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Autour De La Lune: Seconde Partie de: De La Terre a La Lune
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Autour De La Lune: Seconde Partie de: De La Terre a La Lune

By Jules Verne

Paris: Hachette et Cie., 1916. Reprint . Very Good. 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18 cm). Red cloth binding decorated in gilt and maroon to front board and spine and in blind to rear board. Spine faded and has rubbing to edges, corners a little bumped, a few light marks to rear board. Pages browned, one page folded to upper corner. Gift inscription to front free endpaper dated 1917. French language. An attractive vintage edition of Verne's 'Around the Moon', the sequel to 'From the Earth to the Moon'. Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 318

$32.36

The Difference Engine
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The Difference Engine

By William Gibson, Bruce Sterling

New York: Bantam Books, 1991. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.75 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Dust jacket: Light rubbing and shelf wear, slight fading to spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: First US edition. Quarter maroon cloth with paper covered boards. Slight bumping to corners. Very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 6.5 x 9.75 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 429

$18.12

The Dark Flight Down [SIGNED]
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The Dark Flight Down [SIGNED]

By Marcus Sedgwick

London: Orion Children's Books , 2004. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Some light spots of foxing to spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Signed by the author (without dedication) to the title page. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 5.5 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 234

$15.53

Gulliver's Travels
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Gulliver's Travels

By Jonathan Swift / Edward Bawden

London: The Folio Society, 2007. 7th Impression . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15 x 24 cm). Slipcase: Light shelf wear, no splits or tears. Overall case condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Quarter blue buckram with decorative paper covered boards. Light scuff to front board, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 262

$24.59

Wolf Brother: Chronicles of Ancient Darkness [SIGNED]
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Wolf Brother: Chronicles of Ancient Darkness [SIGNED]

By Michelle Paver

London: Orion Children's Books , 2004. 1st Edition . Fine/Fine. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: First impression. Signed by the author (without dedication) to the title page. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 236

$12.94

The Hobbit: or There and Back Again
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The Hobbit: or There and Back Again

By J.R.R. Tolkien / Eric Fraser (Illust.)

London: The Folio Society, 2001. 6th Impression . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Slipcase: Light rubbing and scuffing, no splits or tears. Overall case condition is Very Good. Book: Paper covered boards decorated in gilt, with gilt, black and green illustration to front board. Spine faded and has a couple of tiny marks. Internally in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 245

$32.36

Tales of the Uncanny and Supernatural
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Tales of the Uncanny and Supernatural

By Algernon Blackwood

London: Peter Nevill Limited, 1954. 5th Impression . Very Good. 5.75 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Green cloth binding with a couple of light marks to spine. Spotting to page edges and endpapers. Good solid binding. Clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5.75 x 8 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 426

$32.36

Fantasy. The Literature of Subversion
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Fantasy. The Literature of Subversion

By Rosemary Jackson / Terence Hawkes (Ed.)

London: Methuen, 1981. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). First printing. Unread copy, slight creasing to corners, otherwise excellent. 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 (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: viii, 211

$20.71

The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician
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The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician

By Edwin Lester Arnold / H.M. Paget (Illust.)

London: Chatto and Windus, 1891. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). First UK edition in book form, previously issued in 24 parts in the illustrated London News. This appears to be a second issue. Ads are dated June 1891. There was also an issue with ads dated April 1891. Blue cloth binding with bronze lettering and illustration to front board. Bronze decoration and gilt lettering to spine. Small spot to front board, light rubbing to ends of spine. Page edges untrimmed, decorative endpapers, previous owner's engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (Pegge of Stoney Stanton Leicestershire). A couple of pages have a light mark to margin, otherwise very clean throughout. Good solid binding. . Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 347, 32

$58.24

The Lion of Boaz-Jachin and Jachin-Boaz [SIGNED]
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The Lion of Boaz-Jachin and Jachin-Boaz [SIGNED]

By Russell Hoban

London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 5.25 x 8 inches (13 x 20 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Tiny nicks to lower corners, otherwise excellent. Price clipped with publisher's amended price label to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: First printing of the author's first adult novel. Grey cloth binding. Small bump to lower corner of rear board, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed and dated by the author to title page: 'Russell Hoban 18.3.82.'. Overall book condition is Near Fine. 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: 5.25 x 8 inches (13 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 192

$194.13

The Memoirs of a Survivor [SIGNED]
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The Memoirs of a Survivor [SIGNED]

By Doris Lessing

London: The Octagon Press, 1974. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: A little light marking to covers. Slight rubbing to lower corners and foot of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First printing. Green cloth binding with slight fading to edges of boards. Small spot to top page edge, slight tanning to endpapers. Residue from previous owner's address label to lower edge of front pastedown endpaper. Very clean text throughout. Signed (without dedication) by the author after the title page. Dystopian novel from Nobel Prize Winner Doris Lessing. A scarce signed copy. . Overall book 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: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 182

$323.55

Little Arthur's History of the Twentieth Century
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Little Arthur's History of the Twentieth Century

By Cicely Hamilton / John Farleigh (Illust.)

London: J.M. Dent, 1933. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (14 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Some old tape repairs to reverse, slight edge wear. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Brown cloth binding with slight fading to spine. Offsetting and slight spotting to endpapers, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. A satirical look at the (envisaged) events of the twentieth century, styled as history lesson for a child from the 21st Century, when federated Europe is a member of the World State. A fascinating and very rare work. 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: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (14 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiv, 163

$258.84

Pilgermann [SIGNED]
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Pilgermann [SIGNED]

By Russell Hoban

London: Jonathan Cape, 1983. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, very slight fading to spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: First printing. Black cloth binding. Slight bumping to corners of boards, otherwise excellent. Signed (without dedication) by the author to title page. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 240

$84.12

The Blessing of Pan
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The Blessing of Pan

By Lord Dunsany

London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1927. 1st Edition . Very Good/Fine. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Facsimile jacket in first class condition. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: First printing. Blue buckram binding. Light foxing to page edges, occasional spotting to text. Tanning to free endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (John Embleton Black). Very scarce. Overall book 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: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 287

$258.84

Gargantua and Pantagruel: (Everyman's Library Nos. 826 & 827)
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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 removable jacket protectors. 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. Size: 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11 x 17.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxiv, 360

$32.36

Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat
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Kai Lung Unrolls His Mat

By Ernest Bramah

London: The Richards Press Ltd, 1928. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13.5 x 19 cm). Lacking jacket. Green buckram binding. Slight flecking and marking to boards. Light creasing to spine, slight wear to foot of spine. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, very clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good. Size: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13.5 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 344

$24.59

Kai Lung's Golden Hours
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Kai Lung's Golden Hours

By Ernest Bramah

London: Grant Richards, 1922. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Green buckram binding with illustration in black to front board. Spine slightly faded, has a light vertical crease and is slight creasing to ends. A few light spots to page edges. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Slight damage to front pastedown endpaper where a bookseller's label has been removed. A few occasional spots to text, but otherwise clean 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: vii, 312

$45.30

Lady into Fox and A Man in the Zoo: (Phoenix Library No. 7)
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Lady into Fox and A Man in the Zoo: (Phoenix Library No. 7)

By David Garnett / R.A. Garnett (Illust.)

London: Chatto and Windus, 1932. Reprint . Very Good Plus/Good. 4.5 x 7 inches (11.5 x 18 cm). Dust jacket: Heavy soiling to rear cover. Slight loss to head of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Red buckram binding. Light foxing to page edges, otherwise excellent. 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: 4.5 x 7 inches (11.5 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 16

$24.59

The Wallet of Kai Lung [SIGNED]
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The Wallet of Kai Lung [SIGNED]

By Ernest Bramah

London: Grant Richards, 1923. Limited Edition . Good Plus. 7 x 8.75 inches (17 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Limited edition, No 147 of 200 copies, signed by the author to limitation page. Quarter beige cloth with plain paper covered boards. Leather title label to spine. Foxing to spine and page edges. Patches of foxing throughout text. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Tanning to free endpapers. . Overall condition is Good Plus. Size: 7 x 8.75 inches (17 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 299

$64.71

Shivers for Christmas : (Author's Own Copy)
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Shivers for Christmas : (Author's Own Copy)

By Richard Dalby (Ed.) / Richard Adams, Amelia Edwards, George Manville Fenn, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Saki, E. Temple Thurston, Hugh Walpole, Jessica Amanda Salmonson, Terry Lamsley, Jill Drower, Roger Johnson, Stephen Gallager, Terry Pratchett, Joan Aiken, Jan

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: First US edition. Red paper covered boards. Slight bumping to ends of spine. Light spotting to page edges and endpapers. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Sixteen spine tingling short stories. Includes the first printing of the Richard Adams story 'The Brommie and the Drop-off'. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 250

$122.95

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