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The Art of the Woodcut in the Italian Renaissance Book

By: Bennett Gilbert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York; Los Angeles, The Grolier Club; UCLA Special Collections: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: OG914-016


LIMITED EDITION of 1,500 copies, designed by Spring Harvey. Pamphlet. 9 x 6 inches. 24 pp. Illustrated title page printed with red and black ink; text clean, unmarked. Gray printed wrappers, titled in red, illustration in black on front cover, stapled; binding square and tight. Fine. A checklist for an exhibition on Italian Renaissance woodcuts, from the UCLA Special Collections. Bennett Gilbert, a history instructor at Portland State University and an antiquarian ... View more info

Visible Words: A Study of Inscriptions in and as Books and Works of Art.

By: John Sparrow (1906-1992).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Cambridge University Press,: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-320


Series: The Sandars Lectures in Bibliography. FIRST EDITION. 4to. 11 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches. (xvi), (152) pp. Half-title, printer's device on title page, 63 black-and-white figures, index; text clean, unmarked, pages toned. Gray cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, corners bumped, jacket soiled. Very Good. With a quick glance at ancient inscriptions, this book studies the development of the inscription - a text composed ... View more info

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L'Hotel-Dieu de Beaune

By: Leandre Vaillat

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Paris, chez L. Carteret and et chez F.-L. Schmied: 1921

Edition: First Edition, thus

Seller ID: SFK418-031


LIMITED EDITION of 225 copies, printed in July 1921 at the atelier of Francois-Louis Schmied, Pierre Bouchet, pressman. 8vo. 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Unpaginated. [52] pp. Half-title, limitation page, frontispiece, title page printed in red and black inks with printer's device in blue, 5 large multi-colored wood engravings by Francois-Louis Schmied throughout; text clean, unmarked, faint offsetting from engravings on opposing pages. Plain white wrappers with printed ja... View more info

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Dear Mr. Hunter: The Letters of Vojtech Preissig to Dard Hunter, 1920-1925.

By: Richard Kegler and Timothy Conroy, editors.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY:, P22 Editions,: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: CH814-412a


LIMITED TRADE PAPERBACK EDITION of 1,000 copies printed on watermarked handmade paper produced at the Mountain House Paper Mill by Dard Hunter III, Chillicothe, OH. 8vo. 8 x 5 1/2 inches. (xii), 63, [3] pp. Illustrations throughout the text; text clean, unmarked. Perfect bound printed wrappers; binding square and tight. Compliments of the American Printing History Association bookplate inside front cover. Fine. This small volume seeks to bring attention to Vojtech ... View more info

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Reynolds Stone, 1909-1979. An Exhibition held in the Library of the Victoria and Albert Museum from 21 July to 31 October 1982.

By: Victoria and Albert Museum.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London:, Victoria and Albert Museum,: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-411


FIRST EDITION of this exhibition catalog. 8vo. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. 84, [1] pp. Black-and-white frontispiece portrait of Stone, Introduction by Rauri McLean, Autobiographical Introduction and A Note of Word Engraving by Reynolds Stone, illustrated throughout, catalogue of the exhibition, bibliography; text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers with woodcuts on front and rear covers; binding square and tight, shelf wear. Very Good. WITH: [Prospectus] Reynolds Stone. B... View more info

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The Masters of Wood-Engraving

By: William James Linton (1812-1897)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT; London, At the Residence of the Author; F. G. Stevens: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: RT318-005


LIMITED EDITION of 600 copies, this is one of 500 on smaller size paper, being number 158 and SIGNED by the author on the limitation page, printed at the Chiswick Press, C. Whittingham and Co., Tooks Court, Chancery Lane, London. Folio. 16 7/8 x 12 3/4 inches. [iv], (xviii), (230) pp. Half-title, limitation page, color frontispiece, all the text illustrations and plates present as called for in the list of illustrations, indexes; text with occasional soiling, light of... View more info