Category: Bindings

1 2 3 4 5 6

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

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

BERNARD SHAW AND KARL MARX

BERNARD SHAW AND KARL MARX

Shaw, George Bernard

New York: Random House. 1930

First edition. Publisher's green leatherette backed cloth boards with titles in gilt to the spine, in the original glassine dustwrapper and card slipcase. An excellent fine clean...

12349

£35.00

THE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS

THE HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS

Smith, Dodie (Illustrated by Janet and Anne Grahame-Johnstone)

London: William Heinemann. 1956

First edition, first printing. Luxuriously bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full [white] morocco with different sized black spots simulating the coat of a dalmatian. The title is...

3565

£1,200.00

SQUIRREL WATCHING THE KINGFISHER'S CATCH

SQUIRREL WATCHING THE KINGFISHER'S CATCH

Soper, Eileen Alice (1905 - 1990)

Unpublished. 1950

Watercolour and gouache on paper. The image measures 13.5 x 20 cms. Mounted, framed and glazed (measuring 32 x 42 cms). Gallery label to the backboard. A beautifully painted...

14028

£850.00

THE LETTERS OF PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE, EARL OF CHESTERFIELD;

THE LETTERS OF PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE, EARL OF CHESTERFIELD; Including Numerous Letters Now First Published From The Original Manuscripts. Edited, With Notes, By Lord Mahon.

Stanhope, Philip Dormer; Lord Mahon

London: Richard Bentley 1845

First edition thus. Four volumes, extra illustrated. Finely bound by Bayntun in full red morocco with five raised bands, gilt ruled compartments and titles in gilt to the spines....

14509

£500.00

LA VIE ET LES OPINIONS DE TRISTRAM SHANDY.

LA VIE ET LES OPINIONS DE TRISTRAM SHANDY. Traduites de l'Anglois de Stern, par M. Frénais.

Sterne, Laurence

"Yorck"[Paris]: Chez Ruault, Libraire, rue de la Harpe, prés de la rue Serpente.; A Londres. 1776

First edition in French. Four volumes. Vol. I 356pp; Vol. II 328pp; Vol III 338pp; Vol IV 347pp. Half titles to volumes I and II. Parts I & II translated by Frénais, parts III &...

11574

£1,950.00

1 2 3 4 5 6