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Haydn's Dictionary of Dates

and Universal Information Relating to All Ages and Nations. Containing the History of the World to the Autumn of 1898
Benjamin Vincent
Ward Lock & Co, London, 1898
£15.00
Reference | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Lawson History of the America's Cup

1986 facsimile of the 1902 first edition, the history of the yachting competition
Winifred M Thompson, and Thomas W Lawson
Ashford Press Publishing, Southampton, 1986
£100.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | Limited Editions | Fine Bindings | First thus

Orpheus; Myths of the World

With fine wood engravings by Boris Artzybasheff
Padraic Colum, illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff
Macmillan, New York, 1930
£22.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Unnatural Causes (Signed copy)

Signed by P D James; the third Adam Dalgliesh novel
P D James
Sphere, London, 1984
£30.00
Fiction | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

Sense and Sensibility

1904; illustrated by Hugh Thomson and a very nice copy
Jane Austen, illustrated by Hugh Thomson, and with an introduction by Austin Dobson
Macmillan, London, 1904
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Lewis Carroll / Russian Journal, Morton Cohen's working copy

with manuscript edits, additions and redactions, finally published as The Russian Journal—II; A Record Kept by Henry Parry Liddon of a Tour Taken with C L Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) in the Summer of 1867
Morton N Cohen, from the Notes of Henry Parry Liddon
The Lewis Carroll Society of North America, New York, 1979
£125.00
Lewis Carroll | Soft Cover | Handwritten

Samuel Taylor Coleridge / Richard Holmes collection

2 volumes of biography & selected poems
Richard Holmes
Various, London, 1989
£15.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Changing Stages (Signed copy)

Signed by Richard Eyre, a view of British theatre in the twentieth century
Richard Eyre, and Nicholas Wright
Bloomsbury, London, 2001
£10.00
Film & Theatre | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First thus

French Cinema: The A-Z Guide to the New Wave

Includes Francois Traffaut, Louis Malle, and Alain Resnais
Raymond Durgnat
Motion Publications, Loughton, 1963
£15.00
Film & Theatre | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Gargantua & Pantagruel

Illustrated by Lynd Ward
Francois Rabelais, translated into modern English by Jacques Le Clerq and illustrated by Lynd Ward
The Heritage Press, New York, 1942
£16.00
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

Droll Stories

Illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff
Honore de Balzac, translated into modern English by Jacques Le Clerq and illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff
The Heritage Press, New York, 1939
£15.00
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan

Illustrated by Honore Guilbeau
James Justinian Morier, with a preface by Sir Walter Scott and illustrated by Honore Guilbeau
The Heritage Press, New York, 1947
£15.00
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

War and Peace

Two volumes in one (complete)
Leo Tolstoy, translated, revised and introduced by Louise and Aylmer Maude, illustrated with reproduction of the famous nineteenth century paintnigs by Vassily Verestchagin and numerous pen drawings by Fritz Eichenberg
The Heritage Press, New York, 1938
£25.00
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

The Gwythen Clay Mystery

A classic 1940s childrens' thriller
Michael Poole, illustrated by Gilbert Dunlop
Oxford University Press, London, 1940
£10.00
Childrens | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

On an Ancient Mexican Head-piece, coated with Mosaic

An illustrated offprint from Archaeologia (1895)
Charles Hercules Read
The Society of Antiquaries, London, 1895
£15.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Archaeologia; Or Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity

Three offprints in one: The Cross of Lothair, A Triptych at the Abbey of Stavelot, and The Abbey of Saint-Denis
Various
The Society of Antiquaries, London, 1915
£15.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

William Blake (Signed copy)

Signed by Peter Ackroyd
Peter Ackroyd
Sinclair Stevenson, London, 1995
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Poetical Works of Walter Scott

c1864, in an attractive pressed leather binding
Walter Scott
Gall & Inglis, London, 1864
£12.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Price of the Ticket

James Baldwin's Collected Non-Fiction 1948–1985
James Baldwin
Michael Joseph, London, 1985
£50.00
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Four John Lanchester signed first editions

The Debt to Pleasure, Mr Phillips, Fragrant Harbour, Family Romance
John Lanchester
Various, London, 1996
£30.00
Collections | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Vlamgat (Signed copy)

Signed by Dick Lord, the story of the Mirage F1 in the South African Air Force
Dick Lord, foreword by Lt-Gen Willem Hechter
Covos-Day, South Africa, 2000
£30.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Yorkshire Rivers, volumes 1 to 9

Each with a fold-out bird's eye view of the river
Tom Bradley
The Yorkshire Post, Leeds, 1890
On Hold
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Artist

with two George Baxter prints; being a Young Ladies' Instructor in Ornamental Painting, Drawing etc
B F Gandee, with two George Baxter prints
Chapman & Hall, London, 1835
£140.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions

The War Inevitable

A 1908 addition to the library of Invasion Literature
Alan H Burgoyne
Francis Grififths, London, 1908
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Crescent and the Cross

Romance and Realities of Eastern Travel—a reprint of Warbuton's 1844 Middle East travel classic
Eliot Warburton
Maclaren & Company, London, 1910
£30.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

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