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Libri Antichi Italiani e Francesi by anticaglie
In offerta Libri Antichi Italiani e Francesi www.anticaglie.it/libriantichi.htm
January 8th 05 04:54 PM
by anticaglie Go to last post
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The Peter Pauper Press Now Collectible? by Telicalbook
Hi, It seems that The Peter Pauper Press books now have some higher values. I had a hunch about five years ago this would happen and tried to buy them when I saw them. I can definitely understand why, they are always good titles and sometimes have good art. -- Robert...
January 8th 05 03:37 AM
by telicalbook Go to last post
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Question on printing techniques by burky
Hi, I know this is probably not the correct group but I'm sure someone will be able to help (fawn!). I have a print that I cannot determine the age. On close examinination the print is made up of tiny dots in circular formation, radius about 0.5mm with a dot in the centre, the dots are of differing...
January 7th 05 11:49 PM
by Jon Meyers Go to last post
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Chuck Palahniuk by Willow Arune
It seems this writer has become very collectible... I have his "Invisible Monsters" - autographed. A very friendly bookstore is close by his home and will get the books autographed if you wish free. So mine cost about $15 with shipping, and I noted the same book on Abebooks...
January 7th 05 11:40 PM
by Jon Meyers Go to last post
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Question regarding old cloth book covers by Eric Wright
I recently acquired a 10 book set of Robert Louis Stevenson's works printed in 1930. They are in very good shape with one exception: They have green dyed cloth covers and when handling the books the dye comes off on your fingers. Now I am not an expert on old books but I do like to read. I really...
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January 7th 05 05:52 PM
by Randy Burns Go to last post
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Gore Vidal by PostScript
In article [email protected], "Willow Arune" wrote: I wrote to Gore Vidal in care of his publisher some months ago. while I enjoyed the American Empire series very much, for the purposes of my collection I was more interested in having "Myra Breckenridge"...
January 7th 05 02:58 PM
by John Pelan Go to last post
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Advice on War and Peace edition by [email protected]
Hello - I'm looking to purchase a nice edition of War and Peace. These are the things I am looking for, in order of importance: 1) Multiple volumes - this book is too large to be in a single volume! 2) Ideally a Constance Garnett translation 3) Unabridged 4) Nice hardcover binding, paper, layout,...
January 7th 05 06:17 AM
by Helium Go to last post
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Alibris customer service - nonexistent? follow-up by Jeremy Goldbloom
Follow up to kind advice received. It takes a lot of persistence to contact "customer service" at Alibris. I got a personal reply after my 5th attempt to contact them. Still have not received the book I ordered however after 37 days, allegedly sent airmail to the UK. Maybe the plane flew into...
January 6th 05 07:46 PM
by Randy Burns Go to last post
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WTD: Collin De Plancy's Dictionnaire Infernale by Jamezgb
Hi, Is this book available anywhere? and does an English translation exist? Thanks, Jamez
January 6th 05 05:35 PM
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What are we looking for in 2005? by [email protected]
John A. Stovall wrote: Having looked at what treasures 2004 had, what items are looking for in 2005 and is anyone branching out to new niches. snip Have decided to expand my collection about the Vietnam War focusing on POW materials. I have started with a list from Ed Moise. Mr. Moise...
January 5th 05 03:34 PM
by William M. Klimon Go to last post
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New topic... by artbellfan8
http://www.shadowpeoplebooks.com Hello Group....I am somewhat new to this group. I am conducting research for my upcoming book concerning parallel universes. I know this is a controversial topic and the "String Theory" is not accepted by all. I am very much interested in your opinion in regard...
January 5th 05 02:37 AM
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FS: Into Thin Air/Lobster Chronicles/Passion and Betrayal by john
Hi, Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer The Lobster Chronicles by Linda Greenlaw Passion and Betrayal by Gennifer Flowers are now available as a trio of books in one auction on ebay. An eclectic assortment to get you and friends through the coming winter. For more...
January 5th 05 12:37 AM
by john Go to last post
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KELLY FREAS NOTIFICATION... by Gnome de Plume
Spider Robinson is announcing on alt.callahans that the legendary SF artist and illustrator Frank Kelly Freas is not expected to survive the night. Robinson is a longtime friend of the Freas family, and if anyone should be in the know - it is he. Freas' art always evoked a thrilling delight at the...
January 4th 05 12:51 AM
by Gnome de Plume Go to last post
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Anyone out there a Yearbook collector? by [email protected]
I have recently started collecting yearbooks. Our local genealogical society inputs the students and faculty information into an ever expanding database.
January 4th 05 12:44 AM
by William M. Klimon Go to last post
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Antiquarian Book Sale! by Nightjoe
Hello Book Lovers, An executive is moving into a smaller house. He hired me to sell part of his book collection on ebay. I will be listing the books on ebay for 99 cents! This is your chance to own some fine first editions and antiquarian collectibles for a bargain price! Book mark the URL and...
January 3rd 05 09:51 PM
by Nightjoe Go to last post
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Need access NOW to high-quality book scanner -- Salt Lake City by Jon Noring
Hello, I'm posting this to several forums where someone here who has the right connections in the Salt Lake City area may have the help I need. It's a long-shot, but one never knows... I have two quite old books (considered classics on typography and the readability of type) on loan from a friend...
January 3rd 05 05:32 PM
by Jon Noring Go to last post
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Antiquarian and Collectible Book Sale! by Nightjoe
Antiquarian and Collectible Book Sale! Hello Book Lovers, An executive is moving into a smaller house. He hired me to sell part of his book collection on ebay. I will be listing the books on ebay for 99 cents! This is your chance to own some fine first editions and antiquarian collectibles for...
January 3rd 05 06:29 AM
by Nightjoe Go to last post
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Am I a collector or not? by Al Smith
I've got thousands of books. I buy what interests me, or what I need in my researches, or what I believe will be useful as part of my general reference library such as classic English novels or translations of ancient Roman and Greek works or straight reference works. Sometimes I will buy a book...
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January 3rd 05 03:08 AM
by Tim Crawford Go to last post
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New here by [email protected]
Hiya all, I am new to this newsgroup and new to book collecting in general. I am a senior in highschool and don't have much funds but I do have a definate love for books. I started reading the newsgroups FAQ because I was looking for ways to preserve a 98 year old book of english poems that was...
January 3rd 05 02:23 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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advice about Sotheby's book "The Estate of Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis" by [email protected]
I would like advice about the Sotheby's catalog, "The Estate of Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis -- April 23-26, 1996." Was this published in softcover and hardcover. Was there more than one edition. Does anyone have a copy for sale.
January 2nd 05 07:35 PM
by Kris Baker Go to last post
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