April SALE! All books in the Books on Books, Canadian & Arctic History, European History and Languges, Latin American History, and Maritime sections priced at $125 and under are 50% off for the month of April.
This sale excludes artists' books, private press, lots, books on William Morris & the Pre-Raphaelites, items sold on consignment, and newly acquired items.
Many prints & manscripts including framed items are also on sale for 30% off.
Links to each sale section are below:
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Canada & the Arctic
Central & South American History
Eastern European History
English History | English Biography | English Monarchy
French History | French Language
General History | Ancient History
German History | German Language
Greek History | Roman History
Italian History | Italian Language
Irish & Scottish History
Medieval History | Renaissance History
Spanish & Portuguese History
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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1891. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth backed cream clothe covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor wear to exterior including rubbing to hinges and spine ends as well as light soiling. Interior is clean and bright with several illustrations throughout. 228 pages. Scandanavian History. SCAN/031109. Very Good +.
Providence: Sidney S. Rider, 1877. Paperback. SCARCE. Very good in original blue paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Minor chipping and fading to edges. Text is bright. Laid-paper interior is clean but lightly yellowed with age. Paper is slightly brittle. 41 pages. In wraps. Americana. AME/9043. Very Good.
Boston: De Wolfe, Fiske and Company, 1891. Paperback. 8vo. SCARCE. Grey side stappled paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper. Paper a bit brittle, there are three small chips to front wrapper edge (does not obscure any lettering). Small open tear and 3 small light spots of soiling to rear wrapper. Staples rusted. Damp stain to bottom inside corner of first and last few pages. Text is bright. Map to inside of rear wrapper. 40 pages. American History. AME108291. Very Good.
Oslo: Griff-Forlaget, (1937). Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Browning to spine makes title illegible. Minor fading to edges. Minor bumping to spine ends and corners. Previous owner's stamp to front free end page. A few small splits to binding but it remails tight. 159 pages with illustrations throughout. SCAN/102317. Very Good.
Stockholm: Historiska Forlaget, 1924. Hardcover. SCARCE. 4to. Both volumes very good in blue cloth with gilt title to blue leather title labels on spines and gilt title and illustration to front boards. Minor chipping to spine ends. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations on nigh-every page. In Swedish. SWE1/1312 This set may require an extra shipping fee. Very Good.
Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1888. Hardcover. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Minor wear to spine ends and edges of boards. A few spots of foxing to early and late pages, else clean and bright. Illustrated. Size: Quarto. 113 pages. AME/051618. Very Good.
Stockholm: Nordiska Museet, 1930. Hardcover. Includes brief introduction in Swedish and 56 photographic illustrations of Sweden's landscapes, buildings, and people in traditional dress captioned in Swedish, German, and English. Good in original marbled paper covered boards with tan title label pasted down to front cover. Tape repair to spine, tape is holding rear board on. Chipping to spine. Wear to corners, spine, and spine ends. Oblong. 56 pages. Scandinavia. SCAN809251. Good.