PERKIN, Michael

PERKIN, Michael. A Directory of the Parochial Libraries of the Church of England and the Church in Wales

London, Bibliographical Society 2004.

8vo. 490 p., with frontispiece. Blue buckram, gilt lettering to spine. Fine condition.

WEAVER, William D. (Ed.)

WEAVER, William D. (Ed.). Catalogue of the Wheeler Gift of Books, Pamphlets and Periodicals in the Library of thee American Institute of Electrical Engineers. With Introduction, Descriptive and Central Notes by Brother Potamian

New York, American Institute of Electrical Engineers, 1909.

8vo. 2 vols. vii, 504 p.; 475 p.. Both volumes with frontispiece portraits protected by tissue paper guards. Marbled endpapers. Coated cloth, gilt lettering on green-paint labels to spines. Light wear and soiling to covers, faded spines. From the library of H. W. Crozier, name stamped on pastedowns. A good copy.

 

REYNARDSON, C. T. S. Birch

REYNARDSON, C. T. S. Birch. Down the Road or Reminiscences of a Gentleman Coachman

London, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1875.

8vo. xxi, (3), 224 p., with 12 fine colour plates (lithographs), including frontispiece. A beautiful straight-grain morocco gilt binding. Spine in 6 compartments, richly decorated. Marbled endpapers. A near fine copy, only very negligible little scratches along cover edges and hinges.

SCHULLIAN & SOMMER

SCHULLIAN, Dorothy M. and Francis E. SOMMER. A Catalogue of Incunabula and Manuscripts in the Army Medical Library

New York, Henry Schuman, [1950?].

8vo. xiii, 361 p., [12] p. of plates. Black buckram, gilt lettering to spine. A near fine copy.

CAMERON STONE, George

CAMERON STONE, George. A Glossary of the Construction, Decoration and Use of Arms and Armor in all Countries and in all Times

New York, Jack Brussel, 1961.

Folio, 5 ff., 694 pp., ill., frontispiece plate. Brown buckram with lettering and decoration stamped in silver paint. A Fine copy in a silver slipcase.

ALDINE PRESS

The Aldine Press. Catalogue of the Ahmanson-Murphy Collection of Books by or relating to the Press in the Library of the University of California, Los Angeles, incorporating Works recorded elsewhere

London, University of California Press, 2001.

Folio, 671 pp., cloth over boards, Aldine anchor and dolphin printed on paper label glued to front cover. Slipcase wrapped in cloth. A fin copy.

POYNTER, F. N. L.

POYNTER, F. N. L.. A Catalogue of Incunabula in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library

London, Oxford University Press, 1954.

4to, 2 vols, Ill., blue buckram, spine gilt, original dust jackets slightly soiled. An excellent copy.

JOYCE, James

JOYCE, James. Two Tales of Shem and Shaun. Fragments From Work In Progress

London, Faber & Faber, 1932.

FIRST EDITION. 45 pp., light green paper over boards, spine a little damaged with paper removed. Lacking dust jacket. Address stamped in red on endpapers and throughout, annotations in red and blue pencil. Pencil autograph: “John B[…]? / (from Una Pope-Hennessy / Xmas 1933)”. Age yellowing. A fair copy.

RYLANDS LIBRARY

The John Rylands Library Manchester: Catalogue of the Exhibition of the earliest printed Editions of the principal Greek and Latin Classics and of a few Manuscripts. With an Introduction by the Librarian and Facsimiles

Manchester, The University Press, 1926.

8vo. viii, 71 pp., with 8 plates. Original printed paper wrappers. Foot of spine a little defective. Light age yellowing throughout. A very good copy.