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MY LADY OF THE MOOR Eleventh impression
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MY LADY OF THE MOOR Eleventh impression

By Oxenham, John (1852-1941)

London: Longmans, Green and Co. Ltd. 11th inpression, 1927. Hardcover. Very Good. Dust wrapper illustration cut down and laid onto free endpaper. Octavo rose cloth titled to cover and spine (edges bit faded/sl.marked/tips rubbed) [4]pp (title with list of works by this author to verso + dedication with note to verso) +312pp. Fore-edge foxing else clean and tight. *This sad but uplifting story has a heroine who tries to help a convict she encounters on Dartmoor.

$3.96

THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM Done into English by Edward Fitzgerald Written and embellished by Bernard Way
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THE RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM Done into English by Edward Fitzgerald Written and embellished by Bernard Way

By Fitzgerald, Edward (translator)

London: Simpkin, Marshall Hamilton, Kent & Co Ltd, 1904 approx but n.d. Hardcover. Very Good. Colour frontis tipped onto vine & grape borders by Bernard Way. 182x135mm brown cloth brightly gilt to cover and spine (slight wear to tips & hinges). Printed in red and black in 75 verses by McLagan & Cumming Chromo-Lithographers & Printers Edinburgh. Gift inscription to fly leaf, clean and tight.

$43.56

RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM The Astronomer-Poet of Persia
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RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM The Astronomer-Poet of Persia

By Khayyam, Omar translated by Edward Fitzgerald

London: Gay & Hancock, Ltd, 1917. Softcover. Good. Black and white frontispiece 11 other illustrations. 15x11cm limp brown suede with blind stamped title and design (tips worn spine defective but repaired) 80pp. Text and illustrations clean and crisp. A careful reprint of the first edition published in 1859.

$7.92

THE RIVAL MONSTER
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THE RIVAL MONSTER

By Mackenzie, Compton (1883-1972)

London: Chatto and Windus 1st edition, 1952. Hardcover. Good. Map of the islands. Octavo green cloth (head of spine sl.frayed/edges sunned & spine gilt a bit dull/tips worn) 255pp faint foxing to end papers but text clean and white. *Scottish setting and rival claims to a Loch Ness Monster with similar inhabitants to those met with in "Whiskey Galore".

$3.96

LA NOUVELLE HELOISE ou Lettres de Deux Amants habitants d'une petite ville au pied des Alpes, Recueillies et publiées par J.J. Rousseau .. Nouvelle Edition, ornées de six figures. Tome Second (vol. II of 3 only)
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LA NOUVELLE HELOISE ou Lettres de Deux Amants habitants d'une petite ville au pied des Alpes, Recueillies et publiées par J.J. Rousseau .. Nouvelle Edition, ornées de six figures. Tome Second (vol. II of 3 only)

By Rousseau, J.J. (1712-1778)

Paris: Bossange etc, Lefevre etc new edition, 1808. Hardcover. Fair. Plates (2 as required in this volume). Volume II (of 3) only, 12mo half calf (spine split 2/3rds and label chipped with major loss/tips worn) 464pp. Plates offset onto text opposite, paper slightly toned but neat, tight copy.

$11.88

JULIE, ou la Nouvelle Heloise Tome Second (vol. II only)
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JULIE, ou la Nouvelle Heloise Tome Second (vol. II only)

By Rousseau, J.J. (1712-1778)

Paris: Mme Veuve Dabo, 1823. Hardcover. Good. Volume II (of 2) only, 12mo original marbled paper over boards with white vellum spine label but without title on it (corners & edges worn/spine label lightly soiled) 412pp which include index to this volume. Some pale foxing at beginning and end with damp mark not affecting legibilty. No torn, no loose and no annotated pages.

$11.88

THE TRAGEDY OF CORIOLANUS edited for the use of Students.
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THE TRAGEDY OF CORIOLANUS edited for the use of Students.

By Shakespeare, William edited by A.W. Verity

Cambridge: at the University Press 1st edition, 1905. Hardcover. Good. Octavo red cloth gilt bust of Shakespeare to cover (spine worn edges rubbed tips worn) xxxvi + 308pp +[4]pp & 8pp publisher's lists. A few notes and minor pale foxing, school stamp and ownership Zoe Brooks, Midsomer Norton to pastedown with Sold stamp.

$7.92

MORE GOON SHOW SCRIPTS written and selected by Spike Milligan with a foreword by H.R.H. Prince of Wales
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MORE GOON SHOW SCRIPTS written and selected by Spike Milligan with a foreword by H.R.H. Prince of Wales

By Milligan, Spike (foreword by HRH Prince of Wales)

London: Sphere Books, 1975. Softcover. Good. Illustrated by Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan. Square octavo pictorial card covers (tips rubbed slight creasing) unpaginated but over 100 pages includes photographs, drawing throughout in and around the text. Clean tight with no marks or loose pages.

$1.32

THE SPOILS OF POYNTON
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THE SPOILS OF POYNTON

By James, Henry (1843-1916)

Harmondsworth Middlesex: Penguin Books, 1964. Softcover. Good. Cover illustration by Philippe Julian. Paperback in Penquin Modern Classics (tips rubbed and 1cm split to foot of spine) 192pp. Neat tight copy, no marks and no loose pages.

$1.32

THEATRE DE CORNEILLE Nouvelle Edition Collationnée sur la dernière édition publiée du vivant de l'auteur
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THEATRE DE CORNEILLE Nouvelle Edition Collationnée sur la dernière édition publiée du vivant de l'auteur

By Corneille, Pierre (1606-1684)

Paris: Garnier Freres, 1870 approx. Hardcover. Good. Frontis portrait of Corneille with tissue guard. Octavo gilt leather spine with pebbled & blindstamped cloth with "Institution Mme Morel De Fos, Parc des Princes" to cover (spine repaired tips worn) All Edges Gilt. Half title +Portrait +Titlepage +502pp +Table of contents. Paper tanned to edges else clean and tight copy. Contains Le Cid, Horace, Cinna, Polyeucte, Pompee, Le Menteur, Rodogune, Sertorius. *Fine binding for the young ladies' Institution of Mme Morel De Fos.

$6.60

LEMPRIERE'S DICTIONARY
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LEMPRIERE'S DICTIONARY

By Norfolk, Lawrence

London: Minerva, 1996. Softcover. Very Good. Thick paperback [8]+627pp +publisher's booklist. A very neat copy. *Historical fiction ..engrossing ..comic brilliance are just some of the reviews of this novel of the East India Company, the siege of La Rochelle and the eponimous classical dictionary. A neat copy no inscriptions, bright and tight..

$9.24

A WARWICKSHIRE TESTIMONY
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A WARWICKSHIRE TESTIMONY

By De Angelis, April

London: Faber & Faber 1st edition, 1999. Softcover. Very Good. Cover design by Pentagram. Paperback grey pictorial card covers [xiv] +75pp. A play on the changing ways of life based on "living memories" gathered from local interviews of villagers of Clifford Chambers in Warwickshire. The play was premiered at the Royal Shakespeare Company's The Other Place Theatre in August 1999 at Stratford-upon-Avon.

$3.96

SEPTEMBER COMES IN
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SEPTEMBER COMES IN

By McGuire, Frances Margaret

London: Heinemann 1st edition first printing, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo blue boards (slight marks) 297pp +[1]p lacks front free endpaper half title with note "Please return to Jay" and to rear endpaper "Thanks Jay" & "McL" else clean and tight. *Australia in 1901 - Federation and Boer War - are the bourgeois background to this novel seen through the eyes of a young girl.

$3.96

RUMPOLE FOR THE DEFENCE
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RUMPOLE FOR THE DEFENCE

By Mortimer, John (1923-2009)

London: Penguin Books Ltd, 1984. Softcover. Good. Paperback (tips sl.rubbed) 186pp +[6]pp publisher's book list. One ink spot to margin of 9 leaves never touching text. Slight edge tanning else neat and clean. *Seven stories of courtroom drama.

$1.32

THE HASH-KNIFE OUTFIT
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THE HASH-KNIFE OUTFIT

By Grey, Zane (1872-1939)

London: Hodder & Stoughton 1st yellow jacket edition, 1950. Softcover. Good. Cowboy silhouette to titlepage. Octavo paperback (crease to cover/spine rubbed & bit wrinkled/dusty) 256pp. Paper edge browned, slightly cocked but no loose pages and no tears or marking. Blue endpapers.

$3.96

THE ROMANCE OF TRISTRAN by Beroul A Poem of the Twelfth Century .. Volume I Introduction, Text, Glossary, Index
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THE ROMANCE OF TRISTRAN by Beroul A Poem of the Twelfth Century .. Volume I Introduction, Text, Glossary, Index

By Beroul (edited by Alfred Ewert)

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1939. Softcover. Fair. Paperback grey card covers (edges browned, red ink splatters edges rubbed) xv +176pp name M.B. Cockland to flyleaf, from p20 15 leaves with neat pencil annotations/translations, a few other signs of normal use but neat and tight. *Old French text with textual criticism and Glossary of French words used.

$3.96

BETTER STRANGERS
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BETTER STRANGERS

By Ellis, Delia

Upton-upon-Severn Worcestershire. UK: Malvern Publishing Co. 1st edition first edition, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo boards in dust jacket 220pp +[2]pp of Romance & Historical Romance. *As New. Left an orphan Lucy is determined to fend for herself, not easy for women in Regency times. Adventure and romance.

$14.52

THE DAUGHTERS OF CAIN The New Inspector Morse Novel
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THE DAUGHTERS OF CAIN The New Inspector Morse Novel

By Dexter, Colin

London: Pan Books, 1994. Softcover. Very Good-. Paperback viii +387pp +[3]pp booklist. Edges of covers rubbed/tiny snag to lower cover else V.G. *Inspector Morse detective mystery novel set in Oxford.

$1.32

HUMPHRY CLINKER With an Introduction by V.S. Pritchett
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HUMPHRY CLINKER With an Introduction by V.S. Pritchett

By Smollett, Tobias (1721-1771)

London: Collins Classics 632, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Frontis portrait by S. Van Offen. Post octavo green cloth in orange dust jacket (cloth V.G./jacket with 2mm chip to foot of spine) 352pp.

$3.96

MR. PHILLIPS
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MR. PHILLIPS

By Lanchester, John

London: Faber & Faber 1st edition first printing, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Octavo boards in dust jacket (near fine in near fine dust jacket) 247pp no marks or signs of use. *Lanchester's second novel. The previous book won the Whitbread first novel award, the Hawthornden prize, the Betty Trask prize and was translated into 20 languages. Here is the second novel in as new condition.

$2.64

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