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6V Collectible History DECORATIVE ANTIQUE HISTORY Gilt

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6V Collectible History DECORATIVE ANTIQUE HISTORY Gilt
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6V Collectible History DECORATIVE ANTIQUE HISTORY Gilt Decorative Endpapers Plates Shepp Photographs of the World Cities of Northern Italy Grant Allen George C Williamson Photogravure Duogravure Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy Jacob Burckhardt Napoleon the Little Victor Hugo First English Edition Spain and the Spaniards Edmondo de Amicis

Book Details: This lot consists of six decorative antique volumes featuring history, as shown in the corresponding images. Titles found in this group include:

Cities of Northern Italy, by Grant Allen and George C. Williamson, 1912; red cloth, gilt, pictorial design; “With a Photogravure Frontispiece and Sixty-four Full Page Plates in Duogravureâ€.

The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy, by Jacob Burckhardt, Authorized Translation by S. G. C. Middlemore, 1892; gilt lettering; decorative endpapers; cracked hinges, writing to endpapers.

Napoleon the Little, by Victor Hugo, 1852; first English edition; marbled paper and leather, gilt lettering.

Spain and the Spaniards, by Edmondo de Amicis, Translated from the Tenth Edition of the Italian by Stanley Rhoads Yarnall, 1895. Complete in two volumes; beautiful cream cloth and gilt bindings with heavy red cloth dust jackets; profusely illustrated, tissue-guarded plates, some illustrations from photographs; soiling to dust jacket, age toning to pages, volume II has moisture markings and red transfer from jacket to front board and front endpapers.

Shepp’s Photographs of the World…Collected from Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, North America, South America, and the Pacific Islands, Representing the World as It Exists Today, Carefully Arranged and Appropriately Explained by James W. Shepp and Daniel B. Shepp. Sold by Subscription Only, 1891; silver spine lettering; decorative endpapers, profusely illustrated from photographs; cracked hinges.
Condition / Notes: This collection shows well, with some typical indications of age and wear, including shelfwear and rubbing. Bindings and text blocks are sound. Text and illustrations are clear and legible. Please see individual descriptions for more information.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50
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6V Collectible History DECORATIVE ANTIQUE HISTORY Gilt

Estimate $70 - $200
Apr 07, 2019
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Starting Price $10
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5057: 6V Collectible History DECORATIVE ANTIQUE HISTORY Gilt

Sold for $50
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Est. $70 - $200Starting Price $10
Modern 1sts, Limited Editions Club, Hemingway
Apr 07, 2019 11:00 AM EDT
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6V Collectible History DECORATIVE ANTIQUE HISTORY Gilt Decorative Endpapers Plates Shepp Photographs of the World Cities of Northern Italy Grant Allen George C Williamson Photogravure Duogravure Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy Jacob Burckhardt Napoleon the Little Victor Hugo First English Edition Spain and the Spaniards Edmondo de Amicis

Book Details: This lot consists of six decorative antique volumes featuring history, as shown in the corresponding images. Titles found in this group include:

Cities of Northern Italy, by Grant Allen and George C. Williamson, 1912; red cloth, gilt, pictorial design; “With a Photogravure Frontispiece and Sixty-four Full Page Plates in Duogravureâ€.

The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy, by Jacob Burckhardt, Authorized Translation by S. G. C. Middlemore, 1892; gilt lettering; decorative endpapers; cracked hinges, writing to endpapers.

Napoleon the Little, by Victor Hugo, 1852; first English edition; marbled paper and leather, gilt lettering.

Spain and the Spaniards, by Edmondo de Amicis, Translated from the Tenth Edition of the Italian by Stanley Rhoads Yarnall, 1895. Complete in two volumes; beautiful cream cloth and gilt bindings with heavy red cloth dust jackets; profusely illustrated, tissue-guarded plates, some illustrations from photographs; soiling to dust jacket, age toning to pages, volume II has moisture markings and red transfer from jacket to front board and front endpapers.

Shepp’s Photographs of the World…Collected from Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, North America, South America, and the Pacific Islands, Representing the World as It Exists Today, Carefully Arranged and Appropriately Explained by James W. Shepp and Daniel B. Shepp. Sold by Subscription Only, 1891; silver spine lettering; decorative endpapers, profusely illustrated from photographs; cracked hinges.
Condition / Notes: This collection shows well, with some typical indications of age and wear, including shelfwear and rubbing. Bindings and text blocks are sound. Text and illustrations are clear and legible. Please see individual descriptions for more information.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50

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