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Pictorial boards. This edition of Shakespeare's Sonnets has been carefully corrected and compared with the original edition published in 1609. The only alteration mae has been the correction of a few obvious misprints. Covers are a little bowed. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.
Limited to 2750 copies. Grey cloth, black vignette and silver titles to front cover. Story in verse set in the time of King Arthur. 6 colour mounted plates (set onto grey card with paper guards). 23 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some foxing to cover edges. Foxing, mainly at textblock. Dustwrapper is edge chipped with tape repairs on verso, slightly grubby, section to top front spine corner has been reinserted and afixed with tape on verso.
12 glorious tipped-in colour plates. 2 turquoise plates plus decorations on every page. Red cloth, gilt spine and blind decorations to covers. Turquoise pictorial endpapers. 239 numbered pages includes index of first lines. Spine and corners bumped with slight wear to corners. Spine slightly faded. There is spotting to the front cover and a few light marks to the rear cover. Some writing in ink to verso of front free-endpapers. Some foxing to contents and textblock else contents clean.
Blue cloth, gilt title to spine and peacock vignette to front. 127 numbered pages. 16 colour plates. Spine and corners bumped, some slight scuffing to covers. Front cover is slightly warped. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to contents and light browning to endpapers.
Cream cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial onlay to front cover. Colour plates. Slight rubbing/scuffing to pictorial onlay on front cover. 4th printing. Slip case is very good.
Poems about birds. Brown & white illustration from A History of British Birds. Vol. I: Land Birds, by Thomas Bewick, 6th ed., 1826. Square format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 70 pages. ISBN: 09501109X. Spine and edges are faded. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and small nicks; some grubby marks.
Green cloth with dark green titles and decorations. Selections From The Poets Series. B/w plates. Split to top one inch of spine, which is also browned. Bumping along cover edges. Foxing and browning throughout.
Written by Dante Alighieri; Henry Francis Cary; Robin Hamlyn. Illustrated by William Blake.
Stock no. 1823016
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Brown leather spine with gilt titles. Pale blue silk moire sides. Top edge brown. Superb colour plates by Blake. Translated by Cary with an introduction by Hamlyn. Brown leather spine is lightly rubbed to tail, possibly very, very lightly sunned. Otherwise a fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly faded to top plain side and lightly scuffed.
Dark covers with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780198186953. Foxing to outer page edges. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.
Limited edition, black leather covers with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Silk endpapers. 20 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Light wear to gilt to outer page edges. Contents are excellent!
Limited edition, black leather covers with gilt titles and decorations; raised bands to spine. Silk endpapers. 20 tipped-in, tissue-guarded colour plates. All edges gilt. Couple of small scuff marks to front cover. Wear to some gilt on outer page edges.
Leather spine and corners. Blue boards. A Poem, In Six Cantos By An Amateur Of Fashion. 8th edition, corrected and enlarged. Colour frontis. Much of leather spine and corners are chipped away/worn away and missing. Stitching to binding can be seen through spine. Covers are grubby and foxed. Prelims are almost detached. Foxing and page browning. Musty smell to book.