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1 Neuhebr?isches und Chald?isches W?rterbuch ?ber die Talmudim und Midraschim. ...
B01MRJYWI2 Hardcover Used - Acceptable 
F. A. Brockhaus; 1876; Hardcover; Text in German and Hebrew. Original three quarter green cloth over marbled boards, with gilt titles on spine. Shelfwear and rubbing to the boards, with some loss to the marbled paper along the bottom edges, and corners bumped. Previous owner's name to the ffep's of all four volumes, else binding and pages remain tight, with no marks to text. F. A. Brockhaus; 1876; Hardcover; Text in German and Hebrew. Original three quarter green cloth over marbled boards, with gilt titles on spine. Shelfwear and rubbing to the boards, with some loss to the marbled paper along the bottom edges, and corners bumped. Previous owner's name to the ffep's of all four volumes, else binding and pages remain tight, with no marks to text. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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2 The Philosophy Of Natural History with an Introduction and Various Additions ...
B007BP10EC Hardcover Used - Acceptable 
Hilliard, Gray and Company; 1839; Leather Bound; Bound in full calf over boards, with red leather spine label, titles stamped in gilt. Shelfwear to boards, rubbing to the leather in places, with some loss at the corners/edges, spine is worn with some loss at the head and and has spliting along the sides; age toning the endsheets, some staining to the text in places, one signature is sprung, else binding and pages remain solid, with no other marks to text. Hilliard, Gray and Company; 1839; Leather Bound; Bound in full calf over boards, with red leather spine label, titles stamped in gilt. Shelfwear to boards, rubbing to the leather in places, with some loss at the corners/edges, spine is worn with some loss at the head and and has spliting along the sides; age toning the endsheets, some staining to the text in places, one signature is sprung, else binding and pages remain solid, with no other marks to text. 
Price: 35.15 USD
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3 50 winning architects of the newspaper's contest for best 'Labour-Saving' bungalow plans. & The Daily Mail newspaper staff of London The Daily Mail Bungalow Book -- Reproductions of the best designs entered in the Daily Mail Architects Competition ... 1922
Associated Newspapers Ltd, Carmelite House, EC 4 1923 B00RPH4S5Y Hardcover Used - Good 
THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY 12 X 9 X 0.75 inches Oblong quarto. Original quarter red cloth spine over yellow decorated paper boards. Illustrated throughout with drawings and diagrams. Shelfwear to boards, rubbing to the cloth and paper boards, corners bumped/worn; text block shaken and a bit loose, front and rear covers slightly warped, else binding and pages remain solid, with no marks to text. 
Price: 116.00 USD
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4 Andersen, Hans Christian;Larsen, Svend Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales, 4 Vol Set
Flensted 1961 B008ABRGEE Novelty Used - Very Good 
THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY Four volumes bound in full red leather, with gilt titles and decorations, and housed in the publishers printed box. Light shelfwear to the books, but not bad; box has some wear to the corners, the lid is split at the corners and tape repaired. Overall a nice set in an acceptable box. 
Price: 72.05 USD
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5 Arthur Rackham (illustrator) Grimm's Fairy Tales
Doubleday, Page & Co. January 1909 B000MKBNMM Hardcover Collectible - Acceptable 
1909 Edition. Original quarter brown suede over green decorated paper boards, with gilt titles; Illustrated endpapers, with 40 full color tipped-on plates with titled tissue guards (all plates/guards are accounted for) Heavy wear along the edges, with loss to the paper and suede at the spine, corners bumped/worn. suede soiled in places; scattered foxing/soiling along the text block, and endpapers as well in to the pages in places. All plates are in nice condition, with no creases, tissues are un torn or creased as well. Previous owner's contemporary gist inscription to the ffep, else binding remains solid, with no marks to text. 
Price: 635.25 USD
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6 Bosco, Henri Le chant magique vingt aquarelles de Liliane Marco inspirées de Hyacinthe de Henri Bosco
Edisud 1996 B01LWUKH2C Hardcover Used - Very Good Inscribed by Author
THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY 95 loose leaf sheets (complete), laid in loose into the publishers tray-case. A couple of the sheets have minor creases at the sides, but overall all are in Near Fine condition; the tray-case has some wear along the edges, and corners are bumped. Limited Edition, one of 460 signed and numbered copies, this being #53; in addition this copy is inscribed by Marco on the title leaf. 
Price: 116.00 USD
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7 Brangwyn, Frank The etchings of Frank Brangwyn A catalogue raisonne'
The Studio 1926 B00087D6SS Hardcover Used - Good Signed By Author
THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY limited edition hardcover in slipcase with signed etching frontpiece. #94/125, case has bumped and torn corners and edges, edges of the case are dingy, scuffs and peeiling paper to the case smudges to the front cover, beveled edges to the boards, corners and spine ends are bumped, etching signed in pencil by Brangwyn, top page edges gilt, pages are clean, pages and page edges have tanned a bit, light rubbing to the title stamps on the spine, case is GD, book is GD+ 
Price: 200.00 USD
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8 Caponigro, Paul The Voice of the Print
Paul Caponigro 1990 B000WTNGB4 Loose Leaf Used - Very Good 
[8]pp. pamphlet and 8 b&w photo plates laid in loose into the publisher printed paper card folder. Light wear to the folder along the edges, but not too bad, else about Near Fine, all plates and text account for. 
Price: 38.05 USD
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9 Colvocoresses, Lieut. Geo. M Four Years in the Government Exploring Expedition; Commanded by Captain Charles Wilkes... In One Volume
R. T. Young 1853 B00YMSQ3CA 4th Edition Hardcover Used - Good 
8vo 8' - 9' tall Original red cloth over boards, with gilt titles and decorations on spine. Illustrated with 16 b&w plates including frontispiece. Rubbing to the cloth along the edges, with some loss of cloth to the corners, and along the top and bottom of the rear spine edge; text block is dust soiled, with light foxing to the pages throughout, and a few plates tanned. Binding and pages remain tight, hinges are intact and unbroken, with no marks to text. Overall a Good copy 
Price: 208.00 USD
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10 Cruikshank, George The Comic Almanack. Second Series 1844 - 1853
Chatto & Windus 1853 B002FYY0VY Novelty Used - Very Good 
8vo 8' - 9' tall In two volumes. Bound by W. Roach in three quarter crushed green morocco over marbled boards, with raised bands, floral decorated spine compartments, and titles in gilt. Top edges gilt, with marbled endpapers. Vol. I illustrated with 1 folding fontispiece, and 43 black & white engraved plates throughout; Volume II has 4 folding plates, and 34 black & white plates, including the frontispiece. Some rubbing along the bottom and fore-edges, with light rubbling to the spine edges, and corners have wear/bumping; one plate in Vol. II has a small tear at the top margin, but does not affect the illustration. Overall a Very Good set in a nice binding, the spines are bright, and pages remain solid, with no marks to text. 
Price: 174.00 USD
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11 Dickens, Charles A Child's Dream of a Star
Fields, Osgood & Co. 1871 B000NYN5QY Novelty Used - Very Good 
8vo 8' - 9' tall Bound in full brown morocco over boards, with raised bands, with gilt titles on spine, and decorations to covers stamped in brown. All edges gilt, with marbled endpapers. Illustrated with 11 steel engraved plates. Leather has some rubbing along the edges and at the corners, and fading to the spine. Overall a Very Good copy. 
Price: 144.00 USD
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12 Disney, Walt The Mickey Mouse Fire Brigade
Whitman Publishing Company 1936 B000NUJZJ4 1st Edition Hardcover Used - Good 
mildly used hardcover with dust jacket, First Edition, Stated 1936 Publication with no additional printings listed. mild scuffing to dj, mild crease to front cover, mild bumping, chipping and small closed tears to dj edges, mild rubbing to dj fore-edges, 1/2' closed tear at top front dj corner, 1/3' closed tear at bottom front spine end, moderate scuffing to middle dj spine with three 1/5' holes clear through, top 1' section of dj spine is missing, not price-clipped. binding lightly weak at a few points yet stitched binding remains solid, interior pages lightly toned around edges yet no marks to text, boards mildly rubbed along edges, mild bump and 1/4' tears to bottom book spine, missing top 2/3' section of book spine, cover illustrations remain clean, bright and colorful, page edges mildly toned and lightly scuffed but clean. 
Price: 173.90 USD
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13 Fox, John Jr. THE LITTLE SHEPHERD OF KINGDOM COME. With Box
Charles Scribner's Sons 1931 B00AKJ3HNS 1st Edition Hardcover Used - Very Good 
THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY 8vo 8' - 9' tall First Edition, with Scribner's seal and 'A' on copyright page. A beautiful copy, in the original celluloid dust jacket with printed paper flaps, and housed in the publishers decorated box. Original black cloth over boards, with gilt titles on spine, and a mounted color cover illustration on the front. Illustrated by N.C. Wyeth with 15 full color plates including the illustrated title page. The book is in Fine condition, with no signs of wear or use; the celluloid wrapper is detached from the paper flaps (front flap is price-clipped) and has a small 3/4' crease at the rear fold; the bottom portion of the publishers box is intact, and has some wear and rubbing at the edges; the lid has most of the wear, with three of the four sides missing, wear and loss of the black paper along the edges (color cover illustration though is ok with just a touch of rubbing). Overall a nice copy in the scarce celluloid wrapper; the interior is clean and bright and the binding is tight. 
Price: 235.00 USD
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14 Hemingway, Ernest The Torrents Of Spring
Charles Scribner's Sons 1926 B000NOYZRM 1st Edition Hardcover Used - Good 
8vo 8' - 9' tall First Edition, with the Scribner's seal on copyright page, and no other printings listed. Original dark green cloth over boards, with red stamped titles on spine and front cover. Cloth is rubbed along the edges, worn at the corners, and the spine ends, and the spine is tanned with dulling to the title; text block lightly shaken, with some soiling to the pages in places, else binding and pages remain solid, with no marks to text. Overall a Good only copy. 
Price: 463.00 USD
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15 King, Stephen; illustrated by Michael Whalen The Little Sisters of Eluria [Signed by Illustrator]
Donald M. Grant 2008 188041872X / 9781880418727 Limited Edition Hardcover Used - Very Good Signed By Author
10.70 X 7.50 X 1.60 inches hardcover in dust jacket and housed in the publishers faux snakeskine slipcase. One of 4000 special copies printed, signed and numbered by the Illustratorthis being # 2442. About New in dust jacket and slipcase. 
Price: 465.00 USD
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16 Lafcadio Hearn JAPANESE GOBLIN POETRY: Rendered into English By Lafcadio Hearn and Illustrated by His Own Drawings. Compiled by His Son Kazuo Koizumi.
OYAMA January 1934 B0019W58IC 1st Edition, Limited Edition Hardcover Used - Very Good 
Limited Edition. One of 500 copies printed; this being #157 Folio. One of 500 numbered copies printed; this being #157. Quarter cream cloth spine over blue Kasuri cotton boards, with mounted English title label on front, and Japanese title on rear board. All edges deckled, with yellow endpapers. Text in Japanese and English, and printed on a handmade paper, with 23 mounted facsimile illustration, printed on tissue; housed in the publishers wrap-around cloth case, with bone clasps, and mounted printed paper labels on spine and front cover. The book has moderate shelfwear to the cloth spine (but not bad), with a touch of light foxing to the title label; Scattered foxing to the pages in places, and to a few of the tissue ilustrations. Wrap-around case has heavy wear to the cloth, with shallow tearing at the corners, fading/wear to the spine and title labels, and a small piece from one of the bone clasp missing. Overall a Very Good copy in a Good wrap-around case. This copy is from the library of James A. Rabbitt (with his illustrated bookplate to the front pastedown), noted poet and writer; he published 'Ballads of the East' and 'China Coast Ballads' in 1937 and 1938 under the pseudonym of Shamus A'Rabbit 
Price: 1050.00 USD
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17 Moore, Dugald The Bard Of The North A Series Of Poetical Tales
David Robertson 1833 B01G2O8K7W Novelty Used - Good 
7.25 X 4.50 X 1 inches Bound in three quarter tan calf over marbled boards, with gilt decorations and titles on spine. Shelfwear to the boards, corners bumped with wear to the leather, spine rubbed and stained in places, and front and rear boards rubbed; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, offsetting/scattered foxing to the endpapers, and first balnk pages, also affecting the title page as well, with some foxing/soiling to the text block, else binding and pages remain solid, no marks to text. 
Price: 116.00 USD
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18 Neutra, Richard Architecture of Social Concern in Regions of Mild Climate
Gerth Todtmann 1948 B003KCS8MC Hardcover Used - Good 
THIS ITEM IS LARGE/HEAVY AND MAY REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING FOR INTERNATIONAL OR EXPEDITED DELIVERY 4to 11' - 13' tall Original beige cloth over boards, with brown stamped titles on spine and front cover. Black & white photos and diagrams throughout. Shelfwear to boards, cloth is soiled and stained in places, covers bowed, and endpapers are damp stained; inner hinges cracked, two pages have approx. 3 to 5' closed tears affect parts of the text, and endpapers are toned, else binding and pages remain solid, with no marks to text. Overall an acceptable copy 
Price: 117.00 USD
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19 O'Connor, Flannery A Good Man Is Hard To Find - Signed
Harcourt, Brace and Company 1955 B01EVTMDWS Later Printing Hardcover Used - Very Good Signed By Author
8.25 X 5.75 X 1.25 inches Later Printing. Shelfwear along the edges, rubbing to the top and bottom of the spine as well as at the corners; dust jacket has a some edgewear, with shallow chipping to the spine and corners, a few closed tears in places, and fading to the spine. Some light dust soiling to the text block, else binding is tight and pages are clean with no marks to the text. Signed by the author on the ffep. Images available on request. 
Price: 3400.00 USD
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20 O'Ryan, William Patrick The Plough and the Cross A Story of New Ireland
The Aryan Theosophical Press 1910 B00XM0SZMA Novelty Used - Very Good 
8 X 6 X 1 inches Bound in the original limp suede with yapp edges, and hand painted titles and decorations to the front and rear covers. Illustrated with 10 black & white photo plates including frontispiece. Wear to the spine ends, with some loss to the bottom edge, top edge of spine has a bit of wear; light foxing to the first few blank leaves at the front and rear. Overall a nice copy of this fragile book. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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