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News from Havre - Le Notaire du Havre

By: Duhamel, Georges

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, J M Dent: 1934

Edition: First English language edition

Seller ID: 14246

Condition: Spine slightly faded through dustwrapper, otherwise fine copy in price clipped fine dustwrapper slightly sun darkened at spine,


Translated by Beatrice de Holthoir. View more info

H E Bates: A Bibliographical Study; 20th Century Writers No 6

By: Eads,Peter

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, St Paul's Bibliographies, Omni: 1990

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16684

ISBN: 0906795761


Mint copy in mint dustwrapper, frontis port, errata slip, 224pp octavo. View more info

LOVE MEDICINE

By: ERDRICH, Louise

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Andre Deutsch: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1020

Condition: In Dust Jacket


First English Edition. Her first novel. Near fine in cloth-backed boards and dustwrapper. View more info

THE DOUBLE DARKNESS

By: FENTON, Edward

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Cresset Press: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15306

Condition: In Dust Jacket


First Edition. Fine copy in dust wrapper with wrap round design by John O'Connor, sl browned at spine. View more info

Anyone Can Swim

By: Firrell, Martin

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, The Providence Press: 1992

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16271

ISBN: 1874390010

Condition: Fine in Fine DJ


Fine copy in fine dustwrapper. Limited edition art theory/ text art book. Explores new possibilities for creation. 80 page octavo. View more info

THE LETTERS OF J E FLECKER TO FRANK SAVERY

By: FLECKER, J E.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: THE BEAUMONT PRESS: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15308

Condition: Fine copy


First Edition. Cover design by Claudio Guercio, title page designed by Randolph Schwabe, no 339 of edition limited to 390. Decorated vellum, slightly browned otherwise fine copy. View more info

THE BRIDGE OF FIRE

By: FLECKER, James

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Elkin Mathews and Marrot: 1907

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 15307


Author's first book of poems, first issue, small red original wrappers with yap edge, from 'The Vigo Cabinet Series', slightly frayed but very nice copy indeed for such a frail item. View more info

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The Letters of J E Flecker to Frank Savory

By: FLECKER, James

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Beaumont Press: 1926

Edition: Limited ed

Seller ID: 16384


decorated vellum, very slightly browned otherwise fine copy, Cover design by Claudio Guercio, title page designed by Randolph Schwabe,No 339 of editionlimited to 390. View more info

Showing The Flag

By: GARDAM, Jane

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1989

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 1756

ISBN: 0241127270

Condition: In Dust Jacket


Fine copy in fine dust wrapper. View more info

THE QUEEN OF THE TAMBOURINE

By: GARDAM, Jane

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Sinclair-Stevenson:

Seller ID: 2087

Condition: In Dust Jacket


Hard Cover. 1991 Sinclair-Stevenson Fine copy in dj. View more info

Willie Masters' Lonesome Wife

By: Gass, William H Gass

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Knopf: 1971

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16371

ISBN: 0394472454


Fine in near fine dustwrapper, first published as a supplement in Tri-Quarterly Supplement Number Two in 1968, small quarto. View more info

Outrage in Manchukuo

By: Geilgud, Val

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Rich and Cowan:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16423


Fine copy in sl torn and frayed dustwrapper, probably a second impression, very scarce. View more info

THE SANDMAN

By: GIBSON, Miles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1984

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 15312

ISBN: 0434291307

Condition: In Dust Jacket


Author's first book, fine copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Conduct of a Member

By: Gielgud, Val

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Collins Crime Club: 1967

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16425


Fine copy, fore-edge foxed, in frayed a very sl torn dustwrapper. View more info

Special Delivery

By: Gielgud, Val

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1950

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16426


Fine copy with sl foxing to fore-edge, in very slightly frayed scarce dustwrapper. View more info

Bkack Gallantry

By: Gielgud, Val

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1928

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16454


Fine copy, sl torn and very sl grubby dustwrapper designed by Clive Gardiner, ( very striking), Author's first novel - very scarce,340pp, octvo. View more info

A MOVING TARGET

By: GOLDING, William

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Faber: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 272

Condition: In Dust Jacket


First Edition. Fine copy in dw. View more info

The Merchant Of Souls

By: GOLDRING, Douglas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Jarrolds:

Seller ID: 12961

Condition: Fine copy


Novel of domination, slight spotting to fore edge otherwise fine copy bound in black cloth with vertical to upper board. View more info

Gray's Poems: The Poetical Works

By: Gray, Thomas

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Charles Tilt (Tilt's Miniature Classical Library): 1837

Edition: First edition thus

Seller ID: 16875


With engraved frontis, 133pp + 8pp adverts, bound in original emossed blak cloth with gilt decorations to spine, spine faded, gilt edges, fine copy. View more info

In Search of a Character; Two African Journals

By: Greene, Graham

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1961

Edition: Advance unbound copy

Seller ID: 13153

Condition: Spine is a little sunned and short closed tear at base of spine, otherwise near fine copy


Advance proof copy in pale yellow wrappers, author's name written in ink on upper wrapper - which does not have author's name on spine or wrapper, 123pp, octavo. View more info