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Military

Naval Ordnance: A Textbook Prepared for the Use of the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy Naval Ordnance: A Textbook Prepared for the Use of the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy
by Officers of the United States Navy
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Annapolis: The United States Naval Institute, 1939. Octavo, 15.5 x 23.5 cm. xiii, [i], 481pp. Original burgundy cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Issued without a dust jacket. Numerous illustrations, including many folding diagrams, charts, etc. Binding... (read more)
Your Price $75.00
Rare Books - Hardcover

Americana

City That Made Itself A Literary & Pictorial Record of the Building of Seattle 1st Edition City That Made Itself A Literary & Pictorial Record of the Building of Seattle 1st Edition
by Welford Beaton
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Seattle, Washington: Terminal Publishing Company 1914 1ed limited 73/300 275pp; Quarto Numbered with a red stamp and signed by the author on the limitation page. Fully bound in pebbled calf with bevelled edges, rules, and gilt lettering blind stamped to... (read more)
Your Price $210.00
Rare Books - Leather

Literature

The Goldfinch Signed 1st Edition
by Donna Tartt
Staff Pick
Donna Tartt delivers a beautifully rendered story about a young boy whose life takes a striking turn when an art museum explosion presents him the opportunity to "rescue" a priceless painting that will always hauntingly remind him of his mother.... (read more)
Your Price $125.00
Rare Books - Hardcover

General

Powell's Smellbound Blank Book (Landscape, Unlined)
by Powell's Books
From Powells.com
Unlined 9 x 6½ journal, designed and printed in-house by Powell's Books. Cover features the first term in "Powell's Compendium of Readerly Terms," a collection of essential words and phrases for the discerning booklover. Reads: "smell·bound... (read more)
Your Price $5.00
Collectible - Trade Paper

Exploration and Travel Writing

The Danube Flows Through Fascism The Danube Flows Through Fascism
by William Van Til
Notes
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. Octavo, 15.5 x 22.5 cm, 301pp. First edition, with Scribner's A and seal on the copyright page. Bound in orange cloth stamped in black. Binding worn and lightly soiled; spine cocked and discolored; cloth fraying... (read more)
Your Price $75.00
Rare Books - Hardcover

Children's and Illustrated Classics

Lona: A Fairy Tale Lona: A Fairy Tale
by Dare Wright
Notes
New York: Random House, (1963). Folio, 26 x 32 cm, unpaginated. Glossy illustrated paper over boards; lamination beginning to peel at the joints; boards rubbed and edgeworn. Some internal staining to the boards from the paste-down glue; previous owner's... (read more)
Your Price $125.00
Rare Books - Hardcover

Science Fiction

The Long Night The Long Night
by Martin Caidin
Notes
New York: Dodd Mead & Company. 1956. Second Printing. Hardcover with black boards and yellow and red titles pp.242. Pictorial dustjacket. Good/Good. CG... (read more)
Your Price $100.00
Rare Books - Hardcover

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