Our Books - Twenty Recent Acquisitions
Sardis, B.C.: Self Published, 1960. 8vo. Stapled Wraps. Near Fine 16 pp., illustrated. From the Introduction: "This booklet has been prepared and published in order to make available authentic information... [read more] | $25.00
The Modern Library, New York. Introduction by Brooks Atkinson and Foreword by Townsend Scutter. pp. [xxiv] + 732. A Fine, unmarked copy in Near Fine dj. The volume contains the full text of Walden... [read more] | $25.00
An Introductory Guide to THE ANATHEMATA and the SLEEPING LORD sequence of DAVID JONES.
[David Jones] Summerfield, Henry.
Sono Nis Press, Victoria, 1979. 192 pp., including 8 maps, 1 Geological Chart; Chronology; List of Abbreviations, and Bibliography. Fine in dustwrapper. From the publisher: “In this decade David... [read more] | $60.00
Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver & Toronto, 2011. A Fine First Edition copy in Fine dustwrapper; Bibliography; Further Reading list; Timeline; Index. The untold story of the explosive feud among... [read more] | $15.00
Inscribed by the Author to the First Instructorof Geology at the University of British Columbia The volume has been inscribed (though not signed) on the front free endpaper “with the compliments... [read more] | $170.00
Uncommon Celebration of Iowa State. Far more than a poem (to p. 43), there follows explanatory notes on pp. 44-46, and an Appendix (pp. 47-61) “in which are found many incidents and happenings... [read more] | $55.00
Early Days at the Mission San Juan Bautista. A narrative of incidents connected with the days when California was young.
Mylar, Isaac L.
Valley Publishers and the San Juan Bautista Historical Society, Fresno, California, 1970; being a reprint of the 1929 printing published by Evening Pajaronian, Watsonville. 204 pp.; illustrated; Notes,... [read more] | $25.00
The University of New Mexico Press, 1972, First Edition. [xii] + 477 pp.; extensive bibliography, index, illustrations, map endpapers. The definitive study from the time of the first Spanish contact.... [read more] | $60.00
Octavo. Cloth. Fine Kraus, Millwood, 1979. Octavo, red cloth without dj as issued. Fine. [xv] + 223 pp. A reprint of the very uncommon 1939 printing by the American Folk-Lore Society. A lovely copy of... [read more] | $55.00
New York: Columbia University Press, 1980. Octavo. Cloth. Fine / Near Fine. This sequel to "Son of Old Man Hat' covers three years of Left Handed's life at the close of the 1889s. An classic autobiography... [read more] | $30.00
New York: Random House, 1989. First Edition. Octavo. Hard Cover. Fine / Fine. [xxvi] + 426 pp.; map endpapers; internal maps; extensive bibliography; index. A lovely copy in like dustjacket. James... [read more] | $25.00