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Orlando Jewitt.

By: Harry Graham Carter (1901-1982).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London:, Oxford University Press,: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-154


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8 3/8 x 6 3/4 inches. [vi], (50) pp. Half-title, examples of Jewitt's engravings throughout; text clean, unmarked. Blind- and gilt-stamped teal-blue cloth, original dust-jacket in archival mylar, decorative end-papers; binding square and tight, jacket soiled. Very Good. Thomas Orlando Sheldon Jewitt (1799-1869) was an English wood-engraver who specialized in Gothic architecture. His delicate work was familiar to generations of Victorians, but it... View more info

Decorative Ornaments and Alphabets of the Renaissance.

By: Henry Lewis Johnson (1867-1937).

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York:, Dover Publications,: 1991

Seller ID: CH814-326


Dover Pictorial Archives Series. FACSIMILE REPRINT. 4to. 12 1/8 x 9 5/16 inches. (xiv), 187 pp. Illustrated in black-and-white throughout, glossary, bibliography; pencil notations on title page, otherwise clean and unmarked. Color pictorial wrappers; bindings square and tight, light use / shelf wear. Very Good. This volume was first published in Boston by the Graphic Arts Company in 1923. Typographical ornamentation flourished in the gifted hands of Renaissance a... View more info

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Thoughts & Sketches, 1941-1945.

By: Hermann Zapf (1918-2015).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York:, Kelly-Winterton Press,: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WI716-001


LIMITED EDITION of 1,000 copies, set in Palatino nova types, designed by Jerry Kelly, scans by Akira Kobayashi of Linotype GmbH. Oblong 8vo. 6 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches. [xiv], 16 pp. of preliminaries and translations at the rear. Each of 3 sketch-books separately paginated; 24; 24; and 23 ff. Title page printed with red ornament, color drawings and calligraphy samples throughout; text clean, unmarked. White cloth, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight. Fine... View more info

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Pen and Graver: Alphabets & Pages of Calligraphy by Hermann Zapf. With a Preface by Paul Standard. Cut in Metal by August Rosenberger.

By: Hermann Zapf (1918-2015).

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York:, Museum Books Inc.,: 1952

Seller ID: YF1016-003


LIMITED EDITION of 2,000 copies. Oblong 4to. 9 x 12 inches. [iv], pp., 25 ff., [10] pp. Printed in brick-red and black inks throughout; text clean, unmarked. Vellum spine, blind-stamped brown paper over boards, added clear mylar jacket; binding square and tight, slight bumps to corners, else Fine. This is the first English-Language Edition of Feder und Stichel, printed on Italian Fabriano paper in the private printing office of D. Stempel AG type foundry, Frankfurt... View more info

Lapidaria (Volumes 1-8, complete).

By: John Sparrow (1906-1992).

Price: $850.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-266


FIRST EDITIONS, LIMITED to 100; 200; 125; 160; 200; 200; 200; 200 copies. These 8 volumes are: Lapidaria. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1943). [WITH]: Lapidaria Altera. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1951). [WITH]: Lapidaria Tertia. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1954). [WITH]: Lapidaria Quarta. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1958). [WITH]: Lapidaria Quinta. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1965). [WITH]: Lapidparia Sex... View more info

The Collected Lapidaria.

By: John Sparrow (1906-1992).

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Settrington, York:, Stone Trough Books,: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-262


LIMITED EDITION of 300 copies. Translations by Raymond Shaw-Smith, Introduction by Nicolas Barker. 8vo. 8 9/16 x 5 1/2 inches. 370 pp. Printed in red and black, indexes; text clean, unmarked. Red-stamped oatmeal cloth, dust-jacket with lithographic design by Mark Hearld and printed at the Curwen Press; binding square and tight. Fine. Latin inscriptions, primarily on stone, were the special interest of John Sparrow, classical scholar, bibliophile, and Warden of All... View more info

Rudollf Koch: ein Schopferisches Leben.

By: Oskar Beyer (1890-1964).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Offenbach:, Wilhelm Kumm,: 1984

Seller ID: CH814-008


FACSIMILE REPRINT of the 1953 edition printed by Barenreiter. 4to. 11 3/8 x 8 1/8 inches. (108) pp. Text in German, color frontispiece, illustrated throughout with examples of Rudolph Koch's work, tables at the rear provide a summary of Koch's exhibitions and contributions; text clean, unmarked. Quarter gray cloth, paper over board, facsimile of Koch's signature stamped in red foil on front cover, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square an... View more info

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Art Nouveau: Art and Design at the Turn of the Century

By: Peter Howard Selz and Mildred Constantine, editors.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:, The Museum of Modern Art,: 1960

Seller ID: KSF713-155


4to. 9 3/4 x 7 inches. 192 pp. Color frontispiece, illustrated throughout in black-and-white, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped beige cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, cloth toned around edges, jacket chipped. Good. An exhaustive treatment of the subject. With articles by Alan M. Fern on Graphic Design; Painting and Sculpture, Prints and Drawings by Peter Selz; Decorative Arts by Greta Daniel... View more info

Fritz Kredel: Das buchkunstlerische Werk in Deutschland und Amerika.

By: Ronald Salter (b. 1938).

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Rudolstadt:, Burgart-Presse,: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH814-384


FIRST EDITION. 4to. 12 x 8 1/2 inches. 214 (2) pp. Half-title with color illustration, black-and-white photographic frontispiece portrait of Kredel, text in German-language, color and black-and-white illustrations throughout, including samples of pages layouts, title pages, and color vignettes of Kredel's art work used as decorations throughout, bibliography of Kredel's published work, index; text clean, unmarked. Orange paper over boards, printed paper label on fron... View more info