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A Guide to the Duchy of Epicurania with some Account of the Famous Expedition In Pursuit of Rare Meats
£80.00

A fanciful written description to accompany Rex Whistler's mural sequence at the Tate Gallery Restaurant.

The Lord Fish
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A collection of children's stories by Walter de la Mare, illustrated by Rex Whistler.

The Next Volume
£475.00

A first edition of Edward James' privately-published collection of poems, illustrated by Whistler.

The Bones of my Hand including La Belle au Bois Dormant [INSCRIBED]
£750.00

Inscribed book of poetry by Edward James, with a frontispiece by Tchelitchew.

A Single Man
£120.00

A first edition of Christopher Isherwood's cult novel from 1964.

All At Sea
£275.00

Cecil Beaton's second dust jacket, created for the Sitwell brothers.

Don't Tell Alfred
£90.00

Nancy Mitford's sequel to 'The Pursuit of Love' and 'Love in a Cold Climate', with a dust jacket by Cecil Beaton.

The Blessing
£100.00

Nancy Mitford's semi-autobiographical novel about a Anglo-French marriage, with a dust jacket by Beaton.

The Loved and Envied
£65.00

Enid Bagnold's novel based on a fictional Lady Diana Cooper, with a jacket design by Beaton.

The President's Hat
£350.00

Beaton's first dust jacket.

The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
£100.00

Tennessee Williams' Roman novel, with a dust jacket design by Cecil Beaton.

The Twilight of the Nymphs
£180.00

Pierre Louys' classical tales, illustrated with drawings by Cecil Beaton.

Maiden Voyage
Maiden Voyage
£25.00

A classic Penguin edition of Denton Welch's first book.

A Vagrant and Other Poems
£50.00

A collection of poems by David Gascoyne, with a dust jacket by Keith Vaughan.

Truffle Hunt [Association Copy]
£60.00

A pot-pourri of short essays on everything from 'Wagner in the Bath' to 'Famous Clowns'.

Dance of the Quick and the Dead. An Entertainment of the Imagination
£160.00

Sacheverell Sitwell's artistic medley, with jacket design by Barnett Freedman.

Reading into the Picture. Part I and Part II
£275.00

A prose poem from the Surrealist art patron Edward James.

So Far So Glad [INSCRIBED]
£425.00

Inscribed by Edward James to Penelope Betjeman.

Antonio's Tales from the Thousand and One Nights
£120.00

Antonio Lopez's eighties take on Scheherazade's tales.

The Maze
£120.00

A macabre tale with illustrations by Salvador Dali.

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