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THE THINKER IN BAS RELIEF BOOKENDS. CAST IRON WITH BRONZE FINISH.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 18346

Condition: Could use a good cleaning, but Near Fine condition with no blemishes or defects. NOTE: The standard shipping charge quoted by hte website applies to books and not bookends. Please inquire.


CHICAGO. A STRANGERS' AND TOURISTS' GUIDE TO THE CITY OF CHICAGO CONTAINING REMINISCENCES OF CHICAGO IN THE EARLY DAY; AN ACCOUNT OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE CITY; DESCRIPTION OF PUBLIC BUILDINGS, CHURCHES, SCHOOLS, AND OBJECTS OF INTEREST; ETC.

By: N/A

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Relig. Philo. Pub. Association (J. S. Thompson) Printers.: 1866.

Seller ID: 11481

Binding: tle

Condition: Corners bumped, tiny tear on spine, else Very Good or better. Contents are clean and no foxing. A rare book and one of the earliest travel/tourist guide to Chicago.


A MEMORIAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY OF THE COUNTIES OF MERCED, STANISLAUS, CALAVERAS, TUOLUMNE AND MARIPOSA, CALIFORNIA. ILLUSTRATED.

By: (no author noted)

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Lewis Publishing Company,: 1892.

Seller ID: 6923

Binding: Full, brown leather with blind-stamped border, fou

Condition: Corners are worn and there is some scuffs along the edges. Cracked along the front joint, but could be nicely repaired. The binding is tight. Gilt is bright and overall the book is Very Good.


NOTABLE NEVADANS: SNAPSHOTS OF SAGEBRUSHERS WHO ARE DOING THINGS.

By: (no author)

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Reno:, no publisher noted.: June, 1910.

Seller ID: 13480

Binding: boa

Condition: Slight shelf wear and a small repaired tear on the title page, otherwise, it is near fine. We are not sure if this is the original binding. It may have been bound in this 3/4 leather later. An extremely scarce book.


TO SAN FRANCISCO AND BACK. BY A LONDON PARSON....

By: A London Parson (Hervey R. Jones),

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London:, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge,: no date (ca. 1878)

Seller ID: 2010

Binding: Original red cloth stamped with gilt and black dec

Condition: Slightly cocked and worn at the extremities, former owner inscription, front inner hinge weak in spots, else very good.


GREAT HOUSES OF ITALY: THE TUSCAN VILLAS.

By: Acton, Harold,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, A Studio Book, The Viking Press,: 1973.

Seller ID: 16539

Binding: Hardbound in terracotta cloth-covered boards with

Condition: Text pages are age-toned at the extremities, else Very Good in a color-illustrated dust jacket (not price-clipped) that has slight edge wear, else Very Good.


AMONG THE NORTHERN ICEBERGS.

By: Adams, Emma, ,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA:, Pacific Press Publishing Company,: (1890).

Seller ID: 16703

Binding: Hardbound in original brown cloth-covered boards w

Condition: Very light shelf-wear, else a Near Fine bright copy of this book of exploration in the Arctic for young readers.


SIX-GUNS AND SADDLE LEATHER.

By: Adams, Ramon F.,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland:, John T. Zubal,: 1982.

Seller ID: 3715

Binding: Brown cloth with black label and gilt titling on s

Condition: Very good in a very good dust jacket.


CIRCUS DAY.

By: Ade, Geoge,

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Chicago:, The Werner Company,: (1896)

Seller ID: 12496

Binding: the

Condition: Faint vertical crease on each cover, Slight shelf wear, else Very Good. A very scarce book.


MOTION PICTURE ACTING: HOW TO PREPARE FOR PHOTOPLAYING, WHAT QUALIFICATIONS ARE NECESSARY, HOW TO SECURE AN ENGAGEMENT, SALARIES PAID TO PHOTOPLAYERS.

By: Agnew, Frances,

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York:, Reliance Newspaper Syndicate,: 1913.

Seller ID: 13242

Binding: itle stamped in black on front cover and spine.

Condition: Covers are soiled...more on rear. Spine is darkened. Former owner's signature and date, "June 1, 1917" on front, blank end paper, else Contents are Very Good. The book is tight and probably cleanable. Overall Good+ to Very good copy.


THE SILVER COUNTRY OR THE GREAT SOUTHWEST.

By: Anderson, Alexander D.,

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York:, G. P. Putnam's Sons,: 1877.

Seller ID: 5780

Binding: Brown cloth, map on front cover and gilt spine tit

Condition: There is waterstaining along the margins but generally doesn't affect text, the cloth is somewhat worn and the corners are bumped. The folding map is complete but torn at folds. Some insect damage along margins in first 20 or so pages. Oveall, contents are Good+ and book is Good-. It is a presentable book and is very collectible until a better one comes along and the price reflects the less than VG condition.


THE SILVER COUNTRY OR THE GREAT SOUTHWEST.

By: Anderson, Alexander D.,

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, G. P. Putnam's Sons,: 1877.

Seller ID: 3727

Binding: Green cloth, map on front cover and gilt spin

Condition: Slightly cocked else near fine.


LAKE NGAMI; OR EXPLORATIONS AND DISCOVERIES DURING FOUR YEARS' WANDERINGS IN THE WILDS OF SOUTH WESTERN AFRICA WITH AN INTRODUCTORY LETTER BY JOHN CHARLES FREMONT.

By: Andersson, Charles John,

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Dix, Edwards & Co.,: 1857 (1st 1856)

Seller ID: 8839

Binding: spine title.

Condition: Ex. lib copy with spine marking and a book plate on front pastedown, but no other markings, etc. Corners bumped and worn, spine rolled slightly forward and spine ends worn.Boards are rubbed. Two 2+" splits at front and rear joints. Front hinge a bit weak, ffep wrinkled and has former owner inscription, text clean and without foxing.


HISTORY OF NEVADA, 1881, WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS.

By: Angel, Myron F., ed.,

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Berkeley:, Howell-North,: 1958

Seller ID: 13414

Binding: Black cloth, gilt decoration and lettering on fron

Condition: A Fine copy in a dust jacket that has slight edge wear and chipping and slight soil, else Very Good.


HISTORY OF NEVADA, 1881 (1958), WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS.

By: Angel, Myron F., ed.,

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley:, Howell-North,: 1958

Seller ID: 11531

Binding: fro

Condition: A crisp, as new copy in a Fine dust jacket. We haven't seen a copy this nice in years.


CUPID'S ALBUM.

By: Argyle, Archie (Annie Argyle),

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, M. Doolady, Publ.,: 1866.

Seller ID: 3732

Binding: Original brown cloth, gilt titles.

Condition: Scrape on front cover, front hinge weak, pages rippled, otherwise very good.


Bronze Clad Thinker.

By: Armor Bronze Company

Price: $125.00

Seller ID: 6542

Condition: Fine condition. Felt bottoms intact with Armor Bronze labels.


PAPERS SUBMITTED BY MR. D. R. ASHLEY, (FROM THE COMMITTEE ON MINES AND MINING) CONSISTING OF LETTERS FROM THE SECRETARIES OF THE TREASURY AND THE INTERIOR, RELATIVE TO THE SUTRO TUNNEL.

By: Ashley, Mr. D. R,

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington:, House of Representatives, 40th Congress, 2nd Session, Misc. Doc. No. 156.: July 1, 1868

Seller ID: 5626

Binding: Disbound from other publication.

Condition: Bottom edge chipped, slight wear, else Very Good. An early Sutro item.


SUTRO TUNNEL.: REPORT SUBMITTED BY MR. D. R. ASHLEY, (FROM THE COMMITTEE ON MINES AND MINING).

By: Ashley, Mr. D. R,

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington:, House of Representatives, 40th Congress, 2nd Session, Report No. 50.: June 3, 1868

Seller ID: 10635

Binding: Bound in a marbled paper-covered folder with hand-

Condition: There is a faint date stamp on the top margin of the front page and an embossed stamp of Harvard on the title page. Also, a book plate on front paste down of the Whitney Library stating the book is a gift from J. D. Whitney. Else this is a clean, very good copy.


SELECTED BIRDS OF AMERICA & SELECTED QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICA. (TWO (2) VOLUMES)

By: Audubon, John James and The Rev. John Bachman,

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Kent, OH:, Volair Limited.: 1977.

Seller ID: 14991

Binding: Hardbound in full, brown leather with intricate gi