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cover of Isadora Duncan; estudio sobre las estatuillas art deco por Umberto Di Cristina

Isadora Duncan; estudio sobre las estatuillas art deco por Umberto Di Cristina

by Savinio, Alberto (texto)

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Published
1987
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Orig. black silk cloth with front cover illustration of Duncan. Fine in fine folding box
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Parma: Franco Maria Ricci, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black silk cloth with front cover illustration of Duncan. Fine in fine folding box. 189 pages. 35 x 23 cm. Limited edition, copy 739 of 3000. Voluminously illustrated with full-color, tipped-in plates; excellent lithographic reproductions. Printed under the direction of Franco Levii on hand made paper made at Fabriano… Read more
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cover of Visions of the Daughters of Albion

Visions of the Daughters of Albion

by Blake, William

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Published
1884
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Recased in modern gray cloth front cover lettered in gilt with marbled endpapers. Fine
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Edmonton: William Muir, 1884. Hardcover. Recased in modern gray cloth front cover lettered in gilt with marbled endpapers. Fine. Eleven leaves printed recto only. 28.5 x 22.5 cm. Limited edition, one of 50. Eleven hand colored plates etched in relief with text printed in gold on Hodgkinson wove paper, reprint of the 1793 edition. Contains a short and… Read more
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cover of Erte

Erte

by Erte (Romain de Tirtoff)

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Published
1972
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Orig. black silk cloth with front cover illustration by Erte. Fine in fine folding box
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First edition
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Parma: Franco Maria Ricci, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black silk cloth with front cover illustration by Erte. Fine in fine folding box. Erte. 181 pages. 35 x 23 cm. Voluminously illustrated with full-color, tipped-in plates; excellent lithographic reproductions. Text by Roland Barthes with an extract from Erte's memoirs. Translation by William Weaver. Foreword by Sal and Eric… Read more
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cover of Deirdre And The Sons Of Usna

Deirdre And The Sons Of Usna

by Macleod, Fiona

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Published
1903
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Orig. stiff printed vellum wrappers, yapp edges. Fine
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Portland: Thomas Mosher, 1903. Stiff Wraps. Orig. stiff printed vellum wrappers, yapp edges. Fine. [xii] 103 pages. 18 x 10 cm. Limited edition, copy 20 of 100 on Japanese vellum. Title page printed in red and black. Bright, fresh copy.
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cover of Notes on an Exhibition of Early American Lithographs 1819-1859 Selected mainly from the Collection of Members of The Club Of Odd Volumes And held at the Club House 50 Mound Vernon Street from May 23 to May 19, 1924

Notes on an Exhibition of Early American Lithographs 1819-1859 Selected mainly from the Collection of Members of The Club Of Odd Volumes And held at the Club House 50 Mound Vernon Street from May 23 to May 19, 1924

by Boston. The Club of Odd Volumes

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1924
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Orig. gray stiff wrappers lettered in black. Fine
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First edition
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Boston: The Club of Odd Volumes, 1924. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Orig. gray stiff wrappers lettered in black. Fine. 22 pages. 22 x 14.5 cm. Limited edition, one of 250 copies printed by the Merrymount Press. Tinted frontispiece. List of Lithographic Presses Represented: Cities & Press Names.
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cover of Nature

Nature

by Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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Published
1929
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Orig. cream vellum spine lettered in gilt and marbled boards. Fine in near fine red cloth dust wrapper in matching slightly worn
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Printed for Random House
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Munich: Bremer Presse, 1929. Printed for Random House. Hardcover. Orig. cream vellum spine lettered in gilt and marbled boards. Fine in near fine red cloth dust wrapper in matching slightly worn slipcase. 86 pages. 29 x 19.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 16 of 250 printed by hand on Zanders hand-made paper, title and initials designed by Anna Simons.… Read more
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cover of Canticum Canticorum Salomonis Quod Hebraice Dicitur SIR HASIRIM

Canticum Canticorum Salomonis Quod Hebraice Dicitur SIR HASIRIM

by Gill, Eric (Illustrator)

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Published
1931
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Quarter vellum and gilt lettered tan parchment boards. Fine in fine plain wrapper in matching fine board slipcase
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First edition
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Weimar: Count Harry Kessler at the Cranach Press, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. Quarter vellum and gilt lettered tan parchment boards. Fine in fine plain wrapper in matching fine board slipcase. 31 pages, 26 x 13.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 180 of 200 designed by Count Harry Kessler: printed in red and black in Jenson Antiqua on hand-made Maillol… Read more
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cover of A Note On Experts: Dexter Vespasian Joiner

A Note On Experts: Dexter Vespasian Joiner

by Wolfe, Thomas

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Published
1939
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Orig. dark salmon cloth lettered in gilt. Fine in find original glassine wrapper
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First edition
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£149.19

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New York: House Of Books, Ltd, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. dark salmon cloth lettered in gilt. Fine in find original glassine wrapper. Unpaginated. 19.5 x 13 cm. Limited edition, copy 72 of 300. This manuscript fragment found by the executor of his Estate had never been published, and deemed of sufficient importance to be published at this… Read more
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cover of The Works Of James Fenimore Cooper; With Introductions by Paul Leicester Ford * Edward Everett Hale * Capt. Alfred T. Mahan USN (retired)

The Works Of James Fenimore Cooper; With Introductions by Paul Leicester Ford * Edward Everett Hale * Capt. Alfred T. Mahan USN (retired)

by Cooper, James Fenimore

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Published
1901
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Orig. three quarter dark brown morocco, spines evenly faded to brown, marbled boards and matching endpapers. Teg. Near fine. 32
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Mohican Edition
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New York: Appleton & Co, 1901. Mohican Edition. Hardcover. Orig. three quarter dark brown morocco, spines evenly faded to brown, marbled boards and matching endpapers. Teg. Near fine. 32 Vols. 21.5 x 14.5 cm. Limited edition, one of 250, this Star copy made for Arthur Amory (Arthur Amory Houghton, Sr. ?) as noted on the title page. Decorative… Read more
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cover of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Illustrations By Donald McKay

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Illustrations By Donald McKay

by Twain, Mark

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Published
1930
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Orig. tan calf spine and color illustrated boardds. Fine in very good publisher's sunned slipcase
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New York: Random House, 1930. Hardcover. Orig. tan calf spine and color illustrated boardds. Fine in very good publisher's sunned slipcase. 132 pages. 27 x 19 cm. Limited edition, copy 70 of 2000, signed by Donald McKay, fabric and printing by the Pynson Printers under the supervision of Elmer Adler. Drawings by McKay in black and white. Fresh,… Read more
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cover of Bradley His Book, Volume I, Number 1

Bradley His Book, Volume I, Number 1

by Bradley, Will

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Published
1896
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Orig. illustrated wrappers. Very good
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First edition
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Springfield: Will Bradley, 1896. First edition. Original Wraps. Orig. illustrated wrappers. Very good. Penfield, Edward. 26.5 x 12.5 cm. The first few issues were published without Bradley's consent or approval, and were never received by regular subscribers. BAMBACE A51. In this issue original art, color and black and white lithographs by Bradley. Brilliant exemplar of the American arts… Read more
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cover of Daphnis & Chloe; A Most Sweet, and Pleasant Pastorall Romance for Young Ladies, translated out of the Greek by Longus

Daphnis & Chloe; A Most Sweet, and Pleasant Pastorall Romance for Young Ladies, translated out of the Greek by Longus

by Thornley George (Translator)

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Published
1923
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Orig. maize buckram. Very good
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Berkshire: Golden Cockerel Press, 1923. Hardcover. Orig. maize buckram. Very good. 108 pages. 25 x 19.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 365 of 450 on Van Gelder paper. Interior contents clean and fresh. CHANTICLEER 17. Notes that Gibbings took over the Press in January 1924, and accurate information regarding early publications "was impossible to obtain." Here is one example:… Read more
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Some Unknown Drawings of Aubrey Beardsley

by Walker, R.A.

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Published
1923
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Orig. cream linen cloth with gilt lettering front cover and spine. Very good
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First edition
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£234.44

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London: R.A. Walker, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. cream linen cloth with gilt lettering front cover and spine. Very good. Beardsley, Aubrey. Unpaginated. 26 x 19.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 198 of 500, signed by R.A. Walker. Collected and Annotated by R.A. Walker (Georges Derry). Walker claims to have uncovered sixty drawings hitherto unrecorded and presents thirty two… Read more
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cover of Four Stories

Four Stories

by Merrick, Leonard

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Published
1925
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Orig. full vellum with yapp edges. Teg. Fine in near fine gray board slipcase
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First edition
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£170.50

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London: The Bookman's Journal, 1925. First edition. leather_bound. Orig. full vellum with yapp edges. Teg. Fine in near fine gray board slipcase. 101 pages. 24 x 17 cm. The sixth of the Vine Books produced by Wilfred Partington issued by "The Bookman's Journal with woodcuts by Norman James, printed on Kelmscott hand-made paper at the Baynard Press, and… Read more
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cover of David

David

by Clarke, E.M. (Illustrator)

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Published
1984
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Laminated wood covers, title in red with complete cloth ties. Fine
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First edition
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Np: Np, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Laminated wood covers, title in red with complete cloth ties. Fine. E.M. Clarke. 29 x 22 cm. Limited edition, copy 8 of 100, printed, designed, compiled and illustrated with wood and linocuts by E. M. Clarke, and printed on a Wharfedale Press by G.H.C. Cooper. The Wharefdale was an English press first… Read more
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cover of Lispet, Lispett And Vaine

Lispet, Lispett And Vaine

by De La Mare, Walter

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Published
1923
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Orig. full vellum with yapp edges. Teg. Fine
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First edition
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£196.08

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London: The Bookman's Journal, 1923. First edition. leather_bound. Orig. full vellum with yapp edges. Teg. Fine. 48 pages. 24 x 17 cm. Limited edition, copy 49 of 200 signed by de la Mare. This being the third of the Vine Books issued to subscribers from "The Bookman's Journal, decorated with three original wood blocks designed and engraved by… Read more
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cover of The Captive And Other Poems

The Captive And Other Poems

by De La Mare, Walter

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Published
1928
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Orig. two-toned gray boards, backstrip titled in silver with silver front and cover decorations. Fine
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First edition
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New York: The Bowling Green Press, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. two-toned gray boards, backstrip titled in silver with silver front and cover decorations. Fine. 19 pages. 24 x 15.5 cm. One of 600 copies printed by William Edwin Rudge. This, a presention copy to "Just Jim," Christmas 1928 signed by De La Mare, and also signed by… Read more
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cover of A portfolio of Eighteen reproductions of Photographs; In conjunction with & perhaps related to Five of the worldly works of the sixteenth century poet, John Donne

A portfolio of Eighteen reproductions of Photographs; In conjunction with & perhaps related to Five of the worldly works of the sixteenth century poet, John Donne

by Walker, Todd

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Published
1968
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Contents loose as issued laid-in tan portfolio, front cover paper label. Fine
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First edition
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£166.24

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Rochester: Thumbprint Press, 1968. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Contents loose as issued laid-in tan portfolio, front cover paper label. Fine. Unpaginated. 25 x 21 cm. Limited edition, copy 73 of 500. "As he expressed in words, each photography is intended as a visual expression. Counter to approaching this in a direct graphic manner, since a photograph must derive… Read more
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cover of Eugene Onegin A Novel In Verse; Translated By Babette Deutsch * Edited, With A Special Introduction, By Avrahm Yarmolinsky & Illustrated With Lithographs By Fritz Eichenberg

Eugene Onegin A Novel In Verse; Translated By Babette Deutsch * Edited, With A Special Introduction, By Avrahm Yarmolinsky & Illustrated With Lithographs By Fritz Eichenberg

by Pushkin, Alexander

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Published
1943
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Quarter black cloth spine and decorated boards. Fine in fine matching slipcase
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New York: The Heritage Press, 1943. Hardcover. Quarter black cloth spine and decorated boards. Fine in fine matching slipcase. 178 pages. 25 x 16 cm. Sandglass laid-in.
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cover of A Leech Drawing; Printed, not Published, for the friends of A. Edward Norton

A Leech Drawing; Printed, not Published, for the friends of A. Edward Norton

by Leech, John

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Published
1923
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Full navy calf, spine lettered in gilt. Near fine
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First edition
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Daylesford, PA: Oak Knoll, 1923. First edition. Hardcover. Full navy calf, spine lettered in gilt. Near fine. Leetch, John. Two leaves. 16 x 12 cm. Tipped-in color plate by Leech of The Ghost of Christmas Past. Bound by Riviere & Son, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, original delft blue wrappers bound-in. Book label of Marie Berliner and Barry Moser.… Read more
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