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A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO L.M. MONTGOMERY FIRSTS

by LECHOWICK, Frank and Juanita (L.M. Montgomery)

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2009
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First Edition
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9780981209906
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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island: Author. 2009. First Edition. Softcover. 0981209904 . Octavo, card covers. pp (viii), 153. Colour photos. Fine copy. This is an accurate descriptive bibliography of all the US and Canadian first editions (with comment on some later printings) of all of L.M. Montgomery's published books. Not just a dry reference book, it includes … Read more
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New York: Dover. 1973. First printing. Softcover. Covers a little curled, with one corner crease, near fine otherwise.; B&W Illustrations; Quarto; xiv, 112 pages .
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LEWIS CARROLL. E. NESBIT. HOWARD PYLE. Three Bodley Head Monographs

by GREEN, Roger Lancelyn, Anthea Bell, Elizabeth Nesbit

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1968
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London: Bodley Head. 1968. Hardcover.
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Toronto: The Loving Society of Letterpress Printers and The Binders of Infinite Love. 2002. First printing. Softcover. Card covers. Colour and b&w reproductions. pp 72. Fine copy. Work by Wesley Bates, Reg Beatty, Stan Bevington, Margaret Lock, David Moyer, William Reuter, Alan Stein, Don Taylor, George Walker, Shaunie and Brian Young. ; Octavo .
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PRESSING MATTERS: 50 years in publishing

by MEYER, Bruce

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2019
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First printing
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Windsor, ON: Black Moss Press. 2019. First printing. Softcover. Inscribed by Author; Card covers. pp 91. Fine copy, and inscribed by the author to Rosemary Sullivan. A history of Black Moss Press; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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Assisi: Ex Libris miniatis. 2017. Hardcover. Red cloth gilt lettered. pp xii. (468). Colour reproductions. Ink gift inscription at front, else fine. Text is in Italian. The original manuscript dates from the early 16th century. 1.9 kg parcel; Quarto .
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BOOK ROW: an anecdotal and pictorial history of the Antiquarian Book Trade

by MONDLIN, Marvin and Roy Meador

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2004
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First printing
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New York: Carroll & Graf. 2004. First printing. Hardcover. Faint dampstain to foot of spine which has bled into the interior of the jacket and just a little into the lower inner corner of the rear free endpaper, else fine in fine jacket. pp (xxiv), (407). Index, illustrations, endpaper maps. Signed by Mondlin. A history of the… Read more
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London: Henry Stevens, Son and Stiles no date (1927). 1927. Hardcover. pp (viii), 578, (10, ads), [2] + frontispiece and 12 plates (one folding), complete, + illustrations in text. Index. Original covers bound into brown library buckram, spine gilt lettered. Book a bit leaned; wear to spine ends and outer corners; spine gilt dulled, call numbers at… Read more
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Peoria, IL: Spoon River Press. 1995. Hardcover. Red cloth. pp viii, 515. Fine in fine jacket and signed by the editors. ; Octavo; Signed by editors .
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THE IDEAL BOOK Essays and Lectures on the Arts of the Book. Edited by William Peterson

by MORRIS, William

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Published
1982
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First printing
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Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press. 1982. First printing. Softcover. Advance copy for review with review slip laid in. Card covers. pp xlii, 134. Illustrated. Printed in red & black. Soft corner crease to front cover, else fine. "Here are all of William Morris's known writings on the book arts."; Quarto .
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE BLACK SUN PRESS. With an introduction by Caresse Crosby

by MINKOFF, George Robert

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Published
1979
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First printing
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Great Neck, NY: Author. 1979. First printing. Hardcover. Black cloth. pp (14), (61). Fine copy. Not issued in jacket. Edition of 1250 copies. ; Quarto .
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Great flower books, 1700-1900: a bibliographical record of two centuries of finely illustrated flower books

by Sitwell, Sacheverell and Wilfred Blunt

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Published
1990
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First of this edition
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9780871132840
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press. 1990. First of this edition. Hardcover. 0871132842 . Black cloth. pp (xii), 189, [3]. 52 colour plates. Index. Fine in fine jacket. "The Blibliography Edited by Patrick W. Synge and compiled byW.T. Stearn, Sabine Wilson and Handasyde Buchanan, with a Foreword by S. Dillon Ripley". First published in 1956, this new edition… Read more
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San Diego and New York: A. S. Barnes. 1980. First printing. Hardcover. 0498019195 . Brown cloth. pp 128 + plates (some in colour). Small sticker shadow inside front cover, light yellowing to page edges, else fine in fine jacket. ; Quarto .
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GWEN RAVERAT wood engraver

by SELBORNE, Joanna and Lindsay Newman

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Published
2003
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First Trade Edition
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London & New Castle, DE: British Library & Oak Knoll Press. 2003. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth. pp (152). Illustrated, index. Fine in fine jacket. Previously published in 1996 in an edition of 300 copies. Includes a descriptive bibliography of all her prints and the books she illustrated. 1.35 kg parcel; Quarto .
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TALBOT MUNDY BIBLIO: materials toward a bibliography of the works of Talbot Mundy

by (MUNDY, Talbot) DAY, Bradford M., editor

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Published
1955
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New York: Science-Fiction & Fantasy Publications. 1955. Softcover. pp (29) plus blue fly leaves, stapled in red card covers. Reproduced from typescript. Tears and chips to lower inner corner of front cover, wear to spine fold, slight sunning to rear cover; in all, just good externally, internally near fine. Lists all 39 of his books with slight… Read more
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REYNOLDS PRICE: a bibliography 1949-1984

by WIGHT, Stuart and James L.W. West III (Reynolds Price)

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Published
1986
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First Edition
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Charlottesville, Virginia: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia. 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Orange cloth. pp (xvi), 122, [6]. Fine in fine jacket. A proper descriptive bibliography. .
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Folkestone & London: Dawson's of Pall Mall. 1974. Hardcover. Facsimile reprint of the 1946 edition. Terra cotta cloth. pp 372 + photos. Index. Bookplate and tidy ink name at front; foot of spine pushed, small corner bruise at head; else fine. Jacket slightly sunned to spine and upper margin of front panel, else fine. This text… Read more
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A Bibliography of George Cumberland (1754-1848)...

by Bentley, G.E., Jr.

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Published
1975
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First Edition
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New York: Garland. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth. pp (xxiv), 140. Illustrated, Index. Ink owner name at front, else fine. Covers his published books and articles as well as manuscript material. Cumberland was a good friend of William Blake and like him, a poet and artist. Scarce book by the eminent Blake scholar. ; Octavo .… Read more
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Pamphlet Attacks on Alexander Pope, 1711-44: A Descriptive Bibliography

by GUERINOT, G.

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Published
1969
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First printing
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London: Methuen. 1969. First printing. Hardcover. Terra cotta cloth. pp lxxi, 360 + 2 plates. Index. Fine copy. Jacket has some short tears, VG otherwise. The bibliography includes "Attacks on Pope published between 1711 and 1744 mostly in pamphlet form but sometimes as broadsides, as books, or as parts of books, excluding all but several … Read more
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WILLIAM BLAKE AND THE ART OF ENGRAVING

by SUNG, Mei-Yung

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2009
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First Edition
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London: Pickering & Chatto. 2009. First Edition. Hardcover.. Glossy printed boards. pp (x), 220. [8]. Illustrations, index. Corner crease to four leaves, else fine. The History of the Book 4. ; Octavo .
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