London: Trianon Press, 1974. Blake, William. Limited edition, Letter R of 26 lettered copies, of a total edition... Read More about Jerusalem. A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book
London: Edward Moxon, 1837. Turner, J.M.W. Large paper copy on thick paper. Read More about The Poetical Works of …
[London: Hutchings & Crowley, 1882]. Read More about Ye Boke of Ye Olde Englishe Fayre holden at Cardyffe June, 1882
London: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 1812. Second edition. Read More about The Spirit of English Wit; or Post-Chaise Companion: being an Entertaining Budget of Laughable...
[c. 1800]. Carr, Sir John. Carr was a notorious writer, poet and illustrator, best known for his series of aquatint plate travel books depicting British and Continental views. He was Knighted in 1805 and satrized by Walter Scott and others. Byron begged to be omitted from his Descriptive Travels in..... Read More about Gathering the Nets, brush and sepia wash, inscribed on backing with “397” and collector’s...
London: Printed for Richard Phillips, 1807. Carr, Sir John. First edition. Inscribed by Adenauer. Inscribed on the front free-endpaper from Konrad Adenauer to his Friend the Famous American Industrialist Dannie Heineman, Bonn November, 1952. Carr was a notorious writer, poet and illustrator, best known for his series of aquatint plate..... Read More about A Tour through Holland along the Right and Left Banks of the Rhine, in the South of Germany, in...
London: Published in the magazine “Passing Show”, August 15, 1936. Cartoon Original by Martin. A grande dame on a camping holiday makes inquiry of a local. Martin, a Londoner, was a contributor to a number of English magazines, including Punch, in the 1930s-40s. Read More about “What day does the dustman call, please?”: Original cartoon drawing, pen and wash on board,...
London: Published for the Proprietors by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green & Longman, Paternoster Row, nd. Read More about Illustrations to the Poetical and Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart...from Drawings by George...
London: H. R. Young & T. H. Whiteley, 1819-20. Cruikshank, George. First Edition thus. In 1788 James Caulfield, author and printseller, began his work Portraits, Memoirs, and Characters of Remarkable Persons, a series of reproductions of old portrait paintings and copies of rare old or popular prints accompanied by letterpress..... Read More about Portraits, Memoirs, and Characters, of Remarkable Persons from the Revolution in 1688 to the End...
London: Cadell and Davies, 1817. The earliest state of the plates, one of a few copies thus issued, for the publisher’s edition of 1818. The Smirke Plates for Quixote, Proofs on India paper. Robert Smirke was an English painter and illustrator who specialized in small paintings showing subjects taken from..... Read More about Engravings, Illustrative of Don Quixote, from pictures by Robert Smirke
London: Newby, 1847. Cruikshank, George. Read More about The Yule-Log, for Everybody’s Christmas Hearth; shewing where it grew; how it was cut and...
London: Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington, T. Payne, Cadell and Davies, 1810. First edition. Read More about Illustrations of the Lives and Writings of Gower and Chaucer. Collected from Authentick Documents
London: Chapman and Hall, 1865. First edition. The Heckscher copy. A collection of sketches, many relating to hunting. Not in the Heckscher sale catalogue but with the bookplates. Read More about Crumbs from a Sportsman's Table
New York: Brentano's 5th Avenue and 27th Street, . Clarke, Harry. First American trade edition. Printed at the Complete Press. West Norwood, England. The first book illustrated by Harry Clarke, a work of 'superb technical accomplishment" and "rare poetic feeling" (contemporary review in Studio, quoted by Burns, p. 41) that..... Read More about Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
London: Grattan and Gilbert, 1841. Onwhyn. First edition. Cockton was an influence on Dickens. Read More about George St. George Julian, The Prince
London: William Jackson (Books) Ltd 18 Tooks Court, Chancery Lane, 1930. First edition, one of 550 copies signed. Read More about The Man from Kilsheelan: A Tale
Waltham Saint Lawrence Berkshire: The Golden Cockerel Press, . First edition, Number 38 of 250 copies, signed by Gibbings and Coppard on dedication page. Read More about Rummy That Noble Game Expounded In Prose, Poetry, Diagram And Engraving By A.E. Coppard And...
London: Printed by J.(ames) Moyes, Greville Street for James Carpenter & Son, Old Bond Street; and R. Ackermann, Strand, 1823. First Edition, Large Paper, with errata and List of Subscribers. The First Steel-Engraved Plate?, LARGE PAPER. The plate on page 288, “Silent the guest surveyed the crowd”, engraved by Charles..... Read More about The Social Day: A Poem, in Four Cantos
London: Printed by J.(ames) Moyes, Greville Street for James Carpenter & Son, Old Bond Street; and R. Ackermann, Strand, 1823. First Edition, Large Paper copy. The First Steel-Engraved Plate?, LARGE PAPER, WITH INDIA PROOFS. The plate on page 288, “Silent the guest surveyed the crowd”, engraved by Charles Warren, the..... Read More about The Social Day: A Poem, in Four Cantos
Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1925. First American edition. Read More about Woodcuts and Some Words. With an introduction by Campbell Dodgson
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1883 . Crane, Walter. First Edition. Read More about Pan Pipes: A Book of Old Songs, Newly Arranged, & with Accompaniments by Theo. Marzials. Set...
London: J.M. Dent & co., Aldine House, 1894. No. 202 of 650 copies signed by the publisher. Read More about Eight Illustrations to Shakespeare's Two Gentlemen of Verona
[Newcastle-on-Tyne: Printed by M. & M. Lambert], 1873. First edition, one of 100 copies printed. One of 100 Copies. Dedicated to Thomas Westwood, Esq., the bibliographer of angling literature Includes "In Memoriam. Izaak Walton" and "Of Fysshynge with an Angle" Read More about Chaplets from Coquet-side
London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co.; Hamilton, Adams & Co. New York: Scribner & Welford, 1883. Facsimile of 1976 of the Scolar Press. Read More about Crawhall's Chap-Book Chaplets
London: The Cresset Press, 1929. Copy number one of only 30 numbered copies on hand-made paper. 105 Drawings. Together with all 105 original signed drawings, those for the frontispieces hand-colored, together with a separate proof for each of the frontispieces, hand-colored and signed by the artist, the majority of the..... Read More about The Palace of Pleasure With an Introduction by Hamish Miles