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The Right Stuff (Signed copy)

Signed by Ian Hay under his real name John Hay Beith
Ian Hay
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, 1908
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Art of Reginald G Eves, RA (Signed copy)

Signed by Reginald Eves, limited to 200 copies, with 88 plates
Adrian Bury, with a foreword by Sir Hugh Walpole
F Lewis, Leigh-on-Sea, 1940
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Leather Bound

Food Economy in War Time

A rare World War One booklet on food budgets and nutrition
T B Wood, and F G Hopkins
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1915
Food & Drink | Soft Cover | First Editions

A Miscellany of Poetry 1920–1922 (Signed copy)

Signed by the editor, William Kean Seymour to 1920s fashion designer Val St Cyr
William Kean Seymour
John G Wilson, London, 1922
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Buckinghamshire Parish Registers; Marriages Vol VI

High Wycombe, Bradenham, Fingest, Ibstone & Turville. Dormer family interest.
W P W Phillimore, and Thomas Gurney
Phillimore & Co, London, 1910
Genealogy | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions

For England's Sake

W E Henley's patriotic verses and songs
William Ernest Henley
David Nutt, London, 1900
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Cyclopedic Survey of Chamber Music

1929, two volumes complete. Contributions from Donald Tovey and Ralph Vaughan Williams
Walter Willson Cobbett, with a preface by W H Hadow
Oxford University Press, Oxford & London, 1929
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions

Second Officer (Signed copy)

Signed by Taffrail, to a fellow Merchant Navy sailor who perished in the Second World War
(Henry Taprell Dorling) Taffrail
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1935
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Rhapsody in Colour

12 superb colour glamour shots by Horace Roye
Horace Roye
The Camera Studies Club, London, 1943
Photography | Hard Cover | First Editions

BIPP Treatment of War Wounds

A scarce Great War guide to dressing wounds with the new Bipp treatment
James Rutherford Morison
Henry Frowde / Hodder and Stoughton, Oxford & London, 1918
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

The King of the Cats

A delightful Irish fantasy for children
Eileen O'Faolain, illustrated by Nano Reid
The Talbot Press Ltd, Dublin, 1942
Childrens | Hard Cover

Two Stories by Ernest Dowson

The Eyes of Pride and Countess Marie of the Angels, published in The Bibelot
Ernest Dowson
Thomas B Mosher, Portland, Maine, 1912
Fiction | Soft Cover | First Editions

A History of Socialism

Signed by Scottish historian Peter Hume Brown
Thomas Kirkup
A & C Black, London, 1906
Politics & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Spring Harvest No 1, April 1946

The magazine of the Oxford University Author-Critic Club
Not stated
Oxford University Author-Critic Club, Oxford, 1946
Ephemera | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Reason in Architecture

Eight lectures given at the Royal Academy in 1906
T G Jackson
John Murray, London, 1906
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover | First Editions

Richard Jefferies

First Aldine edition of 1938, quarter bound in red leather
Edward Thomas
J M Dent, London, 1938
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Syphilis, Its Diagnosis and Treatment

A rare first edition, owned by a doctor in West Africa in 1914
F J Lambkin, with a preface by Sir Frederick Treves
Bailliere, Tindall & Cox, London, 1910
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions

Happy England

A fine Riviere crushed morocco and vellum binding, a beautiful copy
Helen Allingham, text by Marcus B Huish
A & C Black, London, 1904
Art | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

The Autobiography of Margot Asquith (Signed copies)

Signed by Margot Asquith, rebound in fine crushed morocco by Bumpus of London
Margot Asquith
Thornton Butterworth, London, 1921
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Deutsche Fibel (Signed copy)

Signed by Otto Koischwitz, an American Nazi propagandist and lover of Mildred Gillars (Axis Sally)
Otto Koischwitz
F S Crofts, New York, 1932
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Lost Cabin Mine

The author's first novel, this copy owned by a member of the Eaton Bray Royal Defence Corps in 1916.
Frederick Niven
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1908
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Royal Magazine, Vol XII, May—Oct 1904

with two early P G Wodehouse short stories (Jackson's Extra and Homeopathic Treatment)
P G Wodehouse, (contributor)
C Arthur Pearson, London, 1904
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Dream Tea

A rare collection of mystical tales from the East
L Adams Beck, pseud. Elizabeth Louisa Moresby
Ernest Benn, London, 1934
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Dark Wedding

Ramon J Sender, translated by Eleanor Clark, Introduction by Arturo Barea
The Grey Walls Press, London, 1948
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The King and the Queen

A novel of the siege of Madrid in 1936
Ramon J Sender
The Grey Walls Press, London, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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