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The deluxe edition with the additional suite of Salvador Dali's illustrations for Lewis Carroll's proto-Surrealist masterpiece.
Dali, Salvador. Carroll, LewisAlice's Adventures in Wonderland...1969
£22,500
Alexander Macpherson Campbell's presentation copy of this scarce large format study of Scottish costume and characters.
Macleay, Kenneth & Vincent BrooksHighlanders of Scotland. Portraits...1870
£3,000
A unique collection of material by David Hockney comprising original drawings, screenprint proofs and posters for a work to promote his own lecture at Newcastle University in 1965.
Hockney, DavidDavid Hockney Will Come...1965
£47,500
Picturesque Views on the River Exe
A scarce example of this bucolic pictorial tour of the River Exe.
£950
Haseler, Henry et alPicturesque Views on the...1819
Pirosmanachvili 1914
Iliazd's and Picasso’s homage - their final collaboration - to the painter Niko Pirosmanachvili.
£12,500
Picasso, Pablo. Zdanevitch, Ilia (Iliazd)Pirosmanachvili 19141972
Coloured Views on the Liverpool and...
The first issue of Bury's beautifully illustrated work on the first inter-city railway with the two additional folding colour plates.
£4,000
Bury, T[homas]. T[albot]Coloured Views on the...1831
Where God Is Love Is
The scarce Christmas Ashendene translation of Tolstoy.
£2,250
Ashendene Press. Tolstoy, Leo. Maude, Louise & Aylmer Maude (Trans)Where God Is Love...1924, Christmas
The Percy Folio of Old English...
The de la More edition of the highly important Percy Folio on vellum.
£9,500
Percy, Bishop Thomas. Furnivall, Dr. F. J. and Professor J. W. Hales. (Eds.)The Percy Folio of...1905
Abregé de l'Art Poétique François
The Eragny Press edition of Ronsard's 'Abregé [sic] de l'Art Poétique François'.
£2,250
Eragny Press. Ronsard, Pierre deAbregé de l'Art Poétique...1903
Songs by Ben Jonson. A Selection...
The dedication copy of the Eragny 'Songs by Ben Jonson' on vellum.
£25,000
Eragny Press. Jonson, BenSongs by Ben Jonson...1906
Endymion: A Poetic Romance
The first edition of Keats' 'Endymion'.
£9,500
Keats, JohnEndymion: A Poetic Romance1818
Keats. (Poems)
A very scarce copy of the vellum issue of the Doves Press' Keats in a highly accomplished binding of red morocco by Frieda Thiersch.
£50,000
Doves Press. Keats, JohnKeats. (Poems)1914
Torquato Tasso. Ein Schauspiel von Goethe
The Doves Press edition Goethe's 'Torquato Tasso' on vellum with gilt initials supplied by Graily Hewitt.
£12,500
Doves Press. Goethe, J. W. vonTorquato Tasso. Ein Schauspiel...1913
The Designs of Inigo Jones, Consisting...
An outstanding example of the first edition of the published works of Inigo Jones in contemporary French red morocco.
£18,500
Jones, Inigo. Kent, WilliamThe Designs of Inigo...1727
Danaë
Laurence Hodson's copy on vellum of 'Danaë', the last book sold by Hacon & Ricketts.
£12,500
Vale Press. Ricketts, Charles. Moore, Thomas SturgeDanaë1903
Les Malheurs des Immortels révélés par...
Iliazd's presentation copy - with a double presentation from both Max Ernst and Paul Eluard - of the first edition of the seminal collaboration marking the boundary between dada and Surrealism.
£8,500
Ernst, Max. Eluard, PaulLes Malheurs des Immortels...1922
Essays. With Preface by Thomas Carlyle
A fine copy on vellum of Emerson's Essays, the only American text printed at the Doves Press.
£15,000
Doves Press. Emerson, Ralph WaldoEssays. With Preface by...1906
L'Escarmouche. Journal Illustré Hebdomadaire. Première Année...
An excellent, complete set of the very scarce fin-de-siècle illustrated revue 'L'Escarmouche' with additional important ephemera and original material.
£8,500
Ibels, Toulouse-Lautrec, Vallotton, Hermann-Paul, Vuillard, Willette et al. Darien, Georges. (Dir.)L'Escarmouche. Journal Illustré Hebdomadaire...1893–1894
Afat. Soixante-Seize Sonnets
The first of Iliazd's beautiful and typographically inventive illustrated books and the first he produced with Picasso.
£32,000
Picasso, Pablo. Iliazd (Ilia Zdanevitch)Afat. Soixante-Seize Sonnets1940
Charles Baudelaire. Pauvre Belgique
An excellent copy of Marcel Broodthaers' scarce gnomic artist book based on Charles Baudelaire's criticism of Belgium.
£22,500
Broodthaers, MarcelCharles Baudelaire. Pauvre Belgique1974
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