Category: Recent Acquisitions

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THE BARRACKS

THE BARRACKS

McGahern, John

London: Faber and Faber. 1963

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding clean and square, the contents...

12933

£325.00

NOTRE DAME;

NOTRE DAME; A Tale Of The "Ancien Régime". [The Hunchback of Notre-Dame]

Hugo, Victor; translated by William Hazlitt the younger

London: Effingham Wilson.

First English edition, first printing. Three volumes. The Manney Copy. Contemporary black half calf over marbled boards. Spines tooled in gilt and blind with red calf labels...

12931

£5,250.00

THE MISSION SONG

THE MISSION SONG

Le Carre, John

London: Hodder and Stoughton. 2006

First edition, first printing. Signed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine, square and tight copy without...

12930

£65.00

SUCH, SUCH WERE THE JOYS

SUCH, SUCH WERE THE JOYS

Orwell, George [pseudonym of Eric Arthur Blair]

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company. 1953

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

12929

£65.00

BABAR LOSES HIS CROWN

BABAR LOSES HIS CROWN

de Brunhoff, Laurent

New York: Beginner Books / Random House. 1967

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original laminated boards, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding bright and square, the contents clean throughout and...

12928

£45.00

THE SEA-HAWK

THE SEA-HAWK Illustrated With Scenes From The Photoplay. A First National Picture Produced By Frank Lloyd.

Sabatini, Rafael

New York: Grosset and Dunlap. 1924

First photoplay edition. Publisher's original light blue cloth with dark blue titles to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A very good or better copy, the binding clean...

12926

£100.00

THE BUTTERFLY TREE

THE BUTTERFLY TREE

Bell, Robert; Andy Warhol

Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company. 1959

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Original black cloth with orange spine titled in black, in the Andy Warhol designed dustwrapper. An excellent near fine...

12925

£325.00

HOME IS ON TOP OF A DOG HOUSE

HOME IS ON TOP OF A DOG HOUSE

Schulz, Charles M.

San Francisco: Determined Productions. 1966

First edition, first printing. Publisher's pictorial paper covered boards, in dustwrapper. A near fine copy, the binding clean and square, the contents without previous owner's...

12920

£35.00

PEANUTS COOK BOOK

PEANUTS COOK BOOK

Schulz, Charles M. illustrates; June Dutton

San Francisco: Determined Productions. 1969

First edition, first printing. Publisher's pictorial paper covered boards, in dustwrapper. A very good copy, the binding clean and square, the contents without previous owner's...

12919

£40.00

THE GUN CLUB DRINK BOOK

THE GUN CLUB DRINK BOOK Being a More Or Less Discursive Account of Alcoholic Beverages, Their Formulae and Uses, Together With Some Observations on the Mixing of Drinks.

Browne, Charles; illustrated by Leonard Holton

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1939

First edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation copy. Publisher's red cloth illustrated and with titles in white to the upper board and spine. Illustrated in black and white...

12918

£375.00

COACHING DAYS AND COACHING WAYS

COACHING DAYS AND COACHING WAYS

Thomson, Hugh and Herbert Railton illustrates; W. Outram Tristram

London: Macmillan and Co.

First edition. Beautiful arts and crafts binding of full red morocco by Cuneo. Five raised bands and gilt titles to the spine, boards ruled in gilt and black. Gilt inner borders,...

12917

£275.00

NEW RELIGION

NEW RELIGION

Hirst, Damien; interview by Sean O'Hagan

London: Other Criteria / Paul Stolper. 2006

First edition, first printing. Publisher's illustrated boards with titles in gilt to the spine. No dustwrapper issued. Illustrated in colour throughout. Eleven page interview with...

12916

£25.00

DAMIEN HIRST.

DAMIEN HIRST. Pictures From The Saatchi Gallery. 28 Tablets

Hirst, Damien

London: Booth-Clibborn Editions. 2001

First edition. Publisher's original blue boards with yellow cloth spine, titles in black and white to the upper board and spine. No dust jacket issued. Illustrated in colour...

12915

£30.00

KIKU:

KIKU: Exhibition Catalogue for the 1983 / 1984 Andy Warhol Retrospective held At Tokyo's Gendai Hanga Center. Containing An Original Screenprint.

Warhol, Andy

Tokyo: Gendai Hanga Center. 1984

First edition. Publisher's grey cloth boards with silver titles to the upper board and spine. No dustwrapper issued. Illustrated in colour and black and white throughout and with...

12914

£2,000.00

27 WAGONS FULL OF COTTON

27 WAGONS FULL OF COTTON And Other Plays

Williams, Tennessee

London: John Lehmann. 1949

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original pink cloth with gilt titles over black to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and...

12913

£40.00

MISS LONELYHEARTS

MISS LONELYHEARTS

West, Nathaniel; with a preface by Alan Ross

London: The Grey Walls Press. 1949

First UK edition, first printing. Original blue cloth with silver titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent very near fine clean and bright copy, the binding square and...

12912

£75.00

ENQUIRY

ENQUIRY

Francis, Dick

London: Michael Joseph. 1969

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

12911

£75.00

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS

THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS

Keats, John; edited with an introduction and textual notes by H. Buxton Forman, C.B.

London: Humphrey Milford 1914

Enlarged edition on India paper. Beautifully bound in brown morocco by Riviere and Son. Decorative panelled tooling to the upper and lower boards, three raised bands and titles in...

12910

£275.00

SEDUCTION OF THE MINOTAUR

SEDUCTION OF THE MINOTAUR

Nin, Anais

London: Peter Owen Limited. 1961

First UK edition. Publisher's original orange cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding clean and square with a little bumping...

12909

£45.00

OUT FOR THE KILL

OUT FOR THE KILL

Gilbert, Anthony; pseudonym of Lucy Beatrice Malleson

London: Collins, The Crime Club. 1960

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

12908

£65.00

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