Dublin, Dedalus Press, 2003. 8°. 95 pages. Original Softcover. Inscribed and signed by Chris Agee to irish photographer John Minihan.
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The Pleasures of the Imagination. To which is prefixed A Critical Essay on the Poem.
A New Edition. Dublin, Printed by P. Wogan, 1804. 18 x 11 cm. 101 pages. Contemporary calf with gilt decorations. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped. Front joint cracked. Edges and end papers age darkened. Internally dust dulled thoughout with a few stains. Bottom corner of page 75/76 missing (c. 5 x 3 cm).
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The Hidden Servants. And other very old stories – Told over again by Francesca Alexander.
First Edition. London, David Nutt, 1903. 19 x 13 cm. xvii, 233 pages. With a frontispiece. Green cloth with gilt title and decorations on front board and spine. Top edge gilt, other edges deckle. Good condition. Some water damage to rear board and rear end papers / hinge. Rear free end paper loose. Minor rubbing and bumping. Edges and end papers dust dulled. Gift inscription on front paste down: ‘Benita Pelly, With very sincere good wishes [J. Phelps?] 16 September 1913’. Internally bright and clean.
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The Works of Alfred Lord Tennyson. Poet Laureate.
London, Macmillan and Co., 1889. 18 x 12 cm. v, 807 pages. With a frontispiece. Contemporary tree calf. Gilt title and decorations. Marbled edges and end papers. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped. Both joints cracked and tender. Prize label on front paste down. Internally clean.
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First Edition. Dublin, McGlashan & Gill, 1872. 18 x 12 cm. viii, 190 pages. Small B&W Decorations in Text. Original dark green embossed cloth. Hard Cover. Gilt title on front board. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear, rubbing and bumping. Mildly dust dulled / age darkened. A nice copy.
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Early Victorian Album. [A well executed Victorian Album with prose and poetry, and neat original drawings and water colours].
C.1840s. 20 x 16 cm. 106 pages; some coloured, some embossed, with tipped in images and letters, some drawings in colour and B&W. Contemporary cloth. Front board covered with blind stamped leather cover. Red textured end papers. All edges gilt. Very good condition. Rubbed and bumped. Binding shaky, but holding. Some remnants of early tape repairs. Internally dust dulles, a few mild stains and closed tears. A fascinating piece.
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Mother Goose’s Nursery Rhymes and Fairy Tales. [Two books in One]. With Six Coloured Plates, and Four Hundred and Twenty-Four Wood-Cuts by John Gilbert, Sir John Tenniel, Harrison Weir, Walter Crane, W. McConnell, and Others.
London, George Routledge and Sons, Not dated, c. 1885. 19.5 x 13.5 cm. 288 pages (Nursery Rhymes), 212 pages (Fairy Tales) plus eight pages publishers list plus six blank pages. Five coloured Plates and B&W Wood cuts throughout. New (2020) green cloth with gilt title on spine. New end papers. New binding. Internally dust dulled, edge worn and with small tears. Frontispiece and four other coloured Plates (out of five). Three pages (83/84, 111/112 & 125/126) appear to be missing. Still a very attractive volume in a new solid cloth binding. Beautifully illustrated.
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Programme of the “Good Samaritan” Performance Promoted by Madame Sarah Bernhardt. In Aid of the French Hospital in London, and of Lord Lonsdale’s special Appeal for Funds for the Charing Cross Hospital, held at the London Coliseum Saturday Evening, October 11th, 1913. Under the most gracious Patronage of their Majesties the King & Queen & Members of the Royal Family.
[London], No publishing information, . 27 x 20 cm. 48 unnumbered pages, printed on heavy textured paper. With many tipped in photographs in B&W. Gilt decorations. Silk covered boards with gilt crest on front bopard. Hand cover. Text block held place by silk string. Gilt dentelles Good condition. Voards worn and dust dulled. Silk covers torn at the edges (see images). Internally dust dulled, otherwise in very good clean condition.
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The Pictorial World. Illustrated Newspaper. Containing numerous Engravings of the Principle Events at Home and Abroad. No. 126 – 130, 134 – 136, 141 – 158, 161. (27 numbers in total).
London, Newspaper Publishing Company, Ltd., 1876-1877. 39 x 29 cm. c. 430 pages (16 pages / issue). Illustrated throughout. Includes five colour maps (Sussex, North Wales, Bedfordshire, Norfolk, Warwickshire). Contemporary green cloth with gilt and black decorations. Very good condition. Binding rubbed, bumped and age darkened. Spine ends frayed. Binding shaky, but holding. Front hinge cracked. Internally age darkened and occasionally spotted. Minor closed tears.
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