Our April Catalogue
Just in! A diverse selection of books newly arrived to our galleries, including science and science fiction high spots, rare early works by Orwell and Joyce, and unique inscribed books by Steinbeck and J.F.K.
(Pictured: Matisse's "Jeune fille en vert dans l'interieur rouge", lithograph from Vence 1944-48, special hardback issue of Verve magazine; McIan's Clans of the Scottish Highlands, p. 88; Smellie's Anatomical Tables, p. 17; Wright's Selected Drawing Portfolios, p. 78; 15th-century illuminated leaf, p. 55)
Pencil Sketches of Colorado
A rare early view of the opening of the American West, ranked among the works of Bodmer, Catlin, Moran, and Warre in its importance. Complete with 23 tinted and lightly colored lithographic plates depicting Colorado’s cities and natural scenery.
“Future travelers will do well not to think that they are setting out upon a mere promenade…”
First edition of Richard Burton's account of his journey to Lake Tanganyika, The Lake Regions of Central Africa, a rare copy in the first-issue plum cloth.
Signed by Milne & Shepard: Winnie-the-Pooh
Return to the Hundred Acre Wood with Winnie-the-Pooh, Eeyore, Tigger, and your other favorite childhood characters in this signed limited first American edition of A. A. Milne’s classic. This copy is number 30 of 200 large-paper copies signed by Milne and illustrator Ernest H. Shepard.
"One of the most glorious of English poems"
Rare first complete edition of Spenser's epic Faerie Queene, finely bound in morocco-gilt.