General Antiquarian Books and Literature
HILDER, Rowland Map of Warwickshire
"E.V.B." [BOYLE, Eleanor Vere]. The Peacock's Pleasaunce.
John Lane The Bodley Head. 1908.
8vo., sometime bound in half vellum over green cloth boards, spine with contrasting leather label and gilt decoration, top edge gilt. Frontispiece by the author, with 8 black and white…
- Blank Recipe Book
8vo. In publisher's full leather binding, presented in original box, with glassine wrapper; fore edge to pages slightly embrowned.
“I come,” said he, “to proclaim that there is a land of Three Dimensions.”
ABBOTT, Edwin A. Flatland - A Romance of Many Dimensions.
San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1980.
Tall 4to., (36 x 18cm); aluminium binding by Q-Rolo Sheet Metal Products with title impressed in black to both covers. Housed in a aluminium frame with metal clasp. Fifty-six concertina…
ABERCONWAY, C. The Story of Mr Korah Illustrated by Rex Whistler.
London, Michael Joseph, 1954.
Small 4to. Publisher's grey cloth, backed in red, gilt decoration to lower left corner, and gilt title to spine, with light blue illustrated dust jacket; pp. 42, with three full colour…
ABSE, Dannie Lunchtime.
London: Poem-of-the-Month Club Ltd, printed by The John Roberts Press Ltd. Copyright 1974.
Broadside, 28.2 x 38cm. A single leaf, unmounted. A fine copy. First edition thus, signed by the poet. Originally published as part of the 'Poem-of-the-Month Club' subscription service.
AC DELCO. Calendar advertising spark plugs. Juillet - Septembre 1962.
AC Delco, 1962.
Advertising calendar with full-colour image mounted on acid-free card.
AC DELCO. Woman with Rose: Calendar advertising spark plugs. Avril - Juin 1962.
AC Delco, 1962.
80 x 41cm. Advertising calendar with full-colour image mounted on acid-free card.
ACKROYD, Peter. Thames. Sacred River.
Chatto & Windus. 2007.
8vo., original laminated boards with three quarter length dust wrapper. A fine copy.First edition signed by the author.
ACKROYD, Peter. The Last Testament of Oscar Wilde.
Hamish Hamilton. 1983.
8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. Slight browning to the margins of the text-block as usual, a near fine copy.First edition signed by the author.
ACUTT, D.G.F Brigade in Action
Sherren & Son, Weymouth .
8vo. Original blue cloth, with pictorial dust wrapper; pp. 296; a good copy with some fading to the dust wrapper and a little warping to the front board, past ownership inscription to…
ADAMS, RICHARD The Plague Dogs
London, Allen Lane, 1977.
First Edition. The third book from Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, still on the theme of animal suffering. You'll be pleased to hear, therefore, that he only ramps up his game in…
ADCOCK, Fleur. In Focus.
London: Poem-of-the-Month Club Ltd., printed by The John Roberts Press Ltd. Copyright 1977.
Broadside, 28.2 x 38cm. A single leaf, unmounted. The odd small crease to RH edge, otherwise fine. First edition thus, signed by the poet. Originally published as part of the…
AESCHYLUS & PINDAR. Aeschyli Tragoediae [bound with] Pindari Epinicia.
Lipsiae. Sumptibus Ottonis Holtze. 1877.
Small 8vo., 2 volumes bound as one. Bound in full black straight-grained morocco, a.e.g., the spine with gilt titles and densely gilt in the panels and on the wide bands, the covers with…
AGATE, James. More First Nights.
Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1937.
8vo. Publisher's brown cloth, the gilt-lettering to the spine rubbed, lacking dust jacket; pp. 359, , a bright copy.Inscribed in ink to the recto of the ffep. 'Edith Evans'. A number of…