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San Francisco: Victorian alliance, 1976. 74p., 4x8.5 inches, introduction, illustrated with sketches and maps, very good in saddle-stapled blue pictorial wraps. Sketches of Landmark Victorian buildings by varoius artists accompanied by brief descritions, histories and maps. Includes a dictionary of major architectural styles in Victorian San Francisco.
London and New York: The Erotica Biblion Society, 1899 [actually an undated reprint]. Paperback. 138p., sewn textblock in 6.2x5 inch plain wraps with printed dj, untrimmed, a bit rumpled with several tiny dog ears; textblock threads have parted at pp.114/5 and the entire textblock is slack and at risk. An.....
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1968. Hardcover. xiv, 309p. + 16p. photographs, introduction, bibliography, index, very good first US edition in yellow decorated cloth and slightly edgeworn unclipped dj. Discussion of sexual themes, particularly homosexual ones, in Symonds, Wilde, Swinburne and others.
London: the council, 1951. Pamphlet. 36p. + 16 plates on coated stock, 9x7 inch pamphlet stapled into color wraps. The matte cover is a bit toned, as is the text on unglazed stock (but less so), plates indifferently reproduced (though well-chosen), a good clean copy. James' foreword calls this "largest.....
San Francisco: San Franisco Victoriana, Inc., Spring 1983. Unpaginated, 8.5x11 inches, wraps; illustrated catalog for wood and plaster moldings, embossed wallcoverings and other materials used for restoring Victorian-era houses. Also included is a folder of earlier advertisements from the same company for other restoration materials, a reading list on SF.....
New York: Watson-Guptill Pub. 2002. Hardcover. 288p., 9.75x12 inches, forewords, catalogue, bibliography, lenders and credits, index, profusely illustrated with color reproductions of the exhibition's artworks, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj, wraparound title ribbon.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1973. Hardcover. 182p., numerous b&w period illustrations of tools and exemplar imagery; red boards gilt in glossy dust jacket, 8.5x5.5 inches. Corners are slightly turned, spine panel of dj a little sunned, a very good copy with no internal markings whatsoever. A remarkable compendium of.....