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Contributors | December 15, 2010

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    The Gastronomical Me

    M F K Fisher 9780865473928

Our Rare Book Room The original Powell's Books was born in a former used car dealership and to this day the store maintains a no-nonsense, industrial feel. One place, though, has been reserved for comfort and elegance. Dark wood shelving, decorative lighting, antique tables, and our most valuable — and beautiful — books, all make the Rare Book Room one of the most pleasant destinations in the store.

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A History of the Penal Laws Against the Irish Catholics, from the Treaty of Limerick to the Union

Henry Parnell

Dublin: H. Fitzpatrick 1808. Quarto rebound in green cloth with paper label on spine. First Irish edition. 226pp plus Appendix xxxii. Ownership stamp on title page. Large chip in the lower margin of the same page. Edges toned moderate foxing. In very... (read more)

Latin America
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Notes on the Viceroyalty of La Plata, in South America; With a Sketch of the Manners and Character of the Inhabitants, Collected During a Residence in the City of Monte Video, by a Gentleman...

London: Printed for J.J. Stockdale 1808. 8vo 235x150mm. 301pp + 3pp ads. First edition. 3/4 bound in modern tan calf with tan cloth-covered boards. The spine has 5 raised bands, is decorated in gilt, and has 2 morocco labels stamped in gilt. Portrait... (read more)

Great Britain and Ireland
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A History of the Life and Death of John, Earl of Gowrie, with Preliminary Dissertations

James Scott

Edinburgh: William Blackwood 1818. 8vo. vii 243pp. Contemporary paper over boards paper label to spine. Edges untrimmed. Wear to boards paper title label rubbed worn. Dampstaining to front paste down free endpaper. Some pencil marks in text. Very Good... (read more)

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