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The Shadowed Mirror (Signed copy)

Signed by Joan Medhurst, quite a scarce 1950s race novel
Joan Medhurst
Cassell, London, 1959
Fiction | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Hessian Tapestry

A tumultuous history of the Hesse family and its Royal connections
David Duff
Frederick Muller, London, 1967
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

New Poems

Dora Sigerson Shorter's 1912 collection
Dora Sigerson Shorter
Maunsel & Co Ltd, Dublin, 1912
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Rosinante to the Road

John Dos Passos' third book, a story of Spain
John Dos Passos
George H Doran, New York, 1922
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

English language edition published in Berlin in 1922
Thomas De Quincey
Internationale Bibliothek, Berlin, 1922
Fiction | Hard Cover

Melodies of English Verse (Signed copy)

Signed by Lewis Kennedy Morse to Jose Castillejo
Lewis Kennedy Morse
Houghton, Mifflin & Co, Boston, 1916
Poetry | Hard Cover | Signed Copies


A fantastic Edwardian book, including ho to smoke underwater
Montague A Holbein
C Arthur Pearson, London, 1904
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions


A book of poetry from Dorothy Quick, one of Mark Twain's Angel Fish
Dorothy Quick
Erskine Macdonald, London, 1927
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Paul Verlaine

A pocket biography of the French Decadent poet
Wilfred Thorley
Constable, London, 1914
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Last Diaries, In and Out of the Wilderness (Signed copy)

The third volume of Alan Clark's diaries, signed by his widow, Jane
Alan Clark, edited by Ion Trewin
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 2002
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Lewis Carroll's Library

facsimile of the auction after LC's death, from the library of Morton N Cohen
Jeffrey Stern
The Lewis Carroll Society of North America, 1981
Lewis Carroll | Hard Cover | First Editions

Vagabond (Signed copy)

Signed by A P Wolf
A P Wolf
Fourth Estate, London, 1991
Fiction | Soft Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Nine 1960s poetry first editions

including Austin Clarke, Patric Dickinson, Dom Moraes, Donald Davie etc
Various, London, 1960
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Difficult Love

1927, an early collection of verse from L A G Strong
L A G Strong
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1927
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Evening in Spring

August Derleth's novel of first love
August Derleth
Stanton & Lee, Sauk City, 1945
Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

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
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Life Problems (Memorabilia)

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

The Sea is Kind

1914, in the original T Sturge Moore binding
T Sturge Moore
Grant Richards, London, 1914
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

Hitler et Les Femmes

and Le Journal Intime d'Eva Braun (1948)
Douglas L Hewlett
Editions du Cheval Aile, Paris, 1948
Autobiography & Biography | Soft Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


1912, the first UK edition which preceded the US first, and including poems by Thomas E Hulme
Ezra Pound, and Thomas E Hulme
Stephen Swift and Co., Ltd, London, 1912
Poetry | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Evolution of War

A Marxian Study (1927, 1st)
Emanuel Kanter
Charles H Kerr, Chicago, 1927
Politics, Law & Economics | Hard Cover | First Editions


A first edition of one of Rider Haggard's favourites of his own work
Henry Rider Haggard
Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1890
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Child of Storm

A Rider Haggard adventure featuring Allan Quartermain
Henry Rider Haggard, illustrated by A C Michael
Cassell, London, 1913
Fiction | Hard Cover | First Editions

Tragoediae Superstites et Deperditarum Fragmenta

The tragedies of Sophocles, Greek text
Sophocles, edited by Wilhelm Dindorf
E Typographeo Academico, Oxford, 1849
Classics | Hard Cover

Ten Years in a Portsmouth Slum

Dolling's account of his time in Landport
Robert R Dolling
Masters & Co, London, 1906
Religions, Beliefs & Spirituality | Hard Cover

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