Owl & Company (Calvello Books)

Owl & Company (Calvello Books)

3941 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA 94611 USA 5107885821
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We are general secondhand shop with a wide selection of literature, poetry, art, children's books, metaphysics, spiritulaity and collectible books of all kinds.

We are a walk-in "old world" shop called Owl & Company Bookshop, located in Oakland, California. We are open daily 11AM-10PM. A general secondhand and antiquarian shop, we are known for strong stock in metaphysics, spirituality, literature & children's books. Our online listings focus on foreign languages, Latin America and scarce & collectible books in all areas. ( ** PLEASE NOTE: Our online inventory is NOT housed at the bookshop but at out warehouse. If you wish to see a book before you order, or want to pick it up at the shop, please email us. The warehouse is currently not open to the public.**) Over twenty-seven years experience in the international used, out-of-print and rare book trades.

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Lady Huntington and Her Friends; Or, the Revival of the Work of God in the Days of Wesley, Whitefield, Romaine, Venn, and Others in the Last Century

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Standard light wear to boards for a book of this age; interior very sparsely foxed; contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper; else generally Very Good+ and tight. Octavo in blind-stamped cbrown-black cloth; gilt spine title; 292 p. front., ports. 20 cm. Huntington, Selina Hastings, Countess of, 1707-1791. Calvinist Methodists; Women's Studies; Relgion, Christianity; Portestantism; History of England.


Heidi Kann Brauchen, Was Es Gelernt Hat: Eine Geschichte F. Kinder U. Solche, Die Kinder Lieb Haben; [Von] Johanna Spyri. Neu Durchges. Von Alexander Troll. Mit Bildern Von Karl Mühlmeister used book

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Edition: Later edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Ensslin & Laiblin, Reutlingen Date published: 1932

Description: FINE with magnetic security sticker to rear paste-down; in Very Good-mildly edge-worn DJ. Octavo in pale green illus paper boards and same DJ; 144pp.; color frontis & plates. Ncie copy. Text in German. Read More

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Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World used book

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Edition: 1st American ed Binding: Hardcover Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co, New York Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780393020052 ISBN: 0393020053

Description: As New / Mint (an unread copy); VERY FINE in same DJ; No remainder marks. Signed by author in title page. Octavo in color-illus DJ; 222 p. : ill. (some col. ); 22 cm; bibliographical references (p. 203-213) and index. Colors; Chemistry; Mauve. Dye industry--Great Britain. Chemists--England--Biography. Mauve (Couleur) Colorants--Industrie--Grande-Bretagne. Chimistes--Angleterre--Biographies. Perkin, William Henry, Sir, 1838-1907. Perkin, William Henry, Sir, 1838-1907. Read More

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Grammar and Dictionary of Neo-Melanesian; By Francis Mihalic used book

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Mission Press, Techny, Ill Date published: 1957

Description: Bookplate or previous woner to front wrap verso; else Near FINe with very mild external wear and aging. Octavo in tan prionted wrappers; xxi, 318 p.; 22 cm.; bibliography: p. xxi. Pidgin English. Tok Pisin language. Note(s): Bibliography: p. xxi. Class Descriptors: LC: PM7891 Responsibility: by Francis Mihalic. Read More

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The Natural History and Behavior of the California Sea Lion; By Richard S. Peterson and George a. Bartholomew. American Society of Mammalogists. Special Publication; No. 1 used book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: American Society of Mammalogists, Stillwater, Okla Date published: 1967

Description: FINE with v ery lighty foxed endpapers in FINE very lightly foxed DJ. Very nice copy. Octavo in white illus DJ; xi, 79 p. illus., map. 24 cm. Bibliography: p. 73-76. California sea lion. Mammals--Behavior. Otaries. Read More

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L'Expression Du Rythme Mental: Dans La Mélodie Et Dans La Parole used book

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Edition: First edition (presumed) Binding: Paperback Publisher: Henry Paulin, Paris Date published: 1907

Description: Wrappers amply chipped; missing spine portion of wrapper; binding cracked and clusters of signatures loose; else an unopened copy. Binder's copy. All pages present. Octavo in beige printed paper wrappers; [4], 315, [1] p.; 23 cm; bibliographical references. In French. Uncommon // Rhythm. Versification. Psychology. A study of the 'mental rythms' of the human brain. Speech. Talking. Cognition. Read More

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Adopted By the Eagles: a Plains Indian Story of Friendship and Treachery; Told & Illustrated By Paul Goble used book

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Edition: First edition, first printing (stated) Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Bradbury Press; Maxwell Macmillan, New York; Toronto Date published: N. D ISBN-13: 9780027365757 ISBN: 0027365751

Description: Fine in Near Fine DJ with gentle lower edge wear. Large octavo in white illus DJ; 1 v. (unpaged): ill. (some col. ); 27 cm. Dakota Indians--Folklore. Dakota Indians--Folklore. Indians of North America--Folklore. Read More

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The Emperor's New Clothes; [By] H.C. Andersen; as Retold and Illustrated By S.T. Mendelson used book

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Edition: First edition, first printing (stated) Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9781556702327 ISBN: 1556702329

Description: As New / Mint (an unread copy); VERY FINE in same DJ; No remainder marks. Large octavo in full-color illus DJ; . (unpaged): col. ill.; 29 cm. Two rascals sell a vain emperor an invisible suit of clothes. Illustrated with animal characters. // Fairy tales. Read More

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Gate Arrays: Design Techniques and Applications; Edited By John W. Read used book

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York Date published: 1985 ISBN-13: 9780070512863 ISBN: 0070512868

Description: Near Fine in Near Fine DJ; with "Examination Copy"...stamped in gold to rear DJ panel; same blind-stamped to rear board. In mylar protective jacket. No other markings; As New. Octavo in dark, color-illus DJ; xiv, 349 p. : ill.; 24 cm.; bibliographies and index. Gate array circuits--Design and construction. Circuits intégrés--Conception et construction. Read More

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A Gnostic Book of Hours: Keys to Inner Wisdom used book

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Edition: First edition, first printing (stated) Binding: Hardcover Publisher: HarperSanFrancisco, [San Francisco, CA] Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9780062507969 ISBN: 0062507966

Description: Near Fine in Near Fine DJ with very light traces of shelf-wear. Small octavo in black, color illus DJ; xxiii, 164 p. : col. ill.; 21 cm; bibliographical references (p. 160-164). Gnosticism. Prayers, Early Christian; Nag Hammadi codices. Read More

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