Category: Recent Acquisitions

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THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

Grahame, Kenneth

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1908

First edition, first printing. Original blue-green cloth with gilt illustration and title to the front and spine, in the first state dustwrapper. Black and white frontispiece by...

14434

£40,000.00

GOOD-BYE TO ALL THAT

GOOD-BYE TO ALL THAT

Graves, Robert

London: Jonathan Cape. 1929

First edition, first printing [first state]. Original salmon coloured cloth, with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the cloth clean, fresh...

14433

£2,250.00

LOVE LIES BLEEDING

LOVE LIES BLEEDING A Detective Story.

Crispin, Edmund (pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery)

London: Gollancz. 1948

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square and firm, the contents with a...

14432

£75.00

FEN COUNTRY

FEN COUNTRY

Crispin, Edmund (pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery); foreword by Philip Larkin

London: Victor Gollancz. 1979

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean...

14431

£25.00

THE GLIMPSES OF THE MOON

THE GLIMPSES OF THE MOON

Crispin, Edmund (pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery)

London: Gollancz. 1977

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square and bright, the contents with a small...

14430

£20.00

OCTOPUSSY AND THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS

OCTOPUSSY AND THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS

Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. 1966

First edition, first impression, first state. Original black cloth with silver titles to the upper board and spine, in the first state dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the...

14429

£100.00

WIN, LOSE OR DIE

WIN, LOSE OR DIE

Gardner, John; [Ian Fleming]

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1989

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

14427

£35.00

THE LONG DIVORCE.

THE LONG DIVORCE. A Detective Story.

Crispin, Edmund (pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery)

London: Victor Gollancz. 1951

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding square and firm, the cloth bright and...

14425

£75.00

BURIED FOR PLEASURE.

BURIED FOR PLEASURE. A Detective Story

Crispin, Edmund (pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery)

London: Victor Gollancz. 1948

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding square and firm, the cloth without...

14423

£150.00

SWAN SONG.

SWAN SONG. A Detective Story

Crispin, Edmund (pseudonym of Robert Bruce Montgomery)

London: Victor Gollancz. 1947

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square and firm, the cloth with a little fading at...

14422

£175.00

REMAINS OF ELMET

REMAINS OF ELMET

Hughes, Ted; photographs by Fay Godwin

London: Faber and Faber. 1994

First edition, first printing. Hardcover issue. Publisher's black paper-covered boards with grey cloth spine lettered in black, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with black and white...

14418

£95.00

CROW.

CROW. From the Life and Songs of the Crow.

Hughes, Ted

London: Faber and Faber. 1970

First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the binding clean and square, the contents with...

14416

£75.00

THE IRON MAN

THE IRON MAN

Hughes, Ted; illustrated by George Adamson

London: Faber and Faber. 1967

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original pictorial boards, in the George Adamson illustrated dustwrapper. Illustrated in black and white throughout. A very good copy,...

14414

£450.00

COLLECTED POEMS

COLLECTED POEMS

Hughes, Ted; edited by Paul Keegan

London: Faber and Faber 2003

First edition thus. Limited issue. Thick octavo. Publisher's original orange paper-covered boards, dark blue cloth spine with titles in gilt against a red background. Housed in...

14413

£325.00

TALES FROM OVID:

TALES FROM OVID: Twenty Four Passages from the Metamorphoses.

Hughes, Ted

London: Faber and Faber 1998

First edition. Limited issue. Signed by the author. Publisher's original quarter grey cloth over olive paper-covered boards, orange paper label with titles in black to spine....

14412

£375.00

ADAM AND THE SACRED NINE

ADAM AND THE SACRED NINE

Hughes, Ted; illustrated by Leonard Baskin

London: The Rainbow Press. 1978

First edition. Freida Hughes' copy. Signed by the author. Publisher's original full blue calf (by Gray of Cambridge) in the blue cloth slipcase. Frontispiece illustration by...

14410

£750.00

THE HAWK IN THE RAIN

THE HAWK IN THE RAIN

Hughes, Ted

London: Faber and Faber 1968

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

14408

£475.00

THE TRUMPET IS MINE.

THE TRUMPET IS MINE. By the author of Sagittarius Rising.

Lewis, Cecil

London: Peter Davies. 1938

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original grey cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Photographic frontispiece. An excellent very near fine copy, the...

14407

£275.00

THUNDERBALL

THUNDERBALL

Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. 1961

First edition, first impression. Original black cloth with blind-stamped skeletal hand design to upper board and titles in gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy,...

14406

£1,100.00

RATBURGER

RATBURGER

Walliams, David; illustrated by Tony Ross

London: Harper Collins. 2012

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author and the illustrator. Publisher's original pictorial boards, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with ink wash drawings by Tony Ross...

14405

£125.00

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