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1 Arnold, Lloyd R. HIGH ON THE WILD WITH HEMINGWAY.
Caldwell, ID: The Caxton Printers Ltd. xiv + 343 p. 1969 1969 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
4to illus. 2nd Prnt. [1968]. [Cat. 58-19.] -Arnold became a friend of Hemingway during filming of FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS, where he took publicity pictures, and remained a friend for 22 years. Fine-Very Fine in spine-sunned VG DJ. 
Price: 63.00 USD
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2 Book Club of California. CALIFORNIA PRINTING. A Selected List of Books Which Are Significent or Representative of a California Style of Printing. Part II of a Three-Part Series. 1890-1925.
San Francisco: Book Club of California. 34 p. 1984 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
-[Cat. 67-54.] 4to illus. The 1981 Keepsake of the Book Club of California, With Announcement laid in. One small external dampstain; Good PB. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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3 Clark, Eleanor. THE OYSTERS OF LOCMARIAQUER.
NY: Pantheon Books. 203 p. 1966 1966 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Leonid 
8vo illus. Drawings by Leonid. 2nd Prtng. [1959].-60-61. Detailed look at the oyster industry in the Brittany region of France, by author of ROME AND A VILLA. Very Good-Fine no DJ. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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4 Downey, Joseph T. "Filings". FILINGS FROM AN OLD SAW. Reminiscences of San Francisco and California's Conquest.
San Francisco: John Howell, Publ. viii + 171 p. 1956 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
8vo frontis. Edited by Fred Backburn Rogers. 1st Ed. One of 750 Copies Printed by Lawton Kennedy. -Republication of 18 articles which first appeared in the San Francisco newspaper THE GOLDEN ERA from January 9 to July 3, 1853, recounting events from 1845-1847 prior to the Gold Rush. 60-96 & 43-44. Many uncut pages, Fine-Very Fine in partial Acetate jacket. 
Price: 112.50 USD
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5 Goldsmith, Edmund [Ed]. A COUNTER-BLASTE TO TOBACCO. (Written by King James I.) Bibliotheca Curiosa
Edinburgh: Prvt. Prnt. 32 p. 1884 1884 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 
12mo. Reprnt [1604]. Lmt Ed. of 275 Copies. -King James I railed against the vile habit of tobacco in all its forms in 1604. The Irish have been the first nation to bar it from all public buildings and even its pubs! May theIrish be but the first of many nations to follow the 1604 warnings of the good King James I! Cat. 56-24. Boards faded; o/w Fine. 
Price: 76.50 USD
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6 Grolier Club. TRANSACTIONS OF THE GROLIER CLUB. of the City of New York from July 1899 to December 1919. Part IV.
New York: Grolier Club. 178 p. 1921 1st Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
[Cat. 67-305.] 4to illus. One of 404 Copies; Printed Letterpress. Fold-over paper jacket on plain boards; 7 portraits & 8 plates; Most pages uncut; With partial DJ. Some external dampstains on margins; Partial DJ.; Good Externally & Very Good Internally. 
Price: 25.20 USD
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7 Haig-Brown, Roderick. WRITINGS AND REFLECTIONS. From the World of Roderick Haig-Brown.
Seattle: Univ. of Washington Press. 222 p. 1982 1982 0295959452 / 9780295959450 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Gordon Maclean 
8vo Illus. by Gordon Maclean. Edited by Valerie Haig-Brown. 1st Ed. [CAT. 65-423.] Very Fine in Very Good DJ. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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8 HAIG-BROWN. Purdy, Al. COUGAR HUNTER. A Memoir of Roderick Haig-Brown.
Vancouver: The Phoenix Press. 73 p. 1992 0969646208 / 9780969646204 1st Edition Hardcover New As New Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
[Cat. 43-119 & 60-165.] 8vo illus. 1st Lmt. Ed. One of 215 Copies. -Signed by the Author. Includes a magazine piece on H-B, letters between them, & "Death of a Friend" which appeared in CANADIAN LITERATURE. Cave E 6. Very Fine in glassine wrapper. 
Price: 292.50 USD
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9 Independent. THE INDEPENDENT. Vol. LXX. January 12, 1911.
NY: Independent. pp. 65-118 + adverts. 1911 1911 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. -60-202. "Some Last Letters" by Leo Tolstoy; "King-Mackeral Fishing" by M.C. Garnett. Good in Paper Wraps. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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10 Mid-Pacific Magazine. MID-PACIFIC MAGAZINE. Official Organ of the Pan-Pacific Union. Vol. XXXI. No. 5. May, 1926.
Honolulu: Alexander Hume Ford. pp. 402-480 + 16 p. + 24 p. adverts. 1926 1926 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Periodical 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. -60-294. New Guinea; Yakout in Siberia; Russia in China; Japan in Korea; Little Known Tribes in Phillipines; Fisheries of Indo-China; Southland of New Zealand; Fresh-water Eel; Raising Sunken Gold. Very Good in Paper Wraps. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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11 Mid-Pacific Magazine. THE MID-PACIFIC MAGAZINE. Vol. XXXII. No. 5. November, 1926.
Honolulu: Alexander Hume Ford. 402-480 + 16 + adverts. 1926 1926 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Periodical 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo illus. -60-296. Luther Burbank; Pinapple Culture; Story of the Ayu (Salmonidae). Very Good in Paper Wraps. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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12 Pacific States Telephone & Telegraph Co. SAN FRANCISCO TELEPHONE DIRECTORY. DECEMBER 1906.
San Francisco: Pacific States Telephone & Telegraph Company. xx + 326 p. 1906 1906 1st Edition Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
8vo 1st Ed. -With postcard laid-in: "The California Historical Society gratefully acknowledges the generous gift of MR. JAMES H. CAMERON of: 22 checks, drawn on Donohoe, Ralston & Co. Bankers, which were taken from the ruins after the Fire of 1906. Virginia C. Parker, Librarian." This directory survived the Earthquake & Fire of 1906. [Cat. 55-319 & 65-611.] Covers detached and torn; Fair- Good in Paper Wraps. 
Price: 270.00 USD
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13 Pomeroy, "Brick" NONSENSE or Hits and Criticisms on the Follies of the Day.
New York: G.W. Carlton & CO. Publ. 275 p. 1868 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
12mo illus. by J.H. Howard. 1st Ed. CAT. 34-310. -With chapter on "Pickerel-Fishing in Connecticut." In orig. green blind-stamped cloth.Front end-paper removed; Very Good no DJ. 
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14 Speakman, Fred & Alfred Curtis A POACHER’S TALE.
London: G. Bell & Sons Ltd. ix + 189 p. 1965 4th Printing. Hard Cover Near Fine No DJ. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ 
160039. Speakman, Fred & Alfred Curtis. A POACHER’S TALE. 8vo frontis. London: G. Bell & Sons Ltd. ix + 189 p. 1964 4th Printing. [1960] [Cat. 72.] 16-0039 con-sb. –As told by Alfred Curtis to Fred Speakman. Fascinating account of a British poacher [born in 1893] and his life of shooting, snaring, fishing, netting, and all the nefarious methods to collect fish & game to sell or eat. Near Fine no DJ. [$20] $18 
Price: 18.00 USD
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15 Surtees, R.S. HANDLEY CROSS.
NY: D. Appleton & Co. xiv + 720 p. 1903 1903 3rd Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall John Leech 
16mo Illustrated by John Leech with 17 coloured plates & 100 woodcuts. New U.S. Ed. [1854]. CAT. 58-348. Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 WALTON. Zouch, Thomas. THE LIVES OF DR. JOHN DONNE, SIR HENY WOTTON, MR. RICHARD HOOKER, MR. GEORGE HERBERT, and DR. ROBERT SANDERSON. by Izaak Walton: with Some Account of the Author and His Writings.
NY: George P. Putnam. viii + 386 p. 1852 1852 5th or later Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
12mo New Edition [1796]-This edition not listed in Coigney "IZAAK WALTON." [Cat. 47-290 & 62-501.] - In embossed cloth; spine missing some parts; complete; Fair-Good. 
Price: 58.50 USD
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