Recent Acquisitions

  • PHILLPOTTS, Eden
    A Dish of Apples

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

    £364

  • 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

  • DEWAR, George A.B.
    Sir Douglas Haig’s Command

    December 19 1915 to November 11 1918.

    £90

  • HARTNOLL, Phyllis
    The Grecian Enchanted

    With Eight Aquatints by John Buckland-Wright.

    £176

  • BOSWELL, James
    Boswell’s Life of Johnson

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

    £84

  • ATTENBOROUGH, David
    Life on Earth [with] The Living Planet [with] The Trials of Life [with] The Private Life of Plants [with] The Life of Birds [with] The Life of Mammals [with] Life in the Undergrowth [with] Life in Cold Blood

    £890

  • RENAULT, Mary
    Fire from Heaven [with] The Persian Boy [with] Funeral Games

    [First UK Edition].

    £224

  • SHAFFER, Peter
    Equus. A Play

    £140

  • AESOP
    Fables of Aesop and Others

    Newly done into English [by Samuel Croxall] with an Application to each Fable. Illustrated with Cutts. [First Croxall edition]

    £2,800

  • HOBAN, Russell
    Riddley Walker

    Illustrated by Quentin Blake. With a Postscript by Rowan Williams.

    £310

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

  • CHURCHILL, Winston S.
    The Second World War

    £1,680

  • BRICKHILL, Paul
    Reach for the Sky

    The Story of Douglas Bader.

    £424

  • WAUGH, Evelyn
    Men at Arms [with] Officers and Gentlemen [with] Unconditional Surrender

    £1,375

  • WOOLF, Virginia
    The Years

    £596

  • KIPLING, Rudyard
    Rewards and Fairies

    With Illustrations by Frank Craig.

    £610