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Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America (Limited Edition)

by James Allen (editor); Hilton Als, John Lewis, Leon F. Litwack (contributors)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2000
ISBN
9780944092699
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$350.00

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Santa Fe: Twin Palms Publishers, 2000. Limited Edition, one of 10,000 copies. Very Good Plus in a Very Good Plus dust jacket. Slight spine lean. Dust jacket is moderately rubbed.
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$350.00
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Novotny's Pain (Signed Limited Edition)

by Philip Roth

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Published
1980
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$150.00

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Los Angeles: Sylvester and Orphanos, 1980. Limited Edition, one of 330 copies (this being No. 145) signed by the author. Faintly faded spine, else Fine, with no dust jacket as issued.
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$150.00
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Zuckerman Unbound (Signed First Limited Edition)

by Philip Roth

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1981
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$150.00

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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1981. First Limited Edition, bound in full red leather with gilt lettering, rule, design and page edges. SIGNED by the author on the half-title. The second novel in Philip Roth's Zuckerman trilogy. Fine and unread, with no dust jacket as issued.
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$150.00
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The Counterlife (Signed First Edition)

by Philip Roth

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1986
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374130268
Item Price
$225.00

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New York: Farrar Straus and Giroux [FSG], 1986. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Jacket lightly toned to the extremities.
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$225.00
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On the Air (Signed Limited Edition)

by Philip Roth

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Published
1970
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$150.00

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New York: New American Review, 1970. Limited Edition, one of 1500 copies (this being copy No. 27). Although not called for, this copy additionally INSCRIBED by the author on the front wrapper: "To Burt Button / -Philip Roth." Very Good plus, in side-stitched wrappers as issued, lightly toned, with diagonal creases to the front and rear wrappers.… Read more
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$150.00
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I Married a Communist (Signed First Limited Edition)

by Philip Roth

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Published
1998
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$75.00

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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1998. First Limited Edition, bound in full brown leather with gilt lettering, rule, design and page edges. SIGNED by the author on the second blank. Fine and unread.
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$75.00
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Virtudes da Realidade (First Edition)

by Lily; Sverner Naomi Rosenblum (foreword)

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Published
1995
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$15.00

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Brazil: Grafica Editora Hamburg, 1995. First Edition. First Edition. One of 2000 copies, with text in Portuguese and English. About Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Boards very slightly bowed; jacket is lightly rubbed overall. "Virtues of Reality" (English translation) is a photo illustrated look at common Spanish and South American lifestyles. Sverner has held exhibitions of… Read more
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$15.00
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Young Tyrone (Signed Limited Edition)

by Jessica Amanda Salmonson

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Published
n.d.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Seattle: Duck's-Foot Tree Press, n.d.. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in tan wrappers (softcover), limited to 100 copies (this being No. 97). SIGNED and numbered by the author on the verso of the rear cover.
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$15.00
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Letters from Mexico (Limited Edition)

by [Kutenai Press] David Romtvedt

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1988
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780937459041
Item Price
$15.00

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Missoula, 1988. First Edition. First Edition. Fine in hand made wrappers. One of 150 numbered copies, this being No. 123. SIGNED by the author and illustrator, Pat Weyer. Beautifully printed by Emily Strayer at the Kutenai Press. (Kutenai is best known for two scarce titles by William Kittredge and A.B. Guthrie.).
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$15.00
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Born Brothers (Signed Limited Edition)

by Larry Woiwode

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1988
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374115524
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$15.00

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New York: Farrar, 1988. First Edition. First Edition. One of 250 copies (this being No. 40) SIGNED by the author. Fine and unread in black buckram in a slightly sunned, Near Fine or better paper slipcase. From the library of Bruce Kahn.
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$15.00
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Through the Black Curtain (First Edition)

by Maxine Hong Kingston

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Published
Berkeley
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Bancroft Library: University of California 1987, Berkeley. First Edition. First Edition. Spine lightly sunned, else fine in wrappers with French flaps. Number 35 in the Friends of the Library Series. Designed at printed by the Arion Press. Includes excerpts from Kingston's books, as well as commentary, a reproduction of a corrected galley sheet for China Men, and a great… Read more
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$15.00
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Vintage Guitars: The Instruments, The Players, The Music (First Edition)

by Jeffrey Peppers Rodgers (editor); Ben Harper (foreword)

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Published
2001
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$175.00

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San Anselmo, CA: String Letter Publishing, 2001. First edition. One of 300 numbered copied (this being No. 160) signed by editor Jeffrey Peppers Rodgers and publisher David A. Lusterman on a publisher's tipped in bookplate. Profusely photo-illustrated throughout in color and black-and-white. Near Fin without dust jacket as issued, in a Near Fine publisher's slipcase. Boards and… Read more
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$175.00
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Rolex Chronographen: Faszination durch Prazision [Rolex Chronograph: Fascination through Precision] (First Edition)

by Paolo; Gobbi Filippo Vinardi (photographs)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2004
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$425.00

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Munich: Callway, 2004. First Edition. First Edition, one of 1444 copies (this being No. 1193). Profusely photo-illustrated throughout in color. Also included is a separate booklet with references for identification and valuation of all Rolex chronographs for the years 1930-1990. Text of both in German. A deluxe history of the icon Rolex chronographs, showcasing over 150 individual… Read more
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$425.00
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The Chinery Collection: 150 Years of American Guitars (First Edition)

by Tony; Bacon Scott Chinery

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Published
1996
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781871547405
Item Price
$275.00

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London: Balafon Books / Outline Press, 1996. First Edition. First Edition, one of 6000 numbered copies (this being No. 2686). Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket, with a touch rubbing to the gold foil of the jacket spine. In a Near Fine publisher's slipcase.
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$275.00
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Between Midnight and Day (Limited Edition)

by Dick; Waterman Peter Guralnichk (introduction), Bonnie Rait (preface)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2004
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781886069756
Item Price
$1,350.00

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San Rafael, CA: Insight Editions, 2004. First Edition. Folio. First Edition, one of 450 copies (this being No. 250) SIGNED by the photographer and including a signed photographic print. A collection of photographs taken by Dick Waterman throughout his long association with the blues as a writer, promoter, and founder of Avalon Productions, the first booking agency… Read more
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$1,350.00
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Dualities (First Edition)

by Dorothy Norman

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1933
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$65.00

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New York: An American Place, 1933. First Edition. First Edition. Privately printed. One of 400 numbered copies, this being No. 333. Near Fine in a Very Good plus example of the scarce acetate dust wrapper. Wrapper is evenly toned (as always found), with only a small chip at the crown to note. A superb copy.
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Mannerhouse: A Play in a Prologue and Three Acts (First Limited Edition)

by Thomas Wolfe

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1948
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Harper and Brothers, 1948. First Edition. First Edition, one of 500 numbered copies (this being No. 457), housed in the publisher's slipcase. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Contemporary gift inscription on the front pastedown, covered by the dust jacket front flap. Jacket is lightly toned along the spine, front, and rear… Read more
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$75.00
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One Hundred Influential American Books Printed Before 1900 (First Edition)

by Adams, Jr., Frederick B.; John T. Winterich, Thomas H. Johnson (essays)

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Published
1947
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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New York: Grolier Club, 1947. First Edition. First Edition, one of 600 copies. Catalog of an exhibition held at The Grolier Club from April 18 through June 16, 1961. Photo-illustrated throughout with examples of the books. Very Good plus without dust jacket. Small dampstain to the bottom edge of some pages. Boards lightly soiled, with light toning… Read more
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$125.00
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The Heart is a Muscle (First Edition, 1 of 15 copies with print signed by Hal Hartley)

by Hal Hartley

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2010
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789186269234
Item Price
$750.00

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Stockholm: Libraryman, 2010. First Edition. First Edition. One of 15 unnumbered copies with a chromogenic print SIGNED by director Hal Hartley affixed to the last leaf. A collection of selected film still photographs from the noted independent filmmaker's oeuvre, beginning with his 1988 debut "The Unbelievable Truth" up to the 2011 film "Meanwhile," with stills from "Amateur"… Read more
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$750.00
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The Heart is a Muscle (First Edition, one of 300 numbered copies)

by Hal Hartley

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Published
2010
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789186269234
Item Price
$375.00

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Stockholm: Libraryman, 2010. First Edition. First Edition. One of 300 copies (this being No. 177) numbered in silver marker on the rear panel. A collection of selected film still photographs from the noted independent filmmaker's oeuvre, beginning with his 1988 debut "The Unbelievable Truth" up to the 2011 film "Meanwhile," with stills from "Amateur" (1994), "Flirt" (1995),… Read more
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$375.00