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    Society of Iconophiles Reference Books. A lot consisting of three scarce and long out-of-print books:

    Catalogue of the Engravings Issued by the Society of Iconophiles compiled by Richard Hoe Lawrence with an Introduction by William Loring Andrews. (New York: Society of Iconophiles, 1908), limited first edition (1 of 125 copies), frontispiece, 87 pages, quarter brown morocco over tan boards with gilt lettering, 4to (8.5" x 10.75"). Slipcase and spine with a bit of wear, else Fine book. Original pre-publication illustrated prospectus included.

    History of the Society of Iconophiles of the City of New York: MDCCCXCV : MCMXXX and Catalogue of its Publications with Historical and Biographical Notes, Etc. compiled under the direction of Richard Hoe Lawrence. (New York: Society of Iconophiles, 1930), limited first edition (1 of 186), frontispiece, heavily illustrated, 290 pages, quarter brown morocco over tan boards with gilt lettering, 4to (8.5" x 10.75"), bookplate of Edward Courtland Gale on front pastedown. Fine book in slipcover.

    Washington's Reception by the Ladies of Trenton Together with the Chorus Sung as He Passed Under the Triumphal Arch Raised on the Bridge Over the Assunpink April Twenty-First MDCCLXXXIX (New York: Society of Iconophiles, 1903), limited edition (1 of 104), frontispiece, soft covers with yellow dust jacket, 4to (8" x 10.75"). Fine condition. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.


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