Category: Bindings

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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

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

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

Rackham, Arthur illustrates J. M. Barrie

London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1906

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original vellum with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edges gilt. With 50 tipped in colour...

11622

£5,000.00

LES ILLUMINATIONS.

LES ILLUMINATIONS. Notice par Paul Verlaine

Rimbaud, Arthur

Paris: Publications de La Vogue. 1886

First edition. One of 200 copies, this being number 111 of 170 printed on Hollande paper. Elegantly bound in full red morocco with gilt titles to the spine and simple border and...

9581

£15,000.00

MY LIVELY LADY

MY LIVELY LADY

Rose, Alec

Hants: Nautical Publishing Company in association with George G. Harrap & Company Ltd. 1968

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original half green morocco with titles in gilt to the spine. Tan coloured buckram boards. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt....

13809

£95.00

MY FOUR YEARS OF HORROR THROUGH THE HOLOCAUST.

MY FOUR YEARS OF HORROR THROUGH THE HOLOCAUST. An Authentic Report.

Rosenberg, Heinz; [Henry L. Robertson]

Privately printed. 1983

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Hand-bound in blue and white striped cloth with labels taped to the upper cover. Typescript. [iii]+240pp + 43pp black and white...

14520

£1,750.00

CATÉCHISME D'ÉCONOMIE POLITIQUE OU INSTRUCTION FAMILIÈRE QUI MONTRE DE QUELLE FAÇON LES RICHESSES SONT PRODUITES, DISTRIBUÉES ET CONSOMMÉES DANS LA SOCIÉTÉ; Ouvrage fondé sur les faits, et utile aux différentes classes d'hommes, en ce qu'il indique les avantages que chacun peut retirer de sa position et de ses talens.

CATÉCHISME D'ÉCONOMIE POLITIQUE OU INSTRUCTION FAMILIÈRE QUI MONTRE DE QUELLE FAÇON LES RICHESSES SONT PRODUITES, DISTRIBUÉES ET CONSOMMÉES DANS LA SOCIÉTÉ; Ouvrage fondé sur les faits, et utile aux différentes classes d'hommes, en ce qu'il indique les avantages que chacun peut retirer de sa position et de ses talens.

Say, Jean-Baptiste

Paris: de l'imprimerie de Crapelet. 1815

First edition. 12mo. vi, 160 pp. Contemporary speckled paper covered boards, the handwritten title in faint black ink on a paper label to the spine. Red sprinkled page edges. Half...

13750

£1,750.00

THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE.

THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. Comedies, Tragedies, Histories, Poems and Sonnets.

Shakespeare, William

London: Robert Rivière and Son Ltd. 1920

Three volumes. 8vo. Bound in half blue morocco by Rivière. Titles and decoration between the raised bands on the spine in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Portrait...

11246

£185.00

THE PLAYERS' SHAKESPEARE

THE PLAYERS' SHAKESPEARE Comprising: The Tragedie of Cymbeline; Loves Labour's Lost; The Merchant Of Venice; The Tragedie of Macbeth; A Midsommer Nights Dreame; The Tragedie of Julius Caesar; The Tragedie of King Lear. Newly Printed From the First Folio of 1623.

Shakespeare, William; illustrated by Albert Rutherston, Norman Wilkinson, Thomas Lowinsky, Charles Ricketts, Paul Nash, Ernst Stern; introduction by Harley Granville-Barker

London: Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press for Ernest Benn Limited. 1923

First edition thus. Each copy number 1 of the Deluxe edition. Signed by the illustrators, art director and author of the introduction. Complete in seven volumes. Each volume in...

14451

£9,500.00

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