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The Typographic Book 1450 - 1935: a study of fine typography through five centuries, exhibited in upwards of 350 title and text pages drawn from presses working in the European tradition. by Morison, Stanley, Kenneth Day, eds

Chicago: University of Chicago, 1963. Hardcover. VG+/VG. ...with an introductory essay by Stanley Morison and supplemental material by Kennth Day. Large 4to, black cloth, gilt titles, xiii, 66, 377 plates, index. VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD jacket: …

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$103.00


A Tale of the House of the Wolfings and all the Kindreds of the Mark Written in Prose and in Verse by William Morris by William Morris

London: Chiswick Press / Longmans, Green and Co., 1901. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. William Morris. A Tale of the House of the Wolfings and all the Kindreds of the Mark Written in Prose and in Verse by William Morris. London: Chiswick Press …

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$303.00


The Tale of Peter Rabbit. by [ Beatrix Potter ]

Buffalo, NY: Berger, 1907., 1907. Hardcover. GOOD+. Unp [21p.] 21 b/w illus; 6 color chromos. 16mo. (7" tall); ribbed tan cloth, pictorial cover (cover has title as "Peter Rabbit;" the illustration is of Peter in his turquoise jacket a…

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The Life of Charlotte Bronte by E. C. Gaskell [ Elizabeth Cleghorn ]

New York: D. Appleton, 1857. First American edition . Hardcover. VG-. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 1st American edition, 12mo, blind-stamped patterned boards with gilt lettering on spine, blue paper endpapers, 2 vols. [285, 269 pages], …

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$253.00


Tony and the Circus Boy [ Circus Pop-Up ]. 305

Westminster London: Bancroft & Co, 1960. Hardcover. VG-. Vojtech Kubasta. Circus pop-up book illustrated by Vojtech Kubasta, no date but circa 1960. 4to, stiff front illustrated cardboard, stiffer rear board opens up to the pop-up, story inside &quo…

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$153.00


Une Soirée au Cirque ABC [ A B C ] by Pierre Delcourt

Paris: A. Capendu, Editeur / Emrik and Binger, 1890. Soft cover. VG. Une Soirée au Cirque ABC, "Volume indéchirable sur toile." No publications date noted, but WorldCat says two editions were published in 1890 in France. 4to, sti…

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$303.00


Lazy Bear Lane by Thorne Smith

Garden City: Doubleday, Doran / Junior Books, 1931. First Edition . Hardcover. Collectible; VG. George Shanks. 1st edition [stated, logo of JR on copyright page], 8vo, green cloth with yellow illustrations and lettering, yellow top edge, illustrated end…

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$353.00


Don't Say That About Maine! by Kenneth Roberts

Portland, ME: Anthoensen Press, 1936. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. DESCRIPTION: Special reprint from the Saturday Evening Post, © 1948 Curtis Publishing; this 1986 edition printed le…

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$103.00


The Fire Bird; illus by Gordon Grant; decorations by Lee Thayer. by Stratton-Porter, Gene

Garden City: Doubleday, 1922. First Edition . Hardcover. VG+/VG-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Gordon Grant. Stated 1st edition. 8mo, tan decorated boards; 71 pages, 3 color plates; illus endpapers. Condition: VERY GOOD+ book / VE…

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$303.00


Hard not to be King. by Robert Frost

New York: House of Books, Ltd., 1951. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Robert Frost. Hard not to be King. New York: House of Books, 1951. 1st edition limited to 300 numbered copies Signed by the Auth…

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$403.00


Doctor Benway: a passage from The Naked Lunch. by Burroughs, William S

Santa Barbara, CA: Bradford Morrow, 1979. Limited/Numbered . Soft cover. VG+. Published by Bradford Morrow on the 20th anniversary of the original appearance of The Naked Lunch, consists of 324 numbered copies in wrappers... cast in Monotype Baskerville…

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$128.00


Autobiographia or the story of a life; selected from his prose writings. by Whitman, Walt

New York: Charles L. Webster, 1892. First Edition . Hardcover. VG+. 1st edition. 12mo, Greenish/gray cloth with gilt lettering, 205 pages with publisher ads; frontispiece of Whitman house in Camden NJ. The Fiction, Fact and Fantasy Series, edited by Art…

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$128.00


A Bundle of letters to busy girls on practical matters. by Grace H. Dodge

NY: Funk & Wagnalls, 1888. Hardcover. VG+. ...written to those girls, who have not time or inclination to think and study about the many important things which make up life and living." Copyright date is 1887, this is the 1888 printing. 16mo,…

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$128.00


Calvin Coolidge: cartoons of his presidential years featuring the work of syndicated cartoonist Jay N. "Ding" Darling, August 1923-March 1929 by Edward Connery Lathem, ed

Plymouth, Vermont: The Calvin Coolidge Memorial Foundation, 1973. Soft cover. Very Good. Jay N. Darling. Calvin Coolidge: cartoons of his presidential years featuring the work of syndicated cartoonist Jay N. "Ding" Darling, August 1923-March 1…

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$128.00


Look Around Heritage Pamphlet Series - Chittenden County Vermont - 9 volumes. by Carlisle, Lilian Baker

Burlington, VT: Chittenden County Historical Society, 1972 - 1975., 1975. Soft cover. VG+. Complete 9 volume set: 1. Burlington. 2. Jericho, Underhill and Westford. 3. Winooski. 4. Essex and Williston. 5. Hinesburg and Charlotte. 6. Bolton a…

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$128.00


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