One of the most influential texts by the father of modern geology
Principles of Geology (3 vols.)
London: John Murray, 1830-1833. First edition. A handsome set of this important early scientific work. Bound in contemporary three quarter calf over cloth boards. Each volume rebacked, volume one with... (Item #2606)
"Nothing short of co-equal educational advantages and the same degrees conferred upon both sexes for equal attainments will meet the demands of the time"
An Address Upon the Co-Education...
Philadelphia: Charles A. Dixon and Co., 1873. First edition. Original printed wraps, with stitching holding well. Small stamp of Andover Newton to top corner of front wrapper. Mild offsetting and... (Item #2727)
London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1963. First edition. Uncorrected Proof, preceding the First Edition. As with the first edition, this proof contains an afterword by Malamud and a 10-page glossary of... (Item #1926)
A work increasingly recognized as one of Marcet's greatest social contributions
[Marcet, Jane] The author of...
John Hopkins' Notions on Political...
London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Greene & Longman, 1833. First edition. Contemporary cloth binding with paper label to front board. Some bumping and rubbing to extremities; spine a bit sunned... (Item #2671)
A window into Roman life by the father of the modern epigram
[Martial] Martialis, Marcus Valerius (40...
Venetiis [Venice]: Aldus Manutius, the Elder, December, 1501. First Aldine edition. The fourth book published as part of the Aldine Classics, after Virgil, Horace and Juvenal, all printed earlier in... (Item #963)
The first appearance of Marvell's Coy Mistress, which influenced the works of Woolf, Eliot, and Heminway
Marvell, Andrew; Henry Savile
Miscellaneous Poems; [together with:] Advice...
London: Printed for Robert Boulter; [place and publisher not stated], 1681; [1679; 1679?]. First editions. 3 works, folio (293 x 186 mm). Mid-20th-century brown calf (Miscellaneous Poems) and brown morocco-backed... (Item #2504)
"Masterfully brings Napoleon's often tumultous relationships with the women in his life with full colour and detail"
Napoleon and the Fair Sex...
London: William Heinemann, 1894. First edition. Bound by Bayntun in full blue crushed levant morocco, pink silk-moire end papers, a lovely minature portrait of Empress Josephine on the front cover... (Item #2583)
A fascinating study on the role women and African American Southerners played in the new educational system
Mayo, Rev. A. D.
Southern Women in the Recent...
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1892. First edition. Listed on the front wrap as Bureau of Education Circular of Information NO. 1, 1892. Original printed wrappers with some minor chipping and... (Item #2728)
New York: Random House, 1985. First Edition. Presentation inscription on the half title to environmental writer and prolific Western author Edward Abbey: “For Ed, With all best wishes, Your friend... (Item #2132)
With recommendations on girls' education from infancy through college
McKeever, William A.
The Industrial Training of the...
New York: Macmillan, 1914. First edition. Original publisher's cloth binding with front board stamped in white and black. Mild shelfwear to extremities and gentle bumps to corners. Collates xi, 82... (Item #2493)
London: Richard Bentley, 1849. First edition. Bound in contemporary three-quarter red morocco over marbled boards, with marbled end papers and a marbled text block. Front hinge a little tender, but... (Item #1855)