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The Mayan Prophecies (Signed copy)

Signed by Adrian G Gilbert
Adrian G Gilbert, and Maurice M Cotterell
Element, Shaftesbury, 1995
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Reader Over Your Shoulder

A classic guide to clear English prose
Robert Graves, and Alan Hodge
Jonathan Cape, London, 1955
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Witchcraft and Magic

Witches, ghosts, fortune-telling, demons...
Pat Hodgson
Wayland, Hove, 1978
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Origins of Life: How Life Began. Abiogenesis, Astrobiology

24 essays on how life began
Michael Russell, and Rudolf Schild (editors)
Cosmology Science Publishers, Cambridge, Mass., 2011
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Essays in Satire

Eleven essays from Ronald Knox
Ronald A Knox
Sheed and Ward, London, 1928
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions

Memento Mori

1959, first edition but with marked covers
Muriel Spark
Macmillan, London, 1959
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions


A leather-bound limited edition of Merimee's novella, the inspiration of Bizet's opera
Prosper Merimee
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1887
Fiction | Hard Cover | Limited Editions | Leather Bound

The Canape Book

A super little book with delightful illustrations
Rachel Bell Maiden, decorations by Lucina Smith Wakefield
D Appleton, New York, 1937
Food & Drink | Hard Cover

London County Council, Record of Service in the Great War 1914–1918

A complete record including history and those who died
London County Council, London, 1922
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

We'll Shift our Ground: or, Two on a Tour

Edmund Blunden's only novel, written with his wife Sylva Norman
Edmund Blunden, and Sylva Norman
Cobden-Sanderson, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Psychical Forces and You (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Louis S Vernon-Worsley
Louis S Vernon-Worsley
L N Fowler, London, 1939
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Tale of Genji

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

Penguin Modern Poets—nine volumes

including R S Thomas, W S Graham, Kathleen Raine, and Stephen Spender
Penguin / Michael Joseph, London, n.d.
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
Reference | Hard Cover | Leather Bound


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

Seeing Things, An Autobiography (Signed copy)

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

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