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Maxims and Hints for an Angler...to which are added Maxims and Hints for a Chess Player

By PENN, RICHARD

London: John Murray, 1839. A New Edition, Revised. Bound by Root for Lauriat in green full polished calf, top edge gilt; spine fishing decorations in gilt; spine faded; small name label inside the front cover; very minor wear.

$450.00

The Recollections and Reflections

By PLANCHE, J.R

London: Tinsley Brothers, 1872. First Edition of a theatrical memoir. Two volumes; bound in 3/4 purple morocco; top edges gilt; raised bands, gilt lettering and spine decoration; minor rubbing. Very good.

$100.00

The Discourses of Sir Joshua Reynolds

By GOSSE, EDMUND (ED.)

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, 1889. Small 8vo.; bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in full brownish-red morocco; all edges gilt; boards decorated in blind cross hatching with gilt lettering and rules; spine elaborately decorated in gilt with raised bands. Small name label inside the front cover; very slight wear; excellent.

$275.00

Memoirs of Charles Mathews, Comedian

By MATHEWS, MRS

London: Richard Bentley, 1839. First Edition of this theatrical memoir. Four volumes; bound in 3/4 red morocco; top edges gilt; raised bands, gilt lettering and spine decoration; minor rubbing. Extra-illustrated, including an original pencil drawing. Very good.

$150.00

Adonais

By SHELLEY, PERCY BYSSHE

London: Robt. Riviere & Son, 1899. Gift edition. Color initials; bound, presumably by Riviere, in full green morocco with gilt decoration and small red inlays; top edge gilt; aside from minor outer joint rubbing, an excellent copy of an attractive little book.

$450.00

The Complete Poetical Works...Edited by Thomas Hutchinson

By SHELLEY, PERCY BYSSHE

London: Oxford University Press, 1925. Later edition. While no binder has signed this work, a tiny gilt stamp inside the back cover notes that this is “Genuine French Levant.” All edges gilt; full brown crushed morocco; gilt rules and devices; fine.

$250.00

Poems Relating to the American Revolution

By FRENEAU, PHILIP

New York: Widdleton, 1865. Attractively bound in full red morocco with gilt decoration; top edge gilt; fine.

$500.00

Ancient Spanish Ballads

By LOCKHART, J.G

London: John Murray, 1842. “A New Edition, Revised.” An exceptionally fine example of color printing; bound (probably in the late 19th or early 20th century) in full red morocco; decorated in gilt; all edges gilt; minor rubbing at the extremities; very good plus.

$350.00

The Longest Journey

By FORSTER, E.M

Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1907. First Edition. Bound in full brownish-red morocco by Asprey; all edges gilt; raised bands; gilt rules; the spine is speckled, apparently by design. Fine.

$450.00

A Moveable Feast

By HEMINGWAY, ERNEST

London: Jonathan Cape, 1964. First English Edition. Bound in full crimson morocco by Asprey; all edges gilt; raised bands; gilt rules; fine.

$450.00

The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen. Illustrated by William Strand and J.B. Clark

By RASPE, RUDOLPH ERICH ET AL

London: Chelsea Publishing , n.d. [1930s?]. Bound by Riviere in full red polished calf; all edges gilt; spine compartments decorated in gilt with morocco title labels; raised bands; a fine copy in a cloth slipcase.

$550.00

The Quiet American

By GREENE, GRAHAM

London: Heinemann/ Book Society, 1955. First Edition. Bound in 3/4 dark blue of black morocco by Bayntun-Riviere; raised bands; gilt spine decoration; fine.

$275.00

The Vicar of Wakefield

By GOLDSMITH, OLIVER

London: John C. Nimmo, 1886. Bound in 3/4 brown morocco and cloth; top edge gilt; spine decorated in gilt with red morocco inlays. Illustrated in color, but this copy is heavily extra-illustrated with engravings.

$550.00

The Adventures of Dr. Comicus..

By ANONYMOUS

London: B. Blake, n.d. [1815]. First Edition of this imitation of Combe’s Dr. Syntax; with fifteen (including the illustrated title page) hand-colored plates mimicking Rowlandson, plus an engraved title page; bound by Zaehnsdorf in full green gilt-decorated morocco; all edges gilt; fine.

$1000.00

The Rover

By CONRAD, JOSEPH

Garden City: Doubleday, Page, 1923. Later printing. Bound in full green morocco by Asprey; all edges gilt; raised bands; gilt rules; fine.

$425.00

Typhoon and Other Stories

By CONRAD, JOSEPH

London: Heinemann, 1907. Later printing. Bound in 3/4 green morocco by Asprey; all edges gilt; raised bands; gilt rules; fine.

$300.00

Sonnets from the Portuguese

By BROWNING, ELIZABETH B

London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1911. Bound by Riviere in blue, full polished calf; all edges gilt; gilt rules on the covers; raised bands with gilt lettering and simple gilt decoration. Aside from very slight spine darkening, fine.

$150.00

The Works of Robert Burns; with His Life by Allan Cunningham

By BURNS, ROBERT

London: James Cochrane, 1834. Eight volumes; bound by Riviere in full calf with morocco spine labels; top edges gilt; some wear; very good.

$750.00

Ruskin’s Works

By RUSKIN, JOHN

New York: John Wiley, 1887. Twelve volumes; bound in 3/4 calf and marbled paper boards; morocco spine labels; very good.

$750.00

The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte

By SCOTT, SIR WALTER

London: Longman, Rees, et al, 1827. Nine volumes; bound in contemporary half calf and marbled boards; with spine labels. A very good set.

$1500.00

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