London: Victor Gollancz, (1943). Fifteenth impression, 8vo, 464 pp. Owner's inscriptions and an old price to fly leaf, closed tear to the final leaf. Cloth, d.w. with some loss and repairs to the reverse, upper flap stuck to the paste down. The first instalment of the author's memoirs, covering her...
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London: Jonathan Cape, (1989). First edition, 8vo, (vi), 297, (1) pp. Signed by the author on the title page. Cloth, d.w., some very mild rubbing to edges, a near fine copy.
London: Cassell, (1969). First edition, 8vo, (vi), 184, (2) pp. Inscribed from the author on the fly leaf. Cloth, d.w., not price clipped, some light browning and soiling.
Oxford: The Shakespeare Head Press, 1931. Limited edition, one of 1,000 copies, 2 volumes 8vo. 5 plates by Jack Hewer. Original gilt titled orange cloth, fine.
Edinburgh: John Grant, 1924. Thornton Edition. 12 volumes. 8vo. Publisher's gilt green cloth, gilt to spines, dust jackets, top edges green. 12 frontispieces and 55 plates. Occasional light rubbing to the extremities, a little loss of gilt to the spine of "Agnes Grey", but for a few minor marks a very good set.
London: The Folio Society, 1965-70. Seven volumes, 2nd printings of "Jane Eyre" and "Wuthering Heights" otherwise first printings thus, 8vo. 8, 12 or 15 plates per volume. Black quarter morocco, spines decorated in gilt and either green, red or blue depending on the author, linen sides, some rubbing, particularly to...
London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited, (1923). First edition. 8vo. xxii, 243, (1) pp. Publisher's blue cloth backed grey boards, gilt lettered to the spine. Some mild rubbing to the extremities, else very good.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1860. Small 8vo, iv, 534 pp. Contemporary signature to fly leaf verso, some minor ink spots to the title, marbled endpapers, sides and edges. Contemporary dark green half calf, gilt and blind stamp decorated spine, maroon spine label, an attractive copy. First published 1849.
London: The Bodley Head, (1948). First edition, 8vo, (viii), 128 pp. Cloth, d.w., not price clipped, some mostly mild rubbing and soiling, small label removed from the lower wrapper.
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, Limited, 1931. Thirty-seventh impression. Small 8vo. 63, (1) pp. Publisher's black cloth, printed paper spine label, a spare tipped in on the recto of the rear free endpaper, dust jacket, original ownership inscription dated 1932 to the front free endpaper. Small closed tear to the foot...
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, (1948). 8vo, clvi, 167, (1) pp. Two portrait plates, marbled endpapers. Bound by Bumpus in contemporary dark blue half morocco, t.e.g., slight fading of spine otherwise near fine.
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1936. Ninth impression, 8vo, (x), 165, (1) pp. Portrait frontispiece, marbled endpapers. Original gilt decorated published blue morocco, t.e.g., spine sunned otherwise very good.
London: Sidgwick & Jackson, Limited, 1930. Thirty-sixth impression. Small 8vo. 93, (3) pp. Publisher's black cloth, printed paper spine label, a spare tipped in on the recto of the rear free endpaper, dust jacket, original ownership inscription dated 1932 to the front free endpaper. Light spotting to the jacket, slight...
London: R. and J. Dodsley, 1754. First edition thus, small 4to, viii, 40 pp. Some light foxing, old signature to title. Recent black quarter calf, marbled boards. A celebrated work first published in the same year as "De Animi Immortalitate". Browne's meagre output is not matched by his reputation; Johnson...
London: Smith, Elder, and Co., 1890. First edition. Small 8vo. (viii), 157, (3) pp. Publisher's red cloth, gilt lettered to the spine, early bookseller's label of T. Brear of Bradford to the front pastedown, later ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Very good. Wise, 28. Actually published in December 1889.
London: Henry Frowde, Oxford University Press, 1912. 8vo, viii, 696 pp. Portrait frontispiece, marbled endpapers, prize label of Croydon Borough School for Girls to fly leaf. Contemporary blue calf, t.e.g., gilt spine with a brown morocco label, a lovely copy.
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1899. Two volumes. 8vo. xvi, 748; viii, 786 pp. Contemporary prize bindings from Bromley High School (Girls Day School), full aubergine calf, spines with raised bands, gilt lettered direct to two panels and decorated to the others, the college name and crest in gilt to...
Edinburgh: Printed for the Author, 1811. 8vo, (viii), xii, 9-203, (1) pp, 25 vignette woodcuts in the text, contemporary tree calf, upper joint cracked, corners worn, with small loss to head of spine, red morocco spine label. A scarce book by a little known poet with rough but lively woodcuts accompanying the text.
Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1890. Limited edition, no. 88 of 250 copies signed by the author, large 8vo, ix, (i), 198, 2 pp. Bookplate. Original quarter vellum, gilt spine, slightly dull and marked.
London: Saunders and Otley, 1838. First edition. Three volumes. 8vo. Contemporary red half morocco over marbled boards, slightly later neat ownership inscription to the head of the title pages. Neat repair to the head of the upper joint of volume I, a very good set. Sadleir, 387. Wolff, 922.
Boston: James Loring, 1834. Second edition. Small 8vo. 202 pp. Original cloth, rebacked preserving almost all of the original spine with its paper label. Upper half of front free endpaper cut, some foxing and staining to the front and rear, else a decent copy. A novel for children, first published...
London: Published for the Folk-Lore Society by Sidgwick & Jackson, 1914. 8vo, x, 364 pp, some light spots, unopened in the original cloth, spine ends bumped, two small marks to upper cover, otherwise a very good copy. Publications of the Folk-Lore Society volume 73.
London: J.M. Dent, 1901. Two volumes, 12mo. 7 plates. Original gilt titled green cloth, spines a little dull, ends bumped, t.e.g.
(London): The Enitharmon Press, 1976. Limited edition, no. 58 of 250 copies, 4to, (44) pp. Illustrations throughout. Cloth, d.w., spine and edges faded otherwise very good.
Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, (1968). Three volumes, 8vo. Frontispieces. Cloth, spine titles a little dull, otherwise very good. "In this edition all Burns' surviving Poems and Songs are for the first time published together, with the Airs for the Songs in their 18th century form..." (from the wrapper). "Oxford...