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Tales Told of Shem and Shaun Three Fragments from Work in Progress

by Joyce, James

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Published
1929
Condition
Orig. printed stiff wrappers. Fine in original glassine nicked with some minor loss
Edition
First edition
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$3,250.00

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Paris: Black Sun Press, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. printed stiff wrappers. Fine in original glassine nicked with some minor loss. Brancusi, Constantin. 55 pages. 21 x 17 cm. Limited edition, copy 325 of 500 on Holland Van Gelder Zonen. Preface by C.K. Ogden. Portrait of the author by C. Brancusi. Title printed in red and black: The… Read more
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The Grapes Of Wrath

by Steinbeck, John

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Published
1939
Condition
Orig. illustrated beige cloth. Near fine in very good dust wrapper
Edition
First edition
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$3,350.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. illustrated beige cloth. Near fine in very good dust wrapper. 619 pages. 21 x14 cm. With dust wrapper noting "First Edition," and noting the $2.75 price at publication. Dust wrapper designed by Elmer Hader. Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winning classic. Perhaps the most influential, and best remembered book to come out… Read more
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On Conciliation With The Colonies and Other Papers on the American Revolution; Edited by Peter J. Stanlis

by Burke, Edmund

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Published
1975
Condition
Patterned multicolored cloth in Colonial pattern, leather spine label printed in gilt. Fine in fine brown slipcase
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$95.00

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Lunenburg: Limited Editions Club, 1975. Hardcover. Patterned multicolored cloth in Colonial pattern, leather spine label printed in gilt. Fine in fine brown slipcase. Ward, Lynd. 328 pages. 26 x 16 cm. Illustrated by Lynd Ward, two color wood engravings, twelve full pages, six roundels and eight scutiform tailpiece decorations. Printed at the Stinehour Press. Limited edition, copy 1267… Read more
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The Battle Of Waterloo a Romantic Narrative; with an Introduction by Drew Middleton Military Correspondent of The New York Times, and an Epilogue, The Waterloo Dispatch, by Reginald Colby

by Hugo, Victor (from Les Miserables)

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Published
1977
Condition
Olive green cowhide spine lettered in gilt, cover in French hand-made marbled paper. Teg. Fine in fine olive cloth slipcase
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$90.00

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Westport: Limited Editions Club, 1977. Hardcover. Olive green cowhide spine lettered in gilt, cover in French hand-made marbled paper. Teg. Fine in fine olive cloth slipcase. Deouard Detaille. 120 French leaved pages. 27.5 x 21.5 cm. Illustrations are reproduced from engravings by Edouard Detaille, printed at Meriden Gravure Company. Limited edition, copy 1267 of 1600. Laid-in the LEC… Read more
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$90.00
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Micromegas Histoire Philosophique

by Voltaire, Francois Marie Arouet de

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Published
1923
Condition
Orig. full two-toned brown leather, covers decorated in blind, backstrip lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers. Teg. Fine
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$875.00

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Paris: Rene Kieffer, 1923. leather_bound. Orig. full two-toned brown leather, covers decorated in blind, backstrip lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers. Teg. Fine. 54 pages. 24 x 19 cm. Limited edition, copy 95 of 500 on velin la forme with 45 vignettes in pochoir by Joseph Hemard. An exquisite copy bound by Kieffer with his label on verso of… Read more
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$875.00
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Letters From The Battle-Fields Of Paraguay

by Burton, Richard Francis

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Published
1870
Condition
Orig. navy cloth decorated in blind. Very good
Edition
First edition
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$695.00

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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1870. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. navy cloth decorated in blind. Very good. 491 pages. 23 x 15 cm. Frontispiece, additional pictorial title and fold out map (repaired at fold) of Paraguay. According to Burton's introduction he made two visits to the war zone, in 1868 and the following year. Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay were pitted… Read more
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The Comic Almanack: An Ephemeris In Jest And Earnest Containing "All Things Fitting For Such A Work." By Ricdum Funnidos, Gent. 1835-1853

by Cruikshank, George

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Published
1853
Condition
Housed in custom slotted board box with lid. Very good
Edition
First edition
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$1,750.00

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London: Charles Tilt / Tilt & Bogue / David Bogue, 1853. First edition. Hardcover. Housed in custom slotted board box with lid. Very good. Cruikshank, George. In the original parts. 17 x 11 cm., and 14 x 9 cm (1848-1849). 195 etched plates by Cruikshank, plus five fold-out plates, four in color. Thackeray contributed to the 1839-1840 issues.… Read more
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$1,750.00
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The Mezzotints And Aquatints Of Sir Frank Short, R.A., P.P.R.E.

by Hardie, Martin

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Published
1939
Condition
Orig. gray cloth in issued albeit slightly nicked glassine dust wrapper. Fine
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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London: Print Collectors' Club, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. gray cloth in issued albeit slightly nicked glassine dust wrapper. Fine. 75 pages. 25 x 18 cm. Sixteen collotype plates, two per plate. 169 entries. Limited edition, copy 126 of 300. General Index. to Vols. I-III, this being title being Vol.II.
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Ecce Homo

by Grosz, George

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Published
1923
Condition
Orig. printed wrappers. Fine in fine in fine clam shell box with front cover paper label
Edition
First edition
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$4,750.00

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Berlin: Malik-Verlag, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. printed wrappers. Fine in fine in fine clam shell box with front cover paper label. 35.5 x 26.5 cm. Unpaginated. Title printed in red, verso plate list, list of aquarelles, followed by 100 plates, including the 16 color plates. This edition being "Ausgabe C." A fierce attack on the morality… Read more
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Houses and Bungalows

by Park, June

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Published
1958
Condition
Orig. crimson cloth. Near fine
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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London: B. T. Batsford, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. crimson cloth. Near fine. 191 pages. 25 x 19.5 cm. Photographs and plans to scale -- 149 in total, Contemporary design of the mid-century in England, USA, and Europe. Glossary. Index. Owner inscription.
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The Kingdom of The Pearl by Leonard Rosenthal

by Dulac, Edmund [Illustrator]

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Published
1925
Condition
Orig. half white cloth and decorated gray boards. Teg. Very good in nicked dust wrapper
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$875.00

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New York: Brentano's, 1925. Hardcover. Orig. half white cloth and decorated gray boards. Teg. Very good in nicked dust wrapper. 151 pages. 29 x 24 cm. Ten full-color, tipped-in, full-page illustrations mounted on white art paper, framed with tin and wider grey-green lines, covered with tissue guards printed at top with black letterpress. Limited edition, copy 451 of… Read more
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$875.00
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Derriere Le Miroir. Nos. 20-21, May 1949

by Arp & Leger

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Published
1949
Condition
Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Very good
Edition
First edition
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$200.00

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Paris: Pierre A Feu, 1949. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Very good. 16 pages. Folio, 38 x 28 cm. Front cover color lithographs by Fernand Leger and a double-paged one by him, plus three original color lithographs by Jean Arp. Commentary in French by Michel Seuphor, Jean Cassou and Henri Laugier. Tiny nick to lower… Read more
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Frank Lloyd Wright An Autobiography

by Wright, Frank Lloyd

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Published
1943
Condition
Orig. decorated brick cloth. Very good
Edition
Second edition
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$450.00

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1943. Second edition. Hardcover. Orig. decorated brick cloth. Very good. Wright, Frank Lloyd. 561 pages. Square 4to, 22 x 22 cm. Illustrations within the text, and a series of family photographs after the text. KARPEL B1338. "First edition of a classic in the literature of American architecture. The… Read more
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$450.00
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Humoristiche Blatter IV. Band

by Meggendorfer, Lothar

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Published
1891
Condition
Orig. flexible stiff cream wrappers, illustrated and decorated in colors. Near fine
Edition
First edition
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$290.00

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Esslingen bei Suttgart: J.F. Schreiber, 1891. First edition. Stiff Boards. Orig. flexible stiff cream wrappers, illustrated and decorated in colors. Near fine. 104 pages. 29 x 21 cm. Satiric and humorous hand colored and monochrome wood-cuts, This publication published in 57 issues starting 1888, Meggedorfer being influential in content and appearance, some stories in pictorial form a la… Read more
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Cahier de Georges Braque 1917-1955 (1947-1955)

by Braque, Georges

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Published
1955
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Orig. boards with illustrated wrapper in three colors. Near fine
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$110.00

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Paris: Maeght, 1955. Hardcover. Orig. boards with illustrated wrapper in three colors. Near fine. Braque, Georges. 117 pages. 31 x 23 cm. More than 100 pen and ink illustrations in black and white by Georges Braque, together with text by him. This is the expanded edition which contains the separate supplement of sketches and drawings for the years… Read more
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$110.00
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The Club; In A Dialogue Between Father And Son. In Vino Veritas

by Puckle, James

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Published
1817
Condition
Full maroon morocco.Aeg. Very good
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$700.00

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London: Longman, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1817. leather_bound. Full maroon morocco.Aeg. Very good. 96 pages. 26.5 x 19 cm. First published 1711. Limited ediiton, Large Paper Copy [Imperial Edition], one of 200. With three ALS laid-in -- two from James Rimell & Son Ltd, a London Bookseller to Edgar H. Wells, rare book dealer in New York from… Read more
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$700.00
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A History of English Wallpaper 1509-1914

by Sugden, Alan Victor & John Ludlam Edmondson

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Published
1925
Condition
Orig. blue cloth, front cover decorated and lettered in gilt. Teg. Very good.
Edition
First edition
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$195.00

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London: B.T. Batsord, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. blue cloth, front cover decorated and lettered in gilt. Teg. Very good.. 281 pages. Folio, 34 x 27 cm. 70 tipped-in plates in color and 190 illustrations in half-tone. List of Illustrations. Extensive Index. Standard work on the subject. First and last few leaves slightly toned, backstrip sunned, modest extremity… Read more
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History Of The Irish Rebellion in 1798; With Memoirs Of The Union And Emmet's Insurrection In 1803 by William Hamilton Maxwell

by Cruikshank, George [Illustrator]

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Published
1845
Condition
Three quarter navy calf and marbled boards. Very good
Edition
First edition
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$255.00

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London: Bailey, Brothers, 1845. First edition. Hardcover. Three quarter navy calf and marbled boards. Very good. 477 pages, 21.5 x 14 cm. COHN 541. "Twenty-seven plates, of which twenty-one are by George Cruikshank. The remaining six are portraits." The latter engraved portraits are chiefly by P. Lightfoot. Originally issued in fifteen parts in twelve. Toning to a few… Read more
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New Travels Into The Interior Parts Of Africa, By The Way Of The Cape Of Good Hope, In The Years 1783, 84 and 85

by Le Vaillant, Francois

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Published
1796
Condition
Contemporary full brown calf, rebacked in antique style, armorial gilt escutcheons front and back covers, raised bands, gilt dec
Edition
First English edition
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$1,900.00

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London: G.G. and J. Robinson, 1796. First English edition. leather_bound. Contemporary full brown calf, rebacked in antique style, armorial gilt escutcheons front and back covers, raised bands, gilt decorated spine panels, marbled endpapers with matching edges. 3 vols. Near fine.. 288, 383 and 488 pages. 22 x 14 cm. Large folding map, 22 engraved plates, five folding. Le… Read more
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Le Citta Venete Di Terraferma nelle vedute del Settecento

by Calabi, Donatella (Introduction)

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Published
1990
Condition
Orig. brown morocco and spine and thick brown boards. Teg. Fine in fine matching slipcase.
Edition
First printing
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$250.00

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Milan: Il Polifilo, 1990. First printing. Hardcover. Orig. brown morocco and spine and thick brown boards. Teg. Fine in fine matching slipcase.. 184 pages. Folio, 36 x 26 cm. Four page Abstract in English. 23 double-page or fold-out plates depicting views and plans of towns and cities in 18th century Italy of which, it appears that Verona held… Read more
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