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Jardins d'Espagne: 124 Planches en 2 Volumes, Donnant pus de 160 Vues des Jardins Anciens et Modernes de l'Andalousie et des Deux Castilles Accompagnées de 20 Plans d'Une Préface et d'Un Texte Explicatif. Volumes 1 and 2

by Gromort, Georges

Condition
Used
Edition
First editions
Published
1926
Binding
Hardcovers
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Paris, France: Auguste Vincent et Cie, 1926. First editions. Hardcovers. Folios (18"x13"). Portfolios with 124 unbound B&W photogravure plates (123 consecutively numbered plates and one frontis). 1/4 bound red cloth and marbled paper-covered boards with giltstamped title to upper cover and spine, red twill ties at each edge. Spines in poor condition, vol1 is separated at joint, vol2 is… Read more about this item
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Estudio Arquitectonico Comparativo de los Manumentos Arqueologicos de Mexico
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Estudio Arquitectonico Comparativo de los Manumentos Arqueologicos de Mexico

by Marquina, Ignacio (architect)

Condition
Used - Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1928
Binding
Hardcover
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Mexico City, Mexico: Talleres Graficos de la Nacion, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Good. Oblong 4to (12"x 15.5"). 85pp. Several fold-outs, several color photographic plates, color maps and diagrams throughout. 1/4 bound leather and paper covered boards, graphic endpapers. Heavy wear: leather thinned and chipping over joints and at spine extremes, edgewear, paper chipping, all corners rounded with board… Read more about this item
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$125.00
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The Little Review. March 1914 - September 1915

by Anderson, Margaret C. (Editor)

Condition
Used - Very good -
Edition
First Edition
Published
1914
Binding
Hardcover
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Chicago, IL: Margaret C. Anderson, 1914. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good -. 8vo (6.75"x9.5"). Four volume set. Bound in brown cloth. Gilt title and volume number to spine. General rubbing to all volumes. Corners bumped. Front fore edge to volume three scuffed (2"). Text block edges generally toned. Interiors are unmarked and lightly toned. Each book contains approximately… Read more about this item
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$250.00
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The Four Suits

by Patterson, Benjamin; Philip Corner, Alison Knowles, Tomas Schmit

Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1965
Binding
Hardcover
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New York, NY: Something Else, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (6.5"x9.5"). 192pp. Beige cloth wrapped boards. Author names gilt to cover along with the four playing card suits in navy. General shelfwear. Lower spine extreme bumped. Staining to upper (.75") and lower (1.75"x2.25") corners of front board. Foxing to text block. Black and white illustrations along… Read more about this item
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Running, Falling, Flying, Floating, Crawling

by Durant, Mark Alice (editor)

Condition
Used - Near fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
202
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9870578632735
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Baltimore, MD: Saint Lucy Books, 202. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 8vo (7.25"x9.25"). 287pp. Photo-illustrated wraps. Light bumping to spine extremes. Light bump to center of top edge of front board. Text block fine. No dust jacket as issued. Black and white and color photographs throughout along with essays and poetry.
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$50.00
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The Annals of Haywood County, North Carolina. Historical, Sociological, Biographical and Genealogical. 1808-1935

by Allen, W. C.

Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1935
Binding
Hardcover
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Haywood Country, NC: Self-published, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo (6"x9"). 628pp plus errata and index. Red buckram boards. Gilt book title and author to front board and spine. General rubbing most noticeable along edges particularly the spine. 1" gouge to the top,rear spine corner. Light fraying to top and bottom of spine. Sun fading to spine… Read more about this item
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Destroy All Monsters; Geisha This. A compilation of the first six issues of Destoy All Monsters magazine 1975-1979

by Kelly, Mike; Cary Loren, Niagara, Jim Shaw

Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
Third revised edition
Published
1997
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9781881616481
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New York, NY: Distributed Art Publishers, 1997. Third revised edition. Softcover. Very good. 8vo (8.5"x11"). Unpaginated. Hot pink, purple and silver illustrated wrappers. Shelfwear. Top edge bumped at spine, corner and another small bump in roughly center edge. The spine bump has a small 1/8" tear. Square of old adhesive (1"x.75") near lower edge. Black shelfwear induced marks… Read more about this item
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The Collected Hairy Who Publications 1966-1969

by Falconer, Jim; Art Green, Gladys Nilsson, Jim Nutt, Suellen Rocha and Karl Wirsum. Dan Nader (editor)

Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First edition
Published
2015
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781880146965
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$225.00

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New York, NY: Matthew Marks Gallery, 2015. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo (8.5" x 12.5"). Photo-illustrated paper wrapped boards. Color and black and white drawings throughout. No dust jacket as issued. Boards and text block without damage or marks. A very handsome copy.
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$225.00
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The Dogs (Vintage Horrors #4)

by Mundis, Jerrold; Lawrence Block (introduction) and Cristina Bencina (artwork)

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition thus, limited
Published
2017
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781613472057
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Lakewood, CA: Centipede Press, 2017. First edition thus, limited. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo (8.75"x5.75"). 248pp. Illustrated paper-covered boards, fine endpapers, red ribbon, die-cut dust jacket. From a limited edition of 250 copies, this one numbered 120. Signed by Mundis, Block and Bencina to colophon.
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$100.00
Bats Out of Hell (Vintage Horrors #8)
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Bats Out of Hell (Vintage Horrors #8)

by Smith, Guy N.; Stephen Jones (introduction) and Ben Baldwin (artwork)

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition thus, limited
Published
2022
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781613472910
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Lakewood, CO: Centipede Press, 2022. First edition thus, limited. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo (8.75"x5.75").184pp. Illustrated paper-covered boards, fine endpapers, orange ribbon, die-cut dust jacket. Color plates. From a limited edition of 400 copies, this one numbered 6. Signed by Baldwin and Jones (Guy N. Smith facsimile signature) to colophon.
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$50.00
Rupert Brooke: A Bibliographical Note on his Works Published in Book Form,1911-1919
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Rupert Brooke: A Bibliographical Note on his Works Published in Book Form,1911-1919

by Potter, Richard Montgomery Gilchrist

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First edition, limited
Published
1923
Binding
Hardcover
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Hartford, CT: Richard Montgomery Gilchrist Potter, 1923. First edition, limited. Hardcover. Very Good+/Good. 4to (10"x8"). 28pp. 1/4 bound black cloth and pale blue paper-covered boards with pastedown title labels to upper cover and spine, topedge gilt, laid paper, in slipcover. Head spine extreme bumped, corners rubbed, covers lightly soiled and toned. A few pencil marks to title page.… Read more about this item
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All About Love: New Visions
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All About Love: New Visions

by hooks, bell

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
ARC to the first edition
Published
2000
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780688168445
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New York: William Morrow and Co./HarperCollins, 2000. ARC to the first edition. Paperback. Very Good+. 8vo (5.5"x8") 237pp. Photographic paper wraps. Light general shelfwear. Slightly soiled topedge of textblock. Signed "lovecometh--" by hooks to title page (no inscription). Signature scarce.
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$350.00
When Angels Speak of Love: Poems
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When Angels Speak of Love: Poems

by hooks, bell

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
Published
2007
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780743456098
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$275.00

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New York: Atria Books, 2007. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 12mo (7.5"x5.25"). 99pp. 1/4 bound red cloth and red paper covered boards with giltstamped title to spine. Inscribed, "Emöke! oh home where is your country--wholeheartedly," and signed by hooks to half title. Illustrated dj. not price-clipped ($16.95). Signature scarce.
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$275.00
The North Carolina Poems
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The North Carolina Poems

by Ammons, A. R. (Archibald Randolph) and Alex Albright (editor and afterword)

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
First edition
Published
1994
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780933598515
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Greenville, NC: North Carolina Wesleyan College Press, 1994. First edition. Paperback. Very Good+. 8vo (9.5"x6"). 119pp. Photographic paper wraps. Head of spine extreme bumped. Very light general shelfwear. Laid-in signed notes and postcard from Ammons & his wife to a friend (one is scotch-taped to the half title), laid-in "set list" of poems in Ammon's hand for a… Read more about this item
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Madison County Heritage, North Carolina: Vol. I and Vol. II

by The Heritage Book Committee of Madison County

Condition
Used - VG+/VG+
Edition
Third printing
Published
2000
Binding
Hardcovers
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Waynesville, NC: Don Mills Inc./County Heritage, Inc, 2000. Third printing. Hardcovers. VG+/VG+. 4tos (12"x9.5"). 258pp. +346pp. Blue buckram-covered boards with gilt-relief stamp to upper covers. Spine slants. Scuffed, soiled boards, corners rubbed. Lightly foxed textblock edges. Title page of vol1. pencilled with notes. A few underlines. B&W photos & maps throughout.
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Far From the Centers of Ambition: Confluence and Varve, two volume set in slipcase

by Brandes, Rand; Lee Ann Brown, Leslie Rindoks (editors) and Theodore "Ted" Archer Pope

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Published
2013
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780983893653
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Lorimer Press, 2013. Paperback. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo (8.32"x5.75"). Two paperbacks in illustrated paper-covered slipcase. Very light stain to slipcase face. Vol 1. inscribed to Connie Bostic and signed by Brown. Vol 2. inscribed to Bostic, "oh Connie when I first met you I knew I was lucky but not how very lucky. Much love!," signed by Pope… Read more about this item
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西漢帛畫 / xi han bó huà / Western Han Silk Paintings
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西漢帛畫 / xi han bó huà / Western Han Silk Paintings

by Cultural Relics Publishing House (editor)

Condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Published
1972
Binding
Paperback
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Beijing, China: China International Bookstore, 1972. First edition. Paperback. Very Good+/Very Good. 4to (20.5"x15.5"). 8 pp. sewn booklet +12 unbound color plates in silkscreened tri-fold slipcover. General shelfwear to slipcover: light edgewear, lightly rubbed corners, lightly rubbed covers, lightly soiled. Creased bump throughout tail corner of booklet. Text in Chinese.
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$100.00
Appalachia: The Journal of the Appalachian Mountain Club. First 13 volumes
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Appalachia: The Journal of the Appalachian Mountain Club. First 13 volumes

by Appalachian Mountain Club

Condition
Used - all VG, except for vols. 3 & 7: G+
Published
1915
Binding
Hardcovers
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Boston, Mass: A. Williams & Co./Houghton Mifflin, 1915. Hardcovers. all VG, except for vols. 3 & 7: G+. 8vos (9.25"x6.25"). Brown coated cloth-covered boards with giltstamped titles. General shelfwear to roughly all volumes: rubbed corners, edges, spine extremes. Gilt-loss to the spines of several volumes. Pen and pencil marks to some front endpapers. Endpapers cracking at hinges to… Read more about this item
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Hedda Gabler
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Hedda Gabler

by Ibsen, Henrik and Håkon Bleken (original lithographs)

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition thus
Published
1987
Binding
Hardcover
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$800.00

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Paris, France: Edouard Weiss, 1987. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Elephant Folio (30"x22"). 95pp (unbound) +8pp. (rear portfolio). 1/2 bound navy leather and blue cloth-covered solander box with black- and giltstamped titles and decoration. Cream linen interior, Cream cloth-covered inner portfolio boards with giltstamped decoration, unbound pages on cold-pressed paper (28.5"x20.75"). 17 original lithographs signed in… Read more about this item
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$800.00
Flores do Amazonas/Flowers of the Amazon
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Flores do Amazonas/Flowers of the Amazon

by Mee, Margaret (artist); Roberto Burle Marx (preface) and Richard Evans Schultes (introduction)

Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, limited
Published
1980
Binding
Hardcover
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Record, 1980. First edition, limited. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Elephant Folio (26"x19"). Dark green cloth-covered boards with giltstamped titles, covered in transparent vinyl, with matching cloth-covered slipcase. Light smudge to title page. Very light general shelfwear to slipcase. 3" tear to protective vinyl at front panel crease. 24 full page 7-color reproductions, each with… Read more about this item
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$1,200.00