New and Interesting Acquistions

To Bird With Love [SOLD]

            Parker, Chan and Francis Paudras . To Bird With Love. Antigny: Editions Wizlov , 1981. First edition. Folio. Bound in smooth maroon boards with title label to front board. In original box in good condition, showing splitting at some corners, sunning and scuffing as usual for this item. BookRead More

Crowley Limited Edition [SOLD]

Crowley, Aleister. Leah Sublime. 93 Publishing, 1976. Limited edition. 8vo. Hand-bound in full terracotta-coloured leather, with gilt lettering to front board. Marbled endpapers. Frontispiece portrait of Leah Hirsig by Crowley (glue used at production has caused some rippling. Paper bound in against the grain, causing some minor rippling throughout.) Lettering entirely in green, with limitationRead More

Signed Bindings Collection

  This just in: a wonderful collection of custom, signed leather bindings.         Signed by internationally renowned binderies Asprey, Zaehnsdorf, and Bickers – and featuring sumptuous skins in jewel tones, gilt lettering and raised bands to spines, gilt fillets along edges, elaborate inner gilt dentelles, lustrous gilt page edges, sewn headbands, stunning marbledRead More

Hough’s American Woods [SOLD]

    Hough, Romeyn Beck. The American Woods – Parts I, II, III and IV Exhibited by Actual Specimens and With a Copious Explanatory Text. Lowville NY: Romeyn Beck Hough. Provenance: withdrawn from the Winnipeg Public Library Reference Department, with the usual stamps and call numbers (no pockets, samples unmarked). Books and slipcases show some edgewear,Read More

Tolkien, leatherbound! [SOLD]

This just in: leatherbound Tolkien! We’re selling them in three lots: The Hobbit; The Silmarillion; and The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Tolkien, J. R. R. The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1984. 8vo. Bound in dark green leather witth gilt lettering and decoration, raised bands to spine, allRead More

Oxford English Dictionary [SOLD]

  The iconic two-volume edition of the capstone of dictionaries complete with slipcase, and magnifying glass in its little drawer. [Oxford University Press]. THE COMPACT EDITION OF THE OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY / Complete Text Reproduced Micrographically : 2 volumes in slipcase With magnifying glass in the little drawer atop the books. Oxford: Oxford University Press,Read More

These just in: 1930 Winnie the Pooh Calendars

Milne, A. A. [E. H. Shepard illustrations]. The Pooh Calendar 1930. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1930. Twelve card sheets plus cover, bound with the original cord tie. With Shepard’s colour illustrations. Minor age-toning, a few small spots, and light creases to a few corners; very good. Card covers. Thought for the month, April: “IRead More