Category: Non-fiction

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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

THE DIARY OF TOLSTOY'S WIFE 1860-1891

THE DIARY OF TOLSTOY'S WIFE 1860-1891

Werth, Alexander; translates

London: Victor Gollancz. 1928

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Portrait frontispiece. A very nice near fine...

15120

£65.00

WORRY IN WOMEN

WORRY IN WOMEN

White, Amber Blanco

London: Victor Gollancz. 1941

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original blue cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the binding square...

15110

£60.00

THE NEW PROPAGANDA

THE NEW PROPAGANDA

White, Amber Blanco

London: Victor Gollancz. 1939

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and firm,...

15111

£80.00

EDMUND DULAC

EDMUND DULAC

White, Colin; Edmund Dulac

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1976

First US edition, first printing. Publisher's original light blue cloth with dark blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With 181 illustrations, 32 of which are in colour. An...

15334

£60.00

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

THE GOSHAWK

THE GOSHAWK

White, T. H.

London: Jonathan Cape. 1951

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean...

15330

£375.00

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

SEVERALL CHIRURGICALL TREATISES

SEVERALL CHIRURGICALL TREATISES

Wiseman, Richard

London: Printed by E. Flesher and J. Macock, for R. Royston and B. Took. 1676

First edition, first printing of this landmark in western medicine. Nineteenth century marbled boards with calf corners, recently, skilfully and sympathetically re-spined. Small...

14910

£1,250.00

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

YOURS, PLUM.

YOURS, PLUM. The Letters Of P. G. Wodehouse.

Wodehouse, P. G.; edited by Frances Donaldson

London: Hutchinson. 1990

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

13083

£15.00

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