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Threads of Imagination: Central Asian and Chinese Silks from the 12th to the 19th Century, Antonia Tozer, Spink Gallery
21 Antonia Tozer, Spink Gallery Threads of Imagination: Central Asian and Chinese Silks from the 12th to the 19th Century
London Spink & Son, Limited 1999 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
London: Spink & Son, Limited, 1999. Gallery catalog illustrated in full color. Softcover, 12.25" tall, 27 items described and shown. About fine condition with light corner rubbing, tight binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Folio - 12" - 15" Tall. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Zwei Oceane, Eine Reise Nach Chili, Californien, Taiti Und Brasillien. [Two Oceans: A Trip to Chile, California, Taiti and Brazil], Arago, Jacques (1790-1855)
22 Arago, Jacques (1790-1855) Zwei Oceane, Eine Reise Nach Chili, Californien, Taiti Und Brasillien. [Two Oceans: A Trip to Chile, California, Taiti and Brazil]
Magdeburg Und Leipzig, Germany Gebruder Baensch 1857 Hardcover Fair 
Magdeburg Und Leipzig, Germany: Gebruder Baensch, 1857. Title page dated 1857. In German. Voyage to visit destinations in North and South America. Worn copy in black marbled boards with brown cloth spine, text begins with title page, no front endpapers or other preliminaries, [iii], iv, 218, [2] pages, the last 2 being a publisher's ad printed in green paper. Covers heavily rubbed with lower half of spine covering absent, text block sound, pages foxed but clearly legible with some old dampstaining, attached ribbon bookmark still in place.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 245.00 USD
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The United States and Canada, in 1832, 1833, and 1834. In Two Volumes, Arfwedson, C. D. [Carl David] (1806-1881)
23 Arfwedson, C. D. [Carl David] (1806-1881) The United States and Canada, in 1832, 1833, and 1834. In Two Volumes
London Richard Bentley 1834 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
London: Richard Bentley, 1834. First edition, 1834. Handsome two volume set in exquisite contemporary binding in light brown polished calf (spines faded to a pleasing tan), dual black spine lables, lightly raised spine bands, spine and cover embellishments in gilt and in blind, gilt tooled inner dentelles, marbled edges and endpapers, frontis engraving in each volume. Armorial bookplate of Tremayne - Heligan on each front pastedown, gift notation on preliminary blank of volume I: John Tremayne from his friend C. P. Johudon [sp?] on his leaving Eton, Christmas 1842. Some edgewear and uneven fading to covers, joints rubbed but secure, lower spine label of second volume chipped but legible, sound bindings, clean pages with some foxing to the frontis plates, pages clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 950.00 USD
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24 Ash, Christopher Whaler's Eye
London George Allen & Unwin 1964 First English Edition Hardcover Fair Good 
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1964. First British edition [1964], lightly worn copy with a lean to the binding. Bright yellow cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. Light edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, but with a noticeable lean to the binding when the book is laid flat, greatly reduced when the book is properly shelved, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has shelf soil to the light colored background of the rear panel, edgewear, a few very minor edge chips, little paper loss.. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Buddhist Heritage of Pakistan. Art of Gandhara, Asia Society Museum. Christian Luczanits, Michael Jansen, Fazal Dad Kakar, Anna Maria Quagliotti, Martina Stoye, Juhyung Rhi
25 Asia Society Museum. Christian Luczanits, Michael Jansen, Fazal Dad Kakar, Anna Maria Quagliotti, Martina Stoye, Juhyung Rhi The Buddhist Heritage of Pakistan. Art of Gandhara
New York Asia Society Museum 2011 0878481125 / 9780878481125 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
New York: Asia Society Museum, 2011. First edition, 2011. Copy belonged to noted Asian collectors John and Polly Guth, with the book dedicated to John Guth, and with a bookplate at the front from the Asia Society Museum presenting it to the Guths. Tan cloth with color illustration mounted on the front cover, 11.75" tall, 176 pages, no dustjacket as issued. Some very minor inconspicuous soil to front cover, good hinges, firm text block, very clean pages with no other names or markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 645.00 USD
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The Big City, Or The New Mayhem, Atkins, Alex. Illustrated By Ronald Searle
26 Atkins, Alex. Illustrated By Ronald Searle The Big City, Or The New Mayhem
New York George Braziller, Inc. 1959 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: George Braziller, Inc., 1959. First American edition, 1959. Blue hardcover with black cloth spine, gilt spine lettering, black cover lettering, frontis, 111 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with heavily foxed top edge, gently rubbed extreme spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition with mildly chipped spine ends and very lightly rubbed corners.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Australia : Official Handbook, Australian National Publicity Association
27 Australian National Publicity Association Australia : Official Handbook
Melbourne Australian National Publicity Association 1941 Paperback Good 
Melbourne: Australian National Publicity Association , 1941. Illustrated in black and white. Navy softcover with national seal, 140 pages, plus color tinted detailed maps of Australia's seven territories. The book is in good condition with minimal edgewear, including a quarter inch hole at the top right corner of the front cover, extending through the title and introductory pages without obstructing text, clean contents free from any markings. . Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Roads to Space, Aviation Week Staff
28 Aviation Week Staff Roads to Space
New York Aviation Week Group; McGraw-Hill Companies 1995 0076070956 / 9780076070954 First US Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Aviation Week Group; McGraw-Hill Companies, 1995. First edition [1995]. Oral history of the Soviet space program Black hardcover with dustjacket. Fine condition, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Svenska National-Drakter [Swedish National Costumes], Axel Eliassons Konstforlag
29 Axel Eliassons Konstforlag Svenska National-Drakter [Swedish National Costumes]
Stockholm, Sweden Axel Eliassons Konstforlag 1905 Hardcover Fair 
Stockholm, Sweden: Axel Eliassons Konstforlag, 1905. Undated, ca. 1805. Consists of a hardcover booklet containing a series of color plates showing various Swedish traditional costume, hinged in linen and arranged in accordion style folds. Most of contents detached from binding. Blue pictorial cloth, measures about 4.75 inches tall and contains ten color plates printed on one side only. Covers are very good with very light edgewear, the plates are good to very good, showing a little age, with a few having some very tiny chips along the edges, images not affected, name and 1907 date written in pencil on one blank reverse side.. Hard Cover. Fair. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The Republic of Ireland, Ayearst, Morley
30 Ayearst, Morley The Republic of Ireland
New York New York University Press 1970 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: New York University Press, 1970. First edition, 1970. Green cloth with forest green spine lettering, 241 pages with index, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with very lightly rubbed corners and spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not corner clipped and is also in very good condition with mildly rubbed spine ends. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Sri Lanka in Crisis: Road to Conflict, Ayivan, Viktar
31 Ayivan, Viktar Sri Lanka in Crisis: Road to Conflict
Ratmalana, Sri Lanka Sarvodaya Book Pub. Services 1989 9789555990202 First Edition Paperback Good 
Ratmalana, Sri Lanka: Sarvodaya Book Pub. Services, 1989. First edition [1989]. Softcover, 94 pages. Light cover rubbing, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Memories of India. Recollections of Soldiering, and Sport, Baden-Powell, Sir Robert
32 Baden-Powell, Sir Robert Memories of India. Recollections of Soldiering, and Sport
Philadelphia David McKay 1915 First US Edition Hardcover Fair 
Philadelphia: David McKay, 1915. First American edition, 1915. With illustrations by the author, 24 in color, 100 in black and white. Green cloth printed in white and shades of blue, 363 pages. Externally rubbed with some wear to spine ends, bumping to corners, chip to upper corner of front cover, good hinges, sound text block, pages a little age-yellowed but clean, a bit of light foxing to the endpapers and first few pages.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Italien Handbuch Fur Reisende [Baedeker's Ober-Italien].  Erster Theil: Ober-Italien Bis Livorno, Florenz Und Ravenna, Nebst Der Insel Corsica Und Den Reise-Routen Durch Frankreich, Die Schweiz Und Osterreich, Baedeker, K. [Karl]
33 Baedeker, K. [Karl] Italien Handbuch Fur Reisende [Baedeker's Ober-Italien]. Erster Theil: Ober-Italien Bis Livorno, Florenz Und Ravenna, Nebst Der Insel Corsica Und Den Reise-Routen Durch Frankreich, Die Schweiz Und Osterreich
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1882 Hardcover Fair 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1882. Tenth edition, 1882. In German. With 15 maps and 32 plans. Red cloth lettered in gilt, marbled edges. Fair to good with some chipping to the spine ends, front cover well attached to spine but not firmly attached to text, rear hinge cracked, text block sound, pages clean, name on front free endpaper, maps and plans good to very good.. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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La Russie. Manuel Du Voyageur, Baedeker, K. [Karl]
34 Baedeker, K. [Karl] La Russie. Manuel Du Voyageur
Leipzig and Paris Karl Baedeker; Paul Ollendorff 1902 Paperback Fair 
Leipzig and Paris: Karl Baedeker; Paul Ollendorff, 1902. Third edition, 1902. In French. with 19 maps and 32 plans. Worn copy in red cloth covered softcover. Externally worn, map at rear mainly missing, front map detached with some closed tears along fold lines but no loss (repairable), old transparent stain to lower corner margins of final several pages (text not affected), pages age-toned but clean, name in pencil on front free endpaper.. Soft Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Belgium and Holland, Including the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg : Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
35 Baedeker, Karl Belgium and Holland, Including the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg : Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1910 Paperback Good 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1910. 15th edition, 1910. Handbook for travellers, with 19 maps, 37 plans of towns, and 8 ground plans. Red cloth over flexible boards, gilt lettering, marbled edges, 489 pages plus maps. Some light cover wear, mainly rubbing to the spine ends, sound text block with no loosened pages, far outer edges of one map slightly chipped, pages clean, notes in pencil to the upper margin of the front free endpaper, no other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Belgium and Holland, Including the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg : Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
36 Baedeker, Karl Belgium and Holland, Including the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg : Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1905 Paperback Good 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1905. 14th edition, 1905. Handbook for travellers, with 15 maps and 30 plans. Red cloth over flexible boards, gilt lettering, marbled edges, 474 pages plus maps. Covers rubbed and edgeworn, spine ends lightly chipped, some of the binder's cloth visible between a few sections, no loosened pages, pages clean and free from names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Great Britain.  Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
37 Baedeker, Karl Great Britain. Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1910 Seventh Edition Hardcover Good 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1910. Seventh edition, 1910. Classic travel guide, 28 maps, 65 plans and a panorama. Red cloth over flexible boards, advertising endpapers, 624 pages. Edges rubbed, 1.5" tear to upper part of rear joint but cover very secure, crease to rear cover, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, name and date at top of half-title, no other markings.. Seventh Edition. Flexible Boards. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Great Britain.  Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
38 Baedeker, Karl Great Britain. Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1927 Hardcover Very Good 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1927. Eighth revised edition, 1927. Classic travel guide, 94 maps and plans plus a panorama. Red cloth over flexible boards, advertising and map endpapers. Very good condition with only light edge rubbing, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, name at top of half-title, no other markings.. Flexible Boards. Very Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Italy from the Alps to Naples. Handbook for Travellers, Baedeker, Karl
39 Baedeker, Karl Italy from the Alps to Naples. Handbook for Travellers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1909 Hardcover Very Good 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1909. Second edition, 1909, with 25 maps and 52 plans and sketches. Red cloth over flexible boards, gilt lettering. Very good with some light edgewear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name at the top of the half-title, no other markings.. Flexible Boards. Very Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Northern France from Belgium and the English Channel to the Loire, Excluding Paris and Its Environs : Handbook for Travelers, Baedeker, Karl
40 Baedeker, Karl Northern France from Belgium and the English Channel to the Loire, Excluding Paris and Its Environs : Handbook for Travelers
Leipzig Karl Baedeker 1909 Hardcover Good 
Leipzig: Karl Baedeker, 1909. Fifth edition, 1909, with 16 maps and 55 plans. Red cloth over flexible boards, gilt lettering, marbled edges, 454 pages plus maps. Good to very good condition with light cover wear, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with name and date at top of half-title, no other markings.. Flexible Boards. Good. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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