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The History of Street Literature

The Story of Broadside Ballads, Chapbooks, Proclamations, News-sheets, Election Bills, Tracts, Pamphlets, Cocks, Catchpennies and Other Ephemera
Leslie Shepard
David and Charles, Newton Abbot, 1973
£10.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Inside Europe

An early edition of John Gunther's first "Inside" book
John Gunther
Harper & Brothers, New York, 1936
£20.00
History | Hard Cover

The Nutmeg Tree

This copy signed and dedicated by Flora Robson
Margery Sharp
Little, Brown & Company, Boston, 1938
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

The Golden Key or the Adventures of Buratino (Signed copy)

Signed by the illustrator, Aminadav Kanevsky
Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy, illustrated by Aminadav Kanevsky
State Publishing House, Moscow, 1963
£50.00
Childrens | Hard Cover | Signed Copies

Talking Horse

Bernard Malamud on Life and Work
Bernard Malamud, edited by Alan Cheuse and Nicholas Delbanco
Columbia University Press, New York, 1996
£12.00
Essays | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Wind in the Willows

A nice clean reprint from 1958
Kenneth Grahame, illustrated by Ernest H Shepard
Methuen, London, 1958
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Childrens | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Maum Nancy (Signed copy)

Limited edition, signed by Susan Merrick Heywood
Susan Merrick Hayward, illustrated by Wilbur G Kurtz
Mabel Loeb & Virginia Pairo, Atlanta, Georgia, 1937
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions

A Writer's Notebook

Somerset Maugham's notebook from 1892 to 1949
W Somerset Maugham
Heinemann & The Book Society, London, 1949
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

Close Sesame

Nuruddin Farah's third book in his Variations on the Theme of an African Dictatorship trilogy
Nurrudin Farah
Allison & Busby, London, 1983
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Old Devils

First printing with Booker Prize shortlist wrap and bookmark
Kingsley Amis
Hutchinson, London, 1986
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Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Trust (Signed copy)

Signed by Mary Flanagan, the author's first novel
Mary Flanagan
Bloomsbury, London, 1987
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Trick of It (Signed copy)

Signed by Michael Frayn
Michael Frayn
Viking, London, 1989
£20.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

La Divina

A novel inspired by the life of Maria Callas
Anne Edwards
Macmillan, London, 1994
£20.00
Maria Callas | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Rochester's Poems on Several Occasions

A facsimile of the 1680 "Antwerp" edition
John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, edited by James Thorpe
Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1950
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Selbys

In a superb, original Jazz Age wrapper
Anne Green
Ernest Benn, London, 1930
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Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Common Prayer (1854), New Testament (1854) and Psalms (1855)

with engraved brass clasp for Fanny Richardson
Not stated
Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1854
£40.00
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

Fasti Etonenses; A Biographical History of Eton

1899, owned by Maurice Blake, the first man from Welwyn to be killed in the Great War
Arthur Christopher Benson
R Ingleton Drake, Eton, 1899
£50.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

The Female of the Species (Signed copy)

Signed by Lionel Shriver, her first novel
Lionel Shriver
Viking, London, 1988
£30.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

With hand-written presentation label to Richard Bland, ex-Mayor of Nelson, Lancashire
William Shakespeare, edited by W J Craig
Oxford University Press, London, 1957
£20.00
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | Leather Bound

Five Peter Taylor first edition titles

In the Miro District, The Old Forest, A Summons to Memphis, The Oracle at Stoneleigh Court, and In the Tennessee Country
Peter Taylor
Various, London and New York, n.d.
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Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Golden Bough, A Study in Magic and Religion

Stamped presentation copy and with De Montmorency bookplate
James George Frazer
Macmillan, London, 1922
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Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First thus

John Saturnall's Feast (Signed copy)

Signed by Lawrence Norfolk
Lawrence Norfolk
Bloomsbury, London, 2012
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Oxford University Calendar, 1853

Corrected to December 31, 1852. A rare early copy.
Not stated
J H Parker & H Slatter, Oxford, 1853
£20.00
School & University Registers | Hard Cover | First Editions

Soledad Brother

The Prison Letters of George Jackson
George Jackson, introduced by Jean Genet
Jonathan Cape, London, 1971
£40.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Giovane Callas

Bruno Tosi's study of the young Maria Callas
Bruno Tosi. Pia Meneghini and Anita Pensotti
Maria Callas Associazione Culturale, Venice, 2001
£15.00
Maria Callas | Soft Cover

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