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"A boon to scholars and to those surreptitiously in search of esoteric knowledge. 
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Welcome to the home page for Marc Sena Carrel, a paper collectibles internet business established in 2003 in the San Francisco Bay Area. We carry a choice selection of books, prints and ephemera for the discriminating customer. We deal principally in scholarly and antiquarian books, with an emphasis on art books. We also sell original prints, including but not limited to antique Japanese ukiyo-e prints. Additionally we go in for occasional ephemera. Our selection is more eclectic and off the beaten path than mainstream and predictable. Our goal is to establish and maintain a stock in trade of a few thousand fine books and a few hundred noteworthy prints catering to the tastes of our customers.

We do not aspire to be a big fish in a little pond much less a big fish in a big pond. Rather, we value our reputation for attention to detail and to merit. And while we consequently enjoy an ongoing relationship with a select group of customers, one-time buyers are always welcome and no purchase by anyone is so small as not to justify our fullest attention. Note that we are always interested in purchasing art books, from fine single copies to entire libraries. We also accept select items on a consignment basis. Additionally we are available for professional appraisals, and we keep a bright line between our activities as appraisers and our business as book buyers.

Please search or browse our inventory of hard-to-find, out-of-print, used, and rare books. If you can't find what you like please fill out our off-line search form and we will search our off-line inventory, other bookstores and book search services for you. All books are sent handsomely gift-wrapped. We offer free Media Mail shipping and tracking for all items purchased directly from us.


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Agricultura Mesopotamica: nach sumerisch-akkadischen Quellen ; eine lexikalische und kulturgeschichtliche Untersuchung, Salonen, Armas
Agricultura Mesopotamica: nach sumerisch-akkadischen Quellen ; eine lexikalische und kulturgeschichtliche Untersuchung
Salonen, Armas
60.00 USD
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Die Fussbekleidung der alten Mesopotamier : nach sumerisch-akkadischen Quellen ; eine lexikalische und kulturgeschichtliche Untersuchung, Salonen, Armas
Die Fussbekleidung der alten Mesopotamier : nach sumerisch-akkadischen Quellen ; eine lexikalische und kulturgeschichtliche Untersuchung
Salonen, Armas
75.00 USD
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Sennacherib's Aqueduct at Jerwan, Jacobsen, Thorkild; Lloyd, Seton
Sennacherib's Aqueduct at Jerwan
Jacobsen, Thorkild; Lloyd, Seton
50.00 USD
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Il Mvseo Mvssolini (Il Museo Mussolini), Mustilli, Domenico
Il Mvseo Mvssolini (Il Museo Mussolini)
Mustilli, Domenico
5000.00 USD
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Die Gemälde von Lovis Corinth, Werkkatalog, Berend-Corinth, Charlotte; Röthel,, Hans Konrad
Die Gemälde von Lovis Corinth, Werkkatalog
Berend-Corinth, Charlotte; Röthel,, Hans Konrad
150.00 USD
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Forme giapponese nella casa, nel tempio, nell' arte, Richie, Donald; Nii, Atsuko
Forme giapponese nella casa, nel tempio, nell' arte
Richie, Donald; Nii, Atsuko
125.00 USD
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P. O. Box 1376, Pacifica, CA 94044

Telephone: 650-557-5575

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