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[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
KING, Ron. CIRCLE PRESS.
alphabeta concertina minuscule.
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…
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.
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.
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[BREMER PRESSE]. HOLSCHER, Dr. Eberhard.
Berlin & Leipzig
Verlag Fur Schriftkunde Heintze & Blanckertz
The second in the series of ‘Monographien kunstlerischer Schrift’.
ERNI, Hans. SOPHOCLES.
Hans Erni was an important Swiss artist well known for his posters, murals, designs for stamps, ceramics and theatre sets as well as his elegant…More details Price: £1,000.00
HILL, W. Henry, Arthur F. & Alfred E.
Antonio Stradivari, His Life and Work (1644-1737).
William E. Hill & Sons, Violin Makers, New Bond St.
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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
WYATT, Leo. SENECA.
As Long as You Live Keep Learning How to Live.
Newcastle upon Tyne
Leo Wyatt’s trade was to design and engraved steel dies and copper plates. In his late fifties, challenged by the assertion that famed English wood…More details Price: £120.00
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: £380.00