Rare, Miscellaneous
Alexander Gunn: Letters
Alexander Gunn
Letters
Hardcover      SKU: 1199618578

No. 326 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Full-bound in blue morocco. 5 raised bands. Top edge gilt. Handmade paper. Minor bumping and rubbing to boards.

The American Spelling Book: Containing the Rudiments of the English Language For the Use of Schools in the United States
The American Spelling Book: Containing the Rudiments of the English Language For the Use of Schools in the United States
Hardcover      SKU: 1199219312

RUDIMENTS OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS IN THE UNITED STATES. 1827, 16MO, 168PP. Quarterbound with leather spine, wood paper-covered boards. "The Revised Impression, with the Latest Corrections." Rippled from possible contact with moisture, a few corners are creased, otherwise very clean with no markings. Minor discoloration to endpapers, apparently offset from publisher's glue. Boards show signs of wear, with portions of blue paper missing from front (almost all of paper on rear intact) , and damp staining ; minor signs of shelfwear to spine; binding solid; overall in very good condition, especially for its age.

Annemann's Practical Mental Effects: A Comprehensive Collection of the Best Mental Tricks of Recent Years
Annemann's Practical Mental Effects
A Comprehensive Collection of the Best Mental Tricks of Recent Years
Hardcover      SKU: 281AKJ1021743

Red cloth boards. Jacket clean and crisp but for a tear to the fold between inside back flap and the back panel; also a dealer's sticker on the inside back flap.

A Bibliography of the Black Sparrow Press 1966-1978
A Bibliography of the Black Sparrow Press 1966-1978
Hardcover      ISBN: 087685465x

Signed by Authors

Building a Pro Bono Practice Group: Leading Lawyers on Serving the Community’s Legal Needs
Building a Pro Bono Practice Group
Leading Lawyers on Serving the Community’s Legal Needs
Paperback      ISBN: 0314289798
Cast Iron Automotive Toys
Cast Iron Automotive Toys
Hardcover      ISBN: 0764310771

Since the turn of the century, the automobile has captured the imaginations not only of adults, but of children as well. As quickly as the new vehicles rolled off the assembly lines, foundries were making thousands of cast iron miniatures of the most popular automobiles, trucks, and farm equipment of the day. Today, rare and exquisite cast iron toys are coveted by collectors of all ages. This book presents a delightful, in-depth study of the marvelous products of leading American cast iron toy manufacturers, including Kenton, Dent, Hubley, Arcade, Kilgore, Vindex, and A. C. Williams, along with select pieces by Champion, Globe, Grey Iron, Freidag, North and Judd, and Niederst. This spectacular collection includes the best in toys, original catalog advertisements, signage, manufacturers' marks, and much more. Over 850 magnificent toys are displayed, including automobiles, trucks, motorcycles, tractors, farm and construction equipment, and aeronautics, each with detailed photographs, exacting captions, price guide, and historical data on the manufacturing companies. Toy collectors, cast iron aficionados, and dealers will welcome this most complete book.

Chess Meets of the Century
Chess Meets of the Century
Paperback      SKU: 281AKJ1004622
China Bank Notes Pictorial Catalog
China Bank Notes Pictorial Catalog
by Wu Keyi
Hardcover      ISBN: 7543911841

A comprehensive, heavily illustrated catalog of Chinese "Four Bank" notes. Maroon cloth 4to with gilt titles. Clean, bright, & unmarked. 626 pages. Slipcase shows minor wear.

Cobb's Abridgement of J. Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language
Cobb's Abridgement of J. Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language
Hardcover      SKU: 119957029x

Leather-bound. Binding is holding. Boards show wear with heavy chipping to leather and boards, especially on corners and tail of spine. Foxing throughout. Front free endpapers are missing, book starts with title page ending with page 428 "VIS.

Commentaries on the Law of Agency As a Branch of Commercial and Maritime Jurisprudence Bwith Occasional Illustrations From the Civil and Foreign Law
Commentaries on the Law of Agency As a Branch of Commercial and Maritime Jurisprudence Bwith Occasional Illustrations From the Civil and Foreign Law
Hardcover      SKU: 281AKJ1015386

Leather rebacked, marbled covers, gilt on original spine label is very good. Page edges have faint toning and light 1/4'' stain at head. Text block edges heavily toned.