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1 "SIR" JOHN. Q Letters: True Stories of Sadomasochism.
Buffalo: Prometheus Books, 1993 087975821X / 9780879758219 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First printing. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 (Arthur Machen and Vincent Starrett) MURPHY, Michael (introduction). Starrett vs. Machen: A Record of Discovery and Correspondence.
St. Louis: Autolycus Press, 1977 Hardcover Very Good 
First edition thus (limited to 500 copies). Octavo, quarter bound in brown leather, cream colored paper covered boards, marbled edges. Light damp stain on rear board, else very good. No dust jacket, as issued. ; 119 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 (CORRELL, Charles J. and GOSDEN, Freeman F.) All About Amos 'n' Andy and Their Creators Correll and Gosden.
NY: Rand McNally & Company, 1930 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Black and white photographs. An early printing. Very good in a good (edge worn with several moderate sized chips, faded along the spine) dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 (Eric Gill) HARLING, Robert (notes). Letter Forms and Type Designs of Eric Gill.
NY: Typophiles, 2000 B0011DPUP0 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Typophile Chap Book 55. Second revised edition (400 copies). Fine in a fine dust jacket. ; 63 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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5 (James Baldwin, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King) CLARK, Kenneth B. Negro Protest: James Baldwin, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King.
Boston: Beacon Press, 1963 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket  
First edition. Near fine in a very good (age toned along the spine) variant dust jacket.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 (James Thurber) ERNST, Margaret. In a Word.
Great Neck: Channel Press, 1960 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket  Illustrated by James Thurber 
First edition thus - with a new preface by Thurber. Very good in a very good (two small chips, fading along the spine) dust jacket. ; 240 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 (Jim Henson) FINCH, Christopher. Of Muppets & Men: The Making of the Muppet Show.
NY: Knopf, 1981 0394520858 / 9780394520858 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Color and black and white photographs throughout. First edition. Remainder spray on bottom edge, previous owner's blind-stamp on front free endpaper, else very good in a very good dust jacket. ; 180 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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8 (Mark Twain) CLEMENS, Samuel L. and HOWELLS, William D. Mark Twain - Howells Letters: The Correspondence of Samuel L. Clemens and William D. Howells, 1872-1910 (two volumes).
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960 B000K5TOGQ Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Complete in two volumes. Edited by Henry Nash Smith and William M. Gibson. First edition. Foxing on top edges, else both volumes are very good in very good (moderate sized chip on front panel of second volume, foxing and tape marks on versos) dust jackets. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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9 (Marshall McLuhan) STEARN, Gerald Emanuel (editor). McLuhan: Hot & Cool.
NY: Dial Press, 1967 B0007HDZVW Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Contributions by Susan Sontag and Tom Wolfe, among others. Responses by Marshall McLuhan. First printing. Very good in a very good (faded out along the spine) dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 (Michael Clark Rockefeller) GERBRANDS, Adrian A. (editor). Asmat of New Guinea: The Journal of Michael Clark Rockefeller.
NY: Museum of Primitive Art, 1967 B0007DTIHG Hardcover Good 
Color and black and white photographs throughout. Fold-out map. First edition. Ex-library copy with typical markings, stained along the bottom edge, else good in decorated black cloth. No dust jacket. ; 349 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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11 (Ruth Benedict) MEAD, Margaret. Anthropologist at Work: Writings of Ruth Benedict.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1959 B00005VETF Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Second printing. Offsetting to front free endpaper, else very good in a very good (minor edge wear) dust jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 (W. H. Auden) SMITH, Sydney. Selected Writings of Sydney Smith.
NY: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1956 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Edited, with an introduction, by W. H. Auden. First printing. Vertical crease to rear free endpaper, else very good in a very good (one small chip, age toning) dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 AARON, Stephen. Stage Fright: Its Role in Acting.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1986 0226000184 / 9780226000183 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First printing. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine (two short closed edge tears) dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 ABBEY, Barbara. Complete Book of Knitting.
NY: Viking, 1971 0670233994 / 9780670233991 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Black and white photographs and line drawings throughout. First edition. Very good in a very good (a few closed edge tears - tape repaired on verso) dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 ABBOTT, Craig S. Marianne Moore: A Descriptive Bibliography.
Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1977 0822933195 / 9780822933199 Hardcover Very Good 
First edition. Very good in blue cloth. No dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 ABBOTT, Jacob. Harper Establishment: How Books are Made.
New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, 2001 1584560584 / 9781584560586 Hardcover Fine 
New introduction by Joel Myerson and Chris L. Nesmith. First edition thus (with added material). Fine in green cloth. No dust jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 ABBOTT, T. K. Catalogue of Fifteenth-Century Books in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin and in Marsh's Library, Dublin: With a Few from Other Collections.
NY: Burt Franklin, 1970 Hardcover Near Fine  
A reprint of the 1905 edition. Near fine in red cloth. No duat jacket.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 ABEL, Ernest L. and BUCKLEY, Barbara E. Handwriting on the Wall: Toward a Sociology and Psychology of Graffiti.
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1977 083719475X / 9780837194752 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First edition. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 ABRAHAMS, R. G. Political Organization of Unyamwezi.
London: Cambridge University Press, 1967 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Cambridge Studies in Social Anthropology number 1. First edition. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper, else near fine in a near fine (age toning to rear panel) dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 ADAMS, Bill (editor). Sheffield Exhibition Knives.
Salem: Old World Publishing, 1999 0967091403 / 9780967091402 Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Color photographs throughout. First edition. About fine in a fine dust jacket. ; 247 pages  
Price: 150.00 USD
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