Category: Bindings

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GO SET A WATCHMAN

GO SET A WATCHMAN

Lee, Harper

London: William Heinemann. 2015

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original tan leather, the upper cover with a large black illustration of a mocking bird on a branch, the titles blind-stamped to...

12125

£3,750.00

CHARLES O'MALLEY: THE IRISH DRAGOON

CHARLES O'MALLEY: THE IRISH DRAGOON

[Lever, Charles]; Harry Lorrequer

Dublin: William Curry, Jun and Company. 1841

First edition. Two volumes. Finely bound by Zaehnsdorf in full red morocco, five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt to the spine. Gilt Celtic-style...

14506

£320.00

TO A PROUD PHANTOM

TO A PROUD PHANTOM

Limebeer, Ena

London: Leonard and Virginia Woolf at The Hogarth Press. 1923

First edition, first printing. Publisher's multicoloured marbled paper covered boards, white title label printed in black to the upper board. 32pp. An excellent near fine copy,...

12952

£550.00

FROM STATION TO STATION.

FROM STATION TO STATION. Travels With David Bowie 1973-1976.

MacCormack, Geoff; David Bowie

Guildford: Genesis Publications. 2007

First edition. Deluxe issue. Signed by David Bowie and Geoff MacCormack. Publisher's original full Italian red leather binding, blind stamped titles to the upper panel, all edges...

14731

£2,750.00

THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF MASSINGER AND FORD.

THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF MASSINGER AND FORD.

Massinger, Philip and John Ford; with an introduction by Hartley Coleridge

London: George Routledge and Sons. 1865

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...

11051

£350.00

A JOURNEY FROM ALEPPO TO JERUSALEM AT EASTER, A. D. 1697

A JOURNEY FROM ALEPPO TO JERUSALEM AT EASTER, A. D. 1697 The sixth edition, to which is now added an account of the author's journey to the banks of Euphrates at Beer, and to the country of Mesopotamia. With an index to the whole work, not in any former edition.

Maundrell, Henry

Oxford and London: Printed at the Theatre, for A. Peisley, and W. Meadows. 1740

Revised edition. 171pp. Contemporary panelled calf. Gilt stamped label to the spine. Binding rubbed at joints. Internally fine, very clean with a contemporary ink initial to...

8599

£600.00

THE PAGEANT OF PEKING.

THE PAGEANT OF PEKING. Comprising Sixty-Six Vandyck Photogravures Of Peking And Environs From Photographs By Donald Mennie.

Mennie, Donald; text by Putnam Weale

Shanghai: A. S. Watson & Co. 1922

Third edition. Publisher's original blue silk cloth with gilt titles to the upper board. 40 pages of text plus 66 tipped in Vandyck photogravures of Peking and environs. A very...

11807

£750.00

THE HISTORY AND SURVEY OF THE ANTIQUITIES OF WINCHESTER;

THE HISTORY AND SURVEY OF THE ANTIQUITIES OF WINCHESTER; With supplementary notes. Also a biographical memoir by the Rev. F. C. Husenbath.

Milner, Rev. John

Winchester: Nutt and Wells. 1839

Third edition. Two volumes bound in one. Contemporary gilt stamped calf binding by Wells of Winchester. Raised bands, marbled endpapers with inner gilt dentelles. All edges gilt....

8907

£175.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON With Translations of the Italian, Latin and Greek Poems from the Columbia University Edition, and a Reader's Guide by E. Skeat.

Milton, John; edited after the original texts by H. C. Beeching

London: Oxford University Press. 1938

First edition thus. Beautifully bound by Rivière and Son in full blue morocco with decorative tooling and five raised bands to the spine. Gilt titles, borders and inner dentelles....

11052

£225.00

THE POETICAL WORKS.

THE POETICAL WORKS. With notes of various authors, By Thomas Newton, D. D. Paradise Lost. A poem in twelve books. Fifth edition. + Paradise Regained. Samson Agonistes. Poems upon several occasions. Psalms, etc.

Milton, John; illustrated by Francis Hayman

London: J and R. Tonson. 1761

New edition. Three volumes. Quarto. Finely bound in recent full speckled brown calf. Spines with raised bands, the compartments double ruled in gilt. Red labels, titled in gilt....

10960

£1,750.00

HYMNS ANCIENT AND MODERN FOR USE IN THE SERVICES OF THE CHURCH WITH ACCOMPANYING TUNES; together with A SECOND SUPPLEMENT TO THE OLD EDITION. Two Volumes.

HYMNS ANCIENT AND MODERN FOR USE IN THE SERVICES OF THE CHURCH WITH ACCOMPANYING TUNES; together with A SECOND SUPPLEMENT TO THE OLD EDITION. Two Volumes.

Monk, W. H. and C. Steggall edit; [Viscountess Annie Cowdray]

London: William Clowes and Sons, Limited. 1906

New and revised edition with altered preface of volume one, first edition of volume two. Beautifully bound in full green morocco by Bumpus of Oxford. Gilt titles and five raised...

14398

£450.00

IRISH MELODIES, NATIONAL AIRS, SACRED SONGS, BALLADS etc.

IRISH MELODIES, NATIONAL AIRS, SACRED SONGS, BALLADS etc.

Moore, Thomas

Paris: Published by A. and W. Galignani at the French, English, Italian, German and Spanish Library. 1823

Bound in contemporary full calf with decorative tooling in gilt to upper and lower panels, four raised bands with gilt decoration to the spine. Gilt inner dentelles. Green...

10977

£125.00

THE LIFE OF A SPORTSMAN

THE LIFE OF A SPORTSMAN

Nimrod (pseudonym of Charles James Apperley), illustrated by Henry Alken

London: George Routledge. 1874

Contemporary half red morocco with gilt titles and tooling to the spine. Top edge gilt. The binding is firm with a little rubbing and wear to the extremities. The contents are...

7062

£200.00

POMANDER WALK

POMANDER WALK A Comedy In Three Acts.

Parker, Louis N.

London: Samuel French 1915

First acting edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's presentation binding by Bickers for the author. Three quarter vellum over brown buckram with titles...

13622

£45.00

JOSEPH AND HIS BRETHREN.

JOSEPH AND HIS BRETHREN. A Pageant Play.

Parker, Louis N.

London: John Lane. 1913

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's presentation binding by Bickers for the author. Full vellum with illustration and borders in gilt to the...

13623

£95.00

THE REVOLT OF THE HORSES

THE REVOLT OF THE HORSES

Perry, Walter Copland

London: Grant Richards. 1898

First edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Bound in contemporary half vellum and blue cloth, titles in gilt on green leather labels to the spine. Top edge gilt. A very good copy,...

11531

£200.00

FAC-SIMILE OF THE BLACK-LETTER PRAYER-BOOK

FAC-SIMILE OF THE BLACK-LETTER PRAYER-BOOK Containing manuscript alterations and additions made in the year 1661, out of which was fairly written the Book of common prayer: subscribed, December 20, A.D. 1661, by the Convocations of Canterbury and York, and annexed to the Act of Uniformity, 13 & 14 Car. II., C. 4, A.D. 1662.

[Prayer Book]; Church Of England

London: Longman and Co. 1871

First edition thus. Contemporary full red morocco by Riviere, decorative borders and corner pieces in gilt to the upper and lower boards, six raised bands, gilt decorated...

14725

£1,250.00

THE GOODLY HISTORY OF THE TRUE & CONSTANT LOVE BETWEEN RHOMEO & JULIETTA

THE GOODLY HISTORY OF THE TRUE & CONSTANT LOVE BETWEEN RHOMEO & JULIETTA

[Private Press] Bandello, Matteo

New Hampshire: The Monadnock Press. 1903

First edition. Publishers limp vellum with yapped edges. titled in gilt to the spine. Limited to 115 copies on hand-made paper, printed in red and black, woodcut frontispiece and...

8746

£200.00

SONG.

SONG.

Prokosch, Frederic

Privately printed: Stockholm 1943

First edition. One of 22 copies printed on air-mail paper (of a total edition of 44). Signed by the author. Marbled card wrappers with white label printed in black to the upper...

12676

£275.00

ISLAND SONG

ISLAND SONG

Prokosch, Frederic; [Andrew J. Chiappe]

Privately printed: Hong Kong. 1956

First edition. Inscribed presentation copy. One of 10 copies of Hong Kong paper (of a total edition of 40). Marbled card wrappers with gold label printed in black to the upper...

12939

£275.00

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