New York: Appleton, 1868. 3 vols., thick short 4to, 3/4 contemporary brown morocco, marbled boards; (dampstain to t.p. and frontispiece of one volume; some foxing to 2 vols., boards have some wear). New York: Appleton, 1868, 1869. Very good (+). Volumes III, IV, and V encompassing the years 1863, 1864, 1865. "Encyclopedic yearbooks for each year of the war: excellent for congressional summaries, and still a most useful tool." Civil War Books II, p. 3.
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Paris: Somogy, 1988. Text in French. Illustrated in color and black and white. 292 pages (private library stamp on front free endpaper), 8vo, blind-stamped brown cloth (corners gently bumped), dust wrapper (frayed at top of spine). Paris: Somogy, (1988). A very good copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper.
Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1971. Edited by Robert Maynard Hutchins. 54 volumes. Thick tall 8vos, multi-colored cloth with black leatherette spines, top edges gilt. Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, (1952-1971). A mixed but matching edition. A few volumes are a bit faded along backstrip, still a near fine set of these classic titles.
Paris: 1793. Concernant: Les Peches aux Hamecons, Haims &c; Differentes Fortes de Penches; Les Peches aux Filets; Les Peches de Mer, de Rivieres... Illustrated with fine plates after Diderot, engraved by Bernard. 132 views on 114 fine plates, including 18 double-page. 32pp of double column text in French. 4to, contemporary boards (binding is quite worn; dampstain at top margin of text pages; occasional light dampstains in other margins, mostly outside of image area; one plate torn); uncut edges. Paris: Chez...