Browse by Date—1900–1949

Period Cabinet Brassfoundry

A 1932 Birmingham trade catalogue for brass fittings for cabinets
Cyril E Jones
Cyril E Jones, Birmingham, 1932
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions

Gestalt Psychology

The rare first UK edition
Dr Wolfgang Kohler
George Bell & Sons, London, 1930
Psychology | Hard Cover | First Editions

In English Homes

with Charles Latham's black & white photography
Charles Latham
Country Life, London, 1909
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover


Lord Hugh Cecil's study of Conservative politics
Hugh Cecil
Williams and Norgate, London, 1912
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Trial of Lucullus

1943 first edition of Brecht's radio play
Bertolt Brecht, translated by H R Hays
New Directions, New York, 1943
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Middlesex Hospital 1745—1948

with signed photographs by nurses
Hilary St George Saunders
Max Parrish, London, 1949
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

All About Jazz

1934, an early exploration and study of jazz
Stanley R Nelson
Heath Cranton, London, 1934
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions

Huit Siecles de Poesie Francaise

Eight centuries of French poetry, in a fine leather binding from Hatchette of London
B H Chamberlain, editor
Payot, Paris, 1927
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Le Pot de Basilic

A first edition French novel in Hatchette of London leather binding
Madeleine Clemenceau-Jacquemaire
J Tallandier, Paris, 1928
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Corona Benignitatis Anni Dei

Paul Caludel's poetry in an attractive leather binding from Hatchette
Paul Claudel
Nouvelle Revue Francaise, Paris, 1920
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

L'Annonce faite à Marie

A 1914 edition of Claudel's play, The Tidings Brought to Mary
Paul Claudel
Nouvelle Revue Francaise, Paris, 1914
Drama | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Half Holiday Pastimes for Children

1914, including Japanese gardens, sweet-making, photography...
Gladys Beattie Crozier
T C & E C Jack, London, 1914
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions

Six British Soldiers

Cromwell, Marlborough, Wellington, Moore, Abercromby, and Stuart
Sir John Fortescue
Williams and Norgate, London, 1928
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

John Halifax, Gentleman (Signed copy)

With Mrs Craik's cut signature, and signed by the publishers
Dinah Maria Craik, as Dinah Maria Mulock. Illustrated by Oswald Moser and G F Nicholls, and with an introduction by Gordon Home
A & C Black, London, 1912
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Limited Editions | First thus

1066 and All That, A Play (Signed copy)

Signed by Reginald Arkell, Alfred Reynolds, Naunton Wayne & five other cast members
Reginald Arkell, based on the book by W C Sellar and R J Yeatman
Methuen, London, 1935
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

A Manual of Pushtu

A 1922 study of the Pashto language
Major G Roos-Keppel, and Qazi Abful Ghani Khan, assisted by Sahibzada Abdul Qayum
Crosby, Lockwood & Son, London, 1922
Reference | Hard Cover

The Luck of Roaring Camp

A Readers Library edition in very good condition
Bret Harte
Readers Library, London, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Days of My Life

The first volume of H Rider Haggard's autobiography
Henry Rider Haggard, edited by C J Longman
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1926
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Motorine Log Book

1932, with car and driving hints, road maps, mileage charts etc
Motorine, London, 1932
Transport | Hard Cover | First Editions

Skara Brae

A Pictish Village in Orkney
V Gordon Childe, with chapters by Prof. T H Bryce and Prof. D M S Watson
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1931
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Recent Developments on Architecture in Spain

Pedro Muguruza Otano's lecture to the RIBA in July 1945
Pedro Muguruza Otano
Epesa, Madrid, 1946
Architecture & Design | Soft Cover | First Editions

Songs of the World War

Arthur St John Adcock's 1916 Great War poetry
Arthur St John Adcock
Cecil Palmer & Hayward, London, 1916
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Psychology of Sex

2nd impression but a very good copy
Havelock Ellis
William Heinemann, London, 1933
Psychology | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Gift of the Spirit

A Selection from the Essays of Prentice Mulford
Prentice Mulford, with an introduction by A E Waite
Philip Wellby, London, 1903
Essays | Hard Cover

Brideshead Revisited

The fourth edition of 1946
Evelyn Waugh
Chapman & Hall, London, 1946
Fiction | Hard Cover

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