Category: Non-fiction

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WHEN THE GOING WAS GOOD

WHEN THE GOING WAS GOOD

Waugh, Evelyn

London: Duckworth. 1946

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and...

11982

£1,950.00

A LITTLE LEARNING.

A LITTLE LEARNING. The First Volume of an Autobiography

Waugh, Evelyn

London: Chapman and Hall. 1964

First edition, first printing. Original grey cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine square copy, the contents without inscriptions or...

11997

£25.00

HISTORY OF THE 12th (THE SUFFOLK) REGIMENT 1685-1913

HISTORY OF THE 12th (THE SUFFOLK) REGIMENT 1685-1913

Webb, Lieut.-Colonel E. A. H.

London: Spottiswoode & Co. Ltd. 1914

First edition. Publisher's original half burgundy morocco gilt with the Regimental crest blocked in gilt to centre of spine and upper cover, titles in gilt to the spine. Top edge...

13813

£65.00

O RIO DE JANEIRO.

O RIO DE JANEIRO. A Photographic Journal

Weber, Bruce

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1986

First edition. Publisher's pictorial card covers. Text in English and Portuguese. Drawings by Richard Giglio. Designed by Sam Shahid, Rise Daniels and Donald Sterzin....

11819

£350.00

THE CELLAR KEY

THE CELLAR KEY

Welby, T. Earle; [Wine]

London: Victor Gollancz. 1933

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with green titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square...

14735

£65.00

RUSSIA IN THE SHADOWS

RUSSIA IN THE SHADOWS

Wells, H. G.

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1920

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with black titles to the upper board and spine. An excellent near fine copy, the binding clean, square and tight with just a...

12270

£35.00

THIS MISERY OF BOOTS

THIS MISERY OF BOOTS Reprinted with alterations from the Independent Review, December 1905.

Wells, H. G.

London: The Fabian Society. 1907

First edition in book form. Publishers card with pictorial label to the upper cover. An excellent near fine copy, the extremities of the covers just a little rubbed and nicked,...

12302

£38.00

FOUNDATIONS OF GLASGOW.

FOUNDATIONS OF GLASGOW. Together with BARONY PARISH OF GLASGOW.

White, James

Glasgow: Privately printed for the author at The University Press by Robert MacLehose. 1934

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Original quarter green morocco with titles in gilt to the spine, in the plain paper dustwrapper. Illustrated with a portrait frontispiece...

13517

£30.00

INNOCENT VICTIMS

INNOCENT VICTIMS Poetic Injustice in Shakespearean Tragedy.

White, R. S. [William Shakepeare]

Privately printed the Tyneside Free Press, Newcastle upon Tyne for the author. 1982

First edition. Original printed wrappers. ALS from the author, laid in. A near fine copy with previous owner's name to the top left corner of the front wrapper and a little...

5902

£14.00

SHAKESPEARE AND THE ROMANCE ENDING

SHAKESPEARE AND THE ROMANCE ENDING

White, R. S. [William Shakepeare]

Privately printed the Tyneside Free Press, Newcastle upon Tyne for the author. 1981

First edition. Original pictorial wrappers (now laminated). ALS from the author, laid in. A near fine copy with previous owner's name to the top left corner of the front wrapper.

5903

£12.00

PRINCIPIA MATHEMATICA

PRINCIPIA MATHEMATICA

Whitehead, Alfred North; Bertrand Russell

Cambridge: At The University Press. 1925

First printing of the second edition. Three volumes. Large 8vo. Vol I: (xlvi), 674pp, [1]; Vol II: (xxxi), 742pp, [1]; Vol III: (viii), 491pp. Publisher's original blue cloth with...

14186

£6,750.00

THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND

THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND From the Earliest Times to the Death of George the Second .With A Continuation to The Treaty of Amiens By Charles Coote, LL.D

[Wilberforce, William]; Oliver Goldsmith; Charles Coote; [Samuel Wilberforce]

London: Printed for J. Johnson; R. Badwin; F. C. & J. Rivington; and others. 1809

Tenth edition overall, the first edition with Coote's continuation. Inscribed by William Wilberforce to his son Samuel Wilberforce. Four volumes. Contemporary speckled calf,...

14661

£1,750.00

OSCAR WILDE. A Biography.

OSCAR WILDE. A Biography.

[Wilde, Oscar] Hyde, H. Montgomery

London: Eyre Methuen. 1976

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original orange cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy in the fine original dustwrapper. Not...

10278

£85.00

THE ANNOTATED OSCAR WILDE.

THE ANNOTATED OSCAR WILDE. Poems, Fiction, Plays, Lectures, Essays and Letters.

[Wilde, Oscar] Hyde, H. Montgomery

New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. Publishers. 1982

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original purple cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy in the near fine lightly creased and...

10280

£85.00

THE BOOK OF AMERICAN FRONTIER HISTORY

THE BOOK OF AMERICAN FRONTIER HISTORY

Wilding, Philip

London: George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd. 1958

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with white titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With 2 full colour and 17 half-tone illustrations by the author. An...

13096

£25.00

A SHADOWED MAN: HENRY WILLIAMSON, 1895-1977

A SHADOWED MAN: HENRY WILLIAMSON, 1895-1977

[Williamson, Henry] Louis Lamplugh

Devon: Wellspring. 1990

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Original pictorial card covers. Illustrated with photographs to the center pages. A very good or better copy showing only very light...

10510

£15.00

FLOATING CITIES

FLOATING CITIES

Wiltshire, Stephen

London: Michael Joseph. 1991

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A nice copy, the binding clean, bright and tight. The contents are clean with a...

11772

£15.00

CHURCHILL

CHURCHILL The Making Of A Hero.

Wingfield-Stratford, Esmé; [Winston S. Churchill]

London: Victor Gollancz. 1942

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original light blue cloth with dark blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding...

14719

£40.00

OVER SEVENTY.

OVER SEVENTY. An Autobiography - With Digressions.

Wodehouse, P. G.

London: Herbert Jenkins. 1967

First UK edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding clean, square and tight, the contents without...

13074

£35.00

WODEHOUSE ON WODEHOUSE.

WODEHOUSE ON WODEHOUSE. Containing: Bring On The Girls (with Guy Bolton); Performing Flea; Over Seventy:

Wodehouse, P. G.

London: Hutchinson. 1980

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

13082

£25.00

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