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Evanston, IL: Borderland, 1976.

1976, First Edition. 416 pages, showing all varieties of ornamental borders, loosely housed in the original purple folder. Pages measure 8.5 x 11 inches. Also includes preface, homage, copyright, and author's introductory letters. All contents bright, clean and unmarked. The folder has an institutional barcode on the back side, but... more

Price: $185.00

New York: Webster and Co., 1887.

2 books: The 1887 First Edition, plus the original prospectus (dummy) used by door-to-door salesmen. The dummy is bound in green cloth with gilt titles and a gilt medallion on either board; includes examples of the leather spine and cover, as well as the green cloth spine and deluxe leather... more

Price: $250.00

New York: Peter Brant (Inter View), 1972.

Andy Warhol's Interview, Number 24, August 1972. Newspaper style magazine. 56 pp. Illustrated throughout in b&w, with color covers (Liza Minelli, Shirley Temple). Near Fine. Light, expected fading to the pages, but they are not brittle or dry. Clean contents. Featuring interviews with Bianca Jagger, Liza Minelli, Zsa Zsa, Stacy... more

Price: $55.00

New York: Peter Brant (Inter View), 1972.

Andy Warhol's Interview, Number 23, July 1972. Newspaper style magazine. 56 pp. Illustrated throughout in b&w, with color covers (Claudette Colbert). Near Fine. Light, expected fading to the pages, but they are not brittle or dry. Clean contents. Featuring interviews with Otto Preminger, Anita Loos, Ultra Violet, David Hockney, Sandy... more

Price: $55.00

New York: Random House, 1936.

1936, First Edition. Hardcover, folio, cloth-backed boards. Approx. 100 pages, and mostly musical examples. Good+, no dust jacket. Boards worn along the edges and corners. Sound binding. Clean and unmarked contents. Light discoloration to the pastedowns. ... more

Price: $75.00

Philadelphia: George W. Childs, 1862.

A presentation copy, inscribed by the author to L. A. Gobright on the fly leaf. 1862, First Edition. Hardcover, original deep brown cloth with gilt titles. 358 pp. Minor ex-library markings: bookplate (with withdrawn stamp) on the front pastedown, and a small ink stamp on the rear pastedown. No other... more

Price: $650.00

New York: Harper & Row, 1974.

Hugo and Nebula Award winner! Stated first edition, 1974, hardcover with cloth-backed boards in dust jacket, octavo, 341pp., not illustrated. Book near fine with handsome boards and tight binding, text clean and unmarked, with clipped portrait and bio taped to rear flyleaf. DJ near fine with mild toning and hint... more

Price: $110.00

Toyo Kisen Kaisha, ca. 1920.

Small oblong octavo, approximately 5.5 x 7.25 inches. Silkscreened covers bound with grey ribbon containing approximately 17 captioned photographs of the estate of businessman Soichiro Asano, whose portrait is inset above a photo of the S. S. Shinyo Maru, one of the steamships operated by Toyo Kisen Kaisha. Very good... more

Price: $75.00

New York: Brentano's, 1909.

First edition, 1909. One of 25 copies specifically printed to gain copyright in the United States. 8vo, 45pp. Original grey paper wrappers, slipcase and tri-fold chemise. Slipcase is half each green cloth and green leathers, gilt stamped on the spine with some sunning and rubbing wear. Volume is in near... more

Price: $500.00

New York: Gabriel Wells, 1922-1923.

First thus, 35 volumes limited to 1,024 copies. Signed as both S. L. Clemens and Mark Twain after a notice signed by Albert Bigelow Paine asserting that, "This fly-leaf was signed by Mark Twain in 1906 in Anticipation of the Present Definitive Edition of His Works". Quarter navy cloth with... more

Price: $3,200.00

New York: Geo. A Crofutt & Co., 1870.

First edition, 1870. Green cloth hardcover 12mo, 204pp + 10pp ads at rear. Illustrated and with folding 7-panel map showing routes from Omaha to San Francisco, roughly 7 x 28 inches in size. The map is unfortunately split along one of the folds, but all sections are present and it... more

Price: $300.00

Rome: Nella stamperia di S. Michele a Ripa, per Paolo Giunchi, 1781.

1781. Hardcover 4to, 166pp + 15 plates, some folding, collated complete. Beautifully typeset with various engraved initials and printer's devices throughout, engraved title page. Bound in half leather with patterned boards, red speckled edges. Expected wear to binding, mostly rubbing to edges and bumping to corners. A few minor library... more

Price: $1,500.00

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