- Keyword = Printing & Typography
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
ABC-XYZapf. Fifty Years of Alphabet Design.
Offenbach / London
Bund Deutscher Buchkünstler / The Wynken de Worde Society
A festschrift for Hermann Zapf, being collection of essays on his professional and personal life, with contributions by Max Caflisch, John Dreyfus, Jerry Kelly, Giovanni…More details Price: £45.00
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…
[PRINTING]. DIRINGER, David.
More details Price: £25.00
SLOW LORIS PRESS.
Alphabets and Others.
Slow Loris Press
A very attractive and fun specimen book printed on several presses - an R. Hoe Washington super royal handpress (1853) a 12 x 15 Bobcat…More details Price: £320.00
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.
[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
PENTAGRAM PRESS. TARACHOW, Michael. DOSTALE, Mercedes.
An Exploration of the Granjon Arabesques.
NEW YORK CHAPPEL.
An Uncommonplace Book; The Second Uncommonplace Book.
The New York Chappel
Volume 1 was the first book printed by the New York Chappel, and has the book label and signature of Joseph Francis Weiler (formerly of…More details Price: £80.00
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
RAMPANT LIONS PRESS. MILTON, John.
Areopagitica. A Speech of Mr John Milton for the Liberty of Unlicensed Printing to the Parliament of England.
Deighton, Bell & Company
The most widely read of Milton’s prose works, his famous defence of the freedom of the press, written in opposition to the parliamentary order that…More details Price: £350.00
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…
EHMCKE, F.H. POPP, Dr. J.
Ausstellung F.H. Ehmcke.
Bucherstube am Siegestor Horst Stobbe
Includes a dated bibliography of works up to 1917 by Fritz Helmuth Ehmcke (1878-1965), the German graphic artist, type designer, illustrator and book designer who…More details Price: £45.00
[SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS]. THORP, Joseph.
B.H. Newdigate Scholar–Printer 1869-1944.
With the book label of D.G. Bridson.