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The Novels of Jane Austen

Exquisitely bound set of Jane Austen’s works.

The Novels of Jane Austen

Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There

FIRST EDITION, beautifully bound.

Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There

The Workes of our Antient and Learned English Poet, Geffrey Chaucer, newly printed

First Speght edition of Chaucer: “the significance of this edition cannot be overstated.” Complete with the rare copper-plate portrait of "The Progenie of Geffrey Chaucer" by John Speed after Hoccleve, the first engraved portrait of Chaucer.

The Workes of our Antient and Learned English Poet, Geffrey Chaucer, newly printed

Lord Jim

FIRST EDITION IN ORIGINAL CLOTH of Conrad's masterpiece; one of only 2100 copies printed.

Lord Jim

The Hound of the Baskervilles

FIRST EDITION of the most celebrated of all the Sherlock Holmes adventures. With illustrations by Sidney Paget.

The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles

FIRST EDITION in original cloth of the most celebrated of all the Sherlock Holmes adventures. With illustrations by Sidney Paget.

The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Waste Land

FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, FIRST STATE of the most influential poem of the twentieth century. Complete with the extremely rare dust jacket and glassine. With important provenance: from the estate of Scofield Thayer.

The Waste Land

The History Of the Adventures Of Joseph Andrews

FIRST EDITION of Fielding's first novel, in handsome contemporary calf.

The History Of the Adventures Of Joseph Andrews

The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling

FIRST EDITION OF FIELDING'S MASTERPIECE.

The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling

The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling

Second edition (published in the same year as the first, with corrections) of Fielding's masterpiece.

The History of Tom Jones, A Foundling

Polycronicon [Polychronicon]

SCARCE 1527 FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION of Higden's monumental and influential history. The third edition overall, following the exceedingly rare 1482 Caxton printing and 1495 Wynkyn de Worde printing. Translated from Latin into English by John Trevisa.

Polycronicon [Polychronicon]

Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins

FIRST EDITION, ONE OF ONLY 750 COPIES, of Hopkins's first book.

Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins

A Dictionary of the English Language

FIRST EDITION of Johnson's landmark Dictionary; A BEAUTIFUL COPY in elegant contemporary tree calf.

A Dictionary of the English Language

Ulysses

FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION OF ULYSSES, ONE OF ONLY 250 COPIES SIGNED BY BOTH JAMES JOYCE AND HENRI MATISSE; one of the most celebrated books of the twentieth century.

Ulysses

Seven Pillars of Wisdom... The Complete 1922 Text

DELUXE LIMITED EDITION, number 1 of only 20 deluxe sets, of the first published edition of the 1922 text.

Seven Pillars of Wisdom... The Complete 1922 Text

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

FIRST EDITION in ORIGINAL DUST JACKET of the first book of Lewis's celebrated Narnia Chronicles. With colored frontispiece and illustrations throughout.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books

FIRST EDITION, one of only 1300 copies printed, of Milton's masterpiece.

Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books

An Essay on Criticism

FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE of Pope's first major poem; one of the most oft-quoted works in the English language. In fine 19th-century signed Riviere & Son binding.

An Essay on Criticism

Miscellaneous Poems and Translations [The Rape of the Lock]

FIRST EDITION, containing the FIRST APPEARANCE of Pope's The Rape of the Lock.

Miscellaneous Poems and Translations [The Rape of the Lock]

The Compleat Angler

Beautiful edition of The Compleat Angler, exquisitely bound by Kelliegram.

The Compleat Angler

Poems

LIMITED EDITION, one of 220 copies SIGNED BY WILDE. A bright copy.

Poems

The Years

FIRST EDITION of one of Woolf's most accomplished works, the last novel Woolf published in her lifetime.

The Years

Lyrical Ballads

FIRST COMPLETE EDITION (comprising the second edition of the first volume, and the first edition, first issue of the second volume). The preferred edition, for the second edition of the first volume contains the first printing of Wordsworth's famous Preface, "the revolutionary manifesto of the romantic poets of the next...

Lyrical Ballads

Michael Robartes and the Dancer

FIRST EDITION, one of only 400 copies, IN THE EXTRAORDINARILY SCARCE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET.

Michael Robartes and the Dancer