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Vashon Island Books

11814 105th ave. sw #c, Vashon, WA 98070 USA (206) 408-7017
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Welcome to Vashon Island Books Vashon Island Books is the warehouse component of our sister stores Arundel Books (est. 1984) and now located in Seattle. Our main facility is located on Vashon Island an idylic country setting just a short ferry ride from Downtown Seattle. We are a quality internet bookstore for readers & collectors. We have a select, diverse stock that is constantly changing and growing. We do the majority of our business over the Net and are committed to providing professional service. With 30 plus years combined bookselling experience and knowledge Vashon Island Books provides a trustworthy and respected outlet for your book buying needs.

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Le Grand Vocabulaire Francois...Par Une Societe De Gens De Lettres [23 Volumes, Volumes 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30]

by Une Societe De Gens De Lettres

Very Good. 4to-over 9"-12" tall 23 volumes (issued beginning in 1767), an incomplete though substantial portion of this large and important orthographic work. Present are volumes 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30. SUMPTUOUSLY BOUND in full period French brown mottled calf, spines with raised bands, browned morocco labels, and elaborate gilt tooling, edges stained red, marbled endpapers (some rubbing to spine, some wear to joints; 2 volumes are ...


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The Right Way to Do Wrong: an Expose of Successful Criminals more books like this

by Houdini, Harry other copies of this book

price: $1,151.25

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Edition: F First Edition, First Printing Collectible Binding: Paperback Publisher: Harry Houdini, Boston Date published: 1906

Description: b/w Illustrations. Very Good. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall RARE FIRST PRINTING OF HARRY HOUDINI'S FIRST BOOK! Rebound in red wraps, with original front cover (trimmed) laid down. Housed in a custom black cloth slipcase and folding chemise. Several leaves have some nicks to margins, otherwise a clean solid copy, expertly restored. read more

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Orlando Furioso Di M. Ludovico Ariosto Tutto Ricorretto, & Di Nuoue Figure Adornato used book

Orlando Furioso Di M. Ludovico Ariosto Tutto Ricorretto, & Di Nuoue Figure Adornato more books like this

by Ariosto, Lodovico, 1474-1533 other copies of this book

price: $857.00

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Edition: Early edition Binding: Full Vellum Publisher: Pietro Dehuchino, Venice / Venetia Date published: 1574

Description: Woodcuts Throughout. Good. 32mo-over 4"-5" tall Collectible This tiny 16th century Ventian edition by Pietro Dehuchino (measuring an external 4.125 x 2.25 inches, 2.125 inches thick) has a very pleasant feel. The perfect pocket edition for the itinerant Renaissance scholar. Verso of leaf 212 has overprinting (courtesy of the censor or a typo? ). [1]+212 LEAVES, pp433-1031+[1], [1]+ LEAVES 506-562 [= TOTAL 1136 PAGES]. Period full vellum withhand-lettered spine, edges stained red (pp 181-198 ... read more

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Novices: a Study of Poetic Apprenticeship used book

Novices: a Study of Poetic Apprenticeship more books like this

by Eshleman, Clayton other copies of this book

price: $64.50

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Edition: F First Edition Used Binding: H Hardcover Publisher: Mercer & Aitchison, Los Angeles Date published: 1989

Description: Near Fine. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7 3/4"-9 3/4" Tall New in boards 8vo none [10]+79pp Account of the author's apprenticeship, under the aegis of Cesar Vallejo. Includes a 2pp text by Charles Olson. One of 50 deluxe copies signed by the author, with a poem in the author's hand laid in. read more

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Revelations more books like this

by Burnham, Sophy other copies of this book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Ballantine [1992], New York Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9780345372338 ISBN: 0345372336

Description: Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 0345372336 Used Near fine in DJ 8vo DJ 488pp. read more

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The Duchess Emilia, a Romance used book

The Duchess Emilia, a Romance more books like this

by Wendell, Barrett other copies of this book

price: $29.94

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Edition: F First Edition Collectible Binding: H Hardcover Publisher: James R. Osgood and Company, Boston Date published: 1885

Description: Very Good. No Jacket. 12mo-over 63/4"-73/4" tall VG in orig. cl. 12mo 241pp Presentation copy signed by author, with a 5-line inscription, april 30, 1885. W/4-line AN from author laid down. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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They All Do It; Or, Mr. Miggs of Danbury and His Neighbors used book

They All Do It; Or, Mr. Miggs of Danbury and His Neighbors more books like this

by Bailey, J.M. other copies of this book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Lee and Shepard, Boston Date published: 1877

Description: Illustrated by Frontis. Good+/No Jacket. 12mo-over 63/4"-73/4" tall Collectible G+ in orig. cl. 12mo vi+313pp Obscure American regional humorous fiction. Wright III, #219. read more

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The Test of Donald Norton used book

The Test of Donald Norton more books like this

by Pinkerton, Robert E. other copies of this book

price: $22.60

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Edition: Second Printing Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Reilly & Lee [1924], Chicago Date published: 1924

Description: Illustrated by Color frontis. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo-over 73/4"-93/4" tall Advanced Reading Copy Collectible VG in orig. cl. 8vo 345pp Publisher's complimentary advance label on pastedown. Inscribed: "To Son, Daddy's last book-Mother". We are uncertain if this inscription refers to the author, illustrator, of publisher, context unclear. read more

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Discoverers, Explorers, Settlers: the Diligent Writers of Early America used book

Discoverers, Explorers, Settlers: the Diligent Writers of Early America more books like this

by Franklin, Wayne other copies of this book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: U. Chicago Press, Chicago Date published: 1979 ISBN-13: 9780226260716 ISBN: 0226260712

Description: Illustrated by 30 illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo-over 73/4"-93/4" tall 0226260712 Used VF/VF 8vo DJ xiii+252pp An academic look at the writers and their milieux (is that right? ) of the three phases of American occupation, and how the European point of view towards the new lands gradually gave way to a distinctly American one influencing those still in Europe. read more

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Lithium for Medea: a Novel used book

Lithium for Medea: a Novel more books like this

by Braverman, Kate other copies of this book

price: $16.99

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Edition: advance proofs Binding: Paperback Publisher: Harper & Row, New York Date published: 1979 ISBN-13: 9780060104412 ISBN: 0060104414

Description: Very Good- 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 0060104414 Used VG in wraps (minor soiling) 8vo iv+251pp Uncorrected advance proof. Though the promo copy states that this is the author's first novel, in fact that is not the case. read more

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Book: Good

 

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