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LIVRE DES ROIS. L’AVENEMENT DE SALOMON by [Bible]; [Book of Kings]; Schmied F. L., Illustrator

Lausanne: Gonin & Cie, 1930. Limited edition, this being number I of the 20 copies signed and hand-numbered in Roman, I - XX, and one of only 25 sets which included the two extra suites of illustrations of a total printing of 195 copies. With illustrat…

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$31,350.00


FABLES OF AESOP Printed from the Veronese Edition of MCCCCLXXIX in Latin Verses and the Italian Version by Accio Zucco. - (And:) The First Three Books of Caxton's Aesop Containing the Fables Illustrated in the Verona Aesopus of MCCCCLXXIX. by [Officina Bodoni]; Aesop Fine Press

Verona: Officina Bodoni, 1973. 3 volumes. VERY RARE, LIMITED EDITION, number 26 of only 30 copies. With the Officina Bodoni prospectus laid-in. With 68 woodcuts after Liberale di Verona by Anna Bramanti, all hand-coloured by the Atelier Daniel Jacomet…

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$30,250.00


COMMENTARIES ON THE LAWS OF ENGLAND by Blackstone William

Oxford: Printed at the Clarendon Press, 1765- 1769. 4 volumes. First Edition of each volume. With fine provenance, the Clifton Family bookplate with crest and the motto "Tenez et Droit" (Uphold Justice or Uphold the Right, in each volume. 4to (260 x…

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$29,150.00


RECHTZINNIGE THEOLOGANT, OF GODGELEERDE STAATKUNDIGE VERHANDELINGE. UIT HET LATIJN VERTAALT. [THE ORTHODOX THEOLOGIAN OR THEOLOGICAL-POLITICAL TREATISE; TRACTATUS THEOLOGICO-POLITICUS] by Spinoza Baruch De

Amsterdam: N.p.: Henricus Koenraad' (i.e. Jan Rieuwiertsz jun.), 1693. First edition in Dutch of TRACTATUS THEOLOGICO-POLITICUS, the THEOLOGICAL-POLITICAL TREATISE. 8vo [16 x 20cm], handsomely bound in full vellum with leather bands, spine lettered i…

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ESSAYES, OR COUNCILS, CIVILL OR MORALL of Francis Lo. Verulem, Viscount St. Alban. Newly enlarged. by Bacon Sir Francis

London: Printed for John Haviland for Hanna Barret and Richard Whitaker, 1625. First Edition, First Issue. First Complete Edition of the Essayes. With the crown watermark. This 1st Issue has the imprint reading Printed by John Haviland for Hanna Barr…

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GREAT EXPECTATIONS by Dickens Charles

London: Chapman and Hall, 1861. 3 volumes. First Edition, fifth issue of the title-pages, but with virtually all first issue points of the First Edition, first impression, first state. Vol. III with "i" p. 193, "3" present as last digit in p. 103 in the…

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$27,500.00


PORTRAITS OF THE GAME AND WILD ANIMALS OF AFRICA by Harris Captain W. Cornwallis

London: W. Pickering, 1840[-1843]. First edition, large-paper issue, and issue with the addition of vignette engravings. Additional lithographed title-page with hand-colored vignette after Harris by F. Howard, 30 superb hand-colored lithographed plat…

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$27,500.00


DE ARTE GRAMMATICA... by Diomedes

Venezia: Christophorus de Pensis, 4 June, 1491. The first printing by Pensis, and only the third printing of Diomedes. With a large woodcut on the recto of A2 within an elaborate woodcut border and with large woodcut initial, printed in Roman and occas…

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$26,950.00


MYTHOLOGIE ASIATIC ILLUSTREE by [Bonet Paul. Binding]

Paris: Le Librairie de France, 1928. Limited edition, number 22 of 100. Beautifully illustrated with color and black and white photographs of the art and antiquities of Asian cultures. Folio, superb Art Deco binding by Paul Bonet with the original pa…

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$26,950.00


POETICAL WORKS OF MR. JOHN MILTON. Containing, PARADISE LOST, PARADISE REGAIN'D, SAMSON AGONISTES, and his POEMS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS. Together With Explanatory NOTES ON ON EACH BOOK OF THE PARADISE LOST, and a TABLE never before Printed. by Milton John

London: Printed for Jacob Tonson at the Judge's-Head near the Inner-Temple-Gate...by Tho. Hodgkin et. al., 1695 [but 1688 and 1695]. Very Rare LARGE PAPER COPY of The First "Collected" Edition. A sammelband of the poems of Milton. This copy comprised …

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$26,950.00


POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON. With A Life of the Author, by William Hayley by Milton John

London: By W. Bulmer and Co., Shakespeare Printing Office for John and Josiah Boydell, and George Nicol, 1794-1797. 3 volumes. First edition of this Boydell issue, the first edition with the plates by Richard Westall, and a magnificent presentation copy…

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$26,950.00


GOŰT DU JOUR by [Costume]; [Dress]; [Laboureur, Jean-Emile; Brissaud, Pierre, Benito Edouardo; et al]

Paris: Francis Bernouard, June 20 - December 20, 1920. 13 volumes in the 13 original fascicles. Limited First Edition, One of 1400 printed on Verge d’ Arches. With 41 engraved plates, 40 of which are hand-coloured, each captioned. 8vo, each fascicle…

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$26,950.00


WOODBLOCK HAND-COLOURED MAP OF TOKYO; JAPAN EIRI EDO OEZU (Illustrated Edo) by [Japanese Hand-Coloured Wood-Block Printing]; [Maps and Atlases]; [Tokyo Map] Hyoshiya Ichirobe

Edo [Tokyo]: Hyoshiya Ichirobe (Hayashi-shi Yoshinaga), First month, 1684 (But Third month, 1680). A large woodcut map of Edo (Tokyo) with fine handcolouring, on joined and folded paper. The map is breathtaking in its detail and features many paintin…

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$25,850.00


RECENTISSIMA DE AMPLISSIMO REGNO CHINAE. Item de Satu Rei Christianae Apud Magnum Regem Mogor. Et de Morte Taicosamae Japoniorum Monarchae by [Jesuit Letters], Longobardi, Nicolň.; Busaeus, Johannes.; Gómez, Pedro., and others [Missions, Early Missionary Travels]

Moguntiae(Mainz): Ioannis Albini, 1601. First edition of this Latin translation by J. Buys of several Jesuit letters from the east. With engraved titlepage featuring a large woodcut and engraved tail-piece and headlines. 8vo, in later but correct peri…

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$24,750.00


40 DESSINS DE PICASSO EN MARGE DU BUFFON by Picasso Pablo

Paris: Jonquieres and Berggruen, 1957. Limited edition, no.161 of a limited edition of only 226 copies printed on vélin d'Arches. EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED WITH AN ORIGINAL PRINT SIGNED IN CRAYON BY PICASSO, and with 40 monochrome collotype full-page plates. …

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$24,750.00


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