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End-Men's Gags


96pp VG- (in ills.paper wrappers,rubbed and soiled,mod.sunned and foxed,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some losses to spine and corners,cover lifting from spine,rust marks from staples,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,edges soiled)

PUBLISHER: david mckay philadelphia [1900]

KEYWORDS: humour theatre arts comedy j.melville janson


The Letters of Rachel Henning


first edition thus 126pp ills.[b/w by norman lindsay] VG (ills.wrappers,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,uneven mod.sunning,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.incl.spine,prelims.and edges v.sl.foxed)

PUBLISHER: bulletin newspaper sydney 1952

KEYWORDS: arts literature rachel henning norman lindsay


Invisible Threads


first edition 157pp ills.[some col.] VG+ (black cloth,sl.soiled w.minor bumps to extrems.,edges v.sl.soiled) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and sl.soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.w.some minor closed tears)

PUBLISHER: secker & warburg london 1981

KEYWORDS: modern first edition poetry photography arts yevgeny yevtushenko


Guillaume Apollinaire and the Cubist Life


ex-lib first edition 244pp ills. VG+ (black cloth,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,sl.cocked) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled w.spine sl.sunned,laminate lifting at hinges,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1961

KEYWORDS: history arts guillaume apollinaire cubism cecily mackworth


Printing Design and Layout

the manual for printers,typographers and all designers and users of printing and advertising


400pp ills.[designs and diagrams] VG+ (black cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.bumps and chipping to extrems.,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.some minor foxing to contents,ae green,sl.shaky spine) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: virtue london [nd]

KEYWORDS: printing design typography arts vincent steer


Planet Story


first edition 115pp ills.[col.] VG+ (laminated ills.wrappers,mod.rubbed and sl.soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,extensive owner's inscr.to blank prelim.,edges sl.soiled,spine cracked)

PUBLISHER: pierrot publ.london 1979

KEYWORDS: arts fantasy art harry harrison jim burns


Indian Art in Middle America


first edition 221pp ills.[many col.tipped-in] VG+ (red cloth,sl.soiled w.spine and hinge area sl.sunned,minor bumps and wear to extrems.,edges sl.soiled o/w contents and plates clean) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: new york graphic soc.greenwich 1964

KEYWORDS: arts history indian art geography frederick j.dockstader


Dolls of Japan

their creation and appreciation


[first edition] 20pp ills.[some col.,2x fold-out patterns at rear] VG+ (red paper covered boards,some minor tape stains to extrems.,sl.sunned and rubbed extrems.,dealer's label to front pastedown,tape stains to eps,owner's sign.to half-title,prelims.sl.soiled,sl.chipping to fold edges of patterns) in VG d/w (amateur laminate w.tape stains to internal extrems.,sl.rubbed and soiled w.laminate bubbling at spine/hinges,sl.sunned towards extrems.)

PUBLISHER: toto shuppan tokyo [1957]

KEYWORDS: arts dolls japan toys crafts satako ozawa




ex-lib fourth edition 409pp+ads.ills. VG (olive cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.incl.hinges,sl.shaky boards,usual stamps and labels,prelims.and edges sl.soiled/foxed,one sheet loose,cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: george bell london 1908

KEYWORDS: history arts crafts printing charles thomas jacobi



a practical handbook for the use of pressmen and their apprentices


second edition 140pp+ads. VG (green cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled w.ink mark and sticker to spine,mod.sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,boards sl.shaky,prelims.and edges sl.soiled,contents sl.browned)

PUBLISHER: inland printer chicago 1902

KEYWORDS: history crafts arts printing pressing william j.kelly


The Business Man's Guide to Printing


first edition 155pp ills. VG (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.stained,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,owner's sign.to ffep,prelims.and edges sl.foxed/soiled,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: george allen london 1927

KEYWORDS: history printing arts charles c.knights


A Brief History of Wood-Engraving from its invention


ex-lib first edition 132pp ills. VG+ (olive cloth w.black/gilt dec.stamps,sl.soiled w.spine sl.browned,libr.sticker to spine,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and labels,prelims.and edges sl.foxed)

PUBLISHER: sampson low,marston london 1895

KEYWORDS: history printing wood engraving arts joseph cundall


Elusive Treasure

the story of early archaeologists in the americas


first edition 369pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (cream dec.cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,owner's inscr.and 2x ink prices to ffep,edges sl.foxed/soiled,sl.cocked) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and sunned,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: macdonals and jane's london 1978

KEYWORDS: history archaeology arts americas geography brian fagan


Printing & Book Crafts for Schools


ex-lib reprint 214pp ills. G+ (pink cloth,rubbed and stained and sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some surface losses,boards sl.shaky,usual stamps and labels,prelims.and edges mod.foxed w.sl.foxing to contents,some plates loose but present,spine cracked and shaky,cocked) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: george harrap london 1930

KEYWORDS: history printing arts crafts frederick goodyear


Practical Printing and Binding


first edition 448pp ills. G+ (orange cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,covered in nasty clear wrapper w.tape at upper lower edges and taped to pastedowns,tape stains to eps,prelims.and edges sl.soiled/foxed w.some minor soiling to contents,cocked w.shaky spine) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: odhams press london 1946

KEYWORDS: history arts crafts printing binding harry whetton


Private Press Work

a bibliographic approach to printing as an avocation


[first edition] 168pp ills. NF (black cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.) in VG+ d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: a.s.barnes cranbury [1977]

KEYWORDS: arts printing crafts frank j.anderson


Fairs,Circuses and Music Halls

britain in pictures series


first edition 48pp ills.[some col.] VG+ (dec.yellow paper boards,minor bumps and wear to extrems.,dealer's stamp to ffep,edges sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.foxed,sl.bumps and chipping to extrems.w.minor loss to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: collins london 1942

KEYWORDS: history arts collins britain in pictures series m.willson disher


New Departures

double number 7/8 10/11


192pp ills. VG+ (in wrappers,mod.rubbed and sl.soiled,edges sl.soiled w.minor bumps)

PUBLISHER: [np,nd]

KEYWORDS: arts new departures literature william burroughs allen ginsberg stevie smith modern first edition


An Illustrated Monograph of Chartres Cathedral


33pp[text in french/english]+ills.[some col.plate 22 missing] portfolio format containing uncut but folded sheets VG (paper boards w.cloth spine and ribbon ties,col.plate to cover,sl.rubbed w.mod.water stains towards edges,sunned,chipping to internal gutter,minor foxing to prelims.w.some v.minor foxing to contents,edges sl.bumped and soiled)

PUBLISHER: [academie des beaux-arts,nd]

KEYWORDS: history chartres cathedral architecture arts etienne houvet


Prehistoric Art of Australia


first edition 112pp ills.[some col.] NF (green cloth,minor shelf wear,prelims.sl.foxed) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and sl.soiled w.4cm circular surface loss to cover,sl.uneven sunning,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,price-clipped,internal tape reinforcing)

PUBLISHER: scribner's new york [1974]

KEYWORDS: history arts prehistoric art australia dacre stubbs

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