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Horror Literature A Reader's Guide

By: Barron, Neil (editor)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Garland Publishing, Inc.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35926


This book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine ends have some beginning bumping and rubbing. There is one light scratch to the bottom edge of the spine. The text pages are clean and bright. " (1934-2010) US bibliographer and book editor, trained as a librarian, who received a Pilgrim Award in 1982 for his work; he has produced some of the liveliest and most readable scholar... View more info

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Familiar Quotations a Collection of Passages, Phrases, and ProverbsTraced to their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature

By: Bartlett, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown, and Company: 1892

Edition: 9th Edition

Seller ID: 29609


This book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. This copy has a quarter leather binding with marbled boards. There is rubbing to the edges, spine ends and corners. There is a crack to the top front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy is a clean, mostly bright gift edition. "The small thin volume, the first to bear the title of this collection, after passing through eight editions, each enlarged, now culmin... View more info

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Science Fiction And Fantasy Authors A Bibliography of First Printings of Their Fiction

By: Currey, L. W. (David G. Hartwell editorial Assistance)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, G. K. Hall & Co.: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A35923


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean but do have some light warping due to changes in temperature where it was stored. The rear endpaper has some light spotting. " (1942- ) US specialist bookseller (since 1968) and bibliographer. With David G Hartwell he published SF-I: A Selective Bibl... View more info

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The New England Primer, Improved; Or An East And Pleasant Guide To The Art Of Reading

By: Denio & Phelps Publishers

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Greenfield, MA, Denio & Phelps: 1816

Seller ID: A36212


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format book (approx. 4" x 2 1/2") The book is in Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. Leather covered spine with paper covered wooden boards. The spine leather is worn, rubbed and nicked. The Front inner hinge is cracked and holding on by about 3/4" on each end. The paper covering over the boards is rubbed, worn and torn, especially on the front board. The text pages are generally clean and without much foxin... View more info

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Elementary Mondern Armenian Grammer (Hippocrene Language Studies)

By: Gulian, Kevork H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hippocrene Books: 1990

Edition: Trade Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33168


This is a trade paperback book. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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The Phonographic Amaneunsis A Presentation of Pitman Phonography, More Especially Adapted to the Use of Business and Other Schools Devoted to the Instruction and Training of Shorthand Amanuenses

By: Howard, Jerome B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, The Phonographic Institute Company: 1918

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 28048


Graphs; This 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 some beginning rubbing and fraying to the spine ends and corners. There is one spot of black ink ground-into the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright with the exception of the front endpaper which has been cleanly removed. This revised edition includes a prefatory note by Benn Pitman. View more info

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Russian Composition And Vocabulary

By: James, C. V. and H. Rapp

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc.: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34855


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright. There is some generalized toning to the spine of the dust jacket. View more info

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A Manual of Parliamentary Practice, Composed Originally for the Use of the Senate of the United States

By: Jefferson, Thomas

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Hogan & Thompson: 1834

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A33920


This book is in Very Good- to Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book covers have some light bumping and edge wear to the spine ends and corners. There are several spots of fraying to the spine ends and corners as well. There is a large spot of ink to the front cover of the book ( a real problem when inkwells were a regular feature of desks), which has dripped over onto the inside edge of the rear cover and along the very top outside of the for... View more info

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Beginning Swedish

By: Johnson, W. G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rock Island, IL, Augustana Book Concern: 1942

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A32940


This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book cover has some light bumping and rubbing. The spine joints have some light but noticeable rubbing as well. The lettering on the spine and front cover has rubbed nearly away. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear endpaper has the top corner pulled off. This book is illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of Sweden. View more info

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Under The Moons Of Mars A History and Anthology of the Scientific Romance in the Munsey Magazines, 1912-1920

By: Moskowitz, Sam (edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33550


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostlyc lean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light rubbing and a couple of tiny nicks. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light rubbing to the spines and a small semi-closed tear to the top front panel. The rear panel of the dust jacket has some sections of fading / sunning and several small spots of ... View more info

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Consumer Color Charts

By: Munsell Color Company, Inc.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Munsell Color Company, Inc.: 1967

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A35544


Color Illustrations; This packet contains an oversized pamphlet and six separate pages - including color pages and pages with cut-outs to help coordinate the colors. All of this are enclosed in a paper envelope. The booklet and pages are in clean bright condition. The envelope is in good only condition, with toning, edge tears, wrinkles and chips missing. "During the early 1900s, Albert Munsell has kept diaries of his development of Munsell color space. The reason he... View more info

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Foreign Maps

By: Olson, Everett C. & Agnes Whitmarsh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, Publishers: 1944

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A36402


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and spots of rubbing. "Olson was a former chair of the dep... View more info

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Dictionnaire Des Antiquités Romaines Et Grecques Accompangé De 2,000 Gravures D'après L'antique

By: Rich, Anthony (translated by Chéruel, De M. )

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Librairie De Firmin Didot Frerès, Fils Et Cie: 1859

Edition: 1st French Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35567


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. Quarter leather with leather spine and marbled paper boards. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some rubbing and wear. The spine and spine joints have rubbing to the leather. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a spot of discoloration to the foredge of the text block. "Ant... View more info

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The Ellesmere Manuscript Of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales

By: Schulz, Herbert C. (Curator Of Manuscripts)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Marino, CA, Huntington Library: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34767


Color Illustrations; This is a trade sized booklet with heavy cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. There is some beginning edge wear and bumping to the spine ends and corners of the covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Ellesmere Chaucer, or Ellesmere Manuscript of the Canterbury Tales, is an early 15th-century illuminated manuscript of Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, owned... View more info

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Horror Literature A Core Collection and Reference Guide

By: Tymn, Marshall B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, R. R. Bowker Company: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35922


This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light ground-in dirt to the spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. "Marshall Benton Tymn (born 1937) is an editor, academic and bibliographer of science fiction and fantasy. He received the Pilgrim Award in 1990. He was a founder of the Instructors of Science Fiction in Higher Education." View more info