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First Edition Books

Finding and possessing a rare first edition book is often a goal of both the novice and expert book collector. For many vintage books or books published by a small imprint, only 100 or so copies were run for the first edition, so they are both highly sought after and hard to find. This is particularly true of books that later became unexpectedly popular. First edition books that have won a literary award are a true treasure for collectors.

First edition books are often particularly prized because of the integrity to the author’s intent. Later editions may include changes to the original text, format, or binding. Some first editions are almost impossible to find, such as a "Don Quixote" original by Miguel de Cervantes.

Collecting first edition books can be both a science and a gamble... Read more

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[Eliance Pers]. Terborgh, F.C. Kusten. Zandvoort, Eliance Pers, 1973, 14,(2

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Elsschot, W. Verzen van vroeger. Haarlem, J. Enschedé en Zonen, 1934, 1st e

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Folemprise]. Perron, E. du. Blocnote klein formaat. The Hague, L.J.C. Bouc

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Folemprise]. Schendel, A. van. Anders en eender. The Hague, L.J.C. Boucher

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Folemprise]. Schendel, A. van. De zomerreis. The Hague, L.J.C. Boucher, 19

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Gachons, J. des. Le Prince Naïf. Paris, Edmond Girard, 1894, 1st ed., 54p.,

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Gourmont, R. de. Phocas. Paris, Mercure de France, 1895, 1st ed., 28,(1)p.,

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

€400 (starting bid)

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Greshoff, J. Door mijn open venster. Haarlem, H.D. Tjeenk Willink en zoon,

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Greshoff, J. Oud zeer. Gedichten. Baarn, n.publ., 1926, 1st ed., 35,(1)p.,

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Jünger, E. Myrdun. Briefe aus Norwegen. Zurich, Der Arche, 1948, 1st ed., 7

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Leopold, J.H. Verzen. Rott., W.L. & J. Brusse, 1913, 1st trade-ed., 140,(2)

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Lodeizen, H. Het innerlijk behang en andere gedichten. Amst., G.A. van Oors

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Nypels, C.]. Dam, C.F. van. Marrakech. Maastr., Leiter-Nypels, 1931, 1st e

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Perron, E. du. Blocnote klein formaat. The Hague, L.J.C. Boucher, 1936, 1st

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Rössing, K. Mein Vorurteil gegen diese Zeit. Berlin, Büchergilde Gutenberg,

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Schendel, A. van. Een eiland in de Zuidzee. Arnhem, Hijman, Stefert Kroese

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Schendel, A. van. De Nederlanden. Amst., J.M. Meulenhoff, 1945, 1st ed., 58

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Schendel, A. van. Voorbijgaande schaduwen. Amst., J.M. Meulenhoff, 1948, 1s

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Stols, A.A.M.]. Greshoff, J. Aardsch & hemelsch. Maastr., A.A.M. Stols, 19

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Toussaint van Boelaere, F.V. Landelijk Minnespel. Het Verhaal van een dag t

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Zilverdistel]. Leopold, J.H. Cheops. The Hague, De Zilverdistel, 1916, 1st

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Casanova, G. Mémoires du vénitien Casanova de Seingalt. Vol. 1-10. Paris/ B

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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[Exil]. Baum, V. Der grosse Ausverkauf. Amst., Querido, 1937, 1st ed., 253,

May 30, 2017, 6:30 PM CET
Haarlem, Netherlands

€60 (starting bid)

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[Exil]. Roth, J. Der Antichrist. Amst., A. de Lange, 1934, 1st ed., 248p.,

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Haarlem, Netherlands

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Whistler, J.A. McNeill.

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