Category: Recent Acquisitions

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LADIES WON'T WAIT

LADIES WON'T WAIT

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1951

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the...

13317

£30.00

YOU CAN CALL IT A DAY

YOU CAN CALL IT A DAY

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1949

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the...

13316

£30.00

VELVET JOHNNIE

VELVET JOHNNIE And Other Stories

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1952

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy without inscriptions or stamps, complete with the...

13315

£30.00

LADY, BEHAVE!

LADY, BEHAVE!

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1950

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine clean copy, pages lightly toned but without inscriptions or...

13314

£30.00

DARK WANTON

DARK WANTON

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1948

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine clean copy, without inscriptions or stamps, complete with the...

13313

£35.00

THE ADVENTURES OF JULIA

THE ADVENTURES OF JULIA

Cheyney, Peter

London: Todd. 1954

First edition, first printing. Original beige cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy, clean and bright and without inscriptions or stamps,...

13312

£40.00

THE COMEDIANS

THE COMEDIANS

Greene, Graham

London: The Bodley Head. 1969

First edition, first printing. Original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, together with a similarly attractive fine dustwrapper. Not...

13311

£125.00

TRY ANYTHING TWICE

TRY ANYTHING TWICE

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1948

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the original...

13308

£30.00

DANCE WITHOUT MUSIC

DANCE WITHOUT MUSIC

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1949

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, without inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the...

13307

£30.00

DRESSED TO KILL

DRESSED TO KILL

Cheyney, Peter

London: Todd. 1952

First edition thus. Originally published in 1945 as 'Night Club', here for the first time with a new introduction comprising a biography of the author. Original beige cloth with...

13306

£40.00

THE MYSTERY BLUES

THE MYSTERY BLUES

Cheyney, Peter

London: Todd. 1954

First edition, first printing. Original beige cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy, clean and bright and without inscriptions or stamps,...

13305

£85.00

DARK HERO

DARK HERO

Cheyney, Peter

London: Collins. 1946

First edition, first printing. Original yellow cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A terrific fine copy, square and tight, the contents without inscriptions or...

13304

£30.00

HUNGER

HUNGER

Hamsun, Knut; translated by George Egerton (pseudonym of Mary Chavelita Dunne)

London: Leonard Smithers and Co.

First edition in English. Publisher's original grey cloth with black titles and illustration [by W. T. Horton] to the upper board and spine. A very good or better copy, the...

13298

£5,000.00

THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON

THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON

Wells, H. G.

Indianapolis: Bowen-Merrill. 1901

First edition, first printing [first state]. Publisher's original navy blue cloth with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine. With 12 inserted illustrations by...

13297

£1,500.00

RIPOSTES OF EZRA POUND.

RIPOSTES OF EZRA POUND. Whereto Are Appended The Complete Poetical Works Of T. E. Hulme With Prefatory Note.

Pound, Ezra

London: Stephen Swift and Co. 1912

First edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original grey cloth with titles in gilt to the upper board. Page edges untrimmed. A very good or better copy, the binding...

13296

£1,750.00

THE AFFLUENT SOCIETY

THE AFFLUENT SOCIETY

Galbraith, John Kenneth

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1959

Third impression of the first UK edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine...

13295

£600.00

THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL

THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL

Tolkien, J. R. R.; illustrated by Pauline Baynes

London: George Allen and Unwin. 1962

First edition, first printing. Original illustrated paper-covered boards in dustwrapper. A beautiful very near fine copy, the binding clean and firm with light bumping at the...

13293

£125.00

THE WORKS: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY and PERSUASION.

THE WORKS: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY and PERSUASION.

Austen, Jane; illustrated by C. E. Brock

London: J. M. Dent and Co. Ltd. The Series Of English Idylls. 1907

First edition with these illustrations. Six volumes. Bound by Riviere and Sons in half crimson calf with gilt titles and five raised bands to the spine. Marbled endpapers. Top...

13292

£1,200.00

APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH

APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH

Christie, Agatha

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1938

First edition, first printing. Original orange cloth with black titles to spine, without dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding clean and square, the cloth a little...

13290

£250.00

FLUSH

FLUSH

Woolf, Virginia; illustrated by Vanessa Bell

London: The Hogarth Press 1933

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. With four drawings by Vanessa Bell and six...

13274

£4,750.00

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