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Near Fine Condition. Originally issued in wrappers, this set has been beautifully bound in quarter plum calf over marbled boards. Original wrappers with spines are bound in to each volume. Corners are sharp, and bindings are strong and very secure. A few unopened pages in volume one along top edge. These appear to be un-read volumes. There is a slim vertical moisture mark that runs along the right edge of the bound-in front wrapper of volume II, with a few small spots on the next blank page see photos.
Extremely light occasional foxing to some margin areas. Mild sun fading to leather. Other than these very minor issues, this is a beautiful set of books in fine condition. Edition Critique. First complete and correct edition. In three volumes. Text in French. Released in a total of copies. This is copy Originally issued in wrappers, this set has … [Click Below for Full Description].
Published Jan. The Standard Press, First Edition. A very scarce example of the China Marine Legation Guard annuals issued in the late 's and printed in China.
Extensive coverage of the activities of the Guard for the year with many fascinating photographs and full of interesting and useful text. With rosters. Light shelf wear, a few tiny tear at beginning and at end but still a near fine, clean example. These annuals are rarely offered for sale.
With protective plastic cover. Lerski, Helmar Israel Schmuklerski. Kopfe des alltags - Unbekannte menschen gesehen von Helmar Lerski. Berlin, Verlag Hermann Reckendorf. Photobook spiral bound leaves - missing part of front dust jacket - book in very good condition. H Shepard edition in rare DJ. London: Methuen, A very nice copy of rare First E. Shepard Edition with a very nice condition rare Dust Jacket. Shepard illustrated edition. Pages clean and unmarked. Covers very nice with barest rubbing wear and light bumping to corners.
Original price of "5s. Please see photos; message with any questions. The textblock is gently toned, largely clean, bright, unmarked, and complete. Hammett, Dashiell. The Glass Key. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, First American edition. A presentable copy of Hammett's fourth novel. Otherwise, internal contents are in excellent condition.
Lacking the dust jacket. The Glass Key follows a gambler, Ned Beaumont, who gets in over his head when he becomes involved in a murder investigation. It is considered by many to Hammett's best work. It was a major influence on the hard boiled genre from one of its greatest practitioners. It's a model of economical storytelling.
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It's sombre and invigorating in equal measure. It's a predator's vision of the American jungle, and a book with a deep and troubled love for America - this huckster's paradise - itself.
Hammett was the great poet of the great American collision - personal honour and corruption, opportunity and fatality. California Hills and other wood engravings by Paul Landacre from the original blocks. Foreword by Arthur Millier. Los Angeles: Bruce McCallister, Los Angeles:: Bruce McCallister, Original orange and grey-patterned paper boards, printed and engraved cover title label; spine worn to threads.
Internally fine; binding good. Issued in a numbered print run of copies this is No. The foreword is by the noted 20th century Southern California artist, Arthur Millier They moved to El Moran shortly after the artist published a book of his works, titled California Hills. At the time, Landacre had already begun working exclusively in the art of printmaking with wood engravings, having studied at the Otis College of Art and Design he would later teach there. Paul Landacre passed away in , due to complications in the aftermath of a suicide attempt made soon after Margaret died.
His work is considered by many to be the standard by which engraved wood printmaking is judged.
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California Hills and Other Wood-engravings is the cornerstone of any Landacre collection and commands a lofty price on those few occasions when a copy surfaces on a rare b … [Click Below for Full Description]. Fourth edition. Provides automobile service in California but the service is modified for drivers in Arizona, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington. The National Automobile Club started delivering peace of mind to motorists on February 28, It was founded to provide assistance to motorists when that unexpected roadside emergency arose.
Back then, hard-surfaced roads were a novelty, vehicle disablements prevalent, flat tires were commonplace, and gas was purchased at the general store. Engineers and cartographers in the Club's Engineering Department were engaged to log the roads of the state and to draft maps for the information and guidance of the members.
The N A C remains active today and provides roadside assistance for its many customers. Very good copy. Feuchtinger, Eugene. Perfect Voice Institute, Chicago, This is 30 pamphlet lessons bound with string. Size: Octavo standard book size. Text is free of previous owner's markings. Spine working loose but still intact.
Slight browning of pages at the edges but still easily read but not every pamphlet. Edges browned and dusty. General shelfwear to covers edges and corners with fraying, tearing or wear along edges.