ROGERS, Bruce. GARGAZ, Pierre-André. EDDY, George Simpson.
A Project of Universal and Perpetual Peace Written by a former Galley-Slave and Printed by Benjamin Franklin at Passy in the Year 1782.
George Simpson Eddy
A gift from the publisher George Simpson Eddy to the New Jersey Historical Society, with the society’s book label and Eddy’s printed ‘with compliments’ slip…
BONE, David Muirhead. (1876-1953)
A Rainy Night in Rome.
Sir David Muirhead Bone 1876-1953, the important Scottish engraver and Britain’s first official WWI war artist was, at the time he produced ‘A Rainy Night…
[ROGERS, Bruce]. RALEIGH, Walter.
A Report of the Truth Concerning the Last Sea-Fight of the Revenge.
Inserted loose is a prospectus for Shakespearean scholar Mark Liddell’s series, ‘The Elizabethan Shakespeare’, including specimen pages and a small printed biographical note on Liddell.
SCHANILEC, Gaylord, 1955.
A Robin’s Reach.
Midnight Paper Sales
From ‘Little Book of Birds’, part of Schanilec’s trilogy, the other two are his ‘Bokeh: A Little Book of Flowers’ and Ninja Press’s ‘Departures’.
PRESS OF THE INDIANA KID. WEYGAND, James Lamar.
A Second Book of Pressmarks, Gathered from America's Private Presses and from Others Not so Private.
Private Press of the Indiana Kid
A really charming and deep guide to America’s small fine presses.
A Select Bibliography of the Principal Modern Presses Public and Private in Great Britain and Ireland.
First Edition Club
ROGERS, Bruce. [STERNE, Laurence].
A Sentimental Journey Through France & Italy.
Boston and New York
Houghton Mifflin and Company
GRABHORN PRESS. WYNKYN DE WORDE.
A Short Account of the Life and Work of Wynkyn de Worde, with a leaf from The Golden Legend printed by him at the sign of The Sun in Fleet Street, London, the Year 1527.
Printed by the Grabhorn Press for the Book Club of California
The texts used here on Wynkyn de Worde and on the textual and printing history of the Golden Legend, were compiled from various sources by…
TERN PRESS. HOUSMAN, A.E. PARRY, Nicholas.
A Shropshire Lad.
Housman’s cycle of 63 poems, set in a part-imaginary pastoral Shropshire, which explore the transience of human love and the loss of youth.
RAMPANT LIONS PRESS. LAMB, Lynton. SMART, Christopher.
A Song to David.
Rampant Lions Press / Distributed by the Bodley Head
Inserted loose is a 1970 prospectus for books designed and printed at the Rampant Lions Press.
S. DOMINIC’S PRESS. ASHFORD, Faith.
A Soul Cake.
St. Dominic’s Press, printed and published by Douglas Pepler
42 religious verses by Faith Ashford who wrote other things published by the Press - Christ, Things Unseen and Poor Man’s Pence.
Inscribed by “Father Brown”…
WORKSHOP PRESS. ARMAN, Mark.
A Specimen of Printers' Flowers, Types and Decorations.
ST. DOMINIC’S PRESS. BAKER, Fr. Augustin.
A Spirituall Life in a Secular State, being an addition to ‘The Abridgment of a Spirituall Life’ by Father Augustin Baker, Religious of the hold order of St. Bennit. Taken from a manuscript at St. Gregory’s Abbey, Downside.
St. Dominic's Press
Taken from the 17th century manuscript at Downside.
NONESUCH PRESS. LAVER, James.
A Stitch in Time; or, Pride Prevents a Fall.
Laver’s pastiche of Pope’s ‘Rape of the Lock’, ‘transposed into modern times’.
James Laver (1899-1975) was the Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the V…
VERDIGRIS. ROTHCHILD (Judith) & LINTOTT (Mark).
A Study of Two Pears/Etude de deux poires.
A sumptuous feast for the eye. Rothchild and Lintott producing yet another remarkable work of art.
[PRINTING]. RYDER, John.
A Suite of Fleurons or A Preliminary Enquiry into the History and Combinable Natures of Certain Printers' Flowers.
Phoenix House, London
Tinlings of Liverpool
With the booklabel of Robert Elwell.
FLORIN PRESS. WYATT, Leo.
A Suite of Little Alphabets engraved in wood by Leo Wyatt.
The inks were largely ground by hand from dry pigment and prepared varnish and several are different colours than those which appeared in the book…
ALEMBIC PRESS. GIBBINGS, Robert.
A Tale of Two Benches.
The Tale of Two Benches is taken from Gibbings’s book Till I End My Song, being the chapter about the village where the Alembic Press…
[PRINTING]. MORISON, Stanley.
A Tally of Types Cut for Machine Composition and Introduced at the University Press Cambridge.
Privately Printed at the University Press
Morison’s fascinating account of 17 typefaces, and why they were cut at his instigation and under his supervision by the Monotype Corporation between 1922 and…
PRESS OF THE WOOLLY WHALE. DWIGGINS. W.A.
A Technique for Dealing with Artists.
Press of the Woolly Whale