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1.

The Rogues and Rogueries of New-York. A Full and Complete Exposure of All the Swindles and Rascalities Carried on or Originated in the Metropolis.

New York: J. C. Haney & Co. Publishers 1865. First Edition. viii, 118, [1] pages. Original yellow printed wrappers (chipped and worn with old tape repair internally on front cover). Illustrated with wood engravings. Good. Wraps.

Sabin 72772. Also known in a light blue printed cover. No copies for... more>
The Rogues and Rogueries of New-York. A Full and Complete Exposure of All the Swindles and Rascalities Carried on or Originated in the Metropolis.
 
Item #23998
Price: $450.00  
2.

Temperance Songs, Glees, Etc., Selected Expressly for the Temperance Mass Meeting at Media August 13, 1868

Chester, [PA]: Spencer & Miller, Printers [1868]. First Edition. [1]-20 pages plus wrappers. 3 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches. Original printed yellow wrappers. Creasing, minor soiling to wrappers. Creased vertically, perhaps for mailing. Good. Wraps.

No copies online. None on OCLC. Not at AAS. Not in Rare Book Hub. Spencer... more>
Temperance Songs, Glees, Etc., Selected Expressly for the Temperance Mass Meeting at Media August 13, 1868
 
Item #23997
Price: $95.00  
3.

Gnomonique Elementaire

A. Lille et A. Paris: Chez Vanackere et Chez Courcier 1806. First Edition. [6], 26 pages plus 10 figures on four folding plates. Plates marked "Durig, a Lille" 8vo. Original pink wrappers. Marginal worming not affecting text or images. Spine paper cracked, cords holding. Rare in the original wrappers. Very... more>
Gnomonique Elementaire
 
Item #24009
Price: $295.00  
4.

Photographic Emulsion Technique

Boston: American Photographic Publishing Co. 1948. First Edition. xiii, 341 pages. 5 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches. Blue cloth in a blue dust jacket with image of microscopically enlarged emulsion. Dust jacket price clipped. Previous owner name "H. D. Hineline" on front pastedown endpaper. Spine sunned. Bright and clean internally... more>
Photographic Emulsion Technique
 
Item #24040
Price: $115.00  
5.

The Evolution of Technology

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1988. First Edition. viii, 248 pages. Small 8vo. Original black cloth with embossed front cover decorations. Old price erasure, previous owner's name, otherwise a bright clean copy. Very Good. Cloth. more>
 
Item #24006
Price: $40.00  
6.

Traite de La Construction et des Principaux usages des Instrumens de Mathematique avec les Figures necessaires pour l'intelligence de ce Traite. Dedie a son Altesse Royale, Monseigneur Le Duc D'Orleans

A Paris: Chez Jean Boudot, Jacques Collombay, et Jean Boudot fils rue S. Jacques 1709. First Edition. [8], 347, [6] pages + 28 plates. 8vo. Full calf binding with red spine label, raised bands and gilt decorations. Light rubbing to leather, stain to front leather lower right. Speckled edges. Previous... more>
Traite de La Construction et des Principaux usages des Instrumens de Mathematique avec les Figures necessaires pour l'intelligence de ce Traite. Dedie a son Altesse Royale, Monseigneur Le Duc D'Orleans
 
Item #24011
Price: $3,500.00  
7.

Twenty Considerations against SIN, by The Eminently pious, greatly learned, and venerable DIVINE Mr. Robert Bolton extracted from that judicious, close, and practical Treatise of His, entitled, Instructions for a right comforting afflicted Consciences.

Philadelphia: William Bradford 1753. First Edition. [1]-27, [1-blank] pages. Signatures: A-C D² (D2 verso blank). 5 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches. Self-wrappers. Stitched, with thread mostly detached. Pages 26/7 have heavy staining at the gutter, with a few losses to paper and letters on page 27. Owner's signature at top... more>
Twenty Considerations against SIN, by The Eminently pious, greatly learned, and venerable DIVINE Mr. Robert Bolton extracted from that judicious, close, and practical Treatise of His, entitled, Instructions for a right comforting afflicted Consciences.
 
Item #23996
Price: $175.00  
8.

The Bryan Richmond-Dodd Collection of Philosophical Apparatus & Scientific Glassware with supplement of Scientific Instruments from the Von Rothschild Collection

South Kensington: Christie's [ Christies ] 1999. First Edition. 124 pages. 8 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches. 175+ lots. Color photos throughout. Upper corner bumped. Otherwise bright and clean. The Rothschild Collection has some spectacular instruments in it (one microscope estimated at 130-200 thousand). The Dodd collection has some wonderful... more>
The Bryan Richmond-Dodd Collection of Philosophical Apparatus & Scientific Glassware with supplement of Scientific Instruments from the Von Rothschild Collection
 
Item #24046
Price: $50.00  
9.

Brass & Glass: Scientific Instrument Making Workshops in Scotland As Illustrated by Instruments from the Arthur Frank Collection at the Royal Museum

National Museums of Scotland 1989. First Edition. xiii, 320 pages. 8 x 11 1/2 inches. Original illustrated wrappers. Small tear to the front wrapper at head of panel. Bright and clean internally. Near Fine. Wraps.

From the reference library of Philip Stanley (collector, scientific instrument dealer) with his inventory... more>
Brass & Glass: Scientific Instrument Making Workshops in Scotland As Illustrated by Instruments from the Arthur Frank Collection at the Royal Museum
 
Item #24065
Price: $135.00  
10.

Technique Volume VIII [ MIT Class Yearbook for the Class of 1894 ]

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1894. First Edition. 284 pages plus 40 pages of advertisements. 7 1/2 x 10 inches. Original blue cloth spine and grey cloth boards. Plain blue cloth spine. Binding approaching loose. Many plates which illustrate fraternity logos, professional societies, and personages. Alma Mater music insert... more>
Technique Volume VIII [ MIT Class Yearbook for the Class of 1894 ]
 
Item #23994
Price: $75.00  
11.

Cartes De Visite in Nineteenth Century Photography

Gettysburg, Pennsylvannia: W. C. Darrah [ William Culp Darrah ] 1981. First Edition. [6], 221 pages. 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches. Original red cloth binding. SIGNED by Darrah on the title page. A bright clean copy in a bright white dust jacket with small tear lower rear edge. Fine... more>
Cartes De Visite in Nineteenth Century Photography
 
Item #23984
Price: $45.00  
12.

The World of Stereographs

Gettysburg, Pennsylvannia: W. C. Darrah, Publisher [ William Culp Darrah ] 1981. First Edition. [6], 246, [1] pages. 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches. Original green cloth binding. SIGNED by Darrah on the title page. A bright clean copy internally. Textured white dust jacket printed in green lettering has minor... more>
The World of Stereographs
 
Item #23985
Price: $50.00  
13.

Observations on Air Found in the Pleura, in a case of Pneumato-Thorax ; with Experiments on the Absorption of Different Kinds of Air introduced into the Pleura

London: William Nicol 1823. First Edition. [2], 21 pages. 4to. Disbound. Ex Libris stamp Edinensis Medicae Societatis in several places. Inscribed at head of title page "The Royal Medical Society from the author" and in pencil the number 2. Apparently extracted from a bound volume, this is the offprint issue... more>
Observations on Air Found in the Pleura, in a case of Pneumato-Thorax ; with Experiments on the Absorption of Different Kinds of Air introduced into the Pleura
 
Item #24071
Price: $125.00  
14.

Citizen Kane - Documentary Film Group

[ unknown ]: [ unknown ] c1946. 6 pages plus printed cover. Stapled. A review of the famous 1941 film by Orson Welles. Photomechanically reproduced. Very Good. Wraps.

A six page rather thorough film study review of Citizen Kane. The front page reads like an advertisement. The second page... more>
Citizen Kane - Documentary Film Group
 
Item #24044
Price: $75.00  
15.

Edison Life : Business : Social

Boston, Mass. Edison Electric Illuminating Company 1921. First Edition. 316 pages. 8vo. Red buckram cloth with gilt volume and date lettering and black spine label. A collection of what appears to be 12 issues of this internal publication of the Edison Electric Illuminating Company. The first issue has the original... more>
Edison Life : Business : Social
 
Item #24025
Price: $125.00  
16.

On New Compounds of carbon and hydrogen, and on certain other products obtained during the decompisition of oil by heat.

[ London ]: [ Philosophical Transactions ] 1825. [439]-466 pages. 4to. 8 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Extracted from the Philosophical Transactions, 1825 (Vol 115, pp 440-466) and now sewn into marbleized wrappers with blank sympathetic front and rear endpapers. Bright, clean, and wide margined example. Near Fine. Wraps.

... more>
On New Compounds of carbon and hydrogen, and on certain other products obtained during the decompisition of oil by heat.
 
Item #24072
Price: $500.00  
17.

Experimental Researches in Electricity, Third Series

London: Richard Taylor, Red Lion Court, Fleet Street 1833. First Edition. [2], 23-54 plus one plate. 4to. 8 1/8 x 10 inches. The offprint issue, but extracted from a bound volume (trimmed, spotted page edges, stitching loose). INSCRIBED by Faraday "To Amedeo Avogadro, x x x, of Turin, from the... more>
Experimental Researches in Electricity, Third Series
 
Item #24073
Price: $3,750.00  
18.

Ohio Photographers 1839-1900

Nevada City: Carl Mautz Publishing 1998. First Edition. xii, 115 pages. Original green cloth and green printed dust jacket. INSCRIBED by Gagel "John - Thanks for all your assistance Diane VanSkiver Gagel" on the second flyleaf. Lower corner tips bumped, otherwise a bright clean copy. Near Fine / Near Fine... more>
Ohio Photographers 1839-1900
 
Item #23987
Price: $45.00  
19.

Gnomonique mise a la portée de tout le monde, ou méthode simple et aisée pour tracer des cadrans solaires, dans laquelle on trouvera des tables calculées depuis un degré de déclinaison tant orientale qu'occidentale jusqu'au 90e. d. pour les différens angles horaires, pris au centre du cadran; commencées au 43e. d. 18 m. de latitude jusqu'au 51e. qui comprennent tout le royaume de France & les pays qui sont entre les mêmes paralleles. Avec une table alphabétique des principales villes, & la figure & l'explication des instrumens nécessaires pour l'opération

A. Marseille: Chez Jean Mossy 1773. x, [2], 460 pages including tables + 11 illustrations on 5 plates. 8vo. 1/4 leather over marbled boards. Marbling worn, overall minor wear to the binding. Marbled endpapers dampstained. Marbled page edges. Unobtrusive occasional marginal dampstaining throughout. (pages 157-160 mis-numbered or bound out of... more>
Gnomonique mise a la portée de tout le monde, ou méthode simple et aisée pour tracer des cadrans solaires, dans laquelle on trouvera des tables calculées depuis un degré de déclinaison tant orientale qu'occidentale jusqu'au 90e. d. pour les différens angles horaires, pris au centre du cadran; commencées au 43e. d. 18 m. de latitude jusqu'au 51e. qui comprennent tout le royaume de France & les pays qui sont entre les mêmes paralleles. Avec une table alphabétique des principales villes, & la figure & l'explication des instrumens nécessaires pour l'opération
 
Item #24008
Price: $300.00  
20.

Early trade label of Hagger & Brother of No 59 Pratt, and 63 South Streets, Baltimore, Manufacturers and Importers of Mathematical, Optical & Philosophical Instruments

Baltimore [ Maryland ]: Hagger & Brother c1842-1859. Approx 4 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches on wove paper. Letterpress trade label with woodblock illustration of scientific instruments "Mathematical & Optical" by Hurton? at top center, a barometer top right, and a thermometer top left. Trimmed to the decorative border. Minor... more>
Early trade label of Hagger & Brother of No 59 Pratt, and 63 South Streets, Baltimore, Manufacturers and Importers of Mathematical, Optical & Philosophical Instruments
 
Item #24070
Price: $225.00  
21.

2 laboratory notebooks, "Experimental Physiology" and "Animal Morphology" for student and eventual Homeopathic Physician Ralph W. Hayman at Boston University School of Medicine in 1902.

[ Boston Massachusetts ]: [ Boston University School of Medicine ] 1902. First Edition. 6 3/4 x 8 inches. Both notebooks have marbled paper covered boards with thin black cloth spines. The spines are worn and partially perished in both cases. "Experimental Physiology" is labeled Ralph W. Hayman, and "Weysse"... more>
2 laboratory notebooks, "Experimental Physiology" and "Animal Morphology" for student and eventual Homeopathic Physician Ralph W. Hayman at Boston University School of Medicine in 1902.
 
Item #23978
Price: $295.00  
22.

Institutiones astronomiae, scientiarumque conjunctarum, gnomonices, chronologiae, geographiae, artisque nauticae scholis privatis accommodatae

Trajecti ad Rhenum: Apud A. Van Paddenburg 1778. First Edition. VII, [1], 258, [2 - corrigenda] pages + 9 engraved tables. 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches. 8vo. Drab stiff paper wrappers. Creasing to first few pages. Un-trimmed. Lightly browned throughout, a nice copy. Very Good. Wraps.

Johann Friedrich... more>
Institutiones astronomiae, scientiarumque conjunctarum, gnomonices, chronologiae, geographiae, artisque nauticae scholis privatis accommodatae
 
Item #24010
Price: $450.00  
23.

Digital Information Processors : Selected Articles on Problems of Information Processing

New York: Interscience Publishers, Inc. 1962. First Edition. XXI, 740 pages. 8vo. Original green boards, no dust jacket. Mark from old taped spine label, now gone. Exlibrary United States Air Force AFCLR Library with a few stamps and pocket in rear. Very Good. Cloth.

Each article has titles in... more>
Digital Information Processors : Selected Articles on Problems of Information Processing
 
Item #24007
Price: $175.00  
24.

National Military Home Dayton

Dayton, Ohio: Keyes Souvenir Card Co c1908. 36 unnumbered leaves : all illustrations ; 26 x 32 cm (10 x 12 inches). Wrappers are brown paper printed in red with pasted on image of what appears to be a park. String bound (3 hole punches on each image). Worn at... more>
National Military Home Dayton
 
Item #24042
Price: $250.00  
25.

Tables astronomiques, dressées et mises en lumière par les ordres et par la magnificence de Louis le Grand : dans lesquelles on donne les mouvemens du Soleil, de la Lune, & des autres Planetes : la position des principales Étoiles fixes : la Méthode du Calcul Astronomique : la Description, la Construction, & l'Usage des Instrumens de l'Astronomie pratique moderne : et plusieurs Problemes utiles d'Astronomie et de Géographie : au Méridien de l'Observatoire Royal de Paris, sans lequel les Observations qui leur ont servi de fondement ont ete faites.

A Paris: Chez Montalant 1735. First Edition. [4], [v]-XX, 198, [2], 83, [1] pages. Plus 4 folding engraved plates in rear. Complete. 4to. Full leather with marbled endpapers. A binding copy with spine perished. Disbound, with front board and endpaper detached. A wide margined copy with dampstaining throughout. One plate... more>
Tables astronomiques, dressées et mises en lumière par les ordres et par la magnificence de Louis le Grand : dans lesquelles on donne les mouvemens du Soleil, de la Lune, & des autres Planetes : la position des principales Étoiles fixes : la Méthode du Calcul Astronomique : la Description, la Construction, & l'Usage des Instrumens de l'Astronomie pratique moderne : et plusieurs Problemes utiles d'Astronomie et de Géographie : au Méridien de l'Observatoire Royal de Paris, sans lequel les Observations qui leur ont servi de fondement ont ete faites.
 
Item #24012
Price: $275.00  


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