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

£3,000.00

WATERSHIP DOWN.

WATERSHIP DOWN. Signed Deluxe Edition with an Original Watercolour by John Lawrence.

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

London: The Paradine Press. 1976

Deluxe issue of the first illustrated edition. With a new foreword by the author published here for the first time. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the...

13669

£3,450.00

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

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

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

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

1800 AND ALL THAT!

1800 AND ALL THAT!

de Fleury, R.

London: The St. Catherine Press. 1937

First edition, first printing. Publisher's dark green leather with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square, firm and unworn. The...

13652

£900.00

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

DÉSERT VIVANT. [THE LIVING DESERT]

DÉSERT VIVANT. [THE LIVING DESERT] Walt Disney C'est La Vie 1.

Disney, Walt; Marcel Aymé; Louis Bromfield; Albert Camus; Julian Huxley; François Mauriac; André Maurois; Henry de Montherlant

Paris: Walt Disney / Société Française Du Livre. 1954

First edition. Special issue / exemplaire imprimé spécialement. One of a handful of copies specially bound and produced for collaborators of the film and book. Quarto. Publisher's...

13676

£275.00

FOUR PLAYS.

FOUR PLAYS. Robert E. Lee; Mary Stuart; Abraham Lincoln; Oliver Cromwell

Drinkwater, John; [John Arthur Ransome Marriott]

London: Sidgwick and Jackson Ltd. 1923

First edition, first printing of Robert E. Lee, early printings of Mary Stuart, Abraham Lincoln and Oliver Cromwell. Four volumes bound in one. Beautifully bound in full green...

13551

£185.00

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