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The Black Swan Signed Edition
The Black Swan Signed Edition
by Thomas Mann and John Hejduk
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[New York]: The Limited Editions Club, 1990. Quarto, 24.5 x 31 cm, 183pp. With lithographs by John Hejduk. Limited edition, #140 of 375 copies, signed by John Hejduk on the colophon. Bound in full brown leather stamped in black and housed in black cloth... (read more)

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Of the War: Passages 22-27 Signed Edition
Of the War: Passages 22-27 Signed Edition
by Robert Duncan
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[no place]: (Robert Duncan, 1966) 8 unbound folio sheets, printed in red & black. One of 100 produced, signed by Robert Duncan. Good Condition in paper portfolio. JIH/kb... (read more)

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How I Came to Be Governor of the Island of Cacona
How I Came to Be Governor of the Island of Cacona
by Francis Thistleton
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San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1989 8vo., xiii, 204, (1)pp. Quarter green cloth, printed paper over boards, paper label to spine. One of 325 copies produced. Discoloration to front paste down. Top & fore edges of textblock foxed. Very Good Condition. JS/... (read more)

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The Hundredth Book: A Bibliography of the Publications of the Book Club of California
The Hundredth Book: A Bibliography of the Publications of the Book Club of California
by David Magee
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[No Place]: The Grabhorn Press, 1958. One of 400 produced. Folio, 14 x 10". Quarter cloth, printed paper over boards. With prospectus & a beautifully printed menu for the 50th anniversary dinner of the Book Club of California laid in. Bookplate to front... (read more)

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Marionettes
Marionettes
by William Faulkner
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[Charlottesville]: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (1975). Limited edition of 26 (a-z); this copy is the letter f. 55 pp gathered in unbound, unopened signatures; housed in folding orange cloth boards and matching orange slipcase... (read more)

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Jean Cocteau & the Illustrated Book, Limited
Jean Cocteau & the Illustrated Book, Limited
by William Emboden
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Northridge CA: Santa Susana Press 1990 Limited edition: #89/125 Fine in a fine slipcase: large quarto in 1/4 red morocco over tan cloth; black decorative endpapers in matching tan cloth slipcase; one of the first 125 (of 226) containing anillus. leaf... (read more)

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Nohow On Signed Edition
Nohow On Signed Edition
by Samuel Beckett and Robert Ryman
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[New York]: The Limited Editions Club, (1989). Quarto, 22 x 30.5 cm, 128pp. With etchings by Robert Ryman. Limited edition, #151 of 550 copies signed by Samuel Beckett and Robert Ryman on the colophon at rear. Bound in full black leather stamped in gilt;... (read more)

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Indian Ceremonial Dances in the Southwest, 1st Edition
Indian Ceremonial Dances in the Southwest, 1st Edition
by Dorothy Stewart
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Santa Fe: Pictograph Press (1950) In printed wraps. Seven color block prints. Text and bibliography printed in black. Light soiling to wraps torn along full length of spine with no loss. Very Good condition. OCLC 5030188 KB... (read more)

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Phisicke Against Fortune: As Well Prosperous as Adverse, Limited Edition
Phisicke Against Fortune: As Well Prosperous as Adverse, Limited Edition
by Francesco Petrarca and Hans Weiditz
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Berkeley: Foolscap Press, 1993. Quarto, 23x31cm. xx, 138pp. Limited edition, number 73 of 175 copies. Original red cloth spine, cream paper over boards pictorially stamped in blind. Printed on Lana Royal using Poliphilus, Forum, and Bembo types... (read more)

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Riverrun 1ST Edition
Riverrun 1ST Edition
by Michael Andrews
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Hermosa Beach CA. Bombshelter Press (1977) First edition signed limited #95/100 Folio 46 pp of text 10 original color cibachrome photos each matted numbered and signed. Custom wooden box.... (read more)

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Dear Master: Letters of George Sterling to Ambrose Bierce 1900-1912
Dear Master: Letters of George Sterling to Ambrose Bierce 1900-1912
by George Sterling
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San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 2002. Quarto, 28 x 18.5 cm. 255 pp. Tan paper-covered boards backed with red japanese cloth. Inscribed on the title page by editor Roger K. Larson and printer Peter Koch. Signed at the close of the Foreword by... (read more)

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Under an Aztec Sun Signed Edition
Under an Aztec Sun Signed Edition
by Harriet Doerr
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Covelo, CA: Yolla Bolly Press, 1990. Softcover in paper wrappers and slipcase, 18.5 x 25.5 cm, 96pp. Limited edition, #105 of 195 numbered copies, later inscribed and signed by Harriet Doerr on the colophon (inscription dated 1996); a handwritten note... (read more)

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Les Enfants Terribles
Les Enfants Terribles
by Jean Cocteau
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[No place]: Elysium Press, 1992. 20.5 x 28 cm, 120pp. Limited edition, #68 of 225 copies. Bound in cream, front board stamped in brown, housed in a matching cloth-covered slipcase with paper spine label. Ink inscription to the flyleaf. Slipcase rubbed... (read more)

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Chicago Is
Chicago Is
by John Krich
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(Venice: Legatoria Piazzesi, 1976) Oblong folio. 56, (1)pp. Quarter faux vellum, printed paper over boards. Signed drypoint by the author bound in. Review copy of an edition limited to 170, with review cards & publisher's literature laid in. Very Good... (read more)

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The Poetry of Demetrios Capetanakis
The Poetry of Demetrios Capetanakis
by Demetrios Capetanakis
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[Madison]: The Janus Press, 1966 Limited edition; this is number 76 of 100 produced. 8vo., 8 x 11" Gray wraps over boards. Corners lightly bumped, spine faded. Very Good Condition. SB/kb... (read more)

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Eclogues Limited & Singed By Vertes
Eclogues Limited & Singed By Vertes
by C S Calverley
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New York: Limited Editions Club 1960 #1355 of 1500 printed & signed by illustrator Vertes. VG/G (Slipcase slightly hand soiled otherwise in great condition)... (read more)

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The Rose Garden of Persia
The Rose Garden of Persia
by Louisa Stuart Costello
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Cathay: Poems after Li Po
Cathay: Poems after Li Po
by Ezra Pound and Francesco Clemente
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The World Before the Flood: A Poem in Ten Cantos: with Fore-edge Painting
The World Before the Flood: A Poem in Ten Cantos: with Fore-edge Painting
by James Montgomery
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Persephone
Persephone
by Andre Gide
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