The Portrait of Mr W.H. Oscar Wilde. 1904

 

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Wilde, Oscar. The Portrait of Mr W.H.. Mosher, Portland, Maine. 1904.

Wilde, Oscar. The Portrait of Mr W.H.. Mosher, Portland, Maine. 1904. 12mo. 2nd edition. Floral design slipcase. Original paper covers with title in black to front and spine, red letter device to front and printers black devise to verso. Limited to 425 copies on Japon vellum. pp76. With armorial bookplate of Geoffrey Drew Wood on front pastedown. Slip cases is age soiled, covers age toned where not protected by slipcase. All pages in fine condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 91568 £35

 

Selected Prose. David Gascoyne. 1998.

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Selected Prose. David Gascoyne. 1998 Selected Prose.
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Selected Prose. David Gascoyne. 1998 Selected Prose. Binding
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Selected Prose. David Gascoyne. 1998. Authors inscription.
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Selected Prose. David Gascoyne. 1998. Title Page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gascoyne, David. Selected Prose. London, Enitharmon Press, 1998. 1st Edition. 8vo. Hardback, blue cloth, gilt titles to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper. Pp462. A collection of pieces regarding the likes of W.H. Auden, Salvador Dali, Lawrence Durrell, T.S. Eliot, Paul Eluard, Max Ernst, Man Ray, Henry Miller, Graham Sutherland, Humphrey Jennings, Julian Trevelyan and Vernon Watkins. This book is inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author to A Gaby G. [Goldscheider]/ en toute amitie/David Gascoyne/IeW (IOW) 10.X.98. Gaby Goldscheider was daughter of Phaidon’s co-founder Ludwig Goldscheider and a close friend of David and Judy Gascoyne. A notable book, with an interesting provenance, in fine order throughout.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.
Cat. No. 93713 £50

 

 

Journal 1936-1937. Death of an Explorer. Leon Chestov. David Gascoyne. 1980.

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Journal 1936-1937. Death of an Explorer. Leon Chestov. David Gascoyne. 1980.
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Journal 1936-1937. Death of an Explorer. Leon Chestov. David Gascoyne. 1980.Binding
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Journal 1936-1937. Death of an Explorer. Leon Chestov. David Gascoyne. 1980.Author’s inscription.

 

 

 

 

 

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Journal 1936-1937. Death of an Explorer. Leon Chestov. David Gascoyne. 1980. Title page

 

 

 

 

 

Gascoyne, David. Journal 1936-1937. Death of an Explorer. Leon Chestov. London, Enitharmon Press. 1980. First Edition, Inscribed by author. 8vo. Hardcover, brown cloth, gilt titles to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper, designed by Julian Trevelyan. Pp144. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper to Gaby Goldscheider/en toute amitie/David Gascoyne/IOW 10.X.90. Gaby Goldscheider was daughter of Phaidon’s co-founder Ludwig Goldscheider and a close friend of David and Judy Gascoyne. A little light wear to edges of dustwrapper other wise in fine order throughout. 1361 copies printed. Benford A15a. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 93711 £50

Indian Journals. Allen Ginsberg. 1974.

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Indian Journals. Allen Ginsberg. 1974. Front Cover.
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Indian Journals. Allen Ginsberg. 1974. Covers.
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Indian Journals. Allen Ginsberg. 1974.Title page and Author’s Signature
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Indian Journals. Allen Ginsberg. 1974. Example of Illustrations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ginsberg, Allen. Indian Journals/ March 1962 – May 1963. Dave Haselwood Books City Light Books. 1st Edition, third printing October 1974. 8vo. Illustrated soft cover. PP210, pp1 Publishers Ads. Light age tone to covers. Binding tight. All paged tight, bright and clean. Signed on title page by author and dated Hamburg ’83. Ginsberg undertook a European tour in 1982 – 83 as part of UNESCO’s War on War campaign, he travelled through France, Italy, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Germany. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 93677 £60

 

 

A Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983.

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Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983
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Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983. Dustwrapper.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983. Binding.
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Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983. Authors Inscription
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Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983. Title Page
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Donkey Work. Edward Blishen. 1983. Imprint

Blishen, Edward. Donkey Work. London, Hamish Hamilton. 1983. 1st Edition. 8vo. Black hardback, gilt titles to spine. With unclipped dustwrapper designed by Edward Blishen. Pp249. Dustwrapper binding and pages all in near fine condition. Inscribed on front free endpaper “To Sim and Arnold/ – in memory of Hyola/ & anticipation of Ffestiniog/ from/ Edward/ 1988. The dedication is to Arnold and Sim Rattenbury to whom he was later to dedicate his last book ‘Mind How You Go’, published posthumously in 1997.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 92757 £40

 

 

A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972

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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Binding
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Dustwrapper.
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Authors Inscription.
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Title Page
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. imprint

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blishen, Edward. A Cackhanded War. London, Thames and Hudson. 1972. 1st Edition. 8vo. Green hardback, gilt T and H motif to front, gilt titles to spine. With unclipped dustwrapper. Pp230. Dustwrapper a little bumped at top edges, otherwise in near fine condition. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. “For Sim and Arnold./ I can’t think of XX any/ readers I’d rather have./ Edward/ may 1992/ on the occasion of their passing/ by on their visit to the/ Abbey!” The dedication is to Arnold and Sim Rattenbury to whom he was later to dedicate his last book ‘Mind How You Go’, published posthumously in 1997. I also have available ‘Mind How you Go’ with an inscription to the Rattenburys’ from Blishen’s widow Nancy.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 92756 £50

 

 

Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006.

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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Dustwrapper
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Binding.
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Title Page with inscription.
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Imprint
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Text and Illustration.

Townsend Warner. Sylvia,. Dorset Stories. Norwich, Black Dog Books. 2006. 1st Edition. Green boards, silver titles to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper. Pp288. Neat gift inscription on title page to Arnold [Rattenbury] from his wife Sim. Arnold Rattenbury was a close friend to Sylvia Townsend Warner. One small tear at lower spine, without loss to dustwrapper. Binding and all pages in mint condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 92785 £40

 

 

The Dragon Beards Versus the Blueprints. Hsiao Ch’ien. 1944

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Hsiao Chien Binding. Gilt titled, Hand Made Marbled Paper
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Hsiao Chien. Binding, Gilt titled, Hand Made Marbled Paper

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Full page woodcut frontispiece by Leon Underwood.

Ch’ien, Hsiao: The Dragon Beards Versus the Blueprints. ‘Meditations on post-war culture’. London: The Pilot Press, 1944. 1st ed. Slim 8vo. Recent half cloth over handmade marbled papered boards, gilt titles to spine. Viii, pp36, pages a little age toned, full page woodcut frontispiece by Leon Underwood. The writer covers areas of thought of Chinese intellectuals over East and West differences of it’s time. An interesting commentary given the changes in lifestyle in China in the 21st Century. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 90667 £50

 

 

Three Remanences. David Gascoyne. 1994.

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Three Remanences. David Gascoyne. 1994. Decorative wrappers.

 

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Three Remanences. David Gascoyne. 1994. Signed Title Page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Three Remanences. David Gascoyne. 1994. Colophon.
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Three Remanences. David Gascoyne. 1994. Connected Ephemera.

 

Gascoyne, David. Three Remanences. Privately Printed at Tragara Press. 1994. First Limited edition of 85, of which twenty five are reserved for the author. Small 8vo. Decorated paper wraps with printed paper label to front. Pp8, colophon, no 76 of 85 signed by author. Neat inscription on title page in the authors hand For Gaby with Love David. Gaby Goldscheider was daughter of Phaidon’s co-founder Ludwig Goldscheider and a close friend of David and Judy Gascoyne. Also loosely enclosed is a handwritten letter to Gaby from Judy and David in the hand of Judy Gascoyne, together with a photograph of David Gascoyne, Robin Waterfield and Gaby Goldscheider. Printed label a little marked, otherwise in fine order throughout. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 93714 £50

P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Virgil. Ed. Henry Nettleship & Joanne Postage. 1912

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P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Binding.
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P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Binding.

 

 

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P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Title

 

 

 

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P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Half Title.

 

 

 

 

 

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P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Print Limitation Details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Virgil. Nettleship, Henry and Joanne P. Postgate, eds. P Vergili Maronis Opera Omnia. Macmillan et Socios et P.h.lee Warner Mediceae Societatis Librarivm, London, 1912. 1st. Limited Edition. No 12 of 525. 2 volumes, 8vo. Quarter cloth on boards, paper labels to front and spine. Pp202, 215, tope edge gilt, others uncut, with page ribbons, with extra title labels. Covers a little age soiled. All pages in fine order with strong, bright Latin text print. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.
Cat. No. 93359 £50