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        THE BEST OF PHILIP JOSÉ FARMER; PEARLS FROM PEORIA; UP FROM THE BOTTOMLESS PIT AND OTHER STORIES; THE OTHER IN THE MIRROR; THE EVIL IN PEMBERLEY HOUSE, with CHAPBOOK

      Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 A six volumes uniformly numbered 69. The first five volumes are signed by Farmer. The Evil in Pemberley House is signed by Eckert. Limited to 100 copies of The Best of Philip José Farmer, and Pearls from Peoria; 125 copies of Venus on the Half Shell, and The Other in the Mirror; 200 copies of The Eveil in Pemberley House; 250 copies of Up From the Bottomless Pit. All are fine copies, within fine and bright dust jackets, except for the chapbook which is in wrappers. The first five books are in the publisher's slipcases, The Evil.. was issued without a slipcase. A very handsome set.. Signed. First editions, first printings. Hardcovers.

      [Bookseller: Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books]
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        FTW (Signed Limited Edition)

      JMC & GHB Editions New York: JMC & GHB Editions, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Number 13 of only 20 slipcased copies. A collection of images of the punk environment in Southern California in the early 1980's that Richardson was a part of. A very fine copy in a fine dust jacket and in a very near fine slipcase. Includes two original photographs, one in color and one in black and white, both of which have been signed and numbered by Richardson who has additionally signed the book on the colophon page. At publisher price.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA ]
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        Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

      UK: Harvill. London, Harvill, 2006. Hardback First Edition and First Impression. A limited edition from Blackwell's bookshop denoted by a specially-designed and signed plate. Numbered 70/85. A fine copy. . Fine. Hardback. Limited Edition. 2006.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        Holy Bible Featuring a Fore-Edge Painting by Melody Krafft

      San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2006. Thus. Hardcover Hardcover. Fine. (Bible) (Fore-Edge Painting) The Holy Bible - Revised Standard Version, Second Catholic Edition. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2006. Octavo (9.25 x 6.25), faux brown leather with gilt decoration. A one of a kind bible featuring a fore-edge painting by Melody Krafft! The delicate painting depicts the Archangel Ariel, protector of nature. Near Fine condition.

      [Bookseller: Yeomans in the Fork]
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        The Luttrell Psalter

      London: The Folio Society, 2006. Limited numbered edition. "A complete facsimile edition of unparalleled magnificence" . Over 600-pages of coloured illuminations. Folio (14 x 9 3/4 inches), 624-pages. Publisher's full blue finest grade Nigerian goatskin, blocked with a design by David Eccles using gold, silver and coloured foils, all edges gilt, 2 bound-in silk bookmarks. The binding design using motifs from the Psalter and the Luttrell coat of arms of six martlets argent. Presented in a hand-made solander box, with a leather label, the Psalter is accompanied by Professor Michelle P. Brown's fascinating scholarly commentary, in a compartment within the case. Fine in fine solander case. Published at £1090.00 but now out of print. Weight overall 8kg.

      [Bookseller: Bristow and Garland]
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        Inheritance of Loss, The

      England, London: Hamish Hamilton, 2006. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Unread, unopened, brodart cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Flat signed by author

      [Bookseller: The Last Word]
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        The Colonial Laws of New York from the Year 1664 to the Revolution

      2006. [Lincoln, Charles Zebina, Johnson, William H., Northrup, Ansel Judd, Compilers]. The Colonial Laws of New York from the Year 1664 to the Revolution, Including the Charters to the Duke of York, The Commissions and Instructions to Colonial Governors, The Duke's Laws, The Laws of the Dongan and Leisler Assemblies, The Charters of Albany and New York and the Acts of the Colonial Legislatures from 1691 to 1775 Inclusive. Transmitted to the legislature by the Commissioners of Statutory Revision, Pursuant to Chapter 125 of the Laws of 1891. Albany: James B. Lyon, 1894. Five volumes. xxi, 1092; 1113; 1181, 1187; 931 pp. Reprinted 2006, 2011 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584775966. ISBN-10: 1584775963. Hardcover 5 vol. set. New. * Reprint of the first edition. With indexes. An excellent resource for students of colonial law, this is a complete compilation of New York colonial laws. It contains complete texts of all acts printed in every compilation from the 1694 edition by Bradford to the 1775 edition by Hugh Gaine. These texts have been compared and corrected in reference to the original parchment law-rolls in the state library. This collection provides unparalleled insights into the colony's legal, political and social history. Searchable DVD sold separately,

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        A Dictionary of the English Language: in Which the Words Are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers. To Which Are Prefixed, A History of the Language, and An English Grammar. [ 2 vols, complete set - Johnson's Dictionary]

      The Folio Society , 2006. Limited Edition 462 of 1000 copies.. Leather binding. . As new condition. . Accompanying pamphlet is heavily underlined but the books and slip case are perfect. Set is as described - all defects and marks are noted. A lovely collectible copy.

      [Bookseller: Harvest Book Co]
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        Disasters of Love: A Defense of Delilah

      Hadley, MA: Double Elephant Press, 2006. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Buckram cloth boards, marbled paper, cork, wood, cloth and paper onlays/decorative elements, cut-throughs and folded-paper elements, binding in the coptic style forms a closing box (with the lid forming an easel). fo. np. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Numbered limited edition, this being 56 of 60. The book contains a poem, lithographs & intaglios, the works of Michael Kuch. With iambic verse & Chaucerian rime, seventy stanzas retell the Biblical tale of Samson in Delilah's voice. This shift in vantage recasts details minutely, refuting her guilt & shedding light on the strife in contemporary Palestine. ... Judges is incorporated into these intaglios. The book's images reference art historical works. In one based on Kollowitz's prints, Hebrew scripture is woven upon a loom. Between the columns of the text, twelve lithographs from stone deptict the brutish Samson engaged in his Herculean labors. Printed on translucent flax over Piranesian ruins, the last two columns crumble." (prospectus).Letterpress work by Art Larson, lithographs pulled by Tim Sheesley, intaglios by Art Larson, type set and cast by Julia Ferrari and Dan Carr, bound by Barry Spence.

      [Bookseller: Lux Mentis, Booksellers]
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        The Luttrell Psalter.

      London: The Folio Society, 2006.. Limited numbered edition. "A complete facsimile edition of unparalleled magnificence" . Over 600-pages of coloured illuminations. Folio (14 x 9 3/4 inches), 624-pages. Publisher's full blue finest grade Nigerian goatskin, blocked with a design by David Eccles using gold, silver and coloured foils, all edges gilt, 2 bound-in silk bookmarks. The binding design using motifs from the Psalter and the Luttrell coat of arms of six martlets argent. Presented in a hand-made solander box, with a leather label, the Psalter is accompanied by Professor Michelle P. Brown's fascinating scholarly commentary, in a compartment within the case. Fine in fine solander case. Published at £1090.00 but now out of print. Weight overall 8kg.

      [Bookseller: Bristow & Garland]
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        WAR AND PEACE (LEATHER BOUND) (FINE FACSIMILE EDITION IN BOX)

      Folio Society. Fine. 2006. Hardcover. Book is in like new condition with slipcase. .

      [Bookseller: New Boston Fine and Rare Books]
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        Richard Meier Museums

      New York: Rizzoli, 2006. First Edition of this monograph that details the museum projects undertaken by Richard Meier. Folio. Original boards. Signed by Richard Meier. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Richard Meier won both the Pritzker Prize (1984) and the AIA Gold Medal (1997). He has built the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, the City Hall and Central Library, and The Hague Getty Center, Los Angeles. Meier builds onto the style of the mid-20th century architects. The early work of Le Corbusier is a particular inspiration, and most of Meier's work has been inspired by Corbusier's idea, more at least, than anyone. Of course, Meier expanded from his predecessor. Some examples are the Villa Savoye and the Swiss Pavilion.

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        United States Patents Quarterly 1st 1-231 lacking 7 bks USPQ 2d 1-70

      2006. United States Patents Quarterly [1st]. Washington: Bureau of National Affairs. Vols. 1 to 231 (1929-1986), LACKING 7 books: Vols. 47, 69, 70, 71, 83, 102 & 155. [with] U.S.P.Q. Cumulative Index Digest. Vols. 1-231, in 20 books. [with] United States Patent Quarterly 2d. Vols. 1 to 70 (1987-2004) [with] United States Patent Quarterly 2d. Cumulative Index Digest. Vols. 1 to 40; 45-56; 61-64 (1987-2002) in 14 softbound vols. Together 328 books. Ex-private law library. Early vols. with moderate to heavy shelf wear with some chipping spins. Stamped inside with card pockets. See digital image. Publisher's Price USD 5,936. * Premier research tool on Intellectual Property law and indispensable in a patent library. Unique in that it prints many "manuscript" decisions which are nowhere else published. These Patent Office decisions are not printed in the Commissioner's decisions, but are often referred to by the examiners. The publisher is permanently out-of-print of 17 volumes of this title.

      [Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.]
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        Israfel

      London: Spoon Print Press. 2006. Limited Edition. Wrappers. Wrappers with jacket with jacket decorated with collage of printed elements making an image of the angel Israfel with music coming out of his mouth, the jacket has a little finger soiling around its margins and light wear to its edges, title page printed in blue and red, the next page has an image of a quill pen with the name Israfel signed, the next is an image of a braid of hair tied with a treble clef, the next page is an image of an angel playing a lute and on the facing page is an image of a lute the centre of which opens to reveal the text of Poe's poem, on the verso is an image of a boy standing on a star and pointing to the heavens and the facing page has a repeat of the image from the front of the jacket, following that is the colophon where an angels wing made of embossed paper lifts up to reveal the limitation, this being copy No.2 of an edition of 14, the colophone is signed by the artist. The images are linocuts printed in rich reds yellows and blues. , Folio 13" - 23" tall .

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        Le opere - Twenty-One Volume Set (Complete Works)

      Milano: Il Sole 24 ORE S.p.A.. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. A special set published exclusively by Il Sole 24 ORE and comprising the complete works of Milo Manara. The set includes twenty-one hardcover volumes in dustjackets, each one with brief introductory essays, bibliographical notes and/or sketches and pin-ups. The stories are: Viaggio a Tulum, Il viaggio di G. Mastorna detto Fernet, Tutto ricominciò con un'estate indiana, Le avventure di H. P. e Giuseppe Bergman, Sognare forse... (le avventure orientali di Giuseppe Bergman), Un autore in cerca di sei personaggi, Dies irae (le avventure africane di Giuseppe Bergman), Le avventure metropolitane di Giuseppe Bergman, L'odissea di Bergman, El Gaucho (with Hugo Pratt), Lo scimmiotto, L'uomo di carta, L'abominevole uomo delle nevi, Il gioco 1, Il gioco 2, Il profumo dell'invisibile, Candid camera, L'asino d'oro, Gulliveriana, Kamasutra, Rivoluzione, Fuga da Piranesi, Appuntamento fatale e altri racconti, 46 (with Valentino Rossi), La parola alla giuria e altre storie, Storie brevi anni '70, Jolanda de Almaviva, Il pittore e la modella. The volumes measure 22.5x29.5 cm. The average condition is near fine/fine with light rubbing to the black dustjackets as is common with these titles. Volume 19 has a short closed tear to upped edge of front panel and a bruised lower corner. In the Italian language. Adults only. An extraordinary set from one of the most beloved Italian comic artists. ; Quarto .

      [Bookseller: Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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        TAKASHI HOMMA: TOKYO AND MY DAUGHTER - DELUXE LIMITED SIGNED AND NUMBERED EDITION WITH A SIGNED COLOR PHOTOGRAPH

      (HOMMA, TAKASHI). Homma, Takashi. TAKASHI HOMMA: TOKYO AND MY DAUGHTER - DELUXE LIMITED SIGNED AND NUMBERED EDITION WITH A SIGNED COLOR PHOTOGRAPH. Signed by the Photographer - with a Color Print. NP (Zurich, SWITZERLAND): Nieves, 2006. First Edition 1/50 Deluxe. 8vo. Pictorial Wrappers. Photography Monograph. As New. np (32pp), profusely illustrated in color + color covers. Text in English. In a protective clear acetate dustwrapper. "Tokyo and My Daughter" is the slender, charming 2006 book of photographs by Takashi Homma of his daughter, apartment, and Tokyo environs. A pristine copy of the deluxe edition limited to fifty numbered copies only BOLDLY SIGNED WITH A SMALL DRAWING OF THE SUN by Takashi Homma in silver marker on the rear cover with a 6 x 8 3/4" SIGNED AND NUMBERED color photograph of an interior image that does not appear in the book laid in, as issued. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 3-905714-10-8 Inventory Number: 020115&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Doug + Mike Starn: alleverythingthatisyou [WITH] Starn Twins, New Works: November 7-30, 1989

      Aspen, Colorado: Baldwin Gallery, 2006. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to (quarto). TWO BOOKS: Quarter-bound raw boards with printed dust jacket and printed mylar overwrap; unpaginated; copy #192 of a limited edition of 1000. Book is fine, without flaw, appearing as new. The jacket, which was inkjet-printed and assembled with tape by the Starns at their studio in Brooklyn, making each individual copy unique, has a light scratch on the rear panel, else fine; the printed mylar overwrap also has a long light scratch on the rear panel (but, to quote the copyright page: "Folds and 'damage' are to be expected. Duh."). Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name at the Baldwin Gallery, the book consists of numerous images of snowflakes (many taken with a specially developed microscope camera, allowing the artists to explore the crystalline structures of the flakes), plus an essay, and a poem by Katz. Two foldout spreads complete the book. Visually stunning and emotionally provocative. Selected as one of photo-eye's best books of 2006. OFFERED WITH: Starn Twins, New Works: November 7-30, 1989. Cream wraps, unpaginated, but 22 pp. A touch of soiling, else fine. A catalogue issued in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name by the Akira Ikeda Gallery, Tokyo. With biography and bibliography.

      [Bookseller: Barnes & Noble Collectibles NYC]
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        DOUG + MIKE STARN: ALLEVERYTHINGTHATISYOU - WITH AN ORIGINAL INK-JET PRINT

      (STARN, MIKE AND DOUG). Katz, Vincent. DOUG + MIKE STARN: ALLEVERYTHINGTHATISYOU - WITH AN ORIGINAL INK-JET PRINT. Aspen, CO: Baldwin Gallery, 2006. First Edition 1/1000. 4to. Boards in Dust Jacket. Photography Monograph. Near Fine/Fine. np, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. Limited to one thousand copies only, this is the beautifully appointed catalogue issued in conjunction with a 2006 Baldwin Gallery exhibition of photographically based works depicting snowflakes by Doug and Mike Starn - aka The Starn Twins. Its elegant rice paper dust jacket is in fact an original graphic also depicting snowflakes; about which the colophon notes that "each book is finished with a unique ink-jet cover. Printed, taped and numbered at the Starn's studio in Brooklyn, NY. Folds and 'damage' are to be expected, duh". A most handsome example (#439/1000) showing the discreet blindstamp of a previous owner on the front free endpaper whose jacket and printed clear acetate wrapper are immaculate. It has been priced accordingly. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 0-9671449-4-9 Inventory Number: 021610&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        GODOT: AN IMAGINARY STAGING OF "WAITING FOR GODOT"

      Arion Press 2006 - An "As New" hardcover copy in slipcase, Limited to 300 copies; Signed by the artist with 50 hand colored prints. Included with this book is the Special edition of Waiting for Godot by Beckett. This hardcover is in like new condition and published by Grove Press. = WE BOX AND SHIP ALL BOOKS WITH USPS TRACKING. = WE HAVE BEEN BUYING AND SELLING USED BOOKS FOR OVER 34 YEARS. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Booklegger's Used Books ABAA]
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        The Man Who Was There

      First edition 1st printing, Fine minus book with push at top of spine and lightly bumped top corner, bookseller notations and price in light pencil on front end page; in a Near Fine jacket with light edge and corner wear, slight color loss, couple of tiny chips, soiled along edges of back panel and flaps. Signed by Morris on front end page. Morris’ second novel. Clipped listing from Robert Dagg Rare Books, San Francisco, Summer 2006 catalogue is laid-in and notes – The author’s own copy with his early owner signature on flyleaf.

      [Bookseller: Squid Ink Books]
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        WHORE BIOGRAPHIES, 1700-1825; (8 VOL SET, Pt.1 & Pt.2,)

      Pickering & Chatto, London 2006 - DESCRIPTION: 8 Volume Set, HB, maroon cloth w/teal spine labels, 8vo 9-1-8 x 6. COMMENTS: Volume #8 is the Index. This is an unopened/unread set. Weight is 12 lbs. extra postage required. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Amber Unicorn Books ABAA]
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        Eleven Blowups

      Paris: Bookstorming, 2006 Hardcover SIGNED. Fine/As New. BOOKS SHIP THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY, WRAPPED IN PADDING, IN A BOX. Cover, 3 text pages, 11 color plates and one half-page, stapled to a piece of masonite, as issued; 12 x 9.5 inches. SIGNED BY RISTELHUEBER and numbered on the half-page, #81 from an edition limited to 120 copies. There were an additional 12 copies issued in a clamshell box with a print. Using video images from explosions in Iraq, and combining them with images she had taken in earlier conflicts around the world, Ristelhueber has created a "vision of history as chaos that has haunted me since I worked in Beirut in 1982."

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        The Near Woods. Images and Design by Charles Hobson

      San Francisco, CA: Pacific Editions. 2006. One of 26 lettered copies, each lettered (a to z) and signed in pencil by the author, Barry Lopez, and the artist, Charles Hobson from a total edition of 26+ copies which includes a few artist proof copies. Page size: 10 by 7 inches; 10pp; with double-page fold out containing a montotype image with pastel on German Etching paper reproduced as a digital pigment print that has been hand-colored with pastel and acrylic paint by the artist, titled "dream bear," and another another single page image on the verso of the fold of a standing bear, the two images signed in pencil by Charles Hobson. & Bound by Charles Hobson and Alice Shaw in original paper over boards bound in, the paper a reproduction of a drawing used to establish land grants in California, "Dosino del Rancho San Miguelito," circa 1841, reproduced with the permission of The Bancroft Library, is on a tan ground with images of trees, bears, rocks, housed, water, and roads all in tans and grays with blue and red and brown criscrossing the image which extends across both panels, buff label printed in black with title and author&#39;s name, new. A small vignette from the paper, that with the bear on two legs reaching for something in a tree, is collaged on second half-title and . The text was printed letterpress by Jerry Reddan who also printed 165 copies in 2005, bound in wrappers and not signed by either the author or artist, and without the images by Charles Hobson. At that time, these 26 lettered copies were left unbound for this special edition from Pacific Editions.& Barry Lopez&#39; story was first published in "Seneca Review" in 2000. It opens, "A bear came last night. It came down through the trees into the clearing around the house, most certainly in the bright moonlight." With this, the reader / viewer enters that elusive and magic space between the wild, deep woods and the civilized space of the humans. And, we are left wondering about the nature of knowledge and man&#39;s relationship to other living creatures on this planet. The bear, as imagined by Mr. Hobson, is certainly feral; but by placing him against a page of script which he almost totally obliviates, we wonder what he knows that we don&#39;t. A haunting story well served by the design and images of Charles Hobson. <br>See an <A HREF= http://www.bookrouter.com/im/juvelisbks/9831.jpg >Image.</A><br>

      [Bookseller: Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.]
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        The Road

      New York: Knopf, 2006. Uncorrected Proof. Paperback. as new. Paperback. Uncorrected Proof. A close to fine book in a blue, illustrated wrappers. This is the uncommon, uncorrected proof of McCarthy&#39;s most recent novel, a best-seller that won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and that has been turned into a movie starring Vigo Mortenson. An unread copy with faint evidence of sticker removal on the front cover and a faint crease to the back cover.

      [Bookseller: Sawtooth Books]
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        Twenty Poems of London (Designer Binding)

      Tern Press limited edition designer binding 2006 - Limited edition: 30 copies only, this one numbered 25, and signed by the late Mary and Nicholas Parry of Tern Press. Gurney's poems capture the essence of early 20th century London, and the black and white photographs that accompany the poems reflect the past, and in particular the changing moods of the capital city at that time.This is a designer bookbinding and the bookbinder, Stephen Conway, President of Designer Bookbinders, gained inspiration from both the poems and the way they were presented in the book. Quarter-leather binding with leather fore-edge strip, painted edges. Leather-jointed paste-paper doublures. Vellum panels with images and lettering underneath, present the title, 'London', across the front and rear boards. The overall effect is a counterpoint to the black and white images in the book. Red leather strips separate each panel and frame them within the fore edges of the book. Signed and dated by Conway 2011, the book is contained in an attractive suede lined half-leather solander box: red leather, with red/white veined marbled papers, embossed title on box spine. A beautiful and most collectable book. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Colin Neville, Woodbine Books PBFA, FPBA]
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        Book of Longing

      New York: Ecco Press, 2006. Signed by Leonard Cohen in pencil on the title page. He has added his personal "Order of the Unified Heart" stamp in red ink. First U.S. edition / First printing. White paper-covered spine, white paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. 

      [Bookseller: Orpheus Books]
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        Kinbaku Shamaki

      [Japan]: Eyecencia, c. 2006. Fine in photo-illustrated boards, string bound slipcase.. Limited Edition. Oblong leporello. Number 137 of 300 numbered copies; SIGNED by Araki as issued on a tipped-in sheet. A fabulous association copy, one of the best possible, SIGNED for Richard Prince with a traditional Arakiss self-portrait. Painted over bondage pictures: a wash of color, genitalia, and rope.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Harmonia Macrocosmica seu atlas universalis et novus, totius universi creati cosmographiam generalem, et novam

      Bln., Coron/Kindler 2006. [Famismile nach der Ausgabe: Amsterdam, Janssonius 1661]. 2°. (51 x 32 cm.). 8 Bll., 29 doppelbl.-gr., farb. Karten, 39 S. Mit 23 tlw. farb. Abb. (Kommentar). OLdr. auf 9 falschen Bünden. Mit reicher Goldprägung, punziertem Vollgoldschnitt. Tadellos, in neuwertigem Zustand. Originalgetreue Faksimile-Ausgabe aus der Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, Sign. gr. Fol. 3/497a. - Angeb. Kommentare v. Jürgen Hamel. - Die Tafeln zeigen: 1. Die ptolemäische Planisphäre, das ist die Maschinerie der Himmelskreise nach der Hypothese des Ptolemäus in einer ebenen Anordnung; 2. Das Szenarium des ptolemäischen Weltsystems; 3. Das Szenarium der Planetenkreise, die die Erde einschließen; 4. Die copernicanische Planisphäre, das ist das System der gesamten Weltschöpfung nach der Hypothes des Copernicus in der Ebene dargeboten; 5. Das Szenarium des copernicanischen System; 6. Die Brahesche Planisphäre, das ist der Bau der ganzen Welt nach der Hypothese des Tycho Brahe in einem ebenen Abriss dargestellt; 7. Das Szenarium des Weltbaus nach Tycho Brahe; 8. Die Planisphäre des Aratos, das ist das Gefüge der Himmelskreise nach der Hypothese des Aratos in ebener Ansicht; 9. Die Planisphäre des Aratos, das ist das Gefüge der Himmelskreise nach der Hypothese des Aratos in ebener Ansicht; 10. Die Größe der Himmelskörper; 11. Die Lage der von den Himmelskreisen umgebenen Erde; 12. Die Hemisphären, die den Einfluss auf die Bewegung und die Länge sowohl für die irdischen wie die himmlischen Sphären, der geraden wie der schiefen, und ebenso für die Sterne demonstrieren; 13. Die Hemisphäre des alten Weltkreises mit ihren Zonen und Kreisen sowie den Bereichen ihrer verschiedenen Bewohner; 14. Die herkömmliche ptolemäische Hypothese, wie sie die Bewegung der Planeten mit Exzentern und Epizykeln darstellt; 15. Das Bild der Aspekte der Planeten, der Oppositionen, Konjunktionen usw.; 16. Die Theorie der Sonnenbewegung mit einem exzentrischen Kreis ohne Epizykel; 17. Die spiralförmige Bewegung der Sonne um die Erde; 18. Die Theorie des Mondes, seine Bewegung auf einem exzentrischen Kreis und einem Epizykel darstellend; 19. Das Bild des Mondes, die verschiedenen Phasen und Aspekte des Mondes skizzierend; 20. Die Theorie der Bewegung der drei oberen Planeten; 21. Die Theorie der Bewegung von Venus und Merkur; 22. Des christlichen Sternhimmels erste Hemisphäre; 23. Des christlichen Sternhimmels zweite Hemisphäre; 24. Die nördliche Himmelshalbkugel nach der herkömmlichen Weise; 25. Die Szenerie der nördlichen Halbkugel des Himmels und der Erde; 26. Die nördliche Himmelshalbkugel mit darunter gelegter Halbkugel der Erde; 27. Die südliche Himmelshalbkugel nach der herkömmlichen Weise; 28. Die Szenerie der südlichen Halbkugel des Himmels und der Erde; 29. Die südliche Himmelshalbkugel in gleicher Proportion mit den Sphären der Erde Merkmale.

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        New Naturalist No. 100 WOODLANDS Leather Bound Limited Edition Number 65 of 100

      United Kingdom: Collins, 2006. First limited edition published to commorate the 100th title in the series, available, then, only via ballot. Leather bound in original brown cloth covered slip case, unmarked , fine. Contents as new, all edges gilt, signed by the author to a plate numbered 65 of 100 tipped onto the front free end paper. As new first limited leather bound edition numbered and signed.. Signed by Author. First Edition, Limited. Hard Cover. As New/No dust jacket. 8vo.

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        A Century with the Anglers&#39; Club. With Introduction, Essays and Artwork by Club Members

      New York: The Anglers&#39; Club of New York, 2006. (ANGLERS&#39; CLUB) First edition, no. 27 of 100 numbered deluxe copies. 8vo. With a special print of 4 flies numbered and signed by James Prosek in envelope laid in. 175, [1] pp. Printed at the Stinehour Press. Black morocco with onlaid Anglers&#39; Club logo on upper cover. Laid in cloth drop box, with blue leather label on upper cover stamped in gilt. Very Fine

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        Internal Revenue Cumulative Bulletins. 1954-1 to 2006-1, in 128 books

      2006. Internal Revenue Cumulative Bulletins. United States Treasury Department. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1954-1 to 2006-1, in 128 books. Complete. Ex-private law library, eight original paper issues, the balance hard cover. Very good. See digital image. Reprint Price

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        VISIONAIRE NO. 48: MAGIC

      (VISIONAIRE). Gan, Stephen, Editor. VISIONAIRE NO. 48: MAGIC. New York: Visionaire Publishing, 2006. First Edition 1/3000. Oblong 8vo. Unbound Cards, Boxed. Fashion Quarterly. As New/No Jacket - As Issued. Twenty-five individual 5 1/2 x 8 1/2" cardstock sheets printed with a lenticular process recto only, housed in a cardboard and plastic box. Published in an edition of three thousand copies, this is the forty-eighth installment of everyone&#39;s favorite long-running luxe fashion quarterly, For "Magic", Visionaire invited twenty-five film/video makers, photographers and artists to explore the "magic of motion". The resulting three-second clips were transformed into this collection of twenty-five cards using the latest in lenticular technology - a process that captures shifting motion when seen from different angles. The contributors include Doug Aitken, Pedro Almodovar, Sofia Coppola, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Framestore, Imaginary Forces, Spike Jonze, Nick Knight, Karl Lagerfeld, Mariko Mori, The Orphanage, Mark Romanek, Peter Saville, Stephane Sednaoui, Mario Sorrenti, Gus Van Sant, Viktor & Rolf, and Wong Kar Wai. "Remove them from the case, which features an 18-karat gold Van Cleef & Arpels Alhambra pendant on a silk ribbon, and tilt each one to and fro to watch it move!" Visionaire&#39;s own price for this quickly out-of-print back issue is $2,000.00. A pristine individually numbered copy still in the publisher&#39;s shipping box. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. 1-888645-57-1 Inventory Number: 020908&

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        The Lay of the Land - Broadside Excerpt (Signed Limited Edition)

      Oxford, MS: Square Books, 2006. Broadside, one of 300 non-numbered copies. While not called for, this copy is elegantly SIGNED by Richard Ford. A nicely-designed broadside excerpt from the author&#39;s book, "The Lay of the Land." Quite scarce.

      [Bookseller: Royal Books, Inc.]
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        Harrius Potter Et Camera Secretorum / Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

      Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Bloomsbury USA, 2006. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover w/ jacket. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed by the Author. Clean text. Unread. Lightest of toning to the text edges. Black boards & spine, gold spine lettering. Dust cover not price clipped. Spectacular copy. Extremely rare signed by the author.

      [Bookseller: Southern Books]
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        Tax Court Reports of the United States. Vols. 1 to 126 (1942-2006)

      2006 - Tax Court Reports of the United States. United States Tax Court. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office. Original tan cloth. Vols. 1 to 126 (1942-2006). Ex-private law firm library with stamps and labels at base of spine, else very good condition. See digital image. Reprint Price USD 4,320. * Reports of an independent executive agency created by the Revenue Acts and continued by the Revenue Codes. The Reports continued the Board of Tax Appeals Reports. Updated as released by the GPO. Standing order service available for future bound volumes as published. All individual volumes are also available. Most recent volumes published: Vol. 110 USD30; Vol. 111 USD21; Vol. 112 USD24; Vol. 113 USD35; Vol. 114 USD49; Vol. 115 USD49; Vol. 116 USD44; Vol. 117 USD33; Vol. 118 USD53.50; Vol. 119 USD34; Vol. 120 USD66: Vol. 121 USD34; Vol. 122 USD40; Vol. 123 USD40; Vol. 124 USD31; Vol. 125 USD ; Vol. 126 USD . [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        PHILIPS WOUWERMAN, The Horse Painter of the Golden Age.

      Editore: DAVACO Ghent 2006 2 Voll ril. in tela con sovr., cm 31x23, Vol. I: Testo, pp 591; Vol. II: Tavole, 100 tavv a colori e 781 b/n.

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        Owl and Friends (Birds on a Branch). [Original Watercolour]

      Vancouver: Charles Van Sandwyk Fine Arts 2006, Original watercolour. () Fine. Painting 10" X 6" in 21" X 16" decorative wooden frame (with beige matting). Original watercolour. Bright vibrant colours and beautiful details. Charles Van Sandwyk is a Vancouver artist and author who has attained renowned status and won numerous awards as a fantasy artist. His paintings can be found in the National Gallery of Canada and his illustrations are featured in such books as the Folio Society&#39;s "The Wind in the Willows" , & the Blue Fairy Book, as well as his own self published books such as: "Sketches from the Dream Island of Birds". Painting signed by the artist on bottom left. Canadian Artist . .

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        Peter Beard, Art Edition, No. 251&#150;2500

      Cologne: Taschen,, 2006. Folio (345 × 500 mm). Original half brown calf with burgundy cloth boards, photographic illustration to front board, titles to spine gilt, Japanese silk cotton endpapers. Housed in a matching cloth solander box lined with Japanese silk cotton. Complete with the companion catalogue raisonné volume: PB/2 in the original shrinkwrap. A fine copy in lightly scuffed slipcase. Limited to 2,250 individually numbered copies, each signed by Peter Beard. This copy with an additional illustration in black ink by Beard on the limitation page and inscribed "Montauk Pt. L. 1.

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        Feeling Material

      London: Sadler&#39;s Wells., 2006. Sheet size: 74 x 57 cm. Image size: 49 x 34.5 cm. Etching on wove paper. Excellent condition. Presented float mounted in a black frame with UV glass. Edition of 250. Signed and dated in pencil lower right by Gormley, numbered lower left.

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        LEROY GRANNIS: SURF PHOTOGRAPHY OF THE 1960S AND 1970S - DELUXE SIGNED, LIMITED COLLECTOR'S EDITION

      Benedikt Taschen Verlag, Koln, GERMANY 2006 - 278pp, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. Text in English, German and French. Limited to one thousand copies only, this signed and numbered first edition of Taschen's amazing Leroy Grannis tome is more than likely the most lavish surf photography book produced to date. "This collection, drawn from Grannis' personal archives, showcases an impressive selection of surf photographs-from the bliss of catching the perfect wave at San Onofre to dramatic wipeouts at Oahu's famed North Shore. An innovator in the field, Grannis suction-cupped a waterproof box to his board, enabling him to change film in the water and stay closer to the action than other photographers of the time. Equally notable is his work covering an emerging surf lifestyle, from surfer stomps and hoards of fans at surf contests to board-laden woody station wagons along the Pacific Coast Highway. It is in these iconic images that a sport still in its adolescence embodied the free-spirited nature of an era-a time before shortboards and celebrity endorsements, when surfing was at its bronzed best". Sold out long before publication, it lovingly reveals the kinder and gentler California surf scene of over a quarter century ago in hundreds of vintage images taken by one of the pioneers of the field. Mickey Dora, Greg Noll, Dewey Weber - they're all here! A pristine copy NUMBERED AND SIGNED by Leroy Grannis still shrinkwrapped in the publisher's printed shipping carton, as issued. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        SLAVA MOGUTIN: LOST BOYS

      New York City, NY: PowerHouse Books, 2006. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. New York City, NY: PowerHouse Books, 2006. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 144 pages. The photographer&#39;s breakthrough debut collection. One of the best erotic art photography titles of our time. Limited Slipcased Edition of 50 numbered and signed copies. Should not be confused with the regular trade edition. The edition is now very rare. A brilliant production by Slava Mogutin, Nicholas Weist, and Nick Vogelson: Oversize-volume format in oblong shape. Pale gray linen cloth boards with red titles embossed on the cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Slava Mogutin. Introduction by Dominic Johnson. Essay by Octavio Zaya. 8 X 10 inch color print encased in its own protective plastic sleeve and laid into the book. Matching pale-gray linen cloth slipcase. Red satin ribbon marker. Printed on thick coated stock paper in Italy to the highest standards. Without DJ, as issued. Presents one of the most daring collections of male nudes in recent memory. Slava Mogutin&#39;s greatest accomplishment is that at a time when sex pictures on the Internet have very quickly become mechanical, predictable, and boring, his photographs of Russian and European youths are unabashedly erotic and also moving without trying too hard to be either. "Provocative yet iconoclastic, his work transcends the conventions of male nude photography, confronting the viewer/voyeur with a raw style and new sensibility. A cross between pop culture and marginal kink, &#39;Lost Boys&#39; is a poetic and raunchy journey into different obsessions and fetishes of the cosmopolitan urban youth culture. Crimean rasta boys, Russian wrestlers, military cadets, German skinheads, and football hooligans are among the subjects of these incendiary but intimate portraits" (Publisher&#39;s blurb) . These youths may be "lost", but they are incredibly sexy, make Terry Richardson&#39;s models look timid and shy (or maybe Mogutin is just very persuasive) , and know exactly what it takes to arouse the most jaded viewer who thinks he has seen it all (all of Slava Mogutin&#39;s models are eighteen and older) . A brilliant debut, this is an absolute "must-have" title for Slava Mogutin and erotic art photography collectors. <b><i> This copy is one of the Limited Slipcased Edition, and is very prominently and beautifully numbered, signed, and dated (in the year of publication) in various color markers on the title page by Slava Mogutin. Mogutin created a riotously beautiful, semi-abstract dazzle of colors from a pair of hands, a fist, and the "peace" sign. Each signature of the Limited Slipcased Edition is distinctive; no two are exactly alike. Laid-in is an archival color print, also very prominently and beautifully numbered, titled, and signed in silver marker on verso by the photographer: "Joey Sniffing S. M. 07". This edition sold out shortly after publication and is now highly collectible. As far as we know, this is the only copy available online and has absolutely no flaws, a pristine beauty. Its value has already gone up and will only continue to do so over time. A rare signed copy thus. </b></i> 125 plates, 1 original color print. One of the most brilliant living photographers. A flawless collectible copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER COPY OF THIS TITLE IN OUR CATALOG). ISBN 1576873455.

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        Summer of Love. The Making of Sgt. Pepper

      Guildford: Genesis Publications Limited,, 2006. Quarto. Original full pink morocco, portrait of Martin by Peter Blake laid onto front cover, titles to spine gilt, all edges gilt. Housed in the custom made printed box. All housed in a printed draw-string cloth bag. A fine copy. First edition, first impression. Limited to 2,000 copies. This is one of 350 deluxe copies signed by George Martin, with an additional photographic print of the Beatles with Martin in the studio signed by Frank Herrman presented in a portfolio and a T shirt with Peter Blake&#39;s portrait of Martin on the front.

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        BETWEEN THE TWO

      Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 2006. First Edition. First Printing.. Hardcover. As New/No Dust Jacket, As Issued.. Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 2006. Hardcover. As New/None, As Issued. First Edition/First Printing. 76 pages. Collection of color photographs. One of the most beautiful productions by Nazraeli Press. Deluxe Clamshell Box Edition of 60 numbered and signed copies. Should not be confused with the Limited Edition. The edition is now rare. A magnificent production by Todd Hido and Chris Pichler: Oversize-volume format in wide oblong shape. Black hard boards with white titles embossed on cover and spine, as issued. Photographs by Todd Hido. Poem, "Energy", by Raymond Carver appended at the end. 11.5 X 14.5 inch archival color print encased in its own handsomely produced hardboard folio. Matching clamshell box. Printed on thick uncoated stock paper to the very highest standards. In publisher&#39;s original cardboard protective box. Without DJ, as issued. Presents Todd Hido&#39;s fourth, and in many ways, most hauntingly beautiful collection. His three previous collections, "House Hunting", "Outskirts", and "Roaming", are now considered contemporary classics. Apart from the fact that Hido continues to mine the desolate terrain he has explored in the past, he also finally shows some of the most poignant and moving female nudes anyone is ever likely to see. "Weaves photographs of abandoned houses together with portraits of anonymous models in motel rooms that have obviously seen better days. Todd Hido&#39;s work has been widely exhibited throughout the United States and Europe, and is included in the Permanent Collections of such museums as The Cleveland Museum of Art, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston, and The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art" (Publisher&#39;s blurb). Cutting-edge museums are not the only admirers of Todd Hido&#39;s work. No one is surprised that Michael Kenna&#39;s landscape work has an enormous international following. Todd Hido&#39;s landscapes (of places and now, the body) are not instantly or conventionally pleasing to the eye. His subjects are loneliness and decay, and their immanent transcendence, which gradually dawns on the viewer, the uncanny photographic equivalent of the works of Raymond Carver, Sam Shepard, and Wim Wenders: An abandoned house and a dream-like female nude are enigmatic yet sublime metaphors for the broken soul. Hido has clearly struck a chord because he has been incredibly successful and commands a remarkable cult following. A "must-have" edition for Todd Hido collectors. <B><i> This copy is Number 46, and it is very prominently and beautifully signed in black ink-pen on the title page by Todd Hido. It comes with a stunningly beautiful original archival print that is laid into its own folio, also very prominently and beautifully numbered and signed in black pen on verso by the photographer: "46/60 Todd Hido". This Deluxe Clamshell Box Edition is now highly collectible. This is one of very few copies still available online and has no flaws, a pristine beauty. The print is being sold by itself online for between $2500 and $4000, a violation of the Deluxe Edition that unfortunately cannot be stopped (Hido gallery prints now command unheard-of prices). A rare signed copy thus. </b></i> 35 color plates, 1 original print. One of the most brilliant living American photographers. A flawless collectible copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER TODD HIDO TITLES IN OUR CATALOG). ISBN 1590051769.

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        First Chapter Series Deluxe Set

      United Kingdom,2006-: Oak Tree Fine Press, 2012. Book. New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. First Printing&#39;s, First Edition&#39;s Thus. A deluxe set of all ten volumes in The First Chapter Series of Booker Prize-winning novels from Oak Tree Fine Press. Each volume is signed and dated to the title page by the author, hand bound in cloth and enclosed in a matching slipcase. All volumes when called for also include separate artwork in a matching cloth bound cassette individually signed by the artist. A full set of the first Chapter&#39;s ManBooker series containing the following: [Volume I: Life and Times of Michael K. Author J M Coetzee. Artist Colbert Mashile], [Volume II: Disgrace. Author J M Coetzee. Artist Jo Ratcliffe], [Volume III. Holiday. Author and artist Stanley Middleton], [Volume IV. The Conservationist. Author Nadine Gordimer. Artist Cyril Coetzee],[Volume V. Sacred Hunger. Author Barry Unsworth. No print accompanies this book], [Volume VI. The Blind Assassin. Author Margaret Atwood. Artist Yoko Ono], [Volume VII. The Line of Beauty. Author Alan Hollinghurst. Artist Gilbert and George], [Volume VIII. Possession. Author A S Byatt. Artist David Royle], [Volume IX. Schindler&#39;s Ark. Author Thomas Keneally. Artist Antony Gormley], [Volume X. Midnight&#39;s Children. Author Salman Rushdie. Artist Thomas Howard. No print accompanies this book]. This in not the numbered set but one of the Roman Numerals sets which was limited to 35 copies per volume, roman numerals from I- XXXV and reserved for the first 35 subscribers, this set is number XXXV of those 35 sets. A heavy set which will qualify for extra postage costs. .

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