Browse by Date—1900–1949

The Enormous Room

Cummings' autobiographical novel of his Great War captivity
E E Cummings, with an introduction by the author
The Modern Library, New York, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

Joyce's portrayal of Stephen Dedalus's Dublin childhood and youth
James Joyce
Jonathan Cape, London, 1945
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

New Grub Street

A reading copy of Gissing's most powerful novel
George Gissing
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1908
Fiction | Hard Cover

Women in Green

The Story of the W.V.S. in Wartime (1948)
Charles Graves, foreword by the Dowager Marchioness of Reading
William Heinemann, London, 1948
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Historical Notes on Lincoln's Inn Fields (Signed copy)

Signed by the author, Arthur Houlton Marks
Arthur Houlton Marks
Hertford Record Co. Ltd., London, 1922
Topography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Plays of Richard Brinsley Sheridan

In an attractive Talwin Morris binding
Richard Brinsley Sheridan, with an introduction by R Brimley Johnson
Blackie & Son, London, 1910
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Little Flowers of St Francis of Assisi

In an attractive Talwin Morris binding
St Francis of Assisi, translated by William Collinge, introduction by Arthur C Benson
Blackie & Son, London, 1909
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Voice out of Darkness

A classic thriller from Ursula Curtiss
Ursula Curtiss
Evans Brothers, London, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Bitten by the Tarantula

In the original John Banting dustwrapper
Julian Maclaren-Ross
Allan Wingate, London, 1945
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Goblin Market, The Prince's Progress & Other Poems

1913, a lovely pocket book of Christina Rossetti's poetry
Christina G Rossetti
Henry Frowde, London, 1913
Poetry | Hard Cover

The Flying Inn

Chesterton's novel of a future England where prohibition is in place...
G K Chesterton
Methuen, London, 1919
Fiction | Hard Cover

A Life's Morning

An early novel from George Gissing
George Gissing
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1914
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Secret Battle

A P Herbert's novel of the Great War
A P Herbert, with an introduction by Winston S Churchill
Methuen, London, 1928
Fiction | Hard Cover

On the Origin of Species

A nice pocket edition of Darwin's classic
Charles Darwin
Ward Lock & Co, London, 1910
Natural History | Hard Cover

Brave New World

An attractive pocket edition of Huxley's masterpiece
Aldous Huxley
Chatto & Windus, London, 1936
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Poems of Wilfred Owen

Preface by Edmund Blunden, and 59 poems
Wilfred Owen, edited with a Memoir and Notes by Edmund Blunden
Chatto & Windus, London, 1933
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Love and Freindship and Other Early Works

Jane Austen's juvenilia
Jane Austen, preface by G K Chesterton
Chatto & Windus, London, 1929
Fiction | Hard Cover

A V.A.D. in Salonika

A Tale of a Girl's Work in the Great War
Bessie Marchant
Blackie & Son, London, 1917
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions


First omnibus edition of 42nd Parallel, 1919, and The Big Money
John Dos Passos
Constable, London, 1938
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Wireless Direction Finding

1943, an early printing of this classic D.F. text
Ronald Keen
Iliffe & Son, London, 1943
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

22 Oxford University Press World's Classics

1910–1918, inc D G Rossetti, Anne Bronte, Robert Herrick; poetry, prose and drama. All in an attractive art nouveau binding
Various, including William Morris, S T Coleridge, George Herbert, Thomas Carlyle...
Oxford University Press, London, 1910
Collections | Hard Cover

We'll Go No More A-Roving

The autobiography of Freddie Bartin, socialite, bridge expert, soldier, traveller...
Freddie Barton
Joiner and Steele Ltd, London, 1937
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Pilgrimage from Nenthead

Chester Armstrong's autobiography
Chester Armstrong
Methuen, London, 1938
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Conjugal Relationships as to Health

Stop that!
Augustus K Gardner
Thomas D Morison, Glasgow, 1905
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover


William James' lectures on Pragmatism from 1906/1907
William James
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1912
Philosophy | Hard Cover

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