Browse by Date—1900–1949

The Nature of a Crime

Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford's third collaborative novel
Joseph Conrad, and Ford Madox Ford
Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1924
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Iron Laurel

Sidney Keyes' first book of verse
Sidney Keyes
Routledge, London, 1942
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Time to Live (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Jack Lindsay
Jack Lindsay
Arthur Dakers, London, 1946
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper


An early novel from the prolific Norah C James
Norah C James
Duckworth & Co, London, 1932
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

We Two and Shamus

1913; touring a caravan in the west of Ireland
Mrs Stanley Gardiner
Duckworth & Co, London, 1913
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

Imperial Policing

A rare history of the Army's police duties around the Empire
Major-General Sir Charles W Gwynn
Macmillan, London, 1934
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

My War

Szegedi Sztus' remarkable and powerful graphic novel of the Great War
Istvan Szegedi Szuts, with an introduction by R H Mottram
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1931
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Cleansing of the "Lords"

A satirical fantasy
Harold Wintle
The Bodley Head, London, 1906
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Interpretation in Song (Signed copy)

Signed by Harry Plunket Greene and English composer C Armstrong Gibbs
Harry Plunket Greene
Macmillan, London, 1921
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

The Man Who Mastered Time (Signed copy)

Signed by Ray Cummings, a science fiction time-travelling pulp classic. Rebound in half-leather.
Ray Cummings
A C McClurg, Chicago, 1929
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Penguin Island

With pencil drawings by Malcolm Cameron
Anatole France, translated from the French by A W Evans, with an introduction by Carl Van Doren and illustrated by Malcolm Cameron
The Heritage Press, New York, 1947
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First Editions

Moss Rose

1934, with the bookplate of Florence and Edward Kaye
Joseph Shearing, aka Marjorie Bowen, pseud. Gabrielle Margaret Vere Campbell
William Heinemann, London, 1934
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Association Copy

Happy-go-Lucky (Signed copy)

Inscribed by Ian Hay in 1913
Ian Hay. Illustrated by Charles E Brock
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, 1913
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

A Man's Man (Signed copy)

Hand-written dedication by Ian Hay in 1909
Ian Hay
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, 1909
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

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

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

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

Rhapsody in Colour

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

A History of Socialism

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

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

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

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 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

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