|The Mosher Press||Book Samples|
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The Bibelot (1895-1915)
Cover #2: [250kb] Paper spine & front cover of yearly bound volume.
Cover #3: [291kb] Full blue library buckram found on some sets.
Cover #4: [298kb] Special publisher's binding of 3/4 red levant.
Cover #5: [139kb] Japan vellum cover on Japan vellum yearly volume.
Insert: [210kb] Sample of occasional pictorial insert in some monthly issues.
Title Page: [174kb] D. G. Rossetti's The Blessed Damozel.
Cover #2: [197kb] Fragments by Cave (volume 1), design by Birger Elwing.
Cover #3: [ 255kb] Robert Burns' Tam O'Shanter -- A Tale in Japanese "San ban" paper covers.
Cover #4: [173kb] Richard Le Gallienne's Thomas Bird Mosher -- An Appreciation.
Cover #5: [234kb] Edwin Bolles' Collectors and Collecting
Cover #6: [232kb] Carlyle Calendar -- Weekly Visits to the Sage of Chelsa
Cover #7: [349kb] Lloyd Mifflin's Ode to Gertrude on he Sixth Birthday
Title Page: [150kb] William Butler Yeats' The Land of Heart's Desire.
Title Page: [101kb] William Morris' The Tale of King Florus and the Fair Jehane.
Cover #2: [553kb] 1902 "The Mosher Books" with Charles Ricketts design from The Poems of Sir John Suckling (London: Vale Press, 1896).
Cover #3: [657kb] 1906: "The Mosher Books" with Charles Ricketts design from Silverpoints (London, Bodley Head, 1893).
Cover #4: [268kb] 1912: "The Mosher Books".
Cover #5: [248kb] "The Mosher Books" with Renaissance styled design.
Cover #6: [158kb] 1919: "The Mosher Books" with Frederick Goudy border design.
Title Page: [549kb] 1912: "The Mosher Books" with biographical, symbolic title page designed by e.a.c. (Elizabeth Alden Curtis).
Title Page: [190kb] Meredith's Modern Love.
Title Page: [190kb] George Meredith's Love in the Valley.
Title Page: [82kb] D. G. Rossetti's Hand and Soul.
Title Page: [166kb] Lizette Woodworth Reese's A Branch of May.
Title Page: [136kb] Lizette Woodworth Reese's A Branch of May.
Cover #2: [203kb] James Russell Lowell's The Present Crisis, red Toyogami paper wraps.
Cover #3: [kb] Robert Buchanan's The Story of David Gray, designer unknown.
Cover #4: [326kb] The Book of Ecclesiastes with Eragny Press design by Lucien Pissarro.
Cover #5: [215kb] From the Upanishads, designer unknown.
Cover #6: [263kb] Marcel Schwob's Mimes with design by Earl Stetson Crawford.
Cover #7: [175kb] Virgil's The Eclogues with design by Charles M. Jenckes.
Cover #8: [490kb] Robert Burns' The Jolly Beggars.
Cover #9: [293kb] Wicksteed, trans. Our Lady's Tumbler with Chiswick border design.
Cover #10: [269kb] Macleod's The House of Usna with Chiswick border and circular Celtic device.
Cover #11: [326kb] Keats' Odes, Sonnets & Lyrics with George Auriol design.
Cover #12: [330kb] Dougleas' Magic in Kensignton Gardens with Lucian Pissarro design.
Cover #13: [384kb] Poetical Works of Oscar Wilde with Wilde's plum blossum design.
Cover #14: [265kb] Fiona Macleod's Runes of Woman with Aubrey Beadsley design.
Cover #15: [346kb] Axel Munthe's For Those Who Love Music and other Vagaries.
Cover #16: [162kb] Bertrand Russell's A Free Man's Worship.
Title Page #1: [403kb] Memories of President Lincoln by Walt Whitman.
Title Page #2: [558kb] Hand & Soul by Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
Title Page #3: [286kb] The Blessed Damozel by Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
Title Page #4: [224kb] Sirenica by W. Compton Leith with an introduction by William Marion Reidy.
Title Page #5: [243kb] Poems by Francis Thompson.
Title Page #6: [164kb] Homeward Songs by the Way by A.E.
Title Page #7: [258kb] The Present Crisis by James Russel Lowell.
Title Page #8: [947kb] Title opening from Arnold's Empedocles on Etna using Kelmscott border.
Title Page: [177kb] Andrew Lang, trans. Aucassin & Nicolete.
Title Page: [176kb] D. G. Rossetti's Ballads & Sonnets (reproduced at 70%).
Title Page: [111kb] R.L. Stevenson's Father Damien.
Cover #2: [349kb] D.G. Rossetti, et. al, The Germ with Charles Ricketts design.
Cover #3: [349kb] Mary E. Coleridge's Fancy's Following with design by Isadore B. Paine.
Cover #4: [207kb] Symonds' Fragilia Labilia with design by Isadore B. Paine.
Cover #5: [309kb] Primavera with design by Isadore B. Paine.
Title Page #1: [142kb] Mary E. Coleridge's Fancy Following.
Title Page #2: [282kb] D. G. Rossette, et. al. The Germ with design by Edward B. Edwards.
Title Page #3: [142kb] A. C. Swinburne's The Heptalogia.
Sample Papers, One [529kb] and Two [338kb], some of which were used by the Mosher Press.
Title Page: [103kb] Wilde's The Sphinx.