Michael Neal's Books

I am a compulsive re-reader, then book-borrower, collector, bibliophile, bibliomaniac, bibliohysteric and now accumulator…

Julius Rosenbaum “The Plague of Lust”

Julius Rosenbaum The Plague of Lust Being a History of Venereal Disease in Classical Antiquity. Translated from the Sixth (unabridged) German Edition by an Oxford M.A. 2 vols. Paris, Charles … Continue reading

November 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Anonymous – The Old Man Young Again

Anonymous The Old Man Young Again Or Age-Rejuvenescence in the Power of Concupiscence. Literally translated from the Arabic by an English Bohemian. Paris, Charles Carrington, 1898. Roy.8vo, plain red / … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Anon “The Old Man Young Again”

RARE Paris Publication Paris, Charles Carrington, 1898. Roy. 8vo, plain red wrappers Originally published in a limited edition, this copy out of series $ 100

January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Oscar Wilde “The Trial of Oscar Wilde From the shorthand reports”

Paris, Privately Printed (Charles Carrington), 1906 Roy.8vo original black wrappers with a label One of 500 copies on Handmade Paper, this is n° 201 Containes “De profundis” A criticism by … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Anatole France “The well of Santa Clara”

Illustrated by Martin Van Maele Paris, Charles Carrington, 1903 Demy 8vo. Original wrappers printed in black and green. Text in green frame throughout. One of 500 copies. This one out-of-series. … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Oscar Wilde “Intentions” Tr Hugues Rebell & Charles Grolleau

Paris, Librairie des bibliophiles parisiens/Charles Carrington Demy 8vo. Original wrappers printed in black and red. Portrait of Oscar Wilde. Printed at the Sainte Catherine Press 30$

September 27, 2012 · Leave a comment