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21 Gillies, John A View of the Reign of Frederick II of Prussia with a Parallel Between That Prince and Phillip II of Macedon
London A. Strahan & T. Cadell 1789 First Edition Leatherbound Good (see Description) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Binding is broken at hinges but still attached. Full leather, well worn and spine label is missing. End papers are foxed but the text block is clean and solid. 503pp plus one ad. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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22 Guest, Edgar A. What My Religion Means to Me
Chicago Reilly & Lee 1925 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Blue cloth with gilt decoration. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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23 Haile, Ellen The Two Gray Girls and Their Opposite Neighbors
New York Cassell & Company 1880 First Edition Hardcover Good (see Description) No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Kate Greenaway; M. E. Edwards, Et Al 
Gilt and black decorated green cloth with wear at extremities and a couple stains. Paper is lightly browned and starting to crack at hinges. Inscription on ffep dated 1891. 256pp plus 2pp of ads. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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24 Harris, Thomas Bird The Book of Constitution of the Grand Lodge of Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons, of Canada
Hamilton, ON Canada "Spectator" Stream Press 1865 Hardcover See Description No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Very good minus with faded cloth covers, spine cracked in one place, and browning of endpapers. Owner's name on ffep dated 1865. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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25 Herrick, Christine Terhune A-B-C of Housekeeping
New York Harper & Brothers 1915 Hardcover Ex-Library (see description) 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Copyright page shows the letters D-P. Has usual ex-library markings, cracked hinge, slight musty odor. Red cloth. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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26 Hewes, George R. T. [A Bostonian] Traits of the Tea Party Being a Memoir of George R.T.Hewes, one of the last of its survivors with a history of that transaction;reminiscences of the massacre and the siege and other stories of old-times.
New York Harper & Brothers 1835 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Cloth frayed at extremities, split at top half of rear joint. Heavily foxed throughout. Hinge cracked but holding. Inscribed with the name of Sidney Brees, Dover N.J., July 9, 1839. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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27 Israel, Louis Louis Israel's Photographs of Cape Town
Hardcover See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
No date. Red cloth with gilt decoration. 12 accordian style pages with 24 views. Good to poor. Heavy wear at edges, paper cracked at interior of spine. Complete separation at one fold, and other folds are very fragile and some starting to crack. Sold as is, but a little archival reinforcement would make this a wonderful little treasure. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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28 Kingsford, Mary (editor) The Mothers' Monthly Journal, Volume 2
Utica Bennett & Bright 1837 Poor (See Description) Periodical 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
This book is disbound with rear cover completely detached. The best that can be said is that the text block is intact and legible. Contains all 12 issues from 1837. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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29 Livius, Titus The History of Rome (Books I and II), Handy Literal Translations
New York Hinds, Moble & Eldredge Hardcover Very Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Light wear to extremities. Translated by D. Spillan and Cyrus Edmonds. No date but probably late 1800s. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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30 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma II (Florentine Histories)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Insect damage to leather at joints and rear cover. Much of top layer of the leather is missing. Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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31 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma III (Letters, Il Principe, La Vita di Castruccio Castracani, Descrizzione Del Modo Tenuto Dal Duca Valentino)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Some wear to leather. Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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32 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma IV (Discori Vol 1 and II)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Minor wear to leather. Tiny bit of moisture stain to endpapers at gutter. Previous owner's name. Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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33 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma V (Discorsi Vol. III and Arte della Guerra Vol. I,II, III)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Some wear and insect damage to leather. Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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34 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma VI (Arte della Guerra Vol. V, VI, VII; Mandragolia; Clizia; Andria)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Some insect damage to leather and a tiny stain to endpapers at gutter. Binding is solid and interior is clean. Includes one fold-out. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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35 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma VII (Poesie Liriche and Lettere)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Some insect damage to leather and wear to extremities Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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36 Macchiavelli, Niccolo Opere Di Niccolo Macchiavelli Coll'aggiunta Delle Medite Toma VIII (Lettere)
London Appresso Marcello Prault 1768 Full Leather See Description 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Insect damage to leather and wear to extremities Binding is solid and interior is clean. Gilt decoration, marker ribbon, all edges gilt. Text in Italian. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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37 MacGibbon, David The Architecture of Provence and the Riviera
Edinburgh David Douglas 1888 First Edition Hardcover VG- (See Description) No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Minor wear to extremities and minor bumped corners. There is a tiny bit of foxing to a few pages with some small chips from edge of front endpaper. Previous owners name and address in pencil on ffep and small notation in ink on final page. Errata slip tipped in. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Boy Scouts Courageous, Mathiews, Franklin K.
38 Mathiews, Franklin K. The Boy Scouts Courageous
New York Barse & Hopkins 1918 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Wear at extremities, cracked at gutter of title page, two tiny moisture stains at front edge of first few pages, pencil doodling on illustrations, and a couple of interior stains. Three illustrations, one by Norman Rockwell. Green cloth with orange and black pictorial cover and "S" left off "Scouts" in the title. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Van Rensselaers of Old Manhattan, Mills, Waymer Jay
39 Mills, Waymer Jay The Van Rensselaers of Old Manhattan
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1907 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall John Rae 
Minor wear to extremities. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Confessions of a Young Man, Moore, George
40 Moore, George Confessions of a Young Man
New York The Modern Library Reprint Hardcover Very Good - (See Description) Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
There is a small goudge causing tear in the cloth to back cover, otherwise it is very good. Dust jacket is browned, has ledgewear, one tiny chip, and a 1" tear to rear cover. Published sometime in the 1930s. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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