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THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST. A trivial comedy for serious people

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST. A trivial comedy for serious people by WILDE. OSCAR

Leonard Smithers and Co. London. 1899. FIRST EDITION. Small 4to. (8.4 x 6.3 inches). One of 100 large paper copies, printed on ...

£37,500.00
A STUDY IN SCARLET.

A STUDY IN SCARLET. by DOYLE. ARTHUR CONAN

Ward, Lock & Co. London. 1888. FIRST EDITION in book form of the first Sherlock Holmes novel and the Author's first book. 8vo. ...

£25,000.00
RIGHTS OF MAN. Bound with; RIGHTS OF MAN; PART THE SECOND. Combining Principle and Practice.

RIGHTS OF MAN. Bound with; RIGHTS OF MAN; PART THE SECOND. Combining Principle and Practice. by PAINE. THOMAS

J. S. Jordan. London. 1791 & 92. FIRST EDITION of the second part, Fourth edition of the first. Two works in one volume. Sm...

£18,750.00
AN IDEAL HUSBAND.

AN IDEAL HUSBAND. by WILDE. OSCAR

Leonard Smithers and Co. London. 1899. FIRST EDITION. One of only 100 large paper copies, printed on Dutch hand made paper, num...

£17,500.00
ULYSSES.

ULYSSES. by JOYCE. JAMES

Shakespeare and Company. Paris. 1922. FIRST EDITION. Number 811 of a limited edition of 1,000 copies and one of 750 copies prin...

£16,500.00
THE FLORENTINE HISTORIE. Written in the Italian tongue, by Nicholo Macchiavelli, Citizen and Secretarie of Florence. And translated into English by T. B. [Thomas Bedingfield] Esquire

THE FLORENTINE HISTORIE. Written in the Italian tongue, by Nicholo Macchiavelli, Citizen and Secretarie of Florence. And translated into English by T. B. [Thomas Bedingfield] Esquire by MACHIAVELLI. NICCOLO

Printed by T. C. [Thomas Creede] for W. P. [William Ponsonby]. London. 1595. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. Folio. (11.1 x 7.5 inches...

£12,750.00
THE RAPE OF THE LOCK. An Heroi-Comical poem in five cantos. Embroidered with nine drawings by Aubrey Beardsley

THE RAPE OF THE LOCK. An Heroi-Comical poem in five cantos. Embroidered with nine drawings by Aubrey Beardsley by POPE. ALEXANDER ; BEARDSLEY. AUBREY. illustrates

Leonard Smithers. London. 1896. LIMITED EDITION. 4to (10.3 x 8.1 inches). One of 25 numbered copies printed on Japanese vellum....

£10,000.00
ACROSS THE RIVER AND INTO THE TREES

ACROSS THE RIVER AND INTO THE TREES by HEMINGWAY. ERNEST

Charles Scribner`s Sons. New York. 1950. PRESENTATION ISSUE, PRECEDING THE FIRST U.S. EDITION. With Scribner logo and letter A...

£9,500.00
SET OF WINNIE THE POOH FIRST EDITIONS. 4 Volumes. -- When We were very young. -- Winnie the Pooh. -- Now We are Six. -- The House at Pooh Corner.

SET OF WINNIE THE POOH FIRST EDITIONS. 4 Volumes. -- When We were very young. -- Winnie the Pooh. -- Now We are Six. -- The House at Pooh Corner. by MILNE. A. A. --- E. H. Shepard, Illustrates

Methuen and Co. London. 1924 - 28. FIRST EDITIONS. Four volumes. 8vo(7.7 x 5.2 inches). Illustrated throughout with wonderful l...

£8,750.00
Unpublished typescript with manuscript corrections. --- Un apres-midi avec Picasso 85 ans. (An Afternoon with Picasso at 85).

Unpublished typescript with manuscript corrections. --- Un apres-midi avec Picasso 85 ans. (An Afternoon with Picasso at 85). by PICASSO. PABLO. -- BRASSAI. (HALÁSZ, Gyula)

Cannes. 1966. NP. 1966. Quarto (285mm x 233mm). 20 typed sheets in French (rectos only), legibly hand-corrected throughout by ...

£7,500.00
SNIFFIN GLUE. Volumes 1 to 12.

SNIFFIN GLUE. Volumes 1 to 12. by PERRY. MARK. Edits

Mark Perry. London. 1976/77. First Editions. Quartos. Mimeograph stapled magazines. Original issues of numbers one to twelve, a...

£7,500.00
THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY.

THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY. by KEYNES. JOHN MAYNARD

Macmillan and Co. Limited. London. 1936. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.7 x 5.7 inches). Publishers dark blue cloth with four blind ru...

£7,500.00
THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN COOK.-----  ATLAS VOLUME ONLY. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken, by the command of His Majesty,for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere

THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN COOK.----- ATLAS VOLUME ONLY. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken, by the command of His Majesty,for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere by COOK. Captain JAMES. ; HAWKESWORTH. JOHN

Nicol and Cadell. London. 1785. ATLAS VOLUME ONLY, FOR THIRD VOYAGE. (22.5 x 16.5 inches). Total of 62 engraved plates and char...

£6,000.00
THE PROPHET.

THE PROPHET. by GIBRAN. KAHLIL

Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 1923. FIRST EDITION. 1st printing. Octavo. (8.3 x 5.8 inches). Illustrated with 12 full page mono pl...

£5,750.00
THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT.

THE TALE OF PETER RABBIT. by POTTER. BEATRIX

Frederick Warne and Co. London. 1902. FIRST TRADE EDITION. 16mo. (5.6 x 4.4 inches). First state of the text with "wept big tea...

£5,250.00



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