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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.

Science and Mathematics
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The Game-Birds of India, Burma and Ceylon, 2 Volumes of 3

E. C. Stuart Baker

London: The Bombay Natural History Society., 1921. Volumes I and II only of a 3-volume set, 18.5 x 27.5 cm. First edition. Half-bound in dark green morocco with green cloth over boards, spines stamped in gilt; top edges gilt; marbled endpapers... (read more)

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The Spirit of Military Institutions

Auguste Marmont and Frank Schaller

Westport: Greenwood Press Publishers (1974). Octavo 14 x 22 cm 278pp. Reprint of 1864 edition. Grey cloth over boards decorated in gilt and black. Boards have light soiling to the surface and are slightly bowed. No dust jacket as issued. Very good... (read more)

Fine Press and Limited Edition Club
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The Hundredth Book: A Bibliography of the Publications of the Book Club of California

David Magee

[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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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 494 pp. Limited edition; one of 750 unnumbered copies. Full gray cloth-covered boards; front board decorated in blue; spine stamped in blue and gilt. Top edge blue. Lacking a... (read more)

Sports, Games, and Magic
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El Toro de Lidia en Mexico Signed Edition

Agustin Linares

[Mexico City: Offset Vilar], 1953 4to., (258)pp. Inscribed on the half title page by the author. Quarter blue cloth stamped in blind, red morocco spine. Illustrated throughout with black & white photos, line drawings. Ribbons illustrated in color. Text... (read more)

Asia Oceania and Australia
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Americans in Japan: An Abridgment of the Government Narrative of the U. S. Expedition to Japan, Under Commodore Perry

Robert Tomes

New York; D Appleton & Co.; 1857. Brown stamped cloth rebacked with most of original spine laid down corners bumped and worn. Modern repairs with tape on pp 241 242. MPA/kb... (read more)

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