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SOME ECCENTRICS AND A WOMAN

By: "Cue",

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1911

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: H705


286 [2]pp. 9 plates including coloured frontis.Charcaters form the Regency period. Little foxing and browned spine otherwise a sound copy View more info

DICKENS

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Minerva: 1991

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: CG165


1256pp. Illus. cover [rubbed to the edges]. A good reading copy. margins a trifle age-toned. Tight binding and illustrated with plates. View more info

DAVID LIVINGSTONEThe Weaver Boy who became a Missionary

By: Adams, H.G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1892

Edition: 23rd Edition

Seller ID: Pa295


306pp, iv pub. ads. Original dec. grey boards depicting a Lion and a man fighting. Lovely clean binding with a.e.g. Front free end paper missing, titles and margins foxed. View more info

SACRED ALLEGORIES : The Shadow of the Cross; The Distant Hills; The Old Man's Home; The King's Messengers

By: Adams, Rev. W.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Rivingtons: 1855

Edition: third ediiton reprinted

Seller ID: Q464


xviii, 385pp. Frontis. portrait and a engraved view of Bonchurch, Isle of Wight. Original full polished calf with fine gilt dec. compartments to spine. Raised bands and morocco label. A lovely item. Neat inscription dated 1862 in memory of Charles Green. A trifle foxed View more info

SIR ROGER DE COVERLY

By: Addison, Joseph. Steele, Sir Richard and Budgell, Eustace

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1182


158pp, with sketches from wood gravings throughout. Glossary and notes from 149- 158pp. Brown spine and marbled paper binding. Green top edge. View more info

THE LETTERS OF KINGSLEY AMIS

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Talk Miramax Books: 2001

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: MH019


1212pp. Pictorial white d.j. [rubbed]. No inscriptions. View more info

A LOST COMMANDER: FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

By: Andrews, Mary Raymond Shipman

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1933

Edition: original edition

Seller ID: Le455


299pp. Black buckram with Green blocked gilt dec. titles. Attractive green and gilt dec. end-papers. Copyright dated 1929. Title-page date 1933. View more info

ONE-LEG

By: Anglesey The Marquess of

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1135


428pp, with 35 illustrations.The life and letters of Henry William Paget, First Marquess of Anglesey, 1768-1854. Sources notes from 389-413pp and Index from 417- 428pp. Yellow cloth spine and blue paper binding with gilt inlay family crest. Corners a little bumped. View more info

MARGARET, THE PEARL OF NAVARRE: A Narrative compiled from Authentic Sources

By: Anon

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Oliphant:

Seller ID: H509


ND [ school prize label dated 1883]202 [6 pub. cat.] pp, frontis. A lovely clean copy with green buckram binding, embossed in gilt block and black design. All edges gilt. No wear or fading. Corners trifle rubbed. View more info

VICTORIA THE GOOD QUEEN AND EMPRESS

By: Anon.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Gardner, Darton & Co.: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: C577


96pp. Vellum. Minature edition, 3x2.5 inches. Front board damaged in top corner and lacks rear free-end paper otherwise a nice copy. 14 photographic plates View more info

THE WHISPERING GALLERY

By: Anon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head Ltd.: 1926

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: E185


258pp,' Leaves from a diplomat's diary' View more info

FORSTER COUNTRY

By: Ashby, Margaret.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire., Flaunden Press.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB902


176pp, with 56 illustrations and a map on the endpapers View more info

EDITH WHARTON A Woman in Her Time

By: Auchincloss, Louis

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1972

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: CF197


191pp. A pictorial biography. Tipped-in frontis. portrait. Illus. throughout. The edges of the d.j. have curled and the clear laminate surface is damaged. This is appears to be a production problem. The book and contents are fine. No inscriptions but a signed letter to Nina [Bawden] from her agents who had sent her the book. View more info

LADY BEACONSFIELD AND HER TIMES.

By: Baily, F.E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1935

Edition: Third Impreesion.

Seller ID: BB760


316pp, with 15 illustrations. Foxing to page edges and preliminaries also mark on spine otherwise a tight copy View more info

The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton

By: Barrington, Mrs Russell

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1906

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: S409


2 volumes complete. 310;407pp. 82 +79 Colour and b/w plates tipped-in on grey paper, with captioned tissue guards. Both errata slips bound in. Original dec. blue cloth. Uncut edges. Some foxing to end-papers. IN NEED OF RE-BACKING. Back strips loose but present. The cloth on this book is very prone to deteriortaing and is often found in a poor condition. Sun damage seems to cause the cloth to spit easily. A good reading/reference copy but well worth re-backing or re-bin... View more info

THE JOURNAL OF MARIE BASHKIRTSEFF

By: Bashkirtseff, Marie

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company, Limited: 1891

Seller ID: P290


xxxiii, 694, [16 pub. ads. dated 7G-12 92] pp. Translated with an introduction by Mathilde Blind. Frontis. portrait and another portrait plate. Facsimile letter. Nice engraved bookplate of Flora and Henry Webley and Henry Webley signature dated 1893.Original olive green cloth. Originally published two volumes this was the 'cheap' one volume edition [pub. at 7/6]. A nice tight copy with a slightly grubby buckram binding. No wear. View more info

ENRICHETTA WOMAN OF GODThe life of Mother Enrichetta Dominici, Superior of the Institute of the Sisters of St Ann

By: Bea, Fernando

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Catholic Book Club: 1979

Seller ID: V019


237pp. Pictoral d.j. by Barbara Lawrence. Orig. pub. in Italian in 1977 View more info

GEORGE WASHINGTON

By: Bedoyere, Micheal De La

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd: 1935

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: E184


304pp, 'an English judgement' b&w illustrations View more info

JOSEPHINE BUTLER Flame of Fire

By: Bell, E. Moberly

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1962

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: V182


268pp. 5 plates inc. frontis. A biography. A nice copy but in a damaged d.j. View more info

DORA GREENWELL

By: Bett, Henry

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press: 1950

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: T323


80pp. Dora Greenwell was a devotional writer of the nineteenth century from Lanchester, County Durham. [1821-1882]. Frontis. portrait by 'Hastings'. View more info