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Diet and Commonsense

from the founder of the Society of Herbalists
Mrs C F Leyel
Chatto & Windus, London, 1936
Food & Drink | Hard Cover | First Editions

Reading Myself and Others

A very good copy of Philip Roth's essays, interviews and criticism
Philip Roth
Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York, 1975
Literary Criticism | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Marlborough and other poems

1916, Charles Hamilton Sorley's poetry
Charles Hamilton Sorley
University Press, Cambridge, 1916
Poetry | Hard Cover

Idylles de Thecrite et Odes Anacreontiques

1861, a new translation by Leconte de Lisle
Charles Marie René Leconte de Lisle
Poulet-Malassis et de Broise, Paris, 1861
Classics | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Widdy-Widdy-Wurkey (Signed copy)

Signed by Rose Fyleman, a collection of nursery rhymes from around the world
Rose Fyleman, illustrated by Valery Carrick
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1934
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

King Kong, A Venture in the Theatre

The story of the 1959 South African musical
Mona Glasser, with photographs by Ian Berry
Norman Howell, Cape Town, 1961
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Book of Common Prayer and Proper Lessons

1833 & 1834, in leather case, also with The New Testament bound in
Not stated
University Press, Oxford, 1833
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Margaret Bondfield

Mary Agnes Hamilton's biography of her fellow Labour politician
Mary Agnes Hamilton, (Iconoclast)
Leonard Parsons, London, 1924
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Tattooed Women and their Mates

1955, a cult illustrated title on the art & symbolism of the tattoo
Hal Zucker, editor.
Andre Levy, Philadelphia, 1955
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Blessington Method (Signed copy)

Signed by Stanley Ellin, ten strange tales
Stanley Ellin
Random House, New York, 1964
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Folk Speech of East Yorkshire

"As soft as a boiled tonnap"
John Nicholson
Simpkin, Marshall & Co, London, 1889
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Shirley Eaton's Golden Touch (Signed copy)

Signed by Shirley Eaton, an intimate diary of poems
Shirley Eaton, with a foreword by Roger Moore
Concept Productions, Tennessee, 2006
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Chokey (Signed copy)

A memoir of prison life, signed by the magistrate who sent the author down...
"Red Collar Man", with an introduction by Compton Mackenzie
Victor Gollancz, London, 1937
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Association Copy

Molybdenum Commercial Steels

A 1919 brochure including Molybdenum's use in Great War tanks
Climax Molybdenum Company
Climax Molybdenum Company, New York, 1919
Science & Technology | Soft Cover | First Editions

Call Us to Witness, A Polish Chronicle (Signed copy)

Signed by Gaither and Hania Warfield, an account of the occupation of Poland in the Second World War
Gaither Warfield, and Hania Warfield
Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, New York, 1945
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Winter Diary of a Country Rat (Signed copy)

Signed by Peter Firmin
Peter Firmin
Kaye and Ward, London, 1981
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Observations on Various Passages of Scripture

Clarke's Harmer, 1808, volume 3 only, on honouring the dead, Judea and Egypt
Adam Clarke, from the writings of The Rev Thomas Harmer
J Johnson et al, London, 1808
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

An Essay Concerning the Human Understanding

c1920, from the library of The Rationalist Press Association
John Locke
George Routledge & Sons, London, 1920
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Life of William Ewart Gladstone

Complete in three volumes
John Morley
Macmillan, London, 1911
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

The Pastoral Loves of Daphnis and Chloe (Signed copy)

Signed by George Moore
George Moore, translator
William Heinemann, London, 1924
Classics | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

First Childhood

Lord Berners' first volume of autobiography
Lord Berners, (Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th Baron Berners), with a frontispiece by Rex Whistler
Constable, London, 1934
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

Gertrude of Wyoming and other poems (Signed copy)

This copy belonged to Victorian artist Lawrence Alma Tadema, with his signature to the title page
Thomas Campbell
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1819
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound | Association Copy

Helen, A Tale

An early edition (1838) of Maria Edgeworth's late novel
Maria Edgeworth
Richard Bentley, London, 1838
Fiction | Hard Cover | First thus

The People of the Mist

1894, the first issue of Rider Haggard's lost race classic
Henry Rider Haggard, illustrated by Arthur Layard
Longmans, London, 1894
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

On the Cure of Piles, Fistula, Hoemorrhoidal Excrescences, Tumours and Strictures

1844, S J Van Butchell's treatments and cases
S J Van Butchell
H Renshaw, London, 1844
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover

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