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DEDICATORY PROGRAM. Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, East Aurora, New York, September 2nd to 7th, 1918
East Aurora, New York: 1918.
Quarto, pp 32, string tied in tan card covers printed in green and red. Numerous photos (one in colour), vingette illustrations in light green in lower margins. Light foxing to first and last page; crease to upper outer corner throughout; VG clean & uworn copy otherwise. Though not stated, this was clearly printed by The Roycrofters. Scarce.
$50.00 Book Number: 41748 Order / Enquire
COLOMBO, John Robert
MIRACULOUS MONTAGES: poems by John Robert Colombo. Drawings by Don Jean-Louis
Don Mills, Ontario: Heinerich Heine Press, 1966 (for 1967), 1967.
Tall narrow quarto. 18 printed leaves and 2 blank leaves on cream stock laid in loose in a cream card printed folder with flap. Faint yellowing, mild use, to folder, VG generally, internally fine. Issued in an edition of 150 copies of which this is #116, signed by the author, artist, and printer Peter Dorn on colophon leaf at rear. Signed again by Colombo on the first leaf and by the artist in pencil on the third leaf (dated '67). The front cover of the folder has an illustration printed in black, the illustrations in the text are simple outlines printed in blind. Offered not for the prolific author who is not an important poet, but for the noted private press which issued it.
$95.00 Book Number: 42102 Order / Enquire
RETALIATION: a poem by Dr. Goldsmith, including epitaphs on the most distinguished wits of this metropolis
Westport, Connecticut: Richard W. Ellis, The Georgian Press, 1929.
Quarto, tan boards with paper spine label. pp (4), (25), . Fore and bottom edges rough trimmed. Bit of wear to spine ends, sticker scar in corner of front cover, slight wear to outer corners; VG externally, internally fine. #333 of an edition of 435 copies. The poem was first published London, 1774.
$40.00 Book Number: 41843 Order / Enquire
HÖLDERLIN, Friedrich (Jay Macpherson)
HALF OF LIFE: lyrics...Translated by Jay Macpherson. Wood engravings by Wesley W. Bates
Toronto: Aliquando Press, 1995.
Tall octavo, 24.3 x 15.3 cm. Tan patterned boards ("elephant hide") printed in brown, plum endpapers. pp , (30), , unpaged, printed in red, black, and purple. "...designed, handset, printed and bound by William Reuter at The Aliquando Press, Toronto, using Scotch Roman, Bulmer italic and ATF Baskerville type printed on Mohawk Letterpress Text paper. The engravings were printed from the boxwood block. Seventy copies were printed in January 1955; the first ten copies are specially bound. this is number 27". German text with English translation on facing pages. Thin covers a little bowed, as often, else fine. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$125.00 Book Number: 45843 Order / Enquire
LINDSAY, Jack (HOMER)
HOMER'S HYMNS TO APHRODITE. Translated by Jack Lindsay
London: Fanfrolico Press, no date , 1929.
Original black cloth with small embossed cover label, spine gilt titled. pp [29, unpaged], [3, blank], fore and bottom edges untrimmed, laid paper. Includes Lindasy vignette illustration on title page and four full page b&w illustrations of Aphrodite statues.. #423 of an edition of 500 numbered copies. Mild wear to lower edges of covers; rear cover has faint damp stains, slight cloth bubbling, and small cloth abrasions along lower margin; cover label lightly foxed; VG otherwise, internally fine, no owner names.
$75.00 Book Number: 27736 Order / Enquire
THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF SILVERDENE EMBLEM O'NEILL (BLEMIE'S WILL)
Toronto: David B. Kotin / The Nightshade Press, 1988.
24 x 14.5 cm, pp (16), sewn, in blue textured card covers. Fine copy, with prospectus leaf laid in. #25 of an edition of 100 copies, issued to mark the centenary of O'Neill's birth. Designed, typeset, and printed by Glenn Goluska at The Nightshade Press. Blemie was the O'Neill's beloved Dalmatian, who died of old age in Dec., 1940. O'Neill wrote the piece to comfort his grieving wife.
$100.00 Book Number: 34730 Order / Enquire
FELICTY: selected poems
(Dundas, Ontario): Aliquando Press, 2014.
Octavo, 22.3 x 14 cm. Grey card covers with yapp fore edges, paper spine label, white strips threaded through covers, green endpapers, colour illustrations and title page, headers in gold. pp (36). + frontispiece and 9 full-page colour illustrations on five leaves; erratum at rear. "The text is based on the 1910 edition of POEMS OF FELICITY, retaining much of Traherne's idosyncratic spelling. This edition was designed, illustrated, printed, and bound by William Reuter at The Aliquando Press. Garamont type was printed on Hanemühle paper and the linocuts on handmade Udabon B paper. The book was bound with Zander Elephant Hide paper. Of 35 copies produced in November 2014, numbers 1 to 5 include an extra suite of signed printed. This is copy number 33". Fine copy.
$250.00 Book Number: 45844 Order / Enquire