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‘A Sparrow’s Flight’, 16 x 24 cm hardcover book published by Colins London 1990 first edition.  Flatsigned and dated 1990 by Lord Hailsham on the title page in black pen.  Lord Hailsham is best known for his long service as Lord Chancellor. In his memoir, he reflects on the nature of that office and on Continue Reading

Adriana Mitchell Caselotti born on the  6th of May 1916 died on the 19th of January 1997.  Caselotti was an American actress and singer.  She was the voice of the title character in Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Caselotti was named as a Disney Legend in 1994.  This a first edition hard Continue Reading

The book is in good condition binding is tight and all the pages are intact.  Paper label on the spine is damaged, pencil book shop inscription to the flyleaf, slight water stain on the back board and very slight foxing throughout. Inscribed on the title page, Mrs Walney from Arthur Conan Doyle Jan/24.  Published by John Continue Reading

Biggles of 266

This Book  contains nine short stories, eight of which were originally published in BIGGLES IN FRANCE (1935) The stories are:- FORWARD (by W. E. Johns) A RIDE TO REMEMBER : Shot down, Biggles escapes from behind the lines in a German observation balloon (dust cover). THE CAMERA: Colonel Raymond asks Biggles to recover a recognisance Continue Reading

Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung is a book of selected statements from speeches and writings by Mao Zedong, the former leader of Chinese Communist Party, published from 1964 to about 1976 and widely distributed during the Cultural Revolution. The most popular versions were printed in small sizes that could be easily carried and were bound Continue Reading

The Battle of Life is one of Charles Dickens lesser known stories. Unlike many of Charles Dickens Christmas tales it doesn’t contain reference to the supernatural. Written in three parts, it is an uplifting tale of winning one of the many wars fought in the battle of life. The first part of the story provides Continue Reading

This is a first edition hardcover with dust jacket copy of Colin Powell’s biography.  The copy has a signed bookplate on the title page, it is in excellent condition.  Published by Random House New York in 1995. Colin Powell born on the 5th of April 1937 is an American statesman and a retired four-star general Continue Reading

David Herbert Richards Lawrence born on the 11th of September 1885 died on the 2nd of March 1930.  D H Lawrence was an English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter who published as D H Lawrence. Pansies is a collection of his poems. The Book published by Martin Secker of London in 1929.  Continue Reading

David Hagberg is an American novelist best known for his techno-thrillers featuring super-spy Kirk McGarvey. Hagberg has also written under the pseudonym Sean Flannery, Nick Carter, David Bannerman, David James, Robert Pell, and Eric Ramsey. Hagberg’s style has been described as a cross between Tom Clancy and Ian Fleming. This book is about terrorist bombings.  Continue Reading

Hop on Pop is a 1963 children’s picture book by Dr Seuss. It was published as part of the Random House Beginner Books series, and is subtitled “The Simplest Seuss for Youngest Use”. It contains several short poems about a variety of characters, and is designed to introduce basic phonics concepts to children.  This copy is a first edition.  Theodor Seuss Geisel born on Continue Reading

‘Ella Ella Ella’ 21 x 29 cm hardcover book published by Little Hills Press St. Peters N.S.W. Australia 1984 first edition.  Signed on the inside front cover by Mark, Glen and Gary Ella in black.  The book follows the brothers and their family during the 1984 Grand Slam tour written by B Harris.  The book Continue Reading

This book is the account of Erwin Rommel in North African battles against the Allied Forces.  The book is in good condition with some whiteout on the inside front cover and a book store label on the inside back cover. Binding is tight and boards are attached, all pages are there including the several foldout maps. Continue Reading

This is a two volume limited edition set of 250 sets this is number 120.  Flat-signed by H G Wells in black ink on the edtion page.  The Binding is tight and in very good condition. Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, New York in 1931

Mary Ellen Mark born on the 20th of March 1940 is an American photographer known for her photojournalism, portraiture, and advertising photography.  She has had 16 collections of her work published and has been exhibited at galleries and museums worldwide.  She has received numerous accolades, including three Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards and three fellowships Continue Reading

Mikhail Gorbachev born on the 2nd of March 1931 is a former Soviet statesman, having served as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1985 until 1991, and as the last head of state of the USSR, having served from 1988 until its dissolution in 1991.  He was the only general Continue Reading

Octopussy and The Living Daylights is the fourteenth and final James Bond book written by Ian Fleming in the Bond series. The book is a collection of short stories published posthumously in the United Kingdom.  Published by Jonathan Cape London in 1966.  This book is in excellent condition with the dust jacket clipped.