Tornbooks

1519 Weyford Drive, Austin, TX 78757 USA (512) 784-6422
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Buying and selling first editions, out-of-print, and rare books. Specializing in fine art, illustrated, photography, and scholarly editions in all fields. Sheri Tornatore, owner Austin, Texas

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Noam Chomsky: a Life of Dissent

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Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. First Edition. Hardcover; 237 pp.; b/w photographs; very light soiling to cloth and dustjacket, else a crisp, near fine copy in like jacket. (AS70)


Jumbie Bird used book

Jumbie Bird

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: New York: Ivan Obolensky, 1961, New York Date published: 1961

Description: Very Good+ in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. First Edition. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Nice bright clean copy of the story of a young boy torn between the old world and the new bright promising Western world. Slight sunning to spine, otherwise a nice clean and bright copy protected in a brodart cover. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Down These Mean Streets used book

Down These Mean Streets

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$79.95

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: N.Y. : Borzoi Books, 1967, N.Y. Date published: 1967

Description: Very Good+ in Very Good + jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good +. First Edition. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Very nice copy of the author's first book. There is a half inch closed tear on front top edge, and a small closed tear on top of spine. Wear to extremities with a faded top stain. Otherwise a very nice, clean and bright copy protected in a brodart cover. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Opening Chapters of White Jazz used book

Opening Chapters of White Jazz

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Binding: Softcover Publisher: N.Y. : Knopf, 1992, N.Y. Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9782869305021 ISBN: 2869305028

Description: Near Fine. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Knopf's pamphlet type edition of the first opening chapters of White Jazz. This edition is in excellent condition. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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On the Nightmare used book

On the Nightmare

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$24.95

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Binding: Cloth Publisher: Liveright, N.Y. Date published: 1951

Description: Very Good + in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. In search of the mysterious often terrifying phenomenon of the nightmare. Both book and DJ are in very good conition, with a tear on the upper edge of the spine. Otherwise a bright clean copy. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Tree of Death used book

Tree of Death

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$175.00

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Edition: First UK Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Robert Hale, London Date published: 1983 ISBN-13: 9780709022404 ISBN: 0709022409

Description: Near Fine. Signed by Author First UK Edition. Signed by Author. A near fine copy. Hardcover, 12mo.; pictorial boards; no jacket; slight rubbing to cover, else clean and bright. Protected in archival mylar. Uncommon. 006878 Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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Journal of Negro History, Vol. 8 used book

Journal of Negro History, Vol. 8

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$65.00

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: N.Y. : United Publishing Corp. 1969 Date published: 1969

Description: Very Good. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Cloth. Very Good +. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Excellent reference copy and in very good condition. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Avenue Bearing the Initial of Christ Into the New World used book

Avenue Bearing the Initial of Christ Into the New World

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$44.95

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Binding: Softcover Publisher: Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Co, 1974, Boston, MA Date published: 1974 ISBN-13: 9780395186282 ISBN: 0395186285

Description: Good + 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Soft Cover. Good +. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Uncorrected proof of Kinnells poems, 1946-1964. Book has a small tear on the upper portion of spine, and some sunning as well. Spine also has a handwritten title along it. Otherwise a nice copy. Read More

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Book: Good

 

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Of the Vocation of Our Age for Legislation and Jurisprudence used book

Of the Vocation of Our Age for Legislation and Jurisprudence

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$55.00

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Binding: Full-Leather Publisher: Birmingham, AL: Legal Classics Library, 1986, Birmingham, AL Date published: 1986

Description: Near Fine. No Jacket as Issued. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall Full-Leather. No Jacket as Issued. Privately Printed. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Near Fine reprint. First published in 1814; covers Jurisprudence in the 18th century. French philosophy of Law. Purple/Blue full leather with gilt decorations and edges. A handsome copy. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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Legal and Political Hermeneutics used book

Legal and Political Hermeneutics

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$84.95

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Binding: Full-Leather Publisher: New York: Legal Classics Library, 1994, New York Date published: 1994

Description: Near Fine. No Jacket as Issued. 12mo-over 6"-7" tall Full-Leather. No Jacket as Issued. Privately Printed. 12mo-over 6"-7" tall. Near Fine reprint. Copy number 2606. Originally published in 1839 in New York. Subtitled "Elementary Principles of Interpretation and Construction in Law and Politics." Blue full leather; gilt decorations and edges. Previous owners neat bookplate inside front cover. A handsome copy. Read More

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Book: Very Good

 

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