SCREW THE ROSES, SEND ME THE THORNS The Romance and Sexual Sorcery of Sadomasochism
Mystic rose, 2006 First Edition reprinted. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Size: 11" x 9" approx. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Erotica; ISBN: 0964596008. Inventory No: 0031896. (Book ref. 0031896) £30.00
Smelling of Roses
Virgin Books, 1997 First Edition. Book Condition: Near Fine Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Fiction Classic & Modern ; ISBN: 1852276592. Inventory No: 0017521. (Book ref. 0017521) £4.00
NO TIME FOR ROSES
(Poetry Salzburg 2009 1st edn) 8vo pbk. 80pp. Brand new book by grandson of JRR Tolkien, and signed by him. Many copies available immeditely from stock. (Book ref. 10645) £5.95
IN THE WARS OF THE ROSES a Story for the Young
T Nelson and Sons London 1894 G (no dj, blue decorated cloth with decorative gilt title panel and red/gilt decoration on spine, embossed gilt lettering front board and embossed black panel of knights on horseback one of whom carrying bright gilt shield with red rose, lightly worn head and tail of lightly darkened spine, all corners rubbed, front free endpaper missing and remains of removed plates front fixed endpaper, occasional brown blotches/smudges in margins) 12mo 256pp. B/w frontis with creased tissue guard, illustrated half title page with etching "beside the brook". (Book ref. 34895) £4.00
Shrub Roses for Every Garden: A Planting Guide with 195 Roses Illustrated in Colour
London: Collins, 1973. Illustrated by Marjorie Blamey. First Edition. Red Cloth. Very Good Plus. 192 pp, illustrated endpapers, further illustrated by 24 colour plates and figures within the text; summary chart of roses described, supplementary notes, bibliography, indexes. With a foreword by R C Balfour, President of the Royal National Rose Society. The page edges are age-toned. The dust-wrapper has not been price-clipped, is free from tears, and retains its original colour. This is a very nice copy. (Book ref. 008512) £4.00
The Black Arrow, A Tale of the Two Roses
London: Cassell, 1924 Reprint. Red cloth, gilt Pagination: viii, 304. Attractive copy of Stevenson's classic novel set in 15th-century England.. Book: head/tail bumped, spine sl dulled, ffep cracked but v secure, VG, Jacket: n/a (Book ref. 2875) £11.00
ROSES & CASTLES.
Rothwell. Published by author. 1976. Stapled paperback. 48 pages. B.w. and colour illustrations. Fine in a near-fine papercover which is now yellowing towards the spine. Ex shop stock. Unread book. (Book ref. 4708) £4.50
THE WARS OF THE ROSES.
London. Hart-Davis MacGibbon. 1973. lst edn. Hardback. 202 pages plus index. B.w. and colour illustrations. V.g. in navy boards with gilt lettering to spine, yellowing to page edges, in a v.g. d.w. ISBN: 246-10618-2. (Book ref. 3779) £4.95
The Royal Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Roses
Dorling Kindersley, 2003 448p, colour frontispiece, numerous colour illustrations in the text, 9.3” x 11.5”, a fine copy in a fine dust-jacket (as new)  (Because of the weight of this book, the default postal charge will not suffice and we will request an additional charge for this item.) (Book ref. 105620) £13.00
The Black Arrow: A Tale of Two Roses
London: Eveleigh Nash & Grayson. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s) Undated. Circa 1930. 8vo. Dark blue full leather. with gilt school-library stamp to front (Aysgarth School tree motif). School prize bookplate on inside front board, inscribed (dated Summer 1930). Endpapers slightly foxed. Pages otherwise very clean. All edges gilt. Light marking to leather but overall VG (Book ref. 0786) £7.50
Roses and Cavaliers: An Exiting Historical Adventure in the Tudor and Stuart Times
Wisbech: LDA, 1993. 1st Edition. Softcover. First Edition. 8vo. Softcover. An educational adventure-game story. B/w illustrations. With teacher's guide sheet at rear, as published. Very clean. No inscriptions. FINE (Book ref. 06549) £10.00
The Black Arrow: A Tale of Two Roses (Skerryvore Edition)
London: Heinemann, 1924. Hardcover. First thus. The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson: The Skerryvore Edition. Volume VIII. 8vo. Maroon cloth. 265 pp. Inscr. to ffep. Light occasional foxing. Spine sunned. Overall GOOD (Book ref. 04129) £8.00
Wordsworth Edition Wellfleet Press, New Jersey 1990. Reprint. Large 4to. 342pp. 167 cold. plates. Very good in d/w. US$39 (Book ref. 213512) £25.00
London: Conran Octopus, 1995. Illustrated by Clay Perry (photographer). 1995 Reprint. Hard Back. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Minor scratches and wear to dust wrapper. (Book ref. 27665) £13.00
The English roses: too good to be true.
London, Puffin Books, 2006. 1st edition. Sequel to Madonna's first book for children, published in 2003. Illustrated by Stacy Peterson. Fine condition in a fine unclipped dustwrapper. (Book ref. 128) £10.00
The English roses.
London, Puffin Books, 2003. 1st edition. Madonna's first book for children. Illustrated by Jeffrey Fulvimari. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper, not priceclipped.. (Book ref. 116) £10.00
Illustrated Guide to Roses
London: C.Arthur Pearson Ltd., 1967. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Burgundy cloth binding, 96 pages, over 240 illustrations, 33 in colour, index; no previous ownership name, with unclipped dustjacket. A clear, well-produced, practical book. (Book ref. 3248) £5.00
Roses are Red.
London; Headline, 2000.. F/F. First UK edition. Hardcover, 8vo, red cloth, 307 pages. Fine, no previous owner name, in bright dustjacket (price clipped). (Book ref. 2929) £5.00
Blood Red Roses: A Novel of Historical Suspense
New York: Avon Books, 1997. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0380973529 First printing, grey/white boards, silver lettering, blind-stamped ML on upper board, 353 pages. Much praised second novel, a tale set in Maine, 1786. (Book ref. 1937) £6.00
Lancaster & York: The wars of the Roses
Jonathan Cape, 1995. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Tightly bound and gently read. Both book & jacket are in excellent clean and sound condition. No inscription or ownerhip markings. No tears or loss. The unclipped jacket has some very light edge wear. (Book ref. 022252) £10.00