Odd Volumes

Odd Volumes

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1 APPLETON & CO., D. Appleton's Dictionary of Machines, Mechanics, Engine-Work, and Engineering, Volume 2
New York D. Appleton & Company 1861 Later Edition Half-Leather G-VG No Dustjacket Issued 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Second volume only, of a two volume set. 960pp, hundreds of illustrations, folding-plates etc. Spine and corners in dark brown calf, gilt. Light brown cloth. Interior is clean, no staining. Binding is sound. Some folding plates have slight damage where they have been badly folded. Not a bad copy with wonderful illustrations and a solid appearance. Oversize and very heavy to ship. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 ARGENS, Jean Baptiste De Boyer, Marquis d' Lettres Juives Ou Correspondance Philisophique, Historique & Critique...: Volumes 3 & 4 [of 6]
The Hague Pierre Paupie 1742 New Edition Full Leather, Gilt Very Good  Small 8vo 
French language text. Two volumes, 3 & 4, from an edition of 6. Contemporary calf bindings. Five raised bands to spine with gilt titles and decoration. Titles on red leather labels. Bright, clean interiors. Tight bindings, no cracking to hinges. Minoir wear to leather only. Full details and descriptions avaialable. Weight, 520g.  
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 BEAVERBROOK, Baron Max Aitken Canada in Flanders; Volume II
London Hodder & Stoughton 1917 Fourth Edition Red Cloth VG+ No Dustjacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall 
Volume II in 'The official story of the Canadian expeditionary force' [of 2]. By Baron Beaverbrook [Max Aitken], 1879-1964. xx, 258pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Crease to bottom tip of p3, otherwise no damage or wear. Bright, clean cloth boards. Attractive copy. Weight, 275g. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 GAY, Peter & WEXLER, Victor G. - Editors Historians at Work: Volume III, Niebuhr to Maitland
New York, New York, U.S.A. HarperCollins Publishers 1975 0060114746 / 9780060114749 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Fine  VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Third volume in a series of four. Selections from the principal historical works of nineteenth century writers of history. Includes - Niebuhr, Ranke, Michelet, Macaulay, Marx, Burkhardt, Parkman, Adams, Mommsen and Maitland. 325pp. Bright, clean interion, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear at tips and corners. Weight, 700g.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 KELLER, Horst - Foreword Das Meisterwerk Kunstbetrachtung in Einzelinterpretationen: Dritter Band
Recklinghausen Aurel Bongers 1965 First Edition Laminated Pictorial Boards Good VG, or Better  No Dustjacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
German language text. 158pp, color plates. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Weight, 800g.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 LUTZELER, Heinrich - Foreword Das Meisterwerk Kunstbetrachtung in Einzelinterpretationen: Zweiter Band
Recklinghausen Aurel Bongers 1964 First Edition Laminated Pictorial Boards Good VG, or Better  No Dustjacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
German language text. 166pp, color plates. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Weight, 780g.  
Price: 12.00 USD
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7 MELVILLE, Lewis The Life of William Makepeace Thackeray: Volume 2
London Caxton Publishing Co. Reprint Edition Cloth VG+ No Dustjacket Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Second volume of a biography of William Makepeace Thackeray, 'The London Edition', Caxton Publishing. Navy blue cloth with light blue titles and decorations to front and gilt titles to spine. pp235-442, 3 photo plates, appencices. Bright, clean, unbmarked copy. Tight, square binding with only very minor wear to cloth. Weight, 328g. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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8 NOYES, Alfred Collected Poems, Volume 1
Edinburgh William Blackwood & Sons 1917 First Edition, Seventh Impression Cloth, Gilt Titles Near Fine  No Dustjacket 7.75" Tall 
This Volume includes 'The Loom of Years', 'The Flower of Old Japan', 'The Forest of Wild Thyme' and 'Forty Singing Seamen'. 334pp. Bright, clean copy with many pages unopened. Solid binding. No wear to green cloth boards. Good copy. Weight, 380g.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 PURUCKER, G. de The Esoteric Tradition: Volume II
Covina, CA Theosophical University Press 1940 Second Edition Cloth, Gilt Near Fine No Dustjacket Hardcover 24 Cm Tall 
Volume 2 only of a two volume set. 2nd edition, tall 8vo, pp593 - 1109, plus 71pp index to the two vols. Hardcover in red cloth with gilt titles to spine. Fine copy, tight, bright and clean with no cloth wear or corner bumps. No dustjacket. Weight, 1.024kg. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 SIMMONDS, W. H. The Practical Grocer: A Manual and Guide for the Grocer and Provision Merchant and Allied Trades, Volume 1
London Gresham Publishing 1907 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Good VG  No Dustjacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
First volume only of a manual and guide for for the Grocery Trade in Britain. 272pp, photo illustrated [some in color], tables etc. Generally bright and clean with a sound binding. Previous owner's signature to htp.Minor wear to green cloth at tips etc. Weight, 1.1kg.  
Price: 45.00 USD
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