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201 (Shaw, George Bernard). Partington, Wilfred; editor THE BOOKMAN'S JOURNAL, INCORPORATING THE PRINT COLLECTOR. Third Series. Vol. XVI, No. 7, 1928
London: Published at the Sign of the Open Book, 1928. 1928. Very good 
London: Published at the Sign of the Open Book, 1928.. 1928.. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wraps with the title and a vignette in black on the front cover. The overlapping edges of the covers are creased. Illustrated with several plates. Very good.

The articles in this issue start with "Man and Super-Tramp: W.H. Davies: His Life and Works", followed by "A Note on the Poetry of John Donne", and James Laver's article "The Later Drypoints of Martin Hardie". The meat of this periodical, though, is Geoffrey H. Wells's "A Bibliography of the Books and Pamphlets of George Bernard Shaw". This bibliography was concluded in issues number 8 and 9. 
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202 (Shaw, George Bernard). Partington, Wilfred; editor THE BOOKMAN'S JOURNAL, INCORPORATING THE PRINT COLLECTOR. Third Series. Vol. XVI, No. 9, 1929
London: Published at the Sign of the Open Book, 1929. 1929. Very good 
London: Published at the Sign of the Open Book, 1929.. 1929.. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wraps with the title and a vignette in black on the front cover. The overlapping edges of the covers are creased. Illustrated with several plates. Very good.

The meat of this periodical is the conclusion of Geoffrey H. Wells's "A Bibliography of the Books and Pamphlets of George Bernard Shaw", earlier parts of which were published in issues number 7 and 8. 
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203 (Smith, Adam). Bonar, James A CATALOGUE OF THE LIBRARY OF ADAM SMITH. Prepared for the Royal Economic Society by James Bonar with an Introduction and Appendices. Second Edition
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1932. 1932. Good 
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1932.. 1932.. Good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt. Bumped & rubbed with small stains to the covers. xxxiv & 218 pp., printed in black & red. The pastedowns are lightly foxed; there are pencil notes by a collector in the margins of 2 pages. B&W portrait frontispiece & B&W plates, including 2 folding facsimiles. Very good.

In an interesting bibliographical note by a collector on page 123, a collector claims that a book by William Nicholson, of which he posseses a copy with Adam Smith's bookplate, is omitted from the catalogue. 
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204 (Sourget, Patrick et Elisabeth) DEUX CENTS LIVRES PRECIEUX DE 1467 A 1959. (Catalogue)
(Chartres, France: Patrick et Elizabeth Sourget, 1985). 1985). Good 
(Chartres, France: Patrick et Elizabeth Sourget, 1985).. 1985).. Good. - Small quarto, white pictorial wraps with a color illustration on each wrap. There are a few small stains to the wraps & the corners are creased. 370 & [5] pp. Profusely illustrated in B&W & color. The top page corners are creased with very small creases to the top edges of the last 30 pages. Good.

217 items are catalogued and fully described. A price list in French francs & a photocopied cover letter dated 20 September 1985 are laid in. The text is in French. 
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205 (Spiral Press). Blumenthal, Joseph THE SPIRAL PRESS: An Exhibition of Books and Ephemera with a Commentary by Joseph Blumenthal. (Catalogue)
NY: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1966. 1966. Very good 
NY: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1966.. 1966.. Very good. - Large octavo, printed tan wraps. 66 pp. plus section of B&W facsimiles & colophon. Near fine.

1/1,500 copies issued in wraps. 
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206 (Standard, Paul). Steinberg, S. H DIE SCHWARZE KUNST: 500 Jahre Buchdruk
Munchen: Prestel Verlag, (1958). (1958). Very good 
Munchen: Prestel Verlag, (1958).. (1958).. Very good. - Octavo, limp reddish brown cloth with a printed label on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The covers are slightly warped & the dust jacket is lightly rubbed. 471 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with numerous full-page & textual facsimiles, including several folding facsimiles. Very good.

First German edition. Originally published in English by Penguin Books in 1955 under the title "Five Hundred Years of Printing". The text is in German.

Calligrapher Paul Standard's copy. Laid in are two autograph letters in German from Leo Kasarnovski sending him the book. Dust jacket present. 
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207 (Stinehour Press). Farrell, David THE STINEHOUR PRESS: A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL CHECKLIST OF THE FIRST THIRTY YEARS. Selected and Compiled by David Farrell with and Introduction by Roderick Stinehour
Lunenburg, VT: Meriden-Stinehour Press, (1988). (1988). Fine 
Lunenburg, VT: Meriden-Stinehour Press, (1988).. (1988).. Fine. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in silver on the front cover & spine, in pictorial dw. 300 pp., illustrated in color. Fine.

Limited edition of 1,200 numbered copies. Dust jacket present. 
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208 (Strathmore Paper Company) STRATHMORE RHODODENDRON. (Sample book). (Cover title)
(Westfield, MA: Strathmore Paper Company), circa [1995]. [1995]. Fine 
(Westfield, MA: Strathmore Paper Company), circa [1995].. [1995].. Fine. - Small quarto [8-7/8 inches high by 7-3/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial silver, black & teal stiff paper wraps. The book is housed in a folding dark green case titled in silver on the front panel with a printed label on the rear panel. Printed endpapers & [9] pages printed in French fold, each on a different stock. Full-page illustrations in color & black-and-white, including a page of color comic strips. Near fine.

The theme of the sample book is "Stress'" with the hope that the excellent performance of Strathmore papers will help to lessen the stresses of production. 
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209 (Suares, Andre) CATALOGUE DU SALON INTERNATIONAL DU LIVRE D'ART. 20 mai-15 aout. Preface d'Andre Suares. (Catalogue)
Paris: Petit Palais des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, 1931. 1931. Good 
Paris: Petit Palais des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, 1931.. 1931.. Good. - Small quarto, perfect bound printed cream wraps, in original acetate dw. The wraps are lightly soiled with a light stain to the front wrap. The head & tail of the spine have been reinforced with cloth tape; the tape at the tail is stained brown with staining to the adjacent section of the bottom edge; the title is handwritten in black ink on the tape at the head. The dw is darkened & stained with tears & pieces out. 105 & 186 pp. plus section of B&W illustrations & facsimiles, & ads. The edges of the text pages are slightly darkened. Good.

Scarce. Dust jacket present. 
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210 (Sullivan, Eugene T. and Marilynn) MARKS OF CRAFTSMANSHIP
(Chicago, IL: Melin Printing Company, 1969). 1969). Fine 
(Chicago, IL: Melin Printing Company, 1969).. 1969).. Fine. - Oblong octavo, printed wraps. 16 pp. Illustrated in black & red & white. Near fine.

Number 1611 of 2250 copies. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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211 (Swinburne, Algernon). Carter, John; Pollard, Graham THE FIRM OF CHARLES OTTLEY, LANDON & CO: Footnote to an Enquiry
London: Rupert Hart-Davis / NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948. 1948. Good 
London: Rupert Hart-Davis / NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948.. 1948.. Good. - Small octavo, printed blue wraps. Soiled & chipped; crease to front wrap; spine darkened. 95 pp. Page edges slightly darkened. Illustrated with 3 B&W facsimiles. Good.

First edition.

An examination of four Swinburne pamphlets bearing the publisher's imprint "London, Charles Ottley, Landon & Co." First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD

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212 (Thacher, John Boyd). Ashley, Frederick W.; Bourne, Henry Eldridge; compilers THE COLLECTION OF JOHN BOYD THACHER IN THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS. 3 volumes
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1931 1931 Very good 
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1931. 1931. Very good. - Large octavo, brown calf backed tan cloth titled in gilt; the top edge is gilt. The covers are bumped, rubbed & lightly soiled. 329 pages; 120 pages; and 191 pages respectively. There are ink notes on the front pastedown of the second volume and on the verso of the endpaper, there are also pencil markings in the margins of a number of pages. Very good.

Volume I, which was originally published in 1915, catalogues the incunabula in the collection. Volume II catalogues later printed books, and Volume III autographs, including books and autographs relating to the French Revolution. Volumes I & II were compiled by Frederick W. Ashley and Volume III by Henry Eldridge Bourne with the assistance of Gertrude Albion MacCormick.

Interestingly, the notes in Vol. II seem to have been written by someone intimately involved with the collection. 
Price: 150.00 USD

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213 (The Colophon) THE ANNUAL OF BOOK-MAKING
New York: The Colophon, 1938. 1938. Fine 
New York: The Colophon, 1938.. 1938.. Fine. - Quarto, light blue cloth backed natural buckram titled in black on the front cover & the spine with decorations in silver on the front cover. The spine is faded and soiled. 168 leaves, including the endpapers and blanks, profusely illustrated throughout, including depictions of works by W.A. Dwiggins, Rockwell Kent, and many others. Printed in colors on a variety of stock, the book includes signatures contributed by several fine & small presses, and major publishers, which serve to illustrate their work. Near fine.

The table of contents lists the following: "Binding design by W.A. Dwiggins", "Title-page design by Rockwell Kent", Foreword by J. T. Winterich", "American Institute of Graphic Arts", "University of California Press", "Alfred A. Knopf", "University of North Carolina Press", "Rydal Press", "Simon & Schuster", "Riverside Press", "Wolff Book Manufacturing Co.", "Walpole Printing Office", "Derrydale Press", "Paul McPharlin", "Hawthorn House", "George Grady Press", "Ward Ritchie Press", "Yale University Press", "Lanston Monotype Machine Co.", "Taylor & Taylor", "Press of the Woolly Whale", "Haddon Craftsmen", "Limited Editions Club", "Overbrook Press", "Lakeside Press", "Mergenthaler Linotype Co.", "University of Oklahoma Press", and "Pynson Printers".

From the library of Harold Hugo of The Meriden Gravure Company with his bookplate on the front pastedown. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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214 (The Colt Press) THE COLT SPRINGS HIGH FOR 1940. (Catalog)
[San Francisco, CA]: The Colt Press, 1940. 1940. Very good 
[San Francisco, CA]: The Colt Press, 1940.. 1940.. Very good. - Small octavo [6-1/2 inches high by 3-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wraps. [10] pages. The order form has been removed. There is a small dent in the front wrap, which carries through to each leaf & to the rear wrap. Very good. 
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215 (The Colt Press) THE COLT. No. 1. August, 1941
(San Francisco, CA: The Colt Press, 1941). 1941). Very good 
(San Francisco, CA: The Colt Press, 1941).. 1941).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial cream self-wraps. [8] pages. The top edge of the title page is slightly darkened & the bottom page corners are very lightly creased. Title illustration in black & cream & a black & cream vignette. Very good, in a stamped & postmarked Colt Press mailing envelope addressed to E. Harold Hugo of the Meriden Gravure Company.

First issue of a newsletter intended to inform dealers, readers, collectors and librarians of the current and future plans of the press. Laid in are an order form and a card announcing the publication of Henry Miller's "The Colossus of Maroussi". 
Price: 35.00 USD

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216 (The Seabury Press) A HISTORY OF THE SEABURY PRESS
[New York]: The Seabury Press, (1956). (1956). Very good 
[New York]: The Seabury Press, (1956).. (1956).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in blue wraps titled in gilt with a device in gilt on the front wrap. The edges of the wraps are slightly faded. 20 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. There is light foxing to the top edges of the first & last pages. Very good.

The Seabury Press celebrates its fifth anniversary as the official publishing house of the Episcopal Church. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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217 (Toothpaste Press). Peich, Michael THE TOOTHPASTE PRESS: A CHECKLIST. Reprinted from Books at Iowa, Number 36, April 1982
(Iowa City, IA: Friends of The University of Iowa Libraries, 1982). 1982). Very good 
(Iowa City, IA: Friends of The University of Iowa Libraries, 1982).. 1982).. Very good. - Octavo, printed tan wraps. Lightly soiled. 20 pp. A handwritten checklist of books published by the press in 1982 has been added to the last page & there are some pencil notations in the margins. 1 double-page & 1 full-page B&W illustration. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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218 (Trent, W. P.; Sanborn, F. B.; Harper, Henry H.; et al) ELEVENTH YEAR BOOK / BIBLIOPHILE SOCIETY / Boston, Massachusetts
Boston, MA: The Bibliophile Society, (1912). (1912). Good 
Boston, MA: The Bibliophile Society, (1912).. (1912).. Good. - Octavo, golden tan cloth backed with cream cloth & titled in red on the spine. The book is housed in a double slipcase: a cream & brown paper covered slipcase within a brown outer case with a printed paper label on the spine. There is some light soiling to the binding & the spine is lightly foxed. The spine of the inner slipcase is lightly stained & there are short tears to its front corners. The outer slipcase is rubbed, stained & chipped with the spine & bottom edge partially detached. 143 pages plus 1-page publisher's catalog, unopened. Illustrated with an engraved pictorial colophon, an extra engraved pictorial title & a tipped- in facsimile. The contents of the book are bright & fine. Very good in a fair outer slipcase.

Limited edition of 500 copies.

This year book includes a tipped-in four-page facsimile of a letter from Maria White [Mrs. James Russell] Lowell to Sophia [Mrs. Nathaniel] Hawthorne, with remarks by F. B. Sanborn. The title page is engraved by Macdonald. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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219 (Tresor de Livres et Graphiques) ANTIQUARIATS-KATALOG V. 1972
Frankfurt am Main: Tresor de Livres et Graphiques, 1972. 1972. Very good 
Frankfurt am Main: Tresor de Livres et Graphiques, 1972.. 1972.. Very good. - Quarto, printed pink & red wraps. Rear wrap lightly soiled. 196 pp. with order form bound in. 1 B&W facsimile. Very good.

2656 items are catalogued, with prices, in the categories of "Literatur"; "Philosophie, Psychologie, Padagogik"; and "Worterbucher und Grammatiken". The text is in German. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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220 (Updike, Daniel Berkeley). Winship, George Parker DANIEL BERKELEY UPDIKE AND THE MERRYMOUNT PRESS OF BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS 1860--1894--1941
Rochester, NY: The Printing House of Leo Hart, 1947. 1947. Very good 
Rochester, NY: The Printing House of Leo Hart, 1947.. 1947.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped. x, [2] leaves & 141 pages. Illustrated with facsimiles in black, white & red. Very good.

First edition.

The first volume in a series titled "The Printers' Valhalla", to be edited by George Parker Winship. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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