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WATERSHIP DOWN (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
Adams, Richard
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc. 1974. First American edition. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the title page: "To Janet and John / With kind...
The Twilight Saga, including: Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse and Breaking Dawn
Meyer, Stephenie
New York and Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008. First editions. An attractive set of first printings of the Twilight Saga. The first book about Fine in...
TYRANNICK LOVE, OR THE ROYAL MARTYR. A TRAGEDY.
Dryden, John
London: Printed for H. Herringman, at the sign of the Blew Anchor in the Lower Walk of the New Exchange, 1670. First edition. First issue with original leaf F3 intact...
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 example with fairly heavy foxing to the top edge of the page block, otherwise a tight, likely unread...
THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. (15 Vols.)
Shakespeare, William
London: T. Longman, etc. 1793. Fourth edition. Bound in full tree calf (expertly rebacked), red and green Morocco spine labels and gilt detailing. some wear to board edges and corners...
Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World. In four parts.
Swift, Jonathan
London: Printed for Benj. Motte, 1726-1727. Mixed Edition. Volume I is first edition, Teerink issue B with the continuous pagination, Volume II second edition. Volume II title-page dated 1727 and...
THE NATURAL
Malamud, Bernard
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1952. First edition. A Near Fine copy of the book in gray cloth (no priority established among the three cloth colors), with sunning along...
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...
Death of a Salesman (Signed First Edition)
Miller, Arthur
New York: The Viking Press, 1949. First edition. Signed by the author on the title page. Book Near Fine on account of a previous owner's name written on the first...
WALDEN: Or, Life in the Woods
Thoreau, Henry David
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. First edition. A Very Good copy, which has benefited from professional restoration to the spine. Cloth added at spine ends and hinges repaired. Retains original...
Cry, the Beloved Country
Paton, Alan
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948. First edition. A Fine copy of Paton's famous first novel. Book Fine, bright and unread. In a Fine example of the fragile dust jacket...
THE MADMAN: His Parables and Poems
Gibran, Kahlil
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1918. First edition. Gibran's very rare first published work in English. Complete with 71 pages of text and 3 plates made from original drawings by...
The Works of Plato, Abridg'd. with An Account of his Life, Philosophy, Morals, and Politicks. Together with a Translation of his choicest Dialogues, viz. 1. Human Nature, 2. Prayer, 3. Wisdom, 4. Holiness, 5. What one out to do. 6. Immortality of the Soul, 7. Valour, 8. Philosophy.
Plato (with notes by M. Dacier)
London: Printed for A. Bell, at the Cross-Keys and Bible in Cornhill, near Stocks-Market, 1701. First English language edition. Two volumes, bound as one in contemporary full calf, expertly rebacked...
Moses Man of the Mountain
Hurston, Zora Neale
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co. 1939. First edition. A clean, sharp copy of the book with tape ghosts on the end papers and a previous owner's bookplate on the front...
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...
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, comprised of: The Fellowship of the Ring; The Two Towers and The Return of the King
Tolkien, J. R. R.
London: George Allen and Unwin, 1954, 1955. First edition. A lovely, uniform set of Tolkien's epic masterpiece. The first book Near Fine with contemporary reviews tipped in on the rear...
The Hobbit
Tolkien, J. R. R.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1937. First edition. First printing of this iconic work of children's literature, introducing characters that would return in Tolkien's masterpiece The Lord of the...
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY
Maugham, Sommerset
London: William Heinemann, 1939. First edition. Contrary to what the title suggests, one of Maugham’s grimmest tales. Basis for the 1944 film noir, a highlight for director Robert Siodmak, starring...
An American Dictionary of the English Language
Webster, Noah
New York: S. Converse, 1828. First edition. Printed by Hezekiah Howe in New Haven. Two quarto volumes (pages 274 x 222 mm), with double fly-leaves beginning and end of each...
THE LIGHTHOUSE AT THE END OF THE WORLD
Verne, Jules
New York: G. Howard Watt, 1924. First American edition. A Very Good + copy of the book with the rear hinge professionally tightened and a previous owner's name on the...
THE TRAGEDY OF PUDD'NHEAD WILSON AND THE COMEDY [OF] THOSE EXTRAORDINARY TWINS
Twain, Mark [Samuel L. Clemens]
Hartford, Conn. American Publishing Company, 1894. First edition. First state as per BAL. A tight, Near Fine copy of the book with just traces of wear at spine ends, minor...
The Secret Rose
Yeats, W. B.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co. 1897. First American edition. An attractive copy of this early work by Yeats, which has benefitted from some restoration to the hinges and the...
LAUGHING TO KEEP FROM CRYING (INSCRIBED, FIRST EDITION)
Hughes, Langston
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1952. First edition. A Very Good+ copy of the book with cocked spine and minor discoloration to cloth of lower spine end. In a....
TLS - One page Typed Letter Signed by Eliot
Eliot, T. S. [Thomas Sterns]
Princeton, NJ: The Institute for Advanced Study, Oct. 28, 1948. A short letter from T. S. Eliot to Mr. Lyman H. Butterfield of Princeton University Library, thanking him for "the...
OPERA
Plato
Venice: Bernardinus de Choris and Simon de Luere for Andreas Torresanus, August, 13 1491. Second edition. Folio (pages measure 311 x 211 mm), collating: [4 leaves], 444 leaves, complete. Early...