Newtown: Bird & Bull, 2007. Illus., 4to, blue silk cloth with red leather spine; round pictorial label. Newtown: Bird & Bull, 2007. Limited Edition. Contains 2 leaves fro Loubat's 1878 "Medallic History, and roundels based on the Jacquemart etchings in that volume. No. 101 of 150 copies. Prospectus enclosed.
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Milan: Casa Editrice Ceschina, 1925. Illustrated throughout with 16 color plates, some embellished with gilt, depicting Italian medals, ribbons and uniforms. 123pp of text in Italian. Short thin 4to, grey cloth with inset color pictorial label (cloth is well-rubbed but sound; inner hinges strengthened). Milano: Casa Editrice Ceschina, 1925. Very good.
1930. Circular bronze medallion in high relief. Medallion measures 5" in diameter. This fine bronze medallion features a left-facing bust portrait of Christian Bäumler (1836-1933), a German cardiologist based in Frankfurt. Bäumler is depicted at the age of 70. Engraved text on the back reads "Viro Doctissimo Alumno suo atque sodali Artis Medicinae Investigatori Filio Frankoniae Illustrissimo Doctoris Nomine ante LXX Annos Appellato Piis Votis Congratulatur." Karl Dautert was an established German sculptor of portraits and medallions whose work was.....
1930. Circular bronze medallion in high relief. Medallion measures 9 cm in diameter. This fine bronze medallion features a left-facing bust portrait of Eduard Dietrich, a German doctor, at the age of 70. Hook repaired but otherwise in good condition. Engraved text on the back reads "Dem Verdienstvollen Forderer der Baderwissenschaft die Vlneoogische Gesellschaft in Berlin 10.Okt.1930." Karl Dautert was an established German sculptor of portraits and medallions whose work was often copied for stamps and other ephemera...
New York: The Jewish Museum, 1963. Introduction by Cecil Roth. Profusely illustrated in b/w. 143 pages. Short slim 4to, brown cloth, d.w. (New York): The Jewish Museum, (1963). A very good copy with light discoloration to prelims and light foxing to bottom edge of text block; in a very good dust wrapper, minor sunning and edgewear.
Paris: Societe de Propagation des Livres d'Art, 1897. 11 heliographs and many text illustrations. Slim 4to, 63 pages, green cloth backed marbled boards with the original printed wrappers bound in, gilt spine withtan leather spine label. Paris: Societe de Propagation des Livres d'Art, 1897. First Edition. Very good (+).
London: Paul Hamlyn, 1967. Photographs by Josef Fiala. Edited by Dermot Morrah. 195 illustrations, many in color. 316pp. 4to, gilt-stamped navy blue cloth, d.w. with a few small tears. London: Paul Hamlyn, (1967). History of orders and decorations from the Greeks & Romans, religious military orders, up to the 20th century. With the rubberstamps of a private library on the front flyleaf and last blank page.