Category: Non-fiction

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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

THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Sikorski, General Wladyslaw; preface by T. S. Eliot

London: Faber and Faber. 1946

First edition thus. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean...

15212

£35.00

WAR INTO EUROPE:

WAR INTO EUROPE: Attack In Depth.

Slater, Hugh

London: Victor Gollancz. 1941

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original light blue cloth with dark blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With 25 full page diagrams. An...

15289

£45.00

BUSH MASTER

BUSH MASTER Into the Jungles of Dutch Guiana

Smith, Nicol

London: Victor Gollancz. 1941

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With 16 pages of photographic illustrations by the...

14878

£75.00

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

SOME HOPE

SOME HOPE

St. Aubyn, Edward

London: William Heinemann. 1994

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's turquoise cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine copy, the binding...

15493

£550.00

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 LETTERS OF PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE, EARL OF CHESTERFIELD;

THE LETTERS OF PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE, EARL OF CHESTERFIELD; Including Numerous Letters Now First Published From The Original Manuscripts. Edited, With Notes, By Lord Mahon.

Stanhope, Philip Dormer; Lord Mahon

London: Richard Bentley 1845

First edition thus. Four volumes, extra illustrated. Finely bound by Bayntun in full red morocco with five raised bands, gilt ruled compartments and titles in gilt to the spines....

14509

£500.00

SINAI AND PALESTINE In Connection With Their History.

SINAI AND PALESTINE In Connection With Their History.

Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn

London: John Murray 1889

A new edition. Bound in full burgundy calf with five raised bands, gilt decorated compartments and titles in gilt to the spine. Gilt stamp of Leeds Grammar School to the upper...

15527

£40.00

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

POSTE RESTANTE

POSTE RESTANTE

Strömholm, Christer; text by Tor-Ivan Odulf

Stockholm: P. A. Norstedt & Söners Förlag. 1967

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy from Christer Strömholm and Tor-Ivan Odulf to the author Bengt Nerman. Publisher's original black cloth with silver...

14166

£1,750.00

WHAT ARE WE TO DO?

WHAT ARE WE TO DO?

Strachey, John

London: Victor Gollancz. 1938

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

15278

£65.00

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