Category: Recent Acquisitions

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MAIGRET AND THE WINE MERCHANT

MAIGRET AND THE WINE MERCHANT

Simenon, Georges; translated by Eileen Ellenbogen

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1971

First UK edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean...

12907

£35.00

THE WINDING STAIR And Other Poems.

THE WINDING STAIR And Other Poems.

Yeats, W. B.

London: Macmillan and Co. 1933

First edition, first printing. Original green cloth with embossed design by T. Sturge Moore to upper board and titles in gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the...

12906

£850.00

HAUNTED ENGLAND.

HAUNTED ENGLAND. A Survey Of English Ghost-Lore.

Hole, Christina; illustrated by John Farleigh

London: B. T. Batsford. 1941

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with throughout by John Farleigh. An excellent near fine...

12905

£160.00

THE GREAT GATSBY

THE GREAT GATSBY

Fitzgerald, F. Scott

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1925

First edition, first issue. Publisher's original green cloth with titles in gilt to the spine and blind stamped to the upper board, without dustwrapper. A very good copy, the...

12904

£2,100.00

REFLECTIONS. Transcribed and Edited by Curtis Bradford from the Journals.

REFLECTIONS. Transcribed and Edited by Curtis Bradford from the Journals.

Yeats, William Butler

Dublin: The Cuala Press. 1970

First edition. Publisher's linen-backed paper covered boards with titles in black to the upper board and on a white paper spine label. Woodcut by T. Sturge Moore in red to the...

12903

£50.00

THE RICH PAY LATE

THE RICH PAY LATE

Raven, Simon

London: Anthony Blond. 1964

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth boards with white titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine copy, the binding firm with light bumping at the spine...

12902

£110.00

RAT RACE

RAT RACE

Francis, Dick

London: Michael Joseph. 1973

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine copy, the binding square and firm with a little bumping at...

12900

£60.00

SLAY-RIDE

SLAY-RIDE

Francis, Dick

London: Michael Joseph. 1973

First edition, first printing. Original grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean throughout...

12899

£40.00

CONFESSIONS OF A MASK.

CONFESSIONS OF A MASK. A Novel Translated From The Japanese by Meredith Weatherby.

Mishima, Yukio

Connecticut: New Directions. 1958

First edition in English, first printing. Publisher's original brown cloth with white titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding clean and square, the...

12898

£175.00

THE EXPLOITS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

THE EXPLOITS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

Conan Doyle, Adrian; John Dickson Carr

London: John Murray. 1954

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine clean and tight copy, tiny ink name to the top edge of the front...

12896

£65.00

THE SOLDIER'S ART

THE SOLDIER'S ART

Powell, Anthony

London: William Heinemann. 1966

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents without...

12895

£55.00

THE TOMBS OF ATUAN

THE TOMBS OF ATUAN

Le Guin, Ursula

London: Victor Gollancz. 1972

First UK edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine, square and tight copy, the contents without inscriptions or...

12894

£95.00

23 LITHOGRAPHS 1978-1980

23 LITHOGRAPHS 1978-1980

Hockney, David

New York: Tyler Graphics. 1980

First edition. Publisher's cream card covers printed in red and black. 64pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. A fine copy.

12891

£25.00

SARRATT AND THE DRAPER OF WATFORD,

SARRATT AND THE DRAPER OF WATFORD, And Other Unlikely Stories About Sarratt From International Authors.

Le Carre, John

Sarratt: Village Books 1999

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. illustrated in colour and black and white throughout....

12890

£140.00

THE COMEDIANS

THE COMEDIANS

Greene, Graham

New York: The Viking Press. 1965

First edition. Advance presentation edition. Publisher's original green cloth with titles in gilt over black to the spine. Issued without dustwrapper. A fine copy.

12889

£75.00

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

Grahame, Kenneth; illustrated by Nancy Barnhart

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons

Early illustrated edition. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles and illustration in black to the upper board and spine. A very good copy, the binding square and firm,...

12888

£65.00

THE CROCK OF GOLD

THE CROCK OF GOLD

Stephens, James; illustrated by Thomas MacKenzie

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd 1926

First edition with these illustrations. Beautiful contemporary Riviere binding of full tree calf, five raised bands with gilt titles and decorated compartments to the spine. Gilt...

12887

£175.00

THE RAZOR'S EDGE

THE RAZOR'S EDGE

Maugham, William Somerset

London: William Heinemann. 1944

First UK edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine copy, the binding square and bright, the contents without...

12886

£350.00

THREE GUINEAS

THREE GUINEAS

Woolf, Virginia

London: The Hogarth Press. 1938

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A superb fine copy, the binding clean, square and tight, the contents without...

12885

£550.00

SEANCE ON A WET AFTERNOON

SEANCE ON A WET AFTERNOON

McShane, Mark

London: Cassell. 1961

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A superb very near fine copy, the binding square and tight, the...

12884

£145.00

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