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RUSKIN, John. The Elements of Drawing.
Sunnyside, Orpington, and London : 1892An attractive copy, from the library of Michael Tomkinson (1841-1921), carpet manufacturer, with his fine armorial bookplate; Tomkinson "collected rare books and manuscripts, and acquired a national reputation as a collector of Japanese ivories and lacquer work" (ODNB). With the initials CJHC to the front cover; the architect C. J. Harold Cooper (d.... Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 142188
ROLFE, Frederick, Baron Corvo. The Songs of Meleager.
London : First edition, first impression, a notably attractive copy. This edition is printed with the English translation alongside the original Greek text. From the library of Hardy Amies, with his neat bookplate to the front pastedown. Amies held the Royal Warrant as dressmaker for Queen Elizabeth II, who worked for her from her accession to the throne 1952... Learn More£150.00
Stock Code: 145607
RANSOME, Arthur. Bohemia in London.
London : 1907First edition, first impression, of which 1,250 copies were printed. Bohemia in London, dedicated to fellow novelist M. P. Shiel, was Ransome's first success, based on the author's own experiences in the capital. Library Hub cites copies at only two British and Irish institutional libraries (BL, Oxford); well represented internationally on Library Hub,... Learn More£850.00
Stock Code: 143696
RUSSELL, Bertrand. Common Sense and Nuclear Warfare.
London : 1959First edition, first impression, of Russell's attack on the Cold War nuclear stand-off, favouring no side, and proposing a path to denuclearization and peace. The work was issued in both wrappers, and boards and jacket as here, without priority. Learn More£45.00
Stock Code: 149550