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Auction Description for Bubb Kuyper: Books: History, Travel, Literature, Fine printing
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22nd, 23rd, 24th & 25th November 10am - 4pm.
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Books: History, Travel, Literature, Fine printing

(1046 Lots)

by Bubb Kuyper: Auctioneers of Books, Graphic Art & Manuscripts

Platinum House

1,046 lots | 207 with images

November 27, 2012

Live Auction

Kenaupark 30

Haarlem, NL-2011 MT Netherlands

Phone: +31 23 532 3986

Fax: +31 23 532 3893

Email: info@bubbkuyper.com

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Lot 51: [Goethe, J.W. von]. Ruppert, H. (ed.). Goethes

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Description: [Goethe, J.W. von]. Ruppert, H. (ed.). Goethes Bibliothek. Katalog. Weimar, Arion Verlag, 1958, XVI,825p., orig. boards w. gilt titlepiece and letterpiece. = "We weten uit Hans Ruppert Goethes Bibliothek. Katalog (1958) welke boeken Goethe in zijn privé bibliotheek bezat en die nog steeds op de originale locatie - het Frauenplan te Weimar - te vinden is. (...)". (B. Büch, De Goethe-industrie, p.96). Contains 5424 entries. AND 2 others: F. MEYER, Verzeichnis einer Goethe-Bibliothek (Leipsic, 1908, fold. facs. plate, contemp. hmor.) and R. FINK (ed.), Verzeichnis von Salomon Hirzels Goethe-Sammlung der Universitäts-Bibliothek zu Leipzig (ibid., 1932, bound by INVICTA LIVRO in modern mottled hcalf w. mor. letterpiece, 4to).

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Lot 52: [Graphic arts]. Senefelder, A. A Complete Course

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Description: [Graphic arts]. Senefelder, A. A Complete Course of Lithography: containing Clear and Explicit Instructions in All the Different Branches and Manners of that Art. London, R. Ackermann, 1819, 1st Engl. ed., XXVIII,(4),342,(2)p., col. lithogr. frontisp., tinted portrait and 12 (tinted) plates, contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece, 4to. - Plates occas. (sl.) yellowed/ foxed. Joints starting at top of spine; rubbed along extremities. = Bigmore & Wyman p.340 ("the first book published in this country on the subject of Lithography").

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Lot 53: Guigard, J. Nouvel Armorial du Bibliophile. Guide

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Description: Guigard, J. Nouvel Armorial du Bibliophile. Guide de l'amateur des livres armoriés. Paris, É. Rondeau, 1890, 2 vols., (4),XVII,(3),390,(2); (4),494,(1)p., num. heraldic ills., contemp. unif. gilt hmor. - Sl. foxed; a few annots. in pencil; both vols. bookplate on upper pastedown.

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Lot 54: Hanotaux, G. Bibliophiles. Paris, A./ F. Ferroud,

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Description: Hanotaux, G. Bibliophiles. Paris, A./ F. Ferroud, 1924, (6),48,(3)p., handcol. frontisp. and ills. by G.-A. MOSSA, printed in 420 numb. copies (350) monogrammed by the publisher, orig. wr. - Owner's entry on first free endpaper, otherwise a fine copy. = Monod 5817.

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Lot 55: (Hassels, L.F.J.). Octavius Kwarto. Schetsen en

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Description: (Hassels, L.F.J.). Octavius Kwarto. Schetsen en fragmenten vóór en achter de toonbank. Uit de nagelaten papieren van een ongelukkig boekverkooper. Amst., L.J.F. Hassels, 1853, (4),226p., orig. lithogr. wr. - With the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown; sl. yellowed; a few foxed spots. Backstrip and edges of wrapper repaired w. scotch tape. = Rare. Folium 53, part 3, p.58-64.

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Lot 56: Herderlijk onderrigt van den bisschop van Troyes

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Description: Herderlijk onderrigt van den bisschop van Troyes over het drukken van slechte boeken, voornamelijk over de nieuwe volledige werken van Voltaire en Rousseau. The Hague, Gebr. Langenhuysen, 1821, 56p., contemp. giltlettered hmor. - Libr. stamps on verso title-p. and on first free endpaper. Libr. ticket on spine and frontcover. = Rare anti-Voltaire and Rousseau publication by Etienne-Antoine de Boulogne, bisshop of Troyes.

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Lot 57: Holländer, H. (ed.). Erkenntnis. Erfindung.

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Description: Holländer, H. (ed.). Erkenntnis. Erfindung. Konstruktion. Studien zur Bildgeschichte von Naturwissenschaften und Technik vom. 16. bis zum 19. Jahrhundert. Berlin, Gebr. Mann, 2000, 1003p., num. (full-p.) (col.) ills., orig. boards w. dustwr., 4to.

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Lot 58: Ives, M. Christina Rossetti. A Descriptive

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Description: Ives, M. Christina Rossetti. A Descriptive Bibliography. New Castle, Oak Knoll Press, 2011, VIII,344p., 8 plates w. col. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. - AND 3 others: J. SCHRODER (ed.), Catalogue of Books and Manuscripts by Rupert Brooke, Edward Marsh & Christopher Hassall (Cambr., 1970, ills., orig. cl. w. transparant dustwr., 4to); W.F. PRIDEAUX, Notes for a Bibliography of Edward FitzGerald (London, 1901, helio-engr. frontisp., orig. cl.) and G.A. FRANCIS and A. LOZYNSKY (ed.), Whitman at Auction 1899-1972 ((Columbia), 1978, ills., orig. gilt cl., 4to). - All vols. with the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown.

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Lot 59: Jackson, H. The Anatomy of Bibliomania. London,

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Description: Jackson, H. The Anatomy of Bibliomania. London, Soncino Press, 1930-1931, 1st ed., 2 vols., XI,(1),419; XI,(1),434p., printed in 1000 numb. copies, orig. unif. cl., t.e.g., 4to. - Backstrip sl. faded and spotted; covers trifle rubbed.

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Lot 60: Jackson, H. The Eighteen Nineties. A review of art

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Description: Jackson, H. The Eighteen Nineties. A review of art and ideas at the close of the nineteenth century. London, G. Richards Ltd., 1913, 1st ed., 368p., frontisp. portrait of Aubrey Beardsley, plates, orig. gilt cl., t.e.g. - Spine sl. discoloured. = The author's own copy with his bookplate on upper pastedown. Idem. The Eternal Now. A quatrain-sequence and other verses. London/ Liverpool, D. Nutt/ At the Liverpool Booksellers, 1900, (6),46p., orig. wr. Idem. The Printing of Books. London etc., Cassell & Co., 1947, 2nd ed., XIII,(1),285p., num. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr. - Upper pastedown waterwrinkled. Dustwrapper worn/ sl. torn. AND 8 others (w. contributions) by/ on the same, i.a. The Reading of Books (London, 1947, 2nd ed., orig. cl. w. dustwr.); Bookman's Holiday (London, 1945, orig. cl.); F. MEYNELL (ed.), The Holbrook Jackson Library. A Memorial Catalogue (N.pl., 1951, orig. wr. Bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on verso frontwr.) and N. WALLIS (ed.), Fin de Siècle. A selection of late 19th century literature and art. Introd. H. Jackson (London, 1947, plates, orig. cl. w. dustwr. Bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown).

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Lot 61: Janin, J. Le livre. Paris, H. Plon, 1870, 1st ed.,

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Description: Janin, J. Le livre. Paris, H. Plon, 1870, 1st ed., XXXI,404p., contemp. hmor., orig. wr. pres. - Sl. foxed. Joints rubbed. = Vicaire IV, p.560. Philomneste, G.P. (= G. Peignot). Amusements philologiques, ou variétés en tous genres. Dijon, V. Lagier, 1842, 3rd rev. enl. ed., XII,558,(2)p., contemp. hmor., t.e.g. - AND 1 other: G. PEIGNOT, Variétés, notices et raretés bibliographiques; recueil faisant suite aux curiosités bibliographiques (Paris, 1822, contemp. hcalf w. mor. letterpiece). - Joints worn; backstrip dam. = Brunet IV, p.467; Quérard III, p.111.

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Lot 62: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Curiosités des

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Description: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Curiosités des sciences occultes. Paris, Garnier Frères, 1885, (4),391,(2)p., ills., contemp. gilt hmor., a.e.g. - Sl. foxed. Spine sl. rubbed. Idem. Curiosités Infernales. Ibid., idem, 1886, (6),396p., contemp. hmor., orig. frontwr. pres. - Both works w. the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown.

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Lot 63: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Un Divorce.

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Description: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Un Divorce. Histoire du Temps de l'Empire 1812-1814. Paris, E. Renduel, 1832, (4),360p., woodengr. ill. on title, contemp. gilt and blindst. hcalf. - Occas. (sl.) foxed. Otherwise fine. = Vicaire IV, p.817. Idem. Madame de Krudener, ses lettres et ses ouvrages inédits. Étude historique et littéraire. Ibid., P. Ollendorff, 1880, (8),273,(2)p., contemp. boards w. mor. letterpiece. - Covers sl. rubbed/ worn. AND 5 others by the same, i.a. Recueil des farces, soties et moralités du quinzième siècle (Ibid., 1859, contemp. hmor., t.e.g.); Curiosités de l'histoire de France (Ibid., 1858, sl. later hmor., orig. wr. pres.) and Paris ridicule et burlesque au dix-septième siècle (Ibid., 1859, sl. later boards, t.e.g.).

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Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Ma république.

Lot 64: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Ma république.

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Description: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Ma république. Paris, L. Conquet/ L. Carteret, 1902, (2),XLIII,150,(1)p., 7 orig. etchings by E. RUDAUX, contemp. green full mor. signed BRETAULT, double gilt borders and ornamental corner elements on both sides, gilt inner dentelles and board-edges, gilt spine, t.e.g., orig. stiff paper wr. pres., in board slipcase lined w. pink velvet on the inside. - Upper joints trifle rubbed; spine sl. sunned. = One of 60 copies on Japanese. Copy with the plates in 2 states. Monod 6653; Carteret IV p.223: "Charmante publication sur la bibliophilie. Rechercher un japon avec états. Tirage: 40 japon, 3 états; 60 japon, 2 états; 300 vélin (offerts)."

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Lot 65: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Ma république.

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Description: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Ma république. Paris, L. Conquet/ L. Carteret, 1902, (2),XLIII,150,(1)p., 7 orig. etchings by E. RUDAUX, orig. wr. w. dustwr. = One of 300 presentation copies (this copy presented to "Monsieur Collin-Ernst"). Monod 6653; Carteret IV, p.223.

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Lot 66: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Recherches

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Description: Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob). Recherches bibliographiques sur les livres rares et curieux. Paris, E. Rouveyre, 1880, 228,(4)p., printed in 600 numb. copies (550), sl. later hmor., orig. wr. pres. - This copy unnumbered; bookplate on upper pastedown. Idem. Énigmes et découvertes bibliographiques. Ibid., Lainé, De Saint Denis et Mallet, 1866, VIII,371p., printed in 260 numb. copies (250), orig. wr. - A few quires loose(ning). Paper ticket on spine. AND 4 others by/ on the same, i.a. IDEM, La Bibliothèque de Jules Janin (Ibid., 1877, etched frontisp., contemp. hmor., sm. 8vo) and IDEM, Contes du Bibliophile Jacob a ses petits-enfants sur l'histoire de France (Ibid., 1874, col. lithogr. frontisp., woodengr. plates, contemp. hmor., a.e.g.). - All vols. w. the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on verso frontcover.

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Lot 67: Lacroix, P., under pseud. Bibliophile Jacob. De la

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Description: Lacroix, P., under pseud. Bibliophile Jacob. De la matière des livres. Paris, E. Rouveyre, 1880, 70,(10)p., printed in red/ black in 60 numb. copies, contemp. hmor. by ZAEHNSDORF, t.e.g. - Bookplate on upper pastedown. = This copy unnumb. Gausseron, B.-H. Bouquiniana. Notes et notules d'un Bibliologue. Ibid., H. Daragon, 1901, 109,(2)p., printed in 350 numb. copies, contemp. clothbacked boards (spine faded). - AND 1 other: (L. LALANNE), Bibliothèque de poche par une société de gens de lettres et d'érudits. Curiosités littéraires (Ibid., 1845, contemp. gilt hmor.).

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Lot 68: [Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob)]. Catalogue des

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Description: [Lacroix, P. (Bibliophile Jacob)]. Catalogue des livres et des manuscrits, la plupart relatifs à l'histoire de France, composant la bibliothèque du Bibliophile Jacob, laquelle sera vendue en totalité à l'amiable, ou, à défaut d'acquereur, le Lundi 24 Février 1840, et jours suivans (...). Paris, Techener, 1839, VI,352p., later giltlettered hmor. = Catalogue of the book collection of the famous bibliophile Paul Lacroix. AND 2 other auction catalogues concerning books from the same library (March and April 1885). - All vols. with the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on verso frontcover.

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Lot 69: Landwehr, J. Studies in Dutch Books with Coloured

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Description: Landwehr, J. Studies in Dutch Books with Coloured Plates Published 1662-1875. Natural History, Topography and Travel, Costumes and Uniforms. The Hague, W. Junk, 1976, IX,(1),134,(2), XVII,(1),605p., 16 full-p. col. ills., monochr. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. - With the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown. = The standard bibliography on the subject.

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Lot 70: Le livre. Suivi du catalogue illustré des éditions

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Description: Le livre. Suivi du catalogue illustré des éditions Édouard Pelletan. Paris, É. Pelletan, 1896, 46,(4 advert.)p., num. woodengr. ills., contemp. gilt green hmor. bound by CHABERT, t.e.g., orig. wr. pres., large 8vo. - BOUND WITH: Première Lettre aux Bibliophiles. Post-scriptum au Livre. Ibid., idem, n.d., 2nd ed., (2),14p., orig. wr. pres. - AND WITH: Deuxième Lettre aux Bibliophiles. Du Texte et du Caractère typographique. Ibid., idem, (2),24p., orig. wr. pres. - Some foxing. Spine sl. sunned. = With SIGNED dedication by É. Pelletan: "à monsieur F. Drujon, hommage de l'auteur et de l'éditeur." Interesting bookseller's catalogue of the fine publications of Pelletan, with 12 specimens bound in rear. - WITH loosely inserted the first edition of La lettre aux bibliophiles (16p.) and two invitations for exhibitions of the original drawings, watercolours and engravings, used for the publications that Pelletan was about to publish.

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Lot 71: Louisy, P. Le livre et les arts qui s'y rattachent

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Description: Louisy, P. Le livre et les arts qui s'y rattachent depuis les origines jusqu'à la fin du XVIIIe siècle. Paris, Firmin-Didot, 1886, 270,(1)p., col. lithogr. frontisp., 221 woodengr. ills., bound by T. FAZAKERLEY (Liverpool) in full gilt blonde calf with gilt dentelle borders around sides, gilt inside dentelles, spine richly gilt w. mor. letterpiece, finely marbled endpapers, a.e.g. - Armorial bookplate of James O'Byrne on upper pastedown and of Phiroze K. Randeria on first blank. Some sm. stains on covers, otherwise very fine. = "Tirée des ouvrages de Paul Lacroix (Bibliophile Jacob)" on the title-p.

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Lot 72: Low, D. With all faults. Introd. G. Greene. Tehran

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Description: Low, D. With all faults. Introd. G. Greene. Tehran (= Oxf.), The Amate Press, 1973, 1st ed., XVII,118p., num. plates/ ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr. = SIGNED and manuscript "Mea culpa" by the author on htitle. d'Arch Smith, T. The Times Deceas'd. The Rare Book Department of The Times Bookshop in the 1960s. York, Stone Trough Books, 2003, 1st ed., 140p., num. portraits, orig. cl. w. dustwr. Mobridge, S. Talking Shop. London, Lutterworth Press, 1950, 1st ed., 192p., num. ills. and orig. cl. w. dustwr. by PHILL (owner's entry on first free endpaper). - AND 3 others: J. GRANT, Harold Monro and the Poetry Bookshop (London, 1967, 1st ed., frontisp. portrait, orig. cl. w. dustwr.); D.A. RANDALL, Dukedom large enough. Reminiscences of a Rare Book Dealer 1929-1956 (New York, (1969), 1st ed., orig. cl. w. dustwr.) and R.B. WILSON, Old and Curious. The History of James Wilson's Bookshop (Birmingham, 1960, num. plates, printed in 250 numb. copies, orig. cl. w. dustwr.);

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Lot 73: [Luiken, J. and C.]. Eeghen, P. van and Kellen,

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Description: [Luiken, J. and C.]. Eeghen, P. van and Kellen, J.Ph. van der. Het werk van Jan en Casper Luyken. Amst., Frederik Muller & Co., 1905, 2 vols., (4),LVIII,(4),406; (4),407-929,(2)p., facs. plates, orig. unif. printed wr., 4to. - Occas. trifle/ sl. foxed. Vol. 1 frontwr. loose and lacking backwr.; vol. 2 bookblock broken; both vols. bookplate on verso of frontwr. Edges frayed and spines creased. = Standard bibliography/ catalogue. From the library of Jan Six van Hillegom, with his bookplate on both upper pastedowns. AND 1 other on the same: N. KLAVERSMA and K. HANNEMA, Jan en Caspar Luyken te boek gesteld. Catalogus van de boekencollectie Van Eeghen in het Amsterdams Historisch Museum (Hilv., 1999, ills., orig. pict. boards, 4to).

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Lot 74: Maschinenfabrik J.G. Schelter & Giesecke.

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Description: Maschinenfabrik J.G. Schelter & Giesecke. Preisliste über maschinen und Utensilien für Buchdrucker und verwandte Berufe. Leipsic, J.G. Schelter & Giesecke, n.d. (±1900), 252p., num. ills. and dec., orig. pict. cl., boardedges dec., 4to. - Endpapers browned/ foxed. Board edges sl. duststained. = Richly illustrated and decorated trade-catalogue in Jugendstil-style.

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Lot 75: Muir, P. Minding my Own Business. An

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Description: Muir, P. Minding my Own Business. An Autobiography. London, Chatto & Windus, 1956, 1st ed., (8),224p., frontisp. portrait, plates, orig. gilt cl. w. dustwr. - Fine. = With AUTOGRAPH DEDICATION on first free endpaper: "For Doll affectionately Percy. June 56". Kraus, H.P. A Rare Book Saga. The Autobiography of H.P. Kraus. London, A. Deutsch, (1979), 1st UK ed., XVII,(3),386p., plates, ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Bason, F. Diary./ 2nd Diary./ Third Diary./ The Last Bassoon. From the Diaries of -. Ed. and introd. N. Bentley a.o.. London, M. Parrish, 1960, 4 vols., 4 diff. photogr. frontisp. portraits, orig. (not unif.) cl. w. dustwr. - AND 2 others: B. KAYE (MRS. P. MUIR), Second Impression. Rural Life with a Rare Bookman (Oak Dale/ London, (1995), plates, orig. cl. w. dustwr.) and O.F. SNELLING, Rare Books and Rarer People. Some Personal Reminiscences of 'The Trade' (London, (1982), plates/ ill., orig. boards w. dustwr.).

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Lot 76: Newton, A.E. The Greatest Book in the World and

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Description: Newton, A.E. The Greatest Book in the World and other papers. Boston, Little, Brown & Co., 1925, XVII,(1),451p., col. frontisp., num. plates, orig. hcl., t.e.g. - Bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown; first endpaper sl. gluestained. = With loosely inserted autograph signed typescript letter to "Mr. Joseph A. Finnegan", dated "January 28th, 1926": "(...) I am glad you enjoyed "The Greatest Book in the World". I had a lot of fun writing it". With the author's bookplate on lower pastedown and inscribed "I think this is my best book [signature]. June 3. 1930" on upper pastedown. Idem. This Book-Collecting Game. London, G. Routledge & Sons, 1930, (14),410p., col. frontisp., num. ills., orig. (sl. stained) cl. - AND 4 others by the same, i.a. The Amenities of Book-Collecting and Kindred Affections (Boston, 1924, plates, orig. hcl., t.e.g.) and End Papers. Literary Recreations (Ibid., 1933, plates, orig. hcl.).

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Lot 77: [Paleography]. Koning, J. Algemeene ophelderende

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Description: [Paleography]. Koning, J. Algemeene ophelderende verklaring van het oud letterschrift, in steenplaatdruk uitgegeven door de Maatschappij tot nut van 't algemeen. Leyden etc., D. du Mortier en Zoon etc., 1818, 2 parts in 1 vol., IV,66p., 8vo and 17 fold. lithogr. leaves, contemp. boards, 4to. - With the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown; textpart occas. foxed; plate XVII bound in twice. Lacks backstrip. = Early attempt at a facsimile-edition and early specimen of lithography.

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Lot 78: [Paper]. Frigge, K. Alchemy and Marbling. Joppe,

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Description: [Paper]. Frigge, K. Alchemy and Marbling. Joppe, the author, 1996, 23,(10)p., 19 lvs. w. mounted samples of marbled paper (partly recto only), published in 100(?) SIGNED copies, orig. leatherbacked pict. boards K. FRIGGE, slipcase, 4to. = With a manuscript erratum by the author for the wrong pagination of the leaves between the samples. Nice work on paper marbling techniques with recipes and descriptions of marbling experiments.

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Lot 79: [Paper]. Frigge, K. (ed.). Sample Book of the

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Description: [Paper]. Frigge, K. (ed.). Sample Book of the Aschaffenburg Fancy paper Factory./ Sample Book of Seymour. Joppe, F. Knuf, 1993, 2 vols., (15),(3); (12),(3)textp., 26/ 11 pages with num. tipped-in paper samples, printed in 110/ 75 numb. copies signed by the editor, bound as a leporello, orig. unif. giltlettered cl. w. mounted paper sample, slipcase, narrow 4to. = Both vols. w. sm. bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown.

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Lot 80: [Popular literature]. Buisman J.Fzn., M. Populaire

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Description: [Popular literature]. Buisman J.Fzn., M. Populaire Prozaschrijvers van 1600 tot 1815. Romans, novellen, verhalen, levensbeschrijvingen, arcadia's, sprookjes. Introd. H. de la Fontaine Verwey. Amst., B.M. Israël, n.d. (1960), 508p., orig. giltlettered cl., large 8vo. Salman, J. Populair drukwerk in de Gouden Eeuw. De almanak als lectuur en handelswaar. Zutphen, Walburg Pers, 1999, 495p., num. ills., cd-rom, orig. cl. w. dustwr. - AND 5 others in 6 vols., i.a. G.D.J. SCHOTEL, Vaderlandsche volksboeken en volkssprookjes van de vroegste tijden tot het einde der 18e eeuw (Haarlem, 1873, 2 vols., fold. plates, ills., contemp. unif. gilt hmor., 4to); C.F. VAN VEEN, Centsprenten. Catchpennyprints. Nederlandse Volks- en kinderprenten. Dutch Popular- and Childrenprints (Amst., 1976, (col.) plates, orig. wr., 4to) and F.A. V.(AN) S.(CHELTEMA) (introd.), Nederlandsche Letterkunde. Populaire prozaschrijvers der XVIIe en XVIIIe eeuw (Amst., 1893, ills., printed in 50 copies, modern cl., orig. frontwr. pres., 4to). - All vols. with the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown/ verso frontwr.

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Lot 81: [Popular literature]. Champfleury (= J.F.F.

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Description: [Popular literature]. Champfleury (= J.F.F. Fleury-Husson). Histoire de l'Imagerie populaire. Paris, E. Dentu, 1869, 2nd ed., L,(1),312p., 26 plates and num. ills., contemp. gilt (rubbed) hmor., orig. frontwr. pres. (very fine copy). Heurck, E.H. van. Les livres populaires flamands. Pref. M. Sabbe. Antwerp, J.-E. Buschmann, (1931), VII,(1),160p., num. ills., printed in 550 numb. copies (500), orig. wr., 4to (wr. rubbed; sl. soiled). - AND 7 others, i.a. E. VAN HEURCK, Voyage autour de ma Bibliothèque. Livres populaires et livres d'école flamands in 4o (Antwerp, 1927, full-p. ills., orig. (sl. foxed) wr. With autograph signed dedication on htitle); IDEM, De Vlaamsche volksboeken. Dutch transl. J. Truyts (ibid., (1943), ills., orig. wr. Volkserf-reeks no. 1); A. BERTARELLI, L'imagerie populaire italienne (Paris, 1929, (handcol.) plates, tipped-in ills., printed in 100 numb. copies, orig. wr., 4to) and F.A. V.(AN) S.(CHELTEMA) (introd.), Nederlandsche Letterkunde. Populaire prozaschrijvers der XVIIe en XVIIIe eeuw (Amst., 1893, ills., printed in 50 copies, modern hcl. w. orig. frontwr. laid down, 4to). - All vols. with the bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown/ verso frontwr.

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Lot 82: [Popular literature]. Nisard, C. Histoire des

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Description: [Popular literature]. Nisard, C. Histoire des livres populaires ou de la littérature du colportage depuis le XVe siècle. Paris, Librairie D'Amyot, 1854, 2 vols., (4),XVI,580,(3); (4),599p., num. (mounted) (full-p.) woodcut ills., later (±1915) unif. hmor. w. ribbed spine, orig. wr. pres. - Occas. sl. foxed; wrappers browned/ soiled, sl. frayed, w. owner's entry on frontwr. and partly doubled w. first free endpaper; bookplate on verso of first free endpaper. Bindings sl. rubbed; cloth over covers sl. faded and curled up at edges.

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Lot 83: [Popular prints]. Duchartre, P.L. and Saulnier, R.

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Description: [Popular prints]. Duchartre, P.L. and Saulnier, R. L'Imagerie populaire. Les images de toutes le provinces françaises du XVe siècle au Second Empire. Les complaintes contes, chansons, légendes qui ont inspiré les imagiers. Paris, Librairie de France, 1925, 447,(2)p., 34 col. plates, num. monochr. ills., contemp. giltlettered hmor., 4to.

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Lot 84: [Popular prints]. Meyer, M. de. De volks- en

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Description: [Popular prints]. Meyer, M. de. De volks- en kinderprent in De Nederlanden van de 15e tot de 20e eeuw. Antw./ Amst., Standaard, 1962, 622p., 14 (fold.) col./ tinted plates, num. (tinted) ills., printed in 600 numb. copies (26), large 4to. - Slipcase a few worn areas along extremities, otherwise a fine copy. = Deluxe edition in 26 copies, bound in giltlettered hvellum, t.e.g., board slipcase.

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Lot 85: [Popular prints]. Meyer, M. de. Volksprenten in de

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Description: [Popular prints]. Meyer, M. de. Volksprenten in de Nederlanden 1400-1900. Religieuze, allegorische, satirische en verhalende prenten, Speelkaarten, Ganzen- en Uilenborden, Driekoningenbriefjes, Nieuwjaarsprenten. Amst./ Antw., Scheltema etc./ De Standaard, 1970, 220,(2)p., 175 (full-p.) (col.) ills., orig. gilt boards w. matching gilt board slipcase, folio (fine).

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Lot 86: [Popular prints]. Perrout, R. Les Images d'Épinal.

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Description: [Popular prints]. Perrout, R. Les Images d'Épinal. Pref. M. Barrès. Paris, P. Ollendorff, n.d. (±1910), new ed., X,160,(2)p., 5 (col.) (double-p.) plates, num. (col.) ills., contemp. giltlettered hmor., t.e.g., 4to. - Fine copy on simili Japon.

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Lot 87: Ray, G.N. a.o. The Illustrator and the Book in

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Description: Ray, G.N. a.o. The Illustrator and the Book in England from 1790 to 1914. New York etc., The Pierpont Morgan Library/ Oxford University Press, 1976, XXXIII,(1),336,(3)p., 100 (col.) plates, num. ills., orig. gilt cl. w. transparent dustwr., large 4to (fine).

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Lot 88: [Ricketts, C.]. Delaney, J.G.P. Charles Ricketts.

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Description: [Ricketts, C.]. Delaney, J.G.P. Charles Ricketts. A Biography. Oxf., Clarendon Press, 1990, XIII,(1),429p., plates, orig. cl. w. dustwr. - Bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown. Darracott, J. The World of Charles Rickett. London, Methuen, 1980, 1st ed., 200p., (col.) ills., orig. boards w. dustwr., 4to. - AND 2 others: IDEM (ed.), All for Art. The Ricketts and Shannon Collection (Cambridge etc., 1979, ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr.) and T. STURGE MOORE, Charles Ricketts R.A. (London etc., 1933, col. frontisp., plates, orig. cl.).

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Lot 89: Rota, A. Books in the Blood. Memoirs of a Fourth

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Description: Rota, A. Books in the Blood. Memoirs of a Fourth Generation Bookseller. New Castle, Oak Knoll Press, (2002), 1st ed., 313p., frontisp. portrait, orig. cl. w. dustwr. Myers, R., Harris, M. and Mandelbrote, G. Fairs, Markets and the Itinerant Book Trade. New Castle/ London, Oak Knoll Press/ British Library, 2007, 1st ed., XV,223p., num. plates/ ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr. Goodspeed, G.T. Phil., Holmes Publishing Company, 1996, XV,,(1),181p., num. plates/ ills., orig. cl. - AND 4 others: H. HILL and J. SAUMAREZ SMITH, A Spy in the Bookshop. Letters (London, (2006), orig. cl. w. dustwr.); J. MERCER, Time was Soft There. A Paris Sojourn at Shakespeare & Co. (New York, (2005), orig. boards w. dustwr.); W.T. SPENCER, Forty Years in My Bookshop (London, 1927, reprint ed., num. plates/ ills., orig. cl.) and R.A. WILSON, Seeing Shelly Plain. Memories of New York's Legendary Phoenix Book Shop (New Castle, 2001, num. plates/ ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr.).

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Lot 90: Rouveyre, E. (ed.). Miscellanées bibliographiques.

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Description: Rouveyre, E. (ed.). Miscellanées bibliographiques. Paris, É. Rouveyre, 1878-1880, 1st ed., 3 parts in 2 vols., (4),208,(3); (4),200,(3); (4),152,(3)p., sl. later (not unif.) gilt hmor, orig. wr. pres. (1x). - Last vol. upper hinge broken; both vols. a few lvs. loose. Spine-ends worn/ chipped. Monselet, C. Curiosités littéraires et bibliographiques. Paris, Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1890, (4),228,(1)p., sl. later hmor., orig. frontwr. pres. - Orig. frontwr. sl. soiled. Binding rubbed along extremities. AND 2 others: i.a. L. RATISBONNE, Auteurs et livres. Variétés littéraires (Paris, 1868, contemp. hmor.) and L. LALANNE, Bibliothèque de poche par une société de gens de lettres et d'érudits. Curiosités littéraires (Ibid., 1857, contemp. gilt hcl.).

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Saudé, J. Traité d'enluminure d'art au pochoir.

Lot 91: Saudé, J. Traité d'enluminure d'art au pochoir.

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Description: Saudé, J. Traité d'enluminure d'art au pochoir. Paris, Éditions de L'Ibis, 1925, (4),(XXVI),74,(4)p., 38 pochoir col. plates, num. (pochoir col.) ills. and dec., printed in 500 numb. copies (415), loose as issued in orig. hcl. chemise w. pochoir col. plates on both sides and pastedowns, folio. - First and last free endpaper foxed and soiled; a few lvs. duststained along outer and upper edge; sl. browned. Frontcover waterstained in lower part and along edges. Without the slipcase. = Rare. Carteret IV, p.359 (ed.1926). Splendid publication. The plates, often in two or more states, by Beauzée-Reynaud, Benedictus, Bourdelle, Brunetta, L. Chapuis, Dorival, A. Faivre, Halouze, Le Pape, Madelaine, Morisset, Rodin, Sem and Vignal. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE II

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Lot 92: Scipion de Grimoard-Beauvoir, A.F.L.

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Description: Scipion de Grimoard-Beauvoir, A.F.L. Analectabiblion, ou extraits critiques de divers livres rares, oubliés ou peu connus, tirés du cabinet du marquis D.R***. Paris, Techener, 1836, 2 vols., (2),III,(1),470; (2),IV,470p., contemp. hcalf w. 2 black mor. letterpieces, giltlettered spine. - First vol.: sl. worn along extremities; upper joint split. Second vol.: top of spine worn; sl. worn along extremities. Both internally fine.

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Lot 93: Staikos, K. The History of the Library in Western

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Description: Staikos, K. The History of the Library in Western Civilisation. New Castle/ 't Goy-Houten/ Athens, Oak Knoll/ Hes & De Graaf/ Kotinos, 2004-2012, 5 vols., (full-p.) (col.) ills., orig. unif. gilt cl. w. mounted plate on frontcover and dustwr., 4to. = Impressive work. Comprises: 1. From Minos to Cleopatra; 2. From Cicero to Hadrian; 3. From Constantine the Great to Cardinal Bessarion; 4. From Cassiodorus to Furnival; 5. From Petrarch to Michelangelo.

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Lot 94: Suarez, M.F., Woudhuysen, S.J. and H.R. (ed.) The

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Description: Suarez, M.F., Woudhuysen, S.J. and H.R. (ed.) The Oxford Companion to the Book. New York, Oxford University Press, 2010, 2 vols. w. continuous pagination, 1327p., orig. unif. hmor. w. giltlettered spine, in dec. slipcase, 4to. - Both vols. with bookplate of Gerrit Komrij on upper pastedown. = Fine set.

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Lot 95: Taubert, S. Bibliopola. Bilder und Texte aus der

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Description: Taubert, S. Bibliopola. Bilder und Texte aus der Welt des Buchhandels. Hamburg, E. Hauswedell & Co., 1966, 2 vols., text vol.: XXVI,124p., 317 ills., 2 tipped-in facs.; plate vol.: X,526p., 42 col. and 216 monochr. tipped-in plates, 2 tipped-in facs. letters, German/ English/ French text, orig. unif. cl. w. mor. letterpiece, slipcase, 4to. = The standard work on the iconography of the booktrade.

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Lot 96: [Typespecimens]. Lettergieterij "Amsterdam",

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Description: [Typespecimens]. Lettergieterij "Amsterdam", voorheen N. Tetterode. Letterproef der lettergieterij "Amsterdam", voorheen N. Tetterode. Amst., (1907), no pagination, printed in various colours in an unspecified numb. ed. (this copy unumb.), orig. gilt and dec. cl., sm. folio. - Without the "Prijscourant". = A rare specimen. Lane/ Lommen 330.

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Lot 97: [Typespecimens]. Lettergieterij "Amsterdam",

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Description: [Typespecimens]. Lettergieterij "Amsterdam", voorheen N. Tetterode. Proeven van Oostersche schriften. Amst., n.d. (1910), 133,(3)p., tipped-in frontisp., orig. gilt and dec. cl. by S.H. DE ROOS, sm. folio. = Very fine copy. Lane/ Lommen 1285.

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Lot 98: Uzanne, O. L'Art dans la Décoration Extérieure des

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Description: Uzanne, O. L'Art dans la Décoration Extérieure des Livres en France et a l'Etranger. Les couvertures illustrées, les Cartonnages d'Editeurs, la Reliure d'Art. Paris, L.H. May, 1898, (6),272,(3)p., title-p. and vignettes by LEON RUDNICKI, num. tinted ills., printed in 1060 numb. copies (1000), contemp. richly gilt dec. hmor. w. mor. letterpiece, orig. pict. wr. LOUIS RHEAD pres., t.e.g., 4to. - Sm. contemp. bookplate (monogram OAV?) on upper pastedown; sl. rubbed along boardedges. Despite defects a fine copy. = A survey on (illustrated) contemporary bookbindings, many in art nouveau style, i.a by P. RUBAN and renowned artists such as A. MUCHA, E. GRASSET, G. AURIOL and T. VAN RIJSSELBERGE.

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Uzanne, O. Caprices d'un bibliophile. Paris, E.

Lot 99: Uzanne, O. Caprices d'un bibliophile. Paris, E.

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Description: Uzanne, O. Caprices d'un bibliophile. Paris, E. Rouveyre, 1878, (4),IV,146,(5)p., engr. frontisp. A. LALAUZE, printed in 572 copies (500), contemp. giltlettered and blindst. hmor. by "Armand Fleury Rel.", orig. (blue) wr. pres., t.e.g. - Two sm. catalogue clippings mounted on verso first free endpaper. = One of 500 copies on papier vergé de Hollande. Vicaire VII, p.919; Monod 10825. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE II.

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Uzanne, O. Dictionnaire Bibliosophique,

Lot 100: Uzanne, O. Dictionnaire Bibliosophique,

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Description: Uzanne, O. Dictionnaire Bibliosophique, Typologique, Iconophilesque, Bibliopégique et Bibliotechnique à l'usage des Bibliognostes, des Bibliomanes et des Bibliophilistins. Paris, "Imprimé pour les sociétaires de l'Académie des Beaux Livres", 1896 (1897 in preface), (4),VIII,364,(4)p., 31 (col./ tinted) plates by/ after i.a. O. HEIDBRINCK, rich border decoration in black and in watermark (htitle, title-p. and colophon printed in colours), printed by Edouard Crété in 176 numb. copies, bound by DURVAND-PINARD in gilt green full morocco w. gilt edges and richly gilt inside dentelles, orig. chromolithogr. wr. pres., t.e.g., board slipcase w. marbled paper over boards and mor. edges. - Endpapers torn along upper hinge, otherwise contents fine. Joints restored; spine rubbed/ some bare spots. = Not in Vicaire. Carteret V, p.189 ("Édition recherchée"). Bibliophilissime publication on uniquely watermark-decorated paper in beautiful binding. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE II.

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