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early works on science and medicine ; a large collection of works in the Romance languages ; varia.
  • 63 Pages
  • 2.43 MB
  • English
Davis & Orioli , London
Rare books -- Catalogs., Catalogs, Booksellers"., Incunabula -- Cata
Series[Reichner catalogs]
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22300687M

Due to its very limited numbers, In Our Time is considered one of the rare books for book collectors around the world. In Aprila first edition copy sold at Author: Rudie Obias. Rare & Recent Books is a family run bookshop based in Cong, County Mayo.

We stock a wide selection of antiquarian, new, collectible and used books. We specialise in books related to Ireland, particularly the West of Ireland and also carry a large selection of fishing books from the last two hundred years. Many of the books in the Hargrett Library were originally purchased for the use of the students of the first graduating class of Other major book collections acquired were the DeRenne Georgia Library, the Louis Moore Library, the E.

Merton Coulter Library, and more recently the Library of George Horace Lorimer, editor of the Saturday. More recently, he was ordered to relinquish some of his furniture, art, and rare books, which the court assessed to be worth about two hundred thousand euros.

When I Author: Nicholas Schmidle.

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A book must fulfill several requirements to be valuable: It must be desirable (from a famous author, most books published in the last century will never become valuable no. Antique vs. Vintage Books. Most rare book collectors agree that antique books are far older Rare books recently purchased book vintage books, an important distinction for the purpose of collection and resale.

“ I classify an antiquarian or antique book as one that is at least years old and collectible—in good enough condition to be read or resold,” says Grybos. We recently purchased a rare first edition of Johnson’s A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the most Notorious Pyrates– a classic of 18th century Pirate literature.

As part of our interest in taking advantage of all avenues of sale, we decided to test the market on eBay and see what Rare books recently purchased book set would sell for and how that would. Closure Notice: These collections are currently closed to in-person research due to the renovation of the Special Collections Reading Room as part of the Rare Books Renovation Project.

You can learn more about this major renovation and the important improvements being made to collection and public spaces here opens a new look forward to welcoming researchers back.

The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is one of the world's largest libraries devoted entirely to rare books and manuscripts and is Yale's principal repository for literary archives, early manuscripts, and rare books.

The Beinecke Library's robust collections are used to create new scholarship by researchers from around the world. Well, they may have been close enough when a month later, Mount Vernon staff, having heard of the missing books and unable to find them Washington’s estate, found a similar copy The Law of Nations (the second book Washington checked out) and purchased it for $12, to return to the library.

We express our gratitude for your patience and for your Author: Andrew Hertzberg. Boxes of old photos, art, and books awaited, including this hand-corrected first edition of the poet’s Ara Vos Prec (on vellum, no less) inscribed to his mother, Charlotte.

It sold for $57, Rebecca Rego Barry’s Rare Books Uncovered: True Stories of Fantastic Finds in Unlikely Places is out : Rebecca Rego Barry. How to Clean Old Books. Old books are a charming link to the past, but quite a fragile one.

Dust, mild stains, and pencil marks are fairly easy to remove. More serious damage from insects, acid, or damp is difficult but not impossible to 85%(45). Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books, Columbia, Missouri.

K likes. Monday through Saturday 10am-5pm S. Providence Rd5/5(23). Do you have books to Sell Books. We are always looking for first (1st) edition books in hardback, we buy single books or large collections. If you have any old, second-hand or rare books, then get in touch.

We also purchase from public and private libraries, and will evaluate or purchase house clearances in the area. Rare Book School has just released a minute documentary called Presswork, a remarkable production that explains one of their latest projects: commissioning two eighteenth-century facsimile printing presses.

With beautiful imagery and clear, interesting interviews with those involved, the mini doc gives a brief introduction to bibliography before explaining how, about.

The Rare Women in the Rare-Book Trade. By Diane Mehta July 5, When most people hear the term rare books, they imagine an old boys’ club of dealers seeking out modern first editions, mostly by men.

The modern first-edition market began in earnest when a court decision forced publishers to sell remaindered books at their. For example, a deed to Mohawk land at Schenectady, New York to Johannis Vedder, signed by 3 Mohawks with their totem signatures, recently got $18, at a rare book auction.

This recently purchased New York deed is not in the high value category of Indian deeds, but it is of scholarly interest. Ten Pound Island Book Co.

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76 Langsford St. Gloucester, MA [email protected] Established inwe specialize in selling old and rare nautical books through catalog sales and on the internet.

We issue catalogs per year and occasional shorter email lists. Guitar Aficionado: The Collections also features special chapters devoted to the iconic, historic, and often priceless instruments employed by the likes of Eddie Van Halen, Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath, Ace Frehley of Kiss, Peter Frampton, John Lennon--artists who changed not only the face of music, but of popular Reviews:   The book-lover’s gift of a lifetime: rare books can be purchased for $ and up — quite a bit up.

events and more from the Los Angeles Times Book Club, and help us. Gift monies from the Mildred Bissinger and the Edwin and Ruth Burgess endowments enhance our annual University allocations and ensure that our rare book collections remain vital.

Our printed collections span more than years from 52 incunabula–books printed before –to modern first on: P.O.

BoxPullman WA, Rare Comic Books features a large selection of back issues of comic book classics and a very rare inventory from the late 70's, 80's, and the 90's. Buy here your rare and hard to find Superman and Action Comics, Detective and Batman Comic Books, Swamp Thing, Todd McFarlane's Spawn, The Amazing Spiderman, Incredible Hulk, X-men, Fantastic Four.

Please note that we buy as well as sell rare books and sell books 'on consignment' [for commission], in these and other areas. Books with a value of over £ pounds may be purchased by instalments, by prior agreement, though the item remains the property of London Rare Books until the balance has been fully paid.

This British law book recently came through our studio for treatment. The conservation procedures were minimal, involving a few repairs to the binding and preliminary pages; however, the client opted to have a custom clamshell box made as well.

Tagged: book conservation, rare books, repairing books, book repair, book collecting. The World’s Most Expensive Books. Recently, a rare first-edition copy of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” sold for $90, at auction, mainly because the title was misspelled and the book itself contained typos.

While $90, is a lot of money, that price tag is minuscule compared to what the books on this list have sold for. Mednyánszky says she paid little attention to the book's sale at the time, assuming it would be purchased by another collector.

But last spring, while auditing a class taught by Johns Hopkins Professor Earle Havens, Mednyánszky listened with interest while Havens described a rare book the university had recently acquired. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch.

Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle. The choice: one of the extremely rare books that can be documented as having belonged to Jonathan Dickinson (), the first President of the College of New Jersey. At its modest beginning in in Dickinson’s parsonage in Elizabeth, the college consisted of the president, one tutor, and eight or ten students.

Information related to COVID Due to COVID, the reading room at Special Collections, Firestone is closed until further notice. The Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library Reading Room is now closed for renovation, though due to COVID, the timeline of the renovation may ton University is actively monitoring the situation and the evolving guidance from.

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We have consistently offered one of the finest selections of rare and antiquarian books in the Southeast and provide Library Design and Collection Development among our services.If you love books then following this couple from 20+ years ago into the used and rare book collecting world is a treat to read.

Their journey stumbling into book collecting becomes the reader's journey as they learn the fickle world of rare bookshops, first editions, dealers, collectors, auctions, and beyond/5.

ImpalaPrints. Antique Rare Books and Prints Perfect Gift Ideas London, United Kingdom | Purchased item: For example we recently sold an s poetry book to a customer from the USA. The book had previously been owned by a school head mistress and through the inscription on the inside cover we were able to research her long and 5/5().