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223 Ames, Roger T. (trans) Sun-Tzu The Art of Warfare First Thus Hard Cover Ballantine 1993 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good++ New Translation Incorporating the Recently Discovered Yin-Ch Ueh-Shan Texts. 8 pages of quality glossy black & white photographs. A beautifully published edition, from the firm sturdy binding, all the way to the dust jacket design work. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a minor bump to the lower spine end. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 034536239x Misc, First Editions Case $20.00 Place order
160 Barr, Harriet Linton LSD Personality and Experience First Edition Hard Cover Interscience Publishers 1972 Very Good- Very Good- LSD: d-lysergic acid diethylamide. Co-authors: Robert J. Langs, Robert R. Hold, Leo Goldberger and George S. Klein. A volume in the Wiley Series on Personality Processes, edited by Irving B. Weiner. Charts & graphs. The book is tight with light shelfwear, previous owner bookplate to inner front board, and a faint stain to the first endpaper. The dust jacket is edge-worn & toned, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0471054038 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place order
229 Bierce, Ambrose The Enlarged Devil's Dictionary First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1967 New York Very Good Very Good Compiled and edited by Ernest J. Hopkins. Preface by John Myers Myers. With 851 newly discovered words and definitions added to the previous 1000 word collection. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. There is moderate rubbing to the edges (no fraying), bumping at the spine ends, and faint dusting to the top page edge. The binding is firm. The dust jacket is price-clipped, with rubbing to the edges. Still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $35.00 Place order
242 Biskind, Peter Easy Riders Raging Bulls Third Printing Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1998 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good+ How the sex-drugs-and-rock n roll generation saved Hollywood. Includes black & white photographs and a select filmography. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear (no fraying), and bumping at the spine ends. Faint dusting to the page edges. The dust jacket is rubbed with faint creasing at the spine ends, and a short closed tear to the upper edge of the rear panel. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0684809966 Music, Arts Case $15.00 Place order
209 Blofeld, John (trans) I Ching the Book of Changes Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc. 1968 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ A new translation of the Ancient Chinese Text with detailed instructions for its practical use in divination. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and moderate bumping/rubbign at the spine ends (no fraying). The dust jacket is lightly edge-worn with minor chipping at the bottom spine ends, and faint edge-creasing. The dj is still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $10.00 Place order
903237 Boericke, Art & Shapiro, Barry Handmade Houses First Edition Trade Paperback A & W Visual Library 1973 San Francisco Very Good A guide to the woodbutcher's art. Color photographs on every page. This is a solid very good copy with light shelfwear, minor yellowing, and faint foxing to the first endpaper. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0891040013 Miscellaneous, Box Z-7 $6.60 Out of stock - Request search
154 Cagin, Seth & Dray, Philip Hollywood Films of the Seventies Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Harper & Row, Publishers 1984 New York Very Good+ Very Good Sex, Drugs, Violence, Rock 'n Roll and Politics. A cohesive analysis of Hollywood's most successful counterculture films of the 1970's. Black & white photographs throughout. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is heavily edge-worn with tearing & creasing, bot still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060911174 Counterculture Case $12.00 Place order
264 Calder, Nigel Einstein's Universe First Thus Trade Paperback Viking Press 1979 New York Very Good Relativity made plain. The amazing achievement of Albert Einstein and what it means today. Black & white photographs. A tight copy with light shelfwear, minor creasing, and unobtrusive marking in the margins (not excessive). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0670290769 Misc, Arts Case $7.00 Place order
206 Carey, John The Intellectuals and the Masses First Edition Hard Cover Saint Martin's Press, LLC 1993 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine Near Fine Pride and Prejudice Among the Literary Intelligentsia 1880-1939. This is a clean copy with barely visible shelfwear, and sharp spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312098332 Fiction, First Editions Case $40.00 Place order
272 Carrol, Lewis & Steadman, Ralph The Hunting of the Snark Second Printing Wraps Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. Publishers 1976 New York Very Good++ An Agony in eight fits, illustrated with innumerable lines by Ralph Steadman. Black & white illustrations on every page, with many full-page. Introduction by Steadman. This is the centenary edition of the Lewis Carroll poem, with a series of original etchings. This is a tight copy with light shelfwear, no visible creasing, and a tiny green mark to the upper spine end. Ralph Steadman 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 051752399x Fiction, First Editions Case $30.00 Place order
231 Chuck C A New Pair of Glasses Seventh Printing Hard Cover New Look Publishing Company 1993 California Very Good+ Very Good+ Discussions on the program of Alcoholics Anonymous and the Program of Life. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, an bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp with light edge-creasing at the spine ends, and a short tear/fold crease to the lower edge of the rear panel. The dj is covered with a brodart. Still a very nice copy of a scarce Recovery title. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0916733009 Misc, Arts Case $30.00 Place order
903236 Cirillo, Dexter Across Frontiers First Edition Quality Paperback Chronicle Books LLC 1998 San Francisco Near Fine Hispanic Crafts of New Mexico. In collaboration with Nancy Pletka Benkof. Filled with photographs by Eric Swanson, mostly color. The book is clean and tight with only very light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0811817741 Miscellaneous, Box Z-7 $8.75 Place order
66 Cooke, John Byrne Janis Joplin A Performance Diary 1966-1970 First Edition Hard Cover Acid Test Productions 1997 Petaluma, CA, U.S.A. Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Introduction by David Dalton. Filled with color and black & white photographs. The is a clean and tight copy with only light shelfwear. Pictorial covers with no dj as issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1888358114 Counterculture $15.00 Place order
903240 Country Home Quick Country Decorating First Edition Hard Cover Country Home Books 2000 Iowa Near Fine Near Fine Color photographs on every page. The book is clean and tight with no visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0696211793 Miscellaneous, Box Z-7 $8.50 Place order
207 De Sade, Marquis Justine Reprint Hard Cover Castle Books 1964 New York Good Very Good- or, The Misfortunes of Virtue. This is a solid GOOD reading copy in dust jacket. The binding is firm, but the pages are browned, and there is some water staining. The dust jacket is moderately edge-worn, with some light chipping and creasing, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Fiction, First Editions Case $12.00 Place order
159 DeBold, Richard C. & Leaf, Russell C. (eds) LSD Man & Society First US Edition Hard Cover Wesleyan University Press 1967 Connecticut Very Good Very Good+ The facts about LSD: its pharmacological characteristics and effects, its impact on the individual and on society, soberly stated and analyzed by nine authoritative scientists. Includes graphs & charts. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear (no fraying), bumping at the spine ends, and faint dusting to the top page edge. The dust jacket shows light shelfwear, with minor chipping to the spine ends & creasing to the spine. The dj is still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $50.00 Place order
367 Gott, Frank Storey Weight Control Using Hypnosis First Edition Trade Paperback Frank Storey Gott 1980 Santa Barbara, CA Very Good++ A system for home use. A solid very good copy with only light creasing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, Box Z-11 $10.00 Place order
230 Gray, John Men Are from Mars Women Are from Venus Reprint Hard Cover HarperCollins Publishers 1992 New York Very Good+ Very Good++ A Practical Guide for Improving Communication & Getting What You Want in Your Relationships. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and bumping/rubbing at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 006016848x Misc, Arts Case $10.00 Place order
368 Hayes, Stephen K. The Ninja and Their Secret Fighting Art Ninth Printing Hard Cover Charles E. Tuttle Company 1984 Vermont Very Good++ Very Good This book is filled with quality glossy black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with just a hint of shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with a short tear to the left top edge of the front panel, otherwise crisp with the price still present. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0804813744 Misc, Box Z-11 $10.00 Place order
64 Henke, James (ed) I Want to Take You Higher First Edition Hard Cover Chronicle Books LLC 1997 San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. Fine Fine The Psychedelic Era 1965-1969. Put out by The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Essays by Charles Perry & Barry Miles. Lavishly illustrated in black & white and color photographs. Both the book and dust jacket are crisp and free of any wear. The dj is covered with a brodart. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 0811817253 Counterculture, Box Z-10 $45.00 Place order
67 Hicks, Michael Sixties Rock First Edition Hard Cover University of Illinois Press 1999 Illinois Fine Fine Garage, Psychedelic and Other Satisfactions. Part of the Music in American Life Series. Has black & white photographs. This is a new unread copy in dust jacket. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0252024273 Counterculture $35.00 Place order
217 Jung, Carl Gustav Flying Saucers Re-Issue Hard Cover Fine Communications 1996 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good++ A modern myth of things seen in the skies. Translated by R. F. C. Hull. Black & white photographs and illustrations. Re-issue of the 1978 Princeton University Press edition. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but stll crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1567311210 Misc, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order
390 Law, Lisa Flashing on the Sixties First Thus Stiff Wraps Chronicle Books LLC 1987 San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. Very Good++ Lavishly illustrated with color and black & white photographs. Here are some the photo targets: The Beatles, The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, Timothy Leary, Monterey Pop Festival, Allen Ginsberg, Paul Krassner and loads of others. This is a crisp unread copy with just a hint of shelfwear, and the price has been clipped from the inner flap. Four word gift inscription on the half-title. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0877014655 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $10.00 Place order
208 Lynch, Jennifer & Peters, Sally (eds) The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Pocket Books 1990 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ A tie-in with the David Lynch series, now a cult classic. This is the only hardcover publication, to my knowledge. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a minor bump to the bottom spine end. The dust jacket is crisp with very light rubbing, mainly to the top edge. Still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 067173590x Fiction, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order
261 Marriott, Alice & Rachlin, Carol K. Peyote First Thus Paperback Mentor Books 1972 New York Good++ A complete study of the sacramental use of the Native American hallucinogen. A clean copy with only light shelfwear and NO creasing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Drugs, Arts Case $5.00 Place order
65 Marshall, Jim Not Fade Away First Edition Hard Cover Bulfinch Press 1997 Boston Fine Very Good++ The Rock & Roll Photography of Jim Marshall. Filled with photographs of the movers & shakers of the Music World. Aretha Franklin, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Waylon Jennings, everybody! The book is clean and tight with barely visible wear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, but for one tiny short closed tear to the upper edge of the front panel, not even visible with the dj protector. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 0821223623 Counterculture, Box Z-10 $35.00 Place order
262 Masters, R. E. L. & Houston, Jean The Varieties of Religious Experience First Thus Trade Paperback Delta Books 1967 New York Good++ The first comprehensive guide to the effects of LSD on human personality. A solid very good reading copy with previous owner name on the first page. Binding is slanted but still firm. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Drugs, Arts Case $5.00 Place order
131 McKenna, Terence Food of the Gods First Edition Hard Cover Bantam Books 1992 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Near Fine The searcch for the original tree of knowledge. A radical history of plants, drugs, and human evolution. Black & white photographs and illustrations. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. Great dust jacket art 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0553078682 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place order
226 Pickover, Clifford A. Chaos in Wonderland First Edition Hard Cover St. Martin's Press 1994 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ Visual Adventures in a Fractal World. Clifford Pickover uses a creative blend of science fiction, mathematics, astronomy, and computer graphics to introduce the reader to chaos science, the science behind many intricate and unpredictable patterns in mathematics and nature. Filled with black & white fractals and illustrations, with 4 quality glossy pages (front & back) of images so full of color and intricacy that it's staggering. The book is clean and tight with only faint shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312107439 Misc, First Editions Case $20.00 Place order
227 Preston, Richard The Hot Zone Reprint Hard Cover Random House 1994 New York Very Good Very Good++ A terrifying true story. DJ blurb: ...Preston's riveting account of a terrifying scenario has taken a vital issue out of the halls of academia and science and handed it to the rest of the world. This author has won: The American Institute of Physics Award, the A.A.A.S. Westinghouse Award, and the McDermott Award in the Arts from M.I.T. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and faint spotting to the boards. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0679430946 Misc, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order
220 Redfield, James The Celestine Prophecy First Edition Hard Cover Warner Books, Incorporated 1994 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good++ All things said & done, this was a good read. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and a hint of yellowing to the edges. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 044651862x Fiction, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order
133 Riedlinger, Thomas J. (ed) The Sacred Mushroom Seeker First Edition Hard Cover Dioscorides Press 1990 Oregon Very Fine Very Fine Essays for R. Gordan Wasson. Ethnomycological studies number 11. Historical, Ethno- & Economic Botany Series volume 4, Theodore R. Dudley Ph.D General Editor. This collection of essays honors the life and work of R. Gordon Wasson (1898-1986), the amateur mycologist whose eloquent scholarly writings on hallucinogenic mushrooms pioneered the field of ethnomycology. Foreword by Richard Evans Schultes. This is a mint copy in dust jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0931146178 Counterculture Case $100.00 Place order
151 Rosevear, John Pot A Handbook of Marihuana First Edition Hard Cover University Books 1967 New York Very Good Very Good+ Here is the long and fascinating history of marihuana. How and where the plant is grown. The chemical and psychic properties. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear, and bumping/rubbing at the spine ends. The dust jacket has 2 short tears, both barely visible, and a fold crease to both the front & rear inner flaps. The dj is covered with a brodart. An attractive copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $25.00 Place order
210 Spring, Clara & Goss, Madeleine Yoga for Today First Edition Hard Cover Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1959 New York Very Good Very Good The way to health, youth, and beauty. Warmly inscribed & signed by the author on the first endpaper. Black & white photographs throughout. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and faint dusting to the top page edge. The dust jacket is edge-worn, but still complete and covered with a brodart. Inscribed By Author 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $25.00 Place order
211 Thompson, William Irwin American Replacement of Nature First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1991 New York Very Good++ Fine The everyday acts and outrageous evolution of economic life. The book is tight with barely visible shelfwear, and the only flaw is a small remainder dot to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0385420250 Misc, First Editions Case $20.00 Place order
164 Ultra Violet Famous for Fifteen Minutes First Edition Hard Cover Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers 1988 San Diego, CA, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good+ My years with Andy Warhol. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a remainder score to the top page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0151302014 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place order
170 Van Gulik, Robert The Chinese Bell Murders Paperback University of Chicago Press 1977 Chicago, IL, U.S.A. Very Good A Judge Dee detective story with illustrations by the author. Introduction by Donald F. Lach. This is a solid very good reading copy. Minimal reading stress, spine lightly sunned, and spotting to the top page edges. Sticker on rear panel. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0226848620 Mystery, Box Z-9 $5.00 Place order
172 Van Gulik, Robert The Lacquer Screen First Thus Paperback Warner Books 1974 New York Very Good A Judge Dee detective story with illustrations by the author. This is a solid very good reading copy. Minor reading stress, owner name to the first page, and light browning to the pages. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0446754536 Mystery, Box Z-9 $5.00 Place order
171 Van Gulik, Robert The Willow Pattern First Thus Paperback Warner Books 1974 New York Very Good A Judge Dee detective story with illustrations by the author. This is a solid very good reading copy. Minimal reading stress, owner name to the first page, and light browning to the page edges. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0446754552 Mystery, Box Z-9 $5.00 Place order
225 Zolar The Encyclopedia of Ancient and Forbidden Knowledge Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Nash Publishing 1970 Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A. Very Good Very Good The collection of this vast body of knowledge has been a life work of Zolar, the greatest astrologer of our time. One book Split in to 2. Book One: Ancient and Forbidden Knowledge. Book Two: The Art of Prophecy. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and minor spotting to the top/bottom page edge. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly edgeworn, with a tiny peel to the edge of the front flap where it folds. The dj is attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $15.00 Place order


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