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cover of BOOKS OF THE MONTH May 1931 Traver's Book Store

BOOKS OF THE MONTH May 1931 Traver's Book Store

by Knight, Dorothy R. (compiler)

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Published
1931
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Very Good
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R. R. Bowker. Very Good. 1931. Stapled wraps. Pages browned. Order form on inside rear cover filled out in pencil. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 34 pages .
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cover of SELECCIONES DEL READER'S DIGEST Articulos De Interes Permanente Febrero De  1942 Tomo 3 No. 15

SELECCIONES DEL READER'S DIGEST Articulos De Interes Permanente Febrero De 1942 Tomo 3 No. 15

by The Reader's Digest Association

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Published
1942
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Very Good
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The Reader's Digest Association. Very Good. 1942. Magazine. Owner's writing in pencil on inside front cover and first page. Pages browned. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 124 pages .
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cover of THE STORY OF JULIA PAGE Publisher's Promotional Pamphlet

THE STORY OF JULIA PAGE Publisher's Promotional Pamphlet

by Norris, Kathleen

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Published
ca. 1915
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Very Good
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Garden City: Doubleday Page & Co.. Very Good. ca. 1915. Pamphlet. Printed both sides, folded once vertically. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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cover of A TREASURY OF HOURS Selections from Illuminated Prayer Books

A TREASURY OF HOURS Selections from Illuminated Prayer Books

by Faÿ-Sallois, Fanny

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Published
2005
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780892368198
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£29.56

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J. Paul Getty Museum. As New. 2005. First Edition. Hardcover. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 134 pages .
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cover of GETTING STARTED IN HAND PRINTING AND BINDING

GETTING STARTED IN HAND PRINTING AND BINDING

by Waterford, Van

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Published
1981
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780830612925
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£8.21

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Tab Books. Very Good. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 308 pages .
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cover of WHAT SHOULD I READ NEXT?  70 University of Virginia Professors Recommend  Readings in History, Politics, Literature, Math, Science, Technology, the  Arts, and More

WHAT SHOULD I READ NEXT? 70 University of Virginia Professors Recommend Readings in History, Politics, Literature, Math, Science, Technology, the Arts, and More

by Feldman, Jessica & Robert Stilling

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Published
2008
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780813927367
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University of Virginia Press. Near Fine. 2008. First Edition. Softcover. Inscribed and signed by one author on half title-page: "Best wishes , Jessica R. Feldman". Short gift inscription above. Like New otherwise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 282 pages; Signed by One Author .
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cover of AN OPEN BOOK Coming of Age in the Heartland

AN OPEN BOOK Coming of Age in the Heartland

by Dirda, Michael

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Published
2003
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393057560
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W W Norton & Co Inc. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by author on title-page: "For Faye, From one reader to another. All good wishes, Michael Dirda 3/26/04".; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Signed by Author .
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cover of ILLUMINATED BOOKS OF THE MIDDLE AGES

ILLUMINATED BOOKS OF THE MIDDLE AGES

by Calkins, Robert G.

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Published
1983
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Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780801415067
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£19.70

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Cornell University Press. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Some edgewear to the DJ, light soiling to the rear. Owner's name on endpaper. Half title page foxed. Outside edges foxed. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 341 pages .
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cover of ROBERT BURNS The Man and His Work

ROBERT BURNS The Man and His Work

by Hecht, Hans

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9780907526513
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Alloway Publishing Ltd. Very Good. 1989. Reprint. Softcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages .
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cover of PATHWAYS FOR COMMUNICATION Books and Libraries in the Information Age

PATHWAYS FOR COMMUNICATION Books and Libraries in the Information Age

by Foskett, D. J

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Published
1984
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851573564
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£22.17

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London: Clive Bingley. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 140 pages .
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cover of GEORGE ORWELL'S 1984 A Literary Analysis of the Novel

GEORGE ORWELL'S 1984 A Literary Analysis of the Novel

by Schnabel, William

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Published
2017
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781975645328
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Createspace Independent Publishing Platform. Very Good. 2017. First Edition. Softcover. Some bending to the book from binder error. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 192 pages .
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cover of WILD THINGS!  Acts of Mischief in Children's Literature

WILD THINGS! Acts of Mischief in Children's Literature

by Bird, Betsy & Julie Danielson & Peter Sieruta

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Published
2014
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Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780763651503
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£29.56

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Candlewick. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by two authors on title-page: "Lex! So good to meet & talk - thanks for the dinner conversation! Julie Danielson For Lex - Great chatting with you! ~ Betsy Bird". Bottom fron of the DJ waterstained. Large corner indentation to rear cover and… Read more
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cover of SHORT STORIES BY STEPHEN KING:  The Body, Rita Hayworth and Shawshank  Redemption, Short Fiction by Stephen King, Riding the Bullet

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Books LLC. Very Good. 2010. Softcover. This is a list of short fiction by Stephen King. This includes short stories, novelettes, and novellas, as well as poems. It is arranged chronologically by first publication. Major revisions of previously published pieces are also noted. In all, 166 works are listed: 113 short stories, 11 novelettes, 17 novellas,… Read more
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cover of BOOK COLLECTING The Book of First Books

BOOK COLLECTING The Book of First Books

by Ahearn, Allen

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Published
1986
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Good+ in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
Fourth Edition; 350 copies
ISBN
9780961049461
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Quill & Brush. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1986. Fourth Edition; 350 copies. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by author on half title-page: "For Sarah with the hope she enjoys this book anew and sees us after all my best wishes Allen Ahearn 3/10/87". Foxing to the inside of the DJ. Faint waterstaining to the top half inch… Read more
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cover of COLLECTOR'S PROGRESS The Collector's Own Story of the Formation of the  World's Greatest Collection of Books and Manuscripts by and about Horace  Walpole, Strawberry Hill, and the Strawberry Hill Press

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Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Some foxing to the outside edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages .
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cover of The Publishers' Weekly The American Book Trade Journal Volume LXXXVI,  Number 4

The Publishers' Weekly The American Book Trade Journal Volume LXXXVI, Number 4

by R. R. Bowker Co.

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Published
1914
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Good+
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R. R. Bowker Co.. Good+. 1914. Hardcover. Wear to the covers. Writing in pencil on last endpaper and inside rear cover. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 175 pages .
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cover of THE BOOK COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK OF VALUES

THE BOOK COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK OF VALUES

by Bradley, Van Allen

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Published
1982
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Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Fourth Edition
ISBN
9780399126291
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G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good in Good dust jacket. 1982. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by author on endpaper: "To Jane D. [R] Best to you! Van Allen Bradley". Not sure what the last name is. Worn and soiled DJ in mylar. Damage to the gutter of pages 564-566, looks like the pages got stuck together… Read more
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cover of THE AMERICAN PORTION OF THE HISTORICAL LIBRARY OF VICTOR MORIN Comprising  American Voyages and Explorations; Canadiana; Indian Manuscripts by Jesuit  ... Public Sale Tuesday, March Tenth At 2: 15 P. M

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American Art Association, Anderson Galleries. Very Good. 1931. Softcover. Priced catalog of the sale number 3829 held on March 10, 1931. Prices neatly written in red to the left of each entry. Covered in mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 72 pages .
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cover of A SINGOLAR TENZONE:  The Battle of the Books

A SINGOLAR TENZONE: The Battle of the Books

by Philobiblon Libreria Antiquaria/ Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco

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Published
2007
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Very Good
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£12.32

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New York: Philobiblon Libreria Antiquaria/ Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco. Very Good. 2007. Stapled wraps. Touch of wear to the spine tips. ; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 48 pages .
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