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Published in two volumes.
Both volumes contain markings, though volume II is more heavily marked. Both volumes contain sections that remain…
View the items in Epictetus The Discourses of Epictetus
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View the items in Wheeler, H.F.B. & Bradley, A.M. Napoleon and the Invasion of England: The Story of the Great Terror, With Numerous Illustrations from Contemporary Prints, Caricatures, Etc. Eight in Color. Two Volumes. Vol. II
This book is described as having Morroco labels and half fawn cloth. The book itself is described as "the story of a simple soul" on its cover page.…
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These books appear to be leather-bound and well kept. On the title pages, it notes that it was translated with the help of J. Arthur Thompson and…
View the items in Weismann, August The Evolution Theory
Old New York is a four novella series that are set in progressing decades: the '40s, '50s, '60s, and '70s. These novellas exist within the same…
View the items in Wharton, Edith Old New York
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The Origin and Development of the Moral Ideas
This is a two-volume collection of the autobiography of German composer Wagner.
View the items in Wagner, Richard Mein Leben
This two-volume set of the works of Villiers de l'Isle-Adam includes the books L'Eve Future and Contes Cruels.
View the items in Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, Philippe-Auguste Oeuvres Completes
Three volumes. Bound in half blue morocco by the famous bookbinder Lavoux.
View the items in Verlaine, Paul Oeuvres Completes
Two volumes. Edited by E. K. Chambers, with an introduction by Canon Beeching. Heavily marked up.
View the items in Vaughan, Henry Poems of Henry Vaughan: Silurist
Includes biographical notes and an essay. Nineteenth edition, in two volumes. Select passages are marked. The letters 'WI' were written in the top…
View the items in Van Bever, Ad & Leautaud, Paul Poetes D'Aujourd'hui: Morceaux choisis
Two volumes. This set is one of only 1000 to be printed. 6th edition. Enlarged. This book is a compilation of essays, addresses, and reviews on…
View the items in Tyndall, John Fragments of Science
Two volumes. Includes illustrations created with lithographs. Bound by the esteemed bookbinder Joseph Zaehnsdorf in half crimson morocco, with…
View the items in Trollope, Francis Domestic Manners of the Americans
Eight volumes. Chronicles is a book series that follow the relationships between the wealthy citizens and clergy of an English county.
View the items in Trollope, Anthony The Chronicles of Barsetshire