Category: Gift Ideas

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EXPEDITION KON-TIKI

EXPEDITION KON-TIKI [The Kon-Tiki Expedition]

Heyerdahl, Thor

Stockholm: Forum. 1949

First Swedish edition. Inscribed by the author and members of the expedition. Presentation binding [for the publisher] of coarse beige and brown flecked cloth, with titles in gilt...

13673

£1,250.00

TWO WEEKS ONE SUMMER.

TWO WEEKS ONE SUMMER. With An Original Drawing.

Hirst, Damien

London: White Cube Gallery / Other Criteria. 2012

First edition, first printing. Signed and with an original drawing by Damien Hirst. Publisher's original green cloth with titles in dark blue, white and pink to the upper board...

12984

£2,250.00

23 LITHOGRAPHS 1978-1980

23 LITHOGRAPHS 1978-1980

Hockney, David

New York: Tyler Graphics. 1980

First edition. Publisher's cream card covers printed in red and black. 64pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. A fine copy.

12891

£25.00

THE MASTER PRINTER OF LOS ANGELES 1986

THE MASTER PRINTER OF LOS ANGELES 1986

Hockney, David

Original Artwork. 1986

Artist's original "homemade print" on laid paper. Titled "The Master Printer Of Los Angeles 1986" the drawing depicts and was produced using the artist's Canon NP-4835 copier....

14890

£2,750.00

TROLLVINTER

TROLLVINTER (English title: Moominland Winter).

Jansson, Tove

Helsinki: Holger Schildts Förlafg. 1957

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original colour illustrated paper-covered boards with red cloth spine titled in black. Illustrated by the author. Text in Swedish. A...

14244

£400.00

JANE AUSTEN.

JANE AUSTEN. A "Life".

Jenkins, Elizabeth

London: Victor Gollancz. 1939

Third impression of the September 1938 first edition. The publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine...

14874

£75.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS Reprinted from the original editions, with notes by Francis T. Palgrave

Keats, John

London: Macmillan and Co. 1929

Duodecimo. Beautiful contemporary Riviere and Son binding of full brown morocco, the upper and lower boards decorated and ruled in gilt. The spine with five raised bands,...

12331

£150.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS

Keats, John; edited with an introduction and textual notes by H. Buxton Forman, C.B.

London: Humphrey Milford 1914

Enlarged edition on India paper. Beautifully bound in brown morocco by Riviere and Son. Decorative panelled tooling to the upper and lower boards, three raised bands and titles in...

12910

£275.00

CONFESSIONS OF A POKER PLAYER

CONFESSIONS OF A POKER PLAYER

King, Jack (pseudonym of Allen Dowling)

New York: Ives Washburn Inc. 1940

First edition, first printing. Original green cloth with black card illustration to the upper board and titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the...

11491

£750.00

GO SET A WATCHMAN

GO SET A WATCHMAN

Lee, Harper

London: William Heinemann. 2015

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original tan leather, the upper cover with a large black illustration of a mocking bird on a branch, the titles blind-stamped to...

12125

£3,750.00

THE LAST BATTLE

THE LAST BATTLE

Lewis, C. S. (Illustrated by Pauline Baynes)

London: The Bodley Head. 1956

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine in dustwrapper. Illustrated with line drawings by Pauline Baynes. A near fine copy, the binding...

15549

£450.00

FROM STATION TO STATION.

FROM STATION TO STATION. Travels With David Bowie 1973-1976.

MacCormack, Geoff; David Bowie

Guildford: Genesis Publications. 2007

First edition. Deluxe issue. Signed by David Bowie and Geoff MacCormack. Publisher's original full Italian red leather binding, blind stamped titles to the upper panel, all edges...

14731

£2,750.00

A BOOK OF CATS

A BOOK OF CATS

McKee, David illustrates; Spike Milligan; Ursula Moray Williams; Richard Hughes; Margaret Mayo; Eleanor Farjeon; Ted Hughes; T. S. Eliot; Gladys Williams; John Symonds; Edward Lear; compiled by Rosemary Debnam

Kingswood: Kaye and Ward. 1983

first edition, first printing. Signed by David McKee and with a double page original illustration. Publisher's original pictorial boards, without dustwrapper as issued....

13250

£75.00

THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

Milne, A. A.; illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard

London: Methuen and Co. Ltd. 1928

First edition, first printing. Original salmon pink cloth with titles and illustrations in gilt to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Top edge gilt. A lovely fine copy,...

14494

£1,400.00

THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

THE HOUSE AT POOH CORNER

Milne, A. A.; illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard

London: Methuen and Co. Ltd. 1928

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original salmon pink cloth with gilt illustration to the upper board and titles in gilt to the spine. Top edge gilt. Illustrated with...

15532

£150.00

A GALLERY OF CHILDREN

A GALLERY OF CHILDREN

Milne, A. A.; illustrated by H. Willebeek Le Mair

London: Stanley Paul and Co. 1925

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original light blue cloth with pictorial onlay and gilt titles to the upper board and titles in gilt to the spine. 12 beautiful full...

13768

£100.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON With Translations of the Italian, Latin and Greek Poems from the Columbia University Edition, and a Reader's Guide by E. Skeat.

Milton, John; edited after the original texts by H. C. Beeching

London: Oxford University Press. 1938

First edition thus. Beautifully bound by Rivière and Son in full blue morocco with decorative tooling and five raised bands to the spine. Gilt titles, borders and inner dentelles....

11052

£225.00

THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

Moore, Clement C.; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

London: George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd. 1931

First edition with these illustrations. Deluxe issue, signed by the artist. Publisher's full limp vellum with titles in gilt to the upper cover. Illustrated with a colour...

15506

£2,000.00

LOUIS WAIN'S CATS

LOUIS WAIN'S CATS

Parkin, Michael

London: Thames and Hudson. 1983

First edition. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With 62 illustrations of Louis Wain original paintings and drawings, of which 32 are...

13645

£25.00

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

Rackham, Arthur illustrates J. M. Barrie

London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1906

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original vellum with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. Top edges gilt. With 50 tipped in colour...

11622

£5,000.00

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