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The Bone Collector
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The Bone Collector

By Jeffery Deaver

London: BCA, by Arrangement with Hodder and Stoughton, 1997. Reprint . Near Fine/Very Good. 5.25 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: 1997 Book Club Edition, issued same year as UK first Edition. Inscribed (with dedication) and signed by the author to his skeleton bookplate on title page. Black cloth binding, light mark to outside page edge, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. The first Lincoln Rhyme mystery, famously filmed in 1999 with Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. A scarce signed copy. Overall book condition is Near Fine. 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: 404

$47.37

Terra Damnata [SIGNED]
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Terra Damnata [SIGNED]

By James Cooper

Hornsea: PS Publishing, 2011. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6 x 8.5 inches (15.5 x 21.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Very slight crease to lower edge of rear panel. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Limited edition. No 63 of 100 copies, signed by the author to additional page bound in before the half title. Unread copy, small bump to head of spine, 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 £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 74

$47.37

Dixon of Dock Green: My Life [SIGNED]
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Dixon of Dock Green: My Life [SIGNED]

By George Dixon (Ted Willis) / [Jack Warner]

London: William Kimber, 1960. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8 inches (14.5 x 20.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight wear and chipping to head to spine, slight wear to corners of front panel, a few spots of foxing to rear panel. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Light tanning to endpapers, a few small spots of foxing to page edges, one page has been folded to the corner. Inscribed by the author to front free endpaper: 'To Sue and Charles from their friends at Dock Green, Ted Willis.' Willis wrote the script for Dixon of Dock Green for its entire 21 year run from 1955 to 1976. A rare signed copy, also includes an original signed publicity photo of Jack Warner. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 192

$203.01

Funny Peculiar: The True Story of Benny Hill [SIGNED]
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Funny Peculiar: The True Story of Benny Hill [SIGNED]

By Mark Lewisohn / [Benny Hill]

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 2002. 3rd Impression . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Some light creasing, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black cloth binding, a couple of very light marks and small bump to front board, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Comes with an early original publicity photo, hand signed by Benny Hill. Slight creasing to lower corner of photo. The same publicity photo is in one of the book illustrations with the caption: 'Early 1950's, nearly a star.' . Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: xi, 515

$135.34

Some Sunny Day: My Autobiography [SIGNED]
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Some Sunny Day: My Autobiography [SIGNED]

By Dame Vera Lynn

London: HarperCollins, 2009. 3nd Impression . Fine/Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: First class condition throughout. Label to title page signed by Dame Vera Lynn. Overall book condition is Fine. 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: 311

$74.44

Past Forgetting: Memoirs of the Hammer Years [SIGNED]
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Past Forgetting: Memoirs of the Hammer Years [SIGNED]

By Peter Cushing

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1988. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16.5 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Red cloth binding, small spot to front free endpaper, light browning to pages, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Comes with an original hand-signed publicitiy photograph of Peter Cushing. 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: 112 + 32 pages of plates

$203.01

Hothouse [SIGNED]
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Hothouse [SIGNED]

By Brian Aldiss

London: Faber and Faber, 1962. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Very slight rubbing to ends of spine and corners, light mark and crease to lower edge of rear panel. Reverse of jacket has a light stain to the lower edge which is not visible on the displayed side of the jacket. Unclipped. An excellent example. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Brown cloth binding, a couple of very light marks to page edges, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed by the author to label on half title page. A SciFi classic, originally issued as five short stories in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction in 1961 and winner of the 1962 Hugo Award for Best Short Fiction. An abridged US edition was issued in paperback in 1961 as 'The Long Afternoon of Earth'. This is the first printing of the British full length novelization, and the first hardback edition. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 253

$676.70

Masquerade [SIGNED]
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Masquerade [SIGNED]

By Kit Williams

London: Jonathan Cape, 1979. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus. 8.75 x 11.25 inches (22 x 28.5 cm). Signed by Author. Excellent condition throughout. Signed by Kit Williams to his bookplate on front free endpaper. A highly collectable signed first printing. Also included is a copy of Kit Williams' Answer to the Riddle of Masquerade (with foxing to pages). 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: 32

$162.41

Every Night at the London Palladium [SIGNED]
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Every Night at the London Palladium [SIGNED]

By Patrick Pilton

London: Robson Books, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Excellent condition throughout. Previous owner's signature to top corner of front free endpaper and title page. Includes pasted in autographs of Tommy Trinder, Ronnie Carroll, Dickie Valentine, Alberto Semprini and Ronnie Ronalde. Plus a signed photograph of David Whitfield. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 175

$47.37

Fortescue de Laudibus Legum Angliae: The translation into English published A.D. MDCCLXXV; and the original Latin text; with notes (Commendation of the Laws of England)
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Fortescue de Laudibus Legum Angliae: The translation into English published A.D. MDCCLXXV; and the original Latin text; with notes (Commendation of the Laws of England)

By John Fortescue / Andrew Amos (Ed.)

London: Joseph Butterworth and Son, 1825. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 22 cm). Later binding of green cloth. Rather crudely done with page block slightly protruding from boards on outside edge. Some light foxing, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Scarce. Overall condition is 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: xvi, 280

$74.44

The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser: The Aldine Edition of the British Poets
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The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser: The Aldine Edition of the British Poets

By J. Payne Collier (Ed.) / Edmund Spenser

London: George Bell and Sons, 1891. New Edition . Very Good. 4.5 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Complete five volume set. Quarter purple buckram with red buckram boards. Slight fading to spines, light marking to boards. Some spotting to page edges, foxng to endpapers, very clean text throughout. A nice solid set. From the private library of William Jacks - Liberal MP, author and iron merchant. Gift inscription to Jacks to front free endpaper in volume I. All volumes contain his bookplates to front pastedown endpaper and name to front free endpaper. 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 £17.80; Oceania £26.15; Rest of World £24.05. A postage supplement will be requested after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: xc, 217 + vi, 316 + vi, 311 + vi, 354 +vi, 325

$81.20

Demonstrations in Greek Iambic Verse [SIGNED]
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Demonstrations in Greek Iambic Verse [SIGNED]

By W.H.D. Rouse

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1899. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.25 x 7.75 inches (14 x 20 cm). Signed by Author. Purple cloth binding. Fading to spine, small stain and a couple of marks to front board. Rubbing to edges of spine. Page edges untrimmed, light foxing to endpaper. A few spots to text. Signed by the author to front free endpaper. Two pages have neat ink notes which also appear to be in the author's hand. There are also a few pencilled corrections in another hand. This author was a renowned classic teacher and headmaster of the Perse School. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. 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: viii, 251

$115.04

Seven Passports for Palestine: Sixty Years in the Levant [SIGNED]
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Seven Passports for Palestine: Sixty Years in the Levant [SIGNED]

By Theo Larsson

London: Longfield, 1995. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Small mark to top page edge, otherwise excellent. Signed (without dedication) to title page. Very scarce. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 124

$60.90

S. Aurelius Augustinus, Episcopus Hipponensis. De Catechizandis Rudibus. De Symbolo ad Catechumenos. De Fide Rerum Quae non Videntur. De Utilitate Credendi. In Usum Juniorum: (On the Catechising of the Uninstructed / On the Creed: A Sermon to Catechumens / Concerning Faith of Things not Seen / On the Profit of Believing)
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S. Aurelius Augustinus, Episcopus Hipponensis. De Catechizandis Rudibus. De Symbolo ad Catechumenos. De Fide Rerum Quae non Videntur. De Utilitate Credendi. In Usum Juniorum: (On the Catechising of the Uninstructed / On the Creed: A Sermon to Catechumens / Concerning Faith of Things not Seen / On the Profit of Believing)

By Saint Augustine of Hippo (S. Aurelius Augustinus) / Charles Marriott (Trans.)

Oxford: Alex A. Masson, 1848. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 4.25 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18 cm). Original cloth binding with fading. Wear and cracking to spine, paper title label worn. Loss to head of spine. Good solid binding, clean text throughout. Gift inscription to front free endpaper dated 1877. An uncommon work from Charles Marriott, a leading tractarian of the Oxford movement. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 168

$74.44

The Enforcement of Morals
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The Enforcement of Morals

By Patrick Devlin

London: Oxford University Press, 1965. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Dust jacket: Price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Green cloth binding. A couple of spots to outside page edges, otherwise in excellent condition. . 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: xiv, 139

$47.37

The Odessa File [SIGNED]
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The Odessa File [SIGNED]

By Frederick Forsyth

London: Hutchinson, 1972. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Fading to the areas of red ink on front cover and spine, slight edge wear, small worn area to front cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: First edition, first impression. A few light marks to boards, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Includes a hand signed photo of Frederick Forsyth, dated 2013. 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: ix, 310

$135.34

Wilt [SIGNED]
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Wilt [SIGNED]

By Tom Sharpe

London: Secker & Warburg, 1976. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 20.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight creasing to head of spine. Slight colour bleed from lettering as usual with this title. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Small bump to head of spine, light foxing to top page edge and edges of free endpapers, otherwise in first class condition throughout. Signed by Tom Sharpe to label on half title page. Filmed in 1989 with Mel Smith and Griff Rhys Jones. A rare signed first printing of Tom Sharpe's funniest novel. 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: 211

$338.35

Gielgud: A Theatrical Life, 1904-2000 [SIGNED]
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Gielgud: A Theatrical Life, 1904-2000 [SIGNED]

By Jonthan Croall / [John Gielgud]

New York: Continuum, 2001. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 23.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, slight creasing to front cover, unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: A few light marks to boards. A couple of small marks to page edges. From the library of renowned theatrical agent Laurence Evans with his bookplate to front free endpaper. Includes a hand written card from John Gielgud to Evans: 'Dear Laurie, many happy returns, as ever, John'. The card has also been signed by Gielgud's long term partner Martin Hensler, who has also added their dogs' names (Aaron, Simon & Arthur.). Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: xii,580

$40.60

Sergeant Michael Cassidy R.E.
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Sergeant Michael Cassidy R.E.

By Sapper (H.C. McNeile)

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1916. 2nd Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 4.5 x 7 inches (12 x 18 cm). Dust jacket: Tears and creasing to front cover with old archival tape repairs to reverse. Slight edge wear. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Beige cloth binding. Browning to pages, slight straining to endpaper joints, otherwise excellent. Pencilled inscription to front free endpaper (dated March 1917). The second edition of Sapper's second book, a collection of WWI short stories. Scarce in the jacket. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.15; Oceania £12.95; Rest of World £12.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: viii, 177

$115.04

Sir James Steuart. An Inquiry into the Principles of Political Oeconomy: [Economy] (Complete two volume set)
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Sir James Steuart. An Inquiry into the Principles of Political Oeconomy: [Economy] (Complete two volume set)

By Sir James Steuart / Andrew Skinner (Ed.)

Edinburgh: Scottish Economic Classics / Oliver and Boyd, 1966. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Wear to top edges with old tape repairs to reverse. Tear to lower corner of front cover of volume two. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Complete in two volumes. Blue cloth bindings. A few light marks to page edges and endpapers, otherwise excellent. Scarce. 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: lxxxiv, 338 + x, 339-755

$135.34

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