Modern Books and Manuscripts
GAILLARD A (1916.])
Drawings of the Western FrontEnquire
Landscape format watercolour album, 24 x 16 cm, with pen and ink titling design "Album des Dessins" on front cover. c. 60 leaves, the first 23 with mounted pen and ink drawings, captioned and with trompe l'oeil framing rules. [Vaubecourt,
S. DOMINIC'S PRESS. ; GILL Eric (1921)
being an Essay in masculine Vanity and an exposure of the UnChristian apparel favoured by females. Welfare Handbook No 7. With two wood-engravings by Eric Gill and three by Desmond Chute. Title page printed in red and black. Small 4to., original grey wrappers. Ditchling, S. Dominic's Press.
Cobden-Sanderson T.J (1902)
Ecce Mundus. Industrial Ideals and the Book BeautifulEnquire
First edition. Small 4to., a good copy in original quarter vellum, lettered in black, pale brown boards a little bumped at top fore corner, fore and bottom edges uncut. London, Printed at the Chiswick Press ... Sold by the Hammersmith Publishing Society.
WADSWORTH Edward (1933)
Edward Wadsworth. Sélection chronique de la vie artistique XIIIEnquire
43 black and white illustrations. First edition. 4to, wrappers, glued in to home made card wrappers, hand lettered 'Edward Wadsworth and James Kirkup. 1933-1947', housed in a custom made folding box. Anvers, Éditions Sélection.
LAMB Charles (1823/1833)
ELIA and LAST ESSAYS OF ELIAEnquire
2 volumes, First editions, volume 1 the first issue, 8vo., volume 1 lacking the half title but with the 6pp catalogue, volume 2 with the half title, bound by Riviere in full blue crushed morocco, gilt, 5 raised bands, a.e.g., London,Taylor and Hessey, and Moxon.
HERSCHEL Sir John F. W (1857)
Essays from the Edinburgh and Quarterly Reviews, with Addresses and Other PiecesEnquire
First edition. 8vo., original brown ribbed cloth, re-backed in new cloth, re-using the original spine, housed in a folding box. London, Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts.