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Collection of 12 Catalogues and 1 Duplicate, for a Total of 13 Items

By Ximenes Rare Books

New York: Ximenes, Various Dates Octavo. Various pagination. Stiff paper wrappers. 13 items. Catalogues are: 6-8 (+ 7 duplicate), 34, 68, and 95-101..

$120.00

A Guinness Carroll.

By [WONDERFUL ORIGINAL GUINNESS POSTER].

London: Dangerfield Printing Co., c. 1932. Advertisement poster for Guinness by John Gilroy, whose work is particularly associated with the Guinness brand. This design was used for the London Underground subway. Framed. In very good condition. The few patches of discoloration on the image are reflections of light on the glass..

$2000.00

Mother and Child, or, Two Sisters, or Flower Vendors.

By Greenaway, Kate. [ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR].

A lovely watercolor by Kate Greenaway signed by her initials on the left; slightly to the right of the lady in blue's right foot. Marked on the back: Purchased at Chicago Historical Society Auction 1925. In a very attractive frame..

$12500.00

Little Cos.

New York: Cosmopolitan Magazine, March 1909-February 1910. Small octavo. 12 issues, each running about 16 pages. Printed in black and colors. Red sheep over cloth. Most of spine gone, hinges weak. OCLC does not record any copies. The only comment in OCLC comes from a March 1918 issue, explaining that it is: "Published by the advertising department of Cosmopolitan ..." It is indeed a tool for advertising in Cosmopolitan Magazine. Very early example of an ephemeral item..

$150.00

Three Catalogues and a List

By Phillips Hill Books

Manchester, New Hampshire: Phillips Hill Books, Various Dates Octavo and quarto. Various pagination. 4 items. Catalogues are; 3, and 5-6. List is: 12. Stiff paper wrappers. Some illustrated..

$25.00

R.L.S. At Manasquan

By Eaton, Charlotte

Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1931. Quarto. 22 pages. Edition limited to 350 copies; this is No. 281. Stiff paper wrappers. With a frontispiece portrait. Produced by the Ryerson Press as a Christmas gift for friends of the company. Fine..

$50.00

Collection of 71 Catalogues

By Duschnes, Philip C

New York: Philip C. Duschnes, n.d. Octavo. Various pages. Paper wrappers. Most illustrated. Collection of 71 catalogues. Items are: 30, 48-49, 58, 61, 63-64, 69, 71, 73, 76-81, 83-86, 90, 92, 94, 104, 109, 113, 121, 123-124, 127, 129, 137, 139-140, 146, 148, 150-152, 154-164, 167-169, 172, 174-175, 179-180, 182, 190, 193, 195, 200-201, 220, 222, 225, 229, 232, 235-236..

$325.00

Venus and Adonis

By Shakespeare, William

London: W.H. Allen, 1948. Octavo. Limited edition (limitation not indicated). White cloth. Dustwrapper, browned in places and with a few small chips. Illustrated by Peter Rudland, in a very attractive manner (shades of Matisse , Picasso, and Maillol)..

$25.00

The Evolution of Woman.

By McVickar, Henry W.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1896. Quarto. Unpaginated. Cloth, somewhat faded on spine and soiled on upper cover. Very attractively illustrated in black-and-white and in color..

$35.00

The Bal Masqué

By Chicard, Le Comte [Smith, Albert] {+ FIVE More Works}

London; D. Bogue, 1848. Duodecimo. 136 pages. First edition. Contemporary red cloth, repaired. Illustrated profusely with woodcuts in the text by Cham and Henning. Bound with: Smith, Albert Richard, The Natural History of the Ballet-Girl; Smith, Albert Richard, The Natural History of the Gent; Smith, Albert Richard, A Bowl of Punch; Reach, Angus Bethune, A Romance of a Mince-Pie; Mayhew, Horace, editor, The Comic Almanack for 1849. Delightful series of essays on the masquerade. Not listed by Halkett and Laing but possibly taken from a title by Henaux???? (Paris, 1844). First Edition.

$600.00

Little Journeys to the Homes of English Authors. Robert Burns.

By Hubbard, Elbert.

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters, 1901. Octavo. Original cloth-backed boards. Paper label on upper and lower cover wrapped around spine. Frontispiece portrait. Woodcut initials. Some type in red. Some smudging on covers, one more prominent stain (about 1/8 inch wide and 1/2 inch tall) on upper cover..

$49.00

A Great Swiss Newspaper: the Story of the Neue Zurcher Zeitung

By Wiskeman, Elizabeth

London: Oxford University Press, 1959 Large octavo. 90 pages. Blue cloth. Illustrated. With the dustwrapper; very slightly chipped at the top of the spine with a very small piece missing..

$25.00

The Natural History of the Gent

By Smith, Albert Richard [+ FIVE More Works]

London: D. Bogue, 1847. Duodecimo. viii, 104 pages. First edition. Contemporary red cloth, repaired. Illustrated by A Henning. Bound with: Smith, Albert Richard, The Natural History of the Ballet-Girl; Smith, Albert Richard, The Bal Masqué; Smith, Albert Richard, A Bowl of Punch; Reach, Angus Bethune, A Romance of a Mince-Pie; Mayhew, Horace, editor, The Comic Almanack for 1849.. First Edition.

$600.00

Daphnis & Chloe: A Most Sweet, and Pleasant Pastorall Romance for Young Ladies.

By Longus.

Waltham Saint Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1923. Octavo. 108, [iii] pages. Limited to 450 copies; this is No. 275. Linen spine over blue boards. Staining to boards. A stain on the lower foreedge running through most of the book; however, very light..

$55.00

The Natural History of the Ballet-Girl

By Smith, Albert Richard [+ FIVE More Works]

London: D. Bogue, 1847. Duodecimo. 103 pages. First edition. Contemporary red cloth, repaired. Illustrated by A Henning. Bound with: Smith, Albert Richard, The Natural History of the Gent; Smith, Albert Richard, The Bal Masqué; Smith, Albert Richard, A Bowl of Punch; Reach, Angus Bethune, A Romance of a Mince-Pie; Mayhew, Horace, editor, The Comic Almanack for 1849.. First Edition.

$600.00

An Apology for the Life of Colley Cibber, Comedian, and Late Patentee of the Theatre-Royal

By Cibber, Colley

N.p. [Waltham St. Lawrence]: Golden Cockerel Press, 1925. Octavo. Two volumes. I: [xii], 160 pages; II: [i], 163, [i] pages. Limited to 450 copies; this is No. 56. Cloth spine over boards. Fine. With initial letters by Eric Gill. Upper cover of first volume marked with a circular sun stain and someone must have inserted a sharp object on the lower cover piercing through the cover and leaving a pinprick on the free endpaper..

$65.00

Collection of 30 Catalogues, one duplicate

By Brinded, Scott, Antiquarian Books

Folkestone, Kent: Scott Brinded, various Dates Octavo. Various pagination. 30 catalogues. Catalogues: 1-8 (duplicate copy of No. 4), 10-12, 15-23, 25-26 (25 both parts), 29, 31, 34, and 36. Stiff paper wrappers. .

$95.00

Collection of 14 A.L. Van Gendt Auction Catalogues

By Gendt. A. L. van & Co

Amsterdam: A.L. Van Gendt, various Dates Octavo. Various pagination. 14 items. Catalogues are: (1 & 2) Collection of F.W.G. Theonville - Parts I & II - Oct 1969 & Mar 1970; (3) Auction Sale of Miscellaneous Books - Jun 1970; (4) An Important Collection of Old, Rare & Interesting Books - Sep 1977; (5) Auction Sale - Mar 1978; (6) Auction Sale of Miscellaneous Books & Prints - May 1978; (7) Auction Sale of Miscellaneous Books - Oct 1978; (8) Auction Sale of Miscellaneous Books - Oct 1979; (9) Auction Sale of Old & Interesting Books - Dec 1979; (10) Part of the Library of the former Preparatory Seminary hageveld - Dec 1979; (11) Collection of R.W.C. Baron van Boetzelaer; (12) Auction Sale - Apr 1980; (13) Auction Sale of Fine Books - Apr 1981; and (14) Auction Sale of Miscellaneous Books - Sep 1981. Stiff paper wrappers. Many illustrated..

$110.00

Two Catalogues: 2 (A Miscellany for the Collector and Scholar) & 24 (Rare Old Books)

By Leamington Book Shop

Washington, D.C.: Leamington Book Shop, 1949 and 1962. Octavo. 32 and 59pp. respectively. 2 items. Stiff paper wrappers. Illustrated. .

$25.00

Collection of 14 Catalogues and 1 Duplicate, for a total of 15 items

By Dawsons of Pall Mall (then Dawson Book Service and later Dawson UK Ltd.)

Folkestone, Kent: Dawsons, various Dates Octavo. Various pagination. 15 items. Catalogues are: Dawsons of Pall Mall - 5, 10, 13, Dawson Book Service: 16, 18, 22 (+ duplicate), 26, 30, 32, 36-37, Dawson UK Ltd.: 39-41. .

$60.00

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