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Myself When Young: The Making of a Naturalist
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Myself When Young: The Making of a Naturalist

By Ronald Lockley / [Richard Adams]

London: Andre Deutsch, 1979. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Green cloth binding. Small spot to lower page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams with his attractive bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Adams was a good friend of Lockley, and Lockley's 'Private Life of the Rabbit' had greatly influenced Adams when he wrote Watership Down. The two travelled together to the Antarctic in 1982 and jointly published 'Voyage through the Antarctic' later that year. An excellent association copy. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 268

$65.98

Maria Pasqua [SIGNED]
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Maria Pasqua [SIGNED]

By Magdalen Goffin

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1979. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Fading to spine and edges of covers. Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Red cloth binding with slight fading to top edges of cover, otherwise excellent. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. With the bookplate of his wife, Elizabeth Adams to front pastedown endpaper. Inscribed and signed by the author to front free endpaper. Also includes a handwritten letter from the author to Elizabeth Adams. . Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiv, 171

$52.78

On the Chariot Wheel
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On the Chariot Wheel

By J.C. Masterman

London: Oxford University Press, 1975. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.57 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Lacking jacket. Blue cloth biding with slight marking to rear board. Light foxing to page edges. Previous owner's name and slight creasing to front free endpaper. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 5.57 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 384

$25.07

Memoirs of A Fox-Hunting Man
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Memoirs of A Fox-Hunting Man

By Siegfried Sassoon

London: Faber and Faber, 1928. 6th Impression . Good Plus. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Blue cloth binding with fading to spine and edges of boards. Slight wear to head of spine. A few marks to boards. Foxing to page edges and endpapers, clean text throughout. Early printing issued in the same year as the first impression. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 395

$31.67

Echoes of Japan 1916-1918
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Echoes of Japan 1916-1918

By Hari Prasad Shastri

London: Shanti Sadan, 1961. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Decorative paper covered boards with paper title label to front board. Light foxing to endpapers, half title page and final blank, otherwise very clean throughout. Very scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 85

$31.67

Selections from The Confessions of St Augustine
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Selections from The Confessions of St Augustine

By St. Augustine / William (W.) Montgomery (Trans.)

London: Cambridge University Press, 1908. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4 x 5.75 inches (10 x 14.5 cm). First printing of the Montgomery translation. White buckram binding with gilt illustrated front board and spine. Browning and light marking to spine, a few light marks to boards. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, many pages unopened. Light foxing and tanning to endpapers, very clean text throughout. Gift inscription to front pastedown endpaper dated 1912. A very attractive pocket edition. Scarce. . Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4 x 5.75 inches (10 x 14.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxiv, 271

$39.59

Surprised by Joy: The Shape of my Early Life
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Surprised by Joy: The Shape of my Early Life

By C.S. Lewis

London: Geoffrey Bles, 1955. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Original jacket by John R. Biggs. Light soiling and foxing to covers. A little edge wear, chipping to head of spine. Foot of spine has a 2cm x 1cm triangular section of loss. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Grey buckram binding. Light damp marking to boards. Rubbing to title on spine. Light foxing to page edges and endpapers, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$72.57

An Autobiography
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An Autobiography

By Anthony Trollope

London: Williams and Norgate Ltd, 1946. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Spine slightly darkened and has slight wear to ends. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Green cloth binding. A couple of scratches to top page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 319

$18.47

Foch: Man off Orleans (Vol. I): (Penguin Book No.114)
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Foch: Man off Orleans (Vol. I): (Penguin Book No.114)

By B.H. Liddell Hart

London: Penguin Books, 1937. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Fading to spine, a little edge wear and chipping, tear to top edge of front cover. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: First Penguin edition. Volume I of the two volume set. Browning to page edges and margins, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 272

$11.88

Foch: Man off Orleans (Vol. II): (Penguin Book No.115)
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Foch: Man off Orleans (Vol. II): (Penguin Book No.115)

By B.H. Liddell Hart

London: Penguin Books, 1937. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Fading and slight rubbing to spine. Slight chipping to edges. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First Penguin edition. Volume II of the two volume set. Browning to page edges and margins, two pages have foxing to top margin, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 277-536 [8]

$11.88

William Harvey
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William Harvey

By D'Arcy Power

London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1897. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (14 x 20 cm). Green cloth binding. Rubbing and slight fading to spine, bumping to corners of boards. Page edges untrimmed, light foxing to endpaper, previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (14 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi,283

$25.07

Oil Paint and Grease Paint (First Volume): (Penguin Book No.344)
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Oil Paint and Grease Paint (First Volume): (Penguin Book No.344)

By Laura Knight

London: Penguin Books, 1941. 1st Edition . Near Fine. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). First Penguin edition. Volume I of the three volume set. Small nicks to ends of spine, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Overall condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 160

$39.59

Oil Paint and Grease Paint (Second Volume): (Penguin Book No.345)
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Oil Paint and Grease Paint (Second Volume): (Penguin Book No.345)

By Laura Knight

London: Penguin Books, 1941. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). First Penguin edition. Volume II of the three volume set. Rubbing to foot of spine, light foxing to covers. Light browning to page edges. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 167-251 + [4]

$31.67

Ethel and Ernest: A True Story
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Ethel and Ernest: A True Story

By Raymond Briggs

London: Jonathan Cape, 1998. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Dust jacket: Some light marking, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First impression. Very slight rubbing to ends of spine, otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 104

$31.67

Rock Hudson: His Story
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Rock Hudson: His Story

By Rock Hudson / Sara Davidson

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1986. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16.5 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Purple cloth binding, browning to pages, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Comes with an original Reveille Fan Club photo of Rock Hudson. The photo is signed in blue ink (not preprinted), however we think this is an autopen signature and not hand signed. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16.5 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xv, 238

$39.59

Some Sunny Day: My Autobiography [SIGNED]
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Some Sunny Day: My Autobiography [SIGNED]

By Dame Vera Lynn

London: HarperCollins, 2009. 2nd Impression . Fine/Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: First class condition throughout. Signed by Dame Vera Lynn to the title page. Overall book condition is Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 311

$72.57

Lives of the Novelists: (Complete 2 Volume Set)
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Lives of the Novelists: (Complete 2 Volume Set)

By Walter Scott

Paris: A. and W. Galignani, 1825. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4 x 6.75 inches (10.5 x 17.5 cm). Complete two volume set. Full leather bindings, board have blind decorative borders. Spines have leather title and volume labels and gilt decoration. Good solid bindings with no cracking to joints. Light rubbing to boards. Marbled endpapers, light foxing to text. Small stain to volume I affecting title page, contents page and first page of text. Stain to outside margins of volume II affecting pages up to p3. Neat contemporary ownership inscription to leading blank of each volume. Originally issued as prefaces for Ballantyne's Novelist's Library (1821-24). This is the first collected edition. A scarce Scott first edition in attractive Regency bindings. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4 x 6.75 inches (10.5 x 17.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 268 + 256

$263.90

Charles Kingsley: His Letters and Memoirs of his Life : Volume II of II only
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Charles Kingsley: His Letters and Memoirs of his Life : Volume II of II only

By Charles Kingsley / Mrs Kingsley (Ed.)

London: Kegan Paul and Co, 1879. Abridged Edition . Good Plus. 5 x 7.25 inches (13 x 19 cm). Volume II only of a two volume set. Tree calf leather binding. Spine has five raised bands, leather title and volume labels and gilt decoration. Gilt decorative border to boards, heavy rubbing to spine and to board edges. Slight wear to foot of spine, marbled page edges and endpapers. Foxing to leading and trailing blanks, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 367

$39.59

A Cornish Childhood
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A Cornish Childhood

By A.L. Rowse

London: Jonathan Cape, 1945. 4th Impression . Very Good Plus/Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 20 cm). Dust jacket: Spine faded and rubbed. Creasing and a few tears to top edges. A little wear to head of spine, some old tape repairs to reverse. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Green cloth binding. Excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 282

$21.11

The London Child
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The London Child

By Evelyn Sharp / Eva Garnett (Illust.)

London: John Lane, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Fair. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13.5 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Heavily browned and foxed, Chipping and slight loss to edges. Spine torn with archival tape repair to reverse. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fair. Book: Yellow cloth binding. Fading to top half of spine, a couple of small marks to rear board. Browning and foxing to page edges, binding strained in a couple of places but securely bound. A few occasional spots and light marks but text is generally very clean throughout. Scarce. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13.5 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 254

$39.59

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