Catalogues

46 Works of Children's Illustration

46 Works of Children's Illustration

Featuring original art and individual prints by children's illustrators including Blake, Rackham, Dulac, Heath Robinson, Nielsen, and Parrish, as well as other less familiar names. Almost all are matted and all are perfect for framing and display. Prices start at under $100.

RBMS Booksellers' Showcase 2021

RBMS Booksellers' Showcase 2021

24 Works for the Booksellers' Showcase at this year's conference for the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). For the showcase we have chosen 24 items of scholarly significance, highlighting manuscripts, annotated or otherwise unique books, and outsider works of far-reaching influence. 

Songs Sacred, Profane, and Extra-Profane

Songs Sacred, Profane, and Extra-Profane

21 items for Spring 2021 - Songs: the literary and the popular, the saintly and the more suggestive. From a fine antiphonal leaf from Bernard Rosenthal to a collection of bawdy ballads from Gershon Legman, via Sappho, Shakespeare, Lear and others, we believe we have the scale of lyrical inclinations quite well covered.

67 Children's Books

67 Children's Books

A list for Spring 2021 - With thoughts on childhoods past and present we present this list of children's books. Longer (and even more colorful!) than usual, it includes children's literature, picture books, and books to educate

18 Highlights for the California Antiquarian Book Fair

18 Highlights for the California Antiquarian Book Fair

New and Notable Acquisitions, including two beautiful works by Grandville in the publisher's de luxe bindings, Aleister Crowley's Book of Thoth, and a fine livre d'artiste from the Allen Press. Also of note is a truly splendid first edition of Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations.

18 Recent Acqusitions

18 Recent Acqusitions

We are pleased to present a list of 18 recent acquisitions—an unlikely band of travelers, published between 1478 and 2020.

56 Works of Bibliography: Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera

56 Works of Bibliography: Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera

A list in four parts - Antiquarian Bibliography, Scholarly Facsimiles, Books and Autograph Letters by Thomas Frognall Dibdin, and a selection of In-House Bibliography. 

22 Books and Prints (and one collection): The Arts of the American West

22 Books and Prints (and one collection): The Arts of the American West

The Arts of the American West, a view of the West through the eyes of painters, print makers, book makers, writers, and photographers with many recent acquisitions.