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Thomas Wolfe, A Biography

A biographical study of the author of Look Homeward, Angel
Elizabeth Nowell
William Heinemann, London, 1961
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Diary of an English Resident in France

During Twenty-Two Weeks of War Time (1915)
Rowland Strong
Eveleigh Nash, London, 1915
£25.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Allenby of Armageddon

from the library of actor and Boer War historian Kenneth Griffith
Raymond Savage, preface by David Lloyd George
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1925
£30.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Association Copy

The Making of Margate

A single bound article from The Home Counties Magazine (1902)
C H Woodruff
F E Robinson, London, 1902
£20.00
Topography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Flurried Years

Violet Hunt's autobiography
Violet Hunt
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1926
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Edgell Rickword, A Poet at War

Biography of the WW1 and influential Left wing thinker
Charles Hobday
Carcanet, Manchester, 1989
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

John Pendlebury in Crete

A rare memorial volume for the British archaeologist, killed in World War II in Crete
John Pendlebury, appreciations by Nicholas Hammond and T J Dunbabin and a prefatory note by S C Roberts
Printed for private circulation / University Press, Cambridge, 1948
£100.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Limited Editions

Tight Corners

From the Library of Peveril Camp (18B), Peel—the camp for internees and fascists in the Second World War
Sir Alan Cobham
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1940
£40.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Association Copy

Father's Footsteps

A biography of Damon Runyon by his son. From the library of Canadian actor Al Waxman.
Damon Runyon, Jr.
Random House, New York, 1954
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

The Nature of a Crime

Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford's third collaborative novel
Joseph Conrad, and Ford Madox Ford
Doubleday, Page & Company, New York, 1924
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Past All Dishonor

A particularly good copy
James M Cain, dustwrapper design by Harry Roth
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1946
£40.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Jacob the Liar (Signed copy)

With handwritten letter from Jurek Becker to Arnold Wesker
Jurek Becker, translated and with a preface by Melvin Kornfeld. Dustwrapper design by Seymour Chwast.
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1975
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

The Iron Laurel

Sidney Keyes' first book of verse
Sidney Keyes
Routledge, London, 1942
£12.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Biglow Papers

First UK edition of James Russell Lowell's satirical Yankee dialect verse
James Russell Lowell, with a preface by Thomas Hughes
Trubner & Co, London, 1859
£15.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Midland Peasant

The economic and social history of a Leicestershire village
W G Hoskins
Macmillan, London, 1957
£15.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Natural History of Selborne

The Folio Society's exquisitely illustrated 2009 edition
Gilbert White, with an introduction by Keith Thomas
The Folio Society, London, 2009
£30.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

The Monkey King

First US edition of Timothy Mo's first novel
Timothy Mo
Doubleday, New York, 1980
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Stories of William Sansom

containing 33 of his best short stories
William Sansom, introduction by Elizabeth Bowen
The Hogarth Press, London, 1963
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Sleep While I Sing (Signed copy)

A Canadian crime novel, signed by L R Wright
L R Wright
Viking, New York, 1986
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Seven Lamps of Architecture

Ruskin's illustrated principles of architecture
John Ruskin
George Allen, Orpington, 1890
£10.00
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover

The Rash Act

Ford Madox Ford's favourite of his own novels.
Ford Madox Ford, introduction by C H Sisson
Carcanet, Manchester, 1982
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Pyramid

William Golding's most light-hearted novel.
William Golding, dustwrapper by Leonard Rosoman
Faber & Faber, London, 1967
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Sort of Life

Graham Greene's autobiography
Graham Greene
Simon and Schuster, New York, 1971
£12.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Strange Death of Liberal England

The first UK edition, 1936
George Dangerfield
Constable, London, 1936
£100.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

She Was the Emperor

A Portrait of the Empress Wu Tse T'ien of the T'ang Dynasty
Keith West
Robert Hale, London, 1951
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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