Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

Francis P Farquhar Listings

If you cannot find what you want on this page, then please use our search feature to search all our listings.

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Francis P Farquhar Enclosing a Specimen of Printing Done at Lhasa, in Tibet (Roxburghe Club Keepsakes)
Francis P Farquhar 1951 First Edition Loose Leaf Collectible: Like New Loose Leaf 
Single sheet, printed on both sides in Tibetan language and printed on rice paper of the 19th century, 3 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches; text clean, un-marked. Enclosed in a yellow printed folder; binding square and tight. Presented at the Roxburghe Club Meeting, November 5, 1951. Fine. Reference: Olmsted and Magee, 40 Years, p. 23. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 George H. Derby (1823-1861), Francis P. Farquhar (1887-1974), editor. Phoenixiana: A Collection of the Burlesques & Sketches of John Phoenix, alias John P. Squibob, who was, in fact, Lieutenant George H. Derby, U.S.A.
San Francisco: The Grabhorn Press, 1937 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
LIMITED EDITION of 550 copies. Series: Third Series of Rare Americana, No. 5. 8vo. 9 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches. (xvi), 240 pp. Frontispiece, illustrated title page, 4 plates, headpieces in various colors; text clean, unmarked. Quarter brown cloth, decorative paper over boards, printed paper spine label, added plain brown paper dust-jacket in archival mylar, ms. spine title on jacket; binding square and tight. Very Good. A new, modern edition of John Phoenix/George Derby's Phoenixiana. Includes an illuminating introduction by Francis P. Farquhar providing historical information on both the man and the book itself. "It is the purpose of the present edition, which may properly be called the fourth, to recapture the spirit of 'Phoenix' by going back to the original newspapers and magazines in which his writings appeared and taking a fresh start." Introduction. One of the fifty books of the year. REFERENCE: Heller and Magee, Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, No. 277. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@johnhowellforbooks.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie