Impromptu in Moribundia. Patrick Hamilton. 1939

 

Impromptu in Moribundia. Patrick Hamilton. 1939
Impromptu in Moribundia. Patrick Hamilton. 1939
Impromptu in Moribundia. Patrick Hamilton. 1939
Impromptu in Moribundia. Patrick Hamilton. 1939

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Impromptu in Moribundia. Patrick Hamilton. 1939

Hamilton, Patrick. Impromptu in Moribundia.

London, Constable and Co,1939, 1st Edition. 8vo. Cloth, gilt titles to spine. Pp289. Covers worn and bumped at edges, two light marks on spine. All pages tight, bright and clean. With neat ownership mark of Arnold Rattenbury on front free endpaper. In 1940 poet Arnold Rattenbury was Poetry Editor of Our Time magazine. The magazine was often in need of financial support and Rattenbury was sent to Patrick Hamilton for funds. Impromptu in Moribundia was on of Hamilton’s less successful books and fewer published. A scarce 1st edition with an interesting provenance.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 92864 £150

 

Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980

 

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Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980. Cover. Phssthpok. Dragon’s Worls. 1980
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Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980. The Second Experiment 1975.
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Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980 Mutants 1976 and The Godmakers 1977
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Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980. Beyond the Barrier, All My Sins Remembered, Infinite Dreams, A World Out of Time. 1978
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Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980. Escape to Venus 1973, To Here and the Easel. 1974.
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Solar Wind. Peter Jones. 1980. Orn. 1976

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jones. Peter,. Solar Wind. Dragon World, Surrey. 1st Edition. 1980. 4to. Hardcover. Black Boards, cilcer title top spine. Unclipped dustwrapper, in loose mylar type cover. PP92. With many Double and full page colour illustrations. Lower edge      of binding has light shelf wear, otherwise in excellent order throughout. Out of this world illustrations.

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Cat. No. 93187.  £15

Things, Its and Aliens. Denis Gifford. 1991.

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Things, Its and Aliens. Denis Gifford. 1991.
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Things, Its and Aliens. Denis Gifford. 1991. Terror from the Year 5000.
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Things, Its and Aliens. Denis Gifford. 1991. Battle in Outer Space.
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Things, Its and Aliens. Denis Gifford. 1991. Phantom from Space.

 

Gifford. Denis., Things, Its and Aliens. H C Blossom, London, 1991. 1st Edition. Wide 4to, 240mm x 300mm. Illustrated soft covers. PP 96. 45 full page colour illustrattions of “Lobby Card Posters from Sci-Fi Shockers”. ISBN 1872532586. Fine condition throughout.

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Cat. No. 93184.  £15

Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992.

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Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992.
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Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992. The World of Space by Ron Embleton.
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Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992. Swift Morgan by Denis McLoughlin.
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Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992. The Jet Comic. Anon.

 

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Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992. Post Card. Comic Adventures. Ace Rogers by Alf Farningham.
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Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. Denis Gifford. 1992. Dick Barton. Special Agent.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gifford. Denis., Space Aces! Comic Book Heroes from the Forties and Fifties. London, Greenwood, 1992. 1st Edition. 2 Volumes. Vol .1, wide 4to 240mm x 300mm. Illustrated card cover. Pp[96] 45 full page colour illustrattions with facing page describing the illustration. ISBN 1872532896. Fine condition. Vol. 2, 12mo 130mm x 155. Illustrated card cover. Pp [64]. 30 full page colour illustrated Postcards, address and message area to verso. ISBN 18725532942. Fine condition. Fantastic Sci-fi illustrations in a fine pair of books.

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Cat. No. 93185.  £50

Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. Len Deighton. 1976.

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Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. Len Deighton. 1976. Dustwrapper.
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Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. Len Deighton. 1976. Binding.
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Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. Len Deighton. 1976. Endpapers.
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Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. Len Deighton. 1976. Title Page.
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Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. Len Deighton. 1976. Imprint.

 

 

 

Deighton. Len,. Twinkle Twinkle Little Spy. London, Cape. 1976. 1st Edition. 8vo. Black boards, gilt titles to spine, top edge coloured blue. With unclipped dustwrapper, light shelf wear to edges. Illustrated endpapers. Pp240. Small neat ownership mark on half title page. All pages and binding in excellent tight, bright and clean condition. An excellent 1st Edition.

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Cat. No. 93155.  £20

The Great North Road. Frank Morley. 1961

 

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The Great North Road. Frank Morley. 196. 1st edition
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The Great North Road. Frank Morley. 1961. Binding and Dustwrapper.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Great North Road. Frank Morley. 1961. Title Page with David Jones motif

Morley. Frank,. The Great North Road. London, Hutchinson. 1961. 1st Edition. 8vo. Green cloth covered boards, gilt motif to front, gilt motif title to spine on brown label. Dustwrapper designed by Davis Jones, pp328, motif on title page by David Jones. Dustwrapper chipped at top spine edge, now in loose protective cover. Binbding and all pages in fine order throughout.

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Cat. no. 94069 £18

 

The Financier. Theodore Dreiser. 1961

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The Financier. Theodore Dreiser. 1961
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The Financier. Theodore Dreiser. 1961. Edge Colouring.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Financier. Theodore Dreiser. 1961. Imprint and Introduction.
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The Financier. Theodore Dreiser. 1961. Title Page.

 

 

 

 

Dreiser, Theodore. The Financier. Dell Publishing, New York. 1961. 1st Edition.8vo. Paperback. Pp542, pp2 Publishers Ads. Illustrated paperback covers. All edges coloured green. Covers chipped and bumped at edges, cover corners fold marks. Pages age toned to edges. Binding tight, all pages bright and clean. Scare in this format at this time. A good Vintage Paperback.

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Cat. no. 94065 £15

The Portrait of Mr W.H. Oscar Wilde. 1904

 

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Wilde, Oscar. The Portrait of Mr W.H.. Mosher, Portland, Maine. 1904.

Wilde, Oscar. The Portrait of Mr W.H.. Mosher, Portland, Maine. 1904. 12mo. 2nd edition. Floral design slipcase. Original paper covers with title in black to front and spine, red letter device to front and printers black devise to verso. Limited to 425 copies on Japon vellum. pp76. With armorial bookplate of Geoffrey Drew Wood on front pastedown. Slip cases is age soiled, covers age toned where not protected by slipcase. All pages in fine condition. Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 91568 £35

 

William Parry’s First & Second Polar Voyages in the years 1818-20 & 1821-23.

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Journal of a [First] Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific together with a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage by Sir W.E. Parry. Binding.
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Journal of a [First] Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific together with a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage by Sir W.E. Parry. Title Page.
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Journal of a [First] Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific together with a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage by Sir W.E. Parry. Title page.

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Chart of Winter Island, 1822 from a Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North- West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1824.
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Survey of Winter Harbour, Melville Island from a Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1821.
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Inside an Igloo from a Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North- West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1824.
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Crews from H.M Ships Hecla and Griper cutting in Winter Harbour, from Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1821.

 

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Carrying a kayak from a Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North- West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1824.
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Situation of H.M. Ships Hecla and Griper from a Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1821.
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Burnet Inlet, Barrow’s Strait from a Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1821.
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H.M Ships Hecla and Griper in Winter Harbour, from Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1821.
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Frontis from a Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North- West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1824.
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Eskimaux [Innuit] from a Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North- West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1824.
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Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North- West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, Sir W.E. Parry, 1824.

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Journal of a [First] Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific together with a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage by Sir W.E. Parry.

PARRY, Sir William Edward (1790-1855). Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; Performed in the Years 1819-20, in His Majesty’s Ships Hecla and Griper. London: William Clowes for John Murray, 1821. PP310, 6 engraved maps by J. Walker after John Bushnan et al., 4 folding, one with folding tipped-on extension flap, 9 aquatint plates by W. Westall after E.W. Beechey and H.P. Hoppner, and 5 etched plates by J. Clark after Beechey, illustrations, diagrams, and letterpress tables in the text, one folding table, errata slip and retaining advertisement leaf dated ‘May, 1821’. Variable light browning and spotting, light offsetting onto title and text from map and plates, one folding map with short tear, 2 plates bound in reverse. First edition. Arctic Bibliography 13145; Brunet IV, cols 387-388; Hill 1311; Lowndes p.1789; Sabin 58860.
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Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific; performed in the years 1821-22-23 in his Majesty’s ships Fury and Hecla, under the orders of William Edward Parry. First Edition. London, John Murray, 1824. Owners bookplate, all edges speckled. Engraved frontis offset onto title, dedication to Lord Viscount Melville, Contents [4], Directions to binder for plate placement. Introduction [I]-xviii, Explanation [xix]-xx, Official Instructions [xxi]-xxx, Half title, pp571, 14 engraved plates, and 11 aquatint plates, all by E. Finden after G. Lyon, 4 engraved folding plates of coastal profiles by J. Walker after J. Bushnan, 6 engraved maps by J. Walker after J. Bushnan et al., 4 folding, and 3 lithographed maps by C. Hullmandel, illustrations, diagrams, and letterpress tables in the text, errata, as called for. Retaining advertisement leaves dated ‘1824’ including an advert for the Appendix to this book of the Second Voyage. All pages and charts bright and clean, most plates tissue guarded. First edition. Arctic Bibliography 13142; Brunet IV, col. 388; Hill 1312; Lowndes p.1789; Sabin 58864.

Uniformly bound in 19th-century half maroon roan over marbled boards, spines gilt in compartments, titled in gilt in one (a little rubbed and scuffed, corners bumped, hinges cracked). First editions of the official reports of Parry’s first two Polar voyages. A good complete pair of books.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.
Cat. No. 90766 £800

Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher. 1848.

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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Binding Spines
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Bindings Front.
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Title Pages
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Example of Illustrations.

 

 

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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Example of Illustrations
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Example of Illustrations
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Map 1
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Map 2

 

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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Example of Illustrations
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Example of Illustrations
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Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang. Edward Belcher.1848. Map

Belcher, Edward. Narrative of the Voyage of H.M.S. Samarang, during the years 1843-46; Employed Surveying the Islands of the Eastern Archipelago; Accompanied by a Brief Vocabulary of the Principal Languages. Reeve, Benham and Reeve, London: 1848. 1st Edition. 2 vols., 8vo. Publishers blind blocked cloth; vignette of seated Korean Chief blocked in gilt to front, blind on back. Re-backed, paper label to spine. Vol. 1. 3 original folding maps in new pocket on front pastedown. pp[i]..(xl), 358, blank, pp8 publishers Ads, 25 full page illustrations, 7 of which tinted, 2 full page maps. Vol2. Title, pp574, 5 full page illustrations, 2 of which tinted. Binding cloth is faded, age soiled and rubbed. Re-backed in buckram of sympathetic faded colour. New endpapers and new map pockets. Some top edges uncut to Vol. 1. Light age tone to page edges. Illustrations have a few light fox marks and most with original tissue guards. Maps are in good, clean order. Some small slits at fold lines, a little print offset where folded. A good complete pair of rare books. ABBEY 528.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item. 

Cat. No. 93819 £2200