Gift Ideas

  1. BURNE-JONES, Edward.

    The Little Holland House Album … with...

    The Roxburghe Club, 2024

    The Little Holland House Album was compiled...

    £75

  2. [ANTIPHONAL.]

    Very large historiated initial ‘H’,...

    Italy (Siena), c. 1300.

    A very fine large initial painted in...

    £6750

  3. CAMPBELL, Duncan. 

    A Poem upon Tea.  Wherein its Antiquity,...

    London, Mrs. Dodd, J. Roberts, J. Wilcox...

    First and only edition, very scarce,...

    £2500

  4. BRADLEY Gertrude M., illustrator.

    An archive of drawings for Just Forty...

    [c. 1897].

    Fifty-eight delightful preliminary pencil...

    £850

  5. NIEUHOF, Jean, and Jean LE CARPENTIER (translator). 

    L’ambassade de la compagnie orientale...

    Leiden, Jacob de Meurs, 1665. 

    Lavishly illustrated first French edition...

    £3500

  6. BROWN, Arthur Henry.

    Autograph manuscript notebook mainly of...

    [Brentwood?, 1864–87].

    An autograph manuscript notebook composed...

    £450

  7. VERLAINE, Paul, and Léon LEBÈGUE (illustrator).

    Fêtes gallantes.

    Paris, F. Ferroud for the Librairie des...

    Limited edition on vélin teinté...

    £750

  8. MIRANDULA (or MIRANDOLA), Ottaviano. 

    Illustrium poetarum flores. 

    Antwerp, Joannes Bellerus, 1563. 

    A remarkable copy, with numerous and...

    £1950

  9. LE CLERC, Sébastien, the Elder. 

    Figures de la passion D. N. S. Iesus...

    Paris, chez G. Audran graveur ordinaire...

    Scarce later issue of this wonderful...

    £675

  10. HUGO, Victor.

    Notre-Dame de Paris. Par Victor Hugo. Troisième...

    Paris, Charles Gosselin, 1831.

    First edition, third issue, of Victor...

    £7500

  11. HORACE.

    Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera cum novo commentario...

    Paris, Didot, 1855.

    The deluxe issue of Didot’s Horace,...

    £900

  12. ECKARTSHAUSEN, Karl von. 

    Dieu est l’amour le plus pur, ma prière...

    Duprat-Duverger, rue des Grands-Augustins,...

    Scarce edition of a French translation...

    £475

  13. DUNCAN, Raymond. 

    A small archive of printed and manuscript...

    Paris, 1940s to 1970s. 

    The present archive includes:

    £1500

  14. COLONNA, Fabio. 

    Φυτοβασανος, sive Plantarum...

    Naples, Orazio Salviani, 1592. 

    First edition, a landmark in botanical...

    £4000

  15. BOUDIER DE VILLEMERT, Pierre-Joseph. 

    L’Andrometrie, ou examen philosophique...

    Paris, chez Brunet, 1753. 

    First editions of two scarce works by...

    £2500

  16. [KAFKA, Franz, et al.]

    Vom jüngsten Tag. Ein Almanach neuer Dichtung.

    Leipzig, [W. Drugulin for] Kurt Wolff, 1916.

    First edition of the first collective...

    £250

  17. POUND, Ezra.

    How to Read …

    London, Desmond Harmsworth, [1931].

    First edition, a fine association copy....

    £750

  18. SPENCER, Eleanor P. 

    The Sobieski Hours: A Manuscript in the...

    London, [Rampant Lion Press for] Academic...

    Limited edition, dedicated and presented...

    £475

  19. [JOHNSON, Richard.]

    The History of France, from the earliest...

    London, E. Newbery, 1792.

    Second edition of this history of France...

    £300

  20. CESAROTTI, Melchiorre, librettist.

    Adria consolata festa teatrale nel solenne...

    Venice, Vincenzo Rizzi, [1803].

    First edition, very rare, of this libretto...

    £275