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The Craft of Raymond Chandler

13 Sep

Crafting and Recrafting the Creations of Raymond Chandler If you suspect that you may be on the verge of a midlife crisis, having reached your forties and still not really found what you want to do with your life (or perhaps being overwhelmed with a feeling that you haven’t yet reached your full potential) then […]

World Acclaimed Artist John A Blakey’s First Story Book

6 Apr

An Exquisitely Illustrated Tale Lundravar The Dragon by John A Blakey John Blakey is one of the world’s great watercolour artists, superbly demonstrated in this his first exquisitely illustrated story. A superb fable, this is an epic story of Good and Evil. There are two further books forthcoming in this series.   A tale of […]

Pick of The Week September 17th 2012 – Robert Burns Collection

13 Sep

Pick of The Week Commencing September 17th 2012 Superb Robert Burns Collection Listed this week a superb Robert Burns Collection Robert Burns (25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796) (also known as Rabbie Burns, Scotland’s favourite son, the Ploughman Poet, Robden of Solway Firth, the Bard of Ayrshire and in Scotland as The Bard). was […]

Pick of The Week Commencing September 3rd 2012

5 Sep

Pick of The Week Commencing September 3rd 2012 The Pears Centenary Edition of Dickens’ Christmas Books c1889 The Pears Centenary Edition of Dickens’ Christmas Books Complete 5 Volume Set. All five volumes are tight, bright and firm in their bindings, with high contrast printing on bright glossy white paper, and charming b&w illustrations by Charles […]

Pick of The Week Commencing August 6th 2012

3 Aug

Pick of The Week Commencing August 6th 2012 Superb Dickens Collection Being Listed This Week Purchased a superb collection of Dickens’ books this week, which will be listed over the next 10 days Dickens’s England Michael and Mollie Hardwick BCA 1976 Charles Dickens A Pictorial Biography Priestley Thames & Hudson 1961 The Days Of Dickens […]

Pick of The Week Jul 30th 2012

27 Jul

Pick of The Week July 30th 2012 4 Superb Collections Listed This Week – 12 Volumes Sir Winston Churchill Official Biography Easton Press c1997 SOLD The definitive biography – Martin Gilbert collaborated with Randolph Churchill on the first two volumes, then went on to write the rest of this Official Biography on his own, over […]

Pick of The Week Mar 26th 2012 – Some Great Collections

20 Mar

Pick of The Week Mar 26th 2012 – Great Collections History of the English Speaking Peoples 23 Volumes 1971 10 Volume Complete Henry James Heron Collection c1970 13 Volume Complete John Steinbeck Collection Heron c1965 18 Volumes Selected Works of Thomas Hardy Heron c1970 24 Volumes Waverley Novels Walter Scott Heron c1969 16 Volumes Imperial […]

Pick of The Week Nov 7th 2011 – 19th Century Catholic Family Bible

15 Nov

Pick of The Week Nov 7th 2011 – Mid 19th Century Catholic Family Bible with Stations of the Cross 1865 The Holy Bible; translated from the Latin Vulgate; diligently compared with the Hebrew, Greek, and other editions in divers languages. The Old Testament, first published by The English College, at Douay, A.D. 1609; and The […]

Pick of The Week Oct 17th 2011 – Early Shakespeare Collection by Tonson

17 Oct

Pick of The Week Oct 17th 2011 – Early Shakespeare Collection Published by Tonson circa 1734 A superb early part collection of the Tonson edition of The Works of William Shakespeare. The binding is a Nineteenth Century Half Leather Binding and all Five Volumes are Uniformly Bound. This collection consists of many of Shakespeare’s much […]

Pick of The Week Sept 12th 2011 – Heron Books Charles Dickens The De-Luxe Edition

15 Sep

Pick of The Week Sept 12th 2011 – Heron Books Charles Dickens The De-Luxe Edition Superb opportunity to own this Magnificent De-Luxe Full Set Of Charles Dickens Works published by Heron Books in 1970 to celebrate 100 years after the death of Dickens. This set was issued in two formats; this burgundy de-luxe set with […]