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LES EGAREMENS DE L'AMOUR, OU LETTRES DE FANELI ET DE MILFORT.
Imbert, Barthelemi.
LES EGAREMENS DE L'AMOUR, OU LETTRES DE FANELI ET DE MILFORT.
Amsterdam: Delalain, 1776.

Two volumes. 277 + 310 pages and an eratta slip. Two engraved plates. 8 x 5 inches. Cloth backed boards; bindings worn. First edition.


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DICTIONARY OF COLLOQUIAL MALAY.
Winstedt, R.O.
DICTIONARY OF COLLOQUIAL MALAY.
Singapore: Kelly & Walsh, 1932.

176 pages. 6 3/4 x 5 inches. Cloth backed printed boards. A fine, clean copy, with two previous owners names dated 1936 & 1991.


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A HOLIDAY TOUR IN EUROPE. DESCRIBED IN A SERIES OF LETTERS FOR THE PUBLIC LEDGER DURING THE SUMMER AND AUTUMN OF 2878.
Cook, Joel.
A HOLIDAY TOUR IN EUROPE. DESCRIBED IN A SERIES OF LETTERS FOR THE PUBLIC LEDGER DURING THE SUMMER AND AUTUMN OF 2878.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1879.

310 pages. 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches. Brown publisher's embossed cloth. A fine, solid copy.

"A better than average series of letters from a Philadelphia journalist, covering a conventional European tour dated July 12 to October 25, 1878." - Smith. AMERICAN TRAVELER'S ABROAD. C108.


Price: $55.00
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HISTORICAL SKETCH BOOK AND GUIDE TO NEW ORLEANS.
Hearn, Lafcadio.
HISTORICAL SKETCH BOOK AND GUIDE TO NEW ORLEANS.
New York: Will H. Coleman, 1885.

324 pages. Numerous wood-engraved illustrations. 7 x 5 1/4 inches. Brown cloth with black and gilt printing; covers rubbed.

Second edition, lacking map (not all copies issued with map). Contributing writers include Lafcadio Hearn, Charles Gayarre, Alexander Walker, Charles E. Whitney and Marion A. Baker. BAL 2340.


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THE POETRY OF THE AFFECTIONS.
Griswold, Rufus.
THE POETRY OF THE AFFECTIONS.
New York: Leavitt & Allen, n.d..

Engraved frontispiece + 288 pages. 5 3/4 x 4 inches. Embossed brown cloth with gilt spine. A fine copy.

Other editions with 1851 - 1860 dates. Our copy has no date or copyright notice.


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THE ROYAL STANDARD ENGLISH DICTIONARY...
Perry, William.
THE ROYAL STANDARD ENGLISH DICTIONARY...
Brookfield: E. Merriam & Co., 1813.

491 pages. 5 1/2 x 5 inches. Contemporary calf; leather label; rubbed.

A fragile book, but in fine condition.


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THE FIFTH VOLUME OF LETTERS WRIT BY A TURKISH SPY, WHO LIVED FIVE AND FORTY YEARS UNDISCOVER'D AT PARIS...
Marana, Giovanni Paolo.
THE FIFTH VOLUME OF LETTERS WRIT BY A TURKISH SPY, WHO LIVED FIVE AND FORTY YEARS UNDISCOVER'D AT PARIS...
London: H. Rodes, 1707.

276 pages. 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches. Original stamped brown calf; rebacked in period, with leather label; Light wear to boards.

Originally written in 1684, this edition is uncommon, with OCLC locating only one copy at the Houghton Library, Harvard University. "An epistolary novel which judges the history and manners of Europe and especially of France of his time, from an Oriental perspective." - wikipedia


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CHRONICOM MIRABILE; OR EXTRACTS FROM PARISH REGISTERS; PRINCIPALLY IN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND.
CHRONICOM MIRABILE; OR EXTRACTS FROM PARISH REGISTERS; PRINCIPALLY IN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND.
London: J. B. Nicholls and Son, 1841.

Extra colored title + 160 pages. 8 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches. Full polished calf; gilt spine, leather label; light wear to covers.

The splendid colored cover has the imprint on verso "Printed and Designed by Captain Edie, 98th Regiment."


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THE SLEEPY-TIME-STORY-BOOK.
Dyer, Ruth.
THE SLEEPY-TIME-STORY-BOOK.
Boston: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., (1915).

147 pages. Frontispiece by Alice Barber Stephens and decorations by Bertha D. Hoxie. 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light blue, pictorial cloth; with dust jacket. A pristine copy aside from minor chipping at spine of jacket.

A lovely decorative binding, with dust jacket similar to binding.


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PROCEEDINGS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK IN MEMORY OF HON. HAMILTON FISH.
PROCEEDINGS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK IN MEMORY OF HON. HAMILTON FISH.
Albany: James B. Lyon, 1894.

Engraved portrait + 90 pages. 10 x 6 1/2 inches. Green cloth with gilt portrait; spine chipped; corners rubbed.


Price: $30.00
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