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A CATALOG OF THE MINIATURE BOOK COMPETITION

By: Anderson, Frank J. (editor)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Miniature Book Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53260


Ivory stapled wraps. 2-7/8" square. Nick to lower front near spine affecting first dozen or so pages, shallower nick to upper front near spine affecting only the first few pages; light wear at corners; faint, superficial scratching to covers; staples beginning to show rust. ; Type set by Miriam and Ken Irwin at Mosaic Press and printed by Empire Printing.; Miniature; 47+ pages View more info

Andrusko Karoly: POTISJE ADA 1980 Originalni Drvorezi Rucni Otisak - Eredeti Fametszetek Kezinyomat

By: Andrusko, Karoly

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ada, Jugoslavia, Mladi Graficar / Varnyu Gyorgy: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 54946


2" x 1-3/4". Blue boards, gilt titles. With the miniature bookplate of book printer Don Hildreth (Ash Ranch Press, San Diego) inside the front cover. Text in Serbian.; Wood block prints; Miniature; Unpaginated pages View more info

Andrusko Karoly: NOVI SAD 1977 Originalni Drvorezi Rucni Otisak - Eredeti Fametszetek Kezinyomat

By: Andrusko, Karoly

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ada, Jugoslavia, Mladi Graficar / Varnyu Gyorgy: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 54947


2" x 1-3/4". 400 copies printed. Brown boards, gilt titles. With the miniature bookplate of book printer Don Hildreth (Ash Ranch Press, San Diego) inside the front cover.; Wood block prints; Miniature; Unpaginated pages View more info

Andrusko Karoly: KANJIZA Drugo Izdanje

By: Andrusko, Karoly

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ada, Jugoslavia, Mladi Graficar / Varnyu Gyorgy: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 54948


2" x 1-3/4". Green boards, gilt titles. With the miniature bookplate of book printer Don Hildreth (Ash Ranch Press, San Diego) inside the front cover.; Wood block prints; Miniature; Unpaginated pages View more info

THE MAN WHO DIDN'T BELIEVE IN CHRISTMAS

By: Austin, Mary

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Ford Press (privately printed through Opium Books): 1969

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 53273


No. 285 of 500 copies of the miniature facsimile edition signed by Alla T. Ford, the publisher. Also with an inscription by Ford to a previous owner on the front free endpaper, dated 12/80. 2.5" tall. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt title on front; green pages with red type. With the miniature bookplate of book printer Don Hildreth (Ash Ranch Press, San Diego) on the front pastedown. Slight yellowing around page edges.; Miniature; 46 pages; Signed by Contributor View more info

English Books & Readers. Being a study in the history of the book trade... 3 Volumes 1475 to 1557; 1558 to 1603; and 1603 to 1640.

By: BENNETT, H.S.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 67388


Three volumes in maroon cloth. Volume one is a second edition, volumes two and three are first printings. A very clean, unmarked set but for some bumped corners to a couple of volumes. Minor soiling to dust jackets. The jacket on volumes one is price clipped but the other two are not. Quite a nice set. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The Secret of the Stratemeyer Syndicate Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys and the Million Dollar Fiction Factory

By: Billman, Carol

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ungar Pub Co: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66943


Blue boards. Bump to the lower spine end. Foxing to the page edges. All else is quite tight and clean. The dust jacket has only very minimal wear. No tears or chips. Not price clipped. ; Recognitions; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 187 pages View more info

The Travel Series, Volume II: Road Trips, Book Five

By: Christensen, Judith

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Calla Press: 2000

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 53284


Accordian-fold booklet with self-closing flap. One of 125 copies. 1-3/8" tall. ; Travel Series, Vol. II, Bk. 5; Miniature; Unpaginated pages View more info

William Cooper's A Catalogue of Chymicall Books, 1673-88 A Verified Edition

By: Cooper, William & Stanton Linden

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Garland Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 68138


Green cloth. An excellent, nearly fine copy. Small bookseller's label to the rear pastedown, otherwise completely clean and unmarked. ; Garland Reference Library of the Humanities; 9 X 6 X 0.75 inches; 159 pages View more info

The Spanish Press of California 1833-1845

By: Cowan, Robert Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Printed by Lawton Kennedy: 1931

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 58151


Buff unprinted wraps, printed paper label on the spine. Lightly soiled covers. Some foxing to the endpapers and fore edges. There are a few tiny chips to the spine label. ; Signed by Cowan on the colophon page. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 21 pages; Signed by Author View more info

La Divine Comedie Manuscrit enlumine du XVe siecle

By: Dante & Sergio Samek-Ludovici

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seghers: 1979

Seller ID: 61635


Tan paper covered boards with gently bumped corners. Dj in new mylar has mild edgewear and soil. Binding tight, text clean. Gift inscription on title page. Text in French. Color illustrations.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 123 pages View more info

Letters In Gold Ottoman Calligraphy

By: Derman, M Ugur

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Museum Of Art: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64117


Maroon cloth covered boards with trace edgewear and 3''x2'' waterstain to lower front corner. Dj in new mylar has mild edgewear and light sunning to front fore edge. Binding tight, text clean. Small tear near hinge on bottom of ffep. Narrow 1'' waterstain to top corners of last few pages. Also very faint waterstaining to fore edge of text block but with no rippling. No names, stickers or stamps. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 196 pages View more info

Booksellers Marks

By: Dingman, Larry & Michael Q. Adams

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dinkytown Antiquarian Bookstore: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67834


#246/447, Signed by the author on the title page. Not inscribed. An excellent copy; without marks. Very tight. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" ; 97 pages; Signed by Author View more info

TO EVERY THING THERE IS A SEASON And a Time to Every Purpose under the Heaven

By: Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Orinda, CA, Shoestring Press: 1981

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 53249


Brown cloth spine and pictorial paper-covered boards, marbled endpapers. 4.75" tall. No. 35 of 120. Illustrations are from crayon drawings by children ages 8 and 9, hand colored by a 12-year-old who has also signed the book on the limitation page. ; 32mo; Unpaginated pages; Signed by Illustrator View more info

Pantographia;

By: Fry, Edmund

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Printed by Cooper and Wilson, for John and Arthur Arch, John White, John Edwards, and John Debrett: 1799

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55056


Containing Accurate Copies of all the Known Alphabets in the World; Together with an English Explanation of the Peculiar Force or Power of Each Letter: To Which are Added, Specimens of All Well-Authenticated Oral Languages; Forming a Comprehensive Digest of Phonology. Errata leaf preceding the preface. The errata has been partially lined out. An untrimmed copy with full margins. Rebound in the twentieth century in full cloth with leather label on the spine. New endpapers... View more info

The Historical Society of Southern California bibliography of all published works, 1884-1957

By: Hager, Everett Gordon & Anna Marie Hager

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Historical Society of Southern California: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64626


SIGNED by both authors on half title page with date. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt title and uneven, faint water damage around the edges and along the spine. This has not caused warping or bubbling to the cloth, just a ghostly discoloration. There is also some mild foxing. Dj in new mylar has light edgewear and moderate soil, a 1/2'' hole over spine, uneven browning, and small chips and tears along edges; not price clipped. Binding tight, text clean. Light foxing t... View more info

Old Book A Medieval Anthology

By: Hartley, Dorothy, editor and illuminator

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Alfred A. Knopf: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 67576


Black cloth, gilt decoration on the spine and front. Limited to 1350 copies of which this is one of 500 for America. #996/1500. A remarkably nice copy but for two leaves having tears to the upper edge and then repaired with tape that has browned. Completely unmarked otherwise. The original dust jacket is without chips or tears but does have an overall uneven browning. It has a matching number at the lower spine. The original black board slipcase has some general wear and... View more info

TUMBLEWEEDS WEST May 1987, No. 1

By: Hildreth, Don

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Diego, Ash Ranch Press (Don Hildreth): 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53268


250 copies. Binding is stapled wraps mimicking a matchbook. Signed by Hildreth inside the cover. THIS IS A MINIATURE BOOK. ; Miniature; 20 pages View more info

Buchkunst und Konigtum im ottonischen und fruhsalischen Reich

By: Hoffman, Hartmut

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Anton Hiersemann: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63109


Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt title. Binding tight, interior clean. Book is mostly b/w plates of medieval Latin book pages; rest of text is in German. No stickers or stamps. Previous owner name to half title page. ; Schriften der Monumenta Germaniae Historica; Vol. 30,II; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 310 pages View more info

THE GOTHIC IMPULSE

By: Jackson, Graham

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Carlisle, Ontario, Gerard Brender a. Brandis, Bookwright: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 52722


The covers are spotted as is the slipcase. All else is nearly fine, tight and clean. ; Entirely made by hand by Brandis. The slipcase was made by Bookcrafters of Toronto. Limited to 95 copies of which this is number 15. Signed by the Bookwright, illustrator, and publisher Brandis. ; Wood engravings; 16mo; Signed by Illustrator View more info