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Catalog 22: Pre-Raphaeilites, 1890's, Victorian Illustration (133 items)
Catalog 22: Pre-Raphaeilites, 1890's, Victorian Illustration (133 items)

(Pictured to left: Binding designed by Douglas Cockerell). Offered here is a subset of Catalog 21 featuring Pre-Raphaelite poets and artists, 1890's belles lettres including poetry and illustration, press books of the late 19th century, and Victorian illustration, decorative bindings, poetry and design.

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[Shakespeare Head Press] Of Aucassin and Nicolette
London: Chatto and Windus, The Shakespeare Head Press, 1925. First Thus. Wavy grain morocco, gilt spine. Full-page illustrations and line drawing by PAUL WOODROFFE. Engraved by Clemence Housman. Corners sl. chipped, top of spine sl. worn, spine evenly faded, else very good. (Item #204)
Price: $190.00
[Shakespeare Head Press] Of Aucassin and Nicolette
Day and Night Songs
London: G. Philip & Sons, 1884. First edition thus. Blue cloth with superb sunrise design and lettering in gold on cover, gilt spine and rear design emblem. Head and tailpieces, initials throughout. Covers sl. wear, else very good. Scarce. (Item #255)
Price: $350.00
Day and Night Songs. William Allingham.
[Seven Acres Press] Cantalena de Sancta Maria
Long Crendon: The Seven Acres Press, 1926. First edition. 8vo. Bound with ornate paper covered boards, vellum spine. Woodcut title, vignettes and illustrations by Loyd Haberly. Beautiful book. Fine. (Item #215)
Price: $170.00
[Seven Acres Press] Cantalena de Sancta Maria. Johan Awdlay.
[Copeland and Day] Songs of Exile
Boston: Copeland and Day, 1896. First edition. 12mo. Original drab boards, printed paper labels on cover and spine. Rubricated title page. Near fine. Quite scarce. (Item #251)
Price: $95.00
[Copeland and Day] Songs of Exile. Herbert Bates.
The Works of Max Beerbohm
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896. First edition. 12mo. Brown cloth with famed cover design by Margaret Armstrong consisting of stylized butterflies/bow-ties, gold lamps and vines stamped in bright gold and white. Superb copy without the usual foxing almost always found with this title. Cover gilt is bold and bright... (Item #167)
Price: $375.00
The Works of Max Beerbohm. Max Beerbohm.
Songs of Experience
New York: Minton, Balch and Co. 1927. First edition thus. 4to. Black cloth with silver lettering on spine. In original color pictorial dust wrapper. Facsimile of Blake's celebrated book, printed on fragile Japan Vellum in colors. About fine. (Item #301)
Price: $150.00
Songs of Experience. William Blake.
[Way & Williams- First Title of Press] Volunteer Grain
Chicago: Way and Williams, 1895. First edition. 8vo. Original dark green silk cloth, gilt borders and lettering. "One hundred and sixty copies printed from type, of which one hundred and fifty are for sale." Rubricated title pageThe first book of the celebrated firm of Way and Williams. Spine slightly sunned... (Item #207)
Price: $375.00
[Way & Williams- First Title of Press] Volunteer Grain. Francis F. Browne.
Last Poems
London: Chapman and Hall, 1862. First edition. 8vo. Original blind-stamped blue cloth. Covers with wear, rear hinge cracked. Scarce. (Item #311)
Price: $285.00
Last Poems. Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
Christmas-Eve and Easter Day
London: Chapman & Hall, 1850. First edition. 12mo. Green gilt cloth. Half-title present. Covers sl. worn, internally clean and bright. Variant binding not in Colbeck. (Item #230)
Price: $250.00
Christmas-Eve and Easter Day. Robert Browning.
[Blue Sky Press] Verses
Chicago: The Blue Sky Press, 1901. First edition. 12mo. Original gray paper covered boards with cover design in blue, red lettering cover and spine. #216 out of 250 copies printed and initialed "L" for Langworthy, the designer on Ruisdael hand-made paper. Ends of boards sl. discolored, overall a presentable copy... (Item #256)
Price: $95.00
[Blue Sky Press] Verses. Bessie Chandler.
The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray and Beattie
New York: Turner and Hayden, 1844. First printing. 12mo. Original brown cloth with elaborate gilt designs both covers and spine. A.E.G. Bright copy of an early decorative cloth binding. (Item #142)
Price: $125.00
The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray and Beattie. Gray and Beattie Collins.
Poems
London and Chicago: Elkin Mathews; Copeland and Day, 1894. Second edition. 8vo. Original gray paper covered boards with circular gilt motif on cover and spine. Illustrated title page (orange) and woodcut frontispiece by LAURENCE HOUSMAN. Elkin Mathews catalog for January, 1894 appears at end of book. Some light cover wear, very good. (Item #263)
Price: $150.00
Poems. Elkin Mathews; Laurence Housman Illus Copeland and Day, Francis Thompson.
Sister-Songs; An Offering to Two Sisters
London and Boston: John Lane; Copeland and Day, 1895. First edition. 8vo. Original brown cloth with celebrated leaf pattern on cover and spine in gilt. Orange decorated title page, superb frontispiece illustration by LAURENCE HOUSMAN. First edition becoming scarce. Very good. Kraus 27. (Item #237)
Price: $175.00
Sister-Songs; An Offering to Two Sisters. Copeland and Day, Francis Thomson.
[Crane, Thomas] Abroad
London: Marcus Ward & Co. 1882. First edition. 4to. Color pictorial paper covered boards, illustrated endpapers. Superb color illustrations every page by THOMAS CRANE, Walter Crane's elder brother and the art director at Marcus Ward. Corners and sides of boards rubbed, internally near fine. (Item #271)
Price: $175.00
[Crane, Thomas] Abroad. Thomas Crane, Ellen Houghton.
The Children's Poetry Book. Being A Selection o Narrative Poetry for the Young
London: George Routledge and Sons, 1869. First edition. 12mo. Original blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt design and lettering from cover and spine. 16 full-page super color plates, 54 illustrations in the text, all by THOMAS DALZIEL, engraved by Dalziel Brothers. 432pp with 8pp ads at back. Poetry, some contemporary, by... (Item #246)
Price: $175.00
The Children's Poetry Book. Being A Selection o Narrative Poetry for the Young. Thomas Illus Dalziel.
[Edgeworth, Maria] Harrington, and Ormond, Tales
London: R. Hunter; Baldwin, Cradock and Joy Publishers, 1817. Second edition. 8vo. Three Volumes. Original or contemporary boards, cloth-backed with printed paper labels on each spine. The scarce 'second edition' so-stated, with 'corrections' published in the same year as the first edition. Labels well chipped, covers show wear. Internally, all... (Item #168)
Price: $375.00
[Edgeworth, Maria] Harrington, and Ormond, Tales. Maria Edgeworth.
[Blue Sky Press] The Harper and the King's Horse
Chicago: The Blue Sky Press, 1905. First edition. 4to. Brown paper covered boards, bold white lettering on cover, red cloth spine. Designs by Thomas Wood Stevens and illustrations by Sarah K. Smith. Fine. (Item #300)
Price: $95.00
[Blue Sky Press] The Harper and the King's Horse. Payne Erskine.
[Leighton, John; Birket Foster Illus] The Shipwreck
Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1858. First edition thus. 8vo. Blue cloth with striking gilt design stamped on front covers and spine by John Leighton. Illustrated throughout by Birket Foster. A.E.G. Corners bumped, some wear to top of spine. More brilliant gold presence than usually seen for this book. About... (Item #151)
Price: $325.00
[Leighton, John; Birket Foster Illus] The Shipwreck. William Falconer.
[Elkin Mathews] Some Poems of Lionel Johnson
London: Elkin Matthews, 1912. First edition thus. Small 8vo. Gray gilt cloth. 78pp. Stamp of Ford Library. Very good. (Item #252)
Price: $40.00
[Elkin Mathews] Some Poems of Lionel Johnson. Louise Imogen Guiney.
The Shepherd Lady
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1876. First edition. 8vo. Original olive green cloth with black embossed design and gilt lettering on cover and spine. Four wood-engraved illustrations by ARTHUR HUGHES, 15 other illustrations, whole and half-page by Darley, Shepherd, Hallock, etc. AEG. Corners very slightly worn, a fine copy of a beautiful book. (Item #217)
Price: $350.00
The Shepherd Lady. Arthur Hughes, Illus. etc., Jean Ingelow.
English Sacred Poetry of The Olden Time
London: The Religious Tract Society, 1864. First edition. 4to. Original ornate gilt cloth with superb and intricate patterns, on both covers and spine by John Leighton. Vignettes, devices, and full-page woodcut illustrations throughout by Noel Humphreys, G. Du Maurier, J.W. North, John Tenniel and others. Covers show usual wear, overall... (Item #305)
Price: $165.00
English Sacred Poetry of The Olden Time. Du Maurier Humphreys, etc., Tenniel, North, Rev. L. B. White.
Reineke Fuchs (Reynard the Fox)
kaulbach, german. Suttgart and Tobingen: J.B. Gotta, 1846. First edition. Thick folio. Original brown leather binding with lavish gold illustrated cover and spine, designs and details. 36 superb engravings by Wilhelm Von Kaulbach. 257pp. Slight wear to edges and corners, occasional foxing and light discoloration otherwise a very good copy... (Item #7)
Price: $2,250.00
Reineke Fuchs (Reynard the Fox). Wilhelm von Illus Kaulbach, Johann Wolfgang Goethe.
[Elkin Mathews Imprint, Limited to 100 Copies] Prose Fancies
London: Elkin Mathews and John Lane, 1894. First edition. 4to. Original drab paper-covered boards, paper label on spine. Limited to 100 Copies on Handmade Paper. Corners bumped, spine a little worn, flies foxed, else near fine internally, clean and bright. Very scarce Elkin Mathews imprint. (Item #191)
Price: $175.00
[Elkin Mathews Imprint, Limited to 100 Copies] Prose Fancies. Richard Le Gallienne.
[Elkin Mathews] The Religion of a Literary Man
London: Elkin Mathews and John Lane, 1893. First edition. 4to. Original brown decorated cloth. Large Paper, Limited to 250 Copies. Printed on high quality handmade paper. Extensive Elkin Mathews list at end. Very good, tight copy. (Item #344)
Price: $160.00
[Elkin Mathews] The Religion of a Literary Man. Richard Le Gallienne.
Alexandra: A Gift Book to the Alexandra Orphanage for Infants, Hornsey Rise
London: James Clarke & James Nisbet Company, [ca. 1860]. First edition. 8vo. Blue cloth with superb gilt design on cover, black-stamped decorative borders by John Leighton. Color title page, photographic frontispiece and woodcut illustrations throughout by Leighton, Harrison Weir and others. Some cover wear and a little foxing internally, else... (Item #149)
Price: $175.00
Alexandra: A Gift Book to the Alexandra Orphanage for Infants, Hornsey Rise. John Leighton, etc., Weir, Thomas Archer.


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