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Fine bindings of first editions, first printings, limited editions, signed/autographed copies and other rare books sold by Peter Harrington and bound in The Chelsea Bindery.

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

    Stock Code: 96866

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

    Stock Code: 95232

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  3. 95230
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 95230

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  4. 89359
    Limited edition of 1000 copies of which this is number 514. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 89359

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

    Stock Code: 95223

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  6. 96183
    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

    Stock Code: 96183

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  7. 93931
    First UK edition, first printing, in English of this mystery thriller which formed the basis for Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical and several film adaptations. In his day Leroux was considered "the foremost of the modern French writers of detective fiction." Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 93931

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  8. 91991
    First edition, first printing, limited issue. One of 300 numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf. Learn More
    £4,500

    Stock Code: 91991

    signed

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  9. 90585
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 90585

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  10. 91613
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 91613

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  11. 89380
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 89380

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 86667
    First edition, first printing in lovely fine binding. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 86667

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

    Stock Code: 85631

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 81385
    First edition of Eliot's first book, one of 500 copies printed. The collection opens with one of Eliot's best known poems, "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock", written while he was still a student at Harvard in his early 20s, but not published in book form until this volume, which was printed with the silent financial... Learn More
    £6,500

    Stock Code: 81385

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  20. 82596
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 82596

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  21. 71749comp
    Signed limited edition, deluxe format, one of 100 copies numbered and signed by the collector and American football legend, Pat McInally. Catalogue to accompany the exhibition and sale of the most comprehensive collection of Winnie-the-Pooh books and artwork ever assembled. Including more than one hundred items gathered... Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 71749

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  22. 83324
    First edition in English, first impression. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 83324

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  23. 77905
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 77905

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  24. 80813
    First UK edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 80813

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  25. 78303
    First UK edition. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 78303

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  26. 60075
    Second edition, improved with revisions. Beautifully bound by the Chelsea Bindery. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 60075

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  27. 78304
    First edition, first impression of this Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone in detective fiction. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 78304

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

    Stock Code: 77758

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  30. 81309
    First edition, first impression. The first title in the Just William series. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 81309

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  31. 65822
    Limited edition of 1,000 numbered copies, in a superb binding by the Chelsea Bindery, of this Oxford University facsimile reprint of the earliest surviving editions of Venus and Adonis, Lucrece, the Sonnets, The Passionate Pilgrim, and the play Pericles, as a supplement to the reproduction of the First Folio issued by the... Learn More
    £1,800

    Stock Code: 65822

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  32. 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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  33. 76583
    £950

    Stock Code: 76583

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  34. 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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  35. 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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  36. 75396
    First edition, first impression of the author's first published work. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 75396

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  37. 71598

    Living.

    London & Toronto: 1929

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

    Stock Code: 71598

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  38. 60017comp
    Inscribed by the author to his travelling companion on the dedication page, "To my friend Mat Horwitt this 'voyage' (so far the only one we've sailed together on) is inscribed by me Rockwell Kent Ausable Forks, March 1929" This is the third printing of Kent's memoir of his 1922 to 1923 travels in and around Tierra del... Learn More
    £1,925

    Stock Code: 60017

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  39. 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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  40. 75224
    £1,800

    Stock Code: 75224

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  41. 71099
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 71099

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  42. 47610comp
    Limited edition of 775 copies, signed by Rackham. Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 47610

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  43. 76497
    First edition, first impression. The second volume of Churchill's autobiographical writings, covering his early political career, the battle of Sidney Street, a near silence on Gallipoli, service on the Western Front, the negotiation of the Irish settlement, thoughts on the "Mass effects of modern life" and life "Fifty years... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 76497

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  44. 70386
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 70386

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  45. 70385
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 70385

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  46. 71108
    First edition, first impression of the first of the Poldark novels. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 71108

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  47. 65672
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 65672

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  48. 65670
    First UK edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 65670

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  49. Cakes and Ale.
    First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author to the binder's front blank "For Woods Gray W. Somerset Maugham." Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 71616

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  50. 63275
    First edition, first impression, of Churchill's warning of Britain's lack of military preparedness to face the threat of Nazi Germany. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 63275

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  51. Step by Step 1936-1939.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,750

    Stock Code: 63274

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  52. 62653
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 62653

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  53. 68483
    First US edition, second issue with misprint 'help' corrected on page 257. Learn More
    £1,650

    Stock Code: 68483

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  54. .
    First edition of this humorously poetic alphabet. Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 66581

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  55. 60587
    First edition, first impression. The original Professor Branestawn title. Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 60587

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  56. 60020
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 60020

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  57. 59975
    First combined edition. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 59975

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  58. 59529
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 59529

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  59. 48515
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 48515

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