Newtown: Bird and Bull Press, 1984. Letter "D(m)" of 25 Special Copies, with the extra folio suite of... Read More about English Book Prospectuses. An Illustrated History
Private press books with a focus on the Derrydale Press, the Hakluyt Society, the Ashendene Press, Eric Gill, William Morris, the Kelmscott Press, the Grabhorn Press and the Limited Editions Club.
London: William Pickering, 1835. Read More about The Poetical Works of
Cambridge, Mass: Byerly Printing Company, 39 Hammond Street, June, 1901-March 1902. First edition. VERY RARE. Charming amateur production. Read More about The White Dog. A Monthly Magazine
San Francisco: John Henry Nash, 1918. First Edition. Read More about A Canticle of Praise. First delivered in the Greek Theatre at the University of California and...
[San Francisco: The Grabhorn Press, 1929]. Number 46 of 300 copies. Read More about Relation that Alvar Nuñez Cabeça de Vaca gave of what befel the armament in the Indias...
San Francisco: The Grabhorn Press, 1929. Copy no. 94 of 300 copies. Read More about Relation that Alvar Nuñez Cabeça de Vaca gave of what befel the armament in the Indias …...
New York: Crosby Gaige; John Day; Fountain Press, 1928; 1926; 1929. Dwiggins, W.A. First editions. Ballades: one of 831 signed copies; Sonnets: one of 676 signed copies. Cabell’s Poems, Finely Printed. Choice copies of Cabell’s verse, published in finely printed editions during the peak of his popularity. Read More about Ballades from the Hidden Way [And:] The Music from Behind the Moon. An Epitome. [And:] Sonnets...
Glasgow: Robertus et Andreas Foulis, 1750. Large Paper. Very good copy, formerly owned by the Barons Home of the Hirsel. Read More about Caii Julii Caesaris et A. Hirtii de rebus a Caesare gestis Commentarii. Cum fragmentis....
Stamford, Ct: Overbrook Press, . One of 150 copies. Designed by Margaret Evans. Read More about The Overbrook Press Bibliography 1934-1959. Compiled by Herbert Cahoon. Foreword by Frank Altschul
[Waltham St Lawrence]: The Golden Cockerel Press, . Number 61 of 100 copies. Read More about The Lottery Ticket done into English by Richard Phibbs
New York: Rariora Press, 1930. No. 538 of 1000 copies. Read More about Poor Fool
London, England: The Harvill Pres Ltd, . Schmid, Elsa. One of 110 copies were printed on Fabriano, a mould made paper, made in Italy. The type 12 point Palatino, set at Huxley House, New York. The book printed at the Olsen Press, Newark...with the kind permission of the Haverill Press..... Read More about The Poems of St. John the Cross. Spanish Text with a Translation by Roy Campbell. Preface by M.C....
Boston: David R. Godine, Publisher, 1973. First edition, Deluxe Issue, one of 250 copies. This Book has been set, designed and printed under the supervision of Martino Mardersteig at the Stamperia Valdonega in Verona. The type is Bembo. The calligraphy for the scores is by Edith McKeon Abbott and the..... Read More about Selected Songs of...Selected and Prefaced by W.H. Auden. Intoduction by John Hollander
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1935. First edition, one of 1250 copies. In Dust Jacket. A splendid copy of this book of indescribably delightful cartoons of an old-guard pack of hounds, originally appearing in the pages of The Sportsman magazine. Read More about The Belvidere Hounds
New York: The Press of the Woolly Whale, 1935. No. 93 of 250 copies. Read More about The Estivation of Two Mao Tzu. Being an informal and occasionally frivolous account of our...
North Hills, Pa: Bird & Bull Press, 1982. One of 500 copies. Read More about A Pair on Printing. Atkyns' The Original and Growth of Printing. William Caslon and the first...
London: Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1902. First edition. Second Series, no. 10. Including a bibliography of Abyssinia, pp. civ-cxxxii. Read More about The Portuguese Expedition to Abyssinia in 1541-1543, as Narrated by Castanhoso, with Some...
Boston: C.F. Libbie, 1901. ALL THREE PARTS. with Parts 2 & 3. Read More about Catalogue of the Valuable Private Library of the late Frederick W. French, of Boston, member of...
New York: Published by Alfred A. Knopf, 1933. First edition thus. The book was set by hand by Pynson Printers under direction of Elmer Adler. Read More about December Night. A Scene from Willa Cather's novel "Death Comes for the Archbishop"
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1983. No. 780 of 1500 copies, signed by the artist. Read More about A Lost Lady. With an Introduction by John Hollander
New York: Brentano’s, [October],1906]. Printed at the Merrymount Press. Read More about The Life of Benvenuto Cellini, Written by Himself. Edited and Translated by Johns Addington...
Prague: 1931, 1932, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938. Read More about Cesky Bibiolofil
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1937. Brown, Paul. First Edition, No. 423 of 1250 copies. Read More about Training Hunters Jumpers & Hacks
Philadelphia: The Centaur Press, 1938. First Edition. Poem written for music by Harl McDinald, intended “to be a major work for a woman’s chorus and orchestra, a poem that had vigor and passion, a poem that voice a deep emotion in the hearts of contemporary American women.” (Author’s note). First..... Read More about Lament for the Stolen. A poem for a Chorus
London: Chiswick Press, 1893. No. 11 of 13 copies printed on vellum (there were also 88 copies printed on paper). One of 13 Copies on Vellum. This work consists of two important ordinances issued by the Spanish monarchy on November 20, 1542, and June 4, 1543. Under the active influence..... Read More about The New Laws of the Indies for the Treatment and Preservation of the Indians Promulgated by the...
Golden Cockerel Press, 1929-1931. Gill, Eric. Copy no. 358 of 485 copies (total edition of 500). Eric Gill's Canterbury Tales. Universally acknowledged to be one of Gill's greatest achievement, and deservedly sought after as one of the finest illustrated books of the twentieth century. Read More about The Canterbury Tales