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SCOTSMAN'S DREAM

By: Berry, Warner Bott,

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, Privately Printed., with design and production under the direction of Andrew Hoyem with the assistance of Blake Riley at the Arion Press.: 2002.

Seller ID: 13266

Binding: ck a

Condition: One page is creased, else Fine in a Fine slip case.


ENGLISH RENAISSANCE WOODWORK. 1660-1730.

By: Beveridge, Thomas J., Architect, Edinburgh,

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London:, Technical Journals Ltd.: 1921.

Seller ID: 16440

Binding: Hardbound in brown cloth-covered boards with gilt

Condition: Some shelf wear, light cover soiling and minor edge wear, former owner's bookplate on front free end paper.. Contents are Fine and bright and overall the book is very good. PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE SIZE OF THIS BOOK, INQUIRE ABOUT POSTAGE.


REMINISCENCES OF A SOLDIER'S WIFE.

By: Biddle, Ellen McGowan.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, J.B. Lippincott Company,: 1907.

Seller ID: 1256

Binding: Original gilt-decorated blue cloth with black lett

Condition: Former owner's signature on front, blank end paper and dated January 1908, slight wear at spine ends, else Fine.


THE JOURNALS OF THE EXPEDITION UNDER THE COMMAND OF CAPTS. LEWIS AND CLARK TO THE SOURCE OF THE MISSOURI, THENCE ACROSS THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND DOWN THE RIVER COLUMBIA TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN, PERFORMED DURING THE YEARS 1804-5-6 BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES. (TWO (2) VOLUMES).

By: Biddle, Nicholas, editor,

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT:, Easton Press,: (1962)

Seller ID: 10817

Binding: Bound in full green leather with gilt-stamped elab

Condition: There is a minor ripple to some of the pages in Vol. I, else both are in Fine Condition.


THE JOURNALS OF THE EXPEDITION UNDER THE COMMAND OF CAPTS. LEWIS AND CLARK TO THE SOURCE OF THE MISSOURI, THENCE ACROSS THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND DOWN THE RIVER COLUMBIA TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN, PERFORMED DURING THE YEARS 1804-5-6 BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES. (TWO (2) VOLUMES).

By: Biddle, Nicholas, editor,

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT:, Easton Press,: (1962)

Seller ID: 10827

Binding: Bound in full green leather with gilt-stamped dec

Condition: This is account of the great Western exploration of Lewis and Clark in a publication that only Easton does as well. There are tiny scattered scuff marks on the covers, except for those, they bindings and the contents have no defects. It is priced taking into account the condition.


ECHOES OF THE PAST: AN ACCOUNT OF THE FIRST EMIGRANT TRAIN TO CALIFORNIA, FREMONT IN THE CONQUEST OF CALIFORNIA, HE DISCOVERY OF GOLD AND EARLY REMINISCENCES.

By: Bidwell, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chico, CA:, The Chico Advertiser,: ca. 1914.

Seller ID: 1258

Binding: Original green printed wraps.

Condition: Spine chipped, remnant of tape on head of front cover, edges worn, pages are age-toned,


CAN SUCH THINGS BE?

By: Bierce, Ambrose and G. A. Danziger,

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Washington:, The Neale Publishing Company.: 1903.

Seller ID: 11639

Binding: Hardbound in original brick red cloth. Front cover

Condition: Very slight wear at the spine ends and corner tips, else this is a tight, bright Fine copy of a rare item. Books signed by Bierce are rare and this is particularly so because of whom it was dedicated to.


THE CALIFORNIA BANK RING AGAINST THE SUTRO TUNNEL. OPINION OF JUDGE BLACK.

By: Black, J.S.,

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington:, no publ..: 1874.

Seller ID: 2522

Binding: Printed pamphlet.

Condition: Very good.


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

By: Boddam-Whetham, J.W.

Price: $40.00

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.