Catalogue of the Valuable Library of Henry B. Humphrey, Esq: To be Sold by Auction ... May 9th, 1871, and Following Days, in the Library Salesroom of Leonard and Company ... Boston ...
Riverside Press, 1871 - Private libraries - 444 pages
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Catalogue of the Valuable Library of Henry B. Humphrey, Esq.
Henry B. Humphrey
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Page 246 - ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AGRICULTURE: Comprising the Theory and Practice of the Valuation, Transfer, Laying-out, Improvement, and Management of Landed Property, and of the Cultivation and Economy of the Animal and Vegetable productions of Agriculture: including all the latest Improvements, a general History of Agriculture in all Countries, a Statistical View of its present State, with Suggestions for its future progress in the British Isles...
Page 406 - THE GLACIERS OF THE ALPS : being a Narrative of Excursions and Ascents. An Account of the Origin and Phenomena of Glaciers, and an Exposition of the Physical Principles to which they are related.
Page 246 - LOUDON'S ENCYCLOPEDIA of AGRICULTURE: comprising the Laying-out, Improvement, and Management of Landed Property, and the Cultivation and Economy of the Productions of Agriculture. With 1,100 Woodcuts. 8vo. 21s. London's Encyclopaedia of Gardening: comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape Gardening.
Page 211 - IRWIN (EYLES). A series of adventures in the course of a voyage up the Red Sea, on the coasts of Arabia and Egypt ; and of a route through the Deserts of Theba´s, hitherto unknown to the European travellers, in the year 1777...
Page 40 - The tenth muse lately sprung up in America. Or severall poems, compiled with great variety of wit and learning, full of delight.
Page 35 - The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of THE PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH in the UNITED STATES of AMERICA, together with the Psalter, or Psalms of David.
Page 247 - ENCYCLOPEDIA OF COTTAGE, FARM, AND VILLA ARCHITECTURE and FURNITURE ; containing numerous Designs, from the Villa to the Cottage and the Farm, including Farm Houses, Farmeries, and other Agricultural Buildings; Country Inns, Public Houses, and Parochial Schools; with the requisite Fittingsup, Fixtures, and Furniture, and appropriate Offices, Gardens, and Garden Scenery: each Design accompanied by Analytical and Critical Remarks.
Page 264 - Early History of New England ; being a Relation of Hostile Passages between the Indians and European Voyagers and First Settlers ; and a full Narrative of Hostilities, to the Close of the War with the Pequots, in the year 1637 ; also a detailed Account of the Origin of the War with King Philip.
Page 122 - Descriptive Catalogue of the Books printed in the Fifteenth Century, lately forming part of the Library of the Duke di Cassano Serra, and now the property of...
Page 18 - An Apology for the true Christian Divinity, as the same is held forth and preached by the people called, in scorn, Quakers...