Bindings & Editions

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Supreme Conflict: the Inside Story of the Struggle for Control of the  United States Supreme Court  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Supreme Conflict: the Inside Story of the Struggle for Control of the United States Supreme Court - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Greenburg, Jan Crawford

New York: The Penguin Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1594201013 . A handsome first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with bumped lower corners in alike dust-jacket with corresponding edgewear; Dust-jacket: "Drawing on unprecedented access to the Supreme Court justices themselves and their inner circles, acclaimed ABC News legal correspondent Jan Crawford Greenburg offers an explosive, newsbreaking account of one of the most... Read more
Item Price
$25.00
Plainsong  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Plainsong - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Haruf, Kent

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0375406182 . A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket; From the unsettled lives of the members of small town Colorado comes the tableau of the American dream; [i-xii, 1-3,] 4-301 pages .
Item Price
$79.00
Shrouds of Glory. From Atlanta to Nashville: The Last Great Campaign of the Civil War

Shrouds of Glory. From Atlanta to Nashville: The Last Great Campaign of the Civil War

by GROOM, Winston

New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1995. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. Small stain on front board, thus very good in very good plus dustwrapper. Inscribed by Groom to Gloria Jones, wife of his friend James Jones: "To Mrs. James Jones, my pal, Gloria, who has been my host, my mother, my confidant, and at last, my best reader, oh so much love, Winston Groom. P.D. I hope Jim would have liked this.
Item Price
$450.00
Rocking the Boat

Rocking the Boat

by Vidal, Gore

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1962. Hardcover. 299p., foreword, notes, very good first edition stated in blue cloth boards and price-clipped, very lightly-worn dj. "A political, literary and theatrical commentary" - dj.
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$25.00
The Silent Assassin

The Silent Assassin

by Andrews, Lori

New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, 2007. Geneticist working at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology becomes involved in high-stakes financial crime and a political firestorm over Vietnam War trophies. SIGNED by the author on the title page, dated the month after publication. Hardcover. Stated first edition (first printing) with full number string. Light wear to book & jacket, small ink mark to free endsheet - likely from the signing - else near fine. Text clean. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very... Read more
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$20.00
Without Consent.

Without Consent.

by Pitigrilli, M

New York:: Universal Publishing & Distributing Corp. ,, 1951.. Paperback. Very Good. 142 pp., 12mo. Stapled paperback. Vintage pulp novel. "He found her young--wild--ravishing--a creature meant for love--but marked taboo." Reprinted & adapted from original Italian novel entitled "18-Carat Virgin;" English transl. Moderate soiling & wear to covers; pencil number to front cover. Binding secure. Textblock very clean; some staple holes to fore edges.
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$20.00
This Far and No More  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

This Far and No More - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Malcolm, Andrew H

New York: Times Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1987. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. 1/4 Cloth. 0812916069 . First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with lightly soiled board edges in alike dust-jacket with light edgewear. SIGNED by author Andrew H. Malcolm on the half-title page; .
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$19.00
V for Victor  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

V for Victor - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Childress, Mark

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1989. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. 1/4 Cloth. 0394568710 . A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in an equally unblemished dust-jacket, signed and inscribed by author Mark Childress; ; [vii, 1-4], 5-289, [5] pages .
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$35.00
Postmortem

Postmortem

by Patricia Cornwell

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1990. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED. Like New. 1st/1st with full number line beginning with "1". Pre-publication, association edition inscribed by Cornwell with full name on the half-title page to a former co-worker at the Virginia State Laboratory in Richmond Virginia. "To Mary Lea, Best Wishes, Patricia Daniels Cornwell 1989." Book has mild slant from reading otherwise tight with good corners and clean boards. Textblock is clean with no writing, bookplate or marks and not BCE,... Read more
Item Price
$920.00
LES DISCOURS DU DOCTEUR O'GRADY

LES DISCOURS DU DOCTEUR O'GRADY

by MAUROIS, Andre

1922. MAUROIS, Andre. LES DISCOURS DU DOCTEUR O'GRADY. Paris: Bernard Grasset, 1922. 12mo., brown quarter-calf leather & boards. First Edition. Very Good (bookplate front pastedown). $35.00.
Item Price
$35.00
China 2009(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used)

China 2009(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used)

by Editor:Zhong Xin

Foreign Languages ??Press. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pages Number: 248 Language: Korean. Publisher: Foreign Languages ??Press. Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.
Item Price
$122.07
Tucker Peak  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Tucker Peak - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Mayor, Archer

New York: Mysterious Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2001. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0892967242 . A Fine first edition/first printing in like dust-jacket. SIGNED by author Archer Mayor directly on the title page .
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$34.00
words of symmetric(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used)

words of symmetric(Chinese Edition)(Old-Used)

by LIANG CHANG HONG

Science Press Pub. Date :2010-03-01. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Paperback. Pages Number: 230 Language: Chinese. Publisher: Science Press Pub. Date :2010-03-01. Illustrations that this ancient theory. to understand the truth in simple. symmetrical about the readers. Physics and Chemistry from the culture and the arts to other basic sciences; from philosophy to heaven. earth. raw; from the universe to the... Read more
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$67.88
Return of a King The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42

Return of a King The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42

by William Dalrymple

Full calf; gilt decor, raised bands, all edges gilt. An as new copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 515 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$185.00
Gwilan's Harp (Signed)

Gwilan's Harp (Signed)

by LeGuin, Ursula K

Northridge, CA: Lord John Press, 1981. Limited edition. Fine. Hardcover. Publisher's cloth binding, black leather lettering label, gilt, on the upper board. This edition of Le Guin's short story was finely printed at the Lord John Press in an edition of 300 copies in wraps, and 50 signed deluxe copies specially bound. This is one of the 50 deluxe copies in a special binding, number 5. Ursula Le Guin has signed this copy in the colophon. A fine copy, finely produced. And with the... Read more
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$250.00
Memoirs of the Life and Works of Sir Christopher Wren, with a brief view of the Progress of architecture in England, from the beginning of the Reign of Charles I to the end of the Seventeenth Century; and an Appendix of Authentic Documents.

Memoirs of the Life and Works of Sir Christopher Wren, with a brief view of the Progress of architecture in England, from the beginning of the Reign of Charles I to the end of the Seventeenth Century; and an Appendix of Authentic Documents.

by Elmes, James

London: Priestley and Weale, 1823. 4to., pp. xxxvi, 532, 147, 11 engraved plates (4 folded), full calf, spine label, marbled endpapers and edges, arms in gilt of George Ellis, 1st Baron Dover stamped on covers. Covers loose and worn, edges scuffed, foxing affects some plates and text , else quite clean and crisp..
Item Price
CA$350.00
The American Commonwealth

The American Commonwealth

by Bryce, James

London: Macmillan and Co, 1889. Full-Leather. Octavo, 2 volumes; first reprinted edition; reformatted into two volumes and bound by Reviere, in contemporary tan calf; raised bands on spines, generously decorated in gilt; leather lettering pieces; marbled end papers. The chapter on the TWEED RING is present; it was suppressed in later editions.Owner ink notation on obverse of rear end paper of volume I. A beautiful double-decker. Howes B-906.
Item Price
$450.00
Life Is Elsewhere

Life Is Elsewhere

by Milan Kundera

Penguin, New York. 8th trade paperback printing. Condition: Near fine, light edge and corner wear, price sticker on rear cover.Kundera initially intended to call this novel The Lyrical Age. The lyrical age, according to Kundera, is youth, and this novel, above all, is an epic of adolescence; an ironic epic that tenderly erodes sacrosanct values: childhood, motherhood, revolution, and even poetry. Jaromil is in fact a poet. His mother made him a poet and accompanies him (figuratively) to his love bed, and... Read more
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CA$4.95
The Affluent Society

The Affluent Society

by Galbraith, John Kenneth

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library. As New. 1978. Limited Signed Edition; Signed by Author. Full-Leather. A special Limited edition, SIGNED by AUTHOR John Kenneth Galbraith in As New condition, a stunning collectible; With customary clarity, eloquence, and humor, Galbraith cuts to the heart of what economic security means (and doesn't mean) in world of the late 20th century and exposes the hazards of individual and societal complacence about economic inequity. This outstanding book is bound... Read more
Item Price
$299.00
THE OUTER EDGES (Signed By Cover Artist James Avati)

THE OUTER EDGES (Signed By Cover Artist James Avati)

by Jackson, Charles

New York: Signet 781, 1950. Jackson, Charles. THE OUTER EDGES. NY: Signet, 1950 (April, #781). First Paperback Edition, first printing. INSCRIBED BY COVER ARTIST JAMES AVATI on the title page in black ink. A NEAR FINE copy, fresh and likely unread, with only the tiniest bit of edgewear, of this minor masterpiece by the author of THE LOST WEEKEND. James Avati (1912-2005) was often called "The Rembrandt" of 1940s and 1950s paperback illustration. This particular cover is a masterpiece of... Read more
Item Price
$350.00
Monumental Brasses  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Monumental Brasses - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Mann, James

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1957. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in Very Good, lightly rubbed and chipped dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number; ; Color Illustrations .
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$25.00
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion)

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Companion)

by Mark Twain

Hardback, leather bound cover with embossed gold print and design on front, back and spine, gold on outside edges of pages bright, only wear is a scrap mark on outside edges of pages, text clean
Item Price
$30.00
Rufino Tamayo

Rufino Tamayo

by Goldwater, Robert

New York: Quadrangle Press, 1947. Hardcover. VG-/VG- fading to book spine, light foxing spine. minor corner and edge wear. inscribed and signed by Rufino Tamayo to the art collector, Edgar Weyhe. light scuffing, soiling, and corner/edge wear to slipcase.. Rust red and 1/2 blue leather boards with blue lettering in a terracotta hardshell slipcase with glossy color illustration. 131 pp. BW illustrations. Color plates mounted on blue paper. Two copies of an original aquatint, one in separate pocket in... Read more
Item Price
$1,750.00
Gifts - Child-dimensional hand(Chinese Edition)

Gifts - Child-dimensional hand(Chinese Edition)

by ZHANG YAO MING

Jilin Publishing Group & LLC Pub. Date :2009-10. paperback. New. Ship out in 2 business day, And Fast shipping, Free Tracking number will be provided after the shipment.Pages Number: 0 Publisher: Jilin Publishing Group Ltd. Pub. Date :2009-10. Satisfaction guaranteed,or money back.
Item Price
$48.87
Murder in the Supreme Court  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Murder in the Supreme Court - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Truman, Margaret

New York: Arbor House. Fine in Fine dust jacket. c1982. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0877953848 . A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally unblemished dust-jacket, signed by author Margaret Truman on the title page; The mistress of capital crime is back in this thriller about the mysterious death of the chief clerk to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Killed by a bullet to the head, all branches of government are investigating what might have lead... Read more
Item Price
$45.00