Rare & Collectible Inventory

Greater St. Louis Book Fair sells hundreds of rare and collectible books, movies, music, comics and ephemera. Our inventory includes first editions, limited editions, out of print editions, signed copies and other treasures. These items are located in glass cases at the front of the fair, and are sold on a first come, first serve basis.

Volunteers begin posting rare and collectible inventory in the summer. Check back frequently for new updates. Please note that Greater St. Louis Book Fair reserves the right to add or remove items for sale as necessary.

All rare and collectible items are sold on a first come, first serve basis at the purchase counter. Patrons must remain at the purchase counter while their items are being pulled from the display cases. Request lists will not be fulfilled unless the interested patron is present.

Displaying Items 1 - 25 of 109

Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography

Gombrich, E. H. (Author)

2nd Edition, 1st Printing

Published: Oxford, Great Britain: Phaidon. 1986

Publication Date: 1986

Category: Art

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 456 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$70

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer & The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Clemens, Samuel (Author)

Published: New York, NY, USA: The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf. 1956

Publication Date: 1956

Category: Fiction

Book

Hardcover

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

After Barbed Wire: Cowboys of our Time

Markus, Kurt (Photographer)

Published: Pasadena, CA, USA: Twelvetree Press. (1985)

Publication Date: (1985)

Category: Photography

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket

Signed By: Kurt Markus

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$80

Agent to the Stars

Scalzi, John (Author)

Limited Edition of 1526

Published: Burton, MI: Subterranean Press. 2005

Publication Date: 2005

Category: Fiction

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 286 Pages

Signed By: John Scalzi

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$65

Agesilaos and the Crisis of Sparta

Cartledge, Paul (Author)

Published: London, England: Duckworth. 1987

Publication Date: 1987

Category: History

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$32

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Carroll, Lewis (Author)

Published: New York, NY, USA: Lee and Shepard. 1871

Publication Date: 1871

Category: Fiction

Book

Hardcover

Fair Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$40

Apollo 12 Photo Set

NASA (Author)

Published: Washington D.C.: NASA. (1969)

Publication Date: (1969)

Category: History

Ephemera

Paper Stock; 10 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$100

Apollo 15 Photograph Set #7

NASA (Author)

Published: Washington D.C.: NASA. (1971)

Publication Date: (1971)

Category: History

Ephemera

Paper Stock; 10 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$100

Autobiography of Samuel S. Hildebrand

Evans, James (Author)

Published: Jefferson City, MO, USA: State Times Book and Job Printing House. 1870

Publication Date: 1870

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Book

Hardcover

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$65

Best Addresses

Goode, James M. (Author) and James Stafford Phillips (Photographer) and James F. Tetro (Photographer)

Limited Edition of 125

Published: Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press. 1988

Publication Date: 1988

Category: Architecture

Book

Hardcover; Slip Cover; 597 Pages

Numbered 65 / 125

Signed By: James M. Goode

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$65

Boy Scouts of America The Offical Handbook for Boys

(Anonymous/Unknown)

4th Edition

Published: Garden City, NY, USA: Doubleday, Page & Company. 1913

Publication Date: 1913

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Book

Hardcover

Fair Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$75

Burlap Dream

Reinhardt, Sigfried (Illustrator)

Published: St. Louis, MO: Sigfried Reinhardt. July 1976

Publication Date: July 1976

Category: Art

Ephemera

Softcover; 6 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$25

C.S. Th. van Gink's Poultry Portraits

Van Wulfften Palthe, A.W. (Author)

Published: Beekbergen, Netherlands: World's Poultry Science ASsociation. (1992)

Publication Date: (1992)

Category: Art

Book

Hardcover; 136 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$60

Cameron Hydraulic Data

Shaw, G. V. (Editor)

11th Edition

Published: Ingersoll-Rand Company. 1942

Publication Date: 1942

Category: Science

Book

Hardcover

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$25

The Colossus and other poems

Plath, Sylvia (Author)

Published: New York, NY, USA: Alfred A Knopf. 1962

Publication Date: 1962

Category: Poetry

Book

Hardcover

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$60

The Columbian Exposition Album

(Anonymous/Unknown)

Published: Chicago, IL, USA: Rand, McNaly & Company. 1893

Publication Date: 1893

Category: History

Book

Hardcover

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

Daniel Carroll II One Man and His Descendants

Geiger, Sister M. Virgina (Author)

Published: Baltimore, MD, USA: Schneidereith & Sons. 1979

Publication Date: 1979

Category: History

Book

Softcover

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$25

The Decorated Doll House: How to Design and Create Miniature Interiors

Ridley, Jessica (Author)

1st Edition

Published: New York, NY, USA: Grove Weidenfeld. 1990

Publication Date: 1990

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 128 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$15

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

Dick, Philip K. (Author)

1st Printing - T3800

Published: New York, NY: New American Library. (March 1969)

Publication Date: (March 1969)

Category: Fiction

Ephemera

Softcover; 159 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$20

Existential Psychotherapy

Yalom, Irvin (Author)

Published: New York, NY, USA: Basic Books, Inc.. 1980

Publication Date: 1980

Category: Psychology

Book

Hardcover

Signed By: Irvin Yalom

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

Fairburn Children: Males, Females, Situation Poses and Hands

(Anonymous/Unknown)

Published: Vancouver, BC, Canada: Mitchell Press Limited. (1978)

Publication Date: (1978)

Category: Art

Book

Softcover; Slip Cover; 3 Volumes; 600 Pages

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$40

Fairburn Faces & Heads The Fairburn System of Visual Fairburn System of Visual Reference (Book 1: Males; Book 2: Females; Book 3: Ethnic & Character Types)

(Anonymous/Unknown)

Published: Vancouver, BC, Canada: Mitchell Press Limited. (1976)

Publication Date: (1976)

Category: Art

Book

Softcover; Slip Cover; 3 Volumes; 600 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

Fairburn Figures and Hands, 3-vol. set: Male- Full Figure, Female-Full Figure, & Figures and Hands Figure, and Situation Poses and Hands.

(Anonymous/Unknown)

Published: Vancouver, BC, Canada: Mitchell Press Limited. (1979)

Publication Date: (1979)

Category: Art

Book

Softcover; Slip Cover; 3 Volumes; 600 Pages

Fair Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$30

Farmer's Encyclopedia

(Anonymous/Unknown)

Published: Akron, OH, USA: The Werner Company. 1898

Publication Date: 1898

Category: Reference

Book

Hardcover

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$35

First Iron-Clad Naval Engagement in the World

White, Elsberry Valentine (Author)

Published: New York, NY: J. S. Olgive Publishing Co.. (1906)

Publication Date: (1906)

Category: History

Ephemera

Softcover; 40 Pages

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$15

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