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Perth: Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1990. Softcover . Used - very good. Sq 8vo; 60pp.
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The Life and Work of Fredson Bowers

by G. Thomas Tanselle

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Published
1993
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Used - near fine
ISBN
9780188363104
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Charlottesville: The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 1993. Hardcover . Used - near fine/No Jacket. 8vo; 210pp. Second printing (2003). Superficial scuffing to covers, otherwise appears 'as new'. No dj.
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California Bibliographies

by Francis J. Weber

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Published
1991
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Used - near fine
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Los Angeles: Historical Society of Southern California, 1991. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 8vo; 58pp. One of 150 copies signed (by author, and one other...the printer?). Prelims and textblock edges foxed, otherwise 'as new'.
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Bawdy Balboa

by Judge Robert Gardner

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Published
1992
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Used - fine
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Brea: Sultana Press, 1992. Hardcover . Used - fine/Fine. sq 8vo; 147pp. Scarce and fragile dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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California Bibliographies

by Francis J. Weber

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Published
1991
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Used - very good
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Los Angeles: Historical Society of Southern California, 1991. Hardcover . Used - very good. 8vo; 58pp. Signed by author and one other (printer?), and with colored title page, one of 150 copies thus. Bookplate of Californiana collector, John Patrick Ford, front pastedown. Light foxing to textblock edges, otherwise Fine.
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by Ted Greenwald

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Published
2008
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Used - fine
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Cuneiform Press, 2008. Softcover . Used - fine. 8vo.
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Missing Men of Saturn

by Philip Latham; Schomburg, Alex (illu.)

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Published
1953
Condition
Used - near fine
Edition
First stated
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$65.00

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Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1953. First stated. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Very good plus. 8vo. A square, tight and unmarked copy. Unclipped ($2.00) dj, lightly rubbed, with 4 small chips to extremities, one reaching the publisher lettering on the spine. Stain residue to bottom of real panel, perhaps price sticker residue. Overall, a… Read more
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Wee Ann, A Story for Little Girls

by Ethel Calvert Phillips

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Published
1919
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Used - near very good
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1919. Hardcover . Used - near very good/Fair. Large 12 mo., Gift inscription, half-title. Square, tight copy with unmarked text. Partial white ring, half dollar sized, on front panel of blue cloth boards with other trivial cosmetic issues. Unclipped DJ, very scarce thus with numerous crease marks, chips to extremities. In… Read more
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Ex Libris: The Art of Bookplates

by Martin Hopkinson

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Published
2011
Condition
Used - fine
ISBN
9780300171631
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011. Softcover . Used - fine. sq 12mo; 111pp.
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A Survey of Persian Handicraft: A Pictorial Introduction to the Contemporary Folk Arts and Art Crafts of Modern Iran

by Jay Gluck and Sumi Hiramoto Gluck, eds.

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Published
1977
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Used - near fine
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$80.00

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Tehran: The Bank Melli Iran, 1977. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Very good. Square 4to. A square, tight, and clean copy. Includes large fold-out map, with owner name. Unclipped dj, mildly scuffed with tiny chips and short tears to extremities, owner initials inked on front flap. Dj protected in removable mylar.
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Achieving Our Humanity: The Idea of the Postracial Future

by Emmanuel Chukwudi Eze

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Published
2001
Condition
Used - very good
ISBN
9780415929417
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New York: Routledge, 2001. Softcover . Used - very good. 8vo; 250pp. Owner stamp on bottom edge of textblock and flyleaf.
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Adolph Levi: The Life and Times of a San Diego Pioneer

by Robert N. Levi

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Published
2004
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Used - near very good
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San Diego: self-published, 2004. Softcover . Used - near very good. Large 8vo. An unmarked copy with front cover slightly curled and 2' crease mark to upper fore-edge corner.
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Historic California in Bookplates

by Clare Ryan Talbot; Robert Ernest Cowan, Intro.

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Published
1936
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Used - near very good
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Los Angeles: Graphic Press, 1936. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 8vo; 287pp. Bookplate of Californiana collector, John Patrick Ford. Additionally, tipped in is the bookplate of the author of the Introduction, Robert Ernest Cowan (not sure if this is his copy, or if he supplied bookplates with copies of the books, or at least… Read more
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The Niagara Book: A Complete Souvenir of Niagara Falls

by Mark Twain, et al.

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Published
1893
Condition
Used - near very good
Edition
First
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Buffalo: Underhill and Nichols, 1893. First. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 18mo; 225pp. First Edition, first issue (3 line copyright, p 226 blank, no ads...BAL3437). Rebound in half-leather and green linen boards with marbeled endpapers. A square, tight and unmarked copy. Leather rubbed at joints and linen boards rubbed and mottled.… Read more
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A Comparative Survey of Anglo-American and Latin-American Law

by Phanor J. Eder

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Published
1950
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Used - very good
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New York: New York University Press, 1950. Hardcover . Used - very good/Near very good. 8vo; 257pp. A Square, tight and unmarked copy, other than a company rubber stamp on ffe. In unclipped dj which is chipped at extremities and age toned on spine. Dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Pretty Pictures: A Fable. Miniature Book.

by Tom Neal

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Published
1967
Condition
Used - fine
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Los Angeles, 1967. Hardcover . Used - fine/Near very good. Miniature Book; Miniature Book. 2 7/8 x 2. <b> Limited to 150 copies. Signed.</b> Front panel of dj with 3 short tears and a few tiny smudge marks/stains.
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The Meditation of the Sad Soul

by Abraham Bar Hayya; Geoffrey Wigoder, tr.

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Published
1969
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Used - very good
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New York: Schocken Books, 1969. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. 8vo; 148pp. Trivial rubbing and a few tiny stains to unclipped dj covers, the dj now protected in a remvoable mylar cover. A square, tight binding with unmarked contents.
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Liberator: 50th Anniversary B-24 Special Edition, 1939-1989

by Ray Wagner

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Published
1989
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Used - near fine
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San Diego: San Diego Aerospace Museum, 1989. Softcover . Used - near fine. 4to; 33pp. Superficial wear to covers and a slight 1' vertical fade band to front cover at fold. Basically looks nearly 'as new'.
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Actual Size

by Steve Jenkins

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Published
2004
Condition
Used - fine
Edition
First with '1' in number line
ISBN
9780618375943
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New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2004. First with '1' in number line. Hardcover . Used - fine/Fine. Small 4to. Unclipped dj, now protected in removable mylar.
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Historic Sites Survey York County

by Catawba Regional Planning Council

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Published
1977
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Rock Hill, 1977. Softcover . Used - very good. Large 8 vo. clean and unmarked text with unbroken binding.
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