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Psychology of Sex

2nd impression but a very good copy
Havelock Ellis
William Heinemann, London, 1933
Psychology | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Book of Giants and Dwarfs

from mythology and legend: Odysseus & Cyclops, Tom Thumb, Og, Gog and Magog etc
G T Atkinson, and M E Atkinson (editors)
J M Dent, London, 1929
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

The Gift of the Spirit

A Selection from the Essays of Prentice Mulford
Prentice Mulford, with an introduction by A E Waite
Philip Wellby, London, 1903
Essays | Hard Cover

Stories from the Arabian Nights

with 20 tipped-in plates by Edmund Dulac
Laurence Housman, illustrated by Edmund Dulac
Hodder & Stoughton for Boots Pure Drug Co, London, 1930
Illustrated | Hard Cover | First thus

Brideshead Revisited

The fourth edition of 1946
Evelyn Waugh
Chapman & Hall, London, 1946
Fiction | Hard Cover

Darkness over Hycroft

The first crime thriller from Frank Chittenden, super dustwrapper!
F A Chittenden
John Gifford, London, 1947
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


Early printing of Countee Cullen's first book of verse
Countee Cullen, illustrated by Charles Cullen
Harper & Brothers, New York, 1931
Poetry | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

The Breakdown of Money

An Historical Explanation
Christopher Hollis
Sheed and Ward, London, 1937
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover

Register of Exeter College Oxford, 1891–1921

Includes an early reference to J R R Tolkien, and has a Roll of Honour
A B How
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1928
School & University Registers | Hard Cover | First Editions

Twenty-Five Years Behind the Stumps

The autobiography of England and MCC wicket keeper Herbert Strudwick
Herbert Strudwick, foreword by Charles Platt
Hutchinson, London, 1926
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

Head of a Traveler (Signed copy)

Initialled by C Day Lewis to his first wife, Mary
C Day Lewis, as Nicholas Blake
Harper & Brothers, New York, 1949
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Myths and Legends of China

with thirty-two illustrations by Chinese artists
E T Chalmers Werner
George G. Harrap, London, 1922
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Past and Passing, Tales from Remote Sussex

A rare first edition in original dustwrapper from 1932
Rhoda Leigh
Heath Cranton, London, 1932
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Siberian and Other Folk-Tales

A rare and huge collection of folk stories, legend, fairy tales and epics
Charles Fillingham Coxwell
C W Daniel Company, London, 1925
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Game of Knuckle Bones

Dated September 1901 by Edward Lovett
Edward Lovett
Printed for the Author, Croydon, 1901
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Soft Cover | First Editions

The Social Policy of Nazi Germany

Published during the Second World War
C W Guillebaud
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1942
History | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

One Hundred Home Made Wines

including cordials, beers and syrups
Florence B Jack
Country Life, London, 1933
Food & Drink | Soft Cover


with 16 full page plates by Lynd Ward
William Ellery Leonard, translator. Illustrated by Lynd Ward
The Heritage Press, New York, 1939
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

The Red and the Black

Stendhal's classic illustrated by Rafaello Busoni
Stendhal, (pseud. Marie-Henri Beyle), translated by C K Scott-Moncrieff, introduction by Hamilton Basso and illustrated by Rafaello Busoni
The Heritage Press, New York, 1947
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

Paradise Lost

with 9 full-page colour plates by William Blake
John Milton, illustrated by William Blake, prefaces by Philip Hofer and John T Winterich
The Heritage Press, New York, 1940
Heritage Press | Hard Cover | First thus

Vulgarity in Literature, Digressions from a Theme

In Edward Bawden's binding for the Dolphin Series
Aldous Huxley
Chatto & Windus, London, 1930
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

L'Italia Monumentale (4 volumes in 1)

1. I Monumenti del Lago di Como, 2. S. Maria del Fiore di Firenze, 3. Il Battistero e le Chiese Romaniche di Firenze, 4. La Basilica d'Assisi
P Bonomi, Milano, 1914
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

How Heathen is Britain?

A post-war study by an army officer at Sandhurst
B G Sandhurst, (pseud. Charles Henry Green), with a preface by C S Lewis
Collins, London, 1947
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The French Revolution

A Study in Democracy by a far-right conspiracy theorist
Nesta H Webster
Constable, London, 1919
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Making of Modern London

Twenty-one Years of the London County Council, Progressive Rule 1889–1907, Moderate Rule 1907–1910
Henry Jephson
The London Liberal Federation, London, 1910
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

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