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  • SLICKROCK: The Canyon Country of Southeast Utah. by Abbey, Edward and Philip Hyde.
    Abbey, Edward and Philip Hyde.
    SLICKROCK: The Canyon Country of Southeast Utah.

    Edition: Large trade paperback.

    New York: Sierra Club/Charles Scribner's Sons, (ca 1974, c 1971). The classic book on Utah's Canyon Country, which combines stunning full-color pictures by landscape photographer and conservationist Philip Hyde with text by Edward Abbey - a book which captures the beauty of this area and makes an argument for the preservation of its wilderness. Introduction by John G. Mitchell, Sierra Club Books editor, preface by Hyde, includes a map of proposed highways and existing roads. While only the original 1971 date is shown, this includes a one page update on "The Situation" by June Viavant, which dates it as late 1973 or early 1974. Full color photos throughout, printed on heavy glossy stock. Includes Abbey's notes and a bibliography. Large format. 144 pp. ISBN: 0-871560518.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (some toning to the cover).

    Book ID: 86028
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  • SLICKROCK: The Canyon Country of Southeast Utah. by Abbey, Edward and Philip Hyde.
    Abbey, Edward and Philip Hyde.
    SLICKROCK: The Canyon Country of Southeast Utah.

    Edition: Large trade paperback.

    New York: Sierra Club/Charles Scribner's Sons, (ca 1974, c 1971). The classic book on Utah's Canyon Country, which combines stunning full-color pictures by landscape photographer and conservationist Philip Hyde with text by Edward Abbey - a book which captures the beauty of this area and makes an argument for the preservation of its wilderness. Introduction by John G. Mitchell, Sierra Club Books editor, preface by Hyde, includes a map of proposed highways and existing roads. While only the original 1971 date is shown, this includes a one page update on "The Situation" by June Viavant, which dates it as late 1973 or early 1974. Full color photos throughout, printed on heavy glossy stock. Includes Abbey's notes and a bibliography. Large format. 144 pp. ISBN: 0-871560518.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (some toning to the covers, prev owner's name, gift inscription. light vertical crease on a couple of leaves).

    Book ID: 86029
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  • HANGING LOOSE 74. by [Alexie, Sherman, signed] Robert Hershon and Dick Lourie, Editors.
    [Alexie, Sherman, signed] Robert Hershon and Dick Lourie, Editors.
    HANGING LOOSE 74.

    Edition: First printing.

    Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 1999. SIGNED first edition - A journal of poetry and short fiction published three times a year. Notable for the fact that every issue includes works by writers still in high school. SIGNED by Alexie at his poem 'TheTheory of Cockroaches.' Also includes contributions from Ha Jin, Wilma Elizabeth McDaniel, Stephen Beal, Eula Biss, Lee Briccetti, Hayan Charara, Julie Cox, Susan Firer, Cliff Fyman, Ariel Greene, Linda Healey, Carmen Hoover, Daniel Kane, Richard Lehnert, Morton Marcus, Norman MacAfee, Maggie Nelson, Ron Overton, Tim Robbins, Barry Seiler, Harvey Shapiro, Angel Varga, Janine Pommy Vega, Paul Violi, Chuck Wachtel, Wang Ping, Bill Zavatsky, and more. Section of 8 photographs by Nancy Miller Elliott, who also provided…

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    Brooklyn, NY: Hanging Loose Press, 1999. SIGNED first edition - A journal of poetry and short fiction published three times a year. Notable for the fact that every issue includes works by writers still in high school. SIGNED by Alexie at his poem 'TheTheory of Cockroaches.' Also includes contributions from Ha Jin, Wilma Elizabeth McDaniel, Stephen Beal, Eula Biss, Lee Briccetti, Hayan Charara, Julie Cox, Susan Firer, Cliff Fyman, Ariel Greene, Linda Healey, Carmen Hoover, Daniel Kane, Richard Lehnert, Morton Marcus, Norman MacAfee, Maggie Nelson, Ron Overton, Tim Robbins, Barry Seiler, Harvey Shapiro, Angel Varga, Janine Pommy Vega, Paul Violi, Chuck Wachtel, Wang Ping, Bill Zavatsky, and more. Section of 8 photographs by Nancy Miller Elliott, who also provided the cover photographs of Miles Davis (on the front) and a man in a snowstorm (on the back.) 139 pp. We specialize in literary journals, and have many others - including many not yet catalogued and listed on line. ISBN: 0440-2316.

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    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 46160
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  • STATE OF THE ART: A Photographic History of the Integrated Circuit. by Augarten, Stan; Foreword by Ray Bradbury.
    Augarten, Stan; Foreword by Ray Bradbury.
    STATE OF THE ART: A Photographic History of the Integrated Circuit.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    New York: Ticknor & Fields, (1983). First edition - "They are a quarter inch square and thin as a human hair, but they are without question among the most important inventions of the twentieth century. They are integrated circuits, or microchips, the brains of computers- and the brillance of their design is powering a multibillion dollar industry and changing the world. . . Featuring stunning color photographs of some of the most significant chips, [this book] celebrates the aesthetics of integrated circuits as well as their extraordinary capabilities." Takes us from the birth of the transister in 1947 through 1982, both a history of and a tribute to these electronic masterpieces. With a foreword by Ray Bradbury. 79 pp. ISBN: 0-899191959.

    Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers (some minor wear to the covers).

    Book ID: 68774
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  • ANNALS OF THE DESERT. by Austin, Maude Anson.
    Austin, Maude Anson.
    ANNALS OF THE DESERT.

    Edition: First edition.

    Boston: Stratford Co., 1930. Hardcover first edition - A scarce privately printed publication in an unusual format - the text is printed only on one side of the leaves (all the leaves are unopened) and each is followed by a blank leaf. Opposing the text is a full page plate of photographs by Gandara of desert scenes in the Southwest or Mexico. An unusual and appealing book.

    Condition: Overall very near fine condition - a few small spots to the watered silk covers.

    Book ID: 2765
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  • SACRAMENT. by Barker, Clive.
    Barker, Clive.
    SACRAMENT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (1996.) dj. Hardcover first edition - An ambitious novel by Barker, neither horror nor fantasy, although containing elements of both - the story of Will Rabjohns, a noted wildlife photographer, who is left almost dead by an enounter with an Alaskan bear. ISBN: 0-06-017949x.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 32219
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  • THE CALIFORNIA FEELING: A Personal View by Beagle, Peter (Photographs by Michael Bry.)
    Beagle, Peter (Photographs by Michael Bry.)
    THE CALIFORNIA FEELING: A Personal View

    Edition: First printing.

    Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1969. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Back in the late 60's, Beagle and photographer Michael Bry spent a year traveling around California in a 1957 Volkswagon van, and this book, a very personal picture of a special time in California's history, was the result. In addition to Bry's black and white photographs, it includes color photos by Ansel Adams, Philip Hyde and others. SIGNED by Beagle on the title page. Large format. List of photographs. 252 pp.

    Condition: Very good in a very good dust jacket (some sunning to the boards, light edgewear to the dj) Uncommon signed.

    Book ID: 84334
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  • THE CALIFORNIA FEELING: A Personal View by Beagle, Peter (Photographs by Michael Bry.)
    Beagle, Peter (Photographs by Michael Bry.)
    THE CALIFORNIA FEELING: A Personal View

    Edition: First printing.

    Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1969. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Back in the late 60's, Beagle and photographer Michael Bry spent a year traveling around California in a 1957 Volkswagon van, and this book, a very personal picture of a special time in California's history, was the result. In addition to Bry's black and white photographs, it includes color photos by Ansel Adams, Philip Hyde and others. SIGNED by Beagle on the title page. Large format. List of photographs. 252 pp.

    Condition: Very good in a very good dust jacket (some sunning to the boards, bookplate), no dust jacket. Uncommon signed.

    Book ID: 84335
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  • HOROLOGY ON THE HALF SHELL by Belin, Peter.
    Belin, Peter.
    HOROLOGY ON THE HALF SHELL

    Edition: First printing.

    Washington, D.C.: Highland House, (1978.) dj. Hardcover first edition - A rather quirky monograph covering years of the history of watches and timepieces, and the craft and art of the the watchmaker, from the early days of the mechanical escapement in 1550 to 1950, Beautifully illustrating with many full color and black and white photographs by im Waring. Large format, printed on heavy stock throughout. xi, 60 pp. ISBN: 0-918712-06-8.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 43898
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  • THE BIG HEART. by Bernhard, Ruth (1905-2006) and Melvin Van [Peebles]
    Bernhard, Ruth (1905-2006) and Melvin Van [Peebles]
    THE BIG HEART.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Fearon Publishers, (1957.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - An unusual work for Ruth Bernard (published just a few years after she moved to San Francisco, where she spent the rest of her life): a photo-essay on San Francisco's cable cars and the people who ride them, narrated by young cable car gripman Melvin Van, with unposed black and white photographs by Bernhard on every page. The first book (written when he was just 25) by the independent African American film director and producer, Melvin Van Peebles. SIGNED on the front endpaper by Bernhard with the words "to one who knows" and dated January 24, 1958. A rather uncommon book, and especially so signed by Bernhard. Slightly oversized format, 10 1/4 inches tall by 7 3/16 inches wide. 78 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine photographic dustjacket.

    Book ID: 37311
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  • HOME IS EVERYTHING: The Latino Baseball Story. by Breton, Marcus; photographs by Jose Luis Villegas (signed); preface by Orlando Cepeda.
    Breton, Marcus; photographs by Jose Luis Villegas (signed); preface by Orlando Cepeda.
    HOME IS EVERYTHING: The Latino Baseball Story.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    El Paso, Texas: Cinco Puntos Press, (2003). SIGNED first edition - The story of Latinos in American baseball. Bilingual edition with English text by Marcus Breton translated into Spanish by Daniel Santacruz. Preface by Orlando Cepeda. Features Miguel Tejada, 2002 American League MVP. Illustrated throughout with full color photographs by Jose Luis Villega. SIGNED by the photographer Villegas on the half-title page and dated May 2003. Oblong format. 144 pp. ISBN: 0-938317709.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 74815
    Keywords: latinos, photography, Sports
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  • THE GREAT HOUSES OF SAN FRANCISCO. by Bruce, Curt (photographs); Aidala, Thomas (text.)
    Bruce, Curt (photographs); Aidala, Thomas (text.)
    THE GREAT HOUSES OF SAN FRANCISCO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. dj. Hardcover first edition - Over 200 photographs, many focusing on the exuberant details of the Victorian architecture - slightly oversized, printed on good quality paper . Index of buildings. 200, iii pp plus 2 pp of notes from author and photographer. Burgundy marbelized endpapers. ISBN: 0-394-483804.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 42701
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  • THE GREAT HOUSES OF SAN FRANCISCO. by Bruce, Curt (photographs); Aidala, Thomas (text.)
    Bruce, Curt (photographs); Aidala, Thomas (text.)
    THE GREAT HOUSES OF SAN FRANCISCO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. dj. Hardcover first edition - Over 200 photographs, many focusing on the exuberant details of the Victorian architecture - slightly oversized, printed on good quality paper . Index of buildings. 200, iii pp plus 2 pp of notes from author and photographer. Burgundy marbelized endpapers. ISBN: 0-394-483804.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket. (price-clipped.)

    Book ID: 52553
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  • GRANTA 25, Autumn 1988: THE Murderee. by Buford, Bill, editor. Martin Amis, Tess Gallagher, Ian Jack, and others, contributors.
    Buford, Bill, editor. Martin Amis, Tess Gallagher, Ian Jack, and others, contributors.
    GRANTA 25, Autumn 1988: THE Murderee.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Granta, 1988. First edition - A paperback magazine of new writing, This issue includes a long story by Martin Amis, "The Murderee," a long nonfiction piece on Gibraltar by Ian Jack, as well as work by Todd McEwen, Angela Carter and Don DeLillo, and a remembrance of Raymond Carver by Tess Gallagher,photo essays by John Berger and John Sturrock and more. 256 pp. We specialize in literary journals, and have many others - including many not yet catalogued and listed on line. ISBN: 0-14-0086080.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 67032
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  • NATURAL CONNECTIONS: Photographs by Paula Chamlee Accompanied by Selections from her Journals. by Chamlee, Paula; Estelle Jussim, introduction.
    Chamlee, Paula; Estelle Jussim, introduction.
    NATURAL CONNECTIONS: Photographs by Paula Chamlee Accompanied by Selections from her Journals.

    Edition: First printing.

    Revere, Pennsylvania: Lodima Press, (1994) dj. Hardcover first edition - The artist's first book, a collection of 42 striking black and white photographs most rooted in the American southwest and west, printed one to a page each with a blank facing page, and interspersed with selections from her journals. Introductory essay by Estelle Jussim. Large oblong format, unpaginated. ISBN: 0-960564667.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (stamp on front endpaper, a bit of sunning to the dj)

    Book ID: 82997
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  • BARN IN THE U.S.A. by Crittendon, Bob.
    Crittendon, Bob.
    BARN IN THE U.S.A.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing (2006). SIGNED first edition - A photographic tribute to historic barns of the West, from the California ghost town of Bodie, to New Mexico, Oregon, Colorado, Michigan, Illinois and more, based on several years of traveling and research. In addition to the photographs, this book also contains the history behind the barns, such as the round Fountain Grove Barn of Santa Rosa, California, which had been the site of a commune, and a sucessful winery for a while. SIGNED on the half title page. Oblong format. 104 pp. ISBN: 1-555915604.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 80454
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  • BLACK AND WHITE. by Dani Shapiro.
    Dani Shapiro.
    BLACK AND WHITE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "Clara Brodeur has spent her entire adult life pulling herself away from her famous mother, the renowned and controversial photographer Ruth Dunne, whose towering reputation rests on the unsettling nude portraits she took of her young daughter from the ages of three to fourteen." SIGNED and dated on the title page. 256 pp. ISBN: 9780375415487.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 56897
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  • ANTIGUA BLACK: Portrait of an Island People. by Davis, Gregson; photographs by Margo Davis,
    Davis, Gregson; photographs by Margo Davis,
    ANTIGUA BLACK: Portrait of an Island People.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Scrimshaw Press,
    1973. dj
    . SIGNED hardcover first edition - A gorgeous portrait of the island and peoples of Antigua, with text by Gregson Davis and illustrated with photographs by Margo Davis, maps and reproductions in color of historic paintings and vintage drawings. As the authors comment, this is a "straightforward view of rural Antigua, of village yards and tilled plots where the descendants of slaves labor with strength and ingenuity to extract a life of dignity and meaning from an eroded landscape of unfullfilled promises and fragmented hopes." While this is centered around the photographs, it also contains much on the history of the island - the sugar plantations, slave uprisings, emancipation and more. Warmly INSCRIBED…

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    San Francisco: Scrimshaw Press,
    1973. dj
    . SIGNED hardcover first edition - A gorgeous portrait of the island and peoples of Antigua, with text by Gregson Davis and illustrated with photographs by Margo Davis, maps and reproductions in color of historic paintings and vintage drawings. As the authors comment, this is a "straightforward view of rural Antigua, of village yards and tilled plots where the descendants of slaves labor with strength and ingenuity to extract a life of dignity and meaning from an eroded landscape of unfullfilled promises and fragmented hopes." While this is centered around the photographs, it also contains much on the history of the island - the sugar plantations, slave uprisings, emancipation and more. Warmly INSCRIBED on the half title page by both the author and photographer, and dated in the year of publication. A beautifully produced large folio, one of an edition of only 5000 copies - 141 pp plus colophon and final photograph. ISBN: 0-91202030X.

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    Condition: Very near fine in brown cloth with a photographic inset on the front cover, in a good dust jacket (rubbing, small chip at top of dj spine).

    Book ID: 86096
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  • Daws, Gavin and Sheehan, Ed (directed and photographed by Robert B. Goodman.)
    THE HAWAIIANS.

    Edition: First trade edition.

    Honolulu: Island Heritage Press, 1970. Hardcover first edition - A beautiful illustrated book - gorgeous full-color photographs by Robert B. Goodman - and very attractively produced. Large format, measuring 10 x 10 1/2 inches, bound in light tan linen with red lettering on the spine, red decoration on front cover. 296 pp.

    Condition: Near fine condition, no dj.

    Book ID: 32982
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  • Daws, Gavin and Sheehan, Ed (directed and photographed by Robert B. Goodman.)
    THE HAWAIIANS.

    Edition: First trade edition.

    Honolulu: Island Heritage Press, 1970. dj. Hardcover first edition - A beautiful illustrated book - gorgeous full-color photographs by Robert B. Goodman - and very attractively produced. Large format, measuring 10 x 10 1/2 inches, bound in light tan linen with red lettering on the spine, red decoration on front cover. 296 pp.

    Condition: Fine in good only dustjacket (piece missing from lower corner of front cover of dj).

    Book ID: 31726
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  • de La Cruz, Enrique B.; Baluyut, Pearlie Rose S. and Reyes, Rico J.
    CONFRONTATIONS, CROSSINGS AND CONVERGENCE: Photographs of the Philippines and the United States,1898-1998.

    Edition: First printing, a slightly overszed trade paperback, not issued in hardcover.

    Los Angeles: UCLA Asian American Studies Center and UCLA SE Asia Program, 1998. First edition - The companion book to a Phillipines centennial photography exhibit - 1998 was the 100th anniversary of the end of the Spanish colonial rule in the islands, and the proclamation of the Phillipine Republic, and the beginning of American domination. A fascinating photographic display of how Americans dealt with both their fascination with and fear of Filipinos. Black and white photographs throughout. Printed on glossy stock. 96 pp. ISBN: 0-934052271.

    Condition: Fine (as new) in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 28358
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  • BETWEEN NATURE AND CULTURE. Photographs of the Getty Center by Joe Deal. by Deal, Joe; Mark Johnstone, Richard Meier, and Weston Naef.
    Deal, Joe; Mark Johnstone, Richard Meier, and Weston Naef.
    BETWEEN NATURE AND CULTURE. Photographs of the Getty Center by Joe Deal.

    Edition: First edition.

    Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, (1999) dj. Hardcover first edition - Preface by the architect Richard Meier. A visual record of the site of the museum before it was built, and of the excavation and construction of the Getty Museum between 1984 and 1997. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. A striking book in a slightly oversized square format. 126 pp. ISBN: 0-892365498.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 63521
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  • HAYDEN'S FERRY REVIEW 19, Fall / Winter 1996 (Tenth Anniversary Issue.) by Deming, Alison [Hawthorne] and Alberto Rivera Rios, signed. Keegan, Salima, editor.
    Deming, Alison [Hawthorne] and Alberto Rivera Rios, signed. Keegan, Salima, editor.
    HAYDEN'S FERRY REVIEW 19, Fall / Winter 1996 (Tenth Anniversary Issue.)

    Edition: First printing.

    Tempe, AZ: Arizona State University, 1996. SIGNED first edition - Tenth anniversary issue of this journal of fiction, poetry and art. SIGNED by TWO authors: by Alison Deming at her poem "Making Love to You When You're Far Away" and by Alberto Rios at his poem "French Postales." Also includes contributions by Rick Bass, Ron Carlson, Mark Klett, Valerie Miner, Yusef Komunyakaa, Naomi Shihab Nye and many others. 140 pp plus notes on contributors. Bookmarks for previous issues laid in . We specialize in literary journals, and have many others - including many not yet catalogued and listed on line.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 50945
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  • WILD AT HEART: Mustangs and the Young People Fighting to Save Them. by Farley, Terri; photographs by Melissa Farlow.
    Farley, Terri; photographs by Melissa Farlow.
    WILD AT HEART: Mustangs and the Young People Fighting to Save Them.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York & Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, (2015). SIGNED hardcover first edition - "Mustangs have thrived for thousands of generations - now they are under attack from people who see them as pests. . . But courageous young people are trying to stop the round-ups and the senseless killings. They are standing up to the government and big business to save these American icons." A book which profiles some of these young people, based on eye witness accounts and cutting-edge science, and illustrated with full-color photographs, SIGNED by Farley on the half title page and dated in the year of publication. Large square format, Includes notes and sources, index, and glossary.196 pp. ISBN: 978-0544392946.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 79652
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  • Gilliam, Harold.
    BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE BAY:The Struggle To Save San Fancisco Bay.

    Edition: First printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (1969.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A discussion of the dangers threatening San Francisco Bay and also of its importance to the area, not just in terms of wildlife and water, but in terms of climate, the impact earthquakes can have on filled land, etc. An important work, still timely. Illustrated with man black and white photographs of the bay and the surrounding areas.151pp. with list of photographers

    Condition: SIGNED on the front endpaper with the words 'good reading.' Just about fine in a very good dustjacket (some edgewear to dj, a couple of small holes.)

    Book ID: 27356
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  • BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE BAY:The Struggle To Save San Fancisco Bay. by Gilliam, Harold.
    Gilliam, Harold.
    BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE BAY:The Struggle To Save San Fancisco Bay.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (1969.). A discussion of the dangers threatening San Francisco Bay and also of its importance to the area, not just in terms of wildlife and water, but in terms of climate, the impact earthquakes can have on filled land, etc. An important work, still timely. Illustrated with man black and white photographs of the bay and the surrounding areas.151pp. with list of photographers.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (crease on back cover.)

    Book ID: 53507
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  • CAUGHT IN THE LIGHT. by Goddard, Robert.
    Goddard, Robert.
    CAUGHT IN THE LIGHT.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    Madison, WI: Henry Holt, (1998) dj. Hardcover first edition - While on assignment in Vienna, photographer Ian Jarrett falls in love with a woman he meets by chance, Marian Esguard, but when she fails to show up at a rendezvous back in England, he finds himself involved in a mystery that may be 170 years old. 342 pp. ISBN: 0-80506155X.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 76434
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  • WILDFLOWERS OF MONTEREY COUNTY: A Field Companion. by Gubernick, David J. (Photographer), Commentary and Data by Vern Yadon.
    Gubernick, David J. (Photographer), Commentary and Data by Vern Yadon.
    WILDFLOWERS OF MONTEREY COUNTY: A Field Companion.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    Carmel, CA: Carmel Publishing Company in association with the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History, (2002). First edition - SIGNED on the half title page by the photographer David Gubernick. In addition to the gorgeous full-color photographs of the wild flowers, the informative text includes information on where they can be found and how to distinguish them from similiar flowers. Maps, index. 198 pp. ISBN: 1886312176.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self-flaps.

    Book ID: 59463
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  • Hammond, Richard (photographs) and Nick Zachreson (text).
    THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY.

    Edition: First printing.

    Visalia - Corralitos: By the authors, 1979. dj. Hardcover first edition - A beautiful large format book, using anecdotes, slices of history, observations and yarns, to give voices to the black and white photographs which capture the essence of this vast agricultural region in the heart of California. Unpaginated. ISBN: 0935330003.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 33115
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  • Hirshfield, Jane, signed; Ellen Hunnicutt, Tom Babayan, and others, contributors. Ronald Spatz, editor.
    AQR: ALASKA QUARTERLY REVIEW, vol 21, No. 1 & 2, Fall & Winter 2003.

    Edition: First appearance in print of these works.

    Anchorage: University of Alaska, 2003. SIGNED first edition - A substantial and highly praised literary journal - SIGNED by poet Jane Hirshfield at the special section on the nature of language and art, and uncommon thus. Also includes a photo essay 'Cancer Journal' by Richard J. Murphy, 14 short stories, 2 memoirs and 67 poems selected by the guest poetry editor Michael Ryan. 270 pp We specialize in literary journals, and have many others - including many not yet catalogued and listed on line.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 31538
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