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1 (Book Collecting) "Biblio" Magazine

Near Fine. Magazine Format. the following issues are available, at $12.00 each: Nov. 1997, Vol. 2, No. 11: Feb. 1998, Vol. 3, No. 2: March 1998 Vol. 3, No. 3: April 1998, Vol. 3, No. 4: May 1998, Vol. 3, No. 5: June 1998, Vol. 3, No. 6: July 1998, Vol. 3, No.7: August 1998, vol. 3, No. 8 
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2 Brewer's Dictionary of 20th Century Phrase and Fable
Houghlin Mifflin Co. 1992 First American Edition VG+ VG+ 
662 pp. First published in 1870, this up to date version of the classic reference book has been compiled. It features 8,000 new words and phrases coined since 1900. The volume is considered the most informative guide to contemporary slogans and slang, idioms and catch phrases, acronyms and allusions. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Dictionary of Quotations
Oxford Univ. Press, 1985 
VG+/VG+. Second Edition. 1,003 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Shakespeare Rare Print Collection
1900 Very Good 
Connoisseur Edition issued for subscribers to the Eversley Shakespeare and the Review of Reviews. Portfolio divided into 12 parts containing twelve loose sheets with Part 1 containing 14 loose sheets, Parts 2, 3, 6, 8, and 10 consist chiefly of portraits of 17th to 19th century English and American actors and actresses while part 12 consists chiefly of 19th century playbill facsims. 142/146 present in the portfolio (#11 of Part XI repaired). Some sheets show edgewear. Scarce portfolio. 
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5 The Edinburgh Review (or, Critical Journal)
Edinburgh Archibald Constable & Co. 1816 G+ 
No. LIII. 276 pp. plus additional pp. of advertisements. Some of the contents include Walter Scott's discussion of the works of Jonathan Swift, S. T. Coleridge's discussion of Christabel, Kubla Khan and much more. Disbound but complete. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 The G Allic War and Other Writings of Julius Caesar
The Modern Library 1957 Very Good Very Good 
363 pp. A new translation by Moses Hadas of Columbia University. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 The Golden Rule and Odd Fellows Family Companion
VG- 
Twenty six issues, published bi weekly from January 2, 1847 thru December 25, 1847. A newspaper dedicated to popular journalism, instruction and amusement. Bound in a single volume of 412 pp. Marble boards with brown leather spine with gilt lettering and dating against a black background on the spine. Minor foxing throughout. Scuffing on leather and upper 2" of spine missing, but not affecting the title whatsoever. Extremely scarce volume. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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8 The Growing World; or, Progresss of Civilization, and the Wonders of Natural Science, Literature and Art (Interspersed With a Useful and Entertaining Collection of Miscellany By the Best Authors of Our Day)
W. M. Patterson and Co. 1885 VG+ 
512 pp. illustrated. Sold by subscription only. Tidbits of information on all sorts of subjects...great for the individual who likes to impress folks by throwing around little known facts. Black boards with gilt design on cover and spine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 The Hopkins Review
Johns Hopkins Univ. 1951 Very Good Softcover 
Summer, Vol. IV, No. 4. 72 pp. Includes I, Tobit by Van Doren, Understanding Milton by Spitzer, Understanding Spitzer by Boas and poems by E. E. Cummings, Robert Hazel, Hyan Plutzak, William Elton, Allen Kanfer and Richmond C. Beatty. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 The Hopkins Review
The Johns Hopkins Univ. 1951 Very Good Softcover 
Fall, Vol. V, No. 1. Includes Lorca and the Poetry of Death by Salinas, three poems by Ewart Milne, A Poet's Economy by Richard Chase and numerous articles. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 The Hopkins Review
The Johns Hopkins Univ. 1952 Very Good Softcover 
Winter, Vol. V, No. 2. 113 pp. Includes five poems by Peter Viereck, Ethan Brand: A Preparatory Investigation by Kenneth Burke, The Bride by Sam Wohl and more. 
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12 The Hopkins Review
The Johns Hopkins Univ. 1953 Very Good Softcover 
Spring-Summer, Vol. VI, No. 3-4. 212 pp. Poetry by Drummond, Weiss, Hay, Farley, Ross and others, fiction by Blackwell, Bush and Kelly, essays by Poulet, Davidson, Jacobs, Lytle, Rubin and others. 
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13 The Recreations of Christopher North
Phillips, Sampson and Co. 1854 
Complete in one volume. 307 pp. Marble end papers and cover but front cover has come off. Text is tight and clean. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 The Travels of Zoroaster, King of the Bactrians (Composed Chiefly for the Instruction of a Young Prince)
J. Fuller 1753 Very Good 3 Volume Set 
Printed and sold by J. Fuller. Volume I, 273 pp. plus 3 pp. of ads. Volume II, 328 pp. Volume III, 286 pp. Leather bound with gilt design on border, raised and gilt banded spines with red morocco labels and black paste down volume labels. Designed frontis and rear inner pages. Dedicated to the Prince of Wales by the author (anonymous). All three volumes are tight and clean with very minor rubbing. Minor chipping of labels with a small piece of clear tape holding the red morocon label of Volume I in place. It can be removed carefully and repasted. An extremelly scarce set in very nice condition. 
Price: 2000.00 USD
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15 "The Old Sailor:" The Naval Foundling (Volume II of Three volumes)
Lea and Blanchard 1839 Full-Leather G+ 
214 pp. Book complete but leather boards are worn and stained with spine information worn away. Some staining, foxing and wrinkling of pages but quite readable. Scarce title. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Abbott, Cameron To the Edge
Alice Street Editors 2001 As New Softcover 
247 pp. A legal thriller as well as a coming of age romance. A novel of women lawyers and lesbian fiction. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 Acevedo, Mario The Nymphos of Rocky Flats (A Novel)
Harpercollins 2006 As New Softcover 
First edition and uncorrected proof. 354 pp. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 Achebe, Chinua Hopes and Impediments (Selected Essays)
Doubleday 1989 1989 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
First American edition. 186 pp. F/F 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Ackerman, Karl Dear Will (A Novel)
Scribner 2000 As New As New 
314 pp. Second novel by the author who writes of love lost and found through the eyes of a perplexed but charming man. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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20 Adams, Henry History of the United States 1801 - 1809
The Library of America 1986 0-940450-34-8 / 9780940450349 Hard Cover As New 
First printing. 1,300 pp. including notes and chronology. Blue b oards with gilt lettering on spine. Encased in white slipcase with the Library of America on cover. 
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