Category: Literature

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CHATTERTON

CHATTERTON

Ackroyd, Peter

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1987

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A near fine copy (pages slightly browned) in a near fine unfaded dustwrapper. Not...

3890

£15.00

ENGLISH MUSIC

ENGLISH MUSIC

Ackroyd, Peter

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1992

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original black boards with white titles to spine in dustwrapper. A fine clean, square and tight copy without previous...

12460

£25.00

WATERSHIP DOWN

WATERSHIP DOWN

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

London: The Paradine Press. 1976

First edition thus. With a new foreword by the author. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the illustrator. Publisher-commissioned Sangorski and Sutcliffe...

10800

£3,000.00

WATERSHIP DOWN.

WATERSHIP DOWN. Signed Deluxe Edition with an Original Watercolour by John Lawrence.

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

London: The Paradine Press. 1976

Deluxe issue of the first illustrated edition. With a new foreword by the author published here for the first time. Signed by the author and with an original watercolour by the...

13669

£3,450.00

WATERSHIP DOWN

WATERSHIP DOWN

Adams, Richard; illustrated by John Lawrence

London : Penguin Books and Kestrel Books 1976

First illustrated edition, first printing. Publisher's beige paper covered boards and brown cloth spine, in dustwrapper and slipcase. Illustrated in colour and black and white...

13670

£175.00

PURPLE HIBISCUS

PURPLE HIBISCUS

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

New York: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. 2003

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original beige and purple boards, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, a little bumped to the spine tips,...

8135

£350.00

MEAULNES: THE LOST DOMAIN (LE GRAND MEAULNES)

MEAULNES: THE LOST DOMAIN (LE GRAND MEAULNES)

Alain-Fournier; translated by Sandra Morris

London: Blackie. 1966

First edition thus. Original blue flecked cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine square copy, lightly bumped at the extremities, the contents...

12139

£25.00

LITTLE MEN Life At Plumfield With Jo's Boys.

LITTLE MEN Life At Plumfield With Jo's Boys. Film Tie-In.

Alcott, L. M.

London: Sampson Low. 1941

First edition thus. Publisher's original blue cloth with black titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. In the original dustwrapper. With 7 full page film stills and...

8516

£75.00

EARTHWORKS.

EARTHWORKS. A Science Fiction Novel.

Aldiss, Brian W. [Edmund Crispin]

London: Faber and Faber 1965

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the...

12817

£200.00

STRAND MAGAZINE.

STRAND MAGAZINE. October 1938.

Allingham, Margery; Hugh Walpole; Roland Pertwee; Dale Collins; F. Tennyson Jesse and Laurence Kirk; Arthur Tuckerman and others

London: George Newnes. 1938

Publisher's original pictorial card covers. A near very good copy, the covers a little spotted, nicked and creased, the red spine remains complete and holds firm. Illustrated by...

11479

£25.00

THE ARMY OF THE SHADOWS AND OTHER STORIES

THE ARMY OF THE SHADOWS AND OTHER STORIES

Ambler, Eric

Helsinki: Eurographica. 1986

First edition thus. Signed by the author. Original publisher's card covers in dustwrapper. Printed by Tipografia Nobili on special Michelangelo paper made at the Magnani Paper...

7012

£65.00

UNCOMMON DANGER

UNCOMMON DANGER

Ambler, Eric

London: Fontana / Collins. 1977

First Fontana Books edition. Inscribed by the author. Original publisher's card covers pictorial card covers. A near fine copy, a little creased to the spine tips.

7018

£40.00

THE NIGHT-COMERS

THE NIGHT-COMERS

Ambler, Eric

London: Fontana / Collins. 1977

Reprint of the first Fontana Books edition. Inscribed by the author. Original publisher's card covers pictorial card covers. A near fine copy.

7019

£30.00

A KIND OF ANGER

A KIND OF ANGER

Ambler, Eric

London: Fontana / Collins. 1976

Reprint of the first Fontana Books edition. Inscribed by the author. Original publisher's card covers pictorial card covers. A near fine copy.

7020

£30.00

DEAD BABIES

DEAD BABIES

Amis, Martin

London: Jonathan Cape. 1975

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Top edge stained red. A superb fine clean, square and tight copy, the contents...

12395

£275.00

OTHER PEOPLE:

OTHER PEOPLE: A Mystery Story

Amis, Martin

London: Jonathan Cape. 1981

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Blue top-stain. An excellent fine, square and tight copy, the contents without...

12402

£40.00

THE RACHEL PAPERS

THE RACHEL PAPERS

Amis, Martin

London: Jonathan Cape. 1973

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Red topstain. A good or better copy, the binding firm and square, the contents...

13639

£90.00

THE SHOES OF FORTUNE AND OTHER TALES

THE SHOES OF FORTUNE AND OTHER TALES Includes: The Fir Tree, The Snow Queen (in seven stories), The Shepherdess and the Chimney-Sweep, The Elfin Mound, The Leap-Frog, The Elder-Bush, The Red Shoes, The Bell, Holger Danske and The Emperor Frederic Barbarossa.

Andersen, Hans Christian

London: Chapman and Hall.

First english edition. Translated by Charles Boner. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine. All edges gilt. A stunning fine copy showing only the lightest...

7866

£1,850.00

FAMOUS PLAYS OF 1934.

FAMOUS PLAYS OF 1934. Touch Wood; Men In White; The Maitlands; Queen Of Scots; Old Folks At Home; Family Affairs.

Anthony, C. L.; Sidney Kingsley; Ronald MacKenzie; Gordon Daviot; H. M. Harwood; Gertrude Jennings

London: Victor Gollancz. 1934

First edition. Beautifully bound in full black morocco with gilt tooling and titles to all panels and the spine. Page edges and endpapers marbled. 688pp. A fine copy, the binding...

13550

£185.00

THE DOUBLE MAN

THE DOUBLE MAN

Auden, W. H.

New York: Random House. 1941

First edition, first printing, preceding the UK edition published later in the same year as 'New Year Letter'. Signed by the author to the title page. Original rust coloured cloth...

11582

£750.00

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