Category: Non-fiction

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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

BORSTAL LIVES.

BORSTAL LIVES. Life At Borstal From Within.

Edward, Louis

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 very good or better copy, the binding square...

14832

£85.00

HORSE SENSE AND SENSIBILITY

HORSE SENSE AND SENSIBILITY

Edwards, Lionel illustrates Crascredo

London: Country Life. 1926

First edition, first printing. Original green boards with gilt titles to the front and spine. A very good large format book with some fading to the cloth, otherwise clean and...

5762

£22.00

ELIZABETHAN ESSAYS

ELIZABETHAN ESSAYS

Eliot, T. S.

London: Faber and Faber. 1932

First edition, second state. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean...

13883

£50.00

THE THREE VOICES OF POETRY

THE THREE VOICES OF POETRY

Eliot, T. S.

London: National Book League at the Cambridge University Press. 1953

First edition, first printing. Publisher's cream card stapled covers, printed in green. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm with a little toning to the edges....

14205

£25.00

COURT, HOUSEHOLD, AND ITINERARY OF KING HENRY II.

COURT, HOUSEHOLD, AND ITINERARY OF KING HENRY II. Instancing also the Chief Agents and Adversaries of the King in his Government, Diplomacy, and Stategy.

Eyton, R. W.

London and Dorchester: Taylor & Co. and James Foster. 1878

First edition. Beautiful contemporary full tan calf by F. Bedford. Five raised bands with gilt decorated compartments and gilt titles on a red morocco label to the spine. Upper...

14031

£125.00

HEROES AND HEROINES

HEROES AND HEROINES

Farjeon, Eleanor; Herbert Farjeon; illustrated by Rosalind Thornycroft

London: Victor Gollancz. 1933

First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Publisher's pictorial boards, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in colour throughout. A very good or better copy, the...

14724

£60.00

FASTER THAN THOUGHT: The Ferranti Nimrod Digital Computer.

FASTER THAN THOUGHT: The Ferranti Nimrod Digital Computer. A brief survey of the field of digital computing with specific reference to the Ferranti Nimrod computer.

Ferranti; [Computer Science]

Hollinwood, Lancashire: Ferranti Ltd. 1951

First edition of the first book devoted to a computer game. Publisher's original olive green stapled card covers, printed in black. 12mo. 40pp. An excellent near fine copy, the...

14007

£3,750.00

BRITAIN'S SEA-SOLDIERS

BRITAIN'S SEA-SOLDIERS A History of the Royal Marines and their Predecessors and of their Services in Action, Ashore and Afloat, and upon Sundry other Occasions of Moment.

Field, Colonel Cyril; foreword by Admiral of the Fleet, Earl Beatty

Liverpool: The Lyceum Press. 1924

First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original blue buckram with titles in gilt to the upper boards and spine. Quarto. Volume I: 324pp, 11 colour illustrations, 55 half-tone...

13820

£285.00

J. N. HOFZINSER'S CARD CONJURING

J. N. HOFZINSER'S CARD CONJURING

Fischer, Ottokar; edited, with notes by Samuel H. Sharpe; Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser

London: George Johnson. 1931

First English edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine. A very good copy indeed, the binding bright and firm with...

11670

£450.00

THRILLING CITIES

THRILLING CITIES

Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. 1963

First edition, first printing. The dedication copy. Original white cloth backed paper-covered boards with titles in gilt on the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the boards...

8944

£12,500.00

IAN FLEMING: THE BIBLIOGRAPHY

IAN FLEMING: THE BIBLIOGRAPHY

[Fleming, Ian] Gilbert, Jon

London: Queen Anne Press. 2012

First edition. Deluxe Issue. Signed by the author. Elegant quarter vellum binding with gilt ornament and coloured endpapers, in keeping with The Complete Works of Ian Fleming...

14898

£750.00

JAMES BOND AND MOONRAKER

JAMES BOND AND MOONRAKER The Book of The Film.

[Fleming, Ian] Wood, Christopher

London: Triad / Panther Books. 1979

First edition thus. First paperback edition. Original pictorial card covers. A better than very good copy, the binding square and firm showing very light rubbing and a tiny crease...

14428

£15.00

THE AFGHAN WARS: 1839-42 and 1878-80.

THE AFGHAN WARS: 1839-42 and 1878-80.

Forbes, Archibald

London: Seeley and Co., Limited. 1892

First edition. Contemporary half calf, five raised bands and titles in gilt to the spine. Red cloth boards. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. 337pp. Illustrated in black and white...

13804

£95.00

ABINGER HARVEST

ABINGER HARVEST

Forster, E. M.

London: Edward Arnold and Co. 1936

First edition, first printing [first issue]. Inscribed presentation copy. Original navy blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near very good copy, a little...

7615

£1,250.00

TWILIGHT IN VIENNA

TWILIGHT IN VIENNA

Frischauer, Willi; translated from the German by E. O. Lorimer

London: Collins. 1938

First English edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the binding square and firm...

13952

£75.00

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