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Lazamon's [Layamon's] Brut, or Chronicle of Britain; A Poetical Semi-Saxon Paraphrase of The Brut of Wace.
Madden, Sir Frederic, editor; Layamon
London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1847. First edition. Three volumes in publisher's blue-grey paper-covered boards with paper spine labels: liii, [3], 439; [iv], 643; [iv], 659; complete with folding...
LOLITA (2 VOLS.)
Nabokov, Vladimir
Paris: The Olympia Press, 1955. First Edition. Softcover. True first issue of both volumes with the price of 900 Francs printed on the back of each cover and no overstamp...
FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS:. A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
Thompson, Hunter S.
New York: Random House, 1971. First edition. First printing. A Near Fine copy with minor discoloration to board edges and a previous owner's name on the front end paper. Unclipped...
THE RETURN OF THE NATIVE
Hardy, Thomas
London: Smith, Elder, & Co. 1878. First edition. First issue in 3 volumes, without the quotation marks after “A Pair of Blue Eyes” on the title of vol. I. Collation...
BLEAK HOUSE
Dickens, Charles
London: Bradbury & Evans, 1853. First Edition. In publisher's original green blind-stamped cloth, Smith’s secondary binding a later issue, rebacked with original spine laid down and what appear to be...
THE TRIAL
Kafka, Franz
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First American edition. Kafka's lasting celebration of bureaucratic absurdities. A Fine book appearing unread, with bright cloth and a brilliant top-stain. Boards a touch...
THE MILLENNIUM TRILOGY, Including: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
Larsson, Stieg
London: Maclehose Press, 2008 - 2009. First UK edition. A clean, fresh set of Larsson's Millennium Trilogy. Each book is a first printing in correct dust jacket. Book one is...
THE CHIMES: A GOBLIN STORY
Dickens, Charles
London: Chapman & Hall, 1845. First edition. Uncommon first state with the publisher's imprint within the illustration on the vignette title page (Smith II.5; Sadlier 683). Small 8vo: (viii), 175...
RANCH LIFE AND THE HUNTING-TRAIL
Roosevelt, Theodore
New York: The Century Co. 1888. First edition. First issue in the original tan buckram binding with green and gilt stamping and beveled boards, all page edges gilt. A solid...
MEN AND WOMEN
Browning, Robert
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1856. First American edition. A tight, nearly Fine copy of Browning's famous book of poetry. Original brown, blindstamped cloth with a bit of loss/dulling to the...
THE CRICKET ON THE HEARTH
Dickens, Charles
London: Bradbury & Evans, 1846. First edition. Early, possible intermediate state, not noted in Smith. Smith's first state has rear advertisement with two lines of italics, the second state includes...
THE NAKED AND THE DEAD (ARC)
Mailer, Norman
New York: Rinehart & Company, 1948. First Edition. Original Wraps. Advanced Review Copy in self wrappers. A Very Good copy of this scarce edition of Mailer's first novel. Book appears...
Kabbala Denudata seu Doctrina Hebraeorum Transcendentalis et Metaphysica atque Theologica opus Antiquissimae Philosophiae Barbaricae variis speciminibus refertissimum...
Knorr de Rosenroth, Cristian (translator) [1638 - 1689]
Sulzbach and Frankfurt: [vol. 1] typis Abrahami Lichtenthaleri; [vol. 2] sumptibus Joannis Davidis Zunneri. Typis Balthasar. Christoph. Wustii, 1677; 1684. First edition. Two small quarto volumes (194 x 157 mm...
Poems, By J.D. With Elegies On The Authors Death.
Donne, John
London: Printed by M[iles] F[lesher] for John Marriot, 1633. First edition. [Bound with:] JUVENILIA or Certaine Paradoxes and Problems. London: E.P. [Elizabeth Purslowe] for Henry Seyle, 1633.First edition of the...
A Room of One's Own (Signed Limited Edition)
Woolf, Virginia
London and New York: The Hogarth Press / The Fountain Press, 1929. First edition. One of 492 total copies between the UK and the US, this copy being part of...
CORYATS CRUDITIES. Hastily gobled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy...Helvetia alia Switzerland, some parts of Germany and the Netherlands...
Coryate, Thomas
London: Printed by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition. Quarto in eights (8 1/8 x 6 inches; 206 x 153 mm). [-]2; a8-b8 ([-]1 inserted after a3); b4; c8-g8; h4-l4; B8-D8...
JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
Dahl, Roald
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First edition. First issue, with a five-line colophon on the verso of the last leaf, stating "Bound by H. Wolff, New York." SIGNED by...
A CLOCKWORK ORANGE (W/ SIGNATURE LAID IN)
Burgess, Anthony
London: Heinemann, 1962. First Edition. First UK Printing. True first issue of both book and dust-jacket in black boards and dust-jacket with requisite deep flaps. Front corners of boards are...
FACTOTUM (W. ORIGINAL ARTWORK)
Bukowski, Charles
Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. One of 75 numbered copies signed by Bukowski and with an original painting by him tipped in. A Fine copy of...
TREASURE ISLAND
Stevenson, Robert Louis
London: Cassell & Company, Limited, 1883. First edition. Octavo (pages 191 x 124 mm): viii, 292, [8 pgs. advertisements dated "5R-12.83"]. Frontispiece map of Treasure Island printed in four colors...
ROSALIND AND HELEN, A Modern Eclogue
Shelley, Percy Bysshe
London: C[harles] and J[ames] Ollier, 1819. First edition. In a 20th century cloth binding, rebound without half-title or ads. Internal contents are clean and fresh. Including some of Shelley's most...
HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN (Signed Uncorrected Proof)
Rowling, J. K.
New York: Arthur A. Levine; Scholastic Press, 1999. First American edition. A Fine copy of the Advanced Reader's Edition (ARC) for the American printing. Signed by Rowling directly on the...
THE GREEN MOUNTAIN BOYS: A Historical Tale of the Early Settlement of Vermont
[Thompson, Daniel Pierce] (1795 - 1868)
Montpelier, VT: E. P. Walton and Sons, 1839. First edition. Two 12mo. volumes in original cloth, rebacked with new paper spine labels (vol. 1: 168 x 106 mm; vol. 2...
Today is Friday (with Inscribed Calling Card)
Hemingway, Ernest
New York: The As Stable Productions, 1926. First edition. One of just 300 copies. Near Fine in sewn wrappers in the original Near Fine mailing envelope. Housed in an elegant...
AH KING (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
Maugham, W. Somerset
London: William Heinemann Ltd. 1933. First trade edition. A Fine copy of the book with a minor bump to top of spine, otherwise sharp and unread. INSCRIBED by the author...