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cover of Randolph Caldecott - His Early Art Career - A Personal Memoir

Randolph Caldecott - His Early Art Career - A Personal Memoir

by Blackburn, Henry

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Published
1886
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Very Good
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1st
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New York: George Routledge, 1886. 1st . Very Good/None. Randolph Caldecott. Hardcover, 216 pages, 172 B&W illustrations. An exceptionally bright, tight copy. Green beveled covers with gilt lettering, all edges gilt. Surprisingly scarce. First American Edition. A significant memoir, published in the year of Caldecott"s death. Record # 303331
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cover of Christopher Columbus - The Story of a Great Adventure

Christopher Columbus - The Story of a Great Adventure

by Potter, Edna

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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1st
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NY: Oxford Univ. Press, 1932. 1st . hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Edna E. Potter. Hardcover with dust jacket. Wonderful color, black & white illustrations by Edna Potter. 128 pages. Dust jacket lightly chipped. Spine faded. Record # 64582
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cover of On My Way: Being the Book of Art Young in Text and Picture

On My Way: Being the Book of Art Young in Text and Picture

by Young, Art

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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1st
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New York: Horace Liveright, 1928. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/None. Hardcover, 302 pages. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Black boards with white binding, small gilt pictorial to front cover, many page ends uncut, black book ribbon, profusely illustrated with b&w plates, burgundy slip case with black pasted labels. Light soiling to spine, very slight rubbing to boards, pages crisp… Read more
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cover of Men's Lives: The Surfmen and Baymen of the South Fork

Men's Lives: The Surfmen and Baymen of the South Fork

by Matthiessen, Peter

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Published
1986
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Very Good
Edition
reprint
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9780394552804
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New York: Random House, 1986. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 339 pages. Hardcover with only minor wear to dust jacket. Black and white pictures throughout. Previous owner's embossed stamping on front-fly leaf and signature. Otherwise clean. Record # 469844
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cover of Desde el mirador de Prospero: La Vida de Luis A. Ferre: Vol. 1 1904-1968

Desde el mirador de Prospero: La Vida de Luis A. Ferre: Vol. 1 1904-1968

by Baralt, Guillermo A

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Published
1996
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Very Good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780965001809
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San Juan, P.R.: Fundacion El Nuevo Dia, 1996. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Hardcover, 375 pages, Spanish text with copious photographs throughout. Volume 1 only. Light dust jacket edge wear, otherwise, very clean and tight copy. Record # 456616
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cover of Jenny Lind in America (Jenny Lind's Tour Through America and Cuba)

Jenny Lind in America (Jenny Lind's Tour Through America and Cuba)

by Rosenberg, C.G.

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Published
1851
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Very Good
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1st
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New York: Stringer & Townsend, 1851. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/None. Hardcover, red cloth with gilt lettering, 226 pages. Previous owners bookplate on inside front cover. Some pages show minor foxing. Light rubbing to corners and at top and base of spine. Clean, unmarked text. Record # 608323
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cover of Rickenbacker (SIGNED COPY)

Rickenbacker (SIGNED COPY)

by Rickenbacker, Edward V.

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Published
1967
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Good
Edition
7th Printing
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Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1967. 7th Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. SIGNED. 458 pages. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY EDDIE RICKENBACKER TO GLADYS NERLICK ON FRONT ENDPAPER - DATED 1967. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Price clipped dust jacket with wear, tears along edges - now protected with clear plastic cover. Clean, unmarked copy. Record # 611699
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cover of Torrey's Narrative: Or, The Life and Adventures of William Torrey

Torrey's Narrative: Or, The Life and Adventures of William Torrey

by Torrey, William

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Published
1848
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Good
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1st
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Boston: A.J. Wright, 1848. 1st. Hardcover. Good/None. Hardcover, 300 pages, illustrated with 6 b&w engravings from sketches done by the author. Interesting sailing, whaling adventures by a 14-year veteran seaman. Embossed brown cloth with gilt design on cover, gilt lettering and design on spine. Spine cloth chipped, worn at top and bottom. Previous owner's signature in pencil on… Read more
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cover of Secret Door, The: The Story of Kate Greenaway

Secret Door, The: The Story of Kate Greenaway

by Newcomb, Covelle

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Published
1946
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Very Good
Edition
reprint
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co, 1946. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Addison Burbank, after Kate Greenaway. SIGNED. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half-title page. 162 pages. The story of the life of Kate Greenaway and her work with illustrating. In very good condition, some yellowing to edges of pages. The dust jacket is laminated,… Read more
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cover of Carolinian goes to war: the Civil War narrative of Arthur Middleton Manigault, Brigadier General, C.S.A, A

Carolinian goes to war: the Civil War narrative of Arthur Middleton Manigault, Brigadier General, C.S.A, A

by Manigault, Arthur Middleton

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Published
1983
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Very Good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780872494220
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Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina Press, 1983. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Columbia, S.C., University of South Carolina Press, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust jacket: Good, 344 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. B&w illustrations and photographs throughout. Illustrated frontispiece. Gilt titles on spine. Decorative stain to top edge. Light edge wear to dust jacket, otherwise clean, tight… Read more
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cover of Manuel Lisa

Manuel Lisa

by Douglas, Walter B.

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Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
reprint
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NY: Argosy-Antiquarian, 1964. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/None. Ltd to 750 w/ new material edited by Abraham Nasatir, 1st pub in 1911 by the Missouri Historical Society, b&w Illustrations 207 pages. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Clean, tight copy with only minor wear to boards. Decorative staining to top edge. Previous owner's signature on end paper (in pencil). Record… Read more
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Living in a Foreign Language: A Memoir of Food, Wine, and Love in Italy (SIGNED COPY)

by Tucker, Michael

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Published
2007
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Very Good
Edition
1st
ISBN
9780871139627
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New York: Grove/Atlantic, Inc., 2007. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. SIGNED. 272 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. SIGNED BY MICHAEL TUCKER AND JILL EIKENBERRY (Author dedicated book to wife, Jill) on title page. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket. Record # 468057
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cover of Victorian Freaks: The Social Context of Freakery in Britain

Victorian Freaks: The Social Context of Freakery in Britain

by Tromp, Ph.D. Marlene (editor)

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Published
2008
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Very Good
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1st
ISBN
9780814210864
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Columbia OH: Ohio State University Press, 2008. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/None. 368 pages. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to corners. While “freaks” have captivated our imagination since well before the nineteenth century, the Victorians flocked to shows featuring dancing dwarves, bearded ladies, “missing links,” and six-legged sheep. Indeed, this period has… Read more
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cover of Robert Morris: Patriot and Financier

Robert Morris: Patriot and Financier

by Oberholtzer, Ellis Paxon

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Published
1903
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Good
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1st
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1903. 1st. Hardcover. Good/None. Hardcover, 372 pages, with illustrations, gilt top edge and faded gilt title on spine, gold cloth bound. Light spine edge fray and corner bumps, minor rubbing, light tape repair to front fly leaf with previous owner’s bookplate. Overall, internally clean, bright and tight copy. Record # 855353
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cover of Without Stopping

Without Stopping

by Bowles, Paul

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Published
1972
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Very Good
Edition
1st UK
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9780720604023
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London: Peter Owen Publishers, 1972. 1st UK . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Hardcover, 379 pages. 8 pages of b&w photographs. Gilt titles on spine. Edge wear to top edge of cover and dust jacket. Otherwise clean, tight copy. Record # 467086
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cover of Life of Col. John Charles Fremont, and His Narrative of Explorations and Adventures, in Kansas, Nebraska, Oregon and California, The

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New York: Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1856. 1st. Hardcover. Good/None. 493 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with black & white engravings. Foxing to frontis, title page, and occurring to pages surrounding illustrated pages. Brown cloth covers with fading, rubbing moderate wear. Binding is firm. Good + condition. Record # 611929
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cover of Jasper Douthit's Story - The Autobiography of a Pioneer

Jasper Douthit's Story - The Autobiography of a Pioneer

by Douthit's, Jasper

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Published
nd
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1st
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Boston: American Unitarian Association, nd. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/None. 225 pages. Hardcover. No date of publication. Ex-library copy with bookplate on inside front cover and label at bottom of spine. Top edge gilt. Black & white photographs. Light wear. Clean, unmarked text. Record # 614003
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Rod Laver, a Memoir (SIGNED COPY)

by Laver, Rod and Larry Writer

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Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9781742612973
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Sydney Australia : Macmillan, 2013. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. SIGNED. 398 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. SIGNED BY ROD LAVER on title page. 32 pages of b&w and color photography. Light edge wear to dust jacket, otherwise clean, tight copy. Record # 857464
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cover of Nancy Cunard: Brave Poet, Indomitable Rebel 1896-1965

Nancy Cunard: Brave Poet, Indomitable Rebel 1896-1965

by Ford (Editor), Hugh

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Published
1968
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Very Good
Edition
1st
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Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company, 1968. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 383 pages. Hardcover. 8 pages of black & white photographs. Foxing to top edge. Light wear to dust jacket edges. Clean, unmarked pages. Record # 613692
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cover of Buster Keaton: Tempest in a Flat Hat

Buster Keaton: Tempest in a Flat Hat

by McPherson, Edward

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9781557046659
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New York: Newmarket Press, 2005. 1st US. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 289 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. An tour of Buster Keaton's life and art. Mild rubbing to dust jacket. Creasing to dust jacket front flap. Includes 40 black-and-white photographs. Unmarked. Bright and clean; a tight copy. Record # 951703
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