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Adventures in Journalism

By Gibbs, Philip

New York and London: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1923. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 363 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth and with a tan and brown dust jacket. The jacket is worn and soiled from handling and has a sizable (quarter-sized) splash mark on the spine. The book itself shows little wear. Early owner's inscription dated 1925 is on the front flyleaf. First Edition with the code "M-X" for December, 1923 on the copyright page.

$17.50

Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880: A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection

By Fowble, E. McSherry

Charlottesville: Winterthur, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Large Quarto. 543 pages, indexed. Hardcover in colour illustrated glossy paper dust jacket. DJ has light wear. Small tear at the top corner of the rear jacket flap where it meets back cover. Text is clean.

$35.00

Pulp Art: Original Cover Paintings for the Great American Pulp Magazines
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Pulp Art: Original Cover Paintings for the Great American Pulp Magazines

By Robert Lesser

New York: Gramercy, 1997. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 182 pages. Hardcover with a black, red and yellow pictorial dust jacket. A nice, clean copy.

$8.00

Historical Scripts: A Handbook for Calligraphers. (SIGNED)

By Knight, Stan

New York: Taplinger Publishing Co, 1986. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to. Variously paginated. Hardcover with a burnt sienna dust jacket. the jacket spine is a little sunned; otherwise a nice, clean copy. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page.

$30.00

Penang Postcard Collection: 1899-1930s
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Penang Postcard Collection: 1899-1930s

By Nasution, Khoo Slama; Malcolm Wade

Penang, Malasia: Areca Books, 2006. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. 304 pages. Tan hardcover. There are a couple of indentations in the front cover near the top corner. Otherwise, almost no wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated throughout.

$35.00

German Print Advertising, 1933-1945
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German Print Advertising, 1933-1945

By Cowdery, Ray and Josephine

Rapid City, SD: USM, Inc., 2004. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. 174 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green glossy paper-covered boards. A fresh, clean copy. Illustrated throughout.

$40.00

Campaigns of the American Revolution. An Atlas of Manuscript Maps

By Marshall, Douglas; [and] Howard H. Peckham

Ann Arbor and Maplewood, New Jersey: The University of Michigan Press / Hammond Incorporated, 1976. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to. 138 pages, indexed. Hardcover in a black and tan dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. The book is sound and clean. Illustrated throughout.

$10.00

Catalogue Eight. Precious Books and Manuscripts. (Laurence Witten Rare Books)

By Witten, Laurence

Southport, Conn.: Laurence Witten Rare Books, 1978. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 128 pages. Soft cover bound in olive green wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Contains a few illustrations.

$15.00

Catalogue Ten of Fine and Interesting Books; Jorg Schafer Bunch- & Kunstantiquariat

By Schafer, Jorg

Zurich, Switzerland: Jorg Schafer Buch- & Kunstantiquariat. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. 52 pages. Soft cover bound in silver stapled wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$10.00

John Howell- Books is Proud to Announce the Aquisition of The Coverdale Bible 1535 Offered for Sale in Conjunction with Catalogue 77

By Tainsh, Robert; (Warren R. Howell, President)

San Francisco12mo. : Jack Werner Stauffacher / The Greenwood Press, 1973. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. (12) pages. Soft cover bound in white stapled wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. This is NOT a copy or reprint of the Coverdale Bible itself. It is a catalogue pertaining to a copy which was being offered by John Howell Books in San Francisco.

$20.00

Famous Illuminated Manuscripts, a Descriptive and Illustrated Catalogue

By Burckhardt, Titus

Olten, Switzerland: Urs Graf-Verlag, 1964. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. Small quarto. 30 pages. Soft cover bound in stapled tan wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. Spine a bit darkened and there is some foxing to the fore edge of the front cover. A sound copy with unmarked text. Contains several color illustrations.

$20.00

European Miniatures and Illumination, Palaeography & Calligraphy. Bulletin No. 12. June, 1984

By Maggs Bros. Ltd.

London: Maggs Bros. Ltd., 1984. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 171 pages. Soft cover bound in whte green wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Contains a several illustrations.

$9.00

Illluminated Books of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, an Exhibition Held at the Baltimore Museum of Art January 27, - March 13 Organized by the Walters Art Gallery in Cooperation with the Baltimore Museum of Art (Catalogue)

By Walters Art Gallery

Baltimore: Trustess of the Walters Art Gallery, 1949. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 85 pages, plus 80 pages of plates at the rear. Soft cover bound in slate grey wrappers. Some rubbing and wear to the binding. The headcap of the spine is chipped, and the spine and spine edges on the covers are sunned. Top corners of the rear cover are chipped. The contents are a little toned but generally clean. A sound copy.

$10.00

Persian Painting: Five Royal Safavid Manuscripts of the Sixteenth Century
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Persian Painting: Five Royal Safavid Manuscripts of the Sixteenth Century

By Wcehl, Stuart Cary

New York: George Braziller, 1996. Third Printing. . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 127 pages. Soft cover bound in bronze and orange wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated throughout.

$6.50

Higden's Polychronicon, an Important English Manuscript of the Early Part of the Fifteenth Century, frmo the Library of William Cecil, Lord Burghley, High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth the First. Offered for Sale by Frank Hammond

By Hammond, Frank

London and Birmngham: Frank Hammond / Frank Juckes Ltd.. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. 8 pages, including two illustrations. Soft cover bound in salmon stapled wrappers. Light wear to the binding. The spine is sunned. The front cover has a library ink stamp and the date of March 16, 1960. the booklet is undated.

$15.00

U.S.-IANA: A Bibliography,1650-1950: A descriptive check-list of 11,620 printed sources relating to...the United States.

By Howes, Wright

New York: R. R. Bowker Company, 1988. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 652 pages, indexed. Hardcover in brown cloth. EX-LIBRARY COPY with full markings. Binding has been taped at the corners, has a white sticker on front cover, and white label at foot of spine. White sticker on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$10.00

Catalogue of I: Typefounders' Specimens; II: Books Printed in Founts of Historic Importants; III: Works on Typefounding, Priniting & Bibliography, Offered for Sale

By Birrell & Garnett, Ltd.

London: Birrell & Garnett, Ltd., 1972. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. 108 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket, now in mylar. Light to moderate wear to the jacket. A sound copy and clean within. This is a 1972 reprint of the 1928 edition.

$20.00

American Sporting Advertising. Volume 1. Poster and Calendars

By Strauss, Bob and Beverly

Jefferson Mains and Palatine Illinois: Circus Promotions Corportation and Paulsons Litho Inc., 1987. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. Unpagnated. Soft cover bound in white wrappers. S ome foxing to the front cover. A sound copy and clean within. A folded 4-sheet price list is laid in loosely.

$14.50

Ex Libris 3 Apollinaire to Surrealism (Bookseller's Catalogue)

By Cohen, Arthur A.; [and] Trevor Winkfield

New York: Ex Libris a Division of T. J. Art, Inc., 1976. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. Unpaginated. Indexed. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. Moderate wear to the binding. The spine and the perimeters of the binding are a little sunned. A sound copy with clean text. Contains 985 items, some with photos.

$20.00

Treasure Trove - Catalogue 319: 500 Illustrated Rare Books from the Renaissance to the 20th Century

By Alicke, Walter

Vaduz, Liechtenstein: Interlibrum. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 352 pages, indexed. Softcover in colour illustrated wrappers. Binding is lightly rubbed. Slight bend in upper right corner of front cover. Occasional foxing of text.

$15.00

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