Advanced…

Recent Additions

Child of Storm

A Rider Haggard adventure featuring Allan Quartermain
Henry Rider Haggard, illustrated by A C Michael
Cassell, London, 1913
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Tragoediae Superstites et Deperditarum Fragmenta

The tragedies of Sophocles, Greek text
Sophocles, edited by Wilhelm Dindorf
E Typographeo Academico, Oxford, 1849
£15.00
Classics | Hard Cover

Wild Flowers Month by Month, Volume 1

March to June, with an interesting dodo bookplate
Edward Step
Frederick Warne, London, 1905
£12.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ten Years in a Portsmouth Slum

Dolling's account of his time in Landport
Robert R Dolling
Masters & Co, London, 1906
£15.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover

The Way of Peace, Essays and Addresses

1928, writings by Viscount Cecil including the League of Nations
Viscount Cecil
Philip Allan, London, 1928
£40.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Xenophontis de Cyri Expeditione Commentarii

A Greek language 1813 edition of Xenophon's Anabasis
Xenophon, with notes by Johann Gottlob Schneider
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1813
£30.00
Classics | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

A Complete English-Latin Dicionary

including place names and christian names
J E Riddle
Longmans, Brown, Green and Longmans, London, 1850
£20.00
Classics | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

A Lexicon to Sophocles

An alphabetical arrangement from the Greek of Sophocles
Friedrich Theodor Ellendt
D A Talboys, Oxford, 1841
£30.00
Classics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Fifteen Rounds a Minute (Signed copy)

Signed by J M Craster, the 2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards in the Great War, August to December 1914
J M Craster
Macmillan, London, 1976
£20.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Cause

1928, A Short History of the Women's Movement in Great Britain
Ray Strachey
George Bell & Sons, London, 1928
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Family Idiot, Gustave Flaubert 1821—1857

A complete set in five volumes of Sartre's monumental novel / psychobiography of Flaubert
Jean-Paul Sartre, translated by Carol Cosman
The University of Chicago Press, Chicago & London, 1981
£140.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

An Outstretched Arm (Signed copy)

Signed by Theodore Norman, a history of the Jewish Colonization Association
Theodore Norman
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1985
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Golden Ass (Signed copy)

Signed by the translator, Robert Graves
Lucius Apuleius, translated by Robert Graves
Penguin Books, London, 1950
£40.00
Classics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Fine Bindings

The Leo Amery Diaries (2 volumes)

Volume 1: 1896–1929, and Volume 2: The Empire at Bay, 1929–1945
Leo Amery, edited by John Barnes and David Nicholson. Intorduction by Julian Amery (V1) and Foreword by Lord Stockton (V2).
Hutchinson, London, 1980
£140.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Numbers and Joshua & Judges

Two Old Testament volumes from The Temple Bible
G Buchanan Gray, and A R S Kennedy (editors)
J M Dent, London, 1902
£12.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Man who Lost his Shadow

First UK edition of a modern Egyptian classic
Fathy Ghanem, translated by Desmond Stewart. Dustwrapper by Julian Willett.
Chapman & Hall, London, 1966
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Forgotten Master (Signed copy)

Signed by Dorothy Moulton Mayer, a biography of violinist Louis Spohr
Dorothy Moulton Mayer
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1959
£12.00
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Scenes et Comedies

from the library of Richard Cobden's daughters, and signed by Jane Cobden, an early campaigner for women's rights
Octave Feuillet
Michel Levy Freres, Paris, 1855
£20.00
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound

Jadis et Naguère (Signed copy)

Verlaine's poetry, this copy signed by Frederick York Powell and Rachel Annand Taylor
Paul Verlaine
Leon Vanier, Paris, 1891
£80.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound | Association Copy

Nine books on film & cinema

Jean-Luc Godard, Raoul Walsh, Fritz Lang, Allan Dwan, Roberto Rossellini, Peter Bogdanovich etc
Various, including Peter Bogdanovich, Raymond Durgnat etc
Studio Vista, London & Edinburgh, 1967
£40.00
Film & Theatre | Soft Cover | First Editions

Thumb Tripping (Signed copy)

Signed by Don Mitchell, the first US edition
Don Mitchell
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1970
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Fifth Column

A rare 1940 work from John Langdon-Davies warning against the enemy at home.
John Langdon-Davies
John Murray, London, 1940
£25.00
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Royal Natural History

Vols 1, 2, 5 & 6, with 48 full page colour plates
Richard Lydekker, (editor), preface by P L Sclater
Frederick Warne, London, 1893
Sold
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

To the Edge of the Sky (Signed copy)

Signed & dedicated by Anhua Gao
Anhua Gao
Penguin Books, London, 2001
£16.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

Missal Romain

French prayer book, c1907, bound in ivorine with inlaid metal design
Not stated
Marc Barbou, Limoges, 1907
£40.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Browse by Date

Attributes

Browse by