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1 Buttrick, George Arthur, Editor The Interpreter's Dictionary of the Bible: An Illustrated Encyclopedia in Four Volumes 4 - Complete
Abingdon Press

1962 Hardcover Near Fine 
4 large thick 4to volumes in brown buckram with painted spine labels in gilt, black, and green, The Interpreter's Dictionary of the Bible: An Illustrated Encyclopedia in Four Volumes 4 - Complete Dustwrappers are in fresh mylar sleevs with some edge chips but overall a decent clean and tight set. 019466 
Price: 55.00 USD
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2 Chaucer, Geffrey Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer - Complete in 8 Volumes
John W Parker and Son

London 1855 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
8 8vo volumes/ The Annotated Edition of the English Poets. In orignal binding which is patterened paper over the boards with paper spine labels, there is some splitting, and tearing to the outer edges, but the text blocks are generally bright throughout. The Annotated Edition of the English Poets was issued in 29 Numbers (London: John W. Parker and Son, 1854-57) 8 of which were dedicated to the works of Chaucer. It has extensive critical commentary throughout. 020083 
Price: 350.00 USD
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3 Dickens, Charles Dickens Works in 36 Volumes (collected, writings) De Luxe Edition Estes & Lauriat Press
Dana Estes & Co

1890 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
In 36 volumes; The 'Edition De Luxe' edition, limited to 1000 hand numbered copies.; in publisher's deep burgundy cloth with printed paper spine labels that have toned a bit with age; all title & illustration pages prined on Japon vellum. Overall a very good, tight and crisp set (most vols vg - nf); **Two of the vol's have water damage to the boards and premilinary pages (only) are dampstained; and only two of the vol's are affected by this. This set is profusely illustrated, and looks rather nice with the finely etched engarvings printed on the vellum paper. Printed on deckled laid paper, many unopened. 010440 
Price: 570.00 USD
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4 Edwards, Paul (Editor-In-Chief) The Encyclopedia of Philosophy 8 Volumes in 4 [complete]
MacMillan & Co

1972 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
A very nice unmarked and fresh set; the covers (gilt stamped blue leatherette) have a little rubbing at the extremities, light soiling to the outer edges - otherwise near fine throughout, hinges tight, no marks. 019667 
Price: 90.00 USD
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5 Moliere, Hillemacher E. Oeuvres Completes De Moliere Tomes 1 & 2 [I II, One two]
Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie

France 1859 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper 
2 8vo, Nos. 1 & 2, in original dark green cloth with blind-stamped covers, and bright gilt titles and volume numbers on the spine strips. A little flaking starting on the fabric some light flaking at the base of the spine strip. Some foxing to prelim's - Small inscription on the top edge of the front endpaper of one of the vols. Exceptionally bright. Scarce. 019727 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Plato - Translated into English with Analyses and Introductions by B Jowett The Works of Plato (Four Volumes in One)
Tudor Publishing Co.

NY 9999 First Thus Hardcover Very Good + Very Good + 
no date, in scarce and attractive vintage dustwrapper [in a fresh mylar sleeve] DJ is a little rubbed on the cover and has some chipping at the spine head, and a bit at the tips. printed on thin paper. scarce. 020135 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe - Poems Tales & Criticisms Complete 6 Volumes, Poe, Edgar Allan
7 Poe, Edgar Allan The Works of Edgar Allan Poe - Poems Tales & Criticisms Complete 6 Volumes
Fourth Estate Press

1884 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
1894 is the latest date on the copyright page. 6 stout 8vo volumes in deckle (uncut) edge paper, gilt and brown painted labels on the spine strip, covers bright, corners are sharp, top edges gilt, illustrated with haunting plates, decorative green border on the title-page, engraved frontispieces with tissue-guards, printed letterpress in the private press style of the turn of the century. Corners sharp covers clean backing tight sand no marks. Exceptionally scarce turn ofthe century small press Poe! 019678 
Price: 435.00 USD
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8 Roth, Cecil (ed.) Encyclopaedia Judaica Complete 16 Volumes (Encyclopedia Encyclopaedia)
Keter Publishing House Ltd

Israel 1974 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued 
16 volumes; tight and clean set. An astounding compilation of images and information brought together to create a uniquely comprehensive resource on Jewish life, history, and identity. Profusely illustrated with photos and many color plates. Foldout map is present Bound in blue decorative cloth & endpapers. Text blocks are generally as new throughout, with just a touch of handling on spine ends - most would still call this a fine set. 022259 
Price: 500.00 USD
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The Collected Works of George Bernard Shaw, Shaw, George Bernard
9 Shaw, George Bernard The Collected Works of George Bernard Shaw
William Wise & Company

1930 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
30 volumes, numbered limited to 415 / 1790 - beautiful set printed letterpress on especially made deckle edge paper (with George Bernard Shaw watermarks) Uniformly backec in tan linen with blue and gold paper spine labels, Spines have light even toning otherwise geenrally fine throughout, I have seen some scattered foxing on parts of a few voumes only, a couple of others have some rubbing to the edges of the boards, Most are as new unopened. All have beautifully printed portraits of Shaw throughout his life. 019106 
Price: 525.00 USD
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