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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: 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: 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: 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: 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.
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: Trianon Press for the William Blake Trust :
Seller ID: 9008
Condition: ** Raymond Lister Copy ** Folio, 5 fascicles in grey wrappers, contained in original blue and gold spangled folding box as issued. Folding box with short split in linen at head and foot of opening hinge, box with a couple of other piffling scuffs, else a very fine copy of a large and vulnerable item. Includes 100 superb hand-coloured plates.
By: BLAKE, William.
Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1906
Seller ID: 6952
Condition: First Ellis Edition, 2 vols, very handsome blue-green morocco profusely gilt, spines panelled in gilt and with treble red & brown morocco labels, wide morocco inner dentelles, t.e.g., others uncut. Spines sunned to tan and sides also with slight loss of colour in places, but a very handsome & attractive copy, and the small-type text [more usually found rather foxed] in exceptionally clean crisp condition.
By: BLOCK, Andrew.
Publisher: Dawson 1961:
Seller ID: 8855
Condition: Second Edition, gilt cloth. Roy.8vo, c.pp365, a few slight marks, but very good.
Publisher: Gedge, Bury [St Edmonds] for Hurst, and Vernor & Hood, 1803:
Seller ID: 3361
Condition: First Edition, contemporary half calf. Sm.8vo, c.pp128, binding worn but perfectly stout [marbled paper sides rubbed away leaving bare boards], text a little soiled, acceptable copy of a rare & fragile little book. * Endpaper inscribed in unsophisticated hand: 'Given to Charles Cole by George Roach on his Going to Sea March 17th 1852'. ** With engraved frontispiece : without half-title.
Publisher: Saunders & Otley 1825:
Seller ID: 3952
Condition: 2nd Edition, 2 vols, uncut in original boards & paper labels. Some typical wear and hinges cracking, and backstrips lacking 2.5cms of paper covering at extreme head & foot. Couple of pages bit marked, else internally the text is attractively clean bright & unpressed. * Titles with neat early 19thC signature of Jane Montgomerie.
By: BOURNE, Vincent.
Publisher: Pickering 1840:
Seller ID: 5600
Condition: First Pickering Edition, original cloth & paper label. Sm.8vo, c.pp350 uncut, backstrip faded & paper label rubbed, good stout copy. With preliminary Pickering advt leaf. Endpaper inscribed 'Presented by R[?]. Bayfield to C. B. Musgrave'.
By: BOYD, William.
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton 1984.:
Seller ID: 9548
Condition: First Edition, blue cloth lettered in gilt, striking illustrated dustwrappers. C.pp255, as ever the edges of the pages are just lightly toned due to the poor quality of the paper used, else a fine copy in fine and bright unclipped dustwrappers.
By: BROWN, Brian.
Publisher: New York, Brentano 1923.:
Seller ID: 1045
Condition: First Edition, c.pp230, very bright and fresh orange cloth with elegant bamboo-style lettering in black. Typographically matching dws slightly dusty and chipped, and faded along the spine. With 4 plates [soft text paper with light foxing to margins of title-page from frontispiece tissue-guard, and page neighbouring each plate also with light foxing].
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin 1904:
Seller ID: 3262
Condition: * Luther A. Brewer Copy.* Quarter gilt parchment & dark maroon boards gilt. C.pp62 uncut, slip-case neatly repaired with brown tape, fine bright copy.
By: BRYANT, Jacob.
Publisher: Printed For The Author 1794.:
Seller ID: 5336
Condition: First Edition, contemporary tree calf, spine handsomely gilt, red morocco label. Roy.8vo, c.pp450 + final integral advt leaf, name neatly cut from extreme top edge of title-page, some slight wear and surface of spine with two small nicks, but overall an excellent stout and attractive copy. With 3 large folding engraved maps [one with short tear neatly repaired].