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Hornet & Wild Rose the Art of Tirzah Garwood

by Ullmann, Anne

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2020
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
ISBN
9781916335509
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£306.81

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Denby Dale: The Fleece Press, 2020. A fine new copy. Bound in quarter cloth with Tirzah, marbled paper covered boards. A further volume in the series of publications, as mght be expected from The Fleece Press a superb presentation with many tipped in coloured plates. 235pp and limited to 475 copies.. First Limited Edition. Hardback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾"… Read more
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Never Be a Bookseller

by Garnett, David

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1929
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£158.48

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1929. The original edition published in 1929 in an edition of just 2000 copies to be given "hors commerce" and to Garnett's friends. xivpp, [2] pp. 3 black-and-white half-tone photographic illustrations. A whimsical piece of reflection of the pain and pleasure of being involved in the booktrade. "The bookseller is the kindest-hearted man alive… Read more
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The Arab War: Confidential Information for General Headquarters from Gertrude Bell, Being Despatches Reprinted from the Secret "Arab Bulletin",

by Bell, Gertrude

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1940
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
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£627.56

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London: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1940. A fine copy bound in quarter green leather with cream cloth covered boards, one of only 500 numbered copies this being Number 327. Being despatches reprinted from the secret "Arab Bulletin". Introduction by Sir Kinahan Cornwallis, Director of the Arab Bureau, 1916-1920. 52pp; bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in quarter green niger morocco, spine… Read more
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The First Temptation of Saint Anthony

by Flaubert, Gustave

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1932
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
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£63.39

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New York: Rarity Press, 1932. A fine copy, bound in quarter leather with marbled paper covered boards. Housed in a matching slipcase. 231pp + text illustrations and colour plates.. First Limited Edition. Quarter Leather. Fine/Slipcase. Illus. by De Bosschere, Jean. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Steventon: The Rocket Press, 1983. A fine copy being number 537 of an edition limited to 700 copies. . First Numbered Edition. Hardback. Fine. Illus. by Smith, John R. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Limited Numbered Edition.
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£6.34
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Books Coming from the Whittington Press 1986-7, Includes Prospectus for T.E. Lawrence -E.T. Leeds Letters)

by Whittington Press

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£38.03

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Whittington: Whittington Press, 1986. The 1986-7 prospectus from this renowned press. Featuring a variey of books including the T.E. lawrence E.T. Leeds Letters. Laid in the broadsheet "News of Books from Whittington 2005.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Illus. by Kennedy, Richard, Weissenborn, Helmut, MacGregor, Miriam. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Prospectus.
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom, The Complete 1922 "Oxford" Text

by Lawrence, T.E ( & Brothers)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
ISBN
9781873141144
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£950.85

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Fordingbridge: Castle Hill Press /J & N Wilson, 1997. A fine set of the three volumes in red cloth slipcase as issued. Limited to just 650 sets now elusive, a numbered edition.. The 'best text' edited by Jeremy Wilson from the manuscript and Lawrence's corrected copy of the Oxford Times proof printing. Vol. I: Introduction and Books I-V,… Read more
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The Studio Special, Summer Number, Beauty's Awakening, A Masque of Winter and of Spring

by Members of the Art Workers' Guild

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1899
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Special Edition
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£126.78

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London: The Studio Ltd, 1899. A special copy bound in original green cloth with gilt title to front board, bevelled edges, original cover bound in to the rear, in fine condition. "Written, designed & contrived by members of the Art Workers' Guild and finally presented by them in the Guildhall of the City of London ..on the Twenty-Ninth Day of… Read more
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T. E. Lawrence, an Hitherto Unknown biographical/bibliographical Note

by Weeks, Donald

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
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£19.02

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Edinburgh: Privately Printed for the Author, 1983. This edition limited to 230 copies. A fine as new copy in original card covers with paper title label to front cover. A detailed and scholarly analysis of T.E.L's proof corrections to Wilfred Ewart's 'Scots Guard' - the only known copy of any book corrected by Lawrence. Also details of Lawrence's association with… Read more
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Pontefract Castle, An Account of How it Was Taken and How General Rainsborough Was Surprised in His Quarters at Doncaster, Anno 1648

by Paulden, Captain Thomas

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
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£7.61

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Burton Salmon: The Old Hall Press, 1986. A reprint of the 1702 text, from this small private press at Burton Salmon. Very attractively bound in quarter cloth with marbled boards. . First Thus. Hardback. Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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A Fresh Station, T.E. Lawrence Writing and Riding at Cranwell

by Knowles, Richard and Kuritz, Marc

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2019
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
ISBN
9780954643935
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£82.41

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Horbury and San Diego: Rickaro Books / Churchill Book Collector, 2019. A fine, new copy in blue quarter cloth with silver facsimile initial "TES" to front board and silver title to spine. A limited edition of just one hundred and fifty copies, each hand numbered. 36pp with 5 plates in b/w.. An essay written following the discovery of a 1925… Read more
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Wakefield: The Fleece Press, 1991. A fine copy in blue cloth slipcase as issued. 156pp. illustrated with engravings of printers at work. Quarter red cloth, printed paper sides. Rear pocket contains a wood engraving signed by John Lawrence. Fine copy in cloth slipcase with a little wear. One of only 250 copies. First full printing of this significant text. … Read more
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£158.48
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The Golden Reign, The Story of My Friendship with Lawrence of Arabia, with a New Introduction By Malcolm Brown, Newly Illustrated By Vintage Photographs

by Smith, Clare Sydney (SIgned By Malcolm Brown)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
Fourth Edition, First Thus
ISBN
9780948375767
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£76.07

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Denby Dale: The Fleece Press, 2004. Malcolm Brown's copy with his signature to fep. Malcolm Brown wrote the excellent new Introduction. This is a a superb private press reissue with new material and illustrations of the book first published in 1940. This account tells in a moving manner of the friendship of T.E. Lawrence with the wife of the commander… Read more
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Two Arabic Folk Tales, Translated By T.E. Lawrence

by Lawrence, T.E.

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
Special Edition
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£202.85

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London: The Strawberry Press, 1996. A fine copy of this elusive private press edition. This is copy is a presentation copy,signed by the publisher Paul Nash. The colophon states "around two hundred copies of this edition have been hand set and printed by P.W.N. and A.P.F." This issued for private circulation at the Midwinter Solstice 1996. It is bound in… Read more
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The Golden Reign, The Story of My Friendship with Lawrence of Arabia, with a New Introduction By Malcolm Brown, Newly Illustrated By Vintage Photographs

by Smith, Clare Sydney

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
Fourth Edition, First Thus
ISBN
9780948375767
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£57.05

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Denby Dale: The Fleece Press, 2004. A fine new copy, a superb private press reissue with new material and illustrations of the book first published in 1940. This account tells in a moving manner of the friendship of T.E. Lawrence with the wife of the commander of the RAF station where he was in the late 1920s early 1930s. It… Read more
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Edwardian Romance

by Creighton, Basil

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition
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£63.39

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London: Fairfax Hall at the Stourton Press, 1976. A fine copy. Bound in green cloth covered boards with brown cloth spine. Limited to just 100 copies, this is number 71, signed by Basil Creighton and Fairfax Hall, 86pp. . Signed by Author and Publisher. First Limited Edition. Hardback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Private Press.
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Twelve Years Young, The Fleece Press in 1992: Forthcoming Books & Those Currently Available from Stock

by Lawrence, Simon, Fleece Press

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£10.14

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Netherton: The Fleece Press, 1992. A fine copy of this prospectus for The Fleece Press in 1992. PROSPECTUS ONLY. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Landscape.
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Crusader Castles: I. The Thesis & II. The Letters + Maps, 2 Volume set.

by Lawrence, T.E. (Lawrence, A.W. Ed.)

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Limited Edition
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£1,648.14

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London: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1936. A near fine set of the thesis on military architecture of the crusading kingdoms, submitted in 1910 the original title was "The influence of the Crusades on European military architecture - to the end of the XIIth Century" by T.E. Lawrence, together with a volume of his letters regarding his visits to castles as… Read more
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Offprint from Matrix 23: The Book Design Collection at Manchester Metropolitan University

by Smith, Gaye

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Offprint
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£10.14

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London: The Whittington Press, 2003. A very good copy of this offprint from 'Matrix 23: A Review for Printers and Bibliophiles: Number Twenty-Three, Winter 2003' Contains a fold out 'paper sculpture'.. Offprint. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Diary Kept By T.E. Lawrence While Travelling in Arabia During 1919 + An Essay on Flecker

by Johnstone, B.,T.E. Lawrence

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Rickaro Books Ltd
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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£76.07

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Walton-on Thames: B. Johnstone, 1993. A fine set of these two facsimile volumes with added information in the Flecker volume by B. Johnstone both contained within an original card slipcase. Signed by Johnstone in the Flecker volume. These volumes reprint the rare Corvinus Press editions and an affordable alternative to the fabulous originals, . Signed by B Johnstone. Reprint. Card… Read more
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