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I Papperstillverkningens Tjanst: En Minnesskrift Utgiven Av Nordiska Maskinfilt Aktiebolaget, Halmstad

Goteborg, Sweden: Wezata. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly soiled and worn.. 1955. Hardcover. Color illustrated boards. Illustrated endpapers. Many illustrations and photos, including some in color. Text in Swedish. Fifty-year history (1905-1955) of the Halmstad, Sweden company Nordiska Maskinfilt Aktiebolaget, which manufactured paper-making machinery. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 80 pages .

$35.00

Printer's Abecedarium

By McCrillis, John O. C. ; McCrillis, Susan C.

Boston: David R. Godine. Very Good; Wraps worn and rubbed.. 1974. Softcover. 0879231076 . Illustrated ABC of typographic history. Self-wrappers. Color illustrations for each alphabet letter. .

$10.00

The Achievement of American Sport Literature:  A Critical Appraisal
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The Achievement of American Sport Literature: A Critical Appraisal

By Umphlett, Wiley Lee (editor)

Rutherford, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson U. Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn.. 1991. Hardcover. 0838634001 . Black cloth binding. Bibliography, index. Collection of scholarly articles about fiction, drama, poetry, criticism, history, and other aspects of literature about American sports. ; 215 pages .

$10.00

First Principles of Typography
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First Principles of Typography

By Morison, Stanley

NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket soiled, tattered, and price-clipped.. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth with red lettering on front boards and spine. First separate publication of Morison's article from The Fleuron, 1930, No. 7. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 29 pages .

$40.00

Side by Side:  Five Favorite Picture-Book Teams Go to Work
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Side by Side: Five Favorite Picture-Book Teams Go to Work

By Marcus, Leonard S.

NY: Walker and Company. Very Good. 2007. Softcover. 0802796168 . Signed by the author on the title page. Index, many color photos. Examines collaborations by children's book author and illustrator teams: Arthur Yorinks and Richard Egielski, Alice and Martin Provensen, Jon Scieszka, Lane Smith and Molly Leach, Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney, and Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen. ; 64 pages; Signed by Author .

$15.00

Shaker Literature:  A Bibliography in Two Volumes
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Shaker Literature: A Bibliography in Two Volumes

By Richmond, Mary L.

Hancock, MA: Shaker Communities, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1977. First Printing. Hardcover. 0874511178 . Tan cloth. Vol I: xlv, 253 pages. Vol II: xix, 338 pages. Symbols and abbreviations key, library locations symbols key, map, and index. Volume I, By The Shakers, and Volume II, About The Shakers, lists nearly 4000 works of literature dealing with the Shaker movement. .

$30.00

The Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt Botanical Library, Carnegie Institute of  Technology:  Its Collections, Program, and Staff
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The Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt Botanical Library, Carnegie Institute of Technology: Its Collections, Program, and Staff

Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Institute of Technology. Very Good; Covers lightly sunned and scuffed.. 1961. Softcover. Sage green card covers with French Flaps. vi, 36pp. Three tipped-in color plates and other illustrations. Fold-out floor plan. A description of the herbals, illustrated botanical books, and other books about plants collected and donated by Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt to the Carnegie Institute of Technology. .

$15.00

Making a Bookplate
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Making a Bookplate

By Severin, Mark F.

London and New York: The Studio Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, liftoff on one page of . illustrations, jacket toned and tattered, owner bookplate on front . pastedown.. 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth. Bibliography, many black and white illustrations. Written by a bookplate designer and collector himself, this book describes design ideas, production, collection, and storage of bookplates. ; How to Do it Series; Vol. 39; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 88 pages .

$15.00

The Cambridge Manuscript of John Milton:  Lycidas and Some of the Other  Poems Reproduced from the Collotype Facsimile
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The Cambridge Manuscript of John Milton: Lycidas and Some of the Other Poems Reproduced from the Collotype Facsimile

By Milton, John; Patterson, Frank A.

NY: Columbia University Press for the Facsimile Text Society. Very Good; Front cover chipped along top edge.. 1933. Softcover. With bibliographical note by Frank A. Patterson. Brown printed stapled card covers. Offset reproduction of the collotype of W. Aldis Wright made from the manuscript held in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, showing Milton's corrections. ; Facsimile Text Society; Vol. 17; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

Carl Rollins at Montague, 1903-1918:  A Talk by Margaret Rollins at a  Meeting of the Columbiad Club, 10 December 1963
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Carl Rollins at Montague, 1903-1918: A Talk by Margaret Rollins at a Meeting of the Columbiad Club, 10 December 1963

By Rollins, Margaret

Carl Purington Rollins Printing-Office of the Yale University Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. [1963]. Softcover. Printed stapled gray card covers. Describes Rollins' time in Montague, Massachusetts working as a printer in the New Clairvaux utopian community. ; 17 pages .

$40.00

True to Type:  A Typographical Autobiography
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True to Type: A Typographical Autobiography

By McLean, Ruari

New Castle, DE and London: Oak Knoll Press and Werner Shaw. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. 0907961118 . xv, 216pp, photos, index. Navy cloth binding. Foreword by Colin Banks. Checklist of works by the author. Autobiography by the "book and magazine designer who player a central role in British graphic design from the 1940s to the 1980s" (from rear jacket blurb). .

$17.00

The Lindisfarne Gospels
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The Lindisfarne Gospels

By Backhouse, Janet

Oxford, England: Phaidon Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0714821489 . Many illustrations, including some in color. Bibliography, index. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages .

$13.00

Chip Kidd
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Chip Kidd

By Vienne, Veronique

London: Laurence King Publishing. Very Good. 2003. Softcover. 1856693309 . Softcover with French Flaps. Numerous color reproductions of Chip Kidd's book designs. Selected Work, Notes, Bibliography. ; Monographics; 112 pages .

$12.00

Thomas J. Wise in the Original Cloth:  The Life and Record of the Forger  of the Nineteenth-Century Pamphlets
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Thomas J. Wise in the Original Cloth: The Life and Record of the Forger of the Nineteenth-Century Pamphlets

By Partington, Wilfred

London: Robert Hale Limited. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front hinge cracked, fore-edges . stained, owner bookplate on front pastedown (Barnet Kottler).. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Red decorated cloth. Appendix by George Bernard Shaw. Yellowed book review from Times Literary Supplement and poem about the literary forger laid in. ; 372 pages .

$20.00

One Hundred Best Books:  With Commentary and Essay on Books and Reading
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One Hundred Best Books: With Commentary and Essay on Books and Reading

By Powys, John Cowper

NY: American Library Service. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, corners bumped.. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. A collection of succinct recommendations about the Welsh literary critic and author's literary choices, from The Psalms of David to Chehkov's The Seagull to The Oxford Book of English Verse. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 68 pages .

$20.00

Bibliography of Chaucer, 1954-63
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Bibliography of Chaucer, 1954-63

By Crawford, William R.

Seattle And London: University of Washington Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered and toned.. 1967. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0295740272 . Black cloth with titles in silver on spine. xliv, 144pp. Supplement to Dudley D. Griffiths Bibliography of Chaucer, 1908-53. .

$10.00

Bibliography of Monaco
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Bibliography of Monaco

By Handley-Taylor, Geoffrey (editor)

Chicago and London: St James Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and lightly toned.. 1968. Second Edition. Hardcover. Brown leatherette binding with gilt titles on front boards and spine. Frontispiece photo of Prince Rainier III and Princes Grace. Subject index. 343 books and other items about the principality of Monaco described, including titles about automobile racing, gambling, the arts, and the royal family. ; 62 pages .

$13.00

Historical Sketch of Bookbinding As an Art
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Historical Sketch of Bookbinding As an Art

By Dutton, Meiric K.

Norwood, MA: The Holliston Mills, Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Rear cover sunned.. 1926. Hardcover. Maroon cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. Index, appendices. A history of bookbinding in general, and in Italy, France, England, and America. ; 144 pages .

$15.00

Portrait of a Publisher (In Two Volumes)
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Portrait of a Publisher (In Two Volumes)

By Knopf, Alfred A.

NY: The Typophiles. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Lacks the slipcase, jackets lightly . chipped and toned at spines.. 1965. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Two-volume memoir and biography of publisher Alfred A. Knopf. Both volumes were issued in an edition of 2,000 copies for Typophile subscribers, contributors, and friends of Knopf. Volume I entitled Portrait of a Publisher, 1915-1965: Reminiscences and Reflections by Alfred A. Knopf (xiv, 298pp, photos). Volume II entitled Portrait of a Publisher, 1915-1965: Alfred A. Knopf and the Borzoi Imprint: Recollections and Appreciations, by various authors (xiii, 302pp, photos). Both volumes contain an introduction by Paul A. Bennett and they comprise Typophile Chapbooks 42 and 43, respectively. .

$40.00

Trading Eights:  The Keepsake of Two Exhibitions, Two Hundred Years of  Black American Literature and the Afro-American Experience
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Trading Eights: The Keepsake of Two Exhibitions, Two Hundred Years of Black American Literature and the Afro-American Experience

Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Library. Very Good. 1987. Softcover. Printed stapled card covers. Foreword by Kimberly Chambers. Afterword by Joan St. C. Crane. One of 2500 copies. Several illustrations. Keepsake of rare book exhibition with excerpts from African-American literature and literary criticism selected by Charles H. Rowell, as exhibited at the University of Virginia Library’s Departments of Rare Books and Manuscripts. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

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