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TOLKIEN, J. R. R. The Lord of the Rings.
London : 1954-55First editions, first impressions. The Lord of the Rings trilogy is one of the most popular and influential works of literature in the 20th century, containing richly rendered detail of a new mythological world, not yet surpassed. Learn More£12,500.00
Stock Code: 143484
TROLLOPE, Anthony. Barchester Towers.
London : 1857First edition, a very nice copy in the publisher's cloth, of a novel often found rebound or heavily restored.
Sadleir comments on the novel's rarity in cloth: "Barchester Towers had the same printing number and publisher as The Warden. But it was a three-volume books, sold at 31. 6d., and reached a public larger than that of the coteries. In... Learn More£6,500.00
Stock Code: 146135
TROLLOPE, Anthony. [Prominent novels and short stories.]
London, Berlin, Leipzig : [c.1860-1920.]A collection of early editions of Trollope's most prominent fictional works including the Barsetshire novels, the parliamentary novels and the dramatic novels. Also included are the "overseas novels" (with the exception of Nina Balatka), the majority of the "comic novels" and four volumes of short stories. Given how prolific a writer Trollope was (he... Learn More£4,750.00
Stock Code: 150026
THOMAS, Dylan. Under Milk Wood.
London : 1954First edition in book form, first impression. Under Milk Wood was originally commissioned as a radio drama by the BBC, and was first broadcast on 25 January 1954. It was originally printed in the magazine Mademoiselle in their February 1954 issue. The posthumously published work has since become one of Thomas's best known. Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 150664
TOLSTOY, Leo. Anna Karenin.
London : 1960A handsomely bound one-volume edition of Constance Garnett's translation of Anna Karenin, first published in two volumes in 1901. In 1894 Garnett visited Moscow, calling upon Tolstoy who, impressed by her work, "praised her current translation his The Kingdom of God is Within You and encouraged her to attempt others" (ODNB). Tolstoy's tragic love story... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 148373
THATCHER, Margaret. Signed commendatory certificate to Conservative Party activist.
[c.1980s]A certificate signed by Margaret Thatcher, to commend Conservative Party activist Lily A. Davies: "On behalf of the Conservative Party I should like to offer sincere thanks for all the time and effort that you have given for so many years to the service of our Party... People such as yourself are now as they have always been and will continue to be... Learn More£175.00
Stock Code: 146558
TROLLOPE, Anthony. Novels.
London, New York, Toronto : 1924-63An attractive set of The World's Classics editions of Trollope, including the full run of both the Barsetshire and Palliser Novels, along with a selection of his single novels, the first series of Tales of All Countries, and Trollope's An Autobiography, with an introduction by Michael Sadleir. Learn More£3,000.00
Stock Code: 148801
TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord. In Memoriam.
London : 1850First trade edition, preceded by the privately circulated edition published in the same year, in an exquisite Zaehnsdorf exhibition binding, which rather than necessitating it was actually exhibited, means that it was bound to "exhibition standard", that is, applying the highest quality standards in the choice of materials, and execution of the forwarding... Learn More£3,000.00
Stock Code: 149269