Our December 2017 Catalogue
Happy Holidays! We’re delighted to present our final catalog of the holiday season. This December, we wanted to bring you only the rarest and most beautiful books, so we traveled all over the country to put together a truly remarkable selection. Whether you’re adding Ogilby’s America to your own collection or giving Huckleberry Finn to a loved one, we’re sure these books will bring you joy for years to come.
Pictured: Feldstein, The Art Insitute of Chicago: 100 Masterpieces, p. 72; Shelley's Frankenstein, p. 13; Ogilby's America, pp.4-5; Gould's Monograph of the Pittidae, p. 66.
Gift Catalogue 2017
The holidays are almost here! Fortunately, Bauman Rare Books has the perfect gift for everyone on your list, from perennial Christmas favorites to 19th-century Jewish prayer books and from highspots in every field to modern classics made into films. Looking for a great gift for the holidays? You’ll love our Great Gifts catalog!
(Don’t forget: We have gift certificates in every denomination and personalized gift selection services, too.)
“The stockings were hung by the chimney with care…”
First trade edition of Arthur Rackham's illustrated Night Before Christmas, based on the classic poem by Clement C. Moore.
The Splendid Kelmscott Chaucer
Kelmscott Press edition of Shakespeare's poems, one of only 500 copies printed by William Morris.
“All the Christmases roll down toward the two-tongued sea…”
First separate edition of Dylan Thomas' beloved Christmas story, A Child's Christmas in Wales.