Munich: Bremer Presse, 1930. First Edition. One of 155 copies of which this is number 27, printed on... Read More about John Leech on My Shelves
London: Holland Press, . Second edition. Read More about Bibliotheca Chemica. A Bibliography of Books on Alchemy, Chemistry and Pharaceutics. Foreword by...
London: Derek Verschoyle Academic and Bibliographical Publications Ltd, 1954. Reprint of 1906 Edition. Read More about Bibliotheca Chemica. A Bibliography of Books on Alchemy, Chemistry and Pharaceutics. Foreword by...
New York: New York Public Library, 1927. First edition. The Rosenbach Exhibition. The pamphlet issued for the exhibition of Dr. Rosenbach's collection at the New York Public Library. Read More about Early American Children's Books 1682-1840. The Private Collection of Dr. A. S. W. Rosenbach
[Venice: Molinari], 1850. First edition. Scarce bibliography of the works of the Venetian historian and antiquarian Cicogna (1789-1868). OCLC locates only 2 copies in the US. the attribution comes from NUC (via OCLC). Read More about Di alcuni scritti pubblicati da Emmanuele Antonio Cicogna Veneziano dall'anno MDCCCVIII al MDCCCL
London: Printed for T. Basset, J. Adamson, and T. Newborough, 1687. First edition. Rare annotated bibliography attributed to Clagett by the British Library Catalogue; according to the DNB, though, it was begun by Thomas Tenison and finished by William Clagett. Read More about The present state of the controversie between the Church of England and the Church of Rome: or,...
London: Printed for Private Circulation Only by Richard Clay & Sons, Ltd, 1921. Second edition. One of 170 copies. INSCRIBED TO MESSRS. DOUBLEDAY & PAGE. Inscribed to Messrs. Doubleday & Page (Conrad's American Publisher) by Wise on the half-title. Read More about A Bibliography of the Writings of Joseph Conrad
New Haven & London: Paul Mellon Center for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press, 1985-1988. First American Edition. "Captain James Cook's three voyages of exploration to the Pacific between 1768 and 1780 were the first of the great European voyages of discovery to carry professional artists. The Art..... Read More about The Art of Captain Cook's Voyages. Volume I: The Voyage of the Endeavour 1768-1771; Volume II:...
San Francisco: John Henry Nash, 1933. One of 650 copies. Read More about A Bibliography of the History of California 1510-1930
San Francisco & Los Angeles (for the 1964 Supplement): John Henry Nash, 1933 (vols. I - III); and 1964. One of 650 copies. Read More about A Bibliography of the History of California 1510-1930. WITH Supplement
London: Printed by J. Davy & Sons at the Dryden Press 137 Long Acre, 1903. Cruikshank, George. First edition, number 262 of 1000 copies. PRINTER'S COPY. Printer's copy with his note on ffep "1000 printed/500 bound/ All lost in Dryden Fire/ Feburary 1905-except 257/ sold- Chas. H. Davy/ Supp." Read More about The Works of George Cruikshank Classified and Arranged with References to Reid's Catalogue and...
New York: Schuman's, 1943. Firsty edition. Publication No.1 of Historical Library Yale Medical Library. Read More about The Harvey Cushing Collection of Books and Manuscripts. Preface is by John Farquhar Fulton
[Edinburgh]: 1838. First and only edition. One of approximately 10 copies printed. Very rare. Jackson thought that "only six copies of this vicious and trivial attack on Dibdin were struck off," but Windle & Pippin correct that to an estimated ten copies. Read More about Notes, Chiefly Correctory, on Dr Dibdin's Tour through Scotland
San Francisco; Columbia., Pa: Underwood/Miller, 1981. First edition, one of 200 hardcover copies signed by Philip K. Dick, Levack and Godersky. Signed by PKD. Read More about PKD. A Philip K. Dick Bibliography. Compiled by … with annotations by Steven Owen Godersky
London: Chapman and Hall, 1913. First edition, Number 222 of 750 copies. Read More about A Bibliography of the Writings of Charles Dickens and their Values
New York: Edgar H. Wells & Co, 1928. First edition. Number 306 of 440 copies, signed by Eckel and Newton. Read More about Prime Pickwicks in Parts. Census with complete collation, comparison and comment. With a...
London: George Redway, 1899. Second Edition. Read More about Dickens and His Illustrators
London: Printed for the Author by J. Hichcock, Streatham, 1897. Read More about An Index to Pickwick
Cambridge: Bowes and Bowes...Cambridge University Press, 1949-1971. Editors changed as the periodical went along. Read More about Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society
London: Joseph Masters, 1850. PRINTED ON VELLUM, apparently the only copy thus. Printed on Vellum. Following the manuscript tradition, liturgical printing in both the Catholic and Anglican churches frequently employed vellum as well as paper. D.B. Updike writes that economic considerations were also a factor: “As early printed books were..... Read More about A List of Printed Service Books, according to the ancient uses of the Anglican Church
London: Elkin Mathews, 1944. No. 111 of a limited edition of 160 copies, engraved frontispiece of monkey, signed by Gooden. Stephen Gooden (1892-1955) was the most accomplished line engraver of his time. He illustrated a number of books, among them the Nonesuch Bible, Fables of La Fontaine, George Moore's The..... Read More about An Iconography of the Engravings of Stephen Gooden. EDITION DE LUXE, WITH AN ORIGINAL ENGRAVING...
[Pine Valley]: Privately Printed, 1928, 1933. First editions. Copies no. 49 of sixty-six numbered copies, the first printed by Rudge, the second by Edward Stern & Company. Copies were reserved strictly for presentation. The small printed slip that accompanied the errata for the first volume is laid in. Now in..... Read More about A List of the Writings of Lewis Carroll [Charles L. Dodgson] in the Library at Dormy House Pine...
Washington, D.C: Published by the Author, 1938. First Edition, one of 2500 copies. Read More about Flower and Fruit Prints of the 18th and Early 19th Centuries. Their history, makers and uses,...
Strassburg: J. H. Ed. Heitz (Heitz & Mündel), 1903. Read More about Versuch einer Dürer Bibliographie
Baton Rouge, Louisiana: The Press of the Night Owl, 1974. First edition, no. 105 of 190 copies. A beautiful copy of this authoritative work on Dwiggins. Read More about The Books of WAD. A Bibliography of the books designed by W. A. Dwiggins. Compiled by Dwight...
[Reading]: The Alden Press for the Library of the University of Reding, 1969. First edition. With an ALS to Montagu from Eales and an off-print laid in. Read More about The Cole Library of early Medicine and Zoology. Catalogue of books and pamphlets. Part I. 1472-1800