[PIPER, John.] JENKINS, David Fraser and SPALDING, Frances. John Piper in the 1930s Abstraction on the Beach.
Merrell Publishers in association with Dulwich Picture Gallery, 2003.
4to. Publisher's boards, pictorial dust jacket; 192pp., illustrated throughout in colour; a near fine copy.First edition. Lavishly illustrated catalogue published on the occasion of the…
TOBACCO. Books, manuscripts and drawings relating to tobacco from the collection of George Arents, Jr., on exhibition at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., April 1938.
Library of Congress Washington D.C., Washington D.C. 1938.
8vo., original printed wrappers. Some fraying to edges of wrappers, otherwise a very good copy.The exhibition catalogue for the Arents collection on tobacco, "Mr Arents, whose family…
CORRIGAN, Karina H., Jan van CAMPEN, Femke DIERCKS with Janet C. BLYBERG Asia in Amsterdam. The Culture of Luxury in the Golden Age.
Salem, Massachusetts, Peabody Essex Museum in conjunction with The Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2015.
4to. Quarter royal blue cloth over pictorial paper-covered boards; pp. 356, illustrated in colour.First edition. This lavishly illustrated catalogue discusses the Asian luxury goods that…
[GOTHIC HORROR]. LE FANU, J. Sheridan (author). Charles STEWART (illustrator). Uncle Silas; A Tale of Bartram-Haugh.
London; The Folio Society. 1988.
8vo. Original dark green cloth lavishly and decoratively gilt to spine and upper cover, top edge green, preserved in original card slipcase; pp. [iv], v-xxi + [i] + 392; with pictorial…
[GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS] DESMARAIS, Robert J. Golden Cockerel's Polite Erotica. A Legacy of Endurance and Distinction.
Edmonton. University of Alberta Libraries. 2007
Folio, original paperback wrappers. A very good copy.First edition of this catalogue produced to accompany a Golden Cockerel Press exhibition at the University of Alberta. With many…
PORCHAT, Jean Jacques. Three Months Under the Snow. The Journal of a Young Inhabitant of the Jura.
London, Religious Tract Society, [c. 1850].
12mo. Original grey-blue textured cloth, spine lettered in gilt, ornamented in blind, all edges speckled red; pp. 162, [14, publisher's catalogue], wood-engraved frontispiece with tissue…
LUM, Peter, [pseudonym for] Bettina CROWE. My own Pair of Wings.
San Francisco, Chinese Materials Center, 1981.
8vo. Original publisher's buckram, original dust-wrapper illustrated after a woodcut by the author, map endpapers; pp. xii, 222, [18, publisher's catalogue], highly illustrated with plates…