London, New York and Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1901 A fair copy of the scarce 1st edition in the original gilt decorated binding with illustrations including 8 colour plates by H J Ford. Aeg. The decorative cloth binding has been rebacked, relayin...
Le Superbe Orenoque, by Jules Verne.. Paris: J Hetzel, 1898.. Beautifully bound book by Jules Verne in original French. Outer edges are gold on on all sides. Many B/w illustrations, some full page with single background colour, outer boards are very ornate with gold, blue and black decoration.. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by George Roux. Listed by Books Bought and Sold.
La Journée du Chrétien, Sanctifiée par la Prière et la Meditation
La Journée du Chrétien, Sanctifiée par la Prière et la Meditation. Lyon and Paris: Librairie Catholique de Perisse Frères, 1844. Small octavo. 17th century silver gilt, jeweled binding covering a French prayer book, which was placed into the binding at a later date. Very fine in a modern, velvet-lined dropback box. Amethyst, garnet, sapphires, turquoise, velvet and silk. Listed by Bromer Booksellers.
CYRANO DE BERGERAC: COMÉDIE HÉROÏQUE EN CINQ ACTES EN VERSE by Rostand, Edmond: The upper board features a pictorial inset with a raised and colored vignette of a full figure of Cyrano rampant, with sword raised in his right hand and a text in his left. First edition, deluxe issue. Copy #41 of fifty numbered copies printed on Japan paper, with special textured green wrappers printed in red. Listed by William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
Sir Edwin Landseer R.A by MANSON, James A. (Cosway Binding by RIVIÉRE & SON) First edition, 1902. A Spectacular Cosway-Style Binding with Ten Oval and Round Miniatures. Illustrated with Twenty-one Plates, and a photogravure Frontispiece. London: The Walter Scott Publishing Co., Ltd.; New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, from the Makers of British Art Series edited by Manson. Listed by David Brass Rare Books, Inc.
PRINCIPAL NAVIGATIONS, VOIAGES, TRAFFIQUES AND DISCOVERIES OF THE ENGLISH NATION made by sea or over-land to the remote and farthest distant..by Richard Hakluyt. Listed by Buddenbrooks, Inc on Biblio.com
NORTH COAST AND OTHER POEMS by Buchanan, Robert.. London: George Routledge & Sons, 1868. First edition, in russet sand-grain cloth w/elaborate blue & gilt embossed decorations & title (designed by John Leighton?), beveled edges, a.e.g., 250 (xiv) pp. w/tissue-guarded frontis & 53 wood engravings after A.B. Houghton, G.J. Pinwell, etc., +6pp. publ. adverts to rear. Printed at the Camden Press, London. Binding Fair ; contents Very Good Listed by Leonard Roberts, Bookseller. #finebinding
DRAGON'S BLOOD by Henry Miller. Illustrated by Harold M. Brett Rideout - Hardcover - 1909 - from Erik Hanson (Books & Ephemera) and
DRAGON'S BLOOD by Rideout, Henry Miller. Illustrated by Harold M. Brett Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company, University Press Cambridge., 1909. Second Impression in first year of publication, Publisher's illustrated cloth boards binding. Ultra light university library stamps, to front enpaper and top edge ONLY. Likely never ... more Offered By Erik Hanson (Books
The Haunts and Homes of Sir Walter Scott, by Napier, George G.; Sir Walter Scott.. Full Leather Binding, Signed By Binder Alfred de Sauty.. Limited Edition Glasgow: James Maclehose & Sons, 1897. Listed by Ziern-Hanon Galleries
The Dwarf's Chamber, by Fergus Hume.. London, Ward Lock. 1896, First edition.. Publisher's black cloth title in gilt to spine and decorated in white and red to front board.. Internally clean and fresh.. Inscribed by Fergus Hume to the front flyleaf: 'With Kindest Regards, Fergus Hume, 13 xi 96" Listed by Adrian Harrington Rare Books.. #firstedition #signed
Edmund Dulac's Fairy-Book: Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations.. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1916. Near Fine condition double page decorated endpapers in a geometric design,169 numbered pages, and 15 full colour plates. Listed by The First Edition. #fairytale #dulac
Shores of the Polar Sea by Edward L. Moss London: Marcus Ward & Co.,, 1878. A Narrative of the Arctic Expedition of 1875-6. Illustrated by Sixteen Chromo-Lithographs and numerous Engravings. Folio. Listed on Biblio by Peter Harrington http://www.biblio.com/book/shores-polar-sea-moss-edward-l/d/641806633
Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces of North America by Henry William ["Frank Forester"] (Fore-edge) Herbert - First edition - 1849 - from James Cummins Bookseller and
Frank Forester's Fish and Fishing of the United States and British Provinces of North America by (Fore-edge) Herbert, Henry William ["Frank Forester"] London: Richard Bentley, Publisher in Ordinary to Her Majesty, 1849. First edition . Illustrated. xvi, 445 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. In publisher's presentation pebbled green gilt morocco, with emblematic gilt tooling, a.e.g., a few scuffs to covers. With in... more Offered By James Cummins Bookseller