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438p large hardback with illustrated purple dustjacket, small tear to front endpaper, otherwise as ...

£20.00

£24.00

176p hardback with illustrated dustjacket, beautifully signed by the author to front endpaper in a ...

£24.00

Geschriebene Sprache: Untersuchungen zu ihrer Herausbildung und Grundlegung ihrer Theorie.

452p large format hardback, red cloth with white lettering to front and spine, binding very well ...

£36.00

Notes by F G Stephens on a Collection of Drawings and Woodcuts by Thomas Bewick, exhibited at the Fine Art Society's Rooms, 1880.

£88.00

34p 59p large format, two tone cloth imitating an elaborate calf binding, yellow endpapers, yellow ...

£88.00

The Bewick Collector. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Works of Thomas and John Bewick. Supplement Volume.

£36.00

xxxii 353p single volume in original burgundy cloth, Edward Hunter bookplate, many reproductions of ...

£36.00

The Bewick Collector. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Works of Thomas and John Bewick. Complete Set.

£64.00

xxiii 562p; xxxii 353p two volume set in original burgundy cloth, includes the supplement volume, ...

£64.00

Memories.

£24.00

x 390p thick hardback, small format, yellow dustjacket repaired with tape, very good indeed

£24.00

English Churchyard Sculpture : Brief Notes on a Neglected Craft and its Practitioners.

24p stapled booklet, grey card cover, with plates, well preserved, uncommon title

£16.00

David Jones: Inscriptions.

approx 36p stapled booklet, exhibition catalogue, plates, postcard inserted, excellent

£16.00

John Bewick: Engraver on Wood, 1760 - 1795.

256p large format hardback, dustjacket, illustrated throughout, as new

£14.00

The Bewick Collector. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Works of Thomas and John Bewick.

£30.00

xxiii 562p; xxxii 353p two volume set in burgundy cloth, includes the supplement volume, many ...

£30.00

The Imprint. Volume 2, 1913.

£34.00

142p plus advertising pages interspersed, bound in back (pp 65- 88) an incomplete section entitled ...

£34.00

239p original cloth, fresh clean copy, illustrated throughout

£16.00

Price Alteration.

£8.00

This is a copy of Scottish Short Stories edited by T & J F Hendry with a somewhat creased price ...

£8.00

Form your own Neatly-Sectioned Small Library with the Penguin Bookshelf.
(No Author)

£12.00

10 x 15cm illustrated leaflet advertising the 1956 Penguin Bookshelf made by Beaver and Tapley, ...

£12.00

Street Corner. A Study to Mark the Thirteenth Anniversary of the Founding of the Caxton Press.

£14.00

56p slim hardback, dustjacket edge a bit worn, firm binding, clean pages, a well preserved copy, ...

£14.00

Curious Objects.

£14.00

36p stapled booklet, exhibition catalogue, colour illustrated throughout, very good indeed

£14.00

Procedures for Salvage of Water-Damaged Library Materials.

£6.00

30p stapled pamphlet, cover in good condition, clean pages, early price marking to title page, a ...

£6.00

'Japonisme' and Whistler. Essay in Burlington Magazine, November 1964.

£12.00

4p essay, for sale is the entire issue which also includes 'Gaetano Giulio Zumbo: The Florentine ...

£12.00

Engravings by Eric Ravilious. Notes by Robert Harling. Ariel Books on the Arts.

£48.00

72p slim hardback, dustjacket (small tear) present, illustrated throughout, very good copy of the ...

£48.00

A Thousand Notable Things or a Rich Cabinet of Select Curiosities.
(No Author)

£120.00

573p half cloth, marbled boards, outer binding dry, cracked and worn, sewing holding pretty well, ...

£120.00

Hindu Scriptures. Hymns from the Rigveda. Five Upanishads. The Bhagavadgita.

£12.00

xxiv 293p hardback with yellow dustjacket, extremely well preserved copy, the jacket with Ravilious ...

£12.00

Bookbinding. With Numerous Engravings and Diagrams.

£16.00

160p small paperback with white spine and red front cover with black and white photograph of a ...

£16.00

The History and Fables of Aesop. Translated and Printed by William Caxton. Reproduced in facsimile from the copy in the Royal Library, Windsor Castle.

Lovely facsimile, hessian boards with tan leather title label to spine, limited edition, number 179 ...

£110.00

The Biography and Typography of William Caxton, England's first Printer.

xii 387p original terracotta cloth, new spine, new endpapers, illustrated throughout, bright and ...

£24.00

Watercolours and Drawings of Thomas Bewick and His Workshop Apprentices.

£38.00

two volumes, cloth bound in fresh slipcase, excellent set, almost as new

£38.00

Crawhall's Chap-Book Chaplets.

£400.00

242p large format original hardback with illustrated boards, spine with slanted lettering, 8 parts ...

£400.00

The Making of the Nuremberg Chronicle.

£88.00

large format hardback, dustjacket, additional private paper jacket, housed in a oprivate slipcase, ...

£88.00

Old Aunt Elspa's ABC.

approx 30p, stapled, colour printed throughout, reprint of the 1888 edition, with private paper ...

£12.00

On the Teaching of Lettering. Reprinted from the Penrose Annual.

£18.00

large format folder with loose sheets of text printed on rectos only, and four pages of ...

£18.00

The Writing on the Wall, 1813 - 1943.

£12.00

slim hardback, illustrated throughout, dustjacket present, a little dusty

£12.00

Little Red Riding Hood.

£16.00

8p blue booklet, 1966 facsimile of the 1852 edition attractivelyprinted by John Foreman, the ...

£16.00

The Working Man's Way in the World: Being the Autobiography of a Journeyman Printer.

xxv 347p green hardback, reprinted by photolitho from the third issue of 1857, very good condition, ...

£10.00

Comic Alphabet.

26p booklet, grey card illustrated cover, facsimile edition in pull-out frieze format, very good ...

£6.00

Les Richesses de la Librairie Française, des Origines à nos Jours.

£12.00

125p paperback, well preserved copy, many plates illustrating bindings in the back, excellent and ...

£12.00

Geneva and the Coming of the Wars of Religion in France, 1555 - 1563.

£46.00

163p large format paperback, fresh and clean copy, very good indeed, first edition

£46.00

La Veuve Berton et Jean Portau, 1573 - 1589.

£18.00

126p large format paperback, this copy largely un-cut, very good, with facsimiles of title pages

£18.00

Lollards and Reformers: Images and Literacy in Late Mediaeval Religion.

£16.00

355p large format paperback, yellow card cover, with illustrations, one paper (Women protests) ...

£16.00

Food Aid: A Selective Annotated Bibliography on Food Utilization for Economic Development.

vii 203p green paperback, one pen line to margin, otherwise a very well preserved copy

£10.00

War and Peace in the Global Village.

192 paperback, a tight and fresh copy, illustrated throughout, never used, spine not creased, ...

£18.00

The Royal Society Conference of Editors. Metrication in Scientific Journals.

£8.00

8p pamphlet, well preserved, nice and clean item, related notice inserted

£8.00

The Biochemical Journal. Suggestions to Authors. Abbreviations and Symbols. 1949.

12p large format pamphlet, stapled, a little aged and dusty

£10.00

The Journal of Physiology. Suggestions to Authors.
(No Author)

£10.00

33p booklet, sewn booklet, salmon card cover, clean and tight, very good

£10.00

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