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OXFAM. OxCrimes.

Profile Books. A Project for Oxfam. 2014.


8vo., original publisher's binding in slipcase.First edition of this anthology of crime short stories, signed limited edition of 150 copies of which 100 are available for sale. 

OxCrimes is introduced by Ian Rankin. The stellar cast of contributors includes Ian Rankin, John Harvey, Maxim Jakubowski, John Connolly, Christopher Fowler, Simon Lewis, James Sallis, Yrsa Sigurdardottir, Anne Zouroudi, Phil Rickman, Mark Billingham, Alexander McCall Smith, Anthony Horowitz, Val McDermid, Peter James, Adrian McKinty, Denise Mina, Louise Welsh, Martyn Waites, George Pelecanos, Neil Gaiman, Stella Duffy, Peter Robinson, Fred Varga, Stuart Neville, Ann Cleeves, and Walter Mosley.

Following the success of OxTales and OxTravels, this collection of crime writing is the latest Oxfam fundraiser, introduced by Britain's greatest crime writer, Ian Rankin, and featuring a compelling cast of suspects.

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Copies of the signed editions of both OxTales (£495) and OxTravels (£250) are also available. Contact Andrew McGeachin to purchase.


A Selection of our Most Interesting Items

ALPINE CLUB. The Alpine Journal, vols. 1-110 [a …

ALPINE CLUB. The Alpine Journal, vols. 1-110 [a complete run].

London: Longmans & the Alpine Club, 1864-2005.


First editions. The backbone of any mountaineering collection, the Alpine Journal is the world's oldest mountaineering journal and its remarkable series of contributers make it a unique …

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ROBERTS, David,  RA (1796-1864) and Louis HAGHE …

ROBERTS, David, RA (1796-1864) and Louis HAGHE. Approach of the Simoon, Desert of Gizeh.

Original hand-coloured lithograph for the subscription edition of David Roberts' Egypt and Nubia, published by F.G. Moon & Son, London, 1846-49.


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DICKENS, Charles. The Pic Nic Papers.  By …

DICKENS, Charles. The Pic Nic Papers. By various hands. Edited by Charles Dickens.

Henry Colburn. 1841.


8vo., 3 volumes sometime bound by Rivière & Son in full dark green morocco, boards with french fillet panel, spines lettered and decorated in gilt, original boards bound in at …

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LEVY, Albert. Repertoire du Gout Moderne. No.1.

LEVY, Albert. Repertoire du Gout Moderne. No.1.

Published by Editions Albert Levy, Paris, 1928. The first of five to be issued between 1928-1932. Loose as issued and in the original portfolio with ties. Forty pochoir-colored plates by Saudé, many heightened with gold & silver, illustrate interior designs by contemporary French architects and designers including Djo-Bourgeois, E. Kohlmann, Francis Jourdain, Jean Luce and Maurice Matet. 323 x 250 mm.


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LEONARDO DA VINCI. The Codex Atlanticus of …

LEONARDO DA VINCI. The Codex Atlanticus of Leonardo Da Vinci.

Firenze, C.E. Giunti-Barbera; New York and London, Johnson Reprint Corporation, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, 1973-1975.


Large folio (610 x 446 mm) Twelve volumes bound in full brown leather, gilt-lettered spines; a total of 2136 colour facsimile plates, reproducing the original drawings to the recto, and …

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