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The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck
Potter, Beatrix
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Collecting Early Baseball Books

For 150 years, baseball has been played, watched and adored by North Americans. There is a legion of collectible books about early life on the baseball diamond including rule books and guides to the sport that offer a unique perspective. The stadia, the statistics, the rules, the personalities - they have all been documented for decades and we're not talking about modern millionaire stars like Derek Jeter and Manny Ramirez. Our friends at Fine Books & Collections magazine showcase some treasures guaranteed to hit a home run for collectors.

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Bible - German Catholic
Bible - German Catholic
Johann Eck
The Family Album, ABAA

(Kinzers, PA, U.S.A.)

A Wonderful illustrated German Bible published in 1550 - includes numerous woodcuts throughout the text.

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First editions of Spinoza's three works in one volume
Renati Des Cartes Principiorum Philosophiæ & Tractatus Theologico-Politicus & Opera Posthuma
Benedict Spinoza
Athena Rare Books, ABAA

(Fairfield CT, U.S.A.)

First editions of Spinoza's three works in one volume - published in 1663.

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