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The Letters of George Meredith to Alice Meynell with Annotations thereto 1896-1907

MEREDITH, George

The Nonesuch Press, 1923. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Limited Edition. Limited Edition to 850 copies; this copy No 5. Made on Ingres paper. 8vo. 104pp. Light brown quarter buckram with brown boards. Gilt lettering to spine. Glassine dustwrapper. Clean boards. Internally no inscriptions..

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£ 12.50
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Visons and Ruins

RUSSELL, Peter

Saint Albert's Press, 1964. Book. Very Good+. Soft cover. 4to. 28pp. Limited to 750 copies. Light wear to extremities with very light dusting here and there. Very mild tanning to the spine. A poem concieved in its twelve parts in the darkness of a Soho Club in September 1961. .

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£ 8.00
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F. E. Pardoe, 1980. Book. New. Soft cover. Hand Set in Monotype "Spectrum" (with one Castellar Capital) and Printed on Strathmore "Artlaid II". One Hundred Copies Printed. AS NEW. .

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£ 5.00
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The Dramatic Life of Books

GASCOIGNE, Bamber

Wynkyn De Worde Society, 1980. Book. Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. Facsimileof the notes made by the speaker for his address to the society on 31 January 1980. 250 Copies for Presentation. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to CLEAN covers. NO MARKS to covers. Internally CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves. A Superior copy. .

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£ 16.00
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By the Author, 1959. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Printed by him to amuse his friends on his private press at Ravenscourt Square Hammersmith in a reverent type with initials cut in lino by his daughter Elizabeth. And dedicated to Gordon Symes Esquire who like the fantasy when he first read it in India and desired this printing undertaken. SCARCE title. Limited to 1/60 copies made on hand made paper in a Gothic script with Initial capitals in red. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to CLEAN boards. NONE OF THE USUAL FADING to margins of red boards. Light / normal wear to extremities only. Internally CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves..

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£ 26.00
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Associates of the University of Virginia Library & University Press of Virginia, 1975. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to VERY CLEAN boards. Mild lightening to top third of front board o/w FINE. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves..

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£ 14.00
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Lyre Bird Press Bibliography (Lyre Bird XXI (21) An Illustrated Bibliography of the Lyre Bird Press 1977 - 1998

LYRE BIRD PRESS & ADAMS, Tate

Lyre Bird Press, 1998. Book. Fine. Soft cover. SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on endpaper. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to CLEAN covers. NO READING creases. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves. A SCARCE title..

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£ 28.50
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Books From the Fleece Press Displayed at Six Hereford & Worcester Libraries

THE FLEECE PRESS

The Fleece Press, 1995. Book. Illus. by HASSELL, Joan. Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Woodcut by Joan Hassell on front cover. The three page overview of the Fleece Press and their techniques is dated 1995. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to VERY CLEAN covers. Cotton binders string FIRM & FAST. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves..

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£ 7.85
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Books From the Fleece Press Displayed at Six Hereford & Worcester Libraries

THE FLEECE PRESS

The Fleece Press, 1995. Book. Illus. by HASSELL, Joan. Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Woodcut by Joan Hassell on front cover. The three page overview of the Fleece Press and their techniques is dated 1995. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to VERY CLEAN covers. Very light indentation line to front cover. Cotton binders string FIRM & FAST. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves..

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£ 7.85
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Neo-Philobiblon - Ruminations on Manuscript Collecting

OSBORN, James M

Texas: Hamanities Research Center, 1973. Book. Fine. Hardcover. AUTHOR SIGNED. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. From the library of Peter Schlessow - friend of Peter Osborn SIGNED & INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR "For Pete with admiration and affection Jim". One of 800 copies. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to CLEAN boards. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves. The ORIGINAL GLASSINE dustwrapper has a small chip at head of spine and larger chip to bottom left corner of back board..

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£ 10.50
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Some Odd Characters

Wynken De Worde

Moreton-in-Marsh: The Kit-cat Press, 1986. Book. Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. One of 150 copies printed on Mellotex high white matt with Abbey Mill Cover. NO CHIPPING & NO SPLITTING to CLEAN covers. Internally VERY CLEAN with NO INSCRIPTIONS. TIGHT textblock. NO LOOSE & NO MISSING leaves..

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£ 9.80
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