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  1. 119624
    First edition, first impression. Collects a number of the author's best known war poems and much previously unpublished work. This in many ways is Sassoon's key poetical statement on the war. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 119624

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  2. 32201comp
    Large paper edition, number 22 of 365 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 32201

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  3. 116615comp
    First edition, first printing. Signed by the author on the front fly-leaf. Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 116615

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  4. 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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  5. 61468comp
    Signed limited edition, number 166 of 1030 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 61468

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  6. 28033
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,650

    Stock Code: 28033

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  7. [Complete set of the Philip Marlowe novels.]
    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

    Stock Code: 106986

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  8. 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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  9. 117183comp
    Signed limited edition, number 288 out of 500 copies signed by the artist. The Romance of King Arthur was a wartime book, commissioned to reflect the nations' mood of patriotism and military endeavour. In preparing for the commission, Rackham turned to his own copy of Beardsley's Morte D'Arthur. Like Beardsley's illustrations... Learn More
    £2,950

    Stock Code: 117183

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  10. 38689
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 38689

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  11. 111745comp
    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author together with an original drawing on the verso of the original front free endpaper, "For Daisie Ford Wright with kindest regards Dr. Seuss". An alphabet book which picks up after the letter Z. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 111745

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  12. 121336
    First UK edition, number 883 of 900 copies on japon, unsigned. The Bodley Head Ulysses established the text for the succeeding 25 years and printed as appendices the International Letter of Protest against Samuel Roth's piracy and the famous legal judgement by John M. Woolsey lifting the ban on the publishing of the book... Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 121336

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  13. 71123
    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

    Stock Code: 71123

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  14. 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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  15. 111583
    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

    Stock Code: 111583

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  16. 115169comp
    Signed limited edition, number 302 of 750 copies signed by the artist. This is a revised and enlarged edition of the work originally published in 1900 with some new illustrations, as well as others redrawn and coloured. Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 115169

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  17. 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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  18. 121235
    First one-volume US edition of Cherry-Garrard's account of Scott's 1910-12 expedition to Antarctica, where he served as assistant zoologist. "The best written and most enduring account of exploits in the Antarctic" (Taurus 84). Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 121235

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  19. 121334
    First edition, first impression. 3,400 copies of this edition were printed of which 950 were destroyed. Joyce's final work. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 121334

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  20. 46292
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 46292

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  21. 99728
    First UK edition, first impression. From a total printing of 1,000 numbered copies, this is one of 900 on japon vellum, unsigned. The Bodley Head Ulysses established the text for the succeeding 25 years and printed as appendices the International Letter of Protest against Samuel Roth's piracy and the famous legal judgement... Learn More
    £2,750

    Stock Code: 99728

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  22. 110585comp
    Signed limited edition, number 118 of 520 numbered copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 110585

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  23. 111490
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 111490

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  24. 109887
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 109887

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  25. 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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  26. 117387comp
    The Players' Shakespeare, limited to 106 copies. Signed by the art editor Albert Rotherston, the illustrator Paul Nash, and the introduction writer Harley Granville-Barker. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 117387

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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. .
    First editions, first impressions. Learn More
    £4,250

    Stock Code: 115270

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  30. Four Quartets.

    Four Quartets.

    New York: [c.1945]

    Inscribed by the author on the title page "Inscribed for Allen Hawkridge by T. S. Eliot 7. vi. 47." The four poems which make up Four Quartets ("Burnt Norton", "East Coker", "The Dry Salvages" and "Little Gidding") were published separately between 1940 and 1941; this is a later printing of the first collected edition, which... Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 114849

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

    Stock Code: 113555

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  32. Mummy's Bedtime Story Book.
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 113392

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  33. 111375
    First Kemp-Welch edition, first impression. A handsomely bound copy of this much-loved equine novel. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 111375

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  34. 107707
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 107707

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  35. Marazan.
    First edition, first impression of the author's first book. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 112480

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  36. Mother Goose. The Old Nursery Rhymes.
    Signed limited edition, number 588 of 1,130 numbered copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 111922

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  37. Royal Yachts.
    First edition, one of 1,000 copies. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 109722

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  38. 111191
    First Dulac edition. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 111191

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  39. [The novels and short stories, comprising:]
    First editions, first impressions. Learn More
    £15,000

    Stock Code: 110799

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  40. The Old Huntsman
    First edition, first impression. One of the author's key collections of war poetry. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 107138

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  41. The Long Good-bye.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 109104

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  42. The Last Tycoon.
    First edition, first printing, of the author's final, unfinished novel. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 108212

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  43. Farewell My Lovely.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 108211

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  44. 108169comp
    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the half-title. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 108169

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  45. 107961
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £3,950

    Stock Code: 107961

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  46. .
    First edition, first printing with the six line colophon on the last page (this was cut to five in all subsequent printings). This US edition precedes the English by three years. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 109131

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  47. Flying Colours.
    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

    Stock Code: 106985

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  48. The Sound I Saw.
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by DeCarava to civil rights attorney Elizabeth Fink on the verso of the title page: "To Liz, Roy DeCarava". Presenting numerous photographs by DeCarava together with his own poetry, The Sound I Saw originated back in the 1960s when the photographer first designed, wrote, and hand-bound... Learn More
    £675

    Stock Code: 108465

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  49. The Lorax.

    The Lorax.

    New York: 1971

    First edition, first issue. Seuss's environmental masterpiece. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 101765

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  50. Psycho.

    Psycho.

    New York: 1959

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

    Stock Code: 101725

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  51. 1
    Signed limited edition, number 464 of 1000 copies signed by the artist. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 101815

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  52. 99698comp
    Signed limited edition, number 102 of 250 copies signed by the author. Stanley's famous account of his expedition to relieve Emin Pasha (Eduard Schnitzer), the beleaguered governor of equatorial Sudan, contains some of his most celebrated writing, especially his account of the tortuous 450-mile passage through the dense... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 99698

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  53. Wall and Water Gardens.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 101101

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  54. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats.
    First edition, first impression. A handsomely bound copy. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 100936

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  55. 100709
    First edition, first impression. Christie's third novel and her scarcest. Learn More
    £5,000

    Stock Code: 100709

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  56. Thidwick. The Big-Hearted Moose.
    Early printing. Inscribed by the author at the bottom of the dedication page "For the Hessels with best wishes Dr. Seuss." Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 98906

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  57. 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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  58. The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More.
    First edition, first impression. With the author's signed inscription to the verso of the half-title. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 99107

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  59. The Collected Works.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 98133

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  60. .
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 97200

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