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Foundation Trilogy SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ( Foundation, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation ) by Asimov, Isaac

New York: Gnome Press, 1951. An exceptional and RARE set, all three books having been SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR Isaac Asimov to the same lady in the most intriguing and charming manner - "Foundation" SIGNED AND INSCRIBED "For Laura Jea...

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$20,000.00


Les Rois En Exil. Roman Parisien; together with Les Femmes D'Artistes ( ASSOCIATION COPIES) ) by Daudet, Alphonse

Paris: E. Dentu and Alphonse Lemerre , 1879. "Les Femmes D'Artistes" , Alphonse Lemerre, Paris, 1874 and "Les Rois En Exil. Roman Parisien", E Dentu, Paris, 1879, both books SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at 3rd front end page and...

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$12,500.00


Or et Couleurs by Darcy, Georges

Paris: A. Calavas / Librairie des Arts Décoratifs No Date, dates variously given 1920, 1926, or 1930. Half-title, title, and 20 numbered plates containing 60 multi-color pochoir designs, loose in portfolio. Overall: 18 1/2 x 13 3/16 x 11/16 in. Ver...

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$12,500.00


The Snowy Day by Keats, Jack Ezra

New York: Viking Press, 1963. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half-title page - " For Dana Ericson - best wishes Ezra Jack Keats". Stated Second printing February, 1963, with Caldecott Award medal front panel, $3.00 price with Caldecott mentio...

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$5,500.00


Observations on the Means of Preserving the Health of Soldiers and Sailors; and on the Duties of the Medical Department of the Army and Navy; with Remarks on Hospitals and Their Internal Arrangement. by Cutbush, Edward

Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson , 1808. FIRST EDITION of the First American work on naval medicine. Edward Cutbush ( 1772-1843 ) received his official naval commission as officer in the United States Navy on June 24, 1799, and was the first surgeon listed i...

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$5,000.00


Schönheit im Olympischen Kampf ( Important Association Copy in Year of Publication ) by Riefenstahl, Leni

Berlin: im Deutschen Verlag,, 1937. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at half-title page - " Arthur Kiekebusch su wiedersehen 1937 herrlich (?) Leni Riefenstahl". Arthur Kiekebusch was a German production manager and director, best known for the 19...

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$5,000.00


The Hound of the Baskervilles. Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes ( As Serialized , Complete Issues of The Strand Magazine, Vols. XXII and XXIII, Numbers 128-136, August 1901-April 1902); by Doyle, (Arthur) Conan

London: Strand Magazine, 1901. The true First Printing of the third and arguably best Sherlock Holmes mystery, one which had avid readers queuing up across England with the publication of every new issue. With numerous illustrations by Sidney Paget. Nine ...

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$4,000.00


The History of England, from the Revolution in 1688, to the Death of George II: Designed as a continuation of Hume. Embellished with engravings on copper and wood, from original Designs. Six Volumes by T Smollett; John Thurston; George Wragge; David Hume

London: Printed for R. Scholey ... Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe ... B. Crosby & Co. ... London ; and J. Ballantyne & Co. Edinburgh, 1810. 1810-1811. Printer named in colophon ; v. 1-2, 5-6 printed by Ballantyne, v. 3-4 by Thomas Davison, London. V. 3-...

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$4,000.00


Important Collection of Robert K. Merton Books and Offprints SIGNED AND INSCRIBED to a Colleague and Friend by Robert K. Merton ( 1910-2003 )

1946-1998: Various Publishers An important collection of 14 separately titled items, 7 books and 7 offprints, spanning the years 1946-1998, all SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Robert K. Merton (RKM) to his former student, friend, colleague and noted sociologist ...

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$4,000.00


Farbige Decorationen vom XV-XIX Jarhhundert; Erst Und Zweiter Band (Two Volumes) by Ewald, Ernst

Berlin: Verlag von Ernst Wasmuth, 1889. SCARCE with both volumes present and complete. A two volume set, Vol. I published 1889, Volume II, 1896. In original publisher's quarter cloth spine over paper covered boards, complete with ribbon ties. The por...

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$3,750.00


BENITO CERENO in Putnam's Monthly Magazine Volume VI, July to December, 1855 by Melville, Herman

New York: Dix & Edwards, 1855. SCARCE. The first appearance of this novella about a revolt on a Spanish slave ship captained by Don Benito Cereno, appearing in the magazine in three installments on pages 353-367, 459-471, and 633-644. Acknowledged as ...

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$3,500.00


MOTION STUDY: A Method for Increasing the Efficiency of the Workman by Gilbreth, Frank B. PRESENTATION/ ASSOCIATION COPY

New York: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1911. First Edition, Presentation/Association Copy of this seminal work on industrial efficiency, with Typed Letter SIGNED by Frank Gilbreth tipped in at front endpage, under his company's letterhead stationery. Dat...

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$3,000.00


Formes et Couleurs: vingt planches en couleurs contenant soixante-sept motifs Decoratifs by Thomas, Aug.(uste) H.; Albert Levy, Editeur

Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts No date, circa 1920-1930. 18 1/4 x 12 x 1/2 in. Title page, 20 pochoir plates. Quarter cloth over paper covered boards portfolio with colored paper label. Very Good, the portfolio with just traces of the original r...

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$3,000.00


The Diary of Samuel Pepys (10 Volumes)-( Fine Binding by Zaehnsdorf ) by Pepys, Samuel; Edited by Henry B. Wheatley, F.S.A

London: George Bell and Sons, 1893. "The Diary of Samuel Pepys, M.A., F.R.S., Clerk of the Acts and Secretary to the Admiralty; transcribed by the Rev. Mynors Bright from the shorthand manuscript in the Pepysian Library at Magdalene College Cambridge...

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$3,000.00


The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Coleridge, Samuel Taylor; Illustrated by Gustav Dore and Sir Joseph Noel Paton ; Edited by Alfred Trumble

New York: Harper & Brother Publishers, 1877. SCARCE in collectible condition. A lovely copy in original gilt-stamped grey beveled cloth boards, all edges gilt, grey end papers, 12 numbered pages plus 38 plates with tissue guards, illustrated frontispi...

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$3,000.00


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