Norman Lindsay & Family

  • # 18736

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969) and LINDSAY, Jack (1900-1990)

    A homage to Sappho. (Norman Lindsay’s copy)

    Made by Norman and Jack Lindsay. London : The Fanfrolico Press, 1928. Quarto, vellum over bevelled boards (lightly foxed and flecked), title and Lindsay decoration in gold, all edges gilt, 64 pp, illustrated with fifteen original etchings by Norman Lindsay, a very good copy. Limited to 70 signed copies, this copy out of series, inscribed …

  • # 18506

    DICKENS, Charles; LINDSAY, Norman

    Great expectations

    With forty-six illustrations by Norman Lindsay. Sydney : The Shepherd Press, 1947. Large octavo, gilt-lettered cloth in illustrated dust jacket (a few chips and creases), pp. 520, Norman Lindsay illustrations, a number of which are pasted in.

  • # 18404


    [NORMAN LINDSAY]. Health Reader with chapters on elementary school hygiene

    Illustrated by Norman Lindsay. Christchurch : Whitcombe and Tombs, n.d. [c. 1908]. Octavo, lettered cloth (a little marked), 139 pp. with numerous illustrations by Norman Lindsay. Very scarce and early Lindsayana.

  • # 14471

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    The Magic Pudding

    : being the adventures of Bunyip Bluegum and his friends Bill Barnacle & Sam Sawnoff. Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1918. Quarto, quarter cloth over papered boards (small water stain along bottom 2 cm of lower board, touching last couple of pages), lettered in gilt on the spine, in fine original illustrated dust jacket (small …

  • # 18186

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    The Magic Pudding : the adventures of Bunyip Bluegum

    Sydney : Angus & Robertson, [1935]. [Fourth edition]. Quarto, printed blue papered boards, original pictorial dustjacket (creased and chipped, old tape repairs verso), edges and preliminaries foxed, [167] pp, illustrated in black and white, colour frontispiece. Muir 4266

  • # 18185

    [LINDSAY, Norman]

    Vision : a literary quarterly

    Edited by Frank C. Johnson, Jack Lindsay & Kenneth Slessor. Sydney: The Vision Press, 1923-24. Four volumes (all that were published), quarto, illustrated wrappers by Norman Lindsay, illustrated throughout with vignettes by Lindsay, occasional foxing, the binding in volume two weakened. An important Australian literary magazine which saw the poems of a number of locally important …

  • # 18175

    SLESSOR, Kenneth; LINDSAY, Norman (illustrator)

    [NORMAN LINDSAY] Earth visitors : poems by Kenneth Slessor

    London : Fanfrolico Press, 1926. Limited edition of 425 copies. Quarto, original gilt decorated papered boards and spine (lightly marked), Norman Lindsay designed bookplate for Margaret Coen to front paste-down, pp [1-8], 9-75, uncut lower and fore-edge, ‘three collotype reproductions of woodcuts by Norman Lindsay, and two copperplate engravings made from designs by the same …

  • # 18184

    PARKER, Eric

    Oddities of natural history (presented to Margaret Coen by Norman Lindsay)

    London : Seeley, Service & Co., Octavo, cloth (marked and sunned), pp. 228, photographic plates. Inscribed on the front free endpaper ‘To Margaret 4-4-44 Norman’. From the library of Margaret Coen.

  • # 18403

    [LINDSAY]. STEWART, Douglas

    Shipwreck. A poetic Drama.

    With 23 black and white drawings and 5 colour plates by Norman Lindsay. Sydney: The Shepherd Press, 1948. Quarto, gilt-lettered imitation leather, original glassine wrapper, Lindsay illustrations throughout. The deluxe edition, limited to 100 copies, signed by Stewart and Lindsay. An excellent copy.

  • # 17450

    LINDSAY, Norman

    Norman Lindsay water colour book (deluxe edition)

    Eighteen reproductions in colour from original watercolours with an appreciation of the medium by Norman Lindsay and a biographical survey of the artist’s life and work by Godfrey Blunden. Sydney : The Springwood Press, 1939. Quarto, embossed silk-bound boards (a pale waterstain to upper board, light discolouration to lower board from contact with a box), …

  • # 18351

    LINDSAY, Norman

    Petronius. A Revised Latin Text of the Satyricon.

    with the Earliest English Translation (1694), now first reprinted with an Introduction, together with one hundred illustrations by Norman Lindsay.  London : privately printed by Ralph Straus, 1910. Quarto, later full vellum, ruled in gilt, contrasting morocco title label to spine, card slipcase (sunned), top edge gilt, other edges uncut, 303 pp, one hundred black …

  • # 18342

    [LINDSAY, Norman].

    Norman Lindsay. Paintings in oil.

    Fourteen reproductions in colour from original oil paintings, and 16 half-tone plates reproduced in black and white; with essays by Douglas Stewart and Norman Lindsay. Sydney: The Shepherd Press, 1945. Quarto, gilt-decorated boards (bottom edge a little rubbed) in dustjacket (a couple of short edge tears and creases, but very good), numerous colour and black …

  • # 18326

    LINDSAY, Jack; ELLIS, Lionel (illustrator)

    [FANFROLICO PRESS] Theocritus (with prospectus)

    : the complete poems translated by Jack Lindsay with wood cuts by Lionel Ellis and an introduction by Edward Hutton. London : The Fanfrolico Press, [1929]. Edition limited to 500 numbered copies (this is copy no. 325). Small quarto, full green-stained vellum sunning to top and fore-edges of upper board and spine), upper board with illustration …

  • # 18325


    The complete works of Gaius Petronius

    Done into English by Jack Lindsay with one hundred illustrations by Norman Lindsay. Comprising the Satyricon and Poems. London : Fanfrolico Press, [1927]. Quarto, half-vellum stained red over marbled boards (light wear, spine sunned), top edge gilt, others uncut, a very good copy with 100 Lindsay illustrations. Limited to 650 copies, this copy out of …

  • # 18317

    [SKELTON, John; BINDER, Pearl]

    [FANFROLICO PRESS] The tunning of Elynour Rumming (prospectus)

    1928. Single sheet folded into 4 pp quarto (274 x 188 mm), pp 1 [title]; [2-3], specimens (text from pages 9 and 10, colour illustrations from page [13]); lacking subscription form; some light marks to the front lower left margin; mild creasing lower right corners and upper edge. Arnold P25.

  • # 18316

    LINDSAY, Norman (1879-1969)

    Two letters by Norman Lindsay

    to Francis and Betty Crosslé : here printed for members of the Christopher Brennan Society. [Sydney] : The Christopher Brennan Society, 1980. Octavo, paper wrappers, stringbound, title label, pp. [24], unopened and uncut, a fine copy. Limited to 75 copies signed by Richard Pennington, the printer. Hand printed in France.