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THE DISTINGUISHED LIBRARY OF THE LATE OSCAR E. CARBONE / BUENOS AIRES. Sold by Order of Sra. maria Luisa del Pino de Carbone....Part I: Books and Manuscripts 1486-1799. Public Auction Tuesday, March 12 at 1:45 p.m. Part II: Books and Broadsides 1800-10. Public Auction Tuesday, April 30 at 10:30 a.m. (2 catalogues)

By: (Carbone, Oscar E.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 7175

Condition: Very good


New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Octavo, printed vermilion wraps with facsimile of Oscar E. Carbone bookplate printed in black on front wraps. There is an ink notation on the top corner of each front wrap; there is a postage stamp on the Part I rear wrap & a stain to the Part II rear wrap. 55 & [2] pp. plus colophon; and 47 & [2] pp. plus colophon. Illustrated with B&W facsimiles. Very good. A total of 360 items is catalogued. Prices realized are noted in ink. View more info

STREET CORNER: A study to mark the thirtieth anniversary of the founding of The Caxton Press

By: (Caxton Press). Lamb, R. C

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Christchurch, New Zealand: The Caxton Press, 1967.: 1967.

Seller ID: 10668

Condition: Fine


Christchurch, New Zealand: The Caxton Press, 1967.. 1967.. Fine. - Small quarto [9-7/8 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped. The covers are warped with rubbing along the top & bottom edges. The dust wrapper is chipped & somewhat darkened with pieces out of the spine & top edge. 56 pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including a full-page illustration with a printed acetate overlay. The contents are near fine. First edition.R. C. Lamb's autograph on a small piece of paper is scotch-taped to the front endpaper. Dust jacket present. First Edit... View more info

CATALOGUE OF NEW AND STANDARD BOOKS

By: (Caxton Publishing Company)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Caxton Publishing Company Limited, circa [1925].: [1925].

Seller ID: 27774

Condition: Very good


London: Caxton Publishing Company Limited, circa [1925].. [1925].. Very good. - Octavo, printed blue wrappers with the company's logo in black on the front cover. The wraps are lightly bumped with their edges slightly darkened & with a small gray mark to the bottom edge of the rear wrap. 43 pages plus colophon, printed in red & black. Full-page black-and-white illustrations. Very good. Cash prices and monthly instalment prices are listed. View more info

FIFTEENTH-CENTURY BOOKS ILLUSTRATING THE SPREAD OF PRINTING. The Collection of the late Eric Sexton, F.S.A. and Seventeen Duplicates from the Pierpont Morgan Library which will be sold on Wednesday, April 8, 1981 at 10:00 a.m

By: (Christie, Manson & Woods)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., (1981).: (1981).

Seller ID: 23173

Condition: Very good


New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., (1981).. (1981).. Very good. - Quarto, green cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are rubbed at the extremities. 163 pages & [8] leaves with profuse illustrations, many full-page, throughout. Very good. View more info

WEEK ENDS WITH TOM CLELAND

By: (Cleland, Tom). Eckman, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The Typophiles, Inc., 1971.: 1971.

Seller ID: 14574

Condition: Fine


New York: The Typophiles, Inc., 1971.. 1971.. Fine. - Small octavo, softcover bound in pictorial tan wraps with a portrait of Tom Cleland by Rockwell Kent mounted on the front wrap. Half-title, title & 12 pages plus colophon. 1 full-page black-and-white illustration & dog decorations designed by Cleland on the title & colophon. Near fine. Limited edition of 350 copies. Typophile Monograph No. 125. View more info

BOOKBINDINGS BY T. J. COBDEN-SANDERSON: An Exhibition at the Pierpont Morgan Library September 3-November 4, 1968. (Catalogue)

By: (Cobden-Sanderson, T. J.). Adams, Frederick B., Jr.; compiler

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1969.: 1969.

Seller ID: 6285

Condition: Fine


NY: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1969.. 1969.. Fine. - Quarto, printed gray wraps. 32 & [1] pp. & 36 full-page B&W illustrations plus colophon. Near fine. 1/1,350 copies.60 bindings by T. J. Cobden-Sanderson, his contemporaries and the Doves Bindery are catalogued. Printed at The Spiral Press. View more info

GAZETTE OF THE GROLIER CLUB. New Series. Number 53. 2002

By: (Cockerell, Sydney; Peirce, Harold; Kredel, Fritz; Paracelsus). Lasner, Mark Samuels; Holzenberg, Eric; editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (New York): The Grolier Club, 2002.: 2002.

Seller ID: 21084

Condition: Fine


(New York): The Grolier Club, 2002.. 2002.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers with a facsimile letter in gray & black on the front cover. 77 pages. A few black & white illustrations. Fine. The featured articles in this issue are "Sydney Cockerell and Harold Peirce and Their World of Books" by Arthur L. Schwarz, "Fritz Kredel" by Judith Kredel Brown, and "Paracelsus and the Chemical Revolution in Sixteenth-Century Medicine" by Allen G. Debus. View more info

A CHECKLIST OF COLT PRESS BOOKS

By: (Colt Press)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Phillip C. Duschnes, n.d. [1940s].: n.d. [1940s].

Seller ID: 6416

Condition: Fine


New York: Phillip C. Duschnes, n.d. [1940s].. n.d. [1940s].. Fine. - 12mo, stapled printed light tan wraps. 8 pp. with order form laid in. Near fine. A scarce ephemeral work. View more info

LEARNING FOR LADIES (1508-1895): A Book Exhibition at the Huntington Library. (Cover title)

By: (Curti, Merle Eugene)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Marino, CA: (Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery), 1936.: 1936.

Seller ID: 16763

Condition: Fine


San Marino, CA: (Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery), 1936.. 1936.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light gray wrappers with a vignette in black on the front wrap. The wraps are very lightly bumped & slightly darkened along the spine. 15 pages. Illustrated with 2 full-page facsimiles in gray & black. Near fine. Merle Eugene Curti incorporates the items in the exhibition into an essay on the subject of women's education. View more info

SONG AND WORDS: A HISTORY OF THE CURWEN PRESS

By: (Curwen Press). Simon, Herbert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston: David R. Godine, (1973).: (1973).

Seller ID: 6992

Condition: Very good


Boston: David R. Godine, (1973).. (1973).. Very good. - Octavo, dark blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a device in gilt on the front cover. In original printed tan dw. The covers are spotted and the dw is chipped at top edge. 261 pp. with illustrations throughout. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

WITH RESPECT...TO RFD: An Appreciation of Raymond Franklin Da Boll and His Contribution to the Letter Arts

By: (Da Boll, Raymond). Cusick, Rick; compiler and editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Freeport, ME: TBW Books Inc., 1978.: 1978.

Seller ID: 7058

Condition: Very good


Freeport, ME: TBW Books Inc., 1978.. 1978.. Very good. - Quarto, brown cloth titled in gilt on spine with vignette stamped in gilt on front cover. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed. xv & 140 pp. plus colophon. B&W portrait frontispiece & illustrations in B&W & red. Very good. Review copy.Laid in are a typed publisher's review slip, a carbon copy of pressman Fridolf Johnson's review of the book, and two TLSs from the publisher, Thea Wheelwright of TBW Books to Johnson.A festschrift for calligrapher Raymond Da Boll (b. 1892). James Wells of the Newberry Library notes in his Forewor... View more info

CALIFORNIANA. Catalogue 139. Nineteen-Forty. (Cover title)

By: (Dawsons Book Shop)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA: Dawson's Book Shop, 1940.: 1940.

Seller ID: 22376

Condition: Very good


Los Angeles, CA: Dawson's Book Shop, 1940.. 1940.. Very good. - Small octavo, softcover. Printed cream self-wraps. 31 & [1] pages. The title page & last page are lightly soiled & bumped with a pencil notation in the top left corner of the title. Very good. 245 items are catalogued with prices.From the library of E. Harold Hugo of Meriden Gravure with his address typed on the last page and with a postmarked stamp in the top right corner. There are pencil crosses against a few items in the catalog. View more info

S.T.C. 1502-1640 / WING 1641-1700: A Collection of 250 Books. (Catalogue)

By: (Dawsons of Pall Mall)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1961.: 1961.

Seller ID: 7095

Condition: Very good


London: Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1961.. 1961.. Very good. - Octavo, printed white wraps. Lightly soiled with short tears near tail of spine; pencil notations on front wrap; top corner of rear wrap lightly creased. 100 pp. Rear top page corners are lightly creased, else the contents are very good. 250 items which appear in the Short Title Catalog or in Wing are catalogued with prices in pounds sterling. View more info

ONE HUNDRED GERMAN INCUNABULA & POSTINCUNABULA / HUNDERT DEUTSCHE FRUHDRUCKE 1455-1520. With some related bibliographical materials. Catalogue 50

By: (De Graaf Antiquarian Booksellers)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nieuwkoop, Netherlands: De Graaf Antiquarian Booksellers, circa [1970].: [1970].

Seller ID: 23161

Condition: Very good


Nieuwkoop, Netherlands: De Graaf Antiquarian Booksellers, circa [1970].. [1970].. Very good. - Octavo, printed white wraps. Lightly soiled with corners slightly creased & light stain to front wrap. 87 pages. Black & white illustrations. Top corners of pages in rear half of the catalogue are lightly creased. Very good. 194 items are catalogued, of which the last 94 are bibliographical works relating to early German printing. Prices are given in Dutch guilders. View more info

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IN APPRECIATION: A Keepsake for Craftsmen.

By: (De Pol, John).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Privately printed, 1969.: 1969.

Seller ID: 37645

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed brick red wraps. The bottom corner of the front cover & the tail of the spine are lightly creased & there is a tiny area of rubbing to the rear cover. Unpaginated. 20 color illustrations reproducing wood engravings by John De Pol. Very good. This keepsake is a collection of 20 selected wood engravings from the 150 illustrations by John De Pol which appeared in the 16 editions of the Printing Week Library of Benjamin Franklin Keepsakes published in connection with the celebration of Printing Week in New York from 1953 to 1960. The design team considered thi... View more info

B. FRANKLIN Innovator

By: (DePol, John). Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Privately printed, 1961.: 1961.

Seller ID: 29260

Condition: Very good


New York: Privately printed, 1961.. 1961.. Very good. - Octavo, maroon cloth with a vignette in white on the front cover in original glassine. The spine is faded and the edges of the covers are slightly faded with their corners lightly rubbed. The spine of the glassine is darkened with pieces out. vi & pages [7]-[27] plus colophon. Illustrated with wood-engraved vignettes in color and black & white by John DePol. The contents are near fine. Very good. A keepsake cooperatively produced in connection with the celebration of Printing Week in New York, 1961, the 255th anniversary of the birth ... View more info

FRANKLIN WAS THERE

By: (DePol, John). Franklin, Benjamin; Van Doren, Charles; Morris, Charles V

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Privately printed, 1962.: 1962.

Seller ID: 29261

Condition: Very good


New York: Privately printed, 1962.. 1962.. Very good. - Octavo, teal cloth with a vignette in gilt on the front cover in original glassine. The glassine is darkened with its top edge lightly chipped. vi & pages [7]-33 plus colophon. Illustrated with color wood- engravings by John DePol. Very good. A keepsake cooperatively produced in connection with the celebration of Printing Week in New York, 1962, the 256th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Franklin, printer. The introduction is by Charles V. Morris. View more info

THE ESTELLE DOHENY COLLECTION: Part IV: Printed Books and Manuscripts, including Early Printing, Literature and Fine Bindings. (Catalog).

By: (Doheny, Estelle).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., 1988.: 1988.

Seller ID: 35088

Condition: Very good


- Quarto, dark blue cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. All the edges are gilt. There are a few small, light stains to the rear cover. 345 & [7] pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white & color. Near fine. Limited edition of 100 numbered copies for presentation with gilt edges and a ribbon book marker. This is copy number V.661 items are catalogued and fully described with estimated prices. View more info

THE ESTELLE DOHENY COLLECTION: Part V: Printed Books and Manuscripts, including Americana, Literature and Fine Bindings. (Catalog).

By: (Doheny, Estelle).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc., 1989.: 1989.

Seller ID: 35087

Condition: Fine


- Quarto, dark blue cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. All the edges are gilt. 316 & [9] pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white & color. Near fine. Limited edition of 100 numbered copies for presentation with gilt edges and a ribbon book marker. This is copy number V.558 items are catalogued and fully described with estimated prices. View more info

THE NEW FEMININITY: Mademoiselle Magazine

By: (Domtar Specialty Fine Paper Company)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stamford, Connecticut; Chicago, Illinois; Montreal, Quebec: Domtar Specialty Fine Paper Company, circa [1993].: [1993].

Seller ID: 27080

Condition: Very good


Stamford, Connecticut; Chicago, Illinois; Montreal, Quebec: Domtar Specialty Fine Paper Company, circa [1993].. [1993].. Very good. - Tall folio, 15 inches high by 9 inches wide. Spiral-bound softcover, bound in printed tan wraps titled in burgundy with copper spiral binding along the spine.There are some minor creases to the left corners of the covers and the top edge of the front cover is slightly faded. 19 pages in all. The work consist of 12 full-pages, 11 of which are illustrated with superb full-page fashion photographs with color advertising on the verso. Interleaved between the full pa... View more info