About this Item: London John Stockdale, First Stockdale edition and the first edition to be illustrated by Thomas Stothard, 2 volumes, large 8vo, ; pp. I with small burn repair to each in outer margin, occasional spotting or light browning, without the list of subscribers, board edges lightly rubbed, a few minor ink spots on covers of vol.
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I, otherwise a very good set. An attractively bound copy of the edition illustrated by the fashionable Thomas Stothard. This first Stockdale edition provides the reader with both the first appearance of Stothard's engravings as well as the first appearance in print of George Chalmers's Life of Daniel Defoe.
Thomas Stothard, known for the beauty, invention, textual sympathy and spirit of his illustrations, reached a new level with these for Robinson Crusoe. They are considered to be among his most important, so much so that they were re-engraved by C. Heath and published by Cadell thirty years later. More information about this seller Contact this seller 3. From: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. First edition of the first French edition of Robinson Crusoe with no mention of the 2 additional volumes that were published a year later.
This includes the incorrect catchword on p. Illustrated with 6 fine copperplate engravings plus a folding map by Bernard Picart. This edition is also the first to be illustrated with more than a frontis and maps.
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Quite rare and a nice copy. See Gumuchian , PML More information about this seller Contact this seller 4. Bound in three later, uniform blue half morocco bindings with gilt spines.
Light brownspotting throughout, but a nice copy, complete with all three frontispieces, three maps and 18 plates. First edition - reissue of the first volume and first issue of volumes two and three - of the first French translation of one of the most important literary works ever written. Originally published in English in , the work was seen through no less than four editions before the end of its first year and went on to become one of the most widely published books in history, spawning so many imitations, not only in literature but also in film, television and radio, that its name is used to define an entire genre - the Robinsonade.
By the end of the 19th century, no book in the history of Western literature had more editions, spin-offs and translations than "Robinson Crusoe", with more than alternative versions of it, the French translation being among the very first. It's influence in literature is almost unparalleled. More information about this seller Contact this seller 5.
Published by Tiskom I nakladom A. Jakica, U Zagrebu [Zagreb] About this Item: Tiskom I nakladom A. Jakica, U Zagrebu [Zagreb], First Croatian edition.
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In contemporary half cloth. Panels covered with marbled paper. With 55 text illustrations. Page , and misnumbered. Scarce, first Croatian edition of Defoe's novel, Robinson Crusoe. Cover worn, bumped at corners. First flyleaf not present. With ownership inscriptions by different hands in pencil and ink.
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Inked out collection number on the front panel and the title page in crayon. A few pages fingermarked. Overall in good condition. More information about this seller Contact this seller 6. Published by Easton Press , Norwalk About this Item: Easton Press , Norwalk, Smyth sewn, interior vaunts moire end papers, acid-neutral paper won't yellow or become brittle over time and silk ribbon page marker.
Text is clean and unmarked. Three groups of small bumps to rear panel of "The Last of the Mohicans. Cluster of tiny white spots to rear panel of "Drums. Illustrated in color throughout. Complete set includes: 1.
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Original blue quarter morocco, titles to spine silver, blue buckram boards with Kauffer design in silver to front, edges untrimmed. Spine sunned, some light scuffing to ends and corners, sound and fresh within, a very good copy indeed. Frontispiece and 7 hand coloured illustrations by E.
The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe
McKnight Kauffer, using the pochoir process. First Kauffer edition, signed limited issue, number 30 of 35 copies signed by Kauffer, printed on T. Saunders mould-made paper, and bound in quarter morocco, aside from numbered copies unsigned on normal paper and bound in cloth. This deluxe signed issue is rare, with only two copies recorded at auction in the past 70 years.
Kauffer was born in the United States but settled in England in A good painter, Kauffer's real genius was in advertising art; he produced seminal posters for the London Transport Board and for the Great Western Railway, as well as book jackets and illustrations. More information about this seller Contact this seller 8. The limited issue of only 35 copies signed by Kauffer to the limitation page, this one unnumbered. Printed on T. Saunders mould-made paper, and bound in quarter morocco. There was also a trade edition of copies unsigned on normal paper and bound in cloth.
Original blue quarter morocco, titles to spine silver, blue buckram boards with Kauffer's design in silver to the front board, edges untrimmed. The morocco spine is slightly sunned and rubbed. Internally, apart from some offsetting to the endpapers, the book is clean and the binding remains tight. This deluxe signed issue is rare, with only two copies recorded at auction in the past 50 years.
Kauffer was born in the U. Kauffer's real genius was in advertising art; he produced seminal posters for the London Transport Board and for the Great Western Railway, as well as book jackets and illustrations. A very attractive production. More images available on request. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact. Signed by Illustrator s. Seller Inventory ABE More information about this seller Contact this seller 9.
Published by John Stockdale, London About this Item: John Stockdale, London, Condition: Near Fine. Thomas Stothard illustrator.