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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM rendered into English verse by Edward Fitzgerald with illustrations by Herbert Cole by Fitzgerald

London: John Lane, 1901. Very Good. This Edition de Luxe is limited to 375 copies for England and America, 350 of which are for sale". Prior owners inscritpion on inside back cover. White/cream colored cover with gilt lettering and green design and...

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$800.00


For Whom the Bell Tolls illustrated by Lynd Ward by Hemingway, Ernest

Princeton: Limited Editions Club, 1942. Hardcover. Near Fine. LIMITED EDITION NUMBERED 230 SIGNED by Lynd Ward. Near Fine hardcover in protective clear plastic and in slipcase ...

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$450.00


Vertigo A novel in woodcuts by Ward, Lynd

New York: Random House, 1937. Very Good. Very Good with some wear to edges . 230 wood engravings by Ward with no text (wordless). ...

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$450.00


Tacuinum sanitatis vollständige Faksimileausgabe im Originalformat des Codex 2396 der Österreichischen Nationalbibliothek : Kommentar by Rossl, Joachim and Konrad, Heinrich

Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1984. Book. Fine. Two volume set in slipcase, with English translation 17 page pamphlet. One volume bound in full leather with 5 raised bands on spine and glit design on spine and cover, in Latin ful...

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$900.00


The Wood Engravings of Robert Gibbings by Empson, Patience

London: J.M. Dent and Sons, 1959. First edition. Fine/near fine. Fine condition in a clear protective dustjacket. Edited by Patience Empson with an introduction by Thomas Balston. ...

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$225.00


ROSARIUM Chester Beatty Library,Dublin,MS Western 99 by Anon

Akademische Druck - u., 1986. Hardcover. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 1000 copies of which this volume is numbered 310. Fine condition two volumes in presentation case. First volume is commentary volume and is red cloth hardcover. Second volume is miniature...

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$3,000.00


Wild Pilgrimage A Novel in Woodcuts by Lynd Ward by Ward, Lynd

Cleveland: World Publishing Co, 1967. Near Fine/near fine. First World Printing 1967. No text just woodcuts, and amazing work Near Fine condition in Very Good dustjacket ...

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$125.00


Ingeborg-Psalter by Anon

Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1985. Hardcover. Fine. Fine condition two volumes in slipcase. Complete color facsimile edition of the 394 pages (197 folios) in original size (304 x 204 mm). The manuscript contains 51 full page miniatures wi...

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$10,000.00


Canticum Canticorum: The Song of Songs with 30 lithographs by Kraaz, Gerhart

Frankfurt am Main: Ars Libri Verlag, Gotthard de Beauclair, 1962. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 200 in Arabic of which this is numbered 103 and SIGNED by both designer Gotthard de Beauclair and artist Gerhart Kraaz. Near Fine ...

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$2,100.00


The Dances of Death, Through the Various Stages of Human Life: Wherein the Capriciousness of That Tyrant is Exhibited in Forty-Six Copper Plates; Done From the Original Designs, Which Were Cut in Wood, and Afterwards Painted, By John Holbein etched by D by HOLBEIN, John

London: W. Smith and Co., 1803. Hardcover. Very Good. Very Good condition. "Descriptions of each plate in French and English, with the Scripture Text from which the designs were taken. Printed by W. Smith and Co. King Street, Seven Dials, for John ...

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$2,000.00


Studien und Skizzen von Paul Scheurich by Scheurich

Berlin : Gurlitt Verlag, 1922. Very Good. Studies and sketches of Paul Scheurich. Kit containing lithographs (matted). VERY RARE LIMITED EDITION numbered roman numeral III (three). approximately 14 1 / 4 x 11 3 / 4 in. Scheurich, draftsman, painter...

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$4,000.00


Cato's Moral Distichs Reproduced from the Edition Printed in Philadelphia in 1735 By Benjamin Franklin by Anon

San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1939. LIMITED EDITION of 250. Fine condition green cloth hardcover with gilt emblem on cover and gilt lettering on spine. Reproduced from the edition printed in Philadelphia in 1735 by Benjamin Franklin, together w...

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$300.00


Recollections of Oscar WIlde Translation and introduction by Percival Rollard by Jeunesse,Ernest and Gide, Andre and Blei, Franz

Boston: John W. Luce and Company, 1906. Hardcover. Near Fine. Translation and introduction by Percival Rollard, inside front cover inscription handwritten and SIGNED by Percival Pollard and dated January 1907. Near fine. Plum cloth Hardcover. Slight ...

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$800.00


La Rigenerazione Dell' Olanda Specchio a Tutti i Popoli Rigenerati by Anon

Venice: Appresso Giovanni di Antonio Zatta librajo all'insegna of Providence in Frezzaria, 1799. Very Good. Bookplate of prior owner and also a signature of another owner on inside front cover. VERY GOOD condition (wear to corners and edges, some...

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$7,500.00


Die Weingartner Liederhandschrift Textband zum Faksimile der Handschrift H. B. XIII der Württembergischen Landesbibliothek Stuttgart by Anon

Stuttgart: Verlag Müller und Schindler , 1969. Hardcover. Near Fine/ Bookseller Photo Die Weingartner Liederhandschrift.: Textband zum Faksimile der Handschrift H. B. XIII der Württembergischen Landesbibliothek Stuttgart. . Two volume...

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$1,400.00


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