Topic: Sets & Fine Bindings
New York: n.d. [ca. 1920].
Three small octavo volumes bound by hand for the publisher, per the copyright page, by A. Maurin in full scarlet English niger morocco leather with more
New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1908).
The Turk's Head Edition complete in 10 volumes here bound in attractive 3/4 dark green morocco leather with gilt rules and spines with four raised more
New York: Various publishers,
A collection of books by Bacheller, some signed and some first editions, all uniformly bound in 3/4 red morocco leather and marbled boards with gilt more
CHAUCER, Geoffrey; SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS
Oxford: Shakespeare Head Press, 1928,
The Shakespeare Head Chaucer, with Hand-Colored Drawings of the Canterbury Pilgrims, Taken from the Ellesmere Manuscript Handsomely Bound by Bayntun Rivière ca. 1940 [SHAKESPEARE HEAD more
London: Printed and Published by J. Robins & Co., 1819,
With the Very Rare First Issue of Volume I [CRUIKSHANK, George, illustrator]. The Humourist: A Collection of Entertaining Tales, Anecdoes, Repartees, Witty Sayings, Epigrams, Bon more
KEATS, John; COLVIN, Sidney
Great Britain: R & R Clark Ltd., 1924,
"A Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever" KEATS, John. The Poems of John Keats. Arranged in chronological order with a preface by Sidney Colvin. more
ROOSEVELT, Theodore (Teddy)
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1900.
This set consists of 15 small octavo (4-1/8" x 6-3/4") bound in half smooth calf leather with matching corners and gilt lettered and decorated spines more
Anderson, Hans Christian and Edmund Dulac (illustrator, signed)
Paris: [November, 1911]: H. Piazza,
Quarto. These tales were translated from Danish by L. Moland. Limited edition of only 500 on Japan paper beautifully illustrated with 28 color mounted plates more
New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1918.
Ten volumes handsomely bound in 3/4 black morocco and marbled boards; illustrated with many plates and engravings. The Documentary Edition consisting of 400 sets, this more
New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Knickerbocker Press, (1902).
The Collector's Camden Edition consisting of 9 (of 10) volumes in publisher's 3/4 dark green morocco leather with gilt-lettered and decorated spines, top edges gilt, more
SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe; COSWAY-STYLE BINDING; BAYNTUN-RIVIÈRE; FORMAN, Harry Buxton
London: Reeves and Turner, 1876,
The Best Edition of the Poetical and Prose Works of Shelley, in a Superb Cosway-Style Binding by Bayntun (Rivière) [COSWAY-STYLE BINDING]. SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe. The more
London: T. Longman, et al, 1796.
Twelve octavo volumes in contemporary dark calf leather gilt recently rebacked in lighter calf with red and black morocco spine labels; new endpapers. Essentially a more
(Binding, Vernis sans odeur)
Paris: Chez l'Editeur, Rue de Sorbonne, No. 4, 1800.
Engraved title-page with vignette, 12 engraved headpieces,  pp. account book (with entries for perte, gain, recette & dépense) and journal. 12mo (3-3/4 x 2-5/8 more
[possibly Bath: Bayntun-Rivière, 1940.
Each in full blue morocco hinged case. 6 vols. Wonderful collection of six Cosway-style portraits of literary luminaries: Wordsworth, Whittier, Longfellow, Burns, Bacon, and Ruskin, more
Leipzig: Karl W. Hiersemann, 1924.
First edition. , 33,  pp.; 24 plates (8 in color). 1 vols. Folio. Detailed description of 34 Islamic bookbindings, covering a wide chronological and more
Spenser, Edmund, Thomas J. Wise and Walter Crane
London; 1894-1897: George Allen, Ruskin House,
Quarto. In six volumes with original wrappers bound in. Limited to only 1000 copies on hand-made paper for the US and England. Volume one contains more
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1926.
First American Edition from English sheets. 64 plates, 4 in color. xvi, 178 pp. 1 vols. 4to. The standard work. First U.S. ed. (Appleton p.81; more
TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1898,
A Finely Bound Set of the Best Edition of Lord Tennyson's Works TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord. The Life and Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson. London: Macmillan more
London: Ward, Lock and Co., ,
A Very Rare Set of Anthony Trollope including The Macdermots of Ballycloran and The Kellys and the O'Kellys TROLLOPE, Anthony. [Works]. New Edition. London: Ward, more
WILDE, Oscar; STIKEMAN, binder
New York: Gabriel Wells, 1925,
The Writings of Oscar Wilde Handsomely Bound by Stikeman & Co. WILDE, Oscar. The Writings of Oscar Wilde [Large Paper Edition]. New York: Gabriel Wells, more