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Der Reiseführer / The Guide ( signed )

by Campbell, Ramsey

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Published
1994
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New
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Limited Edition
ISBN
9783924959265
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$495.00

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Edition Phantasia, 1994. Book. New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 1st. Limited numbered Edition , Gray cloth hardcover in the slipcase , Limited to 250 copies , 108 page book with black & white illustration by J.K. Potter . This is a Bilingual book in Both English & German . Signed twice… Read more
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CHINESE COOK BOOK

by Unkowen

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Fine
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$1,100.00

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Peking , China: Y.W.C.A. Peking Book. Fine. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. c. 1920's , Hardcover in red paper boards with a black cloth spine and black letters to the boards , 41 page book . This is from the days of the early woman's movement in China The Y.W.C.A. was a quasi-religious organization that was… Read more
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A MANUAL OF YACHT & BOAT SAILING

by Dixon Kemp

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Published
1878
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$300.00

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London , UK: Horace Cox , 1878. Book. Illus. by author. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1878 , Purple cloth hardcover with gilt letters on the spine , 388 page book with six fold out illustrations on boats plus many black & white plates and specifications . Back of… Read more
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REDWOOD and LUMBERING in CALIFORNIA FORESTS

by Peter Palmquist ( Edgar Cherry )

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$450.00

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San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1985. Book. Illus. by Various Artist . Fine. Hard Cover Cloth. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st. Edition 1985 Limited edition of only 600 copies this is 174 . Hardcover in tan cloth with photo image attached to the front board , 112 page book with… Read more
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URFORMEN DER KUNST : Photographische Pflanzenbilder ( Archetypes of Art : Photographic Plant Pictures )

by Karl Blossfeldt

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$450.00

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Berlin , German : Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, 1935. Book. Very Good. Hard Cover Cloth. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. 1st. Edition , 1935, Tan linen cloth hard cover with red letters and design to the front board and spine , 11 page of German Text and 96 full page black & white photo plates. A very… Read more
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LA FONTAINE : Fables Choisies Pour Les Enfants

by M.B. De Monvel

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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$75.00

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Paris , France: Plon - Nourrit & Cie., 1900. Book. Illus. by author. Very Good. Hard Cover Cloth. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. c.1900 , Decorated cloth hardcover ( new spine ), 48 page book . Illustrated with color images of children's fable stories . Text is in French only. Condition : Very Good , with professional repairs… Read more
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NATIONAL BEAUTIES AND THEIR COSTUMES : With Explanatory Text

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Published
1875
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Fine
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$2,100.00

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New York: George Kichner & Company , 1875. Book. Fine. Hard Cover Cloth. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st. Edition , No date c.1870 , Hardcover in illustrated brown cloth with gilt front cover and spine design with gilded page edges and decorative end pages , 32 page book . Illustrated with 32 black & white albumen original… Read more
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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK : In Photogravure

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Published
1891
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$685.00

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St. Paul Minn.: F.Jay Haynes & Bro., 1891. Book. Illus. by Various Artist . Very Good. Hardcover Cloth. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. 1st Edition only printing 1891 , Brown cloth hardcover in beveled boards with black & gold letters and illustrations to the front cover only . Illustrated with 25 full page black & whit… Read more
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CAMERA & LENS : Studio - Darkroom - Equipment, Basic Photo 1

by Ansel Adams

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Published
1948
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$650.00

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New York: Morgan and Lester Publishers, 1948. Book. Illus. by Author. Fine. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1948 , Gray cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 120 page book with black & white illustrations , line drawings and photographs . This is a very… Read more
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CHANGING NEW YORK : A Book Of Photographs

by Berenice Abbott

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
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$3,500.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1939. Book. Illus. by Author. Very Good. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. 1st. Edition 1st. Printing 1939 , Light blue cloth hardcover in the dated 1/39 original dust jacket . 207 page book . With full page black & white photo illustrations by Abbott for the… Read more
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. Book. Illus. by Various Artist . Fine. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. 1st. and only Edition 1939 , Green paper hardcover with silver rivet on the front board . In the dust jacket ( scarce in DJ ) also with silver rivets on the… Read more
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FOR WHOM THE BELLS TOLLS

by Ernest Hemingway

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Published
1940
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$1,800.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's & Sons , 1940. Book. Fine. Hardcover in the Dust Jacket. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st.Edition ,1st. Printing 1940 , Hardcover in the dust jacket 471 page book . Hemingway best novel and a very good account of the Spanish Civil War . With all the points of a first edition… Read more
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A MOVEABLE FEAST : Sketches of the Author's Life in Paris in the Twenties

by Ernest Hemingway

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$450.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's & Sons , 1964. Book. Illus. by Author. Very Good. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1964 Hardcover in the dust jacket , 280 page book with black & white photo illustrations ( nine images on eight pages ). This first edition… Read more
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THE STONE WALL BOOK OF SHORT FICTIONS

by Robert Coover and Kent Dixon ( edited by)

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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$75.00

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Iowa City , Iowa: The Stone Wall Press , 1973. Book. Fine. Hard Cover Cloth. Limited Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1973 , Limited Edition of only 325 printed copies have been printed by hand . Condition : Fine with a small ding on the back cover board. .
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Julian Stanczak. Decades of Light. [SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION]

by Rudolf Arnheim; Harry Rand; Robert J. Bertholf

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Published
1990
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780922668069
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$850.00

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Buffalo , NY. : The University at Buffalo, 1990. Book. Illus. by Julian Stanczak. As New. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. Signed by Artist. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 1st. Edition only printing 1990 , Red cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 151 page book . This is the signed special edition copy of… Read more
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FAST COMPANY ( Galley Proof )

by Page , Marco ( Harry Kurnitz )

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$425.00

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New York: Dodd , Mead & Company, 1938. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. True First Edition Advance Readers Copy 1938 , Printed soft cover wraps , 264 page book . A classic mystery written by Harry Kurnitz and promoted as Dodd , Mead Prize Detective Story / $1000 Red Badge Prize… Read more
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CELEBRATION OF THE ONE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LAYING OF THE CORNER STONE OF THE CAPITOL OF THE UNITED STATES

by Editor : Duncan S. Walker

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Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$65.00

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Washington , DC: Government Printing Office , 1896. Book. Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 1st. Edition only printing 1896 , Stiff paper wraps with repaired spine , 151 page book with some black & white illustrations through out . A scarce copy from a very scarce and important ceremony on the building of the Unites States capitol building . … Read more
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FROZEN IN IRON : A Selection of Tintypes From The Peter E. Palmquist Collection

by

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Published
2001
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Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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$100.00

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California: Eureka Printing Co., 2001. Book. Illus. by Various Photographers. Fine. Soft cover. Limited Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 2001 , Limited Edition of only 300 , Stiff illustrated soft cover wraps, 217 page book . Illustrated with some of the collection of the late Peter E. Palmquist . Condition : Fine..
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The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay: A Novel

by Michael Chabon

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780679450047
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$375.00

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New York: Random House, 2000. Book. Fine. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 09/2000 , Hardcover in the dust jacket , 639 page book . This is Chabon 5th. book and a Pulitzer Prize winning book of fiction . This copy is also… Read more
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WILLIAM PETER BLATTY'S LOST SCREENPLAY COLLECTION (signed limited)

by Batty , William Peter

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Published
2018
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
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$350.00

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Baltimore , MD: Lonely Road Press, 2018. Book. New. Boxed Set. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Limited Edition and Printing 2018 , Five hardcover books in green boards with gilt lettering to the spine and slip case cover and spine .Limited first edition to 390 this is 304 and signed on the first… Read more
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