Birmingham: University of Alabama Press, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. University of Alabama Press. Quarto. 192pp. Incl. bibliography and indexes for titles, first lines, etc. Includes some biographical information of principle singers and notes. Mild toning to endpapers; a couple small spots to cloth. Dustjacket has some chips at top of... Item #9621
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. 1932. First edition. Hardcover. E.P. Dutton & Co. Octavo. 274pp. plus Glossary. Illustrated. Tan cloth stamped in red. Endpapers browned. Ownership signature on ffep. A litttle foxing to first and last few pages. Glossary page has a small hole. Item #11281
Barry Mills M.D.
2004: Xlibris Corporation. First edition. Hardcover. Xlibris Corporation. 8vo. 345pp. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Item #10211
Bentley, Gerald Eades
Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Oxford University Press. Octavo. 470pp. Ownership signature and date on ffep. Grey-blue dustjacket is darkened on edges and spine. Item #8533
Blair,John and Stephen McParland
Ann Arbor: Popular Culture Ink, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Popular Culture Ink. Quarto. 166pp. Illustrated. Item #9624
Braithwaite, William Stanley
Boston: Bruce Humphries, Inc. 1931. First edition thus. Hardcover. Bruce Humphries, Inc. Octavo.214pp. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION # 403, limited to 500 copies, SIGNED by Braithwaite. Top edges gilt. Light wear to paper vellum spine; a little toning on the extremities of the lilac-colored boards. Item #10080
Brooks, Jerome E.
Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Little Brown and Company. Octavo. 361pp. Includes index. Item #9079
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Charles Scribner's Sons. Octavo. 83pp. Illustrated by Paul Brown. "Approved by the United States Polo Association." Bump to top edge of book. Chips and small tears to edge of dustjacket. Item #9011
Browning, Charles H.
Philadelphia: J.P. Lippincott, 1894. Third edition. Hardcover. J.P. Lippincott. Quarto. 732pp. Plus additional index. Red Cloth, stamped in gold. Inscribed by the author in 1894 to George L. Gillespie, Esq. Very light soiling to cover. Hinges cracked, edges of first couple pages are worn. Item #8550
Browning, Charles H.
np (United Kingdom): 1915. First edition. Hardcover. Thick Quarto. 366pp. Illustrated. Red cloth,stamped in gold; spine faded. Endpapers toned. Front hinge a little loose. Item #9008
Brussels: Fr. Van Belle, 1979. Hardcover. Fr. Van Belle. Quarto.471pp. Illustrated with numerous charts. Text is in six languages: English, French, Dutch, German, Spanish and Japanese. Green cloth, some light foxing to endpapers. Dust jacket has a few chips and small edge tears and has some foxing on verso. Item #10690
A DISCOURSE OF DUELS, SHEWING THE SINFUL NATURE AND MISCHIEVOUS EFFECTS OF THEM, AND ANSWERING THE USUAL EXCUSES MADE FOR THEM BY CHALLENGERS, ACCEPTERS, AND SECONDS. BY T.C. D.D
London: Printed by Samuel Roycroft for Robert Clavell, 1687. First edition. Hardcover. Printed by Samuel Roycroft for Robert Clavell. Sm. octavo. 66pp. plus 2pp. ad. Lacking imprimatur leaf. Later binding, paper cover boards with paper vellum spine stamped in black. Bookplate of "Fairfax of Cameron" on front paste-down. First few... Item #11429
Conde', Jesse C.
Fulton, CA: Glenwood Publisher, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Glenwood Publisher. Quarto. 191pp. Illustrated with 416 photographs and 20 maps and diagrams. This copy is 1/1000 with the limitation page, but is unnumbered and unsigned. Black cloth stamped in gold. Dustjacket has some edge wear and rubbing, loss to color at spine edge. Item #10273
Springfield, MA: Willey & Co. 1891. First edition. Hardcover. Willey & Co. Octavo. 466pp. plus ad. Original burgundy cloth. Spine faded and frayed at top. Rear board has a 2" mark; water damage? Three ownership signatures, on front paste-down and first blank. Still a solid, clean copy. Item #8463
Dalley, Robert J.
Ann Arbor, Mi: Popular Culture Inc. 1996. Second edition. Hardcover. Popular Culture Inc. Quarto. 364pp. Incl. indexes: Personal and group names and song, record and film titles. Some b&w illustrations. Bump to top corners. Item #9623
De la Fontaine, Jean
Lyon: Imprimerie Louis Perrin, 1874. Hardcover. Imprimerie Louis Perrin. Octavo. 226pp; 272pp. Each volume has 12 full page engravings, plus numerous engraved head and tailpieces. Half leather with paper covered boards. Light wear to spines, but paper covered edges are worn and frayed. Original wrappers are bound in, but are... Item #9279
Dunn, John Duncan [ with Elon Jessup]
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1920. First edition. Hardcover. G. P. Putnam's Sons. 7 3/4'' X 5 1/2''. 240pp. plus an ad. page. Old price sticker at top corner of fly-leaf.Light toning to endpapers. A couple of small stains and general light wear to original blue cloth, stamped in... Item #11329
Aldershot: Gale & Polden, Ltd. 1953. First Edition. Cloth Hardcover. Gale & Polden, Ltd. 239pp. Incl. Index.Illustrated. Price sticker on free-endpaper and small inked-out name on paste-down. Dustjacket is lightly soiled with chips and small edgetears. 8vo. Item #8305
Atlanta, GA: Published By the Author, 1958. Hardcover. Published By the Author. Quarto. 396pp. Self published manual in typewriter script by the maestro of South Carolina, renown for his original rendition of Beethoven 's Moonlight Sonata..." the familiar first movement carried a new quality of aloofness in thought. There was... Item #8323
Graham, G. & R. B. Cunninghame
London: Adam and Charles Black, 1896. First edition. Hardcover. Adam and Charles Black. 8'' x 5 1/2''. 227pp. 2pp. of ads. Spine darkened, general wear and bumped corners to cloth. Four lines of black marker on pastedown to cover previous owners name. Some foxing and toning to endpapers. Item #11462
Greenough, Hamilton Perkins
Santa Barbara: Privately Printed, 1969. First Edition. Hard Cover. Privately Printed. Sm. folio. 315pp. Plus 36pp. supplement (1972) laid-in. ".. Notes on Related Families..Some Decendants of Robert Greenough of Rowley and Thomas Greenough of Nova Scotia." Inscribed by Hamilton Perkins Greenough to another family member. Some hand-written corrections and annotations... Item #6533
Haggard, H. Rider (Introduction)
THE POOR AND THE LAND, Being a Report on the Salvation Army Colonies in the United States and at Hadleigh, England with a Scheme of National Land Settlement
London: Longmans, Green and Co. 1905. First edition. Hardcover. Longmans, Green and Co. Octavo. 157pp. Twelve illustrations. Spine faded and frayed at top and bottom. Occasional spot of foxing. Item #8470
Hall, James Norman and Charles Bernard Nordhoff [ editors ]
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1920. First edition. Hardcover. Houghton Mifflin. 10 1/2'' x 7 1/2''. Two volumes. 514pp.; 361pp. with index. General wear to original blue cloth, stamped in gilt. With many illustrations from photographs. The front gutter of volume two has minor foxing. An attractive set of books. Item #12253
Hall, James Norman; Charles Bernard Nordhoff (Editors)
Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1964. First edition thus. Hardcover. Kennikat Press. Lg. Octavo. 2 volumes. 514pp; 360pp. Index. Limited to 500 sets. Illustrated from old photographs with some color plates. In an envelope taped to the front endpaper is a luggage tage belonging to "1st Lieut C.B. Nordhoff...Los Angeles..."... Item #11001
Florian Noetzel Verlag, 1993. Revised. Hardcover. Florian Noetzel Verlag. 11 1/4'' x 9 1/2''. 804pp. More than 300 famous violins are described. Text in English, Italian, and German. 8th edition, revised and enlarged by Josef-Stefan Blum. Small closed tear to dustjacket. General light wear to book and jacket. Very heavy... Item #11994