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THE MACHINERIES OF JOY: Introduction by Neil Gaiman
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THE MACHINERIES OF JOY: Introduction by Neil Gaiman

by Bradbury, Ray

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9781905834419
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1905834411
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Hornsea, England: PS Publishing, 2010. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. This is copy 170 of 200 slipcased hardcovers signed by Ray Bradbury. An early collection by the grand master, with stories that delve into the fantastic and supernatural, and others inspired by Ireland, Mexico's Día de Muertos celebration, and stop-motion animation. Octavo. Original pictorial boards. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket, housed in the publisher's slipcase.
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THE MACHINE'S CHILD
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THE MACHINE'S CHILD

by Baker, Kage

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9780765315519
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0765315513
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New York: Tor, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing. Signed and dated in the year of publication by Kage Baker on the title page. The seventh novel in The Company series. Octavo. A fine, unread copy in a fine dust jacket.
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MAD MAN'S HOLIDAY
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MAD MAN'S HOLIDAY

by Brown, Fredric

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Volcano, Hawaii: Dennis McMillan Publications, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Limited to 350 copies, each of which is signed and numbered by the author of the introduction, Newton Baird. This is copy #214. The third volume in the Fredric Brown in the Detective Pulps series. Small octavo. Original gray cloth binding, with black stamping. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.
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"MAD SHELLEY" A Dramatic Life in Five Acts

by Dangerfield, Elma

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London: Springwood Books, 1977. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Third edition. First published in 1935, this play covers the whole span of Shelley's colourful life, and is based on the letters and journals of Shelley and his family and famous friends. Inscribed by Dangerfield on the front flyleaf. Some foxing to the top edge. The dust jacket is sun faded along the spine, with a minor tear and crease to the rear panel; otherwise very good. Inscribed by Author.
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MADAME IMPRESARIO: A Personal Chronicle of an Epoch. Foreword by Merle Armitage

by Denton Esser, Grace

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Yucca Valley, California: Manzanita Press, 1974. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Profusely illustrated. Yucca Valley, CA: Manzanita Press, 1974. First edition, designed by Merle Armitage and printed by the Franklin Press. Memoir by Denton concerning the remarkable succession of operas, plays, ballets, and concerts that she produced across the United States over a period of 50 years. Signed by Grace Denton Esser on the title page. Jacket slightly shelfworn and a bit rubbed; otherwise a very good copy.
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MADE IN DETROIT

MADE IN DETROIT

by Beasley, Norman and George W. Stark

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 16 pp. photos. Nostalgic anecdotal history of Detroit, Michigan from 1900 to 1930. Jacket lightly rubbed and edgeworn, with some light creasing and chipping to the spine ends and a few short tears; otherwise very good.
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MADEMOISELLE 1 + 1

MADEMOISELLE 1 + 1

by Veronese, Marcel and Jean-Claude Peretz

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New York: Crown Publishers, Inc, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Text and Design by Alain Wienc. Photography by Marcel Veronese and Jean-Claude Peretz. This brilliant series of images, primarily nudes, tells the story of Zoe, a beautiful young girl who undergoes a transformation in the night. Folio. Original black cloth binding, with white titles. Internally crisp and clean. The dust jacket is a bit edgeworn, with a few tape repairs to the spine head; otherwise very good.
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MAGGIE BROWN: Poematic
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MAGGIE BROWN: Poematic

by Lucas, Oliver

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Louisville, Kentucky: John P. Morton & Co, 1886. Pamphlet. Very good. This small four-panel brochure is signed on the rear panel by the author. Laid in is a brief holographic poem entitled "Tis All the Same" which is written on Lucas' letterhead and signed by him, as well as a heliotype portrait, presumably of the poet. Little is known of him, however, there is an Oliver Lucas of Louisville who was clerk in that city during this time period and is credited as the author in 1873 of the charter of the city of Louisville, also printed by Morton. Lucas is also credited as the author of amendments to the city charter in 1888. This small pamphlet is printed in brown ink on two sides of 8 ½" x 5 ½" cream lightweight card stock, which is folded in half. All in very good condition. OCLC locates no copies.
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THE MAGIC CURTAIN. The Story of a Life in Two Fields, Theatre and Invention by the Founder of the Theatre Guild

by Langner, Lawrence

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1951 1st, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. 113 photos. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1951. First edition. Review copy, with slip laid in. Autobiography by Langner, who distinguished himself first as an international patent attorney before he went on to found the Theatre Guild in 1918. From the library of Milton Merlin, award-winning theatrical writer, director, producer, and book reviewer for the L.A. Times under editor of Paul Jordan Smith. A very good copy in lightly worn jacket with one small chip to the spine heel.
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MAGIC KINGDOM FOR SALE - SOLD!
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MAGIC KINGDOM FOR SALE - SOLD!

by Brooks, Terry

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780345317575
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0345317572
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New York: Del Rey, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing. Signed by Terry Brooks on the title page. The author's first non-Shannara novel, which tells the story of a talented but depressed Chicago trial lawyer who comes to be king of Landover, an otherworldly magical kingdom. Octavo. A fine, unread copy in a fine dust jacket.
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THE MAGIC WAGON
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THE MAGIC WAGON

by Lansdale, Joe R.

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780385232692
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0385232691
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. First edition, first printing. Signed by Joe Lansdale on the title page. The author's first hardcover book, a Double D Western set in Mud Creek, a godforsaken town set in the hardscrabble hills of East Texas. Octavo. Original red buckram binding, with black titles. Light bump to the spine heel; else a crisp, unread copy in a fine dust jacket.
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MAGNIFICAT: The Life and Times of Timothy Cardinal Manning
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MAGNIFICAT: The Life and Times of Timothy Cardinal Manning

by Weber, Msgr. Francis J.

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9780874619140
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0874619149
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Santa Barbara, California: Kimberley Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Numerous textual photographs and illustrations. First edition, limited to 1,500 copies. An Irish American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church, Manning (1909-89) served as Archbishop of Los Angeles from 1970 to 1985. This copy is inscribed by his successor, Roger Cardinal Mahony, to singer and philanthropist Dolores Hope, the wife of legendary entertainer Bob Hope, on the front flyleaf. Dolores Hope was an ardent supporter of many Catholic charities, was one of the first women in the world to become a Dame Commander with Star of the papal order of St. Gregory the Great, bestowed by Pope John Paul II. Octavo. Original red cloth binding, with gilt titles. Mild rubbing to the dust jacket; otherwise a near fine copy. Provenance: From the library of Bob and Dolores Hope, accompanied by a letter from the Hope Foundation. Inscribed by Author.
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MAGUS: Master of Martial Magic, Book I: The Magician's Primer
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MAGUS: Master of Martial Magic, Book I: The Magician's Primer

by Meseroll, Thomas Chilton

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ISBN 13
9781424330324
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1424330327
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Thomas Chilton Meseroll, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/Fine. This is number 357 of 500 Special Limited First Editions. Presentation copy, inscribed by Meseroll on the front flyleaf to renowned magician Ricky Jay on the front flyleaf: "For Ricky Jay, From one of your biggest fans! This Book's for you! May Your Reality Always Be Magical!" A tale of magic, quantum physics, and eastern philosophy based on reality as it is and could be. Part of the story takes place at the Magic Castle in Hollywood, where both Meseroll and Jay performed. Octavo. Original black cloth binding, with gilt titles. Very good or better in a bright and glossy dust jacket.
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MAHA YOGI WALT WHITMAN: New Light on Yoga

MAHA YOGI WALT WHITMAN: New Light on Yoga

by Nambiar, O.K.

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Bangalore, India: Jeevan Publications, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 258 p. Textual illustrations. A Hindu interpretation of Whitman's mysticism. While other studies derive their interpretation from Whitman's notion of self, Nambiar connects him to the esoteric experience of Tantric Yoga, a type of supernormal consciousness marked by the awakening of psycho-physical energy and resulting in the dissolution of the barriers between matter and spirit, the self and the universal. Prospectus laid in. Octavo. Original paper covered boards over a blue cloth spine. The dust jacket, which is attached (as issued), is light edgeworn and faded, with a chip to the spine heel; else very good. Scarce.
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MAIGRET AND THE BURGLAR'S WIFE

by Simenon, Georges

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First edition
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Hardcover
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9780241016640
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0241016649
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 160 p. Translated from the French by J. Maclaren-Ross. First British Edition. Small octavo. Original green cloth binding, with gilt titles. The dust jacket is price-clipped, with some mild wear and browning along the extremities; else very good.
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MAJORCAN FOOD AND COOKERY

MAJORCAN FOOD AND COOKERY

by Carter, Elizabeth

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9780907325437
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0907325432
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London: Prospect Books, 1989. Trade paperback. Fine. Octavo. Original pictorial paper wrappers. A fine copy.
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THE MALAGASY AND THE EUROPEANS. Madagascar's Foreign Relations, 1861-1895

by Mutibwa, Phares M.

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9780391003484
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0391003488
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Atlantic Highland, New Jersey: Humanities Press, 1974. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Eight photos, with four maps. Atlantic Highland, NJ: Humanities Press, 1974. First edition. ISBN 0391003488. An in-depth study of the foreign policy of the Malagasy government from 1861 to 1895 when, seeking to encourage European traders and missionaries to live and work in Madagascar, the country's leaders embraced Protestantism, believing that it would draw them closer to the Europeans and accelerate their development. This decision annoyed the Catholic French who had colonial designs on the "Great African Island" and ultimately led to open warfare in 1883. Fine in fine jacket.
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MALCOLM LOWRY
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MALCOLM LOWRY

by Day, Douglas

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780195017113
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0195017110
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1973 1st, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. Textual photos. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973. First edition. ISBN 0195017110. Outstanding critical biography of Malcolm Lowry (1909-57), the English writer best known for his disquieting confessional novel "Under The Volcano" (1947). Winner of the 1974 National Book Award for Biography. Some faint spotting to the top edge. Jacket lightly edgeworn; otherwise a very good copy.
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MALINCHE'S CHILDREN
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MALINCHE'S CHILDREN

by Houston-Davila, Daniel

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781578065219
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1578065216
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Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 362 p. Houston-Davila traces the 20th-century evolution of a southern California village from a Mexican enclave to a genuine, full-blown community in this debut novel. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. Octavo. A near fine copy in a bright and glossy dust jacket. Inscribed by Author.
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THE MALLET OF LOVING CORRECTION: Selected Writings from Whatever, 2008-2012
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THE MALLET OF LOVING CORRECTION: Selected Writings from Whatever, 2008-2012

by Scalzi, John

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781596065796
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1596065796
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Burton, Michigan: Subterranean Press, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. This is copy 626 of 1000 signed by John Scalzi. Nothing is sacred: Scalzi takes on politicians, bigots, vengeful nerds and major corporations with righteous sarcasm - and also takes time to muse on love, marriage, children and faith. Octavo. Original white cloth binding, with silver titles. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.
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