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Books for Living

by SCHWALBE, WILL

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2017
Condition
Fine in original two-tone paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385353540
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£14.92

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New York: Knopf, 2017. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original two-tone paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.25 in. 272 pp.
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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

by STARRETT, VINCENT

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Published
1933
Condition
Neat, attractive POS to front free endpaper, otherwise near fine in original blue cloth, titles in gilt, and good pictorial dust
Edition
First Edition
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£130.53

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1933. First Edition. Hardcover. Neat, attractive POS to front free endpaper, otherwise near fine in original blue cloth, titles in gilt, and good pictorial dust jacket, retaining original $2.00 price. Dust jacket spine panel sunned; front inner flap split somewhat from front panel, but remaining intact.. Octavo. 5.625 x 8 in. viii +… Read more
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The Reformed Librarie-Keeper (1650)

by DURY, JOHN

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Published
1983
Condition
Fine in original saddle-stitched printed wrappers.
Edition
First Thus
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£29.84

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Los Angeles: William Andrews Clark Memorial Library/ UCLA, 1983. First Thus. Paperback. Fine in original saddle-stitched printed wrappers.. Thin octavo. 5.5 x 8.5 in. xiii + [i], [4] + 31 pp. Introductions by Richard H. Popkin and Thomas F. Wright. Publication no. 220 from the Augustan Reprint Society reproduces the 1650 edition in facsimile.
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30 Signatures to Silver Catches

by FINLAY, IAN HAMILTON

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine in original stapled wrappers, illustrated by Margot Sandeman.
Edition
First Edition
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£130.53

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Tarasque Press, 1971. First Edition. Paperback. Fine in original stapled wrappers, illustrated by Margot Sandeman.. Oblong, narrow octavo. 8.5 x 3 in. Unpaginated. Fully illustrated with 30 reproductions taken directly from original 'tallies', i.e. 'printed slips which are placed with the fish-boxes to identify each vessel's catch, after the boxes have been landed on the quay', with one… Read more
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The Redeemer

by SASSOON, SIEGFRIED

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Published
1916
Condition
Fine in original printed self-wrappers, housed in a custom slipcase manufactured and annotated by Paul Lemperly.
Edition
First Edition
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£932.38

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Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons, 1916. First Edition. Paperback. Fine in original printed self-wrappers, housed in a custom slipcase manufactured and annotated by Paul Lemperly.. Single, folded sheet. 5.75 x 9 in. Published as No. 2 of the "Reprints from The Cambridge Magazine" series. One of 200 copies. Presented by noted Cleveland book collector Paul Lemperly to his… Read more
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Notes on North American Regional Bibliographies

by STREETER, THOMAS W.

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Published
1942
Condition
Near fine in original saddle-stitched olive green printed wrappers.
Edition
First Edition
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£149.18

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Bibliographical Society of America, 1942. First Edition. Near fine in original saddle-stitched olive green printed wrappers.. Octavo. 6.125 x 9.25 in. 16 pp. The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, Vol. 36, 3rd Quarter, 1942. Inscribed by Thomas Streeter to University of Texas Wrenn librarian and scholar Fannie Ratchford on the upper cover.
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No. V-109. The Biography of a Printing Press

by MORRIS, HENRY

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Published
1978
Condition
Fine in original gilt-stamped black morocco with an inlaid "V" on the upper cover by Gray Parrot.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£559.43

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[Boston]: Anne & David Bromer, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original gilt-stamped black morocco with an inlaid "V" on the upper cover by Gray Parrot.. 64mo. Approx. 2 x 2.25 in. 30 pp. Number XXI of XXXV deluxe copies, which includes the leaf of "The Remedy for Micro-Typographobia" with the Lord's Prayer in Dutch printed in 10-point… Read more
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