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[Power, Annie- Fine Binding] Mary Webb; The House in Dormer Forest
London: Jonathan Cape, 1929. Beautifully bound by Annie Power (Anastasia Power), in full nine dark green crushed morocco with complex rectilinear ruled gilt patterning on both covers and central tudor rose motife connecting the rulinge with swirling lines, onlaid red morocco floral design, gilt panels on spine. Annie Power was... (Item #3859)
Price: $1,750.00
[Power, Annie- Fine Binding] Mary Webb; The House in Dormer Forest. Mary Webb.
Mural Paintings
n.d, (ca. 1930), Exhibition in the Rpelica of the Supereme Court Room Pennsylvania State Building. 4pp. vg. (Item #3857)
Price: $75.00
Mural Paintings. Violet Oakley.
[Aesops' Fables] Fables of Aesop, and others: For the Improvement of Youth, with Instructive Applications
London: J. M'Gowan and Sons, [1830's]. 12mo. Modern half calf and marbled boards, morocco label on spine.xxii, 263, [1]; viii, 311 pp. 91 (of 100 plates). 17 text leaves and the 9 lacking plates supplied in facsimile. 13x10.5 cm (5x41 4î) The facsimile leaves supplied from a copy in the... (Item #3856)
Price: $2,850.00
[Aesops' Fables] Fables of Aesop, and others: For the Improvement of Youth, with Instructive Applications. Aesop.
[Binding, Fine- Guild of Women Binders, Florence de Rheims] Picturesque Westminster. . Being a collection of sketches illustrating historic landmarks and places of interest in the ancient city of Westminster.
London: Carl Hentscel, 1902. Superbly bound in full brown niger with exquisite and classic Guild design in blind and impressed in darker color, by Florence de Rheims. One of the larger bindings to be produced by the Guild. Letterpress by G P Warner, title page designed by Temple Ovenston. There... (Item #3855)
Price: $3,250.00
[Binding, Fine- Guild of Women Binders, Florence de Rheims] Picturesque Westminster. . Being a collection of sketches illustrating historic landmarks and places of interest in the ancient city of Westminster.
[Yeats, Elizabeth Corbet- ALS with Scarce Dun Emer Title] A Book of Saints and Wonders Put Down Here by Lady Gregory According to the Old Writings and the Memory of the People of Ireland
Dundrum: The Dun Emer Press, 1906. First edition. Original holland backed gray paper covered boardds, label on spine, printed in red. With wonderful autograph letter signed by Elizabeth Corbet Yeats laid in to the recipient, a publisher or close associate, and mentioning Emery Walker, co-founder of the Doves Press: "63... (Item #3854)
Price: $1,250.00
[Yeats, Elizabeth Corbet- ALS with Scarce Dun Emer Title] A Book of Saints and Wonders Put Down Here by Lady Gregory According to the Old Writings and the Memory of the People of Ireland. Lady Gregory, Augusta.
[Brothers of the Book] The Squire's Recipes
Chicago: Brothers of the Book, 1912. First edition. 12mo. Original publisher's calf-backed, marbled paper covered boards, paper label on cover. Woodcut designs. Colophon state that the book is a reprint of a certain hoax perpetrated on a time by one Kendall Banning... With an interesting "Addenda" attached to rear (a... (Item #3852)
Price: $250.00
[Brothers of the Book] The Squire's Recipes. Kendall Banning.
[La Fontaine Fables] Fables, Choises, Mises en Vers, par la Fontaine
Paris: F. Dufart, 1797. 12mo. Two volumes, similarly bound in attractive 19th Century full brown calf with gilt ruling and florets, gilt spines with morocco labels, marbled endsheets, edges tinted ochre color, gilt hatching on all edges of calf. Tome 1, 192pp., Tome II, 186pp. With 18 superb full-page engraved... (Item #3851)
Price: $650.00
[La Fontaine Fables] Fables, Choises, Mises en Vers, par la Fontaine. Jean de La Fontaine.
[Binding, Fine- Stikeman] The Women of the Court of Louis the XV
Boston: The Club of Odd Volumes, 1892. First edition. Thick quarto. Magnificently bound by Stikeman (with binder's gilt palet in rear dentelle) in full, reich and sumptuous navy blue morocco with bold gilt-tooled leaf and stem pattern, concentric rectilinear ruling and eight onlaid red blossoms on each cover; spine with... (Item #3849)
Price: $2,250.00
[Binding, Fine- Stikeman] The Women of the Court of Louis the XV. Imbert de Saint-Amand.
[Vienna Secession] Geschichte der Modernen Kunst; Oesterreichische Kunst
Leipzig: E. A. Seemann, 1902. First edition. 4to. Two volumes. Original flexible gray linen over card. Each volume with exquisite Secessionist/Jugendstil style border motifs in red, stamped in gilt on front covers. Fully illustrated throughout in black and white. Some slight wear to fragile covers, internally very good with some... (Item #3848)
Price: $350.00
[Vienna Secession] Geschichte der Modernen Kunst; Oesterreichische Kunst. Ludwig Hevesi.
[Barbier, Georges- Original Gouache Watercolor]
Offered here is a nice octavo size gouche watercolor of classic woman looking at herself in a tambourine-shaped mirror, measuring 10 x 8 inches and executed on brown card paper, signed lower left, G. Barbier. Attractive composition with Barbier's popular flowing garment designs, delicate line and subtle coloration. Provenance: Drouot... (Item #3847)
Price: $1,750.00
[Barbier, Georges- Original Gouache Watercolor]
[Caroll, Lewis- Double ForedgePainting] Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There
London: Macmillan and Co. 1887. Superbly bound in full crushed red morocco (modern) with small gilt impressed cover illustration in center on both covers, gilt spines. A marvelous double fore-edge, with two longitudinal paintings visible in both directions (but hidden when the pages are un-flanged), depticting two illustrations in the... (Item #3846)
Price: $2,250.00
[Caroll, Lewis- Double ForedgePainting] Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There. Lewis Carroll.
[Binding, Fine- Guild of Women Binders Monumental Highpoint- Pictured in "Bindings of Tomorrow, Bound by Helen Schofield] More English Fairy Tales
London: J. D. Batten, 1894. First edition. Exquisite and precocious binding, thoroughly stunning in every way, fully designed and executed by Helen Schofield, the Guild of Women Binders in gorgeous full red sumptous morocco with stunning sytlized butterfly designs in "198 green and yellow inlays," [per Anstruther, see below], the... (Item #3845)
Price: $12,500.00
[Binding, Fine- Guild of Women Binders Monumental Highpoint- Pictured in "Bindings of Tomorrow, Bound by Helen Schofield] More English Fairy Tales. Joseph Jacobs.
ALS- Pickersgill, Henry William [Three letters and his pamphlet catalogue of "The remaining Works"
A small grouping of three letters by Henry William Pickersgill, (1782-1875), celebrated English painter, A Royal Academician for nearly fifty years, and painted portraits many of most of the more prominent figures of his time. 1) on thick bordered (black) mourning stationary, to "Lacasta." 2pp, folded. "14 Shafford Place, 9... (Item #3842)
Price: $450.00
ALS- Pickersgill, Henry William [Three letters and his pamphlet catalogue of "The remaining Works"
ALS- Poynter, Sir Edward J. [Five Letters]
A small archive of five letters dating from 1877-1901 from the renowned Englsh painter, designer and draughtsman, Sir Edward John Poynter (1836-1919): 1) to "her royal highness [Princess Louise] 4pp, on Poynter's embossed stationary, "Sat, Feb. 17, '77," regarding the diffiuculty in finding a room comfortable enough for her in... (Item #3841)
Price: $550.00
ALS- Poynter, Sir Edward J. [Five Letters]
ALS- Eastlake, Charles
One page letter on one face (lacks blank rear) in thrid person, by the celebrated furniture designer and innovator, Charles Eastlake, to F. Fitzroy. "Sir Chas. Eastlake presents his compliments to Mr. Gye (sp?) and is exceedingly obliged to him for the favour of the box from the perfromance of... (Item #3839)
Price: $150.00
ALS- Eastlake, Charles
ALS- Gilbert, John
3pp on folded sheet, letter from John Gilbert, (1817-1897) celebrated English artist, illustrator and engraver, best known for his woodcuts. "Blackheath, 24th Oct., '67. My dear Bricknell, I was thinking of starting off after breakfast to see if you had returned home again- ... I should like to see you... (Item #3838)
Price: $450.00
ALS- Gilbert, John
ALS- Hunt, William Holman
2+ pages on folded sheet, "July 15, 1862, Dear Sir, I have to confess my sincere thanks to you for your kindness in answering my last not and in make such liberal arrangements to assist me in my attempt to procure a syringe. I, at once, on receipt of your... (Item #3837)
Price: $350.00
ALS- Hunt, William Holman
ALS- Stirling, James Hutchison
Three page letter on folded sheet by James Hutchison Stirling (J.H. Stirling) (1820-1909, Scottish philosoper and Hegel scholar, dated Aug 5, 02, to "My dear Patrick, I enclose you a letter.. to read. The writer of it is Pronotto Loll Len, nephew of the great Keshab, a strong desiciple of... (Item #3836)
Price: $125.00
ALS- Stirling, James Hutchison
ALS- Paton, Noel S.
Four pages, on mourning statiionary "33 George Square, Edinburgh, Feb 10th, 1868. " from Noel J. Paton, (1821-1901), renowned Scottish artist, illustrator and sculptor who turned down an invitation from Millais to join the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, but remained closely allied to the PRB. Interesting letter to George MacFarlane (?), My... (Item #3835)
Price: $325.00
ALS- Paton, Noel S.
ALS- Keene, Charles S.
One page letter by Charles S. Keene, 1823-1891, prolific English artist and illustrator, said to be one of the foremost English illustrators in black and white. "239 King's Road, Chelsea, Dear Boutcher, I was sorry I could not show up on Sunday but I had several engagements... I've been so... (Item #3834)
Price: $225.00
ALS- Keene, Charles S.
ALS- Mulready [with vignette drawing]
One page note, appears extracted or cut down, by William Mulready, (1786-1863) Irish painter known for his rural scenes, dated at bottom, 1847. A note (or letter) to printer or engraver, it seem. "The picture is very much better than it was. The changes made about the chais are very... (Item #3833)
Price: $350.00
ALS- Mulready [with vignette drawing]
ALS- Cruickshank, Frederick
3pp letter by Frederick Cruickshank, miniature painter, in elegant script. "Businnes is flat enough with me. I have been painting a few little figures, but find it easier to paint them than to sell them- I only know of Houghton and Hogarth and each of these has bought two or... (Item #3832)
Price: $175.00
ALS- Cruickshank, Frederick
ALS- Fildes, Luke
4pp letter from Luke Fildes,(1843-1927) renowned English painter, a leader of the social realist movement. "Venice, 30th Nov. 1900, My dear Murray, So sorry I cannot avail myself of your kind invitation to dine on the 6th of next month. It would have been a great pleasure but my address... (Item #3831)
Price: $175.00
ALS- Fildes, Luke
ALS- Paton, J. Noel
Two pages, "33 George Square," from Noel J. Paton, (1821-1901), renowned Scottish artist, illustrator and sculptor who turned down an invitation from Millais to join the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, but remained closely allied to the PRB. To W. D.. Clark, "In the act of writing to accept your very kind invitation..... (Item #3830)
Price: $325.00
ALS- Paton, J. Noel
ALS- Stanhope, J. Roddam S.
One page letter from Spencer Stanhope, English artist associated with Edward Burne-Jones and G. F. Watts, to "Clifford," from Villa Giglione. Inviting him and his sister for a visit, "but I must tell you that we are living in rather a rough way as we are here for such a.... (Item #3829)
Price: $175.00
ALS- Stanhope, J. Roddam S.


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