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Complete Crumb Comics, Vol. 14
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Complete Crumb Comics, Vol. 14

By Reynolds, Eric (Editor)

Seattle, WA: Fantagraphics Books, 2008 Volume 14 The Early '80's & Weirdo Magazine. Glossy soft cover with flaps, 111 pages. Some shelf wear with light rubbing and a few pressure marks, light sunning to front. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. 2nd Edition. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$45.00

Hardy Bulbous Plants: Florilegium Harlemense

By Step, Edward (Editor)

London: Frederick Warne & Co., 1908 Descriptions and Life-Size Figures in Colours of 148 Varieties produced under the Auspices of the General Association of Bulb-Culturists of Haarlem. The Plates from Nature by A. Goossens. Green buckram with white leatherette to spine and corners, gilt titling to front and spine, gilt to top of textblock edge, marbled endpapers, sixty gorgeous plates with tissue guards, 124 pages. Some rubbing to corners and edges, the white leatherette shows foxing and general discoloration, buckram shows several spots of discoloration to front, substantial foxing to fore edge, minor foxing to bottom edge of textblock, previous owner's bookplate to first pastedown, tissue guard to last plate had been stuck to opposite page and when separated left two holes in tissue guard, the text page shows some foxing to top free corner and light brown markings where the tissue guard had been attached. The dust jacket is worn and sunned with some soiling, several open and closed tears. Due to the value and the weight of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Illus. by Goossens, A. . Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$1800.00

Dalla Husband
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Dalla Husband

By Dwyer, Maggie

Winnipeg, MB: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1991 Investigation into the art and life of Dalla Husband (1899-1943). Illustrated soft cover, bi-lingual in English and French, reproductions of Husband's paintings and drawings, 64 pages. Light shelf wear, small gift inscription inked in. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$70.00

Our Life with Mr. Gurdjieff
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Our Life with Mr. Gurdjieff

By De Hartmann, Thomas

Middlesex, England: Penguins Books Inc., 1972 This is the story of the years that the Russian composer Thomas de Hartmann and his wife spent with G.I. Gurdjieff. The de Hartmann's met him in 1917 in Russia and followed him from Petrograd to Paris, over the Caucasus, they endrued war and revolution, privations and illness, bet never wavered in their devotion to his teachings. Soft cover, black front with yellow titling, black titling to spine, 134 pages. Light age darkening, light shelf wear with light rubbing, very small crease to top free corner of back cover. Inside the book is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

It Will Live Forever: Traditional Yosemite Indian Acorn Preparation
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It Will Live Forever: Traditional Yosemite Indian Acorn Preparation

By Ortiz, Beverly R. & Julia F. Parker

Berkeley, CA: Heyday Books, 1996 Revised second edition. Julia Parker demonstrated for over 20 years the skill of preparing acorn at the Yosemite National Park in California. In this book the anthropologist Berverly Ortiz together with Parker documents the intricate and astoundignly nuanced process of making this basic and delicious food and about a way of life of considerable complexity, beauty, and integrity. Glossy illustrated soft cover, green titling to front, white titling to spine, 148 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Revised Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Santos, Raye. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Aberbrothock Illustrated
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Aberbrothock Illustrated

By Adam, John & George Hay

Arbroath, UK: T. Buncle, 1886 Aberbrothock Illustrated Being the Round O Etchings in Miniature by John Adam (Edingburgh) with Historical and Topographical Notes by George Hay. Light brown cloth with gilted blindstamped picture to front, gilt titling to spine, top of textblock edge is gilted, endpapers illustrated with a representation of the botany of the district, 86 pages of text followed by 124 miniature etchings. Some edge and shelf wear, foxing to texblock edge, foxing to textblock decreasing toward the middle of the book, much less foxing at the end of the book, school prize inscription with the year of the date rubbed out, hinges cracked but holding firm. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

Eucharistic Miracles of the World
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Eucharistic Miracles of the World

Lombard, IL: Real Presence Eucharistic Education and Adoration Association, Inc., 2009 Catalogue of the Vatica International Exhibition. The Eucharistic Miracles of the World by the Institute of St. Clement I, Pope and Matyr. In cooperation with the Pontifical Academy Cultorum Martyrum and the Real Presence Euchristic Education and Adoration Association. Glossy illustrated soft cover, white titling to front and spine, full colour illustrations throughout, 329 page. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Tracking: A Blueprint for Learning How
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Tracking: A Blueprint for Learning How

By Kearney, Jack

El Cajon, CA: Pathways Press, 1999 The author spend twenty-one years as Border Patrol Agent and became renown for his tracking skill. This book is principally about tracking people but it has been widely acclaimed by many game hunters. Soft cover, illustrated front with yellow titling, black titling to spine, black and white photographs, line drawings, 150 pages. Shelf wear with some pressure marks and rubbing, small bumps to both free corners. Inside the book is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Zeppelin
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Zeppelin

By Haugen, Tormod

Stroud, Gloucestershire, UK: Turton & Chambers, 1994 English translation by David R. Jacobs. Tormod Haugen is a Norwegian writer whose work was honoured with the Hans Andersen Award in 1990. Glossy illustrated cover, light grey titling to front and spine, black and white drawings, 128 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Pierce, David. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

Addams and Evil
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Addams and Evil

By Addams, Charles

London, UK: Methuen London Ltd, 1985 From the master of black comedy this vintage collection was first published in 1947 and offers a classic array of his famous crumbling Gothic mansions, monsters, and unexpected happenings. Illustrated soft cover, black and white cartoons throughout, unpaginated. Some shelf wear with rubbing and a light crease to front cover. Inside the book is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. Illus. by Addams, Charles. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$32.00

Advanced Tai-Chi Form Instructions
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Advanced Tai-Chi Form Instructions

By Man-Ching, Cheng [Manqing Zheng] & Douglas Wile (Translator & Editor)

Brooklyn, NY: Sweet Ch'i Press, 1985 Contains never before translated form instructions - featuring integral self-defense visualizations - from Prof. Cheng's original Chinese manuals. Essays on T'ai-chi theory, meditation, medicine, the I ching, painting and calligraphy show the scope of his contributions and the unity of his thought. Glossy soft cover with black and white illustration to front, black titling to front and spine, instructional line drawings, 162 pages. Light shelf wear, crease to front top free corner, crease to back bottom free corner, light smudging of textblock edge and a few brown spots. Inside the book is clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good +/-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$40.00

Nineteen Eighty-Four
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Nineteen Eighty-Four

By Orwell, George

Toronto, ON: S.J. Reginald Saunders and Company Limited, 1949 First Canadian issue by book club. Grey cloth, red titling to front and spine, 314 pages. Some edge and shelf wear, sunning to spine, black dot to rear board, light foxing to textblock edge, light smudge to back of half title page. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Healer
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Healer

By Hollingshead, Greg

Toronto, ON: HarperflamingoCanada, 1998 A novel of betrayal and redemption which explores the furthest reaches of human experience. Boards covered in dark red paper and black paper to spine, silver titling to spine, signed on title page, 309 pages. Dust jackets shows very light shelf wear and is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.00

King Matt the First
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King Matt the First

By Korczak, Janusz

New York, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986 Translated by Richard Lourie. Introduction by Bruno Bettelheim: "This charming story is a delight to read and is worthy of many rereadings by children and adults alike. I know of no other fable like it, in which a little boy, an absolute ruler, sets out to reform his kingdom, and by his example, so he hopes, the rest of the world." Red paper to boards, black cloth to spine, 332 pages. A minor pressure mark to top of back board. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

Great Gatsby
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Great Gatsby

By Fitzgerald, F. Scott

New York, NY: Grosset & Dunlap A vintage copy from ca. 1949. Blue tweed paper boards with black titling to spine, 218 pages. Light wear to top and bottom edge, glue spots on front paste down suggest a card pocket or a bookplate has been removed. Dust jacket shows some wear to top and bottom edges. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$120.00

Aktil\'s Rescue
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Aktil's Rescue

By Moore, Inga

Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 1982 A children's picture book. Glossy illustrated cover, blue endpapers, beautifully illustrated throughout, unpaginated. Light sunning to spine fading into front and back, light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good/-. Illus. by Moore, Inga. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

Chrysaldis
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Chrysaldis

By Wyndham, John

London: Michael Joseph, 1955 Black cloth, gilt titling to spine, 239 pages. Some age darkening to textblock. Dust jacket shows age darkening and wear to edges including some chipping to top edge and corners. Due to the value of this book, we might ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of insurance and tracking, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$195.00

First Son: Portraits By C.D. Hoy
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First Son: Portraits By C.D. Hoy

By Moosang, Faith

Vancouver, BC: Presentation House Gallery/Arsenal Pulp Press, 1999 An extraordinary collection of photographs by C.D. Hoy (1883-1973), a Chinese Canadian photographer whose startling, evocative portraits of First Nations, Chinese and Causasian subjects in small-town British Columbia, taken between 1909 and 1920, form an important historical and cultural document abouth the roots of "otherness" in Canada. Wraps attached to spine, white card cover, black endpapers, 159 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover in Wraps. Very Good/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$55.00

At the Far Reaches of Empire: The Life of Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra
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At the Far Reaches of Empire: The Life of Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra

By Tovell, Freeman M.

Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2009 Capitan de Navio Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra was the most important Spanish naval officer on the Northwest Coast in the eighteenth century. Serving from 1774 to 1794, he participated in the search for the Northwest Passage and, with George Vancouver, endeavoured to forge a diplomatic resolution to the Nootka Sound controversy between Spain and Britain. Softcover, a cluster of illustrations, 453 pages. Some shelf wear, light smudges to textblock edge. Inside the book is tight and clean. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Good+ to Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

On the Side of the Angels
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On the Side of the Angels

By Smart, Elizabeth

London, GB: Flamingo, 1995 The second volume of the Journals of Elizabeth Smart. Edited by Alice van Wart. Soft cover, yellow titling to front and spine, a cluster of black and white photographs, 133 pages. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

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