Recent Additions

Cinematic Journeys, Film and Movement

Dimitris Eleftheriotis
Edinburgh University Press, London, 2010
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


A lesser known Stella Gibbons
Stella Gibbons
Longmans, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover

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
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Le Feu, Journal d'une Escouade

First French edition of Barbusse's gritty World War One novel
Henri Barbusse
Flammarion, Paris, 1916
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
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

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
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
Reference | Hard Cover | First Editions

Pain, Sex and Time

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

Ethnology in Folklore

Published in Lubbock's Modern Science series
George Laurence Gomme
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1892
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
Poetry | 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
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Running Late (Signed copy)

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

The Alien Menace

A 1930s fascist work from A H Lane
Lieut.-Col. A H Lane, foreword by Lord Sydenham of Combe
The Boswell Publishing Company Limited, London, 1933
History | Hard Cover

Witches, Warlocks and Ghosts

A selection of ghostly tales, with exercises to test yourself with!
J Edward Mason
Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1938
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters

Complete in three paperback volumes, covering 1955–1962
Rupert Hart-Davis, editor
John Murray, London, 1985
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Overheard in Fairlyland

The Peter Pan Tales. Fairy stories inspired by J M Barrie's play
Madge A Bigham, illustrated by Ruth Sypherd Clements
Isaac Pitman, London, 1909
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Witness of Science (Signed copy)

Signed by R McNair Wilson, a study of religion and science
Robert McNair Wilson
John Murray, London, 1942
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Publii Terentii Cathaginiensis Afro Comoedia Sex

Terence's plays, published in 1736 by Westminster College
Collegii Westmonasteriensis, London, 1736
Drama | Hard Cover | Leather Bound | First thus

The Dark Goddess (Signed copy)

Signed by Hallam Tennyson
Hallam Tennyson
Vallentine, Mitchell, London, 1956
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Accidental

A rare galley proof from the author's literary agents, c2004/05
Ali Smith
The Wylie Agency, London, 2005
Fiction | Soft Cover | First Editions | Uncorrected proof

Challenge to Musical Tradition, A New Concept of Tonality (Signed copy)

Signed by English composer Sydney Twinn, a Schenkerian theory of music
Adele T Katz
Putnam, London, 1947
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Eastern Europe in the Socialist World (Signed copy)

Signed by Hewlett Johnson, the Red Dean of Canterbury
Hewlett Johnson, with drawings by Nowell Johson
Lawrence & Wishart, London, 1955
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Wagner's Parsifal in English Verse

Published by the translator for private circulation
Alfred Forman, from the German of Richard Wagner
Printed for the Author, London, 1899
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions

Peaceful Use of Nuclear Explosions

Some economic aspects
David B Brooks, and John V Krutilla
RfF, Washington, 1969
Science & Technology | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Psychology of the Thinker (Signed copy)

This copy owned and signed by Margaret Lowenfeld, British pioneer of child psychology and play therapy
I B Saxby
University of London Press, London, 1926
Psychology | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

Browse by Date


Browse by