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An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope

By: N/A

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, Printed for M Cooper: 1756

Seller ID: 002369


In depth study of Pope and his works, printed for M Cooper at the Globe in Pater Noster Row London 334 pages first volume only, complete in itself, bound in full leather binding rubbed on edges. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Literature and History a New Journal for the Humanities

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thames Polytechnic: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002516


A journal published by thames Polytechnic UK discussing literature and the humanities, contributions from various people. This is number 1 March 1975 articles on Mrs Gaskell and the nature of social change, the mythic sorrows of Charles Dickens, Thomas Hardy's Wistlesness and more plus reviews on various works. 118 pges card covers in very bright condition SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Literature and History a New Journal for the Humanities

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thames Polytechnic: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002517


A journal published by thames Polytechnic UK discussing literature and the humanities, contributions from various people. This is number 2 October 1975 articles on Barnaby Rudge - A Historical Novel? Marxism and literary theory, Smollett and the logic of domination and more plus reviews on various works. 136 pages card covers in very bright condition SEE IMAGE DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Dublin Magazine Spring 1968

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Ireland, New Square Publications Limited: 1968

Seller ID: 005153


This copy of the Dublin magazine is Volume 7 Number 1 Spring 1968. Contains a tribute to Patrick Kavanagh and articles by Patrick Boyle, Bryan Guiness, Kathleen Raine and others, 104 pages in bright, clean condition, outer card covers are faded on edges and there is an ink arrow pointing to the name Bryan Guinesson front cover. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Story of Enid and Geraint

By: N/A

Price: £58.00

Publisher: London, E Moxon and Co:

Seller ID: 005268


This tale told from the ancient Welsh,Norman,German and Scandinavian legends with nine full page illustrations by Gustave Dore. 216 pages in overall clean condition with some browning to the edges of a few pages, inked name of previous owner on inside front board and on title page dated 18?? looks to end in 6 cannot make out other number. Edges of pages are gold, outer covers are rubbed and worn especially on spine, book is complete but several pages are loose. HEAVY BOO... View more info

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The Leisure Hour

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Leisure Hour: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005813


Excellent copy of this book from 1890 with 860 pages of reding to while away the hours in 1890. Articles on household management, historical events, travel and stories with many B/w illustrations. HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Light foxing to first and last few pages and outer edges of pages. Outer decorative boards are lightly rubbed on edges,few light marks on rear, a sound bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUES... View more info

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The English Review Vol VI September-December 1846

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006007


A review of books for this period 499 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board, another name in pencil on first blank page. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VII March-June 1847

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006008


A review of books for this period 510 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VIII September-December 1847

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006009


A review of books for this period 5189 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co:

Seller ID: 006762


Beautifully illustrated book of the Adventures of Baron Munchausen, 104 pages in overall bright clean condition just some browning to last page of text and title page , not dated but neat ink inscription of former owner on front endpaper dated 1893. there are 18 full page, full colour chromolithograph illustrations, all present as listed. No dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are rubbed and worn on edges and corners, spine has been professionaly respined with origina... View more info

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The Child's Companion and Juvenile Instructor New Series

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008056


Original publication from 1858 with colour frontispiece and several B/w illustrations, 380 pages in overall clean condition just occasional small foxing spots. NO dustwrapper.leather spine and corners with marbelled boards.a little worn to edges and cornersspine has light wear and slightly faded. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

The Art of Autobiography in 19th and 20th Century England

By: A. O. J. Cockshut

Price: £10.95

Publisher: London, Yale University Press: 1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000631


A critical study of autobiographers and their works, those from whom examples are taken are Boswell, Byron, Bertrand Russell, J. R. Ackerley, Stephen Spender and others. 222pp book and wrapper are near fine with very slight fading to spine. View more info

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The Life of St George

By: Alexander Barclay

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005955


Reprint published for the Early English Text Society, 120 pages plus 8 pages with details of the Early English Text Society, pages are very bright and clean, the outer boards are very bright and clean the book looks as if it has just been published. original glassine wrapper is a little worn on edges with tiny losses, this has kept the book in beautiful condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Book of Khalid

By: Ameen F Rihani

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Lebanon, Librairie Du Liban: 2000

Edition: Sixth Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 007747


Sixth edition of this book sub titled the 20th century key to Arab American literature, 364 pages in very bright clean condition, several B/w illustrations by Kahlil Gibran,all present. Dustwrapper is also bright and clean, not price clipped. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Case Against Andrew Fane

By: Anthony Gilbert

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, W Collins Sons and Co Ltd for the Crime Club Ltd: 1931

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 004392


First edition of this crime novel by Anthony Gilbert, 252 pages plus 4 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just a few light brown spots to outer edges of pages and on the occassional page very light indeed. Neat ink name of former owner on front endpaper. Outer boards a little rubbed and worn on one corner, lettering and background of spine faded. Though not perfect a sound copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Wherever the Fates May Fall

By: Bill Randle

Price: £29.99

Publisher: Bromley UK, Independent Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition First Private Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007692


First edition of this novel of the RAF in the Second World War, privately printed by the author , SIGNED by him on rear of front endpaper, With best wishes Bill Randle. 236 pages in very bright clean condition just some light browning to edges of first and last couple of pages. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, small indentation to spine of wrapper and book, minor blemish. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON R... View more info

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Two Peniless Princesses

By: Charlotte M Yonge

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1891

Seller ID: 002591


Historical novel set in Scotland, 263 pages plus 44 pages of book adverts numbered 7/50/9/92. Attractive gold embossed blue cloth covers, School Board of London prize certificate on inside cover and attendance prize stamp rear of title page, little browning to endpapers and outer edges of pages but not inside. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Perfumed Garden of the Cheikh Nefzaoui

By: Cheikh Nefzaoui

Price: £245.00

Publisher: London, Cosmopoli for the Kama Shastra Society: 1886

Edition: First Private Circulation Edition

Seller ID: 007803


First revised and corrected edition of this work, printed for private circulation for the Kama Shastra Society London in 1886.Contains 256 pages in bright clean condition except for last page and half title page which are browned see images, endpapers have light foxing. NO dustwrapper, outer vellum boards are a little dusty from age. Overall a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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A Sleep of Prisoners a Play

By: Christopher Fry SIGNED

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007681


Second impression of this play by Christopher Fry, published July 1951 SIGNED by him on title page dated 1983. Contains 51 pages in very bright clean condition just some browning to endpapers where dustwrapper flaps have lain, dustwrapper is bright just some light browning to extreme edges and slightly darker on spine price clipped to front flap. A nice example of this book espacially with signature SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Summer Things

By: Connoly, Joseph SIGNED

Price: £14.99

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 007054


First paper back edition of this comedy novel by Joseph Connolly, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by him on title page To my dear friend Al... W...... Jo Connolly. 371pages in very bright clean condition, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info