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1 The Double Crown Club Records.
Privately, 1988. 
8vo. pp. 54. Illustrations. Fine, in quarter cloth and marbled boards. hobies,cards,games 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Molloy., BECKETT, Samuel
2 BECKETT, Samuel Molloy.
Paris: The Olympia Press, 1955. 
1st English language edition. Wrappers a little worn, owner’s name and date. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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A Gaelic Alphabet., BIGGS, Michael
3 BIGGS, Michael A Gaelic Alphabet.
Dublin: The Dolmen Press, August, 1960. 
Reset and reprinted edition. Original wrappers, very slightly soiled and faded, small closed tear to rear wrapper, otherwise Very Good. 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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Seven Winters., BOWEN, Elizabeth
4 BOWEN, Elizabeth Seven Winters.
Dublin: The Cuala Press, 1942. 
1st Edition. Cloth backed boards, covers browned, owner’s name and date. Very Good. Number 354 of 440 copies. 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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Slow man. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION, COETZEE, J.M.
5 COETZEE, J.M. Slow man. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION
Secker and Warburg, 2005. 
This leather boound edition is limited to 100 copies signed by the author. This one marked ‘out of series’. Two colour morocco, Fine in slip case. 
Price: 275.00 GBP
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6 CONAN DOYLE, Arthur The Adventure of the Priory School. A Facsimile edition of the original Sherlock Holmes Manuscript. Introduction by Len Deighton.

Copy 256 of limited edition of 350 copies. Signed by Len Deighton. 8vo. Spine slightly faded otherwise Fine, in dust jacket. literature 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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7 DEIGHTON, Len Fighter.
Cape, 1977. 
1st Edition. Very Good in dust wrapper. Pasted to front end paper is a small sheet of Len Deighton headed paper, inscribed "To Derek and Liz and all the family all our love and thanks Len D." 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Dolmen Chapbook: a Miscellany... Parts I - VIII., DOLMEN PRESS
8 DOLMEN PRESS The Dolmen Chapbook: a Miscellany... Parts I - VIII.
Dublin: The Dolmen Press, 1954 - 56. 
8 parts. Comprising the first 8 of the series of twelve with the outer wrapper for the series split along the spine. Each individual part Very Good, except for the first part which is browned along the leading edge and has a corner a little creased. This series is rarely seen complete and most printed in an edition of 250 copies only. I. The Ballad of Jane Shore by Donagh MacDonagh, illustrated by Eric Patton. II. A Wexfor Carol, illustrated by Leslie MacWeeney. III. The Perfect Wife, illustrated by Robert Gibbings. IV. Thirty Three Ballads, translated by Thomas Kinsella, illustrated by Pauline Bewick. V. The Death of a Queen by Thomas Kinsella, illustrated by Bridget Swinton. VI. The Mines of Sineriay, by Arland Ussher, illustrated by Nelson Paine. VII. The Loves of Bregog and Mulla, by Edmund Spenser, illustrated by Leslei MacWeeney. VIII. O’Reilly, Poems by Richard Weber. 
Price: 800.00 GBP
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A Short Survey of Surrealism., GASCOYNE, David
9 GASCOYNE, David A Short Survey of Surrealism.
Cobden-Sanderson, 1935. 
1st. Edition. Very Good in slightly browned and chipped dust wrapper designed by Max Ernst. art surrealism 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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Art-nonsense and Other Essays., GILL, Eric
10 GILL, Eric Art-nonsense and Other Essays.
Cassell & Co., 1929. 
1st Edition. Tall 8vo. pp. x, 324. Very Good in browned and slightly chipped dust wrapper. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Nazarene Gospel Restored., GRAVES, Robert and PODRO, Joshua
11 GRAVES, Robert and PODRO, Joshua The Nazarene Gospel Restored.
Cassell, 1953. 
1st. Edition. Tall 8vo. pp. xxiii, 1021. Black cloth clean and bright, dust wrapper worn and chipped. Modern First Editions 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Night and Day. 17 issues complete with original wrappers bound together., GREENE, Graham
12 GREENE, Graham Night and Day. 17 issues complete with original wrappers bound together.
Night and Day Magazines, 1937. 
4to. Contains 17 [of 26] issues of this highly important literary magazine edited by Graham Greene and includes contributions by Stevie Smith, John Betjeman, Anthony Powell, Louis MacNeice, Christopher Isherwood, Evelyn Waugh, etc. Bound in black buckram retaining both front and rear wrappers from each issue included. Issues 3 (July 15), 4 (July 22), 9 (August 26), 10 (September 2), 13 (September 23), 15 (October 7), 16 (October 14), 17 (October 21), 18 (October 28), 19 (November 4), 20 (November 11), 21 (November 18), 22 (November 25), 23 (December 2), 24 (December 9), 25 (December 16), 26 (December 23). The issue for October 28th contains the review of Shirley Temple in Wee Willie Winkie which was judged to be defamatory and led to an award of £3,500 to 20th Century Fox which led to the demise of the short-lived magazine. 
Price: 950.00 GBP
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13 GREGORY, Lady [Augusta] My First Play.
Elkin Mathews & Marrot, 1930. 
1st Edition. Very Good in slightly chipped dust wrapper. Number 27 of 530 copies, signed by the author on the title page. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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Dubliners., JOYCE, James
14 JOYCE, James Dubliners.
Grant Richards, 1914. 
1st Edition. Original red cloth lettered in gilt. The first issue of 746 copies from the print run of 1250 copies. A little wear to the head and tail of the spine, covers just a little faded but internally clean and firm. 
Price: 7500.00 GBP
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Finnegans Wake., JOYCE, James
15 JOYCE, James Finnegans Wake.
Faber and Faber, 1939. 
1st Edition. First and last page a little browned as often, rear inner joint very slightly sprung and cloth a little dusty, owner’s name and date, but a Very Good copy, no dust wrapper. 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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Haveth Childers Everywhere., JOYCE, JAMES
16 JOYCE, JAMES Haveth Childers Everywhere.
Faber and Faber, 1931. 
1st Edition. Printed wrappers a little soiled with a little light wear along the top edge, spine starting to split. Very Good. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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17 LARKIN, Philip Bridge for the Living. Poems. A work for chorus and orchestra with music by Anthony Hedges. LP Record.
Meridian Records, 1981. 
Long Playing Record. Fine in sleeve. Commissioned in 1976 by Hull firm J.H. Fenner & Co. it was not performed until 1981 a few months before the completion of the Humber Bridge. The poem is printed on the back of the sleeve. The record contains other compositions by Hedges. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The London Aphrodite; a Literary Periodical. Number One - Six. [Complete], LINDSAY, Jack and STEPHENSON, P.R. Editors
18 LINDSAY, Jack and STEPHENSON, P.R. Editors The London Aphrodite; a Literary Periodical. Number One - Six. [Complete]
Franfrolico Press, August 1928 - July 1929. 
6 issues, complete. A little browned but Very Good. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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19 MORGAN, Richard Woken Furies.
Gollancz, 2005. 
1st Edition, 1st Printing. Fine in dust wrapper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Road is Wider Than Long; an Image Diary from the Balkans July - August 1938., PENROSE, Roland
20 PENROSE, Roland The Road is Wider Than Long; an Image Diary from the Balkans July - August 1938.
London Gallery Editions, 1939. 
1st Edition. Printed in red and black in a variety of typefaces. Number 86 of a Limited Edition of 500 copies. A few light finger marks. Very Good in original wood grain boards a little worn at the spine extremities. RARE PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED TO THE ENGLISH SURREALIST HUGH SYKES DAVIES. “To Hugh & Joyce Sykes Davies with all best wishes Roland Penrose.” 
Price: 2200.00 GBP
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