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Lectures To Living Authors

By: Lacon

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, Houghton Mifflin: 1925

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 00361

Condition: Good

Decorative boards with solid red cloth spine; corners and edges heavily bumped and rubbed and torn; solid and clean bookblock; a very entertaining volume with art deco illustrations by "Quiz." View more info

Letters to Dead Authors

By: Lang, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1886

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: SB9262

Condition: Very Good

Newspaper clipping glued to ffep leaving an offset stain on fep; Former owner's inked gift inscription on half title page. Very aged but tight textblock, with top edge gilt. Vellum spine, red cloth sides, bumping to head and foot, bumped corners, shelf soiling to spine; No dust jacket; 234p. View more info

Ballads of Books

By: Lang, Andrew (ed.)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Logmans, Green, and Co.: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SJ5497

Condition: Very Good

157pp.; top edge gilt, deckled fore edge; previous owner's bookplate on fep, otherwise textblock is clean and tight; moderately edge-worn, bumped/worn at spine extremities. View more info

Cancionero De Baena Reproduced in Facsimile from the Unique Manuscript in the Bibliotheque Nationale

By: Lang, Henry R.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: N Y, Hispanic Society of America: 1926

Seller ID: EW1816

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. 33p. View more info

Gutenberg and the Master of the Playing Cards

By: Lehmann-Haupt, Hellmut

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW3721

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 83p., including index. Rear pocket contains large, folded comparative table in excellent condition. View more info

The Twentieth Century Book; Its Illustration and Design

By: Lewis, John

Price: $23.95

Publisher: NY, Reinhold Publishing Corporation: 1967

Seller ID: SJ5261

Condition: Very Good+

272pp.; including index. Textblock and binding is clean and tight; lightly edge-worn, unclipped dust jacket. View more info

Fine Bookbinding in the Twentieth Century

By: Lewis, Roy Harley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing, Inc.: 1985

Seller ID: SB5865

ISBN: 0668060840

Condition: Near Fine

Gift quality copy with remainder mark on textblock bottom edge; Immaculate textblock and unclipped dust jacket. 151pp., including glossary, selected bibliograpy, and index. View more info

A Geographical Bibliography for American College Libraries (Commission on College Geography, Publication No. 9)

By: Lewthwaite, Gordon R. et al

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Association of American Geographers: 1970

Seller ID: TF26

Condition: Good+

Some shelf-wear, hand-soiling and rubbing to covers else text is clean and tight. 214pp incl. index. A revision of "A Basic Geographical Library: A selected and annotated book list for American Colleges." No marks or notations whatsoever anywhere in text. View more info

The Newspapers of Nevada: A History of Bibliography, 1854-1979

By: Lingenfelter, Richard E.; Gash, karen Rix

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Reno, NV, University of Nevada Press: 1984

Seller ID: SB7519

ISBN: 0874170753

Condition: Near Fine

Previous owner's red inked gift inscription on half title page. Blue endpapers, bright and tight. Overall a great copy! Reddish-brown cloth binding with no wear. No remainder marks. Unclipped and mylar sleeved dust jacket with very slight character wear. 337pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

Funfhundert Jahre Buch Und Druck in Frankfurt am Main

By: Lubbecke, Fried

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Frankfurt, Germany, H. Cobet Verlag: 1948

Seller ID: SB6112

Condition: Near Fine

German-language/ein Deutsch; Beautiful copy. Previous owner's inked writing on fep, otherwise textblock and binding is clean and tight. Unclipped dust jacket with very light edge wear. 463pp. View more info

Science Fiction: An Illustrated History

By: Lundwall, Sam J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1977

Seller ID: SJ9783

ISBN: 044814414X

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is clean and tight. Lightly edge and spine worn, bumped corners. 208pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

Junior Printing

By: Lush, Clifford K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Peoria, IL, Chas. A. Bennett Co., Inc.: 1943

Seller ID: SB10701

Condition: Very Good

Textblock is in great condition, exceptionally clean and tight. Former owner's inked name on upper corner near spine on front cover, some creasing to the corners and slightly shelf soiled. 64pp. View more info

Essays on Manuscripts and Rare Books

By: Lutz, Cora E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hamden, CT, Archon Books: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB5820

ISBN: 0208015132

Condition: Near Fine

Immaculate and tight textblock and binding. Price-clipped dust jacket with light rippling to head and foot of spine. 177pp., including notes and index. View more info

Manuscripts (Vol. XXVIII - Number 3, Summer 1976)

By: Lutz, Paul V. (editor)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The Manuscript Society (an International Organization of Autograph collectors):

Seller ID: 00600M

Condition: Very Good+

very clean and tight with light edge wear. Illustrated with photos and autograph samples. Numerous articles on collecting, particularly Americana in this bicentennial issue. 83p. View more info

Certificates of Transmission on a Manuscript of the Maqamat of Hariri (Ms. Cairo, Adab 105) (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society Volume 61, Part 4, 1971)

By: Mackay, Pierre A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The American Philosophical Society: 1971

Seller ID: EW2118

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy in original printed wraps, with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels; Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; front cover lightly bent. 81p. View more info

Catalogue One Thousand: A Selection of One Hundred Books, Manuscripts, Bindings, Autograph Letters, &c. Remarkable for Their Interest, Beauty and Rarity

By: Maggs Bros

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Maggs Bros Ltd: 1980

Inscription: Signed By Three Maggs Brothers

Seller ID: SB8153

Condition: Very Good++

Signed on ffep by John Maggs, H. Clifford Maggs, Bryan D. Maggs, and Paul Hancock, all of Maggs Bros Ltd. Former owner's signature is also on the ffep; Textblock is very clean and tight. Black cloth binding bumping to head and foot of spine as well as to corners, small dent to front top edge. Unclipped dust jacket, lightly character and shelf worn, in mylar. 211pp. View more info

Byzantine Numismatic Bibliography 1950-1965

By: Malter, Joel L. (by)

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Chicago, Argonaut Inc., Publishers: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB11541

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock is very clean and tight. No remainder marks. Maroon cloth binding, lightly bumped head and foot of spine, as well as to the corners. 59pp. Blank additional notes pages at end. View more info

Adus Manutius and His Thesaurus Conrnucopiae of 1496: Containing the First Appearance in English of the Prologue in Which Aldus Announces His Plans to Publish the First Printed Edition of Aristotle's Works

By: Manutius, Aldus: Lemke, Antje (translated by); Bean, Donald P. (intro. by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Syracuse, NJ, Syracuse University Press: 1958

Seller ID: SB10057

Condition: Very Good++

Faint foxing on a few of the pages, label remnant/peeling on rear fep, else textblock is very clean and tight, reddish-brown end papers Cloth binding in immaculate condition with paper paste-down title on front cover. View more info

List of Manuscripts Concerning American History Preserved in European Libraries and Noted in Their Published Catalogues and Similar Printed Lists [Carnegie Publication 359]

By: Matteson, David M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Carnegie Institution of Washington: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW582

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. The text block is very clean and tight. The edges are lightly worn and corners slightly dog-eared. 203p., including index. View more info

Zane Grey: Romancing the West

By: May, Stephen J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens, OH, Ohio University Press: 1998

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: EW5002

ISBN: 0821411810

Condition: Very Good+

Textblock very clean and tight. Binding slightly edge and corner rubbed; Dust jacket lightly edge and corner worn. 180p., including index. View more info