Category: Recent Acquisitions

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LETTERS

LETTERS To His Family And Friends

Tchehov, Anton [Chekhov]; translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett

London: Chatto and Windus. 1920

First English edition, first printing. Original black cloth with paper label with black titles to spine. A very good indeed square copy, the label a little rubbed. Internally the...

14081

£35.00

THE LIFE AND STRANGE SUPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK

THE LIFE AND STRANGE SUPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK

Defoe, Daniel; illustrated by Edward Gordon Craig

London: The Basilisk Press. 1979

First edition thus. Limited Edition. With an original Edward Gordon Craig print bound in at the rear, as issued. Wood engravings throughout. Quarter dark blue goatskin with cream...

14079

£360.00

THE GREEN SHIP

THE GREEN SHIP

Blake, Quentin

London: Jonathan Cape. 1998

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original glazed pictorial boards. Illustrated in colour throughout by Quentin Blake. A lovely fine, clean and bright copy.

14078

£125.00

THE HIGHWAY RAT

THE HIGHWAY RAT

Donaldson, Julia; illustrated by Axel Scheffler

London: Scholastic (Alison Green Books). 2011

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author and illustrator. Hardcover issue. Publisher's original pictorial boards, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine copy, complete with...

14077

£100.00

THE WORKS: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY and PERSUASION.

THE WORKS: SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, EMMA, MANSFIELD PARK, NORTHANGER ABBEY and PERSUASION.

Austen, Jane (illustrated by C. E. Brock and edited by Reginald Brimley Johnson)

London: J. M Dent. 1905

Ten volumes. Early editions of the 1898 first C. E. Brock illustrated edition. Northanger Abbey (Volume IX) fifth edition November 1904. Pride and Prejudice (Volumes III and IV)...

14074

£650.00

MEDUSA.

MEDUSA. A Story of Mystery and Ecstasy and Strange Horror.

Visiak, E. H.

London: Victor Gollancz. 1929

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original black cloth with green titles to the spine. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and...

14072

£950.00

ROOMS OF MYSTERY

ROOMS OF MYSTERY

O'Donnell, Elliott

London: Phillip Allan. 1931

First edition, first printing. Publisher's black cloth with green titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Avery good or better copy, the binding square and firm, the contents spotted...

14069

£400.00

CLASSICS OF THE MACABRE.

CLASSICS OF THE MACABRE. Comprising The Apple Tree, The Birds, The Blue Lenses, The Alibi, Don't Look Now and Not After Midnight.

Du Maurier, Daphne; illustrated by Michael Foreman

London: Victor Gollancz. 1987

First edition. Limited Edition. Signed by the author and the artist. Publisher's original purple cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper and housed in the grey cloth...

14068

£450.00

FOR MAURICE.

FOR MAURICE. Five Unlikely Stories.

Lee, Vernon

London: The Bodley Head. 1927

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

14067

£325.00

PORT OF CALL.

PORT OF CALL. Love and Murder in Algeria.

Thomson, Christine Campbell

London: Philip Allan. 1936

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

14064

£375.00

THE CURSE OF LONO

THE CURSE OF LONO

Thompson, Hunter S.; illustrated by Ralph Steadman

Koln: Taschen. 2005

First hardcover edition. Signed Limited Edition. publisher's original white cloth with Steadman illustration to the upper cover and titles in black to the spine. Housed in an...

14059

£700.00

MR. STINK

MR. STINK

Walliams, David; illustrated by Quentin Blake

London: Harper Collins. 2009

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

14058

£90.00

MISS BANNISTER'S GIRLS.

MISS BANNISTER'S GIRLS. An Acidulous Novel.

Tanner, Louise

New York: Farrar, Straus and Company. 1963

First edition, first printing. Publisher's orange paper covered boards and black cloth spine titled in orange, red and white, in dustwrapper. An excellent the binding square and...

14057

£35.00

FAMILY GHOSTS AND GHOSTLY PHENOMENA

FAMILY GHOSTS AND GHOSTLY PHENOMENA

O'Donnell, Elliott

London: Philip Allan. 1933

First edition, first printing. Publisher's first state black cloth with green titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the...

14056

£425.00

MICKELSSON'S GHOSTS

MICKELSSON'S GHOSTS

Gardner, John; illustrated with photographs by Joel Gardner

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1982

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original white cloth with metallic green titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and...

14055

£35.00

WE BOMBED IN NEW HAVEN.

WE BOMBED IN NEW HAVEN. A Play.

Heller, Joseph

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1968

First edition, first printing. Original burgundy coloured cloth with silver and pink titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. Bright pink top-stain. An excellent near...

14054

£25.00

LAST DITCH

LAST DITCH

Marsh, Ngaio

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1977

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

14053

£15.00

BELT OF SUSPICION

BELT OF SUSPICION

Wakefield, H. Russell

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1936

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original orange cloth with titles in black to the spine, in the supplied first state dustwrapper. A good only copy, the binding soiled...

14052

£1,250.00

PICTURES AND CONVERSATIONS.

PICTURES AND CONVERSATIONS. Chapters Of An Autobiography and Other Collected Writings.

Bowen, Elizabeth; foreword by Spencer Curtis Brown

London: Allen Lane. 1975

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the binding square and firm with a...

14051

£25.00

IN THE MIDDLE OF THE FIELDS AND OTHER STORIES

IN THE MIDDLE OF THE FIELDS AND OTHER STORIES

Lavin, Mary

London: Constable and Co. Ltd. 1967

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

14050

£40.00

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