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Image for Rev. Carl E. Petersen Bookplate by Stephen H. Hargan [Ex Libris]

Rev. Carl E. Petersen Bookplate by Stephen H. Hargan [Ex Libris]

By: Rev. Carl E. Petersen Bookplate, Stephen H. Hargan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: np, 1894

Edition: original


np, 1894 original print Good Rev Carl E Petersen by Stephen H Hargan (signed SHH Sc), 1894, 88 by 117 cm, hinged to a small sheet of paper Light wear at the corners and some smearing of the ink in the text at the top A very nice engraving of a library interior topped with a Barrow quote: “He that loveth a book, will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter” Fincham p 40 View more info

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Richard Philip Hart Durkee - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00


Richard Philip Hart Durkee, no designer (though it certainly looks like a A.N. MacDonald), nd, 6 by 7.3 cm, used, very good. A charming library scene in an elaborate frame. A43-12 View more info

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Robert Watts Derby - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00


Robert Watts Derby, no designer, nd, 10.1 by 11.3 cm, used, very good. Quite possibly the plate for Robert Derby (1832-1916), the Massachusetts legislator and book collector. A39-15 View more info

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Samuel Farmer Jarvis, D.D. Bookplate [Ex Libris]

By: Samuel Farmer Jarvis, D.D.

Price: $60.00

Edition: original


original print Good Samuel Farmer Jarvis, DD, no designer, nd (Jarvis lived 1786-1851), 8 by 101 cm, mounted on a collector card Chip to upper left corner, impressions from erased pencil notes along top edge Catalog clipping about the plate mounted on the bottom of the collector card An early American armorial with the shield resting against a pile of books The mottoes read “Hora é Sempre” and “Sola salus servire Deo” Jarvis was a Connecticut clergyman and... View more info

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Sir William Baird of Newbaith (Newbyth), Bart. - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00


Sir William Baird of Newbaith (Newbyth), Bart., no designer, nd (Baird died, I believe, in 1777), 8.4 by 10.1 cm on laid paper, used, very good with light rubbing. A16-20 View more info

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Some American College Bookplates: A Presentation of Plates, Old and New, Used by Educational Institutions, Individuals, Fraternities and Clubs, to which are Added those of a Few Learned Societies

By: Ward, Harry Parker; Theodore Wesley Koch, intro.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, The Champlin Press, 1915

Edition: Limited ed

Inscription: Signed


No. 68 of 500 printed. Dark green cloth with gilt spine and cover titles and decorations, top edge gilt, 16 by 23.7 cm, frontis (engraved bookplate for the Leland Stanford Junior University), 482 (1) pp., over 300 illustrations and 16 mounted bookplates. Signed by H.P. Ward on the limitation page (faded but legible). Wear at the corners and head and tail of the spine, and the spine titles are lightly dulled. Engraved bookplate of Mary Eleanor Guthrie mounted on the f... View more info

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South African Bookplates from the Percival J.G. Collection

By: Bishop, Percival J.G.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Amsterdam/Cape Town, A.A. Balkema, 1955

Edition: Limited ed


500 printed (50 of which are signed/numbered). Burgundy cloth with faded gilt spine titles and gilt publisher’s device on cover, 14 by 22.5 cm, frontis (tipped-in color copy of the author’s bookplate), 108 pp., illus. Light wear and stains to the boards and yellowing to the endpapers. Bookplate of noted collector James Goode on the rear pastedown. Based on Bishop’s personal collection, this volume illustrates the wide variety of South African ex libris. Includ... View more info

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Stephen Whitney Phoenix - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $16.00


Stephen Whitney Phoenix, no designer, nd, 7.9 by 10.5 cm, unused, very good with some light wrinkles. The shield contains an image of a phoenix, of course. Another variant of this plate reads, “Columbia University in the City of New York,” above the shield – most certainly the version attached to his bequests. Phoenix (1839-1881) was a New York lawyer and avid collector of books and prints. Three-thousand of his drawings and prints, as well as his general libra... View more info

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T. Leonard Crow by Phil Johnson - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $12.00


T. Leonard Crow by Phil Johnson, 1946, 8.6 by 11.1 cm, unused, fine. In the pane of glass it reads, “Be Thorough,” with a crow perched in the open window. A36-12 View more info

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The Bookplate Annual for 1925

By: Fowler, Alfred, ed.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Alfred Fowler, 1925

Edition: Limited ed


500 printed. Blue paper over boards with black spine and cover titles, dust jacket printed in black and red, 24.5 by 32 cm, engraved frontis, 53 pp. plus single-page ad for Fowler’s books, illus. Light wear to the edges with minor rubbing to the edges and head and tail of the spine. Includes the scarce printed dust jacket; yellowed with some tiny chips and tears. The armorial bookplate of George G Herrick, printed in gilt, silver, red, green and black mounted to th... 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


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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The Library Company of Baltimore Bookplate by S. Allardice, 1790 [Ex Libris]

By: The Library Company of Baltimore, S. Allardice

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1790

Edition: original


1790 original print Good The Library Company of Baltimore by S Allardice, 1790, 69 by 9 cm, used and mounted on a collector card Impressions from erased pencil notes along the top edge; near the top there are brittle ripples with several small tears Fincham tells us that Allardice was born in Scotland and apprenticed with Robert Scott He immigrated to Philadelphia and became a die sinker to the United State Mint This label, as Allen tells us, is the only “example... View more info

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The Library of the University of Rochester by William Edgar Fisher - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00


The Library of the University of Rochester by William Edgar Fisher, 1922, 7 by 10 cm, unused, fine. “In Memory of Isaac Butts and John Webster Oothout/From the Gift of Elizabeth Butts Oothout/AD 1921.” A87-15 View more info

Image for The Union League Club, New York by E.D. French - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

The Union League Club, New York by E.D. French - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00


The Union League Club – New York by E.D. French, 1900, 8.5 by 12 cm, unused, near fine with a faint paperclip impression on the left edge. A86-25 View more info

Image for Victor Morine, Montréal by Revellat - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

Victor Morine, Montréal by Revellat - Bookplate (Ex Libris)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00


Victor Morine, Montréal by Revellat, 8.3 by 11.4 cm, unused, near fine with a hand-written shelf number. Morine (1865-1960) was a Canadian politician and author. A69-15 View more info