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1 A Catechism of Christian Doctrine, As Approved by the Archbishop and Bishops of England and Wales, And Directed by Them to be Used in All Their Dioceses
Ditching, Sussex Printed and Published at St Dominic's Press 1931 Limited Edition of 500 this 476 Black cloth spine with gilt title and paper cover Very good 7.75 x 5.5 inches (19.6 x 14  8vo. Wood-cut borders by Philip Hagreen 
Paper, handmade by J. Batchelor and Sons. Type handset: Goudy Bold. Press, hand: Stanhope. 
Price: 275.00 CDN
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2 Sub Rosa or, Rape of the Printerie
San Francisco Privately Printed 1930 Card covers with dust jacket stringbound Vg 10 x 7 inches (25.4 x 18 cm) Lg. 8vo. 
An interesting example of early 20th century weird fiction 
Price: 75.00 CDN
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3 The Devil's Artisan. A journal of the Printing Arts 18 (Spring/Summer 1986)
Toronto The Devil's Artisan 1986 Original printed wraps 8.5 x 5.5 inches (21.6 x 14 cm) Sm. 8vo. Inserted is a wood engraving of a unicorn by Denis Milton, Toronto 

Price: 15.00 CDN
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4 Fitzgerald, Edward (rendered into English verse by) Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
Portland, Maine Thomas B. Mosher 1905 card covers Inner and outer hinge crack, covers worn and slightly soiled, previous owner's name to front endpaper, interior very good. 8vo. 

Price: 25.00 CDN
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5 Klinefelter, Walter Christmas Books (together with) A Bibliographical Check-list of Christmas Books;More Christmas Books
Portland, Maine Southworth-Anthoensen Press 1936,1937, 1938 Limited editions Christmas Books & A Bibliographical Check-list of  With publisher's hand signed complimentary cards laid in (signed by Fred Anthoensen). Previous owner's book labels all 3 vols. Vol. I has a chipped & worn spine, other 2 vols are vg 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. 
More Christmas Books & A Bibliographical Check-list of Christmas Books are compiled and edited with an introduction by walter Klinefelter. More Christmas Books has an introduction by Wilbur Macey Stone & Index by Will Ransom 
Price: 100.00 CDN
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6 Lawson, A. S. (by the late) of Aldborough Manor Expository Lectures
no publisher 1873?? (date on preface) For private circulation only Dark maroon calf, gilt title to centre front cover Cover edges worn, spine has 1/2 inch nick at top, missing bottom 1/2 inch, front hinge crack, former owner's name and address manuscript in ink dated July 11th, 1873 to front free endpaper, front board almost detached 5 x 7.25 inches (13 x 18.5 cm) 8vo. Pasted-down photographic frontis 

Price: 75.00 CDN
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7 Sterne, Laurence A Sentimental Journey Through France And Italy. With Six Engravings on Copper By J.E. Laboureur
Waltham Saint Lawrence, Reading, Berkshire The Golden Cockerel Press 1928 Limited Edition of 500 this 203 Red cloth with gilt to spine and top edge gilt Book in very good condition. The dust jacket has a water stain to spine and a small portion missing from the top and bottom of spine 9 x 6 inches (23.25 x 15.5 cm) 8vo. Illus. to title-page and 6 engravings 

Price: 175.00 CDN
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5378 Inglis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1J5, Canada 
Phone: (902) 423-8419
Fax: (902) 423-8503

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