Reference & Hobbies
Emerson Books, 1973. Hardcover. This small, charming manual is notable for its illustrations by an unattributed artist (or more likely, several artists). The fascinating black and white images include several glossy pages of exploded diagrams, making this a lovely find for the hobbyist or collage artist. In archival plastic.
D. Van Nostrand Company, 1951. Chamorel, Berri. First Edition. Cloth. Missing dust jacket. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine and gilt decoration on cover. This is a stated first edition of this comprehensive beginner's guide to horsemanship by the former captain of the First Hussars in the Russian Imperial...
Mosby, 1985. Hardcover. This book can be commonly found in a reprinted paperback edition, but the hardbound edition for use by physicians is much less common. This 1000+ page index is specially bound with a detachable cover allowing pages to be easily removed and inserted as needed. A fascinating and comprehensive reference.