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Catalog 21: Children's & Illustrated, Literature, Fine Bindings, 1890's & Press Books, Pre-Raphaelites, Original Art (312 items)
Catalog 21: Children's & Illustrated, Literature, Fine Bindings, 1890's & Press Books, Pre-Raphaelites, Original Art (312 items) (Pictured to left: illustration by Heinrich Lefler for Marchen Kalendar,1905) Catalog 21 offers a fine assortment of over 300 items featuring many new acquisitions including original artwork, inscribed books, rare and unusual first editions in the following areas: Children's and Illustrated, 19th and 20th Century Literature, Fine Bindings, Press Books, 1890's, Pre-Raphaelites, autograph letters. Of special interest: two watercolors by Jugendstil artist Heinrich Lefler proposed as sequel to famed Kling Klang Gloria; fine copy of "The Germ" (1850), seminal Pre-Raphaelite journal; Decorative Art of Leon Bakst, first edition; Illuminated manuscript by Henry John Stock, English Pre-Raphaelite artist, full book with... (read more)
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[Emmet, Rosina] Pretty Peggy and Other Ballads
London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington. n.d. (ca. 1880). First edition. 4to. Cloth backed color pictorial paper covered boards. Illustrations throughout in color by Rosina Emmet. Edges and corners chipped, very good internally. (Item #332)
Price: $175.00
[Emmet, Rosina] Pretty Peggy and Other Ballads
[Japanese Children's Book] "Otsukisama ('The Moon')"
Tokyo: 1954. 4to. Cloth backed color pictorial wrappers. Part of the "Kinder-Book" series. Superb color illustrations throughout. Very good. (Item #175)
Price: $150.00
[Japanese Children's Book] "Otsukisama ('The Moon')"
[Japanese Children's Book] "Rika no Tomo"
Tokyo: n.d. ca. 1950. 12mo. Color printed wrappers. Charming Japanese children's book, some soiling to covers, internally very good. (Item #172)
Price: $125.00
[Japanese Children's Book] "Rika no Tomo"
[Japanese Children's Book] Untitled
4to. Color illustrated wrappers. Front cover depicts bear, chipmunk and chirping birds around a 'clock' house. Superb color illustrations throughout, including many anthropomorphic renderings. Spine chipped, a few pages with tears, otherwise very good. (Item #176)
Price: $150.00
[Japanese Children's Book] Untitled
[Japanese Children's Book] Untitled
ca. 1950. 8vo. Color illustrated wrappers. Superb anthropomorphic illustrations in color throughout. Spine sl. chipped, else near fine. (Item #180)
Price: $150.00
[Japanese Children's Book] Untitled
[Japanese Children's Book] "Toyotomi Hideyoshi ('True Samarai Story')"
Tokyo: ca 1950. 8vo. Color illustrated wrappers. Color illustrations throughout, superbly depicting early battle scenes and decorative apparel. Fine. (Item #177)
Price: $125.00
[Japanese Children's Book] "Toyotomi Hideyoshi ('True Samarai Story')"
[Lefler, Heinrich] Ein Schillerbuch, Der Jugend Wiens
Wien: Gerlach and Wiedling, ca. 1910. First edition. 12mo. Original light blue illustrated cloth. Scarce and little known Wiener publications with illustrations and design elements throughout by HEINRICH LEFLER AND JOSEPH URBAN. Very good. (Item #210)
Price: $225.00
[Lefler, Heinrich] Ein Schillerbuch, Der Jugend Wiens
The Little Artist
Philadelphia: Janentzky and Co. [ca. 1882]. 12mo, blue pictorial wrappers. Four full-page printed color plates with identical un-colored template opposite each for the child to paint. This copy has all four paintings executed to a high degree of accomplishment (very nearly matching color schemes). Very good and scarce. (Item #135)
Price: $125.00
The Little Artist
Little Blossoms
New York: White, Stokes and Allen, 1885. First edition. 4to. Color pictorial glazed paper covered boards, cloth spine. Decorative endpapers. Fully illustrated throughout in full and half page color, others in tint. Some cover wear, very good. (Item #278)
Price: $125.00
Little Blossoms
[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
[ABC] och Lasebok
Stockholm: L.De Vylders, 1832. 12mo. Printed at end: Samuel Rumstedt, 1832 (at end). Polished tan cloth spine with gilt ruling and titling, marbled paper covered boards. Eight full-page color plates consisting of animals and objects delineating the ABC's. 140pp of text. Corners sl. bumped, else very good. (Item #162)
Price: $550.00
[ABC] och Lasebok. ABC.
[Ahrens, Ellen Wetherald] Jo's Boys And How They Turned Out
Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 1921. 8vo. Green pictorial cloth. Full-page illustrations by Ellen Wetherald Ahrens in Brandywine vein. Rear cover with water damage, else very good. (Item #254)
Price: $40.00
[Ahrens, Ellen Wetherald] Jo's Boys And How They Turned Out. Louisa May Alcott.
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.
[Beskow, Elsa] Daumelischen
Munchen: Georg Dietrich, ca. 1920. First edition. 4to. Color pictorial paper covered boards. Superb illustrations in color throughout by ELSA BESKOW. Book 5 in the Kunstler Bilderbucher Series. Covers show wear, corners and edges chipped, some soiling and lacks front free fly, still a nice copy internally of a delightful Jugendstil book. (Item #275)
Price: $325.00
[Beskow, Elsa] Daumelischen. Hans Christian Andersen.
Tolv Med Posten
Copenhagen: Andreasen and Lachmann, 1940. First edition. Folio. Beige cloth spine. Embossed paper cover. Tipped in facsimiles of original manuscripts and works by Anderson, along with beautiful illustrations by several Danish artists. Andersonís story, ìTwelve by the Mail,î is presented at the end, in several translations, including English. Limited edition... (Item #108)
Price: $225.00
Tolv Med Posten. Hans Christian Andersen.
[Arnoux, Guy- Illus] Tambours et Trompettes
Paris: Devambez, editeur. First edition. n.d. (ca. 1918). Huge folio (13 x 17 inches) suite of ten superbly colored full-page illustrations loose, as issued, and a full-color illustrated title page by note French illustrator Guy Arnoux. Original color pictorial folding covers with ribbon ties. Limited to 475 numbered copies (#218)... (Item #27)
Price: $2,500.00
[Arnoux, Guy- Illus] Tambours et Trompettes. Guy Illus Arnoux.
[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.
[Jugendstil] Buch Der Jugend
Wien and Leipzig: H. Heller, 1908. First edition. 8vo. Brown wrappers with cover and spine. design and lettering in black and red-brown. Superb Jugendstil title-page and frontispiece in line. (Item #183)
Price: $150.00
[Jugendstil] Buch Der Jugend. Hermann Bahr.
[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.
Klaus Burrmann, der Tierweltphotograph
Berlin: Gerhard Stalling, 1941. First edition. 8vo. Color illustrated paper covered boards, cloth spine. In original color illustrated dust wrapper (thick card paper) reproducing exactly cover illustrations. Five super full-page, several half-page color illustrations, other B&W illustrations, all by Fritz Beblo. Scarce with wrapper. Hinges reinforced, else very good. (Item #160)
Price: $150.00
Klaus Burrmann, der Tierweltphotograph. Fritz Morgenstern Beblo, Christian.
[Children's Book] Liebe Alte Kinderreime mit Schattenbildern
Mainz: Scholz, [1913]. First edition. Oblong 4to. Blue cloth spine, paper covered boards with delightful pictorial cover depicting a child feeding a line of swans. 16 pages of black and white blocked illustrations by Johanna Beckmann. Corners bumped, else very good. (Item #68)
Price: $225.00
[Children's Book] Liebe Alte Kinderreime mit Schattenbildern. Johanna Beckman.
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.
Lillebror's Segelfard
Stockholm: Albert Bonniers, n.d. (ca 1925). Quarter brown cloth, color pictorial cover and ten full-page color illustrations by Beskow. Music by Alice Tegner at end, as issued. Very good. Scarce imprint. (Item #57)
Price: $185.00
Lillebror's Segelfard. Elsa Beskow.
Poems by Goldsmith and Parnel
London: W. Bulmer; T. Printed for Cadell and W. Davies, 1804. First Octavo Edition. 8vo. Full patterned calf with understated gilt designs on corners, morocco labels on spine. Five plates and eight woodcut illustrations by John and Thomas Bewick. Superb quality in the plates. Corners bumped, some wear to covers... (Item #194)
Price: $450.00
Poems by Goldsmith and Parnel. John and Thomas Bewick, Oliver Goldsmith.
[Dalziel, Foster, Tenniel, etc.] The Grave, A Poem
Edinburgh: A.C. Black, 1858. First edition thus. 8vo. Original plum cloth with blind-sped and gilt front cover and spine by JOHN LEIGHTON. Woodcut illustrations throughout engraved by Edmund Evans and Dalziel Brothers by Birket Foster, John Tenniel, T. Dalziel and others. Near fine. (Item #212)
Price: $250.00
[Dalziel, Foster, Tenniel, etc.] The Grave, A Poem. Robert Blair.


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