London: Tyas, 1840. 6 humorous etched plates by T. Sibson, & woodcuts. Small 8vo, half polished morocco over marbled boards; original pictorial wrappers bound in. . London: Robert Tyas, 1840. First Edition. A review of snuff, snuff boxes, snuff shops, sniff takers and snuff papers; with The Moral and Physical Effects of Snuff.
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London: Joseph Johnson. Etching and engraving. 10.25" x 7.75". Shows light toning and minor foxing at edges, otherwise in very good condition. A plate from John Gabriel Stedman's "Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition against the Revolted Slaves of Surinam" (London: Joseph Johnson, 1796). This book, with its graphic depiction of slavery and colonization in the New World, became an important reference for early abolitionists. This image shows a European man in a large hat smoking a pipe while being...
56 pages. 12mo, modern wrappers; some pages loose. Livorno: Stamperia Artisti Tipografi, 1845. First Italian Edition. Medical effects of tobacco including its links to cancer.
Raleigh: State Department of Archives and History, 1962. Illus. 39pp. 8vo, pr. wrs. Raleigh: State Department of Archives and History, (1962). Very good.
Seattle: Seattle Art Museum, 1998. With an introduction by Robert Hall. Many color photographs. 102 pages, slim 4to, printed wrappers (previous owner's inscription above half-title). Seattle: Seattle Art Museum, (1998). Near fine.
Norway, ME: 1865. Humorous A.L.S. 4to. 3 pages, March 29th, 1865, Norway, Maine, to his publisher concerning his efforts to give up chewing tobacco, in part: "...Do you remember that I told you... that I had left off chewing tobacco. Well, sir, I did that thing. I got entirely over the craving appetite for it, and had I been engaged in some business that required no study I should have found little difficulty. But, good Mercy! My pen would not...
London: Greening, 1901. 101pp., 14 full page advertisements. Narrow 8vo, gray pictorial cloth; light wear to the edges. London: Greening & Co., n.d. (1901). First Edition. Scarce book, extolling the virtues of tobacco, including chapters on Poetry of Tobacco, As an Aid to Meditation, The Social Pipe, Medical Opinion, Royal Smokers, Juvenile Smokers, Soldiers & Tobacco, etc.
New York: 1935. 119 illustrations. 149pp., 8vo, black cloth. New York: Liveright, 1935. First Edition. Near Fine.
New York: 1935. 119 illustrations. 149pp., 8vo, burgundy cloth; lightly scuffed and edgeworn. New York: Liveright, 1935. First Edition. Very good.
many color illus. 110pp. 4to, boards; (front board lightly soiled, otherwise very good). (Toulouse): Editions Daniel Briand, 1981. History of cigar manufacturing in Cuba. Text in French.
Edison: Wellfleet, 1989. Profusely illustrated with lovely color reproductions of the original chromolithographic labels. 252pp., large square 4to, brown boards, d.w. (d.w. just a touch shelfworn). Secaucus, N.J.: Wellfleet Press, 1989. First Edition. A very good(+) copy.
New York: New York Public Library, 1959. Part II ONLY 1571-1589. 27 black & white illustrations. Slim folio, original rose printed wrappers (slightly chipped). New York: New York Public Library, 1959. Scarce. Very good.
London: Macbeth, 1921. Frontis. plus 30 illustrations. 50pp., thin 8vo, cloth-backed boards; pencil marginalia, foxed, cornes bumped. London: Privately Published for the Author by Donald Macbeth at the Historic House, (1921). A very good copy. One of 1000 copies.
Numerous illus., 94pp., Thin 12mo. Richmond, (1938).
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1960. Profusely illustrated in black and white. 265 pages, 4to, black and brown cloth, dust wrapper in a mylar cover. New York: McGraw-Hill, (1960). First edition. Near fine. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Best wishes to C. W. Bushnell, RK Heimann, June 8 1960."
Berolini: Guil. Nietack, 1856. 40 pages with text in Latin. Slim 8vo, sewn pamphlet with modern wrappers. Berolini: Guil. Nietack, 1856. Very good (+). Medical inaugural dissertation on the misuse of nicotine, by a Polish student at Berlin.
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1986. 449pp. 8vo, orange cloth, dampstained throughout on the bottom margins. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, (1986).
Paris: Challamel, 1900. Text illustrations. Tall 8vo, 1/2 leather, marbled boards. Paris: Challamel, 1900. Very good (+). Produit Naturel des Colonies et Cultures Tropicales. Publication sous la direction du professeur Dr. Heckel.
Cambridge: Leavitt & Peirce, 1958. Illus. 52pp. 8vo, pr. wrs., back wrapper dampstained, wrappers lightly soiled, pages throughout are wavy, back wrapper wavy. Cambridge: Leavitt & Peirce, 1958. Recollections of the Leavitt & Peirce tobacco store.
Madrid: Dubrull, 1880. 91pp., 12mo, modern 1/2 red calf, marbled boards and flyleaves, original wrappers bound in; (some margins dampstained). Madrid: Antonio Perez Dubrull, 1880. First Edition. Very good (+). Palau 139681.
New Rochelle: Mayflower Press, 1922. Etched port. by A.N. Hosking. 18p., cloth backed boards. New Rochelle: Mayflower Press, 1922. An essay on Stevenson's tobacco habit. One of 200 numbered copies. The extra proof of the portrait, intended for framing, has not been preserved. Presentation copy from Hosking.
London: Batchworth Press, 1951. 144pp. 8vo, maroon cloth, d.w. torn, chipped, and lightly soiled. London: Batchworth Press, (1951). A near fine copy in a poor dust wrapper.
New York: 1787. 4 pages, each two-page spread measuring 9.75 x 15.5 inches, New York, July 10, 1787. Written to his brother Lewis Morris about setting up the tobacco dynasty, in part: "...I send you a letter from our worthy brother Jacob whose misfortunes in the commercial line have compelled him to 'fly for shelter' to the fertile banks of the Susquehanna where he proposes settling...a farm of 3,000 acres..." Some paper loss from wax seal; chips affecting text on the outer margins. Good condition.
London: Hutchinson, 1962. 51 photo Illustrations. 96pp. 8vo, maroon cloth, d.w. London: Hutchinson, (1962). A very good copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1978. Foreword by Michael D. Coe and Barbara A. Goodnight. Illustrated with many black & white figures and color photographs by the author. xxv + 233pp., 4to, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper lightly chipped at edges, ink inscription on title page. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, (1978). A very good (+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.