Rare Books, Prints & Photographs Winter 2018 - 2019Published on 12 Dec. 2018
Manuscripts - Archives - Photography - Select StockPublished on 30 Oct. 2018
Highlights within our catalog include the following items...
* 1636 - Manuscript Vellum Indenture with two intact wax seals embossed with a skull motif regarding the Feoffment Lands of Barwick, King's Lynn District of Norfolk
* 1870-1931 - A two generation archive of recipes from the household kitchen of Edward Augustus Freeman,
English Writer and Politician
* 1898 - Amicorum with beautiful drawings, watercolour paintings and poetry created by notable contributors.
* 1914 - Beautiful photography of Nikko, Japan, capturing everyday life, shrines and customs through the eyes of a German family.
List for Boston Book fair 2015Published on 25 April 2016
- First appearance of The Master and Margarita. Handmade book.
- Bulgakov and Gogol under one cover
- Kustodiev's illustrations for Gogol's prose
- Mars as the first bolshevik utopia
- Dark public relations or Russian flea in England
- Early graphic works of Alexander Yakovlev
- The Great Gatsby speaks Ukranian
- The Great Gatsby speaks Czech
- First published work by Boris Pasternak as a translator
- First appearance of any James Joyce's book in Russia
- A Connecticut Yankee first time in Russia
- Planetarium only looks like a church
- Serapion sister for children
- How is chocolate made?
- Activity book
- Photobooks for youths. Treasure hunt
- Is it realy political report, not children book?
- Stalin's cult of ersonality in 30s
- Stalin's cult of personality in 40s
- Nomenklatura samizdat
List for New York book fair 2016Published on 25 April 2016
- Two earliest Lenin's books uniformly bound and complete with the original covers
- The first Lenin's article separately published typographically
- Original version of Russian Social Democratic Labour Party program
- The Bulgakov's masterpiece. First book edition in Russian
- Original edition of Taneev's reduction of Tchaikovsky's The Nutckracker for piano.
- Russian ballet. Photos of Galina Ulanova
- Coloured maps of Kodiak, Woody and Pribilof islands
- First Stephen Crane's magazine story in first Crane's book in Russian
- 30.000 volunteers wanted. First Russian edition of The Red Badge of Courage
- First Russian editions of Hemingway's stories
- Russian James Joyce misprint
- Ukranian design for Hemingway
- First apearance of Salinger in Ukranian in book format
California Book Fairs 2016Published on 01 Feb. 2016
We will be exhibiting at the San Francisco Antiquarian Book Print & Paper Fair, San Mateo, February 5-6 2016; and at the 49th California International Antiquarian Book Fair, Pasadena, February 12-14, 2016.[...] Read more