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1 Alberes, R. M & De Boisdeffre, Pierre Kafka : The Torment of Man
London Vision Press Ltd 1968 0854782818 / 9780854782819 First UK Edition Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good ++ 
Black cloth boards, silvber title to spine, minor wear. tape marks to endpapers. 105pp Text very clean and firm. Dust Jacket in protective cover, sunning to spine, light wear to edges, very light soiling to rear. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste Volume I, Alison, Archibald
2 Alison, Archibald Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste Volume I
U. K. Archibald Constable & Co : Longman Hurst Rees Orme Brown & Green 1825 Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket 
Sixth Edition :Brown leather boards with gilt decoration, title to front and spine. Rise banded spine with red label for title worn. Wear/rubbing to boards, with 2" mark to rear board. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers with label to fep from College for Civil Engineering Putney.Both gutters slightly cracked but binding firm. Gift inscription dated 1871 to second page. 376pp, very slight foxing to a few pages, otherwise text clean and paged firm. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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3 Allen, James. Lane A Kentucky Cardinal and Aftermath
London Macmillan & Co 1901 Hardback Very Good + No Jacket Hugh Thomson 
Cloth boards, gilt decoration and title to front and spine. Light wear with corners slightly bumped. Foxing to endpapers, gift inscription to fep. 286pp illustrated with many drawing. Text and illustration very clean and firm. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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4 Anon The Quarterly Review No. 236 October 1865
London John Murray 1865 Paperback Good No Jacket 
Discoulouration to cover, 5" closed tear to rear spine, top rear clorner lacking, some creasing, wear to edge. 581pp text clean, pages firm. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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5 Anon The Quarterly Review No. 244 April 1867
London John Murray 1967 Paperback Very Good No Jacket 
Some discolourations to cover, light wear. 573pp text clean, some pages uncut. Pencil annotation to front. Gutter slightly cracker at rear, but pages firm. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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6 Anon The Student Edinburgh University Magazine Vol. XXXI No. 12
U. K. Students Representative Council 1935 Paperback Very Good + No Jacket 
4 th June 1935. Maroon cover, black title, sunning to spine, light wear to edges. Pages 393 to 442 plus adverts, slight foxing to first advert, illustrated with photographs. Text and illustrations very clean and firm. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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Longbourn : Pride and Prejudice the Servants Story, Baker, Jo
7 Baker, Jo Longbourn : Pride and Prejudice the Servants Story
London Doubleday & Company 2013 0857522019 / 9780857522016 Hardback Near Fine Very Good ++ 
Black boards, gilt title to spine, bell to front. 365pp lovely clean tight copy. Dust Jacket very minimal shelf wear. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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8 Barlaei, Casparis Poematum
Holland Elzevirs 1631 Hardback Very Good + No Jacket 
5" x 3" New Edition Priore castigator et altera parte auctior: Date Stated as Anno c15 15c XXXI. Full leather binding with raised banded spine, Gilt title and author with date to spine. Wear to edges. Marbled endpapers with gilt decoration to leather. 511pp some slight darkening to first few pages, otherwise text very clean and firm. Small stamp with previous owners name and very small paper cutting pasted to ffep. 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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9 Beach, Joseph. Warren The Technique of Thomas Hardy
U. S. A. Russell & Russell 1962 Hardback Good + No Jacket 
Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine, wear to edges, boards scuffed. Mark to fep where label has been. Library stamp to title page and No. to Publisher page. 255pp text very clean, binding firm, slight rough cut pages. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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10 Beerbohm, Max A Christmas Garland
London William Heinemann Ltd 1912 Hardback Good + No Jacket 
Blue boardsGilr garland to front boards, title to front and spine. sunning to spine, rubbing to ome edges, small mark to top front corner. Previous owners name to fep. 197pp some foxing, binding firm. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Praefationis Ad Tres Gulielmi Bellendeni Libros, De Statu, Editio Secunda., Bellendeni, Gulielmi [William Bellenden]
11 Bellendeni, Gulielmi [William Bellenden] Praefationis Ad Tres Gulielmi Bellendeni Libros, De Statu, Editio Secunda.
London W Browne & J Warren 1788 Second Edition Hardback Very Good ++ No Jacket 
Bound in red leather, gilt title to spine. Some very light scuffing, top front corner bumped. Marbled endpapers, Private book plate to fep Lord Dinerben.. 137pp illustrated with 3 portraits, with tissue guards, slight foxing to portraits and tissue guards, otherwise text clean. Latin text. Binding firm. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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12 Benson, Arthur. Christopher From a College Window
London Smith & Elder & Co 1906 First Edition Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. wear to some edges, mainly corners and head/tail of spine. Gutter cracked at semi title page but binding fiem. Foxing to first few pages and a few spots in margins, otherwise text is clean. Previous owners name printed on fep. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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13 Bobbin, Tin & Corry, John The Works of Tim Bobbin Esq in Prose and Verse
London John Heywood 1862 Hardback Good No Jacket 
To which is added a rendering into simple English of the Dialogue of Tummus and Meary, with the idioms and similes retained, and explanatory notes, etc. by Elija Ridings. Blue cloth boards, blind stamp decoration with gilt illustration to front boards and title to spine. Gutters cracked so boards detached. Darkening to spine, wear to edges. Private plate to fep with foxing to endpapers. 534pp illustrated. Sporadic foxing thoughout 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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14 Bronte, Charlotte Shirley
London Oxford University Press 1956 Hardback Good + Good + 
The World's Classics No. 14. Blue boards, wear with a few marks. 645pp text clean, binding firm. Dust Jacket, sunning to spine, light wear to edges with small closed tear to bottom edge. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The Pleasures of Hope; in two parts with other poems., Campbell, Thomas
15 Campbell, Thomas The Pleasures of Hope; in two parts with other poems.
Edinburgh & London Mundell& Son, 1800 Hardback Very Good + 
2nd edition, in dark red morocco, gilt decorated. spine in compartments, gilt ruled, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, 4 illustrations. Covers slightly darkened, light spotting throughout, otherwise a clean firm copy. Good+ 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Rhyme? and Reason?, Carroll, Lewis
16 Carroll, Lewis Rhyme? and Reason?
London Macmillan & Co., 1888 Hardback Very Good + Frost & Holiday 
Sixty five illustrations by Arthur Frost and nine by Henry Holiday. Red bound, gilt ruled, gilt lettering to spine, gilt emblem to front board and rear boards, black endpapers, gilt edges, 2 pages of advertisements to rear. Corners slightly scuffed, spine faded, occasional spotting, otherwise VG 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, Carroll, Lewis
17 Carroll, Lewis Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There
London Macmillan & Co 1872 Hardback Near Fine No Jacket John Tenniel 
Early Impression with 'Wabe' not Wade at the end of line 2 of "Jabberwocky"on page 21. Half bound in red leather with raised banded spine, Gilt title to spine, red cloth boards. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. 224pp with 50 black/white illustrations. Lovely copy. 
Price: 2350.00 GBP
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The Silver Swan A Fairy Tale, Chatelain, Madame de
18 Chatelain, Madame de The Silver Swan A Fairy Tale
London Grant and Griffith, 1847 First Edition Hardback Very Good + John Leech 
Leather bound, illus. VG 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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19 Chaucer, Geoffrey The Canterbury Tales : 2 Volumes
London Folio Society 1956 Hardback Very Good ++ Very Good + Edna Whyte 
Translated into Modern English by Nevill Coghill : Hessian boards with brown leather spines, Gilt title to spines. Gift inscription to ffep of Vol I. Illustrated with woodcuts. Text and illustrations fine, bindings firm. Dust Jackets slight weart to edges and corners with darkening to spine. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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20 Chesterton, G. K Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens
London J. M. Dent & Co 1911 First U.K. Edition Hardback Near Fine Very Good + 
Green cloth boards, small decoration to front, gilt title to spine. Very minimal wear, small bump to top corner. 243pp illustrated with Frontispiece and 7 portrait plates of Dickens with titled tissue guards. text and illustrations fine, binding firm. Dust Jacket in new protective cover, darkening to spine and edges. wear to some edges with a few small chips to head of spine, small closed tear to rear edge of spine and 1/2" x 1/4" lacking to tail of spine. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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