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image of Nearer the Moon: from A Journal of Love the unexpurgated diary of Anaïs Nin 1937-1939

Nearer the Moon: from A Journal of Love the unexpurgated diary of Anaïs Nin 1937-1939

by Nin, Anaïs, with a preface by Rupert Pole & biographical notes & annotation by Gunther Stuhlmann

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Published
1996
ISBN
9780151000890
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£18.49

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New York: Harcourt Brace & Co, 1996. Hardcover. xiii, 396p., frontis-portrait, note, preface, the diary, biographical notes, 8 pages of semi-glossy b&w photos, index, gift inscription on flyleaf else very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. Previously unpublished.
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image of Early English Travellers in India; A Study in the Travel Literature of the Elizabethan and Jacobean Periods with Particular Reference to India

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Hardcover. This new, completely revised edition.." states publisher.. xxxii, 382p., illustrated with scattered period cuts on inserted coated stock (poorly reproduced) and hard bound in 8.5x5.5 inch openweave black cloth boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. A very good to fine copy; the casing is sound and bright, and the textblock clean and unmarked (if a little… Read more
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The Journal of Maarten Harpertszoon Tromp

by Tromp, Maarten, diarist; C.R. Boxer, editor

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Published
1930
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Cambridge: at the Cambridge University Press, 1930. Hardcover. xviii, 237p., a variety of plates, a couple of maps on folded onionskin, charts showing of order-of-battle, hardbound in 10x6.5 inch blue cloth boards gilt. A very worn copy that has been restored with genuine success if not pristinity: both hinges supplied with repair-tissue, neatly laid down, and perhaps other now-invisible… Read more
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image of The Hye Ch'o Diary: Memoir of the Pilgrimage to the Five Regions of India. Translation, text and editing by: Yang, Han-Sung; Jan, Yun-Hua; and Iida, Shotaro; Laurence W Preston

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Berkeley / Seoul: Asian Humanities Press / Po Chin Chai Ltd, 2000. Hardcover. 118p., alkaline paperstock, clay-coated and furnishing a number of period and contemporary photos and other images. An ex library copy with accession & discard stamps, a pocket and a sticker scar to dj where label was removed. A clean sound reading copy; it contains the eighth-century… Read more
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£11.09
image of Habsburgs and Zaporozhian Cossacks; The Diary of Erich Lassota Von Steblau, 1595. Translated by Orest Subtelny

Habsburgs and Zaporozhian Cossacks; The Diary of Erich Lassota Von Steblau, 1595. Translated by Orest Subtelny

by Von Steblau, Erich Lassota. Lubomyr R. Wynar, editor & introducer

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Published
1975
ISBN
9780872871199
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£36.98

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Littleton CO: Ukrainian Academic Press, 1975. The first English translation: 144p., illustrated with scattered period facsimiles, hardcover in dark blue cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. Top edge of textblock bears small accession and de-accession stamps, item is generally else unmarked in any way, and is perfectly sound & clean, a bright nice copy.
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image of Russian Travelers to Constantinople in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries

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Washington DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 1984. Hardcover. xvii, 463p (plus Keys to Maps), hardcover first edition in 9.5x6 inch green cloth boards and plain printed dust jacket; careless packing bent and slightly tore the head rim of this handsome volume a little, else absolutely "as new". Has a couple line maps, one folding. Dumbarton Oaks Studies… Read more
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image of The Diary of Kosa Pan (Ok-Phra Wisut Sunthon) Thai Ambassador to France June-July 1686

The Diary of Kosa Pan (Ok-Phra Wisut Sunthon) Thai Ambassador to France June-July 1686

by Kosa Pan (Ok-Phra Wisut Sunthon)

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Published
2002
ISBN
9789747551587
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£13.31

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Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books, 2002. Paperback. [xii], 76p., illustrated with a half-dozen period portraits &c and a modern line map, softbound, a paperback in 9x6 inch glossy decorated wraps. Alkaline paperstock, a nice item in unmolested condition: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. On Kosa Pan's return, a change in kingship brought wholesale torture and massacre, which he did not… Read more
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image of Diary: how to improve the world (you will only make matters worse) continued part three (1967)

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New York: Something Else Press, 1967. 16p. includes covers, 5.25x8.25 inches, alternating font styles and colors (pink, red, blue), purposely faded strikes to deep dark print, foxing else good first edition chapbook in white stapled printed wraps. A Great Bear Pamphlet #11. Lists previous 10 Great Bear pamphlets on rear cover and Notes on the Author on inner rear… Read more
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£25.88
image of French Odysseys; Greece in French Travel Literature from the Renaissance to the Romantic Era

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. Hardcover. xiii, 345p., includes a small section of period illustrations in b&w (poorly reproduced), hardbound in green cloth boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. Book itself is faintly edgeworn with a touch of crimping to top and tail rims, dj looks unmolested in its clear brodart cover, no markings or… Read more
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Recovering: a journal

by Sarton, May

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Published
1980
ISBN
9780393014020
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£11.09

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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1980. Hardcover. 246p. illustrated with b&w photos, very good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. The author's writings about a period of time after receiving a devastating review of her latest book and her resistance to being pigeonholed as a "lesbian writer
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Dancing Ledge

by Jarman, Derek, edited by Shaun Allen

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780879514938
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Woodstock: The Overlook Press, 1993. Hardcover. 254p., film stills, personal photos, very good first US edition stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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image of Coming Into the End Zone: a memoir

Coming Into the End Zone: a memoir

by Grumbach, Doris

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780393030099
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1991. Hardcover. 256p., very good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. On the brink of 70 Grumbach began a notebook of her life and private ruminations. Much on the loss of close friends to AIDS.
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Journal of a Solitude

by Sarton, May

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Published
1973
ISBN
9780393074741
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£11.09

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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1973. Hardcover. 208p., frontis-portrait, b&w photos, very good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Grier C***.
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The House by the Sea: a journal

by Sarton, May, photographs by Beverly Hallam

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Published
1977
ISBN
9780393075182
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1977. Hardcover. 287p., illustrated with b&w photos throughout, foxing to top edge else very good first edition, first printing stated in cloth boards and lightly-worn but heavily price-clipped dj. Grier A*C***. sarton's journal of her time living on the coast of Maine.
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image of Working Days: the Journals of The Grapes of Wrath 1938-1941

Working Days: the Journals of The Grapes of Wrath 1938-1941

by Steinbeck, John, edited by Robert deMott

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Published
1989
ISBN
9780670808458
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New York: Viking Press, 1989. Hardcover. lvii, 180p., frontis-portrait, preface, introduction, notes & annotations, glossy b&w photo and facsimile pages section, very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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image of Diary of a Lesbian a Triumph Fact Book

Diary of a Lesbian a Triumph Fact Book

by Vail, Ann

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Published
1967
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Van Nuys: Triumph News Co, 1967. Paperback. 190p., lightly-worn first printing PBO in pictorial wraps. Lesbian pulp fiction. Triumph Fact Book TNC 103. Lesbian pulp fiction masquerading as a case study.
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image of A Passionate Apprentice: the early journals 1897-1909

A Passionate Apprentice: the early journals 1897-1909

by Woolf, Virginia, edited by Mitchell A. Leaska

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Published
1990
ISBN
9780151712878
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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990. Hardcover. xlviv, 444p., editor's preface, introduction, family tree, appendixes, index, extensive footnotes, very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unlipped dj.
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image of Memorandum and Anecdotes of the Civil War / A Private Soldier's Christmas Dinner; The two in one - 52 pages - good reading

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Kaukauna WI: Self-published by the author, 1914. Pamphlet. 50p., a couple of photographic and other illustrations, find a tipped-in leaf with Gettysburg Address recto and sentimental poem (original) verso, Professionally printed in Milwaukee. Softbound booklet in 7.5x5 inch stapled decorated wraps; spinefold abraded, edgewear and tiny corner-tip dog ears (cover leaf has lost its ear), dust-soil, paper toned but… Read more
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image of Journal of a Trip to the Shepherd, Banks, and Torres Islands and to Espiritu Santo and Efate in the New Hebrides. November 15, 1963 to December 24, 1963

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1965. Paperback. 91p., text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, comb-bound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue cover sheets. Mild external edgewear with marginal toning and a fews dots of spattered ink, a handleable copy quite sound and entirely clean and unmarked within. Study of Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns… Read more
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image of West New Guinea Journal. May 6, 1960 to July 10, 1960

West New Guinea Journal. May 6, 1960 to July 10, 1960

by Gajdusek, D. Carleton

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Published
1964
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£16.27

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1964. Spiral_bound. 128p., find a few small sketches (part of journal entries), text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms. DISBOUND, unfortunately; left margin is perforated for a comb-style spine but the comb is absent and the printed cover sheet has its perforations torn away. As is, the text is complete and a… Read more
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