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Ex Libris Lyra Pragensis

Signed limited edition print by Jitka Walterova
Jitka Walterova
Lyra Pragensis, Prague, 1981
£15.00
Artwork | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | Limited Editions

Snow Falling on Cedars (Signed copy)

Signed by David Guterson, with original wraparound band of the film
David Guterson
Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York, 1994
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

London's Historic Railway Stations

With John Gay's marvellous black & white photographs
John Betjeman, photographed by John Gay
John Murray, London, 1972
£25.00
Transport | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Sissinghurst, An Unfinished History (Signed copy)

Signed by Adam Nicolson
Adam Nicolson
HarperCollins, London, 2008
£12.50
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Gatherings from Spain

First edition, from the library of Gillie Potter, and rebound in half-leather by Zaehnsdorf
Richard Ford (1769–1858)
John Murray, London, 1846
£100.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Madonna and Child

Six Photo-Mezzo Engravings of Pictures Belonging to the Italian School in the National Gallery
Edward Gilbert, photographs by M Morelli
Hardy and Page, London, 1895
£20.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Great Patriotic War, Paintings, Graphics and Sculpture

VELIKAYA OTECHESTVENNAYA VOYNA, ZHIVOPIS, GRAFIKA, SKULPTURA—fine Russian art from the Second World War
Henrietta G Serova
£30.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Harpers Magazine No 1084; September 1940

American Fascists and an original short story by William Faulkner
William Faulkner, and others
Harper & Brothers, New York, 1940
£10.00
Essays | Soft Cover

Brightness

A later novel from Elizabeth Jenkins
Elizabeth Jenkins
Victor Gollancz, London, 1963
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

New Poets 1959 (Signed copy)

Signed by Iain Crichton Smith and Christopher Levenson
Edwin Muir, (editor), poetry by Iain Crichton Smith, Karen Gershon, Christopher Levenson
Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1959
£30.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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