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Catalog 23: New Arrivals
Catalog 23: New Arrivals

200 newly acquired items, first time catalogued from all categories including Children's and Illustrated, Fine Bindings, 1890's Press Books, Pre-Raphaelites and more

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[Presentation Copy] The Choir Invisible
Chicago: Way and Williams, 1897. First edition. Green cloth with superb gilt and black stamped design of stylized trees on both covers. Presenation Copy: "To Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Barnes with the writer's lov. December, 1897." Cover and title-page signed with the mark of Frank Hazenplug. TEG. Top/bottom of... (Item #457)
Price: $150.00
[Presentation Copy] The Choir Invisible. Mary Adams.
[Chapbook] The Poetical Present
Worcester: J. Grout, Jr. n.d. (ca 1830). First edition. 12mo. Printed wrappers. Chapbook with yellow wrappers and 24pp. 10 woodcuts, many whole-page. Very good. (Item #431)
Price: $125.00
[Chapbook] The Poetical Present. anon.
[Jugendstil] Munchen Kalender fur das Jahr 1886
Munchen: Central Vereins fur Kirchenbau, 1886. First edition. Thin quarto. Color pictorial wrappers. Superb color illustrations throughout by an un-named artist (O.H.). Very good. (Item #375)
Price: $175.00
[Jugendstil] Munchen Kalender fur das Jahr 1886. anon.
[Smith, Jessie Willcox] The Printing Art Sample Book
Cambridge: University Press, 1911. First printing. Large quarto. Original printed card wrappers. Scarce sample book with many examples of paper, advertising promos, among them a very early reproduction of a Jessie Willcox Smith image, "Little Drops of Water" which first appeared in print the previous year in the 1910 Women's... (Item #474)
Price: $175.00
[Smith, Jessie Willcox] The Printing Art Sample Book. anon.
[Kronheim Illus] The Sweet Story of Old
London: The Religious Tract Society, 1861. First edition. 12mo. Original publisher's blue cloth with ornate blindstamped decoration and central gilt-stamped design cover and spine. 164pp. Wooduct illustrations throughout including three full-page colored illustrations engraved by Kronheim. Printed in large type. Nice tight, very good. (Item #417)
Price: $175.00
[Kronheim Illus] The Sweet Story of Old. anon.
[Leadenhall Press] Deborah Dent and Her Donkey
London: Field & Tuer, The Leadenhall Press, 1887. First edition thus. Color pictorial wrappers with had-colored illustration on cover. 10 hand-colored woodcut illustrations from the original Dean and Munday (1823) edition. Corner chipped, sl. wear, else very good. Scarce Leadenhall Press title. (Item #531)
Price: $150.00
[Leadenhall Press] Deborah Dent and Her Donkey. anon.
[Mattisse, Bonnard, Klee and others] VERVE. Nos. 5-6, 7 & 8
London: A. Zwemmer, 1939-1940. First edition. Large folios. Offered here is a small collection of three Verve, comprising No 5-6 in one volume, No. 7 and No. 8 in separate volumes (3 in all). No. 5-6 scarce and sought after number with superb cover by Aristided Maillol and lithographs by... (Item #377)
Price: $1,500.00
[Mattisse, Bonnard, Klee and others] VERVE. Nos. 5-6, 7 & 8. anon.
[Millais, J. E.] Lilliput Levee: Poems of Childhood, Child-Fancy and Child-Like Moods
New York/London: Anson D.F. Randolph/Alexander Strahan, 1868. First thus. 12mo. Maroon gilt cloth. Scarce early book of poems with pre-raphaelite-style woodcut illustrations by J.E. Millais, G.F. Pinwell and others. Covers scuffed, some soiling, sl. loose in binding. (Item #362)
Price: $150.00
[Millais, J. E.] Lilliput Levee: Poems of Childhood, Child-Fancy and Child-Like Moods. anon.
[Jugendstil] Pips der Pilz, Ein Wald und Weihnachtsmarchen
Berlin: Hermann Klemm, 1920. 4to. Blue cloth spine, paper coverd boards with color pictorial insert on front cover. Eleven full page color plates, other whole and half page black and white illustrations all by Hans Laluschek. Very innovative images. Printed on acid paper which has accordingly darkened a bit with... (Item #517)
Price: $275.00
[Jugendstil] Pips der Pilz, Ein Wald und Weihnachtsmarchen. Gerdt von Bassewitz.
[de la Mare, Walter] Flora, A Book of Drawings
Philadelphia and London: Lippincott and Heinemann, 1919. First edition. Folio. Parchment style paper covered boards with pictorial illustration in line on cover. In original printed brown dust wrapper. 38 exquisite designs, 7 in full-color by Walter de la Mare. The precocious 12 year-old Bianco's first book. Near fine and partially unopened. (Item #382)
Price: $250.00
[de la Mare, Walter] Flora, A Book of Drawings. Pamela Bianco.
[Jugendstil] Schone Alte Kinderlieder. Ein deutsches Hausbuch. Mit Bildern von Adolf Johnssen.
Nuremburg: E. Nister, n.c. (ca. 1900). First edition. 4to. Original beige cloth with bold color stamped illustration and decorative border front cover, decorative endpapers. Color and black and white illustrations throughout by Adolf Johnssen. A few line drawings neatly colored in crayon, occasional soiling, but a good, tight copy. (Item #510)
Price: $175.00
[Jugendstil] Schone Alte Kinderlieder. Ein deutsches Hausbuch. Mit Bildern von Adolf Johnssen. Martin Boelitz.
[Children's] Young Maids & Old China
London: Marcus Ward & Co. n.d. (ca. 1888). First edition. Small 8vo. Color pictorial paper covered boards, cloth spine, illustrated endpapers. Superb color illustrations throughout by J.G. Sowerby. Printed on thick card stock.Corners bumped, else very good plus copy of a beautiful Victorian children's book. (Item #427)
Price: $185.00
[Children's] Young Maids & Old China. F. W. Bourdillon.
Greek Christian Poets and the English Poets
London: Chapman & Hall, 1863. First edition. Original green pebbled cloth, gilt spine. Very good or better copy. (Item #461)
Price: $250.00
Greek Christian Poets and the English Poets. Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
[Copeland and Day] Vivette, or The Momoirs of the Romance Association
Boston: Copeland and Day, 1897. First edition. Salmon embossed cloth with gilt lettering designed by Gelett Burgess. Endpapers illustrated comprising map of the town of Millamours designed by auther. Very good, tight copy. Kraus 74. (Item #540)
Price: $135.00
[Copeland and Day] Vivette, or The Momoirs of the Romance Association. Gelett Burgess.
[Campbell, Eleanor] Dick and Jane, etc, Large Collection of Big Book Teacher Aides
Offered here is a large collection of elephant folio sized color illustrated teacher aides by Eleanor Campbel (ca 1950) made for teachers from three different portfolios: 1) "Judy, John and Jean, (20.5 x 20 inches), cards 1-9 inclusive, a total of 18 separate images; 2) "Our Big Book," (20.5 x.... (Item #447)
Price: $1,750.00
[Campbell, Eleanor] Dick and Jane, etc, Large Collection of Big Book Teacher Aides. Eleanor Campbell.
[Caspari, Gertrud] Mein Marchen-Bilderbuch
Leipzig: Alfred Hahns, ca 1920. First edition. 4to. Original color pictorial paper covered boards. New endpapers. Delightful color and tinted illustrations throughout by Gertrud Caspari. Corners bumped, else near fine. (Item #381)
Price: $375.00
[Caspari, Gertrud] Mein Marchen-Bilderbuch. Gertrud Caspari.
[Caspari, Gertrud] Anschauungs und Darstellungsbuch
Leipzig: Alfred Hahn's Verlag, 1909 (1911). Second edition. Large folio. Brown paper covered cloth (re-cased) with most of front cover and nearly all of rear cover preserved, new yellow laid-paper endpapers. Superb whole and half page illustrations in color by Gertrud Caspari throughout. A true classic. Internally shows wear with... (Item #372)
Price: $285.00
[Caspari, Gertrud] Anschauungs und Darstellungsbuch. Gertrud Caspari.
[Caspari, Gertrud] Kinderhumor fur Auge und Ohr
Leipzig: Alfred Hahns, 1906. First edition. 4to. Color pictorial paper covered boards, red cloth spine, decorative endpapers. Illustrations every page in color by Gertrud and Walther Caspari. A true classic. Coerners bumped and sl. worn, rear endpaper with tear, sl. weak in case, but a very good and clean copy. (Item #465)
Price: $425.00
[Caspari, Gertrud] Kinderhumor fur Auge und Ohr. Gertrud und Walther Caspari.
[Leighton, John, Binding] Moral Emblems with Aphorisms, Adages and Proverbs
London: Longmans, Green, Reader and Dyer, 1865. Third edition. Quarto. Original brown cloth with bold gilt and blback stamped/embossed cover design by John Leighton. Fully illustrated with woodcut illustrations, vignettes, borders and embellishments by Leighton. T.E.G. Brilliant copy, near fine. (Item #400)
Price: $175.00
[Leighton, John, Binding] Moral Emblems with Aphorisms, Adages and Proverbs. Jacob Cats, Robert Farlie.
[Elkin Mathews] A Little Child's Wreath
London: Elkin Mathews and John Lane, 1894. First edition. Green buckram with gilt wreath design front cover. Vignette on title page. Book of poetry. Very good. (Item #458)
Price: $85.00
[Elkin Mathews] A Little Child's Wreath. Elizabeth Rachel Chapman.
[Spooner, M. Dibdin Illus] The Golden Staircase; Poetry for the Four, Five and Six Year Old
London: T.C.& E. C. Jack, n.d. (ca 1920). First edition. Brown paper covered boards with color cover insert. Four full page color illustrations by M. Dibdin Spooner. Sl. wear to covers, very good. (Item #469)
Price: $65.00
[Spooner, M. Dibdin Illus] The Golden Staircase; Poetry for the Four, Five and Six Year Old. Louey Chishom.
[Binding, Fine] John Leighton: Poems By Eliza Cook
London: Routledge, Warne, & Routledge, 1861. First edition. 4to. Publisher's gilt blue cloth with bold embossed design both covers and spine by John Leighton. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts by Gilbert, Watson, Weir and others. Corners considerably worn, extr. spine and edges show wear. Rear endpaper starting to crack. Occasional foxing. AEG. (Item #450)
Price: $150.00
[Binding, Fine] John Leighton: Poems By Eliza Cook. Eliza Cook.
[Cruikshank, George] Presentation Copy: Phrenological Illustrations
London: George Cruikshank, Sold by J. Robins and Co. 1826. First edition, first issue. Oblong folio. Original printed boards with cover illustration, thin calf spine. PRESENTATION COPY: "W. Blackwood Esq. with the Complm. Geo. Cruikshank" signed boldly along the top of the front cover (across 15 inches). 16pp, six full... (Item #486)
Price: $1,100.00
[Cruikshank, George] Presentation Copy: Phrenological Illustrations. George Cruikshank.
[Wiener Werkstatte] Ausstellung Der Wiener Secession. Oktober, November, 1919
Wien: A. Berger, 1919. First edition. Printed wrappers with superb cover illustration by Wilhelm Dachauer in iconic Vienese Secession style. Rare exhibition booklet showing early work in photo and lithographic reprodcution of many of the secessionists. Very good. Most scarce. (Item #535)
Price: $225.00
[Wiener Werkstatte] Ausstellung Der Wiener Secession. Oktober, November, 1919. Wilhelm Dachauer.
A Walk in the City
New York: The Viking Press, 1950. First edition. Orange printed cloth. In the original color pictorial dust wrapper. Wrapper very good. Book is fine. (Item #475)
Price: $125.00
A Walk in the City. Rosemary and Richard Dawson.


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