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Ship of Theseus.

by Straka, V. M.; J. J. Abrams; Doug Dorst

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Published
2013
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$97.00

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USA Mulholland Books, 2013, hardcover. On the "title page": New York, Winged Shoes Press, 1949 (the real publisher is listed on the slipcase). -- A novel with "original" printing plus printed marginalia, in various colors, icons, "library" markings, as well as various pieces of faked ephemera loosely laid in. Quite an exercise in bookish creativity. -- Hardcover, with slipcase… Read more
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image of Adam and His Work; A Bibliography of Sources by and about Paul Goodman (1911-1972).

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Metuchen NJ Scarecrow Press, 1979, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: near fine (bookplate; no jacket issued). ISBN 0810812193
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$17.46
image of William Pickering, Publisher; A Memoir and a Check-List of His Publications.

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New York Burt Franklin, 1969, hardcover. Revised edition. Pickering (1796-1854) was a book designer, publisher and bookseller. 37 of his title-pages are reproduced here, including examples of the distinctive dolphin-and-anchor devices. -- Hardcover, 125 pages, 8x11 inches. Condition: very good minus (cover and edges faintly spotted and boards slightly warped; bookplate) with near fine dust jacket (short tear).
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$33.95
image of The Stinehour Press; A Bibliographical Checklist of the First Thirty Years.

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Lunenburg VT Meriden-Stinehour Press, 1988, hardcover. Limited Edition, one of 1,200 numbered copies. Prospectus, 8-pages colored, from Bev Chaney Jr. Books is laid in. Includes color illustrations. -- Hardcover, 300 pages, 7.5x10.5 inches. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 0877920095
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Basil Bunting: A Bibliography of Works and Criticism.

by Guedalla, Roger

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Published
1973
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$24.25

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Norwood PA Norwood Editions, 1973, hardcover. Hardcover, sturdy buckram binding, 183 pages. Condition: near fine (small stain to fore-edge; bookplate; no jacket).
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Harry Crews: A First Bibliography.

by Hargraves, Michael

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Published
1981
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$19.40

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San Francisco Michael Hargraves Publisher, 1981, paperback. Typed addenda are tipped-in throughout. Softcover, 50+ pages. Softcover. Condition: very good (spine area tanned; bookplate).
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Kirby Congdon: A Bibliography of Separate Publications.

by Interim Books

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Published
1980
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$11.64

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New York Interim Books, 1980, paperback. Softcover, 6 pages. Condition: fair-only (inner margins silverfished, not affecting text; inside cover foxed; bookplate).
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A Bibliography of the First Editions of John Cowper Powys.

by Siberell, Lloyd Emerson

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Published
1934
Edition
First Edition
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$43.65

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Cincinnati Ailanthus Press, 1934, First Edition. hardcover. Limited Edition: One of 350 number copies. SIGNED by Siberell to [name] with a long warm note. -- Introduction by John Cowper Powys (3 pages). -- Hardcover, plain printed boards. Condition: very good (bit of rub at tips; bookplate).
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Peter Matthiessen, A Bibliography: 1951-1979.

by Nicholas, D

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Published
1979
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$14.55

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Canoga Park CA Orirana Press, 1979, hardcover. Introduction by William Styron. A 1-item typed addendum is laid in. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, bookplate, no jacket.
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image of Some Uncollected Authors XV: Vincent O'Sullivan.

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No place The Book Collector paperback. This is an 8-page reprint / offprint from the periodical. O'Sullivan was an American living and writing in England in the 1890s, including critical works on Oscar Wilde and others. Includes a list of his works. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine.
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J. M. Synge, A Bibliography of Criticism.

by Mikhail, E. H.

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Published
1975
ISBN
9780874715132
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$19.40

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Totowa NJ Rowman and Littlefield, 1975, hardcover. An up-to-date (as of 1975) work of about 2500 items, including secondary material and new research. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (bookplate) with very good dust jacket (some edge rubbing; spine faint color change). ISBN 087471513X
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The Zaehnsdorfs (1842-1947), Craft Bookbinders.

by Broomhead, Frank

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Published
1986
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Middlesex England Private Libraries Association, 1986, hardcover. Generously illustrated in black-and-white. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine (bookplate) with edgeworn tissue jacket. ISBN 900002743
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A Bibliography of John Dos Passos.

by Potter, Jack

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Published
1950
Edition
First Edition
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$121.25

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Chicago Normandie House, 1950, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, Limited, number 8 of 15 copies printed for presentation, and SIGNED by Jack Potter "For Captain Louis Henry Cohn [.] In grateful appreciation [etc.] With an introduction by John Dos Passos. -- Cohn was the noted bookseller, publisher, Hemingway bibliographer. -- Hardcover, 365 total copies, printed by the Norman Press.… Read more
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Collections; Volume 11, 2003.

by University of Delaware Library Associates

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Published
2003
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$23.28

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Newark University of Delaware Library Associates, 2003, paperback. Periodical issue. Articles include: Proscenium Press, an Irish literary legacy, 20 pages; memoir of book collecting and many shops in the area; Jacquard weavings, etc. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine.
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A Bibliography of Arthur Machen.

by Goldstone, Adrian; Wesley Sweetser

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Published
1965
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Austin University of Texas, 1965, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: very good (corner bump; bookplate; no jacket).
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image of William Everson: A Descriptive Bibliography 1934-1976.

William Everson: A Descriptive Bibliography 1934-1976.

by Bartlett, Lee; Allan Campo

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Published
1977
ISBN
9780810810372
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Metuchen NJ Scarecrow Press, 1977, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: very good (bookplate; no jacket). ISBN 0810810379
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A Bibliography of the Writings of Norman Douglas.

by McDonald, Edward D.

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Published
1927
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Philadelphia Centaur Book Shop, 1927, hardcover. Hardcover, some pages uncut / unopened. Good used condition (spine and spine label scuffed; hinge cracked; bookplate; short tear page margin).
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Garden of the Golden Apples; A Bibliography of Patrick Kavanagh.

by Kavanagh, Peter

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Published
1972
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$72.75

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New York The Peter Kavanagh Hand Press, 1972, paperback. Compiled by Peter Kavanagh. Includes: books, recordings, manuscripts, newspaper and journal articles, film reviews, etc. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine.
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Perspectives, 15, Number Fifteen; Spring 1956.

by Perspectives

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Published
1956
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London Hamilton, 1956, paperback. Periodical, Spring 1956 issue. -- A wealth of 1950s culture: Articles by B. F. Skinner, Dave Brubeck, John Crowe Ransom, Paul Tillich, Robert Lowry, etc. Incudes photography. -- Softcover. Good used condition (cover creased and lightly soiled; corner bumped; title page discolored.)
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A Short History of the Printed Word.

by Chappell, Warren

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Published
1970
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New York Knopf, 1970, hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. -- Nicely illustrated to amplify the printing history. -- Bright, attractive hardcover. Condition: near fine (unfortunate bookplate) with very good minus dust jacket (couple short tears; wear to spine tips). ISBN
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