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Fine Books and Manuscripts; Auction: Wednesday, December 4, 1996 at 10:15 am

By: Sotheby's

Price: $7.25

Publisher: NY, Sotheby's: 1996

Seller ID: SJ5428

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Minimally edge worn, light crease down the spine. View more info

A Descriptive Bibliography of the Writings of James Fenimore Cooper

By: Spiller, Robert E.; Blackburn, Philip C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, R.R. Bowker Company: 1934

Seller ID: IB353

Condition: Very Good


Top edge gilt. Textblock very clean and tight. Rubbed binding, light fraying at corners, lightly bumped corners, light shelf wear. 260pp., including index. View more info

Die Urkunde: Entwurf, Schrift, Typographie, Einbandgestaltung

By: Stahle, Walter; Linz, Alfred; Kurz, Gotthilf

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Germany, Karl Groner Verlag Ulm-Donau: 1969

Seller ID: SB5869

Condition: Near Fine


Text in German/Deutsch; Immaculate and tight, gift quality copy; Unclipped, lightly edge-rubbed dust jacket, in mylar. 288p., including index. View more info

Major Libraries of the World: A Selective Guide

By: Steele, Colin

Price: $8.99

Publisher: London & NY, Bowker: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 22166

ISBN: 0859350126

Condition: Very Good


retired library copy with the usual stamps, stickers and labels; binding lightly shelf-worn; no dust jacket; 479pp. View more info

I Have a Book

By: Stewart, George W.; Stewart, Eleanor Warren

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, George W. Stewart Publisher: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB2131

Condition: Good+


Previous owner's bookplate on fep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Shelf wear, sunned top edge of binding. Unclipped dust jacket with several chips to edges and spine. 64pp. View more info

Borderlands Sourcebook: a Guide to the Literature on Northern Mexico and the American Southwest

By: Stoddard, Ellwyn R.; Nostrand, L.; West, Jonathan P. (Editors)

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3709

ISBN: 0806117184

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Binding lightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner rubbed. 445p., including index. View more info

A Catalogue of the Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana: The Newberry Library

By: Storm, Colton (compiled by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1968

Seller ID: SB10369

Condition: Fine


Includes index to maps of 17 pages, laid in. Gift quality copy! Clean and tight. All edges crisp. Cloth is in pristine condition. Unclipped dust jacket, illlustrated and mylar sleeved. 854pp., including index. View more info

Early Low-German Bibles: The Story of Four Pre-Lutheran Edition: In Celebration of the Earliest Vernacular Printed Bible 1466

By: Strand, Kenneth A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 1967

Seller ID: SB5993

Condition: Near Fine


Immaculate and tight textblock and binding. Price-clipped dust jacket with light edge and spine wear. 48pp. View more info

Literature Lover's Book of Lists: Serious Trivia for the Bibliophile

By: Strouf, Judie L. H.

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Paramus, NJ, Prentice Hall: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13285

ISBN: 0735200173

Condition: Near Fine


Book block clean and tight. Cover lightly worn with stain at top front corner. Jacket lightly worn; 418pp., including index. View more info

Highlights from the Epstein Family Collection; Comprising American, English and Continental Literature Titles from Printing and the Mind of Man Press Books, Judaica, Posters, Americana Peter Parley to Penrod Titles Detective, Fantasy & Science Fiction

By: Swann Galleries

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Swann Galleries, Inc.:

Seller ID: SJ5545

Condition: Very Good


No pagination. Textblock is clean and tight. Creasing along the spine and corners, lightly edge worn and corner-curled. View more info

Botanical Bibliographies: A Guide to Bibliographic Materials Applicable to Botany

By: Swift, Lloyd H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Burgess Publishing Company: 1970

Seller ID: SB6480

ISBN: 0808719602

Condition: Good


Ex-library with usual stamps, labels, penciled markings, and pockets. Else immaculately clean and tight textblock! Faded library stamp on top edge. Bumped head and foot of spine, bumped corners, light character wear, and labels on binding. 804pp. View more info

How to Identify and Collect American First Editions; A Guide Book

By: Tannen, Jack

Price: $8.75

Publisher: NY, Arco: 1978

Edition: Library Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: SJ5425

ISBN: 0668039337

Condition: Near Fine


147pp.; including recommended reading and index. Textblock and binding is immaculate and tight, gift quality copy in unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Frank Waters: a Bibliography; with Relevant Selections from His Correspondence

By: Tanner, Terence A.; Waters, Frank (foreword by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Glenwood, IL, Meyerbooks: 1983

Seller ID: SJ6329

ISBN: 0916638073

Condition: Fine


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Unclipped dust jacket with minimal wear. 356pp., including index. View more info

A Catalogue of an Exhibition of Illuminated and Painted Manuscripts Together with a Few Early Printed Books with Illuminations- Also Examples of Persian Manuscripts- With Plates in Facsimile and an Introductory Essay

By: The Grolier Club

Price: $72.75

Publisher: The Grolier Club: 1892

Seller ID: SJ5244

Condition: Very Good


light pencil marginalia and markings throughout, previous owner's inked name on ffep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Small tear at head of spine, moderately shelf worn; no dust jacket; 64pp. View more info

Fifty-Five Books Printed Before 1525 Representing the Works of England's First Printers; an Exhibition from the Collection of Paul Mellon January 17-March 3, 1968

By: The Grolier Club

Price: $11.00

Publisher: The Grolier Club: 1968

Edition: British Edition

Seller ID: SJ5220

Condition: Very Good+


1650 copies. 62pp. Plates and bibliography at end of book. Textblock is clean and tight. Minimally worn. View more info

A Tribute to A. Edward Newton; Christmas 1940

By: The Library of Congress

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., The Library of Congress: 1941

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: SJ5238

Condition: Very Good+


No pagination. Textblock is clean and tight. Lightly sunned spine, rippled edges. View more info

Printing Progress - A Mid-century Report

By: The National Asssociation of Printing House Craftsmen, Inc

Price: $12.13

Publisher: Cincinnati, International Association of Printing House Craftsmen: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00455PPR

Condition: Near Fine


immaculate and unread, in rubbed and worn slipcase; The history of modern printing; this copy has offset double printing on the second and third pages of the table of contents. View more info

The Code of Regulations of THE ROWFANT CLUB, Together with a Foreword, Wherein Somewhat is Told of the Origin of the Club; Also the Names of the Members, and a List of Governing Officers

By: The Rowfant Club

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Rowfant Club: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: PC439

Condition: Good


Number 21 of 250 copies imprinted for The Rowfant Club by John Wilson and Son, Cambridge at Riverside Press. Rubricated title page with red lined borders Inked note dated 1938 briefly discussing the Code of Regulations and The Rowfant Club laid in. Covers have moderate to heavy chipping at extremities, Moderately sunned and character-soiled, light separation of back cover from spine, otherwise textblock clean and tight. 50p. View more info

Fine Books: Pleasures and Treasures

By: Thomas, Alan G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1967

Seller ID: SB5870

Condition: Very Good+


Illustrated end pages. Extremely clean and tight textblock. Light shelf wear to binding. Unclipped dust jacket, minimally worn. 120pp., including bibliography. View more info

Great Books and Book Collectors

By: Thomas, Alan G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Spring Books: 1975

Seller ID: SB12298

ISBN: 0600559270

Condition: Very Good


Textblock is clean and tight, beautiful photographs. Red paper covered boards, three-inch closed tear at the foot of the front gutter; rubbed head/foot of spine and corners. Unclipped dust jacket, tear on front top edge, wear to corners, creased head/foot of spine, scuffing to covers, mylar sleeved. 280pp., including bibliography and index. View more info