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Journey to Ixtlan: The Lessons of Don Juan, Castaneda, Carlos
41 Castaneda, Carlos
Journey to Ixtlan: The Lessons of Don Juan
New York: Simon and Schuster (1972) Stated First Edition 
8vo Brown cloth gilt. 315pp. The third book by Casteneda, in which the Yaqui brujo, Don Juan, initiates him into the mysteries of sorcery -- of becoming a "man of knowledge." Slightest fading at utmost extremities, small faint spot at base of fore-edge else Near Fine in like dustjacket (small crease to corner of lower flap). 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Sapphira and the Slave Girl, Cather, Willa
42 Cather, Willa
Sapphira and the Slave Girl
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1940 First Edition 
8vo Green cloth with paste-on labels to spine and upper board. 295pp. Spine and edges sunned, ink name ffep else Very Good. Dustjacket lightly frayed and darkened, spine browned. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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43 Chevrolet Motor Division
Chevrolet Shop Manual (1942-1948 Passenger Cars, 1942-1946 Trucks)
Blairsville: Crank'en Hope, n.d. Reprint 
6.75"x8.25" Printed wraps. 316pp. Illustrated. Few short edge tears, light soil and creasing to wraps. Clean, tight copy. Good+ 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Unbought and Unbossed, Chisholm, Shirley
44 Chisholm, Shirley
Unbought and Unbossed
Boston: Houghton Mifflin (1970) Fifth Printing 
8vo Black cloth. xii, 177pp. Jacket photos by Gordon Parks. The story of Shirley Chisholm's road to become the first African American woman elected to Congress. Espousing a system-bucking political philosophy, Shirley went to Washington to work for the people. A woman of strong, carefully considered and well-informed opinions, she was never one to go along to get along. The title says it all. Shirley was the kind of elected representative we all want but almost never get. Very Good in dustjacket (chipped, soiled, edge worn and unevenly faded). 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Charles Dickens: Life and Characters, Clair, Colin
45 Clair, Colin
Charles Dickens: Life and Characters
Leavesden: Bruce & Gawthorn Limited (1963) First Edition Barnard, Charles 
4to Blue boards. 71pp with illustrations from drawings and photographs. Contents include: The London that Dickens knew; The London that Dickens knew: The City and Southwark; and The Dickens Countryside. Very Good+ in lightly worn dustjacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Christopher Plantin, Clair, Colin
46 Clair, Colin
Christopher Plantin
(London): Plantin Publishers (1960) Reprint 
8vo Trade paperback. xv, 302pp with several black & white illustrations. The first full-scale study of one of the most important figures in the history of printing. Light wear at spine head and corners. Book was stored improperly and has some curvature. Good+ 
Price: 12.50 USD
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A History of Phelps Dodge (signed), Cleland, Robert Glass
47 Cleland, Robert Glass
A History of Phelps Dodge (signed)
New York: Knopf (1952) First Edition 
8vo Gilt decorated blue cloth. xiv, 307, xxii pp with map, color frontis, black & white plates. The story of Phelps Dodge, from its early 19th century origins as a small saddle-making shop in Connecticut to its emergence as one of the largest copper producing companies in the United States. Presentation copy inscribed in the year of publication by Robert Glass Cleland. Paper darkening else Very Good. Dustjacket chipped and edge worn. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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48 Colette (Sidonie Gabrielle)
The Vagabond
New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, 1955 First American Edition 
12mo Pink boards. 223pp. Translated from the French by Enid McLeod. Very Good in Good dustjacket, somewhat darkened, lightly frayed. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Thirteen By Corwin: Radio Dramas by Norman Corwin, Corwin, Norman
49 Corwin, Norman
Thirteen By Corwin: Radio Dramas by Norman Corwin
(New York): Henry Holt (1942) First Edition 
8vo Grey cloth. xiv, 338pp including glossary. In his preface, Carl Van Doren said of Corwin, "He is to American radio what Marlowe was to the Elizabethan stage." Plays include: The Odyssey of Runyon Jones, Old Salt, Daybreak, The Plot to Overthrow Christmas, Appointment and To Tim at Twenty. Paper browning else Very Good+ in dustjacket (chipped at spine ends and corners, lightly frayed, spine sunned). 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Skyways to a Jungle Laboratory: An African Adventure (signed), Crile, Grace
50 Crile, Grace
Skyways to a Jungle Laboratory: An African Adventure (signed)
New York: W W Norton (1936) First Edition 
8vo Blue cloth. 240pp with illustrations from black & white photographs. Grace Crile accompanied her husband on his scientific journey to Africa and kept a daily record of the airplane journey and the days spent in the jungle. Inscribed and signed by Grace Crile to the ffep and signed by her to the title page, dated September 26/36. Half title and facing page with some browning from the author's obit (August 1948) which was paperclipped to the half title. Spine faded. About Very Good. Dustjacket chipped with stain to upper panel. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Selected Essays on the Conflict of Laws, Currie, Brainerd
51 Currie, Brainerd
Selected Essays on the Conflict of Laws
Durham: Duke University Press, 1963 
8vo Grey cloth. 761pp. Demonstrates that any system of choice-of-law rules is doomed to failure. The "abandonment of the futile search for an ideal system of choice-of-law rules will free the energies of courts and scholars to seek optimum solutions to real problems through ordinary legal and political methods." Very Good in lightly frayed and worn dustjacket. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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We Japanese: Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese Besides Numerous Other Subjects (combined edition, Books I, II and III), De Garis, Frederic; Atsuharu Sakai, H. S. K. Yamaguchi
52 De Garis, Frederic; Atsuharu Sakai, H. S. K. Yamaguchi
We Japanese: Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese Besides Numerous Other Subjects (combined edition, Books I, II and III)
Japan: Fujiya Hotel (1950) 
6.25"x8.5" Patterned cloth. 591pp with 889 illustrations. Reprintings of all three volumes. Originally conceived as a guide to Japan for visitors to the Fujiya Hotel in Miyanoshita, Hakone, this book in its final format provides an extensive and fascinating view of the country. Volume I "catered for the general public" and Volume II offers "phases of Japanese life which appeal to the deeper thinkers." Volume III was destroyed by bombing while being bound and was rewritten. Near Fine. No dustjacket. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Adventures of Georgie White, TV's
53 DeRoss, Rose Marie
Adventures of Georgie White, TV's "Woman of the Rivers"
Palm Desert: Desert Magazine Press (1958) First Edition 
8vo Printed wraps. 84pp with illustrations from photographs, map. Lower cover with an advertisement for Georgie's river trips. Georgie was a white water pioneer and the first woman outfitter. She took 30 of her "river rats" through the Grand Canyon of the Colorado in 1955, the largest group ever at that time. Covers lightly soiled; small chip at spine head; spine rubbed. Small name stamp to title page, paper browning. Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Mustangs, Dobie, J. Frank
54 Dobie, J. Frank
The Mustangs
Boston: Little, Brown (1952) Third Printing Wilson, Charles Banks 
8vo Decorated cloth. xvii, 376pp. Illustrations by Charles Banks Wilson including endpapers, color frontis, and many full page and smaller drawings. "This magnificent book is a monument to all the "wild and free" horses--the mustangs--that once were the glory of our Western ranges." Light wear at spine tips else Very Good in dustjacket. Jacket worn at folds and edges, chipped at spine ends and corners. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Battle Studies: Ancient and Modern Battle, du Picq, Ardant
55 du Picq, Ardant
Battle Studies: Ancient and Modern Battle
Harrisburg: Military Service Publishing (1958) 
12mo. Boards. xxi, 273pp. Translated from the eighth edition in the French by Colonel John N. Greely and Major Robert C. Cotton. A title in the Military Classics series. Two blanks misbound between pp 6 and 7, spine ends lightly rubbed else Very Good in dustjacket (light chipping at spine head and corner tips, slightly frayed and rubbed). 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Twin Lieutenants or The Soldier's Bride, Dumas, Alexander
56 Dumas, Alexander
The Twin Lieutenants or The Soldier's Bride
Chicago: Donohue, n.d. (ca 1906) 
8vo Green cloth with large pictorial onlay, decorated spine, decorated endpapers. 273pp + adverts. A translation of "Le capitaine Richard." Also contains: "Blanche of Beaulieu" and "The Gilberts; or, Rice Corner Number Two." Spotting to pictorial onlay else Very Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Bob Dylan: European Concert Tour 1981, Dylan, Bob
57 Dylan, Bob
Bob Dylan: European Concert Tour 1981
London: Arena Merchandising, 1981 Redfern, David (color photographer) 
9.5"x12.5" Illustrated card wraps. 22pp + endpapers with a repeating black & white image of Dylan playing harmonica. Illustrations from full and double-page color and black & white photographs. Includes a list of tour dates, photos of Dylan's albums to date and three of his quotes. One dog-eared lower corner; a very faint, almost indiscernible cup ring stain to upper cover else Very Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Well Dressed Woman: A Study in the Practical Application to Dress of the Laws of Health, Art, and Morals., Ecob, Helen Gilbert
58 Ecob, Helen Gilbert
The Well Dressed Woman: A Study in the Practical Application to Dress of the Laws of Health, Art, and Morals.
New York: Fowler & Wells, 1892 
12mo. Blue cloth gilt. 253pp + 2pp of adverts with illustrations from photographs and drawings. The author, with supporting medical evidence, explains the harm done to women's bodies by the wearing of the constraining corsets which were then so fashionable. She also addresses the physical dangers of high heels and ill-fitting shoes. Ecob goes on to discuss beauty of form and grace of motion, the principles of art applied to dress, and the moral significance of dress. Stains to fore edge, tear to upper margin of one leaf, a little wear to corners and spine ends. Good+ 
Price: 75.00 USD
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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, Eggers, Dave
59 Eggers, Dave
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
New York: Simon and Schuster (2000) First Edition 
8vo Boards. xxxix, 375pp. A New York Times Notable Book of the Year. Fine in Fine dustjacket. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Book of Boxes, Ekiguchi, Kunio
60 Ekiguchi, Kunio
The Book of Boxes
New York: Kodansha (1990) 
10"x14.25" Pictorial wraps. 8pp of introductory background and instructions + 24pp of pre-cut, pre-folded traditional patterns on washi-like paper with which to make 14 elegant Japanese gift boxes. Our scan is of the lower cover which shows some of the finished boxes. Fine. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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