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Rudyard Kipling. The Story of a Genius
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Rudyard Kipling. The Story of a Genius

By R. Thurston Hopkins

London: Cecil Palmer, 1930. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Blue cloth binding. Spine faded and a little rubbed to edges, light foxing to page edges, occasional spotting to text, margin notes in pencil to a few pages. Front free endpaper has been pasted down to board, possibly an original binding flaw. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 211

$19.21

Nightingales: The Story of Florence Nightingale and Her Remarkable Family [SIGNED]
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Nightingales: The Story of Florence Nightingale and Her Remarkable Family [SIGNED]

By Gillian Gill

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 2004. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Purple cloth binding. Bumping to ends of spine, a few tiny marks to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Previous owner's name and date to top margin of title page. Signed by the author to title page. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xxiii, 536

$41.16

Seven Men
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Seven Men

By Max Beerbohm

London: William Heinemann, 1920. 2nd Impression . Very Good Plus. 5.75 x 7.75 inches (14 x 19.5 cm). Blue cloth binding. A few spots of foxing to page edges, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Previous owner's engraved bookplate to front endpaper (John Embleton Black). Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 218

$19.21

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

By Dame Vera Lynn

London: HarperCollins, 2009. 3nd 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. Label to title page signed by Dame Vera Lynn. Overall book condition is Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 311

$75.46

The Works of That Great Monarch, and Glorious Martyr King Charles I.
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The Works of That Great Monarch, and Glorious Martyr King Charles I.

By Charles I, King of England

Leith: William Coke, 1766. 1st Edition Thus . Good Plus. 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Complete in 2 volumes. Full calf leather binding, spine worn and chipped, lacking labels. Joints cracked but all boards are securely attached. Lacking rear free endpaper of volume I. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (John R. Anderson), clean text throughout, one page torn to outside edge. Fold-out allegorical frontis to each volume, both plates in excellent condition. Includes Eikon Basillike, The King's Letters, Papers and Speeches, and an account of his trial. ESTC: T70194 . Overall condition is Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo.394 + 361, [1] (ads)

$411.60

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin / The Journal of John Woolman / Fruits of Solitude: The Harvard Classics Edition De Luxe (Deluxe) Alumni Edition [Aka Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf of Books] Volume I
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin / The Journal of John Woolman / Fruits of Solitude: The Harvard Classics Edition De Luxe (Deluxe) Alumni Edition [Aka Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf of Books] Volume I

By Charles Eliot (Ed.) / Benjamin Franklin / John Woolman / William Penn

New York: P.F. Collier and Son, 1909. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Green buckram binding. Blind border front board, crest in red and gilt to front board and spine. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Darkening and light marking to spine, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Limited edition de luxe No. 2799. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 416

$32.93

O'Neill
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O'Neill

By Arthur and Barbara Gelb

London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 23 cm). First UK edition. Lacking jacket. Quarter red buckram with paper covered boards. Excellent condition throughout. A scarce biography of American playwright Eugene O'Neill. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xx, 970

$32.93

Don't Call Me Madam
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Don't Call Me Madam

By Ethel Merman

London: W.H. Allen, 1955. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Light rubbing to boards, foxing to page edges and endpapers, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 215

$26.07

Gig. The Life and Times of a Rock-Star Fantasist [SIGNED]
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Gig. The Life and Times of a Rock-Star Fantasist [SIGNED]

By Simon Armitage

London: Viking, 2008. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Excellent condition, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Note in ink to last page, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed by author to label on title page. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 304

$32.93

From Winchester to This
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From Winchester to This

By William Donaldson

London: Peter Owen, 1998. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: First class condition throughout. Auto-biography of the author of 'The Henry Root Letters'. Scarce. Overall book condition is Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 228

$48.02

The Laird of Abbotsford: A View of Sir Walter Scott [SIGNED]
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The Laird of Abbotsford: A View of Sir Walter Scott [SIGNED]

By A.N. Nelson

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1980. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Fine. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Excellent condition, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Light foxing to top page edge, otherwise excellent. Signed by author (without dedication) to title page. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: vxi, 197

$32.93

The Real 'Lady of the Camellias' and Other Women of Quality
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The Real 'Lady of the Camellias' and Other Women of Quality

By Charles A. Dolph

London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.25 x 8.75 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Blue cloth binding. Ex library with stamps and label residue to endpaper. Very clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$32.93

Kenneth Tynan: A Life
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Kenneth Tynan: A Life

By Dominic Shellard

New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Small nick to rear cover, slight fading to spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First class condition throughout. From the library of renowned theatrical agents Laurence Evans with his bookplate to front free endpaper. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 399

$19.21

Asking for Trouble [SIGNED]
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Asking for Trouble [SIGNED]

By Sheridan Morley

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 2002. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight creasing to top edge, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Small bump to foot of spine, otherwise excellent. Inscribed (with dedication) and signed by the author to title page. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: x, 700

$41.16

Repossessing Ernestine: The Search for a Lost Soul [SIGNED]
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Repossessing Ernestine: The Search for a Lost Soul [SIGNED]

By Marsha Hunt

London: Flamingo , 1997. Reprint . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Signed by Author. Scratch to rear cover, light creasing to spine, inscribed and signed by the author to title page. From the library of renowned theatrical agent Laurence Evans. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 304

$16.46

Aunts up the Cross [SIGNED]
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Aunts up the Cross [SIGNED]

By Robin Eakin

London: Macmillan, 1980. Revised Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Light foxing to page edges, otherwise very clean condition throughout. Inscribed and signed by the author to front free endpaper. From the library of renowned theatrical agent Laurence Evans. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 104

$54.88

Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis: A Life [SIGNED]
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Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis: A Life [SIGNED]

By Donald Spoto

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Excellent condition, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Unread copy, slight bumping to ends of spine, otherwise excellent. Inscribed and signed by the author to half title page. From the library of renowned theatrical agent Laurence Evans. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 348

$48.02

Fatal Charm: The Life of Rex Harrison [SIGNED]
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Fatal Charm: The Life of Rex Harrison [SIGNED]

By Alexander Walker

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1992. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16.5 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Fading and creasing to spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Small nick to spine, a couple of marks to page edges. Presentation inscription and letter from author to Laurence Evans. Evans was Harrison's long time agent and close friend. Evans' bookplate is also to front free endpaper. In the letter the author thanks Evans for his help ' Without such help this book could not have been written'. An interesting association copy. . Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 457

$61.74

Thomas Gray: A Biography
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Thomas Gray: A Biography

By Ketton-Cremer, R.W.

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1955. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Dust jacket: Very slight edge wear otherwise excellent. Clipped to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Purple cloth binding, light foxing to page edges 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 £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 310

$26.07

The Nation and the Athenaeum: Volume CL. Issue No. 21: February 26th 1927
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The Nation and the Athenaeum: Volume CL. Issue No. 21: February 26th 1927

By Virginia Woolf

London: The Mation Limited, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good. 9.25 x 13 inches (23 x 33 cm). Volume CL, Issue No. 21 (Saturday 26th February 1927). Includes the first printing of Virginia Woolf's article 'George Gissing'. The newspaper has been folded horizontally. Rusting to staples and slight wear to spine, but securely bound. Ink note to top margin of front cover, pencilled note to margin of rear cover. Article on pp 716-717 has been outlined in blue pencil. Woolf's article is very clean. Rare. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: pp710-740

$75.46

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