Gift Ideas

  1. [TREASON.]

    A Collection of the several Statutes and...

    London, Charles Bill and the executrix...

    First edition, published shortly after...

    £650

  2. [THE BOOK COLLECTOR.]

    A special Number to commemorate the 150th...

    The Book Collector, 1997.

    A collection of essays together recounting...

    £25

  3. FREEMAN, Arthur.

    Catullus Carmen 17.6 and Other Mysteries....

    London, The Author, 2020.

    This partly historical, partly philological...

    £15

  4. MILBANK, Augustus Sussex.

    A Treatise upon the political & social...

    [Richmond, M. Bell for] London, Messrs...

    First and only edition of a rare Yorkshire-printed...

    £125

  5. [CROSBY, Theo (editor), and Edward WRIGHT (designer).]

    This is tomorrow.

    London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, 9 August...

    First edition, one of 1300 copies, of...

    £400

  6. [SCOTLAND.]

    Seventeen pamphlets relating mostly to...

    Aberdeen and Edinburgh, 1772-1788.

    An interesting sammelband relating largely...

    £750

  7. HORACE.

    Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera cum novo commentario...

    Paris, Didot, 1855.

    The deluxe issue of Didot’s Horace,...

    £900

  8. [EMBOSSED BINDING.] DE LA RUE, Thomas (binder). SHERIDAN, Louisa Henrietta.

    The Comic Offering; or Ladies’ Melange...

    London, Smith, Elder, and Co., 1832.

    An appropriately light-hearted embossed...

    £300

  9. MORRIS, William, E.

    Belfort BAX, and Victor DAVE. The Socialist...

    London, socialist League Office, 1886.

    First and only edition of Morris’s,...

    £650

  10. [FAUVEAU, Felicie de.]

    Il monumento dell’ illustre ed egregia...

    [S.l., s.n., c. 1859.]

    Very rare commemoration, published anonymously,...

    £350

  11. WOOLRYCH, Humphry W.

    Memoirs of the Life of Judge Jeffreys,...

    London, A.J. Valpy for Henry Colburn, 1827.

    First edition of a favourable biography...

    £145

  12. HAWTREY, George Procter.

    Caramella. A story of the lotus eaters...

    Bristol, J. W. Arrowsmith, London, Simpkin,...

    First edition of this utopian novel...

    £240

  13. [DEVOTION.]

    Sagre offerte alla passione di nostro Signore...

    Rome, [Zempel], 1773.

    Rare first edition of a devotional work...

    £700

  14. WILSON, Thomas.

    The Pitman’s pay, and other poems.

    Gateshead, William Douglas, 1843.

    First collected edition of the works of...

    £75

  15. MACAULAY, Thomas Babington, and Israel ABRAHAMS and S. LEVY (editors).

    Essay and Speech on Jewish Disabilities...

    Edinburgh, Ballantyne, Hanson, & Co. for...

    Second edition of Macaulay’s speech and...

    £60

  16. [ANON.]

    The History and Adventures of Ben the Soldier,...

    London, J. Evans & Son, F. Collins, and...

    Scarce moral tale of a soldier returned...

    £100

  17. 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

  18. MAGNER, D.

    The new System of Educating Horses, including...

    Philadelphia, Burk & M’Fetridge, 1881.

    Twelfth edition of a well illustrated...

    £65

  19. 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

  20. 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