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The Flowering of the Pacific: Being an account of Joseph Banks' travels in the South Seas and the story of his Florilegium

By Brian Adams

London: Collins, 1986. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 8.25 x 11.25 inches (21 x 29 cm). Dust jacket: No wear but heavy fading to spine and edges of covers, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Beige cloth binding with heavy fading to spine and board edges. Light foxing to page edges. Internally in excellent condition. Overall book 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 £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 194

$27.18

Keats and his World

By Timothy Hilton

London: Thames and Hudson, 1971. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.5 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Slight creasing to head of spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Maroon cloth binding, tanning to endpapers, otherwise excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 144

$27.18

Painting on Folk Ceramics [SIGNED]

By Josef Vydra, Ludvik Kunz / Roberta Finlayson Samsour (Trans.) / [Reginald Haggar]

London: Spring Books, 1960 (Circa). Very Good. 9.25 x 12 inches (23 x 30 cm). Signed by Author. Lacking jacket. Beige cloth binding with a few spots of foxing. Very clean text and illustrations. Signed to front free endpaper by Reginald Haggar (slightly smudged). Haggar was an accomplished ceramics artist and was working at the Minton's Pottery in Stoke-on-Trent and lectured at Burslem School of Art and others in the potteries area in the post war period. A well illustrated work with interesting association. 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 £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 78, 156 plates, vi

$42.91

The Compleat Gentleman: Five Centuries of Aristocratic Life

By Geoffrey Beard

New York: Rizzoli, 1993. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Near Fine. 9.75 x 11.75 inches (25 x 30 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Blue cloth binding. A few light marks to outside margin of first few pages, 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 £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$22.89

Objects of Bright Pride : Northwest Coast Indian Art From the American Museum of Natural History

By Allen Wardwell

New York: The Center for Inter-American Relations and The American Federation of Arts, 1978. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 11 x 11 inches (27.5 x 27.5 cm). Card covers with slight creasing and rubbing, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Good Plus. Paperback. Printed pages: 128

$27.18

Andreas Alarieston Lapinkuvat: Pictures of Lapland

By Andreas Alariesto (Photog.)

Osakeyhtio: Werner Soderstrom, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 11.75 x 9.25 inches (30 x 23.5 cm). Dust jacket: A few marks and rubbing to covers, small tear to lower edge of rear cover, slight wear to ends of spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Black cloth binding. Light foxing to title page and final blank, otherwise very clean throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 110

$34.33

Death of a Hero [SIGNED]
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Death of a Hero [SIGNED]

By Richard Aldington

London: Chatto and Windus, 1929. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (14 x 21.5 cm). Signed by Author. Quarter calf leather binding with marbled boards. Spine has five raised bands, black morocco title label and gilt ornaments. Dyed top page edge has faded slightly, very clean text throughout. Retained in the binding is the original leading blank, singed and dated by the author: 'Charles E. Bramwell (?) from Richard Aldington, Amalfi. Dec. 1929.' A rare signed copy of Aldington's first novel, an anti-war classic, housed in an excellent fine binding. . Overall condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, [1], 440

$1001.28

Australian Birds

By Robin Hill / H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh (Foreword)

Sydney: Thomas Nelson Limited, 1976. 2nd Revised Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 9.75 x 13.25 inches (25 x 34.5 cm). Dust jacket: A little wear and creasing to head of spine, edges and corners of boards, slight fading to spine. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Beige cloth binding with fading to spine and board edges. Light foxing to page edges, clean text and illustrations. The scarce second edition - fully revised, metricated and with 30 new illustrations. Overall book 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 £20.20; Oceania £29.75; Rest of World £27.25. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xxx, 276

$57.22

The Age of Innocence
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The Age of Innocence

By Edith Wharton

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1920. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (13.5 x 19.5 cm). Half purple morocco leather binding with marbled boards and endpapers, speckled page edges. Spine has five raised bands, gilt lettering, gilt ruled compartments with central ornaments. Hand sewn headbands. True first printing, with (1) printed on p365 and 'Forasmuch as it hath please Almighty God' on p186. Old fold to tip of half title and title page. Light foxing to half title and title page, a few occasional patches of foxing within text (mostly to margins.) A very attractive first edition of Wharton's Pulitzer Prize winning classic, in a binding of the highest order. Overall condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 365

$2860.80

Mabel Lucie Attwell

By Chris Beetles

London: Pavilion Books Limited, Michael Joseph, 1988. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 8.75 x 11.75 inches (22.5 x 30 cm). Dust jacket: Slight crease to upper corners, very slight fading to spine, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Illustrated laminted boards. First class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Hardback. Printed pages: 120

$27.18

Songs of the West: Folk Songs of Devon and Cornwall. Collected from the mouths of the People

By S. Barind Gould, H. Fleetwood Sheppard, F.W. Bussell

London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1905. New and Revised Editon . Very Good Minus. 8.25 x 10.75 inches (20.5 x 27 cm). Quarter cream buckram with red paper cover boards. Wear to board corners. Foxing to page edges and endpapers, good solid binding, clean text throughout. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 33

$34.33

Native Art of Norway

By Roar Hauglid, Randi Asker, Helen Engelstad, Gunnvor Traetteberg

Oslo: Dreyers Forlag, 1977. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 8.75 x 10.75 inches (22 x 27.5 cm). Dust jacket: Light marking, very slight creasing to front cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Light stain to title page, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: 182

$20.03

Norwegian Sculpture [SIGNED]

By Oistein Parmann

Oslo: Dreyers Forlag, 1969. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 9 x 11.25 inches (23 x 29 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight rubbing to edges. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue buckram binding, very slight bow to front board, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Adams and signed by the author to half title page. Text in English and German. 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 £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 131

$64.37

Copenhagen Interiors

By Peter Olesen / Jens Frederiksen (Photog.) / Peter Shield (Trans.)

Copenhagen: Borgen, 1989. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Fine. 9.25 x 11.25 inches (23.5 x 28.5 cm). Dust jacket: Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Grey leatherette binding. Light foxing to title page, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 123

$34.33

Poetry Essentials Boxed Set: Death of a Naturalist; The War Poems; High Windows; Ariel; Tell me the Truth About Love; Crow; Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats; Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis; Kid; The Waste Land and other Poems

By Seamus Heaney, Siegfried Sassoon, Philip Larkin Sylvia Plath, W.H. Auden, Ted Hughes, T.S.Eliot, Wendy Cope, Simon Armitage

London: Faber and Faber Limited, 2006. 1st Edition Thus . Near Fine/Very Good. 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Slipcase: Light rubbing to corners. Overall case condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Very slight rubbing to ends of spines, all books are otherwise excellent. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Hardback

$20.03

The Victorian House [SIGNED]
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The Victorian House [SIGNED]

By Kit Wedd

London: Aurum Press, 2002. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 8.5 x 11.5 inches (22 x 30 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black cloth binding with a couple of small bumps. Foxing to half title page, title page has a few light spots and small marks. Clean text throughout. Signed by the author to title page. Overall book 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 £15.65; Oceania £22.85; Rest of World £21.20. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 272

$42.91

Turin Portrait of a City

By Luigi irpo

Turin: Tipografia Torinese Editrice , 1971. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Good. 9 x 12 inches (23 x 31 cm). Slipcase: Foxing and light marking. No tears or splits. Overall case condition is Good Plus. Book: First English language edition. Book in first class condition throughout. Jacket has slight fading to spine. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Please Note: This is a heavy item and international postage will be more than the standard rate. Actual Royal Mail postage costs are: Europe £14.65; Oceania £21.30; Rest of World £19.90. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 138

$27.18

Regnbueroverne

By Ul de Rico

Copenhagen: Borgen, 1977. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 16.5 x 13.25 inches (42 x 34 cm). First Danish Edition (Originally published in Germany in the same year). Limited edition of 300 copies. This example in unnumbered cloth spine with illustrated paper covered boards. Fading and slight rubbing to edges of boards. Light marking to rear board. Light foxing to pages and a faint musty smell. A large format volume with wonderful illustrations. Overall condition is 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 £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback

$78.67

Roma Amor: Essay on Erotic Elements in Etruscan and Roman Art

By Jean Marcade

Geneva: Nagel Publishers, 1961. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 10.25 x13 inches (26 x 33 cm). Lacking jacket. Oatmeal cloth binding in very clean condition. Light foxing to page edges and endpaper, internally excellent. Overall 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 £16.60; Oceania £24.35; Rest of World £22.45. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 129

$34.33

Shelley and his World

By Claire Tomalin

London: Thames and Hudson, 1980. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 7.5 x 9.5 inches (18.5 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Slight rubbing to edges, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue cloth binding. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. First printing of Tomalin's second book, surprisingly scarce. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 128

$50.06

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