Category: Modern First


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By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1955

Seller ID: G616

Condition: V.g.

Nov 1955 Volume 2 No 11. Includes MacNeice, William Sansom, William Plomer, Lional Trilling and J. Middleton Murray. A nice copy but a couple of light cup rings on covers. No wear or fading View more info

STENDHAL: or the Pursuit of Happiness

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.,: 1946

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: X201

Condition: Fine

xiii, 489pp. Black cloth [unfaded], red titles. View more info

The Quest For Corvo: An Experiment in Biography (NYRB Classics)

By: A. J. A. Symons

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, NYRB Classics: 2001

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: CG393

ISBN: 0940322617

Condition: Fine

289pp. A fine copy, no fading, wear, inscriptions or marks. Neat inscription to Nina [Bawden] View more info


By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: X331

ISBN: 0241123488

Condition: Fine

234pp.Illustrated red d.j. Age-toned margins View more info

So long and thanks for all the fish

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Pan Books Limited: 1984

Edition: 1st edition, 2nd impression

Seller ID: W438

ISBN: 0330284983

Condition: Fine

191pp. Front cover hologram tablet laid down (as issued), Price-clipped but no fading or wear. trifle rubbed. [printers key 987654321] View more info

A Nature Diary

By: Adams, Richard.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 1985

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: TT209

ISBN: 0670801054

Condition: Fine

160pp. Illustrated colour d.j. No inscripyions or fading. neatly price clipped otherwise almost mint. A one-year diary of daily nature walks on the Isle of Man. View more info


By: Addonia, Sulaiman

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2008

Seller ID: P119

ISBN: 0701182415

Condition: mint

346pp View more info


By: Alden, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Aldington, Kent, The Hand and Flower Press: 1951

Edition: private press

Seller ID: P599

Condition: Fine

359-388pp. Orange wrappers. Stapled binding. Title design by Bert Pugh View more info

D.H. Lawrence

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: London, 1930,: 1930

Edition: 2nd impression

Seller ID: C131

Condition: V.g.

43pp, 12mo, orig. paper wrappers, green lettering, end-papers browned. . View more info


By: Aldington, Richard

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: D498

Condition: Fine

376pp. Very nice copy of a Richard Aldington novel View more info


By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1988

Edition: 1st edition, 1st impression

Inscription: Inscribed, signed and dated by the author

Seller ID: CG210

ISBN: 0575043695

Condition: Fine

284pp. D.j. cover by Lucian Freud and photophoto of the author. Lovely personal inscription, signed and dated by the author to Nina [Bawden] 14.ix.88. View more info


By: Ali, Hassan [Ranjee G Shahani]

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Joseph: 1933

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: W044

Condition: Fine

267pp. Bright orange cloth binding in unfaed and unworn state. End-papers foxed otherwise a nice copy of a scarce book. Ranjee Shahani was born in 1904 and travelled to Britain some time in the mid-1920s. He had a D.Litt from Paris and his first wife, Suzanne, was from Normandy, France. His second wife was Leticia V. Ramos from the Philippines. He died in 1968. Neat gift inscription dated 1943. View more info

THE FIVE BLACK COUSINS and other Bird Rhymes

By: Allison, J. Murray

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1924

Edition: 1st edition

Inscription: Inscribed By the Author

Seller ID: J661

Condition: Fine

Inscribed by the author' To K. a poet from J. a Rhymster Xmas 1924' in a neat ink hand. With a foreword by J.C. Squire and Decorations by John Austen [mis-spelt on the title-page]. Very nice copy [end-papers browned] with a clean unworn binding View more info


By: Amble, Eric

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Weinenfeld and Nicolson, London, 1981,:

Seller ID: D428

1st ed., 250pp, octavo, pictorial d.j., fine condition, light sun mark on upper front edge. . View more info


By: Ambler, Eric

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1962

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: CG282

Condition: Fine

247pp. Blue buckram, silver tiles. Map end-papers View more info

Jake's Thing

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson of London: 1978

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: TT225

ISBN: 0091343909

Condition: Fine

285pp. Illustrated d.j. by Quentin Blake. No inscriptions but a small hole in the d.j. on the spine edge. View more info


By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1976

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Le518

ISBN: 022401305X

Condition: Fine

208pp, original blue cloth, gilt, pictorial d.j. by Tom Adam. Fine condition a little sunned to the spine View more info


By: Amis, Kingsley,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1986

Edition: 1st edition, reprint

Seller ID: CG379

ISBN: 0091637902

Condition: Fine

294pp. A fine copy printed in the same year as the first issue. No price-clipping, inscriptions or marks. Winner odf the 1986 Booker Prize for fiction banner printed across the front right lower corner. View more info

The Russian Girl

By: Amis, Kingsley,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Viking Penguin: 1994

Seller ID: G601

ISBN: 0670853291

Condition: Fine

296pp. A fine un-read copy but with a pen line on lower edge View more info

Stanley and the Women

By: Amis, Kingsley,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Arrow Books, Limited: 1986

Edition: Imprint

Seller ID: G624

ISBN: 0091562406

Condition: Fine

256pp. A fresh and fine copy almost mint. Red hardcover binding with silver lettering to spine. Originally pub. by Hutchinson 1984. View more info