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Image for From Ambush to Zig-Zag.  Verses and Drawings by Alexander Sturm.

From Ambush to Zig-Zag. Verses and Drawings by Alexander Sturm.

By: Alexander Sturm

Price: $210.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3224

Condition: Very Good


New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good. 1942. First Edition. full linen. Natural linen-covered boards with decor to cover & particulars to spine in brown. Usual light discoloration to gutters. Nonetheless a very clean crisp copy with no previous owners' names or other markings.; 19x25.5cm; 7.3x10 in; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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The Story of Dulcibella and the Fairies

By: Alice M Raiker

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, C. W. Faulkner & Co. Ltd.,: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4416

Condition: Good


13 plates collated. Quarter cloth over paper covered boards. Wear all around. Occasional foxing. Inscribed "Hong Kong, 1919" by previous owners, otherwise very clean and serviceable copy. First Edition. View more info

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The Sleeping Beauty

By: C. S. Evans & Arthur Rackham

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1920

Edition: 1st Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3169

Condition: Very Good


London: William Heinemann. Very Good. 1920. 1st Limited Edition. Quarter Vellum. Number 52 of only 625 copies signed by Rackham. Quarter vellum over parchment boards wilt gilt decor.Top edge gilt, others deckled. Vellum a little mottled (as usual); otherwise a nice clean copy in glassine jacket. Without previous owners' names, bookplates or other markings. ; 4to ; Signed by Artist; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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Fleurs du Mal

By: Charles Baudelaire

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Paris, Gbert Jeune, Librairie d'Amateurs: 1935

Seller ID: 3964

Condition: Fine


Paris: Gbert Jeune, Librairie d'Amateurs. Fine. 1935. Wraps. Beautifuly illustrated edition with sixteen full page pochoir plates and 100 additional cuts by the Italian illustrator Carlo Farneti. Includes six poems censored after the 1857 first issue (Les Bijoux, Le Léthé, A celle qui est trop gaie, Lesbos, Femmes damnées & Les Métamorphoses du vampire"). Number 2392 of only 3000 copies; this copy in the original wraps with pochoir to the front. A fine copy of this unaccountably scarce edition in the original glassine covered wraps. ; 8vo 205 x 267 mm; [244], [ix] pages; Al... View more info

La Fontaine aux Trois Miracles Lithographies Originales de Perraudin

By: Charles Kunstler

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, Au Moulin de Pen-Mur: 1946

Seller ID: 3670

Condition: Very Good


No. 109 of 500 copies; 25 Lithographic prints in publisher's chemise and slipcase. A fine copy without names or other markings. Please expect extra postage for overseas orders. ; 4to; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Il Decamerone di Messer Giovanni Boccaccio [in ten parts] 10 Volumes

Il Decamerone di Messer Giovanni Boccaccio [in ten parts] 10 Volumes

By: Giovanni Boccacio

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Florence, Fratelli Alinari: 1909-1915

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 924

Condition: Very Good


Florence: Fratelli Alinari. Very Good. 1909-1915. First Edition Thus. Paper-Covered Wraps. 8 Volumes in fascicule; 100 fine sur blanc plates. Loss to paper covers of fascicules 1 & 7; modest chipping to heads of 2 spines. ; 4to; 670 pages; c 1.3; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Andersen's Fairy Tales Illustrated by Arthur Rackman

Andersen's Fairy Tales Illustrated by Arthur Rackman

By: Hans Andersen

Price: $175.00

Publisher: David Mckay Company:

Seller ID: 4179

Condition: Very Good


David Mckay Company. Very Good. The first American edition of Andersen's Fairy Tales. Red cloth with gilt title to cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Faded spine. Previous owner's name stamped to front endpaper. With 12 full-color plates illustrated by Arthur Rackham, protected with tissue gaurd. A clean, tight copy. ; 4to . First Edition. View more info

Image for The Dance of Death, from the Original Designs of Hans Holbein, Illustrated  with Fifty-two Woodcuts, Engraved by Thomas and John Bewick.

The Dance of Death, from the Original Designs of Hans Holbein, Illustrated with Fifty-two Woodcuts, Engraved by Thomas and John Bewick.

By: Hans Holbein, Thomas & John Bewick

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Newcastle, For William Charnley: 1789

Seller ID: 1429

Condition: Very Good


Newcastle: For William Charnley. Very Good. 1789. Hardcover. Although the illustrations are solely by John Bewick, the publishers unilaterally chose to include his more famous brother in the title with the hopes of increasing sales. Chips to head and tail of the spine; foxing. ; Octavo; i-xxviii, 1-51, pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Les Confessions. Nouvelle édition illustrée de Quatre-vingt-seize  compositions par Maurice Leloir, gravées à l'eau-forte par les premiers  artistes.  Nouvelle Edition Illustree

Les Confessions. Nouvelle édition illustrée de Quatre-vingt-seize compositions par Maurice Leloir, gravées à l'eau-forte par les premiers artistes. Nouvelle Edition Illustree

By: Jean Jacques Rousseau with Preface by Jules Claretie.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Artistique Launette: 1889

Edition: de luxe

Seller ID: 900

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Librairie Artistique Launette. Very Good. 1889. de luxe. Half-Green Morocco Marbled Boards. Nicely bound in grained green three quarter morocco; five raised bands. Fore edge corners bumped. ; 4to (235x322 mm); Please note this set will require additional postage.; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Comus

By: John Milton

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London & New York, London, W. Heinemann; New York, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4733


Publisher's original green cloth boards, gilt title, and particulars to front cover and spine, blue endpapers decorated with white silhouettes. Three preliminary leaves, ix-xviii, xxiv mounted color plates (including frontispiece) under captioned tissue guards, 26 cm, 76 pages, View more info

Image for The Mabinogion, from the Welsh of the Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest) in the Library of Jesus College Oxford

The Mabinogion, from the Welsh of the Llyfr Coch o Hergest (The Red Book of Hergest) in the Library of Jesus College Oxford

By: Lady Charlotte Guest

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, Bernard Quaritch: 1877

Seller ID: 4528

Condition: Very Good


Red quarter morocco over marbled boards. Gilt particulars to spine. Front hinge quite weak. Bumped corners. General wear all around (see image). [xx], 504pp View more info

Image for Loving Mad Tom Bedlamite Verses of the XVI and XVII Centuries

Loving Mad Tom Bedlamite Verses of the XVI and XVII Centuries

By: Lindsay, Jack and Norman Lindsay.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Fanfrolico Press: 1927

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 946

Condition: Very Good


London: Fanfrolico Press. Very Good. 1927. Limited Edition. Quarter Vellum Paper Covered Boards. Number 289 of only 375; deckled edges; top edge gilt, Book end shadow to rear board.; 4to 29 cm; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Gods' Man A novel in Woodcuts

Gods' Man A novel in Woodcuts

By: Lynd Ward

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Plimpton Press: 1929

Seller ID: 4516

Condition: Very Good


Woodcut graphic novel. Black cloth spine over printed boards. Black endpapers. Slightly bumped corners. First Edition. View more info

Image for Aeneis. Travestiert von Alois Blumauer. With an original pen & ink by Kley.

Aeneis. Travestiert von Alois Blumauer. With an original pen & ink by Kley.

By: Maro, Vergilius, Publius (Vergil, Virgil); Heinrich Kley

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Munich, Sutter: 1910

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3170

Condition: Very Good


Munich: Sutter. Very Good. 1910. Limited/Numbered Edition. Original Kley 3 1/2" x 3" pen & ink of flying horse at front fly which tails into a signed inscription to a Dr. Heinrich. Number 345 of an edition of 990. Quarter vellum over blue paper covered boards; top edge gilt. ; Quarto; 144 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; Signed by Illustrator; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Tanglewood Tales

By: Nathaniel Hawthrone

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, The Hampton Publishing Company: c. 1926

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 4621

Condition: Very Good


Full brown cloth with pictorial cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Six color plates. Nice copy without previous owners' names or markings. 7.5 x 9.5 in. 261pp. View more info

Image for The Harlot's House.  With Five Illustrations by Althea Gyles.

The Harlot's House. With Five Illustrations by Althea Gyles.

By: Oscar Wilde

Price: $305.00

Publisher: London, Mathurin Press: 1904

Edition: Plate Paper Edition

Seller ID: 3769

Condition: Very Good


London: Mathurin Press. Very Good. 1904. Plate Paper Edition. Portfolio. Number 58 of an unspecified limited edition. Lacking spine covering and ties. Five sur blanc plates in folio by Gyles. A clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Folio 11.2 x 15.3 in; 11, [v plts] pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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Siegfried & the Twilight of the Gods

By: Richard Wagner

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, New York, William Heinemann, Doubleday Page: 1911

Seller ID: 4625

Condition: Very Good


30 color plates. Translated into English by Margaret Armour. Full brown cloth; gilt particulars to front and spine. Pictorial endpapers. Wore all around (see image). 180pp. View more info

The Grave, A Poem. Illustrated by twelve etchings executed by Louis Schiavonetti, from the original inventions of William Blake.

By: Robert Blair, William Blake

Price: $800.00

Publisher: London, T. Bensley for R. Ackermann: 1813, 1870

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 3337

Condition: Very Good


London: T. Bensley for R. Ackermann. Very Good. 1813, 1870. Third Edition. Uncut text pages measuring 11 x 13 11/16 in. Though dated 1813 on the title page this (like many "1813" editions) is the 1870 John Cameron Hutton edition with the double-swell title page line (see image). Worming through foot of gutter not affecting text; wear to fore-edge; corners bumped; foxing throughout, especially heavy to " "Death of the Strong Wicked Man." Quarter morocco over paper covered boards. See image and do not hesitate to request scans. ; Folio ; All shipments through USPS i... View more info

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Made in Mexico

By: Susan Smith

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4532

Condition: Fine


Full yellow cloth. Pictorial end papers. Photographs and drawings by Julio Castellanos. Nice copy without previous owners' names or markings. 81, [22]pp Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Earth Fiend A Ballad Made & Etched by William Strang

The Earth Fiend A Ballad Made & Etched by William Strang

By: William Strang

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Elkin Matthews & John Lane: 1892

Edition: Limited Edition (1st)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3624

Condition: Very Good


London: Elkin Matthews & John Lane. Very Good. 1892. Limited Edition (1st). One of 150 copies signed by Strang and printer (Frederick Goulding). Ten etched plates on Japanese vellum. Wear to head & tail of spine (see image).; Folio; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info