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Patriarchae Sive Christi Servatoris Genealogia, Per Mmundi Aetates Traducta, A.D. Emanuele Thesauro., -
1 - Patriarchae Sive Christi Servatoris Genealogia, Per Mmundi Aetates Traducta, A.D. Emanuele Thesauro.
Ex officina Rogeri Danielis

London 1651 First English Edition Hardcover Very Good 
TEXT IN LATIN 8vo, ontemporary full cream limp vellum with hand-letterd spine, some cupping to bds, a year on the rear pastedown, the text block has a contemporary name on the top margin of the titlepage and is otherwise unmarked and generally clean throughout, I saw on smudge near the last page and pages have some age toning to the edges. Contains a Christian biblical genealogy, including tree charts. "..curious Italian baroque work, covering in verse the period from Adam and Eve until the birth of Christ, written by Emanuele Tesauro (1592-1675), one of the most interesting figures of the Italian "concettismo". That period is divided into 6 ages, each part containing the genealogy of the patriarchs of the Old Testament and Latin poems representing their history and symbolic value in relation to the birth of Christ treating in a symbolic way Christ's genealogical descent from Adam. The six ages are: Mundi pueritia (pastores), Mundi adolescentia (milites), Mundi juventus (duces), Mundi virilitas (reges), Mundi senectus (solitarii) and Nova aetas (sancti). (-Antiquariaat FORUM) scarce 019322 
Price: 995.00 USD
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2 Alton, John Painting With Light
Macmillan

NY 1949 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ 
Black buckram cloth and decorative stamped titles on cover, Profusely illustrated throughout in color and in black and white. The jacket has some chips at the extremities a closed tear on the upper left hand corner of the front panel, But looks nice in mylar. 191pp. 003970 
Price: 175.00 USD
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3 Clark, Walter van Tilburg The Ox-Bow Incident
Random House

NY 1940 2nd Printing Before Publication Hardcover Very Good Inscribed by Author
(wish someone could tell me what '2nd ed before publication' means) Nice engraving tipped onto the front endpaper covers a blemish in the paper from an earlier label now removed. The blank preliminary page that follows the endpaper has been glued to the front endpaper so that they seem like one page. The book is otherwise near fine, with an excellent text block. just a hint of even aging to the spine strip. Inscribed and dated by Clark on the front endpaper. 017862 
Price: 600.00 USD
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4 Edited and Introduced By Ernest Belfort Bax - Translated By George Colville Boethius Consolation of Philosophy
David Nutt

London 1897 Hardcover No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Large 4to, number 14 of 30 large paper copies, full tan paper over boards with titles on cover and spine, covers rubbed and scuffed, front board measures 12 x 8" torn and frayed paper approx 2" at the base of the spine, bottom corner/tip is bent and thinned because of some lift-off, small hole/dark mark on the front endpaper with a little offseting to the following page. Otherwise text block and binding are nf/fine throughout, (I saw one page with some smudging in the margin) unopened throughout. printed at Chiswick Press with their crest on the last page, exceedingly scarce 138p 019210 
Price: 350.00 USD
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5 Hemingway, Ernest The Old Man and the Sea
Collectors Reprints

1980 Hardcover As New As New 
in very near fine slipcase, publishers insert - 8vo, blue cloth. scarce 020149 
Price: 80.00 USD
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6 London, Jack The Game
Macmillan

N Y 1905 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Green decorative cloth, Second state as it has the Metropolitan Magazine stamp (the smaller size) on the copyright page. some wear at the extremities and slight spine crease, but generally still a bright copy, all lettering remains bright, some toning to the endpapers, Illustrated throughout. Painted image embossed on front cover. 182pp. plus ads. 005479 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Nabokov, Vladimir Lolita
Putnam

New York 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No dust Jacket 
First printing. 319p. 1955 date, No additional printing history on copyright page, Library of Congress number 58-10755, which indicate the true First American Edition. 1/2" spot on freont panel, toning to the edges.a couple of rubs along spine edge, minor frays on spine extremities. toning to page edges, otherrwise internally fine. 106696 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Rollins, Hyder Edward - Editor The Keats Circle: Letters and Papers 2 volumes
Harvard University Press

Cambridge 1948 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
some light even spine toning, a hint of toning on one of the endpapers where something is laid in. , o/w as new/ No dustwrappers. the slipcase had some splitting on one side and I have repaired it. 350p in total. illustrated throughout. a beautiful scarce set. Small oblong previous owner name plate at the base of the front inner flap. slipcase is lightly toned and has publisher and blurb information tipped on the side. 018679 
Price: 95.00 USD
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9 Scheffrin-Falk, Gladys Another Celebrated Dancing Bear
Atheneum
Barbara Garrison
NY 1991 0684191644 / 9780684191645 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 
signed and inscribed by the illustrator [who created the stunning illustrated etchings that are used in the book] with a charming little illustration that joins a heart and a lion, written on the second blank verso. 020932 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Wilson, Colin THE OUTSIDER
Houghton Mifflin Co.

1956 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
A couple of fade spots on the spine. light wear t o the extremtities. jacket in fresh mylar sleeve. 288p 011480 
Price: 28.00 USD
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11 Wright, Anna Rose Summer at Buckhorn
The Viking Press

New York 1943 Fourth Printing Hardcover Good No Dustwrapper Inscribed by Author
8vo,illustrated endpapers. Orange cover with small vignette - personal inscription by author on the front endpaper with indication to "See page 2", which she's drawn a hand pointing a finger at the underlined sentence. There is a chip at each spine end, Internally clean. The front panel and flaps of the dust jacket have been laid into the book. 019101 
Price: 400.00 USD
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