Vaduz, Liechtenstein: Buchantiquariat Interlibrum, n.d. Illus. 4to. Paper wrappers. First edition. Copious descriptions of 191 and 248 items. Near fine copies.
(ca. 1920s-1980s). Various Sizes. Paper wrappers. First edition. Includes Herman Abromson (1), Acme Books (2), Alec R. Allenson (1), Appelfeld Gallery (1), Argonaut Book Shop (1), Argosy Book Stores (1), G.A. Baker (1), J.N. Bartfield (1), Brentano's (1), Brick Row (2), Roger Butterfield (2), California Book Auction (1), William J. Campbell (2), Chatsworth Book Shop (2), Jens J. Christofferson (1), Current Co. (2), Dauber & Pine (1), J. Fischer & Bro. (1), Harry S. Friedman (1), H.W. Gray (1), Paulette Greene (1), Hacker Art Books (2), Lathrop C. Harper (2), William Helburn (2), Himebaugh & Browne (1), Inter-American Books (1), P.S. Krivatsy (1), R.M. Light (1), Thomas F. Madigan (1), Joseph McDonough (1), Newman F. McGirr (1), Edward Morrill & Son (1), Old Hickory Bookshop (1), Out-of-Print Book Center (2), Randall House (1), Robert J. Reich Auction (1), Rendells (1), Charles Retz (1), Rowfant Book Shop (1), Scribner Bookstore (2), Scientific Library Service (3), University Book Reserve (2), Walpole Galleries (2), William P. Wolfe (1), Ximenes Rare Books (2), and Yale & Brown (1). Detailed list upon request. Overall very good copies, a few soiled or chipped or with notations, some fine.
1924-1980. Various Sizes. Paper wrappers. First edition. A nice diverse collection. Includes: Martinus Nijhoff, Catalogue of Old and Modern Books on America Part I (#620, 1938); M&S Rare Books, Collections of American Authors (#1); C.F. Libbie, Catalogue of Chap Books, Confederate Publications, Convents, Conventions, Lincolniana, Money and Banking, Narratives, Political History, Primers, Indian History, Ships, Whaling, Songsters, Trials, Webster, War of 1812, Etc. (#952, 1924); Harbor Hill Books, Americana (#14); Current Company, Better or Worse Americana (#BW 15); Cadmus Book Shop, Americana (#140, 1939); Argosy Book Stores, Early American Fiction and Historical Novels (#469); Jess Kaye, Americana (#1, 1939); Alta California Bookstore, Old Books (#22, 1964); and John Howell, California (#50, Part IV, 1980). Overall very good copies, 1 chipped, 2 soiled.
Montreal: Bernard Amman, 1958. 349 pp. [each section paged separately]. Illus. 4to. Cloth. Limited edition. One of 50 bound copies of twelve separate catalogues. Inscribed by the author, Bernard Amman (1907–1979), founder of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of Canada, to Mary Bromine (1919-2005), rare book dealer and renowned scholar on colonial Spanish America. Includes: 81: Arctic; 88: Canadian Economics & Politics; 89: New France; 91: Canadian Literature; 92: Western Canada; 93: Antarctica; 94: The Canadian Atlantic Provinces; 97: Alaska; 99: Ontario; 100: Canadian Music; 102: French Canada; 104: The Indians of Canada. Boards rubbed, top edge sunned else a near fine copy.
Utrecht: Forum BV, 2002. 463 pp. Illus. with color & b/w photos. 4to. Stiff French fold illustrated wrappers. First edition. History of the book; Bibliography; Occult Sciences; Astronomy; Travel; Atlases; Medicine;Dentistry; Natural history; Economy, Law; History; Literature; Philosophy; Theology; Fine arts; Architecture; Education; Sports. 506 items described; extensive indices. A fine copy with minor shelfwear.