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DE BEAUCLAIR , GOTTHARD
Laudate Dominum. Laudes Matutinae Et Vespertinae. Psalmen Und Lobgesänge. Lateinisch-Deutsche Ausgabe.
. Frankfurt am Main, Ars librorum, 1963, Signed by Gotthard de Beauclair below the colophon. Printed in red , green and black by the Trajanus-Presse. - Translated by the monks of the Beuron abbey. gilt embossed cloth binding, the 3rd Ars Librorum title. See: . Spindler 40.23. - Isphording 34. Very good copy. Number 114/950.( private press ).
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Book number: F3066
GBP 24.50 [Appr.: EURO 28 US$ 32.69 | JP¥ 3684]
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LA CHAMBRE, PIERRE DE,
Verscheyden Brieven Bequaem in de Scholen Te Ghebruycken.
. Haarlem, Tuinwijkpers, 1968, (23)p. woodcut printer's mark in red, printed in 48 numb. Copies of which this is number 20, orig. blue wrappers with mounted title printed in black and red on front cover, oblong, 12mo.( private press ).
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Book number: F355-C
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.5 US$ 33.36 | JP¥ 3759]
Catalogue: Private Press
Keywords: Dutch Holland Netherlands Private Press Limited

 
THE WIND-FLOWER PRESS COPENHAGEN.
6 Titles, All Ever Published By This ( Private Press )
. Hansen, Martin A. The book. 1978, 24pp. unopened. One of the 26 copies marked A-Z, this is the copy marked M. Paperback in printed wrapper ISBN 87-87694-01-8 AND Jorgen Nielsen: The will of the heart. 1979, 24pp. this is no. 20 of 526 copies, orange wrapper, ISBN 87-87694-02-6 unopened; AND Knud Hjorto: the dream of a woman, 1980, 32pp. one of 526 copies, this is the copy marked M of the 26 copies marked A - Z; yellow wrapper; ISBN 87-87694-03-4, unopened; AND H.C. Branner: the poet and the girl. 1980, 32pp. copy marked M of the 26 copies marked A-Z, total edition was 526 copies. Yellow wrapper. ISBN 87-87694-04-2, unopened; AND H.C. Branner: anguish 1980,64pp.ISBN 87-87694-05-0 . in sl. discoloured white wrapper number of copies published not stated, ISBN 87-87694-05-0; AND H.C. Branner: the mountains. 94pp. in sl. discoloured white wrapper number of copies published not stated, ISBN 87-87694-06-9. We assume that the press stopped publishing after this 6th titles. All 6 titles translated by Villy Sorensen and Ann Born. ( Not the Danish author Villy Sorensen 1929-2001 )( private press ).
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Book number: F3120
GBP 95.00 [Appr.: EURO 107.75 US$ 126.77 | JP¥ 14284]
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GOETHE, JOHANN WOLFGANG VON
Briefe Aus Venedig
. Kupferstiche von Otto Rohse. Hamburg , Otto Rohse Presse, 1963-1964. Mit 28 ,10 einseitigen und 9 doppelseitigen Original-Kupferstichen.60 nn. Seiten. Flexibler Originalpergamentband mit Rückenvergoldung (leicht flecking, wahrscheinlich vom Schuber ) , als Blockbuch gebunden(Einband von Christian Zwang, Hamburg). Im Originalschuber mit gestochenem Signet der Presse (Entwurf: Hermann Bunz).Erster Druck der Otto Rohse Presse. - Exemplar 50 von 300, von denen wohl nur die ersten 200 nummeriert und gebunden wurden. Daneben erschienen 50 Mappenausgaben. - Im Druckvermerk vom Künstler signiert. - Handsatz aus der Garamond der Stempel AG. - Auf Hahnemühle-Bütten. -Der 1925 in Insterburg geborene Künstler studierte an der Landeskunstschule Hamburg bei Richard von Sichowsky und übernahm 1961 ein Lehramt an der Werkkunstschule Offenbach. 1962 gründete er seine eigene Presse in Hamburg.27,3 : 23,4 cm.Spindler 44.6. - Hack/Schwarz 1.01. - Tiessen II, 14( private press ).
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Book number: F3109
GBP 395.00 [Appr.: EURO 448 US$ 527.08 | JP¥ 59390]
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Keywords: Limited German Printing Bibliophile( Private Press )

 
GOETHE, J. W. ILLUSTRATED BY MAX PFEIFFER WATENPHUHL,
Goethes Buch Suleika Gefolgt Vom Schenkenbuch. Dem Westöstlischen Divan Entliehen Und Mit Vierzehn Auf Den Stein Gezeichneten Farblithographien Versehen Von Max Pfeiffer Watenphul
. No. 233 of 370 signed and hand-numbered copies. With 14 lithographs by Max Pfeiffer signed in the stone. Frankfurt am Main, Verlag Ars Librorum, Gotthard de Beauclair 1966. folio (410 mm. x 280 mm.) loose sheets held in publisher's orange vellum-backed linen cloth binding with spine lettered in gilt and one of the coloured lithographs pasted to the front board. In dark reddish brown quarter goat's leather slip case with gilt lettering on the spine. A dust jacket was not issued. A fine copy. Printed on "velin d'Arches" and uncut. Five of the 14 coloured lithographs are full-page. Signed in the colophon by Max Pfeiffer Watenphul and Gotthard de Beauclair. 37pp. + colophon. Typeface used is Dante-Antiqua. Ars Librorum print no. 14. The first book ilustrated by the German artist Max Pfeiffer Watenphul(1896-1976). Inserted are the special lge 8-vo leaflet the publisher issued for this book with three of the illustrations reproduced in a smaller size and the publisher's catalogue of editions with original graphics.( private press ).
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Book number: F2108SM
GBP 650.00 [Appr.: EURO 737.25 US$ 867.34 | JP¥ 97731]
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Keywords: Auctiongerman Rare Illustrated Signed Numbered Private Press Rarte

 
MELVILLE HERMAN:
Kikeriki [Oder Das Krähen Des Edlen Hahnes Beneventano]; Holzstiche Von Otto Rohse. - Limitierte Und Vom Künstler Signierte Ausgabe. [Kikerikii, Mit Holzstichen . ; Signiertes Exemplar]
. 40 Seiten mit einigen schwarz-weiß-Abbildungen nach Holzstichen, eines von 1000 von Otto Rohse handsignierten Exemplaren, Erschienen als Jahresgabe für die Mitglieder der Maximilian-Gesellschaft im Jahre 1959.farbig illustr. Orig.-Pappband - guter Zustand . In Schuber. Schuber teilw. verblichen.( private press ).
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Book number: F3081
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 US$ 24.02 | JP¥ 2706]
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NYPELS, CHARLES
Bij Tijd En Wijle Moet U Eens Komen Kijken. Maastricht in Zeven Prentbriefkaarten.
. Met een voorwoord van C. van Dijk. Haarlem, De Tuinwijkpers, 1968. Oblong. 9,5 x 14,3 cm. Ingenaaid. Samen met een mapje met zeven prentbriefkaarten en een facsimile van het handschrift van Nypels gestoken in een foedraal. Met de hand gezet uit de Romanée en gedrukt in rood en zwart in een oplage van 120 genummerde exemplaren.
¶ In het boekje zijn teksten opgenomen die Charles Nypels zond aan S.H. De Roos, in het mapje zijn facsimiles van de beeldzijde van de prentbriefkaarten opgenomen en éen facsimile van het handschrift. Exemplaar 50( private press ).
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Book number: F3092
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 45.5 US$ 53.37 | JP¥ 6014]
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Keywords: Private Press Dutch Netherlands Typography

 
NONESUCH PRESS
Prospectus & Retrospectus of the Nonesuch Press 1932
. 16 pp. After the foreword sigmed F.M, V.M. D.G. [ Francis Meynell, his wife Vera Mendel, and David Garnett ] the prospectus announces an exhibition of engravings by Stephen Gooden at the Ulysses bookshop and the following new titles: Some recollections of Oscar wilde by Charles Ricketts and J.P. Raymond; Butleriana; John dryden: the complete dramatic works; John Donne: the sermon of Valediction at his going into Germany pp. 1 - 8 and is followed by the retrospectus of the limited editions of the press 1923 - 1932 pp. 9-12; List of the unlimited editions pp. 13 - 16. Text set in Monotype Plantin on grey laid paper watermarked 'NONESUCH'; pink wrappers loosely glued over endpapers, printed in black, printed at the University press, Cambridge, partly unopened. vertical crease trhoughout and wrps a bit soiled. J.Thornton & son's date stamp June 8 1932 on front cover, Cr8vo.( private press ).
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Book number: PAM2538
GBP 13.50 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 US$ 18.01 | JP¥ 2030]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press Publishing( Private Press )

 
RAINE, K.,
What Is Man?
. Ipswich,Golgonooza Press, 1980; 24pp.; orig. pr. wrps; One of of the 50 signed copies of the limited edition of 500 numbered copies . First edition. Octavo. 24 pages. Wrappers. An essay originally contributed to a Conference on Education at Dartington Hall in 1979. this is number 9. Fine copy( private press ).
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Book number: WO058-B
GBP 6.50 [Appr.: EURO 7.5 US$ 8.67 | JP¥ 977]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press Wim Meeuws Limited Editions Private Press English Literature Bibliophile Sch1

 
SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
Venus and Adonis
. Paris, Harrison of Paris. 1930. This is the unauthorized facsimile reprint of number 307 of the 440 copies printed on Arches vellum paper of the limited edition of 475 copies of which the original was signed by the designer Monroe Wheeler and printed by Ducros & Colas. This copy is a reprint produced in the USA, but without any further details of the "pirate" printer. Yale university's Beinecke room, where the press' papers are held do mention this reprint. [ Harrison of Paris, YCAL MSS 148 ] In 1979 Horace Hart wrote an article on this unauthorized reprint. Paper wrappers, the edges of the text are very sl. darkened. [DR 2 ]( private press ).
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Book number: F0650
GBP 4.50 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 6 | JP¥ 677]
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VANDELOO, JOS
Schilfers Hebben Scherpe Kanten
. Ill.: Masereel. Met een originele houtsnede door Frans Masereel en acht linoleumsneden door Paul Peter Piech. Oxford, Mouette press, 1974. 16pp. Printed on the handpress of the Oficyna Stanislaw Gliwa in October 1973. Total edition limited to 126 copies. The printer Gliwa , a graphic artist in his own right, re-cut the 2nd design by Masereel, not accepted by the publisher (Wim Meeuws) into linoleum, this is featured at the back of this private press edition. This copy is one of the edition of 26 copies on Auvergne paper, marked A- Z, Vorms/Gabelentz , Mercatorfonds-Verlag 1975 in chapter E -lists the Dutch edition under number 82 . Paul Ritter, Frans Masereel, Eine Annotierte Bibliographie, Saur-Verlag 1992, page. 385, chapter Cb lists both German and Dutch editions under the numbers 100 and 101.
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Book number: 013089-4
GBP 9.95 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 13.28 | JP¥ 1496]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press Bibliophile Limited Editions Nederlandse Literatuur Vlaams Vlaanderen Flemish

 
VANDELOO, JOS
Splitter Haben Scharfe Kanten
. Ill.: Masereel. Mit einem Originalholzschnitt von Frans Masereel und 8 Linolschnitten von Paul Peter Piech. Limitierte Auflage von 126 Exemplaren, dies ist eins der Exemplare auf Basingwerk Parchmentpapier. Gedruckt auf der Handpresse von Stanislaw Gliwa der Oficyna Stanislawa Gliwy. 16 Seiten. Oxford, Mouette press, 1974. 16pp. Printed on the handpress of the Oficyna Stanislaw Gliwa in October 1973. Total edition limited to 126 copies. The printer Gliwa , a graphic artist in his own right, re-cut the 2nd design by Masereel, not accepted by the publisher (Wim Meeuws) into linoleum, this is featured at the back of this private press edition. this is one of the 100 copies numbered 1 - 100 on Basingwerk Parchment paper, = Vorms/Gabelentz , Mercatorfonds-Verlag 1975 in chapter E -lists the Dutch edition under number 82 . Paul Ritter, Frans Masereel, Eine Annotierte Bibliographie, Saur-Verlag 1992, page. 385, chapter Cb lists both German and Dutch editions under the numbers 100 and 101.
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Book number: 020285-3
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 11.34 | JP¥ 1278]
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Keywords: Bibliophile Private Press [Bibliophile Private Press Limited Editions Dutch Flemish Vandeloo Masereel Privatdruck Handprese Pressedruck Flandern Flaemisch

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