- Category = Signed Binding
Essays of Elia.
London: Arthur L. Humphreys, 1911. Full crushed morocco, 6.5 inches tall. A handsome binding by Hatchards with raised bands, gilt and blind tooling in the Arts and Crafts style. Dentelles and all edges gilt. Finely printed on hand made paper. A handsome binding if somewhat rubbed.
The Holy Grail.
London: Strahan, 1870. Full straight grain morocco, 6.5 inches tall. A delightful example of the first edition in a very smart binding by Maclehose with raised bands and all edges gilt.
The Golden Treasury. (Of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language).
Cambridge & London: Macmillan, 1865. Full morocco, 6 inches tall. A fine hard grain morocco by Leighton with gilt raised bands, twin calf labels and very fine and delicate tooling to the panels and boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. There is some rubbing, a clumsily removed bookplate and a name cut out of the first blank, but still a lovely copy of this delightful anthology.
London: Edward Moxon, 1850. Full morocco, 6.5 inches tall. An elegant little volume bound by Hayday and with a neat bookseller's ticket. Raised bands, superb floral gilt tooling to the panels and rolls framing the boards. Dentelles and all edges gilt. A delightful copy of the third edition.More details Price: £125.00
The Poetical Works.
London: George Bell, 1892. Half morocco, 7 inches tall. A very neat half morocco by Sotheran with gilt raised bands, Aldine Leaf centre tools and gilt top edge. A charming copy of the poetical works of this great 17th century devotional poet.More details Price: £120.00
The World: How to square it.
London: Newby, 1854. Half calf, 7 inches tall. A neat Victorian binding by Larkins with gilt raised bands, hunting centre tools, twin labels and gilt top edge. Foxing to the preliminaries.More details Price: £120.00
L’Arlésienne. Pièce en cinq tableaux.
Paris: Dentu, 1892. Half calf, 5.25 inches tall. Charming little volume bound by Fazakerley with gilt raised bands, label and very fine gilt tooling to the panels. Vignettes and full page illustrations.More details Price: £100.00