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A Hundred Fables from Aesop. From the English Version of Sir Roger L'Estrange
Rexdale, ON: B. Mitchell, 1984. Reprint
201 pp. Illustrated by Percy J. Billinghurst. Introduction by Kenneth Grahame. Dj spine sunned.
$20.00                          Book Number: 18367                         Order / Enquire

The Poet and the Painter. Or, Gems of Art and Song
N. Y.: D. Appleton, 1869. 1st Edition
400 pp. Full brown leather with ornamentation embossed and picked out in black on front and rear covers, with gilt ornamental cover vignette containing title, also gilt; raised bands and spine coffers picked out in black; bevelled boards; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt. A nineteenth-century poetry anthology illustrated with engravings from the works of Turner, Maclise, Lanseer, and Hunt, among many others. Bookplate on front pastedown; leather scuffed at extremities and on spine; gilt spine lettering faded, and front board partially unglued from leather hinge; but still a nice tight volume with bright covers and interior.
$85.20                          Book Number: 13713                         Order / Enquire

Barcelo, Miquel; Dante
La Divine Comedie. 3 Vols.
Paris: France Loisirs, 2003. First Thus
Large 4to. Hardcover in complete dj. 3 vols. L'Enfer; Le Purgatoire; Le Paradis. Approx. 250 pp. per volume. Illustrated with colourplates by Miquel Barcelo, most full-page. Bilingual edition with original Italian and facing French translation by Jacqueline Risset. Notes by Jacqueline Risset. Also includes ISBN 2744168734 & 2744168750.
$140.00                          Book Number: 27583                         Order / Enquire

Barrie, J. M.; Thomson, Hugh
The Admirable Chrichton
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1914. 
Hardcover. Red cloth, opulently decorated in gilt; spine lettering & spine decoration, gilt. n. d. (ca. 1914). viii + 235 pp. Illustrated with 20 tipped in colourplates & frontispiece by Hugh Thomson, plus line drawings in text. Spine slightly faded with small star-shaped patch of original unfaded red (probably where once a star had been affixed, since removed); head of spine and corners lightly rubbed; binding slightlky cracked but firm; altogether a bright clean copy, actually VG+, with sparkling gilt cover and charming plates in Georgian children's book style.
$50.00                          Book Number: 25180                         Order / Enquire

Blake, Quentin
The Adventures of Lester (Jackanory Stories).
London: British Broadcasting Corporation, 1977. 1st Edition
96 pp. Written & illustrated by Quenton Blake from his highly successful Jackanory series on BBC-TV.
$70.00                          Book Number: 18682                         Order / Enquire

Sergei Prokofiev's Peter & the Wolf Illustrated By Bono
London: Bloomsbury Books, 2003. 1st Edition
Approx. 60 pp. Illustrated with full-page drawings by Bono with Jordan & Eve. Published in aid of AIDS hospice care.
$20.00                          Book Number: 17231                         Order / Enquire

Brewer, Cobham E., The Rev.
Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama. A Revised American Edition of the Reader's Handbook. 8 Vols Complete.
N. Y.: Selmar Hess, 1896. 
Three-Quarter Leather. C.200 pp. per volume. Illus. with photogravures, etchings, wood engravings and typogravures from works by artists of the day, among them Dore, Millais, Landseer; colour frontispiece each vol; marbled ep's; spine ruled in gilt. Edited by Marion Harland. Leather rubbed at extremities, but a very handsome set of this encyclopedia of literary characters by the author of the famous Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable.
$260.00                          Book Number: 10150                         Order / Enquire

Burgess, Thornton W.
While the Story-Log Burns
Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1940. 4th Printing
Hardcover in complete dj. 195 pp. Illustrated with colourplates by Lemuel Palmer. Ink name on front free endpaper; very faint damp stain on lower margins throughout; light foxing to rear endpapers; dj has slight age darkening to rear panel, and light wear to spine tips, with small stain on spine; but still a nice bright copy.
$30.00                          Book Number: 22511                         Order / Enquire

Cameron, Anne
How the Loon Lost Her Voice
Madeira Park, BC: Harbour Publishing, 1985. 1st Edition
31 pp. Illustrated by Tara Miller.
$20.00                          Book Number: 19644                         Order / Enquire

Cruikshank, George (illustrator); Ainsworth, William Harrison
The Tower of London. A Historical Romance.
NY: D. Appleton, 1903. 
xvi + 478 pp. With 40 plates and 58 woodcuts by George Cruikshank. Red cloth with paper spine label; top edge gilt. Founded on the edition of 1840. Bookplate on front pastedown; hinges started but very firm.
$45.00                          Book Number: 11902                         Order / Enquire

Davis, F. Hadland
Mythen En Legenden Van Japan
Zutphen: W. J. Thieme, 1979. 3rd Printing
n.d. (early 20th c.) 404 pp. Dutch translation of Davis's Myths and Legends of Japan, beautifully illustrated with 32 colourplates by Evelyn Paul. Red cloth with gilt-stamped cover vignette; top edge gilt. Ink price on front free endpaper, and ink name on half-title; spine darkened and faded; generally a fair copy with otherwise clean interior and ALL PLATES PRESENT AND BRIGHT. Text in Dutch.
$24.00                          Book Number: 21113                         Order / Enquire

Dickens, Charles
A Christmas Carol in Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas
N. Y.: Advertising Agencies Service Company, 1963. Limited/Numbered
Hardcover in slipcase, as issued. 123 pp. Illustrated in colour by Ervine Metzl. Printed for the Advertising Agencies' Service Company and The Headliners of New York as a Christmas greeting to their clients. #1392/1500. Light sunning to spine. Slipcase VG+, with slight, tight partial split on one edge. A very nice edition of this timeless classic.
$36.00                          Book Number: 25132                         Order / Enquire

Dickens, Charles; Abruzzi, Rey (illustrator)
Excerpts from the Pickwick Papers. 5 Vols.
Philadelphia: Typographic Service Inc., 1963. Limited/Numbered
Hardcover in slipcase, as issued. 1963-1968. Custom bound and printed excerpts from the Pickwick Papers, offered as a Christmas greeting by Samuel A. Dalton, president of Typographic Service Inc. to clients of the company. Appearing annually, each numbered volume contains a chapter of the Pickwick Papers, retaining the chapter's original title, and is vibrantly illustrated in colour by Rey Abruzzi. Volumes are: The First Day's Journey and the First Evenings's Adventures with Their Consequences (#252/1300); An Account of a Wedding (#883/1300); Mr. Pickwick Journeys to Ipswich and meets with a Romantic Adventure with a middle-aged Lady in Yellow Curl Papers (#436/1300); A Short One Showing, Among Other Matters, How Mr. Pickwick Undertook to Drive and Mr. Winkle to Ride: And How They Both Did It (#1198/1300); Too Full of Adventure to be Described (#301/1300). If there was a volume issued in 1966, it is missing from this set. The volume for 1968 was issued after Dalton's death and contains an announcment of his passing laid in. All volumes Fine, with light sunning to one spine. All slipcases Near Fine, with one slightly sunned on borders. All volumes are uniform, except one which is slightly smaller. This set will be of special interest for people interested in illustrations of Dickens's works, and for those interested in the typographic fraternity.
$70.00                          Book Number: 25133                         Order / Enquire

Field, Saul & Levitt, Morton
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, 1972. 
Hardcover with Dj. 120pp. Sketches & color engravings by Saul Field. Dj. slightly soiled and with small nick to upper edge.
$28.00                          Book Number: 9724                         Order / Enquire

Francois-Primo, J.
Frigoulet Dans La Maison Deserte
Monte Carlo: Editions Du Livre, 1946. 
48 pp. Stiff pictorial wraps. Illustrated in colour by Marianne Clouzot. Contents detached from binding due to dried glue; but otherwise a clean and bright Near Fine, quite remarkable for a children's book from 1946. Glassene chipped and worn, as usual. Text in French.
$40.00                          Book Number: 18317                         Order / Enquire

Gachot, Theodore
Mermaids. Nymphs of the Sea
Vancouver: Raincoast Books, 1996. 1st Edition
128 pp. Lavishly illustrated gift book with special features like vellum pages, metallic ink, gatefold, and moveable bits. Photographs by Leah Demchick.
$45.00                          Book Number: 20365                         Order / Enquire

Ha, Kim Chi & Taeko, Tomiyama
At Midnight: A Collection of Poems and Lithographs By Kim Chi Ha and Tomiyama Taeko
Tokyo: Doyo Bijutsu Sha, 1976. 
Hardcover in complete dj. Approx. 60 pp. Poems of Korean dissident poet and playwright, Kim Chi Ha, who was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1976. Lithographs, in b/w and a couple on colour, by Tomiyama Taeko. SIGNED BY TAEKO TOMIYAMA. Missing record which we believe was originally appended to this volume; a couple of small bruises and small abrasion to rear pastedown (presumably from removal of record). Text in Japanese & Korean.
$100.00                          Book Number: 23979                         Order / Enquire

Hegenbarth, Josef
Ewiges Vorbild: Seichnungen Zum Alten Und Neuen Testament
Berlin: Unian Verlag, 1960. 
Hardcover in original printed acetate, as issued. 99pp. Numerous full page b/w illustrations. Text faintly tanned; acetate internally mended with tape on rear panel, not affecting cover title and illustration. Text in German.
$20.00                          Book Number: 9242                         Order / Enquire

Heine, Heinrich.
A BACHERACHI RABBa bacherachi rabbi: toredek el liszickij a had gadjahoz keszult tizenegy litografiajanak hasonmasaval forditotta tandori Dezso
Budapest: Europa Konyvkiado, 1982. 
104 pp. Illustrated in color by El Liszickij. Some rear pages very lightly curdled by moisture, but clean and bright else. Hungarian translation of Heine's " Der Rabbi von Bacharach."
$50.00                          Book Number: 9733                         Order / Enquire

Hine, Daryl; Burnett, Virgil
Bluebeard's Wife
Stratford, ON: Pasdeloup Press, 1975. Limited, Signed, Numbered
Hardcover. Blue cloth spine and decorative boards with paper title label. 16 pp. Full-page illustrations by Virgil Burnett. Calligraphy by Robert Williams. Bound by Porcupine Press, Erin, ON. INSCRIBED BY VIRGIL BURNETT; SIGNED & NUMBERED BY VIRGIL BURNETT. #30/100. Two pervious owner's blind stamps on lower corner of front free endpaper; spine slightly rubbed, and sewing slightly slack; but interior otherwise Fine.
$50.00                          Book Number: 25702                         Order / Enquire

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