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POTTER, Beatrix. The Tailor of Gloucester.
[London : 1902First edition, first impression, one of 500 copies privately printed for the author a year before Warne's trade edition, issued in the same month and in a similar format to the second privately-printed Peter Rabbit.
The text of this edition is considerably longer than that of the first trade and the cover incorporates a vignette illustration... Learn More£6,750.00
Stock Code: 146722
PULLMAN, Philip. His Dark Materials: Northern Lights; The Subtle Knife; The Amber Spyglass; [together with] Lyra's Oxford; Once Upon a Time in the North; The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage; The Secret Commonwealth; [and] Serpentine.
London : 1995-97-2000-03-08-17-19First editions, first impressions, signed by the author on the title page of each volume, apart from Once Upon a Time in the North, which is a signed limited edition, number 740 of 1,500 copies.
The first volume, Northern Lights, was issued in small numbers and is far from common; it has the first issue points on the jacket: 12.99 price, "Point"... Learn More£5,000.00
Stock Code: 147638
PAINE, Thomas. Rights of Man:
London [White Edinburgh] : 1791 & 1792Sixth London edition of Paine's Rights of Man (the year of first publication), bound with the first and only edition of White's Rational Freedom, a scarce and impassioned condemnation of Paine, in a sammelband of five political works.
Paine's great defense of the inalienable rights of the people, and their right to revolution when governments... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 148283
POTTER, Beatrix. Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes.
London and New York : First edition; the first two impressions are identical.
In early 1917, Potter's publishers Frederick Warne and Co. faced financial ruin after Harold Warne was convicted of forgery; Potter agreed to produce a new Christmas work to aid the company, and suggested this compilation work, the drawings for which were originally set aside with the death... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 147954