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Specimens of the British Poets; With Biographical and Critical Notices and an Essay on English Poetry by Thomas Campbell, Esq., Miscellaneous
181 Specimens of the British Poets; With Biographical and Critical Notices and an Essay on English Poetry by Thomas Campbell, Esq.
Miscellaneous
Philadelphia Henry Carey Baird 1854 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated 
Red cloth boards with gilt decoration on front cover and gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Spine lightly faded. Binding is tight & square, with neatly reinforced hinges. Endpapers illustrated with delicate green design. Previous owner's name on front fixed endpaper and front fly leaf. Pages and edges are clean and bright; no writing or marks. Beautiful photogravure illustrations with tissue guards. 749 pgs. with index. 014489

Price: 35.00 USD
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Dream Life: Fable of the Seasons, Mitchell, Donald G.
182 Dream Life: Fable of the Seasons
Mitchell, Donald G.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1892 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Slight wear to spine corners and tips. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 282 pgs. 8vo. Antiquarian. 011774

Price: 20.00 USD
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Wet Days at Edgewood: With Old Farmers, Old Gardeners, and Old Pastorals, Mitchell, Donald G.
183 Wet Days at Edgewood: With Old Farmers, Old Gardeners, and Old Pastorals
Mitchell, Donald G.
New York Charles Scribner 1865 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean brown pebbled cloth boards with gold lettering on spine (lettering is dimmed and barely legible). Small closed tear at top of spine, short closed tears to cloth at upper spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Beautifully penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Pages are clean and bright, no foxing. 324 pgs. 014114

Price: 30.00 USD
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An Elementary Hebrew Grammar and Reading Book, Mitchell, Edward C.
184 An Elementary Hebrew Grammar and Reading Book
Mitchell, Edward C.
Andover Warren F. Draper 1884 Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No foxing. No names, writing or marks. Clean chocolate brown endpapers. 94 pgs. + paradigms & helps to biblical study. 9-1/2 x 6". Judaica. 011813

Price: 65.00 USD
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185 The Adventures of Francois: Foundling, Thief, Juggler, and Fencing Master During the French Revolution
Mitchell, S. Weir
New York International Book and Publishing Company 1899 Special Limited Edition Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Dark green cloth boards with white lettering and decoration on cover and spine. Boards are clean, with one small white spot on cover (size of pea). Illustrated with black & white plates. Binding is firm, but a few pages are loosening. 321 pgs. 8vo. Limited Edition. 005179

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Sturgis Wager, Morette, Edgar
186 The Sturgis Wager
Morette, Edgar
New York Frederick A Stokes Company 1899 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket 
Beige decorated boards with red lettering and red and black daggers on cover and spine. Boards are clean (some age-toning), very slight wear to front spine edge at lower 1" base, light surface wear to upper spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or marks. 1899 on copyright page, no additional printings listed. 260 pgs. 010862

Price: 25.00 USD
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Mince Pie: Adventures on the Sunny Side of Grub Street, Morley, Christopher
187 Mince Pie: Adventures on the Sunny Side of Grub Street
Morley, Christopher
New York George H. Doran 1919 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket Walter Jack Duncan, Illustrator 
Beige boards with brown cloth spine, black lettering, small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. Wear to two corner tips, very light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Light soiling to boards. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date at top edge of front free endpaper and on title page. 296 pgs. with illustrations by Walter Jack Duncan. 8vo. Fiction. 016499

Price: 15.00 USD
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La Famille Marioni (The Marioni Family), Morvran, Yann
188 La Famille Marioni (The Marioni Family)
Morvran, Yann
Paris Societe Francaise d'Editions d'Art Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket 
Pink cloth with elaborate gilt decoration and lettering on cover and spine, gilt decoration on rear board. Some moderate soiling to rear board. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Gilt page edges. Beautifully penned previous owner name and date 1907 on front free endpaper. No copyright date. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with beautiful engravings. 142 pgs. All text in French language. English translation of title is "The Marioni Family". 008150

Price: 15.00 USD
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Posthumous Poems of William Motherwell, Motherwell, William
189 Posthumous Poems of William Motherwell
Motherwell, William
Boston Ticknor, Reed, and Fields 1851 First Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
First Edition, published 1851. Clean original blindstamped brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine. No chipping, no fading or bumping. Binding tight & square. No cracking. Pages clean and bright, no names or writing inside, with clean pale yellow endpapers. A lovely bright copy. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 187 pages. William Motherwell was a Scottish poet and journalist. WARD00755

Price: 30.00 USD
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190 The Wrestler of Philippi - A Tale of the Early Christians
Newberry, Fannie E.
David C. Cook Pub. Co. circa 1900 Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
110 pgs. VG Pink and gold decorated boards with beige cloth spine and corners. P/O name and date of Sept. 14, 1900 on front free endpaper. Illustrated. Pages bright, binding tight. A little foxing to endpapers. Cover clean with a few small spots.Antiquarian. 003098

Price: 10.00 USD
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They Met at Mrs. Bloxom's, Norwood, Hayden
191 They Met at Mrs. Bloxom's
Norwood, Hayden
Emaus, PA Rodale Press 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean turquoise blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping; very tiny (under 1/16") closed tear to spine cloth at top center of spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "Inscribed for Paul E. Mixson with every best wish - Sincerely, Hayden Norwood". Classic old previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper (Paul Eric Mixson). 239 pgs. Scarce DUSTJACKET is not price clipped, has a few tiny shallow edge chips, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A dramatic story set in a third-rate rooming house in Washington, D.C. 8vo. Fiction. 013558

Price: 100.00 USD
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192 Remarks By Bill Nye
Nye, Edgar W.
Chicago/New York F. T. Neeley 1886 Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket J. H. Smith, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with black and gold illustration and lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine (lettering on spine is quite faded). Very little wear to cover. Decorated endpapers. Small P/O name on front fly leaf. First few pages are loosened, with some light chipping to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Over 150 illustrations by J. H. Smith. 504 pgs. 006356

Price: 20.00 USD
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193 Poems
O'Connor, Joseph
New York/London G. P. Putnam's 1895 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
First Edition, published 1895. Very clean dark blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Gilt lettering is bright and unchipped. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 193 pgs. A lovely book. Size approx. 4-1/2" x 7" Poems include: New York Day at the World's Fair, A Cavalier's Sword-Song, The Captain's Dog, The Spring at Andersonville, and many more. 005509

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Soul of Pierre, Ohnet, Georges
194 The Soul of Pierre
Ohnet, Georges
New York Cassell Publishing Co. 1890 First Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket Emile Bayard, Illustrator 
Ivory cloth boards with gilt and red decoration and lettering on cover and spine. Lightly soiled. Some rubbing at top & bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Lovely illustrations by Emile Bayard. 291 pgs. 004613

Price: 10.00 USD
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A Compendium of Natural Philosophy: Adapted to the Use of the General Reader, and of Schools and Academies - To which now is added A Supplement Containing Instructions to young Experimenters, Olmsted, Denison
195 A Compendium of Natural Philosophy: Adapted to the Use of the General Reader, and of Schools and Academies - To which now is added A Supplement Containing Instructions to young Experimenters
Olmsted, Denison
New Haven, CT S. Babcock 1847 Leather_bound Very Good 
Clean brown calf leather boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. Small spots of wear to two corner tips. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Marbled page edges. Some light foxing throughout. Illustrated with drawings. 420 pages. 026953

Price: 50.00 USD
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196 Little Pilgrims in the Holy Land
Osborn, Rev. Henry S.
Philadelphia James Challen & Son 1861 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Blindstamped blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Clean, with very light wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Yellow endpapers are lightly soiled. Old P/O name on front free endpaper. Pages are clean. Illustrated. 298 pgs. 12mo. 004623

Price: 10.00 USD
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Red Rock: A Chronicle of Reconstruction, Page, Thomas Nelson
197 Red Rock: A Chronicle of Reconstruction
Page, Thomas Nelson
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1899 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket B. West Clinedinst, Illustrator 
Very clean green cloth boards with gilt decoration and lettering on cover and spine. Decorated American trade binding is signed (monogram MA on cover - Margaret Armstrong). No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (1900) beautifully penned on front free endpaper. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; 10 additional illustrations by B. West Clinedinst. 584 pgs. 8vo. historical Fiction. 011747

Price: 15.00 USD
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A Little Brother of the Rich, Patterson, Joseph Medill
198 A Little Brother of the Rich
Patterson, Joseph Medill
Chicago Reilly & Britton 1908 Fourth Printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Blue ribbed cloth boards with white lettering, white, gold and black decorated cover (two white hands reaching upward toward a money bag). White lettering and money bag on spine. Hint of very light soiling. Tiny spots of wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; small previous owner name and date at top edge of front free endpaper. Lovely color frontis illustration of a beautiful woman from a painting by Hazel Martyn Trudea; five additional black & white plates from paintings by Walter Dean Goldbeck. 361 pp. 019922

Price: 15.00 USD
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Yesterday's Harvest, Pedler, Margaret
199 Yesterday's Harvest
Pedler, Margaret
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1926 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with previous owner name in pencil on front free endpaper; no other marks. 303 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is unfaded, has small chip at base of spine corner, several very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 016169

Price: 25.00 USD
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In The Camp of the Creeks, Pendleton, Louis
200 In The Camp of the Creeks
Pendleton, Louis
Philadelphia Penn Publishing Co. 1903 First Hardcover Very Good++ No Dust jacket 
First Edition, with MCMIII (1903) on title page, "Copyright 1903 by the Penn Publishing Company" on copyright page. Clean brown cloth boards with decorated cover, red-orange stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying, colors are bright and unrubbed. Binding is tight & square, no cracking, with clean decorated endpapers. Previous owner name and date (1904) neatly penned on blank front fly leaf. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard. 328 pp. Illustrated by F. A. Carter. A very clean, solid copy in collectible condition - scarce book. 020491

Price: 95.00 USD
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