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Bayntun and Riviere

Fine handcrafted leather bindings by Bayntun, the firm founded by George Bayntun in Bath in 1894, and Rivière, founded by Robert Rivière in London about 1840. In 1939 the two firms merged as the Bayntun-Rivière Bindery. Bindings from these two fine binderies working in the classic English tradition are highly sought-after by collectors.

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  1. Select Views of London.
    ACKERMANN - PAPWORTH, John B. Select Views of London.

    London : 1816

    First edition in book form of this splendid illustrated account of Regency London. Select Views first appeared in Ackermann's Repository of Arts between 1810 and 1815 prior to its publication in the present book-form edition, an edition considered "a vivid testimony of the high standards of this monthly publication" (University of Rochester, online).... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 147436

  2. 148022
    AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels.

    London : 1959-63

    An attractively bound set of Austen's collected works, this set unusually including the volume of her juvenilia.

    Though Austen's novels remained in print throughout the 19th century, it was the scholarly work of Robert William Chapman (1881-1960) that produced the first modern edition in 1923; his work continued to be issued in later editions... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 148022

  3. 148158
    AUSTEN, Jane. The Complete Novels.

    London : 1928

    First one-volume edition, first impression, handsomely bound. Learn More
    £950.00

    Stock Code: 148158

  4. The Novels.
    AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels.

    Edinburgh : 1906

    The Winchester edition, the most attractive of the unillustrated editions of Jane Austen's works produced around this time. Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 143945

  5. Observations upon some part of Sr Francis Bacon's Naturall History as it concernes, Fruit-trees, Fruits, and Flowers:
    AUSTEN, Ralph. Observations upon some part of Sr Francis Bacon's Naturall History as it concernes, Fruit-trees, Fruits, and Flowers:

    Oxford : 1658

    First edition. Ralph Austen (c. 1612-1676) is a fascinating figure, a combination of self-taught gardener and religious radical, whose "approach to horticulture was innovative, experimental, and sceptical of the authority of theorists" (ODNB). Here he challenges Sir Francis Bacon over his theory of the descent of sap, opposing the findings of his friend... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 129008

  6. Race.
    BAKER, John R. Race.

    London : 1974

    First edition, first impression, of Baker's popular yet poorly received work, which attempted to classify human races in the same way that animal subspecies are classified. An attractively bound copy in an elegant Bayntun binding executed for Birmingham lawyer Gordon William Quance, with his monogram to the front cover. Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 148240

  7. Civilisation.
    BAYNTUN BINDING - CLARK, Kenneth. Civilisation.

    London : 1969

    First edition, first impression, in an elegant Bayntun-Riviere binding executed for Birmingham lawyer Gordon William Quance, with his monogram to the front cover. This work accompanied Clark's television series Civilisation, aired on BBC in the same year. Civilisation's "success in English-speaking countries, and beyond, was spectacular and unparalleled;... Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 148235

  8. The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.
    BIBLE; English; NT. The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

    London : 1865

    First trade edition of this wonderful example of Victorian book production. Longman employed the finest wood-engravers of the day and the project was overseen by the antiquary and illuminator Henry Shaw (1800-1873): "He provided initials and ornament for the prestigious New Testament published by Longman in 1864 with engravings of works by artists from... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 133743

  9. The Life of Samuel Johnson,
    BOSWELL, James. The Life of Samuel Johnson,

    London : 1835

    An attractive set of Boswell's great biography, first published in 1791. "This version contains both the original texts, augmented by the additional writings of the biographer and his subject, and the very valuable new and related material which Croker introduced in his 1831 edition" (Pottle). "Boswell's Life of Johnson remains the most famous biography... Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 139422

  10. The Collected Poems.
    BROOKE, Rupert. The Collected Poems.

    London : 1960

    A handsomely bound copy of Brooke's poems, the collection first published in July 1918. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 139862

  11. A plain and literal translation of the Arabian nights entertainments, now entituled the book of the Thousand Nights and a Night
    BURTON, Sir Richard Francis. A plain and literal translation of the Arabian nights entertainments, now entituled the book of the Thousand Nights and a Night

    Benares : 1885-88

    First edition thus, one of 1,000 copies only, in an attractive Riviere binding. Often considered Burton's most enduring work, this translation is somewhat explicit, as are some of Burton's notes.

    The Kamashastra Society was Burton's vehicle to avoid prosecution, which would have been likely if this work had been published in an open edition.... Learn More
    £15,000.00

    Stock Code: 143343

  12. The Way of All Flesh. Illustrated with wood engravings by John Farleigh.
    BUTLER, Samuel. The Way of All Flesh. Illustrated with wood engravings by John Farleigh.

    1934

    A fine binding for this attractive edition of Butler's major novel, first published posthumously in 1902, a powerful autobiographical work recording his pained and satirical dissent from patriarchal Victorian hypocrisy. Farleigh was one of the best wood-engravers of the pre-War era, achieving his greatest success with the illustrations to George Bernard... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 43801

  13. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland [together with] Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.
    CARROLL, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland [together with] Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.

    London : 1868 & 1872

    First edition of Through the Looking-Glass, together with an early edition of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, this being from the 12th thousand, published just three years after the first edition of 1865, handsomely bound as a set by Bayntun of Bath. The Alice books earned the author "a place in the firmament of the great, for they are not only acts... Learn More
    £7,500.00

    Stock Code: 145478

  14. Alice in Wonderland [bound together with;] Through The Looking-Glass. And what she found there.
    CARROLL, Lewis. Alice in Wonderland [bound together with;] Through The Looking-Glass. And what she found there.

    London : 1937-9

    Late 1930s issues of the Alice books, in a handsome contemporary binding by Bayntun-Rivière bound in a single volume. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 140069

  15. Alice in Wonderland [bound together with;] Through The Looking-Glass. And what she found there.
    CARROLL, Lewis. Alice in Wonderland [bound together with;] Through The Looking-Glass. And what she found there.

    London : 1937-9

    Late 1930s issues of the Alice books, in a handsome contemporary binding by Bayntun-Rivière. Learn More
    £875.00

    Stock Code: 135375

  16. Alice in Wonderland; Alice Through the Looking Glass.
    CARROLL, Lewis. Alice in Wonderland; Alice Through the Looking Glass.

    London : 1938 & 1935

    A handsomely bound pair of the miniature editions which were first published in this format in 1907. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 132025

  17. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
    CARROLL, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

    London : 1866

    First published edition, rare presentation copy, inscribed by the author to one of his child-friends on the half-title, "Ella Chlora Williams from the author", together with three letters from the author mounted on the third, fourth, and fifth blanks.

    Ella Chlora Faithfull Bickersteth (née Monier-Williams, 1859-1954) was the only daughter of... Learn More
    £75,000.00

    Stock Code: 127698

  18. The Complete Works.
    CARROLL, Lewis. The Complete Works.

    London : 1939

    First collected edition, first impression. A handsomely bound copy of Carroll's works. Learn More
    £550.00

    Stock Code: 129190

  19. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; [together with:] Through the Looking-glass and What Alice Found There.
    CARROLL, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; [together with:] Through the Looking-glass and What Alice Found There.

    London : 1880-1

    Sixth edition. A beautifully bound set of Carroll's classic works.

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    £2,750.00

    Stock Code: 122169

  20. In Patagonia; The Viceroy of Ouidah; On the Black Hill; The Songlines; Utz; What Am I Doing Here.
    CHATWIN, Bruce. In Patagonia; The Viceroy of Ouidah; On the Black Hill; The Songlines; Utz; What Am I Doing Here.

    London : 1977-89

    First editions, first impressions, of all of Chatwin's works published in his lifetime. Chatwin (1940-1989) was an English travel writer, novelist, and journalist. His first book In Patagonia established his reputation as a travel writer. In 1982 he was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize and the Whitbread Prize for Best First Novel for his... Learn More
    £4,500.00

    Stock Code: 117554

  21. You and Your Star.
    CHEIRO. You and Your Star.

    Bombay : 1965

    Third Indian edition, second printing, of this work by the renowned palmist-astrologer Cheir, in an elegant Bayntun binding executed for Birmingham lawyer Gordon William Quance, with his monogram to the front cover. Cheiro was the stage name of Dublin-born William Warner (1866-1936), who also occasionally styled himself Count Louis Hamon. Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 148242

  22. Winston S. Churchill.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. - CHURCHILL, Randolph S., & Martin Gilbert. Winston S. Churchill.

    London : 1966-88

    First editions, first impressions, in handsome Bayntun-Riviere bindings. This set was collected by and bound for Alan Keith McMillan, with his armorial bookplate to each front pastedown. Over 22 years, McMillan purchased each volume new and had them uniformly bound by Bayntun-Riviere, neatly recording the purchase price, binding cost, and his acquisition... Learn More
    £15,000.00

    Stock Code: 137897

  23. The Progress of a Plough-Boy to a Seat in Parliament.
    COBBETT, William - REITZEL, William (ed.) The Progress of a Plough-Boy to a Seat in Parliament.

    London : 1935

    First edition, second impression, of Cobbett's life, in an elegant Bayntun-Riviere binding. This work was first published in 1933. Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 148261

  24. Life of Andrew Jackson, President of the United States.
    COBBETT, William. Life of Andrew Jackson, President of the United States.

    London : 1834

    First edition of this adulatory account of President Jackson, written by the radical British MP William Cobbett, published the year before Cobbett died and after a lifetime spent campaigning for the abolition of rotten boroughs, the lowering of taxes, and reversing enclosures; all culminating in his major influence in passing the Great Reform Act of... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 144939

  25. Romance
    CONRAD, Joseph, & Ford Madox Hueffer. Romance

    1903

    First edition, first impression, of the authors' second collaboration. Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 34744

  26. Napoleon.
    COSWAY-STYLE BINDING - LUDWIG, Emil. Napoleon.

    London : 1927

    First UK edition, following the New York edition of the preceding year and the German of 1925. This glamorous binding incorporates a portrait based on Jacques-Louis David's famous 1812 portrait The Emperor Napoleon in His Study at the Tuileries, the original of which hangs in the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.

    "Ludwig was trained in... Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 138769

  27. Napoleon's Memoirs.
    COSWAY-STYLE BINDING - NAPOLEON. Napoleon's Memoirs.

    London : 1945

    First Golden Cockerel Press edition, number 61 of 500 numbered sets, beautifully printed in Perpetua types on Arnold mould-made paper. This superbly bound copy incorporates a fine miniature half-length portrait of Napoleon as First Consul, based on the famous full-length portrait by Jean-Baptiste Isabey. Learn More
    £5,750.00

    Stock Code: 119484

  28. 148366
    COSWAY-STYLE BINDING - OMAN, Carola. Nelson.

    London : 1947

    First edition of Carola Oman's key work. Her biography of Nelson won the Sunday Times Prize for English Literature, and "still stands as the benchmark against which modern biographies of Nelson may be judged" (ODNB), and she had access to previously unpublished primary sources, including the collection of Lady Nelson's papers assembled by Lady Llangattock,... Learn More
    £2,750.00

    Stock Code: 148366

  29. The Humourist.
    CRUIKSHANK, George. The Humourist.

    London : 1892

    First thus, number 251 of an edition of 260. This presented to Harold Nicolson by Horace Rumbold in 1929, inked inscription to the first blank of volume I. Nicolson had served under Rumbold twice, the second occasion being in Berlin 1928, Nicolson resigned from the diplomatic service in September, 1929, and Rumbold retired in 1933. Nicolson described... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 74440

  30. The Chimera: or, the French Way of Paying National Debts, Laid open.
    DEFOE, Daniel. The Chimera: or, the French Way of Paying National Debts, Laid open.

    London : 1720

    Rare first edition of this comparative examination of credit in England and France with a comprehensive discussion of John Law and the Mississippi scheme; the latter is discussed with a blend of admiration (in principle) and mistrust (in practice). Defoe's attitude towards credit can be gauged from his decision to sell his shares in the South Sea scheme... Learn More
    £12,500.00

    Stock Code: 122924

  31. The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club.
    DICKENS, Charles. The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club.

    London : 1837

    First edition, bound from the original monthly parts, in a very handsome binding by the leading British bookbinders Bayntun-Riviere, and delightfully extra-illustrated with the full suite of Frederick Pailthorpe's 24 additional illustrations which were issued in 1882, retaining the front wrapper of that publication with the publisher's presentation... Learn More
    £2,750.00

    Stock Code: 145656

  32. A Christmas Carol in Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.
    DICKENS, Charles. A Christmas Carol in Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.

    1922]

    A handsomely bound facsimile of the first edition of Dickens's first and most enduring Christmas gift book. This copy has been bound without the extra title page and prefatory matter by G. K. Chesterton and B. W. Matz, rendering it even more persuasive. Learn More
    £1,350.00

    Stock Code: 145198

  33. The Works.
    DICKENS, Charles. The Works.

    London : 1899

    The Gadshill edition, "printed from the edition that was carefully corrected by the author in 1867 and 1868" and including H. K. Browne and George Cruikshank's beloved illustrations. A handsome set of what is generally considered one of the best editions of the collected works of Charles Dickens. Learn More
    £4,500.00

    Stock Code: 141805

  34. The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club.
    DICKENS, Charles. The Posthumous Papers of The Pickwick Club.

    London : 1837

    First edition in book form of the novel that transformed the obscure journalist into England's most famous writer in a matter of months. The novel was first published in serial form from March 1836 to November 1837. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 134818

  35. Barnaby Rudge.
    DICKENS, Charles. Barnaby Rudge.

    London : [c.1870]

    An attractively bound copy of Dickens's classic, first published in book form in 1841. Dickens's first historical novel, dealing with the anti-Catholic Gordon riots of 1780 and written in conscious emulation of Scott. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 122723

  36. The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit.
    DICKENS, Charles. The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit.

    London : [c.1870]

    An attractively bound copy of Dickens's classic, first published in book form in 1844. Dickens's biographer places Martin Chuzzlewit as marking "a great change in Dickens's conception of moral characteristics... For the first time Dickens begins to explore the contradictions and difficulties of the contemporary human world; these are no longer figures... Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 122722

  37. Nicholas Nickleby.
    DICKENS, Charles. Nicholas Nickleby.

    London : [c.1870]

    An attractively bound copy of Dickens's third novel, originally published as a serial from 1838 to 1839. Dickens's novel "has some title to being the funniest novel Dickens ever wrote; it is perhaps the funniest novel in the English language" (Peter Ackroyd, Dickens, pp. 262-3). Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 122721

  38. Our Mutual Friend.
    DICKENS, Charles. Our Mutual Friend.

    London : [c.1870]

    An attractively bound copy of Dickens's classic, first published in book form in 1865. Our Mutual Friend was Dickens's last completed novel. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 122718

  39. Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son.
    DICKENS, Charles. Dealings with the Firm of Dombey and Son.

    London : [c.1870]

    An attractively bound copy of Dickens's classic, first published in book form in 1848. Dickens's first novel to have an explicitly contemporary setting. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 122715

  40. Oliver Twist; or, the Parish Boy's Progress. By "Boz."
    DICKENS, Charles. Oliver Twist; or, the Parish Boy's Progress. By "Boz."

    London : 1838

    First edition, first issue, with Boz title pages and the "Fireside" plate. Bentley rushed Oliver Twist out in book form before serialization was complete, forcing Cruikshank to hurry the last few plates. Dickens disliked the final "Fireside" plate and asked Cruikshank for a new design, the "Church" plate. He also decided that he no longer wished to... Learn More
    £9,500.00

    Stock Code: 108107

  41. A Chronicle of England, B.C. 55-A.D. 1485.
    DOYLE, James E. A Chronicle of England, B.C. 55-A.D. 1485.

    London : 1864

    First edition of this landmark work, "the first book with original work printed in colour expressly designed for the original text" (Muir, p. 158). A Chronicle of England demonstrates "colour printing at its best, the colours fresh as if they had just been painted, the typography clear and beautiful" (Slythe, p. 28). Indeed, in the designer, Edmund... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 140390

  42. A Chronicle of England, B.C. 55 - A.D. 1485.
    DOYLE, James E. A Chronicle of England, B.C. 55 - A.D. 1485.

    London : 1864

    First edition of this landmark work, "the first book with original work printed in colour expressly designed for the original text" (Muir, p. 158). A Chronicle of England demonstrates "colour printing at its best, the colours fresh as if they had just been painted, the typography clear and beautiful" (Slythe, p. 28). Indeed, in the designer, Edmund... Learn More
    £1,850.00

    Stock Code: 128691

  43. Eric,
    FARRAR, Frederic W. Eric,

    Edinburgh : 1891

    Handsomely bound copy of the 25th edition of Farrar's novel. Originally published in 1858, Eric, together with Tom Hughes' Tom Brown's Schooldays, "effectively established the school story as a new genre However, while Tom Brown conveys the enthusiasms of the author's games-playing schooldays and is still readable today, Eric is a vividly sentimental... Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 141147

  44. The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling.
    FIELDING, Henry. The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling.

    London : 1953

    A finely bound copy of Fielding's classic, first published in 1749. Learn More
    £195.00

    Stock Code: 122366

  45. A History of Architecture.
    FLETCHER, Sir Banister. A History of Architecture.

    London : 1954

    An attractively bound copy of Fletcher's lavishly illustrated history, first published in 1896. This copy was bound by Bayntun for Birmingham solicitor Gordon W. Quance, with his monogram "Q" gilt-stamped to the front cover. Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 148166

  46. 134959
    FLINT, William Russell (illus.); A KEMPIS, Thomas. Of the Imitation of Christ.

    London : 1908

    A handsomely bound copy of Thomas à Kempis's masterpiece, in a somewhat modernized version of the popular 16th-century translation by Richard Whytford, with the illustrations of William Russell Flint. Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 134959

  47. Howards End.
    FORSTER, E. M. Howards End.

    London : 1910

    First edition, first impression, second issue with publisher's advertisements. The novel was the basis for the 1992 Oscar-winning film of the same title. Learn More
    £1,850.00

    Stock Code: 134793

  48. The Plays.
    GALSWORTHY, John. The Plays.

    London : 1929

    First collected edition, in a handsome Baytun binding. Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 148214

  49. The Plays.
    GALSWORTHY, John. The Plays.

    London : 1929

    First collected edition. Inscribed by the author on the original front free endpaper "Inscribed with every good wish by John Galsworthy, April 1930"; with a pencilled notation for the binder "preserve". Learn More
    £450.00

    Stock Code: 132028

  50. The Works.
    GASKELL, Mrs. The Works.

    London : 1906

    The Knutsford edition. A handsomely bound set. Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 126818

  51. Poems.
    GRAY, Thomas. Poems.

    London : 1768

    First collected edition, handsomely bound. It includes some of Gray's most popular works, such as "Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College", and collects poems from Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard (1751), Designs by Mr. Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr. T. Gray (1753) and Odes, by Mr. Gray, Printed at Strawberry Hill (1757).

    For the present... Learn More
    £950.00

    Stock Code: 146901

  52. 148321
    HARDY, Thomas. The Trumpet-Major.

    London : 1950

    An attractively bound copy of Hardy's novel. It was first published in 1880 and written to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Trafalgar. This is the first issue of the work in the publisher's "Library Edition". Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 148321

  53. James I. and VI.
    HENDERSON, T. F. James I. and VI.

    Paris : 1904

    First and limited edition, number 102 of 800 copies printed on fine paper. One of the luxuriously produced series of celebrated biographies in English printed in Paris by Goupil & Cie, the leading art dealership in 19th-century France.

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    £750.00

    Stock Code: 109059

  54. A Shropshire Lad.
    HOUSMAN, A. E. A Shropshire Lad.

    London : 1914

    First Riccardi Press edition, number 116 of 1,000 copies on handmade Riccardi Paper; a further 12 copies were printed on vellum. An attractive copy.

    "Though not an instant success, the little volume gradually won a large audience through the universality of its dominant themes (nature, love, war, and death) and the directness of its language... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 142418

  55. The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth and Marvels.
    INGOLDSBY, Thomas, pseud. of Richard Harris Barham. The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth and Marvels.

    London : 1855

    A handsomely bound set of this hugely popular work of Victorian literature.

    The Ingoldsby Legends "began to appear in 1837 in Bentley's Miscellany. Under the guise of Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Everard in Kent, Barham 'discovered' old documents which provided the basis for his tales. In effect, most of these are reworkings of other narrative... Learn More
    £300.00

    Stock Code: 144557

  56. The Rubaiyát of Omar Khayyám.
    JAMES, Gilbert (illus.); FITZGERALD, Edward. The Rubaiyát of Omar Khayyám.

    London & New York : [c.1908]

    Deluxe edition of the James illustrated Rubáiyat in a superb early Bayntun binding, one of possibly 250 copies only with hand-coloured plates.

    Fitzgerald's translation of the Rubáiyát was a failure on publication in 1859, with most of the copies of the first edition unsold and dumped in Quaritch's penny box, but the translation slowly gained... Learn More
    £4,500.00

    Stock Code: 147605

  57. A Narrative of a Voyage to Arabia, India, etc.
    JAMES, Silas. A Narrative of a Voyage to Arabia, India, etc.

    London : 1797

    First edition, scarce. James was a cabin-boy on Commander Johnstone's abortive expedition to seize the Cape of Good Hope from the Dutch in 1781. After being ambushed by the French in the Cape Verde Islands, and subsequently failing to take the Cape, Johnstone gained a consolation victory at Saldanha. Johnstone himself then returned to England, but sent... Learn More
    £3,000.00

    Stock Code: 117608

  58. Les Rois Aveugles.
    KESSEL, J. & Hélène Iswolsky. Les Rois Aveugles.

    Paris : [c.1925]

    Limited to 400 numbered copies printed on japon ("vellum paper"). With the monogram and bookplate of Victoria Sackville-West, mother of writer and gardener Vita Sackville-West. A handsomely bound copy. Learn More
    £75.00

    Stock Code: 81169

  59. The Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby.
    KINGSLEY, Charles. The Water-Babies: A Fairy Tale for a Land-Baby.

    London : 1863

    First edition, first issue, with the "L'Envoi" leaf: "Kingsley had second thoughts about this while the book was being printed, and he had the leaf removed, but not before a few hundred copies of the book had already gone forth" (Gottlieb, Early Children's Books and Their Illustration, 113). Kingsley's book initiated the first golden age of children's... Learn More
    £1,950.00

    Stock Code: 120414

  60. The Water-Babies.
    KINGSLEY, Charles; Warwick Goble (illus.) The Water-Babies.

    London : 1909

    First Goble edition. The Water-Babies was first published in 1863, and first illustrated in 1886 by Linley Sambourne. London-born Warwick Goble (1862-1943) was an illustrator of children's books who specialized in Japanese and Indian themes. Having worked for monthly magazines until 1909, he then became resident gift-book illustrator for Macmillan,... Learn More
    £975.00

    Stock Code: 134693

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