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Faithful Ruslan: The Story of a Guard Dog [SIGNED]

By Georgi Vladimov / Michael Glenny (Trans.) / [Richard Adams]

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Spine faded with slight wear to head. Light foxing to rear cover and flaps. Reverse of jacket contains copious notes by Richard Adams relating to Robert E. Lee's horse 'Traveller', Adams published the novel Traveller in 1988 and there are clear parallels between that work and Faithful Ruslan. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: First English language edition and first US edition. Originally distributed as a samizdat publication in the USSR. The first book edition was published in Russian language in West Germany in 1975. Quarter black cloth with red paper covered boards. Very slight discolouration to edges of boards. Light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed in Russian and signed by Georgi Vladimov to first page. Beneath the inscription Adams has added a note: Georgi Vladimov signed this for me personally in Highbury, London, on 1st December 1983, Richard Adams.' A very rare signed copy of Vladimov's most important work. Adams had provided the introduction for this first English language edition. A wonderful association copy. Overall book 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: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 220

$677.25

Peter Pan [SIGNED]

By J.M. Barrie / Caryl Hart / Sarah Warburton (Illust.)

London: Nosy Crow, 2018. 1st Edition . Fine/Fine. 9.75 x 10.75 inches (24 x 27 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Wrap around title slip. Excellent condition. Overall jacket condition is Fine. Book: Blue cloth binding, decorated in silver. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Unnumbered limited edition, signed by Caryl Hart and Sarah Warburton to title page. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 9.75 x 10.75 inches (24 x 27 cm). Hardback

$54.18

Inside Hitler's Bunker: The Last Days of the Third Reich [SIGNED]
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Inside Hitler's Bunker: The Last Days of the Third Reich [SIGNED]

By Joachim Fest

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 2004. 2nd Impression . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 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. Some foxing to page edges and front endpaper, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Signed by Joachim Fest to title page. A rare signed title by one of Germany's leading Historians. Overall book 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 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 190

$47.41

The River Keeper: Caring for an Angler's Trout Stream [SIGNED]

By Richard Pease / [Richard Adams]

Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1982. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Fading to spine, slight creasing to ends of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Green paper covered boards. Small bump to head of spine, light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. Signed by the author (without dedication) to title page. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his attractive engraved bookplate to front pastedown endpaper (with a little foxing to edges). A scarce signed copy with interesting association. Overall book 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: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 136

$47.41

Trout. An Illustrated History [SIGNED]
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Trout. An Illustrated History [SIGNED]

By James Prosek / [Richard Adams]

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. 2nd Impression . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 10.25 x 7.25 inches (26 x 18.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: A few marks to front cover, rubbing to corners and ends of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Beige cloth binding with a few bumps to edges of boards. Foxing to page edges and endpapers, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Adams and signed by the author to title page: 'For Richard Adams, who made me feel at home on my visit to Whitchurch. Hope to see you on the stream. - with much admiration. James Prosek, 7/22/96.'. Overall book condition is Very Good Minus. Size: 10.25 x 7.25 inches (26 x 18.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: vii, 158

$74.50

Baldness Be My Friend [SIGNED]

By Richard Boston

London: Elm Tree Books, 1977. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (13.5 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Slight creasing to corners. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Red cloth binding with some bumping to corners. Foxing and light marking to page edges, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Dedicated and signed by author to front free endpaper: 'Richard Adams with very best wishes from Richard Boston.' Uncommon. Overall book 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 (13.5 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 152

$32.51

Cast for a Revolution: Some American Friends and Enemies 1728 - 1814 [SIGNED]

By Jean Fritz

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company , 1972. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 6 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Rubbing and slight wear to edges, fading to spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Beige cloth binding. Light foxing to page edges, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed by the author to Adams and his wife, to front free endpaper. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 6 x 8.5 inches (15 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xii, 400

$32.51

A New Anthology of Modern Verse 1920-1940 [SIGNED]

By C. Day Lewis and L.A.G. Strong / [Richard Adams]

London: Methuen and Co. Ltd., 1941. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus. 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11.5 x 17 cm). Signed by Author. Lacking jacket. Red buckram binding. Fading to spine and few marks to boards. Light foxing to page edges and a few spots to text. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed and signed by Adams to front free endpaper: 'To Peggy from and of the Transient Harlequins, Richard G.A., Oct '42.'. Overall condition is Very Good Minus. 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: 4.5 x 6.75 inches (11.5 x 17 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxxiii, 221

$32.51

The Somme [SIGNED]

By Anthony (A.H.) Farrar-Hockley / [Richard Adams]

London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1964. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 6 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine. Old paper repair to reverse. Clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Blue buckram binding. Small dent to top edge of rear board. Foxing to page edges, internally very clean throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Inscribed to Adams and signed by Farrar-Hockley to title page.: 'For Richard Adams, a famous author and some time comrade-in-arms. Warm wishes, Anthony Farrar-Hockley.' An excellent association copy. Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 6 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 224

$115.13

Shots in the Sand: A Diary of the Desert War 1941 - 1942 [SIGNED]

By J.M.G. Halsted

East Wittering: Gooday Publishers, 1990. 1st Edition . Very Good Minus/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Fading to front cover, light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Black cloth binding. Foxing to endpapers, browning to page edges and margins. Signed by the author to front free endpaper. Overall book 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: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 248

$25.74

Sir Thomas Browne's Religio Medici. Letter to a Friend and Christian Morals [SIGNED]

By Thomas Browne / W.A. Greenhill(Ed.) / [Richard Adams]

London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd, 1936. Reprint . Very Good. 4.25 x 6.25 inches (10.5 x 16.5 cm). Signed by Author. Blue buckram binding with gilt vignette to front board. Slight fading to spine, light foxing to page edges and endpapers, occasional spotting to text. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Signed by a youthful Adams to front free endpaper and dated Mar 1938, at this time Adams was still studying at Bradford College. A nice association copy. 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: 4.25 x 6.25 inches (10.5 x 16.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: lv, 392

$47.41

The Forgotten Kingdom [SIGNED]

By Norman Power / Michael Jackson (Illust.)

London: Blackie and Son, 1973. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Rubbing and slight wear to edges. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Black cloth binding. Foxing to page edges and endpaper. A few spots to text. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Long inscription to Adams from the author to front endpapers. First novel in Power's Firland series, originally published as 'The Firland Saga' in 1970. An interesting association copy. Overall book 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: 5.75 x 8.75 inches (15 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 124

$47.41

The Sonnets of Michelangelo [SIGNED]

By Michelangelo / Elizabeth Jennings (Trans.) [Reginald George Haggar]

London: The Folio Society, 1962. 2nd Edition . Very Good Plus/Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Signed by Author. Slipcase: Slight wear and splits to corners. Overall case condition is Good Plus. Book: Quarter parchment with blue silk effect boards. A few small marks to spine, otherwise in very clean condition throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Elizabeth Adams (wife of Richard) from Reginald G. Haggar, British Ceramic designer and artist: 'To Elizabeth from Reginald G. Haggar, with deep gratitude for the help you have given me.' 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: 5 x 7.75 inches (13 x 19.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 116

$25.74

Unfaithful Music and Disappearing Ink [SIGNED]

By Elvis Costello

London: Viking, 2015. 1st Edition . Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Llight shelf wear only. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Black cloth binding. Unread copy in first class condition throughout. Signed by Elvis Costello to half title page. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 674

$88.04

Enigmas. Another Book of Unexplained Facts [SIGNED]

By Rupert T. Gould / [Richard Adams]

London: Geoffrey Bles, 1946. 2nd Edition . Very Good Minus. 5.75 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Signed by Author. Lacking jacket. Red cloth binding, faded to spine and board edges, bumping to lower corners. Clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Signed by Adams to front free endpaper. . 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 8.75 inches (14 x 22 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 231

$32.51

Holy the Firm [SIGNED]
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Holy the Firm [SIGNED]

By Annie Dillard / [Richard Adams]

New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1977. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Clipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Quarter brown cloth with paper covered boards. Discolouration to boards, light foxing to page edges, 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: 'For Richard and Elizabeth Adams, with very best wishes, Annie Dillard. Bellingham, Washington, Nov. 21, 1977.' An excellent association copy. Overall book 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: 5.75 x 8.25 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 76

$203.18

Arnhem [SIGNED]

By Major-General R.E. Urquhart with Wilfred Greatorex / [Richard Adams]

London: Cassell and Company Limited, 1958. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Faded to spine and edges of covers. A few marks and light foxing to covers, slight wear to ends of spine and corners. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: Maroon cloth binding. Light crease to spine, slight bumping to corners. Light foxing to page edges, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Signed and dated by Adams to front free endpaper. Richard Adams 1958, 1st Airborne Div. (250 Lt. Coy. R.A.S.C.) 1944. An excellent association copy. Overall book 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: 5.75 x 8.5 inches (14.5 x 21.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii, 239

$74.50

The Mouse and His Child [SIGNED]

By Russell Hoban / Lilian Hoban (Illust.) / [Richard Adams]

London: Faber and Faber, 1969. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.5 x 8 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Slight wear to ends of spine and corners. A little light foxing and a few small marks to covers. Two red patches to illustrated panel on front cover. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: First UK edition. Green cloth binding. Foxing to page edges, a few light spots to endpapers, clean text throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Adams and signed by the author to front free endpaper: 'To Richard Adams, good luck (and he'll need it) with the book that follows Watership Down, from Russ Hoban 17.5.73.' It appears that Hoban originally misspelt 'Down' as 'Downs' and erased the mistake. A wonderful association copy of Hoban's first full-length novel. A children's classic, and arguably his best known work. Overall book 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 inches (13.5 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 200

$677.25

In Obedience to Instructions: FANY with the SOE in the Mediterranean [SIGNED]
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In Obedience to Instructions: FANY with the SOE in the Mediterranean [SIGNED]

By Margaret Pawley

Barnsley: Leo Copper , 1999. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Near Fine. 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Tiny crease to foot of spine. Unclipped Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Near Fine. Book: Blue cloth binding. Light foxing to top page edge, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Includes a handwritten letter from FANY wireless operator Peggy Prince (who is pictured on the rear cover). 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: 6.25 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xiii,178

$25.74

The Bees [SIGNED]
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The Bees [SIGNED]

By Laline Paull

London: Fourth Estate, 2015. 4th Impression . Very Good. 5 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 20 cm). Signed by Author. Light shelf wear, slight crease to spine. A couple of small scuffs to front cover. A few small marks to page edges. Internally in excellent condition throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down. Inscribed to Adams and signed by the author to title page: 'To Richard Adams, with love and the greatest respect, Laline Paull 16.10.15.'. 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 x 7.75 inches (12.5 x 20 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 346

$47.41

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