A Selection of our Most Interesting Items

CARUSO, Enrico. Friars Club Dinner Programme.

CARUSO, Enrico. Friars Club Dinner Programme.

New York. The Friars Club November 26 1916.

£2250

Foiio, original printed wrappers sewn as issued. Illustrated with cartoons of Caruso by Ryan Walker Repaired closed tear to fore-edge of one page, otherwise a very good copy.The…

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LUND, Aage (1892-1972). Levende Orreder-Trout.

LUND, Aage (1892-1972). Levende Orreder-Trout.

Original lithograph with colour, linen backed, as published by Oscar Fredericksen, Fiskehuset No 1, printed by A/S Kruckow-Waldorff, Denmark, c.1920. 850 x 600 mm.

Showing a trout, printed in silver ink. Oscar Fredericksen is a famous vendor in Copenhagen.

£1050

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GARDNER, James. Imperial Airways, An Ensign Air…

GARDNER, James. Imperial Airways, An Ensign Air Liner for European Services. 2 decks, 40 Passengers, 200 M.P.H, 20 Tons.

Original lithograph with colours, as printed by Ben Johnson & Co. Ltd, published by Imperial Airways, London, 1937. 640 x 1020 mm.

Some pin holes visible in margins and vertical tear to centre which has been contained.

£2500

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QUEEN VICTORIA. A pair of hand-carved calabash…

QUEEN VICTORIA. A pair of hand-carved calabash gourds decorated with portraits of Queen Victoria and Sir William Brandford Griffith

[Ghana] c.1871.

£1750

A pair of hand-carved calabash gourds decorated with portraits of Queen Victoria and Sir William Brandford Griffith, Ghana, ca. 1887. Some cracks to interiors of gourds, with old tape…

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FARMAN, D. Auto-Cars. Cars, Tramcars, and Small…

FARMAN, D. Auto-Cars. Cars, Tramcars, and Small Cars.

Whittaker & Co. 1896.

£2200

8vo. Original red cloth, gilt lettering to upper board and spine, ads. on endpapers; pp. ix + 250 + 48 (publisher's catalogue), text illustrations throughout; very good. Provenance: front…

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EMY, M. L'art de bien faire les glaces d'office…

EMY, M. L'art de bien faire les glaces d'office; ou les vrais principes pour congeler tous les raffrichemens. La maniere de preparer toutes sortes de compositions, la facon de les faire prendre, d'en former des fruits, cannelons & toutes sortes de fromages…

Paris: Le Cerc. 1768.

£2000

12mo. Contemporary mottled calf, spine with raised bands, gilt centre tools and lettering; pp. viii + 242+ [iii], engraved frontispiece of chrubs making ices, 2 plates of moulds and…

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DIDEROT, Denis. Chymie (Chemistry)

Diderot on Chemistry

DIDEROT, Denis. Chymie (Chemistry)

Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers. Plates vol. 3 Paris (1763)

£1060

Folio, 253 x 393mm. 50 pages of descriptive text & 23 loose plates with their accompanying 2 text sheets. Slight browning to margins, a little spotting otherwise very good.The 23…

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