Bindings & Editions

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Bindings & Editions Books & Ephemera

Killer Caldwell: Australia's Greatest Fighter Pilot

Killer Caldwell: Australia's Greatest Fighter Pilot

by Watson, Jeffrey

Sydney, Australia: Hodder Australia, 2005. Softcover, first edition, 512gms, 282 pages. Clive 'Killer' Caldwell was a natural and brilliant pilot, a superb shot, and born leader. He saw action against the Germans, Italians and Japanese, and remains Australia's greatest ever fighter pilot. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Large pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other... Read more
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AU$8.50
THE COLONIAL CHURCH IN VIRGINIA. WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE FIRST SIX BISHOPS OF THE DIOCESE OF VIRGINIA. AND OTHER HISTORICAL PAPERS; TOGETHER WITH BRIEF BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE COLONIAL CLERGY OF VIRGINIA

THE COLONIAL CHURCH IN VIRGINIA. WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE FIRST SIX BISHOPS OF THE DIOCESE OF VIRGINIA. AND OTHER HISTORICAL PAPERS; TOGETHER WITH BRIEF BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE COLONIAL CLERGY OF VIRGINIA

by Edward Lewis Goodwin | William Cabell Brown; G. MacLaren Brydon

Milwaukee | London: Morehouse Publishing Co. | A. R. Mowbray, 1927. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good binding/Fair dust jacket. Signed. A First Edition, association copy of Edward Lewis Goodwin's The Colonial Church in Virginia. Signed and inscribed on the front endpaper by "M. F. Goodwin," likely Mary Francis Goodwin, daughter of the author, addressed to Lee Goodwin Firth, Mary Francis's niece. Inscription to a previous owner pasted onto the verso of the frontispiece. Some dampstaining to the... Read more
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$125.00
STUD SHIP

STUD SHIP

by Wilde, Wes

Exotik Books, 1964. Paperback. Light shelfwear. Very good. 191pp. Young Cal Breton thought he had it made: a sexy blonde neighbor always looking for a helping hand, her brunette friend - a six-foot package of dynamite - and two young and sexy friends of his boss's teenage daughter... It was all fun and games... until the boss's daughter showed up! W5.
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$12.00
The Spaces Between the Lines

The Spaces Between the Lines

by Crowther, Peter

Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 323 pages. Twelve stories. Published in an edition of 750 signed and numbered copies. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Crowther on the limitation page.
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$25.00
Minutes of the Proceedings of the Court-Martial held at Portsmouth, August 12, 1792. On ten persons charged with Mutiny on Board His Majesty's Ship the Bounty. With an appendix containing a full account of the real causes and circumstances of that unhappy transaction.

Minutes of the Proceedings of the Court-Martial held at Portsmouth, August 12, 1792. On ten persons charged with Mutiny on Board His Majesty's Ship the Bounty. With an appendix containing a full account of the real causes and circumstances of that unhappy transaction.

by WILLIAM BLIGH (1754-1817) -- [STEPHEN & EDWARD CHRISTIAN BARNEY]

First Edition
London: J. Deighton, 1794. 4to, old half calf, marbled boards, red morocco gilt label, rebacked.
Very rare. Stephen Barney was an attorney retained by mutineer William Muspratt to take the minutes of the evidence for the prosecution. According to Barney's advertisement, they were not intended for publication. Hill states that only a few copies were printed for distribution among the interested parties and the ministers of state. The appendix is the work of Edward Christian, brother of the... Read more
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£25,000.00
Pit-Tops and Prams

Pit-Tops and Prams

by Hodges-Linton, Betty

Wangi Wangi, NSW, Australia: Betty Hodges-Linton, 1993. Large soft card cover, first edition, 668gms, 161 pgs. This book is a presentation of the wider and deeper aspects of life during the Great Depression and long years of strikes within the Northern coal-fields. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Front cover shows some light creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.. First Edition. Soft Card Cover. Good/Not Applicable. Illus. by Van Genderen, Jason. 4to - over... Read more
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AU$20.00
Reference List of the Rolls of Arms, and Other Early Authorities for Ancient Coat Armour

Reference List of the Rolls of Arms, and Other Early Authorities for Ancient Coat Armour

by Greenstreet, James and Charles Russell

Unknown., 1880. Good-. Ex-library. Library binding. Half-calf. Missing spine cover. Usual stamps and markings. A good working copy. . Presumed first printing. Undated. c.1880.. Hard. 8vo. 9".. Good-.
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£48.00
Liberal Cliches and Conservative Solutions

Liberal Cliches and Conservative Solutions

by Congressman Philip M. Crane, Editor, Jack Kemp, Newt Gingrich, Others

Green Hill Publishers, 1984. First Printing. Near Fine condition.
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$10.00
THE THREE MUSKETEERS Easton Press

THE THREE MUSKETEERS Easton Press

by Alexandre Dumas

Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine, Leather Bound. Book accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. ; 100 Greatest Books Ever Written; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original binding. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$274.97
Changing Minds: The History of Pschotherapy as Answer to Huyman Suffering

Changing Minds: The History of Pschotherapy as Answer to Huyman Suffering

by Tallis, Frank

London, United Kingdom: Cassell & Co, 1998. Paperback, First Edition, 200gms, 171 pages plus index. Changing Minds is an accessible history of psychotherapy; introducing its key figures (from Freud to Beck) and explaining their most important ideas. Book is in good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking... Read more
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AU$95.00
Giles Goat-Boy, or, the Revised New Syllabus

Giles Goat-Boy, or, the Revised New Syllabus

by John Barth

Fawcett Crest, 1967. First Printing. Very Good to Near Fine condition. P1052.
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$15.00
Sons

Sons

by Morgan, Alphonso

Brooklyn: Lane Street Press, 2004. Paperback. 228p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. African American gay youth sexual awakening in Brooklyn in the 1990s.
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$12.00
Is Our God Dead?

Is Our God Dead?

by H. Ingli James

Arthur H. Stockwell, Ltd, 1920-01-01. Hardcover. Good. No date, but circa 1920 Arthur H. Stockwell, Ltd. (London) 4 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches tall brown embossed hardbound, gilt lettering to front cover and spine, 78pp. Ex-library. Minimal rubbing and edgewear to covers. Call number sticker to spine, library stamp to title page and card pocket and sticker on rear pastedown. Association copy: a bookplate on the front pastedown attests to the prior ownership of James Hastings (1852 - 1922), a well-known... Read more
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$22.95
HARD BOUNTY

HARD BOUNTY

by Hodgson, Ken [cover design by F. C. Vitolo]

[Waterville]: Wheeler Publishing [2002]. Very Good. 2002. First Edition Thus. Trade Paperback. 1587243105 . First Large Print edition. "To bounty hunter Asa Cain, every outlaw is a payday..." 308 pages. VG+ copy with rear cover creasing. .
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$14.60
The Standard Life of a Temporary Pantyhose Salesman; a novel

The Standard Life of a Temporary Pantyhose Salesman; a novel

by Busi, Aldo, translated by Raymond Rosenthal

New York: Farrar Strau Giroux, 1988. Hardcover. 430p., very good first US edition and first English translation in boards and unclipped dj.
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$12.00
Traps: A Novel of the FBI  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Traps: A Novel of the FBI - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Lindsay, Paul

New York: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0743215060 . A bright first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with lightly soiled page edges in Very Good+ dust jacket with moderate edgewear; 260 pages .
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$25.00
Mohawk Paper Mills "Irish Linen" Introduction Portfolio

Mohawk Paper Mills "Irish Linen" Introduction Portfolio

by Mohawk Paper Mills

Cohoes, NY, U.S.A.: Mohawk Paper Mills, Inc., 1960. Brochure. Fine. Paperback. 1st. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. This Portfolio measures 15-5/8" W. x 11-5/8" H. and contains 3 and a few more prints worthy of framing. Has the envelope, a 16 page brochure on the history of linen, 2 large prints, letter, and the multi-leaf folder with a laid-on 7" x 11-5/8" print. All items are printed on the IRISH LINEN paper. No Markings, CLEAN TEXT. Original copyright date is NOT stated, and as this particular line has... Read more
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$14.95
George Eliot - 'Romola' - Three Volumes In Half Leather Binding - 1863

George Eliot - 'Romola' - Three Volumes In Half Leather Binding - 1863

by George Eliot

London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1863. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 1863, hardcover. One of George Eliot's most ambitious and imaginative novels, Romola is set in Renaissance Florence during the turbulent years following the expulsion of the powerful Medici family during which the zealous religious reformer Savonarola rose to control the city. At its heart is Romola, the devoted daughter of a blind scholar, married to the clever but ultimately treacherous Tito whose duplicity in both love and politics... Read more
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$325.00
Dryland's End

Dryland's End

by Picano, Felice

Binghampton: Harrington Park Press/Southern Tier Editions, 2004. Paperback. 525p., introduction maps, glossary, very good first edition thus trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Gay Men's Fiction series, Jay Quinn editor. Science fiction/future history of a matriarchal techno-society 500 years in the future. Originally published in 1995 by Masquerade Books.
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$15.00
Cinderella married, or how they lived happily ever after. A divertissement

Cinderella married, or how they lived happily ever after. A divertissement

by Mangan, Sherry

New York: A. & C. Boni, 1932. Hardcover. 306p., first edition, original cloth binding somewhat toned with general darkening to spine, front hinge cracked else good condition, inscribed in pencil "For Norman, with apologie [?] in that he expects better, but with thanks that he'll accept this, S Mangan," worn and soiled dj with a very darkened spine. Mangan, a one time editor of the literary magazine Pagany, was also a long term activist in the Trotskyist movement.
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$190.00
Day of Blood

Day of Blood

by William Vance

Monarch, 1961. First Printing. Monarch 197. Very Good condition.
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$10.00
The Honey Cookbook

The Honey Cookbook

by Juliette Elkon

Paperback Library, 1972. First Printing. Near Fine condition.
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$10.00
The Black Angel

The Black Angel

by Woolrich, Cornell [William Irish]

Joseph W. Ferman, Bestseller Mystery, B206, 1943. digest. modest paper a little turned and corners a little chipped else a very good copy.
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$9.00
THE CHANGELING

THE CHANGELING

by A.E. Van Vogt

[A.E. VAN VOGT]. SIGNED & INSCRIBED ASSOCIATION COPY. THE CHANGELING. MacFadden Books, New York, 1967. First Edition. First Edition in paperback and first separate publication. Publisher's original price of 50 cents on cover and MacFadden # 50-335. Condition: Very Good. With micro chips to edges, minor rubbing on spine, previous owners or store price written on cover from light green marker (most likely before autograph from author), mild creases and light soiling to covers typical of pulp fiction books... Read more
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$34.95
The Closet Hanging a Matt Sinclair Mystery

The Closet Hanging a Matt Sinclair Mystery

by Fennelly, Tony

New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1987. Hardcover. 216p.,very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj with 1 inch closed tear to top front panel. Fennelly's second mystery about gay New Orleans detective Matt Sinclair. Gunn page 144.
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$12.00