modern first edition books from Firsts in Print

modern first edition books from Firsts in Print

Historical/Military fiction first editions

        All of the books on these pages are first editions and first printings

We hold a wide selection of historical or military fiction by a large number of writers. It's always worth asking in case we have what you are looking for in stock.



Hawksmoor
by Peter Ackroyd


Published: Hamish Hamilton, 1985

Near fine, with slightly pushed spine ends and browning to block, as usual, in near fine wrapper. Well liked 'detective' novel by Ackroyd.

Price: £20.00

Hawksmoor by Peter  Ackroyd


The Temporary Gentleman
by Sebastian Barry


Published: Faber, 2014

Fine in fine wrapper. This bleak but beautiful story of a man's life 'sings,' according to the Daily Telegraph. Barry is a Booker-winner in waiting. This copy signed by the author.

Price: £25.00

The Temporary Gentleman by Sebastian  Barry


Copperhead
by Bernard Cornwell


Published: Harper Collins, 1994

Very good plus in like wrapper, creased a little to extremities and with one longish dig towards middle of rear panel. 2nd in Starbuck series.

Price: £8.00

Copperhead by Bernard Cornwell


Tha Flame Bearer
by Bernard Cornwell


Published: Harper Collins, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. Latest in the series, rapidly reprinted.

Price: £20.00

Tha Flame Bearer by Bernard Cornwell


Waterloo
by Bernard Cornwell


Published: William Collins, 2014

Fine in fine wrapper. Cornwell's acclaimed account of the battle. Signed by the author.

Price: £25.00

Waterloo by Bernard  Cornwell


All the Light We Cannot See
by Anthony Doerr


Published: Scribner, 2014

Fine US edition in fine wrapper. Glorious novel, and elusive mix of popular and critical success. Winner of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize and Finalist for the National Book Award. Sure to be made into a film at some point.

Price: £195.00

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony   Doerr


The Lie
by Helen Dunmore


Published: Hutchinson, 2014

Fine in fine wrapper. Signed by the author. Dunmore's spare and beautiful meditation on World War I has been quickly reprinted and is scarce signed in first edition, which this is.

Price: £28.00

The Lie by Helen  Dunmore


Edge of Eternity
by Ken Follett


Published: Macmillan, 2014

Fine in fine wrapper. Third part of the acclaimed Century trilogy, re-printed before publication. Signed copy and rare as such.

Price: £45.00

Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett


Icebreaker
by John Gardner


Published: Jonathan Cape and Hodder & Stoughton, 1983

Very good book, with browning to block, in like wrapper with a little loss to one or two corners and light rubbing to extremities and rear panel. Gardner's third outing as Bond, with classic Botten artwork. Comes with signed letter from Gardner from his Banbury home to a fan.

Price: £195.00

Icebreaker by John Gardner


Conclave
by Robert Harris


Published: Hutchinson, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. Latest novel from the acclaimed author. Signed copy. Special price.

Price: £18.00

Conclave by Robert Harris


Dictator
by Robert Harris


Published: Hutchinson, 2015

Fine proof. Latest novel by author of Fatherland. Signed copy.

Price: £12.00

Dictator by Robert Harris


Dictator
by Robert Harris


Published: Hutchinson, 2015

Fine in fine wrapper. Latest novel by author of Fatherland. Signed copy.

Price: £20.00

Dictator by Robert Harris


Dictator
by Robert Harris


Published: Hutchinson, 2015

Fine in fine wrapper. Latest novel by author of Fatherland. Signed and dated copy.

Price: £22.00

Dictator by Robert Harris


Dictator
by Robert Harris


Published: Hutchinson, 2015

Fine limited edition, limited to 1000 signed and numbered copies in slipcase and publisher's shrinkwrap. Latest novel by author of Fatherland.

Price: £30.00

Dictator by Robert Harris


The Dynamite Room
by Jason Hewitt


Published: Simon & Schuster, 2014

Fine in fine wrapper. Popular debut by Desmond Elliot-longlisted writer. Sigend by the author.

Price: £18.00

The Dynamite Room  by Jason Hewitt

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