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  • John Virtue : New Work 1998-2000

    By John Virtue

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Tate St Ives
    • Published: N.D.
    Small 8vo. LIMITED EDITION. One of 1000 copies. Negligible bumping to extremities of boards and spine. Very faint toning to text block and leaves throughout. VG/VG.
  • Menschenbilder

    By Rineke Dijkstra

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Museum Folkwang Essen
    • Published: 1998
    (1998). 1st edition. Text is in German. Negligible bumping to extremities of wrappers. Trace soiling and gentle rubbing to mildly edgeworn wrappers overall. Small bump to top right corner of front panel. Mild toning to text block and leaves throughout. VG in wrappers.
  • The Long Trail

    By Kermit Roosevelt

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Review Of Reviews The Metropolitan Magazine
    • Published: 1921
    Slim 8vo. Autographed Edition. SIGNED by Kermit Roosevelt, son of Theodore. Glue burning to endpapers, toning to leaves. Mild bumping to lower edge of front board, minor wear to fore-corners of boards. Small glue stains to spine. VG
  • Around America: A Tour of Our Magnificent Coastline

    By Walter Cronkite

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Easton Press
    • Published: 2001
    (2001). 8vo. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION. One of 1,400 copies. SIGNED by Cronkite. Bright, clean copy. NF.
  • Still Woman Enough

    By Loretta Lynn

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Easton Press
    • Published: 2002
    (2002). 8vo. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION. One of 1,165 copies. SIGNED by Lynn. Bright, clean copy. NF.
  • The Poetical Works Of William Cowper

    By William Cowper

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
    • Published: 1856
    3 Volumes. Small 8vo. Half leather, green. Toning to leaves. Mild rubbing to extremeties of covers. VG. THE SET:
  • Community of Elsewheres

    By Alice O'Malley

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Isis Editions
    • Published: 2008
    (London). (2008). Slim 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 500 copies. SIGNED by OMalley. VG
  • Cartier A Century Of Cartier Wristwatches

    By Louis Francis Cartier

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Times Elegance Co Ltd for Alan Zie Yongder
    (Times Elegance Co Ltd for Alan Zie Yongder). (Hong Kong). Lacking d.j. Fading to spine. VG/--
  • 8vo. Early printing. Gift inscription inked to f.f.e.p. Toning to leaves; mild stainging to edges of text block. Mild staining to cloth. Toning, smudging to d.j., edgewear with small chips short tears. VG/VG
  • Bryan's Dictionary Of Painters And Engravers

    By George Williamson

    Our Price: $375.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: G. Bell And Sons, Ltd
    • Published: 1913
    5 Volumes. New edition revised and enlarged. Thick 4to. Half leather, red; t.e.g. Toning to leaves. Some rubbing to extremeties of covers, a few minor scuffs to spine. Some wear to fore-corners of a few boards. Upper fore-corner of front board of volujme 5 heavily and crudley chipped about an inch and a quarter, with deep rough marks to remaining leather at same corner. Several gatherings adjacent to damaged corner are also effected with loss of sharp upper fore-corner and aproximatley 2 inches of roughened fore-edges. VG. THE SET:
  • Where Is Joe Merchant?

    By Jimmy Buffett

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers
    • Published: 1992
    (1991). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author. Smudging to tail of text block. Bowing to front board. Impressions to rear. Rubbing to outer margins of boards with small tear to head of cloth spine. Fraying to head of spine of dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • Climbing the Mountain: My Search for Meaning

    By Kirk Douglas

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Easton Press
    • Published: 1997
    (1997). 8vo. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION. One of 1,250 copies. SIGNED by Douglas. Slight rubbing to gilt edges. NF.
  • Goethe's Faust In Two Parts

    By Johann Wolfgang Goethe

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: George Bell And Sons
    • Published: 1879
    Tall 8vo. Quarter leather; t.e.g. Toning, occasional foxing to leaves. Over-opening. Bookseller's ticket at rear pastedown. Soiling to cloth. Heavy rubbing to spine, wera to head and tail. Rubbing to edgs of boards, wear to fore-corners. Fair
  • Braque Dessins

    By George Braque

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Les Editions Braun & Cie
    4to. Text in French. Mild toning to leaves; Offsetting to endpapers and French wrapper d.j. Darkening, heavy chipping and tearing to publisher's unprinted glassine d.j. VG in Wrappers in Fair glassine d.j.
  • Bernard Malamud Pictures of Feldman An Exhibition

    By Bernard Malamud

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Farrar Strauss Giroux
    • Published: 1969
    8vo. 1st edition. Review slip laid in. D.j. design by Catherine Smolich. Negligible rubbing to d.j. NF/NF.
  • Genes, Girls, and Gamow

    By James D. Watson

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Easton Press
    • Published: 2001
    (London). (2001). 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 1,175 copies. SIGNED by Watson. Full leather with gilt-stamped titles and decorations to boards and spine. A.e.g. Gentle edgewear to boards. NF.
  • Bad Dirt Wyoming Stories 2

    By Annie Proulx

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Scribner
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED. Mild foxing to fore-margin of front panel of d.j. NF/VG
  • The History of San Diego: The Explorers (Volume One of a Planned Series On the Historic Birthplace of California)

    By Richard F. Pourade

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Union-Tribune Publishing Company
    • Published: 1960
    (San Diego). (1960). 4to. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, number 461 of unknown total amount, SIGNED by Pourade and Copley. Wear to hinge at title page. Lightly toned leaves. Bumping to edges of faded spine. Smudging and rubbing to slipcase with peeling to lower spine end. VG/VG.
  • Quite Early One Morning broadcasts by Dylan Thomas

    By Dylan Thomas

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd
    • Published: 1954
    (1954). 8vo. 1st edition. Toning to leaves, dust soiling and mild dampstaining to Upper and lower edges of text block. Very slight lean to spine, minor rubbing to head and tail and edges of boards. Edgewear with a little chipping to d.j., mild soiling to rear panel. VG/VG
  • The Neighbors

    By Arnie Svenson

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Julie Saul Gallery
    • Published: 2015
    (2015). 4to. 1st edition. Gift inscription from gallery proprietor at title page. Minor rubbing to corners of spine and boards, mild bumping to lower fore-corner of front board. VG
  • Thick 8vo. 7th edition. Full calf. Rebacked. Lacks all maps. Toning, occasional staining to leaves; over=opening. Vertical creasing to spine, spine label rubbed indecipherable. Craqueleure, edgewear to boards. Boards splitting to various degrees from forecorners through a few layers of bookboard down length of fore-edges. Good.
  • At the Bottom of the River

    By Jamaica Kincaid

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
    • Published: 1983
    (1983). 8vo. Later printing. INSCRIBED by Kincaid. Fading to spine with toning to margins of d.j. VG/VG.
  • Nine Perfect Strangers

    By Liane Moriarty

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Flatiron Books
    • Published: 2018
    (2018). 8vo. 1st edition, INSCRIBED by Moriarty. Fold to page 196. Edgewear with bumping to lower forecorner and spine ends of boards and dust jacket. Indentations to panels. Creasing and wrinkling with spot of soiling and pencil marking to rear panel of d.j. Some rubbing to spine. VG/VG.
  • Hannelore Baron Collages & Box Constructions

    By Hannelore Baron

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Barbara Mathes Gallery
    Slim 8vo. A printing of 3000 copies. Catalogue for 1995 exhibition. Mild fading to spine, light bumping with very short tear to upper edge of rear wrapper. VG in wrappers.
  • The Novels of Tobias Smollett Large Paper Edition

    By Tobias Smollett

    Our Price: $2,000.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
    • Published: 1926
    8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 500 copies. Large Paper Edition, one of 500 copies. Signed binding by Riviere and Son. Full poilished calf; t.e.g; filleted boards, gilt ornament to spine, edges and turnins of boards. Fading to spines. A little rubbing to spine ends and fore-corners of boards; small chip to head of spine of volume one of 'Peregrine Pickle.' VG. THE SET:
  • Poetical Works Of Edmund Spenser

    By Edmund Spenser

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
    • Published: 1855
    5 volumes. Small 8vo. Half leather, green. Toning to leaves. Some rubbing to extremeties of covers. VG. THE SET:
  • The Assault On Reason

    By Al Gore

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Penguin Press
    • Published: 2007
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED. Negligible shelf rubbing to d.j. Bright copy. NF/NF
  • The Poetical Works Of Alexander Pope, With A Life. By Rev. Alexander Dyce

    By Alexander Pope

    Our Price: $125.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
    • Published: 1859
    3 Volumes. Small 8vo. Half leather, green. Toning to leaves. Some rubbing to extremeties of covers. VG. THE SET:
  • The Poetical Works Of John Dryden

    By John Dryden

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
    • Published: 1859
    5 Volumes. Small 8vo. Half leather, green. Toning to leaves. Some rubbing to extremeties of covers. VG. THE SET:
  • Vladimir Alphabet In Color

    By Jean Holabird

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Gingko Press
    • Published: 2005
    (2005). Oblong 8vo. 1st edition. Hint of fading to black cloth. Minute spots of wear to corners at tail of spine. VG.

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