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OSCAR WILDE: EROS AND AESTHETICS

By Behrendt, Patricia Flanagan

London: Macmillan, [ 1991 ]. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. London: Macmillan, [ 1991 ]. First edition. xiv, 194 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Black paper covered boards. Without noticeable flaw, in like jacket. Near fine/Near fine.

$100.00

SECOND SERIES CROSS WORDS OF THE NEW YORK TIMES

By Farrar, Margaret Petherbridge [Editor]

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1945. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1945. Illustrated with 50 cross word puzzles. Unpaginated. Hardcover. Square 8vo. Black cloth. Cover very lightly worn. Interior clean. No puzzle written in. Pencil still in attached holder awaiting use. Very good/No dust jacket.

$52.00

CROSS WORDS OF THE NEW YORK TIMES

By Farrar, Margaret Petherbridge [Editor]

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1943. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1943. Illustrated with 50 cross word puzzles. 122 pp. Hardcover. Square 8vo. Burgundy cloth. Small snag at head of spine. Interior clean and no puzzle has been written in. The pencil is still in the attached holder and ready to use. Very good+/No dust jacket.

$52.00

500 KINGÕS GAMBIT MINIATURES

By Wall, Bill

Moon Township, PA: Chess Enterprises, 186. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Moon Township, PA: Chess Enterprises, 186. Numerous b/w figures. 100 pp. Softcover. 12mo. Beige stiff wrappers. A very nice copy with only minimal edgewear. Very good+/No jacket issued.

$40.00

FENG CHING: CHINESE SKETCHES

By Dobbins,Natalia

Los Angeles & San Francisco: Suttonhouse, 1933. # 457 of an edition limited to 500 copies. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Los Angeles & San Francisco: Suttonhouse, 1933. # 457 of an edition limited to 500 copies. Signed by the author. Numerous b/w illustrations. 134 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Tan cloth-backed, orange paper-covered boards with string tie. Light wear to edges and corners of boards, ink name and inscription on front free endpaper, else very good. Very good/No dust jacket.

$150.00

WE ARE ND: THE STORY OF NOTRE DAME AS TOLD BY HER ALUMNI

By Sienko, Angela and Walt Collins

With ÒNDÓ Car Decal. Notre Dame, IN: Booklink, 2008. Copious b/w and full color illustrations. 159 pp. Hardcover. Oblong Small 4to. Illustrative paper covered boards. [Extra shipping required.] Interior clean, bright and tight. A very nice copy in like dustjacket. Housed cozily in publisherÕs box. Very good+/Very good+.

$30.00

ASIAN AMERICAN SEXUALITIES: DIMENSIONS OF THE GAY & LESBIAN EXPERIENCE
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ASIAN AMERICAN SEXUALITIES: DIMENSIONS OF THE GAY & LESBIAN EXPERIENCE

By Leong, Russell

New York, NY: Routledge, 1996. First edition. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued.

$27.00

MANUAL OF CLASSICAL EROTOLOGY (DE FIGURIS VENERIS)

By Forberg, F. C

Np: F. C. Forberg, 1887. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Literally Translated. Np: F. C. Forberg, 1887. 178 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Light gray imitation vellum. Gilt lettering to spine. Bumped and worn at head, heel and corners; darkening to cover, spine and rear board; gutters cracked, but holding; ownerÕs stamp to front pastedown, ffep and rear endpapers; another ownerÕs signature to ffep; page edges lightly toned; otherwise, interior clean and tight. A rare example of an exotic work. Very good/No jacket issued. (Insurance required to ship this item).

$350.00

HOME SWEET HOME: MY CANADIAN ALBUM

By Richler, Mordecai

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984. First edition. Inscribed and signed by the author. 291 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Black cloth backed, beige paper covered boards. Silver lettering to spine. Bumped at head,heel and corners; toning to board edges; soiling to cover and rear board; light foxing to edge of text block and preliminaries; interior tight, clean and bright. Dustjacket toned and edgeworn; small tear to dj hinge repaired by tape; missing small pieces from corners. Very good/Very good.

$48.00

ICONOLOGY: OR, A COLLECTION OF EMBLEMATICAL FIGURES: CONTAINING FOUR HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FOUR REMARKABLE SUBJECTS, MORAL AND INSTRUCTIVE; IN WHICH ARE DISPLAYED THE BEAUTIES OF VIRTUE AND DEFORMITY OF VICE [ 2 VOLUMES BOUND AS ONE ]

By [ Emblemata ] Richardson, George

London: Printed for the Author, 1779. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London: Printed for the Author, 1779. 2 bound as one vols. First edition. Illustrated with 424 emblematic figures on 109 engraved copper-plates. Hardcover. Folio. Recently re-backed and re-cornered in brown 3/4 calf over original marbled boards, the spine stamped in blind in compartments, with contrasting leather title label stamped in gilt. Title-page of volume one is uniformly soiled and stained with several old marginal repairs; the top fore-corner of the last plate has an old repair. Plates XXI & XXIII bear old Russian ownership stamps. Otherwise this is a clean, tight copy of a fairly scarce emblem book. Very good/No jacket issued. (Multiple volumes - extra shipping charges apply) (Insurance required to ship this item).

$2500.00

DELEYTE DE LA DISCRECION, Y FACIL ESCUEL DE LA AGUDEZA, ...

By Fernandez De Velasco Y Pimentel, Bernardino

Madrid, 1749. Softcover. Fair/No jacket issued. Madrid: , 1749. [43]+ 326 pp. Text in Spanish. Softcover. 8vo. Full limp vellum. Vellum worn and soiled. Text block detached from binding from mid-point down. Scattered foxing, staining, and marginalia throughout. Moderate water damage. Fair/No jacket issued. (Insurance required to ship this item).

$250.00

TOUGH GAME

By Kelsey, H. W

London/Boston: Faber & Faber, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good+. London/Boston: Faber & Faber, 1979. First edition. 189 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Dark blue cloth. Clean, nice copy in like d.j. Near fine/Very good+.

$100.00

RAB 1st Quarter 1960 Sales Opportunities Calendar

By [No author]

Fold-out calendar for January - March 1960 w/ two pinup girls. Np: Np, 1960. Two full-length b/w illustrations of Joi Lansing and Barbara Nichols, stars of ÒWho Was That Lady?Ó. Softcover. Folio - 54Ó by 44Ó. B/w paper. Clean and bright. Very good/No jacket issued.

$25.00