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A hand-list of the books printed at the Ashendene Press MDCCCXCV-MCMXXV

By: C. H. St. J. Hornby

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Shelley House Chelsea, London, The Ashenden Press: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 118712


Blue stringbound wraps, 220x145mm approx.16pp (unpaginated) Printed on hand made paper in red and black ink with colophon of Ashendene press at rear and published on the anniversary of the thirty first year since the founding of the press. Signed Letter from Hornby replying to a request for a copy of "Don Quixote" loosely laid in. C H St. John Hornby was a partner in W H Smith & Sons, but he set up his own press initially in Ashendene Herts to print books for hi... View more info

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PETER GRIMES A Narative Poem

By: GEORGE CRABBE

Price: £800.00

Publisher: GUILDFORD, CIRCLE PRESS: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120799


A narrative poem by George Crabbe with 22 etchings by Anthony Davies with an introduction by Edward Lucie-Smith. Designed and printed by Ronald King in 10pt Baskerville onto Saunders 285 gsm rag paper; loose sections contained in cloth-covered slip-case and folder. The edition is limited to fifty books plus five Artist's Proofs, two Printer's Proofs and three copies marked H.C.( ie 10 proof copies) all signed by the artist. Published by Clare Beck. 40 x 37 cm. The copy o... View more info

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The Man of Sorrows: A Little Journey to the Home of Jesus of Nazareth

By: Hubbard, Elbert

Price: £35.00

Publisher: East Aurora N.Y., The Roycrofters: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118629


Mushroom Suede LEATHER with title blocked to front cover in gilt. 210x160 mm approx. Top edge gilt others deckle. silk lined limp covers with matching silk marker. Printed on hand made paper, 150 nos. pp ornate border decoration to title page, colophon and page one. generous margins. First Edition November 1904. Publisher's promotional flyer with details of other books published loosely laid in. VG (Book- suede covers a little spotted/soiled. No previous owner name or ... View more info

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INITIATION AND THE CRAFTS

By: RENE GUENON

Price: £10.00

Publisher: IPSWICH SUFFOLK, GOLGONOOZA PRESS: 1974

Edition: Ist Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122762


Card Covers,230 x 150 mm approx, sewn paperback, 6pp. Reprinted from the "Journal of the Indian Society of Oriental Art" Vol VI, 1938 abd published by Golgonooza Press Ipswich in 1974. Good+ ( Covers - a little tanned and rubbed, light foxing spots to end blanks and previous owner name in ink to front blank). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info