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The Complete Concordance to Shakespeare: Being A Verbal Index to All the Passages in the Dramatic Works of the Poet

By Mrs Cowden-Clarke

London: Bickers and Son, 1894. Reprint . Very Good. 7.25 x 10 inches (18.5 x 25.5 cm). Pebbled cloth binding with bevelled board edges and gilt decorated front board. A few light marks to boards. Top page edge gilt, good solid binding. Foxing to endpaper, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (John Embleton Black). Overall condition is Very 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 £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7.25 x 10 inches (18.5 x 25.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 860, 4

$46.41

The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature
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The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

By Peter Hainsworth and David Robey

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Fading to spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Dark blue buckram binding. Slight curve to binding, otherwise in first class condition throughout. . Overall book 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 £14.45; Oceania £21.10; Rest of World £19.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xli, 644

$46.41

Oxford University Press General Catalogue November 1916

Oxford: Humphrey Milford, 1917. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Rare first edition. Quarter cream cloth with illustrated paper covered boards. A little light foxing to boards, tanning to free endpapers. Very clean text throughout. Overall 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: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxxii, viii, 566

$33.15

Alessandro Manzoni

By Bernard Wall

Cambridge: Bowes and Bowes, 1954. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Wear to top edge, slight loss to ends of spine, small marks to upper edge of front cover. Unclipped. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Green cloth binding with slight fading to edges of boards. Very clean text throughout. 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: 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 63

$25.20

Marcel Proust: An English Tribute

By Joseph Conrad / Arnold Bennett / Arthur Symons / Compton Mackenzie / Clive Bell / W.J. Turner / Catherine Carswell / E. Rickword / Violet Hunt / Ralph Wright / Alec Waugh / George Sainsbury / L. Pearsall Smith / A.B. Walkley / J. Middleton Murray / Stephe

London: Chatto and Windus, 1923. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6 x 8.75 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Scarce large paper edition. Limited edition of 150 copies of which 100 only are for sale. This is number 66. Quarter parchment with yellow paper covered boards. Small puncture mark to spine, top page edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Tanning to endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (John Embleton Black). A few light spots of foxing, otherwise a very clean 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: 6 x 8.75 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 148

$159.13

Writers and Performers in Italian Drama From the Time of Dante to Pirandello [SIGNED]

By J.R. Dashwood (Ed.) and J.E. Everson (Ed.)

Lewiston, New York: The Edwin Mellen Press, 1991. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. No jacket (as issued). Black buckram binding with a few light marks. Very clean text throughout. Dedicated and signed by co-author Julie Dashwood to front free endpaper. Scarce. Overall 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: 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 186

$59.67

A Hardy Chronology
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A Hardy Chronology

By Timothy Hands

London: Macmillan, 1992. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Fading to spine, light shelf wear. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Brown paper covered boards. 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 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 227

$72.94

A History of Greek Literature: From Home to the Hellenistic Period
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A History of Greek Literature: From Home to the Hellenistic Period

By Albrecht Dihle / Clare Krojzl

London: Routledge, 1994. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, short tear to lower ege. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black cloth binding, excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Size: 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 332

$39.78

This Craft of Verse
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This Craft of Verse

By Jorge Luis Borges / Calin-Andrei Mihailescu (Ed.)

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2000. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Quarter cloth with paper covered boards. 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: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 154

$18.57

Le Lyon Couronne (c 1467) [SIGNED]

By Kenneth Urwin

Privately Published, 1940. 1st Edition . Good. 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Signed by Author. Privately published by the editor, inscribed by him to the front cover: To L.J.D. Richardson from Kenneth Urwin,' Grey card wraps with two staples. Wear and tears to the covers. Browning and light foxing to text. Allegorical text celebrating Charles The Bold, from the manuscript held in the Bibliotheque Royale Albert 1er in Brussels (MS 21521-31). Rare. World cat lists only one copy of this 1940 first edition. Overall condition is 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: 4.75 x 7.25 inches (12.5 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 91

$46.41

Browning as a Philosophical and Religious Teacher

By Henry Jones

Glasgow: James maclehose and Sons, 1891. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.5 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Maroon cloth binding. Page edges untrimmed. Fading to spine, slight wear to ends of spine. Staining to spine and lower edges of both boards. Slight staining from cloth to lower edges of endpapers. A few occasional pencilled notes, text is otherwise very clean throughout. Inscribed to front free endpaper 'With the Publisher's compliments'. A good solid example of the rare first edition. Overall 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: 5.5 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 367

$59.67

The Philobiblon of Richard de Bury: Bishop of Durham Treasurer and Chancellor of Edward III

By Richard de Bury / Ernest C. Thomas (Ed. And Trans.)

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd, 1888. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Red buckram binding. Top page edge gilt (but dulled) other edges untrimmed. Split to head of spine with old repair. Darkening and light staining to spine. Foxing to endpapers, clean text throughout. Front free endpaper has previous owner's name in ink and a pencilled note stating that this is a scarce edition with only a small issue. A nicely produced edition. Printed at the Chiswick Press. Includes the original Latin text with English translation. 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: 5.25 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: lxxxv, 259

$53.04

Gertrude Bell. From her Personal Papers 1889-1914

By Elizabeth Burgoyne

London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1958. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). First printing. Lacking jacket. Brown buckram binding. Slight rubbing to edges of spine, light foxing to top page edge. Previous owner's inscription to front pastedown endpaper: 'Bought with first instalment of old age pension! July 7, 1958'. Very clean text throughout. Overall 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: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 320

$59.67

A Commentary on the Satires of Juvenal

By E. Courtney

London: The Athlone Press, 1980. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, slight fading to spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Maroon cloth binding, very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: x, 650

$53.04

Coleridge's Notebooks: A Selection
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Coleridge's Notebooks: A Selection

By Seamus Perry

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5,75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: A little light creasing. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding. Unread copy in first class 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: 5,75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxiii, 264

$46.41

Thamyris or is There a Future for Poetry?

By R.C. Trevelyan

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd, 1925. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 4.5 x 6.5 inches (11.5 x 16 cm). Dust jacket: Very slight soiling, a few short tears to edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Maroon paper covered boards with paper title labels to front board and spine. Slight discolouration to boards, rubbing to board edges. Foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. 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: 4.5 x 6.5 inches (11.5 x 16 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 89

$39.78

Chekhov: A Biography

By Ernest J. Simmons

London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 6 x 8.75 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Heavy wear to edges, creasing to spine and flaps, some delamination to front cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: First UK edition. Quarter black cloth with paper covered boards. Very clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6 x 8.75 inches (15.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 669

$25.20

Books and Bookmen

By Andrew Lang

1886: George J. Coombes. 1st Edition . Good. 5.25 x 8.25 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). First US edition. Blue buckram binding. Slight loss to ends of spine, marking to rear board and spine, corners bumped. Page edges untrimmed, clean text throughout. Good solid binding. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (American Author and Illustrator Marc Drogin). Overall condition is 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 8.25 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 177

$46.41

English Literature in the Sixteenth Century Excluding Drama

By C.S. Lewis

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1954. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 22 cm). First printing. Lacking jacket. Blue buckram binding with light marking, wear to head of spine. Ex-reference library book with call no. to foot of spine. Library label and barcode to front endpaper. Library stamps to title page and occasionally to margins of text. A little used copy with good solid binding and clean pages. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.45; Oceania £21.10; Rest of World £19.70. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 6 x 9 inches (15 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vi, 696

$39.78

A Reassessment

By A.E. Housman / Aland W. Holden and J. Roy Birch (Ed.)

Basingstoke: Macmillan Press, 2000. 1st Edition . Fine/Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Quite heavily rubbed and with scratches to rear cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Black cloth binding. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is 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: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xix, 225

$46.41

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