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image of South Persian Tribal Weaving; A Hali Publication. Reprinted from HALI, The International Journal of Oriental Carpets and Textiles, Volume 5 Number 4 1983

South Persian Tribal Weaving; A Hali Publication. Reprinted from HALI, The International Journal of Oriental Carpets and Textiles, Volume 5 Number 4 1983

by Dodds, Dennis R., James OPie, D. W. Martin, Parviz Tanavoli, et alia, contributors

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1983
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£14.79

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London / Philadelphia: Hali Publications Ltd, 1983. Paperback. Unpaginated, perhaps 75p with a dozen pages of "advertisements" nearly indistinguishable from the main articles, line map in colors, plenty of clear color exhibit photographs and supplementary b&w photos on glazed alkaline paperstock, softbound in 11.5x8.5 inch color wraps. A little edgewear, faint signs of handling, a nice copy structurally sound… Read more
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image of Catalogue of the Washington County Thoroughbred Stock Breeders Association, 1883. Organized June 16th, 1883. Annual Meeting, Third Tuesday of August

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Washington PA: the Association, 1883. 84p., illustrated with numerous cuts of livestock (many illus. are duplicated generics) and a showy plethora of various fonts ("Jersey cattle! Poland-China swine"), softbound, a 10x6.5 inch sewn textblock in paste-fastened wraps. Covers are dusty and edgeworn with corner-tip losses, top and tail of spine panel are badly chipped, expect a few food-flecks as… Read more
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£22.19
image of Peninsula Activities, Review of Progress: Atherton, Woodside, Menlo Park. This is a

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San Mateo CA: Delores K. Jibby, 1949. Spiral_bound. A peculiar book; unpaginated, perhaps two hundred pages, profuse b&w photography (pedestrian, modest reproduction quality), texts rendered from typed ms and holograph headings. Softbound with a wide-diameter wire spiral. Covers are detached (but present) and very ragged along spine fastening, but the leaves are undamaged. A fair to good-only copy,… Read more
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£29.58
image of In Search of Genghis Khan. Photography by Paul Harris

In Search of Genghis Khan. Photography by Paul Harris

by Severin, Tim

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1992
ISBN
9780689121340
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£11.09

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New York: Atheneum, 1992. Hardcover. xii, 241p., illustrated with two doublespread line maps and lots of nice sharp photographs (some in color), first American edition in clothbacked boards and dust jacket. The casing is just slightly edgeworn and the former owner has rubberstamped shelf-side (bottom edge) of the textblock and the front free endpaper, neatly. The dj (unclipped) is… Read more
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image of On the Vertebrate Fauna of the Lower Pleistocene Site 'Ubeidiya

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Jerusalem: The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 1969. Pamphlet. 29p. (text & tables) + XIX (plates both diagrammatic and photographic), large sewn pamphlet in plain printed 10.5x7 inch wraps. Cover bears an ownership signature and a few mild smudges, inside find booksellers' marks on first blank, a very good copy. The lower pleistocene of the Central Jordan Valley;… Read more
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image of 225 Horses. Annual Spring Sale. 225 Horses. Will Sell from 85 to 100 Each Day. Special Notice. Sale commences Tuesday Morning, March 20, promptly at 8 a.m., and we will finish Wednesday, if possible. Stallions, Brood Mares, Youngsters, Teams and Saddle Stallions. Auctioneers: Col. Gen. A. Bain; Capt. Jack Stewart. Bring This Catalogue with You

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Harrodsburg KY: Printed by Democrat Printing Co. for Woodward & Shanklin, 1894. Paperback. 117p., newsprint textblock, paperbound in densely printed 6.5x5 inch russet wraps, textblock is extremely acidic and fragile with a crease and a short split to last leaf, back cover wrap similarly split and creased with a minuscule chip, front cover detached, slightly edgeworn. A good copy,… Read more
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£55.46
image of The Irish Volunteers 1715-1793 A List of the Units

The Irish Volunteers 1715-1793 A List of the Units

by O'Snodaigh, Padraig

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1995
ISBN
9780716525028
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£18.49

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Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 1995. Hardcover. 88p., hardbound in green boards gilt, clean and sound, a very good copy. "The classic period of volunteering commenced with the outbreak of the American War of Independence, when..thousands of troops were withdrawn from Ireland for service in America..To a large extent they represented the armed protestant property of Ireland..There were a few… Read more
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image of Rules governing the use of label authorized by Local Union, no. 58, of San Jose, California

Rules governing the use of label authorized by Local Union, no. 58, of San Jose, California

by [Journeyman Horseshoers Local Union, no. 58]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
[190-]
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£36.98

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San Jose, CA: Local 58, [190-]. 5.5x11 inch leaflet, intended for posting in the workplace, listing 19 rules; paper slightly creased, horseshoe motif at upper left corner. The uniform wage for shops using the union label was set at $3 per day. This wage appears to have been prevalent in the 1890s and early 1900s. We find mentions of… Read more
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image of The Kicking Horse trail, scenic highway from Lake Louise, Alberta, to Golden, British Columbia

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Ottawa: Department of the Interior, 1930. 47p., 8.5x5.8 inches, coated paperstock throughout with plentiful b&w plates from photography, folded map with spot color bound in at back, staplebound three-color decorated wraps (very pretty) with several faint acquisition marks and pencilling and a large deaccession stamp; not too badly uglified. Staples are rusted and exposed at front hinge, slight edgewear… Read more
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image of Workaday heroics. Life and work in Soviet fields

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Moscow: Co-operative Publishing Society of Foreign Workers in the USSR, 1932. 152p., edgeworn wraps, cover joint is weak, spine rough and is damaged at bottom. Celebration of collective farming. Includes a chapter on horse-breeding in Central Asia.
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Wildest horse in America

by Terris, Danny

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Published
1974
ISBN
9780894090035
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Santa Cruz, CA: Children's Art Foundation, 1974. [14p.], wraps, 3x4 inches. Story by a seven-year-old, with illustrations by William LoMele. Discoloration at edge of wraps.
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image of The celebrated running horse messenger; poems

The celebrated running horse messenger; poems

by Phillips, Frances

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1979
ISBN
9780932716088
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Berkeley: Kelsey St. Press, 1979. unpaginated, 6x9.25 inches, very good limited edition of 500 copies in original stapled, picorial wraps. Horsey-poetry. From 1982 - 88, she worked for The Poetry Center at San Francisco State, serving as its director from 1985-88. She was executive director of Intersection for the Arts from 1988-1994, and then became a program officer for… Read more
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image of The hunting day

The hunting day

by [fox hunting]

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Published
1886
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[London?]: [The Graphic?], 1886. Four folio sheets in colors, illustrating the title poem, plainly removed from (per a modern handwritten note, on a post-it) the Christmas number of The Graphic for 1886. 16 x 11 inches, with an average eight vignette images per page; color process is unfamiliar to this cataloguer --not lithographed, yet layered. Paperstock a little browned,… Read more
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image of Speaking through my skin; poems

Speaking through my skin; poems

by Jacobs, Bruce A.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1996
ISBN
9780870134555
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East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1996. 62p., long tls from the African American author requesting a review laid in along with a short author biography, wraps. Winner of the 1996 Naomi Long Madgett Poetry Award. Harvard grad who now works and lives on a horse farm, some of which gets into the poems. Lotus poetry.
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