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LONDON LAVENDER

By: E.V.LUCAS

Price: £20.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN & Co Ltd: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 120230

Condition: Good


SIGNED Copy.Original Pale Blue cloth boards (Faded lavender?) with gilt tiles and decs to spine. 195 x 135 mm approx. xiv + 296 + 38 pp of publisher's adverts. First edition copy of this entertainment from this prolific and eminently readable author. The copy offered by us has the added attribute of being inscribed and signed by E.V.Lucas to the front free end paper. Good (Book- cloth evenly faded with modest shelf wear and soiling. Binding sound with no cracks to end papers. No previous owner name. Moderate foxing to preliminary pages. Foredge of a few pages towards the end are a little ragge... View more info

OUT OF A CLEAR SKY ESSAYS AND FANTASIES ABOUT BIRDS

By: LUCAS , E V

Price: £6.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2189

Condition: VG


Hard Back-1st ed.,130 pp.+ one page "Child's Song"+ one page of Note, Light blue patterned paper covered boards with red cloth quarter binding and laid on paper title block to spine., neat ink inscsp to fep ,a very clean sound copy ,A charming frontispiece drawing by J.A.Shepherd with tissue guard., boards repectably clean with small indent to top edge[ from string binding? ][title block intact and clean] PLs see our image View more info

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THE PHANTOM JOURNAL and other ESSAYS and DIVERSIONS

By: LUCAS , E V

Price: £3.50

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4557

Condition: VG


Small VG H/b.1st ed. 205pp + author's note & 8pp of publisher's adverts. B/w Frontis with tissue guard + 5 other illustrations as expected. Thirty-three Essays: the first of which describes a dream newspaper filled only with good news.( green Boards Bright Gilt titles, free from bumps, tidy vol., ink inscsp.to ffep.Sound binding] .Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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RUNAWAYS and CASTAWAYS

By: LUCAS , E V , [ED] , BEDFORD , F D ,

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, WELLS- GARDNER DARTON & Co Ltd: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6247

Condition: VG


VG H/b.210x150mm.310pp+ 14 pages publisher's adverts. Charming pictures;- with Two Full page Colour illus.to Frontis; & Title page+ further b/w full-page illus. by Artist F D Bedford.Edited by E V Lucas [ Charles Dicken's Boldheart / Tom's Adventure at Harthover Hill by Kingsley etc. [ F Ansty / Lucy Landon / George Eliot / J H Ewing / Alexandre Dumas / Bret Harte / Mark Twain ] David Copperfield Walks to London , Tom,Huck & Joe etc. Intro. 26pp. [ red-shade boards+ titles & illus. to spine & bright gilt illus.+ titles to Front board.a sound copy, neat discreet bunny bookplate to base 1/2 ti... View more info

PLAYTIME AND COMPANY A BOOK FOR CHILDREN VERSES BY E V LUCAS

By: LUCAS , E.V.

Price: £9.95

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN: 1925

Seller ID: 4740

Condition: VG-


95 pages,illustrated card boards a lttle grubby over age,edgewear,corners scuffed,even faded cloth red spine with laid on paper title strip,children dancing around a maypole to front,ink inscsp to fep,feps yellow with line drawing decorations,some hessian expossed to rear fep[20mm-30mm-20mm]but book sound and clean throughout,Frontispiece the village shop,Second edition[same year as first], Childrens illustrated poetry,46 different verses[butcher/gamekeeper/woodman/cobbler/sweep etc.by this well kknown author and artist[captivating line drawings to every page by EH Shepard] View more info

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ONLY THE OTHER DAY A VOLUME OF ESSAYS

By: LUCAS, E.V.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN & CO: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118001

Condition: Very Good


Orange cloth boards with black titles to spine, 195x140mm approx, vi + 211 nos.pp. B/W frontis with tissue guard and corrigendum slip. Collection of essays mainly reprinted from "Punch" and "The Sunday Times" with a long description of "Herculaneum" which first appeared in Harper's Magazine. VG/VG (Book- Light offset browning to end papers. Paper of book block a little evenly tanned and foredges untrimmed some of which have been roughly opened. No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket. Loss principally around head of spine of up to 9mm approx. General rubbing/shelf soiling with a couple of ... View more info