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"Pardon Me Roy" and Other Amazing Puns by Introduction by T.T.H. (Timothy T. Hawley) - 1980

by Introduction by T.T.H. (Timothy T. Hawley)

"Pardon Me Roy" and Other Amazing Puns by Introduction by T.T.H. (Timothy T. Hawley) - 1980

"Pardon Me Roy" and Other Amazing Puns

by Introduction by T.T.H. (Timothy T. Hawley)

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Universal City, MO: The Cerberus Press, 1980. SCARCE, the third publication of Timothy Hawler's Cerberus Press, one of 90 copies. Near Fine, faint crease top corner front wrapper In Near Fine jacket with corresponding crease. Set by hand in Deepdene, with display in Engravers Shaded. The text paper is Warren's Olde Style, sewn into covers of Fabriano Ingres Heavyweight, with wrappers of Canson Mi Tientes. It was printed on a Chandler and Price New Series 8 x 12 platen press. SCARCE, OCLC locates 10 institutional holdings, not found in current commerce. . First Printing. French Wrappers. Near Fine/Near Fine. 6 1/4" x 6 1/2".
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  • Publisher The Cerberus Press
  • Place of Publication Universal City, MO
  • Date Published 1980
  • Size 6 1/4" x 6 1/2"
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Of Kings Treasuries
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Of Kings Treasuries

by John Ruskin

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Printed at the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh on hand-made water-marked paper in red and black.100 pages with each text page of the lecture decorated with floral initial letters and borders in the Arts & Crafts style by Christopher Dean. Overall size c.8.1/4 x 6.inches. c.21 x 15 cm. A very good copy.
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Bluthenstaub (pollen)
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Bluthenstaub (pollen): Herausgegeben von Ludwig Goldscheider.

by Novalis; (Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg)

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A fragment from Novalis which was first published by the Schlegel brothers in 1798 in Athenaeum first volume, first part. Finely printed in Koch Fette Deutsche Schrift on Deutschem japanpapier in blue and black in a total edition of 350 copies. This copy being 'Verlagsexamplar' (publishers copy) same as the 300 copies edition..Overall size c.10.1/4 x 7.3/8 inches. c.26 x 19 cm. pps. 40.Although undated, as the 5th. publication of Phaiden Druck, it would appear to be around the first year of the founding of the Phaiden verlag in 1923. Base of spine a little rubbed o/w a near fine copy.
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Masters of Crime

Masters of Crime: Lionel Davidson & Dick Francis

by Michael Johnson editor

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This book is aimed at collectors of Lionel Davidson and Dick Francis books. It was developed with Davidson and Francis - is a tribute book involving two major thriller writers with an introduction by Len Deighton. It comprises interviews with the subjects, a critical look at the development of the adventure/thriller form by Michael Johnson (owner of Scorpion Press and contributor to books on crime writers), and an annotated bibliographies, book summaries, including print run sizes.The book is signed by Francis and Davidson and is numbered 1/250.. crime
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The Field Diary of A Confederate Soldier   While Serving with the Army of Northern Virginia
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The Field Diary of A Confederate Soldier While Serving with the Army of Northern Virginia

by Draughton Stith Haynes

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Darien: The Ashantilly Press, 1963. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. NF/VG/1st ed. One of only 400 original copies, in excellent condition. The jacket is whole, no nicks or tears. There's a large lighter area on the front panel, otherwise the jacket would be Fine. The book is clean, unmarked, no foxing, no darkened areas. The cloth over the boards is clean with great color; the paper label on the front panel appears new. The binding is tight and the corners are sharp. 44pp. with a portrait frontis and wood block illustrations. Published by Ashantilly Press, one of Georgia's premier small presses. Scarce. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage, mailed boxed, and I can have it in the mail tomorrow. BRSEC
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Adolphe
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Adolphe: Anecdote trouvée dans les papiers d'un inconnu

by Benjamin de Constant

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La Haye, A.A.M. Stols Editeur, 1942 [= 1941], 8vo, pp. xix, 155 (6); tranches de tête dorées; reliure toile d'éditeur (green buckram), et reliée avec une couverture en papier gris (deux plats + dos), à la Stols. - Tiré à 125 exemplaires seulement, numérotés, tous sur vélin de Hollande G.H. Bührmann. - Cette édition du roman psychologique de Constant, sobre certes, imprimée clandestinement pendant la guerre sous l'occupation allemande, est une merveille, montrant bien le panache de l'éditeur Stols. Le volume contient les préfaces de la deuxième (1816) et la troisième (1824) édition du roman (ici pour la première fois selon Stols), ainsi qu'une notice bibliographique d'Alexandre Stols lui-même, assez intéressante et importante. A la fin il a encore ajouté une 'justification de la typographie'. - Très belle typographie d'ailleurs, en caractères 'Romanée' (dessiné par Jan Van Krimpen), et composée à la main, pour une grande partie, par le bibliophile/typophile Emile van der… Read More
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Of Kings Treasuries
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Of Kings Treasuries

by John Ruskin

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Printed at the Ballantyne Press, Edinburgh on hand-made water-marked paper in red and black.100 pages with each text page of the lecture decorated with floral initial letters and borders in the Arts & Crafts style by Christopher Dean. Overall size c.8.1/4 x 6.inches. c.21 x 15 cm. A very good copy.
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Bluthenstaub (pollen)
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Bluthenstaub (pollen): Herausgegeben von Ludwig Goldscheider.

by Novalis; (Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg)

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A fragment from Novalis which was first published by the Schlegel brothers in 1798 in Athenaeum first volume, first part. Finely printed in Koch Fette Deutsche Schrift on Deutschem japanpapier in blue and black in a total edition of 350 copies. This copy being 'Verlagsexamplar' (publishers copy) same as the 300 copies edition..Overall size c.10.1/4 x 7.3/8 inches. c.26 x 19 cm. pps. 40.Although undated, as the 5th. publication of Phaiden Druck, it would appear to be around the first year of the founding of the Phaiden verlag in 1923. Base of spine a little rubbed o/w a near fine copy.
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Masters of Crime

Masters of Crime: Lionel Davidson & Dick Francis

by Michael Johnson editor

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1873567782
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The Field Diary of A Confederate Soldier   While Serving with the Army of Northern Virginia
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The Field Diary of A Confederate Soldier While Serving with the Army of Northern Virginia

by Draughton Stith Haynes

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Darien: The Ashantilly Press, 1963. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. NF/VG/1st ed. One of only 400 original copies, in excellent condition. The jacket is whole, no nicks or tears. There's a large lighter area on the front panel, otherwise the jacket would be Fine. The book is clean, unmarked, no foxing, no darkened areas. The cloth over the boards is clean with great color; the paper label on the front panel appears new. The binding is tight and the corners are sharp. 44pp. with a portrait frontis and wood block illustrations. Published by Ashantilly Press, one of Georgia's premier small presses. Scarce. Comes to you in an acid free document bag for storage, mailed boxed, and I can have it in the mail tomorrow. BRSEC
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Adolphe
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Adolphe: Anecdote trouvée dans les papiers d'un inconnu

by Benjamin de Constant

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La Haye, A.A.M. Stols Editeur, 1942 [= 1941], 8vo, pp. xix, 155 (6); tranches de tête dorées; reliure toile d'éditeur (green buckram), et reliée avec une couverture en papier gris (deux plats + dos), à la Stols. - Tiré à 125 exemplaires seulement, numérotés, tous sur vélin de Hollande G.H. Bührmann. - Cette édition du roman psychologique de Constant, sobre certes, imprimée clandestinement pendant la guerre sous l'occupation allemande, est une merveille, montrant bien le panache de l'éditeur Stols. Le volume contient les préfaces de la deuxième (1816) et la troisième (1824) édition du roman (ici pour la première fois selon Stols), ainsi qu'une notice bibliographique d'Alexandre Stols lui-même, assez intéressante et importante. A la fin il a encore ajouté une 'justification de la typographie'. - Très belle typographie d'ailleurs, en caractères 'Romanée' (dessiné par Jan Van Krimpen), et composée à la main, pour une grande partie, par le bibliophile/typophile Emile van der… Read More
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Printing Digital Type on the Hand-Operated Flatbed Cylinder Press

Printing Digital Type on the Hand-Operated Flatbed Cylinder Press

by Lange, Gerald

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Chatwin Books, 2018. Trade Paperback. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" New!
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PRIVATE PRESS.|THE
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PRIVATE PRESS.|THE

by Cave, Roderick

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New York: Watson - Guptill, 1971. cloth, dust jacket. 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 376 pages. First U.S. edition. Jacket lightly soiled, else a fine copy. Traces the development of the private press over the last 500 years. 83 figures in the text and 72 plates. Better printed than the second edition and containing some material not present in the first edition and thus still desirable.
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Nomi no Kai
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Nomi no Kai

by Minegishi, Shinsuke

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Wessel & Lieberman Booksellers, 2006. Limited Edition. Wraps. Used - Like New. [4]pp. Black & white frontispiece by Shinuske Minegishi, reproduced from the original engraving. One of 75 copies (from an edition of 100, signed and numbered by Minegishi). Designed by Rollin Milroy and printed by David Clifford at his Black Stone Press. Sewn into a Canson paper wraps. A Fine copy. // A previously unpublished essay by the artist, paying homage to a group of six Japanese wood engravers 'who were responsible for reviving the art form in that country'. Published to accompany the artist's first solo exhibition in the United States, at Wessel & Lieberman Booksellers, November 2006.
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The First Ten
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The First Ten: A Penmaen Press Bibliography

by Peich, Michael; Michael McCurdy

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Lincoln: Penmaen Press, 1978. First Edition, one of 500 copies printed. This copy SIGNED by McCurdy twice, at Title and Afterword. Woodcuts by McCurdy. Bibliographically describes all Penmaen Press books, broadsides and ephemera 1968-1978, with additional items. Includes 16 pp. of photographs of contributors: Peich, McCurdy, Lynd Ward, Allen Ginsberg and others. A demonstrable work of love. 9½ x 6½.. Near Fine original blue cloth-covered boards blind stamped with gilt lettering to spine in like dust jacket.
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The Eye of Heaven: a Narrative Poem
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The Eye of Heaven: a Narrative Poem

by Efird, Susan

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Abattoir Editions, 1982. First Edition. Trade Paperback. No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Copy #84 of 150 numbered copies printed letterpress by Harry Duncan. A good copy (has faint dampstaining to text margins).Wood-engravings By Michael McCurdy.
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The Orchard Book of Nursery Rhymes (Signed, Limited Edition in Slipcase)
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The Orchard Book of Nursery Rhymes (Signed, Limited Edition in Slipcase)

by Faith Jaques; Zena Sutherland

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9781852132736
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1852132736
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London: Orchard Books, September 1990. Hardcover. Signed Limited Edition. Quarter-bound in dark grey cloth with dove grey sides. Silver titles and top edge. Silver silk ribbon marker. Illustrated endpapers. Dove grey slipcase. Presentation copy of a Limited Edition of 250 copies. Flat-signed by illustrator Faith Jaques, the noted children's book author, illustrator, artist, and advocate. Fine book in a Near Fine slipcase. Not from a library. 88 pages. Profusely illustrated.
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Baudin in Australian Waters: The Artwork of the French Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands,...
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Baudin in Australian Waters: The Artwork of the French Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands, 1800-1804: With a complete descriptive catalogue of drawings and paintings of Australian subjects by C.-A. Lesueur and N.-M. Petit from the Lesueur Collection at the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, Le Havre, France

by Charles-Alexandre Lesueur; Nicolas-Martin Petit; Jacqueline Bonnemains (ed); Elliott Forsyth (ed); Bernard Smith (ed)

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9780195547870
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Melbourne: Oxford University Press Australia, October 1988. Hardcover. First Edition. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Upper corners lightly bumped. Jacket lightly rubbed with a single one inch tear to front bottom edge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiii + 347 pages. Over 300 illustrations. Heavy book: extra charges for expedited or international shipping. Captain Nicolas Baudin's early 19th-century voyage of scientific discovery to Australia is a little-known event in French and Australian history. Yet that voyage played an important part in the history of Australian and Pacific colonization, and in the long story of worldwide scientific exploration. Departing Le Havre in 1800, Baudin's expedition comprised two ships--the Naturaliste and the Géographe--and 238 men, including 22 scientists. For most of the next three-and-a half years they travelled along the western and southern coasts of Australia, charting the coastline and… Read More
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Catalogue of the Private Collection of Paintings Belonging to Peter A. Schemm Philadelphia, PA
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Catalogue of the Private Collection of Paintings Belonging to Peter A. Schemm Philadelphia, PA

by [SCHEMM, Peter A.]

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Philadelphia: [privately printed] Beck Engraving Company, 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Small quarto, unpaginated. Hundreds of black and white halftone plates, depicting the various paintings. On the opposite leaves, printed in red ink, are the painting titles and artists. A front blank contains a tipped-in photograph of Schemm, surrounded by his bounty of paintings. A crisp, clean copy in the publisher's red cloth, stamped in gilt. Very minor dust-soiling to the cloth, and an owner's name on the front free endpaper, else a rather crisp, sharp example; near fine. A very nice production.
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A Song About Major Eatherly
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A Song About Major Eatherly

by Wain, John

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Iowa City, Iowa: Qara Press, 1961. Hardcover. Near Fine -. Baasch, Norman. [16] p.: 2 linoleum cuts; 27 cm. Original light blue paper over boards with white paper label on front board, printed in black. "Printed by Gerald M. Stevenson, Jr. on Curtis Rag paper with linoleum cuts by Norman Baasch. Of an edition limited to 190 cpies, this is copy 25." -- colophon. This poem first appeared in The Listener on Aug. 6, 1959. Major Claude R. Eatherly was one of the pilots involved in the atomic bombing of Japan in World War II. In Near Fine- Condition: cover lightly soiled; pages are clean and crisp.
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Choice of Churches
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Choice of Churches

by Michael Harrison

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In addition to writing the introduction, the author also assembled the text by various authors: Peter Porter, D.H. Lawrence, Father Bernard Walke, Jack Clemo, John Whitworth, Thomas Hardy, Charles Causley, Canon Hawker, Patricia Beer, and Sabine Baring-Gould. Lavishly illustrated with scraperboard drawings by Alan Richards. These drawings range from quarter-page images to two-page spreads. The boards are covered in a paper printed with another scraperboard drawing by the artist. 12 1/8 x 8 3/8 inches. 48 pages. Number 128 of an edition of 326 copies (36 of which were hand-colored under the direction of the artist). Signed by Richards and Harrison.
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