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MUNGO PARK'S TRAVELS [ HERBERT STRANG'S LIBRARY]
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MUNGO PARK'S TRAVELS [ HERBERT STRANG'S LIBRARY]

By Unknown

London: Henry Frowde Hodder & Stoughton, 1915. Undated but presumed c1915. 256pages. Original decorative hardback binding, very good with a little general wear. Contents clean and tight, original endpapers, a little spotting to fore-edges, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$16.20

THE DOWAGER: A NOVEL [bound with] THE MONEY-LENDER
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THE DOWAGER: A NOVEL [bound with] THE MONEY-LENDER

By Gore. Mrs. [Catherine Grace Frances Gore]

London: Geo. Routledge & Co., 1854. two titles bound together. The Dowager is dated 1954 to the title page; pp. 306. The second work is bound without the title page and commences on the dedication page "To John Wentworth Esq. Representative in Congress of the Illinois, the reprint of a work already extensively circulated in the United States...' Copac dates this reprint edition also to 1854 and also gives the publisher as Geo. Routledge; pp. 243, [1]. Bound in slightly later, very attractive, half polished brown calf with red marbled boards (matching pages edges and end papers), extra gilt to the spine; binding very good with light wear and rubbing only. Contents clean and tight, slightly trimmed; contemporary ownership signature to the head of the title page, which is slightly spotted, otherwise more or less unmarked. A very good copy of two rare titles.. Reprint. Half Leather. Very Good. 8vo (11 X 16 cm).

$121.47

PATRICK, UNDERGRADUATE
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PATRICK, UNDERGRADUATE

By Armstrong, Anthony

London: Stanley Paul & Co., 1926. Inscribed and signed by the author to the front free end paper "Mrs Sealy With the Author's Compliments Anthony Armstrong June 1926" . Original red cloth hardback binding, very good and bright with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, private bookplate of R. Moyle below author's inscription, otherwise more or less unmarked. A very good signed copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$24.29

THE BIG SHOT
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THE BIG SHOT

By Packard, Frank L.

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1932. No date but circa 1932. 128 pages. Covers good with light general wear, a little dust and age marked, slightly chipped to tail of the spine, top out corner of front cover chipped off. Contents good and tight, light foxing to a few pages, a little reading wear. Considering the fragile nature of the book's original production it has stood up remarkably well.. Paperback. Good. Large 8vo (14 X 21cm).

$20.25

AFTERNOON OF AN AUTHOR A Selection of Uncollected Stories and Essays with an Introduction and Notes by Arthur Mizener
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AFTERNOON OF AN AUTHOR A Selection of Uncollected Stories and Essays with an Introduction and Notes by Arthur Mizener

By Fitzgerald, F. Scott

London: The Bodley Head, 1958. 284 pages. Dust jacket a little worn with faded spine, rubbed to edges; not price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Hardback binding very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's signature to the front end paper, endpapers spotted, slight spotting to page edges. A very good first edition copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$16.20

CRANFORD
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CRANFORD

By Gaskell, Mrs.

London: George G. Harrap, 1905. Highly attractive decorative boards in an 'Arts & Crafts' style, with pictorial end papers with a Japanese influence. No date circa 1905? Part of 'The Choice Books' series. 288 pages; portrait frontispiece plate with loosely inserted tissue guard. Binding very good with light wear only, slightly rubbed. Contents clean and tight, a little spotting to page edges, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo (10 x 14.5 cm).

$24.29

TRELAWY'S FELL
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TRELAWY'S FELL

By Holland, Isabelle

London: Collins, 1976. 251 pages. Original dust jacket very good, with a little rubbing to edges, not price-clipped. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, very small neat previous owner's inscription. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$24.29

THE COPENHAGEN CONNECTION
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THE COPENHAGEN CONNECTION

By Peters, Elizabeth

London: Souvenir Press Ltd, 1983. 249 pages. Original dust jacket very good, with slight general wear and a little rubbing to edges, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's neat signature to the top of the front end paper, otherwise more or less unmarked, slightly old dust soiling to the top of the page edges. A very good first British edition copy.. First British Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$29.69

THE RAGGED MOUNTAIN
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THE RAGGED MOUNTAIN

By Dyer, John

London: Chatto and Windus, 1965. 215 pages. Original dust jacket with a little rubbing to edges, nicked to the head/tail of the spine, not price-clipped, some foxing and browning, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, some spotting to end papers and minimally to page-edges, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$20.25

THE EARTHLY PARADISE
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THE EARTHLY PARADISE

By Forester, C. S.

London: Michael Joseph, 1940. 319 pages. Dust jacket good with some general wear and rubbing, light chipping to head and tail of the spine, a little marked, price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Original cloth binding with gilt lettering, very good and bright with a few marks to base of the front board, slight lean. Contents clean and tight, original yellow end papers with map, spotting to page edges. A very good first edition copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$20.25

THE LOVING CUP
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THE LOVING CUP

By Barton, Derek

London: Michael Joseph, 1959. 270 pages. Original dust jacket (designed by Donald Green) very good, bright and fresh with a little rubbing to head/tail of the spine, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, minimal spotting to page edges . A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$16.20

THE LADY FROM LONG ACRE
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THE LADY FROM LONG ACRE

By Bridges, Victor

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1932. 128 pages. Covers good with light general wear, a little dust and age marked, slightly chipped to head/tail of the spine. Contents good and tight, light foxing to a few pages, a little reading wear and a few corners bent over. Considering the fragile nature of the book's original production it has stood up remarkably well... Paperback. Good. Large 8vo (14 X 21cm).

$24.29

THE NEEDLE'S EYE
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THE NEEDLE'S EYE

By Pember, Timothy

London: Jonathan Cape, 1948. 366 pages. Original dust jacket (designed by 'ev') very good, with slight rubbing to edges, small mark to front panel, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Original light yellow-buff cloth very good, unmarked, bright. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing, pages crisp, top edge of pages with a little old dust soiling. A very good plus first edition copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$24.29

THE HONEY BIRD and Other African Stories
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THE HONEY BIRD and Other African Stories

By Cloete, Stuart

London: Collins, 1964. 366 pages. Original dust jacket (designed by Gorham) very good, with slight rubbing to edges, rear panel a little spotted and toned; not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Original dark sage green cloth very good, unmarked, bright. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing. A very good plus first edition copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$12.15

THE HIDING PLACE
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THE HIDING PLACE

By Shaw, Robert

London: Chatto & Windus, 1959. Second impression in the same month as the first impression i.e. October 1959. 252 pages. Original dust jacket very good, with slight general wear and toning, a little rubbing to edges, lightly scuffed to the head/tial of the spine, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, minimal foxing. A very good copy.. Second Impression. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$64.79

OLD CREOLE DAYS
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OLD CREOLE DAYS

By Cable, George W.

Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1899. 260 pages; + a beatifully illustrated 32-page catalogue of David Douglas American Authors; original brown-coated end papers. Original blue cloth hardback binding with gilt lettering, very good with slight wear only. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy. Cable's fictional and romantic tales of the Creoles of Louisiana.. Author's Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo.

$32.39

THE BEE-MAN OF ORN AND OTHER FANCIFUL TALES
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THE BEE-MAN OF ORN AND OTHER FANCIFUL TALES

By Stockton, Frank R.

London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1888. A complete copy in the original binding but worn and ideally in need of rebinding/repair. 193 pages + adverts, map plate opposite page 136, original patterned end papers. Publisher's pictorial cloth worn and marked, frayed to head/tail of the spine, cloth to rear joint split. Contents good, complete, first three pages detached, bookplate label to the front pastedown, previous owner signature to the top of the title page, edges slightly worn, papges clean, no foxing. A poor but complete copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Poor. 8vo.

$20.25

The Silver Spoon (From The Forsythe Saga). [The Novel Library No. 185]
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The Silver Spoon (From The Forsythe Saga). [The Novel Library No. 185]

By Galsworthy, John

London: Published Fro WM. Collins ...by The London Book Co., Ltd. , 1932. No date but believed to be c. 1932; 252 pages. Dust jacket good with a little general wear and rubbing, chip to base of the spine, protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Hardback binding very good, a little rubbing to head/tail of the spine. Contents good and tight, paper tanned as usual, front end paper lightly worn. A very good copy. . Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo.

$16.20

THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, of York, mariner; Who Lived Eight-And-Twenty Years in an Uninhabited Island, on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oroonoque
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THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, of York, mariner; Who Lived Eight-And-Twenty Years in an Uninhabited Island, on the Coast of America, Near the Mouth of the Great River Oroonoque

By Defoe, Daniel

London: printed for T. Craig in Nantwich, 1792. pp. iv, 304, [290 blank], engraved frontispiece, engraved plates at pages 20, 97, 143. Contemporary sheepskin with red morocco title label to spine, binding good and strong with a little general wear and rubbing, lightly chipped to the head of the spine, joints rubbed but remain strong. Contents clean and tight, no free end papers, short tear to fore-magins of pages 60 & 61, a little reading wear. A good to very good copy.. Reprint. Full Leather. Very Good. 12mo (11 x 16.5cm).

$377.92

BOOBY TRAP
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BOOBY TRAP

By Crawshay Williams, Eliot

London: John Long Limited, 1935. 285 pages. Original dust jacket very good with slight wear and dust soiling, chipped to the top of the spine, not price clipped. Hard back binding very good. Contents clean and tight, light spotting to the page edges, toning to endpapers. A very good copy in a striking dust jacket.. New and Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$33.74

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