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Contes De La Fileuse  (Tales from the Spinner)
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Contes De La Fileuse (Tales from the Spinner)

By Jerome Doucet

Paris: Ch. Tallandier, 1900. Limited edition. Wraps. very good. Color pictorial stiff wrappers. 112pp. Black and white illustrations by Alfred Garth Jones Copy #312 of an edition of 550. . Foxing. One inch closed tear at bottom of spine.

$200.00

The vicar of Wakefield
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The vicar of Wakefield

By Oliver Goldsmith

George Harrap & Co., 1929. First edition. Hardcover. very good. Bound in dark blue cloth with gilt lettering and design to cover and spine. 231pp. Pictorial endpapers. 12 full page color illustrations and others in black and white by Rackham. Frontispiece starting to separate.

$150.00

Le Mur  Tableaux Marocains De D'Amour
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Le Mur Tableaux Marocains De D'Amour

By E. Quetin

Ecole Du Livre Rabat, 1930. First edition. Wraps. very good. Octavo. Color pictorial wrappers. With 32 brilliantly colored full-page woodcut plates and vignetts. Also brilliantly colored decorations and intiials letters. This is copy #805 of 1000 numbered copies. Some age toning along edges of wrappers. Gift inscription of previous owner with her card taped to half-title page.

$200.00

Le Morte Darthur - The Birth Life and Acts of King Arthur of his Noble Knights of the Round Table their Marvellous Enquests and Adventures the Achieving of the San Greal and in the end Le Morte d'Arthur with the dolourous death and departing out of this world of them all
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Le Morte Darthur - The Birth Life and Acts of King Arthur of his Noble Knights of the Round Table their Marvellous Enquests and Adventures the Achieving of the San Greal and in the end Le Morte d'Arthur with the dolourous death and departing out of this world of them all

By Sir Thomas Malory

London: Folio Society, 2003. Limited facsimile edition. Hardcover. fine. Folio. Bound in full black goatskin with elaborate gilt design and lettering to cover and spine. Limited to 1000 copies. Black and white illustrations by Aubrey Beardsley. In slipcase. With pamphlet on "Thomas Malory, the Morte Darthur and Aubrey Beardsley." A fine copy in a fine box. Facsimile of the J.M. Dent edition of 1927.

$800.00

The Tempest
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The Tempest

By William Shakespeare

London: Chapman & Hall Ltd, 1908. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. Red cloth with gilt lettering and design to cover and spine. 129pp. 12 mounted color illustrations with tissue guards by Paul Woodroffe. Color pictorial endpapers. There is a chip to cloth at bottom of spine. Some light creasing to front cover. Gutters tight. In a protective mylar wrapper.

$75.00

Songs and Lyrics of Robert Burns
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Songs and Lyrics of Robert Burns

By William MacDonald

London: The Medici Society, 1920. Hardcover. very good/very good+. Large octavo. 220pp. Red cloth in scarce dust jacket. Nine full page mounted color plates by Russell Flint. There is some faint soiling at top front edges of cloth and light wear at top of cloth spine. Edge wear to cloth. Some "tanning" to front and rear endpapers. Dust jacket has some chipping at top of spine with light sunning to spine. Rare in dust jacket.

$350.00

Country Matters
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Country Matters

By Clare Leighton

Macmillan, 1937. Hardcover. very good/very good. Quarto. 160pp Black and white engravings by Clare Leighton. A nice copy in price clipped dust jacket. A bit of toning at gutters. Jacket has some light soiling and toning. In a brodart protective wrapper.

$45.00

All the Year Round
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All the Year Round

By James Whitcomb Riley

Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill Co., 1916. Hardcover. good. Quarto. Blue cltoh with gilt lettering to cover. 12 illustrations cut on wood and printed in colors by Gustav Baumann. There is scattered foxing to interior. Not affecting the woodcuts but occasional foxing at borders of woodcuts. Edge rubbing at spine and corners. Some light creasing on about four pages. Name of previous owner on front endpaper.

$150.00

The Ring of the Nibelung
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The Ring of the Nibelung

By Wagner

London: Thames and Hudson, 1980. Hardcover. Quarto. (14" x 10") 199pp. With 30 coior plates and 2 vignetts by Ul de Rico. A bit of edge rubbing to book. Gift inscription of former owner on front free endpaper. A lovely copy in a color pictorial dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.

$45.00

The Arabian Nights; Their Best Known Tales
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The Arabian Nights; Their Best Known Tales

By Kate Douglas Wiggin`

Scribners, 1909. First edition with Parrish illustrations. Hardcover. very good. Black cloth with color pictorial paste-on to front cover. Twelve full page color illustrations by Maxfield Parrish. Color pictorail endpapers. Some scuffing to plate mounted to front cover. Binding tight and sound. In a mylar protective wrapper.

$95.00

Wood-Engraving and Woodcuts
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Wood-Engraving and Woodcuts

By Clare Leighton

London: The Studio Ltd, 1932. early reprint. Hardcover. good+. Black cloth in pictorial paste-on cover. With full page black and white illustrations by Clare Leighton Fading to spine with light chipping at head of sp[ine. "How to do it" Series. 2.

$50.00

Poem Upon the Lisbon Disaster
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Poem Upon the Lisbon Disaster

By Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire

Lincoln: Penmaen Press, 1977. Hardcover. Fine in Near fine slipcase. 29 x 18 cm. Quarto. 33 pages. Black boards in slipcase. This special edition limited to 200 copies of which this is number 108 and signed by the translator; Anthony Hecht, the artist; Lynd Ward, and the author of the introduction; Arthur Wilson. Six wood cuts by Lynd Ward.

$100.00

Tales of the Spinner
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Tales of the Spinner

By Jerome Doucet

New York: R. H. Russell, 1902. Limited ed. Vellum/cloth. Very Good. 24.5 x 19 cm. Small Quarto. 60 pp. Limited to 500 copies of which this is number 2. Fold in front endpaper. Vellum spine worn is, stain on top of 2 blank pages, as well as to the rear endpapers, otherwise nice on the inside.

$95.00

A Vision of Greece
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A Vision of Greece

London: Philip Allan, 1924. Limited. Hardcover. very good. Bound in brown cloth. 197pp. Limited to 500 copies printed for the publishers, by the Camelot Press Ltd. 16 color illustrations and many black and white illustrations and decorations by Vera Willoughby. In a mylar protective wrapper.

$75.00

Aesop's Fables
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Aesop's Fables

By Aesop and retold by Elfriede Abbe

1950. Hard Cover. very good+. Quarto. 71pp. Decorated paper over red leather spine. This is copy # 371 of an edition of 500. SIGNED by illustrator, Elfriede Abbe. Quietly impressive woodcuts on every page. . Some light toning at top and bottom of endpapers. Light edge rubbing at tail of spine.

$200.00

Candide; Ou L'optimisme
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Candide; Ou L'optimisme

By Voltaire

Paris: Gibert Jeune/Librairie D'Amateurs, 1952. Wraps. near fine. Pictorial wrappers. 162pp. 16 hors-texte en couleurs et de 23 dessins en noir de Brunelleschi. Erotic illustrations by Brunelleschi. A lovely copy in tissue wrappers.

$60.00

Carmen; Et Cinq Autres Nouvelles
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Carmen; Et Cinq Autres Nouvelles

By Prosper Merimee

Paris: L'Edition D'Art H. Piazza, 1948. Wraps. very good. Tan color pictorial wrappers. 243pp. Twelve color illustrations by Brunelleschi. French text. A few small "spots " to front cover. This is copy 2642. French illustration.

$75.00

Memoires de Jacques Casanova
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Memoires de Jacques Casanova

By Casanova

Paris: Gibert Jeune/Librairie D'Amateurs. Wraps. very good. Quarto. (10 1/2" x 8"). Two volumes. (Deux Volumes) Wrappers. Extraits de 1734 a' 1755-1755 a' 1772 colliges par Rene Groos) est illustree de 32 hors -texte, de nombreax in texte, fleurons et culs de lampe en couleurs, de Brunelleschi, entierement tiree sur velin de Condat, son tirage a' 'ete' limite' a' trois mille exemplaires tous numerotes. Aux cent premiers examplairies sont ajoutees une suite en noir des hors-texte et les epreuves de deux planches refusees. Exemplaire no. 1067. Tissue wrappers have some tearing. Creasing to spines. Slipcase.

$100.00

Vingt Contes De Boccace
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Vingt Contes De Boccace

By Boccace traduits de L'italien par Antoine La Macon

Paris: Gibert Jeune/Librairie D'Amateurs, 1940. Wraps. near fine. Pictorial wrappers. 163pp. Tiree sur velin des papeteries de Navarre est Illustree de 16 hors-texte en couleurs et de 19 dessins en noir de Brunelleschi. Tissue has small piece missing at top.

$50.00

Madame Bovary; Moeurs De Province
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Madame Bovary; Moeurs De Province

By Gustave Flaubert

Paris: Gibert Jeune/ Librairie D'Amateurs, 1953. Limited. Wraps. near fine. Wrappers. 305pp. Illustree de 16 dessins en couleurs de Brunelleschi, de lettrines et de culs-de-lampe en noir de A.M. Vergnes, a ete limite' a' trois mille exemplaires, tous numerotes. (Aus cent premiers exemplaires est ajoutee une suite en noir des hors texte. Exemplaire no. 820. Some light chipping to tissue dust jacket. A lovely copy. Illustrations en couleurs De Brunelleschi Lettrines et culs-de Lampe de A.M. Vergnes.

$150.00

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