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Vies et oeuvres des peintres les plus celebres de toutes les ecoles; recueil classique ... (I.-III. Vie et oeuvre de Dominique Zampieri, dit le Dominiquin.)

Landon, C. P. / Paris: Chez l'auteur 1803
Parts 1 through 3 only; first editions, copies number 220 of 250 with the plates before letters and each part with the limitation hand written and signed by Landon; complete for Dominique Zampieri and includes Vie de Francesco Albani dit l'Albane ...large quarto (29.5 cm. tall), short text, portrait frontis., 153 line plates by Zampieri and 16 by Albani; here together in one later red quarter leather binding, the binding rubbed at extremities, age speckling throughout but not severe. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Italian art, Domenichino

Item #: 552586

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The Millennial Harbinger, Conducted by Alexander Campbell & W. K. Pendleton. Third Series.

Campbell, Alexander, & W. K. Pendleton, eds. / Bethany 1846
Third Series: vol. 3#1-12 (complete), some covers lacking, some covers or text pages torn or creased, age darkening or old foxing throughout, untrimmed as issued,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Religion Fundamentalism Revivalism Biblical Studies

Item #: 569163

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$126.51

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Journal of the American Asiatic Association. Volumes 13, 14, & 15

American Asiatic Association / NY: American Asiatic Association 1913
volumes 13-15, complete, bound, approximately 1100 pages total; hardcovers, ex library, else text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: china Mission History Economics Culture big sets

Item #: 573381

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Resultats de Voyage du S. Y. Belgica, etc. Zoology: Echinides et Ophiures

Belge. Expedition Antarctique. Koehler, R. / Anvers: Imprimerie J.-E. Buschmann 1905
quarto, 42 pp., 8 plates; extracted from larger volume, seldom perused but still a binding copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Antarctica Belgium History of Science Natural History Travel Geography Zoology

Item #: 576740

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The Masonick Minstrel, a Selection of Masonick, Sentimental, and Humorous Songs, Duets, Glees, Canons, Rounds, and Canzonets ...

(Vinton, David) / Dedham (Massachusetts): Printed by H. Mann and Co. for the Author, 1816
with an Appendix containing a Short Historical Account of Masonry: and likewise, a list of all the lodges in the United States.; first edition; 463, [1] pp., has plate before page 169 (severely cut down but no loss of image or caption) and the plate facing the special title for the appendix, this copy lacking all the preliminary matter including both titles and frontis., full leather binding badly rubbed and worn, a few leaves chipped and torn in bottom margin with no loss, working copy only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Freemasons, Freemasonry, Masonry, music, songs, songbooks

Item #: 578137

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Observations on Vocal Music.

Kitchiner, William. / London: Printed for Hurst, Robinson & Co. 1821
first edition; small octavo, [half title leaf], [title leaf], 81, [3] (ads) pp., plate of music used as frontis.; half title has top margin clipped away with minor loss to advertising material on verso, library hand stamp in bottom margin of title, light general age toning and occasional age spotting, signature of a previous owner, recent black buckram binding; a good deal on the importance of the proper pronunciation of the words, Dr. Kitchiner also does a fair amount of name dropping and makes suggestions to read his other books on cooking, longevity, etc.. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: music, voice culture, singing

Item #: 578201

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Three Familiar Lectures on Craniological Physiognomy, delivered before the City Philosophical Society. By a Member. Embellished with engravings.

Member (of the City Philosophical Society). (pseud.) / London: Effingham Wilson, 1816
vi, 114 pp., 2 plates, with original folding color frontispiece present; original boards dark with sides attached and worn and spine covering fragmentary, text untrimmed but lightly age toned and with occasional penciling; a satire of the phrenological work of Franz Joseph Gall and Johann Gaspar Spurzheim. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: cranioscopy, satire, phrenology

Item #: 581663

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The Harvard Crimson. (Volume 76, Numbers 1-107)

NA / Cambridge (Massachusetts): 1919
Volume 76, Numbers 1 (September 19, 1919) through 107 (February 7, 1920) including the pictorial supplement issues, folio (38.5 cm. tall), each issue 6 to 12 pages including advertising material; all together in one later cloth binding with name of a previous owner on added endpaper; the binding faded and rubbed but still sound and the interior very good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Harvard University, student newspapers, education, oversize

Item #: 584948

$179.17

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Jurisprudencia Cubana, etc. Parte Civil y Contencioso-Administrativa: Tomo I, 1899 a 1908.

Betancourt, Angel C. / Habana: Rambla, Souza y Cia. 1912
quarto, 846 pp., later leather, text darkened, overall good, ex library,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Law Cuba Government

Item #: 588887

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Modern House Builder, from The Log Cabin And Cottage to the Mansion.

Baker, Z. / Boston: Higgins, Bradley, and Dayton, 1857
first edition; 208 pp., frontis., illustrations in text; original cloth rubbed and worn, age toning and age staining to text, repeated signatures of a previous owner, complete but reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American domestic architecture, DDK

Item #: 607523

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Salt Creek Oil Field, Wyomng. Hearings before the Committee in Public Land and Surveys, United States Senate ... May 18, 1928, to February 27, 1929.

Nye, Gerald P., chairman. / Washington: GPO 1929
v, [1], 638 pp.; paper wrappers darkened and chipped, text age toned but not fragile, good+ only; hearings "pursuant to S. Res. 202, a resolution to extend the investigation of oil reserve leases and the Continental Trading Company of Canada and to include the Salt Creek Oil Field in the State of Wyoming",. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: United States, oil and gas leases, petroleum, public lands, Wyoming

Item #: 607628

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Protestant Union. A Treatise of True Religion, Heresy, Schism, Toleration, and what best means may be used against the Growth of Popery.

Milton, John, &Thomas Burgess, Bishop of Salisbury (1756-1837). / London: F. And C. Rivington and J. Hatchard And Son 1826
To which is prefixed a Preface On Milton's Religious Principles, and Unimpeachable Sincerity. By Thomas Burgess, D.D. F.R.S. F.A.S. P.R.S.L. Bishop of Salisbury.; first edition with the new material added, inscribed on front free endpaper From the Author; tall octavo, lviii, 56 pp., 1 plate (facsimile of a letter from Bishop Barrington); original paper covered boards but spine covering gone and sides soiled and stained, text lightly shaken with occasional light age and damp staining, complete and untrimmed but reading copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: English literature, anti-Catholic literature whx

Item #: 611947

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A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire. Eighteenth Edition

Burke, Bernard. / London: Hurst & Blackett Publishers, 1856
large, thick octavo, rebound in modern red buckram with the original front cover laid on, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: British history, genealogy, Burkes Peerage

Item #: 612318

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The Playground. Volumes 16-22 (1922-1929)

Playground and Recreation Association of America. / Cooperstown: Playground and Recreation Association of America. 1922
volumes 16 to 22, a continuous run of complete volumes, bound, well illustrated, most covers retained, ex library, good, price is for the lot:. Volumes Included: 7

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Child Development education entertainment athletics big sets

Item #: 626027

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Commonwealth Review. A Journal of Public Policy and Practice. (earlier: Commonwealth Review. A Journal of Public Policy and Practice.) First Series Volumes 1-3, New Series Volumes 1-23. (1916-1941)

University of Oregon. / Eugene: University of Oregon, 1916
(First Series) Volumes 1 (1916) through 3 (1918), New Series Volumes 1 (1919) through 23 (1941, complete in 2 issues), all published; ex library, in 13 later quarter cloth bindings with board sides darkened and rubbed, original front covers bound in but not the backs, interiors clean and text blocks well sewn. Volumes Included: 13

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Oregon, SLT, Big Sets

Item #: 626131

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$289.79

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Walford's Antiquarian: A Magazine and Bibliographical Review (COVER TITLE: The Antiquarian Magazine & Bibliographer). vols. 1-7, 10

Edward Walford, ed. / London: 1882
Volumes 1 through 7, 10; library markings with original publisher's cloth bindings frayed, overall good+. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: big sets books about books, history

Item #: 626335

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The New Monthly Magazine and Literary Journal. Volumes 1-8, January 1821 - December 1824

/ Philadelphia/Boston: E. Littell/Cummings & Hilliard 1821
the American republication of the London edition, contemporary quarter leather & marbled boards, old control number inked to the spines, covers worn & scuffed, text foxed and darkened, good only. Volumes Included: 8

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: British History Politics Economics Literature Big Sets

Item #: 626398

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L'Inferno di Dante Alighieri disposto in ordine grammaticale e coreedato di brevi dichiarazionu da G. G. Warren Lord Vernon.

Dante Alighieri, & Vernon, George John Warren, fifth Baron. / Londra: Thommaso e Guglielmo Boone 1858
2 volumes (of 3), the complete text but missing the atlas of plates), folio (slightly shorter than 39 cm.); lxxxii, [2], 539, [1], [2] (indice) pp. + [612] (the last page is misnumbered as 126) pp., folding facsimile, folding engraved map of Florence, folding engraved map of Italy in the time of Dante, a few plates, mostly of coats of arms, are included in the pagination, additional coats of arms in text; no limitation stated but issued in a small number for private circulation; DNB Vol. 20, p. 276 - "It includes the text of the 'Inferno,' with a grammatical ordo and many notes and tables; the second volume is an encyclopedia of history, geography, topography, and heraldry relating to Dante and Florence, with many unpublished documents ..."; library book lables, hand stamps including some on edges , cloth bindings with leather spines scuffed and some tips bumped, still near very good copies. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: italian literature big sets

Item #: 626454

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La peste di Milano del 1630. Libri cinque cavati dagli annali della citta e scritti per ordine dei LX decurioni dal canonico della Scala Giuseppe Ripamonti istoriografo Milanese...

Ripamonti, Giuseppe (1577?-1643). Cusani, Francesco, trans. / Milano: Tipografia e Libreria Pirotta e C. 1841
...Volgarizzati per la prima volta dall'originale latino da Francesco Cusani, con introduzione e note. First edition in Italian, and the first translation into any language from the Latin of De peste quae fuit anno MDCXXX; quarto (25.5 cm. tall), xxxv, [1], 362 pp., contemporary paper covered boards with vellum spine and edges stained blue; binding rubbed with spine dark and lower front joint split, book plate and hand stamp of previous owner, age staining throughout but text never obscured and paper not fragile, overall a sound, good+ copy; the best contemporary account of the devastating Great Plague of Milan that killed almost half of the population, Cusanis translation is still considered definitive. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of medicine, bubonic plague, epidemiology, epidemics, Italy, Lombardy, Milan tb8

Item #: 629015

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$396.09

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Travaux de la Section de Geodesie de l'Union Geodesique et Geophysique Internationale. (Volumes 3, 4, 5)

Union Geodesique et Geophysique Internationale. / Paris: Secretariat de la section, 1926
Volumes 3 through 5 only, all thick quarto, the volumes are composed of separately paged pamphlets in various languages, many have folding maps; library markings, later cloth bindings rubbed, general age toning, some maps have misfold marks and a few have light margin tattering with no loss, good only. Volumes Included: 3

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history of science, geodesy

Item #: 639106

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