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BACHELORÕS LONDON

by Whyte, Frederic

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Published
1931
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Very good-
Edition
First edition
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London: Grant Richards, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. Very good-/No dust jacket. MEMORIES OF THE DAY BEFORE YESTERDAY 1889 - 1914. London: Grant Richards, 1931. First edition. Holographic note signed by the author, tipped-in on front free endpaper. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth. Spine a little dull; a nick at top edge… Read more
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ULYSSES; REVISED EDITION

by KENNER, HUGH

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Published
1987
Condition
Very good
Edition
Revised edition
ISBN
9780801834899
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$75.00

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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. Revised edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. Revised edition. 182 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Dark blue leatherette. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Minor scuffing and scratching to boards. Light foxing to edges of block. Pages clean and… Read more
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ESSAY ON THE DEVELOPMENT & USAGE OF BRASS PLATE DIES

by Ellenport, Samuel B

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Published
19800
Condition
Very good+
Edition
One of an edition limited to 500 copies, this being # 275
ISBN
9780936794006
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$225.00

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Boston: Harcourt Bindery, 19800. One of an edition limited to 500 copies, this being # 275. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. Including a Catalogue Raisonne from the Collection of the Harcourt Bindery. Boston: Harcourt Bindery, 19800. One of an edition limited to 500 copies, this being # 275. Copious b/w illustrations, including photographic frontispiece laid… Read more
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MEMBERS OF THE GROLIER CLUB 1884-2009

by Smith, Carolyn L., compiler

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Published
2009
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Very good
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New York: The Grolier Club, 2009. 223 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth. Head and heel lightly bumped; small tear to head. Still, a clean and bright copy. Very good/No dust jacket.
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ENEMIES OF BOOKS, THE

by Blades, William

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Published
1894
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Very good-
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$52.00

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London: Elliot Stock, 1894. Hardcover. Very good-/No jacket issued. Louis Gunnis and H. E. Butler. London: Elliot Stock, 1894. Preface by Richard Garnett. Numerous b/w illustrations. Illustrated by Louis Gunnis and H. E. Butler. 151 pp. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Red cloth. Gilt lettering and decorative stamp to spine, front and… Read more
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BOOKBINDING BY HAND

by Eggeling, Arthur

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Published
1925
Condition
Very good
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$32.00

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New York: Eggeling Bookbindery, 1925. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. New York: Eggeling Bookbindery, 1925. Numerous b/w photographs. 29 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Lightly bumped and rubbed at head, heel and corners; light toning to page edges. Very good/No jacket issued.
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EIGHTEENTH CENTURY ARTISTS AND ENGRAVERS. WILLIAM WARD A.R.A., JAMES WARD R.A.: THEIR LIVES AND WORKS

by Frankau, Julia

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Published
1904
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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New York, NY: Macmillan and Co., Ltd, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. New York, NY: Macmillan and Co., Ltd, 1904. First edition. With 30 photogravures. 333 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Gray-green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Bumped and rubbed at head, heel and corners; toning… Read more
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PRINTING IN RELATION TO GRAPHIC ART

by French, George

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Published
1903
Condition
Very good
Edition
One of an edition limited to 1000 copies, this being #529
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$28.00

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Cleveland, OH: The Imperial Press, 1903. One of an edition limited to 1000 copies, this being #529. Signed by the author. 118 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Beige cloth backed, marbled paper covered boards. Moderate general wear to binding; pages lightly toned; spots of soiling to preliminaries; bookplate to ffp; occasional pencil annotation;… Read more
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SPECIMEN BOOKS ON TYPE FACES AND DECORATIVE MATERIAL

by Gildea, David

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Published
1929
Condition
Very good-
Edition
One of a limited specimen third edition, this being #638
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New York: David Gildea & Co, Inc, 1929. One of a limited specimen third edition, this being #638. 207 pp. Hardcover. 12mo. Green paper covered boards. Gilt decorative device to front board. Bumped, rubbed and worn to head, heel and corners; chipped to spine and hinges; rubbed and worn to cover and… Read more
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PYNCHONÕS POETICS: INTERFACING THEORY AND TEXT

by [Pynchon] Berressem, Hanjo

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Published
[ 1993 ]
Condition
Very good+
Edition
First edition
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$27.00

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Urbana and Chicago: U of Illinois Pr, [ 1993 ]. First edition. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued.
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JOHNSON AND BOSWELL: THE TRANSIT OF CALEDONIA

by Rogers, Pat

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Published
1995
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Very good+
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$76.00

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Oxford: Clarendon Pr, 1995. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Oxford: Clarendon Pr, 1995. 245 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth. Bookplate, else very good + in like dust wrapper. Very good+/Very good.
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ESSAYS ON POPE

by Rogers, Pat

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Published
[ 1993 ]
Condition
Very good+
Edition
First edition
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$68.00

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Cambridge: Cambridge U. P, [ 1993 ]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. Cambridge: Cambridge U. P, [ 1993 ]. First edition. 263 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue paper covered boards. Small ink inscription; bookplate, else very good +. Very good+/Very good+.
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LE "DETECTIVE NOVEL" et L'Influence De La PensŽe Scientifique

by Messac, Regis

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Published
1929
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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Paris: Librairie Ancienne HonorŽ Champion, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Paris: Librairie Ancienne HonorŽ Champion, 1929. First edition. 696 pp. Text in French. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth. 1/2 Ò closed tear at top of half-title; top fore-corner of text block bumped; final few pages chipped at top fore… Read more
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AGE OF BLUFF: PARADOX AND AMBIGUITY IN RABELAIS AND MONTAIGNE

by Bowen, Barbara C

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Published
[ 1972 ]
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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Urbana, IL: U. of Illinois P, [ 1972 ]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Urbana, IL: U. of Illinois P, [ 1972 ]. First edition. Signed by the author. 168 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth. A very good copy in a faded dust wrapper with a long scratch down the… Read more
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ADTYPE WORK BOOK

by Adtype Service Co

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Published
[ 1956 ]
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Very good+
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Los Angeles, CA: Adtype , [ 1956 ]. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Los Angeles, CA: Adtype , [ 1956 ]. each page displays an individual type face in complete fonts. 498 pp. Hardcover. Folio. Black 4 ring binder. A very good copy of this exhaustive type face book. … Read more
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ROYCROFT BOOKS: A CATALOGUE AND SOME COMMENT CONCERNING THE SHOP AT EAST AURORA, NEW YORK, AND ITS WORKERS

by Roycrofters

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Published
1900
Condition
Very good
Edition
FIRST EDITION
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East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters, 1900. FIRST EDITION. Softcover. Very good/No jacket issued.
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IRISH RESEARCH: A GUIDE TO COLLECTIONS IN NORTH AMERICA, IRELAND, AND GREAT BRITAIN

by Lester, DeeGee, compiled by

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Published
1987
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Very good+
ISBN
9780313246647
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$64.00

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New York: Greenwood Press, 1987 . Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. New York: Greenwood Press, 1987 . 348 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark green cloth. A nice, clean copy. Very good+/No dust jacket.
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THREE ESSAYS: I - BOOK BUYING, II - BOOK-BINDING, III - THE OFFICE OF LITERATURE

by Birrell, Augustine

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Published
1924
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Good+
Edition
One of an edition limited to 300 copies
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$44.00

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New York: The Grolier Club, 1924. One of an edition limited to 300 copies. Hardcover. Good+/No jacket issued. New York: The Grolier Club, 1924. One of an edition limited to 300 copies. Printed by Frederic Goudy for the Grolier Club. 26 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Gray cloth backed, paper covered boards. … Read more
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966. -479 - 939 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Dark blue cloth. A clean, tight copy in a lightly soiled dust jacket. Very good+/Very good.
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BRINK OF ALL WE HATE: ENGLISH SATIRES ON WOMEN, 1660 - 1750

by Nussbaum, Felicity A

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Published
1984
Condition
Very good+
ISBN
9780813114989
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$48.00

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Lexington, KY: U. P. of Kentucky, 1984 . Hardcover. Very good+/Very good-. Lexington, KY: U. P. of Kentucky, ( 1984 ). 192 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Black cloth. nice, fresh copy in a spine faded and lightly, edge-worn dust jacket. Very good+/Very good-.
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