Buy. Read. Collect.

UK's largest specialist in first edition, signed books. Located in
the world famous Cecil Court.


Join Our Mailing List

Privacy by SafeSubscribe TM

Listing books from category: Non-Fiction

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£70.00

Agatha Christie's Secret Notebooks: Fifty Years of Mysteries in the Making

Author: John Curran

Price: £70.00

out of stock

Published by: Harper Collins

Date Available: 03 September 2009

 

Synopsis

A fascinating exploration of the contents of Agatha Christie's 73 recently discovered notebooks, including illustrations, deleted extra ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£35.00

Fabrications

Author: Michael Ayrton

Price: £35.00

Published by: Secker & Warburg

Date Available: 20 November 1972

 

Synopsis

Lucid, paradoxical, witty and remorselessly probing, Fabrications bears the firm imprint of a restless intelligence at work - and at play - and ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£95.00

The White Road Westwards

Author: BB

Price: £95.00

Published by: Nicholas Kaye

Date Available: 01 January 1961

 

Synopsis

Over forty years ago 'BB' set off with his landrover and early caravan to wander through the lanes and by-ways of Western England. From ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£125.00

The Old Gang and the New Gang

Author: Wyndham Lewis

Price: £125.00

Published by: Desmond Harmsworth

Date Available: 01 January 1933

 

Synopsis

A humorous essay about the political 'gang war' that Wyndham Lewis perceives.   ABOUT THIS COPY: This is a cloth-bound har ... read more

Signed by the author

£15.00

Gunther Grass

Author: Keith Miles

Price: £15.00

Published by: Vision Press

Date Available: 01 January 1975

 

Synopsis

A study of Gunther Grass containing a full critical analysis of his poems, plays and novels.   This is a good copy with very littl ... read more

Signed by the author

£25.00

The Stones of London & a booklet

Author: Leo Hollis

Price: £25.00

out of stock

Published by: Weidenfeld Nicolson

Date Available: 07 April 2011

 

Synopsis

In a sweeping narrative, from its mythic origins to the glittering towers of the contemporary financial capital, THE STONES OF LONDON tells the ... read more

Signed by the author

£20.00

The Happy Hoofer

Author: Celia Imrie

Price: £20.00

Published by: Hodder & Stoughton

Date Available: 12 May 2011

 

Synopsis

One of our best-loved actresses, Celia Imrie would rather have been a dancer. As a child she planned to join the Royal Ballet and marry Rudolf ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£45.00

Agatha Christie's Murder in the Making: Stories and Secrets from Her Archive - includes an unseen Miss Marple story

Author: John Curran

Price: £45.00

out of stock

Published by: Harper Collins

Date Available: 01 September 2011

 

Synopsis

SIGNED & PUBLICATION DATED Agatha Christie’s life and career told through the decades, from the never-before-published original e ... read more

Signed by the author

£16.99

The Secret Life of Elizabeth I

Author: Paul Doherty

Price: £16.99

Published by: Greenwich Exchange Publishing

Date Available: 13 May 2005

 

Synopsis

A detective story with a difference - tracking down the real Elizabeth I - capturing the atmosphere of Elizabethan and Jacobean England. Writte ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£25.00

1914: Fight the Good Fight: Britain, the Army and the Coming of the First World War

Author: Allan Mallinson

Price: £25.00

out of stock

Published by: Bantam Press

Date Available: 12 September 2013

 

Synopsis

'No part of the Great War compares in interest with its opening', wrote Churchill. 'The measured, silent drawing tog ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£20.00

100 Days to Victory: How the Great War Was Fought and Won

Author: Saul David

Price: £20.00

out of stock

Published by: Hodder & Stoughton

Date Available: 20 September 2013

 

Synopsis

Saul David's 100 DAYS TO VICTORY is a totally original, utterly engaging account of the Great War - the first book to tell the story of the ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£20.00

Hanns and Rudolf: The German Jew and the Hunt for the Kommandant of Auschwitz

Author: Thomas Harding

Price: £20.00

Published by: William Heinemann

Date Available: 05 September 2013

 

Synopsis

The true story of Hanns Alexander, the son of a prosperous German family who fled Berlin for London in the 1930s. &nb ... read more

  • 1
  • 2
  • 1 of 2 pages
Coming soon
Top Sellers
The Emperor Waltz, Philip Hensher, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£18.99

The Emperor Waltz

by Philip Hensher

 

Synopsis

The new novel from Booker Prize-shortlisted Philip Hensher – his most ambitious and daring novel yet. I ... read more

 

Release 31 July 2014

Publisher Fourth Estate

ISBN 978-0007459575

The Devil's Seal (Sister Fidelma 25), Peter Tremayne, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£19.99

The Devil's Seal (Sister Fidelma 25)

by Peter Tremayne

 

Synopsis

About the Author Peter Tremayne is the fiction pseudonym of a well-known authority on the ancient Celts, who has utilised his knowledge of ... read more

 

Release 07 August 2014

Publisher Headline

ISBN 978-1472208316

Traitor's Blade, Sebastien de Castell, Signed First Edition

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

Signed by the author

£19.99

Traitor's Blade - Signed, Lined and Dated

by Sebastien de Castell

 

Synopsis

Falcio is the first Cantor of the Greatcoats. Trained in the fighting arts and the laws of Tristia, the Greatcoats are travelling Magisters uph ... read more

 

Release 27 July 2014

Publisher Jo Fletcher Books

ISBN 978-1848663794SLD

Coming Soon
Top Sellers
The Summer of Dead Toys

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£14.99

The Summer of Dead Toys - JULY 2012 BOOK OF THE MONTH

by Antonio Hill

 

Synopsis

International crime fiction set in Barcelona, introducing Inspector Hector Salgado, whose problematic personal life threatens to destroy his ca ... read more

 

Release 01 July 2012

Publisher Doubleday

ISBN 9780857521125

Long Way Home (Zigic & Ferreira 1), Eva Dolan, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£24.99

Long Way Home (Zigic & Ferreira 1)

by Eva Dolan

 

Synopsis

The launch of a major new detective series from the publishers of Henning Mankell, Arnaldur Indridason and Fred Vargas ... read more

 

Release 09 January 2014

Publisher Harvill Secker

ISBN 978-1846557798

The Quick, Lauren Owen, signed numbered slipcase edition

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies.

UK First Edition / First Printing

£35.00

The Quick - Exclusive Slipcase Edition

by Lauren Owen

 

Synopsis

A major debut adventure You are about to discover the secrets of The Quick -   But fi ... read more

 

Release 07 April 2014

Publisher Jonathan Cape

ISBN 978-0224096386

We accept Maestro We accept Mastercard We accept Solo We accept Visa We accept Visa Electron We accept PayPal
  • ©2014. Goldsboro Books Ltd. All rights reserved. | Website design by Empire Elements Ltd.