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Jacobean and Caroline Tragedies: [Everyman's University Library No. 147]

By R.G. Lawrence

London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1975. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Dust jacket: Light marking. Short tear to lower edge of front cover, slight foxing to flaps. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red cloth binding with a few small bumps to edges of boards. Light foxing to page edges, very clean text throughout. Bookseller's stamp to front free endpaper. Scarce. 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 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 264

$25.20

Oeuvres Intimes

By Stendhal (Marie-Henri Beyle

Paris: Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 1966. Reprint . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Slipcase: Plain grey card slip case with some light creasing. Overall case condition is Very Good. Book: Green leather binding. A few light marks to page edges, otherwise excellent. Complete with dust jacket, light shelf wear, small crease to front flap. 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: 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxxv, 1742

$25.20

Therese Raquin: (The Penguin Classics No. L120)

By Emile Zola / L.W. Tancock (Trans.)

London: Penguin Books, 1962. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Light rubbing and creasing to spine. Light browning to pages, otherwise very clean throughout. 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: 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 254

$15.91

The Sin of Father Amaro

By Eca de Queiroz / Nan Flanagan (Trans.)

London: Max Reinhardt, 1962. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight creasing and rubbing to spine, a few small marks to front cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First printing of the first English language edition. Black cloth binding. Light spotting 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: 5.5 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 352

$25.20

Auto da Fe

By Elias Canetti / C.W. Wedgwood (Trans.)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. New Issue . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.25 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: Classic Gillian Lewis designed jacket with slight chipping to ends and slight wear to ends of spine. Light browning to rear cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: 1962 reissue, published to capitalise on the success of Canetti's 'Crowds and Power'. Black 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 £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 8.25 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 464

$59.67

Many Inventions [SIGNED]

By Rudyard Kipling / [Richard Adams]

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1947. Reprint . Very Good/Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Original illustrated jacket with water staining to front cover. Spine darkened and has slight wear to ends. Tear to lower corner of front cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Red buckram binding with a little light staining to front board. Slight staining to edges of front pastedown endpaper, otherwise very clean throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Inscribed by Adams to his future wife Elizabeth Acland, on the front free endpaper: 'To Lisbeth, who could not be at Oxford, Oct. 14th '48.' A nice association copy. 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: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 387

$59.67

Jet and Ivory

By Russell Thorndike

London: Rich and Cowan Ltd., 1935. 2nd Impression . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.25 inches (13 x 18.5 cm). Ex library book in library cloth binding. Labels to front free endpaper, stamps and inked numbers to verso of half title page and title page. A couple of marks to page margins, text is otherwise very clean throughout. Very scarce title from the author of the Doctor Syn adventures. Ex library but a nice solid example. 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 7.25 inches (13 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 443, 32

$53.04

Utopia [1516]

By St. Thomas More

Menston: The Scholar Press, 1971. Facsimile . Very Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Facsimile of the 1516 first edition. Brown buckram binding with a few light marks. Very slight bow to rear board, very clean text throughout. 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: 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Hardback

$33.15

The New Republic: Culture, Faith and Philosophy in an English Country House

By W.H. Mallock

London: Leicester University Press, 1975. 1st Edition Thus . Near Fine/Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: A few very short tears to lower edge. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue leatherette binding. Excellent condition throughout. 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: 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 368, 32

$25.20

Ficciones

By Jorge Luis Borges

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1962. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: Exceptionally clean original jacket, by Ralph Mabey. Tiny crease and nick to head of spine. Very light crease to top edges of rear cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: First printing of the first UK edition and first English language edition. Grey cloth binding. Light bruising to ends of spine. A few very light marks to page edges, otherwise in first class condition throughout. A lovely example. Overall book condition is Near Fine. 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 8.25 inches (14 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 174

$397.83

Belford Regis; or Sketches of a Country Town: (Complete 3 Volume Set)

By Mary Russell Mitford

London: Richard Bentley, 1835. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Complete three volume set. Half leather bindings with marbled boards. Spines decorated in blind and gilt with maroon morocco title labels. Light rubbing to spines and boards, a little bumping to corners. Marbled page edges, marbled endpapers, engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper in each volume. Good solid bindings with no cracking to joints. Some foxing to text. The first edition of Mitford's literary sketches on life and society in Reading, Berkshire, in a similar manner to her ever popular 'Our Village' series. Based upon life in Three Mile Cross, just outside Reading. An attractive set. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 318; 317; 348

$397.83

Four Frightened People

By E. Arnot Robertson

London: Jonathan Cape, 1933. 1st Edition thus . Very Good. 5 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Lacking jacket. Oatmeal cloth binding with light mark to spine. Good solid binding, clean text throughout. 'Robertson' signed to front free endpaper, although we do not think this is the signature of the author. 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 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 256

$33.15

Volume The First: (The Jane Austin Library)

By Jane Austen / R.W. Chapman (Ed.)

New York: Schocken Books, 1985. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5 x 8.25 inches (12 x 21 cm). Dust jacket: Very slight creasing to edges. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: First US edition. Maroon cloth binding. Tiny amount of rubbing to corners, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. 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 8.25 inches (12 x 21 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 138

$25.20

Romans et Contes

By Voltaire

Paris: Bibliotheque de la Pleiade, 1967. Near Fine/Very Good. 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Dust jacket: Shelf wear only. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue leather binding. Excellent condition throughout. Slight browning to edges, light shelf wear. Overall book condition is Near Fine. 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: 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 720

$25.20

The First Temptation of Saint Anthony

By Gustave Flaubert / Rene Francis (Ed.) / Katherine Low (Illust.)

London: Duckworth, 1915. Limited Edition . Very Good Minus. 6.5 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Limited edition of 625 copies. Quarter beige cloth with plain paper covered boards. A few spots of foxing to cloth, rubbing to boards. Outside and lower page edges untrimmed. Tanning to endpaper. Foxing to frontis and title page, clean text throughout. 12 erotic plates by Katherine Low. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. . Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 6.5 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 269

$53.04

Tarr: (The Phoenix Library No. 27)

By Wyndham Lewis

London: Chatto and Windus, 1928. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11.75 x 17.5 cm). First edition of the revised edition in the preface Lewis notes: 'I have throughout finished what was rough and given the narrative everywhere a greater precision. A few scenes have been expanded and some material added.' Appears to be a later issue as ads list titles for Spring 1931. Lacking jacket. Original cloth bindings with slight fading to spine. Light foxing to endpapers and half title page. A few occasional spots to text. Overall 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: 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11.75 x 17.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 326

$46.41

The Facetiae or Jocose Tales of Poggio: In two Volumes

Paris: Isidore Liseux, 1879. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 4.25 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17 cm). Complete two volume set. First English language translation of Poggio's Liber Facetiarum. Original parchment wraps printed in red and black, page edges untrimmed, browning to corners, marks to rear cover of volume II. Parchment cracked to spines but both volumes are securely bound. A few spots of foxing to text but overall in very clean competition. 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: 4.25 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: xlv, 203 + 248, 6

$265.22

The Return of Don Quixote

By G.K. Chesterton

London: Chatto and Windus, 1927. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 13.5 x 20 inches (5.25 x 7.75 cm). First printing. Lacking jacket. Blue cloth binding. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, tanning to front endpaper, scattered foxing to text, occasionally quite heavy. 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: 13.5 x 20 inches (5.25 x 7.75 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 312

$33.15

Gargantua and Pantagruel: (Everyman's Library Nos. 826 & 827)

By Francois Rabelais

London: J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1946. Reprint . Very Good/Very Good. 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear and slight loss to spine, slight wear to top edge. Light foxing to volume I, light browning to volume II. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Complete two volume set. Blue cloth bindings. Foxing to page edges, tanning to endpapers, very clean text 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. Size: 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxiv, 360

$33.15

Beauchamp's Career

By George Meredith

London: Constable and Company Limited, 1931. Reprint . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Rare. Vintage. Slight edge wear. A little loss to foot of spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red buckram binding. Light marking to page edges, 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 £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 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 631

$33.15

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