- Publisher: Selmar Hess
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Rev. E. Cobham Brewer
Selmar Hess, 1892. New York: Selmar Hess, 1892. First edition. Hardcover, complete in four volumes. Character sketches, accompanied by a generous assortment of wonderful full-page illustrations (engravings, etc.)... more
Brewer, Rev. E. Cobham
New York: Selmar Hess, 1892. New York. Selmar Hess. 1892. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of full page photogravures, etchings, wood engravings and typogravures depicting every imaginable subject. 4 volumes. Thick... more
HORNE, CHARLES F., edited by
NEW YORK: SELMAR HESS, 1894. HALF-LEATHER GILT-RULED BOARDS, SPINES WITH 5 RAISED BANDS. LEATHER OF TIPS & SPINE EDGES SCUFFED. Good. ; FOUR VOLUME SET. EIGHT VOLUMES BOUND IN FOUR,... more
Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama... A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook
Brewer, Rev. E. Cobham (edited by Marion Harland)
New York: Selmar Hess, 1892. Full leather with gilt titles on spines. Vol. I: 408pp; Vol. II: 408pp; Vol. III: 408pp; Vol. IV: 384pp. 399 plates (including 4 colour frontis.,... more
GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN ...The lives of more than 200 of the most prominent personages in history
HORNE, Charles F., ed
NY: Selmar Hess, 1894. Eight volumes. 4to, pp. 408, 408, 408, 384 (paged in pairs). Vols. 1 and 2: Soldiers and sailors. Vols. 3 and 4: Statesmen and sages.... more
Animate Creation; Popular Edition of "Our Living World," A Natural History - Volume VI- Invertebrates (Fishes, Reptiles, & C.)
Wood, The Rev. J. G.
New York: Selmar Hess, 1898. Pp. 298-594. Folio [33 cm] 3/4 brown leather with brown pebbled cloth covered boards with a decorative gilt stamped title on the front cover. Marbled... more
BREWER, E. Cobham
New York: Selmar Hess, 1902. Revised edition. Eight volumes. Each very good to very good plus with light to moderate rubbing to the three quarter leather boards on the spine... more
Brewer, The Rev. E. Cobham; Edited by Marion Harland
New York: Selmar Hess, 1892. Quarto [30 cm] 3/4 dark brown leather with brown cloth covered boards and decorative gilt stamped titles and designs on the spine and front cover.... more
Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama: A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook (8 Volumes)
Brewer, E. Cobham; Harland, Marion (Editor)
New York: Selmar Hess, 1902. Frist American edition. Brown leather spine and corners of cover boards, scuffing from shelf wear, pebbled cloth board inserts. Wear to hinges, but tight. Gold... more
Horne, Charles F.
New York: Selmar Hess, 1894. Includes volumes on soldiers and sailors; statesmen and sages; workmen and heroes; authors and artist. more
Animate Creation; Popular Edition of "Our Living World." A Natural History, Volumes II, III, IV, V, and VI (5 volumes)
Wood, Rev. J. G.; Holder (ed)
New York: Selmar Hess, 1898. 5 volumes, 1898. Half leather folios with marbled boards. Copiously illustrated, including mounted color plates. In good condition only, some of the spine leather worn... more
Mezzotint engraving, Louis XVI Threatened by the Mob on Their Visit to the Tuileries. June 20, 1792.
New York: Selmar Hess, Ca. 1850. Engraved by the renowned Philadelphia engraver John Sartain, after a work by the French painter Denis Auguste Marie Raffet. Depicting a surprisingly calm looking Louis... more
Brewer, Reverend E. Cobham
New York: Selmar Hess, 1896. Cloth over boards with half leather, title in gilt to top board and spine, all edges stained red, marbled endpapers, captioned tissue guarded engravings throughout,... more
CHARACTER SKETCHES OF ROMANCE, FICTION AND DRAMA. A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook. Four Volumes.
BREWER, E. Cobham. Edited by Marion Harland.
New York: Selmar Hess, 1892. FOUR VOLUMES. Complete Set. Four Very Good+ hardbacks in original green cloth binding with gilt lettering spine and covers, gilt embossed floral decorations spine and... more