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Hudibras, in Three Parts, Written in the Time of the Late Wars: Corrected and Amended. With Large Annotations and a Preface, By Zachary Grey, LL.D. Adorn'd with a New Set of Cuts

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: £269.24

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge: Printed By J. Bentham, Printer to the University, for W. Innes, A. Ward, Mess. J. And P. Knapton, D. Browne, S. Birt, T. Longman, T. Woodward...: 1744

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11248

Condition: Near Fine


1744 The First Edition of Zachary Grey's Huibras with William Hogarth's plates engraved to a very high standard by J. Mynde. Size 9.25" x 5.75" Rebound in 19th century Crimson morocco with crimson leather spine section. Five raised bands to the spines with gilt lines, titles and volume numbers. Gilt page edges. Condition near fine, clean tight and tidy binding, old owner's name, C.W. Adams in margin of title pages, bookplate on verso of title page in Volume II "Mens Conscia Recti", else nice and clean inside. Three parts in two volumes. Volume I, 424 pages plus index. Volume II... View more info

A Parliamentary Affair. Signed By Edwina Currie

By: Currie, Edwina

Price: £27.26

Publisher: London, BCA: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12624

Condition: Near Fine


1994 first BCA Edition. Signed by Edwina Currie on the book plate of David E. Green M.B.E. to the front endpaper. Size 9.25" x 6", 564 pages. Black hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Book condition near fine, pages yellowing slightly, else fine. Dust jacket condition very good, front panel faded in part, edges creased, else fine, not clipped. Also accompanied by 2 promotional post cards for A Parliamentary Affair and A Woman's Place, both signed and dated by Edwina Currie in blue ink. From The Library of Captain David E. Green M.B.E. View more info

To Play the King. Signed By Michael Dobbs

By: Dobbs, Michael

Price: £51.12

Publisher: London, Harpercollins: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12616

Condition: Near Fine


1992 First Edition, second printing. Signed by Michael Dobbs on the book plate of David E. Green M.B.E. to the front endpaper. Size 9.25" x 6", 249 pages. Black hard cover with gilt titles to the spine, Dust jacket illustration by Kevin Tweddell. Book condition near fine, corners and spine edges very slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket condition near fine, corners and edges very slightly creased/rubbed else fine, not price clipped. Political Novel, the Sequel to the popular House of Cards. Accompanied by hand written and signed letter from Michael Dobbs in blue ink on his letterhea... View more info

Nostromo a Tale of the Seaboard

By: Joseph Conrad

Price: £8.91

Publisher: London, J M Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1947

Seller ID: 00335

Condition: Good


Size 4.8" x 7.7" tall,blue cloth bound board with gold title to spine in very good condition,blue pastedowns and endpapers with authors name stamped in dark blue,566 pages all clean with no marks, View more info

The Biglow Papers

By: Lowell, James Russell

Price: £17.05

Publisher: Piccadilly, John Camden Hotten: 1865

Edition: Thirtieth Edition

Seller ID: 12016

Condition: Very Good


Purple blind stamped cover, gold titles to spine. coloured frontis & coloured illustrations by George Cruikshank. Spine ends rubbed, spine faded, corners bumped. Book plate of B. Williams. ball. on pastedown. 200pp, 8pp publishers catalogue, all in very good condition. A political satire about the American invasion of Mexico View more info

Game in Heaven with Tussy Marx

By: Piers Paul Read

Price: £19.76

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1966

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 13449

Condition: Near Fine


1966 First Edition. Size octavo, 7.75" x 5". Black hard cover with gilt title to the spine. Dust jacket design by Jack Larkin. Book Condition Near fine, corners and spine ends slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket condition very good, corners and edges slightly rubbed, a few light handling marks, back panel slightly scuffed else fine, not price clipped, protected. Karl Marx's youngest daughter comments from Heaven on the revolutionary attempts of the book's, Hereward. View more info

Imperial City

By: Rice, Elmer

Price: £15.90

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10684

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. First Edition, second impression. Size 8¾" x 5½", 672 pages. Black cloth covered boards with stamped titles to the spine. Condition very good, edges rubbed esp spine edges, covers grubby, titles worn on spine, a few spots to endpapers otherwise contents clean. View more info