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Auction archive: Lot number 313

PRESS BOOKS and FINE PRINTING]. [ERAGNY PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. Of Gardens. An Essay. London, 1902. 8vo, original boards, slightly darkened. LIMITED EDITION, one of 226 copies. John Quinn, bookplate -- [BALLANTYNE PRESS]. The Parables from the Gospel...

Auction 15.10.1997
15 Oct 1997
Estimate
US$3,000 - US$4,000
Price realised:
US$6,900
Auction archive: Lot number 313

PRESS BOOKS and FINE PRINTING]. [ERAGNY PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. Of Gardens. An Essay. London, 1902. 8vo, original boards, slightly darkened. LIMITED EDITION, one of 226 copies. John Quinn, bookplate -- [BALLANTYNE PRESS]. The Parables from the Gospel...

Auction 15.10.1997
15 Oct 1997
Estimate
US$3,000 - US$4,000
Price realised:
US$6,900
Beschreibung:

PRESS BOOKS and FINE PRINTING]. [ERAGNY PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. Of Gardens. An Essay. London, 1902. 8vo, original boards, slightly darkened. LIMITED EDITION, one of 226 copies. John Quinn, bookplate -- [BALLANTYNE PRESS]. The Parables from the Gospels. London, 1903. 4to, original vellum, uncut -- [RICCARDI PRESS]. DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. London, 1914. 4to, original cloth-backed boards, some rubbing to joints, light soiling to edges. LIMITED EDITION, number 258 of 1000 copies -- [BREMER PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. The Essays. Bad Tölz, 1920. Folio, original boards, light wear to spine. LIMITED EDITION, number 126 of 1625 copies -- [GREGYNOG PRESS]. HERBERT, GEORGE. Poems. Newtown, 1923. 4to, contemporary blue morocco, t.e.g. others uncut, rubbing to spine. LIMITED EDITION, number 30 (of 43 specially bound in morocco ?) of a total edition of 300 -- [NONESUCH PRESS]. HERBERT, GEORGE. The Temple Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations. London, 1927. 8vo, original cloth, g.e. LIMITED EDITION, number 1079 of 1500 copies -- [BOOK PRESS]. ROMANES, ALVA. The Golden Years. San Francisco, 1928. Illustrated by Howard Simon Folio, original vellum. LIMITED EDITION, number 5 of 15 copies of a total edition of 250 signed by Romanes and Simon -- [CRESSET PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. The Essayes. London, 1928. Folio, original vellum, some rubbing; wooden slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 240 of 250 copies -- [CROSBY GAIGE]. HUMPHRIES, ROLFE. Europe and other Poems and Sonnets. New York, 1928. 8vo, original cloth backed boards, soiled. LIMITED EDITION, one of 350 copies -- HERBERT OF CHERBURY, EDWARD. The Autobiography of Edward Lord Herbert of Cherbury. Newtown, 1928. Folio, original cloth. LIMITED EDITION, number 278 of 300 copies -- [NONESUCH PRESS]. BEEDOME, THOMAS. Select Poems. London, 1928. 8vo, original vellum. LIMITED EDITION, number 978 of 1250 copies -- [GOLDEN COCKEREL]. GIBBINGS, ROBERT. The 7th Man. A True Cannibal Tale. Berkshire, 1930. 8vo, contemporary cloth backed pictorial boards, t.e.g. LIMITED EDITION, number 243 of 500 copies -- [GRABHORN PRESS]. GRABHORN, JANE BISSELL. A California Gold Rush Miscellany. San Francisco, 1934. Folio, original cloth backed. LIMITED EDITION, one of 550 copies -- [GREGYNOG PRESS]. The Revelation of St. John the Divine. Newtown, 1932. Folio, orignial calf, light rubbing to joints. LIMITED EDITION, number 182 of 250 copies -- [LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB]. SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. Works. New York, 1939-41. 37 volumes (only), folio, original cloth backed boards. LIMITED EDITION, number 1757 of 1950 sets -- [LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB]. O'NEILL, EUGENE. The Iceman Cometh. With Drawings and a Lithograph by Leonard Baskin New York, 1982. Folio, original boards; slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 1815 of 2000 copies signed by Baskin -- [With]: CHESTERTON, G.K. Gloria in Profundis. London, n.d. 8vo, original printed wrappers. Ariel Poems number 5 -- SASSOON, SIEGFRIED. Nativity. London, n.d. 8vo, original printed wrappers, light chipping to cover. Ariel Poems number 7 -- ELIOT, T.S. Journey of the Magi. London, n.d. 8vo, original printed wrappers. Ariel Poems number 8 -- [BINDING]. COSTELLO, LOUISA STUART. The Rose Garden of Persia. London, 1845. 8vo, full red morocco, elaborately gilt by ZAEHNSDORF minor rubbing to spine ends -- [BINDING]. HUISH, MARCUS B. Happy England. London, 1909. 8vo, full red morocco, elaborately gilt by ROWFANT, light wear to joints -- [MINIATURE BOOK]. Pindar. Olympia. Glasgow: Foulis, 1754. 85 x 52 mm., contemporary wrappers, uncut, chipping to margins -- [MINIATURE BOOK]. CICERO, MARCUS TULLIUS. De Officiis... London, 1821. 82 x 45 mm., contemporary calf, spine faded, light rubbing -- and approximately 60 other Press Books. Mostly LIMITED EDITIONS. Together approximately 115 volumes, various sizes, mostly original bindings, condition varies. (115)

Auction archive: Lot number 313
Auction:
Datum:
15 Oct 1997
Auction house:
Christie's
New York, East
Beschreibung:

PRESS BOOKS and FINE PRINTING]. [ERAGNY PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. Of Gardens. An Essay. London, 1902. 8vo, original boards, slightly darkened. LIMITED EDITION, one of 226 copies. John Quinn, bookplate -- [BALLANTYNE PRESS]. The Parables from the Gospels. London, 1903. 4to, original vellum, uncut -- [RICCARDI PRESS]. DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. London, 1914. 4to, original cloth-backed boards, some rubbing to joints, light soiling to edges. LIMITED EDITION, number 258 of 1000 copies -- [BREMER PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. The Essays. Bad Tölz, 1920. Folio, original boards, light wear to spine. LIMITED EDITION, number 126 of 1625 copies -- [GREGYNOG PRESS]. HERBERT, GEORGE. Poems. Newtown, 1923. 4to, contemporary blue morocco, t.e.g. others uncut, rubbing to spine. LIMITED EDITION, number 30 (of 43 specially bound in morocco ?) of a total edition of 300 -- [NONESUCH PRESS]. HERBERT, GEORGE. The Temple Sacred Poems and Private Ejaculations. London, 1927. 8vo, original cloth, g.e. LIMITED EDITION, number 1079 of 1500 copies -- [BOOK PRESS]. ROMANES, ALVA. The Golden Years. San Francisco, 1928. Illustrated by Howard Simon Folio, original vellum. LIMITED EDITION, number 5 of 15 copies of a total edition of 250 signed by Romanes and Simon -- [CRESSET PRESS]. BACON, FRANCIS. The Essayes. London, 1928. Folio, original vellum, some rubbing; wooden slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 240 of 250 copies -- [CROSBY GAIGE]. HUMPHRIES, ROLFE. Europe and other Poems and Sonnets. New York, 1928. 8vo, original cloth backed boards, soiled. LIMITED EDITION, one of 350 copies -- HERBERT OF CHERBURY, EDWARD. The Autobiography of Edward Lord Herbert of Cherbury. Newtown, 1928. Folio, original cloth. LIMITED EDITION, number 278 of 300 copies -- [NONESUCH PRESS]. BEEDOME, THOMAS. Select Poems. London, 1928. 8vo, original vellum. LIMITED EDITION, number 978 of 1250 copies -- [GOLDEN COCKEREL]. GIBBINGS, ROBERT. The 7th Man. A True Cannibal Tale. Berkshire, 1930. 8vo, contemporary cloth backed pictorial boards, t.e.g. LIMITED EDITION, number 243 of 500 copies -- [GRABHORN PRESS]. GRABHORN, JANE BISSELL. A California Gold Rush Miscellany. San Francisco, 1934. Folio, original cloth backed. LIMITED EDITION, one of 550 copies -- [GREGYNOG PRESS]. The Revelation of St. John the Divine. Newtown, 1932. Folio, orignial calf, light rubbing to joints. LIMITED EDITION, number 182 of 250 copies -- [LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB]. SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. Works. New York, 1939-41. 37 volumes (only), folio, original cloth backed boards. LIMITED EDITION, number 1757 of 1950 sets -- [LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB]. O'NEILL, EUGENE. The Iceman Cometh. With Drawings and a Lithograph by Leonard Baskin New York, 1982. Folio, original boards; slipcase. LIMITED EDITION, number 1815 of 2000 copies signed by Baskin -- [With]: CHESTERTON, G.K. Gloria in Profundis. London, n.d. 8vo, original printed wrappers. Ariel Poems number 5 -- SASSOON, SIEGFRIED. Nativity. London, n.d. 8vo, original printed wrappers, light chipping to cover. Ariel Poems number 7 -- ELIOT, T.S. Journey of the Magi. London, n.d. 8vo, original printed wrappers. Ariel Poems number 8 -- [BINDING]. COSTELLO, LOUISA STUART. The Rose Garden of Persia. London, 1845. 8vo, full red morocco, elaborately gilt by ZAEHNSDORF minor rubbing to spine ends -- [BINDING]. HUISH, MARCUS B. Happy England. London, 1909. 8vo, full red morocco, elaborately gilt by ROWFANT, light wear to joints -- [MINIATURE BOOK]. Pindar. Olympia. Glasgow: Foulis, 1754. 85 x 52 mm., contemporary wrappers, uncut, chipping to margins -- [MINIATURE BOOK]. CICERO, MARCUS TULLIUS. De Officiis... London, 1821. 82 x 45 mm., contemporary calf, spine faded, light rubbing -- and approximately 60 other Press Books. Mostly LIMITED EDITIONS. Together approximately 115 volumes, various sizes, mostly original bindings, condition varies. (115)

Auction archive: Lot number 313
Auction:
Datum:
15 Oct 1997
Auction house:
Christie's
New York, East
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