SHIEL, M. P.
SHIEL, M. P. Prince Zaleski.
London : 1895First edition, number seven in Lane's Keynotes series. The Keynotes Series, comprising 33 novels and short story collections, was published in a distinctive format, featuring Aubrey Beardsley's cover designs and embellishments, by John Lane between 1893 and 1897; Beardsley produced the designs for 22 Keynotes volumes while he was working on The... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 137109
SHIEL, M. P. The Lord of the Sea.
London : 1901First edition, first impression, of a key Shiel mystery in which the world's seaways are ruled by an English farmer. This is the preferred issue with the initial blank extant. The Lord of the Sea was an immediate literary sensation, thanks to its "grandiose sweep of imagination, the vigour and inventiveness of its prose, and Shiel's surreal images of... Learn More£875.00
Stock Code: 94142
SHIEL, M. P. The Isle of Lies.
London : First edition, first impression, first issue binding. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Reginald Palmer, from the author, 3rd March '09, 3 Grafton Mews, Duke's Rd., WC". Learn More£375.00
Stock Code: 77819
SHIEL, M. P. Cold Steel.
London : 1929Third edition, first impression of this novel which was first published in the UK in 1899. A historical novel set in the reign of Henry VIII. The publisher's retained copy with their stamp to the front panel of the dust jacket and the front pastedown. Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 93751
SHIEL, M. P. The Invisible Voices.
London : 1935First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "Harold Taves from M. P. Shiel. Christmas, 1935. 'L'Abri', New Rd., Worthing Rd., Horsham, Sussex, England." Taves was a correspondent of Shiel's who worked with the poet Edward Doro to sell Shiel's novels to Hollywood. He later owned a bookstore in Seattle and sold... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 68836