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WESTERN WANDERINGS: A RECORD OF TRAVEL IN THE EVENING LAND.

By: Boddam-Whetham, J.W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Richard Bentley & Son,: 1874

Seller ID: 1272

Binding: Original gilt and black decorated stamped gre

Condition: Front cover rubbed, extremity wear, front hinge weak, else very good.


SOLDIERS IN KING PHILIP'S WAR WITH A CRITICAL ACCOUNT OF THAT WAR WITH A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS OF NEW ENGLAND FROM 1620-1677....

By: Bodge, George Madison,

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston. Printed for the Author.: 1906.

Seller ID: 17722

Binding: tle

Condition: Front hinge is cracked, but the binding is tight and secure. Fore and bottom edges of the pages are unclipped. Light edge and corner wear, else Very Good. Contents are clean and there are no blemishes or markings.


PALM SPRINGS. FIRST HUNDRED YEARS.

By: Bogert, Frank M.,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Palm Springs:, Palm Springs Heritage Associates,: 1987.

Seller ID: 13484

Binding: Beige cloth with gilt stamped spine title and fron

Condition: Very Good or better in a good, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket is slightly dulled and with some scratches, light rubs and a little shelf wear. there is a small pieces missing at head of spine. The finest book every written about Palm Springs and becoming exceedingly difficult to locate.


PALM SPRINGS. FIRST HUNDRED YEARS.

By: Bogert, Frank M.,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Palm Springs:, Palm Springs Heritage Associates,: 1987.

Seller ID: 13586

Binding: Beige cloth with gilt stamped spine title and fron

Condition: There is a full page gift inscription to the previous owner on the front, blank end paper and on the front paste down, there are several inscriptions, else Very Good or better in a very good, illustrated dust jacket. The finest book every written about Palm Springs.


MY PLAYHOUSE WAS A CONCORD COACH: AN ANTHOLOGY OF NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS AND DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THOSE WHO MADE CALIFORNIA HISTORY DURING THE YEARS 1822-1888.

By: Boggs, Mae Helene Bacon.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Oakland:, Privately Printed (Howell-North Press).,: 1942.

Seller ID: 1273

Binding: Gilt decorated blue cloth.

Condition: Some wear and soil on covers,, label remnant on lower portion of front, blank end paper; else very good.


Oeuvres diverses du Sieur D*** [Despréaux]. Avec le Traité du sublime, ou du merveilleux dans le discours, traduit du grec de Longin. Et les reflexions critiques sur ce Rheteur : où l'on répond aux objections faites contre les Anciens. Nouvelle édition, reveuë & augmentée. Volume 1.

By: BOILEAU-DESPREAUX, Nicolas

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Paris:, Chez Denys Thierry.: 1694

Seller ID: 17023

Binding: Hardbound in full, period, brown calf. Five raise

Condition: The covers are rubbed and edge-worn, corners are bumped and worn, overall a nice looking antiquarian book with a tight binding. The contents are clean and there is virtually no foxing or age toning.


GLEANINGS FROM THE HARVEST-FIELDS OF LITERATURE. A MELANGE OF EXCERPTS, CURIOUS, HUMOROUS, AND INSTRUCTIVE.

By: Bombaugh, C. C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore:, T. Newton Kurtz,: 1873.

Seller ID: 10427

Binding: 3/4 tan leather over marbled paper-covered boards.

Condition: Corner wear, rubbing to extremities and there is a small scrape on the front paste-down but overall, an attractively bound book that is Very Good and contents are clean with no foxing.


THE MORMONS AND THE SILVER MINES.

By: Bonwick, James.

Price: $115.00

Publisher: London:, Hodder & Stoughton,: 1872

Seller ID: 1279

Binding: Original brown cloth with black title on front and

Condition: Wearing at spine ends and corners, rear hinge repaired, few pages damp stained and some pencil underlining. Generally very good and very scarce.


Farbige Dekorationen Beispiele dekorativer Wandmalerei vom Altertum bis zur Mitte des 19 Jahrhunderts (Colored decorations examples of decorative wall painting from antiquity to the middle of the 19th century)

By: Bossert, Helmuth Th.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berlin:, Verlag Ernst Wasmuth: 1928.

Seller ID: 16542

Binding: Hardbound in brown cloth-covered boards with titl

Condition: The spine is gone and the covers have tears and wear. This is a research or reference copy as the contents are clean and Near Fine except for two former owner bookplates on front paste down and one detached plate.


THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, L.L.D. INCLUDING THE TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES, CORRESPONDENCE WITH MRS. THRALE. ETC. WITH NUMEROUS ADDITIONS BY JOHN WILSON CROCKER. 10 VOLUMES IN 5, COMPLETE.

By: Boswell, James

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London:, George Bell and Sons, York Street, Covent Garden.: 1876.

Seller ID: 17654

Binding: Hardcover, Embossed, maroon cloth, Gilt stamped t

Condition: Spines are slightly sun-faded, but are uniform. Light shelf wear, else Very Good or better set of books.


THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D. COMPREHENDING AN ACCOUNT OF HIS STUDIES AND NUMEROUS WORKS. (FIVE (5) VOLUMES-COMPLETE)

By: Boswell, James,

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London:, Printed for Thomas Tegg, W. Sharpe and others.: 1824

Seller ID: 15483

Binding: e ma

Condition: Some rubbing and scratches to the boards, Some rubbing to spines and dulling of the gilt, but overall a Good to Very Good set of books that make an attractive antiquarian appearance.


LES ENCOURAGEMENS DE LA JEUNESSE. TWO VOLUMES.

By: Bouilly, J. N. (Jean Nicholas),

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris:, Chez Louis Janet, Libraire.: No date, but this is probably the edition listed

Seller ID: 14894

Binding: sta

Condition: Some rubbing, corners bumped and worn and general wear, but overall Very Good and it has nice antique patina. Contents are Very Good.


ASYLUM EARTH. SIGNED BY AUTHOR

By: Bragg, Charles,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston:, Journey Editions.: 1994.

Seller ID: 15515

Binding: Hard bound in blue cloth. Pictorial end papers.

Condition: Fine in a Fine dust jacket.


TWENTY-FIVE YEARS A PARSON IN THE WILD WEST.

By: Brown John.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Fall River, Mass.:, Privately published,: 1896,

Seller ID: 1308

Binding: Stiff printed wraps.

Condition: Very good. Spine wear at hinges and bottom is missing about 3/4".


THE VINTAGE CLUB.

By: Brown, Cal,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Indian Wells, CA:, Privately published by the Vintage Club.: 1991.

Seller ID: 14892

Binding: inen

Condition: There is an owner's presentation page to the former owner preceding the title page. Fine in an color-photograph dust jacket that is also fine. Publication price on the dust jacket is $150.00. This is also encased in Near Fine slip case.


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THE MOST SUPERB FOLIO AND SELF-INTERPRETING BIBLE CONTAINING OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS (BROWN'S BIBLE).$650.

By: Brown, Rev. John,

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Bungay, Suffolk, England:, C. Brightly & T. Kinnersley,: The title pages states it was published May 26, 18

Seller ID: 10009

Binding: Bound in original brown, full-leather. Gilt borde

Condition: This book has been professionally restored with original spine laid down and the boards are original and have been reattached and reinforced. Leather is scuffed but has a lovely old patina. Gilt border is chipped and faded. The paper is age-toned, but the wonderful rag-content paper has held up quite well. There is light to moderate foxing on some pages, but not throughout and most pages have none. Overall, a handsome, huge old bible that is very scarce.


ARTEMUS WARD: HIS TRAVELS 2.

By: Browne, Charles Farrar (Artemus Ward).

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York:, Carleton, Publ.,: 1865.

Seller ID: 7994

Binding: Original blind stamped brown cloth with gilt spine

Condition: Some wear, mainly at head and foot of spine, else VG, tight copy.


CRUSOE'S ISLAND:....WITH SKETCHES OF ADVENTURE IN CALIFORNIA AND WASHOE.

By: Browne, John Ross.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York:, Harper & Bros.,: 1864.

Seller ID: 1313

Binding: Original brown cloth.

Condition: Covers faded and some wear, former owner's bookplate on front paste down, slight foxing, else contents very good. Encased in a custom book slip.


POEMS OF WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT COLLECTED AND ARRANGED BY THE AUTHOR.

By: Bryant, William Cullen,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, Appleton:: (1876)

Seller ID: 10954

Binding: Bound in 3/4 red morocco over marbled paper-covere

Condition: Corner tips worn through, light shelf wear and gilt title is faded, else a Very Good book in an attractive leather binding.


MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES TRANSMITTING A MEMORIAL OF THE CITIZENS OF CARSON'S VALLEY ASKING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TERRITORIAL GOVERNMENT OVER THEM.

By: Buchanan, James.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington:, U.S. House of Representatives,: 1858.

Seller ID: 1332

Binding: disbound.

Condition: Near fine condition. Slight browning on left edge, else no defects or blemishes.