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Mainz: Verlag Hermann Schmidt, 1996. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 326 pp. With 129 color plates of certificates of Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark and Germany, many full page. With chronological index. Text English and German. Fine in Fine dust jacket. The dust jacket seems to be uncommon. Oversize book: overseas customers please request a… Read more
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Sunshine & Stardust

by Witherby, Constance

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Lippincott Books
Published
1930
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Very Good
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First Edition, Limited
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Privately Printed, 1930. First Edition, Limited . Hardcover. Very Good. 121 pp. One of 750 copies printed by D. B. Updike at Merrymount Press. Blue cloth with blue/brown marbled paper over boards, top edges gilt. Juvenile poems published by the Witherby's mother, Dorothy Hunt, after the author's death at 15. Includes… Read more
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British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books to 1955. Compact Edition. 27 Volumes.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Compact Edition
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NZ$368.15

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New York: Readex Microprint, 1967. Compact Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Approximately ten volumes of the original edition are contained in each volume. Greatly reduced type, requires a magnifier to read. Volumes are in Very Good+ to Fine condition. Oversize books: please request a shipping quote, or anticipate a… Read more
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International Directory of Antiquarian Booksellers 1931/32

by Matthias, Richard, Editor

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Lippincott Books
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GVG
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Weimar: Straubing & Müller. Hardcover. GVG. vi, 336 pp. With numerous bookseller advertisements on endpapers and throughout text. Bookseller entries are in the language of their country of origin. Organized in three parts: Part I: list of firms in alphabetical order; Part II: list of firms arranged geographically by country and then by… Read more
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The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge

by Rilke, Rainier Maria

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Lippincott Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Numbered Edition
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NZ$147.26

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New York: Limited Editions Club, 1987. Limited Numbered Edition . Hard Cover with Slipcase. Very Good. [xii], 218, [10] pp. Translated by Stephen Mitchell. One of 800 numbered copies on mould-made Magnani paper, set in Monotype Didot and printed at Stamperia Valdonega in Verona, Italy. Designed by Benjamin Shiff. Bound by Recalcati of Milan in… Read more
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Flight into Egypt: Binding the Book

by Ely, Timothy

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Lippincott Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780811806206
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NZ$44.18

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San Francisco, California, U.S.A.: Chronicle Books LLC, 1995. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Unpaginated. Forward by Terence McKenna, Introduction by Timothy Ely. There is a reproduction of Ely's signature on the leaf following the introduction - which might be confused for an actual signature, but when viewed under magnification shows the dots typical of reproduction.… Read more
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Boston: George Coleman Company, 1923. Hardcover. Very Good. xv, 126 pp. Dark green cloth, titles gilt. 18 illustrations. Light wear to spine edges, glue residue on front board, otherwise clean & tight, many uncut pages.
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NZ$73.63
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The First Pirate

by Householder, Fred W

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Lippincott Books
Published
1943
Condition
Fair
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Oxford: University Press of America, 1943. Paper Wrappers. Fair. Monograph. pp. 30-46. Reprinted from the transactions of The Bibliographical Society, The Library. Front cover detached, wear to edges. "We know of three early printed editions of the fourth book of St. Augustine's de Doctrina Christiana, to which the separate title de Arte… Read more
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Practical Printing, A Handbook of the Art of Typography

by Southward, John

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Lippincott Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780824038960
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1980. Hardcover. Fine. 640 pp. Brown cloth, spine title gilt. Facsimile of the original 1882 edition printed in London. 3 plates, numerous wood engravings. Published just before mechanical typesetting became feasible, Practical Printing contains a last summation of the art of hand composition, with unusually detailed instructions for such difficult… Read more
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1980. Hardcover. Fine. 325 pp. Brown cloth, title gilt on spine. Facsimile of the original 1856 edition printed by Henry Baird. With a new introduction by Sidney F. Hunter. 12 plates. Intended for book collectors and amateurs, as well as for the "practical workman," Nicholson's manual is… Read more
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NZ$95.72
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John Fell, the University Press and the 'Fell' Types.

by Morison, Stanley

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Lippincott Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1981. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 315 pp. Folio. Authorized facsimile of the original edition printed by Oxford at the Clarendon Press in 1967. Includes numerous illustrations within the text and 23 plates. With a new introduction by Nicolas Barker. John Fell established the French sixteenth-century and the… Read more
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Style and Technique of Harry Dreve Schorr as Applied to Advertising Layout

by Schorr, Harry Dreve

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Lippincott Books
Published
1956
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: George Efron Publishing, 1956. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/GVG. Unpaginated. Given the subject, every page is profusely illustrated in black & white or halftone. Schorr's premise in writing the book was to show how "A special distinction and drama can be brought to any illustration, building , product, or whatnot, if the proper… Read more
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