Category: Modern First Editions

Sort

Showing 441-460 of 477

Image for Cogadh na Reann : The War of the Worlds

Cogadh na Reann : The War of the Worlds

By: Wells, H. G. and translated by Leon O Broin

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Baile Atha Cliath [Dublin], Oifig Diolta Foillseachain Rialtais 1934: 1934

Book number: 57553

Condition: Fine


First edition in Gaelic. First edition, first printing. 246 pp. Original red cloth in colour pictorial dust wrapper. Minor nicks to jacket. Slight spotting to fore-edge. Bright, fresh jacket with design by Austin Molloy (aka Austin O Maolaoid). Very clean copy. No ownership marks. In Fine unused condition. View more info

Image for The Bride of the Innisfallen

The Bride of the Innisfallen

By: WELTY, Eudora

Price: £22.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company 1955: 1955

Edition: First Edition, Second Issue

Book number: 3600

Condition: Very Good


First edition, second issue (cancel title). Very good in very good dustjacket. View more info

Image for The Black Cabinet

The Black Cabinet

By: Wentworth, Patricia

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton Limited N.d. [1925]: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58729

Condition: Very Good


320 pp. Publisher's cloth with black lettering panel to front board & spine. Minor rubbing to spine ends & joints. Small stain affecting a few leaves, otherwise internally clean. No ownership names. View more info

Image for The Salamander

The Salamander

By: West, Morris

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1973: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55459

ISBN: 0434859125

Condition: Very Good


304 pp. Bound in dark blue half morocco over light blue cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration & lettering. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Spine slightly faded. Ink owner's name to first blank. Internally clean. View more info

Image for The Day of the Locust

The Day of the Locust

By: West, Nathanael

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Grey Walls Press 1951: 1951

Edition: First UK Edition

Book number: 55470

Condition: Very Good


207 pp. Blue cloth in printed dw. Slight mark to cloth. Dw edgeworn & darkened. No ownership names. Jacket not price-clipped. View more info

Image for Paul West : The Fantasy Poets Number Seven

Paul West : The Fantasy Poets Number Seven

By: West, Paul

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Swinford, Eynsham, Oxford University Poetry Society 1952: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 59895

Condition: Very Good


(6) pp. Original printed wraps. Clean copy. No ownership names. Approximately 300 copies printed. View more info

Image for Vendetta in Spain

Vendetta in Spain

By: Wheatley, Dennis

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson 1961: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55206

Condition: Very Good


383 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Presentation copy to the book's proof reader and signed by the author Dennis Wheatley on the title-page. Also laid in is a typed letter signed from the publisher thanking the proof reader for his work on the title. Jacket slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. Jacket design by Sax. View more info

Image for Mayhem in Greece

Mayhem in Greece

By: Wheatley, Dennis

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson 1962: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 55207

Condition: Very Good


510 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Presentation copy to the book's proof reader and signed by the author Dennis Wheatley on the title-page. Jacket slightly chipped & edgeworn. Leaves slightly age-darkened. Internally clean. Jacket design by Robert Graham. View more info

Image for Stuart Little

Stuart Little

By: White, E. B.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton 1946: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58507

Condition: Very Good


122 pp. Publisher's cloth with green-stamped image of Stuart Little to front board & green lettering to spine. In the original pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly chipped & edgeworn. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. Pictorial endpapers. With 87 in-text illustrations by Garth Williams. View more info

Image for The Once and Future King - [ The first complete edition of T H White's Arthurian epic, containing all four novels.  The Sword and he Stone (with two new chapters); The Witch in the Wood (rewritten); The Ill-Made Knight and the not before published The Candle in the Wind. ]

The Once and Future King - [ The first complete edition of T H White's Arthurian epic, containing all four novels. The Sword and he Stone (with two new chapters); The Witch in the Wood (rewritten); The Ill-Made Knight and the not before published The Candle in the Wind. ]

By: White, T. H.

Price: £400.00

Publisher: London, Collins 1958: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 59376

Condition: Very Good


[viii], 677 pp. jacket a bit darkened and rubbed at extremities; Minor chips to the lower portion of spine. Clean inside; dust marking to the top edge. The first complete edition of T. H. White's Arthurian epic, containing all four novels. The Sword and he Stone (with two new chapters); The Witch in the Wood (rewritten); The Ill-Made Knight and the not before published The Candle in the Wind. A very nice copy which is difficult to find in presentable condition like this. Personal bookplate on the front pastedown of a publisher. View more info

Image for The Town Beyond the Wall

The Town Beyond the Wall

By: Wiesel, Elie

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Bergen-Belsen Press 1967: 1967

Book number: 20800

Condition: Very Good


179 pp. written by the Nobel Peace Laureate. The Remembrance Award Library Edition, presented to Phylis Nobele in 1969 signed Elie W View more info

Image for The Bridge of San Luis Rey

The Bridge of San Luis Rey

By: Wilder, Thornton

Price: £300.00

Publisher: New York, Albert & Charles Boni 1927: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 40813

Condition: Very Good


235 pp. Bound in a recent half dark green morocco over green marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. The original endpapers have been preserved. Several b/w illustrations. View more info

Image for Beyond Belief: A Chronicle of Murder and Its Detection

Beyond Belief: A Chronicle of Murder and Its Detection

By: Williams, Emlyn

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton 1967: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 52147

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Presentation copy form the author to the Queen's dress designer Hardy Amies and signed by the author on the front endpaper. xiv, 370 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Dj slightly chipped with faded lettering to spine. Page edges slightly age-darkened. VG/VG View more info

Image for The Village Book

The Village Book

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape 1930: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 52386

Condition: Very Good


342 pp, some darkening to endpapers and dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Mulberry Bush. a Play in Three Acts

The Mulberry Bush. a Play in Three Acts

By: Wilson, Angus

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg 1956: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 35297

Condition: Very Good


112 pp., jacket a little worn and discoloured View more info

Image for The Outsider

The Outsider

By: Wilson, Colin

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd. 1956: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 59475

Condition: Very Good


288 pp. Hardback in dust wrapper. Jacket slightly creased and darkened at spine. Internally clean. No ownership names. View more info

Image for Louder and Funnier

Louder and Funnier

By: Wodehouse, P. G.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber 1932: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 52960

Condition: Fine


286 pp. Original green cloth in printed dust wrapper. In the second issue dust jacket. Faint darkening to dj spine and to edges of cloth. Bookplate to front pastedown. Jacket protected in a clear plastic wrapper. A Fine fresh copy. View more info

Image for Louder and Funnier

Louder and Funnier

By: Wodehouse, P. G.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber 1932: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56225

Condition: Very Good


286 pp. Original green cloth in printed dust wrapper. In the second issue dust jacket. Dj spine darkened & chipped at head & foot with loss. Internally clean. No ownership names. View more info

Image for Frozen Assets

Frozen Assets

By: Wodehouse, P. G.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins Ltd 1964: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57493

Condition: Very Good


219, (3) pp. First edition. Hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. No ownership names. Dust-jacket price clipped. VG/VG. View more info

Image for Much Obliged, Jeeves

Much Obliged, Jeeves

By: Wodehouse, P. G.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Barrie & Jenkins 1971: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57494

Condition: Very Good


192 pp. Hardback in pictorial dw. Dj slightly edgeworn. No names or inscriptions. Jacket not price-clipped. View more info