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Publisher: Sydney, Government Printer, 1893
Part I: Authors, editors, or reference. Part II: Colonies, &c. Part III: Classified subject and title. 4to; x, 436; (vi), 584 & (iv), 226pp, frontispiece. Later navy blue cloth, spine titles in gilt, a few slight marks. Very good. View more info
By: BALSTON, Thomas.
Publisher: London, Methuen, 1954
First edition. 172pp, 20 illustrations. Printed on mould-made J. Whatman paper manufactured by W. & R. Balston. Original cloth with dustwrapper (light soiling, spine dulled and with some chips, now in protective sleeve). Top edges a little spotted, the others uncut. Owner's signature of A.E. Werner, the conservator, of the British Museum. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper. View more info
Publisher: Charlottesville VA, University Press of Virginia, 1971
240pp. Original blue cloth. Very good. ***Papers include 'John Payne's Great Forgery' (Dawson) & 'Woozles in Bronteland: a cautionary tale' (Stevens). View more info
Publisher: Charlottesville VA, University Press of Virginia, 1976
395pp. Original brown cloth. Very good. ***Papers include 'John Murray's Famil Library and the cheapening of books in early 19thC Britain' (Bennett) & 'The Role of Formulas in the dissemination of a Middle English alliterative romance' (Duggan). View more info
Publisher: Charlottesville VA, University Press of Virginia, 1973
296pp. Original green cloth. Very good. ***Papers include 'Marlowe's Doctor Faustus: the 1602 additions' (Bowers) & 'A Bibliographic History of Tennyson's Idylls of the King' (Pfordresher). View more info
Publisher: Charlottesville VA, University Press of Virginia, 1974
325pp. Original blue cloth. Very good. ***Papers include 'Towards a critical text of James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man' (Gabler) & 'The American edition of Mrs 'Dalloway' (Shields). View more info
Publisher: London, Longmans, 1925
94pp, frontis, 1 b&w plate. Original cloth-backed papered boards, head of spine slightly frayed, light liquid stain at the foot. Ex-Library, with label taped botttom left corner of front cover, stamp on front pasted endpaper and page edges, sleeve pasted on back endpaper and slip on back free endpaper. Good. View more info
Publisher: New York, Grastorf & Ling, 1979
xvi, 304pp, illustrated, errata slip tipped-in at rear. Grey cloth with clear wrapper. Top corners a trfile bumped, owner's name. A very good clean copy. ***Includes 'Of Dealers and Collectors' (Robert Taylor), 'Looking into provenance' (Robert Nikirk) & 'Identifying and classifying fine bindings' (Jamie Shalleck). View more info
Publisher: Katoomba, The Wayzgoose Press, 1995-2001.
Illustrated throughout by Mike Hudson, including wood engravings. A complete set of the eight monographs and two Introductions (to numbers 1-4 and 5-8 respectively), and the two prospectuses (1995 and 2000 respectively). All parts are signed by Hudson and Jarvis and numbered. Parts 1 to 4 are all #26 of 50 copies, with the Introduction #15 of 45. Parts 5 to 8 and the Introduction are all #18 of 60 copies. The design and typography befitting the subject. Printed on Moh... View more info
Publisher: New Castle, Delaware / Dunedin NZ, Oak Knoll Press / Otago University Press, 2006
352pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Maroon cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1584561963 *** Grey was a colonial governor of New Zealand, South Australia and the Cape Colony. He was also an obsessive collector of books and artefacts and bequeathed his collections to the people he governed; establishing Grey Collections in Auckland and Cape Town. View more info
By: MARKS, P.J.M.
Publisher: London, The British Library, 1998
Small 4to. 96pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0712345825 View more info
By: MILLER, Henry.
Publisher: London, Peter Owen, 1952
First edition. 324pp, 4 plates. Canvas cloth (no wrapper), a little spotting and spine dulled. Top edges tinted blue, the others yellowed. Some foxing early and late, including on the title, some small ticks against book titles in a couple of lists, otherwise a good cleam copy. View more info