Argos Book Shop

Argos Book Shop

1405 Robinson Road, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 USA 616-454-0111
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For 39 years, Argos Book Shop's been located in the heart of Grand Rapid's historic Eastown neighborhood, corner of Lake Drive & Robinson. Founded by Ray Walsh, Argos was bought in 2006, by 20 year Argos employee James Bleeker who is honored to continue the proud Argos tradition. Argos is a 2,000 square feet book shop in a beautiful old building filled with over 70,000 hardcover and paperback books and 30,000 comic books. Our stock ranges from affordable paperbacks to rare and collectible vintage treasures.

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Credle, Ellis. Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Grosset & Dunlap, New york, 1937, Hardcover no jacket, good. green boards, with full paste-on, paste-on illustration is a farm boy in overalls hefting a pick axe. He's in a landscape looking down at a small town. Back cover is landscape only. well worn, Story involves what a boy does with some Garnets. Decorated endpapers. heavy corner damage. edge damage. 1" tear at bottom edge goes through almost all pages. Nice art.


The Prisoner of Sex used book

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Edition: First Print Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Little, Brown, New York Date published: 1971

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 197`1, Stated first edition, hardcover with dustjacket, VG/VG, LCCN 70-157475. Green boards with gilt title on spine, minor wear, dustjacket price clipped, surface wear, edgewear, heavy edgewear at top and bottom of spine. 234 page, plus 4 page reference section. 8vo. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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My Lady Nicotine and Better Dead used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell, New York and Boston

Description: Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Thomas Y. Crowell, Year of publication not stated, likely early 20th century, hardcover no dustjacket, Green cloth-covered boards, Gilt floral emblem on front cover, blindstamped bprders. Gilt title and different gilt floral emblem on spine. Black and red ink on title page, engraved frontispiece is portrait of Barrie, tissue paper between frontispiece and title page. Authors essays on the evils of tobacco, smoking, cigars, etc. etc. Barries is author ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Roland Barthes: a Biography used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, U.S.A. Date published: 1995 ISBN-13: 9780253349873 ISBN: 0253349877

Description: Fine in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 1995, hardcover with dustjacket, Fine/Very Good, Book is fine, blck boards, very clean, and tight, black endpapers, DJ is Very Good, minimal surface wear, couple scratches to the back. 290 pages, 8vo, index. Academic study of the famous European Intellectual. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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Eros at Zenith (Limited Edition) used book

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Edition: Limited Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Phantasia Press, West Bloomfield, MI, U.S.A. Date published: 1984 ISBN-13: 9780932096326 ISBN: 0932096328

Description: Johnson, Kevin Eugene. Fine in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 1984, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, Number 199 of 300 signed limited copies, Hardcover with dustjacket, Book and DJ are Fine condition, except very faded spine, Red Slipcase/box is very faded and shelfworn. Some threads at corners of box are frayed. Nice full color cover painting by Kevin Eugene Johnson, of scantily but exotically dressed woman admiring a glass flower at a bar, art wraps around to back where another woman in a gown sits ... Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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The Almanac of American Politics 2000 used book

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Edition: 2000 edition Binding: Trade Paperback Publisher: Crown Publishing Group, Toronto, ON, Canada Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9780812931945 ISBN: 0812931947

Description: Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 1999, Large, thick trade paper back, Very Good condition, minor wear to wraps, Isbn number on copyright page highlighted in yellow. 8vo, 1, 874 pages! Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Big Ten: a Century of Excellence used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Sports Publishing, Champaign, IL, U.S.A. Date published: 1996 ISBN-13: 9781571670373 ISBN: 1571670378

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall 1996, Oversize hardcover with dustjacket, over 12" tall, Fine/Fine, Navy blue cloth-covered boards, with gilt title and and gilt decoration on front. Dustjacket is fine, bluish-gray DJ, with photographs of celebrated big ten athletes on front (joe Paterno, Suzy Favor, Cozzie Russell, Bob Griese, Jesse Owens, Mark Spitz, Red Grange, Earvin Magic Johnson, and others. Detailed historyof One Hundred Years of Big Ten athletics and sports with photographs. ... Read More

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Warfare and the Third Reich: the Rise and Fall of Hitler's Armed Forces used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Smithmark Publishers, Incorporated, New York, NY, U.S.A. Date published: 1996 ISBN-13: 9780831772895 ISBN: 0831772891

Description: Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 1996, hardcover with dustjacket, VG/VG, maroon boards, DJ has blue/gray tint photo of Hitler, and otherwise brown background. Book and DJ are both very good, almist fine, no rips, tears, or creases, only minor wear. No printed retail price, book may have been printed by a military specialty book club. 8vo, index, 448 pages, mylar warp on DJ. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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A Party of Baccarat used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: The Century Co., New York Date published: 1930

Description: Brown, William Arthur. Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall 1930, stated first edition, smallish hardcover with dustjacket, VG/VG, Rust color cloth covered boards, with black titles, some wear to boards, papge edges tanning. Frontispiece and 3 other illustrations by Brown, DJ is VG, discolored/aged white paper, which is now more a light tan color, with sepiatone drawing and black title, edge damage and edge tears, esp at bottom of spine, creases to inside front cover flap, not ... Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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The Union Prayerbook for Jewish Worship Part Two (Newly Revised Edition) 1962 used book

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Binding: Full-Leather Publisher: Central Conference of American Rabbis, Cincinnati, Ohio Date published: 1962

Description: Fine. No Jacket. 16mo-over 5"-6" tall 1962 small black leather hardcover, no dustjacket, fine, approx. 6.75" tall, blindstamped border, gilt title, C.C.A.R. symbol on bottom of spine, red specks on page edges. Red silk ribbon. wear to boards, prev owner name written on endpaper. Prayerbook, part 2, with text in English and Hebrew type, covers services for the New Year and Day of Atonement. 16mo, 350 pages. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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