Category: Bindings

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A TREATISE ON THE ART OF MAKING GOOD AND WHOLESOME BREAD OF WHEAT, OATS, RYE, BARLEY, AND OTHER FARINACEOUS GRAIN.

A TREATISE ON THE ART OF MAKING GOOD AND WHOLESOME BREAD OF WHEAT, OATS, RYE, BARLEY, AND OTHER FARINACEOUS GRAIN. Exhibiting Properties and Chemical Constitution of Different Kinds of Bread Corn, and of the Various Substitutes Use For Bread, In Different Parts Of The World.

Accum, Frederick (Friedrich Christian Accum)

London: Printed for Thomas Boys.

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original paper boards with printed label to the spine. 160, xxiii pp. Hand-coloured vignette on the title page, single leaf of...

12115

£1,200.00

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

£3,750.00

FAMOUS PLAYS OF 1934.

FAMOUS PLAYS OF 1934. Touch Wood; Men In White; The Maitlands; Queen Of Scots; Old Folks At Home; Family Affairs.

Anthony, C. L.; Sidney Kingsley; Ronald MacKenzie; Gordon Daviot; H. M. Harwood; Gertrude Jennings

London: Victor Gollancz. 1934

First edition. Beautifully bound in full black morocco with gilt tooling and titles to all panels and the spine. Page edges and endpapers marbled. 688pp. A fine copy, the binding...

13550

£185.00

THE WORKS: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY and PERSUASION.

THE WORKS: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY and PERSUASION.

Austen, Jane; illustrated by C. E. Brock

London: J. M. Dent and Co. Ltd. The Series Of English Idylls. 1907

First edition with these illustrations. Six volumes. Bound by Riviere and Sons in half crimson calf with gilt titles and five raised bands to the spine. Marbled endpapers. Top...

13292

£1,200.00

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE

Austen, Jane; illustrated by Hugh Thomson; preface by George Saintsbury

London: George Allen.

First edition, first printing of the Hugh Thomson illustrated edition. Large paper copy, being one of 250 copies for Great Britain. Illustrated throughout with 160 line drawings...

11204

£6,750.00

QUALITY STREET.

QUALITY STREET. A Comedy In Four Acts.

Barrie, J. M. illustrated by Hugh Thomson

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1913

First edition. Deluxe edition, signed by Hugh Thomson. Large 4to. Publisher's original full vellum binding with gilt decoration and titles to the upper board and spine. Top edge...

12167

£195.00

JONATHAN LIVINGSTON SEAGULL.

JONATHAN LIVINGSTON SEAGULL. Final Draft Director's Screenplay.

Bartlett, Hall; [Richard D. Bach]

Los Angeles: Hall Bartlett Films. 1973

A presentation final draft of the director's screenplay. First edition thus. Presentation binding of blue leather with titles, illustration and gift inscription in gilt to the...

12800

£500.00

THE WORKS OF BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER

THE WORKS OF BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER

Beaumont, Francis; Fletcher, John; with an introduction by George Darley

London: George Routledge and Sons.

Two volumes. Beautifully bound by Rivière in full tree calf with decorative tooling and five raised bands to the spine. Gilt titles, borders and inner dentelles. Marbled...

11049

£550.00

THE COLLECTED WORKS OF SAMUEL BECKETT

THE COLLECTED WORKS OF SAMUEL BECKETT

Beckett, Samuel

New York: The Grove Press. 1970

First edition thus. Signed limited edition. Sixteen volumes. Publisher's original coarse black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Issued without dustwrappers. A superb fine set,...

13176

£6,750.00

A REMONSTRANCE CONCERNING THE GRIEVANCES, AND MALADIES OF THE KINGDOME OF ENGLAND: RIGHTLY STATED IN X POSITIONS.

A REMONSTRANCE CONCERNING THE GRIEVANCES, AND MALADIES OF THE KINGDOME OF ENGLAND: RIGHTLY STATED IN X POSITIONS. With Remedies Prescribed For The Speedy Help Of Each Of Them: Viz. The King, Parliament, Army, Assembly of Divines, Citizens of London, People in General, Apostate Round-Heads, Newters, Cavaliers, Scots.

Borialis

London: Printed for John Hickman.

First edition, Complete in 15 pages, (14 pages of text plus the title page). A good copy some pages cropped tightly to the top edge of text. Small ink inscriptions to the margins...

6681

£175.00

THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON.

THE LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON. Boswell's Life Of Johnson including Boswell's Journal Of A Tour To The Hebrides And Johnson's Diary Of A Journey Into North Wales

Boswell, James; edited by George Birkbeck Hill.

Oxford: The Clarendon Press.

First edition thus. Six volumes. Large 8vo. Vol I 522pp; Vol II 480pp; Vol III 464pp; Vol IV 446pp; Vol V 460pp ; Vol VI 324. Half titles to each volume. Contemporary speckled...

11527

£1,250.00

VILLETTE

VILLETTE

Bronte, Charlotte; writing as Currer Bell

London: Smith Elder and Co.

First edition. Three volumes. Contemporary quarter calf with title and volume number in gilt to the spine. Blue cloth boards. Bound without the publisher's catalogue to the rear...

13557

£750.00

SONGS AND BALLADS OF ROBERT BURNS

SONGS AND BALLADS OF ROBERT BURNS

Burns, Robert; illustrated by Monro S. Orr.

London and Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis. 1913

First edition with these illustrations. Large 8vo. Beautifully bound by Henderson & Bisset of Edinburgh in full blue morocco titled in gilt to the upper board and spine. All edges...

13481

£175.00

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE

Carroll, Lewis (pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson); illustrated by John Tenniel

London: Macmillan and Co.

First edition, first printing [first issue]. With 50 illustrations by John Tenniel. Beautifully bound by Bayntun-Riviere in full red crushed morocco with illustration stamped in...

13181

£2,000.00

LOUISE

LOUISE Roman Musical en Quatre Actes et Cinq Tableaux.

Charpentier, Gustave (1860 -1956)

Paris: M. M. Heugel et Cie, Au Menestrel.

First edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Piano and Vocal Score. Bound in three quarter purple leather over marbled boards. Gilt titles to the spine. Minor rubbing to the...

7073

£650.00

THE WORKS OF GEOFFREY CHAUCER

THE WORKS OF GEOFFREY CHAUCER Now Newly Imprinted.

Chaucer, Geoffrey; William Morris; edited by F. S. Ellis; illustrated by Edward Burne-Jones

London, Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press

Limited edition. One of 425 copies. Publisher's original Holland linen-backed, blue paper covered boards with the original white paper label printed in black to the spine. Folio....

13086

£65,000.00

24 [TWENTY-FOUR] NIGHTS.

24 [TWENTY-FOUR] NIGHTS. The Music of Eric Clapton. The Drawings of Peter Blake.

Clapton, Eric; illustrated by Peter Blake; Derek Taylor

Guildford: Genesis Publications. 1991

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Two hardcover volumes (scrapbook and commentary book), an illustrated envelope containing four guitar picks, one guitar string and a...

13184

£1,250.00

THE ROLLS-ROYCE

THE ROLLS-ROYCE "WRAITH"

Clarke, Tom C.

Oxfordshire: John M. Fasel. 1986

First edition. Signed deluxe limited edition. Large 8vo. Pp xv, [1], 245, [8]. Publisher's luxurious full green morocco binding by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, with five raised bands...

13376

£950.00

POPULAR TALES FROM THE NORSE together with TALES FROM THE FJELD.

POPULAR TALES FROM THE NORSE together with TALES FROM THE FJELD.

Dasent, Sir George Webbe; P Chr. Asbjornsen

Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas; London: Chapman and Hall

Two volumes. First revised and expanded edition of volume one; first English edition, first printing of volume two. Both volumes beautifully bound in three quarter green morocco...

11224

£325.00

MEMOIRS OF A CAVALIER: or a Military Journal of the wars in Germany, and the Wars in England; from the year 1632, to the Year 1648.

MEMOIRS OF A CAVALIER: or a Military Journal of the wars in Germany, and the Wars in England; from the year 1632, to the Year 1648.

Defoe, Daniel

London: A. Bell, J. Osborn, W. Taylor and T. Warner.

Written Threescore year ago by an English Gentleman who served first in the Army of Gustavus Adolphus, the glorious King of Sweden, till his Death; and after that, in the Royal...

7155

£575.00

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