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Book Collecting Introduction and Tables

The book collecting section is broken in to two sections. One for antique books and first editions. The second for signed books.





Antique book tables

  Author Purchased Price First Edition? Published Published By Condition Comments
A Changed Man Thomas Hardy 2000 130 Yes 1913 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. Some Foxing UK first edition
A Group of Noble Dames Thomas Hardy 2000 232 Yes 1891 Osgood McIlvaine & Co Very Fair. Some Foxing UK first edition,Estimated cost
A Pair of Blue Eyes Thomas Hardy N/a 25 No 1874 Henry Holt & Co Very Fair. No Foxing 2nd US edition
Eikon Basilike Charles 1 2015 425 Yes 1649 Very Fair. Some Foxing English first edition
Far From the Madding Crowd Thomas Hardy 2000 8 No 1874 Harpers Very Fair. Some Foxing US edition,Estimated cost
Gillray A Country Concert Gillray 2015 240 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Gillray Don't Be Afraid of My Bear Ladies and Gentlemen James Gillray 2017 175 Yes Very Good UK first edition
Gillray Morning Promenade upon the Cliff in Brighton James Gillray 2015 347 Yes 1851 Bohn Very Good UK first edition
Gillray Preparing For The Grand Attack James Gillray 2015 175 Yes 1851 Bohn Very Good UK first edition
Gillray The High Flying Candidate James Gillray 2017 180 Yes 1851 Bohn Very Good UK first edition
Gillray The Real Cause of the present HIGH PRICE of PROVISIONS Hogarth 2015 150 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth A Rake's Progress Prison Hogarth 2015 135 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth Harlot's Progress I Hogarth 2015 150 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth Harlot's Progress IV Hogarth 2015 150 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth Harlot's Progress V Hogarth 2015 150 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth Harlots Progress II Hogarth 2015 150 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth March to Finchley William Hogarth 2017 265 Yes Very Good UK first edition
Hogarth Marriage ala Mode Plate III Hogarth 2015 150 Yes 1806 Very Good UK first edition
Human Shows Thomas Hardy 2000 25 Yes 1925 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. Some Foxing UK first edition
Jude The Obscure Thomas Hardy 2000 Yes 1896 Osgood McIlvaine & Co Fair. Some Foxing UK first edition
Late Lyrics and Earlier Thomas Hardy 2000 47 Yes 1922 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. No Foxing UK first edition
Life's Little Ironies Thomas Hardy 2001 Yes 1894 Osgood McIlvaine & Co Very Fair. No Foxing UK first edition
Moments of Vision Thomas Hardy 2000 65 Yes 1917 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. No Foxing UK first edition
Our Exploits at West Poley Thomas Hardy 2000 23 Yes 1952 Oxford Good. No Foxing UK first Edition 413/1000
Satires of Circumstance Thomas Hardy 2011 205 Yes 1914 MacMillan & Co Fair. Some Foxing UK first edition
Summoned by Bells (1) John Betjeman 2015 60 Yes 1960 Murray Excellent UK first edition with signed letter from Betjeman
Summoned by Bells (2) John Betjeman 2015 300 Yes 1960 Murray Excellent UK first edition
THE RHINEGOLD & THE VALKYRIE; SIEGFRIED & THE TWILIGHT OF THE GODS Arthur Rackham
Margaret Armour
Richard Wagner
2016 523 Yes 1910 William Heinemann Very Fair. Minor Foxing UK first edition
The Famous Tragedy of the Queen of Cornwall Thomas Hardy 2000 55 Yes 1923 MacMillan & Co Good. No Foxing UK first edition
The Mayor of Casterbridge Thomas Hardy 2000 5 No 1886 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. No Foxing UK edition
The Water Babies Charles Kingsley 2015 542 Yes 1915 Constable & Co Excellent UK first Edition
The Well-Beloved Thomas Hardy 2002 233 Yes 1897 Osgood McIlvaine & Co Very Fair. Some Foxing UK first edition
Time's Laughing Stocks Thomas Hardy 2000 123 Yes 1909 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. Minor Foxing UK first edition
Wessex Tales Thomas Hardy 2013 315 Yes 1888 MacMillan & Co Very Good + UK 1st Ed Root and Son binding
Winter Words Thomas Hardy N/a Yes 1928 MacMillan & Co Very Fair. No Foxing US first edition

Autographed book tables

  Author Purchased Price First Edition? Published Published By Condition Comments
Statecraft Margaret Thatcher N/a $50.00 Yes Harper Collins Very fine UK first edition, unread
A Turbulent Decade Auberon Waugh 1985 $0.00 Yes Harper Collins Good UK first edition


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