Literature & Poetry

18 Items
Heat of the Day [SIGNED]

A signed copy of Elizabeth Bowen's war-time novel.

Maiden Voyage
Maiden Voyage

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

A Vagrant and Other Poems

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

Truffle Hunt [Association Copy]

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

England Reclaimed. A Book of Eclogues

A collection of pastoral poems by Osbert Sitwell, scarce in the McKnight Kauffer dust jacket.

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

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

The Next Volume

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

Reading into the Picture. Part I and Part II

A prose poem from the Surrealist art patron Edward James.

So Far So Glad [INSCRIBED]

Inscribed by Edward James to Penelope Betjeman.

Antonio's Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

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

The Maze

A macabre tale with illustrations by Salvador Dali.

The Agency Game

An early "Mad Men" novel, with a dust jacket design by John Banting.

The Garden of Disorder and other poems

Charles Henri Ford's first volume of poetry, with a frontispiece and jacket by Tchelitchew.

Remains of Elmet. A Pennine Sequence [Association Copy with Original Photograph]

Ted Hughes & Fay Godwin's landscape poems and images, with an original photograph by Godwin.

Love in a Cold Climate

A first edition of Nancy Mitford's companion volume to 'The Pursuit of Love'


An inscribed copy of Lawrence Jones' collection of verse and prose, with illustrations by John Banting.

The Girls of Radcliff Hall
The Girls of Radcliff Hall

A reprint of Lord Berners' 'roman a clef', featuring many of the Farringdon circle.

First Poems - God Save the King And Other Poems [SIGNED]

A rare copy of Brain Howard's only book, signed by the author.