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Publisher: Albany, NY: The Argus Press, 1933.: 1933.
Seller ID: 25641
Albany, NY: The Argus Press, 1933.. 1933.. Good. - Octavo, tan paper covered boards backed with black cloth with a vignette in black & tan on the front cover. The binding is rubbed with light staining & soiling to the covers. 98 pages. The pastedowns are stained. There is light staining to the front endpaper & its bottom corner is lightly creased. Illustrated by Edward P. Buyck with black-and-white plates & vignettes. Good. Limited edition of 375 copies. Dust jacket present. View more info
Publisher: Providence, RI: Sidney S. Rider and Brother, 1870.: 1870.
Seller ID: 21727
Providence, RI: Sidney S. Rider and Brother, 1870.. 1870.. Fair. - Octavo. The remnants of a gilt-lettered leather spine are present, but the covers are lacking. 53 pages with engraved head- & tail-pieces. The front & rear endpapers are soiled & there is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. There is occasional soiling to the text & the front edges of a few overlapping pages are darkened. Good reading copy. Two nineteenth-century satiric pieces. The author of the mock-heroic "Dorriad" was anonymous. "The Great Slocum Dinner", according to the introduction, was by the au... View more info
Publisher: NY: Burt Franklin, (1968).: (1968).
Seller ID: 6673
NY: Burt Franklin, (1968).. (1968).. Fine. - Octavo, rust cloth titled in gilt. xiii, 127 &  pp. Near fine. Originally published 1916. View more info
Publisher: Boston, MA: Burdette & Company, Inc., (1963).: (1963).
Seller ID: 7640
Boston, MA: Burdette & Company, Inc., (1963).. (1963).. Good. - Quarto, pictorial black, white & gray boards bound with a white plastic spiral binder. The boards are lightly bumped & slightly darkened with some very light soiling to the rear board. 98 & 4 pages. The last leaf is detached & its front edge is slightly roughed. The half-title is darkened & there is an owner's address label on the front pastedown. Profuse black- and-white illustrations. Good. View more info
By: Smith, Thomas P.
Publisher: [Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by Thomas Dobson], .: .
Seller ID: 37405
ILLUSTRATED WITH A FULL-PAGE PLATE OF THOMAS SMITH'S KETTLE FOR BOILING INFLAMMABLE FLUIDS - Quarto, 11-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide. Unbound leaves from the "Transactions of the American Philosophical Society". Two deckle-edged pages in all with large uncut & untrimmed margins, consisting of pages 431 and 432, together with a plate. The full-page plate engraved by Jones depicts the kettle described by the author. Both the text leaf and the plate are loose. There is offsetting to the textual leaf with chips and tears to its edges. Good. Unbound sheets from volume 4 of the "Tran... View more info
By: Thomas, P
Publisher: Bombay: D. B. Taraporevala Sons & Co.Private Ltd., (1961).: (1961).
Seller ID: 24413
Bombay: D. B. Taraporevala Sons & Co.Private Ltd., (1961).. (1961).. Good. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed. The spine, rear wrap & flaps of the dust jacket are darkened. The jacket is chipped with several long tears & pieces out. xiv & 216 pages. Color frontispiece & 286 black-and-white illustrations. The page edges are darkened. Good in a fair dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. View more info
By: Thomas, P
Publisher: Bombay: D. B. Taraporevala Sons & Co. Private Ltd., (1956).: (1956).
Seller ID: 26105
Bombay: D. B. Taraporevala Sons & Co. Private Ltd., (1956).. (1956).. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with some light spotting to the rear cover. The dust jacket is chipped. The spine of the dust jacket is darkened with pieces out of the head & tail and the rear panel is unevenly darkened. xiii & 161 pages. Color frontispiece & 260 black-and-white illustrations. There is offsetting to the endpapers from the dust wrapper with a bookseller's stamp on the rear endpaper. The edges of the illustration pages are da... View more info