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The Book of the Months, and circle of the seasons ... with twenty-eight illustrations ... from drawings by William Harvey
London: David Bogue, 1844. Frontispiece, 214p, 16pp. ads, illustrations. 17 cm. Bound in publisher's black stamped cloth with an illustration in gilt on the front cover. Corners rounded, slightly skinned; short tears in the joint cloth at the head and tail of the spine; wear to the spine ends; some foxing. In very good condition.
Item #21241
Price: $200.00
Natural History, General and Particular. Translated into the English, illustrated with above three hundred copperplates, and occasional notes and observations by William Smellie. (9 volumes)
London: Printed for A. Straham, and T. Cadell in the Strand, 1791. Volume one: frontispiece, 514p, plates I, II [fold out maps]; volume two: 517p, plates III to X (plate 10 bound at 250-252, instead 450-451); volume three: 524p, plates XI to XXV; volume four: 352p, plates XXI to CII (lacking plate LXXXVI); volume five: 440p, plates CIII to CLXV; volume six: 443p, plates CLXVI to CC; volume seven: 452p, plates CCI to CCLVII; volume eight: 352p, index, plates CCLVIII to CCCI; volume nine: 422p, index, plates CCCII to CCCVII. 21 cm. Uniform contemporary leather bindings with red spine labels in gilt, volume numbers in gilt and gilt rules; gilt edges; all edges yellow. Wear to the spine ends, one headband loose, few others exposed; minor scuffing, few small stains; one bottom free endpaper torn; foxing and dampstains through out. In better than good condition.
Item #21255
Price: $1,200.00
The Book of Nature Laid Open, in a Popular Survey of the Phenomena and Constitution of the Universe, and the Appearances of Nature during each Month of the Year.
London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 1824. Frontispiece, 279p. 18cm. Fifth edition. Three quarter leather and marbled paper boards, title in gilt on the spine. Edges rubbed, non detracting stain on front cover; missing the bottom free endpaper; prior owner's name crossed out on title page; prior owner's signature on the front free endpaper. Contemporary label with prayer on the front cover pastedown. In very good condition.
Item #19293
Price: $150.00
The Riverside Natural History [Salesman's Sample]
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, ca. 1886. unpaginated with plates in color and numerous illustratioins. 27cm. Bound in black morocco. Edges rubbed; occasional foxing; on fore edge tear; still, in very good condition.
Item #8331
Price: $125.00
A Greene Forest. Reprinted from the Edition of 1567 with an introduction by W.H, Davies.
London: The Hesperides Press, 1930. viii, [1], 183p, [1]. 25cm. Green cloth over boards; titling in gilt on the spine; teg. In an edition of 575 copies, this copy is an unnumbered copy printed on Abbey Mills paper. Spine and edges of covers faded; prior owner' s name on the front free endpaper. From the library of renowned scholar of materia meidca,Jerry Stannard and in very good condition.
Item #6496
Price: $60.00
Library of Popular Travels. Walks and Talks of an American Farmer in England. Complete in One Volume.
New York: G. P. Putnam, 1853 (1852). Frontispiece, [1], 247p, 192p. 18cm. Decorative blind stamped blue cloth; titling in gilt on the spine. Appears to be the 1852 edition of 2 volumes bound as one and reissued under the Library of Popular Travels. Corners bumped; spine ends worn; some foxing; still in very good condition.
Item #9103
Price: $150.00
White Mountain Trails. Tales of the Trails to the Summit of Mount Washington and other Summits of the White Hills. With Illustrations from Photographs. Winthrop Packard.
White Mountain Trails. Tales of the Trails to the Summit of Mount Washington and other Summits of the White Hills. With Illustrations from Photographs.
Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1912. Frontis, 311p, illustrations, index. 22cm. First edition. Publisher's green cloth with gilt illustration and titling on the front cover and spine; top edge gilt. Two corners slightly bumped, little wear. A bright, near fine copy.
Item #16064
Price: $125.00
North American Faunas. 1889 - 1918 (Nos. 1 - 48)
Washington DC: GPO. 9 bound volumes. Numerous illustrations, maps. 22cm. Flex brown leather bindings; titling in gilt on the front covers; marbled edges. Wear to the corners and spine ends, especially to the first volume, much less so to the others; still, the set is in very good condition.
Item #9099
Price: $600.00
Nature's Teachings: Human Invention Anticipated by Nature
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1885. Frontispiece, 533p, illustrations, index. 21 cm. Bound in green cloth with titling in gilt, illustrations in gilt and black on the front cover; titling in gilt on the spine. Older former library copy from B'nai B'rith in San Francisco with spine label and library stamps on the front free endpaper and title page, call number on title page in ink that transferred to the tissue guard, library lending rules label on the front cover pastedown. Corners lightly bumped. In very good condition.
Item #21529
Price: $75.00