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Kenya Mountain

By: Dutton, E.A.T.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1930

Seller ID: 006060

Condition: Good


First published in 1929, this is the new edition, published in 1930.Blue buckram, with title in gilt on spine and front cover. Condition: Good, although the covers are faded and sunned, particularly to the spine and cover edges. Some "bubbling" to cloth around the spine, not from damp but difficult to determine the cause.Light foxing to endpapers. Front endpaper bears the name G.Huxley (Gervas Huxley, husband of the writer on Africa, Elspeth Huxley), and the date 1933. B... View more info

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Limbo

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1920

Seller ID: 006263

Condition: Fair


Pale green cloth with title in paper label on spine. Condition: Fair, covers are generally lightly shelfworn and bumped with sunning to spine and title label, and some water splashmarks to spine. Front endpaper bears the name G.Huxley (Gervas Huxley, cousin of Aldous) and the date 1920. Some browning to endpapers and some light foxing within book and to textblock edges. Binding sound. 292pp. Limbo was Aldous Huxley's first collection of short fiction, and consists of six... View more info

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Lady Denman, G.B.E., 1884-1954

By: Huxley, Gervas

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, Chatto & Windus: 1961

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006059

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Inscribed by the author to his son, Charles Huxley and dated April 1961 on front endpaper.Dustjacket condition: Fair to good, generally lightly shelfworn and lightly soiled with a few small tears. Not price-clipped. 205pp. 16 b/w plates (inc.frontispiece). This biography tells the story of Lady Denman, one of the most notable British women of the early 20th century. Motivate... View more info

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Lady Elizabeth and the Grosvenors: Life in a Whig Family 1822-1839

By: Huxley, Gervas

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1965

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006291

Condition: Good


Olive green hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Some light foxing to fore-edge of textblock. Inscribed by the author to his aunt (Vera) on the front endpaper. Also loosely inserted is a letter from the author to his aunt. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with some creasing to front cover of jacket. Not price-clipped. 187pp. 8 b/w illustrations plus frontispiece. This book by Gervas Huxley (cousin of Aldou... View more info