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The Art of Eric Carle, Carle, Eric
1 The Art of Eric Carle
Carle, Eric
039922937X / 9780399229374
Philomel 1996, Fifth Printing. Signed by Author Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED and inscribed by Eric Carle on title page "For Lynda". Crisp, clean, tight book in About Fine jacket. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Signed by Author 27362 
Price: 38.70 USD
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Illustrated Periodicals of the 1860s, Cooke, Simon
2 Illustrated Periodicals of the 1860s
Cooke, Simon
1584562757 / 9781584562757
Oak Knoll Press 2010, Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Showcases Victorian era British periodicals and their engravers. About Fine, Crisp, as new; in Fine jacket. 28742 
Price: 34.20 USD
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When I Was a Child, Cossgrove, Roger; Levy, Billie; Rosen, Barbara; Staubach, Suzanne
3 When I Was a Child
Cossgrove, Roger; Levy, Billie; Rosen, Barbara; Staubach, Suzanne
0939883007 / 9780939883004
Bibliopola Press 1992, First Edition. Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Storrs, CT; 54 pages, pictorial wraps. Cover art by Maurice Sendak. Dedicated to children's literature scholar Francelia Butler with brief contributions by 41 children's book authors and illustrators recounting stories from childhood. 25392 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Evolving Texts: The Writings of Tennessee Williams; Catalog of an Exhibition at the Hugh Morris Library University of Delaware, Murray, Timothy D.
4 Evolving Texts: The Writings of Tennessee Williams; Catalog of an Exhibition at the Hugh Morris Library University of Delaware
Murray, Timothy D.

University of Delaware 1988, Fine; Softcover; slim 4to 11" - 13" tall; 51 pages in printed wraps. Illustrated. This copy crisp, as new, and unmarked. The University of Delaware Special Collections houses over 100 drafts of Tennessee Williams' plays, fictional works, poems, essays, and screenplays, as well as posters, playbills, photographs, and film ephemera. The theme of this exhibit is the textual study, or "ongoing development" of Williams writing, with bibliographical notes throughout, which may be of interest to scholars and collectors. 28485 
Price: 18.00 USD
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RHM: Robert Hunter Middleton, The Man and His Letters;  Eight Essays on His Life and Career, The Caxton Club
5 RHM: Robert Hunter Middleton, The Man and His Letters; Eight Essays on His Life and Career
The Caxton Club

Caxton Club 1985, Limited Edition. Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; One of 1000 copies printed in this limited edition. 100 pages, cloth backed binding. Created by the Caxton Club in the tradition of Middleton's fine letterpress work. Composed in Monotype Bembo, printed from metal type at Heritage Printers in Charlotte, NC. Chapter headings printed in Eusebius (Middlteon's design) and printed from Ludlow castings. Illustrated with examples of Middleton's types, books, wood engravings, glass engravings and paste papers. Photos of his punch cutting methods and views of his own Cherryburn Press. Middleton was founder of The Typographic Society, a member of the New Bauhaus, a founder of the Twenty-Seven Designers. Prospectus included. A Fine copy of this book in a clean dust jacket with tanning on spine and front panel. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27915 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Lithuanian Bookplates -- Lietuviu Ekslibriai, Vengris, Vitolis E.
6 Lithuanian Bookplates -- Lietuviu Ekslibriai
Vengris, Vitolis E.
0932042066 / 9780932042064
Lithuanian Library Press & Loyola University Press First Edition. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; Ex-Library; 248 pages in gray cloth. Crisp copy with library markings limited to: small stamp on front endpaper and remnants of card pocket in back. Jacket quite rubbed, small chip at fold; scuff on spine. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 14583 
Price: 27.00 USD
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