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First Editions

Francis Dick - Bonecrack

Hardback. A very good plus copy in a similar dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected.. Just a little creased at foot of spine. Some spotting along top edge. No ownership inscription or other marking. 215 pages.
Published : Michael Joseph, London 1971, First Edition
£12.00

Francis Dick - Twice Shy

A very good copy in a very good, complete, dustwrapper. Some foxing on the inner flaps of the wrapper. Otherwise a clean copy with no ownership inscription. 249pp.
Published : Michael Joseph, London 1981, First Edition
£10.00

Francis, Dick - Twice Shy

Hardback. A fine copy in publisher's black cloth with title in silver on spine. No inscriptions. Author's tipped-in signature attached to front free endpaper. 249pages. Fine illustrated dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Michael Joseph, London 1981, First Edition
£13.00

Fraser George MacDonald - Flashman on the March

Hardback. A fine copy in a fine protected dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. Author's signature on a label fixed to the title page. 317 pages. Flashman's part in the Abyssinian war of 1868.
Published : Harper Collins, London 2005, Sixth Printing
£35.00

Fraser George MacDonald - The Candlemass Road

A near fine copy in a similar dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected.
Published : Harvill, London 1993, First Edition
£5.00

Fraser, George MacDonald - McAuslan in the Rough, and Other Stories

Hardback. A good plus copy in publisher's red cloth with title in gilt on spine. A few small ink? marks on front edge. No inscriptions. 219 pages. Very good dustwrapper, a little faded on spine, not price-clipped and protected in a removable cover.
Published : Barrie & Jenkins, London 1974, First Edition
£20.00

Fuller Roy - The Middle of a War

A good copy without dustwrapper. Spine faded but lettering clear. War poetry. Volume 8 in the New Hogarth Library.
Published : The Hogarth Press, London 1942, First Edition
£5.00

Galt John - Annals of the Parish; or the Chronicle of Dalmailing; During the Ministry of the Rev. Micah Balwhidder. Written By Himself

Hardback. A good plus copy in a black half-leather binding with marbled boards. Moderate rubbing to the leather. Some foxing to early and late pages. Half-title present. 400 pages. Galt's masterpiece.
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1821, First Edition
£55.00

Galt John - Annals of the Parish; or the Chronicle of Dalmailing; During the Ministry Of the Rev. Micah Balwhidder. Written By Himself

Hardback. 12mo. A good plus copy in a full leather binding. Rebacked with old spine laid down. New end-papers. Marbled edges. Lacks half-title. Small, old ownership inscription on title page. 400 pages. Galt's masterpiece.
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1821, First Edition
£45.00

Galt John - Bogle Corbet; or, the Emigrants

Hardbacks. A very good three volume set in a dark blue half-leather binding. Lettered in gilt on red title-pieces. Attractively gilt decorated spines. Some wear to board tips and spine edges and a little wear to the spine of volume three. Marbled end-papers and edges. No ownership inscription. Some foxing to early and late pages. Vol. I,pp.iv,312. Vol. II,pp.[ii],311. Vol. III,pp.[ii],322. This is the only one of Galt's novels to be set in Canada. Galt spent several years in Canada in the 1820's as Secretary of the Canada Company which had been established to aid in the colonization of the Huron Tract in Upper Canada. He founded the city of Guelph, co-founded the town of Goderich and had the community of Galt in Ontario named after him. Volume III contains a factual Appendix describing the different townships in eight of the eleven districts of the province of Upper Canada. An uncommon Galt title. Photograph available on request.
Published : Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, London 1831, First Edition
£325.00

Galt John - The Ayrshire Legatees; Or, The Pringle Family

Hardback. A good copy. Rebacked with modern cloth spine and paper title label. New end-papers. Half-title present. 303 pages. Outer edge of some pages is a bit marked.
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1821, First Edition
£20.00

Galt John - The Entail: Or the Lairds of Grippy [3 vols. complete]

Hardbacks. A good plus three volume set in uniform half-leather bindings with marbled boards. Moderate rubbing to the boards. Half-titles present in each volume. No ownership inscription. Some foxing especially to early and late pages. Pp.321;333;304.
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1823, First Edition
£90.00

Galt John - The Spaewife; A Tale of the Scottish Chronicles [Complete 3 Volume set]

Hardbacks. Three volume set in a uniform half leather binding with marbled boards. Lettered in gilt on spines. Moderate rubbing to boards. Bookplate. Pp.312;318;315. Half-titles present in each volume. Photograph available on request.
Published : Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh 1823, First Edition
£120.00

Galt John - The Steam-Boat

Hardback. A very good copy in a modern half-leather binding with marbled boards. Five raised bands on spine. Lettered in gilt on a maroon title-piece. New end-papers. Half-title present. 359 pages + one page adverts. "Originally printed in Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine, and now reprinted with corrections and additions."
Published : William Blackwood, Edinburgh 1822, First Edition
£60.00

Galt John (edited By Ian A. Gordon) - The Last of the Lairds or the Life and Opinions of Malachi Mailings Esq. Of Auldbiggings

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xx,170. Corners clipped from last two pages without affecting bthe text. This is the first edition of Galt's original, unexpurgated manuscript.
Published : Scottish Academic Press, Edinburgh 1976, First Edition Thus
£8.00

Galt, John - The Bachelor's Wife ; A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with Cursory Observations

Hardback. A good copy in a rather worn half-leather binding with marbled boards. Five raised bands on spine. Most of title piece on spine lacking. Some end-paper foxing. Lacks half-title. No ownership inscription. Pp.vii,444. Described by the author as "a compilation ----of the literature of different epochs.". Chapters on Witchcraft, Steam-Engines, Character of Luther, Moscow, Miss Baillie's Songs and many others show the wide range of this book.
Published : Olver & Boyd / G & W.B. Whittaker, Edinburgh / London 1824, First Edition
£45.00

Gardner Erle Stanley - The Case of the Deadly Toy

A very good copy in a good, price-clipped dustwrapper. 236pp. A Perry Mason story.
Published : Heinemann, London 1964, First Edition
£9.00

Garioch Robert - Chuckies on the Cairn

A very good copy of this pamphlet in yellow paper covers lettered in black. A couple of very small tears in the covers. Pp.[3],16. Printed by hand-press. Garioch's second publication and the first to be solely by him. Garioch was a major figure in the Scottish 20th century literary renaissance and was the supreme poet of the Edinburgh scene in the second half of the 20th century. Scarce.
Published : Chalmers Press 1949, First Edition
£80.00

Garioch Robert - Complete Poetical Works

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected. 327pp. 8 illustrations. Poetry in Scots by the 20th century successor to Robert Fergusson.
Published : Macdonald Publishers, Edinburgh 1983, First Edition
£10.00

Garioch Robert - The Masque of Edinburgh

Softback. A very good copy. Signed by author on title page; "To Kentra Robert Garioch (Grommet)." 37 pages. A play in Scots.
Published : M. MacDonald, Edinburgh 1954, First Edition
£12.00

Garnett David - A Rabit in the Air Notes from a Diary Kept While Learning to Handle An Aeroplane

Hardback. A very good copy in yellow cloth with bevelled edges. Some soiling to the boards. Top edge gilt. No. 36 of 110 "copies of this special edition" signed by the author. Ownership inscription on front fixed end-paper. Pp.ix,117. Two illustrations. "These notes on learning to fly are the record of my personal experience."
Published : Chatto & Windus, London 1932, Special Edition
£230.00

Gash Jonathan - Paid And Loving Eyes

A fine copy in a fine, protected, dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. A Lovejoy novel.
Published : Century, London 1993, First Edition
£5.00

Gill Eric - Five Hundred Years of Printing an Essay

Card covers. A very good copy in green covers lettered in black. [12pp.] This essay is one of a limited edition of 200 copies and is reprinted from Gill's "Last Essays".
Published : Northern Group of the Printing Historical Society 1982, First Edition Thus
£8.00

Gordimer Nadine - A Soldier's Embrace

A very good copy in a good, complete and untorn dustwrapper which is a little marked. 144pp. This is a collection of short stories.
Published : Jonathan Cape, London 1980, First Edition
£5.00

Graham R.B. Cunninghame - Faith

Hardback. A near very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. Some foxing mainly to early and late pages. Pp.xv,246. Short stories and sketches.
Published : Duckworth & Co, London 1909, First Edition
£15.00

Graham R.B. Cunninghame - His People

Hardback. A good plus very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. Edge and some internal foxing especially to early and late pages. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Pp.xiii,287. Short stories and sketches.
Published : Duckworth & Co, London 1906, First Edition
£15.00

Graham R.B. Cunninghame - Hope

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. Initials on front free end-paper of Professor Charles Sarolea, the Belgian author, academic and Professor at Edinburgh University. Pp.xii,238 + 6pp publisher's adverts. Short stories.
Published : Duckworth & Co, London 1910, First Edition
£20.00

Graham R.B. Cunninghame - Mirages

Hardback. A good plus copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. In a good dustwrapper which is a little chipped at foot of spine and with internal sellotape repairs. Edge foxing. No ownership inscription. Pp.xiv,182. Short stories.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1936, First Edition
£14.00

Graham R.B. Cunninghame - Redeemed

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt in a slightly soiled but otherwise very good dustwrapper. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Some foxing to edges and first few pages. 188 pages. A collection of short stories and sketches.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1927, First Edition
£18.00

Grahame Kenneth - Dream Days

A good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. Some wear/scuffing to boards. Small tears to f.e.p. and half-title have been repaired with clear tape. Previous owner's inscription on half-title. 275pp +14pp catalogue dated 1898. Photograph available on request.
Published : John Lane The Bodley Head, London 1899, First Edition
£10.00

Grahame Kenneth - Fun O' the Fair

Illustrated by Roberta F. C. Waudby.
Softback. A very good copy in very good yellow wraps which are protected in a clear removable sleeve. Trace of a sellotape mark on front end-paper. No ownership inscription. 30 pages. Black and white illustrations.
Published : J. M. Dent & Sons, London 1929, First Edition
£14.00

Graves Robert - I, Claudius

Hardback. A good copy in a poor dustwrapper. Some spine lean. The wrapper is price-clipped, has chips to head and tail of spine, internal sellotape repairs and an external repair at head of spine. Previous owner's ex libris plate on front free end-paper. Some edge and end-paper foxing. 494 pages with folding family tree at end. Photographs available on request.
Published : Arthur Barker, London 1934, First Edition
£390.00

Graves Robert - The Real David Copperfield

Hardback. A good copy in light blue cloth lettered in black. In a fair dustwrapper which has a number of edge tears and chips with a larger chip (approx. 1.5 inches by 0.5 inches) at foot of front panel. Boards a little rubbed at foot with some fading to spine ends. Edge foxing and quite heavy end-paper foxing. Ownership inscription on front free end-paper. 424 pages. This is a re-telling of Dickens' "David Copperfield."
Published : Arthur Barker Ltd.,, London 1933, First Edition
£20.00

Gray Alasdair - A Life in Pictures

Hardback. 4to. A fine copy in blue cloth lettered and decorated in silver. In a fine dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Pp.[viii],304. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. "This autopictography shows [Gray's] portrait, mural and graphic work and tells how these were made and how friends helped to make them."
Published : Canongate, Edinburgh 2010, First Edition
£50.00

Gray Alasdair - Lanark : A Life in Four Books

Hardback. A near fine copy in black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Only light top edge foxing prevents the book from being fine. In a very good plus dustwrapper which has one small closed tear at the top edge. The wrapper, which is not price-clipped, is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. SIGNED by the author on the front free end-paper. Photographs available on request.
Published : Canongate Publishing, Edinburgh 1981, First Edition
£300.00

Gray Alasdair - The Fall of Kelvin Walker

A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 144pp. The author's third novel.
Published : Canongate, Edinburgh 1985, First Edition
£11.00

Gray John (Edited By Ian Fletcher) - The Poems of John Gray

Hardback. A very good copy in grey cloth lettered in silver on the spine. In a very good dustwrapper which is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. Some edge foxing. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.xii,359. Includes an Introduction to Gray and his work by the editor and detailed notes to the poems. (Loosely inserted are the TLS review of the book and various obituaries of the editor.)
Published : ELT Press 1988, First Edition
£35.00

Gray, Alasdair - The Book of Prefaces

Hardback. A fine copy in blue boards lettered and decorated in gilt. In a fine dustwrapper. SIGNED by the author. 640 pages. Each preface is accompanird by a commentary by Gray.
Published : Bloomsbury Publishing, London 2000, First Edition
£50.00

Greene Graham - A Burnt-Out Case

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which is clean and untorn. A nice copy internally without foxing or ownership inscription. 256 pages.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1961, First Edition
£20.00

Greene Graham - Getting to Know the General the Story of an Involvement

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. No ownership inscription. 224pp. The story of Greene's friendship with General Omar Torrijos Herrera of Panama.
Published : The Bodley Head, London 1984, First Edition
£10.00

Griffith LL. Wynn - Branwen

Hardback. A good copy in publisher's light blue cloth with title in darker blue on spine which is slightly faded. Author's name in ink on front fixed end-paper which is also stamped with the name of David Lloyd George. 14 pages. Internally a nice tight clean copy.
Published : J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd, London 1934, First Edition
£15.00

Gunn Neil - Highland Pack

Illustrated by Keith Henderson.
Hardback.A very good copy in publisher's bright red cloth with title in gilt on spine. Gift inscription on front endpaper. Black and white illustrations. 274 pages. The good dustwrapper which is illustrated on the front panel, has some edge chips and tears. The wrapper is price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. Notes on country life in the Highlands of Scotland
Published : Faber & Faber Ltd., London 1949, First Edition
£9.00

Gunn Neil M. - Blood Hunt

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which has a little wear and tear to spine ends. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 250 pages.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1952, First Edition
£25.00

Gunn Neil M. - Highland River

Hardback. A near very good copy. A little wear to spine ends. No ownership inscription. 348 pages. One of Gunn's best loved novels.
Published : The Porpoise Press, Edinburgh 1937, First Edition
£18.00

Gunn Neil M. - Morning Tide

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. A nice clean copy without foxing, ownership inscription or other internal marking. In a price-clipped dustwrapper which is quite badly foxed especially on the back panel and which has minor chips and tears. 287 pages.
Published : The Porpoise Press, Edinburgh 1931, First Edition
£15.00

Gunn Neil M. - The Atom of Delight

Hardback. A fine copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear, removabnle sleeve. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 304 pages. A volume of autobiography by one of the finest Scottish writers of fiction of the 20th century.
Published : Faber and Faber, London 1956, First Edition
£30.00

Gunn Neil M. - The Shadow

Hardback. A good plus copy in publisher's red cloth with title in gilt on spine. Front board and spine lightly faded at top. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. 240 pages. Good dustwrapper chipped at spine ends and a little marked. The wrapper is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Fabber & Faber, London 1948, First Edition
£9.00