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"Dynasty of Louis Comfort Tiffany"
  Self-Published, $ 137.50 Published by: Self-Published Book #26237.
n.d. Limited edition of which this is #478 and signed by author, with author's embossed seal on front ep, dated 1968. Gold stamped blue cloth, profusely illus in color and b/w. FINE in VG gilt jacket which is lightly rubbed and now in mylar. Laid in i
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"Fables of Aesop: According to Sir Roger L'Estrange"
  Harrison of Paris: Minton, Balch & Co., $ 700.00 Published by: Harrison of Paris: Minton, Balch & Co. , Illustrated by: Calder, Alexander Book #22396.
(1931) 4to. [iv], 124, [3]pp with fifty ipen & ink illus by Calder. #172 of 595 copies on awergne hand-made paper. VERY GOOD in original cloth-backed plain boards, red card chemise with worn paper label. Lacks blue wrappers, but includes scarce Paper K
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"Fashion is Spinach"
  Random House, 1938, $ 75.00 Hard Cover Published by: Random House Book #13459.
Slightly cocked spine, small tears along head of spine; former owner's signature to endpaper.
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"Le Modulor"
  Collection Ascoral, $ 75.00 Published by: Collection Ascoral Book #26111.
1 of 3000. n.d. Small 8vo. Original plain stiff wraps, color printed dustjacket. 239pp; b/w illus throughout. Back panel of jacket is torn in two places. Now in mylar and otherwise VG.
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"Marquis, Don"
  Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1933, $ 33.00 Hardcover Published by: Doubleday, Doran & Co. Book #13915.
Very good condition. First edition, paper labels on cover and spine. Minor discoloration to front paste-down, back paste-down, end pages.
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"Passion and Affect"
  New York: Viking, 1974, $ 75.00 Published by: New York: Viking, 1974 Book #5674.
Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Mylar jacket. Mild bumping and wear to boards, faded at top & bottom. DJ clipped, light fading. Author's 1st book, first edition.
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"Aesop's Fables" by Elfriede Abbe
  Privately Printed, 1950, $ 150.00 Hardcover Published by: Privately Printed Book #27770.
Cloth backed, decorative paper over boards. 70pp + index; wonderful woodcuts by Abbe throughout. Signed on copyright page. FINE.
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"Georgics of Virgil" by Elfriede Abbe
  Privately Printed, 1966, $ 150.00 Cloth Published by: Privately Printed Book #11288.
#26 of 100 copies of this edition; numbered and signed by translator and illustrator Elfriede Abbe. A notice of publication is laid in. Woodcuts by Abbe throughout. Just a hint of dust-soiling to cloth, else FINE.
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"Chromos" by Felipe Alfau
  Dalkey Archive, 1990, ISBN 091658352x, $ 16.50 Hard Cover Published by: Dalkey Archive Book #13913.
Very good. Minimal bumping to bottom edge of spine. Otherwise clean and tight. .5 inch tear on dust jacket.
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"De Dignitate & Augmentis Scientiarum, Libri IX" by Francis Bacon
  Henr. Wetstenium, 1696, 562pp. $ 150.00 Vellum Published by: Henr. Wetstenium Book #25643.
index. Original vellum, extra engraved title page. Spine bumped and slightly bowed. Internally clean, well-bound, and very tight.
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"Come North With Me" by Bernt Balchen
  Dutton, 1958, $ 82.50 Hard Cover Published by: Dutton Book #14266.
Signed first edition. Vg/Vg
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"Tragedy of the Caesars: a Study of the Characters of the Caesars of the Julian and Claudian Houses (2 Vols.)" by S. Baring-Gould
  Methuen & Co., 1893, $ 55.00 Three-Quarter Leather Published by: Methuen & Co. Book #27511.
Three-Quarter polished morocco, gilt decorated spines, leather title labels. Top edge gilt, marbled epp. Ex-library - rear pockets and barcodes, library stamps on title pages and edges, spine labels removed leaving clear tape residue, otherwise a VG, attr
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"The End of the Road" by John Barth
  Doubleday, 1958, $ 275.00 Cloth Published by: Doubleday Book #19307.
Barth's second novel. Quite scarce, 3,500 copies printed. Dj. VG+ with light browning along edges and a few tiny nicks. Mylar cover. Else, remarkable condition.
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"Mythologies" by Roland Barthes
  Hill and Wang, 1972, ISBN 0809017932, $ 110.00 Cloth Published by: Hill and Wang Book #20018.
Selected and trans. from French by Annette Lavers. Dj. in excellent shape, edges sharp.
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"Ozma of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
  Reilly & Britton Co., 1907, $ 400.00 Cloth Published by: Reilly & Britton Co. , Illustrated by: Neill, John R. Book #20074.
First edition, 3rd state with ads in back through "Patchwork Girl of Oz" (1913), blank endpapers. Light-ton cloth stamped in black, red, blue + yellow. Secondary binding with "Reilly & Britton in caps + lower-case letters at foot of spine.
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"Lion's Tail and Eyes: Poems Written Out of Laziness and Silence" by Robert & James Wright & William Duffy Bly
  Sixties Press, 1962, $ 200.00 Cloth Published by: Sixties Press Book #25910.
45pp. 1st edition of Robert Bly's first book. One of a small hand-bound edtion. SIGNED by Bly on title page. Two tiny slits in paper at front hinge. Hinge itself is not cracked and is still strong. Unclipped jacket shows some mild age-toning. All else
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"Halloween Tree" by Ray Bradbury
  Knopf, 1972, ISBN 0394824091, $ 110.00 Cloth Published by: Knopf , Illustrated by: Mugnaini, Joseph Book #27766.
145 pp. DJ in mylar. Book flawless, signed.
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"In Watermelon Sugar" by Richard Brautigan
  Dell Publishing, 1968, $ 22.00 Soft Cover Published by: Dell Publishing Book #14270.
First edition. Very good.
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"Seven months' Run, Up, and Down, and Around the World" by James Brooks
  D. Appleton & Co., 1872, $ 150.00 Cloth Published by: D. Appleton & Co. Book #25654.
375pp + ads. Original green cloth, bright gilt titles with gilt globe on cover.
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"Poems, Letters and Essays (7 volumes)" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  Thomas R. Knox & Co., 1885, $ 150.00 Half-Leather Published by: Thomas R. Knox & Co. Book #26347.
Poems, 5 volumes; Letters & Essays, 2 volumes (7 vols. total). Small 8vo, half polished calf & marbled paper over boards; titles in gilt on spines. All edges marbled. Minor scuffing at head and tail of spines, slight loss at top of inside paste down of vo
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"Charles Peirce's Empiricism" by Ph.D. Buchler, Justus
  Kegan Paul, 1939, $ 44.00 Hard Cover Published by: Kegan Paul Book #13971.
Clean, tight, & Square. No jacket.
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"Etruscan Bologna" by Richard F. Burton
  Smith, Elder & Co., 1876, $ 250.00 Morocco Leather Published by: Smith, Elder & Co. Book #28173.
275 pp. 3/4 polished red moroco & marbled boards, marbled epp. teg, gilt decorated spine 2 leather labels. Rebacked, library stamp on title page, some damage to rear pastedown ep. due to removal of pocket. folding litho frontispiece, numerous engraved ill
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"Anatomy of Melancholy, 2 Volumes" by Robert Burton
  Thomas McLean, 1826, $ 175.00 Hardcover Published by: Thomas McLean Book #25961.
Professionally and beautifully re-bound in half-leather and marbled paper over boards. Tide-marks to prelims of vol. 1, else fine.
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"Slave Power: Its Character, Career, and Probable Designs: Being an Attempt to Explain the Real Issues Involved in the American Contest" by J. E. Cairnes
  Carleton, 1862, $ 100.00 Cloth Published by: Carleton Book #25994.
171pp. Original blind-stamped decorated green cloth, copper-tinted titles on spine (may be a shade faded). Head and tail of spine very lightly bumped and there is a spot of wear at the very tip of the top front corner. Some faint spotting to the prelims,
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"Explosion in a Cathedral" by Alejo Carpentier
  Little, Brown and Company, 1963, $ 44.00 Hard Cover Published by: Little, Brown and Company Book #12851.
Light shelfwear, some chips and tears to dustjacket and a bump to the crown of spine with some very minor loss of cloth.
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