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BEARDSLEY, Aubrey. The Early Work.
London : 1899First edition, the limited issue, one of 120 copies on Japanese Vellum, of this lavish publication gathering the early works of Aubrey Beardsley, and which was followed by two more volumes, his Late Work (1901) and Uncollected Works (1925). This is a superb copy.
The present work includes 16 of his illustrations and designs for Wilde's Salome... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 149898
BURNS, Robert. The Poetical Works.
London : 1879An exquisitely bound set of this attractive edition, edited by the Scottish essayist and poet of the Spasmodic school, Alexander Smith (1829-1867), and which was first published in 1865. Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 149641
BLAKE, William. The Song of Los.
Clairvaux : 1975First edition thus, number 144 of 400 copies so bound, from a total edition of 458, all printed on Arches pure rag paper made to match the paper used by Blake.
Blake scholar Geoffrey Keynes (1887-1982) provides a commentary and bibliographical history. One of the richest and most elaborate of Trianon's Blake facsimiles, "The Song of Los completes... Learn More£400.00
Stock Code: 147459
BARRIE, J. M. [A Collection of Novels and plays.]
London, New York, Toronto : 1888-1919First editions of all works except Der Tag, which is a second edition, uniformly bound, and with the original covers or spine panels preserved and bound in to each volume.
This collection from the library of Sir William Garth, Kolkata-based lawyer, esteemed member of the King's Council, a devotee of the arts and letters, and an avid collector... Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 149238
BRANDT, Bill. Perspective of Nudes.
London : 1961First edition, first printing. One of those seminal works of art which apparently came about by accident. Brandt was experimenting with a fish-eye lens and produced these extraordinary images of nudes on beaches, distorting and merging with the rocks which surround them. From the library of Sam Haskins. Learn More£1,000.00
Stock Code: 147043
BORGES, Jorge Luis. Discusion.
Buenos Aires : 1932First edition, first printing, of this collection of 15 essays on wide ranging topics such as philosophy, literary criticism, and epistemology. Discusion was expanded and republished in 1957 as the sixth volume of his Complete Works, a project that began in 1953. Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 147691
BORGES, Jorge Luis. Inquisiciones.
Buenos Aires : 1925First edition, first impression, a superlative presentation copy of the author's first work of prose. One of 505 copies printed, this is a uniquely untrimmed, unnumbered, and specially bound presentation copy inscribed by Borges on the first blank to his fellow Argentine author, and muse, Norah Lange (1905-1972).
Borges's inscription, using the... Learn More£27,500.00
Stock Code: 145266
BECKETT, Samuel. Stirrings Still.
New York & London : 1988First edition, first printing, number 40 of 226 numbered copies on vélin de Rives paper signed by both Beckett and le Brocquy on the limitation leaf. A superb copy of Beckett's last prose work. Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 149945
BYRON, Lord. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage.
London, Edinburgh, Dublin : 1812Second edition (the same year as the first), enlarged with six new poems, of Byron's first major work, the book that launched the "Byronic hero", presenting Cantos 1 and 2 of Byron's autobiographical poetic romance covering his travels in Portugal, Spain, Albania and Greece, at the publication of which he "awoke, and found myself famous!".
This... Learn More£275.00
Stock Code: 142530
BECKETT, Samuel. Stirrings Still.
New York & London : 1988First edition, first printing, the dedication copy, Hors Commerce copy I/XV, from a total edition of 226 copies on vélin de Rives signed by Beckett and le Brocquy. This is the dedicatee's copy additionally marked "BR" for Barney Rosset, for whom the story was written. An immaculate copy of Beckett's last prose work, together with extra material.
Loosely... Learn More£4,000.00
Stock Code: 149946