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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

Illustrated with twelve full-page plates by Zhenya Gay
Thomas De Quincey, with an introduction by William Bolitho and Twelve Gravures by Zhenya Gay
The Heritage Press, New York, 1950
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Railway Traveller's Handy Book

A Victorian guide to a comfortable journey
Jack Simmons, (editor)
Adams and Dart, Bath, 1971
Transport | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Aspects of Lolita (Signed copy)

Signed by Graham Ovenden to Morton Cohen
Graham Ovenden
Academy Editions, London, 1976
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

The Outsider, Number 2

with work by Jack Kerouac, William S Burroughs, Henry Miller and more...
John Edgar Webb, (editor), with Louise "Gypsy Lou" Webb (associate editor)
Loujon Press, New Orleans, 1962
Ephemera | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Collected Arthur Machen

Includes The Bowmen, Far Off Things and The Hill of Dreams
Arthur Machen, edited by Christopher Palmer
Duckworth & Co, London, 1988
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Culture, Management and Improvement of Landed Estates

1872. fine leather, with twelve colour plates
G A Dean
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1872
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Street

First UK edition of Ann Petry's classic Harlem novel
Ann Petry
Michael Joseph, London, 1947
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Portraits de Chopin (Signed copy)

With 6 wash drawings, frontis and cover by Marc Chagall
Suzanne Tenand, illustrated by Marc Chagall
Les Editions a L'Enfant-Poete, Paris, 1950
Music | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Ingoldsby Legends

1874, full leather and illustrated by Cruikshank, Leech & Tenniel
Thomas Ingoldsby, pseud Richard Barham
Richard Bentley, London, 1874
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Moss Rose

1934, with the bookplate of Florence and Edward Kaye
Joseph Shearing, aka Marjorie Bowen, pseud. Gabrielle Margaret Vere Campbell
William Heinemann, London, 1934
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Association Copy

Uber die Veranderungen der Hohe Welche die Oberflache des Kaspischen Meeres (Signed copy)

Inscribed by Emil Lenz to British physicist Samuel Hunter Christie
Emil Lenz
Not stated, St Petersburg, 1831
Science & Technology | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Selbys

In a superb, original Jazz Age wrapper
Anne Green
Ernest Benn, London, 1930
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Melodia Sacra; Anthems and Services from Dublin Cathedrals

1819; including pieces from Handel's Messiah
David Weyman
George Allen, Dublin, 1819
Music | Hard Cover | First Editions

Johnny Gets the Word

1965, New York comic book warning of syphilis
Not stated
Information Materials Press, New York, 1965
Health & Medicine | Soft Cover | First Editions

Untitled Youth (Signed copy)

Signed by Fumi Nagasaka
Fumi Nagasaka
KAHL editions, London, 2016
Photography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Abelard-Schuman 1973 Book Fair Flyer

With 8 drawings by Ralph Steadman
Ralph Steadman
Abelard-Schuman, 1973
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Golden Bough, A Study in Magic and Religion

Communist spy Percy Glading's copy, in deluxe full leather by Studley
James George Frazer
Macmillan, London, 1950
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound | Association Copy

George Herbert and the Liturgy of the Church of England

Signed by Rosemary M Van Wengen-Shute
R M Van Wengen-Shute
Drukkerij de Kempenaer, Oegstgeest, 1981
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Out of the Blue (Signed copy)

Signed by Laddie Lucas and Gus Halliday; The Role of Luck in Air Warfare 1917–1966
Laddie Lucas, (editor), illustrated by Michael Trim
Hutchinson, London, 1985
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper | Association Copy

The Wreck of the Titanic

1912, parlour music by Haydon Augarde, with dramatic cover
Haydon Augarde, pseud. Charles Arthur Rawlings
The Lawrence Wright Music Co, London, 1912
Music | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Last Barricade

Mervyn Jones' third novel in a super Pat Marriott wrapper
Mervyn Jones
Jonathan Cape, London, 1953
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Coleridge, Darker Reflections (Signed copy)

Signed by Richard Holmes.
Richard Holmes
HarperCollins, London, 1998
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Le Chambre du Crime

An early locked room mystery, and from the library of A J Balfour at Whittinghame
Eugene Chavette
E Dentu, Paris, 1875
Fiction | Hard Cover

Les Chats

Champfleury's wonderful book on cats (1869, third ed)
Champfleury, illustrated by Delacriox, Manet, Mind, Merimee etc etc
J Rothschild, Paris, 1869
Animals & Pets | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Alleys of Marrakesh

Dustwrapper design by Edward Wolfe
Peter Mayne
John Murray, London, 1953
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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