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Tales Of Hoffmann Retold From Offenbach's Opera By Cyril Falls And illustrated By A. Brantingham Simpson - [ suede leather binding ] .

By: FALLS, Cyril / SIMPSON, A. Brantingham (illustrator) - [ suede leather binding ] .

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Chatto & Windus, 1913 . 0:

Seller ID: 34876

First edition. 8vo. 22cm x 16.5cm x 2.4cm. pp.16/pp.164 . A very good copy, well bound in light tan coloured suede leather, over stiff card covers, with rubbed edges. The front cover with bright gilt titles and gilt decoration, with a few scuff marks. Smooth spine, with similar titles, very rubbed. Top page edges gilt, other page edges uncut. Pink marbled endpapers. Birthday dedication dated 1914, laid-down to front free-endpaper. Clean text throughout, illustrated with 8 coloured plates (including frontis) by A. Brantingham Simpson . View more info

Litle Journeys To The Homes Of Great Philosophers - Socrates . [suede binding] .

By: HUBBARD, Elbert . [suede binding]

Price: £18.00

Publisher: East Aurora, New York: Roycrofters, MCMIV [ 1904 ] . 0:

Seller ID: 34921

First Edition. 8vo. 20.5cm x 15.5cm . [6pp.]/pp.28 . A very good copy, well bound in brown suede leather, over soft card covers, with yapp edges (lightly rubbed). Front cover with leather title panels: "Little Journeys - Great Philosophers" & "Socrates". Spine lightly sunned. Top page edges gilt, other page edges uncut. Brown washed silk endpapers, lightly soiled. Blank free-endpapers. Sepia coloured portrait frontis. Coloured title, with foliage (art nouveau style?) decorations. Many pages with illuminated capitals. Clean text througohut. After p.28 appears a colophon in red:... View more info