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1 My Name Is Million
Anon. Faber and Faber London 1941 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First published in 1940, this is the 4th impression of 1941. Original red boards. A few tiny marks to the spine and some light bruising to the spine ends. Previous owner's name, place and date written on the front endpaper. The binding is firm and pages are clean throughout, except a previous owner has pencilled the title of the book in the bottom margin of page 257. pp. 284. 309345 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
16 E. E. Cummings: Selected Poems 1923-1958
Cummings, E. E. Faber and Faber 1997 0571089860 / 9780571089864 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New paperback. RRP. 10.99. 121pp. 304028 
Price: 10.99 GBP

 
 
2 Seeing Stars
Armitage, Simon Faber and Faber London 2010 0571249906 / 9780571249909 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First impression. In excellent very near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. The slightest bruise to the head of the spine and to one corner. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 74. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 308245 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
17 Dickens and the Art of Analogy
Daleski, H. M. Faber and Faber London 1970 0571094740 / 9780571094745 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original black cloth boards. Book and dust jacket both in VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. A couple of short tears to the top edge of the dust jacket. Not price clipped, the DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve (which does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 349pp. 101931 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
3 The Book of Illusions
Auster, Paul Faber and Faber 2002 0571212131 / 9780571212132 First UK Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Black cloth. In excellent fine unmarked condition. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 321pp. 302649 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
18 Lewis Carroll
De La Mare, Walter Faber and Faber Limited Russell Square, London 1932 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Original orange cloth. The boards are marked and greyed, as well as dulled / faded at the spine. Previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown, with Bournemouth and date written neatly underneath. A few small dark speckled marks to the front endpaper and pastedown. Deckled / untrimmed edges. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. 67. 307575 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
4 Travels in the Scriptorium
Auster, Paul Faber and Faber London 2006 0571232558 / 9780571232550 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 2nd impression of this UK edition. Original black boards. In very good clean condition. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket a little bruised at the edges and has some light surface scratches. Overall a nice, clean and tight copy. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 130. 106634 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
19 Peacock Pie, A Book of Rhymes
De La Mare, Walter ; with drawings by Edward Ardizzone Faber and Faber Limited Russel Square, London 1946 First Thus Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Ardizzone, Edward 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. First printing with the Edward Ardizzone illustrations. Yellow cloth boards are severely discoloured and have significant foxing. The binding is nice and firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions inside. Some foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns and a little to outer closed textblock page edges but the text pages are mostly nice and clean throughout. Minor grubby handling marks to the bottom edges of pages 86-87. A couple of pages missed the machine cut towards the top of the foredge, so have small snagged tears and page 87/88 has also been mis-cut and has a protruding bottom corner which has been folded over. pp. 107. 308268 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
5 The Alphabetical Zoo
Barker, George Faber and Faber London 1972 0571098924 / 9780571098927 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Roland, Krystyna 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. In lovely clean condition but the boards are slightly bowed / bent. Bright and clean inside. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Slim and unpaginated. Illustrated throughout with black and white line drawings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the spine ends and corners and the front flap has been price clipped. 021735 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
20 Peacock Pie, A book of rhymes
De La Mare, Walter ; with drawings by Edward Ardizzone Faber and Faber Limited London 1946 First Thus Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Ardizzone, Edward 
Hardback with dust jacket. Publisher's original yellow boards; slightly discoloured / tanned at the edges. Some very light foxing spots to prelims. Text pages are all bright and clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. First impression of this Edward Ardizzone illustrated edition. pp. 107. The dust jacket has browned / discoloured, particularly at the spine and edges. A small pink stain to the bottom edge of the front cover. A few tears to the dust jacket edges, most had been repaired to the underside by a previous owner, with a yellow brittle tape, which has now been removed - staining from the old sellotape remains. The edges are also generally rubbed, with small chips and some creasing. Front flap price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 106723 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
 
6 Steep Ways and Narrow, A Layman's Autobiography
Bell, Vicars Faber and Faber London 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Red cloth. A nice clean copy. No names or inscriptions. Tidy dust jacket; a few minor rubs to the edges. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 106pp. 302305 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
21 The Past Returned
Delves-Broughton, J. Faber and Faber Limited 1953 First Edition Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Original green boards. Slightly faded at the spine ends. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. First edition. Pages are significantly browned / tanned at the edges. pp. 315. The dust jacket is heavily foxed, rubbed and chipped at the edges, with a hole towards to the top edge of the back cover. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 026404 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
7 Keeping On Keeping On
Bennett, Alan Faber and Faber | Profile Books London 2016 1781256497 / 9781781256497 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket in excellent, near fine condition. A few very light, very small bumps to the edges. Clean, tight and unmarked. Binding nice and square. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xiii, 721. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 306802 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
22 Lady Talavera
Drummond, V. H. (written and illustrated by) Faber and Faber London 1965 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Drummond, V. H. 
Hardback, no dust jacket. Pictorial laminated boards. Second edition; this book was first published by Faber in 1946. In nice clean condition, with very lightly bruised base of spine and bottom corners. A gift inscription written on the front endpaper (dated 1965). pp. 48. 308989 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
8 Two Kafka Plays: Kafka's Dick, and The Insurance Man
Bennett, Alan Faber and Faber 1987 0571147275 / 9780571147274 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paperback. Clean and tight but pages have significantly browned, particularly at the edges. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. xxvi, 131. 308071 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
23 Little Laura on the River
Drummond, V. H. [Violet Hilda] Faber and Faber Limited Russell Square, London 1960 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Drummond, V. H. 
Hardback, no dust jacket. First edition. Quite a heavy bump to the top corner of the rear board, affecting the textblock as well - all pages slightly bumped at top corner. Previous owner's name written in ink at the top edge of the front endpaper. A slight curvature to the boards. A few very light foxing spots to endpapers and pastedowns. Beautiful illustrations and a delightful story - a lovely children's picture book. Slim and unpaginated. 18.5 x 23.5cm. 106141 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
9 Informal Education: Adventures and Reflection
Brew, J. Macalister Faber and Faber Ltd Russell Square, London 1946 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original blue boards. Very good, clean condition. Binding firm. No names or inscriptions. 383pp. 105463 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
24 Reflections on a Marine Venus
Durrell, Lawrence Faber and Faber London 1959 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. 3rd impression. Original green cloth. In excellent, clean and tight, very near fine condition. Top edge tinted blue and this has slightly faded. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket has a few light rubs to the edges and is slightly faded at the spine. Overall a super copy. pp. 198. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309409 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
10 Dearest Grandmama
Brighton, Catherine (written and illustrated by) Faber and Faber London 1991 0571140688 / 9780571140688 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket as published. Laminated pictorial boards. In excellent clean condition. Just faint erased pencil mark on the copyright page (previous bookseller's catalogue number I believe). Clean and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Pages are fresh and free from handling creases. Slim and unpaginated. 106613 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
25 Projections 9: French Film-makers on Film-making, in association with Positif
edited by Michel Ciment and Noel Herpe ; translated into English by Pierre Hodgson Faber and Faber 1999 0571193560 / 9780571193561 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second hand paperback. Some light rubs to the spine and cover edges. Previous owner's name written on the half-title page. Otherwise clean and tight. pp. x, 193. 307115 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
11 Foreign Mud; being an account of the Opium Imbroglio at Canton in the 1830s and the Anglo-Chinese War that followed
Collis, Maurice Faber and Faber London 1946 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Original yellow boards; heavy foxing to the boards and a faded spine. Inside, the binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 319. 307669 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
26 East Coker
Eliot, T. S. Faber and Faber London 1941 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim stapled booklet, with wraps. Fifth impression. Staples rusted at the centrefold, with some surrounding marks, but binding secure. Previous owner's bookplate on the half-title page, with Oxford and date written neatly. Wraps are marked and discoloured. There is a light brown water-type stain to the bottom edge of the front cover. A smaller light brown stain to the top edge of the front cover. A few black ink marks to the back cover and general grubby marks. The covers are rubbed at the edges, with some short splits to the spine. News cuttings loosely enclosed have browned the pages just inside the back cover. pp. 15 307572 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Descent of the God
Collis, Maurice Faber and Faber London 1948 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. First edition. A previous owner's ex-libris bookplate on the front endpaper and name written at the top edge of the front endpaper. Pale mauve / lilac boards - faded at the spine and edges. A few marks to the boards. Boards lightly bruised and rubbed at spine ends. Binding firm. Two short tears and some creasing in the edge of p. 139-140. A good reading copy. 307187 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
27 Notes Towards the Definition of Culture
Eliot, T. S. Faber and Faber London 1962 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paperback. In good condition. Some creasing to the covers. Previous owner's name and date written at the top edge of the half-title page. The binding is firm and pages clean. pp. 124. 106117 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
13 Lord of the Three Worlds
Collis, Maurice; with Designs for the Stage By Feliks Topolski Faber and Faber Limited 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Original orange cloth binding, faded around the edges. No names or inscriptions. Lightly bruised and rubbed spine ends and corners. The play is set in Burma. On the bottom edge of the front endpaper is a Burma Bookshop stamp. A couple of grubby marks on the reverse of the half-title page. 107pp. 013375 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
28 The Dry Salvages
Eliot, T. S. Faber and Faber London 1941 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slim stapled booklet, with wraps. Second impression. Staples rusted at the centrefold but binding secure. Previous owner's bookplate on the half-title page, with London and date written neatly. Wraps are torn nearly the whole length of the spine, faded and chipped at the edges, with a couple of small brown stains to the bottom edge of the front cover. pp. 15. 307570 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
14 Haig [2 vols]
Cooper, Duff Faber and Faber Limited London 1935 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, lacking dust jackets. Black cloth. Both volumes are first editions - vol. 1 1935 and vol. 2 1936. The bindings are firm inside, very good inner hinge and no names or inscriptions. However, vol. 1 has a short split to the cloth at the top of the spine / rear joint (approx. 2cm) and vol. 2 has a little fraying to the cloth at the head of the spine. Top edges gilt. A very little light foxing. pp. 404; xii, 484. A few light scratches to the boards. A VERY HEAVY set - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this set costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 107095 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
29 Your Book About Wild Flowers
Fitter, Richard ; with drawings by Pamela Freeman Faber and Faber London 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original yellow boards. 59pp. Foxing to the top outer closed textblock edge. Pages bright and clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is worn at the edges - rubbed, chips, short tears and creasing and some loss to the top edge. The dust jacket also has a very pale stain to the back cover and some foxing. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 010811 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
15 Poems From the Russian
Cornford, Frances ; Salaman, Esther Polianowsky ; (chosen and translated by) Faber and Faber Limited London 1943 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Publisher's original orange cloth binding. VG clean condition, but slight crease in the front board. Previous owner's name, address and date written in pencil on the f.e.p. 74pp. 19cm. 101702 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
30 Matchbox Theatre: Thirty Short Entertainments [Signed copy]
Frayn, Michael Faber and Faber 2014 0571313930 / 9780571313938 First Edition Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 32mo - over 4 - 5" tall Signed by Author(s)
In excellent, fine condition. First printing. Signed by the author, Michael Frayn on the title page. Comes in a printed thin card slipcase / sleeve. 12.5cm x 15.5cm. 291pp. Matchbox Theatre presents a miniature sketch show: thirty dialogues and monologues by Michael Frayn, to be played in the smallest theatre in the world - the theatre of your own imagination. Sir Geoffrye and Lady Hilarye, sleeping peacefully on their marble tomb these last six hundred years, are woken by the thump of rock music in the crypt beneath them... A gala performance of Shakespeare, and as a special treat the sponsor's guests are being wined and dined on stage as extras in the banquet scene...The eternal triangle in an airport departure lounge: two lovers and the flight announcements...The scripts are provided. Everything else - casting, set design, ice-cream sales - is up to the reader. 304084 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
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