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Milanese Lace, An Introduction

Patricia Read, and Lucy Kincaid
Batsford, London, 1992
£30.00
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Visual Introduction to Bucks Point Lace

Geraldine Stott
Batsford, London, 1985
£20.00
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Soviet Georgia

A 1970s guide to the history, people and industry of the Soviet republic
M Schwarzman (translator)
Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1972
£10.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Five Nadine Gordimer first editions

Friday's Footprint, Not For Publication, Selected Stories, Burger's Daughter, and The Essential Gesture
Nadine Gordimer
Various, London and New York, n.d.
£20.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Five John O'Hara first editions

Hell Box, Pipe Night, Pal Joey, Assembly, & And Other Stories
John O'Hara
Various, London, n.d.
£20.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Mysterious Miss Morrisot

The first US edition of Valentine Williams' Mannequin in an original 1930 dustwrapper
Valentine Williams
Houghton, Mifflin & Co, Boston, 1930
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Kim

First edition, 1901, a particularly good copy
Rudyard Kipling
Macmillan, London, 1901
Sold
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Control of the Drink Trade

"A Contribution to National Efficiency 1915–1917". A study of state regulation of booze during the Great War
Henry Carter, with a preface by Lord D'Abernon
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1918
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Social Organization of Strikes

A study of delicate balance between apparent industrial peace and manifest conflict
Eric Batstone, with Ian Boraston and Stephen Frenkel
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1978
£20.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

African Socialism

Writing on the future of a socialist Africa from Fenner Brockway
Fenner Brockway
Bodley Head, London, 1963
£20.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Eros and Civilization

A Philosophical Inquiry into Freud
Herbert Marcuse
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1956
£30.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Carnations, Picotees, and the Wild and Garden Pinks

In a fine half-vellum binding by Truslove and Hanson, owned & signed by Mary Ashley
Various, edited by E T Cook
Country Life, London, 1905
£50.00
Gardening | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Association Copy

Spies (Signed copy)

Signed by Michael Frayn, full-leather edition
Michael Frayn
The Easton Press, Norwalk, Conneticut, 2011
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Oberfohren Memorandum

What German Conservatives thought about the Reichstag fire (1933)
Ernst Oberfohren
German Information Bureau, London, 1933
£15.00
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

Autobiographica (Signed copy)

Signed by John R Biggs; his Graphic Works, Books, Engravings, Paintings, Carvings, etc. 1929–1974
John R Biggs
Brighton Polytechnic, Brighton, 1974
£25.00
Art | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

From Snowdon to the Sea

1894; Welsh tales of hauntings, folklore and legend
Marie Trevelyan
John Hogg, London, 1894
£22.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Selected H.D. Poems

The Modernist poetry of Hilda Doolittle
Hilda Doolitte, edited by Louis L Martz
Carcanet, Manchester, 1989
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

George Herbert, His Religion and Art (Signed copy)

Signed by Joseph H Summers
Joseph H Summers
Chatto & Windus, London, 1954
£15.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Member of the Wedding

First US edition of Carson McCullers' classic
Carson McCullers
Houghton, Mifflin & Co, Boston, 1946
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Mr Attlee, An Interim Biography (Signed copy)

Signed by Roy Jenkins, his study of Clement Attlee
Roy Jenkins
William Heinemann, London, 1948
£40.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Life and Death of Mary Wollstonecraft (Signed copy)

Signed by Claire Tomalin
Claire Tomalin
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1974
Sold
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Letters of Lewis Carroll

A very good set from Morton Cohen's own collection with a congratulatory letter from the National Endowment for the Humanities dated 1979
Morton N Cohen, with the assistance of Roger Lancelyn Green
Macmillan, London, 1979
£50.00
Lewis Carroll | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

The Knowledge of Medals

A rare 1697 first edition of Louis Jobert's classic numismatic treatise.
Louis Jobert, translated by Roger Gale
William Rogers, London, 1697
£350.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

With Lord Stratford in the Crimean War (Signed copy)

Inscribed by James Henry Skene, aide to Stratford Canning, British Ambassador to the Ottoman Empire
James Henry Skene
Richard Bentley, London, 1883
£60.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Journal of the Printing-Office at Strawberry Hill

Limited edition, "Now First Printed from the MS. of Horace Walpole"
Horace Walpole, with notes by Paget Toynbee
Constable, London, 1923
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions | Leather Bound

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