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The Second Jungle Book

1901, Ex Libris Grand D'Hauteville. A very good copy.
Rudyard Kipling, with decorations by J Lockwood Kipling
Macmillan, London, 1901
Childrens | Hard Cover

The Art of Reginald G Eves, RA (Signed copy)

Signed by Reginald Eves, limited to 200 copies, with 88 plates
Adrian Bury, with a foreword by Sir Hugh Walpole
F Lewis, Leigh-on-Sea, 1940
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Leather Bound

Food Economy in War Time

A rare World War One booklet on food budgets and nutrition
T B Wood, and F G Hopkins
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1915
Food & Drink | Soft Cover | First Editions

Selected Poems

First printing of Faber's 1938 edition of W H Auden's poems
W H Auden
Faber & Faber, London, 1938
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Ingoldsby Legends

In an attractive but damaged Riviere binding
Thomas Ingoldsby, pseud. Richard Harris Barham, illustrated by Cruikshank, Leech etc
Henry Frowde, London, 1911
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

A Thousand Years of German Aggression

A 1943 history of German brutality and militarism
S M Marvey, preface by W F Reddaway
Barnard & Westwood Ltd, London, 1943
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Miscellany of Poetry 1920–1922 (Signed copy)

Signed by the editor, William Kean Seymour to 1920s fashion designer Val St Cyr
William Kean Seymour
John G Wilson, London, 1922
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Buckinghamshire Parish Registers; Marriages Vol VI

High Wycombe, Bradenham, Fingest, Ibstone & Turville. Dormer family interest.
W P W Phillimore, and Thomas Gurney
Phillimore & Co, London, 1910
Genealogy | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions

For England's Sake

W E Henley's patriotic verses and songs
William Ernest Henley
David Nutt, London, 1900
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Self-Selected Essays (Signed copy)

Signed by J B Priestley
J B Priestley
William Heinemann, London, 1937
Essays | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Cyclopedic Survey of Chamber Music

1929, two volumes complete. Contributions from Donald Tovey and Ralph Vaughan Williams
Walter Willson Cobbett, with a preface by W H Hadow
Oxford University Press, Oxford & London, 1929
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions

Second Officer (Signed copy)

Signed by Taffrail, to a fellow Merchant Navy sailor who perished in the Second World War
(Henry Taprell Dorling) Taffrail
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1935
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Poems of West and East

Vita Sackville-West's first published book of poetry (1917)
Vita Sackville-West, (also described as The Hon. Mrs Harold Nicolson)
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1917
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Conference at Cold Comfort Farm

Flora Poste is back...
Stella Gibbons
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Rhapsody in Colour

12 superb colour glamour shots by Horace Roye
Horace Roye
The Camera Studies Club, London, 1943
Photography | Hard Cover | First Editions

BIPP Treatment of War Wounds

A scarce Great War guide to dressing wounds with the new Bipp treatment
James Rutherford Morison
Henry Frowde / Hodder and Stoughton, Oxford & London, 1918
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Garnett Bell, Detective

Golden Age crime in a rare dustwrapper, c1930
Cecil H Bullivant
Wright & Brown, London, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The King of the Cats

A delightful Irish fantasy for children
Eileen O'Faolain, illustrated by Nano Reid
The Talbot Press Ltd, Dublin, 1942
Childrens | Hard Cover

Kings and Queens of Ancient Egypt

with 18 colour plates by Winifred Brunton, a lovely copy
Winifred Brunton, illustrator, History by Eminent Egyptologists, and foreword by Professor J H Breasted
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1926
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Edmund Gosse; Some Memories (Signed copy)

Signed by William Bellows
William Bellows
R Cobden-Sanderson, London, 1929
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Four Winds of Love

All six volumes of Compton Mackenzies' hexalogy
Compton Mackenzie
Rich & Cowan and Chatto & Windus, London, 1937
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two Stories by Ernest Dowson

The Eyes of Pride and Countess Marie of the Angels, published in The Bibelot
Ernest Dowson
Thomas B Mosher, Portland, Maine, 1912
Fiction | Soft Cover | First Editions

A History of Socialism

Signed by Scottish historian Peter Hume Brown
Thomas Kirkup
A & C Black, London, 1906
Politics & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Richard Jefferies, His Life and Work

Edward Thomas' study, an early edition
Edward Thomas
Hutchinson, London, 1911
Edward Thomas | Hard Cover

Spring Harvest No 1, April 1946

The magazine of the Oxford University Author-Critic Club
Not stated
Oxford University Author-Critic Club, Oxford, 1946
Ephemera | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

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