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Behind an Eastern Veil

c1894, a novel of the "Inner Life of Ladies of the Upper Class in Persia"
C J Wills
William Blackwood & Sons, London, 1894
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Second Jungle Book

1901, Ex Libris Grand D'Hauteville. A very good copy.
Rudyard Kipling, with decorations by J Lockwood Kipling
Macmillan, London, 1901
Childrens | Hard Cover

Lost Man's River (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Peter Matthiessen, the second volume in his Watson trilogy
Peter Matthiessen
Harvill, London, 1997
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Remember Your Grammar and other Haunted Stories

Simon Raven's late collection of gruesome tales...
Simon Raven
Winged Lion Press, Broze, France, 1997
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Xenophon's Symposium

Full leather binding, in Greek and English, rebound with interleaved blank pages.
Not stated, 1920
Classics | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

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

James and the Giant Peach (Signed copy)

With Roald Dahls's tipped in signature, a 1970s American edition
Roald Dahl, illustrated by Nancy Ekholm Burkert
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1972
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

Is 5

Third printing of E E Cummings' poetry collection
E E Cummings
Boni & Liveright, New York, 1930
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Mansfield Park

An attractive copy in two volumes
Jane Austen, edited by R Brimley Johnson, with illustrations by William C Cooke and Ornaments by F C Tilney
J M Dent, London, 1895
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Golden Bough (Signed copy)

With James George Frazer's autograph, and from his family's collection
James George Frazer
Macmillan, London, 1922
Religions | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

Three German World War Two novels

We Shall March Again, The General and The Savage Mountain
Gerald Kramer. Karlludwig Opitz and Willi Heinrich
Various, London, 1956
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Fingal, An Ancient Epic Poem

Ossian's poems, second edition translated from the Gaelic by James MacPherson
Ossian, translated by James MacPherson
T Becket & P A De Hondt, London, 1762
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Centuries, Poems and Thanksgivings

Thomas Traherne's works complete in two volumes
Thomas Traherne, edited by H M Margoliouth
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1958
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Roman Mystery (Signed copy)

These copies were owned and signed by George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston and Viceroy of India 1899–1905
Richard Bagot
Bernhard Tauchnitz, Liepzig, 1900
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Leather Bound | Association Copy

Ambulance Handbook for Volunteers

1884; An early first aid book for the Empire.
J Ardavon Raye
J & A Churchill, London, 1884
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions

Not I

Beckett's play with the illuminated mouth...
Samuel Beckett
Faber & Faber, London, 1973
Drama | Soft Cover | First Editions

Highness Jubilee Anti-Report

1977, an anti-capitalist CIS report on the Monarchy at the time of the Silver Jubilee
Counter Information Services, London, 1977
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

Ernest Hemingway and the Little Magazines: The Paris Years

Hemingway's early literary contributions
Nicholas Joost, dustwrapper woodcut by Naoko Matsubara
Barre Publishers, Barre, Mass., 1968
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Story of the Malakand Field Force

1916 cheap edition, with six maps
Winston S Churchill
Thomas Nelson, London, 1916
Military & War | Hard Cover

Wild Life in a Southern County

First edition, in a lovely Bayntun-Riviere leather binding
Richard Jefferies
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1879
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Doom Restored

A rare early and unpublished (?) illustrated work by James Prosek.
James Prosek
Printed for the Author, New York, 1995
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Ingoldsby Legends

1887, high quality half-leather binding with small gilt skull to spine
Thomas Ingoldsby, pseud. Richard Harris Barham, illustrated by Cruikshank, Leech and Barham
Richard Bentley, London, 1887
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

The Broken Kings (Signed copy)

Signed by Robert Holdstock, Book 3 of The Merlin Codex
Robert Holdstock
Victor Gollancz, London, 2006
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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

Six MARGERY ALLINGHAM Penguin first editions

Dancers in Mourning; Crime at Black Dudley; Mystery Mile; Coroner's Pidgin; More Work for the Undertaker; and Take Two at Bedtime
Margery Allingham
Penguin Books, London, 1948
Collections | Soft Cover | First Editions

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