Category: Color Plates


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Nursery Land Favourites

By: N/A

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Nister: N.D.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1012J2

Inv. #1012J2. (EN # 2059) Chromolithograph of Little Red Riding Hood on cover; chromolithograph of "There was a Little Man frontispiece. All other illustrations black & white. This is one of Nister's famous children's books, printed in Bavaria on good paper. Published by Nister in London and E.P. Dutton in New York.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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The Novels & Letters of Jane Austen

By: Austen, Jane

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Boston & New York, Jefferson Press: 1915

Seller ID: P-080504

Inv. # P-080504. 12 volumes bound in blue cloth with gilt-stamped titles and rules on spine; marbled endpapers, t.e.g. Title pages in red & black. Illustrated by C.E. and H.M. Brock. Edited by R. Brimley Johnson,with an Introduction by Prof. William Lyon Phelps, Ph.D., Lampson Professor of English Literature, Yale University. 8.5" x 5.25" This is a 1915 reissue in 12 volumes of the 10-volume Old Manor House Edition (Gilson E106), published in 1906 by Frank S. Hol... View more info

The Enchanted Book

By: Dalgliesh, Alice

Price: $300.00

Publisher: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: P-030713-3

Inv. #P-030713-3. Cloth. Illustrated in color with black-and-white line drawings.; 8vo View more info

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By: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1908

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: V-040706

Inv. #V-040706. Red cloth with gilt titles on Front Board and Spine. Translated by Abraham Hayward. Thirty color illustrations by Pogany, along with numerous black and white drawings.; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Translated by Abraham Hayward View more info

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A Short History of the English People

By: Green, J.R.

Price: $2,000.00

Publisher: London, 1892

Seller ID: 1226G

Inv. #1226G. Four volumes. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white. This edition was prepared by Green's wife in 1887 after his death. 3/4 polished red calf over cloth boards; marbled endpapers, simple decorative panels on spine with 5 raised bands and green labels. Corners lightly bumped; spine slightly darkened. Light to moderate foxing throughout. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Daphnis & Chloe

By: Longus

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles: 1925

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 1381E

#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

The Children at the Pole

By: Pogany, Willy

Price: $350.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt: 1914

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1420

Inv. #1420. Grey paper boards with picture of children in dog sled on cover. This is a fold-out panorama with 16 charming Pogany color drawings and a poem on one side, and the text of the story, "The Children at the Pole," by Lionel Fable, on the other. The book is part of the series, "Willy Pogany Children." A rarity.; Color Illustration s; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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By: Wagner, Richard

Price: $550.00

Publisher: NY, Brentano's: 1911

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1288B

Inv. #1288B. Tipped-in color plates and black and whtie drawingsadd to the exceptional printing of this superb example of Pogany's genius. ; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

The Cambridge Modern History

By: Ward, A. W. , Et Al (Eds.)

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: London & NY, Macmillan & Co.: 1900 - 1912

Seller ID: 455

Inv. #455. 14 vols. Green 3/4 Leather over green cloth boards. T.E.G. Six gilt compartments on spine. 12 volumes of text, Vol. 13 is Index to entire series; Vol. 14 is Atlas; Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info