Category: Literature

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MORE TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED

MORE TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED

Dahl, Roald

London: Michael Joseph. 1980

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine clean and square copy....

11799

£1,200.00

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY; JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH; CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY; JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH; CHARLIE AND THE GREAT GLASS ELEVATOR. A Play Adapted By Richard R. George. With an introduction by Roald Dahl.

Dahl, Roald; adapted by Richard R. George

London: George Allen and Unwin. 1976

First editions. Three volumes. Original cloth in dustwrappers. Excellent near fine copies, the bindings square with a little bumping at the extremities, the contents toned...

13002

£240.00

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

Dahl, Roald; illustrated by Faith Jacques

London: George Allen and Unwin. 1975

First UK edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's laminated pictorial boards. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and sharp with only light...

12554

£5,500.00

MATILDA

MATILDA

Dahl, Roald; illustrated by Quentin Blake

London: Jonathan Cape. 1988

First edition, first printing. Signed by Roald Dahl. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with black ink and wash drawings by...

14442

£3,750.00

MATILDA

MATILDA "Draft Four" of the Script for the 1996 film staring Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson and Rhea Perlman.

Dahl, Roald; Nicholas Kazan; Robin Swicord

Culver City, CA: TriStar Pictures. 1995

An original fourth draft script for the 1996 film, the screenplay written by Nicholas Karzan and Robin Swicord based on the novel by Roald Dahl. Blue paper covers with title...

12803

£650.00

THE MATSU DOSSIER

THE MATSU DOSSIER

Dainton, Willie

London: Nicholson and Watson. 1948

First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy with bright, clean and square boards. The contents are entirely complete with no loose or torn...

3856

£25.00

HADES! THE LADIES!

HADES! THE LADIES! Being Extracts From the Diary of a Draper Charles Cavers, Esquire Late of Bond Street London, West. Foreword by Sacheverell Smith.

Darling, William Young

London: Gurney and Jackson. 1933

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original red cloth with blue paper label to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy in the near fine lightly rubbed...

10342

£75.00

LOVE POEMS

LOVE POEMS

Davies, W. H.

London: Jonathan Cape. 1935

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with silver titles to the upper board and spine, in the Elizabeth Montgomery decorated dustwrapper. A lovely fine...

13885

£25.00

THE LAUGHING WOMAN.

THE LAUGHING WOMAN. A Play.

Daviot, Gordon; [Josephine Tey]; pseudonym of Elizabeth Mackintosh

London: Victor Gollancz. 1934

First edition, first printing. Hardcover issue. The publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with black titles on a red paper label to the spine, in dustwrapper. An...

14732

£125.00

THE TROUBLESOME OFFSPRING OF CARDINAL GUZMAN

THE TROUBLESOME OFFSPRING OF CARDINAL GUZMAN

de Bernieres, Louis

London: Secker and Warburg. 1992

First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A lovely fine unread copy with no inscriptions or stamps and the binding square and tight. Complete with original...

5470

£60.00

THE TROUBLESOME OFFSPRING OF CARDINAL GUZMAN

THE TROUBLESOME OFFSPRING OF CARDINAL GUZMAN

de Bernieres, Louis

London: Secker and Warburg. 1992

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine square and tight copy, the contents without inscriptions or...

12421

£65.00

MEMOIRS OF A CAVALIER: or a Military Journal of the wars in Germany, and the Wars in England; from the year 1632, to the Year 1648.

MEMOIRS OF A CAVALIER: or a Military Journal of the wars in Germany, and the Wars in England; from the year 1632, to the Year 1648.

Defoe, Daniel

London: A. Bell, J. Osborn, W. Taylor and T. Warner. 1720

Written Threescore year ago by an English Gentleman who served first in the Army of Gustavus Adolphus, the glorious King of Sweden, till his Death; and after that, in the Royal...

7155

£575.00

ONLY WHEN I LAUGH

ONLY WHEN I LAUGH

Deighton, Len

New York: The Mysterious Press. 1987

First American edition. Signed limited edition. Publisher's green cloth with titles in gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents...

14853

£50.00

AIRSHIPWRECK

AIRSHIPWRECK Complete With All Six Promotional Postcards and the Record.

Deighton, Len; Arnold Schwartzman

London: Jonathan Cape. 1978

First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth with silver titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated throughout. An excellent very near fine copy,...

14851

£475.00

MARDI GRAS IN NEW ORLEANS:

MARDI GRAS IN NEW ORLEANS: A Photographic Essay. Foreword by David Mynders Symthe.

Demoruelle, Mickey

Privately Printed: Self-published. 1970

First edition, first printing. Original photo-illustrated stapled wrappers. An excellent near fine copy with only light rubbing to the binding extremities. Clean and bright...

10740

£1,800.00

SENTENCE DEFERRED

SENTENCE DEFERRED

Derleth, August

London: William Heinemann. 1939

First UK edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine clean copy, the contents without inscriptions or stamps....

12054

£165.00

HOURS OF GLADNESS

HOURS OF GLADNESS

Detmold, Edward J. illustrates; Maurice Maeterlinck; translated by A. Teixeira De Mattos

London: George Allen & Co. Ltd. 1912

First edition with these illustrations. Publisher's illustrated white cloth, with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. 20 beautiful tipped in colour plates...

12565

£600.00

THE WENCH IS DEAD

THE WENCH IS DEAD

Dexter, Colin

London: Macmillan. 1989

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and...

14786

£75.00

THE DAUGHTERS OF CAIN

THE DAUGHTERS OF CAIN

Dexter, Colin

London: Macmillan. 1994

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and...

14787

£45.00

THE REMORSEFUL DAY

THE REMORSEFUL DAY

Dexter, Colin

London: Macmillan. 1999

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and...

14789

£40.00

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