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Child's Book of 100 Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Concord, NH, Rufus Merrill:

Seller ID: 002502


Original brown blind-stamped cloth on boards. NO references or other copies found. Circa 1850, this is not one of the Toys Series, for there are 96 pp. and the rear free endpaper is blank Arranged in six sections of 16 pp. each. Book of pictures, girls' and boys' primers, nursery rhymes, gems for girls and boys, child's picture book, and book about animals. This little gem appears complete and intact, although the text block is somewhat strained, revealing the stitc... View more info

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Two Friends; and Kind Little James

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Kiggins & Kellogg:

Seller ID: 005045


Original green soft cover. Ca. 1850. Second Series, No. 8. Frontispiece plus four illustrations. Miniature or toy book with two stories with morals.. Bound by means of a single thread connecting two holes in the spine. Slightly soiled. 16 pp. Back cover is a company ad and notice of publication of Redfield's Toy Books in Four Series of 12 books each. View more info

Ste Anne De Beaupre Souvenir; Miniature Prayerbook (Devotions and Prayers for Catholics)

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Belgium, 1937

Edition: Souvenir

Seller ID: 008666


Original black faux leather on flexible card. No writing or damage. Patterned endpapers. Imprimatur 1924 and 1937. Made in Belgium. Morning Prayers, Night Prayers, The Angelus, The De profundis, Prayers at Mass, Vesper Service, Four Anthems, Benediction, Litany of the B. Virgin, Adoremus, The Holy Rosary, and The Way of the Cross. All edges gilt. 124 pp. View more info

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A Manual for Holy Communion

By: Baynes, Rev. R.H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., E.P. Dutton: 1879

Seller ID: 001651


Original brown cloth decorated in black and lettered in gilt on boards. No DJ. "At the Communion Time", a tiny ritual for Holy Communion in the Church of England. St. Luke's (Portland) bookplate and small stamp on cover. Preface by Lord Bishop of Derry, Right Rev. W. Alexander. Handling soil, no extraneous marks or damage. 114 pp. plus ads. View more info

A Christmas Carol

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Running Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012180


Miniature hardcover edition . Retold by Jane Parker Resnick. Gift note. 157 pp. View more info

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Thoughts from Carlyle

By: Du Breull, Alice Jouveau (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Nimmo, May, and Mitchell:

Edition: The Miniature Series

Seller ID: 002714


Original soft green suede leather with fine, blindstamped border front and back. Prose selections from various works of Thomas Carlyle. All edges gilt. Feathered endpapers. Cover spots (See photo). 160 pp. Miniature. View more info

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Carmen (Miniature Library)

By: Merimee, Prosper

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Little Leather Library Corp.:

Seller ID: 007728


Original red faux leather on flexible card. Tiny chip out of each endpaper. Back cover rubbed. 117 small pages. Ends with the maxim, "No fly can enter a closed mouth." View more info

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Pell's Notes, August, 1910; Vol. XIII, No. 1

By: Pell, Edward Leigh (ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Robert Harding Company: 1910

Seller ID: 002000


Original grey soft card covers with white lettering. Clean and sound. No biography found on Pell, but available references suggest that he was a popular preacher at the beginning of the 20th Century. This booklet carries a religious theme overall. 96 pp. View more info

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Lord Halifax's Character of King Charles the Second

By: Savile, George (Whibley, Charles, Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1927

Edition: Limited Edition(Unnumbered)

Seller ID: 003180


Original salmon-coloured paper covered boards with green illustration and lettering. Ragged dust jacket is in two pieces laid in to front of book. Slight discolourations at top and bottom of spine. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. The book belonged to Joan Foster, one of the daughters of the Honourable Walter Foster, Premier on New Brunswick from 1917 to 1923, and later Senator of Canada. This small book measures 3 1/4" by 5" and is part of the ... View more info

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Lord Chesterfield's Characters

By: Stanhope, Philip Dormer (Whibley, Charles, Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1927

Edition: Limited Edition(Unnumbered)

Seller ID: 003181


Original salmon-coloured paper covered boards with green illustration and lettering, somewhat grubby from handling. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. The book belonged to Joan Foster, one of the daughters of the Honourable Walter Foster, Premier on New Brunswick from 1917 to 1923, and later Senator of Canada. This small book measures 3 1/4" by 5" and is part of the "Little Books" series edited by Charles Whibley. It is a reprint of a boo... View more info