Recent Additions

You and the Orchestra (Signed copy)

Signed by Sir John Barbirolli
Ian Shaw MacPhail, overture by John Barbirolli, coda by Scott Goddard
MacDonald & Evans, London, 1947
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Chaucer for Children, A Golden Key

With eight colour plates by Mrs H R Haweis
Mrs H R Haweis
Chatto & Windus, London, 1877
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions

Edmund Dulac's Picture Book for the French Red Cross

with 19 tipped in colour plates by Dulac
Edmund Dulac
Daily Telegraph / Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1915
Illustrated | Hard Cover | First Editions

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

Edward Burne-Jones; Stained Glass in Birmingham Churches

A profusely illustrated booklet
Andrew Carew-Cox, and William Walters
Printed for the Author, Birmingham, 1998
Architecture & Design | Soft Cover | First Editions

Splinter / Off on a Rocket (Signed copy)

Signed by Adam Roberts, limited edition
Adam Roberts, and Jules Verne
Solaris, Nottingham, 2007
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited 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

Anthony Fry; New Works

Three slim volumes: 1990–94; 1994–96; 2002
Anthony Fry
Browse & Darby, London, 1994
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Piper's Places

John Piper in England and Wales
Richard Ingrams, and John Piper
Chatto & Windus / The Hogarth Press, London, 1983
Art | 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 Michael Fraenkel—Henry Miller Correspondence

Called Hamlet; Volume 1 & Volume II
Henry Miller, and Michael Fraenkel
Carrefour, London, 1962
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover

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

A Practical Treatise on the Breeding Cow

1844, with thirteen fold-out plates
Edward Skellett
Sherwood, Gilbert & Piper, London, 1844
Farming & Agriculture | Hard Cover

Midwifery Illustrated

1833, with 60 plates (of 80), including two fold-out engravings
J P Maygrier, translated from the French by A Sidney Doane
Moore & Payne, New York, 1833
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions

Poems of Wrenne Jarman

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

Isabella, or the Pot of Basil

with 6 illustrations by Paul Henry
John Keats, illustrated by Paul Henry
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1906
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Photo Hong Kong 1950s—1970s

A superb collection of black & white photographs of Hong Kong
Yau Leung, editor
Joint Publishing (H.K.), Hong Kong, 1996
Photography | 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


with a fine bookplate by Richard Osmind for John Theodore Radclyffe Prestige of Bourne House, Bishopsbourne, Kent (1945)
Alfred Duff Cooper
Faber & Faber, London, 1935
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Nature Over Again

The Garden Art of Ian Hamilton Finlay
John Dixon Hunt
Reaktion Books, London, 2008
Gardening | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Browse by Date


Browse by