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[Material relating to] Grapefruit. Works and Drawings by Yoko Ono. Introduction by John Lennon by ONO, Yoko, and John LENNON

Tokyo and London: Wunternaum Press and Peter Owen, 1964, 1970. An important archive relating to the British publication of Yoko Ono's Grapefruit, comprising the true first edition limited to 500 copies [Tokyo, 1964] used for setting the UK edition; the U…

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£20,000.00


Live and Let Die (a James Bond novel) by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1954. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.240. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards, embossed in gilt, with purple dust-wrapper showing the original price of 10/6 to both flaps. With 'author's skill' text…

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£16,750.00


For Your Eyes Only by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

New York, NY: The Viking Press, 1960. FIRST US EDITION. ASSOCIATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Octavo, pp.218. Publisher's yellow and green cloth in pictorial dust-wrapper illustrated by Richard Chopping, priced at $3.50. With presentation note to th…

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£16,500.00


The Spy Who Loved Me by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster, (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1962. [Spy thriller] FIRST EDITION, State A. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Crown Octavo (21 x 13cm), pp.221; [1]. Publisher's cloth-effect paper over boards with scarlet endpapers in pictorial dust-jacket illustrated by Richard Chopping, p…

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£16,500.00


[An Archive of Books and Papers from the Library of Sir Alan Lloyd Hodgkin] by VARIOUS; HODGKIN, [Sir] Alan Lloyd (1914-1998)

1907-1988. [Physiology and Biophysics] ORIGINAL FELLOWSHIP DISSERTATION, NOTEBOOK, OFF-PRINT COLLECTION, AND INSCRIBED BOOKS. A remarkable collection of books and papers associated with the Nobel Prize-winning scientist, including the original typescript…

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£12,500.00


For Your Eyes Only by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

London: Foyles' Book Club, n.d. [1961]. UK BOOK CLUB EDITION. ASSOCIATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Octavo, pp.192. Publisher's green cloth in pictorial dust-wrapper illustrated by Cuthill. With presentation note to the flyleaf 'The sixth will have …

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£12,500.00


Harry Potter Series, Complete Deluxe Set, each with added colour illustration. Being: The Philosopher's Stone; The Chamber of Secrets; The Prisoner of Azkaban; The Goblet of Fire; The Order of The Phoenix; The Half-Blood Prince; The Deathly Hallows: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and Quidditch Through the Ages; by ROWLING, J.K. (born 1965)

London: Bloomsbury, 1999-2001. [Harry Potter] ALL FIRST EDITIONS, FIRST PRINTING, IN DELUXE BINDINGS, each book with a fine colour illustration by the artists responsible for the cover artwork, namely Thomas Taylor, Cliff Wright, Giles Greenfield and Jas…

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£12,500.00


Thunderball by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster, (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape. 1961. [Spy novel] INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. First edition, first Issue, Binding A, octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.254. With characteristic ballpoint inscription to the flyleaf; To/ Peter Werner/ from/ the Author. The recipient Peter Werner …

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£12,500.00


Diamonds are Forever by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1956. [James Bond] FIRST EDITION ASSOCIATION COPY, First Impression, Binding A. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.257. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards, titled in silver, in pictorial dust-wrapper designed by Pat Marriott, hou…

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£10,000.00


Live and Let Die (a James Bond novel) by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1954. [James Bond] FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.240. Publisher's black cloth-effect paper over boards, embossed in gilt, with earliest purple dust-wrapper lacking the designer's credit and showing the original…

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£9,850.00


On Her Majesty's Secret Service by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. SIGNED BY IAN FLEMING and additionally INSCRIBED BY THE DEDICATEE 'Sable Basilisk' (Robin de la Lanne Mirrlees). Second Impression. Publisher's black cloth with silver titles to spine. Housed in a leather-spined clamshell box…

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£8,750.00


The Bombay Edition of the Works of Rudyard Kipling. [Set of writings / novels / poems including: The Jungle Book, Kim, Wee Willie Winkie, Just So Stories, Captain Courageous, Rewards and Fairies, Stalky and Co, Puck of Pook's Hill, Rewards and Fairies, etc.] by KIPLING, [Joseph] Rudyard (1865-1936)

London: Macmillan and Company, 1913-1938. LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED by the author in volume I to half title. Complete in 31 volumes; large octavo (25 x 132cm). Finely bound in deep red half morocco, raised bands and gilt rules to spines, matching cloth sid…

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£8,750.00


Elements of the Science of Money Founded on Principles of the Law of Nature by SMITH, John Prince (c.1774-1882)

London: Longman, 1813. [Economics] FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp. lii; 496. Original tan calf with raised bands to spine, gilt rules, red title label. Spotting to prelims and preface, otherwise contents clean. Binding lightly rubbed, crown of spine worn, tea…

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£8,750.00


Live and Let Die by FLEMING, Ian Lancaster (1908-1964)

London: Jonathan Cape. 1959. [Spy thriller] AN INSCRIBED ASSOCIATION COPY. Sixth printing. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.240. Publisher's black, gilt-embossed cloth-effect paper over boards, in purple dustwrapper. SIGNED by the author to the flyleaf. This copy …

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£8,500.00


The Collected Works of Mervyn Peake by PEAKE, Mervyn (1911-1968)

London: Queen Anne Press, 2011. FINELY BOUND. Ten volumes bound by Shepherds, Sangorski and Sutcliffe in black full goatskin, gilt titles to spine and various onlays. Red endpapers and gilt top edges, each volume housed in a custom, lined slipcase with l…

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£7,650.00


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