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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex.
London: John Murray, 1871. 2 vols., 8vo, viii, 423 [1]; 16 (Murray's advertisements, dated January 1871); viii [ii] 475 [1] 16 (Murray's advertisements, dated January 1871)pp., with numerous wood-engraved illustrations in the text. Original green cloth lettered in gilt, slight rubbing to tips, library stamps in red at front and... more

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Cantique des Cantiques de Salomon.
[Paris: Editions de Cluny, 1931]. Tall slim 8vo, 32, (1, colophon) pp. With 10 wood-engravings and several initial letters by Eric Gill. Text printed in red and black. Original de luxe binding of full red morocco signed by O. Dorfner. Very slight spotting to upper cover, otherwise as issued. Edition... more

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Engravings by... A Selection of Engravings on Wood and Metal representative of his work to the end of the year 1927 with a complete Chronological List of Engravings and a Preface by the Artist.
Bristol: Douglas Cleverdon, 1929. 4to, (xii), 49, (5) pp. Frontispiece and 103 plates showing 147 engravings. Original black cloth, gilt vignette to upper cover, hinges cracked but the covers still firmly attached by the ties. In a new quarter calf folding box. Limited to 400 copies from a total edition... more

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Details of Antient Timber Houses of the 15th and 16th centuries [and] Gothic Furniture in the style of the 15th Century [and] Designs for Gold and Silversmiths [and] Iron and Brass Work in the style of the 15th and 16th centuries [and] The True Principles of Pointed or Christian Architecture [and] An Apology for the Revival of Christian Architecture in England [and] A Treatise on Chancel Screens and Rood Lofts...
London: Ackermann, Weale, and Dolman, 1835-1851. 7 vols. in 2, large 4to, bound in full green and full red morocco, very richly stamped in gold and with onlays in green on the red volume, and the green volume with the Order of the Garter device on both covers; boards bevelled... more

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Uncle Tom’s Cabin.
Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1892. 2 vols., 8vo, lviii, 309; ix, 382 pp. Signed on the title page of Volume I by the author, and with lengthy autograph quotations signed tipped to the half-title pages of both volumes, each dated October 17, 1894. Full brown suede, decorative stamp and title on... more

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Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In Four Parts. By Lemuel Gulliver, First a Surgeon, and then a Captain of Several Ships. Vol. 1. [Part II. A Voyage to Brobdingnag. Part III. A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, Glubbdubdrib, Luggnagg and Japan. Part IV. A Voyage to the Houyhnhnms.]
London: Printed for Benj. Motte, at the Middle Temple-Gate in Fleet-street, MDCCXXVI [1726]. 2 vols., 8vo, A-K8, L2, [-]1, 2[-]2, 2B-2L8, M2; pp. [i-v], vi-xvi, [1], 2-148; (6), [1], 2-164; engraved frontispiece and plates facing B1r and 2B1r. Vol. II: A3, B-K8, L4, M2, 2A4, 2B-2M8,N8, O4: (6), [1], 2-155,... more

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When We Very Were Young; Winnie-the-Pooh; Now We Are Six; The House at Pooh Corner.
London: Methuen and Co., 1924, 1926, 1927, 1928. 8vo, x, 100 pp.; xi, 158 pp.; x, 103; xi, 178 pp. In blue, green, red, and rose cloth, covers stamped and panelled in gilt, backstrips gilt lettered. Top edges gilt. Spine panels uniformly very slightly aged, endpapers and pastedowns with the... more

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