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The Decree Freeing the Indians of the United Provinces:
In Spanish, Aymará, Quechua, & Guaraní
(Niños Expósitos Press)   Argentine Republic.   Laws, statutes, etc. 12 March 1813.  [drop-title] Decreto. La Asamblea general sanciona el decreto expedido por la Junta Provisional Gubernativa de estas provincias en 1.o de setiembre de 1811, relativo a la extincion del tributo, y ademas derogada la mita. [Buenos-Ayres: {Impr. de los Niños Expósitos}, 1813]. Folio (31 cm; 12.5"). [1] f. (printed on both sides).
$8000.00
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ROMANTICStyle & Story Illustration Suites in Two States
Nodier, Charles.  La légende de Soeur Béatrix. Paris: Librairie A. Rouquette, 1903. 4to (25 cm, 9.84"). [2] ff., 67, [1] pp.; [68] ff.
$975.00
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The coloring here is VERY delicate though at the same time rich —
our photos really do not do them justice.

One of 30 Special CopiesExtra Plates, Signed Binding
Nogaret, François-Félix, et al.  Le fond du sac, ou recueil de contes en vers et en prose & de pieces fugitives. Paris: Leclere (pr. Lyon: Louis Perrin), 1866. 8vo (20 cm, 7.8"). xli, [3], 172, [2] pp.; 12 plts.
$1000.00
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A BALLI-Printed Broadside
Notarial form.  Carta de poder. [Mexico: Pedro Balli, before 14 September 1590]. Folio. [1] f.
$1875.00
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Presentation Copy from the Illustrator A Star-Studded Colophon
Novak, David Alan, comp. & ed.  The first one hundred years, 1892–1992. A keepsake volume for the centenary ofthe Rowfant Club. Cleveland: The Rowfant Club, 1992. 4to (26 cm; 10.25"). xii, 77 pp., illus.
$200.00
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Highlighting Modern Fine Printing
Oak Knoll Press.  Oak Knoll Fest X portfolio: A collection of broadsheets. New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Books, 2003. Folio (30.5 cm, 12"). T.-p., [36] ff. (three items appearing twice).
$200.00
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APerishable PressFavored Author
Olson, Toby.  The pool, from the novel Dorit in Lesbos. Driftless [i.e., Mt. Horeb], WI: Perishable Press, 1991. 8vo (26.2 cm, 10.3"). 38 pp.; 1 fold. plt.
$400.00
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Perishable Press Production from Walter Hamady, His New Wife,
&
One of His Favorite Poets
Olson, Toby.  Worms into nails. Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1969. 8vo (24.3 cm, 9.6"). [32] pp.
$115.00
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Life WithoutPipe Dreams? Designed by Leonard Baskin
O'Neill, Eugene.  The iceman cometh. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1982. Folio (28.5 cm, 11.22"). xvi, [4], 153, [4] pp.; 10 pls.
$225.00
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Experiments in Printing Subtlety from the Perishable Press
Oppen, George.  Alpine. Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1969. 8vo (24.5 cm, 9.7"). [16] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Perishable Press Poetry
Oppenheimer, Joel.  Del quien lo tomó: A suite. Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1982. 8vo (20.3 cm, 8"). [26] pp.
$140.00
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Pieces Found Filed underNH Poems”
Oppenheimer, Joel.  New Hampshire journal. Perry Township [i.e., Mt. Horeb], WI: Perishable Press, 1994. 8vo (23.2 cm, 9.1"). 48 pp.; illus.
$650.00
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Perishable Press: Fathers, Sons, & Women
Oppenheimer, Joel.  Notes toward the definition of David. Minor Confluence [i.e., Mount Horeb], WI: Perishable Press, 1984. 8vo (25.5 cm, 10"). [20] pp.; illus.
$50.00
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Signed, Limited Edition
Oppenheimer, Joel.  Sirventes on a sad occurrence. Madison, WI: The Perishable Press, 1967. 12mo (18.3 cm, 7.25"). [4] pp.; 6 ff., [2] pp.
$150.00
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Lenten Liturgy fromthe Phoenix Press
Orthodox Eastern Church.   Liturgy & ritual.   [In Greek: Triodion katanyktikon, periechon apasan ten anekousan auto akolouthian tes Hagias kai Megales Tessarakostes ... ]. Benetia: Ek tou Hellenikou Typographeiou o Phoinix, 1876. 4to (32 cm, 12.5"). [4], 455, [1 (blank)] pp.
$850.00
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OVERBROOK OVERVIEW
Overbrook Press.  Overbrook Press.: A checklist, 1934-1940. Stamford, CT: Overbrook Press], 1940. 16mo. [16] pp., color illus.
$20.00
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Recusant Choler &Taking Edward Coke to Task
[Parsons, Robert].  A quiet and sober reckoning with M. Thomas Morton somewhat set in choler by his aduersary P.R. concerning certaine imputations of wilfull falsities obiected to the said T.M. in a treatise of P.R. intituled Of Mitigation. [St. Omer: English College Press], 1609. 4to (17.8 cm; 7"). [20] ff., 688 pp., [8] ff.
$1000.00
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In the Dew of Time”
Perishable Press.  Broadside, begins: “Warning! Oh yes you can too do it & whoumzoevber sed not is full of snot ... ” [Mt. Horeb, WI: Perishable Press], 1980. 8vo (27 x 19 cm.; 10.5" x 7.25"). 1 p.
$125.00
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Printed in Black & RED Woodcut Initials PLANTIN LEAVES
(Plantin Press).   Offered are a small selection of very attractive leaves from a sadly incomplete and imperfectly identified Roman Missal printed at Christopher Plantin's press in Antwerp, circa 1570. All leaves are 8vo, measuring approximately 197 x 142 mm or 7 3/4" x 5 3/8" (h x w), and each page is printed in double-column format, in black ink with some words or lines in red; amount of printing in red varies from page to page.
Each: $30.00

Did Pizarro Really Draw aLine in the Sand?
Prescott, William Hickling.  History of the conquest of Peru, 1524–1550. Mexico City: Imprenta Nuevo Mundo for the members of the Limited Editions Club, 1957. Folio (32 cm, 12.6). xxxvi, 252 pp., [2] pp.; illus.
$150.00
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Early Christian PoetBodoni Printing
Prudentius Clemens, Aurelius.  Aurelii prudentii Clementis V.C. Opera omnia nunc primum cum codd. Vaticanis collata praefatione, variantibus lectionibus, notis, ac rerum verborumque indice locupletissimo aucta et illustrata. Parmae: Ex Regio typographeo, 1788. 4to (31.5 cm, 12.5"). 2 vols. I: [12], 71, [1], 302, [2], [303]–61, [3] pp. II: [4], 215, [1], 219–84, [2] pp. (text complete despite pagination).
$1150.00
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WHAT HAPPENED to MARY?
Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich; Max Eastman; *&* Rockwell Kent.   Gabriel a poem in one song. New York: Covici-Friede, 1929. 8vo (23 cm; 9.125"). x, 33, [1] pp.; illus.
[SOLD]
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A Review forPrinters & Bibliophiles
Randle, John & Rosalind, eds.  Matrix 7. Number seven, winter 1987. Gloucestershire: The Whittington Press, 1987. Imperial 8vo (28.7 cm, 11.3"). [6], 166, [2] pp.; illus.
$175.00
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Lima Mourns Charles IIIEngraving by VazquezA RARE Type of Volume
from anInteresting Press
Rico, Juan.  Reales exequias, que por el fallecimiento del señor don Carlos III, rey de España y de las Indias, mando celebrar en la ciudad de Lima. Lima: En la Imprenta Real de los Niños Expósitos, 1789. Folio. [2] ff., 169, [1 (blank)] pp., [1] f., 50 pp., fold. plt.
$8750.00
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A U.S.–U.K. Collaboration
Reeves, James.  The closed door. [Newark, VT]: Twinrocker & The Janus Press, 1977. 8vo (23.8 cm, 9.4"). [12] pp.; 1 illus.
$175.00
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True Poetry Forever Lasts”
Ronsard, Pierre de.   Songs & sonnets ... Selected & translated into English verse by Curtis Hidden Page. Boston: Houghton Mifflin & Company, [May] 1903. 8vo (19.2 cm, 7.6"). xxxvi, 137, [2] pp.
$125.00
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Nonesuch Press Edition: A NovelC.S. Lewis & J.R.R. Tolkien Read Aloud
toMake the Inklings Laugh
Ros, Amanda McKittrick.  Irene Iddesleigh. London: Nonesuch Press, 1926. 12mo (20 cm, 7.9"). 151, [1] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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The First Kelmscott ROSSETTI
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel.  Ballads and narrative poems. [colophon: Hammersmith: Printed by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press; published by Ellis & Elvey, 1893]. 4to (20.9 cm, 8.5"). [4], 227, [1] pp.
$3250.00
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Perishable Press: Marking the Occasion
Rothenberg, Jerome.  B • R • M • TZ • V • H.   Mount Horeb, WI: Perishable Press, 1979. 8vo (21 cm, 8.25"). [8] pp.
$75.00
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A Perishable Press Birthday Gift
Rothenberg, Jerome.  A poem to celebrate the spring & Diane Rothenberg's birthday 3/20/75 in four parts. [Mount Horeb], WI: Perishable Press, 1975. Oblong 8vo (15.2 cm, 6"). [16] pp.
$125.00
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Florence & RomeWILL Be Punished
Savonarola, Girolamo, pseudo.  [drop-title]  Expositione sopra el psalmo Verba mea.  [Florence: Printer of Pseudo-Savonarola, 'Esposizione sopra il salmo Verba mea', 1500?]. Small 4to (19.6 cm; 7.75"). [8] ff.
$8895.00
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“The Future is Growling Behind the Sun”
   Deluxe Copy Signed Original Prints
Scholder, Fritz.  Live dog/evil god. [colophon: Munich, Germany & Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 1992]. Narrow folio (28 x 13 cm; 11.125" x 5.125"). [16] ff.
[SOLD]
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Bird & Bull PressIncunables Studied Here
Schulz, Ernst.  The study of incunables: Problems and aims. Philadelphia: The Philobiblon Club, 1977. 8vo (24 cm; 9.25"). vii, 28, [1 (colophon)] pp.
$30.00
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Sensory Reading
Scott, Robert.  Poems from last summer. Saint Paul, MN: Midnight Paper Sales Press, [May] 1982. Square 12mo (15.5 cm, 6.06"). [10] ff. Illus.
$200.00
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A Sessa Imprint without theCat & Mouse
Seneca, Lucius Annaeus.  Le tragedie di Seneca, tradotte da M. Lodovico Dolce. Venetia: Appresso Gio. Battista et Marchion Sessa F., [colophon: 1560]. 8vo (15.3 cm; 6"). [6], 347, [1 (blank)] ff.
$600.00
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Tarascan or Purepecha LanguageFrom the HOGAL Press
An Especially Interesting Copy
Serra, Ángel.  Manual de administrar los santos sacramentos a los españoles, y naturales de esta provincia ... de Michoacan. Mexico: [Imprenta de] Joseph Bernardo de Hogal, 1731. Small 4to (20 cm; 8"). [6], 138 [i.e., 136 (135 & 136 omitted)], [4] ff.
$3250.00
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A Look atTHREE Fine Presses
Sewell, Brocard.  Three private presses: Saint Dominic's Press, the Press of Edward Walters, Saint Albert's Press. Wellingborough: Christopher Skelton, 1979. 8vo (26 cm, 10.25"). 54, [2] pp.; illus.
$70.00
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Four of the Sonnets That Play Well” One of 30 Copies
Shakespeare, William.  IV sonnets. Providence, RI: Ziggurat Press, 1994. 32mo (12.2 x 25 cm; 4.75 x 9.875"). [11] ff.; illus.
$250.00
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Riccardi PressShakespeare's Sonnets
Shakespeare, William.  The sonnets of William Shakespeare. London: Pub. for the Medici Society Ld. by Philip Lee Warner [Riccardi Press], 1913. 4to (23.1cm, 9.1"). [4], 78, [4] pp.
$150.00
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Limited & Lovely Edition Sangorski & Sutcliffe Binding
Shelley, Percy Bysshe.  Adonais an elegy on the death of John Keats. London: [Printed for the Reed Pale Press by the Chiswick Press], 1935. 4to (21.7 cm, 8.55"). 31, [3] pp.
[SOLD]
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Kelmscott PROOFS fromShelley's Works
Shelley, Percy Bysshe.  Proof pages from the Kelmscott Press edition of The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley. [Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1894–95]. 8vo (20.9 cm, 8.25"). [8] ff.
$450.00
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“A Glass of Fashion to theBeau Monde
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley.  The school for scandal. Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare Head Press, 1930. Folio (29.2 cm, 11.5"). xxvii, [1], 145, [1] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Nonesuch Sonnets
Sidney, Philip.  Astrophel & Stella. London: Nonesuch Press, 1931. 8vo (23.2 cm, 9.1"). xxxviii, [2], 193, [3] pp.
$100.00
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The Woolly Whale PresentsSome Revolution-Era Quakers
Society of Friends.  To the yearly meeting. Extracts taken from the minnets of our quarterly meeting held at the Oblong by adjournments from ye 1st of the 5 month to 3ed of the same inclusive. 1779. New York: Pr. by Melbert B. Cary, Jr. at the Sign of the Woolly Whale, 1936. 8vo (20.2 cm, 7.9"). [12] pp.
$20.00
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Human Justice vs. Divine Justice
Sophocles.  Antigone.   Haarlem: Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club, , 1965. 8vo (30.2 cm, 11.9"). 127, [1] pp.; 8 col. plts.
$100.00
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Unattributed& UNCUT
Spring song.  New York: Press of the Woolly Whale, [ca. 1934?]. 8vo. 8 pp.
$15.00

Blue Book Perishable Press
Stafford, William.  Weather. Mt. Horeb, WI: The Perishable Press, 1969. 8vo (21.5 cm, 8.5"). [24] pp.
$450.00
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Fine Press Edition:  Tales of Family Life
Stegner, Wallace.  Two rivers. Covelo, CA: The Yolla Bolly Press, © 1989. 8vo (25.5 cm, 10.1"). xvii, [1], 91, [3] pp.
[SOLD]
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Modern FictionSpecial Copywith ADVERTISEMENT
Steiner, Robert.  Passion. Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, Ltd., © 1980. 8vo (23.6 cm, 9.25"). 53, [3] pp. [with BROADSIDE] Books in print. Lincoln, MA: Penmaen Press, [1980?]. Folio (44.4 cm x 14.5 cm; 17.5" x 5.75"). [2] pp.
$75.00
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Printed by W. Thomas Taylor / Signed by Stern
Stern, Madeleine B.  Nicholas Gouin Dufief of Philadelphia: Franco-American bookseller, 1776-1834. Philadelphia: The Philobiblon Club, 1988. 8vo. (22 cm; 8.75"). 81 pp., illus., portrait, facsimiles.
$50.00
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A Tiny GemPrinted by the Plantin Press (L.A.)A Mary KuperWood Engraving
Stevenson, Robert Louis.  Prayers written at Vailima. Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1973. Miniature (6.2 cm, 2.4"). xxxviii, [2], 61, [1] pp.
$125.00
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King Edward I'sWELSH Castles
Taylor, Arnold Joseph.  Four great castles. [Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales]: Gwasg Gregynog [The Gregynog Press], 1983. Folio (26.9 cm, 10.5"). [2], vi, 70, [2] pp.; 8 plts.
$675.00
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A Scandinavian EpicA Swedish ProductionContributions from Longfellow!
Tegnér, Esaias.  Frithiof's saga. Stockholm: Pr. for the Limited Editions Club by the Royal Printing House, 1953. 8vo. 248, [4] pp.; illus.
$85.00
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William Morris the Socialist —A Kelmscott Press Ephemerum
Tennyson, Alfred; John Ruskin; & Edward Coley Burne-Jones.   Ancoats Brotherhood leaflet (“When Adam Delved and Eve Span, Who was then the Gentleman”). [Hammersmith: colophon: Kelmscott, William Morris, March, 1894, to March, 1895]. Folio (20.5 cm; 8.125"). [4] pp.; illus.
[SOLD]
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Tennyson Juvenilia fromthe Chaucer Press, Bungay
Tennyson, Alfred.  The devil and the lady. London: Macmillan & Co., 1930. 8vo. Frontis., xv, [1], 67, [3] pp.
$35.00
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The Doves PressTennyson
Tennyson, Alfred.  Seven poems & two translations. Hammersmith: The Doves Press, 1902. 8vo (23.6 cm, 9.3"). 55, [1] pp.
$775.00
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Perishable Press . . .
Thayler, Carl.  The drivers. Mt. Horeb, WI: The Perishable Press, 1969. 8vo (21.8 cm, 8.6"). [24] pp.
$50.00
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Seaside Imagery
Theobald, John.  A second light. Newark, VT: The Janus Press, 1977. 8vo (25.9 cm, 10.2"). [24] pp.
$700.00
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FIRST English Translation, NEW Etchings
Theocritus.  Sixe Idyllia chosen out of the Sicilian poet Theocritus and translated into English verse. New York: Clover Hill Editions / Chilmark Press, 1971. Folio (33.8 cm, 13.3"). xv, [3], 54, [2] pp.; 8 plts.
$300.00
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The Bat . . . Is a Murderous Plaything”
“Thine, Bawlingly.”  Something for the admirers of base ball. New York: Glenn Horowitz, 1990. 16mo (21.5 cm, 8.5"). 12, [4] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Welsh Press / Anglo-Welsh Poet
Thomas, Edward.  Selected poems of Edward Thomas. [Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales]: The Gregynog Press, 1927. 8vo (23.6 cm, 9.3"). xix, [1], 95, [1] pp.
$275.00
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Printed for The Philobiblon Club by Edmund Thompson atHAWTHORN HOUSE
Thompson, Lawrance.  Emerson and Frost: Critics of their times. Philadelphia: The Philobiblon Club, 1940. Small 8vo (20.5 cm; 8"). 44 pp.
$35.00
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Revolution Onstage: Red Flames the Century in Blood of Expiation”
Nonesuch EditionPhotographic Illustration
Toller, Ernst.  Masses and man. A fragment of the social revolution of the twentieth century. London: Nonesuch Press, 1923. 8vo (19.8 cm, 7.8"). x, [2], 57, [1] pp.; illus.
$100.00
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Signed, IllustratedUpdike Poem
Updike, John.  In the cemetery high above Shillington. Concord, NH: William B. Ewert, 1995. 8vo (26.2 cm, 10.25"). [16] pp.; illus.
$200.00
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Sumptuously Bound by DAVID forCortlandt Bishop
Uzanne, Octave.  Son altesse la femme.  Paris: A. Quantin, 1885. Small folio (27.5 cm; 11" ). [2] ff., [i]–xii, 312 pp., 2 l. illus. (part col.).
$1875.00
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From the Early Days of theDutch Sea-Borne EmpireJapan & Siam & MORE
Varenius, Bernhardus.  Descriptio regni Iaponiae. Cum quibusdam affinis materiae, ex variis auctoribus collecta et in ordinem redacta. Amstelodami [Amsterdam]: Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1649. 12mo (11 cm; 4.25"). 2 vols. in 1. I: [24] ff., 267 [i.e., 287], [1 (blank)] pp. II: [4] ff., 120 [i.e., 320] pp.; fold. table.
$1250.00
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With a Photo ofthe Printers in Their Garret
Village Press.  The Village Press a retrospective exhibition 1903–1933. New York: The American Institute of Graphic Arts, 1933. 8vo. 32 pp.; illus.
$50.00
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Fine Foulis Press Production
Virgilius Maro, Publius.  Publii Virgilii Maronis Bucolica, Georgica, et Aeneis. Glasguae: in aedibus academicis excudebant Robertus et Andreas Foulis Academiae Typographi, 1758. 8vo (16.3 cm; 6.375"). [6], 397, [3] pp. Lacks blank following dedication.
$325.00
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The Art of AnglingIllustrated by Adams
Walton, Izaak.  The compleat angler or the contemplative man's recreation being a discourse of fish and fishing not unworthy the perusal of most anglers ... decorated by Frank Adams. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode; New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. Folio (35 cm, 13.5"). Frontis., [10], 124, [2] pp.; illus.
$350.00
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Waugh! The Pre-Raphaelites!
Waugh, Evelyn.  PRB An essay on the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood 1847–54. Westerham, Kent: Dalrymple Press, 1982. 4to (25.2 cm, 9.9"). 44, [3] pp.
$125.00
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“The Liveliest Pedestrian Environment in Los Angeles” In Miniature
Weber, Francis J.  Farmer's market. [San Fernando, CA]: Junípero Serra Press, 1991. Miniature (7.2 cm, 2.85"). [2], 13, [1] pp.
$40.00
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A Poem CommemoratingFifteen Lost Smokejumpers
(50 COPIES)
Weil, James L.  Mann Gulch. New York: Kelly Winterton Press, 2000. 12mo (19.1 cm; 7.5"). [5] ff.
$100.00
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“The Finest Novel aboutAdvertising Ever Written”
Wells, H.G.  Tono-Bungay. New York: Printed for the Members of The Limited Editions Club, 1960. 4to (24.8 cm, 9.75"). xii, [2], 395, [3] pp. 15 plates.
$75.00
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Nicely Printed Wharton WorkKeepsake Edition
Wharton, Edith.  Ethan Frome. Stamford, CT: Overbrook Press, [1967]. 8vo. [4], 128, [4] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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Haters Gonna Hate:   Whistler vs. the Critics  —  The Unauthorized First Edition
Whistler, James McNeill.  The gentle art of making enemies: Edited by Sheridan Ford. New York [i.e., Antwerp]: “Frederick Stokes & Brother”, 1890. 12mo (17.4 cm, 6.9"). [8], xi–xvii, [2], 21–256, [6 (2 adv.)] pp.
$2500.00
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Bird & Bull PressClubs Compared
Whitehill, Walter Muir.  The Club of Odd Volumes, Boston, 1887–1973. [Philadelphia]: Printed for The Philobiblon Club [by the] Bird & Bull Press, 1973. 8vo (23 cm; 9"). 13, [1 (colophon)] pp.
$75.00
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Strawberry HillPress Book
Whitworth, Charles Whitworth, Baron.  An account of Russia as it was in the year 1710. [Twickenham]: Printed at Strawberry-Hill, 1758. Small 8vo (18 cm; 7.25"). xxiv, 158, [2] pp.
$825.00
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GEHENNA Fine Press Afro-Americanum
Woolman, John.  Some considerations on the keeping of Negroes 1754; Considerations on the keeping of Negroes 1762. [Northampton, MA]: [colophon: Printed at The Gehenna Press, copyright 1975]. 8vo (21 cm.; 8.25"). 84 pp., [6] ff.
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FATHER'S FATHERSOne of 50 Copies
Zundenfel, Dieter.  Father's fathers. Six poems with six wood engravings. Lebanon, PA: Red Howler Press, 1989. 8vo (23.5 cm; 9.25"). [10] ff., 6 plates; illus.
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