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Giacomo Joyce

Faber & Faber, London
1st printing. Octavo size (8vo) in red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, xxxvii + 15ppp + facsimiles
An almost AS NEW copy (hint of shelf rub to cover bottom edges, pages slightly tanned) in a FINE complete Dust Jacket (faintly tanned and dusty, slight crease to top edge of rear panel, looks almost as new in its removable transparent protector)
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The Conciliation Bill - An Explanation and Defence

Women's Press, London
Octavo size (8vo) pamphlet, 16pp, lacking the printed paper wrappers. There was only one edition of this pamphlet published by the Women's Press in 1910. Originally issued in loose sheets, this copy has been neatly sewn with black thread
VERY GOOD, a well preserved clean and tight copy (spine slightly ragged, last leaf verso tanned at spine margin)
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The Churches of the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem - A Corpus - Volume 1 A-K (Excluding Acre and Jerusalem)

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Thick, heavy Quarto size (4to). in rust brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 329pp, plates, plans etc in text
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (hint of tanning to leaves) in a very faintly edge-creased and faintly spine sunned but otherwise AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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Implementing Amsterdam - Immigration and Asylum Rights in EC Law

Hart Publishing, Oxford & Portland
Large Octavo size (8vo) in blue faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 325pp, index etc
NEW unread copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Matthias Hoch - Fotografien / Photographs (SIGNED COPY)

Hatje Cantz, Ostfildern-Ruit
Large landscape Quarto size (4to). in silver boards, black and white lettering to spine and front cover, variously paginated, approx 150pp, colour plates, etc. Text in English and German. Signed (with no other inscription) by Matthias Hoch on title-page
NEW unread copy in a NEW complete Dust Jacket with printed paper wrap-around band
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Rankin Photographs - Galleria Grazia Neri 02.04.98 - 30.04.98

Grazia Neri (Milan) / Wadell (London)
Quarto size (4to) in card covers. Unpaginated, approx. 120pp, plates in colour and b/w (some folding). Text in English throughout (softcover)
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (minute speck of shelf rub to cover corner tips). An excellent copy of this increasingly elusive book
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Sacred and Secular - A Study in the Otherworldly and This-worldly Aspects of Christianity (SIGNED COPY) Holland Lectures for 1964

Longmans, London
Octavo size (8vo) in pale blue faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 83pp, index. This copy signed by the author (as Michael Cantab) on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
FINE, a well preserved and very clean and tight copy in a FINE complete Dust Jacket but for a tiny closed tear to bottom corner tip of front panel (looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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The Future of Woman (A Lecture Delivered to the South Place Ethical Society, London February 14th, 1909)

Twentieth Century Press
15pp pamphlet, lacking the pink paper wrappers but the authors name, half title and a printed dedication to Olive Schriener have been clipped from the front wrapper and pasted to the head of the first leaf. The first page of the last leaf consists of the 'Exhortation' from the Church of England marriage ceremony as an example of women's subjugation to men., the last page is a poem by Gilman, the American writer and Suffragette, 'We As Women'. Gilman is quoted at length in Burrows lecture, though ironically he refers to her by the name she acquired during a short lived marriage to the artist Charles Stetson . This pamphlet is the first printing of Burrows influential lecture. The leaves have been neatly re-sewn in black cotton
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (overs a little tanned, faint crease to top edge)
1st editionSoftcover
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Eyes on Stalks (Signed copy with small ink sketch)

Methuen, London
Large Octavo size (8vo) in colour printed stiff glossy card covers, 269pp, plates, numerous line illustrations in text. This copy inscribed in ink by the author John Fox (artist, poet, designer and founder with Sue Gill of Welfare State International) with a sketch of a boat and eye, signed by him 'The Beach House / John & Sue', Sue being Sue Gill who was his partner at the time
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy
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Typografie en Affiches Dick Elffers (SIGNED by Louise Van Santen) Museum Van Het Boek, 20 December 1967 - 2 Maart 1968

Museum Van Het Boek (Rijksmuseum), Den Haag
Square Quarto size (4to) colour printed card folder containing 18 leaf foldout of an 'experimental' design by Elffers for the poem 'Lang Eentonig Verhaal' by Louise Van Santen and signed by her at end. WITH 22pp booklet with plates of Elffers work and text by Dowes Dekker. Collated complete (500 copies printed)
All contents are in FINE condition, the folder is VERY GOOD (slightly tanned and shelf rubbed, neatly repaired short tears to spine ends)
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The Song of the Evening Stars

Gay & Hancock, London
Octavo size (8vo) in blind embossed red cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front cover, 108pp, frontispiece and 13 other full page caricatures by Caruso. Humorous poems on the American opera world
VERY GOOD (gilt spine lettering dulled, mild rub to cover corner tips, slight crease to very top corner tip of a few leaves)
1st editionHardcover
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Maria Dolores Rubio (SIGNED COPY)

Ediciones Scriba, Barcelona
Large landscape 4to. in brown cloth, 93pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, etc. Inscribed and signed by Maria Dolores Rubio on the title-page and dated by her
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy
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Stephen Snoddy - Looking Out (Roberto Polo Gallery, Brussels 15. 01. - 13. 03. 2016) SIGNED COPY

Roberto Polo Gallery, Brussels
Extra Large 4to. in cloth backed thick boards, 93pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, etc. Text in English. This copy is signed by Snoddy above his printed name on the title-page
NEW copy
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Eyton's Eye - Anthony Eyton - A Life in Painting (SIGNED COPY)

Royal Academy of Arts, London
Extra Large 4to. in ochre cloth covered boards, 141pp, colour plates, etc. This copy signed by both Anthony Eyton and Jenny Pery on the half title leaf (no other inscriptions)
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Derrick Santini - Persona (SIGNED COPY)

Dazed Books, London
Heavy Folio size in colour printed stiff card covers, unpaginated, approx. 160pp portrait photos. Inscribed and signed by Santini (as Derrick) on th first leaf
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (minute speck of shelf rub to cover corner tips, minute bump to page-block fore-edge)
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The Hogg Poems and Drawings (one of 200 copies with an original signed lithograph)

General Publishing, Don Mills
Octavo size (8vo) in thick linen covered boards, black lettering to spine, tipped-on colour plate to front cover (as issued). 143pp consisting of text printed stiff on fine art etching paper, 16pp plates on glossy art paper. Signed and lengthily inscribed by Callaghan on the title-page. There were an unspecified number of hardcover copies, which frequently turn up signed, but this is one of 200 de-luxe copies with a full colour offset lithograph tipped in at the front and which is numbered (69) and signed by the artist in ink.
An extremely well preserved AS NEW un- or barely-read copy (hint of tanning to leaves) in an AS NEW clear acetate wrapper
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A Private View

Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore
Extra large square Quarto size (4to) in cream boards, black lettering to spine and front cover. Unpaginated, approx. 48pp, mainly single sided full colour photos by Lichfield of, and taken in, Singapore's Shangri-La Hotel, each with handwritten notes in facsimile by Lichfield. Single semi-opaque printed introductory sheet loosely inserted (as issued). all in a sturdy cream coloured slip-case with printed spine and covers
Covers a little dusty else FINE, an otherwise well preserved and very clean and tight copy in a sly dusty and tanned but otherwise about FINE slip-case
1st editionHardcover
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Bruce Pearson - in A New Light (SIGNED COPY)

Wildlife Art Gallery, Lavenham
Large Quarto size (4to). in grey faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front cover, 79pp, colour plates, etc. Signed by the artist on the title-page (no other inscription)
AS NEW in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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Writing Home (SIGNED COPY)

Faber & Faber, London
1st printing. Large 8vo in very dark blue faux cloth, white lettering to spine. 417pp, plates, index. This copy signed by the author on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW unread copy (pages very slightly tanned) in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket. An excellent copy
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Breaking Bounds - the Dance Photography of Lois Greenfield (SIGNED COPY)

Thames & Hudson, London
Large Square 4to in photo illustrated stiff glossy card covers, 119pp on thick art paper, mainly finely printed b/w photos, index at rear. This copy inscribed and signed by Lois Greenfield on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy still close to new (minute speck of shelf rub to cover corner tips, hint of tanning to covers)
Signed copy1st editionSoftcover
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Une Histoire Particuliere de la Photographie - Collection Monsieur et Madame X (Pierre Berge & Associes, Paris Auction Catalogue 19 Mars 2015)

Pierre Berge & Associes, Paris
Large and very heavy 4to in photo illustrated stiff card covers, 371pp on glossy art paper, 341 lots, all illustrated, index of photographers at rear
FINE, a very clean and tight copy
1st editionSoftcover
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War Sadism and Pacifism (SIGNED COPY)

George Allen & Unwin, London
8vo in the original printed stiff card covers, 148pp, index. Inscribed and signed by Edward Glover on the front blank fly-leaf to S D Hey, whose wood-engraved bookplate is on the facing page.
VERY GOOD, a well preserved clean and tight copy (spine rubbed and tanned, covers edge tanned)
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Rojo Magazine - Ocho - Numero Atomico

Sintonison S L, Barcelona
Thick, heavy 4to. in colour printed stiff card covers, unpaginated, approx. 320pp on thick glossy art paper. This edition of Rojo is for the Ocho project, nine simultaneous exhibitions held by galleries in the Artspace Network. Published in a limited edition, no limitation is stated but probably only 500 copies - the same as the Rojo monographs. ----------------------- Contains artwork by: Alexander Egger, Sergei Sviatchenko, Pandarosa, Pedro Inoue, Oriol Mora, Fabrizio Contarino, Clayton Brothers, Filip Berendt, Chet Purtilar, Mario Wagner, Jasper Goodall, MWM, James Roper, Defi, Carla Barth, Carlos Herrera, Hvass & Hannibal, Superblast, Antonio Bokel, Clean, Martin Albornoz, Flavio Colker, Visca, Frank Kalero, Heiko Muller, Talita Hoffmann, Phil Ashcroft, Busk, Robert Hardgrave, Steak Zombies, Kill Pixie, Michel Ducourneau, Jon Burgerman, Theis Wendt, FKDL, Filippo Minelli, Therese Vandling, Mulheres Barbadas, Tofer Chin, Momo, Tristan Rault, Adrian Villar Rojas, Christian Rex Van Minnen, Morgan Blair, Wagner Pinto, Sit, Ric Stultz, Motomichi, Ian Stevenson, Leah Tinari, Boris Hoppek, Fupete, Jakob Tolstrup, Sergio Mora, Rita Wainer, Bruno 9li, Yomar Augusto, Supermundane, Anna Taratiel, Gareth Bayliss, Asbestos, Holly Wales, Pancho Tolchinski, Neasden Control Centre, Ben Summers, Perfektworld, Javier Tles
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy in not far from new condition
1st editionSoftcover
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In the Scales of Fate - An Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

Marion Boyars, London
8vo in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 232pp. This copy inscribed (to the publisher Marion Boyars) and signed by Jerzy Peterkiewicz, and additional inscription to Boyars from Raleigh Trevelyan on the front blank fly-leaf
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Andre Stitt - the Institution (Chapter Gallery, Cardiff April - May 2005)

Chapter Gallery, Cardiff
Small landscape 4to in red and black printed grey cloth covered boards, unpaginated, approx. 160pp on glossy art paper, colour photos of Stitt at work, the installations, sketches etc. One of only 600 copies made
A well preserved almost AS NEW copy
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Chris Orr - the Making of Things (SIGNED COPY)

Royal Academy of Arts, London
Heavy large square 4to in tan cloth backed colour printed boards, 237pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, etc. Inscribed and signed by Chris Orr on the blank verso of the front fly-leaf (no other inscriptions)
An AS NEW unread or barely read copy
Signed copy1st editionHardcover
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Le Tour Des Hommes Integres - Photographies Marc Gouby

Takakroir
Small square 4to in stiff card covers, unpaginated, approx. 150pp on thick art paper, b/w photos, dual text in French and English, CD in pocket at front of book. One of only 750 copies printed
NEW copy (hint of sunning to spine) - CD AS NEW
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Tennessee Williams' Letters to Donald Windham 1940 - 1965 (SIGNED by Donald Windham)

Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York
2nd Impression. large 8vo in cream cloth backed boards, gilt lettering to spine, 333pp, facsimiles, index etc. Inscribed and signed by Donald Windham on the front blank fly-leaf (dates 20 Oct 77)
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (top edge of page block slightly dusty) in a very faintly edge-rubbed but otherwise FINE Dust Jacket (barely noticeable tiny closed tear to bottom edge of front panel, looks almost as new in its removable transparent protector)
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Images of Sweden

Axel and Margret Ax: Son Johnson Foundation, Stockholm
Heavy, large Octavo size (8vo). in black boards, white lettering to spine, 339pp
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Earthly Delights - Mary Adshead 1904 - 1995 (University of Liverpool Art Gallery 21 January - 29 April 2005 and Touring)

University of Liverpool Art Collections, Liverpool
Large landscape 4to. in colour printed stiff card covers, 110pp on glossy art paper, illustrations in text, colour plates, etc.
FINE, a well preserved and very clean and tight copy (speck of shelf rub to cover corner tips, small flat crease to bottom corner tip of front cover)
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