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    Fathers & Sons by Turgenev, Ivan

    New York: Heritage Press. Very Good. 1941. Hardcover. Pamphlet from the Heritage Club, Sanglass, laid in. Ships same or next business day. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. Spine is slightly skewed. Spine and head edge of back board are slightly faded. Light soiling to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. No dust jacket. Protected in archival cover. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 235 pages .


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    £45.00

    The One Huge Wrong. President Lydon Johnson speaking at Howard University in Washington on June 4, 1965, analysing the Negro problem. by Johnson, Lyndon [Paul Peter Piech]

    Bushey Heath: Taurus Press. VG+. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Cloth boards with printed label to upper cover, internally clean and bright, 6 linocut illustrations by Paul Peter Piech, No.27 of 30 bound copies signed by Piech. , 8vo 8" - 9" tall, Unpaginated pp .


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    £6.95

    Nelson and Emma by Hudson, Roger (editor)

    Folio Society, 1994 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. hardback, 8vo, parchment side panels with navy buckram backstrip lettered gilt, oval portrait mounted to upper board, a near fine copy in a very good but part faded pictorial slipcase, no jacket issued, col'd & b&w illustrations, 256pp.


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    $25.00

    The National Geographic Magazine, Vol. XVI. No. 9, September, 1905 [Facsimile Reprint]

    Washington, D. C.: National Geographic Society, 1905 Facsimile Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.


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    $1,000.00

    Epipsychidion by Shelley, Percy Bysshe

    Montagnola: Officina Bodoni, 1928. leather_bound. Orig. full vellum, spine lettered in gilt. Very good. 38 pages. 29 x 20 cm. Limited edition, one of 220 copies printed on vellum paper with the original types of Giambattista Bodoni. Verses Addressed To The Noble and Unfortunate Lady Emilio V____, This work was inspired by Shelley's meeting, at the end of October 1820 when the author had moved back to Pisa, the beautiful, young Teresa Viviani (1801--1836), who was being kept in a convent awaiting the outcome of marriage arrangements in which she played little part. But it also reflects the difficulties he was facing in his second marriage to Mary Godwin, and looks back to the desolation the poet faced after the suicide of his first wife Harriet Westbrook. Covers slightly splayed, bookplate, covers and interior fresh and clean.


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    Lippy the Lion and Hardy Har Har by Weiner, Gina Imgoglia

    New York: Golden Press, 1963. A G/VG copy. Little Golden Book#508 with a .25 cover price. First printing with the "A" present on last page. . First Edition. Pictorial Cover. G/VG. Illus. by Pratt, Hawley & McGary, Norm.


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    $2,250.00

    Autograph Letter Signed ("Eric Gill" and "E.G."), to John Gideon Wilson of J. & E. Bumpus Bookshop in London by Gill, Eric

    Villa des Palmiers, Salies-de-Béarn, France, 1927. 2 pp., in green ink. 4to. Some wrinkling, closed tear to blank margin, slight toning, old folds. 2 pp., in green ink. 4to. With architectural drawings and referencing Troilus & Criseyde. Gill writes to his friend, J.G. Wilson of the Bumpus Bookshop in London, regarding his engraving, "Flying Buttresses," mentioning his work on Troilus & Criseyde for the Golden Cockerel Press, and mentioning another of his publishers. An excellent technical letter with 5 small drawings in the text. In part: "I am working like anything on the engravings for the Golden Cockerel Troilus & Criseyde. I expect to finish the engravings by about Easter ... I shall come and see you as soon as possible to talk over things and explain how it happened that D. Cleverdon is publishing my next ... Meanwhile this is just to make a brief apology for myself in the matter of the Buttresses! Is matter of fact they aren't so blooming wrong in the engraving as your correspondent thinks. It's the perspective which makes the difficulty." The engraving in question is "Flying Buttresses," based on a drawing of St. Pierre, Chartes, used to illustrated Gill's 1926 essay "Id Quod Visum Placet." Gill uses the rest of the letter to explain, with the aid of five small sketches, why the perspective is in fact correct. Douglas Cleverdon, the Bristol bookseller and publisher, brought out Gill's Art and Love in 1927, as well as a collection of his engravings in 1929.


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    $25.00

    The National Geographic Magazine, Vol. XVI. No. 11, November, 1905 [Facsimile Reprint]

    Washington, D. C.: National Geographic Society, 1905 Facsimile Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.


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    $605.00

    Printed Pages from English Literature by Brown, George M.L

    NY: Society of Foliophiles, 1925. Quarto. One of 200 copies printed for the Society of Foliophiles, containing 20 original leaves from notable books of English literature from the 16th to the 20th centuries. Unbound, as issued, with each leaf in its respective, annotated folder measuring 12 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches. Some of the leaves included are: a Breviary "Portiforium" for Salisbury Cathedral, printed by J. Kyngston and H. Sutton, in red and black gothic (1555), A Guide to Tongues by J. Minsheu, perhaps the first comparitive linguistic dictionary published in England (1617), the first Irish translation of the Old Testament, printed in Gaelic, London (1685), and the Book of Common Prayer, printed by John Baskerville for the University of Cambridge (1762). Typewritten slips accompany most fragments. Housed in publisher's box, with overall wear, splits at corners and hinges, and compression splits; limitation slip present and pasted to inside lid. Minimal spotting to a few specimens, else contents fine. Bookplate. (BCC #44; Chalmers 23).


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    Herself Long Ago. Six Irish Women One Thousand Years Ago by [Stone Street Press] McCormick, Malachi (book artist and translator); Creide Grainne

    (Staten Island, NY): Stone Street Press, 1990. Paperback. Very Good. Paperback. Three handmade books housed in a handmade slipcase featuring Gaelic text that has been translated into English by the book artist. Some of the original Gaelic has also been reproduced. Each booklet is bound in paper wrappers with hand written title in gold to front covers. The slipcase is covered in brown paper and is also labeled by hand on both the front and rear panels. It is numbered 555, but no indication of limitation is given. Each booklet is about 18 pages. PRI/090915.


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    Daisy Miller A Study by James, Henry

    Norwalk, Connecticut: Heritage Press. Very Good. 1982. Hardcover. Introduction by John Holloway. In creme slipcase--soiled. Ships same or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .


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    $150.00

    So this then is a book of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam done into English by Edward FitzGerald by Omar Khayyam.; Edward FitzGerald; Clarence S. Darrow

    East Aurora: The Roycrofters, 1904. First Edition Thus. Full Suede. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" (oblong). Laid in loose is an Autograph Note Signed (ANS) by Elbert Hubbard, four lines plus on postcard-sized yellow letterhead ("The Roycroft Shop") printed in red. It is addressed to a client ("Mr. Gray") who seems to have been a subscriber for the deluxe editions of the press. Attractively bound Roycroft "Rubaiyat" in full green suede stamped in gilt and black, top edge gilt (two leaves have offset from clippings; some wear to silk endpapers (rear being loose; stain to front silk); minor wear to suede). Notes: Title within ornamental border. Initials in red. Description: [6], xl, [54] pages ; 15 x 19.5cm.


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    The Age of Scandal - an excursion through a minor period by White, T H

    Folio Society, 1993 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. hardback, 8vo, brown cloth backstrip lettered gilt on black, pictorial paper covered sides, a very good clean and tightly bound copy in original slipcase, no wrapper issued, 240pp.


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    The Kitten's Surprise by Nina

    New York: Simon & Schuster, 1951. A VG+ copy. Little Golden Books #107. First printing with "A" present on last page. . First Edition. Pictorial Cover. VG+. Illus. by Rojankovsky, Feodor.


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    $523.00

    Picture Alphabet, with Quotations in Praise of Print by Weissenborn, Hellmuth

    (London/Andoversford): Acorn Press/Whittington Press, 1975. Weissenborn, Hellmuth. Oblong quarto. (28)ff., frenchfold. One of 60 copies signed by the artist, Hellmuth Weissenborn. Illustrated with twenty-seven linocuts printed in two colors. Weissenborn's colorful alphabet is accompanied by quotations about various aspects of printing from philosophical and literary luminaries, such as Byron, Nietschze, and Southey, as well as influential and diverse figures in the printing world, from Bodoni to De Vinne. This book marks Weissenborn's first collaboration with Whittington. Small bump to lower spine, else about fine in stab-sewn gray boards, housed in publisher's slipcase with printed label on upper cover. Slipcase shows light wear along opening.


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    £11.15

    The Defeat of the Spanish Armada by Mattingly, Garrett

    Folio Society, 2002 Book. Near Fine. hardback. hardback, 8vo, pictorial cloth binding lettered gilt on black to spine, no jacket issued, a near fine tightly bound and clean copy in a very good red paper covered original slipcase, coloured frontis & plates, 445pp.


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    $550.00

    Chapters on Writing and Printing by Hammer, Victor

    Lexington: Anvil Press, 1963. Tall octavo. 70 pp. One of 134 copies printed by Carolyn Hammer. Contains articles by Paul Standard, Victor Hammer, R. Hunter Middleton, and Carolyn Hammer. Illustrated with 20 pp. of examples from the Press, which are bound-in. One of the scarcer titles in the Hammer canon. Slight spine lean, else near fine in beige boards.


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    The National Geographic Magazine, Vol. XVI. No. 3, March, 1905 [Facsimile Reprint]

    Washington, D. C.: National Geographic Society, 1905 Facsimile Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket.


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    $350.00

    Lyrics and Unfinished Poems by Abercrombie, Lascelles

    (Newtown): Gregynog Press, 1940. Limited edition. Hardcover. Near fine. No. 34 of 175 copies. 1/2 morocco gilt by the Gregynog Bindery. Printed in Romulus on Barcham Green handmade paper. Slight wear at spine heel and corners else a fine copy. The last book printed at the Press.


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    The Pilgrim's Progress by Bunyan, John

    London: Cresset Press, 1928. Boards. Orig. thick black boards lettered in gilt. Teg. Very good in near fine slipcase. 2 vols.. Hughes-Stanton, Blair. 174 & 162 pages. Large 4to, 36 x 25 cm, ten full-page wood-engraved plates: six by Blair Hughes-Stanton, and four by Gertrude Hermes. Printed by the Shakespeare Head Press under the direction of Bernard Newdigate. As Roderick Cave noted [see: THE PRIVATE PRESS, p.183], "As Colin Franklin has so well put it in a phrase in which he linked Morris, Cobden-Sanderson, Hornby, and Newdigate, the books appear as if the literary works were privately digested as well as printed, and presented in the form proper to them." Printed on Batchelor's Kelmscott hand-made paper in 18 pt. Cloister, in a Limited edition, copy 76 of 195, and bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe with the eight page prospectus for the publication laid-in. The text for Vol.I from the 11th edition, published 1688, which represents Bunyan's final revision; Vol.II taken from the 2nd edition, published 1687. Two small tears at endpapers of Vol. I repaired with archival tape. Spine slightly dried, bookplate Vol.I. Slight nick spine of one vol.


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    The English Humourists; The Four Georges EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY # 610 by Thackeray, William Makepeace

    London: J. M. Dent & Sons Limited, 1920. First Edition Third Printing . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY # 610 ILLUSTRATED Introduction by Walter Jerrold. The greatest popular library containing 1058 of the world's best books, past and present. "The English Humoursts consists of six lectures, on: Swift; Congreve and Addison; Steele; Prior, Gay, and Pope; Hogarth, Smollett, and Fielding; Sterne and Goldsmith. The Four Georges is also a series of lectures delivered, like The English Humourists, in both London and America, as was the lecture Charity and Humour." RG4 Fair brown cloth. Gilt titles and decoration. Blindstamp on cover. Some edge and spine wear, previous owner name and stamp inside, marginalia, soiling, faded spine, hinges repaired, tanned endpapers. (1920), (1912), 12mo, xix, 423pp. 1/1//N Seymour Temple Press 4 page advertising catalogue of 740 volumes bound in.


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    $825.00

    Towards a Reform of the Paper Currency Particularly in Point of its Design by Dwiggins, W. A

    NY: Limited Editions Club, 1932. Dwiggins, W. A.. Quarto. 23pp.,(4)ff. One of 452 copies signed by Dwiggins. Dwiggins facetiously discusses the atrocities of the present design of currency and postage stamps, proposing new ones based on those issued by the fictional country of the Antipodes. Includes plates of Antipodean stamps, and a currency sample tipped-in. A fine copy in leather-backed patterned boards, with slipcase and partial glassine wrapper. An important Dwiggins and scarce Limited Editions Club title. (Agner 32.02).


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    The Letters of Dorothy Osborne to Sir William Temple 1652-54 by Hart, Kingsley (editor)

    Folio Society, 1968 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. hardback, 8vo, purple cloth lettered gilt on red to a faded spine, no wrapper issued & o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a scuffed slipcase, double page portrait title, 213pp.


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    The Earth - an intimate history by Fortey, Richard

    Folio Society, 2011 Book. Fine. Hardcover. hardback, 4to, grey cloth backstrip lettered gilt, paper covered pictorial sides, no jacket issued for this edition, a fine tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a brown paper covered slipcase, coloured illustrations throughout, xiv+416pp.


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