Recent Arrivals from Borg Antiquarian

Recent Arrivals from Borg Antiquarian

image of THE EXPLORATIONS OF CAPTAIN JAMES COOK; In the Pacific as Told by Selections of his own Journals 1768-1779 / Edited by A. Grenfell Price / Illustrated by Geoffrey C. Ingleton

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New York: The Heritage Press, 1957. Reprint of The Limited Editions Club. Cloth and boards. Fine/Slipcase: Very Good. Geoffrey C. Ingleton. 4to, tan quarter blindstamped leather with gilt title on spine with black label over brown burlap over boards, illustrated with full color frontispiece, sepia drawing of HMS Endeavor on title, 20 chapter headings, and 6… Read more
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image of THE COURTSHIP OF MILES STANDISH; by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow / With Illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy

THE COURTSHIP OF MILES STANDISH; by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow / With Illustrations by Howard Chandler Christy

by Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

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Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Illustrated Reprint
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$30.00

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Indianapolis: The Dobbs-Merrill Company Publishers, 1903. Illustrated Reprint. Decorative cloth. Very Good/None. Small quarto (9 7/8" x 7 1/2"), original publisher's gray cloth with gilt title on spine, decorative spindle and thin floral bordering rules on front cover, very well illustrated by Howard Chandler Christy in color and B&W with color frontispiece (tissue guard) & 42 images (many… Read more
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image of NAPOLEON; An Intimate Account of the Years of Supremacy / 1800-1814 / Edited by Proctor Patterson Jones / With Assistance by Charles-Otto Zieseniss / Preface by Jean Tulard

NAPOLEON; An Intimate Account of the Years of Supremacy / 1800-1814 / Edited by Proctor Patterson Jones / With Assistance by Charles-Otto Zieseniss / Preface by Jean Tulard

by Jones, Proctor Patterson, editor

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1992
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780679414582
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$70.00

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San Francisco: Distributed by Random House / P"ublished by Proctor Jones, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Very Fine/Very Fine. Photo repros. Square quarto (11" x 11"), rich red cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover, archival mylar-protected glossy dust jacket (unclipped) with color image of the youthful First Consul in his red uniform, profusely illustrated… Read more
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image of AFRICA  AETERNA; the pictorial chronicle of a continent / Text by Paul Marc Henry

AFRICA AETERNA; the pictorial chronicle of a continent / Text by Paul Marc Henry

by Henry, Paul Marc

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1965
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First English Language Edition
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$35.00

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Switzerland: Conceived and Produced by Georges and Rosamond Bernier / Sedo S.A. Lausanne in conjuntion with The International Book Society & Time/Life Books, 1965. First English Language Edition. Cloth. Very Fine/Very Good. Quarto (12 1/2" x 10"), tan cloth with gold lettering on spine and black & white zigzag pattern on front cover, illustrated with approximately 150 pages… Read more
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image of WESTERN MEMORABILIA; Collectibles of the Old West / by William C. Ketchum, Jr. / Photography by Alan Joy

WESTERN MEMORABILIA; Collectibles of the Old West / by William C. Ketchum, Jr. / Photography by Alan Joy

by Ketchum, Jr., William C. / photos by Alan Joy

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1980
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780843733570
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$40.00

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New York,N.Y. and Maplewood, N.J.: Hammond / A Routledge Book, 1980. First Edition. Cloth. Very Fine/Fine. Photos. Quarto ( 11 1/4" x 8 3/4"), maroon cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover, archival mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped), profusely illustrated with glossy photos (manly B&W but several in color), beige endpapers, bibliography, index, 256 pages. … Read more
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image of BIBLIOTHECA CORVINIANA; The Library of King Matthias Corvinus of Hungary / Corvina Kiado

BIBLIOTHECA CORVINIANA; The Library of King Matthias Corvinus of Hungary / Corvina Kiado

by Csapodi, Csaba and Kldra Csapodi-Gardonyi

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1981
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
Second, Revised Edition
ISBN
9789631311839
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$125.00

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Hungary: Magyar Helikon, 1981. Second, Revised Edition. Cloth. Very Fine/Fine. Color photos. Folio (13" x 9 1/2"), beige buckram with gold lettering on spine and blindstamped Corinus coat-of-arms on front cover, glossy black dust jacket with white lettering on spine and full-color reproduction of a fully illuminated page of a volume from the Bibliotheca Corviniana (plus white paper… Read more
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image of HOWARD PYLE'S BOOK OF THE AMERICAN SPIRIT; The Romance of AmericanHistory Pictured by Howard Pyle / Compiled by Merle Johnson: with Narrative Descriptive Text from Original Sources Edited by Francis J. Dowd

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New York & London: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1923. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/None. Howard Pyle. Large quarto (12 1/4" x ,9"), beige cloth with brown lettering on spine and front cover with glossy colored plate depicting "La Salle Christening the Country 'Louisiana,'"profusely illustrated by Howard Pyle with more than 200 images (many being full-page plates in color… Read more
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image of TARZAN OF THE APES; Original text by Edgar Rice Burroughs / adapted by Robert M. Hodes / Introduction by Maurice Horn

TARZAN OF THE APES; Original text by Edgar Rice Burroughs / adapted by Robert M. Hodes / Introduction by Maurice Horn

by [Burroughs, Edgar Rice] Hogarth, Burne

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780823050604
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$45.00

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New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1972. First Printing. Cloth. Very Good +/Good +. Quarto (11 1/4" x 8 1/2"), light greenish pictorial cloth with green lettering on spine and front cover, Introduction by Maurice Horn, archival ylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (clipped) depicting Tarzan running with a dagger in hand followed by gorillas, gray endpapers, 32pp. + Book One: 62pp.… Read more
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image of THE GRENADILLO BOX; A Novel

THE GRENADILLO BOX; A Novel

by Gleeson, Janet

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780743246866
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$20.00

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New York London Toronto Sydney: Simon & Schuster, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Fine/Fine. Tall 8vo, pale yellow quarter cloth with pale gold lettering on spine over black boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) designed by Honi Werner, ix, [x-xii] + 338 pages + [2] About the Author. Janet Gleeson is the… Read more
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image of THE KING WHO TRIED TO FRY AN EGG ON HIS HEAD; By Mirra Ginsburg / Illustrated by Will Hillenbrand / Based on a Russian Tale

THE KING WHO TRIED TO FRY AN EGG ON HIS HEAD; By Mirra Ginsburg / Illustrated by Will Hillenbrand / Based on a Russian Tale

by Ginsburg, Mirra

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1994
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$65.00

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New York, etc.: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Glossy pictorial boards. Very Fine/Very Fine. Will Hillenbrand. INSCRIBED & Signed "with Good Wishes" by the Author with a cute drawing of the King, small quarto (10 3/8" x 8 3/8"), glossy pictorial cloth with a colorful bald king putting an egg on his head, cover art… Read more
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image of HOME TO JERICHO

HOME TO JERICHO

by Shuptrine, Hubert

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1987
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition: No. 21277
ISBN
9780848707125
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$35.00

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Birmingham, AL: Oxmore House, 1987. First Edition: No. 21277. Cloth and boards. Very Fine/Fine. Hubert Shuptrine. SIGNED by the Artist on a custom bookplate affixed to the front pastedown, oblong Folio (12 1/2" x 16 1/4" x 1"), brown 1/8th cloth with gold lettering on spine over tan boards with "Hubert Shuptrine's" facsimile signature blindstamped on front cover,… Read more
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image of SKYSTONE AND SILVER; The Collector's Book of Southwest Indian Jewelry

SKYSTONE AND SILVER; The Collector's Book of Southwest Indian Jewelry

by Rosnick, Carl and Joseph Stacey

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780138128340
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$95.00

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Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Very Fine/Fine. Photographs. Quarto (12 1/4" x 9 3/8" x 1 3/8"), tourquoise cloth with silver lettering on spine and blind-stamped Southwest Native American design on front cover, archival mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) depicting Indian silver and tourquoise jewelry, profusely illustrated with B&W and glossy full-color… Read more
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image of WILLIAM BLAKE; Robin Hamlyn and Michael Phillips / Introductory Essays by Peter Ackroyd and Marilyn Butler

WILLIAM BLAKE; Robin Hamlyn and Michael Phillips / Introductory Essays by Peter Ackroyd and Marilyn Butler

by [Blake, William] Hamlyn, Robin; Phillips, Michael; Ackroyd, Peter; Butler, Marilyn [editing & contributions]

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Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810957107
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$60.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Publishers, 2000. First Edition. Cloth. As New/As New. William Blake Glossy B&W plates / June 2019. Quarto (12" x 9 1/2" x 1 1/4"), gray cloth with gold lettering on spine,profusely illustrated with 250 images of William Blake's art (240 in full color) with small frontispiece portait of WB in color by Thomas… Read more
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image of INDIAN ART OF MEXICO & CENTRAL AMERICA; Color Plates and Line Drawings by the Author

INDIAN ART OF MEXICO & CENTRAL AMERICA; Color Plates and Line Drawings by the Author

by Covarubbias, Miguel

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Published
1957
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1957. First Edition. Cloth and boards. Fine/Near Fine. Covarubbias, Miguel. Quarto (10 7/8" x 8 1/2"), black quarter cloth with silver & gold lettering on spine plus silver MesoAmerican motifs (Aztec [?] verticle border & "crouching deity") over beige buckram with brown profile of a stylized MesoAmerican pictograph, illustrated by the author with… Read more
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image of THE ANNOTATED HUCKLEBERRY FINN; Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion) by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) / Edited with an Introduction, Notes, and Bibliography by Michael Patrick Hearn / Illustrations by E. W. Kemble

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New York London: W. W. Norton & Company, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Pictorial cloth. As New/As New. Henry Holiday. Small 4to (10 7/8" x 8 3/4" x 1 3/4"), black cloth with silver lettering on spine and embossed silver image of Huck escaping through a window on front cover, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with full-color… Read more
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image of THE WAR AGAINST WOMEN

THE WAR AGAINST WOMEN

by French, Marilyn

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1992
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
9780671661571
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$20.00

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New York: Summit Books, 1992. First Edition, Second Printing. Cloth. Very Fine/Fine. 8vo, brown quarter cloth with gold spine lettering over beige boards, archival mylar-protected lettered dust jacket (unclipped) with photo of MF on rear panel, 223 pages + [1] (About the Author). Marilyn French (née Edwards) (1929 - 2009) was an important radical feminist and the American… Read more
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image of QUEEN'S FULL; 3 Novelets and A Pair of Short Shorts / Ellery Queen

QUEEN'S FULL; 3 Novelets and A Pair of Short Shorts / Ellery Queen

by Queen, Ellery

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Random House, 1965. First Edition. Cloth and boards. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo, yellow cloth with red lettering on spine and "EQ" on front cover, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket with colored image of a playing card Queen & Skull, publisher's protective red top stain, [viii] + 173 pages + [2] Note about the Author. UNCOMMON Ellery… Read more
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image of LEST DARKNESS FALL; by  L. Sprague De Camp

LEST DARKNESS FALL; by L. Sprague De Camp

by De Camp, L. Sprague

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1996. Book Club Edition. Boards. Very Fine/Very Fine. Ron Waletsky. 8vo, black boards with gold lettering on spine, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with art by Ron Waletsky, 182 pages. L. Sprague de Camp (1907 - 2000) was an American writer of science fiction, fantasy and non-fiction. A major figure in SCI-FI… Read more
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image of RED LIGHTENING; Hugh Holton

RED LIGHTENING; Hugh Holton

by Holton, Hugh

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1998
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780312866877
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$35.00

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New York: A Tom Doherty Associates Book / FORGE, 1998. First Edition, First Printing. Boards. Very Fine/Very Fine. SIGNED by the Author on the title page, 8vo, black boards with bright scarlet lettering on spine, archival mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped), 319 page. SIGNED & in EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION: tight, bright, clean in comparable dust jacket (unclipped). Hubert… Read more
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image of INTERVIEW WITH A VAMPIRE:; The First Book in the Vampire Chronicles / by Anne Rice

INTERVIEW WITH A VAMPIRE:; The First Book in the Vampire Chronicles / by Anne Rice

by Rice, Anne

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Borg Antiquarian
Published
1994
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
Reissue: Ninth Printing
ISBN
9780394498216
Item Price
$125.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. Reissue: Ninth Printing. Cloth and boards. Very Fine/Fine. SIGNED by Author on free front endpaper with "Love," tall 8vo (8 1/2" x 6:), black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over black boards with "AR" in gold on front cover, archival mylar-protected gold "foil" lettered dust jacket (unclipped) by R. D.… Read more
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