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London: Macmillan, 1874. Organized by Ismal, Khedive of Egypt. 2 volumes. 2 maps (1 large & folding, with a small tear neatly repaired), portraits, and upward of fifty full-page illustrations by Zwecker and Durand. 447 + 588 pages, thick 8vo, full marbled calf, recased, front hinge on volume 1 strengthened. London: Macmillan, 1874. First Edition. Very good ( ). Baker wrote this work in only 64 days, as a record of his journey and administration including the first steps taken.....
Paris: Hachette, 1868. Translated by Gustave Masson. Illustrated with 30 wood engravings and 2 maps (one folding). Title page torn, not affecting the text. 512 pages,scattered foxing, tall 8vo, full tree calf, red leather spine labels (top corner of spine chipped). Paris: Hachette, 1868. Very good (+).
London: Goupil, 1904. Many b/w illustrations, 302pp. 4to, beautifully rebound in full green morocco with floral gilt-decorated covers and spines, raised bands, inner and outer dentelles, a.e.g. London: Goupil & Co., 1904. Near fine. A collection, chiefly of paintings, particularly strong in the 18th century French masters, but with representatives of English, Flemish and Italian schools, furniture, porcelain, and sculpture.
Paris: Mont- Parnasse, 1703. Two volumes bound together. Exquisite engraved frontispiece in each volume by Audran after Dieu. Illustrated on every page with printed musical scores and lyrics. [xviii], 293, ; [xviii], 296pp. Thick 24mo, magnificently bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet in full crimson levant; triple gilt fillet borders and ornate gilt-stamped spine with raised bands; inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, a.e.g. Paris: au Mont- Parnasse, 1703-04. A fine copy of this extremely rare, extensive collection of vocal music of the late 17th.....
Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1897. 53 volumes, numerous engraved illustrations, all with lettered tissue guards. Rubricated titles, 3/4 black morocco, marbled boards and end papers, top edges gilt. Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1897. The Edition Definitive. A near fine set. Very good(+). Previous owners bookplates.
Paris: George Barrie, 1870. 45 volumes, numerous engraved illustrations, all with proof copies, lettered tissue guards. Full brown polished calf, colorful marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Paris: George Barrie, circa 1870. An exquisite set with some wear to the bindings. Very good(+). One of only 100 numbered sets on Japan paper.
Leipzig: Insel Verlag, 1924. In Germand. Deutsche Ausgabe in Zehn Banden. 10 volumes. Frontispiece, tall 12mo, flexible red leather with gilt-decorated spines with green labels (some corners are a bit bumped and darkened; front outer hinge of volume 4 repaired, else very good), top edge gilt. Leipzig: Insel Verlag, 1924-1926. Very good.
Boston: Little Brown, 1899. Centenary Edition. 33 volumes. Illustratrations by Jules Girardet and Maximilienne Guyon with tissue guards. Short 8vo, bound in pretty 1/2 bright red morocco over marbled boards; gilt-stamped fruit tree motif along spines and dotted raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Boston: Little Brown, 1899. Very good. A few spine ends are lightly rubbed, but overall a very nice set.
Boston: Little Brown, 1905. Centenary Edition. 34 volumes. Illustrations by Jules Girardet and Maximilienne Guyon, with tissue guards. 8vo, bound in 1/2 deep red morocco over marbled boards; gilt-stamped fruit tree motif along spines and dotted raised bands, marbled endpapers top edge gilt. Boston: Little Brown, 1905. Very good. A few spine ends are lightly rubbed, but overall a very nice set.
London: Bentley, 1855. Series I, II & III. Illustrations by George Cruikshank, John Leech, and Dalton. 3 volume, 8vo, full polished calf, gilt backs with green leather labels, gilt tops; original covers bound in. London: Bentley, 1855. Near fine. Eleventh Edition. Humorous parodies of medieval folklore and poetry.
London: Methuen, 1897. 12 fine photogravures with lettered tissue guards, hundreds of black & white illustrations throughout the text. Rubricated title, 624 pages, tall thick 4to, handsomely bound in 3/4 maroon morocco with Napoleonic emblems in gold along the spine (light rubbing). London: Methuen, 1897. Very good (+).
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1945. 1272 pages, very thick 8vo, handsomely rebound in 3/4 red morocco over red cloth (spine a little sunned). London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1945. A near fine copy. The 'definitive edition' contains the most important of Barrie's full-length works fro the stage and his best one-act plays. Includes: "Walker, London," "The Professor's Love Story," "The Little Minister," "The Wedding Guest," "Quality Street," "The Admirable Crichton," "Little Mary," "Peter Pan," "Pantaloon," "Alice Sit-By-The-Fire," "What Every Woman Knows,".....
3 volumes. Profusely illustrated throughout with exceptional tissue-protected plates. Thick 8vos, Superbly bound in contemporary 3/4 crimson morocco over marbled boards; ornate gilt-stamped spines with tall raised bands; uncut edges, t.e.g. London: H.S. Nichols, 1896 A near fine copy of this quite scarce and very limited extra- illustrated edition. Number 5 of only 10 copies printed on Japan paper.
Amsterdam: Chez tous les Libraires de Paris & du Royaume, 1775. Small vignette with NB initials on titles, and several other engraved headpieces throughout. XLVIII, 180, 188; , 181-304, 189-442 pages. 2 volumes, 8vo, bound in full contemporary brown calf; simple gilt-ruled spines with black leather labels (worn at ends and with small ex-library tickets affixed); marbled endpapers. Amsterdam: Chez tous les Libraires de Paris & du Royaume, 1775. Nouvelle edition par M. l'Abbe Baudeau. A very good copy, clean.....
New York: Harper, 1936. From the French of Baudelaire, by George Dillon & Edna St. Vincent Millay. xxxix, , 282pp. Thick 8vo, beautifully rebound in 1/2 black morocco over marbled boards; ornate silver-stamped spine; uncut edges. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1936. First American edition. A fine copy in a special binding.
Paris: A. Quantin, 1884. Illustrated with two original Manet etchings "L'Odalisque Couchee" and "La Convelescente." 3 etched plates by Henri Guerard after Manet, 6 heliogravure plates after Manet, a facsimile letter, and other illustrations throughout. 150 pages. 8vo, contemporary half black calf over green boards; some scuffing to extremities. Paris: A. Quantin, 1884. First edition, complete with all illustrations. A very good(+) copy of this scarce book with very clean interior. Inscribed by the author to Gustav Geoffrey on a......