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THE HORN BOOK MAGAZINE OF BOOKS AND READING FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE: VOLUME XVI NUMBER 3 - MAY-JUNE, 1940 - RACKHAM

By Folmsbee, Beulah (Managing Editor)

Boston, MA: The Horn Book, 1940. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. This is the issue devoted to Arthur Rackham, and includes a bibliography of Children's Books illustrated by Arthur Rackham. With prospectus for this issue laid in. p137-p216.

$25.00

THE WRITER: AN AUTHORS' MONTHLY FORUM: NOVEMBER, 1926 - CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN AUTHORS I. WILLA CATHER

Boston, MA: The Writer, 1926. PB. good, wraps (softcover) some paper loss at bottom of spine. This issue features Willa Cather from page 527 through 534. Some paper loss at the bottom of the spine - mainly just on the front cover. p527-p572.

$25.00

PAPERBACKS, U.S.A. A GRAPHIC HISTORY, 1939-1959

By Schreuders, Piet (translated from the Dutch by Josh Pachter)

San Diego, CA: Blue Dolphin Enterprises, 1981. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. Very, very faint crease bottom corner of rear cover. 259pp.

$7.50

MERLE JOHNSON'S AMERICAN FIRST EDITIONS - FOURTH EDITION

By Blanck, Jacob (revised and enlarged by)

New York: R. R. Bowker Co, 1949. HC. good++, brown cloth (hardcover). 553pp.

$7.50

THE THAMES AND HUDSON MANUAL OF BOOKBINDING
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THE THAMES AND HUDSON MANUAL OF BOOKBINDING

By Johnson, Arthur W.

London: Thames and Hudson, 1978. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) CHIP TOP OF SPINE - SEE NOTE. B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0500680116 Owner's inscription on blank leaf. Small part of top of spine has disappeared, no damage to book block, and hard to see. 224pp.

$8.50

FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION CATALOGUE 91 - SUMMER 1992

By L. W. Currey, Inc. - Antiquarian Bookseller

Elizabethtown, NY: L. W. Currey, Inc, 1992. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). 415pp.

$15.00

CHARLES DICKENS AND SIR WALTER SCOTT - MAGGS CATALOGUE 1120

By Maggs Bros. Ltd

London: Maggs Bros. Ltd, 1990. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 89pp.

$15.00

COMFORT FOUND IN GOOD OLD BOOKS

By Fitch, George Hamlin

San Francisco, CA: Paul Elder and Company, 1911. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover) light edgewear to cloth. B&W illustrations. Light edgewear to cloth. 171pp.

$6.00

THE PENQUIN STORY: MCMXXXV - MCMLVI - BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF PENGUIN BOOKS

By Williams, William Emrys

UK: Penguin Books, 1956. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 124pp.

$8.50

MAKING A CASE FOR CLOTH: PUBLISHERS' CLOTH CASE BINDINGS 1830-1900 - MAY 16 THROUGH DECEMBER 22, 1995

By Krupp, Andrea (Exhibit Curator)

Philadelphia, PA: Library Company Philadelpia, 1995. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). Pamphlet prepared to accompany the exhibition. 24pp.

$20.00

LEARY'S OF PHILADELPHIA

By Rose, Don

Philadelphia, PA: Leary's Book Store, 1964. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) with original mailing envelope. B&W illustrations. Romantic history of this classic Philadelphia institution which sadly closed in 1969. 12pp.

$15.00

50 GIANTS OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION - CATALOGUE 100

By The 19th Century Shop

Baltimore, MD: The 19th Century Shop. PB. very good++, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. Impressive catalogue with price sheet laid in. 115pp.

$20.00

PREFACES - LES LIVRES DE LA REVOLUTION FRANCAISE

By Jobert, Barthelemy and Pecout, Gilles (introduction by)

Paris: Prefaces, 1989. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. PREFACES: LES IDEES ET LES SCIENCES DANS LA BIBLIOGRAPHIE DE LA FRANCE - Catalogue of books on the French Revolution - in French. 118pp + 42pp.

$40.00

CATALOGUE OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PHOTOGRAPHS AND SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS...OFFERED BY ERNST WEIL 1943-1965 - VOLUME ONE ONLY

By Weil, Hanna (biographical memoir by); Pober, Stephen (full author-title index compiled by)

Storrs, CT: Maurizio Martino Publisher, 1995. HC. very good++, blue cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ERNST WEIL 1943-1965 - ORIGINAL THIRTY THREE CATALOGUES BOUND IN TWO VOLUMES -- offered here is ONLY VOLUME ONE: CATALOGUES 1-21.

$25.00

THE SHERLOCK HOLMES COLLECTION OF DANIEL POSNANSKY - AUCTION DECEMBER 19, 2017

By Profiles in History

Calabasas, CA: Profiles in History, 2017. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. 290 amazing and well illustrated lots. A must have for the Shelock Holmes collection. 94pp.

$30.00

SUPERMAN: THE AUCTION 97 - DECEMBER 19, 2017

By Profiles in History

Calabasas, CA: Profiles in History, 2017. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. An amazing 73 lots to behold. 52pp.

$30.00

1949-51 BIBLIOGRAPHY OF RUBBER LITERATURE (INCLUDING PATENTS)

By Division of Rubber Chemistry of the American Chemical Society

Akron, OH: American Chemical Society, 1957. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover). 600pp.

$25.00

A SHERLOCK HOLMES HANDBOOK
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A SHERLOCK HOLMES HANDBOOK

By Redmond, Christopher

Toronto, Canada: Simon & Pierre, 1993. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0889242461 251pp.

$10.00

THE GENTLE ART OF MURDER: THE DETECTIVE FICTION OF AGATHA CHRISTIE

By Bargainnier, Earl F.

Bowling Green, OH: Bowling Green Univ. Press, 1980. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0879721588 232pp.

$15.00

ALICE IN WONDERLAND: THE MANUSCRIPT AND ITS STORY - A CHRISTMAS GIFT TO A DEAR CHILD

By Vail, R. W. G.

New York: The New York Public Library, 1928. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Some wonderful ephemera laid in. 8pp.

$35.00

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