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Schoolboy Honour A Tale of Halminster College (1861), Adams, Rev. H. C. [Henry Cadwallader Adams]
1 Adams, Rev. H. C. [Henry Cadwallader Adams] Schoolboy Honour A Tale of Halminster College (1861)
London George Routledge & Sons 1892 Hardcover Fair Book 
Undated reprint (c1892); the "Tom Brown Series". Original pink cloth, illustrated with schoolboy, cricket bats etc. Spine sunned, front free endpaper removed, scrappy gift inscription 91948) on front pastedown, fair 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Random Shots (1879), Adeler, Max [ie Charles Heber Clark]
2 Adeler, Max [ie Charles Heber Clark] Random Shots (1879)
London Ward, Lock & Co. 1882 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Library of Humour. Undated reprint, c1882. Illustrated by Arthur B. Frost. Original illustrated blue cloth, yellow endpapers. Inner joint papers lightly cracked, light staining on edge of front free endpaper, otherwise very good. Adeler/Clark was an American humourist, author of Out of the Hurly Burly, Captain Bluitt etc. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The Bee Hunters. A Tale of Adventure (1864) [Les Chasseurs d'Abeilles, 1864], Aimard, Gustave
3 Aimard, Gustave The Bee Hunters. A Tale of Adventure (1864) [Les Chasseurs d'Abeilles, 1864]
London Ward, Lock & Tyler 1865 Hardcover Very Good Book 
[First One-Volume Edition. Undated [1865]. Mid-C19th red leather over red marbled boards; raised bands, gilt ruling, dark red and green leather labels on spine; green endpapers. Boards lightly grazed, otherwise very good. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Red Track A Story of Social Life in Mexico (1862) [Valentin Guillois, 1862], Aimard, Gustave
4 Aimard, Gustave The Red Track A Story of Social Life in Mexico (1862) [Valentin Guillois, 1862]
London Published for the Proprietor 1865 Hardcover Very Good Book 
[Reprint].Mid-C19th rebinding in brown cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Lightly sunned, light foxing, otherwise very good. Translated by Lascelles Wraxall. The book also contains two short stories: A Buffalo Hunt & A Mustang. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Something to Do, Alcott, Louisa M. [Louisa May Alcott]
5 Alcott, Louisa M. [Louisa May Alcott] Something to Do
London Ward, Lock & Tyler 1873 Hardcover Good Book 
The Lily Series. Undated, possibly the first edition of 1873 (The first British edition was undated). Rebound in green binder's cloth. A little foxing, good 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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The Queen of Sheba, Aldrich, Thomas Bailey
6 Aldrich, Thomas Bailey The Queen of Sheba
Edinburgh David Douglas 1889 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Author's Edition. Small pocket edition format, rebound in dark cherry red cloth. very good. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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Look Before You Leap (1865), Alexander, Mrs [ie Annie Hector]
7 Alexander, Mrs [ie Annie Hector] Look Before You Leap (1865)
London Macmillan & Co. 1900 Hardcover Good Book 
Two-Shilling Library. Original light blue cloth, lettered and decorated in darker blue. A little scuffed, tiny chips on spine ends, spine a little darkened, paper tanned (as always with this series of reprints), good. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Tents of Shem (1889), Allen, Grant
8 Allen, Grant The Tents of Shem (1889)
London Chatto & Windus 1891 Hardcover Very Good Book 
New Edition. Late C19th rebinding in beaded brown cloth. Owner's name (Carlcroft) in gilt on bottom of front board, lettering on spine a trifle crooked. A few light marks, light foxing, very good. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The Tents of Shem (1889), Allen, Grant
9 Allen, Grant The Tents of Shem (1889)
London The Caxton Publishing Company 1910 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Undated reprint edition, c1910. Frontispiece photograph of author and brief introduction (unsigned). Original red cloth, elaborately blocked in gilt on spine. Light scuffing, undated signature on front free endpaper, very good. Set largely in Algeria; the heroines are a Girton girl and her half-Algerian cousin. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Improvisatore: or, Life in Italy, [translated] from the Danish...by Mary Howitt (1845), Andersen, Hans Christian
10 Andersen, Hans Christian The Improvisatore: or, Life in Italy, [translated] from the Danish...by Mary Howitt (1845)
London Richard Bentley 1847 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Standard Novels, Volume 110. Frontispiece. Mid-C19th green-brown leather over blue marbled boards; raised bands and gilt decorations on spine, blue marbled endpapers; top edge gilt. A little light scuffing and one small scratch to leather on rear board, foxing on prelims, otherwise very good. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Improvisatore: or, Life in Italy, [translated] from the Danish...by Mary Howitt (1845). [Improvisatoren, 1835], Andersen, Hans Christian
11 Andersen, Hans Christian The Improvisatore: or, Life in Italy, [translated] from the Danish...by Mary Howitt (1845). [Improvisatoren, 1835]
London Ward and Lock 1857 Hardcover Good Book 
Undated reprint, c1857. Mid C19th brown leather over red marbled boards; black leather title label on spine. Extremities scuffed, front inner joint paper starting to crack (but joint tight), a few marks on endpapers, good. A novel -- partially autobiographical -- set in Italy. Andersen's first major success. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Burglings of Tutt. Being Some Exploits in the Life of an Expert (1905), Andom, R [ie Alfred Walter Barrett]
12 Andom, R [ie Alfred Walter Barrett] The Burglings of Tutt. Being Some Exploits in the Life of an Expert (1905)
London Jarrold 1906 Hardcover Very Good Book Louis Gunnis 
Second Edition, undated (c1906). Original green cloth, illustrated and lettered in red and black. Fore-edges spotted, undated inscription on front pastedown, very good. Uncommon title. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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The Runaways. Being Some Early Adventures of Troddles and Us (1909), Andom, R [ie Alfred Walter Barrett]
13 Andom, R [ie Alfred Walter Barrett] The Runaways. Being Some Early Adventures of Troddles and Us (1909)
London Greening & Co. 1909 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Second Edition: Greening & Co., 1909. Illustrated Original grey cloth, lettered in black and gilt. A little foxing, very good. Re-issued in 1911 with the revised title At School with Troddles. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Troddles Farm (1914), Andom, Robert [ie Alfred Barrett]
14 Andom, Robert [ie Alfred Barrett] Troddles Farm (1914)
London Jarrold 1915 Hardcover Good Book B. Livett 
Undated edition, c1915. Original illustrated green cloth. Trace of removed label on front board, extremities nicked/scuffed, good. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Davy's Locker: Extra Christmas Number for All the Year Round, 1875, Anonymous
15 Anonymous Davy's Locker: Extra Christmas Number for All the Year Round, 1875
London All the Year Round 1875 1st Edition Disbound Good Book 
A collection of linked stories, all anonymous. As issued but without original blue wrappers. Clean, good 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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Kitty, Lil and Another (1900), Anonymous
16 Anonymous Kitty, Lil and Another (1900)
London William Stevens 1900 Hardcover Good Book 
The Family Story-Teller series, undated (c1900). Uniform series binding in green cloth. Light foxing, light scuffing, good. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Family Story-Teller: Lady Olivia's Step-Daughters, Anonymous
17 Anonymous The Family Story-Teller: Lady Olivia's Step-Daughters
London William Stevens 1900 Hardcover Good Book 
Undated, c1900. Original green cloth, lettered in black and gilt, with advertisements on endpapers. Light scuffing, light foxing. Inner joint papers lightly cracked, otherwise good. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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The Opal Ring: Extra Christmas Number for All the Year Round, 1874, Anonymous
18 Anonymous The Opal Ring: Extra Christmas Number for All the Year Round, 1874
London All the Year Round 1874 1st Edition Disbound Good Book 
A collection of linked stories, all anonymous. The tales revolve around the "bad luck" brought by an opal ring: the link is the clairvoyant who can see the owners of the ring, in a mesmeric trance. As issued but without original blue wrappers. Clean, good 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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The Family Story-Teller: That Girl!, Anonymous [Fanny Lablanche]
19 Anonymous [Fanny Lablanche] The Family Story-Teller: That Girl!
London William Stevens 1900 Hardcover Good Book 
Undated, c1900. Original green cloth, lettered in black and gilt, with advertisements on endpapers. Light scuffing, light foxing. Inner joint papers lightly cracked, otherwise good. The book was issued anonymously, but in Charlotte M. Brame (1836-1884) Towards a Primary Bibliography (compiled by Graham Law, with Gregory Drozdz and Debby McNally) That Girl! is attributed to Fanny LABLANCHE. 0 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Tourmalin's Time-Cheques (1891), Anstey, F [ie Thomas Anstey Guthrie]
20 Anstey, F [ie Thomas Anstey Guthrie] Tourmalin's Time-Cheques (1891)
Leipzig Heinemann & Balestier 1891 Hardcover Very Good Book 
The English Library, Volume 18. Late C19th red leather over blue marbled boards, lettered and decorated in gilt on spine; grey-green patterned endpapers. A few tiny scrapes on leather, foxing on prelims, otherwise very good. Humorous fantasy novel. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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