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Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Which the different Sciences and Arts are digested in distinct Treatises or Systems. . .

Full title reads: Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Which the different Sciences and Arts are digested in distinct Treatises or Systems; and... [read more] | $95.00

Flowers in Heraldry

The Alcuin Society, Vancouver, British Columbia, 1977. Large quarto (approx. 35 by 26 cm.) A Fine copy of the unbound edition of this work, containing 21 images on folded stiff pages – Chromomat... [read more] | $20.00

New Zealand Plants and their Story.
Cockayne, L.

W.A.G. Skinner, Government Printer, Wellington, New Zealand, 1927. 3rd Revised Edition; 99 photographs (b&w), 11 line drawings; index. 271 pp. Pictorial green cloth; small octavo. Previous owner... [read more] | $20.00

Tikopia Ritual and Belief
Firth, Raymond.

. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1967. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth. About Fine / Very Good +. 374 pp.; Index; photographs. Following his theme from 'The Work of Gods in Tikopia', Firth's present collection... [read more] | $20.00

Old Folks at Home: "Way down upon de Swanee Ribber".
Foster, Stephen Collins

Boston: Ticknor and Company, 1889. Small Octavo, Near Fine. The original printing of Foster's famous song was published by Firth, Pond & Co. in 1851; this edition with drawings and engravings by Charles... [read more] | $60.00

The Center of the Cyclone: An Autobiography of Inner Space
Lilly, John C., M.D.

New York: The Julian Press, 1972. Octavo. Cloth. Very Good + / Good. 222 pp.; 6 Tables; list of 'Recommended Reading'. One of the fundamental books recounting personal experiences with LSD and other hallucinogens.... [read more] | $25.00

Doctor Dolittle: A Treasury
Lofting, Hugh

J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia & New York, 1967. First Edition, in slip case. A celebration of the delightful imagination and humour of Doctor Dolittle selected from eight volumes, including... [read more] | $25.00

Chainsaw Lumbermaking
Malloff, Will

Newtown, Connecticut: The Taunton Press, 1982. First Edition. Octavo. Pictorial Hard Cover. Fine / Very Good +. 213 pp.; 400+ illustrations and photographs. The fundamental handbook on turning timber into... [read more] | $50.00

Pansophie: Ein Versuch zur Geschichte der weisen und schwarzen Magie Vol. 3 Auflage.
Peuckert, Will-Erich

Peuckert, Will-Erich. Pansophie: Ein Versuch zur Geschichte der weisen und schwarzen Magie Vol. 3 Auflage. Berlin: Erich Schmidt Verlag, 1976. Second Edition. Octavo. Cloth. About Fine / Very Good +. [xvi]... [read more] | $75.00

A Souvenir of Glenallan. Containing Also The Two Dreams of Joseph and The Universal Empire Sun Clock
Pirie, Dr. John S.

New Westminster, BC: Self Published, 1947. Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine. pp. [7] + 8-28; port. and frontispiece of 'The Universal Empire Sun Clock'; with a Preface from the author - a Justice... [read more] | $35.00

Penetration: Five Plays.
Russell, Lawrence.

Mission City: The Sono Nis Press, 1972. Octavo. Hard Cover. Gift inscription from the author on the half-title. Fine / Near Fine. A very nice copy of this collection of 5 dramatic presentations by Lawrence... [read more] | $30.00