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Scandinavian Antique Leather-Bound Books, 2000 Books in Brown And Red Available
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
-size antique leather-bound books. This lot of books on literature from Sweden are wrapped in leather
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Early 20th Century Swedish British Colonial Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

Essays on the Study of Poetry & a Guide to English Literature by Matthew Arnold
Located in valatie, NY
Essays on the Study of Poetry and a Guide to English Literature By Matthew Arnold. Macmillan
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Early 1900s American Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Collection of 100 Swedish Antique Leather-Bound Books, Run for Bookshelves
Located in Atlanta, GA
An attractive collection of 100 Swedish antique leather-bound books. This set of 1920's literature
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Early 20th Century Swedish Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

Set Of Antique Fiction Books, Popular Tales, Maria Edgeworth, English, Georgian
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a set of 3 antique fiction books, Popular Tales by Maria Edgeworth. An English language
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Early 19th Century British Georgian Antique Literature Books

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Paper

1872 Chambers's Miscellany of Instructive and Entertaining Tracts - 8 Volumes
By William Chambers 1
Located in Morristown, NJ
literature. Subjects covered include, the romance of geology, the history of the slave trade, Joan of Arc
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1870s Scottish Edwardian Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

1924 A Passage to India
By E.M. Forster 1
Located in Bath, GB
literature. An impressive first edition of one of the greatest works of 20th century literature. In the
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1920s British Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • 1924 A Passage to India
  • Antique 1924 A Passage to India
  • 1924 A Passage to India
  • Antique 1924 A Passage to India
H 8 in W 2 in D 5 in
Sleeping Beauty and other fairy tales by Sir A. Q. Couch, Edmund Dulac illustr.
Located in Middletown, NY
the end of the 1930s." (100 Great Books Famous in Children's Literature. Chicago, Univ. of Chicago
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Early 20th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

Wind in the Willows, by Kenneth Grahame, First Edition with Dust Jacket
Located in Middletown, NY
readers and critics. (One Hundred Books Famous in Children's Literature, p. 210) Nonetheless The Wind in
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Early 20th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Paper

William Wordsworth a Biography by Edwin Paxton Hood, 1856, First Edition
By Edwin Paxton Hood
Located in valatie, NY
literature. NPT Books a division of N.P. Trent Antiques has a large collection of used and out of print books
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Mid-19th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

The Complete Angler by Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton, Edited by Harris Nicolas
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
. The 1676 edition has been among the most often reprinted books in English literature. The Compleat
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1880s English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

The Complete Angler by Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton, Edited by Harris Nicolas
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
edition has been among the most often reprinted books in English literature. The Compleat Angler remains
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1860s English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

1921 Monday or Tuesday
By Virginia Woolf
Located in Bath, GB
designed a number of dust jackets for books published by the Hogarth Press, in addition to illustrating
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1920s British Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • 1921 Monday or Tuesday
  • 1921 Monday or Tuesday
  • 1921 Monday or Tuesday
  • 1921 Monday or Tuesday
H 7.5 in W 1 in D 5 in
1889-96 Cope's Smoke-Room Booklets
Located in Bath, GB
throughout. One folding plate to 'James Thomson'. This set contains a variety of literature relating to
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Late 19th Century British Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • 1889-96 Cope's Smoke-Room Booklets
  • 1889-96 Cope's Smoke-Room Booklets
  • 1889-96 Cope's Smoke-Room Booklets
  • 1889-96 Cope's Smoke-Room Booklets
H 7.5 in W 15 in D 5 in
George Cruikshank's Magazine – 2 issues
Located in Middletown, NY
triumph of mental vigour over bodily infirmity that the history of literature recalls ... who yet by an
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Mid-19th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

  • George Cruikshank's Magazine – 2 issues
  • George Cruikshank's Magazine – 2 issues
  • George Cruikshank's Magazine – 2 issues
  • George Cruikshank's Magazine – 2 issues
H 8.75 in W 5.63 in D 0.75 in
Pliny, Gaius Secundus: HISTORIE OF THE WORLD
Located in Middletown, NY
incomplete. It comprises thirty-seven books dealing with mathematics and physics, geography and astronomy
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Early 17th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Located in Middletown, NY
"Hatchards J87 Piccadilly" to front end paper. Widely considered the "father of English literature
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Late 18th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway, First Trade Edition, in Dust Jacket
By Ernest Hemingway
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. Hemingway published seven novels, six short story collections
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1920s American Modern Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Edgar Chahine / Gongourt Bros. – Soeur Philomène
Located in Middletown, NY
illustrated many books, beginning in 1905 with Anatole France's Histoire Comique, and for authors such as
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Early 19th Century French Antique Literature Books

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Copper

This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Located in Middletown, NY
University who dabbles in literature and engages in a series of romances with flappers. The novel explores
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Early 20th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Gold Leaf

Large Antique Photo Album with Wooden Carved Cover, Brienz ca. 1900
Located in Berghuelen, DE
cm) Literature Reference: Peter F. Blackman, Black Forest Woodcarvings, Atglen 2009 Jay Arenski
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Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Antique Literature Books

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Wood

Three Lives by Gertrude Stein, First Edition, First Printing
Located in Middletown, NY
time and influenced by French literature, but it is considered Stein's formally most accessible work
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Early 20th Century American Antique Literature Books

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Canvas, Paper

Petrarch — Phisicke against Fortune
Located in Middletown, NY
Literature). Condition: Very Good.
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16th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

  • Petrarch — Phisicke against Fortune
  • Petrarch — Phisicke against Fortune
  • Petrarch — Phisicke against Fortune
  • Petrarch — Phisicke against Fortune
H 2 in W 7.5 in D 5.63 in
1760 Paradise Lost and Paradise Regain'd
By John Milton
Located in Bath, GB
expulsion from the Garden of Eden. The poem is considered to be one of the greatest works of literature ever
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1760s European Antique Literature Books

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Paper

"A Biography of William Wordsworth" by Edwin Paxton Hood, 1856
By Edwin Paxton Hood
Located in valatie, NY
Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature
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Mid-19th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Paper

1906-07 The Writings of Mark Twain
By Mark Twain
Located in Bath, GB
great influence over American literature. 'The Innocents Abroad', Volumes I and II. Each volume is
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Early 1900s British Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • 1906-07 The Writings of Mark Twain
  • 1906-07 The Writings of Mark Twain
  • 1906-07 The Writings of Mark Twain
  • 1906-07 The Writings of Mark Twain
H 8 in W 50 in D 5.5 in
BODE - GROOT. Complete Work of Rembrandt. 8 vols. ALL FIRST EDITIONS - 1897-1906
Located in Hillsborough, NJ
) Edmund de Rothschild (1916-2009) The Trustees of Exbury House. LITERATURE: Rothschild Archive, London
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1890s French Antique Literature Books

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Leather

Works of Alexander Pope Leatherbound in 9 Volumes Published 1757
Located in San Francisco, CA
literature by an important British personality.
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Mid-18th Century English Georgian Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

1917-36 The Golden Bough
By James George Frazer
Located in Bath, GB
' which adds supplementary evidence from recent literature as well as new scientific research which Frazer
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Early 20th Century European Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • 1917-36 The Golden Bough
  • 1917-36 The Golden Bough
  • 1917-36 The Golden Bough
  • 1917-36 The Golden Bough
H 9 in W 30 in D 6 in
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Second Ed., Tipped-in Signature, 1850
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
stands as one of the high water marks of nineteenth century American Literature. With the success of this
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1850s American Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Hand-colored 16th century copy of the famous Moerentorf Bible
By Henry Moret
Located in ZWIJNDRECHT, NL
colored by a contemporary hand. Literature: Darlow & Moule 3300; Biblia Sacra 1599; USTC 402496; not in
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16th Century Belgian Baroque Antique Literature Books

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Wood, Paper

  • Hand-colored 16th century copy of the famous Moerentorf Bible
  • Hand-colored 16th century copy of the famous Moerentorf Bible
  • Hand-colored 16th century copy of the famous Moerentorf Bible
  • Hand-colored 16th century copy of the famous Moerentorf Bible
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H 13 in W 10.63 in D 4.34 in
Sixty Years A Queen The Story Of Her Majesty's Reign, 1st Ed
Located in valatie, NY
in politics, science, literature, art, and warfare. Those, or the descendants of them, whose
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Late 19th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

Cyprien Berard - Lord Ruthwen, ou Les Vampires - 1820 - FIRST FRENCH EDITION
Located in Hillsborough, NJ
Montaclair, in: The Vampire in French Literature 1820-1868, p. 109). SCARCE - RBH locate only two copies
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1820s French Antique Literature Books

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Leather

Dutch Luther Bible with fine hand-coloured and highlighted in gold illustrations
By Claes Jansz. Visscher (II)
Located in ZWIJNDRECHT, NL
. [18], 278; 112; 70; 132 ll. LITERATURE: Darlow & Moule 3311; Poortman Bijbel en Prent I, pp. 137-139
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1640s Dutch Dutch Colonial Antique Literature Books

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Gold

Ovid, Lettres Des Amoureuses, Art Nouveau Illustrations, Binding by R. Kieffer
Located in Middletown, NY
One of the forever-classics of world literature interpreted in a highly decorative Art Nouveau
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Early 20th Century French Antique Literature Books

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Gold Leaf

1894-1949 The Yellow Book: An Illustrated Quarterly
By Aubrey Beardsley
Located in Bath, GB
' by Netta Syrett', 'Reticence in Literature' by Hubert Crackanthorpe', and 'An Epigram', by William
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Early 20th Century British Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England. circa 1759. in Two Volumes
Located in Victoria, BC
upon English literature.
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1750s English Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

1848-1857 Dombey and Son, David Copperfield, Little Dorrit
By Charles Dickens
Located in Bath, GB
editions in book form of three works of literature from iconic Victorian novelist Charles Dickens, in
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Mid-19th Century British Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Renée Mauperin by the Goncourt Bros., Original Tissot Etching, Signed
Located in Middletown, NY
you come by one morning, I will pay your bill and give you some books] Illustrations by James
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Late 19th Century French Antique Literature Books

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Gold Leaf

M.J. Pierpont Morgan Collection of French Porcelains, Personal Limited Edition
Located in Middletown, NY
, literature and time + 50 color plates with rice paper guards inscribed with legend; some offset to verso of
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Early 20th Century Antique Literature Books

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Leather, Paper

Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway, First Edition, Later Printing, 1929
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Literature in 1954. Hemingway published seven novels, six short story collections, and two non-fiction works
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1920s American Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Baudelaire's Fleurs Du Mal, Beautifully Illustrated and with Original Drawing
By Charles Baudelaire
Located in Middletown, NY
original format as issued by the publisher. Considered one of the masterpieces of French literature, Les
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Early 20th Century Antique Literature Books

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Paint, Paper

Life of Andrew Jackson by James Parton 3-Volume Leather Set, 1876
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
publish books on Benjamin Butler, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Voltaire. He is best known
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1870s North American Antique Literature Books

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Leather

Richard Henry Dana - Two Years Before the Mast, First Edition 1840
Located in London, GB
, Harper & Brothers N.Y. 1840. A very important classic of American literature. The book records Dana's
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1840s American Early Victorian Antique Literature Books

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Paper

Tarzan and the Lion Man by Edgar Rice Burroughs 1st Edition
By Edgar Rice Burroughs
Located in Dallas, TX
is considered a Classic of literature and is the author’s best-known work. Tarzan has been called one
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Early 20th Century American Art Deco Antique Literature Books

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Paper

"Salmon and Trout" by Dean Sage and Others, First Edition, 1902
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
example of American angling sport literature. The book was created as a fisherman’s guide to both the
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Early 1900s American Antique Literature Books

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Paper

The Life of Francis Marion by Simms, 1855
Located in Dallas, TX
the work and begun to reconsider its merits as both an historical document and a work of literature
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Mid-19th Century American American Classical Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • The Life of Francis Marion by Simms, 1855
  • The Life of Francis Marion by Simms, 1855
  • The Life of Francis Marion by Simms, 1855
  • The Life of Francis Marion by Simms, 1855
H 7.6 in W 5.25 in D 1.25 in
Japanese Complete ‘Noh Play’ Production, Houshou School 22 Books and Box, 1853
Located in South Burlington, VT
of a kind Japanese Complete "Noh Play" Production as written in 22 Woodblock books from the Utai Bon
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Mid-19th Century Japanese Edo Antique Literature Books

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Wood, Paper

Hall Stand by Coalbrookdale in cast iron by Christopher Dresser
By Christopher Dresser, Coalbrookdale Foundry
Located in North Miami, FL
iron. Origin England. Good condition. Literature: W. Halén, Christopher Dresser, London, 1990, p.51
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19th Century English Victorian Antique Literature Books

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Iron

1894 original poster by Ogé for the Exposition Internationale du Livre
Located in PARIS, FR
. Designed to promote the international exhibition dedicated to books and paper industries, Ogé's poster
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1890s Antique Literature Books

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Lithograph, Paper, Linen

Pair of English Mid-19th Century Porcelain Mounted Thuyawood Cabinets
Located in London, GB
. Dimensions: H: 44.5 in / 113 cm | W: 48.5 in / 123 cm | D: 17.5 in / 44 cm Literature: Payne
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19th Century English Antique Literature Books

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Ormolu

Rare pair of 19th Century Gustavian Faux Bamboo Chairs
By Ephraim Stahl
Located in Mjöhult, SE
-18th century. Ephraim Sthal certainly studied current pattern books or used an imported chair as a
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Early 19th Century Swedish Gustavian Antique Literature Books

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Wood

Portrait of Thomas Cooper Gotch, 19th Century Oil Painting
Located in London, GB
shared a passionate interest in literature, plays and books. Tom called Jane his ‘sister confessor’ and
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1880s English School Antique Literature Books

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Canvas, Oil

A Study of Thomas Cooper Gotch, 19th Century Graphite Sketch
Located in London, GB
School. They shared a passionate interest in literature, plays and books. Tom called Jane his ‘sister
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Mid-19th Century English School Antique Literature Books

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Graphite

The Kite, Bird of Prey, Antique Wood Engraving, circa 1860
Located in Langweer, NL
Christian teachings. Founded in 1699, the Committee of General Literature and Education of the Society for
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1860s Antique Literature Books

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Paper

  • The Kite, Bird of Prey, Antique Wood Engraving, circa 1860
  • The Kite, Bird of Prey, Antique Wood Engraving, circa 1860
  • The Kite, Bird of Prey, Antique Wood Engraving, circa 1860
  • The Kite, Bird of Prey, Antique Wood Engraving, circa 1860
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H 12.6 in W 9.65 in D 0 in
18th Century Swedish Rococo Buffet
Located in Mjöhult, SE
-known author of beautifully published books about Swedish 18th - 19th-century interiors and furniture
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18th Century Swedish Rococo Antique Literature Books

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Pine

  • 18th Century Swedish Rococo Buffet
  • 18th Century Swedish Rococo Buffet
  • 18th Century Swedish Rococo Buffet
  • 18th Century Swedish Rococo Buffet
H 40.16 in W 46.46 in D 24.81 in
Pair of Bonheur Du Jours With Lacquer Panels, by Henry Dasson
By Henry Dasson
Located in Brighton, West Sussex
. French, dated 1880. Literature: Mestdagh, Camille. L’Ameublemenet d’Art Français. pp 168-169. Bourne
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19th Century French Louis XVI Antique Literature Books

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Marble, Ormolu

Antique Steel Engraved Print of People Crossing a Ford, circa 1875
Located in Langweer, NL
Daniel Appleton (December 10, 1785 – March 27, 1849), who opened a general store which included books. He
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19th Century Antique Literature Books

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Paper

French Empire Gilt Bronze Allegorical Clock of the Astronomical Sciences
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
completely decorated with roses and a library of books along the bottom. The actual base of the clock is
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Early 19th Century French Empire Antique Literature Books

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Bronze

19th Century Antique English Mahogany Marine Barometer signed Nixon
By Nixon
Located in Devon, GB
instrument hangs on a good brass gimbal. Literature: The name Nixon is not recorded as a maker of
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19th Century British George IV Antique Literature Books

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Mahogany

Antique Print of Pendennis Castle, near Falmouth, Cornwall, England, 1879
Located in Langweer, NL
), who opened a general store which included books. He published his first book in 1831. The company's
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19th Century Antique Literature Books

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Paper

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Antique Literature Books For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of antique literature books for sale on 1stDibs. Frequently made of paper, wood and animal skin, all antique literature books available were constructed with great care. Antique literature books have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century. Baroque, Victorian and Georgian antique literature books are consistently popular styles. Many antique literature books are appealing in their simplicity, but Edwin Paxton Hood, Claude Galle and Edgar Rice Burroughs produced popular antique literature books that are worth a look.

How Much are Antique Literature Books?

Antique literature books can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price at 1stDibs is $4,484, while the lowest priced sells for $90 and the highest can go for as much as $488,500.