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Image for Elements of Criticism With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions

Elements of Criticism With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions

By: Kames, Henry Home

Price: $189.95

Publisher: Samuel Etheridge:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1018439

ISBN: B005KDEVZM

Condition: Good


B005KDEVZM Elements of Criticism with the Author's Last Corrections and Additions 1796 Samuel Etheridge, Boston; (volume 2 only) full leather hardcover with gilt titles; front hinge cracked; square copy; Widely known classic in the field of aesthetics, in which he codified the Lockian "ideal presence." Includes chapters on Perceptions and Ideas, Emotions and Passions, Beauty, Grandeur and Sublimity, Novelty, Congenity and Propriety, Dignity and Grace, Ridicule, Wit, Custom and Habit, Sentiments, Language of Passion, Beauty of Language, Epic and Dramatic Compositions, Gardening and Arch... View more info

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Sexual Behavior in the Human Female / Sexual Behavior in the Human Male (Two Volume Set)

By: Kinsey, Alfred C. et al.

Price: $875.00

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company:

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1019029

ISBN: B01N0T9UY1

Condition: Fine


B01N0T9UY1 The Kinsey Reports: Sexual Behavior in the Human Male, & Sexual Behavior in the Human Female; KINSEY, Alfred C. (1894-1956), Wardell B. Pomeroy, and Clyde E. Martin; Published by W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia; First Edition of this two-volume landmark work on human sexuality. with numerous charts, graphs, tables and figures in the text of both volumes. Human Male published 1949 - 9th printing & Human Female published in in 1953 with no additional printings indicated; mild toning to board & endpapers; clean handsome copies in Near Fine condition; Both books with original unclipped dus... View more info

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Welcome to the Monkey House: A Collection of Short Works

By: Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press:

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1017262

ISBN: B0023BYLC2

Condition: Good


B0023BYLC2 Delacorte Press; First Edition; Second Delacorte Printing; 1968; Welcome to the Monkey House: A Collection of Short Works; Hardcover in VG unclipped dj; ex-library w/ usual marks; square solid copy; tape marks to endpapers & covers; by Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (Author) View more info

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Dissertation on Subject of a Congress of Nations 1837 Ladd, William

By: Ladd, William; By a Friend of Peace

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Ezra Collier: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1019043

Condition: Good


Dissertation on the Subject of a Congress of Nations 1837 Ladd, William; Published by New York: Ezra Collier; First edition; brown cloth hardcover with gilt titles; speckled foxing top pages; previous owner's contemporary inscription to ffep; Good+/VG- condition; For the Adjustment of International Disputes Without Recourse to Arms. By a Friend of Peace. Force to Brutes, to Men Reason. U.S. History; Politics. View more info

Image for Histoire De Gil Blas De Santillane Five Vol. Set 1822 Lesage Alain-Rene; J.P Aillaud, Paris

Histoire De Gil Blas De Santillane Five Vol. Set 1822 Lesage Alain-Rene; J.P Aillaud, Paris

By: Lesage (Alain-Rene)

Price: $225.00

Publisher: J.P Aillaud, Paris: 1822

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1016594

Condition: Very Good


Histoire De Gil Blas De Santillane Five Vol. Set 1822 Lesage Alain-Rene; J.P Aillaud, Paris; two handsomely bound full leather hardcovers with bright gilt titles; marbled board, endpapers and page edges; bright text with mild foxing; square solid copies; all five volumes in two books; text in French; a handsome set; View more info

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An Account of Weather & Diseases of South Carolina 1776 Lionel Chalmers

By: Lionel Chalmers

Price: $6,300.00

Publisher: Edward and Charles Dilly, London: 1776

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1015036

Condition: Fine


1776 Volumes I & II; An Account of the Weather and Diseases of South Carolina; Published by Edward and Charles Dilly, London 1776; First Edition; Original Printing; Professionally Rebound in Brown Leather Hardcover with Gilt titles; Two Volumes bound in one book; Glasgow University Library bookplate to inside cover and very small Glasgow stamp to page bottoms; A very important early Medical Work written by Lionel Chalmers; fold-out plates intact; A rare book in superb condition; View more info

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The American foxhound, 1747-1967

By: Mackay-Smith, Alexander

Price: $189.95

Publisher: American Foxhound Club:

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1019142

ISBN: B0006BX0UK

Condition: Fine


B0006BX0UK The American Foxhound, 1747-1967 Limited Edition of 1000 Autographed by the Author; Hand-Numbered; Mackay-Smith, Alexander; American Foxhound Club (1968) 416 pages; Color frontispiece of Colonel George Washington after the portrait by Charles Wilson Peale, and over 200 other illustrations; large red cloth hardcover with bright gilt titles; indexed; scarce First Edition; hunting, dogs View more info

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There's No Place Like Home

By: MacWalker, Lula

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Nims & Knight:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1017297

ISBN: B002PEZK1S

Condition: Very Good


B002PEZK1S There's No Place Like Home; Oblong illustrated Hardcover 1891 by Lula Mae (Compiled By) Walker (Author), Chromolithographs (Illustrator) Nims and Knight: Troy, NY; First Edition; beautiful color illustrations; name written neatly to ffep; handsome copy; VG+; A collection of short verses by famed authors and poets, each poem surrounded by color chromo illustrations with illuminated accents, printed on one side of paper only. A very lovely Victorian era book, printed by Armstrong & Co of Boston, MA. View more info

Image for City of Hide & Seek; Melville Chater - Limited Ed. Poetry 1936 Cromwell, Connecticut

City of Hide & Seek; Melville Chater - Limited Ed. Poetry 1936 Cromwell, Connecticut

By: Melville Chater

Price: $249.00

Publisher: Privately Printed, Cromwell, Connecticut: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1015515

Condition: Fine


City of Hide and Seek by Melville Chater - Rare Limited Edition of 30 Copies; Privately Printed, Cromwell, Connecticut, February 1936; handsome three quarter green leather hardcover with floral design to covers and bright gilt titles; bright clean pages; one tiny abrasion to bottom edge of cover; The author was an early color photographer and author; He was the author of several books and was published in National Geographic, Harper's Magazine, The Smart Set, ++; neat gift inscription to ffep dated 1936; Poetry View more info

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Milton's Poetical Works

By: Milton, John. Sir Egerton Brydges Ed.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: William Tegg:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1016587

ISBN: B01F4NWOIS

Condition: Very Good


B01F4NWOIS Milton's Poetical Works; dark red Leather Bound w/ gilt titles & five raised bands to spine; gilt page edges; square solid copy; 1862 by John. Sir Egerton Brydges Ed. Milton (Author), J. M. W. Turner (Illustrator) bright clean pages with light speckled foxing; tight copy; fronts w/ tissue guard; name to ffep dates 1873; handsome copy w/ original full-leather binding and gilt-ruled boards View more info

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The Modern Theatre; a collection of Successful Modern Plays...(10 Vols.)

By: Mrs. Inchbald (ed.)

Price: $575.00

Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown:

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1016644

ISBN: B004LSLYH0

Condition: Very Good


B004LSLYH0 The Modern Theatre: A Collection of Successful Modern Plays; (10 Vols. set complete) Full Leather Bound with bright gilt and black titles 1811; Selected by Mrs. Inchbald (ed.) (Author) Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London; Printed by James Ballantyne & Co, Edinburgh; name written to inside covers dated 1853; two volumes with archival linen tape repair to hinge; bright text; scarce and handsome set; A Complete set of this Important Collection of Successful Modern Plays as Acted at the Theatres Royal, London Printed from the Prompt Books Under the Authority of the Managers. View more info

Image for Lolita by Nabokov, Vladimir; G. P. Putnam's Sons, NY 1955 First Edition

Lolita by Nabokov, Vladimir; G. P. Putnam's Sons, NY 1955 First Edition

By: Nabokov, Vladimir

Price: $750.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1019141

Condition: Very Good


'Lolita' by Nabokov, Vladimir; Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York (1955) First American Edition. No statement of subsequent printings to copyright page; Very Good Cloth-backed decorative paper over boards, lettering stamped in gilt and copper on spine, red topstain; red endpapers & boards; light rubbing, bumping to spine ends; small neat name stamp to upper right corner of ffep & half-title page; square solid copy; In Fine unclipped facsimile dust jacket protected in new clear archival cover; One of the most celebrated books in history, Nabokov's Lolita quickly attained classic status ... View more info

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Decorative Victorian Autograph Book ca. 1890 New Hampshire

By: None

Price: $49.95

Publisher: No Publisher Stated: 1890

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1013800

Condition: Very Good


Decorative Victorian Autograph Book ca. 1890; No Publisher Stated; lovely burgundy hardcover with elaborate designs to cover in gilt and two color illustrated plates; vellum endpapers; book includes many blank pages; the following signatures dated in the late 1890's (plus several lines of verse) are included in this rare volume: G.A. Trantum of New Hampshire, George G. Kemp of Croydon, New Hampshire; C.P. Wallace Boston; Gladys Howe of New Hampshire; John D. Campbell of Providence, R.I.; Minnie T. Clark of New Hampshire; Leon A. Wright of New Hampshire; Nellie Putnam of New Hampshire; Nellie ... View more info

Image for The Social Sacred Melodist by Oliver Shaw 1835 Songs, Duets, Anthems

The Social Sacred Melodist by Oliver Shaw 1835 Songs, Duets, Anthems

By: Oliver Shaw

Price: $14,250.00

Publisher: Published and Sold by The Author, Providence: 1835

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1012214

Condition: Good


The Social Sacred Melodist, Consisting of Songs, Duets, Anthems, & C: Composed and Arranged, with an Accompaniment for the Piano Forte Or Organ, and Respectfully Inscribed to the Lovers of Sacred Harmony by Oliver Shaw; Published and Sold by The Author; 1835; musical scores with text; 99 pages; ffep removed; generally bright text with some speckled foxing to pages; some spotting to covers; Sheply & Wright Printers, Providence, Rhode Island; green paper hardcover with brown leather spine; square, firm binding; Oliver Shaw (1779-1848), was one of the first American composers; very scarce; Also i... View more info

Image for Little Journeys to Homes of American Authors; Knickerbocker 1899 green suede binding

Little Journeys to Homes of American Authors; Knickerbocker 1899 green suede binding

By: Putnam's New York and London & Knickerbocker Press

Price: $52.95

Publisher: Putnam's, Knickerbocker Press: 1899

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1017844

Condition: Very Good


Little Journeys to the Homes of American Authors; Putnam's New York and London & Knickerbocker Press 1899; green suede binding with brown leather details and bright gilt titles; illustrated; authors include: Emerson; Bryant; Prescott; Lowell; Simms; Whitman; Hawthorne; Audubon; Irving; Longfellow; Everett; Bancroft; 388 pp; clean copy; rough-cut page edges; handsome copy; scarce View more info

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Audubon's Birds of America

By: Roger Tory Peterson; Virginia Marie Peterson

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Artabras:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1018605

ISBN: 0896592537

Condition: Fine


0896592537 Audubon's Birds of America Baby Elephant Folio Deluxe Leather Edition; Peterson, Roger Tory & Virginia Marie; 1981 Published by Abbeville Press, NY; The full collection of Audubon's bird paintings beautifully reproduced. Further illustrated with many other color and black & white photographs. Thick folio, 1/4 black leather over linen; Includes original linen slipcase in VG condition with spot to one corner of slipcase not affecting color title plate; clean handsome copy with bright gilt titles; 15.25" x 12 inches; indexed; birds, ornithology, birding, art. View more info

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Rhapsody in Colour

By: Roye

Price: $220.00

Publisher: The Camera Studies Club:

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1015487

ISBN: B001BSO4RU

Condition: Very Good


B001BSO4RU Rhapsody in Colour; large Spiral-bound hardcover 1946 by Roye (Horace Narbeth) (Photographer) The Camera Studies Club, London; Spiral bound cloth-covered boards, tissue-protected color photographs, artistic nude glamor, with poetry quotations on tissues. Cited in Bertolotti's Books of Nudes as a significant publication in the history of nude photography. First Edition; no inscriptions, sound binding; scarce View more info

Image for Samuel Wood Picture Alphabet Little Children 1807 Pearl Street, New York

Samuel Wood Picture Alphabet Little Children 1807 Pearl Street, New York

By: Samuel Wood, 362 Pearl Street, New York

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Samuel Wood, 362 Pearl Street, New York:

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1012434

Condition: Very Good


Original 1807 Edition; The Picture Alphabet for Little Children contains alphabets with woodcuts illustrating objects; 16 pages total including covers, with 2 letters to a page; Size: 3" x 2 inches; cover is loose at the lower edge of spine; a few spots to cover; This work has the distinction of being one of the first publications issued by Samuel Wood, who would go on to a distinguished career in the American publishing trade; Very Scarce View more info

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Biblia Hebraica Manvalia ad Praestantiores 1767 Hebrew Bible Simonis, Johannis

By: Simonis, Johannis

Price: $575.00

Publisher: Halae, Sumptibus Orphanogrophei: 1767

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1018533

Condition: Very Good


Biblia Hebraica Manvalia ad Praestantiores Editiones Accurata; Simonis, Johannis; Published by Halae, Sumptibus Orphanogrophei (1767); Hebrew Bible - Hebraica Torah + Manual Judaism Judaica Johann Simonis; leather bound hardcover with chip to spine top corner; square, solid, tight copy; mild toning to text; illustrated with beautiful woodcuts throughout; scarce View more info

Image for Tribute to Memory, Character & Position of George Washington 1858 Soper, Thomas; Allentown

Tribute to Memory, Character & Position of George Washington 1858 Soper, Thomas; Allentown

By: Soper, Thomas

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Published by Haines & Diefenderfer, Printers, "Register" Office, Allentown, PA.: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Azio Media - Seller ID: SKU1018537

Condition: Fine


A Tribute to the Memory, Character and Position of Washington the Father of American Independence with a Biographical Sketch of His Beloved Wife Martha Together with Chateaubriand's Interview with Washington, A Poem Entitled The Dawn of Liberty and a Beautiful Couplet on Seeing His Grave at Mount Vernon; by Soper, Thomas; Published by Haines & Diefenderfer, Printers, "Register" Office, Allentown, PA. 1858; slim blue blind stamped cloth hardcover with bright gilt portrait of George Washington to cover and gilt titles; 48 pages - Size 7" x 4.25"; tight copy in Near Fine condition... View more info