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Sussex: Temple Press, 1994.

Fifth printing, 1994, paperback with stapled binding, octavo, unpaginated, illustrated with designs for constructing dream machine. Book near fine with mild sun to spine, a couple stickers to rear panel, stapled binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ. The Dreamachine is a hallucination-producing light box mythologized by William... more

Price: $60.00

New York: Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, 1934.

First Edition. c.1934. Hardcover. Original buckram. 4to. Frontispiece and 60 full-page illustrations by the Hungarian artist Hugo Gellert. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. Light wear at spine-ends. Dustjacket spine darkened, some chipping to edges, some loss at spine-ends, light soil / toning. Rare in dj! ... more

Price: $650.00

Caen and Paris: Chez Manoury and Chez Belin, 1788.

First edition, 1788. [2],522,[1] pp. plus fifteen folding plates. Half title. In French. Contemporary mottled calf, spine gilt, raised bands, gilt morocco labels, marbled edges and endpapers. Bookplate of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt, founder of the Hunt Botanical Library, stamped as withdrawn duplicate copy from the Hunt Library. Bound as... more

Price: $480.00

New York: Random House, 1995.

Inscribed by Thelma Schoonmaker, a 3 time Academy Award winning film editor and the third wife of Michael Powell, on the fly leaf. 1995, First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket. Tight, clean and unmarked. The DJ with light fading and edgewear. Schoonmaker served as... more

Price: $200.00

Paris: Ferroud, 1921.

Complete set in 2 volumes. From a total run of 1200 copies, this is number 292 of 1000 printed on Arches. 1921. Librairie des Amateurs series, with color vignettes on the wraps, titles pages, head and tailpieces. Original wraps and spine bound-in. Hardcovers, uniformly bound in 3/4 deep blue morocco... more

Price: $175.00

New York: Viking Press, 1965.

1965, First Edition. Hardcover, cloth-backed boards. A Good copy in a Good dust jacket. Namestamp of the former owner, Graham Greene bibliographer Roland Wobbe, on the front fly leaf and bottom text-block. Light foxing to the text-blocks, endpapers; light foxing to the margins of the text throughout, a bit heavier... more

Price: $750.00

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1996.

1996. First Edition, First Printing. Full number line ending in 1. In First State dust jacket with incorrect spelling of 'Vollman'. Hardcover. 1079 pp. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Tight, square binding. Unmarked text. A hint of foxing and discoloration to the text-blocks. The DJ shows minor... more

Price: $350.00

Edinburgh: W. H. Lizars, and Stirling and Kenney, 1833.

First edition, 1833. Volume I only (of two). Small octavo. [2],147 pp. plus portrait frontispiece, color engraved half title, and 32 of 34 color plates. Contemporary red morocco, spine gilt, raised bands, a.e.g. Early 20th-century bookplate. Expertly rebacked, with original morocco laid down. Plates XVIII and XXIII lacking. Trimmed close,... more

Price: $120.00

Monte Carlo: Andre Sauret, 1955.

First English Language edition, 1955, one of 500 numbered copies of the English edition, of a total of 2850 copies printed. Quarto, original color lithograph wraps with wax overlay and including original b/w frontispiece lithograph, 60 b/w plates and 33 color plates, mainly mounted plates. VG+ copy with lightest wear... more

Price: $750.00

various: Transactions of the Chemical Society, et al., 1891-1914.

Collection of 144 pamphlets by the English Chemist William Jackson Pope, originally published between 1891 and 1914. Pope's University of Cambridge bookplate is mounted to the front pastedown of the third volume and Pope's signature appears on the front blank of the first volume. The pamphlets are bound in 4... more

Price: $1,500.00

Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 1973.

First edition, 1973, hardcover with gray and black cloth boards in dust jacket, octavo, 389pp., not illustrated. Book near fine with handsome boards showing hint of wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG+ with mild rubbing and edgewear. ... more

Price: $90.00

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1929.

Hardcover with red cloth boards in dust jacket, 1929, large octavo, 225pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG with rubbing to boards, binding tight, text clean and unmarked with age-toning. DJ good+ with edgewear that includes some open and closed tears and their related creases, rubbing, toning, soil, in protective mylar... more

Price: $125.00

London: A. and C. Black, 1905.

1905, First Edition. Hardcover, blue cloth, with design in gilt and black, teg. 233 pp., 75 plates (most in color), and a fold-out map in the rear. Very Good. Slight lean to the spine; spine rubbed; light bumping and fraying to the spine ends and corners. Clean, bright and unmarked... more

Price: $100.00

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