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The Tale of Genji

Contains all six novels of the Genji saga
Lady Murasaki, translated by Arthur Waley
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1957
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Deadfalls and Snares

A book about trapping, but from the library of the University of London Animal Welfare Society (ULAWS) and siged by its founder.
A R Harding
A R Harding, Columbus, Ohio, 1907
£20.00
Farming & Agriculture | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

Folk-Tales of Bengal

contains 22 tales of myth and legend
Rev. Lal Behari Day
Macmillan, London, 1920
£30.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

Sermons Doctrinal and Practical

The 1st & 2nd series of sermons from William Archer Butler
William Archer Butler, with a life of the author by Thomas Woodward, Dean of Down
Macmillan, Cambridge, 1859
£50.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Children's Costume from the Great Masters

Signed by Spanish artist Gregorio Prieto
Percy MacQuoid
Medici Society, London, 1923
£30.00
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table

1891, two volumes in a nice half-leather binding
Oliver Wendell Holmes
David Douglas, Edinburgh, 1891
£40.00
Essays | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Water-Babies

Bound in full blue leather, a very attractive copy
Charles Kingsley, illustrated by Linley Sambourne
Macmillan, London, 1896
£50.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Richard Mayr, Wiehe, Herz and Humor im Baßschlüssel (Signed copy)

Signed by the Austrian bass-baritone Richard Mayr
Otto Kunz, with a foreword by Lotte Lehmann
Das Bergland-Buch, Berlin, 1933
£40.00
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Peace by Revolution, An Interpretation of Mexico (Signed copy)

Signed by Frank Tannenbaum
Frank Tannenbaum, drawings by Miguel Covarrubias
Columbia University Press, New York, 1933
£40.00
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Songs of a Moorland Parish with Prose Sketches

A Collection of Verse and Prose, Chiefly Relating to the Parish of Saddleworth
Ammon Wrigley
Moore and Edwards, Saddleworth, 1912
£30.00
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover | First Editions

How to Become a Commercial Artist

an illustrated guide in an attractive wrapper
Reginald Harrison
Vawser & Wiles, London, 1948
£20.00
Art | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Penguin Modern Poets—nine volumes

including R S Thomas, W S Graham, Kathleen Raine, and Stephen Spender
Various
Penguin / Michael Joseph, London, n.d.
£20.00
Poetry | Soft Cover

The Elements of the English Language

1765, in French & English, Les Elemens de la Langue Angloise
V J Peyton
Paul Vaillant, London, 1765
£80.00
Reference | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Peterman

Memoirs of a Safe-breaker
Shifty Burke
Arthur Barker, London, 1966
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Sigurd the Dragon-Slayer

1934, first edition of Smith-Dampier's translation of the Faroëse ballad cycle
E M Smith-Dampier
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1934
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Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Seeing Things, An Autobiography (Signed copy)

Signed by Oliver Postgate
Oliver Postgate
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 2000
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Death of the Moth and other essays

with the signed bookplate of E M Almedingen
Virginia Woolf
The Hogarth Press, London, 1947
£20.00
Essays | Hard Cover | Association Copy

The Seed Beneath the Snow

An anti-fascist novel from Ignazio Silone
Ignazio Silone, translated from the Italian by Frances Frenaye
Jonathan Cape, London, 1943
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Franciscan Message to the World

The life and spirituality of St Francis
Agostino Gemelli, translated and adapted by Henry Louis Hughes
Burns Oates & Washbourne, London, 1934
£20.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Pillars of Hercules (Signed copy)

Signed by Paul Theroux, a grand tour of the Mediterranean
Paul Theroux
Hamish Hamilton, London, 1995
£10.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Doctor Slaughter (Signed copy)

Signed by Paul Theroux
Paul Theroux
Hamish Hamilton, London, 1984
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Tales of the Nineties

Stories from a bawdy house, with six lovely woodcuts
Henry Von Rhau, woodcuts by Frank Peers
Privately printed, New York, 1930
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

The Folk Lore of Fairy-Tale

1924, a first edition examining the mythology of fairy tales
Macleod Yearsley
Watts & Co, London, 1924
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

G.P.U. Justice

The workings of the Russian secret police in the late 1930s
Maurice Edelman
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1938
£25.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Rising Sun

Vol 3 of Cervantes Hogg's "Serio-Comic Satiric Romance"
Cervantes Hogg, pseud Eaton Stannard Barrett
Appleyards, London, 1807
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

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