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Starting From Scratch

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24125

ISBN: 0553052462

Condition: Fine


Presentation copy inscribed to actor Margot Kidder: "To Margot- From your favorite info-maniac.Rita Mae." Octavo 921 cm), pp. 254. Purple boards, pictorial jacket. Jacket with slight edge wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Supplement to the Encyclopedia or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature in Three Volumes

By: Dobson, Thomas, ed.

Price: $900.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Thomas Dobson: 1803

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26273

Condition: Very good


Quarto (28.5 cm), pp. Volume 1: [4], [iii], iv-vi, 704, [4], with 26 plates; Volume 2: [vi], 734, [4], with 13 plates; Volume 3: [vi], 566, iv, [4], with 14 plates. Full leather with red and black spine labels with gilt text and decorations, four raised bands. Blue endpapers. Hand-laid paper. Supplement to the first American edition (unauthorized) of the Encyclopedia Britannia (aka: "Dobson's Encyclopædia," the first printed in the United States). Exquisitely rendered copperplate engravings by Joseph Bowes, Alexander Lawson, Henry W. Weston, Robert Scot, Benjamin Jones and John Draper... View more info

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Norsk-Engelsk Stor Ordbok [Norweigan-English Dictionary]

By: Kirkeby, Willy A.

Price: $112.00

Publisher: Oslo, Kunnskapsforlaget: 1986

Seller ID: 20552

ISBN: 8257302759


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 1,373. Blue cloth boards, no jacket. Endpapers are a map of the North Sea. Light edge wear and smudging. View more info

Historical Dictionary of American Slang Vol. II

By: Lighter, J.E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1997

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10321

ISBN: 067943464X

Condition: Very good


Quarto (28cm), pp. 736. Some light staining on head and tail of text block, slight corner bumping at head of spine. First Edition. View more info