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Karl Simrock on The Plots of Shakespeare; and Shakespeare's Henry IV from a Contemporary MS.
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Karl Simrock on The Plots of Shakespeare; and Shakespeare's Henry IV from a Contemporary MS.

By Karl Simrock / J.O. Halliwell (Ed.)

London: The Shakespeare Society, 1853. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Minus. 5.75 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Original cloth binding with paper title label to spine. Covers faded and have a few spots and light marks. Slight wear to ends of spine, page edges untrimmed, some pages unopened. Foxing to endpapers and first couple of pages. A few occasional spots to text. Uncommon. 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: 5.75 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 121

$46.59

Literary Taste: (Pelican Special No. S11)
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Literary Taste: (Pelican Special No. S11)

By Arnold Bennett / Frank Swinnerton (Ed.)

London: Penguin Books, 1938. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Foxing to edges, slight wear to ends of spine. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First Penguin Books edition. A few spots of foxing to covers and page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Small nicks to ends of spine. Overall book 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: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 184 + [8]

$15.97

A Shakespeare Encyclopaedia
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A Shakespeare Encyclopaedia

By Oscar James Campbell (Ed.) / Edward G. Quinn (Ed.)

London: Methuen and Co Ltd, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7 x 10 inches (18 x 25.5 cm). Dust jacket: Spine faded and has slight wear to ends. Short tear to top edge of rear cover with old tape repair to reverse, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Pink cloth binding. A couple of small marks to page edges. Previous owner's inscription and bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise in very clean 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 £15.25; Oceania £23.00; Rest of World £21.10. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Size: 7 x 10 inches (18 x 25.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xv,1014

$46.59

About English Poetry [SIGNED]
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About English Poetry [SIGNED]

By G.F. Bradby

London: Oxford University Press, 1929. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Signed by Author. Green buckram binding with light marking to boards, foxing to page edges, spotting to text. Previous owner's name and bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Stain to half title page, inscribed and signed by the author to front free endpaper: 'C.P. Evans from G.F. Bradby, Jan 1930'. 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: 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 78

$25.29

Man's Unconquerable Mind: Studies of English Writers, from Bede to A.E. Housman and W.P. Ker
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Man's Unconquerable Mind: Studies of English Writers, from Bede to A.E. Housman and W.P. Ker

By R.W. Chambers

London: Jonathan Cape, 1939. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6.25 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Lacking jacket. Brown cloth binding. Some pencilled margin notes, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.25 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 414

$25.29

The Performance of Christopher Marlowe's Dr. Faustus: Chatterton Lecture on an English Poet British Academy 1971
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The Performance of Christopher Marlowe's Dr. Faustus: Chatterton Lecture on an English Poet British Academy 1971

By Nigel Alexander

London: Oxford University Press, 1971. 1st Edition . Very Good. 6.25 x 9.75 inches (15.5 x 25 cm). Grey card wraps. Light browning and slight creasing to front cover, otherwise in very clean condition 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: 6.25 x 9.75 inches (15.5 x 25 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 19

$21.30

Tradition and Dream: The English and American Novel from the Twenties to our Time
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Tradition and Dream: The English and American Novel from the Twenties to our Time

By Walter Allen

London: Phoenix House, 1964. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight darkening to spine, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding. A few very light marks 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 £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: xxii, 346

$18.63

English Literature: British Life and Thought Series No. 15
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English Literature: British Life and Thought Series No. 15

By B. Ifor Evans

London: Longmans Green and Co , 1946. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Card wraps. No wear to spine, very clean condition throughout. 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: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 42

$25.29

By Me…' a Report upon the Apparent Discovery of Some Working Notes of William Shakespeare in a Sixteenth-Century Book
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By Me…' a Report upon the Apparent Discovery of Some Working Notes of William Shakespeare in a Sixteenth-Century Book

By Moray McLaren / Duff Cooper

London: John Redington, 1949. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Lacking jacket. Maroon buckram binding with a few light marks. Slight bumping to upper corners, light foxing to endpaper, very clean text throughout. Previous owner's bookplate to verso of front free endpaper. Bookplate of conservative politician and author Duff Cooper to front pastedown endpaper. 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: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 68

$25.29

A History of English Literature
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A History of English Literature

By John Buchanan (Ed.) / Henry Newbolt (Intro.)

London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1935. Reprint . Very Good Plus. 6.5 x 8 inches (16 x 21.5 cm). Red buckram binding with gilt illustrations, slight wear to corners, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6.5 x 8 inches (16 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xx,675

$25.29

Poems and Critics: An anthology of poetry and criticism from Shakespeare to Hardy
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Poems and Critics: An anthology of poetry and criticism from Shakespeare to Hardy

By Christopher Ricks (Ed.)

London: Collins, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight edge wear, short tear and crease to lower edge of front cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red cloth binding. Slight tanning to endpapers, a few spots to page edges, some marks to a couple of pages, otherwise very clean throughout. Uncommon early work by Ricks, who went on to become Professor of Poetry at Oxford University. Overall book 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: 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$31.94

John Donne and His World
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John Donne and His World

By Derek Parker

London: Thames and Hudson, 1975. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.25 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Blue cloth binding. A couple of light marks to rear boards, 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: 7.25 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 127

$21.30

How Milton Works
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How Milton Works

By Stanley Fish

Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2001. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: A couple of scuffs to front cover, slight creasing to edges, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Grey cloth binding. A few light marks to page edges, a few pages slightly creased to lower corner, clean text throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 616

$31.94

To Lord Byron: Feminine Profiles based upon unpublished letters 1807-1824
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To Lord Byron: Feminine Profiles based upon unpublished letters 1807-1824

By George Paston and Peter Quennell

London: John Murray, 1939. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Dust jacket: Spine darkened and marked. Wear to ends of spine, with old tape repairs, creasing to top edge, light marking to cover, unclipped. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Green cloth bindings. Slight browning and spotting to page edges, very clean text 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: 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xviii, 275

$25.29

The English Drama 1485-1585
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The English Drama 1485-1585

By F.P. Wilson / G.K. Hunter (Ed.)

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1969. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Tiny amount of wear to head of spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Blue cloth binding. 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 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 244

$18.63

Tennyson. Interviews and Recollections
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Tennyson. Interviews and Recollections

By Norman Page (Ed.)

London: Macmillan and Co, 1985. Reprint . Very Good. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Excellent condition throughout. 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: 5.5 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: xvi, 202

$18.63

The Hero: A Study in Tradition, Myth and Drama (Thinker's Library No. 133) [SIGNED]

By Lord Raglan / [Fitzroy Somerset]

London: Watts and Co, 1949. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Plus/Good. 4.25 x 6.5 inches (11 x 17 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Wear and creasing to edges, spine heavily faded, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Red cloth binding. Light foxing to page edges, otherwise excellent. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed by the author's son Fitzroy Somerset (5th Baron Raglan) to the dedication page. (The book is dedicated to Fitzroy and his sister Janetta). 'To Richard, with best wishes from [arrow points to Fitzroy on the dedication]. An interesting association copy. Overall book 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: 4.25 x 6.5 inches (11 x 17 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 310

$73.21

A Commentary on the Poems of Thomas Hardy
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A Commentary on the Poems of Thomas Hardy

By F.B. Pinion

London: Macmillan and Co, 1976. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Slight edge wear, spine slightly faded, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding. Slight fading to top page edge, otherwise in 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: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14.5 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xviii, 293

$31.94

Oxford Lectures on Poetry

By A.C. Bradley

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1909. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 6 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23 cm). Blue cloth binding. Small bump to upper corner of front board, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. A lovely example of the first edition, scarce thus. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Size: 6 x 9 inches (15.5 x 23 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: ix, 395

$46.59

Le Morte Darthur of Sir Thomas Malory: A Study of the Book and Its Sources (Le Morte d'Arthur) [SIGNED]

By Vida D. Scudder / Thomas Malory / [Richard Adams]

London: J.M. Dent, 1921. 2nd Edition . Good. 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Signed by Author. Purple buckram binding. Covers marked and faded, wear and bumping to ends of spine and corners of boards. Endpaper joints cracked but held by cords and webbing. Browning to endpapers, very light stain to upper and outer margins of numerous pages. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, signed and dated Feb 1941 by Adams to front free endpaper, he has also added a few pencilled notes to leading blank. This book accompanied Adams when he was stationed in the Middle East during WWII, which may account for the condition. 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 inches (13.5 x 20 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 430

$53.24

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