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Readers and Collectors Guide to the Biographies of America

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Newtown, Connecticut, U.S.A., Amer Political Biography Pr: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 043012-A


1st. Edition 0nly printing 1988 Limited edition of only 250 copies this being #18 . Soft cover in stiff illustrated wrappers unpaginated . Condition : Near Fine very light corner crease at front bottom ( see image ) . Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

By: Adams , Lucille

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Buffalo Public Library: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 031602-B


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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Unauthorized Anne Rice Companion

By: Beahm , George Edited By

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A., Andrews McMeel Pub: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 092506-P


1st. ed. 1996 , Illustrated paper wraps soft cover , 246 page book with some black and white photos. Condition : Near Fine , ex-owners name and stamp on the title page . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Literary Leaders of America

By: Burton , Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Chautaqua Home Reading Series: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 010605-O


1st. ed. 1903 , Hardcover with black cloth boards ,316 page book. Condition : Near Fine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

MAPS AND LEGENDS (Signed )

By: Chabon , Michael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California, U.S.A., McSweeney's Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 050108-G


1st. edition , 1st. printing 2008 , Hardcover with the triple fold dust jacket , 222 page book . Chabon's first book of non-fiction . This is also signed by him on the title page . Condoton : New Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

James Joyce Exhibition : A Catalogue January 1976 Through August 1976

By: Connolly , Thomas

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Buffalo,NY., Lockwood Memorial Library: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 071903-O


1st.ed. 1976 , Softcover as only issued, 39 page book. illustrated with black and white printed copies of the James Joyces collection that are in the SUNY Lockwood Library in Buffalo ,New York. A scarce exhibition catalog on James Joyce , The Lockwood Library has the largest collection of Jame Joyce's work in one place .Condition: Fine with aging and some light spots at the edge of the covers.See the pictures at our book site GibbsBooks. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12... View more info

MILTON'S THEATRICAL EPIC : The Invention and Design of Paradise Lost

By: Demaray , John G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge , Mass., Harvard University Press: 1980

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing.

Seller ID: 083009-T


1st. edition 1st. printing 1980 , Grey cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 161 page book with few black& white illustrations. Condition : Very Fine. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

William Morris

By: Dore , Helen

Price: $9.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Chancellor Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 020105-F


2003 , Hardcover with the dust cover illustrated boards, 128 page book. Illustrated with color and some black and white photos. A graet design referance book on Morris. Condition : NEW. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Annotated Bibliography, 1992

By: Dybwad, G. L.;Bliss, Joy V.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Book Stops Here: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 051512-U


1st.Edition, 1st. Printing 1992, Soft cover in illustrated wrappers, 444 page book. With black & white illustrations , and one fold out map in the back . This limited edition of only 1000 copies this being 114, the two signatures are on a tipped on paper at the first blank page. A copy of the letter to one of the worlds major collectors is laid in. Condition : As New Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall View more info

Supplement Annotated Bibliography World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893: World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893

By: Dybwad, G. L.;Bliss, Joy V.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Book Stops Here: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 051512-V


1st. Edition, 1st. Printing 1999,Limited Edition of 500 this being #143. Soft cover in illustrated wrappers, 414 page book . With black & white illustrations with laid in letters and order forms . Condition : As New. Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall View more info

Ernest Hemingway

By: Fuentes , Norberto

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Barron's: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition American..

Seller ID: 020204-J


1st.ed. 2000 , Soft cover with french fold wraps, illustrated with a photo cover in B&W, 192 page book. Illustrated with black and white photos and some color. Condition: NEW ,and NOT a remainder book. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

Three Medieval Rhetorical Arts

By: Geoffrey, of Vi; Robert de Basevorn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 091506-N


1st. ed. 1971 Uof Cal. Press . Hardcover with the dust jacket, 235 page book . This volume prsents for the first time a coordinated collection of major translations representing the three mainstreams of medievil Latin rhetoric. Condition : Very Fine / Near fine on the dj witha small chip at the back of this dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Book Collector's Fact Book

By: Haller, Margaret E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Pub Co: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 011514-H


1st. Edition 1976 , Hardcover in the dust jacket , 271 page book . Condition : Very Good Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Huxford's Old Book Value Guide 5th. Ed.

By: Huxford

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Kentucky, Collector Books: 1993

Edition: 5th. Edition..

Seller ID: 102503-P


5th. ed. 1993 , Hardcover with illustrated boards, 382 page book with an index. 25,000 listings of old books with current (1993) values. Condition: Very Fine . Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

ART : The Revealing Experience

By: Kranz , Kurt

Price: $29.97

Publisher: New York, Shorewood Pub.: 1964

Edition: First Thus..

Seller ID: 070503-M


1964 ,first edition , Hardcover with the dust jacket , 248 page book. Illustrated with 79 color plates and 545 black and white . Condition: book ,Very Fine --- DJ very good with small chips at the edge. One of the better books on understanding art . See this book at our book site at GibbsBooks. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Sex Literature and Censorship

By: Lawreence , D. H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 050104-S


1st.ed. 1953 , Hardcover with muster colored cloth boards , 122 page book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Stephen King : Edition Guide

By: Lee , Thomas

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Self Pub.: 2002

Edition: Not Stated..

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 011404-A


2002 , Paper with staple binding , 16 page booklet. Listing of all of Kings work upto 2002 , with Errata and update , this guide does not cover Proofs , ARC ,publisher's copies ,presentation copies, authors copies or artist copies. . It does cover first limited edition signed numbered copies ,and trade copies . Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Collecting : An Essay

By: Lynch , Bohun

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 121004-J


1st. ed. 1928 , Hardcover with cloth and paper boards, paste down title on spine, 81 page book. Illustarted frontis piece in color. Condition : Very Good. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Wendell Minor : Art for the Written Word Twenty-five Years of Book Cover Art

By: McCulough , David , Intro By.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 021504-X


1995 , Soft cover with a illustrated wrap, 154 page book. Illustrated with color plates on book cover art . Condition: New , see the book civer at our book site at :GibbsBooks. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Special Collections of the University Libraries

By: McPheron , William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Buffalo,NY., SUNY , Buffalo , New York: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 070105-Q


1st. ed. 1984 , Soft cover , 72 page book , with black and white photo illustrations of this very fine collection ( James Joyce archives ). Condition : Nera Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info