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  1. 38828
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 38828

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  2. 78226comp
    Inscribed by the author on the half-title: "For Rita Hagemon with best wishes Dwight D. Eisenhower." Eisenhower's account of his war, widely thought to be one of the finest American military biographies, the NY Times considering that it gave "the reader true insight into the most difficult part of a commander's life." This... Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 78226

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  3. 46104
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 46104

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  4. 37511
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 37511

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  5. 94962
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 94962

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  6. 33021
    New and Revised Edition. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 33021

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  7. 83157
    First edition, first impression. Jamaica Inn was Du Maurier's first book, and her strengths in "narrative drive and the evocation of atmosphere" (ODNB) made it an instant best-seller and later a successful film. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 83157

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  8. 77734
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 77734

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  9. Men Without Women.
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 40090

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  10. 32201comp
    Large paper edition, number 22 of 365 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 32201

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  11. The Hundred and One Dalmatians.

    The Hundred and One Dalmatians.

    Melbourne, London, Toronto: 1956

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 72239

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  12. 28033
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,650

    Stock Code: 28033

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  13. 28017
    First edition, first impression, the second of Churchill's two books describing his daring exploits during the South African War. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 28017

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  14. 38689
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 38689

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  15. 48052
    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US earlier the same year. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 48052

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  16. 120928
    First UK edition. The author's second novel and one of the great rarities of 20th century Australian literature. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 120928

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  17. 46292
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 46292

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  18. 117385comp
    Signed limited edition, number 381 of 500 numbered copies signed by the artist. Barrie asked Rackham to illustrate not the play Peter Pan (which remained unpublished until 1928) but make a new book from those chapters from The Little White Bird (1902) that had first introduced the character. Learn More
    £6,000

    Stock Code: 117385

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  19. 117368comp
    Signed limited edition of 500 copies, of which this is number 45, signed by the artist. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 117368

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  20. 116919
    First editions, first printings, of the complete series of Hammett's seminal full-length detective novels. As usual The Glass Key is the first American edition; the first impression was printed in London in the same year during Knopf's ill-fated attempt to break into the British market and is scarce. Learn More
    £12,500

    Stock Code: 116919

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  21. Eloise in Paris
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 113555

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  22. Lady and The Tramp.
    First edition. Inspired by Greene's short story "Happy Dan, the Whistling Dog" which was bought by Disney in the early 1940s and subsequently turned into the popular animated feature film in 1955, this novelization of the film version was published at Disney's insistence two years before the film to familiarize the audience... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 96562

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  23. .
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 97200

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  24. Garden Ornament.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 96866

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  25. Annuals & Biennials.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 95232

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  26. 95230
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 95230

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  27. 89359
    Limited edition of 1000 copies of which this is number 514. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 89359

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  28. Children and Gardens.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 95223

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  29. 90585
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 90585

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  30. 91613
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 91613

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  31. 89380
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 89380

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  32. 90269
    First Edition, First Printing. Parrish was especially well-served here by a beautifully printed volume with superbly done colour reproductions. The publisher spared no expense, and priced the book at 10.00, a very high price for the day. Learn More
    £3,500

    Stock Code: 90269

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  33. 90254
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper "To Sam & Lillian, affectionately Jimmy Farrell." Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 90254

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  34. 88956
    First Edition, First Printing. Roald Dahl's first book and his only collaboration with Walt Disney, The Gremlins was written as a promotional device for a feature-length Disney animation that was never produced, partly because the studio could not establish firm copyright in the "gremlin" characters (Dahl claimed to have... Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 88956

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  35. 86667
    First edition, first printing in lovely fine binding. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 86667

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  36. The Songs and Sonnets of William Shakespeare.
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 85631

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  37. 85188
    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

    Stock Code: 85188

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  38. 83667
    First editions, first printings. O'Connor only published two novels, Wise Blood and The Violent bear It Away. Together with her short story collection A Good Man Is Hard to Find, these three books represent all that was published in her lifetime. Learn More
    £5,750

    Stock Code: 83667

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  39. 82596
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 82596

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  40. 83324
    First edition in English, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 83324

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  41. 77905
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 77905

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  42. 80813
    First UK edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 80813

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  43. 78303
    First UK edition. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 78303

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  44. 78304
    First edition, first impression of this Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone in detective fiction. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 78304

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  45. 80761
    First edition, later printing with the hats on the endpapers going from small to large. With the author's signed presentation inscription to the bottom of the verso of the original front free endpaper "With best wishes to Jack Macpherson Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 80761

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  46. Typhoon
    First UK edition, first issue. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 77758

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  47. 81309
    First edition, first impression. The first title in the Just William series. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 81309

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  48. 79658
    First edition, first printing. Due at least in part to the adverse reception of the Egoist serialisation of A Portrait, no English printer would print the book for fear of prosecution under the obscenity laws. So it was Huebsch that undertook the true first publication. He would send from this print run about 750 sets of... Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 79658

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  49. 76583
    £950

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  50. To Be Free.
    Second edition. First published in 1948; this edition with a new preface by the author. Inscribed on the half-title " Feb 1969 For Bobby Seale with best wishes Herbert Aptheker." Aptheker was an American Marxist historian and political activist. Seale was co-founder of the Black Panther Party which he formed with Huey Newton... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 60782

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  51. 78823
    First edition, first impression. Considered the playwright's most important work it was first performed in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin on 26 January 1907. The central theme of apparent patricide attracted a hostile public reaction and on the second night riots broke out and the rest of the play had to be performed in dumb... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 78823

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  52. 75396
    First edition, first impression of the author's first published work. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 75396

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  53. 71598

    Living.

    London & Toronto: 1929

    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,675

    Stock Code: 71598

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  54. 59977comp
    Signed limited edition, number 398 of 525 copies signed by the artist. With the extra plate that is so often missing ("He Hurried Away with Long Strides") also signed by Rackham bound in at the back. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 59977

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  55. 75224
    £1,800

    Stock Code: 75224

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  56. 71099
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 71099

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  57. 47610comp
    Limited edition of 775 copies, signed by Rackham. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 47610

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  58. 70386
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 70386

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  59. 70385
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 70385

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  60. 71108
    First edition, first impression of the first of the Poldark novels. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 71108

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