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Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.
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Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

By Rudyard Kipling

London. : George Newnes, 1899. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. Dudley Cleaver. A pleasant collection of verse by Kipling much is based on hsi time in India. A clean and sound copy with just a previous owner's name on the front free end paper. Gilt top edges to the pages. No dust wrapper, but with gilt lettering and decoration to the blue cloth covered boards. Available for promot dispatch from the Uk.

$4.94

The English in the Marche.  Novels and Romantic Landscapes from a new-discovered region.
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The English in the Marche. Novels and Romantic Landscapes from a new-discovered region.

By G Gretton, M Collier, J Lussu, V Lee

Ancona, Italy: il lavoro editoriale, 2005. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 9.5. Four English women writers describe this attractive area of Italy from the late 19th century to the 1970s. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries that you may have.

$20.66

Fifty "Bab" Ballads.  Much Sound and Little Sense
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Fifty "Bab" Ballads. Much Sound and Little Sense

By W S Gilbert

London: George Routedge and Sons, 1877. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. A collection of humourous verse. Green cloth covered boards with gilt / black decoration. Gilt page edgesand black ends papers. In clean and sound condition, small amounts of wear to the edges of the boards and a few light spots. There are a couple of book plates of previous owners on the front end paper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. please call with any queries that you may have..

$5.35

The Letters of Charles Dickens  (Vols I and II)
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The Letters of Charles Dickens (Vols I and II)

By Charles Dickens (Edited by his Sister-in-Law and His Eldest daughter)

London: Chapman and Hall, 1882. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5" x 7. A collection of transcripts of author Charles Dickens' correspondence in two volumes. Volume I covers 1833 - 1855 and Volume II covers 1855 - 1870. In clean and sound condition, a previous owner's book plates are on the front ends papers. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions. These books cannot be shipped at the cheaper / economy rate outside of the UK

$33.86

Selected Essays of E.V.Lucas
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Selected Essays of E.V.Lucas

By E V Lucas, H N Wethered (Ed)

London : Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1954. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 5" x 7.5. A slection of essays written by E V Lucas, a prolific English writer, journalist and publisher who lived through the late 19th and early 20th centuries. In clean and sound condition, although there is spotting to the closed page edges and the dust wrapper shows signs of handling and wear to the edges. Please call or email with any queries.

$4.00

The Poetry of Birds
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The Poetry of Birds

By Samuel Carr (Ed)

London. : B T Batsford Ltd, 1976. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 5.5" x 9. An anthology of poetry with a theme of birds, accompanied by delightful illustrations. In clean and sound condition. The dust wrapper has been neatly price-clipped. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$4.00

Tropisms and The Age of Suspicion
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Tropisms and The Age of Suspicion

By Nathalie Sarraute (Maria Jolas, translator)

London: John Calder (Publishers) Ltd, 1963. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8. Two works by the same author in one volume, Tropisms, which could be considered a collection of prose poems, and Age of Suspicion which is a collection of essays about the craft of novel writing. Originally published in French in 1939 and 1956 respectfully this is the first English translation / edition of 1963. In clean and sound condition, although the dust wrapper has some shelf wear. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions about this magazine. Not available for economy shipping outside of the UK.

$54.18

Gardens in Sun and Shade (Fleur-de-Lys Booklet No. 1)
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Gardens in Sun and Shade (Fleur-de-Lys Booklet No. 1)

By M Aumonier

London: O Anacker Ltd, 1930. Soft cover. Good/Good. 4.5" x 7.5. A delightful booklet with a collection of poems on the subject of the therapeutic properties of flowers and illustrated with reproductions of paintings. This is an 8th edition copy from 1930, a soft cover book with dust wrapper. A clean and sound book although the dust wrapper shows some wear and shows some sunning. All orders processed promptly from the UK. Please call or email regarding any queries that you may have about this book.

$20.25

A Shropshire Lad
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A Shropshire Lad

By Housman, A E

London: Harrap, 1985. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 9.5. Agnes Miller Parker. Classic British poetry in this edition illustrated with wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. A clean and sound copy although there is a gifting dedication on the first page. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions regarding this book.

$2.71

Biographia Literaria or Biographical Sketches of my Literary Life and Opinions.  Volume I
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Biographia Literaria or Biographical Sketches of my Literary Life and Opinions. Volume I

By S T Coleridge

London: Rest Fenner, 1817. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 5.5" x 9. Samuel Taylor Coleridge's explanation of his take on philosophy and literary style and sources. A rather rambling discourse. This is Volume one only of the two volume first edition of 1817. This is a book that is over 200 years old and not a modern reproduction. Externally the boards are marked / show handling and the spine strip is breaking up / with some missing. Internally the pages are generally clean with a few pencil annotations and some spotting. Evidence of previous ownership inside the front board. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, in most cases on the same or next business day. Please call or email with any queries that you may have. . Please do not order by the economy / cheaper shipping rates for destinations outside of the UK.

$37.93

A History of English Literature
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A History of English Literature

By Peter Quennell & Hamish Johnson

London : Ferndale Editions, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 7" x 9.5. A guide to the major writers of English literature with details of their lives and work. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your queries. A heavier book which, under some circumstances, may reuire additional fees.

$5.35

Poems in the Porch
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Poems in the Porch

By John Piper and John Betjeman

London: S.P.C.K., 1958. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" x 9. A collection of light-hearted poems with a religious theme. In clean and sound condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$4.94

Purpose.  A Quarterly Magazine.  Volume VIII. 1936
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Purpose. A Quarterly Magazine. Volume VIII. 1936

London: The C W Daniel Company Ltd, 1936. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6" x 8.5. A collection of short stories, reviews, philosophical articles, poems etc. Internally clean and ina sound binding. Externally there are some signs of handling and marks. No dust wrapper. There is a presentation book plate inside the front board and elsewhere evidence of two previous owners. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$13.55

The Idler by the Author of the Rambler.  With Additional Essays in two Volumes.  the Fourth Edition Vol. I
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The Idler by the Author of the Rambler. With Additional Essays in two Volumes. the Fourth Edition Vol. I

By The Author of the Rambler (Samuel Johnson)

London: J Rivington and Sons and T Carnan, 1783. 4th Edition . Full-Leather. Good/No Jacket (as published). 4.5" x 7. A collection of letters to the editor and essays from and about London's literary set in the mid 18th century. Volume I only. This is the original incarnation of the Idler. In clean and sound condition, although the leather binding is worn at the edges and the hinges are weak but holding. There is a previous owner's name on the front free end paper and some annotations on the title page. A pleasing volume. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries. Not available for economy shipping outside of the UK.

$33.86

The Annotated Charlotte's Web
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The Annotated Charlotte's Web

By E B White. / Peter F Neumeyer

London : HarperCollins, 1994. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. The classic children's tale by E B White with explanatory notes added on a two columns per page format. (one for the story and one for the notes). In clean and sound condition with bumping to the binding and dust wrapper at the head and foot of the spine. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries. A slightly heavier book, additional shipping costs may be required for some destinations / shipping speeds. Not available for economy shipping outside of the UK.

$52.81

The Distaff Muse.  An Anthology of poetry written by womed.
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The Distaff Muse. An Anthology of poetry written by womed.

By Clifford Bax and Meum Stewart

London : Hollis & Carter, 1949. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" X 7.5. A collection of poetry written by women. Internally clean and in a sound binding, externally the boards have some marks and signs of handling. No dust jacket. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$3.86

Some More of Me Poetry
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Some More of Me Poetry

By Pam Ayres

Galaxy Records, 1976. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. Another collection of amusing and witty poetry from this british favourite. Some signs of handling but still a tidy copy. Signed "Pam Ayres" on the title page. (no dedication). All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$3.79

Charles Lamb: Essays
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Charles Lamb: Essays

By Rosalind Vallance & John Hampden

London: The Folio Society, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 5.5" x 9. Frank Martin. Edited versions of this English essayists work from the turn of the 18th / 19th centuries. Black cloth covered boards with gilt lettering and decoration in a red card slipcase. All in very good order. there is the small signature of a previous owner at the head of the front free end paper. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$6.43

William Hazlitt Essays
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William Hazlitt Essays

By Rosalind Vallance & John Hampden

London: The Folio Society, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 5.5" x 9. Frank Martin. Edited versions of this English essayists work from the turn of the 18th / 19th centuries. Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt lettering and decoration in a grey card slipcase. All in very good order. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries.

$4.67

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

By Omar Khayyam / Edward Fizgerald

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1946. Hardcover. Good/Good. 7" x 10. Sarkis Katchadourian. The translation into English by Edward Fitzgerald of this witty Persian poem. This one has gorgeous illustrations., many in colour. A clean and sound copy, with some wear to the dust wrapper which is now in a non-intrusive clear sleeve. There are a couple of stamps of a previous owner, one inside each board. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Call or email with your queries. .

$9.47

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