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Jo's Boys and how they turned out

By: Alcott, L.M.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Studley Press, London & Ewell: 1947

Edition: Children's Classics edition

Seller ID: 20044

Condition: Good


Owner's name on front pastedown. View more info

Giant Land

By: anon. [Swift, J.]

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Collins: n.d.

Seller ID: 21662

Condition: Fair


Advert for Wright's Coal Tar soap on front pastedown; pages heavily tanned, cover soiled. Rrear hinge split externally. View more info

The Chapbook I

By: Armstrong, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Zora Press [inferred]: 1996

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6039

Condition: V.g.


The first compilation of a series, a ransack of things which illuminate life or reveal peculiar darknesses. No imprint, but later issues attest to the identity of the publisher. 28 pp. View more info

The Chapbook II

By: Armstrong, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Privately published; Zora Press [inferred]: n.d. (c. 1995)

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6040

Condition: V.g.


The second compilation of a series, a ransack of things which illuminate life or reveal peculiar darknesses. No imprint, but later issues attest to the identity of the publisher. 22 pp. View more info

The Chapbook III

By: Armstrong, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Zora Press, Hatfield: 1996

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6041

Condition: V.g.


The third compilation of a series, a ransack of things which illuminate life or reveal peculiar darknesses. This is the first issue to include the identity of the publisher. 18 pp. View more info

The Chapbook VI

By: Armstrong, Alan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Zora and the Van Zora Press, Hatfield: 1999

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6043

Condition: V.g.


The sixth (and possibly last) compilation of a series, a ransack of things which illuminate life or reveal peculiar darknesses. Coloured cover by Fritz Janschka. 235, (1) pp. View more info

Essays in criticism, second series

By: Arnold, M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London: 1900

Edition: Reprint of 1888 edition

Seller ID: 21651

Condition: V.g.


Spine slightly sunned, ffep torn and repaired. View more info

Ten poems about sheep

By: Astley, N. (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Candlestick Press: 2012

Edition: 1st edition, reprinted

Seller ID: 17755

ISBN: 1907598111

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. 23 pp. View more info

Het dichteroog in de Engelse letterkunde

By: Bachrach, A.G.H.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Noord-Hollansche Uitgevers Mattschappij: 1953

Seller ID: 11728

Condition: V.g.


Inaugural speech. 30 pp. View more info

Essays and other writings of Francis Bacon

By: Bacon, Francis; edited by Richard Wilson

Price: £5.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons: 1937

Edition: Reprint, first published in this edition in 1924; The Kings Treasuries of Liverature, no. 106

Seller ID: 1693

Condition: Fair


Fair, speckled with paint, waterstain on rear cover. Owner's signature on p. 25. 256 pp., with pencil notes throughout, ink notes on rear e.p. View more info

A Mine of Faults

By: Bain, F.W.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: James Parker, Oxford & London: 1909

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 12632

Condition: Good


Fore-edge of front board bumped; slight foxing to first few prelims. and t.p., not affecting frontispiece. View more info

The Descent of the Sun

By: Bain, F.W.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: James Parker, Oxford & London: 1903

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 12633

Condition: Good


Cover sl. soiled, light foxing to prelims. xvi, 106, (2) pp. View more info

The witch of Pendle: a play of Tudor days

By: Baxter, J.D.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., London: n.d. [1909]

Seller ID: 555

Condition: V.g.


Printed in Blackburn, Lancashire by J. & J. Toulmin, Times printing works, Northgate, this rare play should appeal to Spenser enthusiasts. It involves a cast of characters ranging from Queen Elizabeth the First to Edmund Spenser himself. Also appearing are the Witch, Gammer Gray, Dame Dyneley the widow, and of course Rose Dyneley. There is the inevitable astrologer and alchymist, Dr Dee, and the exuberant Tristram Magnificenza, an adventurer and follower of Raleigh. There are some other minor characters, and Moll and Tibb, serving maids, complete the cast. The play opens at Dyneley manor-house... View more info

History of modern philosophy

By: Benn, A.W.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Watts & Co., London: 1935

Edition: Thinker's Library no. 10, 4th impression of 1st edition thus

Seller ID: 10978

Condition: V.g.


A tidy copy. 150, (2) pp. [advertisement for the Rationalist Press Association]. View more info

The Bront‘s

By: Bentley, Phyllis

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Home & Van Thal: 1947

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 9497

Condition: V.g.


Dated inscription by author on ffep. Cover very lightly soiled. 114 pp. View more info

Summoned by bells

By: Betjeman, J.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: John Murray, London: 1960

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19470

Condition: V.g.


Jacket chipped and torn and with a small water spot on spine. (5), 111 pp. Internally fine, though half-title has slight browning; printed on attractive laid paper manufactured by Henry Bruce & Sons, Currie.. View more info

The Spectator, a new edition (vols, 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 and 8 only)

By: Bisset, R.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: G. Robertson: 1793

Seller ID: 21734

Condition: Good


Cover worns, hinges cracked but holding. Subtitled the lives of the authors. Contents date from the second decade of the eighteenth century. The 'me too' movement is recorded in no. 79, date May 31st, 1711 where I [B.D.] have received many letters of late from my female correspondents, most of whom are very angry with me for abridging their pleasures... View more info

Blair's Grave, Gray's Elegy, Porteus on Death, and Dodd's Prison Thoughts

By: Blair, R.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Scott, Webster and Geary: 1837

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21653

Condition: V.g.


All edges gilt; miniature book, no inscriptions. View more info

Alexander Pushkin

By: Bloom, Harold (ed.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Chelsea House: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 3177

ISBN: 1 55546 273 1

Condition: As new


Published in the series 'modern critical views', this is a collection of critical essays on the poetry and prose of Alexander Pushkin, including several Russian authors, Poggioli and Bayley. viii, 231 pp. View more info

The Romany Rye: a sequel to Lavengro

By: Borrow, George

Price: £8.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1914

Edition: Reprint of 6th edition (1900)

Seller ID: 7987

Condition: Good


Edge wear to jacket, sl. foxing to fore-edge. xxv, 403 pp. View more info