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Make Way For Ducklings.

by McCloskey, Robert.

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Published
1941
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$6,500.00

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Roy. New York: The Viking Press, 1941. Roy. 8vo, [67] pp. Letterpress text and drawings in lithographic crayon on zinc, printed throughout in brown with title page lettered in green, pictorial endpapers. Beige cloth, lettered and pictorially stamped in green. Dust-jacket printed in green and brown, $2.00 price flap unclipped. A little edge wear to dust-jacket and… Read more
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$6,500.00
image of Many Thoughts of Many Minds.

Many Thoughts of Many Minds.

by Southgate, Henry.

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Published
1863
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$2,000.00

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8vo. London: Charles Griffin, 1863. 8vo, xxxviii, (2), 682, (2, ads) pp. A handsome and very-rare example of Victorian publisher’s papier mâché binding with red-colored show-through, rebacked with off-white calf with original red calf gilt backstrip laid down. Trivial wear at extremities, a couple of unobtrusive chips and small areas of wear. Marbled endpapers, gilt edges. Very good. §… Read more
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$2,000.00
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Für die ganz Kleinen.

by Meggendorfer, L.

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Published
[1878]
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$2,750.00

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4to. Stuttgart: W. Nitzschke, [1878]. 4to, pictorial chromolithographed thick leaves comprising 26 plates of images. Original boards, modern cloth backstrip. Boards lightly soiled and edges worn, ink marks on the plain lower board, hinges reinforced, pages with a few marks and two old tape repairs. A very good copy of a great rarity. § First edition. First demonstrative picture… Read more
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$2,750.00
image of The Simple Line.

The Simple Line.

by van Sandwyk, Charles. [Heavenly Monkey].

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Published
2007
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$2,500.00

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Folio. Vancouver: Heavenly Monkey Editions, 2007. Folio, 10 pp. with 6 etchings tipped-in. Full natural linen binding with paper label on the backstrip. Frontispiece printed by the artist and mounted on Rives BFK paper. Set by hand in Centaur and printed in two colors on Arches paper. § This is number 15 of a limited edition of 50 copies… Read more
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The Hole Book. [and] The Slant Book. [and] The Rocket Book.

by Newell, Peter.

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Published
1908-10-12
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$2,950.00

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3 vols. New York: Harper, 1908-10-12. 3 vols., various paginations and illustrations, fine copies in the original cloth-backed pictorial boards, all enclosed in a handsome custom quarter morocco and silk folding box. § First edition, fine copies of these pioneer books in which the novel physical structure of the book (a hole through all the pages, a trapezoid shape)… Read more
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