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Image for Making Books in the Woods.

Making Books in the Woods.

By: (AA) ROBERSTON, JAMES & CAROLYN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Covelo, California, The Yolla Bolly Press: 1997

Seller ID: 8768

Condition: Fine condition


4to; 10 leaves; printed title on opaque paper endpapers. One thousand copies were printed. The type was set in Bembo by Monotype at M&H Type in San Francisco, and by hand at the Press. Illustrated with photographs of the Press taken by Brian Shea and printed by duotone offset lithography. This is one of 750 unsigned copies in Fabriano Ingres wrappers.A description of a distinctive approach to the printing of fine books - in a barn - within the relatively remote c... View more info

Image for State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of the U.S.S.R.: Opera, Ballet.

State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of the U.S.S.R.: Opera, Ballet.

By: (BOLSHOI THEATRE).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Moscow, State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of the U.S.S.R.:: 1956

Seller ID: 8873

Condition: Very Good condition


(47) pp.; 10" x 8.5"; illustrated self-wrappers; chiefly black & white photographs of the performers & performances with titles, man full page. Light wear to wraps at corners; rubbing to top of spine; handstamp "Printed in the U.S.S.R." below imprint on title page. View more info

Image for Botica General de los Remedios Esperimentados Sonoma, 1838.  Translation by Maria Lopez de Lowter; Introduction by Viola Lockhart Warren

Botica General de los Remedios Esperimentados Sonoma, 1838. Translation by Maria Lopez de Lowter; Introduction by Viola Lockhart Warren

By: (CALIFORNIA).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Ward Ritchie Press, For the Friends of the UCLA Library: 1954

Seller ID: 8753

Condition: Good Condition


26 pp.; 8vo; printed, stapled blue wrappers. Scuff to front cover; stip of light tanning across front endpaper; ownership ticket of Ed Ainsworth affixed to lower edge inside front cover.The Botica General . . . was one of twelve twelve books printed by the Zamorano press during its twelve years of service to the Mexican Government. View more info

Image for Moderne Villen und Einfamilienhäuser. Sammlung moderner Wohngebäude, Villen und Einfamilienhäuser aus Stadt und Land ausgeführt von den ersten Architekten der Jetztzeit.  [Modern villas and detached houses. Collection of modern residential buildings, villas and detached houses from town and country executed by the first architects of the present time.]

Moderne Villen und Einfamilienhäuser. Sammlung moderner Wohngebäude, Villen und Einfamilienhäuser aus Stadt und Land ausgeführt von den ersten Architekten der Jetztzeit. [Modern villas and detached houses. Collection of modern residential buildings, villas and detached houses from town and country executed by the first architects of the present time.]

By: (GERMAN ARCHITECTURE).

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Berlin, Wasmuth: 1902

Seller ID: 8741

Condition: Good Condition


EX-LIBRARY; 18" x 12"; sturdy green library cloth, spine lettered in silver including call no. foot of spine; bookplate of the Mechanics Institute Library front pastedown; rubber stamp and perforation on title page. Illustrated with 50 sharp, clean, full page photogravures. Text in German. View more info

Image for James Wines: Recent Sculpture 1963-66.

James Wines: Recent Sculpture 1963-66.

By: (JAMES WINES - EXHIBITION CATALOG).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Hamilton, N. Y.), Charles A. Dana Creative Arts Center, Colgate University: 1966

Seller ID: 8755

Condition: Good Condition


8 pp.; 8vo; stapled gray wrappers; b&w photographs. Light tanning to spine; diagonal crease across back cover. View more info

Image for A Lady's Visit to California, 1853.

A Lady's Visit to California, 1853.

By: (PFEIFFER, IDA).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oakland, Biobooks: 1950

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8847

Condition: Fine condition


500 copies printed by Harold Seeger and Albert Sperisen at The Black Vine Press. 73 pp.; 8vo; beige cloth lettered & decorated in red.Pfeiffer was born in Vienna, 1797, reaching her 56th birthday while traveling in California. A fearless explorer, she wrote Second Journey Around the World in 1856, from which this text is the first California printing. Biobook number 23. View more info

Image for New American Standard Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; Reference Edition with center-column references and concordance; words of Christ in red.

New American Standard Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; Reference Edition with center-column references and concordance; words of Christ in red.

By: (RELIGION, BIBLES).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville, Thomas Nelson: 1977

Edition: Reference Edition

Seller ID: 8877

Condition: As New


8vo; limp, navy blue bonded leather; lettered in gilt with gilt edges; in publisher's box. View more info

Image for The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; The New King James Version Reference Edition; center-column references, translation notes, significant textual variants, concordance, and maps; words of Christ in red.

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; The New King James Version Reference Edition; center-column references, translation notes, significant textual variants, concordance, and maps; words of Christ in red.

By: (RELIGION, BIBLES).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, Thomas Nelson: 1988

Edition: Reference Edition

Seller ID: 8878

Condition: As New


8vo; limp, burgandy bonded leather; lettered in gilt with gilt edges; in publisher's box, though box states Black, bonded leather. View more info

Image for Derrière mon miroir.

Derrière mon miroir.

By: AIMÉ MAEGHT, PARLE.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris, Disques Culturels Francais: (1964)

Seller ID: 8754

Condition: Very Good condition


7" vinyle record, in sleeve designed by Giacometti, showing moderate wear and soil, numbered label taped to top edge front cover. Record very clean with no apparent marks or scratches.Aime Maeght was a French art dealer, collector, lithographer, and publisher. This is no. 29 in the Francais de Notre Temps series View more info

Image for Correspondance Avec Elie et Florence Halevy.

Correspondance Avec Elie et Florence Halevy.

By: ALAIN.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 1958

Seller ID: 8777

Condition: Good Condition


467 pp.; 8vo; wrappers; one plate with photographs of Alain & Elie Halevy. Light foxing, tanning and soil to covers; half-inch loss at foot of spine.Text in French. View more info

Image for Anthony Adverse.

Anthony Adverse.

By: ALLEN, HERVEY.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Farrar and Rinehart: 1933

Seller ID: 8884

Condition: Very Good condition


Has many first edition points, with publisher's monogram on copyright; numerous typographical errors including Xaxier for Xavier p.352; ship for shop p.1086; found repeated p. 397. One volume edition printed on thin paper stock; 8vo; bound in half green leather and marbled paper over boards; two red leather spine panels; spine lettered & decorated in gilt. Green paper pastedowns and endpapers; verso of front endpaper with small label lower edge near hinge: "Viggo Nie... View more info

Image for Les Devoirs de L'Esprit [Inscribed by the author].

Les Devoirs de L'Esprit [Inscribed by the author].

By: AVELINE, CLAUDE.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Grasset: 1945

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 8779

Condition: Very Good condition


287 pp.; 12mo; printed wrappers. Inscribed by the author on half-title "a Monsieru et Madame Eustis parce fu'ils retrouveront ici, notre Benjamin Cremieux, et en souvenir d'une (?aimeable zen contre ?). Janvier, 1962." Light tanning to wrappers and text pages.Text in French. View more info

Image for Gold and Sunshine, Reminiscences of Early California.

Gold and Sunshine, Reminiscences of Early California.

By: AYERS, COLONEL JAMES J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press: (1922)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8836

Condition: Very Good condition


375 pp., port. frontis, includes index, bibliography; 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered in gilt; pictorial endpapers; illustrated with 15 plates reproducing historical scenes and buildings. Spine gilt dull; minor erasure scuff top leading corner front endpaper.James Joseph Ayers (1830-1897), born in Glasgow, Scotland and migrated to America with his parents the following year. He was raised in New York and/or New Jersey being trained as a printer at the case, even... View more info

Image for Opera : Composers, Works, Performers.

Opera : Composers, Works, Performers.

By: BATTA, ANDRAS.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cologne, Konemann: 2000

Seller ID: 8786

ISBN: 3829035713

Condition: As New


923 pages; 4to; pictorial dust jacket; illustrations (some color). Still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. View more info

Image for Declaration of Independence Desk, Relic of a Revolution.

Declaration of Independence Desk, Relic of a Revolution.

By: BEDINI, SILVIO A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1981

Seller ID: 8893

ISBN: 0874742412

Condition: Fine condition


112 pp., incl. notes, appendices, index; 8vo; illustrated wrappers; illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Bixbyana. This House and the Hathaway-Bixby Story.

Bixbyana. This House and the Hathaway-Bixby Story.

By: BIXBY, FRED HATHAWAY.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Long Beach, By the editor: 1962

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8788

Condition: Fine condition


Unpaged. Limited to 250 copies, designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy. Light green card covers; frontis photo of Rancho Los Alamitos. View more info

Image for The First Lover and Other Stories.

The First Lover and Other Stories.

By: BOYLE, KAY.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harrison Smith & Robert Haas: (1933)

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 8888

Condition: Good Condition in Good or better jacket in protective mylar.


249 pp.; 8vo; blue cloth lettered in gilt in dust jacket. Cloth with significant fading to spine ends, less marked at top and bottom edges. Dust jacket with some age toning; chips with loss at spine ends up to one inch at top; chip to bottom front edge. View more info

Image for The Complete Novels. Including: Agnes Grey, Wuthering Heights, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, The Professor, Jane Eyre, Villette, and Shirley (7 vols., complete).

The Complete Novels. Including: Agnes Grey, Wuthering Heights, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, The Professor, Jane Eyre, Villette, and Shirley (7 vols., complete).

By: BRONTE, CHARLOTTE.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1991

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8738

Condition: Fine condition


Without Slipcase; 8vo; bound in green moire fabric; illustrated with wood engravings by George Tute, Simon Brett, Ian Stephen, Peter Forster, Harry Brockway, Peter Reddick and Howard Phipp. View more info

Image for (ThreeTitles) J. Ross Browne, His Letters, Journals and Writings, (together with) J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California; Washoe Rivisited, Notes on the Silver Regions of Nevada.

(ThreeTitles) J. Ross Browne, His Letters, Journals and Writings, (together with) J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California; Washoe Rivisited, Notes on the Silver Regions of Nevada.

By: BROWNE, J. ROSS; RICHARD H. DILLON.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albuquerque; Norman; Oakland, University of New Mexico Press; University of Oklahoma Press; Biobooks: 1969; 1965

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 8849

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good jacket, with protective Mylar Wraps


8vo; cloth, in dust jackets. Some chips & tears to jacket edges of Confidential Agent, with a small blemish to front endpaper at foredge. Washoe; 4to, gray cloth soild at edges, reading copy in good condition. View more info