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Difficult Love

1927, an early collection of verse from L A G Strong
L A G Strong
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1927
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Raffles, The Amateur Cracksman

c1927, in a super dustwrapper
E W Hornung
Readers Library, London, 1927
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Evening in Spring

August Derleth's novel of first love
August Derleth
Stanton & Lee, Sauk City, 1945
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

English Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, with Rackham's 1926 Christmas Card pasted in annotated by himself
Flora Annie Steel, illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Macmillan, London, 1918
Illustrated | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Pity for Women

First UK edition of the first to novels of de Montherlant's tetralogy (Les Jeunes Filles and Pitie pour Les Femmes)
Henri de Motherlant
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1937
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Life Problems (Memorabilia)

An early edition of Yogendra's epigrams
Shri Yogendra
Yoga, Bombay & New York, 1934
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Harp of Erin

Vol 1 only, the posthumous collection of Irish poet Thomas Dermody's verse
Thomas Dermody, edited by James Grant Raymond
Richard Phillips, London, 1807
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Sea is Kind

1914, in the original T Sturge Moore binding
T Sturge Moore
Grant Richards, London, 1914
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Hitler et Les Femmes

and Le Journal Intime d'Eva Braun (1948)
Douglas L Hewlett
Editions du Cheval Aile, Paris, 1948
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


1912, the first UK edition which preceded the US first, and including poems by Thomas E Hulme
Ezra Pound, and Thomas E Hulme
Stephen Swift and Co., Ltd, London, 1912
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Evolution of War

A Marxian Study (1927, 1st)
Emanuel Kanter
Charles H Kerr, Chicago, 1927
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions


A first edition of one of Rider Haggard's favourites of his own work
Henry Rider Haggard
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1890
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Child of Storm

A Rider Haggard adventure featuring Allan Quartermain
Henry Rider Haggard, illustrated by A C Michael
Cassell, London, 1913
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Tragoediae Superstites et Deperditarum Fragmenta

The tragedies of Sophocles, Greek text
Sophocles, edited by Wilhelm Dindorf
E Typographeo Academico, Oxford, 1849
Classics | Hard Cover

Ten Years in a Portsmouth Slum

Dolling's account of his time in Landport
Robert R Dolling
Masters & Co, London, 1906
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover

The Way of Peace, Essays and Addresses

1928, writings by Viscount Cecil including the League of Nations
Viscount Cecil
Philip Allan, London, 1928
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

An Outstretched Arm (Signed copy)

Signed by Theodore Norman, a history of the Jewish Colonization Association
Theodore Norman
Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1985
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Leo Amery Diaries (2 volumes)

Volume 1: 1896–1929, and Volume 2: The Empire at Bay, 1929–1945
Leo Amery, edited by John Barnes and David Nicholson. Intorduction by Julian Amery (V1) and Foreword by Lord Stockton (V2).
Hutchinson, London, 1980
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Man who Lost his Shadow

First UK edition of a modern Egyptian classic
Fathy Ghanem, translated by Desmond Stewart. Dustwrapper by Julian Willett.
Chapman & Hall, London, 1966
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Scenes et Comedies

from the library of Richard Cobden's daughters, and signed by Jane Cobden, an early campaigner for women's rights
Octave Feuillet
Michel Levy Freres, Paris, 1855
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound

Jadis et Naguère (Signed copy)

Verlaine's poetry, this copy signed by Frederick York Powell and Rachel Annand Taylor
Paul Verlaine
Leon Vanier, Paris, 1891
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound | Association Copy

Thumb Tripping (Signed copy)

Signed by Don Mitchell, the first US edition
Don Mitchell
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1970
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Fifth Column

A rare 1940 work from John Langdon-Davies warning against the enemy at home.
John Langdon-Davies
John Murray, London, 1940
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions

To the Edge of the Sky (Signed copy)

Signed & dedicated by Anhua Gao
Anhua Gao
Penguin Books, London, 2001
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies


A History of the Russian and Soviet Film
Jay Leyda
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1960
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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