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William Patterson Alexander

By: Alexander, Mary C.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Privately Printed: 1934

Seller ID: 2155


First Edition. No dustjacket. Signed by the author. Slightly soiled. Contains maps and illustrations with map endpapers. View more info

As I Live and Breathe

By: Boyd, Malcolm

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1969

Seller ID: 3196


First Edition, in unprice-clipped dustjacket. Signed by the author. Book edges slightly sunned. Dustjacket has a few small tears and chips, with soiling to the white dustjacket. View more info

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That Was a Time

By: Castlen, Harriet Gift

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1937

Seller ID: 2626


First Edition, with original price on dust jacket. Foxing to spine and brown discoloration to edges of pages 9-12. Rubbing to boards. Dust jacket has a few minor chips and tears. "An old Southern mammy, very much like the one in 'Gone With The Wind' tells her story. ...We see her captured, shipped to America, and sold. ...Close to earth and realities of life she lived, for ninety years." View more info

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Club

By: Conrad, Earl

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, West-lewis: 1974

Seller ID: 3200


First Edition, in unprice-clipped dust jacket. Signed by the author, a presentation copy to Charles McCabe, famed San Francisco reporter and columnist. Dustjacket is age toned, with a few tiny chips to the edges. View more info

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Madrid Codices (6 volumes), The

By: Da Vinci, Leonardo and Reti, Ladislao

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004544

Condition: Fine


Deluxe Limited Edition # 310 of a 1000 (985 numbered) edition. With certification volume by Don Guillermo Guastavino, Director of the Natonal Library of Madrid and custom clear case. The two notebooks entitled "Tratado de Estarica Y Mechanica" and Tratados Varios de Fortificacion, Estatica Y Geometria" were discovered in the mid 1960's in the National Library of Madrid. The two volumes are reproduced here for the first time in two facsimile volumes, together ... View more info

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Bush Speaks, The

By: Dicke, B. H

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Pietermaritzburg, Shuter and Shooter: 1936

Seller ID: 4446


First Edition, in dustjacket. First printing of 1,000 copies. Border life in Old Transvaal. Dedicated to those who fought and - LOST! Book has a few stains and wear to the spine ends. Dustjacket is chipped and taped, with water stains to spine. View more info

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Voice of the Coyote, The

By: Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1949

Seller ID: 4448


First Edition, in $4.95 priced dustjacket. Signed by the Author. Thirty years in the making, J. Frank Dobie "has written of the coyote both as he is biologically and as he exists in human imagination." Dustjacket has chips and wear to the spine ends and corner folds. View more info

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Aristos

By: Fowles, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Little Brown: 1964

Seller ID: 1075


First Edition. Precedes the British edition." A Self-Portrait in Ideas". Bit of edgewear to spine ends and corner flaps of dustjacket. View more info

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Diabolic Root, The

By: Petrullo, Vincenzo

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1934

Seller ID: 2827


First Edition. Subtitled, "A Study of Peyotism, The New Indian Religion, Among The Delawares." Wear to the top and bottom of spine and board corners. Soiling to the boards. Yellowing to the illustrations and pages opposite. View more info

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John Coltrane His Life and Work

By: Porter, Lewis

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press: 1998

Seller ID: 3864


First Edition. Fine, in fine dustjacket. View more info

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Trending Into Maine

By: Roberts, Kenneth

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1938

Seller ID: 2752


First Edition. Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth. Arundel Edition, # 227 of 1075 signed and numbered copies. Signed by both the author and the illustrator. With slipcase and original plain parchment dust jacket. Included are the additional suite of 14 plates. Slipcase is browned with a few small chips and tears. Parchment dust jacket has some age darkening with one small chip and one 1/2" tear. View more info

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Swing Era, The

By: Schuller, Gunther

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 3824


First Edition. Fine, in fine dustjacket. View more info

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Coltrane A Biography

By: Simpkins, C. O.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Herndon House: 1975

Seller ID: 3865


First Edition. Book has rubbing top and bottom of spine. Dusttjacket has chips and tears, wear to the corners and top and bottom of spine. View more info

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Heroes of Ancient Israel

By: Szyk, Thomas and Chang, Allison Clair

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Burlingame, Historicana: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004539

Condition: Fine


Deluxe Limited-Edition (#41 of 1000) Box Set. Handcrafted box of Japanese blue silk rayon and leather with a suite of 12 limited-edition fine art prints originally created by Szyk in watercolor and gouache in the 1930's depicting four Kings, four Queens, and four Jacks, portraying 12 great leaders in Jewish history. Also included is an unopened collector's deck, an unopened player's deck and the limited edition companion volume "Heroes of Ancient Israel: The Playing Card... View more info

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How to Play Golf

By: Thomson, Ben

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Prentice Hall: 1939

Seller ID: 3576


First Edition. Signed by the author, former championship golf instructor at Yale University. Spine bumped and worn. Slight wear to board corners. Dust jacket with chips and tears. DJ spine top and bottom missing pieces. View more info

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Boys in the Back Room, The

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $750.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Colt Press: 1941

Seller ID: 4447


First Edition, limited to 100 copies printed on special paper and signed by the author May 1941. This is copy number 35. Near Fine, with corners bumped, as issued with no dustjacket. View more info

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Tooth and Claw

By: Young, B. A. And Ffolkes, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1958

Seller ID: 3084


First Edition, in dustjacket. Small chips and tears to dustjacket. View more info