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A Character in Distress

19 short stories from Luigi Pirandello
Luigi Pirandello
Duckworth & Co, London, 1938
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

My Man Jeeves

2nd ed? c1920—with four early Jeeves and Wooster stories
P G Wodehouse
George Newnes, London, 1920
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Manual of Neo-Scholastic Philosophy

A rare first printing
Charles R Baschab
B Herder Book Co, St Louis & London, 1923
£40.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions

Avataras

Four Lectures Delivered at the 24th Anniversary Meeting of the Theosophical Society at Adyar, Madras, December 1899
Annie Besant
Theosophical Publishing Company, London, 1900
£20.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

Egyptian Fairy Tales

with a colour front cover by Alan G MacNaughtan
E A Wallis Budge
Gowans and Gray, London and Glasgow, 1923
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Life Problems (Memorabilia)

An early edition of Yogendra's epigrams
Shri Yogendra
Yoga, Bombay & New York, 1934
£30.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Honourable Mr Tawnish (Signed copy)

Signed by Jeffrey Farnol to stage actress Madge Compton
Jeffrey Farnol, illustrated by C E Brock
Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London, 1913
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan

1903, two volumes, Lafcadio Hearn's first impressions of Japan
Lafcadio Hearn
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1903
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Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

Heretics

A collection of G K Chesterton's essays
G K Chesterton
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1911
£20.00
Essays | Hard Cover

Les Illuminations

A 1905 French edition of Rimbaud's prose & poetry
Arthur Rimbaud
Mercure de France, Paris, 1905
£10.00
Poetry | Soft Cover

The Magic Isle

The author's travels in Haiti, with witchcraft, voodoo and the book that popularised the word zombie
W B Seabrook, illustrated by Alexander King and with photographs by the author.
George G. Harrap, London, 1931
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

Great Britain at War

Jeffrey Farnol's 1918 essays on the Great War
Jeffrey Farnol
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1918
£30.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Sea is Kind

1914, in the original T Sturge Moore binding
T Sturge Moore
Grant Richards, London, 1914
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Hitler et Les Femmes

and Le Journal Intime d'Eva Braun (1948)
Douglas L Hewlett
Editions du Cheval Aile, Paris, 1948
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry

W B Yeats' collection of Celtic myth
W B Yeats, edited and selected by.
Walter Scott, London, 1903
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Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Japanese Fairy Book

Second edition, with colour frontispiece by Take Sato
Yei Theodora Ozaki, (translator)
Constable, London, 1922
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Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Religion of the Sikhs

This copy owned and signed by Adrian Fortescue
Dorothy Field
John Murray, London, 1914
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Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Ripostes

1912, the first UK edition which preceded the US first, and including poems by Thomas E Hulme
Ezra Pound, and Thomas E Hulme
Stephen Swift and Co., Ltd, London, 1912
£400.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The King of Elfland's Daughter

Second UK edition of Lord Dunsany's important fantasy novel
Lord Dunsany, frontispiece by S H Sime
G P Putnam's Sons, London, 1924
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Strange Death of Liberal England

1936, a rare proof copy
George Dangerfield
Constable, London, 1936
£40.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Uncorrected proof

The Evolution of War

A Marxian Study (1927, 1st)
Emanuel Kanter
Charles H Kerr, Chicago, 1927
£20.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions

Child of Storm

A Rider Haggard adventure featuring Allan Quartermain
Henry Rider Haggard, illustrated by A C Michael
Cassell, London, 1913
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Wild Flowers Month by Month, Volume 1

March to June, with an interesting dodo bookplate
Edward Step
Frederick Warne, London, 1905
£12.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ten Years in a Portsmouth Slum

Dolling's account of his time in Landport
Robert R Dolling
Masters & Co, London, 1906
£15.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover

The Way of Peace, Essays and Addresses

1928, writings by Viscount Cecil including the League of Nations
Viscount Cecil
Philip Allan, London, 1928
£40.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

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