London: T. Bensley for John and Arthur Arch, 1798. First edition. First edition of this early publication of... Read More about Blank Verse
London: Bell and Daldy Fleet Street, 1866. Read More about The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. With a memoir by Sir Harris Nicolas
London: George Bell and Son, 1893. Read More about The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer. With a memoir by Sir Harris Nicolas
London: George Bell & Sons, York St., Covent Garden. New York: 112, Fourth Street, 1891-1901. The poets (and number of volumes) are: Akenside (1), Beattie (1), William Blake (1), Burns (3), Butler (2), Chatterton (2), Chaucer (6), Churchill (3), Coleridge (2), Collins (1), Cowper (3), Dryden (5), Falconer (1), Goldsmith..... Read More about The Aldine Edition of British Poets
Florence: G. Orioli, 1931. First edition, number 57 of 808 numbered and signed copies, printed on Pescia handmade paper. Read More about Stepping Heavenward
New York: Fifth Avenue Hotel, Sept 29, 1893. Read More about Autograph Letter, Signed. To Mr. (Whitelaw) Reid. Thanking him for four days at Ophir Farm
Glasgow: Maurice Ogle & Co, 1870-72. Read More about The Poetical Works of…
London: Saunders and Otley, Conduit Street, 1843. First Edition in English, with half-titles. Read More about The Burgomaster of Berlin. Translated from the German...[by William Atkinson Gardner
New York: Scribner, 2003. First American edition. Signed and dated “2003” on the title page by the author. Ali's first book, short listed for the Booker Prize, and named in the same year by Granta as one of Great Britain's best young writers. Read More about Brick Lane
London: Samuel Tinsley, 1878. First edition. According to Wolff, who derived the author's name from an inscription and ephemera in his copy, the author was the town clerk of Southold, Sussex. Lovely copy of a rare triple-decker. Read More about George Hern. A Novel. By Henry Glemham. in Three Volumes
London: R. Norton for T. Garthwait, 1667. First edition. Read More about The Causes of the Decay of Christian Piety. [Bound with:] The Gentleman's Calling [And:] Private...
London: printed for W. Cademan, in the lower-walk of the New-Exchange, in the Strand, 1684. First Edition. ESTC: The author of "The whole duty of man" and "The art of contentment" is Richard Allestree, to whom this work is sometimes attributed; sometimes also attributed to Dorothy Coventry, Lady Pakington or..... Read More about The Art of Patience under all Afflictions. An Appendix to the Art of Contentment
London: Printed by R. Norton, for George Pawlet at the sign of the Bible in Chancery-Lane, near Fleetstreet, 1687. Later edition, first published in 1660. Early edition of this popular manual on the right conduct of gentlemen, most often ascribed to the Royalist celrgyman Richard Allestree. Read More about The Gentleman's Calling
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. First American edition. Advance copy in special dust jacket. The advance issue in white dust jacket printed in black on front panel only, "Here is your advance copy of Eric Ambler's New Book...." Read More about Passage of Arms
London: 1 November, 1957. "Self-discipline is the professional writer's primary need" Interesting letter from Ambler, in answer to the question, "How important to you was your high school education, and is college experience necessary for creative writing?"Ambler points out that in England "there is no real equivalent of 'high school'..... Read More about Typed Letter Signed ("Eric Ambler") to Westley S. Hartley, in response to the latter's...
vp: vd. 1.Tucker, Josiah. An humble address and earnest appeal to those respectable personages in Great Britain and Ireland, Who by their great and permanent interest in landed property, their liberal education, elevated rank, and enlarged views, are the ablest to judge, and the fittest to decide, whether a connection with..... Read More about Sammelband of five British pamphlets concerning the American colonies
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1957). First American edition. Review Copy. With Advance slip tipped in. Read More about A Case of Samples. Poems 1946-1956
London: Printed for John Stockdale, Piccadilly [by T. Gillet], 1800. Includes a sixteen page list of subscribers and final four page list of advertisements. Read More about Odes...translated into English verse with Notes by Thomas Moore, Esq. of the Middle Temple
London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1767. Fourth edition. Read More about The New Bath Guide: or, Memoirs of the B-n-r-d Family in a series of Poetical Epistles
London: Methuen, 1902. First edition. Read More about A Bayard from Bengal. Being some account of the magnificent and spanking career of Chunder...
London: Smith, Elder & Co., 15 Waterloo Place, 1892. First edition. Read More about The Talking Horse and Other Tales
London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1892 & 1893. First editions. INSCRIBED. First title is inscribed on half-title "To Margaret F. Robinson from Anstey Guthrie." Read More about The Travelling Companions. A Story in Scenes [Reprinted from Punch] [WITH:] The Man from...
[London: s.n.], Printed in the year 1697; … 1699. First editions. Read More about Poems on Affairs of State: from the time of Oliver Cromwell, to the Abdication of K. James the...
London: Printed for the Author, and sold by J. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall, 1780. First edition, with presenation "From the Author" on the top of the title-page. Read More about Speculation; or, A Defence of Mankind: A Poem
London, Westminster: Archibald Constable, 1897. First edition. Read More about An English Garner Ingathering from Our History and Literature
New York: The Macmillan Company, . First American edition, from English sheets. Read More about The Romance of the Rubaiyat. Edward FitzGerald's First Edition Reprinted with Introduction and Notes