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21 Hudson, W. W. FAR AWAY AND LONG AGO.
Buenos Aires 1943 
307pp. Elaborate cowhide, half unscoured (with hair remaining) and half tanned w/o hair. Rawhide endpapers. Ltd. to 1500 copies. Near fine. This copy w/o dj and w/o slipcase. (5589796425)
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22 Jones, Hershel V. ADVENTURES IN AMERICANA, 1492 - 1897. THE ROMANCE OF VOYAGE AND NORTH AMERICA; INLAND TO THE OHIO COUNTRY; ON TOWARD THE MISSISSIPPI; THROUGH TO CALIFORNIA; OVER CHILKOOT PASS TO THE GOLD FIELD OF ALASKA. BEING A SELECTION OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF HERSHEL V. JONES, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA.
New York 1928 4to 
With a preface by Dr. Wilberforce Eames. Approx. 300pp. per volume. Illus. with 300 full page photographs of title-pages. Index. Edition ltd to 200 sets, printed by Rudge with typography of the title-page designed by Bruce Rogers. A fine set in original box (repair at top edge). A third volume (analysis) not present here. In only six years time, Jones formed a collection of 1700 important books relating to America. The Work of Bruce Rogers, #336. With thanks to Kenneth Karmiole for this description. 2 vol. (5834969430)
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23 Lowell, James Russell THE BOOKMAN VOL 29
New York 1909 
680pp. Solid in lib binding. Contrib or topics include John B. Tabb, Galsworth, Glasgow, Nathan. Abundantly illust. (5956806849)
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24 Madison, James (Pub) COLLECTING FOR PROFIT, AKA COLLECTOR'S JOURNAL
Los Angeles, CA 1931 
21 (of 22!) issues. 4to. First ed. In a later cloth binding w/ a prelim index inserted at the front. Articles on sheet music, bookplates, first editions, auctions, authors, newspapers, California focused book essays, dime novels, bibliographies. If one were to interpolate for the time difference, one would have a good beginning as a bookseller. No copies listed on line, at all, at all. And only a single issue is found per OCLC. (5861612508)
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Price: 125.00 USD
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25 Mandeville, Mildred S. THE USED BOOK PRICE GUIDE
Kenmore, WA 1966 
Three vols in one. Various ed. 4to. Vg in black cl. This set custom thumb indexed. Complete set on line at fifty (9/14). (5999970255)
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Price: 16.25 USD
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26 Mergenthaler Linotype Company THE OFFICIAL MANUAL LINOTYPE MACHINE PRINCIPLES
Brooklyn, NY (1940) 
ix,487pp. Vg in deco cl. Modest soil to ep. (6017097948)
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Price: 17.50 USD
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27 Miniature Book Society (Anderson, Frank J. ed) CATALOGS OF THE 1989, 1990, 1991 + 1992 MINIATURE BOOK EXHIBIT
Hyattsville, MD 1989+ c.6"x5" 
Paper covers. First ed. Fine. Twenty or more entries. Some nearly 1"x1". One vol ltd to 1000 copies, one to 2500 copies, the other two w/ no limitation. For the four 4 vol. (5932998141)
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28 Neu, John CHEMICAL, MEDICAL AND PHARMACEUTICAL BOOKS PRINTED BEFORE 1800 IN THE COLLECTIONS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN LIBRARIES
Madison 1965 
280pp. First ed. Fine in fine clipt dj. (5988632775)
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Price: 8.75 USD
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29 Nisard, Charles HISTOIRE DES LIVRES POPULAIRES ON DE LA LITERATURE DU COLPORTAGE DEPUIS LA XVE SIECLE (HISTORY OF POPULAR BOOKS ON THE LITERATURE OF COLPORTAGE [PEDDLING]) (DISTRIBUTING BIBLES, RELIGOUS BOOKS, ETC.)
Paris 1854 
We offer a detailed holograph analysis consisting of 42 (11"x8.5") pages. Prices for the first ed begin at three fifty. This extensive abstract can be yours at (5984300238)
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Price: 37.50 USD
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30 Rorschach, Kimerly EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY FRENCH BOOK ILLUSTRATION. DRAWINGS BY BRAGONARD AND FRAGONARD AND GRAVELOT FROM THE ROSENBACH MUSEUM & LIBRARY.
Phila. 1985 4to 
41(23)pp. First ed. Wrp, fine; 60 images. On line to twenty (!) (3850667484)
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31 Rosenbach Museum & Library CATALOGUE OF AN EXHIBITION AT THE ROSENBACH MUSEUM & LIBRARY FROM THE LESSING J. ROSENWALD COLLECTION.
Phila. 1983 
xxxii(4)40pp. First ed. Wrps, fine. Curated by Kathleen Hunt, the exhibition was displayed both by the museum & by the Lib. of Cong. No copy on net. (3850626993)
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32 Solberg, Thorvald COPYRIGHT MISCELLANY.
Boston 1939 4to 
Being later contributions concerning the protection of literary & artistic property w/autobiographical sketch, portrait, & bibliography. Twenty-two items, bound as one. Norwegian born, Solberg was the Register of Copyrights at the Lib. of Cong. from 1897 to 1930. Here he has collected 22 offprints, pamphlets, & excerpts (by him or about him) together w/a ftspc photo which seems to be SIGNED by him. V.g., paper wafer on bkstrp, embossed lib. stamp cancelled on t.p. While the contributions are scholarly (his work was praised by Dr. Putnam, Librarian of Cong.). The work is all more amazing because of the age at which he assembled & issued this material-89. Norway. Wisconsin. Law. Books. Travel. (4362554706)
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33 Spiker, Sina INDEXING YOUR BOOK A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR AUTHORS
Madison, WI 1964 
28pp. First ptd 1953(?). Near fine in paper covers. Includes "Things not to be Indexed". Copies on line to fifty (9/14). (5999848782)
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Price: 9.75 USD
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34 Suter, Thomas Lyttleton AMERICANA (VOL 2 & 3) (CATALOGS OF BOOKS)
Hillsboro, VA (1952) 
Lists over 500 titles, largely French language Americana. Several titles not in Monoghan, Cowen, Thompson, etc. Extremely scarce. Only one of these found in one U.S. lib per OCLC (7/14). 2 vol. (5988106392)
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Price: 75.00 USD
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35 U.S. Congress House of Representatives COLLECTION OF NINE MISC. DOCS ABOUT PRINTING, BOOKS, ETC
Washington, DC 1860-62 
All removed. Vg. German language ed of ag reports, Public Printing (5), Stationery, Books for Library of Congress (2). (5935265637)
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Price: 17.50 USD
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36 Union College ANNUAL CATALOGUE OF DONATIONS TO THE LIBRARY, APPARATUS AND MUSEUM, OF UNION COLLEGE. 1843-4.
Schenectady 1844 
(8)pp. First ed. Paper covers, untrimmed. Expected age soil. Anatomy and mineral donations and many books, listed by title. (5895624948)
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Price: 8.75 USD
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37 Van Devanter, Willis CATALOGUE ONE SPEECH AND HEARING A SELECTION OF TITLES FROM THE LIBRARY COLLECTIONS OF ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL AND HIS FATHER, ALEXANDER MELVILLE BELL
Washington, DC 1987 
50 entries. Fine in paper covers. (5998512579)
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Price: 23.75 USD
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38 Various COLLECTION OF THIRTEEN BOOK AUCTION CATALOGS FEATURING LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB AND OTHER PRESS BOOKS

Glenn #10, Swann 967, 985, 1051, 1126, 1142, 1206, 1303; (1974-1983) California 151, 173, 194; Duschnes 36 (1936) + 44 (1941) and one more. VP. All vg in paper covers. Infrequent owner notes. (5978348061)
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39 Various authors COLLECTIONS OF ITEMS RELATING TO CANADIANA
Various c.1975+ 
These include Theberge, CANADIANA ON YOUR BOOKSHELF; Brundin, PRICE GUIDE TO BOOKS ON CANADA AND THE CANADIAN ARCTIC; William Reece, QUEBEC (98 items); Lunsford Book Catalogs, Largely Canadian 36, 39, 59; Western Hemisphere, Catalogs 14, 21, and 25; W. P. Wolfe, Catalogs 42-46; Ginsberg, Catalogs 8, 21, 49; and six more. In all 17 items. All paper covers. Vg. (5919595620)
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40 Veatchs ARTS OF THE BOOK (CATALOGS)
Smithtown, NY c.1980+ 
17 catalogs. All near fine, a few dealer notes. Catalogs 8, 11-12, 16, 18, 20-22, 24-26, 29-30, 32-33, and summer list. Great presentation in careful detail. Some issues on line at twenty five (incl shipping) (9/14). (6000699093)
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