Gift Ideas

  1. THOMSON, James, and Allan CUNNINGHAM (editor).

    The Seasons, and The Castle of Indolence...

    London, Wright & Co. for Tilt & Bogue, 1841.

    First edition with Cunningham’s biography...

    £475

  2. MAGNER, D.

    The new System of Educating Horses, including...

    Philadelphia, Burk & M’Fetridge, 1881.

    Twelfth edition of a well illustrated...

    £65

  3. HERSHBERGER, H.R.

    The Horseman: A Work on Horsemanship, containing...

    New York, R. Craighead for Henry G. Langley,...

    First edition of a rare military manual...

    £450

  4. GUILLET de Saint-Georges, Georges.

    The Gentleman’s Dictionary, in three...

    London, H. Bonwicke, T. Goodwin, M. Wotton,...

    First edition in English of Les arts...

    £800

  5. COX, John Roalfe.

    Horses in Accident and Disease: Notes and...

    Edinburgh, George Waterston & Sons for...

    First edition of an elegantly illustrated...

    £70

  6. COPPERTHWAITE, R.H.

    The Turf and the Racehorse, describing...

    London, Day & Son, 1865.

    First edition of a scarce account of...

    £160

  7. CHOPPIN, Henri.

    La cavalerie française … illustrée...

    Paris, Garnier brothers, 1893.

    First edition of a well illustrated...

    £175

  8. BIRKETT, Dorothy Nina Forbes (editor).

    Hunting Lays and Hunting Ways: An Anthology...

    London, John Lane at the Bodley Head, 1924.

    First edition of Lady Birkett’s collection...

    £75

  9. BERKELEY, Grantley F., and John LEECH and G.H. JALLAND (illustrators).

    Reminiscences of a Huntsman … a new Edition...

    London and New York, R. & R. Clark for...

    Second edition, with John Leech’s...

    £120

  10. BERENGER, Charles Random de.

    Helps and Hints how to protect Life and...

    London, J. & C. Adlard for T. Hurst ‘for...

    First edition, with advice on riding...

    £180

  11. [SURTEES, Robert Smith,] and John LEECH (illustrator).

    Handley Cross series.

    London, Bradbury, Agnew, & Co., 1899-1900.

    Limited ‘Master of Foxhounds’ edition,...

    £1200

  12. FUHRMANN, Ernst.

    China. Erster Teil: Das Land der Mitte.

    Hagen, Folkwang-Verlag, 1921.

    First edition of two of the most celebrated...

    £175

  13. ARIOSTO, Ludovico.

    Le Rime … non piu viste, & nuovamente...

    Venice, [Coppa,] 1546.

    First edition of Ludovico Ariosto’s...

    £1000

  14. [ALMANAC.]

    Le Parnasse des dames.

    Paris, Janet, [1814].

    An attractive copy of Janet’s Parnasse...

    £325

  15. HEBER, Reginald, and Nicolas BARKER (editor).

    A Letter from India.

    The Roxburghe Club, 2020.

    'I do not expect that with fair prospects...

    £100

  16. [SOUTH OF FRANCE.]

    ‘Routes de Privas à Nîmes 1892’.

    June-July 1892.

    A nice sketchbook, by an anonymous artist,...

    £700

  17. PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista.

    Veduta delle due Chiese, l’una detta...

    [Rome, c. 1762].

    A marvellous view of Rome by Piranesi,...

    £2200

  18. GANF, Iulii Abramovich, and P. PISKUNOV, editor.

    Да здравствует конституция...

    Moscow, Gosudarstvennoe izdatel’stvo...

    Typically Soviet poster illustrated...

    £700

  19. [PARIS UPRISING.]

    Votez toujours. Je ferai le reste [Always...

    Paris, Comite d'initiative pour un movement...

    First edition. A striking image...

    £550

  20. PARLIAMENTARY RECRUITING COMMITTEE.

    Which? Have you a reason or only an excuse...

    London, The Abbey Press, 1915.

    A forthright call to the men of London,...

    £250