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When Sparrows Fall

Salverson, Laura Goodman

Published by Thomas Allen, Toronto (1925)

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Item Description: Thomas Allen, Toronto, 1925. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Pp. 292. Small 8vo. Red cloth, ruled and lettered black to frt. brd. and spine, a very nice copy lacking original jacket. Scarce. "When Sparrows Fall (1925) deals with Norwegian immigrants in an American city (a thinly disguised Duluth). Dedicated to Nellie McClung, it emphasizes the femmist struggle as well as the dilemma of immigrants pressured into choosing between their ancestral traditions and the American melting pot." Terrence Craig, from The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, William Toye, editor. Salverson won the Govenor General's Award in 1937, this is one of three novels that dealt with Scandinavian immigration into the west of North America. This title was precededed with her first publication in 1923, The Viking Heart. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000596

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Morte D'Arthur

Tennyson, Alfred Lord

Published by Musson, Toronto

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Item Description: Musson, Toronto. Decorated Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Alberto Sangorski (illustrator). First Edition. Edition not stated, presumed first edition. Pp. 21; [23] + colophon. Dark blue decorated brds., ruled and lettered gilt to frt. brd. and spine, endpapers, front and rear show some age toning, ff endpaper shows offset from bookplate of Elizabeth Rogers which is affixed to paste-down, but o/a a bright, crisp copy, at least very good. Colophon states, "Here ends Morte D'Arthur, a poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson, as designed, written out, and illuminated by Alberto Sangorski; reproduced by the Graphic Engraving Company for Messrs. Chatto & Windus, who publish the volume at 111 St. Martins Lane, London. Also published in Canada by The Musson Book Company Ltd., Toronto." This is the scarcer Musson imprint. Book is printed with uncut double leafs, i.e. the sheet is folded once, leaving the versos of each sheet blank. Beautifully decorated uncials, text is illuminated throughout. A handsome copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000593

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The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria

Dennis, George

Published by John Murray, London (1878)

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Item Description: John Murray, London, 1878. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition Thus. "Revised Edition, recording the most recent discoveries." - preferred edition. Complete, in two volumes. Pp. cxxviii; 501 [502], +( 2 page Addenda and Errata to vol 1). xv; 579 [580]- With maps plans and illustrations- some folding, col'd frontis with tissue guard to Vol II- all present as called for. Black endpapers, former owner's name to first blank, dated 1881, very neat, and new owner's name to verso of endpaper, again very neat and dated 1972. Tall 8vo., brown cloth, frt. brd stamped blind and dec. gilt, labelled gilt to spine. Very slight foxing to prelims and again slightly to edges, but stock is remarkably fine, crisp and white, bindings show fading to spines and top edge and hinges of top brds, but cloth is clean and shows very little wear, bindings are tight, as new, at least very good copies. "The external history of the Etruscans, as there are no native chronicles extant, is to be gathered only from scaterred notices in Greek and Roman writers. Their internal history, till of late years, was almost a blank, but by the continual accumulation of fresh facts it is now daily acquiring form and substance, and promises, ere long, to be as distinct and palpable as that of Egypt, Greece or Rome." - from the introduction. A nice set. Extra shipping and insurance costs may apply for weight of the 2 volumes. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 2 Volume Set. Bookseller Inventory # 000598

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Wise Blood

O'Connor Flannery

Published by Neville Spearman, London (1955)

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Item Description: Neville Spearman, London, 1955. Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st. prt. Pp. 232. Orange brds., lettered black to spine, jacket is somewhat sunned, edges are sharp except for one very small closed wrinkle to top edge, but o/a a very good copy in very good jacket. Not price-clipped, sold at 11 shillings 6 pence! Flannery O'Connor, born in Savannah, Georgia, "is usually said to be a Southern Gothic and/or Catholic writer." Whether or not one agrees with that assessment, her novels and short stories are imbued with a sense of suffering and redemption. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000597

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Poems

Wilde, Oscar

Published by Roberts Brothers, Boston (1882)

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Item Description: Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1882. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. 2nd Edition. 2nd Amer. ed. Pp. vii; 230. 12 mo. Brown cloth, dec. and ruled black to frt. brd., lettered gilt to spine, small, handsomely printed from the period, name plate affixed to top edge of paste-down, a crisp, tight copy at least very good. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000594

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The Fringes of Paradise

Drummond, Florence

Published by Frederick Muller Ltd, London (1935)

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Item Description: Frederick Muller Ltd, London, 1935. Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Jessie M. King (illustrator). 1st Edition. 1st printing. Pp. 48. 12 mo. Cream col'd brds., printed frt. brd, blue and yellow, lettered blue, spine dulled, title very faint, tiny pull to top of spine, a very good copy. Frontis plus 3 other exquisite plates by Jessie M. King, the Scottish artist and designer of Art Nouveau. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000595

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The Dreamer of Dreams

The Queen of Roumania

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Item Description: Hodder and Stoughton, London/ New York/ Toronto. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Edmund Dulac (illustrator). Presumed First Edition. Presumed first edition. Pp. 177; [1 page cat.] Tissue guarded, mounted frontis + 6 plates, all coloured. Dec. blue brds, lettered gilt to spine, very slight foxing to prelims, a couple of slight scuffs to frt. brd, but tight in the original binding, a very good copy. Bookplate of Elizabeth Rogers to frt. paste-down. Signed and dated (1926) from Queen of Roumania to the dedication page. Affixed to the bottom corner of this page is a small newspaper clipping- "It was at the Canadian Club reception that Her Majesty kindly autographed a copy of her book, 'Dreamer of Dreams,' possessed by Mrs. Jonathan Rogers. This book, dedicated to her daughter Ileana, is now out of print, and Her Majesty stated that she can not obtain one for herself. Mrs. Rogers has had this volume for a number of years, and values it still more highly now that it bears the personal signature of the popular Queen." Signed Marie. Marie Alexandra Victoria, daughter of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Grand Dutchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia was the Queen Consort of Romania as the wife of King Ferdinand I. extra charges may apply for insurance costs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 000592

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Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Published by George Harrap, London (1910)

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Item Description: George Harrap, London, 1910. Decorated Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Willy Pogany (illustrator). First Thus. First edition thus. Not paginated. Fo. Ornated dec. green cloth, scrolled and ruled gilt to frt. brd., beautifully labeled gilt to spine, bevelled boards, decorated enpapers, about fine. Bookplate of Elizabeth Rogers to frt. paste-down. From the colophon; "The letterpress and line illustrations printed by Vincent Brooks Day, and Son, Ltd., and the Four Colour Plates by Bemrose Dalziel, Ltd. at London in the year of Our Lord MCMX." Extra charges may apply for large volume and insurance charges. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000591

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Book of Homage to Shakespeare: To Commemorate the Three Hundredth Anniversary of Shakespeare's Death MCMXVI

Gollancz, Israel (editor)

Published by Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press, London (1916)

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Item Description: Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press, London, 1916. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Limited Editiion / First Edition. Limited edition of 1250 copies of which 1000 are for sale. Pp. xxx; 557. 4to. Cream cloth, stamped and ruled gilt to frt. brd., lettered gilt to spine. Shakespeare port. frontis. tissue guarded, teg, deckle edges, small smudge to spine where a sticker has been removed, but o/a a near fine copy. Front paste down has the book plate of Elizabeth Rogers. Rear paste down has an affixed Vancouver archival sepia photograph of "Shakespeare Tercentenary Oak, Stanley Park, 1916. Planting near Pipe Line Road, by Mrs. Jonathan Rogers, who was presented with commorative silver spade with Engraved inscription, ' Presented to Mrs. Jonathan Rogers, by the Shakespeare Tercentenary Committee, Vancouver April 22nd, 1916'."- Also, affixed to the rear free endpaper is an ALS, written on Vancouver City Archives letterhead, dated 4th January, 1945, to Mrs. Rogers from legendary Vancouver City archivist 'J.S. Matthews'. This letter, apparently conerns an inquiry Mrs. Rogers made to him with regards to re-locating, said oak, some 30 years after the ceremony, and the photograph was sent as a means of trying to identify the ceremonial planting site. Extra shipping charges may apply for large, heavy volume and insurance. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Limited Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 000590

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Charles Conder: His Life and Work.

Gibson, Frank

Published by John Lane, The Bodley Head, London (1914)

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Item Description: John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1914. Decorated Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Campbell Dodgson (illustrator). 1st Edition. Charles Conder: His Life and Work. With a Catalogue of His LIthographs and Etchings by Campbell Dodgson, M.A. 1st prt. Pp. 110; i-cvi (plts.) 113-117 (index). 4to Photo frontis. of Conder, 121 illustrations- 110 plts.- some col'd. Cream col'd brds, beautifully decorated, labelled gilt title and again to spine. A near fine copy, some very slight foxing to half-title. Prospectus, folded once, just starting to separate along fold, laid-in. Bookplate of Elizabeth Rogers to frt. paste-down. Inscribed by author- "to two friends"- to half title. The book is dedicated to his wife- Inscribed on dedication page- "Eugenie Joachim-Gibson, who hopes to meet her two friends Mr. & Mrs. Jonathan Rogers very often.-1913". ALS from Frank Gibson affixed to rear paste-down on letterhead from Hotel Washington, Curzon Street, Mayfair- 1 page folded and not dated- presumably at the time. Two book reviews have also been neatly affixed, one from The Literary Supplement to the Illustrated News, hinged over the ALS, the other review from The Times, Thursday December 11, 1913, to the free endpaper. The ensuing free rear blank has clippings concerning Conder neatly pasted in. Another one page ALS from the author to Mrs. Rogers is affixed to the following rear blank, dated March 4, 1914, thanking Mrs. Rogers for sending a copy of Pauline Johnson's, Legends of Vancouver. Taped, now almost loose, to the front free endpaper is an ALS from Eugenie Joachim-Gibson to Mrs Rogers, one page folded to make four sides, dated Dec. 4, 1913. Another 6 such ALS are laid-in to total seven in all- some are two sheets folded. the last dated Jan. 10, 1915. All letters have printed "Telephone Mayfair 597 to top left, then 8, Chester Terrace, Regent's Park to right. All the letters from both Gibsons' are in excellent condition and are clearly legible. I want to emphasize that this copy is tight and near fine, there is no bulging from pasted inserts, covers are not bowed. Cost of insurance and shipping may be extra, as this is a large volume. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Inscribed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 000589

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Modern Poultry Practice

Taylor, M. Whalley

Published by C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., London

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Item Description: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd., London. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. No Edition Stated. No edition stated. Pp. viii; 384. Introduction by Dr. R. Coles. "142 illustrations and Five in Full Colour." Grey cloth, lettered gilt to spine. Cloth shows some slight soiling and rubs and fade and mild stain to front board, tips show wear but over all about a very good copy. Probably published in the late '40s or early '50s- everything one needs to know to operate a poultry farm. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000588

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The Bavenda

Stayt, Hugh A.

Published by Frank Cass and Co., London (1968)

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Item Description: Frank Cass and Co., London, 1968. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 2nd Edition. 2nd edition- first published 1931, this is reprinted for The Cass Library of African Studies. Pp. xviii; 392. B&W photos throughout, folding map to rear. Red cloth lettered gilt to spine. At least a very good copy in like jacket. "In this monograph, the author gives detailed evidence that the Bavenda, a Bantu tribe of the Northern Transvaal, were in many ways more closely linked with the culture revealed in the ruins of Southern Rhodesia than any other tribe in South Africa." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000587

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The Lost Heir

Henty, G. A.

Published by T. Fisher Unwin, London (1906)

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Item Description: T. Fisher Unwin, London, 1906. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Second Impression. Second impression. Pp. 407; + [8] cat. Dec. frt. brd. and spine, grey cloth, title and author labelled in gilt to frt. brd and spine. Prev. owner's inscrpt. to ff endpaper, rubbing and wear to head of spine and rear brd., two tips worn, but overall about very good. (Page 93 Dartt). This appears to be a rather illusive edition of this title. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000586

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Nomads and Commissars: Mongolia Revisited

Lattimore, Owen

Published by Oxford University Press, New York (1962)

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Item Description: Oxford University Press, New York, 1962. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 1st prt. Pp. xxiii; 238. B&W photo. plts., maps to endpapers. Yellow cloth, stamped silver to frt. brd. labelled silver to spine, a very good copy in very good jacket. Inscribred by Lattimore to half-title. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Inscribed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 000580

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Archaeological Explorations in Peru. Parts I - IV

Kroeber, A. L.

Published by Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago (1926)

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Item Description: Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, 1926. Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. First Printings. Four volumes. Volume II, No. 1 through 4- published by THE FIELD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY- complete in four parts. No. 1- ANCIENT POTTERY FROM TRUJILLO. Pp. 43; + 13 pages plates. 4 Text- figures. No. 2- THE NORTHERN COAST (1930). Pp. 47-116; + 18 plates, 4 Text - figures, including folding map to prelims. No. 3- TEXTILES OF THE EARLY NAZCA PERIOD- by Lila M. O'Neale (intro. by A. L. Krober) (1937). Pp. 119-218; + 36 plates, 2 coloured plates, 1 Text - figure. No. 4- CANETE VALLEY (1937). Pp. 221- 273; + 22 plates. Grey wrappers, printed in black, some very minor wear to spines and edges but o/a all volumes are in very good condition. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Periodicals. Bookseller Inventory # 000581

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A B C of Reading

Pound, Ezra

Published by George Routledge & Sons, London (1934)

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Item Description: George Routledge & Sons, London, 1934. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 1st UK edition. Pp. xii; 197. Red cloth, lettered gilt to spine. A very good copy in like jacket that shows very minor wear to top of spine only and very slight toning to edges. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000582

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A Room of One's Own

Woolf, Virginia

Published by Hogarth Press, London (1929)

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Item Description: Hogarth Press, London, 1929. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. 1st edition. Pp. 172. Brown cloth, lettered gilt to spine. At very good copy- brds. are very clean and bright, lettering is sharp. As is often the case, the jacket being so fragile, this jacket can only be considered in fair condition. The frt. panel and rear panels would be considered very good however the spiine panel is seperated from frt. panel along fold- now held together in a mylar jacket- the lettered spine title is missing from top to "Virginia Woolf"- about 3"- and most of the letterng of "The Hogarth Press" to tail of spine is also missing, with only "The" and a the "g" and "a of Hogarth remaining. It would not be too costly or difficult a venture to have the jacket professionally repaired, and the book has been priced accordingly. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000584

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China to Peru Over the Andes: a Journey Through South America.with Reports and Letters on British Interests in Brazil, Argentina, Chili, Peru, Panama and Venezuela

Vincent, Mrs. Howard and Col. Howard Vincent

Published by Sampson Low, Marston and Co., London (1894)

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Item Description: Sampson Low, Marston and Co., London, 1894. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 1st printing. Pp. x; 333 + [3] ads; 30 pp cat. + [2] ad- dated 1894. Fold-out map, ill. throughout. Ill. yellow cloth brds, stamped gilt to frt. brd. and spine. Inscription from prev owner in ink to verso of frontis, dated in year of publ., some mild spotting to frontis and tissue guard, some spotting to edge but o/w tight, bright and very good copy. The first 218 pages are the account by the author, Mrs. Vincent, the remaining text is labelled an "Appendix" and is written by Howard Vincent and comprises a number of letters that were published in The Globe, The Sheffield, and The Telegraph newspapers. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000578

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Our Artist in Peru [Fifty Drawings in Wood]

Carleton, Geo. W.

Published by Carleton Publisher, New York (1866)

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Item Description: Carleton Publisher, New York, 1866. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st prt. Pp. viii; 50. Small 8vo. Blue bevelled brds, stamped and lettered gilt to frt. brd. and spine. At leasr a very good copy. 50 pages of sketches from the author's travels in the Winter of 1865-6. Inscribed in pencil by the author/artist/publisher to title, which incorporates a small caricature sketch of a bird that is a replication of the figure stamped in gilt to frt. brd.- inscription reads. "John E. Parsons with compliments of the author & publisher". Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Inscribed By Author/Artist. Bookseller Inventory # 000579

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Peru Incidents of Travel and Exploration in the Land of the Incas

Squier, E. George

Published by Macmillan and Co., London (1877)

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Item Description: Macmillan and Co., London, 1877. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 1st printing. Pp. xx; 599 + 4page cat. Plts and sketches throughout. Eng. frontis. Green brds., dec. and stamped in blind and gilt to frt. brd. lettered gilt to spine, a very good copy that shows some very light spotting to half-title only. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000577

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Las Trepanaciones Craneanas En El Peru En La Epoca Pre-Hispanica

Grana, Dr. Francisco and Dr. Esteban D. Rocca

Published by Imprenta Santa Maria, Lima, Peru (1954)

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Item Description: Imprenta Santa Maria, Lima, Peru, 1954. Printed Wrappers. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 1st prt. Pp. 340; (341) indice. Spanish text. Tall 8vo. Black & white photos throughout, figures and sketch map, bibliography. Ochre printed wraps, lettered in black and red to frt. wrap, again to spine. Stamped in ink, below title- " Cortesia Ministerio de Educacion Publica del Peru", no chips or tears, little or no soiling to wraps, a very good copy. Indice- Prologo: Cap. I. Resena Historica (pp. 1-49); Cap II. Material del Estudio (pp. 49-112); Cap. III. Procedimientos quirurgicos (pp. 113- 148); Cap. IV Concepto etiopatogenico (pp. 149- 262); Cap. V Nuestra experiencia en craniectomia con instrumental pre-colombino (pp. 262- 286); Cap VI Comentario (pp. 287- 298); Otros ejemplares (pp. 299- 336); Bibliografia (pp. 337-340). Many photographs. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000572

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Historia del Origin y Genealogia Real de los Reyes Incas del Peru

Murua, Fray Martin De

Published by Instituto Santo Toribio De Mogrovejo, Madrid, Spain (1946)

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Item Description: Instituto Santo Toribio De Mogrovejo, Madrid, Spain, 1946. Printed Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition Thus. 1st edition thus. Pp. vii, xiii; 1, 444 (445). Spanish Text. Tall 8vo. B&W line drawings and sketches throughout. Ochre wraps, lettered in black and white and red to frt. wrap and spine, very slight wear to foot of spine. At least a very good copy. Unopened. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000573

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Historia Del Peru

Infante, Dr. Luis C.

Published by Guia Lascano, Lima, Peru (1952)

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Item Description: Guia Lascano, Lima, Peru, 1952. Printed Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. 2nd Edition Revised. 2nd edition revised. Pp. 401 + I, XII- Indice. Some b&w photo plts. Ochre wraps, printed red to frt. brd and spine. Paper stock has yellowed, but not brittle, front wraps are toned, one small chip to top edge, but overall a very good copy. Stamped ink signiture of author to title. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 000574

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Along the Uncharted Pampaconas

Bingham, Hiram

Published by Off-printed from Harper's Magazine, New York (1914)

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Item Description: Off-printed from Harper's Magazine, New York, 1914. Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. Ist Printing Thus. 1st printing thus. Not paginated (16 pages). B&W photos., sketch maps. Small stamp to frt. wrap- dated Sept. 26, 1914. A very good copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000576

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Two Years in Peru with Exploration of Its Antiquities

Hutchinson, Thomas J.

Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, London (1873)

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Item Description: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, London, 1873. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 2 volumes. 1st printing. Pp.xxiv; 343. xii; 334 + 48 page cat.(dated Oct. 1873). Etched port. frontis to vol. I, col'd folding map, plts. Vol II fontis and plts. Extra plt to vol II, page 176, lacks plts pp 104, 137, 138. Decorated bevelled red cloth brds, stamped and labelled gilt, vol I binding slightly stained, head of spine to vol II shows wear, but o/a a very good set. Extra shipping costs may apply for 2 volumes and insurance. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 2 Volumes. Bookseller Inventory # 000575

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The Disappearance of Art and Politics

Baudrillard, Jean (William Stearns and William Chaloupka- editors)

Published by St. Martin's Press, New York (1992)

ISBN 10: 0312047746 ISBN 13: 9780312047740

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Item Description: St. Martin's Press, New York, 1992. Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st. prt. Pp. xi; 308. Blue cloth lettered gilt to spine. At least a very good copy in like jacket. From the intro- " The "Modern Communication and the Disappearance of Art and Politics" conference in Missoula, Montana was set up, you might say with verticality in mind. This book is not a proceedings or simply a collection of conference papers. Some authors who did not participate at the conference are included here to add luster to this "Baudrillard scene" (Coombe and Edeleman." Contibutors are: Jean Baudrillard; Michael Beehler; Albert Borgmann; Bill Chaloupka; Rosemary J. Coombe; Thomas L. Duncan; Murray Edelman; Arthur W. Frank; Gary A. Genosko; A. Keith Goshorn; Andrew Haase; Eric Johnson; Arthur and Marilouise Kroker; Sylvere Lotringer; Michel Maffesoli; Diane Rubenstein; Ron Sillman; William Stearns; Michel Valentin. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000570

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Shorinji Kempo: Philosophy and Techniques

So, Doshin

Published by Japan Publications, Tokyo (1970)

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Item Description: Japan Publications, Tokyo, 1970. Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st. prt. Pp. 256. 4to. B&W photo. ill. throughout. Brown lacquered brds. lettered gilt to spine. A near fine copy in like jacket that has been price-clipped. Chapters on history and philosophy, glossary of technical terms and index. "Shorinji kempo is a martial art developed simultaneously with seated Zen meditiation for the sake of both self-defense and health by the monks at the temple Shorinji in Hunan Province, China." The scarce cloth edition. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000569

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Spiritlands: t/Here: Marian Penner Brancroft Selected Photo Works 1975-2000

Arnold, Grant (text)

Published by Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia (2012)

ISBN 10: 1895442966 ISBN 13: 9781895442960

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Item Description: Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, 2012. Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st. prt. Pp. 87. 4to. Photo illustrated brds. near fine. The catalogue to accompany the exhibition held June through September, 2012. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000568

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Tales of an Old Pelt Purchaser: Events and Technologies of a Lifetime

Parker, Ralph G.

Published by Self Published, No Place (1995)

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Item Description: Self Published, No Place, 1995. Pictorial Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st prt. Pp. iv; 139. 4to. B&W photo. plts throughout. An autobiographical account of a hunting and trapping in the Moberly Lake region of British Columbia. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Inscribed By Author. Bookseller Inventory # 000566

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Those Who Fell from the Sky: A History of the Cowichan People

Marshall, Daniel P.

Published by Cultural and Education Centre Cowichan Tribes, Duncan, British Columbia (1999)

ISBN 10: 0968469019 ISBN 13: 9780968469019

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Item Description: Cultural and Education Centre Cowichan Tribes, Duncan, British Columbia, 1999. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st . edition. Pp. xv; 194. B&W photos. Black cloth lettered gilt to spine, previous owner's name to ff endpaper, o/w a near fine copy in like jacket. Scarce in boards. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000567

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