Category: Recent Acquisitions

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PETER PAN AND WENDY

PETER PAN AND WENDY

Barrie, J. M.; illustrated by Debra McFarlane

London: The Folio Society. 2006

First edition with these illustrations, first printing. Illustrated with 12 tipped in colour plates and numerous black and white line drawings by Debra McFarlane. Publisher's blue...

13719

£95.00

MUMMY'S BEDTIME STORY BOOK

MUMMY'S BEDTIME STORY BOOK

King, Jessie M. writing as "Marion"

London: Cecil Palmer. 1929

First edition, first printing. Original pictorial paper covered boards. Illustrated endpapers, 12 full-page coloured illustrations and further smaller colour illustrations to...

13718

£950.00

PEER GYNT

PEER GYNT

Ibsen, Henrik; illustrated by Arthur Rackham

London: George G. Harrap. 1936

First edition. Deluxe edition. Signed by Arthur Rackham. Publisher's original full vellum with titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. Colour frontispiece and 11 further...

13717

£1,450.00

WATERLAND

WATERLAND

Swift, Graham

London: William Heinemann. 1983

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, marginal softening to spine tips, the binding firm, the...

13715

£75.00

THE LITTLE FRIEND

THE LITTLE FRIEND

Tartt, Donna

London: Bloomsbury. 2002

First UK edition, first printing. Original black cloth with copper-toned titles to spine in original pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. No inscriptions or...

13713

£25.00

ALL POINTS NORTH

ALL POINTS NORTH

Armitage, Simon

London: Viking. 1998

First edition, first printing. Orginal burgundy cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. No inscriptions or markings and no...

13711

£35.00

LAURENCE STERNE: A LIFE

LAURENCE STERNE: A LIFE

Campbell Ross, Ian [Laurence Sterne]

Oxford: The Oxford University Press. 2001

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. No inscriptions or stamps and no loose or...

13710

£25.00

THE FALLS

THE FALLS

Rankin, Ian

London: Orion. 2001

First edition, first printing. Original black cloth with silver titles to spine in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy (pages marginally darkening to edges) in fine dustwrapper....

13709

£40.00

LONDON FIELDS

LONDON FIELDS

Amis, Martin

London: Jonathan Cape. 1989

First edition, first printing. Original grey boards with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy with no inscriptions or stamps in the very near fine clean and...

13708

£25.00

CHOCOLAT

CHOCOLAT

Harris, Joanne

London: Doubleday 1999

First edition, first printing. Original purple cloth with gilt titles to spine in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy, pages a little darkened, without inscriptions, stamps, loose...

13707

£45.00

HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE; HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS; HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN, HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE; HARRY POTTER AND THE ORDER OF THE PHOENIX.

HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE; HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS; HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN, HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE; HARRY POTTER AND THE ORDER OF THE PHOENIX. Five Volumes, Each Title Signed By J. K. Rowling.

Rowling, J. K.

London: Bloomsbury. 2003

Early printings of the first five Harry Potter books. Each book signed by J. K. Rowling. Five volumes. Publisher's original pictorial boards, in the original dustwrapper. Housed...

13705

£3,250.00

OUR MAN IN HAVANA

OUR MAN IN HAVANA

Greene, Graham

London: William Heinemann. 1958

First edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy. The blue cloth binding remains square and bright, the...

13704

£170.00

FIELDS OF HEATHER

FIELDS OF HEATHER A Superintendent Gently Suspense Novel.

Hunter, Alan

London: Constable Crime. 1981

First edition, first printing. The author's own copy. Publisher's original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and...

13700

£60.00

AMOROUS LEANDER

AMOROUS LEANDER A Superintendent Gently Suspense Novel.

Hunter, Alan

London: Constable Crime. 1983

First edition, first printing. The author's own copy. Publisher's original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the binding...

13699

£75.00

TRAITOR'S END

TRAITOR'S END A Superintendent Gently Suspense Novel.

Hunter, Alan

London: Constable Crime. 1988

First edition, first printing. The author's own copy. Publisher's original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the binding...

13698

£75.00

THE CHELSEA GHOST

THE CHELSEA GHOST A Superintendent Gently Novel of Suspense

Hunter, Alan

London: Constable Crime. 1987

First edition, first printing. The author's own copy. Publisher's original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and...

13694

£75.00

WATCHING MY NAME GO BY

WATCHING MY NAME GO BY

Kurlansky, Mervyn; Jon Naar; text by Norman Mailer

London: Mathews, Miller, Dunbar Ltd. 1974

First edition, first printing. UK issue with text in English. Publisher's original pictorial card covers. Illustrated in colour throughout. An attractive better than very good...

13693

£120.00

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM

Fitzgerald, Edward translates (English); Mohammad Al Sabai translates (Arabic); illustrated by Hussein Gaman

London: The Royal College Of Art / The Lion And Unicorn Press. 1974

First edition with these illustrations. Text in English and Arabic. Illustrated in black and white throughout. Publisher's original white boards with titles in black and gilt to...

13692

£75.00

THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS. A Christmas Carol; The Chimes: A Goblin Story; The Cricket On The Hearth: A Fairy Tale Of Home; The Battle Of Life: A Love Story; The Haunted Man and The Ghosts Bargain.

THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS. A Christmas Carol; The Chimes: A Goblin Story; The Cricket On The Hearth: A Fairy Tale Of Home; The Battle Of Life: A Love Story; The Haunted Man and The Ghosts Bargain. A Reprint Of The First Editions, With The Illustrations, And An Introduction, Biographical And Bibliographical By Charles Dickens The Younger.

Dickens, Charles

London: Macmillan and Company Limited. 1902

Early edition. Five books in one volume (as issued). Illustrated throughout. Beautifully bound in half leather, the spine with five raised bands, the titles and decorated...

13691

£195.00

GENTLY WITH THE INNOCENTS

GENTLY WITH THE INNOCENTS

Hunter, Alan

London: Cassell and Company Ltd. 1970

First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author to his daughter. Original grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely near fine copy, the binding...

13688

£165.00

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