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The Last of the Plainsmen
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The Last of the Plainsmen

By Zane Grey

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1908. 1st Edition . Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). First UK edition. Brown buckram binding with illustrated front board, rubbing to spine and front board. Front endpaper joint cracked but held by webbing and cords. A couple of light marks to text. But overall a nice clean copy of this early Zane Grey western. Overall condition is Good. Size: 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 314

$47.69

The Old Maiden's Talisman and Other Strange Tales: Volume III only
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The Old Maiden's Talisman and Other Strange Tales: Volume III only

By James Dalton

London: Bull and Churton, 1836. 1st Edition . Fair Plus. 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18.5 cm). Volume III only of the three volume set. Contains the conclusion of 'Peter Snook' and complete text of 'Follow Your Nose' and 'The Lodging House Bewitched'. Half green leather with marbled boards. Binding heavily worn and rubbed. Old library label to front board (Love Joy's Library, Reading). No labels or stamps within the book. Good solid binding, some occasional spotting and a few light marks to text. Rare. Overall condition is Fair 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: 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 324

$47.69

Eyeless in Gaza
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Eyeless in Gaza

By Adlous Huxley

London: Chatto and Windus, 1936. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Good. 6 x 8.25 inches (15 x 21.5 cm). Dust jacket: Old tape repairs to reverse. Wear to ends of spine, chipping and short tears to edges of covers. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Beige cloth binding. Foxing to page edges. Speckled staining to top page edge. Light foxing to endpapers. A few occasional spots to text. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 6 x 8.25 inches (15 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 620

$40.88

Yorick's Sentimental Journey, Continued. To Which is Prefixed some Account of the Life and Writings of Mr. Sterne
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Yorick's Sentimental Journey, Continued. To Which is Prefixed some Account of the Life and Writings of Mr. Sterne

By John Hall-Stevenson / [Laurence Sterne]

London: S. Bladon, 1769. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4 x 6.5 inches (10 x 16 cm). Hall Stevenson's continuation of Laurence Sterne's A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy. Sterne had hurriedly published the unfinished work in 1768, shortly before his death. This is the first printing of the continuation. Issued as volume III and IV of a four volume set, that also included a reprint of Sentimental Journey (Volume I and II) plus 'A Political Romance' (Volume V). This volume contains the complete Hall Stevenson work bound in a single volume. Full contemporary calf leather binding with chipped title label to spine. Lacking free endpapers, torn bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Complete with half titles. Previous owner's name to title page. Clean text throughout. ESTC: N64788. 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: 4 x 6.5 inches (10 x 16 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo. xii, 94; 112

$74.94

The Brontes of Haworth Parsonage: A Chronicle Play of a Famous Family
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The Brontes of Haworth Parsonage: A Chronicle Play of a Famous Family

By John Davison

London: Frederick Muller Ltd., 1934. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 4.75 x 7 inches (12 x 17.5 cm). Original card wraps, slight wear to foot of spine, marking to rear cover. Internally in excellent condition throughout, includes set diagrams and wardrobe direction. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. 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: 4.75 x 7 inches (12 x 17.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: viii, 134

$40.88

Quattro Novelle Narrate Da Un Maestro die Scuola
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Quattro Novelle Narrate Da Un Maestro die Scuola

By Cesare Balbo

Paris: Baudry, Libreria Europea, 1840. 3rd Edition . Very Good. 3.75 x 5.75 inches (9 x 14 cm). Half green morocco leather bindng with marbled boards. Slight fading to spine, light rubbing to board edges, spine has four raised bands, gilt decroation and title. Good solid binding with no cracking to joints. Marbled page edges. Light foxing to text. Italian language. 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: 3.75 x 5.75 inches (9 x 14 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 204

$47.69

Jennie: (aka The Abandoned)
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Jennie: (aka The Abandoned)

By Paul Gallico

London: Michael Joseph, 1950. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine and corners, otherwise in very clean condition. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First printing. Red cloth binding, leaning slightly. A few spots of foxing to page edges and endpapers, faint musty smell. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper, bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Very clean condition throughout. Light crease to upper corner of a few pages. 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. Size: 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 268

$74.94

The Magus
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The Magus

By John Fowles

London: Jonathan Cape, 1977. Revised Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: A few marks to spine and front cover. Light rubbing to edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Second printing of the revised edition. Black paper covered boards with a few light marks. Light foxing to page edges. A few small marks to top page edge. Very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 656

$40.88

Tang. A Shetland Story [SIGNED]
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Tang. A Shetland Story [SIGNED]

By J.J. Haldane Burgess

London: Johnson and Greig, 1898. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Signed by Author. Illustrated beige cloth binding with bevelled board edges. Top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. A few light marks to boards, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Newspaper clipping about the author's death (Jan 1927) pasted to front endpaper. Inscribed and signed by the author to half title page: 'To R.I. Arnott Esq. with the author's compliments, J.J. Haldane Burgess. 24/9/04.' The author was well known local figure who wrote poetry in the Shetlandic dialect and studied the Norn language. A rare signed copy. 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 (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 239

$204.39

The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare

By Thomas Campbell

London: Edward Moxon, 1848. New Edition . Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (17 x 24 cm). Full calf leather binding. Spine has five raised bands, red morocco title label, gilt decorated compartments. Boards have gilt and blind border. Marbled page edges, marbled endpapers (leather is heavily rubbed). Good solid binding with no cracking to joints. Engraved title page and frontis with light foxing. A few occasional spots to text but otherwise in very clean condition. Overall condition is Good. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £16.45; Oceania £24.80; Rest of World £22.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 6.5 x 9.5 inches (17 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: lxxx, 960

$54.50

Spring at Marino: A Comedy in Three Acts (French's Acting Edition No. 1499)
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Spring at Marino: A Comedy in Three Acts (French's Acting Edition No. 1499)

By Constance Cox

London: Samuel French Limited, 1951. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). Card wraps, illustrated to front cover. Light creasing to spine, very clean condition throughout. Agent's address has been amended in blue ink. Rare early play from Cox, best known for her adaptations of classic literary works for the stage. She also adapted the Pickwick Papers for television in 1977. 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. Size: 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 76

$32.70

The Taxidermist's Daughter [SIGNED]
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The Taxidermist's Daughter [SIGNED]

By Kate Moss

London: Orion Books, 2014. 4th Impression . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.75 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, slight creasing to head of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Fourth printing. Blue paper covered boards. A few small bumps to edges of covers, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed by Kate Moss to title page. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.25 x 9.75 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 409

$25.89

Tristram and Iseult: A Drama in Four Acts
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Tristram and Iseult: A Drama in Four Acts

By J. Comyns Carr

London: Duckworth and Co, 1906. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 22 cm). Brown cloth binding. Covers browned, slight wear to ends of spine. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Previous owner's name to half title page. Foxing to text, quite heavy to first and last few pages. Rare play by Comyns Carr. Best known as an art critic and supporter of the Pre-Raphaelite movement. Overall condition is 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 8.5 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 71

$61.32

Watership Down [SIGNED]
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Watership Down [SIGNED]

By Richard Adams

London: Macmillan Publishing Co, Inc, 1974. Proof Copy . Very Good. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Signed by Author. American Proof Copy, possibly a later reprint but contains no printing details or ISBN to copyright page. Covers are the same as the jacket of first US edition issued in 1974. Signed and dated by the author to the title page: 'Your sincerely, Richard Adams, Whitchurch, 22nd September 2005.' Light foxing to page edges, slight crease to lower corner of rear cover, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. We have several other books signed by Richard Adams. 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: 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 429

$204.39

Three Plays: Autumn Crocus; Service; Touch Wood
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Three Plays: Autumn Crocus; Service; Touch Wood

By Dodie Smith

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1939. 1st Edition . Good Plus/Fair. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13.5 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Loss to ends of spine. Heavy staining to spine and rear cover, a few tears to edges, archival tape repairs to reverse. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fair. Book: Pink cloth binding with fading to spine and light offsetting from jacket to front board. Foxing to page edges, some light patches of foxing to text. Rare omnibus edition of Dodie Smith's first three plays. Overall book 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 (13.5 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 363

$61.32

A Giant's Strength: A Drama in Three Acts
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A Giant's Strength: A Drama in Three Acts

By Upton Sinclair

London: T. Werner Laurie Ltd, 1948. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Dust jacket: Light soiling to rear cover, wear to head of spine. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Illustrated front cover, light foxing to rear cover. Slight wear to ends of spine, foxing to title page and last page of text. Overall book 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: 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 87

$19.08

Shadows of Strife: A Play in Three Acts
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Shadows of Strife: A Play in Three Acts

By John Davison

London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1930. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (12.5 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Browning and foxing to covers, wear and slight loss to ends of spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Grey buckram binding with slight darkening to spine. Light foxing to page edges and endpapers, clean text throughout. Play about the life of a Yorkshire mining family during the general strike of 1926. 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. Size: 5 x 7.5 inches (12.5 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 86

$32.70

Three Plays of A.V. Lunacharski: Faust and the City; Vasilisa the Wise; The Magi
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Three Plays of A.V. Lunacharski: Faust and the City; Vasilisa the Wise; The Magi

By A.V. Lunacharski / L.A. Magnus (Trans.) / K. Walter (Trans.)

London: George Routledge and Sons Ltd, 1923. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear to edges. Spine slight browned and spotted with slight loss to top edges. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Red buckram binding with fading and small tear to head of spine. Foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Previous owner's name and crossed out name to front free endpaper, creases to front free endpaper. 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 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 299

$25.89

Nelson of the Nile: A Play
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Nelson of the Nile: A Play

By W. Mervyn Mills

London: G.P. Putnam's and Sons, 1933. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Tear to foot of spine. Wrinkling to top edge of front cover, slight edge wear. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Blue buckram binding. Foxing to page edges, offsetting to endpapers, foxing to first and last few pages. Very scarce. 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 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 167

$21.80

Ouevres de P. Corneille
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Ouevres de P. Corneille

By Corneille / M. Ch. Marty-Laveaux

Paris: L. Hachette, 1862. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 7.5 x 11 inches (19 x 27.5 cm). Brown cloth binding with marking to boards. Spine with some wear. Original wraps bound in. A little light foxing, otherwise very clean throughout. Ex college library. With stamp to front free endpaper and to lower margin of one page of text. Overall 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: 7.5 x 11 inches (19 x 27.5 cm). Hardback

$40.88

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