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First Editions

Tomlinson H. M. - Cote D'or

Hardback. Faded green boards. A little pitted at top of rear board. Remains of glassine wrapper. Top edge gilt. A very good, clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. No.218 of 300 copies on hand-made paper signed by the author. 23 pages. This is no.2 in the "Criterion Miscellany" series.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1929, First Edition
£15.00

Tomlinson H. M. - Cote D'or

Hardback. Green cloth lettered in gilt. Would be very good but the cloth is faded despite being protected by both a glassine and a plain white paper wrapper. No. 213 of 300 copies on hand-made paper signed by the author. No. 2 in the Criterion Miscellany series. A nice clean copy interanlly with no ownership inscription. 23 pages.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1929, First Edition
£25.00

Tomlinson H.M. - Illusion: 1915

A very good copy in yellow wraps lettered in black. Foxing to page ends. 34pp.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1929, First Edition in Book Form
£5.00

Tomlinson H.M. - Illusion:1915

Hardback. A very good copy in the original boards. In a good dustwrapper which has small edge chips and tears. Top edge gilt. No. 48 of 525 copies signed by the author. 34 pages. No ownership inscription or other internal marking.
Published : William Heinemann, London 1929, First Edition in Book Form
£15.00

Tomlinson H.M. - Thomas Hardy

Hardback. A very good copy in russet cloth lettered in gilt. In a very good, original, glassine wrapper which is itself protected by a clear removable sleeve. A nice clean copy without ownership inscription or other marking. This is no. 553 of 761 copies and is signed by the author. The frontispiece is by Zhenya Gay and is signed "Zhenya" by her in pencil. Pp.xxx,(2). Photograph available on request.
Published : Crosby Gaige, New York 1929, First Edition
£45.00

Tranter Nigel - Delayed Action

Hardback. A near very good copy in publisher's orange cloth with title in black on spine which is slightly cocked. No inscriptions. Some light foxing to page ends. 223 pages. A nice tight copy.
Published : Ward Lock & Co.Ltd., London 1948, Reprint
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - Fast and Loose

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth lettered in black. Some fairly light foxing to endpapers and edges. No inscriptions. 250 pages. A good dustwrapper showing some signs of edge wear and tear with sellotape put along inside edges by a previous owner. Not price-clipped. A fictional tale of the boldest and baddest of Highland chiefs, An Colin Mor, Chieftain of the Clan MacColl.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1951, First Edition
£25.00

Tranter Nigel - Fast and Loose

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's red cloth. Gift inscription on f.e.p.. 250 pages. Good plus, price-clipped, dustwrapper which shows some edge wear.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1951, First Edition
£28.00

Tranter Nigel - Fire and High Water

Hardback. A very good copy in a complete (except price-clipped) protected dustwrapper which is slightly rubbed at top and bottom of spine and which has a minor closed edge tear. "This is the fourth exciting novel in which Nigel Tranter has featured Don and Ian and boys will find this to be the pair's most thrilling and large-scale adventure yet". 192 pps.
Published : Collins, London 1967, First Edition
£18.00

Tranter Nigel - Fire and High Water

Hardback. A very good copy in yellow cloth lettered in red in a very good dustwrapper which shows a little wear at spine ends. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 192 pages. Map. Four illustrations. A novel set on Skye involving conflict between the local crofter-fishermen and deep sea trawlers.
Published : Collins, London 1967, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - Gold for Prince Charlie

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. In a good dustwrapper which has fairly minor edge chipping and some soiling to the rear panel. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removabe sleeve. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 253 pages.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1962, First Edition
£18.00

Tranter Nigel - Mail Royal

A near fine copy in a similar but price-clipped dustwrapper. Signed by Nigel Tranter on the title page. 320 pages.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1989, First Edition
£40.00

Tranter Nigel - Mail Royal

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Corner clipped from front end-paper. 320 pages.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1989, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - Man's Estate

Hardback. A good plus copy in green cloth lettered in black. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 221 pages.
Published : Ward Lock & Co, London, First Edition
£15.00

Tranter Nigel - Man's Estate

A very good copy in a good, price-clipped dustwrapper which has two small external sellotape repairs. Inscribed by the author on the title page in September 1946. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 221pp + adverts.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1946, First Edition
£100.00

Tranter Nigel - Nigel Tranter's Scotland a Very Personal Review

Hadback. A near very good copy. Gift inscription on front end-paper. Many black and white illustrations and photographs.. 190 pages. Dustwrapper is protected in a removeable cover and is faded on spine and price-clipped.
Published : Richard Drew Publishing Ltd., Glasgow 1981, First Edition
£6.00

Tranter Nigel - Poetic Justice

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. No ownership inscription. 406 pages.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1996, First Edition
£15.00

Tranter Nigel - Scottish Castles - Tales and Traditions

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. 128 pages. Nigel Tranter has made a personal selection of 35 castles, "selected brush strokes from a huge canvas," and dipped into the vast wealth and tradition enshrined in their history.
Published : Macdonald, Edinburgh 1982, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - The Clansman

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing. 190 pages. A story of Rob Roy Macgregor and the 1715 Jacobite Rising.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1959, First Edition
£12.00

Tranter Nigel - The Enduring Flame

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. 255 pages. The good dustwrapper has minor chipping and edgewear, is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. A nice clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1957, First Edition
£30.00

Tranter Nigel - The Flockmasters

Hardback. A very good copy in a good, complete and untorn dustwrapper which shows some wear at the edges. Small ownership inscription on front end-paper. Not foxed. 221 pages. A novel of the Highland Clearances.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1960, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - The Stone

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. Ownership inscription on front end-paper. Some edge foxing. 221 pages. A story about the discovery of the "real" Stone of Destiny and the fight to keep it in Scotland.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1958, First Edition
£10.00

Tranter Nigel - The Stone

Hardback. A near very good copy which is bumped at top of spine and bottom tip of front board. No inscriptions. 221 pages. Good dustwrapper with minor rubbing top and bottom of spine, 2 small brown marks on rear cover and water damage on inside of dustwrapper but not showing on outside. Protected in a removeable cover. Price-clipped.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1958, First Edition
£18.00

Tranter Nigel - Tinker's Pride

Hardback. A very good copy in a near very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. No ownership inscription. A little edge foxing. 224 pages.
Published : Ward Lock & Co, London 1945, First Edition
£20.00

Tranter Nigel - Warden of the Queen's March

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped. 352 pages. A story of one man's dedicated service and loyalty to Mary Queen of Scots in one of the most testing periods of Scottish history.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1989, First Edition
£12.00

Tranter Nigel G. - Watershed

Hardback. A good plus copy in publisher's green cloth with title in black on spine, which is slightly faded at the top and bottom. No inscriptions. 253 pages. Good dustwrapper with minor chipping and edge wear which is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1943, Reprint
£25.00

Tranter Nigel G. - Watershed

A very good copy without dustwrapper. Inscribed presentation copy from the author, signed by him at Aberlady, Christmas 1941. The boards are unmarked and the book is not foxed. 253pp + adverts. Map.
Published : Ward Lock, London 1941, First Edition
£100.00

Tranter, Nigel - The Captive Crown

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's green cloth with title in gilt on spine which shows some fading.. No inscriptions. 340 pages. The near very good dustwrapper shows some fading to the spine and very minor edgewear. It is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. A nice clean copy internally.
Published : Hodder & Stoughton, London 1977, First Edition
£8.00

Trollope Anthony - Framley Parsonage

Hardback. The complete work extracted from issues of the Cornhill Magazine between January 1860 and April 1861 and bound in one volume. Dark blue cloth with title in gilt on a red title-piece. Staining to upper board. Bookplate and small ex libris label of previous owners. Six plates by Millais (some showing moderate foxing).
Published : The Cornhill Magazine 1860, First Edition
£210.00

Trypanis C.A. - Pompeian Dog

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 54pp. The author's third collection of poems.
Published : Faber & Faber, London 1964, First Edition
£5.00

Ustinov Peter - The Banbury Nose: A Play in Four Acts

Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in silver in a good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which has a smallish chip. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 103 pages. A comedy of English manners.
Published : Jonathan Cape, London 1945, First Edition
£12.00

Van Gulik Robert - The Willow Pattern - A Chinese Detective Story

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and which is now protected in a clear removable sleeve. The spine of the wrapper is a little darkened and there is a little wear to the spine ends. Top edge a little marked. A clean copy intertnally with no ownership inscription or other marking. 184 pages. 15 illustrations by the author. A Judge Dee detective story. Photograph available on request.
Published : Heinemann, London 1965, First Edition
£75.00

Voltaire - La Henriade

A Londres, 1728. Hardback. 4to. First edition with this title and first illustrated edition. A good copy in a full leather contemporary binding. Spine lettered and decorated in gilt and with five raised bands. Boards show some wear and front board starting to come loose. Page edges stained red. Ownership inscription on front fixed end-paper. Pp.[xii],202. Frontispiece, title-page vignette, ten full-page illustrations + head and tail pieces. An epic poem in honour of the life of Henry IV of France, its twin themes being the evils of religious fanaticism and civil discord. Photographs available on request.
Published : ,
£530.00

Wall Mervyn - Leaves for the Burning

Hardback. A fine copy in publisher's red cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. 217 pages. A near very good duswtwrapper which shows minor edgewear, is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover.This is a lovely tight clean copy.
Published : Methuen, London 1952, First Edition
£30.00

Wallace Edgar - The Black Avons Europe in the Melting Pot

Boards rather dusty otherwise a very good copy with pictorial onlay on upper board. No ownership inscription and not foxed. 75 pages. A short story.
Published : George Gill & Sons, London 1925, First Edition
£15.00

Watson William - Ode on the Day of the Coronation of King Edward VII

Hardback. A very good copy in a vellum binding lettered in gilt. Edition limited to 175 copies. Bookplate of Kenneth Newton Colville, an author who has written and signed a couple of adulatory lines in pencil on the book about being at the coronation. 36 pages. Watson was twice in the running to be poet laureate but was overlooked both times.
Published : John Lane , The Bodley Head, London 1902, First Edition
£25.00

Waugh Evelyn - Officers and Gentlemen

Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt. In a good dustwrapper which shows some edge wear and tear and with some soiling to the rear panel. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. 335 pages.
Published : Chapman and Hall, London 1955, First Edition
£15.00

Waugh Evelyn - The Holy Places

Illustrated by Reynolds Stone.
Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt and with the publisher's initials in gilt on the upper and lower boards. In a very good dustwrapper which has some spotting towards the lower fore-edge of the front panel. The wrapper is now protected in a clear, removable sleeve. A clean copy internally with no ownership inscription or other marking. No. 268 of 950 copies printed on Spicers' mould-made Cream Wove paper. Frontispiece in red. Wood-engravings by Reynolds Stone. Photograph available on request.
Published : The Queen Anne Press, London 1952, First Edition
£120.00

Waugh Evelyn - When the Going Was Good

Hardback. A very good copy in the original cloth. No ownership inscription. A little light edge foxing. 318 pages. Colour frontispiece. Folding map. "The following pages comprise all that I wish to preserve of the four travel books I wrote between the years 1929 and 1935."
Published : Duckworth, London 1946, First Edition
£9.00

Webb Elizabeth - The Quondong Tree

Hardback. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper which is complete and untorn. Bookplate of Compton Mackenzie. 256 pages. A novel of the Australian outback.
Published : Chatto & Windus, London 1963, First Edition
£15.00

Wells H. G. - A Year of Prophesying

Hardback. A good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Patches of damp-fading to boards, but not spine, and the book is not affected internally. No ownership inscription or other internal marking. 272 pages. Comprises 55 articles being one year of the author's journalitic writing.
Published : T. Fisher Unwin, London 1924, First Edition
£12.00

Wells H. G. - Apropos of Dolores

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. In a near very good, price-clipped, dustwrapper which has two or three small closed edge tears and which is now protected in a clear, removable, sleeve. Ownership inscription on front fixed end-paper otherwise a nice copy internally. 352 pages.
Published : Jonathan Cape, London 1938, First Edition
£30.00