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"Candide: Ou L'Optimisme, Zadig, Jeannot et Colin"
  Editions Nilsson, 211pp. $ 82.50 Published by: Editions Nilsson , Illustrated by: Polack, Robert Book #23100.
6 mounted watercolors, pochoir-on-tissue, by Robert Polack. Original illus paper-covered stiff wraps. Some loss to top corners of tissue wraps, not affecting illus. Now mylar protected. Prev owner in ink on front ep.
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"Confessions of St. Augustine"
  Easton Press, 1979, $ 38.50 Leather Published by: Easton Press , Illustrated by: Legrand, Edy Book #30348.
Large octavo. Full red morocco with gilt titles and decorations. All edges gilt.
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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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"Iliad and the Oyssey (2 Vols.)"
  Nonesuch Press, 1931, $ 1,980.00 Morocco Leather Published by: Nonesuch Press Book #30259.
Alexander Pope translation. Text in Greek and English. 2 large octavo volumes, 927 and 758 pp. Partly unopened. Title pages printed in red and black, ornaments by Rudolf Koch and Fritz Kredel. Full, gilt-ruled Niger morocco, raised bands, gilt lettering,
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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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"New Voyage to Italy"
  J. & J. Bonwick, et al., 1739, $ 100.00 Cloth Published by: J. & J. Bonwick, et al. Book #28815.
Vol. 1 of 2, part 2. Seriously rubbed boards, much wear to edges (incl. spine ends) & corners, front board tenuously attached to spine. 5 raised bands on spine. Inside heavily foxed but readable throughout. Generally sound given its age.
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"Vice: New & selected Poems"
  Norton, 1999, ISBN 0393047059, $ 16.50 Cloth Published by: Norton Book #31675.
256 pp.
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"Les Races Du Haut-Tonkin de Phong-Tho a Lang-Son" by Maurice Abadie
  Societe D'Editions Geographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales, 1924, $ 110.00 Half-Leather Published by: Societe D'Editions Geographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales Book #28751.
1st ed. Half red morocco & red marbled paper over boards. Original wrappers bound in. Ex-library with small library stamp at head of title page & barcode on rear paste down. No other markings. Small spine scuff where label was removed and some rubbing at
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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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"Tu Tze-Chun" by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
  Kodansha, 1965, $ 25.00 Cloth Published by: Kodansha , Illustrated by: Matsubara, Naoko Book #28749.
Woodcut illus by Naoko Matsubara. Spine a shade darkened, very tiny tear in cloth at bottom back corner of spine. In original slipcase. Spine panel of slipcase is partially detached.
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"Verzeichniss Der Physikalischen, Optischen Und Chemischen Verfertigt Bei J. Wilhelm Albert" by J. Wilhelm Albert
  Franz Benjamin Auffarth, 1860, $ 66.00 Original Illustrated Wrappers Published by: Franz Benjamin Auffarth Book #30901.
50 pp. + 5 large folding engraved plates depicting numerous optical, photographic & mechanical apparati. Small 8vo. Original yellow illustrated wrappers. Very scarce.
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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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"Divine Comedy" by Dante Alighieri
  Pantheon, 1948, $ 15.00 Cloth Published by: Pantheon , Illustrated by: Dore, Gustave Book #32572.
188 pp. Trans. Lawrence Grant White, 69 engravings by Gustave Dore.
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"Eva Luna" by Isabel Allende
  Alfred A. Knopf, 1988, $ 27.50 Cloth Published by: Alfred A. Knopf Book #14904.
First edition, signed and dated (3/31/98) by the author. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden.
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"Showdown" by Jorge Amado
  Bantam Books, 1988, ISBN 0553051741, $ 10.00 Cloth Published by: Bantam Books Book #31727.
422 pp.
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"Only a Fiddler: a Danish Romance" by Hans Christian Andersen
  Hurd and Houghton, 1870, $ 40.00 Cloth Published by: Hurd and Houghton Book #22991.
309pp, original burgundy cloth, author and title in gilt on spine and cover. Spine is sunned and has very light wear at head and tail. Internally clean and well-bound.
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"English Privateering Voyages to the West Indies, 1588-96" by Kenneth R. Andrews
  Hakluyt Society/CUP, 1956, $ 82.50 Cloth Published by: Hakluyt Society/CUP Book #32258.
421 pp. Second Series: No. CXI. Intact DJ has some sunning, small dampstains on spine; else VG+. Book very clean & tight; if not for minor edgewear, NF.
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"Glimpses of the Monastery: a Brief Sketch of the History of the Ursulines of Quebec During Two Hundred Years By a Member of the Community from 1639 to 1839 Part I, II & III" by By Title Anonymous
  Darveau, 1875, 357pp. $ 110.00 Wrappers Published by: Darveau Book #26799.
2 tipped-in plates. Faint creasing to corners of front cover, else Fine.
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"Les Onze Mille Verges, or The Amorous Adventures of Prince Mony Vibescu" by Guillaume Apollinaire
  Taplinger, 1973, ISBN 0800823842, $ 22.00 Cloth Published by: Taplinger Book #32707.
127 pp. Intact DJ w/light wear. Book's spine very slightly cocked, else FINE.
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"Journals of Susanna Moodie" by Margaret Atwood
  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1997, ISBN 0395880432, $ 15.00 Illustrated Cloth Hardcover Published by: Houghton Mifflin Co. , Illustrated by: Pachter, Charles Book #32813.
NP. Lavishly illustrated, very clean and tight. In sturdy illustrated slipcase.
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"New Oxford Book Of Canadian Short stories in English" by Eds. Atwood, Margaret & Robert Weaver
  Oxford University Press, 1995, ISBN 0195410254, $ 20.00 Cloth Published by: Oxford University Press Book #31824.
462 pp. Intact DJ. Very clean & tight.
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"Collected Poems" by W. H. Auden
  Franklin Library, 1978, $ 35.00 Leather Published by: Franklin Library Book #27849.
Boards are green leather with gilt decoration on both boards & spine. Three raised bands on spine. Green silk epp. and green bookmark. All gilt edges, w/ small ding in bottom edge. Slight corner wear. Inside very clean and as a whole very tight.
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