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London: Macmillan and Co., 1877. later plain paper wrappers. 12 pages. Memoranda No. 5 issued. Unopened copy. READ MORE about A NOTICE OF A FRAGMENT OF THE FIFTEEN OES AND OTHER PRAYERS PRINTED AT WESTMINSTER BY W. CAXTON...
Price: $30.00 Order nr. 29470
Syracuse: Syracuse Univ. Press, (1960). 12mo. cloth, paper cover label, printed clear plastic dust jacket. viii, 30 pages. First edition. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON AND HIS CRITICS A CRITICAL REAPPRAISAL OF CAXTON'S CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE ENRICHMENT...
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 1198
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1976). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 190 pages. First U.S. edition. A sketch of Caxton and his times. Review copy with slip inserted. Minor yellowing of front free endpaper from review slip. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON, A PORTRAIT IN A BACKGROUND
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 13880
London: Frederick Muller Limited, (1976). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. viii, 198 pages. First edition. Issued on the 500th anniversary of the introduction on printing into England by Caxton. Well preserved copy. READ MORE about A BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM CAXTON, THE FIRST ENGLISH EDITOR, PRINTER, MERCHANT AND TRANSLATOR
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 23947
London: The British Library, (1982). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. 109 pages. First edition. A discussion of Caxton studies of the last 300 years and the conclusions that modern studies have helped form about Caxton's early work. READ MORE about CAXTON IN FOCUS, THE BEGINNING OF PRINTING IN ENGLAND
Price: $13.00 Order nr. 103061
Innsbruck: Eckart Schumacher, 1931. large 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. (vi), 54 pages. Written in German. With an introduction by the author. A brief history and analysis of William Caxton. Also contains a supplement regarding Caxton's printer's device, which is displayed on the free endpaper, as well as an index of names. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON, ENGLANDS ERSTER DRUCKER UND VERLEGER
Price: $12.00 Order nr. 99845
Birmingham: The City of Birmingham School of Printing, 1952. 8vo. cloth, paper cover and spine labels. 160, (2) pages. Reprint of the first edition of 1844. (Bigmore & Wyman I,389; Sabin p.88). Knight was a well known printer, publisher and all-around literary man. Endpapers toned. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON, THE FIRST ENGLISH PRINTER: A BIOGRAPHY
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 96134
(Maidstone): Maidstone College of Art, (1961). small 8vo. paper-covered boards. 54, (4) pages. First edition. A life history of the first English printer, William Caxton. With bibliography at rear. Presentation from author on front free endpaper. READ MORE about AT THE SIGN OF THE RED PALE, A SHORT ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE AND WORK OF WILLIAM CAXTON
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 71744
Washington: Library of Congress, 1986. small 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 101, (3) pages. First edition. Illustrated. READ MORE about THE PRINTER & THE PARDONER, AN UNRECORDED INDULGENCE PRINTED BY WILLIAM CAXTON FOR THE...
Price: $20.00 Order nr. 31904
Man of the Weald
N.P. (but Tenterden): The Tenterden Trust, n.d. narrow 8vo. stiff paper wrapper. 19+(1) pages. Man of the Weald. Short biography of William Caxton, the English printer, and a short history of printing focused on the newspapers of England. Published and printed by The Tenterden Trust, a historical and cultural club of Tenterden, a town with some claim to Caxton's birthplace. Designed by Richard Grasby. Printed in Baskerville on Bookcote paper. Wrappers Royal Cornwall Book White..... READ MORE about CAXTON, MAN OF THE WEALD
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 94043
Colchester: Faculty of Arts, Colchester Institute of Higher Education, n.d. 4to. parchment spine, paper-covered boards. 14, (8) pages. First edition. A brief look into the life and work of William Caxton. An appendix contains a copy of Caxton's device and two reproductions of his work, including The Squire's tale from the Canterbury Tales and a sheet of woodcut initials. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON, A QUINCENTENARY TRIBUTE
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 56511
(Oxford: The Oxford University Press), (1957). 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. pp 153-166. Article in "The Library", Fifth Series, Volume XII, Number 3, September 1957. Covers and edges lightly soiled. READ MORE about " WILLIAM CAXTON'S HOUSES AT WESTMINSTER."
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 101962
Salt Lake City: Porte Publishing Co., 1934. tall 12mo. paper wrappers. 64 pages. A special number of this periodical. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON: THE MAN AND HIS WORK Introduction by R.C. Porte. Addenda by Frank Pearson....
Price: $25.00 Order nr. 19181
Cologne: Lanston Monotype Corp. 1928. 4to. cloth. 14, (2) pages followed by five plates. Limited to 200 copies printed by Lanston Monotype with collotypes printed by Charles Whittingham & Griggs. Some spotting of covers. Corner bumped. Foxing of endpapers. READ MORE about WILH. CAXTON UYSS ENGELANT EVIDENCE THAT THE FIRST ENGLISH PRINTER LEARNED HIS CRAFT AT COLOGNE
Price: $65.00 Order nr. 4943
New York: Typophiles, 1976. 12mo. cloth spine, printed boards. 54, (10) pages. First edition, limited to 700 copies for the Typophiles and 400 copies for the Book Club of California. Typophile Chapbook 51. READ MORE about WILLIAM CAXTON AND HIS QUINCENTENARY
Price: $17.50 Order nr. 6067
Manchester and London: University Press and Bernard Quaritch, and Sherratt and Hughes, 1909. 8vo. quarter vellum, cloth-covered boards. 35, (9) pages. Facsimile of William Caxton's original printing reproduced here as a book. Part of the John Rylands facsimile series. This book consists of an oration delivered by Russell on the occasion of his embassy in February 1470 to invest Charles the Bold with the Order of the Garter. Contains a new historical introduction by Henry..... READ MORE about PROPOSITIO JOHANNIS RUSSELL PRINTED BY WILLIAM CAXTON CIRCA A.D. 1476. REPRODUCED IN FACSIMILE
Price: $55.00 Order nr. 59209
New York: The Typophile, 1976. tall 12mo. cloth, dust jacket. xvi, 54, (2) pages. Chapbook 52. Limited to 1250 copies. Some illustrations. READ MORE about CAXTON, AN AMERICAN CONTRIBUTION TO THE QUINCENTENARY CELEBRATION
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 1187
New York: The Bibliographical Society of America, 1990. 8vo. cloth. 254 pages. The history of the book trade in Medieval London before the age of print has long remained a matter of speculation. Few records survive that name the book artisans and entrepreneurs involved with this early trade venture or that document directly their methods of producing books and creating markets for them. In this directory, C. Paul Christianson assembles an extensive body of alternative..... READ MORE about A DIRECTORY OF LONDON STATIONERS AND BOOK ARTISANS 1300-1500
Price: $50.00 Order nr. 29985
Heaton, Mersey, Manchester: The Cloister Press, 1936. smalll 4to. paper-covered boards. not paginated. A short history of The Cloister Press, which at the time of publication was doing commercial printing and select advertisements as well as fine printing. This book was designed to show an example of good printing, and illustrated with many photographs of their building and equipment to showcase their up-to-date facilities. well-preserved copy. READ MORE about PRINT BY THE CLOISTER PRESS
Price: $55.00 Order nr. 46430
Litchfield: Litchfield Historical Society, 1933. 8vo. cloth, paper spine label. xvi, 98 pages. First edition, limited to 200 copies. Bibliographical descriptions of 105 books and 20 almanacks printed by Collier and a short biographical sketch. Well-preserved copy. READ MORE about THE PUBLICATIONS OF THOMAS COLLIER, PRINTER, 1758-1808
Price: $101.00 Order nr. 1797
Ipswich: W.S. Cowell Ltd., (1947). 8vo. pictorial cloth. 116 pages. First edition. With illustrations in color by Henry Moore, John Piper, John Nash, Edward Bawden and others. Bookplate. READ MORE about HANDBOOK OF PRINTING TYPES WITH NOTES ON THE STYLE OF COMPOSITION AND GRAPHIC PROCESSES USED BY...
Price: $10.00 Order nr. 21947
Ipswich: W.S. Cowell Ltd., (1948). 8vo. pictorial cloth, clamshell box. 116 pages. Second edition. With illustrations in color by Henry Moore, John Piper, John Nash, Edward Bawden and others. Dust jacket shows chipping around the edges, as well as a age darkened spine. Housed in a lovely quarter leather / paper covered boards clamshell box. READ MORE about HANDBOOK OF PRINTING TYPES WITH NOTES ON THE STYLE OF COMPOSITION AND GRAPHIC PROCESSES USED BY...
Price: $15.00 Order nr. 13720