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1 Report Upon the Commercial Relations of the United States with Foreign Countries for the Year 1879, Volume II
Washington Government Printing Office 1880 Cloth Good+ Foreign Relations Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" Tables 
Table of Contents: Europe: Sweden and Norway, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain and Ireland, France, Switzerland, Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Italy, Malta, Austria-Hungary, Greece, Romania, Russia; and Polynesia: Hawaiian Islands, Society Islands. 875 pp. including Index. Numerous tables for each country showing Imports and Exports. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Spine reads: Supplement to Commercial Relations 1879. Small tear at spine top edge. Spine ends bumped/rubbed. Otherwise covers are Very Good. Ex.-mus. stamp and numbers on front free endpaper, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Congress MEMORIAL OF G. FURMAN AND OTHER PUBLIC WRITERS, Praying the Passage of an International Law of Copy-right.
Washington 1837 Paperbound Very Good to Very Good- U.S. Government Document Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" 
24th Congress, 2d Session. February 20, 1837. A petition of "public writers and friends of literature...have long viewed with regret the existing law of copy-right in the United States, as inconsistent with the spirit of the age, the diffusion of sound knowledge, the interest of American writers, and the rights generally of literary property....Your petitioners therefore pray that your honorable body will pass an act providing for an international law of copy-right with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, or in any other way, which to your honorable body may seem meet, securing in the United States to the subjects of said kingdom the rights of property in their literary productions." 3 pp. One and a half pages of names, in two columns. Some addresses included with names. Names include: Gold S. Silliman , John Le Conte, Sam. Swartwout, Elijah Cotton, Josiah Q. Stearns and many more. 3 pp. Foxing on first page. No interference with text, otherwise Very Good +. Disbound but intact. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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New York J. Fitzgerald & Co 1882 Wraps Good- Geology Size: Approx. 6" x 9 3/4" 
In Two Parts, Each Complete in itself. PART ONE. Humboldt Library. No. 38. Author was Director-General of the Geological Surveys for Great Britain and Ireland. 48 pp. Covers are Good-. Back cover detached. Tears and missing pieces around edges. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 
Price: 18.50 USD
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London Trubner & Co. 1887 Wraps Very Good Geology Size: Approx. 6" x 9 1/4" 
Includes two papers. ON A DIAMANTIFEROUS PERIDOTITE, AND THE GENESIS OF THE DIAMOND. Extracted from the Geological Magazine, Decade III. Vol. IV. No. 1, p.22, January, 1887. Abstract of a Paper read at the Birmingham Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, September 1886. pp. 22-24. Also COMPARATIVE STUDIES UPON THE GLACIATION OF NORTH AMERICA, GREAT BRITAIN, AND IRELAND. Extracted from the Geological Magazine, Decade III. Vol. IV. No. 1, p.28, January, 1887. Abstract of a paper read at the Birmingham Meeting of the British Association, September, 1886. pp. 28-32. Laid in two newspaper clippings: one written"To the Editor of the Standard", in pencil on the margin written "Standard June 14th 99 -". the other clipping is about "the dispute among geologists as to the origin of the diamond..." One small tear on front side edge otherwise Very Good . String-tied. (Have 8 more pamphlets by Lewis, all different titles) 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 McCarthy, Justin AN IRISHMAN'S STORY
New York The Macmillan Company 1905 Cloth Very Good- Ireland Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " 
436 pp. Green cloth covers with gilt title and clover on front cover, gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, scuffing to cover faces. Spine is slightly pulled away from book, spine ends and corners are bent and fraying. Gilt top page edge. Previous owner's name stamped on front inside cover. Date stamped on back inside cover. Interior pages are browning along edges, otherwise clean. Book in VG- condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Reid, Herbert J. A. Through Europe in a Motor Car
London The International AutoTravel Company Leather Very Good Early Travel Size: Approx. 4 3/4" x 7 1/4" Maps, Tables, Drawings 
No date. Circa 1914 as previous owner's name on front free endpaper with "1914" and dates in text of 1913. Author was Managing Director of the International Autotravel Company. "To the 1,257 clients who have during the past five years motored in the British Isles and on the Continent of Europe in cars hired from the International Autotravel Company we dedicate...the sixth edition of this modest handbook." 158 pp. Filled with full page illustrated advertisements for hotels and Letters of "endorsements" from customers; Motoring-Routes for The British Isles and The Continent of Europe, including a Circular Tour of Ireland and The British Isles, and The Golfer's Motor Tour. Only markings on Golf Motor Tour: with red check marks next to Golf Courses and occasional red underlining. Otherwise interior is clean. Double page - Map of Great Britain. Black limp leather with gilt lettering on front. Mildly rubbed spine ends and side edge otherwise exterior is VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. A handsome little book. 
Price: 130.00 USD
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7 Strong, L.A.G. DUBLIN DAYS
Oxford Basil Blackwell 1921 Wraps Very Good Ireland Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 6 1/4" 
String-tied. Green wraps. Slight crease at side edge otherwise VG+. 31 pp. Interior is tight, clean and VG+ condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Tynan, Katharine THE MIDDLE YEARS
London Constable & Company Ltd 1916 Cloth Good- Memoir Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
Memoir of Irish poet and writer. 415 pages with index. Green cloth covers with gilt lettering and clovers on front, and faded gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, edges rubbed with some exposed areas, scuffing and white marks to cover faces, joints rubbed. Spine is creased, spine ends are bent and fraying. Gilt top page edge. Ex. library with identification numbers on bottom spine, library bookplate on front inside cover, identification numbers and embossed stamp on volume description page, bar code and checkout slip on back free endpaper, pocket envelope on back inside cover. Hinges reinforced with white linen tape. Front free endpaper missing. Loose spine. Interior pages are browning along edges, some chipping to pages, some corners are dog-earred or creased, some marks/light foxing. Book in Good- condition. Scarce copy of first British edition. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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