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Doctor Syntax in Paris, or A Tour in Search of the Grotesque, Combe, William (?)
1 Combe, William (?) Doctor Syntax in Paris, or A Tour in Search of the Grotesque
London W. Wright 1820 Hardback Very Good 
Patterned brown leather boards; a trifle marked; gilt titling + decoration still bright; raised bands on spine; binding tight. Red marbled top foredge. Red marbled pastedowns + endpapers; pp quite supple. Bookplate on front pastedown; owner's name on front endpaper. Colour frontispiece + 17 colour plates - hand-tinted colours quite vibrant.; 8vo (6" x 10"); 318 pages 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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John Heartfield 1891-1968. Photomontages., Heartfield, John
2 Heartfield, John John Heartfield 1891-1968. Photomontages.
London Arts Council of Great Britain 1969 paperback Very Good- 
Illustrated white + red card wrappers; a little marked; binding tight. B/w illustrations. Catalogue of exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, 6 October - 8 November 1969.; 4to (7" x 10"); 56 pages 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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3 Lahr, John (Signed by Barry Humphreys) Dame Edna Everage and the Rise of Western Civilisation - Backstage with Barry Humphries
London Bloomsbury 1991 0747510210 / 9780747510215 Hardcover Signed by Author
8vo (6" x 9 1/2") , 242pp. Vg++/vg++. Illustrated d/jkt, unclipped; very light wear. Dk green boards, clean and bright. ; b/w photos. ISBN 0747510210. First edition. A beautifully observed backstage account of Humphries' 1989 hit show at The Theatre Royal, in London's Drury Lane. Signed by Humphries (in silver felt) on the front of the d/jkt, and (in ink) on the title page.; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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A Satire of the Three Estates, Lindsay, Sir David
4 Lindsay, Sir David A Satire of the Three Estates
London Heinemann 1967 0435235400 / 9780435235406 Hardcover 
8vo, 171pp, hardcover, vg/vg+, dustjkt worn, bumped, 0435235400. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Lloyd George & Co, Low, David
5 Low, David Lloyd George & Co
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1921 Hardback Good+ 
Illustrated off-white boards; a little marked and worn, but very intact. Off-white cloth spine; binding intact. Brilliant and fascinating political cartoons by the great Low, covering the early post-WWI years while Lloyd George was still the British Prime Minister of the Wartime coalition government. Foreword by Arnold Bennett. ; Landscape 4to (11" x 8 1/2"); Unpaginated pages 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Hogarth's Graphic Works [2 Volumes] First Complete Edition, PAULSON, RONALD
6 PAULSON, RONALD Hogarth's Graphic Works [2 Volumes] First Complete Edition
Yale University Press 1965 First Edition Hardback Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Illustrated dust wrappers, cream boards, black lettering, binding tight, text and plates clean and bright throughout, vol i, dust jacket has two large tears along top of front cover and another on spine, small tears along bottom edge and back cover a bit grubby, vol ii, a bit worn and slightly water damaged along top and bottom edges of dust jacket, front and back covers a bit grubby, but otherwise in good condition. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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Swift's Irish Pamphlets  An Introductory Selection, Swift, Jonathan &  Joseph McMinn
7 Swift, Jonathan & Joseph McMinn Swift's Irish Pamphlets An Introductory Selection
Colin Smythe Ltd 1991 0861402979 / 9780861402977 Hardback Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
VG blue boards, gilt titling with colour illustrated d/jkt, unclipped; foreedge spotted; text unmarked and unread..; Ulster Editions & Monographs; 8.75"x5.75x0.75"; 188 pages 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Gaberbocchus Press : A collection of 43 items from the Gaberboccus Press, some signed, some publicity material and Christmas cards laid in, and the scarce novel written in collaboration with the German psychiatrist Karl Theodore Bluth, by Anna Kavan, Themerson, Stefan and other authors
8 Themerson, Stefan and other authors Gaberbocchus Press : A collection of 43 items from the Gaberboccus Press, some signed, some publicity material and Christmas cards laid in, and the scarce novel written in collaboration with the German psychiatrist Karl Theodore Bluth, by Anna Kavan
London Gaberbocchus Press Paperback/Hardback Very Good 
A collection of forty three items. All octavo, unless otherwise indicated. All Gaberbocchus Press, London unless otherwise indicated. All first editions, unless otherwise indicated. 1. Bluth, K.T. and A. Kavan. The Horse's Tale. Original grey cloth. 112 pp. 1949. Printed in Lubeck by Moll-Winter. Spine lettering faded but just legible. Age-darkening to leaves throughout, probably due to poor quality paper. No ownership names. Binding firm. Scarce. VG. 2. Jarry, Alfred. Ubu Roi. Drama in Five Acts … Followed by the Song of the Disembraining. Stiff pictorial card wraps. 192 pp. Third edition, 1966. Translated from the French and with a preface by Barbara Wright. Illustrations by Franciszka Themerson. First published in 1951. Spine creased and covers slightly edgeworn. Slight lean to spine. Printed on coloured paper. Photographic illustrations at rear. Good. 3. Manning, Hugo. This Room before Sunrise. Original grey cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. 62 pp. 1952. Slight darkening to dw spine. Internally clean. VG/VG. 4. Russell, Bertrand. The Good Citizen's Alphabet. Original red cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Unpaginated. 1953. With colour illustrations by Franciszka Themerson. Dw partially faded with tears & slight chipping to extremities. Slight fading to boards. Loosely laid in are some publication materials from the press. Internally clean. VG/Good. 5. Sisson, C.H. An Asiatic Romance. Original black cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. 144 pp. 1953. Clean copy. VG/VG. 6. Themerson, Stefan. Professor Mmaa's Lecture. Original black cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. With the original wrap-around banner. 254 pp. 1953. Inscribed by the author Stefan Themerson on the half-title and dated 1968. Preface by Bertrand Russell. Drawings and endpapers by Franciszka Themerson. Slight fading to dw spine. A fresh clean copy. VG/VG. 7. Themerson, Franciszka. The Way it Walks: A Book of Cartoons. Stiff pictorial card wraps. 30 pp. 1954. Black series no.3. Slight marks to covers. Illustrations throughout by Franciszks Themerson. VG. 8. Grabbe, Christian-Dietrich. Comedy, Satire, Irony and Deeper Meaning: A Play in 3 Acts.. Original black cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. 64 pp. 1955. With drawings and collages from contemporary papers by Dr. S. Willoughby. Dw partially faded, torn & edgeworn. Internally clean. VG/Good. 9. Barnard, Gwen. The Shapes of the River: The London Thames. Original grey cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Unpaginated. 1955. Text by Eugene Walter. Dw chipped, torn & edgeworn. Internally clean. Colour illustrations throughout by Gwen Barnard. VG/Good. 10. Queneau, Raymond. Exercises in Style. Original yellow cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. 199 pp. 1958. Translated and with a preface by Barbara Wright. Slight darkening to dw spine. VG/VG. 11. Themerson, Stefan. Kurt Schwitters in England: 1940-1948. Original pictorial laminated boards. Large 8vo. 64 pp. 1958. Illustrations. Printed on coloured papers. Slight marks to boards. VG. 12. Buchanan, George. Bodily Responses: Preceded by Other Poems and Followed by Footnotes. Original boards in pictorial dust wrapper. 47 pp. 1958. Illustrations. Some offsetting to endpapers, otherwise clean copy. VG/VG. 13. Laughlin, James. Confidential Report & other poems. Original yellow boards in printed dust wrapper. 40 pp. 1959. Clean copy. VG/VG. 14. Buchanan, George. Green Seacoast. Original green boards in pictorial dust wrapper. 127 pp. 1959. Slight fading to dw spine. Internally very clean. VG/VG. 15. Lang, Harold and Kenneth Tynan. The Quest for Corbett: Written for Radio. Stiff card wraps. 112 pp. 1960. Presentation by Franciszka Themerson. Spine lettering slightly faded. Illustrations. VG. 16. Buchanan, George.. Conversations with Strangers: Poems and Notes. Original boards with printed dust wrapper. 45 pp. 1961. Dw slightly marked. Internally very clean. VG/VG. 17. Blakeston, Oswell. The Night's Moves: A Thriller.. Stiff card wraps. 125 pp. 1961. Loosely laid in is a card with autograph note regarding publication of the book. Clean copy. VG. 18. Themerson, Stefan. Cardinal Pölätüo. Original black boards in pictorial dust wrapper. 184 pp. 1961. Slight edgewear to dw. Internally clean. Bright copy. VG. 19. Hausmann, Raoul and Kurt Schwitters. Pin and the story of Pin. Edited and introduced by Jasia Reichardt. Stiff card wraps. 56 pp. 1962. Designed by Anna Lovell. Text in English and French. Illustrations. Internally clean. Covers and spine slightly darkened. VG. 20. Themerson, Franciszka and Stefan Themerson. Semantic Divertissements. 4to. Pictorial stiff card wraps. 16 pp. 1962. Illustrations by Franciszka Themerson. Covers stained & marked. Internally clean. VG-. 21. Blakeston, Oswell. Fingers. Stiff card wraps. Unpaginated. 1964. Illustrations by Herbert Jones. VG. 22. Buchanan, George. Morning Papers. Original boards in printed dust wrapper. 152 pp. 1965. Dw slightly marked. Internally clean. VG/VG. 23. Themerson, Stefan. Bayamus and the Theatre of Semantic Poetry: a Novel. New and revised edition. Stiff card wraps. 111 pp. 1965. Clean copy. VG. 24. Fetherston, Patrick. Three Days After Blasphemies. Unpaginated. 1967. Stiff card wraps. 100 poems by the author. Slight rubbing to wraps. Four-page publisher's list loosely laid in. Internally clean. VG. 25. Themerson, Stefan. Wooff Wooff or Who Killed Richard Wagner? Stiff card wraps. 65 pp. Reprint published 1967. First published in 1951. Clean copy. VG. 26. Themerson, Stefan. Tom Harris. Original yellow boards with silver lettering to spine. 349 pp. 1967. Spine faded and boards stained & marked. Slight staining to fore-edge. Internally clean. Good+. 27. Themerson, Stefan. Special Branch: A Dialogue. Stiff card wraps. 96 pp. 1972. Internally clean. Loosely laid in is a Christmas card illustrated by Franciszka Themerson and signed by Stefan Themerson. VG. 28. Themerson, Stefan. Logic, Labels & Flesh. Stiff card wraps. 208 pp. 1974. Illustrations. Slight staining to covers. Internally clean. VG-. 29. Themerson, Stefan. On Semantic Poetry. Stiff card wraps. 128 pp. 1975. Inscribed by the author on the half-title. Illustrations by Franciszka Themerson. Slight staining to covers. VG-. 30. Themerson, Stefan. General Piesc, or the Case of the Forgotten Mission. 1976. Stiff card wraps. With the original wrap-around banner. 54 pp. Signed by the author on the half-title. VG. 31. Themerson, Francszka. The Way It Walks: A Book of Cartoons. 1988. Stiff card wraps. 25 pp. Gaberbocchus/Turret, Amsterdam. B&w illustrations by the author. First published in 1954. VG. 32. Themerson, Stefan. Collected Poems. Stiff card wraps. 171 pp. Gaberbocchus Press, Amsterdam. Reprint 1998. Illustrations by Franciszka Themerson. Clean copy. VG. 33. Thermerson, Franciszka and edited by Nicholas Wadley. The Drawings of Franciszka Thermerson. Gaberbocchus Press, Amsterdam. 104 pp. 1991. 4to. Stiff card wraps. VG. 34. Themerson, Stefan. The Urge to Create Visions. Gaberbocchus and De Harmonie, Amsterdam. 95 pp. 4to. Slight wear to covers. VG. Related Items: 35. Themerson, Franciszka. Forty Drawings for Friends: London 1940-1942. Original pictorial black cloth in plain off-white dust wrapper. 12mo. Unpaginated. Privately printed. London, 1943. Limited edition. This is copy no. 14 of an edition limited to 25 numbered copies. This copy presented to Jankel Adler. Black & white illustrations throughout. Scarce. VG. 36. Themerson, Stefan. Croquis dans les Tenebres. Hachette and The Continental Publishers & Distributors Ltd. London, 1944. 35 pp. Stiff card wraps. Limited edition. Published in an edition of 500 copies, this is one of 40 copies hors commerce. Full-page illustration by Franciszka Themerson. Text in French. VG. 37. Themerson, Stefan. The Lay Scripture, Or, a Draft for a Preface to a Textbook of Physics. Anthony Froshaug. London, 1947. Unpaginated. Stiff pictorial card wraps. Limited edition. This is copy no. 10 of an edition limited to 120 copies. Inscribed on the copyright page by the author: 'To Jankel [Adler] with love, Stefan T.' Colour frontis drawing by Franciszka Themerson. Loosely laid in are two typed carbon copy letters from Jankel Adler. Covers darkened at edges. Good. 38. Themerson, Stefan. Bayamus. Original black cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Editions Poetry London Ltd., London, 1949. 92 pp. First edition. Frontis and other drawings by Franciszka Themerson. Dw chipped & torn at spine and edges, with some loss. Internally clean. Published in wraps in 1965 by the Gaberbocchus Press, this is the true first edition in book form from 1949. VG/Good. 39. Themerson, Stefan. The Adventures of Peddy Bottom. Editions Poetry London Limited. London, 1950. 12mo. 112 pp. First edition. Pictorial boards. Cover design by Franciszka Themerson. Illustrations also by Franciszka Themerson. Slight age-darkening to board edges. Internally clean. Re-issued in 1954 by the Gaberbocchus Press, this is the true first edition from 1950. VG. 40. Themerson, Franciszka. Franciszka Themerson: Paintings, Drawings and Theatre Design. 7th December 1977 - 7th January 1978. Small 4to. 24 pp. Stiff pictorial card wraps. Gruenebaum Gallery. New York,. 1977. Wraps rubbed, worn & creased. Creasing to internal leaves. Black & white illustrations throughout. Fair to Good. 41. Themerson, Franciszka. Music.: A Suite of Drawings. Themerson Estate. Pictorial stiff card wraps. London, 1988. Unpaginated. Designed by Nick Wadley. B&w illustrations throughout. VG. 42. Themerson, Stefan. Kurt Schwitters on a Time Chart. 4to. Unpaginated. Printed stiff card wraps. Huis Clos. Oude Tonge, 1988. Text in English. Text in Dutch on opaque leaves in pocket at rear. Illustrations. Slight edgewear to wraps. VG. 43. Themerson, Franciszka and edited by Nick Wadley. Rysunki / Drawings. Unpaginated. Pictorial stiff card wraps. Gaberbocchus w Polsce. Chelm, 2007. Published to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Franciszka Themerson's birth on 28 June 2007. B&w illustrations throughout. VG; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 3500.00 GBP
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So Farewell Then... and Other Poems by E.J. Thribb (17) [signed copy], Thribb, E.J. (Barry Fantoni, ed)
9 Thribb, E.J. (Barry Fantoni, ed) So Farewell Then... and Other Poems by E.J. Thribb (17) [signed copy]
London Elm Tree Books 1978 0241899664 / 9780241899663 First Hardback Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued 
Signed on the title page by Richard Ingrams and Barry Fantoni. Red and white boards (no d/jkt, as issued); clean; binding tight. Satirical poetry by the legendary Thribb, of Private Eye magazine. Foreword by Richard Ingrams, Private Eye's then editor. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 56 pages 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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10 Waugh, Evelyn Scoop - A Novel about Journalists
London Chapman and Hall 1951 Hardback Very Good in Poor dust jacket 
Decorated d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film - jacket in very poor condition, only being held together by the film. Dk blue boards; generally bright; a trifle marked; gilt titling bright; binding tight. Foredges lightly spotted. The classic satire on Fleet Street: the character of Boot was said to have been modelled on the late Bill (Lord) Deedes, politician, journalist and sometime editor of the Daily Telegraph.; 8vo (5" x 7 1/2"); 241 pages 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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