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1 The German One Wants to Know
Akron, Ohio Saalfield Publishing Co. 1911 Leather Soft Cover 7 x 14cm Approx 
page 5 to 174 + 2 page publishers ads rear. Condition poor, reading copy only. Original leather binding fair, contents tight mostly good, lacks all pages to page 5, some corner tip folds & some underlining. Undated pocket book but believe 1911, inside cover one owner signature in pencil & German rubber stamped. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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2 The Twentieth Century ,A Special OXFORD Number
London: Hon F.D.L. Astor, the Twentieth Century, 1955 
5 1/2" x 8 3/4" Approx. JUNE 1955 paperback ,the special Oxford edition withAustin Farrer,Iris Murdoch, Joll, Hale, Alvarez,Charlton ect. The paperback is in a fair condition with no major faults and no inscriptions 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 " R. ANDOM ", Illustrated by Louis Guinnis OUT AND ABOUT WITH TRODDLES
London: Holden & Hardingham Ltd, 1920 
First Edition. 5 1/4" x 7 3/4" Approx. 208 pages. .Original orange binding with only minor fading of spine/edges tiny splits base of spine only,good corners .Contents, good, NO foxing/tears/folded pages ect. only faults being to 1st endpaper owners signiture/date (Dec1924) embossed address,,Due to the poor paper used in the maufacture there is very minor darkening to edes of paper. page 41 has had about 6 words underlined (and the underlining then partly rubbed out). 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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4 , Illustrated by ALDIN,BATEMAN,SHEPPARD Printers Pie
Sphere & Tatler. 1910 First Edition 22 x 29cm Approx Various Inc. Aldin, Bateman, Sheppard 
First Edition. 22 x 29 cm.approx. festival souvenir of 1910.stuck on illustration to front cover is torn & mostly missing.but still a very much undrated magazine that most copies having been purchased and broken up by" print" dealers as the illstrations are worth so much more than the magazine ,112 great pages.& 40 pages of adverts. lots of great full page colour illustrations by LAWSON WOOD, CECIL ALDIN, H.M.BROCK, & B/W ills by E.H.SHEPPARD , H.M.BATEMAN + LOTS & LOTS moreILLUSTRATORS. contents basicly good 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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5 Adams, Rev. W. The Shadow of the Cross, the King's Messengers, the Distant Hills & the Old Man's Home. 4 Bound Into 1 Book
London: Francis & John Rivington 1849 Quarter -Leather 
10 x 16cm Approx. 4 books uniformily bound as one,304 pages. 1st.= 1849 8th ed... 76pages, 1852 5th 76 pages, ...1852 8th 76 pages & 1853 13th 76pages.Very Good condition throughout, Quater Leather & mottled binding with clear embossed gilt title to spine, only some very minor edge rubbing, contents very good,clean & tight with only owners name Anna Maria Sharpe & 1855 to 1st endpaper. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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6 Anatole France Trans By Lafcadio Hearn. The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard, Member of the Institute.
London James R. Osgood McIlvaine & Co 1891 First Edition in UK 
Basicly Good. First Edition in U.k. 5" x 7 1/2" Approx. 269 pages ,Original green & gilt lettering/design cloth binding with some rubbing to spine, contents tight and clean, No previous owners names, 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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7 Beerbohm, Max. Yet Again.
London Chapman and Hall 1909 First Edition / Presentation Copy A Hard Back 14.5 x 20cm.approx 
326 + viii pages, fair Blue buckram binding, has some marks /stains, readable original paper title to spine.. contents mostly very good & clean rough cut pages, just some foxing to a few pages very front & read of book, rear blank pages have a long poem written in pencil. to inside front cover has a good illustrated bookplate in Latin of Thomas Simms.. to title page an embossed stamp "Presentation Copy" . 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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8 Bell, Adrian The Balcony
London: Cobden-Sanderson, 1934 
First Edition. 5 " x 7 1/2" Approx. Reddish Binding has some staining to spine only, with nicks to top base of spine only. Contents Generally good tight and clear, with some foxing to front/rear only. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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9 Blatchford, Robert Blatchford English Prose And How To Write It
London Methuen & Co Ltd 1925 First Edition Card Very Good Very Good 11 x 17cm Approx 
half title + title page + 75 pages + 8 page publishers list. Contents Very good, clean & tight. Dust Jacket Condition is Very Good (has thin plastic protection) . Binding good, some damp staining. Rare 1st edition & with DJ. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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10 Blatchford, Robert Blatchford Essays of Today and Yesterday
London George G. Harrap 1927 First Edition Hard Back Good Front Part Only of D/J 12 x 18cm. Approx 
61 pages + 1 rear (rear page uncut), Dust Jacket Good, not price cut, minor edge loss, (has thin plastic protection). brown binding good. Contents good, rough-cut edges, no owner name , a couple of pencil notes & pencil drawings on rear end page. As pencil can be rubbed out. 
Price: 23.00 GBP
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11 Brooke , Keith Keepers of the Peace
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1990 First Edition 
First Edition. 5 1/4" x 8" Approx. apart from a1/2" tear at fold of dust jacket ,book & dust jacket are as new , ,NO inscription/writing/ect 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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12 Charles Dickens and W. M. Thackery, Illustrated by George Cruickshank The Loving Ballad of Lord Bateman
London: Dent, 1969 
111 x 13.5 Cm. gilt Cruickshank illustration on red/black paper covers in very good condition , contents good ( NO inscriptions only tiny corner fold on one page) , 11 Cruickshank illustrations. ******* packing & postage will be reduced to £1 uk/europe, all other places £1.50 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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13 Charles J. Correll & Freeman F. Gosden Here They Are -- Amos 'n' Andy
New York Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, Inc. 1931 First Edition Fair 
First Edition. 5 x 7 1/2" Approx. 174pages+6 full un-numbered page illustrations by Margery Stocking. WITH RARE DUST JACKET ( Yellow/Red ) designed by Gwyas Williams a little rubbed ,sunned spine, a few tiny tears at folds, BUT complete still with it's tiny $1 price printed inside (often removed).the red binding has signs of damp staining. one owners inscription (W.A.Pullen 17)on front endpaper, all text is good NO tears/folds/writing/etc. 
Price: 110.00 GBP
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14 Crake, Rev. A. D. Crake BA The Doomed City; or, The Last Days of Durocina.: A Tale of the Anglo-Saxon Conquest of Britain, and the Mission of Augustine
Oxford A. R. Mowbray & Co., 1901 Decorative Hard Back Very Good 13 x 19cm Approx 
xvi + 319pages, Binding good, stain to front & rubbed edges. Contents mostly very good & clean, no inscriptions, a few very minor marks, 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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15 D'israeli, I Curiosities of Literature , 2nd Vol Only
London J. Murray 1793 14.5 x 23cm Approx 
557 pages+ 8 to front +13 page index rear, Blue paper to front spine rear orig hard card light green, ex society Library ( ink writing to 1st endpaper), ,,Contents some light foxing/dirt most pages good . the fold out facsile of Pope's handwriting has very minor foxing but complete & no tears. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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16 Dale, Celia A Dark Corner
London Macmillan 1971 Uncorrected Proof 13 x 19.5cm Approx 
Pre-publication uncorrected proof, paperbck, SBN 333 00000 0 ,155 page, minor discolouration of cover, + October in ink, poss date of publication. creacing at spine, Contents Very good, clean & tight ,no inscritions. Postage will be reduced to UK £1----Europe £2-------All other inc. U.S. £3 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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17 De Quincey, Thomas De Quincey 1785-1859. Judas Iscariot, and other writings. i.e Richard Bentley, Cicero, Secret Societies, Milton . vol 6 the works of Thomas De Quincey , Authors Edition
Edinburgh Adam and Charles Black 1863 First Edition in This Form A Hard Back 13 x 19cm Approx 
Unread copy, 333+ xvi pages. Good original violet cloth binding with original paper label to spine , minor sunning, rubbed paper title to spine.. Contents Very good, clean & tight, woodcut portrait of Bentley opp. title page... Unread as at least 2 groups of pages uncut. Tiny owners name to 1st end paper. Published in itís own right & as part of The works of Thomas De Quincey , Authors edition, but not printed in book or on title page, just Authors Edition on spine & end of book is sixth volume on last page. It does NOT have sixth volume printed at front or on Title page. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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18 Doudney, Sarah Michaelmas Daisy
London: Griffith Farren, 1893 
First Edition. 5 1/4" x 7 1/2" Approx. 304 pages, + 8 to front, undated ( gift inscription to 1st endpaper dated Sept 4/93, for 1893 & code to rear of book for March 1893) Decorative covers rubbed , ,,Contents fair , a little loose, gilt ends to pages some scattered minor faults , So just a good redable copy. ..PLEASE NOTE my standard postage is correct, Due to weight of book alone (almost 700g) the surcharge has already been added to my book price 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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19 Edvardus Cardwell Aristotelis Ethicorum Nicomacheorum Vol 2
Oxonii: E. Typographeo Academico, 1830 First Edition 
First Edition. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Approx. This 1st ed. Vol 2 only (1st vol pub 2 years before, 1828) 410pages +blank pages between. Orig. quater leather & mottled paper binding is rubbed with a little fraying to corners, but basicly OK and still tight to contents, Contents are basicly clean & tight with only the odd small marks on very few pages ,only one owner inscription (on front endpaper) "Francis R Sandford. Ball Coll(age) Oxone (oxford) Oct.19th 1843" the edges of pages have a mottled design to them. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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20 Edward Westropp The Way to Fortune
London Oldbourne Press, 1957 First Edition Quarter -Leather Hard Back Good 
First Edition. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Approx. 216pages in a good hand made quater blue leather binding on blue material,the leather ribbed spine is embossed with gilt design/title and author. apart from staining on corners of end papers( from leather binding) basicly this is in very good/ fine condition with a hand made binding, NO incriptions/writing ect . 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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