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Image for Guild of Book Workers Journal , Spring 2002, Volume XXXVII, Number 1

Guild of Book Workers Journal , Spring 2002, Volume XXXVII, Number 1

By: Guild of Book Workers

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Guild of Book Workers, 2002


Guild of Book Workers Journal , Spring 2002, Volume XXXVII, Number 1. New York: Guild of Book Workers, Inc. 13.9 by 21.5 cm, 95 pp., illus. Very good with only faint wear to the covers. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. View more info

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Guild of Book Workers Journal , Spring 2004, Volume XXXIX, Number 1

By: Guild of Book Workers

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Guild of Book Workers, 2004


Guild of Book Workers Journal , Spring 2004, Volume XXXIX, Number 1. New York: Guild of Book Workers, Inc. 13.9 by 21.5 cm, 68 pp., illus. Very good with only faint wear to the covers and minor bumping to the lower corner. No writing, highlighting, names, or other markings. View more info

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Index: The Colophon 1930-1935, Volumes I, II, III, IV, V

By: Winterich, John; Peter Beilenson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Metuchen, New Jersey, Scarecrow Reprint Corp, 1967

Edition: Reprint


Winterich, John; Peter Beilenson. Index: The Colophon 1930-1935, Volumes I, II, III, IV, V. Metuchen, New Jersey: Scarecrow Reprint Corp., 1967 (originally printed by Pynson Printers in 1935). Navy cloth with gilt spine titles, 15.5 by 23.3 cm, 48 pp. plus a 135-page index. Light rubbing on the lower corners. Includes “A History of the Quarterly” by Winterich, and “A Listing of Types & Papers” by Beilenson. View more info

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Japico - Japanpapiere für die Restaurierung [Japanese Papers for Restorations] [Paper, Sample Book]

By: Japico

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vienna, Japico-Feinpapiervertrieb, August 1990


Vienna: Japico-Feinpapiervertrieb, August 1990. Very Good. Mylar-covered presentation binder with cover page and 26 leaves, printed recto only, with a total of 50 paper samples, most averaging 12 by 8 cm. Light yellowing along the top edge of the cover sheet and back cover only, and a name in pen on the cover sheet. All samples intact. A Japico sample book featuring Japanese-made restoration papers. Japico Fine Paper Sales was founded in 1976 and specializes in hi... View more info

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Joinings and Disjoinings: The Significance of Marital Status in Literature

By: Mink, JoAnna Stephens; Janet Doubler Ward, eds.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bowling Green, OH, Bowling Green State University Popular Press, 1991


Grey cloth with black spine titles, dust jacket, 16 by 23.5 cm, 173 pp. The hardcover is fine – appears unread – with no writing, highlighting, names or other markings. The jacket is very good with uneven sun fading on the spine and top and edges. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Livre D’Or du Bibliophile 1925, 1926 – 1927, 1928 – 1929

By: Chambre Syndicale des D’Art; Various

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, Chambre Syndicale des Éditeurs du Livres D’Art, 1925-27


Première Année 1925, Deuxième Année 1926-1927, Troisième Année 1928-1929, the first volume is no. 1863 of a limited printing of 2000 and the third volume is no. 225 of 1800 printed; the second volume has no such designation. Plain sewn wraps in printed dust jackets, 25.5 by 32.7 cm, not paginated (624 pp. total), illus., 1 tipped-in plate. Chipping at the head and tails of the spine (especially the first volume). The binding of the second volume is shaken with t... View more info

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Members of The Grolier Club 1884-1984

By: Asaf, Allen; Lynda Wornom, compilers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Grolier, 1986

Edition: First edition


Asaf, Allen; Lynda Wornom, compilers. Members of The Grolier Club 1884-1984. New York: The Grolier Club, 1986. Brown cloth with gilt spine titles and cover decorations, 12 by 21.5 cm, 189 pp. Fine. Includes an alphabetical list of members and chronological lists of officers, council members, and committees. First Edition. View more info

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Men and Ghosts of Gough Square - Signed

By: Newton, Alfred Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berwyn, Oak Knoll (Newton), 1930

Inscription: Signed


Newton, Alfred Edward. Men and Ghosts of Gough Square. Berwyn, Pennsylvania: Oak Knoll (A. Edward Newton), 1930. Blue card wraps with a cord tie, 14.5 by 19.5 cm, 24 pp. Yellowing and light wear to the edges, and what looks to be light silverfish damage in the lower margin of the title page and page 13. Inscribed and signed by Newton on the title page: “This six pence additional is for a good cause. A. Edward Newton,” which, I’m sure, relates to the printing i... View more info

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Nelson [Horatio Nelson, 1928 Christmas Keepsake]

By: Newton, Alfred Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Daylesford, Pennsylvania, Self-Published, 1923


Newton, Alfred Edward. Nelson. Daylesford, Pennsylvania: Privately Printed by A. Edward Newton, 1928. Staple-bound, card wraps with string tie, 12.3 by 18.4 cm, [16] pp. Faint sun fading on the spine and very faint cover wear. Newton’s 1928 Christmas keepsake featuring a tipped-in color portrait of Horatio Nelson, followed by Newton’s short essay on the Royal Navy officer. (eph) First Edition. View more info

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Occasional Nuggets from the Providence Public Library Rare & Special Collections, Issues No. One, Two, Three, and Four (1,2,3,4), 2009

By: Providence Public Library

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Providence, Providence Public Library, 2009

Edition: Limited ed


Occasional Nuggets from the Providence Public Library Rare & Special Collections, Issues No. One, Two, Three, and Four (1,2,3,4), 2009. The first four issues of Occasional Nuggets from Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter 2009, numbered editions limited to 200 copies. Card wraps, issues one and four are staple-bound, issues two and three are string-bound, 14 by 21 cm, 12-16 pp. ea., illus., letterpress-printed covers. Near fine. “Each issue bringing to light a gem fr... View more info

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Penrose’s Pictorial Annual: The Process Year Book 1911-1912, Vol. 17 [Printing]

By: Gamble, William, ed.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, A.W. Penrose and Company Ltd., 1912


Green cloth with black and grey spine and cover titles and decorations, advertising endpapers, intaglio frontis of the Mona Lisa, xii 224 pp. plus an 80-page section of plates and an 87-page section of advertising (all printing related) at the back, with numerous additional plates interspersed with the text. A lovely copy with light wear to the corners and head of the spine, and heavier wear to the foot of the spine. Numerous technical articles on the printing trade, i... View more info

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Presenting The Colophon New Series - 1935 Prospectus

By: [The Colophon] Adler, Elmer, et al.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Colophon, 1935


[The Colophon] Adler, Elmer, et al. Presenting The Colophon New Series. New York: The Colophon, nd (early 1935). Staple-bound, card wraps, 15.5 by 23.5 cm, 12 pp. including covers. Light wear at the corners. A beautifully illustrated and typically humorous prospectus advertising the 1935 “New Series” Colophon, “Let’s cut the cake first … Here’s the prize, the icing of the whole occasion. The Colophon goes on…” (eph) First Edition. View more info

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Pressman’s Ink Manual [Printing]

By: Halpern, George M.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Bullinger’s Guides, Inc., 1952


Black cloth with gilt spine and cover titles, 13.5 by 21.3 cm, xvi 182 pp., illus. Very light edge wear to the boards and a faint stain on the front cover; a name in pen on the ffep and “Arkell & Smiths” in pen on the front pastedown. A nice vintage printing manual from the director of the Manhattan School of Printing. Includes a foreword by Fred Hartman and sections on ink and paper relationships, ink problems, special inks, compounds, driers, vehicles, theory of... View more info

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Quest Book Guest Book: A Biblio-Folly - Signed

By: Leona Rostenberg, Madeleine Stern

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, Modoc Press, 1993

Inscription: Signed


Rostenberg, Leona; Madeleine B. Stern. Quest Book – Guest Book: A Biblio-Folly. Santa Monica: Modoc Press, 1993. Perfect-bound, glossy wraps. Near fine. Signed by Rostenberg and Stern on the first leaf: “For our colleague/ G… N… / With best wishes / Leona – Madeline,” with “NY Book Fair, April ‘93” written in a different hand.” Ah, the folly of book hunting – the dynamic duo bring us along on their further adventures. View more info

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Quest Book – Guest Book: A Biblio-Folly - Signed

By: Rostenberg, Leona; Madeleine B. Stern

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, Modoc, 1993

Inscription: Signed


Rostenberg, Leona; Madeleine B. Stern. Quest Book – Guest Book: A Biblio-Folly. Santa Monica: Modoc Press, 1993. Perfect-bound, glossy wraps. Fine. Signed by Rostenberg and Stern on a bookplate on the first leaf. Ah, the folly of book hunting – the dynamic duo bring us along on their further adventures. First Edition. View more info