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Reminiscences of My Fifty-Five Years in Chile and Peru (Signed copy)

Signed by William Russell Young, published in 1933
William Russell Young
Sociedad Imprenta y Litografia Universo, Valparaiso, 1933
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Gardening for Pleasure

A 1903 guide to gardening from American horticulturalist Peter Henderson
Peter Henderson
Orange Judd Company, New York, 1903
Gardening | Hard Cover


1929, a first edition of this scarce survey of the sport
D G A Lowe, and A E Porritt
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1929
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

Die Vielgeliebte Frau; George Sand und ihre Freunde in Briefen und Dokumenten

Signed by Lili Turel, one of only 20 copies in a hand-made leather binding
Lili Turel
O C Recht Verlag, Munchen, 1922
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

A Country Garden

1936, with glorious wood engravings by John Farleigh
Ethel Armitage, engraved by John Farleigh
Country Life, London, 1936
Gardening | Hard Cover | First Editions

West African Folk Tales

1917, many featuring Anansi, and illustrated by Cecilia Sinclair
William H Barker, and Cecilia Sinclair
George G. Harrap, London, 1917
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ancient Order of Druids Choruses

A collection of Initiation Choruses from the most senior druidic order
Ancient Order of Druids
Ancient Order of Druids, London, 1920
Ephemera | Hard Cover

In the Green Tree (Signed copy)

Signed by Alun Lewis's widow Gweno to Anne Powell, and was also Roy Fuller's review copy, with his notes.
Alun Lewis, preface by A L Rowse, postscript by Gwyn Jones, a sonnet by Vernon Watkins, and drawings by John Petts
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1948
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

Poems Dramatic and Lyrical

1911, Clifford Bax's second published book of verse
Clifford Bax
The Orpheus Press, London, 1911
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Modern House

1937, a study of Modernist houses from around the world
F R S Yorke
The Architectural Press, London, 1937
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover

Proceedings of the Synod of the Presyterian Church of England 1906–1920

A record of meetings and rules etc
Samuel William Carruthers
Presbyterian Church of England, London, 1923
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

Oils, Pigments, Paints & Varnishes etc

1922, Rupert Truelove's treatise on protective and decorative coatings
Rupert H Truelove
Isaac Pitman, London, 1922
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions

High Wycombe Furniture

Lawrence Weaver's treatise on Buckingham furniture
Lawrence Weaver
The Fanfare Press, London, 1929
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Real "Lady of the Camellias"

and Other Women of Quality (1927)
Charles A Dolph
T Werner Laurie Ltd, London, 1927
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

1918 Souvenir of the Welsh Division

including a memorial to Hedd Wynn, the Welsh poet killed in 1917
Jeffery E Jeffery, editor
Western Mail Ltd, Cardiff and London, 1918
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions

Fifty-Two Fairy Tales

with illustrations by Beryl Ash
Robert Brandon, editor, illustrated by Beryl Ash
Hutchinson, London, 1935
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Medical Directory 1915

with thousands of entries for England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland
Not stated
J & A Churchill, London, 1915
Genealogy | Hard Cover

The Milk in the Cocoanut

1933, a work of speculative fiction by W Barnard Faraday
W Barnard Faraday, as W Bernard Faraday to the spine
Denis Archer, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Marlborough and Other Poems

Arthur Bryant's copy of C H Sorley's verse (1916)
Charles Hamilton Sorley
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1916
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Poets at War

An Anthology of Verse by Australian Servicemen (1944)
Ian Mudie, compiler
Georgian House, Melbourne, 1944
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Malvern Register 1865–1904

including Aleister Crowley who attended 1891–1892
L S Millward, and E C Bullock, revised by R T C Cookson
Malvern Advertiser, Malvern, 1905
School & University Registers | Hard Cover

The Boy in the Bush

First US edition of D H Lawrence's novel set in Western Australia
D H Lawrence, and M L Skinner
Thomas Seltzer, New York, 1924
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Life and Death of Jason (Signed copy)

This copy signed by American writer and anthologist Edward J O'Brien
William Morris
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1914
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Association Copy

Candle in the Dark, A Postscript to Despair

This copy signed by British author Rumer Godden
Irwin Edman
The Viking Press, New York, 1939
Philosophy | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A History of the Game of Bowls

1933, rules, regulations, records etc...
E J Linney, with an introduction by Silas Hocking
T Werner Laurie Ltd, London, 1933
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

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