Category: Non-fiction

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SAILING.

SAILING. A Course Of My Life.

Heath, Edward

London: Sidgwick and Jackson. 1975

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square and tight, a neat date...

11988

£35.00

BROADWAY

BROADWAY

Henderikse, Jan

New York and Rotterdam: Jan Henderikse / Uitgeverji Bébert Edition 1983

First edition. Signed by the artist. Original printed cardboard with stapled cotton ties. Photographic artist's book documenting New York's Broadway. 249 images laid out...

11503

£850.00

EXPEDITION KON-TIKI

EXPEDITION KON-TIKI [The Kon-Tiki Expedition]

Heyerdahl, Thor

Stockholm: Forum. 1949

First Swedish edition. Inscribed by the author and members of the expedition. Presentation binding [for the publisher] of coarse beige and brown flecked cloth, with titles in gilt...

13673

£1,250.00

ELIZABETH HICKS. A TRUE ROMANCE OF THE AMERICAN WAR OF INDEPENDANCE 1775-1783

ELIZABETH HICKS. A TRUE ROMANCE OF THE AMERICAN WAR OF INDEPENDANCE 1775-1783

Hicks, Elizabeth; abridged from the author's own manuscript by her daughter Fanny Bird; completed and edited by her granddaughter Louisa J. Marriott

London: William Hardwick. 1902

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original petrol blue cloth with gilt titles to the upper board. Small 8vo. 98pp. Tissue guarded silhouette portrait frontispiece and two...

13556

£175.00

DAMIEN HIRST.

DAMIEN HIRST. Pictures From The Saatchi Gallery. 28 Tablets

Hirst, Damien

London: Booth-Clibborn Editions. 2001

First edition. Publisher's original blue boards with yellow cloth spine, titles in black and white to the upper board and spine. No dust jacket issued. Illustrated in colour...

12915

£30.00

TWO WEEKS ONE SUMMER.

TWO WEEKS ONE SUMMER. With An Original Drawing.

Hirst, Damien

London: White Cube Gallery / Other Criteria. 2012

First edition, first printing. Signed and with an original drawing by Damien Hirst. Publisher's original green cloth with titles in dark blue, white and pink to the upper board...

12984

£2,250.00

NEW RELIGION

NEW RELIGION

Hirst, Damien; interview by Sean O'Hagan

London: Other Criteria / Paul Stolper. 2006

First edition, first printing. Publisher's illustrated boards with titles in gilt to the spine. No dustwrapper issued. Illustrated in colour throughout. Eleven page interview with...

12916

£25.00

THE

THE "CONTOUR" ROAD BOOK OF SCOTLAND A Series Of Elevation Plans Of The Roads, With Measurements and Descriptive Letterpress.

Inglis, Harry R G

Edinburgh: Gall and Inglis. 1897

Publisher's original soft burgundy leather with titles in gilt to the upper cover. All edges gilt. With 500 Maps and Plans. An attractive better than very good copy, the binding...

13985

£45.00

KATHLEEN AND FRANK

KATHLEEN AND FRANK An Autobiography Of A Family.

Isherwood, Christopher

New York: Simon and Schuster. 1971

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy in the original lightly rubbed and nicked dustwrapper. Not...

7620

£200.00

A MEETING BY THE RIVER

A MEETING BY THE RIVER

Isherwood, Christopher

New York: Simon and Schuster. 1967

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine clean and tight copy in the very good original rubbed, nicked and creased...

8980

£250.00

DELAYED AND COMPLICATED LABOUR

DELAYED AND COMPLICATED LABOUR

Jardine, Robert

London: Henry Kimpton. 1911

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Original green cloth boards with gilt titles to the spine. A very good copy, the cloth a little rubbed to the extremities. The contents,...

8052

£125.00

THE EVACUEES

THE EVACUEES

Johnson, B. S. edits; Alan Sillitoe; Christopher Leach; Brian Reed; Ruth Fainlight; Mel Calman; Jonathan Miller; Johnny Haynes and others

London: Victor Gollancz. 1968

First edition, first printing. The publisher's file copy. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the binding square and...

14350

£45.00

ROCK-CLIMBING IN THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT

ROCK-CLIMBING IN THE ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT

Jones, Owen Glynne

Manchester: E. J. Morten. 1973

Facsimile of the 1900 first edition. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy with previous owners ink name to the top left corner of the front pastedown (hidden...

5360

£25.00

ARCTIC EXPLORATIONS IN THE YEARS 1853, 54, 55

ARCTIC EXPLORATIONS IN THE YEARS 1853, 54, 55

Kane, Elisha Kent

Philadelphia: Childs and Peterson. 1856

First edition. Two volumes. Original green / blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine. A very good copy, the cloth only lightly rubbed to the extremities. The contents are...

7533

£250.00

ANNA KAVAN:

ANNA KAVAN: An Illustrated Catalogue, with text by Jeremy Reed.

Kavan, Anna; Jeremy Reed

York: Lucius / Punk Daisy Publications. 2005

First edition, first printing. One of 950 soft-cover copies. Original pictorial stapled wrappers. A fine copy. 43 pages, printed in full colour throughout. Contains the first...

2152

£5.99

ANNA KAVAN:

ANNA KAVAN: An Illustrated Catalogue, with text by Jeremy Reed.

Kavan, Anna; Jeremy Reed

York: Lucius / Punk Daisy Publications. 2005

First edition, first printing. One of 50 hardcover copies numbered and signed by the author, poet and Anna Kavan scholar Jeremy Reed. A fine copy. 43 pages, printed in full colour...

14609

£35.00

THE MIND AND POETRY OF GERARD MANLEY HOPKINS, S. J.

THE MIND AND POETRY OF GERARD MANLEY HOPKINS, S. J.

Kelly, Bernard; [Gerard Manley Hopkins]

London: Pepler and Sewell. 1935

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original paper covered boards printed in black, course cloth spine. A very good copy, the binding square with light marking and rubbing...

12680

£75.00

THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY

THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY

Keynes, John Maynard

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1936

First edition, first printing. Original blue /green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding bright and firm, the contents...

13585

£4,850.00

CONFESSIONS OF A POKER PLAYER

CONFESSIONS OF A POKER PLAYER

King, Jack (pseudonym of Allen Dowling)

New York: Ives Washburn Inc. 1940

First edition, first printing. Original green cloth with black card illustration to the upper board and titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the...

11491

£750.00

X-CAPEES,

X-CAPEES, A San Francisco Punk Photo Documentary

Klein, Howie; Raye Santos, Richard McCaffree and f-Stop Fitzgerald

Oakland: X-Capees Press. 1980

First edition, first printing. Signed by F-Stop Fitzgerald. Original photographic card covers. A very good copy, the covers with light wear to the extremities. The contents clean,...

10463

£125.00

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