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R. C. Gorman: Nudes & Foods IV - The Millennium Edition [SIGNED]

by Gorman, R. C.; Virginia Dooley (ed. and comp.)

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$135.00

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Taos, NM: Navajo Gallery, 2000. 1st Edition . Spiralbound. Fine/Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Gorman, R.C.. First Edition. Soft cover 4to in copper spiralbound wraps. Fine. SIGNED BY AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR R.C. GORMAN on 1/2 title page. 108pp inc. Index of Contributing Chefs; lavishly illustrated in b/w and color (some full page) by R.C. Gorman.
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Aramaic Peshitta New Testament Parallel Translations

by Magiera, Janet Marie

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Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780982008515
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$40.00

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Light of the Word Ministry, 2008. Glazed Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket (as issued). Hard cover 4to in glazed illustrated boards. Near Fine; No DJ, as issued. Some highlighting, sporadic notations. 730pp + Appendix I.
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The Opening of the Wisdom-Eye : And the History of the Advancement of Buddhadharma in Tibet

by Dalai Lama, His Holiness Tenzin Gyatsho the XIVth Dalai Lama of Tibet

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Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition (stated). 2nd Printing
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$17.95

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Wheaton, IL: Theosophical Publishing House, 1974. First US Edition (stated). 2nd Printing. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First US Edition, 2nd printing. Hard cover 8vo in blue cloth w/gold titles. Fine/No DJ. xv, 178pp.
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Manual for Interior Souls. A Collection of Unpublished Writings

by Grou, Father Jean

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Published
1892
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First English Language Edition.
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$75.00

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London, England: Burns Oates & Washbourne, 1892. First English Language Edition. . Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Presumed First English Language Edition. Hard cover 8vo in red cloth w/gold spine titles. Very Good/No DJ (as issued?) Wear at spine tips and corners, owner names and notes front endpapers, extensive notations throughout. xvi, 415pp inc. Appendix.
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Reading William Blake (Reading Writers and their Work)

by Makdisi, Saree

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Published
2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780521128414
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$20.00

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Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fine/Wraps. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. First Edition, First Printing Trade PB in illustrated wraps. Fine. 137pp inc. Notes, Index; illustrated in reproductions of Blake's art.
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Via sacra: or, Footprints of Christ. A book for Holy week. By Rev. Wm. A. Leonard . with an introduction by Rev. Charles H. Hall (1875)

by Leonard, William A.

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Published
1875
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Orphans' Press/ E P Dutton, 1875. 1st Edition . Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket (as issued). 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. First Edition. Hard cover 16mo in brown leather, gold titles on 4-rubbed spine, all edges gilt. Edgewear, else About Fine and unmarked. 1886 gift inscription front endpaper, from "S. L. Leonard". 209pp, illustrated… Read more
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Basic Principles of Design: The Foundation Program at the School of Design Basel, Switzerland

by Maier, Manfred

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Published
1980
Condition
About Fine
Edition
1st Edition 3rd Printing
ISBN
9780442212063
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$215.00

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New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1980. 1st Edition 3rd Printing. Soft cover. About Fine/Wraps. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. First Edition, 3rd printing. Soft cover Folio i illustrated wraps. About Fine w/bent corners, else Fine and unmarked. 384pp, lavishly illustrated in b/w and color.
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The Secret Museum: Pornography in Modern Culture

by Kendrick, Walter

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780520207295
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$19.95

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Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, 1997. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition, First Printing. Trade PB in illustrated wraps. Near Fine w/bent corners intruding into book, else Fine and unmarked. xiv, 318pp inc. Reference Notes, Works Cited, Index.
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MEMOIRS OF THE COURT OF BERLIN, BEING THE SECRET MEMOIRS OF COUNT MIRABEAU (Vol. II only)

by Mirabeau, Count

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Published
1900
Condition
About Fine
Edition
First US Edition. 1st Printing
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$55.00

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Boston, MA: L. C. Page and Company, 1900. First US Edition. 1st Printing. Cloth. About Fine/No Jacket (as issued). First US Edition. Hard cover 8vo in ornately gilt dec red cloth w/gold titles and top edge. Near Fine/No DJ (as issued?). Corners curled, spine dulled, else Fine and unmarked. 289pp inc. textual footnotes; illustrated in tissue-guarded frontis. Volume… Read more
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The Santa Fe Trail

by Duffus, R.L.

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Published
1936
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 4th Printing
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$85.00

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New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1936. 1st Edition 4th Printing. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. First Edition, 4th Printing. Hard cover large 8vo in blue cloth w/gold Indian dec and titles. Fine book in Very Good bright unclipped rubbed and lightly chipped DJ, now in clear protective cover. vii, 283pp inc. Selected Bibliography, Index; illustrated n photos and reproductions. A… Read more
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The World of Herodotus

by de Selincourt, Aubrey

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Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition (stated). 1st Printing
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$29.95

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Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1962. First American Edition (stated). 1st Printing. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition stated, First Printing. Hard cover 8vo in logo-stamped black cloth w/copper spine titles. Fine book in Very Good unclipped DJ w/tears, chipped at spine tips, scuffed heel, now in clear protective cover.… Read more
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Atomic Physics (Fourth Edition)

by Born, Max

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Published
1946
Condition
About Fine
Edition
4th Edition 1st Printing
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$15.00

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New York: Hafner Publishing, 1946. 4th Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. About Fine/No Jacket. Fourth Edition. Hard cover 8vo in green pebble-grain cloth w/gold spine titles. About Fine/No DJ. Owner names front pastedown else Fine and unmarked. viii, 370pp inc. 32 Appendixes, Bibliography, Index; illustrated in mathematical equations, graphs, photos.
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The Ghen and Rains Physicians Guide to Pharmaceutical Compounding

by Ghen, Mitchell J. D.O. ; John F.A.C.A. Rains

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
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$550.00

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Green Bay, WI: Impakt Communications, 2000. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket (as issued). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition, First Printing. Hard cover 4tp in blue cloth w/silver dec and titles. Near Fine/No DJ, as issued. Cloth rubbed, owner info front pastedown, else Fine and unmarked. xvi, 430pp inc. Formula Name Index,… Read more
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The Dawn of Slavic: An Introduction to Slavic Philology (Yale Language Series)

by Schenker, Alexander M.

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Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780300058468
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$45.00

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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1996. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First Edition, First Printing. Hard cover large 8vo. Fine book in Near Fine rubbed DJ w/ circular mark and crease bottom rear panel. xviii, 346pp inc. Appendix A-D, Bibliography, Index;, illustrated in reproductions, maps.
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The Argument and the Action of Plato's Laws

by Strauss, Leo

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Published
1977
Condition
About Fine
Edition
1st Edition 3rd Printing
ISBN
9780226776989
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$25.00

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Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1977. 1st Edition 3rd Printing. Trade Paperback. About Fine/Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First PB Edition, 3rd printing. Trade PB in illustrated wraps. About Fine w/several bent top corners from improper storage, else Fine and unmarked. 186pp.
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Searches for an Imaginary Kingdom: The Legend of the Kingdom of Prester John (Past and Present Publications)

by Gumilev, Lev Nikolaevich

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
First English Language Edition.
ISBN
9780521322140
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$150.00

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Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1987. First English Language Edition. . Cloth. Fine/Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. First English Language Edition. Hard cover 8vo in brown cloth w/gold spine titles. Fine book in like DJ, now in clear protective cover. 403pp inc. Bibliography, Index; illustrated in charts, maps.
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Beyond Tragedy. Essays on the Christian Interpretation of History

by Niebuhr, Reinhold

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Published
1937
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition 2nd Printing
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$65.00

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New York: Charles Scribner & Sons, 1937. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. First Edition, 2nd or subsequent printing. Hard cover 8vo in gray cloth w/gold titles and dec. Near Fine book in Very Good unclipped DJ, now in clear protective cover. Lightly soiled cloth, owner info front endpaper, else Fine and unmarked; rubbed jacket creased… Read more
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Atlantis and the Giants

by SAURAT, Denis

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$30.00

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London, England: Faber & Faber, 1957. 1st Edition . Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Hard cover 8vo in blue cloth w/red spine medallion and gold titles. Very Good book in like clipped DJ w/several tears, chipped at spine tips, brackets, now in clear protective cover. Book has owner info front endpaper and extensive paragraph bracketing from… Read more
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Plato's Cretan City

by Morrow, Glenn R.

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
2nd Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780691024844
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$52.00

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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1993. 2nd Edition 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fine/Wraps. Second Edition, First Printing, Trade PB in illustrated wraps, Fine. xxxiv, 623pp inc. textual footnotes, General Index, Index of Passages.
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The Inner World of Choice

by Wickes, Frances G.

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
2nd Edition 1st Printing
ISBN
9780938434351
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$30.00

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Boston, MA: Sigo Pr, 1988. 2nd Edition 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Fine/Wraps. Second Edition, First PB Printing. Trade PB in illustrated wraps. Fine. xxii, 318pp inc. textual footnotes, Bibliography.
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