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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. Hardback. Printed pages: 104

$33.11

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. Hardback. Printed pages: xv, 238

$41.39

Joyce Grenfell Requests the Pleasure [SIGNED]
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Joyce Grenfell Requests the Pleasure [SIGNED]

By Joyce Grenfell

London: Macmillan, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light creasing and chipping to edges, slight wear to foot of spine, short closed tear to lowever edge of front cover. Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Signed by Joyce Grenfell to the title page (without dedication). Light bump to foot of spine, slight foxing to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 295

$48.28

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. Hardback. Printed pages: 311

$75.87

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. Hardback. Printed pages: 268 + 256

$275.90

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. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 367

$41.39

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. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: 282

$22.07

Aspasia

By C.E. Vulliamy

London: Geoffrey Bles, 1935. 1st Edition . Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23 cm). Blue cloth binding. 4 cm tear to head of spine, rubbing and slight wear to spine, board corners slightly bumped and worn. Bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Light foxing to page edges and first and last few pages. Text is otherwise very clean throughout. Biography of artist Mary Delany, best known for her floral paper mosaics. Scarce. Overall condition is Good. Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 289

$55.18

Elders and Betters
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Elders and Betters

By Quentin Bell

London: John Murray, 1995. 3rd Impression . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, very slight fading to spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding, a few light marks to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: 234

$19.31

James Blair Leishman 1902-1963 [SIGNED]
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James Blair Leishman 1902-1963 [SIGNED]

By John Butt / J.B. Leishman

London: Oxford University Press, 1963. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6 x 9.75 inches (15.5 x 25 cm). Signed by Author. Grey card wraps. A couple of small spots to front cover, otherwise excellent. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover. Includes a letter and a postcard, both signed by Leishman. Rare. Overall 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. Paperback

$62.08

Dancing in the Dark: My Struggle: Book 4 [SIGNED]
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Dancing in the Dark: My Struggle: Book 4 [SIGNED]

By Karl Ove Knausgaard

London: Harvill Secker, 2015. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Fine. 6.25 x 9.75 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Unread copy. Light mark to front board and tiny bump to foot of spine, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed by the author to title page. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: 548

$41.39

Earls Have Peacocks. The Memoirs of Lord Howard de Walden [SIGNED]
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Earls Have Peacocks. The Memoirs of Lord Howard de Walden [SIGNED]

By Lord Howard de Walden

London: Haggerston Press , 1992. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding in first class condition throughout. Includes several signed items from Lord Howard de Walden. Includes a card illustrated with 'Slip Anchor', his winner at the Derby in 1985. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: 137

$55.18

Shelley at Oxford
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Shelley at Oxford

By Thomas Jefferson Hogg

London: Methuen and Co Ltd, 1904. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Quarter parchment with paper covered boards, paper title label to spine. Page edges untrimmed, rubbing and browning to spine. Browning to endpapers, a few spots of foxing, otherwise very clean throughout. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. 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. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 229

$41.39

Recipe for Life [SIGNED]
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Recipe for Life [SIGNED]

By Mary Berry

London: Michael Joseph, 2013. 4th Impression . Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Signed by Mary Berry to title page without dedication. Overall book condition is Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: 348

$75.87

Harold Nicolson
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Harold Nicolson

By Norman Rose

London: Jonathan Cape, 2005. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Dust jacket: A few small marks to rear cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Uncommon. Very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xiv, 383

$48.28

Roy Jenkins: A Well-Rounded Life
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Roy Jenkins: A Well-Rounded Life

By John Campbell

London: Jonathan Cape, 2014. 4th Impression . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black cloth binding, excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.45; Oceania £21.10; Rest of World £19.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 818

$41.39

Old Men Forget
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Old Men Forget

By Duff Cooper

London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1953. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). First edition, first impression. Lacking jacket. Black buckram binding. Light marking to boards, slight fading to spine, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Light foxing to page edges, a couple of margin markings in ink, text is otherwise very 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. Hardback. Printed pages: 399

$26.21

The Old Century and Seven More Years
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The Old Century and Seven More Years

By Siegfried Sassoon

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1938. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Mottled cloth binding in very clean condition. Previous owner's name and bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise excellent. Overall 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. Hardback. Printed pages: 293

$55.18

Edward James: Poet, Patron, Eccentric. A Surrealist Life
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Edward James: Poet, Patron, Eccentric. A Surrealist Life

By John Lowe

London: Collins, 1991. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: A couple of light marks to top page edge. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 262

$48.28

The Book of Joad
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The Book of Joad

By C.E.M. Joad

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1944. Reprint . Very Good/Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Very clean original jacket. Spine slightly darkened and has slight chipping to ends. Old tape reinforcements to reverse, clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Brown cloth binding. A few margin markings, otherwise excellent. . Overall book 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. Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$26.21

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