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S. DOMINIC’S PRESS. ASHFORD, Faith.
A Soul Cake.
St. Dominic’s Press, printed and published by Douglas Pepler
42 religious verses by Faith Ashford who wrote other things published by the Press - Christ, Things Unseen and Poor Man’s Pence.
Inscribed by “Father Brown”…More details Price: £220.00
WORKSHOP PRESS. ARMAN, Mark.
A Specimen of Printers' Flowers, Types and Decorations.
More details Price: £90.00
ST. DOMINIC’S PRESS. BAKER, Fr. Augustin.
A Spirituall Life in a Secular State, being an addition to ‘The Abridgment of a Spirituall Life’ by Father Augustin Baker, Religious of the hold order of St. Bennit. Taken from a manuscript at St. Gregory’s Abbey, Downside.
St. Dominic's Press
Taken from the 17th century manuscript at Downside.
NONESUCH PRESS. LAVER, James.
A Stitch in Time; or, Pride Prevents a Fall.
Laver’s pastiche of Pope’s ‘Rape of the Lock’, ‘transposed into modern times’.
James Laver (1899-1975) was the Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the V…
PRESS OF THE WOOLLY WHALE. DWIGGINS. W.A.
A Technique for Dealing with Artists.
Press of the Woolly Whale
PRESS OF THE INDIANA KID. WEYGAND, James Lamar.
A Third Book of Pressmarks Gathered from America's Private Presses and from Others Not so Private.
Private Press of the Indiana Kid
More details Price: £100.00
ASHENDENE PRESS. BERNERS, Dame Juliana.
A Treatyse of Fysshynge wyth an Angle.
Inscribed by C.H. StJohn Hornby, the printer and owner of the Ashendene Press to W. Faux in May 1904 on the front free endpaper.
This charming…More details Price: £1,400.00
RAVEN PRESS. SOUTHEY, Robert. BYRON, Lord.
A Vision of Judgement by Robert Southey and The Vision of Judgement by Lord Byron.
With the original prospectus inserted loose.More details Price: £150.00
NASH, Paul. GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS.
Abd-Er-Rhaman in Paradise by Jules Tellier.
Waltham St. Lawrence
Golden Cockerel Press
The first translation into English from the original French of Jules Tellier’s ‘Les Deux Paradis’.
Nash’s wood-engravings are fine examples of his work, Clare Colvin in…More details Price: £450.00
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
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
WINDHOVER PRESS. TRUEBLOOD, Ernest V.
Afternoon of a Cow. A Pseudonymous Story by William Faulkner.
Windhover Press The University of Iowa
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…More details Price: £40.00
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…
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
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
An Announcement and A First List of Three Books Designed and Printed by Robert Ashwin Maynard and Horace Walter Bray at The Raven Press in Harrow Weald Middlesex.
With the original order form inserted loose.More details Price: £25.00