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Mother of Carmel

A Portrait of St Teresa of Jesus, in an attractive Bayntun binding
E Allison Peers
S.C.M. Press, London, 1945
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

The Royal Fusiliers in the Great War

A comprehensive history complete with Roll of Honour
H C O'Neill
William Heinemann, London, 1922
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions

Alcoholic Liver Disease

Pathobiology, Epidemiology, and Clinical Aspects
Pauline Hall, (editor), foreword by Hans Popper
Edward Arnold, London, 1985
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Cinematic Journeys, Film and Movement

Dimitris Eleftheriotis
Edinburgh University Press, London, 2010
Film & Theatre | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


A lesser known Stella Gibbons
Stella Gibbons
Longmans, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover

Cold Comfort Farm

I saw something nasty in the woodshed...
Stella Gibbons
Longmans, London, 1933
Fiction | Hard Cover

Now a Stranger

Humbert Wolfe's autobiography of his childhood in Bradford
Humbert Wolfe
Cassell, London, 1933
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Certified Sane

N Helene Jeanty's wartime diary, claiming insanity to fool the Gestapo
Ninette Helene Jeanty, translated by R C Roberts, introduction by Dame Sybil Thorndike
Sheppard Press, London, 1948
Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Portraits and Sketches of Serbia

Humanitarian Francesca Wilson's impressions of the war-torn country (1920)
Francesca M Wilson
The Swarthmore Press, London, 1920
Travel & Exploration | Soft Cover | First Editions

Le Feu, Journal d'une Escouade

First French edition of Barbusse's gritty World War One novel
Henri Barbusse
Flammarion, Paris, 1916
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
Travel & Exploration | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Pleasures of Poetry

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

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
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
Reference | Hard Cover | First Editions

Pain, Sex and Time

A New Hypothesis of Evolution—and James Dean's favourite book!
Gerald Heard
Cassell, London, 1940
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
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
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
Poetry | 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
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Last Judgement

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

Running Late (Signed copy)

Signed and dedicated by Dannie Abse
Dannie Abse
Hutchinson, London, 2006
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
The Boswell Publishing Company Limited, London, 1933
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
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
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions

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
Music | Soft Cover

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