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The Boydell Gallery. A Collection of Engravings Illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, by the Artists of Great Britain

The Boydell Gallery. A Collection of Engravings Illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare, by the Artists of Great Britain

London: Bickers and Son, 1874. Hard Cover. A large folio volume of Woodbury type reproductions of the original engravings taken from paintings of Shakespeare's works by major British artists that were on view at the Boydell Shakespeare Gallery in the late 18th century. The lovely 97 black and white plates are 5.5 x 6.5 inches and are mounted within a cream border on the white page. Each is preceded by the title of the play and text which the plates represent. Following the plates is a list of the artists and engravers included. In three quarter leather. The front board is detached and the rear board is tender. The leather and cloth are chipped, scraped, and stained. There is light foxing to the pages of many of the pages, not affecting the plates. Unpaginated. Very good minus. ART/121313. Very Good -.
[Book #27360]
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[Chaos Happens]

[Chaos Happens]

Milan: Donnachie, Simionato & Son, [2004]. Hard Cover. 1 of 1200 copies. Out of Print. Compendium Number 3 of "This is a Magazine," an experimental art publication founded in 2002. It is published in a variety of formats, both digital and in print. The six compendia published thus far were created along side various internet projects and exhibits. Compendium Number 3 is "a reader's companion to Issues 10 through 13 of www.thisisamagazine.com." "This is a Magazine" has become highly influential as it has redefined wht a magazine is. This is a quarto hardcover book that is richly and inventively illustrated, with pages and chapters of various sizes, inks, and papers. It includes a tipped-in Jen Dalton booklet. A long list of the contributors and production notes are found at the end. In laminated paper boards with bright color illustration. Light crease on front board and slight bumping to corners. Interior pages are also in very good condition. 260 pages. ART/010814. Very Good.
[Book #27395]
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Die Albertina-Facsimile-Drucke nach Handzeichnungen grosser Meister. Vollständiger Katalog mit 173 Abbinldungen und 8 Farbentafeln

Wien: Anton Schroll & Co, (1934). Paperback. Includes 173 illustrations and 8 color illustrations. In original cream paper wrappers with black title to front cover. A few short closed tears to hinges and edges of wrappers and creasing to corner of front cover. A few small spots to covers. Clean interior. 37 pages. GER/121013. Very Good.
[Book #27322]
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Early printed Italian leaf

Early printed Italian leaf

Early 45 line leaf in Italian. Printed in double columns on recto and verso. Light soiling and creasing but very good condition. 9 x 12.5 inches. INCU/032614. Very Good.
[Book #27498]
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5.

Elima: Quotidien du Soir

Zaire: [1978]. Paperback. Special issue of this Frence language periodical from Zaire commemorating the life of Mama Mobuto Sese Seko, wife of dictator Mobuto, following her death in 1977 at the age of thirty-six. The issue is filled with articles and photographs in both color and b&w. Slight creasing and signs of handling to paper covers but in very good condition. 36 pages + 6 unpagnated full page color photos. AFR/011614. Very Good.
[Book #27407]
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Incunable Leaf

Incunable Leaf

(c. 1495). Small incunable leaf in Latin. Browning to margins and light spotting. Ragged edge where extracted in the past from a book. Very good. 43 lines. 5 x 7 inches. INCU/032514. Very Good.
[Book #27495]
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Incunable Leaf

Incunable Leaf

Lovely unidentified incunable leaf printed on both sides with some hand colored initials and symbols in red and blue inks. Slight tears to margin where removed from a book (not by us) but very good. 9.5 x 13.5 inches. 60 lines. INCU/032414. Very Good.
[Book #27488]
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Incunable leaf Regum fo.LXI

Incunable leaf Regum fo.LXI

n.d. Early leaf in Latin printed in double-columns on both sides of the page. The heading "Regum" is on one side and "fo.LXI" on the other. With printed shoulder references and four decorated initials. Some browning to edges and a few spots but very good. Gently affixed with two small pieces of tape to inside of a heavy paper folder. 67 lines. 9.5 x 13 inches. INCU/032814. Very Good.
[Book #27500]
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Incunable leaf Sermonum Fo.XCVIII

Incunable leaf Sermonum Fo.XCVIII

n.d. An interesting early printed leaf in Latin with a few handwritten notations. With two handcolored initials in red and several red ornaments and red highlight to first letter of a sentence.On recto, someone has drawn a hand in black ink with finger pointing to text, and on the verso, "Ephes. 5" and "Act 14" are written in margin. Some browning and thin part of lower left margin cut off. Four small tape pieces on upper margins where previously affixed to another paper or board. 53 lines. 8.5 x 12 inches. INCU/032814. Very Good -.
[Book #27499]
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Incunable Leaf with page heading of Psalterium

Incunable Leaf with page heading of Psalterium

Lovely unidentified Latin incunable leaf printed on both sides with several hand colored symbols and decorations in red and blue ink. A few lines of text from a psalm of David when he fled from Absalom inset within the page. Slight soiling, light vertical crease and small tear on one margin but very good. 10 x 14 inches. 77 lines. INCU/032414. Very Good.
[Book #27487]
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Incunable Leaf with page heading of Job

Incunable Leaf with page heading of Job

Lovely unidentified Latin incunable leaf printed on both sides with several hand colored symbols and decorations in red and blue ink. Several lines of text are inset within each page. Slight soiling, light water staining on two margins but very good. 10 x 14 inches. 77 lines. INCU/032414. Very Good.
[Book #27491]
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Incunable Leaf with page heading of Paralipomenon I

Incunable Leaf with page heading of Paralipomenon I

Lovely unidentified Latin incunable leaf printed on both sides with several hand colored symbols and decorations in red and blue ink. Several lines of text are inset within each page. Slight soiling, water staining on two margins but very good. 10 x 14 inches. 77 lines. INCU/032414. Very Good.
[Book #27493]
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Incunable Leaf with page heading of Job

Incunable Leaf with page heading of Job

Lovely unidentified Latin incunable leaf printed on both sides with several hand colored symbols and decorations in red and blue ink. Several lines of text are inset within each page. Slight soiling, water staining on two margins but very good. 10 x 14 inches. 77 lines. INCU/032414. Very Good.
[Book #27492]
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Incunable Leaf with page heading of Psalterium

Incunable Leaf with page heading of Psalterium

Lovely unidentified Latin incunable leaf printed on both sides with several hand colored symbols and decorations in red and blue ink. A few lines of text inset within one of pages. Slight soiling, light creases and small tear on one margin but very good. 10 x 14 inches. 77 lines. INCU/032414. Very Good.
[Book #27490]
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Incunable leaf [Valerius Maximus]

Incunable leaf [Valerius Maximus]

[c.1491]. Early printed leaf in Latin identified as from a work by the Roman historian Valerius Maximus. Sixty line double-column text printed on recto and verso. Four-line hand colored initial in red on verso. In very good condition with few light spots and ink notation on top margin. Approx. 8 x 12 inches. INCU/032614. Very Good.
[Book #27494]
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Incunabula leaf from Biblie iampridem renouate pars prima ...

Incunabula leaf from Biblie iampridem renouate pars prima ...

(1496). From the library of Stanley S Slotkin, Chairman of the Board, Abbey Rents, and a noted manuscripts collector. Minor browning to edges and two small holes to page. 78 lines in two columns. Both sides have an area of inset text. Housed in a white folder which includes reproduction of the original title page, suggestions on framing, and statement of provenance. 12.5 x 8.5 inches. Very Good.
[Book #27483]
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Incunabule Leaf from Fasciculus Mirre.

Incunabule Leaf from Fasciculus Mirre.

(1500). In Dutch. 26 lines on front and also on verso. Printed in black with red hand-drawn markings accenting some letters. Measures: 5.375 x 3.5 in.
[Book #27474]
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Incunabule Leaf. Psalmus. ccviii

Incunabule Leaf. Psalmus. ccviii

Paris: Felix Baligault, (1497). In Latin. Text printed in black in double columns with five line initial to recto and verso. With two larger decorated initials. Dampstaining to corners and margins with a few spots of foxing. Still very good. Measures 9.875 x 7 inches. INCU/032514. Very Good.
[Book #27473]
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Leaf of decorated initials

Leaf of decorated initials

Unknown date, possibly circa 1800. Includes twelve decorated letters. Browning to bottom edge and verso with minor foxing to verso.
[Book #27480]
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QUADERNI d'italianistica. Revue officielle de la societe canadienne pour les etudes italiennes. Official Journal of the Canadian Society for Italian Studies. Volume 2 Number 1.

Ottawa: University of Ottawa, 1981. Paperback. Volume 2 No. 1. Near fine in black and white paper wrappers with white title to black spine. Minor wear to edges. Clean interior. Articles in French, English, and Italian. Pages 1 - 103. ITA/010613. Near Fine.
[Book #27391]
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QUADERNI d'italianistica. Revue officielle de la societe canadienne pour les etudes italiennes. Official Journal of the Canadian Society for Italian Studies. Volume 3 Number 1.

Ottawa: University of Ottawa, 1982. Paperback. Volume 3 No. 1. Near fine in black and white paper wrappers with white title to black spine. Minor wear to edges. Clean interior. Articles in French, English, and Italian. Pages 1 - 118. ITA/010613. Near Fine.
[Book #27392]
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QUADERNI d'italianistica. Revue officielle de la societe canadienne pour les etudes italiennes. Official Journal of the Canadian Society for Italian Studies. Volume 1 Number 2.

Ottawa: University of Ottawa, 1980. Paperback. Volume 1 No. 2. Near fine in black and white paper wrappers with white title to black spine. Minor wear to edges. Clean interior. Articles in French, English, and Italian. Pages 107 - 225. ITA/010613. Near Fine.
[Book #27390]
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23.

Donata and Other Poems

Baltimore: John B. Piet, 1881. Hard Cover. SCARCE. Good in original red cloth boards with gilt title and decoration to spine and front cover. Covers are dampstained and lightly soiled. There is a large split to binding after front endpage and a few smaller splits within textblock. Front pastedown is loose near hinge. Frontispiece illustration and each poem begins with a decorative initial. Writing in pencil on front endpage, else clean interior. Slight musty smell. 96 pages. POE/121013. Good.
[Book #27324]
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A Hundred Fables of Aesop: From the English Version of Roger L'Estrange, with Pictures by Percy J. Billinghurst and an introduction by Kenneth Grahame

A Hundred Fables of Aesop: From the English Version of Roger L'Estrange, with Pictures by Percy J. Billinghurst and an introduction by Kenneth Grahame

London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1899. Percy J. Billinghurst. Hard Cover. A charming version of the Aesop fables, with a full-page b&w illustration to accompany each of the one hundred fables included. Bound in publisher's original yellow cloth with red and green title and illustrations to front cover and spine. Some soiling and light bumping but very good. Interior pages tight and generally clean with occasional small spot. Missing tissue guard to frontis but a very nice copy. CHI/o42114. Very Good.
[Book #27522]
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The Queens of England: A Series of Portraits of Distinguished Female Sovereigns, Drawn and Engraved by Eminent Artists with Biographical and Historical Sketches from Agnes Strickland

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1857. Hard Cover. A New Edition. Professionally retored with modern leather spine and original spine laid down. Original embossed leather boards and original marbled endpages with modern linen hinges partially covering endpages. The spine and front cover are titled in gilt. Minor rubbing to edges of boards and to bands on spine. Occasional spots of foxing to interior, but overall very clean. Small spot of soiling to one illustration and short closed tear to margin of another illustration. Includes 27 portrait engravings with tissue guards. A handsome book despite repair. Quarto. 323 pages. MON/042214. Very Good.
[Book #27529]
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