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MOORE, Henry. Sculpture and Drawings.
London : 1944First printing of the third edition, revised and much enlarged. Inscribed by Moore "For Rita & Isak & Danielle, from, Henry Moore, Much Hadham. July 1949". The recipients were Isaac Grünberg, a journalist and art dealer, and his wife Rita Kernn-Larsen, a Danish Surrealist artist, together they spent a large part of world war two in the UK where their... Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 147015
MOORE, Henry. Henry Moore on Sculpture.
London : 1966First edition, first impression. With a signed presentation inscription on the front free endpaper from the artist, "For Susan & Donald, with love from Henry Moore, Much Hadham, April 1968." Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 143146
MOORE, Henry. Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1948, Sculpture and Drawings 1949-1954, Sculptures 1955-64.
London : 1965-69Vol 1, reprint of revised edition. Vol 2, reprint of revised edition. Vol. 3, first edition. These volumes contain all the sculptures produced by Moore from 1921-64. Learn More£150.00
Stock Code: 140682
MOORE, Henry. Henry Moore 85th Birthday Exhibition. Stone Carvings - Bronze Sculptures - Drawings.
London : 1983First edition, first printing. Inscribed on the half title by the artist, "For Sue, With love and best wishes, Henry, August 1983." This catalogue was published to coincide with a selling exhibition at Marlborough Gallery, London. 15 June - 13 August, 1983. Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 143147
MOORE, Henry. Shelter-Sketch-Book.
London & Berlin : 1967First edition, first printing, limited to 180 copies. This being number 168 and signed by Moore on the original lithograph, and on the limitation page. The shelter-sketch-book was executed between 1940-42. The drawings were made for Moore's larger Shelter drawings which had been commissioned by the War Artists Committee. Moore made these sketches during... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 148372
SITWELL, Sacheverell - MOORE, Henry. Valse des Fleurs. A Day in St Petersburg and a Ball at the Winter Palace in 1868.
York : 1980First Fairfax Press edition, limited to 400 copies of which this is one of 60 in quarter leather signed by Sitwell and Moore. This copy is unnumbered. First published by Faber and Faber Ltd, 1941. Learn More£625.00
Stock Code: 145948
MOORE, Henry - SWEENEY, James Johnson. Henry Moore.
New York : 1946First edition, first printing, of this important monograph. Presentation copy from Moore, inscribed on the front free endpaper, "To Eric, from Henry, July 5th 1947". The recipient may be the British art critic Eric Newton (1893-1965), a personal friend of Moore and a champion of his work; Newton became a household name in Britain in the 1950s largely... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 87773
HARRISON, William Henry. Remarks of General Harrison, Late Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States to the Republic of Colombia, on Certain Charges Made Against Him by that Government.
Washington : 1830First edition of this extremely uncommon publication, this a presentation copy, inscribed and signed by Harrison on the title-page: "John C. Wright Esq. of Steubenville Ohio from his friend W. H. Harrison." This is the only presentation copy of Harrison's Remarks ever to have appeared at auction, at the Streeter sale, 1967 (ticket to front pastedown).... Learn More£27,500.00
Stock Code: 83709
MOORE, Henry, & John Hedgecoe. Henry Moore.
London : 1968First edition, first impression. With a signed presentation inscription from the artist on the title page, "For Susan & Donald, with love from Henry, Christmas 1969." Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 143145
MOORE, Henry (illus.); GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von, & André Gide (trans.) Prométhée.
Paris : 1950-51First and limited edition of Moore's first lithographic portfolio, this copy marked "H.C." (hors de commerce) and initialled by the publisher P. A. Nicaise, perhaps one of the copies réservées à des collaborateurs (reserved for collaborators); the edition was limited to 183 copies on vélin de chiffon à la forme des Papeteries du Marais.
"During... Learn More£3,000.00
Stock Code: 135517
MOORE, Henry (illus.); GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von, & André Gide (trans.) Prométhée.
Paris : 1950-51First edition of Henry Moore's first illustrated book, number 60 of 183 copies only. "During a visit to Paris in 1949 Moore met French typographer and publisher Henri Jonquières, who suggested an illustrated book based on Goethe's Prometheus, an adaptation of Prometheus Bound by Aeschylus. Moore made a total of eight lithographs for Prométhée, along... Learn More£3,000.00
Stock Code: 139173
MOORE, Henry Ludwell. Economic Cycles: Their Law and Cause.
New York : 1914First edition of the author's radical attempt to link economic cycles to rainfall cycles and harvest yields: "the law of the cycles of rainfall is the law of the cycles of the crops and the law of Economic Cycles" (p. 135).
"Needless to say, this immensely ambitious undertaking was often severely attacked by contemporaries and subsequent commentators... Learn More£650.00
Stock Code: 149958
MOORE, Henry, & John Hedgecoe. Henry Moore. My Ideas, Inspiration and Life as an Artist.
London : 1986First edition, first impression. With a signed pencil inscription from the artist on the title page, "For Sue from Henry", Below the inscription Moore's original attempt to write in a blue biro "For For Sue". Henry Moore died in September 1986 and had been ill with arthritis and diabetes, this would explain his shaky hand and the difficulty for him... Learn More£400.00
Stock Code: 143151
MOORE, Henry - MELVILLE, Robert. Henry Moore Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1969.
London : 1970First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the artist on the half title page, "For, Susan, With best wishes, from, Henry (Moore), 1983." Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 143155
MOORE, Henry Ludwell. Laws of Wages.
New York : 1911First edition of the author's first book. Henry Moore taught economics at Johns Hopkins, Smith College and finally Columbia University. He is most famous for his pioneering work in econometrics. Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 111315
MOORE, Henry Ludwell. Synthetic Economics.
New York : 1929First edition, first printing; the copy of the British economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature to the front free endpaper. A nice association: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department for thirty years and built it... Learn More£325.00
Stock Code: 149611
MOORE, Henry Ludwell. Generating Economic Cycles.
New York : 1923First edition, first printing, developing the author's radical and disputed theory that economic cycles mirror rain and climate cycles, here linking these climate cycles to astronomical phenomena, and consequently arguing that economic ebb and flow is linked to the movements of the Sun and Venus. Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 149960
MOORE, Henry (illus.); CRAMER, Gérald; Alistair Grant; David Mitchinson. Henry Moore. Catalogue of Graphic Work. [Together with signed lithograph].
Geneva : 1973Signed limited edition, number 110 of 200 copies signed by Henry Moore. Loosely inserted as issued is a signed lithograph of "Seated Mother and Child" (1973), which is printed on Barcham Green, numbered 35/100 and housed in its original card chemise. This deluxe edition of the catalogue raisonné of the artist's work in the print medium from 1931 to... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 100475
WHITE, Gleeson, & Charles Shannon, eds. The Pageant.
London : 1896-97First editions, first impressions. All published of a typically unfeasible 1890s venture, an artistic and literary collaboration between the "Rhymers' Club" decadents and the pre-Raphaelite aesthetes, and others, including work by Max Beerbohm, Robert Bridges, Edward Burne Jones, Charles Conder, Walter Crane, Austin Dobson, Ernest Dowson, Richard Garnett,... Learn More£400.00
Stock Code: 140450
DUPUIT, A. J. Etienne-Juvenal. De la mesure de l'utilité des travaux publics;
Paris : 1844 & 1849First edition of Dupuit's two articles, printed in numbers 116 and 207 of the Annales des ponts et chaussées. The copy of the economist Henry Ludwell Moore, with his ownership signature on the front free endpaper and his extensive pencilled annotations to the articles, mostly in English with some French. The annotations mostly take the form of summaries... Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 127699
CARRÈRE, Joseph-Barthélemy-François. A Picture of Lisbon, taken on the Spot:
London : 1809First edition of this timely English translation of Carrère's 1798 Voyage au Portugal et particulèrement Lisbonne. Evidently rushed onto a market craving information on Portugal following Soult's invasion in January 1809. It was variably received at the time: The Monthly Review correctly identifying that it was "derived from a French source", and... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 139694
ORWELL, George. Archive of retained correspondence from the files of his first publisher, Victor Gollancz, relating to the publication of A Clergyman's Daughter.
8 Nov 1934 - 22 July 1983Victor Gollancz's archived correspondence regarding the publication of George Orwell's first novel, A Clergyman's Daughter, including the original contract for the novel. Present are two typed letters, two autograph letters, and two autograph postcards, all signed by Orwell; all such material is uncommon in the market.
Orwell began to write the... Learn More£75,000.00
Stock Code: 131751