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Bloomsbury's Outsider

A Life of David Garnett
Sarah Knights
Bloomsbury, London, 2015
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Towards Freedom

Documents on the Movement for Independence in India 1940. Part 1.
K N Panikkar, editor, preface by Sabyasachi Bhattacharya (general editor)
Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 2009
£40.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Company of Men

Romain Gary's novel of post-war France
Romain Gary, translated by Joseph Barnes. Dustwrapper by Biro.
Michael Joseph, London, 1950
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Bicycle Thieves

The first UK printing of Luigi Bartolini's classic novel
Luigi Bartolini, translated by C J Richards
Michael Joseph, London, 1952
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Rough Shoot

A thriller from the author of Rogue Male
Geoffrey Household, wrapper design by Patrick Gierth
Michael Joseph, London, 1951
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Political Ideals

1917, five essays by Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Russell
The Century Co, New York, 1917
£15.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Treaty of Versailles and After

Annotations of the Text of the Treaty
Not stated, first issued by the U.S. Government Printing Office
Greenwood Press, New York, 1968
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | First thus

The Wind the Shakes the Barley

and The Song in the Green Thorn Tree, both rebound in red leather
James Barke
Collins, London, 1946
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Madame Bovary

Flaubert's debut novel, illustrated by Pierre Brissaud
Gustave Flaubert, translated by J Lewis May, introduction by Jacques de Lavretelle, illustrations by Pierre Brissaud engraved in wood by Theo Schmied
The Heritage Press / The Nonesuch Press, New York & London, 1950
£15.00
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus | Slipcase

Ellen of the Isle, A New Poem (Signed copy)

Signed by James Flitton, with the original Stationer's Hall receipt of 1890
James Flitton
Thomas Laurie, London, 1890
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The New Forget-Me-Not, A Calendar (Signed copy)

Signed by contributor, Godfrey Childe.
Rex Whistler, with contributions from Vita Sackville-West, Clive Bell, Cyril Connolly, Rose Macaulay, Hugh Walpole etc
Cobden-Sanderson, London, 1929
£30.00
Illustrated | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Love's Progress, or The Education of Araminta (Signed copy)

This copy signed by Humbert Wolfe
James Laver
The Nonesuch Press, Bloomsbury, London, 1929
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Association Copy

Frabjous Beasts & Frumious Birds

A catalogue of Quentin Blake's wonderful sketches
Quentin Blake
Chris Beetles, London, 2010
£10.00
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Begone Satan!

A Soul-Stirring Account of a Diabolical Possession in Iowa
Carl Vogl, translated by Celestine Kapsner
Catholic Truth Society, Hong Kong, 1970
£10.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Soft Cover

Float & Fly, A Little Book for Anglers (Signed copy)

Signed by the editor, Samuel J Looker
Samuel J Looker, editor. Frontispiece by Claud Lovat Fraser
Daniel O'Connor, London, 1922
£12.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Architectural Association Quarterly, Vol 1, No 3, July 1969

The Human Setting
Dennis Sharp, editor
Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1969
£12.00
Architecture & Design | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Shadow of Monte Carlo

and other stories of the Principality
Charles Kingston
Grant Richards, London, 1931
Sold
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Two books on the Suez Crisis

Bromberger's Secrets of Suez and Paul Johnson's The Suez War
Merry & Serge Bromberger, and Paul Johnson
See description, London, 1957
£10.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Sheaf of Greek Folk Songs

Gleaned by an Old Philhellene (1922)
Countess Evelyn Martinengo Cesaresco
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1922
£20.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two Jean Anouilh first editions

Antigone & Eurydice (1951) and Colombe (1952)
Jean Anouilh
Methuen, London, 1951
£10.00
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Mr Stone and the Knights Companion

The first US printing
V S Naipaul, dustwrapper by Leonard Rosoman
Macmillan, New York, 1964
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Dan Leno, Hys Booke

A Volume of Frivolities Autobiographical, Historical, Philosophical, Anecdotal and Nonsensical
Dan Leno
Greening & Co, London, 1904
£50.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover

Sirmione a Maria Callas

Signed by the author, Michelle Nocera, and Italian mezzo-soprano Giulietta Simionato
Michelle Nocera
Grafiche Zarantonello, Sirmione, 1997
£30.00
Maria Callas | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

The Face of the World

Cecil Beaton's international scrapbook of people and places
Cecil Beaton
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1957
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Experiencing Art: In the Brain of the Beholder

How do we appreciate a work of art? Why do we like some artworks but not others?
Arthur P Shimamura
Oxford University Press, New York, 2013
£20.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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