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South American Historical Documents Relating Chiefly to the Period of Revolution

By: Corbacho, George M.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: N Y, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1919

Seller ID: EW1815

Condition: Very Good+


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn, with some light wear at the base of the spine. 66p. View more info

The World Through A Monicle: The New Yorker at Midcentury

By: Corey, Mary F.

Price: $5.77

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard Common Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032679

ISBN: 0674961935

Condition: Near Fine


immaculate and tight with slight shelf wear; dust jacket rubbed and price-clipped with a tiny bit of surface soiling; 251 pages, including index. View more info

The Banned Books of England and Other Countries; a Study of the Conception of Literary Obscenity

By: Craig, Alec

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, UK, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ8642

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock and binding is very clean and tight. edge rubbed, price-clipped dust jacket with overall light edge wear, and a closed 3" tear along the top front edge; 243p., including bibliography and index. View more info

Bookbinding for Amateurs: Being a Description of the Various Tools and Appliances Required and Minute Instructions for Their Effective Use

By: Crane, W. J. E.

Price: $57.00

Publisher: London, L. Upcott Gill:

Seller ID: SB8888

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1890; Moderately age toned endpapers, age wear down the gutters, age stains along top edges on pages 64-73, several pages have uncut top edge, otherwise clean and tight. Green cloth binding, black stamped decoration on front cover, stamped decoration on back cover, gilt stamped title and illustration on front cover, gilt stamped title on spine, bumped corners, bumped head and foot of spine, minor shelf soiling to covers. 184pp., including index. View more info

Book Publishing in Wisconsin; Proceedings of the Conference on Book Publishing in Wisconsin, May 6, 1977; Including a Directory of Wisconsin Book Publishers

By: Danky, James P. (edited by); Clarke, Jack A. (edited by); Aslakson, Sarah Z. (edited by)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Madison, University of Wisconsin: 1977

Seller ID: SJ5514

Condition: Very Good+


101pp., including index. Textblock is clean and tight. Lightly edge and spine worn. View more info

Libraries & Culture; a Journal of Library History; Volume 28/Number 1/Winter 1993

By: Davis Jr., Donald G. (editor)

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1993

Seller ID: SJ5233

ISBN: 08948631

Condition: Near Fine


115pp. Textblock is clean and tight. Light edge and spine wearing. View more info

The Art of Papermaking

By: De LaLande, Paul; Translated Into English By Richard MacIntyre Atkinson

Price: $485.00

Publisher: County Claire, Ireland, The Ashland Press: 1976

Edition: First English Language Edition

Inscription: Signed By the Publisher

Seller ID: 23923

Condition: Fine


Copy number 384 of 400; Immaculate and tight; Originally published in French in 1761, this is the First English Langauge Edition; Hand-bound in Half Medium-Brown leather, with woven cloth sides; The textblock is on mould-made rag paper; The end papers and illustration leaves were made and felted by hand by Ian V. O'Casey, who is also the publisher. One tiny closed tear at the bottom right corner of the ffep is the only minor flaw in an otherwise perfect copy. View more info

Great Books

By: Denby, David

Price: $8.99

Publisher: NY, Simon And Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SJ32

ISBN: 0684835339

Condition: Very Good


493p., including index. blind-embossed on title page, slight soil on outside bottom pages, otherwise textblock is clean and tight with light shelf wear. View more info

The Anatomy of a Library

By: Dillon, Richard H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Sutro Library: 1957

Seller ID: AC1735

Condition: Very Good


Slight edge wear and discoloration on front and back covers, else very clean and tight textblock. 17p. The story of the Adolph Sutro Library, San Francisco. View more info

The Winchester Bible

By: Donovan, Claire

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1993

Seller ID: SB2485

ISBN: 0802069916

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful copy! Clean and tight. Lightly creased corners, creasing to covers, light edge wear, light shelf wear. 64pp., including further reading and glossary. View more info

The New Bookbinder; Journal of Designer Bookbinders Volume 6, 1986

By: Editorial Board: Philip Smith, Jeff Clements, Dorothy Harrop, Graham Nicholson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Designer Bookbinders: 1986

Seller ID: 24005

Condition: Near Fine


textblock very clean and tight; edges lightly worn; 88p.; Highlights of this issue: Modern British Bookbinding by Mirjam M. Foot; Designer Bookbinders Exhibition by Dorothy A. Harrop; Rough Edge Gilding by Jen Lindsay; The Keatley Trust Collection of Fine Bindings by Dorothy A. Harrop; Trends in Vellum and Parchment Making Past and Present by W. P. Visscher; Setting Up and Rnning a Bindery by Emma Bulley, and much more. Front Cover: James Brockman. View more info

The New Bookbinder; Journal of Designer Bookbinders Volume 7, 1987

By: Editorial Board: Philip Smith, Jeff Clements, Dorothy Harrop, Graham Nicholson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Designer Bookbinders: 1987

Seller ID: 24006

Condition: Near Fine


textblock very clean and tight; edges lightly worn; 88p.; Highlights of this issue: The Elizabeth Greenhill Collection of Fine Bindings by Dorothy A. Harrop; Book-Edge Decoration, A Brief Survey by Sam Ellenport; An Interview With Timothy C. Ely: Artist Bookmaker, Bookpainter and Bookbinder, by Martha Bergman; Bookbinding Leather by Betty M. Haines; Bookbinding Societies No. 1 Nederlandse...by Lotje Ariens Kappers-Van Der Peet, and much more. Front Cover: Edgar Mansfiel... View more info

Rowfantia: Angoff's Army

By: Ellis, William Donohue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Rowfant Club: 1983

Seller ID: PC461

Condition: Near Fine


Number 106 of 300 copies published by THE ROWFANT CLUB, in original mailing envelope. Second in the Rowfantia Quarto Series, about American writer Charles Angoff. Fep and rear end paper rubbed, else textblock immaculate and tight. 18p. View more info

A Subject Bibliography of the Second World War: Books in English 1939-1974

By: Enser, A.G.S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Westview Press: 1977

Seller ID: EW2354

ISBN: 0891586377

Condition: Near Fine


Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed. Dust jacket lightly edge and corner worn; some light wear around the spine. 592p., including index. View more info

A Student's Manual of Bibliography

By: Esdaile, Arundell (by); Stokes, Roy (revised by)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd. & the Library Association: 1958

Seller ID: SB10657

Condition: Very Good


Faint penciled markings lightly throughout. Glue staining on fep, else textblock is clean and tight. Minimal bumping/rubbing to corners and to spine. Price-clipped dust jacket, several small tears to head and foot of spine and top edges, a bit shelf soiled. 392pp., including index. View more info

Illumination and Its Development in the Present Day

By: Farnsworth, Sidney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co., Ltd.:

Seller ID: SB5964

Condition: Good+


Better than a working-copy with no publication date indicated. Front-Free End Paper excised; Occasional foxing and some age wear, otherwise textblock clean and tight. Binding edge and corner scuffed, with modest character wear. 267p., including index. View more info

Highly Important Natural History Books and Autographs Including Audubon's Birds of America and an Extensive Collectiong of His Manuscripts [Auction Catalog for May 26, 1977]

By: Floyd, John A. (chairman); Hannen, L. Guy (president)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc.: 1977

Seller ID: SJ5433

Condition: Very Good


textblock is clean and tight. moderately shelf worn binding. View more info

Medieval Manuscripts: Catalogue 14

By: Fogg, Sam

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Sam Fogg: 1991

Seller ID: SB10692

ISBN: 0951754505

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful, gift quality copy! Beautiful photographs. Immaculately clean and tight. Minor bumping to the head and foot of spine, lightly bumped corners. 201pp. View more info

How to Buy and Sell Old Books

By: Freeman, D. L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Watkins Glen, NY, Century House: 1965

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SJ5207

Condition: Very Good


100pp., including subject index. Slightly ink stained on fep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Crease along spine, lightly edge worn. View more info

Authors and Publishers; A Manual of Suggestions for Beginners in Literature

By: G. P. Putnam's Sons

Price: $26.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ5415

Condition: Very Good


Crease down ffep, aged front matter with slight, occasional discoloration, otherwise textblock is clean and tight; original, pebbled cloth binding is lighty shelf worn, with gently bumped corners. 96pp. View more info