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1 AJA Symons, Francis Meynell & Desmond Flower The Nonesuch Century An Appraisal, a Personal Note and a Bibliography of the First Hundred Books Issued by the Press 1923-1934
The Nonesuch Press

London 1936 Hardcover Very Good + No Dustwrapper 
Tall 4to, in full green buckram with leather title label on the spine. Contains a bibliography. Copiously illustrated throughout including tipped-in reproductions made using the original plates and title pages from the first 100 books issued by the press. Other sections cover the devices, fonts, text, titlepages, bindings (with photos in B&W) and illustrations, they used. A must have for serious Nonesuch collectors. This being copy 292/750 issued. The 2nd half of the book has charcoal gray paper with tipped-on insets. Article laid in talking about the archeological discovery of foundations of Nonsuch Castle in the UK, dated NY Time June 27th, 1959. There is some uneven sunning (and a few minor marks) to the covers and a light even spine fade. Some rubbing to the edges of the leather spine title. Otherwise fine. unpaginated, 202361 
Price: 225.00 USD
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2 Algernon Charles Swinburne The Springtide of Life: Poems of Childhood
William Heinemann

1918 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
Small 4to. Green cloth with gilt lettering and pictorial giltstamping. ix, 132pp. Color frontispiece, 7 called-for full-page color plates (all with captioned tissue guards), numerous line drawings, pictorial endpapers. Some toning to endpapers otherwise generally fine. 132pp 202310 
Price: 295.00 USD
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3 Ambroise Vollard Les Réincarnations du Père Ubu
Georges Rouault
Paris 1955 Hardcover Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Large 4to. Dis-bound signatures as issued in plain printed wrapper and slipcase, With 23 original aquatint plates with tissue-guards by Rouault. A hint of toning to the wrapper, otherwise fine on handmade deckle-edged paper The slipcase has some starting along the edge of the chemise o/w generally fine.and has the titles on the spine. 82/110 copies issued. 221pp 202504 
Price: 3495.00 USD
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4 Ambroise Vollard - Illustrated By Pierre Bonnard Sainte Monique. Illustrations de Pierre Bonnard
Ambroise Vollard
Pierre Bonnard
1930 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Small folio housed in chemise and slipcase covered in light blue buckram. The set contains 3 three folders. The first and largest being the book itself but in the **French style of unbound signatures laid in. French glassine wraps Textual illustrations throughout. (approximately) 178 wood-engraved vignettes through and textual illustrations throughout. There are also two with folders. One with 4 original etchings with tissue-guards laid-in. The second with 27 borderless plates on uncut paper *These have an fox mark or minor smudge (see scans) otherwise generally fine throughout. This being No 233/340 printed on Velin d' Arches paper. The slipcase and chemise are generally fresh condition,with some moderate rubbing to the calf labels, Both bound in light blue buckward. The chemise has cloth hinges. Both are very sturdy. 202539 
Price: 4495.00 USD
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5 Anatole France Crainquebille in Slipcase
The Limited Editions Club
Bernard Lamotte
1949 Hardcover As New No Dustwrapper 
Small folio In a rouch cloth with alight pink color, 1308/1500 signed by the Artist. Who also inscribed & signed it on the lower right hand corner of the titlepage. Beautifully illustrated with brooding plates and rubricated leading letters. In removeable stiff mylar wrap. Housed in Very Good (unevenly faded at edges) slipcase 69pp 202592 
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 Anatole France The Revolt of the Angels
Limited Editions Club
Pierre Watrin
1953 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Crown 8v0, or small 4to, in navu blue cloth with silver gilt winged sword design on the cover and silver gilt titles on the spine. Limited to 1454/1500 copies issued. Top edge dyed light blue, other edges uncut. 282pp The book looks new, I rate it NF bc there is a just a hint of wear (fading) to the spine. Looks and feels unread. The slipcase has the title printed along the closed side, and is near fine with just a bit of toning to the edges. Translated from the French by Mrs. Wilfrid Jackson. Introduction by Desmond MacCarthy. Illustrations by Pierre Watrin. 202482 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Anders Sparrman A Voyage Round the World with Captain James Cook in H.M.S.Resolution
The Golden Cockerel Press

1944 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Small folio 34/50 specially bound copies. Full cream morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, with raised spine bands and gilt lettering, Cover has large gilt cockerel and globe device. Top edge gilt others untrimmed. Light soiling to covers otherwise fine. 218pp 202331 
Price: 1195.00 USD
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8 Anonymous The Holy Bible Rembrandt Edition
Abradale Press

N Y & Chicago 1959 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Preliminary pages have been beautifully illuminated with decorations pages using various colors and metallic inks. PO has whited out a name on the ownership page. Illustrated throughout with Rembrandts inimitable drawings. The illustrations are printed on special paper, they are both in color and in Black & White, the color is done on a vellum paper and the b/w on a heavier paper stock. Has the 'Sermon of the Mount' as an illuminated manuscript with calligraphic lettering and beautiful decorative borders using gold metallic ink, this is located at the start of the New Testament. Book is bBound in leather type cloth, but doesn't feel like plastic at all. All edges gilt, Internals are Fine, Has beautiful symbolic device stamped in gold gilt on front board, Bevelled boards, 3 ribbon page markers. This copy has but minor wear at just the very extremities, otherwise it is Fine. A very nice item. The print is quite large as well making for easy reading. 004759 
Price: 70.00 USD
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9 Balzac, Honore De Les Contes Drolatiques, colligez ez Abbayes de Touraine, et mis en lumière par le sieur de Balzac pour l'esbattement des Pantagruelistes et non Aultres
Gibert Jeune Librairie D'Amateurs

Paris 1940 First Thus Softcover Near Fine 
**Text In French** One bump to the top corner (not too bad at all) otherwise a nearly fine copy. 4to, French printed wraps, original glassine wrapper has a little fraying at the head of the spine strip, otherwise near fine copy. edges uncut, Internals clean, very charmingly illustrated with rich colors Jeune is famous for. 020759 
Price: 145.00 USD
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10 Charles Dickens David Copperfield
The Nonesuch Press

London 1937 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
Large thick 4to with reddish cloth over the boards. The backing remains very tight, Light even spine fading. Leather label has no edge chips. Double title-page spread with facing and engraved frontis and titlepage with tissue guard laid-in. The cover of the original edition in green and black follows the title-page and an engraved facsimiles of Chapman Hall first edition title-pages are also reproduced. Beautifully illustrated as well. Top edge gilt over rough edges others uncut. Printed on laid paper and limited to 877 copies. 871pp 202327 
Price: 300.00 USD
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11 Charles Dickens The Pickwick Papers
The Nonesuch Press

London 1937 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
4to with green buckram boards with leather spine label. A touch of even spine fading/toning and a few minor marks on the boards. Beautifully produced with engraved titlepages, including facsimile of the titlepage from the first edition and plates by various artists including Phiz. Top edge gilt, others uncut, Limited to 877 copies. 798 pp 202328 
Price: 350.00 USD
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12 Christopher Bateman In Fine Style: The Dancehall Art of Wilfred Limonious
One Love Books

2016 0956777376 / 9780956777379 Hardcover New New 
BRAND NEW FACTORY SHRINK-WRAPPED.Packed carefully to avoid bumped board tips. Ships boxed, and quickly from NYC with delivery confirmation. A very cool looking book. I wish I could 202972 
Price: 49.95 USD
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13 di San Lazzaro, G - -Editor Homage To Marc Chagall Special Issue of XX Siecle
Tudor Publishing

1969 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
small folio, red cloth, **Lacking the original lithograph** Gilt titles on spine and cover, Profusely illustrated throughout with many plates in color. The dustwrapper has been price-clipped, 131p 019622 
Price: 80.00 USD
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14 Erasme L'Eloge De La Folie
Gibert Jeune Librairie D'Amateurs
Paris 1951 First Thus Softcover Near Fine 
**Text in French** Numbered limited edition 2993/4650 copies. Large 4to in French printed wraps. Titlepage in red and black with color frontispiece and color illustrations throughout. Original glassine has a little fraying at the spine ends. Minor external aging otherwise very clean throughout. Edges uncut. 169p 020757 
Price: 195.00 USD
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15 Field, Eugene; Illustrated By Charles Robinson Lullaby-Land
John Lane The Bodley Head

London 1898 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
English First with 1898 book catalogue addendum (with many nice illustrationsin it!) A reader's or reference copy, with worn covers, with fading to edges, fraying at ends, and rubbing and a little even toning to the spine gilt, spilt inner rear hinge, names on endpapers.. otherwise most of the block is generally fresh with moderate general signs of use. and the backing sound, so it makes a lovely reader of one of the most beautiful childen;s books of any period!. Top edge gilt, the spine designs are different than the American first, and the block is much better (letterpress) printed, the US first does not have nearly the same level of type impressions on the paper. (it is much smoother and grayer in color) 200956 
Price: 45.00 USD
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16 Frank Norris McTeague, A Story of San Francisco
Colt Press
Otis Oldfield
1941 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
4to Backed in light tan/cream buckram with white paper title label with red titling, Light soiling along the backing, Textured (thin verticle motif) blue paper over thick bevelled boards. Limitted to 500 copies. Printed on deckle-edged handmade paper, -perhaps a bit evenlt toned. In thick removable clear mylar cover. 390pp 202487 
Price: 125.00 USD
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17 Gide, André Les Nourritures Terrestres et Les Nouvelles Nourritures
Le Rayon D'or
Raoul Dufy
France 1950 Soft Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
**Text In French** 8vo, French printed wraps, title-page in gold and black ink, richly printed plates by duffy, all edges uncut. original glassine nearly fine. 020756 
Price: 95.00 USD
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18 Greener Leslie and Laird Norman Ross Bridge and the Sculpture of Daniel Herbert
Fullers Bookshop

1971 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
1971. Large square quarto, viii, 192 pages with 109 diagrams, 14 illustrations (by Max Angus) and 47 plates. black paper over the boards, Illustrated endpapers, No big chips on the dustwrapper, whichis unclipped. Nice copy. (Looms more like nf/vg+ but like to be conservative in my descriptions) DJ in a fresh mylar sleeve has some soiling visible on the back panel, and light scuffing here and there on the front panel. Scarce. 018686 
Price: 225.00 USD
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19 Grimm Grimm's Fairy Tales Twenty Stories
Viking Press
Arthur Rackham
New York 1975 0670355321 / 9780670355327 4th Printing Hardcover Near Fine Good -- 
Illustrated in color and b&w: BOOK: No previous owner marking, bright, DJ: torn at corners, small tears, edge wear and rubbing elsewhere, large sticker at bottom of rear panel along with pen marking, in fresh mylar, 127pgs. 008177 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Harry W French Gems of Genius Famous Painters and Their Pictures
Lee and Shepard Publishers

1881 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Remarkably well-preserved copy with some rubbing to the board tips and fraying at the sine eds, . Printed letter-press with gravure plates. With 50 full pafe plates. There is a small contemporary inscription on the first blank recto. A beautiful example of turn of the century decorative book-binding/. All Edges Gilt. Backing is tight and there are no previous owner's marks. 202781 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Desert of Ice; or, the Further Adventures of Captain Hatteras, Jules Verne
Desert of Ice; or, the Further Adventures of Captain Hatteras
Jules Verne


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