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The Design, Construction and Maintenance of Docks, Wharves & Piers, 3rd Edition

by F.M. Du-Plat-Taylor

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London: Eyre & Spottiswoode Publishers Ltd, 1949. Hardcover . Used - near very good. Large 8 vo. 3rd Edition, revised and enlarged, 1949. A square copy with unmarked text. Hinges just a bit sloppy. Owner name FFE. Red cloth boards moderately rubbed and stained. Includes numerous fold-outs.
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Bonanza Banquets, 1-12

by M. F. K. Fisher, et al.

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San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1950. Softcover . Used - very good. 8vo; All 12 Bonanza Banquet issues, each Fine, and including an insert for each, as issued. Housed in a Portfolio slipcase which is rubbed and has previous owner bookplate affixed to inner panel of portfolio. Includes No. 8, with commentary by M. F. K. Fisher.
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Bluewater Hunting & Free Diving

by Terry Maas

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ISBN 13
9780964496637
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0964496631
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Technosports, July 1998. Hardcover . Used.
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The Golden Age of American Gardens: Proud Owners * Private Estates * 1890-1940
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The Golden Age of American Gardens: Proud Owners * Private Estates * 1890-1940

by Mac Griswold, Eleanor Weller

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ISBN 13
9780810933583
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0810933586
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Harry N. Abrams, September 1991. Hardcover . Used.
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Flashman: From the Flashman Papers, 1839-1842

by George MacDonald Fraser

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First
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ISBN 13
9780257667997
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0257667997
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London: Herbert Jenkins, 1969. First. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. sm 8vo; 256pp. Owner inscription on verso of ffe. Top edge of textblock lightly foxed. Price-clipped dj with faded spine although lettering still quite clear.. Front and rear panels of dj colorful, bright and fresh. Dj is now proteceted in a removable mylar cover.
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Ross Macdonald: Four Novels of the 1950s (LOA #264): The Way Some People Die / The Barbarous...
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Ross Macdonald: Four Novels of the 1950s (LOA #264): The Way Some People Die / The Barbarous Coast / The Doomsters / The Galton Case (Library of America Ross Macdonald Edition)

by Ross Macdonald

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781598533767
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1598533762
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Library of America, April 2015. Hardcover . Used.
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Prose & Cons: Monologues on Several Occasions

by Maynard Mack

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New Haven: Privately Published, 1989. Softcover . Used - near fine. 8vo; 99pp. Limited to 150 copies. Inscribed, perhaps by his wife, Florence, as her initials appear before his. Very faint foxing to textblock edges, otherwise Fine. Wrappers now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Alexander Pope: A Life
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Alexander Pope: A Life

by Maynard Mack

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780393022087
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0393022080
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New York/New Haven: W. W. Norton & Company/Yale University Press, 1985. Hardcover . Used - near very good/Very good. 8vo; 975pp. Textblock edges and prelims foxed. In unclipped dj with spine a bit off-centered (binder's error). A square, tight and unmarked copy, the dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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A Character Sketch of the Late Leonard Leopold Mackall

by William W. Mackall

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Savannah: Mason, Inc., 1938. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 8vo; 32pp. Quarter leather and red cloth. Bookplate removed from prliminary blank page. Small 'bookplate' of Henry Rouse Viets on front pastedown. Viets, 1890-1969, was a neurologist and medical historian, editor, and library curator. Light rubbing to spine leather, toning to cloth portion of covers and 2 faint stains, one on cloth of front cover and another on leather of rear cover.
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Life of Lieut. General Hugh MacKay of Scoury, Commander in Chief of the Forces in Scotland, 1689 and 1690, Colonel Commandant of the Scottish Brigade, in the Service of the States General, and a Privy-Counseller in Scotland, Two editions (1836 and 1842) re-bound as one.

by John MacKay

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Edinburgh: Laing and Forbes, 1836, 1842. Hardcover . Used - very good. Square 8vo. 1836 and 1842 editions re-bound into one volume. Prelims foxed. Otherwise, a square, tight copy with generous margins (very few notations faintly pencilled therein). Steel engraved frontis of 'MacKay,' with tissue guard, in 1836 edition. Bound in quarter leather over cloth (buckram-like), very serviceable and plain.
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Prosperity through Thought Force

by Bruce MacLelland

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Holyoke: Elizabeth Towne, 1907. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 12mo; 158pp. A square, tight copy with unmarked text. Textblock edges and covers with a few tiny spots, spine a bit faded.
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Confederate Rifles & Muskets: Infantry Small Arms Manufactured in the Southern Confederacy,...
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Confederate Rifles & Muskets: Infantry Small Arms Manufactured in the Southern Confederacy, 1861-1865

by Hohn M. Murphy and Howard Michael Madaus

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First Edition; First Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781882824014
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1882824016
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Newport Beach: Graphic Publishers, 1996. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover . Used - fine/Fine. lg 8vo; <b>First Edition, First Printing Stated</b>. 761 (although actually 768) pp. Dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Sunset, the Magazine of the Pacific and of All the Far West, February, 1910. Includes, ' San Diego, the City of Dreams Come True' by Walter V. Woehlke

by Susnet Magazine

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San Francisco: Southern Pacific Company Passenger Department, 1910. Softcover . Used - near fine. 8vo; pp127-248, including about a third of the volume with ads. Light wear to extremities, a well preserved copy with uncreased spine, albeit with some superficial splits to the spine paper (all lettering is present).
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Printer as Contemplative by Brother Antoninus, and The W. J. Holliday Sale of Western Americana by David Magee, in The Book Club of California Quarterly Newsletter, Summer, 1954

by Brother Antoninus and David Magee

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San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1954. Softcover . Used - near very good. 8vo; pp 51-72 of the newsletter (Bro Antoninus, pp 51-60, Magee, 60-64). Covers with light staining and the Magee article title has been starred in ink.
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The History of Pendennis: His Fortunes and Misfortunes, His Friends and His Greatest Enemy, Two Volume Set

by William Makepeace Thackeray

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London: Bradbury and Evans, 1849, 1850. Hardcover . Used - near very good. Small 8vo. 2 vol. set. Each volume is square, tight with umarked text. Front hinge of Vol. 1 cracked, still sturdy. Offsetting to illustrations. Foxing to prelims and final pgs. Bookmarks from famous San Diego jeweler, Jessop. Bookseller label, front pastedown. Half leather over marbled boards with same marbled design to all edges. Leather rubbed, beginning to crack. Although red leather title labels mostly unaffected with gilt titles still bright, the marbled boards very lightly scuffed with 2 tiny (paint drops?) to front panel of Vol. 2. In spite of the numerous cosmetic issues, the set still shows well and both volumes are now protected in removable mylar.
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Ancient Hunters of the Far West: A Copley Book

by Malcolm Rogers; Richard F. Pourade, ed.

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The Union-Tribune Publishing Company, 1966. Hardcover . Used - very good. 4to; 208pp. Copy no. 189 of an unspecified limitation. Signed by Copley and Pourade on limitation page. Light fading to spine, in VG slipcase. 'Season's Greetings' card from the Copleys laid in.
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Celebrating 75 Years of Bibliophilic Fellowship, The Roxburghe Club of San Francisco, Listing Members and Officers, 1928-2002, Meetings, Speakers, and Announcements, 1968-2002

by Malcolm Whyte, Preface; Wm. P. Jr. Barlow, Intro.

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San Francisco: Roxburghe Club, 2003. Hardcover . Used - near fine. sm folio; 66pp. <b>Limited Edition, copy no. 98 of 150</b>. Decorative patterned paper boards over red cloth, a beautiful production from The Arion Press. Other than some fade to the red cloth this copy is Fine, a square, tight and unmarked copy.
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Lakeboat

Lakeboat

by David Mamet

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First stated
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New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1981. First stated. Hardcover . Used - very good/Very good. Very good unclipped dust jacket. Burgundy linen boards. Binding tight and bright. Very light edge wear to top of DJ.
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Goodbye, Darkness: A Memoir of the Pacific War

by William Manchester

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Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1980. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 8vo; <b>Limited edition, copy no. 220 of 1,000. Signed. </b> Original mylar jacket has been replaced by this dealer. Fine, in NF slipcase with very faint staining and trivial edgewear.
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The Magic Mountain (The Modern Library #200)

by Thomas Mann

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First
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New York: The Modern Library, 1932. First. Unknown . Used - very good/Very good. 18mo; 900pp. <b>First Modern Library Edition Stated</b>. A square, tight and unmarked copy. Endpaper hinges split but binding not cracked, actually, quite stable. Top edge stained wine-red, with some uneveness. In unclipped dj with tiny chips at extremities, moderately darkened spine and lightly age-toned panels. A very respectable copy in all regards, the dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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