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A HISTORY OF KINGSTON UPON HULL'S TRAMWAYS
Written by Malcolm Wells.
Stock no. 1816372
Published by Adam Gordon. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.
Limited to 350 copies. Large format. Glazed boards with red titles. B/w photos and maps. 364 pages. ISBN: 9781874422907. Lower corners bumped. Neat ink date stamp to top corner of blank front endpaper.
GLUE AND LACQUER FOUR CAUTIONARY TALES
Written by Harold Acton; Lee Yi-Hsieh; Arthur Waley. Illustrated by Eric Gill; Denis Tegetmeier.
Stock no. 2126393
Published by The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st 1941. Very good condition.
Translated from the Chinese by Acton & Yi-Hsieh. With Illustrations from Drawings by Gill, interpreted on copper by Tegetmeier. Limited edition to 350 copies. Printed on mould-made paper and bound in 1/4 morocco. Yellow cloth covers, with gilt title. Preface by Waley. This is Copy No. 72. Leather spine is faded, with wear to edges; couple of tiny chips to base. A few small bumps along cover edges and to corners. Foxing, mostly to endpapers, outer page edges and some to page margins. All engravings are present.
RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
Written by Edward Fitzgerald; Omar Khayyam; A.S. Byatt. Illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat; Stephen Raw.
Stock no. 2126386
Published by Folio Society. 2012. Fine condition.
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam the Astronomer Poet of Persia, Translated into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald with an introduction by Byatt, full page colour illustrations throughout by Puttapipat, Top edge gilt. Blue Nigerian Goatskin spine with gilt title, purple vendome cloth sides. Gilt endpapers. Originally published in 1859. 69 pages. In superb condition. Still with original slip case, which has large pictorial onlay to one side; just a few light marks to edges.
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2126385
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1912. Very good condition.
The De Luxe limited edition of 250 copies. Cream pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Large format. 12 wonderful tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards plus b/w text illustrations. 209 numbered pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Burgundy silk page marker. SIGNED by Publishers. This is Copy No. 184. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening/browning to spine. A few grubby marks to covers. Yellow stain to one corner of rear cover. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to pages in varying degrees; some pages just have foxing to outer page edges. All colour plates are present and in excellent condition!
EDMUND DULAC'S FAIRY BOOK
No author listed. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 2126380
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.
De-luxe edition limited to only 350 signed and numbered copies. 15 glorious tipped-in colour plates mounted on vellum, each mount edged with gold. White cloth elaborately decorated with gilt to front cover and spine. Vellum endpapers. Deckled edges. 170 pages. 11.5 x 9". SIGNED by Dulac to verso of a free front endpaper. This is Copy No. 52. Spine and edges are browned. Bump to bottom of spine. Some grubby marks to cloth. Surface paper damage to front pastedown, where it appears that something has been removed (possibly a bookplate). Front endpaper has inscriptions in ink; one crossed out, with tape glue marks, where again it appears that something has been removed. Rear pastedown also has some surface paper damage. Edge tear to margin on one contents page. Some darkening and grubby margin marks to pages. All plates are present and beautifully bright.
FUROR HORTENSIS ESSAYS ON THE HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE GARDEN IN MEMORY OF H.F. CLARK
Written by Peter Willis; Robert H. Matthew; Patrick Nuttgens; Geoffrey Jellicoe.
Stock no. 2126315
Published by Elysium Press Limited. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.
Limited first edition of 1000 copies. Large format. Brown cloth spine, gilt title. B/w photos and illustrations. Not numbered, but this is one of 1000 first edition copies. Bumping to top and tail of spine with a little fading. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Original glassine wrapper is still present with some tears and chips and creasing; also some foxing; a bit of loss.
LEATHER AND OAK BARK AT CHEPSTOW
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 2126228
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.
200 copies of this edition printed. Card wrap booklet. 33 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906134102. Staples to spine are starting to rust slightly. Some foxing to rear cover. Contents are fine!
THE BOOK OF LEDBURY
Written by Joe Hillaby.
Stock no. 2126217
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
An Essay in Interpretation. Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Limited Edition. ISBN: 0860231259. SIGNED by author on title page. This is Copy No. 117. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with uneven fading to spine and edges.
HISTORY OF TRAINS DE LUXE
Written by George Behrend.
Stock no. 2126089
Published by The Transport Publishing Company. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
From the Orient Express to the HST. Large oblong format. Limited edition to 1500 copies. B/w diagrams and photos. Colour photos. ISBN: 0903839458. SIGNED by author to copy no. page. This is Copy No. 1037. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.
NOW WE ARE SIX
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Stock no. 2126053
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1977. Nearly fine condition.
Limited edition of 300 copies (not 490 copies, as incorrectly printed to book information page) SIGNED by Christopher Milne. Bound in crimson leather with gilt decorations to front cover and spine. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. All edges gilt. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the book's first publication. ISBN: 0416589200. SIGNED by Christopher Milne to prelims. This is Copy No. 2. A few slight marks/imperfections to the leather to front cover. Includes SIGNED slip from the Chairman & managing director of Methuen Children's Books and the Chairman of The Chaucer Press stating that there are in fact 300 copies of this specific edition, not 490. Contained in slip case that has uneven fading and some grubby marks.
'SUCH SIGNAL SUCCESS'? CONFRONTATION ALONG THE WASHITA
Written by Kevin E. Galvin.
Stock no. 2125987
Published by Westerners Publications Ltd.. 1st 2003. Very good condition.
Large format. Card wraps. A Collection of Essays. Volume 3 in the British Custeriana Series. Limited to 100 copies. Compiled and Edited by Galvin. Introduction by Sandy Barnard. This is Copy No. 035. Creasing to some cover corners.
ARMY FAILURES AGAINST THE SIOUX IN 1876: AN EXAMINATION
Written by Francis B. Taunton.
Stock no. 2125986
Published by Westerners Publications Ltd.. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Card wraps. Volume 2 in the British Custeriana Series. Limited to 100 copies. This is Copy No. 016. Couple of corners are creased.