WITH AN EYE TO THE FUTURE. 1967.
Edition limited to 100 numbered copies, bound in buckram & marbled paper,
signed by the Author.
In matching slip case. Illustrated by the Author. £135.00
SAILING TO BYZANTIUM . 1969. An Architectural Companion.
Edition limited to 50 numbered copies. Signed by the author on title page.
Original matching slip case. Illustrated by the Author. £250.00
LAVIN, Mary. TALES FROM BECTIVE BRIDGE . 1943. M Joseph.
Introduced by Lord Dunsany. Author's first book. Name on front end paper.
Dw chipped at head & foot of spine. £65.00
LAW, Joy. Editor. LION & UNICORN PRESS. 1978. Royal College of Art.
A Short History & a list of publications. 1953-1978. Preface by Richard Guyarr. Profusely illustrated with many of the covers of their productions.
Original wraps in very good condition. £30.00
LAWRENCE , D H.
PANSIES. (1929) Excellent copy of the unexpurgated, privately printed, definitive edition in original pink stiff card covers.
Contains several poems omitted from the Secker edition. £75.00
LOVE AMONG THE HAYSTACKS & OTHER PIECE S. 1930. Nonesuch Press. With a Reminiscence by D Garnett.
Limited Edition - this out of series but a very good copy. £50.00
THE GRAND INQUISITOR by F DOSTOEVSKY. 1930. Introduced by
D H Lawrence . Translated by Koteliansky. Edition limited to 300 numbered copies, on Kelmscott hand-made paper. Full vellum covers with abstract geometrical design.
Spine a little marked at foot. Illustrated. £125.00
FURTHER REFLECTIONS ON THE DEATH OF A PORCUPINE by O MOORE . 1932. Blue Moon Press. An essay on D H Lawrence.
Edition limited to 99 numbered copies, signed by the Author. £80.00
LAWSON, Joan. MIME. 1957. Original buckram gilt. Illustrated by P Revitt. £12.00
LAWSON, Joan & REVITT, Peter DRESSING FOR THE BALLET. 1958.
Long presentation inscription from Joan Lawson on front end paper. £35.00
LEIGH, Edward. CRITICA SACRA. 1662. Fourth Edn corrected & enlarged
by way of supplement to the whole book. Portrait/ frontis of author dated 1662.
in 2 parts:- the first containing OBSERVATIONS on all the RADICES or
PRIMITIVE HEBREW WORDS of the OLD TESTAMENT.
the second:- Philological & Theological OBSERVATIONS upon all the
GREEK WORDS of the NEW TESTAMENT.
Full leather, both covers parted. The margins have been affected by chewing
or damp damage but except for edges of the indexes at the end of the book
the text has been left intact. £100.00
LEITCH, W G. DUCKS & MEN. 1978. Ducks Unlimited( Canada ).
Pencilled note on flap of dw which is slightly rubbed.
The story of Ducks Unlimited, a conservation group in Canada , who used money donated by US hunters to preserve & develop waterfowl habitat.
Profusely illustrated both in colour & black & white. £8.00
LENIER, Sue. SWANSONGS. 1982. Oleander Press.
Mint with wrap around. Uncommon. £12.00
THE GRASS IS SINGING. 1950. M Joseph. Dw a little chipped.
Name on front end paper otherwise a very good copy of Author's first book. £105.00
THE HABIT OF LOVING. 1957. MacGibbon & Kay.
Dw torn at head of spine not affecting lettering. £40.00
THE DIARY OF A GOOD NEIGHBOUR. 1983. M Joseph. Proof copy in original wraps written under the pseudonym of Jane SOMERS. £25.00
DORIS LESSING. 1984. A Bibliography of Her First Editions by E T BRUEK .
One of 50 copies out of an edition of 200, introduced & signed by Lessing. £60.00
LETHBRIDGE , T C. WITCHES. 1962. Routledge & Kegan Paul.
Investigating an ancient religion. Very good indeed in original cloth,
gilt lettered. 162pp. £25.00
LEVER, Charles J. THE CONFESSIONS OF HARRY LORREQUER. 1839. Dublin . 3/4 leather. Illustrated by Phiz. Gilt decorated raised spine.
Marbled boards. Illustrations badly foxed otherwise a very good copy
of the Author's first book. £30.00
LEVI, Eliphas. THE HISTORY OF MAGIC including a clear & precise exposition of its procedure, its rites & its mysteries. 1922. Second Edn.
Translated with a preface & notes by Arthur E WAITE .
The original illustrations are included with portraits of the Author.
Dw frayed at head of spine. Scarce particularly with Dw. £285.00
LEWIS, C S.
THE SILVER CHAIR. 1956. 2nd impression.
Dw badly torn but with
print & illustration intact. Name on front end paper. Illustrated by P Baynes. £45.00
CHRISTIAN BEHAVIOUR . 1943. Dw. £45.00
BEYOND PERSONALITY . 1944. G Bles. The Christian Idea of God. Yellow boards with blue spine title. Spotting to top edge occasionaly penetrating text. Unclipped dust jacket also a bit foxed. £20.00
THE TWENTIETH CENTURY BOOK. 1967. Studio Vista . Dw.
Its Illustration & Design. £30.00
JOHN NASH .THE PAINTER AS ILLUSTRATOR. 1978. Pendomer Press.
Introduced by W Blunt. Edition limited to 150 numbered copies, signed by Lewis. Together with the scarce Portfolio of 6 Wood Engravings by Nash printed from the original wood blocks, each being numbered & bearing the stamp
of the John Nash estate.
The Author acknowledges the help of Nash, "even in his last illness”.
Biblio by Simon Heanage. Near mint in like original marbled slipcase. Teg. £250.00
LINDSAY, Jack. BYZANTIUM INTO EUROPE . 1952. Theodore Brun. No 5 of 150 copies. Inscription & date on front end paper. Illustrated in black & white.
Full leather binding, gilt, very slightly rubbed. £60.00
LLEWELLYN, Richard. NONE BUT THE LONELY HEART. 1943. M Joseph.
Edition limited to 250 numbered copies on hmp signed by the Author.
LOGUE, C E. THE MAGIC CIRCUS. 1979. J Cape .
Original pictorial paper covered boards. Very attractive coloured illustrations by Wayne Anderson. £12.00
LOVECRAFT, H P. SELECTED LETTERS. Arkham House. U.S.A.
Edited by August Derleth & Donald Wandrel. The first 3 of 5 volumes, these
covering the period of 1911-1931, all with dws & apart from excised upper leading corners of the front blank endpapers excellent copies. £85.00
LOVETT, Edward. MAGIC IN MODERN LONDON . 1925. Folk Lore Society.
LOW, by. YE MADDE DESIGNER. 1935. Inscription on front end paper.
Prelims lightly foxed. £10.00
LOWRY, Malcolm. ULTRAMARINE. 1933. Dw. Apart from edge foxing an extremely good copy in original blue cloth with the cream enamel spine lettering bright & intact. Though practically complete & unprice clipped the dw is dull, being dust soiled,
lightly foxed, rubbed at edges & slightly frayed with 3 small faint pink spots on
the upper panel. First edition. A scarce first edition in the rare jacket. £1,650.00
LUCAS, F L. GILGAMESH KING OF ERECH. 1948. Golden Cockerel Press.
Twelve engravings by Dorothea Braby.
Near fine copy of an numbered edition limited to 500. £70.00
SANGSCHAW. 1925. Dw. Introduced by J Buchan.
Blue cloth, black lettering. £70.00
PENNY WHEEP. 1926. Dw. 2nd issue binding light blue. £50.00
TO CIRCUMJACK CENCRASTUS. 1930. Dw.
Excellent copy in original blue cloth gilt. Name on front end paper. £50.00
COLLECTED POEMS OF HUGH MACDIARMID. 1962. Oliver & Boyd.
Small neat Bkplt on paste down. Original publisher's cellophane printed dw. Uncommon. £40.00
MACAULAY, T B.
MACAULAY'S ESSAYS . Volumes 1-5. 1856. Appleton & Co, NY.
5 volumes uniformly bound in full leather & gilt. Marbled edges & end papers.
Slight foxing to prelims, otherwise very good. £185.00
HISTORY OF ENGLAND . 1967. Heron Books. 4 volumes attractively bound
in red cloth, gilt all in very good condition.
Introduced by A G Dickens. £45.00
BARBARY SHORE . 1952. J Cape .
Dw chipped at head & foot of spine. Author's second book. £40.00
MALLARME, Stephane. POEMS. 1938. Chatto & Windus
Translated by Roger Fry with commentaries by Charles Mauron.
Spinal gilt lettering a little dulled, name on blank end paper, small fade mark
on original cloth but still a very good copy of a scarce book. £95.00
MANHOOD, H A. LITTLE PETER THE GREAT. 1931. Introduced by Henry Williamson. Edition limited to 550 numbered copies, signed by the Author.
Frontis by Rowland Hilder. Very good indeed. £18.00
MARNAU, Frederick. THE WOUNDS OF THE APOSTLES. 1944.
Poet's 1st book. Translated by E Siegler -parallel German & English texts.
Dw defective at head of spine. £20.00
MARSH, S L. YOUNG ABE LINCOLN . 1929. Christoper Publishing House. USA .
Stories founded on tradition told by Aunt Ann of Indiana . £16.00
SALT-WATER BALLADS. 1902. Grant Richards.
Blue boards faded & marked. Spine sunned. Gilt lettering to spine. Top edge gilt.
Neat inscription on front end paper to the noted explorer Ernest Shackleton,
this being his copy of this book. Torn press cutting laid in relating to George Borup, possibly written by Masefield. 112pp. Uncommon. £350.00
A MAINSAIL HAUL. 1905. Elkin Mathews. Green embossed boards with white titles. Spine titles sunned. Edges darkened and pages lightly tanned but still a very good copy of an uncommon title. Tissue-protected frontis illustration by Jack B Yeats. £50.00
COLLECTED POEMS. 1923. Heinemann.
The uncommon full leather bound edition very attactively bound with the raised title, name of poet, & tri-coloured emblem of a full-rigged sailing ship on the upper panel& a raised spine repeating title & author. Some foxing of the prelims & fore-edges. Neat latin prize bookplate on front blank endpaper. Top edge gilt. 784pp. £80.00
PHILIP THE KING. 1927. Heinneman. Dw. Illustrated by Laurence Irving.
Limited edition of 350 signed by both Masefield & Irving. Slip case. 46pp. £25.00
MASON, Bobbie Ann.
SHILOH . 1983. Chatto & Windus. Dw.
First English Edition of author's first collection of stories. £20.00
SPENCE & LILA . 1989. Harper & Row, NY. Dw. Illustrated.
Publisher's publicity sheet loosely inserted. £8.00
FEATHER CROWNS. 1993. Chatto & Windus. Uncorrected Proof copy in
original stiff wraps giving provisional price & publication date. £6.00
MASON, F Van Wyck. VALLEY FORGE. 1950. Doubleday. NY.
Dw slightly frayed. A Christmas Story-24 December 1777.
Presentation copy inscribed by the author for A D Peters. £25.00
A KISS FOR THE LEPER AND GENETRIX. 1950. Eyre & Spottiswoode. Dw nicked at head of spine.
Translated by Gerard Hopkins. 1st English Edn. Dw slightly sunned but contents very good. £11.00
THE FRONTENAC MYSTERY. 1951. Eyre & Spottiswoode. Very good in like dw. Translated by Gerard Hopkins. 1st English edn. £11.00
MAUGHAM, W Somerset .
THE LAND OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN. 1905. Heinemann. Parchment backed boards a little edge & corner rubbed.
Light names on fend papers. but still a superior copy of a scarce book. £185.00
CATALINA. 1948. Heineman. Dw repaired. £30.00
SADIE THOMPSON & Other Stories of The South Sea Islands .
nd. Readers Library. £8.00
MCCAFFREY, Anne. THE MARK OF MERLIN. 1977. Millington Books.
The uncommon first hardback edition. Near fine in like dw. £40.00
CLOCK WITHOUT HANDS. 1961. Houghton Mifflen. USA . Dw. £20.00
MCNABB, Fr Vincent. GEOFFREY CHAUCE R . A STUDY IN GENIUS & ETHICS.
1934. Pepler & Sewell. Edition limited to 300 hand printed onto hand-made paper
at St Dominic's Press, Ditchling Common. The boards have been slightly stained
by dye running from the spine binding, but otherwise this is an excellent copy of
an extremely uncommon title. £55.00
MENCKEN, H L. TREATISE ON THE GODS. 1930. A Knopf. £20.00
MEREDITH, George. THE WORKS OF GEORGE MEREDITH . Nd.
Imperial edition. Gresham Publishing Co.
19 volumes uniformly bound in brown boards with leather spines & gilt.
Some light foxing to edges but otherwise a most attractive collection. £60.00
MAX & THE WHITE PHAGOCYTES. 1938. Obelisk Press.
2nd issue. Original green wraps torn & internally repaired. £30.00
PLEXUS . 1963. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps.
Precedes the american edition. £60.00
MILOSZ, Czeslaw. ENFANT D'EUROPE ET AUTRES POEMES. 1980. Switzerland . One of 25 numbered copies on special paper printed "Outre l'edition courante".
Fine unopened copy in original stiff wraps. £150.00
THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON . 1900.
Claredon Press. Edited after the original texts by H C Beeching. £12.00
A VARIORUM COMMENTARY ON THE POEMS OF JOHN MILTON by
A S P WOODHOUSE & D BUSH. 1972. Routledge & Kegan Paul.
Volume 2 in 3 parts. Contains The Minor English Poems with a review of
Studies of Verse Form by E R WEISMILLER .
3 volumes, uniformly bound in blue boards, gilt all in very nice condition. £30.00
A VARIORUM COMMENTARY ON THE POEMS OF JOHN MILTON
by Walter MACKELLAR. 1975. Routledge, Kegan & Paul. Volume 4. Dw.
Contains Paradise Regained with a review of Studies of Style & Verse Form
by E R WEISMILLER . Blue boards, gilt. 379pp. £10.00