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We Are Going: Poems by Kath Walker

We Are Going: Poems by Kath Walker

by Walker, Kath

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Brisbane: The Jacarando Press, 1964. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 43, (1)pp. Printed paper over boards. The spine ant upper boards are sunned else this is a very good copy. The first book of this talented Aboriginal author.
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Wild Light: Selected Poems of Yona Wallach
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Wild Light: Selected Poems of Yona Wallach

by Wallach, Yona

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Uncorrected Proof
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ISBN 13
9781878818546
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1878818546
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Riverdale-on-Hudson: The Sheep Meadow Press, 1997. Uncorrected Proof. Softcover. Near fine. 8vo. xxxii,74pp. Printed wraps. A light bump on the spine else a fine copy. Translated by Linda Zisquit. With a sticker on the upper cover, "Uncorrected Proofs". Prospectus laid-in.
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Printers on Morris
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Printers on Morris

by Walsdorf, John J.

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Beaverton, Oregon: Beaverdam Press, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Woodcut Frontispiece by Barry Moser.. Miniature Book, 2¼ by 3 inches. From of total edition of 326 copies, this is one of 26 lettered copies finely printed letterpress on handmade paper and bound in full leather. Morris designed "Brother Rabbit" endpapers. It is signed by the editor, printer, and artist, and is accompanied by an extra copy of the frontispiece signed by Moser. This is letter M. A fine copy.
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Walsh, Robert: Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor, Illustrated ..
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Walsh, Robert: Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor, Illustrated ..

by Walsh, Robert

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London: Fishers, Son, & Co, 1840. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illustrated by Thomas Allom.. 2 Volumes, First Series and Second Series. 4to. 2 engraved maps (1 double-page), 2 engraved titles, & 94 engraved plates. In an unsigned contemporary, but likely publisher's, full pebbled morocco. Spines in six compartments, tooled in blind with gilt titles, the boards intricately blind tooled in a pleasinfg design of stylized leaves, gilt inner dentelles, all edges gilt. Marbled endpaper in a non-pareil patter. Early ownership names in pencil (dated 1905) on the obverse of the front free endpapers, traces of rubbing the the leather, else this is fine bright set in a stunning binding with wonderful plates. Includes views of Constantinople from the Golden Horn, the great cemetery of Scutari, the Mosque of Sultan Soliman, the Great Bazaar, the Mosque of Santa Sophia, the Ruins of Ephesus, the Acropolis at Sardis, Philadelphia, the Gardens of the Seraglio, Obelisk of Theodosius in the… Read more
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The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne; Wooton Hooker Herbert & Sanderson..
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The Compleat Angler; The Lives of Donne; Wooton Hooker Herbert & Sanderson..

by Walton, Izaak

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Used - Fine
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Limited edition
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Bloomsbury: The Nonesuch Press, 1929. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illustrations by Thomas Poulton and Charles Sigrist.. 8vo. (6),x,631,(5) pp. plus 6 inserts. Full morocco. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt spine title. Gilt "I.W." within oval frame on the upper board. Inner dentelles wit simple gilt lines, Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt in the rough, Six copperplate engravings and ten line block drawings. One of 1600 numbered copies, This is no. 667. This is a near fine copy, with only traces of wear. While most copies of this title exhibit a sunned and/or darkened spine, this copy is neither sunned nor darkened. Bookplate of Carlos Nestler on the front pastedown. In publisher's marbled paper slipcase which exhibits wear at the corner and edges. Nonesuch Bibliography,. 61.
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The Electress Sophia and the Hanoverian Succession
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The Electress Sophia and the Hanoverian Succession

by Ward, Adolphus William

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Used - Very good
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Limited edition
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Hardcover
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London: Goupil & Co; Manzi, Joyant & Co, 1903. Limited edition. Hardcover. Very good. 4to. One of 1000 copies. Finely printed in Paris. Hand colored frontispiece; 45 engraved plates and facsimiles. Quarter dark green morocco; spine in six compartments with raised bands; gilt titles; green cloth; vellum corners. Top edge gilt. A very good copy showing only a trace of wear at edges. Biography of Sophia Charlotte (1668-1705), Queen of Frederick I of Prussia and sister of George I of England.
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The Secret History of the Calves-Head Club, Compleat; Or, The Republican Unmask'd ...
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The Secret History of the Calves-Head Club, Compleat; Or, The Republican Unmask'd ...

by Ward, Edward, attrib

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London: B. Bragge, 1707. Hardcover. Very good. Sixth edition. (ii),i-x,11-104;(iv);55pp. Engraved frontispiece of a Description of the Calves-Head Club. Contemporary full leather in a Cambridge-style binding tooled on the boards in panels. Spine in 6 compartments with raised bands. Black leather lettering label, gilt. Old, neat hinge repairs, light wear to corners and spine tips, some old marginal notes, else a very good copy. Also includes 'A Vindication of the Royal Martyr, King Charles I' by Samuel Butler, and 'The True Presbyterian Without Disguise' by Sir John Denham, Knight. ETSC T2721. The Calves Head Club was formed in derision of the memory of King Charles I. It fell out of favor after the Restoration. ESTC T2721.
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Printers Ornaments Applied to the Composition of Decorative Borders, Panels and Patterns
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Printers Ornaments Applied to the Composition of Decorative Borders, Panels and Patterns

by Warde, Frederic

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Used - Fine
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First edition
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Hardcover
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London: Lanston Monotype Corpn Ltd, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 4to. 114pp. Publisher's red cloth, gilt spine titles and ornaments, title and ornaments on upper board, gilt. Decorated endpapers in designs made up of monotype ornaments. Includes a large section of monotype ornaments printed in color on decorative papers. "All ornaments and types used in this book have been produced on the 'Monotype' machine." Trace of sunning to the upper board else a fine, bright copy.
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The Coach-Makers' Illustrated Hand-Book ... Containing Complete Instructions in all the...
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The Coach-Makers' Illustrated Hand-Book ... Containing Complete Instructions in all the Different Branches of Carriage Building

by Ware, I. D.

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Used - Near fine
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Second edition, revised
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: I. D. Ware, 1875. Second edition, revised. Hardcover. Near fine. Second edition (revised). 8vo. i-xiv, 17-368pp. plus advertising supplement. Original brick red cloth blocked in black and gilt, and with a vignette of a carriage in gilt on the upper board. Illustrated throughout with 'how-to' illustrations, and with a double page engraved frontispiece of Lady Palmer and Flatbush Mare pulling a carriage driven by their owner, Mr. Bonner. Lacks free endpapers with a discreet bookseller stamp on the front pastetown, an ownership name on the top edge, light wear on the bottom edge and a couple of small spots on the cloth else a near fine copy and particularly bright. The text is divided into The Wood Department, The Smith Department, The Paint Department, The Trimming Department and The Miscellaneous Department. With detailed instructions on the building of all manner of coaches, including a hearse, various phaetons, a cabriolet, a landau, a Stanhope buggy and a physician's carriage.
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Facsimiles of Royal & Other Charters in the British Museum
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Facsimiles of Royal & Other Charters in the British Museum

by Warner, George F., and Henry J. Ellis, eds.

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Only edition
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London: James Maclehose & Sons, Publishers to the University, 1903. Only edition. Hardcover. Very good. Vol. I: William I - Richard I. All published. Folio. 50 full page plates of charters, with 77 pp. of text. Original cloth, well worn at the head and tail of the spine and at the corners, else a very good copy with fine plates.
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Rebellion in Bath: Or, The Battle of the Upper-Rooms: An Herioco-Odico-Tragico-Comico Poem, in...
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Rebellion in Bath: Or, The Battle of the Upper-Rooms: An Herioco-Odico-Tragico-Comico Poem, in Two Cantos: By the late Pater Paul Pallet

by Warner, Richard

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London: G. Wilkie and J. Robinson, 1808. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. 4to. (8),74pp. "Canto the First: edited by his Nephew, Timothy Goosequill". Original drab boards, pink paper printed label on the upper board. Engraved title vignette with the couplet: "Wee thre Bathe Deities bee: Humbug, Follee, & Vanitee." Bookplate of previous owner. Boards soiled and worn; nicely rebacked; light soil to the pages; else a very good copy.The first of several satirical pieces on Bath.
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The General: Illustrated with Scenes from the Photoplay
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The General: Illustrated with Scenes from the Photoplay

by Warren, Joseph

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Photoplay Edition
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Hardcover
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Photoplay Edition. Hardcover. Very good. 8vo. 182,(2)pp. Gray cloth printed in dark blue on the spine and upper board. With twelve full page plates of scenes from the 1927 United Artists' film starring Buster Keaton. Some penciled notes on the front endpapers as well as tape marks from two clippings regarding the movie (now laid in), trace of wear to the corners else this is a very good copy. Petaja, p. 83.
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Sail On, Old Man
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Sail On, Old Man

by Waters, Al

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Used - Near fine
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First edition
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Paperback
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Nelson, B.C., Canada: The Gathering Inn Press, 1973. First edition. Stapled wraps. Near fine. Illustrated by the Author.. 12mo. 55, (1) pp. Printed stapled wraps. The text is hand lettered by Eva Waters. Full page illustrations throughout. Trace of soil and edgewear, else a near fine copy.
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Taliesin and the Mockers
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Taliesin and the Mockers

by Watkins, Vernon

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Limited edition
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Hardcover
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Monmouthshire: The Old Stile Press, 2004. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Illustrations by Glenys Cour.. Square folio. Unpaginated. Blue and white covers incorporating imagery by the artist. Black endpapers. Finely printed on Fabriano Tiziano with Omega typeface. Illustrated with collage images made from blocks made at the press. With a dedication by Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury, and an afterword by Gwen Watkins. A fine copy in a find clamshell case. The prospectus is laid-in. The main edition is 225 copies, but this is one of 26 special copies signed by Gwen Watkins and Glenys Cour. It is also a unique copy inscribed: "a copy for Gwen Watkins of a special edition of 26 copies for sale in which the artist has added painted gold to all the images. "
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The Hornet's Nest
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The Hornet's Nest

by Watson, Sally

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Used - Fine
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First edition, first printing
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Hardcover
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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1968. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. 8vo. 246,(2)pp. Pictorial cloth covers. A fine copy. The dustwrapper is worn lightly at the edges and corners else is in very good condition. It is price-clipped at the top, and partially rubbed at the bottom, of the front flap.
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The Historic King Arthur and the Arthurian Romances
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The Historic King Arthur and the Arthurian Romances

by Webb, Albert E.

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Unpublished manuscript
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Glastonbury: n.p., 1955. Unpublished manuscript. Fine. Unpublished manuscript. 200pp. written in ink on one side only, bound with cord into a light board cover. 7-1/2 x 9'. The manuscript, entirely in Webb's legible hand, contains a preface 'To the Critic'; a foreword by Albert C. R. Carter, King Arthur's Champion, Knights of the Round Table Club (est. 1720); the main textual sections divided into The Historic King Arthur and The Arthurian Romance; and four appendices: King Arthur's Grave at Glastonbury; Royal Pilgrimages to King Arthur's Tomb; Tintagel and Camelot; and King Arthur and Glastonbury. Laid in are three letters by Webb dated April, 1955, and addressed to Gerald Henderson, Deputy Knight Remembrancer of the Knights of the Round Table Club. In the letters, Webb transmits the manuscript, indicating that he has kept a copy and hoping that it might be published. Albert E. Webb was a printer and longtime resident of Glastonbury, whose published works include… Read more
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The Flower Fairies
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The Flower Fairies

by Webb, Marion St. John

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London: The Modern Art Society Ltd, 1930. Hardcover. Near fine. Margaret W. Tarrant. 12mo. Blue cloth spine, tan paper over boards printed with title and an illustration in blue on the upper board. Stated third impression. 39pp. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated throughout and with six full color tipped-in plates. Traces of wear to the corners else near fine.
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Fore-Edge Painting: A Historical Survey of a Curious Art in Book Decoration
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Fore-Edge Painting: A Historical Survey of a Curious Art in Book Decoration

by Weber, Carl J.

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First edition
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Hardcover
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Irvington-on-Hudson: Harvey House, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Tan cloth, gilt opine. 4to. 223pp. Illustrated and with tipped-in color plates, all of fore-edge paintings. In fine condition. The dustwrapper is not price-clipped, has a couple of tape remnants on the flaps, else is in near fine condition. One of the definitive works on the subject. Laid-in is a prospectus for the Annotated Dictionary of Fore-Edge Painting as well as Jeff Webber's 2006 catalog devoted to fore-edge paintings.
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Up 65 Years to Larchmont

Up 65 Years to Larchmont

by Weber, Francis J.

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Used - Very good
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Limited edition
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Hardcover
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Los Angeles: Bela Blau, 1970. Limited edition. Hardcover. Very good. Miniature 1¼ by 1¾ inches. (32)pp. Full leather binding, the spine titled "Dawson's Book Shop" and the upper board "65 Years". A very good copy.
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Two True California Stories
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Two True California Stories

by Webster, J. Vinson

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First edition
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Hardcover
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San Francisco: P. J. Thomas, 1883. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Bright blue cloth, gilt title, gilt vignette on upper board, repeated in blind on the rear board. Two novellas of historical fiction: the first involves a man wrongfully accused of murder, set in San Francisco and in Virginia City; the second involves a young woman who comes to San Francisco from the gold country and Sacramento. A fine, bright copy. Cowan, p. 673.
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