Recent Arrivals from Squid Ink Books

Recent Arrivals from Squid Ink Books

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Le Singe Grammairien

by Paz, Octavio

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1972
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
Limited edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Text completely in French, Fine minus book with slight fading to lettering on spine, bound in full leather, in a Fine minus slipcase that has slight shelf wear. A limited edition from Les Sentier de la Creation. This is copy number 1135 of 1200. Illustrations and photos are both in B/W and full color.
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$40.00
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Roue Libre

by Alechinsky, Pierre

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited edition
Item Price
$70.00

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Text completely in French, Fine book, bound in full leather, in a Fine minus slipcase that has slight shelf wear. A limited edition from Les Sentier de la Creation. This copy number 276 of 1000. Illustrations and photos are in both B/W and color.
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$70.00
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Decouvertes

by Ionesco, Eugene

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1969
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$45.00

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Text completely in French, Fine minus book with slight fading to lettering on spine, bound in full leather, in a Fine minus slipcase that has slight shelf wear. This copy number 1876 of 2000. Illustrations of paintings by Ionesco are all in full color.
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$45.00
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Admirable Tremblement du Temps

by Picon, Gaeton, Albert Skira, Editor

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1970
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
Limited edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Text completely in French, a limited editions from Les Sentier de la Creation – Fine minus book, bound in full leather, with three small rubs to spine, in a Fine minus slipcase that has slight shelf wear, number 560 of 1200 such copies. Numerous plates with drawings and paintings, some in full color.
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$40.00
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La chute d’Icare de Pablo Picasso

by Picon, Gaeton, Albert Skira, Editor

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited edition
Item Price
$45.00

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Text completely in French, a limited editions from Les Sentier de la Creation – Fine book, bound in full burgundy leather, in a Fine minus slipcase that has slight shelf wear, number 580 of 1125 such copies. Numerous plates with Picasso sketches and paintings, some in full color.
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$45.00
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Chicago A Portrait

by Smith, Henry Justin

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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NO DUST JACKET, Very Good book that has light wear at spine ends and corners, some mild age toning to pages, and fade to lettering on spine. Numerous illustrations with the one opposite title page in full color. Gift inscription to second front end-page. A look at Chicago as the Great Depression began.
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$20.00
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The Owl and the Pussy Cat

by Cameron, Owen

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Very Good book with soft and slightly frayed spine ends and slight page toning; in a Good dust jacket that has light soiling back panel, edge and corner wear with chips to top of spine and age toning to spine. Noted on jacket – Murder on a slow boat to China. Very hard to find title.
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$20.00
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Nine Women - Stories

by Grau, Shirley Ann

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Very Good book with slight bumps top corners, very slight slant, and small ding bottom front board; in a Very Good jacket with light edge and corner wear, mild rubbing, and very slight fade to spine. Signed bookplate laid-in. Nine short stories by Grau.
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$20.00
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Where is the Baby?

by Vale-Allen, Charlotte

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
1st UK printing
Item Price
$25.00

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First UK edition, Fine minus, apparently unread book, in pictorial boards with slightest touch of wear bottom corners; in a Fine minus jacket with touch of edge wear and rubbing to back panel. Front flap has price in both dollars and pounds. This copy has been signed by Vale-Allen on the title page. Very hard to find this title signed.
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$25.00
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The Dying of the Light

by Richardson, Robert

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$15.00

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Near Fine book that has tiny bump top corner front board, and typical slight page edge toning. Opens easily to the title page. Dust jacket is Near Fine with some waviness and slight sun fade to spine. This copy signed by Richardson on the title page and dated March 16, 1990. This is the fourth Augustus Maltravers, an amateur sleuth,… Read more
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$15.00
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The Forest Prime Evil

by Russell, Alan

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$15.00

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First edition 1st printing, Near Fine unread book with slight crimp to top of spine and very top corners of a few pages crinkled; in a Fine dust jacket. Signed by Russell on the title page – his second mystery. An environmental activist dies amid the sequoias; was it an accident or murder?
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$15.00
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Seven Black Stones

by Hager, Jean

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$15.00

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Fine minus unread book that has slight age toning along edges of boards and very tiny bump bottom back board; in a Near Fine dust jacket that has mild rubbing and several light overwrite impressions back panel. The third Molly Bearpaw mystery, signed by Hager on the title page.
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$15.00
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A Carrot for the Donkey

by Roberts, Les

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Fine minus unread book with slight crimp top of spine, in a Fine minus jacket with touch of wear spine ends and along front flap fold. This copy has been signed on the title page. A screen actor Saxon mystery; Roberts' fourth book.
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$20.00
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Bullets

by Brewer, Steve

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine mius
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Fine minus unread book with slight crimps at spine ends, in a Fine dust jacket. This copy signed by Brewer on the title page. A stand-alone mystery set in Las Vegas.
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$20.00
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Brunswick Gardens

by Perry, Anne

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$15.00

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Near Fine book that has crimping at spine ends and opens easily to title page, in a Fine dust jacket. This copy signed by Perry on the title page. A Thomas and Charlotte Pitt mystery.
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$15.00
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Cranks and Shadows

by Constantine, K. C.

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Near Fine book with crimps to spine ends and a hints of a bump bottom corners, in a Near Fine jacket with touch of edge and corner wear and light vertical rubs both panels. Signed on half title page. The last book in the Mario Balzac series.
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$20.00
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The Burglar Who Traded Ted Williams

by Block, Lawrence

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$20.00

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Fine minus book with very slight crimping spine ends, in a Fine minus dust jacket with touch of rubbing back panel. Bernie deals with murder and a valuable collection of baseball cards. Signed on title page and inscribed – To Dick and Marcia King.
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$20.00
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Dutch Treat

by Leonard, Elmore (Intro. George F. Will)

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st printing of this edition
Item Price
$20.00

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Book contains three early novels: The Hunted; Swag; Mr. Majestyk; with Intro. by George F. Will. Very Good book that has edge and corner wear, soft at spine ends, bit loose at spine, old sticker rub front end page; in a Good to Very Good dust jacket that has light edge and corner wear, some rubbing, overwrite impressions, just a… Read more
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$20.00
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Hammett Homicides

by Hammett, Dashiell (Ellery Queen, Intro.)

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Squid Ink Books
Published
1946
Condition
Good to Very Good
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$35.00

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Trade size, unread paperback; Good to Very Good book with edge and corner wear and slight color loss, light wrinkling to corners, with age yellowing of pages. Tiny black spot top edge title page. No spine crease. Stories selected by Ellery Queen: Four Continental Op, a Chief of Police Anderson, and a Guy Tharp.
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$35.00
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The Story Teller

by Coel, Margaret

Seller
Squid Ink Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine minus
Edition
1st printing
Item Price
$15.00

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Fine minus unread book that has light crimping to spine ends, in a Fine dust jacket. This copy has been signed by Coel on the title page. This is the fourth Vicky Holden and Father John O'Malley mystery set on the Arapaho Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.
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$15.00