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Shock Value John Waters 1981 1st Printing Delta Books 1 .jpg

Shock Value by John Waters 1981 1st Printing by Delta Books Softcover Edition

Shock Value by John Waters
Published in: 1981
Stated 1st Printing
Published by Delta Books
Softcover Edition and [...]

Attributes
1st Edition
Period
Mid-century
The German Pietists of provincial Pennsylvania 1694-1708 by Julius Friedrich Sachse Private Printing 1895 1.jpg

Numbered 282/500 of The German Pietists of provincial Pennsylvania 1694-1708 by Julius Friedrich Sachse Private Printing 1895 Hardback

The German Pietists of provincial Pennsylvania 1694-1708
By: Sachse, Julius Friedrich, 1842-1919
Life-member Historical Society of Pennsylvania, American Philosophical Society, Penn- [...]

Attributes
Limited
Rare & Unique
1st Edition
Period
1800s
Beowulf The Monsters and The Critics By J R R Tolkien 1963 University Press Oxdford 1.jpg

1963 Edition of J. R. Tolkien Beowulf The Monsters and The Critics Lecture in 1936 Published by Univeristy Press Oxford

Soft bound with printed wrappers, 53 pages, 3rd edition, 1958, 1960 and 1963. 

A lecture given by J. R. Tolkien in 1936 at the British Academy, Tolkien’ [...]

Attributes
Rare & Unique
Period
Mid-century
Jerusalem Bible 1970 Red Bound Gilt Edges Salvador Dali Illustrations 3rd Edition 1.jpg

Vintage Jerusalem Bible 1970 Red Bound Gilt Edges Salvador Dali Illustrations 3rd Edition with Original Box

Vintage Jerusalem Bible 1970 Red Bound Gilt Edges Salvador Dali Illustrations
Published by Doubleday 
year: 1970
Edition is 3rd edition with [...]

Period
Mid-century
Attributes
Out Of Print
The Morning Of The Magicians by Louis Pauwels and Jacques Bergier Hardback with DJ 1.jpg

The Morning of The Magicians BY Louis Paulwels and Jacques Bergier Hardback with Dust Jacket Dorset Press Occult and Conspiracy

Title: The Morning of The Magicians 
By: Louis Paulwels & Jacques Bergier
Hardback edition with Dust Jacket
Year; 1988
 [...]

Period
Modern
Grace Hartigan A Painter's World Hardback with Dust Jacket Signed 1st Edition 1.jpg

SIGNED Grace Hartigan A Painter's World by Robert Saltonstall Mattison 1990 1st Edition Hudson Hill Press

Grace Hartigan, the amazing and dynamic artist of the 1950's New York School, her paintings are considered the example of that style of painting. She [...]

Attributes
Signed
Out Of Print
1st Edition
Period
Modern
The Mode in Hat and Headress Hardback Book 1.jpg

2nd Edition Hardback The Mode in Hats and Headdress by R. Turner Wilcox 1948 Charles Scribner’s Sons No DJ

Title: The Mode in Hats and Headdress
By R. Turner Wilcox
Published by: Charles Scribner’s Sons
Year: 1948 [...]

Period
1900-1940s
Attributes
2nd Edition
Israel Regarde How to Make and Use Talismans 1972 Weiser Press 2.jpg

Israel Regardie How To Make and Use Talismans Published by Samuel Weiser 1972 1st Edition Paperback

How To Make and Use Talismans by Isreal Regardie

Published by Weiser Press
Year: 1972 
1st edition, second printing 
 [...]

Attributes
1st Edition
Period
Mid-century

Liber XXI Khing Kang King The Classic of Purity 1974 Aleister Crowley Thelema Publication

Title: Liber XXI Khing Kang King The Classic of Purity
in the Episode of the Dynasty of Wu and now made into a [...]

Attributes
Rare & Unique
Out Of Print
Period
Vintage
Mysteries & Secrets of Magic Published by IGOS Hardback 1.jpg

Mysteries & Secrets of Magic Published by IGOS International Guild of Occult Sciences Reprint of Charles J. S. Thompson Occult Book

I have other books coming soon by this lesser known and now out of print publisher.

Mysteries & Secrets of Magic Published [...]

Period
Modern
Attributes
Limited
Rare & Unique

The Magicians of the Golden Dawn by Ellic Howe 1978 Pub By Samuel Weiser

The Magicians of The Golden Dawn by Ellic Howe, paperback, pub by Samuel Weiser 1978

The Magicians of the Golden Dawn. A [...]

Attributes
1st Edition
Period
Vintage
Hokusai Sketchbooks Selections From The Manga by James Michener 1.jpg

The Hokusai Sketchbooks Selections From The Manga by James Michener Hardback w/ Dust Jacket 6th Ed. 1962 Pub by Charles Tuttle Japan

The Hokusai Sketchbooks Selections From The Manga
by James Michener
Hardback with pictorial Dust Jacket
6th Ed.
 [...]

Period
Mid-century
Attributes
Out Of Print

2 Vol. Ed. with Slipcase of Clos Joli by Jacques Zoubaloff 1929 Charles Moreau Pub. Paris Art

2 Volume Edition with Slipcase of Clos Joli by Jacques Zoubaloff 1929 Charles Moreau Pub. Paris Art Deco

Artist: Jacques Zoubaloff [...]

Period
1900-1940s
Attributes
1st Edition
Limited

Jos. A. Omlin Der Papyrus 55001 1st edtion Hardback with Slipcase Near Mint Cond.

Title: Der Papyrus 55001 und Seine Satirisch Erotischen Zeichnungen und Inschriften
Year: 1973
Publisher: Edizioni D' Arte Fratelli Pozzo - Torino
By: [...]

Period
Mid-century
Attributes
1st Edition
Posada's Mexico Softcover 1979 Library of Congress 1.jpg

1979 1st Edition Softcover Posada's Mexico Edited by Ron Tyler and Published by Library of Congress

Posada's Mexico
By: Ron Tyler
Attributes: Softcover 1st edition
Year: 1979
Publisher: Library of Congress with Amon Carter Museum  [...]

Attributes
1st Edition
Period
Modern
Confessions of An English Opium Eater by De Quincey Heritage Press Zhenya Gay Slip Case 1.jpg

Confessions of An English Opium Eater by De Quincey Heritage Press Illustrated by Zhenya Gay Slipcase 1950 Edition

Confessions of An English Opium Eater by De Quincey Heritage Press 1950

Period
Mid-century
Attributes
1st Edition
The Faith of Graffiti by Mervyn Kurlansky and Jon Naar Softcover 1st edtion 1.jpg

The Faith of Graffiti by Mervyn Kurlansky and Jon Naar Softcover Text by Norman Mailer 1st Edition Oversized Softcover Pub. by Alskog Books 1974

The Faith of Graffiti
By Mervyn Kurlansky and Jon Naar Softcover
Text by Norman Mailer
Published by Alskog Books& [...]

Attributes
1st Edition
Out Of Print
Period
Mid-century
Flowers of Evil byBaudelaire Slyvan Press 1947 Beresford Egan and C. Bower Alcock 1.jpg

Flowers of Evil by Baudelaire Hardback Limited Edition Sylvan Press from 1947 Art by Beresford Egan and C. Bower Alcock

Title: Flowers of Evil
By Charles Baudelaire
and Art by Beresford Egan and C. Bower Alcock (translator)
Attributes: Hardback Limited Edition [...]

Attributes
Out Of Print
1st Edition
Period
1900-1940s

Rare Unusual Stories Magazine1935 Vol. 1 No. 1 Advanced Copy With Editors Notice

Very rare and preview of the magazine Unusual Stories, 1935
The first Unusual Stories was published in 1934 but never fully materialized, then was started back [...]

Period
1900-1940s
Attributes
Rare & Unique
Out Of Print

Vol. 1 No. 1 Marvel Tales 1934 The First Science Fiction and Fantasy H. Pl. Lovecraft David Keller

Marvel Tales
1934, the very first issue of the best science fiction fantasy magazine, small press with hand printed covers.
Vol. 1 No. 1
Editor, [...]

Period
1900-1940s
Attributes
1st Edition

What Happens In Fort Lauderdale by William Haines & William Taggart Grove Press Zebra Books 1968

Title: What Happens In Fort Lauderdale

By: Haines, William & Taggart, William
Publisher: Grove Press/ Zebra Books
Year: 1968.
Stated 1st Edition
Soft [...]

Period
Mid-century
Attributes
1st Edition

Rare Signed Gods of Earth and Heaven by Joel-Peter Witkin HDBK w/ DJ 3rd Ed.

Joel Peter Witkin 3rd edition limited to 5,000 and signed by Artist.

Condition: Minor curl to the top of the back part of the [...]

Period
Modern
Attributes
Signed
Limited
Out Of Print

The Bone House by Joel-Peter Witkin pub. by Twin Palms 1st Ed. 5,000 Hardback w/ Slip Case

Title: The Bone House
Artist: Joel-Peter Witkin
Hardback edition with Slip Case and Tipped on Photo on front of the slip case.

The [...]

Period
Modern
Attributes
Out Of Print

RARE Maryland Time Exposures 1840-1940 by Marion E. Warren & Mame Warren Signed Numbered 112/200

Title: Maryland Time Exposures, 1840-1940
by Marion E. Warren , Mame Warren

Specially bound in leather and cloth, gilt-edged, and slipcased; numbered and signed [...]

Period
Modern
Attributes
1st Edition
Signed
Limited

Jamais Trop Tard Combat Journal 311 Original HDBK Publication 78th Lightning Division in WWII

Combat Journal 311
The Story of The Timberwolf Regiment of The 78th Lightning Division in WWII 1944-1945
Editor: Major Joseph Lipsius
Original publication, Hardback [...]

Period
1900-1940s
Attributes
1st Edition
Out Of Print