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The Violent Effigy

A study in Charles Dickens' imagination
John Carey
Faber & Faber, London, 1973
£15.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Maze

Philip Macdonald's exercise in detection
Philip Macdonald
Collins Crime Club, London, 1938
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Scottish Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Jane Susa Evans
Margaret Lyford-Pike
J M Dent, London, 1974
£12.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Royal Play of Macbeth (Signed copy)

When, Why, and How it was Written by Shakespeare
Henry N Paul
Macmillan, New York, 1950
Sold
William Shakespeare | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Crusader Castles

Illustrated with photographs
Robin Fedden, and John Thomson
John Murray, London, 1957
£10.00
History | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

Mary Queen of Scots

Her Environment and Tragedy. A Biography in two volumes
T F Henderson
Hutchinson, London, 1905
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Schir William Wallace, Knicht of Ellerslie

Blind Harry's lengthy poem on William Wallace, 1889 in quarter leather
Henry the Minstrel, commonly known as Blind Harry. Edited by James Moir
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh, 1889
£80.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound | First thus

The Casket Letters and Mary Queen of Scots

1889, a good reading copy of the first edition
T F Henderson
A & C Black, Edinburgh, 1889
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

The New Testament in Greek

A good, solid copy from 1908
F H A Scrivener
University Press, Cambridge, 1908
£12.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover

The Napoleon of Notting Hill

1928, first printing in John Lane's Weekend Series
G K Chesterton
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1928
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

The New Testament in Scots

Vols 1 & 2, being Purvey's Revision of Wycliffe's Version Turned into Scots by Murdoch Nisbet c1520
Thomas Graves Law
William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh, 1901
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Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Poetical Remains of William Lithgow, The Scotish Traveller (Signed copy)

1863, limited edition, signed and dedicated by the publisher
William Lithgow, edited by James Maidment
Thomas George Stevenson, Edinburgh, 1863
£200.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

Sense and Sensibility & Pride and Prejudice

Two pocket editions in very good condition
Jane Austen
Thomas Nelson, London, 1950
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover

Masters of Mystery

One of the first critical studies of detective fiction
H Douglas Thomson
Collins, London, 1932
£30.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Aligi Sassu

Illustrated throughout with fine colour reproductions
Antonello Negri
Ilisso, Nuoro, Italy, 1995
£40.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

History of the English People in the Nineteenth Century

Elie Halevy's seven volume masterpiece
Elie Halevy, translated by E I Watkin & D A Barker, with an introduction by R B McCallum
Ernest Benn, London, 1949
On Hold
History | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Teutonic Myth and Legend

with four plates in colour and 31 in monochrome
Donald A Mackenzie
The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd, London, 1912
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Celtic Myth and Legend

with four colour and 20 monochrome plates
Charles Squire
The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd, London, 1912
£25.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Two books of poetry by Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount

Selected Poems and A Satire of the Three Estates
Sir David Lyndsay of the Mount
Various, London & Edinburgh, n.d.
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Court and Character of King James I

from the Kilmahew Estate, Cardross of John William Burns
Sir Anthony Weldon
G Smeeton, London, 1817
£60.00
History | Hard Cover | Leather Bound | First thus

The Nineteen-Twenties

Literature and Ideas in the post-War Decade
A C Ward
Methuen, London, 1930
£20.00
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Areopagitica [24 November] 1644

John MIlton's polemic opposing censorship
John Milton, edited by Edward Arber
Alex Murray & Son, London, 1868
£12.00
Essays | Hard Cover | First thus

Micro-Cosmographie

with additional characters from the fifth edition of 1629, and the sixth edition of 1633.
John Earle, edited by Edward Arber
Alex Murray & Son, London, 1868
£12.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Leather Bound | First thus

Three books on Glastonbury and its Legends

King Arthur, Avalon, Joseph of Arimathea etc
Geoffrey Ashe. John Michell and R F Treharne
Various, London, Glastonbury, n.d.
£10.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Soft Cover

6 books from The Pocket Poets series

John Betjeman, Laurie Lee, and including Edward Thomas, B S Johnson, Ted Hughes etc
John Betjeman, and Laurie Lee, others edited by Alan Pryce-Jones
Edward Hulton & Vista, London, n.d.
£15.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | First Editions

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