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1901 Praeger, R. Lloyd Some Noteworthy Plants Found In Or Reported From Ireland. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy. Vol XLI Section B #7
London Hogges, Figgis and Co : 1932. Softcover. Good Octavo 
pp 96-124 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1902 Prather, Marla Alexander Calder 1898-1976.
Washington. National Gallery of Art : 1998 0894682288 Softcover Good Quarto 
365 pp An overview of the life and work of one of the pioneers of 20th-century art, with color photographs, essays on his career, materials, and methods, along with a detailed chronology. Calder invented the mobile, producing his first one in 1932. This accompanied a 1998 exhibition at the National Gallery of Art. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1903 Prebble, John The Lion in the North : One Thousand Years of Scotland's History.
Crescent Books 1983. Hardcover in DJ Good/Good Quarto 
344 pp 
Price: 24.00 USD
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1904 Preininger, Margaret Japanese Flower Arrangement for Modern Homes.
Little Brown 1936. Hardcover. Sl browning of boards and wear. Quarto 
@ 75 pp Photos of 38 exquisite Japanese flower arrangements with a section of pertinent information regarding methods, equipment, containers, etc. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1905 Prescott, William History of the Conquest of Mexico with a preliminary view of the Ancient Mexican Civilization and the life of the conqueror Hernando Cortes.
no date, mid 1800's. International Book Co. Hardcover Good, numbers on spine - previous owner's personal library. Small Octavo 
467, 490 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1906 Price, Christine Arts of Clay.
Scribners 1977. 0684151200 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
64 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1907 Price, Derek edit The Pirotechnia of Vannochio Biringuccio. From the Collector's Series in Science.
American Institute of Mining 1959. Blue cloth spine with boards Good Octavo 
477 pp "Ten books in which are fully treated not only every kind and sort of mineral but also all that is necessary for the practice of those things belonging to the arts of smelting or casting metals and all related subjects." 
Price: 60.00 USD
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1908 Priest, Alan Costumes from the Forbidden City. A Special Exhibition March 6th.
MOMA 1945 Soft cover sl wear. Small quarto 
16 pp text, 56 plates "The changes of style in the robes of the imperial court of the Ch'ing dynasty can be understood far better by studying the series of details shown in the accompanying illustrations."; Taoist robes and finery."  
Price: 24.00 USD
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1909 Prignot, E. Decors Interieurs, pour edifices publics et privees, Ensembles et details composes et dessines.
Paris Ogier: 1870 Hardcover. Some scuffing and wear, Chipping to head and foot. Front and back boards detached but present. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Folio. 
75 tipped in photographic plates by the author. Architectural details of interiors during the Louis XIII-Louis XVI periods. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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1910 Prime, WC Among the Northern Hills.
NY Harper and Brothers: 1895. Hardcover. Good, some dsicoloration of cover. Octavo 
209 pp Unusual book with a chapter on Colored People - thoughts about the plight of the black man in the North - set among musings and stories about New Hampshire in the 1800's. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1911 Proske, Beatrice Gilman Castilian Sculpture : Gothic to Renaissance.
Hispanic Society of America 1951 Hardcover Good Octavo 
525 pp 
Price: 60.00 USD
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1912 Prouty, Florence History of Holden.
Worcester, Massachusetts. Stobbs Press : Hardcover. Fair, inner hinge cracked both front and back. Some water damage top fore edge. Owner inscription and address. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Octavo 
379 pp 1667-1941 Photographs throughout. Published on the Bicentennial anniversary of Holden. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1913 Prudhomme, Enola Enola Prudhomme's Low-Calorie Cajun Cooking.
Hearst 1991. 0688092551 Hardcover. Good, some water stains to last 10 pages. Octavo 
268 pp "People who love the spice the Cajun food adds to their life but not what it adds to their waistline, then ENOLA PRUDHOMME'S LOW-CALORIE CAJUN COOKING is for them. Now one can eat authentic Southern-Style Oven-Fried Chicken, Blackened Catfish, Shrimp and Crabmeat Jambalaya, and many other dishes without worrying about calories. The author is the proprietor of the Cajun Cafe in Carencro, Louisiana." 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1914 Pushkin, Alexander Pushkin's Fairy Tales.
Mayflower 1978. Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
93 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1915 Put, A Van de The Valencian Styles of Hispano-Moresque Pottery.
Hispanic Notes and Monographs series. 1938 Hardcover Good Small octavo 
99 pp 7 plates in black and white 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1916 Puzo, Mario The Godfather.
Heinemann: London 1969  First English edition. Hardcover in DJ.  Good, sl soiling of foreedges/Good, wear and rubbing of dj at head and foot, some soiling. Octavo 
446 pp "This is a spellbinding story of a feudal society within society which does not hesitate to bribe, threaten and exploit power-hunger, cupidity and lust, to consolidate and increase its evil power. " 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1917 Pyne, William Pyne's British Costumes
Wordsworths Editions 1989 Hardcover Good Folio 
@ 150 pp, of which 60 are colored plates. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1918 Quarles, Benjamin edit. Narrative of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave written by himself.
Belknap Press 1969 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
163 pp 
Price: 12.00 USD
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1919 Quennell, Marjorie The New Stone Bronze and Early Iron Ages. The Everyday Life Series.
Putnam 1923. Hardcover. Ex-lib, usual lib markings. One page detached but present. Octavo 
233 pp 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1920 Quennell, Peter Prodigal Rake: Memoirs of William Hickey
Dutton 1962. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Octavo 
452 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1921 Quiller-Couch, Arthur The Oxford Book of Ballads.
Oxford Clarendon Press: 1920. Blue cloth with blind stamp decorative border and  Good, sl. rubbing and scuffing.  Octavo 
871 pp

Includes ballads such as Robyn and Gandelyn, Barber Allen's Cruelty, The Queen's Marie, The Bonnie House o' Airlie 
Price: 25.00 USD

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1922 Racinet, Albert The Historical Encyclopedia of Costumes. The Classic work of the 19th Century Re-Edited and Re-Designed with over 2,000 Illus.
Facts on File 1988. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Quarto 
320 pp 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1923 Racinet, Albert Histoire du Costume.
Paris Bookking International : 1989. Hardcover. Fair, wear to spine and splitting of cover at head cover of spine, bumping of corners. Large quarto 
320 pp. In French. Contents include : L' Antiquite, Civilisations du XIX Siecle, L'Europe de L'Empire Byzantin aux Annees 1800, Costumes Traditionels des Annees 1880. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1924 Rackham, Bernard The Stained Glass Windows of Canterbury Cathedral.
Canterbury 1957.  Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good  Small octavo 
87 pp Folding arch. design. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1925 Rackham, Bernard Catalogue of The Herbert Allen Collection of English Porcelain.
Victoria and Albert Museum. Her Majesty's Stationary Office 1923 Hardcover. Good Quarto 
172 pp text, 99 black and white plates 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1926 Racz, Istvan Medieval Norwegian Art.
Cappellens Forlag 1970 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
225 pp of which are 170 black and white or color illus. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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1927 Radcliffe, Thomas Authentic Letters From Upper Canada. Including Canadian Field Sports by Thomas McGrath.
Toronto:Macmillan 1953. Hardcover. Good. Octavo 
207 pp.

"The letters tell the story of the settling of two families in Upper Canada in the 1820's and early 1830's, and they tell it with vividness and truthfulnesss and, above all, with a sense of humour. The Magrath family settled in Erindale, near York (Toronto), in 1827, and the Radcliffs at Adelaide, near London, in 1832. The letters describe the hardships of crossing the Atlantic, the roughness of the roads, the ways of travelling , and the Spartan first days of settlement.

Next they turn to a description of Upper Canada as they found it, its people, and its institutions. And a final section is made up of letters by Thomas Wm. Magrath describing the field sports, hunting, shooting and fishing, of those days. A more delightful and informative account of early life in Canada would be hard to find." 
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1928 Raddock, Charles Portrait of a People : Modern Era, Ancient Era, Medieval Era.
Judaica Press. 1965. Hardcover in DJ in Slipcase.  Good, Good, some wear to DJ and slipcase.  Quarto 
304, 236,310 pp 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1929 Raguenet Les Edifices Historiques - 6 vols.
n.d. @late 1800's  Bruno Hessling. Portfolios Ex-lib, markings on title page and board and spine only. Different looking bindings, some marbled, some not. Bindings worn and some are soiled. Some have ties some do not. The plates themselves are in good condition, some are a bit chippy. Not sure if there is supposed to be any additional text outside of that mentioned here. Quarto 
Missing vols 1-6

Vol. 7 Numbers 73-84 Pp 865-1008 - however Number 81 Pp 961-972 missing.

Vol. 8. Title page, index to years 5,6,7,8. Numbers 85-96 pp. 1009-1152.

Vol. 9 Title page Numbers 97-108 pp 1153-1296.

Vol. 10 Title page Numbers 109-120 Pp 1297-1440

Vol. 11, Title page Numbers 121-132 pp 1441-1584.

Vol. 12 Title page missing Number 133-148 pp 1585-1728.  
Price: 500.00 USD

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1930 Raine Letters from the Northern Registers
London Longman : 1873. Hardcover ex library copy and has the usual stamps, as well as the front board being embossed with the library stamp. but the board and page edges do show wear commensurate with age and the spine is tatty as can be seen in the photos. Octavo 
Rerum Britannicarum Medii Scriptores/Chronicles and Memorials of Great Britain and Ireland During the Middle Ages. The text is in English and Latin. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1931 Raines, FR A History of the Chantries County Palatine of Lancaster being reports of Royal Commissioners of Henry VIII, Edward VI and Queen Mary. LIX LX
Chetham Society 1862 1862 Brown cloth with stamping, gilt lettering. Ex-lib, usual lib markings  Small quarto 
2 vols. Some text in Latin  
Price: 100.00 USD
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1932 Raines, F. R. Fellows of Collegiate College of Manchester
Manchester Chetham Society: 1891 New Series 21 and 23.  Both volumes bound in original burgundy cloth.  Ex-lib, usual lib marks. Hinges of Part I cracked. Small quarto 
Edited by Frank Renaud. 2 volumes. Part I:xiv, [ii], 210 pp. Part II: 211-398. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1933 Ralegh W. and Antonio Galvao The Discoverie of the Large, Rich, and Bewtiful Empyre of Guiana with a relation of the great and Golden Citie of Manoa (which the Spanyards call El Dorado) And the Prouinces of Emeria, ArroMaia, Amapaia and other Countries with their riuersm adoiyning.
Ohio World Publishing Company : 1966 White vellum with gold gilt lettering hardcover Good Good Octavo 
97 pp with pamphlet. Facsimile of The Discoverie of Guiana by Sir Walter Ralegh 1596 and The Discoveries of the World by Antonio Galvao 1601. From the Bibliotheca Americana series. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1934 Raleigh, Lady edit. The Letters of Sir Walter Raleigh. 1879-1922
NY 1926 Hardcover. Good . Bookplate. Magazine article and insert glued to back cover. Octavo 
2 vols. 272 pp 571 pp Previously owned by Loring and Ruth Dodd, writers in their own right from the Worcester area. Professor Dodd, of Clark University, helped introduce Robert Frost and Hamlin Garland. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1935 Ramsay, Richard David comp. Edmund Wilson, A Bibliography
David Lewis 1971. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good  Octavo 
343 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1936 Ramsbotham, Francis Principles and Practice of Obstetric Medicine and Surgery, in Reference to the Process of Parturition.
Lea and Blanchard : Philadelphia 1847 Full leather. Some scuffing and soiling to leather.Some foxing throughout.  Octavo 
Illustrated by One Hundred and Forty-Eight Figures. 527 pp

Rambotham was an early opponent of a anesthesia but convinced it its validity in the 1850's. This book however deals with childbirth without the benefits of anesthesia. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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1937 Randall, Lillian Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Walters Art Gallery, France.
Baltimore John Hopkins University Press 1992 Royal blue linen cloth, titles in gold, English t Good Quarto 
A 2 volume set of the holdings of Medieval and Renaissance illuminated manuscripts of the Walters Art Gallery in Baltimore, Maryland. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1938 Randel, Don Michel edit. Harvard Biographical Dictionary of Music.
Belknap Press 1996. 0674372999 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
1013 pp

This book contains compact biographies of 5500 composers, performers, instrument makers, and music theorists, from Pietro Aaron to Ellen Taaffe Zwilich. Though many of these entries concern figures from the world of classical or art music, 20th century jazz, rock, and pop musicians are also represented, as well as hymn and show tune writers. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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1939 Rappleye, Charles Robert Morris : Financier of the American Revolution.
Simon and Schuster 2010 1416570918 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
625 pp "...immensely important part of the founding drama of the country in the story of Robert Morris, the man who financed Washington's armies and the American Revolution." 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1940 Rascoe, Burton A Bookman's Daybook.
Liveright 1929.  Hardcover. Fair, so fading and soiling. Hinges sl tender.  Octavo 
305 pp Essays on writers by the literary editor of the New York Herlad Tribune. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1941 Rashdall, Hastings The Universities of Europe in the Middle Ages.
Oxford University 1997 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Octavo 
3 volumes. 593, 342, 558 pp Hastings Rashdall's monumental study of medieval universities includes an in-depth examination of the three great archetypal universities of Bologna, Paris, and Oxford, as well as a far-reaching survey of the foundation, constitution, and history of a great number of smaller universities. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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1942 Rast, Walter Taanach I Studies in the Iron Age Pottery
American Schools of Oriental Research 1978. Hardcover. Good Quarto 
263 pp. Illustrated. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1943 Rawlinson, trans. George The History of Herodotus.
NY Tudor : 1946 Hardcover. Good Octavo 
544 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1944 Rawson, Claude Satire and Sentiment 1660-1830.
Cambridge University Press 1994 0521383951 Hardcover in DJ. Fair, underlining in pencil on a few pages. Good dj Octavo 
309 pp 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1945 Ray, Cyril The Wines of Italy.
McGraw-Hill 1966. Hardcover in DJ. Good Poor dj, wears and tears. Quarto 
192 pp plus maps.

"Illustrated with sixteen splendid colour plates and eight pages of maps, The Wines of Italy is a highly enjoyable and useful guide not only to putting down and intelligent cellar, but also to selecting the perfect accompaniment to a very special meal." 
Price: 10.00 USD

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1946 Raymond, Samuel compiler. The Record of Andover in the Rebellion.
Andover Warren Draper : 1875. Hardcover. Splitting in cloth, pieces of spine covering missing. Some underlining in pencil on some of the pages. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Hinges tender. Octavo 
Octavo 221 pp Record of the various military units in Andover that served druing the Civil War from Massachusetts. How many killed, discharged, deserted. Personal Army Records - names of inviduals, history and when they were mustered out. Names of individuals and bounties paid. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1947 Rayner, Ranulf and Tim Thompson. The Winning Moment. Paintings of the American's Cup 1851-1987.
Norton 1986. 039302413X Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
86 pp "Twenty-six paintings depict the point at which each defense of the America's Cup was decided, and provides information about each competing ship and each race." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1948 Reade, Brian Aubrey Beardsley.
Bonanza 1967. 0289278902 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
B372 pp

"Brian Reade contributes an illuminating biography, and an engrossing analysis of Beardsley's aims and achievements as an artist...a single volume presenting all his better-known prints and drawings as well as many of his less familiar but equally important ones." 
Price: 25.00 USD

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1949 Reader's Digest Staff. Story of the Great American West.
Reader's Digest 1987. 0895770393 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
383 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1950 Rebora, Giovanni Culture of the Fork. A Brief History of Food in Europe.
Columbia University Press 2001. 0231121504 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Octavo 
196 pp "An Italian professor provides an entertaining survey of food in history, speculating about who ate what over the years, and how they prepared it. In the process he considers food phobias and allergies, trots out some historical figures, and pokes holes in a few theories. The book is illustrated with etchings and woodcuts of foods and utensils, and it includes a bibliography for further reading." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1951 Reed, Jonas A History of Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts from its earliest settlement, with a biography of its first settlers.
Worcester Mirick and Bartlett : 1879. Hardcover. , some wear and bumping to corners. Interesting inscription by previous owner deeding this book to various relatives. Remnants of glue to endpapers. Octavo 
196 pp 
Price: 70.00 USD
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1952 Reed, Robert Train Wrecks. A Pictorial History of Accidents on The Main Line.
Bonanza 1968. 0875645062 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
183 pp Engravings, photographs, and text recreate spectacular railroad collisions, derailments, boiler explosions, and other disasters primarily during the nineteenth century. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1953 Regensteiner, Else The Art of Weaving.
Van Nostrand 1972. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Quarto 
184 pp

"Essential information about looms, yarns, warping a loom, drafting, basic weaves and pattern weaves are included. Many different weave structures are covered: double weaves; tapestry techniques; knotted, pile and flat-woven rugs; and two-and three-dimensional wall hangings. With her clearly written text, 29 colour and 380 black and white illustrations of the steps, works in progress, and finished results, Mrs. Regensteiner not only teaches the techniques of weaving, but also stimulates creative expression." 
Price: 20.00 USD

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1954 Regensteiner, Else. Weaver's Study Course, Ideas and Techniques.
Nostrand 1975 Hardcover in DJ. Good, former bookstore stamp on title page, /Good, price blackout on dj,tears on dj. Octavo 
16 pp of color, over 200 photographs in black and white.

"This beautifully illustrated manual for weavers who know the basics was conceived in a study group exploring new and creative applications for familiar weaving patterns, structures, and techniques. Chapters are arranged by subject matter and cover a wide range of special interests for weavers – functional fabrics for clothing, upholstery, and drapery, as well as new ideas for accessories, woven toys, wall hangings, and sculptural. Designed for any weaver who wants stimulation and information at the same time, the suggestions are presented in a clear and precise manner with a wealth of illustrative material for each example, including diagrams, drafts, and photographs of both the front and reverse sides of many of the weaves." 
Price: 25.00 USD

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1955 Reichart, Natalie and Gilman Keasey. Archery.
Ronald Press Co 1961. Third edition so stated. Hardcover in DJ. Good Good, some tears Octavo 
78 pp Black and white photographs and line drawings. Fundamentals of archery. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1956 Rein, Adolf Die Europaische ausbreitung uber die Erde.
Museum der Weltgeschichte 1931 Grey cloth hardcover with blue lettering. Good Quarto 
406 pp 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1957 Reinhardt, Albert Shwarzwalder Trachten. Traditional Costumes of the Black Forest.
Germany 1968. Hardcover. Good Quarto 
92 pp In English, French and German. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1958 Reman, Edward The Norse Discoveries and Explorations of America.
Dorset Press 1977 0837187451 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
201 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1959 Remer, Vicentius Summa Praelectionum Philosophiae Scholasticae quas in universtate gregoriana . Vol. Primum. Alterum.
Prati 1912. Hardcover Ex-lib, usual lib markings.  Oct. 
2 vols. 385, 500 pp 
Price: 24.00 USD
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1960 Rewald, John Gauguin
Hyperion Press. 1949. Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
167 pp 160 copper engravings, 16 tipped in color illus. Contents include : "Paul Gauguin", "First Beginnings (1848-1886)", "Brittany, Martinique and Arles (1886-1888)", "Pont-Avent and La Pouldu (1889-1891)", "Tahiti and the Return to France (1891-1895)", "The Last Years in Tahiti and in La Dominique (1895-1903)", "The Works", 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1961 Rex, Stella Hay Choice Hooked Rugs. Design, Texture, Color, Techniques.
Prentice-Hall 1953. Hardcover in DJ Sl musty smell Fair dj Octavo Signed by author.
250 pp "Presented by a foremost authority and teacher of the subject, here is complete information for helping you make more beautiful hooked rugs." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1962 Reynolds, James Ireland
Farrar Strauss 1953. Hardcover Good Quarto 
275 pp 40 black and white plus 10 color illustrations done by the author on this book of his travels, reminiscences and anecdotes of Ireland. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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1963 Reynolds, James Gallery of Ghosts
Creative Ages Press 1949. Hardcover. Good Quarto 
295 pp Contents include tales from England, France, belgium, Portugal, Holland, Italy, Saxony, Hungary, Norway, India, and America. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1964 Reynolds, James Andrea Palladio and the Winged Device.
Creative Age 1948. Hardcover. Some foxing on a few pages and browning of edges of cover. Octavo 
330 p A number of black and white drawings throughout, a few photographs. "A panorama painted in prose and pictures setting forth the far-flung influence of [the] architect of Vicenza, Italy . on architecture all over the world" 
Price: 17.00 USD
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1965 Reynolds, Lloyd Italic Calligraphy & Handwriting. Exercises and Text.
Pentalic Corp 1969 Soft cover/spiral bound. Some markings inside. Good Octavo 
@ 50 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1966 Rhead, Louis Bait Angling for Common Fishes.
Outing Publishing 1907 First edition. Blue cloth hardcover with gilt lettering. Good. Octavo 
152 pp Essay in the back on the Cruelty of Angling - tells how to extract hook in a merciful way and defends anglers against charges of cruelty. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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1967 Rhodes, Hugh of Kinges Chappell The Boke of Nurture of Schoole of Good Maners, for men, servants and children with stans puer ad mensam.
John Childs and Son. 1860’s-1890’s. Leather spine, black cloth Rebound with original boards Quarto 
xxx pp 5-56( no missing pages, just strange pagination) Reprint of Hugh Rhodes Boke of Nurture from 1577 with some additions from other editions of that book. Not sure if the editor is Furnivall or not since I could find no record of this particular volume or who edited it and the year it was published. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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1968 Ribaric, Jelka and Drago Zdunic. Folk Costumes of Croatia.
1975 Zagreb: Spektar 0785545476 Hard Cover Good Fair, dj has tears Quarto 
"The present book is a one volume study of Croatian folk costumes, the focus being on their visual presentation: on the extraordinary wealth of forms and colours found in the many varieties of costume in this region." Unpaginated. Approximately 20 pages of text, with some line drawings, followed by a wonderful series of full color plates. Text in English. White binding shows some age toning. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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1969 Ribera, Julian Music in Ancient Arabia and Spain, Being La Musica de Las Cantigas, translated & abridged by Eleanor Hague & Marion Leffingwell.
Oxford University Press : 1929. Cloth hardcover. Good , owner inscription. Octavo 
283 pp 56 examples from the original selection of 295 songs that are in the Spanish edition, including examples of all the classic Arabic rhythms. Pp 239-262. They are reproduced here in modern notation. 2 also have Gregorian notation. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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1970 Ricci, Corrado  Architettura Barocca in Italia.
1912. Begamo  Hardcover. Cover discolored and stained. Hinges tender. Shaken. Quarto 
Quarto 280 pp with 316 illus. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1971 Rice, Edward The Good Times and Hard Life of Thomas Merton. The Man in the Sycamore Tree.
Doubleday and Co 1970  Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good , some wear to Dj Quarto 
139 pp 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1972 Rice, Anne The Witching Hour.
Knopf: NY 1990. First edition so stated. BOMC. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good  Octavo 
965 pp

"Rowan Mayfair, a beautiful woman, a brilliant practitioner of neurosurgery -aware that she has special powers but unaware that she comes from an ancient line of witches- finds the drowned body of a man off the coast of California and brings him to life. He is Michael Curry, who was born in New Orleans and orphaned in childhood by fire on Christmas Eve, who pulled himself up from poverty, and who now, in his brief interval of death, has acquired a sensory power that mystifies and frightens him." 
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1973 Rice, David Talbot intro. Yugoslavia : Mediaeval Frescoes.
NYGS and Unesco. 1955. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good, some wear. Elephant Folio 
30 pp text, 32 color plates 
Price: 35.00 USD
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1974 Rice, Patty Amber : The Golden Gem of the Ages.
Von Nostrand 1980 0442261381 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
289 pp "The history, mythological symbolism, astrological significance, physical and chemical properties, scientific and commercial aspects, and artistic uses of amber throughout history are discussed." 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1975 Rice, Tamara Talbot Everyday Life in Byzantium.
Dorset Press 1967. 0880291451 Hardcover in DJ. Good, Fair dj, some wear and tears. Octavo 
240 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1976 Rice, trans. Howard Travels in North America in the Years 1780, 1781 and 1782 by the Marquis de Chastellux.
University of Carolina Press 1963. 0807808865 Hardcover in slipcase. Good Fair, slipcase has some wear. Octavo 
688 pp total 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1977 Rich, Daniel Catton Degas.
Abrams 1951. Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Octavo 
126 pp 50 tipped in color plates. From the The Library of Great Painters series. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1978 Rich, Virtulon Western Life in the Stirrups : A Sketch of a Journey to the West in the Spring & Summer of 1832.
Chicago The Caxton Club : 1965 Hardcover. Good Octavo 
81 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1979 Richardson, A. E and H. Donaldson Eberlein. The Smaller English House of the Later Renaissance 1660-1830. An account of its design, plan and details.
New York William Helburn Inc. : 1925 Half leather in marbled boards. Professionally rebound. Very Good condition. Quarto 
286 pp 250 photographs, line drawings and illustrations in text. " The purpose of this book is to classify the smaller types of houses of the Later Renaissance in England and to present a series of examples, many of which have hitherto been unknown...It is now recognized that the eighteenth century borrowed forty years from the preceding century and another forty from the nineteenth century.” Contents include : The Englishman's Home, Types, Evolution, Tradition, The Queen Anne House, The Eighteenth Century House, Vingboon's Book And The Dutch Influence, The Italian Influence, William Chambers, The Brothers Adam, Henry Holland, Sir John Soane, The Napoleonic Wars, Desire For Smaller Houses, Spas And Seaside Resorts, S. P. Cockerell, Papworth, Nash, and Burton, The Problem Of The Smaller Houses, The French Influence, Inigo Jones, The Rectangular Plan, The Planning Of Town Houses, The Planning Of Smaller Country Houses, The Geometric Plan, Moderate Sized Houses, Gardens and Layouts, etc. as well as Materials and Craftsmanship, Varieties in Composition, Series of Plates Of Houses and Features Arranged For Comparative Purposes, etc. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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1980 Rickey, Jr. Don Forty Miles a Day on Beans and Hay. The Enlisted Soldier Fighting the Indian Wars.
University of Oklahoma Press 1963. Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Octavo 
382 pp

"Rickey asked over three hundred veterans to supply information about their army experiences by answering questionnaires and writing personal accounts. Many who survived through the mid-fifties contributed much more through personal interviews.". 
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1981 Rider, Bertha Carr Ancient Greek Houses.
Chicago Argonaut : 1964 Hardcover in DJ Good Good octavo 
From the Argonaut Library of Antiquities series. 272 pp Diagrams throughout. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1982 Ridley, Jasper. Statesman and Saint: Cardinal Wolsey, Sir Thomas More, and the Politics of Henry VIII.
Viking 1982. 0670489050 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Octavo 
338 pp 
Price: 15.00 USD
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1983 Riff, Adolphe and Howard Herschel Cotterell, Robert Maria Vetter. National Types of Old Pewter. A Revised and Expanded Edition.
Princeton Pine Press : 1972. 0878610278 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good, some wear and tears to dj. Quarto 
152 pp " This edition contains over 500 black and white plates, each of which relates to the text in an important way. As well as providing explicit information on marks, handles, lids, thumbpieces and hinges, National Types of Old Pewter constitutes a running history of pewtermaking. 
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1984 Riley, Edward Journal of John Harrower: An Identured Servant in the Colony of Virginia 1773-1776.
Holt Rinehart 1963 0910412561 Hardover in DJ Good Good Octavo 
202 pp Williamsburg Eyewitness to History series 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1985 Riley, Terence Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect.
MomA 1994 0870706438 Softcover. Good Quarto 
344 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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1986 Rimmer, Alfred Ancient Stone Crosses of England
London Virtue and Co. 1875. Hardcover Spine ends worn, spine cocked, hinges cracked 
Black and white illus 
Price: 60.00 USD
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1987 Ripley, Emma Weston : A Puritan Town.
The Benevolent Alliance of First Parish Weston Mass 1961 Hardcover. Some spots on cover else good. Illustration of the Josiah Smith tavern glued in as well as newspaper article about this book. Octavo 
270 pp. Line drawn Illustrations of some of the more notable buildings in the area and their history 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1988 Rishel, Joseph J. and Philadelphia Museum of Art, Richard Ormond, Robin Hamlyn, Sir Edwin Henry Landseer. Sir Edwin Landseer.
NY Tate Gallery Rizzoli : 1981 0847803902 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
223 pp 206 illus including 32 in color. "Landseer, who was knighted in 1850, is perhaps best known for his romantic depiction of the Scottish Highlands, inspired by Sir Walter Scott's novels. He created powerful images of this wilderness...His animal subjects of stags, horses, dogs, and monkeys are seen as lively and precise depictions of these beasts as well as evocative allegories of the forces of nature." 
Price: 65.00 USD
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1989 Risley, Mary The House of Healing. The Story of the Hospital from Babylon. Egypt, Greece and Rome to the great medical centers of today.
Doubleday 1961 Hardcover in DJ Good fair dj, some wear and tears octavo 
288 pp 
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1990 Ritterich, Friedrich  Lehre von den Blutigen Operationen am Menschlichen Körper, in Abbildungeon mit erlauterndem Texte. Zum Gebrauche für Studirende und ausübende Aerzte.(Theory of the Eye Operations in the Human Body. For Students and Exercising Physicians - approx. trans.
Winter'sche: Leipzig & Heidelberg. 1858. Hardcover. Boards detacjed, needs rebinding. Waterstain on upper right hand corner. missing plate 12, text and plate 13, , text and plate 14, , text and plate 15, text 16, plate 19, text 20 Quarto 68 pp text 22 plates (some in color) called for - the ones missing noted. 

The plates are moslty of surgical instruments and the human eye. Friedrich Philipp Ritterich., was born on June 4th 1782 in Leipzig, studied in Jena and Leipzig and went 1810 to Vienna in order to study with Professor Beer, specialist in the area of ophthalmology. He became in 1820 a professor in Leipzig and established a private institute. In 1845 celebrated this Institute its 25 year anniversary and Ritterich composed. a commemorative volume. This Institute became an obligatory school of t Ophthalmology in the year 1853 and consequently the first apprenticeship for ophthalmology in Germany – Austria excluded .

Ritterich was also interested and taught in the fields of physiology and pathology. He was one of the first physicians to perform eye extractions and studied eye muscles and wrote a book on it although it wasn't finished. Towards the end of the 1850's he went blind and had to abandon his practice. In 1866, he died.

Approximate translation with apologies from Wikisource. 
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1991 Rivers, Victoria Z. Shining Cloth. Dress and Adornment That Glitter.
Thames & Hudson 1999. 0500019517 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
192 pp 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1992 Rixson, Denis The West Highland Galley
Birlinn 1998. Hardcover in DJ Good/Good Octavo 
237 pp ' The West Highland Galley was a Gaelic adaption of a Norse design, the ships guaranteed the independence of the islands. Birlinns are known through poetry and metaphor, and can be seen in carvings and seals. This text assesses the importance of the galley in the economy of the Highlands.' 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1993 Robert Morkot The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece
Penguin Group USA 1997 0140513353 Softcover Good Octavo 
144 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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1994 Roberts, Brynley Brut Y Brenhinedd. Llanstephan MS 1 Version. Mediaeval and Modern Welsh Series.
The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. 1971 Hardcover. Good Octavo 
118 pp 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1995 Roberts, David From an Antique Land. Travels in Egypt and The Holy Land.
Weidenfeld 1989. Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good  Quarto 
160 pp 
Price: 24.00 USD
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1996 Roberts, Kenneth and Anna Roberts. Moreau St. Mery's American Journey 1793-1798.
Doubleday and Co 1947. Hardcover. Good, very light water stain on cover. Very light foxing to flyleaf and title page. Octavo 
394 pp English translation of one of St. Mery's works about escaping France's dangers in the late 1700's and his observations of American life at that time. 
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1997 Robertson, William The History of Scotland during the Reigns of Queen Mary and of King James VI till his Accession to the Crown of England with a Review of the Scottish History previous to that period and an appendix containing original papers.
London 1794. Leatherbound. Scattered foxing throughout. Some chipping to head and foot of spine. Owner bookplate. Octavo 
523 + 127 pp 
Price: 150.00 USD
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1998 Robertson, William (1721-1793) An Historical Disquisition concerning the knowledge which the ancients had of India; and the progress of trade with the country prior to the discovery of the passage to it by the Cape of Good Hope.
Philadelphia 1812.  First American edition from the Fifth London edit Leather bound, cracked hinges. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Occasional foxing. Octavo 
384 pp plus Index.

Large folding map at rear of book, missing one of two maps. The Disquisition was first published in 1791 and was his last work written before his death. Robertson was a member of the General Assembly. He was encouraged by his friend Edward Gibbons, based on his other historical works, to write a history of ancient India.  
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1999 Robertson/Russell/Snowdon.  Private View. The Lively World of British Art.
Nelson 1965. Hardcover in DJ in Slipcase. Good dj, some wear ans tears/Good  poor dj, some wear and tears/ Quarto 
298 pp

"Eighty-one painters and sculptors, ranging from Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth, Francis Bacon and Graham Sutherland through the new generation typified by R. B. Kitaj, David Hockney and Bridget Riley and, beyond, to the next generation of fresh from art school, are studied in close-up. It is also, with 101 illustrations in full colour and 267 in black and white, a dramatically beautiful exploration of the London art scene." 
Price: 45.00 USD

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2000 Robinson, Ben Pond, Lake and Stream Fishing.
McKay 1941. Hardcover. Good. Octavo 
370 pp Treatise on fishing, covering everything from generalities to the specifics of live-bait and artificial-lure fishing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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