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The making of the Bruce Rogers World Bible

by Targ, William

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
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$75.00

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Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Co., 1949. Red Boards with gold design on upper board. Light mark where a glass was placed. Bright white pages with large print. Stated: Bruce Rogers, designer A. Colish, printer and the World Publishing Company have made this book for presentation to their friends. Of the 1875 copies… Read more
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Another Letter to Lord Chesterfield from Samuel Johnson and Christopher Morley

by Morley, Christopher

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1945
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$35.00

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London: Argus Bookshop, 1945. Almost as New. 6 pages. No signatures or writing. Untrimmed leave edges. Wonderful. . First Edition. Wraps. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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Christmas Interludes

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Published
1937
Condition
Fine
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$459.00

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Montreal: Privately Printed, 1937. 3/4 red boards over burgandy leather with 5 raised bands and gold gilt printing and design to upper board and spine. Illustrations throughout. Crisp, pages. Owner's bookplate. The frontpiece is a fascimile of a page of the Guttenberg Bible. Pages are on very beautiful paper. Untrimmed side edges. STATED: 250 copies… Read more
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Christmas 1900 The Necessity of Work as a blessing to the human Race

by The Hollensbe Stone Co. Ira Hollensbe and R. Ray Hamilton

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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Louisville, Kentucky, 1900. The front board says: Compliments of The Hollensbe Stone Co. Christmas 1900. Privately printed to the employees of the Hollensbe Stone Co. Gold gilt margin to upper and lower boards. Gold printing to title. All leaves red. SIGNED BY BOTH HOLLENSBE and HAMILTON. Has pictures of Rose Cottage and pictures of… Read more
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Candles of Youth

by Hamilton, Margaret Bently

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1927
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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Chicago: Lakeside Press, 1927. This is a beautiful small thin book with cream (may be vellum) boards, with gold gilt design and decorations. Very very tight. Some soil & rubbing to boards. Text perfect. Private printing. B/W photo frontipiece of author. 1927. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Trojan War

by Bulfinch, Thomas

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Published
1957
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$49.00

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Kurt H. Volk, 1957. 1957 What a wonderful book for a gift. Light blue with huge title lettering in brown. Brown spine with lettering and design in gold gilt. Uncut side and bottom leaves. Brown and black design endpapers that match the Dustjacket design. Privately Printed in a limited edition for Kurt Volk's friends.… Read more
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HANDS AROUND [REIGEN] A Cycle of Ten Dialogues

by Schnitzler, Arthur

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Published
1920
Condition
Fine
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$95.00

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1920. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Privately Printed for Subscribers. Completely rendered into english. Authorized Translation. This edition intended for private circulation only, 1475 copies have been printed, THIS COPY IS 67. Light soiling to Blue boards, owner's signature Linen spine. Tight very clean fine copy. Gilt top edge. 1920. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over… Read more
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image of A Record of the Proceedings 11 May 1950 Together with a Reproduction of the Program and Menu: The Ritz-Carlton

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New York: Limited Editions Club, 1950. Very Good. One of 3000 copies printed at The Aldus Printers December 1950. Tall thin folio book contains many photos with a reproduction of the program and menu. Quarter bound in orange cloth with illustrated front board. Loosely laid in a card "With compliments of the Directors of the Limited Editions… Read more
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$59.00