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Richard Estes : The Complete Paintings, 1966-1985

By: Richard Estes; Louis K. Meisel

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 78ooo

Condition: Near Fine


Signed By Richard Estes and Louis Meisel. Estes uses photography as a starting point for painting. He goes out and takes dozens of photographs of the same thing from different angles - street corners, diners, reflections on plate glass windows - then he cuts, pastes and manipulates the pictures. Finally, at his easel, he tries to make his painting as faithful to the photos as he can. "Often he's putting two and three photographs together in order to create a complete... View more info

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Robert Frost

By: Robert Frost - The Augustan Books of Poetry

Price: $1,700.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd.: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: jhy247

Condition: Very Good


First state binding. First edition thus. A scarce piece of Frost ephemera seldom seen inscribed by Frost. Included with the pamphlet is the mailer, stamped 1961, from the Brick Row Book Shop during its Austin TX period. Housed in a custom made cloth covered board binder that presents well. View more info

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Saints And Villains

By: Denise GIARDINA [signed]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: dg02

ISBN: 0393045714

Condition: Near Fine


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Sammy Kaye's Sunday Serenade Book of Poetry Volume 1 & 2 - Inscribed

By: Kaye, Sammy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Republic Music Corp.: 0

Inscription: Inscribed By Sammy Kaye

Seller ID: 13qqe

Condition: Very Good


Sammy Kaye (1910 - 1987) was an American bandleader and songwriter, whose tag line, "Swing and sway with Sammy Kaye", became one of the most famous of the Big Band Era. His signature tune was "Harbor Lights". A leader of one of the so-called "Sweet" bands of the Big Band Era, he made a large number of records for the top labels, including RCA Victor and Columbia. He was also huge on radio and on the concert touring circuit. Handsome set of this po... View more info

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Sculpture 1987-1990

By: Julian Schnabel

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York, Pace Gallery: 1990

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: vv43

Condition: Very Good


Julian Schnabel is an American painter and filmmaker. In the 1980s, Schnabel received international media attention for his "plate paintings"- large-scale paintings set on broken ceramic plates. Schnabel directed Before Night Falls, which became Javier Bardem's breakthrough Academy Award-nominated role, and The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, which was nominated for four Academy Awards. He has won the award for best director at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival. House... View more info

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Search for a Method

By: Sartre, Jean-Paul

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1963

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: kjk94

Condition: Very Good


One of the 20th century's mos influential philosophers and writers, posits an essay that seeks to reconcile Marxism with existentialism. Exploring the complicated relationship the two philosophical schools of thought have with one another, Sartre proposes that the two are in fact compatible and complimentary towards one another. An important work of leftist philosophy, Search for a Method is a major influence on current perceptions of existentialism and Marxism. View more info

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Seven Keys To Baldpate

By: Biggers, Earl Derr

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlop: 1913

Inscription: Inscribed By Earl Derr Biggers

Seller ID: 128vul

Condition: Very Good


A famous author comes to a summer mountain resort in the dead of winter determined to find peace and quiet to write his next book. But before his first night is out, a steady stream of unexpected visitors begin to fill the hotel... men and women with stories of love, loss, and flight... none of them telling the truth. Before the week is out, there will be gunfire, bribery, fights in the snow, and hidden truths unmasked. "Seven Keys to Baldpate" is a mystery that ... View more info

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Shekinah

By: Evelyn Whitell

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, DeVorss & Co., Publishers: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Evelyn Whitell

Seller ID: gyg19

Condition: Very Good


She·ki·nah noun: Shekinah In Jewish and Christian theology, the glory of the divine presence, conventionally represented as light or interpreted symbolically (in Kabbalism as a divine feminine aspect). Shekinah is the prophesy of a seer who has received the vision of the Golden Age. A life of new beauty and joy is unfolded as you follow Shekinah through her experiences on this earth. View more info

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Sincerely Ronald Reagan

By: Reagan, Ronald; Irene Von Damm

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Illinois, Green Hill Publishers: 1976

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: yzz163

ISBN: 0916054055

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Ronald Reagan on front blank paper. Notation by Mel Hancock stating that Ronald Reagan signed the book at the Republican State Convention in Springfield, MO. in June,1976. Hancock went on to become a four term congressman from Missouri. View more info

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Sing a Song of Safety

By: Irving Caesar, Gerald Marks

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Irving Caesar: 1937

Inscription: Inscribed By Irving Caesar

Seller ID: bg08

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed on the half title page. View more info

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Sister Age

By: Fisher, M. F. K.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1983

Inscription: Signed M.F.K. Fisher

Seller ID: 66fg

ISBN: 0394530667

Condition: Near Fine


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Solon H. Borglum / A Man Who Stands Alone

By: A. Mervyn DAVIES

Price: $50.00

Publisher: CT, Pequot Press: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 40hzh

Condition: Fair


Inscribed by Monica Borglum Davies; Sculptor's daughter & author's wife. Covers are mottled by damp, else square and tight. View more info

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Speech of Mr. Webster of Massachusetts on the Subject of the Three Millions Appropriation and the Loss of the Approprations Bill for Fortifications of the Last Session. Delivered in the Senate of the United States January 14, 1836

By: Daniel Webster [Inscribed]

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Gales and Seaton: 1836

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 145v

Condition: Very Good


16 pp. original self-wrappers, stitched as issued. Slight creasing to edged, else a very good copy. Scarce. Inscribed by Webster on the front wrapper, "R.M. Sherman From the Author, Feb. 16, 1836." American imprints 42372. Sabin 102297. Housed in a custom-made binder. View more info

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Stern

By: Bruce J. Friedman

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed By Bruce J. Friedman

Seller ID: bjf12

Condition: Very Good


Friedman's first novel, Stern, is most often considered as a contribution to the emergence of "black humor" in American fiction.Stern is an existential comedy about the angst of Jewish assimilation. The novel's title character finds himself in alien territory- the American suburbs-confused and beset by a series of humiliations he struggles to understand. The story of his misadventures is funny, but in the way the plays of Beckett and Ionesco are funny, in a detac... View more info

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Summer and Smoke

By: Williams, Tennessee

Price: $700.00

Publisher: New York, Signet Books # D2019: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 85hgo

Condition: Very Good


One of Tennessee Williams' most subtle and tender works, Summer and Smoke explores the conflict between the hedonistic body and the lofty spirit. Set in Mississippi, Alma Winemiller, the minister's daughter, has grown up loving the boy who lives next door: John Buchanan, the doctor's son, is a wild, adventurous, mischievous pleasure seeker. He spends the hot Mississippi summers drinking, gambling, and romancing. His only religion is the anatomy chart on his wall, and wha... View more info

SuperJoe - The Joe Namath Story

By: Joe Namath [ Larry Bortstein ]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlop: 1969

Inscription: Signed By Joe Nameth

Seller ID: jn11

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Joe Nameth on the half title page. View more info

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Tales of Old Flatbush

By: John J. Snyder

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Brooklyn NY, John J. Snyder: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By John J. Snyder

Seller ID: 29pxv

Condition: Very Good


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The Architecture of Bridges

By: Elizabeth Mock

Price: $115.00

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed By Elixabeth Mock

Seller ID: 34oop

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth titled in white. Photo illustrated dust jacket. 128 pp. 170 black and white illustrations. Approx.8.5x11 inches. This picture-book traces the history of bridges in terms of the four materials -- stone, wood, metal and reinforced concrete, showing how each material suggests its own characteristic and effective treatment; how stone-builders lightened and articulated the massive Roman arch; how other builders have dealt with wood as vines, as sticks and now as l... View more info

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The Art of Baton Spinning - Volume 1- Elementary

By: C.W.BENNER [signed] and Paul Painter

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago, Gamble Hinged Music Company: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Chas. W. Benner

Seller ID: bh8g

Condition: Very Good


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The Art of Dreaming

By: Castaneda, Carlos

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, Easton Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: taod324

Condition: Fine


The eighth book about Castaneda's apprenticeship with the Yaqui Indian sorcerer Don Juan Matus. Castaneda maintains his vivid sense of wonder as Don Juan escorts him into a new world of mystery and magic; he offers a crisp presentation of esoteric ideas. Taking control of one's dreams, says Don Juan, is the key to a sorcerer's power. But what kind of sorcerer? Don Juan makes a distinction between the ancients, who manipulated the world for personal power, and moderns-- s... View more info

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The Art of Handgun Shooting

By: Captain Charles Askins Jr.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, A.S. Barnes & Co.: 1941

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: cfg38

Condition: Very Good


Charles Askins, Jr., was an American lawman, US Army officer, and writer. He served in law enforcement -US Forest Service and Border Patrol- in the American Southwest prior to the Second World War. Askins was controversial for the relish with which he described the numerous fatal shootings in his law enforcement and military careers, stating he had killed 27 men. Because he was involved in numerous shootouts along the US - Mexico border, and due to his stated practice o... View more info

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The Big Kill

By: Mickey Spillane

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Signet Books #915: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Mickey Spillane

Seller ID: 30po

Condition: Fair


The rain clawed at the windows of the bar. Hammer was angry and wanted to be left alone. But when he sees a desperate guy abandon his kid in a bar just to step outside and get blown away, Hammer's mood switches from bad to worse. By the time he reaches the dead body, he knows he will have to pound his way through a world of thugs and wiseguys to find out how a reformed ex-con got desperate enough to die like that. What Hammer doesn't know is how a beautiful woman wil... View more info

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The Bobby Unser Story

By: Scalzo, Joe; Unser, Bobby

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Doubleday & Company: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Bobby Unser

Seller ID: bu21

ISBN: 0385134363

Condition: Near Fine


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The Careless Clock

By: Mark Van Doren [signed]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Wm. Sloane: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: mvd5

Condition: Very Good


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The Case of the Dubious Bridegroom

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books Inc.: 1953

Inscription: Signed Erle Stanley Gardner

Seller ID: 10pba

Condition: Very Good


Perry returns to his office late one night and finds an attractive woman climbing into his balcony window. She claims to be Virginia Colfax, the secretary of Ed Garvin who has an office next door to Perry's. Ms. Colfax says that she climbed into Perry's office in order to escape from Garvin's hot tempered wife but Perry later learns that Garvin is married to two women. Garvin and second wife Lorrie are sent to Mexico by Perry until he can clear up the matter but when Gar... View more info

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The Case of the Sleepwalker's Niece

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books Inc.: 1956

Inscription: Signed Erle Stanley Gardner

Seller ID: mv11

Condition: Very Good


A man's wife is divorcing him after he is caught sleep walking with a knife near her bed. When his stepbrother is found dead stabbed with the knife, he is charged with murder and is accused of using his sleepwalking as a cover-up. Adapted from the novel, and aired on CBS in 1957 on the Perry Mason TV series. View more info

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The Chinese Parrot

By: Biggers, Earl Derr

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: New York, Collier Books: 1926

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: mlfd87

Condition: Very Good


The Chinese Parrot (1926) is the second novel in the Charlie Chan series of mystery novels by Earl Derr Biggers. It is the first in which Chan travels from Hawaii to mainland California, and involves a crime whose exposure is hastened by the death of a parrot. The story concerns a valuable string of pearls which is purchased by a wealthy and eccentric financier. The handsome young son of the jeweler is assigned to shepherd the transfer of the pearls to the financier's va... View more info

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The Diner's Companion

By: Maurice C. Dreicer

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1955

Inscription: Inscribed By Maurice Dreicer

Seller ID: xox10

Condition: Very Good


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The Divine Comedy - In Three Volumes

By: Baskin, Leonard; Dante Alighieri, Translated By Thomas G. Bergin

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, Grossman Publishers: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 164ooo

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed presentation by Leonard Baskin on ffe of volume I. Laid in is Yale University's invitation to the opening of the exhibition concerning the making of this Grossman edition of 'The Divine Comedy'. Three volumes housed in an slipcase. View more info

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The Dragon Murder Case Signed

By: S. S. Van Dine

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribners Sons: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed By S. S. Van dine

Seller ID: 147vvy

Condition: Very Good


The Dragon Murder Case is a 1934 mystery film adaptation of the novel of the same name by S. S. Van Dine, starring Warren William as private detective Philo Vance; Warren William's first starring role. Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone for Warner Bros. Wonderful idea to give a party with people who dislike each other. Late at night everyone decides to go into the pool, except Stamm, who is drunk. Montague dives in as does Greeff and Leland, but only Greeff and Leland com... View more info