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image of Indice ultimo de los libros prohibidos y mandados expurgar para todos los reynos y señorios del catolico rey de las Españas el señor don Carlos IV : contiene en resumen todos los libros puestos en el Indice Expurgatorio del año 1747 y en los edictos posteriores asta fin de diciembe de 1789...

Indice ultimo de los libros prohibidos y mandados expurgar para todos los reynos y señorios del catolico rey de las Españas el señor don Carlos IV : contiene en resumen todos los libros puestos en el Indice Expurgatorio del año 1747 y en los edictos posteriores asta fin de diciembe de 1789...

by Cevallos, Agustín Rubín de.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1790
Condition
Good plus, covers moderately soiled, two small holes in title page, old notes to half-title page, scattered foxing, marginal wor
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$450.00

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Madrid.: Antonio de Sancha., 1790. Contemporary plain vellum. . Good plus, covers moderately soiled, two small holes in title page, old notes to half-title page, scattered foxing, marginal worming to a few pages. . 4to., 25.5x19.2 cm. . Spanish text. A nice old copy of the notorious Index of Banned Books. weight: 1.9 lb.
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$450.00
image of Conseils pour former une bibliothèque historique de la Suisse.

Conseils pour former une bibliothèque historique de la Suisse.

by Haller, [Gottlieb Emanuel von ].

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Zephyr Books
Published
1771
Condition
Good, lacks spine covering, old ink name to ffep, last leaf has a large brown stain, contents otherwise very good.
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$145.00

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Berne.: Société Typographique., 1771. Contemporary speckled boards.. Good, lacks spine covering, old ink name to ffep, last leaf has a large brown stain, contents otherwise very good. . 8vo., 18.2x11.5 cm. . French text. An abstract of Haller’s "Bibliothek des Schweizergeschichte" presenting the most important old books about Switzerland organized by subject. weight: 0.4 lb.
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image of A Pocket Guide to Identification of First Editions: Book Collecting for Fun and Profit: Points of Issue. Book Collectors’ pocket reference package. 3 volumes.

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Hartford.: McBride.. Printed stapled wraps. . New. 15x9.5 cm.. Three essential pocket references that every book collector and dealer should have. The essential information packed into these little books will help to avoid many costly errors. weight: 0.4 lb.
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$45.00
image of Book Collecting for Fun and Profit: Building a Book Collection; Building a Book Business.

Book Collecting for Fun and Profit: Building a Book Collection; Building a Book Business.

by McBride, Bill.

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Zephyr Books
Published
2002
Condition
New
Edition
2nd Edition.
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$12.95

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Hartford.: McBride. , 2002. 2nd Edition.. Green printed stapled wraps. . New. 15x9.5 cm.. A succinct pocket reference addressing vital information for the collector and book dealer. weight: 0.1 lb.
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image of Auteurs Deguisez sous des Noms Etrangers; Empruntez, Supposez, Feints à Plaisir, Chiffrez, Renversez, Retournez, ou Changez d'une Lange en une Autre.

Auteurs Deguisez sous des Noms Etrangers; Empruntez, Supposez, Feints à Plaisir, Chiffrez, Renversez, Retournez, ou Changez d'une Lange en une Autre.

by [Baillet, Adrian].

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Zephyr Books
Published
1690
Condition
Very good, light wear to extremities, otherwise a very good tight copy.
Edition
1st edition.
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$375.00

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Paris. : Antoine Dezallier. , 1690. 1st edition.. Contemporary full mottled leather, raised bands, gilt spine decorations, leather spine label, marbled edges. . Very good, light wear to extremities, otherwise a very good tight copy.. 12mo, 16.6x10.2 cm. . French text. Important early work on anonymous and pseudonymous literature. weight: 0.9 lb.
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image of Das Psalterium Aureum von Sanct Gallen. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Karolingischen Miniaturmalerei.

Das Psalterium Aureum von Sanct Gallen. Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Karolingischen Miniaturmalerei.

by Rahn, J. Rudolf.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1878
Condition
Good plus, light soiling to covers, light shelfwear, contents very good, plates are loose but all present.
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$200.00

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St. Gallen. : Zollikofer., 1878. Publisher’s half red cloth over printed boards. . Good plus, light soiling to covers, light shelfwear, contents very good, plates are loose but all present.. folio., 37.5x27. cm. . German text. Large book, may require extra shipping. weight: 3.0 lb. Engraved initials, 18 Full page plates including 11 fine chromolithographs.
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Della vicissitudine o mutabile varieta delle cose nell'universo.

by Le Roy, Lewis and Hercole Cato.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1592
Condition
Very good, a little light dampstaining, untrimmed with wide margins.
Edition
2nd Edition.
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$750.00

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Venetia. : Presso Aldo [Aldo Manuzio, the younger]. , 1592 . 2nd Edition.. Modern half red leather over marbled boards,paper spine label, marbled endpapers.. Very good, a little light dampstaining, untrimmed with wide margins.. 8vo., 24.7x18 cm.. Scarce late Aldine imprint. Weight: 1.4 lb. Anchor and dolphin device to title page, historiated… Read more
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A Pocket Guide to the Identification of First Editions.

by McBride, Bill.

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Zephyr Books
Published
2012
Condition
new.
Edition
7th Revised Edition.
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$19.95

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Hartford.: McBride., 2012. 7th Revised Edition.. yellow printed wraps.. new.. 15X9.5cm. weight: 0.2 lb.
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image of Points of Issue; A Compendium of Points of Issue of Books by 19th- 20th Century Authors.

Points of Issue; A Compendium of Points of Issue of Books by 19th- 20th Century Authors.

by McBride, Bill.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1996
Condition
New
Edition
3rd Edition, 6th printing.
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$16.95

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Hartford.: McBride. , 1996. 3rd Edition, 6th printing.. Orange stapled wraps. . New. 15x9.5 cm. . A reference detailing points of issue for many collectible first editions. weight: 0.1 lb.
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image of Anne Inez McCaffrey: Forty years of Publishing: an International Bibliography.

Anne Inez McCaffrey: Forty years of Publishing: an International Bibliography.

by Hargreaves, Mathew D.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1992.
Condition
Near fine, no dustjacket.
Edition
Limited edition 500 copies.
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$75.00

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Seattle. : Published by the author. , 1992. . Limited edition 500 copies.. Hardcover, green cloth, copper titles, portrait of author pasted on front cover. . Near fine, no dustjacket. . 8vo.. Signed by the author and McCaffrey on the limitation page.
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image of The Typographic Book 1450-1935: A Study of Fine Typography Through Five Centuries.

The Typographic Book 1450-1935: A Study of Fine Typography Through Five Centuries.

by Morison, Stanley and Kenneth Day.

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Zephyr Books
Condition
Bookplate to ffep, otherwise a near fine copy in a very good dustjacket with some toning and spotting to the spine, very good sl
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$95.00

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Chicago. : University of Chicago Press. . Black cloth, gilt spine title, black cloth slipcase. . Bookplate to ffep, otherwise a near fine copy in a very good dustjacket with some toning and spotting to the spine, very good slipcase. . 4to.. 377 illustrations of historical typography.
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image of Alphabetical Catalog of the Books, Manuscripts, Maps, Pictures and Curios of the Illinois State Historical Library: Authors Titles and Subjects.

Alphabetical Catalog of the Books, Manuscripts, Maps, Pictures and Curios of the Illinois State Historical Library: Authors Titles and Subjects.

by Weber, Jessie Palmer.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1900.
Condition
Ex-library with many markings, hinges repaired, otherwise a good copy with clean contents.
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$30.00

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Springfield. : Phillips Bros. , 1900. . Hardcover, brown cloth. . Ex-library with many markings, hinges repaired, otherwise a good copy with clean contents. . 8vo..
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image of Bibliography of the Fine Books Published by the Limited Editions Club 1929-1985.

Bibliography of the Fine Books Published by the Limited Editions Club 1929-1985.

by Limited Editions Club.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1985.
Condition
Fine in near fine slipcase.
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$265.00

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New York. : Limited Editions Club. , 1985. . Hardcover, quarter brown goatskin over marbled boards with goatskin foredge, gilt spine title, brown cloth slipcase. . Fine in near fine slipcase. . folio.. Limited edition, #412 of 800 copies. . Heavy book, requires extra postage.
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image of Monthly Letters: The First Fifty Monthly Letters, The Limited Editions Club, 1929-1933.

Monthly Letters: The First Fifty Monthly Letters, The Limited Editions Club, 1929-1933.

by Limited Editions Club.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine in slipcase, slight sunning to slipcase edges. .
Edition
Limited edition, #3 of 550 copies.
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$220.00

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New York. : The Limited Editions Club., 1987. Limited edition, #3 of 550 copies. . Half brown morocco over marbled boards, gilt spine title, brown cloth slipcase. . Fine in slipcase, slight sunning to slipcase edges. . . 4to..
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Typographic Milestones.

by Haley, Allan.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1992.
Condition
A very good copy.
Edition
1st Edition.
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$32.50

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New York. : Van Nostrand Reinhold. , 1992. . 1st Edition.. Pictorial wraps. . A very good copy. . 4to.. Numerous illustrations.
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image of Initiation à l'art typographique. L'imprimerie, ses procédés et ses moyens.

Initiation à l'art typographique. L'imprimerie, ses procédés et ses moyens.

by KUNDIG, André.

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Published
1934
Condition
A very good clean copy.
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$30.00

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Geneve. : Kundig., 1934. Publsiher's printed wraps. . A very good clean copy. . 8vo.. French text. Numerous illustrations, 10 paper samples.
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The Changing Newspaper; Typograhic Trends in Britain and America 1622-1972.

by Hutt, Allen.

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Zephyr Books
Published
©1973.
Condition
very good book with very good dust jacket; light soil to dj, light shelf wear.
Edition
1st edition.
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$32.50

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London.: Published by Gordon Fraser., ©1973.. 1st edition.. hardcover.. very good book with very good dust jacket; light soil to dj, light shelf wear.. 4to..
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image of The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections.

The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections.

by Newton, A. Edward.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1922.
Condition
Cloth covers lightly spotted, otherwise a very good copy in an attractive binding.
Edition
4th printing.
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$45.00

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Boston. : Atlantic Monthly Press., 1922. . 4th printing. . hardcover contemporary half brown morocco over brown cloth, raised bands, gilt spine title, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. . Cloth covers lightly spotted, otherwise a very good copy in an attractive binding. . 8vo.. Color frontis, numerous illustrations.
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image of Books and Their Makers in the Middle Ages. 2 volumes.

Books and Their Makers in the Middle Ages. 2 volumes.

by Putnam, George Haven.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1962.
Condition
Spines lightly sunned and spotted, otherwise a very good set in a souled and worn slipcase.
Edition
Reprint.
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$32.50

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New York. : Hillary House. , 1962. . Reprint.. hardcover blue Cloth, gilt spine titles. . Spines lightly sunned and spotted, otherwise a very good set in a souled and worn slipcase. . 8vo..
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image of American Picturebooks from Noah’s Ark to the Beast Within.

American Picturebooks from Noah’s Ark to the Beast Within.

by Bader, Barbara.

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Zephyr Books
Published
1976.
Condition
Spine lightly cocked, otherwise a very god copy in a dustjacket with some light soiling, edgewear and chipping.
Edition
1st Edition.
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$37.50

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New York. : Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc. , 1976. . 1st Edition.. hardcover brown cloth. . Spine lightly cocked, otherwise a very god copy in a dustjacket with some light soiling, edgewear and chipping. . 4to..
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