Modern First Editions
BERKOFF, Steven. Requiem for Ground Zero.
Steven Berkoff and Amber Lane Press. 2002.
8vo. Original stiff wrappers, night-time photograph of the Twin Towers on front wrapper; pp. 39; a fine copy.First edition, This copy signed by Steven Berkoff. Requiem for Ground Zero was…
BETJEMAN, John. Poems in the Porch.
8vo. Original illustrated wrappers; illustrated with drawings by John Piper; previous owner's inscription, upper wrapper slightly stained, otherwise a very good copy.First edition.
BOWIE, David. Signed photograph
[n.d., c. 1980s.]
24 x 18 cm.An image of the rock star from around the time of Let's Dance, signed by David Bowie in blue ink. Bowie signatures from this period are relatively scarce.
BOWIE, David Subterraneans. The David Bowie Fan Club.
[n.d., 1978 postmark on envelope].
Five A4 sheets printed on one side, black and white reproduction of original album sleeve to The Man Who Sold The World, brown A4 stamped envelope addressed to Simon McEwan, Oxford and…
BOYD, William. Protobiography.
Bridgewater Press. 1998.
8vo. Original green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, a fine copy.First edition, no. 1 of 100 copies in cloth out of limited edition of 138, signed by the author.
BRADBURY, Ray. Beyond 1984: Remembrance of Things Future.
New York: Targ Editions. 1979.
Square 8vo. Original red linen-backed illustrated paper-covered boards, with original white paper dust wrapper and white paper sleeve; two poems and two essays; fine.Number 240 in limited…
BRAUNIG, Werner Rummelplatz. (The German List)
Seagull Books, 2016,
8vo., pp. 528. Black publisher's boards with title in gilt to spine. Extremities ever-so-slightly rubbed, otherwise a fine, clean copy in fine dust wrapper. This novel was written to…
BROOKNER, Anita. A Start in Life.
Jonathan Cape 1981.
8vo., original cloth with price-clipped, with a with new price-sticker,.dust wrapper. A near fine copy.First edition.
BURGESS, Anthony. A Clockwork Orange.
London: Heinemann, 1962.
8vo, black cloth lettered in gilt to spine; original pink pictorial dust-wrapper designed by Barry Trengrove; pp. [x], 196, [ii]; pages very lightly tanned to edges, with very light spotting…
CAREY, Peter. The True History of the Kelly Gang.
Faber and Faber, 2001
8vo., original cloth in dust wrapper; a fine copy.First UK edition with publisher's map of Australia loosely inserted.
CHATWIN, Bruce. In Patagonia.
London, Jonathan Cape, 1977.
8vo. Publisher's blue cloth, with illustrated price-clipped dust wrapper, titled in gilt to spine, and endpapers illustrated in blue; pp. [iv], 204; black and white photographic…
CHRISTIE, Agatha The Early Years. Facsimile editions of her first six books.
Harper Collins. 2007.
8vo., 6 volumes in original cloth with dust wrappers, preserved in original slipcase. A fine set.First editions of these facsimiles of Christie's first six books. Containing The…
CLAVELL, James Gai-Jin. Promotional Sample.
Hodder & Stoughton. 1993.
8vo., original wrappers. A fine copy in publisher's promotional sleeve.A small extract from Clavell's novel sent to booksellers as a sample.
COREN, Michael J.R.R. Tolkien - The Man Who Created The Lord of the Rings
Boxtree, London, 2001.
Small 4to. Original red cloth, gilt title to spine, dust wrapper; pp.136; very good.First UK Edition of this Tolkien biography, which focuses on his family life and scholarly pursuits.
CORNWELL, Bernard. Sharpe's Regiment.
8vo. Green publisher's cloth with lettering in gilt to spine. Original pictorial dustwrapper; usual slight toning to text block, wrapper lightly creased with the odd chip to corners…