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SMYTH, Dorothy Carlton. GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART. CHIVERS OF BATH.
The Sundering Flood by William Morris.
Longmans, Green & Co.
Dorothy “Dodo” Carlton Smyth (1880-1933), born in Glasgow, trained under Walter Crane at the Manchester School of Art between 1893 and 1897 and then went…More details Price: £6,800.00
PRESS IN TUSCANY ALLEY. WILSON, Joyce Lancaster.
Press in Tuscany Alley
With the original prospectus with a slightly chipped fore edge.More details Price: £35.00
RUDGE, William Edwin Rudge. BRIDGES, Robert.
The Testament of Beauty.
Oxford University Press
With the book label of Brian Douglas Stilwell. The publisher’s printed note on the text is inserted loose.More details Price: £40.00
LIBANUS PRESS. SMITH, Richard Shirley.
The Testament of Charlotte B.
The fascinating 18th century letters of Charlotte Biggs, in which she relates stories of love, intrigue, abduction and rape.More details Price: £130.00
The Theory of the Earth; or an Investigation of the Laws observable in the Composition, Dissolution and Restoration of Land upon the Globe. In: ‘Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Vol. I, 1788’, pp. 209-304 + plates I-II with explanation leaf.
Hutton gave his ground breaking address in a paper read to the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1785 and this 1788 printing was the Society’s…More details Price: £9,000.00
[ROGERS, Bruce]. LANG, Andrew. THEOCRITUS.
The Third Idyll of Theocritus.
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INCLINE PRESS. LIDDELL, John.
The Tree House.
An enchanting graphic tale with no text telling the story in linocuts of a tree house over the years.More details Price: £250.00
ROGERS, Bruce. BRETON, Nicholas.
The Twelve Moneths and Christmas Day from 'Fantastickes'.
Clarke and Way
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GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. RAVILIOUS, Eric.
The Twelve Moneths by Nicholas Breton.
Waltham St. Lawrence
Golden Cockerel Press
Ravilious’s sensitive engravings chart the course of the year for nature and mankind.
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[PRINTING] MORISON, Stanley. DAY, Kenneth.
The Typographic Book 1450-1935. A Study of Fine Typography Through Five Centuries.
A superb and important examination of typography.More details Price: £150.00
NONESUCH PRESS. MILLER PARKER, Agnes. BELLOC, Hilaire.
The Verse of Hilaire Belloc.
Edited by W.N. Roughead, this thorough collected edition gathers together all the verses that Belloc had previously published, including those privately printed.More details Price: £60.00
PRESS OF THE WOOLLY WHALE. LOWELL, James Russell.
The Vision of Sir Launfal.
Press of the Woolly Whale
The first book and third publication of the press. One of AIGA’s ‘50 Books of the Year’ for 1930.More details Price: £30.00
[TYPOGRAPHY]. WEISS, E.R.
The Weiss Family: Weiss Types Roman and Italic; Weiss Types Used in Fine Printing; Weiss Types for Advertising and in Display.
Bauer Type Foundry
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GWASG GREGYNOG. GRAHAM, Rigby, 1931-2015.
The Welsh Flannel Co. Ltd. at St Winifred’s, Holywell.
One of three dramatic double pages engraved for ‘Pennant and his Welsh Landscapes’ printed by Gwasg Gregynog in Wales in 150 copies in 2006. The…More details Price: £350.00
KING, Ron, b. 1932
The Wife of Bath’s Horse, XV 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
GRAHAME, Kenneth. SHEPARD, E.H.
The Wind in the Willows.
The book was originally published in 1908 but this was the first edition with illustrations that Kenneth Grahame approved and the only edition he signed.…More details Price: £11,000.00
BOOKMAN PRESS. SAND, George.
The Wings of Courage.
The Bookman Press
Written as entertainment for her grandchildren, Sand uses one of the great literary themes in The Wings of Courage as she tells the story of…More details Price: £45.00
The Wisdom of Jesus, the Son of Sirach commonly called Ecclesiasticus.
The Ecclesiasticus is a remarkable piece of press work by The Ashendene Press, printed after the death of Faulkner under the guidance of the great…More details Price: £2,800.00
ESSLEMONT, David. GENTLEMAN, David.
The Wood Engravings of David Gentleman.
With an introduction by Fiona Maccarthy.
Inserted loose is a letter from David Esslemont presenting this first special copy which describes his binding process:
“My design is…More details Price: £2,500.00
MARTIN, Frank. BISHOP, Hal. PREVIOUS PARROT PRESS.
The Wood Engravings of Frank Martin. A Selection of the wood-engravings, small woodcuts, linocuts & vinyl engravings and a Catalogue of all the Relief Prints. With a foreword by Victor Arwas and an afterword by The Artist.
Previous Parrot Press
The book was produced to celebrate 50 years of Martin’s career as a wood engraver, and ‘jobbing artist’. He learned wood engraving with Gertrude Hermes…More details Price: £300.00