- Keyword = Printing & Typography
160 Kennbilder. Eine Sammlung von Warenzeichen Geschftsverlags-und Buchersignets.
C.H. Beck’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung
More details Price: £100.00
MORISON, Stanley. JACKSON, Holbrook.
A Brief Survey of Printing History and Practice.
Alfred A. Knopf
There was also an English edition, published by The Fleuron, London, the same year.
From the library of Herman M. Schroeter, with his bookplate designed by…
MERRYMOUNT PRESS. UPDIKE, Daniel Berkeley. HAY, John.
A College Friendship. A Series of Letters from John Hay to Hannah Angell.
American statesman, private secretary to Abraham Lincoln and US Secretary of State, John Milton Hay’s private letters to Hannah Angell, the younger sister of Hay’s…More details Price: £90.00
HOFFMAN, Richard J.
A Decorative Divertissement. The foundry and Monotype piece borders and ornaments as well as the Linotype border matrices and border matrix slides that have been accumulated over many years together with the first Supplement to A Gatthering of Types showing the printing types recently acquired by Richard J. Hoffman.
Richard Hoffman: printer, finding pleasure in his printing office
More details Price: £85.00
HASLEWOOD BOOKS. SAINSBURY, Hester.
A Dog of War by John Taylor, the Water Poet.
Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald
Tipped in is a publisher’s label for Humphrey Milford who presumably took over the distribution of the book.
John Taylor was a Thames waterman who rose…More details Price: £80.00
ADAGIO PRESS. STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
A Few Sentences from the Writings of Robert Louis Stevenson.
Harper Woods, Michigan
Adagio: The Private Press of Leobard Bahr
Together with 2 other pieces of Adagio Press ephemera:
1. ‘A Gathering of Typographic Odds and Ends rescued from sundry sources and now protected in the…
GRAVESEND PRESS. KREDEL, Fritz.
A Gallery of Devices from Gravesend.
printed at the Gravesdend Press for the Paul A. Bennett Memorial Lectures
More details Price: £120.00
GILL, Eric. KEEBLE, Brian.
A Holy Tradition of Working. Passages from the Writing of Eric Gill.
More details Price: £5.00
HARRISON OF PARIS. [WHEELER, Monroe, ed].
A Typographical Commonplace-Book.
Minton, Balch & Company
A highly entertaining collection of quotations and anecdotes printed in a variety of types and layouts, with some illustrations and decorations, a few in color.More details Price: £150.00
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.
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
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…
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…More details Price: £50.00
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.
PENTAGRAM PRESS. TARACHOW, Michael. DOSTALE, Mercedes.
An Exploration of the Granjon Arabesques.
More details Price: £50.00
HAMMER, Victor and Jacob. WELLS COLLEGE PRESS. BLAIR, William.
An Opium-Eater in American and The Fratricide’s Death.
Wells College Press
More details Price: £60.00
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.
More details Price: £580.00
Art and a changing civilisation.
John Lane and Bodley Head
From The Twentieth Century Library series edited by Krishna Menon.
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…