acornbooks northwest

acornbooks northwest

4217 SW View Point Ter., Portland, OR 97239 USA 503-475-6547

Our specialties are Modern First Editions, Authors' First Books, Art, Architecture, and Japanese Culture. We also carry a variety of books in many other categories. Please browse our more than 90 catalogs. In our inventory, First Edition refers to "First Edition, First Printing".

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Alaska, Reflections on Land and Spirit

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Alex Harris (photographer) Near Fine in Fine jacket. Slight fading at edges of boards. Essays on America's last frontier, by such writers as John McPhee, Richard Nelson, Harry Crews, Barry Lopez, Peter Matthiessen, Anne Morrow Lindbergh and others.

Slabs of the Sunburnt West used book

Slabs of the Sunburnt West

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Edition: First Edition, First Issue
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, New York
Date published: 1922

Description: Good. No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Text ends on p. 75, lacking last two pages printed in corrected editions. Prev. owner name on front free endpaper. Soiling and edgewear on boards, and stain upper corners of endpapers through to some pages. Spotting (foxing) on endpapers, edges and pages. Read More

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Book: Good

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Alvin Journeyman, [Volume, Vol., Number, #, No. ] IV [Four, 4] in the Tales of Alvin Maker (Signed) used book

Alvin Journeyman, [Volume, Vol., Number, #, No. ] IV [Four, 4] in the Tales of Alvin Maker (Signed)

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Edition: First Trade Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Tor / Tom Doherty Associates, New York, New York
Date published: 1995
ISBN-13: 9780312850531
ISBN: 0312850530

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author Signed on half-title page by Orson Scott Card with his artistic flowing signature. In an alternate American frontier that functions on folk magic, Alvin, a Maker and visionary, faces the Unmaker, spirit of destruction. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

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The Lottery Winner (Signed) used book

The Lottery Winner (Signed)

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Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Simon and Schuster, New York, New York
Date published: 1994
ISBN-13: 9780671867164
ISBN: 0671867164

Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Signed by Author One of Mary Higgins Clark's beloved characters, Alvirah Meehan, returns in several short stories with dangers to escape and crimes to solve. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

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Rhapsody, Jennifer Bartlett

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Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, New York
Date published: 1985
ISBN-13: 9780810915770
ISBN: 0810915774

Description: Jennifer Bartlett (paintings), Geoffrey Clements (photographs) Fine in Fine jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" Square. DJ in plastic cover. Illus. in color. The story and full-color reproduction of Bartlett's epic and enormous multi-part, multi-theme mural exhibited in 1976. The mural is composed of 987 individual one foot square plates arranged in 142 rows requiring an exhibition wall space of 153 running feet. The book's photographs and Roberta Smith's introduction present an overview of this ... Read More

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Richard Diebenkorn

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Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications, New York, New York
Date published: 1987
ISBN-13: 9780847808700
ISBN: 084780870X

Description: As New in As New jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. Fine. DJ in plastic cover. Mostly color plates, some B&W illus. A full scale monograph and study of the life and career of artist Diebenkorn. Incl. exhibition history and bibliography. Large, heavy book. Read More

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Willem De Kooning (Modern Masters Series) used book

Willem De Kooning (Modern Masters Series)

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Edition: Third (3rd) Printing
Binding: Softcover
Publisher: Abbeville Press, Inc., New York, New York
Date published: 1983
ISBN-13: 9780896593336
ISBN: 0896593339

Description: Near Fine. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Light wear to lower edges. Illus. in color and B&W. Incl. artist's statements, chronology, exhibitions, public collections, and selected bibliography of artist, Willem de Kooning. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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Talk, Npr's Susan Stamberg Considers All Things used book

Talk, Npr's Susan Stamberg Considers All Things

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Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Turtle Bay Books / Random House, New York, New York
Date published: 1993
ISBN-13: 9780679411086
ISBN: 0679411089

Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. 1/4 inch tear inside front DJ flap. An assortment of Stamberg's most outstanding interviews and reports, incl. Helen Hayes, Barbara Bush, James Baldwin. Read More

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Sleepwalking Through History: America in the Reagan Years used book

Sleepwalking Through History: America in the Reagan Years

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Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co., New York, New York
Date published: 1991
ISBN-13: 9780393029376
ISBN: 0393029379

Description: As New in As New jacket. Fine. A journalist takes us behind the scenes of a decade in which America fell from dominant world power to struggling debtor nation. Read More

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Book: Fine/Like New

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An Act of Terror (Signed) used book

An Act of Terror (Signed)

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Edition: First Edition, 1st Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Summit Books, New York, New York
Date published: 1991
ISBN-13: 9780671748586
ISBN: 0671748580

Description: Very Good+ in Fine jacket. Signed by Author Slight smudges on edges of text block and hint of foxing on upper edges. DJ in plastic cover. A suspenseful story about a band of South Africans who plot the assassination of the president of their country. Read More

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Book: Very Good

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