Illustrated Books from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB

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The Beagle, the Wolf and the Whale

by Lawrence, Irene A.

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Published
2010
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£186.00

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Rhode Island: Self-published by the author, 2010. Paperback. [50]p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, profusely illus., very good first edition; one of 50 copies. Signed by Lawrence (as "Irene") on the front blank. Color photos of the artist's paintings, each with a single word on the facing page; when read in order they form the sentence "He was drawn into the… Read more
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Monologue of the Mad Ventriloquist: a part of going going

by [Dodge, Jim] Cathy Walkup, Maria Espes & Betsy Davids

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Published
1977
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£111.60

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San Francisco: no publisher, 1977. 8p., 9.75x10.25 inches, illustrated with 4 fantasy line drawings, nested sheets in glossy white covers and gray dj printed with titles, foxing to covers, Roman Numeral III on rear cover, edition limited to 100 copies printed on Rives, set in Italian Old Style 12 pt. and completed in time for the Vernal Equinox 1977.… Read more
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image of The Book and Periodical Illustrations of Arthur Hughes: 'A Spark of Genius,' 1832-1915

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Middlesex, UK / New Castle, DE: Private Libraries Association / Oak Knoll Press, 2016. Hardcover. 325p., cloth-covered boards, 7.25x11 inches, illus., very good condition in like dj. One of 850 copies. The Pre-Raphaelite artist illustrated numerous children's books, including Christina Rossetti's Sing-Song and Speaking Likeness.
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£26.04
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Poppy: the adventures of a fairy

by Pérez-Guerra, Anne, illustrated by Betty Barclay

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Published
1942
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£33.48

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Chicago: Rand McNally, 1942. Hardcover. [60p] 5x6.75 inches, illustrated with b&w and color drawings, later printing in rubbed and worn pictorial boards. Children's book from the 1930s. Author may be Latina.
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The Adentures of Tintin, Breaking Free

by Daniels, J.

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Published
2015
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£11.16

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London: Attack International, 2015. Paperback. 192p., 5.5x8 inches, illustrated wrap, adult political themed cartoon graphic novel. Later printing. Very good.
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Yellow Fog Over Oz

by Volkov, Alexander [after Baum] translated into English by March Laumer, illustrated by Chris Dulabone

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Published
1986
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£111.60

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Albuquerque: The Quiet Press, 1986. Paperback. [iv] 234p., information on The International Wizard of Oz Club, note on names, introduction, epilog, illustrated with line drawings, very good first edition thus trade paperback in yellow wraps printed with green titles. A new translation and edition of an original Oz story by the Soviet writer whose Oz translations into Russian and… Read more
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TV Serials Illustrated: #5 of 5: "Henry's Vacation in Panties

by Thomas, Sandy, editor, Anon & Bill, authors, illustrated by Puyal

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Published
1996
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£33.48

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Capistrano Beach, CA: Sandy Thomas, 1996. Pamphlet. 72p., 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with full-page fetish line drawings, very good booklet in stapled pink pictorial wraps.
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Masturbation: a woman's handbook

by Wallace, Jane, drawings by Barbara Carter

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Published
1975
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£55.80

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Bloomfield, NJ: R. J. Williams, 1975. Paperback. [i] 54p., note to the reader, explicit line drawings, final pages devoted to male masturbation, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps with small discoloration from label removal. Only one holding located in OCLC as of 5/2021.
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Merry-Go-Round (Reigen)

by Schnitzler, Arthurtranslated from the German by Frank & Jacqueline Marcus, illustrations by Philip Gough, introduction by Ilsa Barea

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Published
1953
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£18.60

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1953. Hardcover. xiii, 90p., introduction, characters, script, illustrated with drawings, very good first edition thus in cloth boards and edgeworn, rubbed dj. La Ronde in English translation by the playwright Frank Marcus who wrote "The Killing of Sister George
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From Dusk to Dawn

by Trefusis, Violet, illustrations by Philippe Julian

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Published
1972
ISBN
9780854682096
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£18.60

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London: Tomn Stacey, 1972. Hardcover. xii, 119p., preface, illustrations, very good first edition in boards and price-clipped dj. Humorous fantasy.
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Chatsworth, CA: Malibu Press, 1983. Paperback. 175p., introduction, illustrated with full-page explicit heterosexual sex acts, very good first edition trade paperback original in silver decorative wraps.
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Black Tobias and the Empire

by Werner, Heinz, illustrations by William Sharp

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Published
1938
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£33.48

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Chicago: Esquire-Coronet, 1938. Hardcover. [iii] 11p. + frontispiece and two plates, foreword, very good first edition #1176/1200 copies in cloth boards with black and gilt title label affixed to the front cover, tiny flaw in the centerfold illustration, chipped and yellowed original glassine dj. Preview of a short story that appeared in the May 1938 issue of Esquire Magazine.… Read more
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Bound in Dresses

by Ruth [Couch]

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Published
1960
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£18.60

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New York: Wholesale Book Corp./Mutrix Books, 1960. Magazine. 51p., 5x7 inches, illustrated with b&w photos of transvestites, very worn digest-sized magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. A Mutrix Book. Irving Klaw was the publisher of Nutrix which later became Mutrix under Ed Mishkin. Both were published out on NYC in the 1950s until Kefauver Hearings of the Senate Subcommittee on… Read more
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Rubber Torment

by Anonymous

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Published
1964
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£18.60

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New York: Candor Books/Mutrix Books/Nutrix Corp, 1964. Magazine. 62p., 5x7 inches, illustrated with b&w explicit drawings of buxom women in leather and rubber fetish gear, lesbian torture, very worn digest-sized magazine in stapled pictorial wraps, toern covers. A Mutrix Book. Lesbian fetich SM. Irving Klaw was the publisher of Nutrix which later became Mutrix under Ed Mishkin. Both were… Read more
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A True Fairy Tale

by Lewis, Aletha Lightner [Alethia Annette Lewis Hoage Phinazee] illustrated by Gloria Bultman

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Published
1952
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£260.40

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Boston: The Christopher Publishing House, 1952. Hardcover. 107p., bibliography, illustrated with simple line drawings, ex-libris bookplate of Helen E. Chisholm, signed by the author dated 1952 on free endpaper, heavy toning on endpapers, red cloth boards and gilt in very worn, soiled and chipped dj with much of dj spine missing. A children's tale about George Washington Carver by… Read more
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The Fur Person

by Sarton, May, illustrations by Barbara Knox

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Published
1957
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£26.04

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New York: Rinehart & Company, 1957. Hardcover. 106p., illustrations, very good first edition with Rinehart publisher's device on copyright page as called for, in quarter-cloth boards and price-clipped dj. Grier C***. True first. Tale based upon Sarton's cat Tom Jones the Gentleman Cat.
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Tanned at Sea

by Owens, Jack, illustrations by Anon

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Published
1975
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£33.48

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Studio City, CA: Rosslyn News, 1975. Magazine. 30p., 5x8 inches, 18 b&w erotic drawings, lightly-used pulp booklet in stapled pictorial wraps. Story about a redheaded female detective on a sea cruise who gets pulled into lesbian and bisexual spanking, wrestling and whipping. Lesbian erotica for straight men.
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I've Got a Time Bomb: a novel

by Lamb, Sybil

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Published
2015
ISBN
9781627290111
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£14.88

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New York: Topside Press, 2015. Paperback. 344p., illustrated with drawings by the author, mild wear and soiling else good first edition, first printing stated trade paperback originl in pictorial wraps. Gay/lesbian/bi counterculture Millennial - Punk fantasy. Debut novel by the illustrator/cartoonist/DIY 'Zinester.
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la route de la soie: UN VOYAGE A TRAVERS LA VIE ET LA MORT

by Whitfield, Susan

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Published
2009
ISBN
9789061538929
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£29.76

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Brussels: Mercatorfonds, 2009. Paperback. 195pp, 9.5x11 inches, extremely high quality art printing, in French language. Very good. In English, "A Journey Through Life and Death." The art and culture along the Silk Road is exhibited through photographs of paintings, drawings, sculptures and other items.
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The New Joy of Gay Sex [signed by Picano]

by Silverstein, Charles and Felice Picano, preface by Edmund White, b&w illustrations by F. Ronald Fowler, color illustrations by Deni Ponty

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Published
1992
ISBN
9780060168131
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£18.60

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New York: HarperCollins, 1992. Hardcover. xvi. 220p. + 8p. illustrations, signed by Felice Pican on title page in red marker, very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj.
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