Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & Collectable Books

4 stock records found. Did you know that you can now search our sold stock? Look for the 'sold stock' filter at the bottom of the filter options.

THE PUFFIN BOOK OF LETTERING
Written by Tom Gourdie.
Stock no. 1323612
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1965. Very good condition.

Oblong format, pictorial paper wraps. Puffin Picture Book 117. Rear cover is very slightly grubby.

Buy now for £10.00 Add to Wish List

BETTER HANDWRITING
Written by George L. Thomson.
Stock no. 1323598
Published by Penguin Books Ltd. 1st 1954. Almost very good condition.

Puffin Picture Book no. 96. Paperwraps. Oblong format. Foxing and browning to covers and some pages. Includes a leaflet inserted for the Society for Italic Handwriting.

Buy now for £12.00 Add to Wish List

IN PARENTHESIS
Written by David Jones; T.S. Eliot; Harold Bloom. Illustrated by Ewan Clayton.
Stock no. 1824146
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Seinnyessit e gledyf ym penn mameu. Introduction by Eliot, Foreword by Bloom, Calligraphy by Ewan Clayton. An epic poem of the First World War by David Jones first published in England in 1937. Narrates teh experiences of English Private John Ball in a mixed English-Welsh regiment. Green and orange mottled cloth with cream title to front and cream & green title to spine. A lovely copy, minor surface paper loss to margin at top of page 117 (will not show on camera) contained in publisher's brown slipcase which is lightly scuffed to sides.

Buy now for £60.00 Add to Wish List

THE HANDWRITING OF ENGLISH DOCUMENTS
Written by L.C. Hector.
Stock no. 1322417
Published by Kohler And Coombes Ltd.. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards with gilt title to spine. The chief object of tis book is to moderate as far as possible the hands written in England for administrative, legal or business purposes during the past eight or nine centuries. The invaluable series of 36 plates shows 56 examples of English handwriting from c. 700 to the middle of the 19th century. Originally published in 1958 (1st) and 1966 (2nd), this is the facimile edition. ISBN: 0903967162. Spine bumped. Light browning to front fly-leaf. Dustwrapper is lightly browned with small hole to centre of spine and small tear to top front corner.

Buy now for £40.00 Add to Wish List