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The Complaint; or Night-Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality. With the Life of the Author.
New York: Published by E. Duyckinck, George Long, Printer, 1813. Frontispiece, 237p., 2 plates. 15 cm. Leather binding with titling in gilt on black morocco spine label. Plates signed by John Scoles. Covers, edges rubbed; head of spine chipped, worn, spine rubbed, label slightly rubbed; foxing. In good condition.
Item #21545
Price: $150.00
Confederate Veteran . Vol. I0 No. 7
Confederate Veteran . Vol. I0 No. 7
Nashville: Confederate Veterans, July, 1902. pp. 292-334., illustrations. 27 cm. Stapled wrappers. Slightly soiled, corners chipped, almost detached, tear in the bottom cover. In good condition.
Item #21680
Price: $40.00
Gems of the Dresden Gallery, comprising the most famous and popular works in the Dresden collection, reproduced in heliotype from the best engravings; with notices of the works and the artists.
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1877. Frontispiece, 105p, 24 plates, including the frontispiece. 36 cm. Green cloth with title in gilt with decorative embossed framed stamped in black, title in gilt on the spine, all edges gilt. Spine ends won, corners skinned, title in pencil on the front free endpaper, foxing; slight tobacco odor. In good condition.
Item #21724
Price: $100.00
Harper's Bazar.
Harper's Bazar.
New York: Harper & Brothers, September, 1906. 24p, frontispiece, pp. 772-864, pp. 25-80. 25 cm. Wrappers. Covers almost detached, spine paper chipped, torn, slightly soiled, chipped, front cover chipped at the tail of the spine, front and back panels are bright. Authors are: An Elderly Woman, Ada Foster Murray, Mary B. Mullett, Grace Hyde Trine, Mary Stewart Cutting, Dorothy Canfield, Lillian Baynes Griffin, Edna Kingsley Wallace, A. T. Ashmore, Flora McDonald Thompson, Martha Cutler, Josephine Grenier, Helen Landon, Nina Almirall, Enid, Inman, Jane Calhoun, Katherine Morse, Anna Croft, Anna Ogden.
Item #21682
Price: $40.00
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
New York: Harper & Brothers, May, 1906. 16p, frontispiece, pp. 388-480, pp. 17-88, illustrations. Wrappers. Top of spine torn impacting front and back covers, foot of spine paper missing, edge tears, chips. In good condition. Authors are: William G. Fitz-Gerald, John Kendrick Bangs, Margarita Spalding Gerry, Marion Foster Washburne, Robert Hichens, A. T. Ashmore, Bertha Damaris Knobe, Martha Cutler, Flora Macdonald Thompson, Ada Foster Murray, Lilian Barton WIlson, Florence Howe Hall, Edith B. Sturgis, Ruth WInton, Marianna Wheeler, Helen Landen, Anna W. Crane, Josephine Greenier, Jean M. Thompson.
Item #21678
Price: $40.00
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
Harper's Bazar. A monthly magazine for women.
New York: Harper & Brothers, May, 1903. 8p, frontispiece, pp. 410-502, pp. 9-76. 25 cm. Wrappers. Covers almost detached, spine paper chipped, torn, front and back panels are bright. Cover art by A. M. Cooper. Authors are: Mary E. Woolley, Harriet Prescott Spofford, Josephine Daskam, Thoedosia Garrison, Louise Fiske Bryson, Elizabeth Robbins Pennell, Edith M. Thomas, Katharine Pyle, William Lighton, A. T. Ashmore, Josephine Grenier, Margaret Hamilton Welch, and Mary Miles West.
Item #21681
Price: $40.00
Historia Universal. Desarrollo de la Humanidad en la Sociedad y el Estado, en la Economía y la vida Espiritual. (10 volumes)
Madrid: Espasa Calpe, 1932-1936. 706p; 740p; 822p; 756p; 708p; 668p; 615p; 718p; 738p; 718p.; illustrations, maps, fold outs; items tipped in, indexed. 27 cm. Uniformly bound in green cloth with gilt decoration on the front cover; darker green spine title boxes with gilt tiling; light reddish top edges. Corners bumped, spine of of one volume flecked, spines slightly faded, one volume more so, few slightly soiled. Overall in very good condition.
Item #21664
Price: $400.00
John E. Semmes: In Memoriam, 1851-1925
[Baltimore: Baltimore Sun, 1925]. Frontispiece, 20 leaves. 26 cm. Black morocco over card with title in gilt on the front cover. Reprint of articles including editorials and memorial services from "the Sun" and "the Evening Sun", May 18, 1925. Bookplate on the front cover pastedown; leather is rubbed, edges and spine chipped. A fair copy.
Item #21698
Price: $20.00
Laws Made and Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Maryland (1833)
Annapolis: Printed by J. Hughes, 1834. Not paginated. 22 cm. Bound in sheep leather with gilt morocco title and date labels on the spine. Joints cracked, covers attached by cords; leather is pulled and scuffed, spine ends worn; foxing. In fair condition.
Item #21544
Price: $65.00
Laws Made and Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Maryland (1837)
Annapolis: Printed by Jeremiah Hughes, 1838. Not paginated. Index by chapter and resolution. 22 cm. Leather covers with decorative border in blind, morocco title and date labels in gilt on the spine. Joints cracked and held by cords; all edges rubbed; bookplate of Orphan Court of Howard District, or, Anne Arundel County; Orphan Court for Howard County in pen on the front cover; foxing. In better than fair condition.
Item #21543
Price: $85.00
Laws Made and Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Maryland (1844)
Annapolis: William M'neir, Printer, 1845. Not paginated. Index by chapter and resolution. 23 cm. Leather covers rebacked with brown binder's tape, morocco spine label with titling in gilt. Hinges reinforced, covers scuffed, corners bumped, foxing. In good condition.
Item #21542
Price: $150.00
Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kansas. Volume 1, 1861-1865.
Leavenworth, Kansas: Bulletin Cooperative Printing Company, 1867. Volume 1: xlviii, fold out, 1109p, vii. 22 cm. Bound in quarter black morocco with black morocco corners; raised bands and titling in gilt on the spine. Typed lettered from S. M. Fox is tipped in preceding the title page, in which he states that the first volume "is the only printed record of the soldiers who were mustered into the service of the United States during the war of the rebellion" from Kansas. Older, former "pension library" copy with spine lables and ink stamps. All edges rubbed, wear to the spine ends and corners, small chip at the top of the front cover joint, prior owner's signatures on the front cover pastedown, one crossed out, old tape repair on the second front fly leaf at the gutter near the bottom edge. Volume 2 was issued in 1870. In very good condition.
Item #21522
Price: $600.00
Short Stories. A monthly magazine of fact and fiction.
Short Stories. A monthly magazine of fact and fiction.
New York: The Short Stories Company, July, 1907. 8p, 128p, 32p., illustrations. 24 cm. Wrappers. Slightly soiled at the edges, chips, edge tears, head of spine torn. In good condition. Stories by: Julia Lawrence Shafter, Ambrose Pratt, Wood Levette Wilson, Paul Bourget, Major W. R. Drury, William Le Queux, Henry W. Kinney, S. Elgar Benet, George A. Kyle, George B. C. Rugg, H. G. Wells, H. A. Armstrong Roberts, Marjorie L. C. Pickthall, and A. T. Quiller-Couch.
Item #21679
Price: $40.00
Sunday Magazine. The Sun. Baltimore, MD. Part 6. Dances of the Nations - Swedish
Sunday Magazine. The Sun. Baltimore, MD. Part 6. Dances of the Nations - Swedish
New York: Associated Sunday Magazines, July 13, 1913. 20p, illustrations, ads. 37 cm. Stapled wrappers. Illustration in color on the front cover by "The Kinneys" depicting a woman in period Swedish costume. Articles include, "The Price Women Pay," by A Social Promoter, "The Follow-up," by Frank Barkley Copely, "Gladys in a Double Bill," by Sewell Ford, "Just Wax," by Vera Edmondson, a two page illustration by James Montgomery Flagg, "Torn Across," by Henry Kitchell Webster. Fore edge closed tear in first three pages, short piece of thick gray tape on the spine with minor impact on the illustration, one front cover corner chipped, few short edge tears on other pages. Troy Sylvanus Kinney (1871-1938) and his colaborator and wife, Margaret West Kinney (1872-1952), were premier illustrators of the early twentieth century, creating illustrations for books, music scores, and magazine covers. Surprisingly in very good condition.
Item #21683
Price: $150.00
Edward Sheriff Curtis, 1868 - 1952
New York: Taschen, 1999. Frontispiece, 255p, illustrations, bibliography. 34 cm. First edition. Greenish paper board with white titling; dust jacket. Small tear in one corner of the jacket; gift inscription on the half title page. an unread copy in near fine condition.
Item #21563
Price: $75.00
A March Past: Reminiscences
Richmond: The Dietz Press, 1938. Frontispiece, viii, (2), 274p, illustrations. 23 cm. Gray cloth covers with titling in gilt on the front cover in decorative gilt ruled framed, titling in gilt on the spine. Corners slightly bumped, edges slightly rubbed, minor foxing on endpapers, several light pencil marks in the margins and text (that almost appears to be editing), penciled notes and page numbers on the front free endpaper, prior owner's neat signature on the front free endpaper. In very good condition.
Item #21729
Price: $75.00
Illustration: Noël 1949. N°216. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
Illustration: Noël 1949. N°216
Paris: L'Illustration, 3 Decembre 1949. A grand issue, typical of the holiday number with illustrations in color reproducing the works of several artists mounted on card, followed by a piece on ballet including a reproduction in color mounted on card by Degas, concluding with Gastronomie De Noël. Foot of spine chipped, corner creases. In very good condition.
Item #21674
Price: $85.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme, le Tourisme a l'Exposition la Gastronomie. N°4935. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme, le Tourisme a l'Exposition la Gastronomie. N°4935
Paris: L'Illustration, 2 Octobre 1937. Folio. Wrappers. Spine chipped at the foot, two pages separated with loss of content in one small illustration, two other pages separated with small loss of text. Several illustrations in color, many in black and white in text. A very bright cover. In good condition only.
Item #21666
Price: $50.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme,. N°4518. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme,. N°4518
Paris: L'Illustration, 5 Octobre 1929. Folio. Wrappers. Covers are detached, portion of spine missing at the foot, few edge creases, short tears, corners bumped. Many illustrations, in color, tipped in, in text, one framed on card with gilt and black borders; photographs reproduced, map. Terrific illustration of "L'Automobile Utilitaire S'Impose Partout." In good condition only.
Item #21665
Price: $45.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4205. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4205
Paris: L'Illustration, 6 Octobre 1923. Folio. Wrappers. Spine torn at the foot, short tears in the fore edge of the front cover. Several illustrations in color including two full page illustrations after L. Sattier paintings of "Un grand circuit automobile en 1923," and "Apres le circuit: la colonne des automobilistes sur chemin du retour." Six full page color illustrations of automobiles. Reproductions of photographs, maps. A very bright cover. In very good condition.
Item #21667
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4257. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile et le Tourisme. N°4257
Paris: L'Illustration, 4 Octobre 1924. Folio. Textured card wrappers. Spine torn at the head. Fabulous front cover illustration of a water color painting by E. A. Mossa." Several illustrations in color including two full page illustrations after paintings by L. Sattier "Tete a Tete," and "Hier et Aujoud'hui." Full page color illustration of a 40 CV Renault. Reproductions of photographs, maps, tipped in illustration, one mounted on card. A very bright cover. In very good condition.
Item #21668
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: L'Automobile. N°4988. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: L'Automobile. N°4988
Paris: L'Illustration, 8 Octobre 1938. Folio. Wrappers. Spine torn at the head and foot, small chip in fore edge of front cover, few page separations resulting in small portions of loss in content. Fabulous front cover illustration after a water color painting by Geo Ham." Several illustrations in color. Reproductions of photographs, full page and in text. A a special number with the title page depicting a photograph from the Munich Conference, but no masthead, lacking the usual cover titling, and including 12 pages devoted to the conference. A very bright cover. In better than good condition.
Item #21669
Price: $60.00
L'Illustration: La Maison. N°4491. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: La Maison. N°4491
Paris: L'Illustration, 30 March 1929. Folio. Wrappers. Spine torn at the foot, covers detached. Fabulous front cover illustration after a water color painting by H. Rapin." Several illustrations in color. Reproductions of photographs, full page and in text. House plans. A plan in color of the garden Cachan. A very bright cover. In better than good condition.
Item #21670
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: Le Palais De La Societe Des Nations. N°4963. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: Le Palais De La Societe Des Nations. N°4963
Paris: L'Illustration, 16 Avril 1938. Folio. Supplement. The focus of the issue is Le Palais de la Societe des Nations, located in Geneva and home to the United Nations. It was completed in 1938. The supplement includes photographs of its construction and furnishing. The second is the growing global conflict. In very good condition.
Item #21672
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: Le Salon. N°4967. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: Le Salon. N°4967
Paris: L'Illustration, 14 Mai 1938. Works of several artists reproduced in black and white illustrations, followed by La Parade Italienne Devant Le Fuhrer, and other articles. Spine chipped, torn; two tears in the front cover, covers detached. A better than fair copy.
Item #21675
Price: $25.00
L'Illustration: Les Fêtes De Reims. N°4976. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: Les Fêtes De Reims. N°4976
Paris: L'Illustration, 16 Juillet 1938. Wrappers. Spine torn at the foot, and head, one corner chipped. The focus of the issue is the restoration of the Cathedrale de Reims with illustrations in color and lack and white photographs documenting its architectural details. The second focus is the growing global conflict. Illustrations in color are part of "Voyage a Travers les Vignes et les Caves de Champagne." In very good condition.
Item #21671
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: Noël 1938. N°4996. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: Noël 1938. N°4996
Paris: L'Illustration, 3 Decembre 1938. The Argument, in English, precedes the title page and provides details of the cover illustration, the design of the summary, and brief articles on the content of the issue: The Mirror of Baghdad; English Art; The Dazzled Poet; The Secret of the Waters; Escape to Indo-China; Don Juan; In the Land of the Tuareg; and Goya. What follows are several magnificent pages in the Summary with borders that are inspired by the illuminations in the Mirror of Baghdad, followed by several reproductions of famous English artists mounted on card with gilt frames; the watercolor art of Jean A. Mercier is reproduced to illustrated the story of The Dazzled Poet by Aberic Cahuet, and much more to finish out this grand Christmas issue. Corner creases on front cover; covers detached. In good condition.
Item #21676
Price: $75.00
L'Illustration: Noël 1939. N°5050. Louis Baschet, ed Gaston Sorbets.
L'Illustration: Noël 1939. N°5050
Paris: L'Illustration, 16 Decembre 1939. Portraits in color of the leaders of France's military are tipped in on card with gilt frames. Cezanne is featured with several illustrations in color of his work tipped in on card, followed by Aux Beaux Jours De La Tapisserie with several illustrations in color, then illustrations in color of the work of Marie Laurencin, and finally, the growing global conflict. Front cover slightly rubbed, two small stains, creases; still, in very good condition.
Item #21673
Price: $85.00
The Jesuit Missions of St. Mary's County Maryland. Sponsored by the St. Mary's County Bicentennial Commission
Abell, Maryland: Edwin Warfield Beitzell, 1976. 422p, illustrations, facsimiles, index. 29 cm. Second edition, first published in 1960, revised and updated in 1975. Red cloth with gilt titling on the front cover and spine; map of St. Mary's county on the endpapers; dust jacket. Former historical society copy with spine label on jacket spine, bookplate on the front cover pastedown, bottom corners of covers bumped, jacket has short edge tears, corner tear, slightly soiled. A very good copy in a very good jacket.
Item #21717
Price: $150.00
Charles Joseph Bonaparte: His Life and Public Services
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. Frontispiece, 304p, illustrations, facsimile. 21 cm. Blue cloth with titling in gilt; dust jacket. Former historical society copy with bookplate on the front cover pastedown, slight evidence of label removed from spine; jacket spine has darkened, chipped, short edge tears. A near fine copy in a good jacket.
Item #21740
Price: $125.00


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