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Housed on the Third Floor; Being a Collection of North Caroliniana
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Housed on the Third Floor; Being a Collection of North Caroliniana

By COTTEN, BRUCE, Editor

Baltimore: Bruce Cotten, 1941. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original brown cloth, titled in gilt on spine.. Octavo. 6.75 x 9.625 in. [viii], 65 + [1], viii + 100 + [4] pp. One of 250 copies. Illustrated with a large suite of black & white plates of title pages in the rear. A nice copy.

$250.00

Georgiana: A Selection of a Dozen Dozen Collectible Georgia Books
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Georgiana: A Selection of a Dozen Dozen Collectible Georgia Books

By WILLINGHAM, ROBERT MARION and RICHARD BARKSDALE HARWELL

Atlanta: Harvey Dan Abrams, 1980. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original brown boards, titles in gilt. Errata sheet laid in.. Tall octavo. 6.5 x 10.25 in. Unnumbered limited edition. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of title pages.

$30.00

A.R. Ammons: A Bibliography, 1954-1979
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A.R. Ammons: A Bibliography, 1954-1979

By WRIGHT, STUART

Wake Forest University, 1980. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original dark blue cloth and fine printed dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xiii + [i], 179 + [1] pp.

$60.00

The Unsung Journalist and the Origin of the Telescope
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The Unsung Journalist and the Origin of the Telescope

By DRAKE, STILLMAN

Los Angeles: Zeitlin and Ver Brugge, 1976. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original red printed, stapled wrappers.. Thin octavo. 5.625 x 8.75 in. 19 + [1] pp. Includes small stapled facsimile reprint of Ambassades du Roy de Siam Envoye a L'Excellence du Prince Maurice etc. One of 70 copies printed for the Rounce & Coffin Club.

$40.00

Authors at Work; An Address Delivered by Robert H. Taylor at the Opening of an Exhibition of Literary Manuscripts at the Grolier Club together with a Catalogue of the Exhibition by Herman W. Liebert and Facsimiles of Many of the Exhibits
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Authors at Work; An Address Delivered by Robert H. Taylor at the Opening of an Exhibition of Literary Manuscripts at the Grolier Club together with a Catalogue of the Exhibition by Herman W. Liebert and Facsimiles of Many of the Exhibits

By TAYLOR, ROBERT H.

New York: The Grolier Club, 1957. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original blue cloth, titled in gilt on spine, and fine blue printed dust jacket.. Thin quarto. 8.75 x 11.25 in. 52 pp. + 71 plates + index. One of 750 copies.

$30.00

Papermaking through Eighteen Centuries
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Papermaking through Eighteen Centuries

By HUNTER, DARD

New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1930. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original brown cloth, red and gilt title label affixed to spine, top edge gilt, and very good printed dust jacket. Very nice dust jacket, slightly sunned at spine.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xviii, 358 pp. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Uncut pages.

$200.00

William Bulmer, Thomas Bensley: A Study in Transition

By MARROT, H.V.

London: Fleuron Limited, 1930. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Previous ownership signature in pencil on front free endpaper in year of publication, otherwise near fine in original forest green cloth, top edge gilt, titled in gilt on spine. Mild spotting. Binding square and tight.. Small, thin quarto. 7.75 x 10.25 in. [xiv], 80 + [4] pp. Limited issue, numbered 170 of 300 copies. Frontispiece portraits of Bulmer and Bensley, with tissue guard. Prosepectus laid in.

$75.00

No Symbols Where None Intended; A Catalogue of Books, Manuscripts, and Other Material Relating to Samuell Beckett in the Collections of the Humanities Research Center
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No Symbols Where None Intended; A Catalogue of Books, Manuscripts, and Other Material Relating to Samuell Beckett in the Collections of the Humanities Research Center

By LAKE, CARLTON

Austin: Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Very good in original wrappers.. Large octavo. 6.75 x 10 in. 188 pp. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black & white photographs.

$20.00

The Paul and Lucie Léon/James Joyce Collection
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The Paul and Lucie Léon/James Joyce Collection

By JOYCE, JAMES, PAUL LEON and LUCIE LEON

Tulsa, OK: University of Tulsa, 1985. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original printed, stapled wrappers.. Small octavo. 5.5 x 8.5 in. Unpaginated. Illustrated with several reproductions of black & white photographs.

$20.00

The Journals of Hugh Gaine, Printer [2 Volume Set]
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The Journals of Hugh Gaine, Printer [2 Volume Set]

By FORD, PAUL LEICESTER, Editor

New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1902. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Spine labels browned, otherwise near fine in original maroon cloth and well worn original slipcase.. Octavos. 7 x 10 in. xii, 240; xii, 236 pp. Vol. 1: Biography and Bibliography; Vol. 2: Journals and Letters.

$125.00

Arrighi's Running Hand: A Study of Chancery Cursive; Including a Facsimile of the 1522 "Operina" with side by side translation & an Explanatory Supplement to help Beginners in the Italic Hand
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Arrighi's Running Hand: A Study of Chancery Cursive; Including a Facsimile of the 1522 "Operina" with side by side translation & an Explanatory Supplement to help Beginners in the Italic Hand

By STANDARD, PAUL

New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1979. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original glossy wrappers.. Small quarto. 8 x 10 in. xvi, 67 pp. A Pentalic Book.

$45.00

How Typography Works; And Why It Is Important
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How Typography Works; And Why It Is Important

By BAUDIN, FERNAND

New York: Design Press, 1988. First English Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original glossy wrappers.. Octavo. 6.125 x 8.5 in. 144 pp. Fully illustrated with examples. English translation of 'La Typographie au tableau noir'. Foreword by Charles Bigelow.

$25.00

Computers and Typography
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Computers and Typography

By SASSOON, ROSEMARY, Editor

Oxford: Intellect, 1993. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original wrappers.. Wide octavo. 7 x 9 in. 208 pp. Illustrated with several black & white reproductions of pages and type.

$20.00

A Commentary on the Dresden Codex: A Maya Hieroglyphic Book
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A Commentary on the Dresden Codex: A Maya Hieroglyphic Book

By THOMPSON, J. ERIC S.

Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1972. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original thick brown cloth, titles in gilt, and very good orange dust jacket, rubbed and chipped; large, open tear to bottom of spine panel.. Oblong folio. 15.25 x 11.25 in. 156 pp. Printed at the Stinehour Press. With 45 facsimile illustrations in color. Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society, held at Philadelphia, for promoting useful knowledge-Vol. 93. This is the last volume of a trilogy on Maya hieroglyphic writing by J. Eric S. Thompson.

$75.00

Bibliography and the Sociology of Texts
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Bibliography and the Sociology of Texts

By MCKENZIE, D.F.

(London): The British Society, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Red ink underlining to 6 pp., otherwise near fine in original french-folded printed wrappers.. Small octavo. 5.5 x 8.5 in. x, 70 pp. The Panizzi Lectures, 1985.

$90.00

The Hanes Collection of Estienne Publications: From Book Collecting to Scholarly Resource
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The Hanes Collection of Estienne Publications: From Book Collecting to Scholarly Resource

By SCHREIBER, FRED

Chapel Hill: Rare Book Collection/University Library, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original printed, stapled wrappers.. Octavo. 6 x 9 in. iv, 24 pp. Illustrated with several black & white figures, including printers' devices. The Fourth Hanes Lecture, presented by the Hanes Foundation for the study of the origin and development of the book. A handsome publication.

$20.00

The Myth of Precision and the Law Dictionary
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The Myth of Precision and the Law Dictionary

By MELLINKOFF, DAVID

Regents of the University of California, 1983. First Separate Edition. Paperback. Fine in original blue stapled wrappers. Inscribed by Mellinkoff on first page.. Octavo. 6.5 x 10 in. [19] pp. Reprinted from the UCLA Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 2.

$30.00

The Zamorano Club: Programs, 1928-1991
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The Zamorano Club: Programs, 1928-1991

By WEBER, FRANCIS J. and DOYCE B. NUNIS

Los Angeles: The Zamorano Club, 1992. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original quarter-cloth over decorative paper.. Quarto. 9.5 x 12.5 in. xii, 93 pp. Illustrated with several facsimile pages. Limited edition, one of 200 copies printed for the 21st joint meeting of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs in San Francisco, 1992.

$45.00

Christopher Plantin
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Christopher Plantin

By CLAIR, COLIN

London: Plantin Publishers, 1987. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original wrappers.. Octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. xv, 302 pp. With black & white illustrations.

$20.00

The Book-Plates of Ludvig Sandoe Ipsen
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The Book-Plates of Ludvig Sandoe Ipsen

By IPSEN, LUDVIG SANDOE

Boston: The Troutsdale Press, 1904. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original quarter-vellum over gray boards, printed title label affixed to upper cover, top edge gilt. Covers somewhat soiled and lightly scuffed at extremities, spine lightly browned. Binding tight, text clean and bright.. Ludvig Sandoe Ipsen. Thin octavo, 6.25 x 9.25 in. Unpaginated. Includes 28 clear and bright reproductions of book plates, with 3 tipped-in bookplates including frontispiece. Limited edition, only 50 copies printed.

$100.00

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