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Evelyn Waugh: Portrait of an Artist

by Frederick J. Stopp

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Published
1958
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Chapman and Hall, London, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 254 pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Dust Jacket slightly marked, with several chips. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges browned slightly. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature… Read more
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Wheel-Tracks

by E. OE. Somerville and Martin Ross

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Published
1924
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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£20.00

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Longmans, Green & Co, London, 1924. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". x + 284pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with a couple of more substantial tears and some loss. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin: Volume XI

by Jonathan Swift

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Published
1760
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£10.00

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C. Hitch and L. Hawes et al, London, 1760. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Full Leather). Fair Condition. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 222 pp. Single volume only of set or series. Hinges cracked. Front joint 2/3rds split, with front board only loosely attached. Most of title piece absent from spine. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous… Read more
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Cuckoo in the Powys Nest: A Memoir

by Theodora Gay Scutt

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907839620
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£55.00

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Brynmill, Harleston, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 292 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust jacket has faded spine and barcode sticker to rear. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Britain/UK; Modern; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0907839622. ISBN/EAN: 9780907839620.… Read more
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Autobiography

by John Cowper Powys

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
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£25.00

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Macdonald, London, 1967. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xxiv + 672pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Introduced by J. B. Priestley. Comes with associated newspaper snippet. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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Journals, 1889-1949

by Andre Gide, & Justin O'Brien (ed.)

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Published
1967
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Thus
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£10.00

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Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1967. First Thus. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 797 pp. Binding firm, with minor wear to spine. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges browned and marked. Damp staining to outer top corner, not effecting text. Covers slghtly creased. One small tear and slight loss to back cover.… Read more
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The Journals of Anais Nin, Volume 6: 1955-1966

by Anais Nin, & Gunther Stuhlmann (ed.)

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First British Commonwealth Edition
ISBN
9780720604443
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£15.00

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Peter Owen, London, 1977. First British Commonwealth Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xviii + 414pp. One volume of the 7-volume set. Internally clean. Binding firm. Edges slightly foxed. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; 1950s & 1960s; Biography &… Read more
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Chaldon Herring: Writers in a Dorset Landscape

by Judith Stinton

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
ISBN
9780952883982
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£6.00

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Black Dog, 2004. Later Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Signed by Author. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". viii + 208pp. Binding firm. Edges browned slightly. Covers slightly marked and creased. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; England; Modern; Genealogy & Local History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0952883988. ISBN/EAN:… Read more
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The London Mercury. Vol. VIII No. 43, May 1923 - No. 48, October 1923

by J. C. Squire (ed.)

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Published
1923
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£25.00

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No stated publisher, 1923. First Edition. Hardcover (Half Vellum). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 672 pp. Single volume only of set or series. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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The Autobiography of a Super-tramp

by W. H. Davies

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1926
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Travellers' Library Edition reprint
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£9.00

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Jonathan Cape, London, 1926. Travellers' Library Edition reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo. xvi + 304pp. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges foxed and browned. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Literature & Literary; Wales & United States; Modern; Biography &… Read more
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The Guernica Bull: Studies in the Classical Tradition in the Twentieth Century

by Harry C. Rutledge

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780820310640
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£12.00

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University of Georgia Press, Athens, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xiv + 154pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Boards slightly bowed. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Literature & Literary; Modern; Essays & Literary Criticism. … Read more
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A Prose Miscellany: As a child he was a militarist ..

by Keith Douglas, & Desmond Graham (intro.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780856355264
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£20.00

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Carcanet, London, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 159 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket slightly creased and partially faded. Edges slightly foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners slightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Literature & Literary; Britain/UK; Modern; Military & Warfare.… Read more
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The Road of Excess: A Psychedelic Autobiography

by Brian Barritt

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780953274109
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£60.00

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PSI, London, 1998. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 315 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Bump to top of spine. Edges browned. Covers creased. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Literature & Literary; Britain/UK; Modern; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0953274101. ISBN/EAN: 9780953274109. Pictures of this item not… Read more
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Perseus in the Wind

by Freya Stark

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£6.00

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John Murray, London, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Reynolds Stone. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. x + 169pp. Binding firm, spine cocked and faded. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Illustrator: Reynolds Stone. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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Emerald and Nancy: Lady Cunard and her daughter

by Daphne Fielding

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£30.00

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Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xviii + 205pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket chipped. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Britain/UK; Modern; Biography & Autobiography. Pictures of this item not… Read more
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Blake and Tradition: Volume I & II

by Kathleen Raine

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£90.00

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Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 4to - over 9.75 - 12" tall. xxxii + 428 / xii + 367pp. 2-volume set (complete). Internally clean. Front hinge of Vol. I reinforced. Bindings otherwise firm. Spines cocked and faded. Edges browned and marked. Covers slightly marked. The core… Read more
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Jerusalem! The Real Life of William Blake

by Tobias Churton

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781780287508
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£15.00

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Watkins, London, 2015. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xl + 358pp. Internally clean. Binding firm. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear. Edges slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; England; 18th & 19th century;… Read more
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The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer

by Geoffrey Chaucer, & Walter W. Skeat (ed.)

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Published
1927
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£15.00

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Oxford University Press, 1927. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". xxiv + 732 + 149pp. Binding firm, with chips and wear to top of spine. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. All edges gilt in good condition. Corners bumped. Contains frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1… Read more
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English Blake

by Bernard Blackstone

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1949
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£10.00

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Cambridge University Press, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xviii + 455pp. Binding firm. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket marked and chipped, with partially removed sticker to rear. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Covers slightly marked. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available:… Read more
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Why Mrs Blake Cried: William Blake and the Sexual Basis of Spiritual Vision

by Marsha Keith Schuchard

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780712620161
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£26.00

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Century, London, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". xvi + 448pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly worn, with one small tear. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature &… Read more
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