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The White Mice., Davis, Richard Harding
1 223
Davis, Richard Harding
The White Mice.
Charles Scribner's Sons.
New York, 1911
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
Later Printing
Cloth
No Jacket, Very Good


George Gibbs

12 mo. 307 pgs. Very Good hardcover. Top edge gilt. Red cloth, gilt spine and cover decoration. Light edge and corner wear and spotty fading to cloth. Illustrated frontis and seven additional black and white plates by George Gibbs. Text clean and unmarked. #223.

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The Psychoneuroses and Their Treatment by Psychotherapy., Dejerine, J. And Gauckler, E.
2 2514
Dejerine, J. And Gauckler, E.
The Psychoneuroses and Their Treatment by Psychotherapy.
J.B. Lippincott Co.
Philadelphia & London, 1913
9 Inches x 6 Inches
Second English Edition
Cloth Hardcover
Very Good


Smith Ely Jelliffee, Translator.

xii. 395 pgs. Very Good condition red cloth hardcover. Gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Rubbing to cloth at edges and corners, faint sun-faded shadow on front board. Authorized English translation by Smith Ely Jelliffee. This is an original 1913 printing of the second English edition, not a modern reprint. Binding sound, small top edge tear on pg xii, text clean and unmarked. Owner name (R.L. Williston, Northampton, Mass.) stamped on front and rear endpapers. [R.L. Williston was proprietor and sole manufacturer of Payson's Indelible Ink in the early 20th century]. Chapters: Part I. Analytical Study of Functional Manifestations: Functional Manifestations of the Digestive System, Functional Manifestations in the Urinary Organs, Functional Manifestations of a General Nature, Functional Manifestations in the Respiratory Apparatus, The Functional Manifestations of the Cardiovascular Apparatus, Cutaneous Functional Symptoms, Functional Symptoms in the Neuro-Muscular Apparatus, Diffuse or Localized Disturbances of Sensibility, Functional Manifestations of the Sense Organs, Nervous and Psychic Manifestations Properly So Called, Functional Manifestations and Organic States, General Diagnosis of Functional Manifestations. Part II. Synthetic Study of the Psychoneuroses and Their Functional Manifestations: Neurosthenia and Organic Conceptions Concerning It, The Role of Emotion and Emotionalism in the Generation of Psychoneuroses, What Does Not Belong to Neurasthenia. What Does Not Belong to Hysteria, How One Becomes Neurasthenic, General Conceptions of Hysterical Symptoms, General Conceptions of Functional Manifestations, The Treatment of Psychoneuroses. Psychotherapy and Its Adjuvant Processes, The Examination and Questioning of the Neuropath, The Moral and Mental Substratum. Its Psychotherapy, A General Psychotherapy of Functional Manifestations, The Adjuvants of Psychotherapy, Special Therapy of the Various Functional Manifestations, Special Therapy of Functional Manifestations (Continued), Psychotherapy as Regarded by Physicians and Patients, Prophylaxix of the Psychoneuroses. The Moral Role of the Physician. Conclusions, Index. #2514.

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The Passion Play of Ober-Ammergau. The Great Atonement at Golgotha., Drew, Mary Frances, translator.
3 263
Drew, Mary Frances, translator.
The Passion Play of Ober-Ammergau. The Great Atonement at Golgotha.
Burns & Oates, Ltd.
London, 1900
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
No Additional Printings Indicated
Cloth
Very Good




12 mo. 132 pgs. Very Good condition hardbound. Green cloth. Very slight corner wear, light foxing to endpapers. Few unobtrusive pencilled notaions, else very clean and solid throughout. The complete text as translated from the German in 1881, "with the addition of the Choruses in Rhyme and Rhythm, in accordance with the Original, as sung in 1890". #263.

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Palamon and Arcite or the Knight's Tale from Chaucer., Dryden, John. Edited By May Estelle Cook.
4 1991
Dryden, John. Edited By May Estelle Cook.
Palamon and Arcite or the Knight's Tale from Chaucer.
Scott, Foresman & Co. [The Lake English Classics]
Chicago and New York, 1898
16mo - 5 Inches - 6 3/4 Inches Tall
No Additional Printings Indicated
Cloth Hardcover
Very Good




173pgs. Very Good condition blue cloth hardcover, The Lake English Classis Series. Very faint rubbing to spine edges and corners, slight darkening of cloth to spine. Scant remnant of a previous owner's bookplate (art deco style?) on front endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked. Contents: Preface; Introduction: Chaucer, Dryden, The Story of Palamon and Arcite, Dryden's Style, Dryden's Estimate of Chaucer, Suggestions to Teachers, Bibliography; Text [with footnotes]; Notes; Glossary; Index. Laid in is a piece of ephemera-a vintage bookmark-from Scott Foresman & Co. Publishers, advertising Robert's Rules of Order, with a blurb about Mr. Robert Morris of Pennsylvania, seconded by Mr. John Rutledge of South Carolina, proposing George Washington for the President of the Convention. #1991.

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A History of the Nineteenth Century Year By Year. Volume Three. [1857-1900], Emerson, Edwin, Jr.
5 525
Emerson, Edwin, Jr.
A History of the Nineteenth Century Year By Year. Volume Three. [1857-1900]
P.F. Collier and Son.
New York, 1902
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Hard Cover
Very Good




8vo. 1924 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover. Maroon cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Light cloth wear to spine edges, corners and board edges. Hinges sound. 1/2 inch edge tear to margin of color frontis plate of the entry of the Allies into Peking. Copyright 1900 with no additional printings stated. This volume includes six additional color plates, fourteen black/white plates and one colored fold-out map "The Geographical Divisions of the World in 1901" within the text of vol. III. Covers the period 1857-1900. With an Introduction by Georg Gottfried Gervinius. #525.

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Essays. Second Series. (American Classic Series), Emerson, R.W.
6 1318
Emerson, R.W.
Essays. Second Series. (American Classic Series)
David McKay
Philadelphia, 1893
Small 8vo.
No Additional Printings Indicated.
Hard Cover
Very Good +




sm 8vo. 307 pgs. Very Good condition green cloth hardcover, minimal shelfwear consisting of light rubbing to cloth at extremities. Owner name on front endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked. Gilt lettering to spine and top edge gilt. Contents include eight essays and a lecture: The Poet, Experience, Character, Manners, Gifts, Nature, Politics, Nominalist and Realist, New England Reformers-Lecture at Amory Hall. #1318.

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Select British Poets, or New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present Time, With Critical Remarks. [Suppressed First Edition], Hazlitt, William
7 2412
Hazlitt, William
Select British Poets, or New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present Time, With Critical Remarks. [Suppressed First Edition]
Wm. C. Hall
London, 1824
8vo, 9.25 By 5.75 Inches
First Edition, Suppressed
Hardcover, Half Leather
Good to Very Good




xv. 822 pgs. Good+ condition hardcover, marbled boards, leather spine and corners. This is the very scarce suppressed first edition, withdrawn from distribution after copyright issues arose concerning some of the still-living poets included in this volume. Leather to spine is rubbed and chipped, edges and corners of boards rubbed, hinges and gutters tender but holding well, signatures tight, clean and unmarked but for occasional light pencil tickmarks in margins of a few sections. Light foxing to endpapers and blanks and scattered marginally throughout text. Portraits wanting. Printed by J. Whiting, Lombard Street. Paper watermarked 1817, 1820. Contents: Poets from Chaucer to the Present Time. Hazlitt's Preface is followed by A Critical List of Authors Contained in this Volume [this includes short critiques for each poet, living and dead]. Poets listed in the table of Contents: Chaucer, Spenser, Sir Philip Sidney, Drayton, Samuel Daniel, Sir John Suckling, George Wither, Waller, Milton, Cowley, Marvell, Butler, Sir John Denham, Dryden, Rochester, Roscommon, Pomfret, Dorset, Philips, Halifax, Parnell, Prior, Pope, Gay, Blair, Swift, Thomson, A. Philips, Collins, Dyer, Shenstone, Mallet, Akenside, Young, Gray, Churchill, Goldsmith, Armstrong, Chatterton, Warton, Cowper, Samuel Rogers, Thomas Campbell, Robert Bloomfield, George Crabbe, S.T. Coleridge, William Wordsworth, Robert Southey, Walter Scott, Charles Lamb, James Montgomery, Lord Byron, Thomas Moore, Leigh Hunt, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Lord thurlow, John Keats, Henry Milman, William Lisle Bowles, Barry Cornwall, Robert Burns. Miscellaneous Pieces: Shakspeare (sic), John Webster, Beaumont & Fletcher, Ford, Lyly, Ben Jonson, Drummond, Marlow, Raleigh, Shirley, Lovelace, Burton, Browne, Carew, Herrick, King, Walton, Hamilton, and the anonymous author of Lady Ann Bothwell's Lament. #2412.

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Over the Teacups, Holmes, Oliver Wendell
8 2078
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Over the Teacups
Houghton Mifflin Co.
New York, 1891
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Cloth
Good to Very Good




8vo. 319 pgs. Good to Very Good hardcover in dark green cloth, beveled boards, with matching endpapers. General wear to cloth with rubbing at edges and corners. Gilt decorative and lettering, top edge gilt, binding tight. Frontis "portrait" of author's teapot as explained in text. Owner name on front blank with second front blank page removed. Text clean and unmarked. A patchwork quilt of conversations held "over the teacups". #2078.

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The Elements of Physiology and Hygiene. A Text-book for Educational Institutions., Huxley, Thomas H. And Wm. Jay Youmans MD
9 2399
Huxley, Thomas H. And Wm. Jay Youmans MD
The Elements of Physiology and Hygiene. A Text-book for Educational Institutions.
D. Appleton & Co.
New York, 1868
12mo - 5 x 7.5 Inches
No Additional Printings Stated
Hardcover
Very Good




x. 420 pgs.+ adv. Very Good condition blue hardcover, leather spine with gilt lettering, pebbled texture boards. Binding sound, rubbing to spine at edges and corners, scattered light foxing, text otherwise clean and unmarked, illustrated with detailed black and white drawings throughout. Original printing, not a modern reprint. From an era where the study of medicine and hygiene was intertwined, holistic and interdisciplinary in approach. Chapters: Relations of Physiology to Other Branches of Science, A General View of the Structure and Function of the Human Body, The Vascular System and the Circulation, Of the Blood and Lymph, Of Respiration, The Sources of Loss and of Gain to the Blood, The Function of Alimentation, Motion and Locomotion, Of Sensation and Sensory Organs, The Organ of Sight, Sensation and Judgment, The Nervous System and Innervation, Histology; or, the Minute Strucyure of the Tissues, Scope and Aims of hygiene, Air and Health, Water and Health, Food and health, Clothing and Health, Exercise and Health, Mental Hygiene. #2399.

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The Court of Persia, Viewed in Connection with Scriptural Usages. Revised By Daniel P. Kidder., Kitto, John, D.D.
10 1966
Kitto, John, D.D.
The Court of Persia, Viewed in Connection with Scriptural Usages. Revised By Daniel P. Kidder.
Lane & Scott, for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church
New York, 1849
24mo - 5 Inches to 5-3/4 Inches Tall

Hard Cover
Good


Joseph Lonking, Printer

176pgs. Good condition hardcover, marbled boards, black spine and corners. Refer to images. Backing of spine is chipped away at top edge and partially along front side to reveal sewn page gathers underneath. Gathered pages remain tightly sewn, but upper thread is not connected to boards. Boards remain firmly affixed otherwise. Owner name on front endpaper in vintage fountain pen. Some smudging and light foxing to endpapers, blanks, title page and frontis. Frontis portrait engraving of a Persian king. The contents are divided into eight chapters: Principles of Eastern Regal Government, Legislative Functions, Judicial and Executive Functions, State Punishments and Rewards, A Royal Day, State Ceremonials, A Coronation, The Royal Household. An interesting and illuminating window into the structure, customs, and everyday culture and routine of the Persian monarch and his court, as detailed from both historical records, scriptural and Biblical accounts. #1966

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[Diseases of the Horse]  Special Report on Diseases of the Horse., Pearson, Michener, Law, Harbaugh, Trumbower, Liautard, Holcombe, Huidekoper, Stiles, Mohler and Adams.
11 1512
Pearson, Michener, Law, Harbaugh, Trumbower, Liautard, Holcombe, Huidekoper, Stiles, Mohler and Adams.
[Diseases of the Horse] Special Report on Diseases of the Horse.
Government Printing Office
Washington, 1907
8vo - 7" - 9" Tall
Revised Edition.
Cloth Hardcover
Good




608 pgs. Good condition brown cloth hardcover. Original binding sound. Wear and rubbing to cloth at corners and spine edges. Rubbed spots on cloth at top of spine, scattered worn spots on front and rear boards. Endpapers lightly foxed, internally very good, clean and unmarked. Numerous detailed illustrations in black and white and multi tone are all present. Contents (chapters by various authors): the examination of a sick horse, methods of administering medicines, diseases of the digestive organs, diseases of the urinary organs, diseases of the respiratory organs, diseases of the generative organs, diseases of the nervous system, diseases of the heart, blood vessels and lymphatics, diseases of the eye, lameness, diseases of the fetlock, ankle and foot, diseases of the skin, wounds and their treatment, general diseases, surra, osteoporosis or bighead, shoeing, index. #1512.

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The Theory of the Modern Scientific Game of Whist [Pole on Whist], Pole, William
12 982
Pole, William
The Theory of the Modern Scientific Game of Whist [Pole on Whist]
G.W. Carleton & Co.
New York, 1883
16mo - over 5" - 6" tall

Cloth
Very Good




16mo. 144pgs. Very Good condition dark green cloth with gilt lettering and publishers device on spine. Decorative blindstamping on both front and rear boards. Owner name in pencil on front endpaper, else clean and unmarked throught. Subtitle; From the last London Edition (1879) to Which is Added The Laws and Rules of Whist from "The Portland Club" Code. Contents include Introduction, Explanation of Technical Terms, Theory of the Game, Development of the Theory, Rules and Directions for Play, Conclusion, followed by appendices with examples of hands, modifications of rules, rhyming rules, mnemonic maxims and pocket precepts. #982.

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The Lady's Manual of Homoeopathic Treatment in the Various Derangements Incident to Her Sex. Eleventh Edition Thoroughly Revised and Improved., Ruddock, E. H.
13 2391
Ruddock, E. H.
The Lady's Manual of Homoeopathic Treatment in the Various Derangements Incident to Her Sex. Eleventh Edition Thoroughly Revised and Improved.
The Homoeopathic Publiching Company
London, 
Small 8vo., 5 By 7.25 Inches.
Later Edition
Decorated Cloth Hardcover
Good to Very Good




269 pgs. Good to Very Good condition brown cloth hardcover, gilt lettering and decoration to front and spine. Rubbing of cloth to edges and corners, binding shaken at hiinges but still holding well, front free endpaper missing, rear endpaper has closed tears. Clean and unmarked but for a small booksellers or druggists ticket at bottom of the title page (James Epps & Co., Ltd. Homeopathic Chemists, London). This is an original printing of the eleventh edition, [circa 1900, not dated], not a modern reprint, with the introduction of some new remedies, an enlarged glossary and fuller directions as to the management of some diseases. Following the index are several pages of advertisements for similar titles as well as an advertisement for Neave's Food for infants, growing children, invalids and the aging. Contents: Prefaces and notes to earlier editions, Chapters: I. Introduction. Homoeopathic Medicines, directions for mixing and taking medicines, rules for patients, the bidet or hip bath, spinal hot water and ice bags. II. Menstruation [and Menopause]. III. Incidental Diseases. IV. Reproduction. Marriage, sterility, conception, maternal impressions. V. Pregnancy. Signs and symptoms, general habits during pregnancy. VI. Disorders of Pregnancy. VII. Labour. VIII. Management and Delivery. IX. Lactation. X. Appendix: List of remedies prescribed in this manual, with the disorders for which they are used, and the dilutions recommended for general use. Glossary, Index, Advertisements.#2391.

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Comes One With a Song, Stanton, Frank L.
14 269
Stanton, Frank L.
Comes One With a Song
Bowen-Merrill Company
Indianapolis, Indiana, 1899
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
First Edition.
Cloth
Very Good




12mo. 200 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover. Light blue decorated cloth with light fading to spine, corner bumps. Uncut fore and bottom edges, top edge gilt. Gilt decorative lettering and illustration on front cover and spine. Cover embossed with gold winged harp. Paper over rear hinge starting, underlying binding remains sound. Owner name on front endpaper. Poetry collection.#269.

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The Tariff History of the United States. A Series of Essays., Taussig, F.W.
15 2453
Taussig, F.W.
The Tariff History of the United States. A Series of Essays.
G.P. Putnam's Sons
New York and London, 
Small 8vo. 7.75 Inches Tall
No Previous Printings Indicated
Cloth Hardcover
Very Good




vii. 269 pgs. Very Good condition brown cloth hardcover. This is an original 1888 vintage edition, not a modern reprint, covering the period 1789-1887. Light rubbing of cloth at edges and corners, spine ends frayed, first signature loose but holding, binding otherwise quite sound. Owner inscription on front blank F. Hulse, Aug. 1888, steamship, Shelter Island. Content Sections: Protection to Young Industries as Applied in the United States: I. The argument in general, II. Industrial History of the Colonies and of the United States Before 1808, III. The Cotton Manufacture: First factories, enormous growth, introduction of the power loom, IV. The Woollen Manufacture: First factories, growth between 1808-1815, duties between 1816-1828, post 1868, V. The Iron Manufacture: Condition in the colonies, use of coke, invention of puddling in England, discriminating duty on rolled bar-iron, VI. Concluding Remarks; The Early Protective Movement and the Tariff of 1828; The Tariff 1830-1860; The History of the Existing Tariff 1860-1888: I. The War Tariff, II. The Failure to Reduce the Tariff After the War, III. How Duties Were Raised Above the War Rates: wood and woollens duties, copper and steel manufacture, marble. IV. The Tariff Act of 1883: woollen dress goods and cloths, cottons, iron ore, steel rails, copper, wheat, corn, etc. Appendix-Tables: I. Imports and Duties 1860-1887; II. Duties of 1861, and those of 1864 which were retained without change till 1883; III. Duties raised after the war above the rates of 1864, IV. Revenue from internal taxes and from the tariff, 1860-1883; V. Product, imports and foreigh domestic prices of copper 1875-1886; VI. Product, imports and foreign and domestic prices of steel rails 1871-1887, VII. Changes in duties by the Act of 1883. Index. #2453.

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Prescription Formula for Eye Wash, Rx [Vintage Ephemera], Thomas Dixon, Thomas Lamb
16 2444
Thomas Dixon, Thomas Lamb
Prescription Formula for Eye Wash, Rx [Vintage Ephemera]

New York, 


Paper Ephemera
Very Good




Very Good condition vintage oculist's hand written prescription for an eye wash formula, with pharmacist's envelope in which it had been folded, undated, circa early twentieth century. Oculist is Thomas Dixon, M.D. in the Arbuckle Building, 367 to 373 Fulton St., Brooklyn, NY. Pharmacist is Thomas Lamb, 84 Livingston St. Brooklyn NY. #2444.

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Photogravures of Nineteen Pictures in the Louvre, Unknown
17 2340
Unknown
Photogravures of Nineteen Pictures in the Louvre
Not Stated
Place Not Indicated., 
5.75 x 8.5 Inches
Not Dated.
Hardcover
Very Good


Hautecoeur

Unpaginated. [circa pre-1906] Very Good condition navy blue cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to front cover, boards affixed with vintage 3-hole binding technique. Light rubbing to corners. Clean and unmarked but for gift inscription on front blank dated Dec. 21st, 1906. One plate has a one inch closed marginal tear and crinkled corner, image not affected. Nineteen photogravures from artwork displayed in the Louvre, each attributed to "Ed.Hautecoeur, Photo". Contents: The Virgin and Angels (No.1260) Salle VII by Cimabue; Coronation of the Virgin (No.1290) Salle VII by Fra Angelico; The Nativity (No.1343) Salle VII by Fra Phillippo Lippi; The Virgin, Infant Jesus and St. John (No.1296) Salle VII by Botticelli; The Visitation (No.1321) Salle VII by D. Ghirlandajo; The Virgin of Victory (No.1374) Salle VI by Mantegna; The Virgin of the Rocks (No.1599) Salle VI by da Vinci; St. Michael and the Dragon (No.1502) Salle VII by Raphael; La Belle Jardiniere (No.1496) Salle IV by Raphael; Pastoral Concert (No.1136) Salle IV by Georgione; The Entombment (No.1584) Salle IV by Titian; Wedding Feast of Cana (No.1192) Salle IV by Veronese; Mystic Marriage of St. Catherine (No.1117) Salle IV by Correggio;The Adoratio of the Shepherds (No.1721) Salle I by Ribera; Assembly of Artists (No.1734) Salle VI by Velasquez; The Kitchen of the Angels (No.1716) Salle VI by Murillo. #2340.

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Music and Other Poems, Van Dyke, Henry.
18 502
Van Dyke, Henry.
Music and Other Poems
Charles Scribners Sons
New York and Cleveland, 1905
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
Second Edition, Revised and Augmented.
Hard Cover
Good




12mo. viii.116 pgs. Good condition hardcover. Green silk cloth with gilt lettering and decorative to front cover and spine. Spine and edges of cloth are sun-faded, light general shelf wear. Front free endpaper absent, occasional tick marks in margins and creasing to top corners of pages. Copyright page October 1904 with 1905 on title page. Contents: Odes: Music, Peaxe, Victor Hugo, God of the Open Air; Sonnets: Work, Life, Love, The Child in the Garden, Love's Reason, Portrait and Reality, The Wind of Sorrow, Patria; Legends: A Legend of Service, The Vain King; Lyrics: A Mile with Me, Spring in the South, Love's Nearness, Two Schools, A Prayer for Mother's Birthday, Indian Summer, One World, Hide and Seek, Dulcis Memoria, Autumn in the Garden, The Message, Light Between the Trees, Reliance; Greetings and Inscriptions: Katrina's SUn-dial, To James Whitcomb Riley, A Health to Mark Twain, A Rondeau of College Rhymes, The Mocking-bird, The Empty Quatrain, Inscriptions for a Friend's House, The Statue of Sherman by St. Gaudens, The Sun-dial at Wells College. #502.

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The Blue Flower, Van Dyke, Henry.
19 1951
Van Dyke, Henry.
The Blue Flower
Charles Scribners Sons
New York, 1902
12mo - 6 - 7 Inches Tall
No Additional Printings Indicated
Decorated Cloth Hardcover
Very Good


Margaret Armstrong, R.J. Weguelin

299pgs. Very Good harcover, decorative binding signed MA, navy cloth with attractive decoration in gilt and green by Margaret Armstrong on front board and spine. Attractive period bookplate with the poem "If thou art borrowed by a friend..." and gift inscription [to Dr. Jno. S. Niles by his nephew Frank L. Niles) on front endpapers. Faint bookstore/druggist's shop stamp (Carbondale, PA) on bottom corner of rear endpaper. Clean, sound and otherwise unmarked. Publication date: October 1902. A series of nine short stories, iIllustrated with color plate artwork by these artists: R.J. Weguelin, F.V. DuMond, Arthur Heming, Howard Pyle, C.K. Linson. Contents: The Blue Flower, The Source, The Mill, Spy Rock, Wood-Magic, The Other Wise Man, A Handful of Clay, The Lost Word, The First Christmas Tree. #1951.

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An Outline History of Greece, Vincent, John H. And James R. Joy
20 2417
Vincent, John H. And James R. Joy
An Outline History of Greece
Chatauqua Press, C.L.S.C. Department
New York, 1888
16mo - 4.5 By 6.75 Inches
No Additional Printings Indicated
Decorated Cloth Hardcover
Very Good




204 pgs. Very Good condition green cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, gilt and black C.L.S.C. medallion to front board. Light rubbing to edges and corners, smudge to cloth at upper left corner near decoration, binding sound, endpapers and text clean throughout. Two small ink marks encircle two letters of author name on title page. Illustrated with maps, charts and vignettes of ancient coins, portraits and icons. Prefatory Note and Introduction are followed by twenty-six historical and biographical chapters: The Land and the People, Earliest Greece: The Heroic Age, Earlier Greece: The Homeric Age, Early Greece: History and Tradition, Greater Greece: The Persian Wars, Athen Leads. Age of Pericles, Athens Leads. The Peloponnesian War, Sparta Leads, Thebes Leads, Macedon Leads. Philip's Conquests, Subject Greece. Rome. Byzantium. Turkey, The Men of Early Times, The Men of Greater Greece, The Men of Later Greece, General Review Outline, Pronunciation of Foreign Words and Names, index. #2417.

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