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$41.50
1c24/14

D H LAWRENCE: A COMPOSITE BIOGRAPHY


NEHLS, EDWARD:

3 volume set ex libris (usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc) illus 614pp 537pp 767pp all three in similar condition each bound in a different coloured cloth VG- (boards sl rubbed with bruising to corners and heads and tails of spines, sl creasing at spines and binding sl shaken)

PUBLISHER: university of wisconsin madison 1957-1959

KEYWORDS: lawrence literature england modern biography bloomsbury set

$38.25
1a31/25

THE LAY OF THE LAST MINSTREL


a poem

SCOTT WALTER:

full leather 334pp G (full leather w.gilt stamped borders and spine,gilt on red lettering to spine,rubbed and stained w.mod.to heavy wear particularly at hinges,one raised band missing,bumps to extremities w.chips and minor losses at head/foot of spine,top board loose but intact,rear board almost completely detached,marbled eps sl.soiled/rubbed,dealer's label to ffep,newspaper cutting tipped-in to ffep,owner's ink sign.to first blank,prelims.sl.stained w.sl.foxing throughout,minor worm holes to foot of pages,minor loss to rear blank,marbled edges sl.soiled,cocked in shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: longman,hurst,rees,and orme london 1805

KEYWORDS: walter scott poetry literature

$42.50
1a28/30

THE DIARY OF SYLAS NEVILLE 1767-1788


COZENS-HARDY BASIL(ED):

first edition xvi 357pp VG (aqua cloth w.gilt lettering to spine,v.sl.stains w.sl.sunning to spine,extremities v.sl.bumped,eps sl.stained/foxed,contents v.clean,edges sl.soiled/foxed,sl.cocked) in VG- d/w (sl.stained/sunned,extremities sl.bumped w.v.minor chipping,sl.internal foxing,price hole-punched out)

PUBLISHER: oxford university press london 1950

KEYWORDS: biography sylas neville diaries literature

$12.00
181114rb047

The Net


BEACH, REX

first edition 312pp VG (tidy copy but lacks fep)

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton london 1912

KEYWORDS: modern first edition rex beach literature

$83.66
1m37/19

My Left Foot


BROWN, CHRISTY

first edition 178pp quarter cloth bound VG+ (boards sl mottled, minor bruising to lower cnrs, v faint foxing to ep's) in VG+ d/w (sl rubbing, paper sl browned, cnrs sl rounded, spine sl sunned with sl wear to extrem., sl surface damage to rear top cnr)

PUBLISHER: simon & schuster NY 1955

KEYWORDS: modern first edition irish literature

$9.00
1b27/23

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE


a modest man

MATHER, EDWARD;

ex libris with usual cancellation stamps, pockets etc, 356pp, illus, cond. EXCELLENT (spine ends sl bumped), d/w VG (rubbed, sl creases and tears to extremities).

PUBLISHER: thomas y. crowell company, new york 1940

KEYWORDS: bio nathaniel hawthorne literature

$19.52
241197hd061

Chaos and Night


DE MONTHERLANT, HENRY

first UK edition 254pp VG+ (owner's name on ffep, v.sl.sunning to spine, light foxing to ep's/half-title/title & fore-edge, small chip from fore-edge last page) in VG- d/w (rubbed,spine sunned with wear to head & foot,small chip from front cover upper edge,minor tear to upper rear corner,corners sl chipped,creasing and wear to upper edge)

PUBLISHER: weidenfeld and nicolson london 1964

KEYWORDS: modern first edition french literature

$11.15
241197sd051

Running Backwards Over Sand


DOWRICK, STEPHANIE

first edition 349pp VG+ (sl cocked,owner's stamp on ffep, corners sl.bruised) in VG d/w (rubbed,sl creasing to extremities,sl foxing to flaps,price clipped)

PUBLISHER: viking london 1985

KEYWORDS: modern first edition new zealand literature

$36.25
man251197hd016

Maria Fernanda


DE LA OSSA, PEREZ

first english edition 241pp in blue cloth boards, VG- (cocked, boards rubbed and sl.sunned with average shelf wear to extrem., corners bruised, spine sunned and scuffed with small chip at head, bookseller's stamp on front paste-down, owner's inscription on half-title page, v.light foxing; mainly to ep's) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: eyre and spottiswoode london 1931

KEYWORDS: modern first edition spanish literature

$11.15
241197fd027

The Assignment


on the observing of the observer of the observers

DURRENMATT, FRIEDRICH

first UK edition 129pp FINE in NF d/w (sl rubbed,v sl chipped upper rear corner,minor creasing to upper rear edge)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1988

KEYWORDS: modern first edition german literature

$15.00
261197mf071

A Wilderness of Mirrors


FRISCH, MAX

First US edition 304pp VG+ (a little rubbing to paper of boards, owner's inscription at front paste-down, endpapers lightly broowned and foxed) in VG- d/w (rubbing, spine sunned with rather messy open tear to head, sl.rounded corners)

PUBLISHER: Random House New York 1966

KEYWORDS: modern first edition german literature

$15.30
261197rd012

The Woman Who Walked Into Doors


DOYLE, RODDY

first edition 226pp Fine in NF d/w (tape residue on front cover)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1996

KEYWORDS: modern first edition irish literature

$25.09
131197ma009

Alaric at Rome


ARNOLD, MATTHEW

first edition thus 339pp original boards with gold embossed design, VG (slight wear and discolouration at spine, small stain on front cover, lacks ffep, corners bruised, boards rubbed with moderate shelf wear)

PUBLISHER: ward lock and bowden london 1896

KEYWORDS: poetry first editions literature

$13.94
231197vd007

Not by Bread Alone


DUDINTSEV, VLADIMIR

first edition 447pp VG+ (sl.cocked, lower corners sl.bruised, sl.browning/foxing to ep's) in GOOD d/w (rubbed, edges worn with numerous tears, spine sunned & chipped, corners chipped)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1957

KEYWORDS: modern first edition russian literature

$11.15
211197c033

The Innocent Libertine


COLETTE

first edition 214pp VG (some shelf wear to edges of boards with some sunning to top edges, owner's inscription on ffep, sl.foxed fore-edge & ep's) in VG- d/w (corners chipped,1 inch chip out of upper edge of front cover near spine head,crease along upper rear cover,rubbed,minor tears to spine head and foot,foxing to flaps)

PUBLISHER: secker and warburg london 1968

KEYWORDS: modern first edition french literature

$11.15
1g57/2

USE OF THE CHEMICAL LITERATURE


BOTTLE, R T:

ex libris (usual cancellation stamps pkts etc)231pp VG+(v sl gum stains to ep's & boards,v sl bruised corners,v sl bumped spine head & foot) d/w VG+(in plastic,v sl sunned spine)

PUBLISHER: butterworths london 1962

KEYWORDS: science chemicals literature

$78.07
man41199fm021

The Loved and the Unloved


(Galigai)

MAURIAC, FRANCOIS

first UK edition in cloth boards, VG+ (small stain at centre of front board, spine sunned, bookseller's sticker at foot-edge front paste-down, minor browning to ep's, free from foxing) in VG d/w (sunned, some wear to edges and spine head, upper corners rounded, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: eyre & spottiswoode london 1953

KEYWORDS: modern first edition french literature poetry mauriac

$55.77
manwj2870025

JOHN MARR


and Other Poems.

MELVILLE, HERMAN.

First edition, 8vo, original tan cloth spine over green paper boards, gilt title to spine, 205pp, VG (owner's bookplate to front paste-down, rear hinge cracked but sound, damp staining to foot edge of pages at gutter, boards a little rubbed at edges with bruised corners, spine sunned with sl.scuffed head & foot, light foxing)

PUBLISHER: Princeton University Press USA 1922.

KEYWORDS: modern first edition melville poetry literature

$13.94
23200ml001

Famous Writers and Their Feuds


LAND, MYRICK:

first edition xiii plus 202pp VG+ (sl.sunning to spine and extrem.of boards, small bookseller's sticker at lower edge front paste-down, v.sl.bruising to corners) in VG d/w (sl.sunned spine & extrem., minor wear to spine head & foot, acorners rounded)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london 1963

KEYWORDS: modern first edition writers authors literature feuds

$13.94
1e1/13

AN ESSAY IN AUTOBIOGRAPHY


PASTERNAKM, BORIS

ex libris (usual cancellations markings, pocket etc), 160pp, B&W photo illust, near excellent (sl cocked, head and foot of spine sl bumped, s; bumped extremities), d/w very good + (sl rubbed , sl sunned, head of spine sl chipped, sl wearing to extremities

PUBLISHER: collins and harvill press london 1959

KEYWORDS: boris pasternak autobiography, russia history ww1 literature

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