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BACHELORÕS LONDON

By Whyte, Frederic

London: Grant Richards, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. Very good-/No dust jacket. MEMORIES OF THE DAY BEFORE YESTERDAY 1889 - 1914. London: Grant Richards, 1931. First edition. Holographic note signed by the author, tipped-in on front free endpaper. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth. Spine a little dull; a nick at top edge of back board; letter from author foxed. Overall quite good. Very good-/No dust jacket.

$60.00

ULYSSES; REVISED EDITION

By KENNER, HUGH

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. Revised edition. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. Revised edition. 182 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Dark blue leatherette. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Minor scuffing and scratching to boards. Light foxing to edges of block. Pages clean and bright. Very good/No dust jacket.

$75.00

ESSAY ON THE DEVELOPMENT & USAGE OF BRASS PLATE DIES

By Ellenport, Samuel B

Boston: Harcourt Bindery, 19800. One of an edition limited to 500 copies, this being # 275. Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. Including a Catalogue Raisonne from the Collection of the Harcourt Bindery. Boston: Harcourt Bindery, 19800. One of an edition limited to 500 copies, this being # 275. Copious b/w illustrations, including photographic frontispiece laid on. Unpaginated. Hardcover. Large 4to. Beige cloth. Contrasting lettering label to spine. Corners of rear board bumped. Still, a very nice copy. Very good+/No dust jacket.

$225.00

MEMBERS OF THE GROLIER CLUB 1884-2009

By Smith, Carolyn L., compiler

New York: The Grolier Club, 2009. 223 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth. Head and heel lightly bumped; small tear to head. Still, a clean and bright copy. Very good/No dust jacket.

$25.00

ENEMIES OF BOOKS, THE

By Blades, William

London: Elliot Stock, 1894. Hardcover. Very good-/No jacket issued. Louis Gunnis and H. E. Butler. London: Elliot Stock, 1894. Preface by Richard Garnett. Numerous b/w illustrations. Illustrated by Louis Gunnis and H. E. Butler. 151 pp. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Red cloth. Gilt lettering and decorative stamp to spine, front and rear boards. Head, heel and corners bumped and rubbed; spine moderately faded; boards lightly soiled; moderate foxing; textblock sprung at gutters but still sound. Very good-/No jacket issued.

$52.00

BOOKBINDING BY HAND

By Eggeling, Arthur

New York: Eggeling Bookbindery, 1925. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. New York: Eggeling Bookbindery, 1925. Numerous b/w photographs. 29 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Lightly bumped and rubbed at head, heel and corners; light toning to page edges. Very good/No jacket issued.

$32.00

EIGHTEENTH CENTURY ARTISTS AND ENGRAVERS. WILLIAM WARD A.R.A., JAMES WARD R.A.: THEIR LIVES AND WORKS

By Frankau, Julia

New York, NY: Macmillan and Co., Ltd, 1904. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. New York, NY: Macmillan and Co., Ltd, 1904. First edition. With 30 photogravures. 333 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Gray-green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and front board. Bumped and rubbed at head, heel and corners; toning to cover, spine and rear board; light, scattered foxing; page lightly toned; binding tight. A nice copy. Without portfolio. Very good/No jacket issued.

$125.00

PRINTING IN RELATION TO GRAPHIC ART

By French, George

Cleveland, OH: The Imperial Press, 1903. One of an edition limited to 1000 copies, this being #529. Signed by the author. 118 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Beige cloth backed, marbled paper covered boards. Moderate general wear to binding; pages lightly toned; spots of soiling to preliminaries; bookplate to ffp; occasional pencil annotation; binding tight. Very good/No jacket issued.

$28.00

SPECIMEN BOOKS ON TYPE FACES AND DECORATIVE MATERIAL

By Gildea, David

New York: David Gildea & Co, Inc, 1929. One of a limited specimen third edition, this being #638. 207 pp. Hardcover. 12mo. Green paper covered boards. Gilt decorative device to front board. Bumped, rubbed and worn to head, heel and corners; chipped to spine and hinges; rubbed and worn to cover and rear board; page edges lightly toned. Very good-/No jacket issued.

$25.00

PYNCHONÕS POETICS: INTERFACING THEORY AND TEXT

By [Pynchon] Berressem, Hanjo

Urbana and Chicago: U of Illinois Pr, [ 1993 ]. First edition. Softcover. Very good+/No jacket issued.

$27.00

JOHNSON AND BOSWELL: THE TRANSIT OF CALEDONIA

By Rogers, Pat

Oxford: Clarendon Pr, 1995. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Oxford: Clarendon Pr, 1995. 245 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth. Bookplate, else very good + in like dust wrapper. Very good+/Very good.

$76.00

ESSAYS ON POPE

By Rogers, Pat

Cambridge: Cambridge U. P, [ 1993 ]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. Cambridge: Cambridge U. P, [ 1993 ]. First edition. 263 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue paper covered boards. Small ink inscription; bookplate, else very good +. Very good+/Very good+.

$68.00

LE "DETECTIVE NOVEL" et L'Influence De La PensŽe Scientifique

By Messac, Regis

Paris: Librairie Ancienne HonorŽ Champion, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Paris: Librairie Ancienne HonorŽ Champion, 1929. First edition. 696 pp. Text in French. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth. 1/2 Ò closed tear at top of half-title; top fore-corner of text block bumped; final few pages chipped at top fore corner and along fore-edge. The pulp paper is beginning to tone along the outer edges. Overall, a very clean, nicer than usual copy. Very good/No jacket issued. (Oversized - extra shipping charges apply) (Insurance required to ship this item).

$350.00

AGE OF BLUFF: PARADOX AND AMBIGUITY IN RABELAIS AND MONTAIGNE

By Bowen, Barbara C

Urbana, IL: U. of Illinois P, [ 1972 ]. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Urbana, IL: U. of Illinois P, [ 1972 ]. First edition. Signed by the author. 168 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown cloth. A very good copy in a faded dust wrapper with a long scratch down the spine. Very good/Very good.

$60.00

ADTYPE WORK BOOK

By Adtype Service Co

Los Angeles, CA: Adtype , [ 1956 ]. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Los Angeles, CA: Adtype , [ 1956 ]. each page displays an individual type face in complete fonts. 498 pp. Hardcover. Folio. Black 4 ring binder. A very good copy of this exhaustive type face book. Very good+/No jacket issued. (Oversized - extra shipping charges apply) (Insurance required to ship this item).

$350.00

ROYCROFT BOOKS: A CATALOGUE AND SOME COMMENT CONCERNING THE SHOP AT EAST AURORA, NEW YORK, AND ITS WORKERS

By Roycrofters

East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters, 1900. FIRST EDITION. Softcover. Very good/No jacket issued.

$35.00

IRISH RESEARCH: A GUIDE TO COLLECTIONS IN NORTH AMERICA, IRELAND, AND GREAT BRITAIN
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IRISH RESEARCH: A GUIDE TO COLLECTIONS IN NORTH AMERICA, IRELAND, AND GREAT BRITAIN

By Lester, DeeGee, compiled by

New York: Greenwood Press, 1987 . Hardcover. Very good+/No dust jacket. New York: Greenwood Press, 1987 . 348 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Dark green cloth. A nice, clean copy. Very good+/No dust jacket.

$64.00

THREE ESSAYS: I - BOOK BUYING, II - BOOK-BINDING, III - THE OFFICE OF LITERATURE

By Birrell, Augustine

New York: The Grolier Club, 1924. One of an edition limited to 300 copies. Hardcover. Good+/No jacket issued. New York: The Grolier Club, 1924. One of an edition limited to 300 copies. Printed by Frederic Goudy for the Grolier Club. 26 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Gray cloth backed, paper covered boards. Boards soiled and stained, endpapers browned, but body of text very clean. Good+/No jacket issued.

$44.00

OBSERVATIONS, ANECDOTES, AND CHARACTERS OF BOOKS AND MEN COLLECTED FROM CONVERSATION VOLUME II ( ONLY )

By Spence, Joseph

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1966. -479 - 939 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Dark blue cloth. A clean, tight copy in a lightly soiled dust jacket. Very good+/Very good.

$48.00

BRINK OF ALL WE HATE: ENGLISH SATIRES ON WOMEN, 1660 - 1750

By Nussbaum, Felicity A

Lexington, KY: U. P. of Kentucky, 1984 . Hardcover. Very good+/Very good-. Lexington, KY: U. P. of Kentucky, ( 1984 ). 192 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Black cloth. nice, fresh copy in a spine faded and lightly, edge-worn dust jacket. Very good+/Very good-.

$48.00

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