Christmas 2022 Miscellany

A very warm welcome to our latest list -- and welcome too to our freshly refurbished website.

We hope you'll take some time to look around, but first things first. On this page you'll find Dahl and debuts, cocktails and comedy, and a strong showing in the Performing Arts, with much of the material inscribed. The rest of the site is only a click or two from here.

A Paris Rarity
SPEAR, Thelma

First Fruits

£250.00
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Frank Kermode's Copy
[ed. FEHSENFELD, Martha Dow and OVERBECK, Lois More] BECKETT, Samuel

The Letters of Samuel Beckett 1929-1940

£125.00
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Finnegans Wake Piracy
[JOYCE, James] ed. ROTH, Samuel

Two Worlds

£250.00
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Novel of the Great War
[illus. LE BRETON, Constant] KESSEL, Joseph

L'Equipage

£250.00
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Honor Wyatt's Copy, Signed by Riding
RIDING, Laura

Four Unposted Letters to Catherine

£295.00
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Derek Stanford's Copies
[ed. SPARK, Muriel and STANFORD, Derek]

Forum Stories and Poems

£300.00
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An Early Larkin Appearance
[contrib. LARKIN, Philip]

Oxford Poetry 1942-1943

SOLD
'Yet each man kills the thing he loves . . .'
WILDE, Oscar

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

£250.00
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U and Non-U
[contribs. MITFORD, Nancy; WAUGH, Evelyn; BETJEMAN, John]

Noblesse Oblige

£125.00
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WILDE, Oscar

De Profundis

£125.00
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A British Film Classic
GALTON, Ray and SIMPSON, Alan

The Rebel [One Man's Meat]

£3,000.00
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Peter Sellers as Pearly Gates in . . .
GALTON, Ray and SIMPSON, Alan with ANTROBUS, John

The Wrong Arm of the Law

£1,250.00
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‘Two Dashes Boker’s Bitters . . .’
[KNOWLES, Frederic Lawrence]

The Cocktail Book

£950.00
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O'Brien's First Book
O'BRIEN, Edna

The Country Girls

SOLD
DAHL, Roald

The Magic Finger

£125.00
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‘Farewell, Macready; moral, grave, sublime . . .’
ARCHER, William

Eminent Actors: William Charles Macready

£125.00
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[pseud. AMIS, Kingsley] TANNER, Bill

The Book of Bond

£250.00
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Baroness Calthorpe’s Copy
SASSOON, Siegfried

The Path to Peace

£325.00
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The Peregrine Press
CURTIS, Jack

Cool of a Kansas: Poems and Pictures by Jack Curtis

£175.00
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£250.00
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John Gielgud's Copy, Signed
CALLOW, Simon

Being an Actor

SOLD
George Devine’s and Hugh Hunt’s Copy
[trans. GARNETT, Constance] CHEKHOV, Anton

Three Sisters and other plays

£250.00
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John Gielgud’s Copy
TYNAN, Kenneth

He That Plays the King

£250.00
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Come to the Cabaret . . .
van DRUTEN, John

I Am A Camera

£175.00
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Inscribed to Alan Whicker
CARTLAND, Barbara

We Danced All Night

£150.00
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Brooke's Portrait by Gwen Raverat
[illus. RAVERAT, Gwen] BROOKE, Rupert

The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke

£1,250.00
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