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New York: Crown, 2006. 375 pages. Tall 8vo, black cloth-backed boards, d.w.; faint dampstain to lower front corner of boards, dust wrapper price clipped. New York: Crown Publishers, 2006. First edition fourth printing. A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Signed "Barack Obama" above the publisher's seal on the title page.
Neuchatel: Editions du Griffon, 2014. Text in French, Portuguese, and English. With b/w and color images throughout. 171 pages. 4to, natural cloth, d.w. Neuchatel: Editions du Griffon, (2014). A fine copy with David Zwirner Gallery ink stamp on fly verso; in a very good(+) dust wrapper, lightly scuffed.
New York: Random House, 1988. With hundreds of illustrations in color and in black & white. Introduction by John Russell. 255 pages. Thick 4to, brown cloth, d.w. (a bit roughed at extremities). New York: Random House/Panache, 1988. First American edition. Cloth has a few bumps at bottom edge, still a near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1929. Illustrated, 356pp. 8vo, black cloth, somewhat faded. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1929. Very good. Patronized by all classes, from King to Peasant, in Tudor and Stuart times, advertising was the mainspring of their success. This fascinating book is rich in reproductions in word and picture of their quaintly-worded advertisments. GM 6643.
London: Ackermann, 1823. Print. Aquatint. Image measures 8 1/4" x 11 1/4" Exquisitely colored view of Kalyan, a city in Maharashtra about 40 km outside Mumbai. This engraving appeared in Robert Melville Grindlay's "Scenery, costumes and architecture, chiefly on the western side of India". Painted by William Daniell, from a drawing by Capt. Grindlay. Engraved by R.G. Reeve. Some scuffs, toning and repairs to margin but otherwise in good condition. Rare.
London: Osgood, McIlvaine, 1896. Illustrated with an etching by H. Macbeth-Raeburn as frontispiece and a map of Wessex at rear. 516pp. Thick 8vo, handsomely rebound in full forest green morocco, gilt decorated spine, original design on front cover inlaid, single rule to covers. (London: Osgood, McIlvaine, 1896). First edition. Fine.
Cambridge: University Press, 1878. Translated, with Notes, by Alexander Freeman. 8vo, handsomely rebound in full polished blind stamped brown calf, red leather spine labels. Cambridge: University Press, 1878. First Edition in English. Fine. "The first and greatest book on the physical subject of the conduction of heat. It is one of the very few scientific books which can never be rendered antiquated by the progress of science." (Clerk Maxwell). "Contains the celebrated theorem named after him, and marks `an epoch.....