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Fear And Loathing In Las Vega - Signed with a Full Page drawing of Hunter Thompson,"The Good Doctor" by Ralph Steadman

Fear.1 (368 x 600)
Random House, New York, 1971

First Edition, First Printing, Signed with a Full page original drawing of Hunter Thompson "The Good Doctor" Near fine book with a near fine dust jacket. Signed with a spectacular full page drawing by Ralph Steadman of Hunter Thompson as "The Good Doctor". Thompson was an American journalist and author, and the founder of the gonzo journalism movement, a style of writing that blurs distinctions between fiction and nonfiction. The book is equally famous of the highly detailed crazed illustrations by Ralph Steadman. This stunning example has an extremely rare full page original drawing by Steadman.

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Price: $7,995.00
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J. D. Salinger - The Catcher In The Rye

cat.1 (446 x 600)
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1951

First Edition, First Printing Beautiful bright, clean book with a striking near fine original unclipped dust jacket.

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Price: $6,295.00
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Jack London - The Call Of The Wild

Call.1 (454 x 600)
The Macmillan Company, New York, 1903

First Edition, First Printing Beautiful bright, clean book with the striking extremely scarce dust jacket in near fine condition.

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Price: $5,995.00
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Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson

hyde-1-455-x-600
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1886

First State of the First Edition, First printing One of the very scarce first printing hardback examples issued in green cloth. The US edition preceded the UK edition as the true first printing. An important title in the horror genre.

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Price: $5,595.00
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The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith, One of the very original 250 Signed (pseudonym for J.K. Rowling)

cc.1 (442 x 600)
Sphere, London, 2013

First Edition, First Printing Very Scarce SIGNED copy (from the very original 250 copies that were signed). Fine unread book with a striking original fine condition dust jacket. Signed Robert Galbraith on the title page (pseudonym for J.K Rowling).

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Price: $5,495.00
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King Kong In Original Scarce Dust Jacket - Edgar Wallace & Merian Cooper

kong.1 (452 x 600)
Grosset and Dunlap 1932

First photoplay edition of KING KONG, with its scarce near fine original dust jacket. Published by Grosset and Dunlap, 1932. Conceived by Edgar Wallace and Merian Cooper. This was the novelization of the screenplay and is considered to be the rarest of the photoplay editions.

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Price: $5,350.00
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Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar, TRUE FIRST PRINTING - Signed With A Large Original Drawing of the Butterfly

cater.1 (600 x 463)
World Publishing Company, Inc, 1969

SIGNED WITH A DRAWING TRUE FIRST Edition, FIRST Printing: FIRST edition, FIRST Printing FINELY rebound in stunning dark leaf-green leather with playful gilt titles and a colorful leather embossed caterpillar inching his way across the front title. Includes a stunning large original signed drawing rendered in pen of the "Butterfly" signed by "Eric Carle".

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Price: $4,895.00
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The Wind In The Willows - Kenneth Grahame

Willows.2 (466 x 600)
Methuen and Co, London, 1908

First Edition, First Printing A handsome example of this classic rare title in beautiful condition.

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Price: $4,695.95
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The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe - C.S. Lewis

lion.1 (446 x 600)
Geoffrey Bles, London, 1950

Stated First Edition, First Printing Clean book with the scarce near fine FIRST printing dust jacket. First book in the Narnia fantasy series.

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Price: $4,695.00
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Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone - J. K. Rowling

pot.1 (420 x 600)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1997

First Edition, First Softcover Printing FIRST Bloomsbury edition, FIRST Softcover Printing rebound in beautiful red leather with gilt accents and raised bands.

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Price: $4,595.00
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Alice's Adventures In Wonderland - Lewis Carroll

a.1 (430 x 600)
Macmillan and Co, London, 1867

First edition, 1867 (Eighth Thousand) Printing A very early second printing, Very Good hardcover with the original red cloth covered boards.

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Price: $4,395.00
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The Lost World, First State - Arthur Conan Doyle

lost.1 (441 x 600)
Hodder & Stoughton George H. Doran Company, New York, 1912

First Edition, First State Near fine, crisp clean copy First Edition, First Printing, First State with the year 1912 printed on the copyright page. In the extremely scarce ORIGINAL First Issue dustjacket has the publisher's $1.25 net printed price present on the spine. This book preceded all the London printings and the later oversized issues in larger format

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Price: $4,195.00
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Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone - J. K. Rowling

pot3.1 (427 x 600)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, London, 1997

First HARDCOVER Edition, Third Printing Fine, crisp book and Fine condition dust jacket. The 1st and 2nd Imp Hardback printings of this book were issued without a dust jacket, the third printing was historically significant as it was the first printing which included a dust jacket. Not bookclub, Not the Australian edition, Not the Ted Smart edition, Not the Canadian edition, but the scarce true first/third Bloomsbury edition with the complete number line of 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3. This is the very scarce third printing hardback edition, especially scarce in this condition.

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Price: $3,895.00
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Animal Farm - George Orwell

af.1 (432 x 600)
Secker & Warburg, London, 1945

First State, First Edition, First Printing A beautiful near fine book with the scarce first state dust jacket in very good condition. The dust jacket has the requisite "An Early List for 1945" to the rear panel with the "Search light" motif to the reverse of the jacket. Crisp, clean book.

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Price: $3,895.00
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Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar, TRUE FIRST PRINTING

cat1.1 (600 x 437)
World Publishing Company, Inc, 1969

TRUE FIRST Edition, FIRST Printing: A lovely copy of the True Scarce First Printing which was printed in Japan by World Publishing and includes the full number line down to the 1 (the later printings were printed in the United States, and do not have the complete number line down to 1), and with the A3450 code on rear board.

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Price: $3,895.00
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J. D. Salinger - The Catcher In The Rye

rye.1 (455 x 600)
Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1951

First Edition, First Printing A nice clean, book with a vibrant original first printing dust jacket

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Price: $3,795.00
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On The Road - Jack Kerouac

road.1 (427 x 600)
The Viking Press, 1957

First Edition, First Printing, First State Stunning, clean, crisp near fine book with a stunning very bright original FIRST STATE, first edition dust jacket.

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Price: $3,595.00
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The Expression Of The Emotions In Man And Animals - Charles Darwin

The Expression Of The Emotions In Man And Animals – Charles Darwin
John Murray, London 1872

First edition, FIRST ISSUE, First Printing Scarce First issue with "that" spelled correctly on page 208. Clean, beautiful example of this title in the original boards and end papers.

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Price: $3,295.00
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Winnie The Pooh - A.A. Milne

wp.1 (429 x 600)
Methuen & Co, London, 1926

First Edition, First Printing Crisp, bright book with an original first state dust jacket.

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Price: $2,995.00
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Alice's Adventures In Wonderland - Lewis Carroll

alice.1 (453 x 600)
Macmillan and Co, London, 1868

First edition, 1968 (Tenth Thousand) Printing A very very early printing, Very Good hardcover with the original red cloth covered boards.

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Price: $2,995.00
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