• Topic: Antiquarian

Matches 1-20 of 1916

Tokyo: Board of Tourist Industry; Japanese Government Railways, 1934-42.

In wraps as issued; color plates tipped to front panel and colored frontispieces; all volumes are illustrated throughout with black and white and colored plates; A VERY GOOD OR BETTER SET with some occasional light wear to individual volumes, a few owner names; ten with the original glassine jackets. These... more

Price: $588.00

Colorado: Falcon's Wing Press, 1961. FIRST EDITION.

Colored frontispiece; Superb mint copy with dust jacket in the original onionskin wrap applied at time of printing -- never opened. 305 pages plus errata slip laid in wrapping which was done by Dr. Muses and this volume was purchased from his library. ... more

Price: $575.00

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. 1937. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION.

Bound in white cloth with vellum finish, a variant not listed by Gilbert. A FINE COPY. Frontispiece portrait of Waite; twenty three half tone plates, further illustration en texte, and 123 engraved vignettes as head and tail pieces. 658 pages, indexed. Square 8vo. Gilbert A45(b) cites this edition as red... more

Price: $479.00

Sydney: John Sands Limited, 1912. FIRST EDITION. Presentation copy: "From the Author".

Rebound with leather labels and new end papers; A FINE COPY & scarce. (xxv), 498 pages with appendix and index paginated separately. Eighty one plates and illustrations, nine folding. Royal Octavo. ... more

Price: $450.00

London: Printed for J. Newbery, at the Bible and Sun opposite the North Door in St. Paul's Church-yard; and B. Collins, Bookseller, on the New Canal in Salisbury, 1753. FIRST EDITION.

With an appendix containing some account of their various superstitious observances by astrology, prodigies, auguries, auspices, oracles, &c. in which the origin of each are pointed out. As also a short historical account of the rise of altars, sacred groves, priests, and temples. By a gentleman of Cambridge. Rebound in... more

Price: $450.00

London: MacMillan and Co., 1906. FIRST EDITION, signed.

Bound in full leather with much decorative work on panels and spine; matching green custom end papers; old plate removed from rear pastedown; spine has turned to an even tan and the panels are dark green, but titles, bands, and flourishes are bright; internals very fine; A VERY GOOD+ COPY.... more

Price: $388.00

London: Reeves & Turner, [1867]. FIRST EDITION.

Rebound in a sturdy cloth with slight wear; gilt title; binding very firm; no markings; A VERY GOOD+ COPY. Attribution by symbol of dot inside circle on the title page. 614 pages, indexed. Small thick octavo. Very scarce, and most difficult to locate in this condition. ... more

Price: $388.00

Paris: Le Editions de Cres et Cie., 1930. FIRST EDITION.

Quarter bound in caramel calf with matching marbled boards; original title bound in; matching marbled ends; text excellent without defects; A FINE COPY. 347 pages with an excellent bibliography. Well illustrated with rare photographs including the frontispiece of Kamakura. Tall 8vo. This copy belonged to Charles Muses with his stamp... more

Price: $375.00

New York: Lucis Trust, 1944-77. Approximately two hundred issues stretching across three decades.

VERY GOOD or better, but not a continuous run. Many articles by Alice and Foster Bailey, plus other luminaries of the Arcane School. Excellent supplement and resource for questions arising from Mrs. Bailey's books. Approximately thirty pounds weight. ... more

Price: $350.00

London: Bernard Quaritch, 1897. FIRST EDITION.

Edge of spine and front hinge repaired and tightened; titles and binding very bright; internals excellent as most remains uncut/unopened; A VERY GOOD+ CLOTH COPY. 662 pages, indexed plus errata and addenda page. Folding maps and other illustrations. Small quarto. ... more

Price: $325.00

New York: MacMillan and Co., 1894. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION.

Title page browned from tissue over the frontis; rebound in dark blue premium cloth with leather title label; top edge gilt; brown spotting top of fore edge not effecting text; printed on coated enamel stock; A VERY GOOD+ volume. Small quarto. Marvelous illustrations plus foldout map. [xvi], 432 pages, plus... more

Price: $325.00

New York: Boehme Society, 1952-54.

Original journals bound in sturdy cloth; book plate of Henry Finch; ; else, VERY GOOD+ COPY, the original wraps and covers bound in pebbled cloth boards. Printed by Dr. Muses using a typed plate transfer method in sepia ink. Some of the most astute Behmenist research produced, including an examination... more

Price: $325.00

Adyar: Theosophical Publishing House, 1951. Third and Enlarged edition.

A FINE CLOTH COPY. Edited by C. Jinarajadasa and assisted by Elizabeth Preston. With 230 illustrations, many in color. 396 pages, plus addenda and errata. Tall Folio. ... more

Price: $295.00

Salem, NH: Salem House, 1985. DELUXE LIMITED EDITION.

Bound in full blue goat skin with magnificent style; each volume with a card inset into front panel; all edges gilt; original onion skin separators at the prelims; all plates in extraordinary color; A FINE COPY. Edge of the gold end papers does show some discoloration from a possible chemical... more

Price: $289.00

San Marino, California: The Huntington Library, 1974. FIRST EDITION.

No dust jacket issued; A FINE PREMIUM CLOTH VOLUME with silvered front panel and spine. Fifty two illustrations. 446 pages, indexed. Tall 8vo. ... more

Price: $289.00

New York, J. W. Bouton. 1876. FIRST EDITION.

Front and rear panels decorated, lined and stamped in gilt; no marking or defect; slightly pulled at top of spine; else, A FINE CLOTH COPY in publisher's original binding. With 196 figures. 453 pages, indexed, with a special section of the books consulted in preparing the volume. Square 4to. ... more

Price: $288.00

Edmonton: J. Mead Publications, 2001. Translator's copy with hand written annotation, and signed on the title page.

Small quarto. Hand bound with colored front panel inset; A FINE COPY. In the translator's words "My commentary has focused on elucidating (within, of course, my own limitations) the mythical, mystical, and magical aspects of the text; and whether or not these be accorded, either in whole or in part,... more

Price: $279.00

Edinburgh: Magnum Opus, 1980. Limited to 250 copies only, hand-bound and numbered of which this is number 214.

A FINE VOLUME, bound in a faux leather & illustrated throughout. Edited by Adam McLean. Translated by Fiona Tait. Octavo. ... more

Price: $277.00

Damascus: Dar Tlass, 1991. First Printing.

Tall paper volume as issued; VERY GOOD+. 304 pages. Highly controversial work regarding a murder in Damascus in 1840, and the blood accusation of the Jews which followed. The author was at one time the Syrian Defense Minister. Scarce, controversial item. ... more

Price: $277.00

NY: Garland Publishing, 1976.

A FINE CLOTH COPY.Reprint of the edition printed for S. Waterson, London, of the translation by Robert Dallington[?] of the first part of "Hypnerotomachia Poliphili". From Garland's superb series, The Renaissance and the Gods, of which this was number 15. Garland issued fifty three rare titles in fifty five volumes,... more

Price: $277.00