Modern First Editions

Modern First Editions

Showing 1–10 of 26 results

  • Wine in Peace and War. With decorations by Rex Whistler.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Saccone & Speed Limited
    • Date - 1947

    FIRST TRADE EDITION, 8vo, pp. 77, [1]. Two pages printed in colour. Original printed cream boards. Endpapers spotted from the…

  • Scott-King’s Modern Europe.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall
    • Date - 1947

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. [iv], 88, [2] + frontispiece printed in black, red, and cream. Original blueboards, spine lettered in…

  • Put Out More Flags.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall Ltd
    • Date - 1942

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. 255, [1]. Original grey cloth boards, spine lettered in blue, top edge blue. Some foxing at…

  • The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold. A Conversation Piece.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall
    • Date - 1957

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. vii, [i], 184. Original blue boards, spine lettered in gilt, top edge blue, dustjacket. Dustjacket price-clipped,…

  • Robbery Under Law: The Mexican Object-Lesson.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall Ltd
    • Date - 1939

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. viii, 286. Original blue cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt. Spine and board edges lightly runned,…

  • Put Out More Flags.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall Ltd
    • Date - 1942

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. 255, [1]. Original grey cloth boards, spine lettered in blue, top edge blue, dustjacket printed in…

  • Brideshead Revisited.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall Ltd
    • Date - 1945

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. 304. Original red cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt, dustjacket printed in green and red. Spine…

    £1,500 Find Out More
  • When the Going Was Good.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Duckworth
    • Date - 1946

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. 318 + colour frontispiece. Original yellow boards, spine lettered in blue, dustjacket. Extremities gently bumped, dustjacket…

  • Ninety-Two Days.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - New York: Farrar & Rinehart, Inc.
    • Date - 1934

    FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, 8vo, pp. viii, [ii], 271, [1] + frontispiece and 8 plates containing 22 images. Original yellow cloth,…

  • Scoop. A Novel about Journalists.

    Waugh, Evelyn

    • Publication Details - London: Chapman & Hall Ltd
    • Date - 1938

    FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. [viii], 308, [2]. Original black & red comb-marbled 'Flexiback' cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt. Front…

Location & Opening Times

3a & 4a Haddington Place, Edinburgh, EH7 4AE

Open 11am - 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday


Upcoming Shop Closures

Bristol Book Fair: Closed 29th June - 1st July, reopening Tuesday 4th

Holiday: Closed Tuesday 25th July, reopening Wednesday 26th