Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books,

Milton, John / London: Printed For John Sharpe ... by C. Whittingham 1821
2 volumes, 16mo (slightly taller than 16 cm.), printed title leaf, Life of Milton paginated as [5]-8, the text of the poem unpaginated but with line references, each volume has a pictorial title and a total of 12 other plates, the first pictorial title after T. Stothard and the others after Richard Westall; polished calf sides darkened and the decorated spines and joints rubbed and worn, small modern book plate, signature of a modern owner on each front free endpaper, age spotting to all the pictorial matter, only light general age toning to text. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: whx English literature

Item #: 611831

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Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books

Milton, John / London: Printed For John Sharpe ... by C. Whittingham 1821
2 volumes, 12mo (slightly taller than 17.5 cm.), printed title leaf, Life of Milton paginated as [5]-8, the text of the poem unpaginated but with line references, each volume has a pictorial title and a total of 12 other plates, the first pictorial title after T. Stothard and the others after Richard Westall; original paper covered bards but only fragments remain of the spine coverings and both sides dark, modern book plate, unrelated contemporary gift inscription, almost entirely disbound; an untrimmed copy and taller than most. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: whx English literature

Item #: 611832

$57.07

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Paradis Lost. A Poem, in Twelv Bucs. Bi Jon Miltun

Miltun, Jon. (i.e. Milton, John.) / Lundun: Publist Bi Izac Pitman, At The Fonetic Depo ... 1846
first Phonotypic edition; small octavo, x, 321 pp.; original cloth with all edges gilt; binding chipped at head and tail of spine, both hinges cracked and sides barely attached, front free endpaper gone, text lightly shaken and with light age toning and minor penciling, complete text but good only; "... first complete book (expect elementary works) that is published in phonetic dress" -from Pitman's preface. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: whx English literature, Paradise Lost, phonography, phonotypic alphabet

Item #: 611844

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$240.66

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Hansische Geschichtsblatter. 1904-1914, 1919-1932

Hansischen Geschichtsverein / Leipzig: Verlag von Duncker & Humblot 1904
complete years 1904 to 1914 and 1919 to 1932, bound in 9 thick quartos, minor library markings, else very good. Volumes Included: 25

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: business history transportation economics finance banking international trade commerce big sets

Item #: 626166

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$799.20

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Bulletin de l'Association Technique Maritime et Aeronautique. Numbers 1, 4, 6, 11-26, 28-30, 32-79 (1890-1979).

Association Technique Maritime et Aeronautique / Paris: 1890
#1, 4, 6, 11-26, 28-30, 32-79, each complete, all large thick quartos in original publisher's cloth, illustrated, ex library, good-very good. Volumes Included: 140

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: engineering transportation maritime studies aviation technology science business history big sets

Item #: 626169

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$2,995.00

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The American Society Legion of Honor Magazine. volumes 1-25

American Society Legion of Honor / NY: 1930
volumes 1-25, all complete volumes, an uninterrupted run, bound, illustrated, very good++ PRICE IS FOR THE LOT. Volumes Included: 25

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Science Medicine Literature History Americana France big sets

Item #: 626428

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$494.50

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Journal of Applied Microscopy. Volumes 4#1-9, 11-12; 5#1-12; 6#1-8, 10-11 (1901-1903)

Bausch & Lomb Optical Company / Rochester: Bausch & Lomb Optical Company 1901
volumes 4#1-9, 11-12; 5#1-12; 6#1-8, 10-11 (1901-1903), else all complete volumes OR issues in softcover with indices, some external darkening, overall very good+ PRICE IS FOR THE LOT:. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: optics histoy of technology history of science mk8

Item #: 664217

$48.71

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A Full Report of the Trial of Her Majesty Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, Queen of England, before the Peers of Great Britain; The whole of the Evidence, as it came out on the various Examinations and Cross-Examinations of the Witnesses ...

Caroline, Queen, consort of George IV, King of Great Britain, defendant. / London: T. Dolby, 1820
the rare first issue with both volumes dated 1820 and both with the Dolby imprint; The Whole Arranged for Dolby's Parliamentary Register, of which work it forms a part; But, being complete in itself, it is intended also to be bound separately for those who do not continue the Register.; complete in 2 volumes, [4], [783] (pagination carried over from Dolby Parliamentary Register)-1166 pp. + [4], [1167]-1873 pp.; later cloth with library markings at tails of spines and back pastedowns, light general age toning with scattered and light age spots, untrimmed and still very good+; bound in at the end of the text of the first volume is a 1895 gift note from a corresponding member of an American historical society presenting it to their library This is the original. Immediately after the publication of the book it was suppressed .. and explains the provenance of the set, in the second volume a retained blank from an earlier binding has a 1821 inscription forwarding it from England to John MacDougall Lawrence; the sensational and unsuccessful attempt to deprive Caroline of her title as queen. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, Royal scandal, alleged adulterous intercourse

Item #: 682773

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$524.48

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Extracts from the American Slave Code. No. 1. Second Edition of 10,000. Read and Circulate.

Anti-Slavery Bugle. / Salem (Ohio): Anti-Slavery Bugle, 1829
4 pp., light general age toning but very good in self wrappers, scarce. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD United States slavery law legislation

Item #: 686459

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$199.80

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Mercantile Directory Co.'s Classified Business Directory and Mercantile Register of Cleveland and other Enterprising Cities if Eastern Ohio. 1901.

Mercantile Directory Co. / NP: Mercantile Directory Co., 1901
vii (ads, counts front pastedown as a page), [8] (index), 232 pp.; imitation crocodile binding rubbed with back hinge broken, general age toning to interior but not fragile, good+ only; includes Akron, Canton, Elyria, Lorain, Niles, Oberlin, Sandusky, Warren, Youngstown, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD Cleveland Urban Studies Genealogy Business History Americana

Item #: 686475

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Polk's Detroit City Directory. 1925-26. Embracing an Alphabetically Arranged List of Business Houses and Private Citizens .. Buyer's Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory of Greater Detroit.

R. L. Polk & Company. / Detroit: R. L. Polk & Company, 1926
folio, 2660 pp.; original cloth soiled and worn with front hinge clear taped, hinges broken, early leaves had creased with one of them torn, last three leaves detached and crumpled with minor loss, reading copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD Detroit Urban Studies Genealogy Business History Americana

Item #: 686497

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$199.80

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The Future of the British Army. The Problems of Its Duties, Cost and Composition by Brevet Major B. C. Dening, M.C., R.E.

Dening, B. C. / London: H. F. & G. Witherby 1928
first edition but contains some material previously published in Army Quarterly, Fighting Forces, and Royal Engineers; 224 pp.; original green cloth faded at spine and light age speckling to text, still near very good; insightful analysis not neglecting the all important funding problem, Dening emphasized "the dominance of the battlefield by the small-arms bullet" and was killed in action off Dunkirk in 1941 firing a Bren gun to the last. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Great Britain, British Army, military art and science, TTH

Item #: 707315

$19.86

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Discovery: A Monthly Popular Journal of Knowledge. vols. 4-13, 1923-1932

Edward Liveing, et al., editors / London: John Murray 1923
Volumes 4-13, bound with most of the original paper wrappers retained; library markings, else texts clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 10

ISBN: x
Subject/Keywords: polar exploration big sets

Item #: 505953

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$323.20

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The Art Journal. New Series. 1896.

J. S. Virtue & Co. / London/NY: J. S. Virtue & Co./International News Co., 1896
small folio, viii, 378, [2], [32] (Marcus Stone supplement) pp., plates, illustrations in text; lacks the Whistler lithograph, library book plate and markings, age spotting and age staining to plates, later half leather worn but still sound. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: art magazines

Item #: 780341

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$95.00

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Journal de Normandie, ou Memoires Periodiques, pour servir a l'Histoire Ecclesiastique, Civile, Naurelle & Litteraire, & a celle des Sciences, des beaux Arts & du Commerce de Normandie, etc. Annee 1789.

Milcent, ed. / A Rouen: Au Bureau du Journal, etc., 1789
quarto, old boards & 1/8 leather mostly chipped or scuffed, Nos. 1-103 (i.e., the complete year), textually quite good,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France History Government Politics Religion Culture Law Economics Art Literature

Item #: 533531

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$892.30

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Abhandlungen und Berichte der Deutsche Museum, Munchen. Volumes 1-11, 16-21, 24-26, 29-32, 41-44, 47-50

Munchen. Deutsche Museum / Deutsche Museum, Munchen 1929
volumes 1-11, 16-21, 24-26, 29-32, 41-44, 47-50, all complete volumes but lacking vol. 2#1, bound (hardcovers), ex library, else text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 40

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: science art museology big sets

Item #: 547262

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$627.59

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Interracial Review: A Journal for Christian Democracy. quartos, volumes 16-17, 19-30 (1943-1957)

NA / NY: Catholic Interracial Council of New York 1943
quartos, volumes 16-17, 19-30, ALL COMPLETE VOLUMES, illustrated, library buckram w/ covers preserved, one issue in photocopy, else very good. Volumes Included: 14

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Civil Rights Black Studies African American Studies Americana Roman Catholicism big sets

Item #: 547268

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$719.12

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Nuclear Physics, Part II: Nuclear Theory. Lectures by J. Schwinger, Harvard University, Spring Term 1947. Notes by John M. Blatt. (cover title Nuclear Physics, Part 2. Nuclear Physics. [sic])

Schwinger, Julian (1918-1994) / Boston: Boston University, 1955
Reproduced at Boston University, 1955.: large quarto, [vi], 201 pp., reproduced from typescript and held together with three metal fasteners, paper sides faded at inside margin and two vertical crease marks on front cover still overall very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, nuclear physics, Quantum Theory, PKK bft

Item #: 733675

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A. N. Marquis & Co.'s Handy Business Directory of Cleveland, 1888-9. Embracing an alphabetical and a classified list of all firms and individuals engaged in business ... Contains All Telephone Numbers. Second Year.

A. N. Marquis & Company. / Chicago/Cleveland: A. N. Marquis & Company, 1888
440 pp; red original cloth dulled with spine faded, both hinges broken, back free endpaper chipped at bottom margin with no loss to advertising material, general age toning to text but paper not fragile, good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: GRD Cleveland Urban Studies Genealogy Business History Americana

Item #: 686476

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Paradise Lost, a Poem, in Twelve Books; By John Milton, with a Biographical And Critical Account Of The Author and his Writings

Milton, John / Washington: Printed For Mathew Carey 1801
12mo, 289 pp.; contemporary calf darkened and rubbed with peel marks on back cover and chipping at head and tail of spine, pp. 155/156 has a small hole with loss of several letters, occasional pen notes in margins, general age toning, age and damp staining, usually in margins or corners, text entirely readable but good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: WHX English literature

Item #: 611820

$70.96

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