Accame, Jorge (text); Pitcher, Jonathan (trans); Dennerline, Thorsten (illus).
Vermont: The Bird Press. Limited Edition. Hardcover. "The basis of this book is a dynamic text/image collaboration between writer and im- age-maker. The collaborative process consisted of texts and images sent back and forth in dialogue with one another, each element continuing on from the last. This created a freely..... Item #8771
Israel: Even Hoshen, 2010. Limited Edition. Original Wraps. A facsimile of what is believed to be the first automobile marketing publication printed in Hebrew. "This booklet is a facsimile reprint edition of the original catalog of the Ford Model A. In this reproduction we strived to maintain the quality of... Item #8733
New York: Harrison House, 1984. Second Printing. Hardcover. Photographs by Curtis Bruce, Introduction by David Niven, Foreword by William Randolph Hearst, Jr. From the library of noted architect and writer on architecture, J. Sadler. Sadler was prone to marginalia and laying in clippings and ephemera related to a given book’s..... Item #4975
Ainsworth, William H.; Cruikshank, George (illus).
The Pictorial Tower of London:. With a Full and Complete Index. With Ninety-Three Large Illustrative Engravings.
Philadelphia, PA: T. B. Peterson & Bros, nd. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Minor shelf/edge wear, ffep missing, small closed tear at the gutter near head of the first blank, else tight, bright and unmarred. Green textured cloth beveled boards, intricate gilt lettering and decorative elements, in blind decorative elements, brown..... Item #5726
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1911. Second Edition. Hardcover. Widely considered one of Dulac's best works. Though obviously flawed, the presence of [most of] the very scarce DJ is quite unusual. Overall, a handsome copy of this significant work. Minor shelf/edge wear, touch of glue toning at preliminaries, minor foxing at... Item #6032
London: Faber & Faber, 1952 . First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Ownership signature of noted architect and writer on architecture, J. Sadler. Overall, a handsome copy, increasingly uncommon in such nice condition. Small bookseller plate at rear pastedown, owner signature at ffep, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows light shelf/edge... Item #4813
Paris: Maxime Cottet-Dumoulin, 1949. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated by Paul Jouve with 13 colored etchings, 3 of which are double-page and a separate suite of the etchings in black and white. Text printed within red borders, each page with Egyptian-themed headpiece heightened in brownish gold. A few tissueguards creased, pale... Item #7577
Las Vegas, NV: Rainmaker Editions, 2002. Limited Edition. Hardcover. A short story by Banks illustrated with three engravings by Barry Moser. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Slipcase bright and clean. Beige cloth boards, spine label, matching slipcase. Small 8vo. 53pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Numbered limited edition, this being __ of 399. Item #7311
Barbauld, Anna Letitia; Edgeworth, Maria; Scott, Walter Sydney [ed]; Sandford, Lettice (illus).
Letters of Maria Edgeworth and Anna Letitia [Laetitia] Barbauld. Selected from the Lushington Papers and edited by Walter Sydney Scott.
Berkshire: Golden Cockerel Press, 1953. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated with 14 hand-coloured drawings by L. Sandford. Christopher Sandford notes in Cock-A-Hoop, "Joan Hassall was to have engraved the illustrations for these vivacious letters from two popular contemporaries of Jane Austen, but she was so busy at the time that the... Item #7186
Barber, Joel D; Grand, Gordon (trans); Fuller, Arthur C (illus).
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1939. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Light shelf/edge wear, rebacked (original spine repaired and laid down), owner plate at front pastedown, signed by author, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Red leather boards, gilt lettering and decorative elements, frontispiece [lacking publisher's box and glassine dj]. 12mo. 108pp. Illus... Item #8319
Edinburgh: King Penguin Books, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Includes 16 full page color plates (each of a different species of duck). Increasingly hard to find in presentable condition. Ownership signature at the ffep, hint of sun at spine, else tight, bright, and unmarred. DJ priceclipped, light sun at the spine... Item #7120
Baskin, Leonard (illus); Baskin, Hosea, Lucretia, and Lisa.
New York: Viking Press, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Tight, bright, and unmarred. DJ shows minor shelf/edge wear, small stain at rear, else bright. Quarterbound, green cloth spine, burnt umber paper boards, gilt lettering, blue endpages. 4to. np. Illus. (color plates). Signed by the artist at the ffep. Item #7688
Baskin, Leonard (illus); Baskin, Hosea, Tobias and Lisan (text).
New York: Viking, 1972. First Edition. Boards. Minor shelf/edge wear, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows light, even toning, else clean. Printed paper boards. Small 4to. 26pp. Illus. (color plates). Inscribed by Hosie Baskin to an old friend. Item #7686
Baskin, Leonard (illus); Maslow, Jonathan (author).
Leeds, MA: The Gehenna Press, 2003. Limited Edition. Hardcover. "Continuing a collaboration that began with Maslow's brilliant Owl Papers and Gehenna's monumental Semblant...completed the year before the artist's death...Densely textured, xylographically inventive, Baskin vests his woodcuts and etchings with myriad layers of ambiguity..." (from the colophon). A brilliant collection of..... Item #6670
Baudelaire, Charles; Aldrich, Jonathan (trans); Hildreth, Alison (illus).
Portland, ME: Wolfe Editions, 1998. First Edition/Limited Edition. Hardcover. Letterpress printed by David Wolfe. An exceptional production piece, with gilt onlay, cut-aways and burn-throughs. Very complex to print and bind. A pristine copy. Tight, bright and unmarred. Quarterbound, black cloth spine, mustard paper boards, paper onlay, black ink lettering and... Item #4150
Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merill Company, 1903. Later Edition. Hardcover. With eight color plates and black and white illustrations throughout. Appears to be fourth/fifth edition, second state. A rather nice copy of this early edition. Light shelf/edge wear, spine lightly sun touched, head and heel rumpled, rear board shows unusual color shift..... Item #1291
Dublin: The Salvage Press, 2015. Limited Edition. "No trace anywhere of life, you say, pah, no difficulty there, imagination not dead yet, yes, dead, good, imagination dead imagine... So begins Beckett’s ‘Imagination Dead Imagine’, a short prose text first published in French in Les Lettres nouvelles in 1965. Its..... Item #8779
New York: Platt and Munk, 1951 . Hardcover. Wounderfully rich illustrations including coverage of the Magpie, Oriole, Belted Kingfisher, Cedar Waxwing, Meadowlark and many more (28 total). In most cases, both the male and female are illustrated. Seldom found in such nice condition. A very handsome copy. Gift inscription on... Item #2805
London: Jarrold & Sons, 1894. First Edition/First State. Hardcover. Approx. 75 drawings by Rackham (and numerous by others). (Latimore & Haskell, 3) Overall, a handsome copy of this rather scarce Rackham title. Light shelf/edge wear, touch of toning/sunning to spine, else tight, bright and unmarred. Grey cloth boards, black and... Item #4021
Beston, Henry; Coatsworth, Elizabeth; Day, Maurice (illus).
Chimney Farm Bedtime Stories.
New York: Holt Rhinehart and Winston, 1966. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. DJ professionally de-acidified. Overall, a handsome copy of this charming work, in quite uncommon DJ. Very minor shelf/edge wear, gentle bump at heel, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows light shelf/edge wear, light chipping at head and heel..... Item #3865
Bishop, John Pease; Wilson, Jr., Edmund; Artzybasheff, Boris (illus).
The Undertaker's Garland.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Edmund Wilson's first book and Bishop's second. A collection of prose and poetry about death. Overall, a nice copy of this rather uncommon volume. Stunning illustrations. Light/moderate shelf wear (three corners through), spot of white paint at heel, spine label faded/toned..... Item #2062
Point Reys Station: Floating Island Publications, 1992. First Edition Thus. Original Wraps. Tight, bright and unmarred. Brown paper wraps with black ink lettering and decorative elements, Japan paper endpages. 12mo. np. Illus. (b/w plates). Limited edition of 2000 copies. Item #6455
Curley Harper at Lakespur:. From the Famous Newspaper Cartoon.
New York: Lynn Publishing Co. 1935. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Due to the design, overall construction quality and the fact that most were read to death by small hands, these volumes are seldom found in especially good condition. Overall, a very handsome copy. Light shelf/edge wear, light toning at text... Item #2789
Bisbee, AZ: Pequeno Press, 1994. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Signed by author and illustrator. “A parody of all TV pitchmen about a product that cures absolutely everything (Bradbury 512). Tight, bright, and unmarred. Tan patterned paper boards, title on mirror mylar insert on cover. 65x68mm. 39pp. Illus. (color plates). Numbered limited... Item #7429
Paris: Daniel Conte, 1978. First Edition. Original Wraps. A slightly different take on Pied Piper, Jack and the Beanstalk; Hansel and Gretel; Rumplestiltskin; and three iterations of Little Red Riding Hood. Light shelf/edge wear, light even rubbing to wrappers (typical of issue), else tight, bright, and unmarred. Printed paper wrappers... Item #6317