Collection: Antiquarian & Literature

Our General Antiquarian and Literature department covers a diverse range of subjects from early Bibles to 20th Century Private Presses.

We specialise in first and important editions of English literature from the 17th to 20th century, library sets, fine bindings, Churchill and private press books, with sections also on sports, economics and colour plate books.

1216 items
  • ART. Vienna. Turn of the Century.
    Vienna. Turn of the Century
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    £15.00
  • ASANO, Shugo & CLARK, Timothy. The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro.
    The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro
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    £160.00
  • ASTAIRE, Fred and ROGERS, Ginger. Signed Photograph of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dancing in "That's Dancing!"
    Signed Photograph of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dancing in That's
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    £398.00
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    £398.00
  • AUDSLEY, William James and George Ashdown AUDSLEY. Popular Dictionary of Architecture And The Allied Arts. A Work Of Reference For The Architect, Builder, Sculptor, Decorative Artist, And General Stude…
    Popular Dictionary of Architecture And The Allied Arts. A Work Of
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    £195.00
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    £195.00
  • AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels of Jane Austen in ten volumes.
    The Novels of Jane Austen in ten volumes
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    £2,500.00
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    £2,500.00
  • AVEDON, Richard (photographer) Truman CAPOTE (author). Observations.
    Observations
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    £2,995.00
  • AWDRY, Rev. W. Branch Line Engines.
    Branch Line Engines
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    £198.00
  • BAIRSTOW, David with HODGSON, Derek. A Yorkshire Diary. Year of Crisis.
    A Yorkshire Diary. Year of Crisis
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    £98.00
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    £98.00
  • BAKER, Malcolm. The Marble Index. Roubiliac and Sculptural Portraiture in Eighteenth-century Britain.
    The Marble Index. Roubiliac and Sculptural Portraiture in Eighteenth-century Britain
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  • BALLIN, Auguste. Views of London etc. Artist's proofs.
    Views of London etc. Artist's proofs
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    £3,000.00
  • BARKER, Dale Devereux and HILL, Emma. The Dreaming Side. Images by Dale Devereux Barker. Texts by Emma Hill.
    The Dreaming Side. Images by Dale Devereux Barker.  Texts by Emma
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  • BARKER, Dale Devereux and HILL, Emma. The Dreaming Side. Images by Dale Devereux Barker. Texts by Emma Hill.
    The Dreaming Side. Images by Dale Devereux Barker.  Texts by Emma
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    £200.00
  • BARKER, George. What is Mercy and a Voice.
    What is Mercy and a Voice
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  • BARNARD, George. The Theory and Practice of Landscape Painting In Water-Colours Illustrated By A Series Of Twenty-Six Drawings And Diagrams In Colours And Numerous Woo…
    The Theory and Practice of Landscape Painting In Water-Colours Illustrated
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    £120.00
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    £120.00
  • BARRY, James. The Works Of James Barry Esq. Historical Painter.
    The Works Of James Barry Esq. Historical Painter
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    £250.00
  • BATCHELOR, Denzil. British Boxing.
    British Boxing
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    £100.00
  • BATES, H.E. The Seekers.
    The Seekers
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    £75.00
  • BAUWENS, Emile. Livre de Cocktails.
    Livre de Cocktails
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    £998.00
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    £998.00
  • BAWDEN, Edward. Dear Edward. Being the Correspondence between Peyton Skipwith & Edward Bawden 1968 - 1989.
    Dear Edward.  Being the Correspondence between Peyton Skipwith & Edward Bawden 1968
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    £140.00
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    £140.00
  • BAWDEN, Edward. Entertaining a La Carte: Edward Bawden and Fortnum and Mason.
    Entertaining a La Carte: Edward Bawden and Fortnum and Mason
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    £98.00
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    £98.00
  • BAYLEY, Roberta. Punk.
    Punk
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  • BEARDSLEY, Aubrey. Donald W. Saunders Bookplate.
    Donald W. Saunders Bookplate
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    £98.00
  • BEARDSLEY, Aubrey. Programme for The Brighton Grammar School Annual Entertainment 1888. Presented at The Dome, Wednesday, 19 Dec. 1888.
    Programme for The Brighton Grammar School Annual Entertainment 1888. Presented at
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  • BEAVEN, Marcus. Engraved Bookplate for James Wilson.
    Engraved Bookplate for James Wilson
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    £48.00
  • BECKETT, Samuel (Translator). APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume. Zone.
    Zone
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  • BECKETT, Samuel, JOYCE, James & WILLIAMS, William Carlos. Our Exagmination Round His Factification for Incamination of Work in Progress.
    Our Exagmination Round His Factification for Incamination of Work in Progress
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    £1,200.00
  • BECKETT, Samuel. Company.
    Company
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  • BECKETT, Samuel. How it is.
    How it is
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  • BECKETT, Samuel. L'Innommable.
    L'Innommable
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    £1,750.00
  • BEDFORD, Rev. W.K.R.. Outcomes of Old Oxford.
    Outcomes of Old Oxford
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    £78.00
  • BEER, Patricia. Spanish Balcony.
    Spanish Balcony
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    £25.00
  • BELLOW, Saul. Ravelstein.
    Ravelstein
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