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1 BRISCOE, Peter. The Best Read Man in France.
Wildside Press: The Borgo Press 2007 paperback 8vo. 119 pp. Printed wrappers. New. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Signed
Wildside Press:: The Borgo Press. 2007. paperback. 8vo. 119 pp. Printed wrappers. New. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Fictional account of a Los Angeles bookseller who travels the world in search of rare books — despite increasing evidence that electronic media threaten to displace books, reading, and literature. When he learns the startling story of “the best read man in France,” it leads him into a public battle to save the future of the printed book itself. For those who love books and reading. ISBN: 1434400802 . 11 
Price: 9.00 USD
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2 RAUCH, Nicolas [bookseller]. [Two catalogues]: Catalogue No. 5: Très Beaux Livres, Autographes [with] Catalogue No. 7: Livres Précieux du XVe au XXe Siècle.
Geneva: Nicolas Rauch, 1956-1961. 1956 
2 volumes. 8vo. 210; 242 pp. Illustrations, indices. Original printed wrappers, Cat. No. 5 in glassine dust-jacket; jacket extremities chipped. Very good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Scribner Book Store, New York. [A Selection of six catalogues, including nos. 102, 110, 112, 113, 124, and 138]. No. 102. Familiar Quotations, A Collection of Their Earliest Appearances; No. 110. First Editions of English and Continental Literature; No. 112. Bach to Stravinsky, First Editions of Music; No. 113. Science and Thought in the 19th Century; No. 124. Science, Medicine, Economics, etc. in First Editions; No. 138. Rare Books in Science and Thought, 1490-1940.
New York: Scribner Book Store, n.d. 
8vo. Six volumes. No paginations. Plates. Printed wrappers; each catalogue is worn along the edges, No. 102 front cover starting, No. 113 spine ends missing, No. 138 covers soiled with tape repair. Very good. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 [Bookseller catalogue] ALICKE, Walter (comp.). Printing and the Progress of Man. A descriptive catalogue of 680 fine & rare books illustrating the impact of print on the evolution of Western Civilization during five centuries. Catalogue 269.
Vaduz: Interlibrum Buchantiquariat, n.d. 
8vo. Unpaginated. Printed wrappers. Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 [Bookseller catalogue] ALICKE, Walter (comp.). The Illustrated Book. Catalogue 279.
Vaduz: Interlibrum Buchantiquariat, n.d. 
8vo. Unpaginated. Printed wrappers. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 [Juniper Press] Ernest DAWSON; Jake ZEITLIN. Ernest Dawson & Jake Zeitlin; two letters.
Pasadena: Juniper Press, 1992. 1992 
150 mm. [8] pp. 2 portraits. Beige wrappers with red lettering. Fine. Limited edition of 200 copies, printed by Tyrus G. Harmsen. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 [ZEITLIN, Jake] EDELSTEIN, J.M. [ed.]. A Garland for Jake Zeitlin on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday & the Anniversary of His 40th Year in the Book Trade.
Los Angeles: Grant Dahlstrom & Saul Marks, 1967. 1967 Signed
255 x 170 mm. 131 pp. Title woodcut, port. photo of Zeitlin. Quarter orange cloth with patterned cloth sides, printed paper spine label. Near fine. Limited Edition of 800 copies. SIGNED PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION FROM NOTED LA BOOKDEALER JAKE ZEITLIN to book collector Everett Welmers. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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