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Harold Monro and the Poetry Bookshop.

by Grant, Joy.

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Used - Near Fine in VG DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1967
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Cloth
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London:: Routledge & Kegan Paul,, 1967. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in VG DJ. DJ torn and chipped along edges with some loss & creased along sunned spine. Scratch to front cover cloth. Spine slightly cocked. Very occasional pen markings in margins and index; otherwise pages bright and clear.
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A Pound of Paper

by Baxter, John.

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Used - Very Good in Very Good DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
2002
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Cloth
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London:: Doubleday,, 2002. First edition. Cloth. Very Good in Very Good DJ. Second impression. DJ creased, crumpled at head and tail of spine, & price-clipped. Spine slightly cocked. Crease to front cover cloth.
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The Anti-Booklist.

by Redhead, Brian, and Kenneth McLeish (Eds.).

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Used - Near fine
Edition
First paperback edition
Published
1981
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Paperback
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London:: Hodder & Stoughton,, 1981. First paperback edition. Paperback. Near fine. Spine and head of covers sunned, corners a little bumped. Spine firm and uncracked.
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Fiction And The Fiction Industry.

by Sutherland, J.A.

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Used - Fine in Near Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1978
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Cloth
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London:: The Athlone Press, University of London,, 1978. First edition. Cloth. Fine in Near Fine DJ. A combination of literary criticism, and an examination of the changing mechanics of the book trade in Britain, with a particular focus on growing American influence. DJ worn along head and tail edges, marked on rear cover, creased at head of spine.… Read more about this item
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One Hundred and Fifty Years of Publishing

by Belliveau, Fred.

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Used - Near Fine in Near Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1987
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Cloth
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London:: Little Brown & Co.,, 1987. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ. Very slight shelf wear.
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The Author and His Publisher

by Unseld, Siegfried .

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Used - Near Fine in VG DJ
Edition
First English language edition
Published
1980
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Cloth
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Chicago:: The University of Chicago Press ,, 1980. First English language edition. Cloth. Near Fine in VG DJ. Translated by Hunter Hannum and Hildegarde Hannum. Presentation copy; author's signed inscription on fly title. Corners bumped. Dj is a little worn and chipped.
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Literature in the Marketplace.

by Gedin, Per.

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Used - Near Fine in VG+ DJ
Edition
First English language edition
Published
1977
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Cloth
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London:: Faber,, 1977. First English language edition. Cloth. Near Fine in VG+ DJ. Presentation copy; author's inscription on ffep. Slight shelfwear. Dj is a little soiled.
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Obelisk

by Pearson, Neil.

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Used - Near Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
2007
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Cloth
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Liverpool:: Liverpool University Press ,, 2007. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in Fine DJ. Presentation copy; author's signed inscription on title page. Cover slightly bowed.
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THE PUBLISHING GAME.

by BLOND, ANTHONY .

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Used - Near Fine in VG+ DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1971
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London:: Jonathan Cape,, 1971. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in VG+ DJ. Slight shelf wear. Dj is a little worn and discoloured.
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WILLIAM HEINEMANN

by ST JOHN, JOHN .

Condition
Used - Good in Good DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1990
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Cloth
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London:: Heinemann,, 1990. First edition. Cloth. Good in Good DJ. Some water staining to front cover and dj. Bottom corners bent.
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The Arte of Limming

by Unknown.

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Used - Near fine
Edition
First edition thus
Published
ND
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Paperback
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NP:: The Society of Scribes and Illuminators ,, ND. First edition thus. Paperback. Near fine. A same-size facsimile reproduction of the earliest printed English book on painting, instructing on the methods of the illuminator. With an informative introduction. Some slight creasing around spine and one faint mark to upper cover. Covers and pages slightly bent upward at lower… Read more about this item
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Romanesque Bible Illumination.

by Cahn, Walter.

Condition
Used - Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1982
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Cloth
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$77.00

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New York:: Cornell Univ Press,, 1982. First edition. Cloth. Fine in Fine DJ. Large volume with lengthy analysis of the subject, with 60 colour plates and over 200 bw illustrations. With a descriptive catalogue containing information on 150 important original Bibles. In lightly foxed and marked slip-case.
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Illuminated Manuscripts.

by Bohatec, Miloslav.

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Used - Near Fine in Good DJ
Published
1970
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Prague:: Artia,, 1970. Cloth. Near Fine in Good DJ. Text and visual history of illumination, with 203 illustrations, 124 of which are in full colour. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt illustration to upper cover. Dj dust damaged, with some small tears along top edge and discoloured area to base of upper side.
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Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts.

by Narkiss, Bezalel.

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Used - Near Fine in Good DJ
Edition
Third printing
Published
1978
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Cloth
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Jerusalem:: Keter Publishing House,, 1978. Third printing. Cloth. Near Fine in Good DJ. Covering hebrew texts from many different countries. Foreword by Cecil Roth. With 120 pages of full colour plates faced by informative text. Eps very lightly foxed. Dj creased along top edge, with scratch to lower side.
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Late Antique and Early Christian Book Illumination.

by Weitzmann, Kurt.

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Used - Very good+
Edition
First UK edition
Published
1977
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Paperback
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London:: Chatto & Windus,, 1977. First UK edition. Paperback. Very good+. With 48 colour plates and extensive written historical analysis of the period in the medium's progress. Covers slightly shelf worn and dust damaged on lower side.
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The History of The Illustrated Book

by Harthan, John.

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Published
1981
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London:: Thames and Hudson,, 1981. Cloth. Fine in Near Fine DJ. A comprehensive history of this enormous subject. A large volume with 465 illustrations, 33 in colour, many of them full-page. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt publisher's insignia to upper cover. Dj slightly faded but otherwise excellent.
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Achille Bocchi, and the Emblem Book as Symbolic Form.

by See Watson, Elizabeth.

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Used - Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
First edition
Published
1993
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Cloth
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Cambridge:: Cambridge University Press,, 1993. First edition. Cloth. Fine in Fine DJ. Examination of the life and work of the great sixteenth century intellectual. With 48 illustrations. Gilt lettering to spine. Two tiny tears in dj at top of spine, otherwise excellent.
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The Belles Heures of Jean, Duke of Berry.

by Meiss, Millard and Beatson, Elizabeth H.

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Used - Fine
Edition
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Published
1974
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New York:: George Braziller,, 1974. Edition not stated. Cloth. Fine. Facsimile reproduction of the illuminated manuscript, with extensive facing page notes, introduction and separate commentaries. Full-page, full-colour plates, as well as some bw. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt insignia to upper cover. Spine slightly sunned. In gilt lettered, dust damaged and marked slip case.
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The Illustrated Book: Its Art and Craft.

by Klemin, Diana.

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Used - Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ
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ND
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New York:: Bramhall House,, ND. Edition not stated. Cloth. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. Illustrated lavishly throughotu in bw with 8 colour plates, with accompanying text. Upper cover stained in corner, and dj creased and dust damaged.
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Under the Hill

by Beardsley, Aubrey.

Condition
Used - Very good+
Edition
Reprint
Published
1977
Binding
Paperback
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London:: Paddington Press ,, 1977. Reprint. Paperback. Very good+. 'Masterpieces of the Illustrated book' series. Bw illustrations by Beardsley throughout. Prelims slightly foxed. Dust damage to covers.
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