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TERN PRESS. CLARE, John. PARRY, Nicholas.
The Hue & Cry.
John Clare’s playful political verse, originally published in the British periodical ‘Champion’ in 1831.
The Human Person and Society.
Printed by Hague Gill & Davey for The Peace Pledge Union
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LAPIS PRESS. WEIL, Simone.
The Iliad or the Poem of Force.
The Lapis Press
Weil completed the essay in the autumn of 1940, following the fall of France. It discusses Homer’s epic poem and includes reflections on the nature…More details Price: £70.00
ROGERS, Bruce. BOOTH, Franklin. ESAREY, Logan.
The Indiana Home.
Indiana University Press
With the original prospectus inserted loose.
The artists, Rogers and Booth, were both natives of Indiana.More details Price: £30.00
CURWEN PRESS. DISRAELI. AUSTEN, John.
The Infernal Marriage by Disraeli the Younger.
printed at The Curwen Press for William Jackson
With a bibliography of books with illustrations by John Austen at the rear.More details Price: £40.00
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB. ROSS, Gordon. SURTEES, R.S.
The Jaunts and Jollities of that Renowned Sporting Citizen Mr. John Jorrocks of St. Botolph Lane and Great Coram Street.
Limited Editions Club
Robert Surtees began writing about the inimitable sporting hero John Jorrocks – a cockney grocer with a penchant for fox hunting – in the early…
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. RUZICKA, Rudolph.
The Jonny-Cake Papers of 'Shepherd Tom' Together with Reminiscenes of Narragansett Schools of Former Days by Thomas Robinson Hazard.
The Merrymount Press
Rhode Island’s Thomas Robinson Hazard’s whimsical reminiscences of Narragansett and his family’s generation-proven method for baking ‘jonny-cakes’, originally a Native American dish, made of corn…
ROGERS, Bruce. WINSHIP, George Parker.
The Journal of Madam Knight.
Small, Maynard & Company
More details Price: £30.00
OLD STILE PRESS. LEMAIRE, Angela.
The Journey of Thomas the Rhymer.
Old Stile Press
Lemaire engraved the blocks in the text especially for an edition of ‘Thomas the Rhymer’ and the engravings, depicting the seasons, that appear throughout the…More details Price: £100.00
SPARLING, H. Halliday. KELMSCOTT PRESS.
The Kelmscott Press and William Morris, Master-Craftsman.
Macmillan & Co
Henry Halliday Sparling was the son-in-law of William Morris between 1890 and 1898 when his marriage to May Morris ended over her affair with George…More details Price: £100.00
VALE PRESS. JAMES I.
The Kingis Quair.
A more elaborate illustrated edition had been planned but it was abandoned in favour or the rather charming simplicity of this version in Rickett’s extraordinary…More details Price: £350.00
KING, Ron, b. 1932
The Knight's Horse, II from The Prologue of The Canterbury Tales.
Ron King’s first artists’ book, The Prologue, was printed in 1967 using Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales’ text accompanied by 20 silkscreen mask-like prints representing the major…More details Price: £90.00
GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. BRABY, Dorothea. KOMENSKY, John Amos.
The Labyrinth of the World and the Paradise of the Heart.
Golden Cockerel Press
An allegory in which the world is depicted as a city and man as a pilgrm who after many vicissitudes (taking place in seventeenth century…More details Price: £620.00
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, D.B.
The Last Will of Williston Fish.
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NONESUCH PRESS. GOODEN, Stephen. HAMILTON, G. Rostrevor.
The Latin Portrait. An Anthology.
An anthology of Latin and English poetry, with selections from the work of twenty-one important Latin poets rendered into English.
With the armorial book label…
RACKHAM, Arthur. IRVING, Washington.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.
George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.
More details Price: £80.00
ROGERS, Bruce. HOLBEIN, Hans. CAVENDISH, George.
The Life and Death of Cardinal Wolsey.
Boston and New York
Houghton Mifflin and Company
OFFICINA BODONI. KREDEL, Fritz. CELLINI, Benvenuto.
The Life of Benvenuto Cellini Written by Himself.
Printed at the Officina Bodoni for members of the Limited Editions Club
Kredel was a prolific illustrator whose versatile works included drawings, water-colours, type design, book illustrations, maps, political cartoons, paper dolls and the presidential seal for…
KELMSCOTT PRESS. CAVENDISH, George.
The Life of Cardinal Wolsey.
printed by William Morris at the Kelmscott Press.
Cavendish was an usher in Wolsey's household between 1526 and 1530 and he wrote this book around 1557. It wasn't printed until a century later…More details Price: £1,600.00
The Life of Johnson..in two volumes.
printed by Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly
W. Strong is addressed in the letter as Rev.d Archdeacon Strong – he has used the blank page of the letter to make notes on…More details Price: £22,000.00