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New York: The Marchbanks Press, 1928., 1928.. Very good. - A 17-3/8 inch high by 13 inch wide broadside with a color print (probably a wood engraving) by Harry Cimino illustrating the top three-quarters of the sheet. The image, in green, yellow, orange, brown and blue, portrays a farmer tilling his field with a horse drawn plow. Trees… Read more
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$75.00
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Pickering Press, 1958., 1958.. Very good. - An original 12-1/4 inch high by 9-1/8 inch wide broadside handsomely printed in black on cream paper bestowing honorary membership to small pressman Fridolf Johnson. Preceded by an attractive wood engraving of a hand holding a rose by John DePol, the printed text reads "Know All Men that the Chapel of… Read more
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UIT ZELFBEHOUD.

by Holst, A. Roland.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1938).
Condition
Very good
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$150.00

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Maastricht, [Netherlands]: De Halcyon Pers, (1938)., (1938).. Very good. THE EIGHTH BOOK OF THE HALCYON PRESS - Octavo, 8-7/8 inches high by 5-7/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed wraps, titled in red & black on the front cover and in black on the spine. The spine and edges of the covers are darkened with minor wear to… Read more
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GRACE; THE SNAKES AND THE DOGS.

by Foss, Phillip, Jr.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1978).
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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(Dennis, MA): Salt-Works Press, (1978)., (1978).. Very good. - Octavo, soft cover bound in textured light gray wraps with an illustration in ochre & red on the front wrap. The edges of the wraps are slightly darkened. [20] pages, including a pictorial title plus a colophon illustrated with a vignette in red. Very good. <p>Limited edition of 426… Read more
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SALUTE AT 87: AN 87TH BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO BRUCE ROGERS. [Broadside].

by (Rogers, Bruce). Shapiro, Solomon R.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1957.
Condition
Fine
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$50.00

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[Woodstock, NY]: The Mermaid Press, 1957., 1957.. Fine. - Broadside, 10-7/8 inches high by 5 inches wide, titled "Salute at 87 / May 14,1957" followed by the initials "B R" in red within a decorative green frame. The author's name "S. R. Shapiro" is printed below the tribute. Fine. <p>Limited edition of 87 copies printed by Fridolf Johnson… Read more
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SELECTED POEMS OF S. FOSTER DAMON. Edited by Donald E. Stanford.

by (Abattoir Press). Damon, S. Foster.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1974.
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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The University of Nebraska at Omaha, NE: Abattoir Edirions, 1974., 1974.. Very good. - Small quarto [6-1/2 inches high by 5-1/2 inches wide], soft cover bound in silver & light green striped stiff paper wraps with a printed label on the spine. The fragile paper is lightly chipped along the rear joint. 79 pages deckle-edged pages, including… Read more
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Lanston Monotype Machine Company, [1936]., [1936].. Fine. - Quarto, 11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in light blue stapled wraps titled with an attractive dingbat in black on the front cover. 15 pages, plus a colophon printed on the verso of the front cover, and illustrated with an additional 4 page facsimile of… Read more
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$350.00
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STEPHEN CRANE.

by Raymond, Thomas L.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1923.
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Newark, NJ: The Carteret Book Club, 1923.. 1923.. Good. - Octavo, blue boards backed with red cloth with a gilt-lettered label on the spine. The head & tail of the spine & the extremities of the covers are rubbed & the label is chipped. 41 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait of Stephen Crane from a wood engraving… Read more
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SURF

by (Mosher Press). Nickerson, Paul Sumner

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1931.
Condition
Fine
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$35.00

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Portland, ME: The Mosher Press, 1931.. 1931.. Fine. SIGNED BY PAUL SUMNER NICKERSON - Octavo, dark green boards with a vignette by the author in silver on the front cover. ix & 68 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with black-and-white vignettes by Edna Brucker. Near fine. <p>Number 72 of a limited edition of 500 copies printed on Von Gelder paper.<p>This… Read more
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THOMAS HARDY

by (Hardy, Thomas). Tomlinson, H.M

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1929.
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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New York: Crosby Gaige, 1929.. 1929.. Very good. - Octavo, rust orange cloth titled in gilt on the front cover and the spine. [31] deckle-edged pages with the text printed within light blue ruled frames, illustrated with a lithographic portrait frontispiece by Zhenya Gay. The text block is cracked and the overlapping edges of a few leaves are slightly darkened.… Read more
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A BRANCH OF MAY

by Reese, Lizette Woodworth

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1909.
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Portland, ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1909.. 1909.. Good. - Small octavo, olive green cloth with printed labels on the front cover & spine. The binding is lightly rubbed. The spine is darkened & the covers are unevenly darkened. There is a stain to the label on the front cover & to the top corner of that cover. vi, 41 &… Read more
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A BROOKPLATE FOR BRUCE ROGERS

by (Rogers, Bruce). Emmons, Earl H

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Published
1936.
Condition
Very good
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$150.00

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New York: The Maveric Press [i.e. Maverick Press], 1936.. 1936.. Very good. - 16mo, 6 inches high by 3-5/8 inches wide. Softcover, bound in colorfully stitched printed white wraps. The covers are very lightly soiled and creased. 8 pages, including blanks, consisting of a title page, a one-page preface, and the colophon, with an attractive 3-7/8 inch high by 2-1/2… Read more
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A CATALOGUE RAISONNE OF THE FIRST 26 BOOKS PUBLISHED BY VINCENT FITZGERALD AND COMPANY FROM 1981-1992

by (Fitzgerald, Vincent). Wilson, Martha; Haeusgen, Ursula; Garvey, Eleanor; Stein, Donna

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Published
1992.
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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Munchen: Lyrik-Kabinett / New York: Franklin Furnace, 1992.. 1992.. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers in a printed glassine dust wrapper. The binding is very lightly bumped. There is soiling to the rear panel of the dust wrapper & there is a small, light stain to the rear flap… Read more
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New York: The Cuneo Press, Inc., (1940)., (1940).. Very good. - sc A 19 inch high by 12-3/4 inch wide broadside with 76 lines of text from Benjamin Franklin's autobiography printed in 2 columns in Donat type on hand-made paper and illuminated with a superb gilt, red and black initial. There are some minor creases to the edges… Read more
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ORIGINAL PROSPECTUS WITH A COLOR PLATE FOR "JOSEF WEISZ: BLUMEN DER ALPEN"

by (Weisz, Josef)

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Published
1959.
Condition
Very good
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Leipzig and Wiesbaden: Anton Kippenberg / Der Insel-Verlag, 1959.. 1959.. Very good. - sc Quarto, 15-1/4 inches high by 11-1/4 inches wide. A 4-page prospectus printed in black on creamy white stock with the publisher's device on the front cover, together with a full-page color plate depicting Alpine flowers laid loose inside. There are a couple of very small rusty… Read more
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GROWING UP. (Title from colophon)

by King, Susan E

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Published
1987.
Condition
Fine
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[San Francisco, CA]: Fine Print, 1987.. 1987.. Fine. - sc Broadsheet, [20-7/8 inches high by 7-1/8 inches wide, folded twice, as published. Printed in black, red & blue ink on gray stock. Fine. "Written and designed by Susan E. King, Paradise Press, and printed by Wesley B. Tanner and Will Henry Powers for Fine Print, Vol. 13, No. 3, July… Read more
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Bainbridge, PA, & Washington, D.C.: [The Katydid Press], circa [1970]., [1970].. Fine. - sc A group of 8 signed & numbered woodcuts by John Lehman, each printed on fine paper and laid loose in a plain 10 inch high by 8-1/4 inch wide gray paper chemise. The prints include 2 black & white woodcuts, each measuring 6-1/2 inches… Read more
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$250.00
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CHRISTMAS GREETING CARD

by (Whittet & Shepperson)

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Published
1949.
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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Richmond, VA: Whittet & Shepperson, December 1949.. 1949.. Fine. - sc Oblong octavo [6 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], sheet of heavy cream stock on which a Christmas Day affirmation of faith & a Christian resolution are beautifully printed in black with a decorative initial in gilt, red & black. Near fine.
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TYPED LETTER SIGNED by JON WEBB, founder, with his wife Louise (Gypsy Lou), of LOUJON PRESS.

by (Loujon Press). Webb, Jon Edgar. Founder, with his wife Louise (Gypsy Lou), of Loujon Press (1960).

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1967.
Condition
Fine
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$350.00

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Tucson, AZ: May 13, 1967., 1967.. Fine. - sc Small quarto [9-3/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide]. 1-1/3 single-spaced typed pages on olive green Loujon Press letterhead. Dated "5/13/67". Boldly signed in red ink "Jon (& Louise) Webb". Folded twice for mailing. Near fine. <p>A wonderful letter addressed to a writer, in which Webb regrets that he… Read more
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AN ATTRACTIVELY PLAYFUL AND COLORFUL COLLECTION OF EPHEMERA PRINTED BY FRIDOLF JOHNSON AT HIS MERMAID PRESS

by (Johnson, Fridolf; and The Mermaid Press)

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
mid-1950s-mid-1980s.
Condition
Fine
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$200.00

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New York: The Mermaid Press, mid-1950s-mid-1980s.. mid-1950s-mid-1980s.. Fine. - sc 50 individual items of ephemera plus 10 duplicates, printed on stock of various sizes & colors in variously colored inks, most of them illustrated with decorations or vignettes. 3 of the pieces have creases at their edges; 7 pieces have the remnants of mounting tape on the versos. Else,… Read more
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