• Topic: Antiquarian & Rare

17 Matches Found.

Basel: Jean Christ, 1740.

Language: French. Handsome in the original leather and endpapers with several woodcut ornaments. Pages bear scattered foxing throughout and some dust staining verging to age toning despite the red-tinted block edges; there is also a number penned at the top of the final endpaper, but no other owners' marks. The... more

Price: $600.00

New York: A. S. Barnes & Company, 1872.

Pages clean except for a prior owner's name on the front free endpaper, one glue stain at each of the two fixed endpapers, some splitting and an abrasion at the front hinge, scattered foxing, and modest margin toning throughout; binding remains square and secure, full leather cover showing some fading... more

Price: $35.00

Paris: Glady Freres Editeurs, 1875.

Language: French. No owners' marks; pages are clean, though there is some scattered foxing, as well as a tap at the top right corner of pp. 153-174 which has caused some wrinkling in margins; binding is square and tight; the hard cover is bright and clean and attractive, with only... more

Price: $250.00

Paris: Librairie Militaire de J. Dumaine, 1845.

Language: French. A prior owner or perhaps the publisher has corrected a sentence on p. 160; no other owners' marks; the pages are foxed, palely but frequently, throughout, and there is a slight ripple through the page block, otherwise clean and intact; the binding is square and tight; there are... more

Price: $250.00

New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885.

Two volumes (published in 1885 and 1886), each with tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait and marbled page block edges, newly rebound in blind-tooled full calf with the original marbled endpapers and spine labels reapplied. The labels bear a little wear - one dark spot on the volume band of the second book,... more

Price: $1,200.00

Paris: E. Dentu, Editeur, Libraire de la Societe des Gens de Lettres, 1864.

Language: French. Prior owners' names are penned on the second page, the title page, and page 165, nine small margin marks, and one soulignement; pages are also foxed and bear occasional water staining in the margins. The book has been rebound, with the original spine plate reaffixed; there is already... more

Price: $300.00

Berlin: Winckelmann & Söhne, 1856.

Language: German. Pages remain bright, though foxed throughout and bearing three owners' names on the reverse of the frontispiece; binding is square and tight, though with an internal repair fixing the bound edge of the front free endpaper to the following (blank) page. Full black cloth cover bears a few... more

Price: $200.00

New York: John Lane Company, 1898.

Pages bright and clean except for a few small handling prints to the initial leaves, toning at the endpapers, and a touch of dust staining along the head edges; binding square and secure, full blue cloth turned inward at corners and spine ends with some small spots of fraying just... more

Price: $450.00

Paris: Manzi, Joyant, 1906.

Language: French. There is a prior owner's stamp and signature on the first (blank) page and another small stamp on the half-title; some noticeable foxing on the first and final signatures, otherwise pages are clean and neatly preserved. The signatures remain securely stitched, if the first two are starting to... more

Price: $75.00

Paris: Ernest Flammarion, Libraire-Editeur, 1904.

Language: French. No owners' marks; the top page block edge bears some dust-spotting, and the page edges are toned from age, otherwise clean; binding is somewhat relaxed, but secure; the spine is slightly canted and creased beneath the cloth, and there is rub-through along the top and bottom edges of... more

Price: $175.00

London: A. Bettesworth, J. Pemberton, and E. Symon, 1728.

A prior owner's plate at the front fixed endpaper shows the arms of the Cholmondeley family quartered with another, then the name of Nathan Cholmley, Esquire; a later plate gives the name of John W. McReynolds, a Dallas oil tycoon. The (original) endpapers are both splitting with cord showing and... more

Price: $2,500.00

London: B. Alsop & T. Fawcet, 1639.

Full original calf, with both fixed endpapers freed from the boards but still attached to the page block; the front hinge is now covered by the large bookplate of Hugh Cecil Lowther, Fifth Earl of Lonsdale, accompanied but not obscured by a small, penned note and the plate of Dallas... more

Price: $4,000.00

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1886.

Pages clean except for a prior owner's name on front and final pastedowns and some modest age-toning in the margins throughout; square binding, full textured cloth cover faded moderately along the spine, frayed with small material loss at both spine ends and at all free corners, lightly scuffed along spine... more

Price: $50.00

Milano: Nella Stamperia del Giornale Italico, 1803.

Signed by both authors opposite the index. Language: Italian. There is a prior owner's name written on the top left corner of the front endpaper, as well as an attached bookplate; there is also a small stamp on the title page; no other owners' marks. The pages are considerably rippled,... more

Price: $1,500.00

Hartford: American Publishing Company, 1870.

Though bearing prior owners' notations, it is worthwhile to note that the stamp at the first (blank) page is that of Cassius M. Clay, then of Mexico, Missouri, prior to his career as an abolitionist and statesman, with the inscription of his father, Green Clay, at the title page, dated... more

Price: $1,000.00

Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1869.

Pages crisp and clean except for some chipping around a printer's excess on page 487, lightly scattered spotting in the margins, and some corner folds. Binding is mildly relaxed, with a small split at the front hinge, but remains secure; leather spine bears short surface scuffs and modest rubbing at... more

Price: $35.00

Paris: Ed. Rouvevre & G. Blond, 1884.

Language: French. Pages are crisp and clean except for occasional foxing, two shallow brown spots on the foreedge, and gentle toning in the margins; binding is square and tight; half-leather cover bears some surface scratching to the marbled paper front and rear and a little scuffing along the exterior edges,... more

Price: $200.00

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