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Arabian Nights - 1842 Edition
Arabian Nights - 1842 Edition
Philadelphia: Thomas Wardle, 1842. (Arabian Nights' Entertainments) New Edition, Carefully Revised and Corrected.. Lacking spine which has been been sealed with binder's black adhesive. Original marbled boards which are rubbed and worn at corners. Hand marbled endpapers. Illustrated throughout with nurmerous engravings within the text. Mild scattered foxing to several...
[Item #FIC00508]   more info
Price: $120.00
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Austrian Biedermeier Dresser
Austrian Biedermeier Dresser
ca. 1820. 33” x 18” x 33” Walnut wood veneer on pine with shellac polish. The front of this small early Biedermeier chest of drawers is a fine example of the mirrored ring grain veneer that quality Biedermeier is known for relying on the natural beauty of the wood to...
[Item #FRN00027]   more info
Price: $7,200.00
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Austrian Biedermeier Secretary Desk
Austrian Biedermeier Secretary Desk
ca. 1830. 41.5” x 21” x 56” Walnut wood veneer on pine. This beautifully crafted secretary is not only a stunning sight but also an exceptional conversation piece. Apart from the obvious black columns and mirror ring grain veneer, the interior of this desk is a testament to the high...
[Item #FRN00013]   more info
Price: $24,500.00
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Austrian Vienna Biedermeier Bed Stand
Austrian Vienna Biedermeier Bed Stand
ca. 1830-35. 44” x 23” x 31” Walnut wood veneer on pine. A unique piece of Biedermeier furniture, this rolling bed stand has a hand crank that allows the top to be raised up to . Still in very good working order. " fn/--.
[Item #FRN00021]   more info
Price: $8,000.00
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Austrian Vienna Biedermeier Table
Austrian Vienna Biedermeier Table
ca. 1815-1820. 34.5” x 20.5” x 31” Cherry wood veneer on pine. Being an early Biedermeier piece, this table still shows the sharp corners and squared styling typical to that time period. The table and feet of the legs are trimmed in the usual black stain. Adding to the quality...
[Item #FRN00009]   more info
Price: $4,500.00
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin - 1921
Milwaukee, Wisconsin - 1921
New York: P.F. Collier & Sons Company, 1921. (Map of the City of Milwaukee, Wisconsin) A black and white engraving of a street map ofMilwaukee, Wisconsin originally published in The New World Atlas and Gazetteer in 1921. Plate is 11x15 inches. Shows a key of various hotels, prominent institutions, churches...
[Item #MAP00332]   more info
Price: $12.00
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Thuringia / Saxony German Biedermeier Secretary Desk
Thuringia / Saxony German Biedermeier Secretary Desk
ca. 1835. 46” x 20.25” x 68” Cherry wood veneer over pine with mahogany interior. The front of this secretary drops open (an additional 17.5 in. in depth) to reveal 10 drawers (9 small, 1 large), 7 of which are adorned with delicate inlays of maple wood centered on each...
[Item #FRN00007]   more info
Price: $29,000.00
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Who is Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Edward Albee.
Who is Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
New York: Atheneum, 1962. First edition, first printing, signed and dated (2005) by the author on half title page. Includes a letter from author's office to verfify the authenticity of the autograph. Winner of the NY Drama Critics Circle Award and the Tony Award for Best Play. Bumping to head...
[Item #FIC00347]   more info
Price: $1,280.00
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Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie (signed). Maya Angelou.
Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie (signed)
New York: Random House, 1971. First edition, first printing, inscribed by author on title page. Very minor fading to top edge of book ; otherwise, both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine, unread condition. A beautiful copy of Maya Angelou's first collected work of poetry. fn/fn.
[Item #AAS00023]   more info
Price: $120.00
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Music Boxes. Gilbert Bahl.
Music Boxes
Philadelphia: Courage Books, 1993. First American edition. Music Boxes: The Collector's Guide to Selecting, Restoring, and Enjoying New and Vintage Music Boxes. Book is tight and clean in near fine condition. Dust jacket has edge wear and 1" tear to bottom of front panel. nrfn/vg-.
[Item #HBS00010]   more info
Price: $15.00
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Clara Barton signed tribute to Julia Ward Howe. Clara Barton.
Clara Barton signed tribute to Julia Ward Howe
Christmas 1910. Barton’s Tribute to Julia Ward Howe. Printed Document signed, with an added autograph note signed, Glen Echo, MD, Christmas 1910. 4 page, 6 ¾” x 5 ¼”. A noted Civil War nurse, Clara Barton found the American Red Cross in 1881 and served as the organization's president for...
[Item #ATG00001]   more info
Price: $700.00
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The Most Beautiful Villages of England. James Bentley.
The Most Beautiful Villages of England
London: Thames and Hudson, 1999. This beautifully illustrated book contains bright color photographs that capture village life in England. Photographs by Hugh Palmer, a famous British photographer of architecture and gardens. It contains 285 color illustrations. The book is in bright, clean condition. bumping to the top and bottom edges...
[Item #ART00012]   more info
Price: $20.00
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Botanical prints of Roses. Basilius Besler.
Botanical prints of Roses
Nuremberg: 1613. (I. Rosa flore albo pleno; II. Rosa alba flore simplici; III. Rosa Milesia flore rubro plens; IV. Rosa provincialis flore albo ) A beautifully handcolored copperplate engraving of different kinds of Roses (15 3/4 x 18 1/2 inches to the platemark, 17 1/4 x 21 3/4 full page)...
[Item #PRN00263]   more info
Price: $2,400.00
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Common Oregano. Basilius Besler.
Common Oregano
Nuremberg: 1613. (I. Helenium, II. Origanum Onites dictum, III. Origanum vulgare) A beautifully handcolored copperplate engraving of the common Oregano (16 x 19 inches to the platemark, 17 1/4 x 21 3/4 full page). It is most likely that this print was originally part of the first black and white...
[Item #PRN00262]   more info
Price: $1,600.00
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Linum sylvestre flore coeruleo, Tragopogon flore luteo, Tragopogon purpureum. Basilius Besler.
Linum sylvestre flore coeruleo, Tragopogon flore luteo, Tragopogon purpureum
Eichstatt: 1640. Originally published in Besler's "Hortus Eystettensis" in 1613. His work was the first to document and thoroughly illustrate a private garden. The garden was that of his patron Bishop Johann Conrad von Gemmingen. Besler spent 16 years meticulously copying the numerous species that had been collected for the...
[Item #PRN00012]   more info
Price: $1,840.00
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Lotus Urbana (Blue trigonella), Lagopus peregrina (Crimson clover), Lagopus Maior (Red wood clover). Basilius Besler.
Lotus Urbana (Blue trigonella), Lagopus peregrina (Crimson clover), Lagopus Maior (Red wood clover)
Eichstatt: 1640. Originally published in Besler's "Hortus Eystettensis" in 1613. His work was the first to document and thoroughly illustrate a private garden. The garden was that of his patron Bishop Johann Conrad von Gemmingen. Besler spent 16 years meticulously copying the numerous species that had been collected for the...
[Item #PRN00009]   more info
Price: $1,800.00
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Hawaiian Archipelago: Six Months Among the Plam Groves, Coral Reefsa and Volcanoes of the Sandwich Islands. Isabella Bird Bishop.
Hawaiian Archipelago: Six Months Among the Plam Groves, Coral Reefsa and Volcanoes of the Sandwich Islands
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1894. First American Edition. Ex-lib. Bound in library buckram with library marking on first four pages and library stamp on edges of text block. Lacking ffep. First two pages are loose and first several pages are worn and chipped around the edges. Text and...
[Item #USH00026]   more info
Price: $48.00
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North Atlantic Chart - 1748. Emanuel Bowen.
North Atlantic Chart - 1748
London: John Harris, D. D. and F. R. S. 1748. (A New and Accurate Chart of the Western or Atlantic Ocean. Drawn from Surveys and most approved Maps & Charts. The whole being regulated by Astronomical Observations.) Map out of Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca or, A complete collection of Voyages...
[Item #MAP00190]   more info
Price: $780.00
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Something Wicked This Way Comes (signed). Ray Bradbury.
Something Wicked This Way Comes (signed)
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1962. First edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Book is bound in publisher's original cloth. Mild bumping to spine ends, else cloth and embossing are clean and bright in fine condition. Very light foxing along inner hinges of frant and rear endpapers...
[Item #SCI00024]   more info
Price: $700.00
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Briggs' North America - 1625. Henry Briggs.
Briggs' North America - 1625
London: (n.p.), 1625. (North part of America Conteyning Newfoundland, new England, Virginia, Flordia, new Spaine, and Nova Francia wth ye riche Isles of Hispaniola, Cuba, Jamaica and Port Ricco, on the South, and upon ye West the large and goodly Island of California) In 1622, Henry Briggs drafted A Treatise...
[Item #MAP00073]   more info
Price: $25,000.00
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Boom! Voices of the Sixties. Tom Brokaw.
Boom! Voices of the Sixties
New York: Random House, 2007. First edition of Brokaws collection of different "Personal Reflections on the '60s and Today." The book has minor bumping to the corners and head and tail of spine. Else in near fine condition. The dust jacket has some edge wear, and the remnants of a....
[Item #USH00101]   more info
Price: $20.00
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John Brown signed letter with picture. John Brown.
John Brown signed letter with picture
28 Jan. 1837. Autograph letter signed to Frederick Haymaker Esq, Newton Falls. 28 January 1837. 1 p. Famous Antislavery Activist and Revolutionary, Hung for Murders and his Bold, Fanatic Attack on the Harpers Ferry United States Armory. Boldly Signed “John Brown” Personal Autograph Letter relating to his growing financial frustrations...
[Item #ATG00031]   more info
Price: $9,000.00
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Bitterroot (signed). James Lee Burke.
Bitterroot (signed)
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. First trade edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine unread condition. fn/fn.
[Item #MYS00101]   more info
Price: $45.50
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Cadillac Jukebox (signed). James Lee Burke.
Cadillac Jukebox (signed)
New York: Hyperion, 1996. First trade edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine unread condition. fn/fn.
[Item #MYS00104]   more info
Price: $56.00
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Jolie Blon's Bounce (signed). James Lee Burke.
Jolie Blon's Bounce (signed)
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2002. First trade edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine unread condition. fn/fn.
[Item #MYS00163]   more info
Price: $42.00


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