Author Archives: Nevan O Shaughnessy

Orations of Demosthenes by Kennedy 1856

Orations of Demosthenes by Kennedy 1856. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of “Bohn’s Classical Library”, The Orations of Demosthenes Against Leptines, Midias, Androtion, And Aristocrates, Translated with Notes etc. by CHARLES RANN KENNEDY, Published by Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Gardens, London in 1856. Printed by Richard Clay, Printer, Bread Street…

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The Works of William Shakespeare 1868

The Works of William Shakespeare 1868. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of “Chandos Classics”, The Works of William Shakespeare, Life, Glossary etc REPRINTED FROM THE ORIGINAL EDITION and COMPARED WITH ALL RECENT COMMENTATORS. London, Frederick Warne and Company, Bedford Street, Covent Gasrden. New York: Scribner, Welford and Co., 1868. This RARE book…

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History of Chivalry in 2 Vols by Charles Mills 1825

History of Chivalry in 2 Vols by Charles Mills 1825. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The History of Chivalry or Knighthood and its times by Charles Mills Esq., Author of the History of the Crusades in Two Volumes, Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, London MDCCCXXV – 1825.…

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The Seven Seas by Kipling 1st Edition

The Seven Seas by Kipling 1st Edition. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Seven Seas by Rudyard Kipling from 1897. This RARE book is in very Good condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover and spine. No dust jacket. The Art Nouveau designed Olive…

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Alice in Wonderland by Carroll 1925

Alice in Wonderland by Carroll 1925. PRESENTING A VERY RARE EARLY EDITION hardback copy of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll with 89 Illustrations by John Tenniel and 4 Color Plates by Edwin John Prittie, published by The John C. Winston Company, Chicago, Philadelphia and Toronto , Copyright 1923 but probably…

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Hawaii Our New Possessions by Musick 1st Edition

Hawaii Our New Possessions by Musick 1st Edition. PRESENTING A VERY RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of Hawaii Our New Possessions ‘An Account of Travels and Adventure, with Sketches of the Scenery, Customs and Manners, Mythology and History of Hawaii to the Present, And an Appendix Containing The Treaty of Annexation to the United States’ ,by John…

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The Life Record of HW Graber Texas Ranger Dedicated First Edition

The Life Record of HW Graber Texas Ranger Dedicated First Edition. PRESENTING A VERY RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Life Record of H.W. Grabber, A Terry Texas Ranger 1861 – 1865 Sixty-Two Years in Texas. Copyright 1916 by H.W. Grabber. This EXTREMELY RARE book is in good condition….some fraying and losses to cover and spine,…

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The Book of Daniel Drew by White 1910

The Book of Daniel Drew by White 1910. PRESENTING A VERY RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Book of Daniel Drew by Bouck White, published by George H. Doran Company, New York, Copyright 1910. This RARE book is in very good condition….some very minor fraying to the paper edges, some discoloration to the green cloth cover,…

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The Wandering Jew by Sue Complete Edition with Illustrations

The Wandering Jew by Sue Complete Edition with Illustrations. PRESENTING A RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Wandering Jew by Eugene Sue, Complete Edition IN ONE VOLUME with Illustrations by GAVARNI and GIRARDET,, published by George Routledge and Sons, The Broadway, Ludgate Hill, London and New York: 416 Broome Street – UNDATED….probably 1879/1880 Whilst there are other…

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The Count of Monte Cristo by Dumas 1879

The Count of Monte Cristo by Dumas 1879. PRESENTING A RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas (Author of “The Three Musketeers”, “Twenty Years After”, ETC. with Illustrations, published by George Routledge and Sons, The Broadway, Ludgate, London and New York: 416 Broome Street – 1879  Whilst there are other First…

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