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An Introduction to Wolfram's 'Parzifal'

An Introduction to Wolfram's 'Parzifal'

by Sacker, Hugh

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Cambridge: At the University Press, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. xviii,(2),202pp. Reddish-brown cloth, gilt spine title. Index. Genealogical chart. A fine copy. The dustwrapper is in fine condition. There is a from Cambridge Books on the front flap (40/-). Wolfram's 13th century recreation of Chrestien de Troyes is here given a welcome guide by Sacker.
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Specimens of English Prose Style from Malory to Macaulay
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Specimens of English Prose Style from Malory to Macaulay

by Saintsbury, George

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Limited edition
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Hardcover
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London: Kegan Paul, Tranch & Co, 1885. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. [2], xlvi, 367, [1] pp. (8vo) 24.8x16.3 cm (9¾x6½"), three-quarter gilt-ruled brown levant morocco & cloth, spine tooled & lettered in gilt, raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt; bound by Zaehnsdorf. A fine copy with only a trace of shelfwear. No. 49 of 50 large paper copies, printed at the Chiswick Press. A handsomely printed and bound work, selected and annotated with an introductory essay by George Saintsbury. Signed in ink on the limitation page, Charles Whittingham & Co., proprietors of the Chiswick Press. The first selection is form Malory: The Death of Lancelot.
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Arthurian Animation: A Study of Cartoon Camelots on Film and Television

Arthurian Animation: A Study of Cartoon Camelots on Film and Television

by Salda, Michael N.

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First edition, first printing
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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780786474684
ISBN 10
0786474688
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Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, inc, 2013. First edition, first printing. Wraps. Fine. Large 8vo. 210pp. Glossy pictorial wraps. Index. Illustrated. A fine copy. Exploration of the blend of Arthuriana and cartoon animation beginning in 1933.
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Champion Pageantry: Text and Cover
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Champion Pageantry: Text and Cover

by (Paper Samples)

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Only edition
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Paperback
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Stamford, CT: Champion International Corporation, 1987. Only edition. Stapled wraps. Fine/Fine. Folio .20pp. Stapled printed wraps. This is a paper sample book showing how well Champion Pageantry papers can be used both for text and for cover stock. Each page notes along the bottom the type and weight of the paper used for that page. The final page gives technical information on the Pageantry series of papers. This is also Arthurian: the text focuses entirely on King Arthur and his companions. It is printed in either full color or two colors throughout. The uncredited introduction is a small masterpiece of Arthuriana in itself. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper, and uncommon.
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Young Merlin

Young Merlin

by San Souci, Robert D.

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First edition, first printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780385248006
ISBN 10
0385248008
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New York: Doubleday, 1990. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illustrated by Daniel Horne. Thin folio. Unpaginated. (32pp.) Full color glossy boards, blue endpapers. Illustrated throughout in full color. A fine copy. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped and is fine as well. Tis is the story of the child Merlin by a graduate of St. Mary's, Moraga, and the author of several notable children's books. The illustrator, Daniel R. Horne, makes a stunning picture book debut with this title.
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Homenaje a Cervantes: I, Corona Poetica Cercantina; II, Estudios Cervantinos
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Homenaje a Cervantes: I, Corona Poetica Cercantina; II, Estudios Cervantinos

by Sanchez-Castañer, Francisco, ed

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Hardcover
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Valencia: Mediterraneo, 1950. Fine. Two volumes. The first is in original stiff wraps, color frontispiece of Cervantes, 205pp. The second is in quarter leather, gilt spine, leather lettering label, gilt, light cloth boards, marbled endpapers. One of 500 numbered copies, from a total printing of 554. Volume one has light soiled and wear to the spine; both volumes have neat, small circular library stamps on the title and the front free endpaper, and volume 2 has a neat ownership name on the front free endpaper, else a fine set. In Spanish.
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Cronica de la Coronacion de Zorrilla
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Cronica de la Coronacion de Zorrilla

by Sancho y Rodriguez, Manuel

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Used - Very good
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First edition
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Hardcover
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Granada: Imp. a cargo de J. G. Garrido, 1889. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. viii, 302 (ii)pp. Original quarter leather, gilt spine title and simple bands, green textured paper boards. Marbled end papers. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Old library stamp on the reverse of the title, circular stain on spine, light edge wear else a very good copy. In Spanish.
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Fantastic Memories
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Fantastic Memories

by Sandoz, Maurice

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Used - Fine
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First edition, first printing
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Hardcover
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Garden City: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc, 1944. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Illustrated by Salvador Dali.. 4to. 128pp. Green cloth blocked in black and gilt on the spine and upper board. Green endpapers. Frontispiece and twenty full page b&w plates by Salvador Dali. Neat ink name on a preliminary blank else this is a fine copy. The dustwrapper is rubbed at the folds, a little rough at the spine tips and has a short closed marginal tear on the rear panel. It is not price-clipped. The dustwrapper lacks a small piece at the tip and at the foot of the spine, has some minor rubbing and creasing, else is very good., It is not price-clipped.
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A History of Korean Alphabet and Movable Types
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A History of Korean Alphabet and Movable Types

by Sangback, Lee

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Used - Near fine
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Paperback
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Republic of Korea: Ministry of Culture and Information, 1970. Wraps. Near fine. Square 8vo. Green and cream colored self wrappers. A near fine copy. Includes Sangback, The Origin of Korean Aphabet 'Hanhul'", with a facsimile of "Hun Min Jong Um', and then "Early Movable Types in Korea" with 29 plates.
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Teorica degli Stromenti Ottici Destinati ad Estendere i Confini della Visione Naturale: Volume I.
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Teorica degli Stromenti Ottici Destinati ad Estendere i Confini della Visione Naturale: Volume I.

by Santini, Giovanni

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First edition
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Hardcover
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Padova: Tipografia del Seminario, 1828. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Small 4to. iv,249pp. Illustrated with four engraved folding plates. A treatise on constructing different kinds of telescopes and microscopes. Publisher's paste-paper spine, grey stiff paper boards. Uncut. A near fine copy. The author was a Professor of Astronomy at the University of Padua. Volume I only, of II.
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Os Portuguezes em Africa, Asia, America, e Oceania. Obra Classica
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Os Portuguezes em Africa, Asia, America, e Oceania. Obra Classica

by Saraiva, Cardinal Francisco de Sao Luiz

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First edition
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Lisboa (Lisbon): Typ de Borges, 1850. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Seven volumes in four. 8vo. xxiv,183;224;215;208;213,(3);220;279,(1)pp. Errata page for Vol. 5 after p. 213; publisher's announcement of the Diccionario after p. 279 of vol. 7. Frontispiece portraits of the author in Vol., 1, of O Immortal Infante D. Henrique in Vol. 2; and portrait plates of D. Vasco da Gama and Antonio da Silveira in Vol. 5, and D. Alvaro de Castro and D. Joao de Castro in Vol. 6. Volume I begins with a comprehensive chronology of Portuguese exploration in Africa, Asia, America and Oceania, commencing in 1412, followed by descriptions of the voyages and discoveries. Contemporary marbled sheep, spines gilt with brown lettering labels. Marbled paper endpapers. Volume I with the bookseller label of Livraria de Joao Pereira da Silva, Lisboa; and also a label from Francis Edwards of London: "This Book was purchased in 1941 from London whilst the great battle for civilization was in progress."… Read more
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Fenians: Bound Volume of The United Irishman, The Irish Tribute, and The Irish Felon abd Related...
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Fenians: Bound Volume of The United Irishman, The Irish Tribute, and The Irish Felon abd Related Material

by (Irish Newspapers & Related Ephemera) John Savage

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Hardcover
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Dublin, 1848. Hardcover. Ex-library. Bound volume containing: The United Irishman, Vol. I, No.1 through Vol. I, No 16; The Irish Tribune, Vol. 1, No. 1 through Vol. I, No. 6; The Irish Felon, Vol. I, No. 1 through Vol. I, No. 5. Interspersed throughout the volume are numerous added portraits, articles and documents, such as: Portrait of Patrick O'Donohoe; 15 pp pamphlet, "The Introductory Address to The Irish Polytechnic Institute. Read at the First General Meeting." Wednesday, April 19th, 1848 by Thomas Antisell; appointment of John Savage as secretary of Irish Student's Club followed by a hand written "List of Deportations" listing the officers of the Club; Original Autograph Document setting forth the agreement between the owners of the Irish Tribune." Signed by John Savage, William Kirby Sullivan, R.D. Williams (Richard Dalton), Kevin Izod Doherty, Thomas Antisell, John De Courcey Young, S. M. McSweney, M.D., and W.J. Mylen (Walter T. Meyler?); and numerous… Read more
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King, Queen, Knight and Pawn
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King, Queen, Knight and Pawn

by Sayenko, Dmitry

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Limited edition
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Hardcover
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St Petersburg: Nikodim, 2019. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Oblong 4to. (48p). Text and linocut illustrations taken directly form the blocks by Sayenko. Grey linen boards with a linocut recessed in the upper board. Illustrated throughout with over 80 of Dmitry's linocuts printed directly on dampened handmade paper from the blocks. The text, also by Dmitry, printed letterpress also on dampened paper. One of 20 numbered copies. Housed in a wooden box made by Dmitry for this edition, screened with an artist interpretation of a chessboard and with handmade chess pieces mounted on both sides, A fine exemplar.
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Remondidi and Rizzi: A Chapter in Italian Decorated Paper History
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Remondidi and Rizzi: A Chapter in Italian Decorated Paper History

by Schmoller, Tanya

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Limited edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780938768203
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0938768204
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New Castle: Oak Knoll Books ;BIrd & Bull Press, 1990. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. 4to. 55(5)pp. Deep red quarter cloth, leather label, gilt; side papers based on an original Remondidi pattern printed over a paste-colored background. With woodblocks and engravings. A fine copy. One of 250 numbered copies of which this is No. 32. Printed by Henry Morris at the Bird & Bull Press on mould made Johannot paper. With nine original samples of decorated papers and one larger original sample of a "pictorial" paper. Publisher's prospectus laid in. A fine copy.
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Greek Printing Types 1465-1927; Facsimiles from an Exhibition of Books Illustrating the...
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Greek Printing Types 1465-1927; Facsimiles from an Exhibition of Books Illustrating the Development of Greek Printing Shown in the British Museum, 1927

by Scholderer, Victor, intro

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London: By Order of the Trustees, 1927. Limited edition. Hardcover. Very good/Good. Large folio. 21pp. of introduction followed by 60 facsimiles, some full page. Black cloth spine, gilt title, drab paper boards. Printed at the University Press, Oxford. One of 500 copies from a total edition of 650. Cloth has some fading and the gilt is rubbed, the corners are worn, else a very good copy. The scarce dustwrapper is significantly soiled, has loss at the spine's head and tail and lower edge, and a closed tear on the rear panel with creasing.
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Heavenly Bridegrooms: An Unintentional Contribution to the Erotogenetic Interpretation of Religion
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Heavenly Bridegrooms: An Unintentional Contribution to the Erotogenetic Interpretation of Religion

by Schroder, Theodore, and Ida C. (Craddock)

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New York: n.p., 1918. Wraps. Very good. First separate edition. 8vo. 121,(1),3pp. Printed wraps. A fine copy. Originally published over seven issues of the Alienist and Neurologist between 1915 and 1917, Shroeder pulls together the writings of Ida C., the earthly wife of an angel (in her own words), who died 22 years previous to this publication. Considered an obscene sex manual by local authorities. Craddock was jailed on morality charges several times. But Aleister Crowley says no Magick library is complete without this title. A very good copy with only a race of wear to the spine. Housed in a custom leather-backed clamshell case. Rare.
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This Book-Collecting Racket; A Few Notes on the Abuses of Book Collecting. Part 3

This Book-Collecting Racket; A Few Notes on the Abuses of Book Collecting. Part 3

by Schwartz, Harry W.

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Used - Very good
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Limited edition
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Paperback
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Milwaukee: The Casanove Press, 1936. Limited edition. Stapled wraps. Very good. 12mo. 36pp. Printed wraps. One of 500 numbered copies; this is number 388. Inscribed to J E Reynolds from Harry W. Schwatz on the title page. Spine sunned else in very good condition.
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The Story Book of Whitie and Pinkie
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The Story Book of Whitie and Pinkie

by Scott, Lydia

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Used - Fine
Edition
First edition, first printing
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Hardcover
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Springfield, MA: McLoughlin Bros., Inc, 1940. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Pru Herric and Mildred Wetmore. Illustrated by Pru Herric and Mildred Wetmore. First edition. Pictorial boards; red cloth spine. Illustrations on every page. A fine copy in scarce dustwrapper. The dustwrapper has light rubbing and chipping along the edges, and lacks two tiny pieces at the bottom edge, else very good, and bright. Whitie us the bunny; Pinkie the piglet. 'Whitie never worried; Pinkie never hurried...' All in all an excellent copy of a charming and colorful children's book. One of the Little Color Classics.
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The Poetical Works
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The Poetical Works

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Used - Ex-library
Edition
Early Edition
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Hardcover
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Paris: A. and W. Galignani, 1827. Early Edition. Hardcover. Ex-library. 8vo. xxxiii,(i),489pp. Full straight grain calf, boards and spine ornately gilt. All edges gilt. Frontispiece portrait. Life and Memoir of Sir Walter Scott by Lake precedes the text of poetry. Spine and top sunned to tan. Discreet library blindstamp and number on title page. Corners and hinges lightly rubbed, else a very good copy.
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Rokeby; A Poem
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Rokeby; A Poem

by Scott, Sir Walter

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Used - Very good
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First edition
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Hardcover
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Edinburgh: John Ballantyne and Co, 1813. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. First edition. 4to. Large paper copy (9 by 11 inches). Original drab boards, cloth spine, printed paper label. (x),330cxvi pp. plus 3pp. of publisher's ads. Half-title is present. Sometime rebacked with the original spine laid-on. Occasional light foxing; wear to the edges and spine; printed label nearly perished else very good. Later endpapers with the bookseller sticker of Heffer and Sons, Cambridge. Ownership name of C. J. Thrupp, 1814, on a preliminary blank, and a later bookplate of 'E.M.L' on the front pastedown. Rare; only 25 copies of the large paper edition were reportedly printed.
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