Category: Non-fiction

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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

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

LEN DEIGHTON: An Annotated Bibliography 1954-1985

LEN DEIGHTON: An Annotated Bibliography 1954-1985

Deighton, Len; Edward Milward-Oliver; foreword by Julian Symons

London: The Sammler Press. 1985

Signed limited edition. Publisher's black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With the signed page proof from London Match loosely laid in as issued. A fine...

12848

£50.00

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

DÉSERT VIVANT. [THE LIVING DESERT]

DÉSERT VIVANT. [THE LIVING DESERT] Walt Disney C'est La Vie 1.

Disney, Walt; Marcel Aymé; Louis Bromfield; Albert Camus; Julian Huxley; François Mauriac; André Maurois; Henry de Montherlant

Paris: Walt Disney / Société Française Du Livre. 1954

First edition. Special issue / exemplaire imprimé spécialement. One of a handful of copies specially bound and produced for collaborators of the film and book. Quarto. Publisher's...

13676

£275.00

BIRDS AND BEASTS OF THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY

BIRDS AND BEASTS OF THE GREEK ANTHOLOGY

Douglas, Norman

London: Chapman and Hall. 1928

First trade edition. Publisher's secondary binding of grey cloth with titles in black to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the...

13887

£25.00

LONDON STREET GAMES

LONDON STREET GAMES

Douglas, Norman

London: Chatto and Windus. The Dolphin Books. 1931

Second edition, revised and enlarged. Publisher's original cream cloth with Edward Bawden illustration and titles in red to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely...

13897

£35.00

FOOTNOTE ON CAPRI

FOOTNOTE ON CAPRI

Douglas, Norman; photographs by Islay Lyons

London: Sidgwick & Jackson. 1952

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with 48 photographs by Islay Lyons. A lovely near fine...

13886

£50.00

THE MASSAGE BOOK

THE MASSAGE BOOK

Downing, George

New York and Berkeley: Random House and The Bookworks. 1972

First edition cloth edition, one of 2000. Original paper-covered boards with cloth spine in dustwrapper. Gilt decorations to front panel and titles to spine. A near fine clean...

9831

£45.00

NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL.

NOT THAT KIND OF GIRL. A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned".

Dunham, Lena

New York: Random House. 2014

First edition first printing. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's original blue paper covered boards with titles in gilt, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine square copy, the...

13005

£45.00

SHAKESPEAREAN DISCIPLESHIP

SHAKESPEAREAN DISCIPLESHIP An Attempt To Learn And Set Forth In A Plain Way The Spiritual Principle In Some Of Shakespeare's Dramas

Dunlop, Thomas (edited by Gavin A. Dunlop)

Edinburgh: Andrew Elliot. 1920

First edition. Original faded purple cloth with gilt titles to the spine. A good complete copy with some wear to the extremities.

6854

£20.00

THE HISTORY OF THE 91st ARGYLLSHIRE HIGHLANDERS.

THE HISTORY OF THE 91st ARGYLLSHIRE HIGHLANDERS. Now the 1st Battalion Princess Louise's (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders).

Dunn-Pattison, R. P.

London: William Blackwood and Sons. 1910

First edition. Publisher's original green cloth with Regimental crest blocked in gilt to the upper board, and titles in gilt to the spine. Top edge gilt. Large quarto. 433pp. With...

13815

£200.00

A COMPUTER PERSPECTIVE.

A COMPUTER PERSPECTIVE. A sequence of 20th century ideas, events, and artifacts from the history of the information machine.

Eames, Charles and Ray; edited by Glen Fleck; introduction by I. Bernard Cohen

Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. 1973

First edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Original cloth, with titles in silver to the spine. Lacking the fragile dustwrapper. An excellent near fine clean and bright copy, the...

10398

£850.00

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