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A Fine Contagion

By Mackenzie, Armine D.

Berkeley: California Library Association, 1958. Essentially VG condition, but with usual university library ownership and discard stamps, bar code sticker and pocket to endpaper; else soundly bound, unmarked text; minor wear only to book. No Jacket. Bound in original dark orange-brown cloth.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$7.50

Requiem for the Card Catalog: Management Issues in Automated Cataloging (New Directions in Librarianship Number 2)

By Gore, Daniel; Spyers-Duran, Peter; Kimbrough, Joseph

Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1979. Essentially VG condition, but with usual university library ownership and discard stamps, bar code sticker and pocket to endpaper; else soundly bound, unmarked text; minor wear only to book, lower spine has a small catalog sticker. No Jacket. Bound in original dark brown cloth.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$19.50

The Return of the Native

By Hardy, Thomas

Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1978. Full dark GREEN leather binding, gitl page edges and covers, silk moire endpapers, with bookmark ribbon. A nice copy though showing mild wear as if it has been read carefully. The Easton Press bookplate has been applied to the blank part of the half-title page, with the owner's name written upon it.. Collector's Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket, as issued. Illus. by Agnes Miller Parker. Octavo.

$12.00

JOHN DONNE, POEMS

By Donne, John; Sir Herbert Grierson, ed.

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1982. Bound in full brown (almost maroon) leather, with three edged gilt, gilt decorations and titles to front and spine, with bookmarking ribbon present. Clean and well bound, with very minor wear only.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket, as issued. Illus. by Illustrated with Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Engravings. Octavo.

$10.00

Eleven Western Presses: An Account of How the First Printing Press Came to Each of the Eleven Western States

By Wentz, Roby

Los Angeles, CA: Los Angles Club of Printing House Craftsmen, 1956. SIGNED and inscribed by author on the half-title page. Usual university library stamps and pocket, bar code. Spine catalog label has come free neatly. In original pictorial boards with cloth spine. Minor wear only otherwise, text clean and well bound.. Signed. First Edition, Inscribed. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12".

$10.95

A Personal Name Index to "New Directions," Volumes 1-35

By Cox, Shelley

Troy, NY: Whitston Publishing Company, 1980. Usual university lib. ownership and discard stamps, pocket and bar code to endpaper, small catalog sticker to upper front near spine; else soundly bound, clean unmarked text, only minor wear to book.. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$5.05

The Kingdom of Books

By Orcutt, William Dana

Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1927. Usual university lib. stamps, pocket and bar code. to endpaper; else soundly bound, unmarked text. This is the original edition with the nice decorative gilt cover, bound in original brown cloth.. First Trade Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$5.99

A Bibliographical Introduction To Seventy-Five Modern American Authors

By Gary M. Lepper

Berkeley: Serendipity Books, 1976. Usual university lib. ownership and discard stamps, pocket to endpaper, small catalog sticker to lower spine; else soundly bound, unmarked text, only minor wear to book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$7.90

Comfort Found in Good Old Books

By Fitch, George Hamlin

San Francisco: Paul Elder and Co., 1911. Mild general wear and aging, spine lettering a bit rubbed down, prev. owner insc. to endpaper; soundly bound, unmarked text. This is the original edition with the nice tipped-in illustration plates, bond in original orange cloth.. Third Printing, 1911. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$5.95

Rare Book Collections: Some Theoretical and Practical Suggestions for Use by Librarians and Students (ACRL Monograph Number 27)

By Archer, H. Richard, ed

Chicago: American Library Associaltion, 1965. With usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to front endpaper, cat. sticker to upper front corner of front cover. Else sound, with minor wear, a little aging. In original paper covers. Ex-Library, else Very Good. . Paperback. Ex-Library, else Very Good. Octavo.

$3.95

Hand Papermaking Manual

By Sarjeant, Peter T

Covington, VA: PaperMake, 1976. Ex-library, but with minimal signs: some sign of catalog removal area to lower spine area of front cover, a small stamp to first page. Text still in nice shape, well bound, covers showing some edge wear. Plastic ring binding, large format.. Second Edition. Paperback. Good. Quarto.

$21.00

SIGNATURE: A Quadrimestral of Typography and Graphic Arts, 11, New Series, 1959

By Simon, Oliver

London: Signature, 1950. Well bound in original wraps with tissue "dust jacket," clean text, mild general wear and a little aging. Nicely illustrated; sturdy in sewn binding.. Paperback. Good+.

$15.00

English Poetry, A Descriptive Catalogue: First and Early Editions of Works of the English Poets from Chaucer to the Present Day, Exhibited by the National Book League at 7 Albemarle Street, London, 1947

By Hayward, John, ed.; National Book League

United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 1947. Well bound in original pale blue wraps, clean text, moderate general wear and a little aging, a little chipping of the wrap cover to lower spine area. Two plates laid in; sturdy in sewn binding.. Paperback. Good.

$8.50

A Complete Catalogue: Twenty-five Years of Limited Editions Club Books

By Duschnes, Philip C

New York: Philip C. Duschnes, 1954. Sound and clean text, mild general wear and a little aging. Bookseller's descriptive, bibliographic catalogue of the Club's books, going up to #254, 28 pages, with index.. Pamphlet. Good.

$7.50

Victorian Book Illustration: The Technical Revolution

By Wakeman, Geoffrey

Detroit, MI: Gale Research Company, 1973. Usual university lib. markings, pocket, stamps, discard mark, minor spine label remains. Otherwise sound and clean, with minimal wear. American Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$12.95

The Life of the Book: How the Book Is Written, Published, Printed, Sold, and Read
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The Life of the Book: How the Book Is Written, Published, Printed, Sold, and Read

By Lehmann-Haupt, Hellmut

Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1975. Usual lib. ownership marks, bar code sticker and discard-stamped card pocket to endpaper, spine catalog lettering. Else excellent, clean and well bound text; with minor wear only. In publisher's original green cloth binding. Reissues the 1957 original text.. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Fritz Kredel. Octavo.

$4.70

In Business with a 1250 Multilith: A Beginners' Manual of Offset Lithography, Complete Instructions for Operating a Small Shop

By Knowles, Lester

Lester Knowles, 1955. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper, slight spine catalog label remains. Binding somewhat shaken, but still holding up well; covers with slight and minor stains. Else clean text, with moderate shelf wear, mild sunning to spine cloth. In publisher's original pictorial red cloth binding. . Edition Unstated. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$24.24

A History of Early American Magazines 1741-1789

By Richardson, Lyon N

New York: Octagon Books, 1966. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to endpaper; spine catalog label has come free with minor remains. Else clean and well bound text; with minor wear only. In original green cloth binding.. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good/No Jacket. Octavo.

$5.95

ALA Publications Checklist, 1980: : A List of Materials Currently Available from the American Library Association

By American Library Association (ALA) Headquarters Library Staff

Chicago: American Library Association, 1980. The original book in its cover wraps bound (sewn) in a card cover binder with cloth spine and hinges, title label affixed to front. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, pocket and bar code sticker to inner side of binder front cover. Else essentially VG, clean and well bound text, with mild shelfwear.. Soft Cover. Ex-Library. Quarto.

$13.13

Laberintos de la Palabra Impresa: Investigacion Humanistica y Produccion Editorial

By Zavala, Lauro

Mexico: Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Unidad Xochimlco, 1996. Usual university lib. ownership and discard marks, catalog and bar code stickers to front cover flap (inner side), catalog label applied to upper front at spine with clear tape. Else clean and well bound text; with mild wear only. In publisher's original pictorial covers.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Ex-Library, else Very Good. Octavo.

$7.50

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