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cover of This is Ann

This is Ann

by [SEUSS, Dr (Theodore GEISEL) and Munro LEAF]

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Published
1943
Condition
In unusually fresh condition, the wrappers with slightest of toning and a few tiny spots, the staples lightly rusted
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$1,800.00

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[Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1943. In unusually fresh condition, the wrappers with slightest of toning and a few tiny spots, the staples lightly rusted. 5.25.x 4.25 inches. 32 pages. Pictorial wrappers, stapled. A SCARCE EARLY WORK BY DR. SEUSS. First edition, first inner rear wrapper variant reading "U.S. Government Printing Office: 1943 - 543637". This copy,… Read more
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cover of [World War I Sketches in France:] Champagne et Centre

[World War I Sketches in France:] Champagne et Centre

by JONAS, Lucien (1880-1947)

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Published
1916
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$650.00

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Paris: Librairie Dorbon-Ainee, 1916. Broadsheets (12 x 9 3/4 inches and smaller). 52 hand-colored lithographs on 50 sheets, each tipped to mount, bound into a cream cloth portfolio, lithograph lists of plates on inner front and back covers, original strap enclosure, with the artist's decorative titling and signature on front cover. Indistinctly numbered, one of 50 colored copies from… Read more
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cover of Fables of Aesop According to Roger L'Estrange

Fables of Aesop According to Roger L'Estrange

by CALDER, Alexander (artist); AESOP

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Published
1931
Condition
Wrapper lightly spotted and darkened along edges, chemise spine label chipped with loss of one letter.
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$500.00

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Paris: Harrison, 1931. Wrapper lightly spotted and darkened along edges, chemise spine label chipped with loss of one letter.. 8vo (10 x 7 1/2 inches). 50 reproductions of drawings by Calder. [v], 124, [3] pages. Original boards, top edges rough trimmed, others untrimmed; French-fold printed wrapper with a design by Calder on the cover; red glazed board chemise… Read more
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cover of The Tippler's Vow

The Tippler's Vow

by FAIRCHILD, Lee; Jean PALEOLOGUE

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Published
1901
Condition
Binding worn at extremities and along board edges, linings separated from backing sheets, occasional minor spotting, internally
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$3,500.00

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New York: Croscup & Sterling Company, 1901. Binding worn at extremities and along board edges, linings separated from backing sheets, occasional minor spotting, internally generally clean and fresh. Despite the wear to the binding, a very attractive book, scarcely found in this state. Folio (12.25 x 9.25 inches). Printed in red and black, text within decorative borders. Laid… Read more
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cover of Star Wars Punch-Out and Make-It Book

Star Wars Punch-Out and Make-It Book

by STAR WARS; Ib PENICK; Pagtricia WYNNE; Charlotte STAUB

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Published
1978
Condition
A fine, complete, unused copy
ISBN
9780394837840
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$125.00

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New York: Random House, 1978. A fine, complete, unused copy. 11.75 x 8.5 inches. [32] pages. Complete with all color cut outs preserved in unused pages. Stapled as issued in pictorial wrappers. The book allows readers to cut out and make: Rs-D2, C-3P0, X-Wing Plane, Landspeeder, Energy Pistol, Lightsaber, TIE Fighter, and Sandcrawler. Designed by Ib Penick, illustrated… Read more
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cover of El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha. Nueva edicion corrigida por la Real Academia Espaola

El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha. Nueva edicion corrigida por la Real Academia Espaola

by CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de

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Published
1780
Condition
Bindings with some light wear at extremities, a few areas on sides peeled, some occasional pale foxing, but generally a very wel
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$45,000.00

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Madrid: Joaquín Ibarra, 1780. Bindings with some light wear at extremities, a few areas on sides peeled, some occasional pale foxing, but generally a very well-preserved set in a contemporary Spanish binding. 4 volumes, large 4to (301 x 223 mm). Four engraved frontispieces, folding map, portrait and 31 engraved plates after A. Carnicero, J. del Castillo, J. Brunete,… Read more
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cover of Chansons de France depuis le quinzième siècle jusqu'á nos jours

Chansons de France depuis le quinzième siècle jusqu'á nos jours

by BODENHEIM, Nelly

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Published
1946
Condition
A very-good plus copy, the front cover with fading and pale tidemark at bottom, some intermittent and unobtrusive foxing
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$100.00

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Amsterdam: Mason d'editions "De Spieghel", 1946. A very-good plus copy, the front cover with fading and pale tidemark at bottom, some intermittent and unobtrusive foxing. 8vo. 43, [1] pages. Black silhouettes by Nelly Bodenheim. Original quarter black cloth, pink pictorial boards. A charming series of songs, illustrated with silhouettes. Bodenheim was born in Amsterdam where she was trained… Read more
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cover of Full and By. Being a Collection of Verses by Persons of Quality in Praise of Drinking

Full and By. Being a Collection of Verses by Persons of Quality in Praise of Drinking

by MARQUIS, Don; Christopher MORLEY; Cameron ROGERS; Edward A. WILSON

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Published
1925
Condition
Some light soiling to spine, generally in fine, bright condition. Without the slipcase
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$250.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, Page, 1925. Some light soiling to spine, generally in fine, bright condition. Without the slipcase. Folio (30 x 22.5 cm). 153, [1] pages. Original double-page color lithograph by Wilson signed in pencil (tissue guard preserved) and full-page color illustrations by Wilson throughout. Quarter vellum paper, brown boards, gilt, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. First edition,… Read more
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cover of Pillen voor Joe

Pillen voor Joe

by PONTEN, Kees van; Jan FEITH [pseud. Chris KRAS, illustrator]

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Published
1900
Condition
Some light soiling to title leaf, generally colors fresh and sheets bright
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$150.00

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Amsterdam: Cohen Zonen, 1900. Some light soiling to title leaf, generally colors fresh and sheets bright. 8vo (19 x 26 cm). [28] pages, each a full-color lithograph. Bound in plain, quarter cloth. A fine work by the caricaturist Chris Kras, critical of English involvement in the Boer War.
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cover of Neue Sammlung der merkwürdigsten Reisegeschichten, insonderheit der bewährtesten Nachrichten von den Ländern und Völkern des ganzen Erdkreises

Neue Sammlung der merkwürdigsten Reisegeschichten, insonderheit der bewährtesten Nachrichten von den Ländern und Völkern des ganzen Erdkreises

by LOEN, Johann Michael von

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Published
1749
Condition
Some wear to binding, small areas of worming along spine, light browning of text, one plate with short tear at one fold and some
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$275.00

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Frankfurt: van Dùren, 1749. Some wear to binding, small areas of worming along spine, light browning of text, one plate with short tear at one fold and some browning along another, otherwise a clean copy, the plates in generally fine condition. Volume one (of 34) only, 4to (24.5 x 20 cm). Title printed in red and black. Engraved… Read more
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cover of A Tale of Two Glimps

A Tale of Two Glimps

by BEMELMANS, Ludwig

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Published
1946
Condition
Wrapper lightly chipped, boards worn at ends of spine
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$275.00

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[New York]: Columbia Broadcasting System, 1946. Wrapper lightly chipped, boards worn at ends of spine. Oblong 4to. Original pictorial boards; original plain cream dust wrapper. FIRST EDITION, with CBS's promotional card laid-in. The two "glimps" - singular creatures whose varying perceptions (glimpses...) of their worlds provide them their name - each have a television set. One has color,… Read more
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cover of The Fables of Aesop, and Others, with Designs on Wood

The Fables of Aesop, and Others, with Designs on Wood

by BEWICK, Thomas; AESOP

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Published
1818
Condition
A very good copy, internally clean and fresh, joints restored and with some light wear to binding
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$700.00

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Newcastle: E. Walker for T. Bewick and Son, 1818. A very good copy, internally clean and fresh, joints restored and with some light wear to binding. 8vo. xxiv, 376 pages. 188 fable cuts and 136 tailpieces in text. Contemporary English polished calf, the sides and spines decorated in blind and gilt, marbled edges, by Whitehead and Sons, Leeds… Read more
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$700.00
cover of Corpus inscriptionum Latinarum: Priscae latinitatis monumenta epigraphica ad archetyporum fidem exemplis lithographis repraesentata

Corpus inscriptionum Latinarum: Priscae latinitatis monumenta epigraphica ad archetyporum fidem exemplis lithographis repraesentata

by RITSCHL, Friedrich

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Published
1862
Condition
Inkstamp on title, plate 34 separated from guard, some light wear at sheet edges, somehat shaken and leaned, but overall a clean
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$1,000.00

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Berlin: Georg Reimer, 1862. Inkstamp on title, plate 34 separated from guard, some light wear at sheet edges, somehat shaken and leaned, but overall a clean copy in original condition. Large folio (580 x 410 mm; 22.5 x 16 inches). vii, [2], [2]-127 pages. 96 lithographs mounted on guards, of which 12 double-page, and two tri-fold. Publisher's cloth-backed… Read more
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cover of Éloge de Sébire

Éloge de Sébire

by OSENAT, Pierre

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Published
1974
Condition
Minor shelfwear to slipcase, but a fine, bright copy
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$200.00

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Paris: Éditions d'Art les Heures Claires, 1974. Minor shelfwear to slipcase, but a fine, bright copy. 4to. 6 original lithographs, 2 double-page. Printed wrappers; cloth chemise; slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 186 of 250 copies.
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cover of The Granny Alphabet

The Granny Alphabet

by WALKER, Tim; Kit HESKETH-HARVEY; Lawrence MYNOTT

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Published
2013
Condition
A fine copy
ISBN
9780500544266
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$45.00

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New York: Thames & Hudson, 2013. A fine copy. Two volumes, 4to. Original pictorial boards; slipcase. FIRST EDITION.
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cover of Eloise in Paris

Eloise in Paris

by THOMPSON, Kay

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Published
1957
Condition
A very good copy in a bright jacket, price-clipped. Child's ownership name and date in year of publication on front endpaper
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$150.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1957. A very good copy in a bright jacket, price-clipped. Child's ownership name and date in year of publication on front endpaper. Folio. Illustrated by Hilary Knight. Original cloth; dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, first printing.
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cover of Estroflessione [Original Multiple in white plastic]. Accompanied by the book: Enrico Castellani Pittore

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Milan: Achille Mauri, 1968. Thermoformed plastic multiple: 11.75 x 11.75 inches; 30 x 30 cm. Some minor age darkening at the edges, generally in fine condition, without cracks or abrasions. The book: 44 pages. Text by Vincenzo Agnetti. In Italian, French, and German. Photographs by Giorgio A. Colombo, Franco Angeli, Ugo Mulas, and Uliano Lucas. Original printed wrappers. Both… Read more
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cover of Ape & Cat [and] The Madonna of the Future

Ape & Cat [and] The Madonna of the Future

by DINE, Jim (b.1935), illustrator; Henry JAMES (1843-1916)

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Published
1997
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$4,000.00

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San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1997. Introduction by Arthur Danto. 2 volumes. 8vo (12 x 9 inches) text volume containing one photogravure and a tipped-in photographic plate. 67, [1] pp. Separate accordion-folded album (16 x 12 1/2 inches) containing 18 mounted photogravure prints, all by Jim Dine. Both laid into publisher's box with lead alloy inset bas-relief sculpture of… Read more
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cover of The Temple of Flora. Twenty-eight drypoint-engravings...with Botanical notes compiled and poetry selected by Glenn Todd & Nancy Dine

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San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1984. Folio (20 1/2 x 14 inches). 28 drypoint etchings, combining engraving and drypoint, using hand and electric tools, by Jim Dine, plus an additional print on chine colle from the second state of the frontispiece (entitled "Details from Nancy's Garden"), signed by Dine, laid in separate printed folder. Original quarter green morocco, gilt-lettered… Read more
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cover of Sebastian im Traum. Eine aus Wahl

Sebastian im Traum. Eine aus Wahl

by TRAKL, Georg and Paul ZWIRCHMAYR

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Published
1972
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$100.00

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Bad Goisern: Neugebauer, 1972. Small folio (12 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches). Six full-page etchings by Zwirchmayr. Original printed wrappers. A near-fine copy, a few palest spots to preliminaries and slight edgewear to wrapper. LIMITED EDITION, number 64 of 110 copies signed by the illustrator.
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