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VOYAGES OF JACQUES CARTIER
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VOYAGES OF JACQUES CARTIER

By AVERILL, ESTHER

ROJANKOVSKY, FEODOR. (ROJANKOVSKY, FEODOR)illus. THE VOYAGES OF JACQUES CARTIER retold by Esther Averill. NY: Domino Press (1937). 4to (8 3/4 x 11 1/4"), cloth, Fine in dust wrapper (dw rubbed at folds, piece off top of backstrip, VG). 1st edition. LIMITED TO 3000 COPIES. Averill, who founded the Domino Press, retells the story of Cartier's discoveries in Canada and elsewhere. Beautifully and effectively illustrated with full page and smaller black and white lithographs by Rojan. This title was re-issued later as Cartier Sails the St. Lawrence. A well designed and well printed children's book. Bader p. 120-3.

$200.00

ECLAIR
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ECLAIR

By AVERILL, ESTHER

ROJANKOVSKY, FEODOR. (ROJANKOVSKY, FEODOR)illus. ECLAIR by Esther Averill. Paris: Domino Press (1934). 4to (6 7/8 x 10 3/8"), cloth backed pictorial boards, Fine condition. 1st edition. The story of a horse, a coach-dog and gypsies, is beautifully illustrated with color lithos by Rojan. Printed on high quality paper. LAID-IN IS A 1 PAGE HANDWRITTEN LETTER FROM AVERILL ON HER PERSONAL STATIONERY. Averill founded the Domino Press while living in Paris. It continued for a short while when she returned to the states. Then many years went by and Averill began her successful series about Jennie the cat. See Bader p. 120-4 for others.

$475.00

POUDRE
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POUDRE

By AVERILL, ESTHER

ROJANKOVSKY, FEODOR. (ROJANKOVSKY,FEODOR)illus. POUDRE par Esther Averill et Lila Stanley. Paris: Domino Press (1933). 4to (6 5/8 x 10 1/2"), cloth backed pictorial boards, Fine. 1st edition. This is the story of a little horse, a duchess and the circus, featuring absolutely beautiful color lithos by Rojan. LAID-IN IS A 2 PAGE HANDWRITTEN LETTER FROM AVERILL ON HER PERSONAL STATIONERY. Averill began her book career in Paris when she founded the Domino Press which continued for a short while when she returned to the States. Many years went by and then Averill began her successful series about Jennie the cat. See Bader p. 70. A special copy with Averill's letter.

$475.00

DANIEL BOONE:HISTORIC ADVENTURES OF AN AMERICAN HUNTER AMONG THE INDIA
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DANIEL BOONE:HISTORIC ADVENTURES OF AN AMERICAN HUNTER AMONG THE INDIA

By AVERILL

ROJANKOVSKY, FEDOR. (ROJANKOVSKY,FEDOR)illus. DANIEL BOONE: HISTORIC ADVENTURES OF AN AMERICAN HUNTER AMONG THE INDIANS. Paris: Domino Press (1931). Folio (11 1/2 x 14"), cloth backed pictorial boards, cover lightly discolored on top edge and foredge else clean, tight and VG+. First English language edition of this landmark book. Edited by Esther Averill and Lila Stanley, this was the first children's book produced by the Esther Averil's Domino Press. Illustrated with beautiful color lithographs throughout, this is " a unique first book in American history" (Bader p. 119).

$450.00

WIND IN THE WILLOWS
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WIND IN THE WILLOWS

By GRAHAME, KENNETH

RACKHAM, ARTHUR. (RACKHAM,ARTHUR)illus. THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS by Kenneth Grahame. NY: LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB 1940. 4to (8 1/4 x 11 3/4"), cloth backed patterned boards, VERY FINE IN SLIP CASE (case repaired on joints). 1st Rackham edition, LIMITED TO 2020 COPIES SIGNED BY BRUCE ROGERS (the designer). Illustrated by Rackham with 16 magnificent mounted color plates. A beautiful copy and a masterful edition of this classic.

$1875.00

PINOCCHIO

By COLLODI, C.

FLOETHE, RICHARD. COLLODI,CARLO. PINOCCHIO. NY:Heritage Illus. Bkshelf (1937). 4to, blue cloth, Fine. Trans. by Cramp and illus. in color by RICHARD FLOETHE. An attractive edition.

$40.00

FIRST TEN: A PENMAEN BIBLIOGRAPHY

By PEICH, MICHAEL

PENMAEN PRESS. THE FIRST TEN: A PENMAEN BIBLIOGRAPHY compiled by Michael Peich. Loncoln: Penmaen Press 1978. 4to, cloth, fine in dw. One of 500 copies of the regular edition. A bibliography of the press, illus. by Michael McCurdy and signed by him on the title.

$75.00

POEM UPON THE LISBON DISASTER
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POEM UPON THE LISBON DISASTER

By AROUET, FRANCOIS

WARD, LYND. (WARD,LYND)illus. POEM UPON THE LISBON DISASTER by Voltaire. Lincoln: Penmaen Press 1977. 4to, 1/4 cloth and marbled boards, Fine in slipcase. LIMITED TO 100 COPIES OF THE DELUXE EDITION SIGNED BY WARD, ANTHONY HECHT (the translator) AND ARTHUR WILSON (who wrote the introduction). Illustrated by Ward with 6 beautiful woodcuts.

$200.00

FROG HE WOULD A-WOOING GO
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FROG HE WOULD A-WOOING GO

CHAMBERLAIN, SARAH. FROG HE WOULD A-WOOING GO by Sarah Chamberlain. Portland, Oregon: Chamberlain Press 1981. Oblong 12mo, green pictorial boards bound japanese style, bleeding on blank leaf from inscription else Fine. LIMITED TO ONLY 125 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY CHAMBERLAIN. Illustrated by Chamberlain with incredible full page woodblock prints printed on Sekishu paper and with green decorations on text pages. This is the first book of the Press since its move to Portland. A particularly charming book.

$250.00

MARRIAGE OF CUPID AND PSYCHE
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MARRIAGE OF CUPID AND PSYCHE

By PATER, WALTER

DULAC. (DULAC,EDMUND)illus. THE MARRIAGE OF CUPID AND PSYCHE by Walter Pater. NY: Limited Editions Club 1951. 4to, full vellum stamped in gold, Fine in fine slipcase. LIMITED TO 1500 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY DULAC. Illustrated with 6 beautifully rich color plates by Dulac. A beautiful copy.

$750.00

MONTHLY LETTERS

LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB. MONTHLY LETTERS. NY:LEC (1987). 4to, 1/4 goatskin and marbled boards, hand-bound by Denis Gouey, Fine in slipcase. LIMITED TO 550 NUMBERED COPIES. The first 50 Monthly Newletters with numerous illustrations as they appeared. An essential reference for the LEC collector.

$300.00

WIND IN THE WILLOWS
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WIND IN THE WILLOWS

By GRAHAME, KENNETH

RACKHAM, ARTHUR. (RACKHAM,ARTHUR)illus. THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS by Kenneth Grahame. NY: LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB 1940. 4to, cloth backed patterned bds, fine (no slipcase)! 1st Rackham edition, first published in the United States and not published in England until 1950. LIMITED TO 2020 COPIES SIGNED BY BRUCE ROGERS (the designer). Illustrated by Rackham with 16 magnificent mounted color plates. A beautiful copy and a masterful edition of this classic.

$1500.00

ONCE UPON A TIME: BOOK ONE
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ONCE UPON A TIME: BOOK ONE

By BLINN, CAROL

BLINN, CAROL. MINIATURE. ONCE UPON A TIME: BOOK ONE by Carol Blinn. Warwick Press 1984. 2 1/2" x 3", printed wraps, as new. LIMITED TO ONLY 125 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (alter ego Frieda Fitzenmeyer) AND ILLUSTRATOR. The story is about a silly little duck named Webby and is illustrated with hand colored drawings on every page. This is the first title in the series which is now past number 7.

$350.00

UNCLE REMUS

By HARRIS, JOEL CHANDLER

MOY, SEONG. HARRIS,JOEL CHANDLER. UNCLE REMUS:HIS SONGS AND SAYINGS. NY: Heritage Press (1957). 4to, pict. cloth, Fine in sl. worn slipcase. Forward by Marc Connelly and illustrated by SEONG MOY with great full page and in-text woodcuts throughout.

$50.00

ADULT ALPHABETS: EXAMPLES OF ENGLISH PRESS ALPHABET BOOKS FROM THE
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ADULT ALPHABETS: EXAMPLES OF ENGLISH PRESS ALPHABET BOOKS FROM THE

By BLAMIRES, DAVID

ABC. (PARROT PRESS) ADULT ALPHABETS: EXAMPLES OF ENGLISH PRESS ALPHABET BOOKS FROM THE LAST HUNDRED YEARS with an Alphabetical description, copius illustrations and a checklist of Press Alphabet Book by David Blamires. (Oxford): Hanborough Parrot Press 1990. Folio (9 x 12 1/2"). decorative cloth, pictorial label, Fine. Informative text about the many aspects of alphabet books is arranged alphabetically and accompanied by illustrations from various previously published ABC's including Nicholson, David Jones, Enid Marx and mnay more. LIMITED TO ONLY 170 NUMBERED COPIES (85 colored), THIS IS NUMBER 72 uncolored. Printed on mould-made paper by the Didcot Press. This is a fascinating and useful ABC book.

$200.00

BOOK OF THE PROPHET ISAIAH

GROSS, CHAIM. LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB. THE BOOK OF THE PROPHET ISAIAH. NY: LEC 1979. Folio, leather backed cloth, Fine in slipcase. LIMITED TO 2000 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST CHAIM GROSS. Illustrated by Gross with 11 magnificent watercolors.

$200.00

FICCIONES
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FICCIONES

By BORGES, JORGE LUIS

LEWITT, SOL. (LEWITT,SOL)illus. FICCIONES by Jorge Luis Borges. NY: Limited Editions Club (1984). Square 4to, full black cowhide, Fine in slip case (Monthly Newsletter laid in). LIMITED TO 1500 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY SOL LEWITT. Featuring 22 geometric illustrations (silkscreens) by Lewitt whose work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art. The Monthly Newsletter quote's Robert Rosenblum describing Lewitt's art 'as the work of a New Sorcerer's Apprectice' adding that his art "like that of Borges, is an art of infinite allusion." A strikingly beautiful book.

$650.00

LOST LADY

By CATHER, WILLA

BAILEY, WILLIAM. LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB. LOST LADY by Willa Cather. NY: LEC 1983. 4to, 3/4 leather with printed cloth covers, all edges gilt, Fine in slipcase (Monthly letter laid in). LIMITED TO 1500 COPIES SIGNED BY WILLIAM BAILEY THE ARTIST. Featuring an etched frontis plus 4 beautiful black and whites by Bailey.

$375.00

JOURNEYS AMONG THE DEAD

By IONESCO, EUGENE

IONESCO. LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB. JOURNEYS AMONG THE DEAD a play with lithographs by Eugene Ionesco. NY: LEC (1987). Folio, wraps, fine in cloth and leather slipcase. LIMITED TO 1000 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY IONESCO. Written by Ionesco and illustrated by him with 4 striking and primitive color lithographs.

$250.00

UNCLE REMUS
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UNCLE REMUS

By HARRIS, JOEL CHANDLER

MOY, SEONG. HARRIS,JOEL CHANDLER. UNCLE REMUS:HIS SONGS AND SAYINGS. NY: Limited Editions Club (1957). 4to, pict. cloth, 158p., Fine in protective sleeve and simulated wood grain slipcase (case worn on edges. LIMITED TO 1500 NUMBERED COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST. Forward by Marc Connelly and illustrated by SEONG MOY with great full page and in-text woodcuts throughout.

$150.00