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The Mormon Prophet

By: Dougall, Lily

Price: $75.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283765

Condition: Good


First edition. Hinges repaired, stain along rear joint, first few pages lightly smudged. 1899 Hard Cover. x, 427, [13] pp. 8vo. A critical assessment of Mormonism by a Canadian evangelical Presbyterian and feminist. View more info

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From Hand to Mouth.

By: Douglas, Amanda M. [Minnie]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston: Lee and Shepard, Publishers.: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2155405

Condition: Very Good


Front free endpaper removed. 1877 Hard Cover. 332, [3] pp. 8vo. A novel by the American author of novels for adult and juvenile readers. View more info

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes)

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1892

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2151656

Condition: Good


Second state, with p. 65 typo corrected. A bit musty, tears along spine, spine toned, base lightly stained, hinges loosening. 1892 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 307, [4] pp. 8vo. Includes twelve adventures featuring the inimitable detective Sherlock Holmes. Frontispiece, 15 plates in text. Comprising: A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes. View more info

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The Parasite

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers: 1894

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2173931

Condition: Near Fine


1895 printing. A few minor spots to two board corners. 1894 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 143, [8] pp. 8vo. A novella with occult themes by the author of the Sherlock Holmes mystery stories. Includes illustrations by Howard Pyle. View more info

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Songs of Action: First Edition

By: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder, & Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201032

Condition: Good


First edition. Light stain along front edge and rear inside edge. 1898 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 136 pp. Original blue cloth, gold banner on front cover, gilt titles. A collection of story poems by the author of the popular Sherlock Holmes detective series. CONTENTS: The Song of the Bow; Cremona; The Storming Party; The Frontier Line; Corporal Dick's Promotion; A Forgotten Tale; Pennarby Mine; A Rover Chanty; A Ballad of the Ranks; A Lay of the Links; The Dying Whip; Master; H.M.S. 'Foudroyant'; The Farnshire Cup; The Groom's Story; With the Chiddingfolds;... View more info

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The History and Antiquities of Boston, the Capital of Massachusetts and Metropolis of New England, from its Settlement in 1630, to the Year 1770. Also, an Introductory History of the Discovery and Settlement of New England. With Notes, Critical and Illustrative.

By: Drake, Samuel G.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Luther Stevens: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1955531

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Rebound by Bartlett & Co., Boston, with their tiny binder stamp on verso of front endpaper. 1856 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 840 pp. Maroon leather spine & corners, marbled boards & endpapers, gilt titles & rules, top edge gilt. Engraved fold-out map of Boston drawn by R.P. Mallory precedes title page, fold-out map of view of vicinity of Boston from Bunker Hill Monument precedes text, fold-out view of Boston drawn by Governor Pownal and numerous other engravings appear throughout text. A detailed history of the New England metropolis from its ear... View more info

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The Country of the Dwarfs

By: Du Chaillu, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1876

Seller ID: 2296313

Condition: Good


Binding repaired, boards rubbed, corners exposed, ink gift note on front flyleaf. 1876 Hard Cover. viii, 314 pp., [4] publisher catalog. Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Numerous engravings. An account of the author's travels in Africa, by which he encountered the peoples we now refer to as pygmies. Du Chaillu became famous as the first European to confirm their existence, and also that of African gorillas. View more info

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Maniere de Fortifier Selon La Methode de Monsieur de Vauban avec un Traite preliminaire des Principes de Geometrie

By: Du Fay, L'Abbe; [Vauban, Sebastien Le Prestre]

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Chez Jean-Baptiste Coignard: 1729

Seller ID: 1659688

Condition: Good


French text. Loss to spine ends, lightly foxed, a few marginal ink notations in French, owner's title label on spine. 1729 Hard Cover. [8], 198, [10] index. Nouvelle et Derniere Edition. Buff paper boards, sewn binding. A treatise on geometry followed by a distillation of Vauban's theories regarding military architecture. Vauban was the most respected mind of his time in this field, and his innovations led to significant changes in fortified structures. This work contains numerous illustrations indicating the benefits of particular geometric configurations in terms of strength and strategic va... View more info

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Sacred Philosophy of the Seasons; Illustrating the Perfections of God in the Phenomena of the Year. Spring.

By: Duncan, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Robert Carter: 1846

Seller ID: 2129896

Condition: Good


Minor wear to corners, moderately foxed throughout, lending library bookplate on front endpaper. 1846 Hard Cover. vii, 391, [12] pp. 8vo. An examination of the natural world as evidence of the greatness of God; i.e., natural religion. Part of a four volume work, each volume treating a separate season. Includes sections on: cosmical arrangements; reproduction of vegetables; reproduction of animals; instincts connected with the reproduction of animals; agriculture; anniversary of the death and resurrection of Christ; retrospective view of the argument. View more info

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Medical Lexicon: A Dictionary of Medical Science; Containing A Concise Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Physiology, Pathology Hygiene, Therapeutics; Pharmacology; Obstetrics; Medical Jurisprudence; &c, with the French and Other Synonymes; Notices of Climate, and of Celebrated Mineral Waters; Formulae for Various Officinal, Empirical, and Dietetic Preperations, Etc.

By: Dunglison, Robley

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Blanchard and Lea: 1860

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2203610

Condition: Very Good


Revised and enlarged edition. Light stains to corners, boards rubbed, small pharmacy bookplate (Smith's Homoeopathic Pharmacy) on front endpaper. 1860 Full-Leather. 992 pp., 32-page terminal publisher catalog. 9 x 6. Original full leather. Gilt titles. A comprehensive medical dictionary, compiled by the Professor of the Institutes of Medicine, Etc., in the Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia. View more info

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History of the New Netherlands, Province of New York, and State of New York, to the Adoption of the Federal Constitution, Vol. I. [Volume 1]

By: Dunlap, William

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Carter & Thorp: 1839

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266863

Condition: Good


First edition (Sabin 21301; Howes D572). Volume 1 of 2 only. Includes frontispiece, a map of regional distribution of Native American tribes, and a fold-out map of New York City. Bottom corner lightly stained, 1 inch tear to spine head, spine faded, minor loss from edges of paper over boards, front and end matter foxed, lightly foxed throughout. 1839 Hard Cover. 487, [3] pp. 8vo. A history of what is now New York State from the earliest colonial claims through the American Revolution. View more info

Image for Medecine du Voyageur; ou Avis sur les Moyens de conserver la sante, et de remedier aux accidens et aux maladies auxquels on est expose dans les Voyages, tant par terre que par mer. Suivie d'un Essai de Medecine pratique sur les Voyages, consideres comme Remedes. - Tome Premier, Second, et Troisieme.

Medecine du Voyageur; ou Avis sur les Moyens de conserver la sante, et de remedier aux accidens et aux maladies auxquels on est expose dans les Voyages, tant par terre que par mer. Suivie d'un Essai de Medecine pratique sur les Voyages, consideres comme Remedes. - Tome Premier, Second, et Troisieme.

By: Duplanil, J.D. [Jean-Denis]

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Chez Moutardier: 1801

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198730

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Edges faded, early ink name and modern owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume, front hinge of third volume a bit weak. 1801 Hard Cover. lvi, 304; 444; 479 pp. 8vo. An early 19th century work focused on preventative medicine as it relates to travel, discussing the diseases to which one may be exposed during voyages, and their remedies. Duplanil was most well-known for translating and augmenting William Buchan's 1769 work Domestic Medicine into French. This work was intended for les gens du monde, addressing the hygienic precautions that need to be taken on long voyages ... View more info

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Relation d'un Voyage en Italie, suivie d'Observations sur les Anciens et les Modernes

By: Dupre, Alphonse

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chez Anthe. Boucher, Imprim.-Librairie: 1824

Seller ID: 2199437

Condition: Good


Spine lightly creased with a few splits starting, corners rubbed and lightly curled, light stain to rear wrapper and last few pages. 1824 Soft Cover. viij, 545 pp. 12mo. French text. Printed wrappers. Engraved frontispiece of St. Pierre de Rome. A 19th century Italian travelogue, written in the tradition of the Grand Tour. View more info

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New Materials for the History of the American Revolution, Translated from Documents in the French Archives

By: Durand, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1889

Seller ID: 2119364

Condition: Good


Former library copy, usual marks. Rear endpaper removed, front hinge just starting. 1889 Hard Cover. vii, 311 pp. 8vo. A collection of primary sources from French records relating to the American Revolution. View more info

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History of the War of the Union, Civil, Military & Naval, in Three Volumes

By: Duyckinck, E.A. [Evert Augustus]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Johnson, Fry & Company: 1862

Seller ID: 2294653

Condition: Good


Some binding repair, boards and edges rubbed with some drying of leather, ink name and address on front flyleaf. 1862 Full-Leather. Complete in three volumes, published individually from 1862-1865. ii, 620; 660; 642 pp. 4to. Original dark brown leather, black stamped decorations, gilt titles, all edges gilt Engraved plates from photographs and paintings by Alonzo Chappel throughout. A contemporary account of the American Civil War. View more info

Image for National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans: Including Orators, Statesmen, Naval and Military Heroes, Jurists, Authors, Etc., Etc., from Original Full Length Paintings, with Biographical and Historical Narratives

National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans: Including Orators, Statesmen, Naval and Military Heroes, Jurists, Authors, Etc., Etc., from Original Full Length Paintings, with Biographical and Historical Narratives

By: Duyckinck, Evert A.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Johnson, Fry & Company: 1862

Seller ID: 2278890

Condition: Very Good


Scattered light foxing throughout, front hinge of each volume just beginning to weaken, edges a bit rubbed, ink name (Frank Foote) on front flyleaf of each volume. 1862 Full-Leather. vii, [3], 488; iv, [2], 470 pp. 4to. Original dark brown leather, blind-stamped decorations, gilt titles, all edges gilt Engraved portraits throughout. A collection of biographical sketches of important American citizens, with portraits reproduced from paintings by Alonzo Chappel. View more info

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Colonial Days in Old New York

By: Earle, Alice Morse

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283786

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine toned, boards a bit foxed, owner bookplate on front endpaper (Ellen M. Chandler). Binding tight, pages clean and bright. 1896 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 312 pp. As the author notes in her introduction, this volume might have been better titled Colonial Days in New Netherland because much of the material pertains to the fifty year period of Dutch rule, as the following chapter titles suggest: The Life of a Day; Education and Child-Life; Wooing and Wedding; Town Life; Dutch Town Homes; Dutch Farmhouses; The Dutch Larder; The Dutch Vrouws; The C... View more info

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Nurse and Spy in the Union Army: Comprising the Adventures and Experiences of a Woman in Hospitals, Camps, and Battle-Fields.

By: Edmonds, S. Emma E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: W.S. Williams & Co.: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292783

Condition: Good


First edition (Sabin 21869). Spine faded, boards a bit soiled with some loss of gilt (more from spine), corners rubbed, moderately foxed throughout, gift note on front endpaper. 1866 Hard Cover. 384 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles & decorations. Includes more illustrations than listed in contents, with several of author disguised as a contraband (i.e., emancipated slave). From Publisher's Notice: No apology is necessary for adding one more to the numerous War Books which already fill a large space in American Literature; for, to the general reader, nothing connected with the Rebellion can... View more info

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Statistics of the United States, (Including Mortality, Property, &c.,) in 1860; Compiled from the Original Returns and Being the Final Exhibit of the Eighth Census, Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior.

By: Edmunds, J.M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1866

Seller ID: 2203764

Condition: Very Good


Edges rubbed, corners stained, top page ridge lightly foxed. 1866 Large Hardcover. lxvi, 548 pp. Statistics of the United States, (Including Mortality, Property, &c.,) in 1860; Compiled from the Original Returns and Being the Final Exhibit of the Eighth Census, Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior.Keywords: JM J M EDMUNDS STATISTICS UNITED STATES AMERICA AMERICAN HISTORY MORTALITY PROPERTY 1860 EIGHTH CENSUS SECRETARY OF INTERIOR AMERICANA NINETEENTH 19TH CENTURY View more info

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The Medical Use of Alcohol and Stimulants for Women

By: Edmunds, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: National Temperance Society and Publication House: 1874

Seller ID: 2202813

Condition: Good


Spine & edges toned, boards rubbed, light stain along top edges of endpapers, ink name on front flyleaf. 1874 Hard Cover. 96 pp., 8-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Original orange cloth, gilt titles. A medical assessment of the affects of alcohol on the body, but clearly speaking from the perspective of the temperance movement mentality of the day. View more info

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The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641: With the Precedent Passages, and Actions, That Contributed Thereunto, and the Happy End, and Conclusion Thereof by the King's Blessed Restoration, and Return upon the 29th of May, in the Year 1660. in Three Volumes.

By: Edward, Earl of Clarendon

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Oxford, Printed at the Theater: 1705

Seller ID: 2093252

Condition: Good


First two volumes in paneled calf, third volume rebound with new boards retaining original backstrip, second volume lacks final text page, front board of vol. 1 and both boards of vol. 2 cracked and loose at joint, boards rubbed, 1/2 inch chip from leather spine label of vol. 1. 1705 Full-Leather. xxv, 288, [2], 289-720; [viii], [1]-466, [2], 467-752; xiv, 364, [2], 365-773, [73] pp. Volume 1 is a 1705 printing, volumes 2 & 3 are 1706. Immense index follows text of third volume. ESTC T53940, N9850, T147811. An account of the English Civil War, the first comprehensive work on the topic, written... View more info

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Emerson in Concord: A Memoir Written for the 'Social Circle' in Concord, Massachusetts

By: Emerson, Edward Waldo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press: 1888

Seller ID: 2293333

Condition: Very Good


Boards lightly soiled, ink name and date on front flyleaf. 1888 Hard Cover. 262 pp. 8vo. A memoir written by one of Ralph Waldo Emerson's brothers, published shortly after Ralph's death. View more info

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Poems.

By: Emerson, R.W. [Ralph Waldo]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Ticknor and Fields: 1863

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203629

Condition: Very Good


Civil War era reprint of the work originally published in 1847. Top corner of first few pages stained, front matter lightly foxed. 1863 Hard Cover. 251, 22 pp. 8vo. A collection of poems by the American transcendentalist, essayist, and poet who championed individualism. Includes the following: The Sphinx; Each and All; The Problem; To Rhea; The Visit; Uriel; The World-Soul; Alphonso of Castile; Mithridates; To J.W.; Fate; Guy; Tact; Hamatreya; Earth-Song; Good-Bye; The Rhodora; The Humble-Bee; Berrying; The Snow-Storm; Woodnotes I & II; Monadnoc; Fable; Ode; Astraea; Etienne de la Boece; Suum ... View more info

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Letters and Social Aims

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: James R. Osgood and Company: 1876

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2291938

Condition: Very Good


1876 Osgood reprint. Boards rubbed & lightly soiled. We have more books available by this author!. 314 pp. 8vo. A collection of essays by the 19th century Transcendentalist author and champion of individualism. CONTENTS: Poetry and Imagination; Social Aims; Eloquence; Resources; The Comic; Quotation and Originality; Progress of Culture; Persian Poetry; Inspiration; Greatness; Immortality. Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 – April 27, 1882) was an American lecturer, essayist, and poet, best remembered for leading the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champio... View more info

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Poems (Household Edition)

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo; Cabot, J.E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press: 1885

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2269226

Condition: Very Good


Owner bookplate and ink name stamps on endpapers, ink name and date on front flyleaf. 1885 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 315, [3] pp. 8vo. A collection of poems by the American transcendentalist, essayist, and poet who championed individualism. Prefatory note by J.E. Cabot stating that 'This volume contains nearly all the pieces included in the Poems and May-Day of former editions'. Includes: The Sphinx; Each and All; The Problem; To Rhea; The Visit; Uriel; The World-Soul; Alphonso of Castile; Mithridates; To J.W.; Destiny; Guy; Hamatreya; Earth-Song; Good-Bye; ... View more info

Image for The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

By: Esquemeling, John; Powell, Henry

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Swan Sonnenschein & Co.: 1893

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2283233

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Spine faded, owner bookplate on front endpaper, hinges just starting, frontispiece and fold-out map loose but included. 1893 Hard Cover. xxxv, [1], 508 pp. 8vo. A history of pirate and buccaneer activity in the Caribbean and Bahamas. Reprinted from the edition of 1684, to which is added a reprint of the very scarce fourth part, by Basil Ringrose (1685), containing the 'Dangerous Voyage and Bold Attempts of Captain Bartholomew Sharp and Others', edited, with an introduction, by Henry Powell. Engraved frontispiece of Henry Morgan, six engraved plates in text (including an excellent p... View more info

Image for The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

By: Esquemeling, John; Powell, Henry

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Swan Sonnenschein & Co.: 1893

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2286214

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Spine and edges faded, minor loss from spine head and foot, front and end matter foxed. 1893 Hard Cover. xxxv, [1], 508 pp. 8vo. A history of pirate and buccaneer activity in the Caribbean and Bahamas. Reprinted from the edition of 1684, to which is added a reprint of the very scarce fourth part, by Basil Ringrose (1685), containing the 'Dangerous Voyage and Bold Attempts of Captain Bartholomew Sharp and Others', edited, with an introduction, by Henry Powell. Engraved frontispiece of Henry Morgan, six engraved plates in text (including an excellent panoramic view of the destruction... View more info

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The Greek Islands and Turkey After the War

By: Field, Henry M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1841824

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridge lightly foxed. 1885 Hard Cover. vi, 228 pp. 4-page terminal publisher ad. Original green cloth, gilt titles, gilt & black stamped borders & rules, top edge gilt. Color map frontispiece showing the author's route on his trip, two color maps and several engravings in text. A Mediterranean travelogue written after the Serbo-Turkish War. The author seems to write from a perspective informed by anti-Muslim sentiment. View more info

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The Miscellaneous Works of Henry Fielding, in Four Volumes: Tom Jones. (2 Vols.); Amelia.; Joseph Andrews. Jonathan Wild.

By: Fielding, Henry

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Derby & Jackson: 1857

Seller ID: 2270477

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed, front hinge of first volume repaired, minor loss from two spine labels. 1857 Half-Leather. vi, 492; 443; 547, [4]; 500, [2] pp. 8vo. Half leather, marbled boards, black morocco spine labels, gilt titles & rules. A collection of four works by the 18th century British author most well-known for his novel Tom Jones. View more info

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Darwinism, and Other Essays

By: Fiske, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press: 1892

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2206656

Condition: Good


New edition, revised and enlarged. Former library copy with usual marks. 1892 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, 374 pp. 8vo. A collection of essays on various topics, most notably several related to the evolutionary theory of Charles Darwin.KEYWORDS: SCIENCE BIOLOGY BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION EVOLUTIONARY THEORY CHARLES DARWIN DARWINISM DARWINIAN View more info