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The Rich Man

A 1932 romance from Katharine Tynan in the original wrapper
Katharine Tynan
Collins, London, 1932
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

High Street

The V&A's facsimile copy of the 1938 Ravilious-illustrated classic
J M Richards, illustrations by Eric Ravilious
V & A Publications, London, 2012
Art | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

The Land of Heart's Desire

1913 edition of W B Yeats's one act play
W B Yeats
T Fisher Unwin, London, 1913
Drama | Hard Cover

The Journal of William Morris Studies—10 issues

from Summer 2007 to Winter 2011
The William Morris Society
The William Morris Society, London, 2007
William Morris | Soft Cover | First Editions

A Brass Hat in No-Man's Land

F P Crozier's Great War memoir
Brig.-Gen. F P Crozier
Jonathan Cape, London, 1930
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Long Walk to Freedom

The first US printing of Nelson Mandela's autobiography
Nelson Mandela
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1994
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Jung, A Biography

First edition of Deirdre Bair's comprehensive study
Deirdre Bair
Little, Brown & Company, London, 2004
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Best of Both Worlds (Signed copy)

Signed by John Andrew, Rector of St. Thomas' Church on New York's Fifth Avenue
John Andrew
William B Eerdmans, Grand Rapids, 1991
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro

2 volumes, profusely illustrated
Shugo Asano, and Timothy Clark
The British Museum Press, London, 1995
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions | Slipcase

Homage to Gaia

First printing of James Lovelock's autobiography
James Lovelock
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2000
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Waverley Novels, complete in twelve volumes

1842–1846; in an attractive uniform half-leather binding
Walter Scott
Robert Cadell, Edinburgh, 1842
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Richard Wagner's The Niblung's Ring (Signed copy)

c1900, signed by the translator Frederick Jameson
Frederick Jameson
Schott & Co, London, 1900
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Hadrian's Wall

1922, first edition, with 6 colour plates by the author
Jessie Mothersole
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1922
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Peach Thief and other Bulgarian Stories

1968, four short stories from Bulgarian writers
Emilian Stanev, with Elin Pelin, Dimiter Talev, and Pavel Vezhinov, translated by Radost Pridham and Jean Morris
Cassell, London, 1968
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Brave Boys of Derry, or, No Surrender!

1901, W S Martin's account for children of the siege of Londonderry
W Stanley Martin
Morgan and Scott Ltd, London, 1901
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Psychedelic Reader & The Psychedelic Experience

Two books from Timothy Leary
Timothy Leary, with Ralph Metzner, Gunther M Weil, and Richard Alpert
Citadel Press, New York, 1993
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover

Heads & Tales (Signed copy)

Signed by Cornel Lucas, the Film Portraits of Cornel Lucas
Cornel Lucas, with a foreword by David Puttnam
Lennard Publishing, Luton, 1988
Photography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Cheltenham College Register 1841–1927

with supplement of 1841–1919 Additions and Corrections 1919–1951
Edward Scot Skirving, editor, and Charles Herbert Pigg (editor, supplement)
The College, Cheltenham, 1928
School & University Registers | Hard Cover

Discurso del Presidente Dr. Ramon J Carcano en al acto de la tome de posesion (Signed copy)

Signed by Ramon Carcano's son, Miguel Angel Carcano, also an Argentinian politician
Ramon J Carcano
Consejo Nacional de Prevision Social, Buenos Aires, 1944
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Stories from the "Diary of a Doctor"

1910, early edition of L T Meads and Clifford Halifax's medical mysteries from The Strand magazine
L T Meade, and Clifford Halifax, MD
Sands and Company, London and Edinburgh, 1910
Fiction | Hard Cover

One's Company, A Journey to China

1934, a first printing in dustwrapper of Peter Fleming's Chinese expedition
Peter Fleming
Jonathan Cape, London, 1934
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Roman Spring of Mrs Stone

1950, the first UK edition in Cecil Beaton dustwrapper
Tennessee Williams, dustwrapper by Cecil Beaton
John Lehmann, London, 1950
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of J. Sheridan Le Fanu: Volume 6

Including One Novel, 'Checkmate, ' and Six Short Stories of the Ghostly and Gothic
Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Leonaur, 2010
Fiction | Soft Cover | First thus

The Devil Rides Out

1958, a good vintage paperback of Dennis Wheatley's thriller
Dennis Wheatley
Arrow Books, London, 1958
Fiction | Soft Cover

The Book of Boswell

Autobiography of a Gypsy
Silvester Gordon Boswell, edited by John Seymour
Penguin Books, London, 1973
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First thus

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