Category: Small Presses


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The Carmina of Catullus

By: Catullus (Burton & Smithers, Tr.)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: NY, Privately Printed, 1928

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

#1381B. No. 375 0f 750 copies. Brown cloth boards with tan buckram spine. Publisher's black leather label on spine. Top edge stained brown, all other edges untrimmed. "The Carmina of Caius Valerius Catullus, Completely Englished into Verse and Prose, the Metrical Part by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton, and the Prose Portion, Introduction and Notes Explanatory and Illustrative by Leonard C. Smithers; Including the Latin Text of Catullus." Privately printed fo... View more info

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By: Faulkner, William

Price: $2,250.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Casanova Press, 1932

Edition: First Edition

Inv. #1023D. One of 525 numbered copies. Includes "Ultimately," a poem by Ernest Hemingway, on the back outside cover. Illustrated with a frontispiece photograph of Faulkner. These short pieces, with one exception, first appeared in the Double Dealer Magazine.Fine in publisher's original tan thick paper wrappers, title printed in red and black on front cover. Publisher's slipcase slightly worn.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Daphnis & Chloe

By: Longus

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles, 1925

Edition: First Edition Thus

#1381E. Linen cloth. Top pages trimmed, all others untrimmed. Translated from the Greek of Longus by George Thornley in 1657. Decorations by John Austen.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 200 pages View more info


By: Sendak, Maurice (Illus.)

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NY, Frank Hallman, 1974

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Inv. #1452F. Grey-Blue softcover. No. 20 of 326 copies. "Fortunia. A Tale by Mme. D'Aulnoy, Translated and adapted by Richard Schaubeck. Pictures by Maurice Sendak." Published in an edition of 326 copies -- 26 (lettered A-Z) of which were reserved for the artist, translator, and publisher -- designed by Ronald Gordon & printed at the Meridian Gravure Company. All copies signed by the artist and the translator. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10&#... View more info

The Historie of the Twelve Caesars

By: Suetonius (Holland Trans.)

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press, 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inv. #1023F. Suetonius (Holland Trans.)The Historie of the Twelve Caesars1931, London, Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald, The Oxford University Press, The Haslewood Books Written in Latine by C. Suetonius Tranquillus, and newly translated into English by Philemon Holland Printed in England by the Oxford University Press; No. 314 of 400 numbered copies; printed on Haslewood all-rag paper. Bound in publisher's red cloth with gold-stamped title on spine. Uncut pages. ... View more info

The Georgics of Virgil

By: Virgil (Dryden trans.)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: NY, Cheshire Press, 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inv. #1023G. Reproduced from the First Folio Edition of Dryden's Collected Works of Virgil, published by Jacob Tonson, in London, 1697. The Twenty engravings are reproduced from the originals in the first folio edition. Printed by Richard Ellis for Cheshire House Publishers, New York; Number 1138 of 1200 copies. In publisher's original 1/2 Tan Leather over brown cloth boards in original slipcase. Near fine, with some slight fading to leather spine.; Engravings; Folio... View more info

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: $300.00

Publisher: NY, Albert & Charles Boni & Co., 1929

Edition: First Edition

Inv. #1023H. American classic novel, hand bound in 3/4 leather leather by Alberta Welch.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

The Green Helmet and Other Poems

By: Yeats, William Butler

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: Dundrum, Ireland, Cuala Press, 1910

Edition: First Edition

Inv. #1023C. One of 400 copies of the original Irish first edition of this work by one of Ireland's, and the world's, finest poets. Includes original loose erratum sheet. This Irish edition is extremely rare, and an exceptional find in this condition. We have been unable to find another copy of the work listed for sale in the United States, but have just found one other copy in an English bookseller's catalog. ; 8vo; 33 pages View more info