This is a selection of noteworthy past inventory and serves to illustrate the range of books that we handle.
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Sierra Nevada: The John Muir...
Berkeley, CA: The Archetype Press, 1938. First edition. The famous early collection of Ansel Adams photographs taken along the John Muir Trail in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California. Limited..... (Item #1394)
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the...
London: Arthur Barker Ltd., 1979. First edition. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "To Mike & Wendy Best wishes Douglas Adams." A Fine copy of the book in..... (Item #1370)
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Let Us Now Praise Famous...
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1941. First edition. An exceptional copy of a book that usually turns up the worse for wear. Book Fine, faint tape-ghosts on the end papers, otherwise untouched..... (Item #1504)
Orlando Furioso in English Heroical...
London: Richard Field, 1591. First English language edition. An exceptionally rare hand-colored copy, heightened in gold, of the first English translation, with fewer than 10 such examples known. Bound in..... (Item #1754)
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THE FOUNDATION TRILOGY, Including: Foundation...
New York: Gnome Press, 1951, 1952, 1953. First edition. A beautiful, unrestored first state set of Asimov's Foundation Trilogy. Each book in Fine condition with bright Near Fine or better..... (Item #247)
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I, ROBOT (Inscribed First Edition)...
New York: Gnome Press, Inc., 1950. First edition. A lovely first edition of the book, in Fine condition with just trivial dust along the top edge, otherwise bright clean and..... (Item #753)
The Birds of America, From...
New York & Philadelphia: J. J. Audubon & J. B. Chevalier (Printed by E. G. Dorsey), 1840 - 1844. First Octavo Edition. A lovely set in a solid contemporary binding..... (Item #1669)
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London: John Murray, 1816. First edition. A lovely, uncut copy of Austen’s fourth novel. Complete with all three half-titles, the one from volume one tipped in before the title page..... (Item #785)
Pride and Prejudice
London: Printed for T. Egerton, 1813. First edition. A beautifully presented first edition of one of the best loved novels in English literature.Austen was not yet 20 (like Elizabeth Bennet)..... (Item #1699)
Pride and Prejudice (in dust...
London: George Allen, 1894. First edition thus. A Fine copy of the famous "peacock" edition of Pride and Prejudice, illustrated by Hugh Thomson. The book is in exceptional condition, having..... (Item #1861)
Sense and Sensibility: A Novel...
London: Printed for the Author, by C. Roworth and Published by T. Egerton, 1811. First edition. Three 12mo volumes (171 x 108 mm): , 317; , 278; , 301. Bound..... (Item #1239)
[NOVUM ORGANUM] INSTAURATIO MAGNA
[London] Londini: Apud Joannem Billium, 1620. First edition. Second issue. Folio volume rebound by Riviere and Son in full morocco with five raised bands and delicate ornamental gilt. , 172..... (Item #198)
En attendant Godot [Waiting for...
Paris: Les Editions de Minuit, 1952. First edition. A Fine copy of the first trade edition, following the 35 signed copies. A fragile softcover book, uncommon in this condition. Spine..... (Item #1630)
The Decameron Containing an hundred...
London: printed by Isaac Jaggard, 1620, 1620. First English language edition. One of the classic early works of world literature and a source that Shakespeare drew from. This first translation..... (Item #1730)
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Fahrenheit 451 (Asbestos Binding)
New York: Ballantine Books, Inc., 1953. First edition. A lovely copy of the author's masterpiece, in the rare asbestos binding. One of approximately 200 copies (although a letter from Bradbury..... (Item #1169)
Jane Eyre. An autobiography.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1847. First edition. First edition in three volumes. Bound in contemporary green half-calf over marbled boards. A touch of wear at the spine ends, hinges..... (Item #1568)
BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED...
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1970. First edition. Inscribed by the author: "For Tom Carney, fellow librarian - with best wishes - Dee Brown" with a small drawing of..... (Item #827)
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THE MASTER AND MARGARITA
Paris: YMCA Press, 1967. First edition. First edition in book form, preceded only by the Moscow Magazine printing. Perfect-bound in printed wraps, text in Russian. A nearly Fine copy with..... (Item #680)
A CLOCKWORK ORANGE
London: Heinemann, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. First UK Edition (and correct first). In the first issue binding (black cloth) and first issue jacket (priced at 16s net, with wide flaps)..... (Item #169)
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1946. First American edition. A Fine copy of the book in a just about Fine dust jacket with niggling wear at the spine ends and..... (Item #1074)
R. U. R. ROSSUM'S UNIVERSAL...
[Praha]: Aventinum, 1920. First edition. Octavo, collating: , 7-96, , [98, blank], [99, colophon], [100, blank]. Original decorated lavender wrappers, printed in brown and black, all edges untrimmed. Spine and..... (Item #803)
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HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND...
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1936. First edition. A Very Good - copy of the book with the spine toned and loss to the cloth at the spine ends and..... (Item #736)
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
London: Macmillan & Co., 1866. Second (first published) edition. The book that forever changed the face of children’s literature. A lovely, entirely unrestored copy in the original publisher's red, gilt-stamped..... (Item #1607)
One of Ours
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922. First trade edition. Stated second printing after the signed, ltd. first edition. A Near Fine copy of the book with bright orange top-stain. Previous..... (Item #960)
Farewell, My Lovely
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1940. First edition. A lovely, bright copy of the book. Fine, sharp and square and appearing unread. In a Near Fine dust jacket with a...... (Item #1176)