Book sale

UK shipping £3 for p/b, £4.50 for h/b and large p/b. Offers accepted on all books. All in good to very good condition unless otherwise noted. Many are first editions (not always noted!). Any questions, please get in touch!

Drama

Baillie (ed.), A Choice Ternary of English Plays (Thorny Abbey, The Marriage Broker, Grim the Collier of Croydon, MRTS, 1984), £4

Boas, Works of Kyd (Oxford), £10

Dekker, Dramatic Works: Volume 3 (ed. Bowers – Roaring Girl, If This Be Not a Good Play, Troia-Nova, Match Me in London, The Virgin Martyr, The Witch of Edmonton, The Wonder of a Kingdom) p/b ed. £10
I also have the accompanying volume of introduction, notes and commentaries by Cyrus Hoy, same series. £15 for both.

Globe Quartos p/b editions: Heywood & Brome, The Witches of Lancashire and Barnabe Barnes, The Devil’s Charter, £4 each

Greene, Plays and Poems (2 vols, ed. Collins, Clarendon Press, early C20th), £15

Jonson, Works, ed. Herford & Simpson, vol. VII (The Sad Shepher, The Fall of Mortimer, Masques, h/b w/ d/j), £10

Middleton, The Witch, W. W. Greg’s critical edition (Malone Society reprint), pages still uncut! £10

Vol. VI of the Hereford & Simpson ed. of Jonson’s works (Bartholomew Fair, The Devil is an Ass, The Staple of News, The New Inn, The Magnetic Lady), £10

British library p/b facsimile (EEBO editions) of Shadwell, The Lancashire Witches and Heywood, The Wise Woman of Hogsdon, £4 each

Poetry

Barlowe & Roye, Rede Me and Be Nott Wrothe (ed. Parker, 1st ed., 1992), £15

Byron, Poetical Works (Oxford Standard Authors, h/b w/ jacket, 1st printing of 3rd (corrected) ed., 1970), £5

Chaucer, Works (ed. Robinson, Oxford, 2nd ed., h/b w/ d/j), £5

Coleridge, Poetical Works (Oxford, 1924), £5

The Collected Works of Abraham Cowley: Vol. 2 Poems  (1656): Part 1 The Mistress (ed. Calhoun, Heyworth, King). First (and apparently only?) volume in critical ed. of Cowley. Nice copy, except binding is split at title-page (netting and spine still holding). £15

Davenant, Works (2 large vols, facsimile of 1673 ed.), £20
Gondibert (1971 Oxford ed., h/b w/ d/j), £8

Donne Variorum Vol. 7, part 1: The Holy Sonnets, £25

George Herbert, The Temple: The Bodleian Manuscript (ed. Di Cesare), Renaissance English Text Society, £10

Pearl (ed. Gordon, Oxford, 1953), £5

Pope, Minor Poems (ed. Ault and Butt), h/b with d/j, £8
The Rape of the Lock and Other Poems (ed. Tillotson), h/b, £8

Skelton, Poems, Clarendon Medieval and  Tudor Series (1969), £3

Swift, Poetical Works (Oxford Standard Authors, h/b w/ d/j), £5

Yeats, Collected Poems (h/b, Macmillan, first publication of revised 2nd edition, 1950), £5
Letters, ed. Wade (h/b w/ d/j, d/j is battered but book is fine), £8
Memoirs, ed. Donoghue (h/b w/ d/j), £6

Criticism / history

Allen, Griffin, O’Connell (eds), Readings on Audience and Textual Materiality (h/b, 1st ed.), £15

Barber, Early Modern English (h/b, 1st ed.), £5

Cameron, Enchanted Europe (h/b w/ d/j), £10

Clark (ed.), Languages of Witchcraft: Narrative, Ideology and Meaning in Early Modern Culture (h/b w/ d/j), £10

Davies & Fletcher (eds), News in Early Modern Europe: Currents and Connections (h/b, brand new, still in shrink wrap), £20

Day, Lund, O’Donnell (eds), Word, Church, and State: Tyndale Quincentenary Essays (1st ed.), £10

Van Dorsten, Thomas Basson 1555-1613: English Printer at Leiden, £5

McKenzie, Stationers’ Company Apprentices 1605-1640 (1st ed., 1961), £5

Poeton, The Winnowing of White Witchcraft (p/b) – my book, recently published by ACMRS. I have a few shrink-wrapped copies for sale, £20

 

Misc

Aretino, Works (privately printed, 1931 – not the poems), £5

Bunyan, Grace Abounding and The Pilgrim’s Progress (Oxford Standard Authors, h/b with d/j in protective sleeve, lovely copy), £8

Cellini, Autobiography, Folio Society ed. (gorgeous period-looking book with slipcase), £5

Cheney & Jones, A Handbook of Dates: For Students of British History (2nd ed., 2004 printing), £5

Cook, Incunabula in the Westminster Abbey and Westminster School Library, w/ bookbinding descriptions by Mirjam Foot (Bibliographical Society), £4

Dekker, The Seven Deadly Sinnes of London (Percy Reprints, 1922), £8

Hobbes, Leviathan (Cambridge History of Political Thought), £4

Kimber, The Happy Orphans (C18th novel, MHRA Critical Texts vol. 29, p/b), £5

Nashe, The Unfortunate Traveller (Percy Reprints, 1927, with d/j), £8

Schom, Emile Zola: A Bourgeois Rebel (1st ed., h/b with d/j and protective plastic), £4

Woodhouse, Puritanism and Libety (edition of the Putney debates) (1938), £6

Catalogue of the Travers Collection in the University of Sussex Library, £5

EEBO editions: Henry Holland, A Treatise Against Witchcraft (1590), £4

EEBO editions: Samuel Harsnett, A Declaration of Egregious Popish Impostures (1603), £4

I also have a large collection of lovely Oxford English Texts editions of C17th poets (Herbert, Traherne, Crashaw, Vaughan, Lovelace, Marvell, Herrick, Cleveland, etc.) – I’m quite attached to these, but if interested, let me know. Make me an offer!

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