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Green Eggs and Ham (First Edition)

by Seuss, Dr. (Theodore Geisel)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1960
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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New York: Random House, 1960. First Edition. First Edition, conforming to all points, in a second issue dust jacket with the label reading "50 Word Vocabulary" printed on the front panel. Very Good in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Contemporary gift inscription to the front endpaper. Boards lightly bowed, with light soil, and light foxing to… Read more
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$200.00
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Gleanings from the Fields of Life (First Edition)

by Baily, Florence

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1882
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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Philadelphia: Porter and Coates, 1882. First Edition. First Edition. With color illustrations by the author. Very Good in illustrated boards with gilt titles and page edges. Contemporary gift inscription to the first blank. Boards lightly soiled and rubbed, with a tide mark to the rear board. Interior pages lightly foxed.
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$125.00
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Sword and Scimetar [Scimitar]: The Romance of the Crusades (First Edition)

by Trumble, Alfred; Gustav Dore (illustrations)

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Published
1886
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$375.00

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New York: Pollard and Moss, 1886. First Edition. First Edition. With woodcut illustrations by Gustav Dore throughout. Very Good plus in illustrated boards with gilt titles and page edges. Frontispiece and tissue guard intact. Boards lightly rubbed overall, with light fraying to the extremities.
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$375.00
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New Order Blue Monday Manual Video (First Edition)

by [New Order] [Factory Records] Breer, Robert and William Wegman (designers)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1988
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,500.00

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Manchester: Factory Records, No. FAC235, 1988. First Edition. First Edition. Issued privately by The Hacienda club in Manchester to friends of the establishment, a flip-book (or "manual video") illustrated by avant-garde filmmaker and conceptualist Robert Breer and photographer Wiliam Wegman, bound such that the book slants to the left to enable easy flipping. On the front wrapper, in brightly… Read more
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$1,500.00
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Frolich's Picture Book, Containing Foolish Zoe, Mischievous John, Boasting Hector

by Frolich, L. (illustrator)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1881
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$75.00

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New York: R. Worthington, 1881. Hardcover. Good plus with a blank brown cloth-backed spine, without dust jacket as issued. Rubbing to the paper covered boards at the extremities, with light toning.
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$75.00
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New York: Perigee, Doubleday, 1985. Archive of four hand-painted paper models, 107 page layout illustrations, and various research materials related to seven "World at Your Feet" paper model books by illustrator Alan Rose, all dealing with various forms of transportation. This listing includes the page illustrations and original master model for the popular DC3 plane, which measures in at… Read more
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$6,250.00
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Types et Uniformes: L'Armee Francaise Vol I and II (First Edition)

by Richard, Jules (author); Edouard Detaille (illustrator)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1889
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$575.00

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Paris: Boussod, Valadon, and Cie, 1889. First Edition. First Edition. Half bound in red leather with gilt text to the spine. Very Good condition, with moderate overall wear, bumping to the corners of each board, and light toning.
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$575.00
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Les Jeunes Peintres Militaires (First Edition)

by Goetschy, Gustave

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1878
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$175.00

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Paris: Ludovic Baschet, 1878. First Edition. First Edition. Half bound in maroon leather with gilt lettering. Very Good plus. Rubbing and soiling overall, with moderate bruising to the edges of the front and rear boards. Chipped to the heel.
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$175.00
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La Tour D'Auvergne: Premier Grenadier de France (First Edition)

by Montorgueil, G. (Author), Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville (illustrator)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1902
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$190.00

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Paris: Combet and Cie, 1902. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good plus with no dust jacket as issued. Unbound signatures interspersed with color illustrations by classic French illustrator Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville (credited here as "Job"). Light rubbing overall, small dampstain to the bottom of the front board, and owner bookplate on the front pastedown.… Read more
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$190.00
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Allons Enfants de la Patrie (First Edition)

by Richepin, Jean

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1920
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$475.00

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Paris: Maison Alfred Mame et Fils, 1920. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good plus with no dust jacket as issued. Interspersed with color illustrations by classic French illustrator Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville (Job). Contemporary gift inscription on the front endpaper. Lightly soiled overall, owner bookplate on the front pastedown, and bump to fore-edge of front… Read more
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$475.00
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Washington: The Man of Action (First Edition)

by Hill, Frederick Trevor

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1914
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,500.00

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New York: D. Appleton, 1914. First Edition. First Edition. Color illustrations throughout by classic French illustrator Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville (Job). Very Good plus lacking dust jacket. Owner book plate on the front pastedown, slight split along hinge, and light dampstain on the rear panel.
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$1,500.00
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From Sketch Book and Diary (First Edition)

by Butler, Elizabeth

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1909
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$165.00

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London: Adam and Charles Black, 1909. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good in a Good example of the scarce dust jacket. Light foxing to the leaves and fore-edge and slight spine lean. Jacket toned and soiled overall, frayed overall, with a large tear to the spine panel.
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$165.00
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Marines and Others (First Edition, Inscribed)

by Thomason, John W.

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1929
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$200.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author: "Inscribed to Col. H. L. Roosevelt / With sincerest regards. / John Thomason / at Roosevelt / New York / 934." Good lacking dust jacket. Light toning to the page edge and for-edge.
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Aldershot: Gale and Polden Limited, 1938. Subscriber's Edition. Tipped in illustrations of the artist's work throughout. Very Good lacking dust jacket. Uniform light foxing to the pages.
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$175.00
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The Comic Military Alphabet (First Edition)

by Falls, De Witt

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1894
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1894. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good condition. Dampstain near hinge on interior leaves, tear on heel and crown, and light soil on front and rear boards. Bright illustrations.
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$125.00
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France son Histoire 1789 (First Edition)

by Montorgueil, G. (Author), Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville [Job] (illustrator)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1895
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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Paris: Librairie D' Education De La Jeunesse, 1895. First Edition. First Edition. Portfolio. Very Good plus. Unbound signatures interspersed with 40 color chromolithograph illustrations by classic French illustrator Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville (credited here as "Job"). Light dampstain to the top of the title page, light toning to the leaves, and owner bookplate on front… Read more
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$75.00
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Les Trois Couleurs (First Edition)

by Montorgueil, G. (Author), Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville [Job] (illustrator)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
N.p.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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Paris: Charavay, Martin, N.p.. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good plus with no dust jacket as issued. Unbound signatures interspersed with color illustrations by classic French illustrator Jacques Marie Gaston Onfroy de Breville (credited here as "Job"). Light dampstain along top page edge of interior leaves, light foxing to the front board, and owner bookplate on front… Read more
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$75.00
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[Der ultimate Struwwelpeter oder Horror-Geschichten und grassliche Bilder] The Ultimate Shockheaded Peter or Horrible Stories and Noisy Pictures (First Edition)

by Hoffman, Heinrich (original text); Martyn Jacques (adaptation); Ralf Alex Fichtner (illustrations)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9783932909993
Item Price
$75.00

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Berlin: Plinke, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED on the title page by Martyn Jacques, as well as fellow members of the "Brechtian Punk Caberet" band, The Tiger Lillies, Adrian Stout and Adrian Huge. An adaptation of Heinrich Hoffman's classic 1845 book of children's rhymes by Martyn Jacques, who wrote and performed the music with The Tiger… Read more
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$75.00
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Stantoons (Archive of five original erotic illustrated digests)

by Stanton, Eric

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1996
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$300.00

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New York: Eric Stanton, 1996. First Edition. First Edition. Five original issues from Eric Stanton's "Stantoons" line of illustrated erotic digests. From the estate of Andrew J. Offutt, who contributed to the magazine under the pseudonym Turk Winter. During the 1960s, Eric Stanton illustrated covers for sleaze paperbacks published by Stanley Malkin under his Satellite Publications company.… Read more
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$300.00
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Off With Their Heads (First Edition)

by Bacon, Peggy

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1934
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$95.00

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New York: Robert M. McBride, 1934. First Edition. First Edition. Slim quarto. Collects nearly fifty charcoal portraits of notable people. Very Good plus in a Very Good dust jacket. Extremities lightly bumped, spine slightly toned. Jacket extremities with moderate shelfwear, moderate fading to the jacket spine, and heavy soil.
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$95.00