Six Matched George Eliot Books





This set of antique hardcover books is bound in brown cloth boards with decorative black etched cover designs and reverse-gilt spine lettering trimmed in black. Varying wear/soil to covers; spines are edgeworn; inner pages browned. Front endpapers are missing on all volumes, frontispiece and title page missing from "The Mill on the Floss." Included in these six volumes are the following titles: "Felix Holt," "Daniel Deronda," "The Mill on the Floss," "Adam Bede," "Romola," "Theophrastus Such," "The Spanish Gypsy" and "Jubal and Other Poems." Each volume is approx. 5"x7", 400 pages. 
No date listed, circa late 1800s.


  • SIX MATCHED VOLUMES OF THE WORKS OF GEORGE ELIOT
  • Hurst & Co.





Five Ogden Nash Titles






Five volumes, containing: Good Intentions; I'm A Stranger Here Myself; Many Long Years Ago; Versus; The Private Dining Room. Spines are sunned. Each volume contains an owner's name and some other items taped or laid inside on the front endpaper (Ogden Nash quote, Nash obituary, Nash postage stamp. Pages are generally clean. Each volume is 5.5"x7.5" with about 300 pages.


  • Ogden Nash: Five Matched Volumes
  • Little, Brown and Company, 1945






Seven Surgery Texts



Nice decorative collection of seven vintage medical and surgery books. Books are in generally good condition with some wear and soil. See description below for full details. Total size of collection is 16 x 10.5 x 8 inches. Very heavy collection. 

SURGERY OF PERIPHERAL NERVES Seletz, Emil Charles C. Thomas Very Good 1951 Hard Cover.First Edition. 8.5x11.5. maroon with gold ltg. on spine- white dj with brown ltg. and dec.of arm- illus. with 136 pictures in b/w 212 pgs Book is in very good condition with light wear and light foxing; jacket is in good condition with edgewear, rubbing, and soil.

MODERN SURGICAL TECHNIC: VOLUME ONE K. L. h. Max Thorek J. B. Lippincott Company Good 1941 This hard cover book has a red cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. Volume 1 of 3 only. Many black and white photo and other illustrations all throughout the book. 526 indexed pages. Binding a bit shaken, but holding up well.

ATLAS OF OPERATIVE TECHNIC ANUS, RECTUM, AND COLON Bacon, Harry E., And Ross, Stuart T. The C.V. Mosby Company Good 1954 This book is bound in blue cloth with bright gilt lettering on the cover and on the spine; spine lettering is printed on a red background. Some cover wear/soil, owner's name on front inner board; inner pages clean, corners good. Illustrated with more than 400 diagrams, the book is a surgical atlas that offers a pictorial guide for the surgeon, emphasizing technical aspects of several difficult surgical procedures. 301 pages, approx. 9"x11".

THE CRAFT OF SURGERY SECOND EDITION: 3 VOLUME SET By 144 Contributing Authors Little, Brown Company Very Good 1971 These three red 7.5 x 10.5 hard cover books come in a black & gray illustrated cardboard slipcase. These books are comprehensive expositions of surgical technique, featuring 2800 illustrations. Clean copies with tight binding. Slipcase shows some wear.

Principles of Surgery: 2 Volumes N/A McGraw-Hill Very Good 1979 Two 8 x 10 hard cover books in slipcase. Red and blue lettering on the yellow spines and covers. A medical reference set on the principles and adavances in surgery. Volume 1 & 2. Clean copies with tight binding, slipcase shows some soil and wear. Third edition.

Surgery of the Eye: Diseases Callagan, Alston Charles C. Thomas Publisher Good 1956 A reference book for performing surgery on the diseased eye. Book is in good condition with owner's name, edgewear and soil, jacket is in fair condition with edgewear, tears at spine, rubbing and soil. 447 indexed pages, 11 x 8.5.

A Surgical Diagnosis Donhauser, J. Lewi D. Appleton and Company Fair 1929 This is an antique medical guide to surgical diagnosis. Book is in fair condition with edgewear, owner's name, underlining and notes, some staining, cracked front hinge and light soil. 799 indexed pages, 6.5 x 10.





Eight Science and Technology Books


Nice decorative collection of eight vintage and antique engineering and science reference books. Books are in generally good condition with some wear and soil. See description below for full details. Total size of collection is 9 x 9 x 6 inches.


ALTERNATING CURRENTS, ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION, ELECTRIC LIGHTING International Textbook Co. 1901 Good 1901 Antique reference on electrical currents. 3/4 leather cover shows some wear and chipping at edges. Text is clean and bright. 6 x 9 with approximately 400 pages. Illustrated throughout.

Kerchner, Russell M. Corcoran, George F. ALTERNATING CURRENT CIRCUITS John WiLEY AND SONS Good 1943 2nd Edition. 5.5"x8.5". This indexed hard covered book has a blue cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. owner's name written on the inside, underlinging throughout book and small stain on first end paper. this book is about electronics, electricity, current and circuits. 553 pages.

Sheiry, Edward Slater, Illustrated by Yes ELEMENTS OF THE STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING Pennsylvania: International Textbook Company, 1944 Good 1944 2nd Edition. 5.5"x8.5". Green pebbled cover with gilt lettering on the front and spine of the cover. Former owner's name on front endpaper, otherwise a clean copy. Illustrated, some fold-outs. 508 indexed pages.

Dawes, Chester l. A COURSE IN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING: Volume 1: Direct Currents Mcgraw Hill Book Company Good 1937 This hard cover book has a black cover with gilt lettering on the spine. The owner's name and bookplate are on the inside. A course in electrical engineering. Black and white photo and diagram illustrations all throughout the book. 751 indexed pages. Light wear, overall a nice clean copy.

Henney, Keith and Fahnstock, James D. ELECTRON TUBES IN INDUSTRY McGraw Hill Book Company Good 1952 This hard cover book has a black lettering on the front and spine of the cover. The owner's name is written on inside. Black and white drawing illustrations all throughout the book. 6"x9" with 353 indexed pages.

No Author INTERNATIONAL LIBRARY OF TECHNOLOGY International Textbook Company Good 1922 This hard cover book has a red and green cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. A book about electrical engineering. Black and white drawing illustrations all throughout the book. About 300 indexed pages. Textblock a bit wavy, binding tight.

Brooke, William e. And Wilcox, Hugh B. ENGINEERING MECHANICS Ginn and Company Good 1929 This 6"x9" hard cover book has a green cover with faded lettering on the spine of the cover. There are some notes within the book and the owner's name is written on the inside. A book about the makeup of the science and math of engineering mechanics. Many black and white diagram illustrations all throughout the book. 320 indexed pages.

Moore, Herbert F. And Moore, Mark B. TEXTBOOK OF THE MATERIALS OF ENGINEERING McGraw Hill Book Company Very Good 1953 This 6.5"x9" hard cover book has a black cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. The owner's name is written on the inside and then was crossed out. Some notes in pencil, light wear and soil. A textbook about engineering and the materials required. The book is illustrated with many black and white illustrations throughout the book. 372 indexed pages.




Spain and Portugal


This antique map measures 13.5 x 11 inches and comes from a disbound copy of "The Home Reference Library: Embodying an Encyclopedia of Universal Knowledge." The volume was published in 1898 by the Standard American Publishing company and was edited by John Clark Ridpath. Image of the title page is presented for reference and is not included in the sale.


This vintage map of Spain and Portugal is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning. Shows rough edge from where it was bound into the book on reverse side. Center crease.


North and South Carolina


This antique map measures 13.5 x 11 inches and comes from a disbound copy of "The Home Reference Library: Embodying an Encyclopedia of Universal Knowledge." The volume was published in 1898 by the Standard American Publishing company and was edited by John Clark Ridpath. Image of the title page is presented for reference and is not included in the sale.


This vintage map of the states of North and South Carolina is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning. Shows rough edge from where it was bound into the book on reverse side. Center crease.

Solar System


This antique print measures 13.5 x 11 inches and comes from a disbound copy of "The Home Reference Library: Embodying an Encyclopedia of Universal Knowledge." The volume was published in 1898 by the Standard American Publishing company and was edited by John Clark Ridpath. Image of the title page is presented for reference and is not included in the sale.


This vintage print is an infographic displaying various celestial phenomenon; eclipses, equinoxes, etc. The print is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning. Shows rough edge from where it was bound into the book on reverse side. Center crease.

Switzerland


This antique map measures 13.5 x 11 inches and comes from a disbound copy of "The Home Reference Library: Embodying an Encyclopedia of Universal Knowledge." The volume was published in 1898 by the Standard American Publishing company and was edited by John Clark Ridpath. Image of the title page is presented for reference and is not included in the sale.


This vintage color map of Switzerland is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning. Shows rough edge from where it was bound into the book on reverse side. Center crease.

Scotland


This antique map measures 13.5 x 11 inches and comes from a disbound copy of "The Home Reference Library: Embodying an Encyclopedia of Universal Knowledge." The volume was published in 1898 by the Standard American Publishing company and was edited by John Clark Ridpath. Image of the title page is presented for reference and is not included in the sale.


This antique map of Scotland is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning. Shows rough edge from where it was bound into the book on reverse side. Center crease.

Saint Paul

T
his antique map measures 13.5 x 11 inches and comes from a disbound copy of "The Home Reference Library: Embodying an Encyclopedia of Universal Knowledge." The volume was published in 1898 by the Standard American Publishing company and was edited by John Clark Ridpath. Image of the title page is presented for reference and is not included in the sale.


This vintage street map of St. Paul, Minnesota is generally clean and crisp with little wear, but shows some browning. Shows rough edge from where it was bound into the book on reverse side. Center crease.