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I have 18 volumes of 'Buffon's Natural History' all leather
I have 18 volumes of 'Buffon's Natural History' all leather bound - not in the best of condition. 9 vols out of 9 'birds' - 'man' Vol 2 and 3 - 'Earth' Vol 1 and 9 - 'Quadrupeds' Vol 4,5,6,7,8. … read more
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I have a very large, old family Bible. The copyright dates inside start around 1872. The Bible contains both Old and New Testament, with two versions; the Apocrypha, and many, many pictures. I am wait… read more
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Hello,I have a lovely old book "Tales from Shakespeare" by
Hello, I have a lovely old book "Tales from Shakespeare" by Chas & Mary Lamb. The introduction, by The Rev. Alfred Ainger, M.A. is dated 1878. What is unusual about this book is it's cover....it has a… read more
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I have about 20 ivory Netsukes given to me by my mother who
I have about 20 ivory Netsukes given to me by my mother who inherited them from her late husband who inherited them from his father (1843-1928) who (as the story goes) acquired them when he was a miss… read more
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have beautiful k=leatherbound w gold "trim", with etchings
have beautiful k=leatherbound w gold "trim", with etchings unside--12 volumes, Shakespeare plays, at least 70 years old, probably older. How the heck do I find a LOCAL book appraiser that knows what t… read more
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I am in the Mahopac area of New York we found some old newspapers
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I have an "Indian Stone" covered piece of pottery with blue
I have an "Indian Stone" covered piece of pottery with blue floral designs. How do I determine its value? It belonged to my grandmother and we believe it came over from England with her mother in the … read more
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Dear Sir or Madam, I was left three books and a set from
Dear Sir or Madam, I was left three books and a set from our little library when my father died in 1996. They are: 1. Les Hommes Illustre Qui ont paru en France pendant ce Siecle: Avec leur Portraits … read more
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We have many older books handed down and one of them is "THE
We have many older books handed down and one of them is "THE WORKS of WILLIAM SHAKSPERE" edited by Charles Knight, "with nearly four hundred illustrations". by SIR JOHN GILBERT, GEORGE ROUTLEDGE AND S… read more
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I have a book that is dated 1911, published by Oxford "
I have a book that is dated 1911, published by Oxford "at the University Press / London: Henry Frowde, M.A." The Spine identifies it as "The Book of Common Prayer." The book is small (approx 7" by 4")… read more
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The Poetry of Robert Burns.... Centenary Edition... 4 volumes
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I have 3 volumes of Commentaries on the Laws of En gland by
I have 3 volumes of Commentaries on the Laws of En gland by William Blackstone, printed in 1791. They are in excellent condition and I presume they are originals. What are they worth and if I wanted t… read more
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I have a 1922 Paris First Edition of James Joyces Ulysses,
I have a 1922 Paris First Edition of James Joyce's Ulysses, numbered 257. It is in the original box and looks like it has never been read. I would say it is in Very Fine or pristine condition. There a… read more
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I have multiple Civil War books ranging in dates of publication
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DianaF One of the art deco folios I have is from Paris
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I have a hardcover edition of hugh latimer's sermons from the 1500's after his martyrdom. A parchment bound hand-written copy of a large book from a religious cappella in Italy from 1543. A book of dr… read more
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