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STEWART, J[OHN] I[NNES] M[ACKINTOSH] STEWART (1906 - 1973 )
Shakespeare's Lofty Scene.
. Annual Shakespeare lecture of the British academy.(from the proceedings of the British academy volume LVII ) Oxford University press, 1971, 18pp. printed wrappers. ? the author, also known as Michael Innes , the pseudonym he used for his crime novels, was professor of English at Oxford. On the front cover is a long dedication in ink to David [Luke] mentioning Wystan's [Auden] Festschrift and dated 30 Oct 1971. [ DR - M ].
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SUMNER, B.,
Survey of Russian History.
. Duckworth, London, 1944, 464pp.plates,illustrated, first edition. bound, text yellowed more so towards the end and the notes on books, pp 451 - 456 are underlined in red, inner hinges cracked but boards attached. Ex-libris on first paste-down. top/bottom spine frayed. with and hanwritten note by the author (warden of All Souls, Oxford ) dated 24 VI 1950, his obituary from The Times. also a handwritten card from ...Hill sent from St. Petersburg 1900 (= Dame Elizabeth Hill ?) [RL 2/1].
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THEOCRITE,
L'oaristys.
0. 1896. Texte Grec et Traductionde M. Andre Bellessort. Precede d'une lettre de M. Anatole France .. Illustrations de Georges Bellenger gravees par E.Froment. Paris, Edouard Pelletan, 1896; 48, [iv] pp.; title in red and black, text printed within an ornamental border, illustrated throughout with wood-engravings; publisher's printed wrappers; splits to front inner hinge, light spotting throughout. Printed in an edition of 350 copies, this is No. 187, printed for Monsieur H.Dubois, on vellum paper "a la cuve dee papeteries du Marais"; A bibliophile edition of this pseudo-Theocratic poem, which is rather a restrained erotic fantasy.( private press ).
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THRUSH, ARTHUR
Representative Majority: Twenty-One Years of the B.P. R.A.
. The book publishers' representatives' association, 1945, 149pp. hardback. inserted are letters by one of the representatives of the period 1908-1947: C.O. Gentry (Victor Gollancz) who visited Thornton's from 1908 onwards. His letters are addressed to F.S. Thornton. also included are 2 photographs of Mr. Gentry and his wife.dated 1947. [DR - M].
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TOUSSAINT, FRANZ,
Les Pins Chantent.
0. 1925. Quatre No. Ornements de J.Vergely. Paris, Collection de "L'Amour des Livres", Rene Kieffer, 1925; [viii], 146pp. printed throughout in brown and blue-green type, with ornamental title-pages for the separate plays and ornamental head-pieces and decorations, all by Vergely. BOUND IN BY THE PUBLISHER is a sequence of 20 plates after George Braun - "No japonais de Frantz Toussaint" - each in two states, plain, and vibrantly hand-coloured; publisher's gilt-decorated boards, original gold-printed wrappers of the earlier work bound in; slight wear to head and tail of spine. One of 1000 copies printed on vellum paper. We assume this copy to be a later issue of sheets of the 1925 edition, as many of Braun's plates are dated "42" or "49".
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BROOKE ROSALIND B.EDITOR AND TRANSLATOR
Scripta Leonis Rufini Et Angeli Sociorum S. Francisci. The Writings of Leo Rufino and Angelo Companions of St. Francis
. ( Oxford medieval texts ) From page 86 the Latin text on the left faces the English translation on the right hand pages. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970, XVIII,358pp. very good hardback in worn d/j name in ink on f.e.p. Signed "Rosalind Brooke" on the title page.
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VILLON, FRANCOIS,
Le Débat Du Cueur Et Du Corps de Villon En Forme de Ballade. The Dispute of the Heart and Body of François Villon
. English translation by Algernon Charles Swinburne. With linocuts by Paul Peter Piech. Oxford, Mouette Press and Frankfurt, Johannes Alt, 1970, 10 pages. Set in Garamond Roman for the French text and Italic for the English translation. Printed in red and black. One of the 26 copies marked A - Z.( private press ).
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VILLON, FRANCOIS,
Le Débat Du Cueur Et Du Corps de Villon En Forme de Ballade. The Dispute of the Heart and Body of François Villon
. English translation by Algernon Charles Swinburne. With lino cuts by Paul Peter Piech. Oxford, Mouette Press and Frankfurt, Johannes Alt, 1970, 10 pages. Set in Garamond Roman for the French text and Italic for the English translation. One of the 8 copies bound in quarter calf leather printed on antique medium laid paper with an extra copy of the frontispiece signed by the artist on Natsume paper bound in.( private press ).
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VINOGRADOV, EVG.,
Izbrannoe Iz Debati Knig.
. Moskva, Izd. hud. lit. 1968, 495pp. hardback in d/j (d/j/ sl. worn ) with autograph dedication to Anne Pennington, signed and dated 18.2.75 [ DR - M acht ].
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WARNER, FRANCIS,
Nightingales: Poems 1985-1996
. Colin Smythe, 1997, [12],105,[3] pp; No. 7 of 500 copies, signed by the author. This edition marked the publisher Colin Smythe's twenty years as Francis Warner's publisher, years which include his publication of thirteen books by him (as well as a number of books about his work), This book also marked the poet's sixtieth birthday, containing poems written since those published in Collected Poems 1960-1984, together with lyrics from recent plays. This fine edition was designed by Michael Mitchell, set in Lutetia Italic type, and printed in three colours throughout and embellished with real gold-leaf motifs in a limited edition of 500 signed and numbered copies on mould-made Velin Arches rag paper by the Libanus Press, Marlborough. It was bound by Brian Settle of Smith Settle, Otley, in quarter vellum with boards covered by paste paper made by Victoria Hall of Norwich. (ISBN: 0861404025) .
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WIELAND, C M.,
Geschichte Des Prinzen Biribinker
Kiepenheuer. Ill.: Thylmann. With 10 etchings by Karl Thylmann . Weimar, Kiepenheuer 1914 ,153pp. sm8vo. vellum spine and vellum corners as issued. Copy number 371 of a limited edition of 500 . Die Radierungen wurde in der Panpresse, Berlin abgezogen. Die Einbände zeichnete Bernhard Lorenz, Leipzig.Die Ausführung derselben lag in den Händen der Firma Fikentscher, Leipzig. [ DR - 1 ].
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WINNIG, AUGUST:
Das Reich Als Republik 1918 - 1928.
. III,361 S. Oln Stuttgart und Berlin, Cotta, 1928, [6] 361pp. First edition with the author's remarks in ink (16 lines) on the f.e.p. dated 2. November 1930 and signed. see: . Wiener Library II,139; Benz-Graml 368-69; WG² 1646,23; Mohler B 155.2.18. original; yellow cloth (soiled) Inserted is the author's "Ueber die Gruende meiner Trennung von er Sozialdemiokratie". Hamburg, Friedrich Wittig, 1948, 16pp. (not in the trade) Copy presented to Fr. Wittig by the one time publisher of the Hanseatischen Verlagsanstalt Gotthold Mueller. He published many of Winnig's books and later together with Fr. Wittig ran the Siebenstern-Taschenbuch-Verlag. Also inserted is Mueller's handwritten postcard to Wittig, signed and dated 7.5.91.
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GOETHE JOHANN WOLFGANG VON
Das Römische Carneval
. München, O. C. Recht-Verlag, n.d. (around 1920) Facsimile of the edition Weimar and Gotha (in Commission bey Carl Wilhelm Ettinger) 1789. With Title vignette by J.H. Lips and 20 hand coloured plates after the coloured copper engravings of Georg Melchior Kraus after drawings by Goethe und Johann Georg Schütz.This text was later included in <> and was published in a special edition at the Easter Fair 1789 - IBA 1982, see: Sarkowski2 605 (Ausgabe Leipzig 1966). Printed in offset by H.F. Jütte , hand colouring by Georg Schauer.This is number 473 of a limited edition of 1000 copies. red paper coverd boards with title labels pasted to spine and front board. binding worn at the edges, very occ. foxing in margins of the text. [ST].
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WOOLF, VIRGINIA AND SUSANNE MELCHERT (IILUSTR.)
Feste Gegenstände (German Transl. Of Solid Objects)
. and Susanne Melchert: Aus dem Haushaltsbuch / Orientalische Karten. Short story by Virginia Woolf and 2 stories in pictures by Susanne Melchert. 2001, 40pp. Bibliophile numbered edition limited to 140 copies only, format: 276 x 190 mm. signed by the artist, boards covered in coloured paper, 21 coloured and 5 monochrome illustrations with one original added print in 5 colours.( private press ).
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YEVTUSHENKO, YEVGENY, A.,
The Face Behind the Face. New Poems
. Translated by A. Boyars and S, Franklin, two photos of the poet on IV and V, 1979, XXIV,193 pp. printed wrappers, Signed by the poet on the title page[DR-M].
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YEVTUSHENKO,E.
Selected Poems
. Penguin Books, 1962; 92pp. paper. Signed by the author[DR-M].
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