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Poems of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of Saint Patricks, Dublin. In two volumes.Glasgow: printed by Robert & Andrew Foulis, printers to the university, M.DCC.LXXIV. . 2 vols., 12mo, (4), 188; (4), 172pp. Contemporary polished calf, backstrips gilt, red labels, early ink signature on both title-pages of Elisenda Munck(?). Foulis Press edition of this selection of poems. Title-page to volume 2 omits printers... more
A Tale of a Tub. Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind... to Which is Added, an Account of a Battel Between Antient and Modern Books in St. James Library.London: John Nutt, 1704. 8vo, , 322 pp. Contemporary blind-tooled calf, rebacked, raised bands and gilt morocco label on backstrip. Edges worn. Hinges neatly repaired. Swift's classic satire on religious controversy, as exemplified in the quarrels between Peter (Roman Catholicism), Martin (Luther), and Jack (Calvin). Third edition but published in... more
Gullivers Travels Into Several Remote Nations of the World...Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.London: J. M. Dent & Co., New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1909. Large 8vo., xv, 291 pp., 12 color plates, head- and tailpieces, title page printed in brown and green. Publishers blue cloth extensively illustrated in gilt, top edge gilt, illustrated endpapers. Boards are slightly rubbed at the... more
The Aldine Edition of the British Poets. The Poetical Works of Jonathan Swift.London: William Pickering, 1833. Three vols., 8vo., cxiv, 256; viii, 358; viii,  pp., engraved frontisportrait, and Aldine device on the title-page. Contemporary half green calf, red marbled boards heightened in gilt, five raised bands with gilt-tooled panel decoration to backstrip, red and black morocco label strips with title information... more