Paris: Ca. 1830. A superb collection of illustrations by the Johannot brothers to Sir Walter Scott. Read More about Album of illustrations to Walter Scott
s.l: s.n, 1945. One of 15 Hors Commerce copies from an edtion of 215. Thirty-one erotic illustrations each of which is accompanied by a four line poem. Read More about 31 Devises à l'usage des grands
[Ca. June 2, 1980]. Read More about "'Il Penseroso,' by John Milton”
Chicago: R.R. Donnelley and Sons, ca. 1920. Read More about Color Lithograph: Advertising poster for “Bradley Knit Wear / For Freedom, Health &...
London and Paris: Limited Edition Printed for Subscribers, 1903. Now for the First Time translated and adapted. Read More about Tortures and Torments of the Christian Martyrs from the "De Ss. Martyrum Cruciatibus"...
Nuremberg: Abr. Wagenman, 1617. First edition thus. Hoe copy. Described as "Editio II," this is actually an enlarged edition of a work original published in 1597, documenting prize medals made for students of the Altdorf academy in Nuremberg. "The most remarkable example of [emblems and numismatics coming together] is the..... Read More about Emblemata anniversaria Academiae Noribergensis, quae est Altorffii ... opus philologicum
Hildburghausen & New York: Bibliographischen Institut, 1854. with 48 finely engraved steel plates, most depicting American scenes: the White House; Philadelphia; Illinois; Westpoint; Fort Snelling, Minnesota; Niagra Falls; the Stone Walls, upper Missouri; New Orleans; Colorado River, etc. Read More about Meyer's Universum, oder Abbildun und Beschreibung des Sehenswertheften und Merkwürdigsten der...
Paris: Bibliotheque des Curieux, Edition réservée aux souscripteurs, n.d. [c. 1910]. Number 508 of 760 copies, curiously numbered 1-5, 506-1256 and 5 lettered. Part of "Le Coffret du Bibliophile" series. Read More about Souvenirs d'une Cocodette écrits par Elle-même. Introduction, Essai Bibliographique par...
[Paris]: Dépens de Quelques Bibliophiles, n.d. No. 206 of 275 copies on Vélin d’Arches. Read More about Chryséis, Danseuse Etrusque
Paris: chez A. & G. Mornay, 1926. Arnoux, Guy. First Edition, No. 280 of a limited edition. With Original Drawing. With an original watercolour drawing on the endpaper by Arnoux and a salutation to André Pereire avec l'amitié invsable de Guy Arnoux." Read More about La Bataille
probably German: [c. 1880?]. Read More about Young boy with blue kerchief and stick
Paris: Librairie Hachette & Cie, 1878. Bida. Read More about Aucassin et Nicolette. Chantefable du Douzieme Siecle. Traduite par A. Bida. Révision du Texte...
New York: Harrison Smith and Rober Haas, . Printed in France "Achevé d'imprimer le 17 Janvier 1933 par Columna et Mourlot Frères à Paris." "Published simultaneously in Paris by the Domino Press (whose logo is on the back cover) , in England by Faber and Faber, and in the U.S...... Read More about Powder. The Story of a Colt, A Duchess and the Circus
Paris: "Les Joies Secrètes" 1944. First edition, one of 1,000 copies from an edition of 1,053, this copy being number 200. Ilustrated throughout by De Hand. Read More about Le Cahier d'Amour
Paris: H. Delloye et Victor Lecou, Éditeurs, Rue des Filles-Saint-Thomas, 13, place de la Course, 1838. First Illustrated edition, first printing, with all first printing points as enumerated by Carteret. A Classic of French Illustration. First illustrated edition of Balzac’s renowned 1831 novel, his first major commercial success, lavishly produced..... Read More about La Peau de Chagrin. Études sociales
Paris: F. Ferroud, 1904. First edition with these illustrations, ONE OF 400 COPIES, this unnumbered copy marked 'Réservé' and INSCRIBED BY THE PUBLISHER ("souvenir de bonne confraternité"). Twenty Princesses in Verse and Drawing. Banville's exquisite sonnet-portraits of the languid beauties are perfectly complemented by the delicate and lush eroticism of..... Read More about Les Princesses
Paris: Arnauld de Vresse [stamped imprint added below of Roe Lockwood and Son, New York, [ca. 1878]. With Baric's amusing sketches. Read More about Ou Diable l'Esprit va-t-il se Nicher?
Haarlem: The Pleiad, 1927. First edition thus. Number 388 of 550 copies. Designed by Frederic Warde & Printed by Jon Enschedé. Read More about Fantasio. A Comedy in Two Acts. Translated by Maurice Baring
Paris: Librairie Paul Ollendorff, n.d. Nouvelle édition. Djuna Barnes' Copy. Djuna Barnes's copy, specially bound for her by her literary executor Hank O'Neal. The illustrations were an early inspiration for Barnes woodcut-style illustrations in Ladies Almanack and Ryder. Read More about Les Images d'Épinal … Préface par Maurice Barrés
London: George Virtue, 1840. First edition, state A of volume II with Contents list numbered. Originally published in 30 parts without text, and appearing here for the first time in expanded book form, this is a beautiful series of views, showing principal cities and scenic views, engraved from drawings Bartlett..... Read More about American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature
Paris: Edward W. Titus, 1928. No. 221 of 800 copies. Scott Cunningham’s Copy. Scott Cunningham (1956-1993) was the author of many books about Wicca, and is recognized as one of the most influential authors in the field of natural magic. Read More about Little Poems in Prose. Translated by Aleister Crowley …
[Paris: Perrotin, 1847; 1850]. Read More about Proof engravings to Oeuvres de Béranger, Ma Biographie
Paris: L. Cateret, 1899. Henriot. Number 41 of a total edition of 200. Copies 26 to 200 "sur papier velin fabriqué specialement par la Papeteries du Marais" Read More about Les Evenements de Pontax. Ecriture manuscrite et aquarelles originales apres Henriot
Paris: L. Curmer, 1858. Johannot, Tony. Tony Johnannot Engravings on China Paper. Read More about Paul and Virginie
Lugduni: Apud Haered. Seb. Gryphi, 1558. Published by Sebastian Gryphius, a German bookseller and printer who settled in Lyon in the 1520s. Described by Febvre and Martin as the "Prince of the Lyon book trade" in the 1540s, he supported local humanist culture and used the italic type developed by..... Read More about Testamenti Novi. Editio Vulgata
Paris: Ernest Bourdin, . Ginain, Eugène. First edition. A stunningly fine copy in publisher’s binding, the gilt looking like it was stamped yesterday. “Le cartonnage spécial de l’éditeur est agréablement orné” (Carteret). Read More about Une Saison à Aix-les-Bains