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1 Author's By Profession, Volume Two (2): From the Copywright Act 1911 until the End of 1981
William Kaufmann Inc. 0865760713 / 9780865760714 Unbound Very Good Unbound 
Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. Binding is tight and sturdy; boards and text also very good. DJ protected in Mylar wraps. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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2 Type Specimen Book Randall Company Complete Service Printers St. Paul, MN
St. Paull, MN Randall Company n.d. [circa 1915] Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover 
16mo type specimen book. Pocket sized with an embossed owl on the front cover. Cloth leatherette binding. Former owner's signature on end paper: 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 (Percy, Thomas) Sotheby & Co. The Library of Thomas Percy, 1729-1811, Bishop of Dromore, editor of the Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, removed to Caledon House.
Sotheby & Co. 1969-01-01 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 
Sotheby & Co., 1969. 72pp. Printed green paper over boards, no dust jacket issued. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; black and white plates and text also very good. Moderate amount of shelfwear to edges of boards. From a private collection. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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4 Alan Swallow An Editor's Essays of Two Decades
Ohio Univ Pr (Trd) June, 1962 0804000735 / 9780804000734 Hardcover VERY GOOD Hardcover 
Hardcover in Very Good Condition w/ Very Good DJ. 401pp. 
Price: 12.31 USD
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5 Allen Ahearn Collected Books
Putnam Adult 7/17/1991 0399136630 / 9780399136634 Hardcover Good Good Dust Jacket Hardcover 
Good hardcover copy with good dust jacket. Text is clean. Dust jacket protected by mylar wraps. International shipping may cost extra. 
Price: 8.10 USD
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6 Anne Fadiman Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader
Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2000-11-25 0374527229 / 9780374527228 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Very good paperback. Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy, text also very good. 
Price: 6.26 USD
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7 Anthony Rota Life in a London Bookshop: Excerpts from a Lecture
Minneapolis, Minnesota The Ampersand Club 1989-01-01 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Hardcover 
Scarce, olive cloth boards, gilt titling. Near fine condition. From a private collection. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 21.60 USD
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Ventures in Book Collecting, Arnold, William Harris
8 Arnold, William Harris Ventures in Book Collecting
Charles Scribner's Sons 1923-01-01 Hardcover Used: Good Good Hardcover Octavo 
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. Published September 1923 stated on copyright page. xvii, [3], 356pp. Frontis & 16 other plate, in addition to many illustrations in text. Grey paper over black cloth, gilt vertical stripe separating them near spine gutter, gilt spine text. Deckled page edges. Small bookseller's stamp on front end page (Chas. E. Lauriat Co. of Boston). Binding is tight, sturdy and square. Light shelfwear to boards, mainly at corners, gilt spine text remains bright. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Text is very good throughout, some foxing to interior pages. Moderate amount of shelfwear to dust jacket, a few small chips around edges, top corner of inner flap torn. DJ protected in Mylar wraps. From a private collection. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 49.50 USD
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9 Ashley, Frederick W. [Compiler]; Library of Congress Catalogue of the John Boyd Thacher collection of Incunabula. Compiled by Frederick W. Ashley
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1915-01-01 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 
First edition. Heavy rag paper, uncut. Leather spine with mustard linen boards. Minor wear at head and heel, light soil to boards and bump to corners. Excellent immersion in the arcane world of incunabula. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Due to the size/weight of this book extra charges to apply for international shipping. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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10 Assouline, Pierre; Salemson, Harold J. [Translator] Gaston Gallimard: A Half-Century of French Publishing
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1988-05-01 0151342938 / 9780151342938 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Dust Jacket Hardcover 
1st printing of 1st American edition, 1988. From a personal collection. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good; dust jacket unclipped; shelfwear very minor. Remainder mark on top edge. Stated first edition with complete number/letter line. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 Backhouse, Janet The Illuminated Page: Ten Centuries of Manuscript Painting in The British Library
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 1997-12-27 0802043461 / 9780802043467 First British Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. British Library edition. First UK Edition, no additional printings indicated. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text / illustration also very good. Shelfwear is very minor. DJ protected in Mylar wraps. NOT ex-library. Due to the size/weight of this book it is not available for expedited delivery; extra charges may apply for international shipping. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 28.76 USD
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12 Barnes, Robin Bruce [Editor]; Kingdon, Robert McCune [Editor]; Schnucker, Robert V. [Editor]; Habent Sua Fata Libelli, Or, Books Have Their Own Destiny: Essays in Honor of Robert V. Schnucker (Sixteenth Century Essays & Studies, V. 50)
Truman State Univ Pr 1998-10-01 0940474603 / 9780940474604 Paperback Very Good+ Paperback 
Tight and clean. From a private collection. Spine uncreased. Cover has very minor sunning/shelfwear. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 6.75 USD
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13 Basbanes, Nicholas A Patience & Fortitude: A Roving Chronicle of Book People, Book Places, and Book Culture
Harper 2001-10-02 0060196955 / 9780060196950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
First Printing with full number line. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. DJ protected in Mylar wraps. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 17.96 USD
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Patience & Fortitude: A Roving Chronicle of Book People, Book Places, and Book Culture, Basbanes, Nicholas A.
14 Basbanes, Nicholas A. Patience & Fortitude: A Roving Chronicle of Book People, Book Places, and Book Culture
Harper 2001-10-02 0060196955 / 9780060196950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Dust Jacket Hardcover Signed by Author
Signed 1st printing of the 1st edition! Very good+ hardcover in very good+ dust jacket - an all-around very nice copy! Signed and inscribed by Nicholas Basbanes. Stated first edition with full number line, indicating a first printing. DJ protected in Mylar wraps. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 32.40 USD
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JOURNEYS & VOYAGES TO NATURE,A SURVEY OF 100 HUNDRED BOOKS, Bay,J.C.
15 Bay,J.C. JOURNEYS & VOYAGES TO NATURE,A SURVEY OF 100 HUNDRED BOOKS
Torch Press 1950-01-01 First edition Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Hardcover 
Torch Press, 1950. 400 copies "Privately printed for the Friends of the Torch Press", a printer's Christmas book. Very good. Blue paper over boards, with paper label and black linen spine. Original rare tissue jacket, is torn at front edge and side but present. No former owner marks. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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16 Benton, Megan L. Beauty and the Book: Fine Editions and Cultural Distinction in America (Henry McBride Series in Modernism and Modernity)
Yale University Press 2000-01-11 0300082134 / 9780300082135 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Dust Jacket Hardcover 
From a private collection. 1st printing. Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket in very good+ condition. Tight and clean. DJ has very light rubbing, otherwise near fine. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 10.80 USD
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17 Bertha Mahony Miller; Ruth Hill Viguers; Marcia Dalphin Illustrators of Children's Books, 1946-1956 (A Supplement to Illustrators of Children's Books, 1744-1945)
The Horn Book 1958-06-01 0876750161 / 9780876750162 Hardcover Used: Good Good Hardcover 
Very good hardcover in good+ dust jacket. 1958 edition. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. Light shelfwear, a couple small dime-sized or smaller stains on dust jacket. DJ spine lightly sunned as well. Unclipped DJ protected in Mylar wraps. Due to the size/weight of this book it is not available for expedited delivery; extra charges may apply for international shipping. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 10.80 USD
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18 Bettina. Hurlimann Seven Houses My Life with Books.
NY: Thomas Y. Crowell (1977) 1977 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
First US, price clipped dj in heavy mylar sleeve, light wear 
Price: 7.78 USD
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The Letter Killeth: Three Bibliographical Essays for Bibliomaniacs, Betty Rosenberg
19 Betty Rosenberg The Letter Killeth: Three Bibliographical Essays for Bibliomaniacs
Kenneth Karmiole 1982-01-01 Hardcover Very Good Hardcover Octavo Signed by Author
Limited First Edition, #31 of 50 signed copies. Author's signature on colophon. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; text also very good. Spine, top front board lightly sunned, print on title plate remains bold. Cloth boards otherwise very good. NOT an ex-library copy, NO remainder mark. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 72.00 USD
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20 Bigelow, Charles [Editor]; Duensing, Paul Hayden [Editor]; Gentry, Linnea [Editor]; Fine Print on Type: The Best of Fine Print Magazine on Type and Typography
Noel W Kirshenbaum 1989-01-01 096072902X / 9780960729029 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Spine is uncreased, binding tight and sturdy; text, illustration also very good; light edgewear to wraps. From a private collection (NOT ex-library). Due to the size/weight of this book extra charges may apply for international shipping. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 
Price: 14.36 USD
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Fine Print: The Review for the Arts of the Book - Complete for 1986 (Vol. 12, Nos. 1-4), Kirshenbaum, Sandra [editor / publisher]
Fine Print: The Review for the Arts of the Book - Complete for 1986 (Vol. 12, Nos. 1-4)
Kirshenbaum, Sandra [editor / publisher]
36.00 USD

Fine Print: The Review for the Arts of the Book - Complete for 1987 (Vol. 13, Nos. 1-4), Kirshenbaum, Sandra [editor / publisher]
Fine Print: The Review for the Arts of the Book - Complete for 1987 (Vol. 13, Nos. 1-4)
Kirshenbaum, Sandra [editor / publisher]
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Fine Print: The Review for the Arts of the Book - Complete for 1985 (Vol. 11, Nos. 1-4), Kirshenbaum, Sandra [editor / publisher]
Fine Print: The Review for the Arts of the Book - Complete for 1985 (Vol. 11, Nos. 1-4)
Kirshenbaum, Sandra [editor / publisher]
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Fine Print on Type: The Best of Fine Print Magazine on Type and Typography
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The Used Book Lover's Guide to Canada (The Used Book Lover's Guide Series)
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Recollections of Early Texas: Memoirs of John Holland Jenkins (Personal Narratives of the West Series)
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Derby Day and Other Adventures, Newton, A. Edward
Derby Day and Other Adventures
Newton, A. Edward
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The Cud: Being the Experimental Poems of Lancelot de Giberne Sieveking
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The Methods Of Mr. Sellyer: A Book Store Study, Leacock, Stephen; American Booksellers Association [Creator]
The Methods Of Mr. Sellyer: A Book Store Study
Leacock, Stephen; American Booksellers Association [Creator]
22.50 USD

 
 

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