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Anecdotes Of Henry Ward Beedher

by Shenstone, N. A.

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Published
1890
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VG+/NONE
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First Edition
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Chicago, IL: R. R. Donnelley. VG+/NONE. 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo; 447 p. .
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California Ranchos And Farms 1846-1862

by Gates, Paul W.

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Published
1967
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NF/NF
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First Edition
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Madison, WI: State Historical Society of Wisconsin. NF/NF. 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo; 232 p. .
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Fine Art And Artifact Auction

by Santa Fe Art Foundation with Peters Gallery

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Published
1988
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NF/NONE
Edition
First Edition
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Santa Fe, NM: Gerald Peters Gallery. NF/NONE. 1988. First Edition. Softcover; First Printing. No marKINGS OR NAMES. ; 4to; 64 p. .
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Alson S Clark Based on the Biography of Alson Skinner Clark by Medora Clark

by Stern, Jean

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Published
1683
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NF/No dust jacket As Issued
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First Edition
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Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Publilshing. NF/No dust jacket As Issued. 1683. First Edition. Paperback. NF, only a hint of a rub at lower front cover. ; Nice work on this mid-century California artist, who originally hailed from Chicago ; 4to .
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Three Goat Songs

by Brodsky, Michael

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Published
1991
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F/F
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First Edition
ISBN
9780941423465
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£23.12

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New York, NY: Four Walls Eight Windows. F/F. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. 0941423468 . Fine in a fine DJ; Lovely copy. ; Brodsky, Michael; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 166 p. .
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Cheese Cookery

by Ripperger, Helmut

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Published
1941
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VG/G
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First Edition
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New York, NY: George W. Stewart. VG/G. 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. VG, endpapers lightly tanned in Good DJ with edge wear, light soil, closed tear top front panel. ; 1941 First Edition. Interesting and unusual cheese recipes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 p. .
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Dippers

by Nichol, Barbara & Barry Moser

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Published
1997
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F/F
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First Edition
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9780887763960
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Toronto, Canada: Tundra Books. F/F. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. 0887763960 . Fine in a fine DJ. DJ is NOT price-clipped. ; Wonderful illustrations by Barry Moser. Canadian author. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Five Masterworks by Steuben Glass

by [Steuben Glass]

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Published
1972
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NF/NF
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First Edition
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Village Craftsmen. NF/NF. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a VG+ clear acetate DJ with small chip at top/bottom spine. ; Five tipped in color plates. First edition of 7000 copies printed by Village Craftsmen, bound by Tapley-Rutter and designed by Mary Lou Kirby. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 27 p. .
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On Set A Personal Story in Photographs and Words

by Alda, Arlene

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Published
1981
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NF/No dust jacket As Issued
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First Edition
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9780671421076
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New York, NY: Simon & Schuster. NF/No dust jacket As Issued. 1981. First Edition. Softcover; First Printing. 0671421077 . Near fine; Photo essay about the making of the movie The Four Seasons, which starred Alan Alda (husband of the author) and Carol Burnett. Behind the scenes photos. Oblong 4to; 128 p. .
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Jane Wyman The Actress and the Woman : An Illustrated Biography

by Quirk, Lawrence J.

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Published
1986
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NF/NF
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First Edition
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9780934878685
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New York, NY: Dembner Books. NF/NF. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0934878684 . NF In a NF DJ. Bookplate affixed to front pastedown. ; Bookplate of Helen Copley, head of Copley Newspapers, which included the San Diego Union Tribune and the Daily Breeze. ; 11 X 8.60 X 1 inches; 216 p. .
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Freedom - A Novel of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War

by Safire, William

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Published
1987
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NF/F
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Stated First Edition
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9780385159036
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£37.16

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company. NF/F. 1987. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. 038515903x . NF, bookplate to verso of front free endpaper. Bookplate of Helen K. Copley, publisher of the San Diego Union Tribune, with Copley personal library notation in pencil to lower front free endpaper. In Fine DJ. ; Inscribed by the author "For Helen Copley… Read more
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Eagles Fly West

by Ainsworth, Ed

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Optical Insights
Published
1946
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VG+/NONE
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Stated First Printing
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New York, NY: The MacMillan Compan. VG+/NONE. 1946. Stated First Printing. Hardcover. VG+, no names or markings, top front corner of ffep has small scraped area. ; SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the ffep. No DJ, DJ rear inner flap section laid in, featuring bio of the DJ illustrator (Clyde Forsythe). This is a stated first printing.… Read more
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Geraldine Belinda

by Henry, Marguerite. Illust. by Gladys Rourke Blackwood

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Published
(1942)
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VG/NONE
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First Edition
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£56.15

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New York, NY: Platt & Munk. VG/NONE. (1942). First Edition. Hardcover. VG, mild edge wear only. ; Author's third book. French folded pages. Charming illustrations by Blackwood. Red cloth covers with front pasteon. No DJ. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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The Art of the Steal

by Mason, Christopher

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Published
2004
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F/NF
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First Edition
ISBN
9780399150937
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£28.90

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New York, NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. F/NF. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 0399150935 . Fine in a NF DJ, with just a hint of edge wear; SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. ; 1.7 x 9.1 x 6.1 Inches; 406 p.; Signed by Author .
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Illustrated Ships Dictionary

by FRUCHTMAN, Theodore

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Published
1953
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VG-/VG
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First Edition
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Chicago, IL: Willcox & Follet. VG-/VG. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. VG-, front pastedown wrinkled, appears to be publisher error. ; Nautical Terms with Graphic Illustration for Every Word. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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Get Your Ass in the Water and Swim like Me Narrative Poetry from Black Oral Tradition

by Jackson, Bruce

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Published
1974
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First Edition
ISBN
9780674354203
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£105.69

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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. 0674354206 . VG, corners bumped in VG DJ w/ minor edge wear. NO CD ; INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page. ; First; Orange cloth; Small 4to; DJ; Signed by Author .
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Black Boy

by Wright, Richard

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Published
1945
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First Edition
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New York, NY: Harper & Brothers Publishers. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Good in Good DJ. DJ flaps affixed to eps (DJ priced $2.50) ; Half title page creased & separated from binding at lower half. Edge wear, chip top spine DJ; Stated First (M-T) ; Blue cloth; 8vo; DJ .
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South of Freedom

by Rowan, Carl. T.

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Published
1954
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New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.. 1954. Hardcover. VG in a Good DJ with chip top spine, closed tear lower front; Bookplate of jazz great Benny Carter affixed to ffep. ; Third Ptg; Grey cloth; 8vo; DJ .
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The World of James Van Derzee A Visual Record of Black Americans

by McGhee, Reginald, Ed.

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Published
1969
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First Edition
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New York, NY: Grove Press. 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. NF in a VG+ DJ with light rubbing at spine bottom; Van DerZee photographed Harlem street scenes through six decades. Important work in black American history; Stated First; Tan cloth; 4to; DJ .
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Copper Sun

by Cullen, Countee

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Published
1927
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First Edition
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New York, NY: Harper & Brothers Publishers. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. VG+, very, very minor rubbing at extremities; First trade edition of this hard to find title, in exceptional condition, protected in mylar overwrapper. 3rd poetry book. ; First (1927) ; Cloth backed boards; 12mo; No DJ .
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