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1 ALLEN, Robert R. (ed.). The Eighteenth Century; a current bibliography n.s. 1- for 1975.
Philadelphia & Los Angeles: American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, 1978. 1978 
8vo. 438 pp. Red printed wrappers; corner bumped. Good. 
Price: 1.95 USD
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2 BENNETT, Whitman. A Practical Guide to American Nineteenth Century Color Plate Books.
New York: Bennett Book Studios, 1949. 1949 
Sm. 8vo. XXI, 132 pp. Red rubber stamp on title (alternate distributor). Very good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 BESTERMAN, Theodore. Biological Sciences. A Bibliography of Bibliographies.
Totowa: Rowman and Littlefield, 1971. 1971 
8vo. 471 pp. Bibliog. Green cloth, gilt spine. FINE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 BESTERMAN, Theodore. Periodical Publications; a bibliography of bibliographies.
Totowa: Rowman and Littlefield, 1971. 1971 
2 vols. Sm. 8vo. 320; 321-587 pp. Light blue gilt-stamped cloth. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 BEVAN, Ernest Jr. & David RIEDE (compilers). The Sydney Ross Collection of John Ruskin. A Catalogue of an Exhibition Held in the Department of Rare Books, Manuscripts and Archives, Rush Rhees Library, University of Rochester.
Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Library, 1981. 1981 
8vo. 31 pp. Frontis. port. of Ruskin, reproduction of letter from Ruskin to William Morris, illustration. Printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Fine. One of 1000 copies. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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6 Book Club of California; Robert D. HARLAN. The Two Hundredth Book; a Bibliography of the Books Published by the Book Club of California 1958-1993.
San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1993. 1993 
Tall 4to. x, 62 pp. Printed in Red & black. Facs., illus., index. Quarter linen, decorative leaf & bark pattern boards, paper title label mounted on backstrip (by Cardoza-James). Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies printed by Mastercraft Press, San Francisco. With a brief manuscript note from Albert [Sperisen] to David C. Weber regarding the colophon of this book. The bibliography gives annotations for 101 books in the BCC series, being nos. 100-200. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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7 BOWDITCH, John; Raymond GREW (eds.). A Selected Bibliography on Modern French History 1600 to the Present. Compiled and edited by … assisted by Roger Geiger.
Ann Arbor: Xerox University Microfilms, 1974. 1974 
8vo. xvi, 126 pp. Index. Printed wrappers; rubbed. Very good. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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8 BRENNAN, Joseph H. (compiler). Catalog of Books and Pamphlets of Metallurgical, Geological and Chemical Interest: Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII….
Niagara Falls: Union Carbide Corporation, 1961. 1961 
28 cm. 50 ff. Illus. Printed wrappers; slight browning, corners bumped. Scarce. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 BRESLAUER, Martin (1918-2004). Troubles of a Bibliophile, or, outpourings from the heart of a bookloving worldling.
Pasadena: Grant Dahlstrom, 1970. 1970 
Second edition. 16 cm. 39 pp. Printed wrappers. Fine. Translation of Was einen Bu?cherfreund a?rgern kann oder Herzensergiessungen eines bu?cherliebenden Weltkindes, originally delivered at a dinner for Paul Hirsch in Leipzig on February 24, 1931. First English translation was issued in 1935. First Edition. 
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10 BRODY, Catherine Tyler (comp.). Checklist: Stone House Press Books & Ephemera, 1978-1988. Preface by G. Thomas Tanselle.
New York: New York Public Library & Stone House Press, 1989. 1989 0937035130 / 9780937035139 Signed
8vo. 113 pp. Title engraving, 24 illustrations (with color), index. Quarter maroon cloth with patterned paper boards, gilt-stamped spine title. Fine. Limited numbered edition of 200, signed by Brody and the printer. ISBN: 0937035130 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 BURLINGAME, Roger. Endless Frontiers: The Story of McGraw-Hill.
New York, Toronto, London: McGraw-Hill, (1959). 1959 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. preface [iv], 506 pp. Photos and illustrations, index. Quarter reddish-brown cloth with pictorial boards, white stamped cover and spine titles. Burndy bookplate. Fine. Housed in paper slipcase. First Edition. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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12 CANFORA, Luciano. La Véritable Histoire de la Bibliothèque d’Alexandrie.
Paris: Editions Desjonquères, 1986. 1986 2904227245 / 9782904227240 
8vo. 212 pp. Printed wrappers. Very good. ISBN: 2904227245 
Price: 17.00 USD
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13 CANNEY, Margaret & David KNOTT (comps.). University of London Library. Catalogue of the Goldsmiths’ Library of Economic Literature. With an Introduction by J.H.P. Pafford, Goldsmiths’ Librarian 1945-67. Volume I: Printed Books to 1800.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1970. 1970 0521073758 / 9780521073752 
Oversize 8vo. xxii, (xxiii), 838 pp. Frontis. port. of Herbert Somerton Foxwell (1849-1936). Dark green cloth, gilt-stamped cover emblem and spine title. Ownership signature of Owen Chadwick. Fine. FIRST EDITION. ISBN: 0521073758 First Edition. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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14 Cardinal Hayes Library. A Descriptive Catalogue of Incunabula in the Cardinal Hayes Library.
New York: Manhattan College, 1967. 1967 
8vo. ix, 70 pp. Indexes. Printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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15 CATLETT, J. Stephen (ed.). A New Guide to the Collections in the Library of the American Philosophical Society.
Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1987. 1987 0871696606 / 9780871696601 
Series: Memoirs of the APS, Vol. 66S. Tall 8vo. xxv, 414 pp. Frontis., index. Beige cloth, red stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0871696606 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 CHAPPLE, J. A. V. Science and Literature in the Nineteenth Century.
(London): Macmillan, (1986). 1986 0333375874 / 9780333375877 
8vo. xi, 192 pp. 7 plate illus. on 2 pages, index. Printed wrappers; faded spine. Burndy bookplate. Otherwise fine. ISBN: 0333375874 
Price: 10.00 USD
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17 COCKLE, Maurice J. D. A Bibliography of Military Books up to 1642.
London: Holland Press, (1978). 1978 0900470704 / 9780900470707 
26 cm. xl, 267 pp. Frontis., 13 plates, 2 tailpieces, index. Gilt-stamped red cloth, dust jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0900470704 Dust jacket present. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 COX, Edward Godfrey. A Reference Guide to the Literature of Travel: Including Voyages, Geographical Descriptions, Adventures, Shipwrecks and Expeditions. ... [Volume One: The Old World; Volume Two: The New World; Volume Three: Great Britain].
Seattle: University of Washington, 1935-1949. 1935 
Three volumes (complete). Series: University of Washington Publications in Language and Literature, Vols. 9, 10, 12. Large 8vo. ix, 401; vii, 591, ads. [4]; xiii, 732 pp. Indexes. Printed wrappers; wrappers and spine worn with pieces missing (Vol. I and II only), front cover detached on Vol. I and rear cover missing on Vol. II. Burndy bookplates. Rubber stamps and markings of the MIT Libraries. AS IS. First printing (not the reprint). First Edition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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19 CRAWLEY, Peter & Chad J. FLAKE. A Mormon Fifty. An Exhibition in the Harold B. Lee Library in Conjunction with the Annual Conference of the Mormon History Association.
Provo: Friends of the Brigham Young University Library, 1984. 1984 
Series: Friends of the Brigham Young University Library Newsletter, No. 23. 255 x 175 mm. [34] pp. Printed wrappers. Fine. Scarce. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 DE BURE, Guillaume-François (1731–1782). Bibliographie Instructive: ou Traité de la connoissance des livres rares et singuliers: contenant un catalogue raisonné …
Paris: Chez Guillaume-François de Bure le jeune, 1765. 1765 
Two volumes. 8vo. [iii]-xvi, 734, [2]; 544 pp. Head and tail pieces, index, summary of the articles, errata; cords split between pp. 320-321 on vol. 1; some stains. Original mottled calf with elaborate gilt-stamped spine, all edges red; heavily worn, boards showing at edges, covers loose. Internally good. Scarce. These two parts contain the Belles-lettres: being vols. 3 and 4, of the catalogues by De Bure [or Debure or Bure] (1731–1782), the noted French printer, bibliophile and bookseller, who here describes a vast library of rare and unusual books from the 14 century up to his era, including grammar, rhetoric, poetry, mythology, philology, etc. These two volumes are complete in themselves. Other volumes he issued were: Vol. 1. Théologie (1763); Vol. 2. Jurisprudence et des sciences et arts (1764); Vol. 5. Histoire. Tome premier (1768); Vol. 6. Histoire Tome II (1768); Vol. 7. Histoire. Tome III; Table generale (1768), etc. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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