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The King's Threshold Manuscript Materials
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The King's Threshold Manuscript Materials

by W.B. Yeats; Declan Kiely, ed.

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ISBN 13
9780801441042
ISBN 10
0801441048
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Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005. First. Hardcover . Used - fine/Near fine. lg 8vo; 620pp. Inscribed to Dr. John Carson, cardiologist and member of numerous pretigious literary societies, including the Johnson Society. Laid in is a thank you card from the author, thanking Carson for, 'your kindness in sponsoring me for membership (in) this (The Johnson Society) distinguished and delightful fellowship.' Carson had previously brought Kiely as a guest to a Johnsonian society dinner. Unclipped dj with superficial rubbing, otherwise 'as new', and now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Art of the American Indian frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection
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Art of the American Indian frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection

by David W Penney

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ISBN 13
9780295971735
ISBN 10
0295971738
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University of Washington Press, January 1992. Hardcover . Used.
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Southern California Local History:  A Gathering of the Writings of W. W. Robinson
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Southern California Local History: A Gathering of the Writings of W. W. Robinson

by W. W. Robinson; Doyce B. Nunis, ed.

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9780914421108
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0914421107
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Los Angeles: The Zamorano Club, 1994. Hardcover . Used - very good. 9vo; 492pp. <b>Limited to 150 copies</b>. signed by the editor, Nunis. Except for a slight musty odor, book is 'as new', in a slightly soiled slipcase.
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You Look Ridiculous Said the Rhinoceros to the Hippopotamus

by Bernard Waber

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First Printing stated
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1966. First Printing stated. Hardcover . Used - very good/Near very good. Square 8vo. Small 'Pelican Capitola' sticker on front pastedown. Otherwise, a square, tight, and unmarked copy. Light foxing to board extremities. $3.25 price unclipped, yet bottom of flap is clipped, dj with light foxing at extremities, and a 1/2' chip missing from head of spine. Dj now protected in removable mylar.
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Sixty Years of Book Collecting

by Henry R. Wagner

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Pasadena: The Zamorano Club, 1952. Hardcover . Used - very good. 8vo; Limited to 200 copies, 100 for the Zamorano Club (this copy) and 100 for the Roxburghe Club. Printed by the Ward Ritchie Press. includes the origianl mylar cover. Light stain to foredge, otherwise a square tight and unmarked copy.
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Spanish Voyages to the Northwest Coast of America in the Sixteenth Century
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Spanish Voyages to the Northwest Coast of America in the Sixteenth Century

by Henry R. Wagner

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San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1929. Hardcover . Used - near fine. 8 1/4” x 10 7/8” inches. Previous owner name in ink, FFE. Trivial wear to covers otherwise a square, tight copy with unmarked text.
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Bullion to Books

by Henry R. Wagner

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Hardcover
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Los Angeles: The Zamorano Club, 1942. Hardcover . Used - very good. 8vo; 370pp. Inscribed by Wagner, 'To my fellow member Thomas Trainor'. A square, tight copy with unmarked interior. Apparently an ex-libre copy with only evidence faint remains of call numbers on the base of the spine (perhaps Trainor's private library markings?).
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Liberator: 50th Anniversary B-24 Special Edition, 1939-1989

by Ray Wagner

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Paperback
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San Diego: San Diego Aerospace Museum, 1989. Softcover . Used - near fine. 4to; 33pp. Superficial wear to covers and a slight 1' vertical fade band to front cover at fold. Basically looks nearly 'as new'.
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Hurry on Down, A Novel

by John Wain

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First
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Hardcover
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London: Secker & Warburg, 1953. First. Hardcover . Used - very good/Near very good. sm 8vo; 241pp. Very slight spine lean. Top edge of textblock dust stained. In unclipped (no price) dj which is moderately rubbed and with light wear to extremities. The colorful dj remains bright (spine with just a bit of fade), and is now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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California Romantica: Spanish Colonial and Mission-Style Houses
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California Romantica: Spanish Colonial and Mission-Style Houses

by D. J. Waldie

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9780847829750
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0847829758
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Rizzoli, November 2007. Hardcover . Used.
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Giordano Bruno: His Life & Thought, with Annotated Translation of His Work, On the Infinite Universe and Worlds

by Dorothea Waley Singer

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Hardcover
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New York: Henry Schuman, 1950. Hardcover . Used - near very good/Good. 8vo; 389pp. A square, tight copy with contents unmarked. Faint staining and rubbing to cloth covers. In price-clipped dj with shelf wear and edgewear, including a 1' round scar on rear panel which has obliterated some text.. The DJ is now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Think Before You Fish: A Fisherman's True Stories about Bass and Trout Fishing

by Earl L. Walker

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Used - very good
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New York: Exposition Press, 1960. First. Hardcover . Used - very good/Near very good. sm 8vo; 34pp. <b>First Edition Stated</b>. Endpapers foxed, otherwise a square, tight and unmarked copy in unclipped dj with light rubbing and a few small chips and tears.
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All the Wrong Notes

by Lee Harwood and Judith Walker

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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780903997621
ISBN 10
0903997622
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Durham: Pig Press, 1981. Softcover . Used - fine. 12mo. A square, clean, tight copy with a few tiny, what we believe to be paper pigment marks on covers.
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Crime of Privilege: A Novel
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Crime of Privilege: A Novel

by Walter Walker

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780345541536
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0345541537
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Ballantine Books, June 2013. Hardcover . Used.
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Down the Bay or, Joe and I on Salt Water

by Wallace P. Stanley; Cady, H. N. (illu.)

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Chicago: Belford-Clarke Co., 1890. Hardcover . Used - very good. Large 12mo., owner name, first blank, square, tight and clean copy, extremities and rear cover rubbed, front cover beautifully decorated in gilt, spine faded slightly.
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The Old Ladies (Signed, Ltd to 250 copies)

by Hugh Walpole

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London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1924. Hardcover . Used - near very good. 8vo; 304pp. Limited to 250 large paper copies, signed. Two bookplates (front pastedown and ffe, respectively) of Edward Laurence Doheny (with '175A' handwritten at bottom) and Carrie Estelle Doheny, and Robinson's (LA Dept store) sticker on rear pastedown, with the price of $12.50. A square, tight and unmarked copy (except previously mentioned bookplates, store sticker). Light rubbing to cloth spine and paper covered boards, with some board exposure. Covers and spine age toned, spine label also affected, and although lettering is dulled, it is still legible.
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The Correspondence of Walt Whitman, Volume V (5), 1890-1892
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The Correspondence of Walt Whitman, Volume V (5), 1890-1892

by Walt Whiman; Edwin Haviland Miller, ed.

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780814794258
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0814794254
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New York University Press, 1969. First. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Near fine. lg 8vo; 365pp. First Edition thus. Very faint foxing to textblock edges, in unclipped ($12.50) dj with some age-toning, otherwise 'Fine'. DJ now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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New York Dissected: A Sheaf of Recently Discovered Newspaper Articles by the Author of Leaves of Grass

by Walt Whitman; Emory Holloway and Ralph Adimari, intro and notes

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New York: Rufus Rockwell Wilson, Inc, 1936. Hardcover . Used - very good. 8vo; 257pp. <b>Limited Edition, copy no. 550 of 750</b>. A square, tight and unmarked copy. Corners of covers bumped. Appears unread.
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Three Years in California, together with excerpts from the author's Deck and Port, covering his arrival in California and a selection of his letters from Monterey

by Walter Colton; Marguerite Eyer Wilbur, ed.

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Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1949. Hardcover . Used - near fine/Near very good. 8vo; 376 [L]pp. Bookplate of Californiana collector, John Patrick Ford, ffe. n price-clipped dj with tiny chips to extremities, the dj now protected in a removable mylar cover.
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Instructions for Practical Living and Other Neo-Confucian Writings

by Yang-ming Wang

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Used - fair
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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780231060394
ISBN 10
0231060394
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1985. Softcover . Used - fair. 8vo; 358pp. Text heavily marked, mostly with pencil. Covers a bit worn at extremities, spine faded but lettering still bold.
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