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1 By a Lady of Rhode Island Flowers of Literature and Ladies' Keepsake. A Selection from some of the Best Authors of England, Scotland, Swisserland and America
Providence, Rhode Island Albert C. Greene, Printer 1850 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
Providence, Rhode Island: Albert C. Greene, Printer, 1850. First edition [1850]. Literature, poetry and short essays for women, illustrated with engravings, frontis engraved portrait of Jenny Lind printed on pink paper. Lgith brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and blind, 7.25 inches tall, 144 pages. Covers worn with some wrinkling to the lower edge from poor storage (perhaps due to uneven weight on top), some browning and spotting to the covers, front cover gilt clearly legible, good hinges, sound text block, age-toned and foxed endpapers, occasional light foxing throughout the text, gift notation on front free endpaper, no other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 By a Lady. Introduction By Revd. W. Cresley Practical Hints on Church Floral Decorations, By a Lady
London J. Masters 1870 First Edition Paperback Fair 
London: J. Masters, 1870. Undated [1870]. Disbound little volume containing 62 pages of text plus 24 plates: 23 hand colored plates (including frontis, title page and 2 different plates labeled plate 18), and one non-colored plate. Stiff dark green softcover with lettering and wreath design in gilt, about 5.25" tall. Unfortunately, the binding glue has let go and the contents are separated into individual pages, all present. Otherwise the covers are very good, hinges holding the endpapers also very good, pages slightly age-yellowed but clean and unmarked, name and 1870 date on front free endpaper. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 24mo - 5" - 5" Tall. First Edition. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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3 By a Lady The Child's Favorite, a Gift for the Young
Philadelphia and New York George S. Appleton, D. Appleton & Co. 1847 Hardcover Fair 
Philadelphia and New York: George S. Appleton, D. Appleton & Co., 1847. Title page dated 1847. Collected children's stories and poems illustrated with ten hand colored engravings plus hand colored title page. Green cloth lettered and decorated in cloth and in blind, about 5.75 inches tall, 220 pages plus publisher's ads. Covers lightly rubbed with spine lettering and decoration worn but legible, light chipping to spine ends, sound text block, pages age-toned but generally clean with some darkened areas from little fingers, light occasional foxing, intermittent tiny dampstain to top edge of text block, old gift notation in pencil on preliminary blank.. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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4 By a Lady The Mourner's Book
Philadelphia W. Marshall & Co. 1836 First Edition Hardcover Poor 
Philadelphia: W. Marshall & Co., 1836. First edition in rough condition with covers detached. Personal bookplate and name of Eden B. Foster [Eden Burroughs Foster, D.D.] on the front endpapers. Dark brown cloth, 320 pages. Spine covering missing, text block sound, very minor dampstain to lower margin of the first few pages, occasional light foxing, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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