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Initiamenta Conchologica

1846, the first volume of Lovell Reeve's Elements of Conchology with 50 fine hand-coloured plates
Lovell Reeve
Reeve, Brothers, London, 1846
£500.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Irish Fairy and Folk Tales

c1895, with twelve designs and endpapers by James Torrance
W B Yeats, editor
Walter Scott, London, 1895
£50.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First thus

Le Feu, Journal d'une Escouade

First French edition of Barbusse's gritty World War One novel
Henri Barbusse
Flammarion, Paris, 1916
£35.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Mearing Stones

1911, Joseph Campbell's travels around Donegal with 16 full-page illustrations
Joseph Campbell, also as Seosamh Mac Cathmhaoil, illustrated by the author
Maunsel & Co Ltd, Dublin, 1911
£120.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

Gregorio Prieto, Paintings and Drawings (Signed copy)

Signed with doodle by Gregorio Prieto in 1947
Gregorio Prieto, with an introduction by Luis Cernuda
The Falcon Press, London, 1947
£50.00
Art | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Pleasures of Poetry

Edith Sitwell's fine selection, complete in three volumes with original dustwrappers
Edith Sitwell
Duckworth & Co, London, 1930
£50.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Denizens of the Deep, Fishes, Molluscs, Crustceans etc

Full leather binding by Allman & Son, and with 117 illustrations
Dr Georg Hartwig
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1893
£50.00
Natural History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Fine Bindings | Leather Bound

Katherine Mansfield, seven volumes 1924–1930

Letters, journals, German Pension etc, some 1sts
Katherine Mansfield, with Journals edited by John Middleton Murry
Constable, London, 1924
£40.00
Collections | Hard Cover | First Editions

Nuttall's Bijou Dictionary

c1899, just 9 × 6.5cm but with 25,000 entries
Alex. C Ewald, editor
Frederick Warne, London, 1899
£15.00
Reference | Hard Cover | First Editions

Black Magic

Paul Morand's travels through Africa, the Caribbean, Harlem...
Paul Morand, translated by Hamish Miles and illustrated by Aaron Douglas
William Heinemann, London, 1929
£20.00
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Poems of Ossian

The prose-poems of the legendary Celtic warrior
Ossian, translated by James MacPherson, with notes and with an introduction by William Sharp
Patrick Geddes and Colleagues, Edinburgh, 1896
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First thus

Pain, Sex and Time

A New Hypothesis of Evolution—and James Dean's favourite book!
Gerald Heard
Cassell, London, 1940
£40.00
Philosophy | Hard Cover

The Queen's Own Buffs, Then and Now

National Service memoirs of 8 Platoon, C Company, The Queen's Own Buffs in Kenya, 1960
Mick Stanley
Hillgate Press, London, 2013
£20.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ethnology in Folklore

Published in Lubbock's Modern Science series
George Laurence Gomme
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd, London, 1892
£12.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

Odes and Lyrics

First edition of verse from Australian poet J B O'Hara
John Bernard O'Hara
Melville & Mullen, Melbourne, 1906
£10.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Forgotten Shrines

An Account of Some Old Catholic Halls and Families in England and of Relics and Memorials of the English Martyrs
Dom Bede Camm
MacDonald & Evans, London, 1910
£25.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions

Piers Prodigal and other poems (Signed copy)

Signed by Ian Davie, his first published book of poetry
Ian Davie, foreword by Siegfried Sassoon
Harvill Press, London, 1961
£20.00
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Last Judgement

A Jonathan Argyll thriller
Iain Pears
Victor Gollancz, London, 1993
£15.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Running Late (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Dannie Abse
Dannie Abse
Hutchinson, London, 2006
£15.00
Poetry | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

The Alien Menace

A 1930s fascist work from A H Lane
Lieut.-Col. A H Lane, foreword by Lord Sydenham of Combe
Boswell Publishing, London, 1933
£40.00
History | Hard Cover

Witches, Warlocks and Ghosts

A selection of ghostly tales, with exercises to test yourself with!
J Edward Mason
Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh, 1938
£30.00
Paranormal & Supernatural | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters

Complete in three paperback volumes, covering 1955–1962
Rupert Hart-Davis, editor
John Murray, London, 1985
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

Gideon's Ride

1963 London crime classic
J J Marric, pseud. John Creasey
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1963
£10.00
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

La Didone, Libretto

Busenello's libretto of Cavalli's 1641 opera
Giovanni Francesco Busenello, edited by Warwick Edwards and translated by Sonia Tinagli
Scottish Early Music Consort, Glasgow, 1997
£10.00
Music | Soft Cover

Overheard in Fairlyland

The Peter Pan Tales. Fairy stories inspired by J M Barrie's play
Madge A Bigham, illustrated by Ruth Sypherd Clements
Isaac Pitman, London, 1909
£40.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | First Editions

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