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[MAC ORLAN, Pierre. PASCIN, Jules]
Abécédaire des Filles et de L'Enfant Chéri.
Éditions Henri Jonquières
Pascin’s charming and rather sweetly erotic alphabet accompanies Pierre Mac Orlan’s short verses in this second, more elaborately illustrated of Henri Jonquières’ Abecedaire. The first…More details Price: £320.00
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, D.B. MARTIN, Edward Sandford.
Abroad with Jane.
American journalist Martin’s sprightly travel book chronicling his journey to England and Europe.
GRABHORN PRESS. MILLER, Henry.
Account of a Tour of the California Missions, 1856. The Journal & Drawings of Henry Miller.
printed at The Grabhorn Press for The Book Club of California
Includes 19 early images of missions including Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Santa Barbara etc.More details Price: £100.00
ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT c. 1880.
Actes et Prières pour la Communion.
An elaborate first communion book which were sold with the text and elementary borders of each page lithographically printed. Subsequently the plain, printed pages were…More details Price: £1,600.00
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
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
PETER JONES, designer bookbinder. PETER PAUPER PRESS.
Aesop's Fables for modern readers.
Peter Pauper Press
More details Price: £1,100.00
WINDHOVER PRESS. TRUEBLOOD, Ernest V.
Afternoon of a Cow. A Pseudonymous Story by William Faulkner.
Windhover Press The University of Iowa
FLEECE PRESS. MILLER PARKER, Agnes. ROGERSON, Ian.
Agnes Miller Parker, wood-engraver and book illustrator, 1895-1980 with recollections of the artist by John Dreyfus.
Born in Scotland, Agnes Miller Parker attended the Glasgow School of Art where she met, and later married, the artist William McCance. They lived in…More details Price: £450.00
NIETZSCHE, Frederic. POWILEWICZ, A.K.
Ainsi parlait Zarathoustra.
Georges Cres et Cie
On the verso of his hand-painted and written colophon Powilewicz writes in ink that the designs have been inspired by Persian miniatures and rugs from…More details Price: £950.00
[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.…
NASH, John. PUDNEY, John.
Almanack of Hope, Sonnets.
John Lane, The Bodley Head
A really fine example of John Nash’s charm and superb illustrative skills showing his place in the British Pastoral tradition.More details Price: £220.00
[PRINTING]. DIRINGER, David.
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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.More details Price: £40.00
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
TALLONE. TASSO, Torquato.
Aminta. Favola Boschereccia.
Italian 16th century poet Tasso’s pastoral play, the story of Aminta’s unrequited love for the beautiful nymph Sylvia.
With the booklabel of Robert Wayne Stilwell.More details Price: £80.00
[ROGERS, Bruce]. FRANCE, Anatole.
Amycus et Célestin.
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, D.B.
An Account of the Dedication of The West Window of St. John's Church, Beverly Farms, Whitsunday, May 31st 1925.
The Merrymount Press
The dedication of the west window of St. John’s Church, finely printed by Updike, and with a plate, diagram and explanation of the symbolism of…More details Price: £180.00