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1 C. Iviii CAESARIS QUAE EXSTANT. EX. EMEND. IOS: SCALIGERI IUL: CAESARIS FiLii. EX MUSEO IOH: ISACI PONTANI.
Amsterodami (Amsterdam), Apud Ioannem Jan▀onius , 1628. Bound in full tan vellum with three slightly raise Some soil, but boards have a wonderful antique patina. The fold out map is separating at the folds and from book, but still attached. Former owner's names on front end papers and a little light writing. Contents are age-toned, but no foxing. Overall a very good copy of a very old book. 438 pages plus 48 pages of index. Very small type. 
Illustrated title page. Fold-out map of Europe. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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2 LOS ANGELES BENCH AND BAR. CENTENNIAL EDITION 1949-1950
Los Angeles: Wilson and Sons, Publishers, 1950. 1st edition Hardbound in blue cloth with gilt-stamped title o Front hinge is separating, rubbing to edges, else Good. 315 pages plus index. 11 1/4 x 8 3/4. 
Illustrated with photographic portraits of members of the Los Angeles Bar Association and Judges of the period, including District Court of Appeal and Supreme Court Justices. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 SEVEN VOLUMES OF POCKET BOOKS COLLECTOR'S EDITION: NANA, THE POCKET BOOK OF GREEK ART, MOLL FLANDERS, FAMOUS FRENCH SHORT TORIES, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLES.
New York: Pocket Books. Hardbound in faux leather spine over patterned pap Near Fine condition. A very attractive set of small books. 6 3/4 x 4 1/2. 

Price: 55.00 USD
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4 THE BENCH AND BAR OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY. 1928-1929,
Los Angeles: Daily Journal Company, 1929, 1st edition Brown fabricoid. Rubbing to edges, else Very Good. 255 pages. 10 3/4 x 8. 
Illustrated with photographic portraits of members of the Los Angeles Bar Association and Judges of the period. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 TWO VOLS. ARCTIC EXPLORATIONS AND BIOGRAPHY OF ELISHA KANE.
Arctic Explorations by Elisha Kent Kane. Published in London by T. Nelson & Sons in 1892. 443 pages Arctic Explorations has shelf wear, Light wear along spine ends and folds. Former owner's blank bookplate on front pastedown and stain on front end paper, else contents clean with age rippling, else good. Biography, edge worn and faded. Scattered foxing and pages are age rippled. Binding is fair overall and contents are Fair to Good. 

Price: 16.00 USD
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6 (no author) NOTABLE NEVADANS: SNAPSHOTS OF SAGEBRUSHERS WHO ARE DOING THINGS.
Reno: no publisher noted. June, 1910. 1st and presumably the only edition. 3/4 burgundy leather over black cloth-covered boar Slight shelf wear and a small repaired tear on the title page, otherwise, it is near fine. We are not sure if this is the original binding. It may have been bound in this 3/4 leather later. An extremely scarce book. The pages are not numbered. Oblong, 9 3/8 x 11 3/8 
Full page pen sketched portraits with sketched vignettes on the sides along with single page biographies of Nevadans, including E.R. Dodge, Pat McCarran, George Wingfield, George Nixon. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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7 Angel, Myron F., ed., HISTORY OF NEVADA, 1881 (1958), WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS.
Berkeley: Howell-North, 1958 First of this reprint. Brown cloth, gilt decoration and lettering on fro A crisp, as new copy in a Fine dust jacket. We haven't seen a copy this nice in years. 680 pages. 10 3/4 x 8. 
End paper maps, iIllus. with lithos., etchings, etc. of ports., scenes; maps, tables. Introduction by David H. Myrick. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 28. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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8 Baird, Adam, AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF ADAM BAIRD.
Oakland, Schofield Printery, 1926. First edition. Signed by the author on front, blank end paper. Original textured wraps, gilt title on front. Except for faded gilt title, fine. 20 pp. 7 3/4 x 5 3/8. 
Experiences of the author in the West and particularly in California and Nevada including his work on the Comstock Lode and the Sutro Tunnel. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Bemis, Samuel Flagg, JOHN QUINCY ADAMS. VOL. I, AND THE FOUNDATIONS OF AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1987. Volume 1 only. Easton Press The Library of the Presidents. Laid in is Easton Press' Collector's Notes. Bound in full brown leather. Gilt-stamped decorat Fine condition. 588 pages. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2. 
Appendix. Index. 
Price: 32.50 USD
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10 Benjamin, Marcus, JOHN BIDWELL, PIONEER. A SKETCH OF HIS CAREER..
Washington: Privately printed. 1907. First edition. Scarce. Hardbound in 3/4 brown leather over white paper-co Former owner's presentation bookplate. 1" piece of leather missing at top of spine, some shelf wear, else very good. 52 pages. 10 1/2 x 8. 
Frontis portrait of Bidwell, illustrated with photographic plates and facsms. Many of the photos are tipped in. Wagner-Camp 88 note. Howes, USiana, B353. Cowan p.47. Graff 253. Paher , Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography,116. Eberstadt Modern Narratives 32. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 Berendt, John, MIDNIGHT IN THE GARDEN OF GOOD AND EVIL: A SAVANNAH STORY.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, (1998) Collector's Edition, signed by Berendt on a special signature page. Bound in full, deep green leather, with elaborate Fine condition with a laid-in note about the book and the author, an Easton Press bookplate, and a certificate of authenticity also signed by Berendt (none of them are attached). 388 (3) pages. 10 X 6 3/8. 
"Acclaimed for its brilliant observation, wicked humor and sublime storytelling, the book was hailed as a masterwork of modern American literature, a groundbreaking non-fiction novel on a par with Truman Capote's In Cold Blood." 
Price: 110.00 USD
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12 Boswell, James THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, L.L.D. INCLUDING THE TOUR TO THE HEBRIDES, CORRESPONDENCE WITH MRS. THRALE. ETC. WITH NUMEROUS ADDITIONS BY JOHN WILSON CROCKER. 10 VOLUMES IN 5, COMPLETE.
London: George Bell and Sons, York Street, Covent Garden. 1876. Hardcover, Embossed, maroon cloth, Gilt stamped t Spines are slightly sun-faded, but are uniform. Light shelf wear, else Very Good or better set of books. Pages: Volume I-II, I, 325; II, 344. Volume III- 
Frontispiece portraits with tissue-guards, Double title pages. Illustrated with fold-out engravings and facsimiles. Index and List of Plates in rear of Volume X. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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13 Boswell, James, THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D. COMPREHENDING AN ACCOUNT OF HIS STUDIES AND NUMEROUS WORKS. (FIVE (5) VOLUMES-COMPLETE)
London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, W. Sharpe and others. 1824 Bound in contemporary 3/4 brown calf over blue ma Some rubbing and scratches to the boards, Some rubbing to spines and dulling of the gilt, but overall a Good to Very Good set of books that make an attractive antiquarian appearance. Vol. I, 340 pages; Vol. II, 360 pages; Vol. III, 
Index in Vol. V. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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14 Buell, Augustus C., PAUL JONES: FOUNDER OF THE AMERICAN NAVY. A HISTORY. (TWO (2) VOLUMES).
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1906. Hardbound in blue cloth-covered boards with gilt-s Slight cover spotting, else Very Good. No dust jackets. Vol. I, 328 pages; Vol. II, 439 pages. 7 3/4 x 5 5 
Frontis. portrait in each volume with tissue guard, map, illustrated; Index. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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15 Cellini, Benvenuto, Translated into English by John Addington Symonds. THE LIFE OF BENVENUTO CELLINI.
London: John C. Nimmo, 14, King William Street, Strand. 1895. This edition was limited to 750 copies. There is a tiny stamp ( magnifying glass helpful  The book is in Near Fine condition. Some of the pages have a slight ripple which appears to be from the binder's gather of the signatures during the re-bind, else Very Good or better. There are no indications of prior ownership 514 pages. 8 3/4 x 6. 
Frontispiece portrait of Cellini with tissue guard. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Clairmonte, Glenn, CALAMITY JANE. THE TOUGHEST GAL IN THE WEST.
London: Neville Spearman Ltd., 1961. 1st English (?). This is probably the same book published in the U.S. under the title, "Calamity Jane Was Her Name." Black cloth with gilt spine title. VG+/ d.j. soiled on front panel. 216 pp. 8vo. 
Illus. with photos. 
Price: 37.00 USD
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17 Cole, Cornelius. MEMOIRS OF CORNELIUS COLE, EX SENATOR OF THE UNITED STATES FROM CALIFORNIA..
New York : McLoughlin Brothers 1908. First Edition. Navy blue cloth, beige spine label with title, t. Slight shelfwear, prior owner's name a head of title page, else very good. 354 pages. 10 3/4 x 7 1/4. 
Marbled end papers, engraved frontis portrait. Wheat Books of the Gold Rush 45. Howes USiana, C-565. Graff 799. Adams, Six-Guns, 463. Cowan, Bibliography of the HIstory of California, p. 134. . 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Conwell, Russell H., THE LIFE, TRAVELS, AND LITERARY CAREER OF BAYARD TAYLOR.
Boston: B.B. Russell & Co., 1879. First edition. Hardbound in green cloth-covered boards with titl Corners slightly bumped, else Near Fine. 358 pages. 71/2 x 5 1/4. 
Frontis. portrait of Bayard Taylor with tissue-guard. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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19 Cunningham, George Godfrey, edited by. LIVES OF EMINENT AND ILLUSTRIOUS ENGLISHMEN, FROM ALFRED THE GREAT TO THE LATEST TIMES. SIX (6) VOLUMES.
Glasgow: A Fullarton & Co., 140 Brusnswick Street. 1837. This set contains six volumes of an original eight volume set. Bound in 3/4 brown leather over light green linen The spines have all faded to a uniform brown color. There is light edge wear and wear to the corner tips, else Very Good. The contents are bright, clean and Near Fine. Pages: Vol. I, 486; Vol. III, 478(3); Vol. IV, 
Illustrated by a series of finely executed portraits, selected from the most authentic sources, and engraved by eminent artists. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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20 Dana, Julian. SUTTER OF CALIFORNIA. A BIOGRAPHY.
New York: The Press of the Pioneers. 1934. First edition, presentation copy signed by the author. Red cloth with gilt spine and cover titles and cov Pages slightly rippled, else very good with some fading on back strip in a soiled, rubbed and internally repaired jacket. Very difficult to locate a copy of the first edition in a dust jacket. 423 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. 
Frontis port. and 13 other illustrations, maps, index. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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