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Primer of Book Collecting

by Winterich, John

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Published
1966
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition; First Printing
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9780517239124
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New York: Bell Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0517239124 . Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good in a Clear protective cover. 3rd revised edition 1st printing, ; 8vo ; 228 pp pages .
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Benson & Hedges Presents Recipes From America's Resorts

by Lawliss, Chuck; Benson & Hedges (Firm)

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Published
1985
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New York, New York: Philip Morris Inc.. Very Good. 1985. Hardcover. Wire spiral bound. 8" X 4" : vi, 143 pages. Color illustrations. Minor corner wear. An attractive copy. Resorts represented are: Boca Raton Hotel and Club, Boca Raton, Flordia; The Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado; The Cloister, Sea Island, Georgia; Grand Hotel, Mackinac… Read more
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Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in California Libraries. Volume 1. Claremont Libraries

by Dutschke, D.J. ; C.W. Dutschke ; R.H. Rouse (Editors)

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Published
1987
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Los Angeles: University of California. Near Fine. 1987. Hardcover. Published under the auspices of the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, University of California, Los Angeles. Original dark gray cloth with silver lettering. About fine with very light wear to the corner tips and ends. Pp. xxi, 145, [32] black and white plates, 42 fig. Full… Read more
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Books, Maps, and Politics: a cultural hsitory of the Library of Congress, 1783-1861

by Ostrowski, Carl

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2004
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. Hardcover. Minute amount of edge wear o/w fine. Pp x, 261. The author shows how the growing and changing Library was influenced by, and in turn affected major intellectual, social, historical and political trends that occupied the sphere of public discourse in… Read more
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The Collected Catalogues of Dr. A. S. W. Rosenbach 1904-1951. Complete in 10 Volumes

by Rosenbach, A.S.W. (Abraham Simon Wolf)

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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New York: Arno Press in cooperation with McGraw-Hill. Very Good. 1967. Hardcover. (Complete) In ten volumes including an index by Don Ward. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. An attractive set with modestly bumped ends, and edge dust soil. Volume IIX & IX have a black mark on the spine;… Read more
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A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895)

by George Saintsbury

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Published
1909
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Very Good
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Macmillan. Very Good. 1909. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. first published in 1896, in original binding. ; 8vo ; 477 pp pages .
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American Literary Masters

by Vincent, H. Leon

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Published
1906
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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First Edition
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Houghton and Mifflin. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Copyright 1906. Previous owner's name written in ink on the end paper ; 8vo ; 518 pp pages .
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Fine Western Americana & Related Pacific Voyages: The Library of Irving Whitmore Robbins, Jr.

by PACIFIC BOOK AUCTION GALLERIES.

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Published
1996
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Fine with no dust jacket
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Pacific Book Auction Galleries. Fine with no dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. 4 color plates and several black and white illustrations. Prices realized at auction laid in. ; 8vo .
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New York: Parker Polychrome Press. Fine. 1995. Softcover. [420] pages. Illustrations many in color. 210 lots. Photo copy of the sales results laid in. The corner tip has a tiny bend otherwise FINE. Dr. Otto Schafer's collection of books formed one of the most important private libraries of the twentieth century. This is… Read more
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Playing with Books: The Art of Upcycling, Deconstructing, and Reimagining the Book

by Thompson, Jason

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2010
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Quarry Books. As New. 2010. Softcover. New. 152 pages. Fully and beautifully illustrated. Publishers Blurb. The content encompasses a wide range of techniques and step-by-step projects that deconstruct and rebuild books and their parts into unique, upcycled objects. The book combines in equal measure bookbinding, woodworking, paper crafting, origami, and textile and decorative arts techniques,… Read more
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Decorative Paper Crafts: Block print, stencil, marbelize, and fold and dye.

by Frank, Vivien

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Published
1993
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New York: Henry Holt & Company. As New. 1993. Softcover. 96 pages. Fully illustrated. As new. From the back. 12 easty-to-make projects with more than 100 step-by-step color illustrations. Writing Paper and Greeting Cards; Notelet Case; Gift Bags; Box Cover; Wastpaper Container; Lampshades; Picture Mount; Picture Frame; Blotter and Letter HOlder; Letter Portfolio; Photograph Album… Read more
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Altered: Art Projects

by Haglund, Jill

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Published
2008
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As New
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First Edition
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Tweety Jill Publications.. As New. 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Page 112. Fully illusrated. Light edge wear else as new. Publishers blurb: The term “altered art” conjures up different visions and ideas for every individual. Artists seem to be especially adept at finding their own characteristic meaning for anything they choose to give this name. Altered art… Read more
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Book Arts: Beautiful Bindings for Handmade Books

by Seckler, Mary Kaye

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2004
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Design Originals. Near Fine. 2004. Softcover. 51 pages. Fully illustrated. People have been making books for centuries using a handful of traditional binding techniques. Mary Kaye Seckler's work combines these time-honored book making traditions with today's materials and tools to create a look that's fresh and new. Handcrafted books are made in many shapes and… Read more
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Altered Books Workshop

by Brazelton, Bev

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2004
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North Light Books. As New. 2004. Softcover. As New. Soft Cover. 128 pages. Full of illustrations and diagrams. "Brazelton applies collage and decorating techniques used in such nouveau arts as journaling and scrapbooking to transform unappreciated hard covers into display pieces. Included are the usual tools and materials, from painting to rubber-stamping, along with instructions… Read more
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Art Making Collections, and Obsessions: An intimate Exploration of the Mixed-Media Work and Collections of 35 Artists

by Perrella, Lynne

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2010
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Quarry Books. As New. 2010. Softcover. 160 pages. Fully illustrated. Publishers blurb: This large format, full-color, inspirational book, now in paperback, is about how artists use their collections to make artwork. The gallery-style format allows readers to see what artists collect, and the resulting spectacular artwork they make from it. The book features the collections… Read more
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Design Originals. As New. 2003. Softcover. 52 pages. Fully illustrated. Gift quality. Publishers blurb: This advanced book skips the beginning techniques and goes straight to the basics of paper engineering. You will learn advanced techniques such as how to make pop-ups, parallel folds, fiber tents, stacked windows, pull tabs, suspended images, spinners, stucco doors,… Read more
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THE STORY OF FREDERIC W. GOUDY

by Beilenson, Peter

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Published
1965
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New York: Peter Pauper Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1965. Hardcover. Peter Pauper Press, Mount Vernon, New York, 1965. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Illustrated (illustrator). Frederic W. Goudy was an American printer, artist and type designer whose typefaces include Copperplate Gothic, Goudy Old Style and Kennerley. This is a clean, tight, unmarked… Read more
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The Literature of Bookbinding (The Book: Number Two)

by Hobson, A.R.A.

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Published
1954
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London: Blue Ribbon Books. Very Good. 1954. softcover. Original decorated paper wraps. 15, [1] pp. Light tone along the edges; small nick on the lower edge. A selection, with a brief description, of historically significant works in the field of bookbinding. "As a historian of books (Hobson) saw, beyond the bindings that he knew so well,… Read more
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The Helmet of Navarre

by Runkle, Bertha

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Published
1901
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Century Co.. Near Fine. 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. x, [4] 3-470 pp. 12 plates including the frontis. An exceptionally handsome example of period binding. Brighht, navy cloth with silver decoration and gilt lettering; straight copy, clean with minor wear on the ends and a small hole on the spine strip. … Read more
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Sharing Literature With Children: A Thematic Anthology

by Butler, Francelia

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Published
1977
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First Edition
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New York & London: Longman. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Wonderful color dust jacket by Maurice Sendak even with some surface damage and short closed tear, remains attractive. Now in clear archival cover. The green cloth covered board has a small stain on the spines tail and lightly worn edges. xx… Read more
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