US Auction #3 - Literature
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[Bookplate; miniature Elzevier] Epigrammatum Ioan. Oweni Cambro Brittani Oxoniensis. 1647
Latin Epigrams by a Welsh poet
(Modern First Editions) CHANDLER'S FIRST 4 NOVELS The Big Sleep, The High Window; Farewell My Lovely; Lady In The Lake
First 4 Books, a recent estate find, all First Editions
'COLETTE' (1873-1954) & Mariette LYDIS (1887-1970, illustrator).
[Signed Binding] Gigi. [Limited edition, with an addirional suite of plates].
Binding signed 'Barast'
(Signed lit.) Allen Ginsberg Collected Poems Inscribed With Drawing By Author 1985 Boulder Colorado
Victor HUGO (1802-1885).
[Aubrey BEARDSLEY] - Honoré de BALZAC (1799-1850).
[ La Comédie Humaine, in English] The Novels of … Balzac now for the first time completely translated into English.
The complete set, translated into English, with bindings designed by Aubrey Beardsley
[Henry HORNE, Jr.]
The Citizen of Nature, in a series of letters from an American Indian, in London, to his friend at home.
James Fenimore COOPER (1789-1851).
The Last of the Mohicans; a narrative of 1757. By the author of “The Pioneers” … in two volumes … Third Edition.
H.M. Queen ELIZABETH, The Queen Mother. - Dame Edith SITWELL (1887-1964, compior).
The Atlantic Book of British and American Poetry.
presentation copy from Dame Edith to the Queen Mother, with an explanatory letter
Joseph MITCHELL, Umberto ECO, Tobias WOLFF
(Signed Literature) Selection of Author Signed or Inscribed Books Including OLD MR. FLOOD
First editions, hardcover, DJs
(Margaret Armstrong design.) 1905 Italian Backgrounds. Illustrated by E. C. Peixotto.
April 1905, First Edition.
Sir Israel GOLLANCZ (1863-1930).
Pearl. An English Poem of the Fourteenth Century. Edited with a Modern Rendering by Israel Gollancz
Prefatory lines by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
The Merchant of Bristol
First limited and signed edition
[Margaret FULLER (1810-1850)] - Oliver Wendell HOLMES, Snr. (1809-1894).
Elsie Venner: a romance of destiny.
a young woman takes on some of the characteristics of a rattlesnake
John and Thomas BEWICK. Goldsmith, Parnell
(Bewick illustrations.) . Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell 1804
Wide margins, clean text and images
Louis ZUKOFSKY; Celia ZUKOFSKY; Marcella Spann BOOTH
(Association copies; Poetry) An Archivist’s Archive of Inscribed Zukofsky Books
11 signed books, including A Bibliography of Louis Zukofsky; plus 6 other titles