Category: Art Books

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WATERSHIP DOWN

WATERSHIP DOWN

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

London: The Paradine Press. 1976

First edition thus. With a new foreword by the author. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the illustrator. Publisher-commissioned Sangorski and Sutcliffe...

10800

£3,000.00

STRAND MAGAZINE.

STRAND MAGAZINE. October 1938.

Allingham, Margery; Hugh Walpole; Roland Pertwee; Dale Collins; F. Tennyson Jesse and Laurence Kirk; Arthur Tuckerman and others

London: George Newnes. 1938

Publisher's original pictorial card covers. A near very good copy, the covers a little spotted, nicked and creased, the red spine remains complete and holds firm. Illustrated by...

11479

£25.00

TOKYO STILL LIFE

TOKYO STILL LIFE

Araki, Nobuyoshi

Birmingham: Ikon Gallery. 2001

First edition. Publisher's photographic card covers. An excellent near fine copy, the binding with light rubbing and creasing at the corners. The contents in fine clean and bright...

11818

£50.00

LOST EROS

LOST EROS

Ashe, Thomas; with linocut illustrations by J. Martin Pitts

London: The Kouros Press. 1982

First edition thus. Limited edition. Publisher's original blue card covers with white paper label printed in black to the upper cover. With a full page linocut illustration in...

13727

£15.00

MOUNTAINS.

MOUNTAINS. An Ariel Poem.

Auden, W. H.; illustrated by Edward Bawden

London: Faber and Faber. 1954

First edition. Signed by the author. Original yellow card covers printed in black, in the original envelope. Colour lithograph frontispiece and a black and white title...

11201

£350.00

ONE HUNDRED AND FOUR DIGITALLY PRINTED COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS  OF GRAFFITI-REMOVAL.

ONE HUNDRED AND FOUR DIGITALLY PRINTED COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS OF GRAFFITI-REMOVAL. Taken In The Pacific Northwest 2012-2015

Avalon, Kalin

Portland: Thoughtforms. 2015

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original laminated boards. Illustrated in colour throughout. A lovely fine copy of the very limited first edition...

13004

£60.00

WALL AND PIECE

WALL AND PIECE

Banksy

London: Century. 2005

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original pictorial boards, in the the scarce dustwrapper. Quarto. 238pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. A superb fine copy, the...

12983

£875.00

THE BUTTERFLY TREE

THE BUTTERFLY TREE

Bell, Robert; Andy Warhol

Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company. 1959

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original black cloth with orange spine titled in black, in the Andy Warhol designed dustwrapper. An excellent near fine...

12925

£325.00

WILLIAM BLAKE, MYSTIC: A Study. Together with YOUNG'S NIGHT THOUGHTS: Nights I & II,

WILLIAM BLAKE, MYSTIC: A Study. Together with YOUNG'S NIGHT THOUGHTS: Nights I & II, With Illustrations by William Blake. And frontispiece, Death's Door, from Blair's 'The Grave'

Blake, William; Adeline M. Butterworth; Edward Young

Liverpool and London: The Liverpool Booksellers Co. Ltd; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton Kent & Co. 1911

First edition. Finely bound in contemporary three-quarter brown morocco, double ruled in gilt with five raised bands to the spine, with double ruled compartments and titles in...

14503

£295.00

MODERN ENGLISH.

MODERN ENGLISH. A Trendy Slang Dictionary.

Blowdryer, Jennifer

San Francisco: Last Gasp. 1985

First edition. Large format photo-illustrated card covers. An interesting and intriguing dictionary that provides definition of terms from nightclub culture, the Cholo, Mod,...

10481

£65.00

CATALOGUE OF FIRST EDITIONS OF AMERICAN AUTHORS.

CATALOGUE OF FIRST EDITIONS OF AMERICAN AUTHORS. Poets, Philosophers, Historians, Statesmen, Essayists, Dramatists, Novelists, Travellers, Humorists &c., &c., &c. Complied, Arranged and For Sale or sale.

[Bookseller's Catalogue] Leon and Brother

New York: Leon and Brother, Under 5th Avenue Hotel. 1885

First edition of the first catalogue dedicated exclusively to first editions of American authors. Rebound in green card covers, with a portion of the original upper cover laid...

13006

£45.00

GRAFFITI SKIRT

GRAFFITI SKIRT

[Bouldin, Joy]; "CEY ONE" Adams (b.1962)

New York: Original Artwork 1981

Spray paint, marker pen and ink on a leather skirt. Painted circa 1981 for Joy "Joystick" Bouldin. Authentic hand painted clothing from the early days of hip hop are exceptionally...

11595

£3,750.00

GRAFFITI DENIM JACKET

GRAFFITI DENIM JACKET

[Bouldin, Joy]; "REVOLT"

New York: Original Artwork 1984

Acrylic and ink on a denim Wrangler jacket (size 40). Painted circa 1984. Large "JoyStick" piece with character portrait and smaller "Revolt" piece underneath, to rear jacket...

11594

£3,750.00

THE QUEEN WHO CAME TO TEA

THE QUEEN WHO CAME TO TEA

Bradley, Helen

London: Jonathan Cape. 1978

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Original purple cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the boards a little bowed, the...

11120

£90.00

PORTRAITS

PORTRAITS

Brandt, Bill; introduction by Alan Ross

Texas: University Of Texas. 1982

First edition. Publisher's black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in black and white throughout. An excellent near fine copy, the binding with...

13009

£50.00

FUNGUS THE BOGEYMAN.

FUNGUS THE BOGEYMAN. The Author's Original Hand Corrected Maquette.

Briggs, Raymond

London: Later published by Hamish Hamilton. 1977

The author's unique original mock-up / maquette of the first edition, first printing. Photocopies of the early draft original artwork, applied to boards with glue and staples with...

13663

£1,250.00

THE GUN CLUB DRINK BOOK

THE GUN CLUB DRINK BOOK Being a More Or Less Discursive Account of Alcoholic Beverages, Their Formulae and Uses, Together With Some Observations on the Mixing of Drinks.

Browne, Charles; illustrated by Leonard Holton

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1939

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's red cloth illustrated and with titles in white to the upper board and spine. Illustrated in black and white...

12918

£375.00

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Carroll, Lewis (pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson); illustrated by Marie Laurencin

Paris: The Black Sun Press. 1930

First edition. 1 of 50 copies on Japan vellum. Publisher's printed card covers, in the original glassine. Housed in the original pink paper covered chemise and slipcase....

12566

£4,500.00

CARPOOLERS

CARPOOLERS

Cartagena, Alejandro; essay by Jessica McDonald

Self published: Alejandro Cartagena Studios. 2014

First edition, first printing. Limited edition, signed by the photographer. Original die-cut thick card covers and red cloth spine. Illustrated in colour throughout. 112 pages and...

13159

£250.00

THIS DAY IN RAP AND HIP-HOP HISTORY

THIS DAY IN RAP AND HIP-HOP HISTORY

Chuck D (pseudonym of Carlton Douglas Ridenhour); foreword by Shepard Fairey

London: Cassell / Octopus Publishing. 2017

First UK edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's pictorial boards. Illustrated throughout. A fine, as new copy, clean inside and out and without previous...

14197

£65.00

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