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The Legion Book

With full page plates by Eric Ravilious, Clare Leighton etc
Captain H Cotton Minchin
Cassell, London, 1929
£10.00
Illustrated | Hard Cover

A Time to Keep Silence

Patrick Leigh Fermor's monastical experiences
Patrick Leigh Fermor, drawings by John Craxton
John Murray, London, 1957
Sold
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Theatrical World for 1895

including the first reviews of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband
William Archer, with a prefatory letter by Arthur W Pinero and a synopsis of playbills of the year by Henry George Gilbert
Walter Scott, London, 1896
£20.00
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover | First Editions

The World of Arthur Ransome

A wonderfully illustrated study of the author of Swallows and Amazons
Christina Hardyment
Frances Lincoln, London, 2012
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Le Grand Meaulnes

French text with notes & intro in English
Alain-Fournier, the first part adapted with introduction, notes and glossary by G I Dunn
Oxford University Press, London, 1958
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

An Autobiography

Igor Stravinsky's early life and views...
Igor Stravinsky
M & J Steuer, New York, 1958
£10.00
Music | Hard Cover

Vathek, An Arabian Tale

An unusual pocket edition with five coloured plates
William Beckford, illustrated by W B Handforth
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1912
£25.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

The Stormswept Roof of Asia

By Yak, Camel & Sheep Caravan in Tibet, Chinese Turkistan and Over the Kara-Koram
Emil Trinkler, translated from the German by B K Featherstone
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1931
£50.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Works of "Saki" (H H Munro)

8 volumes, 1926/1927
H H Munro (Saki)
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1926
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

The Observer's Book of Astro-Navigation

Part three; Francis Chichester's book on dead-reckoning
Francis Chichester
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1941
£10.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

1876, with fine colour illustrations
Daniel Defoe
Thomas Nelson, London, 1876
£35.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Bede's Ecclesiastical History

together with the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
Venerable Bede, edited by J A Giles
Henry G Bohn, London, 1859
£30.00
History | Hard Cover

Northanger Abbey

1934, with 8 colour illustrations by Maximilian Vox
Jane Austen, illustrated by Maximilien Vox
J M Dent, London, 1934
£16.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha

1913 two volume edition
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
J M Dent, London, 1913
£14.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Sense and Sensibility, and Persuasion

Fine soft red leather, in excellent condition.
Jane Austen
Thomas Nelson, London, 1910
£50.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Mrs Ashton's New Pupil

The 1892 first edition, published by Bradley & Woodruff.
Mrs S S Robbins, (Sarah Stuart Robbins)
Bradley & Woodruff, Boston, 1892
£40.00
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions

Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque

47 tales from Edgar Allan Poe, title page design by Herbert Cole
Edgar Allan Poe, title page design by Herbert Cole, frontispiece portrait by Edmund J Sullivan.
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton & Kent, London, 1910
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

The Works of Shakespeare, Volume 1

1740, the second Theobald edition, with engravings. Includes The Tempest
William Shakespeare, engravings by Gravelot
H Lintot et al, London, 1740
£40.00
Drama | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Flower Beneath the Foot

Ronald Firbank's flamboyant court satire
Ronald Firbank, with a decoration by C R W Nevinson, and portraits by Augustus John and Wyndham Lewis
Grant Richards, London, 1923
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Key to the Waverley Novels (Signed copy)

Inscribed by Henry Grey, his chronological guide to Walter Scott's novel series.
Henry Grey
John Long, London, 1898
£20.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Suffolk in the Middle Ages (Signed copy)

Signed by Norman Scarfe to Morton Cohen, the Lewis Carroll scholar
Norman Scarfe
Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 2004
£20.00
History | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

When I Was a Little Boy

The early life of Erich Kastner, creator of Emil and the Detectives
Erich Kastner, translated by Isabel and Florence McHugh, illustrated by Horst Lemke
Jonathan Cape, London, 1959
£22.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Defeat of Youth and Other Poems

An early collection of Aldous Huxley's poetry
Aldous Huxley
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1918
£25.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Riddle of the Ravens

A case for Inspector Slade of Department X2
Leonard R Gribble
George G. Harrap, London, 1937
£25.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Hemlock for Eight, a Radio Play (Signed copy)

Signed by Clifford Bax to radio pioneer Mary Hope Allen
Clifford Bax, and Leon M Lion
Frederick Muller, London, 1946
£20.00
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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