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Ăsop's Fables Together with The Life of Ăsop by Mons. de Meziriac
AESOP

With b/w illustrations. Chicago & New York: Rand, McNally & Company, ca. 1900. Small 8vo. Tan pictorial cloth, stamped in green & brown. 264 p. Some discoloration on front free endpaper; else a fine, bright copy. [99951] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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The Hobbit
TOLKIEN, J. R. R

Illustrated by the author. Taipei, Taiwan: Bookcase Shop, Ltd., (1976). 8vo. Beige cloth, stamped in gilt. 317 p. Fine in near fine d.w. [99950] (show more)

Price: $37.50

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Whaling Ways of Hobart Town
Philip J. E

Illustrated with b/w photos. Hobart: J. Walch & Sons Pty. Ltd., Printers & Publishers, [1936]. 8vo. Green cloth with mounted plate on front cover. 95 p. 1st edition. Very good. [99949] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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G÷del's Incompleteness Theorem
USPENSKY, V. A

Translated by Neal Koblitz. Moscow: Mir Publishers, (1987). Small 8vo. Wraps. 102 p. Little Mathematics Library. Very good. [99948] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Excursions in Ireland
LOVE, William

Boston: Christopher Publishing House, (1928). 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. 155 p. 1st edition. INSCRIBED & SIGNED "W. L." Fine in near fine d.w. [99947] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Lyrics of Fermanagh and Other Verses
RAMSEY, Georgina M

No place: Self-published, ca. 1950s. 12mo. Wraps. 34 p. 1st edition. Enniskillen bookseller's label inside front cover; else about fine. [99946] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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My Experiences and Methods Teaching Spanish
CH┴VEZ, EstefanÝa D. de

Los Angeles: Lymanhouse, (1940). 12mo. Black cloth, stamped in orange. 122 p. 1st edition. Fine in near fine d.w. [99945] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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SMORGASBRAIN

Undated issue (1968). Address, stamp & postmark on rear cover; else very good. [99944] (show more)

Price: $45.00

Mimeographed little magazine edited in Cleveland by Kay Wood. This issue contains "sitting on a bench near TSquare" by d. a. levy.

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The Supreme Court Crisis
PUSEY, Merlo J

New York: Macmillan, 1937. 12mo. Boards. vi, 108 p. 1st edition. Very good. [99943] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Episodes: A Memoir
MAGNES, Beatrice L

Berkeley: Judah L. Magnes Memorial Museum, 1977. 8vo. Brown cloth, stamped in gilt. 124 p. 1st edition. Inscription on front free endpaper; else fine. [99942] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Woman in the Mist and Two Other Stories Set in Hong Kong and in China
HSU Yu

Hong Kong: Rainbow Press, (1962). 12mo. Wraps. 94 p. 2nd printing. About fine. [99941] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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Best Film Plays - 1945
GASSNER, John and Dudley Nichols, eds

Illustrated with b/w photos. New York: Crown Publishers, (1946). 8vo. Brown cloth, stamped in gilt. xxxvii, 648 p. 1st edition. Very good. [99940] (show more)

Price: $25.00

Contains the screenplays of "The Lost Weekend" by Billy Wilder & Charles Brackett, "Spellbound" by Ben Hecht, "Double Indemnity" by Billy Wilder & Raymond Chandler, "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" by Tess Slesinger & Frank Davis, "None But the Lonely Heart" by Clifford Odets, "The Southernor" by Hugo Butler, etc.

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The Interpretation of Probabilities
PLATO, Jan von

Tomtekulla, Finland: Self-published, 1980. 8vo. Wraps. Paginated variously. 1st edition. INSCRIBED & SIGNED "Jan." Fine. [99939] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Civil War Papers: Read before the Commandery of the State of Massachusetts, Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States
HALE, Edward Everett, et al

Boston: Commandery of the State of Massachusetts, 1900. Two volumes. 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt. T.e.g. 569, 62 p. 1st edition. Minor cover wear; else very good. [99938] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Beluga Hunters: An Archaeological Reconstruction of the History and Culture of the Mackenzie Delta Kittegaryumiut
McGHEE, Robert

Illustrated with b/w photos & maps. No place: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1974). 8vo. Gray cloth, stamped in gilt. xii, 124 p. Newfoundland Social & Economic Studies No. 13. 1st edition. SIGNED. Fine. [99937] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Christmas Eve at Rancho Los Alamitos
HOTCHKIS, Katharine Bixby

With b/w illustrations. [San Francisco]: California Historical Society, 1971. 8vo. Pictorial boards. 23 p. 1st edition. One of 500 copies printed by Lawton Kennedy. Previous owner's blind stamp on title page; else fine. [99936] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Whaling Industry of New London
DECKER, Robert Owen

Illustrated with b/w photos. York, Pa.: Liberty Cap Books, (1973). 8vo. Pictorial cloth. 202 p. 1st edition. Bookplate; else very good. [99935] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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On the Party
LIU Shao-chi

Peking: Foreign Languages Press, 1950. 12mo. Red binder's cloth, stamped in gilt (with the original wraps bound in). 206 p. Previous owner's blind stamp on front cover; else very good. [99934] (show more)

Price: $20.00

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The History of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's) 1794-1949
MALCOLM, Lieutenant-Colonel G. I., of Poltalloch

Illustrated with color frontispiece. Edinburgh: McLagan & Cumming Ltd., 1949. 16mo. Wraps. 96 p. About fine. [99933] (show more)

Price: $20.00

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PACIFIC WEEKLY: A WESTERN JOURNAL OF FACT AND OPINION

Vol. IV, No. 23 (June 8, 1936). Staples rusty; else very good. Scarce. [99932] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Leftist weekly magazine edited for a time in Carmel, California by Lincoln Steffens. Sara Bard Field was one of the associate editors & Ella Winter was the literary editor. This issue contains "Mystery in the Mooney Case" by Jay Paine, "France Floors Fascism" by Georges Connes, "Hear America Singing" by Redfern Mason, an exchange of letters about freedom of speech by Alexander Meiklejohn & Lincoln Steffens, yet another reply to Upton Sinclair (at the end of which the editor states that "this correspondence must now cease") by Harold M. King, etc.

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PACIFIC WEEKLY: A WESTERN JOURNAL OF FACT AND OPINION

Vol. IV, No. 14 (April 6, 1936). Staples rusty; else very good. Scarce. [99931] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Leftist weekly magazine edited for a time in Carmel, California by Lincoln Steffens. Sara Bard Field was one of the associate editors & Ella Winter was the literary editor. This issue contains "Farm Fascism" by Carey McWilliams & Clive Belmont, "Political Prisoners: Third in the 'Truth about San Quentin' Series" by J. L. Clifton, "Drama in the Coal Mines" by Winthrop Rutledge, "Toward Understanding Karl Marx" by Harry Conover, etc.

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PACIFIC WEEKLY: A WESTERN JOURNAL OF FACT AND OPINION

Vol. IV, No. 11 (March 16, 1936). Staples rusty; else very good. Scarce. [99930] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Leftist weekly magazine edited for a time in Carmel, California by Lincoln Steffens. Sara Bard Field was one of the associate editors & Ella Winter was the literary editor. This issue contains "Hire Learning in Montana" by James R. Steele, "Art and 'Social Unrest'" by Michael Chepourkoff, "The Future of EPIC" by Earl Du Freyne French, "A Labor Trial in Alaska" by Irvin Goodman, "Footlights and Stool Pigeons" by Winthrop Rutledge, etc.

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PACIFIC WEEKLY: A WESTERN JOURNAL OF FACT AND OPINION

Vol. IV, No. 10 (March 9, 1936). Staples rusty; else very good. Scarce. [99929] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Leftist weekly magazine edited for a time in Carmel, California by Lincoln Steffens. Sara Bard Field was one of the associate editors & Ella Winter was the literary editor. This issue contains "Seattle Labor Swings Leftward" by Cole Stevens, "EPIC Convention Victories" by Ben Legere, "Mexico's Cardenas" by Addison Keeler, a rejoinder to Carey McWilliams by Upton Sinclair, etc.

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PACIFIC WEEKLY: A WESTERN JOURNAL OF FACT AND OPINION

Vol. IV, No. 7 (February 17, 1936). Staples rusty; else very good. Scarce. [99928] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Leftist weekly magazine edited for a time in Carmel, California by Lincoln Steffens. Sara Bard Field was one of the associate editors & Ella Winter was the literary editor. This issue contains "The Marxian Discussion: Alfred Bingham's Error" by Harold M. King, "'Right of Lot' in California Farming" by John Edwards, "White Collar Militancy Grows" by Cole Stevens, "Fascism on L.A. School Board" by Richard Bartel, a review of Upton Sinclair's "What God Means to Me" by Lincoln Steffens, etc.

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PACIFIC WEEKLY: A WESTERN JOURNAL OF FACT AND OPINION

Vol. IV, No. 6 (February 10, 1936). Staples rusty; else very good. Scarce. [99927] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Leftist weekly magazine edited for a time in Carmel, California by Lincoln Steffens. Sara Bard Field was one of the associate editors & Ella Winter was the literary editor. This issue contains "An Open Letter to William R. Hearst" by W. K. Bassett, "EPIC & Olson" by Harold Coffin, "California's Silicosis Problem" by Thomas Brant, "Tubercular Flophouse" by Richard Bartel, "Insanity of WPA" by George Mallory, etc.

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One Touch of Murder
FRASER, Hermia

New York: Arcadia House, (1953). 12mo. Beige cloth, stamped in green. 224 p. 1st edition. Very good in lightly worn d.w. with a short, internally mended tear at top of spine. [99926] (show more)

Price: $75.00

Bibliomystery.

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D'Artagnan's Letter
BEDFORD-JONES, M. & H

New York: Covici-Friede, 1931. 12mo. Purple cloth, stamped in gilt. viii, 244 p. 1st edition. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; else fine in d.w. with a few small chips & edge tears. [99925] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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Going, Going, Gone: An Asey Mayo Mystery
TAYLOR, Phoebe Atwood

New York: Notron, (1943). 12mo. Boards. 217 p. 1st edition. SIGNED on the title page, INSCRIBED & SIGNED on the front free endpaper. Fine in fine facsimile d.w. [99924] (show more)

Price: $175.00

Bibliomystery.

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The End of Mr. Garment
STARRETT, Vincent

Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Doran, (1932). 12mo. Black cloth, stamped in yellow. 304 p. 1st edition. Lower corners bumped; else fine in near fine d.w. [99923] (show more)

Price: $175.00

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The Murders in the Rue Morgue
POE, Edgar Allan

Antibes, France: The Allen Press, (1958). Small 4to. Cloth-backed boards. 81 p. With prospectus laid in. One of 150 copies. Fine in acetate jacket. [99922] (show more)

Price: $250.00

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Death on a Smokeboat
GRAHAM, Ross

London: Hurst & Blackett, [1947]. 12mo. Beige cloth, stamped in red. 167 p. 1st edition. Fine in near fine d.w. [99921] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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For Sale - Murder
LEVINREW, Will

New York: Mystery League, 1932. 12mo. Black cloth, stamped in green. 288 p. 1st edition. Inscription on front free endpaper; else fine in d.w. with a few chips & edge tears. [99920] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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Cook up a Crime
RUSSELL, Charlotte Murray

Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1951. Small 8vo. Boards. 192 p. 1st edition. SIGNED. A bit of wear at extremities; else fine in d.w. with some edgewear & tiny chips at top & base of spine. [99919] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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Shanghai Picture-Verse
ALLAN, Patricia

With b/w illustrations. Shanghai, Hong Kong & Singapore: Kelly & Walsh, Limited, (1940). 12mo. Boards, paper label. 61 p. 3rd printing. Inscription ("with best chin-chins from China") on front free endpaper; else very good in acetate jacket (chipped). [99918] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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Galapagos Bound!: Smuggling in the Tuna Fleet
RIESENBERG, Felix, Jr

New York: Dodd, Mead, 1947. 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in dark blue. viii, 161 p. 1st edition. Previous owner's bookplate & name on front endpaper, upper corners bumped; else about fine in like d.w. [99917] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Salvage: A Modern Sea Story
RIESENBERG, Felix, Jr

New York: Dodd, Mead, 1942. 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in dark blue. viii, 220 p. 1st edition. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; else very good in lightly worn d.w. [99916] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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The Nameless Thing
POST, Melville Davisson

New York: Appleton, 1912. 8vo. Brick red cloth, stamped in black & white. 337 p. 1st edition. Fine. [99915] (show more)

Price: $37.50

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The Silent Witness
POST, Melville Davisson

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, (1930). 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in red. 310 p. 1st edition. Very good. [99914] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Jungle Highway: Three Young Americans Meet Adventure in the Building of the Pan American Highway
FELSON, Gregor

New York: Dutton, 1942. 8vo. Orange cloth, stamped in green. 218 p. 1st edition. Some foxing on endpapers; else a fine, bright copy in lightly worn d.w. with small chips at edges. [99913] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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Coral Sea Calling
IDRIESS, Ion L

Illustrated by Frank Norton. Sydney & London: Angus & Robertson, (1957). 8vo. Boards. viii, 239 p. 1st edition. Previous owner's name on half-title; else near fine in near fine d.w. [99912] (show more)

Price: $35.00

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The Unpublishable Memoirs
ROSENBACH, A. S. W

Frontispiece by Oliver Herford. New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1917. 8vo. Burgundy cloth, stamped in gilt. 160 p. 1st edition. Very good. [99911] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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The Autobiography of a Book
FABES, Gilbert

London: Elzevier Press, (1926). 8vo. Brown cloth, stamped in gilt. 204 p. 1st edition. SIGNED. Some wear at extremities; else very good. [99910] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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Suspicious Characters
SAYERS, Dorothy L

New York: Modern Age Books, (1937). 12mo. Wraps, d.w. 306 p. Pages browning (as doubtless in all copies); else a fine, bright copy in d.w. which is fine save for minor wear at edges & separation at bottom of front fold. [99909] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Ride On Stranger
TENNANT, Kylie

New York: Macmillan, 1943. 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in orange. 322 p. 1st American edition. Some foxing at edges & endpapers, dust wrapper blurbs affixed to front endpaper; else very good. [99908] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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THE MODELMAKER

Vol. VII, No. 12 (December, 1930), Vol. VIII, No. 9 (September, 1931), Vol. IX, No. 1 (January, 1932), Vol. IX, No. 2 (February, 1932), Vol. IX, No. 3 (March, 1932), Vol. IX, No. 4 (April, 1932), Vol. IX, No. 5 (May, 1932), Vol. IX, No. 6 (June, 1932) & Vol. IX, No. 8 (August, 1932). All issues in very good to fine condition. [99907] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Thomas Britton (the Musical Small Coal Man): Duets from His Note Book (July 12th, 1697)
HUNT, Edgar H., arranged for two descant recorders by

London: Schott & Co., n.d. Oblong 24mo. Wraps. 16 p. Edition Schott 10027. Very good. [99906] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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English Country-Dance Tunes for Two Descant (or Tenor) Recorders
HUNT, Edgar H., apdapted from settings by F. J. Giesbert

London: Schott & Co., 1939. Oblong 24mo. Wraps. 16 p. Edition Schott 10017. Very good. [99905] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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THE PONTINE DOSSIER

Vol. 1, No. 1, New Series (1970), Vol. 2, No. 1, New Series (1973) & Vol. 2, No. 2, New Series (1974). Fine. [99904] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Three issues of this annual Sherlockian publication edited in Culver City, California by Luther Norris.

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Wipe Out
THE SURFARIS

Hollywood, Calif.: Miraleste Music & Robin Hood Music Co., (1963). 8 1/2 x 11 in. 4 p. Very good. [99903] (show more)

Price: $25.00

Sheet music for solo piano.

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75 Years of Landscape Architecture at Berkeley: An Informal History, Part I: The First 50 Years
LAURIE, Michael, with David C. Streatfield

Illustrated with b/w photos, drawings & maps. [Berkeley]: [Department of Landscape Architecture, University of California], [1988]. 4to. Wraps. 60 p. + appendices. Very good. [99902] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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