Recent Acquisitions

  • CODEX EXONIENSIS.
    Codex Exoniensis. A Collection of Anglo-Saxon Poetry from a Manuscript in the Library of the Dean and Chapter of Exeter

    With an English Translation, Notes and Indexes by Benjamin Thorpe FSA.

    £3,800

  • BOSWELL, James
    Boswell’s Life of Johnson

    Edited [and with an Introduction by] by Augustine Birrell. With Malone's Notes and Illustrations.

    £84

  • AESOP
    The Fables of Aesop with a Life of the Author

    Embellished with One Hundred and Twelve Plates. [Translation by Samuel Croxall.]

    £1,600

  • GUNN, Neil M
    The Lost Glen

    £285

  • EVERETT, Major-General Sir Henry
    The History of the Somerset Light Infantry (Prince Albert’s) 1685-1914

    With a Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of York, Colonel-in-Chief.

    £120

  • MACHIAVELLI, Nicolo
    Tutte le Opere di Nicolo Machiavelli cittadino et secretario fiorentino

    Divise in V. Parti et di nuovo con somma accuratezza ristampate al santissimo et beatissimo Padre Signore Nostro Clemente VII.

    £1,620

  • MILLAIS, John Guille
    The Natural History of the British Surface-Feeding Ducks

    [Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn and the Author].

    £1,200

  • SCOTT, Robert Falcon
    Scott’s Last Expedition

    Vol. I: The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Vol. II: The Reports of the Journeys and the Scientific Work undertaken by Dr. E. Wilson and the surviving Members of the Expedition. Arranged by Leonard Huxley with a Preface by Sir Clements Markham.

    £660

  • MALLINSON, Allan
    The Matthew Hervey novels complete

    £410

  • PHILLPOTTS, Eden
    A Dish of Apples

    With Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. [First Trade Edition].

    £364

  • KIRBY, William Egmont
    An Introduction to Entomology: or Elements of the Natural History of Insects

    Fourth Edition.

    £460

  • TWAIN, pseud., Mark
    The £1,000,000 Bank-Note and other New Stories

    [First UK Edition.]

    £164

  • HAWTHORN, Mike
    Champion Year. My Battle for the Drivers’ World Title

    £260

  • CORNWELL, Bernard
    The Saxon Tales/Last Kingdom sequence complete

    £520

  • SCOTT, Manda
    Dreaming the Eagle [with] Dreaming the Bull [with] Dreaming the Hound [with] Dreaming the Serpent Spear

    £198

  • ADMIRALTY.
    Ships of the Royal Navy. Statement of Losses during the Second World War

    £240

  • HOOKE, Robert
    Micrographia

    Introduced by Ruth Scurr and with a Brief Life by John Aubrey.

    £945

  • PRATCHETT, Terry
    Mort

    Introduced by A.S. Byatt. Illustrations by Omar Rayyan. [First Illustrated Limited Edition.]

    £1,245

  • FOSTER, Robert
    The Complete Guide to Middle-Earth. From The Hobbit to The Silmarillion

    Illustrated by Ted Nasmith.

    £385

Fine Bindings

  • GOLDSMITH, Oliver
    The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, with an Account of his Life and Writings

    A New Edition in Four Volumes. Edited by Washington Irving.

    £680

  • MURRAY'S HANDBOOK
    A Handbook for Travellers in India, Burma and Ceylon, including all British India, The Portuguese and French Possessions, and the Protected Native States

    Tenth Edition.

    £580

  • IRELAND, Samuel
    Picturesque Views on the River Thames

    £640

  • AINGER, Arthur Campbell
    Eton Songs

    Set to Music by Joseph Barnby. Illustrated by Herbert Marshall.

    £445

  • AUSTEN, Jane
    [The Novels of Jane Austen.]

    [With] A Memoir by her Nephew J.E. Austen-Leigh [with] Lady Susan and Fragments of two other unfinished Tales. New Edition. [Complete set of the Steventon Edition.].

    £1,720

  • BROWNING, Robert
    The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett 1845-1846

    With Portraits and Facsimiles. [Edited by F.G. Kenyon and Roger Ingpen].

    £286

  • SCOTT, Peter
    Morning Flight. A Book of Wildfowl

    [Ninth Impression.]

    £110

  • LE CARRE, John
    Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy [with] The Honourable Schoolboy [with] Smiley’s People

    £1,745

  • URQUHART, Major-General Roy
    Arnhem

    With Wilfred Greatorex.

    £484

  • ISHIGURO, Kazuo
    A Pale View of Hills

    £964

  • LESSING, Doris
    The Grass is Singing

    £495

  • COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor
    The Friend [with] Confessions of an Inquiring Spirit [with] Aids to Reflection [with] Essays on his Own Times [with] Notes on English Divines [with] Notes Theological Political and Miscellaneous

    £2,460

  • CHURCHILL, Peter
    Of their own Choice [with] Duel of Wits [with] The Spirit in the Cage

    £1,120

  • HINCHLIFF, Thomas Woodbine
    Summer Months among the Alps: with the Ascent of Monte Rosa

    £1,200