HALL, RADCLYFFE, M.
SONGS OF THREE COUNTIES. 1913. Chapman & Hall. Introduced by R B Cunninghame-Graham. Name on front end paper. A little light foxing otherwise in very good condition. £60.00
ALAN CLODD & THE ENITHARMON PRESS. 1998. Enithermon Press. Introduced by Jeremy Reed.
Edition limited to 250 numbered copies, this one of 50 signed by A Clodd,
S Halliwell & J Reed. Illustrated. Contains a check list of his publications 1967-1987
& private printings 1958-1998. Complete in original slipcase with the loosely
inserted wallet containing numbered & signed poems by Gascoyne, Raine,
Heath-Stubbs, & Pinter each on separate sheets. £200.00
ALAN CLODD & THE ENITHARMON PRESS. 1998. Enitharmon Press.
Edition limited to 250 numbered copies.
A Checklist of his publications 1967-1987 & private printings 1958-1998 with a tribute by Jeremy Reed & poems by D Gascoyne,J Heath-Stubbs,
H Pinter & K Raine. Tipped in illustrations. £40.00
4 CATALOGUES issued by this press in which each item listed is both iillustrated & described. 2009, 2012 & one not dated. £8.00
HARDY, Thomas. WESSEX POEMS AND OTHER VERSES.
Harper & Brothers. With 30 illustrations by the author. Bookplate on inside front cover. Name on front end paper which has "fox" spots but none elsewhere. Teg. Original dark green cloth, with gilt monogram device on front cover, showing light signs of wear with lightly bumped corners otherwise in very good condition. £135.00
THE LOINERS. 1970. Dust jacket. London Magazine Editions. Number written on verso of title page otherwise near fine copy of poet's "first book". £45.00
FROM THE SCHOOL OF ELOQUENCE & OTHER POEMS. 1978.
Rex Collings. Dust jacket. £20.00
SELECTED POEMS. 1984. Viking. Dust jacket.
Inscribed by the poet & the dedicatee
to the latter's agent on the title & dedication pages repectively. Near fine. £65.00
THE MYSTERIES. 1985. Faber. Dust jacket. Verse-drama. £22.00
DRAMATIC VERSE 1973-1985. 1985. Bloodaxe. £25.00
THE COMMON CHORUS. 1992. Faber. Original wraps.
Introduced by Tony Harrison. A version of Aristophanes' Lysistrata in which he explains the transference of the theme to the action of female protestors at
Greenham Common against the American Airforce Base. £36.00
HARROP, D A. THE GREGYNOG PRESS. 1980. Private Libraries Association.
Portraits & illustrations in the text.
2500 copies of which 750 are for sale. An excellent copy. £90.00
HART, Hornell. SELF-CONDITIONING. 1957. Oldbourne Press.
The new way to a successul life. First UK edition. Red boards & gilt, spine slightly sunned & name on front end paper. Includes 'Mood Chart' to accompany the book. 198pp. £25.00
HARTLEY, L P. NIGHT FEARS & OTHER STORIES. 1924.
Author's scarce first book. £300.00
HEINLEIN, R A. FARNHAM'S FREEHOLD. 1965. Dennys Dobson.
Dust jacket. worn & strengthened. £50.00
A MOVEABLE FEAST. 1964. Cape. A very good copy in like Dust jacket. £65.00
HENDERSON, William Augustus. THE HOUSEKEEPER'S INSTRUCTOR OR UNIVERSAL FAMILY COOK. (1793) 12 engraved plates one being defective. Complete with supplement, index, directions to the binder & list of subscribers. Interesting recipes for curing Ague, Cough, Swelled face, worms, scouring in pigs, etc. are written in a contemporary hand on blank pages.
No foxing but some damp staining to a few of the illustrations not affecting their clarity. A rare first which ran to many later editions. 1/4 leather binding. 456pp. £550.00
HOLTBY, Winifred. ANDERBY WOLD. 1923. Bodley Head.
Author's first novel. Neat Bkplt on paste down otherwise an excellent copy of the
first printing in dark cloth(black?) & orange/red rule & lettering.
Author's first novel preceeded only by a verse collection. £70.00
WERKE FUR DAS THEATER. 1953. Dust jacket.
Inscribed presentation copy from author. Profusley illustrated with full plate photographs & drawings in colour & black & white. £120.00
THE TIGER SKIN. 1924. Heineman. Dust jacket slightly frayed otherwise in very good condition. £50.00
HUNTER, John. CLOCKS. 1991. W H Smith. Dust jacket.
A study of timepieces through the ages.
Over 200 colour & black & white photographs of some of the world's most beautiful clocks. £10.00
JACOB, Violet. THE GOOD CHILD'S YEAR BOOK. nd. Foulis.
Illustrated by author with 12 colour plates. £20.00
JAMES, M R. GHOST STORIES OF AN ANTIQUARY. 1904. Edward Arnold. Beige linen boards with red decoration and black gothic syle titling. Four illustrations by James McBryde. Below a lightly pencilled inscription is a stamp on front end paper stating 'the gift of British Red Cross, Hospital Library, Bath Branch'. Front hinge starting to crack and fore-edges a little bumped but still a very superior copy of the first issue with ads dated November 1904. £1000.00
JENKINS, Geoffrey. A TWIST OF SAND. 1959. Collins. Author's
Price clipped dust jacket. is rubbed & torn at head & foot of spine. £20.00
JOHNSON, B S.
POEMS. 1964. Fine in like Dust jacket.
Inscribed & signed by the poet over his printed name for Meic (Stephens) ,,," For buying a real first edition….” £300.00
POEMS TWO. 1972. Trigram Press. Original glassine dust jacket defective, but otherwise the book is near fine.
Edn Lim to 100 numbered copies, specially bound & signed
by the author. £160.00
JOHNSON, P Hansford. SYMPHONY FOR FULL ORCHESTRA. 1934.
Sunday Referee. Author's first book collection of poems.
Blind library stamp on front end paper. £160.00
JONES, David. THE ANATHEMATA. 1952. Faber. £40.00
JOYCE , James.
INTRODUCING JAMES JOYCE . 1942. Faber.
Introduced by T S Eliot. Dust jacket defective at head of spine. £35.00
STEPHEN HERO. 1944. J Cape . Dust jacket chipped at head & foot & centre of spine.
Part of the first draft of 'A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man'.
Edited with an introduction by Theodore Spencer.
Loosley inserted publisher's 'advance copy for review' slip with the proposed publication date. £250.00
LETTERS OF JAMES JOYCE . 1957.
Edited & introduced by S Gilbert.
Strengthened dust jacket. chipped & frayed.
Front blank end paper lightly foxed.
Only a very few of the 400 letters & notes had been previously published. £40.00
I AM LAZARUS. 1945. J Cape . Collection of short stories.
Name on front end paper. £50.00
WHO ARE YOU? 1963. Scorpion Press. Dust jacket. £26.00
ANOTHER SEPTEMBER. 1958. Dolmen Press. Dust jacket. £35.00
SELECTED POEMS .1956-1968. 1973. Dolmen Press. Dust jacket. £35.00
SONGS OF THE PSYCHE. 1985. Peppercanister, Dublin . Dust jacket.
One of 50 numbered copies bound in full buckram.
Blind stamp on front & rear end papers. £160.00
MADONNA & OTHER POEMS. 1991. Ireland . Dust jacket.
Edition limited to 200 copies. £95.00
THE PEN SHOP. 1997. Dedalus Press. Dust jacket. Edition limited to 700 numbered copies, of which this is one of 250 cloth bound. Mint. Dublin. £60.00
KNOX, E V. (Evoe). FICTION AS SHE IS WROTE. 1923. Methuen.
20 illustrations by George Morrow. Very good copy. £25.00
All subject unsold.
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