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An Annotated Bibliography of Basic Survival, Combat Survival, and Counterinsurgency (ADTIC Publication G-110)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Maxwell Air Force Base, AL, Arctic, Desert, Tropic Information Center Aerospace Studies Institute: 1963

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 0050367

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Graphic Arts Typebook: Machine Composition (volumes 1 & 2)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Reinhold Publishing: 1965

Seller ID: 0054493

Volume 1 has faint stain in upper corner of boards, otherwise fine in dust jacket with one 1/4" chip at head of spine and rubbing and minute tears at edges and minor fading of spine. Volume two is fine in rubbed dust jacket with minor fading to spine. View more info

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The Arthurian Bibliography IV: 1993-1998 (Arthurian Studies XLIX)

By: Barber, Elaine

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Boydell & Brewer Inc: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050376

"In 1981 the first Arthurian Bibliography appeared, an exhaustive alphabetical author-listing of all critical material recorded in the standard Arthurian bibliographies up to 1978, with summaries and reviews where they existed. This was followed in 1983 by the second volume, giving full indexes by topic, key-word and individual work/author to form a complete subject-index of every major topic in Arthurian literature. Arthurian Bibliography IV compiled from the BBSIA,... View more info

A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World

By: Basbanes, Nicholas A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0052529

In A Splendor of Letters, Nicholas A. Basbanes continues the lively, richly anecdotal exploration of book people, places, and culture he began in 1995 with A Gentle Madness (a finalist that year for the National Book Critics Circle Award) and expanded in 2001 with Patience & Fortitude, a companion work that prompted the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer David McCullough to proclaim him "the leading authority of books about books."Basbanes now... View more info

Culinary Americana: Cookbooks Published in the Cities and Towns of the U. S.from 1860 through 1960

By: Brown, Eleanor and Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Maurizio Martino:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 0050803

This reprint limited to 125 copies. View more info

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Arthurian Literature XIII

By: Carlley, James P.; Riddy, Felicity

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, D. S. Brewer: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050377

Contains 4 essays. View more info

Neal in San Quentin

By: Cassady, Carolyn

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Coventry, Beat Scene Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0054481

1st edition, wraps (chapbook), Fine. A six page extract from Cassady's "Off the Road: Twenty Years with Cassady, Kerouac & Ginsberg." View more info

Sixpence House

By: Collins, Paul

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury: 2003

Edition: Advance Reading Copy

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 0054270

A bibliophile's pilgrimage to where book lovers go when they die-Hay-on-Wye. Paul Collins and his family abandoned the hills of San Francisco to move to the Welsh countryside-to move, in fact, to the little cobblestone village of Hay-on-Wye, the 'Town of Books' that boasts fifteen hundress inhabitants-and forty bookstores. Antiquarian bookstores, no less. Hay's newest citizens accordingly take up residence in a sixteenth-century apartment over a bookstore, meetin... View more info

Bookbinders' Finishing Toolmakers, 1780-1965

By: Conroy, Tom

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Castle/U.K., Oak Knoll Pr/The Plough Press: 2002

Seller ID: 0028503

Include the British Isles, Europe, North America and Australia. View more info

Signs and Symptoms: Thomas Pynchon and the Contemporary World

By: Cooper, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0030856

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Down the Badger Hole, R. Lionel Fanthorpe: The Badger Years AND Down the Badger Hole Bibliographic Supplement (2 volumes)

By: Cross, Debbie (R. Lionel Fanthorpe)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Wrigley-Cross Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0051324

Introductions by Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe and David Langford. As well a having a bibliography of all the Fanthorpe titles published by John Spencer under the Badger imprint, there are many humorous excerpts from the books which were often were padded and ended abruptly to meet strick work counts. Included is one complete story "Curse of the Khan". The supplement also has a color center fold of Badger covers. View more info

First-Line Index of English Poetry 1500-1800 in Manuscripts of the Bodleian Library Oxford (Two volumes)

By: Crum, Margaret (editor)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1969:

Seller ID: 0054495

First edition. Two volumes, each Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket with nearly imperceptible stain on rear of panel volume two. 1257pp. View more info

The Heritage of British Literature

By: Elizabeth Bowen

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson: 1986

Edition: First American edition

Seller ID: 0051681

"Elegant and Fully Illustrated Survey of British Literature" View more info

Literary Voices No 1

By: Elliot, Jeffrey M.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: San Bernardino, California, U.S.A., Borgo Pr: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0050391

1st edition, cloth state, Fine, No DJ as issued. Interviews with Alex Haley, Jessica Mitford, Robert Anton Wilson, Christopher Isherwood & Richard Armour. View more info

The Quotable Book Lover

By: Jacobs, Ben (& Helena Hjalmarsson - Editors)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Lyons Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0051991

1st edition, Fine in Fine DJ. Foreword by Nicholas A, Basbanes. View more info

Anthony Burgess: A Bibliography (The Scarecrow Author Bibliographies Series)

By: Jeutonne Brewer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Metuchen, Scarecrow Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0051377

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Clarissa's Narrators

By: Lams, Victor J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Peter Lang Pub Inc: 2001

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: 0050947

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Anger, Guilt, and the Psychology of the Self in Clarissa.

By: Lams, Victor J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Peter Lang Pub Inc: 1999

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the Author

Seller ID: 0050948

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The Great American Paperback: An Illustrated Tribute to Legends of the Book

By: Lupoff, Richard A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Collectors Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0051523

1st edition, Fine in Fine DJ. See page 306 for the cover of the book we (Wrigley-Cross Books) published. View more info

English Coloured Books

By: Martin Hardie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Fitzhouse Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 0051371

1st edition thus with new introduction by James Laver, edgewear, Near Fine in price-clipped Very Good DJ with faded spine. View more info