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COURTS & CAMPS OF THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE Being a Mirror of the Life and Times of the Ideal Gentleman Count Baldassare Castiglione.

by Hare, Christopher

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Published
1908
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Chearles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1908. 8.875" X 6.25" in dark red cloth with gilt titles. Gilding on spine has faded but titles still legible; some tiny light spots on both covers; front hinge starting to crack; wear at spine ends; owner's name in pencil on flyleaf: just GOOD. 297pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.
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Kafka's Other Trial: The Letters to Felice

by Canetti, Elias

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Published
1987
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Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition
ISBN
9780805235531
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Schocken Books, New York, 1987. 8.25" X 5.625" in brown cloth with gilt titles. Owner's name on flyleaf; otherwise, clean, tight, unmarked: VERY GOOD PLUS condition. 121pp. Jacket worn, chipped, numerous small tears: FAIR MINUS.. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair.
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THE SEVEN STOREY MOUNTAIN

by Merton, Thomas

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Very Good
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5th or later Edition
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Signet [New American Library] New York 7" X 4.25" in heavy paper covers. Half crease across bottom front corner, Tiny bump top of spine; otherwise, clean, tight, unmarked - nice: VERY GOOD PLUS condition. 412pp + 4pp index.. 5th or later Edition. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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MY EXPERIENCES IN THE WORLD WAR [2 volumes]

by Pershing, John J.

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Published
1931
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, 1931. 2 volumes: 9.5" X 6.5" in blue buckram with gilt titles. EX-LIBRARY. Volume 2 is soiled and scuffed; Volume 1 is much better cosmetically. Bindings solid; text clean and unmarked: just GOOD. 400/436pp. FIRST EDITION.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.
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The Complete Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne NOTES OF TRAVEL Old Manse Edition [4 volumes]

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

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Published
1900
Condition
Good
Edition
Special Edition
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$50.00

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Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York, 1900. 4 volumes: 7.875" X 5.25" in pink marbled boards and burgundy leather spines and corners. fancy gilt titles and spine decoration; Marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. T 3 of the 4 volumes have a black stain near the foot of the spine where they have been exposed to some liquid. It… Read more
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TOM QUICK Early American

by Crumb, Frederick W.

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Published
1946
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Very Good
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The Delaware Valley Press, Narrowsburg, NY, 1946. 7.875" X 5.5" in light brown cloth. with black titles.Very minor wear; a few discolored {light colored] spots on back cover; erasures on flyleaf: VERY GOOD condition. 85pp + 1p Bibliography. RARE. [BE010]. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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A Journey into Mohawk and Oneida Country, 1634-1635: The Journal of Harmen Meyndertsz Van Den Bogaert (Iroquois Book)

by Bogaert, Harmen Meyndertsz Van Den

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780815624356
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$34.95

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Syracuse Univ Pr, 1988. 8.375" X 5.75" in black cloth. "like new" in all respects except for a faint erasure at the top of the pre-title page: FINE PLUS. 77pp. [BE009]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/As New.
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The Journals of Washington Irving, 3 Volumes

by Washington Irving; William P. Trent; George S. Hellman; Mass.) Bibliophile Society (Boston

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Published
1979
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Very Good
ISBN
9780838311028
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Haskell House Pub Ltd, 1979. 3 volumes: 8.75" X 5.75" in red cloth with gilt spine lettering. The gilt lettering has dulled down considerably, although it is still quite legible. Otherwise, these volumes are clean, tight, and unmarked - New looking: VERY GOOD PLUS Or better condition. 225/199/220pp. [3X BD047]. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF MRS. MARY JEMISON

by Seaver, James E.

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Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
Special Edition
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ALLEGANY PRESS, Ann Arbor, MI, 1967. 5.875" X 3.75" in gray cloth with glossy black spine. Gilt spine lettering. Very light soil; bookplate inside front cover; erasure across top of flyleaf. Otherwise sold, clean, nice. This facsimile of the 1824 original was published in a limited edition of 950 copies of which this is # 178. 189pp. [BD047]. Special Edition.… Read more
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American Film Institute, Los Angeles, CA, 1988. 11" X 8.5" in illustrated heavy paper covers with staple binding. Al Hirschfeld cover. LIKE NEW inside and out. Nifty photos from Lemmon's films along with explanatory text. 88pp.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. As New/No Jacket.
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AFI Souvenir Edition DAVID LEAN The Eighteenth Annual Life Achievement Award March 8, 1990

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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American Film Institute, Los Angeles, CA, 1990. 11" X 8.5" in illustrated heavy paper covers with staple binding. Nice photo of Lean on the cover. Upper front corner slightly bumped - otherwise excellent: NEAR FINE condition. Nifty photos from Lean's life and films along with explanatory text. 78pp.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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American Film Institute, Los Angeles, CA, 1989. 11" X 8.5" in illustrated heavy paper covers with staple binding. Nice photo of Peck on the cover. LIKE NEW inside and out. Nifty photos from Peck's life and films along with explanatory text. 84pp.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. As New/No Jacket.
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Helgi Einarsson, a Manitoba fisherman

by Helgi Einarsson

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Published
1982
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780919866645
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Queenston House, 1982. 8.75" X 5.75" in illustrated heavy paper covers. 2 half-creases front cover; moderate shelf wear; writing inside front cover; old erasure top of flyleaf: GOOD. The book is signed "Douglas Einarsson," a relative, perhaps. 147pp.. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket.
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Charles Sheeler and the Cult of the Machine

by Karen Lucic

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Published
1991
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780674111103
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$44.95

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Harvard University Press, 1991. 9.5" X 6.375" in light brown cloth with dark brown lettering. The book is immaculate - clean, tight, unmarked, probably unread: LIKE NEW condition. Jacket is lightly scuffed and shelf worn: VERY GOOD condition. 167pp. [BD008]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/Very Good.
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ERNEST HEMINGWAY (American Writers Series)

by O'Connor, Richard

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1971. 8.25" X 5.625" in medium green cloth with silver titles. Clean, tight, unmarked: NEAR FINE or better condition. "Library Edition." Jacket shows minor wear; short tear at top of spine; overall dull appearance: VERY GOOD. Note: NOT ex-library. 143pp. [BE016]. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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J.S. BACH Volume II

by Schweitzer, Albert

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
5th or later Edition
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The MacMillan Company, New York, 1952. 8.875" X 6" in green cloth with gilt lettering. Top edge a little dusty: VERY GOOD PLUS condition. Jacket is overall moderately soiled; back strip darkened from handling; a little chipping at top of spine; GOOD. 498pp. VOLUME II ONLY.. 5th or later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.
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HELEN KELLER Her Socialist Years

by Foner, Philip S.

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Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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International Publishers, New York, 1967. 8.25" X 5.5" in spiffy dark blue cloth with silver titles. A little soil; one small scuff on back cover; otherwise, clean, tight, unmarked: VERY GOOD PLUS condition. 128pp. [BE016]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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SENECA RAY STODDARD Versatile Camera Artist

by De Sormo, Maitland C.

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Published
1972
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Adirondack Yesteryears, Saranac Lake, NY, 1972. 10.5" X 7.625" in brown cloth with gilt titles. Bookseller's sticker inside front cover; otherwise, pretty much mint condition: FINE PLUS. Jacket - very minor soil and wear: VERY GOOD PLUS or better condition. 190pp. [BE007]. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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John Bird Burnham -- Klondiker, Adirondacker and Eminent Conservationist

by Maitland C De Sormo

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Published
1978
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780960115853
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Adirondack Yesteryears, Saranac Lake, NY, 1978. 10.5" X 7.75" in spiffy green cloth with gilt titles. Minor wear base of spine, but otherwise excellent - clean, tight, square, unmarked. Jacket a little soiled, esp back panel; 2 short tears; chipping at base of spine: GOOD. 270pp. Illustrated. [BE007] FIRST EDITION.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Good.
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One Burning Heart: A Biography of Frank C. Laubach (The Heritage Collection)

by Norton, Karen R.

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
3rd Edition
ISBN
9780883365779
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$39.95

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New Readers Press, Syracuse, 1982. 9" X 6" in brown heavy paper covers. Minor shelf wear: VERY GOOD PLUS or better condition. Clean, tight, and unmarked. 47pp.. 3rd Edition. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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