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image of Design and Paper - No. 36.  King Bruce of "Typelandia".  Albert Schiller and Type Ornaments.

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NY: Marquardt & Company Incorporated, 1952. Circa 1952. Unpaginated, staple bound booklet on the type ornament of Albert Schiller. Covers age darkened, small ownership sticker, interior shows occasional spatter stain.. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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image of Design and Paper 27 - Children's Illustrator William Pene du Bois

Design and Paper 27 - Children's Illustrator William Pene du Bois

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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NY: Marquardt & Company Incorporated, 1947. Circa 1947. Unpaginated, staple bound booklet on the children's illustrator William Pene du Bois. Small ownership sticker.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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Guild of Book Workers Newsletter - 43 Issues

by Various

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Very Good
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$65.00

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New York 43 Issues of the Newsletter, dating from August 2002 to February 2013. Lacks 16 issues, but a good start on a collection of the Book Workers Newsletter, also known as GBW. Includes articles on Tips, Techniques, Marbling, Calligraphy, Codex, Book Binding, Miniature Books, and much more.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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image of The English Bible in America.  A Bibliography of Editions of the Bible & the New Testament Published in America 1777-1957

The English Bible in America. A Bibliography of Editions of the Bible & the New Testament Published in America 1777-1957

by Hills, Margaret T. [edited by]

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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New York: American Bible Society and The New York Public Library, 1961. xxxv, [3], 477pp, bound in original blue cloth, with gilt lettering still bright, binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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image of Irish Literature, Section One, Irish Authors and Their Writings - Volume X, Gaelic Authors  [Volume 10 only]

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New York: P. F. Collier & Son, 1904. XXV, [2], 3710-4126, bound in original green cloth, with blind stamped harp and decorative borders, binding and hinges tight. Includes *The Irish Drama *Folk Tales and Folk Songs *Irish Ranns *Historical Sketches *Prose *Poetry *Plays *Biographies of Ancient & Modern Celtic Writers. NO… Read more
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$22.00
image of Dictionary of Irish Writers.  Volume Three: Writers in the Irish Language

Dictionary of Irish Writers. Volume Three: Writers in the Irish Language

by Cleeve, Brian

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Published
1972
Condition
Good ++
Edition
1st Scandinavian Edition
ISBN
9780853422358
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$20.00

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Cork, Ireland: The Mercier Press, 1972. 144pp, bound in stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Age darkening to covers and pages.. 1st Scandinavian Edition. Soft Cover. Good ++. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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image of Double Elephant Press Invitation to R. Michelson Galleries to Celebrate Its First Publication - A Plague On Your House By Michael Kuch

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Northampton, MA: Double Elephant Press, 1994. Single leaf, with double fold front, opening to an illustration and invitation for an Exhibition of A Plague on Your House, August 17th to September 8th, 1994, held at R. Michelson Galleries in Northampton, Massachusetts. In a protective myalr sleeve.. First Edition. Ephemera. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paper Collectables.… Read more
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INVITATION - 50th Year of Printing - For Harold Patrick McGrath

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
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$12.00

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1991. Two leaves, Invitation reads "You are cordially invited to the anniversary celebration of H. P. M. 50 YEARS OF PRINTING. Saturday, June 8, 1991, 18 Old Goshen Road - Williamsburg, MA. Noon until whenever. RSVP - AJR (It's still a secret)". In a protective mylar sleeve.. Ephemera. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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image of Joseph Bell.  An Appreciation By An Old Friend

Joseph Bell. An Appreciation By An Old Friend

by Saxbe, Jessie M. E.

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New
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$52.00

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NY: Magico Magazine Reprint of the 1913 edition, with a new Introduction by Ely M. Liebow. 92pp, bound in red cloth, binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. . Hard Cover. New. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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image of Collecting Sherlockiana: John Bennett Shaw's Basic Holmesian Library  [LIMITED EDITION]

Collecting Sherlockiana: John Bennett Shaw's Basic Holmesian Library [LIMITED EDITION]

by Cooke, Catherine [edited by]

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Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited / First Thus
ISBN
9781902791005
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$38.00

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Cambridge, England: Rupert Books Monograph Series No. 10, 1998. Limited to 400 Copies. 60pp, with illustrations, staple bound, with stiff paper covers. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Light creasing to covers.. Limited / First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.
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Sherlock Holmes on Medicine and Science [SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION]

by Simpson, Professor Keith

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Published
1983
Condition
New
Edition
First , Limited Edition
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$250.00

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NY: Magico Magazine, 1983. With an Introduction by Isaac Asimov. LIMITED EDITION, this being #105 of 121 copies SIGNED by the Author & Isaac Asimov. xi, [3], 32pp, bound in red cloth, with the Publishers promo sheet laid-in. "Written by the world's leading forensic pathologist. A modern day Sherlock Holmes explores the master".. BOOK SIGNED… Read more
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image of Footprint of the Hound.  Catalogue of an Exhibition  [SCARCE]

Footprint of the Hound. Catalogue of an Exhibition [SCARCE]

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Toronto Public Library, 2001. Celebrating the centenary of the return of Sherlock Holmes in The Hound of Baskervilles and the 30th Anniversary of the Arthur Conan Doyle Collection. Oblong format, 31pp, [1], staple bound, in stiff paper covers. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Illustrated throughout.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" -… Read more
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image of Andrew Lang As Historian.  Being the Andrew Lang Lecture Delivered Before the University of St. Andrews 24 October 1930

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Oxford University Press, 1930. 22pp, printed on laid paper, bound in stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of The Writing of Scottish History In the Time of Andrew Lang.  Being the Andrew Lang Lecture Delivered Before the University of St. Andrews 8 February 1978 [SIGNED]

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Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press Ltd., 1978. Centre for Advanced Historical Studies, St. John's House Papers No. 1. [2], 19pp, staple bound in glossy stiff paper covers. INSCRIBED: For / BPL /from RGC / Sgd. 1978. . BOOK INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition. Soft Cover. VERY GOOD ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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image of Bravo Minski  / Advertising - The Dust Jacket in the Form of a Puzzle

Bravo Minski / Advertising - The Dust Jacket in the Form of a Puzzle

by Yorinks, Arthur / Egielski, Richard

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As New
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$15.00

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Michael Di Capua Books / Farrar, Straus and Giroux An unused puzzle of the dust jacket from the children's book "Bravo Minski", used as a form of advertising. Still in the original cellophane wrapper, with a cardboard backer. The puzzle is in As New Condition, with the cellophane starting to peel around the edges.. Puzzle. As New.… Read more
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The Gehenna Press & The Eremite Press Catalogue

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Published
1989
Condition
VERY GOOD +
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$40.00

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Searsmont, Maine: Gehenna Press, 1989. "The Gehenna Press is pleased to announce its continuation as an active private press, and to announce the establishment of its subsidiary The Eremite Press and in celebration thereof is proffering for sale a number of titles from its stock.....". Four leaves along with a Price List Effective January 1989, includes illustrations.. Ephemera. VERY… Read more
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The Gehenna Press & The Eremite Press Catalogue

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Published
1988
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Very Good
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$38.00

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Searsmont, Maine: Gehenna Press, 1988. "The Gehenna Press is pleased to announce its continuation as an active private press, and to announce the establishment of its subsidiary The Eremite Press and in celebration thereof is proffering for sale a number of titles from its stock.....". Four leaves along with a Price List Effective January 1988, includes illustrations.. Ephemera. Very… Read more
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image of The American Review on the Soviet Union.  Vol. VI, No. 1.  November, 1944

The American Review on the Soviet Union. Vol. VI, No. 1. November, 1944

by MacLeish, Archibald / Wesson, Major General C. M. / White, William C. / Moore, Harriet L. / Blumenfeld, Hans / Steiger, Andrew J.

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Published
1944
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$24.00

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NY: American Russian Institute, 1944. SAMPLE COPY, stamped to the front cover. 127pp, [5], bound in stiff, gray laid paper, with photographic plates, binding and hinges tight. Articles include *Lend-Lease Relationships *Slavic Center for The Library of Congress *OWI Outpost in Moscow *USSR and the Pacific War *Soviet City Planning *Aircraft Production Trends.… Read more
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image of Scotland in Early Christian Times.  The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology - 1879

Scotland in Early Christian Times. The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology - 1879

by Anderson, Joseph

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Published
1881
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1881. Frontis-piece with tissue guard, xiv, 262pp, [6], bound in dark green cloth, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. Light edge wear to covers.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of Scotland in Early Christian Times. (Second Series)  The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology for 1880

Scotland in Early Christian Times. (Second Series) The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology for 1880

by Anderson, Joseph

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Published
1881
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
Edition
First Edition
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Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1881. Frontis-piece with tissue guard, xvii, [1], 263pp, bound in dark green cloth, illustrated throughout. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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