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DELAWARE BOOKPLATES

DELAWARE BOOKPLATES

by Law, Henry I

Washington: The Bruin Press, 1940. boards. tall 8vo. boards. Frontispiece; 55 pages. B1-80. First edition. Contains a frontispiece reproduction of one bookplate and three tipped-in bookplates. This is followed by detailed descriptions of known Delaware bookplates followed by a separate section on Delaware labels and a bibliography of plates produced by Delaware artists including Howard Pyle. A scarce book and one of the very few devoted to the bookplates of a particular state. Slightly shaken. Boards... Read more
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$60.00
ORIOL MARIA DIVÍ EX-LIBRIS

ORIOL MARIA DIVÍ EX-LIBRIS

Barcelona, Spain: Granja Grafica, 2011. cloth, slipcase in cardboard clamshell box. Diví, Oriol Maria. oblong 8vo. cloth, slipcase in cardboard clamshell box. 367+(1) pages. Text in English, Catalan, Spanish, German, and Italian. Limited to 200 numbered copies. The works of bookplate deisgner Father Oriol Maria Diví. Texts by M. Carme Illa, Joan Roig, and Sergi Mas. Published under the direction of Elies Plana. Binding and slipcase made in the studio of Eusebi Gregori in Barcelona. With Diví's... Read more
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$480.00
GENEALOGICAL AND HERALDIC HISTORY OF THE EXTINCT AND DORMANT BARONETCIES OF ENGLAND, IRELAND AND SCOTLAND

GENEALOGICAL AND HERALDIC HISTORY OF THE EXTINCT AND DORMANT BARONETCIES OF ENGLAND, IRELAND AND SCOTLAND

by Burke, John and John Bernard Burke

London: John Russell Smith, 1844. three-quarter leather, marbled paper-covered boards, marbled endpapers, gilt rules, elaborate gilt design on spine, five raised bands, top edge gilt. large 8vo. three-quarter leather, marbled paper-covered boards, marbled endpapers, gilt rules, elaborate gilt design on spine, five raised bands, top edge gilt. (x), 603+(1) pages. Second Edition. Illustrated throughout with coats-of-arms. The frontis is an engraving of a portrait of James I. Between the frontispiece and... Read more
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$300.00
NO MUNDO DO EX-LIBRIS, A ARTISTA HOLANDESA ENGELIEN REITSMA-VALENCA

NO MUNDO DO EX-LIBRIS, A ARTISTA HOLANDESA ENGELIEN REITSMA-VALENCA

by Malpique, Cruz

N.P.: Porto, 1956. cloth, dust jacket. Bookplates. 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 53, (3) pages. Limited to 500 numbered copies signed by the author. A study of the bookplates produced by the 20th century bookplate artist, Reitsma- Valenca. 28 illustrations in the text.
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$19.00
ÖSTERRICHISCHE EX MUSICIS

ÖSTERRICHISCHE EX MUSICIS

by Neumayer, Heinrich

Wien (Vienna), Austria: Österrichischische Exlibris Gesellschaft, 1960. quarter cloth, paper-covered boards, paper front cover label. Music. 16mo. quarter cloth, paper-covered boards, paper front cover label. unpaginated. Text in German. Limited to 500 copies, this copy not numbered. Special Pulication VI. A study of Austrian music related bookplates. including an Austrian 1959 postage stamp. Frontispiece and illustrations throughout text. Covers lightly soiled.
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$42.00
BOOKPLATES BY BEILBY & BEWICK, A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY

BOOKPLATES BY BEILBY & BEWICK, A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY

by Tattersfield, Nigel

London and New Castle: The British Library and Oak Knoll Press, 1999. hardcover, dust jacket. Bookplates. large 8vo. hardcover, dust jacket. 384 pages. Forty years before the turn of the 18th century, a small, prestigious bookplate workshop was established, the likes of which were never to be seen again after its employment of one man: Thomas Bewick. To this day, the works of the bookplate shop of Beilby & Bewick are highly collectible and valued in the antiques world. This account offers several... Read more
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$95.00
EX-LIBRIS: APOLLON CHERNOV

EX-LIBRIS: APOLLON CHERNOV

Moscow: n.p., 1998. stiff paper wrappers. Bookplates. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. unpaginated. Text in Russian. No. 5 of Ex-libris series under the auspices of the Union of Fine Arts. Works of Apollon Stepanovich Chernov, Russian illustrator and bookplate designer. Portait of Chernov tipped in on inside front wrapper. Thirteen samples of Chernov's works tipped in.
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$72.00
PUSKINSKII EXLIBRIS

PUSKINSKII EXLIBRIS

by Beylinson, Ya. L

Moscow, Russia: Kniga, 1987. cloth, front cover and spine gilt-stamped, paper front cover label. Bookplates. 32mo. cloth, front cover and spine gilt-stamped, paper front cover label. 304, (4) pages. Text in Russian. Introductory text, list of names of artists. Illustrations of 141 different designs presented for Pushkin's bookplates.
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$78.00
EX-LIBRIS OF PHILIP HAGREEN.|THE

EX-LIBRIS OF PHILIP HAGREEN.|THE

by Lee, Brian North

London: The Bookplate Society/Forlaget Exlibristen, 1987. stiff paper wrappers. Bookplates. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 28 pages. Trade edition. Limited to 650 numbered copies. This work contains a biographical essay and one-hundred sixty-eight descriptions of Hagreen's bookplates. Well-illustrated with reproductions of the bookplates in different colors. Covers soiled and tear in front cover.
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$30.00
BOOKPLATE INTERNATIONAL

BOOKPLATE INTERNATIONAL

London: The Primrose Academy, 1994. stiff paper wrappers. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. Edited by W.E. Butler and Maryann E. Gashi-Butler. Have the following odd issues: Vol. 2, no. 2. 1995 Vol. 3, no. 1. 1996 Vol. 3, no. 2. 1996 Vol. 4, no. 1. 1997. price is per issue.
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$15.00
EXLIBRIS DESIGNS FOR SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

EXLIBRIS DESIGNS FOR SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

by Fraser, James H

Tideline Press, 2010. cloth covered boards, paper spine, 4 leather cords over spine. Tideline Press. 8vo. cloth covered boards, paper spine, 4 leather cords over spine. 53 pages. One of 21 copies. Signed by Leonard Seastone.
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$960.00
EXLIBRIS-REVENUE, UNOFFICIAL BOOKPLATE-NEWS FOR F.I.S.A.E.

EXLIBRIS-REVENUE, UNOFFICIAL BOOKPLATE-NEWS FOR F.I.S.A.E.

Federation Internationale des Societes D'Amateurs D'Exlibris. self paper wrappers. Bookplates. 4to. self paper wrappers. Various issues of this periodical. Includes Volume 1, No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No 4. Volume 2, No. 1, No. 2, No. 3. Volume 3, No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4. Volume 4, No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4. Volume 5, No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, No. 4. Price is per issue.
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$12.00
UNCOMMONPLACE BOOK.|AN

UNCOMMONPLACE BOOK.|AN

New York: The New York Chappel, 1960. cloth, paper label. Private Press. 12mo. cloth, paper label. Not paginated. Limited to approximately 200 copies. This is the first book printed by the New York Chappel members. Some of the contributions are "Printing as a Hobby for Women" by the Private Press of the Haywoods; "The Typographic Taxonomy" by J. Ben Leiberman of The Herity Press; and "Bookplates" by Charles Antin of the Serendipity Press. Most entries are of a bookish or printing nature.
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$30.00
BOOKPLATES & MARKS OF ROCKWELL KENT. With THE LATER BOOKPLATES & MARKS OF ROCKWELL KENT

BOOKPLATES & MARKS OF ROCKWELL KENT. With THE LATER BOOKPLATES & MARKS OF ROCKWELL KENT

New York: Pynson Printers, 1937. cloth, dust jacket. Bookplates. small 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 79+(1); 83+(1) pages. With a Preface by the Artist. 2 volumes. Each volume is limited to 1250 numbered copies signed by Kent. First volume contains more than 100 proofs of bookplates, initials and marks presented in two colors on one side of an all rag imported paper and the second volume contains an additional 84 bookplates and initials and marks. The second volume has two loosely inserted Kent bookplates... Read more
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$1,020.00
LOS EX LIBRIS DE LA UNIVERSIDAD DE ROCHESTER."|

LOS EX LIBRIS DE LA UNIVERSIDAD DE ROCHESTER."|

by Metzdorf, Robert F

stiff paper wrappers. Bookplates. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. pp. 3-10. An article in Ex Libris, Valencia, 1949. Metzdorf's article is illustrated with the various bookplates produced for the University of Rochester. Text in Spanish. Presentation on front cover "To Mary & Don (Hyde), from Bob, Christmas, 1950.
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$24.00
CONTEMPORARY INTERNATIONAL EX-LIBRIS ARTISTS #19

CONTEMPORARY INTERNATIONAL EX-LIBRIS ARTISTS #19

by Mota Miranda, Artur Mário da (editor)

Portugal: privately printed, 2015. illustrated paper-covered boards. Bookplates. 4to. illustrated paper-covered boards. 224 pages, 1 tipped-in sample. NOTE: THIS IS FOR DAMAGED COPIES (I.E. BUMPED CORNERS/SPINE ENDS). Limited to a total 200 numbered copies, of which this is one of 150. Text in English, Spanish, Portuguese, and French. Publication directed by Artur Mário de Mota Miranda. Dedication, list of artists, acknowledgments. Biographical sketches and descriptive information about the work of... Read more
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$90.00
LEO ESTVADS EXLIBRIS, DEN INDLEDENDE TEKST AF ARTHUR G. HASSO

LEO ESTVADS EXLIBRIS, DEN INDLEDENDE TEKST AF ARTHUR G. HASSO

by Hasso, Arthur G

Kobenhavn: Carit Andersens Forlag, 1941. contemporary half leather with paste-paper-covered boards and with original stiff paper wrappers bound-in. Bookplates. small 8vo. contemporary half leather with paste-paper-covered boards and with original stiff paper wrappers bound-in. XIV pages. 24 plates. First edition, limited to 300 numbered copies. Biographical sketch of this Danish bookplate designer followed by 24 full-page facsimiles of his works. Leather rubbed along hinges.
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$78.00
BOOKPLATES BY BEILBY & BEWICK, A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY

BOOKPLATES BY BEILBY & BEWICK, A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY

by Tattersfield, Nigel

London and New Castle: The British Library and Oak Knoll Press, 1999. cloth, dust jacket. Bookplates. large 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 384 pages. Forty years before the turn of the 18th century, a small, prestigious bookplate workshop was established, the likes of which were never to be seen again after its employment of one man: Thomas Bewick. To this day, the works of the bookplate shop of Beilby & Bewick are highly collectible and valued in the antiques world. This account offers several hundred... Read more
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$102.00
CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ DE L'OEUVRE DE FEU GEORGE FREDERIC SCHMIDT, GRAVEUR DU ROI DE PRUSSE, MEMBRE DES ACADÉMIES ROYALES DE PEINTURE DE BERLIN ET DE PARIS, ET DE L'ACADÉMIE IMPÉRIALE DE ST. PETERSBOURG

CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ DE L'OEUVRE DE FEU GEORGE FREDERIC SCHMIDT, GRAVEUR DU ROI DE PRUSSE, MEMBRE DES ACADÉMIES ROYALES DE PEINTURE DE BERLIN ET DE PARIS, ET DE L'ACADÉMIE IMPÉRIALE DE ST. PETERSBOURG

by Crayen, Auguste Guillaume

London: n.p., 1789. full tree calf, red leather spine label. Schmidt, George Frederic. small 8vo. full tree calf, red leather spine label. (xxviii), 122, (2) pages with a frontispiece portrait of the artist. First edition signed by the author at the end of the introduction. Dedicated to Monsieur Wille, graveur du roi de France, de L'Académie Royale de peinture et de plusiers autres académies. This copy of the book carries the signature and annotations of Franz Rechberger (1771-1841), a painter and... Read more
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$1,500.00
CATALOGUE OF ROYAL BOOKPLATES FROM THE LOUISE E. WINTERBURN COLLECTION SAN FRANCISCO COLLEGE FOR WOMEN

CATALOGUE OF ROYAL BOOKPLATES FROM THE LOUISE E. WINTERBURN COLLECTION SAN FRANCISCO COLLEGE FOR WOMEN

by Price, Christine

Claremont: Saunders for the California Bookplate Society, 1944. quarter leather. Bookplates. 8vo. quarter leather. xvi, 75 pages. First edition, limited to 350 copies. Contains a biographical sketch of Winterburn, recollections by Clare Ryan Talbot, and the catalogue of Great Britain and Continental bookplates describing, with annotations, 181 bookplates. Fifteen plates. Leather spotted and discolored.
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$30.00
CHARTER AND ORDINANCES. THE ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON, DELAWARE. ALSO, THE ORIGINAL BOROUGH CHARTER, THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON, AND THE ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE, NOW IN FORCE RELATING TO THE CITY

CHARTER AND ORDINANCES. THE ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON, DELAWARE. ALSO, THE ORIGINAL BOROUGH CHARTER, THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON, AND THE ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE, NOW IN FORCE RELATING TO THE CITY

Wilmington: Published by Order of the Council, 1885. original full calf with spine covering missing and covers detached. Wilmington. thick 8vo. original full calf with spine covering missing and covers detached. 888 pages. B1-516. Covers detached, spine lacking, Partially disbound.
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$30.00
COMPOSITE BOOK-PLATES, 1897-98

COMPOSITE BOOK-PLATES, 1897-98

by Ricketts, E. Bengough (editor)

London: Edward Arnold, 1898. quarter cloth with decorated paper-covered boards. Bookplates. 8vo. quarter cloth with decorated paper-covered boards. (x),+55 plates. A collection of 55 bookplates, each printed on a separate page (Fuller 90). In the following pages, some fresh combinations of the heraldic, view, and purely decorated plates have been aimed at, and the title "Composite" taken to indicate, generally, the character of the contents. Plates by T.S. Simson, Frank Bramley, and E.B. Ricketts, with... Read more
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$102.00
KNIHA

KNIHA

by Tobolka, Zdenek

Praha: Orbis, 1949. stiff paper wrappers. large 8vo. stiff paper wrappers, 243+(4) pages, 203 pages of plates. [The Book]. Její vznik, vyvoj a rozbor. Study on the history and technical aspects of the book. Extensive black-and-white and color illustrations of virtually every aspect of book production: manuscripts, papermaking, various fonts, watermarks, types of early printed books, proofreaders' corrections, graphic illustrative techniques, maps, music printing, bookplates, elaborate bindings, to name... Read more
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$42.00
RICHARD S. WORMSER COLLECTION OF GRAPHIC SATIRE BOOKPLATE

RICHARD S. WORMSER COLLECTION OF GRAPHIC SATIRE BOOKPLATE

Single sheet. Bookplates. 4 1/4" x 3 3/4" Single sheet. Finely printed bookplate for the Wormser Collection of Graphic Satire at Fairleigh Dickinson University Library, with comic engraving. Printed by John Anderson at his Pickering Press.
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$12.00
A Guide-Book to the Poetic and Dramatic Works of Robert Browning (Judaica Bookplate)

A Guide-Book to the Poetic and Dramatic Works of Robert Browning (Judaica Bookplate)

by Cooke, George Willis

Boston: Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press, 1891. 1st edition. A guide to the work of Victorian poet and playwright Robert Browning (1812-1889.) xvi, 450 pages. 8vo, approx. 7.75 x 5.25 inches. Smooth green cloth. Gilt spine lettering and top page edge. VG with modest wear. Sound binding. Provenance: Judaica bookplate of Heman Packard Deforest (1839-1914), an 1866 graduate of Yale Divinity School, later an author, historian and Protestant minister in Massachusetts and Michigan. Bookplate features a... Read more
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$10.00