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The Cricket-Field

1865, fifth edition of James Pycroft's early cricket classic
James Pycroft
Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts and Green, London, 1865
Sports | Hard Cover

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

1938 first printing of Wanda Gag's illustrated retelling
Wanda Gag
Faber & Faber, London, 1938
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Magic Mirror (Signed copy)

Signed by Reginald Glossop, a work of speculative fiction
Reginald Glossop, with introductory letter by General Sir Ian Hamilton
Odhams Press, London, 1922
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

D. Junii Juvenalis Aquinatis Satirae XVI

The Satires of Juvenal, the George Alexander Ruperti edition
Juvenal, edited by George Alexander Ruperti
W Baxter, Oxford, 1818
Classics | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Scourge of Christendom

Annals of British Relations with Algiers Prior to the French Conquest
Lieut.-Colonel R L Playfair
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1884
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Sketches from my Life

Autobiography of Hobart Pasha, English naval captain and Ottoman Turkish admiral
Admiral Hobart Pasha
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1887
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover

George Lyttelton's Commonplace Book

Second edition, corrected with an additonal letter
George Lyttelton, edited by James Ramsden, with a Foreword by Humphrey Lyttelton
Stone Trough Books, York, 2003
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Selected Poems (Signed copy)

Signed by the editor, Samuel J Looker
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, edited by Samuel J Looker
The Grey Walls Press, London, 1948
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Colonel Hawker's Shooting Diaries

Rebound in half-leather; shooting and fishing 1802–1853
Colonel Peter Hawker, with an introduction by Eric Parker
Philip Allan, London, 1931
Sports | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

The Hot Swamp

Ralph Pulitzer's copy
R M Ballantyne
James Nisbet & Co, London, 1892
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

White Maa's Saga (Signed copy)

Signed by Eric Linklater, his first novel
Eric Linklater
Jonathan Cape, London, 1929
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Ant and Bee and the Secret

First printing in very good condition
Angela Banner
Kaye and Ward, London, 1970
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Book of Common Prayer

First UK edition of Joan Didion's third novel
Joan Didion
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1977
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Pensees du Cardinal de Retz

Signed by Victoria Sackville-West, with her bookplate. Delightful leather binding by Louis Conard.
Charles Letourneau
G Charpentier, Paris, 1888
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound | Association Copy

The Death of the Heart

First edition in very good condition
Elizabeth Bowen
Victor Gollancz, London, 1938
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Some Sartorial Consequences of the Second World War

With twelve wonderful mix and match outfits...
Hugo Backgammon, illustrated by Anton
Moss Bros, London, 1948
Fashion & Costume | Soft Cover | First Editions

You Have Been Warned (Signed copy)

Signed by Fougasse and Donald McCullough
Fougasse, and McCullough
Methuen, London, 1936
Humour | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Dustwrapper

The Progress of Julius

Daphne du Maurier's third novel, the first American printing
Daphne du Maurier
Doubleday, Doran & Co, New York, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Coasting (Signed copy)

Signed by Jonathan Raban
Jonathan Raban
Collins and Harvill Press, London, 1986
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Bells of Paradise (Signed copy)

A Christmas Cantata (Op 117) signed by Alun Hoddinott
Alun Hoddinott, words selected and arranged by Moelwyn Merchant
Alfred Lengnick & Co, Beaconsfield, 1991
Music | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

An Elephant Up a Tree (Signed copy)

Signed by Hendrik Van Loon, beautifully illustrated
Hendrik Willem Van Loon
Simon and Schuster, New York, 1933
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

50 signed Declarations and Oaths of Allegiance, 1836

Signed by the dignitaries of Shrewsbury, Shropshire including William Hazeldine (Ironmaster) and Edward Haycock (Architect)
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Not stated, Shrewsbury, 1836
Ephemera | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Leather Bound

Tribute to Wordsworth

An early Muriel Spark title
Muriel Spark, and Derek Stanford (editors) with an introduction by Herbert Read
Allan Wingate, London, 1950
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Observations of Wildlife (Signed copy)

Signed by Peter Scott's daughter, Dafila
Peter Scott
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust, Slimbridge, 2011
Natural History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Evelyn Waugh, A Biography (Signed copy)

Signed by Selina Hastings
Selina Hastings
Sinclair Stevenson, London, 1994
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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