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cover of Mosaic

Mosaic

by Roman, Judith

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Bloomington, Indiana: The Raintree Press, 1979. RARE. Not found at WorldCAt, no copies in current commerce. Contains 16 poems by Judith Roman "For My Friends". Near Fine, faint browning to wrappers. One for the Raintree Press completist. . First Edition. String Tied. Near Fine. Narrow 4to. Chap Book.
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cover of Letters: written in unblushing candor to Eric Rensberger ...

Letters: written in unblushing candor to Eric Rensberger ...

by Rensberger, Eric

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Bloomington, Indiana: The Raintree Press, 1981. SCARCE, WorldCat locates only 3 libraries with holdings. No copies found in current commerce. A Lockerbie Square chapbook. Published by Fredric Brewer at the Raintree Press, and SIGNED by Rensberger and initial-signed by Brewer at Colophon Page. No indication of number of copies printed, likely fewer than 100. Near Fine, slight fading to front… Read more
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cover of The Mayan Mystery

The Mayan Mystery

by Nichols, Dale

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Published
1976
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Chicago: The Cherrburn Press, 1976. Designed and printed by R. Hunter Middleton at his Cherryburn Press in Chicago. 49 pages; illustrations, errata slip tipped at rear. Near Fine in handmade paper covered boards, cloth spine with paper label, one corner of label starting to lift, tiny rubs at corners. . First Edition. Paper Covered Boards. Near Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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cover of Doctor Faust: A Play. Based Upon Old German Puppet Versions

Doctor Faust: A Play. Based Upon Old German Puppet Versions

by Owens, Harry J.; Woodcuts by Fritz Kredel

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Published
1953
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Near Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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No Place: Harry J. Owens for The Caxton Club, 1953. One of 350 unnumbered copies printed for The Caxton Club, layout by Victor Hammer, presswork by Jacob Hammer and binding by Elizabeth Kner. Near Fine, light rubbing at edges, white splotch seen in picture rear cover a flaw in the hand-made paper. Top edge gilt. A lovely example of fine… Read more
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cover of The Seasons

The Seasons

by Thomson, James; Illustrations by Mary Woods

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Published
1947
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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London: L[ondon] C[ounty] C[ouncil] Central School, 1947. "Printed at the London County Council Central School of Arts and Crafts Southampton Row, W.C.1. Illustrations by Mary Woods, under the direction of John Farleigh. Etching also by Mary Woods under the direction of W.P. Robins. Printed by the Machine Class under the direction of J.A. Smith. Typography by the Technical School under… Read more
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cover of Bibliotheca Askeviana. Sive Catalogus Librorum rarissimorum Antonii Askew, M.D.

Bibliotheca Askeviana. Sive Catalogus Librorum rarissimorum Antonii Askew, M.D.

by

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Published
1775
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Londini (London): S. Baker and G. Leigh , 1775. Bound in early 20th c. pale green cloth, title and incorrect date of 1885 in black lettering at spine, the first eight crossed out and corrected in ink. Remnants of label top corner front cover, remnants of Harvard College Library bookplate at front paste down, small Harvard stamps dated 1900 at… Read more
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cover of [Miniature Book]  Jake Zeitlin and the Big Red Barn

[Miniature Book] Jake Zeitlin and the Big Red Barn

by Weber, Rev. Francis J.

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Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1972. Fine in red cloth, as issued. Printed and bound by Cathay Press Limited, Hong Kong. . First Edition. Cloth. Fine. 2 1/2" h x 1 5/8" W. Miniature.
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cover of [Miniature Book]  Jake Zeitlin and the Big Red Barn

[Miniature Book] Jake Zeitlin and the Big Red Barn

by Weber, Rev. Francis J.

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Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
Pirated Edition
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£170.52

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Los Angeles: Press in the Gatehouse , 1972. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER Jake Zeitlin at front end page -"Jan. 2, 1978 To Gary, This pirated edition from the pirate Jake". Colophon: "ca. 150 copies pirated from the HONG KONG EDITION by the Pirate in the Gatehouse". ASSOCIATION COPY, at the time the owner, Gary Steigerwald, was a young bookseller… Read more
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cover of [Miniature Book]  Victor Hammer

[Miniature Book] Victor Hammer

by Irwin, Eleanor

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Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Buffalo, NY: The Hillside Press , 1982. #222 of 350 copies printed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR at colophon. Fine in red cloth, as issued. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine. 2 1/2" h x 2" W. Miniature.
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cover of (Fine Printing)  Wer ist du Victor Hammer ?

(Fine Printing) Wer ist du Victor Hammer ?

by Koch, Rudolf; Translated by Ulrich Middeldorf

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Published
1952
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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Lexington, Kentucky: Printed by Jacob Hammer at The Gravesend Press , 1952. 300 copies were printed on Hoyle paper. (Victor Hammer, Artist and Printer, p. 176). Plain wrappers, printed in German with inter-linear translation into English in red. Near Fine, slight crease at fore edge of rear wrapper. 11 pages. SCARCE in current commerce. Laid in a TLS from Asociate… Read more
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cover of Sarmatia, the Early Polish Kingdom, from the Original Nuremberg Chronicle by Hartmann Schedel, Printed by Anton Koberger in 1493

Sarmatia, the Early Polish Kingdom, from the Original Nuremberg Chronicle by Hartmann Schedel, Printed by Anton Koberger in 1493

by Translated, with Introduction and Notes By Bogdan Deresiewicz; Preface by Aleksander Janta

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Edition
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Los Angeles: The Plantin Press, 1976. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY TRANSLATOR at half-title -"To Gary, With best wishes, Bogdan Deresiewicz Los Angeles, June 25, 1976". A Fine copy. #154 of 350 copies printed. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY TRANSLATOR. Limited and Numbered Edition. Cloth. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Presentation Copy.
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cover of A Commonplace Book of Cookery

A Commonplace Book of Cookery

by Grabhorn, Robert; introduction by M. F. K. Fisher

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Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1975. One of 425 copies printed, the second book of The Arion Press. Cloth spine over patterned paper covered boards. With 2 copies of the prospectus for the book laid in. Compiled by Robert Grabhorn, this book contains "a collection of proverbs, anecdotes, opinions, and obscure facts on food, drink, cooks, dining, diners & dieters,… Read more
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cover of Antiquarian Lust

Antiquarian Lust

by

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine in Wraps, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
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£213.15

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Angelopolis (Los Angeles): [Press of the Pegacycle Lady], 1973. One of 80 copies that were sewn into red printed wrappers. SIGNED "Zeldi Waples (William Dailey) at end of his contribution on p. 7. "Four delightful (and quite amusing) short stories of eroticized bibliomania. 14 pp. Contents: A unique copy, by Chiron [Michael Horowitz] -- Scout-out at Acres-of-books, by Zaldi Waples… Read more
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cover of Logic and Tea; Letters of the Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson to Members of the Roswell Family of Oxford

Logic and Tea; Letters of the Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson to Members of the Roswell Family of Oxford

by Reverend Mr. Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll); Notes by Jan Susina and F.(redric) Brewer ; Illustrations by John Tenniel

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Bloomington, Indiana: Fredric Brewer, Publ., 1984. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER Fredric Brewer at limitation page -" for Gary Steigerwald 17 Jan 1984 Fredric Brewer". #92 of 140 copies. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Illustrated end papers by John Tenniel. . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY PUBLISHER. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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cover of Thomas Bewick & the Fables of Aesop

Thomas Bewick & the Fables of Aesop

by Bewick, Thomas; Aesop; Biographical Sketch by John W. Borden; History of the Fables by Janet S. Krueger

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Published
1983
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Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1983. "With an original leaf from the first edition (1818) of The Fable of Aesop and a new impression from one of Bewick's original wood engravings." Fine in plain white paper jacket, title in pencil at spine. Publisher's prospectus laid in. Publication no. 175 of The Book Club of California. one of… Read more
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cover of A Garland for Jake Zeitlin on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday & the Anniversary of His 40th Year in the Book Trade

A Garland for Jake Zeitlin on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday & the Anniversary of His 40th Year in the Book Trade

by Edited by J. M. Edelstein

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Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
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Los Angeles: Grant Dahlstrom & Saul Marks, 1967. Presentation and Association Copy, SIGNED by Jake Zeitlin at the half-title page -" To Gary, With all my great hopes for his future as a bookman Jake July 12, 1975". From the collection of Gary Steigerwald, at the time a young bookseller working for Zeitlin. One of 800 copies. Fine. Typography by… Read more
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cover of Printing Poetry; A Workbook in Typographic Reification

Printing Poetry; A Workbook in Typographic Reification

by Burke, Clifford; Foreword by William Everson

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited First Edition
ISBN
9780912962016
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San Francisco: Scarab Press, 1980. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at half-title page -"for Gary Steigerwald in the middle of America. Clifford Burke". Prospectus for the book laid in, along with 2 bookmarks of handmade paper SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR -"for the love of the art of the book Clifford". Also laid in a broadside poem, 6" x 12… Read more
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cover of Saul Marks & The Plantin Press : The Life and Work of a Singular Man

Saul Marks & The Plantin Press : The Life and Work of a Singular Man

by Marks, Lillian

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered First Edition
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£255.78

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Los Angeles: The Plantin Press, 1980. #26 of 350 copies SIGNED by Lillian and designated by her "No. 26 Gary Steigerwald's Copy Lillian Marks". Fine in a Very Good Plus slipcase, the top corner bumped and splitting along the 2 long edged at the top side. With publisher's prospectus for the book laid in. With two essays by Saul… Read more
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cover of (Presentation Copy)  Quilting (with 7th Poem and Prospectus laid in)

(Presentation Copy) Quilting (with 7th Poem and Prospectus laid in)

by Low, Denise

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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Lawrence, Kansas: The Holiseventh Press, 1984. #18 of 183 signed and numbered copies in the edition. Illustrated by Linda Samson-Talleur, and SIGNED by her and Denise Low at limitation page. Contains limitation page and six poems, each poem printed on 1 folded sheet measuring 60 x 20 cm.; the poems with title page and colophon lie loose in box. With… Read more
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cover of Remembering Harold Percy Ullman 1899-1976; October 17, 1976, UCLA Faculty Center

Remembering Harold Percy Ullman 1899-1976; October 17, 1976, UCLA Faculty Center

by (Ullman, Harold Percy); Zeitlin, Jake and Several Others

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Published
1977
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Fine in Wraps, as Issued
Edition
Limited Edition
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Pasadena, Ca: Grant Dahlstrom, 1977. One of 300 unnumbered copies printed for the occasion. Fine, pages uncut. Uncommon. . Limited Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Fine in Wraps, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.
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