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TOY SOLDIERS FROM THE MUSEUM OF MILITARY MINIATURES, TANGIER

by FORBES, Malcolm; ( Toy Soldiers ) ( Military Miniatures )

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Christie's, 1997. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Quartos, 131, 65 pages, pictorial yellow wrappers Malcolm Forbes desplayed his miniatures at the Palai Mendoub in Tangier, the headquarters of his Morocco edition of Forbes Magazine. Foreword by Peter and Anne Johnson, the curators; Introduction by Robert L. Forbes. With Errata slip for the Dec. 11th… Read more
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TOBACCO ROAD

by CALDWELL,Erskine

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Published
1932
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£100.26

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Octavo, 241 pages, brown cloth, severely cocked - as seems to have happened with this title (from too many readers??) The Georgia back country is the squalid setting for this novel ( later a popular play ) of the degraded family of sharecropper Jeeter Lester, and his sick… Read more
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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES

by STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Charles Robinson

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Published
1895
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Illustrated Edition
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£93.53

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New York & London: Charles scribner's Sons / John Lane, 1895. First Illustrated Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Duodecimo, 186+ pages, pictorial gilt covers, corners bumped, short split in rear hinge, partially unopened with t.e.g. and deckle-edged Illustrated by Charles Robinson, who was the son of an illustrator and the brother of two illustrators (Thomas Heath and William Heath… Read more
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THE MOOR'S LAST SIGH

by RUSHDIE, Salman

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Published
( 1996 )
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Trade Edition
ISBN
9780679420491
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£26.19

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New York: Pantheon, ( 1996 ). First American Trade Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo, 435 pages, clothbacked boards, "Borders Autograph Copy" seals on top cover Signed by the Nobel Prize winner on the title-page. "All that the reader might hope for is there: ... a wonderful book." - The Times.
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THE ROAD TO WIGAN PIER

by ORWELL, George / Eric Blair

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Published
( 1958 )
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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£71.08

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New York: Harcourt, Brace, ( 1958 ). First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/price-clipped dj. Octavo; 264 pages, blue cloth, shadow from a removed bookseller's label on the front free endpapers; tips of dj spine worn Part One gives his first-hand account of the life of the working classes at Wigan, England, and elsewhere. Part Two is Orwell's… Read more
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T. S. ELIOT

by RAGO, Henry

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Published
( 1965 )
Condition
Good
Edition
First, Limited Edition
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£18.71

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Chicago: University of Chicago Printing Department, ( 1965 ). First, Limited Edition. Sewn wrappers. Good. Octavo, unpaginated, stapled and sewn brown wrappers (of Fabriano paper), yapp edges bumped Copy no. 180 of 350 copies numbered and signed by Rago, of the total edition of 1000 copies, designed by Greer Allen. Rago was the Editor of Poetry Magazine when… Read more
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HUMBOLDT'S GIFT

by BELLOW, Saul

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Published
( 1975 )
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780670386550
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£112.23

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New York: Viking Press, ( 1975 ). First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. 8vo, 487 pages, clothbacked yellow boards; the top panel of the dj has two tears from being bumped; in a mylar dust jacket protector This work was awarded the 1976 Putlizer Prize for Fiction, and Bellow was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976. … Read more
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THOMAS MERTON ON SAINT BERNARD

by MERTON, Thomas

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Published
( 1980 )
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780879078096
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£18.71

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Kalamazoo, MI: Cistercian Publications, ( 1980 ). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Octavo This is about a saint, not a breed of dog. Foreword by Brother Patrick Hart. "... not just for nuns and monks, but for all Christians interested in the life of prayer. " Introduction by Jean Leclerq. Cistercian Studies Series no. 9.
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Two Woodcut Prints in " AN EXHIBITION OF ILLUSTRATED BOOKS "

by KENT, Rockwell

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1939
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£37.41

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Chicago: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company, 1939. First Edition. self-wrappers. Good. Quarto, 3 pages, two folds, torn at the horizontal fold, bottom edge has a short tear and a soft bump / crease. Note: no copies of this located on WorldCat. Scarce. This is an invitation for the exhibition at the Lakeside Press… Read more
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Diploma for his Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Maryland at Baltimore

by MANIFOLD, William H., M.D., William A. Hammond, M.D

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Published
1861
Condition
Very Good
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£56.12

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University of Maryland, 1861. Very Good. Document on vellum, two horizonal folds, one vertical fold. This degree was granted 2 March 1861. It is signed by his professors, including William A. Hammond, M.D. Hammond very soon after re-joined the U.S. Army medical service. A year later he was named Surgeon-General. Post-war Hammond became a… Read more
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THE GLIMPSES OF THE MOON

by CRISPIN, Edmund; [ Robert Bruce Montgomery ]

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Published
( 1977 )
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: Walker and Company, ( 1977 ). First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Octavo, 287 pages, black boards Presentation Copy with a hand-written note on Walker and Company letterhead from Beth Walker, co-founder of the press. It had been 25 years since the previous Gervase Fen mystery had appeared. " Crispin has created one of… Read more
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ISABEL DE LA MARCHE, An Historical Ballad "

by DONALDSON, John Wm

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Published
5 June 1829
Condition
Good
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5 June 1829. Good. Quarto, 4 pages, tears at the folds and extremities I attribute this to Rev. Donaldson who has signed it "John Wm. Donaldson / 5th June 1829 " at the end, when he would have been just past his 17th birthday. This ballad has two parts, of six and seven quatrains respectively, preceded by… Read more
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A CENTURY OF DRINK REFORM IN THE UNITED STATES

by FEHLANDT, August F

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Published
( 1904 )
Edition
First Edition
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Cincinnati, OH / New York: Jennings And Graham / Eaton and Mains, ( 1904 ). First Edition. Octavo; 423 pages, dark blue cloth, rear hinge repaired; x-library with minimal markings " In no one thing is this illustrated more forcibly than in man's struggle with his appetite for strong drink. ... Of this struggle, than which there is no… Read more
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ON THE WAY TO LANGUAGE

by HEIDEGGER, Martin

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Published
( 1971 )
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: Harper & Row, ( 1971 ). Second Printing. Very Good/very good. Octavo; 200 pages, cloth Four lectures which reveal how Heidegger's understanding of language explicates his understanding of the nature of Being. His primary attention is focussed on the language of poetry which best reveals the hidden essence of language.
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EATING FOR STRENGTH

by HOLBROOK,M.L., M.D

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Published
1880
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Sixth Edition
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New York: Wood & Holbrook, 1880. Sixth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo, 157 pages, publisher's cloth 4 parts: science of eating, wholesome cookery, wholesome drinks, answers to questions. [Bitting p.232]
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GOD GOES TO MURDERER'S ROW

by RAYMOND, Rev. M., O.C.S.O

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Published
( 1951 )
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Milwaukee, WI: Bruce Publishing, ( 1951 ). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Octavo; xi, 211 pages, black cloth; dj nicked at heel of spine In this true double detective story Father Raymond, a Trappist monk. unravels the mystery which surrounded the actual Kentucky murder case while detectivng the work of God in the changes wrought in this hardened… Read more
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JUST BILL

by KNISTER, Barry

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Published
( 2008 )
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780982158807
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No place: Gold Mountain Press, ( 2008 ). First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Octavo, 173 pages, photographic wrappers Inscribed to Ralph by the author on the title-page. Knister's fictionalized account about a dog
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ONE OF THE VISCONTI

by BRODHEAD, Eva Wilder

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Published
1896
Edition
First Edition
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£44.89

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896. First Edition. Thin 16mo, 194 pages, decorated cream cloth Issued in the Ivory Series of novels. This decorated publisher's binding appears to be signed with the initials " COK ". [Wright American Fiction III: 680 ].
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RED POWER ON THE RIO GRANDE

by FOLSOM, Franklin, Alfonso Ortiz, J. D. Roybal

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Published
( 2003 )
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later printing
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Billings, MT: Council for Indian Education, ( 2003 ). Later printing. Paperback. Fine. 8vo, 144 pages, white wrappers A powerful account of the successful Pueblo Native American uprising of 1680 against the Spanish control of the Southwest. "This is not a book which will rest easy on anyone's shelf, as indeed it should not." - Introduction by… Read more
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SEVEN TYPES OF AMBIGUITY

by Empson, William

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Published
( 1949 )
Condition
very good
Edition
Revised Edition
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[New York]: New Directions, ( 1949 ). Revised Edition. 12mo. very good/price-clipped dj. Octavo; xv, 258 pages, blue cloth. inked name; dj worn A landmark of modern literary criticism. Second printing, British sheets; extensively revised, and with an analyzed Contents List and an Index.
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