Antiquarian & Rare Books

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International Literature Poetry & History

Index: G - J

 

Biographies: A - C  D - F  G - J  K - M  N - P  Q - S  T - V  W - Z

 

 

Gallo, Max

Posters in History: Bracken Books, London, 1989. First Edition......................................................................€25

 

 

Gallico, Paul

The Small Miracle: Michael Joseph, London, 1951, First Edition....................................................................€10

The Steadfast Man: Catholic Book Club, London, 1958. First Edition............................................................€15

Matilda: Heinemann, London, 1970, First Edition, Signed...............................................................................€95

 

 

Gardner, John

The Life and Times of Chaucer: Knopf, New York, 1977. First Edition.........................................................€45

 

 

Gettings, Fred

The Secret Lore of the Cat: Carol Publishing, New York, 1989…. First Edition............................................€30

 

 

Gilbert, Gustav

The Constitutional Antiquities of Sparta and Athens: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., London 1895. Crimson leather, Gilt lettering. V. Rare...................................................................................................................................................................€135

 

 

Gilbert, W. Stephen

Dennis Potter: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1995. Firt Edition....................................................................€35

 

 

Giles, Frank

Napoleon Bonaparte England’s Prisoner: Constable, London, 2001. First Edition......................................€35

 

 

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von {1749-1832}

The Sorrows of Young Werther: Dover Publications, New York, 2002. PB..................................................€10

 

 

Glob, P.V.

The Mound People: BCA, London, 174. First thus..........................................................................................€55

 

 

Golding, William

The Spire: Faber & Faber, London, 1964. First Edition....................................................................................€80

The Pyramid: Faber& Faber, London, 1967. First Edition...............................................................................€55

Darkness Visible: Farrar, Straus Giroux, New York, 1979. First Edition.........................................................€45

The Paper Men: Faber & Faber, London, 1984. First Edition..........................................................................€55

The Double Tongue: Faber, London, 1995. First Edition.................................................................................€55

 

 

Goldman, Albert

Elvis: Allen Lane, London, 1981.FirstEdition...................................................................................................€85

The Lives of John Lennon: Bantam Press, London, 1988. First Edition.........................................................€45

 

 

Gordon, Richard

Doctor and Son: Michael Joseph, London, 1959. First Edition........................................................................€35

 

 

Gordon, Huntly

The Unreturning Army: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., London, 1967. First Edition...............................................€60

 

 

Graham, Rev.John

A History of the Siege of Londonderry and Defence of Enniskillen: William Curry, Jnr., Dublin, 1829. Second Edition. Leather................................................................................................................................................€300

 

 

Grahame, Kenneth

The Wind in the Willows: Kestrel Books, London, 1983. First Edition.........................................................€55

The Wind in the Willows: Ted Smart, London, 2000. 2 Vols. In slipcase...............................................€65(Sold)

 

 

Graham-Dixon, Andrew

Renaissance: BBC Publications, 1999. First Edition........................................................................................€35

 

 

Grass, Gunter

The Tin Drum: Secker & Warburg, London, 1961. First English Edition.......................................................€70

The Meeting at Telgte: Secker & Warburg, London, 1981. First English Edition...........................................€20

The Rat: Secker & Warburg, London, 1987. First English Edition..................................................................€25

My Century: A Helen & Kurt Wolff Book, New York, 1999. First English Edition.......................................€20

Crabwalk: Faber & Faber, London, 2002. First English Edition.....................................................................€20

 

 

Graves, Robert

The Golden Fleece: Cassell & Co., London, 1944. First Edition......................................................................€65

I Claudius: Book Club Associates, London, 1977. First Thus..................................................................€30(Sold)

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Gray, Alastair

The Book of Prefaces: Bloomsbury, London, 2000. First Edition.....................................................................€50

 

 

Gray, Thomas {1716-1771}

Poems: Eton College Press, 1894. Full Tan Calf...............................................................................................€135

 

 

Green, Michael

The Art of Coarse Rugby: illustrated by John Jensen, Stanley Paul, London,1960. First Edition, 2nd Imp....€45

 

 

Greene, Alma

Forbidden Voice: Hamlyn, London, 1971. First Edition...................................................................................€55

 

 

Greene, Graham {1904-1991}

The Quiet American: Heinemann, London, 1955. First Editions...................................................................€120

Our Man in Havana: Heinemann, London, 1958. First Edition..............................................................€65(Sold)

A Burnt Out Case: Heinemann, London, 1961. First Edition..........................................................................€55

A Sense of Reality: Bodley Head, London, 1963. First Edition........................................................................€55

The Comedians: Bodley Head, London, 1966. First Edition............................................................................€85

May We Borrow Your Husband: Bodley Head, London, 1967 First Edition.........................................€65(Sold)

Travels with my Aunt: Bodley Head, London, 1969. First Edition..................................................................€85

A Sort of Life: The Honorary Consul: Simon & Schuster, New York, 1973. First Edition {USA}.........€55(Sold)

The Honorary Consul: Bodley Head, London, 1973. First Edition..................................................................€75

The Human Factor: The Bodley Head, London, 1978. First Edition...............................................................€55

Ways of Escape: The Bodley Head, London, 1980. First Edition............................................................€55(Sold)

Monsignor Quixote: The Bodley Head, London, 1982. First Edition...............................................................€65

Getting to know the General: Bodley Head, London, 1984. First Edition.......................................................€55

The Tenth Man: Bodley Head, London, 1985. First Edition.............................................................................€55

The Captain and the Enemy: Reinhardt Books, London, 1988. First Edition.................................................€65

Reflections: Reinhardt Books, London, 1990. First Edition...............................................................................€55

 

 

Grossman, David

Writing in the Dark: Bloomsbury, London, 2008. First Edition.......................................................................€20

 

 

Guillemin, Amedee

The Heavens- An illustrated Handbook of Popular Astronomy: Richard Bentley & Son, London, 1883. Blue cloth with silver motifs.......................................................................................................................................€120

 

 

Haddon, Mark

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: David Fickling Books, Oxford, 2003. First Edition....€55

 

 

Hailey, Arthur

Airport: Michael Joseph, London, 1968. First Edition.......................................................................................€35

 

 

Hamerton, Philip Gilbert

Chapters on Animals: Seeley, Jackson and Halliday, London, 1883. leather binding with illustrations........€195

 

 

Haining, Peter

The Ghouls: Stein & Day, New York, 1971. First Edition.................................................................................€35

The Un-Dead: Constable, London, 1997. First Edition......................................................................................€45

 

 

Hardy, Thomas {1840-1928}

Collected Poems: Macmillan, London, 1952. First Edition Thus......................................................................€55

Far From The Madding Crowd: St. Martin’s Press, New York, 1967.............................................................€75

Poems of Thomas Hardy: Macmillan Press Ltd., London, 1974. First Edition Thus. Ex Lib..........................€30

The Mayor of Casterbridge: Wessex Edition with Hardy Postage Stamp, 1985..............................................€55

Thomas Hardy and Visual Structures: Sheila Berger, New York Unipress, 1990. First Edition....................€25

 

 

Harris, Robert

Fatherland: Hutchinson, London, 1992. First Edition..............................................................................€65(Sold)

Enigma: Hutchinson, London, 1995...................................................................................................................€35

Archangel: Hutchinson, London, 1998......................................................................................................€35(Sold)

Imperium: Hutchinson, London, 2006. First Edition................................................................................€55(Sold)

Ghost: Hutchinson, London, 2007. First Edition................................................................................................€55

 

 

Harris, Thomas

The Silence of the Lambs: St. Martin’s Press, New York, 1988. First Edition.......................................€120(Sold)

Hannibal: William Heinemann, London, 1999. First Edition............................................................................€65

 

 

Harrison, Ellen

Prolegomena to the Study of Greek Religion: Cambridge University Press, 1908. Leather Binding............€120

 

 

Harrison, Frederick

Oliver Cromwell: Macmillan, London, 1923.....................................................................................................€35

 

 

Harrison, Tony

Palladas: Poems: Anvil Press Poetry, 1975. First Edition..................................................................................€55

 

 

Hay, Henry

The Amateur Magician’s Handbook: Signet, 1983. P.B..................................................................................€35

 

 

Hemingway, Ernest {1898-1961}

Across the River and into the Trees: Cape, London, 1950. First Edition.......................................................€220

The Old Man and the Sea: Jonathan Cape, London, 1952, First Edition...............................................€180(Sold)

The Sun Also Rises: Scribner’s, New York, 1954. 6th Imp.......................................................................€35(Sold)

A Farewell to Arms: First Editions Library, 1957-Facsimile Edition of 1927 in box.......................................€95

For Whom The Bell Tolls: First Editions Library, 1964-Facsimile Edition of 1940 in box.....................€95(Sold)

A Moveable Feast: Jonathan Cape, London, 1964. First Edition......................................................................€220

A Farewell to Arms: Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1976. First Thus...............................................................€55

The Garden of Eden: Hamish Hamilton, London, 1987. First Edition.....................................................€30(Sold)

 

 

Heitland, W.E.

The Roman Republic in three volumes: Cambridge University Press, 1909,dark brown linen boards with gold motifs and lettering. Beautiful Set.....................................................................................................................€180

 

 

Hibbert, Christopher

Disraeli and his World: Thames & Hudson, London, 1978. First Edition.......................................................€20

Napoleon-His Wives and Women: Ted Smart,London, 2002. First Edition....................................................€45

 

 

Higgins, Jack

Storm Warning: Collins, London, 1976. First Edition......................................................................................€35

 

 

Highet, Gilbert

The Classical Tradition: Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1949. First Edition............................................................€45

 

 

Highsmith, Patricia

The Glass Cell: Heinemann, London, 1965. First Edition..................................................................................€65

Ripley under Ground: Heinemann, London, 1971. First Edition......................................................................€55

Slowly, Slowly in the Wind: Heinemann, London, 1979. First Edition.............................................................€55

 

 

Hitler, Adolf {1889-1945}

Mein Kampf {My Struggle}: Hurst & Blackett, Ltd., London, 1938........................................................€90(Sold)

 

 

Hitchens, Christopher

Arguably: Atlantic Books, London, 2011. First Edition.....................................................................................€65

 

 

Hoffman, Andrew

Inventing Mark Twain: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 1997. First Edition...............................................€35

 

 

Hoffmann

Tales from Hoffman: edited by J.M. Cohen with illustrations by Gavarni: The Bodley Head, London, 1951. First Edition Thus...............................................................................................................................................€35(Sold)

 

 

Hogg, James {1770-1835}

The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner: Oxford University Press, London, 1969. First Edition Thus.........................................................................................................................................................€55

 

 

Holden, Anthony

William Shakespeare: Little Brown & Co., London, 1999. First Edition

 

 

Homer

The Odyssey of Homer done into prose by S.H. Butcher & A. Lang. Macmillan, London, 1906. Leather Binding, raised bands, gilt lettering & motifs.....................................................................................................................€65

The Odyssey of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard, illustrated by Kiddell-Monroe. Oxford University Press, 1967 First Edition 4th Imp.............................................................................................................................................€35

The Odyssey-translated by Robert Fagles: Viking, London, 1996. First Edition, 1st Reprint........................€55

The Iliad & The Odyssey: Award Publications, London, 1992. Illus................................................................€65

 

 

Honan, Park

Shakespeare-A Life: Oxford University Press, 1998. First Edition, 2nd Imp.

 

 

Howard, Donald R.

Chaucer and the Medieval World: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London, 1987................................................€15

 

 

Howard, Dr. Martin

Napoleon’s Poisoned Chalice: History Press, Strand, 2009. First Edition.........................................................€35

 

 

Hsueh-Chin, Tsao

A Dream of Red Mansions in 3 Volumes: Foreign Languages Press, Bejing, 1995. Firs Edition, 3rd Imp......€65

 

 

Hudson, Derek

Holland House in Kensington: Peter Davies, London, 1967. First Edition

 

 

Hughes, Thomas

Tom Brown’s Schooldays: Heirloom Library, London, 1957............................................................................€55

 

 

Hunt, John

The Ascent of Everest: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1953. First Edition......................................................€95

 

 

Hurlimann, Bettina

Three Centuries of Children’s Books in Europe: Oxford University Press,1967. First Edition.....................€45

 

 

Huxley, Aldous {1894-1963}

Beyond The Mexique Bay: Chatto & Windus, London, 1934. First Edition.............................................€35(Sold)

After Many A Summer: Chatto & Windus, London, 1939. First Edition........................................................€120

Time Must Have A Stop: Chatto & Windus, London, 1945. First Edition........................................................€65

The Genius and the Goddess: Chatto & Windus, London, 1955. First Edition................................................€35

Adonis & The Alphabet: Chatto & Windus, London, 1956. First Edition........................................................€55

Collected Essays: Harper Brothers, New York, 1958. First Edition...................................................................€55

 

 

Ibsen, Henrik {1828-1906}

John Gabriel Borkman: Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1960. First Thus...................................................€30(Sold)

When We Dead Awaken: Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1960. First Thus..................................................€30(Sold)

The Master Builder: Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1961. First Thus.........................................................€30(Sold)

Little Eyolf: Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1961. First Thus........................................................................€30(Sold)

A Doll’s House: Rupert Hart-Davis, London, 1965. First Thus..................................................................€30(Sold)

Plays: Franklin Library, Limited Edition, 1977, Leather Bound........................................................................€125

 

 

Irving, Washington

Rip Van Winkle illustrated by Arthur Rackham: Chancellor Press. London, 1985. First Edition.................€25

 

 

Isherwood, Christopher

Down There On A Visit: Methuen, London, 1962. First Edition.......................................................................€55

 

 

Ishiguro, Kazuo

When We Were Orphans: Faber & Faber, London, 2000 First Edition Signed................................................€65

Never Let Me Go: Faber, London, 2005. First PB..............................................................................................€20

 

 

James, Clive

Brilliant Creatures: Jonathan Cape, London, 1983. First Edition,Signed..........................................................€95

Angels over Elsinore: Picador, London, 2008. First Edition...............................................................................€30

Charles Charming’s Challenges on the Pathway to the Throne: Cape, London,1981. First Edition.............€35

 

 

James. P.D.

A Certain Justice: Faber & Faber, London, 1997. First Edition.........................................................................€35

The Private Patient: Faber & Faber, London, 2008. First Edition......................................................................€35

Death Comes to Pemberley: Faber, 2011. First Edition......................................................................................€35

 

 

Jelloun, Tahar Ben

This Blinding Absence of Light: The New Press, New York, 2002. First Edition............................................€35

 

 

Jenkins, Alan

The Twenties: BCA, London, 1974. First Edition..............................................................................................€55

 

 

Jerome K. Jerome

Three Men in a Boat: Arrowsmith, London, 1943. First Edition. Ex. Lissadell................................................€20

Three Men in a Boat: Pavilion Books, 1989. Illustrated by Paul Cox...............................................................€55

 

 

Jhabvala. R. Prawer

A Backward Place: John Murray, London, 1965. First Edition..........................................................................€55

Heat and Dust: John Murray, London, 1975. First Edition.................................................................................€95

 

 

Johns, Capt. W.E.

Biggles Hunts Big Game: Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1948. First Edition...................................................€75

Biggles and the Missing Millionaire: Brockhampton Press, Leicester, 1961. First Edition...............................€55

 

 

Johnson, Samuel {1709-1784)

The History of Rasselas: Oxford University Press, 1971. First Edition..............................................................€85

 

 

Jones, Terry

Chaucer’s Knight: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1980. First Edition.........................................................€55

 

 

Juvenal

Thirteen Satires: Macmillan & Co., London, 1902............................................................................................€20

Satires: Everyman, J.M.Dent & Sons, New York, 1954. {Trans. Wm. Gifford}................................................€15

 

 

 

 

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