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Fine Books and Prints
General Antiquarian Books and Literature
ROBERTSON, Ben. I Saw England.
New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1941.
8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper designed by McKnight Kauffer. A little rubbing to wrapper, neat ink name, otherwise a very good copy.First edition. Robertson was the London…
ROBERTSON, David. Sir Charles Eastlake and the Victorian Art World.
New Jersey, Princeton University Press, 1978.
4to. Publisher's cloth and dustjacket; pp. xvii + 468 illustrated with black and white photograph plates + 3 colour photograph plates including frontispiece + ; slight foxing to fore-edges, else a very good copy.First edition.
ROBERTSON, R.B. Of Sheep and Men
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1957.
8vo. Original cloth and wrapper; pp. vi + 310. 15 b&w illustrations; presentation inscription to ffep, very good.First US edition. A humorous memoir of life in a village on the River Tweed.
ROBINS, Natalie & ARONSON, Steven M. Savage Grace. The Story of a Doomed Family.
Victor Gollancz, 1985.
8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with black and white photographs; near fine.First edition. Leo Bakeland made his fortune when he invented the plastic 'Bakelite'. He married…
ROBINSON, B.W. & HALL R.F. The Aldrich Book of Catches.
8vo., original wrappers, inscribed to the art critic Jack Hillier from a fellow member of the Aldrich Catch Club, with an additional manuscript page of catches and a flyer advertising the next meetings of the club.
ROBINSON, F.J.G. Eighteenth-Century British books: an Author Union Catalogue.
4to., 5 volumes; original dark blue cloth; a fine set.The catalogue is extracted from the British Library General Catalogue of Printed Books, the catalogues of the Bodleian Library and of…
ROBINSON, Geoffrey. The Unconventional Minister. My Life inside New Labour.
Michael Joseph. 2000.
8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. A fine copy.First edition.
ROBINSON, Jacob and GILPIN, Sydney. North Country Sports and Pastimes. Wrestling and Wrestlers: biographical sketches of celebrated athletes of the Northern ring; to which is added Notes on Bull and Badger Baiting.
London Bemrose & Sons. Carlisle The Wordsworth Press. 1893.
8vo., in contemorary half red morocco by Fazakerley. lettered in gilt on spine, with original printed wrappers bound in. A little occasional browning, otherwise a very good copy.First…
ROBINSON, Jancis. Oxford Companion to Wine.
Oxford University Press. 1999
4to., recently finely bound in half red morocco, lettered in gilt on spine with raised bands with gilt rules and gilt centre tools. A fine copy.Second Edition.
ROBSON, E. Iliff. Alexander the Great.
Jonathan Cape. 1929.
8vo., original cloth with scarce dust wrapper. Wrapper a little chipped and darkened on spine, otherwise a very good copy.First edition. From the library of the diplomat Charles de…
ROCHESTER, John Wilmot, Earl of Complete Poems
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1968.
8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; a near fine copy.First edition.
RODALE PRESS. LAMB, Charles. Beauty and the Beast.
The Rodale Press. 1955.
8vo., original cloth backed paper covered boards, with illustrations. Endpapers browned otherwise a very good copy.
RODGERS, John. York.
B.T. Batsford, 1951.
8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with black and white photographs; a very good copy.First edition.
ROGERS, Bruce. Fine Book Pages.
New York. William Edwin Rudge. .
A portfolio of 8 loose specimen pages of different sizes in cloth sleeve and slipcase. A fine copy.Limited edition of 975 numbered copies, this no. 689 presented to Gustave E Hull by the…
ROGERS, Colin. The Battle of Stepney. The Sidney Street Siege: Its Causes and Consequences.
Robert Hale, 1981.
8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with black and white photographs and plans; a fine copy.First edition.