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The Gamekeeper

from the author of Kes
Barry Hines, dustwrapper photo by John Evans
Michael Joseph, London, 1975
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Littlenose (Signed copy)

Signed by john Grant, and with signed Jackanory bookmark
John Grant, illustrated by the author
BBC, London, 1977
Childrens | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

British Literary Magazines

The Victorian and Edwardian Age, 1837–1913
Alvin Sullivan, editor
Greenwood Press, Westport, 1984
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Wines of the World Pocket Library

Eight slim volumes
Andre L Simon, editor
The Wine and Food Society, London, 1950
Food & Drink | Hard Cover | First Editions

1st Culprit, A Crime Writers' Annual (Signed copy)

Signed by Robert Barnard, Liza Cody, H R F Keating, Susan Moody and Michael Z Lewin.
Liza Cody, and Michael Z Lewin (editors)
Chatto & Windus, London, 1992
Fiction | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Bach and the Dance of God

Wilfrid Mellers
Faber & Faber, London, 1980
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Red Sea Sharks

Tintin & Snowy investigate arms smuggling... an early copy
Methuen, London, 1965
Childrens | Hard Cover

Merrily Watkins series, books 1—12

Four are signed (including Wine of Angels), and eleven are the first printing. A lovely set.
Phil Rickman
Various, London, 1998
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Observer Prize Stories: The Seraph and the Zambesi

Muriel Spark's first fiction in print, winner of the Observer's Christmas Fiction contest in 1951
Muriel Spark, et al, introduction by Elizabeth Bowen
William Heinemann, London, 1952
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Poems of Wrenne Jarman

with a foreword by Edmund Blunden
Wrenne Jarman
Hilary Press, London, 1970
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

On a Glass Lightly

Simon Whistler's magnificent collection of engraved glass
Simon Whistler, foreword by Christopher Booker
Libanus Press, Marlborough, 2004
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Shepherd, The Woodlander, The Smallholder

Three books by John Seymour celebrating traditional country life
John Seymour, illustrated by Sally Seymour
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1983
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Louise Bourgeois

A well-illustrated study of this influential artist
Marie-Laure Bernadac
Flammarion, Paris, 1996
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Who's Who in the Theatre 1952

Includes a bibliography of theatrical memoirs
John Parker, and John D D Parker
Isaac Pitman, London, 1952
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover

Lewis Carroll's Photographs of Nude Children

from the library of Professor Morton N Cohen
Morton N Cohen
The Philip H & A S W Rosenbach Foundation, Philadelphia, 1978
Lewis Carroll | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions

Highgate Cemetery, Victorian Valhalla (Signed copy)

Signed by Felix Barker and John Gay
Felix Barker, with photographs by John Gay
John Murray, London, 1984
Architecture & Design | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions


Patrick White's novel of Prussian explorer and naturalist Ludwig Leichhardt
Patrick White, dustwrapper by George Salter
The Viking Press, New York, 1957
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Greased Line Fishing for Salmon

Compiled from the Papers of A H E Wood
Jock Scott, pseud. Donald G Ferris Rudd
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1950
Sports | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper


A novel from Booker prize winner David Storey
David Storey, dustwrapper art by Tom Adams
Jonathan Cape, London, 1976
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Eagle's Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand

Two volumes, with fine botanical illustrations
Audrey Eagle
Te Papa Press, Wellington, 2008
Natural History | Hard Cover

Lewis Carroll, une vie, une legende

The first French edition of Morton Cohen's biography
Morton N Cohen
Editions Autrement, Paris, 1998
Lewis Carroll | Soft Cover | First Editions

Lewis Carroll, A Biography

The first Spanish edition
Morton N Cohen
Editorial Anagrama, Barcelona, 1998
Lewis Carroll | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ivor Novello, The Story of an Achievement (Signed copy)

With signed postcard of Novello
Walter Macqueen-Pope
Hutchinson, London, 1954
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

The Last Grain Race

Eric Newby's memoir of sailing on the Moshulu
Eric Newby, dustwrapper by Winston Megoran
Secker & Warburg, London, 1956
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Feathers of Death

Simon Raven's first novel
Simon Raven
Anthony Blond, London, 1959
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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