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  • Coffee Through The Camera Lens

    By Home Economics Department American Can Company

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035964
    • Publisher: American Can Company
    (New York). Small thin 8vo. Thin cardstock folder with 12 (of 15) loose photos. Some soiling, edgewear, creasing to folder. Toning to photos. VG photos in VG in wrappers.
  • Alec Soth's Lonely Boy Mag; Issue Two

    By Alec Soth

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036442
    • Publisher: Little Brown Mushroom
    Thin 8vo. 1st edition. Light bumping to upper fore corner of wrapper and text block. NF in wrappers.
  • Ceramique Dictionnaire Encyclopedique

    By Jean-Paul van Lith

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036565
    • Publisher: Les Editions De L'Amateur
    [Paris]. 4to. Text in French.MInor edgewear to d.j. Some rubbing to end panels of slipcase, wera to corners, splits to edges though case yet functional. NF/NF in VG slipcase.
  • The Iliad Of Homer: The First Twelve Staves

    By Maurice Hewlett Homer

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036534
    • Publisher: The Cresset Press Limited
    • Published: 1928
    4to. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 750 copies. Text in English. A little soiling to vellum spine. Some bumping to upper fore corners of boards, rubbing to edges, a little wear to forecorners. Previous owner's stamp to front pastedown. Toning to leaves. VG.
  • The Suffering of Light : Thirty Years of Photographs

    By Aex Webb

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036657
    • Publisher: Aperture
    4to 1st edition. SIGNED. NF.
  • Grapefruit : A Book of Instructions by Yoko Ono

    By Yoko Ono

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036558
    • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
    • Published: 1970
    (1970). 12mo. 1st American edition. Spine partially cocked. Light soiling to d.j. with minute closed tears to margins. VG/VG.
  • 2 volumes. 8vo. Topic and volume number inked to lower edge of each text block. VG THE SET:
  • White Sands: Experiences From The Outside World

    By Geoff Dyer

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036503
    • Publisher: Pantheon Books
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED. Negligible smudging, light impressions and minor edgewear to d.j. Bright copy. NF/NF.
  • A Mouse's Tale

    By Gillett Good Griffin

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036329
    • Publisher: Abelard Press, Inc.
    Thin 12mo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED, with small sketch of a mouse. Mild overall soiling to d.j.,rubbing to joints, about three quaters of the lower front joint split; edgewear with small chips, short tears. VG/VG.
  • Seven Keys to Baldpate

    By Earl Derr Biggers

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036046
    • Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company
    • Published: 1913
    (1913). 8vo. 1st edition. In supplied facsimile d.j. Slight lean to partially toned spine. Rubbing to spine and fore-edges. Light creasing to boards. Light foxing throughout with previous bookseller sticker to rear pastedown. VG/NF.
  • Seven Keys to Baldpate

    By Earl Derr Biggers

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036527
    • Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
    • Published: 1913
    (1913). 8vo. Photoplay edition with author's autograph inserted between front endpapers. Light bumping to spine ends. Soiling to boards with minute abrasions to upper margin of rear board. Over open to half-title. VG/VG.
  • Detective Magazine Vol. 19, September,1953, No.2

    By Harry Steeger

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035957
    • Publisher: Popular Publications, Inc.
    • Published: 1953
    Thin 4to. Edgwear with small chips, short tears to wrappers. Darkening to leaves. VG in wrappers.
  • The Wild Knight

    By G.K. Chesterton

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036497
    • Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons, LTD.
    • Published: 1914
    Small 8vo. 4th edition with additional poems. Top edge gilet. Light rubbing to spine ends. Offsetting to endpapers, previous owner's name to f.f.e.p., darkening to leaves. VG.
  • Fantomas Captured

    By Marcel Allain

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036466
    • Publisher: David McKay Company
    • Published: 1926
    (1926). 8vo. 1st American edition. Spotting to boards. Toning to spine with rubbing to lettering at spine. Foxing to edges of textblock. Some staining to leaves. Lacking f.f.e.p. Lacking d.j. VG/--.
  • The Twenty-One Balloons

    By WIlliam Pene Du Bois

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036473
    • Publisher: The Viking Press
    • Published: 1947
    8vo. 1st edition. Lacking d.j. Wear to spine ends and fore corners of boards; small chip at bottom end of joint. Some toning to leaves. VG/--.
  • The Heart Of England

    By Edward Thomas

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036633
    • Publisher: J. M. Dent & Co.
    • Published: 1906
    4to. 1st edition. Wear to spine ends, with short tear to rear bottom backstrip. Some bumping to fore corners of boards. A little soiling to white cloth,a little dimmer at spine, though overall has a nice appearnace. Bookseller's ticket at rear pastedown. VG.
  • From The Land of the Totem Poles: The Northwest Coast Indian Art Collection at the American Museum of Natural History

    By Stephen S. Myers Jonaitis

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036688
    • Publisher: American Museumof Natural History
    4to. LIMITED SIGNED FIRST EDITION, one of 400 copies. SIGNED by Jonaitis. NF/NF.
  • The Crystal Cave

    By Mary Stewart

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036015
    • Publisher: Hodder And Stoughton
    (London). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED. Rubbing to edges of covers. Some toning to leaves, a few stains to f.f.e.p. and edges of text block. Edgewear with small chips, short tears to price-clipped d.j.; a few scrapes to extremeties; toning and mild shelf soiling to rear panel; narrow crease to front flap. VG/VG.
  • Jeter Unfiltered

    By Derek Jeter

    Our Price: $250.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035971
    • Publisher: Gallery Books
    • Published: 2014
    (2014). 8vo. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION. One of 400 (this one unnumbered). With 2 prints in envelope laid-in. Very light rubbing to several leaves. Rubbing with light soiling to slipcase. NF in VG slipcase.
  • FAD Magazine : Issue #30 Deconstruction : Fall 1993

    By Ron Athey

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036053
    • Publisher: FAD Magazine
    • Published: 1993
    (San Francisco). Folio. Staple bound. This issue only, featuring interviews with Diamanda Galas and Ron Athey. Minimal rubbing and edgewear to wrappers. VG in wrappers.
  • Tales From Two Pockets

    By Karel Capek

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036510
    • Publisher: Faber & Faber Limited
    • Published: 1932
    (1932). 8vo. 1st English edition. Light wear to boards. Foxing to edges of textblock. Lacking d.j. VG/--.
  • Enter Certain Players

    By Edwards-Mac Llammoir

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036626
    • Publisher: The Dolmen Pres
    • Published: 1978
    [Dublin]. Thin 4to. 1st simultaneous wrappered edition. SIGNED by Hilton Edwards. Impressions, toning and some edgewear to wrappers. Toning to leaves, some rubbing to edges of text block. VG in wrappers.
  • A Burst of Light

    By Audre Lorde

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036619
    • Publisher: Firebrand Books
    • Published: 1988
    (1988). 8vo. 1st edition of this collection. Light toning to wrappers with miniscule pen mark to front wrapper. VG in wrappers.
  • Stirrings Still

    By Samuel Beckett

    Our Price: $250.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112036695
    • Publisher: Blue Moon Books
    • Published: 1989
    Thin 4to. Facsimile. Review copy. Front panel stamped 'FACSIMILE ONLY REVIEW COPY'. Glue burning to review slip attached to front panel, darkly burning front wrapper beneath slip.Toning to edges of leaves. Light bumping to fore corners of text block. VG in wrappers.
  • Thoughts & Sketches 1941-1945

    By Hermann Zapf

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035513
    • Publisher: Kelly-Winterton Press
    • Published: 2015
    Small oblong 8vo. LIMITED EDITION, limited to 1,000 copies. Mellow paste stain to paper title label at spine. NF.
  • Alla Prima: Everything I Know About Painting

    By Richard Schmid

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035551
    • Publisher: Stove Prairie Press
    • Published: January 1998
    (Longmont, CO). (1998). Oblong 8vo. Page 16 is dog-eared, with a few spot-stained leaves. Mild toning and shelfwear to extremities of d.j. VG/VG.
  • Six Degrees of Separation

    By John Guare

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035742
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: 1990
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by Guare. Binder's error, with boards cut slightly uneven. Small puncture to cloth at spine. Light foxing to head of text block. Minor fading to spine of lightly edgeworn d.j. VG/VG.
  • Rivers of the Heart: A Fly-Fishing Memoir

    By Steve Raymond

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781399712897
    • Publisher: Lyons Press
    (New York). (1998). 8vo. LTD. SIGNED ED. limited to 350 copies SIGNED by author and artist. NF without d.j. as issued in NF slipcase.
  • Niele Toroni: Catalogue Raisonnable 1967-1987 20 And D'Empreintes

    By Niele Toroni

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035537
    • Publisher: Villa Arson
    Small 4to. With documentation laid-in. Text in French. Catalogue Raisonne published on the occasion of an exhibition of Toroni in 1987. Light rubbing and some edgewear to d.j. Bumping to fore edge of text block with minor soiling. VG in wrappers in VG d.j.
  • Fernando Botero

    By Fernando Botero

    Our Price: $175.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112035568
    • Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers
    • Published: 1977
    (1977). 4to. SIGNED by artist. Uneven toning, a little edgewear to d.j., some peeling to laminate. NF/VG.

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