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Swat the Fly
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Swat the Fly

By Ernest Hamlin Baker

Poughkeepsie, NY: The Enterprise Publishing Co, 1914. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. The 1914 1st edition of this uncommon public health pamphlet, issued in response to the fears over typhoid-- and specifically one of its prime carriers, the typhoid fly. Wonderfully illustrated thruout by Ernest Hamlin Baker, an important early to mid 20th century American illustrator who did 11 Fortune Magazine covers (1929-1941) and illustrated over 300 Time Magazine covers (1939-1956). Well-preserved and VG in its pictorial wrappers, with very light soiling to the rear panel and light, neat former owner name at the front panel. Octavo, 27 pgs. SIGNED BY ERNEST HAMLIN BAKER on the front pastedown. Signed by Author.

$250.00

Everybody's Boswell
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Everybody's Boswell

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London: G. Bell and Sons, 1930. Full-Leather. Collectible; Fine. #61 OF 350 COPIES SIGNED BY ERNEST SHEPARD on the limitation page. A beautiful copy to boot of the 1930 1st thus. Bound by Asprey & Co. of London in a sumptuous full red leather. Decorative raised bands, gilt-tooled compartments and gilt-rule to the panels. Bright and Fine, all edges gilt. Thick octavo, 609 pgs., marbled endpapers. Signed by Illustrator.

$500.00

Il Meglio Del Corriere Dei Piccoli: 1908-1948 (3 Vols.)
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Il Meglio Del Corriere Dei Piccoli: 1908-1948 (3 Vols.)

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Milan: Rizzoli, 1978. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. First Edition. A handsome example of the 1978 3 volume set. Each volume clean and Near Fine in bright, VG+ dustjackets, with very light soiling to the panels. Thick quartos, over 1,000 pgs. all told. High-quality color reproductions of many of the comic strips.

$100.00

I Love Paperino: Scenari Disneyani

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Siena, Italy: Editori Del Grifo, 1984. Original Wraps. Collectible; Very Good. First Edition. 1984 collection of Italian comic strips. Bright and VG+ in its pictorial wrappers. Tall quarto, 103 pgs.

$50.00

Scenes De La Vie De Boheme

By Henry Murger

Paris: Editions Nilsson. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Very Good. 1st edition in its dark cloth, with somewhat-chipped, pasted-on illustration to front panel. Circa 1920. Solid and VG, with half a dozen or so very attractive tipped-in aquatints by Jean Dratz. Octavo, 250 pgs.

$50.00