Newtown: Bird & Bull, 2001. 8vo, handsomely bound in green silk cloth with rust morocco spine and green leather spine label; black cloth slipcase. (Newtown): San Serriffe Publishing (i.e. Bird & Bull), 2001. Limited First Edition - Number 9 of only 200 copies. Contains mounted color photographs, a fold-out broadside & 3 woodcut illustrations by Wesley Bates. Lacking the airmail "letter" from Theodore Bachaus, but otherwise fine.
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Chicago: Jansen, 1885. Extra-illustrated with engraved portraits throughout, 201pp., 8vo, 3/4 morocco, gilt-dec. raised bands, t.e.g. Chicago: Jansen, 1885. Very Good. Limited Edition, one of only 350 numbered copies. A history of great books and their collectors.
Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1972. Profusely illustrated with black and white 296pp. 4to, blue cloth (spine ends lightly bumped) dust wrapper (surface rubbing to wrapper). Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1972. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
New York: Coumbia Univ. 1956. 50pp. pictorial wrappers (one signature loose). New York: Columbia University, January- March, 1956.
Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1987. Illustrated. 83pp., thin 4to, pictorial wrappers. Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1987. A fine copy.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1955. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. chipped, back cover of cloth soiled. Urbana; University of Illinois Press, 1955.
Cleveland: Burows Brotheres, 1895. Text throughout printed in black & red, some pages within highly decorative borders. , 131 pages, 8vo, linen- backed blue holland boards, pictorially stamped in black & red. Cleveland: Burrows Brothers, 1895. First edition. Bradley's masterpiece of American Art Nouveau book design. Number 8 of 40 copies on Japan Paper. Enclosed are 3 portraits of Blackmore & Bradley, on Japan Paper and each numbered 8. Bookplate.
London: Elkin Matthews, 1895. Pictured by Louis Fairfax Muckley, with drawings by James Linton. 8vo, gray-green cloth elaborately stamped in dark gray in art nouveau style. London: Elkin Mathews, 1895. First English edition.
New York: Morgan Library, 1966. An Exhibition of Books and Ephemera. With a Commentary by Joseph Blumenthal. Thin 4to. N.Y.: Morgan Library, 1966. First Edition. Presentation copy from Blumenthal.
Worcester: American Antiquarian Society, 1958. Illustrated in black & white. 185pp. 8vo, blue cloth, dust wrapper (some soiling to surface). Worcester: American Antiquarian Society, 1958. Limited edition of 1000. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: Christie's, 2000. Three volumes. Extensively illustrated. Large 8vo, stiff, pictorial wrappers. London: Christie's, 2000. A fine set. Part I: Medieval Renaissance Manuscripts. July 11, 2000. Part II: Early Continental Books. Jully 11, 2000. Part III: English Literature and Manuscripts, Travel Books. July 12 and 13, 2000.
New York: Christie's, 2001. 2 volumes. Extensively illustrated. 448pp. and 230pp., 4to, grey cloth, d.w. New York: Christie's, 2001. A fine set in near fine dust wrappers. Includes auction results for both parts. Part 1, Monday April 23, 2001. Part 2, Tuesday April 24, 2001.
Los Angeles: Cotsen Occasional Press, 2000. Illustrated throughout in color. 90pp. Slim 4to, stiff pictorial wrappers. Los Angeles: Cotsen Occasional Press, (2000). A near fine copy of a scarce book.
New York: Colophon, 1930. Illustrated. Tall 8vo, decorative boards; lower corners slightly bumped. New York: The Colophon, December, 1930. A very good (+) copy.
London: The British Library, 1978. Illustrated in black and white. 136 pages, wide 8vo, pictorial wrappers. London: The British Library, (1978). A near fine copy.
New York: Scarecrow Press, 1958. 279 pages, black and white illustrations, small 8vo, green cloth. New York: Scarecrow Press, 1958. Near fine.
New York: Christie's, 2008. Illustrated in color. 262pp., 4to, red cloth. New York: Christie's, March-April, 2008. Fine. Fine copy of this auction catalogue. Price list included.
New York: Christie, Manson & Woods, 1987. 7 volumes, including index. Extensively illustrated. 4to, gilt decorated blue cloth, a.e.g. New York: Christie, Manson & Woods International, 1987-1989. A fine set. One of 100 copies with gilt edges. Part I: Fifteenth Century Books including American, Literature and Fine Bindings including The Gutenberg Bible; Part II: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts; Part III: Printed Books and Manuscripts including Western Americana; Part IV: Printed Books and Manuscripts including Early Printing, Literature and Fine Bindings;...
New York: Carol Southern Books, 1995. Beautifully and profusely illustrated. 248pp., 4to, cloth. New York: Carol Southern Books, 1995. A near fine copy in a very good dust jacket.
Newtown: Bird & Bull, 1984. 8vo, decorative paper boards; black morocco spine. Newtown: Bird & Bull Press & Minneapolis: Daedalus Press, 1984. No. 11 of 325 copies, with a separate portfolio containing facsimiles on different papers. Both book & portfolio in publisher's boards slipcase.
London: Maggs Bros, 1999. Profusely illustrated with color photography of beautiful books and bindings. 278 pages, 4to, black pictorial wrappers. London: Published for the Wormsley Library by Maggs Bros Ltd. 1999. A near fine copy.
Antiquarian Bookseller's Association of America, 1994. Poster. 21" x 13". Poster advertising the 18th Annual International Antiquarian Boston Book Fair that was held in November 1994. Image at the top of cat reading a book by Edward Gorey.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1972. Illustrated (b/w). 461 pages. 4to., red cloth, dust wrapper showing light edge wear and one small tear. London: Chatto and Windus, 1972. A near fine copy in a very good wrapper.
New York: Grolier Club, 1999. 23 illustration, most printed from the original plates, this includes one that is hand colored, and 4 tipped-in book plates. Brief essay by Kit Currie. 61pp., 12mo, cloth-backed decorative blue boards with gilt front-cover design, slipcase; with 7 engraved plates in separate folding portfolio. New York: The Grolier Club of New York, (1999). A fine copy in a fine slipcase. Number 9 of 40 numbered copies, signed by the author, with additional tipped-in bookplate and hand-colored cut.
New Hampshire: David R. Godine, 2004. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. 110 pages, 4to, navy blue cloth with gilt stamping, dust wrapper. New Hampshire: David R. Godine, (2004). A fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Revised and enlarged edition.