A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972

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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Binding
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Dustwrapper.
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Authors Inscription.
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. Title Page
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A Cackhanded War. Edward Blishen. 1972. imprint

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blishen, Edward. A Cackhanded War. London, Thames and Hudson. 1972. 1st Edition. 8vo. Green hardback, gilt T and H motif to front, gilt titles to spine. With unclipped dustwrapper. Pp230. Dustwrapper a little bumped at top edges, otherwise in near fine condition. Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. “For Sim and Arnold./ I can’t think of XX any/ readers I’d rather have./ Edward/ may 1992/ on the occasion of their passing/ by on their visit to the/ Abbey!” The dedication is to Arnold and Sim Rattenbury to whom he was later to dedicate his last book ‘Mind How You Go’, published posthumously in 1997. I also have available ‘Mind How you Go’ with an inscription to the Rattenburys’ from Blishen’s widow Nancy.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 92756 £50

 

 

The Plays of John Galsworthy. John Galsworthy. 1929.

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The Plays of John Galsworthy 1929 Galsworthy Signed Limited Edition. Binding.
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The Plays of John Galsworthy 1929 Galsworthy Signed Limited Edition. Author’s Signature.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Galsworthy, John; The Plays of John Galsworthy. London. Duckworth. 1929. 8vo. Limited Edition printed on handmade paper. This No. 1157 of 1250 signed by the author. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine, TEG, other uncut. Armorial book plate front pastedown. PP1150. Free end papers tanned from boards. Binding and all pages in excellent 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. 90867 £30

Soames and the Flag. John Galsworthy. 1930.

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Soames and the Flag Binding
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Soames and the Flag. John Galsworthy Signature.

 

 

 

 

Galsworthy. John, ; Soames and the Flag. London, Heinemann, 1930, Limited edition 1002 of 1025. Signed by Author. 8vo. pp51, Windmill Press imprint. Full vellum binding, tight, with gold titles to front and spine. Top edge gilt. Galsworthy’s wartime experiences in France during World War 1, working for the Red Cross helping Belgium refugees are reflected through Soames in this work. Galsworthy died 3 years after signing the book. An attractive time piece of this author.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 90695 £40

Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929.

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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929. Binding.
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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929.Slipcase.
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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929. Title Page
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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929. Example of Illustrated Text.
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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929. Example of full page illustration.
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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929. Example of Text and Illustration.
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Epitaph by Theodore Dresser. Illustrated by Robert Fawcett. 1929. Colophon with  signature.

Fawcett, Robert [Illust] : Epitaph. A poem by Theodore Dreiser. N.Y. Heron Press Incorporated. 1929. 32pp Uncut, printed on hand made Keijyo Kami. Clean. Limited Edition 900/1100. Large 4to. Signed by Author, frontis signed by the artist. Woodcut illustrations. Spine lightly sunned, recent cloth slip case wholly sympathetic to original, retaining limited edition panel.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 90481 £70

 

Drawings by Michael Leonard. 2004.

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Drawings by Michael Leonard. 2004. Cover

 

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Drawings by Michael Leonard. 2004. Example of Illustration
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Drawings by Michael Leonard. 2004. Example of Illustration
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Drawings by Michael Leonard. 2004. Example of Illustration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leonard. Michael. Drawings by Michael Leonard. Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd., London, 2004. 8vo, 1st edition. Card covers, pp48. Catalogue for exhibition held16th march to 27th April 2004. Illustrated throughout with black and white images of Michael Leonard’s work of Nudes and Portraits in Time. Inscribed on the front page “for Arnold [Rattenbury] with Love from Michael 4th August ’04” There is also a ‘post it’ note on the title page in the hand of Leonard “How lovely talking to you. Keep well! Love M. Additional entry in the Biography section in the hand of Leonard. 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. 92333 £50

 

 

Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006.

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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Dustwrapper
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Binding.
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Title Page with inscription.
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Imprint
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Dorset Stories. Sylvia Townsend Warner. 2006. Text and Illustration.

Townsend Warner. Sylvia,. Dorset Stories. Norwich, Black Dog Books. 2006. 1st Edition. Green boards, silver titles to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper. Pp288. Neat gift inscription on title page to Arnold [Rattenbury] from his wife Sim. Arnold Rattenbury was a close friend to Sylvia Townsend Warner. One small tear at lower spine, without loss to dustwrapper. Binding and all pages in mint 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. 92785 £40

 

 

Blackberry Wine. Joanne Harris. 2000.

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Blackberry Wine. Joanne Harris. 2000
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Blackberry Wine. Joanne Harris. 2000. Title Page and Authors Signature

Harris, Joanne.Blackberry Wine.London, Doubleday, 2000. 1st Edition. 8vo. Red covers with gilt title to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper in clear removable cover. PP415. Signed on title page by author. This book and dustwrapper is in mint condition throughout. A very fine book.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 93142 £60

Five Quarters of the Orange. Joanne Harris.2001

 

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Five Quarters of the Orange. Joanne Harris.2001
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Five Quarters of the Orange. Joanne Harris.2001. Title Page and Author’s Signature

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harris, Joanne. Five Quarters of the Orange. London, Doubleday, 2001. 1st Edition. 8vo. Green covers with gilt title to spine. Unclipped dustwrapper in clear removable cover. PP432. Signed on title page by author. This book and dustwrapper is in mint condition throughout A very fine book.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 93143 £30

 

 

The Supernaturalist. Eoin Colfer. 2004.

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The Supernaturalist. Eoin Colfer. 2004
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The Supernaturalist. Eoin Colfer. 2004. Dustwrapper and binding
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The Supernaturalist. Eoin Colfer. 2004. Binding
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The Supernaturalist. Eoin Colfer. 2004. Authors Signature.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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COLFER, Eoin. The Supernaturalist. London, Puffin. 2004. Octavo. Ist Edition, 1st Impression. Signed by Author on half title page. Unclipped dustwrapper. Blue Cloth boards, silver titles to spine. Pp291. In fine, as new, condition throughout.  Please contact me at enquiries(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)rozhulse.com if you would like to more about this item.

Cat. No. 93720 £10

 

 

 

Froissart’s Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. Sir F Carruthers Gould. 1908

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Froissart’s Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. Binding.

 

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Froissart’s Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. Double Illustration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Froissart’s Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. Illustration
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Froissart’s Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. Illustration

 

 

 

 

 

Carruthers Gould. Sir F. Froissart’s Modern Chronicles 1903-1906. London. T Fisher Unwin. 1908. Wide 8vo approx 180mm x 245mm. 1st Edition, limited number 4 of 50, signed by author/illustrator. Wheat cloth backed blue boards, paper label to front. Pp115 with 51 illustrations as called for. Boards a little bumped and some shelf wear. Early ownership inscription of 1908 on front pastedown. Binding firm and sound, 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. 91721 £40