Welcome to The First Edition, Online Bookstore where you are able to shop on line
for rare books and autographs from one of the country’s premier book and autograph
dealers. The First Edition is a member of The Ephemera Society.
The First Edition is both a book dealer and autograph dealer, specialising in rare
and collectable books and mainly literary autographs.
Let The First Edition help you build your collection. Whether you are looking to
collect, invest or give a special present, The First Edition has the main following
categories for you to chose from (please click on link):
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At The First Edition Online Bookstore we are always here to assist you in your collecting
needs. Just email us if you need more information on any of the collectable books
that we have for sale.
If you would like to sell your books then please also email us with details of your
books. We would like to hear from you.
The First Edition Online Bookstore has an excellent selection of Antiquarian Books
and Antiquarian Children’s Books to include such eminent authors and illustrators
as Charles Dickens, William Makepeace Thackeray, Rudyard Kipling, Louis Wain and
many more. Below are some of the highlights from our Antiquarian Books and Antiquarian
Children’s Books sections.
The First Edition has an selection of children’s illustrated books by Mabel Lucie
Attwell for sale that spans her career from the 1920s through to the 1930s. The
Mabel Lucie Attwell Illustrated Books List includes Mabel Lucie Attwell Fairy Tales
circa 1911, Mabel Lucie Attwell Little Red Riding Hood circa 1915 from the Raphael
Tuck Golden Hours series of books, Mabel Lucie Attwell Little Red Riding Hood circa
1915 from the Raphael Tuck Fairy Tale Gems series of books, Mabel Lucie Attwell’s
Annual 1965, Mabel Lucie Attwell’s Annual 1974, and a great collection of collectable
Mabel Lucie Attwell postcards
The First Edition Online Bookstore has some very collectable editions of the Kenneth
Grahame book The Golden Age that includes Kenneth Grahame The Golden Age 1904, Kenneth
Grahame The Golden AgeNew Edition 1904, and Kenneth Grahame The Golden Age 1928
Signed Limited Edition that has been signed by the author Kenneth Grahame and the
illustrator E.H. Shepard
The First Edition Online Bookstore has very collectable J.M. Barrie books and memorabilia
for sale. The J.M. Barrie memorabilia includes J.M. Barrie Courage The Rectorial
Address Delivered at St. Andrews University in 1922.