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  • A Cordiall Water

    By M.F.K. Fisher

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989589
    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
    (1961). 16mo. 1st edition. Minor rubbing to edges of boards, with wear to extremities and spine ends. Light soiling to edges of leaves. A few dogears to leaves, with small dampstain to lower forecorner of last few leaves. Dampstaining and wear to lightly soiled dust jacket, with chipping to edges. Fading to dust jacket spine, with tape repair to tail. VG/Good.
  • Mansoul : Or, The Riddle of the World

    By Charles M. Doughty

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989596
    • Publisher: Selwyn & Blount
    • Published: 1920
    8vo. 1st edition. With author's clipped signature tipped in on title page. Light edgewear and soiling to boards. Mild fading to spine, with small tear to head of rear joint and bumping to tail. Foxing and slight dampstaining to edges of leaves. Uneven toning to endpapers. Binding exposed at gutter of pp. 10-11. VG.
  • History Of Men's Fashion

    By Farid Chenoune

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989107
    • Publisher: Flammarion
    • Published: 1993
    4to. Mild shelf rubbing to bottom edges of covers. Hint of toning to margins of leaves. A little wear to edges of d.j. Bright copy. NF/VG.
  • The Kaddish Inscriptions Of Ramesses II

    By Sir Alan Gardiner

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989220
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press for the Griffith Institute
    • Published: 1960
    Thin 8vo. Some fading, minor soiling to cloth, light bumping to edges of boards. VG.
  • Collectanea Hermetica

    By William Wynn Westcott

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989091
    • Publisher: Samuel Weiser, Inc.
    • Published: 1998
    Thick 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 999 copies (of total 1098). Binding slightly askew. Some rubbing to bottom edge of text block. Negligible edgewear to d.j. VG/NF.
  • Lord Arthur Savile's Crime & Other Stories

    By Oscar Wilde

    Our Price: $300.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989084
    • Publisher: Dodd, Mead And Company
    • Published: 1891
    8vo. 1st edition, American issue. Mild lean to spine. some wear to head and tail, with short tears to cloth at corners. Wear to lower front joint. A little wear and light bumping to fore corners of boards. Bright tight copy. VG.
  • Lucile

    By Owen Meredith

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989305
    • Publisher: Worthington, Co.
    • Published: 1889
    Large 8vo. Later printing. Ornamental vintage binding in blue, red and gold. Light rubbing to extremeties, Minor soiling to cloth at rear board. Previous owner's name pencilled to front pastedown, toning to leaves. Bright copy. VG.
  • William Klein New York

    By William Klein

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989206
    • Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing
    (Manchester). 4to. Expanded edition. Slightly loose binding. Light edgewear to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Pictures From Home

    By Larry Sulatn

    Our Price: $175.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989251
    • Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers
    • Published: 1992
    (1992). 4to. 1st edition. Some darkening to edges of boards. Thin smear and erasure mark to f.f.e.p. Rubbing, impressions, edgewear to d.j. VG/VG.
  • The Deerslayer Or The First War-Path

    By N.C. Wyeth

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989275
    • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
    • Published: 1929
    8vo. Later printing. Some edgewear to boards, light bumping to upper fore corner of front board., a little soiling to cloth at rear. The usual toning to leaves. VG.
  • The Hasselblad Award 1998 : William Eggleston

    By William Eggleston

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989190
    • Publisher: Hasselblad Center
    Square 8vo. 1st edition. Some impressions to pictorial paste-ons. Toning to margins of leaves. VG.
  • Seconds Issue #17: Soundgarden

    By S. Barrymore Blush X

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989121
    • Publisher: Seconds Magazine
    Thin 4to. This isssue only. Some edgewear to wrappers. Toning to leaves. VG in wrappers
  • Baer Cornet Grafisch Ontwerper Graphic Designer

    By Paul Hefting

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989503
    • Publisher: Uitgeverji 010 Publishers
    • Published: 1998
    (1998) Square 8vo. 1,500 copies printed. Text in Dutch and English. Bumping to head of spine with some wear to wrappers. VG in wrappers.
  • Avenue E No. 3; Winter 1985

    By Steve Cee

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989060
    • Publisher: Avenue E
    • Published: 1985
    Thin 4to. This issue only. Contributuions by Nan Golden, Greer Lankton, Cookie Mueller, et al. Light overall rubbing to wrappers, some edgewear; light bumping to fore corners. VG in wrappers.
  • Jurassic Park

    By Michael Crichton

    Our Price: $300.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989183
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1990
    8vo. 1st Trade edition. SIGNED. Negligible wear to edges of d.j., mild toning to edges at verso. Bright copy. NF/NF.
  • Tom Friedman

    By Tom Friedman

    Our Price: $135.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989237
    • Publisher: Galeria Foksal
    • Published: 1999
    Thin square 8vo. Exhibition catalogue. Fading to wrappers, mostly to spine. VG in wrappers.
  • Stuart Little

    By E. B. White

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989213
    • Publisher: Harper & Brothers
    8vo. 1st edition, Hall A 13. Lacking d.j. Negligible soiling to cloth. Faint impressions to bottom margins of front leaves. Bright copy. VG/--.
  • Sigmar Polke: Illumination

    By Sigmar Polke

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989244
    • Publisher: Walker Art Center
    • Published: 1995
    Tall thin 8vo. 1st edition. Negligible wear to edges of wrappers. NF in wrappers.
  • Gengangere. Et Familjedrama I Tre Akter

    By Henrik Ibsen

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988636
    • Publisher: Gyldendalske Boghandels Forlag ( F. Hehel & Son)
    • Published: 1881
    Thin 8vo. 1st edition. Text in Danish. Light wear to spine ends. Uneven fading to cloth, which may be due to dampstaining. Some warping to upper fore corrner of rear board, mild bumping to lower fore corner. Pinkish offsetting to upper edges of endpapers and less so to a few leaves. Mild toning to leaves. More attractive copy than description may suggest. VG.
  • The Wall of Vagina

    By Kembra Pfahler

    Our Price: $350.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988681
    • Publisher: Emalin Books & Anteism
    • Published: 2017
    (Emalin Books/Anteism). (2017). Oblong 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED (2nd) EDITION, one of 50 copies, this one SIGNED and dated by Pfahler on title page. Minor bump to head of spine. Minimal shelfwear to wrappers. Clean, tight copy. NF in wrappers.
  • Invisible City

    By Ken Schles

    Our Price: $135.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989015
    • Publisher: Twelvetress Press
    • Published: 1988
    [Santa Fe]. 8vo. 1st edition. Limited to 2000 copies. A little edgewear to d.j. with toning to edgs of verso. NF/VG.
  • Cocktail Culture Ritual and Invention in American Fashion, 1920-1980

    By Joanne Dolan Ingersoll

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988933
    • Publisher: Museum OF Art, Rhode Island SChool Of Design
    • Published: 2011
    (Providence). (2011). 4to. Exhiobition catalogue. NF in wrappers.
  • Creatis La photographie au present No 7 / 1978: Robert Mapplethorpe

    By Robert Mapplethorpe

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988698
    • Publisher: Creatis
    • Published: 1978
    Thin folio. This issue only. Text in English and French. Toning, edgewear to wrappers and leaves. A little staining to front wrapper. VG in wrappers.
  • Buch Der Spruche Und Bedebken Aphorism Und Fragmente

    By Arthur Schnitzler

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988704
    • Publisher: Im Phaidon -Verlag
    • Published: 1927
    8vo. 1st edition. Text in German. Wear to spine ends. Soiling to cloth, light rubbing to joints. Bookplate to front pastedown. Toning to leaves, a few minor pencil marks to text, light stains to edges of text block. VG.
  • Donald Judd Complete Writings 1975-1986

    By Donald Judd

    Our Price: $225.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111989022
    • Publisher: Van Abbemuseum
    (Eindhoven). 8vo. 1000 copies printed. Negligible soiling, light edgewear to wrappers, some toning to spine; impression at rear panel, minimally effecting adjacent leaves at rear. VG in wrappers.
  • Interview With The Vampire

    By Anne Rice

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988551
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1976
    8vo. 1st edition. Slight lean to spine, some wera to lower fore corner of front board. Bookplate to f.f.e.p. Some glue burning to endpapers. Light edgewear, short tears, impressions to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Untitled Film Stills

    By Cindy Sherman

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988544
    • Publisher: Jonathon Cape
    • Published: 1990
    4to. 1st British edition. Negligible toning to edges of leaves. Some wear to rear corner of head d.j., a little toning to rear panel. NF/NF.
  • Arthur Meyerson The Color Of Light

    By Arthur Meyerson

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988841
    • Publisher: Arthur Meyerson Editions
    • Published: 2012
    (Arthur Meyerson Editions). (Houston). (2012). 4to. Light edgewear to d.j. NF/NF.
  • Conbinatory Urbanism The Complex Behavior of Collective Form

    By Stephanie Rigolot

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988995
    • Publisher: Stray Dog Cafe
    Large 8vo. Bright orange soft plastic covers. NF .
  • The World # 30; July 1976

    By Anne Waldman

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111988711
    • Publisher: The Poetry Project
    Thin 4to. This issue only. Front wrapper (of which there is an extra panel) illustration by Larry Rivers. Wrapper panels and leaves becoming disbound from staple binding. Some toning, rubbing, edgewear to wrappers; extra panel naturally brighter and with less wear to edges. Toning, some rubbing to edges of leaves. Good in wrappers.

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