Home Independent Dealers
For those who care about books!  
Bookdealer: The Owl at the Bridge
Search Books, Periodicals, Ephemera
First Edition Signed
Added Past 24 Hours


Browse by Speciality
Antiques and Collectibles: Antiques
Art History
Books on Books
Collectible and Rare Books
History: Europe
History: South America and Carib
History: U.S.
History: World
Law and Criminality
Literature: General
Medical: General
Politics and Government
  To browse a speciality
  category, click on the
  category name in the
  column to the left.
For more browse options and category lists, scroll to bottom of page.

Contact information: The Owl at the Bridge
25 Berwick Lane, Cranston, Rhode Island, 02905-3708, United States
Phone: 401-467-7362    
Website URL:

The Owl at the Bridge, in business since 1981, specializes in scholarly, rare, and unusual out-of-print books. We stock a wide range of titles in many subjects and supply printed lists on request. Our primary interests include Italian history & culture, particularly the Renaissance. We are now divesting ourselves of our reference collection in American industrial silver, especially Gorham.
Featured Item

Buy Now
Item number: NS0294.

Higgin, L. [Louis]. Street, Eugène E. (Edward), d. 1913   Spanish Life in Town and Country with Chapters on Portuguese Life in Town and Country  Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1902. x p., 1 l., 325 p., front., 15 plates; 18.5 cm. Series: Our European Neighbours, edited by W. H. Dawson.[VI]. Spain had just begun to be a tourist destination for British and Americans. Stock#NS0294. Vg, yellow cloth with green printing.
Appr.:  |  AUD 35.71  |  CAD 33.33  |  EUR 22.22  |  GBP 16.45  |  JPY 2,500.00  |  MXN 416.67  |  ZAR 347.22  | 
Featured Item

Buy Now
Item number: NS0293.

Poems of consolation   The Poet's Gift of Consolation to Sorrowing Mothers  Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes [1874]. 167 p.; 17.5 cm. Cover title: Poems of consolation. 46 poems, mostly anonymous but including such American poets as Longfellow, Sigourney, and James Russell Lowell. Two are by Mrs. Browning. A must volume for any collection that aspires to the complete works of Henry Timrod. stock#NS0293. Vg, binding has gold and black decoration.
Appr.:  |  AUD 57.14  |  CAD 53.33  |  EUR 35.56  |  GBP 26.32  |  JPY 4,000.00  |  MXN 666.67  |  ZAR 555.56  | 
Featured Item

Buy Now
Item number: NS0291.

Hart, Edith & Sturgis, Lucy C.   Chin Hsing (Forward March) in China by Edith Hart and Lucy C. Sturgis  Publisher: NY, Domestic & Foreign Missionary Society [1913]. 98 p., illus.; 19 cm. The story of the Episcopal Church's Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society in China in the early 20th century. Stock#NS0291. Good+/ paper.
Appr.:  |  AUD 42.86  |  CAD 40.00  |  EUR 26.67  |  GBP 19.74  |  JPY 3,000.00  |  MXN 500.00  |  ZAR 416.67  | 

Terms of Sale:
Shipping: USPS media mail $5.50; priority $11; tracking included in receipt email. International orders charged by weight; we will notify the buyer if shipping exceeds our default. Payments accepted: credit card (your bill will say "A Book CoOp", former name of TomFolio), check, Western Union or International Money Order. We invoice established institutions. On request we provide additional services or a different carrier (UPS, FedEx, DHL) although, astonishingly, the USPS remains most economical. Return any item within ten days of receipt, refund to exclude shipping. This is a secure site for credit transactions; use Visa, Mastercard, or American Express (this bookseller does not use paypal).
Browse Items By Speciality Authors
  Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321
Pedro Calderón de la Barca, 1600-1681
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, 1547-1616
e. e. (Edward Estlin) Cummings, 1894-1962
      Federico García Lorca, 1898-1936
Niccolò Machiavelli, 1469-1527
Iris Origo, 1902-1988
Pablo Picasso, 1881-1973

Browse Items By Categories
American Indians
Americana & U.S. States
Antiques and Collectibles: Antiques
Antiques and Collectibles: Collectibles
Art History
Art: Methods
Arts: Applied
Arts: Original Works and Prints
Blank Books, Gift Books and Special Occasions
Books on Books
Building and Construction
   >  Construction
   >  Construction: Commercial
   >  Construction: Concrete
   >  Construction: Residential
   >  Construction: Timber
   >  Fixtures and Catalogs
   >  House Plans
   >  Masonry
Children's and Juvenile Books
Children's Book Awards
Children's Books for Younger Children
Children's Nonfiction Books
Children's Series Books
Collectible and Rare Books
Computers and Internet
Conservation and Environment
Cookbooks and Entertaining
Crafts and Skills
Disasters and Rescue
Eccentric and Offbeat
Education: Books about Education Topics
Education: Textbooks and Instructional Materials
Erotica (no viewable graphics)
Ethnic Studies
Exploration and Discovery
Families and Genealogy
Fashion and Beauty
Fiction: Christian
Fiction: Historical
Fiction: Horror
Fiction: Mystery
Fiction: Romance
Fiction: Science Fiction and Fantasy
Folklore and Mythology
Forestry and Logging
Games and Recreations
Garden and Horticulture
General Interest Magazines and Periodicals
History: Africa
History: Asia
History: Australia and South Pacific
History: Canada and No. America
History: Empires and Civilizations
History: Europe
History: Mexico and Central America
History: Russia and Soviet Union
History: South America and Carib
  History: U.S.
History: World
Holidays and Festivals
Home Management
Home Repair and Decorating
Horses and Equestrian Sport
Language and Linguistics
Law and Criminality
Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Transgender
Literature: American
Literature: English
Literature: General
Literature: World
Maps and Atlases
Medical: General
Medical: Health and Fitness
Medical: Specialties
Men's Studies
Movements and Organizations
Music: Audio and Video
Music: Scores and Songbooks
Natural History
New Age
Occult and Mysterious Phenomena
Outdoor Recreation
Parks and Historic Sites
Performing Arts
Pets and Domestic Animals
Politics and Government
Psychology: Professional
Psychology: Self Help
Religion: Christianity
Religion: General
Religion: Jewish Studies
Religion: Other
Science: Biology
Science: Chemistry
Science: Geology
Science: Physics
Sewing and Needlework
Social Sciences
Space Exploration
Technical and Engineering
Transportation: Automotive
Transportation: Aviation
Transportation: Nautical
Transportation: Railroads
Travel and Adventure
True Crime
Women's Studies

To browse more items click here.

Home   Contact Us   Bookdealers   Browse Books   Detailed Search   Antiques Collectibles   Privacy Statement   Shopping Cart

Copyright © 2000 - 2015 TomFolio is a registered
trademark of ABookCoOp, Inc. All rights reserved. Legal Information.