158 pgs. Fine condition glossy hardcover, New.. Detailed color photos. Text by renowned marble authority. From the cover: With this book, readers will discover machine-made marbles from the early 1900 to the 1930's that revolutionized the glass marble industry. Over 700 beautiful color photos display marbles produced by the Ohio-based companies M.F. Christensen & Son Company and Christensen Agate Company. Among those displayed are bricks, cobras, guineas, opaques, slags, single pontil slags, swirls, hand-gathered swirls and early slag traditionals. Text includes descriptions, history and metho... View More...
xxiii.445pgs+adv. Very Good+ condition green cloth hardcover in Very Good jacket, clean, unmarked, bindiing tight, blue top edge of text block, Number 242. Circa 1934-1963. Kent endpapers, number 8 binding. 405 Modern Library tites lissted on inner side of dust jacket, Original 1.95 price intact. Contents: an essay by the author "The Constant Signal" is followed by sections of his poems in intervals: North of Boston, Mountain Interval, New Hampshire, West-Running Brook, A Further Range, A Witness Tree, Book#2583. View More...
Rockefeller Center, New York, Pocket Books Incorporated: 1949
Edition: First Pocket Book Edition,First Printing
Seller ID: 2488
Condition: Good to Very Good
292 pgs. Good to Very Good condition vintage paperback. May 1949 first printing of first Pocket Book edition, with Gertrude the kangaroo logo design inside covers and red text block edges, #586 on spine. Binding sound, light rubbing along spine edges and margins, pages are clean and unmarked, with uniform age darkening along margins. A huge variety of stories, articles and poems in a tiny package by renowned writers and poets, this format was originally intended as a small take-along for a weekend holiday or the like. Table of Contents, Introduction by Philip Van Doren Stern, Valedictory by M... View More...
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