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Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan

1903, two volumes, Lafcadio Hearn's first impressions of Japan
Lafcadio Hearn
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1903
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Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

The Alexandria Quartet

Justine, Balthazar, Mountolive, Clea—early printings with a few issues...
Lawrence Durrell
Faber & Faber, London, 1958
£60.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ariel

The 1965 first UK printing of Sylvia Plath's classic
Sylvia Plath
Faber & Faber, London, 1965
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Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Sidonia the Sorceress & The Amber Witch

Meinhold's Gothic romances
William Meinhold, translated by Lady Wilde and Lucie, Lady Duff Gordon
Reeves and Turner, London, 1894
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Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

Heretics

A collection of G K Chesterton's essays
G K Chesterton
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1911
£20.00
Essays | Hard Cover

Les Illuminations

A 1905 French edition of Rimbaud's prose & poetry
Arthur Rimbaud
Mercure de France, Paris, 1905
£10.00
Poetry | Soft Cover

The Magic Isle

The author's travels in Haiti, with witchcraft, voodoo and the book that popularised the word zombie
W B Seabrook, illustrated by Alexander King and with photographs by the author.
George G. Harrap, London, 1931
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Second Sex

1956, second printing, in the rare dustwrapper
Simone De Beauvoir, translated by H M Parshley
Jonathan Cape, London, 1956
£50.00
Social Sciences | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Descent of Man

Darwin's writings on evolution
Charles Darwin
John Murray, London, 1890
£50.00
Natural History | Hard Cover

The Harp of Erin

Vol 1 only, the posthumous collection of Irish poet Thomas Dermody's verse
Thomas Dermody, edited by James Grant Raymond
Richard Phillips, London, 1807
£40.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Great Britain at War

Jeffrey Farnol's 1918 essays on the Great War
Jeffrey Farnol
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1918
£30.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Amadeus

First printing of Peter Shaffer's Mozart play
Peter Shaffer
Andre Deutsch, London, 1980
£15.00
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Sea is Kind

1914, in the original T Sturge Moore binding
T Sturge Moore
Grant Richards, London, 1914
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Hitler et Les Femmes

and Le Journal Intime d'Eva Braun (1948)
Douglas L Hewlett
Editions du Cheval Aile, Paris, 1948
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry

W B Yeats' collection of Celtic myth
W B Yeats, edited and selected by.
Walter Scott, London, 1903
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Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Japanese Fairy Book

Second edition, with colour frontispiece by Take Sato
Yei Theodora Ozaki, (translator)
Constable, London, 1922
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Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

Serbian Folk-Lore

Second edition, 26 folkloric tales
Madame Elodie L Mijatovich, (translator), with an introduction by Rev W Denton
The Columbus Printing Co, London, 1899
£30.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Religion of the Sikhs

This copy owned and signed by Adrian Fortescue
Dorothy Field
John Murray, London, 1914
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Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Ripostes

1912, the first UK edition which preceded the US first, and including poems by Thomas E Hulme
Ezra Pound, and Thomas E Hulme
Stephen Swift and Co., Ltd, London, 1912
£400.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The King of Elfland's Daughter

Second UK edition of Lord Dunsany's important fantasy novel
Lord Dunsany, frontispiece by S H Sime
G P Putnam's Sons, London, 1924
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Franco-Prussian War 1870–71 (Signed copies)

Signed by Quintin Barry, limited edition. Complete in two volumes
Quintin Barry
Helion & Company Ltd, Solihull, 2007
£120.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

The Strange Death of Liberal England

1936, a rare proof copy
George Dangerfield
Constable, London, 1936
£40.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Uncorrected proof

Darkness Whispers (Signed copy)

Limited edition signed by Richard Chizmar and Brian James Freeman
Richard Chizmar, and Brian James Freeman
Scarlet Galleon, Boston, Mass., 2017
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

The Evolution of War

A Marxian Study (1927, 1st)
Emanuel Kanter
Charles H Kerr, Chicago, 1927
£20.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions

Beatrice

A first edition of one of Rider Haggard's favourites of his own work
Henry Rider Haggard
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1890
£18.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

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