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PAPERMAKING: Art and Craft. An account derived from the exhibition presented in the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. and opened on April 21, 1968

By: (Knapp John; Poole, Frazer G.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 30127

Condition: Very good


Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Oblong small quarto [8-1/4 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide], soft cover bound in white wraps titled in blind raised lettering on the front wrap. The top corner of the front wrap is very lightly creased. 96 pages. Profuse illustrations in tan, black & white. Very good. View more info

THE FINE BINDINGS OF MARGUERITE DUPREZ LAHEY: An Exhibition at The Pierpont Morgan Library. New York, November 7, 1951-January 5, 1952. (Catalogue)

By: (Lahey, Marguerite Duprez)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1952.: 1952.

Seller ID: 6271

Condition: Fine


NY: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1952.. 1952.. Fine. - Octavo, printed cream self-wraps. 16 pp. B&W illustrations. The rear wrap is very lightly spotted, else near fine. 81 examples of Marguerite Duprez Lahey's work are catalogued. View more info

THE EARLY NINETIES: A View from the Bodley Head

By: (Lane, John; Mathews, Elkin). Nelson, James G

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1971.: 1971.

Seller ID: 6423

Condition: Very good


Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1971.. 1971.. Very good. - Octavo, silver cloth titled in black, in dw. Slightly cocked. The dw is lightly soiled with a small tear to the rear panel. xiv, 1 leaf & 387 pp. B&W illustrations. Very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

BIBLIOGRAPHICA PART I. (Part I only of 12 Parts)

By: (Lang, Andrew; Duff, E. Gordon; Prideaux, S. T.; Pollard, Alfred W.; et al

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., [1895].: [1895].

Seller ID: 7258

Condition: Fine


London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., [1895].. [1895].. Fine. - Quarto, printed gray wraps with decorative frame in black on front wrap; deckle-edged. The book is disbound with the wraps darkened & chipped around the edges with a stain to the front wrap; the spine is darkened & partially perished. 128 pages, printed on fine paper. Color frontispiece, 1 color plate & 1 B&W plate with tissue guards & illustrations in black, white & red. The contents are very good. "A classic of the book arts...." [Ulrich & Kupp]. View more info

CENTO LIBRI DESIDERABILI. Catalogo N. 128

By: (Libreria Leo S. Olschki)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Firenze: Libreria Leo S. Olschki, circa [1956].: [1956].

Seller ID: 23164

Condition: Good


Firenze: Libreria Leo S. Olschki, circa [1956].. [1956].. Good. - Square octavo, printed cream wraps. Soiled & darkened; top corners lightly creased. 46 pages and a section of 8 full-page black & white illustrations [bindings]. Also with black & white full-page and textual illustrations in the text. The page edges are slightly darkened with the top corners lightly creased. Good. 100 items are catalogued with prices in U.S. dollars. The text is in Italian. View more info

MEXICO: G Through M. Catalog No. 33

By: (Libros Latinos)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA: Libros Latinos, circa [1975].: [1975].

Seller ID: 23211

Condition: Very good


Santa Monica, CA: Libros Latinos, circa [1975].. [1975].. Very good. - Octavo, stapled pictorial blue wraps. Wraps faded along spine. Unpaginated. Very good. 1559 items are catalogued with prices. View more info

MEXICO: M Through Z. Catalog No. 34

By: (Libros Latinos)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA: Libros Latinos, circa [1975].: [1975].

Seller ID: 23212

Condition: Very good


Santa Monica, CA: Libros Latinos, circa [1975].. [1975].. Very good. - Octavo, stapled pictorial tan wraps. Rear wrap soiled; spine slightly faded. Unpaginated. Very good. 1786 items are catalogued with prices. View more info

Image for TYPOGRAPHY BROADSIDE with QUOTATIONS from LICHTENBERG and WILHELM JUNK printed in WARREN CHAPPEL'S TRAJANUS KURSIV font.

TYPOGRAPHY BROADSIDE with QUOTATIONS from LICHTENBERG and WILHELM JUNK printed in WARREN CHAPPEL'S TRAJANUS KURSIV font.

By: (Lichtenberg, G. Chr.; and Junk, Wilhelm). Chappell, Warren.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Frankfurt am Main: D. Stempel A.G., circa [1950].: [1950].

Seller ID: 94800

Condition: Good


- A 16-5/8 inch high by 11-7/8 inch wide type specimen broadside on creamy white paper with quotes from G. Chr. Lichtenberg and Wilhelm Junk printed in grayish blue and orange in Warren Chappell's Trajanus Kursiv font. An orange & grayish blue vignette of a printer's tool is centered between the 2 quotes and the alphabet is printed in orange at the bottom. The broadside is identified thus in print on the verso: "Trajanus-Kursiv der Schriftgiesserei D. Stempel AG Frankfurt am Main". The broadside is soiled with some foxing and light creases along the borders. Good. Warren Chappel design... View more info

PRINCETON UNIVERSITY LIBRARY CHRONICLE. Volume LXVI. Number 1. Autumn 2004

By: (Lilien, E. M.; Ireland, William Henry; Hardyng, John; Thoreau, Henry David; Greene, Calvin H.; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library), 2004.: 2004.

Seller ID: 32180

Condition: Fine


(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Library), 2004.. 2004.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial cream wrappers. The binding is very lightly bumped. 251 pages plus 2-page publisher's catalog. 4 full-page color illustrations & numerous illustrations in black & white. Near fine. Among the contents of this issue are "Jugendstil in Firestone: The Jewish Illustrator E. M. Lilien (1874-1925)" by Lionel Gossman; "William Henry Ireland's Authentic Forgeries" by Jack Lynch; "Adapting to Readeption 1470-1471: The Scribe as Editor in a Unique Copy of John Hardyng's Chronic... View more info

Image for THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE: A Shakespeare Commentary for the Subscribers to the Limited Editions Club's Shakespeare.(Prospectus).

THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE: A Shakespeare Commentary for the Subscribers to the Limited Editions Club's Shakespeare.(Prospectus).

By: (Limited Editions Club). Macy, George; director.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: The Limited Editions Club, (1938).: (1938).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 37566

Condition: Good


- Small folio [12-5/8 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream-colored self-wrappers. 20 pages. There are a number of tiny brown dots to the 2 outer pages [the title & last text page]. There is some soiling to the bottom margin of the last page with minor soiling to the title page. The page edges are slightly darkened & their corners slightly bumped throughout & 2 bottom corners are creased. Good. "The edition designed by Bruce Rogers. The text edited by Herbert Farjeon. The illustrations made by thirty-seven of the world's leading artists" [Information from ... View more info

SYMPOSIUM LINCOLNIANA: PATRIOTIC SPEECHES BY ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND POEMS BY VICTOR HUGO IN FRENCH AND ENGLISH. VARIOUS DISPLAY PRINTS IN DENBY TYPE

By: (Lincoln, Abraham; and Hugo, Victor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York City: Coq d'Or Press, Inc., (1942).: (1942).

Seller ID: 29900

Condition: Very good


New York City: Coq d'Or Press, Inc., (1942).. (1942).. Very good. - Quarto, red cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The covers are rubbed. 48 & [2] pages printed in colors with several illustrations and plates as well as numerous facsimiles depicting the various Denby typefaces. There is a tiny stain to the bottom edge of a few leaves and some occasional offsetting to this otherwise internally bright & near fine copy. Limited edition of 300 De Luxe copies. This copy is unnumbered on the colophon page. View more info

ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF PUBLISHING 1837-1962

By: (Little, Brown and Company)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1962).: (1962).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 7023

Condition: Very good


Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1962).. (1962).. Very good. - Small octavo, cloth, in dw. The spine is quite rubbed and the dw is creased and rubbed. [3] leaves, plus 84 & [2] pp. Illustrated. Very good in a good dw. First edition.Pressman and typographer Fridolf Johnson's copy, signed by him in pencil on the front endpaper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE FIRST EDITIONS IN BOOK FORM OF THE WRITINGS OF JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL. Compiled Largely from the Collection Formed by the Late / Jacob Chester Chamberlain / with Assistance from His Notes and Memoranda by / Luther S. Livingston

By: (Lowell, James Russell). Chamberlain, Jacob Chester; Livingston, Luther S.; compiler

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: Privately printed, 1914.: 1914.

Seller ID: 22309

Condition: Fine


New York: Privately printed, 1914.. 1914.. Fine. - Octavo, gray boards titled in gilt on the front board with a gilt- lettered leather label on the spine. The binding is very slightly bumped. xvii & 136 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece with a tissue guard. Near fine. Limited edition of 50 copies printed by the De Vinne Press on Van Gelder paper. View more info

ICUNABULA AND POSTINCUNABULA: Catalogue 239, issued to commemorate the 125th anniversary of Ludwig Rosenthal's Antiquariat / 1859-1984

By: (Ludwig Rosenthal's Antiquariat)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hilversum, Netherlands: Ludwig Rosenthal's Antiquariat, 1984.: 1984.

Seller ID: 7110

Condition: Very good


Hilversum, Netherlands: Ludwig Rosenthal's Antiquariat, 1984.. 1984.. Very good. - Octavo, printed black wraps with device in gilt on both wraps. Edges lightly rubbed. Unpaginated. Color frontispiece & profuse full-page color illustrations & textual illustrations in B&W & color. Very good. This handsome catalogue fully describes 125 items, with prices in Dutch florins. The text is in English. Dust jacket present. View more info

A ROYAL CATALOGUE Comprising Books, Bindings, Autograph Letters, Engravings and Coins by or Relating to Royalty. Catalogue 606

By: (Maggs Bros.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London: Maggs Bros. Ltd., May, 1935.: May, 1935.

Seller ID: 6282

Condition: Very good


London: Maggs Bros. Ltd., May, 1935.. May, 1935.. Very good. - Square octavo, printed silver wraps. Lightly rubbed, soiled & creased. 222 pp. plus indexes. B&W illustrations. There is a paper-clip mark to the front wrap & the first 3 leaves. Very good. This catalogue was issued to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of H.M. King George V. 673 items are fully described with prices. View more info

ENGLISH LITERATURE & PRINTING FROM THE 15TH TO THE 18TH CENTURY. Part I. Catalog No. 477

By: (Maggs Bros.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London: Maggs Bros. 1926.: 1926.

Seller ID: 24312

Condition: Good


London: Maggs Bros. 1926.. 1926.. Good. - Small quarto [8 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped, soiled & creased. There are vertical creases to the spine & its head & tail are chipped. There is some light foxing to the rear wrap. 416 pages. Illustrated in black & white with facsimiles, including a facsimile frontispiece, and photographic illustrations. The top edge & fore-edge are foxed. There is some light creasing to the front edges of the pages in the rear half of the book. Good. Sale catalog No. 477. Part I only.1142 it... View more info

MODERN DESIGN IN BOOKBINDING : THE WORK OF EDGAR MANSFIELD.

By: (Mansfield, Edgar).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA: Boston Book and Art Shop, (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 35171

Condition: Very good


- Quarto, cloth, in dw. The book is slightly warped. The dw is rubbed & soiled. 119 pp. Profusely illustrated in B&W. Very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS INCUNABULA AND AMERICANA From the Famous Libraries of the Most Hon. the Marquess of Lothian, C.H. Sold By His Order. Removed from Buckling Hall, Norfolk and Newbattle Abbey, Midlothian. Unrestricted Public Sale January 27 and 28, 1932....Sale Number 3945. (Catalogue)

By: (Marquess of Lothian). (de Ricci, Seymour)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York/London: American Art Association/Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1932.: 1932.

Seller ID: 7180

Condition: Very good


New York/London: American Art Association/Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1932.. 1932.. Very good. - Quarto, printed tan wraps. Wraps soiled, lightly chipped & slightly darkened around the edges with a tear to the top edge of the rear wrap; tears to the head & lower half of the spine. 84 pp. plus colophon, with bid slip bound in. The page corners are lightly creased, else the contents are very good. 168 items are catalogued and fully described. There is a foreword by Seymour de Ricci. View more info

THE LIBRARY OF H. BRADLEY MARTIN. (Part 6): Highly Important American and Children's Literature. Auction Tuesday, January 30, 1990....Wednesday, January 31, 1990

By: (Martin, Bradley H.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: Sotheby's, 1990.: 1990.

Seller ID: 12368

Condition: Fine


New York: Sotheby's, 1990.. 1990.. Fine. - Small quarto [10-7/8 inches high by 8-3/8 inches high], dark green cloth titled in gilt with a color illustration mounted within a gilt frame on the front cover. Unpaginated. Numerous black-and-white & color illustrations, most of them full-page. Near fine. Items numbered 1978 to 2505 are catalogued and described in detail, many with estimated prices and/or realized prices penciled in the margins. View more info

THE LIBRARY OF H. BRADLEY MARTIN (Part 7): Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana. Auction Wednesday, January 31, 1990

By: (Martin, Bradley H.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Sotheby's, 1990.: 1990.

Seller ID: 12369

Condition: Very good


New York: Sotheby's, 1990.. 1990.. Very good. - Small quarto [10-7/8 inches high by 8-3/8 inches high], dark green cloth titled in gilt with a color illustration mounted within a gilt frame on the front cover. The rear cover is a bit soiled. Unpaginated. Numerous black-and-white & color illustrations, most of them full-page. There are very small areas of light staining to the front edges of a few pages. Very good. Items numbered 2506 to 2553 are catalogued and described in detail. A printed list of estimated prices is laid in and some prices are penciled in the margins of the catalog. View more info