Victorian Authors beginning with the letter
TARN, E Wyndham.
TREDGOLDS' ELEMENTARY PRINCIPLES OF CARPENTRY
to which is added an Essay on the Nature & Properties of Timber. 1886.
Crosby Lockwood & Co. This Edition thoroughly revised & considerably englarged with
61 engravings & numerous woodcuts. Excellent copy free from foxing also
ALS from Tarn giving his recommendations included. £60.00
A YOUNG MAN'S PASSAGE. 1952. Home & Van Thal.
Intimate autobiography of the Victorian Age & early 1900s.
Blue boards. Spine sunned. Inscription on front end paper. 324pp. £5.00
A SELECTION FROM THE WORKS OF ALFRED TENNYSON. 1866.
Moxon's Miniature Poets. Woodcuts & cover design by John Leighton.
Original gilt decorated cover & spine. Slight foxing of prelims. £200.00
DEATH OF OENONE, AKBAR'S DREAM. 1892. Macmillan.
Original green cloth. Inscription on front end paper otherwise very good. £12.00
TIRESIAS & OTHER POEMS. 1885. Macmillan.
1st issue- No printer mentioned at foot of p.204. Green cloth, gilt.
Covers marked. Poem neatly & caligraphically written on front end paper. £15.00
WAYSIDE THOUGHTS FROM TENNYSON. Nd. Harrap.
2 ¾” x 4" leather binding. Inscription dated 1918 on front end paper. £7.00
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR. 1945. Privately Printed. Original wraps.
A Bibliographical Essay by R A WALKER . Edition limited to 350 copies. £15.00
TENNYSON by Humbert WOLFE. 1930. Dw tissue.
The Poets on the Poets Series.
Edition limited to 250 numbered copies, signed by the Author. Slip case. £35.00
TENNYSON. 1946. Phoenix House.
Introduced by W H AUDEN.
Dw a little rubbed & chipped. £14.00
ALFRED TENNYSON by Charles TENNYSON. 1949. Macmillan. Illustrated.
Biography by the poet's grandson. Blue cloth, spine sunned. 579pp. £6.00
AN ILLUSTRATED LIFE by Norman PAGE. 1992. Allison & Busby.
Very good in like dw. 192pp. £6.00
LETTER TO TENNYSON by Robert LUMSDEN. 1992. Isle of Wight Poetry Society. Number 59 in a limited edition of 500.
Near fine collection of poetry in original pictorial wraps celebrating the Tennyson Centenary. Illustrated by Muriel Owen. £6.00
TENNYSON by Peter LEVI. 1993. Macmillan. Dw. Illustrated.
Front hinge cracked otherwise very good indeed. 370pp. £8.00
THE TENNYSONS by Charles TENNYSON & Hope DYSON. 1974. Macmillan.
Dw. Background to Genius. £8.00
THACKERAY, William Makepeace.
STRAY PAPERS. 1901. Hutchinson . Introduced by Lewis Melville. Stories, Reviews, Verses & Sketches (1821-1847). Original cloth soiled & stained. Gilt decoration and spine titling. Top edge gilt. Contents bright enough. Illustrated.£7.50
MR ROBERT BROWN AT A CLUB. 1953. Christmas.
First printed in Punch in 1951 now privately printed.
llustrated by R Searle. Original wraps. £16.00
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE MORNING CHRONICLE.
1955. University of Illinois Press.
Price clipped dw. Introduced by G N Ray. £25.00
THE FOUR GEORGES. 1862. Smith, Elder, London .
Sketches of Manners, Morals, Court & Town Life.
Spine worn on ends of spine, front hinge cracked otherwise very good. £30.00
THE FOUR GEORGES & THE ENGLISH HUMOURISTS. 1892. Smith, Elder & Co. Volume 23 in a set of 26 of The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray.
Green embossed boards, gilt. Spine slightly worn on ends otherwise a very
good reading copy. 338pp. £4.00
THE PROSE WORKS OF WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY. 1901-03. J M Dent. Edited by W Jerrold. Illustrated by C E Brock.
18 volumes uniformly bound in green boards, gilt. Top edges gilt. Inscriptions to some end papers. Foxing to fore & bottom edges. Some covers marked but contents very good. £70.00
VANITY FAIR. 1963. Folio Society. Illustrated by Robin Jacques.
Blue boards, gilt in repaired slip case. Spine sunned. Name on blank end paper. 675pp. £12.00
THE BURIED LIFE by GORDON RAY . 1952. Oxford University Press.
A Study of the Relations between Thackeray's Fiction & his real life. £6.00
THACKERAY by Laurence BRANDER . 1964. Longmans, Green & Co.
Revised edition. Original wraps. £5.00
Two stiff bound exercise books containing original working holograph monographs on THACKERAY'S VANITY FAIR & HENRY ESMOND by Derek STANFORD
together with proof sheets of Stanford's book, " WILLIAM THACKERAY ".
British Council Monographs.- Notes on Literature Series. 1969. £50.00
THE CORNHILL MAGAZINE . Ed W M THACKERAY et Al .
Vols.1-46. 1860-1882 . Lacks volumes 9, 15, 20, 47.
Contributors include A Trollope – Framley Parsonage, The Claverings; Romola
by George Eliot ; Wives & Daughters by Mrs Gaskell; Armadale by Wilkie Collins;
T Hardy-Far from the Madding Crowd; The Adventures of Harry Richmond by
G Meredith, F T Palgrave, AC & C E Benson, G A Burmingham, B Dobell,
C Rawnsley, K Tynan, W M Thackeray, Charlotte Bronte, Washington Irvine,
E Arnold, E B Browning, Tennyson, C Beale, Lever, H Beecher Stowe,
G MacDonald, M Arnold, T Hood, etc. 42 volumes.
14 in original publisher's cloth rest in mixed binding – condition varies from
very good to poor but all are complete. Full details on request. £735.00
THOMPSON SETON, Ernest. THE BEST OF ERNEST THOMPSON SETON. 1949. Hodder & Stoughton . Dw. Profusely illustrated throughout by author. £8.00
THE HOUND OF HEAVEN. (1908) Original wraps.
Disbound. Light foxing. Inscription on front end paper. £8.00
POEMS. 1909. Burns & Oates. 10th edition - limited to 500 copies.
Green cloth, gilt, sunned. Inscription on half-title. £10.00
SHELLEY. 1909. Burns & Oates. Introduced by G Wyndham.
Special large paper edition with original vellum binding, gilt.
Title page in red & black. Teg. £70.00
A GOLDEN BOOK OF FRANCIS THOMPSON. 1926. Hodder & Stoughton .
Extracts from his work edited by J A Hutton. £10.00
THE HOUND OF HEAVEN. 1936. Introduced by S Vance.
Presented by the Grail at Royal Albert Hall.
Original wraps very slighly marked. Some light foxing. £10.00
THE POEMS OF FRANCIS THOMPSON. 1943. O U P. Reprint. Price clipped dw slightly torn & frayed. Name & neat booksellers stamp on front paste down. £8.00
THE CITY OF DREADFUL NIGHT. 1993. Canongate Classics.
Original stiff wraps. £7.50
THE LADY'S GUIDE TO PERFECT GENTILITY. 1973. Huntington Library, USA . Original wraps. 1st published in New York , 1856.
2 chapters now reproduced in facsimile. £6.00
THURLOCKE, A R.
THE RUSTIC CHOIR & OTHER POEMS. 1908. Samurai Press.
Edition limited to 300 copies. Inscription. £20.00
MARY GRESLEY & OTHER STORIES. 1951. Folio Society.
Edited & introduced by John Hampden. Wood engravings by Joan Hassall.
Red decorated boards insomewhat worn price-clipped dw. Contents very good. £15.00
THE BARCHESTER NOVELS. 1976-80.
Complete set of 6 volumes all published by the Folio Society, comprising The Warden, The Small House at Allington, Doctor Thorne, The Last Chronicle of Barset, Barchester Towers & Framley Parsonage.
All first Folio printings. All fine in like slip cases. £120.00
TROLLOPE by Victoria GLENDINNING . 1992. Hutchinson . Dw.
A biography of Anthony Trollope. £5.00
THE INDOMITABLE MRS TROLLOPE by Eileen BIGLAND. 1953. James Barrie.
Proof copy with signature of Hope Wallace on original drab wraps - a little frayed
& stained. Biography of Frances Trollope, the novelist's mother. £6.00
ST. PAUL'S MAGAZINE.
Ed. A TROLLOPE et AL. v.1-v.X11. 1867-1873. June.
This run includes the whole period under the editorship of Trollope which ended in 1870. It contains the complete serialisation of Phineas Finn & Ralph the Heir.
It also contains Austin Dobson's first published poem "Une Marquise" etc.
Other contributors include G MacDonald-Author of John Halifax Gentleman,
J Ingelow, R Buchanan, T Wood, N Hawthorne-Septimus-his last work; V Hugo,
Mrs H Wood, etc. Millais was the illustrator of the first few volumes.
12 volumes in half calf-mixed bindings – contents very good.
(Volumes 1-6 similarly bound with the spines are cellotaped.
V.8-11 similarly bound in excellent condition.) £650.00
VICTORIAN VOICES. 1980. OUP.
Original stiff wraps in very good condition. £10.00
TRENCH, Richard Chevenix.
ON THE STUDY OF WORDS & ENGLISH PAST & PRESENT. nd. Dent. Everyman Edition. 2 volumes in one, in original orange cloth.
Introduction by George Sampson. £6.00
TUER, Andrew W.
FORGOTTEN CHILDREN'S BOOKS. 1899. Leadenhall Press. Index & ribbon marker. Book List of the Leadenhall Press at rear. Tipped in is a card from the Author requesting information. Bookplate. £40.00
STORIES FROM OLD-FASHIONED CHILDREN'S BOOKS. 1900. Leadenhall Press. Illlustrated with 250 cuts. Inscription on front end paper.
Original pictorial decorated cloth gilt. £30.00
THE RISE OF THE FRENCH NOVEL. 1979. Hamish Hamilton. Green boards. Base of covers slightly damp stained. Dust wrapper has a small closed tear to the front panel. Slight edge spotting not affecting text. Contents very good. Marivaux, Rousseau, Stendhal, Flaubert, Radiguet, Fournier, Crebillon Fils. £5.00
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF JOAN OF ARC. 1896. Tauchnitz Edition.
Vols 1 & 2. Covers showing signs of use, contents very good. £25.00
THE WAR PRAYER. 1968. Harper & Row. USA . Dw. 1st separate publication of
poem signed by Artist/War Correspondent John Groth with his illustrations. £50.00
THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN. 1993. Folio Society. Slip case.
Introduced by Colin Ward. Wood engravings by Harry Brockway. Very good. £12.00
MARK TWAIN & HIS WORLD by JUSTIN KAPLAN. 1974. M Joseph. Dw. Illustrated. £6.00
MARK TWAIN & BRET HARTE. THE INNOCENTS ABROAD & THAT HEATHEN CHINEE. 1870. G Robertson. Melbounre.
The scarce 1st Australian edition comprising the three books, New York to Venice, Venice to Ephesus, & Syria, Palestine,Egypt & Home, in continuous pagination, but each with its separate title page dated 1870 & contents pages. The Bret Harte is also the 1st Austalian edition, dated 1871. The half leather binding is somewhat rubbed with the hinges parting & the rear panel almost loose . Internally it is very good indeed with negligable foxing & only one or two small stains . £725.00
SHAMROCKS. 1887. Kegan Paul, Trench & Co.
Green boards slightly worn. Poetry Society blind stamp on front end paper.
Contents very good.197pp. £45.00
TYNDALL, M C.
LAYS & LYRICS OF ENGLAND. 1898. J Baker & Son.
Errata slip. Presentation inscription on paste-down. £10.00