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Scholars' History of England, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Scholars' History of England, S/20. Twenty antique and early vintage books featuring a scholarly collection of historical works on England's history in muted shades of green and brown (includes 9 volumes with partial leather bindings). Various authors and publishers: 1857 - 1917. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and historically inspired book decor in the scholar's library.
 
Midcentury Art Books: Museums, S/15
VINTAGE
Now: $207.00 Was: $259.00
Midcentury Art Books: Museums Around the World, S/15. Fifteen midcentury-era books featuring art themed selections from the "Museums Around the World" series. Each volume housed in original black dustjacket (green binding underneath jacket). Various authors and publishers: 1967 - 1980. Coffee table style midcentury-era books with illustrations throughout select volumes and moderate overall wear are suitable for reading and art inspired vintage book decor.
 
Fall Selections: Green & Orange, S/20
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Now: $215.00 Was: $269.00
Fall Selections: Green & Orange "Pumpkin" Mix, S/20. Twenty early vintage books in fall inspired shades of green and orange. Various authors and publishers: 1901 - 1939. Decorative vintage books with lightly distressed overall wear include a mix of fiction and non-fiction works suitable for reading and Fall inspired vintage book decor.
 
Midcentury Novels In Berry, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Midcentury Novels In Berry, S/25. Twenty-five midcentury-era books featuring period novels and literary works each housed in original purple and pink dustjackets. Various authors and publishers: 1940 - 1985. Includes works by Shakespeare, Poe, Twain and others. Decorative midcentury-era books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor.
 
Cobblestoned Poetry Selections, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Cobblestoned Poetry Selections, S/25. Twenty-five antique and vintage books featuring poetry themed selections in earthtone shades of green, rust and brown. Various authors and publishers: 1888 - 1969. Decorative antique and vintage books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and poetry inspired vintage book decor.
 
The Golden Years of Television, S/11
VINTAGE
Now: $135.00 Was: $169.00
The Golden Years of Television, S/11. Eleven vintage books featuring selections that highlight the golden years of television, including the making of the series such as Lucy, M.A.S.H. and others. Various authors and publishers: 1963 - 1984. Includes: The Complete Book of M-A-S-H, Kermit Schafer's Blunderful World of Bloopers, The Story of "I Love Lucy" and others. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor.
 
British Isles: Castles & Estates, S/6
VINTAGE
Now: $127.00 Was: $159.00
The British Isles: Castles & Estates, S/6. Six vintage coffee-table style books featuring castles and estates of the British Isles. Includes: Irish Houses & Castles, The Castles of Scotland, The Castle Explorer's Guide and others. Various authors and publishers: 1971 - 1987. Decorative books with illustrations and insightful text throughout select volumes and moderate overall wear are suitable for reading and travel inspired vintage book decor.
 
Coal & Canary Midcentury Mix, S/22
VINTAGE
Now: $279.00 Was: $349.00
Coal & Canary Midcentury Mix, S/22. Twenty-two midcentury era books in blended shades of black with unifying yellow lettering accents to bindings. Various authors and publishers: 1922 - 1988. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear include a mix of fiction and non-fiction works suitable for reading and vintage inspired black book decor.
 
Sunrise Midcentury Mix, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $196.00 Was: $245.00
Sunrise Midcentury Mix, S/20. Twenty midcentury-era books in sunrise inspired shades of orange and yellow. Various authors and publishers: 1942 - 1969. Decorative books with moderate overall wear include a mix of fiction and non-fiction works suitable for reading and vibrant vintage book decor.
 
American Men of Influence, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $223.00 Was: $279.00
American Men of Influence, S/20. Twenty vintage books featuring a curated collection of works on influential American men. Various authors and publishers: 1913 - 1974. Includes works on Woodrow Wilson, Theodore Roosevelt, Robert Frost, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Mark Twain, Daniel Boone and others. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and history inspired vintage book decor.
 
A Crown of Feathers, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
Now: $79.00 Was: $99.00
A Crown of Feathers by Isaac Bashevis Singer. Farrar. Straus & Giroux, 1973. hardcover with dust jacket. First edition, first printing. This collection by the Nobel Prize winning master of the short story won the National Book Award in 1974. Half of the stories have American settings and characters for the first time in his literary career. Moderate jacket wear, spotting to outside page edges.
 
Images from the Floating World
VINTAGE
Now: $55.00 Was: $69.00
Images from the Floating World by Richard Lane. Dorset Press, 1982. 364 pages with over 900 illustrations in color and black-and-white. A definitive work on Ukiyo-e, (The Floating World), the traditional Japanese art of wood-block prints, from its origins in the 1600s through the great masters of the late 19th century. Also includes pictures and interpretations of symbols and seals used in the prints and a dictionary of Ukiyo-e. Minor wear to jacket with taped repair on verso.
 
Old Furniture & Antiques, S/18
VINTAGE
Now: $196.00 Was: $245.00
Old Furniture & Antiques, S/18. Eighteen early vintage books featuring antique collecting themed volumes. Various authors and publishers: 1920 - 1968. Titles include: Chaffers' Handbook to Hall Marks on Gold and Silver Plate, Little Books on Old French Furniture (8 pocket-sized volumes), Oriental Rugs and the Stories They Tell, Primer of American Antiques, and others. Decorative books with moderate (age-appropriate) overall wear are suitable for reading, reference and vintage book decor.
 
A Painters' Palette, S/18
VINTAGE
Now: $215.00 Was: $269.00
A Painters' Palette, S/18. Eighteen vintage art books featuring a curated collection of works on painting. Various authors and publishers: 1957 - 1988. Features works on El Greco, Titian, Gauguin, Cassatt, Monet and others. Titles include: A Pageant of Painting, The Story of Painting, Three Hundred Years of American Painting, and others. Coffee-table style books with illustrations throughout select volumes and lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor.
 
Jewish History & Literature, S/17
VINTAGE
Now: $207.00 Was: $259.00
Jewish History & Literature, S/17. A collection of seventeen antique and vintage books depicting a remarkable people and their influence throughout the centuries. Various authors and publishers: 1899 - 1969. Includes: Jewish Children, A Child's History of the Hebrew People, The Camera of My Family, and others. Decorative books with insightful text, illustrations to select volumes and lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor.
 
JFK Selections, S/20
VINTAGE
Booth & Williams
JFK Selections, S/20
Now: $215.00 Was: $269.00
JFK Selections, S/20. Twenty vintage books featuring selections that highlight the life, legacy and tragic death of former American president John F. Kennedy. Various authors and publishers: 1960 - 1985. Decorative books in varied shades of blue, red, black and grey with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and American inspired vintage book decor.
 
Vintage Grey Classics, S/22
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Vintage Grey Classics, S/22. Twenty-two vintage books featuring literary classics each housed in original grey boxed slipcase. Various authors and publishers: 1930 - 1980. Includes: Tales of the Jazz Age by Fitzgerald, As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner, The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and other classic works. Decorative books with moderate (light, age-appropriate) overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage grey book decor.
 
Mystery Mix in Blue & Green, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $196.00 Was: $245.00
Mystery Mix in Blue & Green, S/20. Twenty vintage books in varied shades of blue and green featuring mystery themed selections. Various authors and publishers: 1933 - 1989. Titles include: The Sirens Sang of Murder, McGarr at the Dublin Horse Show, Murder on the Orient Express, and others. Includes works by Isaac Asimov, Agatha Christie and others. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor in the mystery lover's library.
 
History of the Ring, S/13
VINTAGE
Now: $191.00 Was: $239.00
History of the Ring, S/13. Thirteen vintage books featuring selections that highlight the history and stories of boxing (including fisticuffs and pugilism). Various authors and publishers: 1922 - 1975. Includes works on boxing "greats"" M. Ali, Louis, Tunney, Dempsey and others. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor in the sports lover's library.
 
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio, S/4
VINTAGE
Now: $127.00 Was: $159.00
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio, S/4. Four antique books in unified shades of burgundy featuring the Decameron, a collection of novellas by 14th-century Italian author Giovanni Boccaccio. London: Gibbons & Co., Ltd, 1896. Includes the complete issue in four volumes. English text to all volumes. Decorative burgundy books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and antique or Italian inspired book decor.
 
Mid-Century Theatrical Set, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $215.00 Was: $269.00
Mid-Century Theatrical Set, S/20. Twenty midcentury era books featuring a curated grouping of theatrical themed selections. Various authors and publishers: 1955 - 1973. Includes: 20 Best Plays of the Modern American Theatre, The Complete Plays of Gilbert and Sullivan, Modern Dramas, The Man Who Owned Broadway and others. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor in the theater lover's library.
 
Nights at the Opera, S/10
VINTAGE
Now: $159.00 Was: $199.00
Nights at the Opera, S/10. Ten vintage books featuring a delightful blend of titles on the opera. Various authors and publishers: 1910 - 1976. Titles include: The Glory of Opera, Treasury of Opera Librettos, The Victor Book of the Opera, and others. Decorative opera books with illustrations throughout select volumes and lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage book decor.
 
All Men Are Brothers
VINTAGE
Now: $47.00 Was: $59.00
All Men Are Brothers (Shui Hu Chuan). Translated by Pearl S. Buck. Heritage Press, 1948. First edition. 688 pp. Plain slipcase. Nobel laureate Pearl Buck's translation of the epic Chinese story cycle that dates to the 12th century. The stories concern a vast band of robbers that became heroic, Robin-Hood-like characters in Chinese folklore. 32 colorful full-page illustrations by Mexican artist Miguel Covarrubias. Slight fading on spine, light page tanning, owner's bookplate.
 
The Call of New England: S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $223.00 Was: $279.00
The Call of New England: Vintage New England Books, S/20. Twenty midcentury era books featuring New England themed selections in dominant shades of pastel blue (includes other muted shades). Various authors and publishers: 1946 - 1987. Includes: Boston's North Shore, The Intellectual Life of Colonial New England, A Guide to the Art Museums of New England, The Outer Lands, The Silent Traveller in Boston and others. Lightly distressed overall wear to covers and pages.
 
Midcentury Novels: Black & Orange, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $215.00 Was: $269.00
Midcentury Novels in Black & Orange, S/25. Twenty-five midcentury-era books featuring a curated mix of period vintage novels in bold and vibrant shades of orange and black. Various authors and publishers: 1940 - 1969. Decorative midcentury-era books, each housed in original dustjacket, feature jackets and bindings with lightly distressed overall wear and are suitable for reading and vintage orange and black book decor.
 
Midcentury Charcoal Books, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Midcentury Charcoal Books, S/25. Twenty-five midcentury-era books featuring a curated mix of period novels in blended charcoal shades of black and grey. Various authors and publishers: 1941 - 1969. Decorative midcentury era books include a mix of fiction and non-fiction works suitable for reading and retro chic vintage grey book decor.
 
Orange & Yellow Sunrise Poetry, S/24
VINTAGE
Now: $196.00 Was: $245.00
Orange & Yellow Sunrise Poetry, S/24. Twenty-four vintage books featuring poetry themed selections in vibrant shades of yellow, apricot and orange. Various authors and publishers: 1914 - 1971. Includes select volumes and works by Shakespeare, Cummings, Nash, Lawrence and others. Decorative books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage inspired book decor.
 
Red & Black Classics, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $215.00 Was: $269.00
Red & Black Classics, S/20. Twenty vintage books in varied shades of red and black feature literary classics for reading and decor. Various authors and publishers: 1938 - 1968. Includes select volumes of classic literary works by: O'Henry, Shakespeare, Tolstoy and others. Lightly distressed overall wear.
 
Dreams of Russia Book Set, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $223.00 Was: $279.00
Dreams of Russia Book Set, S/25. Twenty-five midcentury-era books featuring selections that highlight the history and culture of Russia. Various authors and publishers: 1920 - 1981. Fiction and non-fiction works include: A View of all The Russians, The Russians and Berlin: 1945, Russian in Flux, A History of Russia and more. Decorative midcentury-era books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and historically inspired vintage book decor.
 
Vintage Gardening Selections, S/20
VINTAGE
Now: $207.00 Was: $259.00
Vintage Gardening Selections, S/20. Twenty vintage garden themed books in blended shades of tan, cream and burgundy. Various authors and publishers: 1921 - 1976. Includes: Pruning, The New York Times Garden Books, Herb Gardening in Five Seasons, Garden Design Illustrated, Gifts From Your Garden and more. Decorative vintage books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and gardening inspired vintage book decor.
 
Pocket-Sized Earthtone Book Set, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Pocket-Sized Earthtone Book Set, S/25. Twenty-five antique and vintage pocket-sized books in muted earth-tone shades with period accents to bindings. Includes one leather volume. Various authors and publishers: 1825 - 1946. Decorative "petite" books (no larger than 5" by 8") with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and vintage inspired book decor.
 
Midcentury Sunburst Poetry Books, S/25
VINTAGE
Now: $239.00 Was: $299.00
Midcentury Sunburst Poetry Books, S/25. Twenty-five midcentury-era books featuring poetry themed selections in vibrant shades of yellow, red and orange . Various authors and publishers: 1952 - 1964. Includes works by Carl Sandburg, W. S. Gilbert, T. S. Eliot, Nash and others. Decorative midcentury-era books with lightly distressed overall wear are suitable for reading and retro chic vintage book decor.
 
The Shock of the New, First Edition
VINTAGE
Now: $52.00 Was: $65.00
The Shock of the New by Robert Hughes. Alfred Knopf, 1980. First American edition. 423 pages with 261 illustrations, mostly in color. Includes jacket with Mylar cover. Companion volume to the author's acclaimed BBC/PBS documentary series on the rise and decline of Modern Art and Modernism, first broadcast in 1980. Author was the long-time art critic for Time magazine and his writing, although highly opinionated, is accessible, informative and entertaining. Light spotting on final page.
 
Toni Morrison: Beloved
VINTAGE
Now: $52.00 Was: $65.00
Beloved by Toni Morrison. Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. Book Club edition. 275 pages. Includes jacket. Widely recognized as one of the great works of American fiction of the late 20th century, Beloved won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1987 and contributed to the body of work that earned Morrison the Nobel Prize in 1993. Was the basis for the 1988 film starring Oprah Winfrey. Jacket and underlying cover are identical to the first edition.
 
Christo Valley Curtain
VINTAGE
Now: $89.00 Was: $149.00
Christo Valley Curtain, photographs by Harry Shunk. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 1973. Limited edition number 115. Includes dust jacket. Clear Mylar dust jacket has piece missing.
 
Gilded Italian Glass Pitcher
VINTAGE
Fig + Stone Designs
Gilded Italian Glass Pitcher
$75.00
Small glass pitcher from Italy with beautiful gilded detailing along the lip. No makers marks, remnants of "Made in Italy" sticker. some wear, gilding wearing off.
 
Charles Addams's Monster Rally, 1950
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Charles Addams's Monster Rally, 1950
$65.00
Monster Rally by Charles Addams. NY: Simon and Schuster, 1950. Eighth printing, from same year as the first. Classic, early collection of the Addams Family and others. 91 pages. Slight wear to unclipped jacket.
 
The Poacher's Handbook
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
The Poacher's Handbook
$29.00
The Poacher's Handbook by Ian Niall. London: Heinemann, 1951. First edition, third printing. Hardcover in dust jacket. An early example of a much reprinted classic, with charming wood engravings by Barbara Greg. The hair-raising, true experiences of a master poacher in the English countryside and the tricks that are effective to catch all manner of birds and beasts from under the nose of a gamekeeper. Owner dedication on first end page, slight edge wear to dust jacket.
 
Camerer Cuss Book of Antique Watches
VINTAGE
$139.00
Camerer Cuss Book of Antique Watches by Camerer Cuss. UK: Baron Pub., 1976. Second Edition. 335 pp. Hardcover. 378 black-and-white illustrations, eight color plates, 17 line drawings. Watches provide the finest examples of metalwork, enameling, piqué, repoussé work, and later engine turning, all provide an infinite variety of designs.
 
Henry Miller Trilogy
VINTAGE
Stone Soup Books
Henry Miller Trilogy
$75.00
Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Black Spring by Henry Miller. New York: Grove Press, 1961 and 1963. Hardcovers with dust jackets in slipcase. Seventh printing, Third printing and Fourth printing respectively.
 
Handbook of Ornaments in Color
VINTAGE
$49.00
Handbook of Ornaments in Color: Volume 1 by A. C. Racinet. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1978. hardcover with dust jacket. First Edition. 60 color plates. 131 pages. A collection of hundreds of decorative designs from primitive, Egyptian, Assyrian, Greek, Greco-Roman, Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Persian, Arab, Moorish, Byzantine, and Medieval works.
 
Eloise in Moscow, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
Eloise in Moscow, 1st Ed
$239.00
Eloise in Moscow by Kay Thompson. Simon and Schuster, New York, 1959. Hardcover with dust jacket. Wonderfully illustrated by Hilary Knight. First Edition, stated first printing. Unpaginated. Patina.
 
Moldy Warp the Mole
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Moldy Warp the Mole
$35.00
Moldy Warp the Mole by Alison Uttley. London: Collins, 1949. Hardcover, 20 color illustrations. Sixth impression of a 1940 title. 88 pages. Charming English book about Moldy Warp discovering an ancient Roman mosaic as he burrowed underground. Illustrations by Margaret Tempest. Wear to edges of cover boards.
 
Rhymes of a Red Cross Man
VINTAGE
$95.00
Rhymes of a Red Cross Man by Robert W. Service. Illustrated by Charles L. Wren. New York: Barse & Hopkins Publishers, 1916. Endpapers and edges foxed, dust jacket spine faded.
 
Eloise, True First Printing
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Eloise, True First Printing
$1,195.00
Eloise by Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1955. Extremely rare, stated first printing. Book boards have yellowed. Unclipped jacket ($2.95) has chips from top edge. Original, different text in places. "Brooklyn Dodgers" instead of "New York Jets" on jacket. "My mother knows Lily Dache" became "Coco Chanel." "Here's what I like...Grass" became "Dandelions" and "I hate Peter Rabbit" removed, among other intriguing changes. Highly collectible.
 
Philip Trager: New York, Signed Ltd
VINTAGE
$249.00
Philip Trager: New York. Forward by Louis Auchincloss. Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press, 1980. Limited Edition, Signed by Philip Trager, includes Signed original photograph.
 
I Skate!
VINTAGE
N.P.Trent Antiques
I Skate!
$59.00
I Skate! by Margaret Faulkner. Boston: Little Brown & Co., 1979. Stated first edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. An 11 year-old-girl lives in Boston. Her passion is figure skating. It tells her story of the year she competed in the Northeastern championships and went on to other competitions. Showcasing her daily life as a skater and the involvement of her family. An insightful look at figure skating and competition. Dust jacket has losses.
 
19th-C. Leather Poetry, S/2
VINTAGE
$89.00
The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell and Samuel Rogers, and Humorous Poems of Thomas Hood and The Poetical Works of Horace Smith and James Smith. New York: Leavitt & Allen. Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1858. Owner's name stamp. Tears in top layer of edge of cover.
 
American Nights Entertainment, 1923
VINTAGE
$99.00
American Nights Entertainment, by Grant Overton. New York: Appleton, Doran, Doubleday, Scribner's. Hardcover. Stated First Printing, September 1923. Ten portraits of authors. 414 pages including index. Label from Pittsburgh bookshop affixed to front cover.
 
American Rococo, 1750-1775
VINTAGE
Melissa Levinson Antiques
American Rococo, 1750-1775
$75.00
American Rococo, 1750-1775, Elegance in Ornament. By Hechscher/Bowman. Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York.
 
Trumpet at a Distant Gate
VINTAGE
$45.00
Trumpet at a Distant Gate: The Lodge as Prelude to the Country House by Tim Mowl and Brian Earnshaw. Boston: David R. Godine Publisher, 1985. First edition, includes dust jacket. Owner's name and blindstamps. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed.
 
The Red Cross Girls with the US Marines
VINTAGE
$149.00
The Red Cross girls with the U. S. Marines by Margaret Vandercook. Philadelphia: John Winston, 1919. First edition. Ochre cloth binding with red and black illustrated cover. Age wear.
 
The Old-House Journal Compendium
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
The Old-House Journal Compendium
$39.00
The Old-House Journal Compendium edited by Clem Labine, Carolyn Flaherty, and the Staff of The Old-House Journal. New York: The Overlook Press, 1980. Hardcover with over 800 black-and-white illustrations. First edition. 390 pages. Dust jacket shows some wear.
 
Auguste Rodin, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
N.P.Trent Antiques
Auguste Rodin, 1st Ed
$159.00
Auguste Rodin by Robert Descharnes and Jean Francois Chabrun. NY: Viking Press,1967. 1st Ed. Illustrated throughout with tipped-in illustrations in color and several text illustrations in b/w. Still considered the best monograph on Rodin. Includes: Testament artistique d'Rodin, Rose, Belgium, The Gates of Hell, The Burghers of Calais, The Prime of Life, The Monument to Balzac, The Monument to Victor Hugo, The Sultan of Meudon, The Awkward Age, Rodin: At work, The Dance, Twilight of a God.
 
Illustrators 18
VINTAGE
DecadesofVintage
Illustrators 18
$85.00
Illustrators 18: The Eighteenth Annual of American Illustration. New York: Hastings House, 1977. 498 full color or black and white plates representing the top illustrations as chosen by the Society of Illustrators. Light overall wear.
 
Doctor Dolittle in the Moon
VINTAGE
$39.00
Doctor Dolittle in the Moon by Hugh Lofting. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1928. Includes dust jacket. Owner's name in pencil. Light damp stain on upper corners of cover.
 
Brazil in 1912, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Brazil in 1912, 1st Ed
$145.00
Brazil in 1912, by J. C. Oakenfull. London: Robert Atkinson, Ltd, 1913. Numerous black and white photos of the landscape, industries and people of Brazil. First edition. 498 pages plus 20 pages of ads for Brazilian businesses. Large map clean and strongly bound. Spine splitting at back cover, corners creased. Bent corners.
 
Haven's End
VINTAGE
Stone Soup Books
Haven's End
$29.00
Haven's End by John P. Marquand. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1950. Includes dust jacket. Dust jacket has tanned edges and rear panel.
 
Portrait of A Colonial City, Signed
VINTAGE
$125.00
Portrait of a Colonial City: Philadelphia 1670 1838 by Harold Donaldson Eberlein and Cortlandt Van Dyke Hubbard. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1939. First Edition, Limited number 960. Inscribed by the authors.
 
The Rhine, Pair
VINTAGE
Stone Soup Books
The Rhine, Pair
$125.00
The Rhine From Its Source to the Sea Translated by G. C. T. Bartley from the German of Karl Stieler, H. Wachenhusen, and F. W. Hacklander. Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co, 1899. Includes dust jackets and slipcase.
 
Rich Man Poor Man
VINTAGE
$19.00
Rich Man Poor Man by Herman P. Miller. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1971. First revised edition, includes dust jacket and acetate protector. A comprehensive economic reference on income distribution. Erasure on front end paper. Minor wear to dust jacket.
 
Cartooning: the Art & the Business
VINTAGE
$75.00
Cartooning: The Art and the Business by Mort Gerberg, signed and hand cartooned. New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1989. First revised edition, seventh printing. An illustrated “how to” guide for the cartoon business world including illustrations from Charles M. Schulz, Charles Addams, Ed Koren, Jules Feiffer, and other cartoonists. Dedicated, signed, and hand cartooned illustration by Mort Gerberg on front and endpaper. Autographed on title page. Minor wear to cover.
 
Good Times For All Times
VINTAGE
$45.00
Good Times For All Times: A Cyclopedia of Entertainment with Programs, Outlines, References and Practical Suggestions for Home, Church, School and Community by Nina B. Lamkin. New York: Samuel French Ltd, 1929. First Edition, includes dust jacket.
 
The Snowflake, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
The Snowflake, 1st Ed
$55.00
The Snowflake by Richard Marek. Philadelphia: The Franklin Printing Company, 1959. First edition, hardcover. 13 letterpress illustrations, 30 pages. Privately printed as a limited edition on textured pale blue paper. Lacking dust jacket.
 
The Way Some People Live, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
$299.00
The Way Some People Live: A Book of Stories by John Cheever. NY: Random House, 1943. Stated first printing hardcover. 256 pp. The first collection of John Cheever's stories in book form. Cheever was in the army at the time of publication. A collection of stories some of which were originally published in the New Yorker where he would be published for more than forty years. One of the great short story writers of the century. Cheever would never allow these to be reprinted. Lacking dust jacket.
 
History of Oxford Massachusetts, 1892
VINTAGE
$189.00
History of the Town of Oxford, Massachusetts, with Genealogies by George Daniels. Published by the author with the cooperation of the town, 1892, first edition. Black cloth binding with gilt title on spine. Shelf wear, corner bumps.
 
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
$259.00
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, October 1903. Hardcover, 327 pages. Tanning to back board, penciled name erased from first blank page. Small nicks and marks to boards.
 
East is East
VINTAGE
Fig + Stone Designs
East is East
$15.00
East is East by George Mikes. London: Andre Deutsch Publishers, 1958. Includes dust jacket. Some wear.
 
Wee Gillis, First Printing
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Wee Gillis, First Printing
$85.00
Wee Gillis by Munro Leaf, illustrated by Robert Lawson. New York: The Viking Press, 1938. First printing. The struggle of a young Scottish lad to please both sides of his fearsome family, from the team that created the children's book masterpiece Ferdinand the Bull. Hardcover, includes dust jacket. Owner dedication and slight wear to corners; tears and chips to edges of dust jacket.
 
Mayfair: The Years of Grandeur, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
$35.00
The Years of Grandeur: The Story of Mayfair by Mary Cathcart Borer. London: W. H. Allen, 1975. First edition, includes dust jacket. Cover corners bumped, dust jacket spine lightly faded.
 
Spoofs, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Spoofs, 1st Ed
$39.00
Spoofs edited by Richard Butler Glaenzer. New York: The Laugh Club, 1933. Hardcover, several illustrations in black and white by an uncredited artist. First edition, 279 pages. Tongue-in-cheek short essays by an array of authors, including G. B. Shaw, Christopher Morley, Helen Burnham, and James (Schnozzola) Durante. Lacking dust jacket.
 
Thurber's Alarms & Diversions, 1st
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Thurber's Alarms & Diversions, 1st
$45.00
Alarms and Diversions by James Thurber. NY: Harper and Brothers, 1957. First printing. A fine selection of works across Thurber's career. Dust jacket fading to pink on spine, slight edge wear. 367 pages.
 
Roger Duvoisin Books, S/9
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Roger Duvoisin Books, S/9
$255.00
Set of nine children's books illustrated by Roger Duvoisin, published in the 1950s and 1960s. Nubber Bear, Hide and Seek Fog, Happy Lion, Follow the Wind, White Snow/Bright Snow, Hi, Mister Robin!, Amahl and the Night Visitors, Petunia, and Petunia's Christmas. Hi, Mister Robin! has considerable age wear. Some scribbles to Petunia's Christmas.
 
Parkinson's Law
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Parkinson's Law
$55.00
Parkinson's Law, or The Pursuit of Progress by C. Northcote Parkinson. London: John Murray, 1961. Hardcover, profusely illustrated in black and white by Osbert Lancaster. Thirteenth impression of a 1957 title. 122 pages with occasional underlinings in ink. "Barbs for the bureaucrats." Name and stamp on first blank page.
 
Drawings of the Masters:Persian Drawings
VINTAGE
$45.00
Drawings of the Masters: Persian Drawings from the 14th to the 19th Century by B.W. Robinson. Shorewood Publishers, Inc., New York, 1965. Hardcover in pale green slipcase with a mounted illustration on cover. Illustrated in color and black and white. First edition. 142 pages. Slipcover shows some wear.
 
Hellman: Scoundrel Time, First Edition
VINTAGE
$55.00
Scoundrel Time by Lillian Hellman. Boston: Little Brown & Co., 1976. First edition. 155 pages with 6 pages of photos. Includes dust jacket. The author and playwright's gripping account of the 1950s McCarthy era and how it affected her life and the lives of many of her well-known friends. Minor wear to jacket, crease on inside jacket flap.
 
Eloise in Moscow
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Eloise in Moscow
$225.00
Eloise in Moscow by Kay Thompson. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959. First 1950s printing, with original jacket copy, different to the modern reprints. Foldout map of Eloise's adventures in the Kremlin. Hardcover with dust jacket. Unclipped dust jacket has slight edge wear.
 
A Time to Love and a Time to Die, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
$79.00
A Time to Love and a Time to Die by Erich Maria Remarque. New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Company, 1954. Hardcover with dust jacket. Stated first edition. 378 pages. Former owner's nameplate inside front cover.
 
Three Centuries of Historic Silver
VINTAGE
$35.00
Three Centuries of Historic Silver. Loan Exhibitions under the Auspices of the Pennsylvania Society of the Colonial Dames of America. Compiled and edited by Mrs. Alfred Coxe Prime, Chairman. Philadelphia: Printed for the Society, 1938. Limited edition of 1000 copies, this being #900. Fifth publication of the Pennsylvania Society of the Colonial Dames of America. Hardcover, 191 pages, blue cloth with silver seal and lettering, 141 black-and-white illustrations. Ownership on endpaper.
 
World Antiques by Roy Strong, 1978
VINTAGE
$95.00
World Antiques with an introduction by Roy Strong of the Victoria and Albert Museum. Charweil Books, 1978. Hardcover, 320 pages. Covers everything from Gothic to Modern antiques. Printed in Hong Kong. Some wear and tear.
 
The World in Color Photography
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
The World in Color Photography
$45.00
The World In Color Photography by William MacQuitty. New York: Crescent Books, 1977. Hardcover illustrated with 480 full color photographs. Second edition. 191 pages. Light age wear to dust jacket. Dust jacket included.
 
Farewell to Fifth Avenue, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
Farewell to Fifth Avenue, 1st Ed
$185.00
Farewell to Fifth Avenue by Cornelius Vanderbilt. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1935. First edition. Hardcover illustrated with black and white photographs. 260 pages. Cover has some wear.
 
The Cream of the Jest, 1927
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
The Cream of the Jest, 1927
$95.00
"The Cream of the Jest" by James Branch Cabelll. New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1927. Hardcover, 12 illustrations by Frank C. Pape. First edition thus of a 1917 title. 243 pages. Left page of title spread unbound, occasional foxing/crimping to page edges.
 
Shadows on the Rock, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Shadows on the Rock, 1st Ed
$95.00
Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. Hardcover, stated first edition. 280 pages. Lacking dust jacket, fading to spine and edges.
 
When You Take the Wheel
VINTAGE
Fig + Stone Designs
When You Take the Wheel
$19.00
When You Take the Wheel by Marlene K. Strasser. Illinois: Laidlaw Brothers Publishers, 1963. Some wear.
 
Arithmetic We Use
VINTAGE
Fig + Stone Designs
Arithmetic We Use
$25.00
Arithmetic We Use by Leo J. Brueckner and Foster E. Grossnickle. Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1948. Some wear.
 
Sight Without Glasses
VINTAGE
Fig + Stone Designs
Sight Without Glasses
$25.00
Sight Without Glasses by Dr. Harold M. Peppard. Garden City, NY: Blue Ribbon Books, 1940. Some wear.
 
Delicious Decisions, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
Delicious Decisions, 1st Ed
$75.00
Delicious Decisions: Cooking with California in Mind by The Junior League of San Diego. Published by The Junior League of San Diego, 1988. Hardcover with dust jacket. First edition, third printing. 301 pages.
 
Jefferson and His Time, 6 Vols
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Jefferson and His Time, 6 Vols
$195.00
Jefferson and His Time, complete 6 volume set. Boston: Little Brown & Co. Mylar dust jackets. "Jefferson the Virginian," 17th printing, 1948. "Jefferson and the Rights of Man," 11th printing, 1951. "Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty," 7th printing, 1962. "Jefferson the President: First Term," third printing, 1970. "Jefferson the President: Second Term," first printing, 1974. "Jefferson: The Sage of Monticello," first printing, 1981. Slight wear, some browning to edges.
 
New England Gallery, Signed
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
New England Gallery, Signed
$39.00
New England Gallery by Philip Kappel. Boston: Little, Brown, 1966. First printing. Signed by Philip Kappel, with a dedication, on the half-title page. 150 full-page drawings of memorable architecture, landscape and moments from around the States of New England. Some wear, signed with dedication on half-title page.
 
Raggedy Andy Stories
VINTAGE
L. Brook Rare Books
Raggedy Andy Stories
$49.00
Raggedy Andy Stories, Introducing the Little Rag Brother of Raggedy Ann written and illustrated by Johnny Gruelle. Chicago: M. A. Donohue and Company, 1920. Hardcover. Black cloth with color illustrated paper on front and back covers, color illustrated endpapers, full-page and text illustrations in color throughout. First edition. Approximately 100 pages, not paginated.
 
Summer's Lease
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Summer's Lease
$39.00
Summer's Lease by John Mortimer. London: Viking, 1988. First printing. The perfect summer read from one of England's master storytellers. Mortimer conjures up a shabby-chic Italian villa for a London family, but the mother's inappropriate curiosity about local customs soon gets them all into trouble. Some wear.
 
McClure's Magazine: Vol. 22, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
McClure's Magazine: Vol. 22, 1st Ed
$49.00
McClure's Magazine Vol. XXII (November 1903-April 1904). New York/London: The S. S. McClure Co., 1904. First edition. Hardcover, no dust jacket. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. 671 pages. Age wear.
 
Home Town, 1950 First Printing
VINTAGE
Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books
Home Town, 1950 First Printing
$35.00
Home Town by Cleveland Amory. NY: Harper and Brothers, 1950. First printing. A comic novel about mid-century New Yorkers, seen through the eyes of an out-of-towner from Arizona. Wear to dust jacket corners.
 
Frederick Law Olmsted, S/3
VINTAGE
N.P.Trent Antiques
Frederick Law Olmsted, S/3
$265.00
Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted. 1822 to 1852 Vol. 1, by Charles Beveridge and Charles McLaughlin. Baltimore: John Hopkins U Press, 1977. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 6.5" x 9.5". Frederick Law Olmsted's New York by Elizabeth Barlow. NY: Praeger Pub., 1972. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. 10" x 7.75". Frederick Law Olmsted and the American Environmental Tradition by Albert Fein. NY: Geo. Braziller, 1972. First printing softcover. 7.25" x 10". Two volumes have owner's name.
 
Sacramento:Illustrated History 1839-1874
VINTAGE
$89.00
Sacramento: An Illustrated History 1839-1874: From Sutter's Fort to Capital City by Thor Severson. California Historical Society, 1973. Hardcover without dust jacket. Wonderfully illustrated with drawings and sepia and black-and-white photographs. First edition from a limited edition of 5,000 copies. 207 pages. Light water marks.
 
Old Monterey County, Signed 1st Ed
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
Old Monterey County, Signed 1st Ed
$45.00
Old Monterey County by Robert B. Johnston. Monterey: Monterey Savings and Loan Association, 1970. Hardcover. Lacking dust jacket. Illustrated. First edition, stated first printing. 119 pages. Signed by author. Gift inscribed. Some age wear.
 
Gourmet LA, 1st Ed
VINTAGE
The Montecito Collection
Gourmet LA, 1st Ed
$55.00
Gourmet LA: A Collection of Fresh and Elegant Recipes from the Junior League of Los Angeles. Published by The Junior League of Los Angeles, 1988. Hardcover with dust jacket. Illustrated with numerous color photographs. Stated first edition. 320 pages. age wear.
 
Hardy Boys, S/9
VINTAGE
Brandywine Bookshop
Hardy Boys, S/9
$165.00
The Hardy Boys by Franklin W. Dixon. Grosset & Dunlap, 1929-1940. Hardcover, illustrated at title spread only by various artists: Paul Laune, Walter S. Rogers, J. Clemens Gretta. First editions, average page count of 215. Name stickers, inscriptions, ownership stamps, one edge-worn dust jacket remaining.