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 34

Americana: Portraits of a Growing Nation

Various (Illustrator)

Published: New York, NY: Standard Oil Co. 1963

Publication Date: 1963

Category: Art

Ephemera

Paper Stock; 12 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$10

AVANTE GARDE Magazine: Issue No. 11

Ginzburg, Ralph (Editor) and John Lennon (Illustrator) and W. H. Auden (Author)

Published: New York, NY: Avante Garde Media. (1970)

Publication Date: (1970)

Category: Art

Ephemera

Softcover; 67 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$25

A Colony of One: the History of a Brave Woman

Boyer, Elizabeth (Author)

Published: Novelty, OH: Veritie Press. 1983

Publication Date: 1983

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 302 Pages

Signed By: Elizabeth Boyer

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$55

The Cosmotheandric Experience: Emerging Religious Consciousness

Panikkar, Raimon (Author) and Scott Eastham (Editor)

Published: Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books. (1993)

Publication Date: (1993)

Category: Religion

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 160 Pages

Signed By: Raimon Panikkar

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$35

Cowboys North and South

James, Will (Author)

Published: New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1939

Publication Date: 1939

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 217 Pages

Signed By: Will James

Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$75

Diplomatie und Hakenkreuz: Kämpfe und Eriebnisse Eines Journalisten (Diplomacy and Swastika - 100 Diplomats and 1 Journalist)

Staar, Wilhelm (Author)

1st Edition

Published: Berlin, Germany: Buch- und Tiefdruck-Gesellschaft. (1934)

Publication Date: (1934)

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Ephemera

Hardcover; 307 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$(TBD)

Early Elvis: The Tupelo Years

Burk, Bill E. (Author)

Published: Memphis, TN: Propwash. 1994

Publication Date: 1994

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Book

Hardcover; 218 Pages

Signed By: Bill E. Burk

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$40

Erector Construction Toy Catalog M1524

Gilbert, A. C. (Author)

Published: New Haven, CN: A. C. Gilbert, Co.. (1933)

Publication Date: (1933)

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Ephemera

Softcover; 30 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$10

The Fire Next Time

Baldwin, James (Author)

2nd Printing

Published: London: Michael Joseph. 1963

Publication Date: 1963

Category: Social Science

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 112 Pages

Signed By: James Baldwin

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$85

Forty Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World

Buffett, Howard G. (Author) and Howard W. Buffett (Author) and Howard W. Buffett (Photographer)

Published: New York, NY: Simon & Schuster. 2013

Publication Date: 2013

Category: Political Science

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 443 Pages

Signed By: Howard G. Buffett; Howard W. Buffett

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$55

Franklin Library Signed First Editions (10 vols)

Various (Author)

1st Edition - For Members of The Signed First Edition Society

Published: Franklin City, PA: The Franklin Library

Publication Date: (Unknown)

Category: Fiction

Book

Hardcover

Signed By: Various

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$120

The Great Gatsby

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Author) and Louis Armstrong (Performer)

Limited Edition

Published: NY: MeadWestvaco. 2004

Publication Date: 2004

Category: Fiction

Book

Hardcover; Clamshell Case; 239 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$30

A Guide to Audubon's Birds of America

Low, Suzanne (Author)

1st Edition

Published: New York, NY: William Reese Co. and Donald A. Heald. (2002)

Publication Date: (2002)

Category: Nature

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 384 Pages

Signed By: Suzanne Low

Fine / Mint Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$200

Hawaii

Michener, James A. (Author)

Published: New York, NY: Random House. (1959)

Publication Date: (1959)

Category: Fiction

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 937 Pages

Signed By: James A. Michener

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

Hiawatha Silhouettes

A. J. Flanagan Co. (Editor)

Published: Chicago, IL: A. J. Flanagan Co.. 1922

Publication Date: 1922

Category: Art

Ephemera

Paper Stock: Heavy Guage; 20 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$20

Hidden Staircase: Nancy Drew Mystery Series #2 (Printing: 1947-1951)

Keene, Carolyn (Author)

Published: New York, NY: Grosset & Dunlap. (1930)

Publication Date: (1930)

Category: Fiction

Ephemera

Hardcover: Cloth; Dust Jacket; 206 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$8

History of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition

Bennitt, Mark (Editor)

Published: St. Louis, MO: Universal Exposition Publishing Company. 1905

Publication Date: 1905

Category: St. Louis and Missouri

Book

Hardcover; 800 Pages

Poor Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$120

Ka: Stories of the Mind and Gods of India

Calasso, Roberto (Author)

Published: New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf. 1998

Publication Date: 1998

Category: Philosophy

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 438 Pages

Signed By: Roberto Calasso

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$30

Kay Thompson's Eloise: The Absolutely Essential Edition

Knight, Hilary (Illustrator) and Marie Brenner (Author)

Published: New York, NY: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. (1999)

Publication Date: (1999)

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 83 Pages

Signed By: Hilary Knight

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

Les Opalines

(Anonymous/Unknown)

Published: Paris, France: les editions de l'amateur. (1998)

Publication Date: (1998)

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 191 Pages

Fine / Mint Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$50

Made in USA: East St. Louis

Theising, Andrew J. (Author)

Published: St. Louis, MO: Virginia Publishing Co.. 2003

Publication Date: 2003

Category: St. Louis and Missouri

Book

Softcover; 236 Pages

Signed By: Andrew J. Theising

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$30

Mr. Lincoln's Camera Man

Meredith, Roy (Editor)

Published: New York, NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. (1946)

Publication Date: (1946)

Category: History

Ephemera

Hardcover; 368 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$10

Music - A Folio of Sheet Music from the Musical Theater of the 1890's.

Sousa, John Philip (Author) and Harry B. Smith (Author)

Published: unknown: J. Bissel Ware. c.1910

Publication Date: c.1910

Category: Music

Ephemera

Hardcover; 100 Pages

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$(TBD)

Napalm and Silly Putty

Carlin, George (Author)

1st Edition

Published: New York, NY: Hyperion. 2001

Publication Date: 2001

Category: Humor

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 269 Pages

Signed By: George Carlin

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$30

Out on a Limb

MacLaine, Shirley (Author)

5th Printing

Published: New York, NY: Bantam Books. 1983

Publication Date: 1983

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Book

Hardcover; Dust Jacket; 372 Pages

Signed By: Shirley MacLaine

Very Good Condition

ID Number: (TBD)

$35

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