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Image for Jerusalem. A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book

Jerusalem. A Facsimile of the Illuminated Book

By: Blake, William; Joseph Wicksteed : Geoffrey Keynes.

Price: $3,150.00

Publisher: London, Trianon Press for the William Blake Trust: 1951

Edition: First Edition Collectible.

Seller ID: 0818118

Condition: Near Fine


The first publication of a Facsimile of the illuminated book: Jerusalem, by William Blake, by the Trianon Press under the supervision of Arnold Fawcus and Patrick Macleod with the Illuminated pages being reproduced by Daniel Jacomet and printed on rag paper. This copy is numbered 242 of 516 total copies. Bound in custom deep blue leather with gilt spine titling, folio, unpag. Housed in matching blue cloth slipcase. This copy is custom bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe of London, for Sir Maxwell Stirling with his coat of arms in gilt to outer covers. The original copy of the book of Jerusalem was ... View more info

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North Pacific Lands & Waters : A further Six Sections

By: Gary Snyder

Price: $405.00

Publisher: Waldron Island, WA, Brooding Heron Press: 1993

Edition: Limited Edition Used

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 0802745

ISBN: 0918116767

Condition: Fine


One of an edition of 300 copies; signed by Snyder on the title page. A clean and tight copy! Bound in an attractive tan japanese linen cloth over boards with pictorial upper cover label, 8vo, unpag. Illustrations in two colors by noted Northwest artist Bill Holm. A scarce and compelling edition of Snyder's northwestern poetry. View more info

Image for Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books [together with] Thirteen Watercolor Drawings by William Blake Illustrating Paradise Lost by John Milton.

Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books [together with] Thirteen Watercolor Drawings by William Blake Illustrating Paradise Lost by John Milton.

By: Milton, John; Text edited by John T. Shawcross; Introduction by Helen Vendler.

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: San Francicso [2002 & 2008], The Arion Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0814422

Condition: Near Fine


Text volume in black cloth with purple leather spine label and gilt spine titling, with matching black cloth slipcase, 4to, 397pp. Printed by Andrew Hoyem at the Arion Press. Hand numbered (Copy 243 of 400). Together with the companion black linen portfolio (22.25 x 17.25 inches) with printed paper title label to front; containing the first full-scale facsimiles of the suite of 13 watercolor drawings by William Blake. Reproduced from the originals at the Huntington Library and suitable for framing or display. Portfolio was Limited to 400 numbered copies; this copy No. 65. An ambitious and ... View more info

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Portraits in Life and Death

By: Peter Hujar; Susan Sontang (intor.)

Price: $405.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Da Capo Press, Incorporated: 1976

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 0815035

ISBN: 0306800381

Condition: Very Good


4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. In pictorial wraps, 4to, unpag. Incredible collection of portraits of the living (Susan Sontang, John Waters, Fran Leibowitz, William Burroughs, et al) and the dead by Peter Hujar. A scarce photography collection. Introduction by Susan Sontag. (minor light shelfwear and browning to white wraps). View more info

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Transition: a collection of fourteen poetry broadsides.

By: Sam and Sally Green (intro.)

Price: $895.50

Publisher: Waldron Island Wa, Brooding Heron Press & Jawbone Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition Collectible.

Seller ID: 0809611

ISBN: 0918116589

Condition: Very Good+


A scarce limited edition hand numbered (#16). 14 single-sheet, poetry broadsides laid into a blue cloth portfolio case with title labels, suminagashi upper cover label, bone latches. Includes an introduction page signed by Sam and Sally Green as well as the publication announcement. Each broadside is signed by the respective author. A nice copy with minimal light fading to outer cloth case. Authors and titles featured: Denise Levertov: Candles In Babylon; Edward Harkness: Wild Flowers; Jody Aliesan: Spell; Alicia Hokanson: Phosphorus; [W. M. Ransom: From The Porch At Kapowsin; David Lee: Sonne... View more info

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Where the Wild Things Are

By: Sendak, Maurice

Price: $337.50

Publisher: Scranton, PA, U.S.A., HarperCollins Publishers: 1984

Edition: 25th Anniversary Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 0822584

ISBN: 0060254920

Condition: Near Fine


4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. In color pictorial jacket over matching boards, 4to, unpag. Signed by Maurice Sendak in black ink on half-title page. 25th anniversary edition. View more info

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ENGLISH FAIRY TALES: Retold By Flora Annie Steel

By: Steel, Flora Annie

Price: $2,025.00

Publisher: London, Macmilliam & Co.: 1918

Edition: First Edition Collectible.

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: 0820312

Condition: Near Fine


#359 of a limited edition of 500 copies signed by artist Arthur Rackham. Professionally re-bound by The Monastery Hill Bindery in full deep blue leather spine strip preserved with gilt spine titling, 5 raised bands; gilt border to boards, stamped in gilt "The Monastery Hill Bindery" at foot of inside upper board, blue silk endpapers, 4to, 341pp. (slight darkening to spine strip, minor light surface wear to boards). Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall View more info