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Buffalo, NY Buffalo Public Library 1950 1st Edition. Original Wraps New Book 
1st.ed. and only edition,1950 .Softcover with pictorial art .A 39 paged book on the Huckleberry Finn collection at the Buffalo Public Library . This library is the holder of all of Mark Twains manuscripts ,a very informative collection on one of Americas great authors. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 185.00 USD
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2 A Captive of Love : Found Upon Bakin's Japanese Romance, Kumono Tayema Ama Yo No Tsuki ( Signed ) Greey , Edward
Boston ,MA. Lee and Shepard Pub. 1886 First Edition. Decorative Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Unknowen Signed by Author(s)
Boston,MA.,1st. ed. 1886 , Hardcover with red decorative boards,280 pages. Illustrated with 21 b&w Japanese print plates.From the original Japanese of Kyokutei Bakin.This very rare and scarce book based on Takizawa Baikin's romance,is a early rendition from the original and based on the historical story from about 1380. A very interesting book. This copy is a presentation copy to "Mrs. Charles Kurtz" her husband was an artist and first director of the Albright-Knox Art Musium in Buffalo,NY.The author has signed his name and dated this copy 1886.Condition, Very Good, cover does have some discoloring at the bottem front heel, Front fly leaf is a bit loose( can be repaired ).some chipping at the spine bottem. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Price: 275.00 USD
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London , United Kingdom Bernard Quaritch , LTD 1931 Not Stated. Stiff Board Wraps Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Various Artist 
1931 , Stiff board hardcover , 157 page of text and about 161 black & white illustrations . Condition : Very Good , new cloth spine lettered in black with new end pagies , reblocked . 
Price: 125.00 USD
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4 A CITY IS PEOPLE : A Collection of Poems and Photographs from the Works of Joseph Manch ( Signed ) Manch , Joseph
Buffalo, New York, U.S.A. 1972 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing. Illustrated Hardcover Fine No Dust Jacket as Issued Book Joseph Manch Signed by Author(s)
1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1972 , Illustrated hardcover , 126 page book with black & white photo illustrations . This book was published by the committee of The Joseph Manch Book and Scholarship Fund. in Buffalo , New York. and is signed by Joe Manch . Condition : Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 A COLLECTION OF NAGASAKI COLOR PRINTS AND PAINTINGS : Showing The influence of Chinese and European Art on That of Japan. Mody , N.H.N.
Japan Tuttle 1969 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Fine Very Good Book Various Artist 
Japan , 1st.ed. (U.S.) 1969 unpaged ,9.5"x12.5". Contains 25 full color plates and 225 B&W gravure plates .Condition VF/VG. in mylar cover. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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6 A Farewell to Arms Hemingway , Ernest
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1929 1st Edition. Hard Cover Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book 
1st.edition, 1st. printing 1929 , Hardcover with smooth black cloth with gold paper labels ,printed in black on the front board and spine. True first edition, copyright page with short horizontal line and printers symbol, first true edition do not refer to declaimer on the page after dedication as in the second printing. This is a true first edition. Condition: Very Good with light rubs at the corners and spine and a small corner ware spot at the bottom corner, light spots on the front cover ( see picture ) paper spine lable has two cracks ( see picture ) .Interior FF has the ex. owners name inked in. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 1100.00 USD
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7 A Fool and His Bunny ,The Art of Will Bullas Bullas , Will
The Greenwich Workshop 1993 0867130199 / 9780867130195 1st Edition. Pictorial Cover Fine Book Will Bullas 
1st.ed. 1993 softcover with color art drawing by Will Bullas ,with a introduction by Clint Eastwood. This is a very rare art book by one of Americas best artist.Condition ,fine with no marks ,bumps or damage.(As New) Size: 10"-8" Tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 A Garden in Pink Wade , Blanche Elizabeth
Chicago ,Ill., A . C. mcClurg 1905 1st Edition. Pictorial Hard Cover Very Fine Book Lucy Fitch Perkins 
1st.ed. 1905 , Hard cover with a tipped on plate to the light green cloth boards , 201 page book. Illustrated with 17 decorative color plates in an Art Nouveau style ,also 12 photo-gravures tipped into this book all 12 are printed on tissue .Condition : Very Fine , with the lightest of edge rubs at the corners . See the book cover at our book site at : GibbsBooks. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 250.00 USD
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9 A House-Boat on the Styx ( Signed ) Bangs , John , K.
New York,NY. Harper & Brothers Pub. 1895 First Thus Decorative Cloth Fine Book Unknowen Signed by Author(s)
New York,NY.,1895 ,Hardcover with decorative green cloth boards,171 pages.Illustrated with 8 b&w plates.This copy is a very rare presentation copy and signed and dated (1910) by the author on the FF. Condition,Very Good,Some light edge ware and sunning at the spine. Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
Price: 140.00 USD
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New York The Bodley Head 1900 1st Edition. Pictorial Cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Percy J. Billinghurst Ex. Owner Inscriabed
1st.ed. 1900 with the copyright date by John Lane of 1899, 202 page.With illustrated frontispiece,title page and 99 beautiful and sharp black and white wood - engravings by Billinghurst.Original green pictoral cloth boards. Condition : some edge ware at the spine and corners ,pencil name at the first blank page with the ex-owner inscription, plus light foxing to that page only. Also inside front hinge professionally repaired. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 195.00 USD
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11 A Manual of Venereal Diseases Hayden , James R. M.D.
New York Lea Brothers 1898 2nd Edition. Hard Cover Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Author 
2nd. edition revisedf and enlarged , Hardcover with purple cloth boards,gilded spine , 304 page book with index and a 32 page sub.catalogue on other books by this publisher.Illustrated with fifty four illustrations all black and white drawings ( some very graphic ). This little desk referance guide for doctors is a rare classic of pre- penicllin days with pictures of all the tools to treat and hopefully cure venereal disease. Conditon : a clean (sic) tight book with no marks , light bump on the front cover top light spot on the back cover, the front fly page has a small tear at the bottom. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 A PERSONAL VIEW : Photography in The Collection of Paul walter Walter . Paul .F.
New York M.O.M.A. 1985 0870706284 / 9780870706288 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Fine Very Fine Book Various Contributors 
New York ,1st.ed. 1985,Hardcover with DJ.,in maylar cover.Illustrated with B&W photos plates.size 9"x11",with 133 pages.Condition VF/VF. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 45.00 USD
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13 A SHROPSHIRE LAD Housman , A.E.
Portland Maine Thomas B. Mosher 1922 3rd Edition. Soft cover Very Good Book 
Limited Edition of 925 , 1922 , Stiff paper covers 89 page book some uncut pages . Condition : Very Good with light edge runs and creases at the corners. Size: 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Michigan The James Bayne Co. 1901 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing. Original Wraps Fine Book Unknowen 
1st. edition 1901 , 1st. printing , Soft cover with illustrated wraps ans string binding , unpaginated with black & white photo plates . A scarce booklet in this condition . Condition : Fine . Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 85.00 USD
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New York Knopf 1956 1st Edition Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Author & Illistrator
1st. Edition , 1956 . Illustrated hardcover in the dust jacket , 143 page book . This copy is signed & date ( 1964 ) and inscribed by Mark Harris to the author Jack Matthews ( 1925 - 2013 ) play wright and short story author , in San Francisco 7- 18 - 64 . A very scarce signed copy . Condition : Very Good with edge ware and foxing to the end pagies. Dust jacket is also Very Good with edge chipping and aging . 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 A Walk About Vicksburgh Edwin , A.
Boston J.V. Pierce 1844 1st Edition. Decorative Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
1st.ed. 1844 , Hardcover , 204 pp . The author in his preface talks about not wanting anyone to know who has written the work ( heself ) , but the only name is Edwin A. Also he talks about not printing that many copys . This is a quant book of poems and quite rare. Condition : some foxing in the first five or six pages then lighter foxing in the book. The cloth boards have edge ware and at the front cover corner a stain ,also on the back but in small spots. see picture. Size: 5"x 8" 
Price: 150.00 USD
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17 America and The Daguerreotype: Wood , John
Iowa U of Iowa 1991 0877453349 / 9780877453345 First Edition. Hardcover New New Book Various Artist 
1st.ed.1991 Hardcover with DUST JACKET as first issued , 287 pages with 28 color ,72 duotones and 109 halftone photographs.One of the finests books on Daguerreian photographic art ever printed. This book is now out of print in the Hardcover edition.This book is getting harder to find in this condition . We have the true first edition HARDCOVER .Condition : NEW / NEW. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 192.50 USD
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18 America is a Atmosphere Pope-Hennessy , James
London , UK. Home & Van Thal 1947 1st Edition. Hard Cover in the Dust Jacket Fine Very Good Book Ex. Owners Book Plate
1st.ed. 1947 , Hardcover with the dust jacket ( illustrated by Francis Rose ) , 103 pp . Condition: As Stated. Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/2' 
Price: 25.00 USD
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19 American Daguerreian Art Rinhart, Floyd and Marion
New York Potter Publishing 1967 1st Edition. Cloth Fine Fine Various Artist 
American Daguerreotype Art,New York, 1st.ed.1967.139pp.Hard cover with DJ.12 full color photographs and 78 B&W illustrations , 4to condition VG/VG.This is a book that covers some of the process for the frist time in any book.This copy has the rare upside down plate (63) of Niagara Falls. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 110.00 USD
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20 American Daguerreian Art Rinhart, Floyd and Marion
New York Potter Publishing 1967 1st Edition. Cloth Very Good Very Good Book Various Artist 
1st.Edition , 1st. Printing 1967.139 page bookHardcover black cloth in the dust jacket.12 full color photographs and 78 black & white illustrations .This is a book that covers some of the process for the first time in any book.This copy has the rare upside down plate (63) of Niagara Falls.Condition : Very Good / Very Good Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 125.00 USD
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