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Paris with Pen and Pencil: Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business, Bartlett, David W.
61 Bartlett, David W. Paris with Pen and Pencil: Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business
New York Hurst & Co. 1880 Hardcover Good No 
New York: Hurst & Co., 1880. Undated, circa 1880. Illustrated in black and white throughout, including prominent French personalities and Parisian architecture. Victorian decorated binding in brown cloth with black and gilt lettering and decoration, 315 pages. The book is in generally good condition with rubbed corners and spine ends, good hinges, heavily foxed endpapers and front pages through to the preface, name in red pencil on front free endpaper, otherwise clean pages with some occasional light foxing, no other names or markings. . Hard Cover. Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Paris: With Pen and Pencil; Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business, Bartlett, David W.
62 Bartlett, David W. Paris: With Pen and Pencil; Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business
New York Hurst & Co. 1888 Hardcover Very Good 
New York: Hurst & Co., 1888. Undated, ca. 1888. Arlington Edition. Illustrated with engravings. Attractive copy in Victorian binding, light olive green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and in black. Extremities lightly rubbed, good hinges, very firm text block, lightly age-toned but clean pages with a name and 1888 date on the front free endpaper, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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63 Baum, Richard By the Wind
Princeton, New Jersey D. Van Nostrand Company 1962 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1962. Stated first edition. Blue cloth with illustrated dustjacket. Covers unevenly faded but with little wear, good hinges, sound text block, very clean pages with no names or other markings. The dustjacket has light rubbing and a scattering of very tiny speckles to the front cover, no chips.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake, 1577-1580, Bawlf, Samuel
64 Bawlf, Samuel The Secret Voyage of Sir Francis Drake, 1577-1580
Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A. Walker & Co 2003 0802714056 / 9780802714053 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Walker & Co, 2003. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in color illustrated dustjacket. Fine condition, firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Castles and Abbeys of England. Volume I, Beattie, William
65 Beattie, William The Castles and Abbeys of England. Volume I
London J. Mortimer; Tilt and Bogue; George Virtue 1842 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
London: J. Mortimer; Tilt and Bogue; George Virtue, 1842. Volume I only of a two-volume set. First edition, 1842. Well-illustrated history and description of various historical buildings in England, with this volume including: Arundel Castle; St. Alban's Abbey; The Palace of Eltham; Rochester Castle; Tewkesbury Abbey; Kenilworth Castle; Waltham Abbey; Carisbrooke Castle; and the beginning of Netley Abbey. Illustrated with several full page tissue-protected engraved plates plus numerous other illustrations within the text. Green boards with green cloth spine, 352 pages. Covers very worn, scratched and chipped, personal library label at base of spine, with splitting along the joints and spine, but with a sound text block, no loosened pages. Internally much better, with some age-toning to the endpapers, clean pages free from chips, tears or markings, some dampstaining to the far upper outside corner of the first and last few pages, not affecting the printed area, some widely scattered faint foxing. Externally fair to poor, internally good to very good.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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66 Beer, Ethel S. Marvelous Greece : An Appreciation of the Country and Its People
New York Walker and Company 1967 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Walker and Company, 1967. First edition. Blue-gray linen-like cloth with gilt spine lettering, map endpapers, 271 pages with index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with lightly rubbed spine ends and corners, sound text block, tiny personal inkstamp on front free endpaper, pages clean with no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with very lightly rubbed edges.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Victorian Myths of the Sea, Behrman, Cynthia Fansler
67 Behrman, Cynthia Fansler Victorian Myths of the Sea
Athens, Ohio USA Ohio University Press 1977 0821403516 / 9780821403518 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Athens, Ohio USA: Ohio University Press, 1977. First edition, 1977. Deep teal linen cloth with white spine lettering, frontis portrait of Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson, 188 pages including index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with very lightly rubbed corners and spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Central Asian Music: Essays in the History of the Music of the Peoples of the U.S.S.R., Beliaev, V. M.
68 Beliaev, V. M. Central Asian Music: Essays in the History of the Music of the Peoples of the U.S.S.R.
Middletown, Connecticut Wesleyan University 1975 0819540838 / 9780819540836 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University, 1975. First edition, 1975, with review slip laid in loosely at the front. Blue cloth, no dustjacket, likely as issued. Very minor bumping to edges of rear cover, otherwise about fine, with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Inner and Middle Temple: Legal, Literary, and Historic Associations, Bellot, Hugh H. L.
69 Bellot, Hugh H. L. The Inner and Middle Temple: Legal, Literary, and Historic Associations
New York James Pott & Co. 1902 First US Edition Hardcover Good No 
New York: James Pott & Co., 1902. First American edition [1904]. Lightly worn, with some internal foxing. Illustrated with full page engravings plus additional engravings throughout the text. Blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Covers rubbed, mainly at the edges, good hinges, sound text block, foxing to outer edges of text block, light foxing to endpapers, occasional light to moderate foxing throughout the the book, brief gift notation on front free endpaper.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Melanges De Litterature et De Politique, Benjamin-Constant
70 Benjamin-Constant Melanges De Litterature et De Politique
Paris Pichon et Didier 1829 Hardcover Good 
Paris: Pichon et Didier, 1829. First edition, 1829. In French. Full speckled calf with brown spine label, gilt ruled spine, marbled endpapers, 8.25" tall, xiv, [2], 483 pages. Covers rubbed at the extremities, minor chipping to spine ends, spine a little dried and crackled but archivally stabilized, joints a little weakened but secure, text block sound, occasional light foxing, mainly toward beginning and end of the book, blanks at beginning and end also foxed, name of Jonathan Phillips dated 1832 on first preliminary blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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Art & Artists of South Africa: An Illustrated Biographical Dictionary and Historical Survey of Painters, Sculptors & Graphic Artists Since 1875, Berman, Esme
71 Berman, Esme Art & Artists of South Africa: An Illustrated Biographical Dictionary and Historical Survey of Painters, Sculptors & Graphic Artists Since 1875
Cape Town, South Africa Balkema 1983 0869611445 / 9780869611449 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Cape Town, South Africa: Balkema, 1983. Updated & enlarged edition, 1983. Comprehensive encyclopedic reference illustrated in both color and in black and white. Dark blue cloth, 11" tall, 545 pages, dustjacket. The book has a tiny frayed area at the bottom of the front cover, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some shelf scuffing and edgewear, a few very tiny edge chips, very little paper loss.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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Albert Schweitzer : Man of Mercy, Berrill, Jacquelyn. Illustrated by the Author with Drawings and Photographs
72 Berrill, Jacquelyn. Illustrated by the Author with Drawings and Photographs Albert Schweitzer : Man of Mercy
New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1956 First Edition Hardcover Good Good 
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1956. First edition [1956] of this biography, with review slip loosely laid in at the front. Lime green cloth with navy and white spine lettering and decoration, 200 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in good condition with gently rubbed extreme perimeters, some very mild surface soil at the spine ends, sound text block good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not corner clipped and is also in good condition, with a chip at the spine bottom, mildly rubbed extreme edges. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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A Pioneer Doctor of Old Japan : The Story of John C. Berry, M.D., Berry, Katherine Fiske
73 Berry, Katherine Fiske A Pioneer Doctor of Old Japan : The Story of John C. Berry, M.D.
New York Fleming H. Revell Company 1940 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Signed
New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1940. First edition, 1940. The story of a New England doctor who lived in Japan in the late ninteenth century, when it was a very closed society highly suspicious of the outside world. Berry and his wife lived in Kobe, Okayama and elsewhere during their two extended stays, during which he helped in removal of the edicts against Christianity, introduced sanitation and modern medical methods, championed prison reform, and established a nurses' training school. Illustrated in black and white. Bright blue cloth printed in gilt, 247 pages, illustrated dustjacket. Inscribed by the author (the doctor's daughter) to a specific person in both English and in Japanese. Some light edgewear, tiny closed tear to spine head, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with some light foxing to some of the plates, no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has some overall fading and light spotting, edgewear and a few corner chips, fairly little paper loss.. Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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South London, Besant, Walter
74 Besant, Walter South London
New York Frederick A. Stokes Company 1898 First Edition Hardcover Fair No 
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1898. First edition, 1898. Includes 120 black and white illustrations. Forest green cloth with gilt cover lettering, heavy gilt publisher's emblem illustrating the bottom front right cover corner, frontispiece with protective tissue, 332 pages with index. The book is in fair condition, with the binding lightly shaken, rubbed and frayed spine ends and corners, very gently rubbed joints, sound text block, good hinges, come neatly made pencil underlings, otherwise clean pages with no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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As Far As The East is From The West : Tales of a Traveler Who Toured the World Toward the Rising Sun, Bidwell, Daniel D.
75 Bidwell, Daniel D. As Far As The East is From The West : Tales of a Traveler Who Toured the World Toward the Rising Sun
Hartford, Connecticut S. S. Scranton and Company 1910 First Edition Hardcover Very Good None 
Hartford, Connecticut: S. S. Scranton and Company, 1910. First edition, 1910. Illustrated in black and white from photographs, maps and drawings. Crimson cloth with gilt spine lettering, 231 pages. Light edge rubbing, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings. Account of travel nearly around the world from New York to San Francisco in the early twentieth century. Sections include: Into the Eye of the Rising Sun; Madeira, the Methodist Mission; The Travelers' Club; Where West Joins East; Two Seas Beyond Suez; Bombay and Agra; The Paradise of the World; Calcutta, Child Marriage in India; The Paradise of the Missionary; Six Hundred Baptisms; Dutch Treatment; A Stray Nook of the China Sea; A Section of Home; Christmas in China; The Land of the Rising Sun; Yokohama and Tokyo; Yokohama to Honolulu; The Paradise of the Pacific; Home Again. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/None. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Der Grosse Fluss Ertrinkt Im Wasser: James Bay, Reise in Einen Sterbenden Teil Der Erde, Biegert, Claus; Wittenborn, R.
76 Biegert, Claus; Wittenborn, R. Der Grosse Fluss Ertrinkt Im Wasser: James Bay, Reise in Einen Sterbenden Teil Der Erde
Germany Rowohlt 1983 3498004794 / 9783498004798 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Germany: Rowohlt, 1983. In German. First edition, 1983. Illustrated in both color and in black and white. Softcover with self-flaps, unpaginated, about 220 pages. Light shelfwear, mainly edge rubbing, internally very clean with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Last Cannibals, Bjerre, Jens. Translated By Estrid Bannister
77 Bjerre, Jens. Translated By Estrid Bannister The Last Cannibals
New York William Morrow & Company 1957 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1957. First American edition, 1957. Translated from the original Danish. Green hardcover with black spine cloth, gilt lettering, map endpapers, 192 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with gently rubbed edges, corners and spine ends, some very light foxing to the pastedowns, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not price clipped and is also in very good condition, with very light foxing, creasing and minor chipping to the spine head.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Nova et Exacta Tabula Geographica Salae et Castellaniae Ipresnsis [Map of the Diocese of Ypres], Blaeu, Joan (or Jan) (1596-1673).  Engraved By Hondius
78 Blaeu, Joan (or Jan) (1596-1673). Engraved By Hondius Nova et Exacta Tabula Geographica Salae et Castellaniae Ipresnsis [Map of the Diocese of Ypres]
Amsterdam N.P. 1647 Good 
Amsterdam: N.P., 1647. Hard to find hand colored map included only in Blaeu's Atlas Major, centering in the towns of Ipres and Rouselare, near Bruges and Belgium, with smaller engravings of towns surrounding the main map. Measures 18" tall by 21.75" wide, mounted on paper board. Some foxing to margins, no chips or tears, colors bright. Behind glass in old black painted wooden frame with many paint chips. An attractive map.. Good. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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Zeitenwende in Iran: Erlebnisse Und Beobachtungen, Blucher, Wipert V.
79 Blucher, Wipert V. Zeitenwende in Iran: Erlebnisse Und Beobachtungen
Germany Kohler & Voightlander 1949 Hardcover Good Fair 
Germany: Kohler & Voightlander, 1949. In German. Published 1949. Good condition, fair dustjacket. Attractively patterned cloth in reds and tan, color dustjacket. Some edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, slightly age-toned but clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has considerable scuffing, chipping and soil, fair overall.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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80 Blume, Mary. Drawings By Ronald Searle A French Affair: The Paris Beat 1965-1998
New York Free Press 1999 0684863014 / 9780684863016 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Free Press, 1999. First edition, first printing, 1999. Illustrated with detailed cartoons and caricatures. White speckled boards wtih dove grey spine, black spine lettering, 279 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in fine condition, looks and feels new, with sound text block, good hinges, very clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in fine condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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