Category: Bindings

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THE LIFE AND STRANGE SUPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK

THE LIFE AND STRANGE SUPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK

Defoe, Daniel; illustrated by Edward Gordon Craig

London: The Basilisk Press. 1979

First edition thus. Limited Edition. With an original Edward Gordon Craig print bound in at the rear, as issued. Wood engravings throughout. Quarter dark blue goatskin with cream...

14079

£360.00

KINGFISHER.

KINGFISHER. Original Watercolour Painting.

Detmold, Edward Julius (1883 - 1957)

Unpublished. 1900

Watercolour and gouache on paper. Signed with the artists monogram lower right. Image measures 13 x 12 cms. Mounted, framed and glazed (measuring 31 x 31 cms). Old gallery label...

14026

£1,250.00

THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS.

THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS. A Christmas Carol; The Chimes: A Goblin Story; The Cricket On The Hearth: A Fairy Tale Of Home; The Battle Of Life: A Love Story; The Haunted Man and The Ghosts Bargain; bound with THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD.

Dickens, Charles

London: Chapman and Hall Limited / W. R. Howell & Co. 1880

Early printings. Six volumes in one. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and green pebble cloth boards, with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt...

14220

£85.00

THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP

THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by Frank Reynolds

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1913

First edition with these illustrations. Signed Limited Edition. Quarto. Publisher's original full vellum with titles and vignette in gilt to the upper board and spine. Top edge...

13812

£385.00

THE ADVENTURES OF OLIVER TWIST

THE ADVENTURES OF OLIVER TWIST

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by George Cruikshank

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1908

Reprint of the first edition with the illustrations, and an introduction biographical and bibliographical by Charles Dickens The Younger. Prize binding by Bickers of full red...

13752

£125.00

THE ADVENTURES OF OLIVER TWIST, Or The Parish Boy's Progress; bound with A TALE OF TWO CITIES

THE ADVENTURES OF OLIVER TWIST, Or The Parish Boy's Progress; bound with A TALE OF TWO CITIES

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by George Cruikshank and H. K. Browne

London: Chapman and Hall Limited / W. R. Howell & Co. 1880

Early printings. Two volumes in one. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and green pebble cloth boards, with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt...

14217

£100.00

THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT

THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by Phiz

London: Chapman and Hall Limited / W. R. Howell & Co. 1880

Early printing. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and green pebble cloth boards, with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt to the spine. All...

14218

£65.00

THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY

THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by Phiz

London: Chapman and Hall Limited / W. R. Howell & Co. 1880

Early printing. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and green pebble cloth boards, with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt to the spine. All...

14219

£50.00

THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB

THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by R. Seymour and Phiz

London: Chapman and Hall Limited / W. R. Howell & Co. 1880

Early printing. Bound in contemporary half green morocco and green pebble cloth boards, with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt to the spine. All...

14216

£85.00

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

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. 1867

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. 1817

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

COURT, HOUSEHOLD, AND ITINERARY OF KING HENRY II.

COURT, HOUSEHOLD, AND ITINERARY OF KING HENRY II. Instancing also the Chief Agents and Adversaries of the King in his Government, Diplomacy, and Stategy.

Eyton, R. W.

London and Dorchester: Taylor & Co. and James Foster. 1878

First edition. Beautiful contemporary full tan calf by F. Bedford. Five raised bands with gilt decorated compartments and gilt titles on a red morocco label to the spine. Upper...

14031

£125.00

SIX PLAYS.

SIX PLAYS. "AND SO TO BED" (An Adventure With Pepys); IMPORTANT PEOPLE; THE SILVER CHORD; THE RISING GENERATION; THE PATSY; BERKELEY SQUARE

Fagan, J. B.; F. Wyndham Mallock; Sidney Howard; Wyn Weaver and Laura Leycester; Barry Conners; John L. Balderston (in collaboration with J. C. Squire)

London: Samuel French Ltd. 1924

First editions (with the exception of The Patsy which was previously published under the title "Love Lesson" in 1925). Six volumes in one. Large 8vo. Bound in half black morocco...

13554

£85.00

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

Fitzgerald, Edward translates; illustrated by Willy Pogany

London: George G. Harrap. 1930

Deluxe limited edition. Signed by Willy Pogany. With an original signed etching, 12 tipped-in colour plates, smaller illustrations and head and tail pieces in black and white...

13721

£950.00

THE AFGHAN WARS: 1839-42 and 1878-80.

THE AFGHAN WARS: 1839-42 and 1878-80.

Forbes, Archibald

London: Seeley and Co., Limited. 1892

First edition. Contemporary half calf, five raised bands and titles in gilt to the spine. Red cloth boards. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. 337pp. Illustrated in black and white...

13804

£95.00

THE FORSYTE SAGA

THE FORSYTE SAGA

Galsworthy, John

London: William Heinemann. 1922

First edition, first printing. Signed limited edition. Publisher's original green soft leather with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. A better than very good copy, the...

12785

£275.00

THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE

THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE Author of "Jane Eyre", "Shirley", "Villette", &c.

Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn

London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1857

First edition. Two volumes. Beautifully by Bayntun of Bath in full red morocco. Each volume with five raised bands and titles in gilt to the spine. Gilt ruled borders to the upper...

14008

£875.00

THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD

THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD A Tale. Supposed to be written by Himself.

Goldsmith, Oliver

Salisbury: Printed by B. Collins, for F. Newbery. 1766

First edition. Two volumes. Small 8vo. Bound in 19th century full tan calf with gilt ruled lines and decorated spines. The titles stamped in gilt on green labels. Marbled...

7941

£2,850.00

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