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Narrative of a Five Years’ Expedition Against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam

by Stedman, John Gabriel; van Lier, Rudolf (intro)

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Used - Fine in Near Fine Slipcase.
Edition
Limited Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Barre, VT: Imprint Society, 1971. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine Slipcase.. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Slipcase shows very minor shelf/edge wear. Quarterbound, blue cloth boards, marbled paper boards, cream spine labels, black ink letttering, fold-out plates; slipcase in blue cloth and marbled boards. 4to. xxvii, 220pp; -480pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Limited numbered edition, this being 908 of 1950 copies. Signed by Rudolf van Lier. Includes eighty plates and maps. A very handsome copy of this edition.
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Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Capt. Theodore Wells, of Wells, ME

by Wells, Theodore

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Used - Very Good- [Textblock Near Fine]. No DJ as Issued.
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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Biddeford, ME: John E. Butler, 1874. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good- [Textblock Near Fine]. No DJ as Issued.. Minor shelf/edge wear, spine sunned/toned, minor even soiling to boards, light glue toning at endpages, light toning at titlepage, else tight, bright and unmarred. Orange cloth boards, gilt lettering, in blind decorative elements, tipped-in photographic frontispiece. 12mo. 204pp. According to a list by Greg Gibson, "this is quite a scarce account, unlisted in Howes, Sabin, Smith or NYPL list." Overall, a handsome copy of this rather uncommon volume.
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A Narrative of a Nine Months' Residence in New Zealand in 1827; Together With a Journal of a Residence in Tristan d’Acunha, an Island Situated Between South America and the Cape of Good Hope. [Draughtsman to His Majesty’s surveying-ship THE BEAGLE]

by Earle, Augustus

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Used - Very Good
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman, 1832. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Light shelf/edge wear, light rubbing to boards, light foxing at preliminaries and plates, tidemark at fore-edge of frontispiece, ownership signature at ffep and title page, binding professionally repaired (see separate restoration report), else tight, bright and unmarred. 8vo. 371pp. Illus. (b/w plates). An early and important work on New Zealand (Maori social life, Hokianga, etc.). Overall, a rather handsome copy. From the collection of Edouard Stackpole, renowned whaling scholar, curator of Mystic Seaport Museum (Mystic, CT. 1951-1966) and director of the Peter Foulger Museum (Nantucket, MA. 1969-1986).
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The National Trust Atlas: The National Trust and The National Trust for Scotland

by Nicolson, Nigel

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Used - Fine in Near Fine DJ.
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First Edition
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Hardcover
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London: The National Trust/George Philip, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine DJ.. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows barest hint of sun at spine, else bright and clean. Navy textured paper boards, gilt lettering, marbled endpages, frontispiece. 4to. 224pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Color maps. Index. From the library of noted architect and writer on architecture, J. Sadler. Sadler was prone to marginalia and laying in clippings and ephemera related to a given book’s subject. The presence of marginal notes or marks will be noted above and are absent if not so noted.
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National Academy of Sciences National Research Council...A Temple of Science

by White, Peregrine S.; Wechsler, Fredrica W. (rev.)

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  • paperback
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Used - Near Fine in Wraps
Edition
Revised/First Edition Thus
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Paperback
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National Academy of Science Press, 1984. Revised/First Edition Thus. Staplebound Wraps. Near Fine in Wraps. Tight, bright and unmarred. B/w pictorial, fold-out wraps. 8vo. 40pp. Illus. (b/w plates).
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National Statuary Hall in the Nation's Capital

by Murdock, Myrtle Cheney

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very Good+. No DJ
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Washington, D.C.: Monumental Press, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. No DJ. Very light shelf wear, touch of dust staining at text block edges, else tight, bright and unmarred. Black cloth boards, gilt lettering, frontispiece. Small 4to. 128pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Inscribed by author (and congressman's wife) on ffep (with second signature at bottom of page). Includes pamphlet on "The Murdock Books on Washington," pamphlet by Harold Helfer, "The Case of the Forgotten Genius," broadside titled "Statutes in the United States Capital," and both DJ flaps. Also laid in is a letter from Mrs. Murdock, dated 1965, and a set of leaves of "Statutes Recently Admitted to Statuary Hall in the Nation's Capitol." Overall, a very presentable copy with a wonderful collection of ephemera.
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The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Maine: 1896-1996

by Reed, Deborah Spring

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Used - Fine in Near Fine DJ.
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First Edition/Limited Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Portland, ME: Ascensius Press, 2001. First Edition/Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Near Fine DJ.. Hand-numbered on the limitation page and signed by the author on the dedication page, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows hint of sun at spine and small sticker ghost at rear, else bright and clean. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering and decorative elements. 8vo. 120pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Notes. Appendix(es). Index. Limited numbered edition, this being 67 of 300. A very handsome copy of this richly detailed history.
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National Lampoon - 1964 High School Year Book Parody: Kaleidoscope 1964 - Vol. I No. 6

by O'Rourke, P. J. (ed); Kenny, Doug (ed)

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  • paperback
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Used - Near Fine in Wraps
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
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New York: National Lampoon Magazine, 1974. First Edition. Original Pictorial Wraps. Near Fine in Wraps. Very minor shelf/edge wear, minor rubbing at spine,else tight, bright and unmarred. 4to. Approx. 148pp. Pulp pages bound in at rear (many of which became glossy in second and third editions). Contains yearbook (highly annotated), School Newspaper, Report Card, Beaver Shots, Detention Slips, Cootie Catcher, Fake ID and much more. Kenny, it should be noted, went on to write Animal House with Harold Ramos and Chris Miller, this project being the genesis of that project. This volume came from the personal collection of noted Lampoon artist (and contributor to this edition), Alan Rose.
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The National Academy of Sciences: The First Hundred Years, 1863-1963

by Cochrane, Rexmond C.

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Near Fine. No DJ, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. No DJ, as Issued. Minor shelf wear, else tight, bright and unmarred. Dark gray cloth boards, gilt lettering and decorative elements. 8vo. 694pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Index. A well crafted history of this storied organization and the those who comprise it.
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Native Plants for California Gardens

by Lenz, Lee W.

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Near Fine in Fair/Good DJ
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Portland, Maine
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Claremont, CA: Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Fair/Good DJ. Very minor shelf wear, gilt lightly toned, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows moderate shelf/edge wear, several small and moderate closed tears, chip at the head and moderate chip at bottom edge, front flap free but present, else bright and clean. Brown cloth boards, gilt lettering, color frontispiece. 166pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Index.
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Natura et Corporis
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Natura et Corporis

by Parcero, Tatiana

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  • fine
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Mexico City: Arts & Graphics with Giovanni Troconi , 2017. Limited Edition. Fine. Bright and clean. Black cloth box, unbound contents: 6 archival prints at 30x30 cm; 3 archival prints at 30x60 cm; 1 photo-transfer on Kiri wood at 20x20 cm; 1 Poem by Alberto Roy Sanchez; Contained in folio box, 4to. np. Illus. Numbered limited edition of 20. "This lovely portfolio-style artist book with work by Tatiana Parcero includes a striking cross-section of images: 9 prints on photo-paper and a photo-transfer on wood, for a total of 10 works with a poem by Mexican writer, publisher, and educator Alberto Roy Sanchez and certificate. Not only is this a wonderful representation of an established body of work by Parcero, it bridges series, and foreshadows future works. Most of the work included in the folio is from the Artist's established Universus series, which explores the body and its connections to the world through naturalists drawings and broken landscapes in diptych form. It also… Read more
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The Natural House

by Wright, Frank Lloyd

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine in Very Good+ DJ.
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Horizon Press, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in Very Good+ DJ.. Tight, bright, and unmarred. DJ shows minor shelf/edge wear, small closed tear at front top, light creasing near the tail, front flap clipped (though price present), else bright and clean. Beige linen boards, red ink label, black ink lettering, frontispiece. Small 4to. 223pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Frontispiece portrait (by Helen Levitt). Includes the "/54" at front board and more than one hundred illustrations (photographs, drawings and plans). A handsome copy.
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The Naturalist

The Naturalist

by Moyer, David

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  • paperback
Condition
Used - Fine in Fine Dustjacket
Edition
Limited Edition
Binding
Paperback
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Muncy, PA: Red Howler Press, 2014. Limited Edition. Original Wraps. Fine in Fine Dustjacket. Tight, brigth, and unmarred. Green textured paper DJ, black cardstock wrapper, calligraphic text, printed images. Small 8vo. np. Illus. (b/w plates). Numbered limited edition, this being 12 of 20 Original wood engravings, text, and calligraphy by Moyers. "The Naturalist is written in walnut brown ink on Rives Heavy weight buff paper with images printed from original and grain wood blocks." (from the colophon)
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Navajo: A Century of Progress 1868-1968

by Link, Martin A. (ed)

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  • hardcover
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Used - Near Fine. No DJ, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Window Rock, AZ: Navajo Tribe, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. No DJ, as Issued. Very minimal shelf wear, else tight, bright and unmarred. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering, black ink lettering and decorative elements, black endpages. 4to. 109pp. Illus. (b/w plates).
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The Near East: Dalmatia, Greece And Constantinople

by Hichens, Robert; Guerin, Jules

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Used - Near Fine. No DJ, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: The Century Co., 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. No DJ, as Issued. Light shelf wear, gilt at spine shows slight toning, small bump at bottom front board, else tight, bright and unmarred. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering and decorative elements. top of text block in gilt, frontispiece, printed tissue guards. 4to. 268pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Association copy. Lovely bookplate indicating this was from the Cecil B. De Mille Library. A lovely example of early 20th century travel books. Spectacular images. A very handsome copy.
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Necronomicon [Art Binding]

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  • fine
  • hardcover
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Unique
Binding
Hardcover
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Portland, Maine
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Portland, ME, 2015. Unique. Hardcover. Fine. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Sculptural leather binding with dried frog and various other elements, aged paper textblock. 4to. np. Textblock is an aged laser-printed edition of the text. A compelling sculptural piece.
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Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess' Stardust #1-4 [Complete in Four Volumes]

by Gaiman, Neil; Vess, Charles (illus)

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Condition
Used - Near Fine in Wraps.
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Paperback
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Vertigo DC Comics, 1998. Original Wraps. Near Fine in Wraps.. Very minor shelf/edge wear, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Glossy color wraps. 8vo. Various pag. Illus. (color plates). Stardust (1998) is the first solo prose novel by Neil Gaiman, here as first published with illustrations by Charles Vess. Stardust has a different tone and style from most of Gaiman's prose fiction, being consciously written in the tradition of pre-Tolkien English fantasy novel. A lovely set.
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Neil Simon's "Chapter Two": Film Press Kit

by Simon, Neil; Moore, Robert (director)

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Used - Very Good+ (contents Near Fine+). No DJ as Issued
Edition
First Edition Thus
Binding
Paperback
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Los Angeles, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1979. First Edition Thus. Original Wraps. Very Good+ (contents Near Fine+). No DJ as Issued. Light shelf/edge wear to wraps, corners gently bumped, else tight, bright and unmarred. Small 4to. Illus. (b/w plates). Promotional folder containing various inserts on the film including Production/Story Notes, Bibliographies, Cast List, Press Release, etc. and includes fifteen stills from the film (with descriptive texts). Directed by Robert Moore from a Neil Simon screenplay and starring Valerie Harper, Joseph Bologna, etc. Overall, a handsome copy of the rather scarce press kit.
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Nell in Bridewell (Lenchen Im Zuchthause). Description of the System of Corporal Punishment (Flagellation) in the Female Prisons of South Germany Up to the Year 1848: a Contribution to the History of Manners

by Reinhard, W., W.C. Costello and A.R. Allinson, translators

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Condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
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Paris: Society of British Bibliophiles, [1932] 1900. Facsimile Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good+. Light shelf/edge wear, bottom tips bumped and through, gilt toned at spine, else bright, tight, and unmarred. Brown cloth boards, gilt lettering, red endpages. 8vo. xv, 326pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Facsimile reproduction of 1900 England edition. Translated from the German. First published in Germany in 1840, Reinhard's novel was "written in the sanctimonious tones of social protest but featuring male and female warders flagellating their female charges."
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Never Cry Wolf

by Cunningham, Carol

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  • fine
  • hardcover
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Mill Valley, CA: Sunflower Press, 1987. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Grey paper boards, gilt decorative elements, orange endpapers, frontispiece. 52x50mm. 28pp. Illus. (color plates). Numbered limited edition, this being 46 of 50.
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