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Love and the Luxembourg

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Covici, Friede Inc.: 1930

Edition: Signed Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 33038


tall 8vo. signed limited edition 91/475, signed by author and designer, teg, o/w uncut, light browning, very good in original red cloth gilt, light wear to extremities, very good in worn slipcase, lower edge of slipcase lost. View more info

The Pack of Pieces

By: Armstrong, Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27087


8vo. 1942. 1st edition. 179pp. Pages browned with foxing to foredges and edges of margins, otherwise good. Original pale green cloth. Fading to spine and edges and lightly shelf-worn. Slight lean to boards otherwise good. D/w spine faded, a little edge-worn, chipped and creased. Lightly browned. Good and better than it sounds. View more info

Alanna Autumnal

By: Barker, George

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Wishart: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24778


8vo. 1933. First edition. 87pp. Browning to eps and some very light sporadic foxing. Pages lightly and uniformly browned otherwise good in original quarter cloth and paper covered boards. Light rubbing to edges and generally browned, foxed and slightly grubby with a few very minor marks. Good overall and better than it sounds. View more info

Death in a Cold Climate

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30437


8vo. 196 pp. first edition, foredges browned and lightly foxed, internally pages light browned, very good in original red cloth gilt, corners lightly bumped top and tail spine rubbed, otherwise cloth and gilt clean and bright, very good in unclipped dustrapper, light edgewear, spine sunned, extremities interior of jacket browned, near very good. View more info

The Oakleyites

By: Benson, E.F.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22147


8vo. (1915). First edtion. 318pp. Sproadic light foxing otherwise good. Original blue cloth. Spine slightly faded, a few small marks and extremtities rubbed. Good. View more info

April, A Book of Minor Verse

By: Bensusan, S.L.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, St. Catherine's Press,: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Presentation Inscription from Author

Seller ID: 8431


8vo. 56pp. foreword by L. Cranmer-Byng. Some light sporadic foxing otherwise good. presentation inscription from author. Cream paper boards, irregularly faded with light shelf-wear to extremities otherwise good, gilt lettering bright. View more info

Out in the Wilderness and Other Poems

By: Bonis, Robert

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Ontario, Echo Press: 1933

Inscription: Inscribed By the Author

Seller ID: 20683


8vo. 1933. 41pp. with long double page poem in author's hand/ Pages browned otherwise good with owner's name to t.p. Original paper wraps. Faded and a little tatty at edges but good and sound. Scarce. W.c 6 copies US. No COPAC. View more info

In Search of Alice Being the Adventures of William in Underland

By: Bousfield, Guy

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, C and J Temple:

Seller ID: 28924


8vo.nd. 169pp. Foxing to e.p.s and fore-edges and light sporadic foxing to text. Good in original grey cloth. Light shelf-wear and bumping to corners,top and tail of spine. Good. D/w chipped, worn, creased and grubby. Fair. Scarce (particularly in d/w). View more info

Rates of Exchange

By: Bradbury, Malcolm

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Arena: 1984

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 28450


8vo. 310 pp. ink ownership inscription half title, title page signed by the author, extremities and pages browned, good in original card covers, 'signed copy' in ink on front cover, covers browned, small chip bottom spine, spine faintly creased, crease on front cover, good. View more info

The Modern World: Ten Great Writers

By: Bradbury, Malcolm

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd: 1988

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30668


8vo. 1988 reprint, signed by the author, very good in very good original cloth gilt and price-clipped dustwrapper, sunned spine, light shelfwear, good plus. View more info

Drift Weed Verses & Lyrics

By: Burnside, Helen Marion.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24655


8vo.1897 first (and only) edition, Nimuegen printing, 274 pp. uncut, gift inscription on front endpaper, foredges and endpapers browned, light sporadic foxing, inner hinges cracked but sound, good in original green cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, good plus. View more info

Queer

By: Burroughs, William S

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 1986

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 32123


8vo. first UK edition, 1st impression, 122 pp. pages browned otherwise very good in original black cloth, silver foill, light wear only, very good in very good dustwrapper in removable, protectve sleeve. View more info

Down the Road in Belgium A Volley of Verse

By: Cattle, O.G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Antverplae, Privately Printed: 1964

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 22288


8vo. 1964. Edition limited to 400 copies signed by the author. 87pp. Very good in original card covers. Light stain to lower board and light shelf-wear otherwise a good copy. View more info

Sleeping Beauties

By: Cheek, Mavis

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London Boston, Faber & Faber: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33205


8vo. first edition, first impression. 209 pp. some browning to foredges otherwise only light uniform browning, very good in original blue cloth, light shelfwear only, very good in unclipped dustwrapper, light shelfwear, small closed tear one corner repaired, very good. View more info

Robert Burns, A Poem

By: Crichton Smith, Iain

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Morning Star Publications:

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 17822


8vo. Illustrated Laurie Clark. Scottish Poetry Reprints No 7. Series Editor G. Ross Roy. No 31 of an edition of 50 bound into boards. Fine in original card covers very slight knock to corners otherwise very good. View more info

The Pen of My Aunt

By: Daniel, Glyn

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Published By the Author Rampant Lions Press: 1961

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 24021


8vo. 1961.edition limited to 180 copies. Very good in original very good grey paper wraps. View more info

The Taxi Driver's Daughter

By: Darling, Julia

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24278


8vo. 264 pp. First edition. First impression, presentation inscription from author, foredges a little browned, pages lightly browned otherwise very good in original green paper covered boards, gilt, light wear to extremities, very good in dustwrapper, some light foxing on the inside of the wrapper, along the top edge, spine of dustwrapper a little sunned, otherwise very good. View more info

The Adventures of Johnny Walker, Tramp

By: Davies, W.H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25417


8vo. 1st edition. 1926. 256pp. Pages browned otherwise good in original blue cloth gilt. Light shelf-wear otherwise good. D/w browned and a little grubby. A few small mended tears and spine a little faded. Good overall. View more info

In Such a Night

By: Deutsch, Babette.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18193


8vo. first edition, 282 pp. light foxing and browning to foredges, browning to endpapers otherwise only light uniform browning, very good in original blue cloth gilt, faint mottling to rear board otherwise binding very good in dustwrapper, wrapper darkened with large even stain to rear, extremities worn, with stain to upper edge front cover, otherwise good (nicer than it sounds) in removable, protective, cellophane sleeve. View more info

All Night at Mr. Stanyhurst's

By: Edwards, Hugh

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33521


8vo. first edition. 197 pp. scarec first edition later reprinted under pressure from Ian Fleming. faint foxing and light browning on foredges and endpapers, light browning internally, good plus in original red cloth, book slight cocked, extremities rubbedand cloth a little dull, good. View more info