Category: Modern Firsts & Special Editions


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Vale Royal

By: Aidan Andrew Dun

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Uppingham, Goldmark, 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author

4to. 129 pp, with 2 CD's, signed presentation inscription from author, with Aidan & Lucie's order of Wedding service, very good in very good original blue cloth gilt, very good in very good dustwrapper. View more info

Love and the Luxembourg

By: Aldington, Richard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Covici, Friede Inc., 1930

Edition: Signed Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

tall 8vo. signed limited edition 91/475, signed by author and designer, teg, o/w uncut, light browning, very good in original red cloth gilt, light wear to extremities, very good in worn slipcase, lower edge of slipcase lost. View more info

The Pack of Pieces

By: Armstrong, Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph, 1942

Edition: First Edition

8vo. 1942. 1st edition. 179pp. Pages browned with foxing to foredges and edges of margins, otherwise good. Original pale green cloth. Fading to spine and edges and lightly shelf-worn. Slight lean to boards otherwise good. D/w spine faded, a little edge-worn, chipped and creased. Lightly browned. Good and better than it sounds. View more info

Mehalah A Story of the Salt Marshes

By: Baring-Gould, S.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 1969

8vo. 313 pp, no 14. The Landmark Library, ownership bookplate on front pastedown, light uniform browning, very good in original black cloth gilt, top and tail lightly worn, klight edgewear, otherwise very good in unclipped dustwrapper, some edgewearand minor browning, good plus. View more info

Alanna Autumnal

By: Barker, George

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Wishart, 1933

Edition: First Edition

8vo. 1933. First edition. 87pp. Browning to eps and some very light sporadic foxing. Pages lightly and uniformly browned otherwise good in original quarter cloth and paper covered boards. Light rubbing to edges and generally browned, foxed and slightly grubby with a few very minor marks. Good overall and better than it sounds. View more info

Death in a Cold Climate

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1980

Edition: First Edition

8vo. 196 pp. first edition, foredges browned and lightly foxed, internally pages light browned, very good in original red cloth gilt, corners lightly bumped top and tail spine rubbed, otherwise cloth and gilt clean and bright, very good in unclipped dustrapper, light edgewear, spine sunned, extremities interior of jacket browned, near very good. View more info

The Oakleyites

By: Benson, E.F.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton,

Edition: First Edition

8vo. (1915). First edtion. 318pp. Sproadic light foxing otherwise good. Original blue cloth. Spine slightly faded, a few small marks and extremtities rubbed. Good. View more info

April, A Book of Minor Verse

By: Bensusan, S.L.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, St. Catherine's Press,, 1928

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Presentation Inscription from Author

8vo. 56pp. foreword by L. Cranmer-Byng. Some light sporadic foxing otherwise good. presentation inscription from author. Cream paper boards, irregularly faded with light shelf-wear to extremities otherwise good, gilt lettering bright. View more info

Out in the Wilderness and Other Poems

By: Bonis, Robert

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Ontario, Echo Press, 1933

Inscription: Inscribed By the Author

8vo. 1933. 41pp. with long double page poem in author's hand/ Pages browned otherwise good with owner's name to t.p. Original paper wraps. Faded and a little tatty at edges but good and sound. Scarce. W.c 6 copies US. No COPAC. View more info

In Search of Alice Being the Adventures of William in Underland

By: Bousfield, Guy

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, C and J Temple,

8vo.nd. 169pp. Foxing to e.p.s and fore-edges and light sporadic foxing to text. Good in original grey cloth. Light shelf-wear and bumping to corners,top and tail of spine. Good. D/w chipped, worn, creased and grubby. Fair. Scarce (particularly in d/w). View more info

Rates of Exchange

By: Bradbury, Malcolm

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Arena, 1984

Inscription: Signed by the Author

8vo. 310 pp. ink ownership inscription half title, title page signed by the author, extremities and pages browned, good in original card covers, 'signed copy' in ink on front cover, covers browned, small chip bottom spine, spine faintly creased, crease on front cover, good. View more info

The Modern World: Ten Great Writers

By: Bradbury, Malcolm

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd, 1988

Inscription: Signed by Author

8vo. 1988 reprint, signed by the author, very good in very good original cloth gilt and price-clipped dustwrapper, sunned spine, light shelfwear, good plus. View more info

Drift Weed Verses & Lyrics

By: Burnside, Helen Marion.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co, 1897

Edition: First Edition

8vo.1897 first (and only) edition, Nimuegen printing, 274 pp. uncut, gift inscription on front endpaper, foredges and endpapers browned, light sporadic foxing, inner hinges cracked but sound, good in original green cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, good plus. View more info


By: Burroughs, William S

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Picador, 1986

Edition: First UK Edition

8vo. first UK edition, 1st impression, 122 pp. pages browned otherwise very good in original black cloth, silver foill, light wear only, very good in very good dustwrapper in removable, protectve sleeve. View more info

Down the Road in Belgium A Volley of Verse

By: Cattle, O.G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Antverplae, Privately Printed, 1964

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Author

8vo. 1964. Edition limited to 400 copies signed by the author. 87pp. Very good in original card covers. Light stain to lower board and light shelf-wear otherwise a good copy. View more info