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Travel Diary Jewelry

So my second oldest has decided to make jewelry. This one comes from a 1970 Thorndike Barnhart dictionary purchased in a thrift store in Cocoa FL. Cute eh.

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The Essays of Elia and Eliana

Lamb, Charles. Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig; 1869. 1st edition thus. Decorated full vellum. 371 pp. 18mo. Very good.

Uncommon vellum edition of Lamb’s two collections of essays, embellished with gilt borders and designs, and a small lamb. 31 more words

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The Garden of Kama

. William Heinemann Ltd., London; 1927. Edited by Anthony Hope. 1st illustrated edition, 4th printing. Illustrated with 24 colored plates by Bryam Shaw. Quarter leather with buckram boards. 59 more words

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American Fish-Culture

. Norris, Thaddeus. Porter & Coates, Philadelphia; 1874. 1st edition. Illustrated with b/w line drawings. Red publisher’s cloth. 304 pp. 12mo. Very good-.

A scarce study of fish hatcheries, breeding and culture, with several wonderful plates and line illustrations. 52 more words

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The Last Egyptian

A Romance of the Nile. Anonymous . Edward Stern & Co., Inc., Philadelphia; 1908. 1st edition. Illustrated with color plates by Francis P. Wightman. Blue cloth with a pastedown label. 148 more words

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Floating Island

Hurst & Company, New York; nd, ca1900. Illustrated with dozens of full-page drawings. Pictorial tan publisher’s cloth. 382 pp. 12mo. Very good.

Lovely, uncommon adventure from Verne, filled with many illustrations. 76 more words

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