The Poetical Works of Martin Tupper


This small antique hardcover book is bound in dark blue patterned cloth boards. Spine has bright gilt lettering and scrollwork decoration. All page edges gilt. Cover is edgeworn, with spotting and soil; browned pages. 257 pages; approx. 3"x5".



  • THE POETICAL WORKS OF MARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPER
  • Martin Farquhar Tupper
  • John Wiley, 1860
  • First edition




Miss Petticoats

Decorative hardcover novel with illustrated cloth cover. Some cover wear and soil, front endpaper removed. Frontis illustration with six additional illustrations by Charles R. Stephens. 5 x 8 inches, 377 pages, 8 pages of publisher's ads in rear. 


  • Miss Petticoats
  • Dwight Tilton
  • Charles Stephens, illustrator
  • Clark Publishing Company, 1902





Chinese Recipes


This miniature Chinese-food cookbook has a brown paper cover with white lettering and illustration, staple binding at spine.  Contains several recipes for traditional Chinese dishes or dishes with an Oriental influence.  Some cover wear; inner pages clean.  16 pages; approx. 4"x5". Second edition.


CHINESE RECIPES
Quon Quon Company, 1942



Grade Short Horn Triplets


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from a disbound edition of "The Illustrated Stock Doctor and Live-Stock Encyclopedia, including Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Swine and Poultry" by J. Russell Manning. It was published by Hubbard in 1880.


This illustration is titled "Grade Short Horn Triplets."

Paper shows some light foxing and soil, rough edge where it was bound into the book.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.

Cotswolds


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from a disbound edition of "The Illustrated Stock Doctor and Live-Stock Encyclopedia, including Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Swine and Poultry" by J. Russell Manning. It was published by Hubbard in 1880.


This illustration is titled "Cotswolds: Fine specimens of the celebrated breed, owned by John Snell's Sons, Edmonton, Ont."

Paper shows some light foxing and soil, rough edge where it was bound into the book.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.


Jersey Stock


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from a disbound edition of "The Illustrated Stock Doctor and Live-Stock Encyclopedia, including Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Swine and Poultry" by J. Russell Manning. It was published by Hubbard in 1880.


This illustration is titled "Jersey Stock: Fine specimens of the breed of Jersey cattle celebrated for milk."

Paper shows some light foxing and soil, rough edge where it was bound into the book, chip to upper right, faint creasing.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.

Domestic Animals


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from a disbound edition of "The Illustrated Stock Doctor and Live-Stock Encyclopedia, including Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Swine and Poultry" by J. Russell Manning. It was published by Hubbard in 1880.


This illustration is titled "Domestic Animals."

Paper shows foxing and soil, rough lower edge where it was bound into the book.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.

Berkshire Pigs


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from a disbound edition of "The Illustrated Stock Doctor and Live-Stock Encyclopedia, including Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Swine and Poultry" by J. Russell Manning. It was published by Hubbard in 1880.


This color illustration is titled "Berkshires: Fine specimens of this celebrated breed, owned by John Snell's Sons, Edmonton, Ont."

Paper shows very light foxing and soil, rough lower edge where it was bound into the book.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.


Columbus


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from bound volume of "The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science and Art." This issue is volume XVI from  December 1848 to April 1849.


This engraving is titled "Columbus - Propounding His Theory to the Franciscan Prior" from a painting by Wilkie, engraved for the magazine by Sartain. Paper shows foxing and soil, stain to upper right.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.



A Literary Party at Sir Joshua Reynolds's


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from bound volume of "The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science and Art." This issue is volume XVI from  December 1848 to April 1849.


This engraving is titled "A Literary Party at Sir Joshua Reynolds's" from a painting by Doyle, engraved for the magazine by Sartain. Shown are historical figures James Boswell (1740-1795), Edmund Burke (1729-1797), Charles Burney (1726-1814), David Garrick (1717-1779), Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774), Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), (Filippo Antonio) Pasquale Paoli (1725-1807), Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Thomas Warton the Younger (1728-1790). Paper shows foxing and soil, stain to upper right.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.



Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte


This 6" x 9" original antique print was recovered from bound volume of "The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science and Art." This issue is volume XVI from  December 1848 to April 1849.


This engraving is a portrait of Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte from a painting by Lafosse. Paper shows some foxing and soil, stains to upper left and right portions of the margins.

Title page from the original book shown for informational purposes and is not included with the sale.