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Antique & Estate Book Auction

by The Gallery at Knotty Pine

Platinum House

317 lots with images

April 27, 2013

Live Auction

Route 10, Box 96

West Swanzey, NH, 03469 USA

Phone: (603)-352-2313

Fax: 603-352-5019

Email: kpa@inc-net.com

317 Lots
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GEOGRAPHY - 7 Volumes

Lot 1: GEOGRAPHY - 7 Volumes

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Description: *Grammar-School Geography by William Swinton (1880) NY: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor and Co. Fair to Good, with edge damp marks. *Mitchell's School Atlas: Comprising the Maps, Etc. Designed to Illustrate Mitchell's School and Family Geography (1847) 2nd Revised Ed., Phila: Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co. With 24 (of 28) maps, Poor to Fair. *Smith's Quarto, or Second Book in Geography (1853) NY: Daniel Burgess & Co., Fair to Good. *The Twentieth Century Atlas of the Commercial, Geographical and Historical World by J. Martin Miller (1903) L.G. Stahl, VG. Along with others in Fair to Good Condition

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LITERATURE - 5 Volumes

Lot 2: LITERATURE - 5 Volumes

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Description: *Cannon-Flashes and Pen-Dashes by Claes Martenze (1866) NY: W.H. Kelley & Company [Civil War poetry]. Fair to Good, stain to front cover, lacks back free-endpaper, foxing. *The Anglo-Saxon Poems of Beowulf, The Scop or Gleeman's Tale, and The Fight at Finnesburg. With a Literal Translation, Notes, Glossary, Etc by Benjamin Thorpe (1855) Oxford: Printed by James Wright, Printer to the University, lacks backstrip, with the bookplate of Henry Bosley Woolf [author], interior Good. *Very Funny, Not Too Funny, Just Funny Enough (1880) NY: Frank Harrison & Co., Good. *The Life and Adventures, Songs, Services, and Speeches of Private Miles O'Reilly (1864) 1st Ed., NY: Carleton, Good. *North British Review - Thackerayana, in leather with raised bands, Very Good Condition

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TRAVEL & PLACES - 17 Volumes

Lot 3: TRAVEL & PLACES - 17 Volumes

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Description: *Map of the State of New York Accompanying the Legislative Manual (1891) The Argus Company, Good. *Legends of the Ohio Valley; or Thrilling Incidents of Indian Warfare by James H. McMechen (1893) Wheeling: West Virginia Printing Co., soft cover, with damp marks, lacking some pieces of front cover, Fair. *So Was Alaska by Gerrit "Heinie" Snider (1961) SIGNED. *Log Book Round Africa Cruise 1928 (1928) Boston: Raymond & Whitcomb Co., VG. *Picturesque Colorado (1903) VG. *A Journey to Ohio in 1810 by Margaret Van Horn Dwight (1933) Yale University Press, Good. Along with others in Good to Very Good Condition

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LITERATURE - 9 Volumes

Lot 4: LITERATURE - 9 Volumes

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Description: *Liberty Poems Inspired by the Crisis of 1898-1900 (1900) 1st Ed., Boston: James H. West Co., VG. *The King's Own (1836) NY: Wallis & Newell, Good, shows foxing. *The Poets of Essex County, Massachusetts by Sidney Perley (1889) Salem, Mass: Sidney Perley. Fair with ink stains, lacks ffp. *C. Crispi Sallustii De Catilinae Conjuratione Belloque Jugurthino Historiae (1831) Novi Eboraci: Sumtibus G. Et C. Et H. Carvill, in leather, front cover detached, Fair. Along with others in Good Condition

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A Compendious Dictionary of the English Language by Noah Webster.  RARE / First American Dictionary Published in America

Lot 4A: A Compendious Dictionary of the English Language by Noah Webster. RARE / First American Dictionary Published in America

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Description: (1806) From Sidney's Press for Hudson & Goodwin in Hartford and Increase Cooke & Co. in New-Haven. Xxxii, [1], 408pp, double-column format, bound in contemporary leather with spine label intact [rubbed], binding and hinges tight. Early ownership, ffp clipped, occasional light foxing

Condition Report: Overall in Good Condition

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GRAND LODGE OF GOOD TEMPLARS - CODE BOOK / SCARCE AND UNUSUAL

Lot 5: GRAND LODGE OF GOOD TEMPLARS - CODE BOOK / SCARCE AND UNUSUAL

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Description: The book title is as follows: 7 5 8 40 3601327+83-60151320-151-758-2.-15.-18.-7. 13 8 50 2 6 8 16-12 7-16 12 13 12 7 15 18 12,-40. -6.-12, -9 12 17-FE+T. Published in London, Canada: Advertiser Printing Company (1887). [2], 17pp, bound in full maroon leather, with 11 mounted albumen photographs depicting a man in a suit, conveying a variety of hand positions and signals, one illustration depicting a Diagram of Lodge Room. A Notice is mounted inside the front cover which partly reads "This work must remain in the hands of the Grand Chief Templar, and if a new one is ordered this one must be returned, or satisfactory evidence of its destruction furnished. John B. Finch, R.W.G.T.".

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View of the Hebrews by Ethan Smith

Lot 5A: View of the Hebrews by Ethan Smith

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Description: (1823) SCARCE 1st Edition, Poultney, (Vt.): Printed and Published by Smith & Shute. iv, [1], 6-187pp, bound in full leather, with leather spine label intact. Title continues: Exhibiting the Destruction of Jerusalem; The Certain Restoration on Judah and Israel; and An Address of the Prophet Isaiah Relative to Their Restoration. With the bookplate of Hall Park McCullough, and a note laid-in "An attempt to prove that the American Indians are the Lost Tribes of Israel. Book was printed in the little office in Poultney where Horace Greeley learned his trade, and the chances are that he set type on this book". Edge damp mark in back of book, barely affecting the corner of some text. Good Condition

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A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson - 4 Volumes

Lot 5B: A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson - 4 Volumes

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Description: (1818-18-19-19) First American Edition from the Eleventh London Edition, Philadelphia: Published by Moses Thomas (Johnson's Head), J. Maxwell Printer. With porttrait frontis in Vol. I, half-title in each volume, two spine labels on each spine [some chips to labels]. Most covers detached, with paper jackets protecting the books, 5-3/4" by 9-3/4". Overall in Good Condition.

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An Address Delivered Before Constellation Lodge, and The Associate Lodges, Assembled at Dedham, Mass. To Celebrate the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, June 24, 1829

Lot 5C: An Address Delivered Before Constellation Lodge, and The Associate Lodges, Assembled at Dedham, Mass. To Celebrate the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, June 24, 1829

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Description: SCARCE - 1 IN OCLC. (1829) 1st Ed., Boston: Marsh & Capen. Bound in half leather and marbled paper [not contemporary] with bookplate of Hall Park McCullough. Good to VG. Paper repair to edge on one page [not affecting the text], loss to upper backstrip edge

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A Brief Account of the Happy Death of Mary Ann Clap by Joshua Bates

Lot 5D: A Brief Account of the Happy Death of Mary Ann Clap by Joshua Bates

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Description: SCARCE - 2 IN OCLC. (1816) Second Edition, Dedham: Abel D. Alleyne. Title continues: Daughter of Mr. Jesse and Mrs. Betsey Clap, Who Died July 15, 1816, in the Eleventh Year of Her Age. 36pp, retaining original covers, bound in 3/4 leather and marbled paper, with bookmark of Hall Park McCullough. Loss to one upper page edge [not affecting the text], paper repairs to small edge tears [not affecting the text]. Covers Very Good, Paper Covers & Interior Fair, with some stains/foxing

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Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, On Wednesday the Fourth of March, in the Year M,DCC,LXXXIX, and of the Independence of the United States the Thirteenth

Lot 5E: Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, On Wednesday the Fourth of March, in the Year M,DCC,LXXXIX, and of the Independence of the United States the Thirteenth

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Description: (1791) Hartford: Re-Printed and Sold by Hudson and Goodwin. 486pp, [9], bound in full leather, with leather spine label intact. Ownership - Jacob Smith's Book; Oliver P. Chandler, with bookplate of Hall Park McCullough. Good to Very Good, covers soiled, interior in Very Good Condition

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Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell - 1st/1st

Lot 5F: Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell - 1st/1st

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Description: (May 1936) 1st Edition, 1st Issue, NY: The Macmillan Company. With a later dust jacket in protective mylar cover. Book in Good+ Condition, with age darkening to covers, binding and hinges tight, NO LABELS, NOR INSCRIPTIONS. Dust jacket in Fair Condition, with loss to lower spine area

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Proceedings of the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of the State of New Hampshire September 29, 1914, Vol. XII, Part I to Part IV

Lot 6: Proceedings of the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of the State of New Hampshire September 29, 1914, Vol. XII, Part I to Part IV

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Description: SCARCE, (1914-1917) Concord, NH: Ira C. Evans Co. Bound in buckram, ex-lib, binding and hinges tight, Very Good Condition.

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NEW ENGLAND & NY - 12 Volumes

Lot 7: NEW ENGLAND & NY - 12 Volumes

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Description: *Names of Officers, Soldiers and Seamen in Rhode Island Regiments (1869) Providence Press Co., detached tract, Good++. *The Documentary History of the State of New York by Christopher Morgan - Vol. I & II only (1850) Albany: Weed, Parsons & Co. With folding maps and plates. Covers weak, partial loss to backstrips, Fair to Good. *Report of the Commissioner on the Narragansett Tribe of Indians, Made to the General Assembly, at Its January Session, 1858 (1858) Providence: Knowles, Anthony & Co. Detached tract, VG. *History of New Hampshire by John McClintock (1889) Boston: B.B. Russell, Poor to Fair. Along with others in Poor to Good Condition

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MANUSCRIPT LEDGER & CASH BOOKS - 6 Volumes

Lot 8: MANUSCRIPT LEDGER & CASH BOOKS - 6 Volumes

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Description: 2 Day and Cash Books for 1890. *3 Ledger Books for 1875 & 1890. *1 Invoice And Sales Book for 1890. All belonging to Harry S. Thayer of West Brattleboro, Vermont. Paper bound, in Very Good Condition. Entries include Setting shoes on sled $1.87; 10 lbs Lard $1.40; Setting Shoes on horse .86; 2 cords green wood $8.00; One lamb $1.75; One cooking stove $35.50, etc

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MANUSCRIPT LEDGER & CASH BOOK - 1 Volume

Lot 9: MANUSCRIPT LEDGER & CASH BOOK - 1 Volume

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Description: (1854-1869) From the Estate of A. J. Eddy, New Bedford. Entries include Lyceum Tickets $6.50; Dress Lining 1.55; Barbers .25; Dress trimming 1.89; Flannel .55; Netting for canopy 1.05; Slippers .90, etc. Bound in 3/4 leather, lacks a few pages

Condition Report: Very Good

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CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 12 Volumes

Lot 10: CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 12 Volumes

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Description: *Oliver Optic's Magazine. Our Boys and Girls 1873. Also bound in / January 1, 1870 - March 26,1870. In half leather, covers poor, corner nibble at beginning of book, interior VG. *Blue Bells (1882) NY: Dodd, Mead & Co, lacks ffp, Fair. *A Kiss For a Blow by Henry C. Wright (1842) 1st Ed., Boston: B.B. Mussey, VG. *Red Streak of the Iroquois by Parker & Wanneh (1950). *Robert Merry's Museum edited by S.G. Goodrich (1847) NY: Post, in half leather, Fair with damp marks, foxing. Along with others in Fair to VG Condition

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MATHEMATICS - 3 Volumes

Lot 10A: MATHEMATICS - 3 Volumes

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Description: *A Course of Mathematics: Containing the Principles of Plane Trigonometry, Mensuration, Navigation, and Surveying by Jeremiah Day (1839) New Haven: Durrie and Peck, with 8 folding plates, leather bound, with spine label intact. Interior foxing, Fair to Good. *A System of Geometry and Trigonometry: Together With a Treatise on Surveying ... Compiled by Abel Flint (1804) Hartford: Printed for Oliver D. Cooke by Lincoln & Gleason, with folding plates showing tears and loss. In leather, burn mark on spine and prelims, Poor to Fair. *An Introduction to Geometry and the Science of Form (1857) Boston: James Munroe and Co., Good Condition

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An Abridgement of Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer

Lot 10B: An Abridgement of Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer

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Description: (1773) First American Edition, Boston: Printed For, and Sold by Joseph Greenleaf. [8], 386pp, [2], bound in full leather, with raised bands on spine. Ownership of Joseph Root in ink and notations inside covers and on free endpapers. Printed on laid paper, age darkened, occ foxing, front cover starting, Fair to Good Condition

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An Index to the Geology of the Northern States by Amos Eaton

Lot 10C: An Index to the Geology of the Northern States by Amos Eaton

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Description: (1820) Second Edition, Troy, N.Y.: Wm. S. Parker [& others]. With two double-page plates, as called for. Xi, [2], 14-286pp, bound in full leather, with spine label intact. Some peeling to covers, occ foxing, small damp mark on back prelims, overall in Good Condition

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The Life of David Marks, To the 26th Year of His Age, Including the Particulars of His Conversion, Call to the Ministry, and Labours in Itinerant Preaching For Nearly Eleven Years, Written by Himself [EARLY MORMONISM]

Lot 10D: The Life of David Marks, To the 26th Year of His Age, Including the Particulars of His Conversion, Call to the Ministry, and Labours in Itinerant Preaching For Nearly Eleven Years, Written by Himself [EARLY MORMONISM]

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Description: (1831) 1st Ed., Limerick, ME.: Morning Star. In tree calf, with spine label intact, bookplate of Hall Park McCullough [laid over lib plate], frontis has tissue guard intact, Very Good

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SIGNED, LIMITED EDITIONS - 3 Volumes

Lot 10E: SIGNED, LIMITED EDITIONS - 3 Volumes

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Description: *Aphrodite In Aulis by George Moore (1930) 1st Ed., London: William Heinemann Ltd. #909/1825 SIGNED by George Moore. Bound in Japanese Vellum, deckled page edges, VG. *The Captain's Toll-Gate by Frank R. Stockton (1903) NY: D. Appleton & Co. Large Paper Edition, #50/160, frontis etching by Jacques Reich and SIGNED BY REICH, along with the SIGNATURE OF STOCKTON. Bound in 3/4 Japanese Vellum, VG. *Field of Honor by Donn Byrne (1929) NY: Century Co. Large Paper Edition Limited to 500 Copies, SIGNED by Dorothea Donn-Byrne, Literary Executrix. Bound in 1/2 Japanese Vellum, Very Good Condition

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James, Will - 3 Volumes

Lot 10F: James, Will - 3 Volumes

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Description: *In the Saddle with Uncle Bill (1936) NY: Scribner's Sons, WITH THE DUST JACKET in protective mylar. Good to VG / Good DJ. *Scorpion a Good Bad Horse (1936) 1st Ed., NY: Scribner's Sons, WITH THE DUST JACKET in protective mylar, Good / Fair to Good. *All in the Day's Riding (1933) 1st Thus, NY: Scribner's Sons, VG, spine sunned

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The Naval History of Great Britain, From the Declaration of War by France in 1793, to the Accession of George IV by William James - Complete in 6 Volumes

Lot 10G: The Naval History of Great Britain, From the Declaration of War by France in 1793, to the Accession of George IV by William James - Complete in 6 Volumes

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Description: (1837) London: Richard Bentley. Uniformly bound in 3/4 leather and marbled paper, marbled endpapers, marbled page edges, with engraved plates and folding Abstracts and Tables.

Condition Report: Good to Very Good, occasional notations, covers rubbed

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The Collected Works of Bernard Shaw, LIMITED - Complete in 30 Volumes

Lot 10H: The Collected Works of Bernard Shaw, LIMITED - Complete in 30 Volumes

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Description: (1930) NY: Wm. H. Wise & Company. Ayot St. Lawrence Edition, #1452 of 1790 Sets. Bound in half ivory linen and blue paper, with paper spine labels intact.

Condition Report: Overall in Very Good Condition, light foxing to spines

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Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama.  A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook by The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer - COMPLETE IN 68 PARTS

Lot 11: Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama. A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook by The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer - COMPLETE IN 68 PARTS

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Description: (1902) NY: Selmar Hess. Each part individually bound in original stiff wraps

Condition Report: Overall Good to Very Good, lacks back cover on last issue

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TRAVEL & PLACES - 9 Volumes

Lot 12: TRAVEL & PLACES - 9 Volumes

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Description: *Cassell's Picturesque Australasia edited by E.E. Morris (1888-1889) London: Cassell & Company, Ltd., Good, foxing. *Pictorial and Descriptive Guide to Sherwood Forest and "The Dukeries" (The Land of Robin Hood) (1893) London: Ward, Lock & Bowden, Limited. SCARCE, with 1 (of 2) maps, lacks Index, needs to be re-glued to spine, Fair. *Antiquities of the Orient Unveiled by M. Wolcott Redding (1873), with mounted frontis, folding map (with tear - no loss) and plates throughout, Good. *Holyoke Massachusetts - A Case History of the Industrial Revolution in America by Green (1939) New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, with dj, Good/Fair. Along with others in Good Condition

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Memoires De La Vie Privee De Benjamin Franklin, Ecrits Par Lui-Meme

Lot 12A: Memoires De La Vie Privee De Benjamin Franklin, Ecrits Par Lui-Meme

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Description: (1791) 1st Ed., Paris: Chez Buisson. Frontis with tissue guard [2], vi, 156pp [pg 154 mis-numbered 254], 203pp, then the last four pages mis-numbered 360-363. Howes "B" item, rebound in a SIGNED LEATHER BINDING by Bennett, N.Y., with raised bands on gilt decorated spine, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers

Condition Report: Very Good++ Condition

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The Quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon and Rev. John Bachman - 3 Volumes

Lot 12B: The Quadrupeds of North America by John James Audubon and Rev. John Bachman - 3 Volumes

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Description: (1849 - 1851 - 1854) NY: Published by V. G. Audubon. Complete with 155 hand coloured lithographs and chromolithographed plates by W. E. Hitchcock and R. Trembly after J. J. and J. W. Audubon. Quarto, uniformly bound in 3/4 leather and cloth by E. Walker and Sons of New York, with raised bands on spines, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers, bindings and hinges tight

Condition Report: Very Good++ Condition, with plates in VG++ to Near Fine condition, may lack occasional tissue guard

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CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 19 Volumes

Lot 13: CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 19 Volumes

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Description: *The White Puppy Book by Cecil Aldin (nd) Oxford Univ. Press, with 12 color lithographs, VG, corner wear to covers. *The Trail of the Terrible 6 by Tom Mix (1935) St. Louis: Ralston Purina Co. Good, small corner chip to front cover. *Tim McCoy in The Westerner retold by Eleanor Packer - Big Little Book (1936) Whitman Pub., Good. *Peter Rabbit, Goldsmith Pub. Co., From the Houghton & Simonds Stores, Number 505 Series, Good. *The Death and Burial of Cock Robin, linen book, Fair to Good. Along with others in Fair to Good Condition (1 Poor)

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The Mary Frances Cook Book or Adventures Among the Kitchen People by Jane Eayre Fryer

Lot 14: The Mary Frances Cook Book or Adventures Among the Kitchen People by Jane Eayre Fryer

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Description: (1912) Phila: John C. Winston Co. With full page illustrations by Margaret G. Hays, other illustrations by Jane Allen Boyer. Viii, [3], 12-175pp, bound in blue cloth, with mounted illustration on cover

Condition Report: Fair to Good Condition, gilt on spine rubbed, hinges cracked, binding loosening

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British Prose Writers - 25 Volumes

Lot 15: British Prose Writers - 25 Volumes

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Description: (1819-1821) London: John Sharpe. Uniformly bound in 3/4 leather and marbled paper, with gilt borders, raised bands in gilt decorated spines, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers. With bookplates of Charles Currie, ownership signature of John Fitz Gerald. Volumes I through XXV. Includes Horace Walpole, Burke's Reflections, Johnson's Table Talk, Temple's Essays and more.

Condition Report: Covers Poor to Fair, with tender backstrips showing some loss of leather. Interiors Good to Very Good

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A Green Bough by William Faulkner - LIMITED & SIGNED.  Illustrated by Lynd Ward

Lot 15A: A Green Bough by William Faulkner - LIMITED & SIGNED. Illustrated by Lynd Ward

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Description: (1933) 1st Ed., NY: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas. LIMITED EDITION #309 of 360 copies. SIGNED BY WILLIAM FAULKNER. Wood Engravings by Lynd Ward, with mounted illustrations on front cover, mounted frontis-piece, and illustration on colophon page

Condition Report: Very Good, slight darkening to spine, some pages uncut

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Report by the Commissioners [For the British Fisheries], For The Herring Fishery

Lot 15B: Report by the Commissioners [For the British Fisheries], For The Herring Fishery

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Description: 13 Reports in 1 book, dating from 1809 to 1829, with 2 folding maps in back of *Dunglass Harbour and *Cellardyke Harbour. Bound in full leather, raised bands on re-backed spine, leather spine labels intact, front gutter starting.

Condition Report: Covers Fair to Good, Interior Good to Very Good

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CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 21 Volumes

Lot 16: CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 21 Volumes

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Description: *Mickey Mouse and Pluto by Walt Disney (nd) Racine: Whitman Publishing Co., in a partial dust jacket, in a protective mylar cover. Fair to Good Condition, lacking portion of backstrip, interior Very Good, in a Poor dj. *Miquette Baptise Sa Poupee by Camo (1922) Paris: Librairie Plon, Good. [Along with 2 other Camo books, 1 Good,, other lacks back cover]. *The Story of Little Black Mingo by [Frank Ver Beck] (nd) Phila: Henry Altemus Co., Fair. *Little Black Sambo and the Baby Elephant by Frank Ver Beck (1925) Phila: Henry Altemus Co., Fair. *Stories of the Angels in Words of One Syllable by Elisabeth Robinson Scovil (1928) Phila: Henry Altemus Co., Good. *Millicent's Home by Crona Temple (nd) London: Religious Tract Society, Good. *Action Poems and Plays for Children by Nora Archibald Smith (1923) NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Co. Along with others in Good to VG Condition

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Je Veit e' Lita Jente by Anne-Marie Riiber / SCARCE NORWEGIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK

Lot 17: Je Veit e' Lita Jente by Anne-Marie Riiber / SCARCE NORWEGIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK

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Description: (C1940) Oslo: Eberh B. Oppi A.S. Illustrated by G. Bratlie. Unpaginated, oblong format, color illustrations, in original half cloth and illustrated paper over boards

Condition Report: Very Good, lacking portion of backstrip

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THEOLOGY - 4 Volumes

Lot 18: THEOLOGY - 4 Volumes

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Description: *The English Version of the Polyglott Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; With the Marginal Readings (1844) Franklin, N.H.: Peabody and Daniell. In full leather with gilt borders, slightly raised bands on gilt decorated spine, marbled edges, frontis, additional decorative title, double column format, binding and hinges tight. Flowers laid in - inside covers, covers Good, interior VG. *Practical Infidelity Portrayed - An Address Submitted to the Consideration of Robert D. Owen, Kneeland, Houston, and others of the Infidel party, in the City of New-York by Abner Cunningham (1836) 3rd Ed., NY: Daniel Cooledge, Good to Very Good. Along with others in Good Condition

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CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 26 Volumes

Lot 19: CHILDREN'S & JUVENILE - 26 Volumes

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Description: *SCARCE - Biography For Schools; or, Good Examples For Young Persons (1836) 1st Ed., Phila: Uriah Hunt, Fair, ex-lib. *The Child's Book on the Soul. Two Parts in One by Rev. T.H. Gallaudet (1836) Fifth Ed., Hartford: Belknap & Hamersley, Fair. *Mr. Rutherford's Children (1853) NY: George P. Putnam & Co., VG. *The Boy Astronomer by A. Frederick Collins (1923) Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., Good++. *Tarbell's Geographical Series - The Complete Geography by Horace S. Tarbell (1899) NY: Werner School Book Co. Covers soiled and darkened, interior VG. Along with others in Good to VG Condition

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TEXTILES - 39 Volumes and Pieces

Lot 20: TEXTILES - 39 Volumes and Pieces

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Description: *[5 Pieces] Three 3-ring binders containing directions for the looms, with mounted fabric samples. One bag also containing directions and samples. One folded sample from "Loom #1", Good. *8 Volumes published by the International Textbook Company, covering Cotton Looms, Yarns and Calculations, Woolen Carding and Spinning, Woolen and Worsted Looms, Fancy Looms and Attachments, Fundamentals of Textile Designing, Advanced Textile Designing, and Wool Preparation, Very Good. *21 Issues from the International Correspondence Schools covering Color in Textile Designing, Woolen and Worsted Warp Preparation, Ply Fabrics, Cloth Analysis, Loom Operation and more [3 in Poor Condition], generally Good Condition. Along with others in Good to VG Condition

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HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

Lot 20A: HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

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Description: BOTH SCARCE / *Diseases of the Spleen and Their Remedies Clinically Illustrated by J. Compton Burnett (1887) 1st Ed., London: James Epps & Co. SIGNED "With the author's kind regards". Xi, [1], 130pp, [2], with the Errata Slip tipped-in. Bound in original brown cloth, with the binding tight. Good Condition, a few pages folded, occasional notation, covers rubbed with bumped corners. *Therapeutic Methods. An Outline of Principles Observed in the Art of Healing by Jabez P. Drake (1886) 1st Ed., Boston: Otis Clapp & Son. 195pp, bound in original brown cloth, with binding and hinges tight. Good Condition, bumped covers, upper/lower backstrip edge wear/tear. Both with ownership.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

Lot 20B: HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

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Description: BOTH SCARCE / *Homoeopathic Treatment of Epidemic Cholera by B. F. Joslin (1854) Third Edition, with Additions, NY: William Radde. 252pp, bound in original cloth, with binding and hinges tight, pages age darkened, Good Condition. *Vaccinosis and Its Cure by Thuja; with Remarks on Homoeoprophylaxis (1897) Second Edition, London: Homoeopathic Pub Co. viii, 145pp, bound in original cloth, with binding and hinges tight. Very Good Condition, with notation of ownership.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

Lot 20C: HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

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Description: Manual of Homoeopathic Medicine. In Two Parts. Part I - Materia Medica. Part II - Therapeutical and Symptomatological Repertory by G. H. G. Jahr - 2 Volumes. Translated From the Fourth Edition and Edited, with Additions by P. F. Curie (1847) Second Edition, London: Hippolyte Bailliere Publisher. xlvi, 631pp, [9]; xxviii, 620pp, [8], uniformly bound in original brown cloth, with binding tight. Covers in Fair to Good Condition, showing edge wear/tear, with the Interiors in VG Condition.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 11 Booklets

Lot 20D: HOMOEOPATHY - 11 Booklets

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Description: All soft covers, with text in French. *L'Homoeopathie Dans Les Hopitaux - Memoire A Propos De La Petition Des Ouvriers De Paris Et De La Discussion Au Senat (Séance Du 1er Juillet 1865) (1865) Paris: J. B. Bailliere et Fils, Fair to Good, backstrip loss. *Homoeopathie En Art Dentaire Abrege De Therapeutique (1951), VG. *L'Homoeopathie Exposee Aux Gens Du Monde, Et Refutation Des Objections by Achille Hoffmann (1834), Fair Condition. *Application Des Ultra-Sons A La Preparation Des Remedes Homoeopathiques by Lise Wurmser & Irene Vischniac (1949) Good++. *Les Lombo-Sciatiques by Michel Guillaume (1955) Very Good Condition. *Compte-Rendu Du Proces De Mme Hahnemann / [Trial of Hahnemann's wife for practicing homeopathy] (1847) Poor to Fair, lacks back cover. *Homoeopathie Et Therapeutique Positive by P. Jousset (1892) Good Condition. *De L'Homoeopathie - Encore Une Fois Qu'est-Ce Que L'Homoeopathie by A. Charge (1864) Poor. Along with 3 others in Good Condition.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 3 Volumes

Lot 20E: HOMOEOPATHY - 3 Volumes

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Description: SCARCE / *Nouvelle Pharmacopee Homoeopathique ou Histoire Naturelle, Preparation Et Posologie Ou Administration Des Doses Des Medicaments Homoeopathiques by G. H. G. Jahr and Catellan (1862) Paris: J. B. Bailliere Et Fils. Viii, 436pp, ILLUSTRATED, bound in half leather, Very Good, light foxing. *Almanach Homoeopathique Ou Annuaire General De La Doctrine Hahnemannienne by MM. Catellan (1860) Paris: J. B. Bailliere et Fils. xvii, [1], 537pp, bound in half leather, with markings throughout, Good. *L'Homoeopathie Des Gens du Monde by Achille Hoffmann (1891) Paris: J. B. Bailliere et Fils. Soft cover, 142pp, [2], 24pp, Good, with some loss to backstrip.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 1 Volume

Lot 20F: HOMOEOPATHY - 1 Volume

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Description: SCARCE / Reine Arzneimittellehre by Samuel Hahnemann - Vol. 2, (1824) Dresden: Arnoldischen Buchhandlung. 508pp, [1], bound in paper over boards, with spine label intact. Ownership on title page, Good to Very Good Condition.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

Lot 20G: HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

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Description: SCARCE / *Conferences Sur L'Homoeopathie by M. Leon Simon (1869) Paris: J. B. Bailliere Et Fils. Lxiv, 320pp, bound in half leather, marbled endpapers, Very Good. *L'Homoeopathie Mise A La Portee De Tout Le Monde by T. Oriard (1863) Paris: B. B. Bailliere. [4], 370pp, [1], bound in half leather, marbled endpapers, Very Good Condition.

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HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

Lot 20H: HOMOEOPATHY - 2 Volumes

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Description: SCARCE / *Lecons De Medecine Homoeopathique by Leon Simon (1835) Paris: J. B. Bailliere. 535pp, [1], bound in half leather, with backstrip starting to peel, interior foxing, Fair to Good.. *L'Homoeopathie Et Ses Detracteurs a L'Occasion De L'Epidemie De Cholera Qui A Regne A Marseille En 1854 by A. Charge (1855) 1st Ed., Paris: J. B. Bailliere. 236pp, bound in half leather, lacks upper backstrip, interior foxing with light edge damp mark, Fair Condition.

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Intimate Glimpses of the Gold Coast by Edward Gubenick - MANUSCRIPT

Lot 21: Intimate Glimpses of the Gold Coast by Edward Gubenick - MANUSCRIPT

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Description: AUTHOR'S WORKING COPY. Circa early 20th Century. [4], vii, [12], 271pp [single sided], with a handwritten Introduction, with the rest of the pages typed, in a binder. The Author's story of his African experiences, well written but probably never published [no records found].

Condition Report: Very Good

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THEOLOGY - 28 Volumes

Lot 22: THEOLOGY - 28 Volumes

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Description: *18 hard covers by Tanquerey, including Brevior Synopsis Theologiae Dogmaticae, Compendio Di Teologia Ascetica E Mistica, Precis De Theologie Ascetique Et Mystique, Brevior Synopsis Theologiae Moralis and more, Good. *10 soft covers to include *Giovanni De Britto Missionario E Santo by Moreschini (1943) *L'Astro d'Agnone Nel Santo by Fratini (1895) *Vita Di S. Francesco Di Paola (1930) *Nei Solenni Funerali In Suffragion Del P. Gaetano Zocchi (1912). Along with others, Good Condition

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MANUSCRIPT LEDGERS, BOOK & NOTEPAD - 4 Pieces

Lot 23: MANUSCRIPT LEDGERS, BOOK & NOTEPAD - 4 Pieces

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Description: *(1850-1871) Ledger Book - Entries include: 8 lbs Lobsters .77, Horse & Wagon to Laconia 1.00, finished Travers Sled - 7 Days Work 10.50, Tanning 30 Grey Squirrel Skins 1.50. *Cash Book 1862-1866. *Book of handwritten poetry and excerpts, with mounted chromolithograph cards (1845-1848). *Note Pad with handwritten notes on sailing, with mention of Rockland, Rockport, Camden and Lincolnville, Maine (1911) Maynard Spear.

Condition Report: Fair to Good

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