New York: Christie's, May 24, 2002, quarto, pictorial wrappers. (312) pp. Christie's, Filled with magnificent items: the Stone facsimile of the Declaration on Independence; Curtis, North American Indian; fine bookbindings; Tolkein letters; American Revolution; Civil War; Abraham Lincoln; color plate books; Lewis Carroll; Dickens, and much, much more. Illustrated in color. Very fine. Item #26046
(Rochester, NY: Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, no date [circa 2000]), small octavo, unbound, as issued. (16) pp. Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, "The illustrations shown on the preceding pages were all selected from the John Fass archives in the Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts... Item #23992
BRANDT, William H.
New Castle: Oak Knoll Press, (2009), First Edition, Limited to 600 numbered copies. quarto, red cloth in dust jacket. (xii), (187) pp. Oak Knoll Press, From the dust jacket, "In the late nineteenth century, wood-engraving was the principle medium of illustration employed by publishers. From this beginning, print collector Bill... Item #19418
BURKE, Jackson and Eugene M. Ettenberg.
Boston: Godine, 1998, 36pp. of text and 16pp. of color plates. First Trade Edition. octavo, cloth. Godine, "John Fass and his work at the Hammer Creek Press are practically unknown today except to a small group of devoted cognoscenti. Unlike Rogers, Updike, or Dwiggins, Fass was essentially a private printer... Item #6955
CARTER, Sebastian, editor.
Fine Press Book Association, Spring, 2010, One of 810 "Regular" copies. quarto, plain wrappers in dust jacket. 64 pp. Fine Press Book Association, Aimed to be a "support group" for fine presses, this journal presents lists of recent publications and interesting articles and book reviews. Extensively illustrated, some in color... Item #25448
CARTER, Sebastian, editor.
Fine Press Book Association, Spring, 2012, One of 910 "Regular" copies. quarto, plain wrappers in dust jacket. 64 pp. Fine Press Book Association, Aimed to be a "support group" for fine presses, this journal presents lists of recent publications and interesting articles and book reviews. Extensively illustrated, some in color... Item #25449
GARDINER-MEDWIN, David, (editor).
Bewick Studies. Essays in Celebration of the 250th Anniversary of the Birth of Thomas Bewick 1753-1828.
London: British Library, 2003, First Edition. octavo, cloth in dust jacket. 160pp. British Library, This well-researched book was published in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Bewick, one of the foremost wood engravers in Britain. Eight revealing essays by leading Bewick scholars capture a wealth of... Item #12796
HALL, Dennis, editor.
Fine Press Book Association, May, 1999, One of 1,000 copies. quarto, plain wrappers in dust jacket. 48 pp. Fine Press Book Association, Aimed to be a "support group" for fine presses, this journal presents lists of recent publications and interesting articles and book reviews. Illustrated. A very fine, clean copy. Item #25447
Tampa: University of Tampa Press, (2014), First Edition. square octavo, printed wrappers. 196 pp. University of Tampa Press, Wood engraving and letterpress printing have proven to be more than passing hobbies for Spokane, Washington artist and craftsman Gale Mueller. Sixty Years of Prints & Wood Engravings collects the evidence to... Item #25558
Boston: Godine, (1995), octavo, boards in dust jacket. Godine, Illustrated. Expanding ont he work of Evan Gill in The Inscriptional Work of Eric Gill: An Inventory, this listing adds more than 180 new items. Notes give the locations, sizes, dates, architects and craftsmen. Appendices list Pupils or Assistants, 1906-1940; Locations... Item #8770
Upper Denby, Huddersfield, England: The Fleece Press, 2015, First Edition, Limited to 120 copies. octavo, decorated wrappers. (8) pp. The Fleece Press, The original block of Eric Ravilious' jazzy, geometric cover engraving made in 1933 for the Curwen Press News-Letter No. 6 (printed 1934), now printed in a first ever... Item #25823
(London): The British Library, (1999), First Edition. quarto, cloth in dust jacket. (xii), (354)pp. The British Library, A Biographical Dictionary of Bookplates from the Workshop of Ralph Beilby, Thomas Bewick & Robert Bewick 1760-1849. From the dust jacket: "Though seldom acknowledged, the spare-time production by Thomas Bewick of his celebrated... Item #7557
The Book Art of Lucien Pissarro with a bibliographical list of the books of the Eragny Press 1894-1914.
Wakefield, RI: Moyer Bell, (1997), First Edition, Limited to 1,500 copies. quarto, cloth and printed boards in pictorial dust jacket. (128)pp. Moyer Bell, A stunning collection of wood engravings created by Lucien Pissarro, son of Camille Pissarro, to illustrate the books published by his private press. Arriving in London just... Item #14459
WADDELL, Helen, translator.
London: Constable and Company, 1934, First Edition. octavo, red cloth with pictorial design staped in black, in dust jacket. (xx), 151 pp. Constable and Company, Numerous wood engraved illustrations by Robert Gibbings. Dust jacket with 4"x 1" chip along top edge starting at front panel and affecting top of jacket... Item #24019