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Cawthorn's Minor British Theatre: Consisting of the Most Esteemed Farces and Operas (Complete in 6 volumes)
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Cawthorn's Minor British Theatre: Consisting of the Most Esteemed Farces and Operas (Complete in 6 volumes)

By David Garrick / Arthur Murphy / Henry Fielding / Charles Dibdin / Isaac Jackman / Robert Jephson / Joseph Reed / Isaac Bickerstaff [Jonathan Swift] / Frances Brooke / John Till Allingham / Hannah Cowley / Charles Macklin / John Burgoyne / George Collier /

London: John Cawthorn, 1805-1807. 1st Edition . Good. 3.75 x 5.75 inches (9.5 x 14.5 cm). Rare complete set. Six volumes in full mottled calf leather bindings. Gilt decorative border to boards, marbled endpapers, speckled page edges. Bindings worn and rubbed, lacking all labels, solid bindings with all boards attached. Each play has a title page and engraving after Samuel de Wilde. Contents: Vol 1: Garrick, D. High Life Below Stairs; Murphy, A. Three Weeks after Marriage; Fielding, H. The Tragedy of Tragedies, or, The Life and Death of Tom Thumb the Great; Dibdin, C. The Quaker; Dibdin, C. The Deserter. Vol. 2: Garrick, D. The Guardian; Murphy, A. The Apprentice; Garrick, D. Bon Ton; or, High Life Above Stairs; Murphy, A. The Citizen; Jackman, I. All the World's a Stage. Vol. 3: Jephson, R. Two Strings to your Bow; Garrick, D. The Lying Valet; Reed, J. The Register Office; Bickerstaffe, I. The Sultan; Fielding, H. The Mock Doctor. Vol. 4: Brooke, Mrs. Rosina; Bickerstaffe, I. The Padlock; Allingham, J.T. Fortune's Frolick; Cowley, Mrs. Who's the Dupe?; Macklin, C. Love a la Mode. Vol. 5: Garrick, D. Catherine and Petruchio; Burgoyne, General. Richard Coeur de Lion; Dibdin, C. The Waterman; Collier, G. Selma & Azor; Knight, T. The Honest Thieves. Vol. 6: Fielding, H. The Intriguing Chambermaid; Garrick, D. Miss in Her Teens; Ravenscroft, E. The Anatomist; Sheridan, R.B. The Critic; Arnold, S.J. The Shipwreck. Overall condition is Good. Size: 3.75 x 5.75 inches (9.5 x 14.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo.

$238.03

Wuthering Heights and Agnes Grey
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Wuthering Heights and Agnes Grey

By Emily Bronte (Ellis Bell) / Anne Bronte (Acton Bell)

London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1906. New Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Green buckram binding with a few marks to front board. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Light foxing to endpapers, very clean text throughout. Embossed bookseller's stamp and gift inscription to front free endpaper. Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 446, [6] (ads)

$72.73

Shirley
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Shirley

By Currer Bell (Charlotte Bronte)

London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1907. New Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Green buckram binding with a few light marks to boards. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Light foxing to endpapers, very clean text throughout. Embossed bookseller's stamp and gift inscription to front free endpaper. Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: iv, 534, [6] (ads)

$39.67

Bubbles from the Brunnens of Nassau: (Jugel's Pocket Novelists No. 6)
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Bubbles from the Brunnens of Nassau: (Jugel's Pocket Novelists No. 6)

By An Old Man (Francis Bond Head)

Frankfort (Frankfurt): Charles Jugel, 1835. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Minus. 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm). Original publisher's paper covered boards. Slight chipping to spine, bumping and wear to corners of boards. Good solid binding. Patches of foxing throughout text. Rare continental edition, book No. 6 in Jugel's Pocket Novelists series. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 3.5 x 5.5 inches (9 x 14 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: [2], 294

$46.28

Pastel
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Pastel

By Georgette Heyer

London, 1929. 2nd Impression . Very Good Minus/Fine. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: New facsimile jacket in first class condition. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Blue cloth binding with fading and spotting to spine, small tear to edge of spine. Front free endpaper has been neatly removed. Tanning to half title page and rear free endpaper. A little light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Crease and short tear to lower margin of final leaf of text. Contemporary novel by Heyer, one of six works that she suppressed during the 1930s. A good solid example, provided with a new facsimile jacket. Scarce. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 313

$112.40

The Professor: To which are added The Poems of Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell
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The Professor: To which are added The Poems of Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell

By Currer Bell (Charlotte Bronte)

London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1907. New Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Green buckram binding with light marking to boards. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Light foxing to endpapers, very clean text throughout. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (dated 1910). Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: iv, 436, [8] (ads)

$39.67

The Professor: To which are added The Poems of Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell
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The Professor: To which are added The Poems of Currer, Ellis and Acton Bell

By Currer Bell (Charlotte Bronte)

London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1892. Reprint . Very Good Plus. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Green buckram binding with small bump to lower edge of front board. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Light foxing to endpapers, very clean text throughout. A few pages have been folded to upper corner. Gift inscription in pencil to front free endpaper (dated 1897). A nice solid late Victorian edition. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: iv, 436, [8] (ads)

$46.28

Styrbiorn the Strong
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Styrbiorn the Strong

By E.R. Eddison / Keith Henderson (Illust.)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1926. 1st Edition . Very Good/Fine. 5.75 x 8 inches (14 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: New facsimile jacket in first class condition. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Black cloth binding with a few light marks. Bump to lower edge of rear board. Tanning to front endpaper, a few occasional spots of foxing to endpapers and page edges, very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 5.75 x 8 inches (14 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 284

$112.40

Paolo & Francesca: A Tragedy in Four Acts
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Paolo & Francesca: A Tragedy in Four Acts

By Stephen Phillips

London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1900. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). First printing, with ads dated 1899. Green ribbed cloth binding with gilt border to front board. Spine browned with slight wear to ends, slight bumping to corners of boards. Page edges untrimmed. Foxing to endpapers, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 120, [6] (ads], 16 (ads)

$33.06

New Stories. Volume II, Number 6: (December 1935 - January 1936)
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New Stories. Volume II, Number 6: (December 1935 - January 1936)

By J.L. Mont / Olivia Manning / Arthur Calder-Marshall / Ursula Macdougall / Molly Thorp / John Partridge / Alfred Morang / Eric Walter White / Denis Webbe

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1935. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Original card wraps with vertical crease to front cover, slight loss to ends of spine. Small stain to first page of text otherwise clean throughout. Very scarce. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 80

$25.13

The House of the Seven Gables
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The House of the Seven Gables

By Nathaniel Hawthorne

London: Walter Scott Limited, 1893. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good. 4,75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18.5 cm). Green cloth binding, attractively decorated in silver and brown to front board and spine. Light rubbing and bumping to corners. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Foxing to endpapers and a few spots to page edges, clean text throughout. Previous owner's name and address stamp to front pastedown endpaper (Sir Thomas Bazley, Bart.). Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4,75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 332, [4] (ads)

$33.06

Snowflake
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Snowflake

By Paul Gallico

London: Michael Joseph, 1952. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to head of spine, slight browning, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Quarter black cloth with illustrated paper covered boards, very slight foxing to front board, light foxing to top page edge, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 64

$25.13

New Stories. Volume II, Number 4: (August-September 1935)
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New Stories. Volume II, Number 4: (August-September 1935)

By Morna Mactaggart / Sidney Vogler / Elizaveta Fen / Eric Walter White / Francis Breen / Joan Warburg / Leslie Halward / Edita Morris / Richard Parker / John Davenport

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1935. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Original card wraps with light marking to covers, slight loss to ends of spine. Clean text throughout. Very scarce. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 80

$25.13

New Stories. Volume II, Number 3: (June-July 1935)
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New Stories. Volume II, Number 3: (June-July 1935)

By L.A. Pavey / Glyn Jones / G.F. Green / Noll Edwards / Evelyn Hardy / August W.Derleth / Mollie Clarke / Arista Fisher / Edith Hankin

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1935. 1st Edition . Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Original card wraps with heavy creasing to rear cover, slight loss to ends of spine. Lower corners creased to last three pages. Clean text throughout. Very scarce. Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 82

$21.16

The Surgeon's Mate
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The Surgeon's Mate

By Patrick O'Brian

London: The Folio Society, 2010. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Slipcase: Light shelf wear, no splits or tears. Overall case condition is Very Good. Book: First Folio Society edition. Blue buckram binding illustrated to front board and spine. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 324

$105.79

Desolation Island
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Desolation Island

By Patrick O'Brian

London: The Folio Society, 2009. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Slipcase: Light shelf wear, no splits or tears. Overall case condition is Very Good Plus. Book: First Folio Society edition. Blue buckram binding illustrated to front board and spine. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 285

$33.06

The Mauritius Command
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The Mauritius Command

By Patrick O'Brian

London: The Folio Society, 2009. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Slipcase: Light scuffing to side panels, no splits or tears. Overall case condition is Very Good. Book: First Folio Society edition. Blue buckram binding illustrated to front board and spine. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16.5 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 299

$33.06

Robinson Crusoe
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Robinson Crusoe

By Daniel Defoe / John Lawrence (Illust.)

London: The Folio Society, 2006. 5th Impression . Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15 x 23.5 cm). Slipcase: Light shelf wear, no splits or tears. Overall case condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Illustrated beige cloth binding. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 284

$21.16

The Burnt Flower-Bed: L'Aiuola Bruciata (French's Acting Edition No. 236)
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The Burnt Flower-Bed: L'Aiuola Bruciata (French's Acting Edition No. 236)

By Ugo Betti / Henry Reed (Trans.)

London: Samuel French, 1957. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). First French's Acting Edition. Blue card wraps. Browning to spine, slight creasing to head of spine, a few light marks to front cover, very clean text throughout. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 57

$25.13

Flowering Cherry: A Play in Two Acts (French's Acting Edition No. 559)
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Flowering Cherry: A Play in Two Acts (French's Acting Edition No. 559)

By Robert Bolt

London: Samuel French, 1958. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). First French's Acting Edition. Blue card wraps. Light browning to spine, otherwise excellent. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 71

$25.13

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