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  1. From the Chicago Daily News Reprints Series; No. 32; 8vo (19.6 x 13.8 cm), original printed wrappers; 12 pp.

  2. Second edition; oblong 8vo (18.5 x 28 cm); 82 black and white engravings, many printed recto and verso, 4 pages of introductory text printed on 3 leaves, single printed contents leaf at end, some light offsetting, occasional marginal annotations in pencil, some edges trimmed; modern black half morocco over green boards, green label with gilt lettering to upper cover, a fine copy.

  3. Third edition; 4to (18.4 x 13.8 cm); engraved portrait frontispiece of the author, additional engraved title, numerous engravings to text, light age-toning, contemporary ink ownership inscriptions to prelims, V&A exhibition label to front pastedown, hinges cracked but holding, some evidence of worming to endpapers, rear flyleaf torn with loss; contemporary panelled calf, boards slightly worn, corners rubbed, overall a very good copy.

  4. 2 broadsides, one with text in English, French, and Italian, the other with text in Hebrew, Arabic, Russian, and Greek; evenly toned, edges chipped with loss, some short tears and slight creasing.
    Preserved in a blue cloth wrapover folder: 74.4 x 58.5 cm.

  5. First edition, 8vo (21.5 x 14 cm); 211pp. 13 pages of ads at the end, full page black and white photo reproductions and illustrations in the text, a few sporadic light stains to margins, closed tears to pp.115-118 repaired, otherwise bright and clean; original illustrated gilt Art Nouveau style wrappers by Mikhail Solomonov, rebacked with original printed spine laid down on paper, spine a little creased, Russian bookseller's stamp with ink annotations to lower cover, some minor staining to wrappers, a very good copy.

  6. First edition, signed & inscribed by the author on half-title. 4to, (30 x 22 cm), contemporary half vellum binding gilt. Many b/w illustration plates, pages in fine, crisp condition. xviii, 160 pp.

  7. Lge. 8vo; Preface by Loius M. Rabinowitz, Introduction by Joshua Bloch, 26 black & white illustrations, quarter tan cloth over decorative paper-covered boards, slight wear to corners, otherwise a near-fine copy.

  8. First French edition, number 19 of 125; approx. 100 illustrations with text by Geradin, Alphonse Levu, Emile Levu, Henri Levu, Erward Levu, Schlesinger, Vogel, Worms and others; later green three quarters morocco, marbled boards with spine richly gilt, in 6 compartments; three titles, iv, 282 pp. with blanks to beginning and rear.

  9. Revised edition, officially promoted in 1981 as a limited edition of 650 copies (of which only 53 were bound thus), however, on the limitation page of this copy, a calligraphic statement says: Four additional sets of sheets were discovered in 1986 and bound up, making a total of 264. This is number 204; 4to, (30 x 22 cm); signed gift inscription by the author to half-title, 2,466 miniature black & white illustrations throughout; original full goatskin gilt by Penine Binding, Halifax; [with] Supplementary Volume, flat signed on the half-title by the Author, some colour and many black & white illustrations; perfect bound with illustrated wrappers; both preserved in the original goatskin solander box, rear upper corner bumped, a little rubbed on extremities, otherwise very good, both volumes the enclosed in a fine state.

  10. First American edition; large chromolithographic map titled 'Jewish East London', hardbacked and framed, map size: 43.5 x 60 cm; framed size: 63.5 x 80 cm; book: 8vo, (19 x 12.5 cm); publisher's blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine, edges slightly rubbed, some marginal chips, light worming and browning to page edges, not affecting text; half-title, title, vii-xlv, [3], A, 2-238 pp.



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