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The Secret Teachings of All Ages

by Hall, Manly

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The Secret Teachings of All Ages - An Encyclopedic Outline of Masonic, Hermetic, Qabbalistic and Rosicrucian Symbolical Philosophy, Hall, Manly. Hand-numbered and signed Manly P. Hall on colophon, following first title page; this copy is number 1553. Published by The Philosophical Research Society, Los Angeles, 1975. Printed by the Crocker Company. The Golden Anniversary Edition. Elephant Folio: 23" tall.… Read more
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Heretics Of Dune

by Frank Herbert

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Heretics Of Dune, Frank Herbert. Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1984. First Edition, Signed Limited Edition of 1500 copies, this being number 109. Bound in maroon cloth with gilt spine titles; blue endpapers; limitation and title page printed in grey and blue; blue and grey titles; colour frontispiece by Abe Echevarria. Signed by Frank Herbert in black… Read more
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The Expiring Continent: A Narrative of Travel In Senegambia

by Mitchinson, Alexander, William

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The Expiring Continent: A Narrative of Travel In Senegambia, With Observations On Native Character, The Present Condition And Future Prospects of Africa And Colonisation by Mitchinson, Alexander, William. Published by London: Wm. H. Allen And Co., 1881. First Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall. pp. viii, 469. Tipped in folding map of Senegambia backed on linen and 16 full page… Read more
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Borneo and the Indian Archipelago with Drawings of Costumes and Scenery, By Frank S. Marryat, late midshipman from H.M.S. Samarang, surveying vessel. Published by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, Paternoster-Row, London, 1848. First Edition. 4to up to 12" tall; Pp. (4), [v]-viii,[1]-232, colour chromolithograph frontispiece, colour-illustrated engraved title page, 20 leaves of chromolithograph plates, 37 woodcuts to text. Bound… Read more
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Fetichism; A Contribution to Anthropology and the History of Religion, Schultze, Fritz; Translated by J. Fitzgerald. Published by Humboldt Publishing Co, New York, 1885. First English Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 112pp., 46pp publisher's catalogue. Maroon embossed cloth with black titles front and gilt spine titles; decorative endpapers. Light toning to pages and otherwise contents are in fine condition… Read more
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The Gould Collection of Netsuke

by Gould, Irving

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The Gould Collection of Netsuke, Gould, Irving, Photographs by Michael B. Glass, Published by Michael B. Glass & Associates, Inc. Hempstead, New York, 1987. Limited Edition this copy being number 161. Folio up to 15" tall., 448pp. with introduction, index, bibliography and 207 full color plates. Each plate is accompanied with detailed information about the artist, material, date, provenance etc.… Read more
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The Meaning of Mice

by Charles Van Sandwyk

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The Meaning of Mice: Translated for Humans by Charles Van Sandwyk. Van Sandwyk, Charles. Published by The Fairy Press (A Division of Charles Van Sandwyk Fine Arts), Vancouver, 2002. First Edition. 32mo up to 5" tall., 11pp. Wrap around stiff paper boards with paste down title and illustration to front panel; illustrated on inside of the three panels. Accordion… Read more
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The Home Radio How to Make and Use It

by Verrill, A. Hyatt

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The Home Radio How to Make and Use It, Verrill, A. Hyatt. Published by Harper & Brothers, New York, 1922. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 105pp with diagrams; rear ads; laid in T. Eaton Co. advertisement supplement for radio sets and parts. Dark yellow pictorial cloth, printed in blue. In very nice condition; ghost mark to… Read more
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The Burning of The Reichstag

by Reed, Douglas, Special Correspondent of The Times at the Leipzig Trial.

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The Burning of The Reichstag, Reed, Douglas, Special Correspondent of The Times at the Leipzig Trial. Published by Victor Gollancz, London, 1934. First Edition, Publishers Note Laid-In. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 352pp. with four black and white plates. Black cloth boards, gilt spine titles. Text block is clean without markings, tears or folds; a very light toning to edges.… Read more
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The Mercantile Agency Reference Book (And Key) For The Dominion Of Canada, Published by R. G. Dun & Co., Calgary, Halifax, etc., 1908. 'Containing Names and Ratings Of Merchants, Traders And Manufacturers In Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec And Saskatchewan, With List Of Banking Towns, Banks, Bankers, etc.; Collection Laws Of… Read more
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The Balletomane's Scrap-Book

by Haskell, Arnold L.

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The Balletomane's Scrap-Book, Haskell, Arnold L. Published by A. & C. Black, London, 1936. First Edition. Signed by 16 members of Colonel Wassily de Basil's Ballet Russe. 9½" tall. Unpaginated; introduction, acknowledgements followed by 193 captioned black and white photos of the troupe and individual dancers on and off stage. Red cloth boards with embossed dancing figure to front,… Read more
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British Columbia: From the Earliest Times to the Present

by Scholefield, Ethelbert Olaf Stuart

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British Columbia: From the Earliest Times to the Present, Scholefield, Ethelbert Olaf Stuart. Published by The S. J. Clarke Publishing Co. Vancouver, Winnipeg, Montreal, Chicago, 1914. 4to up to 12" tall. Volume I, 688pp., Volume 2, 727pp., Volume 3, 1161pp., Volume 4, 1208pp. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of plates, maps, photographs, etchings, and historical documents. Volumes 1 and 2… Read more
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My Pirate Library

by Philip Gosse

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My Pirate Library, Philip Gosse. Published by Dulau and Company, London, 1926. First, limited edition, no. 139 of 300 copies, signed by Philip Gosse on the limitation page. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 75pp. with two illustrations by Claud Lovat Fraser. Red cloth boards with gilt spine titles; top edge gilt. Contents in fine condition with a small foxing… Read more
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Wisdom vs. Foolishness

by Henry D. Perky

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Wisdom vs. Foolishness, Henry D. Perky, President of Oread Institute. The Perky Publishing Company, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1902. Second edition. 12mo up to 7½" tall., 100pp. with 8 color and black and white plates. Two tone green cloth boards with green titles front and spine, green flowered patterned endpapers; rough cut fore and tail edge. Black stamp to blank page: Compliments… Read more
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Through A Peer Glass. Winnie's Adventures in Wastemonster

by Waghorne, Arthur [Told By]; Wilson, David [Drawn By]

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Through A Peer Glass. Winnie's Adventures in Wastemonster, Waghorne, Arthur [Told By]; Wilson, David [Drawn By]; Published by Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1908. First Printing, First Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 183pp. plus one-page publisher's advert. Frontispiece and 44 illustrations by David Wilson including full page plates and line drawings. Cloth boards with pictorial front and spine. Boards… Read more
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The Classics and The Man of Letters: The Presidential Address delivered to the Classical Association on 15th April 1942, T.S. Eliot, Oxford University Press, London, New York, Toronto, 1942. First Edition; early printing (see Donald Gallup A40). 12mo up to 7½" tall., 27pp. Light blue, yapped-edge card covers with black titles front; sewn binding with two signatures. Contents in fine… Read more
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The Emigrant

by Sir Francis B. Head

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The Emigrant, Sir Francis B. Head. Published by John Murray, London, 1846. 2nd edition. 12mo up to 7½" tall.; 3 preliminary leaves, 441 pp. Three quarter midnight blue leather over marbled boards; all edges marbled. Five gilt panels to spine with scrolled borders, fleurets and title; marbled endpapers; green silk reading ribbon. Rubbing to front board marble paper; very light… Read more
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The Arrow of Gold - A Story Between Two Notes, Conrad, Joseph. Published by Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, 1919. First Edition, First Printing with "credentials and apparently" (no "who") on lines 15 and 16 of page 5 and Publisher's list of 20 titles opposite title page. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 385pp. Navy cloth boards with gilt titles… Read more
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The Insect

by Michelet, Jules

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The Insect, Michelet, Jules. T. Nelson and Sons, London, 1883. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 369 pages illustrated with 140 exquisite plates and vignettes specifically designed for the English edition by Hector Giacomelli. Translated by and with a forward by William Henry Davenport. Brick red cloth boards with detailed floral, insect and bird illustrations in black and gilt to… Read more
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The Spirit- Ridden Konde, D R Mackenzie. J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, 1925. First American edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall. xvi, 17-318 pages with index, frontispiece, folding map and 15 plates. 8vo. Blue illustrated cloth boards with gilt stamped figure to front and gilt titles to spine. Subtitled: "A Record Of The Interesting But Steadily Vanishing Customs And… Read more
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