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The Darkness Surrounds Us
The Darkness Surrounds Us
by Gilbert Sorrentino
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Highlands: Jonathan Williams, 1960. Octavo, 15 x 22.5 cm. Unpaginated First edition of the author's first book. A presentation copy inscribed and signed "For Jon Webb - / my best wishes - / Gil Sorrentino" and dated 11/60. Publisher's staple-bound... (read more)

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The Kingdom of Redonda 1865-1990
The Kingdom of Redonda 1865-1990
by Paul de Fortis
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[Upton, Wirral, Cheshire]: The Aylesford Press, (1991). Softcover, 15 x 21 cm, 105pp. One of 400 copies, in a cream wrapper lettered in black with a light blue dust jacket. Near fine condition. DJM... (read more)

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Raison et Nature
Raison et Nature
by J. Torres-Garcia
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(Montevideo): Editions Iman (1981). Reprint of the 1932 edition in ivory pictorial paper wraps printed in black staple bound; unpaginated. Lettered and decorated by the author. Ink & pencil drawing on the verso of the last page in the style of Torres... (read more)

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Dreamer Signed Limited Broadside
Dreamer Signed Limited Broadside
by Primus St John
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Portland: Powell's Books 1992. Broadside 29x43cm. Printed upon the occasion of the author's reading Jan. 20 1992 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Signed by author. Title printed in red with text in black. Fine. jjt.... (read more)

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The Blackbird
The Blackbird
by Robert Musil
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Cambridge, MA: Simba Editions, 1981. Pamphlet, 14 x 21.5 cm, 34pp. First edition thus (originally published in the New Boston Review, 1979). One of 500 copies. Staple-bound in tan paper wrappers printed in black. Wrappers lightly soiled with a few... (read more)

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Why Abstract? Signed Edition
Why Abstract? Signed Edition
by Hilaire Hiler
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New York: George Wittenborn, Inc., 1946. Octavo, 23.5 x 15 cm. Unpaginated One of 500 copies of the revised edition of Feb. 1962. Signed by Hilaire Hiler on the limitation sticker. Staple-bound in printed wrappers. Illustrated in black & white. Wrappers... (read more)

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The Mirror
The Mirror
by John Haines
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[No place]: Unicorn Press, 1971. Pamphlet, 14 x 22 cm. One of 180 copies. Sewn in blue paper wrappers printed in blue and black. Wrappers and pages lightly age-toned. Good condition. djm... (read more)

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Programming and Metaprogramming in the Human Biocomputer: Theory and Experiments
Programming and Metaprogramming in the Human Biocomputer: Theory and Experiments
by John Cunningham Lilly
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Menlo Park, CA: Portola Institute, 1970. Octavo, 25.5 x 17 cm. 110 pp. Third printing, March 1971. Staple-bound pamphlet in printed wrappers. Wrappers and textblock edges lightly toned. Leaves creased near gutter, probably due to a printing malfunction... (read more)

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An Anagram of Ideas on Art, Form and Film 1st Edition
An Anagram of Ideas on Art, Form and Film 1st Edition
by Maya Deren
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Yonkers, NY: The Alicat Book Shop Press, 1946. Pamphlet, 15.5 x 23 cm. 52 pp. First edition, one of 750 copies. Pictorial paper wrapper is lightly rubbed, soiled, and toned, with light wear to the spine ends. Pages are toned with light soil to the edges;... (read more)

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Babykins Bedtime Book
Babykins Bedtime Book
by Margaret G. Hays and Grace G. Weiderseim
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New York: Hurst & Company, (1914). 16.5 x 22.5 cm. Pamphlet in sewn wrappers. Illustrated with six plates in color; additional illustrations in black & white. Wrappers soiled and edgeworn; binding broken; corners blunted; sticker affixed to front wrapper.... (read more)

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Silver Wedding and Other Poems, Signed 1st Edition
Silver Wedding and Other Poems, Signed 1st Edition
by Ralph Hodgson
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Minerva: Boerner Printing Co. for the author 1941. 10.5 x 15.5 cm. 20pp. First edition inscribed and signed by the author on the inside of the front wrapper. Original yellow stapled wrappers printed in black. Wrappers partly toned front wrapper with a... (read more)

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The Nekromantikon Volume 1 Number 1, Spring 1950
The Nekromantikon Volume 1 Number 1, Spring 1950
by Manly Banister
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Kansas City, MO: The Nekromantikon, 1950. 26.5 x 18 cm. 53 pp. Staple-bound paperback in printed wraps. Front wrapper printed in red and black from a linoleum cut by Manly Banister. Illustrated throughout with Banister's linoleum cuts. Wraps split at... (read more)

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Fanny and the Servant Problem
Fanny and the Servant Problem
by Jerome K Jerome
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New York: Samuel French, 1919. Stapled paper wraps, 89pp. Binding very worn, with 4" tear along spine, fore edges torn & chipped. Ink notations dated 1922 to second page, pencil notations to verso of final page. Fair condition only. KB/kb... (read more)

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The West Saved America and Democracy: Innnnnnng Haaaaaaa!!! Number Two: Continuation of the Trilogy in the Anabasis of the Westernmost West Signed 1st Edition
The West Saved America and Democracy: Innnnnnng Haaaaaaa!!! Number Two: Continuation of the Trilogy in the Anabasis of the Westernmost West Signed 1st Edition
by Robert J. Hendricks
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Salem, OR: Robert J. Hendricks, 1939. Octavo, 22.5 x 14.5 cm. 134 pp. First edition stated. Inscribed and signed by the author on title page. Trade paperback in red wrappers. Front wrapper printed in black. Wrappers lightly rubbed. Textblock thumbed... (read more)

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Your Life An Open Book, Signed Limited Broadside Pair
Your Life An Open Book, Signed Limited Broadside Pair
by Dorianne Laux and Marie-Elise Wheatwind
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Two poems, printed on separate sheets of Fabriano Rosaspina Cream paper, approximately 19 1/2" X 13 1/2" each. The outer edge of each sheet retains the original deckle, adding to the overall "open book" design of the corresponding poems. Handset by Ms... (read more)

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The Brooklands Year Book 1937
The Brooklands Year Book 1937
by Brooklands Automobile Club
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68pp. stapled pamphlet in printed wraps. Illustrated throughout with photos, advertisements. Good condition. RT/kb... (read more)

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Sunshine Is an Only Child Signed Edition
Sunshine Is an Only Child Signed Edition
by James Purdy
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Signed by Poet James Purdy #28 of 150... (read more)

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New England Primer Improved
New England Primer Improved
by Anonymous
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An 1844 reprint of the 1777 edition of this famous primer. In a contemporary binding. Good Condition... (read more)

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Traite d'Amitie et d'Union Entre Sa Majeste le Roi de Suede et la Couronne de Suede d'une Part, et Sa Majeste l'Imperatrice de Toutes les Russies et l'Empire de Russie : Gustav III Russian War
Traite d'Amitie et d'Union Entre Sa Majeste le Roi de Suede et la Couronne de Suede d'une Part, et Sa Majeste l'Imperatrice de Toutes les Russies et l'Empire de Russie : Gustav III Russian War
by Sverige Kungl
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4o., 28, (2)pp. Disbound. Text in Swedish & French. The treaty to Gustav III's Russian war, 1788 - 1790. Good Condition. OCLC 81173155 MPA/kb... (read more)

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Fanny Hurst a Biographical Sketch Critical Appreciation & Bibliography Signed Edition
Fanny Hurst a Biographical Sketch Critical Appreciation & Bibliography Signed Edition
by Grant Overton
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Inscribed by Fannie Hurst, dated 1965. Wraps are brittle & chipped.... (read more)

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