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Electroplating (book no 'N561' in series)

by J. V. Alfriend, Jr.

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Scranton: International Textbook Company, 1935. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 12mo; 82pp. Black pebbled leatherette covers. Trivial edgewear. A square, tight and unmarked copy.
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The Romance of Tristan and Iseult: Drawn from the Best French Sources and Re-Told by J. Bedier

by J. Bedier; H. Belloc, translator; Engels, Robert (illu.)

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Lon: George Allen, 1903. Limited. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 4to. Copy no. 70 of 300. Half vellum over light blue cloth-covered boards. Some leaves a bit proud, 3 pgs with stain marks in margin, not affecting text. Text and illustrations clean, without foxing. Vellum foxed/stained. 1/2' triangular gouge to bottom front panel, other small chips/scuffs to bottom edge.
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I'll Tell You a Tale

by J. Frank Dobie; Isabel Gaddis, ed.

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First
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1960. First. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Near fine. 8vo; 362pp. First Edition stated. In price-clipped dj, now protected in a remvoable mylar cover. Book and jacket with trivial rubbing.
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Western Pacific Pictorial

by John J Ryczkowski

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780935250015
ISBN 10
0935250018
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Sparks: Steel Rails West Publishing, January 1979. Hardcover . Used - very good. first printing stated. 8vo ( 8-7/8 x 11-7/8). Fine, smooth, orange boards in VG, unclipped, lightly worn DJ, with small chips, short tears, creases, and rubbing to extremities.
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The Search For Seismosaurus, The World's Longest Dinosaur
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The Search For Seismosaurus, The World's Longest Dinosaur

by J. Lynett Gillette; Hallett, Mark (illu.)

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First stated with '1' in number line
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780803713581
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0803713584
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New York: Dial, 1994. First stated with '1' in number line. Hardcover . Used - fine/Near fine. 4to. Inscribed by author and dated 11/17/95. Very faint scuff marks to rear cover. Unclipped dj, now protected in removable mylar.
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A Selected Catalog of Books from the Library of Don Cameron Allen: Mandeville Department of Special Collections, University of California, San Diego

by J.M. Edelstein, ed.

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University Library/UCSD, 1968. Softcover . Used - near very good. 4to; 41pp. Other than the edges of the covers being bug eaten this copy is VG (no spine crese, unmarked text).
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Letters From Father Christmas

by J. R. R. Tolkien; Tolkien, Bailey, ed.

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First thus
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New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995. First thus. Hardcover . Used - near fine. Oblong 18mo. First Edition with '1' in the no. line. All letters present, the black envelope with a tiny crease mark in the lower corner. Now protected in removable mylar.
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Illustrated Guide to the Botanic Gardens, Buitenzorg

by J. J. Smith; Huijsmans, J. W. (illu.)

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circa 1910. Softcover . Used - good. oblong 12mo; 64pp. Foldout map of gardens at end of text. Corners of textblock bumped and chipped, decorative covers moderately worn. Numerous B&W photographs.
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The Beat Scene

by Jack Kerouac et al., Elias Wilentz, intro.; McDarrah, Fred, photographs (illu.)

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New York: Corinth Books, 1960. Softcover . Used - good. Small 8vo. With name plate of actor Stacy Keach, Jr. on verso of front cover. Book price on back cover scratched out in ink. Spine folds heavily rubbed. Front cover with numerous crease marks. Still, a square copy with clean text and with an iconic photo of Kerouac reading on the front cover and the Stacy Keach association.
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Vandals of the Void

by Jack Vance; Schomburg, Alex (illu.)

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Used - near fine
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First stated
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1953. First stated. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Near very good. 8vo. A square, tight copy with unmarked text. Unclipped ($2.00) dj also has inked price of $2.00 on flap. Front panel of dj with long, closed tear, extremities chipped, with 1' triangular chip to upper front panel near gutter (taking out most of the 'V' in Vandals). Still a bright cover illustration, with dj now protected in removable mylar.
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History of the Town of Elma, Erie County, N. Y., 1620 to 1901

by Warren Jackman

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Used - fine
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Hardcover
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Elma: The Elma Press, 1984. Hardcover . Used - fine. sm 8vo; 331pp., foldout street map. Reprint of the 1902 edition.
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Lost Wax Bronze Casting, A Photographic Essay on this Antique and venerable Art
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Lost Wax Bronze Casting, A Photographic Essay on this Antique and venerable Art

by Harry Jackson

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780873580939
ISBN 10
0873580931
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Flagstaff: Northland Press, 1972. Hardcover . Used - very good. Large 8vo; <b>Author's copy from the limited edition with a long inscription from Jackson to Northland Press publisher Paul Weaver</b>, 'This book waited nearly two years on the desks of 'big' publishers while they tried to win a horse race without risk on the benefit of a human hand and heart and guts-then thank god, you old bastard-I met a man who just reached in and grabbed the concept from horns to ass-hole the moment he figured he wanted the beast-there was no fuckin' around-he was like me-you lucky son of a bitch-but I'm just double lucky, as I win again because I ran across you. We'll beat them all senseless and drink on their graves. Thanks old friend, even if you do ride indifferent horse flesh- your old saddle hand.' Green dark green leather over light green linen covered boards. A square, tight and unmarked copy in mustard colored slipcase with light rubbing. This copy lacking the… Read more
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Parapsychology: The Link Between Science and Metaphysics

by Robert Jackson Lanter

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New York: Vantage Press, 1978. Hardcover . Used - fine/Very good. 8vo; 61pp. Incribed by author on title page. In unclipped dj which has very short closed tears and one tiny chip to edges, dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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The Anatomy of Bibliomania

by Holbrook Jackson

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Used - near very good
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780913720707
ISBN 10
0913720704
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Savannah: Frederic Beil, 1989. Hardcover . Used - near very good/Near very good. 8vo; 668pp. Textblock edges moderately foxed, prelims lightly so. In unclipped dj, the flaps and rear panel foxed. light rubbing otherwise, the dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Gesta Typographica or a Medley for Printers and Others
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Gesta Typographica or a Medley for Printers and Others

by Chas. T. Jacobi

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London: Elkin Mathews, 1897. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 16mo. Signed. Quarter cream linen over pale blue paper-covered boards. Endpapers darkened. Light foxing to prelims and final few leaves. A square, tight and unmarked copy; however, boards and spine are moderately stained/foxed.
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The Handbook of Metal Clay, Textures and Forms

by Hadar Jacobson

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Textures Publishing, 2007. Softcover . Used - very good. 4to; Spiral bound. Appears unread. A few superficial faint marks to front cover.
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You Can't Take a Balloon into the National Gallery
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You Can't Take a Balloon into the National Gallery

by Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman, Robin Glasser; Glasser, Robin Preiss (illu.)

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Used - near fine
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First with '1' in number line
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780803723030
ISBN 10
0803723032
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New York: Dial, May 2000. First with '1' in number line. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Near fine. Small Square 4to. Signed on cover page by illustrator Glasser, inside balloon ilustration by her. Ffe with two superficial faint crease impressions (page was not folded over), and dj now protected with removable mylar.
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Groundrush

by Simon Jakeman

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780224035347
ISBN 10
0224035347
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1992. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. sm 8vo; 127pp. <b>Autographed, 'Blue Skies, Jake Jakeman'.</b> After some research, we presume this is Simon Jakeman, as some knew him as 'Jake' or 'Jakey'. Please correct us if you have more intimate knowlege. Although the price is NOT clipped on front flap, a large bookstore sticker is present, not affecting any text.
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Little Man Little Man: A Story of Childhood

by James Baldwin; Cazac, Yoran (illu.)

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First
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New York: The Dial Press, 1976. First. Hardcover . Used - near very good/Near very good. 8vo; <b>First American Edition</b>. <b>First U.S. printing stated.</b> A square, tight copy with unmarked text. Previous owner inscription, ffe. Altho both the book and the dj have numerous superficial issues - light staining, faint creasing, etc. - they are well concealed by the busyness of the illustration on each. Dj clipped but price ($6.46) remains at bottom corner of flap. Dj now protected in removable mylar.
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Michelangelo: The Medici Chapel
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Michelangelo: The Medici Chapel

by James Beck, Antonio Paolucci, Bruno Santi

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Used
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780500236901
ISBN 10
0500236909
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Thames & Hudson, November 2000. Hardcover . Used.
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