Rare Signed & First Edition Charles Dickens Books | The First Edition

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New Arrivals

Includes Elvis Special annuals between 1964 and 1985, Black Beauty vintage illustrated books, Alice In Wonderland books, Peter Pan books, George Catlin early editionbooks, and more


Featured Books & Collectables

Includes Alice In Wonderland books, Peter Pan books, George Catlin North American Indians early editions, Elvis Presley vintage records and film posters, Rudyard Kipling The Jungle Book, vintage Disney collectables, film and entertainment collectables,and much more


Alice In Wonderland

Includes a rare deluxe edition of Alice In Wonderland i original leather binding, Alice In Wonderland books illustrated by Sir John Tenniel, Margaret W. Tarrant, Rene Cloke, and vintage Alice In Wonderland trade cards


Peter Pan


Includes J.M.Barrie Peter Pan books illustrated by Arthur Rackham, mabel Lucie Attwell, Rene Cloke, Alice B. Woodward, and Walt Disney Peter Pan trade cards



Includes vintage maps of the United States of America, George Catlin's North American Indians early edition books,  trade cards depicting American Indians in their traditional costumes, Elvis Presley collectables,vintage Disney collectables, and more, 


Biscuit Tins

Includes rare vintage Huntley and Palmers Lusitania biscuit tin manufactured for the export market, Huntley and Palmers Sir Winston Churchill commemorative biscuit tin, and more


Royal Family Collectables


Includes Queen Victoria rare vintage photographs, a rare large archive of vintage British Royal Family photographs, Bas Relief postcards, collection of Prince Charles christening photographs, coronation programmes, and more


Autographs & Signed Books


Includes rare large archive of Leslie Charteris, author of The Saint books, signed letters and other signed pieces, William Farnum rare signed photograph, Doris Day signed photograph for Picture Show annual, Moe Howard handwritten letter, Bob Hope autograph  on a theatre programme, Enid Blyton note on a postcard, Muhammad Ali signed biography,and much more 


Antiquarian Books

Includes William Makepeace thackeray The Nwcomes first edition in the original cloth, Mark Twain A Tramp Abroad in the original cloth, Randolph Caldecott first and early edition books, Walter Crane The Baby Opera, Rudyard Kipling first and early edition books, Edward Lear The Book of Nonsense, Kate Greenaway illustrated books, George Cruikshank The Comic Almanack, and many more Antiquarian Books


Children's Illustrated Books

Includes Black Beauty books, Alice In Wonderland n books; Peter Pan and Peter Pan and Wendy books; Rudyard Kipling The Jungle Book; W.E. Johns Gimlet Lends A Hand; Kenneth Grahame;Edward Lear The Book of Nonsense; Beatrix Potter The Tale of Little Pig Robinson; A.A. Milne Now We Are Six;  Grimm's Fairy Tales; and many other Children's Illustrated Books


Louis Wain

Includes The Monkey That Would Not Kill, The Marvelous Story of Puss In Boots, Our Darlings, and Louis Wain cats postcards


Wizard of Oz

Includes Wizard of Oz taken from the film with stills of Judy Garland and others - very scarce; Kabumpo in Oz, The Wonder City of Oz, The Magical Mimics in Oz, and a Jack Haley signed cheque/check


Comic Books & Annuals


Includes Felix The Cat Annual 1927, Felix The Cat Annual 1928, Felix The Cat Annual 1929, Doctor Who Annual 1978, The Flintstones Annual 1980, Batman Bumper Book 1970, and others


Rupert The Bear


Includes Margot the Midget and the Little Bear’s Christmas,  The Monster Rupert, and The Monster Rupert


Illustrated Books

Includes Arthur Rackham illustrated books; Black Edmund Dulac illustrated book; Beauty books illustrated by Cecil Aldin, John Beer, and Lionel Edwards; Peter Pan books illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell and others; Alice In Wonderland books illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell and others; Tannhauser illustrated and signed by Willy Pogany;  and many others


Modern First Edition Books

Includes Ian Fleming The Man With The Golden Gun; H.G. Wells New Worlds For Old; Frederick Forsyth The Dogs of War; Ernest Hemingway A Moveable Feast; John Betjeman Summoned By Bells; Noel Coward Cavalcade; Oscar Wilde A Woman of No Importance; Charles Lindbergh An Autobiography of Values; Bart Kennedy Slavery Pictures From The Depths; T.E. Lawrence The Mint; and many other Modern First Edition books


Agatha Christie


Includes The Mystery of the Blue Train, The Secret of Chimneys, Why Didn't They Ask Evans? Peril At End House, Miss Marple's Final Cases, A Caribbean Mystery, Four And Twenty Blackbirds, The Pale Horse, Death Comes As The End, After The Funeral, By The Pricking Of My Thumbs, Passenger To Frankfurt, Nemesis, Agatha Christie An Autobiography, and Agatha Christie biographies


Leslie Charteris

Includes The Last Hero, Call For The Saint, The Saint Five Complete Novels signed by Leslie Charteris, Leslie Charteris signed photograph, a rare archive of Leslie Charteris signed correspondence


P.G. Wodehouse

Includes The Coming Of Bill, The Inimitable Jeeves, Meet Mr Mulliner, The Small Bachelor, Big Money, The Little Nugget, Joy In The Morning, and The Week-End Wodehouse


Film & TV Memorabilia

Includes Twilight Zone film poster, The Neverending Story film poster, Batman vintage trade cards, The James Bond Theme rare Factory Sample record, Star Trek Theme rare Advance record, Top Gun film poster, James Bond Thunderball originla soundtrack LP, large vintage film postcard album with 261 rare and collectable postcards, and much more


Charlie Chaplin

Includes the rare first 3 Charlie Chaplin Essanay Studios photograph postcards in costume as The Tramp; The Great Dictator original set of window cards; The Gold Rush original still; Modern Times window cards; Charlie Chaplin press photographs; The Charlie Chaplin Archives numbered limited edition; Charlie Chaplin And His Times biography; and more


James Bond

Includes Ian Fleming The Man With The Golden Gun first edition book; The James Bond Theme Factory Sample; Goldfinger original LP soundtrack; Thunderball original LP soundtrack; You Only Live Twice original LP soundtrack; and From Russia With Love original LP soundtrack


Film Posters

Includes The Twilight Zone Advanced British Quad film poster; The Twilight Zone film poster; The Neverending Story film poster; This Is Elvis film poster; Prince Under The Cherry Moon; Shanghai Surprise starring Madonna; Who's That Girl starring Madonna; Jack starring Robin Williams; and many more



Includes collections of antique and vintage  film postcards such as early Charlie Chaplin Essanay film postcards; Lowney's Chocolates Native American Indians postcards; Donald McGilll saucy seaside postcards; antique Titanic postcards; antique Charles Dickens illustrated postcards; antique British Royal Family postcards; and signed postcards to include Enid Blyton, George Bernard Shaw, and The Jam


Press Photographs

Includes a large archive of vintage Royal Family press photographs; rare collection of 5 press photographs featuring Adolf Hitler; collection of 11 London Olympic Games 1948 press photographs; Prince Charles christening press photographs; and rare press photographs of Charlie Chaplin's visit to England in 1952 to promote his film Limelight


Theatre Programmes


Includes vintage theatre programmes such as All Alright At Oxford Circus London Palladium theatre programme; O-Kay For Sound London Palladium theatre programme; Beauté de Femmes Prince of Wales theatre programme; London Rhapsody London Palladium theatre programme; Swing Is In The Air theatre programme; London’s Follies Bergere theatre programme; Large As Life London Palladium theatre programme; and other collectable theatre programmes


Rock & Pop  Memorabilia

Includes the rare concert flyer and ticket stub for Star Scene '65, the concert promoted by Brian Epstein; Jerry Lee Lewis rare signed contract dated 26 July 1968; Madonna Shanghai Surprise film poster; Madonna Who's That Girl film poster; The Rolling Stones Big Hits [High Tide and Green Grass] stereo LP; and much more Rock and Pop Memorabilia


Elvis Presley

Includes a large selection of the Elvis Special annual books from the 1960's to the 1980's; vintage Elvis Presley singles,EPs and LPs; vintage Elvis Presley film posters and lobby cards; and a rare opportunity to own Elvis Presley's hotel key


The Beatles

Includes Beatles concert programmes such as The Beatles Show Bournemouth concert programme 1963; Beatles Christmas flexi discs; The Beatles complete set of 60 AB&C trade cards 1964;  Beatles sheet music; Beatles LPs and singles; Paul McCartney singles; and Ringo Starr singles


Vinyl Records

Includes Elvis Presley singles, EPS, and LPs; Beatles singles; Rolling Stones singles and LPs; Beach Boys singles; Roy Orbison singles; pop music from the 1970's to include ABBA Waterloo single; soundtracks to include the James Bond Factory Sample single; and more collectable vintage vinyl records


Sporting Collectables

Includes Muhammad Ali His Life and Times signed by Muhammad Ali first edition book 1991; vintage Muhammad Ali boxig programmes; vintage footbal programmes; rare Berlin Olympics 1936 German trade card album; collection of 11 London Olympic Games 1948 press  photographs; and many other great Sporting Collectables


Walt Disney Collectables

Includes vintage Walt Disney books such as Walt Disney Mickey Mouse Movie Stories Book 2 first edition 1935; vintage Walt Disney sheet music such as Walt Disney Silly Symphony Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf sheet music 1933; vintage Walt Disney toys such as Walt Disney Mickey Mouse boxed toy lantern outfit with full colour slides circa 1930’s; and many more rare Walt Disney Collectables