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The Tartans of the Clans & Septs of Scotland... Vol. II

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Published
1906
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Very Good
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Edinburgh & London: W. & A.K. Johnston, Ltd, 1906 Volume II only, unpaginated. "...with the Arms of the Chiefs" (MacFarland through Wemyss). Unpaginated, with color plates of tartans throughout. Half leather binding (rubbed at edges), gilt lettering on spine, deckled page edges. Faint pencilled notes at lower margin by many of the plates.. Half Leather Hard Cover . Very Good/No… Read more
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An Account of Calligraphy and Printing in the 16th Century

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Published
1949
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Very Good
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$150.00

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New York: Liturgical Arts Society, 1949 Vol. 17, August 1949 #IV Part II From Dialogues Attributed to Christopher Plantin, printed and published by him at Antwerp, 1567. English translation and notes by Ray Nash, Foreword by Stanley Morison. Printed at the Printing Office of Philip Reed, Chicago, 1949. 6 pages plus notes. Covers slightly worn at edges. priority and… Read more
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Day of the Triffids

by Wyndham, John

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1989
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As New
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$50.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1989 Gray leather bound edition, gilt decoration on covers, gilt lettering and raised bands on spine, page edges gilt. 222 pages. Collector's Notes laid in.. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Richard Powers. 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 ''.
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To Your Scattered Bodies Go

by Farmer, Philip Jose

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fiine
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$25.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1971 Special maroon leather bound edition, gilt illustration on covers, gilt lettering on spine, page edges gilt. 221 pages. Previous owners' bookplate on front pastedown. Hard Cover. Near Fiine/No Dust Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Richard Powers. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 ".
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Fountains of Paradise

by Clarke, Arthur C,

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1988
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As New
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$100.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1988 Brown leather bound edition, gilt illustration on covers, gilt lettering and raised bands on spine, page edges gilt. 261 pages. Collector's Notes laid in.. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Bob Eggleton. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 ''.
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Time Machine

by Wells, H. G.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1964
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As New
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$100.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1964 Green leather bound edition, gilt illustration on covers, gilt lettering and raised bands on spine, page edges gilt. 97 pages. Collector's Notes laid in.. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Joe Mugnaini. 7 x 10 ".
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War of the Worlds

by Wells, H. G.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1964
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As New
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$100.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1964 Maroon leather bound edition, gilt decoration on covers, gilt lettering and raised bands on spine, page edges gilt. 221 pages. Collector's Notes laid in.. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Joe Mugnaini. 7 x 10 ".
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Kampus

by Gunn, James

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1986
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As New
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$25.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1986 Special dark blue leather bound edition, gilt decoration on covers, gilt lettering and raised bands on spine, page edges gilt; "Collector's Notes" laid in. 281 pages. . Leather Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket as Issued. 6 3/4 x 9 3/4 ''.
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Electrostatique Tome I Les Distributions

by Durand, E.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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$200.00

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Saint-Germain Paris: Masson et Cie, 1964 516 pages, tan cloth covers, Text block Near Fine condition; ex library copy. spine label inked over, pocket on rear pastedown, label removed from free rear endpage.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 6 1/2 x 9 3/4 ". Ex Library.
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Across the River and Into the Trees

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
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$50.00

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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1990 This is the Easton Press Collector's Edition bound in brown leather with gilt decoration, page edges gilt, raised bands on spine, 308 pages. Gilt at top edge of pages has faint 4" mark.. Leather Hard Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Alan Phillips. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 ''.
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To Have and Have Not

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
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Near Fine
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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1990 This is the Easton Press Collector's Edition bound in brown leather with gilt decoration, page edges gilt, raised bands on spine, 262 pages. Gilt at top edge of pages has 2 tiny marks.. Leather Hard Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Richard Sparks. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 ''.
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Garden of Eden

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
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Norwalk CT: Easton Press, 1990 This is the Easton Press Collector's Edition bound in brown leather with gilt decoration, page edges gilt, raised bands on spine. 247 pages. Tine dog ear at foot of last page.. Leather Hard Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Alan Phillips. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 ''.
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Leather Manufacture in the United States

by Schultz, Jackson S.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1876
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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New York: "Shoe and Leather Reporter" Office, 1876 "A Dissertation on the Methods and Economies of Tanning." Half leather, with raised bands and gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering, 305 pages, 26 b/w plates; with "Report of Theron Skeel on the comparative economies of burning wet spent tan by the various detached furnaces..." 1876. 62 pages, 4 b/w plates.… Read more
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Kohl's Tours

by Kohn, J. G.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1844
Condition
Good +
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$200.00

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Philadelphia: Carey and Hart, 1844 4 tours circa 1844: Scotland. Glasgow, the Clyde, Edinburgh; the Forth, Stirling; Drummond Castle, Perth, and Taymouth Castle; the Lakes. next: Ireland. Dublin, the Shannon, Limerick, Cork, and the Kilkenny Races... next: England and Wales; and last: Austria, Vienna, Prague. Bound together in red half-leather, marbled paper on cover and endpages, inscribed by C. W.… Read more
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Manners and Customs of the Japanese, in the Nineteenth Century...

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Published
1841
Condition
Very Good
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$150.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1841 "..from the accounts of recent Dutch residents in Japan, and from the German work of Dr. Ph. Fr. von Siebold." 298 pages. Maroon binding, gilt lettering on spine. 1 1/4 " tear at title page, label glued to front pastedown "Palatine Reading Club, No. 33, Price 75 cets", spots on outer margin of… Read more
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Wilderness Tips

by Atwood, Margaret

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
ISBN
9780385421065
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$30.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1991 Advanced reading copy, inscribed by author on half-title page. 247 pages.. Inscribed By Author. Advance Reading Copy. Paperback. Near Fine. 6 x 9 1/4 ''.
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Odatis: An Old Love-Tale; A Poem

by Morris, Lewis

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Chequamegon Book Company
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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London: Hildesheimer & Faulkner No date (1890?). Rebound into red leather with gilt lettering and decorations, raised bands on spine, heavy marbled endpages, muslin strips strengthening inner margin binding, 17 pages, 8 b/w plates with tissue protecting each plate. Covers show wear.. Leather Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Havers, Alice & Hood, G. P. Jacomb Illustrators. 10… Read more
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The Vanities Hollywood Parties 2000-2009

by Fink, Larry

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9783829605267
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$30.00

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New York: Schirmer/Mosel, 2011 140 pages, 92 duotone plates, English/German text. Vanity Fair's Oscar parties photographed over ten years by Larry Fink, with a sensual and intuitive eye. shipping may be extra; please inquire.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/As New. 11 x 13 ".
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John Cage Ryoaniji Catalogue Raisonne of the Visual Artworks Vol. I

by Thierolf, Corinna (text by)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9783829606257
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$75.00

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New York: Schirmer/mosel, 2013 Volume One of three, The Ryoanji drawings represent the opus magnum of Cage's visual work, in which the goals for his entire output are rendered visible (170 drawings from 1983-1992) inspired by a 1962 visit to the rock garden of the Ryoanji Zen monastery in Kyoto. 239 pages. Deutsche Textbeilage laid in. shipping may be… Read more
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An Illustrated History of the Counties of Rock and Pipestone Minnesota

by Rose, Arthur P.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good +
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$200.00

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Luverne MN: Northern History Pubishing Company, 1911 802 pages. Dark leather binding, gilt lettering on front and spine, raised bands on spine, all page edges gilt, marbled endpages. Shipping will be extra; please inquire.. Leather. Very Good +/No Dust Jacket. 8 x 10 1/2 ".
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