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The Way and it's Power
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The Way and it's Power

by Waley, Arthur

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George Allen & Unwin. First edition published by George Allen and Unwin in 1934. This is a very good or better copy. The bright mustard jacket has minor wear to the top and bottom of the toned spine. There are two small tears to the top edge. There is general minor wear to the edges and corners. On the reverse of the jacket is a piece of tape that has repaired one of the tears. It has been price clipped. The book has the odd mark to the boards but overall is very clean with no marks or foxing to the pages. Overall a very good or better copy. Waley's translation of the Tao Te Ching, one of chinas most famous books dating to the end of the third century B.C. It is based on Waley's close study of early Chinese literature. He provides an introduction and commentary on each part. A very rare book to find in first print and with the jacket. A key Arthur Waley title.  . Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1934.
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Swing Music May-June 1936 (Signed by Fats Waller)
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Swing Music May-June 1936 (Signed by Fats Waller)

by Waller, Fats; Hibbs, Leonard

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Leonard Hibbs. HIBBS, Leonard, [Ed.]; Fats WALLER [Signed].   Swing Music. May-June 1936 London: Leonard Hibbs, 1936 8vo., publisher's stapled wrappers, featuring a black and white photograph of Benny Carter to the upper cover; and record advertisements to the lower; pp. [cover], ii, 53-72, iii, [cover]; as issued, with the previous issue ending on p.52; printed in black and white throughout on newspaper-grade paper; containing additional black and white photographs of famous jazz and swing musicians of the day, including Joe Sanders; a little tender, especially so along the spine, which is beginning to split to the upper and lower portions; with some chips and small closed tears to the lower cover; lightly rubbed and browned, in accordance with age; a little rusted around the staples. Provenance: A previous owner, Eddie Dawes, has begun to complete the subscription form on p. iii by writing his name neatly in green ink.  This issue signed by Fats Waller to the top… Read More
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Four Fantastic Stories
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Four Fantastic Stories

by Walpole, Hugh; Whistler, Rex

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Macmillan and Co. London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1932 8vo., forest green publisher's boards, ruled and with central device in blind to upper board; spine ruled and lettered in gilt; upper edge green; complete in the rather wonderful dust jacket designed by Rex Whistler (7s. 6d. net); pp. [iv], v-xiv, 923, [i], [6, ads.]; with title vignette also by the artist; a fantastic, and bright copy, near-fine, with light compression to spine tips and very minor portion where the upper edge stain has bled onto the outer edge; the dust jacket also in near-fine condition, save for a couple of creases and two small closed tears to the spine.   First edition.  From the opening lines of the first short story, "The gray twilight gives to the long, pale stretches of sand the sense of something strangely unreal", Walpole's collection of these three enigmatic tales present the reader with mystery, intrigue, and a touch of the macabre. The four stories included are Maradick… Read More
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The Way the World is Going
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The Way the World is Going

by Wells, H.G.

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Ernest Benn Limited. First UK edition published by Ernest Benn Limited in 1928. This is a very good or better copy. The highly illustrative and striking jacket is not clipped. There is a small amount of loss at the top of the spine. There is also a tiny tear to the top left hand corner of the front panel. The top of the back panel has tear that has been repaired to the reverse. along with a small water stain mark to the reverse of the jacket at the bottom of the spine and a tiny tear to the bottom edge of the front panel. The book has a tiny amount of rubbing to the bottom of the spine and a corner tip. Otherwise the book is excellent with clean pages. Overall a very good or better copy. A striking dust wrapper design by M Alleyne showing capitalists on a viewing platform watching men fighting each other below really encapsulates the theme of the book being the author's guesses and forecasts for the future. He attempts to answer key questions of the time including whether armies were… Read More
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Russia in the Shadows
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Russia in the Shadows

by Wells, H.G.

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Hodder & Stoughton. First UK edition published by Hodder & Stoughton in 1920. This is a very good copy with the illusive dust wrapper. The wrapper has small slithers of loss to the top and bottom of the spine and to the corners. There are 2 small tears to the front panel. The spine has browned. The price on the spine is showing as 6'- net. The book in red boards has sunning to the spine ends and the corners are lightly rubbed. The first couple of pages have a patch of browning. There are no foxing marks though to the pages or text blocks and no previous owners ink. Overall a very good copy. The unusual and rarely found dust wrapper shows a map of Russia covered in darkness. H.G. Wells writes a series of essays about Russia after he visited there in 1914 and then again in 1920 and these were originally published in The Sunday Express as he was travelling through the country. He met with and had a long conversation with Lenin along with his friend Maxim Gorky. He describes both… Read More
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Verses - signed with a hand written unpublished poem
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Verses - signed with a hand written unpublished poem

by White, T.H.

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Alderney. First and only printing. This being number 4 of 100 copies only. A very good or better copy. There are some light marks to the edges of the boards. Overall an excellent copy with its original but battered acetate jacket. This is a presentation copy inscribed by T.H. White to his friend Harry Griffiths with a heart and arrow motif. White has also written a lengthy poem to one of the rear blank. It is a 16 line poem called "did he who made the lamb make thee?" A scarce title signed and to find with the unpublished poem.  . Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1962.
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The Goshawk
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The Goshawk

by White, T.H.

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Jonathan Cape. First edition published by Jonathan Cape in 1951. This is a near fine copy. The dust wrapper has small amounts of wear to the spine ends and corner tips. There is a tiny tear to the top of the back flap. There is no loss and the jacket isn't price clipped displaying the correct price of 10s 6d net. The book in red boards with a goshawk motif on the front board is square and tight. The maroon topstain is bright and there is no foxing at all. There is a small previous owners name to the front free end paper. Overall a near fine copy. TH White's memoir about his attempts to train a Goshawk. A rare book to find in near fine condition.  . Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 1951.
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Oranges are not the Only Fruit
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Oranges are not the Only Fruit

by Winterson, Jeanette

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Pandora Press. London: Pandora Press, 1985 8vo., publisher's printed card wraps, featuring a wrap-around image designed by Marion Dalley, with an illustration by Sue Sluglett; pp. [viii], ix, [iii], 3-176, [vi]; a very good copy with some light scratches, creasing, and sunning to the backstrip; price sticker printed 'G5J' partially covering the barcode to the lower panel; pages a touch toned to extremities, and a couple of very light spots to the fore-edge; a lightly read copy. First edition, issued as such in softcover format. A semi-autobiographical coming-of-age novella based on the author's life growing up in Accrington, Lancashire. The story follows Jeanette, a young girl brought up by a zealous mother who believes her life is intended for missionary work, but who falls for one of the coverts and leaves behind her family and home for the woman she loves. Winterson later stated that her mother wrote her a "furious note" upon publication. Oranges are not… Read More
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