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L'Archipel en Feu

First French edition by Hetzel of Jules Verne's novel of the Greek War of Independence
Jules Verne, illustrated by Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1884
£50.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Une Ville Flottante

c1880, Hetzel binding of Jules Verne's story of an ocean liner
Jules Verne, illustrated by Jules Ferat
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Tour du Monde en Quatre-Vingts Jours

An early French Hetzel edition of Jules Verne's story of Phileas Fogg
Jules Verne, illustrated by De Neuville and L Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£60.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Twenty Five Years of Progress

An illustrated Siemens brochure from 1930, detailing achievments in railway power and automatic signalling 1905–1930
Siemens
Siemens & General Electric, London, 1930
£20.00
Transport | Soft Cover | First Editions

Mathias Sandorf

1885, first edition of Hetzel's finely bound Mediterranean epic by Jules Verne
Jules Verne, illustrated by Leon Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1885
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

L'Ile Mysterieuse

1884, fine Hetzel binding on Jules Verne's classic mysterious island novel
Jules Verne, illustrated by Jules Ferat, engraved by Barbant
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1884
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

La Maison a Vapeur

1880, fine Hetzel binding on Jules Verne's travel in India on a mechanical elephant
Jules Verne, illustrated by Leon Benett
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1880
£80.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings

Vingt-Mille Lieues sous les Mers

1885, fine Hetzel binding on Jules Verne's classic underwater adventure
Jules Verne, illustrated by Alphonse de Neuville and Edouard Riou, engraved by Hildibrand
J Hetzel et Cie, Paris, 1885
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Oeuvres Completes de Paul Verlaine

Volume 1 of the French symbolist poet's works
Paul Verlaine
Leon Vanier, Paris, 1905
£12.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

English Fairy Tales

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, with Rackham's 1926 Christmas Card pasted in annotated by himself
Flora Annie Steel, illustrated by Arthur Rackham
Macmillan, London, 1918
£200.00
Illustrated | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Relativity, The Special and The General Theory, A Popular Exposition

The first UK edition of Einstein's Theory of Relativity
Albert Einstein, translated by Robert W Lawson
Methuen, London, 1920
£400.00
Science & Technology | Hard Cover | First Editions

Pity for Women

First UK edition of the first to novels of de Montherlant's tetralogy (Les Jeunes Filles and Pitie pour Les Femmes)
Henri de Motherlant
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1937
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Mother Goose; The Old Nursery Rhymes

1913, with 13 colour plates by Arthur Rackham
Arthur Rackham
William Heinemann, London, 1913
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Illustrated | Hard Cover | First Editions

A Character in Distress

19 short stories from Luigi Pirandello
Luigi Pirandello
Duckworth & Co, London, 1938
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Manual of Neo-Scholastic Philosophy

A rare first printing
Charles R Baschab
B Herder Book Co, St Louis & London, 1923
£40.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Struggle for World Power

1958, first edition of George Knupffer's struggle between Capitalism and Communism
George Knupffer
The Plain-Speaking Publishing Co, London, 1958
£15.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Avataras

Four Lectures Delivered at the 24th Anniversary Meeting of the Theosophical Society at Adyar, Madras, December 1899
Annie Besant
Theosophical Publishing Company, London, 1900
£20.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions

Sixteen pocket editions of Shakespeare's plays

Dating from 1868 to 1934
William Shakespeare, and his contemporaries
Various, Leipzig, London, Oxford, 1868
£20.00
Drama | Soft Cover

Life Problems (Memorabilia)

An early edition of Yogendra's epigrams
Shri Yogendra
Yoga, Bombay & New York, 1934
£30.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Honourable Mr Tawnish (Signed copy)

Signed by Jeffrey Farnol to stage actress Madge Compton
Jeffrey Farnol, illustrated by C E Brock
Sampson Low, Marston & Co, London, 1913
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan

1903, two volumes, Lafcadio Hearn's first impressions of Japan
Lafcadio Hearn
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1903
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Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover

Ariel

The 1965 first UK printing of Sylvia Plath's classic
Sylvia Plath
Faber & Faber, London, 1965
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Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Sidonia the Sorceress & The Amber Witch

Meinhold's Gothic romances
William Meinhold, translated by Lady Wilde and Lucie, Lady Duff Gordon
Reeves and Turner, London, 1894
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Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

Heretics

A collection of G K Chesterton's essays
G K Chesterton
John Lane, The Bodley Head, London, 1911
£20.00
Essays | Hard Cover

The Magic Isle

The author's travels in Haiti, with witchcraft, voodoo and the book that popularised the word zombie
W B Seabrook, illustrated by Alexander King and with photographs by the author.
George G. Harrap, London, 1931
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover

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