Any Amount of Books   



WANTS LIST


We wish to buy first editions
in d/w (where applicable.)

Henry Crowder - Henry Music - Poems by Richard Aldington, Harold Acton, Nancy Cunard, Walkter Lowenfels & Samuel Beckett



Robert Byron - The Road to Oxiana



Graham Greene - Stamboul Train



Wyndham Lewis's Vorticist magazine BLAST



Alfred Dinsdale's Television, or Seeing by Wireless (1926)



Dick Francis - Dead Cert



Marie Corelli - Wormwood: A Drama of Paris (1890)



Robert E. Howard - A Gent From Bear Creek (Jenkins 1937)



Geoffrey Household - Rouge Male
ALTICK, Richard. Shows Of London.  (1978)
AMBLER, Eric. Mask Of Dimitrios. (1937)
ANON.  SINS OF THE CITIES OF THE PLAINS. (1881)
ANON. (Edward James.) Carmina Amico. (Verona 1932)
ASHDOWN, C. Adventures Of Romney Pringle. (1902)
BARNES, Djuna. Book Of Repulsive Women. (1915)
BAX, Clifford. Ideas And People. (1936)
BECKETT, Samuel. More Pricks Than Kicks. 1934
BECKETT, Samuel. Murphy.  (1938)
BELL, Currer. (Emily Bronte.) Wuthering Heights (3 Vols 1847)
BENSON, E. F.  The Countess Of Lowndes Square. (1920)
BIRKIN, Charles. Devil's Spawn. (1936)
BLAYRE, C. Cheetah Girl, Some Women Of The University And Others.
BOSSCHERE.  12 Occupations. (1916)
BRAMAH, E. A Little Flutter. (1930)
BRANDT, Bill. A Night In London. (1938)
BROCH, Hermann. The Sleepwalkers (1932)
BROOKE, G. M. Dayang Of Sarawak. (1929)
BROOKE, Jocelyn. Six Poems.
BROWN, Oliver Madox. Gabriel Denver. (1873)
BURKE, Leda. Dope Darling. (1919)
BYRON, Robert. Road To Oxiana.
CAIN, Paul. Fast One. (US 1933)
CARPENTER, Edward. Narcissus And Other Poems.
CARROLL, Lewis. Curiosa Mathematica. (1888)
CHAUCER, Daniel. Simple Life Ltd., (1911)
CHRISTIE, Agatha. Murder On The Links. (1923 NO D/W)
CHUBB, Ralph. The Golden City. (1961)
CHURCHILL, W. Broderick's Army / Free Trade.
CLARKE, A. W. Jasper Tristram. (1899)
CORNFORD, Frances. (F. C. D.) Holtbury Idyll. (No date circa 1908)
CORVO, Baron. Stories Toto Told Me. (1898)
COX, A. B. Professor On Paws. (1926)
CRANE, Hart. White Buildings. (NY 1926)
CREVEL, Rene. Mr Knife, Miss Fork (Paris 1931)
CROSBY, Harry. Chariots Of The Sun. (PARIS 1931)
CROWDER. Henry Music, Hours Press, Paris (1930)
CROWLEY, Aleister. Soul Of Osiris.  (1901)
CROWLEY, Aleister. Winged Beetle (And All  Other Firsts)
CUNARD, Nancy. Negro Anthology. (1934)
DALE, Alan. A Marriage Below Zero. (NY 1889)
DARIEN, G. Gottlieb Krumm, made in England. (1904)
DAVIES, Robertson. Shakespeare's Boy Actors. (1939)
DE JANZE,  Vertical Land. (1928)
DICK, Philip K. World Of Chance/ Handful Of Darkness (Uk 1sts)
DICKENS, Charles. 1st editions In nice condition esp Oliver Twist
(3 Vols 1838).
DICKINSON, Emily. Poems. (1890 / 1891)
DINSDALE, A. Television. Seeing By Wireless. (1926)
DOUGLAS, Lord Alfred. Perkin Warbeck. (1897)
DURRELL, L. Pied Pipers Of Love. (1935)
ELIOT, T. S. Prufrock. (1917)
ELIOT, T. S. The Wasteland. (1922/ 1923)
ELLERMAN, Winifred. Region Of Lutany. (small 1914)
EMERSON, P. H. Marsh Leaves. (1895)
ESCOTT, T. H. S.  A Trip To Paradoxia.
FALKNER, John Meade. Moonfleet. (1898)
FAULKNER, William. Pre War Uk & U.S.  Firsts.
FERGUSON, Helen. All Novels 1929 To 1935.
FISHER, R. B. Syrie Maugham. (1978)
FITZROY, A.D. Despised and rejected. ( C. W. Daniel circa 1919)
FITZGERALD, Scott. Great Gatsby.  (London 1926)
FLEMING, Oliver. AMBRO - TOX. (1920)
FORD, Charles Henri. The Young And Evil. (Paris 1933)
FORD, Ford Madox. Women And Men. (1923)
FRANKISH, H. Dr.Cuncliffe Investigator. (1913)
FREEMAN, R.Austin. John Thorndyke's Cases. (1909)
FROST, Robert. A Boy's Will. (London 1913)
GASCOYNE, David.  Man's Life Is This Meat. (1935)
GHOST STORIES.  Pre War Firsts In Nice Condition. Esp M.R. James.
GIBBONS, Stella. Cold Comfort Farm. (1932)
GIBSON, William. Neuromancer. (1984)
GILCHRIST.  R. Murray  The Stone Dragon. (1894)
GISSING, George. The Nether World (3 Vols 1889)
GISSING, George. Workers In The Dawn. (3 vols 1880)
GODWIN, William. Of Population. (1820)
GOLDING, William. Poems. (1934)
GRAFTON, Sue. Lolly Madonna Wars. (U.K. ED)
GRAY, John. Silver Points. (1893)
GREEN, Henry. Party Going. (1939)
GUNN, Nerin. Red Roses For Texas.
HAIG, Fenil. Questions At The Well.
HAMILTON, Clive. Spirits in Bondage. (1919)
HAMILTON, Patrick. Hangover Square / Monday Morning
HAMILTON, Patrick. Impromptu In Moribundia. (1939)
HAMMETT, Dashiell. Thin Man. (1935)
HARDY, Thomas. Trumpet Major (3 Vols) (1880)
HEMINGWAY, E. Fiesta. (UK 1936)
HIGHSMITH, Patricia. Strangers On A Train. (1951)
HILL, Reginald. Clubbable Woman. (1970)
HODGSON, William Hope. Carnacki The Ghost Finder. (1913)
HODGSON, William Hope. Nightland (1912)
HODGSON, William Hope. Boats of Glen Carrig.
HOPKINS, G. M. Poems.  (1918)
HOURS PRESS.  Henry Music. 1930
HOURS PRESS. All titles (Paris 1920s)
HOWARD, Robert E. A Gent From Bear Creek.  (London 1937)
HURSTON, Zora Neale. Jonah's Gourd Vine. (1934)
INNES, Michael. Hamlet Revenge. (1937)
ISHERWOOD, C. All The Conspirators. (1928)
IVES, George. Book Of Chains. (1897)
JAMES, C. L. R. Black Jacobins. (1938)
JAMES, C. L. R. Captain Cipriani/ Cricket Poems Etc.,
JOHNSON, Lionel. Poems. (1895)
JOYCE, James. Et Tu Healy. 1893 (no copies known)
JOYCE, James. Gas From a Burner.(1912)
JOYCE, James. Ulysses.
KAFKA, F. The Castle. (London 1930)
KENEALY, Arabella. Belindas Beaux / Woman - Hunter
KEYNES, J. M. Indian Currency. (1913)
KING, C. Daly. The Curious Mr Tarrant.
KLEIN, William. Life Is Good.  (NY 1956)
KNISTER, Raymond. My Star Predominant.
KNOWLES, John. A Separate Peace. (London 1959)
LANGLEY, Hugh. The Tides Ebb Out To The Night.. (1896)
LE FANU, J. S. Chronicles Of Golden Friars. 3 Vols. (1871)
LE FANU, Sheridan. All In The Dark. (1866)
LEWIS,  C. S. Narnia Books.
LEWIS, Wyndham. Timon Of Athens. (1913)
LINDSAY, David. Devil's Tor. (1932)
LINDSAY, David. Voyage To Arcturus. (1920)
LITTLE TICH.  By Little Tich. (1911)
LOWRY, Malcolm. Ultramarine. (1933)
MACALMON, Robert. Explorations. (1921)
MACDONALD, George. Within And Without. (1855)
MACHEN, Arthur. Great God Pan.
MACHEN, Arthur. The Cosy Room.
MACKIE, Gascoigne. Andrea And Other Poems. (Oxford 1908)
MALTHUS. Thomas. Essay On The Principle Of Population. (1798)
MAUGHAM, W. S. Ashenden. (1928)
MAYNE, Xavier. Imre. (Florence 1906)
MCALMON, Robert. Explorations. (1921)
MCKAY, Claude. Spring In New Hampshire. (1920)
MCKNIGHT, G. Scandal Of Syrie Maugham.  (1980)
MOORE, Brian. Judith Hearne. (1955)
NABOKOV, V. (Nabokoff- Sirin) Despair / Camera Obscura. (1937)
NESBIT, Edith. Grim Tales. (1893)
O'BRIEN. Flann. At Swim Two Birds. (1939)
OLIVER, Edith. Mildred. (High House Press.) (1926)
ORWELL, George. Clergyman's Daughter. (1935)
OWEN, Wilfred. Poems. (1920)
OXFORD GROUP.  Anything Esp Stephen Foot But Not Buchman Or Peter Howard.
PAIN, Barry. Stories In The Dark. (1901)
PARIS PRESSES / PRINTINGS. Contact, Black Sun Press, Black Manikin, Two
Mountains.
PEESLAKE, Gaffer. Bromo Bombastes. (1933)
PESSOA, Fernando. English Poems / Antinous. (Lisbon 1921)
POUND, Ezra. Quinzaine For This Yule. (1908)
POWELL, Anthony. Caledonia.
POWELL, Anthony. Venusberg. (1932)
PRAED, Mrs. Campbell. As A Watch In The Night. (1901)
PRIVATE PRESSES. Ashendene, Doves, Eragny, High House, Ernst Ludwig Presse,
Fanfrolico, High House, Gregynog, Hogarth Press.
QUEBEC, Adela. Girls Of Radclyffe Hall. (1937)
QUINTERLEY, Esmond. Any Books.
RAFFALOVICH Marc Andre. All Books.
RAFFALOVICH AND GRAY.  Ambush Of Young Days.
RAILE, Arthur. Any Book.
RAND, Ayn. We The Living. (1936)
REID, Forrest. Kingdom Of Twilight.(1904)
RICH, Barbara. No Decency Left. (1932)
RIDDELL Mrs J. H. Princess Sunshine. 2 Vols. (1889)
RIDING, Laura. Experts Are Puzzled. (1930)
ROBERTSON, E. Conversations With Trotsky.  (1936)
RODENBACH, G. Bruges La Morte. (Swan 1903)
ROSENBERG, Isaac. Night And Day. (1912)
ROTHENSTEIN, William. The French Set. (1899)
RUSSELL, Bertrand. Principles Of Mathematics. (1903)
RUTHERFORD, E. Radio Activity. (1904)
SACKVILLE - WEST, Vita. Chatterton. (1909)
SALINGER.  J. D. Catcher In The Rye. (Us Or Uk Firsts)
SASSOON, Siegfried. Hyacinth. (1912)
SAYERS, Dorothy. Unpleasantnes At The Bellona Club. (1928)
SAYLE, Charles E. Musa Consolatrix. (1893)
SCHWARTZ, G. Almost Forgotten Germany.
SELBIE,  OXFORD AND THE GROUPS.
SHIEL,  M. P.  Prince Zaleski. (1895)
SHIEL, M. P. Shapes In The Fire. (1896)
SHUTE,  Neville. Ruined City (32) Lonely Road (38)
SOLOMON, Simeon. Vision Of Love Revealed In Sleep. (1871 or later editions)
SPARE, A. O. Earth's Inferno / Focus Of Life/ Anathema Of Zos. 1st Eds.
STEIN, Gertrude. The Making Of Americans. (1925)
STEINBECK, J. Pastures Of Heaven. (London 1933)
STENBOCK, Count. All Books.
STETSON, Chalotte Perkins. In This Our World. (1893)
STEVENSON, Edward I. P Philip And Gerald. (London 1891)
STOKER, Bram. Dracula. (1897)
STUART - YOUNG, J. M.  Through Veiled Eyes (Or Any Other Books)
STURGIS, Julian. Stephen Calinair (1901)
SYMONDS, John Addington. Crocuses And Soldanellas. (Bristol n.d.)
SYMONS, Arthur. Days And Nights. (1889)
THEROUX, Paul. Murder At Mount Holly.
THOMA, Richard. Green Chaos. (1931)
TROLLOPE, Anthony. Belton Estate. 2 Vols. (1866)
TRUMBO, Dalton. Eclipse. (1935)
UPFIELD, Arthur. House Of Cain.
VEBLEN, Thorsten. Theory Of The Leisure Class. (1895)
WAUGH, Evelyn. Handful Of Dust. (1934)
WESTON, Patrick. Desert Dreamers. (1914)
WHITE, Patrick. Happy Valley. (1939)
WILDE, Oscar. Ravenna. (Oxford 1878)
WILDE, Oscar. Salome. (PARIS 1893)
WILLIAMS, William Carlos. The Poems. (LONDON 1913)
WODEHOUSE, P. G. Globe By The Way Book. (1908)
WOLFF, Tobias. Ugly Rumours. (1972)
WOOLF, Virginia. Room Of One's Own. (1929)
WOOLF, Virginia. To The Lighthouse. (1927)
WRATISLAW, Theodore. The Pity Of Love. (1895)
YEATS, W. B.  Cathleen Ni Houlihan.  (1902)
YEATS, W. B. Mosada.  (Dublin 1886 rare)

 

PERIODICALS (mainly pre 1939) - BLAST, This Quarter, Broom, XXe Siecle, Rhythm, The Exile, Transition, The Golden Urn,  Island, Wendingen, Ver Sacrum, London Bulletin, Minotaur, Jar Ptitsa (Firebird), Aspen (1960s), Visionaire (1990s), Maintenant, The Spirit Lamp.

Many other books wanted by the above authors and also these below:-

Ansel ADAMS. Robert AICKMANN. Edward Heron ALLEN. W.H. AUDEN. Natalie
Clifford BARNEY. Georges BATAILLE. Cecil BEATON. Aubrey BEARDSLEY. William
BECKFORD. T.L. BEDDOES. Max BEERBOHM. Lord BERNERS. John BETJEMAN. Ambrose
BIERCE. BOSSCHERE. Paul & Jane BOWLES. POWYS BROTHERS. Bob BROWN. BRYHER.
Basil BUNTING. Richard BURTON. Mary BUTTS. Julia Margaret CAMERON. Willa CATHER.
John COLLIER. Wilkie COLLINS. Cyril CONNOLLY. Stephen CRANE. Hart CRANE. Aleister
CROWLEY. H.D. DADAISTS. John DEAKIN. RALPH CHUBB. Richard EBERHARDT. Helen
FERGUSON (ANNA KAVAN).Michael FIELD. FINGESTEN Edward FITZGERALD. F.S. FLINT.
Charles Henri FORD. JG FULLER. Eric GILL. William GODWIN. W.S. GRAHAM. Robert GRAVES.
Dod GRILE. George GROSZ. James GUTHRIE. Radclyffe HALL. Thomas HARDY. Marsden
HARTLEY. Lafcadio HEARN. G.M. HOPKINS. Edward GORDON CRAIG. W.H. HUDSON.
Langston HUGHES. Edward JAMES. M.R. JAMES. Robinson JEFFERS. Gertrude
JEKYLL. Gerald KERSH. John Maynard KEYNES. Jessie M KING. T.E. LAWRENCE.
Edward LEAR. Eugene LEE-HAMILTON. Edward Cracroft LEFROY. Charles LELAND.
Denise LEVERTOFF. C.S. LEWIS. Janet LEWIS. Vachel LINDSAY. Jack LONDON.
Robert LOWELL. MINA LOY. Arthur MACHEN. Louis MACNEICE. Thomas MALTHUS. MAN
RAY. Cormac MCCARTHY. E. MCKNIGHT KAUFFER. Herman MELVILLE. H.L. MENCKEN.
Edith NEWBOLD JONES, Gambrill NICHOLSON. Eugene O'NEILL Charles OLSON. POE.
John POLIDORI, Count Potocki. MRS CAMPBELL PRAED. Barbara PYM. RAFFALOVICH.
Eric RAVILIOUS.Forrest Reid. Dorothy RICHARDSON. Charles RICKETTS. Mrs
RIDDELL, Georges RODENBACH.Amanda ROS. Isaac ROSENBERG. Francis Saltus. Mary
SHELLEY. Stevie SMITH.Vincent STARRETT. James STERN. Wallace STEVENS. Bram
STOKER. Reynolds STONE.J.M. STUART-YOUNG. Francis STUART. Montague SUMMERS.
SURREALISTS: Breton,Tzara, Ernst Etc. J.A. SYMONDS. A.J. & Arthur SYMONS.
Stephen TENNANT. Dylan & Edward THOMAS. Jim THOMPSON.  Anthony TROLLOPE.
Eudora WELTY. NathanaelWEST. Rex WHISTLER. T.H. WHITE. Walt WHITMAN. Charles
WILLIAMS. William Carlos WILLIAMS, Ludwig WITTGENSTEIN. Theodore WRATISLAW.
Collections bought on any subject- e.g. Art, Travel, Antiquarian, Classics,
English Literature,Medieval History, The Far East, Greek and Latin,
Philosophy,Foreign Literature, Poetry, Erotica, Science, Finance, Mysticism
/ Religion/ Occult, Sport, Folklore, Food, Slang, Natural History, Fantasy &
SF, Americana, History, Military, also General Collections. PLEASE
NOTE--COLLECTIONS, LIBRARIES, ESTATES OF BOOKS BOUGHT.

 

STOP PRESS - Some recent wants

FRANK AUBREY
The King of the Dead. John Macquuen, London 1903

MRS L. BAILLIE REYNOLDS
The Silence Broken, A Story of the Unexplained, Hurst and Blackett (London), 1897
A Castle to Let, Cassell (London), 1917
The Spell of Sarnia, Hodder and Stoughton (London), [1925]
It Is Not Safe To Know, Hodder and Stoughton (London), 1939
The Terrible Baron and Other Stories, Wright & Brown (London), 1933

MRS G. LINNÆUS BANKS
Through the Night: Tales of Shades and Shadows, Abel Haywod & Son/Simpkin Marshall & Co. (Manchester and London), 1882

ULRIC DAUBENY
THE ELEMENTAL. G Routledge, London 1919 wraps

NARCISSE DE POLEN
Night on the World's Highway. T. Fisher Unwin, 1898 wraps

GERTRUDE DUNN
The Mark of the Bat. Thorton Butterworth, London, 1928

MARION FOX
The Luck of the Town, John Lane, Bodley Head (London),

MARK HANSON
mostly Wright & Brown titles

FERGUS HUME
The Dancer in Red, Long 1906

FLORENCE MARAYATT
A Moment of Madness and Other Stories, F.V. White and Co. (London), 1883. 3 vols.
The Ghost of Charlotte Cray, Tauchnitz (Leipzig), 1883

HUME NISBET
Stories Weird and Wonderful, F.V. White (London), 1900

EVELYN UNDERHILL
The Grey World, Heinemann (London), 1904
The Lost Word, Heinemann (London), 1907
Column of Dust, Methuen (London), 1909

EDWARD HERON-ALLEN
A Fatal Fiddle: the commonplace tragedy of a snob, Belford, Clarke & Co. (U.S.), 1889
The Princess Daphne, Belford, Clarke & Co. (U.S.), 1888
Also H.J. Drane, 1889
Bella Demonia, Belford, Clarke & Co. (U.S.), [c.1889] (ghost written for Selina Dolaro)
The Vengeance of Maurice Denalguez, Belford, Clarke & Co. (U.S.), [c.1889] (ghost written for Selina Dolaro)

JACK MANN
Maker of Shadows, Wright & Brown (London), [1938]

MARGERY LAWRENCE
The Floating Cafe and Other Stories, Jarrolds (London), [1936]
The Terraces of Night, Being Further Chronicles of the Club of the Round Table, Hurst Blackett (London), 1932

...see also, for our wants list

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