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  • Melbourne 2017

    Melbourne 2017

    Bookseller: Douglas Stewart Fine Books

    Specialties:
    • Artists' Books
    • Cartography
    • History
    • Illustrated books
    • Manuscripts
    • Maps
    • Natural history

    View the catalogue (5.09 MB): 3401_DSFB_Melbourne_2017.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3401_DSFB_Melbourne_2017.pdf

    A selection of significant books, manuscripts, original artworks, graphics and photography, from the Renaissance to the late 20th century.

  • Fall 2016 – From Aristotle to A.A. Milne

    Fall 2016 – From Aristotle to A.A. Milne

    Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Golf
    • Modern first editions
    • Natural history
    • Old and rare books
    • Photography
    • Political Science

    View the catalogue (9.2 MB): 3391_Raptis-Rare-Books-Fall-2016-Catalog-1.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3391_Raptis-Rare-Books-Fall-2016-Catalog-1.pdf

    We are pleased to announce the arrival of our Fall 2016 catalog featuring a fine selection of recent arrivals and collection highlights including one of the earliest presentation copies of James Joyce’s Ulysses inscribed to Lewis Galantiere, an exceptionally rare hand corrected speech with additions and edits in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s own hand, an inscribed first edition of Albert Einstein’s The Evolution of Physics, and a signed extra limited edition of Winnie-The-Pooh inscribed with an original poem by A.A. Milne. Other highlights include a rare first edition in English of Dante’s Divine Comedy, a first edition of The Godfather inscribed by Mario Puzo to his editor Bill Targ, and a first edition, first issue of Political debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas. As always, we are dedicated to assisting you in building your own collection or selecting the perfect gift with gift wrapping services available upon request.

  • 2017 Spring Catalogue

    2017 Spring Catalogue

    Bookseller: Asher Rare Books (Since 1830)

    Specialties:
    • Bindings
    • Cartography
    • Early printing
    • Islam
    • Natural history
    • Old and rare books
    • Travel

    View the catalogue (6.8 MB): 3374_2017 Spring 11.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3374_2017 Spring 11.pdf

  • A Collection of Books edited by Christophe Plantin

    A Collection of Books edited by Christophe Plantin

    Bookseller: Librairie Eric Speeckaert

    Specialties:
    • Humanism
    • Latin & Greek
    • Literature
    • Natural history
    • Old and rare books
    • Poetry
    • Religion

    View the catalogue (905.24 kB): 3370_Cat_ES_Plantin_2017.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3370_Cat_ES_Plantin_2017.pdf

    Catalogue of a unique collection of 61 books edited by Christophe Plantin from 1556 till 1589, mostly from a Belgian collection made since 1930.

  • Short List No. 233 - T - List.

    Short List No. 233 - T - List.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Anthropology
    • Australiana
    • Linguistics
    • Natural history
    • Pacificana
    • Science and technology
    • Travel

    Other Specialties:
    Exploration
    Miscellany
    View the catalogue (1.69 MB): 3369_Short List 233.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3369_Short List 233.pdf

  • Winter 2017

    Winter 2017

    Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books, Manuscripts & Paintings.

    Specialties:
    • Australiana
    • Natural history
    • Pacificana

    View the catalogue (2.58 MB): 3368_June.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3368_June.pdf

    A selection of 52 items including one of the great voyage rarities: an original Quiros presentation memorial.

  • Woodburn Catalogue 24 Flowers

    Woodburn Catalogue 24 Flowers

    Bookseller: Woodburn Books

    Specialties:
    • Botany
    • Gardening
    • Illustrated books
    • Natural history
    • Old and rare books

    Other Specialties:
    American Horticultural Literature, Garden Design, Garden History, Herbs & Herbals, Landscape Architecture, Plants
    View the catalogue (1.87 MB): 3341_Catalogue 24.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3341_Catalogue 24.pdf

    Catalogue #24 (May 2017), "Flowers - with Sections on Roses, Orchids and Succulents," contains 225 items ranging from individual flower monographs to a section of "Language of Flowers" books. Highlights include the following: Brook's NEW CYCLOPAEDIA OF BOTANY AND COMPLETE BOOK OF HERBS (London 1851-1854) with 100 colored plates; Hey's THE MORAL OF FLOWERS (London 1836) with 28 colored plates of bouquets; Stern's PEONIES OF GREECE in the limited edition, with 12 loose color lithographs measuring 26" tall by 20" wide suitable for individual framing; and a nurseryman's sales catalogue with 57 color plates of fruits, flowers and trees from the Miller & House Nursery (circa 1888), a U.S./Canadian cross-border nursery. Please contact us at info@woodburnbooks.com or phone us at (609) 466-0522 if you would like to receive a print version of this catalogue.

  • Short List No. 232 - Biology.

    Short List No. 232 - Biology.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Botany
    • Natural history
    • Zoology

    Other Specialties:
    Evolution
    View the catalogue (1.66 MB): 3335_Short List 232.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3335_Short List 232.pdf

  • Auction catalogue 143 - on Friday, 2. 6. 2017

    Auction catalogue 143 - on Friday, 2. 6. 2017

    Bookseller: Központi Antikvárium

    Specialties:
    • Americana
    • Asia
    • Erotica
    • Maps
    • Natural history
    • Prints and drawings
    • Religion

    Other Specialties:
    Rare maps, reformation-related editions, astronomy, 16-17th century works, photos, and the others mostly Hungarica.
    View the catalogue (4.36 MB): 3323_Kozponti_143.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3323_Kozponti_143.pdf

    Containing 199 lots (mostly related to Hungary). We accept phone bid applications and absentee bids by e-mail.

  • Catalogue 2017

    Catalogue 2017

    Bookseller: Librairie Ancienne Clagahé

    Specialties:
    • History
    • Literature
    • Manuscripts
    • Modern illustrated books
    • Natural history
    • Old and rare books
    • Travel

    View the catalogue (7.9 MB): 3311_Fila17 - mail bd.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3311_Fila17 - mail bd.pdf

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