Category: Recent Acquisitions

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THIS LAST TYCOON. An Unfinished Novel.

THIS LAST TYCOON. An Unfinished Novel.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott; edited with an introduction by Edmund Wilson

London: The Grey Walls Press. 1948

First UK edition. Publisher's original yellow cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the McConnell illustrated dustwrapper. A lovely near fine clean copy, the binding square and...

13834

£220.00

THIS SIDE OF PARADISE

THIS SIDE OF PARADISE

Fitzgerald, F. Scott

London: The Grey Walls Press. 1948

First edition thus. Publisher's original grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean...

13833

£140.00

THE DOORS OF PERCEPTION

THE DOORS OF PERCEPTION

Huxley, Aldous

London: Chatto and Windus. 1954

First edition. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the John Woodcock illustrated dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents...

13831

£175.00

THE BROTHERS

THE BROTHERS

Wells, H. G.

London: Chatto and Windus. 1938

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the Harold Jones illustrated dustwrapper. Top edge blue. A lovely fine copy, the...

13830

£60.00

MISS LONELYHEARTS

MISS LONELYHEARTS

West, Nathaniel; with a preface by Alan Ross

London: The Grey Walls Press. 1949

First UK edition, first printing. Original red cloth with black titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents...

13829

£80.00

THE LOVE DEPARTMENT

THE LOVE DEPARTMENT

Trevor, William

London: The Bodley Head. 1966

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original blue cloth boards with titles in gilt to the spine, in the Stephen Russ illustrated dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the...

13828

£75.00

MAY WE BORROW YOUR HUSBAND?

MAY WE BORROW YOUR HUSBAND? And Other Comedies of The Sexual Life.

Greene, Graham

London: The Bodley Head. 1967

First edition, first printing. Original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in the Stephen Russ illustrated dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight,...

13827

£60.00

THE RUBÁIYÁT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

THE RUBÁIYÁT OF OMAR KHAYYAM The Astronomer-Poet Of Persia.

Fitzgerald, Edward translates; illustrated by Otway McCannell

London: Ward Lock and Co., Ltd. 1953

First edition with these illustrations. Publisher's original greey cloth with titles in red to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. 12mo. 63pp. Illustrated with 8 plates in...

13826

£35.00

POWERFUL BABIES.

POWERFUL BABIES. Keith Haring's Impact On Artists Today.

Haring, Keith;

Stockholm: Art And Theory Publishing. 2015

First edition. Publisher's original white card covers, printed in black in the bright pink dustwrapper. Small 4to. 136pp. Illustrated in colour throughout. Text in Swedish and...

13825

£20.00

NEAR THE OCEAN

NEAR THE OCEAN

Lowell, Robert; illustrated by Sidney Nolan

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1967

First edition. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine and in blind to the upper board, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with full page drawings to the title...

13824

£30.00

NETI NETI

NETI NETI (Not This - Not That)

Beckett, L. C.; [Ceri Giraldus Richards]

Cornwall: The Ark Press. Distributed by John M. Watkins. 1955

First edition, first printing. Signed Limited Edition. Inscribed Presentation Copy. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine. A very good...

13822

£225.00

THE HISTORY OF THE TENTH FOOT (THE LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT).

THE HISTORY OF THE TENTH FOOT (THE LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT).

Lee, Albert

Aldershot: Published for the Regimental Committee by Gale & Polden Ltd. 1911

First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's dark green cloth with Regimental crest stamped in gilt to the upper board and titles in gilt to the spine. Large octavo. Volume I: 438pp,...

13821

£160.00

BRITAIN'S SEA-SOLDIERS

BRITAIN'S SEA-SOLDIERS A History of the Royal Marines and their Predecessors and of their Services in Action, Ashore and Afloat, and upon Sundry other Occasions of Moment.

Field, Colonel Cyril; foreword by Admiral of the Fleet, Earl Beatty

Liverpool: The Lyceum Press. 1924

First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original blue buckram with titles in gilt to the upper boards and spine. Quarto. Volume I: 324pp, 11 colour illustrations, 55 half-tone...

13820

£285.00

MEDALS OF THE BRITISH NAVY AND HOW THEY WERE WON

MEDALS OF THE BRITISH NAVY AND HOW THEY WERE WON With A List Of Those Officers Who For Their Gallant Conduct Were Granted Honorary Swords And Plate By The Committee Of The Patriotic Fund.

Long, W. H.

London: Norie & Wilson; Porstmouth: W. H. Long.

First edition. Publisher's original blue cloth boards with titles in gilt to the spine. top edge gilt. Octavo. 450pp. With 21 colour plates and 11 illustrations throughout the...

13819

£175.00

THE KING'S OWN.

THE KING'S OWN. The Story Of A Royal Regiment. Volume One 1680-1814; Volume Two 1814-1914.

Cowper, Colonel L. I.

Oxford: Printed for the Regiment at the University Press. 1939

First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in plain original glassine dustwrappers. Volume I: 552pp. 21pp of illustrations and 39...

13818

£125.00

LUCKNOW AND OUDE IN THE MUTINY.

LUCKNOW AND OUDE IN THE MUTINY. A Narrative And A Study.

Innes, Lieut.-General McLeod

London: A. D. Innes and Co.

First edition. Publisher's original red cloth with titles in gilt to the spine. Octavo. 340pp. With 14 illustrations including the frontispiece with tissue guard, 8 double-page...

13817

£95.00

THE SIKHS AND THE SIKH WARS:

THE SIKHS AND THE SIKH WARS: The Rise, conquest, And Annexation Of The Punjab State.

Gough, Gen. Sir Charles; and Arthur D. Innes

London: A. D. Innes.

First edition. Publisher's original burgundy cloth with titles in gilt to the spine. Large octavo. 304pp. With 13 maps and plans, mostly folding and some in colour. A better than...

13816

£220.00

THE HISTORY OF THE 91st ARGYLLSHIRE HIGHLANDERS.

THE HISTORY OF THE 91st ARGYLLSHIRE HIGHLANDERS. Now the 1st Battalion Princess Louise's (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders).

Dunn-Pattison, R. P.

London: William Blackwood and Sons. 1910

First edition. Publisher's original green cloth with Regimental crest blocked in gilt to the upper board, and titles in gilt to the spine. Top edge gilt. Large quarto. 433pp. With...

13815

£200.00

THE NINTH QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS 1715-1936

THE NINTH QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS 1715-1936

Sheppard, Major E. W.; foreword by Desmond J. E. Beale-Browne

Aldershot: Gale and Polden. 1939

First edition. Signed Presentation Copy. Subscriber's edition. Publisher's original dark blue cloth with Regimental crest blocked in gilt to the upper board and titles in gilt to...

13814

£225.00

HISTORY OF THE 12th (THE SUFFOLK) REGIMENT 1685-1913

HISTORY OF THE 12th (THE SUFFOLK) REGIMENT 1685-1913

Webb, Lieut.-Colonel E. A. H.

London: Spottiswoode & Co. Ltd. 1914

First edition. Publisher's original half burgundy morocco gilt with the Regimental crest blocked in gilt to centre of spine and upper cover, titles in gilt to the spine. Top edge...

13813

£65.00

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