Category: Bindings

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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

THE PARADISE LOST OF JOHN MILTON

THE PARADISE LOST OF JOHN MILTON

Milton, John; illustrated by John Martin

London: Charles Tilt. 1833

Publisher's original maroon morocco with gilt illustration to the upper and lower board, the titles in gilt to the spine. All edges gilt, gilt inner dentelles. Large 8vo....

12601

£750.00

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 BLUE REVIEW. Literature Drama Art Music.

THE BLUE REVIEW. Literature Drama Art Music. Vol. I No. 1, Vol. 1 No.II, Vol. I No.III May, June & July 1913.

Murry, John Middleton edits; with contributions from D. H. Lawrence, Gilbert Cannan, Rupert Brooke, Katherine Mansfield, Walter De La Mare, Max Beerbohm and others

London, Martin Secker. 1913

First edition, The complete run. Three volumes bound as one, with the original wrappers for all three issues bound to the rear. Cloth backed paper boards with gilt titles to the...

9930

£165.00

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 WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE ESQ.

THE WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE ESQ. In Nine Volumes, Complete. With Notes and Illustrations by Joseph Warton, D.D. and others.

Pope, Alexander

London: Printed for B. Law, J. Johnson, C. Dilly, G.G. and J. Robinson et al. 1797

Bound in contemporary full tree calf, titles and volume number in gilt on red morocco labels to the spine. Portrait frontispiece in volume one. An attractive set, the spine tips a...

10753

£800.00

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

£300.00

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

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 WORKS

THE WORKS

Shaw, George Bernard

London: Constable and Co. Ltd. 1930

Limited edition. One of 1,025 sets, this numbered 562 of 1000. Publisher's original green cloth with titles in gilt to spines, in the original dustwrappers. Top edges gilt. All...

10244

£1,200.00

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