A large group of clothbound works, approximately 100 late 19th and early 20th century titles, includes first and later editions, many of antiquarian interest, others in decorated publisher's bindings. Includes: LONDON, JACK. Burning Daylight, NY, 1910, first edition, 2nd issue, 8 plates; Smoke Bellew, NY, 1912, first edition, 8 plates; The Royal Tour In India, A Record Of The Tour Of T.R.H. The Prince And Princess Of Wales In India and Burma From November 1905 to March 1906, Bombay, 1906, first edition, portraits, map; CARROLL, LEWIS. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland [AND:] Through the Looking Glass, later printings, 1874-78, small losses; JEROME, JEROME K. Three Men in a Boat, Bristol, 1889, second issue; SERVICE, ROBERT. Rhymes of A Red Cross Man, NY, 1916, first edition, good copy; [ROCKWELL, NORMAN]. The Plattsburgers , 1916, first edition, lightly faded but good copy with early illustrations by Rockwell; ZANGWILL, ISRAEL. Dreamers of the Ghetto, London, 1889, first edition; volume III only of The Yellow Book, 1894; DAVIS, RICHARD HARDING. Three Gringos in Venezuela and Central America, NY. 1896, fine copy; EGGLESTON, EDWARD. The Hoosier School-Master, NY, 1871, first edition, fine copy; CHURCHILL, WINSTON S. Thoughts and Adventures, London, 1932, first edition, sound copy; A History of the English Speaking People, first editions, three retaining dust jackets; and many others including works by H.G. Wells, Zane Grey, etc. Condition varies, should be seen, no dust jackets present unless noted, a quality miscellany but sold as is.
Sold for $500
Condition varies, should be seen, no dust jackets present unless noted, a quality miscellany but sold as is.
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