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The Mainz Diary: 1437-1440

By: Albert Bachaus (translator); Arthur W Rushmore (Editor); Hermann Puterschein

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Madison, NJ, Golden Hind Press: 1940

Seller ID: 025927

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Satirical look at early printing as by the wife of Gutenberg. "In Which New Light is Shed Upon the Cradle Days of the Art and Mystery of Printing. Issued, on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the invention of printing from moveable type, by the Golden Hind Press in Madison, New Jersey. Anno domini MCMXL. ...Of the first edition of THE MAINZ DIARY, 250 copies have been bound in boards for the friends of the editor, and the balance of the sheets bound in with th... View more info

American Book-Plates: A Guide to Their Study, with a Bibliography

By: Allen, Charles Dexter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hacker Art Books: 1968

Seller ID: 026357

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Text Unmarked. Blue cloth boards. Binding solid. Fine condition. 437 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 026357. Hardcover View more info

American Heritage ESL Dictionary

By: American Heritage

Price: $19.63

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1997

Seller ID: 026638

ISBN: 0395880696

Condition: Very Good Condition


Previous owner's gift inscription on inside cover (otherwise text unmarked). Slight age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN/EAN: 9780395880692. Inventory No: 026638. Hardcover View more info

Brief Lives

By: Aubrey, John

Price: $7.09

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2000

Seller ID: 027389

ISBN: 0140435891

Condition: Good Condition


Text Unmarked. Some reading-wear. Long (closed) tear to back cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN: 0140435891. Inventory No: 027389. Paperback View more info

Rabelais and His World Bakhtin, M M,

By: Bakhtin, Mikhail

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1984

Seller ID: 027293

ISBN: 0253348307

Condition: Good Condition


Some pencil underlining and marginals. Some moisture wavering to edge of text block. Book solid. 484 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN: 0253348307. Inventory No: 027293. Hardcover View more info

Clean, Well-Lighted Sentences: A Guide to Avoiding the Most Common Errors in Grammar and Punctuation

By: Bell, Janis

Price: $5.36

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2009

Seller ID: 026882

ISBN: 0393337154

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text Unmarked. Gentle age and reading-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN/EAN: 9780393337150. Inventory No: 026882. Paperback View more info

Reading and Collecting: A Monthly Review of Rare and Recent Books (March 1937, Volume 1, #4)

By: Ben Abramson (editor); Ward Edwards; et al

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ill, Ben Abramson / Argus Bookshop: 1937

Seller ID: 013619

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Life Magazine size book collecting magazine. 32 pages. VG+ condition. Light scuffing and reading-wear. Contains: "Ring Lardner: Late American" by H. B. Pettee; :Angling for Anglers" by Ward Edwards; "Kay Boyle: An Appreciation" by Katherine F. Hirsh; "Bringing Edwinn Drood Back Alive" by G. V. F. McCarty Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 013619. Paperback View more info

The Content Machine: Towards a Theory of Publishing from the Printing Press to the Digital Network

By: Bhaskar, Michael

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Anthem Press: 2013

Seller ID: 027286

ISBN: 0857281119

Condition: Very Good Condition


No apparent marking in text. Gentle reading-wear. 217 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN/EAN: 9780857281111. Inventory No: 027286. Paperback View more info

Making Sense of Language: Readings in Culture and Communication

By: Blum, Susan Debra

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 027299

ISBN: 0190456981

Condition: Fine Condition


Text unmarked. Slight reading-wear. 641 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 pounds. ISBN/EAN: 9780190456986. Inventory No: 027299. Paperback View more info

Brian Friel: Essays, Diaries, Interviews, 1964-1998

By: Brian Friel; Christopher Murray (Editor, Introduction)

Price: $13.85

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1999

Seller ID: 026027

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Text unmarked. Slight shelf-wear and edge-toning to pages. 202 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 026027. Paperback View more info

Anglo-American First Editions: East to West, 1826-1900

By: Brussel, I. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sol Lewis: 1981

Seller ID: 024948

ISBN: 0914074431

Condition: Fine Condition


"Describing first editions of English Authors whose books were published in America before their publication in England." / Fine condition. Slight shelf-wear 170 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN: 0914074431. ISBN/EAN: 9780914074434. Inventory No: 024948. Hardcover View more info

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The Logical Syntax of Language

By: Carnap, Rudolf

Price: $21.49

Publisher: Littlefield, Adams & Company: 1959

Seller ID: 026455

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Fine condition. Vintage trade paperback. Appears unread. No marking in text. Slight age and shelf-wear. 352 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 026455. Paperback View more info

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A Selection of Book Plates

By: Charles R. Capon; A. J. Philpott (Introduction)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1932

Seller ID: 026358

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


"Copy #7 of 75 printed, 50 of which were for sale. Inscribed by the author". Inscribed by the author to A. Bornstein. 14 plates and introduction. Quarter -bound with ragged cut page edges. Fine condition. Size: 6.5" x 9". Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 026358. Hardcover View more info

Organizing Information: From the Shelf to the Web

By: Chowdhury, G. G.

Price: $33.36

Publisher: Facet Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 027392

ISBN: 1856045781

Condition: Good Condition


Some highlighted passages and ink underlining. Book solid. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. ISBN/EAN: 9781856045780. Inventory No: 027392. Paperback View more info

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The Neo-Surrealist Research Foundation Announces LIMBO: A Paraliterary Journal of Survivalism (poetry/literary 'zine, October 1963)

By: De Robert, F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canada, Neo-Surrealist Research Foundation: 1963

Seller ID: 021442

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


1960s literary journal, manifesto, zine. 30-pages, 9"X6". saddle-stitched with color card-stock yapped cover. Good condition. Some chipping and nibbling to edges. Light toning. From the Library of John Boardman, a frequent 'zine contributor and play-by-mail game innovator. With intro letter layed in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 021442. Paperback View more info

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California Bookplates: A Keepsake for the Members of the Book Club of California

By: Dickover, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Book Club of California: 2006

Seller ID: 026359

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Fine condition. Oblong paperback. 2-3 plates per page. Slight shelf-wear and toning to spine. Size: 10" x 8". 39 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 026359. Paperback View more info

A Comprehensive Bulgarian Grammar For Foreign Learners

By: Earl, Lily

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Daniela Ubenova: 2000

Seller ID: 025942

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text unmarked. Binding solid. 270 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 025942. Paperback View more info

Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #21: Electricity (Spring, 2006)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2006

Seller ID: 019854

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. Contents of this issue include: An Interview with Nicholas Gessler; The Clinical Orgasm by A medical history of the vibrator by Rachel P. Maines; Driven to Fail? The early history of the electric vehicle; and more. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 019854. Paperback View more info

Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #22: Insecurity (Summer, 2006)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2006

Seller ID: 019855

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 019855. Paperback View more info

Cabinet Magazine: A Quarterly Magazine of Art and Culture, Issue #23: Fruits (Fall, 2006)

By: Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Immaterial Incorporated: 2006

Seller ID: 019856

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Arts and literature journal. Diverse and experimental content, beautifully presented. Contents of this issue include: Artist Project / As the Stars Go By by Anna Von Mertens; Interview with Robert Connelly; and more. / Clean, square and unmarked. Light age and shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Inventory No: 019856. Paperback View more info