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The Paint-Stained Flannels
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The Paint-Stained Flannels

by Fry, Pete

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NY: Roy , 1965. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Small 8vo. 141pp. First American edition. Red textured paper boards with black spine titles. VG/VG. Light foxing to edges of textblock & prelims. Unclipped "$2.95" jacket has a couple of short closed tears, with light general soiling and browning. A private eye novel of dubious literary merit, but in a strikingly designed jacket featuring the art of legendary British illustrator Denis McLoughlin.
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The Palace of Eternity
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The Palace of Eternity

by Shaw, Bob

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London: Gollancz, 1970. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 191pp. First British edition, and first hardcover edition of a book initially published as a 1969 Ace paperback. Fine in an unclipped dust jacket with a 1/4" closed tear at top of rear panel (tape repaired to interior; adhesive has left a darkened stain visible on exterior) and some laminate separation along the panel hinges. A sharp copy.
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Pangolin Magazine: Volume 2, Issue 2
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Pangolin Magazine: Volume 2, Issue 2

by Smith, Sandra [ed.]; McKinney, Jane [art ed.]

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Ventura, CA: Blue Shadow Press, 1990. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 73pp. Staple-bound softcover in printed wraps. First edition. Volume 2, Issue 2 of this "quarterly art and literature periodical designed to showcase Ventura County talent." Some soiling/toning to wraps, else near fine. Please see second photo for table of contents.
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Pangolin Magazine: Volume 1, Issue 2

by Smith, Sandra [ed.]; McKinney, Jane [ed.]

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Ventura, CA: Blue Shadow Press, 1989. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fine. 8vo. 44pp. Staple-bound softcover in printed wraps. Some toning to rear panel, else fine. Cover art by John Landa. Please consult second photo for list of contributors.
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Pangolin Magazine: Volume 1, Issue 1

Pangolin Magazine: Volume 1, Issue 1

by Smith, Sandra [ed.]; McKinney, Jane [art ed.]

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Ventura, CA: Blue Shadow Press, 1989. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fine. 8vo. Staple-bound softcover in blue wraps with silver linoleum block print on front cover. Fine condition. "An art an literature periodical designed to showcase Ventura County talent."
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Paradise
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Paradise

by Silliman, Ron

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Providence, RI: Burning Deck, 1985. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. Small 8vo. Signature-bound softcover in printed wraps. Wraps lightly soiled, with light wear at corners. One of 900 softcover copies. Being one installment in Silliman's 26-book project "The Alphabet," collected into a single volume in 2008.
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Paradise Reclaimed
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Paradise Reclaimed

by Laxness, Halldor

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NY: Thomas Y. Crowell , 1962. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 253pp. First edition. Green cloth. Light sunning to cloth at head of spine and rear panel, former owner's name neatly inked on front free end paper, else fine in a very good unclipped jacket with moderate browning, particularly to spine and rear panels.
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A Party for the Girls

A Party for the Girls

by Bates, H.E.

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NY: New Directions, 1988. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 243pp. First edition. Full purple cloth with gilt spine titles. Fine condition hardcover in a fine unclipped dust jacket which exhibits light general browning. A collection of six longer stories from the English short story master.
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Past Perfect

Past Perfect

by Shabtai, Yaakov

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1st Edition
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NY: Viking, 1987. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 291pp. Grey boards with blue cloth backing and red spine titles. Fine in a near fine unclipped jacket, with minor rubbing, and some crumpling along top edge. The final novel by the inventive & experimental Israeli writer. Translated by Dalya Bilu, with an afterword by Edna Shabtai.
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The Pawnbroker
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The Pawnbroker

by Wallant, Edward Lewis

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Used - Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo. 279pp. First edition. Gray cloth boards with silver and grey spine titles. Light pushing at spine ends, negligible bump to top front board corner, minor toning to textblock edges, else near fine. Unclipped jacket designed by Ellen Raskin in good (+) condition, with a 1"x3/4" chip out at head of the rear panel, various other small chips and closed tears. Front and spine panels remain largely complete and quite presentable. Wallant's somber second novel about a Jewish man living through the trauma of the Nazi regime in post-war New York City. Basis of the 1964 Sidney Lumet film of the same name.
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The Peach Blossom Fan (T'ao-hua-shan)

The Peach Blossom Fan (T'ao-hua-shan)

by K'ung Shang-jen

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Used - Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo. xix+213pp. Yellow cloth. First edition. Near fine, with a sticker ghost to front pastedown, very light spotting to textblock top & fore-edge, & light musty odor. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. A late 17th century poetic drama, translated from the Chinese by Chen Shih-Hsiang and Harold Acton, with the collaboration of Cyril Birch.
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The Penguin Book of New Zealand Verse
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The Penguin Book of New Zealand Verse

by Cornow, Allen, ed.

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Paperback
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London: Penguin Books, 1960. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. Mass-market paperback. Signature-bound. 339pp. Former owner's information penned on half-title. Some soiling to textblock top, one small surface abrasion where a sticker was removed from price on front cover. Textblock is moderately/heavily toned, but otherwise remains supple, clean, and clear. Spine is strong and uncracked. A reasonably nice copy of this entry (D45) in the Penguin Poets series.
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The Peregrine
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The Peregrine

by Baker, J. A.

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NY: Harper & Row, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 191pp. First U.S. Edition. Black textured paper boards, gilt spine titles. Light bumping/wear at spine ends, former owner's name inked on front pastedown, else near fine in near fine, unclipped "$4.95" jacket with a 1/2" closed tear at base of rear panel and a vertical crease to front flap. A sharp copy of Baker's meticulous and consuming study of the peregrine falcon.
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Persephone's Quest: Entheogens and the Origins of Religion

Persephone's Quest: Entheogens and the Origins of Religion

by Wasson, R. Gordon, Stella Kramrisch, Jonathan Ott, and Carl A. P. Ruck

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine. First trade edition, preceded by a deluxe limited edition of 300 copies. Octavo. 257pp. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Lacking a jacket, presumably as issued. An examination of "the role played by psychoactive mushrooms in the religious rituals of ancient Greece, Eurasia, and Mesoamerica." Divided into two parts: "Entheogens and the Origins of Religion," largely authored by Wasson, with shorter chapters from Kramrisch and Ott; and "Poets, Philosophers, Priests: Entheogens in the Formation of the Classical Tradition," by Ruck. Fine save for light bumping at spine ends.
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The Persian Mystics: The Invocations of Sheikh 'Abdullah Ansari of Herat, 1005-1090
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The Persian Mystics: The Invocations of Sheikh 'Abdullah Ansari of Herat, 1005-1090

by Sheikh 'Abdullah Ansari; Singh, Sardar Sir Jogendra [trans.]

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London: John Murray, 1959. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 59pp. Third printing of title first issued in 1939. Light blue textured paper boards with red titles and front panel design. Light tanning to spine & extremities, light dust soiling to textblock top, else very good (+). Very good (-) jacket clipped but not for price, with moderate soiling (esp to rear panel) and browning to spine panel. Uncommon title in the Persian Mystics series. Translated by Sardar Sir Jogendra Singh, with a foreward by Mahatma Gandhi.
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The Peyote Cult
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The Peyote Cult

by La Barre, Weston

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Hamden, CT: The Shoestring Press, 1959. Hardcover. Near Fine. Octavo. 188pp. First edition thus; first reprint following the 1938 Yale edition. Crumpling at spine ends, minor bumping to bottom corners, former owner's name inked on front free endpaper. Written as La Barre's doctoral dissertation at Yale, The Peyote Cult is a pioneering work of ethnobotany and the first serious study of peyotism in Native American cultures.
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The Peyote Cult
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The Peyote Cult

by La Barre, Weston

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1938. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fine. Yale University Publications in Anthropology, no. 19. First edition. Signature-bound in printed wraps. Large octavo. 188pp. Written as La Barre's doctoral dissertation at Yale, The Peyote Cult is a pioneering work of ethnobotany and the first serious study of peyotism in Native American cultures. This copy comes from the collection of American botanist Thomas Morley, and bears his signature at the top of the front cover. Light shelf-soiling along bottom edge of textblock, else fine.
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A Pharmacologic Approach to the Study of the Mind
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A Pharmacologic Approach to the Study of the Mind

by Featherstone, Robert M., and Alexander Simon

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Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1959. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Good. First edition. Octavo. xxviii + 399pp. Pebbled green cloth boards. Collects reports given during a three-day symposium in January 1959. Of particular interest is a panel on "The Hallucinogens," which includes a contribution from Sidney Cohen titled "The Therapeutic Potential of LSD 25." Also contains the first print apperance of Aldous Huxley's "The Final Revolution," delivered as a dinner speech. About fine in a good (+) jacket with significant browning to spine and extremities, several 1" - 1.5" closed tears at spine ends. Uncommon.
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Phases in the Religion of Ancient Rome
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Phases in the Religion of Ancient Rome

by Bailey, Cyril

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1st Edition
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Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1931. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. ix+340pp., indexed. Blue cloth, gilt spine titles. Moderate bumping to board corners, former owner's stamp on title page, occasional pencil underlining and margin notes, some bumping/creasing to bottom corner of textblock. No jacket. A very good (-) copy.
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Philosophical Essays
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Philosophical Essays

by Ayer, A. J.

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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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NY: St. Martin's Press, 1954. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. ix+289pp, indexed. American issue of the first edition. Blue cloth, gilt spine titles. Small tape ghosts at top and bottom of endpapers, else very fine in a fine, unclipped "$4.50" jacket with a very short closed tear at base of rear panel. A superior copy of this collection of twelve essays by the important analytic philosopher.
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