Lot 241 of 338:
33 Miniature books from the Hillside Press  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Thirty-three miniature books from the Hillside Press
Author:
Place:
Franklin, NH; Tilton, NH
Publisher:
Hillside Press
Date:
1961-1972
Description:

The first 31 titles published by the press of Frank and Eleanor Irwin.

Includes:

  • Irwin, Frank. Whirligig Id. 1 of 350 copies. (2 copies, one in wrappers, one in cloth backed boards). 1961.
  • Irwin, Frank. Japanese Fairy Tales. 1 of 350 copies. 1962.
  • Cox, Palmer. The Brownies. 1 of 375 copies. 1962.
  • Irwin, Frank. Blocksberg Tryst. 1 of 310 copies. 1963.
  • Grimm's Fairy Tales. 1 of 350 copies. 1963.
  • Diary of John Dee. 1 of 325 copies. 1963.
  • Andersen, H.C. The Nightingale. 1 of 350 copies. Leather. 1964.
  • Hearn, Lafcadio. Sketches of New Orleans. 1 of 350 copies. 1964.
  • Irwin, Frank. The Centuries of Nostradamus. With dj. 1 of 375 copies. 1964.
  • Blake, William. Prose and Prophecy. 1 of 375 copies. 1964.
  • Thoreau, H.D. Soundings. 1 of 375 copies. 1964.
  • Kieser, Paul. Our Martyred Presidents. 1 of 500 copies. 1965.
  • Bewick's Select Fables. With dj. 1 of 375 copies. 1965.
  • Holbien's Dance of Death. 1 of 375 copies. 1965.
  • Shakespeare, W. Falstaff and His Companions. 1 of 375 copies. 1966.
  • Combs, Tram. briefs. 1 of 425 copies. 1966.
  • Irwin, Frank. The Hillside Press Illustrated Miniatures, 1961-1966. Wrappers. 1966.
  • Irwin, Frank. Nursery Rhymes. 1 of 375 copies. 1967.
  • Andersen, H.C. The Bell. 1 of 210 copies. (2 copies, one in black cloth, one in gilt leather by Bela Blau). 1967.
  • The Famous History of Tom Thumb. 1 of 250 copies. Black leather. 1968.
  • Wedding of the Foxes. 1 of 250 copies. 1968.
  • Irwin, Frank. Sound Track. 1 of 350 copies. 1969.
  • Cinderella. 1 of 250 copies. 1969.
  • Aubrey, John. Miscellanies. 1 of 250 copies. 1969.
  • Cowper, W. Diverting History of John Gilpin. 1 of 250 copies. Red leather. 1970.
  • Florian's Fables. 1 of 250 copies. 1970.
  • Cox, Palmer. Adventures of the Brownies. 1 of 250 copies. 1970.
  • Irwin, Frank. Bibliography of the Hillside Press. 1 of 350 copies. 1971.
  • Irwin, Frank. Chinese Poems. 1 of 250 copies. 1971.
  • Irwin, Frank. Herbal Woodcuts and Legends. 1 of 250 copies. 1971.
  • Herford, Oliver. Miser Elf. 1 of 250 copies. 1972.

33 volumes, including variant issues of 2 titles. More than half still in the packaging as received from the publisher.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Fine.
 
Item number:
282479
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