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A Compleat History Of The...
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Order of Daedalians
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|Artistic Sugar Work and Ice Sculpturing, Heckmann, A. and Schley, Alb.|
Killinger, Nordhausen, 1925
Tall 4to, blue cloth with gilt-lettered cover. An illustrated guide for preparing delicate confections in sugar and ice. English translation, revised by A. Fries. 56 photographic plates, 40 of the
|Love Books of Ovid, The (A. King illustrations), Ovid|
Used, First Edition Condition: Very good;, Jacket: no jacket, as issued., Illustrated by Alexander King.
Art Studio Books., New York:, 1930.
One of the many illustrated, 'erotic' classics published during the 1920-30's. This copy is one of two thousand numbered copies. The book was also published in a deluxe edition of 50 copies, with
|Krazy Kat (Inscribed.), Herriman, George.|
Used, First Edition Condition: Very good;, Jacket: in fair d/w with several tear
Henry Holt & Co., NY:, 1946.
The first comprehensive anthology of Herriman's classic strip. Introduction by e.e. Cummings. This copy is inscribed inside the front cover with several original pen and ink drawings by Kelly Ki
|The Mummy, Riley, Philip (Ed.)|
Magic Image FilmBooks, 1989
1st ed. thus. 4to, black cloth. Facsimile of the original script for the 1932 Boris Karloff film -- originally entitled "Im-Ho-Tep", screenplay by John Balderston. With 54 pages of introductory es
|The Steam-Engine, or The Powers of Flame., Baker, Thomas.|
Used, First Edition Condition: Good., Jacket: No Jacket.
J. S. Hodson., London:, 1857.
Dark green cloth, blocked and lettered in gold. Signature of previous owner in ink on front paste-down. Baker, the author of many books on civil engineering, wrote this poem as a history of and
|In the Spirit of Crazy Horse, Matthiessen, Peter|
First edition. NY: Viking, 1983. Fine in price-clipped d/w. In the Spirit of Crazy Horse chronicles the history between the Sioux and the United States government, with emphasis on the 1971 shoot
|The Cat and the Cherub and other Stories., Fernald, Chester.|
Used, First Edition Condition: Good;, Jacket: no Jacket, as issued.
The Century Co., New York:, 1896.
A chidren's book about early San Francisco Chinatown.
|Cento Ethicus. Ex ducentis Poetis hinc inde contextus, per Damasum Blyerburgium Batauum. Iuuentutis maxime Institutiontioni accomodatus., Blyenburg, Damasus van.|
Dordaraci: Ex officinia Abrahami Canini, 1600. 16 mo, grey boards, quarter leather. Blyenburg (1558-1668) was a dutch poet who published this compilation of modern Latin poets. A revised edition,
|Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler / A Checklist and Bibliography of Their Paperback Appearances, Lovisi, Gary (ed.)|
Brooklyn: Gryphon Books, 1994. 8vo, wrappers. 84 pp. Pristine copy; 1st edition of this indispensable reference for Hammett and Chandler collectors. limited to only 500 copies. As-new.
|The Secret Integration, Pynchon, Thomas|
Aloes Books, London, 1980
First edition, thus. One of 2,500 copies. First state with the print run listed on the back cover. Pristine copy.
|Aus Revolutionstagen, Bauer, Dr. Constantin|
Braunschweig: Verlag von A.Graff's Buchhandlung, 1919. 8vo, 94 pp. Illustrated boards. An illustrated history of the Paris Commune, with 94 drawings and tipped-plates by Gustave Dore. Fair-Good. I
|Desert, The., Jeffers, Robinson.|
Used, First Edition Condition: Good;, Jacket: No Jacket as Issued.
Dawson's Book Shop,, Los Angeles:, 1976.
First book publication of Jeffers' poem, first published in the Occidental Mid-Winter magazine, 1905. Fine in outward appearance, but several pages have separated from spine. 2"x2-3/4".
|The Daily Express Children's Annual: Introducing Self-Erecting Models to Illustrate the Stories No. 5, Giraud, S. Louis, Editor.|
Lane Publications, London
Undated, but circa 1932. Seven pop-ups which appear to be complete, although the glue has come loose from one page and it needs repair. In addition to the pop-ups, there is a full-color frontispie
|Horst / His Work and His World, Lawford, Valentine|
Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1984
1st. edition, INSCRIBED by Horst and author Valentine Lawford to Connie Wald, the wife of Hollywood producer/writer Jerry Wald. A very good copy overall, but with spotting on the back cover and a
|Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (both variants of 1st ed.), Wiggin, Kate Douglas|
Used, First Edition
Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and NY, 1903
TWO COPIES. 1st ed. Decorated green cloth. There were three changes made to the first edition. The first was to the binding where the size of the publisher's imprint at the foot of the spine was i
|A Theological Dictionary Containing Definitions of All Religious Terms : Woodward's New Edition with Added Appendix, Buck, Charles|
Published by Joseph J. Woodward, Philadelphia, 1831. A revised edition. 12mo, full brown leather with gilt spine; 624 double-column pages. Contents tight. Paper is age-toned with occasionally l
|Little Story Books, Various|
John H. Eggers, 1917
Four miniature story books in original box. Each book 2- 1/4" x 2 3/4", 8pp., stapled wrappers with three-color illustrations. Box has an illustration on the front with the verse ' Here are little
|A Dish of Apples, Philpott, Eden|
Used Arthur Rackham
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1921
Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. 1st trade edition, 8vo, cloth. 3 tipped-in color plates, 21 b/w drawings and line drawings throughout. Good+: light wear to covers; light rubbing to lower corners a
|A Complete Life of Gen. (General) George A. Custer, Whittaker, Frederick|
Sheldon & Company, New York, 1876
1st edition (1876) in gilt decorated green cloth. The interior is generally clean and tight, with foxing along the outside edge but very little foxing inside. Contemporary inked signature on end p
|I Am Legend, The 40th Anniversary Edition, Matheson, Richard|
Gauntlet Publications, Springfield, 1995
Limited to 500 copies. Signed by Matheson, George Clayton Johnson, Matthew R. Bradley, Dan Simmons, and Dennis Etchison. Bound in full red leather with gilt letter spine and front cover. In Fine
|Storie della citta di Firenze dal 1410 al 1460. [History of the City of Florence]. Books 1-4., Buoninsegni, Dom. di Lionardo.|
Florence: Nella Stamperia di Giorgio Marescotti, 1579-1580. [The colophon is dated Florence, 1579, but the dedication to Francesco de Medici, is dated April 15, 1580.] 8vo, 1/2 vellum and purple b
|Burning Bright, Steinbeck, John|
Viking Press, NY, 1950
1st ed., 8vo, beige cloth. Very good in good+ dust jacket. A clean tight copy but with a prior owner's signature inside front cover. D/w is not price clipped but has some light wear at top and bot
|Songs of Innocence & Songs of Experience, Blake, William|
London: Arthur L Humphreys, 1911. 12mo, leather binding with gilt spine design, raised bands, gilt borders and bands by Riviere and Son. 1st ed. thus, containing Songs of Innocence & Songs of Expe
|The World of Henry Orient, Johnson, Nora|
Atlantic Monthly Press/Little Brown, 1958
1st ed. 8vo, 214pp; First Edition stated. Very good copy in a Good+, unclipped dust jacket;a very clean and tight copy; dust jacket has light edge wear, a few tiny nicks at edges and a 1/2" closed
|A memoir of book design, 1969-2000, D'Ambrosio, Joe|
Book Club of California, 2003
4to, decorated boards with cloth spine in acetate d/w. Limited to 350 copies. As-new
|The Horkey, Bloomfield, Robert|
1st edition; London: Macmillan & Co., 1882. Pictorial boards with cloth spine. Illustrations by George Cruikshank – note that this is not THE George Cruikshank, but his nephew. Interior is clean a
|Visits from the world of spirits; or interesting anecdotes of the dead., Anonymous|
ISBN: 15030 Used
London: printed for the proprietor; and sold by L. Wayland 1791. 1st ed., 12mo, 302 pp. A scarce volume “Containing very curious narratives of the appearances of many departed spirits on particula
|California Jubilee, Ainsworth, Ed|
1st ed., 1948. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket, signed by author Ainsworth as well as the cover artist, Clyde Forsythe and Los Angeles County Sheriff Eugene Biscailuz. The book is in fine c
|Floor Games, Wells, H. G.|
J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd, London, 1931
A good copy of the 1931 second edition in dust jacket. With marginal drawings by J. R. Sinclair. Interior is generally very clean and tight. The end papers are lightly foxed; the back of the dus
|The Sign of the Four / The Return of Sherlock Holmes (Vol I), [Doyle, Sir A. Conan] Pitman|
Isaac Pitman, London, n.d.
Two volumes. Conan Doyle's classic sleuth is translated into Pitman shorthand. 12mo, blue cloth. Undated but appear to be circa 1920's.
|Detective Short Story, The., Queen, Ellery|
Used Condition: Very Good., Jacket: Good.
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1942
Ground breaking bibliography in the field of detective fiction; the first bibliography of the detective short story. One of 1060 copies of which 1000 were offered for sale. Several closed tears
|A Time To Heal, Ford, Gerald R.|
ISBN: 0060112972/9780060112974 Used, First Edition Condition: Good, Jacket: Very Good
Harper & Row, New York, 1979
First edition, first printing, signed by the former U.S. President and author on tipped in first blank page. Bound in publisher's blue cloth with gilt to front board and spine. Top edge of front c
|Psycho - The 35th Anniversary Edition Psycho [Limited/Signed], Bloch, Robert|
Gauntlet Press, 1994
1st edition, thus. 35h Anniversary edition, with a new introduction by Richard Matheson and signed by both Matheson and Bloch. Also an unsigned afterward by Ray Bradbury. Limited to 500 copies. B
|Arthur Rackham His Life and Work, Hudson, Derek|
Used Condition: Very Good-Near Fine, Jacket: Very Good
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1973
Classic biography of Arthur Rackham, with 32 tipped in color plates and numerous b&w illustrations, portraits, facsimiles in-line with text. 1973 reprint edition. Also "the printed work of Arthur
|A Compleat History of the Whole Proceedings of the Parliament of Great Britain Against Dr. Henry Sacheverell: With His Tryal Before the House of Peers, for High Crimes and Misdemeanors|
J. Baker, London, 1710
A Compleat History of the Whole Proceedings of the Parliament of Great Britain Against Dr. Henry Sacheverell with His Tryal Before the House of Peers for High Crimes and Misdemeanors; the Reasons
|Lewis Carrroll's The Hunting of The Snark, Carroll, Lewis|
Used Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket, as Issued.
William Kaufmann, Inc., Los Altos
Centenniel Edition, published by William Kaufmann, in cooperation with Bryn Mawr College Library, Los Altos, California, 1981. Red Cloth. Fine. No Jacket, as issued. Henry Holiday (illustrator). L
|Reflections of a California Governor., Low, Governor Frederick F.|
Used, First Edition Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket, as Issued.
Sacramento Book Collectors Club,, Sacramento, 1959
The texts of a "Memoir" (1877-1878) and an interview (1883) between Low and H.H. Bancroft, in which the ninth governor of California (1863-1867) reflected on his business and political life, with
|Johann Zainer The Elder & Younger, Amelung, Peter|
Used, First Edition Condition: Fine;, Jacket: No Jacket as Issued.
Kenneth Karmiole, Bookseller, Inc., Los Angeles, 1985
Translated from the German by Ruth Schwab-Rosenthal, introduction by Bernard M Rosenthal, with an original leaf from Hugo Ripelin's Compendium Theologiae Veritatis [c. 1478-81]. 22 pages. 159 co
|Satyrs and Women, Louys, Pierre|
Used, Signed Condition: Good, Jacket: No Jacket, as Issued
Covici, Friede, New York, 1930
An ode to the female form, translated by Pierre Louys with tipped-in color illustrations by Majeska. No. 308 of 1250 copies. Bound in blue buckrum, rubbed and and faded.
|Stockton Boyhood/ Being the Reminiscences of Carl Ewald Grunsky, Grunsky, Carl Ewald|
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: No Jacket, as Issued.
Friends of the Bancroft Library, The, San Francisco, 1959
Limited to 800 copies. Designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy. Sm. 4to; 134 pp., illus. Essays written at the end of Grunsky's life about his early years in Stockton, California, and studying engi
|The Price is Right, Weidman, Jerome|
Harcourt Brace, NY, 1949
1st ed. in dustjacket; signed by Weidman on the front endpaper. A presentation copy to Hollywood producer Jerry Wald who produced the Weidman scripted film, the Damned Don't Cry starring Joan Cra
|Arthur Rackham: His Life and Work, Hudson, Derek|
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Jacket: Fair
William Heinemann, London, 1960
1st edition of the classic biography of Rackham, including 32 tipped-in color plates and numerous b&w drawings in-line with text. Bibliography and checklists. APPENDIX A Bibliography, APPENDIX B D
|Historia de la Conquista del Nuevo Mundo (9 vols), Don Antonio de Solis|
Imprenta de Los Hijos de Doña Catalina Piñuela, Madrid, 1829
Nine volumes, 12mo full leather. Most volumes consist of contemporary historical accounts, translated and republished into the Spanish of the time. Contents (full Spanish titles reproduced below)
|The Book of the Hamburgs, Baum, L. Frank|
Books of Wonder, New York, 1991
First thus. Facsimile edition;first hardcover edition. 12mo, brown illustrated cloth. Published 14 years before The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, this was Baum's first book -- an illustrated guide to th
|Resist Not Evil, Darrow, Clarence|
Used, First Edition Condition: Good, Jacket: No Jacket, as Issued.
Charles Kerr, Chicago, 1903
First edition of an early Darrow title examining the causes of crime and the evil and unsatifactory results of punishment. Green binding, white lettering and decoration on front board. Contents f
|The Short Timers (Signed), Hasford, Gustav|
NY: Bantam Books, 1983. 4th printing paperback, with a brief inscription by Hasford dated 1983. The inscription was written in orange ink and is faded, but still very legible. Very good. $75
|Hell House, The 25th Anniversary Edition, Matheson, Richard|
Used, Signed Condition: Fine, Jacket: No Jacket
Gauntlet Publications, Springfield, 1996
25th Anniv edition; limited to 600 copies in slipcase. Signed by Matheson, Dean Koontz.
|A TYPOGRAPHIC JOURNEY The History of The Greenwood Press and Bibliography, 1934 - 2000, STAUFFACHER, Jack Werner|
Used, First Edition
The Book Club of California, San Francisco, 1999
First Edition. Small 4to, dark blue-green cloth, paper spine label. 323 pages. Plain white dust jacket, except for spine title and large "G" on front. Limited to 450 unnumbered copies. Illustrated
|[Backgammon] Le grand Tric-Trac ou Méthode facile pour apprendre sans maître la marche, les termes, les règles, &une grande partie des finesses de ce Jeu., Soumille, L'Abbe|
P.F. Giffart, Paris, 1766
An early French treatise on the subject of backgammon, illustrated with 288 plates and figures. Revised edition; first published ten years earlier. Condition: interior is good and sound; pages ar
|English Creek, Doig, Ivan|
ISBN: 0689114788/9780689114786 Used, First Edition, Signed Condition: Fine, Jacket: Fine
Athenum, NY, 1984
|Dancing at the Rascal Fair, Doig, Ivan|
New, First Edition, Signed Condition: As New, Jacket: As New
Athenum, NY, 1987
|McSweeney's #7, EGGERS, Dave (Editor).|
1st ed. Signed by Eggers, Michael Chabon and illustrators Kairys and Long.
|The Proud Highway (Signed), Thompson, Hunter S.|
New, First Edition Condition: New, Jacket: New
Villard, NY, 1997
New in d/w. Signed by Thompon on tipped-in bookplate
|In Search of Diaghilev, Buckle, Richard|
Thomas Nelson & Sons, New York, 1956
Story of the Diaghilev Exhibition which the author organized for the Edinburgh festival in 1954. First U.S. edition. Illustrations by Leon Bakst, Color Plates & Black and white,Drawings by Picasso
|Quality Street, Barrie, J. M.|
Used Condition: Good
Hodder & Stoughton, London
London: Hodder & Stoughton, n.d. (1913). Small 4to, violet cloth, decorative embossed cover. 22 full color tipped-in plates by Hugh Thompson. Good condition: Loose joint but text bloc is fine. B
|WILDERNESS - A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska, Kent, Rockwell|
Used, First Edition Kent, Rockwell
G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1920
A nice copy of Rockwell Kent's account of Alaska in its first edition: Small 4to, beige linen with gilt stamping to cover and spine. TEG, decorative endpapers. Pp. xvii, 217 with 46 full page illu
|Ecce Homo, Grosz, George|
New York: Brussel & Brussel. 1965, 1965. (First edition thus). Small folio. Gilt titled paper covered boards. Near fine in near fine price-clipped d/w. [d/w has a very light discoloration 1/" wide
|The Art Nouveau Book in Britain, Taylor, John Russell|
Used, First Edition
The M-I-T Press, London, 1966
London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1966. 8vo boards.176 pp. An illustrated history of the illustrated private press books and magazines. Beardsley, Housman, Rackham, King, Dulac and many others. Russ
|The Theory of Japanese Flower Arrangements, Conder, Josiah|
J.L. Thompson & Co., Kobe., 1935. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo. Illustrated in color and black & white. 88 pps. text + 68 b/w plates and 36 colored plates. Good, w/o jacket. Front cover stain
|The Ravenna Journal / Mainly compiled at Ravenna in 1821 and now for the first time issued in book form., Byron, George Gordon (Lord)|
The First Edition Club, London, 1928
Limited Edition (500 copies), being the twelfth book published by The First Edition Club. 8vo, decorative cloth, with a leather spine label with the title stamped in gold, top edge gilt. A very go
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