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American Metal Typefaces of the Twentieth Century.
New Castle, Delaware
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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…
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
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
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’.More details Price: £40.00
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
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
Art & Love.
printed by Robert Gibbings at the Golden Cockerel Press for Douglas Cleverdon
The 6 full page copper engravings are some of Gill’s most famous including “Adam and Eve in Heaven, or the Public-House in Paradise’, ‘With Ritual…More details Price: £480.00
BUCKLAND WRIGHT, John (1897-1954
Artist and Model.
A drawing from the artist’s surreal period while he was in Paris at Atelier 17 with Stanley Hayter. This would appear to be a study…More details Price: £450.00
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
[ASHENDENE PRESS]. BAYBERRY HILL PRESS. HORNBY, Charles Harry St. John.
Ashendene Press. A Paper Read to Double Crown Club.
Bayberry Hill Press
An intriguing talk delivered by St. John Hornby of Ashendene Press to members of the Double Crown Club.
Inserted loose are a hand-written thank you note…
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
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…More details Price: £40.00