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Wood and Garden

1900, Gertrude Jekyll's gardening calendar
Gertrude Jekyll
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1900
£10.00
Gardening | Hard Cover

Grim Glory, Pictures of britain under Fire

1941, with photographs by Lee Miller
Ernestine Carter, preface by Edward R Murrow, photographs by Lee Miller and others
Lund Humphries, London, 1941
£50.00
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Though the Streets Burn

A rare account of Canterbury during the Blitz and the Second World War
Catherine E Williamson, preface by Hewlett Johnson
Headley Brothers, London, 1949
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Peeps at Politicians

1930, first edition of Ellen Wilkinson's caricatures of colleagues and opposition
Ellen Wilkinson, MP, preface by Oliver Baldwin, MP, and caricatures by Low, Matt, and Horrabin
Philip Allan, London, 1930
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Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

To-morrow for Apricots

c1930, an early Ursula Bloom title in original wrapper
Ursula Bloom
Hutchinson, London, 1930
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Passing of the Third Floor Back and other stories

1909, in a rare early dustwrapper
Jerome K Jerome
Hurst & Blackett, London, 1909
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Lessons from 100 Notes Made in Peace and War

1914, and owned by Colin Buchanan, Royal Scots Fusiliers
Lieut.-Gen. E A H Alderson
Gale & Polden, Aldershot, 1914
£25.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | Association Copy

Selected Poems

1928, first edition of this collection of Ezra Pound's poetry
Ezra Pound, edited with an introduction by T S Eliot
Faber & Gwyer, London, 1928
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Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

On Freedom

1911, politician and poet Godfrey Locker Lampson's study of freedom
Godfrey Locker Lampson
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1911
£20.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Origin of the Family, Private Property, and the State

1946 edition of Engel's 1884 classic work
Frederick Engels, in the light of researches of Lewis H Morgan
Lawrence & Wishart, London, 1946
£12.00
Social Sciences & Anthropology | Hard Cover

All Quiet on the Western Front

First American printing of 1929 in original first state unlipped dustwrapper
Erich Maria Remarque, translated by A W Wheen. Dustwrapper by Paul Wenck.
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1929
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Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The War That Will End War

September 1914, H G Wells' writing on the Great War...
H G Wells
Frank and Cecil Palmer, London, 1914
£30.00
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Cambridge History of the British Empire

Volume VIII: South Africa, Rhodesia and the Protectorates (1936)
A P Newton, and E A Benions (general editors), Eric A Walker (Advisor in South Africa)
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1936
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Cambridge History of the British Empire

Volume VII, Canada and Newfoundland (1930)
J Holland Rose, and A P Newton, and E A Benions (general editors), W P M Kennedy (advisor for the Dominion of Canada)
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1930
£25.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Cambridge History of the British Empire

Volume VII, Part I: Australia, and Part II: New Zealand (1933)
J Holland Rose, and A P Newton, and E A Benions (general editors), Ernest Scott (advisor for the Dominion of Australia), J Hight (advisor for the Dominion of New Zealand)
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1933
£30.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Companion to Beethoven's Pianoforte Sonatas

1944, this copy owned and signed by pianist Alexander Kelly
Donald Francis Tovey
The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music, London, 1944
£15.00
Music | Hard Cover | Association Copy

Touring in 1600

A Study in the Development of Travel as a Means of Education
E S Bates
Constable, London, 1911
£25.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Winnie the Pooh

1931, 11th impression, and a lovely copy
A A Milne, with decorations by E H Shepard
Methuen, London, 1931
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Childrens | Hard Cover

Film Technique

1933, an early edition of Pudovkin's classic film-making text
Vsevolod Pudovkin, translated and annotated by Ivor Montagu
George Newnes, London, 1933
£30.00
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover | First thus

No Snow in Latching

1949, one of Michael Home's Breckland novels
Michael Home, pseud. Christopher Bush
Methuen, London, 1949
£25.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Pigeon Hoo

A novel of a young couple moving to a farmhouse in Tenterden in the years after the Great War
Franklin Lushington, dustwrapper by R Hartman
Faber & Faber, London, 1935
£50.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Reminiscences of My Fifty-Five Years in Chile and Peru (Signed copy)

Signed by William Russell Young, published in 1933
William Russell Young
Sociedad Imprenta y Litografia Universo, Valparaiso, 1933
£30.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

British War Cemeteries 1914–1918, Ypres

An early collection of photographs
Not stated
Ern. Thill, Bruxelles, 1925
£15.00
Military & War | Soft Cover | First Editions

Joseph Conrad, A Personal Remembrance

1924, a first edition of Ford Madox Ford's memoir
Ford Madox Ford, also given as Ford Madox Hueffer
Duckworth & Co, London, 1924
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Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Gardening for Pleasure

A 1903 guide to gardening from American horticulturalist Peter Henderson
Peter Henderson
Orange Judd Company, New York, 1903
£20.00
Gardening | Hard Cover

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