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Coll-U7-Good. Cambridge University Press; 1909. 2 volumes. 4to. Limited to 350 copies on handmade paper before type distributed, this is #82 0f 300 hand numbered copies. Beautiful Celtic style hand-painted tail pieces, deckle edges. Paper spine labels are missing. Original tan boards have been modified, by a previous owner, to a dull black (possibly with shoe polish, is our best guess). Although dry, the black ink is flaky and a bit messy to the touch (and rather unattractive, to be clear). ...
Description: Coll-U7-Good. First edition early issue. Four parts bound in one volume, 1784-1788. Large 8vo. Contemporary calf, rebacked, marbled eps. Engraved frontispiece and 27 of 29 plates, missing 'Six heads of the Inspirati' and 'Speculum Phenomenoroum of G. Witchell. ' Front cover detached but present, spine chipped. Top of title-page cut, not affecting title. Introductory material includes 'The Poetical Invocation to Urania' and 'Questions that may be solved by the Rules of Astrology. ' xii, 1126, ... Read More
Description: Used-U2-Very Good. Rebound in custom-made three-quarter leather over hand-painted paper. Gilt titles on banded spine. Green and red marbled end papers. Pages untrimmed. Prospectus for H. Barsdorf, the German publisher, laid in at rear. Text in French. Read More
Description: Coll-U5-Like New. 2000, Easton Press. Limited signed first edition, number 672 of 1350. Includes signed and witnessed certificate of authentication. Gilt edge with satin bookmark. Book in fine condition. No dust jacket, as issued. Read More