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Catalogue 152. Being a First Selection of Books from our Shelves which are of Especial Interest in Illustrating the Development of the Art of the Book. Parts I-5 (complete)

(ART OF THE BOOK) (MUIR, PERCY) ELKIN MATHEWS LTD.

5 vols, illustrated, original wrappers, cut flush. Takeley / Bishops Stortford: Elkin Mathews Ltd., n.d.

First editions. A complete set of the 5 parts, as issued, of Catalogue 152 issued by Percy Muir's firm, Elkin Mathews Ltd. With a few markings by a former owner; lightly worn, otherwise in very good... more


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Autograph letter signed, one page, 10 August 1863. From Henry Tomlinson

(ART) TOMLINSON, HENRY

Autograph letter signed, one page, 5" x 8", on blue printed letterhead of the Repository for Fine Arts, Roscoe Chambers, 20, Tithebarn Street, Liverpool, 10 August 1863. From Henry Tomlinson (presumably an art dealer), to E. de Poix Synge[?], Esq., informing him: "We have packed two pictures for . .... more


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ALS, one page, 8vo, Russell Square, 14 December 1832. To James Donaldson.

(ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS, ETC.) (ARCHITECTS) HARDWICK, PHILIP

Autograph letter signed, one page, 8vo, Russell Square, 14 December 1832, with integral address leaf (hole at removal of wax seal; portions of seal still present). To James Donaldson, thanking him for his letter concerning a current project, and expressing his pleasure that: ". . . Mr. Galloway has consented... more


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Holograph receipt signed, one page, 1 August 1826.

(ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS, ETC.) (ENGRAVERS) DOO, GEORGE THOMAS

Holograph receipt signed ("George T Doo," with paraph), one page, unevenly trimmed to approximately 3 1/4" x 7 1/4", London, 1 August 1826, acknowledging: "Recd of the Assignees of Messrs Hurst & Robinson Sixty three Pounds on acct. of the Engraving of the children of Mr Calmady[?]." Stained; remains of... more


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Autograph receipt signed, one page, n.p., 1 September 1825.

(ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS, ETC.) FINDEN, WILLIAM

Autograph receipt signed ("W. Finden"), one page, oblong 8vo, n.p., 1 September 1825, reading: "Mem / received this day 30 [pounds] on acct of the Plate of his Majesty. Thirty Pounds." Soiled and worn; four 1/4" tears through center fold (not affecting text); small section torn from bottom corner; mounted... more


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Holograph notation signed, one page, n.d. "Spanish Refugee" description sheet.

(ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS, ETC.) KNIGHT, JOHN PRESCOTT

Holograph notation signed at the bottom ("By John P. Knight ARA"), one page, 8vo, 20 James Street, Buckingham Palace, n.d. A sheet apparently intended to accompany a painting titled "Spanish Refugee"; indicating its price and description: "A Father and his Daughter in great distress, having been exposed to a severe... more


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Holograph receipt signed, one page, 15 February 1849.

(ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS, ETC.) PYE, JOHN

Holograph receipt signed, one page, approximately 3/12" x 8", London, 15 February 1849. Acknowledging payment of 150 pounds from ". . . Mr Hogarth . . . being the bal[ance] of three hundred fifty pounds the price of Engraving a Plate after Mr Robertz'[?] Picture of [illegible word]." Glued to... more


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Autogaph receipt signed, one page, 15 January 1799 & Royal Academy ephemera.

(ARTISTS) FITTLER, JAMES

Autogaph receipt signed, one page, unevenly trimmed to 3 1/2" x 7 1/2", no place, 15 January 1799, signed by Fittler, reading: "Received of Mr. Dulac Forty five Guineas for Engraving Three Plates for a New Edition of Virgil", with a blindstamped Two Pence Receipt. Foxed and lightly soiled, remains... more


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Autograph receipt signed, one page, n.d., with verse.

(ARTISTS) LINTON, WILLIAM

Autograph memo or receipt signed (in text; "W. Linton"), one page, trimmed to oblong 8vo, Regents Park, London, n.d., reading "For Birmingham One Picture by W. Linton," beneath which Linton has written out a stanza of verse by Byron, titled "The Lake of Nemi," which begins: "'Lo, Nemi! . .... more


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Incomplete fragment signed, 1/2 page, no date. The concluding lines (only) from a letter addressed to C.W. Deschamps.

(ARTISTS) RIVIERE, BRITON

Incomplete fragment signed, 1/2 page, measuring approximately 4 1/4" x 6 3/4", no place, no date. The concluding lines (only) from a letter addressed to C.W. Deschamps (presumably London art dealer Charles William Deschamps [1848-1908]), reading in full: "them that we spoke about. I am dear Sir yours truly [signed]... more


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Catalogue of The Library of Robert Hoe of New York. Illuminated Manuscripts, Incunabula, Historical Bindings, Early English Literature, Rare Americana, French Illustrated Books, Eighteenth Century English Authors, Autographs, Manuscripts, etc. Part I (A

(AUCTION CATALOGUE)

To be Sold by Auction. 4 vols, illustrated, uniformly bound in 3/4 green morocco, each spine with two raised bands, marbled sides, t.e.g., silk ribbon book marks. New York: The Anderson Auction Company, 1911-1912.

First editions. The auction catalogues for the first two parts of the sale of the magnificent book... more


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Holograph statement signed ("Your friend Josh Billings"), one page, no place, no date.

"BILLINGS, JOSH" (PSEUD. OF HENRY WHEELER SHAW)

Holograph statement signed ("Your friend Josh Billings"), one page, unevenly trimmed to measure approximately 2 1/2" x 6 3/4", no place, no date, reading in full: "Paul Richter said, -- 'I love God, and little children.' -- a grand saying.=". Folds; some light soiling and toning; remains of prior mounting... more


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Autograph letter signed, 2 1/2 pages, 6 May 1862. To "My dear Scharf"

CARPENTER, W.H.

Autograph letter signed, 2 1/2 pages, on mourning stationery, measuring approximately 4 1/2" x 7", British Museum, 6 May 1862. To "My dear Scharf" (presumably Sir George Scharf [1820- 19 1895; English art critic, illustrator, and director of the National Portrait Gallery), on artistic business matters: ". . . I... more


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Series of 9 autograph letters signed, 24 1/2 pages, the majority measuring appoximately 3 3/4" x 6", on blindstamped or printed letterhead of Christ Church, Oxford, 21 April through 18 October 1902. From Beatrice Hatch, to the publisher Grant Richards

(CARROLL, LEWIS) HATCH, BEATRICE

Series of 9 autograph letters signed, 24 1/2 pages, the majority measuring approximately 3 3/4" x 6", on blindstamped or printed letterhead of Christ Church, Oxford, 21 April through 18 October 1902. From Beatrice Hatch, to the publisher Grant Richards, chronicling the publication of her Scenes from Cranford Arranged for... more


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Carte-de-visite photograph.

(CHILDS, MRS. GEORGE W.)

Carte-de-visite photograph. An oval portrait of Mrs. Childs in a lightly colored or white dress, with her hair pulled up into an elaborate bun. She looks off towards her right, and has her left hand raised, touching her collar. She is faintly smiling. Decoratively mounted on wood, with a thick... more


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Autograph letter signed, one page, 5 June 1919. To Frank Bohrer, of Sherrill, New York.

(EDUCATION) GOWDY, MRS. HANNAH L.

Autograph letter signed, one page, ruled paper measuring approximately 5" x 7 1/2", Camden, Oneida Co. New York, 5 June 1919. To autograph collector, Frank Bohrer, [of Sherrill, New York], replying concerning an unidentified endeavor: ". . . having no cards, [I] send you a few lines, products of my... more


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Autograph inscription signed, one page, with a photo of Bessie Hatton.

HATTON, JOSEPH

Autograph inscription signed (and initialed; purple ink), one page, on a partially ruled and bordered 4to sheet presumably intended to be included an album, reading: "Very truly yours Joseph Hatton 'The menage of Spring is the menage of Love.' J.H. [with paraph] April 1901." Additionally inscribed in the same ink... more


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Autograph inscription in Hawkins' hand.

HAWKINS, LAETITIA MATILDA.

Autograph inscription in Hawkins' hand, a note of the text of a tablet. One page, 8vo, no place, 1st Jan. 1824: "Written, on reading Dean Ireland's diffuse Inscription for the Tablet just up in the Cloisters of Westmr. Abbey: To the Memory of James Bartleman, Who, in the Choir of... more


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Autograph postcard signed ("Frederic T. Lewis"), one page, 28 August 1923. To Frank Bohrer of Sherrill, N.Y.

LEWIS, FREDERIC T.

Autograph postcard signed ("Frederic T. Lewis"), one page, measuring approximately 3 1/4" x 5 1/2", 538 Chestnut Street, Waban, Mass., 28 August 1923. To Frank Bohrer of Sherrill, N.Y., replying: ". . . the book which gave you pleasure was not of my authorship. I never even heard of Mary... more


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Autograph letter signed ("H. Maxwell Lyte"), 3 1/2 pages, 13 March 1906. To Mr. Middleton

MAXWELL-LYTE, HENRY

Autograph letter signed ("H. Maxwell Lyte"), 3 1/2 pages, on mourning paper measuring approximately 4" x 5 3/4", 3 Portman Square W., 13 March 1906. To Mr. Middleton, concerning a legal matter: ". . . If the will of Thomas Dyke had been proved in the ordinary course, I need... more


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