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PASTERNAK, Boris. SAFE CONDUCT. 1959. Elek Brooks, London.
An Early Autobiography & Other works translated by Alec Brown & L Pasternak-Slater. Proof copy with original drab wraps beneath the lightly soiled and frayed dust jacket.
This book helped the Author win the Nobel Prize. Illustrated. £16.00
THE LAST SUMMER. 1959. Peter Owen. Proof copy in original wraps.
Translated by G Reavey. Poet's name mis-spelt at head of introduction. £12.00
AN ESSAY IN AUTOBIOGRAPHY. 1959. Collins and Harvill. Dust jacket. Introduced by E Crankshaw. Proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated. £12.00
(PASTERNAK ) A CAPTIVE OF TIME by Olga IVINSKAYA. 1978. Collins & Harvill Press.
My Years with Pasternak. Memoirs tranlsated & introduced by Max Hayward.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

PEYNET, Raymond. THE LOVERS' WEEKEND BOOK. 1959. Perpetua Books.
Proof copy in original wraps. Inscription on front end paper. £8.00

PLAIDY, Jean. THE KING'S SECRET MATTER. 1962. Robert Hale.
Proof copy in original drab wraps. £8.00

PLANTE, David. RELATIVES. 1972. Cape. Uncorrected proof copy. Original wraps a bit creased along spine and age darkened. Light sotting to top edge but contents very good. Uncommon proof copy. £20.00

PODHORETZ, Norman. MAKING IT. 1968. J Cape. Proof copy in original wraps.
"probes the mystique of success in New York's high-powered literary scene. ". £8.00

PORTER, Joyce. IT'S MURDER WITH DOVER. 1973. Weidenfeld and Nicolson.
Uncorrected proof copy in slightly rubbed and creased original wraps. £30.00

PORTER, Sheena. THE SCAPEGOAT. 1968. O.U.P. Uncorrected proof copy
in original wraps. Children's novel. Illustrated by Doreen Roberts. £4.00

POUND, E. COLLECTED EARLY POEMS. 1977. Faber. Introduced by L L Martz.
Proof copy in original drab blue wraps in proof stamped dust wrapper.
Near fine. Illustrated. £35.00

POWELL, Anthony.
WHAT'S BECOME OF WARING ?
1953. Heinemann.
Proof copy of a New Edition in original wraps.
This Second Edition precedes the first American Edition by some ten years. £60.00
VENUSBERG. 1955. Heinemann. Proof copy in original wraps.
Very good indeed. £50.00
THE ACCEPTANCE WORLD. 1955. Heineman.
Proof copy in original wraps slightly frayed on the base of the spine.
Front wrap creased otherwise a very good copy. £50.00
HEARING SECRET HARMONIES. 1975. Heinemann.
Unbound page proofs in sections labelled A-I on the spines. £65.00 .
THE FISHER KING. 1986. Heinemann. Uncorrected proof copy
in original wraps dated in ink on upper wrap. Very good condition. £40.00

PREVELAKIS, Pandelis. THE SUN OF DEATH. 1965. John Murray.
Proof copy with the printed date 8th December 1964 on the upper wrap &
the author's first name split into two parts. An autograph note in ink indicates a correction to the latter & adds " Publication March 1965 " with the price as 6 /-.
Set in Greek civil war. Translated from Greek by Philip Sherrard. £10.00

PRICE, Anthony. THE MEMORY TRAP. 1989. Gollancz.
Uncorrected proof copy in original white pictorial wraps with 'approximate details
of the finished book' on the first printed page. Near fine. £25.00

PUDNEY, John. SOUTH OF FORTY. 1943. J Lane. Proof copy in original wraps. £15.00
TAKE THIS ORANGE. 1971. Dent. Proof copy in original wraps. £9.00

QUIGLY, Isabel. THE HEIRS OF TOM BROWN. 1982. Chatto & Windus.
Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps.
(On Wodehouse, Greyfriars, T B Reed, Stalky & Co). £10.00

QUINNELL, A J. SNAP SHOT. 1982. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

RACINE, Jean. RACINE'S CONFESSIONS. 1956. A. R. Mowbray.
Translated from the French into English verse by Walter ROBERTS.
Introduced by M Jarrett-Kerr. A very good proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

RAINE, Craig. THE ELECTRIFICATION OF THE SOVIET UNION. 1986. Faber. Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

RANSOME, Arthur. THE WAR OF THE BIRDS AND THE BEASTS. 1984. J Cape.
Proof copy in original wraps.
Introduced by H Brogan. Illustrated by Faith Jaques. £15.00

RAPHAEL, Frederic. OXBRIDGE BLUES & OTHER STORIES. 1980. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

RAVEN, Simon. PLACES WHERE THEY SING. 1970. A Blond.
The 6th novel in the Alms for Oblivion sequence.
Original printed wraps-proof copy? Rubbed in oversized dust jacket. £25.00
THE FORTUNES OF FINGEL. 1976. Blond & Briggs.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated by M Ffolkes. £12.00

RAYMOND, Ernest. A GEORGIAN LOVE STORY. 1971.
Proof copy in original drab wraps initialled & corrected by the Author. £16.00

RAYNER, Claire. THE RUNNING YEARS. 1981. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

READ, Herbert. MOON'S FARM. 1955. Faber. Proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

READ, Piers Paul. THE TRAIN ROBBERS. 1978. W H Allen.
Early Proof copy in original printed wraps.
Introduced by Otto Skorzeny. Illustrated. £10.00

REEVES, James.Intro. HOMAGE TO TRUMBULL STICKNEY. 1967. Heinemann.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with dust jacket.
Edited & introduced by J Reeves & S Haldane. £6.00

RICHLER, Mordecai. HOME SWEET HOME. 1984. Hogarth Press.
My Canadian Album. Advance proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

RIVIERE, Jacques. THE IDEAL READER. 1962. Harvill Press.
Edited & Translated B A Price. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

ROBBINS, Harold. SPELLBINDER. 1982. New English Library.
Uncorrected proof copywith "probable" publication date on front wrap. £8.00

ROBERTS, Cecil. THE REMARKABLE YOUNG MAN. 1954. Hodder & Stoughton. Proof copy in original drab wraps. £8.00
THE GROWING BOY. 1967. Hodder & Stoughton.
Uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps. £12.00

ROBSON, W W. THE SIGNS AMONG US. 1967. Routledge.
Single page proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

ROBSON, Walter. LETTERS FROM A SOLDIER. 1960. Faber.
Uncorrected proof copy with initials, "R G" on front wrap.
Introduced by H Williamson. £18.00

ROCHE, Paul. TO TELL THE TRUTH. 1967. Duckworth.
Proof copy in original drab wraps. Includes Te Deum for J Alfred Prufrock. £6.00

ROSS, R H. THE GEORGIAN REVOLT. 1967. Faber.
Proof copy in original wraps. The Rise and Fall of a Poetic Ideal 1910-22.
(Brooke, H Monro, E Marsh, War & the Georgians, Literary Scene:1918-22...) £15.00

SAGAN, Francoise. THOSE WITHOUT SHADOWS. (1957) J Murray.
Advance proof copy in original stiff wraps. £15.00

SANDERS, James. THE SHORES OF WRATH. 1972. Robert Hale.
A Novel of Australia & New Zealand at beginning of the nineteenth century.
Proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £5.00

SANSOM, William. THE STORIES OF WILLIAM SANSOM. 1963. Hogarth Press. Introduced by E Bowen. Proof copy in original drab wraps. £17.50
THE MARMALADE BIRD. 1973. Hogarth Press. 16 short stories.
A very good Proof copy in original wraps. £15.00

SAYERS, Dorothy L. THRONES, DOMINATIONS. 1998. Hodder & Stoughton.
The lost novel from D L Sayers completed in accordance with her notes by
Jill Paton WALSH. Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps in nice condition. £15.00

SCHLESINGER, Arthur M. Jr. THE CYCLES OF AMERICAN HISTORY. 1986.
A Deutsch. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

SCHWEITZER, Albert. THE PROBLEM OF PEACE IN THE WORLD TODAY. 1954. Adam & Chales Black. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps.
Labelled in red ink "Uncorrected Proof" & internally. £8.00

SCOTT, Paul. THE BIRDS OF PARADISE. 1962. Eyre & Spottiswoode.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps torn on base of spine &
very slightly stained. £30.00

SEARLE, Chris. THE FORSAKEN LOVER. 1972. Routledge & Kegan Paul.
White words & black people. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £4.00

SEIDEL, Frederick. MEN AND WOMAN. 1984. Chatto & Windus.
Proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £6.00

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

SERRAILLIER, Ian. ROBIN AND HIS MERRY MEN. 1969. O.U.P.
Proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated by V G Ambrus. £8.00

SHARPE, Tom. WILT ON HIGH. 1984. Secker & Warburg.
Uncorrected proof in original wraps. £12.00

SHAW, G B. THE ROAD TO EQUALITY. 1971. Beacon Press, Boston USA.
Introduced by L Crompton. Ten unpublished Lectures & Essays. 1884-1918. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Publisher's pre-publication blurb tipped onto verso of upper wrap.
A very good uncommon book.Uncommon. £20.00

SHERRY, Norman. THE LIFE OF GRAHAM GREENE. 1989. J Cape.
Volome 1 1904-1939. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £15.00

SILLITOE, Alan. THE SECOND CHANCE AND OTHER STORIES. 1981. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00

SILLITOE, Alan & FAINLIGHT, Ruth. All Citizens are Soldiers. 1969. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy with publisher's stamp on front wrap. Publisher's advance notice laid in. Original pale green wraps in very good condition. £40.00

SIMENON, Georges. THE RICH MAN. 1970. Hamish Hamilton.
Advance proof copy in original wraps. Translated by J Stewart. £20.00
BETTY. 1975. Hamish Hamilton. Translated by A Hamilton.
Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps. £16.00
THE OTHERS. 1975. Hamish Hamilton.
Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps. Translated by A Hamilton. £16.00 .

SIMPSON, Louis. AIR WITH ARMED MEN. 1972. London Magazine Editions.
Proof copy in original wraps. Poet's autobiography which covers, amongst many
other periods, his time in the US military in France, The Low Countries & Germany during the second World War. £15.00

SINCLAIR, Andrew. BEAU BUMBO. 1985. Weidenflield & Nicolson.
Proof copy in original wraps. £5.00

SINGER, Isaac Bashevis. OLD LOVE. J Cape. 1979.
Uncorrected proof copy on original wraps. £12.00
LOVE AND EXILE. 1984. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £15.00
THE KING OF THE FIELDS. 1989. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £8.00
THE PENITENT. 1984. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £15.00
SCUM. Jonathan Cape 1991. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps.
Translated from the Yiddish by Rosaline Dukalsky Schwartz. £12.00

SITWELL, Edith. THE QUEENS AND THE HIVE. 1962. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original stiff wraps. £12.00
EDITH SITWELL.FIRE OF THE MIND.AN ANTHOLOGY. 1976.
M Joseph. Introduced by Elizabeth Slater. Foreword by Sacheverell Sitwell.
Proof copy in original wraps. "The intention. is to present the personality through
the work of a unique being." Edited by A Harper & E SLATER, her secretary
whose notes & comments throughout are most interesting & apposite. £15.00 

SITWELL, Sacheverell. A BACKGROUND FOR DOMENICO SCARLATTI.1685-1. 1935. Faber. Advance proof copy in original wraps.
Written for Scarlatti's 250th anniversary. Uncommon. £25.00
FOR WANT OF A GOLDEN CITY. 1973. Thames & Hudson.
Proof copy in slightly sunned original wraps. £12.00

SKIRROW, Desmond. IT WON'T GET YOU ANYWHERE. 1966. Bodley Head.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

SLAUGHTER, Frank G. THE SINS OF HEROD. 1969. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

SMITH, A C H with E IMMIRZI & T BLACKWELL. PAPER VOICES.
THE POPULAR PRESS 1935-1965. 1974. Chatto & Windus.
Introduced by Stuart Hall.
Proof Copy in original wraps - slightly frayed at base of spine. £5.00

SMITH, Betty. JOY IN THE MORNING. 1963. Heinemann.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

SMITH, Dorothy E. MISS PLUM AND MISS PENNY. 1959. R Hale.
Advance proof copy in original lightly marked, brown wraps which are slightly
frayed on base of spine. £5.00

SMITH, John. EXCURSUS IN AUTUMN. 1958. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps which are slightly creased
otherwise a very good copy. £8.00

SNOW, C P. THE SEARCH. 1958. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy of the reissue in original wraps.
Revised with Author's "cuts" and a new 2pp foreword. Scarce. £25.00
THE MALCONTENTS. 1972. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy original wraps. Scarce. £25.00

SOLZHENITSYN, Alexander. VICTORY CELEBRATIONS. 1982. Bodley Head. Uncorrected Proof copy in original wraps with proof dust wrapper. Scarce as proof. £25.00
PRISONERS. 1983. Bodley Head. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with proof dust wrapper. Scarce as a proof copy. £25.00

SPARK, Muriel.
THE GIRLS OF SLENDER MEANS.
1963. Macmillan.
Proof copy in original wraps which are torn & frayed. Small circular stain on lower margin of prelims and a fore-edge stain not penetrating the margins. £25.00
THE MANDELBAUM GATE. 1965. Macmillan. Proof copy in original wraps
without the printed title, etc. but containing information printed in the published
edition. Original wraps torn on leading fore-edge. Spine frayed. £25.00
THE MANDELBAUM GATE. 1965. Macmillan. Dust jacket slightly frayed.
Proof copy in original wraps. £20.00
THE PUBLIC IMAGE. 1968. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £35.00
NOT TO DISTURB. 1971. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £20.00
THE TAKEOVER. 1976. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps. £35.00
LOITERING WITH INTENT. 1981. Bodley Head.
An excellent copy of the uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £16.00
THE ONLY PROBLEM. 1984. Bodley Head. Uncorrected proof copy
in original wraps in very good condition. Publication date Sept 1984. £20.00
THE STORIES OF MURIEL SPARK. 1987. Bodley Head.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £16.00
SYMPOSIUM. 1990. Constable.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps a liitle marked on front cover and fore-edge. £15.00 .

SPENCE, Eleanor. THE NOTHING-PLACE. 1972. O.U.P.
Proof copy in original wraps. Children's Novel. Illustrated by Geraldine Spence. £4.00

SPENDER, Stephen. WORLD WITHIN WORLD. 1950. Hamish Hamilton.
Early proof copy, in original brown wraps, bearing the signature of J Bunting, containing the author's holograph alterations to the title & text as well as 2 typed
& pasted in, substantial amendations. These changes & excisions to the text
were incorporated into the published edition printed a year later. £65.00
THE YEAR OF THE YOUNG REBELS. 1969. Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
Proof copy in original wraps.
Some ink line annotations otherwise in very good condition. £14.00
LOVE-HATE RELATIONS. 1974. Hamish Hamilton. A Study of Anglo-American Sensibilities. Advance proof in original wraps in very good condition. £20.00

STELZER, Dick. THE STAR TREATMENT. 1977. NY.
"Psychotherapy with Holywood Stars". Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. Uncommon as proof. £10.00

STEWART, Michael. FAR CRY. 1984. Macmillan. Proof copy in original wraps. £4.00

STOKER, Bram. THE BRAM STOKER BEDSIDE COMPANION. 1973. Gollancz.
Stories of fantasy and horror. Edited and introduced by Charles Osborne. Uncommon Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. Spine slightly creased and covers slightly sunned otherwise very good. £75.00

STONEHOUSE, John. RALPH. 1982. J Cape. Uncorrected Proof in original wraps. £5.00

MARIE STOPES by Keith BRIANT. 1962. Hogarth Press. Proof Review Copy.
Daniel George's copy with his initials on front wrap. £8.00

STOREY, David . A PRODIGAL CHILD. 1982. J Cape.
Early Uncorrected proof copy in original publisher's printed wraps. £15.00
PRESENT TIMES. 1984. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps in excellent condition. £15.00
A SERIOUS MAN. 1998. J Cape.
Uncorrected Bound Proof copy in original publisher's printed wraps. £12.00

SWINNERTON, Frank. THE GEORGIAN LITERARY SCENE.1910-1935. 1969.
Hutchinson. Revised Edition. Uncorrected proof copy, original wraps. Illustrated. £7.50

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