Practical Banking

Bolles' reference on banking and finance, bound in handsome three-quarter leather binding with marbled boards, endpapers and edges. 6 x 9 inches with 316 pages. Wear at edges and corners, leather is chipping is some areas. Hinges are tight, pages are clean and crisp.


  • Practical Banking
  • Albert S. Bolles
  • Homans Publishing Company, 1884





Whither Mankind

Famed historian Beard takes a look at modern civilization. 5.5 x 8.5 inches with 408 pages. Some slight edgewear, browned pages a bit of light soil. Binding firm.


  • WHITHER MANKIND: A PANORAMA OF MODERN CIVILIZATION
  • Charles A. Beard
  • Longmans, Green and Co., 1928
  • First edition




Taras Bulba

5.5 x 8.5 hard cover book. Blue and white lettering on the blue and gray illustrated dust jacket cover and spine. 143 pages. Book is in very good condition with light wear; jacket is in good condition with heavy soil, rubbing, and edgewear. Taras Bulba is a romanticized historical novella by Nikolai Gogol. It describes the life of an old Zaporozhian Cossack, Taras Bulba, and his two sons, Andriy and Ostap. The sons study at the Kiev Academy and then return home, whereupon the three men set out on a journey to the Zaporizhian Sich where they join other Cossacks and go to war against Poland.


  • Taras Bulba
  • Nikolai Gogol
  • Foreign Languages Publishing, 1955





The Homiletic Review

Collects issues from July to December 1887. 3/4 black leather cover and bright gilt lettering on spine, raised  bands. 558 pages, 6" x 9.5" with a solid binding. Some slight wear at edges, rear cover shows some rubbing and chipping. Some soil to endpapers. Textblock generally clean.


  • THE HOMILETIC REVIEW
  • Vol XIV: July to December 1887
  • Isaac Funk and J.M. Sherwood, editors
  • Funk & Wagnalls, 1887




Poems and Translations

First edition collection of Irish writer Kinsella's work. Some slight foredge soil, but inside text block  is clean. Jacket has some soil and edgewear. 5.5"x8.5" with 70 pages.


  • Poems and Translations
  • Thomas Kinsella
  • Atheneum, 1961
  • First edition







Little Eve Edgarton

Illustrated with full-page plates, this is a novel about a reluctant heiress. From the author of "Molly Make Believe." Jacket is worn, with soil/browning at the spine, edgewear, stains, chipping-now in mylar. Book has light foxing, wear and soil, some darkening to rear cover. 210 pages; approx. 5"x7".


  • LITTLE EVE EDGARTON
  • Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  • R. M. Crosby, illustrator
  • The Century Co., 1914
  • First edition







Physiologico-Medical Recorder and Surgical Journal

This antique hardcover bound magazine has navy blue flecked covers with 3/4 brown calf leather, dark brown leather spine label with gilt lettering. This volume contains a complete year of the medical journal, which features several illustrations and articles of professional interest to doctors and surgeons.  At rear are  advertisements, including new doctor's office openings.  Fair condition; some warping to boards; heavy edgewear and corner wear; water stains and damage, most visible to front portion of the book. Some general wear and soil, foxing  Approx. 350 pages, 5"x8".


  • THE PHYSIOLOGICO-MEDICAL RECORDER AND SURGICAL JOURNAL BOUND MAGAZINE 1849 VOLUME XVII COMPLETE YEAR
  • E.H. Stockwell, editor
  • E. Shepard, publisher, 1849