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The Reflections Of A Lonely Man

By: A. C. M. (Pseudonym Of A. C. McClurg)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, A. C. McClurg & Co.: 1903

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A32949


This book is in Very Good- to Near Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and fraying, along with several small edge nicks and rubbed spots. The spine and edges of the book covers have some toning. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's bookplate (Johnson Brigham) on the front pastedown page... View more info

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Artists And The Book Part II: Some Illustrated Books: Catalogue 150

By: Antiquariaat Frits Knuf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Antiquariaat Frits Knuf: 1986

Seller ID: A34778


B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong booklet with heavy illustrated cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is in Very Good+ condition. The booklet and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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The Illuminated Page Ten Centuries of Manuscript Painting in the British Library

By: Backhouse, Janet

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Canadian Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36092


Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has two scratches to the front cover and some beginning rolling to the top spine end. "The earliest surviving substantive illuminated manuscripts are from the period 400 to 600, produced in the Kingdom of the Ostrogoths and the Eastern Roman E... View more info

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Wood Engraving

By: Beedham, R. John (introduction and appendix by Eric Gill)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Faber and Faber Limited: 1922

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: A32996


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning sunning to the spine of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. This book includes an introduction and appendix by Eric Gill. "Ralph John Beedham (1879-1975) , occupies a unique position in the history of twentieth century wood engraving. He was a formschneider, probably the last person in Engla... View more info

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Machine Made Man

By: Bent, Silas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar and Rinehart: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36335


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The spine and spine joints have noticeable fading and the gilt lettering is noticeably rubbed. The text pages are clean and bright. Both front and rear ends have cracking. The edges of the the text block have some darkening and a couple of spots.... View more info

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Theocritus The Second and Seventh Idylls

By: Calverley, Charles Stuart (translated by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd.: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33603


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has noticeable toning, especially to the spine, and several spots of discoloration and ground-in dirt. "Elizabeth Rivers (1903-1964) was an artist who created water colour and oil painting... View more info

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Mushi-No Koe

By: Egyedi, Bela

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oneonta, NY, Swamp Press: 1978

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 31117


B&W Illustrations; One of 100 copies printed on Frankfurt Cream. This is an oversized paperback book with heavy cardstock covers and a string (Jap) binding. The book is in Near Fine condition. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with both black and white and color illustrations. This book has been handset on Victor the Golding Press. (Letterpress). View more info

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Forty-odd Years In The Literary Shop

By: Ford, James L.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Company: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A32908


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There are several spots of ground-in dirt to the front cover. The gilt lettering on the spine has dulled. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author on the reverse of the frontispiece. "Born in St. Louis, a son of James K. And Louisa Livermore Ford, Ja... View more info

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A Mid-Century Child and her Books

By: Hewins, Caroline M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Company: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29923


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have noticeable toning and there is some light toning and foxing to the foredge of the text pages. "Ever since the Winter's evening when I made my first acquaintance with that delightful place, writes Anne Thackeray Ritchie in her introduction to Cranford, it ha... View more info

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A Christmas Bulletin of the Best Books 1928

By: Hewitt's Book Shop

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Long Beach, CA, Hewitt's Books & Stationery: 1928

Seller ID: 31400


B&W and Color Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The book covers have edge wear, rubbing, nicking and noticeable creasing. There are a couple of small edge nicks and chips missing. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. This is a wonderfully illustrated (in both black and white and color) advertising catalogue o... View more info

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Permanent Papers and the Subject of Author's Editions

By: Holliston Mills

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Norwood, MA, The Holliston Mills: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31142


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The tan cloth covers have toning (especially to the spine and edges) and some ground-in dirt and tidemarking. The top spine end has a chip missing from the top layer of cloth. The text pages are clean and bright. "In a few words, here is our thought: - We suggest that a part of the first printing of any book... View more info

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A Catalogue Of Authors Whose Works Are Published By Houghton, Mifflin And Company

By: Houghton, Mifflin and Company

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Riverside Press: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32964


Full Title: A Catalogue Of Authors Whose Works Are Published By Houghton, Mifflin And Company. This book is in Good + condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally solid condition. The tan paper covered boards have noticeable spots of foxing, toning and generalized rubbing. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, rubbing, nicking and some fraying. The lettering on the spine of the book has faded. T... View more info

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American Bookmen Sketches, Chiefly Biographical, of Certain Writers of the Nineteenth Century

By: Howe, M. A. De Wolfe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A32966


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping. The spine of the book has noticeable toning and a couple of spots of discoloration. This copy has been signed, with an inscription, by the author on the front endpaper. There's also a previous owner's inked name and date on the front endpaper. "Mark Anton... View more info

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Kat Ran Press Books For Sale

By: Kat Ran Press

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Florence, MA, Kat Ran Press: 2005

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: A34497


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format booklet with french wrap cardstock covers and a string bound spine. Limited to 2000 copies, this is #1783. The booklet is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The booklet lists all the available titles from this small press in the year 2005. Laid in is an advertisement for an additional book, Notes on the History of the Elston Press. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are c... View more info

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Collecting Being One of a Series of Essays Entitled: These Diversions

By: Lynch, Bohun (edited by J. B. Priestley)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Jarrolds Publishers: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32994


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good to Near Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends have some light rubbing, wear and beginning fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. The inner hinges of the end papers have spots of toning / glue residue. The dust jacket is generally clean and bright, but has some ground-in dirt, several smallish spots of discoloration on the rear cover and a c... View more info

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Book Guide to the Separate States of these United States of America May 1933

By: National Society of Colonial Dames of America, Holbrook, Bertha Matson Andrews

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Providence, R.I., E. A. Johnson Co.: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34456


This is a small format booklet / pamphlet with cardstock covers and a stapled binding. The booklet is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The text pages are clean and bright. "In assembling pictures to be made into slides with explanatory texts for what is known as the Illustrated Historical Outlines of separate states, many books were read by members of the Patriotic Service committees of the forty-one states Colonial Dames Societies. The l... View more info

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Derby Day and Other Adventures

By: Newton, A. Edward

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1934

Edition: 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29969


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The front endpapers have some light toning to the edges and there is a small spot of paper loss where a sticker was removed. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and a couple of small chips, especially to the spine ends. There is toning to the spine and edges of the dust jacket. "When A. Edwar... View more info

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A Tourist In Spite Of Himself

By: Newton, A. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown, and Company: 1930

Edition: 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35183


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. All edges of the text block have some light spotting. "Alfred Edward Newton (1864–1940) was an American author, publisher, and avid bo... View more info

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Books West Southwest Essays on Writers, Their Books, and Their Land

By: Powell, Lawrence Clark

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Ward Ritchie Press: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A32963


Signed by the author on a laid-in postcard. Ths book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. "Lawrence Clark Powell (September 3, 1906–March 14, 2001) was a librarian, literary critic, bibliographer and author of more than 100 books. Powell "made a significant contribution to the literature of t... View more info

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From Xylographs To Lead Molds Ad 1440 - Ad1921

By: Rapid Electrotype Co.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Rapid Electrotype Co.: 1921

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: A32992


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. This book is limited to 500 copies. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping, nicking and wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed on the limitation page by the person given the book (? ) "Printing has been called the art preservative of all ar... View more info