Browse by Date—1900–1949

The Pastoral Loves of Daphnis and Chloe (Signed copy)

Signed by George Moore
George Moore, translator
William Heinemann, London, 1924
Classics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

The Sweepings of an Old Broom

The autobiography of Clara K Broome, with travels and adventures in USA, Australia, India, Panama, Malta etc
Clara Kathleen Broome, but published anonymously
The Favil Press, London, 1936
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Scots Anthology (Signed copy)

Signed by Eric Linklater and Allan C Fraser, poems in the Scottish dialect
John W Oliver, and J C Smith (editors), title page design by Joan Hassall.
Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1949
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Maze

Philip Macdonald's exercise in detection
Philip Macdonald
Collins Crime Club, London, 1938
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Nineteen-Twenties

Literature and Ideas in the post-War Decade
A C Ward
Methuen, London, 1930
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Indictment of Mary Queen of Scots

from a 1568 unpublished MS in Cambridge University library
R H Mahon
University Press, Cambridge, 1923
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Twelfth Night

with handwritten cast list from the Royal High School, Edinburgh, in 1924
William Shakespeare, preface by Israel Gollancz
J M Dent, London, 1923
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Essays in Satire

Eleven essays from Ronald Knox
Ronald A Knox
Sheed and Ward, London, 1928
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Canape Book

A super little book with delightful illustrations
Rachel Bell Maiden, decorations by Lucina Smith Wakefield
D Appleton, New York, 1937
Food & Drink | Hard Cover

London County Council, Record of Service in the Great War 1914–1918

A complete record including history and those who died
London County Council, London, 1922
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

We'll Shift our Ground: or, Two on a Tour

Edmund Blunden's only novel, written with his wife Sylva Norman
Edmund Blunden, and Sylva Norman
Cobden-Sanderson, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Psychical Forces and You (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Louis S Vernon-Worsley
Louis S Vernon-Worsley
L N Fowler, London, 1939
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Folk-Tales of Bengal

contains 22 tales of myth and legend
Rev. Lal Behari Day
Macmillan, London, 1920
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

Children's Costume from the Great Masters

Signed by Spanish artist Gregorio Prieto
Percy MacQuoid
Medici Society, London, 1923
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Richard Mayr, Wiehe, Herz and Humor im Baßschlüssel (Signed copy)

Signed by the Austrian bass-baritone Richard Mayr
Otto Kunz, with a foreword by Lotte Lehmann
Das Bergland-Buch, Berlin, 1933
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Peace by Revolution, An Interpretation of Mexico (Signed copy)

Signed by Frank Tannenbaum
Frank Tannenbaum, drawings by Miguel Covarrubias
Columbia University Press, New York, 1933
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Songs of a Moorland Parish with Prose Sketches

A Collection of Verse and Prose, Chiefly Relating to the Parish of Saddleworth
Ammon Wrigley
Moore and Edwards, Saddleworth, 1912
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover | First Editions

How to Become a Commercial Artist

an illustrated guide in an attractive wrapper
Reginald Harrison
Vawser & Wiles, London, 1948
Art | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Seed Beneath the Snow

An anti-fascist novel from Ignazio Silone
Ignazio Silone, translated from the Italian by Frances Frenaye
Jonathan Cape, London, 1943
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Franciscan Message to the World

The life and spirituality of St Francis
Agostino Gemelli, translated and adapted by Henry Louis Hughes
Burns Oates & Washbourne, London, 1934
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

Tales of the Nineties

Stories from a bawdy house, with six lovely woodcuts
Henry Von Rhau, woodcuts by Frank Peers
Privately printed, New York, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

G.P.U. Justice

The workings of the Russian secret police in the late 1930s
Maurice Edelman
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1938
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Liliecrona's Home & Charlotte Loweskold

Two Selma Lagerlof first editions
Selma Lagerlof
Various, London, 1913
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two Prisoners

First edition of the Hungarian novelist's classic work
Lajos Zilahy, translated by Joseph Collins and Ida Zeitlin
William Heinemann, London, 1931
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Period Antique Reproductions

1932 trade catalogue for Cyril E Jones, Birmingham. Candlesticks, knockers, cut glass etc...
Cyril E Jones
Cyril E Jones, Birmingham, 1932
Crafts | Soft Cover | First Editions

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