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1 Boswell, James, Esq. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LLD Comprising a Series of Epistolary Correspondence .
London George Routledge and Sons First Thus Leather Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Julian Portch 
Handsome red full leather binding with green title band with gilt lettering. Also raised bands and gilt designs between bands. Marbeled pastedown and endpapers. Gilt dentelles on front and back. Bound by H&C Treacher, Brighton. Probably dates from late 1800's. Solid, sound volume with marbled edges and endpapers. There is an illustration "The Death of Dr. Johnson" fronting the title page. Book is remarkably bright for its age. Double column format, 526 pages. A few light foxing spots not affecting text. Collectible. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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2 Dickens, Charles Barnaby Rudge and Master Humphrey's Clock
London Caxton London Leather Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Sibson and H.K. Browne 
Maroon full leather binding with raised bands and polished spine with gilt designs and titles. Pebbled leather front and backwith darker corner tips. All edges gilt.Not signed, but a high quality binding. Sixteen black and white illustrations and seven color plates enhance Dickens' classic story.originally published in1841. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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3 Prescott, William H. Biographical and Critical Miscellanies
Philadelphia J.B. Lippincott & Co. 1871 Revised Three-Quarter Leather Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Green leather spine and corner tips over marbeled boards. Red leather title label and black leather author label on spine. Raised bands with gilt designs between bands. Bright marbeled endpapers, and marbeled edges. Clean, tight books. This revised editioncontains a lengthy article on Spanish Literature, in addition to the "matter published in previous editions." A find for lovers of old books. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Scott, Sir Walter Scott's Poetical Works
London London: Henry Frowde, 1906 1906 Oxford Complete Edition Three Quarter Leatrher Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Three Quarter Leatrher. Very Good/No Jacket, as Issued. Oxford Complete Edition. Gilt titles and designs to leather spine. Green leather faded to near brown on spine over green cloth. Five raised bands. Leather tips to corners. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers, portrait frontispiece. Reaadable two column format. Edited by J. Logie Robertson, and with author's introduction and notes. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Scott, Sir Walter The Poetical Works
Edinburgh Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1855 1855 1851 Full-Leather Very Good None as Issued Book 
Full-Leather. Very Good/None as Issued. 1851. Antiquarian leather with embossed design to front and back boards. Light wear to spine edges, but still strong. Gilt title to spine and all edges gilt. Includes a memoir of the author. Seven engravings, with tissue guards, illustrate the volume. Includes miscellaneous as well as best known poems. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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