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The Garden of the Prophet

Given as a gift from H.M.S. Caballa in 1943 and signed by 5 VAD nurses
Kahlil Gibran
William Heinemann, London, 1935
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Cross Bearers

A rare anti-war novel from the German trenches of the Western Front
Alexander Moritz (A M) Frey
Putnam, London, 1931
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Apes of God

Third impression, with decorations by the author
Wyndham Lewis
Grayson & Grayson, London, 1934
£25.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The RAF Athletics and Games Handbook 1937

from athletics to yachting, with super adverts
Royal Air Force
The Royal Air Force Sports Board, London, 1937
£20.00
Sports | Hard Cover | First Editions

Co-op, A Novel of Living Together

Upton Sinclair's novel of co-operatives and self-help communities
Upton Sinclair
T Werner Laurie Ltd, London, 1948
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Dover Patrol 1915–1917

An important Great War history, complete in two volumes
Reginald Bacon
Hutchinson, London, 1919
£35.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ghost Stories

Twenty-one of H Russell Wakefield's chilling tales
H Russell Wakefield
Jonathan Cape, London, 1932
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Dr. Arne and Rule Britannia (Signed copy)

Signed by William H Cummings, author and professor of music
William Hayman Cummings
Novello and Company, London, 1912
Sold
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

In Parenthesis

A rare second impression from 1937; David Jones' magnificent Great War verse and prose.
David Jones
Faber & Faber, London, 1937
£150.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Staff Officer's Scrap-Book (with signed letter)

Ian Hamilton's account of the Russo-Japanese War, with a .T.L.S. mentioning his decorations from the Manchurian War
Lieut.-General Sir Ian Hamilton
Edward Arnold, London, 1905
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Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Biblical Theology of Saint Irenaeus (Signed copy)

Signed by John Lawson
John Lawson
The Epworth Press, London, 1948
£25.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Henley Telegraph, A Magazine for Henleyites

A staff magazine for W T Henley, eight issues in one, 1937/38
W T Henley
Henley, W T, London, 1937
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Ephemera | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Dictionary of London

Being Notes Topographical and Historical Relating to the Streets and Principal Buildings in the City of London
Henry A Harben, preface by I I Greaves
Herbert Jenkins, London, 1918
£80.00
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover | First Editions

The War in the Air

First edition, second state, but a reading copy only
H G Wells, illustrated by A C Michael
George Bell & Sons, London, 1908
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Eros in Dogma

Signed by Jean Faraday Davies, who served at Bletchley Park in WW2
George Barker
Faber & Faber, London, 1944
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Scandal of Father Brown

with the bookplate of Felix Dennis, co-editor of Oz, poet, publisher...
G K Chesterton
Cassell, London, 1940
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Our Betters

Somerset Maugham's comedy in three acts
W Somerset Maugham
William Heinemann, London, 1923
£20.00
Drama | Soft Cover | First Editions

Morte Arthure

14th century alliterative poem of the Arthurian legend
Robert of Thornton, edited with introduction, notes and glossary by Mary Macleod Banks
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1900
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Christian Ethic of War

Published during the Great War
P T Forsyth
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1916
£15.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

Peter Warlock

A Memoir of Philip Heseltine
Cecil Gray, contributions by Sir Richard Terry & Robert Nichols, foreword by Augustus John
Jonathan Cape, London, 1938
£15.00
Music | Hard Cover

The Dope Ring

Classic Golden Age crime
John Hill
Methuen, London, 1931
£60.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Engineers' Agreement on Warship Trial Trips

1901; including Torpedo Boats and Torpedo Boat Destroyers
R Sinclair Scott, & Thomas Biggart (Engineering Employers' Federation) and Alfred Sellicks & George N Barnes (Amalgamated Society of Engineers)
Engineering Employers' Federation, London, 1901
£20.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Haig

with a fine bookplate by Richard Osmond for John Theodore Radclyffe Prestige of Bourne House, Bishopsbourne, Kent (1945)
Alfred Duff Cooper
Faber & Faber, London, 1935
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Child's Inheritance

Its Scientific and Imaginative Meaning
Greville MacDonald
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1910
£20.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions

National Provincial

A rare first UK printing
Lettice Ulpha Cooper
Victor Gollancz, London, 1938
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

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