Category: Recent Acquisitions

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LONDON.

LONDON. The Biography

Ackroyd, Peter

London: Chatto and Windus. 2000

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original grey boards with silver titles to spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean...

14675

£45.00

DICKENS

DICKENS

Ackroyd, Peter

London: Sinclair-Stevenson. 1990

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original black boards with gilt titles to spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the...

14674

£50.00

CHATTERTON

CHATTERTON

Ackroyd, Peter

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1987

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine clean, square and tight copy, without previous...

14673

£25.00

FIRST LIGHT

FIRST LIGHT

Ackroyd, Peter

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1989

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original dark blue boards with titles in gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine copy, the...

14672

£25.00

THE NEW CONFESSIONS

THE NEW CONFESSIONS

Boyd, William

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1987

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square and...

14671

£35.00

ARMADILLO

ARMADILLO

Boyd, William

London: Hamish Hamilton 1998

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy, the binding square and tight, the...

14670

£35.00

BRAZZAVILLE BEACH

BRAZZAVILLE BEACH

Boyd, William

London: Sinclair-Stevenson. 1993

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original dark blue cloth with pale blue titles to spine, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding square and...

14669

£30.00

THE BLUE AFTERNOON

THE BLUE AFTERNOON

Boyd, William

London: Sinclair-Stevenson. 1993

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy, the binding square and...

14668

£30.00

THE DESTINY OF NATHALIE AND OTHER STORIES

THE DESTINY OF NATHALIE AND OTHER STORIES

Boyd, William

London: Sinclair-Stevenson. 1995

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's black cloth with gilt to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents...

14666

£25.00

THE QUEST FOR KARLA.

THE QUEST FOR KARLA. Comprising: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Honourable Schoolboy; Smiley's People. With a Postcard Signed By John Le Carré.

Le Carré, John; [pseudonym of David John Moore Cornwell]

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1982

First edition, first printing. Publisher's black paper covered boards and black cloth spine, with titles in blind and silver to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. An...

14664

£95.00

THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND

THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND From the Earliest Times to the Death of George the Second .With A Continuation to The Treaty of Amiens By Charles Coote, LL.D

[Wilberforce, William]; Oliver Goldsmith; Charles Coote; [Samuel Wilberforce]

London: Printed for J. Johnson; R. Badwin; F. C. & J. Rivington; and others. 1809

Tenth edition overall, the first edition with Coote's continuation. Inscribed by William Wilberforce to his son Samuel Wilberforce. Four volumes. Contemporary speckled calf,...

14661

£1,750.00

CHRISTIAN DIOR ET MOI

CHRISTIAN DIOR ET MOI

Dior, Christian; preface by Pierre Gaxotte

Paris: Bibliotheque Amiot-Dumont. 1956

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original grey cloth with black titles to the spine, with the wraparound band. Text in French. Illustrated...

14648

£1,250.00

THE MAN WHO...

THE MAN WHO...

The Detection Club; Catherine Aird; Eric Ambler; Simon Brett; Len Deighton; Antonia Fraser; Michael Gilbert; Reginald Hill; P. D. James; H. R. F. Keating; Peter Lovesey; Ruth Rendell; George Sims; Michael Underwood

Bristol: Scorpion Press. 1992

First edition, signed limited edition. Publisher's original marbled paper covered boards, white calf spine with title in gilt. Top edge silver. Tipped in frontispiece illustration...

14645

£185.00

MAN AND BOY

MAN AND BOY

Rattigan, Terence

London: Hamish Hamilton. 1964

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square...

14644

£150.00

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

Carroll, Lewis [pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson]; illustrated by Harry Rountree

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons. 1908

First edition with these illustrations. Publisher's original blue cloth boards with illustration in colour and titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt. With 92...

14641

£750.00

MAGRITTE: EXHIBITION CATALOGUE 1959.

MAGRITTE: EXHIBITION CATALOGUE 1959. Inscribed By René Magritte To The Artist, Author And Critic Suzi Gablik.

Magritte, René

Brussells: Musée d'Ixelles. 1959

First edition of the exhibition catalogue for the April–May 1959 show "Magritte" at Musée d'Ixelles, Brussells. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's stapled red card covers,...

14638

£2,500.00

19 NINETEEN STORIES

19 NINETEEN STORIES

Greene, Graham

London: William Heinemann. 1947

First edition, first printing. Original dark blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very near fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents with a...

14637

£325.00

YOUNG LONDON: PERMISSIVE PARADISE

YOUNG LONDON: PERMISSIVE PARADISE

Habicht, Frank

London: George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd. 1969

First edition, first printing. Original navy blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with 91 black and white photographs throughout. A better than...

14634

£275.00

RIP VAN WINKLE

RIP VAN WINKLE

Rackham, Arthur illustrates; Washington Irving

London: William Heinemann. 1905

First edition, first printing with these illustrations. Publisher's original light green cloth boards with gilt titles and illustration to the upper board and spine, in...

14622

£1,850.00

THE HAPPY RETURN

THE HAPPY RETURN

Forester, C. S.

London: Michael Joseph. 1937

First edition, first printing. Original green cloth with silver titles to the spine, in the Rowland Hilder illustrated dustwrapper. A lovely very near fine copy, the binding...

14607

£600.00

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