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Darts

Rupert Croft-Cooke's witty but affectionate paean to darts
Rupert Croft-Cooke, illustrated by Fouet
Geoffrey Bles, London, 1938
£15.00
Sports & Hobbies | Soft Cover | Dustwrapper

Certified Sane

N Helene Jeanty's wartime diary, claiming insanity to fool the Gestapo
Ninette Helene Jeanty, translated by R C Roberts, introduction by Dame Sybil Thorndike
Sheppard Press, London, 1948
£20.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Portraits and Sketches of Serbia

Humanitarian Francesca Wilson's impressions of the war-torn country (1920)
Francesca M Wilson
The Swarthmore Press, London, 1920
£40.00
Travel & Exploration | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Century Atlas

1907, with 66 colour maps and general index
J G Bartholomew, editor
John Walker, London, 1907
£50.00
Maps | Hard Cover

Wild Goose Norfolk (Signed copy)

Signed by James McCallum, observations of geese in North Norfolk
James McCallum
Silver Brant, Wells-next-the-Sea, 2001
£30.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Autumn Journal

Second impression (1940) of Louis Macneice's long poem
Louis MacNeice
Faber & Faber, London, 1940
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Poetry | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Initiamenta Conchologica

1846, the first volume of Lovell Reeve's Elements of Conchology with 50 fine hand-coloured plates
Lovell Reeve
Reeve, Brothers, London, 1846
£500.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Irish Fairy and Folk Tales

c1895, with twelve designs and endpapers by James Torrance
W B Yeats, editor
Walter Scott, London, 1895
£50.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First thus

Le Feu, Journal d'une Escouade

First French edition of Barbusse's gritty World War One novel
Henri Barbusse
Flammarion, Paris, 1916
£35.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Mearing Stones

1911, Joseph Campbell's travels around Donegal with 16 full-page illustrations
Joseph Campbell, also as Seosamh Mac Cathmhaoil, illustrated by the author
Maunsel & Co Ltd, Dublin, 1911
£120.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

Gregorio Prieto, Paintings and Drawings (Signed copy)

Signed with doodle by Gregorio Prieto in 1947
Gregorio Prieto, with an introduction by Luis Cernuda
The Falcon Press, London, 1947
£50.00
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Pleasures of Poetry

Edith Sitwell's fine selection, complete in three volumes with original dustwrappers
Edith Sitwell
Duckworth & Co, London, 1930
£50.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Denizens of the Deep, Fishes, Molluscs, Crustceans etc

Full leather binding by Allman & Son, and with 117 illustrations
Dr Georg Hartwig
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1893
£50.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Katherine Mansfield, seven volumes 1924–1930

Letters, journals, German Pension etc, some 1sts
Katherine Mansfield, with Journals edited by John Middleton Murry
Constable, London, 1924
£40.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions

Nuttall's Bijou Dictionary

c1899, just 9 × 6.5cm but with 25,000 entries
Alex. C Ewald, editor
Frederick Warne, London, 1899
£15.00
Reference | Hard Cover | First Editions

Black Magic

Paul Morand's travels through Africa, the Caribbean, Harlem...
Paul Morand, translated by Hamish Miles and illustrated by Aaron Douglas
William Heinemann, London, 1929
£20.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Poems of Ossian

The prose-poems of the legendary Celtic warrior
Ossian, translated by James MacPherson, with notes and with an introduction by William Sharp
Patrick Geddes and Colleagues, Edinburgh, 1896
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First thus

Pain, Sex and Time

A New Hypothesis of Evolution—and James Dean's favourite book!
Gerald Heard
Cassell, London, 1940
£40.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Queen's Own Buffs, Then and Now

National Service memoirs of 8 Platoon, C Company, The Queen's Own Buffs in Kenya, 1960
Mick Stanley
Hillgate Press, London, 2013
£20.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ethnology in Folklore

Published in Lubbock's Modern Science series
George Laurence Gomme
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1892
£12.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Odes and Lyrics

First edition of verse from Australian poet J B O'Hara
John Bernard O'Hara
Melville & Mullen, Melbourne, 1906
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Forgotten Shrines

An Account of Some Old Catholic Halls and Families in England and of Relics and Memorials of the English Martyrs
Dom Bede Camm
MacDonald & Evans, London, 1910
£25.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Piers Prodigal and other poems (Signed copy)

Signed by Ian Davie, his first published book of poetry
Ian Davie, foreword by Siegfried Sassoon
Harvill Press, London, 1961
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Last Judgement

A Jonathan Argyll thriller
Iain Pears
Victor Gollancz, London, 1993
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Running Late (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Dannie Abse
Dannie Abse
Hutchinson, London, 2006
£15.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

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