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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.
JONES, David. CLOVER HILL EDITIONS.
An Introduction to The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.
Clover Hill Editions
The preface by Douglas Cleverdon tells how David Jones wrote this introduction to The Rime of the Ancient Mariner for the 1964 Clover Hill reprint…More details Price: £140.00
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’.
Announcement of the Last Books to be Issued from the Press.
Includes a long statement on page two from Hornby, with obituaries of Faulkner, his pressman, and of the first, failed, edition of Daphnis & Chloe.…More details Price: £80.00
ALLEN PRESS. SOPHOCLES.
Antigone. A tragedy.
The Allen Press
Part of the Allen Press series of Greek dramas. The Allens thought Antigone especially moving and an ideal text.
Original prospectus inserted loose.Booklabel of Clarence B.…More details Price: £280.00
HILL, W. Henry, Arthur F. & Alfred E.
Antonio Stradivari, His Life and Work (1644-1737).
William E. Hill & Sons, Violin Makers, New Bond St.
More details Price: £1,000.00
Archive of John DePol wood engravings, prospectuses, Christmas cards and keepsakes.
John DePol (1913-2004) was a New York wood engraver. He was inspired by his city and was well known for his work with John Fass…More details Price: £1,200.00
Art and a changing civilisation.
John Lane and Bodley Head
From The Twentieth Century Library series edited by Krishna Menon.More details Price: £30.00
CAMPERFIELD PRESSE. PAUL, Evelyn. WEST, Michael.
Aucassin and Nicolete. Done from the Old French.
Camperfield Presse for George G. Harrap & Co.
Aucassin & Nicolette is medieval French ‘chantefable’ or ‘sung story’ being a mixture of prose and verse. The major characters are Garin, Count of Beaucaire,…More details Price: £500.00
Aurifodina or, Adventures in the Gold Region, a fantastical ‘49er novel written by Cantell A. Bigley [G.W. Peck].
printed at the press of Andrew Hoyem for the Book Club of California
A reprint of the first novel written by an American to be set in California. Aurifodina is a fantasy utopian country inhabited by a race…
EHMCKE, F.H. POPP, Dr. J.
Ausstellung F.H. Ehmcke.
Bucherstube am Siegestor Horst Stobbe
Includes a dated bibliography of works up to 1917 by Fritz Helmuth Ehmcke (1878-1965), the German graphic artist, type designer, illustrator and book designer who…More details Price: £45.00
SCHANILEC, Gaylord. MIDNIGHT PAPER SALES. HAUTMAN, Pete.
Bad Beat with Joe Crow’s Rules for Poker and Life.
Midnight Paper Sales
Novelist Pete Hautman is a player. Early one morning the rest of us were moving as quickly as we could toward home. Pete, however, stood…More details Price: £100.00
GLASGUENSIS [John Buchanan].
Banking in Glasgow during The Olden Time.
These sketches of the Old Banks appeared first in the Glasgow Herald. This is an expanded version and forms a fascinating survey of banking in…More details Price: £160.00
HALCYON PRESS. MELVILLE, John.
Batavia. A Poem by John Melville.
printed by A.A.M. Stols at the Halcyon Press
More details Price: £120.00
BASKIN, Leonard. LUCIE-SMITH, Edward.
Beasts with Bad Morals.
Printed at the Skelton Press for Leinster Fine Books
The beasts with bad morals written about in verse include the camel, monkey, slug, may-fly, skunk, lemming, ladybird, yak and bookworm.
The book is inscribed by…More details Price: £250.00
GRABHORN & GRABHORN-HOYEM PRESS.
Bibliography of the Grabhorn & Grabhorn-Hoyem Press 1915-73 in Three Volumes:
Grabhorn Press & Andrew Hoyen
All with the booklabel of Clarence B. Hanson, Jr.More details Price: £2,000.00
Birds-Eye View of Society.
Smith, Elder & Co
With a later California bookseller's label on the lower cover "John Howell, Ltd, Importer"More details Price: £150.00