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BR TODAY, A SELECTION OF HIS BOOKS, WITH COMMENTS
New York, The Grolier Club. 1982, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Octavo, brown cloth backed boards with gilt spine titles. xiv, 41, (3) 1 of 450 copies LIMITED EDITION. Very fine in the original glassine dust jacket. Jacket shows slight fraying at top of spine and light browning at edges. Very fine in near fine dust jacket. Scarce with the jacket. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 09366
USD 34.00 [Appr.: EURO 30 | £UK 26.25 | JP¥ 3770]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Grolier, Bibliophile, Club, Book, Collector, Collecting, Br, Bruce, Rogers, Design, Books on Books, Designer, Artist, Art, American, Modern, Typography, Typographer, Centaur, Typeface,

 
One Hundred Twenty - Five Years in the Paper Business 1819-1944
Rochester, NY: Alling and Cory, Co. 1944. 1944, F. Hardcover. Book, First Edition. Tall octavo, beige paper covered boards. Illustrated endpapers. 76pp. Illustrated throughout with line drawings and reproductions of early print jobs. A history of one of the longest continuous paper manufacturers in America. Fine without dust jacket (as issued). Fine.
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Book number: 03591
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1774]
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Keywords: Alling, Cory, Rochester, New York, Paper, Manufacture, Industry, Books, Books on Technique, History, Printing, Print, General General

 
The World's Major Languages
New York, Oxford University Press. 1990. (ISBN: 0195065115). Soft cover. Book, Later printing. Very thick octavo in forest green printed stiff wraps (paperback). 1025 pp. including index. A survey of the key aspects of the world's languages. A very tight, clean, fresh, square, crisp, sparkling volume, unread and unblemished with a flat uncreased spine. Fine. AS NEW. As New.
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Book number: 09804
USD 34.00 [Appr.: EURO 30 | £UK 26.25 | JP¥ 3770]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: 0195065115 Comrie, Bernard, Oxford, World, Major, Language, Languages, Linguistics, National, Ethnic, Words, Reference, International,, Vocabulary, Syntax, Grammar, Spelling, Verbal,

 
Zines
United Kingdom, Booth-Clibborn Editions. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 1861542240). Hardcover. Book, Quarto, white glazed paper covered boards. 265pp. Very generously illustrated throughout with graphic art samplings from hundreds of Zines. Fine in fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 06850
USD 18.80 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 2085]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: 1861542240 Literature Modern Collections 20th Century, Graphic, Art, Graphical, Magazine, Small, Alternative, Publishing, Publication, Periodical, Modern, Radical, Political, Sociology, Sociological, Journal, Journalism, Fiction, Literature, Design, Desig

 
AHEARN, ALLEN
Book Collecting A Comprehensive Guide
New York, G.P. Putnam. 1989, First Edition. (ISBN: 0399134565). Hardcover. Book, Octavo, black paper covered spine over red paper covered boards with gilt spine titles. 320pp. including appendices and bibliography. The very first edition of this distinguished guide to identification of modern collectible books which went through many printings and editions and was for years the vade mecum of booksellers. Apparently the first state, with the publisher's corrected spine title on a white parchment overlay on spine. A very tight, clean, fresh and unmarked volume in a crisp, sharp, bright dust jacket with minor fraying at very top of spine. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 06028
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 24.75 | £UK 21.5 | JP¥ 3105]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: 0399134565 Guide, Ahearn, First Edition, Identification, Modern First, Books, Books on Bibliography, Bibliophile, Collector, Collectiing, Collection, Terms, Glossary,

 
PREMINGER, ALEX AND T.V.F. BROGAN (EDITORS)
The New Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics
Princeton, Princeton University Press. 1993. Soft cover. Book, Very thick octavo, stiff wraps (Trade paperback).1383 pp. Tight, clean, fresh, bright, stiff, crisp, glossy, unmarked and unread with a flat uncreased spine. FINE. Fine.
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Book number: 09360
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 17 | JP¥ 2439]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Poem, Poet, Poetry, Verse, Lyric, Narrative, Encyclopedia, Dictionary, Reference, Technical, Terms, Terminology, Literary, Literature, Rhetoric, Trope, Structure, Rule, Definition, Identity, Identification, Genre, Style, Classical, National, Mode, Ttaditi

 
ANGLE, PAUL M.
A Shelf of Lincoln Books
New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press. 1946, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Tall octavo, dark green cloth covered boards with gilt title and spine title.142 pp. including index and selected bibliography. A tight, clean, unmarked volume with fresh cloth and bright gilt. FINE. No dust jacket. Fine.
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Book number: 08254
USD 22.80 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 | £UK 17.5 | JP¥ 2528]
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Keywords: Angle, Bibliography, Critical, Lincoln, President, Politics, Political, Presidential, Books, Bibliographical, History, CIVIL War, Rebellion, American, United States, Books on Printing, Descriptive, Lincolniana

 
BACH, GIOVANNI
THE HISTORY OF THE SCANDINAVIAN LITERATURES A Survey of the Literatures of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland and Finland, from Their Origins to the Present Day, Including Scandinavian-American Authors, and Selected Bibliographies
New York, Dial Press. 1938, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Octavo, blue cloth covered boards with silver spine titles. Top edge stained purple. 407 pp. including index and selected bibliographies for each of the Scandinavain countries including Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland and Denmark. An extensive, definitive and authoritative history of the leading works in the literature of the Scandinavan countries. A very tight, clean, fresh, internally unmarked and apparently unread volume with a solid top stain, in a crisp sharp, very tight, clean fresh remarkably well preserved dust jacket. A couple of small white spots to fron board, else fine. Near fine in a very fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 08453
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.5 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3326]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Bach, Scandinavia, Saga, Literature, Traditional, Critical, National, Folk, Literatrue, Literary, Novel, Poem, Verse, Epic, Narrative, Nordic, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Nationalistic, Criticism, Analysisi, History, Forms, Themes, Motifs, Analysis,

 
BLUMENTHAL, JOSEPH
The Printed Book in America
Boston, David R. Godine. 1977. (ISBN: 0879232102). Cloth. Book, Quato, burgundy cloth covered boards with gilt spine title. 250 pp. including 68 full page plates in black and white and color reproducing notable examples of typhography, printing and illustration by Hunter, Baskin, Hoyem, Everson, Ruzicka, Updike, Goudy, Kittredge, Warde, Grabhorn and many others.A fantastic introduction to the history of the art of printing in America highlighting the masterworks of American printing. A very tight, clean, bright, unmarked and unread volume with very fresh cloth and sparkling gilt in a crisp, sharp, bright, tight dust jacket. Fine in fine dust jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 08248
USD 44.00 [Appr.: EURO 39 | £UK 33.75 | JP¥ 4879]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: 0879232102 Printing History Art Typography, Press, Book, Books on Books, Print, Biblophile, History, Publishing, Illustration, Literature, Bibliography, Bibliographic, Blumenthal, America, American, United States, Fine, Private, Hand, Paper, Illlustration

 
BRIGGS, GRACE M.
The William W. Clary Oxford Collection: A Descriptive Catalogue.
Claremont, CA: The Honnold Library, 1956. 1956, 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book, First Edition. Octavo, navy blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles. xxv, 234pp. Limited to 550 copies. Fine in dust jacket with minor edgewear and very light soil overall. A fine fresh copy in a very good plus or better dust jacket. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 01015
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 17 | JP¥ 2439]
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Keywords: Oxford, Libraries, Private Library, Descriptive Books on Books, Bibliography, Oxford General

 
GROLIER CLUB
The Grolier Club, 1884-1984: Its Library, Exhibitions & Publications
New York, New York, U.S.A. Grolier Club. 1984, First Edition. (ISBN: 0910672016). Cloth. Book, Quarto, burgundy red cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles in matching burgundy red cloth covered slipcase. 258 pp. including index. One of a LIMITED EDITION OF 600. A collection of essays on books and the activities of thie Grolier Club, one of the premier bibliophile clubs in America. Includes lists of publications and exhibitions by the Club over the first 100 years of its existence. Illustrated with black and white photographs. A beautiful copy with very fresh cloth and sparkling gilt spine titles in a clean, fresh slipcase. Very inconspicuous traces of glue remains from a bookplate (about the size of a large postage stamp) in the lower inside corner of pastedown, else fine. Very near fine in fine slipcase. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 09373
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53 | £UK 46 | JP¥ 6653]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: 0910672016 Limited, Grolier, History, Stinehour, Club, Bibliophile, Bibliopilia, Collector, Collecting, Collection, Desugn, Books on Books, Essays, Centennial, Illustrated, Special, Commemorative, Issue, New York, American,, Exhibitions, Publications, Mee

 
CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE
Illustrations of Smollett, Fielding, and Goldsmith, in a Series of Forty-One Plates, Designed and Engraved By George Cruikshank. Accompanied By Descriptive Extracts
London, Charles Tilt. 1932, First Edition. Cloth. Book, 12mo. Cloth gold cloth covered boards All edges gilt. viii, 82, 6 (ads). A scarce compilation of engravings from the original plates of Cruikshank's popular satirical illustrations for Smollett, Fielding (including "Tom Jones") and Goldsmith. This copy lacks the very first plate. Otherwise complete the images are all unmarked and without creases or tears. Occasional light foxing or offsetting. 3 plates of the last 10- show dark browning around margins. The binding is painted with a soarse heavy gold color and the hinges have been reinforced (or this is a rebinding). The interior and images are very good to near fine. Uncommon. Very Good.
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Book number: 09342
USD 76.00 [Appr.: EURO 67.25 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8427]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Cruikshank, Tom Jones, Fielding, Smollett, Goldsmith, English, Illustrated, Illustration, Illustrations, Illustrator, Novel, England, 19th Century, Caricature, Sketch, Satirical, Satire, Art, Drawing, Comic, Comedy, Humorous, Humor, Book, Books, on Engrav

 
DARLING, HAROLD; NEUMEYER, PETER
Image and Maker: An Annual Dedicated to the Consideration of Book Illustration
La Jolla, CA, Green Tiger Press. 1984, First Edition. (ISBN: 0881380113). Cloth. Book, Oblong small quarto, brown cloth covered boards. 56pp. including bibliography. Generously illustrated throughout with vivd tipped-in full color reproductions of noteworthy illustrations from children's books, along with black and white reproductions (not tipped-in). A very carefully and beautifully produced short work on the role of art and illustration in children's books. This copy is in pristine condition, very clean, fresh, bright, tight, unmarked and apparently unread in a crisp, sharp, bright, tight matte illustrated dust jacket (with a full color pasted on plate) with a couple of miniscule barely perceptible edge nicks. Very fine in fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 07227
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 26.5 | £UK 23 | JP¥ 3326]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: 0881380113 Children Literature History Criticism Literary, Illustration, Books on Books, Art, Illustrator, Drawing, Painting, Illustrating, Graphic, Image, Book, Children's

 
DENIS, MICHEL
Introduction to Book Collecting Complete in 2 volumes] Einleitung in die Bücherkunde. Erster Theil. Bibliographie. 2. verbesserte Ausgabe. 2. Theil. Literargeschicht.
Vienna, Johann Thomas Trattner. 1795, Second Edition. Full-Leather. Book, 1795-1796. Second improved edition. Two volumes in quarto, original full brown calf. Marbled paper endpapers and marbled edges. 293, 423 pp. With a folding plate (36 cm. x 36 cm.) at the rear of Volume I showing the classifications of knowledge in table form. Volume I is dedicated to "Bibliography" and Volume II (in two parts) to "Literary History" and book collecting. A fascinating early history of book printing and book collecting with reports on auction sales, printers, collectors, libraries and the great collections of the day as well as a history of the development of classifications of scientific knowledge and books thereon with a particular Viennese perspective on the development of book arts throughout Europe. A very tight, sound and generally very clean, bright and unmarked set with mostly very crisp, bright white pages with no tears creases etc. Gently ex-libary with blanked bookplates on pastedowns and a few marks only to the first few pages. Thereafter only one or two small roundstamps in margins. Some faint waterstaining to latter pages of Volume I. Volume II impeccably bright white pages. Folding plate in rear of Volume I very crisp and neatly folded. Leather old and dry with scratches and rubbing. Spine leather lacking but text block solid. Overall very good. Very Good.
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Book number: 07641
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 176.5 | £UK 153.5 | JP¥ 22176]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Trattner, Denis, Book, Books, Books on Bibliography, Arts, Printing, Decoration, Illustration, Science, Classification, Collecting, Collections, Collectors, Library, Libraries, Vienna, German, Austrian, European, Auctions, Dealers, Booksellers, Typography

 
DENIS, MICHEL
Introduction to Book Collecting Complete in 2 volumes] Einleitung in die Bücherkunde. Erster Theil. Bibliographie. 2. verbesserte Ausgabe. 2. Theil. Literargeschicht.
Vienna, Johann Thomas Trattner. 1795, Second Edition. Full-Leather. Book, 1795-1796. Second improved edition. Two volumes in quarto, original full brown calf. Marbled paper endpapers and marbled edges. 293, 423 pp. With a folding plate (36 cm. x 36 cm.) at the rear of Volume I showing the classifications of knowledge in table form. Volume I is dedicated to "Bibliography" and Volume II (in two parts) to "Literary History" and book collecting. A fascinating early history of book printing and book collecting with reports on auction sales, printers, collectors, libraries and the great collections of the day as well as a history of the development of classifications of scientific knowledge and books thereon with a particular Viennese perspective on the development of book arts throughout Europe. A very tight, sound and generally very clean, bright and unmarked set with mostly very crisp, bright white pages with no tears creases etc. Gently ex-libary with blanked bookplates on pastedowns and a few marks only to the first few pages. Thereafter only one or two small roundstamps in margins. Some faint waterstaining to latter pages of Volume I. Volume II impeccably bright white pages. Folding plate in rear of Volume I very crisp and neatly folded. Leather old and dry with scratches and rubbing. Spine leather lacking but text block solid. Overall very good. Very Good.
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Book number: 5507461
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 132.5 | £UK 115 | JP¥ 16632]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Trattner, Denis, Book, Books, Books on Bibliography, Arts, Printing, Decoration, Illustration, Science, Classification, Collecting, Collections, Collectors, Library, Libraries, Vienna, German, Austrian, European, Auctions, Dealers, Booksellers, Typography

 
GEORGE, ALBERT J.
Books By Balzac, a Checklist of Books By Honore De Balzac, Compiled from the Papers of William Hobert Royce, Presently in the Syracuse University Collection
Syracuse, NY, Syracuse University Press. 1960, First Edition. Cloth. Book, Octavo, red cloth covered boards with white title and spine title. 90 pp. A very tight, clean, fresh bright, unmarked and unread volume. Flawless. FINE. (Without dust jacket). Fine.
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Book number: 08369
USD 15.60 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12 | JP¥ 1730]
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Keywords: Balzac, George, Books, Bibliography, Bibliographical, Reference, Checklist, Check-List, French, France, Novel, Fiction, 19th Century, Literature, Books on Royce, Syracuse, Collection, Archive, Library

 
GRUVER, ARTHUR C.
A Hike Into Paradise Valley: An Account of the Wanderings of the Chimes Hiking Club February 22, 1921.
Ogden, UT, Scoville Press/ Signe of Chimes. 1921, First Edition. Original Wraps. Book, Limited Edition. Octavo, original stapled plain card stiff wraps with original dust jacket with printed paste on title label 14 pp. Illustrated with 3 ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHS (each 3" x 5.25") mounted onto separate pages. Authored as a souvenir of a joint hike by the then current craftsmen/employees of the Scoville Press up Paradise Valley Utah, written and printed by Gruver, a well-known typographer and author of a number of works on typography. LIMITED EDITION (number issued unknown but probably very small). A very tight, clean, stiff, crisp, square, unmarked volume with extremely faint signs of foxing on a few pages, else fine in a original dust jacket which is fine but for a very short very closed edge tear at bottom front and a short 1/4" tear at top of spine. Very near fine in near fine dust jacket. An excellent copy of this extremely scarce and fragile piece of Utah hiking, typography ephemera. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 07868
USD 148.00 [Appr.: EURO 130.75 | £UK 113.5 | JP¥ 16410]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Gruver, Scoville, Chimes, Hike, Hiker, Mountain, Valley Paradise, Utah, Mountaineering, Books on Books, Press, Fine, Hand, History, Arthur, Photograph, Illustrated, Valley, Typographer, Typography, Type, Printing, Print, Technical,

 
HAMILTON, CHARLES
Collecting Autographs and Manuscripts
Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press. 1970. Cloth. Book, Second Printing. Small quarto with sand white cloth covered boards and red spine titles. Top edge stained red. 269 pp. including index and appendices. Very generously illustrated througout with over 800 reproductions and facsimile signatures. A tight, clean, bright volume with fresh white cloth and solid top stain, in a clean, tight, crisp, glossy dust jacket with one short closed edge tear, some minor soil to white rear panel and minor edgewear to top of spine. Fine in very good plus dust jacket. Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 08367
USD 23.60 [Appr.: EURO 21 | £UK 18.25 | JP¥ 2617]
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HARWELL, RICHARD BARKSDALE
Cornerstones of Confederate Collecting
Charlottesville, VA, University of Virginia Press. 1953, First Edition Thus. Cloth. Book, Octavo, pale beige cloth covered boards. 35 pp. plus 20 facsimile pages Second Limited Edition following the very limited first edition of the previous year. Copy #235/500 numbered copies. Very fresh, crisp, tight, with bright, unmarked, unblemished and unread. Fine without dust jacket (as issued). New old stock. AS NEW. As New.
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Book number: 08252
USD 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 33.75 | £UK 29.25 | JP¥ 4213]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Harwell, Virginia, Confederate, Confederacy, South, Southern, Rebel, Book, Bibliography, Books on Books, Printing, History, Facsimile, CIVIL War, War between the States, Rebellion, Printers, Publication, Publishing, Small, Fine, Hand, Publisher, Author, W

 
HAZLITT, W. CAREW
Studies in Jocular Literature: A Popular Subject More Closely Considered.
New York: A. C. Armstrong, 1890. F. Hardcover. Book, First Edition. 12mo, green cloth covered beveled boards with gilt title, cover decoration and spine title. viii, 232, (2) pages. A study of humor in all forms in literature. A very tight, clean, bright, fresh, unmarked volume with clear gilt and fresh cloth. A very small very faint fade spot on rear board. Fine. An exceptional copy. Fine.
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Book number: 05006
USD 36.00 [Appr.: EURO 32 | £UK 27.75 | JP¥ 3992]
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Keywords: Hazlitt, Humor, Satire, Parody, Comic, Comedy, Mockery, Literature, Literary, History, Historical, Anthology, Treatise, Critic, Criticism, Theory, English, American, Study, Analysis, General Books on

 
HIND, A. M.
A Short History of Engraving & Etching For The Use Of Collectors And Students.
Boston/NY:, Houghton and Mifflin. 1908, First Edition. Original Cloth. Book, First U.S. Edition. Thick octavo, burgundy red cloth covered boards with gilt title and decoration and gilt spine titles. Top edge gilt. 473pp. Illustrated with 110 black and white plates, reproductions, photographs and line drawings including engraved frontispiece with tissue guard. The classic and definitive work on the history of engraved and etched works on paper. Clean, clear gilt and clean fresh interior with very minor touches of wear. Near fine. Fine.
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Book number: 02776
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53 | £UK 46 | JP¥ 6653]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Print, Prints, Printing, Etching, Engraving, Steel, Drypoint, Mezzotint, Lithography, Illustration, Drawing, Book, Books on Books, Bibliophile, History, Technique, Tools, French, English, Dutch, German, Japanese, Collecting, Collectible General General Ar

 
HORODISCH, ABRAHAM.
Picasso As A Book Artist
London, Faber. 1962, First Edition. Hardcover. Book, First Edition. Quarto, brick red cloth boards. 136pp. 66 black and white and 2 color illustrations. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket. AS NEW. As New/As New.
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Book number: 09213
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2218]
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Keywords: Picasso, Books on Books, Book Illustration, Horodisch Art

 
HUDSON, DEREK
Lewis Carroll: An Illustrated Biography
New York, Clarkson Potter. 1977, First Edition. Original Cloth. Book, Royal octavo, brown cloth spine over brown paper covered boards with gilt spine titles. 272pp. including index, select bibliography and notes. Generously illustrated throughout with 200 black and white photographs and reproductions of illustrations with photographs by Carroll hiimself and illustrations by Tenniel, Furniss, A.B. Frost, Henry Holiday, Ralph Steadman, Arthur Rackham and Peter Blake among others. A very tight, clean, fresh, unmarked volume in a crisp, sharp, bright dust jacket. Fine in Fine dust jacket. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 06937
USD 44.00 [Appr.: EURO 39 | £UK 33.75 | JP¥ 4879]
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Keywords: Carroll Lewis 1832 1898 Literary, Children. Children's, Child, Alice in Wonderland, Fable, Allegory, Mathematical, Mathematics, Dodgson, Illustrated Illustrator, Biography, Biographical, English, England, Victorian, Literature, Juvenile, Tenniel, Furniss,

 
HYMAN, STANLEY EDGAR
Nathanael West: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers, No. 21
Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, (1962). F. Soft cover. Book, First Edition, first printing. Octavo, green stapled stiff wraps. 48pp. including selected bibliography. Fine. Fine.
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Book number: 04971
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.5 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1552]
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Keywords: Hyman, Minnesota, Criticism, Critical, Bibliography, Books on Books, Novel, American, Novelist, America, Modern, West, Nathanael Hollywood, California, Noir, Manners, Social, Commentary, Satire, Tragedy, Literature, Classic, General

 
JOHNSON, CLIFTON
Old Time Schools and School Books
New York, Macmillan. 1917. Original Cloth. Book, Octavo, brown decorated cloth covered boards 381 pp. Very generously illustrated throughout with blackand white plates, in-text drawings, photographs and reproductions of school books in early American history from spellers and grammars to primary and advanced readers, arithmetic and geographies. Charming and informative for the collector. A nice clean, tight, bright volume with just a hint of dust here and there. Very near fine. Fine.
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Book number: 08496
USD 22.80 [Appr.: EURO 20.25 | £UK 17.5 | JP¥ 2528]
Catalogue: Books On Books
Keywords: Johnson, Books, Books on Bibliography, Bibliographic, Bibliophile, Collecting, Collectable, Collector, History, Illustrations, School, Text, Children's, Spellers, Grammars, History,, Arithmetic, Primary, Advanced, Geography, History

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