Henry Sotheran Limited
Fine Books and Prints
General Antiquarian Books and Literature
RUSSELL, Lady Rachel. Letters of Lady Rachel Russell; from the Manuscript in the Library at Woburn Abbey to which is prefixed, An Introduction vindicating the Character of Lord Russell against Sir John Dalrymple &c.
Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly. 1773.
4to., contemporary speckled calf with contrasting red label on spine. Binding with a couple of scrapes, headband chipped, joints just starting to crack but sound, a little browning to…
RUTHERFORD, Ernest. Spectrum of the beta rays excited by gamma rays.
Philosophical Magazine. 1914.
8vo. Original brown wrapper; pp 281-286; wrapper fragile, chips to edges, very good. Provenance: presentation copy from Rutherford, inscribed to front wrapper in secretarial hand With E.R.'s…
RUTHERFORD, Lyn. The Creative Cook Traditional Country.
Marks & Spencer, 1992.
Square 4to. Original laminate boards; illustrated with photography by Debbie Patterson; very good.First edition. With a foreword by Arabella Boxer. (HDM)
RUTHERFORD, Ward. Jersey.
Newton Abbot: David & Charles. 1976.
8vo. Original cloth and wrapper; pp. 168, b&w photos; very good.First edition.
RYDER, M.L., R.B. LAND and R. DITCHBURN. Coat colour inheritance in Soay, Orkney and Shetland sheep.
Journal of Zoology 1974.
8vo. Pp. 477-485; very good.Offprint from J. Zool., Lond., 1974, 173.From the library of R.J. Berry.
RYDER, Winona. Reality Bites Signed Film Poster.
100 x 79 cm, signed in black ink by Winona Ryder. Poster for the trendy 1994 comedy directed by Ben Stiller.
RYDON, John. Oysters with Love.
Peter Owen, 1968.
8vo. Original binding in the dust wrapper; with black and white illustrations by Don Roberts; the wrapper is slightly rubbed in areas, otherwise near-fine.First edition. Exclusive recipes…
Folio Society, 1973.
8vo, original cloth, in slip case; lithographs by Virgil Burnett; spine a touch faded but near fine.First edition.
SAINTSBURY, George. George Saintsbury - The Memorial Volume A New Collection of his Essays and Papers.
Methuen & Co., 1946.
8vo. Original red cloth without the dust wrapper; frontispiece portrait; spine is somewhat sunned, gilt dulled, internally clean and bright.Second edition. Published to mark the centenary…
SAINTSBURY, George. Notes on a Cellar-Book. With a New Preface by H.W. Yoxall.
Macmillan and Co, 1978.
8vo., original blue cloth in the dust wrapper, blue top-edge; colour frontispiece; some rubbing and chipping to the extremities of the wrapper, a little rubbing to the binding also…
SAKI. Short Stories.
Folio Society, 1977.
8vo, original decorative boards, in slip case; illustrations by Sir Osbert Lancaster; spine faded but near fine.Second Impression.
SALAMAN, Rena. Meze delicious little dishes from Greece and Lebanon.
Ryland Peters and Small. 2006.
Square 8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. Photography by Peter Cassidy. A fine copy.First edition.
SALINGER, Margaret A.. Dream Catcher. A Memoir.
Washington Square Press. 2000.
8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. A fine copy.First edition of Margaret. Salinger's memoir about her life and growing up with her reclusive father.
SALKOW, Howard. 100 Years of Test Cricket.
Murray Books (Australia), 2008.
Round 4to, original red vinyl boards decorated as a cricket ball; illustrated with numerous black and white and colour photogaphs; near fine.Second printing. A celebration of legends of the game, and the histories of the Test sides.
SALMON, Alice Wooledge. House & Garden Cookbook .
New York. Exeter Books1987.
4to., original cloth with dust wrapper. A near fine copy.First US edition, signed by the author.