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A Hideous Disguise

by Fielding, Xan

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Published
1994
Condition
New
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition thus.
ISBN
9780930126445
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$75.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1994. Limited private press edition. First edition thus.. Hardcover. New. Frontispiece by Amy Nimr.. 8vo. Blue cloth. Pp. 52. Limited to 150 copies hand-set and printed and bound by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-wrapper. Few copies available. Frontispiece by Amy Nimr. Foreword by Patrick Leigh Fermor. Xan Fielding (1918-91) had an adventurous time during… Read more
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One for the Road

by Kersahw, Alister

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780930126612
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$65.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy. Royal 8vo. Golden Japanese cloth. Pp. 128. Printed label on the back-strip. Frontispiece by Anthony Palliser. Sources. Index. One of 75 copies (thus) hand-set and printed letterpress, and bound, by R. T. Risk, from a total edition of 175 copies. Afterword by R. T. Risk. Alister Kershaw enjoyed alcohol for… Read more
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One for the Road

by Kershaw, Alister

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780930126612
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$85.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 2003. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy. Royal 8vo. Bound by Jelka Kershaw in yellow cloth with dark green leather titling label on back-strip. Pp. 154. Frontispiece. Sources. Index. Erratum slip laid in. Afterword by Terry Risk. Alister Kershaw enjoyed alcohol for its many varieties and tastes, and because it was part of the social interaction that… Read more
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Object Lesson

by Golffing, Francis

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1997. First edition. Paperback. Fine copy/fine. Single small leaf printed letterpress and laid in blue paper wrappers with printed label on front. One of 35 copies hand-printed.
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Siege Lucknow, 1857

by Pound, Omar S

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
ISBN
9780913506141
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$35.00

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Revere (Pennsylvania): Woolmer/Brotherson, 1984. Limited private press edition. First edition. Wrappers. Fine copy. 8 unnumbered leaves sewn and glued into overlapping paper wrappers with a printed label on the front. 210 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Signed by the poet.
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Bookspeak

by Bell, Don

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition.
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$20.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 2000. Limited private press edition. First edition.. Wrappers. Fine copy. 28 pp. sewn into tan paper wrappers with a printed label on front cover. 120 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. The author tells an amusing, punning tale in the form of a dialogue which is full of bookselling and book-related… Read more
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Salute to Roy Campbell

by [Campbell, Roy]. Alister Kershaw (editor)

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited, private press edition
ISBN
9780930126148
Item Price
$335.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1984. Limited, private press edition. 1/2 Leather. Fine. 8vo. Bound by Jelka Kosmus in crimson half morocco with marbled sides, raised bands, and t.e.g. Pp. 128. Frontispiece, 5 pp. plates. Limited to 20 copies. Issued without a dust-jacket. Revised, and much expanded, version of "Homage à Roy Campbell" (France, 1958). Edited and with some selections translated… Read more
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$335.00
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Occasionally Yours (& Others), The Occasional Verse

by Di Camillo, Kevin

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
ISBN
9780930126582
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$25.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1999. Limited private press edition. First edition. Wraps. Fine. Frontispiece photograph by Mark Dellas. 8vo. 32 pages sewn and pasted into blue paper wrappers with a printed label on front. Hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Limited to 200 copies signed by author. Issued without a dust-jacket. These poems written during the decade… Read more
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The Berkshire Kennet

by Aldington, Richard

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Published
1986 & 1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited private press edition
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$20.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1986 & 1992. Limited private press edition. Wrappers. Fine. 6 leaves sewn and glued into wrappers, with a 4-page explanation laid in. This poem has often been reprinted. In this case it was commissioned for a Richard Aldington symposium in 1986 but for various highly controversial reasons was never distributed. It was, however, re-issued in… Read more
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Chap-Books, Fifth Exchange

by Society of Private Printers

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Published
1982-1986
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$850.00

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[Pinner]: Society of Private Printers (Private Libraries Association), 1982-1986. First edition. Wrappers. Fine copy. 28 booklets, plus an Index booklet. 6 1/4 x 3 7/8 inches. Preserved in a cloth slip-case with a printed label. This is the fifth printers' exchange organized by The Society of Private Printers. The 28 contributors from England, U.S.A., Australia and Italy… Read more
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$850.00
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A Little Wild: Poems & Woodcuts

by Older, Julia

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Published
1987
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Limited private press edition
ISBN
9780930126193
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$35.00

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Francestown, N. H: Typographeum, 1987. Limited private press edition. Hardcover. Fine copy. Older, Julia. 8vo. Green cloth. Printed label on back-strip (spare label tipped in). Pp. 40. Illustrated. Signed by author. Limited to 125 copies hand-set and printed letterpress by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-jacket. Julia Older is the author of a number of books of… Read more
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Five Poems

by Lasker-Schüler, Else

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
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$30.00

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[Francestown]: [Typographeum], 1986. Limited private press edition. First edition. Sewn. Fine. 6 leaves sewn into wrappers. 50 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-jacket.
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Four Private Presses, A Memoir

by Risk, R. T

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition.
ISBN
9780930126438
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$68.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1993. Limited private press edition. First edition.. Hardcover. Fine copy. 8vo. Black cloth. Printed label on back-strip (spare label tipped in). Pp. 60. Frontispiece, 4 mounted plates. 125 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-jacket. This memoir recounts visits made by the author to four interesting private presses… Read more
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Seed Poems

by Gates, Norman

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
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$35.00

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Francestown: Privately Printed [Typographeum], 1988. Limited private press edition. First edition. Wraps. Fine. 28 pages sewn and glued into wrappers, cut flush. 110 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-jacket.
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Mass at Dawn

by Campbell, Roy, and Connolly, Christopher (musical setting by)

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition.
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$32.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1991. Limited private press edition. First edition.. Wrappers. Fine copy. 20 pp. sewn into brown overlapping paper wrappers with a printed label on front cover. Limited to 75 copies hand-set and printed letterpress by R. T. Risk. Roy Campbell's lovely poem, "Mass at Dawn", was first published in 1930. The poem and this musical setting… Read more
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James Hanley, A Bold and Unique Solitary

by [Hanley, James]. Frank G. Harrington

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Published
1989
Condition
New copy
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
ISBN
9780930126285
Item Price
$78.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1989. Limited private press edition. First edition. Hardcover. New copy. 8vo. Blue cloth. Printed label on back-strip (spare label tipped in). 52 pp. Checklist. 150 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-jacket. James Hanley was born in Dublin in 1901. He left home at 13, went to sea, and… Read more
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Stanislaw Gliwa, Private Printer

by [Gliwa, Stanislaw]. R. T. Risk

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Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$15.00

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London: The Private Library, 1979. First edition. Magazine. Fine. Illustrated by Stanislaw Gliwa, and with photographs by the author. Paper-bound. Includes a detailed checklist of works printed by Stanislaw Gliwa. One issue of "The Private Library", Third Series, volume 2: 1, Spring 1979. Issued without dust-jacket. Illustrated by Stanislaw Gliwa, and with photographs by the author. Signed by… Read more
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Statements

by Gates, Norman

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
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$25.00

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Francestown: Privately Printed [Typographeum], 1989. Limited private press edition. First edition. Wraps. Fine. 14 unnumbered leaves sewn and glued into wrappers with a printed label on the front. 110 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Issued without a dust-jacket.
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Elegy for Amelia

by Spingarn, Lawrence P

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
ISBN
9780930126452
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$32.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1994. Limited private press edition. First edition. Wrappers. Fine copy. 24 pp. sewn and glued into overlapping blue paper wrappers with a printed label on the front. 75 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk. Signed by the author.
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American Passport

by Lakin, R. D

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited private press edition. First edition
ISBN
9780930126384
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$45.00

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Francestown: Typographeum, 1992. Limited private press edition. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. Burgundy cloth with printed label on back-strip (spare label tipped in). 60 pp. 125 copies hand-set, printed letterpress and bound by R. T. Risk.
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