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BEWICK, Thomas. BAIN, Iain, editor.
A Memoir of Thomas Bewick Written by Himself.
Oxford University Press
More details Price: £20.00
[MURRAY, Francis Edwin]
A Minor Poet Sings.
Murray & Co., 180 Brompton Road in the Royal Borough of Kensington
21 poems by a ‘Minor Poet’ who dedicates the book “to my father, who stands sponsor for it, I dedicate this, the first child of…More details Price: £900.00
PULLMAN, Philip. OAK TREE FINE PRESS.
À Outrance. [His Dark Materials]. This Book Tells of the Great Fight between the Bear Kings, as chronicled in Northern Lights.
Oak Tree Press
A stunning production, signed by Philip Pullman who has also written out a quotation from the book in pencil.More details Price: £950.00
NONESUCH PRESS. DE FONTENELLE, Bernard.
A Plurality of Worlds.
The Nonesuch Press
Booklabel of Clarence B. Hanson, Jr.More details Price: £100.00
A Select Bibliography of the Principal Modern Presses Public and Private in Great Britain and Ireland.
First Edition Club
More details Price: £120.00
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…More details Price: £450.00
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.
More details Price: £50.00
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…More details Price: £50.00
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.More details Price: £800.00
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…More details Price: £800.00
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…More details Price: £45.00
ASHENDENE PRESS. BERNERS, Dame Juliana.
A Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth an Angle.
Inscribed by C.H. StJohn Hornby, the printer and owner of the Ashendene Press to W. Faux in May 1904 on the front free endpaper.
This charming…More details Price: £1,400.00
HARRISON OF PARIS. [WHEELER, Monroe, ed].
A Typographical Commonplace-Book.
Minton, Balch & Company
A highly entertaining collection of quotations and anecdotes printed in a variety of types and layouts, with some illustrations and decorations, a few in color.More details Price: £150.00
ABC-XYZapf. Fifty Years of Alphabet Design.
Offenbach / London
Bund Deutscher Buchkünstler / The Wynken de Worde Society
A festschrift for Hermann Zapf, being collection of essays on his professional and personal life, with contributions by Max Caflisch, John Dreyfus, Jerry Kelly, Giovanni…More details Price: £45.00
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, D.B. MARTIN, Edward Sandford.
Abroad with Jane.
American journalist Martin’s sprightly travel book chronicling his journey to England and Europe.More details Price: £30.00
GRABHORN PRESS. MILLER, Henry.
Account of a Tour of the California Missions, 1856. The Journal & Drawings of Henry Miller.
printed at The Grabhorn Press for The Book Club of California
Includes 19 early images of missions including Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Santa Barbara etc.More details Price: £100.00
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, D.B. HIGGINSON, Henry Lee.
Addresses by Henry Lee Higginson on the Occasion of Presenting the Soldiers' Field and the Harvard Union to Harvard University.
The Merrymount Press
Alumnus and Civil War veteran Higginson’s address upon gifting 31 acres of land to Harvard College. Higginson founded the Boston Symphony Orchestra in 1881.More details Price: £20.00
KELLY WINTERTON PRESS. VIRGIL.
Aeneas in the World of the Dead.
The Kelly Winterton Press
With the original prospectus inserted loose.
Translated from the Latin by Sir G.K. Richards. This section from Virgil’s masterpiece, the ‘Aeneid’, deals with Aeneas’ encounters important…More details Price: £80.00
Alistair McAlpine & Leslie Waddington
Frink’s first illustrated book. She was later to work on the monumental Canterbury Tales with Waddington, her main dealer, and an edition of Homer.More details Price: £2,500.00
PETER JONES, designer bookbinder. PETER PAUPER PRESS.
Aesop's Fables for modern readers.
Peter Pauper Press
More details Price: £1,100.00