Category: Recent Acquisitions

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DEATH IN THE CLOUDS

DEATH IN THE CLOUDS

Christie, Agatha

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1935

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Original orange cloth with black titles to the spine. Without the rare dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the...

13273

£2,200.00

THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

THE SECOND WORLD WAR. Volume One: The Gathering Storm.

Churchill, Winston S.

London: Cassell and Co. Ltd. 1950

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. 640pp. Folding map. A better than very good copy, the binding...

13270

£4,000.00

LOST HORIZON

LOST HORIZON

Hilton, James

London: Macmillan. 1933

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine copy, the binding clean and...

13268

£12,500.00

WOLF HALL

WOLF HALL

Mantel, Hilary

London: Fourth Estate 2009

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author to the title page. Original black cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A fine copy, tight and square with no loose,...

13267

£650.00

BRING UP THE BODIES

BRING UP THE BODIES

Mantel, Hilary

London: Fourth Estate 2012

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author to the title page. Original charcoal cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy in a fine dustwrapper,...

13266

£140.00

THE TOVERS

THE TOVERS

Beresford, Elisabeth; illustrated by Geoffrey Beitz

London: Methuen Children's Books. 1982

First edition. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's original dark blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the...

13264

£20.00

THE MISSING GERMAN

THE MISSING GERMAN

Rees, David; jacket design by Trevor Stubley

London: Dennis Dobson. 1976

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's dark blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding...

13263

£35.00

STORM SURGE

STORM SURGE

Rees, David; illustrated by Trevor Stubley

London: Lutterworth Press. 1975

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and...

13262

£25.00

WINKLEPICKER

WINKLEPICKER

Moon, Heather; illustrated by Gavin Rowe

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1980

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's dark brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square...

13261

£25.00

F.67

F.67

Sampson, Fay

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1975

First edition. Signed by the author. Publisher's original orange cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and tight,...

13260

£45.00

GHOSTS AND SHADOWS

GHOSTS AND SHADOWS

Edwards, Dorothy; William Shakespeare; Angela Pickering; Violet Bibby; Catherine Storr; Gwen Raverat; Frank Charles; William Allingham and others; illustrated by Jane Walmsley

London: Lutterwort Press 1980

First edition. Signed by Dorothy Edwards. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with line drawings throughout. An excellent...

13259

£35.00

ONCE TWICE THRICE UPON A TIME

ONCE TWICE THRICE UPON A TIME

Edwards, Dorothy; Ruth Ainsworth; Angela Pickering; Gabriella Falk; Ruth McDonald; Pauline Hill; Pat Kremer; Elizabeth Turner; illustrated by Juliette Palmer

London: Lutterworth Press. 1976

First edition. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated in black and white throughout. An excellent near fine...

13258

£30.00

PIGWIG

PIGWIG

Dyke, John

London: Methuen. 1978

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Hardcover issue. Publisher's original pictorial boards. An excellent near fine copy, the binding firm and square, the contents...

13256

£35.00

ALBERT COMES BACK

ALBERT COMES BACK

Edgar, Marriott; illustrated by Caroline Holden

London: Methuen. 1980

First edition with these illustrations. Inscribed and with an original drawing by Caroline Holden. Illustrated in colour throughout. Publisher's pictorial boards without...

13255

£35.00

DINOSAURS AND ALL THAT RUBBISH

DINOSAURS AND ALL THAT RUBBISH

Foreman, Michael

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1972

Reprint. Signed by the author. Publisher's original pictorial boards without dustwrapper, as issued. Illustrated in colour throughout. A near fine copy, the binding square and...

13254

£15.00

123456789 BENN

123456789 BENN

McKee, David

London: Puffin Books / Penguin Books. 1975

First Puffin edition. Signed by the author with a double page original illustration. Publisher's original pictorial card covers. Illustrated in colour and black and white...

13252

£65.00

THE ADVENTURES OF LITTLE MOOKRA

THE ADVENTURES OF LITTLE MOOKRA

Edwards, John Emlyn; illustrated by Keith Waite

London: Methuen Children's Books. 1977

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author and the illustrator, with an original drawing. Hardcover issue. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine,...

13251

£35.00

A BOOK OF CATS

A BOOK OF CATS

McKee, David illustrates; Spike Milligan; Ursula Moray Williams; Richard Hughes; Margaret Mayo; Eleanor Farjeon; Ted Hughes; T. S. Eliot; Gladys Williams; John Symonds; Edward Lear; compiled by Rosemary Debnam

Kingswood: Kaye and Ward. 1983

first edition, first printing. Signed by David McKee and with a double page original illustration. Publisher's original pictorial boards, without dustwrapper as issued....

13250

£75.00

THE DAY THE TIDE WENT OUT... AND OUT...

THE DAY THE TIDE WENT OUT... AND OUT...

McKee, David

London: Abelard. 1975

First edition, first edition. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's pictorial boards, without dustwrapper as issued. An excellent near fine copy, the binding firm and square,...

13243

£55.00

GHOST HORSE ON THE MOOR

GHOST HORSE ON THE MOOR

Pullein-Thompson, Josephine; illustrated by Eric Rowe

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1980

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square...

13237

£30.00

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