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The Novels of Jane Austen

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Description: The Novels of Jane Austen. Published John Grant, Edinburgh, 1911. Leatherbound. Twelve volumes the Winchester Edition illustrated to frontispiece. Binding in half red morocco, marbled boards, top edge gilt, raised bands, gilt motif to spine.

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Price: $6,500

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Ulysses, James Joyce

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Description: Leather-bound. One volume. James Joyce Ulysses. First English Trade Edition. Printed at the John Lane at the Bodley Head Press. Bound in full tan morocco, raised bands, un-gilt bin title to spine.

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Price: $564

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The Works of Benjamin Franklin

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Description: The Works of Benjamin Franklin. Published London Longmans, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1900s. Nine volumes.The complete works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, with memoirs of his early life by Benjamin Franklin. Illustrated portrait frontispiece. Bound in three quarter maroon morocco, gilt titles, raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled endpaper.

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Price: $5,500

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Arabian Nights,  Edward Forster

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Description: Arabian Nights. Translated by Edward Forster with engravings from pictures by Robert Smirke. Five volumes. Bound in full wine morocco, covers and spine floral gilt decorations, raised bands, gilt title, all edges gilt.

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Price: $1,500

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Robert Browning Complete Works

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Description: The Complete Works of Robert Browning. Published New York, Fred DeFau and Company, 1898. Twelve volumes. The Assisi Edition is limited to one hundred sets which this is number 90. Illustrated through-out. Bound in three quarter tan morocco, gilt floral decorations to spine, gilt title, raised bands, top edge gilt, decorative endpaper.

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Price: $3,500

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Curiosities of London

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Description: Curiosities of London, by John Timbs. Published London, M. Walter Dunne, 1867. Four volumes. Extra illustrated by insertions of original water-color drawings and engravings. Bound in full brown morocco with hand-painted design onfront covers by Cedric Chivers, floral gilt decorations to spine, raised bands, gilt title, all edge gilt, silk doublures (minor foxing to pages).

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History of India

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Description: History of India, by Romesh Chunder Dutt. Published London, The Groiler Society, 1906. Nine volumes.The Connoisseur Edition is limited to two hundred copies which this is number 7. The History of India from its earliest time to the sixth century B.C., over three hundred illustrations frontispiece are in two states color and black and white etching. Binding is in three three quarter green morocco, marbled boards, top edge gilt, spine gilt decorations of palm leaf motif, gilt title, raised bands, marbled endpaper.

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Price: $3,750

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The Works Of Charles Dickens

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Description: The Works of Charles Dickens, Published Boston, Dana Estes and Company, 1900s. Forty-eight volumes. The New Century Edition limited to one thousand copies which this is number 470, colored illustrations to frontispiece and others black and white with title tissue guard. Binding in contemporary full red morocco, covers and spine gilt decorations of fleurons and with a central green floral inlaid to boards, raised bands, gilt title, top edge gilt, green silk doublures. A beautiful set in fine binding.

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Price: $15,000

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Her Majesty Tower

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Description: Her Majesty Tower, by William Hepworth Dixon. Published London, Bicker and Son, 1865. Six volumes. Extra illustrated with views, maps, portraits, towers, by George Cruikshank, Ackermann and others. Binding by Kaufmann in full dark brown morocco, front and rare covers gilt decorations of Abby Towers, raised bands, gilt title, top edge gilt and turn-ins.

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Price: $6,500

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A  Tales of Two Cities

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Description: Charles Dickens. A Tales of Two Cities. Published London, Chapman and Hall 1860. Sixteen plates illustrations by H.K. Browne. One volume. Bound in full light brown polished calf, single gilt ruled line to covers, spine gilt decorations with purple and green title labels, raised bands, all edges gilt, marbled endpaper, gilt turn-ins.

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A  History of the English Furniture

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Description: A History of English Furniture, by Percy Macquoid. Published London, Lawerence and Bullen Limited, 1938. Four volumes. The Age of Mahogany and The Age of Satinwood. With plates in color after Shirley Slocombe, and numerous illustrations selected and arrange by the author. Bound in three quarter olive green morocco by Asprey, spine in six compartments between raised banding, gilt rules and titles, green cloth boards, marbled endpaper.

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History of the English Speaking Peoples

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Description: Winston Spencer Churchill. History of the Speaking People. Published London, Cassel and Company Limited, 1956. First Edition. Four volumes. The Birth of Britain, The New World, The Age of Revolution, The Great Democracies. Bound by Bayntun Binders in three quarter red morocco, gilt title, raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled endpaper.

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Price: $2,500

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The Woks of Jane Austen

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Description: The Works of Jane Austen. Published London, MacMillan and Company 1904. Five volumes, illustrated by Hugh Thomson. Bound in three quarter marbled levant morocco by Bayntun Binders, top edge gilt, raised bands, decorative gilt panels.

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Price: $3,500

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Wealth of Nations

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Description: Adam Smith, Wealth of Nations. Published London, Cadell and Davies, 1812. Three volumes. Bound in full tan calf, single ruled-line to covers, all edges gilt, raised bands, green title labels, floral motif to spine, floral motif to spine, marbled endpaper.

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Price: $4,500

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Essay of Montaigne

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Description: Essays of Montaigne, by William Carew Hazlitt. Published London, 1923. Five volumes. Translated by Charles Cotton t to which are added some account of the life of Montaigne, notes and a translation of letters known to be extant, illustrated portraits. Binding in full crushed red morocco with a central inlaid to covers of heraldic frame and gilt looping tendrils enclosing floral centerpiece, raised bands. gilt title, top edge gilt, marbled endpaper.

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Price: $1,500

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The Works of John Greenleaf Whittier

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Description: The Works of John Greenleaf Whittier. Published Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin and Company. Nine volumes. Illustrated with steel portraits and photogravures plates, the Artists Edition is limited to seven hundred and fifty copies which this is number 413. Bound in three quarter brown morocco, marbled boards, spine gilt decorations, gilt titles, raised bands, top edge gilt.

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Price: $1,500

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The Writings of Walt Whitman

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Description: The Writings of Walt Whitman. Published New York, G.P. Putnam,s Sons, 1902. Ten volumes.The Collectors Camden Edition os limited to three hundred numbered copies which this is number 150. portrait illustrations to frontispiece with red and green decorative title page. Bound handsomely in full red morocco, front boards gilt signature of Walt Whitman, spine floral gilt motif, raised bands, marbled endpaper.

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Price: $8,500

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George Bancroft

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Description: The History of United States, by George Bancroft. Published Boston, Little Brown and Company, 1862. Ten volumes The discovery of the America continent and the colonizations and the American revolution, portrait illustrations to each volumes to frontispiece. Bound in three quarter maroon morocco, marbled board, top edge gilt, raised bands, gilt title, (minor spotting to pages).

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Price: $1,500

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The Writings of Samuel  Clemens,  ( Mark Twain )

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Description: The Writings of Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) Published Gabriel Wells, New York, 1922. Thirty-five volumes. The Definitive Edition is consists pf one thousand twenty four sets which this is number 811. Signed by Mark Twain and Albert Bigelow Paine to fly leaf page. Bound in full contemporary dark wine morocco, covers and spine gilt decorations of elaborate fluerons, raised bands, gilt titles, top edge gilt, green endpaper, A beautiful set in fine binding.

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Price: $17,500

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The Writings of Washington Irving

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Description: The Writings of Washington Irving. Published New York, G.P Putnam's Sons. Forty volumes. The Joseph Jefferson Edition is limited to two hundred copies which this is number 181. illustrated to each volume of frontispiece. Bound in three quarter red morocco with gray cloth boards, gilt motif to spine, raised bands, gilt title, decorative marbled endpaper.

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Price: $7,500

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The Writings of Honore De Balzac

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Description: The Complete Writings of Honore De Balzac, Published Chicago and St. Louis, Holdoway Company, 1900s. Forty volumes. The Centennial Holland Edition is limited to two hundred sets which this is number ten. Engraved illustrations through-out with title tissue guard. Binding in sumptuously in full polished autumn leaf levant. covers and spines gilt stemmed decorations and green inlaid tulip to corners, top edge gilt, raised bands, gilt titles, maroon silk endpapers, A beautiful set in fine binding.

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Price: $15,000

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The Writings of Victor Hugo

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Description: The Writings of Victor Hugo. Published Boston, Estes and Lauriat, 1892 Thirty volumes. The Holland paper edition is limited to five hundred copies which this is number 49. Illustrated through-out with portrait and photogravures scenes. Bound by Harcourt Binders in three quarter aqua green morocco, cloth boards, top edge gilt, spine gilt decorations between raised bands, gilt title, marbled endpaper. a splendid fine set.

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Price: $5,500

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The Works of Guy De Maupassant

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Description: The Life Works of Henri Rene Guy De Maupassant. Embracing romance travel, comedy and verse complete in English, with critical preface by Paul Bourget and a introduction by Robert Arnot. Illustrations from original drawing by French and American Artist. Published London and New York by M.Walter Dunne 1903. Seventeen volumes. Binding in three quarter green morocco (spine faded to light brown) marbled boards, gilt decorations to spine, top edge gilt, marbled endpaper. A handsome set.

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Price: $4,500

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