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Book Collecting. A Comprehensive Guide. 1995 Edition.

by Ahearn, Allen and Patricia

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780399140495
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$15.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1995. viii.480 pgs. Fine hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, in Fine jacket, clean and unmarked, binding tight. Another timeless handbook for collectors, librarians and booksellers. With 3,500 titles, an additional 2,000 titles have been added to the previous 1989 edition. The 1978, 1986 and 1993 prices are included, as well as new sections on… Read more
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Slightly Chipped. Footnotes in Booklore.

by Lawrence and Nancy Goldstone

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780312205874
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$14.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. 215 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, first printing of first edition in pristine condition. A classic read for book lovers, sellers and collectors alike. The authors of Used and Rare continue their adventures in their quest for rare and out-of-print books, delving into ephemera such as Bram Stoker's notes for Dracula, ,… Read more
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American Book Prices Current 1997 Volume 103 The Auction Season September 1996- August 1997

by Katharine Kyes Leab, Daniel J. Leab, Marie-Luise Frings, Abigail Leab and Kathleen Thorp, Editors.

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$26.00

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Bancroft-Parkman, 1998. adv. xxii. 1100pgs. Fine condition hardcover. Clean, tight, unmarked, prisitne condition. Red cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine, endpapers depicting a book auction at Sotheby's circa 1800 by Thomas Rowlandson. Continues to be an essential reference tool for buying, selling and evaluating scarce books, serial publications, maps, autographs, prints based on hammer prices at 35 major… Read more
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The Intervals of Robert Frost. A Critical Bibliography. With an Introduction By Fulmer Mood.

by Mertins, Louis and Esther

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1947
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
No Additional Printings Stated
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$36.00

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Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1947. 91 pgs. Near Fine red cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, clean, sound, unmarked, very faint rubbing to cloth at spine corners. First edition, 1947. Frontis portrait of robert Frost and a plate showing an early manuscript version of "Neither Out Far Nor In Deep" in the poet's handwriting. Contents: Robert… Read more
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Short Title Catalogue of Eighteenth Century Printed Books in the National Library of Medicine.

by Blake, John B.

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
Later Reprint
ISBN
9781578980864
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$35.00

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Martino Publishing, 1998. 501 pgs. Fine condition tan cloth hardcover, As New, clean, crisp, unmarked. Martino Limited Reprint Edition, limited to 100 copies. List of works printed from 1701 through 1800 which are held in the History of medicine Collection of the National Library of Medicine. Approximately 25,000 items, both monographs and serials, are included which had not been recorded… Read more
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A Blake Bibliography. Annotated Lists of Works, Studies and Blakeana.

by Nurmi, Martin K. Bentlry, G.E.

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
No Additional Printings Indicated
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$35.00

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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1964. xix.393 pgs. Very Good+ hardcover in Very Good+ jacket. Clean, sound and unmarked with minimal shelfwear, light rubbing to corners of dustjacket. Laid in and included are a copy of a review of this book and a small card with several notations presumably by a reviewer. Contents divided into six main sections, separated by… Read more
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Ralph Waldo Emerson. A Descriptive Bibliography. [Pittsburgh Series in Bibliography]

by Myerson, Joel

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
No Additional Printings Indicated
ISBN
9780822934523
Item Price
$32.00

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Pittsburg: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1982. xviii.802 pgs. Fine condition hardcover, as new, clean, tight and unmarked. Includes illustrations of Emerson's first edition title and copyright pages, bindings and dust jackets. Sections: Introduction, Separate publications, Collected Editions, Miscellaneous Collections, First Book and Pamplet Appearances, First-Appearance Contributions to Magazines and Newspapers, Books Editited by Emerson, Reprinted Material in Books and Pamphlets,… Read more
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English Renaissance Prose Fiction, 1500-1660: An Annotated Bibliography of Criticism (1984-1990)

by Harner, James L.

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780816190881
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$17.00

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New York: G K Hall, 1992. xiii.185 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover, no jacket. Shallow bumping to spine edges and corners, else minimal shelf wear, internally clean and unmarked. Contents: The Author, Preface, Acknowledgments, Bibliographies [15 sources], Anthologies [2 sources], General Studies [72 sources], Authors/Translators/Titles [arranged alphabetically], Index. A continuation of the author's "English Renaissance Prose Fiction, 1500-1660: An… Read more
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Ex-Libris

by King, Ross

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Ravenroost Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780802733573
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$12.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Walker & Co, 2001. 391 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, clean and Set in Europe following the English Civil War. From the jacket: "A cryptic summons to a remote country house launches Isaac Inchbold, a London bookseller and antiquarian, on an odyssey through seventeenth-century Europe, charged with the task of restoring a magnificent library… Read more
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Eric Gill. A Bibliography.

by Gill, Evan

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing of Second (Revised) Editi
ISBN
9780906795538
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$40.00

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Winchester: St. Paul's Bibliographies, 1991. 8vo.xv. 368 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, clean, unmarked, no chips or tears. Prefaces by Steven Corey and Evan Gill. Contents: I. books, pamphlets, etc. written by Eric Gill, II. books, periodicals, etc., to which Eric Gill was a contributing author. III. books and other publications illustrated by Eric Gill containing wood engravings,… Read more
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Reading. An Essay.

by Walpole, Hugh.

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
November 1927.
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$14.00

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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1927. 12mo. 89 pgs. Very Good condition hardcover. Lavender gold-flecked boards with slight sunning of spine. Paper title piece intact. Clean and unmarked within. An essay on reading divided into chapters: Reading for Fun, Reading for Education, Reading for Love #501.. November 1927.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.… Read more
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A Bibliography of Internal Medicine : Communicable Diseases

by Bloomfield, Arthur

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Ravenroost Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing Thus
ISBN
9781578982394
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$24.00

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Mansfield Center, CT, U.S.A.: Martino Publishing, 2000. 8vo. viii. 560 pgs. As New fine condition hardcover, green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. This is a facsimile of the 1958 edition published by the University of Chicago Press. Bibliographical entries are arranged within categories of specific diseases, with an abstract of the contents for each cited publication.… Read more
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Edgar Allan Poe : A Bibliography of Criticism, 1827-1967 (Bibliographical Society Ser.)

by Cauthen, Irby B., Jr.; Dameron, Lasley J.

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Ravenroost Books
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813904986
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$40.00

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Charlottesville, VA, U.S.A.: University Press of Virginia, 1974. 8vo. xvi. 386 pgs. Near Fine condition hardcover, as unread, with a trace of external shelfwear. Red cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front board. Contents: Preface, Abbreviations, Checklist of Poe Criticism Composed in English 1827-1967, Checklist of Poe Criticism in Foreign Languages, 1827-1967, Index. #2135. ISBN 0813904986. First Edition. Cloth. Near… Read more
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