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Image for 45 Wood-Engravers; with an introduction by John Lawrence.

45 Wood-Engravers; with an introduction by John Lawrence.

By: LAWRENCE, Simon

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Woolley,Wakefield: Simon Lawrence, 1982.,


Small 4to. Number 268 of 350 copies. Cloth backed marbled baords, Fine in slip case. Printed at the Whittington Press, this is a collection of examples by the leading wood engravers of the day. View more info

A Book of Verse. A Facsimile of the Manuscript Written in 1870 by William Morris.

By: MORRIS, William

Price: £220.00

Publisher: Ilkley: Scolar Press, 1981.,


Large 8vo. pp. 51; illustrations. Full vellum, highly gilt. One of 62 copies of this special edition. The limitation statement has a small ink smudge and this copy is marked ‘out of series’. A magnificent production, with a separate pamphlet of notes. Both enclosed in a buckram solander box. poetry limited edition private press View more info

A Portrait of Lady Hester, from Alexander William Kinglake’s Eothen.

By: GIBBINGS, Robert illustrator

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Marlborough: Libanus Press, 1987.,


Tall narrow 8vo. pp. 31; illustrations. One of 300 copies, this one un-numbered and in the deluxe quarter leather binding. fine press View more info

Alexander’s Feast, or the Power of Music, an ode for St. Cecilia’s Day 1697.

By: DRYDEN, John

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Wellingborough: Christopher Skelton, 1985.,


4to. Illustrated by Peter Campbell. Bound in morocco backed printed boards, printed on F. Amatruda hand-made paper, one of 62 special copies, this one un-numbered. Fine in slightly marked cloth slipcase. private press limited edition View more info

Benito Cereno, by Herman Melville.

By: MCKNIGHT KAUFFER, E. illustrator

Price: £150.00

Publisher: The Nonesuch Press, 1926.,


1st Edition. Tall 8vo. pp. 122, [2]; 6 full page illustrations hand-coloured at the Curwen Press by the stencil or pochoir process. Original red buckram, an Fine copy in a Fine dust wrapper with two short closed tears on the rear flap joints. Limited Edition, number 831 of 1650 copies. private press limited edition View more info

Image for Daneway, a Fairy Play For Emery Walker, F.S.A. Written and Illustrated by Loyd Haberly.

Daneway, a Fairy Play For Emery Walker, F.S.A. Written and Illustrated by Loyd Haberly.

By: HABERLY, Loyd

Price: £600.00

Publisher: Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire: Seven Acres Press, 1929.,


1st and only edition. Title page printed in red, green and gold, top edge gilt. Full morocco, blind stamped with arts and crafts style decoration and with the letters E.C.T. and N.C.T. respectively in gilt on the front and rear covers. The inner top margin of the binding has the inscription blocked in gilt "FOR NORAH AND JOE/ WITH HAB'S LOVE I GO." Obviously a personalised binding. Emery Walker, a co-founder with Cobden Sanderson, of the Doves Press was a... View more info

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Edward Bawden, A Retrospective Survey. With a preface by Halina Graham.

By: HOWES, Justin

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Bath: Combined Arts, 1988.,


Large 4to. pp. xv, 132; illustrations. Patterned boards, cloth spine and corners. Issued in an edition of 950 copies, this appears to be one of a very few hardback copies probably issued for presentation. This copy signed by Edward Bawden on the title page in a rather shaky hand in the last year of his life. View more info

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Edward Bawden.

By: BLISS, Douglas Percy

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Godalming: Pendomer Press, [1979],


4to. pp. 200; illustrations. Quarter morocco, patterned boards, Fine. The deluxe binding which was limited to 200 copies, this one marked out of series and without the additional print. View more info

Engravings 1927 - 1929; with an introduction by David McKitterick.

By: BAWDEN, Edward

Price: £220.00

Publisher: Merival Press, 1988.,


Tall 8vo. pp. [16]; 15 black and white illustrations. Printed wrappers, Fine. Merivale printed a limited edition of 35 copies [+5 artist’s proofs] of 15 of Bawden’s early engravings. This descriptive booklet, designed by Sebastian Carter was issued in an edition of 500 copies. This copy has been signed by Edward Bawden on the title page. View more info

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London Bulletin. No. 2, 3, 4-5 and 7.

By: N/A

Price: £380.00

Publisher: The London Gallery, May 1938 - January 1939.,


4 issues [4-5 is a combined issue]. Original wrappers very slightly browned otherwise Very Good. 4 issues of this important Surrealist periodical with announcements for exhibitions, contributions by Andre breton, Paul Elouard, Paul Nash, Samuel Beckett, Roland Penrose, Djuna Barnes, Antonia White, Henry Miller, Charles Madge, Diego Riviera and illustrations by a range of contemporary artists. View more info

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London Types; with Quatorzains by W.E. Henley.

By: NICHOLSON, William

Price: £750.00

Publisher: William Heinemann, 1898.,


1st Edition. Folio. 12 colour printed woodcuts. The scarce Library Edition printed on Japanese vellum and bound in vellum backed parchment illustrated boards. Short closed tear to final blank, a touch of wear to one corner and some spotting to the covers but for all that a lovely copy of the scarcest edition of this title in book form. illustrations london View more info

Lost Days: Poems by Jim Turner with seven wood-engravings by Miriam Macgregor.

By: TURNER, Jim

Price: £195.00

Publisher: Gloucester: The Whittington Press, 1981.,


Signed limited edition. Copy 12 of 100 with hand -coloured illustrations and bound in decorated cloth boards, in slip case. Small 4to. Very Good. Spine slightly soiled and discoloured. poetry View more info

Rainy Days at Brig O’Turk. The Highland Sketchbooks of John Everett Millais, 1853.

By: LUTYENS, Mary and WARNER, Malcolm editors

Price: £180.00

Publisher: Westerham: Dalrymple Press, 1983.,


Oblong 4to. pp. 84; illustrations. Half morocco with tartan Viyella boards, bound by Smith Settle. Fine in tartan solander. Deluxe edition, un-numbered. private press View more info

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Ravilious & Wedgwood; the Complete Wedgwood Designs of Eric Ravilious.

By: RAVILIOUS, Eric

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Dalrymple Press, 1986.,


Large 4to. pp. 54; illustrations. Limited to 750 copies, this one marked out of series. Usually found bound in blind stamped yellow cloth with a dust wrapper reproducing a diamond patterned geometric design by Ravilious, repeated on the end papers, this copy is bound in a specially produced cloth which is woven (not printed) with the same design. With a leather title label and contained in a paper covered slip case which uses the same design (printed). Possibly one of a ... View more info

Image for Ravilious & Wedgwood; the Complete Wedgwood Designs of Eric Ravilious.

Ravilious & Wedgwood; the Complete Wedgwood Designs of Eric Ravilious.

By: RAVILIOUS, Eric

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Dalrymple Press, 1986.,


Large 4to. pp. 54; illustrations. Limited to 750 copies, this one marked out of series. Near Fine in dust wrapper with a copy of the original prospectus inserted. design private press View more info