Catalogue of the Collection of Books and Manuscripts Belonging to Mr. Brayton Ives of New-York: Comprising: Early Printed Books, Americana, Illustrated French Books, Works of Standard Authors, Classical Manuscripts, Missals and Books of Hours
Printed at the DeVinne Press, 1891 - 317 pages
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Account America Anno Author back and edges backs and tops beautiful BEDFORD blank blue Boston bound broad brown calf century CHARLES Church cloth collection colored condition contains copy corner ornaments Country crimson levant morocco Crown crushed curious dark designs EDITION Elegantly bound England English engravings executed filleted sides fine Folio four France French GEORGE gilt back gilt edges gold green half Henry HISTORY illuminated Illustrated impressions Indian initial inside gilt borders interesting JAMES John King late leaf leaves letters levant morocco super-extra Library lines LONDON Lord MANUSCRIPT marbled edges morocco extra New-England Notes numerous original Paris perfect plates polished portrait present Printed published RARE red morocco remarkable richly SCARCE sides with corner sold Text THOMAS tooled Translated UNCUT vellum verso vols volume VOYAGE wood woodcuts Written YORK
Page 256 - William Shake-speare, His True Chronicle History of the life and death of King Lear, and his three Daughters.
Page 226 - PASTON LETTERS. ORIGINAL LETTERS, written during the Reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III., by various Persons of Rank or Consequence.
Page 225 - THE GOLDEN TREASURY OF THE BEST SONGS AND LYRICAL POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. Selected and arranged, with Notes, by FRANCIS TURNER PALGRAVE.
Page 213 - Go and cry in the ears of Jerusalem, saying, Thus saith the Lord: I remember thee, the kindness of thy youth, the love of thine espousals, when thou wentest after me in the wilderness, in a land that was not sown.
Page 258 - THE READER. This Figure, that thou here seest put, It was for gentle Shakespeare cut ; Wherein the Graver had a strife With Nature, to out-doo the life: O, could he but have drawne his wit As well in brasse, as he hath hit His face ; the print would then surpasse All that was ever writ in brasse. But, since he cannot, Reader, looke Not on his Picture, but his Booke.
Page 162 - What more felicity can fall to creature Than to enjoy delight with liberty, And to be lord of all the works of nature! To...
Page 237 - The History of Pennsylvania, in North America, from the Original Institution and Settlement of that Province, under the first Proprietor and Governor William Penn, in 1681, till after the Year 1742, with an Introduction, respecting The Life of W.
Page 157 - MORNING POST. A NEW EDITION, Revised and partly Re-written, with several New Chapters and Illustrations, crown 8vo, cloth extra, js. 6d. Jennings' The Rosicrucians : Their Rites and Mysteries. With Chapters on the Ancient Fire and Serpent Worshippers. By HARGRAVE JENNINGS. With Five fullpage Plates and upwards of 300 Illustrations.
Page 138 - Testament!,' with 90 wood-cuts beautifully engraved. Crown 8vo. half bound morocco, 1(. Is. A few copies printed entirely on India paper, 2J. 2s. THE DANCE OF DEATH, exhibited in fifty-five elegant Engravings on Wood, with a Dissertation on the several Representations of that Subject; more particularly on those attributed to MACABER and HOLBEIN, by FRANCIS DOUCE, FSA 8vo.