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1 Goodrum, Charles A. TREASURES OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
New York 1980 
318pp. First ed. Ltd to 2500 copies (this is #1987). 4to. Fine in padded decorative lea, all in near fine box. Great graduation gift. The 7 lbs calls for extra shipping. (5962597062)
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2 Higby, John THE RHINEHART COLLECTION AT APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY VOLUME II
Boone, NC 2011 
87pp. Paper covers. Fine. British history, literature and culture. Only copy on line offered at thirty. (5922227535)
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3 Holme, Charles THE ART OF THE BOOK
London 1990 Folio 
284pp. Fine in fine unclipt dj. First ptd 1914. No first ed on line. This ed on line to > sixty. (5979238863)
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4 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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5 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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6 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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7 Rodriguez-Buckingham, Antonio Manuel COLONIAL PERU AND THE PRINTING PRESS OF ANTONIO RICARDO
Ann Arbor, MI 1977 
xiv,394 leaves (single side) mimeopp. First ed. 4to. Vg in contemporary blue cl. Fourteen p. biblio included. PhD dissertation at UMI. Ricardo's printing career in Peru extended 25 years, ending 1605. This copy appears to be a dissertation copy with versos blank. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author. No copies on line, and only microform edns listed per OCLC (7/14). (5988349338)
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8 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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9 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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10 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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11 Winship, George P. THE MERRYMOUNT PRESS OF BOSTON: AN ACCOUNT OF THE WORK OF DANIEL BERKELEY UPDIKE.
Vienna 1929 very tall 4to 
45 and 60 pltspp. Preceded by 30 copies of a deluxe edition. This is Number 62 of 350 numbered copies. Facsimile bkstrp with original bkstrp label, else near fine. (4944410376)
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