THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES by means of Natural Selection.
Or the Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life. 1873. J Murray .
6th edition with additions & corrections. (13th thousand).
The last edition on which Darwin worked.
Half calf, marbled boards a little rubbed otherwise in very good condition. £600.00
CHARLES DARWIN & HIS WORLD
by Julian HUXLEY & H B D KETTLEWELL. 1965. Thames & Hudson .
Very good indeed in protected like dw.
144pp with 128 illustrations in black & white. £16.00
DARWIN & THE BEAGLE by Alan MOOREHEAD. 1969. Hamish Hamilton.
Blue pictorial cloth slightly rubbed. Pictorial end papers.
280pp richly illustrated throughout in both colour & black & white. £6.00
A NARRATIVE OF THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE. 1977. Folio Society.
Selected & edited by David Stanbury.Being passages from the Narrative
written by Cpt T R FITZROY, R.N . together with extracts from his logs, reports &
letters with additional material from Darwin 's diary & notes from Midshipman Philip King& letters from 2nd Lt B Sulivan. Very good copy in an edge rubbed slip case. £30.00
APES, ANGELS & VICTORIANS by William IRVINE. 1955. Weidenfeld.
Dw torn & frayed. A joint biography of Charles Darwin & Thomas Huxley. £6.00
RECOLLECTIONS OF A LITERARY MAN. 1889. Routledge. Illustrated by Bieler, Montegut, Myrbach & Rossi. Translated by Laura Ensor.
Covers dull. Contents very good. £12.00
LA BELLE NIVERNAISE. 1892. Routledge. Children's Library.
Translated by R Routledge. Illustrated by Montegut. £14.00
DE CALVADOS. J S. LEVANA & OUR LADIES OF SORROW. 1888.
Kegan Paul, Trench & Co. Presentation copy inscribed by the illustrator, M Tuke.
Leading edge of some margins stained well clear of text. Outer edges of velum
covers dust stained otherwise in very good condition. £30.00
THE COMPLETE POEMS. 1970. Faber. Edited by T H Johnson. Ist issue.
Original stiff wraps. £30.00
NEW POEMS OF EMILY DICKINSON. 1993. USA . Edited by W H SHURR.
Includes some 500 new "poems" with commentaries, notes, etc. £10.00
THE POEMS OF EMILY DICKINSON. Reading edition. 2003. Belknap Harvard.
Edited by R W Franklin . Third printing. Near fine in like dw with ribbon marker. £10.00
DICKINSON, G Lowes. FROM KING TO KING. 1891. G Allen.
A Play-Author's first commercially published book. £15.00
LOTHAIR. 1870. Longman's Green. 3 volumes. All with printed "second edition" on title pages although
volume 1 still has 32pp of publisher's ads dated January 1870 at rear &
Vol 3 has 4pp ads as in first edition. Baronial bookplates on paste down of each. Cloth of volumes 1 and 3 a little
patchy otherwise very good copies of the 3 volume set. £40.00
DISRAELI NUMBER in THE BOOKMAN. 1905 March. 6pp article by T Seccombe
with many relevant illustrations throughout the text as well as a a presentation
plate. Lacks rear wrap. £10.00
POEMS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS. Kegan Paul,Trench,Thrubner.
1895. New enlarged Edition. One of 200 numbered copies with proof Impressions
of the Etchings & portrait/frontis of the poet by W Strang . Two volumes highly
decorated, gilt, with ex-library numbers on base of spine with library bookplate &
cancel stamps. The spine of both volumes are slightly frayed but otherwise the
books are in very good condition. £25.00
COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF AUSTIN DOBSON. 1923. H Milford . O U P.
India paper edition. Ribbon marker. Aeg. £8.00
POEMS. nd. (1902) Augustan Book of Poetry. Original wraps. £5.00
DREW, Elizabeth . JANE WELSH & JANE CARLYLE. 1928. J Cape . £6.00
DOUGLAS, Lord Alfred.
SONNETS. 1909. The Academy Publishing Co. 2pp "Note" by T W H Crosland at rear.
Boards scuffed and spine cracked and torn. Ribbon marker. Top edge gilt. Contents bright enough. £40.00
SELECTED POEMS. 1926. M Secker. The Adelphi Library volume 9. £30.00
LYRICS. 1935. Rich & Gowan. Poet's portrait as frontis. Sprine lightly faded. £50.00
THE SONNETS OF LORD ALFRED DOUGLAS. 1943. Richards Press. Dw torn. £40.00
BOSIE by Rupert CROFT-COOKE . 1963. W H Allen.
The Story of Lord Alfred Douglas, His Friends & Enemies. Illustrated. £8.00
DOWSON, Ernest. THE POEMS OF ERNEST DOWSON. 1902. Mosher.USA.
Introduced by A Symons. Edition limited to 600 copies. Original parchment
covered boards slightly rubbed. Not in CBEL or Stonehill. Scarce. £125.00
THE THREE MUSKETEERS. 1927. Harrap. 3rd reprint.
Attractive burgundy boards with gilt decoration & lettering. 16 colour plate illustrations
by Rowland Wheelwright.
Spine slightly sunned otherwise very good. £10.00
TWENTY YEARS AFTER. 1929. Harrap. Reprint. Sequel to The Three Musketeers
in excellent condition bound in burgundy coloured boards, gilt.
16 colour plate illustrations by Rowland Wheelwright. An attractive edition. £8.00
THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO. 1929. Harrap. English translation with 8 colour illustrations by Mead Schaeffer. Spine sunned & small section at the base of the
rear cover faded otherwise very good indeed. £40.00