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Ecritures Ancienne Volume 1 of the Oeuvres De Jean Midolle by Midolle, Jean

Strasbourg : D'Emil Simon Fils , 1834. This is a very good hardcover copy in the original binding of brown marbled paper boards with an all-over green design. There is a large printed paper label with the title inset in an elaborately lithographed Got...

From Design Books


Tabernacle. by [Circle Press] Ron King

London:: Circle Press,, 2001.. Edition of 50. 33 x 23 x 23 cm, seven-drawer black cabinet. Designed to celebrate seven generations of printing in the King family. Case I: "Hole", a bound book with verse, graphics, and history concerning the...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC



London: Morrison & Gibbs. Very Good+. 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Bound in clean dark green cloth with gilt decoration on front cover and title on spine. All edges gilt, Marble endpaper, and a pictorial color frontispiece. This volume contains e...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller


[Color Plate] Select Views of London. With Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Some of the Most Interesting of its Public Buildings by PAPWORTH, J[ohn]. B[uonarotti]., 1775-1847

London: Printed for R. Ackermann, 101, Strand, by J. Diggens, St. Ann's Lane, 1816. Half-Morocco. Fine. Imperial 8vo: [8],159,[1]pp, with 76 delicately hand-colored aquatints (five folding), by J. Hamble and Joseph Constantine Stadler after Papworth and...

From Fine Editions Ltd


The Colophon; A Book Collectors' Quarterly Part Five, 1931 by Elmer Adler, Burton Emmett, and John T. Winterich, Editors: David B. Milne

New York: The Colophon , 1931. Near Fine, a bit of toning to boards, spine evenly browned, lacking the dust jacket, with a Fine SIGNED BY ARTIST David B. Milne print titled "Hilltop: A Drypoint in Two Colors", printed by the artist at Palgrave,...

From Dale Steffey Books



New York: The Press of the Woolly Whale, 1933. Quarter cloth and boards, printed label. Fine in slightly worn glassine dust jacket. First edition. One of two hundred numbered copies printed on Arnold handmade paper for private distribution, with an extra...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


Phaidros: A Search for the Typographic Form of Plato's Phaedrus by Stauffacher, Jack W

San Francisco: Jack W. Stauffacher. Very Good; Covers faintly toned, head of spine bumped.. 1978. Softcover. Printed white stapled wraps with photograph image of bust of Plato on front cover. Limited to 1000 copies. A tall, thin book measuring 12.5 x 6....

From Old Saratoga Books


Pressing Matters. by [Aliquando Press] Leonard F. Bahr, Paul Hayden Duensing, Rollin Milroy, and William Rueter

[Dundas], Ontario, Canada:: The Aliquando Press,, 2013.. Edition of 50. 7 x 11"; 60 pages. Letterpress printed using Palatino and Optima types with Egmont Inline initials and a variety of the Press' typographic resources. Printed on Hahnemü...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC


Worte machen das Unendlich enlich (VI) / Words make the Infinite Finite (VI). by Hänni, Romano

Basel, Switzerland:: Studio for Design,, 2015.. Standard Edition of 187 copies. 3.25 x 4.75"; 10 pages. Leporello structure. Hand composed and handprinted in four colors: black, red, blue, and yellow. Striped paper band closure. Numbered. Text in G...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC


Bertholp Fototypes E1 by Gorissen, Gotz Gunnar

Berlin: H Berthold, 1974 White/black dustjacket, a few tears, in 5 languages. 458 pgs. Rare Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. First Edition.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. ...

From Open Door Books


ALPHABETICAL TABLES Rightly Resolving Sundry Questions, Problems & Demands, &c. by Coggeshall, Howard

Utica, NY: Howard Coggeshall, 1941. SCARCE. From the "Book of Knowledge, Treating of the Wisdom of the Ancients, Written by ERRA PATER, Doctor of Astronomy and Physic, Born in Bethany in Judea". One of an unnumbered but small edition printed for...

From Dale Steffey Books


Speaking in Faces by [Virginia Center for the Book]

Charlottesville:: Virginia Center for the Book,, 2017.. Edition of 25. 8.9 x 11"; 112 pages. Printed letterpress on Crane's Lettra paper (300 gsm). Body text in Garamond. Labels in Gill Sans. Boards covered in marbled paper crafted by Lindsey Me...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC


La cortigiana: poemetto romantico di C.R.R. by Author not stated (initialed C.R.R.)

Italia: n.p., 1835. Very Good/Apparently unrecorded booklet with text and illustrations produced completely in lithograph. The text reproduces an italic calligraphy that must have been lettered in reverse on stone, or written out on transfer paper befor...

From Rodger Friedman Rare Book Studio


Liber singularis de optimorum scriptorum editionibus quae Romae primum prodierunt post divinum typographiae inventum, a germanis opificibus in eam urbem advectum: plerisque omnibus earum editionum seu praefationibus, seu epistolis in medium allatis. Cum b by Quirini, Angelo Maria

Lindaugiae: J. Ottonis, 1761. Book. Near fine condition. Hardcover. Quarto (4to). Books about books; printing; [4], 5-266, [10] pages, including index, errata; 22.7cm; full white pig-skin binding, blind tooled, 2 clasps; 6 facsimiles; some foxing; Italian...

From Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)


PRINTING DESIGN AND LAYOUT. The Manual for Printers, Typographers and all Designers and users of Printing and Advertising. Including specimens of over five hundred typefaces and a series of thirty-six type calculation charts. With a foreword by Beatrice L. Warde. Profusely illustrated with examples and diagrams by STEER. VINCENT

Virtue & Co. Ltd. London. Circa 1934. FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. (11.3 x 8.7 inches). Fine copy in a fine leather binding of full dark green morocco. Spine with raised bands, decorated in gilt. Compartments ruled, decorated and lettered in gilt. Decorativ...

From Paul Foster Books


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