Madman's Drum. New York, [1930]. 8o. Original cloth-backed patterned boards. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated by Ward. -- [WYETH, N.C., Illustrator]. DOYLE, A. Conan. The White Company. New York, 1922. Small 4o. Original cloth, front cover pictorial label. Illustrated with color plates. -- NORDHOFF, Charles and James Norman HALL. Mutiny On The Bounty. New York, [1947]. 8o. Original cloth; publisher's slipcase (broken). Illustrated by Fletcher Martin. -- DELORD, Taxile. Les Fleurs Animies par J.J. Grandville. Paris, 1847. 2 vols., large 8o. Original plum cloth, covers and spines elaborately gilt-decorated with floral decorations by Lenegre; quarter morocco folding case with the initials of Annie Laurie Aitken on the spine. Numerous hand-colored engraved plates after Grandville by C. Geoffroy. -- BOUTET, DE MONVEL, M. Jeanne D'Arc. Paris, [1896]. Oblong 4o. Original decorated plum cloth. Illustrated in color. -- [DULAC, Edmund, Illustrator]. FITZGERALD, Edward, Translator. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Garden City, 1934. 4o. Half red morocco gilt. Color plates by Dulac. -- [RACKHAM, Arthur, Illustrator]. The Romance of King Arthur. London, 1917. Small 4o. Half green morocco gilt. Illustrated by Rackham. -- BENTLEY, Nicolas Animal, Vegetable and South Kensington. London, [1940]. Small 4o. Original boards; dust jacket. Second edition. Illustrated. -- [NIELSEN, Kay, Illustrator]. East of the Sun and West of the Moon. New York, n.d. Square 8o. Original pale orange cloth; original dust jacket. Illustrated with color plates and other illustrations by Nielsen. -- NICHOLSON, William. An Alphabet. New York, 1898. 4o. Original cloth-backed pictorial boards. Illustrated by Nicholson. Bookplate of Dan Beard. -- DAVENPORT, Homer C. Cartoons. New York, 1898. 2o. Original pictorial cloth. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed with a drawing by Davenport to Dan Beard on the front free endpaper. -- STONE, Irving. Those Who Love: A Biographical Novel of Abigail and John Adams. Garden City, 1965. 8o. Original cloth. [With:] BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI. Il Decameron. Venice, 1602. 4to, full olive green morocco, gilt arms of the Duke of Sunderland on upper cover; some very minor defects, original tear in fol. M1 [no text loss]. Numerous woodcut illustrations Bookplate of the Earl of Gower and the St. John Hornby (founder of the Ashendene Press) book label. (17) " /> [ILLUSTRATED BOOKS]. -- LOUYS, Pierre. <I>Aphrodite</I>. NP, 1928. 4<V>o. Half green morocco gilt. LIMITED EDITION, no. 115 of 175. Large paper copy. Illustrated by Donald Denton. -- LOUYS, P. <I>The Songs of Bilitis</I>... translated by H. M. Brown. London, 1904. 2 vols., 8<V>o. Half red morocco, t.e.g., others uncut. LIMITED EDITION no. 577 of 971 copies of the edition de Grand Luxe, extra-illustrated and extended to two volumes from one with the insertion of numerous plates; bound-in at the end of volume two are six pages of typewritten notes and titled "Notes and Comments". Bookplate of S.T. Armstrong. -- WARD, Lynd. <I>Madman's Drum</I>. New York, [1930]. 8<V>o. Original cloth-backed patterned boards. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated by Ward. -- [WYETH, N.C., Illustrator]. DOYLE, A. Conan. <I>The White Company</I>. New York, 1922. Small 4<V>o. Original cloth, front cover pictorial label. Illustrated with color plates. -- NORDHOFF, Charles and James Norman HALL. <I>Mutiny On The Bounty</I>. New York, [1947]. 8<V>o. Original cloth; publisher's slipcase (broken). Illustrated by Fletcher Martin. -- DELORD, Taxile. <I> Les Fleurs Animies par J.J. Grandville</I>. Paris, 1847. 2 vols., large 8<V>o. Original plum cloth, covers and spines elaborately gilt-decorated with floral decorations by Lenegre; quarter morocco folding case with the initials of Annie Laurie Aitken on the spine. Numerous hand-colored engraved plates after Grandville by C. Geoffroy. -- BOUTET, DE MONVEL, M. <I>Jeanne D'Arc</I>. Paris, [1896]. Oblong 4<V>o. Original decorated plum cloth. Illustrated in color. -- [DULAC, Edmund, Illustrator]. FITZGERALD, Edward, Translator. <I>Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam</I>. Garden City, 1934. 4<V>o. Half red morocco gilt. Color plates by Dulac. -- [RACKHAM, Arthur, Illustrator]. <I>The Romance of King Arthur</I>. London, 1917. Small 4<V>o. Half green morocco gilt. Illustrated by Rackham. -- BENTLEY, Nicolas <I>Animal, Vegetable and South Kensington</I>. London, [1940]. Small 4<V>o. Original boards; dust jacket. Second edition. Illustrated. -- [NIELSEN, Kay, Illustrator]. <I>East of the Sun and West of the Moon</I>. New York, n.d. Square 8<V>o. Original pale orange cloth; original dust jacket. Illustrated with color plates and other illustrations by Nielsen. -- NICHOLSON, William. <I>An Alphabet</I>. New York, 1898. 4<V>o. Original cloth-backed pictorial boards. Illustrated by Nicholson. Bookplate of Dan Beard. -- DAVENPORT, Homer C. <I>Cartoons</I>. New York, 1898. 2<V>o. Original pictorial cloth. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed with a drawing by Davenport to Dan Beard on the front free endpaper. -- STONE, Irving. <I>Those Who Love: A Biographical Novel of Abigail and John Adams</I>. Garden City, 1965. 8<V>o. Original cloth. [<I>With:</I>] BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI. <I>Il Decameron</I>. Venice, 1602. 4to, full olive green morocco, gilt arms of the Duke of Sunderland on upper cover; some very minor defects, original tear in fol. M1 [no text loss]. Numerous woodcut illustrations Bookplate of the Earl of Gower and the St. John Hornby (founder of the Ashendene Press) book label. (17) | Christie's
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    [ILLUSTRATED BOOKS]. -- LOUYS, Pierre. Aphrodite. NP, 1928. 4o. Half green morocco gilt. LIMITED EDITION, no. 115 of 175. Large paper copy. Illustrated by Donald Denton. -- LOUYS, P. The Songs of Bilitis... translated by H. M. Brown. London, 1904. 2 vols., 8o. Half red morocco, t.e.g., others uncut. LIMITED EDITION no. 577 of 971 copies of the edition de Grand Luxe, extra-illustrated and extended to two volumes from one with the insertion of numerous plates; bound-in at the end of volume two are six pages of typewritten notes and titled ''Notes and Comments''. Bookplate of S.T. Armstrong. -- WARD, Lynd. Madman's Drum. New York, [1930]. 8o. Original cloth-backed patterned boards. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated by Ward. -- [WYETH, N.C., Illustrator]. DOYLE, A. Conan. The White Company. New York, 1922. Small 4o. Original cloth, front cover pictorial label. Illustrated with color plates. -- NORDHOFF, Charles and James Norman HALL. Mutiny On The Bounty. New York, [1947]. 8o. Original cloth; publisher's slipcase (broken). Illustrated by Fletcher Martin. -- DELORD, Taxile. Les Fleurs Animies par J.J. Grandville. Paris, 1847. 2 vols., large 8o. Original plum cloth, covers and spines elaborately gilt-decorated with floral decorations by Lenegre; quarter morocco folding case with the initials of Annie Laurie Aitken on the spine. Numerous hand-colored engraved plates after Grandville by C. Geoffroy. -- BOUTET, DE MONVEL, M. Jeanne D'Arc. Paris, [1896]. Oblong 4o. Original decorated plum cloth. Illustrated in color. -- [DULAC, Edmund, Illustrator]. FITZGERALD, Edward, Translator. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Garden City, 1934. 4o. Half red morocco gilt. Color plates by Dulac. -- [RACKHAM, Arthur, Illustrator]. The Romance of King Arthur. London, 1917. Small 4o. Half green morocco gilt. Illustrated by Rackham. -- BENTLEY, Nicolas Animal, Vegetable and South Kensington. London, [1940]. Small 4o. Original boards; dust jacket. Second edition. Illustrated. -- [NIELSEN, Kay, Illustrator]. East of the Sun and West of the Moon. New York, n.d. Square 8o. Original pale orange cloth; original dust jacket. Illustrated with color plates and other illustrations by Nielsen. -- NICHOLSON, William. An Alphabet. New York, 1898. 4o. Original cloth-backed pictorial boards. Illustrated by Nicholson. Bookplate of Dan Beard. -- DAVENPORT, Homer C. Cartoons. New York, 1898. 2o. Original pictorial cloth. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed with a drawing by Davenport to Dan Beard on the front free endpaper. -- STONE, Irving. Those Who Love: A Biographical Novel of Abigail and John Adams. Garden City, 1965. 8o. Original cloth. [With:] BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI. Il Decameron. Venice, 1602. 4to, full olive green morocco, gilt arms of the Duke of Sunderland on upper cover; some very minor defects, original tear in fol. M1 [no text loss]. Numerous woodcut illustrations Bookplate of the Earl of Gower and the St. John Hornby (founder of the Ashendene Press) book label. (17)

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    [ILLUSTRATED BOOKS]. -- LOUYS, Pierre. Aphrodite. NP, 1928. 4o. Half green morocco gilt. LIMITED EDITION, no. 115 of 175. Large paper copy. Illustrated by Donald Denton. -- LOUYS, P. The Songs of Bilitis... translated by H. M. Brown. London, 1904. 2 vols., 8o. Half red morocco, t.e.g., others uncut. LIMITED EDITION no. 577 of 971 copies of the edition de Grand Luxe, extra-illustrated and extended to two volumes from one with the insertion of numerous plates; bound-in at the end of volume two are six pages of typewritten notes and titled "Notes and Comments". Bookplate of S.T. Armstrong. -- WARD, Lynd. Madman's Drum. New York, [1930]. 8o. Original cloth-backed patterned boards. FIRST EDITION. Illustrated by Ward. -- [WYETH, N.C., Illustrator]. DOYLE, A. Conan. The White Company. New York, 1922. Small 4o. Original cloth, front cover pictorial label. Illustrated with color plates. -- NORDHOFF, Charles and James Norman HALL. Mutiny On The Bounty. New York, [1947]. 8o. Original cloth; publisher's slipcase (broken). Illustrated by Fletcher Martin. -- DELORD, Taxile. Les Fleurs Animies par J.J. Grandville. Paris, 1847. 2 vols., large 8o. Original plum cloth, covers and spines elaborately gilt-decorated with floral decorations by Lenegre; quarter morocco folding case with the initials of Annie Laurie Aitken on the spine. Numerous hand-colored engraved plates after Grandville by C. Geoffroy. -- BOUTET, DE MONVEL, M. Jeanne D'Arc. Paris, [1896]. Oblong 4o. Original decorated plum cloth. Illustrated in color. -- [DULAC, Edmund, Illustrator]. FITZGERALD, Edward, Translator. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Garden City, 1934. 4o. Half red morocco gilt. Color plates by Dulac. -- [RACKHAM, Arthur, Illustrator]. The Romance of King Arthur. London, 1917. Small 4o. Half green morocco gilt. Illustrated by Rackham. -- BENTLEY, Nicolas Animal, Vegetable and South Kensington. London, [1940]. Small 4o. Original boards; dust jacket. Second edition. Illustrated. -- [NIELSEN, Kay, Illustrator]. East of the Sun and West of the Moon. New York, n.d. Square 8o. Original pale orange cloth; original dust jacket. Illustrated with color plates and other illustrations by Nielsen. -- NICHOLSON, William. An Alphabet. New York, 1898. 4o. Original cloth-backed pictorial boards. Illustrated by Nicholson. Bookplate of Dan Beard. -- DAVENPORT, Homer C. Cartoons. New York, 1898. 2o. Original pictorial cloth. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed with a drawing by Davenport to Dan Beard on the front free endpaper. -- STONE, Irving. Those Who Love: A Biographical Novel of Abigail and John Adams. Garden City, 1965. 8o. Original cloth.

    [With:] BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI. Il Decameron. Venice, 1602. 4to, full olive green morocco, gilt arms of the Duke of Sunderland on upper cover; some very minor defects, original tear in fol. M1 [no text loss]. Numerous woodcut illustrations Bookplate of the Earl of Gower and the St. John Hornby (founder of the Ashendene Press) book label. (17)

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