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image of (Broadside): Henry B. Ashmead. Plain and Ornamental Book, Newspaper and Job Printer... Book Printing Department

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[New York: J.H. Colton], 18561956. Unbound. Very Good. Broadside. Approximately 15.75" x 18.25". Printed in blue, red, green, black, and gold with engraved image of the printer's building. Matted and lightly tipped onto matt board. An elaborately printed advertisement on one side only for a Philadelphia printer who sspecialized in fancy printing, and almost certainly printed by Ashmead.… Read more
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A Book About Books

by HARRISON, F.

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Published
1943
Condition
Near Fine
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$50.00

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London: John Murray, 1943. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. First edition. Pages just a little toned, near fine in age-toned good or better dustwrapper with shallow chipping at and near the crown.
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The Country Printer: New York State, 1785-1830

by HAMILTON, Milton W.

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Published
1964
Condition
Fine
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$45.00

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Port Washington: Ira J. Friedman, 1964. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Second edition with new Introduction by Ralph Adams Brown. Octavo. xiii, 360pp. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine. Fine in very good unprinted glassine dustwrapper. "New York State Historical Association Series, Number IV", edited by Dixon Ryan Fox. An exploration of the role of the printing press in American culture.
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(Bloomington): Lilly Library, Indiana University, 1983. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Quarto. 111pp. Illustrated. Perfectbound illustrated wrappers. Corners a little bumped else very near fine.
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Charlottesville, Virginia: University Printing Office, 1975. Unbound. Near Fine. Approximately 6" x 9". Printed one side only. A little age-toning and foxing at the margins, else near fine. An invitation to the landmark exhibition.
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Cleaning, Repairing and Caring for Books

by SHEP, Robert L.

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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London: Sheppard Press, 1983. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Second edition. 12mo. 103pp. Illustrated. Preliminaries lightly foxed, rear pastedown and endpaper with tidemark at top edge, about very good in an about very good dustwrapper with some light foxing and a dampstain at the top edge of the lower panel.
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(Small stand-up broadside): Wise Birds Read Books

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
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$150.00

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New York: New York Times, 1980. Unbound. Fine. Small printed cardboard stand up, with folding cardboard stand attached. 11" x 7.5". About fine. Illustration of two birds reading books, probably aimed at a audience of children.
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Modern First Editions: Their Value to Collectors

by CONNOLLY, Joseph

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
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$25.00

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London: Orbis, 1985. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Second printing. Octavo. 317, [1]pp. Illustrated plates. Pages a bit toned else near fine in fine dustwrapper.
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Bookman's Guide to Americana

by HEARD, J. Norman

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Scarecrow Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good. Second edition. Octavo. Owner's name and phone number, slight staining at the top corner of the pages, small tears at the spine ends, about very good.
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O. Henry Biography

by SMITH, C. Alphonso

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1916. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Quarto. 258pp. Illustrated. Owner's gift inscription on front endpaper, a couple pages roughly opened, faint stains on boards, spine sunned. Affectionately Signed on front fly by the author.
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Children and Books: Third edition

by ARBUTHNOT, May Hill

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Glenview, Illinois: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good. Third edition, later printing. Quarto. 688pp. Page edges and boards foxed and lightly soiled, spine cocked, about very good without dustwrapper as issued.
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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1925. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 95pp. Illustrated. A bit of wear at the extremities, light stain on lower panel, very good or better. Interior is fine.
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image of A Preliminary Checklist of the Writings of Ezra Pound, Especially his Contributions to Periodicals

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New Haven: Kirgo Books, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 73pp. Introduction by Norman Holmes Pearson. Tape offsetting on the preliminaries, bleeding through to the cover, very good.
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Virginia Cartography: A Bibliographical Description

by PHILLIPS, P. Lee

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
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$20.00

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Ann Arbor, Michigan: Arbor Libri Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine. Facsimile of the 1896 edition. Octavo. 83pp. With an introduction by the distributor and copyright holder of this edition, F.J. Manasek. Fine in publisher's cloth.
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Bibliographies of Modern Authors No. 2: John Masefield

by (MASEFIELD, John). I.A. Williams, compiled by

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Published
1921
Condition
Very Good
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London: Leslie Chaundy & Co, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo. 12pp. Sewn card wrappers. Wrappers with some toning, sewing has failed, else near fine.
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New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good. Limited edition. Quarto. 35pp. Illustrated. Designed by Bruce Rogers. Publisher's plain papercovered boards with paper spine label. Neat bookplate on front pastedown, "Bruce Rogers coll." (most likely noting it a part of the owner's Rogers collection) stamped in tiny letters on front endpaper, small Gotham Book Mart ticket on… Read more
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$35.00
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One Hundred and Twenty-Five Years of Publishing, 1837-1962

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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$30.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962. Hardcover. Very Good. Small octavo. 84pp. Illustrated. Binding with some light wear and a scratch on the cover, purple stamp on rear blank. Ironically for a victory lap like this, the textblock is bound in upside-down. Very good lacking the dustwrapper.
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Franklin's Way to Wealth As A Printer

by WOLF, Edwin, An address by

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Published
1951
Condition
Near Fine
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$75.00

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Philadelphia: (Ruttle Shaw & Wetherill), 1951. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition, this is number 193 of 200 numbered copies. 20pp. Green illustrated papercovered boards with green cloth spine. Spine ends and corners lightly rubbed, else fine lacking the glassine dustwrapper.
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At the Shrine of St. Charles

by LUCAS, E.V.

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc, 1934. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First American edition, with a special preface. 12mo. 140pp. Publisher's blue cloth. With four illustrations. Topedge dustsoiled, spine ends with a bit of wear, very good in a very good dustwrapper with some rubbing and edgewear. "Stray" essays on Charles Lamb collected for the centenary of… Read more
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The Little Hunchback Zia

by BURNETT, Frances Hodgson

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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[no place]: (Privately Printed, 1955. Hardcover. Very Good. Christmas gift book. Octavo. 33pp. Illustrated by Maria Horvath. Red cloth titled in gilt. Neat bookplate of Harry C. Goebel on front pastedown, "Christmas books" stamped in tiny letters at bottom of front endpaper, spine sunned, very good with the interior fine. Published for the friends of the Aldine Printers.
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