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image of American medical bibliography 1639-1783; a chronological catalogue, and critical and bibliographical study of books, pamphlets, broadsides, and articles in periodical publications relating to the medical sciences: medicine, surgery, pharmacy, dentistry, and veterinary medicine; printed in the present territory of the United States of America during British Dominion and the Revolutionary War.  Yale University. School of Medicine. Dept. of the History of Science and Medicine. Publication, no. 40

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New York, Harper, 1962, 1962. Fine. [1st ed.] ; 885 p. ill. ; Series: Yale University. School of Medicine. Dept. of the History of Science and Medicine. Publication, no. 40 ; LCCN: 61-17786 ; LC: Z6659; Dewey: 016.61; NLM: W1; OCLC: 710107 ; blue cloth with gold lettering ; no dustjacket ; extremely important bibliography of historical… Read more
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image of L. Frank Baum, Creator of Oz : [A Biography] [Works by L. Frank Baum; Frontier Storekeeper_Newspaper Editor; Becoming a Writer in Chicago; New Life in California; Royal Historian of Oz; Actor Playwright, Oil Salesman]

L. Frank Baum, Creator of Oz : [A Biography] [Works by L. Frank Baum; Frontier Storekeeper & Newspaper Editor; Becoming a Writer in Chicago; New Life in California; Royal Historian of Oz; Actor Playwright, Oil Salesman]

by Rogers, Katharine M. [subject: Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919] [Henry Sene Yee, John R. Neill

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Published
2002
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Fine
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9780312301743
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New York : St. Martin's Press, 2002., 2002. Fine. 1st edition, 1st printing ; xvi, 318 pp. ; illustrated ; 25 cm. ; ISBN: 031230174X; 9780312301743; LCCN: 2002-69826 ; OCLC: 49821190 ; LC: PS3503.A923; Dewey: 813/.4 ; brown cloth with silver lettering, in photographic dustjacket ; "In this first full-length adult biography of Baum, Rogers discusses some of… Read more
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image of Takejiro Hasegawa e le fiabe giapponesi del Museo Stibbert = Takejiro Hasegawa and the Japanese fairy tales of the Stibbert Museum. [The tongue cut sparrow; Story of Matsuyama kagami; The rat's plaint : an old legend; Old woman who lost her dumpling; The fisher-boy Urashima [Urashima Taro]; Eitaku -- Battle of the monkey and the crab; Momotaro

Takejiro Hasegawa e le fiabe giapponesi del Museo Stibbert = Takejiro Hasegawa and the Japanese fairy tales of the Stibbert Museum. [The tongue cut sparrow; Story of Matsuyama kagami; The rat's plaint : an old legend; Old woman who lost her dumpling; The fisher-boy Urashima [Urashima Taro]; Eitaku -- Battle of the monkey and the crab; Momotaro

by Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938 長谷川 武次郎 ; Riccardo Franci; Thompson, David, 1835- ; James, TH, Mrs.; Lin Hongzhi; Little, Archibald John, 1838-1908; Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904 ; Chamberlain, Basil Hall, 1850-1935; Hepburn, JC 1815-1911; Bostwick

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Published
2008
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As New
ISBN
9788883474781
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$198.00

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Livorno : Sillabe, 2008., 2008. As New. 203 pp. : color illustrations ; 22 x 24 cm. ; ISBN: 9788883474781; 8883474783 ; OCLC: 298180010 ; color illustrated stiff paper wrappers ; Catalogue of the collection./ Text in English and Italian./ Stibbert Museum, Florence (Tuscany)./ Includes bibliographical references. ; facsimile texts include: The tongue cut sparrow / Takejiro Hasegawa;… Read more
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[London] : Andre Deutsch, 1964., 1964. Very Good. [1st edition, 1st printing] ; 192 pp. ; 18 cm. ; LCCN: 66-2211 ; LC: Z323; Dewey: 658.89070573 ; OCLC: 574443 ; "A Grafton Book" ; black cloth with gold lettering ; "...the theme of Bibliography in the Bookshop, starting with the function of the bookseller… Read more
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image of The Bookman's London. [The London Scene; Some London Authors; Some London Publishers; London Booksellers; Literary Homes; The Haunts of Writers]

The Bookman's London. [The London Scene; Some London Authors; Some London Publishers; London Booksellers; Literary Homes; The Haunts of Writers]

by Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982. [introduction by John Baker; illustrations, Ford Maddox Brown, F. Waddy, Maclise, Robert Tait, William Orpen, photo, Mark Gerson]

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
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London : John Baker, 5 Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall, 1969., 1969. Fine. Revised and republished ; 173 pp. ; 23 plates ; illustrated, facsimiles, portraits ; 23 cm. ; ISBN: 0212983598; 9780212983599 LCCN: 75-465277 ; LC: PR110.L6; Dewey: 820.9 ; OCLC: 1135846 ; yellow and red cloth with silver lettering, in yellow, white and black… Read more
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image of Old and rare : thirty years in the book business. [30] [Morningside heights; Strasbourg am Rhein; Five years in Siberia; Incunabulum; Books After the Blitz; British Succession; English Basements; Continental Coups d'Oeil; New York; Checklist of Old

Old and rare : thirty years in the book business. [30] [Morningside heights; Strasbourg am Rhein; Five years in Siberia; Incunabulum; Books After the Blitz; British Succession; English Basements; Continental Coups d'Oeil; New York; Checklist of Old

by Rostenberg, Leona. ; Stern, Madeleine B. (Madeleine Bettina) , 1912- ; [photos, Fred A. Atlas, Jacques Vellekoop]

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
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New York : Schram ; London : Prior, 1974., 1974. Very Good. [1st edition, 1st printing] ; 234 pp. ; illustrated ; ISBN:0839001304 ; LC: Z286.A55R67 ; Dewey: 658.809070573 ; LCCN: 74-8970 ; OCLC: 181818298 ; brown cloth with gold lettering, in brown, red and white pictorial dustjacket ; 12 pages of black an d white… Read more
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image of Between Boards : New Thoughts on Old Books. [Mistress Folly's Life Cycle; America in Strange Places; Feminism is Collectible; Public Relations; Books that Swing the Pendulum; Curiouser; Catalogues_Collections;  Antiquarian Bookseller's Credo]

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Montclair, N.J. : Allanheld & Schram, 1978., 1978. Very Good. [1st edition, 1st printing] ; 209 pp. ; Dewey: 020.75 ; ISBN: 0839002084 ; LCCN: 77-15896 ; LC: Z987.R83 ; OCLC: 218498132 ; tan cloth with gold lettering, in brown, red and grey dustjacket ; price-clipped dustjacket ; ex-lib, with stamps on title page and page 209,… Read more
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image of The Libraries of London.[The British Museum; Victoria_Albert Museum; Patent Office Library; National Central Library; Parliamentary Libraries; London Borough Libraries; Guildhall Library; University of London Library; Medical Libraries; Music Libr

The Libraries of London.[The British Museum; Victoria & Albert Museum; Patent Office Library; National Central Library; Parliamentary Libraries; London Borough Libraries; Guildhall Library; University of London Library; Medical Libraries; Music Libr

by Irwin, Raymond. Staveley, Ronald. [Frank C Francis, A C Townsend, H T Pledge, A W Wheen, F W Gravell, S P L Filon, I P Gibb, C S A Dobson, S Gordon, D W King, J D Stewart, F R Smith, A H Hall, H R Mainwood, I Darlington, J H P Pafford, Le Fanu, Bea

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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London : Library Association, Chaucer House, Malet Place, 1964., 1964. Very Good. 2d, rev. ed. ; 332 pp. ; LCCN: 62-1104 ; LC: Z791 ; OCLC: 575005 ; blue cloth with silver lettering ; bump to fron top cover corner ; binding imperfection on front cover affects one thread ; spine slightly sunned ; a summary… Read more
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image of The Greatest Book in the World, and Other Papers. [Shakespeare and the

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Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1925., 1925. Very Good. 1st trade edition, 4th impression ; [so-called 4th edition] ; xvii, 451 pp. ; illustrated, (some in color), facsimiles, portraits ; 21 cm. ; LCCN: 25-17139 ; LC: PS3527.E917; Dewey: 081 ; OCLC: 773877 ; An Atlantic Monthly Press publication ; beige and brown cloth with pasted paper… Read more
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Collector's Progress.

by Lewis, W. S. (Wilmarth Sheldon), 1895-1979. [subject: Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797; art, JG Eckhardt, Wootton, Grinling Gibbons, William Evans, John Henry Müntz, John Carter (1748-1817), Richard Bentley, Hugh D Auchincloss, J C Barrow; assoc: Jack Hol

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
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$140.00

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London : Constable & Co Ltd ; [Edinburgh : Printed in Great Britain by R. & R. Clark, Ltd], 1952., 1952. Very Good. [British edition] ; 245 pp. ; illustrated ; 23 cm. ; LCCN: 53-67093 ; OCLC: 70299655 & OCLC: 2291303 ; LC: Z989; Dewey: 010 ; blue cloth with silver lettering, in tattered and patched pictorial… Read more
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image of The Comic Book : The One Essential Guide for Comic Book Fans Everywhere. [History of Comic Books; Golden Age; Silver Age; 1990s; Grading, Assessing_Collecting; Original Comic Art; Trivia; Dandy_Beano Annuals; Creators; Comics Titles; etc]

The Comic Book : The One Essential Guide for Comic Book Fans Everywhere. [History of Comic Books; Golden Age; Silver Age; 1990s; Grading, Assessing & Collecting; Original Comic Art; Trivia; Dandy & Beano Annuals; Creators; Comics Titles; etc]

by Sassienie, Paul. [eds., Mary Remnant, Nadine Bazar; design, David Fordham; photos, Michael Holford; art, J Leech; foreword, Jim Shooter]

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Published
1994
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Very Good
ISBN
9781555219994
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Edison, N.J. : Chartwell Books, Inc., 1994., 1994. Very Good. 336 pp. : color illustrations ; 30 cm. ; ISBN: 1555219993 ; OCLC: 31920160 ; LC: PN6725; Dewey: 741.5/0973/075 ; black cloth with gold lettering, in color dustjakcet ; small tear on page 121-122 ; small tear to front top corner of dustjacket ; "[C]ontains four main sections,… Read more
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image of The Reader's Encyclopedia : An Encyclopedia of World Literature and the Arts.  [Crowell's Handbook for Readers and Writers]

The Reader's Encyclopedia : An Encyclopedia of World Literature and the Arts. [Crowell's Handbook for Readers and Writers]

by Benét, William Rose, 1886-1950 [Benet], ed. [coauthors, Gerwig, Henrietta, b. 1895; Irene Hendry]

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780713629729
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New York : Thomas Y. Crowell Company ; Kingsport, TN : Printed ... by the Kingsport Press, Inc., 1948., 1948. Very Good. 4 volumes ; brown cloth with golding lettering ; 1242+[7] pp. ; LCCN: 48-8901 ; OCLC: 788680 ; Based on Crowell's handbook for readers and writers, ed. by Henrietta Gerwig ; similar to ISBN: 071362972X… Read more
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image of Bookman's Guide to Americana. [Directory of Book Dealers]

Bookman's Guide to Americana. [Directory of Book Dealers]

by Heard, J. Norman (Joseph Norman), 1922- [with Charles F. Hamsa]

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Published
1986
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Good
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Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1986., 1986. Good. 9th edition ; ISBN: 0810818949 ; LCCN: 86-6467 ; OCLC: 13334026 ; vi, 468 p. ; 23 cm. ; red cloth with gold lettering ; slight knock ; ex-lib, stamps, labels, withdrawn stamp ; barcode torn from back ep ; otherwise G
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image of American Authors 1600-1900 : A Biographical Dictionary of American Literature. [The Author Series]

American Authors 1600-1900 : A Biographical Dictionary of American Literature. [The Author Series]

by Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-2006. ; Haycraft, Howard, 1905-1991, eds.[photo coll., Frederick Meserve, photos, Mathew Brady,etc; B. Alsterlund, Eleanor Danysh, Miriam Allen deFord, Dorothy Fletcher, Mary Grahn, K. Ward Hooker, Julia Johnsen, Lina Kahn, etc

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Published
1977
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Very Good
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New York : The H. W. Wilson Company, 1977, 1977. Very Good. 8th printing of the 1939 edition ; vi, 846 pp. ; 26 cm. ; ISBN: 0824200012; 9780824200015; National Library: 01210500R LCCN: 38-27938 ; OCLC: 269102 ; Complete in one volume with 1300 biographies and 400 portraits ; very slight soiling to bottom of textblock ;… Read more
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台北市:源流出版公司 [Taibei Shi : Yuan Liu chu ban gong si], 2004., 2004. Very Good. 255 pp. : illustrated with more than 100 color photographs ; 27 cm. ; Chinese text with English titles ; ISBN: 9573253534 ; OCLC: 58593215 ; colorful, stiff paper wrappers ; Chinese-British bibliophile Zhong Fang-Ling discovers a Book Paradise in th e many and… Read more
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image of A Catalogue of the Library of Charles Lee Smith. [Literature; North Caroliniana; History; Biography; Memoirs, Letters, Addresses...; A Scholar's library; Charles Lee Smith, bibliophile; Charles Lee Smith ; A statement of appreciation]

A Catalogue of the Library of Charles Lee Smith. [Literature; North Caroliniana; History; Biography; Memoirs, Letters, Addresses...; A Scholar's library; Charles Lee Smith, bibliophile; Charles Lee Smith ; A statement of appreciation]

by Folk, Edgar Estes, editior. ; Smith, Charles Lee, 1865-1951. [Thurmin D. Kitchin, Edgar Estes Folk, Charles Lee Smith]

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Published
1950
Condition
Fine
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Wake Forest, NC : The Wake Forest College Press, 1950., 1950. Fine. xxx, 654 pp. ; LCCN: 50-58159 ; OCLC: 1443890 ; photographic plates featuring the collection of books, and title pages from several important items and manuscripts, such as those of Ruskin, the Plantin Press, Locke, Milton, Spotswood, Fiddes, Owen Jones, etc. ; with articles: A… Read more
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image of The Printing Industry : An Introduction to its Many Branches, Processes and Products. [Printing Processes_Methods; Composition for Printing; Theory_Practice of Full-Color Printing; Graphic Arts Photography; Printing Presses; Presswork; etc]

The Printing Industry : An Introduction to its Many Branches, Processes and Products. [Printing Processes & Methods; Composition for Printing; Theory & Practice of Full-Color Printing; Graphic Arts Photography; Printing Presses; Presswork; etc]

by Strauss, Victor 1894-1966. [foreword, Bernard J. Taymans; illustrations, cover design and jacket by Edith P. Strauss; typographic design by Hans Schneider]

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Published
1967
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New York ; London : R. R. Bowker Company; published by Printing Industries of America Easton, PA: Mack Printing Company; Philadelphia: Lanston Monotype Company; American Photoengraving Company ; DuPont Printing Plant; National Publishing Company, 1967, 1967. Fine. Blue cloth with decorations in gold, in photographic dustjacket ; LCCN: 67-26209 ; OCLC: 574943 ; printed on extremely… Read more
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image of The Comic Book Price Guide 1980-1981 ; Books from 1900-Present Included; Catalogue_Evaluation Guide-Illustrated.[A Chronology of the Development of the American Comic Book; The Origin of Marvel Comics; Understanding the Classics]

The Comic Book Price Guide 1980-1981 ; Books from 1900-Present Included; Catalogue & Evaluation Guide-Illustrated.[A Chronology of the Development of the American Comic Book; The Origin of Marvel Comics; Understanding the Classics]

by Overstreet, Robert M. [George Olshevsky, Ernst W. Gerber, William Sarill, Larry Bigman, Bruce Hamilton, Steve Geppi, Hugh O'Kennon, Robert Selvig, David Noah, Charles Heffelfinger, Tom Inge, J. B. Clifford, Ronald J. Ard, Robert Crestohl]

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Published
1980
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780375722394
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Cleveland, TN : Robert M. Overstreet, 1980., 1980. Fine. 10th edition ; pictorial thick wrappers ; [c40]+73+345+[62] pp. ; OCLC: 6392063 ; ISBN: 9780375722394 (pbk.); 0375722394 (pbk.) ; several pages of color plates featuring covers of comic books ; minutiae of comic collecting, with a few interesting ar ticles, especially concerning the origins of Marvel Comics, and an… Read more
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image of The Backs of Books; and Other Essays in Librarianship. [The Vatican Library; Book-Hunting in Rome; Should the Librarian be a Bibliophile?; Decade of Library Progress in America; Cataloging as an Asset; Theory of Reference Work, etc]

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Baltimore : The Williams and Wilkins Co, 1926., 1926. Very Good. ix, 338+[4] pp. ; tan cloth, with pasted paper spine label ; OCLC: 1385886 ; LC: Z665; Dewey: 020.4 ; spine label has a tear ; tiny spot on front cover ; contemporary bookseller's label from Strassburg, PA on front ep ; heraldic bookplate stamp on f… Read more
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image of Bookman's Manual : A Guide to Literature.

Bookman's Manual : A Guide to Literature.

by Hoffman, Hester R., ed.

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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New York : R. R. Bowker Company, 1958., 1958. Very Good. 8th edition ; OCLC: 4327449 ; LCCN: 57-13277 ; cloth covers ; Contents: A bookseller's library -- Bibliography -- Encyclopedias -- Dictionaries -- Reference books -- Bibles -- Philosophy and psychology -- Anthologies of poetry and prose -- British poetry : early to romantic -- Victorian… Read more
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