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The Works of William H. Prescott, 15 vols. EXTRA ILLUSTRATED with 1203 plates inc 141 proofs, 2 original drawings, ALS of William Prescott, autographed document of Philip II (1562), &c.

Prescott, William H. The Works of William H. Prescott, 15 vols. EXTRA ILLUSTRATED with 1203 plates inc 141 proofs, 2 original drawings, ALS of William Prescott, autographed document of Philip II (1562), &c. Boston & New York: American Stationer’s Company; Harper & Bros.; Phillips, Sampson & Co., 1838-57. 1st . 15 vols in fine leather … Continue reading: The Works of William H. Prescott, 15 vols. EXTRA ILLUSTRATED with 1203 plates inc 141 proofs, 2 original drawings, ALS of William Prescott, autographed document of Philip II (1562), &c.

1912 An Actor’s Notebooks, EXTRA ILLUSTRATED with ALS of Bram Stoker, Wilkie Collins, Robert Southey, &c.

Archer, Frank. An Actor’s Notebooks. Being Memories, Friendships, Criticisms, and Experiences of Frank Archer. EXTRA ILLUSTRATED with Autograph Letters Signed, including BRAM STOKER, WILKIE COLLINS and ROBERT SOUTHEY. London: Stanley Paul & Co., [1912]. 1st . With 42 illustrations. 8vo, three-quarter crimson levant, elaborately gilt tooled back, with inlays of blue levant, gilt top, original … Continue reading: 1912 An Actor’s Notebooks, EXTRA ILLUSTRATED with ALS of Bram Stoker, Wilkie Collins, Robert Southey, &c.

1909 FIRST EDITION Maria Montessori

Montessori, Maria. Il Metodo della Pedagogia Scientifica applicato All’Educazione Infantile nelle case dei bambini. Citta di Castello: Lapi, 1909. First edition. Burgundy leather spine with faded purple cloth boards, 8 x 11 inches, 283 pp., followed by 2 leaves of 8 reproduced photographs and 13 plates. There is also one folding plate in the text … Continue reading: 1909 FIRST EDITION Maria Montessori