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Furry Tales


[first edition] 66pp ills.[b/w by a.mcgregor] VG (paper boards w.cloth spine,sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.sunned w.spine sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.w.some sl.surface losses,minor soiling to prelims.and edges o/w contents clean) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: dymock's book arcade sydney [nd,1955]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition leslie lee children's literature


Thoughts in Prison

in five parts


212pp VG (marbled paper boards w.half-leather,rubbed and soiled w.bubbling to paper on rear board,some surface losses,bumps and chipping to extrems.incl.hinges,owner's bookplate to front pastedown,head of prelims.sl.stained,prelims.and edges mod.foxed w.some minor soiling to contents,tight)

PUBLISHER: mawman london 1809

KEYWORDS: history biography literature william dodd


Family Farm


first edition [unpaginated] ills.[col.] F (laminated boards) in NF d/w (spine and fore-edges sl.sunned)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1988

KEYWORDS: modern first edition thomas locker children's literature


The Pearl


first edition in engl. [unpaginated] ills.[col.] NF (laminated boards,sl.rubbed and soiled)

PUBLISHER: j.m.dent london 1985

KEYWORDS: modern first edition helme heine children's literature


Selected Prose Works of G.E.Lessing

bohn's standard library


493pp+ads.VG (green cloth w.blind dec.stamps,sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.bumps and sl.wear to extrems.,ads.to eps,paste action to eps,prelims.sl.foxed w.some v.minor foxing to contents,spine cracked w.one section sl.separating,untrimmed edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: george bell london 1879

KEYWORDS: literature poetry modern first edition g.e.lessing bohn's standard library edward bell


History of the Dominion of the Arabs in Spain

bohn's standard library 3 vols.


first edition 3 vols.511/493/474pp+ads. VG (green cloth w.blind dec.stamps,sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.bumps and sl.wear to extrems.,ads.to eps w.dealer's label to front pastedowns,untrimmed edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean,spines v.sl.shaky)

PUBLISHER: bohn london 1854/55

KEYWORDS: history literature geography arabs spain j.a.conde jonathan foster bohn's standard library


The Eve of St.Agnes


[unpaginated] ills.[b/w by edmund h.garrett] VG+ (cream cloth w.gilt/black dec.stamps to cover,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned w.spine browned,sl.bubbling to cloth on lower board,sl.bumps and chipping to extrems.,eps sl.soiled o/w contents clean,aeg,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: john bumpus london [nd]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature poetry john keats edmund h.garrett


The Hairy Book


first edition [unpaginated] ills.[col.] VG+ (laminated boards,sl.rubbed and soiled,some v.minor soiling to contents o/w clean and bright)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1984

KEYWORDS: modern first edition babette cole children's literature


A Key to the Time Allusions in the Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri


first edition 32pp [w.time dial in pocket at rear] VG+ (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,eps and edges sl.soiled,time dial soiled,spine v.sl.shaky)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1902

KEYWORDS: history literature time dante alighieri divine comedy gustave pradeau


The Philosophy of Ancient Britain


first edition 277pp VG+ (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,paste action to eps,contents and edges sl.foxed,some minor pencil underlining)

PUBLISHER: williams and norgate london 1927

KEYWORDS: history literature philosophy ancient britain sociology john daniel


The Poetics of Disguise

the autobiography of the work in homer,dante,and shakespeare


first edition 178pp F in NF d/w (sl.bumps and wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: cornell univ.press london 1980

KEYWORDS: history literature disguise dante shakespeare homer franco ferrucci



essays in german and english literature


first edition 353pp F in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed w.sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,3x1cm loss to head of rear cover)

PUBLISHER: oswald wolff london 1971

KEYWORDS: history literature german oswald wolff r.w.last


Taken Care Of

an autobiography


first edition 192pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (beige cloth,sl.bumped and sunned extrems.,te blue,edges sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear and creasing to extrems.,internal tape reinforcements to upper/lower edges)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1965

KEYWORDS: modern first edition edith sitwell biography literature



an essay


first edition 257pp VG (blue cloth,mod.rubbed and stained,spine browned,sl.paper separation to ep gutters,owner's inscr.in pencil to ffep,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,spine cracked and sl.shaky)

PUBLISHER: chatto & windus london 1928

KEYWORDS: history literature clive bell bloomsbury civilization


The Earnest Atheist

a study of samuel butler


first edition 266pp VG+ (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.bumps to extrems.,edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: eyre & spottiswoode london 1936

KEYWORDS: history biography samuel butler literature malcolm muggeridge theology


Pushkin the Polar Bear


first edition 61pp ills.[col.by hugh casson] VG+ (ills.laminated boards,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned spine,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,contents clean and bright,sl.shaky spine) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: quartet london 1983

KEYWORDS: modern first edition children's literature simon gaul hugh casson


Starring Rosa


first edition 48pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (red cloth,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,sl.creasing to fore-edge of pp.39-48) in VG- d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned spine,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.several closed tears and some creasing)

PUBLISHER: little,brown boston [1980]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition otto coontz children's literature


What on Earth?


first edition [unpaginated] ills.[col.by mary rees] F in laminated boards

PUBLISHER: andersen press london [nd]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition children's literature hazel townson mary rees


The Adventures of The Young Soldier In Search of The Better World

with drawings by mervyn peake


second impression 124pp illus, (b/w, drawings by Mervyn Peake) VG+ (grey cloth,sl rubbed w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl bubble to surface of rear board, sl foxing to prelims, sl internal seperation at front and rear e.p. gutters w. no paper seperation, spine sl cocked and shaky sl sunning and foxing to edges of contents, and some internal paper separate to gutters to end section of text w. some detachment to lower area in one place but stitching and binding holding firm) in VG d/w (mod rubbed and soiled w. mod chipping to head and foot of spine and hinge area, a few small closed tears along upper and lower edges w. sl worm holes to spine and upper of front flap, spine mod sunned w. bands of sunning along t.e.s)

PUBLISHER: faber london 1943

KEYWORDS: modern first edition fiction literature joad c.e.m. peake mervyn


Persistent Rumours


first edition 294pp NF (black cloth, v. sl bumps and wear to extrems, v. sl foxing to front and reap e.p.s, sl sunning and foxing to t.e. contents w. sl foxing to other edges of contents) VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl crease to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london1992

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature fiction

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