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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
OVERBROOK PRESS. TINKER, Chauncey B. ROLLINS, Carl P.
Addresses Commemorating the One Hundreth Anniversary if the Birth of William Morris Delivered Before the Yale Library Associates in the Sterling Memorial Library, XXIX October MCMXXXIV.
Includes Tinker’s ‘William Morris as Poet’ and Rollins’s ‘The Ordeal of William Morris’.More details Price: £30.00
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
WHITTINGTON PRESS. SCOTT, Paul.
After the Funeral.
Whittington Press & William Heinemann
Roland Gant was one of Paul Scott’s greatest friends and drinking companions. Paul Scott, the wonderful author of the Raj Quartet, dedicated his Booker Prize…More details Price: £100.00
[BEWICK, Thomas]. THOMPSON, Lawrence.
Alexander Anderson. His Tribute to the Wood-Engraving of Thomas Bewick.
Princeton University Press
Alexander Anderson was the first to spread Bewick’s techniques in America after seeing Bewick’s History of Quadrapeds in 1795 at a bookstore in New York.…More details Price: £30.00
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, D.B. STARRETT, Vincent.
All About Mother Goose.
The Appellicon Press
With The Merrymount Press label and ‘The Updike Collection of Books on Printing’ book label to front endpapers. A history of Mother Goose and her…
HAMMER CREEK PRESS. DE POL, John.
Along the Hammer Creek and the Hammer Creek Press with some data.
printed by John S. Fass at The Hammer Creek Press
All the data on the Hughes & Kimber press used by John Fass at the Hammer Creek Press which had previously been used by Bruce…More details Price: £200.00
COLT PRESS. WALKER, Franklin.
Ambrose Bierce, the Wickedest Man in San Francisco.
The Colt Press
An overview of Ambrose Bierce’s journalistic experiences in San Francisco including one of his book reviews - “The covers of this book are too far…More details Price: £50.00
DWIGGINS, W.A. WALDMAN, Milton.
America Conquers Death.
William Edwin Rudge
Waldman’s essay on the seeming indifference to death in America, beautifully presented due to the collaboration between Dwiggins and Rudge.
ESSEX HOUSE PRESS. ASHBEE, C.R.
American Sheaves & English Seed Corn: being a series of addresses mainly delivered in the United States, 1900-1901.
printed at the Essex House Press in Bow, published by Edward Arnold and Samuel Buckley in New York
With the decorative booklabel of R.T. Gibbon and one of the noted collector John Lewis. Ashbee served on the council of the National Trust between…More details Price: £300.00
GRABHORN PRESS. GRABHORN, Edwin & Robert.
An Alphabet of Decorative Initials.
A pamphlet presenting an alphabet of decorative initials, all separately designed by contemporary artists and printed for the exhibition ‘One Hundred Books from the Grabhorn…More details Price: £60.00
An American Four-in-Hand in Britain.
A superbly INSCRIBED copy of Andrew Carnegie's account of a summer coach tour around the British isles. This copy was signed during Carnegie's summer-long honeymoon…More details Price: £1,250.00
An Enquiry into the Causes of the Miscarriage of the Scots Colony at Darien. or an Answer to a Libel entitled A Defence of the Scots Abdicating Darien. Submitted to the consideration of the Good People of England.
One of the most important of the few existing Darien tracts being a detailed explanation of why the Colony failed and a defence of the…More details Price: £2,500.00
PENTAGRAM PRESS. TARACHOW, Michael. DOSTALE, Mercedes.
An Exploration of the Granjon Arabesques.
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An Introduction to Electricity. In six sections.
W. Strahan & T. Cadell
Elihu Thomson’s copy with his signature and bookplate of the Elihu Thomson Collection of the Franklin Institute Library, deaccessioned. Initially Ferguson’s lectures dealt mainly with…More details Price: £1,900.00
HAMMER, Victor and Jacob. WELLS COLLEGE PRESS. BLAIR, William.
An Opium-Eater in American and The Fratricide’s Death.
Wells College Press
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HAMMER, Victor. KREDEL, Fritz. ANVIL PRESS. RACINE.
Andromache: A Tragedy as it [was] acted in the Duke’s Theatre, 1675, Freely translated into English in 1674 from Jean Racine's Andromaque by a Young Gentleman & John Crowne.
More details Price: £580.00
[BREMER PRESSE]. HOLSCHER, Dr. Eberhard.
Berlin & Leipzig
Verlag Fur Schriftkunde Heintze & Blanckertz
The second in the series of ‘Monographien kunstlerischer Schrift’.