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Books About Books: A Bio-Bibliography for Collectors

By: Webber, Winslow L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Hale, Cushman & Flint: 1937

Edition: First printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1293


Webber, Winslow L. Books About Books: A Bio-Bibliography for Collectors. Boston: Hale, Cushman & Flint, 1937, first printing. Hardcover with jacket, 18 by 25.3 cm, 168 pp. Very good with light, even yellowing, jacket is good with edge wear and chips, sun darkening on spine, and a few scuff marks. There are a couple small spots of skinning on the ffep, including one spot that partially peeled off the first letter of “For” in the inscription. Inscribed and signed ... View more info

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Index: The Colophon 1930-1935, Volumes I, II, III, IV, V

By: Winterich, John; Peter Beilenson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Metuchen, New Jersey, Scarecrow Reprint Corp: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1349


Winterich, John; Peter Beilenson. Index: The Colophon 1930-1935, Volumes I, II, III, IV, V. Metuchen, New Jersey: Scarecrow Reprint Corp., 1967 (originally printed by Pynson Printers in 1935). Navy cloth with gilt spine titles, 15.5 by 23.3 cm, 48 pp. plus a 135-page index. Light rubbing on the lower corners. Includes “A History of the Quarterly” by Winterich, and “A Listing of Types & Papers” by Beilenson. View more info

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An Introduction to the Literature of Vertebrate Zoology, Based Chiefly on the Titles in the Blacker Library of Zoology, The Emma Shearer Wood Library of Ornithology, The Bibliotheca Osleriana, and Other Libraries of McGill University, Montreal

By: Wood, Casey A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press: 1931

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 1358


Wood, Casey A. An Introduction to the Literature of Vertebrate Zoology, Based Chiefly on the Titles in the Blacker Library of Zoology, The Emma Shearer Wood Library of Ornithology, The Bibliotheca Osleriana, and Other Libraries of McGill University, Montreal. London: Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press, 1931, first edition. Blue buckram with gilt spine titles, 23 by 29 cm, color frontis of a dodo, xix 643 pp. Minor corner bumping and wear to the boards. Some un... View more info

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A Keepsake from The Fales Library, New York University - Ernest Hemingway

By: [Ernest Hemingway] New York University

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, NYU: 1966

Seller ID: 1343


[Ernest Hemingway] New York University. A Keepsake from The Fales Library, New York University. New York: New York University, 1966. One sheet, folded, 15.2 by 22.8 cm. Very good with light handling creases. A keepsake “on the occasion of a presentation of a gift of books and manuscripts by De Coursey Fales, Esq., 18 January 1966” which, when open, depicts “a drawing and inscription by Ernest Hemingway done of the flyleaf of a copy of Torrents of Spring (1926... View more info

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Presenting The Colophon New Series - 1935 Prospectus

By: [The Colophon] Adler, Elmer, et al.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Colophon: 1935

Seller ID: 1341


[The Colophon] Adler, Elmer, et al. Presenting The Colophon New Series. New York: The Colophon, nd (early 1935). Staple-bound, card wraps, 15.5 by 23.5 cm, 12 pp. including covers. Light wear at the corners. A beautifully illustrated and typically humorous prospectus advertising the 1935 “New Series” Colophon, “Let’s cut the cake first … Here’s the prize, the icing of the whole occasion. The Colophon goes on…” (eph) First Edition. View more info