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Murder Ink; The Mystery Reader's Companion

by Winn,, Dilys

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$27.50

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Workman Publishing, New York, 1977. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Red hardcover oversized book with black lettering. Indexed. Chapters such as: The mystery history, mystery critic, mystery bookcase, oerpretators, bloodhounds, private eyes and spies.and more. Shows some use with "bumped" corners - no underlining or highlighting that I found - just not a crisp, fresh… Read more
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Shakespeare and Company

by Beach, Sylvia

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
Item Price
$50.00

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Harcourt Brace, New York, 1959. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Classic book on bookstores. This one in England gives the inside story of the authors who visited and wrote there, and became the center of the literary movement of the century. Size: 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; . Text body is clean, and free from previous… Read more
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS OF MARK TWAIN

by Johnson, Merle

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Published
1910
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$75.00

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Harper and Brothers, Conn, 1910. First Edition. . Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. A list of first editions in book form and of first printings in periodicals and occasional publications of his varied literary activities. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION #69 Size: 8vo (8-9 inches tall). 204 pp. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation,… Read more
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$75.00
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Standard Price Guide to U.S. Scouting Collectibles

by Cuhaj,, George S

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Edition.
ISBN
9780873419536
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$22.00

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Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, 2001. Second Edition. . Soft cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. Over 11,000 listings. 1,250 items photographed, including 175 in color. Size: Sm 4to (9-11 inches tall). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing.… Read more
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Poul Anderson Inscribed Photo

by Anderson, Poul

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, first printing.
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$40.00

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Self Published No date. First Edition, first printing. . Soft cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Ephemera B&W photo to: Keith Bell - Poul Anderson. Size: Sm 4to (9-11 inches tall). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All… Read more
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The National Archives Of The United States

by Viola,, Herman J

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, first printing.
ISBN
9780810913677
Item Price
$25.00

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Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1987. First Edition, first printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Size: 4to (11-13 inches tall). 287 pp. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. D.J. has some minor shelfwear but overall clean and very attractive. In protective mylar now.… Read more
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AUSTRALIAN COLLECTION Australia's Greatest Books

by Dutton, Geoffrey

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, first printing.
ISBN
9780207149610
Item Price
$60.00

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Angus & Robertson Pub., London/Augstralia, 1985. First Edition, first printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Greatest Books from 1880s to the 1980s. Size: Folio13-23 inches tall. 406 pp. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in… Read more
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BERNARD SHAW'S NOVELS Portraits of the Artist As Man and Superman

by Dietrich, Richard Farr

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780813014265
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$17.50

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Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida,, 1996. First Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 0813014263 Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 199 pages; Bibliography, Notes and Index. Summaries of the plots and exploration of the characters. A good book to read even before you read his fiction. D. J. In mylar… Read more
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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EPHEMERA a guide to the fragmentary documents of everyday life for the collector, curator, and historian

by Maurice Rickards; edited and Completed by Michael Twyman, with The Assistance Of Sally De Beaumont and Amoret Tanner

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780415926485
Item Price
$100.00

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Routledge, New York, 2000. First Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to 11" - 13" tall; 402 pages ISBN: 0415926483. ISBN/EAN: 9780415926485. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8203.
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CHANGING PERCEPTIONS Mapping the Shape of Florida 1502-1982

by Fitzgerald, Joseph H.

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$22.50

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Florida Historical Association, 1984. First Edition. . Stapled wraps. Very Good. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 110 pages; A special exhibition at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Spetember 22-November 18, 1984. Along with the map descriptions and images, there are articles about collecting old maps, map abbreviations and terms, map printing methods, the paper, the language… Read more
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REMEMBERING ERNEST HEMINGWAY

by Plath, James; Simons, Frank

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Old Bag Lady Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition. 1st Printing
ISBN
9780964173569
Item Price
$18.50

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Ketch & Yawl Press., Key West, Florida, U. S. A, 1999. First Edition. 1st Printing. Soft cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by All Authors; Forward by Lorian Hemingway. Signed on title page by both authors under their typed names. "Autographed Copy" sticker on front cover. ISBN: 0964173565. ISBN/EAN: 9780964173569. Pictures of… Read more
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JOURNALS: 1952-2000

by Schlesinger Jr. , Arthur M.

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Published
2007
Condition
VG+/NF
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781594201424
Item Price
$12.00

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Penguin Press, 2007. First Edition. . Hardcover. VG+/NF. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 894 pages; Edited by his 2 oldest sons, Schlesinger's journals show the inside life of a political and social man of letters. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781594201424. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7920.
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OUTWITTING HISTORY: THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF A MAN WHO RESCUED A MILLION YIDDISH BOOKS

by Lansky, Aaron

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Old Bag Lady Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781565124295
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$12.00

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Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, N.C., 2004. First Edition. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 316 pages; Includes notes by author at end of story. ISBN: 1565124294. ISBN/EAN: 9781565124295. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7918.
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THE TROLLOPES The Chronicles of a Writing Family

by Stebbins, Lucy Poate and Stebbins, Richard Poate

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$14.00

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Columbia University Press, 1945 B & W Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 394 pages; family photos. This well researched biography traces the lives of Anthony Trollope, Thomas Adolphus Trollope, Frances Trollope, and Bice and Theodosia Trollope. Fold out Trollope family tree is present. Indexed. Grey cloth with blue lettering on the spine. In the introduction, the relationship of Theodosia… Read more
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POSTERS Identification and Price Guide

by Fusco, Tony

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition; First Printing.
ISBN
9780380770106
Item Price
$13.50

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Avon Books (P), 1994. Second Edition; First Printing. . Soft cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Photographs; Confident Collector; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 548 pages; Over 100 Years of American and European Posters from Sports and Cinema to World Wars, World's Fairs and more, according to the text on the illustrated cover. Size: Sm 4to (9-11 inches tall).… Read more
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image of THE DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION OF L. FRANK BAUM AND RELATED OZIANA, Including W. W. Denslow, Formed by Justin Schiller (Auction Sale Number 1118).

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Swann Galleries, Inc., 1978 B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages; Pictorial wraps, 493 lots, illustrated, bibliography, index, errata laid in. A must have for the Oz collector or specialist. A small ink mark on front cover next to Baum's picture (not on it). I found no handwriting or personal notes inside the catalog. Pictures of this… Read more
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$95.00
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LIBRARY CATALOGUE OF THE INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN GENEALOGY

by The Institute Of American Genealogy

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
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$33.75

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The Institute of American Genealogy, Chicago Ill N.D.. First Edition. . Soft cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pages; An alpha list of books for loan from the library, some are "Starred" indicating that they are so popular that they cannot be circulated. Bright orange covers with black text. No highlighting, no underlining,… Read more
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DEDICATIONS An Anthology of the Forms Used from the Earliest Days of Book-Making to the Present Time

by Brown, Mary Elizabeth, compiler

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint; First Printing.
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$19.50

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Burt Franklin N.D.. Reprint; First Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 470 pages; Number 55 in the Burt Franklin Bibliography and Reference series. Green cloth covers with gold gilt lettering on spine. Just the lightest of scrapes. Indexed. Solid, tight binding with clean interior. Pictures of this item not already displayed… Read more
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THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN BOOKSHELF 50 Must Reads from Before the Civil War Through Today

by Mason, Clifford

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780806522043
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$19.00

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Citadel, 2003. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; From d. J. "The African-American Bookshelf provides a deep and telling commentary on each work's exalted place in our history. .explores the impact each has had on our culture, while explaining how it rose above other stellar works to be selected for this… Read more
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AN ODYSSEY IN PRINT Adventures in the Smithsonian Libraries

by Thomas, Mary Augusta

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Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing.
ISBN
9781588340368
Item Price
$14.50

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Smithsonian, 2002. First Edition; Second Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Color and B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 178 pages ISBN: 1588340368. ISBN/EAN: 9781588340368. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7729.
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