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The Poems of William Collins. Edited with an introductory essay by Edmund Blunden., COLLINS, WILLIAM; BLUNDEN, Edmund;
81 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:
82 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:
83 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:
84 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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The Shadow Line, A Confession. The Wayfarer’s Library., CONRAD, Joseph:
85 CONRAD, Joseph: The Shadow Line, A Confession. The Wayfarer’s Library.
Methuen & Co. 1926 repr 
(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. One or two very small spots else inside pages very clean and tight. 240pp. With frontis portrait. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Grail Quest Series. Harlequin; Vagabond; & Heretic. Three Volumes., CORNWELL, Bernard;
86 CORNWELL, Bernard; The Grail Quest Series. Harlequin; Vagabond; & Heretic. Three Volumes.
London Harper Collins 2000, 2002, 2003 1st editions 
3 volumes. 9.5 x 6.5 inches. Hardbacks bound in black/purple cloth with silver lettering to spines and glossy illustrated dustwrappers. All in near fine conditions with near fine dustwrappers. (Dustwrappers NOT price clipped.) Very clean and tight copies. Illustrated endpapers. 372; 370; & 326pp. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Trace. The New Scarpetta Novel., CORNWELL, PATRICIA:
87 CORNWELL, PATRICIA: Trace. The New Scarpetta Novel.
Little, Brown. 2004 1st edition. 
Size 6.0 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Black endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 405pp. Kay Scarpetta returns to the morgue as consultant pathologist in the death of a teenage girl. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Below the Salt., COSTAIN, THOMAS:
88 COSTAIN, THOMAS: Below the Salt.
London. Collins. 1958 1st edition. 
Size 5.25 x 8.0 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Slight browning to endpapers. Inscription to front endpaper, dated 1967. Else a clean and tight copy. 512pp. Two stories in one; an accurate and vivid view of the circumstances and personalities whic contribute to the signing of the Magna Carta and an American of Irish descent traces his family history. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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The Glass of Time. The secret life of Miss Esperanza Gorst. Narrated by Herself., COX, MICHAEL:
89 COX, MICHAEL: The Glass of Time. The secret life of Miss Esperanza Gorst. Narrated by Herself.
John Murray. 2008 1st edition. 
Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 534pp. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; very slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. Novel set in the late 19th century. A young woman is sent to spy on her new employers. A mystery about identity, the nature of secrets and past obsessions. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Light Unlocked. Christmas Card Poems. Edited by Kevin Crossley-Holland and Lawrence Sail. Engravings by John Lawrence. Signed copy., CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN (ed):
90 CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN (ed): Light Unlocked. Christmas Card Poems. Edited by Kevin Crossley-Holland and Lawrence Sail. Engravings by John Lawrence. Signed copy.
Enitharmon Press. London. 2005 1st edition. 
8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. Gilt ribbed endpapers. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Author’s signed inscription to main title page. A very clean and tight copy. 96pp. With b/w engravings in text. Anthology of poems sent by well-known contemporary authors as Christmas cards. Contributors include, Rowan Williams, Roger McGough, P.J.Kavanagh, Seamus Heaney, Edward Lucie-Smith, Benjamin Zephaniah. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Gatty’s Tale. SIGNED COPY., CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN:
91 CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN: Gatty’s Tale. SIGNED COPY.
Orion Children’s Books. London. 2006 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Dedication inscription signed by author, dated 2006. Two signed postcards loose in front. A very clean and tight copy. 388pp. In 1203, nine companions set out on Pilgimage to Jerusalem, among them a young girl, Gatty. Not all will return home. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Norfolk Poems. photographs by John Hedgecoe. Signed copy., CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN:
92 CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN: Norfolk Poems. photographs by John Hedgecoe. Signed copy.
Academy Editions. 1970 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In illustrated white limp card covers. In very good condition. Author’s inscription to main title page. A clean and tight copy. 23pp. With b/w photographs. Poems written about Norfolk illustrated with atmospheric photographs. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Poems from East Anglia., CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN:
93 CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN: Poems from East Anglia.
Enitharmon Press. London. 1997 1st edition. 
8vo. In pictorial limp card covers. In very good condition. Author’s signed inscription on main title page. Signed Xmas card with poem loose in front. A clean and tight copy. 90pp. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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The Rain Giver. Poems. Signed copy., CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN:
94 CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN: The Rain Giver. Poems. Signed copy.
Andre Deutsch. London. 1972 1st edition. 
8vo. In dark blue cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened. Slightly rubbed along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Author’s signed inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 62pp. Collection of poems by Kevin Crossley-Holland. His first full collection of poems carries on his preoccupation with the past and future and their pertinence. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Time’s Oriel. Poems. Signed copy., CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN:
95 CROSSLEY-HOLLAND, KEVIN: Time’s Oriel. Poems. Signed copy.
Hutchinson. London. 1983 1st edition. 
8vo. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Mild foxing to endpapers. Author’s signed inscription to main title page. Card and letter from author loose in front. Else a clean and tight copy. 61pp. Collection of poems by Kevin Crossley-Holland. Includes translation of the Old English elegy ‘The Wanderer’ and poems on Bavaria, India, North Norfolk and Salisbury Cathedral floodlit. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Zofloya. Or, The Moor. With an Introduction by The Rev. Montague Summers. Limited Numbered Edition., DACRE, Charlotte; (MATILDA, Rosa);
96 DACRE, Charlotte; (MATILDA, Rosa); Zofloya. Or, The Moor. With an Introduction by The Rev. Montague Summers. Limited Numbered Edition.
The Fortune Press. London. 1806 1st Ltd Ed. 
Size 9.5 x 6.5 inches. In blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Blind embossed edging to front board. In very good condition. some minor rubbing to edges and rear board. Endpaper slightly darkend, some minor darkening to page edges. Else a very clean and tight copy. 264pp. With illustrated frontispeice. Limited numbered edition of 500 copies. Numbered 202. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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Paganism in Arthurian Romance., DARRAH, JOHN:
97 DARRAH, JOHN: Paganism in Arthurian Romance.
The Boydell Press. Woodbridge. 1994 1st edition. 
Size 6.5 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 304pp. The author looks for evidence of Pre-Christian Celtic Paganism in the Arthurian Legends, whether of French of Welsh origin. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Heroes of the Sea, Davenport Adams, W H
98 Davenport Adams, W H Heroes of the Sea
London: Gall & Inglis No date (1900) 
Red illustrated cloth boards front and spine; gold gilt lettering 287pp frontis and 3 more plates In very good condition. Some rubbing on edges with spine lightly faded. Prize book plate on front endpaper. A fascinating volume packed with stories of Sir Francis Drake, Sir John Hawkins, Captain Wallis, De Bougainville, and many others. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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A Very Peculiar Practice: The New Frontier., DAVIES, ANDREW:
99 DAVIES, ANDREW: A Very Peculiar Practice: The New Frontier.
Methuen. 1988 1st edition. 
Tall 8vo. In grey cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Small ‘ex-libris’ label to front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. 266pp. Continues the story from the television series set in Lowlands University. Dr Daker returns and finds a new American Vice Chancellor. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Iron Hand of Mars. Signed first edition., DAVIS, LINDSEY:
100 DAVIS, LINDSEY: Iron Hand of Mars. Signed first edition.
Hutchinson 1992 1st edition 
Tall 8vo. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slight creases to top and bottom edges). Not price clipped. Bottom corners very slightly bumped. Top and fore edges slightly browned. Signed by author on title page. 305pp. The fourth Falco mystery, set in ancient Rome during the reign of Titus Caesar. Falco is sent to the XIV Germanus Legion in Roman Germany. Excellent antiquarian mystery series. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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