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The Library of Oratory Ancient and Modern with Critical Studies of the World's Great Orators by Eminent Essayists 15 Volumes

By: Depew, Chauncey M.

Price: $164.16

Publisher: New York / Chicago, E.R. Du Mont: 1902

Seller ID: 109043

ISBN: B000MFNTME

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Refurbished by Edward F. Gruver Co. Book Binder, Washington, DC. Binding completely wrapped in dark red faux leather with gold spinal decor. Red marbled hinges professionally reinforced with red cloth tape. Top page end gold gilt rubbed off. View more info

Ricordi (Biblioteca Universale Rizzoli 303-304)

By: Guicciardini, Francesco

Price: $12.72

Publisher: Milano, Italy, Rizzoli: 1951

Seller ID: 84843

ISBN: B000J0BXP2

Condition: Very Good


In Italian. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 138 pages. Maxims and reflections of Guicciardini. Francesco Guicciardini (1483-1540) was an Italian historian and statesman. A friend and critic of Niccolo Machiavelli, he is considered one of the major political writers of the Italian Renaissance. Guicciardini is considered as the Father of Modern History, due to his use of government documents to verify his 'History of Italy.' View more info

The Constellation: or, A Selection of Eloquent and Interesting Passages, chiefly intended to Form and Improve the Taste of Youth

By: Johnson, Samuel; Edmund Burke; Et Al.)

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Edinburgh, UK, Printed by Andrew Balfour: 1815

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 98581

ISBN: B00G5KW5PM

Condition: Very Good


Brown leather spine and board tips, marble paper boards. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 276 pages. 'Almost all the collections, however, that we have seen, are nearly altogether, if not wholly, composed of those effusions of genius which adorned an earlier period of the literary history of our country. It has, on this account, been the object of the Editors of the Constellation, almost exclusively; to confine this Selection to passages from more recent writer... View more info

Orators of America Part I (The World's Orators) Volume 8

By: Lee, Guy Carleton

Price: $18.19

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1902

Seller ID: 117559

ISBN: xxxxxxxxx7

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 336 pages. View more info

Orators of America Part III (The World's Orators) Volume 10

By: Lee, Guy Carleton (Editor); Horatio Collins King (Collaborator)

Price: $18.19

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1902

Seller ID: 117561

ISBN: B001C1ETNK

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Title page reinforced with tape. 351 pages. View more info

Orators of Ancient Rome: The World's Orators Volume 2

By: Lee, Guy Carleton (editor-in-chief)

Price: $10.94

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1901

Seller ID: 117563

ISBN: B00LNPA7TA

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. Front board stained. 312 pages. View more info

Bulls, Ancient, and Modern

By: Percy, J.C.

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Dublin / London, Mecredy, Percy & Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 99084

ISBN: B003L6XW6Y

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth, gold lettering. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Cloth lightly frayed at spine ends. Hinges good, no foxing. Previous owner name. 147 pages. A collection of notable Irish and English bulls. Bull: A self-contradictory proposition; in modern use, an expression containing a manifest contradiction in terms and involving a ludicrous inconsistency, unperceived by the speaker. 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

Dictionary of Shakespearian Quotations: Exhibiting the Most Forcible Passages Illustrative of the Various Passions, Affections and Emotions of the Human Mind

By: Shakespeare, William

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, F. Bell: 1856

Seller ID: 117209

ISBN: B000857J42

Condition: Good+


Blue blindstamped cloth, gold decor. Moderate general wear. Binding worn at spine ends and board tips. 418 pages. View more info

Tapestries

By: Wilhelmina Stitch

Price: $114.86

Publisher: London, UK, Methuen: 1934

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 119797

ISBN: 0825864879

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 64 pages. View more info