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D'ARAD, Luciana. LOVE WITHOUT GRACE. 1963. F Muller.
Translated from the Italian by Peter GREEN. "Uncorrected proof copy- not for sale," written on the front wrap which show signs of use. Contents very good. £5.00

DAVIES, Tom. ONE WINTER OF THE HOLY SPIRIT. 1985. Macdonald.
Uncorrected Proof in original wraps. £4.00

DE LA MARE, Walter. ALONE. (1927) Faber & Gwyer. Ariel poem.
Proof(?) copy in original green wraps illustrated by Ralph Keene before B Hughes-Stanton was finally commissioned to illustrate this poem.
The later edition(?) was issued in salmon-pink wraps & was illustrated by
Blair Hughes-Stanton. Both editions :- £60.00

DEELMAN, Chritsian. THE GREAT SHAKESPEARE JUBILEE. 1964. M Joseph. Uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps. Illustrated. £6.00

DELANEY, Joyce. NO STARCH IN MY COAT. 1971. P Davies.
An Irish Doctor's Progress. proof copy in original wraps with dust jacket. £12.00

DELDERFIELD, R F. TO SERVE THEM ALL MY DAYS . 1972. Hodder & Stoughton.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

De SELINCOURT, Aubrey. SIX GREAT POETS . 1955. H Hamilton.
(Chaucer, Pope, Shelley, Wordsworth, Tennyson, The Brownings.)
Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

DICKINSON, Patric. THE SCALE OF THINGS. 1955. Chatto & Windus.
Proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

DILLON, Francis. A PLACE FOR HABITATION. 1973. Hutchinson.
A History of the Pilgrim Fathers & the background of the Separatist position. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated. £6.00

DOCTOROW, E L. WORLD'S FAIR. 1986. M Joseph.
Uncorrected proof copy with publication date & price on front wrap. £10.00

DONLEAVY, J P. A SINGULAR MAN. 1964. Bodley Head.
Uuncorrected proof copy in somewhat used wraps–contents very good. £25.00

DRUON, Maurice. THE LAST DETACHMENT. 1957. R Hart-Davis.
Translated from the French by H Hare. Proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

DUDINTSEV, Vladimir. NOT BY BREAD ALONE. 1957. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps.
Translated from the Russian by Edith Bone. £12.00

DURCAN, Paul. A SNAIL IN MY PRIME. 1993. Harvill (Harper Collins) Ldn.
New & selected poems. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £24.00

DURRELL, Lawrence.
SPIRIT OF PLACE.
1969. Faber. Letters & Essays on Travel. Edited by A G Thomas.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £25.00
THE BIG SUPPOSER. 1973. Abelard-Schuman. A Dialogue with Marc Alyn. Translated from French by Francine Barker. A proof comprising 6 original uncut folded gatherings, each of 32pp. £15.00
MONSIEUR OR THE PRINCE OF DARKNESS. 1974. Faber.
Proof copy with publication date written on the front wrap – a very good copy. £12.00
QUINX. 1985. Faber. Uncorrected advance proof copy, original wraps. £16.00

DURRENMATT, Friedrich. FOUR PLAYS 1957-62. (1964) J Cape.
Uncorrected proof in original printed wraps with provisional date rubber stamped
on half title. Translation by Gerhard Nellhaus. £8.00

EDWARDS, Jimmy. TAKE IT FROM ME. 1952. Werner Laurie.
Proof copy a little damp stained along margins of inner edge which has
penetrated to the front end paper. Contents very good. £5.00

ELSNER, Gisela. OFFSIDE. 1985. Virago Press.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Translated Anthea Bell. £3.50

ENRIGHT, D J. A MANIA FOR SENTENCES. 1983. Hogarth Press.
Advance proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

ERDMAN, PAUL. THE PANIC OF '89. 1986. A Deutsch.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

FAINLIGHT, Ruth.
FIFTEEN TO INFINITY.
1983. Hutchinson. Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00
FIFTEEN TO INFINITY. 1983. Hutchinson. Galley-proofs. £12.00

FELIX, Christopher. THE SPY AND HIS MASTERS. 1963. Secker & Warburg.
Proof copy in original sunned wraps. £6.00

FIELDING, Gabriel. PRETTY DOLL HOUSES. 1979. Hutchinson. A very good copy
of the uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. (Pseudo Alan Barnsley). £8.00

FITZGERALD, Kevin. KILL HIM GENTLY,NURSE. 1966. Heinemann.
Uncorrected proof copy with name on front wrap. £25.00

FLEMING, Joan. MIDNIGHT HAG. 1966. Collins/Crime.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00 .

FOLEY, Charles. ISLAND IN REVOLT. 1962.
Proof copy in slightly worn original wraps. Illustrated. £6.00

FORSYTH, FREDERICK. THE DAY OF THE JACKAL. 1971. Hutchinson. "Uncorrected proof copy on proofing paper and the property of the publisher
not for sale." bearing the provisional price and publication date. £300.00

FOSTER, Malcolm. JOYCE CARY. A BIOGRAPHY. 1968. Houghton Mifflin. USA.
Uncorrected proofs in interlaced wraps, somewhat used, with loosely inserted 2pp advance publisher's blurb. The works containing first publication of extracts
from mss, letters and diaries in the Bodleian Library & other sources.
Each page is paginated in ink and the blurb carries an ink date and price. £20.00

FOWLES, John.
A MAGGOT.
1985. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy with small stain on upper wrap. £20.00
WORMHOLES. 1998. J Cape. ".a representative gathering of Fowles's fugitive and intensively personal writings." Uncorrected proof copy in original, slightly creased, printed wraps announcing provisional price and publication date. £10.00

FOX, James. WHITE MISCHIEF. 1982. J Cape. Proof copy in original wraps. Introduced by C Connolly. The investigation of the murder of the Earl of Erroll in
Jan 1941, begun by Connelly & "pursued obsessively(by him) until his death". £10.00

FRANCIS, Dick. PROOF. 1984. M Joseph.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with proof dust jacket. £20.00

FRANKAU, Pamela. SING FOR YOUR SUPPER. 1963. Heinemann.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

FRASER, G Macdonald. THE PYRATES. 1983. Collins.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £25.00

FREELING, Nicolas.
COLD IRON.
1986. A Deutsch. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00
LADY MACBETH. 1988. A Deutsch. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00
SAND CASTLE. 1989. A Deurtsch. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

FRY, Christopher. THE DARK IS LIGHT ENOUGH. 1954. G Cumberledge, O.U.P. Proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

GALLICO, Paul. CORONATION. 1962. Heinemann. Uncorrected Proof copy
in original wraps a little marked. Obituary from the Times, 17/7/76,laid in. £6.00

GARDNER, Erle Stanley.
THE CASE OF THE LONG-LEGGED MODELS.
1958. Heinemann. A Perry Mason Mystery.
Uncorrected proof copy, original wraps. £10.00
BACHELORS GET LONELY written under the pseudonym of A A FAIR.
1961. Heinemann. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

GARDNER, John. THE SUNLIGHT DIALOGUES. 1973. J Cape.
Proof copy in original wraps with the publisher's story outline, price & publication
date mounted on upper panel.The wraps show very slight signs of use.
The spine is sunned. Illustrated by John Napper. £55.00

GHOSE, Zulfikar. JETS FROM ORANGE. 1967. Macmillan
Proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

GILL, Josephine. DEAD OF SUMMER. 1960. Macdonald.
Uncorrected Proof in proof wraps. £4.00

GLANVILLE, Brian.
A SECOND HOME.
1965. Secker & Warburg. Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00
A CRY OF CRICKETS. 1970. Secker & Warburg. Uncorrected advance proof copy original wraps. £8.00
THE FINANCIERS. 1972. Secker & Warburg. Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps with dust jacket. £8.00

GLENDINNING, V. VITA . 1983. Weidenfield & Nicolson.
The Life of V Sackville-West. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £16.50

GOLDING, William. CLOSE QUARTERS. 1987. Faber.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps signed by the Author on title page. £75.00

GOODMAN, Jonathan. THE KILLING OF JULIA WALLACE. 1968. Harrap.
Introduced by E Lustgarten. Advance proof copy in original drab wraps with
half-tone and line illustrations. (Unrevised & confidential) £6.00

GORDIMER, Nadine. BURGER'S DAUGHTER. 1979. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps with dust jacket. £18.00

GRAHAM, Winston. ANGEL,PEARL AND LITTLE GOD. 1969. Collins.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

GRASS, Gunter. CAT AND MOUSE. 1963. Secker & Warburg.
Proof copy in faintly marked wraps. £10.00

GREENE, Graham.
THE LAWLESS ROADS.
1950. Eyre & Spottiswode.
Proof copy of 3rd Edition which "is fully illustrated & has been revised by the Author". The proof copy "Note to Second Edition" dated 1947 initialled G G is replaced in the published version to "Note To Third Edition" dated 1950. Also other variations. The lightly used wraps contain the inked works, "3rd Edn 7.5 x 4.875". £60.00
A BURNT-OUT CASE. 1961. Heinemann. Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps. £75.00
A SENSE OF REALITY. 1963. Bodley Head. Advance corrected proof copy in original wraps. Hospital Library Stamp on front end paper. £125.00
MAY WE BORROW YOUR HUSBAND ? 1967. Bodley Head. Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps with publication date stamped on the front cover. £50.00
MONSIGNOR QUIXOTE. 1982. Bodley Head. Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps which are lightly soiled. £55.00
DOCTOR FISCHER OF GENEVA OR THE BOMB PARTY. 1980. Bodley Head. Proof copy in original wraps. £75.00
WAYS OF ESCAPE . 1980. Bodley Head. Uncorrected proof copy in original printed, yellow wraps in proof dust jacket. Excellent condition. £125.00
GETTING TO KNOW THE GENERAL. 1984. Bodley Head. The Story of an Involvement. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps in excellent condition. £85.00
THE TENTH MAN with Film Sketches for "Jim Braddon & The War Criminal and Nobody To Blame." 1985. Bodley Head & Anthony Blond. A very uncorrected proof copy in original yellow wraps carrying the "provisional publication date April 1985. £6.95 net in u.K. only" on the front wraps." £30.00
THE CAPTAIN AND THE ENEMY. 1988. Lester & Orpen Dennys.Canada. Unrevised & unpublished Proof copy of the true first edition."Not for distribution to the public." Near fine.in original printed wraps. £55.00

TRACEY,Michael. A VARIETY OF LIVES. 1983. Bodley Head.
A Biography of Sir Hugh Greene. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps.
Includes references to Graham Greene with an extract of a letter. £10.00

GRENFELL, Joyce. JOYCE BY HERSELF AND HER FRIENDS. 1980. Macmillan
Edited by R Grenfell & R Garnett. Proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated.
As well as previously unpublished poems & essays by Joyce Grenfel this contains contributions from S Potter, J C Trewin, Clive James, R Hoggart, B Levin, etc. £10.00

GRIFFITH, Bryn.
THE STONES REMEMBER.
1967. J M Dent. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00
SCARS. 1969. J.M. Dent. Uncorrected proof copyoriginal wraps. Near fine. £10.00

GRIFFITHS, Helen. BLACKFACE STALLION. 1980. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected proof in original wraps. Illustrated by V Ambrus. £6.00

GUNN, Elizabeth. A DARING COIFFEUR . 1971.Chatto & Windus.
Reflections on War & Peace & Anna Karenina. Proof copy in original wraps. £5.00

HADFIELD, John. LOVE ON A BRANCH LINE. 1959. Hutchinson. Proof copy in original wraps with frayed dust jacket. Author's first novel. A comic classic. £25.00

HAGGARD, William. VISA TO LIMBO. 1978. Little Hamptons.
Proof copy in original wraps. £28.00

HAMBLEDON, Phyllis. MURDER'S NO PICNIC. 1961. Bristol Typesetting Co.
Proof copy original wraps. £6.00

HAMBURGER, Michael. THE TRUTH OF POETRY. 1969. Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Tensions in Modern Poetry-Baudelaire to '60s.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

HAMILTON-PATERSON, James. GRIEFWORK. 1993. J Cape.
Uncorrected bound proof. £12.00

HARDY, EVELYN & F B PINION. ONE RARE FAIR WOMAN. 1972. Macmillan. Thomas Hardy's Letters to Florence Henniker. 1893-1922.
Proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated. £12.00

HARRIS, John.
THE SEA SHALL NOT HAVE THEM.
1953. Hurst & Blackett. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. World War Two novel. £8.00
THE OLD TRADE OF KILLING. 1966. Hutchinsons. A very good copy of the uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

HARTLEY, L P. THE COLLECTIONS. 1972. Hamish Hamilton.
Advance proof copy in original wraps. £20.00

HASSALL, Christopher.
CHRIST'S COMET.
1938. H J Goulden Ltd. Acting Edition for the Festival of The Friends of Canterbury Cathedral. Precedes the trade edition. Proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £15.00

HAYCRAFT, John. BABEL IN LONDON. 1964. Hamish Hamilton.
Proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

HEALEY, Maurice. STAY WITH ME FLAGONS. 1940.
A Book about Wine & other things. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

HEANEY, Seamas. SEEING THINGS. 1991. Faber. A very good copy of the
Publisher's Corrected Proof in original wraps with proposed dust jacket clipped
to rear cover. Excellent condition. £95.00

ERNEST HEMINGWAY by C BAKER. 1969. Collins. A Life Story.
Proof copy in original drab wraps. Illustrated. £15.00

HERRIOT, James. VET IN HARNESS. 1974. M Joseph. Illustrated by Larry.
Uncorrected proof copy with publication date & price written on front wrap. £6.00

HIGGINS, George V.
OUTLAWS.
1987. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00
THE MANDEVILLE TALENT. 1991. Henry Holt,USA.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

HIGHAM, David. LITERARY GENT. 1978. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy in
original wraps with proof dust jacket. The Author, a close friend of T H White,
also knew Dylan Thomas, D L Sayers, Ian Fleming & many others.
The book contains a skit by Greene/Eliot never performed -
"The Confidential Clerk or The Land Below the Waistline.” £20.00

HIGHSMITH, Patricia.
A DOG'S RANSOM.
1972. Heinemann. Proof copy in original wraps with dust jacket. £30.00 
TALES OF NATURAL AND UNNATURAL CATASTROPHIES. 1987. Bloomsbury. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Contains the story "President Buck Jones Rallies and Waves the Flag". £16.00

HILLARY, Edmund. NOTHING VENTURE NOTHING WIN. 1975.
Hodder & Stoughton. Author's autobiography.
Uncorrected proof in original printed wraps bearing proposed price & probable publcation date and containing the odd blank page and areas for extra illustations? Well illustrated in colour as well as black & white. £16.00

HOBAN, Russell. MR RINYO-CLACTON'S OFFER. 1998. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof in publisher's printed wraps. £8.00

HOGGART, Richard. SPEAKING TO EACH OTHER . Vols 1 & 11. 1970. O.U.P.
Essays About Society & Literature. Proof copies in original drab wraps. £12.00

HOLLIS, Christopher. THE AYES AND THE NOES . Macdonald. 1957.
Illustrated by Cummings. Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

HOLLINGHURST, Alan. THE FOLDING STAR. 1995. Vinatge.
Uncorrected proof marked "Not for Publication" in original wraps. £8.00

HOLLOWAY, John. WOOD AND WINDFALL. 1965. Rutledge & Kegan Paul.
Proof copy in original wraps. Single page proofs. £10.00

HOLT, M J &, MACKINTOSH, I A. THE SCOPE OF MATHEMATICS. 1966.
Clarendon Press. A Fresh Look at Mathematics for the Non-Specialist.
Proof copy in original wraps. £5.00

HORAN, J D. THE NEW VIGILANTES. 1975. Crown Publishers, NY.
Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps. A bit worn and edges spotted. £6.00

HOUGH, Graham. LEGENDS AND PASTORALS. 1961. G Duckworth.
Proof copy in original wraps of author's first collection of poems. £10.00

HOUGH, Richard. BORN ROYAL. Deutsch. Lives & Loves of the Young Windsors. 1894-1937. 1987. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

HOWARD, E J. SOMETHING IN DISGUISE. 1969. J Cape.
Proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

HUGGETT, Richard. THE TRUTH ABOUT PYGMALION. 1969. Heinemann. Uncorrected proof copy in original yellow wraps. Covers marked.
Slight edge foxing but contents very good. Illustrated. 189pp. £5.00

HUGHES, David. BUT FOR BUNTER. 1985. Heineman.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Of interest to "Magnet" enthusiasts. £10.00

HUGHES, Ted.
SEASON SONGS.
1976. Faber. Proof copy in original wraps. This differs slightly from the published edition in the manner of numbering sections of Poems - Roman in the former, Arabic in the latter - & in the omission of such numbers on one of the poems in the contents. £80.00
FFANGS THE VAMPIRE BAT AND THE KISS OF TRUTH. 1986. Faber. Illustrated by Chris Riddell. Uncorrected(?) Proof copy in original wraps. Probable publication date 25 August 1986.
Probable price £5.95 net(hardback) £150.00

HUNEKER, James. EGOISTS. 1921. Scribener's, NY. Reprint.
A Book of Supermen:-Stendhal(portrait), Baudelaire, A France, Huysmans, Barres, Blake, Nietzsche, Ibsen, Stirner, E Hello & Flaubert - unpublished letter & original proof page of Madame Bovary. £15.00

HUXLEY, Elspeth. THE MERRY HIPPO. 1963. Chatto & Windus.
Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

HYAMS, Edward. THE NEW STATESMAN. 1963.Longmans.
Introduced by J Freeman. The History of the First 50 years, 1913-63.
Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

 

 
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