BEARDSLEY (AUBREY)  Six Drawings Illustrating Theophile Gautier's Romance Mademoiselle De Maupin, NUMBER 20 OF 50 COPIES 66 photogravure plates by Beardsley, loose as issued in printed wrappers within publisher's cloth-backed portfolio boards, 1898; and other material, mostly relating to Beardsley, including early prospectuses, copies of The Savoy, etc (small quantity)
Lot 301
BEARDSLEY (AUBREY)
Six Drawings Illustrating Theophile Gautier's Romance Mademoiselle De Maupin, NUMBER 20 OF 50 COPIES 66 photogravure plates by Beardsley, loose as issued in printed wrappers within publisher's cloth-backed portfolio boards, 1898; and other material, mostly relating to Beardsley, including early prospectuses, copies of The Savoy, etc (small quantity)
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BOOKS AND LETTERS FROM THE LIBRARY OF ANTHONY POWELL
Six Drawings Illustrating Theophile Gautier's Romance Mademoiselle De Maupin, NUMBER 20 OF 50 COPIES, 66 photogravure plates by Beardsley, loose as issued in printed wrappers within publisher's cloth-backed portfolio boards, lacks ties, Leonard Smithers, 1898--The Savoy: an Illustrated Quarterly, vol. 1-8 [all published] bound in 3, edited by Arthur Symons, illustrations by Beardsley and others, tear repaired to final title-page, lower and fore-edges untrimmed, some rubbing to covers, Leonard Smithers, 1896; Ben Johnson. His Volpone: or the Foxe, NUMBER 64 OF 1000 COPIES "printed for England and America in demy quarto on Art Paper", Leonard Smithers, 1898--MALORY (THOMAS) [Morte d'Arthur], third edition, limited to 1600 copies, New York, Dutton, 1927, publisher's pictorial cloth gilt designed by Beardsley--SYMONS (ARTHUR) Aubrey Beardsley, 9 plates, publisher's cloth-backed boards, Unicorn Press, 1898--[MASON (STUART)] The Priest and the Acolyte. With an Introductory Protest by Stuart Mason, publisher's boards, printed label on upper cover [Mason 655], Lotus Press, 1907--BEERBOHM (MAX) Heroes and Heroines of Bitter Sweet, NUMBER 180 OF 900 COPIES, 5 tipped-in colour plates, loose as issued in publisher's parchment-backed portfolio boards, [Leadley Limited, c.1931]--The Mask. A Monthly Journal of the Art of the Theatre, vol. 1-3, edited by Edward Gordon Craig, illustrations, publisher's vellum, vellum ties, light soiling, original wrappers bound in, Florence, "The Mask", 1908-1911, various sizes; together with a small archive of ephemeral material relating to Beardsley, including publisher's prospectuses for "The Yellow Book" and "The Savoy" (ink note "Recd. January 1896" on cover); 2 copies of the invitation to the opening of "The Prince's Ladies Golf Club" (1894), proof pages marked up in ink for later edition of Beardsley's works, advertisement flyer for "The Cambridge A.B.C.", printed proof for design by Beardsley (stamped in ink "T. & A. Constable, 9 Nov. 94") (small quantity)
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