Skip to main content
The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc.

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc.

The Captain's Bookshelf was established in 1976 in downtown Asheville, North Carolina, where we have been buying and selling secondhand and rare books ever since. Our stock includes signed books, first editions, collectible material and fine leather bindings, as well as a generous collection of quality secondhand books in a variety of genres.

E-mail The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc.

Overall Seller Rating:

Alibris UK seller since August 2001


Search for books from The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc. Advanced Search

Spotlight book from The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc.

Innovation: Award-Winning Industrial Design

by

Near fine in a near fine pictorial dust jacket. Tall quarto. 192 pages. Profusely illustrated in color.


Under World Arrest used book

Under World Arrest

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Black Sparrow Press, Santa Rosa Date published: 1994

Description: Number 77 of 100 copies (from a total of 126). Fine in cloth-backed decorated boards and a fine original acetate dust jacket. Signed by Eshleman. Octavo. 197 pages. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Hymn to the Rebel Cafe used book

Hymn to the Rebel Cafe

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Black Sparrow Press, Santa Rosa Date published: 1993

Description: Number 54 of 125 copies (from a total of 151). Fine in cloth-backed decorated boards and a fine original acetate dust jacket. Signed by Sanders. Octavo. 194 pages. With a few small black and white illustrations. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Minding the Underworld: Clayton Eshleman and Late Postmodernism used book

Minding the Underworld: Clayton Eshleman and Late Postmodernism

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Black Sparrow Press, Santa Rosa Date published: 1991

Description: Number 35 of 100 copies (from a total of 126). Fine in cloth-backed decorated boards and a fine original acetate dust jacket. Signed by Christensen. Octavo. 246 pages. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

New Directions in Prose and Poetry 21 used book

New Directions in Prose and Poetry 21

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: New Directions, (New York) Date published: 1969

Description: Fine in a fine pictorial dust jacket. Includes: William Bronk, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Thomas Merton, W. S. Merwin, Mark Strand, et al. Octavo. 250 pages. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Fractured Karma used book

Fractured Karma

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Black Sparrow Press, Santa Rosa Date published: 1990

Description: Number 81 of 150 copies (from a total of 176). Fine in cloth-backed decorated boards and a fine original acetate dust jacket. Signed by Clark. Octavo. 163 pages. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Samuel Beckett: the Last Modernist used book

Samuel Beckett: the Last Modernist

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers, (New York) Date published: 1997

Description: Fine in a fine dust jacket. Thick octavo. x; 645 pages. With twelve pages of black and white illustrations. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Heroic Emblems used book

Heroic Emblems

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Paperback Publisher: Z Press, Calais, Vermont Date published: 1977

Description: One of 750 copies. Near fine in original wrappers. Thin octavo. xii; 54 pages. With small black and white illustrations. Read More

condition:

Book: Very Good

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Trees of Georgia and Adjacent States used book

Trees of Georgia and Adjacent States

by

Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Timber Press, Portland, Oregon Date published: 1990

Description: Fine in a fine pictorial dust jacket. Octavo. 292 pages. Illustrated in black and white and with many color plates. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA

Swarm: Poems used book

Swarm: Poems

by

Edition: Proof Binding: Paperback Publisher: The Ecco Press, (New York) Date published: 2000

Description: Fine in original pictorial wrappers. Pulitzer Prize winner. Octavo. 115 pages. Read More

condition:

Book: Fine/Like New

 

Seller Name & Rating:

The Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., NC, USA