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Image for William Douglas Sloane Bookplate [W. & J. Sloane, Ex Libris]

William Douglas Sloane Bookplate [W. & J. Sloane, Ex Libris]

By: William Douglas Sloane

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 2457


William Douglas Sloane, no designer, nd, 6.4 by 8.4 cm. Used, fair with uneven staining. Sloane (1844-1915) was director of the New York furniture firm W. & J. Sloane that was founded by his father. He was married to Emily Thorn Vanderbilt, granddaughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt. View more info

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Bookplates in Iowa

By: Wyer, Malcolm G.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cedar Rapids, IA, The Torch Press: 1914

Edition: Limited ed

Seller ID: 1854


100 printed. Brown paper over boards with bright gilt spine and cover titles, 14.5 by 21.6 cm, frontis (mounted, engraved bookplate for Mary Russell Perkins by Arthur N. McDonald), 56 pp., illus. Only very minor chipping at the head and tail of the spine. There is a universal bookplate on the front pastedown and bookplates for Stanley Weiser and Catherine and Eugene Webb on the rear endpapers. A stunning collection of bookplates by Iowa designers and plates of Iowa r... View more info

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The Bookplate Journal Volume 4 Number 2, September 1986 [The Bookplate Society, London]

By: [Bookplate Society] Butler, W.E., ed.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, The Bookplate Society: Vol. 4 No. 2, September 1986

Seller ID: 2066


Wraps, 13.2 by 21.6 cm, pp. 49-96, illus. Very good with faint wear at the corners. Includes “The Bookplate Legacy of Jacques Hnizdovsky” by W.E. Butler, “Dante and His Divine Comedy on Bookplates” by E.I. Makedonskaia, “The Bookplate Designs of E.M. Lilien” by Otto M. Lilien, “Pravoslav Sovák as a Bookplate Designer” by Gon Jansen, “Profile of an Artist: Henry Wilkinson,” “Portrait of a Bookplate: Dennis Yates Wheatly,” and “Alexander de Riq... View more info

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[???] Grab Bags of Six Mystery Bookplates! [Ex Libris]

By: [Bookplates]

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 2464


[???] Grab Bags of Six Mystery Bookplates! That’s right, you can get six bookplates for the low, low price of ten bucks. We have a few stacks of bookplates that include armorials, pictorials, and typographic labels; from antiquarian plates to contemporary ex libris. You will get two randomly chosen armorials, two pictorials, and two miscellaneous plates. Most are used, but some are not. Condition ranges from good to fine, and there are no bookplates with chips or ... View more info

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George Alexander Macbeth Bookplate [Ex Libris, Rowfant Club, Grolier Club]

By: [George Alexander Macbeth]

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 2452


George Alexander Macbeth, no designer, nd, 10.7 by 4.7 cm. Appears unused, but is mounted to a 16 by 23.5 cm collector’s card, near fine. George Macbeth [1845-1916), of Pittsburgh, was the first manufacturer of optical glass in the Unites States and exhibited examples at the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago (Jordan pp. 23-25). Fittingly, the plate features a pair of glasses and the phrase “Give me your favor: My dull brain was wrought with things forgotten.” Macb... View more info

Image for [Robert Harley] Oxford & Mortimer, 1st Earl of Oxford Bookplate and Signature [Ex Libris]

[Robert Harley] Oxford & Mortimer, 1st Earl of Oxford Bookplate and Signature [Ex Libris]

By: [Robert Harley]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: c. 1711

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2448


[Robert Harley] Oxford & Mortimer, no designer, c. 1711, 6 by 5.6 cm. Used, very good with about 1 mm trimmed off the top of the bookplate’s image. Mounted on a sheet along with a scrap of paper with Harley’s signature as “Oxford.” Printed on the verso is “Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford. Formed the Harlian.” Harley was a British statesman. He was raised to the peerage in 1711 becoming the First Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer. Between 1711 and 1714... View more info

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Vincent Starrett Bookplate by Kennedy [Ex Libris]

By: [Vincent Starrett], Kennedy

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 2459


Vincent Starrett, designer’s mark reads Kennedy, nd, 6.4 by 10.5 cm. Unused with two peeled off hinges, near fine. The red ink variant of this pirate-themed plate (it was also printed in black). Starrett (1886-1974) was originally from Toronto—and born above his grandfather’s bookshop—but was best known as a Chicago-based newsman and author, and book collector. He had at least five different bookplates. View more info