Category: Literature

Sort

showing 1-20 of 253

Image for Letters of Wallace Stevens. Selected and edited by Holly Stevens

Letters of Wallace Stevens. Selected and edited by Holly Stevens

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1967

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 33523


Please note this is a heavy item and may incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Publisher's cloth in dust jacket, staining to rear of dj, cloth clean, internally clean, no ownership names, illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 890 pages View more info

Image for Lettres de Rodez.

Lettres de Rodez.

By: (Antonin)., ARTAUD

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, G.L.M.: 1946

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 33514


Publisher's original printed stiff card wrappers, 1948 edition, minor fading to spine, covers clean, internally clean, text in French. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pages View more info

Image for Supplément aux Lettres de Rodez. Suivi de Coleridge le traitre.

Supplément aux Lettres de Rodez. Suivi de Coleridge le traitre.

By: (Antonin)., ARTAUD

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Paris, GLM: 1949

Seller ID: 33515


Publisher's original printed stiff card wrappers, clean copy, no ownership marks, text in French. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 29 pages View more info

Image for Extra Cover

Extra Cover

By: A. C. H. Smith

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1981

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31088


Hardback in dust jacket, signed & inscribed by the author on the title page, clean copy. ; 8.50 X 5.75 X 1.02 inches; 152 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Brick Lane

Brick Lane

By: Ali, Monica

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23463


VG/VG, black boards with gilt, in a colour-illustrated white d/jkt wit hsome slight signs of shelfwear, & a very slight tilt in the spine; text inside is clean & complete. A first edition of Ali's breakout cross-culture novel. ; 9.21 X 6.30 X 1.65 inches; 416 pages View more info

Image for Dear Illusion : Covent Garden Stories Number One

Dear Illusion : Covent Garden Stories Number One

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Covent Garden Press Ltd.: 1972

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 33552


Publisher's original pictorial stiff card wrappers, edition limited to 600 copies, faint fading to wrappers, covers clean, internally clean, no ownership marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 35 pages View more info

Image for Van Gogh : Le Suicide de la Societe

Van Gogh : Le Suicide de la Societe

By: Artaud, Antonin

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Paris, K Editeur: 1947

Seller ID: 33896


Publisher's original stiff card wrappers, front cover detached (couverture detache), internally clean, no ownership marks, illustrations, binding firm, text in French language. ; 5" x 7"; 71 pages View more info

Image for Letters of the Laws of Man's Nature and Development

Letters of the Laws of Man's Nature and Development

By: Atkinson, Henry George and Harriet Martineau

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, John Chapman: 1851

Edition: First

Seller ID: 32818


Embossed & patterned dk brown boards; a little worn, esp to head of spine, but boards and backstrip intact; spine a little darkened. Binding intact, but a little frail. ; 8vo (5" x 8"); 390 pages View more info

Image for The Works of Jane Austen: Volume VI, Minor Works

The Works of Jane Austen: Volume VI, Minor Works

By: Austen, Jane (ed R.W. Chapman)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1954

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 28220


Decorated grey + white d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; intact, but a little marked, with small losses to edges; spine faded; internally repaired. Light olive-green boards; a little marked, but not otherwise worn; binding tight; gilt titling dull, but very legible. Indexed.; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); 474 pages View more info

Image for The proverb and other stories

The proverb and other stories

By: Ayme, Marcel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1961

Seller ID: 26943


VG/VG-, first UK edition published by Bodley Head, red boards, dust jacket, dj slightly chipped & edgeworn, unmarked, binding firm. ; 5 x 7.5"; 287 pages View more info

Image for Voyage - an anthology of selected stories

Voyage - an anthology of selected stories

By: Baker, Denys Val (ed); illustrated by Sheila Jackson.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Sylvan Press: 1945

Edition: First

Seller ID: 30252


Illustrated off-white d/jkt (by Sheila Jackson), clipped, in clear film; intact, but frail, with losses. Red boards; spine slightly faded; gilt titling on front still quite bright; titling on spine dull, but very legible. Includes contributions from Alex Comfort, Mulk Raj Anand, William Sansom, Henry Miller, Walter de la Mare, George Tabory, and more. ; 8vo (6 1/2" x 9 1/2"); 162 pages View more info

Image for The Literary Supplement, Writings I: Edmond Jabes, Answer to a Letter; J.H. Prynne, Es Lebe der Konig; Paul Celan, Conversation in the Mountains

The Literary Supplement, Writings I: Edmond Jabes, Answer to a Letter; J.H. Prynne, Es Lebe der Konig; Paul Celan, Conversation in the Mountains

By: Barnett, A. (ed)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, The Literary Supplement: 1973

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 30472


Stitched binding - stitching intact. Pink card wrappers; very light wear. Laid in is a photocopy of the Literary Supplement No 3, dd Nov 1972.; 8vo (5" x 8"); 16 pages View more info

Image for Literature and Evil

Literature and Evil

By: Bataille, Georges & A. Hamilton

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 33782


Publisher's hardback in dust jacket, dj slightly edgeworn & rubbed, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 179 pages View more info

Image for Ends and Odds: Plays and Sketches

Ends and Odds: Plays and Sketches

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1977

Edition: First

Seller ID: 33497


Illustrated blue d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film. Dk blue boards, clean and bright; gilt titling bright. Laid-in review slip.; 8vo (5" x 8"); 104 pages View more info

Image for First Love

First Love

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Calder Publications Ltd: 1973

Seller ID: 33703


Publisher's hardback in dust jacket, dj spine faded, boards clean, internally clean, no ownership names, jacket not price-clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 62 pages View more info

Image for The Diary of Virginia Woolf - Volume 1  1915-19

The Diary of Virginia Woolf - Volume 1 1915-19

By: Bell, Anne Olivier & Quentin Bell

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, The Hogarth Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31092


Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper, first edition, jacket drawing by Duncan Grant, dj slightly edgeworn, internally clean, no ownership names, clean copy. ; 6.5" x 9.5"; 356 pages View more info

Image for The Adventures of Augie March

The Adventures of Augie March

By: Bellow, Saul

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1954

Edition: First English

Seller ID: 33483


Illustrated grey d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; intact, but very frail, with losses to upper and lower edges and head and tail of spine; inked note on rear flap. Red boards, bright; gilt titling a trifle dull, but very legible. Binding tight. Bookseller's tick on front pastedown. ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); 536 pages View more info

Image for Keeping On Keeping On [signed copy]

Keeping On Keeping On [signed copy]

By: Bennett, Alan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 2016

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31912


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Signed by the author on the title page.Illustrated d/jkt, unclipped. Blk boards, clean and bright. Colour + b/w illustrations. Note "Signed Copy" sticker on front. ; 8vo (6 1/2" x 9 1/2"); 721 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for A Choice Of Ornaments [Dedicated copy]

A Choice Of Ornaments [Dedicated copy]

By: Bentley, Nicolas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Readers Union / Andre Deutsch: 1961

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23871


Dedicated - but not signed - on title page. Illustrated pale red d/jkt, clipped; intact, but a little worn, with tiny losses; spine darkened; age-toned. Pale brown boards, clean and bright. Faint hint of tobacco. Jacket design by Cecil Keeling. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 351 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Roars of laughter

Roars of laughter

By: Berelson, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hart-Davis: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30716


Hardback in dust wrapper, dj slightly edgeworn, ink name to front pastedown, internally clean. ; 5.5" x 8"; 173 pages View more info