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1st Culprit, A Crime Writers' Annual (Signed copy)

Signed by Robert Barnard, Liza Cody, H R F Keating, Susan Moody and Michael Z Lewin.
Liza Cody, and Michael Z Lewin (editors)
Chatto & Windus, London, 1992
Fiction | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Bach and the Dance of God

Wilfrid Mellers
Faber & Faber, London, 1980
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Red Sea Sharks

Tintin & Snowy investigate arms smuggling... an early copy
Methuen, London, 1965
Childrens | Hard Cover

The Observer Prize Stories: The Seraph and the Zambesi

Muriel Spark's first fiction in print, winner of the Observer's Christmas Fiction contest in 1951
Muriel Spark, et al, introduction by Elizabeth Bowen
William Heinemann, London, 1952
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Practical Treatise on the Breeding Cow

1844, with thirteen fold-out plates
Edward Skellett
Sherwood, Gilbert & Piper, London, 1844
Farming & Agriculture | Hard Cover

Midwifery Illustrated

1833, with 60 plates (of 80), including two fold-out engravings
J P Maygrier, translated from the French by A Sidney Doane
Moore & Payne, New York, 1833
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions

Poems of Wrenne Jarman

with a foreword by Edmund Blunden
Wrenne Jarman
Hilary Press, London, 1970
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Isabella, or the Pot of Basil

with 6 illustrations by Paul Henry
John Keats, illustrated by Paul Henry
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1906
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

On a Glass Lightly

Simon Whistler's magnificent collection of engraved glass
Simon Whistler, foreword by Christopher Booker
Libanus Press, Marlborough, 2004
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Shepherd, The Woodlander, The Smallholder

Three books by John Seymour celebrating traditional country life
John Seymour, illustrated by Sally Seymour
Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1983
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Louise Bourgeois

A well-illustrated study of this influential artist
Marie-Laure Bernadac
Flammarion, Paris, 1996
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


with a fine bookplate by Richard Osmond for John Theodore Radclyffe Prestige of Bourne House, Bishopsbourne, Kent (1945)
Alfred Duff Cooper
Faber & Faber, London, 1935
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Who's Who in the Theatre 1952

Includes a bibliography of theatrical memoirs
John Parker, and John D D Parker
Isaac Pitman, London, 1952
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover

The Child's Inheritance

Its Scientific and Imaginative Meaning
Greville MacDonald
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1910
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions

Lewis Carroll's Photographs of Nude Children

from the library of Professor Morton N Cohen
Morton N Cohen
The Philip H & A S W Rosenbach Foundation, Philadelphia, 1978
Lewis Carroll | Hard Cover | First Editions | Limited Editions

National Provincial

A rare first UK printing
Lettice Ulpha Cooper
Victor Gollancz, London, 1938
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions


Patrick White's novel of Prussian explorer and naturalist Ludwig Leichhardt
Patrick White, dustwrapper by George Salter
The Viking Press, New York, 1957
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Greased Line Fishing for Salmon

Compiled from the Papers of A H E Wood
Jock Scott, pseud. Donald G Ferris Rudd
Seeley, Service & Co, London, 1950
Sports | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Flying Visits

Harry Furniss's light-hearted travels travels around the British Isles
Harry Furniss
Arrowsmith, London, 1892
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

Eagle's Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand

Two volumes, with fine botanical illustrations
Audrey Eagle
Te Papa Press, Wellington, 2008
On Hold
Natural History | Hard Cover

Confessions of a Young Man (Signed copy)

With George Moore's signature; third edition with frontispiece by William Strang
George Moore
Swan Sonnenschein, London, 1899
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Salonika Fire, 18–19th August 1917

24 photographs of the Great Fire of Thessalonika
Royal Flying Corps, and Survey Company, R.E.
R.F.C., 1917
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Eger and Grime (Signed copy)

Signed by F J Furnivall to J R Planché
F J Furnivall, and John W Hales
N Trubner, London, 1867
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

McGlusky the Trail Blazer

First edition in fairly scarce wrapper.
A G Hales
Wright & Brown, London, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Lewis Carroll, une vie, une legende

The first French edition of Morton Cohen's biography
Morton N Cohen
Editions Autrement, Paris, 1998
Lewis Carroll | Soft Cover | First Editions

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