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A History of the Book in America, Volume 1: The Colonial Book in the Atlantic World

By: Amory, Hugh (Editor); Hall, David D. (Editor)

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120736

ISBN: 0521482569

Condition: Good+


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Andover Newton Theological School closing its doors. Has library markings, but binding, hinges, text pages all in excellent conditon! 656 pages. View more info

50 Books in the Collection of the Boston Athenaeum

By: Armstrong, Rodney

Price: $23.21

Publisher: Boston Athenaeum Library: 1994

Seller ID: 98145

ISBN: B00G5KYOQA

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 140 pages. View more info

Homage of Eminent Persons to the Book. There Is But One Book - the Bible

By: Bailey, Samuel W. (Compiler)

Price: $53.81

Publisher: New York, NY, Rand, Avery & Frye: 1871

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118837

ISBN: B00E6S6ZP6

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 128 pages. 'If this little book shall beget an increased interest in the Bible, and a greater practical reverence for its teachings; if it shall prevail to silence cavillers, or to fortify its readers against their malign sophistries and quibbles; and if it shall prove to be an antidote, however feeble, to the present excessive taste for works of fiction, by fostering an opposite one for wholesome and vital truths, - it will achieve ends ... View more info

The Officina Bodoni, Montagnola, Verona: Books Printed By Giovanni Mardersteig on the Hand Press, 1923-1977

By: Barr, John

Price: $19.15

Publisher: The British Library: 1978

Seller ID: 120549

ISBN: 0714103985

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. View more info

Elmer Adler in the World of Books. Reminisences

By: Bennett, Paul A., Editor

Price: $7.75

Publisher: The Grolier Club: 1964

Seller ID: 94870

ISBN: B000M1FMYG

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 114 pages. View more info

A History of Book Illustration: the Illuminated Manuscript and the Printed Book

By: Bland, David

Price: $27.31

Publisher: London, UK, Faber and Faber: 1958

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119368

ISBN: B002AGD7NY

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has edge wear, medium tears, missing chips. Has bookplate. 448 pages. View more info

Paul Revere's Engravings

By: Brigham, Clarence S.

Price: $25.03

Publisher: Worcester, MA, American Antiquarian Society: 1954

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 112393

ISBN: B00136AY06

Condition: Good


1st Printing. Moderate general wear. Jacket has edge wear, long tears, missing chips, separated at spine, taped. 181 pages. View more info

Tresors De La Bibliotheque Du Commandant Paul-Louis Weiller: [Vente A  Paris, Drouot-Richelieu, Lundi 30 Novembre 1998]

By: BUFFETAUD (FIRM) LAURIN GUILLOUX

Price: $12.30

Publisher: Laurin-Guilloux-Buffetaud: 1998

Seller ID: 87573

ISBN: B0000EI19A

Condition: Fine


Important auction catalog of medieval illuminated prayer books and books of hours. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Minor paperclip imprint on 2 pages. 167 pages. View more info

The Print Collector's Quarterly 1911-1937 Volumes 1 to 24 (Partial) 46 Issues

By: Carrington, Fitzroy; Campbell Dodgson; Alfred Fowler

Price: $410.40

Publisher: Print Collector's Quarterly: 1911

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 101710

ISBN: B01BGW1U36

Condition: Good+


1st Printing. 46 individual issues. Moderate general wear. 1911 to 1937. Vol. 1 No. 2,3. Vol. 2 No. 2. Vol. 3 No. 4. Vol. 4 No. 1,3,4. Vol. 5 No. all four. Vol. 6 No. all four. Vol. 7 No. 2,3,4. Vol. 8 No. all four. Vol. 9 No. 2. Vol. 10 No. all four. Vol. 12 No. all four. Vol. 13 No. 3. Vol. 14 No. 2. Vol. 16 No. 2,3,4. Vol. 21 No. 1,2,4. Vol. 22 No. 2,3,4. Vol. 23 No. 1. Vol. 24 No. 1,2. View more info

A Brief Description of the Chamberlain Collection of Autographs Now Deposited in the Public Library of the City of Boston

By: Chamberlain, Mellen; Boston Public Library Staff

Price: $82.03

Publisher: Boston Public Library Trustees: 1897

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 73074

ISBN: B000WH68VQ

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Deep red leather spine with gold lettering and lines. Boards covered with brown-toned (green specks) puddingstone motif paper. Light general wear. 63 pages. View more info

Motif-Index of the Cuentos of Juan Timoneda.

By: Childers, J. Wesley

Price: $13.68

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1948

Seller ID: 120874

ISBN: B003XGBLMY

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 58 pages. View more info

Christopher Plantin

By: Clair, Colin

Price: $45.55

Publisher: London, UK, Cassell: 1960

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120540

ISBN: B000RERZ0C

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 302 pages. View more info

The Farnese Hours: The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York

By: Clovio, Giulio Smith, Webster, ; Catholic Church. ; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Price: $62.93

Publisher: New York, NY, G. Braziller: 1976

Seller ID: 120544

ISBN: B00200PKSA

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! In original shrinkwrap! With slipcover. Facsimile edition. View more info

Bibliotheca Corviniana: The Library of King Matthias Corvinus of Hungary

By: Csapodi, Csaba

Price: $38.26

Publisher: New York, NY, Frederick A. Praeger: 1969

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120886

ISBN: B000M3NQ74

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 398 pages. View more info

Book Typography 1815-1965. In Europe and the United States of America.

By: Day, Kenneth.

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120867

ISBN: B001154GJE

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 401 pages. View more info

Woodcuts of Albrecht Durer

By: DURER, Albrecht

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Penguin: 1948

Seller ID: 109456

ISBN: B000GZDWUY

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner gift notation. 111 pages. View more info

The Art Of The Book. Some Record Of Work Carried Out In Europe And The U.S.A. 1939 - 1950.

By: Ede, Charles (Editor)

Price: $20.93

Publisher: Studio Publications: 1951

Seller ID: 106929

ISBN: B0000CHZHW

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 214 pages. View more info

In Praise of Books [by Ralph Waldo Emerson]: A Vade Mecum for Book-Lovers, By Nearly One Hundred and Fifty Great Authors from Socrates to Emerson

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; John Lubbock; J.L. Perkins (Editor)

Price: $44.69

Publisher: New York, NY, Perkins Book Company: 1901

Inscription: Signed by Editor on Title page with Greeting ,

Seller ID: 118179

ISBN: B016SHT74S

Condition: Fine


Signed by Editor on Title page with Greeting, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 117 pages. In Praise of Books by Ralph Waldo Emerson. A Song of Books and The Choice of Books by Sir John Lubbock. With150 authors quotes on books. View more info

Fallodon Papers

By: Fallodon, Viscount Edward Grey Of; Robert Gibbings (Illust.)

Price: $14.59

Publisher: London, UK, Constable & Co: 1926

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119385

ISBN: B00086FK56

Condition: Good+


With illustrations by Robert Gibbings. Moderate general wear. Foxing at preliinary and ending pages. 169 pages. View more info

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Bibliotheque De M. Lucien Gougy Ancien Libraire. 1. Partie. 2 Partie. 3 Partie

By: Gougy, Lucien; Barthou, Louis

Price: $136.80

Publisher: Paris, France, Bescombes, Blaizot & Fils, Giraud-Badin: 1934

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 86333

ISBN: B0081EWH12

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Catalog 1, 2 and 3 expertly rebound in blue cloth boards, red spine label, gold lettering, top page edges gold gilt. 237, 123, 117 pages. Massive catalogs for 1934 estate auction sales of Parisian bookseller Lucien Gougy's library, at Hotel Drouot, Paris. Illustrated with 107 rare book photoplates. Monsieur Lucien Gougy's left bank bookshop occupied the first floor of an ancient corner building at the southern end of the Pont Neuf, and was known as 1, Quai ... View more info

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Fabulous Fonts: A Knowledge Cards Deck of Classic Type Design

By: Headley, Gwyn; Pomegranate

Price: $59.19

Publisher: Pomegranate: 2003

Seller ID: 101002

ISBN: 0764917498

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. View more info

Catalog of the Gardiner Greene Hubbard. Collection of Engravings presented to the library of Congress by... Compiled by Arthur Jeffrey Parsons

By: Hubbard, Gardiner Greene

Price: $205.20

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1905

Seller ID: 113727

ISBN: B01N4BB790

Condition: Near Fine


Brown leather, grey boards, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Bottom of leather spine has only a few missing chips. Binding fine, hinges fine, all pages fine. 517 pages. With 12 plates, 10 of which are in the book. Contents: Prefatory Note. The Gift. Sketch of Gardiner Greene Hubbard. Abbreviations and Authorities. Catalog of Engravers (Alphabetically Arranged). Original Drawings. Index of Engravers (Chronologically Arranged by Schools). Index of Artists. P... View more info

Ukrainian Incunabula, Manuscripts, Early Printed and Rare Books

By: Kilgour, Bayard L.

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Houghton Library: 1970

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110835

ISBN: B01APD6U6O

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 39 pages. View more info

Die Kunst Gutenbergs

By: KLEUKENS, CHR.H.

Price: $44.69

Publisher: Mainz, Germany, Mainzer Presse: 1951

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120865

ISBN: B002BKR5IM

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Signed by calligrapher Howard Glasser. 61 pages. View more info

Book auctions in England in the seventeenth century (1676-1700) with a chronological list of the book auctions of the period.

By: LAWLER, JOHN.

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Elliot Stock: 1898

Seller ID: 101626

ISBN: B000OK252W

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 241 pages. View more info

The First Twenty-Five Years of the Beehive Press

By: Libraries, The University Of Georgia; The Beehive Foundati Boston Public Library

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Boston Public Library, Univ.of Georgia, Beehive Foundation: 1995

Seller ID: 85437

ISBN: B000YSUF76

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 48 pages. View more info

Luther 1483 - 1983 An Exhibition at the Houghton Library

By: Library, Harvard College

Price: $8.31

Publisher: The Harvard College Library: 1983

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110833

ISBN: B000H8238C

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 84 pages. View more info

Observations on the Mystery of Print and the Work of Johann Gutenberg

By: Llon, Hendrik Willem Van; Illustrator-By The Author

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Book Manufacturers Institute: 1937

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110555

ISBN: B001SJIO4G

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 45 pages. View more info

Wood Type and Printing Collectibles

By: Long, Robert P.

Price: $177.84

Publisher: East Meadow, NY, Robert Long Publisher: 1980

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120511

ISBN: 0960006400

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 104 pages. View more info

A Glossary of Printing & Paper Terms

By: Mead Paper

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Dayton, OH, The Mead Corporation: 1995

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117447

ISBN: B000J015SC

Condition: Very Fine


Limited edition. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 63 pages. View more info

English Printed Books: With 8 Plates in Colour and 21 Illustrations in Black & White (Britain in Pictures Series)

By: Meynell, Francis

Price: $7.75

Publisher: London, UK, Collins: 1948

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 87566

ISBN: B002BAAB6U

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 48 pages. View more info

Four Centuries of Fine Printing : One Hundred and Ninety-Two Facsimiles of Pages from Books Printed at Presses Established Between 1465 and 1924.

By: Morison, Stanley

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 1960

Seller ID: 102094

ISBN: B0016OEZNC

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 254 pages. View more info

Early Italian Writing-Books: Renaissance to Baroque

By: Morison, Stanley; Nicolas Barker (Editor)

Price: $30.05

Publisher: David R Godine: 1990

Seller ID: 120991

ISBN: 0879238801

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 222 pages. View more info

Portrait of an Obsession

By: Munby, A. N. L.

Price: $24.39

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1967

Seller ID: 116329

ISBN: B000P0R2F6

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. 278 pages. View more info

Krasne Pismo Ve Vyvoji Latinky. In 2 Volumes (Czech Edition)

By: Muzika, Frantisek

Price: $168.72

Publisher: Praha, Czechoslovakia, Statni Nakladatelstvi: 1958

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120877

ISBN: B003UHPMM6

Condition: Very Good


In Czech. NOT in English. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 658 + 657 pages. History of type design, from Rome to the 20th century. View more info

The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections

By: Newton, A. Edward

Price: $54.67

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown: 1931

Edition: 7th Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author's Son on flypage with Presenta

Seller ID: 115634

ISBN: B00086YHMS

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author's Son on flypage with Presentation notation, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 373 pages. View more info

The Dark Side of the Enlightenment

By: Noonan, F. Thomas

Price: $23.62

Publisher: Harvard University Library: 1984

Seller ID: 83200

ISBN: B0006EGDPQ

Condition: New


No handwriting, no markings. Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 97 pages. Exhibition of plates and title pages calls attention to a neglected aspect of the 18th century, torture, plagues, ignorance, and persecution - the vile world. View more info

A History of Printing in Andover, Massachusetts 1798-1931

By: Paradise, Scott H.

Price: $18.19

Publisher: Andover, MA, The Andover Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120740

ISBN: B001I80BXE

Condition: Good+


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 23 pages. View more info

Plantin's Index Characterum of 1567, Facsimile Reprint with an Introduction.

By: Plantin, Christopher; Mcmurtrie, Douglas C. (Intro.)

Price: $114.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Pynson Printers: 1924

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 120876

ISBN: B0017WP5PA

Condition: Good+


Facsimile reprint. Limited to 300 copies, this is copy number 120. Nice Firm Clean copy ! In good slipcase. Light foxing on preliminary and ending pages. VII + 16 pages. A seven page introduction by Douglas C. McMutrie, followed by the facsimile reprint. An exact facsimile of this unique type specimen known only by the example in the Plantin-Moretus Museum in Antwerp. View more info

A Description of the Merrymount Press, Boston, 1893-1917

By: Press, Merrymount

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Boston, MA, Merrymount Press: 1917

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 118958

ISBN: B0026R8M64

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 24 pages. View more info

Proverbia Communia. a Fifteenth Century Collection of Dutch Proverbs Together with the Low German Version.

By: Richard, Jente

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Indiana University: 1947

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120873

ISBN: B002O94LWI

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 334 pages. View more info

Europe Informed. An Exhibition of Early Books which Acquainted Europe with the East.

By: Rogers, Francis M.

Price: $20.02

Publisher: Harvard College Library: 1966

Seller ID: 110827

ISBN: B000IU2ZFU

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 192 pages. View more info

Books and Bidders: The Adventures of a Bibliophile

By: Rosenbach, A.S.W.

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown: 1927

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 115602

ISBN: B0006DEVPG

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. 311 pages. View more info

Italian Miniatures

By: Salmi, Mario

Price: $22.80

Publisher: New York, NY, Abrams: 1954

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120186

ISBN: B0007DNMQ4

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! No slipcase. 214 pages. View more info

Making a bookplate (How to do it series)

By: Severin, Mark F

Price: $32.83

Publisher: London / New York, The Studio Publications: 1949

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120857

ISBN: B0007IX6ME

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Light general wear. 88 pages. View more info

The Art of New Venetian Bookbinding

By: Spaccamonti, Ugo

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Venezia, Italy, Charta Publishers: 2006

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 109380

ISBN: B0170KQBBE

Condition: Good+


1st Printing. Only 1000 printed. Moderate general wear. 80 pages. View more info

Collector's Choice, A Selection of Books and Manuscripts Given By Harrison D. Horblit To The Harvard College Library

By: Stated, None

Price: $8.97

Publisher: The Houghton Library: 1983

Seller ID: 110836

ISBN: B0012U1BN2

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 45 pages. Rare books in the History of Science. View more info

Incunabula and Americana 1450-1800: A Key to Bibliographical Study.

By: Stillwell,Margaret Bingham

Price: $22.80

Publisher: New York, NY, Cooper Square Publishers: 1961

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 120726

ISBN: B000M0AS5U

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. 483 pages. View more info

A Betu: A Betutortenet es a Korszeru Betumuveszet Rovid Attekintese Volume I (Hungarian Edition)

By: Tibor, Szanto

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary, Akademiai Kiado: 1966

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120878

ISBN: 9630503271

Condition: Good+


In Hungarian. Volume I only, 166 pages. 1 of 1200 printed. Green leather spine, paper boards. Moderate general wear. Leather binding worn at spine, Paper binding worn at board tips. Text paper shiny, complete, very good. 166 pages. View more info

Life, Letters, and Journals of George Ticknor, Vol. II

By: Ticknor, George

Price: $18.15

Publisher: James R. Osgood and Company: 1876

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 102347

ISBN: B000XUJNKA

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 524 pages. View more info

Parnassus Corner: A Life of James T. Fields, Publisher to the Victorians

By: Tryon, Warren S.

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1963

Seller ID: 112302

ISBN: B0007DP9D8

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 445 pages. View more info

Sixteenth-Century Architectural Books From Italy and France

By: Various

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard College Library: 1971

Seller ID: 110838

ISBN: B0012TY2XO

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. View more info