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Contributors | December 15, 2010

Kirsten Berg: IMG Signed, Irma... and Eleanor

"It was a wife's duty to be interested in whatever interested her husband, whether it was politics, books, or a particular dish for dinner." —... Continue »
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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.

Fiction and Poetry
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World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War Signed 1st Edition

Max Brooks

Maybe the best thing about the zombie's return to popularity is that, by nature, you can't "spin" them into being sensitive, tortured souls: They're dead, they crave human flesh, end of story. Using the maxim "Don't fix what ain't broken," Max Brooks... (read more)

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Florist and Garden Miscellany, 9 Volumes

London: Chapman and Hall, 1849-1857. Nine volumes. 8vo., bound in contemporary half calf, marbled paper over boards. With 116 hand colored plates of flowers. Lacking the volume for 1848 (volume 1). Boards rubbed, lacking spine labels on the volumes for... (read more)

Fine Printing and Artists' Books
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A Study of Blue, Signed Limited Edition

Inge Bruggeman

No Place: No Publisher Ink-A! Press 2002. 36 x 29 cm. An artist's book from Inge Bruggeman. A blue velveteen clamshell case portfolio lid stamped in dark red containing 4 prints along with a title leaf and a signed colophon leaf. Sold as new. CGH... (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)

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Handbook of Colloquial Tibetan: A Practical Guide to the Language of Tibet

Graham Sandberg

Calcutta: Thacker, Spink & Co., 1894 8vo., full green cloth over boards, matte endpapers, all edges stained red. 872pp. Cloth frayed, worn & stained. Loss to head & tail of spine. Joints split. Front hinge broken, rear hinge tender. Red edge stain has... (read more)

Pacific Northwest
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Lewis and Dryden's Marine History of the Pacific Northwest, Limited Edition

E.W. Wright

New York: Antiquarian Press Ltd. 1961. Quarto 22.5 x 32 cm. xxiii i 494pp. Limited edition one of 750 unnumbered copies a reprint of the 1895 edition. Gray cloth covered boards. with front board stamped in navy. Spine stamped in gilt and navy. Top fore... (read more)

Crafts and Collectibles
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Fashion Designers A-Z, Stella McCartney Edition

Suzy Menkes

Fashion masterpieces: Defining designers of the 20th and 21st centuries and their most remarkable works   From Azzedine Alaïa, Cristóbal Balenciaga, and Coco Chanel, to Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent, and Vivienne Westwood, a... (read more)

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Les Veillees du Chateau, ou, Cours de Morale a l'Usage des Enfans, 4 Volumes in 2, 5th Edition

Mme la Comtesse de Genlis

Berlin & Leipzig: H A Koechly 1827. 5th edition. 8vo. four volumes in two. Later marbled paper over boards leather title labels on spines. Text in French. Extremities rubbed. Lacking half-titles. Prelims lightly foxed. Good condition. Madame La Comtesse... (read more)

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  1. A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and...
    Rare Books Hardcover $350.00
  2. Abrams: A History of the American... Rare Books Hardcover $200.00
  3. The Definitive Journals of Lewis and... Rare Books Trade Paper $49.98
  4. World War Z: An Oral History of the...
    Rare Books Hardcover $200.00
  5. Illusions :the Adventures of a... Rare Books Hardcover $195.00
  6. Patton: A History of the American... Rare Books Hardcover $300.00
  7. Arts & Architecture, 1945-54: The... Rare Books Hardcover $399.98
  8. Fashion Designers A-Z, Prada Edition Rare Books Hardcover $315.00
  9. The Georgian Bracket Clock 1714-1830 Rare Books Hardcover $300.00
  10. Firepower: A History of the American... Rare Books Hardcover $300.00
  11. True Hallucinations: Being An... Rare Books Hardcover $200.00
  12. Alchemy: A Comprehensive... Rare Books Hardcover $125.00
  13. The Open Society and Its Enemies,... Rare Books Hardcover $80.00
  14. The Deschutes River Railroad War... Rare Books Hardcover $100.00
  15. Go Tell the Mountain: The Stories... Rare Books Trade Paper $200.00
  16. Light of the Kensei Rare Books Trade Paper $175.00
  17. The Grapes of Ralph: Wine According... Rare Books Hardcover $100.00
  18. The Art of He-Man and the Masters of... Rare Books Hardcover $100.00
  19. Brooklyn Gang Rare Books Hardcover $250.00

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