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The Journal of Commerce Report of the "Titanic " Inquiry. by The Journal of Commerce ( Special Articles By Abell, W. S. And Ginsburg, Benedict W

London and Liverpool: The Journal of Commerce, 1912. Somewhat worn copy, bound into burgundy boards with worn extremities. This is the first one volume edition of the reports that were published serially in the Journal of Commerce, at the time. The origin...

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CA$1,100.00


Snatch Comics 1 by Crumb, Robert

San Francisco: Apex Novelties, 1968. Very good, with wear and creasing to cover, and slight fraying at spine heel. " Git Whitey " on page 4 / Wilson art in 2 panels pages 10 and 11.. Soft Cover. Very Good. ...

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CA$100.00


The Lady of the Lake by Scott, Sir Walter

Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1863. Fine but for some light scratches and scuffs to the Mauchline Ware covers, and traces of wear to extremities of leather spine, which is gilt stamped leather with raised bands. The covers are the McDonald tartan. Th...

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CA$350.00


The Catcher in the Rye by Salinger, J. D

N. Y.: The Modern Library, 1951. Just very good because prev. owner affixed a protective jacket with tape, remnants of which remain on the the covers. Same " protective " covering also had a black border which has leached onto the edges The culprit's ...

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CA$150.00


The Shove Ha'penny Board Displayed A Treatise wherein , Together with the History, the Whole Practice of That Diverting Art and Admirable Mystery are Described by Dayrell-Reed, Trelawney

London: Christophers, 1934. Very good, with sometoning to covers, and darkening to spine. Prev. owner bookplate. Scarce.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good....

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CA$500.00


Simple Speaks His Mind by Hughes, Langston ( SIGNED )

N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1950. About fine, but for slightest traces of wear to extremities, an unobtrusive stain to top edge, and a very slightly sunned spine. A tight, clean copy without the usual spine cracks.Boldly inscribed on the free front fly &q...

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CA$600.00


The Sentiment of Flowers; or Language of Flora by Tyas, Robert

London: Houlston & Stoneman, 1844. About fine but for rubbing and wear to extremities and folds, and tender rear hinge ( still attached and working ). Green gilt stamped leather, with all edges gilt. 29 pages of colour litho. plates.. Presumed First ...

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CA$250.00


Drawings By S. Clay Wilson by Wilson, S. Clay

San Francisco: San Francisco Comic Book Co., 1969. Fine but for minor bumping to corners and browning to peripheries of front cover. No tears. 28 black ink drawings by the San Francisco underground cartoonist including the front and back covers. Limited ...

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CA$450.00


Max Heindel's Letters to Probationers of the Rosicrucian Fellowship 1911 to 1918 Inclusive by Heindel, Max

Oceanside California: The Rosicrucian Fellowship, 1926. Fine but for sticker on front pastedown, with proclaimer's name scratched out. ( I think this actually enhances this copy ).. Fourth Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket ( as Issued ). ...

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CA$375.00


The Coming of the Angels by Hodson, Geoffrey

London: Rider & Co., 1932. Very good, with front endpaper glued to front pastedown, prev. owner name on half title page, and private library sticker on spine. There are a few small, unobtrusive marginal marks.. First Printing of the First Edition. Har...

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CA$250.00


The History and Power of Mind by Ingalese, Richard

London: The Power Book Co., 1903. Very good, with Rosicrucian prayer tipped to front pastedown, prev. owner bkplt., and private metaphysical library stamp on front end paper. There is moderate rubbing to extremities, and the last 3 chapters have some vert...

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CA$150.00


The Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting: Jie Zi Yuan Hua Zhuan, 1679-1701 a Facsimile of the 1887-1888 Shanghai Edition with the Text Translated from the Chinese and Edited by Mai-Mai Sze by Wang, Kai; Sze, Mai-Mai

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1977. Fine but for very minor traces of use, in jacket with unobtrusive sticker scar, a short closed tear in back panel, and faded spine with a little mottling at heel. This remains an attractive copy of thie uncommo...

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CA$150.00


Selected Plays by Williams, Tennessee ( SIGNED )

Philadelphia: Franklin Library, 1980. Fine, unread copy. As new.. Signed by Author. Limited. Full-Leather. Fine. ...

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CA$450.00


A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Robert Louis

N. Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927. Fine but for a Prev. owner name ( dated 1927 ), on front endpaper, toned top edge, and a few very minor traces of use. Complete with all illustrations. the jacket has one short closed tear, and a little wear to ex...

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CA$230.00


The Edible Woman by Atwood, Margaret

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1969. Fine but for prev. owner bkplt. on front pastedown, ( Removeable ? ), and slightest foxing to top edge of text block. The jacket has small traces of use at extremities, an inconspicuous short closed tear , and the ...

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CA$550.00


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