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Contributors | December 15, 2010

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

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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.

Native American
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Shabik'Eshchee Village: A Late Basket Maker Site in the Chaco Canyon, New Mexico

Frank H. H. Roberts

Washington: United States Government Printing Office, 1929 8vo., viii, 164pp. Full green cloth ruled in blind, gilt to spine. With drawings, photos, & one large folding plan. Spine faded, binding lightly soiled. Corners bumped. Ownership inscription... (read more)

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Dawes-Gates Ancestral Lines

Mary Walton Ferris

[No Place]: Privately Printed, 1931, 1943. 2 Volumes. A mixed set; volume 2 was printed in 1931. Matching full blue cloth bindings stamped in gilt & blind. Frontis to each volume. Volume 1 with damp staining at top edge, affecting the first 100 pages... (read more)

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The Tsisab Ravine and Other Brandberg Sites

Henri Breuil

Clairvaux: The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation through Trianon Press, 1959. Folio 29 x 37.5 cm, viii + 53pp + plates. First edition, limited to 1000 unnumbered copies. Original russet cloth, spine stamped in gilt. In an unclipped dust jacket, and housed... (read more)

Pacific Northwest
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Voyage Des Capitaines Lewis et Clarke, Depuis l'Embouchure du Missouri, jusqu'a l'entree de la Columbia dans l'Ocean Pacific Fait dans Les Annees 1804, 1805, et 1806

Patrice Gass

Patrick Gass (1771-1870) was one of the best known members of the Corps of Discovery (1804-6). He was the first to publish an account of the expedition for a public hungry for information. His account went into several editions and was published in... (read more)

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  2. Stuart: A History of the American... Rare Books Hardcover $250.00
  3. Pershing: A History of the Medium... Rare Books Hardcover $100.00
  4. Gustav Klimt: The Complete Paintings Rare Books Hardcover $150.00
  5. John Gould: Family of Toucans Rare Books Trade Paper $49.98
  6. The Deschutes River Railroad War... Rare Books Hardcover $100.00
  7. Kurt Schwitters Rare Books Hardcover $225.00
  8. Patton: A History of the American... Rare Books Hardcover $200.00
  9. Europe Central Signed 1st Edition Rare Books Hardcover $150.00
  10. Dolly: My Life and Other Unfinished... Rare Books Hardcover $95.00
  11. The Life of Samuel Johnson, 3 Volumes
    Rare Books Leather $175.00
  12. Pinball, 1973 Rare Books Trade Paper $500.00
  13. The Compleat Sally Forth Rare Books Trade Paper $200.00
  14. The Synthetic Man Signed Edition Rare Books Mass Market $60.00
  15. Tinkers Signed Edition
    Rare Books Hardcover $500.00
  16. Photography of Modernist Cuisine Rare Books Hardcover $75.00
  17. Schwertgewitter: Das Lied von Eis... Rare Books Hardcover $300.00
  18. South: The Story of Shackleton's... Rare Books Hardcover $600.00
  19. Gerhard Richter: Large Abstracts Rare Books Hardcover $175.00
  20. Renaissance Intarsia: Masterpieces... Rare Books Hardcover $85.00
  21. Sometimes a Great Notion Signed 1st... Rare Books Hardcover $800.00
  22. The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on... Rare Books Hardcover $500.00
  23. National Geographic: Around the... Rare Books Hardcover $499.00

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