THE ATHENIANS. Ed. W S TT. 1943. Golden Cockerel Press.
“Being correspondence between Thomas Jefferson Hogg & his friends Thomas Love Peaccok, Leigh Hunt, Percy Bysshe Shelley, etc.
Edition limited to 350 numbered copies in leather backed spine, buckram boards very slightly worn on the edges otherwise a very good copy. £100.00
L'ALMANACH DE COCAGNE . Pour L'An 1920. 1920. Paris.
Dedie aux vrais Gourmands et aux Francs Buveurs.
Includes previously unpublished work by P Lafette, J Cocteau, M Jacob, L Tailhade,
A Mary, E Satie, R Du Fresny. Illustrated by S Lewitzka, Dufy, Dumoyer de Segonjac,
A L'hote, J E Laboureur, J Marchand with new recipies by E Nignon.
Original paper wraps a little soiled & torn beneath cellophane dust wrapper. £85.00
FABLIAUX OR TALES OF THE TWELVETH & THIRTEENTH CENTURIES. 1796.
W Bulmer & Co. Shakespeare Press. Translated into English verse by M LE GRAND
with glossary & notes. Head & tail pieces by T & J Bewick. Part of spine defective
but titling label present otherwise an excellent largely unopened copy. 80 pages. £200.00
LA GUIRLANDE DES ANNEES . Images d'hier et pages d'aujourd'hui. 1947. France.
Original decorated boards. Each contributor (Gide, Romains, Colette, Mauriac, etc.)
writes on one of the "Seasons". 25 full page illustrations with decorated chapter headings. Spine a little worn. Leather stays. Unnumbered copy of an edition of 500. £36.00
POEM OF THE MONTH. 1970-1973 . Editors - J H CLARK & W FLETCHER .
Each poem is limited & all copies are signed by the poet" some having corrections in the poet's handwriting. Poets include Stevie Smith, C Day Lewis, P Larkin, D Abse, R Fuller,
R Graves, S Spender, A Thwaite, J Fuller, J Betjeman, E Jennings, G Barker, N MacCaig,
P Porter, Todd, W H Auden, J Lehmann, S Heaney, G Ewart, B Patten, Austin Clark,
K Amis, K Raine, V Scannell, J Symons, N Nicholson, D Davie, T Gunn, etc.
4 Folios-48 poems. All published in purpose made folder. All in excellent condition. £1,000.00
PROEMS . 1938. Fortune Press. Contributors include L Durrell, R Todd, O Blakeston,
R Heppenstall, P Evans. Dust wrappper soiled, chipped & defective along spine.
Inscription on front end paper. £50.00
JOSEPH DELTEIL , ESSAYS IN TRIBUTE. St. Albert's Press. 1962.
Eight essays by E L Julien, J Madaule, H Miller, H de Montherlant, Fr Brocard Sewell &
F-J Temple. One of 150 special copies signed by Delteil & Miller, reprinted from the Aylesford Review. Near mint copy in original unprinted wax paper dust wrapper. £130.00
TWELVE POETS . 1918. Selwyn & Blount. A Miscellany of New Verse.
The uncut pages have darkened but the book is in very good condition with 8pp publisher's catalogue at rear dated Autumn 1918. Contributors include E Thomas, W De La Mare,
W H Davies, V Locke Ellis, J Freeman, J C Squire, J Gutrie, A H Fisher, R Flower,
R Manning Sanders, R Thirlmere, W J Turner. £150.00
POEMS BY FOUR AUTHORS. 1923. Bowes & Bowes. Dust wrapper. J R Ackerley's first substantial book appearance with other contributions by F Kendon, A Y Campbell,
E L Davidson. Name on front end paper. £75.00
FAMOUS PAINTINGS. 912. Cassell. Paintings selected from the World's Great Galleries & reproduced in colour. With 5pp introduction by G K Chesterton & descriptive notes on the paintings which include works by Botticelli, Constable, Landseer, Rembrandt, Rubens, Titian,Turner and Velazquez. Red cloth, gilt. Edges slightly rubbed. Slight marginal foxing to some pages not affecting the tipped in illustrations which are bright and clear.
Name on front end paper which is lightly foxed. Large 4to . Very good copy. £80.00