Recent arrivals and highlights

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Listed below are some of our recent arrivals and featured books. Check back regularly for updates.

If you do not see what you are looking for, please inquire: gerald@gwcbooks.com

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“Œnological Instruments of Precision,” from the firm of Dujardin-Salleron, c. 1902-1934

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An annotated copy of the first textbook on differential calculus, with a dozen pages of annotations and corrections by a skilled mathematician, written in a neat legible hand.

Hoym 1550

The only complete surviving Latin Novel; bound in the arms of the renowned bibliophile the Count d’Hoym

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A controversial pamphlet by Voltaire's first biographer in contemporary cartonnage.

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This nearly comprehensive collection of works by an internationally recognized, provocative social commentator and contemporary humorist speaks to the place of artistic expression and the importance of the freedom of the press in contemporary society.

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Melencholia II, III, IV (2021)

Authors:

Didier Mutel Nicolas Bardey

Book Artist:

Atelier Didier Mutel

Melencholia II, III, IV (2021) by Didier Mutel and Nicolas Bardey, is a collaborative response to Melencholia I (1514), a copperplate engraving by the German artist Albrecht Dürer, which they present here in a series that combines engraving and serigraphy.

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This nearly comprehensive collection of works by an internationally recognized, provocative social commentator and contemporary humorist speaks to the place of artistic expression and the importance of the freedom of the press in contemporary society.

Dis Manibus slipcase

Edition of 13 signed & numbered copies. 28 x 37 cm (slipcase); 25 x 36 cm (book). 26 leaves. Begun in Rome (Italy), 2018; Helsinki (Finland); and Weimar (Germany), completed November 2020.

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Rhythmus le Rouge

Authors:

Marcel Moreau Tatjana Bergelt

Book Artist:

Tatjana Bergelt

Lithography printed on Japanese paper: a collaboration between Tatjana Bergelt and Belgian writer Marcel Moreau.

Petrarch in paste paper binding

Rime di mess. Francesco Petrarca

Author:

Francesco Petrarch

Petrarch’s Masterpiece in a charming paste-paper binding