Category: Recent Acquisitions

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THE SPY WHO LOVED ME

THE SPY WHO LOVED ME

Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. 1962

First edition, first impression. Original black cloth with blind-stamped dagger, the blade in silver to upper board, titles in silver to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent...

13497

£375.00

ARIEL

ARIEL

Plath, Sylvia

London: Faber & Faber. 1965

First edition, first printing. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine, clean and tight copy, the binding square and unfaded, the...

13496

£475.00

THE CHIMES:

THE CHIMES: A Goblin Story Of Some Bells That Rang An Old Year Out And A New Year In.

Dickens, Charles

London: Chapman & Hall.

First edition. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the upper board and spine. All edges gilt. Frontispiece, engraved title page and 11 further engravings in the...

13495

£375.00

CHRISTMAS TALES. A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Cricket on The Hearth, The Haunted Man,

CHRISTMAS TALES. A Christmas Carol, The Chimes, The Cricket on The Hearth, The Haunted Man, A Christmas Tree, What Christmas Is As We Grow Older, The Poor Relation's Story, The Seven Poor Travellers, The Holly Tree and Doctor Marigold.

Dickens, Charles; illustrated by H. M. Brock

London: George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd. 1932

First edition thus. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine and black titles to the upper board, in dustwrapper. Illustrated throughout with 16 full page...

13494

£125.00

THE COLOSSUS

THE COLOSSUS And Other Poems.

Plath, Sylvia

London: William Heinemann. 1960

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

13491

£3,000.00

TEN LITTLE NIGGERS

TEN LITTLE NIGGERS

Christie, Agatha

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1939

Second issue of the 1939 first edition. Both the book and dustwrapper are identical to that of the first printing with the exception of the lack of a date on the copyright page of...

13490

£1,450.00

FOUR QUARTETS comprising EAST COKER, BURNT NORTON, THE DRY SALVAGES and LITTLE GIDDING

FOUR QUARTETS comprising EAST COKER, BURNT NORTON, THE DRY SALVAGES and LITTLE GIDDING

Eliot, T. S.

London: Faber and Faber. 1940

First editions, first impressions. Four volumes. An excellent near fine set in the publisher's original card wrappers. All are stapled as issued with the exception of Little...

13488

£950.00

RICH IS THE TREASURE

RICH IS THE TREASURE

Procter, Maurice

London: Hutchinson. 1952

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A better than very good copy, the binding firm with a little...

13487

£45.00

THE TICKER-TAPE MURDER

THE TICKER-TAPE MURDER

Propper, Milton M.

London: Faber and Faber. 1930

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original black cloth with green titles to the spine. Without the rare dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding square and firm with...

13486

£45.00

THE ORACLE

THE ORACLE

O'Connor, Edwin

London: Reinhardt and Evans.

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original grey / green cloth with blue titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm...

13485

£45.00

NO TARGET FOR BOWMAN

NO TARGET FOR BOWMAN

Howard, Hartley

London: Collins. 1951

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original burgundy coloured cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the...

13484

£30.00

EXTORTION

EXTORTION

Howard, Hartley

London: Collins. 1951

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original burgundy coloured cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the...

13483

£30.00

SONGS AND BALLADS OF ROBERT BURNS

SONGS AND BALLADS OF ROBERT BURNS

Burns, Robert; illustrated by Monro S. Orr.

London and Edinburgh: T. N. Foulis. 1913

First edition with these illustrations. Large 8vo. Beautifully bound by Henderson & Bisset of Edinburgh in full blue morocco titled in gilt to the upper board and spine. All edges...

13481

£175.00

MELORA

MELORA

Eberhart, Mignon G.

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1960

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

13480

£20.00

THE LAST DECEPTION

THE LAST DECEPTION

Howard, Hartley

London: Collins. 1951

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original burgundy coloured cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and...

13479

£30.00

RANDALL AND THE RIVER OF TIME

RANDALL AND THE RIVER OF TIME

Forester, C. S.

London: Michael Joseph. 1951

First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean...

13478

£40.00

THE MACHINERIES OF JOY

THE MACHINERIES OF JOY

Bradbury, Ray

London: Rupert Hart-Davis 1964

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean...

13477

£45.00

DANGEROUS LEGACY

DANGEROUS LEGACY

Coxe, George Harmon

London: Hammond and Hammond. 1960

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original light green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine clean and square copy, without...

13476

£30.00

THE LOTUS AND THE WIND

THE LOTUS AND THE WIND

Masters, John

London: Michael Joseph. 1953

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original brown cloth with silver and red titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine clean and square copy, without...

13474

£40.00

AIR BRIDGE

AIR BRIDGE

Innes, Hammond

London: Collins. 1951

First edition, first printing. Original purple cloth with gilt titles to spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the binding square and firm with a little bumping at...

13473

£45.00

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