Category: Old & Curious


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My Faith Looks Up to Thee

By: Palmer, Ray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Lee and Shepard: 1884

Seller ID: 0056223

Condition: Very Good Minus

Cloth is frayed at extremities. Black and gilt decorations. Small moisture stain at the corner of ffep and first page. All edges gilt. Many engravings. View more info

Letters, written by the late Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin; and Several of His Friends. From the Year 1703 to 1740 [1742].

By: Swift, Jonathan

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, T. Davies, C. Bathurst et al.: 1768

Edition: Sixth Edition/New Edition

Seller ID: 0056564

Condition: See Description

Volumes 1-3 (sixth edititon) printed in 1768, with notes by John Hawkesworth and covers the years through 1740. Printed for T. Davies, et al. Volumes 4-6 (new edition, corrected) printed in 1775, collected and revised by Deane Swift covers the years through 1742. Printed for C. Bathurst et al. All volumes have had the volume numbers on the spine removed. V. 1 & 3 have cracked leather at the joints, V. 2 has wormhole not affecting text and joint is cracked. V. 4 has cracked joint. V. 5 has cracked joint with leather starting to peel. V. 6 has half of title on spine missing. (see photo) View more info

Aminta Favola Boscareccia

By: Tasso, Torquato

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Parigi, Marcello Prault: 1768

Seller ID: 0056482

Condition: See Description

Some wear to leather at extremities and some gilt lettering worn off. All edges gilt, gilt decorations. Ribbon for marking place still intact. Blue endpapers. Previous owner's name dated 1772. Text in Italian. View more info

La Secchia Rapita Di Alessandro Tassoni

By: Tassoni, Alessandro

Price: $240.00

Publisher: Parigi, Marcello Prault: 1768

Seller ID: 0056566

Condition: See Description

Wear to extremities and some loss of gilt decoration. Unusual blue endpapers. All edged gilt. Evidence of a tiny amount of insect damage at the joint and inside gutter. Text in Italian. View more info

Sophie's Troubles

By: The Countess De Segur

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, P. J. Kenedy & Sons: 1889

Seller ID: 0056815

Condition: Very Good Minus

Light wear to extremities with some soiling of edges. One pinhead sized stain on cover. Binding is solid and square. Translated from the French by P. P. S. 48 illustrations. View more info

Image for The Land of Enchantment from Pike's Peak to the Pacific

The Land of Enchantment from Pike's Peak to the Pacific

By: Whiting, Lilian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050771

Condition: Very Good (see condition)

Light wear to extremities with fraying at two corners. Gift inscription. Top edge gilt, other edges deckled. Gilt decorations to cover. 34 photographic illustrations. View more info