Category: Non-fiction

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THE QUINTESSENCE OF IBSENISM.

THE QUINTESSENCE OF IBSENISM. Now completed to the Death of Ibsen.

Shaw, George Bernard

London: Constable and Company Limited. 1913

First edition thus. Publisher's light green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine clean and square copy, the contents without inscriptions or...

12340

£140.00

RUSKIN'S POLITICS

RUSKIN'S POLITICS

Shaw, George Bernard

London: The Ruskin Centenary Council 1921

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original paper covered boards with cloth spine titled in black and a printed paper label to the upper board. A better than very good...

12345

£25.00

THE SANITY OF ART

THE SANITY OF ART An Exposure of the Current Nonsense About Artists Being Degenerate.

Shaw, George Bernard

London: The New Age Press. 1908

First edition, first printing [cloth issue]. Publisher's paper covered boards with titles in black to the upper board and in gilt to the white cloth spine. An excellent near fine...

12346

£45.00

BERNARD SHAW AND KARL MARX

BERNARD SHAW AND KARL MARX

Shaw, George Bernard

New York: Random House. 1930

First edition. Publisher's green leatherette backed cloth boards with titles in gilt to the spine, in the original glassine dustwrapper and card slipcase. An excellent fine clean...

12349

£35.00

EVERYBODY'S POLITICAL WHAT'S WHAT

EVERYBODY'S POLITICAL WHAT'S WHAT

Shaw, George Bernard

London: Constable and Company. 1944

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A superb fine clean, square and tight copy, the contents without...

12350

£30.00

SHAW

SHAW

[Shaw, George Bernard]; C. E. M. Joad

London: Victor Gollancz. 1949

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with red titles to the spine. A fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps in the lightly rubbed and nicked...

12353

£25.00

PORTRAIT OF G. B. S.

PORTRAIT OF G. B. S. With an Introduction by Hesketh Pearson.

[Shaw, George Bernard]; Feliks Topolski; Hesketh Pearson

London: Eyre and Spottiswoode. 1946

First edition. Publisher's buckram with gilt titles within red borders to the upper board, in dustwrapper. A superb fine clean, square and tight copy, the contents without...

12352

£25.00

BERNARD SHAW. His Life and Personality

BERNARD SHAW. His Life and Personality

[Shaw, George Bernard]; Hesketh Pearson

London: Collins. 1942

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine clean, square and tight copy, the contents without...

12351

£35.00

DRAWN FROM LIFE

DRAWN FROM LIFE

Shepard, Ernest H.

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1961

First edition, first printing. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy with no inscriptions or stamps, the pages are clean and bright and the binding square and...

4515

£45.00

THE NINTH QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS 1715-1936

THE NINTH QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS 1715-1936

Sheppard, Major E. W.; foreword by Desmond J. E. Beale-Browne

Aldershot: Gale and Polden. 1939

First edition. Signed Presentation Copy. Subscriber's edition. Publisher's original dark blue cloth with Regimental crest blocked in gilt to the upper board and titles in gilt to...

13814

£225.00

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE 1820-1910

Smith, Cecil Woodham

London: Constable 1950

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Blue top-stain. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square,...

13094

£35.00

THE SAVOY ORPHEANS

THE SAVOY ORPHEANS

Somers, Debroy; Wilfred de Mornys; Savoy Hotel

London: Privately Printed at The Savoy. 1924

First edition, first printing. Limited edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's pink paper covered boards printed in cream and green over cream cloth spine. Illustrated...

14182

£375.00

MOUNTAINS AND OTHER GHOSTS

MOUNTAINS AND OTHER GHOSTS

Somers, Dermot

London: Diadem. 1990

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A near fine copy with previous owners ink name to the top left corner of the front pastedown...

5243

£12.00

NEW YORK FROM THE YARDS

NEW YORK FROM THE YARDS

Spaans, Peter; Text by Anneke Oele

Den Haag: CIP-Gegevens Koninklijke Bibliotheek. Self published. 1986

First edition. Limited to 150 copies, this one of 100 softcover. Original printed wrappers over card covers. 82pp. 48 black and white photographs and 8 screenprint illustrations....

11817

£195.00

FORWARD FROM LIBERALISM

FORWARD FROM LIBERALISM

Spender, Stephen

London: Victor Gollancz. Left Book Club Edition. 1937

First edition. Publisher's original orange cloth covers printed in black. A very good copy, the covers a little darkened and creased to the spine. The contents have a small ink...

13173

£20.00

A TOUR IN SUTHERLANDSHIRE, With Extracts From the Field-Books of A SPORTSMAN AND NATURALIST

A TOUR IN SUTHERLANDSHIRE, With Extracts From the Field-Books of A SPORTSMAN AND NATURALIST

St. John, Charles

London: John Murray. 1849

First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt tooling to the upper boards and spine. Tissue guarded frontispiece to each volume with 8 further full page...

8908

£75.00

THE CRIMEAN CAMPAIGN

THE CRIMEAN CAMPAIGN with "The Connaught Rangers" 1854-55-56

Steevens, Lieut. Col. Nathaniel

London: Griffith and Farran. 1878

First edition. Original red cloth with gilt and black titles to the upper board and spine. A very good copy, the cloth rubbed and a little frayed to the extremities. The contents...

9219

£475.00

THE WORKS

THE WORKS

Stevenson, Robert Louis

London: Various Publishers. 1892

Early editions (and some minor first editions). Thirty Three volumes beautifully bound in gilt tooled green half leather bindings by Hatchards for the Countess of Warwick's...

5487

£1,450.00

A LODGING FOR THE NIGHT

A LODGING FOR THE NIGHT

Stevenson, Robert Louis

London: Chatto & Windus. 1914

Beautifully bound in full red calf by Sangorski & Sutcliffe for the Los Angeles department store J. W. Robinson Company, and with both companies names stamped to the blank reverse...

9805

£150.00

ROMAN CATHOLIC METHODS OF BIRTH CONTROL

ROMAN CATHOLIC METHODS OF BIRTH CONTROL

Stopes, Marie Carmichael; with a preface by Rev. Percy Dearmer; notes by Hugh Walpole, Julian Huxley, Lady Acland, Sir W. Arbuthnot Lane

London: Peter Davies. 1933

First edition, first printing. Original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square with a little bleaching to the cloth. The...

11255

£40.00

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