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Down the Rabbit Hole to Oz: Children’s Lit Window Display at Fulham Road

Down the Rabbit Hole to Oz: Children’s Lit Window Display at Fulham Road

March 23, 2016.

Those who pass by our Fulham Road shop on a regular enough basis will already be aware that our window display  changes frequently. Just in case you won’t have the chance to see it for yourself, we thought we’d keep you up-to-date on the books, prints and curiosities making an appearance each time. Here, we

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Roddy Doyle to W. B. Yeats: All things Irish this St Patrick’s Day at Fulham Road.

Roddy Doyle to W. B. Yeats: All things Irish this St Patrick’s Day at Fulham Road.

March 11, 2016.

Those who pass by our Fulham Road shop on a regular enough basis will already be aware that our window display  changes frequently. This week, we’re celebrating the long and rich literary history of Ireland, in honour of St Patrick’s Day, Thursday 17 March 2016.  Just in case you won’t have the chance to see

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Dover Street Diaries: The Black Sun Press

Dover Street Diaries: The Black Sun Press

February 18, 2016.

  After an overlong hibernation, my erstwhile blog has decided on a sudden to rouse and resume, in the light of the sun (which, we have learned, never sets on the Empire of the interwebs), its sporadic bibliomanic antics. So – fiat bux!     ALICE IN WONDERLAND IN PARIS  The Black Sun Press. The

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Vitulinum, Vélin, Vellum: The Window at Fulham Road.

Vitulinum, Vélin, Vellum: The Window at Fulham Road.

February 17, 2016.

Vellum is derived from the Latin word “vitulinum” meaning “made from calf”, leading to Old French “vélin” (“calfskin”). It is a prepared from the skin of calves, lambs, or kids, not tanned like leather but stretched, scraped and dried under tension, creating a stiff, white or yellowish parchment. Vellum is often encountered in the rare

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Knowing I’m on the street where you shop: Gifts for Lovers in Fulham Road

Knowing I’m on the street where you shop: Gifts for Lovers in Fulham Road

February 10, 2016.

    ARMSTRONG, Martin. Lover’s Leap. London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1932 Octavo. Original black cloth. With the dust jacket. In the toned dust jacket. A very good copy. First edition, first impression. From the publisher’s archive, with their ink number to rear panel of the dust jacket and pencil notation to the front panel. [

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Ralph Steadman on Display at Fulham Road

Ralph Steadman on Display at Fulham Road

February 4, 2016.

    Those who pass by our Fulham Road shop on a regular enough basis will already be aware that our window display  changes frequently. Just in case you won’t have the chance to see it for yourself, we thought we’d keep you up-to-date on the books, prints and curiosities making an appearance each time

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Gollancz Publishing Display at Fulham Road.

Gollancz Publishing Display at Fulham Road.

January 21, 2016.

Victor Gollancz (1893-1967) was one of the revolutionary figures of 20th-century publishing. Everything about his publishing house was distinctive, from his business practices – he flouted convention, backed newcomers extravagantly, and held unique sway over the Book Society choices – the the appearance of his books. The earliest titles have striking jackets designed by the

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Window Shopping in Fulham Road: January 2016

Window Shopping in Fulham Road: January 2016

January 14, 2016.

      Those who pass by our Fulham Road shop on a regular enough basis will already be aware that our window display  changes frequently. Just in case you won’t have the chance to see it for yourself, we thought we’d keep you up-to-date on the books, prints and curiosities making an appearance each

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January Sale Highlights on Display at Fulham Road

January Sale Highlights on Display at Fulham Road

January 11, 2016.

Those who pass by our Fulham Road shop on a regular enough basis will already be aware that our window display  changes frequently. This month, the books on display are some of the very best highlights from our January Sale. Just in case you won’t have the chance to see it for yourself, here are

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Window Shopping in Fulham Road: Autumn Edition.

Window Shopping in Fulham Road: Autumn Edition.

September 25, 2015.

    Those who pass by our Fulham Road shop on a regular enough basis will already be aware that our window display  changes frequently. Just in case you won’t have the chance to see it for yourself, we thought we’d keep you up-to-date on the books, prints and curiosities making an appearance each time

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