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Jacques-Louis David

Proof copy of Anita Brookner's study
Anita Brookner
Chatto & Windus, London, 1980
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

A Guide to Ripon and Fountains Abbey

Harrogate and Bolton Priory, including a fold-out map
John Richard Walbran, revised by the Rev Canon Raine and William Fowler Stephenson
A Johnson & Co, Ripon, 1875
Topography & Local Interest | Hard Cover

Caprices (1893) and Orchids (1896)

Wratislaw's verse from the decadent 1890s
Theodore Wratislaw
Woodstock, Oxford, 1994
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Buckingham, The Life and Career of George Villiers (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Roger Locker to Professor Morton Cohen
Roger Lockyer
Longmans, London, 1984
History | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

you can find inspiration in everything* (signed copy)

Signed by Paul Smith, with enclosures and the original drawstring bag
Paul Smith
Violette Editions, London, 2003
Fashion & Costume | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Kodak Mantra Diaries (Signed copy)

Signed by Iain Sinclair
Iain Sinclair
Beat Scene Magazine, Coventry, 2006
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

Satirical poems and Others (Signed copy)

Signed by Graham Ovenden
Graham Ovenden
Turangalila Press, St Columb, Cornwall, 1983
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

Peter Warlock

A Memoir of Philip Heseltine
Cecil Gray, contributions by Sir Richard Terry & Robert Nichols, foreword by Augustus John
Jonathan Cape, London, 1938
Music | Hard Cover

The West Pier

First edition of the first book in Patrick Hamilton's Gorse trilogy
Constable, London, 1951
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Dope Ring

Classic Golden Age crime
John Hill
Methuen, London, 1931
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

So You Want to be an Actor? (Signed copy)

Signed by Prunella Scales and Timothy West
Prunella Scales, and Timothy West
Nick Hern Books, London, 2005
Film & Theatre | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Franz Berwald (Signed copy)

Signed by Robert Layton; a critical study of the Swedish composer
Robert Layton, with a foreword by Professor Gerald Abraham
Anthony Blond, London, 1959
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Engineers' Agreement on Warship Trial Trips

1901; including Torpedo Boats and Torpedo Boat Destroyers
R Sinclair Scott, & Thomas Biggart (Engineering Employers' Federation) and Alfred Sellicks & George N Barnes (Amalgamated Society of Engineers)
Engineering Employers' Federation, London, 1901
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Littlenose (Signed copy)

Signed by john Grant, and with signed Jackanory bookmark
John Grant, illustrated by the author
BBC, London, 1977
Childrens | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

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

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

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