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A History of British Wood Engraving

By: Garrett, Albert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kent, Midas Books: 1978

Seller ID: SB5923

ISBN: 0859360776

Condition: Very Good+

Extremely clean and tight textblock. Bumped head and foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket with light wear to head and foot of spine and to corners. 407pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

The Book; A Compendium of Lsits, Quizzes, and Trivia About Books

By: Gilbar, Steven

Price: $7.99

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SJ5215

ISBN: 0312088035

Condition: Very Good+

textblock and binding very clean and tight. Lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket; 229pp. View more info

Bibliographical Guide to the Study of the Literature of the U.S.A.

By: Gohdes, Clarence

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Durham, NC, Duke University Press: 1976

Edition: Fourth Edition, Revised and Enlarged

Seller ID: MF429

ISBN: 0822303752

Condition: Very Good

usual library stamps and stickers, else textblock and binding very clean and tight; slight wear to extremities; 173pp. including index and list of names of authors, editors, and compilers. View more info

Slightly Chipped: Footnotes in Booklore

By: Goldstone, Lawrence and Nancy

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: SB3618

ISBN: 0312205872

Condition: Near Fine

Signed by both author's, in ink, on title page. Gift quality copy, immaculate and tight in unclipped dust jacket. 213pp. View more info

Illustrated Essays on Jewish Bookplates

By: Goodman, Philip

Price: $9.70

Publisher: NY, KTAV Publishing House, Inc.: 1971

Seller ID: SJ8631

ISBN: 870681427

Condition: Very Good

working copy; retired, Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, labels, and markings. Wearing down the gutter, tape on fep. Otherwise clean and tight. Taped spine. boards shelf and character worn; no dust jacket; 196p., including an annotated bibliography. View more info

More Books on the Table

By: Gosse, Edmund (by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd.: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11000

Condition: Very Good

News clippinglaid in. Age toned and worn, else clean and tight textblock. Brown cloth binding, lightly rubbed and shelf worn, in clear, five-mil mylar sleeve. 402pp., including index. View more info

Typologia; Studies in Type Design & Type Making with Comments on the Invention of Typography, the First Types Legibility and Fine Printing

By: Goudy, Frederic W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University Of California Press: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ5546

ISBN: 0520032788

Condition: Good+

170pp. Textblock is clean and tight; light to moderate edge-wear. View more info

The National Geographic Society and Its Magazine: a History

By: Grosvenor, Gilbert & John Oliver La Gorce

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic Society: 1957

Seller ID: 20749

Condition: Good+

Text block clean and tight in moderately edge-worn, corner-chipped covers; 196 pp. w/index View more info

An Annotated Bibliography of Literature on Alaska Water Birds; August 1981,

By: Handel, Colleen M.; Petersen, Margaret R.; Gill Jr., Robert E.; Lensink, Calvin J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Coastal Ecosystems Project Office of Biological Services Fish and Wildlife Service: 1981

Seller ID: SJ2528

Condition: Very Good

owner's name on front cover, otherwise textblock is very clean and tight, creasing down the spine, light edge and spine wear; 515pp., including area index. View more info

English Coloured Books

By: Hardie, Martin (by); Laver, James (with Intro. by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Totowa, NJ, Rowman and Littlefield: 1973

Seller ID: SB5868

ISBN: 0874711657

Condition: Very Good+

Clean and tight textblock. Light shelf wear. Unclipped dust jacket with character wear and light edge wear. 340pp., including appendix and index. View more info

The Art of Medal Engraving: A Curious Chapter in the Development of 19th Century Printing Processes

By: Harris, Elizabeth M.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Newton, Bird & Bull Press: 1991

Edition: Limited Edition, #27 of 230 Copies

Seller ID: CAL010

Condition: Fine

immaculate, unopened copy; includes a complete folio leaf from "Tresor de Numismatique" by Achille Collas, as well as photographic reproductions of various medal-engraved American works of the 19th century; hand bound in Japanese Cloth with leather spine label; composed in Perpetua types and printed on Johannot mouldmade paper; 56pp. View more info


By: Harthan, John P.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationary Office: 1961

Seller ID: SB5969

Condition: Very Good+

Lightly foxed, else textblock is extremely clean and tight. Minimaly worn binding. 33pp., including glossary. Plates at end. View more info

Bibliotheca Accipitraria; A Catalogue of Books Ancient and Modern Relating to Falconry; with Notes, Glossary, and Vocabulary

By: Harting, James Edmund

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Holland Press: 1964

Seller ID: SJ5253

Condition: Near Fine

289pp.; including notes and index. Textblock and binding is clean and tight. Grey top edge. Lightly rubbed or worn, unclipped dust jacket. View more info

More Confederate Imprints; Volume I (Official) and Volume II (Unofficial)

By: Harwell, Richard

Price: $29.10

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The Virginia State Library: 1957

Seller ID: SJ7452

Condition: Very Good

two-Volume Set; textblocks are clean and tight; lightly to moderately character soiled and edge worn covers; spines creased and worn. Vol. I - 158p.; Vol. II - pages 159-345, including index View more info

A Selective List of Secondary Sources Dealing with Andrea Alciati and His Book of Emblems: Part I-An Alphabetically Arranged Bibliography Under Author's Names: Part II-Monographic Studies of Alciati's Emblems Arranged According to Their Numerical Sequence

By: Heckscher, William S. (compiled by); Ferguson, Stephen (with); Sherman, Agnes B. (with)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, The Princeton Emblem Project Department of Rare Books and Special Collections Princeton University Library: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB4080

Condition: Very Good

Previous owner's inked name on title page, else textblock is clean and tight. Sunned spine and edges. 42pp., plain wrappers, side-stapled. View more info

Printing and the Book in Fifteenth-Century England

By: Heilbronner, Walter L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, The University Press of Virginia: 1967

Seller ID: SJ5243

Condition: Very Good

bent and crunched textblock at the base of the gutter; bumped corner, otherwise binding and textblock is clean and tight; lightly shelf worn; 105pp.; including index. View more info

Maioli, Canevari and Others

By: Hobson, G. D.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1926

Seller ID: SB5826

Condition: Very Good+

Aged, else textblock is clean and tight. Top edge gilt. Sunned spine, light edge wear. 178pp., including appendix and general index. Plates at end. View more info

The May Massee Collection Creative Publishing for Children 1923-1963 a Checklist

By: Hodowanec, George V. (edited by); Frederickson, Jeanne (annotations Prepared by)

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Emporia, Kansas, Emporia State University: 1979

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller ID: SB4783

ISBN: 0934068003

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock and binding is immaculate and tight, gift quality copy in unclipped dust jacket with light to moderate wear to edges and light character wear. 316pp., including indexes at end. View more info

The Art of the Book

By: Holme, Charles

Price: $7.99

Publisher: NY, Dorset Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ5743

ISBN: 088029504X

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock and binding is clean and tight. rubbed, unclipped dust jacket with several closed edge tears and mioderate shelf and corner wear; 284pp. View more info

Literary Friends and Acquaintance: A Personal Retrospect of American Authorship

By: Howells, W. D.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB126

Condition: Very Good

textblock is clean and tight; top edge gilt, with deckled fore and bottom edges; moderately worn spine extremities, else light shelf wear; no dust jacket; 288p. View more info