Category: Fine Binding

Sort

Showing 1-16 of 16

Junuis Stat Nominis Umbra (2 volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, June 4 1805

Edition: New Edition

Inventory Number: 42397

Condition: Heavy wear to edges of the binding and foxing to preliminary leaves. Vol. I has a dark spot to bottom corner of the front cover


View more info

Image for Missel Romain Selon Le Reglement Du Concile De Trente

Missel Romain Selon Le Reglement Du Concile De Trente

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Cologne, Jean de la Pierre: 1920

Inventory Number: 42832


View more info

Image for Shakespeare's Works  [25 miniature books box set}

Shakespeare's Works [25 miniature books box set}

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Knickerbocker Leather & Novelty Co.: No Date (1920s?)

Edition: Mini book set.

Inventory Number: 44354

Condition: Books are in very good condition with only very few have wear to the top & bottom of spine


Each of the 25 volumes are bound in different leather types and covers. This set may have been used as a advertisement for the types of leather available at the may be Knickerbocker Leather & Novelty Co. View more info

The Odes, Epodes, and Carmen Seculare of Horace

By: Boscawen, William (translated into English Verse)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, John Stockdale: 1793

Inventory Number: 44802

Condition: Exlib with call number on preface page and remnants of envelope on inside back cover. Vellum is dirtied along spine and edges. Contemporary book inside front fly leaf as well as a partial . Interior is very goodaddresss label inside front cover


View more info

Image for Master Humphrey's Clock. With illustrations by George Cattermole and Hablot Browne (3 volumes)

Master Humphrey's Clock. With illustrations by George Cattermole and Hablot Browne (3 volumes)

By: Dickens, Charles

Price: $475.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1840 & 1841

Inventory Number: 44884

Condition: All three volumes have been expertly repaired and the hinges strengthened. There is wear to binding edges and a few small pieces of the spine are missing. In general this is a very good set in a fine binding


View more info

Under the Lily and the Rose. A Short History of Canada for Children in Two Volumes

By: Doughty, Arthur G.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Ottawa, The Modern Press: 1928

Inscription: Colour illus. by Jas. Cockburn, C. Kreighoff, C.W.

Inventory Number: 41941

Condition: A small scratch to the back cover of volume II otherwise both volumes very good to fine


'The present edition of the work in two volumes is not for sale. It will be offered as a prize book to certain schools in England and in Canada. An edition in one volume will be issued later in English and in French.' Page (xi) View more info

Original Poems in Two Volumes

By: Dryden, John Esq.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Rob.& And.Foulis: 1756

Inventory Number: 42323

Condition: Both volumes have front endpapers almost detached & the top quarter of each endpaper has been clipped off , some offsetting to paper edges first few pages & inside covers . Calf is sl.worn. Contemporar book plate inside front cover both vols


View more info

Image for Faust A Dramatic Poem, by Goethe. Translated into English Prose, with Notes &c. by A. Hayward, Esq.

Faust A Dramatic Poem, by Goethe. Translated into English Prose, with Notes &c. by A. Hayward, Esq.

By: Goethe

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Edward Moxon: 1838

Edition: Third Edition

Inventory Number: 44886

Condition: Wear to the marbling on the front cover, and wear to edges of the binding. Title page foxed and the 1st. 15 pages have a stain to the top corner, page 1/2 has been repaired


View more info

Image for The Vicar of Wakefield

The Vicar of Wakefield

By: Goldsmith, Oliver

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Company: 1914

Inscription: Sullivan, Edmund J.

Inventory Number: 41907

Condition: Previous owner's bookplate & inscription, leather worn along edges , generally vg


View more info

The History of the United States of North America, From The Plantation of the British Colonies Till Their Revolt and Declaration of Independence ( in 4 volumes)

By: Grahame, James

Price: $475.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder and Co.: 1836

Inventory Number: 42826

Condition: All four volumes have some wear to edges & rubbing to boards, Vol.III has a small piece missing from volume label on spine as well as scotch tape to top of spine. Generally a very nice set; beautifully bound


Previous owner's gift inscription on front endpaper vol.I ; also small binder's ticket (Ingalton Eton ?) upper inside front cover vol.I View more info

Image for Paradise Lost A Poem, in Twelve books (in 2 vols)

Paradise Lost A Poem, in Twelve books (in 2 vols)

By: Milton, John

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, Printed for John Sharpe by C. Whittingham, Chiswick: 1816 & 1817

Inventory Number: 44794

Condition: Volume I has detached front board, wear to edges leather both volumes. Some dampstaining and foxing to endpapers


Engr. Title page reads 1816 as pub date,regular title page reads 1817 View more info

In Ole Virginia or Marse Chan and Other Stories with an etching by W.L. Sheppard

By: Page, Thomas Nelson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1890

Inscription: W.L. Sheppard

Inventory Number: 45337

Condition: Very good


Cameo Editions View more info

Image for Traditions of Perth, Containing Sketches of the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants, and Notices of Public Occurrences. During the Last Century: Interesting Extracts From Old Records: Notices of the Neighbouring Localities of Historical Interest;

Traditions of Perth, Containing Sketches of the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants, and Notices of Public Occurrences. During the Last Century: Interesting Extracts From Old Records: Notices of the Neighbouring Localities of Historical Interest;

By: Penny, George

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Perth, Messrs Dewar, Sidey, Morison, Peat, and Drummond: 1836

Inventory Number: 44798

Condition: Fine binding by Bayntun of Bath. Previous owner's bookplate in front with name removed. Book plate at rear .


View more info

Image for Poems (with fore-edge painting)

Poems (with fore-edge painting)

By: Rogers, Samuel

Price: $675.00

Publisher: London, Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies: 1816

Inventory Number: 44763

Condition: Inner hinge crack and some light wear to the edges of the binding


On the 1st. fly leaf in pen is Orwell Manse'. On the 2nd. fly leaf in pen is 'Sarah Barclay August 1842' and the top margin of the title page in pen is 'Sarah Lidey.' View more info

The History of the French Revolution translated, with Notes and Illustrations From the Most authentic Sources, by Frederick Shoberl (in Five Volumes)

By: Thiers, M.A.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1838

Inventory Number: 41901

Condition: All vols sl. scuffed & worn along edges, interiors vg


View more info

Image for The Lives of  Doctor John Donne Sir Henry Wotton Knight Mr. Richard Hooker Mr. George Herbert and Doctor Robert Sanderson

The Lives of Doctor John Donne Sir Henry Wotton Knight Mr. Richard Hooker Mr. George Herbert and Doctor Robert Sanderson

By: Walton, Izaak

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, Scott-Thaw Company: 1904

Edition: Privately printed , # 8 of a limited edition of 210 copies signed by Publisher.Large paper edition

Inventory Number: 42822

Condition: Sl. wear to edges covers with small piece (2.5cm) missing from top spine


View more info