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Jefferson writes (in full) "ThJ to mr Remsen | There is still a good deal of writing to do tomorrow | in order to enable the President to go the next day. | I must therefore beg the favor of you to call on me | as early in the... more

Price: $15,000.00

[Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1502.

Folio, Printed in Green type, with the Aldine anchor on the title and last page. Bound in full eighteenth century French crimson levant morocco, stamped in gilt, triple gilt filets on the sides and gilt inside borders, marble end papers, AEG. A previous cataloger speculated that the binding "was in... more

Price: $42,500.00

Paris: Lean Dallier, 1566.

(First published in 1564). 8vo, 76, (1) page. Bound in contemporary full limp vellum, handwritten title on the spine, previous owner's name on top of the title page, dated 1580, 20th May. Binding a bit discoloured. Very light dampstain to top of last 15 pages, otherwise a fine copy. Printed... more

Price: $6,500.00

Paris: various publishers, ca 1797.

Volumes 1-6 are 8vo and bound in brown half calf and marble boards. Some of the volumes have moderate foxing, the title page of volume 1 has been rebacked without loss: Volumes 1-3: DEBATS DU PROCES instruit par la Haute-Cour de Justice, contre Drouet, Babœuf, et autres; recueillis par des... more

Price: $9,500.00

Paris: G. Quinet, 1680.

16mo, pp. [4], 323; [2], 336; [1], 297; [1] 283; [1] 226. Printed with woodcut initials and head pieces. Bound in contemporary calf, with modern rebacking, blank marginal tears to three leaves in volume 1 (without any loss of text]. Includes the stamp of the Netherby Library on the title... more

Price: $4,500.00

Venezia: Giovanni Ciotti, 1601.

8vo, pp. (8), 326, (2). The second part begins at page 135, with the printer's device on the title-page. Small repair at the bottom of the title-page with a loss of a few letters, some other tiny holes, skillfully repaired, at page 237/238 which slightly affects the text, minimal foxing,... more

Price: $5,000.00

Boston: Allen and Ticknor, 1833.

8vo, pp. 232, engraved frontispiece of a praying slave inserted with two full page plates in the text, quotation of S.T. Coleridge on the title-page. Light stain to flyleaves, some foxing to the margins of the frontispiece, o/w the text is good and clean. Contemporary ownership signature of Mary Ann... more

Price: $2,500.00

NY: Leeds Music Corp, 1949.

8vo, pp. 38. Bound in little soiled light blue printed wraps. A near fine copy. Inscribed by Hughes: "Especially for | Richard M. Lourie, | Sincerely, |Langston Hughes" Bruccoli, FPAA, 3, 170b; Dickinson 17. ... more

Price: $600.00

London: J Debrett, 1793.

8vo, pp [iv], xvi, 433, [xx], [ii]. Illustrated with three fold-out maps and a plan. Bound in contemporary calf, rebacked with calf spine and spine label. Some light foxing, rear adv. leaf partially loose, but a very good tight copy Clark II, 41; Streeter III, 1522; Howes I-12; Sabin 34354;... more

Price: $3,200.00

Wien: Johann Thomas Edlen von Trattnern,, 1769.

Folio, pp. [xvi], 282, lvi, Illustrated with 27 engravings in the text & 3 folding engraved plates (included in the pagination). One of the plates was misfolded and is consequently slightly frayed at the lower edge, with an old paper repair at the foredge, not affecting the print area. Woodcut... more

Price: $6,000.00

Augsburg: [C. Daberholtzer for Marcus Welser] At the sign of the Pine, 1613.

4to, pp. [xii], 280, [10], 2 blanks]. Illustrated with six full page and 21 text woodcuts, with a woodcut title device. Bound in contemporary vellum over thin soft boards, ms spine title. A fine copy (spot on two leaves), early ownership signature of D. Attanzio Arcelli. Krivatsy 8979; RISM B... more

Price: $4,000.00

Venezia: Gabriel Giditode Ferrari, 1548.

8vo, pp. 62, (4) leave, printer's device on the title page. Bound in 18th century vellum over boards, red morocco label with gilt lettering on the spine, title page lightly soiled, o/w a fine copy. with the bookplates of Harry Caesse and Walter Van Rensselaer. Dedicated by the translator to... more

Price: $3,500.00

Francofurti : ad Moenum, 1615.

16mo pp. [iv], 452. Bound in contemporary calf with raised bands and gilt spine. Edges stained red. Title page printed in red and black, Some mid 17th century listings of the book being offered for sale on the front blank, from the library of J. B. Hazard. Contemporary ownership signature... more

Price: $950.00

Köln: Maternus Cholinus, 1581.

8vo. (8) leaves, 421 (i.e. 412) pp. Title printed in red and black. Bound With: JEROME, Saint (Hieronymus, Sophronius Eudebius, ca. 347-420). Die Erst ad Celantiam J Zwo schöne Lehrreyche Episteln: Wie eine Thugentsame haußmutter sich verhalt, damit sie Gott und jhrem haußwirt gefalle: Die Ander Ad Laetam, Wie sie... more

Price: $2,500.00

Paris: Michel Vascosan, 1535.

8vo, [24] leaves; text in italic; historiated woodcut initials. BOUND WITH: SCALIGER, LACRYMAE, Prosopopoeia Christianissimi Francorum Regis Francisci Valesii. Paris: Vascosan, 1534. 29, [1] p., [1] blank leaf; text in italic; historiated woodcut initials. The two works bound together in modern boards; a few inoffensive faint dampstains o/w a very... more

Price: $4,000.00

London: Thos Newcomb for John Clark, 1652.

8vo, [16], 207, [5], 209-267, [8]. Title page printed in red and black. Bound in early vellum; a few contemporary marginal notes, some soiling, last blank leaf mounted to rear free endpaper. Krivatsy 9951; Russell (1963) 728; Wing R1947; Keynes Harvey 358; Keynes Browne 233; Osler 4559. ... more

Price: $1,600.00

Venetiis: Apud Iuntas [Giunta Press], 1587.

Large 8vo, pp. [xii]. 308 [ie. 312]; [26]. Fleur-de-lys and initials "L A " with a frame of fauns on the title page. The 23 full page wood cuts are copies of those designed for the author by Pirro Ligorio (1510-1583) and cut by Cristoforo Coriolani. Bound in contemporary vellum... more

Price: $3,200.00

In Venezia: Giambatista Pasquali, 1773.

4to, pp. viii, 100. Engraved title page and six folding engraved architectural plates. Bound in modern cloth-backed boards, printed spine label. Some minor foxing, soiling, light dampstain. A very good tight copy. Berlin Katalog 2793; Boroni, "Il Cicognara 10685; cf. also Fowler 196 (1794 edition with restrikes of these plates);... more

Price: $1,700.00

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