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The Photography Book

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22997


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, illustrated endpapers. Profrusely illustrated with color and B&W photographs. . Slight mark on front cover, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE.. Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 512 pp View more info

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Fine Books & Collections Issue 12.4/Autumn 2014

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Bonhams: 2014

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 26406


Publisher's glossy wraps. Illustrated with color photographs and reproductions. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, else fine. NEAR FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 80 pp View more info

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Chicago Hand Bookbinders Twelfth Anniversary Exhibition

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Art Institute of Chicago: 1991

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26408


Publisher's card wraps. Illustrated with color photographs. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Guide to Reading

By: Abbott, Lyman; Asa Don Dickinson and Others (eds.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, Nelson Doubleday, Inc: 1925

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 22193


Volume XXIII of the Pocket University Series. Publisher's full navy cloth with gilt decoration on cover, t.e.g. Illustrated with sepia plates. . Head of spine is lightly rubbed and lettering on spine is faded, upper tip of front cover bumped, paper covering hinge is splitting by the title page though hinge is just starting to crack, torn out front endpaper, former owner's signature on title page, else very clean and bright. VERY GOOD-. . The Pocket University Series... View more info

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The House of Twenty Thousand Books

By: Abramsky, Sasha

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, New York Review of Books: 2015

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27009


Inscribed and dated (10/8/15) by the author on the title page. Publisher's full red paper-covered boards, black lettering on spine, black endpapers. Illustrated with B&W photographs. This is a memoir of Sasha Abramsky's grandfather, Chimen Abramsky, and his wife, who together amassed a remarkable collection of books on socialist literature and Judaica, owned a bookstore in London, and regularly hosted at their home the likes of Isaiah Berlin, E. P Thompson, and Eric Ho... View more info

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Blockbuster Plots: Pure and Simple

By: Alderson, Martha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Gatos, CA, Illusion Press: 2004

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 16408


Publisher's glossy wraps. "Are You Confused About Plot? You are not alone! Blockbuster Plots - Pure and Simple presents step-by-step strategies that demystify the structure of story. Want to maximize your scenes and provide depth to your stories? This is the book for you. Whether you write novels, memoirs, short stories or creative non-fiction, you will benefit from a visual represenation of the scenes and plot of your project. Track the 7 most important elements o... View more info

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Ten Steps to Publishing Children's Books: How to Develop, Revise, & Sell All Kinds of Books for Children

By: Amoss, Berthe; Eric Suben

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Writer's Digest Books: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 16463


Color and B&W drawings. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 124 pp View more info

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On a Variety of Subjects

By: Angle, Paul M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Chicago Historical Society / The Caxton Club: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26851


Publishers' full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gray endpapers. Paul M. Angle (1900-1975) was a Lincoln scholar, historian, Director of the Illinois State Historical Society, and the Chicago Historical Society. This collection of his essays, published jointly by the Chicago Historical Society and The Caxton Club, demonstrates the variety, depth, scholarship, urbanity, and humor, with which Angle wrote, and stands as a tribute from two of the many organizations to wh... View more info

The Collectors

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 17442


Quarter black cloth over beige boards, gilt lettering on spine, endpapers illustrated with psalms. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (v), 438 pp View more info

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Eyes of the Admiralty: J. T. Serres: An Artist in the Channel Fleet

By: Barritt, M. K.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, National Maritime Museum / The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office: 2008

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 8956


Publisher's full blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, illustrated endpapers. Profusely illustrated in color. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket shows very mild wear around corners, else as new. AS NEW/FINE. . Color Illustrations. Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 144 pp View more info

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Eyes of the Admiralty: J. T. Serres: An Artist in the Channel Fleet

By: Barritt, M. K.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, National Maritime Museum / The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office: 2008

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 8972


Publisher's full blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, illustrated endpapers. Profusely illustrated in color. . Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. Color Illustrations. Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 144 pp View more info

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THE MAN WHO LOVED BOOKS TOO MUCH

By: Bartlett, Allison Hoover

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Riverhead Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6247


Sixth Printing. Quarter bound in publisher's blue paper covered spine over burgundy boards, gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering and decoration on cover, fore-edge deckle. This is a new, unopened copy. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, pristine condition. AS NEW/AS NEW.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (ix), 274 pp View more info

The Book Nobody Knows

By: Barton, Bruce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1926

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26740


Publisher's full burgundy cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Bruce Barton recorded what he had discovered for himself of the Bible. In so doing, he revealed to hundreds of thousands that the greatest life ever lived and the greatest book ever written may be rediscovered in every generation, understood anew when interpreted in the terms that generation understands best.. Former owners' name, stamp and small bookplate on fep and ffep, gilt faded, otherwise near fin... View more info

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A Literary History of England

By: Baugh, Albert C. (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1948

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22934


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, foredge deckle, top edge red. Comprehensive history of the literature of England in Four Books. They are: Book I: THE MIDDLE AGES: Part I, The Old English Period (to 1100) authored by Kemp Malone; and II, The Middle English Period (1100-1500) by Albert C. Baugh; Book II: THE RENAISSANCE by Tucker Brooke: Part I,.The Early Tudors (1485-1558); II, The Reign of Elizabeth (1558-1603); III, The Early Tudors & The... View more info

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THE READER'S ENCYCLOPEDIA An Encyclopedia of World Literature and the Arts

By: Benet, William Rose (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1948

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22940


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. . Spine faded and lightly water marked, front cover very slightly soiled, previous owners stamp on rear endpaper, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 1241 pp View more info

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Guide Through the Romantic Movement

By: Bernbaum, Ernest

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Ronald Press Company: 1949

Edition: Second Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23065


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on front cover and spine. . Spine sun-faded, previous store's name on ffep, else tight, clean, square, and unmarked. VERY GOOD+. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (xi), 349 pp View more info

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ALEXANDER THE GREAT AND THE ALEXANDER ROMANCES: A Tentative Classification of Books, Panphelets and Pictures Concerning Alexander the Great and the Alexander Romances from the Collection of Julio Berzunza

By: Berzunza, Julio

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Hampshire, Private Printing: 1939

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 3077


Publisher's card wraps. . Volume shows mild wear to spine, bottom of rear cover lightly stained, front cover slightly scuffed, else near fine. VERY GOOD.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 138 pp View more info

English-Irish Dictionary

By: Bhaldraithe, Tomas de

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Baile Atha Cliath, Oifig An tSolathair: 1959

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22640


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover.. Shadows on endpapers, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xii, 864 pp View more info

Peter Parley to Penrod: A Bibliographical Description of the Best-Loved American Juvenile Books

By: Blanck, Jacob

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Research Classics: 1961

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 24320


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean, showing only very mild shelf-wear. FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. vi, 153 pp View more info

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IMPORTANT PRINTED BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS (April 5, 2008)

By: Bloomsbury Auctions

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Bloomsbury Auctions: 2008

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 5097


Publisher's glossy wraps. 4to. 114 pp. 150 lots. Illustrated entirely in color. This is the catalog for Bloomsbury Sale No. NY8, held in New York on April 5, 2008. This is a new, unopened catalog in perfect condition. AS NEW.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info