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Wynkyn de Worde and his Contemporaries from the Death of Caxton to 1535. A Chapter in English Printing

By PLOMER (Henry R.)

Dawsons of Pall Mall. (Reprint of the 1925 Edition) 1974. Frontispiece, 13 illustrations, orig. cloth. A detailed work including general historical information particularly pertinent to the book trade of the period.

$15.72

The First Press at Barcelona. [Offprint from 'Gutenberg-Jahrbuch, 1962.']

By PAINTER (George D.)

[Mainz: Gutenberg-Gesellschaft, 1962.]. 4to, 136-149pp., 1 plate, orig. printed wrappers. Title in red ink on upper cover in Nixon's hand. Provenance: From the library of Howard M. Nixon (1909-1983), British librarian and bookbinding historian.

$20.96

Victor Scholderer - in Memorium. [Offprint from 'Gutenberg-Jahrbuch, 1962.']

By PAINTER (George D.)

[Mainz: Gutenberg-Gesellschaft, 1972.]. 4to, 416-420pp., portrait, orig. printed wrappers. Presentation inscription, title in red ink on upper cover in Nixon's hand. Provenance: From the library of Howard M. Nixon (1909-1983), British librarian and bookbinding historian.

$19.65

Note on CA 25, Ghosts and Press-Marks. [Offprint from 'Gutenberg-Jahrbuch, 1962.']

By HELLINGA (Lotte and Wytze)

[Mainz: Gutenberg-Gesellschaft, 1962. 4to, 158-165pp., 1 plate, orig. printed wrappers. Presentation copy, title in red ink on upper cover in Nixon's hand. Provenance: From the library of Howard M. Nixon (1909-1983), British librarian and bookbinding historian.

$20.96

Jacques Moerart, Publisher, Not Printer. [Offprint from 'Gutenberg-Jahrbuch, 1958.']

By PAINTER (George D.)

[Mainz: Gutenberg-Gesellschaft, 1958. 4to, 99-104pp., orig. printed wrappers. Presentation inscription, title in red ink on upper cover in Nixon's hand. Provenance: From the library of Howard M. Nixon (1909-1983), British librarian and bookbinding historian.

$23.59

De tesseris Hospitalitatis Liber singualris, In quo hospitii universum, apud veteres potissimum, expenditur. Amstelodami, Sumptibus Andreæ Frissi 1670. 12mo, engraved frontispiece by F. Bloteling, engraved vignette on title, 9 engraved plates (2 folding) illustrations in the text, index at end, [12], 227, [25] pp. [Bound with:-] TOMASININ (Jac Philippi) Episcopi Æmoniensis Titvs Livivs Patvinvs

By TOMASININ (Jac Philippi)

Amstelodami, Sumptibus Andreæ Frissi., 1670. engraved vignette on title, 2 folding plates, index at end,125, [17]pp. Two works in one, 12mo, bookplate of Revd., Geo., Innes, College, Warwick. contemporary calf, upper cover detached, lower joint a little wormed, gilt title and date on spine.

$327.58

Antoine Vérard. Illustrated Monographs No. VII.

By MACFARLANE (John)

Printed for The Bibliographical Society at the Chiswick Press. 1900. First Edition, 4to, xxxii,143,[1]pp., frontis., title printed in red and black, 79 facsimile woodcuts, orig. printed wrappers, unopened, uncut. Vérard was one of the earliest publishers to popularise the illustrated book.

$111.38

Antoine Vérard. Illustrated Monographs No. VII.

By MACFARLANE (John)

Printed for The Bibliographical Society at the Chiswick Press. 1900. First Edition, 4to, xxxii,143,[1]pp., frontis., title printed in red and black, 79 facsimile woodcuts, orig. cloth-backed boards, uncut. Vérard was one of the earliest publishers to popularise the illustrated book.

$124.48

Post-Incunabula and their Publishers in the Low Countries. A selection based on Wouter Nijhoff's 'L'Art typgraphique' published in commemoration of the 125th anniversary of Martinus Nijhoff on January 1, 1978

By VERVLIET (Hendrik D.L.) Editor

Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague. 1978. 4to, xiv,205pp., text in Dutch and English, illustrs., orig. cloth, gilt. From the library of Pierre Berès.

$24.90

The Printed Book of the Renaissance. Three Lectures on Type, Illustration, Ornament

By GOLDSCHMIDT (E.P.)

Cambridge University Press. 1950. First Edition, 4to, one of 750 copies, ex-library, 8 plates (7 double-page), 32 facsimiles, orig. cloth, spine faded, uncut. An important work.

$58.96

Oude Drukken uit de Nederlanden. Boeken uit de Collectie Arenberg thans in de Verzameling Lessing J. Rosenwald

By EARLY PRINTING

Martinus Nijhoff, Den Haag. 1960. viii,137pp., faint library stamp on verso of title page, orig. printed wrappers.

$15.72

Dirk Philips 1504-1568. A Catalogue of his Printed Works in the University Library of Amsterdam

By KEYSER (Marja) Compiler

B. De Graaf, Nieuwkoop. 1975. First Edition, frontis., facsimiles, orig. cloth. Detailed bibliographical details with analyses of contents of all the editions of works by Dirk Philips available in Amsterdam, many not available anywhere else.

$24.90

Festschrift Otto Schäfer. Zum 75. Geburtstag am 29. Juni 1987.

By SCHÄFER (Otto)

Dr. Ernst Hauswedell & Co., Stuttgart. 1987. First edition, 4to, frontis., numerous illustrs., orig. cloth, gilt.

$65.52

An Index of German Books 1501-1520 in the British Museum.

By PROCTOR (Robert)

The Holland Press. (Reprint of 1903 Edition) 1966. 4to, 273pp., orig. cloth, d.w. torn. This work deals with well over 2,000 books, listed under 52 German towns; no detail has been spared in the description of type-faces, borders, devices, initials and other characteristics of the printers and publishers concerned. This was the last part the author completed of his great index of early printed books.

$26.21

Catalogue of a Collection of Early German Books in the Library of C. Fairfax Murray.

By DAVIES (Hugh Wm.) Compiler

(Reprint of the 1918 Edition) 1999. 2 Vols., in one, numerous illustrs., orig. cloth.

$85.17

John Siberch, Johann Lair von Siegburg.

By TREPTOW (Otto)

Cambridge Bibliographical Society. 1970. 4to, xii,73pp., frontis., 12 illustrs., orig. printed wrappers. Cambridge Bibliographical Society Monograph No. 6.

$11.79

Der Wiener Holzschnitt in den Jahren von 1490 bis 1550. Seine Bedeutung fur die Nordische Kunst Seine Entwicklung, seine Blute und Seine Meister. Zusammengestellt und Beschrieben von Hedwig Gollob

By GOLLOB (Hedwig)

J.N. Veray, Wien. 1926. 4to, E.P. Goldschmidt's copy, frontis., numerous illustrs., orig. pictorial boards, a bit worn and faded at extremities, upper hinge split otherwise good.

$45.86

Short Title Catalogue of French Books 1601-1700 in the Library of the British Museum by V.F. Goldsmith

By BRITISH MUSEUM

Dawsons. 1969. 4to, x,690pp., ex-library, orig. cloth.

$65.52

Early Printed Books to the End of the Sixteenth Century. A Bibliography of Bibliographies

By BESTERMAN (Theodore)

Rowman and Littlefield, New York. 1969. Second Edition, revised and enlarged, orig. cloth.

$41.93

Thesaurus Libellorum Historiam Reformations Illustrantium. Verzeichnis einer Sammlung von nahezu 3000 Flugschriften Luthers und seiner Zeitgenossen. Nach den Originalen aufgenommen und bearbeitet

By KUCZYNSKI (Arnold)

B. De Graaf, Nieuwkoop. (Reprint of the 1870-1874 Edition) 1960. 2 Parts in one, limited to 300 copies, orig. cloth. The main work and supplement together describe 3,690 pamphlets by Luther and his contemporaries, with transcriptions of titles and collations.

$39.31