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200 Chambres 200 Salles De Bains

By: Valery Larbaud

Price: $500.00

Publisher: La Haye, Jean Gondrexon: 1927

Seller ID: fkf16


Copy # 23. printed on Hollande paper. 10 original lithographs by Jean-Emile Laboureur. 200 rooms 200 bathrooms is written at the Palace Hotel in Bussaco, Portugal. On this night of insomnia, Valery Larbaud evokes his journey, hotel life and the characters therein, with the idea of writing a travel book where the writer sits and observes as the world advances before his eyes like a flowing river. View more info

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A Short View of the Chronology of the Old Testement, and of the Harmony of the Four Evangelists

By: William Whiston M.A.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press: 1702

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: yy40


William Whiston was an English theologian, historian, and mathematician, a leading figure in the popularisation of the ideas of Isaac Newton. He is now probably best known for helping to instigate the Longitude Act in 1714 (and his attempts to win the rewards that it promised) and his important translations of the Antiquities of the Jews and other works by Josephus (which are still in print). He was a prominent exponent of Arianism and wrote A New Theory of the Earth. Wh... View more info

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Alice-For-Short

By: Morgan, William De

Price: $44.99

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1907

Seller ID: wdm5


8vo.1/4 brown calf/gilt. Marbled bd's & e.p's. Top edge gilt VG. Author associated with the pre- Raphaelite circle of artists and craftsmen fiction/binding View more info

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Emergency Exit

By: A.E. Coppard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1934

Edition: Limited 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by A. E. Coppard

Seller ID: aec13


Alfred Edgar Coppard (1878 - 1957) was an English poet and writer, noted for his influence on the short story form.[wiki] View more info

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In Galilee

By: Ward Ritchie [Hildegarde Flanner]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher: 1932

Inscription: Inscribed By Ward Richie

Seller ID: 18piu


Buff colored wrappers toned at the edges. Large ornament on the title page. Limited to 140 copies, inscribed on the limitation page by Ward Ritchie. Published the same year the Ward Ritchie press was created. View more info

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Jean Cocteau and the Illustrated Book

By: William A. Emboden

Price: $300.00

Publisher: CA, Santa Susana Press: 1990

Edition: First Signed Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 125f


Signed limited edition over-sized hardback book with slipcase titled JEAN COCTEAU & THE ILLUSTRATED BOOK by William A. Emboden. With a four page prospectus laid in. Published in a limited edition of 226 copies.Contains an original leaf of the 1923 first issue of Cocteau's illustrated book Dessins (present). Signed on colophon page by the author and editor. Brittle endpapers came loose from the hinges, else fine, in a near fine slipcase. View more info

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Menckeniana A Schimpflexicon

By: Mencken, H.L.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1928

Inscription: Signed by H.L.Mencken

Seller ID: 96gth


Stylish bookplate tipped in on the front pastedown. Spine label sunned View more info

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Paul Gauguin: Exhibition of Paintings and Prints

By: Morley, G.L. McCann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Museum Of Art: 1936

Seller ID: clmm11


Imp. 8vo. Re-bound in brown calf and hand decorated paper with a south seas motif. View more info

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The Emperor Jones

By: Eugene O'Neall

Price: $400.00

Publisher: NY, Boni & Liveright: 1928

Edition: First Signed Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 125e


The Emperor Jones is a 1920 play by American dramatist Eugene O'Neill that tells the tale of Brutus Jones, a resourceful, self-assured African American and a former Pullman porter, who kills another black man in a dice game, is jailed, and later escapes to a small, backward Caribbean island where he sets himself up as emperor. The play recounts his story in flashbacks as Brutus makes his way through the jungle in an attempt to escape former subjects who have rebelled ag... View more info

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The Forest Lovers

By: Hewlett, Maurice

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co.: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed Maurice Hewlett

Seller ID: xz98


'The Forest Lovers' is set in France during the Romantic era, and the experiences of Prosper le Gai in the mysterious forest of Morgraunt. Prosper is a happy-go-lucky guy intent only upon adventure. A confirmed bachelor, happenstance suddenly compels him to marry a poor servant-girl in order to rescue her from being hanged as a witch, or handed over to a false monk. In the end his wife, Isoult la DesireƩ, proves to be the long-lost daughter of the Countess Isabel, ... View more info