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Oxford German Dictionary. Third Edition.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, etc., Oxford University Press,: 2008

Edition: Third Edition, Reissued 2008

Seller ID: CH4318-039

Condition: Used: Like New


Beautiful, unused copy, jacket in mylar cover; mylar cover on jacket shows some light wear, otherwise as new copy. View more info

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Zephyrus Image: A Bibliography. Photographs by Bob Rusk

By: Alastair Johnston

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA:, Poltroon Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AJ916-001

Condition: Collectible: Like New


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. (244) pp. Half title, illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographic illustrations of people and pages, bibliography of the production of Zephyrus Image and a bibliography for this text; text clean, unmarked. Black cloth, spine titled in silver, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Brand-New, freshly released from publisher's shrink-wrap. Fine. "Zephyrus Image was a Northern Californian press that operated through the nineteen-seventies. With their own idiosyncratic methods they produced subversive, anarchic works o... View more info

Image for Les Elzevier: Histoire et Annales Typographiques.  Included in this edition are Berghmans's Supplement a L'Ouvrage sur les Elzevier, Stockholm, 1897 & Berghman's Etudes sur la Bibliographie Elzevirienne, Stockholm, 1885.

Les Elzevier: Histoire et Annales Typographiques. Included in this edition are Berghmans's Supplement a L'Ouvrage sur les Elzevier, Stockholm, 1897 & Berghman's Etudes sur la Bibliographie Elzevirienne, Stockholm, 1885.

By: Alphonse Willems (1839-1912).

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Manfield Centre, CT:, Martino Fine Books,: 1999

Edition: First Edition, thus.

Seller ID: CH814-313

ISBN: 157898114X

Condition: Used: Like New


REPRINT EDITION. Thick 8vo. 9 x 6 1/4 inches. cclix, 607; xvii, 172, (2); (iv), 76 pp. 9 pages of plates at the rear; text clean, unmarked. Grey cloth, spine blocked in red, titled in gilt, added clear mylar dust-jackset; binding square and tight, jacket with shelf wear. Fine. A comprehensive biography of the Elzevier family followed by a bibliography of 2,186 books and pamphlets published and printed by the family. View more info

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Managing Water: Avoiding Crisis in California

By: Dorothy Green

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, etc., University of California Press,: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: JR1018-019

Condition: Collectible: Like New


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 x 6 inches. 336 pp. Illustrations, maps, charts, and graphs; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped green cloth; binding square and tight. Fine. Water in California is controlled, stored, delivered, and managed within a complex network of interlocking and cooperating districts and agencies. Unraveling and understanding this system is not easy. This book describes how the current system works (or doesn't work) and discusses the issues that face elected officials, water and resource managers, and the general public. Using the Los Angeles area as a microcosm of the state, envi... View more info

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Simon de Colines: An Annotated Catalogue of 230 Examples of His Press, 1520-1546. With an Introduction by Jeanne Veyrin-Forrer.

By: Fred Schreiber.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Provo, UT:, Friends of the Brigham Young University Library,: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-319

ISBN: 9715687075

Condition: Used: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 750 copies. 4to. 11 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches. lxxxiv, 246 pp. Half-title, black-and-white frontispiece, introduction in French (with English translation), illustrations of sample title pages throughout, images of Coline's printer's devices, facsimiles of 2 Colines publishers' catalogues, bibliography, indexes; text clean, unmarked. Gray cloth stamped in red and gilt on the front cover, printed paper spine label, added plain paper dust- jacket in mylar with a printed paper title label; binding square and tight. Fine. This book is a catalogue of a collection of 230 books issue... View more info

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Harrap's Tintin Illustrated Dictionary / english / french / french / english

By: Helene Houssemaine-Florent and David Jones

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chelsea House, Kent, UK, Harrap: 1990

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 190421001

ISBN: 0133832090

Condition: Used: Very Good


An excellent copy in practically like-new condition. However, it does have shelf wear and toning to the jacket. Text clean, unmarked; binding square and tight. Excellent! View more info

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A Catalogue of the Fifteenth-Century Printed Books in the University Library, Cambridge.

By: John Claud Trewinard Oates (1912-1990), compiler.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, CT:, Martino Fine Books,: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-370

ISBN: 1578981530

Condition: Used: Like New


REPRINT EDITION. Thick 8vo. 9 1/4 x 7 inches. (xiv), 898 pp. 9 figures, 8 plates, indexes, concordances, supplement; text clean, unmarked. Navy cloth, gilt spine, added clear mylar dust-jacket; binding square and tight, light shelf wear to jacket. Fine. This work lists 4,227 "fifteenth-century books in the Cambridge University Library, to direct the reader to the best published descriptions of each book, to supplement published descriptions when they appear inadequate or inaccurate, and to describe the peculiarities and the provenance of the Cambridge copy." From the Preface. F... View more info