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  • The Dream World of Dion McGregor (He Talks in His Sleep)

    By Edward Gorey

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118827
    • Publisher: Bernard Geis Associates
    • Published: 1964
    (New York). (1964). 8vo. 1st edition. Minor bumping to extremities, especially at upper corners. Leaves clean, with mild toning to edges. Light rubbing and slight soiling to dust jacket, with only faint wear to the edges. Light toning to d.j. verso. VG/VG.
  • Hooking Up

    By Tom Wolfe

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118872
    • Publisher: The Franklin Library
    • Published: 2000
    8vo. 1st. edition. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION, SIGNED by the author. a.e.g. Faint scratching to gilt. NF.
  • Stuart Little

    By E.B. White

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118650
    • Publisher: Harper & Brothers
    (1945). 8vo. 1st edition, 2nd issue dust jacket. Light edgewear to boards, with a bit of bumping to top forecorners. Faint staining to cloth. Mild foxing to edges of leaves. Minor foxing and toning to margins of dust jacket, with a few small chips and tears to edges. Vertical crease to dust jacket spine. VG/VG.
  • Fatal Interview

    By Edna St. Vincent Millay

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112116960
    • Publisher: Harper & Brothers
    • Published: 1931
    8vo. 1st edition, 2nd issue (without topstain). Minor bumping and edgewear to boards. Foxing to edges of leaves and to endpapers, with previous bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown. Light soiling to dust jacket, with some chipping to edges. Toning to dust jacket extremities. VG/VG.
  • Ray's a Laugh

    By Richard Billingham

    Our Price: $225.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118339
    • Publisher: Scalo
    (Scalo Publishers). (1986). 4to. 1st edition. Slight toning to edges of boards and spine, and minor bumping to edges. Light edgewear to d.j. and rubbing to rear panel along hinge. VG/VG.
  • A Thirsty Evil : Seven Short Stories

    By Gore Vidal

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112116946
    • Publisher: The Zero Press
    • Published: 1956
    8vo. 1st edition. Light glue-burn to endpapers. General shelfwear to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Tender Is The Night

    By F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117066
    • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
    • Published: 1953
    8vo. With author's final revisions. Light edgewear to boards, with mild tearing to cloth of extremities. Small inkstain to fore-edge of leaves and dust jacket. Minor toning and soiling to dust jacket, with slight chipping and tearing to edges.
  • Hamilton Stark

    By Russell Banks

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112116939
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
    • Published: 1978
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Banks. Light bumping to spine ends. Some wear to d.j. with chip to upper margin of rear d.j. panel. VG/VG.
  • Speedway

    By Martina Hoogland Invanow

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117301
    • Publisher: Livraison Books
    • Published: 2013
    (Stockholm). (2013). LTD NUMBERED ED. One of 666 copies. Bright clean copy. VG.
  • Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects

    By David Hume

    Our Price: $350.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117608
    • Publisher: Bell & Bradfute
    • Published: 1800
    2 volumes. 8vo. Later edition. Three quarters bound in red morocco over marbled boards. Top edge gilt. Light general wear to leather and boards, with minor darkening and soiling to leather. Mild scraping to front pastedowns, due to bookplate removal. Occasional foxing to leaves, particularly to first and last few, with some instances of dampstaining to margins. VG. THE SET:
  • Chronicon Preciosum : Or, An Account of English Money, The Price of Corn, and Other Commodities, For the Last 600 Years

    By [] Fleetwood

    Our Price: $225.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117370
    • Publisher: Charles Harper
    • Published: 1707
    8vo. 1st edition. Bound in full leather. Light general wear to boards. Minor splitting to bottoms of joints, with slight tearing to head. Small chip to spine label, affecting text. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Early ownership signature and notes to title page. VG.
  • On The Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation

    By David Ricardo

    Our Price: $1,200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117318
    • Publisher: John Murray
    • Published: 1819
    8vo. 2nd edition. Rebound in quarter cloth over new marbled. Minor rubbing and edgewear to boards. Some darkening and soiling to edges of leaves. Previous owner's bookplate to verso of title page. Light toning and foxing to leaves, with occasional neat underlining and notations to text. VG.
  • A Treatise on the Pinciples and Practical Influence of Taxation and the Funding System

    By J.R. McCulloch

    Our Price: $350.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117325
    • Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans
    • Published: 1845
    8vo. 1st edition. Front joint split, binding intact. Some general wear to boards. Minor fading to cloth of spine, with slight tearing to ends. Splitting to paper of hinges. Previous owner's notes to verso of r.f.e.p. Previous bookseller's ticket to front pastedown, binder's ticket to rear pastedown. VG.
  • Enrique Metinides

    By Enrque Metinides

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117844
    • Publisher: Ridinghouse
    • Published: 2003
    (2003). Oblong 4to. 1st edition. Slightest bumping to corners and spine edges. NF.
  • (New York). (1968). 3 volumes. 8vo. Revised edition. Slight soiling and toning to dust jackets, with a few tiny tears to edges. Nice condition overall. VG/VG.
  • Searching for Survivors

    By Russell Banks

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112116908
    • Publisher: Fiction Collective
    • Published: 1975
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Banks. General shelfwear to d.j. Chip to upper margin of front d.j. panel. VG/VG.
  • Tokyo and my Daughter

    By Takashi Homma

    Our Price: $225.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118162
    • Publisher: Nieves
    • Published: 2006
    (Nieves). (2006). Thin 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Homma. Slightest edgewear with minor rubbing to wrappers. Contents clean. VG in wrappers.
  • Slapstick

    By Kurt Vonnegut

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118414
    • Publisher: Delacorte Press
    (1976). 8vo. First trade edition. Some toning and rubbing to edges of covers. Light chipping and toning to d.j. with small dampstain to tail of spine. VG/VG.
  • Success

    By Martin Amis

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117127
    • Publisher: Harmony Books
    • Published: 1978
    (1978). 8vo. 1st American edition. Light foxing to top edge of textblock. Some toning to d.j. VG/VG.
  • The Babbo Cookbook

    By Mario Batali

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117097
    • Publisher: Clarkson Potter
    • Published: 2002
    (2002). 4to. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author on attached bookplate. Mild wear to d.j. edges with toning to verso. VG/VG.
  • The Three Voices of Poetry

    By T.S. Eliot

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112116977
    • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
    • Published: 1954
    8vo. 1st American edition. Light edgewear to boards and dust jacket, with a bit of tearing to ends of dust jacket spine. Previous owner's name to f.f.e.p. Minor toning and soiling to dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • Zao Wou-Ki

    By Zao Wou-Ki

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117110
    • Publisher: Editions Hier et Demain
    • Published: 1978
    (1978). 4to. INSCRIBED by the artist. Text in French. Mild bumping to edges of boards. 1' chips to ends of dust jacket, with associated tearing to top edge of front panel. VG/VG.
  • Wins, Losses, and Lessons : An Autobiography

    By Lou Holtz

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118193
    • Publisher: William Morrow
    • Published: 2006
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Holtz. Minor bumping to corners. Slight shelfwear to d.j. Bright copy. NF/VG.
  • The Four Seasons Spa Cuisine

    By Seppi Renggli

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117035
    • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
    • Published: 1986
    (1986). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by both authors. Mild bumping to spine ends. Toning to d.j. panels. VG/VG.
  • The Deep

    By Mickey Spillane

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117011
    • Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Company
    • Published: 1961
    (1961). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED on bookplate. Foxing to edges of textblock and endpapers. Rubbing to d.j. with fading at spine and chipping at head. VG/VG.
  • Tokyo Diaries

    By Andre Principe

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117776
    • Publisher: Pierre von Kleist Editions
    (2014). 8vo. 1st edition. Slightest wear to tail of spine. VG/VG in wrappers with d.j.
  • Hiroshi Sugimoto : Theaters

    By Hiroshi Sugimoto

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118421
    • Publisher: Damiani
    (Matsumoto Editions). 4to. 1st edition. SIGNED by Sugimoto. Negligible edgewear to d.j. NF/NF.
  • Mike Nelson : A Psychic Vacuum

    By Mike Nelson

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112118377
    • Publisher: Creative Timebooks
    (Creative Timebooks). 8vo. SIGNED by Nelson. Slight dust-soiling to black cloth. VG in VG 3/4 wraparound d.j.
  • To My Angels : Aramassa Photographs

    By Taku Aramasa

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112117592
    • Publisher: Zenkoku Shuppan
    • Published: 1980
    (Tokyo). (1980). Small square 4to. Foxing to edges of textblock, slightly affecting margins of wrappers and a few leaves. Slight rubbing and mild edgewear to dust jacket. VG/VG in wrappers.
  • Washington : A Life

    By Ron Chernow

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112116984
    • Publisher: Penguin Press
    • Published: 2010
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Chernow. Minor edgewear to boards and dust jacket. Binding just a little shaken. VG/VG.

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