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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2005. 595 pages (some soiling to the fore edge), thick 8vo, black cloth backed grey boards (some light damp-staining to the edges of the boards and the top edges of the last few pages), attractively designed dust wrapper. A very good(-) copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Garden City: Doubleday, 1924. 108 pages (all edges decoratively speckled), title page in red and black, slim 8vo, rebound in older 3/4 brown pebbled morocco over mottled purple boards (top .5" of front hinge cracking very slightly, boards a little toned around edges), pink floral endpapers. Garden City: Doubleday, (1924). First American edition. A very good(+) copy. Previous owner's inscription on fly leaf.
New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1843. Written during the Conquest, and Containing a Narrative of Its Events. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by George Folsom. Map. xii, 431pp. Small 8vo, modern green cloth, page margins uncut, pages slightly wavy throughout, otherwise very good. New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1843. Palau 63203. Sabin 16964. Field 372.
London: Saunders abd Otley, 1836. Revised, arranged and edited by T.S. Grimshawe. Engraved frontispiece and title page vignette. 8 volumes. Small 8vos, full maroon leather, gilt-stamped spines with raised bands, gilt-decorated borders on covers, inner dentelles, a.e.g. London: Saunders and Otley, 1836. Second Edition. Near fine.
London: W. Curtis, 1794. Botanical print. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring. Page measures 9" x 5.75". This beautiful print depicts the trumpet gentian, an Alpine flowering plant with a short stem. "In brilliancy of colour, none exceed the present species". William Curtis (1746-1799) was an English botanist who began as an apothecary before turning his attention to natural history. He established his own London Botanic Garden in the 1770's and published "Flora Londinensis" (6 volumes, 1777-1798) which was devoted.....
Providence: Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati, 1949. Ed. by Jeanette D. Black and William Greene Roelker. 3 Illus., one folding. Thin 4to, 1/2 green cloth. Providence: Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati, 1949. Very good One of 900 copies. From the library of Wendell Garrett with his ownership signature.
Providence: Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati, 1949. Ed. by Jeanette D. Black and William Greene Roelker. 3 Illus., one folding. Thin 4to, green cloth, spine and near top of covers faded from sun exposure, cloth lightly soiled. Providence: Rhode Island Society of the Cincinnati, 1949. One of 900 copies.