Category: Non-fiction

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EELS, PIE and MASH

EELS, PIE and MASH

Clunn, Chris

London: Museum of London. 1995

First edition, first printing. Original pictorial wrappers. A very good or better copy with only light rubbing to the extremities. The contents are complete, clean and bright with...

5673

£250.00

TAKE FORTY EGGS.

TAKE FORTY EGGS. A Comprehensive Guide To Cookery and Household Mismanagement.

Collier, Basil; Helenkapp; introduction by Professor Satterthwaite-Anfossi

London: Victor Gollancz. 1938

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original blue cloth with titles on a white paper label to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the...

14993

£45.00

THE FOURTH OLYMPIAD

THE FOURTH OLYMPIAD Being The Official Report Of The Olympic Games Of 1908, Celebrated In London Under The Patronage Of His Most Gracious Majesty King Edward VII.

Cook, Theodore Andrea edits

London: The British Olympic Association. 1908

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine, illustration in black to the upper and lower boards. 794 pages,...

13798

£1,250.00

SHAKESPEARE CHARACTERS;

SHAKESPEARE CHARACTERS; Chiefly those Subordinate.

Cowden Clarke, Charles; William Shakespeare

London: Smith, Elder and Co. 1863

First edition. Contemporary full calf, gilt ruled to the upper and lower boards, the spine with five raised bands, elaborately decorated compartments, gilt titles to red morocco...

14911

£175.00

THE KING'S OWN.

THE KING'S OWN. The Story Of A Royal Regiment. Volume One 1680-1814; Volume Two 1814-1914.

Cowper, Colonel L. I.

Oxford: Printed for the Regiment at the University Press. 1939

First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in plain original glassine dustwrappers. Volume I: 552pp. 21pp of illustrations and 39...

13818

£125.00

NOTHING OR THE BOOKPLATE

NOTHING OR THE BOOKPLATE

Craig, Edward Gordon; with a handlist by E. Carrick

London: Chatto and Windus; printed at the Curwen Press. 1924

First edition, first printing. Limited edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original red buckram with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. With 50 tipped in...

14173

£375.00

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1943

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1943

[Cricket] Wisden

London: J. Whitaker and Sons Ltd. 1943

The 80th edition of the annual Wisden Cricketer's Almanack. Publisher's limp cloth covers printed in black. Six pages of photographic plates. A very good copy, the binding firm...

14813

£145.00

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1944

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1944

[Cricket] Wisden

London: Sporting Handbooks Ltd. 1944

The 81st edition of the annual Wisden Cricketer's Almanack. Publisher's limp cloth covers printed in black. Eight pages of photographic plates. A very good copy, the binding firm...

14814

£125.00

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1945

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1945

[Cricket] Wisden

London: Sporting Handbooks Ltd. 1945

Hardcover issue of the 82nd edition of the annual Wisden Cricketer's Almanack. Publisher's brown cloth with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. Eight pages of...

14815

£375.00

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1946

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1946

[Cricket] Wisden

London: Sporting Handbooks Ltd. 1946

Hardcover issue of the 83rd edition of the annual Wisden Cricketer's Almanack. Publisher's brown cloth with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. Eight pages of...

14816

£120.00

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1950

WISDEN CRICKETERS' ALMANACK 1950

[Cricket] Wisden

London: Sporting Handbooks Ltd. 1950

The 87th edition of the annual Wisden Cricketer's Almanack. Publisher's yellow limp cloth covers printed in black. Twelve pages of photographic plates. A better than very good...

14818

£30.00

SUFFOLK PUNCH

SUFFOLK PUNCH A Business Man's Autobiography

Cross, George

London: Faber and Faber. 1939

First edition, first printing. Original cream cloth with black and gilt titles to the spine, in (supplied) dustwrapper. A very good indeed clean copy, boards a little...

9609

£750.00

GOING SOLO

GOING SOLO

Dahl, Road

London: Jonathan Cape. 1986

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

13506

£30.00

THE WATERLOO ROLL CALL

THE WATERLOO ROLL CALL

Dalton, Charles

London: William Clowes and Sons Ltd. 1890

First edition. Publisher's original red cloth with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. 256pp. Illustrated with 4 portrait plates. A very good copy indeed, the binding...

13801

£100.00

FRENCH PROVINCIAL COOKING

FRENCH PROVINCIAL COOKING

David, Elizabeth; illustrated by Juliet Renny

London: Michael Joseph. 1960

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original green cloth with red illustration to the upper board and titles in gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or...

12223

£1,950.00

1800 AND ALL THAT!

1800 AND ALL THAT!

de Fleury, R.

London: The St. Catherine Press. 1937

First edition, first printing. Publisher's dark green leather with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square, firm and unworn. The...

13652

£900.00

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

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

1973 BRITISH TOUR PROGRAM - SIGNED

1973 BRITISH TOUR PROGRAM - SIGNED

Dietrich, Marlene

Printed by Hastings Printing Company. 1973

First edition. Original colour pictorial wrappers. Signed by Marlene Dietrich in blue ink to the top of front wrapper. Twelve pages. A very good copy with some rubbing and light...

6109

£175.00

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