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Where the Wild Things Are by SENDAK, Maurice

New York: Harper & Row, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition with the publisher's price and the correct first issue code on the front flap. Cloth and papercovered illustrated boards. A bit of foxing to the boards, near fine in a modestly ...

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$20,000.00


1920s French Sketchbook of Erotic Drawings by Unknown Artist

Hardcover. Very Good. Oblong octavo. 8.5" x 5.25". Flexible cloth blank book with attached cloth loop to hold a pencil (not present, but we can get you one if you need it). Some modest wear on the boards, two leaves detached and laid in, very ...

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$3,800.00


[French Erotic Print]: One Man & Two Women (circa 1930) by ERES (Ecole de Paris)

[not indicated: not indicated, 1930. Unbound. Near Fine. Hand colored pochoir print on fine wove paper. Image size (height preceding width) measures approximately 28 x 18 cm. Near fine. Signed "ERES." Could be one of the eight original prints ...

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$1,250.00


The Holy Bible [1882 George V. Jones specially bound Pictorial Family Bible and Brass Lectern]

Boston, Mass: George V. Jones, No. 123 Pearl St, 1882. Hardcover. Fine. Large thick quarto. Various paginations. Containing the Old and New Testaments (with both versions of the New Testament); the Apocrypha; a complete Concordance; 100,000 marginal ref...

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$10,000.00


[Photographs]: 1940s Amateur Nudes from Philadelphia: Photo Album, Slides, Negatives (processed film)

Hardcover. Very Good. A collection of clearly amateur nude photographs of one woman, circa 1947-1948. A large group of images of a woman, unidentified; anecdotally found in Philadelphia. One can safely speculate that they were taken by her husband or a ...

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$3,200.00


The Autobiography of Malcolm X. by MALCOLM X with Alex Haley

New York: Grove Press, 1965. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Front hinge professionally repaired, else very near fine in a price-clipped, near fine dustwrapper with small tears and rubbing at the spine ends, but none of the usual fading t...

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$1,250.00


in our time by HEMINGWAY, Ernest

Paris: Three Mountains Press, 1924. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Binder's glue stains on the endpapers, as usual, tiny chips at the spinal extremities, and slight bowing of the covers, an excellent, very nearly fine copy. Hemingway's second book, cop...

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$55,000.00


[Certificate and Pamphlet]: Domain of Neptunus Rex (December 1924) / The Cruise Around South America by the U.S.S. Utah. Special Mission of the United States of America to the Republic of Peru on the Occasion of the Centenary of the Battle of Ayacucho December 1924 by PERSHING, John J., Rufus Zenas Johnston, John H. Dayton, and Frederick C. Hicks

(Brooklyn / On board the USS Utah): (Middlesex Sales Co. / USS Utah), 1924. Very Good. Two items of memorabilia from the dreadnought battleship USS *Utah*, dating from its cruise around South America (November 1924 - March 1925). The first item is an el...

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$2,400.00


You Play the Black and the Red Comes Up by HALLAS, Richard (pseudonym of Eric Knight)

New York: McBride, 1938. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Minute bumps to the crown and foot else fine in a lovely, about fine example of the scarce dustwrapper with a few rubbed spots and slight loss at the spinal extremities (affecting a...

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$17,500.00


Anjos Proibidos [WITH] Various Sets of Publisher's Proofs for the American edition entitled: Anjos Proibidos: Forbidden Angels by CABRAL, Fabio

(Ipirangia, Sao Paulo, Brazil: Itamarati Grafica e Editora, 1991. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Small oblong quarto. Very brief text in Portuguese. Twenty-four photographic images. Fine in just about fine dustwrapper with a small smudge on the re...

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$15,000.00


[The Vinegar Bible]: The Holy Bible containing the Old Testament and the New / Newly Translated out of the Original Tongues / And with the Former Translations diligently Compared and Revised. By his Majesties special Command ... Printed by John Baskett (1716)

Oxford: Printed by John Baskett, Printer to [the] Kings most Excellent Majesty for Great-Britain and for [the] University, 1716. Hardcover. Very Good. Two volumes. Royal folios (measuring 55cm. in height, or 14.5" x 21.5"). The rarer of two known states...

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$45,000.00


Porgy by HEYWARD, DuBose

New York: George H. Doran, 1925. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Cloth. Bookplate front pastedown and a little rubbing at the spine ends, a nice, very good plus copy lacking the scarce dustwrapper. The novel that was the basis for the Gershwin/Hewa...

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$1,650.00


Tender Is the Night by FITZGERALD, F. Scott

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Lightly worn cloth, near fine in an attractive, first issue dustwrapper with an unfaded spine and some minor repair and restoration at the extremities. Fitzgeral...

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$37,500.00


[French Erotic Print]: One Man & Three Women by ERES (Ecole de Paris)

[Paris: no publisher, 1935. 7/21/2010. Near Fine. Hand colored lithographic print on fine wove paper. Image size approximately 7" x 11". Likely removed from a folio volume as indicated by a thin stub tipped-in along the left edge of the sheet....

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$1,250.00


Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus by SHELLEY, Mary W

Philadelphia: Carey, Lee and Blanchard, 1833. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. Two volumes. Octavos. 4pp. inserted publisher's ads, 201pp.; 197pp. followed by [23] inserted publisher's ads. Half-titles in each volume. Original publisher's m...

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$35,000.00


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