Browse by Date—1900–1949

This Jewel Remains

A photographic record of the Exeter Baedeker raid of May 1942
M C B Hoare, compiler
The Western Times Co, Exeter, 1947
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Everybody's Book of Fate and Fortune

Astrology, astro-suggestion, phrenology, graphology, numerology, chirognomy etc
Edward Lyndoe
Odhams Press, London, 1935
Paranormal, Supernatural & Occult | Hard Cover | First Editions

All Quiet on the Western Front

1929, the third impression
Erich Maria Remarque, translated from the German by A W Wheen
G P Putnam's Sons, London, 1929
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Passage to India

1925, the sixth impression
E M Forster
Edward Arnold, London, 1925
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Bond

Neith Boyce's 1908 novel of open marriage
Neith Boyce
Duckworth & Co, London, 1908
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Plays of Gods and Men

A collection of four of Lord Dunsany's plays
Lord Dunsany
The Talbot Press Ltd, Dublin, 1918
Drama | Hard Cover

The Unknown Murderer

Reik criminological and psychological study of murder and its investigation
Theodor Reik, translated from the German by Dr Katherine Jones
The Hogarth Press, London, 1936
Psychology | Hard Cover | First Editions

General Headquarters 1914–1916 and its Critical Decisions

This copy signed by WW1 RAF flying ace Ira Jones
Erich von Falkenhayn
Hutchinson, London, 1919
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

A Romany Life

The autobiography of Gypsy Petulengro
Gypsy Petulengro
Methuen, London, 1935
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The War Speeches of William Pitt

from the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars
R Coupland
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1915
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Essays and Studies by Members of the English Association Vol XXVII

Including C S Lewis. This copy belonged to historian Norman Scarfe
C S Lewis, et al, collected by Nowell Charles Smith
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1942
Essays | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

A Catalogue of Star Chamber Proceedings Relating to Wales

No 1 in the History and Law series from the Board of Celtic Studies of the University of Wales
Ifan Ab Owen Edwards, compiler
University Press, Cardiff, 1929
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Death to the French

An early C S Forster Peninsular War adventure
C S Forester
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1932
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

New Road 1943

including George Orwell, Ithell Colquhoun, John Minton, and many more
Alex Comfort, and John Bayliss (editors)
The Grey Walls Press, London, 1943
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions

Wonderful Mrs Marriott

A novel from Josephine Bell
Josephine Bell
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1948
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Mother Knows Best and other stories

1927, first UK edition in the original wrapper
Edna Ferber
William Heinemann, London, 1927
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Clorinda (Two-step)

A 1912 printing with wonderful cover art
Montague Ring, (pseud. Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge). Cover art by W George
J B Cramer & Co Ltd, London, 1912
Music | Soft Cover

Lions and Shadows

An Education in the Twenties
Christopher Isherwood
The Hogarth Press, London, 1938
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

1923, in a rare original dustwrapper
Arthur Conan Doyle
John Murray, London, 1923
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Handbook of the West African Gold Mines

complete with map and supplement
H Taylor, supplement by I A Howie
Hutchinson's Scientific and Technical Publications, London, 1946
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Good-Bye to All That

1929 fifth impression of Robert Graves' autobiography
Robert Graves
Jonathan Cape, London, 1929
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover

Les Chants du Bivouac

1914, a rare collection of soldier songs from the Great War
Theodore Botrel, preface by Maurice Barres, illustrated by Carlegle, and with a portrait of the author by Paul Jobert
Payot et Cie, Paris, 1914
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions

Bhartrihari Says (Signed copy)

A rare first edition, signed by illustrator Zabelle C Boyajian
Dixon Scott, illustrated by Zabelle C Boyajian
Frederick Muller, London, 1940
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Poems & 1914 and other poems

Rupert Brooke's poetry, early printings in a fine leather binding by Bumpus
Rupert Brooke
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1916
Poetry | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Mother Goose or the Old Nursery Rhymes

c1920s, with Kate Greenaway's colour illustrations
Kate Greenaway
Frederick Warne, London, 1920
Childrens | Hard Cover

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