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FOLLIES OF THE YEAR...A SERIES OF COLOURED ETCHINGS FROM PUNCH[']S POCKET BOOKS 1844- 1864. WITH SOME NOTES BY SHIRLEY BROOKS by Leech, John

[ London]: Bradbury & Evans, [ ca. 1866]. Oblong small quarto. Publisher's three quarter red morocco and gilt pictorial cloth, a.e.g. Corners a bit rubbed, light foxing to prelims and blank plate guards, otherwise a very good copy. First edition. An albu...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$450.00


The Earth Fiend by William Strang

Number 72 / 150 copies signed by the author/illustrator William Strang and printer of the etchings, Frederick Golding. Text on hand-made paper and etchings on jap vellum. Etched title page and 10 full page etchings all in very good condition. Usual off-se...

From vincentgbarlow.co.uk

£195.00


Flaxman's Classical Compositions by John Flaxman

The four works are bound as one. The Iliad (Engraved from the Compositions of John Flaxman, R. A. Sculptor) ; The Odyssey (Engraved from the Compositions of John Flaxman, R. A. Sculptor,); (Total for Homer's works, 75 plates.) Hesiod (Engraved from the ...

From Phantom Tollbooth

$850.00


Destinations. With illustrations by Paul Nash. by Thomas, R. S

Celandine Press. Shipston-on-Stour. 1985. No 266 of a limited edition of 300. Crown 8vo. 30, (1)pp. 3 plates by Paul Nash tipped in. Original quarter cloth, marbled boards, gilt lettering to spine bound by Woolnough Fine Bindings. Printed on Hahnemuhle mo...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£95.00


Rivers in the Desert by John Millican

Designed and printed by Edward Burret at the Penmiel Press. No.32 of a limited edition of 60 copies signed by the author, illustrator and designer. A further presentation inscription by the designer Edward Burret on the front free end-paper to Barbara San...

From vincentgbarlow.co.uk

£135.00


Life in London; Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in Their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis. by Egan, Pierce

[Egan, Pierce], Life in London; Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq. and His Elegant Friend Corinthian Tom, Accompanied by Bob Logic, the Oxonian, in Their Rambles and Sprees through the Metropolis. By Pierce Egan. Author of Walks through Bath, Sp...

From G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB

$1,750.00


AMERICAN SCENERY; or Land, Lake, and River. Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature. (Two Volumes) From Drawings by W. H. Bartlett, Engraved in the First Style of the Art, By R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, Brandard, Adlard, Richardson, &c. by Bartlett, W. H., illustrator; Willis, N. P., Text

London: George Virtue, 1840. First edition. 2 volumes bound in 3/4 green leather with raised bands, all edge gilting, marbled endpapers. Published London: George Virtue, 1840. Large 4to., 8 3/4" x 11", 140pp.,+map+66 engravings+engraved title; s...

From The Wild Muse

$1,750.00


"Christie's" 1766 to 1925: Christie's Auction House Records by Marillier, H.C

"CHRISTIE'S" 1766 TO !925. a VERY NICE COPY IN A RARE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. Many Illustrations. Printed in Great Britain By Robert Maclehose and Co., Ltd., The University Press, Glasgow. Used. Very Good-/Good Original Dust Jacket. Very rare thus. 7 3/4 X ...

From Mary Riversong

$624.95


POEMS OF DEATH by Pool, Phoebe [ed]

London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1965. Pictorial cloth. Color lithographs (including binding) by Michael Ayrton. First edition. A few instances of marginal spotting, hence very good copy in near fine dust jacket with small tear at crown of spine mended o...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$100.00


[Two Untitled Wood Engravings] by Austen, John

[Np: The Artist, 1930. Two original wood-engravings, printed in black on tissue, images 8 x 10 cm and 10 x 10 cm, with narrow margins, tipped at an early point to two slightly larger sheets. One has two small spots of bleedthrough from the tipping adhes...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$175.00


William Hogarth (Fine Binding, in Two Parts) by Dobson, Austin

London: Sampson Low, Marston & Company, Limited , 1891. SIGNED BY AUTHOR at Limitation Page. The large paper issue, limited to 150 copies signed by Dobson, this copy number 78, being one of the 100 copies for England, there were also 50 copies printe...

From Dale Steffey Books

$2,000.00


Angelica Kauffmann, R.A. Her Life and Her Works by Manners, Lady Victoria and Dr. G.C. Williamson

London: John Lane Company/The Bodley Head, 1924. This is a very good hardcover copy in the original binding: brown paper-covered boards and cream cloth spine with black leather spine label, titled in gilt. Very clean inside and out. A few previous owner m...

From Design Books

$250.00


Charles Conder: by Frank Gibson

First edition in the first issue binding after a design by Conder. 120 plates, some in colour, collated. Contains a catalogue of the lithographs and etchings and a list of works. Sine slightly faded but a very good copy with a few foxing spots to the firs...

From vincentgbarlow.co.uk

£150.00


Hogarth Illustrated from His Own Manuscripts; Third Edition, in Three Volumes by Ireland, John

London: Messrs. Boydell & Co., 1812. Finely bound in later 19th c. dark green straight-grain morocco, covers with double gilt rules bordering ornate gilt decorations and then an ornate blind tooled border, backs with gilt decorations and lettering, al...

From Dale Steffey Books

$1,250.00


Art and Letters; an illustrated quarterly. by Art and Letters

Volume 1 complete in 4 issues. July 1917 -June 1918. Original wrappers with title and an illustration by Charles Ginner on upper covers. Illustrated by various artists including:- Lucien Pissarro, Walter Sickert, E. McKnight-Kauffer, Paul Nash, Gaudier-Br...

From vincentgbarlow.co.uk

£395.00


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