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The Foundations of a National Drama

By Henry Arthur Jones

London: The Chiswick Press, 1904. Collectible; Very Good. First Edition. A handsome copy of this "lecture delivered by Henry Arthur Jones at the Royal Institution, Albemarle Street, W. on Friday Evening, March 18th, 1904". Bound in full, limp vellum and includes its original green ribbon ties as well. Solid and VG, with bright gilt-lettering at the front panel. Very light spotting at the panels, otherwise clean as could be. Octavo, 22 pgs., published by London's formidable Chiswick Press.


A Last Will

By Williston Fish

The Four Winds Press, 1974. Cloth. Collectible; Fine. First Thus. The lovely 1974 re-issue, limited to only 60 copies. A bright and Fine 16mo in its duotone cloth. This essay first appeared in Harper's Weekly, Sept. 3, 1898.


The Magic Type: A Christmas Parable

By Eli Cantor

New York: The Composing Roon, Inc, 1940. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. The 1940 1st edition of this charming Christmas keepsake, #297 of only 300 copies issued. Solid and VG+ in its salmon boards. And in a clean, VG+ glassine dustjacket. Octavo, beautiful frontispiece wood engraving by Fritz Eichenberg.