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Done in the Open

By REMINGTON, Frederic

NY: P.F. Collier and Sons, 1902. The true first edition/first state with Frederick mis-spelled on the front panel. Bound in tan cloth (mottled)and illustrated boards with a Remington picture of a ranch hand on the front panel. Edges of book are scuffed, The introduction page is loose. All of the illustrations are present (including the two page color illustration, "Caught in the Circle". A reasonably priced book that could use a bit of restoration of just be appreciated for the glorious 77 illustrations. Introduction and verses by Owen Wister. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Only/No Jacket. Elephant Folio.

$95.00

Fashion Through Fashion Plates 1771-1970

By MOORE, Doris Langley

New York: Clarkson N. Potter, 1971. Bound in mauve cloth with silver lettering to spine. Includes 72 color and 93 monochrome illustrations. Is in near-fine condition. Dustwrapper shows light scuffing to corners and spine ends, with slight occasional overall rubbing. 192 pgs. Overall, tight and clean. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

The Art of Hokusai in Book Illustration

By HILLIER, Jack

CA: Univ of California Press / Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1980. Bound in orange cloth, stamped in black in white, illustrated dust jacket. Previous owner gift inscription to front pastedown. Overall, a tight, clean copy of the first edition of this important work on book illustration. 288 pp. . First Ediiton. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.50

The Chimes

By DICKENS, Charles

NY: E.P. Dutton and Co., 1905. Bound in white cloth, with light blue and gold decorations. A nice little illustrated book (with eight color illusrations and nine black and white illustrations). Perfect for gift giving. Previous owner's neat name and address to second free endpaper. 167 pp. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket. Illus. by C.E. Brock. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$37.50

Poor Cecco (Signed, Ltd. With Signed Letters)

By WILLIAMS, Margery - Written as Margery Williams Bianco

NY: George Doran, 1925. A fine copy in 1/4 vellum like spine and blue boards in original slipcase that shows edgewear. With seven (7) tipped in color plates with tissue guards. This copy was limited to 105 copies of which this is #52. An added bonus -- laid in is a 6" by 9" trimmed early photo of Ms. Bianco and a (TLS) Typed Letter Signed by Ms. Bianco; also a folded handwritten "note" to a couple in Bucks County from 1943 about visiting and what time her train gets into Easton, PA. So, besides the book, a couple of signed notes, letters by the author. Margery is the author of the noted children's classic, "The Velveteen Rabbit". . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Arthur Rackham. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Signed, Limited.

$9500.00

Old World Love Stories; From the Lays of Marie de France & other Mediaeval Romances & Legends translated from the French by Eugene Mason

By MASON, Eugrene (Trans.)

London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1913. Bound in pink cloth, lavishly stamped in gold. Top edge gilt. Spine shows some darkening, but is still certainly readable. Seven color illustrations. 282 pp. Quite ornate. Scarce. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Reginald L. Knowles. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$375.00

Santa Claus Book

By JONES, E. Willis

U.S.A.: Walker & Co., 1976. Bound in glossy wraps with a big picture of santa on the front panel. Some minor yellowing to extremes. The first edition of this 127 pp. book on the fat, jolly guy. Insect damage to last page (not affecting any text). Still a decent copy of this rather scarce book with hundreds of illustrations by Nash, Parrish, Rockwell, Rackham, et al. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

The Light of Asia (Ltd. Ed.)

By ARNOLD, Edwin Sir

London: The Bodley Head, 1926. Bound in red cloth, stamped in black and gold. Previous owners' neat names to ffep minor (typical) foxing to first few pages. This is limited to 3000 copies -- this one is out of series. Beautiful illustrations, all protected by tissue guards, 177 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Hamzeh Carr. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Blue Dog Love
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Blue Dog Love

By RODRIGUE, George and Lawrence S. FREUNDLICH

New York: Viking, 2001. Bound in faux red velvet boards, sans DW, as published, color illustrations; Approximately 110 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket -- As Published. Illus. by RODRIGUE, George.

$16.00

Gulliver's Travels

By SWIFT, Jonathan

Philadelphia: Winston, 1930. Bound in green cloth with full color lithograph on front panel. Map endpapers, black and white and color illustrations throughout. 274 pp. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Edwin J. Prittie.

$21.00

The Heart of England

By THOMAS, Edward

London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1906. Bound in tan cloth, stamped in gold, red and green with flowers scattered generously on the front panel of the book. Some wear to spine ends, but overall an acceptable copy of this rather scarce first printing. 258 pp. Quality production. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by H.L. Richardson. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$220.00

Eddy Deco's Last Caper: An Illustrated Mystery

By WILSON, Gahan

NY: Times Books, 1987. Tight, clean copy. Bound in silver, red, and black boards. By the noted author/illustrator Gahan Wilson. 213 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$12.00

Peer Gynt : A Dramatic Poem

By IBSEN, Henrik

London: Harrap, 1985. Tight, clean copy of this classic book with the classic illustrations by Rackham. Bound in stiff, clossy wraps. 256 pp. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Arthur Rackham.

$35.00

The Tres Riches Heures of Jean, Duke of Berry
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The Tres Riches Heures of Jean, Duke of Berry

By Chantilly, Musee Conde;Longnon, Jean;Cazelles, Raymond

NY: George Braziller, 1989. Bound in stiff, illustrated self wraps. A book on Illuminated Manuscripts. Included are loads of notes, essays on the illustrations. 224 pp. Handsome copy.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Self-wraps.

$19.00

De Montmartre Au Quartier Latin

By CARCO, Francis

Brussels: Aux Editions Du Nord, 1928. Bound in orignal wraps, with a bit of wear to bottom of spine. The book still is tight and clean and shows well. This is #837 of 1000 copies in this edition. Illustrated in color on the front panel of the dust jacket, the frontispiece and 28 other throughout the book. A handsome production. Text in French. 249 pp. . First Edition Thus. Soft Cover. VG+/No Jacket. Illus. by De Dignimont. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$175.00

L'Entrave
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L'Entrave

By COLETTE

Paris: Editions Mornay, 1929. Book is bound in the original wraps and still maintains the original cello dust jacket. Limited to 1000 copies in this edition with colorful illustrations throughout. Text in French. 270 pp. Tight, clean copy. . First Edition Thus. Soft Cover. VG+/VG+. Illus. by De Dignimont. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.

$195.00

Le dangier d'estre trop Cocquebin

By BALZAC, Honore De

Paris: René Kieffer, 1925. This is #456 of 600 copies. Great 54 page book with great color illustrations by Grand'Aigle. The cellophane dust jacket shows some chipping and the spine shows a little wear to ends -- but overall, a most acceptable copy of this scarce (only one copy on OCLC) Balzac work of fiction. Text in French.. Limited. Soft Cover. VG/VG. Illus. by H. Grand'Aigle. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$295.00

Goody Two Shoes

By (no author)

New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1898. Childrens story bound in illustrated stiff wraps; archival tape repair to obverse; illustrated in color; 14pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. VG/No Jacket.

$35.00

The Illustrators of Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass

By Ovenden, Graham

London: Academy Editions Ltd, 1972. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Overall, a tight, clean copy of the first hardcover edition of this scarce title. A light bit of toning to spine of dust jacket. A great copy of a scarce title. 103 pp.. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Price-clipped. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$295.00

Black Misery

By HUGHES, Langston

NY: Paul S. Eriksson, Inc., 1969. Previous owner's small, neat name at top of ffep., Dust jacket shows one tiny closed tear to top of front panel. Overall, an unusually tight, clean copy of this scarce book on Growing Up Black in the U.S. Approx. 60 pps. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+. Illus. by Arouni. Oblong 8vo.

$65.00

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