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DACTYLOGRAPHISMES - [Typing]

by Etaix, Pierre

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Published
1983
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
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$45.00

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Paris: Gilbert Salachas Editeur, 1983. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 2209823006 Author had some fun writing and illustrating with a typewriter. unpaginated.
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GRUNE NACHTE UND ALLE BAUME FLUSTERN LUISE -- [Green Nights and all the Trees Whisper Luise]

by Hoppner, Berndt

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Published
1974
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) - small tear bottom of spine
ISBN
9783770107575
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$17.50

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Koln: Studio Dumont, 1974. PB. good, wraps (softcover) - small tear bottom of spine. B&W illustrations. ISBN 3770107578 Small tear at the bottom of the spine, otherwise very good. unpaginated.
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THAT'S ME ALL OVER, MABLE

by Streeter, Edward (author of "Dere Mable")

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Published
1919
Condition
good, pictorial boards (hardcover) no dustjacket - edgewear
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$8.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1919. HC. good, pictorial boards (hardcover) no dustjacket - edgewear. B&W ill. by G. William Breck. No dustjacket, wear to corner and at the top/bottom of the spine. 69pp.
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DERE BILL: MABLE'S LOVE LETTERS TO HER ROOKIE

by Summers, Florence Elizabeth

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Published
1919
Condition
good, pictorial boards (hardcover) w/lightly chipped dustjacket
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$12.50

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1919. HC. good, pictorial boards (hardcover) w/lightly chipped dustjacket. B&W ill. by Natalie Stokes. Nice decorated boards with light edgewear - lightly chipped dustjacket - uncommon with jacket - front-free endpaper has triangular cut, obviously to remove a previous owner's name. 120oo.
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LITTLE KNOWN FACTS ABOUT THE WITCHES IN OUR HAIR - REVISED AND ENLARGED

by Aurand, A. Monroe

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Published
1938
Condition
good, wraps (softcover)
Item Price
$25.00

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Harrisburg, PA: The Aurand Press, 1938. PB. good, wraps (softcover). Curious Lore About the Uses and Abuses of Hair Throughout the World in All Ages." Part of the Aurand series of booklets and pamphlets. 32pp.
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BOY WANTED" - A BOOK OF CHEERFUL COUNSEL

by Waterman, Nixon

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1915
Condition
good, light blue cloth (hardcover) some edgewear to covers
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$8.00

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Chicago, IL: Forbes and Company, 1915. HC. good, light blue cloth (hardcover) some edgewear to covers. 134pp.
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$8.00
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SURVIVAL INTO THE 21st CENTURY

by Kulvinskas, Viktoras

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Published
1976
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) COVER WEAR, SOIL TO EDGES BOOKBLOCK
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$17.00

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Wethersfield, CT: Omangod Press, 1976. PB. good, wraps (softcover) COVER WEAR, SOIL TO EDGES BOOKBLOCK. B&W illustrations. SOILING TO THE COVERS AND EDGES OF BOOK BLOCK - from use. 315pp.
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NAME IT!

by Banderly, Mark B.

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1979
Condition
very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780891041450
Item Price
$7.00

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New York: A & W Visual Library, 1979. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0891041451 A fascinating collection of pictures for you to identify. Challenging, instructive, and entertaining. Great for a group or party. 128pp.
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THE DOCUMENTS IN EVIDENCE; OR, IN LOVE WHEN A GAME OF THREE - TENTH THOUSAND

by Blossom, Henry M.

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Published
1894
Condition
very good, wraps (softcover) with original mailing envelope
Item Price
$60.00

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St. Louis, MO: Buxton & Skinner Publishers, 1894. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) with original mailing envelope. Exeptionally nice clean and tight copy WITH THE ORIGINAL MAILING ENVELOPE. A collection of 12 letters/documents between Robert Summer Howe and others weaving a tale leading to marriage. UNCOMMON in this condition, and with the original envelope (wear and chips to… Read more
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IT'S UP TO YOU: A STORY OF DOMESTIC BLISS

by McHugh, Hugh (George V. Hobart) (author of "John Henry")

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Published
1902
Condition
good, decorated boards with light wear (hardcover)
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$8.00

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New York: G. W. Dillinham Co, 1902. HC. good, decorated boards with light wear (hardcover). B&W illustrations. This copy FIFTEENTH THOUSAND and with owner's name and bookplate 121pp, ad.
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'NOTHING SO BECAME THEM...' SOME IMPROVED OBITUARIES

by Geare, Michael and Holloway, David

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Published
1986
Condition
good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780907675693
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$6.00

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London: Buchan & Enright, Publishers, 1986. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0907675697 141pp.
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THE ECONOMY OF HUMAN LIFE, TRANSLATED FROM AN INDIAN TRANSCRIPT, WRITTEN BY AN ANCIENT BRAMIN

by Dodsley, Robert (attributed to) - (written by an Ancient Bramin)

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Published
1806
Condition
good, bound in brown buckram cloth (hardcover) some foxing
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$30.00

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London: W. Gardiner, 1806. HC. good, bound in brown buckram cloth (hardcover) some foxing. B&W illustrations. 116pp.
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THE MARGINALIA OF 1931

by H. T. H., the younger; W. H. A.; and, P. K.

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Ray Boas, Bookseller
Published
1931
Condition
very good+, wraps (softcover) with original mailing envelope
Item Price
$22.50

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Philadelphia, PA: The Chilton Press, 1931. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover) with original mailing envelope.
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CELEBRITY TATTOOS Volume 1, Number 1 - PREMIERE ISSUE

by Delio, Michelle (executive editor)

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Published
1993
Condition
very good, wraps (softcover)
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Skin Art, 1993. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. 82pp.
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THE BOOK OF APHRODISIACS

by Stark, Raymond

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Published
1980
Condition
fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0812827988195
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$6.00

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New York: Stein and Day Publishers, 1980. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0812827988 195pp.
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SPHERES OF ADORNMENT

by Clarke, Pauline

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Published
1996
Condition
fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780952817901
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$40.00

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Warwickshire, UK: Piercing World, 1996. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 095281790X Takes a look at the ways present society decorates the human body in a semi or permanent way focusing on tatooing and body piercing. 152pp.
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CONTRA MUNDUM

by Kolyer, John

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Published
1996
Condition
fine, yellow cloth (hardcover)
Item Price
$40.00

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Newport Beach, CA: The Sangreal Press, 1996. HC. fine, yellow cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 100pp.
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CELEBRATE AROUND THE CALENDAR: 366 HISTORICAL ANECDOTES, AFFILIATED RECIPES AND A DAILY JOURNAL

by Macklin, Lester

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Published
2007
Condition
fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780595880393
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$7.00

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New York: iUniverse, Inc, 2007. HC. fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0595880398 "Facts to compliment youdr daily conversations, new and exciting recipes for the palate, and a handy journal to record important lifecycle events." 389pp.
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YOUR FACE IS YOUR FORTUNE

by Bryden, Dean

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Published
1928
Condition
very good, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: George Sully & Company, 1928. HC. very good, red cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. B&W illustrations. Contents include: Character Readings as Easy as A,B,C; Questions (on the various facial features); The Answers; and, Character Readings of Twelve Successful Americans. 136pp.
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COWPARADE: THE COWS COME HOME - WEST HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT -- [Cow Parade: The Cows Come Home]

by Fox, Ronald A.

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Published
2003
Condition
fine, pictorial boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9781882203345
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$6.00

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Wilmington, OH: Orange Frazer Press, 2003. HC. fine, pictorial boards (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 1882203348 CowParade, headquatered in West Hartford, Connecticut, displayed its herd of 57 spectacular cows on the streets to showcase the talents of area artists. 128pp.
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