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A Nation and Its Books: A History of the Book in Wales by Philip Henry Jones And Eiluned Rees (editors)

Aberystwyth: National Library of Wales, 1998. Fine, unread copy, in jacket with insignificant traces of use.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine....

From Renaissance Books

CA$200.00


Libraries In China

Peiping China: Library Association of China , 1935. Yellow cloth covers slightly soild at edges and spine, name inked on free front endpage (this book appears to be a library rebinding of this 1935, 132-page booklet). "Papers Prepared on the Occasion of t...

From Chequamegon Book Company

$175.00


Facsimile + text of the Book of Taliesin by Evans, J. Gwenogvryn [editor]

Llanvedrog: Issued to subscribers only - Series of Old Welsh Texts, 1910 [iv], xlviii, [2]-177 p. Additional pages vi b+c are added to the preliminary pages and two pages are added after p169. With the pages of facsmile facing the transcripts. 800 copies ...

From Stephen Rench

£180.00


Catalogue of the Citizen's Free Library of Halifax, N. S. by Halifax Ftee Library

Halifax: Press of J. R. Findlay, 1900. Abour fine but for darkened spine, and minor soiling to back cover. Very tight, apparently unread copy, 165 pages. . First Printing of the First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +....

From Renaissance Books

CA$150.00


The Bibliomania, or, book-madness; a bibliographical romance. Illustrated with cuts. New and improved edition, to which are now added preliminary observations, and a supplement including a key to the assumed characters in the drama. by DIBDIN, Thomas Frognall

[8], xiv, 618, 64, plus indexes, [4] pages.Full leather binding with five raised bands and gilt title. Inner gilt dentelles with marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Leather to joints, leading edges of boards, and corners rubbed with marginal loss on corner...

From John Atkins Books

€400.00


An Introduction to the Knowledge of Rare and Valuable Editions of the Greek and Latin Classics; including the Scriptores de re Rustica, Greek Romances, and Lexicons and Grammars: to which is added a complete Index Analyticus:..... by Dibdin, Thomas Frognall

Holborn Hill, Oxford, and Cambridge : Printed for W, Dwyer, Hanwell and Parker, Cooke, Deighton, and Barrett, 1804. Second Edition, Enlarged and Corrected , 1804, bound in contemporary full vellum, red leather labels with gilt lettering and rules at spin...

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,000.00


Notes on the ERAGNY Press, and a Letter to J. B. Manson by Lucien Pissarro

One of 500 copies - privately printed by Brooke Crutchley, University Printer - Cambridge University as the Christmas book for 1957. With block prints and engravings. Edited and with a supplement by Alan Fern...

From Peyton Wilson

$425.00


MR. PIRATE A ROMANCE by [ Bookselling Fiction]: Shiffrin, A.B

New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1937. Cloth. Light rubbing at crown of spine, otherwise a very good or better copy in modest tanned pictorial dust jacket with shallow loss at crown of spine and tear at top edge of lower panel. First edition - but denoted t...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$125.00


English Books 1475-1900. A Signpost for Collectors by SAWYER, Charles J. and F. J. Harvey Darton

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1927. Hardcover. Fine-/Near Fine-. Two thousand sets of this book have been printed at the Riverside Press . . ." Tall, thick 8vo: xvi,[2],8-368; viii,423,[1]pp, with frontispiece, folding plate and 98 further full-page illustrat...

From Fine Editions Ltd

$165.00


RAPPORT SUR LES RECHERCHES, RELATIVES A L'INVENTION PREMIERE ET L'USAGE LE PLUS ANCIEN DE L'IMPRIMERIE STEREOTYPE, FAITES, A LA DEMANDE DU GOUVERNEMENT by [ Printing History]: Westreenen de Tiellandt, [W.H.J. van], Baron

La Haye: Imprimerie d'Etat, 1833. 61pp. plus four plates (3 folding). Octavo. Contemporary boards. Lower third of text lightly damp marked, some tears or nicks at fore-edge, one folding plate has a clean tear, with no losses, spine split. Withal, a good,...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$165.00


THE AFFAIR OF THE UNPRINCIPLED PUBLISHER. BY JOHN H. WATSON, M.D. AS DISCOVERED BY... by [Holmes Pastiche]: Garland, Lawrence

New Castle: Oak Knoll Books, 1983. Cloth and boards. Trace of foxing to spine, otherwise fine. First edition. limited issue. Title-page device by John DePol. One of 50 numbered copies, specially bound and signed by the author and illustrator, from a tot...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$150.00


ABUNDANT BIBLIOPHILES: HUBBARD WINSLOW BRYANT ON THE PRIVATE LIBRARIES OF PORTLAND 1863-1864 by Stoddard, Roger E

Portland, ME: The Baxter Society, 2004. Quarter gilt morocco and pastepaper boards. Plates. As new. First edition, deluxe issue. Preface by Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. One of thirty specially bound copies, signed by the author, denoted for Benefactors, f...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$500.00


THE ALL-EMBRACING DOCTOR FRANKLIN by Rosenbach, A. S. W

Philadelphia: Privately Printed, 1932. 45,[3]pp. Large octavo. Half morocco and cloth over boards, t.e.g.. Portrait. Crown and toe of spine rubbed, otherwise fine. First edition. One of 198 numbered copies for private distribution. An essay in large part...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$750.00


The History and Motives of Literary Forgeries, Being the Chancellor's English Essay for 1891 by Chambers, Edmund Kerchever

Oxford and London: B. H. Blackwell and Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. Good; Wraps soiled, one inch tear to top corner of front wraps, "C" inked . on front wraps, pages toned.. 1891. Softcover. Printed tan wraps with side stitched thread binding. N...

From Old Saratoga Books

$150.00


The Innocence of Objects by Orhan Pamuk

English ,264 pages, new .never used...

From Libroist

$105.00


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