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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

$134.96

Behemoth; or an Epitome of the Civil Wars of England. From 1640 to 1660
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Behemoth; or an Epitome of the Civil Wars of England. From 1640 to 1660

By Thomas Hobs of Malmsbury (Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury)

London, 1679. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 3.75 x 6.25 inches (9.5 x 15.5 cm). Rare pirate edition of Hobbes follow up to Leviathan. Written in 1668 but supressed by King Charles II until Hobbes death in 1679. Several pirated editions were published in 1679 and 1680, despite the London imprint this edition was probably printed on the continent. In response to these editions the first authorised edition was published by William Crooke in 1682. An important contemporary work on the causes of the English Civil War. The early pirated editions are especially scarce. Full speckled calf binding, lacking pastedown endpapers, crease and notes (old shopping list!) in contemporary hand to front free endpaper. Final blank has some notes, names and the date 1701. Browning and foxing to pages, chipping to edges of front free endpaper. Good solid binding. ESTC: R9336. 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: 12mo [2], 214

$2699.20

The Works of That Great Monarch, and Glorious Martyr King Charles I.
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The Works of That Great Monarch, and Glorious Martyr King Charles I.

By Charles I, King of England

Leith: William Coke, 1766. 1st Edition Thus . Good Plus. 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Complete in 2 volumes. Full calf leather binding, spine worn and chipped, lacking labels. Joints cracked but all boards are securely attached. Lacking rear free endpaper of volume I. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (John R. Anderson), clean text throughout, one page torn to outside edge. Fold-out allegorical frontis to each volume, both plates in excellent condition. Includes Eikon Basillike, The King's Letters, Papers and Speeches, and an account of his trial. ESTC: T70194 . Overall condition is Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 12mo.394 + 361, [1] (ads)

$404.88

Discours De la Servitude Volontaire ou le Contre-Un [SIGNED]

By Etienne de la Boetie

Paris: Societe Litteraire de France, 1922. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good/Good. 6 x 9 inches (15 x 23 cm). Signed by Author. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Limited edition, one of 8 copies printed for members of the Societe Litteraire de France. Signed by Jean Variot. Rare. Unbound as issued. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 59

$60.73

Diana. The Last Year [SIGNED]
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Diana. The Last Year [SIGNED]

By Donald Spoto

New York: Harmony Books, 1997. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6 x 9.25 inches (15 x 23.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Very slight crease to top edge, unclipped. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Bump to head of spine, otherwise excellent. From the library of renowned theatrical agent Laurence Evans. Inscribed and signed by the author to half title page for Evans and his wife Mary. The couple are also thanked in the acknowledgments. Overall book condition is Very Good. 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: 220

$47.24

Dynasty: The Turbulent Saga of the Royal Family from Victoria to Diana [SIGNED]
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Dynasty: The Turbulent Saga of the Royal Family from Victoria to Diana [SIGNED]

By Donald Spoto

London: Simon and Schuster, 1995. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 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: A couple of spots to page edges, light crease to spine. From the library of renowned theatrical agent Laurence Evans. Warmly inscribed and signed by the author to title page for Evans and his wife Mary. This book is also dedicated to the Evans, and in the acknowledgments Spoto recounts how they assisted him when writing his 1991 biography of Laurence Olivier (we also have Evans' copy of this biography for sale.) An interesting association copy. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. Hardback. Printed pages: 474

$60.73

Discourses on the First decade of Titus Livius

By Niccolo Machiavelli / Ninian Hill Thomson (Trans.)

London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co. Ltd, 1883. 1st Edition . Very Good. 5.75 x 8 inches (14.5 x 21 cm). Green cloth binding, page edges untrimmed, foxing and tanning to endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Light foxing to page edges, half title page and title page, occasional spotting to text. Some margin markings and notes in light pencil. Scarce. Overall condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: xvi, 487

$269.92

A Sermon Preached at The Coronation of Her Most Excellent Majesty Queen Victoria: In the Abbey Church of Westminster June XXVIII MDCCCXXXVIII
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A Sermon Preached at The Coronation of Her Most Excellent Majesty Queen Victoria: In the Abbey Church of Westminster June XXVIII MDCCCXXXVIII

By Charles James, Lord Bishop of London

London: B. Fellowes, 1838. 1st Edition . Good. 8.5 x 10.5 inches (21 x 26.5 cm). Thin black card wraps, chipped and worn to edges, creased to corners, some loss to top corner of front cover, and corners and outside edge of rear cover. Creasing to top corner of all pages. Light stain to upper corner of endpapers. Pages a little creased but clean throughout. Inscribed 'From the Author' to the front free endpaper. Rare. Overall condition is 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. Paperback. Printed pages: 15

$60.73

An Honourable Deception? New Labour, Iraq, and the Misuse of Power [SIGNED]
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An Honourable Deception? New Labour, Iraq, and the Misuse of Power [SIGNED]

By Clare Short

London: Free Press, 2004. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (15.5 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: First impression. Signed by the author to title page: Best wishes to Sarah, Clare Short MP. Foxing to top page edge, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good. 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, 294

$25.64

Momentum: The Struggle for Peace, Politics and the People [SIGNED]
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Momentum: The Struggle for Peace, Politics and the People [SIGNED]

By Mo Mowlam

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 2002. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, price clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First impression. Signed by the author (with dedication) to title page: To John and Annie. 'All the best, love Mo'. Browning and light foxing to page edges, slight bumping to lower corners of boards. Slight damage to a few of the plates where the facing pages were partially stuck together. . Overall book condition is Very Good. Hardback. Printed pages: xviii, 398

$21.59

Queen Elizabeth - To Her People: Broadsheet No. 1
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Queen Elizabeth - To Her People: Broadsheet No. 1

By Queen Elizabeth I

London: Chatto and Windus, 1942. 1st Edition . Good Plus. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Limited edition of 3000 copies. Fading to edges of front cover, foxing to all pages. Rare. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 3

$26.99

Memories of a Marriage [SIGNED]

By Lady Morrison of Lambeth

London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1977. 1st Edition . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.25 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear, unclipped. Preserved in removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Inscribed and signed (without dedication) by the author to front free endpaper. A couple of small marks to text, otherwise very clean condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.35; Oceania £15.55; Rest of World £14.90. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Hardback. Printed pages: 142

$25.64

British Foreign Policy Since 1898

By M.R.D. Foot

London: Hutchinson's University Library, 1956. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Good. 5 x 7.5 inches (13 x 19 cm). Dust jacket: Spine faded, browning to rear cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Heavy foxing to page edges and text, otherwise clean throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. 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: 190

$21.59

Democratic Ideals and Reality: Pelican Book No. A129
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Democratic Ideals and Reality: Pelican Book No. A129

By H.J. Mackinder

London: Pelican Books / Penguin Books, 1944. First Penguin Edition . Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Tear to spine, chipping to edges of front cover. Browning to covers and page. Scarce first Penguin edition. Overall condition is Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £8.70; Oceania £10.05; Rest of World £9.75. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Paperback. Printed pages: 155

$21.59

Principles of Political Economy with Some of Their Applications to Social Philosophy: Volume II of two volume set.

By John Stuart Mill

Toronto, Canada: University of Toronoty Press, Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1965. 1st Edition Thus . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Volume II of two volume set. Contains book III, IV and IV. 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

$47.24

The New Leader Incorporating 'The Labour Leader': March 20 1925

By H.N. Brailsford (Ed.)

London: The New Leader, 1925. 1st Edition . Very Good. 10.25 x 15 inches (26 x 38 cm). Browning to margins, light chipping to edges. Overall 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. Paperback. Printed pages: 20

$18.89

The New Leader Incorporating 'The Labour Leader': May 18th 1923

By H.J. Laski, Leonard Woolf / H.N. Brailsford (Ed.)

London: The New Leader, 1923. 1st Edition . Very Good. 10.25 x 15 inches (26 x 38 cm). Includes articles: The Russian Quarrel; Habeas Corpus; Co-operation and Progress. Light chipping and browning to edges, some spots of foxing. Overall 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. Paperback. Printed pages: 12

$18.89

The New Leader Incorporating 'The Labour Leader': February 1st 1924

By H.N. Brailsford (Ed.)

London: The New Leader, 1924. 1st Edition . Very Good. 10.25 x 15 inches (26 x 38 cm). Some light foxing, light chipping to a couple of page edges. Overall 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. Paperback. Printed pages: 20

$18.89

The New Leader Incorporating 'The Labour Leader': December 28th 1923

By G.D.G.H. Cole, Margaret McMillan / H.N. Brailsford (Ed.)

London: The New Leader, 1923. 1st Edition . Very Good. 10.25 x 15 inches (26 x 38 cm). Includes articles: Labour and Europe's Problem; For the Unemployed; The Pionee. Some light browning to edges. . Overall 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. Paperback. Printed pages: 12

$18.89

The New Leader Incorporating 'The Labour Leader': November 16th 1923

By H.N. Brailsford (Ed.)

London: The New Leader, 1923. 1st Edition . Very Good. 10.25 x 15 inches (26 x 38 cm). Some browning and light foxing to covers, edges a little chipped. Overall 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. Paperback. Printed pages: 16

$18.89

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