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Mr Clive & Mr Page (Signed copy)

Signed by Neil Bartlett
Neil Bartlett
Serpent's Tail, London, 1996
Fiction | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Design for Applied Decoration in the Crafts

1959, John Farleigh's guide to decorating furniture and furnishings
John Farleigh
George Bell & Sons, London, 1959
Crafts | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

L'Aviation Militaire Francaise

1936, a summary of the French air force—seaplanes, flying formations etc
Pierre Barjot, preface by General Vuillemin
J de Gigord, Paris, 1936
Military & War | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Basilica of S. Clemente in Rome

1914, a nicely bound hardback guide to the Basilica di San Clemente al Laterano
Louis Nolan
Tipografia Italo-Orientale "S. Nilo", Grottaferrata, 1914
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover

Handling a Low-Powered Steamer in a Revolving Storm

A 1929 prize-winning essay
Captain J S Commander
Thomas Gray Memorial Trust, 1929
Transport | Hard Cover | First Editions

In the Day of Battle

1916, an early anthology of Great Poetry, and the first apprearance in book form of John McCrae's In Flanders Fields
Carrie Ellen Holman
William Briggs, Toronto, 1916
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Spirit of the People, An Analysis of the English Mind

Ford Madox Hueffer's study of English mentality
Ford Madox Hueffer
Duckworth & Co, London, 1915
Social Sciences & Anthropology | Hard Cover

The Bounty of the Gods, A Study in Points of View (1910)

and its sequel The Polar Star (1911)
Lady Helen Forbes
Duckworth & Co, London, 1910
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Golden Staircase, Poems for Children

1906, in a delightful cream cloth and gilt decorated binding
Louey Chisholm, colour plates by M Dibdin Spooner
T C & E C Jack, London, 1906
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Political Essays

Essays from the Russian politician and writer, Roy A Medvedev
Roy A Medvedev
Spokesman Books, Nottingham, 1976
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


Shaw Desmond's novel of reincarnation set in Nero's Rome
Shaw Desmond
Duckworth & Co, London, 1927
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Bodies and Souls

An early novel from Shaw Desmond
Shaw Desmond
Duckworth & Co, London, 1922
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions


An early novel from Shaw Desmond
Shaw Desmond
Duckworth & Co, London, 1920
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Dombrovskis: A Photographic Collection

A celebration of photographer Peter Dombrovskis' nature photography
Peter Dombrovskis, photographs, with Essay by Bob Brown and A Personal and Natural History by Jamie Kirkpatrick
West Wind Press, Hobart, Australia, 1998
Photography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

People of the Streets

1968, Tony Parker's meetings with seven people on the streets of London
Tony Parker, illustrated by Anthony Colbert
Jonathan Cape, London, 1968
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Fundamental Problems of Marxism

1941, this copy owned and signed by architect & planner, Graeme Shankland
G V Plekhanov, edited by D Ryazanov
Lawrence & Wishart, London, 1941
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

Transatlantic Review 9

1962, including Jack Kerouac, Muriel Spark and Angus Wilson
J F McCrindle, editor
Transatlantic Review, London and New York, 1962
Journals, Periodicals and Reviews | Soft Cover | First Editions

Hogarth Living Poets No 24: New Signatures

including W H Auden, Stephen Spender and Julian Bell
Michael Roberts, editor
The Hogarth Press, London, 1932
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Thoreau Calendar

A Quotation from the Works of Henry David Thoreau for Every Day in the Year (1912)
Henry David Thoreau, edited by E M Evors
Frank Palmer, London, 1912
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

Studies in Revolution

1950, E H Carr's essays on Proudhon, Herzen, Plekhanov, Lenin, Stalin etc
E H Carr
Macmillan, London, 1950
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

A small collection of a 1930s / 1940s amateur magician's paper ephemera

Howard J Rutter, including wartime concerts
Howard J Rutter
Not Published, Various, 1939
Magic | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

Mother Goose Finger Plays

1915, a charming illustrated guide to finger plays for children
Irene Margaret Cullen
George W Jacobs & Co, Philadelphia, 1915
Childrens | Hard Cover | First Editions

Christo & Jeanne-Claude: The Floating Piers

Lake Iseo, Italy, 2014–2016
Christo, and Jeanne-Claude, photographs by Wolfgang Volz, picture commentary by Jonathan Henery and Wolfgang Volz
Taschen, Koln, 2016
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Illustrations of the Principle Natural Orders of the Vegetable Kingdom

1874, a rare first edition with 109 hand-coloured plates by W H Fitch
Professor Daniel Oliver, illustrated by W H Fitch
Chapman & Hall, London, 1874
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Madame Yevonde signed society wedding bride photograph

1930, signed in pencil by Yevonde
Yevonde Middleton
Madame Yevonde, London, 1930
Photography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies

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