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Towards a Dictionary of the County of Southampton commonly Hampshire or Hants

A Shell Guide
John Rayner
Batsford, London, 1937
£20.00
Topography & Local Interest | Soft Cover | First Editions

Shell Guide to Derbyshire

1935, spiral bound, the third in the series
Christopher Hobhouse
The Architectural Press, London, 1935
£40.00
Topography & Local Interest | Soft Cover | First Editions

Devon Shell Guide

The first Faber hardback edition of 1939 in the original dustwrapper
John Betjeman
Faber & Faber, London, 1939
£100.00
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Eternity in an Hour

Vernon Knowles' novel of childhood in Adelaide
Vernon Knowles
Collins, London, 1932
£25.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Far From the Madding War

Signed by the British novelist Ethel Mannin
Lord Berners, illustrated by the author
Constable, London, 1941
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Life of Robert, Marquis of Salisbury

Complete in four volumes (1921–32), by his daughter Lady Gwendolen Cecil
Lady Gwendolen Cecil
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1921
£35.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Aesthetes

W J Turner's satire on literary society in the original dustwrapper
W J Turner, dustwrapper by John Mavrogordato
Wishart & Co, London, 1927
Sold
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Gothic North, a Study of Mediaeval Life, Art, and Thought

Complete in three volumes: The Visit of the Gypsies, These Sad Ruins and The Fair-Haired Victory
Sacheverell Sitwell
Duckworth & Co, London, 1929
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Escape to Adventure

Susan Woolfitt's childrens' adventure on the canals of England
Susan Woolfitt, illustrated by Rosemary Hay
Ernest Benn, London, 1948
£30.00
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Valley of Fear

A late Sherlock Holmes long story
Arthur Conan Doyle
John Murray, London, 1926
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

Recollections of a Georgia Loyalist

Memoirs of the American Revolutionary War
Elizabeth Lichtenstein Johnston, edited by Rev. Arthur Wentworth Eaton
Bankside Press, New York & London, 1901
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

All About Leaves

A nicely bound study of the leaf
Francis George Heath, illustrated by Miss M Schroedter
Williams and Norgate, London, 1914
£20.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Selected Essays

This copy belonged to and signed by South African novelist Dan Jacobson
T S Eliot
Faber & Faber, London, 1948
£12.00
Essays | Hard Cover | Association Copy

Pigeon Post

1936, second impression of the sixth book in the Swallows and Amazons series
Arthur Ransome
Jonathan Cape, London, 1936
£35.00
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

"Antigua, Penny, Puce"

Robert Graves' 1936 novel, rebound in attractive half-leather
Robert Graves
The Seizin Press, Deya, Majorca, 1936
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Euripides and his Age

Signed by Welsh nationalist politician and judge, John Alun Pugh
Gilbert Murray
Williams and Norgate, London, 1912
£20.00
Classics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Association Copy

The Charm of Birds

1927, rebound in half-leather by Henry Sotheran Ltd.
Viscount Grey of Fallodon, woodcuts by Robert Gibbings
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1927
£30.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Bradshaw's Canals and Navigable Rivers of England and Wales

A Handbook of Inland Navigation for Manufacturers, Merchants, Traders, and Others; Compiled, after a Personal Survey of the Whole of the Waterways
Henry Rodolph De Salis
Henry Blacklock, London, 1918
£35.00
Transport | Hard Cover

A Young Borderer

Great War memoir of Alexander Herries-Young, died on the Somme in 1916
David Frew
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh, 1928
£30.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Basement Room and Other Stories

1935, first printing and the basis of The Fallen Idol
Graham Greene
The Cresset Press, London, 1935
£60.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Trumpet and Other Poems

45 poems from Edward Thomas
Edward Thomas
Faber & Faber, London, 1940
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Tale of a Manor and other sketches

The first UK edition of Selma Lagerlof's 1899 novel
Selma Lagerlof, translated by C Field
T Werner Laurie Ltd, London, 1923
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

...and some fell by the wayside

An account of the North Burma Evacuation in the Second World War
A R Tainsh
Orient Longmans, Bombay, 1948
£50.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Forgotten Frontier

The civilian evacuation of Burma in 1942, owned and signed by someone who was there and mentioning G D L Millar
Geoffrey Tyson
W H Targett, Calcutta, 1945
£30.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Association Copy

The Month Vol CLXXV, No. 908, February 1940

A Catholic journal including articles on Marxist Historial Mythology and Gerard Manley Hopkins
John Murray, (editor), contributors include R A L Smith and John Pick
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1940
£10.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Soft Cover | First Editions

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