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MILNE, A. A. A Gallery of Children.
London : 1925Signed limited edition, number 13 of 500 copies signed by the author, of which 485 were for sale.
Milne supplied the stories for A Gallery of Children at the urging of the American publisher David McKay. As he was simply adding words to an existing set of illustrations, Milne somewhat misguidedly agreed to payment in a lump sum without royalties.... Learn More£600.00
Stock Code: 147749
RAY, Man. Man Ray.
London : 1969First edition, sole printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the artist on the half-title, "For Jean-Yves, gratefully, Man Ray, 1969". This exhibition catalogue, with an essay by Man Ray written in 1948, was published to coincide with his exhibition at the Hanover Gallery in January 1969.
Jean-Yves Mock worked at the Hanover Gallery from 1956... Learn More£2,750.00
Stock Code: 120880
OPIE, Julian. Amelia.
Victoria : 2018First edition, first printing, limited to 50 copies signed by Opie with the original loose lenticular; a limited-edition catalogue produced to coincide with the exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria. Learn More£6,000.00
Stock Code: 141604
TURK, Gavin. Collected Works 1994—1998.
London : 1998First edition, first impression, signed on the title page by Turk. 1,500 copies were published to accompany the exhibition Gavin Turk: The Stuff Show, South London Gallery, 9 September - 18 October 1998. Learn More£75.00
Stock Code: 73937
MESENS, Édouard Léon Théodore. Troisième Front.
London : 1944First UK edition, first impression, presentation copy inscribed on the half-title "A mon vieil ami Jacques Bernard Brunius, 'Nous avons mis vingt ans trente ans, A vivre avec ingénuité, Force et ingéniosité...' En toute affection, E. L. T. Mesens. 9 Avril 1944". This bilingual publication, with French and English facing texts, is number 8 of 500... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 140447
WHITEREAD, Rachel. Shedding Life.
London : 1996First edition, first impression. Inscribed on the title page by the artist "12.7.99 Dear Paul with best wishes R. Whiteread". Catalogue published to coincide with the exhibition at the Tate Gallery, Liverpool, 13 September 1996 - 5 January 1997 and the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, 11 February - 22 April 1997. Learn More£175.00
Stock Code: 73924
WEBER, Bruce. Shufly.
New York : 2000First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Weber, "for my dear pal Claire from Bruce NYC 2000". A catalogue published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Robert Miller Gallery in New York, it was designed by Sam Shahid and includes text by S. E. Hinton, Zane Grey, Muhammed Ali, and Robert Frost. Learn More£400.00
Stock Code: 116611
PIERCE, Elijah - YOUNG, Mahonri Sharp. Elijah Pierce Woodcarver.
Columbus, OH : 1973The catalogue for Elijah Pierce's 1973 exhibition at the Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, his first major show, the commentary largely composed from Pierce's own words, edited from taped interviews with Carolyn Jones, 1972-3. Pierce is now widely considered one of the great American outsider artists. Signed by Pierce with his address on the title page:... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 142515
MCDOWALL, Roddy. Double Exposure.
New York : 1966First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the photographer on the front free endpaper, "To Reuee - with love - Roddy". A photographic gallery of celebrities with the images accompanied by writing about them by their peers. Learn More£575.00
Stock Code: 77299
MCLEAN, Bruce, & Mel Gooding. Knife Edge Texts.
London : 1992First edition. Limited to 100 copies numbered and signed by McLean and Gooding. This copy additionally inscribed by the artist "For Irv from Bruce Mclean, 17 Nov 92". The number has been crossed through and marked AP (Artist's Proof). Published to coincide with the exhibition Knife Edge: Another Situation / No Style at the Eagle Gallery, London, November... Learn More£175.00
Stock Code: 66742
CLARK, Larry. 1992.
New York & Cologne : 1992First and only edition, one of an edition of 1000. Presentation copy, inscribed by the photographer to the inside of the rear wrapper: "To Diego Cortez - Larry Clark. New York City, 1992". Loosely inserted is a folded poster announcing the Larry Clark exhibition at the Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, from 18 February to 27 March, 1993. The recipient... Learn More£2,250.00
Stock Code: 119849
HEANEY, Seamus. Crediting Poetry. The Nobel Lecture.
London : 1996First UK edition, first impression, signed by the author on the half-title. One of 500 copies printed for private circulation, this is a finely produced edition of the text of Heaney's Nobel Prize acceptance speech, delivered in December 1995. It is preceded by the Gallery Books paperback published in Ireland the previous year. Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 148157
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
MORIYAMA, Daido. Paris 88/89.
Paris : 2012First edition, signed by Daido Moriyama on the title page, this copy number 12 of 50 signed copies from a total edition of 1000. This was published after a series of exhibitions dedicated to the photographer at the Polka gallery from September 2012 to January 2013. Learn More£125.00
Stock Code: 134566
ROLLING STONES - O'NEILL, Terry; Gered Mankowitz. Breaking Stones.
London : 2016First edition, first impression, signed on the title page by Gered Mankowitz and inscribed by Terry O'Neill: "Long Live the Stones Terry O'Neill". This work was published to coincide with the opening of Exhibitionism, the first international exhibition on the Rolling Stones, which was held at Saatchi Gallery from 5 April to 4 September 2016. Learn More£175.00
Stock Code: 128784
EVANS, Walker. Walker Evans.
New York : 1971First edition, first printing, inscribed by the photographer "To John Wilmerding, with pleasure, with respect, Walker Evans, Oct. 1972, Hanover" on the front free endpaper, and with an original photograph of Walker Evans laid-in at the rear. The recipient was the former senior curator at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and professor... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 105046
ROBERTSON, Walford Graham. "Troy Town": pair of sheets with two original watercolours, calligraphy and musical notation.
c. 1905Highly attractive piece rather in the style of the Beggarstaff Brothers, illustrating the old English ballad "The Wandering Prince of Troy", here shortened to simply "Troy Town", a retelling of the story of Dido and Aeneas; the opening lines reading "When Troy Town had, for ten yeeres past, Withstood the Greekes in manfull wise". The first sheet carries... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 136594
MUNNINGS, Sir Alfred. An Artist's Life; The Second Burst; The Finish [together with] Ballads and Poems or, A Rhyming succession of Rhyming digression.
London : 1950-57First editions, first impressions. Volumes I and III of The Autobiography and Ballads and Poems signed by Alfred and Violet Munnings. With a manuscript letter by Violet Munnings, dated 30 January 1962, giving opening times for Beldon House and studio, alongside other ephemera related to the book and Alfred Munnings, constituting newspaper clippings,... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 121829
GREENE, Graham. Nino Caffè.
[Rome] : 1960First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the artist on the second leaf, "Best wishes! Nino Caffè, Jan. 1966". An earlier version of Graham Greene's appreciation of Italian painter Nino Caffè, 'the painter of young priests', had previously appeared in the catalogue for Caffè's exhibition at the Knoedler Gallery in New York in 1953. Text in English,... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 103301
LEIBOVITZ, Annie. Photographs 1970-1990.
New York : 1991First edition, first printing, inscribed by Leibovitz on the title page "Boston October 1991 For Stephen Annie Leibovitz". The second of Leibovitz's photobooks, Photographs 1970-1990 was a companion book to her first museum exhibition, at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington D.C. At the time she was only the second living photographer, and the... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 137981
FREUD, Lucian. Recent Work.
London : 1968First edition, first impression, presentation copy inscribed "Dear Binky, You missed it and I missed you. Are you angry about the vanishing act? 'I went see sic a man about a dog'... A Borzoi in fact that looked like you. Lots of Love, Lucian" to title page, with the address "227 Gloucester Terrace W.2 (Until Friday)" penned above.
The recipient,... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 138200
OLIVER, Mary, & Molly Malone Cook. Our World.
Boston : 2007First edition, first impression, signed by Oliver on the rear free endpaper. Published two years after the death of Oliver's partner, Molly Malone Cook, in 2005, Our World brings together Cook's photography and Oliver's poems and prose in "an intimate revelation of their lives and art" (front flap).
Mary Oliver (1935-2019) is best remembered... Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 147538
WHISTLER, James McNeill. Eden versus Whistler. The Baronet and the Butterfly.
Paris : First and limited edition, one of 250 numbered copies signed by Whistler with his butterfly monogram. "Early in 1894 Whistler painted a small portrait of Lady Eden (Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, Glasgow), and her husband, Sir William Eden, sent 100 for it, which Whistler banked. Whistler exhibited the picture in Paris but refused to deliver it,... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 104607
COWARD, Noël. Post-Mortem.
London : 1931First edition, first impression. Presentation copy to William Armstrong, director and producer of the Liverpool Playhouse, inscribed on the front free endpaper, "For William with my love, Noël." The play, heavily influenced by R. C. Sherriff's Journey's End, set in the trenches of the Great War, was written in 1930, but Coward decided that it was for... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 114999
SHAW, George Bernard; COSTER, Howard (photographer). Attractive inscribed photographic portrait on textured paper by Howard Coster.
London : [early 1930s]A fine photographic portrait of Shaw, by Howard Coster, one of the most renowned portrait photographers of the day, signed by both sitter and photographer, and presented by Shaw to the American actress who had appeared in many of his plays, additionally inscribed by him "To Mary Lawton, G. Bernard Shaw, 13/11/36".
An excellent association: Shaw... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 114626
[JOHNSTON, George Liddell; James Albert Buchanan Jay.] The Alphabet Illustrated.
[Herefordshire, : c.1858]A finely executed alphabet book of captioned pen-and-ink drawings, featuring personified letters in the Victorian grotesque tradition. The drawings were executed by a talented amateur artist, carefully copied from a rare, privately-published work, The Alphabet Illustrated, by Reverend George Liddell Johnston, a feature of which is the caricatured, oversized... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 137720
DICKENS, Charles; Robert Browning; and others. Collection of autograph material, including 4 autograph letters signed by Charles Dickens, 4 by Robert Browning, and a quantity of other autograph material.
Various places : 1860s-1910sThe Dickens and Browning letters are addressed to Emma Pender (18171891), second wife of Sir John Pender, Scottish textile merchant in Manchester, submarine communications cable pioneer, and politician.
The Dickens letters are:
a) with envelope, stamp clipped, to Mrs Pender, 9 Park St, Westminster, SW; 5 May 1863, declining an invitation... Learn More£7,000.00
Stock Code: 137842
PANKHURST, Christabel; CASWALL SMITH, Lizzie (photographer). Photographic postcard signed by Christabel Pankhurst.
London : c.1907-9Original photographic postcard of Christabel Pankhurst, signed by her across the portrait taken by Lizzie Caswall Smith, a respected studio photographer known for her close association with the women's suffrage movement. Published by Sandle Brothers for the WSPU, this official postcard is an excellent signed example of the visual ephemera which circulated... Learn More£1,200.00
Stock Code: 141540
PANASSIÉ, Hugues. Histoire du vrai jazz, original holograph manuscript.
[Paris? : 1950s]The original holograph manuscript of Histoire du vrai jazz (History of true jazz, published Paris, Éditions Robert Laffont, 1959) by the influential French jazz critic, historian and record producer Hugues Pannasié (1912-1974), here very attractively and imaginatively presented, the spine of the box labelled "La vraie histoire du jazz" ("The real... Learn More£7,500.00
Stock Code: 123995
CAHUN, Claude. Two autograph postcards signed to Surrealist poet Robert Desnos, the second also signed by Marcel Moore.
Paris & Jersey : 1932 & 1938Two exceptionally rare autograph postcards signed from the French photographer and mixed-media artist Claude Cahun to Surrealist poet Robert Desnos, one written from Paris, the other from Jersey in exile; in the first thanking him for a gift of flowers, and in the second reporting on her reclusive life in Jersey with her collaborator, lover, and step-sister... Learn More£6,500.00
Stock Code: 131539
WOOLF, Virginia. Jacob's Room.
Richmond : 1922First edition, first impression. This copy bears the bookplate of Edward Sackville-West (1901-1965) on the front free endpaper, and a gift inscription penned on blue paper and pasted on the front pastedown: "Dear Eddy, Please accept this belated and inconsiderable birthday present, if you don't already possess it. If you do, will you let me know? Yrs.... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 148416
BROWN, Glenn. Three Exhibitions.
London : 2009First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the artist on the half-title, "To John, all the best, Glenn Brown". Three exhibitions is a richly illustrated overview of Glenn Brown's exhibitions at the Gagosian's New York and London galleries in 2004, 2007 and 2009. Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 106601
HEALY, Dermot. [Works.]
Old Castle : 1992-98-2001-10First editions, first impressions, presentation copies. Each copy is inscribed by the author on the title page to book collector Philip Murray. The Ballyconnel Colours is also signed by McSweeney and contains a postcard from Dermot Healy to Murray tipped-in, "Am at the address below for a few weeks, Dermot Healy x Did not know in time to let you know."
... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 122110
PENROSE, Roland. The Road is Wider Than Long.
London : 1939First and limited edition, presentation copy, inscribed by the author to French actor and writer Jacques B. Brunius (1906-1967) on the half-title, "à Brunius mon ami, Roland Penrose", number 137 of 510 copies. Penrose visited the Balkans with Lee Miller in 1938 and recorded the tour in this photographic diary, the first work in the Series of Surrealist... Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 123648
HEANEY, Seamus. Hailstones.
Dublin : 1984First edition, signed limited issue, one of 250 unnumbered cloth-bound copies signed by the author on the title page; here additionally inscribed by Heaney "Mary - fine girl y'are! Seamus" under his signature. The recipient was Heaney's friend Mary Conley Downe.
Downe founded, with her husband Edward, the Irish Clifden Arts Festival, now the... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 142605
SNOWDON, Lord. Photographs by Snowdon:
London : 2000First edition, first impression. Inscribed by Snowdon on the half title: "To dearest John, with lots of love & so many happy memories working for you, from your Tony. February 2000." Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 136307
SNOWDON, Lord. Snowdon.
London : 2006First edition, sole printing, inscribed by the photographer on the half-title: "With very best wishes from Snowdon". This copy is from the library of the author and filmmaker Edward Milward-Oliver. This is an exhibition catalogue for the sale of Snowdon's work, from 18 September to 31 October 2006. Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 136899
CRAIG-MARTIN, Michael. Book.
London : 1997First edition, first printing of the book edition. Limited to 100 copies signed and numbered on the colophon page by Craig-Martin, together with the 2 separate prints, Paint Roller and Ladder, signed and numbered on the verso by Craig-Martin. Printed by Advanced Graphics, London. There is also a portfolio edition of 50. Learn More£2,000.00
Stock Code: 144489
LONGLEY, Michael. Poems.
Edinburgh : 1985First edition, first impression, case-bound issue. Inscribed by the author "For Phil Murray, warmest regard, Michael Longley, Sligo 85" on the title page. Poems was also issued in paper wrappers. Dr Philip Murray is an Irish bibliophile and author The Adventures of a Book Collector (2011). Learn More£275.00
Stock Code: 113526
REID, Jamie. Republic Box Set. Being documentary materials relating to Jamie Reid's God Save the Queen artworks. All sourced from original artefacts held in the Jamie Reid archive.
[Hove] : 2015Signed limited edition. Number 83 of 113 boxed sets signed and numbered by the artist. With a pair of black latex handling gloves as issued. Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 139932