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The Hop Dog (Signed copy)

This copy signed and dedicated by Nora Lavrin
Nora Lavrin, and Molly Thorp
Geoffrey Cumberledge / OUP, London, 1952
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ordeal, A Trilogy

The Sisters, 1918, and Bleak Morning
Alexei Tolstoy, translated by Ivy and Tatiana Litvoniva, tailpieces and illuminations by V Sheshnikov
Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1953
Fiction | Hard Cover

Caravaggio in Film and Literature

Popular Culture's Apprpriation of a Baroque Genius
Laura Rorato
Legenda, London, 2014
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions

Alison's Kidnapping Adventure

An early printing of the seventh Alison adventure
Sheila Stuart, illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop
Blackie & Son, London, 1958
Childrens | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper


Ralph Steadman's 'paranoid' polaroid portraits
Ralph Steadman
George G. Harrap, London, 1986
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Ivon Hitchens Nudes

includes invitation to the 1995 private view
Peter Khoroche, introduction
Jonathan Clark Fine Art, London, 1995
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Professional Gun Dog Training Explained

1st edition of this highly-regarded title
Peter Everitt-Stewart
Midlands Book Typesetting Co, 1991
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Brighton Rock

1947, uniform edition
Graham Greene
William Heinemann, London, 1947
Fiction | Hard Cover

Spanish Civil War bundle

Six paperback histories, including Hugh Thomas and Paul Preston
Hugh Thomas, and Paul Preston, Mark Kurlansky, Andrew Forrest, Raymond Carr, Gabriel Jackson
Various, London, etc, n.d.
History | Soft Cover

Secret Societies

and their Power in the 20th Century
Jan van Helsing, pseud. Jan Udo Holey
Ewertverlag, Gran Canaria, 1995
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Village Bells

The Culture of the Senses in the Nineteenth-Century French Countryside
Alain Corbin, translated by Martin Thom
Columbia University Press, New York, 1998
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Town Class Cruisers

A history of each of the ten Town-class cruisers, predominantly Second World War
Neil McCart
Maritime Books, Liskeard, 2012
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Triple Odyssey

The Story of S.M.S. Emden and its Crew
Edward B Proud
Idea Generation, London, 2003
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Norwegian Intelligence Service, 1945–1970

A comprehensive history of the post-war years
Olav Riste
Frank Cass, London, 1999
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

Marshland Sunset by Robert Greenhalf

Chromolithograph, limited to 15 copies (this being no 14)
Robert Greenhalf
Artwork | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

Free at Last! (Signed copy)

Signed by Tony Benn, his diaries 1991–2001
Tony Benn, edited by Ruth Winstone
Hutchinson, London, 2002
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Prague Full of Ghosts

A superbly illustrated book of Czech ghosts and ghouls
Jiri Winter-Neprakta, (illustrator), Miloslav Svandrlik (text), and Josef Molin (photographs). English translation by Joy Turner-Kadeckova
Road Praha, Czech Republic, 1993
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold

1903, full leather with tree calf boards
Matthew Arnold
Macmillan, London, 1903
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Lord Macaulay's Essays

and Lays of Ancient Rome, 1905, full leather
Lord Macaulay
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1905
Essays | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Poetical Works of John Milton

1834, three volumes, including Paradise Lost and Regained
John Milton, with a life of the author by John Mitford
William Pickering, London, 1834
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Book of Common Prayer

with engraved brass clasp and ivorine boards
Not stated
University Press, Oxford, 1895
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

The Making of Stan Laurel

Echoes of a British Boyhood
David Lawrence
Macfarland and Company, Jefferson, 2011
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Let Me Die in Drag

A 1995 paperback edition of Ed Wood Jr's shocker, aka Death of a Transvestite
Ed Wood Jr, introduction by Jonathan Ross
Gorse, London, 1995
Fiction | Soft Cover | First thus

Proust and Venice (Signed copy)

Signed by Peter Collier to poet and Cambridge academic, Alan Bates
Peter Collier
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1986
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Past Events 1880

A monthly record of events in Newcastle and the North East, with ephemera connected to the author, Fred Gosman
Fred. Gosman
A Reid, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1881
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover | First Editions

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