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The Family Affairs of Sir Thomas Phillips

By MUNBY, A.N.L

Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1952. First Edition. Bookplate; fine in a very good dust jacket.

$25.00

The Estelle Doheny Collection

By CHRISTIE’S

New York: Christie’s, 1987-1989. Six volumes, plus a volume of prices realized, with an index. Publisher’s cloth; fine. The sale was held in Camarillo, California, New York and London.

$200.00

A Handful of Western Books

By BAY, J. CHRISTIAN

Cedar Rapids, Iowa: The Torch Press, 1935. First Edition. A fine copy; inscribed by Bay.

$65.00

Fred Anthoensen: A Lecture

By WHITEHILL, WALTER MUIR

New York: The Composing Room, 1966. First Edition. One of 385 copies. Fine. Presentation copy; inscribed by Whitehill. A typed letter, signed by the subject, is laid in, as is a printed announcement.

$100.00

Sculpture: A Essay on Stone-Cutting

By GILL, ERIC

Ditchling, Sussex: Saint Dominic’s Press, n.d. [c. 1925]. First Edition (revised). Illustrated with three wood engravings by Gill. Publisher’s linen; very good to fine.

$175.00

Busman’s Holiday: “What, exactly, do publishers do?”

By HUEBSCH, B.W

New York: New York Public Library, 1959. First Edition. Wrappers; the last leaf has a marginal chip, not affecting any printing; very good.

$45.00

Fifty Years Among Authors, Books and Publishers

By DERBY, J. C.

New York: Carleton, 1884. First Edition. Moderate cloth wear, especially at the top of the spine; very good copy in publisher’s cloth; one of 500 numbered copies.

$225.00

Photographic Stereo Card: “Congressional Library, Washington

By ANONYMOUS PHOTOGRAPHER

No place of publication: Peoples’ Series: American Views, n.d. [ca. 1890]. An excellent view of the galleries and stacks, with a fuzzy figure working at a table on the floor. Very good or better condition.

$50.00

The Colophon: A Book Collector’s Quarterly

By VARIOUS AUTHORS

New York: The Colophon Ltd., 1930-1934. Twenty issues; each year enclosed in the publisher’s quarter pigskin and cloth art deco slipcases (some discoloration and minor wear). Each issue has a bookplate; all are fine, and most have the original glassine wrappers. Part five is especially sought after for its David Milne signed drypoint, the most affordable signed work by the celebrated Canadian artist. [with] The New Colophon; volumes 1 & 2; 1948-1950; fine copies; bookplates; enclosed in two quarter leather and cloth slipcases.

$2000.00

Early Prayer Books of America: Being a Descriptive Account of Prayer Books Published in the United States, Mexico, and Canada

By WRIGHT, REV. JOHN

St. Paul, Minnesota: privately printed, 1896. First Edition; illustrated with various title pages and bindings of books described in the text. This is the author’s own copy, with his bookplate; interleaved with pages bearing his annotations and corrections, with clippings pasted in. Bound in what is apparently original morocco, but rebacked with the original labels (faded); old shellac, scuffs and wear, yet solid and clean; in a custom full morocco clamshell box.

$1500.00

Cabot Bibliography

By WINSHIP, GEORGE PARKER

New York: Dodd, Mead, 1900. First Edition. Front hinge cracking; very good.

$75.00

Four Publications of the Merrymount Press

By UPDIKE, D.B

Boston: The Merrymount Press, ca. 1933 - 1943. Consisting of the following: The Merrymount Press in Boston: Its Aims, Work and Equipment (ca. 1933). Publisher’s wrappers; 29 pages; bookplate; near fine. Three New Year’s Greetings: 1935, 1940 and 1942; each featuring a Ruzicka print of the Boston area; with the original envelopes.

$100.00

Giambattista Bodoni

By BATTY, HALEY, LAWSON AND BANKS

New York: International Typeface Corporation, 1991. First Editon. One 400 numbered copies; fine in the publisher’s slipcase. Laid into the copy is a four page memorial to the company founder, Aaron Burns.

$65.00

English Woodcuts: 1480-1535

By HODNETT, EDWARD

London: The Bibliographical Society, 1935. First Edition. Publisher’s cloth spine and paper-covered boards; owner’s signature; very good.

$45.00

The Notable Library of the Late Lucius Wilmerding

By ANONYMOUS EDITOR

New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1950-1951. First Edition. Three volumes; publisher’s wrappers; good to very good.

$65.00

Two Catalogues of Eighteen-Nineties Books

By ANONYMOUS

Consisting of the following: Dulau & Co. (London). “Books From the Library of John Lane and other books of the Eighteen-Nineties” and Elkin Mathews Ltd. (London) “Books of the ‘Nineties’.” Both are in wrappers, worn and shabby, but still usable.

$75.00

B.W. Huebsch: 1876-1964

By VARIOUS AUTHORS

New York: privately printed, 1964. First Edition. “A record of a meeting of his friends at the Grolier Club, New York City, on December 9, 1964.” Contributions by Knopf, Rumer Godden, Patrick White and others. Publisher’s wrappers; 750 copies printed; very good.

$50.00

The Venice Library of Ezra Pound and Olga Rudge

By MCWHINNIE, JOHN & SARAH FUNKE

New York: Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, 1999. First Edition. Printed wrappers; some offsetting to front wrapper otherwise near fine.

$65.00

Come on in and browse around: A Collection of Drawings from the New Yorker of Particular Interest to the Book Trade

By VARIOUS CARTOONISTS

New York: The New Yorker Magazine, 1954. First Edition. Publisher’s wrappers. Very good. With over fifty contributions.

$175.00

One Hundred Books Famous in Medicine

By NORMAN, HASKELL

New York: Grolier Club, 1995. First Edition. One of 1500 copies printed. Fine in a publisher’s slipcase.

$200.00

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