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  1. Complete set of the Philip Marlowe novels.
    CHANDLER, Raymond. Complete set of the Philip Marlowe novels.

    New York / London : 1938-58

    All first editions, first printings. Chandler's first four novels were first published in America; the last three appeared first in the UK. Learn More
    £12,500.00

    Stock Code: 106986

  2. Liberalism and the Social Problem.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. Liberalism and the Social Problem.

    London : 1909

    First edition, first impression, of this uncommon title which collects speeches by the young Churchill during his Liberal phase, addressing such issues as the conciliation of South Africa, Imperial Preference, Labour Exchanges and Unemployment Insurance Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 108580

  3. Psycho.
    BLOCH, Robert. Psycho.

    New York : 1959

    First edition, first printing. The work was the basis for Hitchcock's seminal film of the same title, released a year after the book was published. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 101725

  4. The African Queen.
    FORESTER, C. S. The African Queen.

    London : 1935

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,650.00

    Stock Code: 98902

  5. Lady Windermere's Fan.
    WILDE, Oscar. Lady Windermere's Fan.

    London : 1893

    First edition, first impression. Wilde's first light comedy, Lady Windermere's Fan was produced at the St. James's Theatre on 20 February 1892. Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 91613

  6. Appointment in Samarra.
    O'HARA, John. Appointment in Samarra.

    New York : 1934

    First edition, first printing in lovely fine binding. Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 86667

  7. The Mask of Dimitrios.
    AMBLER, Eric. The Mask of Dimitrios.

    London : 1939

    First edition, first impression, of this Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone in detective fiction. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 78304

  8. The Castle.
    KAFKA, Franz. The Castle.

    London : 1930

    First edition in English, first impression. The Castle will never attain the fame of its sister The Trial, but in literary terms it is more than a match. This was the first publication in English of any of Kafka's books, preceding English editions of The Trial and Metamorphosis by some seven years. It is far scarcer than either. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 83324

  9. Night Fears and Other Stories.
    HARTLEY, L. P. Night Fears and Other Stories.

    London & New York : 1924

    First edition, first impression, of the author's first published work. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 75396

  10. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
    THOMPSON, Hunter S. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

    New York : 1971

    First edition in book form, first printing. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas was first published in November 1971 as a two part series in Rolling Stone magazine, for which Thompson wrote until his death in 2005. It was adapted into a film of the same name by Terry Gilliam in 1998, featuring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro in the lead roles. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 77905

  11. The Secret Agent.
    CONRAD, Joseph. The Secret Agent.

    1907

    First edition, first impression. One of Conrad's very best works - a stunning novel of detection, espionage and revolution. "The Secret Agent depicts the atmosphere of Edwardian London in a psychological thriller of the anarchist underworld. Conrad's wit and chivalrous magnanimity are at their airiest in this novel." (Connolly) Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 70386

  12. A Passage to India.
    FORSTER, E. M. A Passage to India.

    1924

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 71077

  13. Motor Racing.
    DAVIS, S. C. H. Motor Racing.

    London : 1932

    First edition, first impression, written in hospital by the British racing driver Sammy Davis while recuperating from his spectacular crash at Brooklands in 1931. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 71123

  14. Living.
    GREEN, Henry. Living.

    London & Toronto : 1929

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,675.00

    Stock Code: 71598

  15. Lyrics Pathetic & Humorous from A to Z.
    DULAC, Edmund (illus.) Lyrics Pathetic & Humorous from A to Z.

    London : 1908

    First edition of this humorously poetic alphabet. Learn More
    £3,250.00

    Stock Code: 66581

  16. Under The Net.
    MURDOCH, Iris. Under The Net.

    London : 1954

    First edition, first impression, of the author's first novel. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 48515

  17. Ulysses.
    JOYCE, James. Ulysses.

    London : 1936

    First UK edition. The entire edition was limited to 1,000 copies only, of which this is one of 900 numbered copies. This was the first issue to be entirely produced in Britain, with an appendix with documents relating to the legal history of Ulysses and with a bibliography. Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 47333

  18. Brighton Rock.
    GREENE, Graham. Brighton Rock.

    London : 1938

    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US earlier the same year. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 48052

  19. The Water Babies.
    KINGSLEY, Charles; Warwick Goble (illus.) The Water Babies.

    London : 1909

    First Goble Edition. "Goble moved into the big time in 1909 when he became the resident gift book illustrator for the large publishing firm of Macmillan. The first of his classic de luxe volume in the Macmillan series was The Water Babies, by Charles Kingsley. Containing 32 fine mounted colour plates by Goble, this ranks as one of the most beautiful... Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 38875

  20. Monte Carlo Casino.
    POLOVTSOFF, Pierre. Monte Carlo Casino.

    1937

    First Edition, First Impression, preceding the American edition published the following year. The classic work by the then president of the International Sporting Club. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 40081

  21. Sartoris.
    FAULKNER, William. Sartoris.

    New York : 1929

    First edition, first printing. Sartoris is a revised version of Faulkner's Flags in the Dust, the full text of which was not published until 1973. It was the first of Faulkner's tales set in Yoknapatawpha County, and introduces many of the characters that appear in his later works Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 29322

  22. Go Down, Moses and other stories.
    FAULKNER, William. Go Down, Moses and other stories.

    New York : 1942

    First edition, first printing of Faulkner's third collection of short stories. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 36186

  23. Pylon.
    FAULKNER, William. Pylon.

    New York : 1935

    First edition, first printing, limited issue. Number 310 of 310 copies only signed by the author; one of Faulkner's smallest limitations. Learn More
    £1,925.00

    Stock Code: 26303

  24. The Mysterious Mr. Quin.
    CHRISTIE, Agatha. The Mysterious Mr. Quin.

    London : 1930

    First edition, first impression. A collection of short stories featuring the characters of Mr Satterthwaite, a socialite, and the eponymous Mr Quin. Learn More
    £1,575.00

    Stock Code: 27137

  25. The BFG.
    DAHL, Roald. The BFG.

    London : 1982

    First edition, first impression. A wonderful example of the Chelsea Bindery's work. Dahl's fantastical tale was expanded from a short story within his 1975 book Danny, the Champion of the World. A film adaptation, directed by Steven Spielberg, was released in 2016. Learn More
    £3,250.00

    Stock Code: 132372

  26. My African Journey.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. My African Journey.

    London : 1908

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 120930

  27. The Informer.
    O'FLAHERTY, Liam. The Informer.

    London : 1925

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 70385

  28. The Third Man and The Fallen Idol.
    GREENE, Graham. The Third Man and The Fallen Idol.

    London : 1950

    First edition, first impression. The Third Man was written in eight weeks as "the screen treatment that Greene created as a first step in the production of the film version, which appeared in 1949 and which won first prize at the Cannes film festival" (ODNB). Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 137498

  29. Brideshead Revisited.
    WAUGH, Evelyn. Brideshead Revisited.

    London : 1945

    First edition, first impression. Waugh himself referred to this novel a number of times as his magnum opus; however, in 1950 he wrote to Graham Greene stating "I re-read Brideshead Revisited and was appalled." Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 135377

  30. A Child's Garden of Verses.
    STEVENSON, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses.

    London : 1885

    First edition, one of 1,000 copies published. Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 132801

  31. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes.
    DOYLE, Arthur Conan. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes.

    London : 1927

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 133516

  32. Jamaica Inn.
    DU MAURIER, Daphne. Jamaica Inn.

    London : 1936

    First edition, first impression. Jamaica Inn was Du Maurier's first book, and her strengths in "narrative drive and the evocation of atmosphere" made it an instant best-seller and later a successful film (ODNB). Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 85173

  33. The Water Babies. A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby.
    KINGSLEY, Charles; Warwick Goble (illus.) The Water Babies. A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby.

    London : 1910

    First octavo edition of Goble's Water Babies, following the quarto edition of the previous year. "Goble moved into the big time in 1909 when he became the resident gift book illustrator for the large publishing firm of Macmillan. The first of his classic de luxe volumes in the Macmillan series was The Water Babies, by Charles Kingsley. Containing 32... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 31785

  34. On Her Majesty's Secret Service.
    FLEMING, Ian. On Her Majesty's Secret Service.

    London : 1963

    First edition, first impression. This is the eleventh book in the James Bond series, featuring a reappearance of Blofeld and SPECTRE. It was adapted for film in 1969, featuring George Lazenby. Learn More
    £875.00

    Stock Code: 138589

  35. Rip Van Winkle.
    RACKHAM, Arthur (illus.); IRVING, Washington. Rip Van Winkle.

    London : 1905

    First Rackham edition. Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 35892

  36. The Wind in the Willows.
    SHEPARD, E. H. (illus.); GRAHAME, Kenneth. The Wind in the Willows.

    London : 1931

    First Shepard edition, the first illustrated edition of this children's classic, which was first published in 1908. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 127194

  37. Lucky Jim.
    AMIS, Kingsley. Lucky Jim.

    London : 1953

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 102290

  38. Lolita.
    NABOKOV, Vladimir. Lolita.

    Paris : 1955

    First edition, first impression, of one of the most notorious books published in the 20th century, published three years before the American edition and four before the London. Learn More
    £3,850.00

    Stock Code: 96183

  39. A Child's Garden of Verses.
    ROBINSON, Charles (illus.); STEVENSON, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses.

    London : 1896

    First Charles Robinson edition. A Child's Garden of Verses was originally published in 1885. Learn More
    £1,850.00

    Stock Code: 132890

  40. The Sword in The Stone.
    WHITE, T. H. The Sword in The Stone.

    London : 1938

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 131983

  41. The Hundred and One Dalmatians.
    SMITH, Dodie. The Hundred and One Dalmatians.

    Melbourne, London, Toronto : 1956

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 72239

  42. Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph.
    LAWRENCE, T. E. Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph.

    London : 1935

    First trade edition, first impression, published by Cape immediately following Lawrence's death. It is O'Brien's so-called "Third English Edition," following the Oxford Times edition of 1922 (of which there were eight copies), and the 1926 Cranwell edition (limited to 211 copies, 170 only designated complete). Learn More
    £1,575.00

    Stock Code: 130998

  43. Ian Hamilton's March.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. Ian Hamilton's March.

    London : 1900

    First edition, first impression, the second of Churchill's two books describing his daring exploits during the South African War. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 130543

  44. Main Street.
    LEWIS, Sinclair. Main Street.

    New York : 1920

    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 122949

  45. Savrola.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. Savrola.

    London : 1900

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,650.00

    Stock Code: 117742

  46. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
    ROWLING, J. K. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.

    London : 2003

    First edition of the fifth Harry Potter novel, a sparkling example of the Chelsea Bindery's work. Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 116758

  47. Stories from The Arabian Nights.
    DULAC, Edmund (illus.); HOUSMAN, Laurence. Stories from The Arabian Nights.

    London : 1907

    First Dulac edition with the plates bound in at the back. Dulac's work rivalled Rackham's in popularity and was largely confined to deluxe editions. Among the popular stories included in this edition is Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 111583

  48. Wise Blood.
    O'CONNOR, Flannery. Wise Blood.

    New York : 1952

    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 109887

  49. Royal Yachts.
    GAVIN, C. M. Royal Yachts.

    London : 1932

    First edition, one of 1,000 copies. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 109722

  50. The Long Good-bye.
    CHANDLER, Raymond. The Long Good-bye.

    London : 1953

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 109104

  51. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog.
    THOMAS, Dylan. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog.

    Dent, : 1940

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 107707

  52. Flying Colours.
    FORESTER, C. S. Flying Colours.

    Boston : 1939

    First US edition. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the binder's front blank "To Mr. A. R. W. Robertson gratefully for kindness received in British Guinea, from C. S. Forester." Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 106985

  53. The Lorax.
    SEUSS, Dr. The Lorax.

    New York : 1971

    First edition, first issue. Seuss's environmental masterpiece. Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 101765

  54. Children and Gardens.
    JEKYLL, Gertrude. Children and Gardens.

    London : 1908

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 95223

  55. The Sleeping Beauty.
    RACKHAM, Arthur (illus.); EVANS, C. S. The Sleeping Beauty.

    London : 1920

    First trade edition. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 94962

  56. Light in August.
    FAULKNER, William. Light in August.

    New York : 1932

    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 89380

  57. The Inheritors.
    GOLDING, William. The Inheritors.

    London : 1955

    First edition, first impression. With the author's signed presentation inscription on the title page "For Michael Curtis with best wishes from William Golding." Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 85188

  58. Typhoon
    CONRAD, Joseph. Typhoon

    London : 1903

    First UK edition, first issue. Learn More
    £1,375.00

    Stock Code: 77758

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