Browse by Date—1900–1949

The War Inevitable

A 1908 addition to the library of Invasion Literature
Alan H Burgoyne
Francis Griffiths, London, 1908
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Crescent and the Cross

Romance and Realities of Eastern Travel—a reprint of Warbuton's 1844 Middle East travel classic
Eliot Warburton
Maclaren & Company, London, 1910
On Hold
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Dunkirk Sportsmen

Memories of the sportsmen in the forces at Dunkirk and more...
Alec Adrian
Arthur H Stockwell, Ilfracombe, 1943
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The "Lettre de Cachet"

Short stories from Catherine Grace F Gore, one of the silver fork authors
C.H., pseud Catherine Grace Frances Gore
Digby, Long & Co, London, 1900
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

The Silence of Colonel Bramble

Andre Maurois' fictional account of his WW1 service
Andre Maurois
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover

King of Asine and other poems

George Seferis' first UK published book of poems
George Seferis, translated from the Greek by Bernard Spencer, Nanos Valaoritis and Lawrence Durrell, introduction by Rex Warner
John Lehmann, London, 1948
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Children of No Man's Land

An early novel from G B Stern
G B Stern
Duckworth & Co, London, 1919
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Isle Raven

A playboy inherits a mysterious Welsh island...
Owen Rhoscomyl, pseud. Arthur Owen Vaughan
Duckworth & Co, London, 1908
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Fads and Feeding

An Edwardian examination of diets and food-fads
C Stanford Read
Methuen, London, 1908
Food & Drink | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Camera Fiend

A thriller from E W Hornung
E W Hornung
T Fisher Unwin, London, 1916
Fiction | Hard Cover

The House by the River

A thriller from A P Herbert in the original dustwrapper
A P Herbert
Methuen, London, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Old Age Pensions; Are They Desirable or Practicable

1903 first edition, rebound in half-leather
Frederick Rogers, and Frederick Millar
Isbister & Company Limited, London, 1903
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Field Service Pocket Book 1932

Signed by member of the RAF in Egypt, and stamped 24th (D.Y.) Armoured Car Company.
War Office
HMSO, London, 1932
Military & War | Hard Cover

The Stormswept Roof of Asia

By Yak, Camel & Sheep Caravan in Tibet, Chinese Turkistan and Over the Kara-Koram
Emil Trinkler, translated from the German by B K Featherstone
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1931
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

Hemlock for Eight, a Radio Play (Signed copy)

Signed by Clifford Bax to radio pioneer Mary Hope Allen
Clifford Bax, and Leon M Lion
Frederick Muller, London, 1946
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Municipal Parks, Gardens and Open Spaces of London

1905; Peckham Rye, Hackney Commons, Battersea Park, Leicester Square...
Lieut.-Col. J J Sexby
Elliot Stock, London, 1905
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover

The Transportation of Gases, Liquids and Solids

by Means of Steam, Compressed Air and Pressure Water (1909)
Oskar Nagel
Printed for the Author, New York, 1909
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ten Hours

The third Vagabond Nights book by Keeler
Harry Stephen Keeler
Ward Lock & Co, London, 1934
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Regeneration (Signed copy)

This copy signed by Bramwell Booth, second General of The Salvation Army
Henry Rider Haggard
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1910
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

Katka (Signed copy)

Signed by Maria K Sinak
Maria K Sinak
S J Bloch, Detroit, 1946
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Saint Anthony and other stories

23 tales from Guy de Maupassant, first published in the New Orleans paper Times-Democrat
Guy de Maupassant, selected and translated by Lafcadio Hearn
Jarrold and Sons, London, 1925
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Action and other stories

C E Montague's last book, a collection of short stories
C E Montague
Chatto & Windus, London, 1928
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


Rex Warner's first collection of poetry
Rex Warner
Boriswood, London, 1937
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Where the Mistral Blows (Signed copy)

Signed by Susanne R Day, Irish feminist and playwright
Susanne R Day
Methuen, London, 1933
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

List of Stations and Interchange Privilege Ticket Fares

1905, a pocket book on railway staff's discounts
Not stated
William Kemp, Manchester, 1905
Transport | Hard Cover

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