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Middletown: (Dolmen Press), 1965. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 92pp. Errata slip and publisher's complimentary slip laid in. Faint offsetting on front wrap, else near fine in self-wrappers.
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The Poetical Works of S.T. Coleridge (In 3 volumes)

by COLERIDGE, S.T.

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Published
1835
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London / Boston: W. Pickering / Hilliard, Gray & Co, 1835. Hardcover. Very Good. First American issue? Three volume set. 12mos. Bound in publisher's ribbon cloth gilt. Spines uniformly sunned, modest scattered foxing in text, cloth worn at the crown, still a handsome, very good set.
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A Publisher's Retrospective, 1955-1995

by (BRAZILLER, George)

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Published
1995
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Fine
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(New York): George Braziller, Inc, 1995. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Tall Octavo. Quarter cream cloth over blue paper boards, ribbon-tied folder. Just a touch of wear on the lower board, else fine. A publisher's keepsake celebrating 40 years in a tough business. Inside are nine pieces, including a company timeline, celebratory notes and citations, poems, and a newspaper… Read more
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Troy, New York: Whitston Publishing Company, 1977. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Octavo. 214pp. Pale blue cloth. Fine, issued without dustwrapper.
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Collecting: An Unruly Passion, Psychological Perspectives

by MUENSTERBERGER, Werner

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Published
1994
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Fine
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9780691033617
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1994. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Octavo. 295pp. Illustrated with black and white plates. Fine in fine dustwrapper.
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A Bibliography of Research in Psychotherapy

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Published
1964
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Near Fine
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina, 1964. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 105pp. Printed wrappers. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the cover, wrappers with light toning and wear, near fine. Contains almost 1,000 items, plus several pages of supplementary references.
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Ithaca, New York: The Author, 1950. Unbound. Very Good. Publisher's advertisement. Bifolium, measuring 5½" x 8". Printed in red and black. Some toning and light soil and wear, very good or better. Contains information on the artist and publication (500 copies hand-printed by Abbe, with over 40 woodblock prints), reproductions of three of Abbe's woodcuts, and a blank… Read more
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Rosenbach: A Biography

by WOLF, Edwin, 2nd and John F. Fleming

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Published
1960
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Fine
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Cleveland and New York: World Publishing, 1960. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First trade edition. About fine in a very good dustwrapper with a dark stain on the rear panel and a moderate chip at the foot. Inscribed by co-author John Fleming to Rudy Meltzer, maitre d'hotel of the the famed society restuarant Maisonette in the St. Regis Hotel, and… Read more
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Unbound. Fine. Line block on paper. 1.75" x 4.5". Lettered "Mr Pollitt's Bookplate" and with Beardsley's initials reproduced in the plate. Originally this design was used by Beardsley for his own use and was published as "Bookplate of the Artist" in *A Book of Fifty Drawings*, but sold by Beardsley to Pollitt for his own use. Pollitt was… Read more
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(Exhibition catalog]: Drawings by Aubrey Beardsley

by BEARDSLEY, Aubrey

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Published
1904
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London: Carfax & Co., Ltd, 1904. Softcover. Near Fine. Small octavo. Stapled printed salmon wrappers. Near fine. First comprehensive Beardsley exhibition, listing (but not illustrating) 100 drawings. *MSL 143.*.
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Bookplate of John Henry Ashworth

by BEARDSLEY, Aubrey

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Unbound. Near Fine. Bookplate. 4" x 5.5". Signed by Beardsley in the plate in lower margin. Handnumbered by Ashworth in ink on the verso "No. 23 of 50 J.H.A." Adapted by Ashworth in 1898 from the design for the second prospectus for the *Savoy*. Slight glue residue to corners of verso, near fine. *MSL B2.*.
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Aubrey Beardsley: Catalogue of Drawings and Bibliography

by GALLATIN, A.E. (Aubrey Beardsley)

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Published
1945
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New York: The Grolier Club, 1945. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. Dark blue cloth. 141pp + plates. Fine in very good original blue printed wrappers with small chips and a split along the spine else very good. Reproduces seven drawings by Beardsley, five published for the first time, with a frontispiece of three previously unpublished… Read more
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St. George, Staten Island: Staten Island Museum, 1958. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Small quarto, Japanese-style stitched binding. One stitch broken, a couple of faint drink rings and small chips on the front wrap, some foxing in text, else near very good. Inscribed by John Crawford, Jr. to Frederick Goff.
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Xanadu

by JENKINS, Reeny and Ralph

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Published
1961
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New York: Vantage Press, 1961. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. A trifle rubbed at the crown, very near fine in spine-sunned just shy of very good dustwrapper with a large chip on rear panel affecting some text. Kubla Khan's diary shows up, those who read it re-live it through his eyes. *OCLC* locates but two copies. … Read more
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A Clinical Study of Addison's Disease

by ROWNTREE, Leonard G. and Albert M. Snell

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Published
1931
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Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Company, 1931. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Small octavo. 317pp. Illustrated in black and white, with a single color plate. Bookplate of Lewis Stephen Pilcher on the front fly, almost certainly the noted surgeon and bibliophile whose collection of rare medical books is at Michigan, as well as another owner stamp and signature. Light… Read more
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The Two Forgers: A Biography of Harry Buxton Forman & Thomas James Wise

by COLLINS, John

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Published
1992
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(New Castle, Delaware): Oak Knoll Books, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Octavo. 317pp. Illustrated. Fine in fine dustwrapper.
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A Bibliography in Audition [in Two Volumes]

by HIRSH, Shirley K., edited by

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Published
1950
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University, 1950. Softcover. Very Good. First editions. Two volumes. Quartos. Approximately [400]ff., paginated variously and mimeographed rectos only. Compiled by George A. Miller (Psychology), Walter A. Rosenblith (General and Foreign), Robert Galambos (Anatomy, Physiology, and Theory), and Ira J. Hirsh (Deafness). Clothbacked card wrappers. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the… Read more
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Tennessee Williams: A Collection

by (WILLIAMS, Tennessee). Peter B. Howard

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Published
1981
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Berkeley, California: Serendipity Books, 1981. Softcover. Very Good. Quarto leaves printed rectos only on yellow paper, stapled in upper lefthand corner. 38pp. The last page (an addenda) is detached but present, small creases on first leaf, near fine. Detailed catalogue by a noted Californian bookseller of an exhaustive collection of over 300 items containing manuscripts, playscripts, books, ephemera.… Read more
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Home Again With Me

by RILEY, James Whitcomb

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1908
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Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1908. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Small quarto. Illustrated from drawings by Howard Chandler Christy and decorations by Franklin Booth. Neat owner name and a bit of light offsetting on the front fly, spined dulled, a very good copy. With the custom bookplate of Anne Coe Mitchell, likely the author of several books of… Read more
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The Use of Personal Documents in History, Anthropology and Sociology

by GOTTSCHALK, Louis, Clyde Kluckhorn, Robert Angell

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Published
1947
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New York: Social Science Research Council, 1947. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Printed perfectbound gray wrappers. Ownership stamp and signature of a noted American psychologist on the front fly, a bit of age-toning on the wrappers, else near fine.
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