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Patrick White's novel of Prussian explorer and naturalist Ludwig Leichhardt
Patrick White, dustwrapper by George Salter
The Viking Press, New York, 1957
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Greased Line Fishing for Salmon

Compiled from the Papers of A H E Wood
Jock Scott, pseud. Donald G Ferris Rudd
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1950
Sports | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper


In an attractive full leather binding by Clarke of Harrow
Walter Scott
A & C Black, Edinburgh, 1874
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Flying Visits

Harry Furniss's light-hearted travels travels around the British Isles
Harry Furniss
Arrowsmith, London, 1892
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

The Time Machine and other stories

Volume XVI of the Essex edition of Wells' novels
H G Wells
Ernest Benn, London, 1927
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Lover

First UK edition
Marguerite Duras, translated by Barbara Bray. Dustwrapper by Joe Pui.
Collins, London, 1985
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


A novel from Booker prize winner David Storey
David Storey, dustwrapper art by Tom Adams
Jonathan Cape, London, 1976
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

George MacDonald

A Biographical and Critical Appreciation (1906)
Joseph Johnson
Isaac Pitman, London, 1906
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Eagle's Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand

Two volumes, with fine botanical illustrations
Audrey Eagle
Te Papa Press, Wellington, 2008
Natural History | Hard Cover

Confessions of a Young Man (Signed copy)

With George Moore's signature; third edition with frontispiece by William Strang
George Moore
Swan Sonnenschein, London, 1899
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Salonika Fire, 18–19th August 1917

24 photographs of the Great Fire of Thessalonika
Royal Flying Corps, and Survey Company, R.E.
R.F.C., 1917
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Hand-illuminated presentation book to Vicar of Woburn, Bedfordshire

With stunning calligraphy and design, all pages hand-drawn, with ten photographs
Hand-illuminated, with the names of c400 local residents
Hand-made, Woburn, Bedfordshire, 1913
Essays | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Eger and Grime (Signed copy)

Signed by F J Furnivall to J R Planché
F J Furnivall, and John W Hales
N Trubner, London, 1867
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

McGlusky the Trail Blazer

First edition in fairly scarce wrapper.
A G Hales
Wright & Brown, London, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Darling Buds of May

A lovely copy of the first edition
H E Bates, dustwrapper by Broom Lynne
Michael Joseph, London, 1958
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Moveable Feast

Hemingway's life in Paris in the 1920s
Ernest Hemingway
World Books, London, 1965
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Lewis Carroll, une vie, une legende

The first French edition of Morton Cohen's biography
Morton N Cohen
Editions Autrement, Paris, 1998
Lewis Carroll | Soft Cover | First Editions

Lewis Carroll, A Biography

The first Spanish edition
Morton N Cohen
Editorial Anagrama, Barcelona, 1998
Lewis Carroll | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ivor Novello, The Story of an Achievement (Signed copy)

With signed postcard of Novello
Walter Macqueen-Pope
Hutchinson, London, 1954
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

The Last Grain Race

Eric Newby's memoir of sailing on the Moshulu
Eric Newby, dustwrapper by Winston Megoran
Secker & Warburg, London, 1956
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Little Drummer Girl

With programme signed by John Le Carre
John Le Carre
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1983
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Art and Handicraft

First edition of John D Sedding's book on art and architecture
John D Sedding
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1893
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

A rare early pirated edition from Paris (1828)
William Wordsworth
A & W Gagliani, Paris, 1828
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Fascinating Womanhood, or The Art of Attracting Men

Eight volumes on making yourself irresistable...
Not stated
The Psychology Press, Saint Louis, 1922
Social Sciences | Soft Cover | First Editions

Jones's Wedding, A Tale in Rhymed Prose

Light verse written in the trenches of the Western Front
A H Sidgwick
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1935
Poetry | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

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