• New listing WODEHOUSE P. G. SOMETHING FRESH. 1915 METHUEN. RARE FIRST EDITION.

    First edition with 32 page ads insert dated 25/11/14. Boards clean and bright with spine a bit sunned and rubbed at the edges. One of the rarest PGW first editions.
    £1,350.00
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    Ending Sunday at 10:49AM GMT6dAuthor: P. G. WodehouseLanguage: EnglishBinding: Hardback
  • New listing WODEHOUSE P. G. THE PRINCE AND BETTY. 1912 RARE FIRST EDITION.

    First edition with 32 page ads insert dated 12/8624. These faults have been caused by damp but the contents are not affected. One of the rarest PGW first editions.
    £900.00
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    Ending Sunday at 10:49AM GMT6dAuthor: P. G. WodehouseLanguage: EnglishBinding: Hardback
  • 1904 History of HENRY ESMOND William M. THACKERAY

    The History of Henry Esmond, Esq. Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne Written by Himself. A bright, clean copy of The History of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray. William Makepeace Thackeray, 1811 – 1863, was an English novelist of the 19th century.
    £150.00
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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    Binding: Leather
  • 1918 H M S Klaxon First Edition Signed

    A first edition of Klaxon's collection of naval yarns. First Edition,Signed. Signed by the author on the title page. In a blue cloth binding with illustration to front board and gilt title detailing to spine.
    £110.00
    Signed: Yes
    £15.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Cloth
  • 1945, 'BRIDESHEAD REVISITED', 1st/1st, EVELYN WAUGH, facs. d/j. PRICE CUT!

    PUBLISHING DETAILS: This is the true Chapman and Hall first edition ( not Book Society), published in London in 1945. 304 pages. Size: 19 x 13 cms (7.5" x 5"). Weight: 290g (0.64 pounds). CONDITION: I would rate the book as very good for its age and the dustjacket is a nw facsimile.
    £199.00
    Region: Europe
    £11.45 postage
    Language: EnglishBinding: Hardback
  • 1920 PETER & WENDY BY J M BARRIE FIRST COL EDITION NEVERLAND PETER PAN HOOK *

    I have here for sale aFIRST EDITION copy ofPETER AND WENDY by J M Barrie. It was published around 1920 by Hodder & Stoughton. It contains a full colour tissue-guarded frontispiece entitled A Lovely Spring Cleaning and 12 half-tone plates by F D Bedford.B/w illustrated title page.
    £149.99
    Region: Europe
    £17.00 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Hardback
  • 1923 Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte With Lithographs by Ethel Gabain Currer Bell

    A scarce limited edition copy of Jane Eyre from Charlotte Bronte. Charlotte Bronte. The focus of the novel is on the gradual unfolding of Jane's moral and spiritual sensibility. Primarily of the bildungsroman genre, Jane Eyre follows the emotions and experiences of its title character, including her growth to adulthood, and her love for Mr. Rochester, the Byronic master of fictitious Thornfield Hall.
    £1,400.00
    Author: Charlotte Brontë
    £36.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Paperback
  • 'MOBY DICK', ROCKWELL KENT, 1930 1st UK ed.

    PUBLISHING DETAILS: This is the first UK edition, published in the same year, 1930, by Cassell of London but printed in the US. 822 pages. Size: 18 x 14 cms (7.5" x 5.5"). Weight: 915g (2 pounds). CONDITION: I would rate this as very good for its age.
    £136.00
    Author: Herman Melville
    £12.50 postage
    Region: EuropeLanguage: English
  • 1940 The Black Baroness Dennis Wheatley First Edition SIGNED by the Author

    No dust jacket. Dennis Wheatley. The Black Baroness. London: Hutchinson, London, 1940, dated on Hutchinson catalogue at rear and on 'Author's Note' following title page, 1940. First Edition, Signed to the title page by the Author.
    £300.00
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    £18.00 postage
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    Language: EnglishBinding: Hardback
  • Rare Book THE TRIAL by FRANZ KAFKA FIRST UK EDITION 1937

    The Trial by Franz Kafka was first published in German in 1925, this is the first English publication in 1937 translated by Willa and Edwin Muir and published by Victor Gollancz. The book is one of Kafka's best known works and a classic of modern literature.
    £375.00
    Region: Europe
    £18.00 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Hardback
  • 1929 14vols Anthony TROLLOPE Barsetshire NOVELS

    The Barsetshire Novels of Anthony Trollope. The "Chronicles of Barsetshire" is a series of six novels by the English author Anthony Trollope, set in the fictitious cathedral town of Barchester. They concern the dealings of the clergy, the gentry, and the political, amatory, and social maneuverings that go on among and between them.
    £959.99
    Author: Anthony Trollope
    £79.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Cloth
  • The Works of George Meredith Imperial edition 1911

    Beautiful collection of books are in exceptional condition for their age, published 1911.
    £225.00
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    £22.98 postage
    Ending Thursday at 11:13PM BST3d 12hLanguage: EnglishBinding: HardbackCustoms services and international tracking provided
  • New listingc1900 6vols Tales from Blackwood Third Series Short Stories Maga Magazine Cowper

    Christmas Eve on a Haunted Hulk by Frank Cowper. Blackwood's Magazine was a British magazine of miscellany printed between 1817 and 1980. Tales From Blackwood Third Series. William Blackwood and Sons : London.
    £200.00
    Language: English
    £36.99 postage
    Binding: Leather
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  • c1908 16vol Thackeray's Works With Numerous Illustrations

    The Oxford Thackeray with Illustrations. William Makepeace Thackeray, George Saintsbury. This edition of the works of William Makepeace Thackeray is illustrated throughout and arranged, as far as possible in chronological order.
    £295.00
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
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    Language: English
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    Binding: Leather
  • New listingc1913-1916 20vols The Works of Charles Dickens Illustrated Complete

    This particular set dates from the beginning of the 20th century. A complete set of Dickens' work, this charming collection is ideal for those with an interest in Dickens and literature of the 19th century.
    £380.00
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    Ending Sunday at 6:28PM GMT6d 8hAuthor: Charles DickensLanguage: EnglishBinding: Cloth
  • 1933-1936 6 Vol Selected Works of Constance Holme Oxford World Classics

    She was born in Milnthorpe, Westmorland (now in Cumbria), the youngest of fourteen children. Her novels are set in the old county of Westmorland, where she lived most of her life. Oxford University Press : Oxford.
    £80.00
    Language: English
    £23.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
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  • 1900 The Infidel a Story of the Great Revival M. E. Braddon First Edition

    Braddon also founded Belgravia magazine, which presented readers with serialised sensation novels, poems, travel narratives, and biographies, as well as essays on fashion, history and science. She also edited Temple Bar magazine.
    £140.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
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  • AFTERNOON MEN - Anthony Powell (Duckworth 1931 First Edition) Scarce 1st novel

    This is the First Impression of theFirst Edition, published by Duckworth in an edition of just 2000 copies, London, 1931. ANTHONY POWELL. Like much of Powell’s fiction, the novel portrays British society and its subtly stratified interconnections by focusing in detail on individual behaviour both in social situations–at parties, country weekends, at work–and in solitude.
    £80.00
    Language: English
    Was: Previous price��100.00
    Binding: Hardback
    £12.95 postage
  • New listing1925 The History of Tom Jones Henry Fielding Illustrated R Wheelwright Signed

    With sixteen colour plate illustrations by Rowland Wheelwright. Limited edition, number 707 of one thousand copies published for sale in England. Signed by Rowland Wheelwright, illustrator. The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling is a comic novel by the playwright and novelist Henry Fielding.
    £95.00
    Signed: Yes
    £23.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Cloth
  • 1903 Monsieur Parent Guy de Maupassant Illustrated Zaehnsdorf Signed Binding

    Nicely bound by renowned binders Zaehnsdorf. Guy De Maupassant. An uncommon copy of this beautifully illustrated work of fiction from Guy De Maupassant. Monsieur Parent. Rebound in a half crushed morocco Zaehsdorf binding.
    £89.99
    Language: French
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Fine Binding
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  • New listing1946 5Vol The Novels of Jane Austen R W Chapman Scholarly Edition Bumpus Binding

    In a full morocco binding by Bumpus Ltd. In half morocco bindings with cloth covered boards and gilt to spine by Bumpus. Externally, in lovely condition with very light shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound.
    £3,600.00
    Author: Jane Austen
    £39.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Fine Binding
  • 1930 D.H. Lawrence Lady Chatterley's Lover Privately Printed Edition

    Lady Chatterley's Lover. D.H. Lawrence. Including an introduction by the author entitled My Skirmish with Jolly Roger, which deals with his experiences of pirated copies of the novel, the work is a particularly unusual edition of this influential work.
    £38.00
    Author: D. H. Lawrence
    £15.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Paperback
  • 1946 ANIMAL FARM BY GEORGE ORWELL FIRST EDITION USA HARCOURT BRACE STALIN

    This is the First US Edition, the British edition having been published in August 1945.
    £59.99
    Region: Europe
    £17.00 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Hardback
  • 1911 New Fairy Tales from Brentano Told In English by K Kroeker F Gould

    New Fairy Tales from Brentano Told In English by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker Pictured by F Carruthers Gould. Kate Freiligrath Kroeker. A collection of fairy-tales translated into English by Kate Freiligrath Kroeker.
    £45.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
    or Best Offer
  • 1900 Penelope's Experiences in Scotland by Kate Douglas Wiggin First Edition

    Kate Douglas Wiggin. A first edition of Penelope's Experiences in Scotland by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Kate Douglas Wiggin (September 28, 1856 ?. Penelope's Experiences in Scotland Being Extracts From the Commonplace Book of Penelope Hamilton. ).
    £45.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
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  • New listingc1902 5 Vols A Century of FRENCH Romance Edmund Gosse

    Edmund Gosse. Bound in blue bindings with cloth boards and gilt design to the spines. Externally, sound with light marks to the boards, which is heavier to Romance of a Poor Young Man. Internally, all are firmly bound.
    £125.00
    Language: English
    £42.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
    or Best Offer
  • Stella Gibbons - The Bachelor - SIGNED by Author - 1st/1st 1944 Longmans Green

    Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co, London. Title: The Bachelor. Date Printed: 1944. Original blue cloth hardback with silver titles to front and spine. 394 pages. This copy has been nicely SIGNED by the author to the title page.
    £150.00
    Language: English
    £15.00 postage
    Binding: Hardback
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  • New listingBLYTON Enid. THE MOUNTAIN OF ADVENTURE. 1949 1ST EDN. W. PRES INSCR FROM AUTHOR

    First edition.
    £180.00
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    Ending Sunday at 10:49AM GMT6dAuthor: Enid BlytonLanguage: EnglishBinding: Hardback
  • ALISON UTTLEY - Little Grey Rabbit - Margaret Tempest - 1944 edition - 108 pages

    £1.99
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    £5.00 postage
    Ending Sunday at 3:20PM GMT6d 5hLanguage: EnglishBinding: Hardback
  • c1910 21vols Blackie's Library of Famous Books Uniform Binding Frontispiece

    Blackie and Son : London. In a uniform cloth binding, in a range of colours. Externally smart. Bumping to the head and tail of the spine, resulting in small splits to the cloth. The odd ink spill to the top and fore edges.
    £220.00
    Language: English
    £68.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
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  • c1908 17vols The Oxford Thackeray Illustrated George Saintsbury Complete Set

    George Saintsbury was an English writer, scholar and critic. He wrote many critical and historical works as well as editing many works of French literature. The Oxford Thackeray. William Makepeace Thackeray.
    £360.00
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
    £79.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Leather
  • 1946 The Works of Jane Austen Fine Binding Sangorski & Sutcliffe Pride Prejudice

    Half Leather Binding by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. FINELY BOUND by master bookbinders Sangorski & Sutcliffe in blue half leather with cloth boards, the bookbinders mark to the reverse of the front free end paper.
    £1,800.00
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    £35.00 postage
    Author: Jane Austen
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    Region: EuropeLanguage: English
  • 1919 Night and Day Virginia WOOLF First Edition First Impression Bayntun Riviere

    Finely bound in recent full green morocco by Bayntun Riviere. VIRGINIA WOOLF. Woolf's second novel & first printing of only 2000 copies. A Fine copy. First Impression. Publication Date: 1919. First Edition.
    £1,300.00
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    Region: Europe
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    Language: EnglishBinding: Fine Binding
  • 1911 17Vol The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray Harry Furniss D G Bridson

    With the bookplate of D G Bridson, a radio producer and author known for his work with the BBC. In the original blue cloth bindings with gilt detailing. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages bright with light scattered spotting, heavier to first and last few pages, but generally clean.
    £110.00
    Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
    £89.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Cloth
  • 1915 Voyage Out Virginia WOOLF First Edition First Impression First Novel

    VIRGINIA WOOLF. The Voyage Out. Duckworth and Co London 1915, 1915. First Edition. First Impression. Publication Date: 1915. First Edition. Binding: Hardback.
    £1,000.00
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    Region: Europe
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    Language: EnglishBinding: Fine Binding
  • 1916 Le Feu Henri Barbusse WW1 French Western Front Soldier War Biographical

    Henri Barbusse. Henri Barbusse's novel translates as Under Fire, and although fictional, is an account of his experiences as a soldier during WW1. It was one of the first novels on this conflict to be published.
    £120.00
    Language: French
    £15.99 postage
    Binding: Leather
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  • 1911 Puck of Pook's Hill Rudyard Kipling Illustrated

    Puck of Pook's Hill. Puck of Pook's Hill is a historical fantasy book by Rudyard Kipling, published in 1906, containing a series of short stories set in different periods of English history. The stories are all narrated to two children living near Burwash, in the area of Kipling's own house Bateman's, by people magically plucked out of history by the elf Puck, or told by Puck himself.
    £115.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Leather
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  • 1913 10Vol The Works of J M Barrie Kirriemuir Edition Limited Slipcase Peter Pan

    Uniformly bound in blue quarter cloth with paper covered boards and gilt Kirriemuir stamp to rear board. All in original slipcases. Spines lightly faded. Pages bright and clean aside from offsetting to endpapers which is common.
    £775.00
    Language: English
    £79.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
    or Best Offer
  • 1925-7 3Vol Jane Austen Printed From Manuscript Lady Susan Persuasion Watsons

    Uniformly bound in cloth bindings with paper covered boards. Persuasion and The Watsons more heavily rubbed. Watsons spine label detached but present and rest of backstrip lifting with cloth split at joints.
    £170.00
    Author: Jane Austen
    £22.99 postage
    Language: English
    or Best Offer
    Binding: Cloth
  • 1910-1912 3 Vol Under Drakes Flag Maori Settler Through Sikh War G A Henty

    Under Drake's Flag, Maori and Settler, Through the Sikh War. In decorative cloth bindings. Slight marking to the boards, prominent to Maori and Settler, which also has sunning to the spine. Two hinges strained.
    £99.99
    Language: English
    £29.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
    or Best Offer
  • 1946 Nightmare Alley William Lindsay Gresham First Edition Dustwrapper Carnival

    In original full cloth binding and held in original dustwrapper. Externally, smart with a small amount of rubbing to the head and tail of spine. Stamping to the spine is slightly rubbed also, particularly 'Gresham' and 'Reinhart'.
    £240.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
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  • W Bryher - Development - Scarce First Printing, 1st/1st 1920 Constable

    She lived with the poet Hilda Doolittle ("H.D."), marrying the latter's lover Kenneth Macpherson. Together these three founded The Pool Group to make modernist films, and persuaded Paul Robeson to star in their one production, the very strange "Borderline" in 1930.
    £125.00
    Language: English
    £15.00 postage
    Binding: Hardback
    or Best Offer
  • J M Scott - Snowstone - H&S Yellowjacket 1938 Scarce - Scotland to Greenland

    Title: Snowstone. Original blue hardback in the scarce original yellow jacket dustwrapper, with the 4/- price to the spine. The book itself is in nice condition, with browning to page edges. Binding sound and square.
    £22.50
    Author: J.S. Scott
    £10.35 postage
    Language: English
    or Best Offer
  • 1907 John Trevena Furze Cruel Ernest George Henham Dartmoor Devon First Edition

    John Trevena. First Edition,Very Scarce. leaving a compromised copy even after repair. Fair - As with good only above but with other faults. be described in the condition report under 'condition'. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy.
    £235.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
    or Best Offer
  • 1906 George Eliot Scenes Of Clerical Life Illustrated By Hugh Thomson

    Scenes Of Clerical Life. The first of George Eliot's published works: a collection of three short stories, with beautiful illustrations by Hugh Thomson. George Eliot. Hugh Thomson was an Irish illustrator, known for his work for classics such as the works of Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, and J. M. Barrie.
    £38.00
    Language: English
    £19.99 postage
    Binding: Cloth
    or Best Offer
  • New listing1920 Esther Waters by George Moore Limited Edition Print Run Signed By Moore

    Esther Waters. Esther Waters is one of a group of Victorian novels that depict the life of a "fallen woman". Continuously revised by Moore (1899, 1917, 1920, 1931), it is often understood to be his best novel.
    £240.00
    Signed: Yes
    £23.99 postage
    Language: English
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    Binding: Cloth
  • 1924 Charles-Louis Philippe Bubu de Montparnasse Illus Chas Laborde Limited Ed

    Bubu de Montparnasse. Illustrated with fifteen watercolours by Charles Laborde. Charles-Louis Philippe. This is his best known novel, which was inspired by his encounter with a prostitute and serves as a study on Parisian lower class society.
    £210.00
    Language: French
    £23.99 postage
    Binding: Leather
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  • Rare Signed & Annotated 'SHREWSBURY TALES' by The Very Rev Cyril Alington 1928

    The Reverend Cyril Alington was a prolific writer of more than 50 books including religion, detective novels, poetry &history. He was Head Master of Shrewsbury School and also Head Master of Eton College.
    £80.00
    Language: English
    £20.79 postage
    Binding: Hardback
    or Best Offer
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