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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
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
BEATON, Cecil. Ballet.
London & New York : 1951First edition, first impression, of this personal memoir by Beaton, copiously illustrated. The same year this work was published, Beaton designed a one-act version of Swan Lake for the New York City Ballet. Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 145789
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
BURROUGHS, William S. L'arte nagual.
Rome : 1989First edition, presentation copy to the artist David Hockney, inscribed by the author following the introduction: "To David Hockney, Light use could precipitate the Stendhal-Syndrome William S. Burroughs July 22, 1989 Naropa".
Burroughs inscribed the book on the occasion of Hockney's lecture at the Naropa Institute, titled "Art Now - A Day of... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 145612
BEATON, Cecil. Scrapbook.
New York : 1937First edition, deluxe US issue, a superb presentation copy with an unusually fulsome inscription, inscribed by the photographer to Vogue editor-in-chief Edna Woolman Chase, who gave him some of his most important commissions and helped establish his career, on the front free endpaper: "To Edna Arch Instigator of so much of this Book or to Edna Editor... Learn More£4,950.00
Stock Code: 146208
BLAKE, William. Jerusalem.
Clairvaux : 1974First edition thus, number 110 of 500 copies so bound, from a total edition of 558, all printed on Arches pure rag paper matching that used by Blake.
In this Trianon facsimile, the 25 plates of Chapter 1 of Blake's visionary epic Jerusalem are reproduced in full colour facsimile, working from Lord Cuncliffe's copy of Blake original hand-illuminated... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 147479