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A Tale Of Two Cities. Charles Dickens.

A Tale Of Two Cities

London: Chapman and Hall, 1860.

Full leather. One volume. Octavo. A Tale Of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, with illustrations by H.K. Browne with sixteen plates.
Bound in full tan polished calf, single gilt ruled line to covers, spine gilt decoration with purple and green title labels, raised bands, all edges gilt, marbled endpaper, gilt turn-ins. Fine. Item #365

Price: $3,500.00

A Christmas Carol. Dickens Charles.

A Christmas Carol

London: Little, Brown and Company, 1920.

Full calf. One volume, Small octavo. A Christmas Carol in Prose Being a Ghost Story of Christmas by Charles Dickens. Illustrated. Bound by Bayntun in full red polished calf, spine in gilt, raised bands, brown title labels, all edges gilt, decorative endpaper. Fine. Item #560

Price: $950.00

Opera and Ballet. Charles Heath.

Opera and Ballet

London: David Bogue, 1900s.

Full leather. One volume, Tall octavo. Beauties of the Opera and Ballet. Illustrated with ten highly-finished portraits, engraved on steel, and numerous engraving on wood. Bound in full red morocco, extra gilt decorations to spine and cover of leafy circulating vines with ballerina and harp, all edges gilt. Fine. Item #581

Price: $950.00

The Round Towers of Ireland. Henry O'Brien.

The Round Towers of Ireland

London: W. Thacker and Company, 1898.

Leather_bound. One volume. Octavo. The Round Towers of Ireland or The History of the Tuath-De-Danaans by Henry O'Brien. A new edition with introductions synopsis, index, etc, extra illustrated throught-out. Bound in three quarter green morocco, marbled boards, spine gilt in decorations of shamrock leaf, gilt title, raised bands, marbled endpaper. Fine. Item #583

Price: $750.00

Captain Cook's Voyages. Captain James Cook.

Captain Cook's Voyages

London: Brickers and Sons, 1883.

Leather_bound. One volume. Octavo. A Narrative of the Voyages Round the World Preformed by Captain James Cook. With an account
of his life, during the previous and intervening periods by A.Kippis. Twelve illustrations reproduced in exact facsimile from drawings made during the voyages. Bound in three quarter blue calf, marbled boards, all edges marbled, spine gilt decorations in compartments between raised banding, red gilt title label, marbled endpaper. Very good. Item #585

Price: $750.00

Wealth of Nations. Adam Smith.

Wealth of Nations

London: Cadell and Davies, 1812.

Full leather. Three volumes. Octavo. Adam Smith Wealth of Nations.
Bound in full tan calf, single ruled-line to covers,all edges gilt, raised bands, green title labels, gilt floral motif to spine, marbled endpaper. Fine. Item #615

Price: $4,500.00

The Works. Guy De Maupassant.

The Works

London and New York: M. Walter Dunne, 1903.

Leather_bound. Seventeen volumes. Octavo. The Life Works of Henri Renè Guy De Maupassant. Embracing romance, travel, comedy and verse and complete in English, with a critical preface by Paul Bourget and a introduction by Robert Arnot, illustrated from original drawings by eminent French and American Artist. The Bourget Edition of the works of Guy De Maupassant there have been printed seven-hundred fifty copies sets which this is number 431 and signed by the managing editor Robert Arnot. Illustrated frontispiece some coloured with title tissue guard.
Bound handsomely in three quarter green morocco (spine faded to light brown), mabled boards, gilt decorations to spine, raised bands, gilt titles, top edge gilt, marbled green endpapers. Fine. Item #631

Price: $3,500.00

Emerson's Journals. Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Emerson's Journals

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1909.

Leather_bound. Ten volumes. Octavo. The Journals of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with annotations edited by Edward Waldo Emerson and Waldo Emerson Forbes, illustrated portrait frontispiece.
Bound in three quarter red morocco, marbled boards, top edge gilt, spine gilt motif, raised bands, gilt title, marbled endpaper. Very good. Item #644

Price: $2,500.00

The Writings. George Eliot.

The Writings

Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1908.

Leather_bound. Twenty volumes. Octavo. The Writings of George Eliot together with the life by J.W. Cross. " Large Paper Edition ".
Limited to seven hundred and fifty copies. Bound in three quarter wine morocco, marbled boards, top edge gilt, raised bands, ornate floral gilt on spine, illustrated frontispiece in two state (one coloured). A fine set. Fine. Item #662

Price: $4,500.00