Modern First Editions
ALLENDE, Isabel. Portrait in Sepia.
New York. Harper Collins. 2001.
8vo., original cloth backed boards with dust wrapper. A fine copy.First edition, signed by the author.
ALLENDE, Isabel. The Infinite Plan.
New York. Harper Collins. 1991.
8vo., original cloth backed boards with dust wrapper. A fine copy.First trade edition, signed by the author.
AMIS, Kingsley (Contributor) You That Love England; or, Limey, Stay Home (essay) in New World Writing 16.
Philadelphia. Lippincott 1960.
8vo., original card wrappers. A very good copy.First appearance of Amis's essay comparing life in American and Britain. Also includes the first appearance of Thomas Pynchon's Low-Lands.
AMIS, Kingsley. The Alteration.
Jonathan Cape 1976.
8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. Spine of wrapper s little sunned, text block a little browned as usual, otherwise a very good copy.First edition inscribed by Amis to Cyril Ray…
BACHARACH, Burt and Hal DAVID. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
A & M Records Ltd. 1969.
Mounted 445 x 445 mm. Very good condition. Sold with LP.Inscribed in blue pen by Burt Bacharach and Hal David. Bacharach and David wrote the music and lyrics respectively for the…
BALLARD, J.G. Empire of the Sun.
Victor Gollancz. 1984.
8vo. Original black boards; slight marginal embrowning to the poor paper as usual, otherwise a very good copy in a very good dust-jacket.First edition. Steven Spielberg directed the 1987…
BANKS, Iain The Steep Approach to Garbadale.
Little Brown. 2007
8vo., original red cloth lettered in white on spine and in blind on upper board, in original publisher's slipcase.First edition, limited edition of 1000 numbered copies signed by the author.
BARING, Maurice. Sonnets and Short Poems.
Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1906.
8vo., original wrappers. Wrappers darkened, chipped and creased, lower wrapper skilfully reattached, heavy strip of browning to first and last leaf, otherwise a good copy.First edition…
BARNES, Julian. Flaubert's Parrot.
London: Jonathan Cape, 1984.
8vo., original green cloth with lettering and publisher's device to spine; pictorial dust wrapper with photograph of David Hockney's Felicite Sleeping with Parrot, With original…
BATES, H.E. A Crown of Wild Myrtle.
Michael Joseph. 1962.
8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. Spine of wrapper a little dulled, otherwise near fine.First edition.
BATES, H.E. The Great House.
Snake River Press. 1984.
4to. Original morocco-backed paper-covered boards, lettered in gilt on spine; with 3 coloured lithographs by Geoffrey Trenaman, one of which is folding. A very good copy.Limited edition…
BATTERHAM, David. Dear Howard.
BAYLEY, Roberta. Punk.
Amsterdam/New York: Aenigma/Kunst Editions. 2002.
Folio (415 x 286 mm). Original loose sheets with separate spine held together with ribbon, as issued, in original wood and cardboard slipcase with original page from the April 1976 issue…
BEERBOHM, Max. Things New and Old.
William Heinemann. 1923.
4to. Original tan cloth, spine lettered in gilt; coloured frontispiece and 49 black-and-white plates; a very good copy in a little rubbed dust-jacket, the spine of which is reinforced…
BERKOFF, Steven. Greek.
[No publisher or date stated].
8vo. Original stiff wrappers, photographs of the original production on front and back wrapper; pp. 27; a fine copy.First edition, This copy signed by Steven Berkoff. Greek was first…