Category: Recent Acquisitions

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THE APRIL ROBIN MURDERS

THE APRIL ROBIN MURDERS

Rice, Craig; Ed McBain

London: Hammond and Hammond 1959

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original burgundy cloth with yellow titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square and firm with a little...

12821

£60.00

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

Grahame, Kenneth; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1950

First UK edition, first printing with these illustrations. Original green cloth with gilt titles to spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding clean and square, the...

12820

£475.00

ENGLAND, HALF ENGLISH

ENGLAND, HALF ENGLISH

MacInnes, Colin

London: MacGibbon & Kee. 1961

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original red textured cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding...

12819

£200.00

EARTHWORKS.

EARTHWORKS. A Science Fiction Novel.

Aldiss, Brian W. [Edmund Crispin]

London: Faber and Faber 1965

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

12817

£200.00

RIVER

RIVER

Hughes, Ted; photographs by Peter Keen

London: Faber and Faber in association with James and James. 1983

First edition. Hardcover issue. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the...

12815

£325.00

PREOCCUPATIONS.

PREOCCUPATIONS. Selected Prose 1968-1978.

Heaney, Seamus

London: Faber and Faber. 1980

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

12813

£90.00

SKYWRITING BY WORD OF MOUTH

SKYWRITING BY WORD OF MOUTH And Other Writings, Including The Ballad of John and Yoko

Lennon, John

New York: Harper and Row Publishers. 1986

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with silver titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine, clean, square and tight...

12811

£45.00

THE BOOK OF NONSENSE

THE BOOK OF NONSENSE Comprising One Hundred and Twelve Humorous Illustrations.

Lear, Edward

London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Ltd.

Early printing. Publisher's burgundy cloth with gilt titles to the spine. A very good copy indeed, the binding a little rubbed and bumped to the extremities but square and firm....

12810

£25.00

THE BRASHER DOUBLOON filmed as TIME TO KILL. The Final Shooting Script.

THE BRASHER DOUBLOON filmed as TIME TO KILL. The Final Shooting Script. Based on the novel The High Window By Raymond Chandler.

Chandler, Raymond; Clarence Upson Young; Brett Halliday

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox. 1942

The Final Shooting Script for the film Time To Kill, based on Raymond Chandler's novel The High Window. Blue card covers stamped in purple with the title "The Brasher Doubloon"...

12804

£1,500.00

MATILDA

MATILDA "Draft Four" of the Script for the 1996 film staring Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson and Rhea Perlman.

Dahl, Roald; Nicholas Kazan; Robin Swicord

Culver City, CA: TriStar Pictures. 1995

An original fourth draft script for the 1996 film, the screenplay written by Nicholas Karzan and Robin Swicord based on the novel by Roald Dahl. Blue paper covers with title...

12803

£650.00

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

Carroll, Lewis (pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson); illustrated by Arthur Rackham

London: William Heinemann. 1907

First edition with these illustrations. Deluxe Limited Edition. Publisher's original white cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt. With 13 tipped-in...

12802

£1,850.00

JONATHAN LIVINGSTON SEAGULL.

JONATHAN LIVINGSTON SEAGULL. Final Draft Director's Screenplay.

Bartlett, Hall; [Richard D. Bach]

Los Angeles: Hall Bartlett Films. 1973

A presentation final draft of the director's screenplay. First edition thus. Presentation binding of blue leather with titles, illustration and gift inscription in gilt to the...

12800

£500.00

VAGHE STELLE DELL'ORSA.

VAGHE STELLE DELL'ORSA.

Visconti, Luchino

Rocca San Casciano: Cappelli editore. 1965

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

12780

£1,100.00

MARILYN MONROE

MARILYN MONROE

Arnold, Eve

London: Halcyon Gallery / Magnum Photos. 2005

A superb limited edition photography book and framed silver gelatine print, housed in a handmade black lacquered box, as issued. Holographic hand numbered certificate signed by...

12755

£1,750.00

A BOOK ABOUT BEER

A BOOK ABOUT BEER

Drinker, A

London: Jonathan Cape. 1934

First edition. Publisher's original brown paper boards with green cloth spine, in dustwrapper. A Very good copy, the binding clean and square, the contents a little spotted but...

12726

£30.00

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