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The Mission; or, Scenes in Africa. Written for Young People. Two Volumes., Captain Marryat;
61 Captain Marryat; The Mission; or, Scenes in Africa. Written for Young People. Two Volumes.
Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. London. 1845 1st edition 
To volumes. Approx 4.5 x 7 inches. Half bound in calf leather to spines and corners and purple/maroon silk cloth to boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Decorative gilt embossed spines with raised banding and double spine labels. In very good conditions. Some rubbing to boards and edges. Corners bumped. Inside pages clean and tight throughout. Owners bookplate to front endpapers. 328pp, & 374pp. With two frontis illustrations and a map. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Tain. A new Translation of the Old Irish Epic, Tain Bo Cuailnge., CARSON, CIARAN:
62 CARSON, CIARAN: The Tain. A new Translation of the Old Irish Epic, Tain Bo Cuailnge.
Penguin Classics. 2007 1st edtion. 
Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with white lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Maroon endpapers. 223pp. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Slight browning to edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. Translation of the Irish Epic story of the Cattle Raid of Cooley involving the hero Cu Chulainn. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Shirley Literature of Yesterday & To-day. (Introduction: May Sinclair), Charlotte Bronte
63 Charlotte Bronte Shirley Literature of Yesterday & To-day. (Introduction: May Sinclair)
J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1941 1st thus 
Size 7 x 4.4 inches. Bound in original hard green card. In good condition. Some minor rubbing on edges, with a few faint marks. Slight dent/chip head of spine. Inside generally clean & tight. 520 pages. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Gorse Blossoms from Dartmoor. Sixth impression with six illustrations. Signed copy., CHASE, BEATRICE:
64 CHASE, BEATRICE: Gorse Blossoms from Dartmoor. Sixth impression with six illustrations. Signed copy.
Longmans, Green and Co. London. 1928. 
Size 4.25 x 6.5 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Small marks to covers. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Author’s pencil inscription to half title page, dated 1930. Neat pencil inscription to first blank page. A clean and tight copy. 62pp. With six b/w photographs. Collection of poems on a Dartmoor theme with six b/w photo views. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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just a matter of time, CHASE, JAMES HADLEY:
65 CHASE, JAMES HADLEY: just a matter of time
Robert Hale. London. 1972 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In black cloth covers with silver to spine. With dustwrapper. 191pp. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Spine slightly faded. Rubbed and chipped around edges. Not price clipped). Owner’s small inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. Modern first edition. Mix an old lady’s will, a master forger, a hospital nurse, a young delinquent, a bank executive and a professional killer. Add several slices of sex, a wine glass of tension and serve sizzling hot. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Shooting Party. Translated and Edited by Ronald Wilks, Illustrated by Francis Mosley., CHEKHOV, ANTON:
66 CHEKHOV, ANTON: The Shooting Party. Translated and Edited by Ronald Wilks, Illustrated by Francis Mosley.
London, The Folio Society, 2008 repr 
Hardback, 9 x 6.5 inches. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and illustrated colour design to front. In hard card slipcase. In very good near fine condition with very good near fine slipcase. 215pp. With colour plates by Francis Mosley. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Twenty-five Lyrical Poems from the hand of Richard Church. Signed limited edition., CHURCH, RICHARD:
67 CHURCH, RICHARD: Twenty-five Lyrical Poems from the hand of Richard Church. Signed limited edition.
London. Heinemann. 1967 1st edition. 
8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to front. With dustwrapper. In fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Small marks. Slightly rubbed along top edge with small chips. Not price clipped).Mild foxing to edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. 31pp. Unpaginated, poems in facsimile handwriting. Collection of poems in a signed limited edition of 500 copies of which this is No.218. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Ransom. A Scobie Malone story., CLEARY, JOHN:
68 CLEARY, JOHN: Ransom. A Scobie Malone story.
Collins. London. 1973 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. 256pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine slightly rubbed at top edge. Not price clipped). Owner’s neat inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. Modern first edition. Scobie Malone’s new wife and the wife of the Mayor of New York are kidnapped. Five anarchists awaiting trial for assassination are to be released - or else. Excitement and tension build to a brilliant climax. 
Price: 17.00 GBP
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The Dark Side of the Sun. A novel., CLEEVE, BRIAN:
69 CLEEVE, BRIAN: The Dark Side of the Sun. A novel.
Cassell. London. 1973 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Spine slightly faded. Rubbed and chipped around edges with small tears at ends of spine. Small creases. Not price clipped). Owner’s small inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 284pp. Modern first edition. "Richly drawn and living characters people a vast landscape that spans our century from Russia in 1905 to London and France and Ireland today .." A novel to read. And remember. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Naked Runner., CLIFFORD, FRANCIS:
70 CLIFFORD, FRANCIS: The Naked Runner.
Hodder and Stoughton. London. 1966 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 7.75 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 208pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly creased and rubbed along top edge with old repair with sticky tape. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Cold War spy thriller. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Legacy of Beulah Land., COLEMAN, LONNIE:
71 COLEMAN, LONNIE: The Legacy of Beulah Land.
Cassell. London. 1980 1st edition. 
Size 5.5 x 8.25 inches. In green cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Illustrated endpapers. 430pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Novel set in the Deep South after the American Civil War. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Three Beans. The twentieth Secret Service adventure of Thomas Elphinstone Hambledon of British Intelligence., COLES, MANNING:
72 COLES, MANNING: The Three Beans. The twentieth Secret Service adventure of Thomas Elphinstone Hambledon of British Intelligence.
Hodder & Stoughton. 1957 1st edition. 
8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Small marks to back. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 189pp. A fatal ‘accident’, three dried beans in a silver box, rumours of an international conspiracy, make a tricky problem for the hero. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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Through Veld and Forest. An African Story. Illustrated by Arch. Webb., COLLINGWOOD, HARRY:
73 COLLINGWOOD, HARRY: Through Veld and Forest. An African Story. Illustrated by Arch. Webb.
London, Blackie & Son Limited, 1914 (1st.). 
Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. Red cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front with printed pictorial designs to covers. Light brown endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded. Some minor rubbing to corners and edges. Neat inscription to front endpaper “From Mrs Stevenson Xmas 1913.” Half title foxed, with some spots to final pages and page edges, a very clean and tight copy. 351pp. Illustrated with 6 colour plates by Arch. Webb. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Under the Meteor Flag. The Log of a Midshipman during the French Revolutionary War., COLLINGWOOD, HARRY:
74 COLLINGWOOD, HARRY: Under the Meteor Flag. The Log of a Midshipman during the French Revolutionary War.
Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Ltd. n.d. ca 1950. 
Tall 8vo. In maroon cloth covers with bllue lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 326pp. With b/w frontis. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly rubbed along edges with small chips and tears. Price clipped). A couple of small marks to spine. Prize bookplate to front endpaper, dated 1950. Else a clean and tight copy. Naval adventure story set in French Revolutionary Wars. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Fall From Grace., COLLINS, LARRY:
75 COLLINS, LARRY: Fall From Grace.
Granada. 1985 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 408pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Slight browning throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. Fictionalised account of the deception of Nazi Germany as to the true invasion plans. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Drafts & Fragments of Verse. Edited from the Manuscripts by J. S. Cunningham., COLLINS, WILLIALM:
76 COLLINS, WILLIALM: Drafts & Fragments of Verse. Edited from the Manuscripts by J. S. Cunningham.
Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1956 (1st.). 
Tall 8vo. Mauve cloth with paper label on spine and fr. cover. Fine in very good dustwrapper. Spare title label tipped in at the back. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Poems of William Collins. Edited with an introductory essay by Edmund Blunden., COLLINS, WILLIAM; BLUNDEN, Edmund;
77 COLLINS, WILLIAM; BLUNDEN, Edmund; The Poems of William Collins. Edited with an introductory essay by Edmund Blunden.
London, William Pickering, 1929 
Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. In blue cloth with paper spine label. In very good condition. Spine and boards faded around edges. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Edges of spine label chipped. Slight darkening to endpapers and edges of pages. Else a very clean and tight copy. --- William Collins (25 December 1721 – 12 June 1759) was an important poet of the middle decades of the 18th century. His lyrical odes mark a turn away from the Augustan poetry of Alexander Pope's generation and towards the romantic era which would soon follow.William Collins (25 December 1721 – 12 June 1759) was an important poet of the middle decades of the 18th century. His lyrical odes mark a turn away from the Augustan poetry of Alexander Pope's generation and towards the romantic era which would soon follow. 179pp. Engraved frontis portrait. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Grizzly’s Little Pard., COMFORT, ELIZABETH MAXWELL:
78 COMFORT, ELIZABETH MAXWELL: Grizzly’s Little Pard.
Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier. London. 1895 1st edition. 
Size 5.0 x 7.5 inches. In cream cloth covers with black and green lettering and illustrations to spine and front. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened and rubbed at ends. Handling marks. neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1900. Slight separation at gathering. Else a clean and tight copy. 146pp. With b/w plates. Story of a child growing up in the Rocky Mountains. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Arigato. A novel., CONDON, RICHARD:
79 CONDON, RICHARD: Arigato. A novel.
Weidenfeld and Nicolson. London. 1972 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In red/brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. 230pp. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; rubbed and chipped around edges. Small creases. Not price clipped). Owner’s small inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. Modern first edition. A retired Royal Navy captain, deep in gambling debt, undertakes the outrageous robbery of fine wine. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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The Mirror of The Sea. Memories and Impressions., CONRAD, Joseph:
80 CONRAD, Joseph: The Mirror of The Sea. Memories and Impressions.
Methuen & Co. 1927 14th edition 
(Fcap. 8vo) Hardback, 7 x 4.5 inches. Bound in full calf leather with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and front board, black embossed lettering to front. In very good condition. Some rubbing to edges, corners and ends of spine. A couple of minor scratches to boards. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Page edges rough cut. One or two very small spots else inside pages very clean and tight. 240pp. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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