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The Great Yangtze River 1st Edition
The Great Yangtze River 1st Edition
by Chang Dai-Chien and Chang Chun and Kao Ling-Mai
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Taipei: The East Society, 1968. Oblong folio, 31 x 45.5 cm, 20pp. First edition. Bound in gold cloth over boards, front board decorated in darker gold, with title in Chinese on a paper label. Inside, the book contains a single folded panoramic painting... (read more)

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The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England, in Three Volumes, to Which is Prefixed, A Life Of the Author, by Mr. Mallet
The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England, in Three Volumes, to Which is Prefixed, A Life Of the Author, by Mr. Mallet
by Francis Bacon
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London: A. Millar, 1753. Three volumes. Folio. xxxv 762; viii (4) 614 (45); xx 750 (38)pp. Contemporary full calf. Engraved frontis in each volume; title pages printed in red and black. The text of volume 3 is in Latin. Boards very worn; joints cracked... (read more)

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Marilyn & Me
Marilyn & Me
by Lawrence Schiller
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Just months before her death, Marilyn Monroe gave a young photographer his big break, and this is his story“You’re already famous, now you’re going to make me famous,” photographer Lawrence Schiller said to Marilyn Monroe as they... (read more)

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Michael Kohlhaas, Signed Limited Edition
Michael Kohlhaas, Signed Limited Edition
by Heinrich von Kleist and Erwin Lang
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No place Vienna: Haybach Verlag (1924). Folio 34 x 46 cm. 48pp. Limited edition number 24 of 250 copies signed by Erwin Lang on the colophon page. Original half tan paper purple paper over boards front board and spine stamped in gilt. No dust jacket... (read more)

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Leon Bakst
Leon Bakst
by Andre Levinsohn
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Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth A. G., [1925]. Folio, 28 x 37 cm, 233pp. Limited edition, #96 of 250 copies. Text in German. Quarter-bound in vellum with purple paper over boards, spine and front board stamped in gilt. Numerous illustration plates with... (read more)

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Novi Testamenti Iesu Christi Graeci, Hoc Est, Originalis Linguae Tameion
Novi Testamenti Iesu Christi Graeci, Hoc Est, Originalis Linguae Tameion
by Erasmus Schmidt
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Gotha & Leipzig: Ioh Andreae Reyheri, 1717. Folio. [10], 669pp. Text in Latin & Greek. Contemporary full calf, type in gilt & decorated in blind. Binding very worn, front hinge broken. Text is age-toned, foxed & occasionally damp stained. Fair condition.... (read more)

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Blinds & Shutters Signed Edition
Blinds & Shutters Signed Edition
by Michael Cooper
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Guildford: Genesis/Hedley, (1990). Quarto, 36 x 25 cm. 368 pp. Number 2739 of a limited edition of 5000 copies. This copy is signed by thirteen contributors: Neil Aspinall, Don Bachardy, Peter Blake, Patrick Caulfield, Eric Clapton, Adam Cooper, Terry... (read more)

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The Birds of California, Signed Limited Edition, 4 Volumes
The Birds of California, Signed Limited Edition, 4 Volumes
by William Leon Dawson
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San Diego: South Moulton Company, 1923. 4 quarto volumes, 25 x 32 cm. Format De Luxe, Large Paper Edition, #52 of 350 copies; volume I signed by the author on the limitation page. All volumes bound in tan paper over boards with printed paper labels... (read more)

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A Theory of Natural Philosophy, Latin-English Edition: From the Text of the First Venetian Edition Published Under the Personal Superintendence of the Author in 1763, with a Short Life of Boscovich
A Theory of Natural Philosophy, Latin-English Edition: From the Text of the First Venetian Edition Published Under the Personal Superintendence of the Author in 1763, with a Short Life of Boscovich
by Roger Joseph Boscovich
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Chicago: Open Court Publishing, 1922 Oversize. 10.5 x 14.5" Full green cloth over beveled boards ruled in blind. Facsimile title page of 1763 printed in red & black. Text printed in Latin & English. Corners bumped, binding rubbed & worn, especially at... (read more)

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National Geographic: Around the World in 125 Years
National Geographic: Around the World in 125 Years
by Reuel Golden
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Exploring the globe since 1888: A journey through time with the world’s favorite magazine   Limited edition of 125,000 copies worldwide! For five generations, National Geographic magazine has dazzled and educated people with its... (read more)

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The Hebrew Concordance, Adapted to the English Bible, Disposed after the Manner of Buxtorf, in Two Volumes
The Hebrew Concordance, Adapted to the English Bible, Disposed after the Manner of Buxtorf, in Two Volumes
by John Taylor
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London: J. Waugh and W. Fenner, 1754, 1757 2 volumes. Folio, 10.5 x 16". Later half morocco, cloth covered boards. Title pages printed in red & black. Bindings with light wear, soiling to cloth. Tears to first blank of each volume with no loss. Foxing to... (read more)

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Dam Signed Edition
Dam Signed Edition
by Toshio Shibata
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[Tucson: Nazraeli Press, 2004] Number 491 of 500 produced. Signed by Toshio Shibata. Oversize. 16 & 1/4 x 13" Full cloth over boards, gelatin silver print to front cover. In a full cloth slipcase. Spine darkened. Very Good Condition in a slipcase that is... (read more)

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Dr. ATL: Pinturas y Dibujos
Dr. ATL: Pinturas y Dibujos
by Carlos Pellicer
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Mexico: Fondo Editorial de la Plastica Mexicana, 1974. Folio, 36.5 x 44 cm, 137pp. First edition. Tan cloth over boards stamped in brown. Boards lightly edgeworn; front board lightly soiled at the fore-edge. Dust jacket rubbed and worn at the extremities.... (read more)

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The Charts & Coastal Views of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume Three: The Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780
The Charts & Coastal Views of Captain Cook's Voyages, Volume Three: The Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780
by Andrew David
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London: The Hakluyt Society/The Australian Academy of the Humanities, 1997. Folio, 28 x 44 cm, 319pp. First edition. Bound in full black cloth, spine and front board stamped in gilt. Light wear to the edges of the boards; a small, light score-mark to the... (read more)

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75 Years of Marvel Comics: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen
75 Years of Marvel Comics: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen
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A mighty history: Building the House of Ideas   From the very first issue of pulp impresario Martin Goodman’s Marvel Comics in 1939, the comic book creators of Marvel’s Golden Age flipped the traditional fantasy script by placing the... (read more)

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Modern Machine Shop Practice, 2 Volumes
Modern Machine Shop Practice, 2 Volumes
by Joshua Rose
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1887, 1888 Two volumes. 4to., xiv, 484; xiii, 479pp. Full pebbled cloth stamped in black. Complete with 60 plates. Numerous illustrations in text. Bindings worn & rubbed. All hinges broken. Address labels to front paste... (read more)

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Where the Two Came to Their Father: A Navaho War Ceremonial
Where the Two Came to Their Father: A Navaho War Ceremonial
by Jeff King and Maud Oakes and Joseph Campbell
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This work takes its title from the richly symbolic creation legend of the Navaho people, which they incorporated into their blessing ceremony for tribe members headed to battle. Having observed this rite during World War II, when native Americans were... (read more)

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Works in Architecture of Robert & James Adam
Works in Architecture of Robert & James Adam
by Robert Adam
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New York: Dover Publications, (1980). Oversized 4to., 18 x 14&1/2" xii, 23, 105 plates. Quarter cloth, imitation leather over boards. Dustjacket rubbed, lightly soiled, with some discoloration along spine & extremities. Damp stains to 6" at tail of spine;... (read more)

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Alba Nero
Alba Nero
by Ron van Dongen
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(Tucson): Nazraeli Press, (1999). Folio, 34 x 42.5 cm, unpaginated. Second printing, one of 1,000 copies. Black & white photographs throughout. Bound in black cloth stamped in blind with a black & white illustration plate affixed to the front board. Very... (read more)

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Norman Mailer: JFK, Superman Comes to the Supermarket
Norman Mailer: JFK, Superman Comes to the Supermarket
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A time for greatness: An inside look into John F. Kennedy’s 1960 campaign for America   With his Hollywood good looks, boundless enthusiasm, and mesmeric media presence, John F. Kennedy was destined to capture the imaginations of the more... (read more)

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