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Publisher: Printed for Richard Phillips .:
Seller ID: 7286
Condition: First Edition, 2 Vols, sm.8vos, contemporary polished calf gilt, small red & green red morocco labels. Striking contemporary armorial bookplate of Sir Michael R. Shaw Stewart. Vol 2 with final 6pp integral advts. With engraved titles + 2 portraits + 7 folding manuscript facsimiles. Aside from some light wear & abrasion to the covers, an attractively clean bright copy.
Publisher: Colburn 1843.:
Seller ID: 8215
Condition: First Illustrated Book Edition, original blue cloth pictorially gilt. Roy.8vo, c.pp236 uncut, spine just slightly sunned, vulnerable binding lightly bumped or marked here and there, but very good. Endpaper with ticket of original 19thC bookseller Weller of Croydon. With portrait by Maclise + etched title by Johannot + 14 engraved illustrations by Cruikshank + 4 by Johannot and + 87 woodcut illustrations by Delamotte.
By: AKENSIDE, Mark.
Publisher: Pickering 1835.
Seller ID: 5082
Condition: First Pickering Edition, later full polished scarlet calf by Birdsall, spine elegantly gilt, tan morocco label. Sm.8vo t.e.g., others uncut, spine a little sunned, an extremely attractive bright clean & crisp copy. ** Portrait & 85pp Memoir by Dyce.
By: ALFIERI, Victor.
Publisher: London, printed for Henry Colburn 1810.:
Seller ID: 8166
Condition: First English Edition, 2 Vols, near-contemporary half calf gilt, double green & brown morocco labels. C.pp[x], -286; pp[vi], -328, some occasional spotting or foxing, bindings bit scuffed or rubbed at extremities, upper joint of Vol 1 cracked through, else an acceptable copy.
Publisher: London, printed for R. Baldwin 1771.:
Seller ID: 9537
Condition: First Edition, 2 Vols, tall 12mo [binding c.17.5 x 11 cms], very smartly and handsomely bound in modern period-style polished tan calf, the spines ruled and numbered in gilt, and with red morocco labels. First and last leaf in both vols a little browned around the margin from contact with the turn-ins of the original binding, Vol 1 with tiny piece nipped from top corner of first two leaves, occasional light spotting of text. Overall an exceptional copy, very bright and attractive.
Publisher: Glasgow 1881.
Seller ID: 5331
Condition: First Edition, half green morocco. C.pp544 t.e.g., others uncut. With frontispiece + folding table + plate of music. Excellent bright & attractive copy.
Publisher: OUP 1953:
Seller ID: 2982
Condition: First Edition, c.pp70, gilt cloth, very good. With neat signature of Mary Arnold 1957. 1250 copies. Gilson M856.
Publisher: Whittington Press 1987.
Seller ID: 8148
Condition: Quarter hessian over mauve & purple patterned paper boards, printed paper label. Roy.8vo, c.pp42 uncut, a fine copy. * With title-page wood engraving by Miriam Macgregor. ** 175 numbered copies [& 25 Specials]. Typically very attractive early book from the Whittington Press.
Publisher: Bulmer for R. H. Evans 1810.
Seller ID: 10143
Condition: First R. H. Evans Edition, with all of Vol 1 comprising entirely new material. 4 vols, contemporary half calf gilt. Vol 1 hinges secure but with some light cracking to lower third. With half-titles : and Vol 1 with frontispiece. Attractive mellow set with very clean crisp texts.
By: BANIM, John.
Publisher: Bentley Standard Novels 29, 1833.
Seller ID: 7170
Condition: First BSN Edition, contemporary half calf elegantly gilt, black morocco label. Engraved frontis & title, with printed title. Bound without printed series title. Marbled paper sides just scuffed at edge. Extremely attractive bright copy.
By: BEATTIE, James.
Publisher: Pickering 1831.
Seller ID: 2579
Condition: First Pickering Edition, later full polished scarlet calf by Birdsall, spine elegantly gilt, tan morocco label. Sm.8vo t.e.g., others uncut, spine sunned to tan-red, a very attractive bright clean & crisp copy. ** Portrait & with 68pp Memoir by Dyce.
Publisher: Paris, Librairie des Bibliophiles nd [c.1880s].:
Seller ID: 9490
Condition: First Vitu Edition, very attractively bound in quarter calf over marbled paper boards, the spine elegantly panelled and decorated with floral motifs in gilt, and with a green morocco label. Small 8vo [binding c.18 x 11 cms], pp[iv], 337 + , text block with top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Attractive small modern booklabel on preliminary blank and pencil note of purchase in Paris in 1931. Edges of pages just age-toned, as always with this type of paper, else a very bright and attractive copy.
By: BECK, Richard.
Publisher: Iceland, Reykjavick, Bjarnarson 1930.
Seller ID: 7247
Condition: First Edition, half black calf gilt over marbled boards. C.pp270 decoratively printed on a vellum-like paper, excellent copy. * With pen-&-ink portraits of each of the 30 poets represented. ** Includes a section on Icelandic-American poets. With parallel Icelandic & English texts. *** Attractive book by a leading Icelandic authority.
Publisher: New York, Covici Friede 1928.
Seller ID: 3806
Condition: First Edition, cloth lettered in black, this copy unusually with the fragile and uncommon dustwrappers. Roy.8vo, portrait & c.pp237 with untrimmed edges as issued.
By: BEERBOHM, Max.
Publisher: John Lane, The Bodley Head :
Seller ID: 9198
Condition: First Illustrated Edition, gilt buckram, front board with striking floral design in colours and gilt. Roy.8vo, c.pp71 uncut, some light spotting of text, spine lettering bit faded, lower cover a bit soiled, overall covers a bit dulled and scuffed. With illustrated endpapers : illustrated title-page in black & gold : 10 large pictorial initials and tail-pieces : and 24 full-page tissue-guarded colour plates.
By: BEERBOHM, Max.
Publisher: New York, Knopf 1930.
Seller ID: 5489
Condition: First Separate Edition, 2 vols, black cloth elegantly gilt, yellow dws. Roy.8vo, t.e.g., others uncut, dws a little worn & darkened, excellent copy. ** Beerbohm's theatre essays c.1900-10. Handsome volumes.
Publisher: Soc Bib Belgique 1969.:
Seller ID: 7530
Condition: Printed wrappers. Tall 8vo, c.pp144, excellent. With numerous text illus + 37 plates.
By: BEWICK, Thomas.
Publisher: London, John Lane, The Bodley Head 1924.:
Seller ID: 9451
Condition: First Selwyn Image Edition, roy.8vo [binding c. 24 x 16 cms], olive green-brown cloth lettered and with Bewick vignette in black, top edge of text block tinted red, others uncut. C.pp306, small attractive bookplate on half-title, larger bookplate removed from front pastedown, gutters of endpapers resealed with tape, binding bit worn and dulled, overall a stout copy. With portrait plate of Bewick + 60 other Bewick illustrations in text.
Publisher: Oxford, Shakespeare Head Press [1930s].
Seller ID: 7527
Condition: * Signed Copy & with Manuscript Poems & Letter. * Sq.8vo, c.pp90 uncut, simple printed wrappers bit worn & dulled.