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L'Archipel en Feu

First French edition by Hetzel of Jules Verne's novel of the Greek War of Independence
Jules Verne, illustrated by Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1884
£50.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Une Ville Flottante

c1880, Hetzel binding of Jules Verne's story of an ocean liner
Jules Verne, illustrated by Jules Ferat
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Tour du Monde en Quatre-Vingts Jours

An early French Hetzel edition of Jules Verne's story of Phileas Fogg
Jules Verne, illustrated by De Neuville and L Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£60.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Cinq Semaines en Ballon

An early French Hetzel edition of Jules Verne's first novel
Jules Verne, illustrated by Riou and Montaut
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£50.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

The Theory of Educational Sloyd

The lectures of Otto Salomon
Otto Salomon
George Philip & Son, London, 1892
£30.00
Social Sciences | Hard Cover

Twenty Five Years of Progress

An illustrated Siemens brochure from 1930, detailing achievments in railway power and automatic signalling 1905–1930
Siemens
Siemens & General Electric, London, 1930
£20.00
Transport | Soft Cover | First Editions

Mathias Sandorf

1885, first edition of Hetzel's finely bound Mediterranean epic by Jules Verne
Jules Verne, illustrated by Leon Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1885
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

L'Ile Mysterieuse

1884, fine Hetzel binding on Jules Verne's classic mysterious island novel
Jules Verne, illustrated by Jules Ferat, engraved by Barbant
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1884
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

La Maison a Vapeur

1880, fine Hetzel binding on Jules Verne's travel in India on a mechanical elephant
Jules Verne, illustrated by Leon Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Vingt-Mille Lieues sous les Mers

1885, fine Hetzel binding on Jules Verne's classic underwater adventure
Jules Verne, illustrated by Alphonse de Neuville and Edouard Riou, engraved by Hildibrand
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1885
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Oeuvres Completes de Paul Verlaine

Volume 1 of the French symbolist poet's works
Paul Verlaine
Leon Vanier, Paris, 1905
£12.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

English Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, with Rackham's 1926 Christmas Card pasted in annotated by himself
Flora Annie Steel, illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Macmillan, London, 1918
£200.00
Illustrated | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Food of the Gods

and How it Came to Earth. 1904, a first edition of H G Well's science fiction classic
H G Wells
Macmillan, London, 1904
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Relativity, The Special and The General Theory, A Popular Exposition

The first UK edition of Einstein's Theory of Relativity
Albert Einstein, translated by Robert W Lawson
Methuen, London, 1920
£400.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Pity for Women

First UK edition of the first to novels of de Montherlant's tetralogy (Les Jeunes Filles and Pitie pour Les Femmes)
Henri de Motherlant
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1937
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Mother Goose; The Old Nursery Rhymes

1913, with 13 colour plates by Arthur Rackham
Arthur Rackham
William Heinemann, London, 1913
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Illustrated | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Character in Distress

19 short stories from Luigi Pirandello
Luigi Pirandello
Duckworth & Co, London, 1938
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

My Man Jeeves

2nd ed? c1920—with four early Jeeves and Wooster stories
P G Wodehouse
George Newnes, London, 1920
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Manual of Neo-Scholastic Philosophy

A rare first printing
Charles R Baschab
B Herder Book Co, St Louis & London, 1923
£40.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Struggle for World Power

1958, first edition of George Knupffer's struggle between Capitalism and Communism
George Knupffer
The Plain-Speaking Publishing Co, London, 1958
£15.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Avataras

Four Lectures Delivered at the 24th Anniversary Meeting of the Theosophical Society at Adyar, Madras, December 1899
Annie Besant
Theosophical Publishing Company, London, 1900
£20.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

Sixteen pocket editions of Shakespeare's plays

Dating from 1868 to 1934
William Shakespeare, and his contemporaries
Various, Leipzig, London, Oxford, 1868
£20.00
Drama | Soft Cover

Egyptian Fairy Tales

with a colour front cover by Alan G MacNaughtan
E A Wallis Budge
Gowans and Gray, London and Glasgow, 1923
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Life Problems (Memorabilia)

An early edition of Yogendra's epigrams
Shri Yogendra
Yoga, Bombay & New York, 1934
£30.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Honourable Mr Tawnish (Signed copy)

Signed by Jeffrey Farnol to stage actress Madge Compton
Jeffrey Farnol, illustrated by C E Brock
Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London, 1913
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

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