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Danesbury House
1 Danesbury House
London S.W. Partridge Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Blue decorated cloth covers. 352 pages + publisher's adverts. Undated but Sunday School Prize plate dated 1913 to front pastedown & previous owner's bookplate to front endpaper. Frontis + 4 further illustrations. Pages browning with age. An attractive copy. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Folio Christmas Book - a Collection of Seasonal Stories & Poems
2 The Folio Christmas Book - a Collection of Seasonal Stories & Poems
London The Folio Society 2000 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, crisp hardback which has one tiny blemish to rear cover. No slipcase 348 pages. A collection of Christmas stories incuding A Child's Christmas in Wales - Dylan Thomas; The Christmas Tree and the Wedding - Dostoyevsky; Christmas Eve at Bracebridge Hall - Washington Irving; Christmas at Cold Comford Farm - Stella Gibbons etc. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Other Door, A Gentleman with a Duster
3 A Gentleman with a Duster The Other Door
London Mills and Boon 1926 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
A novel which takes as its chief characters the world of distinguished people at the head of the nation - including the great lady of South Street; the eminent K.C. who earns a princely income defending murderers and the gay and roystering sporting Lord whose heart is always landing him in trouble. A very good, clean tight copy bound in brown cloth boards with black lettering. 818pp + adverts. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Stuyvesant - a Franconia Story, Abbott, Jacob
4 Abbott, Jacob Stuyvesant - a Franconia Story
London Ward & Co Second Edition Three-Quarter Leather Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Leather spine strip and corners show some rubbing as do edges of marbled boards. Tear to margin of title page. Minor foxing. Otherwise a good clean copy of this story set in the town of Franconia in the mountains of North America. 156 pages. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Theft, Friendship and Musical Theatre, Acito, Marc
5 Acito, Marc How I Paid for College: A Novel of Sex, Theft, Friendship and Musical Theatre
London Bloomsbury Publishing PLC 2005 0747576580 / 9780747576587 Soft Cover Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
As new, unread copy which shows signs of minimal shelfwear. "A comic coming-of-age novel..an exuberant caper with good period detail and ironic wit" Independend on Sunday. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein (SIGNED COPY), Ackroyd, Peter
6 Ackroyd, Peter The Casebook of Victor Frankenstein (SIGNED COPY)
London Chatto & Windus 2008 0701182954 / 9780701182953 First Edition - Second Impression Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Another brilliant example of the power of Ackroyd's imagination as he pens a dazzling novel in the voice of Frankenstein himself. Flat SIGNED by the author to the title page. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 296 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Qualities of Mercy, Adair, Cecil
7 Adair, Cecil The Qualities of Mercy
London Stanley Paul Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Red boards with black lettering. Undated but prize bookplate to front pastedown dated 1935-36. 254pp. Pages are yellowing a little with age. Slightly cocked. A good, clean, tight reading copy. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Iron Wolf and Other Stories, Adams, Richard
8 Adams, Richard The Iron Wolf and Other Stories
London Allen Lane 1980 071391341X / 9780713913415 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Campbell, Jennifer, & Gilbert, Yvvonne 
Nineteen folk tales from all over the world, each with a special magic that is the essential quality of folk-lore. A very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. 142 pages. Illustrated with oclour paintings by Yvonne Gilbert and drawings by Jennifer Campbell. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Windsor Castle, Ainsworth, W. H.
9 Ainsworth, W. H. Windsor Castle
London George Routledge Hard Cover Reading Copy No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Red embossed cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spine has faded. Spin ends worn with split to cloth at base of spine where it meets the front board. 312 pages. Pages have yellowed with age. Previous owner's name on front pastedown. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Old Saint Paul's, Ainsworth, W. Harrison
10 Ainsworth, W. Harrison Old Saint Paul's
London J. M. Dent & Sons 1947 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
No.522 in the Everyman's Library Series. Introduction by W.E.A.Axon. Good clean hardback in dustjacket which show sighns ofs light shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 476 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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The Tower of London, Ainsworth, W.H.
11 Ainsworth, W.H. The Tower of London
London J.M. Dent & Co 1950 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Historical romance regarding Queen Jane's time at The Tower of London. Part of the Everyman's Library series - No 400. Previous owner's name on front endpaper else a good clean hardback which has slightly faded spine. 455 pages + adverts. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The Tower of London, Ainsworth, W.H.
12 Ainsworth, W.H. The Tower of London
London Collins Leatherette Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Historical romance regarding Queen Jane's time at The Tower of London. Blue leatherette covers with gilt lettering to spine. Printed in Collins Clear-Type Press. 631pp. A lovely, clean bright copy. Undated. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? : A Play, Albee,Edward
13 Albee,Edward Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? : A Play
London Jonathan Cape 1964 First British Edition Hard Cover Reading Copy Good Ex Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Ex-Library copy with the usual markings. Generally clean internally and in an unclipped (18s) d/w protected in a tight plastic jacket - 242 pages. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Wait for the Dawn, Albrand, Martha
14 Albrand, Martha Wait for the Dawn
London Chatto & Windus 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The story of Christine, a woman who has grown up in a country ravaged by war and dissension and who has learnt to rely on no-one but herself, but whose love for Victor a reckless and succesful financier, awakens her to life. A very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. 256 pages. Next post UK dispatch./ 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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The Spanish Brothers, Alcock, Deborah
15 Alcock, Deborah The Spanish Brothers
London Thomas Nelson Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo 
Brown embossed boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. 412 pages + publishers adverts. Undated but Sunday School prize plate in front end paper dated 1906. Boards are lightly soiled.. Edges dusty. Spotting to end papers but text block clean apart from small stain to top edge of first page of chapter one. B&W frontis + 7 other b&w illustrations. Binding square and tight. A good copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Good Wives - a Story for Girls being a Sequel to Little Women, Alcott, Louisa M.
16 Alcott, Louisa M. Good Wives - a Story for Girls being a Sequel to Little Women
London The Thames Publishing Company Hard Cover Good Good 8vo 
The story of the "little women" of the March family as they grow up and become wives, - excepting Beth who makes her last touching farewell. A good clean copy in dustwrapper which shows signs of shelfwear - including internally reapired tears/creasing to spine ends. Foxing to page edges but text block is clean. Binding square and tight. 279 pages. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Little Women, Alcott, Louisa M.
17 Alcott, Louisa M. Little Women
London Collins Reprint Hard Cover Good Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Good, clean copy in jacket which shows signs of wear and tear. 288pp. Colour frontis. Stain to top edge (text not affected). Rear end paper creased. Some sunning to page edges. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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Little Women & Good Wives, Alcott, Louisa M.
18 Alcott, Louisa M. Little Women & Good Wives
London Seeley and Co Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo Brock, H.M. 
Both books in one volume. A good clean hardback in decorated cloth boards. Little Women - 199 pages. Good Wives 216 pages. Previous owner's details on front endpaper. Colour frontis + b/w illustrations. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Rejected Guest, Aldington, Richard
19 Aldington, Richard Rejected Guest
New York, NY, USA The Viking Press 1939 First US Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo 
Novel whose central character David Norris was one of the 'war babies' born technically fatherless after the troops went off to the front in 1914. A very good clean hardback though slightly faded spine strip. No jacket. 378 pages. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Starswarm, Aldiss, Brian
20 Aldiss, Brian Starswarm
London Gollancz 1990 057504182X / 9780575041820 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Clean, unread paperback with small crease to rear cover. 190 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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