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The Naked Ape : Signed By The Author In The Year Of Publication
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The Naked Ape : Signed By The Author In The Year Of Publication

by Morris, Desmond

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The First UK printing published by Jonathan Cape, London in 1967. The BOOK is in near Fine condition and appears unread. Grey top-stain is present and unfaded. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light edge-wear at the spine tips with a few tiny spots of rubbing in places. Fading of the pink colouring to the publisher's logo on the lower spine. A little lifting of the laminate to the upper rear spine fold. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page in the year of publication : 'Best wishes, Desmond Morris, Oct 1967'. The author's landmark title and extremely elusive with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Naked Warriors : Signed By The Author : Association Copy
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Naked Warriors : Signed By The Author : Association Copy

by Read, Herbert

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The First UK printing published by London: Arts & Letters in 1919. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Original white boards printed in red, Vorticist design to front board by Wyndham Lewis. Boards are very slightly dust-soiled. The book has been inscribed and signed by the author to the half-title : 'For Morley Kennerley, Herbert Read, 30.X.1930'. Morley Kennerley's personal bookplate is loosely inserted. Morley Kennerley was a leading figure and Director at the publishers 'Faber'. The author's second book, a collection of poetry based on his experiences during the First World War. Uncommon with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Napoleon And His Court
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Napoleon And His Court

by Forester, C.S.

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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Methuen, London in 1924. The BOOK is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light pushing at the spine ends. A little light rubbing at the corners. Gilt titling and decorations to the spine and boards remains bright. Free from inscriptions and erasures. Light offsetting to the end-papers. Some toning and spotting to the text-block. Light toning to the extreme page edges. with a little light spotting to the prelims. The WRAPPER is in Very Good- condition with mild edge wear and loss at the spine ends (see images. Large closed tears to the lower spine folds and a smaller one to the upper rear flap fold. Some toning to the spine and folds. Despite the issues, the wrapper presents well in the removable Brodart archival cover. The 16 B/W plates are present and clean. A very scarce title with such attributes and a very early historical biography from the author who went on to write the 'Hornblower's series and 'The African Queen'. Collectible. More images available on… Read more
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Nation : Special Numbered Limited Edition : Signed By The Author With Provenance
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Nation : Special Numbered Limited Edition : Signed By The Author With Provenance

by Pratchett, Terry

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First UK Edition
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The First UK printing published by Doubleday in 2008 - The Special Numbered Limited Edition. This is number 142 of a limitation of 275 copies. The BOOK is in Fine condition and retains the promotional Band ( In Fine condition) to the rear cover. The book has been Signed by Terry Pratchett to the title page and the flyer for the signing event at Waterstones bookshop in Piccadilly accompanies the book as provenance. This special edition was published on 11th sept 2008 to celebrate the publication of 'Nation' and the 25th anniversary in the UK of the 'Discworld' series. Increasingly scarce. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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A Nature Diary (Signed By Both Author And illustrator)
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A Nature Diary (Signed By Both Author And illustrator)

by Adams, Richard

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First UK Edition
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The First UK printing published by Viking / Penguin in 1985.The BOOK is in near FINE condition.A sharp copy free from inscriptions, erasures and markings.The WRAPPER is complete and is in near FINE condition. The wraparound artwork looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover.The book has been SIGNED by both Richard Adams and John Lawrence (Illustrator) to the title page. 'This', says Richard Adams of his "Nature Diary," is not a catalogue of rare and seldom seen things, but an authentic day-to-day record made during a calendar year.I simply write down what I saw or heard every day.There is always something to enjoy in nature, even in January or November.' Beautifully illustrated thoughout by John Lawrence - each planned and sketched 'on the spot' in close co-operation with Richard Adams.Wonderful B/W and colour illustrations throughout.A very attractive title and collectible with such attributes. Ashtonrarebooks welcomes direct contact.
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A Nature Diary (Signed By Both The Author And Illustrator)
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A Nature Diary (Signed By Both The Author And Illustrator)

by Adams, Richard

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First UK Edition
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The First UK printing published by Viking / Penguin in 1985. The BOOK is in near FINE condition. A sharp copy free from inscriptions, erasures and markings. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near FINE condition. The wraparound artwork looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been SIGNED by both Richard Adams and John Lawrence (Illustrator) to the title page. 'This', says Richard Adams of his "Nature Diary," is not a catalogue of rare and seldom seen things, but an authentic day-to-day record made during a calendar year. I simply write down what I saw or heard every day. There is always something to enjoy in nature, even in January or November.' Beautifully illustrated thoughout by John Lawrence - each planned and sketched 'on the spot' in close co-operation with Richard Adams. Wonderful B/W and colour illustrations throughout. A very attractive title and collectible with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Never Mind : Signed By The Author
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Never Mind : Signed By The Author: The first title in the highly acclaimed 'Patrick Melrose' series

by St.Aubyn, Edward

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Used - Near Fine
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by William Heinemann, London in 1992. The BOOK is in near Fine Condition with just a little toning and dustiness to the text-block. The pages are clean with just a little light tanning to the edges as usually encountered due to the quality of the paper stock used. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition with just the tiniest rub to the lower spine tip. The wrapper is protected in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) to the title page by the author. The first title in the highly acclaimed 'Patrick Melrose' series which was adapted for TV in 2018 and starred Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role. Scarce. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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The New Cut Gang : The Gas-Fitters’ Ball (Signed And Lined By The Author)
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The New Cut Gang : The Gas-Fitters’ Ball (Signed And Lined By The Author)

by Pullman, Philip

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Used - Very Good++
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Viking in 1995.The BOOK is in VERY GOOD++ or better condition having some light rubbing to the spine ends and corners. The page edges are very lightly toned due to the paper quality used in production.A minor crease with a little nick to the bottom of one page.Free from erasures and markings.The book has been SIGNED and LINED by the AUTHOR to the title page:'Some time ago I fell in love with a young lady.I done everything I could to please her, like crushing rocks and eating yards of anchor chain., Philip Pullman'.A very scarce New Cut Gang title with most copies ending up in libraries. Collectible with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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A New Lease Of Death : Signed By The Author
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A New Lease Of Death : Signed By The Author: The scarce second Inspector Wexford novel

by Rendell, Ruth

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Used - Very Good++
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by John Long, London in 1967. The BOOK is in Very Good++ or better condition. Very light pushing to the spine tips. Small bump to the rear cover lower edge. Light toning to the page edges with some spotting to the text block due to the cheap quality paper stock used. A few light marks to the upper front pastedown which are covered by the front wrapper flap. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ condition. Mild edgewear with a little creasing and a few nicks to the edges in places. Some rubbing to the folds and edges. The rear panel is remarkably clean for its age. The William Randall wrapper design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. The second Inspector Wexford novel. Scarce with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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New Poems 1966. Critical Quarterly Poetry Supplement Number 7 : Signed By Seamus Heaney To His...
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New Poems 1966. Critical Quarterly Poetry Supplement Number 7 : Signed By Seamus Heaney To His Contribution

by Cox, C.B. & Dyson, A.E. (Editors)

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Used - Very Good+
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First UK Edition
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The sole UK printing published by The Critical Quarterly Society in 1966. The BOOK is in stiff card wrappers and is in Very Good+ condition. Light edge wear with toning to the cover and page edges. Some rubbing to the spine. A previous owner's penned name to the upper contents page. Featuring contributions from Thom Gunn, Randall Jarrell, Louis Simpson, Seamus Heaney, Charles Tomlinson, Edward Brathwaite, R.S. Thomas, Sylvia Plath, Gary Snyder, Iain Crichton Smith, David Holbrook, Ted Hughes, Elizabeth Jennings, Donald Davie and Robert Lowell. A scarce collection from an illustrious list of contributors. Seamus Heaney contributes 'Blackberry-Picking' and 'Churning Days'. Both poems were published in Heaney's first major collection of poetry 'Death Of A Naturalist' published in the same year as this publication. The book has been signed by Seamus Heaney at his contributions. Scarce with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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The New World Order
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The New World Order: Scarce with the wrapper designed by William Kermode

by Wells, H.G.

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Used - Very Good++
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Secker and Warburg, London in 1940. The BOOK is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light pushing at the spine ends and some very light spotting to the spine. The magenta top-stain is still present. Light toning to the extreme page edges. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The scarce WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good+ condition. Some edge wear with some nicks, rubbing and creasing to the edges in places. A little loss at the spine ends. A 4 cm closed tear to the upper spine fold. Light fading to the spine. The wrapper artwork by William Kermode remains striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. A very collectible copy of a cheap wartime production with the very elusive wrapper. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Newhaven Dieppe. Recollections And Some History Of The Town of Dieppe : The Special Edition With...
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Newhaven Dieppe. Recollections And Some History Of The Town of Dieppe : The Special Edition With 4 Loose Engravings Signed And Captioned By The Illustrator : With The Publisher's Prospectus

by Martin, Frank (Author and Illustrator)

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Hardcover
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The sole UK printing published by The Previous Parrot Press in 1996. Number 'XL1X' of 86 special copies numbered in Roman numerals, signed by Frank Martin to the limitation page. Four B/W wood engravings, signed and captioned in pencil by Martin are loosely inserted into a separate folder as issued. The Book and Engravings are in Fine condition. Loosely inserted is the publisher s Prospectus which is a large folded sheet printed as 4 pages incorporating 2 specimen pages, with reproductions of three wood-engravings. All housed in the publisher s original decorated slipcase which is in Fine condition. 30 wood engravings by Frank Martin, of which 8 are initial letters and a lino cut cover. Designed by Dennis Hall and set in Ehrhardt by David Vickers, the blocks printed by David Esslemont on Zerkall mould-made paper at Gwasg Gregynog. Bound by The Fine Bindery in original Canson paper boards with a linocut by the artist on the upper cover. A very handsome production. More images available on request.… Read more
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The Night Manager : Signed By the Author With The Very Scarce Press Kit For The AMC TV...
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The Night Manager : Signed By the Author With The Very Scarce Press Kit For The AMC TV Dramatisation Of The Night Manager

by Le Carre, John

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The First UK printing published by Hodder and Stoughton in 1993. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with just a light bump to the lower spine. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near fine condition. There is No fading of colouring with just a mild crease at the upper front spine fold. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. Accompanied by the 'Press Kit For The AMC Dramatisation Of 'The Night Manager' which was issued by AMC in March 2016 , one month prior to the premiere of the TV dramatisation of this title. The BOOK is in Fine condition and is housed in the publisher's original printed SLIPCASE which is in Very Good condition with some age related markings and two small areas of rubbing on the front panel. The loosely inserted 'AMC Public Relations' letter which accompanied this publication, details information of the forthcoming TV dramatisation and states that all information is 'embargoed until March 28'. The 'Press Kit' book is profusely illustrated with… Read more
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The Night Manager : Signed And Dated By The Author In The Year Of Publication
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The Night Manager : Signed And Dated By The Author In The Year Of Publication

by Le Carre, John

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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Hodder and Stoughton, London in 1993. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with light pushing at the spine ends. A hint of toning and very light spotting to the text-block. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition with just a tiny nick at the upper rear spine fold (the white patches on the images are just glare reflected from the shiny wrapper). The wrapper is protected in a removal Brodart archival cover. The book has been signed (without dedication) in the year of publication by the author to the title page : 'John Le Carre, June '93'. The basis for the hugely successful BBC TV dramatisation starring Trevor Hiddelston, Hugh Laurie and Olivia Colman. Scarce with such attributes.Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Nights At The Circus : Inscribed And Signed By The Author Pre-publication To Fellow Author Clive...
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Nights At The Circus : Inscribed And Signed By The Author Pre-publication To Fellow Author Clive Sinclair

by Carter, Angela

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Used - Near Fine
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Chatto and Windus / The Hogarth Press in 1984. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with just a little bumping to the lower corners and some light toning to the text-block. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition with no fading of the spine colouring. The Barbara Kaiser wrapper artwork design looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. The book has been Inscribed and signed by Angela Carter to the title Page; 'For Clive, all the best!, Angela'. The recipient was fellow author Clive Sinclair who in 1983 had been chosen as one of 'Granta's Best of Young British Novelists' alongside Kazuo Ishiguro, Ian McEwan and Graham Swift. Accompanied by a loosely inserted Publisher's compliments slip announcing from Carmen Callil, the publication date of this title. She has warmly and simply signed this slip 'love'. Carmen Callil was at that time, the managing director of 'Chatto & Windus' and 'The Hogarth Press' where she remained until 1994. Prior to… Read more
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Nights At The Circus : Signed By The Author
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Nights At The Circus : Signed By The Author

by Carter, Angela

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Used - Near Fine
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Chatto and Windus, London in 1984. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. Light pushing at the spine ends. Light offsetting to the end-papers with some light spotting and toning to the text-block. Some early toning to the extreme page edges due to the quality of paper stock used. The WRAPPER is complete and is in near Fine condition with no fading of colouring to the spine. The Barbara Kaiser wrapper artwork looks very striking in the removable Brodart archival protector. The book has been signed (without dedication) by the author to the title page. Collectible. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Nine O' Clock Stories : The First Appearance In Print Of Graham Greene's Short Story 'A Day Saved'
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Nine O' Clock Stories : The First Appearance In Print Of Graham Greene's Short Story 'A Day Saved'

by Greene, Graham (Contributes)

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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by G. Bell & Sons, London in 1934. The BOOK is in near Fine condition. A slight lean with mild pushing at the spine ends. A little dustiness to the board's extreme edges with a very small mark to the upper front edge. Light toning and spotting to the text-block but internally clean with just a little offsetting to the end-papers. Free from inscriptions. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Light edge-wear-wear with toning to the spine and the folds. A slither of loss at the lower spine tip with light rubbing at the upper spine end. The striking wrapper artwork is unattributed but is reminiscent of the style of E. McKnight Kauffer. The wrapper looks very attractive in the removable Brodart archival cover. This is the first appearance in print of Greene's contribution of a short story 'A Day Saved' which was 'broadcast on BBC radio that year : the reader was Harcourt Williams who later played the lawyer Prewitt in the 1947 film 'Brighton… Read more
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No Easy Walk To Freedom
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No Easy Walk To Freedom

by Mandela, Nelson

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Used - Near Fine
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Heinemann, London in 1965. The BOOK is in near fine condition with a little toning to the page edges and some offsetting to the blank end-papers. Pink top-stain still present and bright. Free from inscriptions and erasures. The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good+ condition. Mild edge-wear with a little loss at the upper spine end involving the rear upper edge. Toning to the spine and folds. Small closed tears to the upper front edge and the front lower spine fold with a 4cm closed tear to the lower rear flap fold. Some age related markings with two small rubbed spots to the lower front cover. The wrapper presents well in the removable Brodart archival cover. An exceptionally scarce title and Nelson Mandela's first book containing his famous speech at the Rivonia Trial; now regarded as among the greatest speeches ever given. His closing statement is captured for the first time in this volume that states, 'During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this… Read more
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No Luggage
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No Luggage

by Whitaker, Malachi

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Used - Very Good++
Edition
First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The First UK printing published by Jonathan Cape in 1930. The BOOK is in Very Good++ condition with light pushing to the spine ends. The gilt titling remains bright. A light water stain to the lower front cover edge which has just slightly seeped through to the lower front pastedown. Some toning and spotting to the text-block with some offsetting to the blank end-papers. Some light spotting to the prelims. Free from inscriptions. The extremely scarce WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good+ condition. Minimal edge-wear with just very little loss at the spine ends and the corners. A light water stain to the lower front cover. The paper labels to the spine and front cover are complete. The wrapper remains very bright in the removable Brodart archival cover. Marjorie Olive Whitaker, better known under her pseudonym Malachi Whitaker, was noted for her short stories and an autobiography. She wrote nearly 100 stories published in four collections by Jonathan Cape in the 1920s and 1930s. Her talent was… Read more
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Noel - An Epic In Seven Cantos : With The Striking Wrapper Designed By E. McKnight Kauffer
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Noel - An Epic In Seven Cantos : With The Striking Wrapper Designed By E. McKnight Kauffer

by Cannan, Gilbert

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Used - Very Good++
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First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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The sole UK printing published by Martin Secker in 1922. The BOOK is in Very Good++ condition. The limited edition, being one of only 500 copies issued signed by the author to the limitation page. Light pushing at the spine tips. Original black cloth with printed label to the spine which is clean and complete. Black top-stain is present. Slightly rolled spine with light spotting to the prelims, end-papers and edges. Free from inscriptions. Blue patterned end-papers (possibly designed by E. McKnight Kauffer). The WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good+ condition.Lightly spotted in places with a short closed tear to the upper spine and a chip to the upper rear edge. The wrapper design by E. McKnight Kauffer is striking in the removable Brodart archival cover. One of McKnight Kauffer's most striking period wrapper designs and very scarce as such. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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