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Washington: National Geographic, 2008. Includes text by Leah Bendavid-Val, Gilbert M. Grosvenor, Mark Collins Jenkins, and Viola Kiesinger Wentzel. Illustrated throughout in b/w and color. 224pp. Square 4to, red cloth, d.w. Washington: National Geographic, (2008). A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper.
New York: Stewart Tabori & Chang, 2001. Illustrated profusely in color. 312 pages. Tall 4to, brown blind stamped cloth (some edge wear and bumped corners), dust wrapper (also some edge wear and bumping to corners). New York: Stewart Tabori & Chang, (2001). A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
Paris: Chez Aubert, 1836. Lithograph with original hand coloring. 10 x 13 1/4 inches. Plate 69. Some scuffs, foxing and toning on margins but luminous coloring. The caption below the image is in French and translates to: "Be careful !! If you are asked for the Racahout of the Arabs for the fattening of all kinds of sultanas, the Nafé from Arabia for breastfeeding children of all ages, the Kaïffa of orient for gastritis and corns on the feet, Théobrome.....
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1999. Illustrated throughout in color. 191pp. Oblong 4to, blue boards, d.w. (slight tear at the foot of the spine and front, left corner). New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, (1999). First American edition. Slightly sunned edges and bumped corner, but still a very good(+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
New York: Appleton, 1872. Color chromolithographic frontispiece and some other in-text drawings throughout; large folding map at rear. 102 pages. Slim 8vo, original brown pebbled cloth with beveled edges; black and gilt-stamped pictorial cover and spine. New York: Appleton, 1872. First edition. Minor wear at spine ends, otherwise a near fine clean copy of this uncommon book, inscribed on front endpaper "with the compliments of the author."
Boston: 1849. Two sworn depositions in a legible secretarial hand, detailing a violent incident on board the ship Harrisburg on a voyage between New Orleans and Boston -- a fight between the cook and the captain occasioned by a lack of coffee. 2 pages and 5 pages, 15.25 x 9.75 inches, Boston, October 9, 1849, each on lined paper bound at the top with red ribbon threaded through two brass-rimmed punch-holes and sealed with orange wax, with printed Commonwealth of.....
New York: Rizzoli, 2005. Illustrated throughout in black &white photographs. 255pp. Tall 4to, two-toned cloth, d.w. New York: Rizzoli, (2005). First edition. Slightly sunned edges, but still a fine copy in a fine dust wrapper. Catalog for a traveling exhibition at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, Nordiska Museet, and the Wichita Art Museum.
London: Richard Bentley, 1866. 2 volumes. xii + 324 and x +320 pages, 12mo, 3/4 leather over original pebbled cloth; about 1.5 inches of leather missing from head of spine of volume I, covers light worn both volumes; three pages 63/64, 107/108, 203/204 from volume I have large pieces cut out. London: Richard Bentley, 1866. First edition. Notwithstanding significant flaws, a very good(-) copy.