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Preludes & Studies

By: Dent, Alan

Price: £32.56

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co. Ltd: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10777

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. 1942 First Edition. Size 8½" x 5½", 251 pages including index. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine. Condition very good, cover and spine grubby, spine faded, corners and edges rubbed, contents clean. View more info

The Poems of John Donne

By: Donne, John. Sir Herbert Grierson, Edited

Price: £24.61

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10686

Condition: Near Fine


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Size 7½" x 5", 404 pages including index. Navy blue cloth covered boards with Oxford University emblem blind stamped on the front cover and gilt titles to the spine, top page edge blue. Red dustjacket (protected) with white titles and woodcut of John Donne by David Gentleman. Book condition near fine, corners and spine edges ever so slightly rubbed, else fine. Dustjacket condition near fine, tiny repaired tear bottom front edge, else fine, protected, not price clipped, price 16s. net. View more info

Diaries & Letters 1930 - 1964

By: Harold Nicolson

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, William Collins & Son: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00396

Condition: Very Good


First edition,size 6" x 9.2" tall,white dustjacket with very slight edgewear to spine,brown cloth bound boards with gold stamped title and author to spine,436 pages including contents and index,all pages clean,not price clipped. View more info

The Ideal Life and Other Unpublished Addresses By Henry Drummond F.R.S.E. With Memorial Sketches By W. Robertson Nicoll and Ian MacLaren

By: Henry Drummond. W. Robertson Nicoll. Ian MacLaren

Price: £11.66

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton:

Seller ID: 014603

Condition: Very Good


Not dated, c.1885-1890. Size 8" x 5.25", 315 pages. Red cloth with gilt titles to the spine. No dust jacket. Condition very good, corners and edges rubbed, spine faded, endpapers toned, gift inscription on front endpaper else contents clean. View more info

The Oxford Book of English Talk

By: James Sutherland

Price: £11.34

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00319

Condition: Very Good


1953 First edition,size 5" x 7.6" tall, navy hardcover with gilt titles. light blue jacket dustjacket spine ends darkened else fine. Book Condition: Very Good, very slight rubbing to spine ends. pastedown has signature of previous owner, 453 pages all clean with no marks,not price clipped. View more info

Full Score; Twenty Tales By D. H. Lawrence

By: Lawrence, D. H.

Price: £37.87

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Mary Mills

Seller ID: 10718

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed by Mary Mills. Size 7½" x 5", 606 pages. Crimson cloth covered boards with gilt titles on a black panel on the spine. Condition very good, covers grubby, corners and spine edges slightly rubbed, few spots to pastedowns else fine, contents clean. View more info

The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord MacAulay

By: Lord MacAulay

Price: £14.99

Publisher: London, London. Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1889

Edition: Popular Edition

Seller ID: 10525

Condition: Very Good


Popular Edition. Size 7½" x 4¾", 784 pages including index. Condition very good, cover edges and spine rubbed, contents clean, complete, intact. Red marbled boards with quarter brown leather to the corners and spine section. 5 raised bands with gilt titles on red leather in second compartment. Red marbled page edges, pastedowns and endpapers. Comprising Contributions to Knight's Quarterly Magazine, Contributions to the Edinburgh Review, Contributions to the Encyclopaedia Britannica, Miscellaneous Poems, Inscriptions, etc. View more info

A Pepys Anthology

By: Pepys, Samuel. (Edited by Robert & Linnet Latham).

Price: £4.86

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Unwin Hyman: 1987

Seller ID: 00030

ISBN: 0044400683

Condition: As New


Size 7.5" x 5.", 287 pages inc index, photographic dustcover like new, green hardcover with gilt stamped title on spine, also like new. Not price clipped. View more info

Robert Browning and His World: Two Robert Brownings? (1861-1889) Volume 2 of 2

By: Ward, Maisie

Price: £28.78

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company Ltd: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10791

Condition: Near Fine


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. 1969 First Edition. Size 8½" x 5½", 337 pages including index. Yellow hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Yellow and brown dustjacket with portrait of Browning. Book condition near fine, corners and spine edges slightly rubbed, else fine. Dustjacket condition very good, tiny nick and crease back top edge, corners and edges slightly rubbed, else fine, not price clipped. View more info

Mornings at Bow Street. A Selection of the Most Humorous and Entertaining Reports Which Have Appeared in the Morning Herald

By: Wight, J.

Price: £40.90

Publisher: Cheapside, Thomas Tegg & Son: 1838

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 12028

Condition: Very Good


Green Half Calf - Marbled Boards, 4 raisen bands, frontis, 21 illustrations by George Cruikshank.Spine faded, joints and edges lightly rubbed, small stain on frontis, a few small finger marks to title page, else all pages & plates in very good condition. View more info

Literary Byways

By: William Andrews

Price: £34.08

Publisher: London, William Andrews & Co: 1898

Seller ID: 13365

Condition: Very Good


Printed by the author in 1898. Size Octavo, 8.25" x ", 240 pages including index. Rebound in full red morocco with five raised bands to the spine, with gilt titles in the second and third compartments, all edges gilt, green marbled endpapers. Condition very good plus, binding is in near fine condition, tiny split in leather at head of spine, else fine, internal condition very good plus, a few spots to margins of some plates, old faint gift inscription to half title, else contents clean. Twenty one essays on various aspects of literature. With autograph inscription on an envelope tipped... View more info