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Shape Under the Sheet: The Complete Stephen King Encyclopedia

by Spignesi, Stephen J.

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781560750185
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AU$121.97

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Ann Arbor, MI: Popular Culture, Ink, 1991. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. Large Thick 4to., 780pp. Beautiful Unread State First Edition, First Edition with full number sequence. One of only 3000 copies published. Square, tight and clean throughout with just a tiny bump to the lower front hinge. A gorgeous collectable copy. Please note: International and… Read more
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A Monograph of Privately Illustrated Books: A Plea for Bibliomania

by Tredwell, Daniel M.

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Published
1881
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$215.24

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Brooklyn, NY: Fred Tredwell, 1881. 1st Edition. Full Leather. Near Fine. 8vo.,(4)161pp. Beautiful First Edition. Bound in later tan calf with titles in gilt on spine. Marbled end-papers. Originally bound in stiff cardboard wraps with original front paper board unusually tipped in and bound in with tape. Square, tight and clean throughout with very light page edge toning… Read more
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The Introductions to the Collected Works of William Morris

by Morris, May

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780882110462
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AU$107.62

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New York CIty: Oriole Editions, 1973. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 2 volumes, 8vo., viii(8)3-384(2)pp., (10)385-761(1)pp. Beautiful First Edition, bound in publisher's tan cloth with tiles in red on front board and back and red on spine. Illustrated throughout. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear in equally attractive unclipped, though unpriced, dust-jackets, A gorgeous collectable… Read more
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Snobbery With Violence: Crime Stories and Their Audience

by Watson, Colin

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780413284204
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AU$64.57

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London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1971. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo., 256pp. Beautiful First Edition, bound in brown cloth with gilt spine titles. Tight, square and clean throughout with little or no wear. Bookplate of noted collector Frank Michael Halpern on front paste-down. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, (£2.50 net), is fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears.… Read more
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American Nights Entertainment

by Overton, Grant

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Published
1923
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$21.52

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New York City: D. Appleton, G.H.Doran, Doubleday, Page & Co. and Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 8vo., 414pp. Sharp Stated First Printing, September, 1923. Bound in green cloth with titles on printed paper labels on front baord and spine. Square, tight and clean throughout save some mild spotting on the end-papers. Fairly minor rubbing… Read more
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Guide to Literary London

by Williams, George G.

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780713401417
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AU$50.22

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London: Batsford, 1973. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Fine/Very Fine. 8vo., 406pp. Beautiful First Edition bound in brown cloth with gilt spine titles. Square, tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, (£ 4 net), is fresh and bright with no toning, chipping, creases or tears. A gorgeous collectable copy of a surprisingly uncommon title… Read more
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Letters From D.H. Lawrence to Martin Secker

by Lawrence, D(avid H(erbet)

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Published
1970
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$136.32

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Bridgefoot Iver, Buckinhamshire, UK: Martin Secker - Privately Published, 1970. 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Tall8vo., 125(7)pp. Beautiful First Limited Edition, #484 of only 500 copies printed. Bound in bevelled brown buckram boards with gilt spine titles and gilt publisher's device on front board. Frontis photograph of the author. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear.… Read more
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Jonathan Cape, Publisher

by Howard, Michael S.

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Published
1971
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780224619660
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AU$71.75

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1971. 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo., 351pp. Beautiful First Edition. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Small unobtrusive bookplate oat the bottom of the front paste-down covered by the front jacket flap. A very-well preserved copy. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, (£3.75 net), is fresh and bright with no creases, chipping, toning… Read more
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Letters of Thomas J. Wise to John Henry Wrenn

by Ratchford, Fannie E.

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Published
1944
Condition
Near Fine Minus
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$86.09

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New York CIty: Alfred A. Knopf, 1944. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine Minus/Very Good. 8vo., xiv(2) 591(xvi)pp. Beautiful Stated First Edition, bound in black cloth with gilt spine titles and gilt owl emblem on front Board. Square, tight and clean throughout with just a touch of bumping to spine ends but quite minor. Some off-setting to end-papers from… Read more
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Epitaphs of Our Times : The Letters of Edward Dahlberg

by Dahlberg, Edward

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$50.22

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New York CIty: George Braziller, 1967. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Fine/Fine. 8vo.,308pp. Beautiful Stated First Printing. Square, tight and clean throughout with just a touch of bumping to spine ends but quite minor. Small unobtrusive bookplate oat the bottom of the front paste-down covered by the front jacket flap. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, ($6.95), is fresh and bright… Read more
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Thirty Years of Arkham House

by Derleth, August

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$136.32

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Sauk City, WI: Arkham House, 1970. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Fine/Fine. 8vo., 99pp. Beautiful First Edition, one of only 2137 copies printed. (Jaffery, Horrors & Unpleasantries, pg. 100). Square, tight and clean throughout with little no discernible wear. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, ($3.50) has a tiny dot on the front panel and perhaps a hint of toning to… Read more
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Book Row: An Anecdotal and Pictorial History of the Antiquarian Book Trade

by Mondlin, Marvin and Roy Meador

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780786713059
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AU$136.32

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New York City: Carroll & Graf Pub, 2004. 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo., 352pp. Beautiful Stated First Carroll & Graf edition. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, ($ 28.00) has a hint of edge-wear but is fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. Signed by both authors on… Read more
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Penny Wise and Book Foolish (Signed Association Copy)

by Starrett, Vincent

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Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$710.28

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New York City: Covici-Friede, 1928. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo., 199pp. Sharp First Edition, bound in green cloth with titles and decoration in silver on spine. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no interior toning. Minor wear and toning to spine ends extending to part of the top front edge. Still nicely preserved. Attractive… Read more
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English Coloured Books

by Hardie, Martin

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780874711653
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AU$43.05

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Totowa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, 1973. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to., 340pp. Beautiful Reprint Edition, originally published in 1906. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Equally attractive unclipped, though unpriced, dust-jacket has a couple of very shallow surface creases but is fresh and bright with no chipping or tears. A gorgeous collectable copy of a… Read more
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Collecting American First Editions: Its Pitfalls and its Pleasures

by Curle, Richard

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Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$107.62

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1930. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine/Slipcase. 8vo., 221pp. Beautiful Limited First Edition, #194 of 1250 copies printed. Bound in navy cloth with titles on paper labels on front board and spine. t.e.g. Beveled edges. Illustrated. Square tight and clean throughout with a touch of wear to heel. Still quite fresh and well-preserved. Feels unread. Just about… Read more
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A Biography of William Caxton: The First English Editor, Printer, Merchant, and Translator

by Deacon, Richard

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780584100228
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AU$50.22

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London: Frederick Muller, 1976. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo., 198pp. Beautiful First Edition. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, (£6.50 net), is fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. A gorgeous collectable copy.
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The History of Printing in America. With a Biography of Printers and an Account of Newspapers (Leaf Book)

by Thomas, Isaiah; Marcus A. McCorison, Editor

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
ISBN
9780876360095
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AU$215.24

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Barre, MA: Frederick Muller, 1970. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Fine/Slipcase. 4to., 650pp. Beautiful Limited Edition, #111 of 1950 copies printed. Bound in grey cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Illustrated. Square tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear. Fine publisher's slipcase has a tiny bump to one corner but very minor. A genuine original leaf… Read more
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A Bibliography of Virginia Woolf

by Kirkpatrick, B.J.

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Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
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AU$86.09

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London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1967. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine/Fine. 8vo., 212pp. Beautiful Second, Revised Edition. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Equally attractive unclipped dust-jacket, (£3:3:0 net), has a touch of toning to edges but is fresh and bright with no chipping, creases or tears. Laid in is a card from Oak Knoll Books… Read more
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The Derrydale Press: A Bibliography

by Siegel, Col. Henry A.; Marschalk, Harry C.; Oelgart, Isaac

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780890322406
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AU$107.62

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Goshen, CT: The Angler's & Shooter's Press, 1981. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Fine/Slipcase. 4to., 297pp. Beautiful Limited First Edition, #455 of 1250 copies printed in addition to 26 lettered deluxe editions. Bound in bright red cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Illustrated. Square tight and clean throughout with no discernible wear. Fine publisher's slipcase. Laid in is… Read more
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The Personal Library

by McColvin, Lionel

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Published
1953
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$43.05

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London: Phoenix House, 1953. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo., 159pp. Beautiful First Edition. Square tight and clean throughout with little or no wear. Just a touch of bumping to the spine ends but quite minor. Equally attractive unclipped, dust-jacket, (9s 6d net), has some soiling on rear panel but is fresh and bright with no chipping, creases… Read more
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