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[Printed and Manuscript Mock-up for:] BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE PUBLISHED WORK OF ALBERT RUTHERSTON [cover title] by [Rutherston, Albert]: Balston, Thomas [compiler]

[Np but UK, 1925. [12]pp. partially filled with letterpress or manuscript, filled out with many blank leaves. Quarto. Bound up in decorated paper over stiff wrapper, with manuscript label (27.5 x 18 cm). edges of wrapper darkened, mended chip to spine, b...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$375.00


Archive by CARTER, John

A fine archive of three original drawings by the English "mouth artist" John Carter, two letters by his biographer, a copy of the revised edition of Carter's Memoir, and related materials. A fine collection of three original drawings by Jo...

From Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

$3,000.00


GRAPHIC ILLUSTRATIONS OF WARWICKSHIRE by Jaffray, James

1862. Jaffray, James. GRAPHIC ILLUSTRATIONS OF WARWICKSHIRE. Birmingham: Thomas Underwood, 1862. pp.[viii], 119pp. frontispiece engraving, 31 engraved plates, 13 vignettes. 4to. Contemporary green half calf/marbled paper boards, edges of textblock marble...

From Columbia Books, Inc. ABAA/ILAB

$450.00


Paintings of Cornwall and the Scillies by Jackson, Kurt

Plymouth, Devon: White Lane Press, 1999. First edition. Trade softcover. Published Plymouth, Devon: White Lane Press, 1999, first printing. Folio wrappers, 12" x 11 7/8", color frontis+36pp. text with b/w and color photos and illustrations plus ...

From The Wild Muse

$125.00


Whistler As I Knew Him by Menpes, Mortimer; Menpes, Dorothy

London: A & C Black, 1904. First edition. Hard cover in original patterned cloth. Published London: A & C Black, 1904. 4to., 9" x 10 3/4", xxvi+153pp., illustrated with 125 black and white and color, full page plates, all with tissue gua...

From The Wild Muse

$195.00


" Miscellaneous Drawings " by JEFFREY COOK, W

ALBUM, circa 1950s. 8 original watercolour sketches, 6 of which have titles attributing the work to W. Jeffrey Cook, for Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. Various sizes but typically 280 x 190 mm. Highly finished drawing depicting mid-nineteenth century scenes...

From Roger Collicott Books

£500.00


The Works of William Hogarth, in a Series of 150 Steel Engravings... : with descriptions and comment on their moral tendency, to which are added anecdotes of the author and his works by J. Hogarth and J. Nichols. In Two Volumes by Hogarth) Rev. John Trusler; J. Hogarth and J. Nichols

London: E. T. Brain & Co. Two volumes, no date (circa 1838-1840), in contemporary half calf over marbled boards, backs ornately decorated in gilt, marbled end papers and edges. Very Good, Vol. I missing marbled front end page, marbled boards rubbed, e...

From Dale Steffey Books

$300.00


SAILING-SHIPS AND BARGES OF THE WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN AND ADRIATIC SEAS. A SERIES OF COPPER PLATES ENGRAVED IN THE LINE MANNER... by Wadsworth, Edward

London: Etchells & Macdonald, 1926. Quarto. Cream linen spine and orange cloth over boards, stamped in gilt. Faint dust soiling to spine, trace of normal offsetting to endsheet gutters, otherwise a fine copy in lightly worn slipcase. First edition. Intr...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$900.00


Biographical Anecdotes of William Hogarth; with a Catalogue of His Works Chronologically Arranged; and Occasional Remarks by John Nichols )

London: Printed by and for J. Nichols, 1782. In contemporary full calf, rebacked early 20th c. in keeping, Very Good, boards worn at edges, toning rear paste down, internally quite clean and bright.. Second Edition, Enlarged and Corrected. Full Calf. Very...

From Dale Steffey Books

$200.00


THE MYSTERY AND OTHER POEMS by [Fraser, C. Lovat]: Hodgson, Ralph

Westminster: Printed by A.T. Stevens for Flying Fame, 1913. Blue wrappers, printed in gilt. Illustrations. Light use at overlap edges, otherwise near fine. First edition. One of twelve numbered copies printed on Japan vellum for presentation, signed by t...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$650.00


THE BULL by [ Fraser, C. Lovat]: Hodgson, Ralph

Westminster: Printed by A.T. Stevens for Flying Fame, 1913. Blue wrappers, stamped in gilt. Illustrations. Near fine. First edition. One of twelve numbered copies printed on Japan vellum for presentation, signed by the author and artist. This copy has on...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$350.00


ROSSETTI AND HIS CIRCLE by Beerbohm, Max

London: Heinemann, 1922. Quarto. Gilt cream cloth, a.e.g. Frontis and 22 mounted color plates. Some heavy offsetting to endsheets, otherwise a very good or better copy in defective (but uncommon) dust jacket. First edition, limited issue. One of 380 num...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$450.00


THE BULL by [Fraser, C. Lovat]: Hodgson, Ralph

Westminster: Printed by A.T. Stevens for Flying Fame, 1913. Blue wrappers, stamped in gilt. Illustrations. Near fine. First edition. One of twelve numbered copies printed on Japan vellum for presentation, signed by the author and artist, and with the int...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$650.00


ALMANACK FOR 1888 by Greenaway, Kate

London: George Routledge, 1887. 12mo. Gilt pictorial green cloth, a.e.g. Color illustrations. First edition, clothbound issue. Printed by Edmund Evans. Very near fine, with panels of the printed dust wrapper laid in....

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$225.00


[An Album of Plates from:] COSTUME OF THE LOWER ORDERS OF LONDON by Busby, Thomas L

[London: Published for T.L. Busby, by Messrs. Baldwin & Co., 1820. Engraved title plus 18 (of 23) handcolored etchings. Quarto. Bound up without letterpress in early 20th century unsigned full brown morocco, t.e.g. Joints rubbed, and upper joint cracking...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$450.00


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