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THE ROYAL DRESDEN GALLERY: BEING A SELECTION OF SUBJECTS ENGRAVED AFTER PICTURES, BY THE GREAT MASTERS: VOLS. I - II
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THE ROYAL DRESDEN GALLERY: BEING A SELECTION OF SUBJECTS ENGRAVED AFTER PICTURES, BY THE GREAT MASTERS: VOLS. I - II

New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1860. Brown thick leather boards stamped decoration with black and gold. Back boards same illustration and title. 5 raised bands to spine. Gold gilt all page edges. Rubbing/wear to leather around edges. Marble decorated endpapers. Book is very tight. Foxing througout but the majority of the 138 steel graved plates are not touched by the foxing. Tissue guards before each plate. Please ask me for photos on this before purchasing. I am always happy to send them. This is a very heavy book.. Leather. Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$236.00

Household Stories from the Collection of the Bros; Grimm
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Household Stories from the Collection of the Bros; Grimm

Macmillan & Co. And New York, 1886. Translated from the german by Lucy Crane. Green Boards with blindstamped design. Top and bottom edge of spine covered frayed, corners bumped. Illustrated frontpiece of The Sleeping Beauty. Tissue covered title page. No indication of other printing date. Filled with B/W lovely illustrations. Foxing limited to front endpaper. Some interior pages a bit smudged mostly in very good condition. 269 pages. Please ask for detailed photos if interested. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Walter Crane. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$145.60

AQUARELLISTES CONTEMPORAINS. Histoire de l'acquarelle. Odilon Redon, Auguste Rodin, H. E. Cross, E. A. Bourdelle, Paul Signac, Toulouse Lautrec
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AQUARELLISTES CONTEMPORAINS. Histoire de l'acquarelle. Odilon Redon, Auguste Rodin, H. E. Cross, E. A. Bourdelle, Paul Signac, Toulouse Lautrec

By Claude Roger-Marx

Paris Folio - contains 10 beautiful Reproductions, by the artists: Redon, Rodin, Cross, Bourdelle, Signac and Toulouse-Lautrec. Contains Table of Reproductions; 3 pages on information about these artists; an Introduction of two pages which are uncut; A title pages exactly like the front cover in black and red and ten wonderful reproductions in color with info on the back of each piece. The paper is beautiful and all of the text is in french. The paper boards cover is protected by clear material and has kept this portfolio in fine condition. Always happy to send detailed photos at your request. States that Edmond Vairel is Editor.. Card Covers. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$260.00

The making of the Bruce Rogers World Bible
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The making of the Bruce Rogers World Bible

By Targ, William

Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Co., 1949. Red Boards with gold design on upper board. Light mark where a glass was placed. Bright white pages with large print. Stated: Bruce Rogers, designer A. Colish, printer and the World Publishing Company have made this book for presentation to their friends. Of the 1875 copies printed, 500 are for sale. THIS copy iw no. 613. Laid in a type written letter from Argosy bookstore, New York City, dated June 29, 1961 - quoting the price of the book at that time and signed by Judith Cohen. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

DURER: Monographs on Artists

By Knackfuss, H

BIELEFELD & LEIPZIG VELHAGEN & KLASING, 1900. Cream and red boards with gold gilt to upper boards and spine. Glassine skin dust jacket has seen better days. Slipcase in fair to good conditions . Book itself is near Fine with unmarked pages. 134 illustrations.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$69.00

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown, in Nottinghamshire
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The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Renown, in Nottinghamshire

By Pyle, Howard

Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. Profusely illustrated with red eagle wings and black line drawing with gold gilt printing to title. 296 pages including epilogue. Many b/w illustrations by Pyle throughout. Frontpiece with tissue guard depicting the Merry Friar carrieth Robin across the water. 1/2 inch tear to top of spine cover. Cover is pulling away, but still attached. Always happy to send detailed photographs! Eight parts with each having chapters, plus epilogue. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Pyle, Howard . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$156.00

Flight  (Signed and Limited)
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Flight (Signed and Limited)

By Steinbeck, John

California: Yolla Bolla Press, 1984. Large demy Quarto, grey patterned boards with paper title lable. 52 pages printed letterpress on mouldmade paper and produced by Cartiere Enrico Magnai in Pescia, Italy. Limited to 250 copies, this copy being Number 133. SIGNED BY WALLACE STEGNER AND KARIN WIKSTROM. Light Mauve Slipcase. Beautiful stark color lithographs by Karen Wikstrom. "Flight" is a story of a boy becoming a man and the consequences of his particular right of passage. LAID IN: A hardstock printed card from Carolyn and James Robertson, the Yolla Holla Press, thanking the buyer for the purchase and explaining about the variation in each copy because of the handwork involved in this book. Also, included is the original "bill" from Glen Bookss, Inc. with the original price in 1984. Always happy to send detailed photographs on request. MINT.. Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Karen Wikstrom. Limited Edition.

$440.00

Florak Keepsake for 1950
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Florak Keepsake for 1950

By Keese, John Editor

New York: Leavitt and Company, 1850. Beautiful blindstamped decorations and bright gold gilt design to upper and lower boards. top and bottom of spine edge chipped tand and corners bumped. Foxing throughout. Tissue guards on the full page engravings. Seems to have protected them because the foxing is less on these pages. The colors in these engravings are unbelievably VIVID. Gold gilt upper boards. Always happy to send detailed photographs. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$200.00

Moonsailors
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Moonsailors

By Smith Buckley

LaJolla and London: Green Tiger Press, 1985. Dustjacket over Wrappers. Beautiful Full page illustrations. First Edition and First Printing STATED. Always happy to send detailed photographs on request.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Salt & Truth (Inscribed)
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Salt & Truth (Inscribed)

By Adams, Shelby Lee

Richmond, Va: Candela, 2011. Wonderful B/W Photographs by Adams throughout. Book and Dust jacket are in PERFECT condition. INSCRIBED by Shelby Lee Adams on second title page. Always happy to send detailed photographs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine (As New)/Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$95.00

Christmas Drawings for the Human Race
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Christmas Drawings for the Human Race

By Nast, Thomas (INSCRIBED)

Franklin Square New York: Harper & Brothers, 1890. Large tan pictorial cloth . INSCRIBED and SIGNED on first free endpaper by Th Nast. Boards a bit soiled and wear to spine edges and bumped corners. Interior pages very good with engraved frontis and 60 full page illustrations by Nast.Thomas Nast (September 27, 1840 – December 7, 1902) was a German-born American caricaturist and editorial cartoonist who is considered to be the "Father of the American Cartoon".[1] Among his notable works were the creation of the modern version of Santa Claus, and Uncle Sam (the male personification of the American people), as well as the political symbols of both major United States political parties: the Republican elephant and the Democratic donkey. ALWAYS Happy to send detailed PHOTOS to serious buyers.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. Illus. by Thomas Nast. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$3900.00

Miniatures Du Moyen Age
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Miniatures Du Moyen Age

By Anna Maria Cetto

1950. Orbis Pictus (Volume 8). Card laid in from desk of Mireille Baumgartner (Agregee De 'Universite) . Hand written note to Carole . 20 pictures in vivid colors with gold gilt. Beautiful little book.. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Payot Lausanne. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$49.00

A Christmas Carol
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A Christmas Carol

By A. Trevor Crispin

London: Macmillan Elaborately decorated in design and gold gilt to upper board. Beautiful plates The printing is by R Clay, Sons and Taylor from designs by Mr and Mrs Trevor Crispin, which are based on originals from medieval manuscripts. Some wear to the the edges of the board, but in Very good condtion. Interior of book pages are loose. Pages are clean and the stunning gilt and color art is throughout the book. Gold gilt edges all sides.. Hard Cover. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$180.00

The Twilight Of The Gods

By Garnett, Richard

New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: John Lane Company, The Bodley Head Limited, 1924. Edited by Lawrence, T.E. B/W frontpiece. Stated: FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION. 28 full page illustrations. Original black boards with elaborate gold gilt decoration. Untrimmed side leaves, red upper leaves. Illustrated endpapers. 279 unmarked pages. Tight, very nice. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Henry Keen. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$108.00

My Life's History (edited By Otto Kallir)
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My Life's History (edited By Otto Kallir)

By Grandma Moses

Harper & Brothers, 1952. A-D. Pink boards with black spine. Grandmas moses title in black. Gold gilt title to spine. 16 plates by Grandma Moses in full color. Book's boards are like new. D.J. has tape across the back top edge. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Kate Greenaway Pictures
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Kate Greenaway Pictures

By Greenaway, Kate

London New York: Frederick Warne, 1921. From Originals presented by her to John Ruskin and other personal friiends with an appreciation by H.M. Cundall, I.S.O., F.S.A. Green boards with yellow spine. Gold gilt printing to title. Frontpiece with tissue guard of Kate Greenaway, plus many (20) tissue guarded colorful tipped in illustrations throughout. Each page is described with a title or information on opposite page of picture. Interior pages FINE. Paper is beautiful with untrimmed side and lower edges. Dust Jacket is brown with green printing with some soiling andclosed tears to corners. Always happy to send detailed photographs. Just a beautiful book.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. Illus. by Kate Greenaway. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$500.00

Almanack for 1884
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Almanack for 1884

By Greenaway, Kate

London New York: George Routledge and Sons Ltd Small darling book with each page a month with top half a color ilustration and the bottom half with each day and it's significance. For example, January 30th, Wednesday, Charles I. beheaded, 1649. Last few pages are text with info on royal family, post office regulations, etc. Front and back of book are mirror images of two children on a wooden fence staring at the moon with boarder in roses. Just a darling book. Just slight wear. . SoftCover. Very Good. Illus. by Kate Greenaway. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$119.20

The Pied Piper of Hamelin
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The Pied Piper of Hamelin

By Browning, Robert

London: George Routledge and Sons Ltd, 1888. [1888] Orange illustrated boards with 1-2 inch scraping to top of paper on upper board. Back board has illustration and a 1/4 " scraping to top edge. The first 20 pages are text of the story. Every page after that has full page colorful illustration with one sentence text. 64 pages. Edges of leaves blue. Green designed endpapers. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$316.00

JAPAN  (Sections XIII and  XIV)
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JAPAN (Sections XIII and XIV)

1898. Tan cover with burgandy design and backstrip. 13 & 14 (Two volumes of a 15 volume set). If you would like just one, I can split them up, just let me know. Always happy to send detailed photographs. Light soling and some small chips and tears to edge of cover. Section 13 has beautiful hand painted colorful flower frontpiece with silky tissue guard. Starts at page 309- ends at 334. Many b/w photographs, a few pastedown (full page) hand painted color designs. Interior pages fine. Section 14 starts on page 335 with frontpiece flower, and b/w photographs and a few color designs as well. Interior fine. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$216.00

Under the Window
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Under the Window

By Greenaway, Kate

McLoughlin Bros. Inc. No date, but ower's Inscription dated August, 1880. Hinges pulling. taped tears on two early pages, else very good. Vivid, colorful illustrations throughout. Boards have some edgewear. Green endpapers. Adorable book. Blue spine, green boards with Children encircling title square. Title is in red. Bluish green endpapers, Every page has double borderd lines. 64 pages.. Hard Cover. Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$180.00

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