Category: Non-fiction

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THE GODFATHER PAPERS And Other Confessions

THE GODFATHER PAPERS And Other Confessions The Author's (Master) Hand Corrected Galley Proof.

Puzo, Mario

Later Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1972

94 long (25 x 7.5 inches) pages including some duplicates and re-numbered pages. Folded over three times. Annotations throughout in the author's hand (in two colours of ink) and...

6084

£1,000.00

FOOLS DIE

FOOLS DIE The Author's (Master) Galley Proof.

Puzo, Mario

Later Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1978

Inscribed by the author to his editor on the title page "For Bill [Targ]/ Finally we made it / affectionately / Mario". Approximately 200 loose sheets with the editor's and...

6085

£750.00

THE SICILIAN

THE SICILIAN Unrevised typescript draft

Puzo, Mario

Later Published by Simon and Schuster. 1984

Approximately 400+ loose sheets in card box. The pages are clean and in near fine condition. No inscriptions or markings. The box lid inscribed "PUZO - THE SICILIAN" in red pen...

6086

£750.00

VELAZQUEZ

VELAZQUEZ

Queen Mary (1867 - 1953) presentation copy

London: Phaidon. 1943

First edition. Original cloth in dustwrapper. Autograph presentation inscription from Queen Mary on the front free endpaper "To The Revd. W. H. Elliot from Mary R / Christmas...

5989

£145.00

WHAT IS MAN?

WHAT IS MAN?

Raine, Kathleen

Ipswich: Golgonooza Press. 1980

First edition, one of 500 copies, this marked "complimentary copy". Original stitched wrappers. Inscribed presentation copy. Very light rubbing the wrapper extremities otherwise...

6852

£25.00

ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG

ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG A Retrospective.

Rauschenberg, Robert;

New York: Harry N. Abrams in association with The Guggenheim Museum. 1997

First edition. Signed by Robert Rauschenberg. Hardcover issue. Publisher's original course black cloth with gloss black titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper....

13380

£550.00

THE SECOND OLDEST PROFESSION.

THE SECOND OLDEST PROFESSION. A Study of the Prostitute's "Business Manager"

Reitman, Ben L. (with a preface by Harry Roberts)

London: Constable and Company. 1936

First UK edition, first printing. Enlarged and brought up to date from the first American edition which was published in 1931. Publisher's original blue cloth with red titles to...

10594

£250.00

FAMILY LIFE IN GERMANY UNDER THE BLOCKADE.

FAMILY LIFE IN GERMANY UNDER THE BLOCKADE. Compiled by Lina Richter from reports from Doctors, School Nurses, Children's Judges and Teachers. With a Preface by George Bernard Shaw.

Richter, Lina; George Bernard Shaw

London: National Labour Press Limited. 1919

First edition. Publisher's grey paper covers printed in black. A very good or better example, the covers with a little creasing at the extremities, the contents clean throughout...

12347

£35.00

THE EYE'S MIND: BRIDGET RILEY.

THE EYE'S MIND: BRIDGET RILEY. Collected Writings 1965-1999.

Riley, Bridget; edited by Robert Kudielka

London: Thames and Hudson. 1999

First edition. Signed by Bridget Riley. Publisher's folded card covers. 238 pages. Illustrated in black and white and colour throughout. A fine copy.

11569

£125.00

BRIDGET RILEY.

BRIDGET RILEY. Paintings and Drawings 1961-2004. Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia; City Gallery Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.

Riley, Bridget; foreword by Elizabeth Ann Macgregor and Paula Savage

London: Ridinghouse. 2004

First edition. Signed by Bridget Riley. Publisher's folded card covers. Quarto. 172 pages. Illustrated in colour and with photographs throughout. A fine copy.

11571

£125.00

ROBERT KUDIELKA ON BRIDGET RILEY.

ROBERT KUDIELKA ON BRIDGET RILEY. Essays and interviews 1972-2003.

Riley, Bridget; Robert Kudielka

London: Ridinghouse. 2005

First edition. Signed by Bridget Riley. Publisher's folded card covers. 264 pages. Illustrated in colour throughout. A fine copy.

11570

£125.00

MULTILINGUAL ROMANI DICTIONARY

MULTILINGUAL ROMANI DICTIONARY

Rishi, W. R. [Gypsies]

Chandigarh, India: Roma Publications. 1974

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original purple cloth with titles in white to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding square...

14188

£175.00

MY LIVELY LADY

MY LIVELY LADY

Rose, Alec

Hants: Nautical Publishing Company in association with George G. Harrap & Company Ltd. 1968

First edition. Signed Limited Edition. Publisher's original half green morocco with titles in gilt to the spine. Tan coloured buckram boards. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt....

13809

£95.00

LISTEN TO THIS

LISTEN TO THIS

Ross, Alex

London: Fourth Estate, Harper Collins. 2010

First UK edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's black cloth with white titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine, square and tight copy, the contents...

13799

£25.00

VARIOUS NEW YORK STORE FRONTS

VARIOUS NEW YORK STORE FRONTS

[Ruscha, Ed] Anonymous

York: Lucius Books. 2015

First edition. Presentation issue (one of 25). The entire print-run was made up of 75 numbered copies for sale (of which 58 perished) and 25 presentation copies for the publisher....

11925

£40.00

57 NEW YORK STOREFRONTS

57 NEW YORK STOREFRONTS

[Ruscha, Ed.] Unknown

Unpublished. 1948

57 Kodachrome colour prints, each stamped in blue ink 'This is a Kodachrome print made by Eastman Kodak Company' specifying the date taken, with US patent office copyright, all...

10333

£16,500.00

TWENTYSIX GASOLINE STATIONS

TWENTYSIX GASOLINE STATIONS

Ruscha, Edward

Alhambra, California: The Cunningham Press 1963

First edition, first printing, numbered 242 of 400. Original white paper covers printed in red, with the original plain tissue wrapper. Housed in a purpose made quarter black...

10201

£8,750.00

MY ITALIAN DIARY

MY ITALIAN DIARY

Rush, Ian

London: Arthur Barker. 1989

First edition, first printing. Signed by Ian Rush on the title page and also by Ian Callaghan, Bruce Grobbelaar, Ronnie Whelan, Mark Lawrenson, Gary Lineker and Howard Kendall...

6358

£95.00

THE JAGUAR SMILE.

THE JAGUAR SMILE. A Nicaraguan Journey.

Rushdie, Salman

London: Picador / Pan Books in association with Jonathan Cape. 1987

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's illustrated card covers (a paperback original). A lovely fine clean and tight copy.

12229

£375.00

EXCURSIONS IN VICTORIAN BIBLIOGRAPHY

EXCURSIONS IN VICTORIAN BIBLIOGRAPHY

Sadleir, Michael

London: Chaundy and Cox. 1922

First edition. Publisher's original black cloth boards with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the cloth clean, the contents without inscriptions or...

8257

£95.00

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