1291.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

McINTOSH, Harlan Cozad

This Finer Shadow

New York: Dial Press, 1941

8vo, pp. 408. Original blue-green boards, lettered in green on front panel and spine.

First edition.
This Finer Shadow was rejected by every publisher it was sent to during... [more]

Variant price modifier:
£175.00

2514

Please click on image or
book title for more details

PARR, Martin

Think Of England

London: Phaidon, 2000

4to, pp. 144. Original red boards, in a photographic dustwrapper. Blue endpapers.

First edition.

A fine copy in a fine,... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£100.00

2646

Please click on image or
book title for more details

WODEHOUSE, P.G.

Their Mutual Child

New York: Boni and Liveright, 1919

8vo, pp. 284. Original blue boards, lettered in white to front panel and spine.

First edition.

Published in the UK... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£600.00

1484.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

BROMLEY, Nick

Theatre Lore

London: LNP Books, 2012

8vo, pp. 248. Original stiff paper wrappers.

First edition, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON HALF-TITLE. Foreword by Simon Callow.
The subtitle ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]


3281

Please click on image or
book title for more details

O'BRIAN, Patrick

The Yellow Admiral

London: Harper Collins, 1997

8vo, pp. 262. Original vermillion boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition of the eighteenth... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£60.00

2793

Please click on image or
book title for more details

HILL, Susan

The Woman In Black

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1983

8vo, pp. 160. Original green boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition of what has now become better known in its second incarnation. The stage adaptation of The Woman In Black is a West End phenomenon, and has been running in London since 1989. Like the book, it is genuinely creepy.

Scarce, and getting scarcer.

Variant price modifier:
£250.00

19768

Please click on image or
book title for more details

BURROUGHS, William

The Wild Boys: A Book Of The Dead

London: Calder & Boyars, 1972

8vo, pp. 184. Original red boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First UK edition.

Burroughs' predictably nihilistic foray into science fiction, set in the darkly unknowable future of 1988.

A very nice copy of a book seldom found in such good condition.

Variant price modifier:
£95.00

2222

Please click on image or
book title for more details

LARKIN, Philip

The Whitsun Weddings

London: Faber, 1964

8vo, pp. 46. Original deep red cloth boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Dustwrapper.

First edition. Published in February 1964 in an edition of ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]


20224

Please click on image or
book title for more details

COCTEAU, Jean

The White Paper

Paris: Olympia, 1957

Variant price modifier:
£100.00

1378.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

CRANE, Clarkson

The Western Shore

New York: Harcourt, Brace 1925

8vo, pp. 303. Original black boards, lettered in brown on front panel and spine.

First edition.
Clarkson Crane (1894-1971)... [please click on the image or book title for more details]


3408

Please click on image or
book title for more details

[Erotica] [ANON.]

The Way Of A Man With A Maid

London-New York [Paris]: The Erotica Biblion Society, N.d. [c.1928]

Small 8vo, pp. 276. Original cream stiff paper wrappers, lettered in black to front panel and spine. Edges ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£195.00

1897.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

STUART, Alexander

The War Zone

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1989

8vo, pp. 207. Original orange boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.
Filmed in 1999 with Ray Winstone, directed by... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£40.00

2169

Please click on image or
book title for more details

(BAUDELAIRE, Charles) (illus. NOLAN, Sidney) (trans. LOWELL, Robert)

The Voyage:

London: Faber, 1968

4to, pp. 60. Original black boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper. Two brochures for the Sidney Nolan Trust laid in.

First ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£850.00

1220.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

WILSON, Mary

The Voluptuous Night

Paris: Mediterranean Press, 1957

Small octavo, pp. 167. Original stiff paper wrappers.

First edition.
The title story is a pornographic translation of the Vivant Demon's story Point de Lendemain,... [more]

Variant price modifier:
£35.00

1324.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

COATES, Robert. M.

The View From Here

New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1960

8vo, pp. 215. Original cream boards, lettered in gilt on spine.

First edition.
Coates' Surrealist novel The Eater Of Darkness was first published in 1926 in Paris by... [more]

Variant price modifier:
£45.00

3192

Please click on image or
book title for more details

DOYLE, Arthur Conan

The Valley Of Fear

London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1915

8vo, pp. 306, 6pp. advertisements bound in at rear. Original read boards, lettered in gilt to front panel and spine. Edges... [please click on the image or book title for more details]


1015

Please click on image or
book title for more details

[pseud. CONNOLLY, Cyril] PALINURUS

The Unquiet Grave

London: Horizon, 1944

8vo., pp. 107. Original stiff paper wrappers.

First edition, no. 419 of 1000 copies.

Variant price modifier:
£100.00

2279

Please click on image or
book title for more details

WHITE, Patrick

The Twyborn Affair

London: Cape, 1979

8vo, pp. 432. Original brown boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Top edge brown.

First edition.

The Twyborn Affair was... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£60.00

1614.jpg

Please click on image or
book title for more details

SCOTT, Sir Walter

The Two Drovers

Westwood: Kindle Press, 1971

8vo, pp. 35. Original grey and green boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Slipcase.

Kindle Press edition, printed to commemorate the... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

Variant price modifier:
£25.00

1310

Please click on image or
book title for more details

De BERNIERES, Louis

The Troublesome Offspring of Cardinal Guzman

London: Secker & Warburg, 1992

8vo, pp. . Original black boards, lettered in silver on spine.

First edition.

Variant price modifier:
£175.00


© Neil Pearson Rare Books 2016 | Sitemap