Category: Illustrated Fine Press


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On Making a Printing Press

By: Green, Ralph

Price: $22.00

Publisher: 1955

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 004368

Condition: Very Good

One of 170 copies handset, printed and bound by the author, with his signature on the colophon page. 18 numbered pages, with 4 charming line drawing illustrations stamped in green ink. Soft gray semi-stiff paper wrappers, with moderate age yellowing to the front. Ecru paper, probably rag content, bound in with green string. A very clean copy. Very Good. Scarce in any condition. View more info

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Selected Essays on Books and Printing

By: Johnson, A. F.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Van Gendt & Co.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007629

ISBN: 9063000162

Condition: Fine

Set and printed at the estimable firm of the Stamperia Valdonega, Verona, Italy. Lovely black-flecked red fabric binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering on a black spine label. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. 11.25 x 9.5 inches. XI and 489 numbered pages. With numerous full-page plates, most of which are in B&W but several of which are in duotone with red accents. Pristine pull-out maps of the City of London between pages 397 and 400. Either unread o... View more info

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The Life and Letters of Sir John Everett Millais, Volume II Only

By: Millais, John Guille

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Frederick A. Stokes: 1899

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 006858

Condition: Very Good

This is Volume II only of a two-volume set. This is no. 32 of 250 copies, and with the photogravures on Imperial Japan paper. Printed at the University Press, Cambridge, MA. Medium green buckram binding, with an elaborate and crisp gilt-stamped design to the front board and with crisp gilt-stamped lettering and design to the spine. Generally unbumped spine head and tail, and with sharp corners. Text block firmly bound in. 10 x 6.5 inches. T.E.G. Fore-edge and bottom edge... View more info

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Charles Eisen

By: Salomons, Vera

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, England, John & Edward Bumpus: 1914

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 007193

Condition: Very Good Minus

From the series, XVIIIth Century French Book-Illustrators. Principal text in English, with secondary text in French, including a preface in French by Emile Bertaux. Title page gives a publication date of 1914 but in fact not issued until 1921, due to the War, according to laid-in notices. This is copy no. 74 of a special edition of 100 copies only, printed on hand-made paper. Printed by the Chiswick Press, Great Britain. Dark salmon pink buckram linen binding giving the ... View more info