THINGS PAST. 1944. Constable. Dw frayed. Slight foxing of prelims otherwise
very good. Essays on Trollope, George Eliot, Jane Austen, Disraeli, etc. £7.00
SADOFF, D F.
MONSTERS OF AFFECTION. 1982. John Hopkins. USA . Dw.
Dickens, Eliot & Bronte on Fatherhood. £5.00
THE GREAT CONFESSION. 1973. Allen Lane. Dw.
From Aksakov & De Quincey to Tolstoy & Proust. £5.00
SCHREINER, Olive. (Pseudonym Ralph IRON)
DREAMS . 1891. Fisher Unwin. Armorial Bkplt on front end paper.
Very good copy in original pictorial cloth. £60.00
THE STORY OF AN AFRICAN FARM. 1883. Chapman & Hall. Illustrated.
Two volumes. Loose in half leather library binding but without library stamps or marking. One a little worn otherwise very good.
A rare, very sought after title suitable for rebinding. £1,500.00
WOMAN & LABOUR. 1911. Fisher Unwin.
Name on front end paper, original decorated cloth gilt. £65.00
STORIES, DREAMS & ALLEGORIES. 1923. Fisher Unwin.
Name on front end paper. Original blue cloth a little worn on the edges. Contents clean & firm. £20.00
HORACE AT CAMBRIDGE. A D Innes. 1895.
Small Bkpt on paste-down stating that John Lane was now the publisher. £12.00
A HARVEST OF CHAFF. 1904. Constable.
Name on front end paper. Bevelled edges. Teg. £10.00
SELINCOURT, De, Aubrey.
SIX GREAT POETS. 1955. Proof copy in original wraps.
Chaucer, Pope, Shelley, Wordsworth, Tennyson, The Brownings. £6.00
SHAW, George Bernard.
THE QUINTESSENCE OF IBSENISM. 1891. Walter Scott.
Blue cloth & gilt.
Top edge gilt. Name on front end paper. Light foxing to edges & prelims but
contents very good. 161pp. £80.00
PLAYS PLEASANT & UNPLEASANT. 1898. Grant Richards.
2 volumes in green boards, gilt, from an edition limted to 1240 copies per volume.
The covers of volume 1 are discoloured & have been enclosed in an adhesive glassine protective wrap & has a tissue protected portrait/frontis. Vol 2 has a very small name on its front end paper. Top edges gilt. There is some foxing to the edges & prelims
but both volumes are tight & bright. 235pp + 320pp. £150.00
THREE PLAYS FOR PURITANS. 1901. Grant Richards. Illustrated.
Green boards & gilt faded, spine sunned. Top edge gilt. Name on front paste down. Some light foxing to front& bottom edges not affecting margins. 308pp. £30.00
CASHEL BYRON'S PROFESSION. 1901. Grant Richards.
Red cloth & gilt.
Spine & covers sunned. Top edge gilt. Bookplate. 349pp. £40.00
OUR THEATRES IN THE NINETIES. Vols 1-3. 1931. Constable & Co.
Edition limited to 1025 copies. 3 volumes of weekly criticisms, originally published
in The Saturday Review, uniformly bound in emerald cloth & gilt. Top edges gilt.
Slight edge foxing but contents of all 3 volumes very good. £85.00
SHAW SPARROW, W.
OLD ENGLAND. 1908. Eveleigh Nash.
Original green cloth with gilt decoration, worn & rubbed. Edge of spine rubbed
& front hinge tender. Internal state, including the full plate illustrations by
James Orrock, very good indeed. Thick 4to. 348pp. £12.00
FRANKENSTEIN or the Modern Prometheus. 1980. Heron Books.
Green cover with gilt decorations. Excellent condition. £4.00
SHELLEY, Percy Byshe.
ADONAIS. 1900. Essex House Press. "under the care of C R Ashbee by whom
also is the drawing of the grave of John Keats in the Protestant Cemetery at Rome ". 50 numbered copies only. Full vellum covers with decorated upper case, gilt
lettered spine, hand coloured frontis & enlarged initial letters.
Original protective tissues between all pages. Scarce. £750.00
ADONAIS. 1904. Methuen . Facsimile from the Edition of 1821.
Covers slightly soiled with slight foxing. £45.00
ESSAYS AND LETTERS. nd. Walter Scott Library. Introduced by E Rhys.
Name on front end paper. £10.00
SELECTED POETRY, PROSE AND LETTERS. 1951. Nonesuch Press. Dw frayed. Edited by A S B Glover. Contents very good. 1142 pp. £30.00
POEMS. 1973. Folio Society. Dw cellophane. Introduced by R Church.
A selection of poems taken from the established text.
Wood engravings by John Buckland-Wright. £16.00
A CHOICE OF SHELLEY'S VERSE. 1971. Faber.
Selected & Introduced by S Spender.
Hardback copy with dw designed by Peter Branfield. £10.00
FLIGHT OF THE SKYLARK by Sylvia NORMAN. 1954. Reinhart.
The Development of Shelley's Reputation. £8.00
(SHELLEY, P B & E). ORIGINAL POETRY BY VICTOR & CAZIRE. 1898.
John Lane . Introduced by Richard Garnett. Bkplt removed from front end paper.
Spine edges & label rubbed otherwise very good. £80.00
POEMS. nd. Augustan Book of Poetry.
1st issue with 8, Bouverie St on front wrap. £5.00
WILLIAM SHENSTONE & HIS FRIENDS by M WILLIAMS. 1933.
English Association Pamphlet. Original wraps. £6.00
SIMS, G R.
AMONG MY AUTOGRAPHS. 1904. Chatto & Windus.
70 facsimile autographs of such as Wordsworth, Dickens, Tennyson, Gladstone , etc
with accompanying notes.
Edges of spine very slightly worn. Name on front end paper otherwise very good. £10.00
THE SHEPHERD'S CALENDAR. 1898. Harper & Bros.
Newly adorned with 12 pictures by & other devices by Walter Crane.
Front hinge cracked. Pictorial covers very slightly rubbed on edges but
otherwise a very good copy of a charming book. £165.00
STANTON, Frank L.
COMES ONE WITH A SONG. 1899. Bowen-Merrill Co.USA.
Some Poetry of The Civil War, Plantation poems, etc.
Original decorated cloth, gilt. Teg. £25.00
POETS OF THE 90'S. 1965. J Baker. (O Wilde, A Douglas , R Le Gallienne, V Plarr,
J Davidison, L Johnson, W B Yeats, J Gray, A Symons, A Beardsley, E Dowson.etc) £15.00
CRITICS OF THE 'NINETIES. 1970. J Baker. £6.00
THE POETS . 1907. Henry Frowde/OUP. Indian paper edition.
2 volumes in one:- Volume 1- Chaucer-Burns; Volume 2 -Wordsworth-Tennyson.
1840-1892. Original soft leather covers, original ribbon marker & ties(torn). Covers a bit aged but contents still bright enough. Scarce. £30.00
STOWE, Harriet Beecher.
UNCLE TOM'S CABIN. 1852. Cassell.
First english edition with 27 George Cruikshank wood engravings.
Half leather binding with marbled sides, end papers & edges.
The front hinge is cracked & starting otherwise it is a remarkably good copy,
fresh, clean & practically fox free. £250.00
STEPHEN, J K.
QUO MUSA TENDIS ? 1891. Macmillan & Bowes.
Preceded by a Bibliography of Lapsus Calami. £12.00
IMMENSEE. 1896. Gowans & Gray. Original decorated cloth. £40.00
THE BRAM STOKER BEDSIDE COMPANION. 1973. Gollancz.
Edited & introduced by C Osborne.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £75.00
STUART, Prince Charles Edward.
CARLISLE IN 1745. 1846. Longman.
An authentic account of the occupation of Carlisle in 1745, edited by G G MOUNSEY. Original blind stamped decorated covers with gilt lettering & gilt picture of
the Citadel & English Gate on the upper case. Titles, engraved plates &
folded litho plan in very good state. Small closed cloth tear on spine,
internal hinge parting, otherwise a very good copy. £125.00
STUART-YOUNG, J M.
THE IMMORTAL NINE. (1930) Fowler Wright, London.
An Introduction to the Poetry of the Last Century: Browning, Wordsworth, Keats. £4.00
SWINBURNE, A C.
POEMS & BALLADS. 1906. Chatto & Windus. New Impression.
Half vellum with gilt decorated spine, Teg. Marbled end papers. £25.00 POSTHUMOUS POEMS. 1917. Heineman.
Edited & Introduced by E Gosse & T J J Wise.
Edges of covers rubbed & top of spine split-contents very good. £15.00
LAUS VENERIS. 1948. Golden Cockerel Press. Edition limited to 750 numbered copies with engravings by J Buckland-Wright. £180.00
THE LETTERS OF ALGERNON CHARLES SWINBURNE. 1918. Heinemann.
Volume 1. Edited by E Gosse & T J Wise. Spine a little worn on ends of spine, corners a little bumped otherwise very good. £10.00
THE SPRINGTIDE OF LIFE . 1918. Heinemann. Poems of Childhood with coloured plates & black/white illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Preface by Edmund Gosse . Light bubbling of cloth otherwise a very good copy. £95.00
A SELECTION OF POEMS. 1948. Grey Walls Press. Dw. Introduced by H Treece. £10.00
THE SWINBURNE LETTERS . 1959. Yale University Press.
Volumes 1 & 2. 1854-1875. Edited by C Y Lang. Illustrated. £20.00
A YEAR'S LETTERS. 1974. New York Univ Press. Dw.
Introduced & edited by F J Syphe. This publication "replicates, as closely as
possible, the Victorian bookmaking standard". Illustrated. £7.00
POEMS. nd. Augustan Book of Poetry. E Benn . Reprint. White wraps foxed.
Bookshop stamp on front cover. £4.00
SWINBURNE. The Portrait of a Poet by Philip HENDERSON.
1974. Routledge, Kegan & Paul. Illustrated. Dw frayed. £4.00
PHILIP MASSINGER (24pp) in THE FORTNIGHTLY REVIEW . July 1880.
Original wraps dusty & frayed but contents very good. £25.00