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50 Books in the Collection of the Boston Athenaeum

By: Armstrong, Rodney

Price: $23.26

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

Genius in Sunshine and Shadow

By: Ballou, Maturin M.

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor & Fields: 1887

Seller ID: 122078

ISBN: B001E1R1B0

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 309 pages. View more info

Fifty Books of 2014 / Fifty Covers of 2014

By: Bell, Eugenia; Dave Eggers (Intro.)

Price: $26.40

Publisher: New York, NY, The Design Observer Group: 2014

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115652

ISBN: 0996337016

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 205 + 108 pages. View more info

Change and continuity in the Harvard Yard: The Nathan Marsh Pusey Library

By: Bryant, Rene Kuhn

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Harvard College Library: 1976

Seller ID: 110837

ISBN: B0006XFKZ6

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 46 pages. View more info

The Library: A World History

By: Campbell, James W. P.; Pryce, Will (Photographer)

Price: $60.86

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 2013

Seller ID: 110290

ISBN: 022609281X

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 320 pages. 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: $36.43

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

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: $9.07

Publisher: Studio Publications: 1951

Seller ID: 106929

ISBN: B0000CHZHW

Condition: Very Good


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

Three Elizabethan Pamphlets (Select Biographies Reprint)

By: Greene, Robert; Nash, Thomas; Dekker, Thomas; Hibbard, G. R. (Editor)

Price: $71.79

Publisher: Freeport, NY, Books for Libraries: 1969

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 112704

ISBN: 0836950348

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 244 pages. View more info

Concordance to Byron's Don Juan (Cornell Concordances)

By: Hagelman, Charles W.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 109274

ISBN: 0801401690

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 981 pages. View more info

Haydn's Dictionary of Dates and Universal Information Relating to All Ages and Nations

By: Haydn, Joseph; Vincent, Benjamin

Price: $16.37

Publisher: New York, NY, Dover Publications Inc.: 1969

Seller ID: 119303

ISBN: 0486223264

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. 1614 pages. View more info

A Perspicacious Tenure: Suzanne Boorsch at Yale. Essays by Colleagues, Friends, Former Students, and Fellows Celebrating Seventeen Years of Purchases

By: Hodermarsky, Elisabeth (Editor)

Price: $22.80

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Art Gallery: 2018

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 123439

ISBN: xxxxxxx280

Condition: Very Fine


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! In original shrinkwrap! View more info

The First Sixty Years of the Milton Public Library 1870-1931

By: Kidder, Nathaniel Thayer

Price: $16.42

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1932

Seller ID: 101377

ISBN: B009G86NAS

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 166 pages. 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

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Bibliotheca Classica or a Dictionary of All the Principal Names and Terms Relating to the Geography, Topography, History, Literature, and Mythology of Antiquity and of the Ancients: With a Chronologic

By: Lempriere, J.; Lorenzo L. Da Ponte; John D. Ogilby

Price: $524.40

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1888

Seller ID: 111158

ISBN: B000JBYYTS

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Rebound by Harcourt Bindery in the 20th century by collector. Dark green pebblely cloth with gold lettering on spine. 803 pages. Final edition, 15th American Edition, greatly enlarged in the Historical department. Revised and Corrected, and divided into three parts: Geography, History, Mythology. The best-known work of John Lemprière, an English classical scholar. Edited by various later scholars, the dictionary long remained a readable ... View more info

Recollections of Mr. James Lenox of New York and the Formation of His Library 1886 First Edition

By: Lenox, James; Henry Stevens

Price: $22.80

Publisher: London, UK, Henry Stevens & Son: 1886

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 119354

ISBN: B005QD2VLM

Condition: Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Cream cloth spine and board tips, marbled boards. Moderate general wear. Cloth cracked along spine, glued. 211 pages. View more info

Hours in a Library

By: Leslie Stephen; Jonathan Steinberg (Introduction)

Price: $38.23

Publisher: Folio Society: 1991

Seller ID: 116783

ISBN: B000V6AU08

Condition: New


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 1057 pages. View more info

Luther 1483 - 1983 An Exhibition at the Houghton Library

By: Library, Harvard College

Price: $9.07

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

The Donald Hyde Rooms in the Houghton Library, Harvard University

By: Library, Houghton

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Harvard University: 1977

Seller ID: 110826

ISBN: B0000E9UWF

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 10 pages. View more info

The Houghton Library

By: Library, Houghton

Price: $13.02

Publisher: Harvard College: 1942

Seller ID: 110825

ISBN: B01GOA5NX8

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 27 pages. A special building for the preservation and administration of Harvard's rare books has been erected. To be known as 'The Houghton Library,' the building provides every facility which modern ingenuity has devised for the housing, use, exhibition, and preservation of ancient and sometimes fragile books. View more info

Houghton Library 1942-1967, a Selection of Books and Manuscripts in Harvard Collections

By: Library, Houghton

Price: $12.30

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard College Library: 1967

Seller ID: 111654

ISBN: 0674408500

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has mylar jacket with tears. 255 pages. View more info

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The Library at Night

By: Manguel, Alberto

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Yale University Press: 2009

Seller ID: 117378

ISBN: 0300151306

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 400 pages. View more info

Dedication of the Fogg Library at South Weymouth, Massachusetts September 14, 1898

By: Nourse, Henry S. and Gardner Jones

Price: $27.31

Publisher: H. H. Joy: 1898

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 112437

ISBN: B0076XPWHU

Condition: Good+


1st Printing. Moderate general wear. Top front cover tip creased with minor chip, rear cover has previous owner name. Otherwise, text pages perfect. 45 pages. Includes building plans. View more info

The Hebrew Novel in Czarist Russia

By: Patterson, David

Price: $16.66

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 121691

ISBN: B0000CME8I

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. 316 pages. View more info

The Library of Harvard University: Descriptive and Historical Notes: Fourth Edition

By: Potter, Alfred Claghorn

Price: $18.24

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1934

Edition: 4th Edition.

Seller ID: 110828

ISBN: B00AB259DU

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 186 pages. View more info

Harvard Library Notes Number 29 March 1939

By: Potter, Alfred Claghorn; George Parker Winship; Frederick C. Kilgour; John Perkins Brown

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University: 1939

Seller ID: 110824

ISBN: B01AM1JRR8

Condition: Very Good


Staplebound. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 83 pages. It would appear hardly proper to allow the three hundredth anniversary of the establishment of libraries in British America to pass unnoticed. Since the first American library opened sometime in September, 1638, within a short distance of the present Harry Elkins Widener Memorial Library, and within the hospitable shelter of Harvard College, this issue of the Harvard Library Notes has been d... View more info

Manual for the Arrangement and Description of Archives

By: S. Muller, J.A. Feith and R. Fruin

Price: $136.80

Publisher: New York, NY, H.W. Wilson Company: 1940

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120758

ISBN: B0000CHAVT

Condition: Very Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Andover Newton Theological School closing its doors. Has library markings, but binding, hinges, text pages all in excellent conditon! 225 pages. Drawn up by direction of the Netherlands Association of Archivists. Contents: Foreword. Translator's Preface. Authors' Preface. The Origin and Composition of Archival Depositories. The Arrangement of Archival Documents. The Description of Archival Documents. The Dr... View more info

Handbook of the New Public Library in Boston

By: Small, Herbert

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Curtis and Cameron: 1895

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120056

ISBN: B003ARSZYI

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. Spine covered by clear tape. Front cover worn. All text pages in Very Good condition. xxxii + 78 pages. Contents: The Boston Public Library. Facades. Printers' Marks. Boylston-Street Entrance. Vestibule. Entrance Hall. Periodical Room. Catalogue Room. Grand Staircase. Interior Court. Staircase Corridor. Chavannes Paintings. Bates Hall. Card Catalogue. Pompeian Lobby. Delivery Room. Abbey Paintings. Bookstack. Librarian's Room. Trustees' Room. Venet... 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: $9.07

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