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1 Liu, Lin-gun and William A. Bassett Elements, Oxides, Silicates High-Pressure Phases with Implications for the Earth's Interior
Oxford Oxford Univesity Press 1986 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dj as Issued Large 4to 
250pgs. Blue Cloth, gilt lettering on the front panel. Silight wear to the corner tips, othewise an as new, unmarked copy. This comprehensive volume brings together in a well-organized format the vast experimental data on phase relationships in elements, oxides, and silicates at high temperatures and pressures. It also provides a useful introduction to the basic principles governing phase relationships and crystal structures of materials, and discusses how the data presented places constraints on possible earth models. 
Price: 35.00 USD
2 Gregory Long; Bret Morgan; James Ivory Historic Houses of the Hudson River Valley
New York Rizzoli 2008 0847826562 / 9780847826568 Third Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 9.9 x 1.1 x 11.2 inches 
256pgs. Brown Boards, gilt lettering on the spine. Illustrated endpapers. Near fine with only slight sunning to upper edge. Clean, square and tight throughout. Pictorial dust jacket has some rubbing to extremities. 100's of color illustrations of the most beautiful houses and estates of the Hudson River Valley. This book showcases a stunning array of three centuries of homes that are distinctive examples of the region's architecture. Thirty-three houses in the region, ranging from the earliest Dutch cottages still extant to the grand Gothic and Italianate revival, stately Georgian, Federal, and Beaux-Arts country homes of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries are shown here. 
Price: 95.00 USD
3 Le Cron, L.M. And Jean Bordeaux Hypnotism Today
New York Grune & Stratton 1957 Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good- Octavo 
278pgs. Blue Cloth.mottled covers, otherwise an internally clean, unmarked copy. foreword by Milton Erickson. Price-clipped jacket has chips on the spine. Two consulting psychologists have collaborated in writing this book that does away with wishful thinking, exploitation, condemnation and misrepresentation which have marked the development of hypnosis since days of mesmer. 
Price: 35.00 USD
4 Andersen, Hans Christian and Charles Perrault The Fairy Tales of Andersen and Perrault
New York Illustrated Editions First Thus Hardcover Very Good No Dj Octavo Harry Clarke 
251pgs. Blue and beige covers, embossed swan vignette on front panel. Wonderful black and white drawings by Harry Clarke throughout. A very well produced book. 
Price: 35.00 USD
5 Fuchs, Daniel Summer in Williamsburg
London Constable & Co. 1935 First English Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dj Octavo 
406pgs. Green cloth. Purple lettering. Previous owner book label on the front pastedown, light toning to the pages. Minor cover wear, overall a very nice copy of a scarce title. The book traces the Jewish-American experience of Brooklyn. He gives us a view of domestic and working lives of the period's Jewish tenement. 
Price: 95.00 USD
6 Ross, Janet and Nelly Erichsen The Story of Pisa
Covent Garden J.M. Dent & Sons 1909 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Nelly Erichsen 
417pgs. frontispiece with tissue guard. 41 illustrations. Light Blue boards with bright gilt embossed lettering and decorations. Previous owner bookplate and inscription on the front endpapers. Top edge gilt. Some waviness to the front and rear panels, internally light toning, otherwise clean and unmarked. A gorgeous volume from the Medieval Towns series published by Dent. The Spine and front panel decorations are outstanding. 
Price: 75.00 USD
7 Lillie, Arthur Buddhism in Christendom or Jesus, the Essene
London Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. 1887 First Edition Hardcover (thick covers) Very Good+ Octavo 
410pgs. frontispiece Brown Cloth, gilt lettering on the spine. illustrations throughout. Light wear to the extremities, otherwise a near fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
8 Dekker, Thomas (edited By F.P. Wilson The Plague Pamphlets of Thomas Dekker
England Oxford 1925 First Edition Hardcover Very good- 8vo 
268pgs. Dark Blue boarsd, gilt floral design on the cover. Prev. owner name on the front pastedown. The rear panel has a 2" vertical crease, othewrise this is a clean, unmarked copy. )Thomas Dekker was an English Elizabethan dramatist and pamphleteer, The Plague Pamplets were written perhaps during a period when plague closed his theatres. His first was The Wonderfull Yeare, a journalistic account of the death of Elizabeth, accession of James I, and the 1603 plague, that combined a wide variety of literary genres in an attempt to convey the extraordinary events of that year. 
Price: 75.00 USD
9 Power, Eileen Medieval English Nunneries C. 1275 to 1535
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1922 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- No Dust Jacket Thick 8vo 
724 pp. (incl. Bibliography and Index). Gray-brown cloth with gold lettering and shield on spine. Eight black and white full-page plates (incl. frontispiece) and fold-out map of the nunneries of England at the rear. Two pages of errata for other books follow the map. Pages untrimmed, top edge stained gray. Corners bumped, extremities rubbed, spine is lightly sun faded but lettering is bright and legible. Small stains on front board. Hinges tight and text block is secure. Endpapers heavily toned, text block evenly and lightly toned; otherwise, pages clean and unmarked througout. Prior owner's named stamped on front paste-down and title page. A nice, well-preserved copy. A portrait of everyday life and the people of English nunneries from 1275 to 1535 before the dissolution. The nunneries dealt with are drawn from all the monastic orders except the Gilbertine order. The inhabitants were fromupper and lower classes and not all came willingly or to follow a religious calling, but to seek refuge and/or some independence. 
Price: 125.00 USD
10 Kerenyi, C Asklepios Archetypal Image of the Physician's Existence
New York Pantheon 1959 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good- Quarto 
151pgs. Beige buckram, gilt lettering. 58 Black and white illustrations. light corner wear, otherwise a near fine, unmarked copy. Unclipped two toned pictorial jacket has a closed tear onthe upper edge, chip on the lower spine. in mylar sleeve. The author investigates the archetypal significance of the "Divine Physician", Asklepios, or Aesculapius, in the course of an explanation of the sacred sites of his cult. 
Price: 40.00 USD
11 De Unamuno, Miguel Our Lord Don Quxote The Life of Don Quixote and Sancho With Related Essays
Pinrceton, New Jersey Princeton University Press 1967 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Octavo 
553pgs. Light tan cloth with gilt lettering, black spine lable. Minor bulge of fabric on the upper edge, othewise as new, unmarked copy. Unclipped multi-color jacket has a small closed tear on the front panel, previous owner name on the rear panel.. This is Volume 3 of the Selected Works of Miguel de Unamuno of the Bollingen Series LXXXI.This comprehensive edition in English begins with a volume on the theme of Don Quixote, the greater part of which is devoted to The Life of Don Quixote and Sancho, followed by sixteen essays on diverse aspects of the Quixote motif. 
Price: 95.00 USD
12 Shakespeare, William The First Folio of Shakespeare: The Norton Facsimile
New York/London W. W. Norton & Company 1996 0393039854 / 9780393039856 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Folio 
928 pp. Red cloth with gold design and lettering on spine. Clean, square and tight throughout. In fine condition except for slight dye stains on top and bottom corners of fore-edge. Slip case has portrait of Shakespeare on front and a few small scrapes on rear and edges. Publisher's descriptive note laid in. Based on Folios in the Flolger Shakespeare Library Collection, and prepared by Charlton Hinman with a new introduction by Peter W. M. Blayney that incorporates more recent scholarship since the first edition was published. 
Price: 95.00 USD

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