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Lot 2185

$10
This shelf lot includes the group of antique and vintage books on world history shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $20.50
Lot 2186

$10
Title: The History of the Puritans; or, Protestant Non-Conformists from the Death of King Charles I to the King's Declaration of Indulgence, in the Year 1672
Author: Daniel Neal
Publisher: Charles Ewer (Boston)
Printing Year: 1817 Volume IV

Condition/Details: Bound in full leather with gilt lettering to spine panel, this antique volume is a scarce early history of the Puritans by English historian Daniel Neal (1678 - 1743). This volume is part of a revised edition that has been corrected and enlarged by Joshua Toulmin (1740 - 1815), "to which are prefixed, some memoirs of the life and writings of the author." The volume shows significant external age/wear, with both boards taped to spine. Binding is shaken. Age-toned pages show occasional foxing. The book measures approximately 5 3/4" x 9" and contains 552 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2188

$22
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Yester-Years of Guilford by Mary Hoadley Griswold - No date provided by Shore Line Times Publishing Company (Guilford, Connecticut)
- Madison's Heritage by Philip S. Platt - Dated 1964 by Madison Historical Society (Madison, Connecticut)
- Greenwich: Old & New by Holland & Leaf - Dated 1935 by Greenwich Press (Greenwich, Connecticut)
- Diary (1843 - 1852) of James Hadley - Dated 1951 by Yale University Press - dustjacket
- Wadsworth or the Charter Oak by W. H. Gocher - Dated 1904 by W. H. Gocher (Hartford, Connecticut)

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50
Lot 2189

$14
This auction lot includes the following group of antique and vintage titles on poetry criticism:

- Hellenistic Poetry by Alfred Korte - Dated 1929 by Columbia University Press - dustjacket shows wear.
- Studies in Poetry and Criticism by John Churton Collins - Dated 1905 by George Bell and Sons (London)
- Pattern and Variation in Poetry by Chard Powers Smith - Dated 1932 by Charles Scribner's Sons - decorative gilt binding.
- The Riddles of Aldhelm by James Hall Pitman - Dated 1925 by Yale University Press (New Haven); Humphrey Milford (London); Oxford University Press - wrappers.
- The Ballad of Sir Aldingar: Its Origin and Analogues by Paul Christophersen - Dated 1952 by Clarendon Press (Oxford) - dustjacket.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $9.50
Lot 2190

$40
Title: Of Legierdemaine and Diverse Juggling Knacks: Columns from "The Linking Ring," 1949-1966
Author / Editor: John Braun / William L. Broecker
Publisher: Kenneth Klosterman, Publisher
Printing Year: 1999

Condition/Details: Bound in red cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce collection of articles on magic by John Braun, longtime editor and feature editor of "The Linking Ring," International President of the IBM, and one of the most respected writers on magic. Included in these pieces are anecdotes, discussions and letters about magic from the earliest time, through the days of the great 18th and 19th-century masters. The work is illustrated with many photographs and drawings of magicians and their performances. The volume is in excellent condition, and is solidly bound with clean, bright pages. The book measures approximately 9" x 11 1/4" and contains 553 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2191

$24
This shelf lot includes the group of antique, vintage and modern estate books shown in the corresponding image. Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $22.50
Lot 2192

$20
Title: Memoirs of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, Baronet. With Selections from His Correspondence
Editor: Charles Buxton
Publisher: Henry Longstreth (Philadelphia)
Printing Year: 1849

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped cloth with gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a scarce autobiographical work by Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 1st Baronet (1786 1845), an English Member of Parliament, brewer, abolitionist and social reformer. The work, edited by his son, is illustrated with a tissue-guarded frontispiece. The volume shows external age/wear, with stitching visible along front gutter. The book is solidly bound with lightly age-toned pages that show occasional pencil marginalia. The book measures approximately 6" x 8 1/2" and contains 510 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2193

$22
Title: A History of the Methodist Episcopal Church
Author: Nathan Bangs
Publisher: T. Mason & G. Lane / G. Lane & P. P. Sanford / G. Lane & C. B. Tippett
Printing Year: 1839 / 1841 /1845
Number of Volumes: 3 volume set (Volumes II, III, IV)

Notes: Bound in full leather with gilt lettering to spine labels, this antique set is a scarce history of the Methodist Episcopal Church published over several years. The first of these volumes chronicles the period between 1793 and 1816, the second 1816 to 1828, and the third 1829 to 1840. The work is illustrated with tissue-guarded frontispiece portraits. The volumes show external age/wear, with all volumes showing cracked hinges. Age-toned pages show foxing. Bookplate and stamps of previous owners appear on front endpapers and on title page and/or tissue guard. The books measure approximately 4 3/4" x 7 1/2". Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2194

$18
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- History of the English People by John Richard Green - Dated 1881 by Harper & Brothers, Publishers - 4 volumes in three-quarter leather binding with marbled edges, with varying condition of wear: some boards detached, spines detaching
- The Making of England by John Richard Green - Dated 1882 by Harper & Brothers -
- The History of England from the Accession of James the Second by Thomas Babington Macaulay - Dated 1856 by E. H. Butler & Co.
- The History of Great Britain from the Death of George II to the Coronation of George IV - Designed as a Continuation of Hume and Smollett by J. R. Miller - Dated Jones & Company (London) by Publisher - full-leather binding
- Hume and Smollet's Celebrated History of England from Its First Settlement to the Year 1760: Accurately and Impartially Abridged and a Continuation of that Period to the Coronation of George IV by Rev. John Robinson - Dated 1846 by Pratt, Woodford & Co. - portions of spine cover detaching from front gutter
- The Rural Life of England by William Howitt - Dated 1854 by Parry and M'Millan (Philadelphia)

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $16.50
Lot 2196

$175
Title: The Mid-South and Its Builders: Being the Story of the Development and Forecast of the Future of the Richest Agricultural Region in the World
Editor: C. P. J. Mooney
Publisher: Mid-South Biographic and Historical Association
Printing Year: 1920

Condition/Details: Bound in full leather with beveled boards and gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce historical work containing many biographical sketches of prominent Mid-Southerners. The work is illustrated with many tissue-guarded photographic plates. The volume shows external age/wear, with front board nearly detached and rear board detaching. Text block is intact, with clean, gilt-edged pages. Previous owner's name appears in gilt at the bottom right-hand corner of front cover. The book measures approximately 9" x 11 1/2" and contains 912 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $12.50
Lot 2197

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of antique titles on world history:

- Elements of General History, Ancient and Modern by Alexander Fraser Tytler - Dated 1830 by Horatio Hill & Co. (Concord) - wear to spine.
- Heroines of History by John S. Jenkins - Dated 1888 by L.P. Miller & Co. (Chicago) - decorative gilt binding, gilt-edged pages. Front board separating from spine.
- A Chronological View of the World by Daniel Haskel - Dated 1845 by J.H. Colton
- Museum of Antiquity by L.W. Yaggy & T.L. Haines - Dated 1882 by Standard Publishing House - decorative gilt binding.
- Pictoral Modern History, From the Discovery of America by Columbus to the Present Time by John Frost - Dated 1846 by Charles J. Gillis - decorative gilt binding.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 2198

$50
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- The Bicentenary Celebration of the Birth of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, 1737 - 1937 by John H. Scarff - Dated 1937 by Lord Baltimore Press (Baltimore, Maryland)
- The Autobiography of Benjamin Rush by George W. Corner - Dated 1948 by Princeton University Press - dustjacket
- The Life and Epoch of Alexander Hamilton: A Historical Study by George Shea - Dated 1879 by Houghton, Osgood and Company (Boston)
- Thomas Jefferson: The Apostle of Americanism by Gilbert Chinard - Dated 1929 by Little, Brown, and Company
- Alexander Hamilton by Howard H. Hicks - Dated 1928 by Macmillan Company - dustjacket
- The Life and Times of Alexander Hamilton by Samuel M. Smucker - Dated 1857 by J. W. Bradley (Philadelphia) - marginal staining
- The Life and Times of Thomas Jefferson by Samuel M. Smucker - Dated 1858 by J. W. Bradley

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 2199

$28
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Schoolgirl's Story Bumper by Katharine Tynan et al. - No date provided by Collins' Clear-Type Press (London)
- The New Green Book for Girls by Mrs. Herbert Strang - Dated 1934 by Oxford University Press
- Nelson's Bumper Book for Girls - No date provided by Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd. (London) - dustjacket with tattered edges
- Our Girls' Gift Book - No date provided by Renwick of Otley (London)
- Warne's Happy Book for Girls by Mary England - No date provided by Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd. (London)
- The Great Book for Children by Mrs. Herbert Strang - No date provided by Oxford University Press

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50
Lot 2200

$55
Title: Ping-Pong (Table-Tennis): The Game and How To Play It
Author: Arnold Parker
Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons
Printing Year: 1902

Condition/Details: Bound in dark red cloth with bright embossed white and black lettering and graphic of man playing ping pong, this antique volume is a scarce early book on ping pong with details on every type of swing, special rules and what to look for in implements. The work contains many in-text illustrations. This well-preserved volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 5" x 7 1/2" and contains 112 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2202

$22
Title: Historical Memoirs of the First Race of Ancestry, Whence the House of Russell Had Its Origins: from the Subjugation of Norway to the Norman Conquest
Author: J. H. Wiffen
Publisher: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman (London)
Printing Year: 1833

Condition/Details: Bound in pebbled cloth, this antique volume is a scarce nineteenth-century genealogy. The work is illustrated with coats of arms that appear in the margins and a fold-out genealogical table that is attached at the front of the volume. The volume shows external age/wear, with binding splitting at preface. Foxing appears on endpapers and preliminary pages (light foxing to title page). Date and the name and address of "The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society" appear stamped on title page, together with annotation in pen. Signature of previous owner appears on a preliminary page. Text is clean and unmarked. The book measures approximately 6 1/2" x 10 1/2" and contains 78 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2203

$40
This auction lot includes the following group of antique decorative titles on the American Revolution:

- Domestic History of the American Revolution by Mrs. Ellet - Dated 1884 by Belford, Clarke & Co. (Chicago) - illustrated.
- Domestic History of the American Revolution by Mrs. Ellet - Dated 1876 by J.B. Lippincott & Co. (Philadelphia) - illustrated.
- The Romance of the Revolution edited by Oliver B. Bunce - Dated 1854 by Bunce & Brother
- The Declaration of Independence and Constitution of the United States of America - Dated 1864 by R. Spalding
- Battles of the American Revolution by Henry B. Carrington - Dated 1876 by A.S. Barnes & Company

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $12.50
Lot 2204

$18
Title: The Church of the First Three Centuries: Notices of the Lives and Opinions of the Early Fathers with Special Reference to the Doctrine of the Trinity Illustrating Its Late Origin and Gradual Formation
Authors / Editor: Alvan Lamson & Ezra Abbott / Henry Ierson
Publisher: British and Foreign Unitarian Association (London)
Printing Year: 1875

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped cloth with gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a scarce revised and enlarged English edition of this theological work originally published in 1860 as a collection of articles in the "American Christian Examiner." This volume has been edited with additional notes by Henry Ierson. The volume shows external age/wear, with chipping at ends of spine. The book is solidly bound with lightly age-toned pages that have underlining in pen on two pages. Previous owner's name has been penned to top margin of title page, with notes appearing at the top of copyright page. The book measures approximately 5 1/2" x 8" and contains 481 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2206

$20
Title: History of the United States of America, with a Geographical Appendix and a Chronological Table of Contents.
Author: Frederick Butler
Publisher: Deming & Francis (Wetherfield)
Printing Year: 1828

Condition/Details: Bound in full leather with gilt embossing to spine, this antique volume is a scarce nineteenth-century history of the United States "for the use of families and schools." This handsome volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with age-toned pages that show foxing throughout. Previous owner has penned his name and date (1842) to top margin of title page. Various other names are written on front endpaper and preliminary pages. The book measures approximately 4 1/2" x 7" and contains 452 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2207

$40
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Cyclopaedia of Methodism by Matthew Simpson - Dated 1881 by Louis H. Everts (Philadelphia) - quarter-leather binding
- The Illustrated History of Methodism in Great Britain and America from the Days of the Wesleys to the Present Time by Rev. W. H. Daniels - Dated 1880 by Methodist Book Concern
- A History of Methodism by Holland N. McTyeire - Dated 1914 by Publishing House of the M. E. Church (Nashville, Tennessee) - cracked hinges
- Memorials of the Introduction of Methodism into the Eastern States by Rev. A. Stevens - Dated 1848 by Charles H. Peirce (Boston) - decorative binding
- American Methodism by Rev. M. L. Scudder - Dated 1870 by S. S. Scranton and Company (Hartford, Connecticut)
- The Story of Methodism by A. B. Hyde - No date provided by M. W. Hazen Co., Publishers - front hinge is cracked

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $20.50
Lot 2208

$28
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- The Travels of General Grant by J. T. Headley - Dated 1881 by New World Publishing Co. (Philadelphia)
- The Life, Speeches, and Memorials of Daniel Webster by Samuel M. Smucker - Dated 1860 by Duane Rulison, Quaker City Publishing House (Philadelphia)
- Autobiography of a Pioneer; or, the Nativity, Experience, Travels and Ministerial Labors of Rev. Jacob Young, with Incidents, Observations, and Reflections - Dated 1857 by L. Swormstedt & A. Poe (Cincinnati)
- Memories of Many Men and of Some Women by Maunsell B. Field - Dated 1874 by Harper & Brothers, Publishers
- Life Explorations and Public Service of John Charles Fremont by Charles Wentworth Upham - Dated 1856 by Ticknor and Fields (Boston)

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50
Lot 2209

$18
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- St. Pierre's Studies of Nature by Henry Hunter - Dated 1836 by Joseph J. Woodward (Philadelphia) - leather-bound volume
- Free Thoughts upon the Brute-Creation; or, an Examination of Father Bougeant's Philosophical Argument, &c. by John Hildrop - Dated 1742 by R. Minors (London) - volume lacks covers
- Het Leeven der Voornaamste Oudvaders of Woestyniers; By een vergaaderd en met een Voorrede verzien by Godfried Arnold - Dated 1701 by Sebastian Petzold (Amsterdam) - leather-bound volume, moisture markings with loss of material to top margins of first and final pages, including title page and initial page of text. Binding is cracked. Text block intact with unmarked pages. Translation into Dutch of a work of German Lutheran theologian and historian Gottfried Arnold.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2210

$80
Title: Maskelyne and Cooke: Egyptian Hall, London, 1873 - 1904
Author: George A. Jenness
Publisher: George A. Jenness
Printing Year: 1967 Author-Inscribed Limited Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in red cloth with bright embossed gilt lettering to spine and front cover, this volume is a scarce chronological record of the old time magic shows. This is copy number 386 of 500. The work has an introduction by Noel Maskelyne and offers an a two-page bibliography of mostly nineteenth-century titles. An illustrated business card (showing the author at what is presumably a book fair) is inscribed to fellow author Morris Young. It reads "Thank you, Morris" and the date Dec. 15, appears above the inscription and below the photograph.

The work is illustrated with many photograph plates. The volume is in excellent condition, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Intact, well-preserved dustjacket is in mylar cover. The book measures approximately 7 1/2" x 9 3/4" and contains 93 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2211

$14
This auction lot includes the following group of titles on the history of antique and modern aviation and warfare:

- A Handbook of Chemical Warfare Agents - Dated 1931 by United States Government Printing Office (Washington)
- The Aeroplane Speaks by H. Barber - Dated 1929 by Robert M. McBride & Company - gilt embossing.
- Aeronautical Training: "A Quiz System" by Charles A. Zweng - Dated 1945 by Pan American Navigation Service (North Hollywood) - wrappers.
- Milestones of Aviation: Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum edited by John T. Greenwood - Dated 1989 by Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc. - large-format volume in well-preserved dustjacket.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $12.50
Lot 2212

$20
This lot features the following group of antique magazine issues:

Titles: American Bicyclist and Motorcyclist, Business, Advertising and Selling, The Independent, Outlook and Independent, Scribner's The Literary Digest, The Mentor
Issue Date Range: 1917 - 1939
Approximate Number of Issues: 24

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $8.50
Lot 2214

$40
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Ulster Scots and Blandford Scouts by Sumner Gilbert Wood - Dated 1928 by Self-Published
- The Scot in America and Ulster Scot by Whitelaw Reid - Dated 1912 by Macmillan and Co., Limited (London) - front board and preliminary pages detached, remains of paper pastedown on rear cover
- The Highlands of Scotland by Hugh Quigley - Dated 1936 by B. T. Batsford Ltd. (London) - Title in the series "The Face of Britain"
- The Lowlands of Scotland by George Scott-Moncrieff - Dated 1939 by B. T. Batsford Ltd. (London) - Title in the series "The Face of Britain"
- The Scottish Chiefs: A Romance by Miss Jane Porter - No date provided by Hurst & Co., Publishers - decorative binding
- Tales by Professor Wilson - No date provided by William Blackwood and Sons (Edinburgh) - decorative binding
- Social Life in Scotland: From Early to Recent Times by Rev. Charles Rogers - Dated 1971 by Kennikat Press (Port Washington, NY) - 2 volumes

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $12.50
Lot 2216

$90
Title: Leaves of Grass
Author: Walt Whitman
Publisher: Thayer and Eldridge
Printing Year: 1860-1861 (1879)

Condition/Details: Bound in bevel-edged maroon pebbled cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine and embossed title and decorative design to covers, this antique volume is a scarce spurious third edition printed by Richard Worthington, around 1879 (lacking ads). This is an important edition with added poems, but published without the authors permission, using Thayer & Eldridge plates.

The work is illustrated with tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait of Whitman. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. Hinges are cracked. The book measures approximately 5 1/2" x 8" and contains 456 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2217

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of antique decorative titles on U.S. history:

- A History of the United States in Chronological Order by Robert James Belford - Dated 1890 by Donohue, Henneberry & Co. (Chicago)
- The Centennial History of the United States of America by C.B. Taylor - Dated 1880 by Lee and Shepard (Philadelphia)
- The Life and Times of Alexander Hamilton by Samuel M. Schmucker - Dated 1856 by John E. Potter and Company (Philadelphia)
- The Fight for the Valley by William O. Stoddard - Dated 1904 by D. Appleton and Company - illustrated.
- Grant's Tour Around the World by J.F. Packard - Dated 1880 by Forshee & McMakin (Cincinnati) - slight tearing to top and bottom of spine.
- A Popular History of the United States of America by John Clark Ridpath - Dated 1880 by Phillips & Hunt

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 2218

$10
Title: Travers Madge: A Memoir
Author: Brooke Herford
Publisher: Hamilton, Adams and Compy. (London)
Printing Year: 1868

Condition/Details: Bound in blindstamped brown cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce biography of Travers Madge, a Manchester philanthropist and friend of Elizabeth Gaskell. The work is illustrated with a tipped-in frontispiece photograph. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 5" x 7 1/4" and contains 192 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2219

$22
This auction lot includes the following group of antique and modern titles on the history of science:

- Menlo Park Reminiscences by Francis Jehl - Dated 1936 by Edison Institute (Dearborn)
- New Fragments by John Tyndall - Dated 1892 by D. Appleton and Company
- Fragments of Science: A Series of Detached Essays, Addresses, and Reviews by John Tyndall - Dated 1892 by D. Appleton and Company - two volume set.
- Light by William J. Drisko - Dated 1927 by Technology Press (Cambridge) - wrappers.
- The Education of a Mathematician by Philip J. Davis - Dated 2000 by A.K. Peters (Natick) - well-preserved dustjacket.
- Thomas Alva Edison: An American Myth by Wyn Wachhorst - Dated 1981 by The MIT Press (Cambridge) - dustjacket.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $10.50
Lot 2220

$20
Title: Letters, &., of Early Friends; Illustrative of the History of the Society, From Nearly Its Origin, to About the Period of George Fox's Decease; With Documents Respecting Its Early Discipline, Also Epistles of Counsel and Exhortation, &c.
Editor: Adam Rawlinson Barclay
Publisher: Harvey and Darton (London)
Printing Year: 1841

Condition/Details: Bound in pebbled purple cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a scarce collection of 17th-century Quaker letters and other documents. This is volume 7 in "A Select Series, Biographical, Narrative, Epistolary, and Miscellaneous," edited by John Barclay. The volume shows light external age/wear, with sunning to spine and cover edges. The book is solidly bound with clean, uncut pages. The book measures approximately 4 1/2" x 7" and contains 418 pages. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 2221

$14
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- The Original Plymouth Pulpit: Sermons of Henry Ward Beecher in Plymouth Church, Brooklyn by T. J. Ellinwood - Dated 1893 by Publisher - Volumes I, III, V, VII
- Life of Harry Ward Beecher by Joseph Howard, Jr. - Dated 1887 by Hubbard Brothers, Publishers (Philadelphia)
- Beecher: Christian Philosopher, Pulpit Orator, Patriot and Philanthropist by Thomas W. Handford - Dated 1890 by Donohue, Henneberry & Co. (Chicago) - frontispiece portrait detached
- Eyes and Ears by Henry Ward Beecher - Dated 1863 by Ticknor and Fields (Boston)
- The Beecher Book of Days by Kirk & LeRow - Dated 1886 by Cassell & Company, Limited - binding cracked at copyright page

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $16.50
Lot 2222

$60
This lot features the following group of antique and vintage magazine issues:

Title: Fortune
Issue Dates: May, September, November, December, 1934; January, March, August, 1935
Number of Issues: 7

Notes: These magazines show very nicely with beautiful color front and rear covers. Most of the magazines are intact and whole, some issues show signs of age/wear including chipping, loose covers, etc. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $16.50
Lot 2223

$18
This auction lot includes the following group of antique and vintage medieval literary studies:

- English Miracle Plays, Moralities and Interludes by Alfred W. Pollard - Dated 1895 by Clarendon Press (Oxford) - decorative gilt binding.
- Medieval Essays by Christopher Dawson - Dated 1954 by Sheed and Ward - dustjacket shows wear.
- English Literature at the Close of the Middle Ages by E.K. Chambers - Dated 1947 by Oxford University Press (New York) - dustjacket.
- Studies in Dante: Miscellaneous Essays by Edward Moore - Dated 1899 by Clarendon Press (Oxford) - second of three series in decorative gilt binding.
- Studies in Dante: Miscellaneous Essays by Edward Moore - Dated 1899 by Clarendon Press (Oxford) - third of three series in decorative gilt binding.
- Chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the Adjoining Countries by Sir John Froissart - Dated 1849 by Leavitt, Trow & Co. - three-quarter leather binding with wear to top and bottom of spine.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications. Shipping cost (within the U.S.) for this lot will be: $12.50
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