SOUTHERN RAILWAY. Ashford Works Centenary.

The Baynard Press, 1947.

£48

8vo. Green paper wrappers; pp.48; very good.The centenary publication celebrating ten years of locomotive and industrial activity at the 'Ashford Works', heavily illustrated with photographic examples and explanatory diagrams.

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SOUTHERN, R.W. The Shape and Substance of Academic History. An Inaugural Lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 2 November 1961.

Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1961.

£48

8vo., original printed wrappers. Wrappers a little faded otherwise a very good copy.First edition. With an autograph letter signed by Southern to Bevis Hillier tipped in the front wrapper…

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SOUTHEY, Robert. Life of Nelson.

Folio Society, 1963.

£30

8vo, original cloth gilt, in slip case; illustrated with black and white portraits and maps; apinw faded but otherwise near fine.Third impression.

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SOUTHWOOD, T.R.E. Life of the Wayside and…

SOUTHWOOD, T.R.E. Life of the Wayside and Woodland.

Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. 1963.

£40

8vo. Original cloth and wrapper; pp. xii + 290, colour and b&w photos; very good.Revised edition of T.A. Coward's original 1923 work, only edition thus. A seasonal guide to Britain's fauna and flora.

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SPARK, Muriel Territorial Rights

London, Macmillan, 1979.

£58

8vo. Original green cloth, gilt lettered spine, illustrated dust wrapper; pp. 240; very good.First Edition. From the library of Stephen Spender, with a facsimile of his John Craxton bookplate.

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SPEAIGHT, George. The History of the English Puppet Theatre.

Boston. Publishers Plays Inc, 1969.

£78

8vo, original rec cloth with price-clipped and slightly torn and creased dust wrapper.; illustrated in colour and black and white; a very good copy.First US edition that came out at the same…

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SPEAIGHT, George. The History of the English…

SPEAIGHT, George. The History of the English Puppet Theatre.

Robert Hale, 1990.

£40

8vo, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated in black and white; a near-fine copy.Second edition.

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SPEED, F. Maurice. Film Review.

SPEED, F. Maurice. Film Review.

Macdonal & Co., 1954-55.

£30

4to, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with numerous photographs; very good in used jacket.First edition. A review of the year in cinema.

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SPEED, Lancelot A Sojourn in the Highlands

SPEED, Lancelot A Sojourn in the Highlands

Penrith, David A.H. Grayling, 1996.

£40

4to. Original red cloth, gilt stamped with antler deisgn to upper cover, in translucent wrapper as issued; pp. [viii], 104, [16, cartoons]; near fine, a few slight marks of use to wrapper…

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SPEEDY, Tom. Natural History of Sport in…

SPEEDY, Tom. Natural History of Sport in Scotland with Rod and Gun.

William Blackwood and Sons. 1920.

£150

Royal 8vo. Original green cloth lettered in gilt on spine with gilt vignette on upper cover; pp. xxviii + 440, portrait frontispiece and numerous other illustrations by J.G. Millais…

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SPENCER, Raine, Countess (text) and John, Earl SPENCER (photographs). The Spencers on Spas.

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1983.

£48

4to, original boards, in dust-jacket; illustrated with colour and black and white; near fine.First edition. ~b~Inscribed on the title-page by John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer and Raine…

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SPENDER, Stephen & David HOCKNEY China Diary

London, Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1982.

£68

4to. Original red cloth, with pictorial dust wrapper; pp.200; dust wrapper a little faded, otherwise a very good copy.First Edition. From the library of Stephen Spender, with a facsimile of his John Craxton bookplate.

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SPENDER, Stephen Forward From Liberalism

SPENDER, Stephen Forward From Liberalism

London, Victor Gollancz, 1947.

£50

8vo. Original orange wrappers, printed in black; pp.296; a little external wear, with a past ownership inscription on front free endpaper, but overall a sturdy, complete and striking…

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SPENDER, STEPHEN In Irina's Garden with Henry Moore's sculpture

London, Thames & Hudson Ltd., 1986.

£58

4to. Original green cloth in photographic illustrated dust wrapper; pp. 128; dust wrapper lightly worn, otherwise a near fine copy.Author's own copy. Spender was friends with Moore, and…

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SPITTING IMAGE. The Appallingly Disrespectful…

SPITTING IMAGE. The Appallingly Disrespectful Spitting Image Book.

Faber & Faber, 1985.

£20

4to. Original printed wrappers; profusely illustrated; a near-fine copy.First edition.

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