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Plowman, George T.
London: John Lane/The Bodley Head, 1922.
8vo, pub cloth, 158p, illustrated w/ 49 plates, including an original etching plate frontispiece (plus two plates in rear of etching tools). An appareatnly unused more
Paris: Le Soleil Noir, 1976.
Limited edition, this # 60 of 250 copies. A striking production, the book in stiff wrappers with black, printed dustjacket, in pink, cloth-covered slipcase which more
Elmer Adler, Rockwell Kent, D. B. Updike, W. A. Dwiggins, et al (editors)
NY: Pynson Printers, 1931.
4to, 20 issues, complete run of the original series. Internals all nea fine, some issues have toned glassine's chipped and torn, some spines variouly toned, more
Carden, Allen D.
Cincinnati: Morgan and Sanxay, 1835.
1835 edition, original covers, printed over leather spine, oblong 8vo, 199pp + 40, with general index. "Stereotyped edition" Text block solidly bound, leaves somewhat browned. more
Harrington, H Nazelby
Liverpool: Henry Young and Sons, 1910.
Newly rebacked in quarter leather. With 109 plates containing reproductions of 250 etchings. Each plate has tissue guard. Raised spine with five compartments, pressed title more
Ellinborough: Christopher Skelton, 1983.
Special edition, this #64 of 85 copies (issued at the same time as the ordinary edition of 1350 copies). Two large 4to volumes, leather over more
Ginzburg, Ralph. (Marilyn Monroe, Bert Stern, Picasso, John Lennon, et al)
NY: Avant Garde Media, 1968.
Complete run - all 14 issues, the first issue published in January 1968, the last in June 1971. Some issues, apparently, had different covers. This more
Starn, Doug and Mike
Aspen CO: Baldwin Gallery, 2006.
Limited to 1000 copies, this numbered 398 on original, individually printed dustjacket. As new all over. more
NY: Indian Mountain Press, 1999.
Only 26 copies, this #11. SIGNED BY THE ARTIST on the colophon A charming alphabet book, dealing with all aspects of book collecting and book-making. more
Salade, Robert F.
New York: The American Printer, Inc, 1926.
xii + 229p. Index. Illustrated throughout. Book plate pastedown. Slight stain top edge last signature. Scarce. more
Lehman- Haupt, Hellmut
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1966.
Light shelfwear else fine . Clean unmarked copy - no nmaes, inscriptions or book plates. Book Title version of a Queen of Clubs playing card more
Philadelphia: JB Lippincott Company,
Gentle toning throughout. more
Harlan, Robert D. (Typohiles)
NY: Bird and Bull Press 1982, 1982.
Limited eition of 500 for Typophiles, 500 for Book Club of California. Large 12mo. Vellum-style backed boards, gilt-pressed titles. 79p. With overlay in text and more
NY: McGraw Hill, 1972.
PRESENTATION COPY with small sketch from author and renowned designer Henry Dreyfuss to his publisher Richard Grossman on the half title: "For Dick Grossman/ Your more
Armitage, Merle. (Lancelot, Milton)
NY: E. Weyhe, 1944.
Limited to 1675 copies. Black cloth, stamped red titles and eagle design. Lacking dustjacket, spine faded. Illustrated with a series of woodcuts of eagles by more
Tanikawa, Koichi; Pauline Bush (translator); Milton Glaser (Introduction by)
New York: Images Graphiques, 1978.
Scarce. Extremely faint rubbing top right corner front cover, mild glue residue from binding along spine inside front cover. Beautiful color and black & white more
Toronto: The Martlet Press, 1970.
Signed by the artist, copy 72 of 275. Book designed by Allan Robb Fleming and hand bound by Joseph Palaga. Folio, hardcover, black buckram, paper more
The University of Massachusetts Press, 1968.
Includes beautiful colored original signed woodcut by the artist, laid-in. Photographs by Hyman Edelstein. Preface by Archibald MacLeish. Inscribed by Baskin in 1991 on the more
Leicester: Twelve By Eight Press, 1967.
Amazing selection of woodcuts and layouts on examples of Mason's famous handmade papers. A special copy containing an additional Rigby Graham print called 'Thread Picture'. more
Boston: Horn Book, 1964.
Translated by Margeurite Mitchell. more