New York: ca. 1930]. A striking image, reminiscent of Berenice Abbott's work in its juxtaposition of new and... Read More about News Building no. 7
Fine illustrated books including first editions of well known children's books both American and British, color plates books and photobooks.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1936. Bishop, Richard. First edition. Number 91 of 135 copies signed by the author. The frontispiece is an original etching, “Trumpeter Swan”, titled and signed by the artist. Read More about Bishop's Birds. Etchings of Water-Fowl and Upland Game Birds. Foreword by Colonel Harold P. Sheldon
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1897. First Edition. A Novel Switch in Photography. A Washington political novel developed from an oral accompaniment to an exhibition of photographs taken by the narrator. Real-life subjects include Pres. Cleveland and Pres. McKinley, etc. Read More about A Capital Courtship
London: Blacker of 54, Dean St. Soho, 1855. Third edition, "Rewritten & revised by the author", later issue with three inserted pages of reviews. Best edition. An important and much sought-after volume, an expanded version of two smaller editions, the first published in 1842; the plates are remarkable, and of..... Read More about Blacker's Art of Fly Making, &c...with Engravings of Salmon & Trout Flies
New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Blaine, Mahlon. First edition. Inscribed to His Psychiatriat, with Drawing. With orginal pen and ink drawing of man on horseback by Blaine and inscription on verso of the flyleaf: "For Archie Crandell from Mahlon Blaine 41"Dr. Archie Crandell was a psychiatrist at..... Read More about Black Majesty. The Life of Christophe, King of Haiti
London: Printed for J. Johnson, 1785. A New Edition, Corrected. (Fourth Edition, first was 1774, plates dated 1780). This edition was issued with and without plates. Only one plate is signed Blake. Blake's First Commercial Plates. Read More about The Speaker: or Miscellaneous Pieces selected form the Best English Writers...With a View to...
Los Angeles: Printed by William & Victoria Dailey. The Press of the Pegacycle Lady, 1978. First edition, 365 copies have been set in Bulmer & printed on Rives paper by Patrick Reagh, Number 124. Read More about William Blake's Relief Inventions
London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1793. First Stockdale edition and first with the Blake plates, first issue with the long 's' throughout. With 12 Plates by Blake. A tall copy in contemporary binding of the Stockdale edition of Gay’s Fables with 12 engravings by Blake, who freely adapted his source..... Read More about Fables … with a Life of the Author
London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1793. First Stockdale edition and first with the Blake plates, later issue with short "s" throughout. With 12 Plates by Blake. The Stockdale edition of Gay’s Fables with 12 engravings by Blake, who freely adapted his source material. Ray considers this one of the best..... Read More about Fables … with a Life of the Author
London: T. Bensley for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1806. First edition. A William Blake Milestone: the First Account of His Life. A book of paramount importance to Blake studies. Malkin was a personal friend of William Blake, with whom he shared an interest in radical politics, and on the..... Read More about A Father's Memoirs of His Child
London: Nonesuch Press, 1927. No. 694 of 1480 copies. Read More about The Life of William Blake
London: Trainon Press for the William Blake Trust, 1970. Copy Number 50 of 882 copies. Read More about All Religions are One
London: The Trianon Press, 1963. No. 168 of 480 copies. The Trianon Press Facsimile of Blake's America. Read More about America, A Prophecy. with a Bibliographical statement by Geoffrey Keynes
London: Trianon Press, 1973. Blake, William. Total edition of 808, this is copy 438. Read More about The Book of Ahania
London: Trianon Press, 1973. Blake, William. Copy #1 of 32 special copies. COPY NUMBER ONE, WITH COPPER PLATE. Read More about The Book of Ahania
London: Wm. Muir, 1920. No. 21 of 50 [i.e., 32] copies, signed by Muir. Muir Facsimile. Read More about The Book of Thel
[London: 1885]. No. 38 of 50 copies. Muir Facsimile. Read More about The Book of Thel
London: Wm. Muir, 1920. No. 16 of 50 [i.e., 32] copies, signed by Muir. Muir Facsimile. Read More about The Book of Thel
Edmonton: John Pearson for Bernard Quaritch, 1884-5. Each title one of 50 copies. Four Muir Facsimiles, in Special Binding. The Muir facsimiles were produced in editions of 50 copies; a few copies would have been bound up by Quaritch, the distributor, in white vellum, as here. The wrappers are not..... Read More about The Book of Thel [bound with:] The Marriage of Heaven and Hell [and:] Visions of the Daughters of...
New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1935. Illustrations of the Book of Job, being all the water-color designs, pencil drawings and engravings, beautifully reproduced in facsimile. Read More about Illustrations of the Book of Job. Introduction by Laurence Binyon and Geoffrey Keynes
London: Trianon Press, 1974. Blake, William. Limited edition, Letter R of 26 lettered copies, of a total edition of 558 copies. The Trianon Press Facsimile of Blake's Jerusalem, One of 26 Copies. The illuminated pages were brilliantly reproduced by Daniel Jacomet; the text was composed by hand in 16 point..... Read More about Jerusalem. A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book
London: Trianon Press, 1974. Blake, William. Limited edition, no. 293 of 500 numbered copies. The Trianon Press Facsimile of Blake's Jerusalem. The illuminated pages were brilliantly reproduced by Daniel Jacomet; the text was composed by hand in 16 point Garamond and printed by Aulard & Cie, master printers in Paris..... Read More about Jerusalem. A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book
London: J.M. Dent, 1927. Limited to 300 copies, #213. Printed at the Temple Press, Letchford. Read More about The Marriage of Heaven & Hell. Reproduced in Facsimile from the Original copy of the work...
London: Quaritch, 1886. No. 40 of 50 copies, signed by Muir. Muir Facsimile. Includes the title-page and All Religions are One, and Muir's own version of the missing plate b5. The "Preface," dated 1886, indicates that the facsimile is based on plates "in the British Museum [copy A] and from..... Read More about There is No Natural Religion
Edmonton: 1885. No. 49 of 50 copies, signed by Muir on upper wrapper. Blake's Daughters of Albion. Read More about Visions of the Daughters of Albion