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Homes and Gardens June 1924—May 1925

12 issues of the magazine bound as one with original front covers
Not stated
Country Life, London, 1924
Architecture & Design | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Incredulity of Father Brown

1926, rebound in half-leather
G K Chesterton
Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig, 1926
Fiction | Hard Cover | Leather Bound | First thus

The House in Paris

The 1935 first edition, a reading copy
Elizabeth Bowen
Victor Gollancz, London, 1935
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Elements of Astronomy

A rare first edition of D N Mallik's astronomical book
Devendra Nath Mallik
University Press, Cambridge, 1921
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Of Six Mediaeval Women

with a note on Mediaeval Gardens
Alice Kemp-Welch
Macmillan, London, 1913
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Economic Consequences of the Peace

The 1920 Labour Research Department edition
J M Keynes
Labour Research Department, London, 1920
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover

The Magdalen College Record 1911

Containing the details of living college members up to 1909
John Murray
The Magdalen College Association, Oxford, 1911
School & University Registers | Hard Cover | Association Copy

Winnie-the-Pooh (Signed copy)

1927, 4th edition. Signed by Norman Shelley, voice of Winnie the Pooh on Children's Hour
A A Milne, illustrated by Ernest H Shepard
Methuen, London, 1927
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Association Copy

English Fairy Tales

43 tales collected by Australian folklorist Joseph Jacobs
Joseph Jacobs, illustrated by John D Batten
David Nutt, London, 1911
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Year's Poetry 1937

Including W H Auden's "Lay your sleeping head, my love"
D Kilham Roberts, and Geoffrey Grigson (compilers)
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1937
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

England Reclaimed, A Book of Eclogues (Signed copy)

Signed by Osbert Sitwell to W L Courtney
Osbert Sitwell
Duckworth & Co, London, 1927
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Why England Slept

John F Kennedy's study of British Government's lack of action before the Second World War
John F Kennedy
Hutchinson, London, 1940
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Extraction of the Teeth

1912, an illustrated dentistry book
J F Colyer
Claudius Ash, Sons & Co, London, 1912
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover

The Further Adventures of Doctor Syn

The fourth adventure of Russell Thorndike's smuggling vicar
Russell Thorndike
Rich & Cowan, London, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Apparitions and Haunted Houses

A Survey of Evidence
Sir Ernest Bennett, with a foreword by The Very Rev. The Dean of St Paul's
Faber & Faber, London, 1939
Paranormal, Supernatural & Occult | Hard Cover | First Editions

Japanese Tales of All Ages

35 short stories, illustrated by Shujaku Suzuki
Omori Harris, illustrated by Shujaku Suzuki
The Hokuseido Press, Tokyo, 1937
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Drawing, Design, and Craft-Work

1927, signed by John Henry Brookes of the City of Oxford School of Arts and Crafts
Frederick J Glass
Batsford, London, 1927
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Association Copy

Our Italian Front

with 50 colour plates by Martin Hardie of the British in Italy in the Great War
Martin Hardie, and Warner Allen
A & C Black, London, 1920
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Remarkable Voyages and Shipwrecks

including the Bounty, the Armada and account of many shipwrecks
George Winslow Barrington
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton & Kent, London, 1910
History | Hard Cover

The Golden Pilgrimage

Sirdar Ikbal Ali Shah's tales of travel to Mecca, Medina, El Kuds etc
Sirdar Ikbal Ali Shah
Denis Archer, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

General Shop Goods

A superb selection of bakery recipes from 1917
Maclaren & Sons, London, 1917
Food & Drink | Hard Cover

Shakespeare's History Plays

The first printing from 1944
E M W Tillyard
Chatto & Windus, London, 1944
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Shakespearean Tragedy

Lectures on Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Macbeth
A C Bradley
Macmillan, London, 1922
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover

A Preface to Shakespeare

This copy from the library of James Craigie
George H Cowling
Methuen, London, 1925
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions

Shakespeare’s Henry VI and Richard III

An examination of the plays including their authorship
Peter Alexander, with an introduction by Alfred W Pollard
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1929
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | First Editions

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