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1 Adams, John Quincy. The Jubilee of the Constitution. A Discourse Delivered at the Request of The New York Historical Society...on Tuesday, the 30th of April 1839; Being the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Inauguration of George Washington...
New-York: Berford and Company, 1848. 
Octavo, original wrappers bound in quarter polished calf & marbled boards, 135 pp., ads. Front wrapper has been repaired with old transparent tape; otherwise clean and tight with light spine scuffing. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Ade, Hans Christoph und Arnold Hillen Ziegfeld. Pioniere im Osten: Afrikanisches Heldentum. Mit 8 Bildern von Fritz Wittlinger sowie 11 Leisten und 2 Vignetten von Elisabeth Mannsfeld.
Stuttgart, Union Deutsche Verlagsgesellschaft (1923). 
Octavo, white illus. cloth (hardcover), 261 pp. Near-Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Aldington, Richard. Love and the Luxembourg.
New York: Covici, Friede, 1930. 
1st edition. Of an edition of 475 copies designed by Frederic Warde and printed by William Edwin Rudge, this is No. 394. It is signed by the author and the designer. Octavo, cloth, top edge gilt, uncut, 53 pp. Very Good; spine dull. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman. The Three Things: The Forge in Which the Soul of a Man Was Tested.
Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1918. 
20th printing. Octavo, tan boards, 58 pp. Former-owner inscription; otherwise Near-Fine in a chipped dust jacket (an unusually early dust jacket). 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Anicet, M. M., Bourgoise and Feval. The Duke's Daughter; Or, The Hunchback of Paris. A Drama, in Three Acts and a Prologue. To Which Are Added: A description of the Costume - Cast of the Characters - Entrances and Exits - Relative Positions of the Performers on the Stage, and the whole of the Stage Business. As Now Performed at the Principal English and American Theatres.
New York: Samuel French, n.d. [ca. 1860.] 
No. CCCXXXVI. French's Standard Drama. The Acting Edition. Duodecimo, printed yellow-orange wrappers, 37 pp. Good; lack upper quarter of rear cover. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Anonymous. Never Say Die: A Survival Manual.
Boulder, Colo.: Paladin Press, [1979]. 
Octavo, softbound, 205 pp. Illus. Near-Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Anonymous. Our Dicky Birds.
London: Ernest Nister, n.d. [ca. 1890.] 
Quarto, color-illustrated self-wrappers, [16] pp. Chromolithograph plates throughout. Fine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Aylmer, Mrs. J. E. Distant Homes; Or, The Graham Family in New Zealand. With Illustrations by J. Jackson.
London / New York: Griffith & Farran / E. P. Dutton, [1881]. 
1st American edition. Duodecimo, illustrated brown cloth, 183 pp., ads. Plates. Very Good; lacks front endpaper, some foxing, minor shelf wear. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 B. S. Reynolds Co. Our Nation's Capital: Washington, D.C.
Washington: B. S. Reynolds Co., n.d. [ca. 1950.] 
Oblong octavo, stiff illustrated wrappers, stapled, [64] pp. Photographic views throughout. Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Babcock, Kendric Charles. The Federalist System, 1789-1801.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1906. 
1st edition. The American Nation: A History, Volume 11. Octavo, green cloth, red calf label, top edge gilt, uncut, xviii, 327 pp. Frontis. portrait, maps. Near-Fine; few cover speckles, in a slightly chipped dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Barbour, Sylvester. Reminiscences: Fifty Years a Lawyer, and Appendix, Containing a List of the Officers and Members, and a Copy of the By-Laws of Phoebe Humphrey Chapter, Daughers of the American Revolution, of Collinsville, Connecticut.
Hartford: Hartford Press / The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1908. 
1st edition. Octavo, blue cloth, vi, 166 pp. Photos, portraits. Former-owner signatures; otherwise Near-Fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Barrie, J. M. A Window in Thrums.
New York: F. M. Lupton Publishing Company, 1892. 
The Bijou Series, No. 77, October, 1892. Duodecimo, softbound, 199 pp. Very Good; several minor chips to perimeter of front cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Barrie, J. M. Auld Licht Idylls.
New York: F. M. Lupton Publishing Company, 1892. 
The Bijou Series, No. 76, September, 1892. Duodecimo, printed wrappers, 187 pp., ads. Fair; some chipping to front and rear covers, front cover is detaching along front joint. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Bartholomees, J. Boone, Jr. Buff Facings and Gilt Buttons: Staff and Headquarters Operations in the Army of Northern Virginia, 1861-1865.
Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina, (1998). First Edition. 
Octavo, black cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, xv + 352 pp. Fine, in a Fine, mylar protected dust jacket. From dust jacket: In performing the myriad tasks associated with organizing, training, equipping, moving, and fighting large armies, military commanders require the assistance of staff officers. Operating in the name of the commander, staff officers perform vital planning and supervisory duties in specialized fumctional areas. They seldom receive much historical attention, since commanders necessarily take responsibility for both successes and failures. However, no modern army and few ancient armies have been successful without efficient behind-the-scenes staff work. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Baudelaire, Charles. [Monier, Maggy, illus.] Les Fleurs du Mal.
Paris: Editions Nilsson, [1928]. 
Octavo, rebound in quarter calf & boards, uncut, x, 267 pp. Six mounted pochoir plates done from watercolors by Maggy Monier. Original acidic paper has been professionally deacidified using a non-aqueous process to neutralize acid migration and create an alkaline buffer. Very Good. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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16 Becker, David P. The Work of Stephen Harvard: A Life in Letters.
Cambridge: Harvard College Library, The Houghton Library, Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, 1990. 
1st edition. Octavo, softbound, 62 pp. Color plates, photos. Spine faded; otherwise Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Beerbohm, Max. A Christmas Garland.
New York: Dutton, 1922. 
1st American edition. Octavo, red cloth, 197 pp. Very Good; spine dull. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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18 Benard, Alfred B. La Marsillaise et Rouget de Lisle. Legende Historieque Racontree a Ses Petits-Enfants.
Paris: Au Bureau de la Revue Biblio-Iconographique, 1907. 
Octavo, hardcover (original wrappers bound in blue buckram), 249 pp. Very Good, with foxing (age darkened spotting) to endpapers & soiling to original wrapper covers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 Beninde, Joachim. Zur Naturgeschichte des Rothirsches. Reprint der Originalausgabe von 1937.
Hamburg: Verlag Paul Parey, (1988). 
Octavo, softbound (slick, b&w photo illus. brown wrappers), xi, 223 pp. Near-Fine, with neat former-owner stamp to title page. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Beny, Roloff. The Romance of Architecture. With an Introduction by John Julius Norwich, and an Anthology Drawn from Architectural Writers and Travellers from Vitruvius to Sacheverell Sitwell.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, [1985]. 
Square quarto, cloth, 312 pp. Photos throughout. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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