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

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY & PERSUASION.

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY & PERSUASION.

Austen, Jane; illustrated by C. E. Brock and Hugh Thomson; introduction by Austin Dobson

London: Macmillan and Co.

Five Volumes, Pride and Prejudice illustrated by C. E. Brock, all other volumes illustrated by Hugh Thomson. Contemporary three quarter red morocco with gilt titles and decorative...

12569

£1,750.00

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

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF THE BRONTE SISTERS.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF THE BRONTE SISTERS. Wuthering Heights; Jane Eyre; Shirley; Villette; The Professor; Agnes Grey; The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall.

Bronte, Emily, Anne and Charlotte; illustrated by Edmund Dulac

London & Toronto: J. M. Dent. 1922

Complete in six volumes (Tenant of Wildfell Hall bound with Agnes Grey, as issued). With 60 colour illustrations by Edmund Dulac. A beautiful set in contemporary full tree calf...

11615

£1,450.00

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

ARMS AND THE COVENANT.

ARMS AND THE COVENANT. Speeches by The Right Hon. Winston S. Churchill C.H. M.P.

Churchill, Winston S.; compiled by Randolph S. Churchill

London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1938

First edition, first printing. Bound in full green morocco by Zaehnsdorf (for Asprey). The spine with five raised bands and titles in gilt. Marbled endpapers and gilt inner...

12369

£750.00

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

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

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN;

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN; Containing Original Poems, Tales and Translations; with notes by The Rev. Joseph Warton, D. D.; The Rev. John Warton, M.A.; and others. Including The Life Of Dryden by Dr. Johnson.

Dryden, John

London: George Routledge and Sons.

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 endpapers. All edges...

11048

£350.00

ARMATA, A Fragment; Together with

ARMATA, A Fragment; Together with THE SECOND PART OF ARMATA

Erskine, Thomas (1st Baron Erskine)

London: John Murray

First edition of both parts, each an Inscribed presentation copy. Two volumes bound in one. Contemporary full red morocco gilt. All edges gilt. A very good copy, the attractive...

9081

£3,750.00

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