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[Angry Brigade] | Don’t Mark his Face: Hull Prison Riot (1976) | National Prisoners’ Movement (PROP) | [n.d.] | minor wear to spine | £20.00

Toni Arthur | All the Year Round | Puffin | 1982 | Paperback reprint inscribed by the author on the ffep. A postcard, also inscribed by the author, is loosely tipped into the book. | £30.00

Ali Bey el Abbassi | Travels of Ali Bey – 2 volume set | Garnet | 1993 | complete hardbound set in jackets with many maps & illustrations loosely inserted; in the case of both volumes, the top edge of the page block is foxed, & the spine of the dustjacket rather faded; there is a closed diagonal tear at the top of the spine of vol 2, & the upper corner of its back cover is bumped; the books are evidently secondhand, with signs of handling, but remain sturdy & handsome volumes | £60.00 

 

Lenny Bruce | The Essential Lenny Bruce | Macmillan |1972 | Edited by John Cohen. Two volume set of proofs. |£50.00

William Chappell; Frederick W. Sternfeld [intr.] | Popular Music of the Olden Time – 2 volume set | Dover | 1965 | paperbacks show their age – pale covers are darkened & marked &, as is the way with old Dover books, the lamination is peeling away from their covers; the edges of the pageblocks are lightly foxed & dustmarked; one binding in vol 1 is a little out of true, protruding slightly from the edge; in contrast to the books’ worn exterior, the text pages remain in very good condition | £24.00

William Cobbett; Asa Briggs [intr.] | Rural Rides – 2 volume set | Dent | 1966 – 1967 | Everyman’s Library set in jackets | £15.00

Chapman Cohen | Pamphlets for the People | Pioneer Press | n.d. | series of 18 pamphlets, bound together, former library ownership indicated by ink inscription on front endpaper, traces of tape on rear endpaper, light pencil marking in the margin of at least one page | £25.00

E. E. Cummings | Three Plays and a Ballet | Peter Owen | 1968 | vg- hardback in jacket | £30.00

Frederick Engels, ed./tr. Edward Aveling | Socialism Utopian and Scientific | Swan, Sonnenschein & Co./Charles Scribner’s Sons | 1892 | Ink name & date in the top outer corner of the (clumsily cut) title page. Some pencil marking in the margin of the introduction. | £50.00

Brian Epstein | A Cellarful of Noise | Souvenir Press | 1964 | vg hardback in g jacket, jacket is price clipped & a closed tear on the top edge has been backed with sellotape, the repaired area is noticeably creased, & there is a small splash mark on a blank area of the cover – despite these faults, this remains a good looking copy | £35.00

Peter Fryer | Hungarian Tragedy | New Park | 1986 | Paperback with some external wear, no problem with text pages. | £15.00

Martin Heidegger | Nietzsche | RKP Harper & Row | 1981 – 1987 | Complete 4 volume set, all 1st edition hardbacks in jackets. Volume One is the UK edition, published by Routledge, the others are the US Harper & Row printings. Overall, this is a handsome set, but there are a number of small faults: all volumes have a previous owner’s name on the ffep; some page corners of vol. 1 have been folded down, & there is a light diagonal crease on the closing pages of text; a list of page numbers has been noted in ink on the back endpaper of vol. 2; the top edge of vol. 4 is lightly marked; there is minor wear to all the dustjackets | £150.00

Martin Heidegger | What is Called Thinking? | Harper & Row | 1968 | vg- hardback in jacket | £40.00

Carolyn Hillyer | A Circle of Thirteen: Myths & Stories of Women’s Ancient Wisdoms | Seventh Wave Music | 1997 | spiral bound publication with minor wear to cover & edge, most evident at corners of cover | £50.00

Ted Hughes | Crow | Faber | 1981 | paperback reprint SIGNED BY HUGHES on first page | £100.00

Lawrence Lipton | The Holy Barbarians | W. H. Allen | 1960 | First UK edition in unclipped jacket. Some loss to upper edge of jacket, top corner of front flap creased, cerise lettering on spine faded a tone. Endpapers tanned. | £40.00

Alexander Sandilands | A Hundred and Twenty Negro Spirituals Selected Chiefly with a View to their Being Used by Africans in Africa | Morija Sesuto Book Depot | 1951 | hardback, no jacket | £20.00

Ralph Steadman; Andrew Lambirth | Red Alert | October Gallery | 1990 | light external wear | £15.00 

Adrian Stokes | Stones of Rimini | Faber | 1934 | Previous owner’s signature on front pastedown. | £100.00

Roderick Walcott | The Benjy Trilogy : The Harrowing of Benjy; A Flight of Sparrows; The Education of Alfie | Ian Randle Publishers | 2000 | light wear to cover & edge | £100.00

Robert Wang | Tarot Psychology: Jungian Tarot-Set | Urania | 1988 | plastic video-type box, paperback book, deck of 78 cards plus 2 cards promoting other A G Muller publications – book & all cards in lovely condition, some wear to box, including cracked inner hinge | £60.00

Georg Weerth, Ingrid & Peter Kuczynski [eds] | A Young Revolutionary in Nineteenth Century England – Selected Writings of Georg Weerth | Seven Seas | 1971 | Spine faded, general wear to cover, paper tanned with age. | £50.00

Emmett Williams | Sweethearts | Edition Hansjorg Mayer |1967 | £100.00

Louis Zukofsky | Prepositions | Horizon Press | 1968 | vg- hardback in jacket, white background of jacket has become discoloured | £25.00

Backlist

The lists below give a snapshot of our older stock. We have more books available online and in our stall, but this gives a reasonable impression of our range and interests. Please contact us if you are interested in any of these titles, and we will then confirm their availability, and send you a PayPal invoice.

Esoterica
Fiction
History
Kulchur
Paperbacks & Pulps
Philosophy
Poetry / Drama
Politics
Psychology