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Falbalas and Franfreluches by Barbier, George

Paris: Meynial, 1925. First Edition. George Barbier. A complete and excellent set of the five annual issues illustrated with a total of sixty beautiful pochoir plates, complete with decorated pochoir title pages. 'Falbalas and Franfreluches' (Fr...

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$15,000.00


Pandosto by Robert Greene

Printed and sold by Clarke Conwell at the Elston Press, New Rochelle, New York, in black and red on hand-made paper. pps. iv plus 57. Overall size c.10. x 6.5/8 inches. c.25 x 17 cm. One of a limited edition of 160 copies. Name stamp of Sydney H. Caslon S...

From vincentgbarlow.co.uk

£95.00


The Well at the World's End by William Morris

Full limp vellum with faded gilt particulars to spine in custom black cloth and red morocco slipcase. Deckled edges. Silk ties oxidized and lacking; modest spotting to top edge (see image). 496 pp. 8 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

$5,000.00


Moby Dick by Melville, Herman; Kent, Rockwell [Illustrations]

New York: The Lakeside Press, 1930. First Edition Thus. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition thus, limited to 1,000 copies. Three volumes in publisher's acetate jackets, in aluminum slipcase. Presentation copy signed by Rockwell Kent on the front free...

From Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

$18,500.00


FROM GARDEN TO GALAXY by Lubbock, J. G

London: Bertram Rota, 1980. Quarto. Gilt decorated pebbled morocco by George Percival, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Fine in slipcase. First edition of the sixth in the sequence of Lubbock's artist's books, limited to eighty numbered copies, printed by Will ...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$800.00


Japanese Art. a phase in colour-prints by BARNETT, P. Neville

Sydney: Privately printed by the Beacon Press, 1953. First Edition. Standard de-luxe edition of one hundred and sixty copies (total issue of two hundred copies). Quarto, tipped colour plates throughout; original cream cloth, a near fine copy. As a publis...

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$1,850.00


The Centaur. The Bacchante by Maurice de Guerin translated by T.S.Moore

Printed at the Ballantyne Press for the Vale Press on Arnolds unbleached hand-made paper. 38 pages, Overall size c. 9.1.4 x 5.1/2 inches, illustrated with 5 wood-engravings by T.S.Moore. Edition limited to 150 copies, the most limited of all the Vale Pres...

From vincentgbarlow.co.uk

£265.00


Kitab al ta'ir al ghirrid fi wasf al barid (The songbird in describing the post) about the post history by Nu'man effendi Antone (a member of the Ehyptian post)

Cairo: al- Muktataf press, 1890 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Un usual work on the history of the post in Arabic printed in Egypt 1890. 232 p. including introduction with dedication to Joseph Pasha Saba, the general ...

From Archive

$1,500.00


Fugitive Pieces in Verse and Prose by Walpole, Horace (1717-1797)

[Twickenham]: Strawberry Hill Press. 1758. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Contemporary full calf with five raised bands on spine, spine lable bearing gilt titles and elaborate gilt decoration to rest of spine, boards with gilt tooled border and inside gilt den...

From double B books

£394.95


CAVALCANTI POEMS by Pound, Ezra [trans]

[New York]: New Directions, 1966. Small folio. Quarter vellum and fabriano over boards, stamped in gilt, t.e.g. Fine in slipcase, with printed label. First edition in this format. From a total edition of two hundred copies (ten on Japan and 190 on Pescia...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$2,250.00


Cunts (Upon Receiving the Swingers Life Club Membership Solicitation) by Updike, John

New York: Frank Hallman, 1974. 276 copies of this book printed by Andrew Hoyem, San Francisco, of which 250 are numbered, 26 lettered, and the entire edition is signed by the author. This is copy number 91.. SIGNED AND NUMBERED LIMITED EDITION. First Edit...

From Dale Steffey Books

$225.00


Venus and Adonis by [William Shakespeare] Doebler, John (editor) and Introduction

Tempe, AZ: Pyracantha Press, 1984. Limited Edition. Quarto. Limited Edition. One of 30 numbered proof copies, signed by book designer, editor, and press director. The present copy is number 7. [8], 8, [60]pp. Based on Shakespeare's First Quarto, 159...

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$450.00


Goethes Buch Suleika, gefolgt vom Schenkenbuch. Dem Westöstlichen Divan entliehen und mit ... Farblithographien versehen von Max Peiffer Watenphul. Ein Liebhaberbuch. by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

Frankfurt am Main, Ars Librorum / Gotthard de Beauclair, (1966). . Nr. 175 von 370 Expl. im großzügigen Druck auf Velin d'Ar-ches (GA: 380), im Druckvermerk vom Künstler und Buchge-stalter signiert. Unteres Kapital ganz leicht sprenkelfleckig. Die T...

From Antiquariat Reinhold Pabel

€1,100.00


THE ANALECTS OF CONFUCIUS ... by Confucius

Shanghai: Printed for Members of the Limited Editions Club by the Shanghai Press, 1933. Quarto. Open-sewn decorated cloth over limp wrappers. Frontispieces. Light foxing, publisher's descriptive announcement tipped to rear pastedown with two small tabs o...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$300.00


The sonnets. Preface by Robert Graves by Shakespeare, William

London: The Swallow Press, 1975 [xvii], 154, [3] pages + 20 pages of plates. Numbered 80 of the 300 copies printed. Signed by Robert Graves, Edward Burrett and Clarke Hutton. Bound in full Niger leather by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. Spine just lightly fadin...

From Stephen Rench

£425.00


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