Category: Typography & Printing


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Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 150 at the Tallow Chandlers' Hall, City of London, on 11 June 1959.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : John O'Connor.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1959.:

Seller ID: 8988

Condition: Broadside of stiff card-like paper folded once to form 4 pages c. 28 x 18 cms. Front cover with striking all-over illustration in black and gold on a blue ground of two crowned and dancing female figures; central double-page opening printed with menu in black over an illustration of the same dancing figures in pale tan repeated three times; rear cover with printed imprint and printed initial JO'C / TCH [illustrator John O'Connor and designer Tom Hart]. Couple of slight marks at extreme foot of mainly blank rear cover, else an excellent copy of a fragile piece.

Invitation + Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 234 on 6 April 1976.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : John Westwood.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1976.:

Seller ID: 9325

Condition: Together 2 Items. The Menu a bright green stiff card folded twice to give 6 panels each c. 21 x 10 cms, front panel with lettering and Paolozzi-style illustration in dark green, printed inside with menu. The Invitation a matching bright green stiff card with Paolozzi-style illustration, folded once to c. 21 x 10 cms and with slip re the AGM and names of proposed new members loosely enclosed. Both items in fine condition.

Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 276 on 18 Oct 1984.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : Julian Symons.

Price: £24.00

Seller ID: 8748

Condition: Stiff card folded once to form 4pp c. 21 x 14 cms, front cover very decoratively printed with floriated caps in dark sepia, fine

Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 22 on 29 May 1929.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : Oliver Simon.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1929.:

Seller ID: 8754

Condition: 4 pages c. 21 x 13 cms french-fold, with 3 large litho illustrations printed in colour, fine.

Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 130 in the Wine Room at King's College, Cambridge on 23 June 1955.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : Stanley Morison : Reynolds Stone : John Dreyfus.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1955.:

Seller ID: 8758

Condition: Striking Curwen-style red, black & gold patterned wrappers c. 18.5 x 12 cms, with large gold label. Containing 4pp sewn-in and handsomely printed in red & black, a fine copy of a very fragile little piece.

Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 89 on 5 March 1947. At this dinner : Modern Magazine Make-Up : Stanley Morison opens discussion : The President in the Chair.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : Stanley Morison : Vivian Ridler.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1947.:

Seller ID: 9353

Condition: 4pp c. 15 x 12 cms french-fold on tinted paper. Cover illustrated with stylised conjoined hands in red and black : inside illustrated with stylised joints of meat also in red and black, fine.

Menu for Double Crown Club Dinner 38 on 4 May 1933.

By: DOUBLE CROWN CLUB : Stephen Gaselee : John Carter.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1933.:

Seller ID: 8751

Condition: Card folded once to form 4pp c. 18.5 x 11 cms, with decorative front cover. And with loosely inserted grey card c. 15.5 x 10 cms printed with John Carter's address and with Double Crown Club initials DCC all in blue. Both items in fine condition.

Invitation for Double Crown Club Dinner 280 at Oriel College, Oxford on 9 Aug 1985.


Price: £24.00

Publisher: Double Crown Club 1985.:

Seller ID: 8749

Condition: 4 pages c. 21.5 x 14 cms french-fold on thick tinted paper, printed in red & black throughout, text with ink tick confirming payment sent, else fine.

Robert & Andrew Foulis and the Glasgow Press : with some account of the Glasgow Academy of the Fine Arts. By D. Murray.

By: FOULIS : D. Murray.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Maclehose 1913:

Seller ID: 1373

Condition: Linen-backed boards. 4to, c.pp155 uncut, as so often boards and label somewhat age-darkened, but else a very good copy of a vulnerable book. Contents extremely clean and bright : with the spare label tipped-in at rear. With 13 plates & facsimiles.

The Union Jack : Its History & Development. Second Edition, with additions.

By: GREEN, Emanuel.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Harrison; and Bath, Gregory 1903:

Seller ID: 7786

Condition: Blue cloth lettered in gilt. C.pp34 t.e.g., others uncut, handsome armorial bookplate of Astley Gerry, excellent copy. With 3 coloured plates showing 12 flags.

Sixe Idillia 1588 : poems or eclogues by Theocritus translated into English verse. Intro by S. Gaselee.

By: GRIBBLE, Vivien : Stanley Morison : Theocritus.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Duckworth 1922.:

Seller ID: 4516

Condition: Ruari McLean Copy.* Quarter buckram gilt, illustrated boards, and with dws printed with text & illustration. Slim folio, c.pp60 uncut, endpapers darkened as always, some wear to edge of lower board at two places. With numerous woodcut illustrations & decorations by Vivien Gribble.

Victorian Novelists & Their Illustrators.

By: HARVEY, John.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson 1970:

Seller ID: 9073

Condition: First Edition, gilt cloth boards and illustrated dws. Roy.8vo, c.pp252, dws slightly dulled and plain rear panel of dws lightly spotted, else an excellent bright copy. Includes 76 illustrations in the text, some full-page.

British Botanical & Horticultural Literature before 1800. Comprising a history & bibliography of botanical & horticultural books printed in England, Scotland & Ireland from the earliest times until 1800.

By: HENREY, Blanche.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press 1975.:

Seller ID: 9448

Condition: First Edition, 3 Vols, small folios [bindings c.28 x 19 cms], original grey cloth lettered in gilt, neat modern booklabel on front pastedowns. Total c.1235pp, and with 32 colour plates and 162 other illustrations. Gilt cloth just slightly marked, else a very good set.

The Artist & The Book In Western Europe and the United States 1860 - 1960. Introduction by Philip Hofer : Catalogue by Eleanor M. Garvey.

By: HOFER, Philip : Eleanor Garvey.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts; Harvard College Library 1961:

Seller ID: 8892

Condition: First Edition, white cloth gilt & striking colour illustrated dws. Folio, c.pp232, couple of chips or tears to dws neatly repaired, else an excellent copy. Profusely illustrated throughout, some in colour.

James Shand.

By: HUTT, Allen.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Wynkyn de Worde Society 1968.:

Seller ID: 9329

Condition: Broadside folded multiple times to form a tall narrow 8vo block, tipped into stiff grey wrappers lettered in black. The inside of the wrappers with a portrait of Shand. Excellent copy of a fragile item.

Christmas Cards for 2005 & 2007 by Brenda Berman and Annet Stirling of Incisive Letterwork.

By: INCISIVE LETTERWORK : Brenda Berman and Annet Stirling.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Incisive Letterwork 2005 & 2007.:

Seller ID: 9430

Condition: Together 2 Christmas Cards, one c. 11 x 13 cms; the other c. 7 x 15 cms, both in fine condition.

Image for Early Woodcut Initials: 15th & 16th Century ornamental letters.

Early Woodcut Initials: 15th & 16th Century ornamental letters.

By: JENNINGS, Oscar.

Price: £185.00

Publisher: Methuen 1908.:

Seller ID: 1938

Condition: Handsome gilt cloth. Thick 4to, c.pp300 t.e.g., others uncut, binding lightly marked, very good bright copy.

The Gates Of Memory.

By: KEYNES, Geoffrey.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press 1981; reprinted 1982:

Seller ID: 8898

Condition: Gilt cloth & illustrated dws. C.pp440, a fine bright copy. Includes 56 illustrations. Autobiography by the famous surgeon and outstanding book collector & scholar.

Space Craft [A Talk with illustrations on Optical Letter Spacing at the Wynkyn de Worde Society, Stationers (sic) Hall Meeting, 19 July 1973].


Price: £30.00

Publisher: Wynkyn de Worde Society 1973.:

Seller ID: 9328

Condition: Sm.8vo booklet c. 16 x 12 cms, with white spiral binding. Comprises illustrated blue & white cover + 13pp text + 12pp illustrations + colophon, all printed on versos only of stiff card. The title card and all the illustrations each preceded by a stiff glassine sheet printed with explanatory captions in red. A fine copy of a delicate item.

The Twentieth Century Book : its illustration & design.

By: LEWIS, John.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Studio Vista 1967.:

Seller ID: 1389

Condition: Gilt cloth & attractive illustrated dws. Folio, c.pp272, an excellent copy. Includes c.460 illustrations [some in colour].