Catalogues / New York Antiquarian Book Fair 2017
Maggs Bros. are proud to present a selection of books which we will be exhibiting at the New York Antiquarian Book Fair. The fair, featuring over 200 American and international dealers, is to be held at the Park Avenue Armoury on the weekend of March 9th - 12th. We look forward to welcoming our friends, customers and colleagues at booth D-1.
GREEK ANTHOLOGY (1566)
Anthologia diaforon epigrammaton... Florilegium diversorum epigrammatum veteru,, in septem libros diversrumEnquire
4to (250 x 155mm. ), 539 (=545, pp.283-288 bis), pp., device on title-page, later Dutch vellum over pasteboard, yapp edges
[Geneva]: E. Estienne, H. Fuggeri typographus,
DÖBLIN Alfred ; MATCHANE Zaya Traduit de l'Allemand par.; MAC ORLAN Pierre Preface (1933)
Sixth edition. 8vo., [7pp.], pp-8-460, [1p.], in the original paper wrappers, with titles and ruling in red and black, in a cloth box, a signed, inscribed presentation copy to an unknown female drinker in the city of publication. Paris, Librairie Gallimard,
AUGUST II Duke of Branschweig-Lüneburg (1624))
Gustavi Seleni Cryptomenytices et cryptographiae libri IX, etc.Enquire
folio (295 x 185mm.) , 493, pp., half-title folding letterpress table, engraved border on title-page, 3 engraved illustrations, woodcut diagrams, printer's device on final verso, contemporary Dutch vellum, yapp edges, title leaf trimmed at foot & mounted on a stub
(Lüneburg: J. & H. Stern
DICKENS Charles (1836)
The Library of fiction,or the Family Story-TellerEnquire
With fourteen illustrations. First edition in two volumes. 8vo. Original dark greenish-blue cross-hatch cloth with blindstamped arabesques on boards, gilt lettering on spines withing gilt frames. London, Chapman and Hall.
BROCKMAN James.; FULLER John (1981)
The Ship of Sounds. With a wood engraving by Garrick PalmerEnquire
First edition. Tall 8vo., original full green morocco, lettered in gilt, head and tail bands in yellow, printed on Fabriano Roma Michelangelo and Veronese, printed damp. Sidcot, The Gruffyground Press.