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The Queen of Quelparte....Archer Hulbert 1902 (cover design by Amy Sacker).

Queen of Quelparte

At the sign of the Jack o' Lantern Creator: Armstrong, Margaret, 1867-1944 Author: Reed, Myrtle, 1874-1911 Date: 1905-11 Publisher: New York ; London : G.P. Putnam's Sons Description: Signed binding: MA Purple rib-grain cloth. Blind, gold, and white stamping on front. Gold stamping on spine. No decoration on back. White endpapers. Top gilt. From Minsky: Gold,white, and blind embossed lavender cloth, in a slipcase with the gold design printed in purple. (Gullans and Espey, 1991).

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Pierre Legrain, upper cover and spine of binding decorated with an angular geometric design, on Le cantique des cantiques, translated by Ernest Renan (Paris: Schmied, 1925).

Pierre Legrain, upper cover and spine of binding decorated with an angular geometric design, on Le cantique des cantiques, translated by Ernest Renan (Paris: Schmied, 1925).

Translation: New German Novel Treasure, Cover by illustrator Jessie M. King

What Floats My Boat

Translation: New German Novel Treasure Cover by illustrator Jessie M. King

≈ Beautiful Antique Books ≈  The home life of wild birds

The home life of wild birds; a new method of the study and photography of birds

Celtic Fairy Tales

Celtic Fairy Tales

Pharos the Egyptian...Gut Boothby   1899

Articles » Lost Classics of Pulp: Guy Boothby’s Dr. Nikola and Pharos the Egyptian

Willy Pogany - The Ancien Mariner

Willy Pogany

An illustrated biography of Willy Pogany. One of dozens of biographical pages for illustrators and artists.

Curtis, Natalie--Indians' Book--Harper, 1907

Curtis, Natalie--Indians' Book--Harper, 1907--01

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Life and Art of Edwin Booth ....William Winter   c1893

Booth--Life and Art of Edwin Booth

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William Brown Macdougall, Book cover, 1898. Canvas with gilt decoration. Made by Trübner and co, London.

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A Study of Elizabeth Barrett Browning...L.Whiting   1899

A Study of Elizabeth Barrett Browning...L.Whiting 1899

Decorative cover of ‘Guinevere’ by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Illustrated by Byam Shaw.

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Decorative cover of ‘Guinevere’ by Alfred Lord Tennyson. Illustrated by Byam Shaw. Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack archive.org

Jan Theodoor Toorop (1858-1928),  cover designer. "Louise Geertsma Verheulen" by Netty Spanjaard. 1900.

Captain Robert H. Nelson Tribute Medallion with Case

Animals, Birds, Insects, or Fish

Nine Lives of a Cat

The nine lives of a cat

Gerrit Willem Dijsselhof (Dutch, 1866-1924).

Gerrit Willem Dijsselhof (Dutch, 1866-1924).

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British Dragonflies .... W. J. Lucas 1900

British dragonflies - Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Let Them Live Animal Stories by Dorothy P Lathrop

Let them live

Let them live [Lathrop, Dorothy Pulis] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Let them live

In the eastern seas, or, The regions of the bird of paradise

In the eastern seas, or, The regions of the bird of paradise

Tales of the Punjab

Pastoral Days 1881

Pastoral Days 1881

Floral, Fruit, or Foliage Motif

Front cover from Hood's poems, illustrated by Myles Birket Foster, London, 1871

Front cover from Hood’s poems, illustrated by...

Front cover from Hood’s poems, illustrated by Myles Birket Foster, London, 1871. (Source: archive.org)

The Garden Blue Nook    1929

The Garden Blue Nook 1929

The Seven Lamps of Architecture (1889) Author: John Ruskin (Back cover)

The seven lamps of architecture (1889)

The seven lamps of architecture (1889) Author: Ruskin, John, 1819-1900; Hazell, Watson & Viney. (1889) bkp CU-BANC; Ars, Amelia Subject: Architecture Publisher: Sunnyside [Eng.] : G....

1910 Egypt Travel Pyramids Nile River Mosques Tomb RARE Illustrated Fine Binding | eBay

1910 EGYPT TRAVEL PYRAMIDS NILE RIVER MOSQUES TOMB RARE ILLUSTRATED FINE BINDING

1910 Egypt Travel Pyramids Nile River Mosques Tomb RARE Illustrated Fine Binding | eBay

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Wonderful balloon ascents : or, the conquest of the skies ; a history of balloons and balloon voyages

Roe, E. P.--Unexpected Result--Dodd Mead, 1892 | Flickr

Roe, E. P.--Unexpected Result--Dodd Mead, 1892

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The Days of Auld Lang Syne.... Ian Maclaren [pseud.] 1896

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The Days of Auld Lang Syne.... Ian Maclaren [pseud.] 1896

RARE JESSIE M KING ART NOUVEAU GLASGOW SCHOOL THE LOVER OF GARDENS FOULIS 1913

RARE JESSIE M KING ART NOUVEAU GLASGOW SCHOOL THE LOVER OF GARDENS FOULIS 1913

RARE JESSIE M KING ART NOUVEAU GLASGOW SCHOOL THE LOVER OF GARDENS FOULIS 1913

Message du Mikado / Paul d'Ivoi ; ouvrage illustré... d'après les dessins de G. Conrad

Message du Mikado / Paul d'Ivoi ; ouvrage illustré... d'après les dessins de G. Conrad

Cobden-Sanderson Binding On: Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Poems. London: F. S. Ellis, 1870

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'Chitra: a play in one act' by Rabindranath Tagore. Macmillan, New York, 1914

'Chitra: a play in one act' by Rabindranath Tagore. Macmillan, New York, 1914

George MacDonald 1890 "The Light Princess" / London: Blackie & Son

The Light princess and other fairy stories

Longfellow--Song of Hiawatha

Longfellow--Song of Hiawatha (2)

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Objects

Aladdin 1884

Aladdin 1884

Edward Stratton Holloway--Moore--Sister Teresa--Lippincott, 1901 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Edward Stratton Holloway--Moore--Sister Teresa--Lippincott, 1901

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'A daughter of the revolution: a leader of society at Napoleon's court' by Catherine M. Bearne. Dutton, New York, 1904

'A daughter of the revolution: a leader of society at Napoleon's court' by Catherine M. Bearne. Dutton, New York, 1904

Housekeeping For Two...Alice L.James    1909

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The £1,000,000 bank-note and other new stories - Mark Twain -1893

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'A book of porcelain. Fine examples in the Victoria & Albert Museum' painted by William Gibb; with text by Bernard Rackham. A. & C. Black; London, 1910

A book of porcelain : fine examples in the Victoria & Albert Museum

'A book of porcelain. Fine examples in the Victoria & Albert Museum' painted by William Gibb; with text by Bernard Rackham. A. & C. Black; London, 1910

Minerals and How to Study Them    1896

Minerals and How to Study Them 1896

The Castle of Doubt by John Harvey Whitson, Boston: Little, Brown and Co.1907 cover design by Decorative Designers

The Castle of Doubt by John Harvey Whitson, Boston: Little, Brown and Co.1907 cover design by Decorative Designers

The handbook of swindling - Jerrold, Douglas William, 1803-1857 Printed in London by Bradbury and Evans--Verso of t.p Keywords: Swindlers and swindling Downloads: 103

The handbook of swindling

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Prominent Human Figures

At the Back of the North Wind ... George Macdonald

The Other World; or, Glimpses of the Supernatural....Rev. Frederick George Lee   1875

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the-two-germanys: “ The Other World; or, Glimpses of the Supernatural Rev. Frederick George Lee, Vicar of All Saint’s, Lambeth London: Henry S. King & Co., 1875. ”

The Field of Clover. Housman, Laurence. 1898

The Field of Clover. Housman, Laurence. 1898

The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyam

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám of Naishápúr

The Lambertville Digital Library provides free downloadable etexts and ebooks of classic works of American and World Literature.

Gold- and blind-stamped red cloth cover of “Folk Tales from Many Lands” (UK first edition) by Lilian Gask with illustrations by Willy Pogány. George G. Harrap & Co, London, 1910

Friday’s Library Snapshot … Willy Pogany

Gold- and blind-stamped red cloth cover of “Folk Tales from Many Lands” (UK first edition) by Lilian Gask with illustrations by Willy Pogány. George G. Harrap & Co, London, 1910

A history of gardening in England

A history of gardening in England

A history of gardening in England

Sammlung Prochaska - Klassische Romane der Weltliteratur in 32 Bänden Verlag Karl Prochaska Kaiserl. und Königl. Hof-Buchhandlung in Wien - Leipzig - Teschen um 1900

Sammlung Prochaska - Klassische Romane der Weltliteratur in 32 Bänden Verlag Karl Prochaska Kaiserl. und Königl. Hof-Buchhandlung in Wien - Leipzig - Teschen um 1900

≈ Beautiful Antique Books ≈  Folly for the Wise, 1904

MA--Wells, Carolyn--Folly for the Wise--Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill, 1904, copy 2

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Police, 1915 book near MINT

Police 1915 book near MINT | Etsy

"Police!", 1915 Book, By Robert Chambers, illustrated by Henry Hutt- New York And London, D. Appleton And Company A very unique book! Very good condition - very near MINT! "It is a volume of xenobiology: cryptozoology. Weird monsters and strange relics from the fossil eras; things which ought never to have walked upon the face of this earth. But they have walked among us. And I have seen them. And I have told the world. It has caused a certain madness among the people. I can't be hold to…

Over Kunst(Of Art)...Roland Holst   1923

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yama-bato: yama-bato: Roland Holst, R.N.(1868-1938) About art and artists 1st edition 1923 Author: R.N. Roland Holst tire design: R.N. Roland Holst publisher: J.M. Meulenhoff Collection Netherlands...

1906 William Blake Illustrated Blair The Grave RARE Engravings Gilt Fine Binding | eBay

1906 WILLIAM BLAKE ILLUSTRATED BLAIR THE GRAVE RARE ENGRAVINGS GILT FINE BINDING

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''Contes de Nacre de ma Mère Grand'', illus. Felix Lorioux | eBay

Contes de nacre de Ma Mere Grand Robert Dumas

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Trees or Landscapes

1926, Japonisme movement. USA

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Printed Matter - Book Cover - Oology of New England

Let It Rain

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Born on the Ocean Wave by E. W. | Beautiful Books

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Unused rainbows

Unused rainbows : prayer meeting talks

'Jersey Street and Jersey Lane' by H. C. Bunner, 1896. Design by Margaret N. Armstrong

Early Works (Pre-1900) | Miriam Irwin Collection of Margaret Armstrong Book Design

Houses, Buildings, Castles

Title: The Gateway to Romance Author: Emily Underdown Illustrator: Innes Fripp Year: 1909 Publisher: Thomas Nelson And Sons Binding: Hardback Remarks: c.1909

The Gateway to Romance – Emily Underdown

Black, Hugh--Three Dreams,01--NY, Fleming H. Revell, 1912 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Black, Hugh--Three Dreams,01--NY, Fleming H. Revell, 1912

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Haunted Homes and Family Legends of Great Britain - published in 1905

Old Books & Things..

Haunted Homes and Family Legends of Great Britain - published in 1905

Ships, Sea, Waterway

Mince-Pie Island... a Christmas story ...by Robert St. John Corbet 1869

Mince-Pie Island. A Christmas Story for Mince-Pie Eaters by Robert St. John Corbet on Nudelman Rare Books

London: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, 1869 . First edition. 8vo. Green cloth with charming gilt illustration and lettering on cover and spine. Frontispiece and six superb full-page woodcut illustrations by an uncredited artist signed E.N.D . Cover show some where, internally very good. Scarce.

D. Appleton & Co, New York, 1898

The pilot of the Mayflower

D. Appleton & Co, New York, 1898

History of the Sea by Frank B. Goodrich,1880

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An Island Cabin....A. Henry   1902

An island cabin

An Island Cabin....A. Henry 1902

Sun, Moon, Star, Cloud, Planet

michaelmoonsbookshop:  Half Hours In Air and Sky  The Half Hour Library published 1880

Woodburning

michaelmoonsbookshop: “ Half Hours In Air and Sky The Half Hour Library published 1880 ”

Skyward and Earthward... Arthur Penrice 1875 first edition

James Nasmyth & James Carpenter...The Moon: Considered as a Planet, a World, and a Satellite  1874 first edition

Heaveninawildflower

swanngalleries: “ James Nasmyth & James Carpenter’s The Moon: Considered as a Planet, a World, and a Satellite, first edition, London, 1874. A stargazing bibliophile’s dream book, with pretty blue...

Sunshine and Storm in the East, or Cruises to Cyprus and Constantinople....  Lady Brassey    1880

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Cloud Studies... Arthur W. Clayden   1905

Cloud Studies... Arthur W. Clayden 1905

Front cover from Hood's poems, illustrated by Myles Birket Foster, London, 1871

Front cover from Hood’s poems, illustrated by...

Front cover from Hood’s poems, illustrated by Myles Birket Foster, London, 1871. (Source: archive.org)

Aladdin 1884

Aladdin 1884

Edward Stratton Holloway--Moore--Sister Teresa--Lippincott, 1901 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Edward Stratton Holloway--Moore--Sister Teresa--Lippincott, 1901

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The Queen of Quelparte....Archer Hulbert 1902 (cover design by Amy Sacker).

Queen of Quelparte

1926, Japonisme movement. USA

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Printed Matter - Book Cover - Oology of New England

At the Back of the North Wind ... George Macdonald

The Garden Blue Nook    1929

The Garden Blue Nook 1929

The Seven Lamps of Architecture (1889) Author: John Ruskin (Back cover)

The seven lamps of architecture (1889)

The seven lamps of architecture (1889) Author: Ruskin, John, 1819-1900; Hazell, Watson & Viney. (1889) bkp CU-BANC; Ars, Amelia Subject: Architecture Publisher: Sunnyside [Eng.] : G....

1910 Egypt Travel Pyramids Nile River Mosques Tomb RARE Illustrated Fine Binding | eBay

1910 EGYPT TRAVEL PYRAMIDS NILE RIVER MOSQUES TOMB RARE ILLUSTRATED FINE BINDING

1910 Egypt Travel Pyramids Nile River Mosques Tomb RARE Illustrated Fine Binding | eBay

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Wonderful balloon ascents : or, the conquest of the skies ; a history of balloons and balloon voyages

Roe, E. P.--Unexpected Result--Dodd Mead, 1892 | Flickr

Roe, E. P.--Unexpected Result--Dodd Mead, 1892

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At the sign of the Jack o' Lantern Creator: Armstrong, Margaret, 1867-1944 Author: Reed, Myrtle, 1874-1911 Date: 1905-11 Publisher: New York ; London : G.P. Putnam's Sons Description: Signed binding: MA Purple rib-grain cloth. Blind, gold, and white stamping on front. Gold stamping on spine. No decoration on back. White endpapers. Top gilt. From Minsky: Gold,white, and blind embossed lavender cloth, in a slipcase with the gold design printed in purple. (Gullans and Espey, 1991).

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Pierre Legrain, upper cover and spine of binding decorated with an angular geometric design, on Le cantique des cantiques, translated by Ernest Renan (Paris: Schmied, 1925).

Pierre Legrain, upper cover and spine of binding decorated with an angular geometric design, on Le cantique des cantiques, translated by Ernest Renan (Paris: Schmied, 1925).

Translation: New German Novel Treasure, Cover by illustrator Jessie M. King

What Floats My Boat

Translation: New German Novel Treasure Cover by illustrator Jessie M. King

≈ Beautiful Antique Books ≈  The home life of wild birds

The home life of wild birds; a new method of the study and photography of birds